Movies like Rahm

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Rahm (2016)
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Rahm (2016)
Original name: رحم
Genre: Drama
Country: Pakistan, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A virtuous woman has to choose between her honour or saving her brother's life in a Sufi interpretation of William Shakespeare's 'Measure for Measure'.
Plot: governor, heart attack, justice, death sentence, legal, arrest, wheelchair

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, thought provoking and disturbing films with plots about legal, husband wife relationship, society, shakespeare, life is a bitch, rebellion and courtroom drama mostly in Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Rahm: Fun and Games (1971), Walk in the Shadow (1962), A Performance of Macbeth (1979), Thevar Magan (1992), Ada (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Fun and Games (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The daughter of a British prison governor returns from an American finishing school, and chases after the inmates of her Dad's prison.
Plot: teasing, blackmail, schoolgirl, prisoner, exploitation, father, governor, daughter, warden, sexploitation, women in prison, slut ...
Place: britain, usa
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Walk in the Shadow (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young girl, Ruth (Lynn Taylor), is injured in a boating accident and taken to hospital for what is regarded as a routine emergency. Her parents are informed that only a blood transfusion will save her life, but her religious fundamentalist father, ...
Style: thought provoking, psychological, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, moral dilemma, ship, hotshot lawyer, rebellion, power relations, dedicated lawyer, village, legal action, death in the family, terminal illness, rehabilitation ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Performance of Macbeth (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Shakespeare's classic tragedy of ambition, witches and murder.
Plot: able to see the dead
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Thevar Magan (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Thevar Magan (English: Son of the Thevar) is a 1992 Indian Tamil film produced by, written by, and starring Kamal Hassan in the title role. It was directed by Bharathan and also stars Sivaji Ganesan, Nasser, Revathi and Gouthami in pivotal roles. ...
Plot: festival, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, death, heart attack, fence, cremation, feud, love, train station, attempted murder, wedding, kiss on the cheek ...
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Ada (1961)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A popular but naive country singer is elected governor of a southern state and, once in office, decides to dismantle the corrupt political machine that got him elected. Director Daniel Mann's 1961 political drama stars Susan Hayward, Dean ...
Plot: governor, politics, politician, redheaded woman, female politician, political corruption, husband wife relationship, gossip, scandal, country singer
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Dance of Death (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 149 min.
Story: An egocentric artillery captain and his venomous wife engage in savage unremitting battles in their isolated island fortress of the coast of Sweden at the turn of the century. Alice, a former actress who sacrificed her career for secluded military ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: island, curses spells and rituals, fall in love, couples, quarantine, love and romance, romance, rivalry, battle of wits, sea captain, husband wife relationship, marriage as hell ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.3
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Dragonard (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In 1747, a handsome but rebellious Scotsman named Richard Abdee is auctioned off as a slave on a Caribbean island controlled by French and British sugar-planters. When caught having sex with his owner's wife, Abdee is given 100 lashes with the ...
Plot: corporal punishment, adultery, punishment, slavery, brother sister incest, caribbean sea, death sentence, beefcake, capital punishment, sugarcane, sexploitation, slave auction ...
Time: 18th century
Place: jamaica, south africa, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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King Lear (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: King Lear, old and tired, divides his kingdom among his daughters, giving great importance to their protestations of love for him. When Cordelia, youngest and most honest, refuses to idly flatter the old man in return for favor, he banishes her and ...
Plot: tragedy, shakespeare's king lear, shakespeare
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Guttersnipes (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Poor painter helps a paralysed child.
Plot: painter, disability, custody battle, death of parent, loss of parent, paralysis, wheelchair, street musician, poverty, foster parent
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Boycott (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Valeh, a member of a leftist organization, is arrested by the SAVAK and sentenced to death. In prison, he reconsiders his relationships with members of his political cell, and begins to doubt the validity of the ideas for which he is condemned. At ...
Plot: prison, marxism, death sentence, death penalty, arrest, faith, political prisoner, guerilla warfare, political activist, murder, torture, husband wife relationship ...
Place: iran, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.5
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The Shadow Box (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Over the course of a day in a California hospice, three terminally ill patients are observed with their families reflecting on life and death. Adapted for television from the award-winning play by Michael Cristofer.
Plot: ex husband ex wife relationship, marriage, wheelchair, husband wife relationship, terminal illness, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, cancer, death, homosexual, hospice, long lost daughter ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 8.1
 202
Richard III (1983)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 239 min.
Story: Richard Duke of Gloucester, youngest brother of King Edward IV, will stop at nothing to get the crown. He first convinces the ailing King that the Duke of Clarence, his elder brother, is a threat to the lives of Edward's two young sons. Edward ...
Plot: king of england, shakespeare
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58%
 7.0
 2K
Interview (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A middle-aged journalist interviews the real-life Dutch star Katja Schuurman, in her own loft. Pierre, the journalist is annoyed at being given such a fluffy assignment, as he is normally a political correspondent. Initially he has no questions for ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: rebellion, couples, deadly, legal, politics, media, society, rivalry, state affairs, confession, legal action, drug use ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Henry IV Part II (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The death of King Henry the Fourth and the coronation of King Henry the Fifth.
Plot: british history, king of england, shakespeare
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
I, Daniel Blake (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A middle aged carpenter, who requires state welfare after injuring himself, is joined by a single mother in a similar scenario.
Style: disturbing, compassionate, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: carpenter, single mother, poverty, heart attack, social services, working class, welfare, friendship, public health, compassion, self discovery, immigrants ...
Time: 2010s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Pericles, Prince of Tyre (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 177 min.
Story: When Pericles discovers the dread answer to Antioch's riddle, he flees for his life straight into famine, shipwreck, love, fatherhood, and another shipwreck; he loses his wife and daughter, and doesn't find them again until the story moves ...
Plot: king, prince, bbc, shakespeare
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Mizhikal Sakshi (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A mother finds it hard to believe that her son is convicted as a terrorist and is sent to gallows. Eventually, she loses her mental balance.
Plot: muslim, death sentence, temple, capital punishment, hindu, old lady, loss of son, false accusation, miscarriage of justice, injustice, wrongful conviction, death of son ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Exonerated (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, suspenseful, based on true events
Plot: false accusation, racism, injustice, fighting the system, human spirit, courtroom drama, deadly, legal, rebellion, hopes, life is a bitch, society ...
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Mojo (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
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Time: 50s, 1950s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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My Night with Reg (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
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Henry IV Part I (1979)
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Madame X (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Macbeth (1997)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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46%
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Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
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Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man becomes enraged when his mother remarries his wealthy uncle after his father dies.
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 7.0
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Accounts (1983)
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Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Andersonville Trial (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
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