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16 Movies Like Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

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1 Love Story (1970) ★ 6.9

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A boy and a girl from different backgrounds fall in love regardless of their upbringing - and then tragedy strikes.
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2 Explicit Ills (2008) ★ 5.5

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A drama of four interconnecting stories revolving around love, drugs and poverty in Philadelphia.
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3 The Choice (2016) ★ 6.6

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Travis and Gabby first meet as neighbors in a small coastal town and wind up in a relationship that is tested by life's most defining events.
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4 A Better Life (2011) ★ 7.2

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Carlos Galindo is a decent man, a Mexican single parent working as a gardener in California to raise Luis, his fourteen-year-old son, whom Carlos is frightened will drift into local gang culture. Carlos buys a truck for his work with money loaned by his sister but a shifty new employee steals it from him and, though Carlos and Luis track the thief down, he has sold the truck. Father and son bond as they reclaim the vehicle from the pound but Carlos attracts police attention, making his future in America uncertain when it is discovered that he is an undocumented immigrant.
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5 Love Likes Coincidences (2011) ★ 7.2

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Year 1977, a September morning in Ankara... Yilmaz tries to rush his pregnant wife Neriman to the hospital and he crushes into Omer's car. This accident causes Omer's pregnant wife Inci, who was in the back seat, to have a pre-term labor. The babies are born on the same day. They see each other for the first time... This accident is the threshold of the coincidences that bring Ozgur and Deniz together. They come across each other in Ankara several times during their childhood and youth. Each intersection has a butterfly effect, resulting in drastic changes in their lives. They become each other's puppy love or their first heartbreak... But beyond this, each confluence changes their route of life. Not only theirs, but also their families'... They sometimes cause disasters, sometimes miracles. However, they can never be together. Whatever it is that brings them together, manages to build a transparent wall between them. Until they come across each other again in Istanbul, 25 years later...
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6 Forrest Gump (1994) ★ 8.8

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The presidencies of Kennedy and Johnson, the Vietnam War, the Watergate scandal and other historical events unfold from the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75, whose only desire is to be reunited with his childhood sweetheart.
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7 My Name Is Khan (2010) ★ 7.9

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Rizwan Khan, a Muslim from the Borivali section of Mumbai, suffers from Asperger's syndrome, a form of high-functioning autism that complicates socialization. The adult Rizwan marries a Hindu single mother, Mandira, in San Francisco. After 9/11, Rizwan is detained by authorities at LAX who mistake his disability for suspicious behavior. Following his arrest, he meets Radha, a therapist who helps him deal with his situation and his affliction. Rizwan then begins a journey to meet US President Bush to clear his name.
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8 Catch Me If You Can (2002) ★ 8.1

Barely 21 yet, Frank is a skilled forger who has passed as a doctor, lawyer and pilot. FBI agent Carl becomes obsessed with tracking down the con man, who only revels in the pursuit.
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9 A Beautiful Mind (2001) ★ 8.2

From world fame to sinful depths, John Forbes Nash, Jr. A mathematical genius, at the dawn of his career he did titanic work in game theory that turned that branch of mathematics upside down and practically brought him international fame.

However, literally at the same time, the arrogant and successful with women Nash receives a stroke of fate that turns his own life upside down.

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10 The Pursuit of Happyness (2006) ★ 8.0

Chris Gardner is a single father. Raising a five-year-old son, Chris struggles to make sure the child grows up happy. Working as a salesman, he cannot pay his rent and they are evicted.

Finding himself on the street, but unwilling to give up, the father takes a job as an intern at a brokerage company, expecting to get a professional position. Only during the internship he will not receive any money, and the internship lasts 6 months...

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11 American Beauty (1999) ★ 8.4

A sexually frustrated suburban father has a mid-life crisis after becoming infatuated with his daughter's best friend.
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12 Spotlight (2015) ★ 8.1

The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core.
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13 The Social Network (2010) ★ 7.7

The film tells the story of the creation of Facebook, one of the most popular social networks on the Internet. The network's resounding success among users around the world changed the lives of Harvard University classmates who founded it in 2004 and became the youngest multimillionaires in the United States in a few years.
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14 Life of Pi (2012) ★ 7.9

A young man who survives a disaster at sea is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While cast away, he forms an unexpected connection with another survivor: a fearsome Bengal tiger.
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15 Lion (2016) ★ 8.0

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Saru, a boy from the slums, was lost at the age of five. The story of the surprising twists and turns of his fate and the search for his family.

Lion (2016) is on #15 spot of movies related to Slumdog Millionaire (2008). Lion (2016) was released in 2016, made by Garth Davis and has average rating 8.0 in 2022. Main stars of the Lion (2016) film are: Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara.

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16 The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button (2008) ★ 7.8

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Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with consequences.

The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button (2008) film was made by . Main stars of the movie: Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Tilda Swinton. You can find The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button (2008) in the the next genre categories: Drama, Fantasy, Romance and The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button (2008) has average rating 7.8, according to Screench user votes.

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