Top 10 awesome movies like Elizabeth Ekadashi that you will enjoy watching
You just finished watching Elizabeth Ekadashi and you can't get over how good this movie was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar movies which are created by the likes of Paresh Mokashi, Chaitanya Badve and Durgesh Badve-Mahajan . Here goes the list -
- Aai Shappath..!
- Tuhya Dharma Koncha?
- Maati Maay
- Mala Kahich Problem Nahi
In today's urban Indian lifestyle where more relationships seem idealistic and flawless, an archaeologist encounters his look alike and the disturbing past of the look alike's aging mother in rural Maharashtra. But was his father responsible for the plight of this old woman. The film is an emotional story of a romance failed by a cruel twist of fate, a confrontation of shattered family values and rebuilding of human bonds.
This movie, created by Nitish Bharadwaj, Poorvi Bhave and Suhas Joshi, scores 8.1 on IMDb.
Genres - Mystery | Drama | Family
Ratnagiri-based young Gargi, who lives a fairly wealthy lifestyle with her widowed mother, Devki, re-locates to Pune to enroll in a hostel. It is here she will have to deal with a hostile room-mate, Roopa Bhattacharya; a wealthy Mohan Ranade, who wants to flirt with her; follow the instructions of her guardian, Shekhar, who wants to wed her; learn dancing and singing from famous maestro Pundit Omkarnath; as well as return home to deal with the fact that her mother had a secret life and that her father is still alive.
This movie, created by Sanjay Soorkar, Mansi Salvi and Shreyas Talpade, scores 7.3 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama
A municipal sweeper by profession, Babanrao lives a mundane life and barely manages to bring home an income for the family. However, events take an interesting turn when he accidentally uncovers an astounding stash of cash.
This movie, created by Vikas Sivaraman, Bhalchandra Kadam and Neha Joshi, scores 7.1 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama
Tuhya Dharma Koncha? (Whats Your Religion?) is a story of a tribal family caught between various social and religious groups claiming their land and their livelihood. The film also portrays faith and the conditions of a tribal family on the backdrop of religious conversions.
This movie, created by Satish Manwar, Upendra Limaye and Vibhawari Deshpande, scores 7.8 on IMDb.
Genres - Action | Drama | Family
Tani and Kamli are two sisters who live in Maharashtra, India. While Tani has married Bhaurao and lives a comfortable life in a village, Kamli has married a male in Bombay, where she lives a poor lifestyle with her brother, Sreepu, and a school-going daughter. After the passing away of her husband, Kamli becomes very depressed and eventually passes away. Sreepu takes her daughter to live with Tani in the village. Shortly after their arrival, Sreepu returns home to Bombay, while an overjoyed Tani welcomes her niece. Her husband, Bhaurao, is not at all pleased with the new arrival. Tani gets her niece admitted in the village school - only girl in the entire school. Her niece's talents go unnoticed by a careless Teacher, Deshpande, who eventually insults Tani and as a result she gets her admission annulled, and gets her admitted to another school run by Jadhav. While this does bring some stability in her niece's life, Tani's life is anything but, as she knows that her husband is having a sexual relationship with her maid-servant, Tulsa. A confrontation does take place and Bhaurao more or less tells Tani that she should resign herself to her situation. The question remains, will Tani really resign herself to this situation, and if not, what will be the outcome for her young and easily impressionable niece?
This movie, created by Amol Palekar, Yogita Deshmukh and Shilpa Navalkar, scores 5.5 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama
Gangoobai, a Maid-in-Matheran, has lived a life with simple aspirations, until one day she finds a new purpose of buying a designer sari. She follows her dream to the big city of Mumbai.
This movie, created by Priya Krishnaswamy, Sarita Joshi and Purab Kohli, scores 7.4 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama | FamilyWatch Trailer
A young man learns the strange truth about a local outcast in this drama from filmmaker Chitra Palekar, starring one of India's most respected actresses, Nandita Das. Bragirath (Kshitij Gavande) is a bright young boy being raised by his father Narsu (Atul Kulkarni), a superstitious single father who can barely believe what his son has learned in science class. One day, curious Bragirath asks Narsu about Chandi (Das), an odd and unkempt woman who wanders through their village beating a metal pot to warn people of her presence. Narsu tells the lad that Chandi is a witch -- and that she also happens to be Bragirath's mother. In flashback, we are introduced to Chandi as a young and vibrant woman who is given the unpleasant task of overseeing the funerals of the village's children. Chandi sees her job as important if hardly pleasant, but in time her contact with the spirits of the dead has an unexpected impact on her and those around her.
This movie, created by Chitra Palekar, Mukta Barve and Nandita Das, scores 7.6 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama
The film portrays the unexpected incidents happening over two days in the life of an oversees returned, middle class family man Jitya Bhau in a the small town city of Maharashtra.
This movie, created by V.K. Prakash, Prakash Bare and Sachin Khedekar, scores 7.2 on IMDb.
Genres - Thriller | Drama | Family
In today's world, which is full of stress, family time has become a thing of the past. Highlighting the modern issue of attention, loneliness, and disconnect that plagues modern nuclear families, 'Mala Kahich Problem Nahi' looks highly relatable and engaging. The movie acts as a bridge between two cultures and communities. Like thousands of others, Gashmeer Mahajani (Ajay) and Spruha Joshi (Ketaki) are portraying an urban couple with a complex relationship. The stress and strain of the outer world can impact both the individuals and their families, putting them in an immense amount of pressure. How they deal with this pressure, forms the crux of the film.
This movie, created by Sameer Vidwans, Satish Alekar and Seema Deshmukh, scores 7.2 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama