Movies like Ram Lakhan

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Ram Lakhan (1989)
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Ram Lakhan (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Sharda (Raakhee) vows vengeance when her husband is murdered by his two evil cousins, Bhishamber (Amrish Puri) and Bhanu (Paresh Rawal), and she and her two young sons are thrown out on the street. Those sons grow into the upstanding police officer Ram (Jackie Schroff) and the easily tempted dreamer Lakhan (Anil Kapoor). If the family is to be avenged, Ram will have to lead his brother away from the path of corruption he's strayed onto, and protect him from the influence of Bhanu and Bhishamber.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: crimes, vengeance, gang, family relations, couple relations, bollywood, vigilantism, siblings relations, rivalry, destiny, dancing, horse, bandit, village, prison escape, police, hostage, criminal, crime boss, corrupt cop, competition, deception, good versus evil, gunfight, capture ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india

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Most similar movies to Ram Lakhan

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about rivalry, crimes, vengeance, bollywood, family relations, murder and revenge mostly in Drama, Action and Romance genres. Some movies like Ram Lakhan: The Pigeon (1989), Cherished Memories (2001), Akela (1991), Karma (1986), Josh (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Pigeon (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: At an early age, Kishen, to provide a better life for himself and his younger brother Karan, entered the underworld. To prevent the same fate from happening to Karan, he sent him abroad, but before this had happened, Karan had fallen in love with ...
Style: realistic, serious, cult film
Plot: friendship, murder, wedding, gangsters, assassination, criminal's revenge, orphan, siblings relations, bollywood, vengeance, drug dealing, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, india, new delhi, mumbai india, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Cherished Memories (2001)
Genre: Musical, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Raj Singh Puri has a very wealthy friend in Lalit Kumar Malhotra, and his wife, Nalini. After the passing away of his wife, Shalini, Raj has become more dependent on the Malhotras, and they have offered him support and solace in his time of need. ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, fall in love, young lovers, romance, win over, parents and children, bollywood, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, materialism, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, malaysia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 5.1
 399
Akela (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The 7th film of Ramesh Sippy.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: twins, murder, family relations, tough heroes, chaos and mayhem, fall in love, vengeance, siblings relations, rivalry, gangsters, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Karma (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 193 min.
Story: When senior police inspector Vishwa Pratap Singh arrests Dr. Michael Dang, the leader of the international terrorist group PSO, the group blast the jail Dang is lodged in killing huge numbers of inmates including two of Vishwa's sons and his ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: death row, terrorism, prison, master criminal, adventure, on the run, criminal heroes, law enforcement, assassination, danger, dishonesty, fugitives ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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 6.1
 9K
Josh (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Shah Rukh Khan and Sharad Kapoor are the leaders of the two rival gangs. Aishwarya Rai is Shah Rukh Khan's twin sister. Shah Rukh is in love with Priya Gill. Chandrachur Singh is Sharad Kapoor's younger brother who studies in a catering ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, captivating, exciting, melancholic
Plot: gang, rivalry, street gang, twins, family relations, love affair, siblings relations, bollywood, fall in love, love and romance, crimes, attempted murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
1942: A Love Story (1994)
Genre: Romance, Action, Drama, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: In 1942 the British ruled India, a time when people were either working for the British or rallying for underground meetings and protests against them. Amidst this background, Naren Singh, falls in love with Rajeshwari Pathak. But their romance is ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: rebellion, revolution, revolutionary, young lovers, politics, state affairs, romance, society, orphan, love and romance, culture clash, bollywood ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: india, europe, england, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.5
 419
True Blood (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ray Trueblood, member of a street gang, is framed by an enemy of a rival gang, Billy "Spider" Masters. Ray is accused of killing a cop and he has to escape leaving behind his little brother, Donny. Ten years later Ray returns to his ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, frame up, criminal's revenge, crimes, vengeance, family relations, siblings relations, deadly, dishonesty, criminal heroes, false accusation, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 7.5
 2K
Inheritance (1997)
Genre: Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: After completing his studies in London, England, Shakti Thakur returns home to India in a small town where his family resides.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: rivalry, village, village life, disability, social relations, family relations, couples, estate, bollywood, parents and children, small town, homecoming ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Shakti (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
Story: A scrupulously honest cop refuses kidnappers' demands at grave risk to the life of his son. The son is rescued but lives forever scarred by his father's willingness to sacrifice his own son for the sake of his principles. This works out to ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: gangsters, kidnapping, drug dealing, on the run, heroes, master criminal, rivalry, buddies, crime, chases and races, ransom, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.1
 412
Arrested (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Kishan Kumar Khanna is a well-rate film actor who falls head over heels in love with young, beautiful and attractive Anuradha Saxena much to the dislikeness of her gangster brother who wastes no time in entrapping Kishan in a web of lies and deceits ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: gangsters, prison, false accusation, fall in love, prison life, vengeance, bollywood, siblings relations, frame up, escape, family relations, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.1
 3K
Soldier (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: The story follows a young man (Bobby Deol) who flees India and arrives in Australia seeking vengence for something that started in India. In Australia he meets and falls in love with the daughter of a rich and powerful man(Suresh Oberoi). The story ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: chase, village, rivalry, love and romance, heroes, crimes, danger, soldier, chases and races, deadly, tough heroes, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, asia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Born to Hate... Destined to Love (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: While fighting for the political supremacy of their respective families, a Hindu man and a Muslim woman share a forbidden romance.
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, tense, captivating ...
Plot: village, family relations, romance, forbidden love, rivalry, vengeance, bollywood, hopes, destiny, clan, family feud, friendship ...
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Agneepath (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: In a small Indian village Mandwa, Vijay Dinanath Chauhan is taught about the path of fire (Agneepath) by his principled father. His life is shattered when the evil drug lord Kancha Cheena hangs his father. Vijay leaves for Mumbai with his pregnant ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: revenge, criminal heroes, family relations, drug lord, parents and children, uninhibited rivalry, teaching the ways of the world, deadly, rivalry, crimes, bollywood, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1977, 70s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Call (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 176 min.
Story: Major Jaidev Rajvansh (Anil Kapoor) and his fellow officer Hussein (Om Puri) manage to rescue a leading politician as well as capture his kidnapper, Abhrush (Danny Denzongpa). The terrorist has been wanted for years and he is finally captured by the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: love and romance, criminal's revenge, vengeance, unfulfilled love, rivalry, danger, deadly, master villain, crimes, bollywood, love triangle, unrequited love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Lola the Truck Driving Woman (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Musical
Country: Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lola finds herself into the world of violence and drug trafficking when her father is murdered for refusing to put his truck to the service of a powerful cartel, with protections at high police levels. Knowing the local officials will not serve out ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, rivalry, crimes, life is a bitch, investigation, dealing with death, murder, vengeance, vigilantism, injustice, graphic violence, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.7
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Agneepath (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Vijay's father is brutally lynched by villagers after being framed by Kancha Cheena, and his family is forced to flee. The young Vijay vows revenge, and grows...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: murder, gangsters, criminal's revenge, law enforcement, rivalry, family relations, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, frame up, bollywood, redemption, on the run ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: asia, india, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Justice Chaudhury (1983)
Genre: Drama, Action, Comedy, Family
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: An honest and upright lawyer becomes a judge; marries his disabled daughter to a crook, and is blackmailed to compromise his judicial judgements.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: frame up, criminal's revenge, rivalry, legal, mute or deaf, misfit, family relations, police detective, vengeance, siblings relations, uninhibited rivalry, bollywood ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Trident (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Vijay Kumar is the illegitimate son of a construction baron, Raj Kumar Gupta and his first love, Shanti, whom he gives up in order to marry a wealthy heiress. Raj does not know of this son, who grows up and after his mother's death comes to ...
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, tense, captivating
Plot: rivalry, betrayal, family relations, family business, love affair, true love, parents and children, bollywood, couples, estrangement, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, india, new delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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What Comes Around (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Country singer Joe Hawkins must fight both drug addiction and his unscrupulous manager to get back on his feet.
Style: gloomy, realistic, serious
Plot: artists and showbiz, crimes, rivalry, vengeance, siblings relations, vigilantism, country, down on your luck, life is a bitch, drugs/alcohol, family relations, musician ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.0
 2K
Acid (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: Mahesh Deshmukh has joined the nation's armed forces as that he can honestly and patriotically serve the country. During his college days he has a run-in with fellow-collegian Mohini. A bet between his friends and himself ends up with him ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, deportation, gangsters, hopes, danger, bollywood, alcohol abuse, fall in love, true love, graphic violence, wanted, career change ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.3
 780
Footpath (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Footpath is a Hindi crime thriller film directed by Vikram Bhatt and released in 2003. The film stars Aftab Shivdasani, Rahul Dev, Bipasha Basu and marked the debut of Emraan Hashmi. The film failed to do well at the box office. This film is ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: murder, friendship, gangsters, police investigation, gang, working undercover, vengeance, on the run, going straight, siblings relations, bollywood, false identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, new delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Flames of the Sun (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Thriller, Western
Country: India
Duration: 204 min.
Story: A Police Officer, whose family was killed by a bandit named Gabbar Singh, decides to fight fire with fire and recruits two convicts, Jai & Veeru, to bring Gabbar Singh to jail alive, but will they succeed in their mission and get their reward? ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, touching, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fight, vengeance, martial arts, partners, adventure, redemption, romance, criminal heroes, murder, fall in love, bandit, village ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 2.1
 1K
Dreamz (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Singer/Dancer Monty Oberoi meets and falls in love with Tina. He then starts hallucinating and having visions of an unknown place. His doctors advise him to take a break and he decides to travel to Kenya, where Tina resides with her uncle, Kabira, ...
Style: emotional, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, disorder, vengeance, dishonesty, crimes, betrayal, couples, uncover truth, cons and scams, haunted by the past, supernatural, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, kenya, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 8.1
 10K
Wall (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Reflecting the tumultuous politics of the early ’70s in India, Deewar tells the story of a pair of impoverished brothers who, after their family is betrayed by the misplaced idealism of their father, struggle to survive on the streets of Mumbai. ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: gangsters, bait, family relations, siblings relations, working undercover, bollywood, vengeance, mistaken identity, police detective, disgraced, criminal heroes, on the run ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Instant Justice (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Gibraltar
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Scott is a US Marine who travels Spain to see his sister Kim, after many years of separation. But she is dead, and there is nothing else to arrive him. Alone in the Madrid's streets, Scott will search for the killers, will try to reveal the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, revenge, death of sister, crimes, law enforcement, rescue, rivalry, deadly, crime, danger, good versus evil, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 8.0
 3K
Madras (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: A portrayal of the lives of the people living in North Madras, focusing on the politics inside the slums and how their plight remains the same, despite the political class luring them constantly during elections.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, disturbing
Plot: politics, vengeance, rivalry, deadly, state affairs, crimes, dishonesty, society, murder, betrayal, buddies, slum ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.5
 16K
Ek Villain (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: When his lover becomes the latest victim of a serial killer, Guru blurs the line between good and evil in his pursuit of revenge.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic
Plot: bollywood, serial killer, uncover truth, fall in love, vengeance, vigilantism, starting over, crimes, mystery, rivalry, chases and races, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Mission Kashmir (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A police officer adopts the son and sole survivor of a family he has massacred while pursuing a terrorist. After some time the foster son finds out what the stepfather did.
Style: rough, suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: orphan, militant, vengeance, haunted by the past, family problems, crimes, childhood sweetheart, criminal's revenge, parents and children, death in the family, bollywood, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, asia, kashmir
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.4
 2K
Refugee (2000)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 207 min.
Story: The films tells the story of an un-named Indian Muslim, who helps illegal refugees from both India and Pakistan to cross the border through the Great Rann of Kutch. The film is attributed to have been inspired by the short story "Love Across ...
Style: serious, sincere, sentimental, tense, realistic ...
Plot: soldier, love affair, fall in love, society, romance, family relations, destiny, mistaken identity, parents and children, estrangement, bollywood, orphan ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: pakistan, india, new delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.6
 4K
Butterfly (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A young man in Delhi tries to break free from his controlling brothers.
Style: serious, rough, tense, realistic
Plot: couples, couple relations, crimes, gang, hopes, criminal heroes, brother brother relationship, infidelity, crime, life is a bitch, graphic violence, arrest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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