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Gabbar is Back (2015)
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Gabbar is Back (2015)
Original name: Gabbar Is Back
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A vigilante network taking out corrupt officials draws the notice of the authorities.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: vigilantism, crimes, law enforcement, fighting crime, tough law enforcer, dishonesty, track down, criminal heroes, investigation, tragic event, police investigation, abduction, police officer, corruption, confession of crime, graphic violence, rivalry, tough guy, train, journalist, cemetery, childbirth, baby, anger, professor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, exciting, suspenseful and serious films with plots about crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, bollywood, dishonesty, police and fighting crime mostly in Action, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Gabbar is Back: Singham Returns (2014), All the Best (2002), Vettai (2012), Unglee (2014), Race Gurram (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Singham Returns (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Singham Returns is an Indian action film directed by Rohit Shetty and produced by Reliance Entertainment. The sequel to the 2011 film Singham, actor Ajay Devgn reprises his role from the previous film, as well as co-producing the project, while ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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All the Best (2002)
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Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: After his hatred of dishonesty costs him his job, an embittered man goes over to the dark side and plots to rob the bank he once managed.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: india, asia
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Vettai (2012)
Genre: Action
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The film revolves around two brothers, the elder being sensitive to violence and the younger being a jobless rogue, settled in Thoothukudi. After the death of their father, a police officer, the elder brother takes on the same job by request of the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Unglee (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Four friends Kalim (Angad Bedi), Gautam (Neil Bhoopalam), Maya (Kangana Ranaut) and Abhay (Randeep Hooda) form a gang called the "Ungli" gang which fights against corruption prevailing in society. Their job is to target corrupt people and ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: vigilantism, friendship, gang, unlikely criminals, fighting the system, dishonesty, undercover, law enforcement, crimes, rebellion, righting the wronged, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Race Gurram (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Ram and Lakshman a.k.a Lucky are brothers. Ram is a sincere guy who grows up to become an honest cop. Lucky is a happy-go-lucky guy who enjoys life. Ram and Lucky have a tom and jerry kind of fight going on. Siva Reddy is a factionist who wants to ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, tense, captivating ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
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One 2 Ka 4 (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Javed Abbas (Jackie Shroff) is widowed Police Officer with four children. His partner is Arun Verma (Shahrukh Khan). Both Javed and Arun are honest, hard-working and diligent. And this leads to the "death" of Javed in mysterious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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Jilla (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Story: A cop decides to take on his godfather, who raised him from childhood, and make him realize the error of his ways.
Style: exciting, captivating, psychological, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Aan: Men at Work (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Crime is at its highest peak in Mumbai with it split in three ways. Walia has one-third, Manik Rao has one-third and Roshni has a third of the Mumbai territory. The crime rate rises with more smuggling, trading and illegal activities soaring.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: gangsters, police corruption, cop as target, fighting crime, law enforcement, rivalry, tough law enforcer, master criminal, dishonesty, society, fighting the system, love interest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 7.8
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Gangaajal (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: An SP Amit Kumar who is given charge of Tezpur police station in Bihar. The area is full of corruption, inefficiency, bribery, nepotism, favoritism and crime with help from the local police. Gradually Amit realizes that the local politician Sadhu ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Chor Machaaye Shor (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Fortunately, before his arrest Shyam manages to hide the diamonds at a nearby construction site, intending to return for it as soon as he gets out of prison. Two years pass and Shyam's release date arrives. Returning to his ill-gotten gains, he ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting, suspenseful ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.3
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Masculine (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Meet Shivani Shivaji Roy, Senior Inspector, Crime Branch, Mumbai Police, as she sets out to confront the mastermind behind the child trafficking mafia, which makes the mistake of kidnapping and smuggling a teenage girl who is like a daughter to her. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Family: Ties of Blood (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The story is on the concept of karma and bad deeds. It follows Viren Sahai (Amitabh Bachchan), underworld don who rules over India. His son Abhir (Sushant Singh) is spoilt and believes he can do anything due to his father's power. When ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Fool N Final (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: India
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: India
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.5
 13K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 933
Newsmakers (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 8.2
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.1
 263
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Style: realistic, rough, exciting, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.4
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
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Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, realistic, serious ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.9
 425
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.6
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.9
 24K
Agneepath (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, 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: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
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Place: india, asia
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