Movies like Roy

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Roy (2015)
 3.2
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Roy (2015)
Original name: रॉय
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A love triangle revolving around the lives of a filmmaker, a thief and their mutual love interest.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: romance, crimes, love and romance, filmmaking, love triangle, mysterious character, thief, muse, dual role, writer's block, bollywood, cigar smoking
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia

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Most similar movies to Roy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about love and romance, crimes, bollywood, fall in love, romance, rivalry and love mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Roy: Awarapan (2007), Jigarthanda (2014), Call (2000), David (2013), Fault (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Awarapan (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Awarapan is the story of man called Shivam (Emraan Hashmi) who searched for joy but found nothing but pain and loneliness. It is the journey of a godless heartbroken lover who in order to escape from the ghosts of his tragic past dedicates himself ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: redemption, gangsters, hitman, unrequited love, love and romance, fall in love, criminal heroes, unfulfillment, romance, crimes, tragic event, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 12K
Jigarthanda (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 171 min.
Story: When Karthik is given a task by his producer to come up with a gripping gangster flick infested with a heavy dosage of violence, he focuses on Sethu, a ruthless gangster surrounded by quirky yet scary henchmen. Karthik discreetly tries his best to ...
Style: exciting, captivating, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: love affair, crimes, love and romance, gangsters, snitch, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, strong violent content, director, bollywood
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.7
 2K
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, realistic, serious, suspenseful, emotional
Plot: criminal's revenge, love and romance, vengeance, unfulfilled love, crimes, rivalry, master villain, love triangle, friendship, betrayal, frame up, terrorist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.2
 3K
David (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The story is about two Davids living in different parts of India whose lives eventually come together in a twist of events., who are about to take a step which is going to change their lives forever.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: gangsters, love, musician, criminal heroes, love and romance, romance, hopes, crimes, village, multiple storylines, destiny, fisherman
Time: 70s, 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 20th century
Place: london, asia, england, india, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 6.0
 1K
Fault (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: The film starts with the murder of Priti (Divya Dutta), wife of Shekhar (Aftab Shivdasani), a well-known journalist. Inspector Lokhande (Ashutosh Rana) investigates the case and accuses Shekhar of the murder, saying he has enough evidences to arrest ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, melancholic ...
Plot: murder, fall in love, couple relations, law enforcement, courtroom drama, dishonesty, romance, crimes, legal, false accusation, couples, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.5
 4K
Kill Dil (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Once upon a time in North India, two killers – Dev (Ranveer Singh) and Tutu (Ali Zafar) - roamed free. Abandoned when young and vulnerable, Bhaiyaji (Govinda) gave them shelter and… nurtured them to kill! All is normal in their lives until ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, friendship between men, fall in love, dishonesty, rebellion, love and romance, romance, power relations, rebelliousness, forbidden love, intrigue, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.4
 3K
Our Secret (2002)
Genre: Action, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A wealthy industrialist and business man named Raj Singhania lives in Bombay, India. He reaches up with a music band in which Karan Malhotra is the leader and Priya is his right-hand and sweetheart. Karan finds that it is not easy to achieve ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, melancholic, sentimental ...
Plot: love triangle, music band, romance, nothing goes right, true love, couples, love and romance, womanizer, single parent, murder, fall in love, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Darr: A Violent Love Story (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 178 min.
Story: A woman is caught between one man's love and another man's obsession. She fears one and fears for the other. One stands for love and the other for life. Who will she choose?
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: love triangle, stalker, stalking, obsession, crimes, rivalry, romance, love and romance, couples, fall in love, college, forbidden love ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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My Heart Is Yours (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Some twenty years ago Sarita promised to raise her husband's love child (Shalu) together with their own daughter (Nimmi). The girls grow up as the best of friends but Sarita has never been able to forgive Shalu her background. It doesn't ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching
Plot: forbidden love, love affair, romance, opposites attract, unlikely couple, family relations, fall in love, parents and children, true love, love triangle, sister sister relationship, rivals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
You Have My Heart (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Inspired by the Telegu (southern Indian) film, "Pelli Chuskundam," the plot follows the life of a rape victim (Aishwarya Rai). Now, a disgrace to her family, she is turned away from her house after the sexual assault. But she finds shelter ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sexy, melancholic ...
Plot: life is a bitch, romance, prostitute, crimes, love and romance, love, love triangle, rape victim, illegitimate child, adulterer, mother son relationship, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Comes a Bright Day (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A romantic thriller set during the armed robbery of one of London’s most exclusive jewellers. Sometimes funny, often dark, always captivating and never what you expect.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, twists and turns, realistic
Plot: wrong place wrong time, crimes, heist, romance, fall in love, love and romance, disorder, woman in danger, forced into action, confined, graphic violence, hostage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Love, Hate & Security (2014)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Giulietta Di Messina a rich sensual European aristocrat (Romina Di Lella) has an unquenchable desire to be a lounge singer against her powerful banker husband's William Windsor's (Oliver Gruber) wish. Still she rebels against him and his ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy
Plot: love and romance, romance, graphic violence, woman in danger, fall in love, bodyguard, hate, security, love, banker, danger
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
I Am a Red Man (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Indran suffers from narcolepsy, a sleep disorder that makes him fall asleep at the slightest excitement. He meets Meera and they fall in love but one night, they are attacked by unknown persons. Indran panics and goes into sleep, while Meera is ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, exciting, psychological ...
Plot: vengeance, narcolepsy, crimes, rivalry, fall in love, vigilantism, disability, romance, love and romance, murder, revenge, sexual dysfunction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 2.3
 59K
Gunday (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Based in Calcutta during its most unsettled times in the 1970s, the film deals with the inseparable life of Bikram and Bala. The story of 2 boys, boys who became refugees. Refugees who became gun couriers. Gun Couriers who became coal bandits, coal ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: love triangle, train, gangsters, friendship, train robbery, rivalry, love and romance, fall in love, crimes, escapades, coal, two man army ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.5
 19K
Ek Villain (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, 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, twists and turns, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: serial killer, fall in love, vengeance, uncover truth, vigilantism, starting over, mystery, crimes, rivalry, hunt down, hopes, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Bombay Velvet (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: An ordinary man, who goes against all odds to forge his own destiny and become a star in the glittering sky of 'Bombay,' thriving on jazz and violence.
Style: touching, stylized, sentimental, realistic, serious ...
Plot: jazz, organized crime, against the odds, musician's life, destiny, love affair, hopes, love and romance, boxer, artists and showbiz, music, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.5
 740
Ambition (2005)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Elaan (Hindi: एलान, translation: Manifesto) is a 2005 Bollywood action thriller film. Elaan is a mission film about five characters and their plan against one man. Produced by Ganesh Jain and Ratan Jain and directed by Vikram Bhatt, the film ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: vengeance, murder, prison, vigilantism, crimes, betrayal, track down, rivalry, parents and children, justice, businessman, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, asia, india, italy, switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.5
 802
Poongsan (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Poongsan has the unenviable - and death-defying - job of delivering messages across the North and South Korean border to separated families. When South Korean government agents ask him to smuggle in In-ok, the lover of a high-ranking North Korean ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: romance, fall in love, rescue, espionage, undercover, rivalry, on the run, life is a bitch, crimes, government agency, woman in danger, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 7.5
 15K
Ghajini (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: The film's story is around a rich business entrepreneur falling in love with an ad film actress. The entrepreneur and the actress fall in love, though she does not know that he is an entrepreneur. When she successfully saves a bunch of children ...
Style: tense, psychological, realistic, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: murder, memory loss, revenge, tragic event, injustice, haunted by the past, obsessive quest, fall in love, uncover truth, disorder, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Woodstock Villa (2008)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Story: After a heated public argument between Mumbai-based Jatin Kampani and his wife, Zara, he returns home, and finds her missing. A day later, he is contacted by a male to come up with a ransom of 50 Lakh Rupees, and not to contact the police under any ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending ...
Plot: murder, investigation, kidnapping, frame up, uncover truth, dishonesty, betrayal, crime gone awry, crimes, life is a bitch, couple relations, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.5
 3K
Paiyaa (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Shiva, an engineering graduate, is not serious about his job or future even when his friends advise him about life. He falls in love with a girl he saw at a bus stop and finally gets to ride with her in a car.
Style: captivating, romantic, exciting, tense, humorous ...
Plot: fall in love, romance, road trip, crimes, unemployment, couples, friendship, gangsters, love and romance, criminal heroes, kidnapping, love interest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.2
 10K
D-Day (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: 9 years ago Wali Khan (Irrfan Khan) was sent into Karachi, Pakistan by the Chief of RAW Ashwini Rao (Nasser) to report the activities of The Most Wanted Man in India. 9 days ago Rudra Pratap Singh (Arjun Rampal) Indian Armed Forces, MARCOS unit, ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: spy, behind enemy lines, terrorism, working undercover, espionage, mission gone awry, manhunt, rivalry, terrorist, graphic violence, heroes, petty criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, pakistan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Double Attack (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: A young man and his lookalike team up to fight injustice and settle their personal scores with the evildoers.
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, heroes, mistaken identity, romance, love and romance, crimes, dishonesty, fall in love, political corruption, disorder, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 3K
Citizen (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Three prominent members of society, a judge, a police official and a district collector are kidnapped in broad daylight by a man who calls himself 'Citizen'. As CBI Officer Sarojini (Nagma) follows his trail she finds clues to a shocking ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: vigilantism, dishonesty, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, vengeance, uncover truth, fake identity, manhunt, justice, secret, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.9
 1K
Often (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Ricky (Emraan Hashmi) is a leading fashion photographer, who carries his heart on his sleeve. He's an absolute womanizer. The film begins with Ricky getting a call from Sheena (Udita Goswami), who asks him to meet her in a gym. Once there, the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, police investigation, love triangle, love affair, manipulation, infidelity, crimes, dishonesty, couples, romance, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.3
 10K
Arrambam (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The film's plot is set in the backdrop of 26/11 serial blasts in Mumbai, and revolves around Ashok Kumar (Ajith), who is on a mission to expose a scam regarding faulty bullet proof jackets that are provided to security forces, which resulted in ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hacker, vengeance, law enforcement, fighting the system, rebellion, rivalry, society, corruption, government, righting the wronged, hopes, police corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, dubai, jordan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Listen Father-in-Law (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Mr. Raj K. Saxena is known for his parsimony. Everything he does and thinks is valued with money, and ways he can accumulate it. His daughter, Kiran, is the opposite, a spendthrift. Mr. Saxena borrows money from elderly people, assuring them of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, dishonesty, crimes, disorder, criminal heroes, cons and scams, miser, romance, golden years, beach, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.4
 4K
Raavan (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: This thrilling, allegorical drama follows the intricately interwoven lives of three people, delving into concepts of good and evil, and complex emotions. Ragini re-locates to distant Lal Matti along with her Superintendent of Police husband, Dev ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating ...
Plot: manhunt, love triangle, police, fall in love, crimes, vigilantism, romancing a criminal, kidnapping, haunted by the past, abduction, loss of sister, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.1
 2K
Knock Out (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A businessman in a phone-booth is held hostage by a sniper.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: vigilantism, journalism, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crimes, hostage, bomb, infidelity, murder, extortion, battles, revolution ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.7
 44K
Rockstar (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: An uninhibited youth woos the hottest about-to-be-married college girl. He rises to become a rock-star - then self-destructs.
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, serious, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: terminal illness, lovers, musician's life, fall in love, love and romance, romance, artists and showbiz, adultery, rock music, rebellious youth, love, singer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%