Movies like Ghajini

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Ghajini (2008)
 7.3
 54K
Ghajini (2008)
Original name: गजनी
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 183 min.
Story: Sanjay a rich tycoon suffering from short term memory loss due to being hit by a metal pole when trying to intervene on his girlfriend's murder. Because of this his memory can only last for 15 minutes and he doesn't remember events or incidents that have happened before in his life.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, psychological
Plot: bollywood, memory loss, rage, loss of loved one, murder, diary, vengeance, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, life is a bitch, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, danger, haunted by the past, dishonesty, disorder, deadly, alley fight, model, obsessive quest, chases and races, mogul, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and exciting films with plots about crimes, murder, rivalry, deadly, vengeance, dishonesty and bollywood mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Ghajini: Ek Villain (2014), Virumandi (2004), The Stranger (2005), Holiday (2014), Fault (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 15K
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: rough, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: bollywood, serial killer, starting over, uncover truth, fall in love, vengeance, vigilantism, rivalry, mystery, crimes, hopes, hunt down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 12K
Ghajini (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, 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: psychological, tense, realistic, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, memory loss, injustice, revenge, tragic event, fall in love, crimes, disorder, uncover truth, danger, obsessive quest, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Talaash: The Answer Lies Within (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A cop, investigating the mysterious death of a filmstar, meets a sex-worker, while he faces some personal problems psychologically. The mystery connects these people in a way, that ultimately changes their lives.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: police investigation, murder, uncover truth, couple relations, life is a bitch, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, haunted by the past, bollywood, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.2
 4K
Virumandi (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: A reporter researching the death penalty in India is recounted the story of a farm owner Virumandi whose role in a clan feud between Naicker and Kothalla Devar leads him to death row. As the story unfolds, there is a riot in the jail, and the only ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: corporal punishment, rivalry, frame up, prison riot, prison, village, false accusation, death row, death sentence, confined, journalism, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 8.2
 13K
The Stranger (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Ambi, a meek lawyer, ends up being a vigilante named Anniyan, and a supermodel named Remo, after suffering with multiple personality disorder due to the society.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: split personality, vigilante, lawyer, vigilantism, crimes, love affair, deadly, mental illness, life is a bitch, alter ego, unrequited love, poetic justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.2
 24K
Holiday (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: A soldier on vacation finds himself hunting down a terrorist. A military officer attempts to hunt down a terrorist, destroy a terrorist gang and deactivate the sleeper cells under its command.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: soldier, special agents, tough heroes, love and romance, heroes, fall in love, couples, track down, vengeance, military, rivalry, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.0
 828
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, deadly, couple relations, law enforcement, legal, false accusation, dishonesty, courtroom drama, crimes, romance, legal action ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 18K
Wanted (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Radhe is a hardcore gangster. A sharpshooter with a sharp brain, he works for Gani Bhai, the dreaded Mafioso, but on his own terms. Totally fearless, Radhe single handedly eliminates Gani Bhai's enemies one by one; making more enemies than he ...
Style: stylized, exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: one man army, gang war, gangsters, fall in love, vigilantism, danger, criminal heroes, crime, rivalry, dishonesty, hitman, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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
Plot: betrayal, kidnapping, vengeance, rivalry, hostages, confined, danger, dishonesty, vigilantism, bollywood, dysfunctional family, chef ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.0
 3K
Zinda (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The film is about a man, who has been imprisoned for 14 years, who has been released and has four days to figure out why he was imprisoned in the first place.
Style: rough, serious, mind bending, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, kidnapping, taxi driver, revenge, martial arts, missing person, rivalry, cons and scams, dishonesty, captivity, vengeance, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.1
 2K
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: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: kidnapping, map, vengeance, uncover truth, vigilantism, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, rivalry, bollywood, manhunt, mosque ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Bodyguard (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Bhoominathan aka Bhoomi is introduced to us as a person who gets into many local fights. Worried about his future, his family sends him to Muthuramalingam (Raj Kiran), a much respected personality in his place Semmanur, to put Bhoomi's life on ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: attempted murder, college, dwarf, one man army, diary, bollywood, love affair, fall in love, love and romance, romance, heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 21K
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: revenge, family relations, criminal heroes, crimes, deadly, drug lord, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, bollywood, massacre ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1977
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.0
 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, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: journalism, vigilantism, criminal heroes, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, bomb, telephone call, murder, infidelity, extortion, battles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.4
 646
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, track down, crimes, rivalry, betrayal, danger, chases and races, parents and children, justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy, india, asia, switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: murder, kidnapping, bollywood, disorder, love and romance, life is a bitch, crimes, frame up, crime gone awry, investigation, manipulations, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.5
 373
Assumed Killer (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bernard Salzmann's thriller Assumed Killer tells the tale of a reporter investigating a serial killer. After she suffers an accident and becomes an amnesiac, she begins to suspect her husband may be the person responsible for the brutal slayings
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: serial killer, memory loss, investigation, murder, uncover truth, amateur detective, danger, deadly, crimes, life is a bitch, mystery, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Empire of the Wolves (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: When the young detective Paul Nerteaux finds the third slashed female corpse of illegal Turkish immigrants, he decides to ask for support to the experienced dark retired detective Jean-Louis Schiffer to chase the serial killer. Together, they ...
Style: psychological, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: memory loss, uncover truth, mind game, police investigation, police detective, life is a bitch, deadly, mystery, terrorism, danger, master criminal, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 8.1
 23K
Martyr (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Ajay Rathore is a no-nonsense police officer from Mumbai Crime Branch. Long time ago his elder brother was killed by terrorists which caused him to quit his medical studies and join Indian Police Service. He is a great admirer of Pakistan-based ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: muslim, terrorism, singer, murder, fall in love, bollywood, working undercover, undercover, danger, rivalry, chase, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: pakistan, asia, middle east, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
1 - Nenokkadine (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Gautham is a rock star suffering from a mental disorder due to which he loses grip over reality. But he's convinced his parents were murdered by three men and his only goal is revenge.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, investigation, haunted by the past, uncover truth, suspicion, danger, identity crisis, murder, track down, crimes, star, young man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 879
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: realistic, suspenseful, emotional, serious
Plot: vengeance, narcolepsy, romance, fall in love, disorder, rivalry, disability, vigilantism, misfit, dishonesty, sexual dysfunction, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 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, reincarnation, vengeance, family relations, uncover truth, cons and scams, parents and children, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, betrayal, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kenya, asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Protect Protect (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Kaakha Kaakha is a 2003 Tamil crime thriller film written and directed by Gautham Menon. The film released to highly positive reviews in August 2003 and went on to become the first Biggest Blockbuster in Suriya's career, and was considered a ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, vengeance, criminal's revenge, law enforcement, corrupt law enforcer, danger, criminal heroes, organized crime, murder, ransom, betrayal, criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 7.8
 11K
Johnny Gaddaar (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Vikram decides to elope with his girlfriend Mini for a better life. For this purpose he decides to steal the money collected by his business partners for a drug deal. Everything goes horribly wrong when the partner carrying the money, Shiva, is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, drug dealing, deadly, gangsters, dishonesty, murder, vengeance, thief, theft, neo noir, gang, corrupt law enforcer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.3
 11K
Ghulam (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Sidharth (Aamir Khan), is a Mumbai 'Tapori' and a boxing champion. His elder brother, Jai (Rajat Kapoor) works with Raunak Singh (Sharad Saxena), who now rules their "Basti" through terrorising its people and collecting ...
Style: emotional, suspenseful, serious, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bollywood, gangsters, betrayal, murder, family relations, criminal heroes, gang, society, dishonesty, vengeance, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.0
 14K
Company (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Mallik is a henchman of Aslam Bhai, a Mumbai underworld kingpin. He inducts local hothead Chandu into the gang, and the two of them soon form a formidable faction within the gang, eventually displacing Aslam. As the empire grows, however, the two of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: gang war, organized crime, gang, rivalry, love and romance, criminal heroes, friendship, deadly, crime, crimes, gangsters, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: switzerland, hong kong, asia, india, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.3
 3K
Villu (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Villu (Tamil: வில்லு; English: Bow) is a 2009 Tamil language action film written and directed by Prabhu Deva. The film stars Vijay in a dual role while Nayantara and Prakash Raj play other prominent roles. Manoj K. Jayan, Vadivelu, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: law enforcement, vengeance, gang, crimes, police detective, one against many, chase, fight, revenge, loss of father, murder, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.3
 2K
Indian (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 178 min.
Story: DCP Raksekhar Azad (Raj) is an invincible cop with a great aim. He arrests a terrorist by the name of Khan. But Khan lands in a prison cell that looks cushier than the Buckingham Palace. However, this gets Raj promoted, and he is congratulated by ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, dishonesty, danger, vigilantism, partners against crime, deadly, confined, frame up, crimes, heroes, fighting crime, political corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.8
 5K
Style (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jeetendra Kumar Makwana is employed full-time at a Call Center and works part-time teaching English. He is recruited by an attractive young woman, Pooja, to teach her Hinglish-speaking boss, Bhaiyaji, English. Jeetendra agrees to do so, falls in ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, betrayal, murder, crimes, vengeance, gang, dishonesty, deadly, disorder, fall in love, criminal's revenge, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Russian Specialist (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Russian ex-hit man is called back to Russia for one last job. This time against his former employees, the Russian mob.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, heroes, tough heroes, crimes, deadly, danger, one man army, gangsters, gang, kidnapping, prostitute, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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