Movies like Ghajini

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Ghajini (2008)
 7.3
 48K
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: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: bollywood, memory loss, murder, diary, loss of loved one, rage, uncover truth, vengeance, mystery, haunted by the past, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, disorder, fall in love, obsessive quest, love affair, chases and races, life is a bitch, danger, tattoo, deadly, escapades, love and romance, model ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, mumbai india

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about rivalry, crimes, vengeance, murder, bollywood, deadly and dishonesty mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Ghajini: Ek Villain (2014), Memento (2000), Citizen (2001), Holiday (2014), 1 - Nenokkadine (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
 14K
Ek Villain (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, 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, twists and turns, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: serial killer, crimes, heroes, revenge, love and romance, rivalry, bollywood, fall in love, mystery, starting over, uncover truth, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 10K
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, memory loss, revenge, tragic event, injustice, uncover truth, vengeance, mystery, tragic love, haunted by the past, crimes, bollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: police investigation, murder investigation, murder, drowning, crimes, neo-noir, bollywood, urban, law enforcement, uncover truth, couple relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 8.5
 1.0M
Memento (2000)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Suffering short-term memory loss after a head injury, Leonard Shelby embarks on a grim quest to find the lowlife who murdered his wife in this gritty, complex thriller that packs more knots than a hangman's noose. To carry out his plan, Shelby ...
Style: psychological, tense, bleak, surprise ending, suspense ...
Plot: memory loss, uncover truth, amnesia, mystery, vengeance, revenge, haunted by the past, murder, investigation, paranoia, flashback, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 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: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting
Plot: kidnapping, map, uncover truth, vigilantism, bollywood, crimes, vengeance, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, protest, excavation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.4
 23K
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, serious, realistic
Plot: soldier, terrorism, danger, war, urban, deadly, bollywood, heroes, rivalry, fall in love, special agents, track down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
1 - Nenokkadine (2014)
Genre: Action, Mystery, 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: exciting, serious, twists and turns, tense, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, track down, uncover truth, haunted by the past, memory loss, murder, chases and races, deadly, master criminal, investigation, obsessive quest, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: one man army, college, attempted murder, dwarf, diary, rivalry, bollywood, fall in love, love affair, tough heroes, romance, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: bollywood, kidnapping, murder, crime gone awry, crimes, dishonesty, disorder, betrayal, investigation, manipulations, uncover truth, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 768
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, remake of american film, surprise ending
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, crimes, romance, deadly, bollywood, legal, couples, mystery, legal action, couple relations, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.9
 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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, revenge, taxi driver, martial arts, danger, missing person, confined, crime, crimes, deadly, rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.2
 4K
Virumandi (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: death row, village, prison, false accusation, frame up, rivalry, death sentence, uncover truth, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, violence spree, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.0
 15K
The Knife (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Kathiresan aka Kaththi, a criminal, escapes from the Kolkata prison and comes to Chennai, where he comes across his doppelganger Jeevanandham, fighting for his life after being shot at by unknown men. Kathir decides to pass off as Jeeva and make ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, escaped prisoner, village, farmer, chases and races, crimes, bollywood, rivalry, gangsters, master criminal, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 830
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, emotional, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: narcolepsy, vengeance, vigilantism, romance, crimes, whodunit, revenge, love and romance, disability, fall in love, dishonesty, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.3
 16K
The Yellow Sea (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea, USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The region where the borders of North Korea, China, and Russia come together, forms a sort of modern day wild west, where more than half of the population relies on illegal activity in order to survive. In Yanbian, on the Chinese side of the border, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, murder, crime, gangsters, life is a bitch, stabbing, on the run, chases and races, danger, gory, brutality, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.2
 12K
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: split personality, vigilante, lawyer, crimes, vigilantism, love affair, mental illness, deadly, love and romance, rivalry, life is a bitch, torture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, kidnapping, vengeance, crimes, bollywood, rivalry, gangsters, crime, hostages, vigilantism, chases and races, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Eklavya: The Royal Guard (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: As the kingdom of Devigarh comes apart at the seams, an aging bodyguard attempts to protect the Royal Family, as well as keep its darkest secrets from ever coming to light.
Style: stylized, serious, sentimental, realistic, epic ...
Plot: royal family, leadership, obsessive quest, royal court, redemption, bollywood, love affair, destiny, heroic mission, reunion, heroes, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
Soo: Revenge for a Twisted Fate (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Tae-soo tries to steal from a gang. The gang catches Tae-Soo's brother, Tae-Jin, instead. The incident causes the brothers to separate. Tae-Soo becomes a mob fixer and an assassin. Tae-Jin becomes a police detective. When a call brings the ...
Style: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, manhunt, crime, revenge, urban, track down, vengeance, tough heroes, chases and races, crimes, deadly, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.0
 20K
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: vengeance, massacre, gangsters, master villain, shaved head, village, uninhibited rivalry, bollywood, crime, crimes, rivalry, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1977
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.5
 14K
The Uniform (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Just as he is preparing for his daughter's wedding, a veteran policeman is assigned to a crack team transporting a Pakistani secret agent to trial.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: terrorism, murder, muslim, vengeance, small town, bollywood, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, india, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 2.2
 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, serious, suspenseful
Plot: reincarnation, vengeance, murder, uncover truth, haunted by the past, bollywood, supernatural, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, couples, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 2K
Soldier (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Mystery, 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: chase, soldier, vengeance, village, tough heroes, bollywood, chases and races, crimes, danger, heroes, fall in love, violence spree ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia, asia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 8.2
 22K
Martyr (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, murder, fall in love, muslim, singer, criminal heroes, gangsters, special agents, bollywood, chase, on the run, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: pakistan, asia, india, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.4
 607
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: vengeance, prison, murder, extradition, master villain, vigilantism, chases and races, bollywood, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, europe, india, italy, zurich switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.4
 3K
Villu (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, 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: semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, humorous, exciting
Plot: crimes, law enforcement, bollywood, rivalry, gang, vengeance, fall in love, love and romance, police detective, crushed to death, flashback, airplane ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 17K
Wanted (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, 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: rough, serious, stylized, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: one man army, gang war, bollywood, crime, tough heroes, gangsters, criminal heroes, urban, danger, deadly, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, mumbai india, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.6
 11K
Race (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Ranvir and Rajiv are half brothers who own a huge stud farm in South Africa. Ranvir is a very shrewd and aggressive man while Rajiv is laid back, and a chronic alcoholic. Sophia, Ranvir's personal secretary adores and loves him. Ranvir is ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: betrayal, rivalry, love triangle, murder, siblings relations, crime, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, investigation, vengeance, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south africa, africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
 40K
Dhoom:3 (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: To avenge his father's death, a circus entertainer trained in magic and acrobatics turns thief to take down a corrupt bank in Chicago. Two cops from Mumbai are assigned to the case.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: motorcycle chase, heist, circus, vengeance, crimes, bank robber, police investigation, bollywood, chase, crime, fighting crime, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
 6K
Force (2011)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A vengeful drug-dealer/gangster targets and terrorizes an entire police unit and their families.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough law enforcer, fighting crime, romance, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, love affair, tough heroes, love and romance, gunfight, fistfight, loss of loved one ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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