Movies like Ghajini

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

Most similar movies to Ghajini

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about rivalry, crimes, murder, vengeance, deadly, dishonesty and danger mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Ghajini: Ek Villain (2014), Citizen (2001), Holiday (2014), Virumandi (2004), Zinda (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.5
 14K
Ek Villain
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, rough, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, heroes, love and romance, bollywood, rivalry, fall in love, mystery, starting over, serial killer, uncover truth, vengeance, vigilantism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 7.1
 2K
Citizen
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, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: uncover truth, vigilantism, kidnapping, bollywood, crimes, vengeance, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, map, injustice, traffic jam ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   45%
 
Talaash: The Answer Lies Within
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, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: police investigation, crimes, bollywood, law enforcement, urban, uncover truth, couple relations, haunted by the past, murder, murder investigation, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   61%
 
 7.4
 22K
Holiday
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: serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: terrorism, danger, urban, deadly, bollywood, heroes, rivalry, fall in love, soldier, special agents, track down, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   59%
 
 8.3
 3K
Virumandi
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, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: uncover truth, death row, uninhibited rivalry, village, vengeance, prison, violence spree, false accusation, frame up, confined, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   46%
 
 4.9
 3K
Zinda
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, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, confined, revenge, taxi driver, crime, crimes, deadly, rivalry, martial arts, vengeance, captivity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   54%
 
 8.4
 435K
Oldboy
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: With no clue how he came to be imprisoned, drugged and tortured for 15 years, a desperate businessman seeks revenge on his captors.
Style: dark humor, atmospheric, bleak, stylized, disturbing ...
Plot: revenge, vengeance, incest, gory, loneliness, torture, violence, neo noir, kidnapping, guilt, insanity, mind game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003, 2000s, 20th century
Place: korea, asia, south korea, stockholm sweden, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   43%
 
 8.2
 11K
The Stranger
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, crimes, vigilantism, love affair, mental illness, deadly, lawyer, vigilante, love and romance, rivalry, life is a bitch, website ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   40%
 
Soo: Revenge for a Twisted Fate
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, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crime, manhunt, urban, track down, vengeance, tough heroes, chases and races, crimes, deadly, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   55%
 
 6.1
 742
Fault
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, surprise ending, remake of american film
Plot: courtroom drama, romance, crimes, deadly, bollywood, legal, couples, mystery, legal action, murder, couple relations, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   53%
 
 5.8
 60K
Oldboy
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An everyday man has only three and a half days and limited resources to discover why he was imprisoned in a nondescript room for 20 years without any explanation.
Style: stylized, disturbing, serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, gory, revenge, father daughter relationship, neo noir, violence, strong sexual content, martial arts, mysterious character, torture, death, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005, year 2003, year 2001 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   44%
 
 6.6
 791
I Am a Red Man
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: emotional, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: romance, vigilantism, crimes, love and romance, vengeance, disability, fall in love, narcolepsy, dishonesty, misfit, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
Family: Ties of Blood
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: vengeance, crimes, rivalry, bollywood, gangsters, betrayal, hostages, crime, kidnapping, vigilantism, chases and races, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   49%
 
The Bodyguard
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: rivalry, one man army, college, bollywood, fall in love, love affair, tough heroes, romance, crimes, danger, heroes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   50%
 
 6.6
 11K
Race
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, siblings relations, crime, crimes, deadly, rivalry, dishonesty, love triangle, investigation, murder, vengeance, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   50%
 
Woodstock Villa
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: crime gone awry, bollywood, crimes, dishonesty, disorder, betrayal, investigation, manipulations, uncover truth, kidnapping, murder, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   42%
 
 2.1
 1K
Dreamz
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: uncover truth, vengeance, haunted by the past, bollywood, reincarnation, supernatural, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, couples, fall in love, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   42%
 
 7.5
 13K
The Uniform
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: bollywood, terrorism, vengeance, murder, small town, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, small town life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, india, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   34%
 
Johnny Gaddaar
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: bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, crime, gang, gangsters, betrayal, drug dealing, crimes, vengeance, murder, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
 8.2
 21K
Martyr
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: criminal heroes, gangsters, special agents, bollywood, chase, terrorism, on the run, murder, vengeance, working undercover, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, india, pakistan, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   38%
 
 6.2
 2K
Soldier
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: soldier, chase, village, vengeance, tough heroes, bollywood, chases and races, crimes, danger, heroes, fall in love, violence spree ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   47%
 
 4.4
 596
Ambition
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, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: master villain, vengeance, vigilantism, prison, chases and races, bollywood, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, europe, india, italy, zurich switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 129 min.
Story: This is the story of Ryu, a deaf man, and his sister, who requires a kidney transplant. Ryu's boss, Park, has just laid him off, and in order to afford the transplant, Ryu and his girlfriend develop a plan to kidnap Park's daughter. Things ...
Style: disturbing, stylized, tense, serious, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gory, revenge, kidnapping, crime gone awry, violence, torture, blood, brutality, drugs/alcohol, violent, visceral ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
 7.3
 15K
The Yellow Sea
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, gory, on the run, chases and races, life is a bitch, crimes, danger, chase, mahjong, violence, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, south korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   37%
 
 5.2
 102
Blind Turn
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Samantha Holt had the perfect life with a handsome fiancée and a future that couldn’t look brighter. But an unexpected turn on a dark lonely road puts her on a collision course with Bruce Miller, a devoted family man who descends into madness ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, vengeance, captivity, mystery, woman in danger, confined, crimes, family tragedy, drunk driving, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   47%
 
Eklavya: The Royal Guard
Genre: Action, Drama, 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: serious, stylized, epic, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: leadership, obsessive quest, royal court, redemption, love affair, bollywood, destiny, royal family, heroic mission, reunion, heroes, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   47%
 
The Bourne Ultimatum
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bourne is brought out of hiding once again by reporter Simon Ross who is trying to unveil Operation Blackbriar, an upgrade to Project Treadstone, in a series of newspaper columns. Information from the reporter stirs a new set of memories, and Bourne ...
Style: exciting, realistic, stylized, twists and turns, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, assassin, conspiracy, cia, violence, spy, corruption, memory loss, vengeance, secret service, surveillance, assassination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: langley virginia, london, europe, madrid, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   42%
 
 8.0
 12K
Company
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, serious, realistic, captivating, rough
Plot: vengeance, friendship, bollywood, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, gang, friends, betrayal, organized crime, gangsters, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, hong kong, europe, switzerland, india ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   39%
 
The International
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: An interpol agent and an attorney are determined to bring one of the world's most powerful banks to justice. Uncovering money laundering, arms trading, and conspiracy to destabilize world governments, their investigation takes them from Berlin, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: investigation, chase, political corruption, murder, conspiracy, assassination, gunfight, assassin, lawyer, betrayal, car chase, special agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, middle east, israel, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   34%
 
 5.8
 1K
Hong Kong 97
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Hong Kong 97 takes place in Hong Kong right before the transfer of power from Britain to China. Reginald Cameron, an assassin affiliated with a large corporation with interests in the colony, guns down key members of the Chinese envoy which will ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, assassination, chase, false accusation, hitman, frame up, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, best friends ...
Time: 90s, near future
Place: asia, china, england, hong kong, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   43%
 
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