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Major Saab (1998)
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Major Saab (1998)
Original name: मेज़र साब
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Major Jasbir Singh Rana (Amitabh Bachchan) trains cadets to become officers in the national defence academy. A spoilt brat Virendra Pratap Singh (Ajay Devgan) joins the academy. Little does he know the major is a strict disciplinarian who takes a row to straighten him and make him a soldier. Thus starts a war between the two. In the meantime Virendra falls in love with a beautiful girl NISHA (Sonali Bendre) whose marriage was fixed by his father to a wealthy contractor's son. But the girl loves Virendra against her father's will and so starts the fight between Virendra and the girl's father supported by the contractor and his son with gang. Majorsaab helps Virendra to get his love and to change Virendra from spoilt brat to a good and brave soldier.
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: youth, military, romance, soldier, bollywood, love and romance, officers and cadets, rebellion, fall in love, rebelliousness, military life, unfulfilled love, coming of age, rivalry, courtroom drama, army investigation, army, police, hospital, gun, helicopter, cadet, courage, dying, victory ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, semi serious, humorous and serious films with plots about love and romance, bollywood, romance, fall in love, love, family relations and couples mostly in Drama, Romance and Action genres. Some movies like Major Saab: Raja Hindustani (1996), Silver Strand (1995), You Have My Heart (2000), Kill Dil (2014), Sometimes (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Raja Hindustani (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
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Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
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Silver Strand (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The U.S. Navy selects from its ranks a small group of persons to send through unadulterated hell. If they are able to walk at the end of this period, they become "Navy Seals". Brian Del Piso (Gil Bellows) is a member of class number 195 ...
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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You Have My Heart (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kill Dil (2014)
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Country: India
Duration: 127 min.
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Sometimes (1976)
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Duration: 177 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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English Babu Desi Mem (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 2.4
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Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, semi serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.7
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 8.1
 62K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 8.1
 24K
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49%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.9
 3K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 12K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 418
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Country: India
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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