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Compulsed (1974)
 7.1
 621
Compulsed (1974)
Original name: मज़बूर
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A terminally ill man frames himself for murder to allow his family to collect the reward money. After a successful operation, he escapes police custody and searches for the real killer.
Style: twists and turns, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: hospital, murder, crimes, disability, abduction, bollywood, crime, moral dilemma, terminal illness, dishonesty, deadly, witnessing a crime, rivalry, unlikely criminals, uncover truth, cons and scams, dancing, fight, thief, murderer, party, lawyer, police, hotel, death ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, murder, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, bollywood and police mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Compulsed: The Chain (1973), Don (1978), Woodstock Villa (2008), Fault (2001), The Unknown (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Chain (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: The world erodes around Vijay, an honest police officer. He is jailed for 6 months on false charges, trapped by gang leader Teja. When Vijay is released from jail, he plans to take revenge.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: frame up, gangsters, bollywood, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, life is a bitch, dishonesty, tough law enforcer, society, crime, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.8
 11K
Don (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: A ruthless gangster named Don is killed during a scuffle with the police. Since only DSP DeSilva knows of this incident, he recruits another person named Vijay who is a spitting image of Don. Vijay is planted in Don's place in Don's gang ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Plot: mistaken identity, undercover, gang, on the run, gangsters, undercover cop, working undercover, rivalry, chases and races, chase, master criminal, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s
Place: india, asia, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: murder, investigation, kidnapping, bollywood, dishonesty, betrayal, crimes, uncover truth, frame up, crime gone awry, life is a bitch, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.0
 883
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, deadly, false accusation, courtroom drama, bollywood, crimes, romance, legal, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 7.1
 1K
The Unknown (1965)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Gumnaam is a 1965 Indian suspense thriller film directed by Raja Nawathe, starring Manoj Kumar, Nanda, Pran, Helen and Mehmood. Eight people are trapped on an island when their plane abandons them. They find a large mansion whose butler is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, cult film
Plot: murder, island, stranded on an island, confined, deadly, mystery, crimes, isolation, group of strangers, telephone call, corpse, letter ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: police investigation, murder, uncover truth, couple relations, haunted by the past, law enforcement, deadly, crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, bollywood, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Seven Murders Forgiven (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: 7 Khoon Maaf movie is a romantic misadventures story of an Anglo-Indian woman Susanna Anna-Marie Johannes, a beautiful lass who over the course of thirty-five odd years, gets married seven times due to the untimely and mysterious deaths of half a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic, offbeat
Plot: murder, femme fatale, looking for love, dangerous attraction, deadly, crimes, destructive relationship, couples, female killer, mystery, dishonesty, remarry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, drug dealing, deadly, thief, gangsters, vengeance, theft, dishonesty, murder, neo noir, graphic violence, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 8.1
 10K
Wall (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Reflecting the tumultuous politics of the early ’70s in India, Deewar tells the story of a pair of impoverished brothers who, after their family is betrayed by the misplaced idealism of their father, struggle to survive on the streets of Mumbai. ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: gangsters, working undercover, bollywood, vengeance, mistaken identity, disgraced, police detective, bait, family relations, siblings relations, crimes, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.3
 212
The Stranger (1987)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bonnie Bedilia stars in this psychological thriller about a woman who witnesses a murder and then flees. During her escape, she has a car accident. She becomes an amnesia victim and although, she doesn't know her own identity, is able to ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, rough, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: hitman, murder, crimes, wrongfully committed, false accusation, doctors and patients, hospital, mystery, dishonesty, deadly, witnessing a crime, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.8
 4K
Slow Burn (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A district attorney (Ray Liotta) is involved in a 24-hour showdown with a gang leader (LL Cool J) and is, at the same time, being manipulated by an attractive assistant district attorney (Jolene Blalock) and a cryptic stranger.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, interracial relations, gang, investigation, betrayal, law enforcement, dishonesty, cons and scams, police station, who to trust, neo noir, self defense ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.1
 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: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: vigilantism, uncover truth, vengeance, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, bollywood, manhunt, fake identity, justice, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
 2K
In My Sleep (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Marcus (Philip WInchester) wakes up in the middle of a cemetery half naked and has no idea how he got there. Urgent questions pound inside his head. "Where was I last night? Who was I with?" Marcus suffers from parasomnia, a rare sleep ...
Style: realistic, serious, mind bending, suspenseful, twists and turns
Plot: memory loss, mystery, disorder, uncover truth, gory, murder, deadly, crimes, sleepwalking, hallucination, support group, falling down stairs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.3
 382
Playmaker (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A would-be actress uncovers horrifying files on other starlets.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: mystery, manipulations, manipulation, crimes, mentally unstable, rivalry, power relations, murder, actress, vengeance, mentor, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
McBride: The Chameleon Murder (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: As a favor to a friend, defense attorney McBride takes on a client accused of murdering a woman. When McBride and his partner Phil investigate the deceased, they discover she had many identities and with each new life she was leading the list of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: courtroom drama, legal investigation, false accusation, mystery, legal, wrong place wrong time, cons and scams, rivalry, dishonesty, crimes, murder, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Flirting with Danger (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A lawyer begins a sordid fling with an attractive young woman whom he slowly begins to suspect to be a serial killer of men.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, investigation, crimes, deadly, fall in love, psychopath, lawyer, police, bra, sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 393
Akela (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The 7th film of Ramesh Sippy.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: twins, murder, chaos and mayhem, fall in love, vengeance, siblings relations, family relations, tough heroes, rivalry, gangsters, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.5
 13K
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, realistic, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, memory loss, revenge, tragic event, injustice, uncover truth, danger, haunted by the past, obsessive quest, life is a bitch, fall in love, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Nobel's Last Will (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While covering the annual Nobel Banquet for tabloid Kvällspressen, crime reporter Annika Bengtzon witnesses a spectacular murder right in front of her. Two people are shot, one of them the controversial Laureate in Medicine, Aaron Wiesel. Annika is ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, journalist, investigation, uncover truth, danger, crimes, intrigue, journalism, dishonesty, media, witnessing a crime, nobel prize ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.6
 385
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: serial killer, memory loss, murder, investigation, life is a bitch, crimes, deadly, amateur detective, danger, uncover truth, journalism, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.4
 15K
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: bleak, suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: terrorism, murder, muslim, danger, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, dishonesty, vengeance, bollywood, small town life, small town ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.4
 468
Backfire (1987)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mara McAndrew's marriage is falling apart. Her husband, Donnie, a Vietnam veteran, suffers troubling flashbacks about the war, leaving him unresponsive to her needs. Mara wants out, but she also wants Donnie's money. When Mara meets a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: cheating wife, murder, inheritance, crime, couple relations, infidelity, family problems, dangerous attraction, betrayal, unsupportive spouse, manipulations, manipulation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 596
Carambole (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This film is based upon the book with the same name, by Håkan Nesser, one of Swedens most appreciated "crime-authors".
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: hit and run, murder, mystery, life turned upside down, law enforcement, investigation, crimes, private detective, deadly, uncover truth, blackmail, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 7.8
 3K
Who's There? (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While alone in the house, a woman hears news of serial killer on the loose. And then a stranger rings the doorbell...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological thriller
Plot: serial killer, woman in danger, confined, deadly, danger, crimes, rain, female protagonist, psychopath, thunderstorm, one night, murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Robber Bride (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Journalist Zenia Arden has disappeared. When her finger turns up on the shores of Lake Ontario next to her blood-soaked car, the police believe they've uncovered a homicide.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns
Plot: investigation, protagonist as suspect, uncover truth, mystery, danger, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, friendship, law enforcement, police, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.1
 6K
Abandoned (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mary Walsh delivers boyfriend Kevin to a hospital for routine outpatient surgery. But when Mary returns to take him home, he's mysteriously vanished.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, crimes, missing person, danger, race against time, doctors and patients, uncover truth, rivalry, intrigue, confined, investigation, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, sentimental, realistic, exciting, twists and turns ...
Plot: royal family, bollywood, love and romance, reunion, love affair, political unrest, destiny, dishonesty, hopes, heroes, royal court, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Flames of the Sun (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Thriller, Western
Country: India
Duration: 204 min.
Story: A Police Officer, whose family was killed by a bandit named Gabbar Singh, decides to fight fire with fire and recruits two convicts, Jai & Veeru, to bring Gabbar Singh to jail alive, but will they succeed in their mission and get their reward? ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, touching, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fight, vengeance, martial arts, partners, adventure, redemption, romance, criminal heroes, murder, fall in love, bandit, village ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.3
 213
Vanished (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman searches for many years to exact revenge on a kidnapper. A psychological thriller that examines how far a person would go if pushed to the extreme.
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: vengeance, danger, crimes, rivalry, confined, deadly, mystery, husband wife relationship, hostage, kidnapping, secret, fight ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.9
 1K
2:13 (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A police profiler has just returned from psychiatric leave only to find that he is caught up in a serial killer's rampage. Fighting to keep buried the trauma of his childhood, he must confront the all too-familiar flesh masks that the killer ...
Style: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, serial killer, forensic, law enforcement, haunted by the past, deadly, danger, rivalry, slasher, police investigation, gory, profiler ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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