Movies like Cheetah: The Power of One

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Cheetah: The Power of One (2005)
 8.2
 12K
Cheetah: The Power of One (2005)
Original name: అతడు
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Nandu, an orphan, is a top-notch professional killer in town. He manoeuvres his operations with the help of his buddy. In one such operation, he falls into the eyes of the cops. While fleeing from the crime scene, he unintentionally becomes the cause for the death of a stranger called Pardhoo, a run-away youngster who wants to return home after 12 years. Nandu assumes the identity of Pardhoo and enters his household in a remote village to escape from the cops. The rest of the story is all about how Nandu solves all the problems.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: assassination, one against many, on the run, hidden identity, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, romance, assassination attempt, chases and races, frame up, village, church, murder, police, betrayal, gunfight, accidental killing, corrupt cop, skyscraper, village life, violence, politics, sniper, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india

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Most similar movies to Cheetah: The Power of One

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about crimes, murder, chases and races, dishonesty, deadly, rivalry and violence mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Cheetah: The Power of One: Virumandi (2004), Pokiri (2006), Most Wanted (1997), Art of War 2 (2008), The Lost Samaritan (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: frame up, rivalry, prison riot, prison, death row, false accusation, death sentence, village, corporal punishment, confined, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 12K
Pokiri (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Pandu (Mahesh Babu) is a ruthless mafia man who kills anybody for money. He falls in love with Sruthi (Ileana) at the very first sight. Sruthi too loves Pandu, but hesitates to confess her love to him as he is a reckless criminal. Though a goon, ...
Plot: ex cop, doctor, meeting, death of friend, thrown through a window, chase, moll, police officer, seduction, revenge, neo noir, rival gang ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ek: The Power of One (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Mumbai-based Nandkumar Sharma is a high-priced hit-man. He is paid a princely 1.5 Crore Rupees to injure Anna Mhatre, so that the later can get enough 'sympathy' votes to get him elected as the next Chief Minister, but ends up killing him. ...
Plot: betrayal by friend, prostitute, farm, jumping from height, hit by a car, investigator, train, tough guy, fair, suicide by gunshot, accidental killing, one against many ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.6
 6K
Most Wanted (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sgt. James Dunn, who is wrongly accused of assassination of the officer he had a row with, is saved from death row and recruited for top-secret special operations squad led by Lt. Col Grant Casey. Their mission is to neutralize criminals who had ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, chase, on the run, manhunt, false accusation, death row, assassination, top secret, crimes, investigation, betrayal, state affairs ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 4.3
 4K
Art of War 2 (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Agent Neil Shaw is called out of retirement and finds himself in the midst of a plot to assassinate several leading Senators with himself set-up to take the rap for a recent killing
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, betrayal, heroes, assassination, murder, martial arts, crimes, government agency, protagonist as suspect, secret agents, chases and races, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Lost Samaritan (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a long night at the office, an accountant stops to help an injured motorist and ends up becoming the target of two dangerous assassins.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, police corruption, danger, law enforcement, special agents, survival, dishonesty, chases and races, frame up, on the run, murderous pair, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Contractor (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Former CIA Operative, James Dial is coaxed back into action to kill a terrorist in London, but it all goes wrong and he is forced into hiding, where he meets and befriends a 12 year old girl.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, betrayal, assassination, manhunt, heroes, hitman, murder, crimes, law enforcer killer, danger, deadly, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe, usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.9
 5K
The Suspect (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Dong-chul was the best special field agent in North Korea, but he’s abandoned by his government during a mission. While on the run, he looks for his wife and child, who were sold as slaves to China, only to discover their corpses. He soon finds ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: political conspiracy, espionage, hitman, false accusation, frame up, danger, law enforcement, intrigue, crimes, betrayal, track down, assassination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 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: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Plot: law enforcement, vengeance, gang, crimes, police detective, murder, faked death, loss of father, death, revenge, arms smuggling, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Way of War (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paramilitary operative David Wolfe stumbles upon an international conspiracy connecting presidential cabinet members to a Middle Eastern terrorist plot. Wanting to expose the truth, Wolfe defies orders and returns to the US as an army of one ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, state affairs, danger, assassination, political corruption, political conspiracy, terrorism, deadly, government agency, political intrigue, military, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.7
 3K
The Stranger (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Pro wrestling legend Steve Austin stars as a man with no name, no memory and absolutely nothing left to lose. But when he finds himself hunted by both the FBI and the Russian mob, this amnesiac decides to fight back. Pursuit cannot stop him. Torture ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough, realistic
Plot: one man army, crimes, investigation, law enforcement, track down, dishonesty, danger, life is a bitch, martial arts, chase, murder of family, hand to hand combat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.4
 712
The Butcher (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A mob enforcer is set up to take the fall for a multi-million dollar heist involving a rival gang boss. Merle (Eric Roberts) is a gambler stuck on a twenty-year losing streak, but his luck is about to change. Surviving a trap that was intended to ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, disorder, gangsters, gang, drug abuse, infidelity, couple relations, frame up, love triangle, vengeance, hitman, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 8.2
 14K
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: split personality, vigilante, lawyer, vigilantism, mental illness, love affair, deadly, crimes, life is a bitch, alter ego, punishment, irony of fate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.6
 12K
Gambler (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Vinayak and his 4 team members rob a booty of 500 crores INR. Trouble starts when two of the team betrays them.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, money laundering, gambling, faked death, law enforcement, crimes, tough law enforcer, dishonesty, betrayal, gang, chases and races, bookies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Shadow Conspiracy (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Bobby Bishop (Sheen) is a special assistant to the President of the United States. Accidentally, he meets his friend professor Pochenko on the street. Pochenko has time to tell Bishop about some conspiracy in the White House but then immediately ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political conspiracy, politics, political corruption, on the run, assassination, betrayal, witnessing a crime, intrigue, assassination attempt, crimes, conspiracy, political intrigue ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.0
 2K
Grandmaster (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chandrashekhar lives alone in a dark and violent city. Even with crime occurring all around him, he withdraws from all responsibility and lives quietly. Soon, change is forced upon him in order to catch a serial killer. Like a grandmaster who ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: investigation, serial killer, police detective, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, murder, chess, police officer, danger, chases and races, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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, humorous ...
Plot: gangsters, one man army, fall in love, gang war, bollywood, crimes, hitman, criminal heroes, vigilantism, rivalry, crime, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, bangkok thailand, mumbai india, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.0
 176K
Taken 3 (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ex-government operative Bryan Mills finds his life is shattered when he's falsely accused of a murder that hits close to home. As he's pursued by a savvy police inspector, Mills employs his particular set of skills to track the real killer ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: one man army, frame up, murder, on the run, revenge, kidnapping, runaway, framed for murder, father daughter relationship, chase, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, europe, usa, california, santa monica california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 4.4
 670
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: vengeance, murder, prison, vigilantism, betrayal, crimes, danger, rivalry, track down, chases and races, parents and children, bollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, europe, italy, india, venice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Witness to a Kill (2001)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Queen's Messenger is called to convey vital dispatches to a highly secretive conference called to combat the activities of modern poachers who threaten the economies of many African states.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, murder, heroic mission, daring rescue, hotshot hero, political conspiracy, undercover, danger, government agency, dishonesty, deadly, bodyguard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.7
 17K
F/X (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A movies special effects man is hired by a government agency to help stage the assassination of a well known gangster. When the agency double cross him, he uses his special effects to trap the gangster and the corrupt agents.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, tricky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, gangsters, corruption, murder, manhunt, car chase, disguise, deception, witness protection, assassination, mission of murder, frame up ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: twists and turns, psychological, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, haunted by the past, investigation, crimes, danger, uncover truth, track down, identity crisis, suspicion, murder, journalist, fan ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Contract Killers (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A CIA assassin attempts to break out of the contract killing business to try to lead a normal life. But when "the system" tracks her down and frames her for the death of her husband, she embarks on a path of revenge that leads her back ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, manhunt, swat team, hitman, starting over, rivalry, frame up, dishonesty, government agency, assassination, secret agents, assassination attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: langley virginia, west indies
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 4.9
 614
Sanctuary (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Luke Kovak is part of a covert group within the CIA that works on illegal black ops involving blackmail and assassinations. When his boss orders the murder of one of the team, Luke realizes how expendable they all are and gets out (taking proof of ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: church, espionage, assassination, undercover, redemption, special agents, rivalry, law enforcement, starting over, crimes, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, washington d.c., pentagon, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.6
 8K
Ghilli (2004)
Genre: Action, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Muthu Pandi, a village strongman, decides to marry Dhanalakshmi, and begins his quest by eliminating everyone who opposes their union - starting with both her brothers. In desperation, Dhanalakshmi decides to escape from the village, and in the ...
Style: serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Plot: village, ambition, fall in love, family relations, lovers on the run, romance, crimes, woman in danger, rivalry, chases and races, save the lady, manhunt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Hunt and Play (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Raghavan (Kamal Haasan) is an honest cop in Tamil Nadu. His wife Kayalvizhi (Kamalinee Mukerji) dies in a violent incident. Raghavan is deputized to investigate the murder of Rani, the daughter of his colleague Arokiya Raj (Prakash Raj) in a remote ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, police detective, crimes, deadly, police station, who done it, rape and murder, murder, devious, law enforcement, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 2.9
 507
Speed (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Action / Foreign / Suspense - Sandeep Malhotra comes to London to convince his girlfriend to give him another chance. Meanwhile, Siddharth, an undercover MI5 agent, receives a CD, which contains the recording of his kidnapped wife, Richa, and is ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, rough ...
Plot: race against time, hostage, hidden identity, undercover, secret agents, working undercover, danger, assassination, crimes, politics, missing person, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.6
 674
Cold Steel (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Detective Johnny Modine gets his Christmas celebration spoiled with news of his father's death, which seems the work of psychopathic junkies ...
Style: rough, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, investigation, police detective, crimes, rivalry, femme fatale, deadly, ex cop, vengeance, christmas eve, strong female presence ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.2
 356
Butter (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Corrupt record company executives kill a singing sensation with a drug overdose rather than letting her leave their label and join another company. They then frame her cousin/manager for the murder forcing him to go on the run and to try to get the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, musician's life, deadly, dishonesty, on the run, life is a bitch, law enforcement, city life, drug abuse, false accusation, urban, frame up ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 47K
The Sentinel (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A secret service agent is framed as the mole in an assassination attempt on the president. He must clear his name and foil another assassination attempt while on the run from a relentless FBI agent.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, intense, twists and turns ...
Plot: frame up, political thriller, secret service, investigation, on the run, blackmail, double agent, assassination attempt, uncover truth, special agents, protagonist as suspect, fighting the system ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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