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Modern Era (2005)
 6.5
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Modern Era (2005)
Original name: कलयुग
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The husband of a woman who commits suicide after a run-in with the adult entertainment industry seeks revenge on those who drove her to her death. In doing so, he delves into the world of international human trafficking, eventually traveling across the world to seek out the ringleaders of this horrifying enterprise.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, touching, exciting, captivating
Plot: self discovery, fall in love, honeymoon, crimes, vengeance, disability, terrorism, on the run, murder, newlyweds, death in the family, train, store, wedding, hotel, computers and web, dancer's life, prison, lesbian, airplane, lawyer, suicide, torture, conspiracy, false identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, switzerland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about crimes, rivalry, deadly, vengeance, murder, danger and gangsters mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Modern Era: The Girl from the Naked Eye (2012), I Am a Red Man (2014), The Uniform (2004), Bullet Train (2012), Monster (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Girl from the Naked Eye (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jake is a driver for a seedy escort service operating out of 'The Naked Eye strip club', he's a street thug type who falls for a witty high-class escort named Sandy. Except one night Sandy is found murdered, the only clues left behind ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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 ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.4
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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: exciting, suspenseful, rough, bleak, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 3.9
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Bullet Train (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, India
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The story revolves around a set of Indians, fighting to get what is their own, while another set of Indians working for the Scotland Yard Police chase them hard to stop them from spreading terror. The film in entirety has been been shot in London, ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: race against time, train, terrorism, vengeance, immigrants, life is a bitch, uninhibited rivalry, swat team, deportation, bomb, forceful separation, car chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Monster (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Bok-Soon (Kim Go-eun-I) runs a street stall while taking care of her younger sister. Bok-Soon may not be the brightest girl but what she lacks in intelligence, she makes up for in uncontrollable rage. She’s infamously known as the “psycho ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Killer (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A cold-blooded contract killer hires the services of a cab driver for a full night. He forces the driver to go around Dubai as he keeps finishing off witnesses scheduled to testify against a gangster.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: hitman, hostage, crimes, taxi driver, chase, murder, criminal, killings, murderer, confined, conspiracy, murder witness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, dubai
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Knock Out (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A businessman in a phone-booth is held hostage by a sniper.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: journalism, criminal heroes, vigilantism, dishonesty, crimes, hostage, infidelity, murder, extortion, bomb, rivalry, battles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Fida (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Fida tells the story of Jai who one day happen to meet a young and beautiful woman called Neha and he falls in love with her at first sight.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, surprise ending
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
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Dossier K. (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Vincke and Verstuyft are detectives of the Antwerp police department. This time they have to deal with the Albanian mob and some problems in their own police division.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, albania, antwerp
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.4
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, asia, india, italy, venice ...
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42%
 5.4
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Indian (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 178 min.
Story: DCP Raksekhar Azad (Raj) is an invincible cop with a great aim. He arrests a terrorist by the name of Khan. But Khan lands in a prison cell that looks cushier than the Buckingham Palace. However, this gets Raj promoted, and he is congratulated by ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, vigilantism, partners against crime, confined, dishonesty, frame up, police investigation, crimes, tough law enforcer, heroes, fighting crime, against the rules ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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41%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A common man who transforms into a gangster revolts against the very system he once obediently followed by declaring war on the police, the government, and the industrialists.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Gangster (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Simran drowns her misery in booze. Her one friend in Seoul, is Aakash, a singer in an Indian restaurant. One night, Simran tells Aakash of her past and the reasons for her loneliness. Originally a bar dancer in Mumbai, Simran is the girlfriend of a ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seoul, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Back in the Day (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young man slides back into a life of crime after reuniting with a shady acquaintance from his past.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
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Ten Dead Men (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: You can’t outrun your past. That is the extremely painful lesson that Ryan (Brendan Carr)is learning right now, as spectres of his past life of crime have returned to haunt him, destroying the only person he holds dear, and nearly killing him in ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Swedish family found murdered in her home on the Costa del Sol in southern Spain - all except the 16-year-old daughter, who has disappeared. At first the police believe that there is a burglary gone wrong, but the more crime examined, the more ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe, morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.3
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Crosshairs (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Hired to enact revenge on a man who savagely beat a beautiful Russian débutant, Jack Verlaine is pressed between his newly acquired job and a persistent man named, Brill, who offers him a chance to advance higher in his seedy career. But when an ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Company (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 142 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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.0
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Baby (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: An elite counter-intelligence unit learns of a plot, masterminded by a maniacal madman. With the clock ticking, it's up to them to track the terrorists' international tentacles and prevent them from striking at the heart of India.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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88 (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young woman comes to in a roadside diner with no idea where she is or how she got there. Split between two timelines, she gets taken on a violent journey as she seeks out the person responsible for her lover's death.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: memory loss, vengeance, crimes, on the run, violence, diner, gas mask, missing sister, strip club, stripper, woman urinating, bowling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 13K
All the Best (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: After his hatred of dishonesty costs him his job, an embittered man goes over to the dark side and plots to rob the bank he once managed.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank, crimes, crime gone awry, vengeance, criminal heroes, mental illness, on the run, rivalry, dishonesty, revenge, bank robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Journal of a Contract Killer (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stephanie Komack was a high-class hooker and assassin for the Italian Mob. Now working in London as a waitress, and a single mother to her seven year old daughter, the Mob track Stephanie down and persuade her to do one last job. The hit goes wrong ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense
Plot: italian mafia, prostitute, hitman, kidnapping, vengeance, single parent, rivalry, crimes, violence, killer, revenge, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.6
 2K
Kidnap (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India, China
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A fortnight before her eighteenth birthday, Sonia goes missing. Her family receives a call informing them that she has been kidnapped and her estranged father, a US-based businessman, must now follow the kidnapper’s instructions to the letter if ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: woman in danger, stockholm syndrome, kidnapping, chase, hostage, vengeance, mind game, parents and children, confined, rescue, rivalry, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.2
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Breakout (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A pair of criminals try to track down the kids who witnessed them commit a murder in the woods.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, chase, parents and children, witnessing a crime, crimes, wilderness, siblings relations, murder, prison, child in peril, family relations, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 5K
Anjaan (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Krishna (Suriya) comes to Mumbai in search of his brother Raju Bhai (Suriya), an underworld don. Through Raju Bhai's gangster friends, his past life is revealed. What happened to Raju Bhai? Will Krishna find him?
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: gangsters, vengeance, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, uncover truth, friendship, revenge, murder, crimes, graphic violence, flashback, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 1K
Montana (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the mean streets of London's East End, a former Serbian commando and a fourteen-year old boy plot revenge against a powerful crime lord and his ruthless lieutenants. As our heroes prepare to take on their enemies, the boy is mentored in the ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, hitman, coming of age, haunted by the past, teaching the ways of the world, crimes, assassin, gangsters, master criminal, graphic violence, rivalry, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.9
 500
The Liquidator (2011)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Kazakhstan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A highly skilled bodyguard avenging his brother's untimely death uncovers a ring of corruption extending to the highest levels of society and government (IMDb.com).
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vigilantism, crimes, secret movement, vengeance, murder, corruption, government, one man army, bodyguard, conspiracy, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kazakhstan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 587
Black & White (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Rajan Mathur (Anil Kapoor) is a Professor in Urdu literature in Dr. Zakir Hussain's College. He resides in Chandni Chowk with his activist wife, Roma Mathur (Shefali Shah). Professor Mathur comes across a young boy called Numair Qazi (Anurag ...
Style: captivating, realistic, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: terrorism, hidden identity, introspection, society, bomb, police, working undercover, recruitment, escapades, rivalry, crimes, terrorist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new delhi, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%