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The Bodyguard (2011)
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The Bodyguard (2011)
Original name: காவலன்
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 the right track. But things don't go as planned. Muthuramalingam's adversary threatens to kill his daughter Meera (Asin) as a revenge against his own daughter's fate. So Bhoomi is given the job of Meera's bodyguard at college. Meera goes to college with her friend Madhu but is irritated by Bhoomi's presence everywhere. So she devises a plan.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: attempted murder, romance, fall in love, love affair, danger, crimes, bollywood, rivalry, bodyguard, college, dwarf, one man army, diary, murder, heroes, love and romance, studying, tough heroes, love, dog, dancing, martial arts, gangsters, fight, teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, bangkok thailand

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, realistic, suspenseful and serious films with plots about love and romance, rivalry, crimes, fall in love, bollywood, romance and danger mostly in Action, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Bodyguard: Bodyguard (2011), Gunday (2014), Jilla (2014), Paiyaa (2010), The Knife (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bodyguard (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Lovely Singh (Salman Khan) is the bodyguard of Sartaj Rana's (Raj Babbar) daughter Divya Rana (Kareena Kapoor). He is very devoted to his duties but irritates her all the time by following her everywhere. Consequently, Divya and her friend ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, realistic
Plot: lie, college, romance, family relations, fall in love, bollywood, parents and children, dishonesty, rescue, one against many, bodyguard, elopement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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Gunday (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Based in Calcutta during its most unsettled times in the 1970s, the film deals with the inseparable life of Bikram and Bala. The story of 2 boys, boys who became refugees. Refugees who became gun couriers. Gun Couriers who became coal bandits, coal ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: love triangle, train, gangsters, friendship, train robbery, love and romance, rivalry, crimes, escapades, fall in love, bollywood, coal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
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Jilla (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Story: A cop decides to take on his godfather, who raised him from childhood, and make him realize the error of his ways.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, parents and children, crimes, adopted son, law enforcement, escapades, dishonesty, danger, fighting crime, murder, corrupt law enforcer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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Paiyaa (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Shiva, an engineering graduate, is not serious about his job or future even when his friends advise him about life. He falls in love with a girl he saw at a bus stop and finally gets to ride with her in a car.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, romantic, humorous ...
Plot: fall in love, romance, road trip, crimes, unemployment, couples, danger, friendship, gangsters, love and romance, criminal heroes, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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The Knife (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Kathiresan aka Kaththi, a criminal, escapes from the Kolkata prison and comes to Chennai, where he comes across his doppelganger Jeevanandham, fighting for his life after being shot at by unknown men. Kathir decides to pass off as Jeeva and make ...
Style: exciting, captivating, psychological, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, crimes, chase, bollywood, gangsters, village, save the day, corporation, danger, graphic violence, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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Ghilli (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sport
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: realistic, serious, humorous, exciting
Plot: village, ambition, fall in love, lovers on the run, woman in danger, crimes, romance, family relations, rivalry, chases and races, save the lady, manhunt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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Poongsan (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Poongsan has the unenviable - and death-defying - job of delivering messages across the North and South Korean border to separated families. When South Korean government agents ask him to smuggle in In-ok, the lover of a high-ranking North Korean ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, north korea
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Josh (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Shah Rukh Khan and Sharad Kapoor are the leaders of the two rival gangs. Aishwarya Rai is Shah Rukh Khan's twin sister. Shah Rukh is in love with Priya Gill. Chandrachur Singh is Sharad Kapoor's younger brother who studies in a catering ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, captivating, exciting, melancholic
Plot: gang, rivalry, street gang, twins, siblings relations, love affair, family relations, bollywood, fall in love, love and romance, crimes, inheritance ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia, goa india
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R... Rajkumar (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Rajkumar (Shahid Kapoor) is an aimless youth who works for a drug baron named Shivraj (Sonu Sood). His latest mission is to kill a rival dealer named Manik Parmar (Ashish Vidyarthi). But Rajkumar's life changes forever when he claps eyes on the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: heroes, rivalry, vengeance, fall in love, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, love and romance, one man army, tough heroes, bollywood, love, damsel in distress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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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, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder, memory loss, injustice, tragic event, revenge, fall in love, crimes, uncover truth, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, disorder, obsessive quest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
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 7.3
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Ghajini (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India, USA, UK
Duration: 186 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 ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Plot: bollywood, diary, memory loss, loss of loved one, rage, murder, fall in love, vengeance, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india, mumbai india
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Style (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jeetendra Kumar Makwana is employed full-time at a Call Center and works part-time teaching English. He is recruited by an attractive young woman, Pooja, to teach her Hinglish-speaking boss, Bhaiyaji, English. Jeetendra agrees to do so, falls in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, murder, betrayal, gangsters, gang, crimes, dishonesty, vengeance, rivalry, danger, criminal's revenge, crime gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
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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, ...
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Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
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Country: India
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Style: emotional, sentimental, exciting, captivating, tense ...
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: This love story begins with the mischievous, clever, charming, a daredevil and the HERO who falls in love with Sunaina. How can a Hero’s love story be complete without a villain! So walks in Angad the corrupt cop, who wants to forcibly marry ...
Style: humorous, tense, captivating, light, semi serious
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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Qayamat: City Under Threat (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
Story: CBI Officer Akram Sheikh (Sunil Shetty) is on the verge of nabbing three dreaded Pakistan-backed arms dealers , the brothers Ali (Arbaaz Khan) and Abbas (Sanjay Kapoor) and their common moll Laila (Isha Koppikar) . When Sheikh busts an important ...
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Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: realistic, emotional, serious, tense, captivating ...
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Double Attack (2013)
Genre: Action
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
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Style: rough, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, realistic
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Duration: 135 min.
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Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 178 min.
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Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: This action movie is filled with romance and adventure. As Abhisek fights for his life against the forces of crime and injustice, he meets Bhoomika, who captures his heart.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
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Paruthiveeran (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: A village tough finally succumbs to the unconditional love of his angelic cousin, but his romance faces insurmountable challenges, including family opposition and his own delinquent personality.
Style: sentimental, serious, emotional, touching, realistic
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Ram & Leela (2013)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
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Style: captivating, serious, touching, stylized, exciting ...
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Place: india, asia
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Damage (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ex-con battles it out in the cage to pay for the operation that would save the daughter of his victim. Along the way he finds fatherly love, and friendship, in the most unlikely of places.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Goddess of Mercy (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense, psychological ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 2K
Call (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 176 min.
Story: Major Jaidev Rajvansh (Anil Kapoor) and his fellow officer Hussein (Om Puri) manage to rescue a leading politician as well as capture his kidnapper, Abhrush (Danny Denzongpa). The terrorist has been wanted for years and he is finally captured by the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: criminal's revenge, love and romance, unfulfilled love, vengeance, deadly, crimes, rivalry, master villain, danger, bollywood, love triangle, unrequited love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
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