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Amar Akbar Anthony (1977)
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Amar Akbar Anthony (1977)
Original name: अमर अकबर एन्थोनी
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: India
Duration: 184 min.
Story: Amar Akbar Anthony (Hindi: अमर अकबर अन्थोनी) is a 1977 Bollywood action comedy film with a lost and found theme, about three brothers separated during their childhood who grew up in three homes, adopting three religions. They meet in their youth to fight a common villain. It was the biggest blockbuster of 1977, and won several awards at 25th Filmfare Awards including Best Actor, Best Music Director and Best Editing.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious
Plot: adoption, smuggling, coincidence, crimes, family relations, couple relations, kidnapping, clergy, bollywood, parents and children, on the run, fall in love, couples, disorder, siblings relations, mistaken identity, comedy of errors, separated, odd couple, criminal's revenge, daring rescue, love, fight, snake, bodyguard ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and serious films with plots about bollywood, family relations, crimes, love and romance, rivalry, fall in love and gangsters mostly in Action, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Amar Akbar Anthony: Coolie (1983), Sharabi (1984), Raja Hindustani (1996), Entertainment (2014), Eena Meena Deeka (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Duration: 177 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, humorous
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Place: india
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Place: asia, india
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Country: India
Duration: 177 min.
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
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Duration: 133 min.
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Duration: 184 min.
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Duration: 162 min.
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Country: India
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