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The Youth of the Land (2004)
 7.4
 8K
The Youth of the Land (2004)
Original name: युवा
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Michael , Arjun and Lallan are three young men in Kolkata , with different ideals and objectives . Michael is an idealistic youth leader who dreams of a better India being created by the youth power . Arjun is a self-centered , opportunistic , easygoing fellow whose objective is to immigrate to a developed country and make big money . Lallan is a goon who works for Prosenjit Chatterjee, an immoral politician . The lives of these three different people become intertwined following a murder attempt and an accident in broad daylight on the Hooghly bridge
Style: sincere, epic, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: vengeance, politics, freak, family relations, betrayal, parents and children, injustice, love and romance, ambition, fall in love, hopes, patriotism, social differences, society, dishonesty, political unrest, rise to the top, curses spells and rituals, idealism, siblings relations, social climbing, rivalry, culture clash, leadership, state affairs ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia

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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 rivalry, bollywood, vengeance, love and romance, crimes, dishonesty and murder mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Youth of the Land: Nayak: The Real Hero (2001), Aayitha Ezhuthu (2004), Ghulam (1998), Company (2002), Sivaji: The Boss (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Nayak: The Real Hero (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 187 min.
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Style: realistic, biting, captivating, serious, emotional
Plot: attempted murder, election, politics, love and romance, state affairs, rise to the top, hopes, political conspiracy, take over, political intrigue, chief, family disapproval ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Aayitha Ezhuthu (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Three men and their accidental meeting on a bridge will change their lives forever.
Style: realistic, serious
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.3
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Ghulam (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Sidharth (Aamir Khan), is a Mumbai 'Tapori' and a boxing champion. His elder brother, Jai (Rajat Kapoor) works with Raunak Singh (Sharad Saxena), who now rules their "Basti" through terrorising its people and collecting ...
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Audience: boys' night
Plot: bollywood, betrayal, murder, family relations, criminal heroes, society, dishonesty, gang, rivalry, vengeance, crimes, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 8.0
 13K
Company (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sivaji: The Boss (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Corrupt police and politicians target a computer engineer for trying to better the lives of less privileged citizens.
Style: realistic, serious, political drama
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.6
 830
I Am a Red Man (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
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Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, emotional
Plot: vengeance, narcolepsy, disability, rivalry, vigilantism, sexual dysfunction, dishonesty, disorder, crimes, romance, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.4
 4K
Raavan (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Eklavya: The Royal Guard (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: sentimental, exciting, realistic, epic, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.8
 20K
Guru (2007)
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Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Singham Returns (2014)
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Country: India
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Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 155
We Five (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
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Style: exciting, realistic, rough, emotional, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.1
 45K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.5
 14K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.0
 3K
Wound (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.4
 17K
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Country: India
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.5
 11K
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Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.1
 10K
Bombay (1995)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.1
 3K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.4
 4K
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Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.1
 9K
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Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
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Time: 40s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.1
 355
Akela (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The 7th film of Ramesh Sippy.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, vengeance, orphan, tough heroes, family relations, deadly, on the run, crimes, fall in love, twins, rivalry, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Gangs of Wasseypur (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 379
Arrested (1985)
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Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.4
 607
Ambition (2005)
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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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%