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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, state affairs, leadership, culture clash ...
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 exciting films with plots about rivalry, bollywood, love and romance, vengeance, dishonesty, crimes and society 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), Blackmail (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Nayak: The Real Hero (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 187 min.
Story: TV reporter Shivajirao gets a chance to be the Chief Minister of Maharashtra for a day, after being challenged by incumbent Chief Minister Balraj Chauhan. After his successful one-day stint, he attempts to get back to his normal life, but it is not ...
Style: emotional, captivating, serious, biting, realistic
Plot: election, politics, attempted murder, family disapproval, proposal, dishonesty, take over, hopes, fall in love, state affairs, love and romance, rise to the top ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: serious, realistic
Plot: idealist, domestic violence, love, haunted by the past, life turned upside down, small time, life sentence, death sentence, teenager fighting adult, politics, goon, corrupt politician ...
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 ...
Style: emotional, suspenseful, captivating, serious, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bollywood, gangsters, murder, betrayal, family relations, criminal heroes, gang, vengeance, rivalry, society, dishonesty, hopes ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 8.0
 13K
Company (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 155 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 ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: betrayal, gang war, gang, rivalry, organized crime, dishonesty, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, love and romance, gangsters, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 4.1
 563
Blackmail (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Inspector Abhay Rathod is a honest and diligent Police Inspector employed with Bombay Police. He was assigned the case of racketeer and criminal don, Shekhar Mohan. Abhay successfully entraps and arrests him, and has him sentenced to a long jail ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: kidnapping, prison, criminal, police, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, criminal's revenge, parents and children, crime, chase, friendship, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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
Plot: politics, hospital, corrupt politician, good versus evil, rivalry, college, cons and scams, fall in love, student life, fighting the system, vengeance, architect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
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I Am a Red Man (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
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Style: serious, emotional, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: vengeance, narcolepsy, vigilantism, disability, rivalry, misfit, dishonesty, disorder, sexual dysfunction, fall in love, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.9
 3K
Madras (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: A portrayal of the lives of the people living in North Madras, focusing on the politics inside the slums and how their plight remains the same, despite the political class luring them constantly during elections.
Style: serious, tense, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 4K
Raavan (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: This thrilling, allegorical drama follows the intricately interwoven lives of three people, delving into concepts of good and evil, and complex emotions. Ragini re-locates to distant Lal Matti along with her Superintendent of Police husband, Dev ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, serious, bleak ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Eklavya: The Royal Guard (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: realistic, stylized, exciting, sentimental, serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.7
 20K
Guru (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
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Style: captivating, touching, gloomy, serious, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.7
 21K
Madras Cafe (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: An Indian Intelligence agent journeys into a war torn coastal island, to break a resolute rebel group. He deftly maneuvers his resources to make significant breakthroughs, amidst a scenario where the enemy has no face and the only counsel is ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
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Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.4
 160
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.1
 47K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.4
 14K
The Uniform (2004)
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Style: exciting, suspenseful, bleak, serious, rough ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.7
 2K
Shool (1999)
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Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Qayamat: City Under Threat (2003)
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Country: India
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Place: pakistan, russia, india, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.9
 3K
Wound (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
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Style: realistic, emotional, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
 2K
Gulaab Gang (2014)
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Country: India
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Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.4
 15K
Ek Villain (2014)
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Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
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Style: serious, rough, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.2
 4K
Virumandi (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.3
 18K
i (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
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Place: india, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.5
 11K
Ghajini (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
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Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, rough, mind bending ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.1
 5K
Gangster (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 123 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, surprise ending
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seoul, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Legend of Bhagat Singh (2002)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The Legend of Bhagat Singh is a 2002 Indian historical biographical film about Bhagat Singh, a freedom fighter who fought for Indian independence.It shows in detail how Singh came to develop his views on the British Raj and his struggle for Indian ...
Style: realistic, tense, sincere, emotional, serious ...
Plot: police brutality, patriotism, idealism, atrocity, terrorism, social decay, deadly, fighting the system, state affairs, life is a bitch, arranged marriage, danger ...
Time: 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Bombay Velvet (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, touching, stylized
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Mission Kashmir (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
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Style: suspenseful, captivating, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.1
 10K
Bombay (1995)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A love story of a good-hearted Hindu man and a beautiful devout Muslim woman who leave their village to marry against the wishes of their parents and move to Bombay to start a fresh life. There they have twin sons and a daughter. But turmoil engulfs ...
Style: emotional, captivating, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: forbidden love, journalism, love and romance, fall in love, state affairs, village life, politics, religions or cults, family relations, separated, society, social differences ...
Time: year 1992, year 1993, 1990s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%