Movies like 36 Ghante

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36 Ghante (1974)
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36 Ghante (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Story: Three jailed convicts, Himmat, his brother Ajit, and Dilawar Khan break out of prison and take over the household of Editor Ashok Rai. The convicts will continue to hold the family hostage until their associate, Kamini contacts them in person.
Style: suspense, remake of american film
Plot: bank robbery, prison escape, hostage, neo noir, anti hero, home invasion, runaway, police station, police commissioner, arrest, stealing a car, anti heroes, telephone call, newspaper editor

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, serious and realistic films with plots about murder, hostage, police, crimes, runaway, police officer and gun mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like 36 Ghante: Breaking In (2018), Tension(s) (2014), Reprisal (2018), The Split (1968), Fareb (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.4
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Breaking In (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Shaun Russell takes her son and daughter on a weekend getaway to her late father's secluded, high-tech vacation home in the countryside. The family soon gets an unwelcome surprise when four men break into the house to find hidden money. After ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: home invasion, mother, protective parent, hostage, danger, crimes, heist, white male black female relationship, heist gone wrong, security system, murder, black people ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.9
 58
Tension(s) (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A tortured ex-Negotiator, once pride of the Boston Police Department is taken hostage in his home. A psychological confrontation takes place while the kidnappers demand that he completes a mysterious mission for them.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: police, mute, home invasion, sniper, redemption, child in peril, torture, shot in the head, fight, negotiator, hostage
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 4.2
 5K
Reprisal (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jacob, a bank manager haunted by a violent heist that took the life of a coworker, teams up with his ex-cop neighbor, James, to bring down the assailant. While the two men work together to figure out the thief’s next move, Gabriel, the ...
Style: intense, tense, serious, suspense
Plot: bank manager, bank robbery, kidnapping, criminal's revenge, crime investigation, surveillance, hostage, abduction, bank robber, heist, bank, neighbor
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.1
 1K
The Split (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of thieves attempt a daring robbery of a football stadium.
Style: suspense
Plot: heist, arrest, murder investigation, murder, death, colosseum, recruiting, stadium, master thief, soccer match, planning, assault ...
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 4.7
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Fareb (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Dr. Rohan Verma and his wife Suman; a teacher by profession are settled and lives a happy, wealthy life-style. They will find that their lives are not the same anymore when they befriend a helpful police inspector Indrajeet Saxena who comes to their ...
Style: remake of american film
Plot: husband wife relationship, frame up, police officer, obsession, lust, shower, woman in danger, home invasion, romantic obsession, false accusation
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.2
 330
Jung (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: The son of Police Inspector Veer Chauhan requires a near impossible to find bone-marrow transplant. With time running out, Veer finds a viable candidate, a criminal he was responsible for apprehending.
Plot: kidnapping, police officer, bank robbery, sick child, leukemia, gangster, escape, runaway, police, gangsters, boy, car chase ...
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69%
 4.6
 1K
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: tense, suspense, psychological, twists and turns, captivating ...
Plot: hitman, hostage, crimes, danger, deadly, chase, taxi driver, killings, murder, criminal, confined, murderer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, dubai
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.5
 7K
No Good Deed (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: While doing a friend a favor and searching for a runaway teenager, a police detective stumbles upon a bizarre band of criminals about to pull off a bank robbery.
Style: suspense, tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police detective, hostage, neo noir, robbery, bank robbery, femme fatale, police, heist, crimes, crime, manipulation, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1920s
Place: usa, canada, new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.4
 6K
Captive (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on a miraculous true story that drew the attention of the entire nation, is the dramatic, thrilling, and spiritual journey of Ashley Smith and Brian Nichols. After being taken hostage by Brian in her own apartment, Ashley turns to Rick ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, exciting, based on true events
Plot: hostage, single mother, murder, drug addict, escape, police, chase, mother daughter relationship, manhunt, paranoia, little girl, strong female character ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Waiting for the Storm (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A family's peaceful evening takes a horrifying turn when three men in masks and hoods break into their house and take them hostage. When they offer the home invaders to take anything they want, one of them reveals the true reason their house ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, macabre, frightening ...
Plot: home invasion, fear, danger, revenge, betrayal, terror, deadly, affair, suicide, night, mask, heroes ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.9
 250
Inquilaab (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A wife becomes suspicious of her police officer-turned-politician husband.
Plot: bank robbery, arrest, police officer, retiring, disco, marital problem, multiple murder, blackmail, machine gun, escape, shot to death, honeymoon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Desperate Hours (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A criminal holds a wealthy family hostage.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious, scary ...
Plot: hostage, mind game, family relations, crimes, manhunt, couple relations, law enforcement, fbi, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, suburbs, psychopath ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 105K
Hostage (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When a mafia accountant is taken hostage on his beat, a police officer – wracked by guilt from a prior stint as a negotiator – must negotiate the standoff, even as his own family is held captive by the mob.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hostage, kidnapping, hostage negotiator, hostages, fbi, crimes, small town, rescue, hostage situation, one man army, family problems, crime gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 51K
Chaos (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two cops, a rookie and a grizzled vet, pursue an accomplished bank robber.
Style: exciting, surprise ending, realistic, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, heist, gangsters, bank robbery, police detective, police investigation, crime, crimes, hostages, law enforcement, robbery, fan ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.4
 898
Coincidence (1969)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Taking place almost entirely over the course of one stormy night, a woman is terrified when an accused murderer escapes from a mental hospital and seeks refuge in her home.
Plot: runaway, hostage, whiskey, gun, neighbor, police, murder, conspiracy, mental institution
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Way of the Gun (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two criminal drifters without sympathy get more than they bargained for after kidnapping and holding for ransom the surrogate mother of a powerful and shady man.
Style: twists and turns, cynical, rough, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ransom, kidnapping, gangsters, gunfight, crime gone awry, criminal, crimes, crime, money, surrogate mother, disorder, confined ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.2
 4K
Tiger House (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young gymnast battles a group of bank robbers at the home of her boyfriend.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: home invasion, murder, teenage girl, robbery, hiding, death, injury, danger, escapades, violence, revenge, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Family: Ties of Blood (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The story is on the concept of karma and bad deeds. It follows Viren Sahai (Amitabh Bachchan), underworld don who rules over India. His son Abhir (Sushant Singh) is spoilt and believes he can do anything due to his father's power. When ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, kidnapping, vengeance, hostage, confined, hostages, danger, rivalry, dishonesty, bollywood, vigilantism, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.3
 13K
Black and Blue (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exposure follows a rookie Detroit African-American female cop who stumbles upon corrupt officers who are murdering a drug dealer, an incident captured by her body cam. They pursue her through the night in an attempt to destroy the footage, but to ...
Style: suspense, slang, tense, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: danger, criminal gang, police corruption, murder, african american, drug dealer, gunfight, blood, policewoman, rookie, police, crimes ...
Time: 2010s
Place: detroit, new orleans, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 7K
White Sands (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A small southwestern town sheriff finds a body in the desert with a suitcase and $500,000. He impersonates the man and stumbles into an FBI investigation.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, mistaken identity, investigation, murder, undercover, crimes, crime, working undercover, who done it, mystery, hidden identity, neo noir ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new mexico, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Garv: Pride and Honour (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Garv is a story of three brave and honest cops: Samar Singh (Amrish Puri), Arjun Ranawat (Salman Khan) and Hyder Ali Khan (Arbaaz Khan). Samar wants to reduce the amount of crime in the state. The trio faces obstacles because the powerful and ...
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense
Plot: criminal underworld, police corruption, gangsters, police, gangster, murder, friendship, crime boss, trial, fight, love, politician ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.5
 1K
Tube (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Burnt-out transit cop Jay forms an unlikely alliance with pickpocket Kay to stop a terrorist hijacker from blowing up a subway car during rush hour.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, stylized, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, danger, rescue, hostage, save the day, deadly, law enforcement, isolation, tough heroes, train, love affair, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea, south korea, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.9
 33K
Kidnap (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A mother (in her Minivan) stops at nothing to recover her kidnapped son.
Style: surprise ending, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, abduction, single mother, danger, rescue, track down, strong female lead, child in peril, little boy, determination, female protagonist, perseverance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 6.4
 1K
The Last Run (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A former getaway driver from Chicago has retired to a peaceful life in a Portugese fishing village. He is asked to pull off one last job, involving driving a dangerous crook and his girl-friend to France.
Plot: neo noir, pursuit, escape, car, neo-noir, handgun, checkpoint, port, runaway, bmw, dead son, police ...
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 12K
Blue Steel (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A female rookie in the police force engages in a cat and mouse game with a pistol wielding psychopath who becomes obsessed with her.
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: obsession, policewoman, serial killer, stalking, murder, psychopath, crimes, neo noir, mind game, crime, police investigation, female protagonist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Real McCoy (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Karen McCoy is released from prison with nothing but the clothes on her back. Before being incarcerated Karen was the bank robber of her time, but now she wishes for nothing more than to settle down and start a new life. Unfortunately between a ...
Style: suspenseful, entertaining, twists and turns, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: betrayal, bank robbery, crimes, dishonesty, chase, hostage, rivalry, disorder, heist, vengeance, bank, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, atlanta georgia, london, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.8
 1K
Time (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Members of a family are separated in a natural disaster. Several years down the line, they aren't united but their lives are strangely interconnected.
Style: gloomy, serious, touching, realistic, emotional
Plot: destiny, family relations, orphan, legal, couples, catastrophe, dishonesty, family problems, couple relations, romance, siblings relations, death in the family ...
Time: 60s
Place: asia, india, mumbai india, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 13K
Point Blank (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Samuel Pierret is a nurse who saves the wrong guy – a thief whose henchmen take Samuel's pregnant wife hostage to force him to spring their boss from the hospital. A race through the subways and streets of Paris ensues, and the body count ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, on the run, hospital, woman in danger, danger, life turned upside down, survival, unlikely partners, confined, ransom, wanted, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, europe, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 3K
Renegades (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Buster McHenry (Sutherland) is as an undercover agent for the police. His mission involves him in a robbery. Buster gets shot but Hank Storm (Phillips), an Indian, helps Buster. Since Hank wants a spear in the possession of the criminals that Buster ...
Style: rough, serious, suspense, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police corruption, heist, gangsters, undercover, law enforcement, vengeance, reluctant partners, partners against crime, crimes, crime, chases and races, working undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: philadelphia, canada, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 2K
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, exciting, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, vigilantism, danger, frame up, deadly, dishonesty, partners against crime, confined, political corruption, law enforcement, fighting crime, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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