Movies like Suryaa: An Awakening

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Suryaa: An Awakening (1989)
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Suryaa: An Awakening (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Story: Thakur Gangadhar Choudhary rules a small community in rural India with an iron hand, and will never permit anyone to speak up against him. He owns most of the land surrounding his palatial home - save for the small patch of land owned by Veer Singh. He summons Veer to his house, and offers him substantial compensation for his land, but Veer refuses, and the Thakur has him killed. Veer's widow dies of shock, leaving behind a young Suraj to be brought up by a kindly widow Mrs. Salma Khan, who is also the mother of Iqbal. Years go by, Suraj grows up joins the Indian Armed Forces, and after a meritorious career, he resigns and returns home to avenge his father's death. What he does not know that he must first come to terms with the local Police Inspector Iqbal Khan, and then the wealthy Collector of the District, Rajpal Chauhan, before he can even think of touching a single hair of Gangadhar Choudhary.
Plot: horse, village, heroes, orphan, farmer, farm, doctor, fear, mansion, scorpion, tractor, widow, atheist, attack, faith, beating, temple, cobra, disguise, gas station, shotgun, rescue, landowner, one against many, saving a life ...

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Most similar movies to Suryaa: An Awakening

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, realistic, serious and emotional films with plots about beating, revenge, rescue, heroes, village, fight and orphan mostly in Drama, Action and Comedy genres. Some movies like Suryaa: An Awakening: Jigarwala (1991), Janam Kundli (1995), Rakshasudu (1986), Farishtay (1991), Rayalaseema Ramanna Chowdary (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Jigarwala (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Murder and political intrigue kick off a chain reaction of revenge in a small Indian village when the local zamindar, Dhurjan Singh (Amrish Puri), is convicted and jailed for killing Ranjeet (Biswajeet), a villager who opposed his policies. The ...
Plot: brother in law sister in law relationship, homecoming, insult, crutches, prison warden, prison, feud, release from prison, honor, captive, arrogance, dowry ...
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Janam Kundli (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Film about a wealthy, religious man and his daughter who was talked into marrying another wealthy man.
Plot: premarital sex, astrologer, empty gun, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, shot to death, accidental shooting, gunfight, beating, shot in the back, wedding, lie, flashback ...
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Dhaal: The Battle of Law Against Law (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Crime drama starring Vinod Khanna, Sunil Shetty and Gautami
Plot: prisoner, husband wife relationship, attempted murder, police station, torture, beating, jail, false accusation, cemetery, grave, bail, burial ...
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57%
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Rakshasudu (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: What the movie has in store for you, wait and watch this space for more updates.
Plot: landlord, bribe, childbirth, theft, rescue, orphan, widow, escape
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
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Farishtay (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Story: After the death of her husband, the Police Inspector, Gayatri sets out to find his murderer, and is horrified to learn that her brothers are employed by him.
Plot: explosion, good versus evil, sword, widow, drunk driving, loss of husband, child murder, restaurant, king, fear, friendship, marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Rayalaseema Ramanna Chowdary (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Rayalaseema Ramanna Chowdary...
Plot: hand to hand combat, landowner, one against many, arson, umbrella, flying kick, dart, destruction, farm, chair
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55%
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Thandavam (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Story: Thandavam movie tells about the love and bond between the brothers Kashi Nathan (Mohanlal) and SwamiNathan(Nedumudi Venu) and it takes a turn when Saminathan is killed in an accident.Kashinathan realises Dasappa Kaundar(Manoj K Jayan) and minister ...
Plot: beating, fight, corrupt politician, anti capitalism, heroes, disarming someone, blackmail, village, death of brother, revenge, secret admirer, crooked politician ...
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49%
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Dhool (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Arumugham (Vikram) is an uneducated, good hearted, helpful village hick. Easwari (Jyothika) is his childhood friend. A chemical factory in the village pollutes the local river and when all attempts to stop the factory waste from going to the ...
Plot: one against many, woman slaps woman, swashbuckler, mini skirt, politician, tough guy, minister, police officer, foot chase, marketplace, evil woman, contamination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 6.2
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Phaansi (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Film starring Shashi Kapoor, Sulakshana Pandit and Ranjeet
Plot: arson, police officer, rescue, suicide, gunfight, necklace, police station, bandit, surrender, hanging, attack, attempted robbery ...
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46%
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Nishchaiy (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: 'Nishchaiy' is the story of two brothers, Ravi and Rohan Yadav separated due to unforeseen circumstances created by Ravi's employer Manohar Singh who suspects Ravi of having an affair with his wife Renuka. Ravi is sent to prison for a ...
Plot: death, rape, long lost brother, suspicion of adultery, waterfall, murder, lawyer, horse, seduction, false accusation, amnesia, ex convict ...
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46%
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Dammu (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Ramachandra (NTR) - an orphan wants to helps out people and make enough bank balance so that he can settle in life by marrying a girl of his choice. He falls in love with Ashwini (Trisha) at the first sight. He comes to know that a royal family from ...
Style: serious, exciting, emotional, realistic
Plot: adoption, orphan, social differences, fall in love, danger, uninhibited rivalry, village life, love and romance, save the day, heroes, society, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 21K
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: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: college, lie, bodyguard, family relations, romance, fall in love, parents and children, dishonesty, bollywood, one against many, rescue, elopement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.9
 868
Parvarish (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: A policeman adopts the son of a bandit. A misunderstanding leads the officer's own biological son to believe he is the bandit's son and he takes up a secret life of crime; meanwhile, the adopted son becomes an officer of the law.
Plot: revenge, police, murder, brother brother relationship, double life, toy, disguise, adoption, radio, bomb, woman in labor, shot in the leg ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Singh Saab the Great (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A common man fights corruption and injustice.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Maula Jat (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Pakistan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Maula Jat tells the true story of it's eponymous hero's blood feud with the local "gunda" Nuri Nath.
Plot: bail, dance, countryside, insult, self justice, fair, strength, gang rape, death, feud, revenge, barefoot woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Shastra (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: One of the employees of Vijay's parents, Babu, is sentence to a long jail term for killing them. In hot pursuit to avenge the death of his parents Vijay wait until Babu is release from jail and confronts him. It is this confrontation that will ...
Plot: revenge, coin toss, gangsters, brawl, extortion, bullying, shotgun, nightclub, shot to death, gangster, casino, bruise ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Aaram Thamburan (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Jagannathan faces several challenges when he goes to stay in Kanimangalam village. He promises the villagers that he will help in the preparations for the annual temple festival, but will his enemies leave him in peace?
Plot: palace, festival, temple, friend, crying, singer, apology, drinking, revelation, secret, musician, priest ...
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: Indra opens in a village in Andhra Pradesh showing the rivalry between two families. A police officer wishing to end this hostility comes up with the proposal of marriage between the two families which ultimately is used by Shivraj as a trap to ...
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Swami Dada (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
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Story: Hari Mohan is a saintly person who organizes Hindu prayers and discourses in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. He is called "Swami Dada" by everyone. He has many followers, and devotees who throng in large numbers to hear his sermons. What ...
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Country: India
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Souryam (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Godaan (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: 1963 Indian Film
Plot: pregnancy, village, poison, estranged brother, murderer, obsession, jealousy, wealth, farmer, tragic event, milkman, cow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
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Johnny (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Johnny is a Tollywood sports film released on 25 April 2003, written and directed by Pawan Kalyan. Kalyan also starred in the film, along with Renu Desai. The film didn't perform well commercially, although it recovered its budget. Box Office ...
Plot: money, orphan, martial arts, fight, death, school teacher, basketball, friend, bandana, cancer, sport, wife husband relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 4K
Sarrainodu (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Only one man can stop a villain who, backed by his father, brutally murders anyone who gets in the way of his unscrupulous real estate deals.
Plot: corrupt politician, ex soldier, female politician, politician, murder, violence, atrocity, heroes, courage, tough guy, beating, bus ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Assembly Rowdy (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 9K
Commander (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Surya is an orphan raised in a slum. He finds a friend in the local Godfather. They rule the town and forms a parallel government. Things are well until new district collect, step -brother of Surya takes charge. Surya finds his mom and decides to ...
Plot: orphan, gangsters, gangster, organized crime, teenage mother, slum, birth mother, gratitude, bail, love interest, abandoned baby, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 43
Tejaa (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Story: ejaa watch helplessly as his parents gets assassinated by 3 absconding outlaws, Lal Singh, Heeralal and Zoravar, he then swears to avenge this carnage and this become the motive of his life. 20 years later he does manage to locate them and thus this ...
Plot: hanging, rifle, shot to death, vengeance, escape, newspaper headline, death of father, murder, revenge, burglar, orphan, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Pathar Ke Insan (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Story: Two sisters, Asha and Lata, want to be successful singers and dancers, but a competition drives their rivalry to tragic consequences.
Plot: death of sister, dark hero, cliff, inheritance, grief, sibling rivalry, attempted murder, police inspector, villain, revenge, lie detector, will ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 171
We Five (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Tyrannical and wealthy Veer Pratap Singh, rules over a small town - ruthlessly. Whoever opposes him is crushed. He is attracted to women, and has a lengthy affair with Soundariya, and even has a secret marriage ceremony with her. When Soundariya ...
Style: serious, rough, emotional, exciting, realistic
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%