Movies like Anbulla Rajinikanth

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Anbulla Rajinikanth (1984)
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Anbulla Rajinikanth (1984)
Original name: அன்புள்ள ரஜினிகாந்த்
Genre: Action, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Anbulla Rajinikanth
Plot: death, tragedy, orphan, actor, child protagonist, letter, correspondence, grief, death of child, terminal illness, compassion, rudeness, guilt, orphanage, affection, mother superior, caretaker, adult child friendship, death of girl, apology, crying man, actor playing himself

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Most similar movies to Anbulla Rajinikanth

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspense and touching films with plots about revenge, murder, death, orphan, grief, gangsters and fistfight mostly in Drama, Action and Family genres. Some movies like Anbulla Rajinikanth: Naan Sigappu Manithan (1985), Padikkadavan (1985), Christmas Oranges (2012), A Shine of Rainbows (2009), June R (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Naan Sigappu Manithan (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Overview Coming Soon...
Plot: professor, rape and revenge, revenge, death of sister, police officer, home invasion, corruption, vigilante, vigilantism, rape, murder of mother, court ...
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100%
 7.1
 401
Padikkadavan (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Overview Coming Soon...
Plot: long lost brother, murder, mistreatment, framed for murder, court, taxi driver, taxi, brother brother reunion, half brother half brother relationship, judge, lawyer, marriage
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Christmas Oranges (2012)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In a town not so far away and a time not so long ago, baby Rose was left on the porch of Greenwoods Orphanage, where Mrs. Hartley (Nancy Stafford) and the children under her tender care become her family. But when tragedy strikes, Rose (Bailee ...
Style: sincere, touching, uplifting, fairy tale, social ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphanage, christmas, orphan, christmas eve, slice of life, friendship, kindness, lifestyle, christmas spirit, care, child protagonist, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century
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100%
A Shine of Rainbows (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Canada, Ireland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An orphaned boy named Tomás is adopted by Maire O’Donnell to live on a whimsical Irish isle filled with new friends, secret caves and a lost baby pup seal stranded on the coast. But when Maire's reluctant husband Alec refuses to accept ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, sincere, touching, uplifting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: orphan, island, orphanage, couples, family relations, parents and children, adoption, family life, youth, human animal relationship, rescue, grief ...
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 4.8
 199
June R (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 99 min.
Story: June R is a 2006 Tamil drama film directed by Revathy Varmha. The film stars Jyothika in the title role with Kushboo, Saritha and Biju Menon in supporting roles. The film's soundtrack are composed by Malayalam composer Sharreth, while Madhu ...
Plot: death, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, lawyer, adoptive mother adopted daughter relationship, court, adoption, female bonding, orphan, advertising agency, custody, adoptive mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.5
 12K
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, birth mother, unwed mother, gangsters, organized crime, prison, criminal, rain, slum, bail, gratitude, teenage mother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.3
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Pedarayudu (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Overview Coming Soon...
Plot: death, rapist, justice, verdict, pain, fistfight, woman in danger, revenge, brother brother relationship, flashback, village, family feud ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Teri Meherbaniyan (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Living under the thumb of ruthless Thakur Vijay Singh (Amrish Puri), a small village finds hope in honest newcomer Ram (Jackie Shroff), who stands up to the bully. But Ram goes too far when he helps a certain young couple get married, and ...
Plot: affection, death, revenge, dog, attempted rape, grief, pet dog, widow, suicide, cruelty to animal, village, puppy ...
⇓ 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, fight, martial arts, death, friend, basketball, cancer, school teacher, sport, husband wife relationship, bandana
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 8.3
 842
Mullum Malarum (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Mullum malarum (1978) wriiten for screen and directed by Mahandran, based on the novel of the same by Umachandran which was published in Kalki in the year of 1966. The movie deals with the brother sister relationship between Kaali and valli, ...
Style: cult film
Plot: bitterness, brother sister relationship, engineer, power plant, working class, troublemaker, unemployment, orphan, anger, guilt, drunkenness, marriage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.2
 10K
Petta (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 171 min.
Story: A hostel warden becomes the target of a dreaded politician and his gangster son, but little do they realise that it is they who should fear him.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspense
Plot: warden, secret past, violence, tough guy, fight, one man army, martial arts, fistfight, brawl, love interest, one against many, gang war ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 9K
Kaala (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: A gangster from Tirunelveli, who is the King of Dharavi, fights for keeping the land safe from mighty politicians and the land mafia.
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: battles, political leader, gangsters, protector, revenge, loss of wife, fight, righting the wronged, corrupt politician, political corruption, politician, city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.2
 405
Moondru Mugam (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Overview Coming Soon...
Plot: flashback, death of brother, impersonation, twins separated at birth, reporter, tough cop, police officer, birthday party, court, false accusation, murder, death in childbirth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.7
 2K
Annamalai (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: The film stars Rajinikanth, Kushboo and Sarath Babu in the lead roles with Radha Ravi, Nizhalgal Ravi and Manorama playing supporting roles. The film revolves around a poor milkman who befriends the son of the businessman. The latter's father ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.4
 39
Daku Hasina (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Story: A 1987 Hindi movie.
Plot: gang, outlaw gang, murder, bandit, murder of brother, criminal, police, death of brother, revenge, photograph, blood, writing in blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Dancing Maharaja (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A lavish Maharaja lived with his sister-in-law and stepbrother Rajasekhar, helping people incessantly. His sister-in-law has a son, to whom the Maharaja bequeaths a major portion of his property. At this juncture, a new baby is born to the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, stylized, cult film
Plot: love triangle, romance, love and romance, master and servant, protagonist as suspect, cockroach, servant, lie, love, master servant relationship, mansion, misunderstanding ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
 1K
Mass (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Mass (Akkineni Nagarjuna) is an orphan, who bonds well with his landlord's son Adi (Sunil). He is behind a collegian Anjali (Jyothika) who happens to be the daughter of Vizag city's mafia don Satya (Raghuvaran). This restricts her from ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, psychological
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Harvest of Redemption (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Harvest of Redemption was inspired by a true story which occurred in the Texas Rio Grande Valley in the 1920's. It is a coming of age story about a young Latino's struggle as he grows up and attempts to overcome the resentment incurred ...
Plot: farm hand, death, revenge, murder of father, u.s. mexico border, farm, murder, mexican immigrant, mexican american
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Movie in collections
 5.3
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Allah-Rakha (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Karim Khan is employed as driver for a gangster named Don, who has an accident with his car, and asks Karim to take the blame for it for a hefty sum of cash, which Karim does so, and is imprisoned. But Don does not fulfill his promise, and as a ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Woh Chokri (1994)
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Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.3
 308
The Court (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Village bred farmer, brave, and honest, Dharamchand alias Dharma is thrilled when his wife, Radha, gives birth to a baby boy, who they decide to call Raju. Dharma comes to the rescue of Ajit, Suresh, and Sujit, when they are being attacked by a ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.8
 15K
Mr India (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: India
Duration: 179 min.
Story: A poor but big-hearted man takes orphans into his home. After discovering his scientist father's invisibility device, he rises to the occasion and fights to save his children and all of India from the clutches of a megalomaniac.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, uplifting, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.7
 2K
Nandha (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Nandha (Tamil: நந்தா) is a 2001 Indian Tamil drama film written and directed by Bala, starring Suriya and Laila in the leading roles, while Rajkiran, Saravanan and Rajshree play other supporting roles. The film also marked the debut of ...
Style: captivating, serious, touching, suspense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 332
Mr. Bharath (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Story: Mr.Bharath is a Tamil film is directed by SP. Muthuraman. The film stars Rajnikant, Sathyaraj, Ambika, Goundamani, S. V. Shekhar and others. The plot is about a son's revenge against his father. It is a remake of the 1978 Hindi film Trishul ...
Plot: revenge, father son relationship, riches to rags, construction worker, bankruptcy, orphanage, death of mother, biological father, construction, betrayal, unwed mother, rivalry
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.9
 3K
We (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 184 min.
Story: Tiger works for the local Don Bhaktawar but never hesitates to revolt against him if he harms his friends or family. When his girlfriend Jumma's brother Gonsalves is killed by Bhakhtawar for revolting against him, Tiger promises revenge.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: heroes, gangsters, family relations, vengeance, parents and children, workplace, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, criminal's revenge, starting over, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Aval Appadithan (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Aval Appadithan (English: "That's How She Is") is a Tamil film is directed by C. Rudhraiya. It starred Sripriya, Kamal Hassan and Rajnikanth, with Ilayaraja as music director. The film was noted for its very stylized film making and ...
Style: cult film
Plot: grief, male female relationship, women's liberation, feminism, dysfunctional family, advertising, betrayal, cynicism, chauvinism, party, friendship between men, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.3
 534
The Mourner (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In a small village in Rajasthan, India, a woman named Shanichari was born - so named, as shortly after her birth her father died; & her mother, Peewli, ran away with a rich lover, the owner of a drama company, abandoning her. When Shanichari ...
Plot: prostitute, landowner, desert, death of husband, orphan, death of mother, pregnancy, grief, female protagonist, death, mother son relationship, crying ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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: temple, palace, festival, fistfight, landlord, renovation, river, priest, sword, motorcycle, confrontation, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.0
 463
Arrested (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Kishan Kumar Khanna is a well-rate film actor who falls head over heels in love with young, beautiful and attractive Anuradha Saxena much to the dislikeness of her gangster brother who wastes no time in entrapping Kishan in a web of lies and deceits ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Ways to Live Forever (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sam loves facts. He wants to know about UFOs and horror movies and airships and ghosts and scientists, and how it feels to kiss a girl. And because he has leukemia he wants to know the facts about dying. Sam needs answers to the questions nobody ...
Style: sincere, emotional, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: teenage life, best friends, friends, youth, terminal illness, leukemia, human spirit, friendship between boys, life is a bitch, family, child illness, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%