Movies like Jaanwar

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Jaanwar (1982)
 6.7
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Jaanwar (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: India
Story: A young woman (Zeenat Aman), who grows up in the wild, knows the secret of a lost treasure, and is also the heir to the throne. She meets with a young man (Rajesh Khanna) and both fall in love. Then the people find out that she actually is the heir to the throne, so she re-locates to the palace. Once there, she is brainwashed into forgetting who she is, and the man she loves. Notable song: "Pyar me nazar churai nahin jati, apno se koi baat chupai nahin jati, dilbar janam janam, janam janam...";
Plot: princess, bandit, snake, treasure, hunting, tiger, forest, treason, gorilla, betrayal, baby, deception, traitor, animal human communication, frame up, eagle, elephant, false accusation, attack, poison, rescue, snake bite, birthmark, father son reunion, animal rights ...

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Most similar movies to Jaanwar

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about murder, revenge, rescue, heroes, betrayal, horse and danger mostly in Action, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Jaanwar: The Estate (1984), Daku Hasina (1987), The Count of Monte Cristo (2002), Rajput (1982), Breakout (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
 153
The Estate (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The compassionate widower Raja of Anjangadh, Shoorveer Singh, who knows the location of immense wealth belonging to his kingdom, is betrayed by his brother, Digambar Singh, and killed. His young son is separated from him, while his loyal employee, ...
Plot: new identity, police officer, palace, rescue, train tracks, falcon, train, deception, memory, runaway horse, horse riding, disguise ...
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95%
 5.6
 30
Daku Hasina (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Story: A 1987 Hindi movie.
Plot: gang, bandit, outlaw gang, revenge, death of brother, outlaw, photograph, blood, writing in blood, murder, murder of brother, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Ireland, Switzerland
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Edmond Dantés's life and plans to marry the beautiful Mercedes are shattered when his best friend, Fernand, deceives him. After spending 13 miserable years in prison, Dantés escapes with the help of a fellow inmate and plots his revenge, ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: betrayal, vengeance, false accusation, treasure, sword fight, treason, prison, adventure, lone hero, frame up, confined, mentor ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 18th century
Place: france, marseille, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Tiger: An Old Hunter's Tale (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 139 min.
Story: While the Kingdom of Korea is under occupation by the Japanese, an old and experience hunter is challenged by the hunt of the last tiger.
Style: atmospheric, harsh, scenic, stylized, realistic
Plot: tiger, hunter, hunting, snow, violence, survival, japanese occupation of korea, adventure, life & death, tough heroes, visceral, lone hero ...
Time: 1920s
Place: korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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gorilla movies
171
betrayal movies
8506
baby movies
2188
deception movies
3255
 6.4
 143
Rajput (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Story: Unable to handle the taking of his kingdom by an Indian Government decree, the Maharaja kills himself. His son, Jaipal, takes over as the Maharaja, turns rebel, and refuses to hand over his title and kingdom to the Government. It is in this ...
Plot: marriage, attempted kidnapping, horse, bandit, premarital sex, baby, misunderstanding, mistress, family feud, love, revenge, rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Story of the Count of Monte Cristo (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Edmund Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the notorious island prison, Chateau d'If. While imprisoned, he meets the Abbe Faria, a fellow prisoner whom everyone ...
Plot: treasure, return, false identity, treasure hunt, repayment, diamond, explosion, gun, sword duel, portrait, betrayal, escape ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france, paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 3K
Breakout (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bush pilot is hired for $250,000 to go to Mexico to free an innocent prisoner.
Style: suspenseful, light, exciting, entertaining, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: false accusation, prison, escape, fugitives, chase, manhunt, danger, rescue, adventure, prison life, captivity, warden ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, ireland, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 31
Phaansi (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Film starring Shashi Kapoor, Sulakshana Pandit and Ranjeet
Plot: police station, villain, police officer, suicide, arson, hanging, heroes, surrender, gunfight, bandit, attack, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Lion of Thebes (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fleeing Troy in the wake of its destruction, fair-faced Helen and her faithful protector Arion run into the pharaoh Ramses, who sets his sights on Helen -- and is subsequently murdered. Now it's up to Arion to save Helen from those who wish her ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, stylized, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: peplum, royal family, kidnapping, aging, intrigue, state affairs, heroic mission, legends and myths, woman in danger, vengeance, chases and races, betrayal ...
Time: ancient history, 60s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Chennakesava Reddy (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Chennakesva Reddy (Telugu: చెన్నకేశవ రెడ్డి) is a 2002 Tollywood Faction Film, directed by V.V. Vinayak, released on 25 September 2002. The movie stars Nandamuri Balakrishna in double role father-son characther, while ...
Plot: wedding, college campus, murder of family, fight, police station, blood, frame up, massacre, murder, motorcycle, death, attraction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.4
 396
Khaidi (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Khaidi is action oreinted movie in which, Suryam (chiranjeevi) works along with his widow sister in his field and studies in a college in the nearby town. His classmate madhavi falls in love with him, but later suryam realizes that she is ...
Plot: forest, vengeance, flashback, torture, murder, prisoner, evil landowner, death of sister, rich woman poor man, runaway, village chief, silent man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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. ...
Plot: temple, atheist, tractor, horse, village, saving a life, cobra, shotgun, gas station, snake bite, attack, landowner ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Heeralaal Pannalaal (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: India
Story: The movie starts with two innocent and kind hearted guys named Heeralal (Shashi Kapoor) and Pannalal (Randhir Kapoor). They are famous among criminals as they have helped police in capturing them several times. Heeralal is in search of his ...
Plot: police chase, accidental killing, court, orphanage, rainstorm, tiger, black market, corpse, rescue, long lost son, long lost daughter, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 1K
The Rescue (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A team of Navy Seals are sent to destroy a disabled submarine so it will not fall into the "wrong" hands. They complete their mission, but are captured before they can return to their base. The U.S. Government will not mount a rescue ...
Style: bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, survival, adventure, chases and races, hostage, against the odds, heroic mission, teenage life, captivity, prison life, prison, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 191
Yateem (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: When Inspector Yadav (Kulbhushan Kharbanda) shoots down a criminal couple in the line of duty, his heart goes out to their orphaned baby son Krishna. He adopts the child, who grows up with Yadav's own daughter, Gauri (Farha). As they grow up, ...
Plot: orphan, elopement, baby, snake, escape, closing eyes of dead person, femme fatale, sexy woman, death of father, false accusation of rape, extramarital affair, stampede ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Zatoichi and the Fugitives (1968)
Genre: Drama, Action, Adventure
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Zatoichi runs afoul of some evil fugitives, working for a corrupt law official.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: katana, snake, samurai, master warrior, escapades, one man army, dishonesty, deadly, danger, fugitives, rivalry, manipulations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Mardon Wali Baat (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Story: Dacoit Sunder Singh kills a brave police officer, Shefali's husband. To avenge his death, Shefali secretly hires two mercenaries.
Plot: ambush, gunfight, village, criminal, river, rifle, mercenary, deception, boy, bandit, massacre, widow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 165
Ajanabee (1974)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Middle-classed young and dashing Rohit Kumar Saxena falls in love with wealthy and lovely Reshmi, and both decide to get married. Reshmi's dad, the wealthy Diwan Sardarilal is strongly opposed to this marriage, but relents when Reshmi refuses ...
Plot: class differences, wedding, marital separation, dysfunctional marriage, whip, marriage, guilt, rain, neighbor, motorcycle, painting, estate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A group of scientists in San Francisco struggle to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar tries to maintain dominance over his community of intelligent apes.
Style: tense, exciting, thought provoking, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: leader, post apocalypse, monkey, plague, survival, colony, forest, power struggle, revolution, fate of humanity, experiment, scientist ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s, future, contemporary
Place: california, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 422
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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: gangsters, prison, false accusation, fall in love, prison life, vengeance, bollywood, siblings relations, frame up, family relations, escape, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Ursus in the Valley of the Lions (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Bodybuilder Ed Fury stars as the legendary Ursus in this above-average sword-and-sandal adventure from veteran director Carlo Campogalliani. The plot concerns Ursus' attempts to rescue his kidnapped fiancee, aided by a pretty blind slave girl. ...
Plot: sword and sandal, sword, evil man, king, dungeon, quicksand, strongman, lion, hyena, bow and arrow, bathing, beefcake ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: After the Evil Queen marries the King, she performs a violent coup in which the King is murdered and his daughter, Snow White, is taken captive. Almost a decade later, a grown Snow White is still in the clutches of the Queen. In order to obtain ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, serious, stylized, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, dark fantasy, evil queen, magic, snow white, princess, witch, adventure, queen, sorceress, deception, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Vengeance of Ursus (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The evil King Zagro has designs on the beautiful Princess Sira. He wants to marry her so he can take over her kingdom and add it to his own. When Sira is kidnapped, Ursus leaves his farm to rescue her and to eventually lead a revolt against King ...
Plot: peplum, rebellion, strong man, falsely accused, mask, battle, army, muscleman, bow and arrow, tavern, barge, wine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 4.6
 522
Beyond Justice (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A woman's ex-husband, who is the son of an Arab chieftain, kidnaps their teenage son and brings him back to Morocco, where the boy is to be made the leader of the tribe. The child's mother hires a mercenary to get her son and bring him ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, heroes, desert, kidnapping, adventure, danger, crimes, heroic mission, missing person, vengeance, tough heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 127
Love and Blood (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The abysmal hatred which exists between two landowners is transferred to their natural environment as well. Whatever crosses the river separating the two families, be it man or beast, dies. The film is yet another rendering of the Romeo and Juliet ...
Plot: treason, greek, shepherd, bloodbath, bandit, feud, hellenic, carriage, love, loyalty, devotion, desire ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greece, hellas
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.7
 2K
Goyokin (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A guilt-haunted samurai warrior attempts to stop a massacre taking place.
Style: rough, bleak, stylized, captivating, tense ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, uninhibited rivalry, danger, master warrior, save the day, heroes, rivalry, deadly, escapades, crimes, lone wolves ...
Time: 17th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Zatoichi Meets the One-Armed Swordsman (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Zatoichi is a blind massage therapist and swordsman who finds out that something troubling is taking place on the outskirts of town. After discovering who the guilty parties are -- an accomplished Chinese martial artist named Wang Kang and his ...
Style: serious, cult film
Plot: samurai, martial arts, katana, yakuza, danger, heroes, chases and races, master warrior, rivalry, clergy, rescue, escapades ...
Time: quarry
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Vanishing Point (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When his wife goes into a troubled labor while he is on the road over 1200 miles away James Kowalski, an ex race car driver and a former Army Ranger, attempts to elude police while trying to get home. After numerous chases he turns into a Native ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, on the road, obsessive quest, chases and races, fighting the system, getting home, race against time, law enforcement, adventure, americana, police chase, pursuit ...
Time: 90s
Place: albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.5
 1K
Narasimham (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Poovalli Induchoodan (Mohanlal) is sentenced for six years prison life for murdering his classmate. Induchoodan, the only son of Justice Maranchery Karunakara Menon (Thilakan) was framed in the case by Manapally Madhavan Nambiar (Narayanan Nair) and ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious, touching
Plot: ex convict, revenge, murder, lawyer, fight, police, false accusation, release from prison, frame up, feud, framed for murder, wrongful imprisonment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.5
 238
Safari (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: India
Story: Bombay-based Anjali Aggarwal's father, Ajit, is the owner of Aggarwal Industries. Asha challenges Ajit that she can run the business better and he accepts the challenge. Her plan is to build a new factory on a small island called Manjira in the ...
Plot: air disaster, businessman, industrialist, crocodile, gorilla, island, elephant, rain, airplane, forest, factory, boat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%