Movies like Anthahpuram

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Anthahpuram (1998)
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Anthahpuram (1998)
Original name: అంతఃపురం
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Anthahpuram is a 1998 Telugu film directed by Krishna Vamsi, which was later remade in 1999 in Tamil with the same name. The film stars Prakash Raj, Soundarya and Jagapati Babu in prominent roles.[1] The film won three Filmfare Awards South for Best Film, Best Director and Best Actress.[2] The film also went on to win the Nandi Award for Best Supporting Actor for Jagapati Babu and the Nandi Award for Best Female Playback Singer for S. Janaki.
Style: cult film
Plot: gangsters, fashion, train, escape, violence, murder, happiness, chase, father son relationship, widow, grief, husband wife relationship, loss of son, grandfather grandson relationship, woman in danger, loss of husband, mother son relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, suspense and tense films with plots about murder, chase, violence, revenge, police, fight and gun mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Anthahpuram: Anniyan (2005), Khadgam (2002), Mahaan (2022), Christian Brothers (2011), Kodi (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Anniyan (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 181 min.
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Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
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Khadgam (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Khadgam is a 2002 Telugu language Patriotic movie produced by Sunkara Madhu Murali under Karthikeya Movies banner. The film features Srikanth, Ravi Teja, Prakash Raj, Sangeetha, Sonali Bendre and Kim Sharma in the lead roles. Music has been ...
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Mahaan (2022)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: A man's family leaves him when he strays from the path of ideological living in his search for personal freedom. However, as he realizes his ambitions, he also misses the presence of his son in his life. Having fulfilled his dream of becoming a ...
Style: surprise ending, epic, cult film
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Time: 90s
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Christian Brothers (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Story: When the daughter of a minister gets kidnapped, Christy is called upon to rescue her. Although he manages to save her, he himself gets embroiled in the kidnapper's murder.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: murder, false accusation, chase, police, snitch, father son relationship, police investigation, family relations, society, crimes, relationships, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mumbai india, london, bombay india
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Kodi (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A young politician finds himself in a position where he has to contest against his girlfriend, who is ambitious. Circumstances force his look-alike twin to also get involved in this political battle.
Style: political, political thriller
Plot: politics, murder, politician, student, chase, betrayal, violence, professor, police, election, protest, self sacrifice ...
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Villu (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Villu (Tamil: வில்லு; English: Bow) is a 2009 Tamil language action film written and directed by Prabhu Deva. The film stars Vijay in a dual role while Nayantara and Prakash Raj play other prominent roles. Manoj K. Jayan, Vadivelu, ...
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Ek: The Power of One (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
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Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, contemplative
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Cheetah The Power Of One (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Nandu, an orphan, is a top-notch professional killer in town. He manoeuvres his operations with the help of his buddy. In one such operation, he falls into the eyes of the cops. While fleeing from the crime scene, he unintentionally becomes the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, twist ending ...
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Deep Dark Canyon (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bloom Towne is a small-town sheriff under the thumb of the well-established, deeply influential Mayor Dick Cavanaugh's family. When Bloom's two teenage sons, Nate and Skylar accidentally shoot and kill Dick during a deer-hunt, Bloom's ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: small town, manhunt, chase, on the run, forest, graphic violence, parents and children, crimes, revenge, murder, brother brother relationship, escape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Someone to Carry Me (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: touching, tense, unusual plot structure, suspense, suspenseful ...
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Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Lucifer (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
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Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: A blind man with his 'Echolocation' power takes on a revenge mission.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi, asia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Vaastav: The Reality (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: "The Reality" as described by the film's tagline, refers to the harsh realities of life in the Mumbai underworld. The film is said to be loosely based on the life of Mumbai underworld gangster Chota Rajan.
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Place: mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.2
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Jaal: The Trap (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
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Style: suspense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Angry (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Fire (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Calcutta Mail (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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44%
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Kartavya (1995)
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Country: India
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40%
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Mumbai Mirror (2013)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Pedarayudu (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
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Bharath Ane Nenu (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
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Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, political, inspirational ...
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38%
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Pistolera (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.1
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Moving Target (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 106 min.
Story: A bounty hunter with a pregnant wife who is urging him to get a regular job gets framed for murder and trapped in a war between Russian gangsters.
Style: suspenseful, serious, intense, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
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34%