Movies like Anthahpuram

If you like "Anthahpuram" you are looking for cult film movies about / with violence, train, happiness, chase, father son relationship, murder and loss of son themes of Action and Drama genre shot in India.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Anthahpuram (1998)
 7.5
 336
Anthahpuram (1998)
Original name: అంతఃపురం
Genre: Action, Drama
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: violence, train, happiness, chase, father son relationship, murder, loss of son, grief, widow, grandfather grandson relationship, husband wife relationship, escape, woman in danger, loss of husband, mother son relationship

Movie in categories

violence movies
13070
train movies
3360
happiness movies
396
chase movies
11142
murder movies
17880
grief movies
1496

Most similar movies to Anthahpuram

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, exciting, suspense and serious films with plots about murder, violence, tough guy, flashback, chase, revenge and police officer mostly in Action, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Anthahpuram: Jaal: The Trap (2003), Khadgam (2002), Sarrainodu (2016), Simha (2010), Narasimhudu (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.1
 459
Jaal: The Trap (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Sunny Deol battles terrorists from Kashmir; from director Guddu Dhanoa.
Plot: left for dead, shot in the back, patriot, tough guy, jumping into water, angry mob, man wearing glasses, widow, terrorist, kidnapping, man with glasses, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.7
 1K
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 ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: police officer, love interest, terrorist, terrorism, religious fanatic, murder, brother brother relationship, aspiring actor, casting couch, patriotism, muslim, hindu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.5
 5K
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.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, serious
Plot: corrupt politician, ex soldier, heroes, tough guy, murder, love triangle, politician, conspiracy, woman in danger, villain, courage, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.9
 1K
Simha (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The film starts with the story of the younger Bala Krishna (Srimannarayana) working as a college professor. As usual the best looking girl of the college (Janaki played by Sneha Ullal) falls in love with Srimannarayana (the monkish protector of ...
Style: suspense, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful
Plot: battles, good versus evil, woman in danger, family relations, graphic violence, showdown, self doubt, car chase, husband wife relationship, professor, chase, mother son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 3.1
 482
Narasimhudu (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama
Story: Narasimhudu (NTR)'s parents die at a young age and he is adopted by the villagers of Kondaveedu, who all take up the responsibility of bringing him up. The sons of JD (Puneet Issar) and Pothuraju (Kalabhavan Mani) rape an 11-year-old in the ...
Plot: chase, police station, orphan, murder, blood splatter, escape, falling into water, mexican standoff, boy, bicycle, revenge, railroad crossing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 8.3
 16K
Anniyan (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Ambi, a meek lawyer, ends up being a vigilante named Anniyan, and a supermodel named Remo, after suffering with multiple personality disorder due to the society.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: split personality, vigilante, lawyer, vigilantism, love affair, mental illness, deadly, crimes, life is a bitch, alter ego, punishment, irony of fate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 7.4
 6K
Temper (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Daya, a corrupt police officer, is transferred to Vizag and becomes involved with Walter Vasu, a local crook. When Walter kidnaps Daya's girlfriend, Daya goes to war with Water's criminal empire.
Style: psychological, suspense, tense, twists and turns
Plot: corruption, dirty cop, corrupt official, gangsters, corrupt cop, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, chase, police officer, bullying, mistaken identity, anti hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Singh Saab the Great (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A common man fights corruption and injustice.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: one man army, sikh, heroes, rivalry, revenge, corruption, redemption, leader, remorse, reporter, politician, loss of wife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Movie in collections
 4.4
 2K
Badrinath (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 133 min.
Story: BadrI, a warrior and the protector of Badrinath temple, tries to revive Alakananda's faith in God. But certain circumstances lead his Guru to believe he's in love with her, causing bigger trouble for him. But in order to fulfill his ...
Style: epic, sexy
Plot: forced marriage, one man army, woman in danger, adventure, love, fight, heroine, temple, violence, worship, teacher student relationship, mini dress ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.0
 30
Libertad (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rony is an ordinary man sentenced to 15 years in prison for a crime he did not commit. In jail he will have to face the gangs and hard life behind bars while he dreams of recovering his family and proving his innocence.
Plot: gang, prison, prisoner, violence, abuse, murder, escape, prison fight, gun, shooting, innocent, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 8.8
 7K
Kireedam (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Sethumadhavan, the son of Achuthan Nair, a Police Constable who wishes to make his son an Inspector one day. Sethu, a recent college graduate, has many opportunities to enter different fields but he goes with his father's dream of becoming an ...
Plot: murder, fight, dream, parent child relationship, police, dark hero, police inspector, breakup, father son conflict, brawl, thief, swashbuckler ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 8.4
 4K
Black Water (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: India
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Govardhan, a doctor by profession, is wrongly accused of bombing a train and is jailed by the British in Cellular Jail, also known as Kala Pani in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. He witnesses sufferings of hundreds of Indian prisoners there.
Plot: prisoner, jail, bomb, island, escape, murder, imprisonment, train, prison, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Shakthi: The Power (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: A couple visits the husband's family in India and finds itself in the middle of a fratricidal battle.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: family relations, village, gory, battles, dysfunctional family, fall in love, family in crisis, on the run, single parent, estrangement, family problems, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.3
 89
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: escape, orphan, widow, rescue, landlord, childbirth, bribe, theft
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.1
 140
Hukumat (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The town of Shantinagar is terrorized by D.B.D.N who likes to kill people for his will. A daredevil cop enters the town.
Plot: police officer, child hostage, protection money, garage, mob, villain, death of son, tough guy, murder, one man army, evil man, small town ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.4
 3K
Simhadri (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Simhadri (Telugu: సింహాద్రి) is a 2003 Telugu film with Jr. NTR playing the lead role and Bhoomika, Ankitha, and Nassar playing the supporting roles. S. S. Rajamouli directed the film. It is the biggest hit in Jr. NTR's ...
Plot: flashback, temple, impalement, murder, covered in blood, blood, violence, axe, axe in the chest, sledgehammer, stabbing, massacre
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.7
 687
Chenkol (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: The sequel to Kireedam (1989), Chenkol continues the story of Sethumadavan who hopes to regain his lost life after 8 years in prison.
Style: tragic ending
Plot: death of protagonist, murder, suicide by hanging, prostitution, main character dies, ex convict, anguish, suicide, alcohol abuse, tragedy, violence, tragic event
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.4
 419
Thulasi (2007)
Genre: Action
Country: India
Story: Tulasi (Telugu: తులసి) (Dubbed into Malayalam as the same title) is a 2007 Tollywood film directed by Boyapati Srinu (Bhadra fame). It stars Venkatesh in the lead role as Tulasi Ram and Nayantara as the female lead. Music is scored by Devi ...
Plot: blood, murder, shot in the head, tourist, marriage, bloodbath, love, father son relationship, death of brother, hospital, kidnapping, cigarette smoking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 1K
Stalin (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: The only mission in Stalin (Chiranjeevi)'s life is to help others and the make the world a better place. It turns out that Stalin served as a Major in the Indian Army. Although a war hero, he had quit the army after a rift with the Colonel ...
Plot: exploding truck, police station, pimp, army, political leader, kidnapping, cut arm, gasoline, family relations, evil politician, injured child, tough guy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
 400
Break of Dawn (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story of two ex-legionnaires in a mission of political assasination in Romania. A candid portrayal of the human side of assassins.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: friendship, assassination, bank robber, scapegoat, camaraderie, murder, dying, chase, terminal illness, release from prison, death wish, doom ...
Place: bucharest, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.1
 623
Jai Kishen (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Inspector Pratap Singh is killed, while one of his son's, Kishen, goes missing, and the other, Jai, loses his vision. His wife is the only witness to his brutal death at the hands of three criminal dons. Years later, Kishen and Jai have both ...
Plot: idol, bank, prayer, tied to a chair, hotel, single mother, death of brother, blood splatter, strangulation, newspaper, premarital sex, body swapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 498
Lady Dragon (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An ex-CIA agent living in Indonesia tracks the arms dealer who killed her husband. Along the way, she meets a young boy and his grandfather, who teach her in the ways of the Lady Dragon.
Plot: mentor, rape, criminal, murder, arms dealer, female protagonist, boy, revenge, chase, loss of husband, tied feet, warehouse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.9
 561
Zaalim (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Judge Somnath lives with his wife, three sons, and a daughter. Two of his sons, Vikram and Mohan are married, while his daughter, Kaamna, and youngest son, Ravi, are of marriageable age. Somnath had wanted his sons to be a doctor, police officer, ...
Plot: dancer, swimming pool, on the run, shot to death, knife, father daughter relationship, police station, grief, violence, stabbed in the back, court, marketplace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
Heaven's Heroes (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The story of the life and witness of a Christian Police Officer called Dennis Hill asks the question, why did he have to die that night? How could such a tragedy be part of God’s plan? Denny Hill, himself asks, “Where will you spend eternity?”
Style: christian film
Plot: christianity, police, dead child, police partner, shot in the head, hit and run, flashback, death of husband, death of loved one, funeral, religion, bible quote ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.3
 2K
Army (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Arjun and Geeta are a young couple, who are deeply in love with each other. They get married, and soon are proud parents. Arjun gets in the bad books of a notorious gangster named Nagraj, and is brutally killed. When Geeta finds out she decides to ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Plot: murder, rivalry, life is a bitch, dishonesty, deadly, protagonist as suspect, gangsters, crimes, under the surface, terrorism, bollywood, reincarnation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.5
 52
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: explosion, revenge, rescue, knife, orphan, torture, murder of parents, thrown from a horse, vengeance, burglar, bandit, escape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 634
Jagadam (2007)
Genre: Action
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Jagadam is a 2007 Tollywood film in the direction of Sukumar (Arya fame). This film has Ram, Isha Sahani, Pradeep Rawat, and Prakash Raj in important roles. The film was produced by Aditya Babu. The film released on 16 March 2007.
Plot: passion, landlord, brother brother relationship, idol, admiral, loss of brother, loss of loved one, violence, inspiration, male female relationship, gangster, telephone call ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.1
 1K
Sainik (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Lieutenant Suraj Dutt has been in the Indian army for years. It is now time for him to take a leave of absence so that he can meet his father, Retired Colonel Yashpal Dutt, and sister, Minni. He travels home, and on the way rescues some school ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: father in law daughter in law relationship, wedding reception, heart attack, traitor, father son reunion, broken engagement, dynamite, letter, photograph, explosion, shotgun, truck ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.4
 62
Anger (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Philippines, Thailand
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three women captured and imprisoned by a gang of white slavers lead a bloody rebellion, aided by a detective investigating the gang.
Plot: sadism, women's prison, rebellion, exploitation, murder, revenge, escape, breasts, gun, torture, violence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Rowdy Inspector (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Rowdy Inspector....
Plot: police corruption, crime boss, murder, arrest, lecturer, police officer, false accusation, perjury, abduction, police inspector, tough cop, framed for murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%