Movies like Nirnayam

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Nirnayam (1995)
 7.1
 366
Nirnayam (1995)
Original name: നിര്‍ണ്ണയം
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Dr. Roy (Mohanlal) is a surgeon who works in a private hospital. He falls in love with his colleague Dr. Annie (Heera Rajgopal). When Annie discovers a frightening organ-smuggling operation in her hospital, it proves to be a turning point in the story.
Plot: police, hospital, doctor, on the run, bus, murder, runaway, false accusation, escape, organ harvesting, prison bus

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2454
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Most similar movies to Nirnayam

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense and exciting films with plots about murder, police, chase, hospital, on the run, police officer and revenge mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Nirnayam: Sobharaj (1986), Christian Brothers (2011), Shikkar (2010), Grandmaster (2012), Red Chillies (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
 54
Sobharaj (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Story: Sobharaj is the leader of an underworld gang. He gets killed in an encounter with the police. The DSP uses his lookalike brother to pose as him in order to capture the rest of his gang.
Plot: impersonation, crime boss, dual role, gangster, deception, on the run, police, organized crime, gangsters, doppelganger, police officer killed, traitor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, unusual plot structure, tense, contemplative, captivating
Plot: murder, false accusation, snitch, police, chase, father son relationship, police investigation, society, accusation, family relations, danger, falsely accused ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mumbai india, bombay india, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.2
 471
Shikkar (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Story: The story of Shikkar takes place at Chittazha, a mountainous terrain where bamboo reeds flourish. After much wandering from place to place, Balraman (Mohanlal) a lorry driver has finally settled down with his daughter (Ananya) at Chittazha. Peace ...
Plot: revenge, daughter, police officer, forest, truck, police, hunting, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 7.0
 2K
Grandmaster (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chandrashekhar lives alone in a dark and violent city. Even with crime occurring all around him, he withdraws from all responsibility and lives quietly. Soon, change is forced upon him in order to catch a serial killer. Like a grandmaster who ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: investigation, serial killer, police detective, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, murder, chess, police officer, danger, deadly, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Movie in collections
 3.7
 360
Red Chillies (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Story: Mohanlal plays the role of OMR, an affluent NRI who does oil business in Singapore. The movie begins on a new year before when the "Red Chilles", an all-girls music band with nine members, are involved in an accident. The girls flee from ...
Plot: communist, son, car accident, scientist, revenge, massacre, police, corporate, corporation, murder, music band, radio station ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.2
 799
Loham (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: 2015 Malayalam thriller film written and directed by Ranjith. It features Mohanlal as Raju and Andrea Jeremiah as Jayanthi in lead roles along with Ajmal Ameer, Siddique, Mythili, Tini Tom, Vijayaraghavan, Renji Panicker and V. K. Prakash in ...
Plot: taxi driver, fake identity, coffin, missing husband, flying, gun, transformation, murder, investigation, gold, smuggling, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 4.2
 364
Jung (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: The son of Police Inspector Veer Chauhan requires a near impossible to find bone-marrow transplant. With time running out, Veer finds a viable candidate, a criminal he was responsible for apprehending.
Plot: boy, hospital, police officer, leukemia, car chase, police, escape, kidnapping, runaway, gangsters, bank robbery, sick child ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.4
 756
Billa (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Billa (Rajinikanth) is a powerful mafia lord, who in spite of being one of the most wanted on the list of Interpol, remains elusive to the police. Meanwhile, after a couple of unsuccessful attempts at nabbing Billa, the police finally succeed, but ...
Style: cult film
Plot: death, death of brother, shot to death, orphan, police raid, pipe smoking, murder, escape, diary, vengeance, undercover, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 5.0
 3K
Awake (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man wakes in a hospital bed with no recollection of who he is, and learns that he's wanted by the police for a committing a series of murders.
Style: suspense, talky, enigmatic, non-linear
Plot: amnesia, hospital, police, serial killer, investigation, false accusation, murder, father son relationship, escapades, psychopath, weapons, killing spree
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.8
 670
The Fire (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Karan is a former soldier. One day when Karan finds out that his father committed suicide in prison after he is falsely charged with a crime, he suspects Ravi Verma, a city attorney who has a wife and a kid. When Karan spots Ravi on the street with ...
Plot: mexican standoff, bathtub, vengeance, swimming pool, frame up, father in law son in law relationship, interrupted sex, motorcycle accident, prison escape, runaway, doppelganger, child abduction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.3
 2K
The Target (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At the same time as murder suspect Yeo-hoon is brought unconscious to the emergency room following a shooting incident, an assailant breaks into the house of Tae-jun, the emergency room's doctor in charge, and kidnaps his wife. The kidnapper ...
Style: suspense, intense, twists and turns, suspenseful
Plot: life turned upside down, danger, on the run, chase, group of criminals, chases and races, disorder, runaway, saving a life, korean, hitman, hospital ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Cheetah The Power Of One (2005)
Genre: Action, 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, realistic
Plot: assassination, one against many, hidden identity, on the run, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, romance, chases and races, assassination attempt, frame up, church ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Human Hyena (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The dead body of a young man who was kidnapped is found, the police looks for the kidnappers as a web of corruption its uncovered in the police department.
Plot: police, murder, corruption, kidnapping, corrupt, crime, crimes
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 2K
Twenty 20 (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 195 min.
Story: Advocate Ramesh saves Devan from a murder case. Later, he realize Devan was the actual culprit. Ramesh tries for a payback, unaware of Devan's real intentions and the reason for the murder.
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: revenge, murder, police officer, sibling relationship, thief, romance, coma, murder of brother, police, chase, gunfight, rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.8
 166
The Assault (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A female cop protects a dead drug dealer's wife from mob assassins.
Style: serious, rough, realistic
Plot: murder, policewoman killing, on the run, crime, rebellion, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, danger, investigation, drug dealing, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Three Men on Fire (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Cameroonese police officer (Alphonse Beni) and a CIA agent (Richard Harrison) try to prevent the Pope from being assassinated by Italian terrorists during his African tour.
Plot: police, shooting, terrorist plot, blow job, murder, man wrapped in a towel, garbage, fellatio, cia, hospital, martial artist, terrorism ...
Place: rome italy, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.4
 376
Butter (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Corrupt record company executives kill a singing sensation with a drug overdose rather than letting her leave their label and join another company. They then frame her cousin/manager for the murder forcing him to go on the run and to try to get the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, musician's life, deadly, dishonesty, on the run, life is a bitch, law enforcement, drug abuse, false accusation, urban, frame up, city life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.5
 8K
Lucifer (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: In God's own country, the supreme leader of the ruling party dies, leaving a huge vacuum, not only in the electoral and leadership sphere of the party but also that of the state. In the inevitable succession squabble and the power struggle that ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, serious, surprise ending
Plot: politics, revenge, police officer, murder, husband wife relationship, fight, betrayal, violence, explosion, bar, father daughter relationship, helicopter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 3.2
 227
The Blood Bond (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a war-torn Asian land, peace lies in the hands of the Bagwun, a revered religious leader. When he is wounded in an assassination attempt, his sworn protector, Deva, sets out on a dangerous journey to find the one man who can provide the rare ...
Style: tense, disturbing, intense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: military, doctor, teacher, fictional war, brutality, violence, beating, massacre, spy, corruption, female warrior, female fighter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.0
 314
Dark Angel (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Homicide detective Walter D'Arcangelo is the only link to a serial killer who preys on adulterous women. Walter must confront his past in order to prove himself innocent before more women are killed.
Plot: serial killer, homicide detective, voodoo, murder, police
Place: new orleans, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.2
 1K
Naran (2005)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Mullankolli is a rustic remote village in northern Kerala. Velayudhan (Mohanlal) is an orphan who came floating during floods and he was brought up by Valiya Nambiar (Madhu) a do-gooder and a feudal landlord of the area. Velayudhan grows up into a ...
Plot: village, landlord, river, flood, prostitute, orphan, swashbuckler, con men, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Trauma Center (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lt. Wakes is a vengeful police detective determined to solve the murders of his partner and an informant, and joins forces with a witness injured during the shootings. After the killers pursue the witness across the abandoned floor of a hospital, ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: murder, asthma, hospital, chase, danger, police investigation, pursuit, corrupt cop, woman in danger, damsel in distress, crimes, hunt down ...
Place: puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 2K
River (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the south of Laos, an American volunteer doctor becomes a fugitive after he intervenes in the sexual assault of a young woman. When the assailant's body is pulled from the Mekong River, things quickly spiral out of control.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, suspense
Plot: accused of murder, sexual assault, doctor, river, running from police, murder, volunteer, false accusation, pursuit, chase, manhunt, runaway ...
Time: 21st century
Place: thailand, laos, bangkok thailand, asia, southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Figures in a Landscape (1970)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two escaped convicts (Robert Shaw and Malcolm McDowell) are on the run in an unnamed Latin American country. But everywhere they go, they are followed and hounded by a menacing black helicopter.
Style: cult film
Plot: chase, on the run, convict, escaped prisoner, food, beach, helicopter, shooting, mountain, rainstorm, arizona desert, horse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Wrong Floor (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Danny's father, a pioneering research scientist, has disappeared. Suspecting foul-play, Danny goes undercover at the research centre where he worked. He soon discovers that there is something sinister at work. It becomes a race against time to ...
Plot: scientist, experiment, police
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Hunter's Prayer (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany, Spain, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An assassin forges an unlikely partnership with one of his targets: a woman seeking revenge for the murder of her family.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending, neo noir
Plot: survival, drug addict, escape, assassin, escape attempt, betrayal, teenage girl, planned murder, security guard, innocent person killed, orphan, one man army ...
Time: 2010s
Place: england, switzerland, france, yorkshire, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.8
 30K
Mersal (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: A few individuals in the medical profession are murdered or kidnapped, and the cop investigating the case suspects a doctor and arrests him. But is he the one who is behind these crimes? And why are they being committed?
Style: suspense, serious, emotional, mysterious, epic
Plot: revenge, murder, rage, anger, medicine, brutality, brother brother relationship, hidden truth, violence, fight, poverty, doctor ...
Time: 70s, 2010s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.4
 365
Crusader (2005)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The World Of Mass Communication Is About To Become Unplugged.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, investigation, journalism, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, danger, political corruption, frame up, political conspiracy, crimes, politics, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Killing Zone (1999)
Genre: Thriller, Action
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When your in The Syndicate you're in for life. This is the prospect facing Matthew Palmer, a hearless but efficient, deadly but impeccably neat assassin and confirmed Michael Caine fan. But Palmer has found love and wants out, even though he ...
Plot: female killer, murder, assassin, neck breaking, police officer killed, interrogation, female assassin, hitman, policewoman killing, joke, police, policewoman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 2K
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, wrongful imprisonment, feud, frame up, release from prison, machismo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%