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Spadikam (1995)
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Spadikam (1995)
Original name: സ്ഫടികം
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Chacko Master is a school headmaster in Mathematics. He is a very strict teacher and does not go easy with his own son Thomas.When Thomas realizes that the school language headmaster was biased against him as told by Chacko in giving him a low grade, he leaves home. After 14 years, Thomas returns to his village,now the owner of a stone quarry and a rowdy who has a number of unresolved cases on his head. How the father and son realize their mistakes and bonds together forms the rest of the plot.
Plot: father son conflict, parent child relationship, math teacher, school, prostitute, teacher, wedding, truck, criminal, mistress, mathematics, hospital, castle, muslim, alcohol, anti hero, marriage, judge, father daughter relationship, card playing, dysfunctional family, christian, father son relationship, brawl, jumping into water ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, tense, captivating and suspenseful films with plots about beating, revenge, murder, police officer, father son relationship, hospital and motorcycle mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Spadikam: Allah-Rakha (1986), Ravanaprabhu (2001), Kireedam (1989), Narasimham (2000), Devasuram (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Allah-Rakha (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
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Plot: release from prison, lost child, muslim, prostitute, child custody, female reporter, police officer, hospital, false accusation of rape, multiple murder, tragic event, brawl ...
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Ravanaprabhu (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Karthikeyan, a liquor baron, sets out to take back his ancestral house which was usurped by Shekharan. To seek revenge, Karthikeyan abducts Shekharan's daughter and ends up falling in love with her.
Plot: kidnapping, revenge, revenge killing, parent child relationship, wheelchair, family feud, real life father and son playing father and son, malayalam, father son relationship
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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 ...
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.7
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Devasuram (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 187 min.
Story: Neelakantan, heir to his father's fortunes, is an apparent menace to society. He once belittles a dancer but later they fall in love. Shekharan, an arch enemy, kidnaps his lover due to an old enmity.
Plot: dancing, revenge, murder, dance, attempted murder, secret, humiliation, violence, drunkenness, insult, machismo, beating ...
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 5.0
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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, aquarium ...
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52%
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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: festival, temple, palace, revelation, friend, revenge, sword, priest, love, motorcycle, rain, landlord ...
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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: murder, suicide, suicide by hanging, tragic event, ex convict, violence, tragedy, death of protagonist, alcohol abuse, main character dies, prostitution, anguish
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Dhill (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Dhil is the story about Kanagavel (Vikram) whose only dream is to become a police officer. He succeeds in passing the exams and wins a girlfriend (Laila). One night after having dinner at a restaurant near the beach Velu goes to pay the bill leaving ...
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Indra: The Tiger (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
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Yodha (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 95
Tejasvini (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
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34%
 3.0
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Thandavam (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
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33%
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Lucifer (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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29%
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Jigarwala (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
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Country: India
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My Father Die (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama
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Style: tense, intense, suspense, rough, captivating
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