Movies like Diljale

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Diljale (1996)
 5.8
 2K
Diljale (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Captain Ranvir is assigned the task of apprehending two terrorists named Shaka and Dara. Upon arrival in the region, he meets with and falls in love with Radhika, the daughter of Rajasaheb, who also is a Mantri. The latter approves of him, and arranges his wedding with his daughter. Before the engagement could take place, Ranvir finds out that he has a rival in Shaka, who was in love with Radhika before, and is all set to prevent this marriage at any and costs. Ranvir decides to postpone his wedding until such time he arrests Shaka and his associates - a decision that will not only pit him against well-armed terrorists, but also result in the abduction of a bus-load of Vaishnodevi devotees - which include Radhika and her Bua.
Plot: love, prison, terrorist, prison escape, party, hostage, tough guy, torture, love triangle, snow, hospital, unrequited love, terrorism, happiness, secret, betrayal, singing, song, corrupt cop, farmer, farm, lie, officer, anti hero, chase ...

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Most similar movies to Diljale

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and cult film films with plots about revenge, murder, beating, gunfight, hospital, escape and police officer mostly in Action, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Diljale: Mutiny: A Love Story (2001), Jaan (1996), Vijaypath (1994), Itihaas (1997), Tarazu (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mutiny: A Love Story (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Amongst the communal riots that erupt in the city, Tara shelters a wayward Sakina from a crazed mob and a bond that blossoms into love is created. The two eventually get married and have a son. The happy family, now living in Amritsar, gets the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, romantic
Plot: family relations, against the rules, fall in love, social differences, against the odds, political unrest, family tradition, love and romance, society, religions or cults, on the run, escape ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 50s, year 1947, 1950s
Place: india, pakistan, punjab, asia, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.1
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Jaan (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Police Commissioner Suryadeo Singh hires Karan, a trained weapons expert, to protect his daughter Kajal. Later, Kajal, who is unaware of Karan's secret agenda, falls in love with him.
Plot: hostage, dinner, baby, fair, shot in the hand, resentment, rope bridge, beating, bull, hit by a truck, death of son, pistol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Vijaypath (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 163 min.
Story: The family of Justice Saxena is extremely happy until his younger brother Inspector Rajesh Saxena (Suresh Oberoi) arrests a notorious gangster, Bhawani Singh. Justice Saxena sentences Bhawani Singh to death. Bhawani Singh's brother, Dilawar ...
Plot: death sentence, shot in the hand, abandoned house, shot in the leg, gangsters, heroes, murder, villain, hallucination, telescopic rifle, bully, ball ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 3.5
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Itihaas (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Devgan's village simpleton agrees to escort to the city Khanna's charming village belle unaware that he is delivering her only to be exploited by a corrupt landowner.
Plot: father son relationship, desire, master servant relationship, beating, dirty old man, servant, love triangle, lust, love, damsel in distress, loyalty, cruelty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 589
Tarazu (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Police Inspector Ram Yadav is a honest, handsome, and incorruptible young man. He lives with his sister-in-law, Shakuntala, and elder brother, Raj . A lovely yet petty thief, Pooja admires Ram so much that she moves in to his house in the guise of a ...
Plot: vigilante, hindu, urination, temple, villain, memory, tough guy, shot in the head, riot, tough cop, trail of blood, arson ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Major Saab (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Major Jasbir Singh Rana (Amitabh Bachchan) trains cadets to become officers in the national defence academy. A spoilt brat Virendra Pratap Singh (Ajay Devgan) joins the academy. Little does he know the major is a strict disciplinarian who takes a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: officers and cadets, bollywood, military life, rebelliousness, fall in love, courtroom drama, rivalry, youth, romance, army investigation, love and romance, soldier ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kachche Dhaage (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Aftab has been brought up his mother, Mariam, and has no knowledge as to the identity and whereabouts of his biological father. When Mariam gets news that Ramakant Pandit is dying, she asks...
Style: cult film
Plot: single mother, hospital, absent father, village, death of father, terrorist, handcuffs, exploding truck, police, motorcycle, train tracks, hand grenade ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Qayamat: City Under Threat (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
Story: CBI Officer Akram Sheikh (Sunil Shetty) is on the verge of nabbing three dreaded Pakistan-backed arms dealers , the brothers Ali (Arbaaz Khan) and Abbas (Sanjay Kapoor) and their common moll Laila (Isha Koppikar) . When Sheikh busts an important ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: terrorism, prison, crimes, danger, law enforcement, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, daring rescue, bollywood, heist, betrayal, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, russia, pakistan, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ⇓
41%
 6.1
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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 ⇓
41%
 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 ⇓
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 4.6
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Yodha (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Suraj Singh is addicted to drugs and as a result witnessed his girlfriend being raped in front of his eyes with him being helpless, from here on he vows to put an end to all drug dealers and started to work as a hit man for an underworld don, Daaga ...
Plot: flashback, beggar, fistfight, blood splatter, newspaper, pimp, shot in the back, threat, wrongful imprisonment, murder disguised as suicide, foot chase, dog attack ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 8.1
 24K
Martyr (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Ajay Rathore is a no-nonsense police officer from Mumbai Crime Branch. Long time ago his elder brother was killed by terrorists which caused him to quit his medical studies and join Indian Police Service. He is a great admirer of Pakistan-based ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: singer, muslim, murder, terrorism, fall in love, gangsters, investigation, danger, law enforcement, criminal heroes, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: pakistan, asia, middle east, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Inspired by the Telegu (southern Indian) film, "Pelli Chuskundam," the plot follows the life of a rape victim (Aishwarya Rai). Now, a disgrace to her family, she is turned away from her house after the sexual assault. But she finds shelter ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, melancholic, tense ...
Plot: life is a bitch, prostitute, romance, bollywood, crimes, love and romance, love, rape victim, adulterer, love triangle, illegitimate child, mother son relationship ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Sunil lives a poor life-style with his mom and sister. His passion is to pilot plane and he goes for training to become a successful pilot, but in the process he got himself entangled in a drug deal which changes his entire concept of life and ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: India
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 131 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
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Plot: flashing, electrocution, brother in law brother in law relationship, whistling, driver, impersonation, landowner, aunt nephew relationship, farmer, deception, father daughter relationship, priest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 104 min.
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37%
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Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
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Story: ASP Raj Sinha is assign with the task of bringing to justice the people who are responsible for printing and circulating fake currency notes. Raj is shocked when he learn that the leader behind this crime is none other than his childhood friend, ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 510
Loafer (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Ravi Kumar is clearly the black sheep of the Kumar family, and has been so for years. He is unemployed, uncouth, and gets into fist fights and trouble all the time. And then a man is killed, and the evidence points towards Ravi, he gets arrested. ...
Plot: murder, revenge, escape, police, father son conflict, teacher, police station, anger, bathing, accidental killing, man wrapped in a towel, flirting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Jai Kishen (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
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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 ⇓
36%
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Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 22K
Nowhere to Run (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Escaped convict Sam Gillen single handedly takes on ruthless developers determined to evict Clydie - a widow with two young children. Nobody knows who Sam is.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night, kids, chick flick
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Time: 90s, 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, silent man, village chief ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
China Salesman (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama
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Story: Yan Jian, a young Chinese IT engineer who volunteers to go to North Africa and help the company he works for to win a competition. The winner can own the right to control the communication between south and north. French spy Michael works for the ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, exciting, surprise ending
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Time: 2010s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 927
Buddies (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Vijay and Ravi are best friends (hence the name 'Dostana') who do not even question each other about their careers. Vijay, a police officer and Ravi, a lawyer, while the former catches the criminals who smuggle, Ravi on the other hand bail ...
Plot: friendship between men, golf, best friend, framed for murder, moll, breaking down a door, attempted strangulation, flare gun, letter, gunfight, christian, prison ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.8
 8K
Mr. Majestyk (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Watermelon farmer Vince Majestyk (Charles Bronson) goes after the Mob, when they try to strong arm him to use their melon picking crew.
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, suspense, talky, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: colorado, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.7
 810
Hero (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
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