Movies like Vinashak

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Vinashak (1998)
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Vinashak (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Jailor Lankeshwar houses some of his hit-men as prisoners and uses them to commit criminal activities only to return and be safe in his jail. This gets notice by ACP Amar Agnihotri; who with his recommendation Arjun Singh a police inspector is made to act as a prisoner in Lankeshwar's jail. Arjun's duty is to monitor if at all there are any criminal activities going on in the jail; soon Arjun will find himself trapped as no one are who they claim they are.
Plot: prison, police, con artists, tough guy, hospital, conspiracy, corrupt cop, airport, father son relationship, tough cop, one man army, machine gun, anger, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, police station, nurse, handcuffs, vendetta, loss of father, prison warden, arrest, police officer, police interrogation, light bulb, maverick cop ...

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Most similar movies to Vinashak

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and exciting films with plots about police officer, murder, police, gangsters, revenge, tough guy and arrest mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Vinashak: Yeshwant (1997), Anjaneya (2003), Karz: The Burden of Truth (2002), Takkar (1995), Risk (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.2
 1K
Yeshwant (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: After arresting a drug dealer during an undercover operation, police officer Yeshwant Lohar (Nana Patekar) is framed for murder and imprisoned by his corrupt supervisor, Salim Shaikh (Mohan Joshi), who is involved in distributing narcotics. ...
Plot: journalist, police, corrupt politician, husband wife reunion, husband wife relationship, petty thief, orphan, marital problem, affair, corruption, lawyer, ship ...
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95%
 3.4
 363
Anjaneya (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: DCP Paramaguru (Ajith) an efficient police officer who fights with the scum of the society. He later masquerades as a thief to infiltrate into the underworld. The bad guys are surprised to find that Paramguru is the DCP, out to get them. So they all ...
Style: suspense
Plot: police officer, rain, monologue, beating, police, heroes, government official, arrest, tough guy, murder, funeral, politician ...
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82%
Karz: The Burden of Truth (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: Suraj is the adopted son of a wealthy hotel owner who is haunted by memories of his birth mother's rejection. He befriends Raja not knowing that he is in fact his younger brother and even gives up his love Sapna to Raja. Through Raja he is ...
Plot: rape, death sentence, birthday, bar, coma, false identity, prison, flashback, torture, injury, fake identity, love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.6
 195
Takkar (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A convict studies law in prison and becomes a lawyer to seek revenge against the corrupt police officer who framed him on the very day of his marriage.
Plot: beach, knife, obsession, lawyer, bad cop, sexual harassment, murder, gangster, gun, handcuffs, gangsters, justice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Dhaal: The Battle of Law Against Law (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Crime drama starring Vinod Khanna, Sunil Shetty and Gautami
Plot: beating, bail, torture, police station, police officer, husband wife relationship, prisoner, burial, prison, corrupt lawyer, man slaps a woman, police officer killed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.6
 559
Risk (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: "Ek crore meh laitha hai RISK!". Risk! is a movie about a police inspector named Suryakanth who vows to clean up the Mumbai underworld. The police have been trying for 11 years to arrest the biggest don of the underworld, Khalid Bin Jamal. ...
Plot: organized crime, crime boss, tough guy, man wearing a towel, shot to death, muslim, apartment, gunfight, tough cop, false accusation, semiautomatic pistol, female politician ...
Place: mumbai india, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 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 ⇓
66%
 6.3
 197
Yateem (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: When Inspector Yadav (Kulbhushan Kharbanda) shoots down a criminal couple in the line of duty, his heart goes out to their orphaned baby son Krishna. He adopts the child, who grows up with Yadav's own daughter, Gauri (Farha). As they grow up, ...
Plot: femme fatale, death of father, on the run, police, sexy woman, closing eyes of dead person, baby, fright, jail, snake, accidental killing, escape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Singham Returns (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Singham Returns is an Indian action film directed by Rohit Shetty and produced by Reliance Entertainment. The sequel to the 2011 film Singham, actor Ajay Devgn reprises his role from the previous film, as well as co-producing the project, while ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bollywood, tough heroes, heroes, gangsters, tough law enforcer, one man army, crimes, love and romance, law enforcement, graphic violence, uninhibited rivalry, cop as target ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.2
 1K
Sapoot (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Film starring Akshay Kumar, Sunil Shetty and Karisma Kapoor
Plot: greed, shot in the head, threat, brother brother conflict, grief, rape victim, police chase, motorcycle, nightclub, murder, abduction, hotel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 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 ⇓
59%
 6.3
 89
Tejasvini (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: India's capital Delhi is the center-point of this story, depicted as a degenerate and corrupt city with Members of Parliament with big criminal rap sheets, ruling the roost, transferring or killing honest police officers, promotion their own ...
Plot: woman in uniform, heroine, police corruption, good versus evil, crime lord, hospital, corruption, beating, tough girl, crime boss, rape, martial arts ...
Place: delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Alone in the Neon Jungle (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A by the book female police officer is assigned to the most corrupt precinct in Pittsburgh and told to get it cleaned up.
Plot: corrupt cop, dirty cop, drug dealer, explosion, policewoman, police station, dead cop, police officer, female protagonist, police captain, burglary, prostitute ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.1
 998
Ayogya (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: When a corrupt cop gets embroiled in a heroic brawl, he has no idea how it would eventually lead him to a shocking rape case and change his life forever.
Style: exciting, unusual plot structure, suspense, contemplative
Plot: police corruption, violence, anger, fight, bollywood, corrupt cop, chase, money, deception, change of heart, police officer, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Mr. White Mr. Black (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Hoshiarpur based Gopi's dying father asks him to locate Kishen and hand-over a piece of land to him, and subsequently passes away. Gopi heads out to Goa and this is where he will be taken for a ride not only by Kishen, but also by Kishen's ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: heist, parents and children, cons and scams, family relations, crimes, dishonesty, police, martial arts, diamond, gangsters, con artists, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.6
 162
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 ⇓
46%
 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 ⇓
42%
 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 ⇓
39%
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 4.9
 198
One Man Force (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this action packed film, an L.A. cop speeds off to get revenge upon the dirty drug-dealing dogs who killed his partner
Style: cult film
Plot: vigilantism, gunfight, beating, violence, one against many, street shootout, anti hero, hand to hand combat, maverick cop, bar fight, ambush, one man army ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Aan: Men at Work (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Crime is at its highest peak in Mumbai with it split in three ways. Walia has one-third, Manik Rao has one-third and Roshni has a third of the Mumbai territory. The crime rate rises with more smuggling, trading and illegal activities soaring.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: police corruption, gangsters, fighting crime, law enforcement, cop as target, master criminal, rivalry, dishonesty, tough law enforcer, bollywood, society, fighting the system ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Jail in Burning Island (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young police officer "makes a mess" of a police operation, shoots a man in self-defense, and ends up in prison. There he learns that the world isn't black and white, but has many shades of gray, and makes new friends and enemies.
Plot: suicide by cop, police officer, police officer shot, prison, prison warden, prison guard, gunfight, police officer kicked, police officer killed, massacre, police uniform stolen, police officer shot in the head ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.7
 3K
Shool (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Police Inspector Samar Pratap Singh is transferred to Motihari, in the Indian state of Bihar, along with his wife, Manjari and a daughter. He is honest and diligent and these attributes sets him up against his superior - the District Superintendent ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: profanity, loss of daughter, vigilantism, fighting the system, rivalry, fighting crime, workplace, rebellion, unsupportive coworkers, corrupt law enforcer, injustice, honest law enforcer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.1
 383
Nails (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The wife of a wild Los Angeles police detective becomes a hostage of the heroin ring he and his partner have exposed.
Style: surprise ending, neo noir, cult film
Plot: ex wife, tough cop, gangster, chase, violence, police chase, drugs, organized crime, machine gun, revenge, corruption, car chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 1K
Trouble Man (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: It seems that masked men are knocking over the floating crap games of Chalky and Pete. Chalky and Pete hire the cool, loose, elegant Mr. T to fix things. Then, the masked manipulators set up the death of a collector for a rival gang lord. It looks ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, murder, gang, private detective, billiards, police, gambling, deadly, rivalry, crime, dishonesty, lone wolves ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.7
 9K
Agneepath (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Vijay's father is brutally lynched by villagers after being framed by Kancha Cheena, and his family is forced to flee. The young Vijay vows revenge, and grows...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: murder, gangsters, criminal heroes, crime, gang, family relations, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, frame up, bollywood, redemption, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: asia, india, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 28K
Hard to Kill (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mason Storm, a 'go it alone' cop, is gunned down at home. The intruders kill his wife, and think they've killed both Mason and his son too. Mason is secretly taken to a hospital where he spends several years in a coma. His son ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: martial arts, hospital, coma, vengeance, murder, danger, corrupt official, intrigue, against the odds, crime, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 90s, year 1990, year 1983, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.2
 60K
Hera Pheri (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Three unemployed men find the answer to all their money problems when they receive a call from a kidnapper. However, things do not go as planned.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: ransom, rescue, kidnapping, rivalry, unemployment, love and romance, fall in love, nothing goes right, criminal's revenge, couple relations, romance, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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 ⇓
35%
Sunshine Cops (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Various government departments of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region have been criticised heavily by the public. The Commissioner welcomes the proposal of "Sunshine Cops" from public relations officer Geena to enhance the image of ...
Plot: punched in the stomach, chase, broken arm, shot in the chest, kicked in the stomach, police, tv news, blood, gun, rooftop fight, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, kicked in the head ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 19K
The Sweeney (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Based on the '70s UK TV show, The Sweeney is an action-packed British police thriller from the director of Football Factory. Jack Regan (Ray Winstone), a hardened cop who doesn’t play by the rules, is confronted with a criminal from his past. ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police brutality, partners against crime, partners, crimes, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, police corruption, jail, husband wife relationship, murder, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%