Movies like Pokkiri

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Pokkiri (2007)
 7.4
 11K
Pokkiri (2007)
Original name: போக்கிரி
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Tamil is a killer for hire, and will accept any contract provided the amount is right. The Police want him for questioning, while the underworld needs him to silence their opponents. No one really knows this assassin's background. It is only Tamil who knows his real identity and he has no intention of sharing it with anyone.
Plot: train, gang war, police officer, love, killer, gun, father, disguise, handkerchief, fight, police, obsession, tough guy, criminal, kidnapping, crime boss, corrupt cop, pursuit, elevator, gunfight, nightclub, organized crime, blackmail, murder, one man army ...

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Most similar movies to Pokkiri

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, suspense and tense films with plots about murder, fight, police, police officer, gunfight, chase and violence mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Pokkiri: Pokiri (2006), Wanted (2009), Porki (2010), Mumbai Mirror (2013), Villu (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.9
 13K
Pokiri (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Pandu (Mahesh Babu) is a ruthless mafia man who kills anybody for money. He falls in love with Sruthi (Ileana) at the very first sight. Sruthi too loves Pandu, but hesitates to confess her love to him as he is a reckless criminal. Though a goon, ...
Style: exciting, suspense, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: gangsters, undercover cop, revenge, chase, love, death of father, police, tough guy, police officer killed, one man army, pursuit, fall in love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.6
 22K
Wanted (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Radhe is a hardcore gangster. A sharpshooter with a sharp brain, he works for Gani Bhai, the dreaded Mafioso, but on his own terms. Totally fearless, Radhe single handedly eliminates Gani Bhai's enemies one by one; making more enemies than he ...
Style: stylized, exciting, rough, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: gangsters, fall in love, gang war, bollywood, hitman, danger, rivalry, vigilantism, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, bangkok thailand, mumbai india, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.2
 222
Porki (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A cop disguises as a gangster in order to capture a mafia leader.
Style: exciting, suspense, twists and turns, tense
Plot: mafia, lust, fight, seduction, killer, rape, love, murder, seductress, police officer, secret police, undercover agent ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.9
 114
Mumbai Mirror (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Mumbai Mirror revolves around Abhijeet Patil, a hardcore action packed cop, who can neither tolerate violence against women nor crime in his area. He comes across a drug racket led by Shetty, who runs several bars in the city. One of the dancers, ...
Plot: gang war, officer, shot in the chest, reporter, fight, chess, investigation, shot in the head, mass murder, police officer, bullet, game ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 3.7
 4K
Villu (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Villu (Tamil: வில்லு; English: Bow) is a 2009 Tamil language action film written and directed by Prabhu Deva. The film stars Vijay in a dual role while Nayantara and Prakash Raj play other prominent roles. Manoj K. Jayan, Vadivelu, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Plot: vengeance, law enforcement, gang, crimes, police detective, one against many, fight, murder, death, faked death, arms smuggling, loss of father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.7
 22K
The Punisher (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The avenging angel of Marvel Comics fame comes brilliantly to life in this searing action-adventure thriller! Dolph Lundgren stars as Frank Castle, a veteran cop who loses his entire family to a mafia car bomb. Only his ex-partner believes Castle ...
Style: serious, stylized, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, superhero, vigilante, mafia, murder, anti hero, anti heroes, heroes, organized crime, crimes, crime, one against many ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Garv: Pride and Honour (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Garv is a story of three brave and honest cops: Samar Singh (Amrish Puri), Arjun Ranawat (Salman Khan) and Hyder Ali Khan (Arbaaz Khan). Samar wants to reduce the amount of crime in the state. The trio faces obstacles because the powerful and ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, exciting
Plot: criminal underworld, police corruption, gangsters, gangster, police, fight, crime boss, love, friendship, murder, court, trial ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 ⇓
33%
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Johan Falk: Slutet (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The unknown, large mafia organization is now showing its true face. The pressure that GSI and John Falk and his family have put on the organization, makes them fight back on all fronts. The rule book is thrown out. But to go after Johan Falk's ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: criminal underworld, police, mafia, police officer killed, gunfight, murder, organized crime, torture, police procedural, mercilessness, vengeance, police officer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 31K
Sleepless (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs is caught in a high stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground. When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: organized crime, kidnapping, police corruption, undercover cop, robbery, rescue, brutality, father son relationship, race against time, police detective, tough cop, betrayal ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Action Jackson (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India, Austria
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A man meets his lookalike, who's not just a killer of evil, but also a kind hearted man. Together, they team up to fight against a dreaded gangster.
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: crimes, killer, fighting crime, law enforcement, rivalry, chase, bollywood, friends, love, tough heroes, impersonation, lust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, bangkok thailand, mumbai india, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The White Storm (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 140 min.
Story: An operation against the notorious druglord in Thailand changed the destiny of a HK narcotic team- the workaholic captain lost his men and bright career; the loyal officer was abandoned and went missing; the undercover cop who was salvaged chose to ...
Style: suspense, exciting, rough, brutal, suspenseful
Plot: undercover cop, brotherhood, gunfight, drugs, police officer, police shootout, drug trade, police officer killed, police, fight, survival, police officer bombed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Chuck Norris vs. the Karate Cop (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Chinese-American cop, skilled in martial arts, battles the most powerful criminal gang in San Francisco that is responsible for the death of his partner.
Plot: martial arts, chinese american, revenge plot, taekwondo, criminal gang, police officer, shovel, asian american, kicked in the face, villain arrested, kicked in the chest, showdown ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 8.0
 117K
The Raid 2 (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Indonesia, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: After fighting his way through an apartment building populated by an army of dangerous criminals and escaping with his life, SWAT team member Rama goes undercover, joining a powerful Indonesian crime syndicate to protect his family and uncover ...
Style: stylized, realistic, rough, brutal, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fist fighting, martial arts, warrior, organized crime, gangsters, undercover, hand to hand combat, fight, one man army, gunfight, police corruption, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Anna: Born to Lead (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 179 min.
Story: A mafia don sends his son out of the country because he doesn't want even a shadow of his life falling on him. Destiny wills otherwise. The son makes an innocuous trip to Mumbai to visit his dad. And ends up filling his father's large ...
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: mafia, fight for justice, politics, vigilantism, fight, leader, revenge, murder, brutality, violence, rivalry, death ...
Time: year 1988
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.8
 12K
Don (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
Story: A ruthless gangster named Don is killed during a scuffle with the police. Since only DSP DeSilva knows of this incident, he recruits another person named Vijay who is a spitting image of Don. Vijay is planted in Don's place in Don's gang ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, exciting, serious ...
Plot: lookalikes, undercover, gang, on the run, gangsters, mistaken identity, undercover cop, master criminal, chase, chases and races, crime, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: india, asia, bombay india
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.5
 253
Oxygen (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Krishna Prasad is an NRI who comes to India to marry Shruti, daughter of Raghupathi, a revered man in their village. But someone seems to be targeting the family and is out to kill them. Who is after the family and why is what 'Oxygen' is ...
Style: twists and turns
Plot: explosion, death, eating, marriage, smoking, field, one against many, crying, beating, plot twist, blood splatter, mission ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.2
 14K
Truth (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: A young man named Satya comes to Mumbai from South India in search of a job. Jailed for something he did not do, the once-honest young man meets an underworld boss, Bhiku Mhatre in jail and joins his gang.
Style: bleak, clever, suspenseful, rough, semi serious ...
Plot: gang, rivalry, gangsters, the underworld, crime boss, romance, bollywood, fall in love, cult, vengeance, crimes, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 6.6
 55K
21 Bridges (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A disgraced NYPD detective after being thrust into a citywide manhunt for a cop killer, is given a shot at redemption.
Style: surprise ending, neo noir, bleak, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: police officer killed, murder investigation, manhunt, nypd, hostage, conspiracy, police corruption, corrupt cop, police, police detective, police officer, criminal ...
Time: 2010s
Place: manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.3
 6K
Line of Duty (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frank Penny is a disgraced cop looking for a shot at redemption. When the police chief's 11-year-old daughter is abducted, Frank goes rogue to try and save her. But to find the girl, Frank will need the help of Ava Brooks, whose live-streaming ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, psychotronic, buddy comedy
Plot: police, friendship, investigation, heroes, police detective, brutality, criminal, police chase, one man army, heroism, undercover cop, bravery ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.4
 18K
Black and Blue (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exposure follows a rookie Detroit African-American female cop who stumbles upon corrupt officers who are murdering a drug dealer, an incident captured by her body cam. They pursue her through the night in an attempt to destroy the footage, but to ...
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, slang, surprise ending ...
Plot: drug lord, rookie, police, police corruption, danger, criminal gang, organized crime, policewoman, corrupt cop, police chase, mercilessness, justice ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, detroit, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.1
 328
Death Train (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is supposed to guard a shipment of diamonds being sent by rail. But a man robs the train and kills the men guarding the diamonds. The robbers derail the train and hope to get away with their crime. The robbers get caught in Mexico and are sent ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, train, one man army, on the run, save the day, undercover, hostages, danger, race against time, hostage, deadly, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.9
 7K
V (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A much-celebrated super cop who is looked up to by all his colleagues. His dream run ends when he comes across a mysterious killer played by Nani. The killer wants only this particular cop to catch him.
Plot: challenge, gunfight, fight, car, dancing, night, action violence, dance, ex soldier, hotel, gore, death of loved one ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 5K
Close Range (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A rogue soldier turned outlaw is thrust into a relentless fight with a corrupt sheriff, his obedient deputies, and a dangerous drug cartel in order to protect his sister and her young daughter.
Style: tense, captivating, serious, exciting, neo noir
Plot: rescue, drug cartel, on the run, crime boss, revenge, pursuit, chase, crooked sheriff, corrupt cop, uncle niece relationship, husband wife relationship, niece ...
Time: 2010s
Place: arizona, texas, southern usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 106K
Safe (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a former elite agent rescues a 12-year-old Chinese girl who's been abducted, they find themselves in the middle of a standoff between Triads, the Russian Mafia and high-level corrupt New York City politicians and police.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: lone hero, ex military, protector, chase, gunfight, tough heroes, on the run, fist fighting, mafia, organized crime, bodyguard, mentor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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 ⇓
28%
 5.7
 41K
Brick Mansions (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, USA, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a dystopian Detroit, grand houses that once housed the wealthy are now homes of the city's most-dangerous criminals. Surrounding the area is a giant wall to keep the rest of Detroit safe. For undercover cop Damien Collier, every day is a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, intense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: parkour, undercover cop, undercover, race against time, ghetto, martial arts, gunfight, master criminal, crimes, gang, danger, law enforcement ...
Time: future, 2010s, near future
Place: detroit, new orleans, new jersey, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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 ⇓
28%
 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 ⇓
28%
 7.2
 12K
A Hard Day (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: On the way to his mother’s funeral, a detective accidentally hits a person with his car. He takes the body with him and puts it into his mother’s coffin. The moment he feels relieved, he receives a call. This caller insists that he saw the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: corrupt cop, police, funeral, crimes, murder, life turned upside down, hit and run, police corruption, anti heroes, anti hero, blackmail, hit by a car ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: south korea, asia, korea, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%