Movies like Anji

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Anji (2004)
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Anji (2004)
Original name: అంజి
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Anji (Telugu: అంజి) is a 2004 Telugu film (dubbed in in Tamil as Kolli Malai, Hindi as Diler and in Malayalam as Chekavan) produced by M. S. Arts with Chiranjeevi in the lead role. It was made over seven years with a budget of 25 crores, which was the most spent on any Telugu language film until then. The film was produced by Shyam Prasad Reddy. It received a National Film Award for Best Special Effects.
Plot: orphan, good versus evil, supernatural power, murder, cave, mythology, diary, hindu, hinduism, one armed man
Time: year 1932
Place: himalaya

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, captivating and exciting films with plots about murder, good versus evil, orphan, revenge, supernatural power, vengeance and violence mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Anji: Master (1997), Justice Is Blind (1981), Hong Kil-dong (1986), Stray (2019), Johnny (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Master (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A popular college professor is unable to find true happiness because of his dark past, but the persistence of love and justice ultimately win the day.
Plot: flashback, prison sentence, crime boss, professor, ex convict, murder, student, teacher student romance, boss, jogging
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100%
Justice Is Blind (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Chattaniki kallu levu is action thriller based movie in which, the story deals with siblings Vijay (Chiranjeevi) and Durga (Lakshmi) pursuing their sister’s and father’s murderers.Their father and sister are killed by 3 men, John (Hema Sundar), ...
Plot: gravestone, self justice, dancer, orphan, loss of parent, vigilantism, policewoman, murderer, murder of parents, pigeon, female police officer, police ...
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47%
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Hong Kil-dong (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: North Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: This movie tells the story of Hong Kil Dong, a legendary 15th century Korean Robin Hood figure. It is a mildly entertaining action film with an anti-feudal message.
Style: semi serious, stylized, complex, unusual plot structure
Plot: supernatural power, super strength, mythology, good versus evil, surrealism, folklore, master warrior, heroic mission, one man army, fight scenes
Time: 80s
Place: north korea
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47%
 4.9
 722
Stray (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An orphaned teenager forms an unlikely friendship with a detective. Together they investigate her mother's murder, and uncover the supernatural force that proves to be a threat to her family.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological thriller, enigmatic
Plot: female detective, murder, supernatural power, orphan, unlikely friendships, save the day, crime investigation, intergenerational friendship, mysterious girl, murder investigation, police investigation, threat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Jagadeka Veerudu Athiloka Sundari (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Raju (Chiranjeevi), a courageous and spirited young man, is a caregiver to four young orphans. He is a tourist guide in a picturesque hill station. One of the children is accidentally injured and, on the suggestion of an ayurvedic guru that the cure ...
Plot: saving a life, magical ring, ring, child in peril, hypnotism, tour guide, magic, sorcerer, guardian, lake, monkey, orphan ...
Place: himalaya
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39%
 5.3
 1K
Johnny (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Johnny is a Tollywood sports film released on 25 April 2003, written and directed by Pawan Kalyan. Kalyan also starred in the film, along with Renu Desai. The film didn't perform well commercially, although it recovered its budget. Box Office ...
Plot: money, orphan, martial arts, fight, bandana, school teacher, basketball, cancer, death, friend, husband wife relationship, sport ...
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36%
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Villain (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Raavan story is about a Raavan (Vikram) who is waiting for a chance to take revenge on a police officer Ram (Prithviraj) who was responsible for the death of his sister. At the same time Ram gets married to his love Janaki (Aishwarya Rai).But on the ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: revenge, rebel, good versus evil, myth, abduction, search and rescue, wife husband relationship, adventure, husband wife relationship, kidnapping, tamil, motorcycle ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The War Within: The Wilderness Night (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A man fights through his own psychological and spiritual madness when his guilty past is shadowed by a religious Cult Leader.
Style: exciting, scary, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: paranormal phenomena, faith, demon, sword fight, angel, wilderness, christian, bible, fallen angel, faith based, hell, heaven ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Azumi (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In war-torn Japan, the Tokugawa Shogun, desperate to restore peace to his people, orders the assassination of the hostile warlords. A beautiful young woman is raised from birth with nine other orphans, to become an assassin. Her name is Azumi, the ...
Style: rough, serious, breathtaking, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, martial arts, assassination, good versus evil, vengeance, survival, adventure, deadly, danger, elimination, introspection, visceral ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A teenager finds himself transported to an island where he must help protect a group of orphans with special powers from creatures intent on destroying them.
Style: exciting, dark fantasy, gothic, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: fantasy world, supernatural power, orphan, time travel, imaginary, children, boarding school, beautiful scenery, magic, time loop, adventure, monster ...
Time: year 1943, 1940s, year 2016
Place: england, wales, florida, europe
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30%
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Champion (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A serious accident took place in Bombay, India, which involves Abbas Khan parents, as a result of which they passed away, leaving all the properties and estate for Abbas Khan to inherit. The police feel that his situation is vulnerable, as they ...
Plot: prostitute, bodyguard, air disaster, loss of parent, prank, murder, loss of parents, orphan, vengeance, tough guy, child in peril, death of parent
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.4
 260
Mrugaraju (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Mrugaraju is a 2001 Tollywood film which was written and directed by Gunasekhar based on English film The Ghost and the Darkness. It stars Chiranjeevi, Simran, Sanghavi and Nagendra Babu. Mani Sharma composed music for this film. The film has been ...
Style: remake of american film
Plot: fair, target shooting, lion, forest ranger, flashback, flirting, hunter, engagement, marital separation, ogre
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.3
 89
Rakshasudu (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: What the movie has in store for you, wait and watch this space for more updates.
Plot: escape, orphan, widow, rescue, landlord, childbirth, bribe, theft
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.3
 955
Wings (2016)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When eighteen-year-old Pasha rescues a beautiful young woman from a band of strangely powerful attackers, he discovers an underworld of supernatural beings living among us.
Plot: vampire, vampire vs vampire, good versus evil, showdown, fight, supernatural power, supernatural, mysticism, demon hunter, special agents, supernatural ability, ghost hunter ...
Time: 2010s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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28%
Magic Kingdom - Alamat ng Damortis (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Philippines
Story: Magic Temple will be based on the 1996 Filipino family-fantasy-adventure film of the same name, directed by the acclaimed director Peque Gallaga and released by Star Cinema. It was written by Peque Gallaga, Lore Reyes and Erik Matti. It is notable ...
Plot: teenager, mission, skeleton, master, heroism, good versus evil, teacher student relationship, teacher, magic, courage, supernatural power, super strength
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Avenging Eagle (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Eagle Chief Yoh Xi-hung raises orphans to be his personal killers. One such is Chik Ming-sing who now wants to put his killer life behind him. When the Eagle Clan come after him, a stranger called Cheuk comes to his assistance It turns out that ...
Style: road movie
Plot: redemption, kung fu, martial arts, orphan, good versus evil, friendship, revenge, guilt, betrayal, violence, atrocity
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Inteqam: The Perfect Game (2004)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Assistant Commissioner of Police, Uday Dhirendra Thakur, is a rogue cop, known for his relentlessness in pursuing criminals, and bringing them to justice, failing which, killing them in false encounters. It is this reputation that gets him ...
Plot: investigation, adoption, doll, psychologist, murder, femme fatale, orphan, insanity, writers
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: When the child Arthur’s father is murdered, Vortigern, Arthur’s uncle, seizes the crown. Robbed of his birthright and with no idea who he truly is, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword ...
Style: epic, suspense, psychotronic, stylized, surprise ending ...
Plot: king arthur, knight, warrior, chosen one, camelot, mentor, excalibur, sword, throne, sword and fantasy, king, resistance ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 10
Meridian (2016)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 49 min.
Story: When the storm came out of nowhere, just as described by the witness, he knew this was no ordinary missing person's case.
Plot: girl power, good versus evil, betrayal, super strength, supernatural power, adventure, danger, crazy, death
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27%
Southern Justice (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the sweltering heat of the deep south, Slim Manning, a topless club owner, wants a better life for his teenage daughter, Tracy. There's only one problem. She wants to follow in the footsteps of her mother, Audrey, a topless dancer at ...
Style: suspense, bleak, serious, suspenseful, dark
Plot: heroes, religious cult, cult, occult, good versus evil, murder, christian, police, church, topless, computer, bullet ...
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26%
 5.3
 3K
Valhalla (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Iceland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Viking children Røskva and Tjalfe embark on an adventurous journey from Midgard to Valhalla with the gods Thor and Loki. Life in Valhalla, however, turns out to be threatened by the dreaded Fenrir wolf and the god's barbaric archenemies, ...
Style: captivating, tense, entertaining, disturbing
Plot: norse mythology, giant monster, mythology, goddess, wolf, viking, norse god, good versus evil, destruction, supernatural power, warrior, battles ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 4K
We Go On (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: WE GO ON tells the story of one man's quest to find out if there is more out there after we die. Paralyzed by his fear of dying, Miles Grissom offers a cash reward to the first person who can show him a ghost, an angel, a demon anything that ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, scary, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural power, murder, ghost, pursuit, medium, fear of death, supernatural, chase, life after death
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.3
 25
Jwala (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Jwala is action drama based movie in which, Chiranjeevi played dual roles in this movie as brothers Raju (chiru) and Yuvaraj (chiru) are brothers and sons of SP Chakravarthi. Sarvothama Rao and his son are indulged in smuggling and other illegal ...
Plot: cremation, brother brother relationship, marriage, murder, rain, framed for murder, identical twins, death of wife, escaped convict, death of son, dual role, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Hulchul (1995)
Genre: Action, Romance, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A troubled ACP adopts a young poor child named Deva whose mother and father died. When he grows up, he helps his adopted father as a police officer and ACP to solve various crimes around town to save his job and protect his family. Deva should not ...
Plot: orphan, prison, police, escape, murder, gang, court, revenge, death sentence, family relations, legal, violence ...
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25%
Mission Kashmir (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A police officer adopts the son and sole survivor of a family he has massacred while pursuing a terrorist. After some time the foster son finds out what the stepfather did.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, orphan, militant, vengeance, haunted by the past, family problems, criminal's revenge, family relations, childhood sweetheart, parents and children, death in the family, bollywood ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, asia, kashmir
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.2
 2K
Aalavandhan (2001)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Aalavandhan is a action and thriller movie. Vijay (Kamal Haasan) is the commander of an anti-terrorist squad. He gets engaged to Tejaswini (Raveena Tandon) who is pregnant with their child. Vijay's brother Nandu (also played by Haasan) is ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, suspenseful, exciting, suspense
Plot: psychopath, brother, violence, good versus evil, brutality, murder, mental institution, killer, identical twins, schizophrenia, drug abuse, mental patient ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Other Side (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Samuel North (Nathan Mobley) escapes from Hell to find the person who murdered him, but a team of invincible bounty hunters called REAPERS are sent from the Netherworld to bring him back.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, touching, captivating ...
Plot: bounty hunter, supernatural, murder, investigation, obsessive quest, good versus evil, woman in danger, haunted by the past, crimes, rivalry, danger, chase ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.0
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Akela (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The 7th film of Ramesh Sippy.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: twins, murder, chaos and mayhem, fall in love, vengeance, siblings relations, family relations, tough heroes, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, orphan ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Beowulf & Grendel (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, UK, Iceland, USA, Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The blood-soaked tale of a Norse warrior's battle against the great and murderous troll, Grendel. Heads will roll. Out of allegiance to the King Hrothgar, the much respected Lord of the Danes, Beowulf leads a troop of warriors across the sea to ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, gloomy, rough ...
Plot: norse mythology, mythology, viking, battles, good versus evil, heroes, adventure, sword and sorcery, wizards, legends and myths, danger, sword fight ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.9
 6K
Anjaam (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Vijay Agnihotri is a wealthy, spoilt man who lives with his mother in the city of Mumbai. His mother has allowed him everything and more than that he wants. One day on a mishap Vijay manages to reach up with an air-hostess named Shivani Chopra, he ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: obsessive love, vengeance, obsession, murder, stewardess, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, frame up, danger, crimes, family in danger, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%