Movies like Anjaneya

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Anjaneya (2003)
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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 gang up against him. In this process a thrilling encounter takes place between the good and the evil. Paramaguru is helped in his fight against injustice by Divya (Meera Jasmine) who falls in love with him.
Style: suspense
Plot: police, heroes, tough guy, politician, corruption, rain, tough cop, murder, monologue, funeral, beating, arrest, police officer, government official, fake blood

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspense, suspenseful and tense films with plots about murder, police officer, police, corruption, fight, arrest and politician mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Anjaneya: Rowdy Inspector (1992), Vinashak (1998), Shiva (1989), Thandavam (2002), Temper (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Rowdy Inspector (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Rowdy Inspector....
Plot: police corruption, crime boss, murder, arrest, lecturer, police officer, false accusation, perjury, abduction, police inspector, tough cop, framed for murder ...
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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 ...
Plot: one man army, corrupt politician, revenge, nurse, loss of sister, prison warden, loss of father, maverick cop, vendetta, airport, tough cop, hospital ...
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Shiva (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Shiva is a new student in the community college. He is welcomed by a group of collegians, including the lovely Asha, to whom Shiva is instantly attracted. Shiva notices that there is violence within the college, perpetrated by people who are not ...
Plot: college student, social injustice, election, insult, cigarette smoking, classroom, politician, murder, crime boss, organized crime, rivalry, professor ...
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Thandavam (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Story: Thandavam movie tells about the love and bond between the brothers Kashi Nathan (Mohanlal) and SwamiNathan(Nedumudi Venu) and it takes a turn when Saminathan is killed in an accident.Kashinathan realises Dasappa Kaundar(Manoj K Jayan) and minister ...
Style: exciting, suspense, serious, tense
Plot: revenge, blackmail, death of brother, murder, politician, heroes, brother brother relationship, crooked politician, fight, corrupt politician, village, anti capitalism ...
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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 ⇓
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The Yakuza Papers, Vol. 4: Police Tactics (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: As Japan gears up for the 1964 Olympic games, the cops start to crack down under pressure from the public and the press, adding a new dimension in the war for power among the yakuza families of Hiroshima. Akira Kobayashi's Takeda tries to keep ...
Plot: gang war, yakuza, police, murder, mob boss, mafia, violence, arrest, shot to death
Place: hiroshima japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sarrainodu (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Only one man can stop a villain who, backed by his father, brutally murders anyone who gets in the way of his unscrupulous real estate deals.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, serious
Plot: corrupt politician, ex soldier, heroes, tough guy, murder, love triangle, politician, conspiracy, woman in danger, villain, courage, violence ...
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Kireedam (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: A sincere man wishes to fulfill his father's dream that he follows in his footsteps and becomes a police officer. However, when his father is punished for his honesty and transferred to an area that is ruled with an iron fist by a heartless ...
Plot: police, injustice, father son conflict, father son relationship, frame up, thief, fight, brawl, protection money, police officer, swashbuckler
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bhrashtachar (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: A 1989 Hindi film.
Plot: blind woman, reporter, politician, political leader, rape, lust, blind girl, corruption, frame up, political corruption, murder, injustice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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
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56%
 6.8
 41K
Raees (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Set in the early ’80s and ’90s in Gujarat, India, ‘Raees’ is a fictitious story of a crime lord named Raees, who builds an entire empire from scratch, and a police officer who is determined to bring him down.
Plot: bootlegging, organized crime, police officer, corruption, prohibition, smuggling, smuggler, man wearing glasses, police arrest, boat, anti heroes, arrest ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.0
 45
Narx (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on a shocking true story. An undercover cop puts his life on the line to fight corruption in his department, while trying to take down the biggest Drug Kingpin of New York City. No one can be trusted as the body count rises.
Plot: drug dealer, undercover cop, police, murder, corruption
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.2
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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. ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 8.8
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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 ...
Plot: murder, fight, dream, parent child relationship, police, dark hero, police inspector, breakup, father son conflict, brawl, thief, swashbuckler ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
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Amarkalam (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Vasu is a tough street crook who lives at a movie theater. One day while transporting the reels of a new film, he clashes with a music student Mohana. Mohana is the daughter of the Police Commissioner, who Tulsidas an ex-gang leader released from ...
Plot: ex convict, flashback, traumatic childhood, anti heroes, swashbuckler, affection, kidnapping, paternity revealed, police officer, anti hero, love, film reel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.9
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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 ⇓
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The King (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Born in a poor family, Tae-su learns that the power is the most important thing in life and decides to become a prosecutor, the biggest symbol of power in the 90’s. After entering the most prestigious law school, experiencing democratic resistance ...
Plot: prosecutor, politics, corruption, lawyer, election, politician, bribery, gangsters, friendship, fight, murder, drinking ...
Place: busan, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Lo negro del Negro (1987)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico
Story: Based on the book by the same name, the film follows the exploits of Arturo "El Negro" Durazo, who was the head of the police department in Mexico City, we witness his crimes and his eccentric life, that will inevitably lead to his fall.
Style: based on true events
Plot: corruption, real life, police department, torture, murder, assassination, police brutality, greed, arrest, undercover cop, revenge
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Place: mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
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Style: suspense, captivating, contemplative, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.4
 2K
Indian (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 178 min.
Story: DCP Raksekhar Azad (Raj) is an invincible cop with a great aim. He arrests a terrorist by the name of Khan. But Khan lands in a prison cell that looks cushier than the Buckingham Palace. However, this gets Raj promoted, and he is congratulated by ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, vigilantism, frame up, danger, confined, dishonesty, deadly, partners against crime, tough heroes, bollywood, political corruption, idealism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 ⇓
41%
 6.0
 128
Pratibandh (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Film starring Chiranjeevi, Juhi Chawla and Rami Reddy
Plot: bribe, anger, politics, witness protection, journalist, love, attempted murder, loss of wife, cigarette lighter, police officer, crime boss, marriage ...
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Police Inspector Paul Fein (Bronson) copes with family troubles while also dealing with the possibility of advancement to police chief. Meanwhile, his son (Joe Penny)) is investigating the murder of a banker.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, car chase, chase, injury, police, corruption, police officer, gunfight, mafia, urban setting, hitman, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Assembly Rowdy (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Story: Film starring Annapoorna, Mohan Babu and Divya Bharti
Plot: bus, father son relationship, fired from the job, imprisonment, wrongful imprisonment, sitting in a tree, bathing, loss of parents, swashbuckler, heroes, bullying, hotel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Yakuza Papers, Vol. 5: Final Episode (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Battles Without Honor and Humanity: Final Episode is part five and the final installation of a series of yakuza films directed by Kinji Fukasaku. In the wake of a big police crackdown, Akira Kobayashi's icily sun- glassed Takeda attempts to ...
Plot: yakuza, prison, mob boss, mob hit, mafia, murder, arrest, corruption, gang war, gunfight, liver, political party
Place: japan, hiroshima japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Human Hyena (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The dead body of a young man who was kidnapped is found, the police looks for the kidnappers as a web of corruption its uncovered in the police department.
Plot: police, murder, corruption, kidnapping, corrupt, crime, crimes
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 269
Lakshyam (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: The film starts with a flashback. ACP Bose (Jagapati Babu) is a sincere police officer happily married and lives with his parents and younger brother Chandu (Gopichand). Chandu is a college student and he falls in love with his classmate Indu ...
Plot: woman in bathtub, politician, bathing, tough guy, murder, fight, train compartment, criminal, motorcycle, bathtub, family relations, police officer
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Dum Maaro Dum (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: ACP Vishnu is sent on a mission to investigate and clean the underbelly of Goa. During his investigation, he uncovers a huge racket and discovers the involvement of various politicians.
Style: tense, exciting, twists and turns, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, drug bust, gangsters, murder, love, drug lord, corruption, police, rave party, crime, group of strangers, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, goa india
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 ⇓
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