Movies like Jwala

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Jwala (1985)
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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 activities.During an attempt to catch their sumggled goods, one of their main henchmen is shot dead by Chakravarthi. Sarvottama rao plans to take revenge on chakravarti by trapping his son. Yuvaraj is already in love with with Bhanupriya. Meanwhile, Raju saves an innocent girl Janaki (radhika), from the clutches of those smugglers and marries her.Sarvothama Rao kills Basawaraj and traps Raju into this murder. Raju, unable to prove his innocence, is sentenced to death. Chakravarthi tries to prove his son
Plot: marriage, rain, murder, death of son, cremation, brother brother relationship, death of wife, identical twins, escaped convict, dual role, framed for murder, mother son relationship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspense, touching and captivating films with plots about murder, flashback, revenge, brother brother relationship, police officer, rain and beating mostly in Drama, Action and Comedy genres. Some movies like Jwala: Pedarayudu (1995), Pratibandh (1990), Bhai (1997), Gharana Mogudu (1992), Indra: The Tiger (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Pedarayudu (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
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Plot: verdict, fistfight, pain, death, justice, rapist, spear, death of brother, beating, pregnancy, childbirth, stabbed in the back ...
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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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 5.1
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Bhai (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Bhai is a 1997 Bollywood Action film directed by Deepak Shivdasani, while written by Kader Khan. The film starred Sunil Shetty, Pooja Batra, Sonali Bendre and Ashish Vidyarthi in lead roles. A remake of the Telugu movie Anna starring Rajasekhar, ...
Plot: jungle, fight, brother brother relationship, village, lawyer, baby, loss of brother, crime boss, waterfall, marriage, murder, corrupt politician
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Gharana Mogudu (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Gharana Mogudu is a remake of tamil movie Mannan and it is a drama based movie in which, Raju (Chiranjeevi) is a do-gooder who helps his fellow co-workers while working in Visakhapatnam shipyard, but when his mother suffers a paralytic stroke, he ...
Plot: insult, battle of the sexes, rain, fire, marriage proposal, industrialist, arrogance, rescue, love triangle, marriage, secretary, mother son relationship
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Indra: The Tiger (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: Indra opens in a village in Andhra Pradesh showing the rivalry between two families. A police officer wishing to end this hostility comes up with the proposal of marriage between the two families which ultimately is used by Shivraj as a trap to ...
Plot: hindu, milk, rescue, loss of son, child in peril, stabbed in the stomach, child murder, hospital, temple, tape recorder, death of son, exploding car ...
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73%
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Chatrapathi (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Sivaji is a young kid from Sri Lanka who's family consisting of a mother and brother Ashok is uprooted from their community in Sri Lanka ends up in Vizag, Andhra Pradesh. There they are unjustly forced into work by a local mob boss named Baji ...
Plot: leader, violence, benefactor, refugee, orphan, house warming, envy, blood, labor, separation, jealousy, brother brother relationship ...
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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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70%
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Andarivaadu (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Govinda Rajulu is a mesthri (construction worker) who drinks a lot and lives a care-free life. His son Siddartha, on the other hand, is a popular TV show host and is a more disciplined man — the opposite of his dad. The son gets his father married ...
Plot: liquor, dual role, marriage, high society, contractor, engagement, separation, drunkenness, lower class, flashback, motorcycle, news reporter ...
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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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63%
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 2K
Tagore (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Tagore (Chiranjeevi) creates his own vigilante military network called the Anti-Corruption Force (ACF) that eliminates the most corrupt individuals, from all walks of life, in a systematic manner. As pressure builds on Police and Government to track ...
Plot: stabbed to death, death, death of friend, protest, ocean, kidnapping, tragic event, bribery, prison, murder, corruption, flashback ...
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Big Boss (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Big Boss is a action oreinted movie in which, Surendra (Chiranjeevi) landing in a town for a job. He witnesses rivalry between two mafia gangs at that place. After a fight with a street goon, he is recognized by one gang and encouraged to become a ...
Plot: blindfold, self sacrifice, violence, patricide, martial arts, man and woman in bed, gangster, person on fire, wheelchair, flirting, vengeance, fire ...
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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 ⇓
60%
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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 4.2
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Dictator (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Chandu lives a normal life with his in laws in Hyderabad. One fine day, he comes across an aspiring actress and helps her in a critical situation. The problems gets big and Chandu lands himself in a huge mess. He also takes the blame for a crime ...
Plot: kidnapping, murder, false identity, marriage, attempted murder, supermarket, loss of wife, corrupt cop, theft, confrontation, showdown
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Jai Kishen (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
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 ...
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55%
Khatron Ke Khiladi (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Honest truck driver Balwant watch helplessly as the owners of the trucking company he works for mauled his brother, Jaswant to death. When he lodges a complaint with the police the inspector instead arrest him for this crime; the trucking company ...
Plot: wrongful imprisonment, twins, stabbed to death, prison, brother brother relationship, injury, murder, truck driver, presumed dead, death of brother, vigilante, murder of brother ...
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Dharmathin Thalaivan (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Dharmathin Thalaivan is a 1988 Tamil-language Indian feature film directed by SP. Muthuraman, starring Rajnikanth, Prabhu Ganesan, Charlie, Nassar, Captain Raju, Kushboo, Suhasini and Vijayachanddrika. The film is the remake of Amitabh ...
Plot: student, love, brother brother relationship, blood, loss of brother, tragic event, professor, criminal, kidnapping, family relations, injury, doppelganger ...
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Kalyanam (Kamal Haasan) is the naive and infantile son of a rich estate owner Chinnadurai ( V S Raghavan) and he is in love with Shenbagam (Sridevi), an ordinary estate worker. The estate manager (Major Sundarrajan) and his cohorts covertly plot to ...
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Nandha (Tamil: நந்தா) is a 2001 Indian Tamil drama film written and directed by Bala, starring Suriya and Laila in the leading roles, while Rajkiran, Saravanan and Rajshree play other supporting roles. The film also marked the debut of ...
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
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43%
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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
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43%
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Narasimham (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Poovalli Induchoodan (Mohanlal) is sentenced for six years prison life for murdering his classmate. Induchoodan, the only son of Justice Maranchery Karunakara Menon (Thilakan) was framed in the case by Manapally Madhavan Nambiar (Narayanan Nair) and ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious, touching
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Chennakesava Reddy (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Chennakesva Reddy (Telugu: చెన్నకేశవ రెడ్డి) is a 2002 Tollywood Faction Film, directed by V.V. Vinayak, released on 25 September 2002. The movie stars Nandamuri Balakrishna in double role father-son characther, while ...
Plot: flashback, college campus, death, blood splatter, massacre, motorcycle, statue, frame up, mini skirt, murder of family, blood, revenge ...
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42%
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Karishma Kudrat Kaa (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Widower Vijay lives in a village with his family. He unwittingly makes an enemy in Lala and a bandit, Bhagad, who conspire and throw him out of the village. But Vijay soon returns as a changed man.
Plot: bandit, fistfight, manhunt, brother sister relationship, hand to hand combat, wedding, rape, voyeur, impersonation, beating, lust, murder ...
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41%
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Padikkadavan (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
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Plot: court, murder, marriage, trial, taxi driver, framed for murder, lawyer, taxi, mistreatment, judge, half brother half brother relationship, long lost brother ...
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Janam Kundli (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Film about a wealthy, religious man and his daughter who was talked into marrying another wealthy man.
Plot: undressing, empty gun, astrologer, machine gun, flashback, accidental shooting, wet clothes, lust, imprisonment, wedding, premarital sex, rain ...
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Chrome Soldiers (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Five ex-soldiers go to a small town in Oregon to help a friend investigate the murder of his brother.
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38%
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Allah-Rakha (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Karim Khan is employed as driver for a gangster named Don, who has an accident with his car, and asks Karim to take the blame for it for a hefty sum of cash, which Karim does so, and is imprisoned. But Don does not fulfill his promise, and as a ...
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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 ...
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37%
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Zaalim (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Judge Somnath lives with his wife, three sons, and a daughter. Two of his sons, Vikram and Mohan are married, while his daughter, Kaamna, and youngest son, Ravi, are of marriageable age. Somnath had wanted his sons to be a doctor, police officer, ...
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