Movies like Kites

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Kites (2010)
 6.0
 13K
Kites (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In the harsh terrain of the Mexican desert, a mortally wounded man is left for dead in the heat of the desert sun. This is Jay. Once a street smart, carefree young guy. Now, a wanted man. As death looms, the only thing that keeps him alive is the quest to find the love of his life, Natasha. A woman betrothed to another man, but surely destined for Jay. A woman who comes into his life like a bolt of lightning and changes it forever.
Style: sentimental, twists and turns, semi serious, sexy, tense, captivating, psychological, romantic, exciting, realistic
Plot: desert, tragic event, love triangle, romance, crimes, fall in love, heist, betrayal, society, left to die, culture clash, dancing, runaway, sexual content, interracial romance, dance teacher, love and romance, interracial relations, latinos, dishonesty, love, car chase, suicide, bank, infidelity ...

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Most similar movies to Kites

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and emotional films with plots about love and romance, romance, fall in love, love triangle, crimes, love and betrayal mostly in Romance, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Kites: Barfi! (2012), Awarapan (2007), Say This Is Love (2000), Jodhaa Akbar (2008), Gangster (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
 81K
Barfi! (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: He is cute. He's shrewd. The girls love him. The cops hate him. He can't speak but is always talked about. His naughty antics will make you scream, but he will never listen. Cos he can't! Next summer ride a rollercoaster of emotions ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, inspirational, sweet ...
Audience: date night
Plot: mute or deaf, autism, love and romance, love story, love triangle, love, romance, true love, lovers, wedding, handicapped, loneliness ...
Time: future, 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 7K
Awarapan (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Awarapan is the story of man called Shivam (Emraan Hashmi) who searched for joy but found nothing but pain and loneliness. It is the journey of a godless heartbroken lover who in order to escape from the ghosts of his tragic past dedicates himself ...
Style: romantic, serious, rough, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: redemption, unrequited love, hitman, atheist, tragic love, love, gangsters, love and romance, criminal heroes, unfulfillment, romance, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Say This Is Love (2000)
Genre: Action, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Life is paradise for an upright young man and a sweet-natured girl until fate intervenes. Now they're separated by circumstances beyond their control.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, emotional, romantic
Plot: tropical island, tragic love, betrayal, opposites attract, fall in love, mistaken identity, social differences, dishonesty, society, romance, couples, lookalikes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new zealand, asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 32K
Jodhaa Akbar (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: India
Duration: 213 min.
Story: Jodhaa Akbar is a sixteenth century love story about a marriage of alliance that gave birth to true love between a great Mughal Emperor, Akbar and a Rajput princess, Jodhaa.
Style: epic, serious, captivating, realistic, romantic ...
Plot: true love, royal family, culture clash, love and romance, emperor, ruler, royal court, politics, dishonesty, princess, historical character, initially antagonists ...
Time: 16th century, 50s, future
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.2
 6K
Gangster (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Simran drowns her misery in booze. Her one friend in Seoul, is Aakash, a singer in an Indian restaurant. One night, Simran tells Aakash of her past and the reasons for her loneliness. Originally a bar dancer in Mumbai, Simran is the girlfriend of a ...
Style: serious, touching, captivating, romantic, realistic ...
Plot: gangsters, pregnancy, on the run, dangerous attraction, love affair, romance, crimes, couple relations, haunted by the past, fall in love, family relations, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seoul, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
You Have My Heart (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Inspired by the Telegu (southern Indian) film, "Pelli Chuskundam," the plot follows the life of a rape victim (Aishwarya Rai). Now, a disgrace to her family, she is turned away from her house after the sexual assault. But she finds shelter ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sexy, melancholic ...
Plot: life is a bitch, romance, prostitute, crimes, love and romance, love, adulterer, rape victim, illegitimate child, love triangle, mother son relationship, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 3K
Fida (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Fida tells the story of Jai who one day happen to meet a young and beautiful woman called Neha and he falls in love with her at first sight.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, surprise ending
Plot: bank, fall in love, romance, heist, buddies, redemption, love and romance, crimes, best friends, murder, femme fatale, unrequited love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 4K
Our Secret (2002)
Genre: Action, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A wealthy industrialist and business man named Raj Singhania lives in Bombay, India. He reaches up with a music band in which Karan Malhotra is the leader and Priya is his right-hand and sweetheart. Karan finds that it is not easy to achieve ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, captivating, melancholic ...
Plot: love triangle, music band, romance, nothing goes right, true love, couples, love and romance, womanizer, single parent, murder, fall in love, blackmail ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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5963
sexy movies
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12969
 6.7
 2K
Call (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 176 min.
Story: Major Jaidev Rajvansh (Anil Kapoor) and his fellow officer Hussein (Om Puri) manage to rescue a leading politician as well as capture his kidnapper, Abhrush (Danny Denzongpa). The terrorist has been wanted for years and he is finally captured by the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, romantic ...
Plot: criminal's revenge, love and romance, crimes, rivalry, master villain, vengeance, unfulfilled love, love triangle, frame up, terrorist, friendship, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
 183
Cristo Rey (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Haiti, France, Dominican Republic
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in the Dominican Republic, Leticia Tonos Paniagua’s uniquely Caribbean retelling of Romeo and Juliet chronicles the love between a kind-hearted teenager, ostracized for his mixed Haitian-Dominican descent, and the beautiful sister of a local ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, touching
Plot: gang, family relations, fall in love, love triangle, siblings relations, crimes, society, life is a bitch, romance, love and romance, love, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: caribbean, dominican republic, haiti
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.5
 4K
Kill Dil (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Once upon a time in North India, two killers – Dev (Ranveer Singh) and Tutu (Ali Zafar) - roamed free. Abandoned when young and vulnerable, Bhaiyaji (Govinda) gave them shelter and… nurtured them to kill! All is normal in their lives until ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, friendship between men, fall in love, dishonesty, rebellion, love and romance, romance, power relations, rebelliousness, forbidden love, motorcycle, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Comes a Bright Day (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A romantic thriller set during the armed robbery of one of London’s most exclusive jewellers. Sometimes funny, often dark, always captivating and never what you expect.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, twists and turns, realistic
Plot: wrong place wrong time, crimes, heist, romance, fall in love, love and romance, disorder, woman in danger, forced into action, confined, graphic violence, hostage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.6
 59K
Gunday (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Based in Calcutta during its most unsettled times in the 1970s, the film deals with the inseparable life of Bikram and Bala. The story of 2 boys, boys who became refugees. Refugees who became gun couriers. Gun Couriers who became coal bandits, coal ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: love triangle, gangsters, friendship, train robbery, rivalry, love and romance, crimes, escapades, fall in love, train, two man army, coal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Darr: A Violent Love Story (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 178 min.
Story: A woman is caught between one man's love and another man's obsession. She fears one and fears for the other. One stands for love and the other for life. Who will she choose?
Style: romantic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: stalker, stalking, obsession, love triangle, obsessive love, holi, insanity, psycho, tragic love, mysticism, forbidden love, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: switzerland, india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Straight from the Heart (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance
Country: India, Hungary
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Indian-based traditional family of Pundit Darbar (Vikram Gokhale) gets a visit from Sameer Rafilini (Salman Khan), from Italy, who has come as a pupil to learn music and singing. Darbar and his family accept him. Sameer meets Nandini (Aishwarya ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, touching ...
Plot: dancing, forced marriage, fall in love, forbidden love, tradition, loveless marriage, unrequited love, love triangle, romance, unfulfilled love, love of one's life, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, asia, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Bodyguard (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Bhoominathan aka Bhoomi is introduced to us as a person who gets into many local fights. Worried about his future, his family sends him to Muthuramalingam (Raj Kiran), a much respected personality in his place Semmanur, to put Bhoomi's life on ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Plot: attempted murder, romance, fall in love, love affair, rivalry, crimes, bodyguard, murder, dwarf, diary, one man army, college ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
For the Love of Grace (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: With a great career, close friends, and an upwardly mobile fiancé, ‘How To’ book writer Grace (Chandra West) appears to have the perfect life. Meanwhile, local firefighter Steve (Mark Consuelos), having just been suspended for his reckless, yet ...
Style: emotional, sentimental, psychological, captivating, semi serious ...
Plot: fire, infidelity, romance, couples, daring rescue, love, love triangle, estrangement, society, friendship, loss of wife, dancing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Dangerous Woman (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Martha Horgan is a withdrawn, mentally disabled woman who lives with her aunt, Frances. One of Martha's unusual traits is that she doesn't lie, a quality that leads to her getting fired from a dry-cleaning shop thanks to the actions of the ...
Style: emotional, serious, realistic, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: aunt, crimes, infidelity, murder, love triangle, betrayal, romance, family relations, couple relations, love and romance, dishonesty, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Anna Karenina (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Russia, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Anna (Marceau) is a wife and mother who has an affair with the handsome Count Vronsky (Bean). Based on the novel by Tolstoy.
Style: sexy, romantic, atmospheric, psychological, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: infidelity, beautiful scenery, romance, betrayal, cheating wife, age difference, death, love, imperial russia, russian, runaway, mentor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.9
 56K
Wicker Park (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Matthew, a young advertising executive in Chicago, puts his life and a business trip to China on hold when he thinks he sees Lisa, the love of his life who left him without a word two years earlier, walking out of a restaurant one day.
Style: sexy, romantic, twist ending, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: obsession, love triangle, unrequited love, love at first sight, love story, fall in love, dating, romance, love and romance, love, betrayal, track down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 300
Desire (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1945 Spain a young man with Nazi contacts fell in love with a left wing family woman.
Style: stylized, sentimental, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: nazism, dangerous attraction, love triangle, love affair, society, romance, political unrest, state affairs, love and romance, infidelity, betrayal, dishonesty ...
Time: 1930s
Place: spain, madrid, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 19K
Revenge (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Michael ‘Jay’ Cochran has just left the Navy after 12 years and he's not quite sure what he's going to do, except that he knows he wants a holiday. He decides to visit Tiburon Mendez, a powerful but shady Mexican businessman who he ...
Style: sexy, erotic, suspense, intense, emotional ...
Plot: betrayal, love triangle, dangerous attraction, revenge, couple relations, adultery, vengeance, extramarital affair, friendship, desert, infidelity, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 2K
Ethan Frome (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the novel of the same name by Edith Wharton, it is about a husband and wife (Ethan and Zeena), who need an extra hand around the house due to Zeena's debilitated body and constant illness. The young woman who joins them is a beautiful, ...
Style: emotional, intense, sexy, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, family problems, forbidden love, dull life, family relations, romance, fall in love, destiny, adultery, love, adaptation ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 18th century
Place: usa, massachusetts, england, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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I Am a Red Man (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Indran suffers from narcolepsy, a sleep disorder that makes him fall asleep at the slightest excitement. He meets Meera and they fall in love but one night, they are attacked by unknown persons. Indran panics and goes into sleep, while Meera is ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, exciting, psychological ...
Plot: narcolepsy, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, fall in love, vigilantism, disability, romance, love and romance, murder, rape, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Paruthiveeran (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: A village tough finally succumbs to the unconditional love of his angelic cousin, but his romance faces insurmountable challenges, including family opposition and his own delinquent personality.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: forbidden love, village, parents and children, fall in love, love affair, village life, love and romance, romance, uninhibited rivalry, misfit, vengeance, arranged marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 4K
Raavan (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: This thrilling, allegorical drama follows the intricately interwoven lives of three people, delving into concepts of good and evil, and complex emotions. Ragini re-locates to distant Lal Matti along with her Superintendent of Police husband, Dev ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating ...
Plot: manhunt, love triangle, police, fall in love, crimes, vigilantism, romancing a criminal, haunted by the past, abduction, loss of sister, revenge, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 15K
Ghajini (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: The film's story is around a rich business entrepreneur falling in love with an ad film actress. The entrepreneur and the actress fall in love, though she does not know that he is an entrepreneur. When she successfully saves a bunch of children ...
Style: tense, psychological, realistic, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: murder, memory loss, revenge, tragic event, injustice, haunted by the past, obsessive quest, fall in love, uncover truth, disorder, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 3K
Forever Mine (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A hotel cabana boy falls for the wife of a powerful politico. But when she confesses to the affair, her husband determines to end it forever.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: betrayal, love triangle, haunted by the past, love affair, couple relations, hidden identity, dishonesty, unfulfillment, crimes, lovers reunited, infidelity, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, new york, usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.1
 756
Attraction (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A writer/radio advice show host fails to heed his own advice as he stalks his ex-girlfriend and then becomes involved with an actress friend of hers.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: infidelity, obsession, betrayal, fantasy world, dangerous attraction, love triangle, dishonesty, stalking, lifestyle, mentally unstable, friendship, sexual relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Seducing Maarya (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, India
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Vijay Chatterjee is a lonely widower and a successful restaurateur in Montreal. His thoroughly Westernized son Ashish works at his father's eatery but is more interested in the rock band that he started with his friend Michael. One day, Vijay ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, touching, captivating
Plot: love triangle, social differences, interracial relations, opposites attract, society, family relations, couples, couple relations, haunted by the past, fall in love, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%