23 Best Movies Like Gangs Of Wasseypur ...

23 Best Movies Like Gangs Of Wasseypur ...

If you liked this film , you will for sure love these too! In this list we highlight some of the best films that share a very similar premise to '', and are worth checking out.

1. A Bittersweet Life (2005)

2h Action Drama Crime

Kim Sun-woo is an enforcer and manager for a hotel owned by a cold, calculative crime boss, Kang who assigns Sun-Woo to a simple errand while he is away on a business trip; to shadow his young mistress, Heesoo, for fear that she may be cheating on him with a younger man with the mandate that he must kill them both if he discovers their affair.

2. The Man from Nowhere (2010)

1h 59m Action Thriller Crime

His only friend called him 'the man from nowhere'... Taesik, a former special agent becomes a loner after losing his wife in a miserable accident and lives a bitter life running a pawnshop. He only has a few customers and a friend named Somi, a little girl next door. As Taesik spends more and more time with Somi, he gets attached to her. Then Somi is kidnapped by a gang, and as Taesik tries to save Somi by becoming deeply associated with the gang his mysterious past is revealed...

3. New World (2013)

4. 22 Bullets (2010)

1h 57m Drama Crime Thriller

Charly Matteï has turned his back on his life as an outlaw. For the last three years, he's led a peaceful life devoting himself to his wife and two children. Then, one winter morning, he's left for dead in the parking garage in Marseille's Old Port, with 22 bullets in his body. Against all the odds, he doesn't die...

5. Agneepath (2012)

2h 54m Action Crime Drama

A young boy's father gets killed unexpectedly by a fierce crowd. After fifteen years, the boy comes back to seek his vengeance.

6. 36th Precinct (2004)

1h 51m Crime Drama Thriller

The film takes place in Paris, where two cops are competing for the vacant seat of chief of police while in the middle of a search for a gang of violent thieves. The movie is directed by Olivier Marchal, a former police officer who spent 12 years with the French police before creating this story, which is taken in part from real facts that happened during the 1980s in France.

7. Ultimate Heist (2009)

1h 34m Action Adventure Thriller

The Malakian clan, a family of ruthless gangsters, controls the underworld of Southern France. At its head, the violent godfather Milo Malakian rules his world with an iron fist. His son and heir, Anton, dreams of breaking free and making his own choices. But the gang's inner circle is engraved in blood. To escape, not only does Anton have to counter his own destiny, but also the man who has sworn to bring his father down.

8. Sarkar Raj (2008)

2h 5m Action Adventure Crime Drama

When Anita Raja, CEO of Sheppard power plant, brings a power plant proposal to set up in rural Mahrashtra before the Nagres, insightful Shankar is quick to realise the benefits the power plant can bring to the people.

9. Ek Villain (2014)

2h 9m Action Thriller

When his lover becomes the latest victim of a serial killer, Guru blurs the line between good and evil in his pursuit of revenge.

10. The Yakuza (1974)

1h 52m Action Crime Drama Mystery Thriller

Harry Kilmer returns to Japan after several years in order to rescue his friend George's kidnapped daughter - and ends up on the wrong side of the Yakuza, the notorious Japanese mafia...

11. Shiner (2000)

1h 39m Drama Action Crime

The past catches up with a ruthlessly ambitious boxing promoter.

12. Panjaa (2011)

2h 36m Action

Set in Kolkata, the story revolves around Jai, an orphan nurtured into an accomplished hit man by Bhagawan, a ruthless gangster. Due to this, Jai is loyal to him and keeps protecting him all possible dangers, most of which seem to be coming from Bhagawan's rival, Kulkarni. Jai's life starts to change when Munna, Bhagawan's son returns to India and his obsession with Jahnavi makes him commit a number of atrocities. Jai has promised Bhagawan to be the shadow of Munna and protect him. However, Munna's more atrocities end up ruining some lives, causing Jai to do something that endangers his own life from both the sides.

13. The Crew (2008)

1h 57m Drama Action Thriller Crime

Hoping to raise enough capital to finance a legitimate business and leave behind his life of crime, Liverpool underworld boss Ged Brennan sends his brother Ratter and a crew to pull a daring final heist. But when Ratter kills a drug kingpin during the job, Brennan must turn to rival crook Franner to avert an all-out gangland war.

14. Butterfly (2014)

15. Infernal Affairs 2 (2003)

1h 59m Drama Action Thriller Crime

In this prequel to Mou gaan dou (2002), Chan Wing Yan has just become an undercover cop in the triads while Lau Kin Ming joins the police force. Both the triads and the police find an enemy in a rival crime boss.

16. A Better Tomorrow (2010)

2h 4m Drama Action Thriller

A Korean remake of the John Woo Classic. One brother is a criminal. One brother is a cop. Both will fight to the death.

17. Election 2 (2006)

1h 32m Drama Crime

As election time nears, current Triad chairman Lok faces competition from his godsons. At the same time, Jimmy looks to increase his business relations with mainland China.

18. Wanted (2009)

1h Crime Mystery

Based on the Ann Rule novel, about a woman who for decades killed family members who dared to cross her.

19. Footpath (2003)

2h 43m Drama Action Crime

Two friends of a man help him avenge his father's death. Years later, he reunites with his friends who have now become criminals. What they don't know, is that he is now an undercover cop.

20. Bullett Raja (2013)

2h 18m Action Crime Drama

A common man who transforms into a gangster revolts against the very system he once obediently followed by declaring war on the police, the government, and the industrialists.

21. Gangster No. 1 (2000)

1h 43m Action Drama Thriller

An old gangster is advised that Freddie Mays would leave jail after thirty years in prison. His mood changes and he recalls when he was a young punk and who joined Freddie's gang—a man he both envied and ultimately betrayed.

22. The Last Tycoon (2012)

1h 58m Drama History

Cheng, a young man who is set up by the chief of police, must leave the life he knows and Qiu, the woman he loves, to start again. After escaping prison Cheng quickly and violently moves his way up the ladder of Shanghais criminal underworld to become on the most powerful mob bosses in Shanghais history. But fame and notoriety take their toll when Cheng finds himself stuck between the looming Japanese army and the scheming local secret service. Matters are only made worse when he bumps into the love of his life QIU, along with her writer husband. Will love re-kindle in the dusk of an era?

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