Movies like The Brotherhood of Justice

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The Brotherhood of Justice
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of high school students, led by a rich boy Derek, is sick of school violence and decides to become underground vigilantes named "Brotherhood of Justice". It starts with the idea "watching people", but things quickly get out of control. "Brotherhood of Justice" turns out another gang of violence. Derek wants to stop it but it is too late, so he takes responsibility for it and gives himself to the law.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: high school, gang, vengeance, school, teenage life, crimes, youth, drug dealing, vigilante, violence, student, vigilantism, rivalry, rivals, moral dilemma, saving a life, attempted murder, teen angst, car bomb, lynch mob, drug dealer, love interest, gang leader, teenager, love triangle ...
Time: 80s
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Class of 1984
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The Pigeon
Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
India
154 min.
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Most similar movies to The Brotherhood of Justice

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, vengeance, violence, rivalry, murder, gang and youth mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Brotherhood of Justice: 3:15 (1986), The Principal (1987), Class of 1984 (1982), Dangerously Close (1986), Young Warriors (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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3:15
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Violent crime is routine. Organized drug trade runs rampant in the face of powerless authority. And a vicious street gang holds dominion with a savage reign of terror. Welcome to Lincoln High! Here the cobras rule the school and everyone in it. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gang, college, gory, criminal's revenge, high school, crime, juvenile delinquency, school, college life, crimes, rivalry, violence ...
Time: 80s
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The Principal
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Burglary. Drugs. Assault. Rape. The students at Brandel High are more than new Principal Rick Latimer bargained for. Gangs fight to control the school using knives - even guns - when they have to. When Latimer and the head of security try to clean ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, harsh ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: high school, teacher, violence, crime, chase, vigilantism, school, motorcycle, vigilante, brutality, teachers and students, college ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, oakland california
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System:   86%
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Class of 1984
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Andy is a new teacher at a inner city high school that is like nothing he has ever seen before. There is metal detectors at the front door and everything is basically run by a tough kid named Peter Stegman. Soon, Andy and Stegman become enemies and ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, serious, harsh, realistic ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: high school, vigilante, punk, school, teacher, vengeance, gang, violence, rape, revenge, college, gangs ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   88%
 
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Dangerously Close
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rebel without a cause or a clue at an elite but uptight college discovers some of his classmates have formed an even more elite clique more or less hell-bent on ridding the school, and quite possibly American society, of what they deem to be its ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, rough ...
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Young Warriors
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After a young woman is gang raped and murdered in a California college town, her brother takes up arms by night with a gang of like-minded vigilantes from his fraternity, brutally punishing any miscreants they catch in a criminal act.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
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Crack House
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rick and Melissa are a pair of young lovers hoping to get out of the slums for good and escape the poverty and crime their families and friends have gotten involved in. All this comes to an end when Rick feels he must rejoin his old gang to avenge ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   55%
 
Band of the Hand
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An Indian Vietnam veteran trains five street punks in the Everglades to fight vice in Miami.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: gang, wilderness, survival, gangsters, mentor, crime, juvenile delinquency, redemption, drug dealing, camp, rehabilitation, gangs ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, miami, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   66%
 
Only the Strong
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Former Green Beret Louis Stevens returns to his hometown of Miami after completing military service in Brazil, only to learn that his old high school has become a haven for gangs and drug dealers. After Stevens uses his capoeira skills to kick ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 90s
Place: florida, miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   59%
 
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Toy Soldiers
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After federal agents arrest a drug czar and put him on trial, the cartel leader's vicious son storms a prep school and takes its students hostage. They rebel against the armed intruders and try to take back their academy by any means necessary.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: boarding school, adventure, friendship, high school, father son relationship, hostage, violence, hostages, mafia, young heroes, mentor, terrorist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey, usa, florida, virginia
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System:   49%
    User:   53%
 
Detention: The Siege at Johnson High
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former high school student, Jason Copeland, returns to his school to take his revenge on the teachers for failing him out of school.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: high school, hardcase students, police station, hostages, school, juvenile delinquency, vengeance, violence spree, teachers and students, haunted by the past, high school life, psychopath ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   40%
 
Kinjite: Forbidden Subjects
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Tokyo businessman (Hiroshi Hada), transferred to L.A, molests a teenage girl on a train. It turns out that the girl is the daughter of a vice cop. But in one of those plot twists that can only occur in the movies, the cop is assigned to find the ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
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    User:   54%
 
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Massacre at Central High
Genre: Drama, Thriller
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Story: The new guy (James Spader) in a Los Angeles high school does some singing and fights a hotshot (Paul Mones) over a disco dancer (Kim Richards).
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, dance, gang, violence, teenage life, crimes, punk, love and romance, revenge, camp, youth, gangs ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   48%
 
Fudoh: The New Generation
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In order to settle a business dispute, a mob leader murders one of his own teenage sons. The surviving son vows to avenge his brother's death, and organizes his own gang of teenage killers to destroy his father's organization.
Style: dark humor, rough, serious, surreal, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   50%
 
Savage Streets
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A teenage vigilante seeks revenge on a group of violent thugs who raped her handicapped sister and murdered her best friend.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: punk, criminal's revenge, gory, gang, juvenile delinquency, mute or deaf, crime, track down, vigilantism, vengeance, rape, fire ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
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Boy Wonder
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young Brooklyn boy witnesses the brutal murder of his mother and grows up obsessed with finding her killer. Thus begins his life as a quiet, straight-A student by day and a self-appointed hero at night. But what is a real hero? And who decides ...
Style: gloomy, serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, crime, vigilantism, haunted by the past, crimes, youth, pimp, hidden identity, lone wolves, unlikely criminals, obsession, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   42%
 
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The Substitute 2: School's Out
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When teacher Randall Thomasson is killed during a carjacking, an unexpected visitor shows up at his funeral - his estranged brother, Karl Thomasson (Treat Williams). An ex-Green Beret turned mercenary. Karl signs on as a new substitute teacher in ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, high school, crime, vengeance, teachers and students, urban ghetto, tough heroes, crimes, rivalry, amateur detective, hardcase students, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, vietnam
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System:   39%
    User:   39%
 
Walking Tall: Lone Justice
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Dallas, witnesses against a drug-lord are murdered in a safe-house.The testimony of FBI agents becomes the only chance to keep him in prison. They are lodged in another safe-house, but the place is invaded and the agents are executed. However, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, criminal's revenge, gang, master criminal, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, fighting crime, vengeance, vigilantism, police investigation, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, dallas texas
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System:   39%
    User:   45%
 
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Cop's Honour
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Cop's Honor (Parole de Flic) is a 1985 French crime movie directed by José Pinheiro and starring Alain Delon as retired police officer Daniel Pratt. His teenager daughter was killed by a gang of mysterious hooded killers so Pratt began his own ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, vigilantism, violence spree, village, tough heroes, crimes, deadly, murder, law enforcement, police corruption, rivalry, one man army ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: africa, europe, france, congo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   44%
 
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Bullies
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the peaceful Morris family move to a small town and buy the town grocery store, they run afoul of the Cullen family. The Cullen's have been bullying the town's folk for years, and now they are harassing the Morris family every chance ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, murder, vengeance, in the woods, crimes, wilderness, deadly, crime, rivalry, farm, forest, torture ...
Time: 80s
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System:   35%
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Juice
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Four Harlem friends -- Bishop, Q, Steel and Raheem -- dabble in petty crime, but they decide to go big by knocking off a convenience store. Bishop, the magnetic leader of the group, has the gun. But Q has different aspirations. He wants to be a DJ ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, crime, friendship, violence, coming of age, murder, crime gone awry, gang, high school, strong sexual content, robbery, brutality ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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System:   34%
    User:   28%
 
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Exterminator 2
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The flamethrower-wielding vigilante John Eastland returns to rid New York of a drug lord and his gang.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, psychotronic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, vengeance, urban, crime, crimes, deadly, rivalry, buddies, vigilantism, murder, flamethrower, vigilante ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   32%
 
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Hell High
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A teacher with a paranormal gift and a dark past, is forced to her limits when she becomes the target of a gang of teenagers. After spying on the vulnerable woman as she showers, they break into her home, humiliate and assault her. Something inside ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, high school, gory, school, high school life, murder, teenage life, coming of age, crimes, deadly, prank, youth ...
Time: 80s
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System:   32%
    User:   34%
 
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Defiance
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tommy takes up temporary housing in a New York neighborhood plagued by a violent gang called the Souls. Tommy is waiting for his next assignment as a seaman and though he tries to avoid the gang and his neighbors, it does not work. Soon he is ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, crimes, rivalry, crime, vengeance, vigilantism, gambling, vigilante, against the odds, fight, street, sailor ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
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System:   31%
    User:   34%
 
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Vendetta
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A sexy stuntwoman gets herself thrown into prison to avenge the death of her sister.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: prison, strong sexual content, small town, vengeance, prison life, confined, crimes, deadly, women in prison, rivalry, life is a bitch, gang ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   28%
 
L.A. Streetfighters
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Tony is the new kid at school. He befriend gang leader Young, whose top rival is Chan. Tony is also dating Chan's sister, Lily. When Young and Tony are hired as personal security, they head to a private party run by a drug dealer. When Young ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, school, crimes, rivalry, gang, gangsters, drug dealing, hitman, teenage life, criminal heroes, against the odds, bare breasts ...
Time: 80s
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System:   30%
    User:   36%
 

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The Don Is Dead
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After his mistress is murdered a Mafia leader goes after the killer with a bloody vengeance. Soon after the hunt begins, a gang war ensues.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
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Time: 70s
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System:   30%
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Road House 2: Last Call
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Shane Tanner, the son of a legendary cooler named Dalton, learns that his uncle Nate got beat up by a group of men because he doesn't want to sell his bar, The Black Pelican, to a bunch of drug dealers. To help out his uncle, Shane teams up ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
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