Movies like The Clown: Payday

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The Clown: Payday (2005)
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The Clown: Payday (2005)
Original name: Der Clown - Tag der Vergeltung
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Former secret government agent Max Hecker (Sven Martinek) disguises himself with a clown mask in order to fight international crime. He hangs up his mask when one of his supporters, journalist Claudia (Diana Frank), is murdered. Four years later, he must put it back on as Claudia's sister Leah (Eva Habermann) is kidnapped by the same people that killed Claudia.
Plot: clown, revenge, helicopter, loss of son

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Most similar movies to The Clown: Payday

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspense, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about revenge, murder, crimes, gangsters, violence, police and vengeance mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Clown: Payday: Emergency Squad (1974), Clean (2021), Rollin' with the Nines (2006), Mark of the Tortoise (1964), Eye for an Eye (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Emergency Squad (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A ruthless Interpol agent goes after the man who killed his wife in Stelvio Massi's crime thriller. A gutsy robber named Marseilles pulls off a tricky heist, but he's no match for agent Ravelli, a maverick who can't control his ...
Plot: revenge, car accident, gangsters, car chase, police, agent, tragic event, grudge, bank robber, helicopter, police officer, police shootout ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 247 min.
Story: Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair is a complete edit of the two-part martial arts action films Kill Bill: Vol. 1 and Kill Bill: Vol. 2. The film was originally scheduled to be released as one part. However, due to the film's over 4 hour ...
Style: brutal, bloody, exciting, twists and turns, scary ...
Plot: revenge, sword, wedding, violence, girl fight, brutality, crimes, justice, death, murder, fight scenes, kung fu ...
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Clean (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Tormented by a past life, garbage man Clean attempts a life of quiet redemption. But when his good intentions mark him a target of a local crime boss, Clean is forced to reconcile with the violence of his past
Plot: revenge, drug use, pawnshop, haunted by the past, christmas, murder, melancholy, violence, car theft, garbage truck
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82%
Rollin' with the Nines (2006)
Genre: Crime, Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Too Fine and his friends Finny, Pushy and Rage hope to set up a successful urban underground garage...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: revenge, drug dealer, rapper, drug abuse, drug crime, rap, rape, rape and revenge, corrupt, racist comment
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mark of the Tortoise (1964)
Genre: Crime, Action, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: English millionaire Sir Cyrus Bradley is being blackmailed by “The Tortoise” Crime Syndicate. He is to pay £ 100,000.00 Pounds to stay alive and not be murdered. After his refusal to pay the money, he is quickly killed. Cyrus‘ nephew, Don ...
Plot: ransom, inheritance, revenge, murder, turtle, man in a wheelchair, blackmail, criminal gang, female criminal, knife thrower
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Eye for an Eye (1971)
Genre: Western, Thriller, Action, Crime
Country: Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A vengeful widow hires a professional killer to train her son so that he can hunt down and kill the men who murdered her husband. The quest for revenge soon becomes an obsession.
Plot: revenge, murder of husband, murder of father, revenge plot, rodeo, brother sister relationship, mother son relationship, shot to death, shot in the back
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Blood on the Badge (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A cop goes to a small Texas town to find out who murdered his former partner there.
Plot: revenge, terrorism, police, violence, police shootout, murder mystery, coma, terrorist, gunfight, street shootout
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Overkill (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A Tokyo cop is sent to Los Angeles to help an LAPD detective break up a yakuza ring operating in the city.
Plot: yakuza, police detective, revenge, undercover cop, bandit, murder, extortion, lapd, group of criminals
Place: los angeles, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Red Chillies (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Story: Mohanlal plays the role of OMR, an affluent NRI who does oil business in Singapore. The movie begins on a new year before when the "Red Chilles", an all-girls music band with nine members, are involved in an accident. The girls flee from ...
Plot: murder, corporation, revenge, police, scientist, communist, son, car accident, massacre, music band, courtroom, radio station ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Betrayals & Bullets: The Dame (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 51 min.
Story: After the murder of his girlfriend, a gang enforcer sets out to find out who perpetrated the killing.
Style: neo noir
Plot: murder, respect, betrayal, revenge, firearm
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.7
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Big B (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Big B is a 2007 Malayalam action-thriller film co-written and directed by Amal Neerad, starring Mammootty in the title role.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, exciting
Plot: murder, revenge, adoptive mother, social worker, corrupt politician, gang war, investigation, gangsters, crimes, brother brother relationship, sibling relationship, gunfight ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Deliver Us from Evil (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In-nam (HWANG Jung-min) is a Korean hitman living in Japan who completes what he has decided will be his final job. But soon after, he learns that the daughter of a woman from his past (CHOI Hee-seo), who now lives in Thailand, has been kidnapped. ...
Style: intense, tense, suspense, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: yakuza, hitman, revenge, kidnapping, rivals, fight, brutality, haunted by the past, tough heroes, nothing goes right, murder, bloody violence ...
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand, japan, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.0
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Taken 3 (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ex-government operative Bryan Mills finds his life is shattered when he's falsely accused of a murder that hits close to home. As he's pursued by a savvy police inspector, Mills employs his particular set of skills to track the real killer ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: revenge, one man army, frame up, murder, on the run, runaway, kidnapping, framed for murder, chase, crimes, confined, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, europe, california, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Hitman Agency (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An assassin hunts and tortures his old predecessor in the basement of his European home, only to reveal the lies and corruption of their international hitman agency by taking a journey through the manipulations of the old man's past.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense
Plot: conspiracy, love, revenge, hitman, assassin, murder, betrayal, offscreen killing, flashback sequence, flashback
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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To Strike (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Pakistan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The efforts of the Pakistani security forces in their fight against terrorism and how the lives of security officials are affected. A retired security officer returns to save Pakistan from a major terrorist attack.
Plot: hostage, revenge, sniper, mission, army
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Courier (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a courier at the D-Day Courier Service mistakenly finds a pile of money in his regular delivery, he does some digging only to discover that the messenger company is a front for a drug ring. A reformed drug user himself, he sets out to crack the ...
Plot: chase, police, revenge, delivery man, motorcycle, brother, drug addict, drug dealer, deception, brother brother relationship, police officer, criminal
Place: ireland, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Body Weapon (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While investigating murder cases involving masked rapists, Officer Ling herself is raped and her husband murdered by the suspects, on their wedding night. Rather than relying on her fellow police officers to solve her case, Ling chooses to use her ...
Style: psychotronic, sexploitation film, cult film
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, rape and revenge, heroic bloodshed, exploitation, sexploitation, rape, revenge, gang rape, blood splatter, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Vultures on the Road (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The Vultures on the Road - an organized gang of robbers and murderers, which includes even the police. They kill the truck driver's friend, whose wife is expecting a baby. The police (which is cooperating with the bandits), of course, does ...
Plot: beaten up, car accident, militia, murder, criminal, pregnant wife, bandit, truck driver, friend, village, prostitute, revenge ...
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Asian School Girls (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Kidnapped by a Los Angeles crime syndicate, a group of schoolgirls must fight and seduce their way to vengeance after one of them committed suicide, teaching the criminals a lesson in kicking butt and taking names.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic, semi serious
Plot: revenge, rape, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, suicide, schoolgirl, violence, stripper, school, vengeance, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Italian Job (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Italy, UK, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charlie Croker pulled off the crime of a lifetime. The one thing that he didn't plan on was being double-crossed. Along with a drop-dead gorgeous safecracker, Croker and his team take off to re-steal the loot and end up in a pulse-pounding, ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: heist, perfect crime, car chase, robbery, master criminal, revenge, mentor, gold, safecracker, hacker, caper, group of criminals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: venice, italy, los angeles, europe, austria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Johan Falk: Slutet (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The unknown, large mafia organization is now showing its true face. The pressure that GSI and John Falk and his family have put on the organization, makes them fight back on all fronts. The rule book is thrown out. But to go after Johan Falk's ...
Style: exciting, psychological, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: police, mafia, criminal underworld, police procedural, organized crime, police officer killed, murder, torture, gunfight, crimes, death, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Dangerous (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Brother and sister Ninja warriors get revenge for their sister's death by killing the drug dealers in New Orleans. The police enlist the help of a biker warrior to solve the crime. The head drug dealer stirs the pot even further by hiring Cajun ...
Style: cult movie cast
Plot: revenge, ninja, biker, brother sister relationship, martial arts, drug dealer, cajun
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Last Bullet (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Romania
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A continuation of a story started in the drama "With Clean Hands" (1972).
Plot: revenge, mafia, police officer, espionage, bar fight, hostage, gangsters
Time: 1940s
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Anjaan (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Krishna (Suriya) comes to Mumbai in search of his brother Raju Bhai (Suriya), an underworld don. Through Raju Bhai's gangster friends, his past life is revealed. What happened to Raju Bhai? Will Krishna find him?
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: gangsters, vengeance, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, uncover truth, friendship, revenge, murder, crimes, graphic violence, flashback, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
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Billa (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Billa, a ruthless international crime lord wanted in at least eleven countries, operates from Kuala Lumpur. The only person he answers to is his unseen boss: "Devil." ACP Krishna Murthy is one of several officers working with Interpol to ...
Plot: bow and arrow, helicopter, beach, police, mob, bikini, tape over mouth
Place: malaysia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
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Cold Hell (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Özge Dogruol, a young Vienna based taxi driver of Turkish origin. She witnesses an extremely brutal murder. The offender seems to be a crazed serial killer and he is convinced that Özge has seen him. A life-and-death struggle ensues.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: female vigilante, serial killer, martial arts, heroine, psychopath, psycho killer, strong female lead, assassination attempt, religious fanatic, male female partnership, vigilantism, religious intolerance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: vienna, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Assignment (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ace assassin Frank Kitchen is double crossed by gangsters and falls into the hands of rogue surgeon known as The Doctor who turns him into a woman. The hitman, now a hitwoman, sets out for revenge, aided by a nurse named Johnnie who also has secrets.
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, intense
Plot: gender bending, revenge, hitman, assassin, interrogation, massacre, confession, gangsters, vigilantism, femme fatale, crimes, disguise ...
Time: 21st century
Place: las vegas, new york, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Punk Vacation (1990)
Genre: Crime, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A peaceful California town is shaken after the brutal murder of diner owner by a gang of vicious punks. When the daughter of the slain man attempts to avenge her father’s death, she’s held hostage by the gang resulting in an epic battle between ...
Style: cult film
Plot: gang, infiltration, revenge, hostage, criminal, lynch mob, stealing a car, woman in underwear, motorcycle gang, squad, traumatic experience, biker ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 2K
Already Dead (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Thomas Archer's happy & successful life is all but ruined following a horrific attack he is presented with a perfect opportunity to exact physical revenge upon the man who caused all his grief. However the immediate consequences of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: grief, vengeance, vigilantism, dishonesty, crimes, life is a bitch, couple relations, family problems, loss of son, revenge, death, missing child ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Rape! 13th Hour (1977)
Genre: Crime, Action, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A serial rapist takes on a young protégé to his craft as he is pursued by a homosexual gang seeking vengeance for an attack on their leader.
Plot: rape, man punching a woman, homosexual, homosexual rape, serial rapist, gas station, rape victim, gang, male rape, rapist, rape and revenge, ballerina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%