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, betrayal, gangsters, chase and police mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Clown: Payday: Deliver Us from Evil (2020), 12 Rounds 3: Lockdown (2015), Emergency Squad (1974), 24 Little Hours (2020), Mark of the Tortoise (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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. ...
Plot: hitman, revenge, yakuza, hard boiled, kidnapping, chase, fight, rival, rivals, assassin
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, japan, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
12 Rounds 3: Lockdown (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lockdown Follows a police officer who returns to duty after recovering from a gun shot wound to discover incriminating evidence of illegal activities against those closest to him. He quickly finds himself trapped inside his own precinct, hunted and ...
Plot: cat and mouse, revenge, family, policewoman, police officer, police officer killed, shooting a police officer, female nudity, interracial sex, sex scene, bare breasts, police officer shot
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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, police officer killed, bank robber, violent death, boat, police officer, police officer shot, blood, skull crushing, shot in the chest, rape, helicopter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
24 Little Hours (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A vengeful ex-con goes on a 24 hour killing spree, never saying a word. The discredited detective investigating the case is convinced there is more to it than the evidence suggests.
Plot: british, gangsters, topless woman, revenge, killer, gangster, betrayal, mask
⇓ 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: inheritance, ransom, murder, revenge, female criminal, knife thrower, criminal gang, man in a wheelchair, blackmail, turtle
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 father, revenge plot, murder of husband, shot in the back, shot to death, rodeo, brother sister relationship, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 shootout, violence, police, murder mystery, street shootout, terrorist, coma, gunfight
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: psychological thriller, brutal, bloody, exciting, twists and turns ...
Plot: sword, revenge, wedding, girl fight, violence, brutality, death, murder, crimes, justice, twists & turns, fight scenes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, revenge, undercover cop, police detective, bandit, lapd, murder, extortion, group of criminals
Place: los angeles, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.7
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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: communist, son, car accident, scientist, revenge, massacre, police, corporate, corporation, murder, music band, radio station ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.5
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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: delivery man, revenge, drug dealer, police, drug addict, chase, brother, motorcycle, dublin ireland, deception
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.2
 139
Naked Poison (2000)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Nerdy office worker Min gets his kicks taking sneaky snaps of his female co-workers, spying on his neighbours having rough sex, and coating himself in oil before bashing one out to internet porn; things change, however, when he mixes ingredients ...
Plot: revenge, voyeurism, large breasts, female nudity, rape, bare breasts, poisoning, sex, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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.
Plot: murder, neo noir, firearm, betrayal, respect, revenge, neo-noir
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.6
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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, gang war, corrupt politician, gangsters, crimes, investigation, danger, brother brother relationship, orphan ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, cajun, drug dealer, brother sister relationship, martial arts, biker
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: suspense, exciting, captivating
Plot: hitman, love, revenge, assassin, conspiracy, murder, betrayal, offscreen killing, flashback sequence, flashback
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: mission, sniper, army, revenge, hostage
⇓ 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, cult film, sexploitation film
Plot: gang rape, rape, revenge, blood splatter, heroic bloodshed, sexploitation, blood, martial arts, kung fu, rape and revenge, exploitation
⇓ 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, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: heist, perfect crime, car chase, revenge, robbery, master criminal, hacker, mentor, gold, safecracker, caper, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 1990s
Place: venice, italy, los angeles, europe, california ...
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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: car damage, road, bandit, murder, car accident, militia, beaten up, truck driver, village, criminal, friend, revenge ...
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Bad Day for the Cut (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A middle-aged Irish farmer, who still lives at home with his mother, sets off on a mission of revenge when the old lady is murdered.
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, captivating
Plot: revenge, murder, farmer, death of mother, crimes, track down, gunfight, chase, danger, shotgun, prostitute
Time: 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: rough, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Plot: revenge, rape, law enforcement, deadly, rivalry, crimes, suicide, schoolgirl, violence, stripper, vengeance, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 2K
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: beach, bikini, helicopter, bow and arrow, police, mob
Place: malaysia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Ocean's Thirteen (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Danny Ocean's team of criminals are back and composing a plan more personal than ever. When ruthless casino owner Willy Bank doublecrosses Reuben Tishkoff, causing a heart attack, Danny Ocean vows that he and his team will do anything to bring ...
Style: clever, humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: heist, perfect crime, revenge, casino, mentor, businessman, millionaire, criminal's revenge, vengeance, group of criminals, criminal heroes, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, mexico, north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, police officer, mafia, espionage, bar fight, hostage, gangster, gangsters
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: gangsters, criminal's revenge, vengeance, criminal heroes, uncover truth, revenge, friendship, murder, crime, urban, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.5
 2K
Cold Hell (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria
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, psychological, exciting, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: serial killer, martial arts, heroine, psychopath, psycho killer, female vigilante, religious intolerance, female protagonist, brawl, revenge, anti heroine, religious fundamentalism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: vienna, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, captivating, exciting, intense, suspenseful
Plot: revenge, hitman, assassin, interrogation, confession, massacre, gender bending, gangsters, femme fatale, danger, vigilantism, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, las vegas, oakland california
⇓ 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, teeth knocked out, homosexual, rape victim, gang, homosexual rape, gas station, male rape, serial rapist, ballerina, gay rape, serial rape ...
⇓ 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, hostage, infiltration, revenge, criminal, revolver, squad, traumatic experience, stealing a car, rifle, cucumber, lynch mob ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%