Movies like Cyclone 1987

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Cyclone (1987)
 4.6
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Cyclone (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Rick has developed the ultimate motorcycle, the Cyclone. It is a $5 million bike equipped with rocket launchers and laser guns. Rick meets his fate and it is up to his girlfriend Teri to keep the Cyclone from falling into the wrong hands. Teri can trust no one but herself.
Style: exciting, tense, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, undercover, espionage, crimes, graphic violence, intrigue, danger, chases and races, rivalry, motorcycle chase, woman in danger, profanity, fight, spy, motorcycle, blonde, female nudity, torture, tough girl, inventor, betrayal, pursuit, singer, traitor, female protagonist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century

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Most similar movies to Cyclone

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about danger, chases and races, crimes, rivalry, heroes, deadly and graphic violence mostly in Action, Drama and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Cyclone: Black Eagle (1988), Warlords (1988), Storm Trooper (1997), The Abductors (1972), Alienator (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.9
 6K
Black Eagle (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: One of the US Air Force's most modern tactical aircrafts, an F-100 with a new laser guidance system, crashes into the sea near Malta - a region where the Soviet forces are highly present, too. The CIA immediately sends out their best secret ...
Style: realistic, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, chase, undercover, heroes, martial arts, escapades, rivalry, chases and races, danger, special agents, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.2
 235
Warlords (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a brutal, radioactive future, fearless warrior Dow (David Carradine) is humanity's last hope against the Warlord and his mutant hordes. With the gorgeous, deadly Danny (Dawn Wildsmith) and the strange Ammo at his side, Dow makes desperate ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, betrayal, strong violent content, profanity, life is a bitch, deadly, imaginary, danger, escapades, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, mutant ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 3.6
 298
Storm Trooper (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Shortly after murdering her abusive husband, a woman (Carol Alt) takes an injured stranger into her home. She soon discovers the stranger is a cyborg. He then persuades her to help him flee from a mysterious gang of armed men who soon …
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, murder, swat team, deadly, escapades, chases and races, danger, dishonesty, rivalry, on the run, crimes, police corruption ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.1
 387
The Abductors (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Someone is stealing cheerleaders and other pretty girls and selling them to the highest bidder. Female super sexy spy Ginger is soon employed to investigate the disappearances. She does so by going undercover with a fellow agent and doing whatever ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: white slavery, kidnapping, undercover, espionage, crime, battles, police corruption, working undercover, woman in danger, secret agents, good versus evil, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Excessive Force II: Force on Force (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Stacie Randall plays Harley, a Special Forces agent-turned-investigator, who arrives on the scene of an apparent mob hit to help the local police. In actuality, she's hunting down Francis Lydell, her former C.O. and lover, who shot her in the ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, assassination, undercover, special agents, gulf war, terrorism, vengeance, rivalry, deadly, espionage, danger, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 3.2
 1K
Alienator (1990)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Kol is an evil guy about to be executed on a distant spaceship. He manages to escape on a shuttle and make his way to some woods in America. The commander of the spaceship decides to send out The Alienator to execute Kol at all costs. Kol meets up ...
Style: serious, exciting, cult film, cult movie cast
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female bodybuilder, forest, spacecraft, friends, profanity, alien encounter, graphic violence, terminator, androids and robots, fugitives, benign alien, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Expect No Mercy (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Federal Service Agent Justin Vanier has been assigned to infiltrate the mysterious Virtual Arts Academy in search of Eric, a fellow agent. In this high-tech facility, the maniacal leader Warbeck is training assassins to become even more efficient ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: martial arts, danger, virtual reality, kidnapping, undercover, assassination, espionage, crimes, man versus machine, life is a bitch, state affairs, missing person ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.6
 679
Rage of Honor (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Japanese cop, Shiro, and his partner Ray are after a bunch of drug dealers. But they are betrayed by an insider and Ray is killed. Shiro follows the murderer, a sadistic drug lord, up to Singapore.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drug lord, chases and races, crime, dishonesty, partners, rivalry, undercover, drug dealing, betrayal, danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 4.6
 110
Defense Play (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Professor Vandemeer works on a secret project for the US-Air-Force called DART: a very small helicopter for scouting and defense. When he gets killed, Colonel Denton gets under suspicion. His son Scott and Vandemeers daughter Karen believe in his ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, espionage, adventure, heroes, danger, chases and races, anti heroes, computers and web, teenage life, anti hero, undercover ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Timecop: The Berlin Decision (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: 20 years after a set of events, the Time Enforcement Commission (TEC), is still going strong. Now Brandon Miller a TEC operative, believes that they have a responsibility to change history hoping that the world will be better but Ryan Chan another ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, martial arts, old west, time machine, heroes, chase, psychopath, heroic mission, track down, graphic violence, race against time, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, year 1929, 80s, 1940s, year 1988 ...
Place: europe, germany, los angeles, california, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.5
 412
Prophet (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Martial arts star Don "The Dragon" Wilson stars in this action/suspense story. A child is recruited to take part in a secret government experiment which results in him being able to see into the future. Years later, the child is an adult ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: martial arts, conspiracy, profanity, sexual content, dishonesty, crimes, legends and myths, murder, graphic violence, investigation, special agents, supernatural ability ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.9
 4K
Gator (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After his release from prison, notorious ex-con and moonshine distiller Gator McKlusky moves in with his father in a cabin in the Okefenokee Swamp. His bootlegging plans are cut short, however, when a federal agent tells McKlusky that he will lose ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: motorboat, espionage, sawed off shotgun, politics, crimes, chases and races, lone wolves, undercover, working undercover, political corruption, heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Point Men (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK, France, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Some time after their botched operation to capture a known Palestinian terrorist, a team of Israeli agents starts to get killed off one by one. Their leader must get to the bottom of things before the killer(s) plan is complete.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, race against time, espionage, undercover, secret agents, assassination, assassination attempt, working undercover, crimes, save the day, vengeance, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, tel aviv israel, austria, zurich switzerland, jerusalem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Death Before Dishonor (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gunnery Sergeant Burns reports for duty to an American Embassy in the Middle East. However due to the 'enlightened' views of the Ambassador, the marine security detachment he is in charge of is severely restricted in their functions and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: hostage, military, kidnapping, terrorism, battles, soldier, one man army, terrorist, hijacking, tough heroes, profanity, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.4
 2K
Timebomb (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When someone tries to murder watchmaker Eddy Kay, the incident triggers a barrage of nightmares and flashbacks into a past that isn't his own. Fearing for his sanity, Eddy contacts psychiatrist Dr. Anna Nolmar for help. Anna thinks he's ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: on the run, murder, undercover, deadly, stalking, crime, dishonesty, danger, chases and races, crimes, espionage, terminator ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, vietnam, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.9
 17K
The Knife (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Kathiresan aka Kaththi, a criminal, escapes from the Kolkata prison and comes to Chennai, where he comes across his doppelganger Jeevanandham, fighting for his life after being shot at by unknown men. Kathir decides to pass off as Jeeva and make ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, crimes, gangsters, chase, bollywood, village, save the day, corporation, danger, graphic violence, chases and races, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.1
 1K
Bulletproof (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of dangerous terrorists succeeds to get hold of a tank of the army and all its crew.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, hijacking, adventure, crimes, danger, daring rescue, heroes, one man army, deadly, love interest, terrorist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Mini-Skirt Mob (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Diane McBain, who'd been a sort of star at Warner Bros. in the early 1960s, is the leading lady of The Mini-Skirt Mob. She's in charge of a fearsome (and toothsome) gang of biker chicks, even though she herself looks as though she'd ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, offbeat, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, couples, biker, chases and races, escapades, manipulations, crimes, obsessive quest, gang, crime, deadly, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Serena and the Ratts (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After years of killing for a man only known as "The Boss", Serena is burnt out. When she is hired for one final job, she teams up with an underground renegade group to stop her replacement from executing the assassination.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: hitman, assassin, renegade, time travel, crimes, danger, murder, assassination, inventions and discoveries, scientist, gun, girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Assassin's Bullet (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Assassin's Bullet, Slater plays Robert Diggs, a black ops agent who comes to work for Ambassador Ashdown (Hunger Games star Donald Sutherland), tracking down a vigilante assassin in Eastern Europe. The maverick hit(wo)man has been taking out ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, danger, track down, deadly, chase, crimes, foot chase, femme fatale, spy, revenge, government agent, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bulgaria, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.7
 249
Fatal Conflict (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Czech Republic, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a lawless futuristic society, a rebel must prevent a tandem of renegades from destroying Los Angeles. An ex-star pilot is forced to stop a mad criminal and his gang after they've hi-jacked a huge space freighter with the intent of crashing ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, race against time, heroic mission, survival, psychopath, heroes, vengeance, danger, deadly, escapades, crimes, confined ...
Time: future, 90s, 2020s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.5
 364
Lethal (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A sexy and lethal female mercenary takes on an international syndicate of weapons smugglers run by the Russian Mafia.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female martial artist, rescue, adventure, save the day, law enforcement, danger, espionage, dishonesty, secret agents, confined, government agency, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Underground (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A cop must stop the killings of rap stars. But, he gets in too deep after his partner is killed.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police officer, crimes, vengeance, partners, crime, murder, car chase, investigation, life is a bitch, chases and races, rivalry, hotshot hero ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 4.8
 469
Raven (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Martin Grant has been hiding for years to escape his past as a ruthless mercenary in the elite force Raven Team. He's recently been engaged and are trying to forget the nightmares of murder and betrayal. Martin was convinced, that he could ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, deadly, government agency, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, obsessive quest, heroes, adventure, dishonesty, working undercover, espionage, lone wolves ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.7
 573
Tides of War (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the cold, dark waters off North Korea a U.S. Navy fast attack submarine meets with a mysterious disaster - it's attacked and nearly sunk by an ominous stealth submarine resulting in the deaths of the Executive Officer and the Engineering ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, military life, survival, heroic mission, undercover, rivalry, government agency, leadership, race against time, rescue, military, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, korea, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.8
 584
Interceptor (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A U.S. Air Force officer tries to stop a murderous group of terrorists whom are trying to steal two top secret F-117A Stealth Fighters from the cargo hold of a gigantic C-5 Galaxy Transport flying at 30,000 feet over the Atlantic Ocean.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, airplane, adventure, deadly, rivalry, profanity, confined, crimes, chases and races, injustice, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 839
The Alien Girl (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 1990s. Gangster Kiev. A team of four men is assigned to deliver a girl from Prague, nicknamed "The Stranger." As the sister of a recently arrested criminal called Babai, her testimony could damage some important people.
Style: serious, exciting, tense, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, murder, betrayal, love, brutality, violence, kidnapping, mafia, crime, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: czech republic, russia, ukraine, europe, eastern europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Stealth Fighter (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A navy pilot fakes his own death and steals a stealth fighter plane from a U.S.A.F base. He then acts as a mercenary, targeting military installations around the world.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, terrorism, graphic violence, profanity, aerial combats, save the day, danger, escapades, heroes, military base, heroic mission, exploding tank ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c., latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.6
 2K
Tell (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ethan Tell is a small time crook who makes a big-time score when he steals 1 million dollars. Ironically, his life radically changes for the worst when he discovers that stealing the money was the easy part and he now must keep his partner, his ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crimes, rivalry, danger, life turned upside down, going straight, dishonesty, on the run, chases and races, graphic violence, sexual content, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 489
Chameleon (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A super-killer female cyborg with chameleon-like powers discovers maternal instincts when she protects a child from government operatives in this science fiction tale set in the year 2028.
Style: serious, bleak, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, cyborgs, androids and robots, space and aliens, chase, escapades, life is a bitch, danger, rivalry, terminator, chaos, sexual relations ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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