Movies like Deadly Heroes

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Deadly Heroes (1993)
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Deadly Heroes (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ex-Navy SEAL Brad Cartowski is injured during an attack at Athens airport by terrorists who kidnap his wife and fly her on a hijacked plane to North Africa. Cartowski goes in pursuit, aided by another ex-SEAL, Cody Grant. Cartowski soon finds the terrorists' hide-out but is captured and electro-tortured before he manages to escape. He soon returns with reinforcements to rescue his wife and to wreak vengeance on Carlos, head of the terrorist ring.
Style: cult film
Plot: airport, attack, rocket, martial arts, swat team, submarine, cia, island, violence, hotel, heroes, hostage, female nudity, tough guy, warrior, torture, battles, hijacking, hospital, kidnapping, terrorism, gun, chase, navy, gunfight ...
Place: athens greece, libya

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about heroes, hand to hand combat, gun, martial arts, pistol, fistfight and blood splatter mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Deadly Heroes: Blood Warriors (1993), Final Voyage (1999), Soldier's Fortune (1991), Black Eagle (1988), Running Red (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Blood Warriors (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Indonesia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An ex-Marine finds out a old buddy is leading a private army of mercenaries. When an ex-Marine refuses to join an old friendship's personal army of mercenaries a deadly violent battle erupts between the two men! And this is not good.
Style: cult film
Plot: terrorist plot, knife, terrorist, violence, machine gun, gunfight, warrior, brawl, ex marine, ak 47, semiautomatic pistol, training ...
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95%
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Final Voyage (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Restored to former glory, a nostalgic cruise ship repeats a tragic past...
Style: suspense, cult film
Plot: ak 47, bodyguard, tuxedo, piracy, pirate, villainess, terrorist group, hostile takeover, terrorist plot, hijacking, m 16, blood splatter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Soldier's Fortune (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A rich young girl is kidnapped by masked terrorists. Her mother's ex-husband, a former mercenary, gathers some of his former comrades and goes off to rescue her.
Plot: mercenary, kidnapping, ransom, terrorist, raid, cheerleader, m 16, rescue mission, fistfight, battlefield, bound and gagged, brawl ...
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 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 ⇓
73%
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Running Red (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Gregori is an ex-Soviet Commando haunted by the death of his brother, and trying to forget his old life in the US. However, Gregori realizes after he has already started a family of his own that the past is never far behind. A former superior from ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: martial arts, heroes, deadly, soldier, rivalry, crimes, chases and races, assassination, danger, starting over, combat, commando unit ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Delta Force (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A 707 aircraft jetliner on its way from Athens to Rome and then to New York City is hijacked by Lebanese terrorists. The terrorists demand that the pilot take them to Beirut. What the terrorists don't realize is that an elite team of commandoes ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: terrorist, terrorism, hostage, military, heroes, soldier, hijacking, stewardess, airplane, adventure, airplane hijack, bishop ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, israel, lebanon, beirut lebanon, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 ⇓
71%
Phantom Raiders (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Deep within the steaming tropical jungles of Vietnam is a Viet Cong terrorist training camp, run by an ex-Green Beret, William Marshall. A roving photographer stumbles upon the hidden camp and starts to take pictures. He is caught and summarily ...
Style: cult film
Plot: battlefield, gunfight, massacre, chase, loss of wife, father son relationship, pistol, hero kills a woman, siege, commando, traitor, target practice ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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The Ninja Mission (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Sweden, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: CIA, KGB and the amazing ninja masters are all in the center of Russia where the Swedish nuclear professor Karl Markov have invented a new kind of nuclear technology. Markov's invention can change the balance of power in the world. All want ...
Plot: hand grenade, brawl, sword fight, blood spatter, martial artist, kendo, sword, winter, renegade, nightclub, mission, terrorism ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.1
 429
Mercenary (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Jonas Ambler is a rich businessman who's wife is killed by kidnapers. So he decides to get even. He hires a mercenary to find and kill the kidnapers. There's only one catch, he wants to go with them.
Plot: commando, tv star, bare chested male fighting, commando raid, battlefield, hand grenade, paramilitary, m 16, machine gun, murder, battle, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 3.4
 1K
Captured (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Matt Hendricks (Dolph Lundgren) is the US Navy's top Marine Special Operations Commander and is facing his toughest challenge yet - Escorting the deadliest viral weapon on the planet back to a safe Storage Faciliy.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, special agents, terrorism, working undercover, race against time, state affairs, save the day, military, government agency, danger, frame up, russian ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, russia, moscow russia, pentagon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
American Ninja 2: The Confrontation (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a remote Caribbean island, Army Ranger Joe Armstrong saves an old friend from the clutches of "The Lion", an evil super-criminal who has kidnapped a local scientist and mass-produced an army of mutant Ninja warriors.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, martial arts, kidnapping, soldier, one man army, heroes, danger, adventure, fighting crime, good versus evil, crimes, escapades ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 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 ⇓
61%
American Ninja 4: The Annihilation (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The two American Ninjas, Joe Armstrong and Sean Davidson, team up to do battle against a terrorist and his band of Ninjas.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, battles, master warrior, soldier, martial arts, terrorism, ex soldier, adventure, partners, vengeance, heroic mission, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Delta Force Commando (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the needless death of his wife and unborn child during a theft and raid on an army base (and it was really needless as the hoods just burst in and shoot up his apt for no reason) an ex-member of Delta Force and decorated war veteran Fred ...
Style: cult film
Plot: soldier, martial arts, disarming someone, machine gun, explosion, u.s. army, gunfight, revenge plot, chase, atomic bomb, semiautomatic pistol, blood spatter ...
Place: nicaragua, central america, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Eye of the Tiger (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Buck (Gary Busey) is a Vietnam vet, recently released from prison. He returns home to discover the town being terrorized by a vicious motorcycle gang. When the bikers murder his wife and traumatize his daughter, Buck and his friends arm themselves ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, battles, heroes, kidnapping, small town, motorcycle gang, vietnam veteran, rocket launcher, decapitation, fistfight, gunfight, martial arts ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, miami, vietnam, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Human Shield (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Human Shield is a 1991 film directed by Ted Post. It stars Michael Dudikoff and Tommy Hinkley. It is about a former government agent who must save his diabetic brother from Iraqi abductors.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, danger, special agents, battles, heroes, confined, military, state affairs, adventure, deadly, crimes, terrorism ...
Time: 90s, year 1985, year 1990
Place: iraq, middle east, iran, jordan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.7
 819
The Base (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Major Murphy, a US Army Investigator, has received a new assignment. Sgt. Gammon is suspected of dealing cocaine from his base, and Murphy must gather enough evidence to shut down Gammon and his entire operation. Along with his partner, Lt. Andrews, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, heroes, drug dealing, hand to hand combat, u.s. army, chase, vigilantism, working undercover, military, dishonesty, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 2.3
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SEAL Team VI (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Inspired by actual events: This heroic saga depicts an elite counter-terrorism team's black ops incursion into Iraq four days prior to Operation: Desert Shield and the harrowing consequences its members faced when their covert mission was ...
Style: serious, rough, tense, suspense, realistic
Plot: battles, desert, military, danger, save the day, escapades, isolation, basic training, soldier, confined, tough heroes, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Delta Force Commando II: Priority Red One (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Only one enemy has ever beat him. Now he needs her to save his life.
Style: cult film
Plot: tough girl, blood, explosion, chase, terrorism, gunfight, cigar smoking, kiss, m 16, blood spatter, battles, blood splatter ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Street Hunter (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Logan Blade is a tough police officer who has to confront a gang led by ruthless Colonel Walsh.
Plot: brawl, blood spatter, revolver, gunslinger, martial arts, gangster, uzi, bounty hunter, female nudity, shotgun, fistfight, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, South Africa
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jackson is back, and now he has a new partner, karate champion Sean, as they must face a deadly terrorist known as "The Cobra", who has infected Sean with a virus. Sean and Jackson have no choice but to fight the Cobra and his bands of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ninja, martial arts, good versus evil, heroes, master warrior, terrorism, manhunt, vengeance, island, escapades, master villain, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, usa, asia, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
In Her Line of Fire (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When the Vice President's plane goes down near a remote Pacific island, he is kidnapped by rebel forces and held for ransom. It is up to his female Secret Service agent and a press secretary to infiltrate the camp and save him.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, kidnapping, terrorism, island, rescue mission, vice president, one man army, crimes, danger, daring rescue, chases and races, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Ring of Fire II: Blood and Steel (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Johnny Woo and Julie play an enduring couple who survive all sorts of interference from rival kick-box gangs in their effort to put a little romance in their lives.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, martial arts, rivalry, danger, crimes, adventure, confined, daring rescue, gang, gangsters, life turned upside down, city life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.6
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Kill Crazy (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Five Vietnam vets, on release from a mental hospital, think they're headed for a weekend camping trip. Instead they become target practice for an army of killers playing violent war games. It's a massacre until one of the vets becomes a ...
Plot: war game, target practice, vietnam veteran, human prey, female nudity, shot in the chest, blood, shot to death, hand grenade, shot in the head, camping trip, one man army ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Midnight Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the police start a crackdown on Yakuza activities, a killer (James Lew) starts killing the cops forcing a martial-arts officer (Lorenzo Lamas) to fight back. AKA Midnight Man
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: fistfight, police officer killed, martial arts, stylized violence, violence, villain, martial artist, gangsters, kung fu master, hand to hand combat, police officer, sword fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.7
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Freedom Strike (1998)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a peace treaty between America and Syria is thwarted, the renegade head of the Syrian army retaliates in a major way. He steals a nuclear weapon that only the Freedom Strike team can stop! Cue an action-packed race against time to save the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, race against time, terrorism, chases and races, state affairs, danger, crimes, escapades, heroes, rivalry, confined, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington d.c., mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.0
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One Man Force (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this action packed film, an L.A. cop speeds off to get revenge upon the dirty drug-dealing dogs who killed his partner
Style: cult film
Plot: murder, police officer killed, maverick cop, warehouse, beating, police brutality, anti hero, police detective, fight, revolver, chase, bar fight ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
East L.A. Warriors (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As host of gladiator-style duels in which gangbangers battle to the death, East Los Angeles drug kingpin Chesare (Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs) capitalizes on gang antagonisms. But Chesare hasn't counted on the tactics of vengeance-minded Aurelio ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Plot: heroes, gangsters, gang, rivalry, coming of age, law enforcement, crimes, crime, battles, vengeance, streetfighting, beefcake martial arts ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 227
Nam Angels (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Philippines
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Lt. Vance Calhoun takes on a dangerous rescue mission of American P.O.W.s in the treacherous Darloc Valley in Vietnam. His only chance to escape is with the help of five young, fearless soldiers on motorcycles.
Style: cult film
Plot: rescue mission, motorcycle, martial arts, beating, fistfight, battle, brawl, ak 47, commando, rescue, machine gun, m 16 ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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