Movies like Redline 1997

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Redline (1997)
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Redline (1997)
Original name: Deathline
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Netherlands
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the future of post-Soviet and economically devastated Russia, Big Brother still rules with an iron hand of brutality, brain-washing and ruthless dictatorship. Into this cauldron of corruption and terror plunges American crook and smuggler John Wade (Rutger Hauer), looking to make a small fortune out of illegal fantasy chips... bio-synthetic devices that can make the user's weirdest and wildest fantasies come true in their scrambled minds. Betrayed by the leader of a vicious crime syndicate called the Trocia (Mark Dacascos); Wade is executed in cold blood by a bullet to the brain. The authorities discover his corpse and he is brought back to life via the miracle of biosynthetic technology. However, Wade eventually escapes, intent on exacting revenge on his double-crossing killers.
Style: rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crimes, prostitute, androids and robots, vengeance, gang, heroes, betrayal, partners, crime, life is a bitch, track down, manhunt, murder, chases and races, imaginary, dishonesty, black market, master criminal, law enforcement, police investigation, deadly, rivalry, criminal's revenge, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, rough and exciting films with plots about rivalry, crimes, law enforcement, deadly, chases and races, violence and heroes mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Redline: Hard Justice (1995), The Expert (1995), TC 2000 (1993), Slow Burn (2000), Connors' War (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hard Justice (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When A.T.F. agent Nick Adams (David Bradley) goes undercover in a prison to unravel the mystery of a fellow agents death there. Warden Pike (Charles Napier) and his pet goons are involved in all kinds of corrupt activities; dope dealing and gun ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, prison, martial arts, confined, drug dealing, special agents, chases and races, law enforcement, partners, partners against crime, heroes, investigation ...
Time: 90s
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The Expert (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It was a brutal murder that sent deranged psychopath Martin Kagan to prison. It was a naive deputy warden that granted him a stay of execution. Now, the police department's tactical defence instructor, John Lomax, wants revenge for his beloved ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, heroes, murder, vigilantism, psychopath, mentally unstable, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, crimes, deadly, vengeance, mental illness ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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100%
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TC 2000 (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Somewhere in the future the environmental overkill had come. Many people had died. The rich were able to build the underworld, the poor had to stay on the surface building gangs to survive. Jason Storm, an underworld guard gets knowledge of a ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, martial arts, society, on the run, battles, chaos, catastrophe, graphic violence, imaginary, dishonesty, apocalypse ...
Time: future, near future
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49%
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 434
Slow Burn (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The murder of the ex-wife of Doctor Sam Charney (Rutger Hauer) leads Detective Della Wilder (Pam Grier) to uncover a series of women's murders somehow linked to a big pharmaceutical company.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, heroes, psychopath, crimes, reluctant partners, who done it, law enforcement, police investigation, female detective, deadly, partners, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
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36%
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Connors' War (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: They'll never see him coming... It's Personal. It's War. A blinded ex special agent is given his sight back by a special serum in order for him to stop a nuke that's hidden somewhere in the city. Things are just starting to ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, chases and races, manhunt, secret agents, terrorism, vengeance, danger, deadly, state affairs, government agency, law enforcement, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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36%
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Out for Blood (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A lawyer's family is murdered by drug smugglers, and he is beaten and left for dead, but survives although in a coma. When he awakes he only has a partial memory of what happened. In order to find out the real story, he trains with a karate ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, heroes, martial arts, murder, police detective, tough heroes, vengeance, working undercover, memory loss, kidnapping, uninhibited rivalry, deadly ...
Time: 90s
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Moscow Heat (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a U.S. policeman is killed by black market weapons dealers, his partner, Rudy (Robert Madrid), and the murdered cop's father, ex-British Intelligence agent Roger Chambers (Michael York), head to Moscow to find the killers. The two begin ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners, danger, odd couple, undercover, investigation, vengeance, tough heroes, partners against crime, police investigation, working undercover, tough law enforcer, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
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35%
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Scar City (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young cop gets thrown in with a special police squad who are acting as assassins against hoods and who don't care who gets in the way.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, danger, police investigation, tough law enforcer, partners, undercover, dishonesty, crimes, kiss, police officer, police, love interest ...
Time: 90s
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34%
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Crooked (2006)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two police detectives must protect a beautiful call girl from mob hitmen and a crooked cop.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, murder, woman in danger, witnessing a crime, police investigation, partners, danger, chases and races, mafia, martial arts, hitman, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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33%
Instinct to Kill (2001)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Escaped serial killer James Becket, who killed his own father whose expectations he never fulfilled, but now especially targets his wife Theresa 'Tess' and her family, is too good at disguising himself and other deceit for detective Diffs ...
Style: disturbing, rough, serious, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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32%
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 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 ⇓
32%
Gen-X Cops 2: Metal Mayhem (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When terrorists abduct a deadly government attack robot, the call is put out to the Gen-Y Cops, an elite task force with lethal fighting skills. Together with a trigger-happy FBI agent, the Gen-Y Cops race against time to destroy the robot before it ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, suspense, futuristic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: computer virus, terrorism, killer robot, heroic mission, special agents, save the world, fighting crime, future dystopia, technology gone awry, androids and robots, tough law enforcer, partners ...
Time: future
Place: hong kong, asia
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31%
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Automatic (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Robgen industries newest security system is "The J Series Automatic", an android model designed and programmed to protect humans from violent attacks. But one night, an Automatic named J269 discovers a Robgen executive trying to rape a ...
Style: rough, futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
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31%
American Dragons (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Murders in Seoul, Korea and in America pair two cops from each of the countries together to solve the crimes. The investigation leads to a gang war between the Mafia and the Yakuza, but one that may not be of either of their making. A shadowy ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
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Drive (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, california, china
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Universal Soldier III: Unfinished Business (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Luc Devereaux and Veronica Roberts continue their attempts to expose the Universal Soldier unit. But after a hostage situation mistakenly leaves Veronica a fugitive, the two escape the city and go into hiding. CIA Deputy Director Mentor and Dr. ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
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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
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28%
Amsterdam Heavy (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: CIA Agent Martin Keele (Michael Madsen - Reservoir Dogs Kill Bill) sets the wheels spinning in this gritty urban action thriller, as mysterious gangster J.D. goes on the rampage in Amsterdam, stopping at nothing to uncover those who have betrayed him
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, race against time, criminal's revenge, betrayal, criminal heroes, law enforcement, track down, dishonesty, mixed martial arts, kidnapping, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: amsterdam, europe, holland
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28%
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Stryker (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The world's water supply has dried up due to some sort of apocalypse. A beautiful woman holds the secret to where one of the last springs being guarded by a group of Amazons. A "Road Warrior" like crew captures her and tries to make ...
Style: futuristic, rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, battles, water, post apocalypse, violence, future dystopia, uninhibited rivalry, chaos, strong sexual content, strong violent content, survival, apocalypse ...
Time: future
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American Cyborg: Steel Warrior (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After the nuclear war people are sterile and ruled by the artifical intelligences they created in this violent world. The only woman who was able to give life to a child has to take the child through the dangerous city to the ship to save it. She is ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, bleak, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ship, anarchy, heroes, chase, cyborgs, kung fu, fetus, post apocalypse, terrorism, androids and robots, danger, adventure ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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27%
Angel Terminators (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two Hong Kong policewomen (Ida and Hon) take on a Japanese boss who has returned from a seven-year exile to retake his old turf.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gunfight, undercover, on the run, police investigation, tough law enforcer, crimes, gang, partners against crime, femme fatale, criminal heroes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
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27%
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T-Force (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the 21st Century, cybernetic research has developed advanced robots with human traits, whioch are widely used in the service industry. They have also been turned into cyber cops with a licence to kill....
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
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26%
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Tiger Claws (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The police does not know what to do. They have to deal with a serial killer who aims at martial arts masters. One after another is killed in the same brutal way. This may be a chance for detective Linda Masterson to work on her first murder case. ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, serial killer, crimes, murder, master warrior, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry, tough heroes, police detective, crime, master criminal ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
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26%
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Expect No Mercy (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
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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 ⇓
26%
China Strike Force (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young Chinese Security Officer, Darren, is called for Team 808, which fights against the smuggling of drugs and corruption. Noriko, a Japanese Interpol officer, collaborates with Darren for the destruction of a large international drug cartel. At ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, murder, police investigation, martial arts, partners against crime, partners, gang, crimes, racism, track down, race against time, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
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New World Disorder (1999)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A gang of four eyed crooks led by Kurt Bishop (McCarthy) are ripping off top dollar computer chips from a list of factories. The night they hit Dynaphase Systems, two dirty employees are staying late using company resources to develop their own ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, rivalry, heroes, crime, blind ambition, chases and races, partners, pirate, law enforcement, confined, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Bloodmatch (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brick Bardo is on a mission to find out which one of the world's greatest kickboxers killed his brother. Five years ago, one of the four champs was fixing fights and set up his brother in the fight that took his life. Now Bardo must take on the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, fight, chases and races, crimes, heroes, adventure, righting the wronged, heroic mission, frame up, crime, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.3
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Alien Nation (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A few years from now, Earth will have the first contact with an alien civilisation. These aliens, known as Newcomers, slowly begin to be integrated into human society after years of quarantine.
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: benign alien, discrimination, culture clash, murder, friendship, reluctant partners, crimes, fish out of water, deadly, buddies, partners, law enforcement ...
Time: future, 90s, 1990s, year 1991, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Yakuza Weapon (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After four years overseas, Shozo returns to Japan to avenge his yakuza boss who was assassinated by his own treacherous top man, Kurawaki. The resulting battle leaves both men severely injured, and Shozo awakens in a mysterious medical facility to ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 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
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%