Movies like Enemy Territory

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Enemy Territory (1987)
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Enemy Territory (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An insurance salesman inadvertently gets trapped after dark in an apartment building that is terrorized by a street gang called "The Vampires."
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, ghetto, gang, vampire, crimes, confined, racism, crime, life is a bitch, urban ghetto life, danger, society, urban, city life, deadly, prostitute, violence, death, gun, drug addict, african american, paranoia, shooting, murder, siege ...
Time: 80s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out rough, realistic, serious and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, murder, crime, gang, society, life is a bitch and deadly mostly in Crime, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Enemy Territory: Corrupt (1999), Band of the Hand (1986), Gang in Blue (1996), An Innocent Man (1989), Original Gangstas (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Corrupt (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: After decades of terror, two deadly street gangs reach a delicate truce and young MJ (Silkk the Shocker) sees a way out of the hood once and for all. Only Corrupt (Ice-T) stands in MJ's way, resulting into a violent and brutal roller coaster ...
Style: rough, serious, bleak, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, inner city, city life, urban ghetto life, social misfits, crime, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, going straight, social decay, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
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95%
Band of the Hand (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An Indian Vietnam veteran trains five street punks in the Everglades to fight vice in Miami.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: gang, bikini, drug addict, wilderness, gangsters, survival, juvenile delinquency, kids in trouble, vigilantism, society, rivalry, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, usa, florida, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Gang in Blue (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A black police officer discovers a cell of white supremacist vigilantes within his department.
Style: rough, realistic, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, police corruption, police, corruption, investigation, police detective, vigilantism, rivalry, special agents, blind ambition, urban ghetto life, crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
An Innocent Man (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Jimmie Rainwood was minding his own business when two corrupt police officers (getting an address wrong) burst into his house, expecting to find a major drug dealer. Rainwood is shot, and the officers frame him as a drug dealer. Rainwood is ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, vengeance, police corruption, frame up, false accusation, drug dealing, gang, crimes, law enforcement, prison life, tough law enforcer, criminal heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Original Gangstas (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A violent street gang, the Rebels, rule the streets of Gary, Indiana. The Rebels shoot Marvin Bookman, a store-keeper, for giving the police information about a drive-by shooting they committed. Marvin's son, former NFL star John who created ...
Style: rough, captivating, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, murder, violence, gang violence, hand to hand combat, drive by shooting, vigilantism, vengeance, life is a bitch, urban ghetto life, crimes, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: indiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Snitch'd (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When the South Side Gang and the Cut Throat Mafia start a drug war at a local high school in Santa Ana, CA, detective McClure goes undercover to investigate the brutal murder of a young Latina student. The gang members are the key suspects but ...
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: high school, undercover, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, city life, crime, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, urban ghetto, police corruption, juvenile delinquency, drug dealing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.2
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Hot Boyz (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Injustice begets a criminal. Kool is an artist without prospects, a black belt in karate, and in love with LaShawna, poised and college bound. One night she witnesses a stabbing and discovers the victim is a cop as he dies in her arms. She's ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, racism, murder, crime, life is a bitch, false accusation, police corruption, social decay, police investigation, partners against crime, betrayal, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Back in the Day (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young man slides back into a life of crime after reuniting with a shady acquaintance from his past.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: murder, gang, police corruption, vengeance, vigilantism, introspection, society, moral dilemma, starting over, urban, crime gone awry, racism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 838
Defiance (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tommy takes up temporary housing in a New York neighborhood plagued by a violent gang called the Souls. Tommy is waiting for his next assignment as a seaman and though he tries to avoid the gang and his neighbors, it does not work. Soon he is ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, vigilante, vigilantism, vengeance, rivalry, crime, crimes, against the odds, gambling, sailor, loner, street ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 570
Tenement (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A drug-dealing band of violent street thugs terrorize the tenants of a South Bronx apartment building
Style: rough, disturbing, tense, scary, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rape, murder, violence spree, crimes, social misfits, confined, rivalry, drug abuse, drug dealing, family in danger, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Night of the Wilding (1990)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Joseph Gainer is a high priced attorney, notorious for getting guilty criminals off the hook. But Gainer is forced to take another look at the price you pay for defending the guilty when he takes on a case of three young men accused of a heinous ...
Style: rough, disturbing, realistic, serious
Plot: gang, crime, dedicated lawyer, legal, courtroom, power relations, law enforcement, teenage life, deadly, dishonesty, rivalry, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 403
Young Warriors (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After a young woman is gang raped and murdered in a California college town, her brother takes up arms by night with a gang of like-minded vigilantes from his fraternity, brutally punishing any miscreants they catch in a criminal act.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: youth, vengeance, vigilantism, gang, low lives, buddies, law enforcement, gory, fighting crime, deadly, death wish, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 80s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Revenge of the Green Dragons (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A true immigrant story set against the vibrant backdrop of Flushing, N.Y. in the 1980s and 1990s.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, twist ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, tragic love, society, urban, gang, police investigation, law enforcement, social decay, siblings relations, immigrants, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Wrecking Crew (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: A high-level government hit squad is sent into the streets in order to complete a deadly mission.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, stylized, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, urban ghetto, working undercover, crimes, life is a bitch, adventure, partners against crime, urban ghetto life, partners, hitman, undercover, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Children of Wax (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of a violent gang war, the police commissioner must find who is killing young children before the next innocent victim dies.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: chaos and mayhem, unlikely partners, crimes, racism, gang, serial killer, social differences, urban, society, deadly, dishonesty, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Fighting Back (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It's a hard crime story about a Philadelphia shop owner who has enough of the criminals' violences and ravages. He organizes a patrol of civil people. It all starts to go wrong because his team's actions are taken as racial ...
Style: tense, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, vigilantism, store, vengeance, rebellion, rivalry, terrorism, crime, interracial relations, criminal heroes, city life, death wish ...
Time: 80s
Place: philadelphia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Judgment Night (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: While racing to a boxing match, Frank, Mike, John and Rey get more than they bargained for. A wrong turn lands them directly in the path of Fallon, a vicious, wise-cracking drug lord. After accidentally witnessing Fallon murder a disloyal henchman, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, murder, on the run, gang, friendship, one night, chases and races, crime gone awry, crime, law enforcement, deadly, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, cuba, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Rape of Richard Beck (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The tables turn for cynical police officer Richard Beck (Richard Crenna) when he's viciously attacked by two homicidal crooks. Having never been empathetic toward the victims he's dealt with on a daily basis, Beck must now confront the ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: rape, law enforcement, crime, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, vengeance, rivalry, deadly, murder, danger, society, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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State Property (2002)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Frustrated with being broke, Beans decides that the only way to grasp the American Dream is to take it.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friends, down on your luck, criminal heroes, gangsters, urban ghetto life, urban ghetto, drug dealing, rise and fall, urban, society, gang, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: memphis, usa, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Young Savages (1961)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A district attorney investigates the racially charged case of three teenagers accused of the murder of a blind Puerto Rican boy.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, clever, serious, realistic ...
Plot: gang, racism, murder, juvenile delinquent, society, legal, life is a bitch, crime, urban ghetto life, dedicated lawyer, crimes, legal investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, harlem, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Principal (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Burglary. Drugs. Assault. Rape. The students at Brandel High are more than new Principal Rick Latimer bargained for. Gangs fight to control the school using knives - even guns - when they have to. When Latimer and the head of security try to clean ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, harsh ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: high school, chase, teacher, vigilantism, violence, gang, drug dealing, single parent, ghetto, murder, youth, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
Place: oakland california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 141
Cost of a Soul (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Wounded in the war, Tommy Donahue and DD Davis return home from Iraq to the slum neighborhood they grew up in. Tommy returns to his wife, Faith, whom he abandoned while she was pregnant to escape a life of crime. Tommy meets his disabled six ...
Style: rough, serious, bleak, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, racism, iraq war, deadly, crime, urban ghetto life, crimes, life is a bitch, family in crisis, homecoming, urban ghetto, gang ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.7
 419
Hit List (1989)
Genre: Thriller, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A family man (Jan-Michael Vincent) and a mob witness (Leo Rossi) hunt a mob hit man (Lance Henriksen) who has mistakenly kidnapped the family man's son.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, hitman, organized crime, mafia, investigation, crimes, rescue, missing person, disorder, vengeance, gangsters ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Crack House (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rick and Melissa are a pair of young lovers hoping to get out of the slums for good and escape the poverty and crime their families and friends have gotten involved in. All this comes to an end when Rick feels he must rejoin his old gang to avenge ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, drug dealing, rape victim, poverty, crime, life is a bitch, drug abuse, youth, teenage life, law enforcement, juvenile delinquency, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.8
 120
Mob War (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the New York City police disrupt a big cocaine deal, the TV news reporters find John Falcone, a local mobster, nearby. They ask some tough questions, and Falcone decides he needs a public relations man to help burnish his image. He hires Todd ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: society, drug abuse, crimes, couple relations, criminal heroes, city life, crime, urban, law enforcement, dishonesty, going straight, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Substitute 2: School's Out (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When teacher Randall Thomasson is killed during a carjacking, an unexpected visitor shows up at his funeral - his estranged brother, Karl Thomasson (Treat Williams). An ex-Green Beret turned mercenary. Karl signs on as a new substitute teacher in ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: high school, gang, murder, rivalry, investigation, urban ghetto, power relations, tough heroes, danger, youth, deadly, undercover ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
 11K
The Substitute (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After he did some jobs for CIA, ex-marine John Shale is visiting his high school love Jane. She's now a teacher in Columbus High School in Miami. Soon after his arriving Jane has her knee cap broken while jogging. After that, John decides to go ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: high school, high school life, hardcase students, teachers and students, hidden identity, gang, working undercover, life is a bitch, rivalry, deadly, youth, danger ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: florida, usa, miami, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
New Jersey Drive (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: New Jersey Drive is a 1995 film about black youths in Newark, New Jersey, the unofficial "car theft capital of the world". Their favorite pastime is that of everybody in their neighborhood: stealing cars and joyriding. The trouble starts ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: juvenile delinquency, gang, brutality, murder, police, crimes, police investigation, teenage life, vengeance, on the run, youth, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
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Waist Deep (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An ex-convict (Tyrese) gets tangled up with a gang after his car is hijacked with his son inside.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, chase, race against time, gang, drug lord, hip hop, gangsters, crime, ransom, danger, vicious, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Scenes of the Crime (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Action
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man about to get married earns extra cash by driving a local mobster, but things go awry when the mobster is shot dead by a rival crime boss.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, crime gone awry, crimes, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, gangsters, gang, rivalry, deadly, dishonesty, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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