Movies like Goodbye America

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Goodbye America (1997)
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Goodbye America (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: It is November 1992 and the US Navy is preparing to surrender its largest overseas facility at Subic Bay, Philippines, after almost a century. For both countries, and for the navy, it is a time of change. Violence erupts shortly after the U.S. Navy announces plans to withdraw from a Philippine base in 1992.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: prostitute, special agents, strong sexual content, friendship, military, politics, soldier, betrayal, graphic violence, military base, military life, assassination, surrender, army investigation, prostitution, interracial relations, interracial love, navy, sexual harassment, nationalism, chauvinism, u.s. navy, asian woman, white man asian woman relationship, chauvinist ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: the philippines, usa

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Most similar movies to Goodbye America

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about military, soldier, graphic violence, danger, heroes, military life and rivalry mostly in Drama, Action and Romance genres. Some movies like Goodbye America: Silver Strand (1995), Desert Thunder (1999), The Christmas Card (2006), Dead Men Can't Dance (1997), Warriors (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 261
Silver Strand (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The U.S. Navy selects from its ranks a small group of persons to send through unadulterated hell. If they are able to walk at the end of this period, they become "Navy Seals". Brian Del Piso (Gil Bellows) is a member of class number 195 ...
Style: sexual, suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexy
Plot: military, fall in love, military life, death wish, power relations, romance, heroes, army investigation, love and romance, law enforcement, officers and cadets, affair ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.7
 386
Desert Thunder (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Terrorists threaten to launch a missile armed with deadly disease at Europe. A special unit is put together to stop them.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: military, terrorism, bar fight, deadly, adventure, danger, heroes, escapades, profanity, aerial combats, heroic mission, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Christmas Card (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: US Army sergeant Cody Cullen's horror tour in Afghanistan ends when his mate Jonesy is blown to pieces while they deliver medical supplies in Nurestan. Cody is sent home to return private possessions to Jonesy's bride turned widow. On his ...
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, feel good, realistic
Plot: soldier, love triangle, fall in love, christmas, battles, couples, against the odds, wartime life, romance, holiday, military, card playing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, middle east, usa, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Dead Men Can't Dance (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: To stamp out the threat of nuclear war, a special ops team must travel to North Korea to carry out a covert mission to destroy a nuclear power plant. Everything does not go as planned. Their communications are cut off and they must remember their ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Plot: heroic mission, heroes, danger, adventure, military, chases and races, daring rescue, escapades, undercover, graphic violence, fight, gunfight ...
Time: 90s
Place: korea, asia, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 553
Warriors (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada, Israel
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A government-trained killing machine must turn his lethal skills against his top-secret squad's AWOL leader
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: top secret, awol, soldier, rivalry, chases and races, heroic mission, terrorism, battles, danger, on the run, crimes, military ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.9
 555
Toy Soldiers (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: While on a vacation in Central America, some American teenagers are kidnapped by terrorists. A rescue mission is sent after them, but they manage to escape and join up with a mercenary fighting the terrorists.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, confined, danger, crimes, daring rescue, hostages, adventure, escapades, military, soldier, basic training, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
 4K
Silmido (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 135 min.
Story: On 31 January 1968, 31 North Korean commandos infiltrated South Korea in a failed mission to assassinate President Park Chung-hee. In revenge, the South Korean military assembled a team of 31 criminals on the island of Silmido to kill Kim Il-sung ...
Style: serious, rough, captivating, realistic, bleak
Plot: military life, military, basic training, isolation, military base, graphic violence, boot camp, officers and cadets, war, korean army, social misfits, infantrymen ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Pathfinders: In the Company of Strangers (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Untold and lost history. A true story of the American Pathfinders, the volunteer paratroopers whose deadly mission was to land 30 minutes before the Normandy invasion, locate and mark strategic "drop zones" and set up the top-secret ...
Style: realistic, tense, captivating, suspenseful, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic mission, military life, d day, military, friendship, danger, military base, battle zone, race against time, battles, paratrooper, world war two ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
 4.7
 603
Allegiance (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After being granted a questionable transfer that will keep him stateside as his National Guard unit deploys for Iraq, Lieutenant Danny Sefton becomes embroiled in a last minute AWOL attempt by one of his soldiers — forcing him to choose between ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, moral dilemma, military life, military, on the run, wartime life, friendship, family problems, military base, life is a bitch, superior officer, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.0
 801
The Alternate (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The President of the United States, in the midst of negative public opinion, is kidnapped while attending a charity function. However, this is all part of a plan to boost his ratings, the 'kidnappers' being a CIA black ops team. It seems ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, undercover, save the day, heroes, rescue, crimes, daring rescue, special agents, dishonesty, law enforcement, secret agents ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.0
 191
Legacy (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A photojournalist deported from a war zone in Asia meets up with a woman who is looking for her father. He offers to help her...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: chase, danger, intrigue, media, soldier, military, rivalry, chases and races, police officer, war photographer, henchman, photojournalist ...
Time: 90s
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.3
 2K
Major Saab (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Major Jasbir Singh Rana (Amitabh Bachchan) trains cadets to become officers in the national defence academy. A spoilt brat Virendra Pratap Singh (Ajay Devgan) joins the academy. Little does he know the major is a strict disciplinarian who takes a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: love and romance, soldier, rebellion, coming of age, army investigation, romance, courtroom drama, fall in love, officers and cadets, bollywood, military life, rebelliousness ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Guillotines (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China, Haiti, Hong Kong
Duration: 112 min.
Story: During the Manchurian-ruled Qing Dynasty, Emperor Yong Zheng established a secret assassination squad known as the Guillotines to eliminate all who opposed him. Once heavily favored by the Emperor, the Guillotines are deemed expendable once Emperor ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, political unrest, danger, assassination, soldier, military, deadly, save the day, strong violent content, crimes, rivalry, state affairs ...
Time: 18th century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Siege of Firebase Gloria (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Australia, USA, Philippines
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Marine patrol stops at Firebase Gloria at the start of the Tet Offensive during the Vietnam war. With the firebase attacked, the patrol remains to help defend it. The Marines barely hold off the VC (Viet Cong), but in the end, hold the base.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, siege, battles, massacre, sergeant, escapades, danger, survival, heroic mission, against the odds, military base, military life ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
An Officer and a Gentleman (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Zack Mayo is a young man who has signed up for Navy Flight School. He is a Navy brat who has a bad attitude problem. Sgt. Foley is there to train and evaluate him and will clearly find Zack wanting. Zack meets Paula, a girl who has little beyond ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sincere, sexy, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: navy, officers and cadets, military life, unwanted pregnancy, military, romance, fall in love, self discovery, breaking point, power relations, love of one's life, factory worker ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: manila philippines, seattle washington, seattle, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
 106
One of Us (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A few Palestinian guerilla's break into an Israeli camp in the occupied territories. They kill a few Israeli soldiers before they are killed, apart from one who dies in the camp after being captured alive. The Israeli military dispatch an ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: moral dilemma, basic training, military base, military life, power relations, soldier, military, army investigation, investigation, army, macho man, gay subtext ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Walking Dead (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Five young marines on a suicide mission in Vietnam, struggle for survival in a jungle minefield. The mean streets of home did not prepare them for this.
Style: tense, biting, suspense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: jungle, vietnam war, danger, war, graphic violence, survival, interracial relations, military life, escapades, society, soldier, military ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Rebel for Love (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Saajan is a college youth, enjoying his life, meets with Kajal the girl of his dreams at a brothel. Kajal is an innocent victim of Dhanraj, who runs this brothel. Saajan eventually falls in love with Kajal, but this love affair is not acceptable to ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: prostitute, love affair, love and romance, parents and children, unlikely couple, fall in love, society, romance, against the odds, true love, friendship, prank ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 1K
WUSA (1970)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Rheinhardt, a cynical drifter, gets a job as an announcer for right-wing radio station WUSA in New Orleans. Rheinhardt is content to parrot WUSA's reactionary editorial stance on the air, even if he doesn't agree with it. Rheinhardt finds ...
Style: suspenseful, contemplative, serious, realistic, allegory
Plot: racism, assassination, politics, prostitute, graphic violence, alcohol abuse, innocence lost, cons and scams, idealism, drug abuse, nudity (full frontal - brief), disability ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Cinderella Liberty (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A lonely Navy sailor falls in love with a hooker and becomes a surrogate father figure for her son during an extended liberty due to his service records being lost.
Style: sentimental, gloomy, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: prostitute, dentist, sailor, youth, love and romance, romance, society, babies and infants, down on your luck, military life, parents and children, pregnancy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Ninja Vengeance (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Traveling from California to Houston, a martial arts expert suffers a motorcycle breakdown in a small Texas town. But his bad luck proves to be a blessing in disguise for the local townspeople when he discovers the corrupt sheriff and his KKK ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: martial arts, society, sexual content, vengeance, racism, small town, heroes, rivalry, master warrior, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), ninjitsu ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Paradise in Service (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Taiwan, China
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Set in the island Kinmen, often seen as the most dangerous military base because it’s geographically close to China, "Paradise in Service" follows the adventure of a boy who serves his military service in Unit 831 from 1969 to 1972, in ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, emotional, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: soldier, romance, military base, military life, prostitute, military, life is a bitch, friendship, unfulfillment, haunted by the past, island, forbidden love ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, pre world war two, 60s
Place: taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.3
 745
Checkpoint (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group Russian soldiers is send to an outpost to guard the area. They pass the day patroulling the area, while being shot at from the forest. They never know if the civillions are hostile or friendly to them.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, civil war, sniper, wartime life, survival, village life, graphic violence, investigation, dealing with death, war, danger, military ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: germany, chechnya, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 77K
G.I. Jane (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A female Senator succeeds in enrolling a woman into Combined Reconnaissance Team training where everyone expects her to fail.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: strong female character, female soldier, soldier, strong female lead, fighting the system, military, basic training, army, navy, sexism, reconnaissance, military base ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: middle east, libya, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 909
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, rough, exciting, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: brutality, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, murder, love, betrayal, kidnapping, witnessing a crime, mafia, violence, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: ukraine, russia, czech republic, europe, eastern europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Enemies Among Us (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It's not politics as usual, or is it? The governor of Louisiana is about to become the vice-presidential candidate for his party but a murder and an international web spanning from South Africa to Pakistan and North Korea might just get in the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: assassination, campaign, danger, crimes, haunted by the past, political corruption, politics, dishonesty, rivalry, graphic violence, deadly, state affairs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Macon County Line (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A vengeful Southern sheriff is out for blood after his wife is brutally killed by a pair of drifters. Low-budget film set in Georgia in 1953 and based on fact.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, chases and races, deadly, life is a bitch, crimes, graphic violence, rivalry, manhunt, dishonesty, crime, tough heroes, death in the family ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1954, 1950s
Place: georgia, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.9
 2K
The Rebel (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Vietnam
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 1920s. Vietnam under colonial French ruling. Anti-French rebellions emerge all over the country to disrupt the foreign occupiers. In respond, the colonialist employed units of Vietnamese agents to track and destroy these rebels. The film follows the ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, touching, suspenseful
Plot: martial arts, rebellion, vengeance, social decay, track down, secret agents, fighting the system, undercover, genocide, political unrest, working undercover, political intrigue ...
Time: 20s, 1920s
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Hurricane Smith (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An oil-field worker from Texas journeys to Australia to look for his missing sister, and his search winds up getting him involved with a violent drug-smuggling gang.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: adventure, crimes, chases and races, deadly, crime, gang, missing person, kidnapping, vengeance, fish out of water, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.4
 8K
Bellflower (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two friends spend all their free time building flame-throwers and weapons of mass destruction in hopes that a global apocalypse will occur and clear the runway for their imaginary gang "Mother Medusa".
Style: surreal, disturbing, captivating, rough, thought provoking ...
Plot: apocalypse, partners, chaos, danger, betrayal, romance, friends, drugs/alcohol, weapons, tattoo, crazy, women ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%