Movies like Knightriders

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Knightriders (1981)
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Knightriders (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: George Romero's unusual story of a modern-day Renaissance troupe whose participants follow a medieval code of honor.
Style: thought provoking, light, stylized, meditative, offbeat, serious, psychotronic, cult film, enigmatic, melancholic ...
Plot: adventure, biker, gang, friendship, performer's life, social misfits, idealism, rivalry, leadership, desire for fame, escape from reality, life is a bitch, downfall, reunion, knight, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friends who live together, life philosophy, misfit, motorcycle, medieval, gay, wizards, magician, homosexual ...
Time: 80s
Place: tokyo, new jersey

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Most similar movies to Knightriders

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and suspenseful films with plots about gang, crimes, rivalry, vengeance, gangsters, murder and violence mostly in Drama, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Knightriders: Jacknife (1989), Hell Ride (2008), Angel III: The Final Chapter (1988), Biker Boyz (2003), Angels Die Hard (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Jacknife (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A conflict develops between a troubled Vietnam veteran and the sister he lives with when she becomes involved romantically with the army buddy who reminds him of the tragic battle they both survived.
Style: emotional, realistic, psychological, sincere, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, vietnam veteran, haunted by the past, siblings relations, love and romance, life is a bitch, homecoming, human nature, loneliness, alcohol abuse, prom, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, vietnam, california
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95%
 5.1
 15K
Hell Ride (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Hell Ride is a 2008 feature film from Larry Bishop being released under the “Quentin Tarantino Presents” banner. The film promises to be a blood and sex-soaked tale of motorcycle revenge and retribution.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, talky, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: biker, gang, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, on the road, buddies, rivalry, misfit, chase, obsessive quest, exploitation, justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1976, 70s, year 1969
Place: tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Angel III: The Final Chapter (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Molly is now a freelance photographer in New York. She runs across a woman at an art show that looks familiar. She goes to L.A. to find out that this woman is in fact, her mother. She also finds out she has a sister. The reunion is short-lived when ...
Style: serious
Plot: reunion, prostitute, photographer, missing person, teenage life, vengeance, working undercover, crimes, danger, adventure, rivalry, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.7
 13K
Biker Boyz (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A mythic motorcycle tale of father and son", this is the story of Manuel Galloway, also known as "the King of Cali", the president of a motorcycle club whose members are all African-American men, mostly white-collar workers who ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: motorcycle race, motorcycle, gang, rebelliousness, chases and races, rise to the top, contests and competitions, rebellion, family relations, parent child relationship, biker, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Angels Die Hard (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Gang of bikers try to save people in a mining disaster.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: gang, sheriff, biker, mine, motorcycle gang, small town, cave in, funeral, motorcycle, biker gang, fight, cave ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, battles, heroes, kidnapping, small town, fistfight, gunfight, martial arts, revenge, motorcycle gang, vietnam veteran, rocket launcher ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, miami, asia, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Glory Stompers (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Chino is the tough leader of a motorcycle gang who starts off a war when he abducts and mistreats the leader of the enemy biker gang, Darryl, and his girlfriend Chris. Things get violent when Darryl comes back for revenge.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, love triangle, gang, nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes, adventure, gangsters, graphic violence, vengeance, missing person, rivalry, confined ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: gang, gangsters, survival, rehabilitation, rivalry, vigilantism, bikini, drug addict, wilderness, youth, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, everglades, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 6.1
 311
MacArthur Park (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A portrait of a homeless park community bonded by crack cocaine addiction. In the park's drug-fixated shantytown, Cody is a kind of crackhead father figure who helps his friends when they are in trouble or in desperate need of a ...
Style: disturbing, rough, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: drug abuse, downfall, life is a bitch, social decay, addiction, youth, rehabilitation, lifestyle, crimes, social misfits, down on your luck, urban ghetto life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Chrome and Hot Leather (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Green Beret returns home from the Vietnam war to find that a gang of murderous bikers has killed his fiancee. He calls on several of his Green Beret buddies to come and help him take revenge on the gang.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: biker, revenge, green beret, crimes, danger, rivalry, gang, deadly, chases and races, soldier, best friends, buddies ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.2
 21K
State of Grace (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Terry Noonan returns home to New York's Hells Kitchen after a ten year absence. He soon hooks up with childhood pal Jackie who is involved in the Irish mob run by his brother Frankie. Terry also rekindles an old flame with Jackie's sister ...
Style: rough, tense, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, betrayal, irish, undercover, gangsters, crimes, crime, working undercover, undercover agent, organized crime, reunion, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.1
 362
Devil's Angels (1967)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An exiled band of Hell's Angels strike a bargain with the Sheriff of a local town, let them stay and the town is safe. But a local girl strays into their lair and sparks off a full scale Angel war.
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Plot: small town, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, rivalry, gang, adventure, crimes, crime, distopia, vengeance, small town life, social decay ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Switchblade Sisters (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A tough gang of teenage girls are looking for love and fighting for turf on the mean streets of the city! Bad girls to the core, these impossibly outrageous high school hoodlums go where they want ... and create mayhem wherever they go!
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gang, high school, school, heist, prostitute, exploitation, switchblade, prostitution, juvenile delinquent, gang war, gangsters, prison ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Wild Angels (1966)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Peter Fonda plays 'Heavenly Blues', the leader of Hell's Angels chapter from Venice, California while Bruce Dern plays 'Loser', his best pal. When they both botch their attempt to retrieve Loser's stolen bike, Loser ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic, realistic ...
Plot: biker, gang, hospital, on the road, violence spree, tough heroes, leadership, life is a bitch, buddies, crimes, down on your luck, motorcycle chase ...
Time: 60s
Place: california, europe, usa, italy, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Surf Nazis Must Die (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When the grandson of a gun wielding woman is murdered by neo-nazi surf punks in the post-apocalyptic future, this grandma hunts them down for some bloodthirsty revenge.
Style: futuristic, humorous, saga, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gang, racism, chase, escapades, anti heroes, leadership, deadly, lone wolves, undercover, society, rivalry, fighting crime ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california, usa, germany, hawaii, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.4
 8K
Bellflower (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 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, betrayal, danger, romance, friends, drugs/alcohol, weapons, tattoo, crazy, women ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: working undercover, undercover, life is a bitch, crimes, rivalry, partners, partners against crime, danger, urban ghetto life, gang, gang war, african american ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.3
 545
Honor (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a world where street gangs collide with the law, neighborhood friends, Raymond and Gabriel, must decide which side of the battle to join. This will be the ultimate fight - the one for power, family, and HONOR.
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: streetfighting, gang, crimes, friendship, urban ghetto life, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, showdown, organized crime, underground tournament, gang war, underground fighting ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 415
Savage Dawn (1985)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A motorcycle gang take over a small city in Arizona.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: desert, small town, heroes, gang, biker, gang leader, explosion, vietnam veteran, biker gang, danger, soldier, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
 2K
Semper Fi (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Cal is a dedicated cop who also serves as a sergeant in the Marine Corps Reserve. When his reckless half brother lands in jail for accidentally killing a man, Cal and his buddies hatch a plan to break him out of prison -- no matter what the cost.
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, danger, life is a bitch, murder, crimes, dishonesty, adaptation, brutality, violence, friendship, ambition, society ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Last Riders (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When his family is murdered, Johnny gets revenge on his former biker gang, The Slaves, and the police who lied to the gang about Johnny selling them out to the authorities.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, gangsters, deadly, rivalry, vengeance, death of family, police, revenge, biker
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: suspenseful, rough, offbeat, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: couples, chase, biker, rivalry, escapades, gang, criminal heroes, manipulations, graphic violence, manipulation, strong female presence, motorcycle chase ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Leather Jackets (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Claudia, a girl who gets around, finally lands her dream man in Mickey. However, Mickey's friend Dobbs spoils their nuptial plans when the thugs of a Vietnamese gangster that he has robbed, come looking for him. In order to save Dobbs, Mickey ...
Style: psychological, realistic, suspense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: love triangle, gang, gangsters, vengeance, on the run, drug dealing, heist, friendship, crimes, rivalry, crime, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 6.5
 8K
Bullet (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A tough, Jewish ex-con just released from prison crosses a powerful drug dealer and former prison rival in his return to a life of crime.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, stylized, tragic ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: addiction, drug abuse, urban ghetto, violence, hip hop, life philosophy, character study, life, crime, crimes, criminal's revenge, society ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 1K
Alamo Bay (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A despondent Vietnam veteran in danger of losing his livelihood is pushed to the edge when he sees Vietnamese immigrants moving into the fishing industry in a Texas bay town.
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: immigrants, racism, interracial relations, shrimp, fisherman, against the odds, injustice, social relations, legal, rivalry, opposites attract, society ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: texas, vietnam, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 8.4
 5K
Pithamagan (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Pithamagan whirls around four characters. Chithan (Vikram) who is orphaned at a young age, devoid of all human contacts lives on his animal instincts and ekes out a living as a graveyard caretaker.He seems to exhibit behaviour consistent with autism ...
Style: realistic, emotional, rough, serious, tense
Plot: friendship, prison, crimes, social misfits, buddies, misfit, vengeance, love, savage, gory, crime, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Bomb the System (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Anthony ‘Blest’ (Mark Webber) is one of the most talented and notorious graffiti artists in New York City. Despite the tragic loss of his older brother during a nightly 'bombing' foray with a graffiti crew, Anthony has the same ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, rough
Plot: juvenile delinquency, gang, social decay, teenage life, kids in trouble, youth, life is a bitch, society, crimes, politics, street art, graffiti ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 678
Lone Hero (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An actor in a Wild West show must become a mythical Western Hero when a biker gang descends upon a small Montana town.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, small town, vigilantism, tough heroes, fighting crime, leadership, lone wolves, gang, danger, chase, heroes, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 4K
Tuff Turf (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The new guy (James Spader) in a Los Angeles high school does some singing and fights a hotshot (Paul Mones) over a disco dancer (Kim Richards).
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: gang, teenager, dancing, dance, heist, high school, youth, love and romance, crimes, high school life, vengeance, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 1K
Small Faces (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Three teenage brothers, gang-member Bobby, troubled mama's boy Alan and self-assured prankster Lex, reside in a downtrodden section of Glasgow, Scotland, circa 1968. But while Bobby and Alan are beginning to experience the power of raging ...
Style: bleak, realistic, rough, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gang, illiteracy, working class, coming of age, dysfunctional family, misfit, social misfits, crimes, school, parents and children, human nature, introspection ...
Time: 90s, 1960s, 60s
Place: scotland, europe, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%