Movies like Knightriders

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Knightriders (1981)
 6.3
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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, weird, enigmatic ...
Plot: adventure, biker, gang, friendship, performer's life, social misfits, idealism, rivalry, leadership, desire for fame, life is a bitch, downfall, reunion, knight, escape from reality, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friends who live together, life philosophy, misfit, motorcycle, medieval, gay, wizards, magician, female nudity ...
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 serious, realistic, rough and suspenseful films with plots about gang, rivalry, crimes, vengeance, violence, gangsters and murder mostly in Drama, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Knightriders: Hell Ride (2008), Jacknife (1989), Angel III: The Final Chapter (1988), Biker Boyz (2003), Switchblade Sisters (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, chase, misfit, obsessive quest, exploitation, justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1976, 70s, year 1969
Place: tucson arizona
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95%
 6.3
 6K
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, depression ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, vietnam, connecticut, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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, rivalry, crimes, danger, adventure, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 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, rivalry, biker, chases and races, rise to the top, contests and competitions, rebelliousness, family relations, rebellion, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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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: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gang, high school, school, heist, prostitute, switchblade, exploitation, gang war, juvenile delinquent, prostitution, gangsters, prison ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 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: tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating, rough ...
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 ⇓
62%
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: mine, motorcycle gang, gang, small town, biker, sheriff, fight, funeral, cave, beer, cave in, motorcycle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, motorcycle gang, heroes, kidnapping, small town, battles, rocket launcher, vietnam veteran, decapitation, fistfight, martial arts, gunfight ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa, asia, miami, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 6.0
 329
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, rehabilitation, lifestyle, youth, crimes, social misfits, down on your luck, urban ghetto life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, bikini, gangsters, survival, rehabilitation, rivalry, vigilantism, drug addict, wilderness, life is a bitch, crimes, drug dealing ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, everglades, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, missing person, vengeance, rivalry, confined ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Wild Angels (1966)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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, life is a bitch, leadership, buddies, crimes, tough heroes, down on your luck, motorcycle chase ...
Time: 60s
Place: california, europe, usa, venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, leadership, rivalry, chases and races, escapades, good versus evil, danger, crimes, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california, usa, germany, hawaii, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: biker, revenge, green beret, chases and races, soldier, best friends, track down, culture clash, murder, apocalypse, vengeance, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: love triangle, gangsters, gang, vengeance, on the run, rivalry, heist, friendship, drug dealing, crime, crimes, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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 ⇓
56%
 5.1
 489
Savage Dawn (1985)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A motorcycle gang take over a small city in Arizona.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: heroes, desert, small town, gang, biker, gang leader, explosion, vietnam veteran, biker gang, against the odds, small town life, terrorism ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.0
 460
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, realistic ...
Plot: small town, adventure, gang, society, juvenile delinquency, lone wolves, life is a bitch, rivalry, distopia, vengeance, small town life, social decay ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Weapons of Death (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In San Francisco's Chinatown, a band of thugs kidnaps a girl for a large Chinese gang. Her half-brother gathers a team of expert fighters to get her back.
Style: rough, realistic, serious
Plot: kidnapping, martial arts, bar fight, motorcycle gang, chinatown, martial arts school, adventure, rivalry, deadly, gang, crimes, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
 5K
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: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: gang, high school, dancing, dance, heist, youth, crimes, love and romance, high school life, vengeance, teenage life, down on your luck ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.3
 16K
Convoy (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Truckers form a mile long "convoy" in support of a trucker's vendetta with an abusive sheriff...Based on the country song of same title by C.W. McCall.
Style: humorous, road movie, feel good, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, car chase, chase, rebellion, police corruption, americana, on the road, police, fighting the system, convoy, car accident, truck stop ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new mexico, arizona, las vegas, texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Wrecking Crew (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 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, life is a bitch, undercover, crimes, danger, partners against crime, partners, gang, urban ghetto life, rivalry, gang war, african american ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.3
 568
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: captivating, exciting, suspense, psychological, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: streetfighting, gang, crimes, friendship, urban ghetto life, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, organized crime, showdown, underground fighting, gang war, underground tournament ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 6.2
 3K
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: psychological, captivating, suspense, disturbing, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, violence, brutality, adaptation, murder, life is a bitch, crimes, friendship, danger, dishonesty, deadly, society ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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, brooklyn new york city, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: bleak, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, gangsters, deadly, rivalry, vengeance, death of family, revenge, police, biker
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 2K
The FP (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two rival gangs fight for control of Frazier Park -- a deadly arena in competitive dance-fight video game "Beat-Beat Revolution."
Style: humorous, captivating, light, feel good, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, contests and competitions, gang, fight for supremacy, hip hop, crimes, friendship, society, uninhibited rivalry, urban, vengeance, profanity ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The City Is Mine (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man coming home after serving time in the penitentiary finds his city in control by local thugs, stops at nothing to gain sole control of a city he feels is rightfully his.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gang, criminal's revenge, rivalry, drug dealing, crimes, gangsters, urban ghetto, ego clash, buddies, police, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: exciting, offbeat, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: couples, chase, biker, criminal heroes, gang, escapades, rivalry, obsessive quest, deadly, danger, chases and races, motorcycle chase ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 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: disturbing, sincere, bleak, tense, serious ...
Plot: immigrants, interracial relations, racism, fisherman, vietnam veteran, shrimp, small town, small town life, culture clash, discrimination, legal, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: texas, vietnam, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%