Movies like Malone

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Malone (1987)
 5.8
 3K
Malone (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Erstwhile C.I.A. assassin Richard Malone hopes for a tranquil retirement in the placid Pacific Northwest, but what he gets is a rumble with a right-wing extremist plotting a secret revolution. Adapted from the novel "Shotgun," by William Wingate.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, neo noir, surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, murder, cia agent, crimes, undercover, uninhibited rivalry, chase, rivalry, on the run, dishonesty, tough heroes, spy, revenge, conspiracy, justice, police corruption, violence, brutality, father daughter relationship, brother brother relationship, terrorist group, offscreen killing, man kills a woman, assassin, small town ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, langley virginia, oregon

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Most similar movies to Malone

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and surprise ending films with plots about death, blood, violence, murder, brawl, blood splatter and showdown mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Malone: The Mechanik (2005), Mr. Majestyk (1974), Scorpio (1973), Blackjack (1998), Avenging Force (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Mechanik (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Russian ex-hit man is called back to Russia for one last job. This time against his former employees, the Russian mob.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, gangsters, crimes, gang, death, prostitute, kidnapping, soldier, rivalry, hitman, graphic violence, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
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100%
 6.7
 9K
Mr. Majestyk (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Watermelon farmer Vince Majestyk (Charles Bronson) goes after the Mob, when they try to strong arm him to use their melon picking crew.
Style: neo noir, suspense, talky, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, gangsters, organized crime, vengeance, vigilante, violence, bullying, violent, assassin, arms dealer, murder, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: colorado, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 5K
Scorpio (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Cross is an old hand at the CIA, in charge of assassinating high-ranking foreign personalities who are an obstacle to the policies of the USA. He often teams up with Frenchman Jean Laurier, alias "Scorpio", a gifted free-lance operative. ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, neo noir, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, spy, cold war, espionage, revenge, cia, assassination, hitman, police officer, judiciary, intrigue, betrayal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: vienna, washington d.c., langley virginia, berlin germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.7
 4K
Blackjack (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After saving Casey, a daughter of his friend, from hired assassins, Jack Devlin is hit with a strange phobia - fear of white color. But when his other friend, who works as a bodyguard for a supermodel, is wounded, Jack decides to step in for him. ...
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, terrorism, chase, one man army, heroes, gangsters, assassination attempt, woman in danger, scarecrow, disability, tough heroes, weakness ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: atlantic city, new york, atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Avenging Force (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Martial arts expert Matt Hunter was one of the most promising operatives in Army intelligence until his parents were killed by terrorists, and he retired to the family's farm in Louisiana to take care of his 12-year-old sister Sara and their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, terrorism, martial arts, survival, rescue, kidnapping, adventure, race against time, save the day, vengeance, spy, mardi gras ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Pistol Whipped (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Steven Seagal stars in this gritty, no-holds barred action film as an elite ex-cop with a gambling problem and a mountain of debt. When a mysterious man offers to clear his debts in exchange for the assassination of the city's most notorious ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gambling, debt, spy, redemption, introspection, dishonesty, downfall, crimes, life is a bitch, father daughter relationship, car chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.4
 363
Maximum Force (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three renegade cops team up to take on the corrupt chief of police and a crime lords hatchet-man.
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: renegade, monster, police officer, police detective, prostitute, gangsters, chase, undercover, computer cracker, against the odds, working undercover, police corruption ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.2
 814
Street Knight (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A former cop returns to challenge a plot to escalate gang violence in the streets of Los Angeles.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vigilantism, teenage life, gang, gangsters, police detective, hostage, gang warfare, against the odds, city life, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Fire Down Below (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Martial arts star Steven Seagal stars in this action drama as Jack Taggart, an undercover agent working for the Environmental Protection Agency. When an EPA representative is murdered in a small Appalachian community, Taggart is sent in -- posing as ...
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, toxic, small town, environment, brutality, betrayal, investigation, environmentalism, good versus evil, snake, dishonesty, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 90s
Place: kentucky, usa, appalachia, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Urban Justice (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Seagal plays a man with a dark and violent past, who seeks revenge for the murder of his son.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, martial arts, gang, chase, investigation, murder, gangsters, track down, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Tough and Deadly (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A private eye helps an amnesiac CIA agent elude mobsters who don't want him to regain his memory of their drug operation.
Style: buddy movie, neo noir, cult film
Plot: martial arts, amnesia, smuggling, agent, vigilante, drug smuggling, ex cop, private detective, corruption, racial slur, police station, mansion ...
Place: washington d.c., langley virginia, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.7
 581
Black Thunder (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When the top secret prototype of the Nova Stealth fighter has been stolen, the Pentagon launches big alarm; the plane shouldn't come into hostile hands...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: aviation, military, airplane, save the day, undercover, pilot, escapades, rivalry, secret mission, invisibility, one man army, terrorism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: libya
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.9
 446
Lion Strike (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Johnny Wu becomes involved in a global Mafia arms cartel when they kidnap his son Bobby. The cartel, made-up of underworld leaders from around the world, become aware that he stumbled onto valuable information on a computer disk he possesses. ...
Style: psychotronic, realistic, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, fight, competition, forest, kidnapping, murder, master warrior, chase, heroes, gangsters, hitman, kung fu ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Code of Silence (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Chicago cop is caught in a middle of a gang war while his own comrades shun him because he wants to take an irresponsible cop down.
Style: exciting, suspense, intense, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, crimes, police, revenge, mafia, fight, chase, gangsters, police officer, hitman, police investigation, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, texas, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
One in the Chamber (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A seasoned assassin plays both sides in a Russian gang war and becomes the target of an unknown enemy.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, rivalry, crimes, criminal heroes, violence spree, murder, corruption, mob hit, mob boss, gangsters, money, crime boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: prague, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.8
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Hard to Kill (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mason Storm, a 'go it alone' cop, is gunned down at home. The intruders kill his wife, and think they've killed both Mason and his son too. Mason is secretly taken to a hospital where he spends several years in a coma. His son ...
Style: suspense, intense, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: martial arts, hospital, revenge, murder, chase, corruption, corrupt official, coma, fight, intrigue, against the odds, child in peril ...
Time: 80s, year 1990, year 1983, 90s
Place: los angeles, chicago illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Better Way to Die (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Boomer (Wiper) is a rookie cop based in the urban hellhole that is downtown Chicago. After his involvement in a drug bust operation which results in the death of Carlos (Carmen Argenziano), his mentor and father figure, Boomer becomes disillusioned ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, on the run, undercover, mistaken identity, hitman, manhunt, race against time, witnessing a crime, rivalry, special agents, law enforcement, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Evil That Men Do (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professional killer Holland is forced out of retirement to break a Central American government's political torture ring when one of his friends, a Latin American journalist, is killed. The murderer, Doctor Clement Molloch, is the master sadist ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, tough guy, serial killer, torture, martial arts, vigilante, killer, violent, villain, hitman, good versus evil, chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: holland, europe, latin america, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 5.9
 5K
The Hunted (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A businessman on a trip to Tokyo ends up in the middle of a centuries old feud between a criminal Ninja cult and a Samurai when he witnesses a assassination performed by the Ninja-cult leader.
Style: exciting, suspense, brutal, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, samurai, sword fight, murder, vengeance, martial arts, violence, revenge, brutality, survival, betrayal, assassin ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Point Men (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK, France, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Some time after their botched operation to capture a known Palestinian terrorist, a team of Israeli agents starts to get killed off one by one. Their leader must get to the bottom of things before the killer(s) plan is complete.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, espionage, race against time, secret agents, undercover, assassination, save the day, crimes, vengeance, working undercover, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: austria, tel aviv israel, zurich switzerland, jerusalem, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.0
 6K
The Octagon (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Scott James, a veteran martial arts expert, is recruited as the protector of the wealthy and beautiful Justine after she becomes the target of a ninja clan. When Scott finds out that his ruthless arch-nemesis, McCarn , is involved with the stealthy ...
Style: suspense, stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ninja, martial arts, terrorism, good versus evil, brutality, betrayal, assassin, master warrior, undercover, adventure, heroic mission, fighting crime ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: los angeles, south america, paris france, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
CIA Code Name: Alexa (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A CIA operative kills a terrorist during a prison break. When a group of terrorists attempts to recover a microchip implanted in the man's body, one of them is captured and convinced by the CIA to work for them as an informer.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, terrorist, terrorism, female fighter, cia, woman with a gun, prison escape, secret agents, espionage, heroes, undercover, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 1K
Slaughter (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Slaughter, a former Green Beret, avenges the killing of loved ones by the Mob, and in so doing is coerced by the Feds into traveling to Mexico to finish off surviving mobsters.
Style: neo noir, tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, murder, gangsters, heroes, vigilantism, mafia, airport, brutality, black hero, african american, revenge, vigilante ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Edge of Darkness (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: As a seasoned homicide detective, Thomas Craven has seen the bleakest side of humanity. But nothing prepares him for the toughest investigation of his life: the search for his only daughter Emma's killer. Now, he is on a personal mission to ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, exciting, brutal ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vengeance, father daughter relationship, vigilantism, investigation, fighting the system, uncover truth, corruption, murder, political corruption, crimes, police officer, hitman ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century, 2010s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 6K
Walking Tall (1973)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Buford Pusser's a wrestler, whose wife wants him to settle down, so they go to his home town in Tennessee, where he plans to get into business with his father. But he is shocked to discover all sorts of graft and corruption going on. And when ...
Style: tense, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, vigilantism, crimes, small town, redneck, sheriff, police corruption, corruption, fighting crime, criminal syndicate, law enforcement, honest law enforcer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.4
 6K
Dragon Eyes (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In St. Jude, drug dealers and corrupt cops have destroyed an urban neighborhood. But newcomer, Hong, has the fighting skills and moral vision to save this town from itself.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, rough, dark ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fight, rivalry, martial arts, vigilantism, small town, police corruption, gang, master warrior, righting the wronged, crimes, tough heroes, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.4
 4K
Renegades (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Buster McHenry (Sutherland) is as an undercover agent for the police. His mission involves him in a robbery. Buster gets shot but Hank Storm (Phillips), an Indian, helps Buster. Since Hank wants a spear in the possession of the criminals that Buster ...
Style: suspense, intense, serious, rough, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: buddy cop, police corruption, gangsters, vengeance, crimes, native american, violence, car chase, revenge, law enforcement, machismo, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, philadelphia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.0
 304
Deadly Target (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Chinese gangster in Los Angeles escapes on the eve of his deportation to Hong Kong. A martial-arts master detective and his ragtag team get caught up in the action as they track down this ruthless killer.
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, gang, heroes, crimes, law enforcement, tough heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, vengeance, missing person, chinese mafia ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, hong kong, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.3
 4K
The Hitman (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After surviving an attempt on his life by his former partner, officer Cliff Garrett (Norris) exacts revenge on those who wronged him by going undercover as a hit man. He works to gain the reputation and trust needed in order to be accepted by the ...
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crimes, martial arts, fighting crime, special agents, undercover, revenge, mafia, gang, working undercover, drug dealing, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
 20K
Bunraku (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In a world with no guns, a mysterious drifter, a bartender and a young samurai plot revenge against a ruthless leader and his army of thugs, headed by nine diverse and deadly assassins.
Style: surreal, suspenseful, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, revenge, obstacle, partners, uninhibited rivalry, corrupt cop, violence, father daughter relationship, medieval, kung fu, warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%