Movies like Pit Fighter

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Pit Fighter (2005)
 4.3
 1K
Pit Fighter (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jack Severino has no memory, all he knows is the brutal sport of Pit Fighting. When his past catches him up, he realizes he is not who he thought he was. For some men must fight for redemption.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: redemption, kickboxer, haunted by the past, tough heroes, memory loss, vengeance, rivalry, murder, wrestler, heroes, martial arts tournament, hopes, gangsters, martial arts, kung fu, violence, boxer, female nudity, warrior, muay thai, kickboxing, wrestling, brutality, master warrior, duel ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico

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Most similar movies to Pit Fighter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and suspenseful films with plots about martial arts, rivalry, heroes, crimes, master warrior, tough heroes and fistfight mostly in Action, Sport and Thriller genres. Some movies like Pit Fighter: Fist 2 Fist (2011), Max Havoc: Curse of the Dragon (2004), American Shaolin (1991), Street Warrior (2008), Out for Blood (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.5
 180
Fist 2 Fist (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Still haunted by his failure to prevent the murder of a young couple years earlier, a mixed martial arts teacher must confront the skeleton in his closet when the boy who was orphaned by the killing shows up at his door.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, master warrior, fight, haunted by the past, redemption, ambition, rivalry, crimes, moral dilemma, tough guy, martial arts, martial arts training ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Max Havoc: Curse of the Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ex-kickboxing champion turned sports photographer Max Havoc again finds himself in Guam on a publicity photo shoot. Max's helpful ways land him in the lives of the vacationing sisters Jane and Christy Goody who have acquired a rare jade dragon, ...
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, serious
Plot: martial arts, chase, heroes, crimes, rivalry, gangsters, kickboxing, violence, fistfight, love interest, warrior, martial artist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
American Shaolin (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After being humiliated in the ring by a dirty kickboxer who pulled down his shorts and then hit him, a martial arts master decides to travel to China and enter a monastery where he may learn the Shaolin form of fighting. The film then veers into ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, tense, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kickboxer, master warrior, escapades, misfit, contests and competitions, vengeance, tough heroes, rivalry, fish out of water, teaching the ways of the world, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, china, asia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.4
 589
Street Warrior (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An Iraqi war vet returns home to find that his brother is in a coma from participating in an illegal underground fight club.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gladiator, contests and competitions, rivalry, vigilantism, crimes, tough heroes, deathtrap, underground fighting, martial arts, underground tournament, cage fighting ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 4.6
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Out for Blood (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A lawyer's family is murdered by drug smugglers, and he is beaten and left for dead, but survives although in a coma. When he awakes he only has a partial memory of what happened. In order to find out the real story, he trains with a karate ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, drug dealing, murder, martial arts, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, police investigation, life is a bitch, society, investigation, rivalry, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Max Havoc - Ring of Fire (2006)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Max, having forsaken his life as a former world kick-boxing champion to redefine himself as a world class photographer, is on his way to photograph top tennis star and athlete Suzy Blaine. While on assignment, Max uncovers a crime ring and relies on ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, resort, crimes, gang, tough heroes, rivalry, criminal, kickboxing, heroes, showdown, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Kickboxer 2: The Road Back (1991)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this rousing sequel to Kickboxer, Tong Po broods about his defeat at the hands of Kurt Sloan. Po and his managers resort to drastic measures to goad Kurt into the ring for a rematch.
Style: rough, serious, feel good, realistic, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: martial arts, revenge, master warrior, fight, vengeance, tough heroes, underdog, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer, heroes, fistfight, kickboxing ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.0
 202
On the Edge (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dakota Smith is an ex-cop and former private eye with a proclivity for community service. When a young basketball player entangles himself with drug dealers, he turns to Dak for help. Eventually goons are sent to kill the hoopster, but they hit the ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough heroes, hitman, vigilantism, drug dealing, law enforcement, rivalry, partners against crime, crimes, vengeance, urban ghetto, drug dealer, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Executioner (1974)
Genre: Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Three street toughs are hired to take down a Tokyo drug dealer in this hard-hitting Toei karate action film.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, gangsters, martial arts, crimes, leadership, law enforcement, drug dealing, rivalry, tough heroes, hitman, stoners, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
American Muscle (2014)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: John Falcon did 10 years of hard time in prison. Now he's got 24 hours to get revenge on every person who had a hand in sending him there.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, violence spree, sex scene, tough heroes, rivalry, delusion, hate, revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, respect, rage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
 360
Deadly Bet (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jeff Wincott plays a gambler who puts his life on the line to buy his way out of the clutches of a mobster.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, crimes, contests and competitions, ambition, rivalry, sport, gang, tough heroes, gambling, alcohol abuse, obsession ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 82
Raw Target (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This high-powered action flick follows kickboxing champion Johnny Rider, who quits the ring after accidentally killing an opponent but is forced to employ his skills again to avenge the death of his brother at the hands of crime boss Rod Sparks ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, heroes, master warrior, martial arts, kickboxing, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, gang, vengeance, down on your luck, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Outside the Law (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secret agent Julie Cosgrove is walking into her most dangerous mission yet.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, secret agents, undercover, vengeance, working undercover, crimes, heroes, starting over, government agency, murder, hitman, female agent ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, colombia, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Redemption: Kickboxer 5 (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Kickboxing champion Matt Reeves witnesses the murder of his friend Johnny. While investigating the crime, he learns that a Mr. Negaal in South Africa has founded a new kickboxing association and does not leave international champions much of a ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, showdown, fight, terrorist, vigilantism, vigilante, vengeance, murder, redemption, tough heroes, contests and competitions, leadership ...
Time: 90s
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.9
 658
Blackbelt (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Don "The Dragon" Wilson is back and forced to take on the greatest legends of the martial arts world. Wilson fights off all comers while defending rock superstar Shanna (Deirdre Imershein) against the insane attacks of a fanatical veteran ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bodyguard, martial arts, serial killer, murder, vietnam war, stalking, investigation, one man army, vigilantism, crimes, criminal heroes, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.9
 14K
Ong Bak 3 (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: Thailand
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ong Bak 3 picks up where Ong Bak 2 had left off. Tien is captured and almost beaten to death before he is saved and brought back to the Kana Khone villagers. There he is taught meditation and how to deal with his Karma, but very soon his arch rival ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, heroes, one man army, martial artist, supernatural, rivalry, human spirit, vengeance, mixed martial arts, muay thai, village ...
Time: 15th century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.2
 749
The Purifiers (2004)
Genre: Action
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The story of martial arts clubs who have created their own city infrastructure after tiring of government initiatives. Responding to the greed and corruption creeping into the other clubs, headed by capitalist-wannabe Moses, The Purifiers battle to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, martial arts, fighting crime, rivalry, vengeance, crimes, leadership, society, vigilantism, tough heroes, gangsters, murder ...
Time: future
Place: england, scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Hawk's Vengeance (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Eric Hawke a British Marine, attends the funeral of his policeman brother who he discovers has been attempting to investigate the mysterious kidnappings and murders of a local Asian street gang. The clues seem to point to a rival Nazi white ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, marine, hitman, tough heroes, battles, gangsters, heroes, criminal heroes, rivalry, undercover, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 4.8
 3K
Bloodsport 2 (1996)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After thief Alex Cardo gets caught while stealing an ancient katana in East Asia, he soon finds himself imprisoned and beaten up by the crowd there. One of the guards, Demon, feels upset by Alex appearance and tortures him as often as he gets the ...
Style: serious, realistic, intense, suspense, ridiculous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, contests and competitions, rivalry, prison life, mixed martial arts, heroes, tournament, underground fighting, prison brawl, tough heroes, ambition ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Hard Corps (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An Army veteran assembles a team of bodyguards to protect a former boxer. Complications arise when the boxer suspects his sister may be romantically involved with the bodyguard.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, one man army, crimes, athlete's life, bodyguard, rivalry, gang, vengeance, one against many, tough heroes, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: afghanistan, iraq, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.4
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To Be the Best (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Eric Kulhane, a member of the U.S. Kickboxing Team, lets his quick temper and obsessive love for beautiful Cheryl make him the perfect target for blackmail. In order to stop ruthless gambler from rigging the World Championship and killing Cheryl, ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kickboxing, criminal heroes, betrayal, crimes, contests and competitions, master warrior, rivalry, ambition, heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Forced to Fight (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Once a legend in the brutal world of illicit underground fighting, Shane Slavin (Daniels) decides to turn his life around, promising his wife and young son he's fought his last battle. But when his younger brother betrays a ruthless crime boss ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, martial arts tournament, parents and children, master warrior, contests and competitions, judo, siblings relations, family relations, heroes, ambition, mixed martial arts, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
 1K
Tiger Claws (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The police does not know what to do. They have to deal with a serial killer who aims at martial arts masters. One after another is killed in the same brutal way. This may be a chance for detective Linda Masterson to work on her first murder case. ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, martial arts, crimes, murder, rivalry, law enforcement, master warrior, master criminal, police investigation, police detective, tough heroes, katana ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 4.9
 819
Kung Fu Killer (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 176 min.
Story: China is in unrest, as the Republic falls prey to Warlords like Kahn Xin, who holds an entire province hostage to the opium trade—and destroys all who oppose him. Only the revered Wudang monks dare stand in Kahn’s way in order to protect the ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kung fu, revenge, martial arts, escapades, track down, tough heroes, race against time, rivalry, crimes, heroes, master warrior, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Balance of Power (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A martial arts expert who runs a dojo for under-privileged kids from a dilapidated warehouse is shaken down by gangsters demanding protection money. Then when one of his students is gunned down in the street by the gang, he swears revenge. Meanwhile ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, wrestler, dojo, master warrior, heroes, master criminal, society, ambition, rebellion, good versus evil, one man army ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.5
 144
Among Dead Men (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Bobby Delgado, undefeated MMA World Champion is incarcerated for eight years after accidentally killing his opponent. During this period of purgatory, Bobby experiences a paranormal 'life changing' event that will dictate his future path ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, heroes, redemption, vengeance, crimes, contests and competitions, ambition, survival, tough heroes, prisoner, strongman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.0
 1K
Bloodmatch (1991)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brick Bardo is on a mission to find out which one of the world's greatest kickboxers killed his brother. Five years ago, one of the four champs was fixing fights and set up his brother in the fight that took his life. Now Bardo must take on the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, fight, revenge, righting the wronged, frame up, murder, vengeance, heroic mission, adventure, gang, law enforcement, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
TEKKEN: Kazuya's Revenge (2014)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man, Kazuya Mishima, wakes up alone in an unfamiliar hotel room without any recollection of who he is or how he got there. He is tormented by flashes of his past and by the face of an ominous stranger. The next thing he knows, Kazuya is ...
Style: serious, rough, futuristic, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, rivalry, memory loss, graphic violence, tough heroes, hitman, dishonesty, amnesia, heroes, mortal combat, superhuman powers ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Ultimate Game (2001)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An annual contest brings together the fiercest fighters on a remote island to earn the title of the Ultimate Champion. Two fighters must join forces to win the tournament and escape with their lives.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, cult film
Plot: tough guy, heroes, warrior, wrestler, kickboxing, martial arts tournament, competition, abduction, betrayal, male female relationship, martial arts, underground tournament ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Assassin's Game (2015)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Legendary hitman Vet Jones never expected to accept another mission. But when his son fails to assassinate an important target, and a powerful crime boss gives Jones an ultimatum - finish the job or his son dies - Jones has no choice but to accept. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: family relations, hitman, parents and children, disorder, graphic violence, heroes, on the run, crimes, tough heroes, master warrior, martial arts, sniper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%