Movies like Freeway Speedway

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Freeway Speedway (1988)
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Freeway Speedway (1988)
Original name: 首都高速トライアル
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rokuo Kazuki (Gitan Otsuru) is challenging to break the fastest time record to go around 7 tollways around Tokyo and Yokohama that stretches 13.9 km. Setting the record of breaking 5 minutes 13 seconds not only requires skill, but also luck. Failing to break the record, Rokuo gives up. Rokuo's girlfriend Yoshiko (Yumiko Okayasu) challenges the record. There's another confident street racer Takashi (Koji Matoba) also vying for the record.
Plot: car, automobile racing, street racing, accident, police, freeway
Place: japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and stylized films with plots about heroes, martial arts, rivalry, samurai, escapades, adventure and danger mostly in Action, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like Freeway Speedway: 13 Assassins (1963), Fast & Furious 9 (2021), Kekko Kamen Surprise (2004), The Invincible Six (1970), Red Shadow: Akakage (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A spinoff of The Fate of the Furious, focusing on Johnson's US Diplomatic Security Agent Luke Hobbs forming an unlikely alliance with Statham's Deckard Shaw.
Style: buddy comedy, tense, exciting, buddy movie, psychotronic ...
Plot: tough guy, secret organization, martial arts, cia agent, cia, car chase, on the run, car, conspiracy, corporation, murder, government agent ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ukraine, tower bridge london, moscow russia, los angeles, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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13 Assassins (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A group of assassins come together for a suicide mission to kill an evil lord.
Style: rough, suspenseful, epic, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, state affairs, assassination, adventure, heroes, escapades, deadly, rivalry, graphic violence, uninhibited rivalry, against the odds ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Fast & Furious 9 (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: The next installment in the franchise.
Style: tense, entertaining, captivating, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car, chases and races, car chase, street racing, showdown, chase, murder, fight, crimes, rescue mission, revenge, danger ...
Time: 2020s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia (former ussr), jamaica, moscow russia, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Kekko Kamen Surprise (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Studying music at a remote island academy, poor Mayumi (Aki Hoshino) and her classmates fall victim once more to erotic tortures at the hands of their corrupting instructors. Just in time, Kekko Kamen (Misaki Mori) takes center stage with a red mask ...
Plot: superhero, female protagonist, masked superhero, superheroine, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, breasts, sex
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Shadow Hunters 2: Echo of Destiny (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The great Daimyo enlists the aid of the three Shadow Hunters in ensuring the delivery of an illegal cannon in this sequel to Toshio Masuda's bloody adaptation of the manga by Takao Saito. Despite the Shadow Hunters's remarkable skill, this ...
Style: jidai geki
Plot: gun, duel, samurai, ninja, samurai warrior, manhunt, violence, katana sword, gore, female ninja
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Invincible Six (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Iran, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on the story "The Heroes of Yucca," The Invincible Six features a ragtag group of jewel thieves who become the unofficial guardians of a small Iranian village. When bandits attack the village, looking for the body of their former ...
Plot: police, mosque, treasure, belly dancing, burglar, caper, heist, village, foreigner, motorcycle, museum, jeep ...
Time: 70s
Place: iran, tehran iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Red Shadow: Akakage (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The secret warriors of feudal Japan were the Ninja. Sent on impossible missions, the Ninja were trained to work in shadows, gather information and defeat the enemy to build a world of peace. Red Shadow, Blue Shadow and Aska are neophyte ninjas under ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, humorous
Plot: martial arts, ninja, adventure, master warrior, love triangle, assassination, samurai, love and romance, heroes, vengeance, political unrest, superhero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Expert Weapon (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on death row for killing a policeman, small-time criminal Adam (Ian Jacklin) is sprung from his cell and asked to join a covert government organization that will shape him into a killing machine. He is trained by the group's ruthless ...
Plot: bare breasts, motel, gunfight, secret society, blind woman, karate, kicked in the crotch, boxer shorts, head held underwater, chase, female nudity, urination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Space Squad: Space Sheriff Gavan vs. Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Space Sheriff Gavan vs Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger features the return of Yuma Ishigaki from 2012’s Space Sheriff Gavan: The Movie and the 2015 Space Sheriff Next Generation films. The first installment will join the two police themed heroes as they ...
Style: super sentai
Plot: police, superhero, crossover
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Fast & Furious 6 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Spain, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Hobbs has Dominic and Brian reassemble their crew to take down a team of mercenaries: Dominic unexpectedly gets convoluted also facing his presumed deceased girlfriend, Letty.
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: car chase, car race, street racing, chases and races, fbi, presumed dead, car theft, heist, teamwork, group of criminals, tough heroes, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Godzilla vs. Space Godzilla (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Mothra went into outer space to stop a meteor from reaching Earth, she accidentally took with cells from Godzilla and remaining cells from Biollante that inhabited our atmosphere. The combined cells went through a black hole and created a new ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful
Plot: giant monster, helicopter, chases and races, deadly, heroes, deadly creature, imaginary, vengeance, experiment gone awry, rivalry, escapades, chaos ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Champagne Gang (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Champagne Gang is an exciting action-packed drama about four beautiful California beach girls who pull heists to pay for luxury items and surfing vacations to Mexico and Hawaii.
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, beach, gang, on the run, crimes, feminism, robbery, girl power, police, woman in danger, crime, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, hawaii, usa, latin america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Return of the Chinese Boxer (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In wake of the First Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895), a group of Japanese warlords calculate that the best way to prepare an invasion of the rest of China from their southern Manchuria staging ground.
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, martial arts, zombie, rivalry, military, samurai, save the day, escapades, master criminal, battles, injustice, tough heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Turkish First Blood (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Former war veteran Kan Rambo (Turkish cult cinema legend Cuneyt Arkin) has to fight against an evil gang of bikers when they refuse to let him enter their village and live a peaceful life.
Plot: fistfight, killing an animal, death, gunpowder, sexual assault, impalement, dynamite, storm, booby trap, amputee, revenge, trap ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Death Trance (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 89 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Shogun's Shadow (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Iemitsu, Tokugawa Shogun III, hates his eldest son Takechiyo; all his love is given to his younger son Tokumatsu. One day, he orders Takechiyo to an initiation rite in Yedo (today's Tokio). Takechiyo lives far away under the surveillance of ...
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Zatoichi at Large (1972)
Genre: Drama, Action, Adventure
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Blind masseur and master swordsman Zatoichi finds a robbed and fatally wounded pregnant woman, whose baby he delivers before she dies. He takes the baby in search of its father and finds the child's aunt, who is about to be forced into ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Fight, Zatoichi, Fight (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Blind swordsman/masseuse Zatoichi befriends a young woman returning home with her baby. When gangsters mistake her for Zatoichi and kill her, Zatoichi determines to escort the baby to its father. He gains the reluctant help of a young pick pocket ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Death Race 4: Beyond Anarchy (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure
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Duration: 111 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.3
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Shogun's Ninja (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the middle of the 16th century, Hideyoshi, a power hungry warlord sets out to destroy the Momochi clan. He sends his war commander in search of the clan's hidden gold only to find that two daggers are the key to the hiding place of the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, shogun, ninja, ninja master, treasure hunt, political unrest, heroic mission, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, graphic violence, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Wheels of Fire (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Future is now. There are no rules and no place to hide from the deadly Highway Warriors who ravage the roads in machines of destruction.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: post apocalypse, car, violence, bazooka, rape, car accident, combat, assault, heroes, exploding car, nudity (full frontal - brief), battles ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.4
 11K
Returner (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: After an alien invasion threatens to annihilate the human race, a young Japanese girl, named Milly (Anne Suzuki), travels back in time from 2084 to October 2002, and enlists the reluctant aid of skilled Tokyo gunman, named Miyamoto (Takeshi ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, tech noir, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, hitman, ufo, adventure, save the world, future dystopia, danger, life is a bitch, changing the past or future, escapades, imaginary, alien invasion ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 474
The Ninja Wars (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A fortuneteller prophesizes that whoever marries the beautiful Ukio will become the ruler of the world. Naturally, this makes her very popular with those vying for power, particularly the insatiably greedy Lord Donjo. Only the ninja Jotaro can stop ...
Style: stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, crimes, daring rescue, good versus evil, heroes, master warrior, adventure, twins, escapades, danger, rivalry, rescue ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Treasure Raiders (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michael, an American professor teaching history at Moscow University, finances his passion for treasure hunting with competitive street racing. His racing nemesis Wolf becomes his ally as they both embark on a quest to search for a famous ancient ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: treasure hunt, street racing, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, obsessive quest, danger, chases and races, adventurer, chase, martial arts, tough guy, martial artist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Time Slip (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A squadron of Japanese Self-Defense Force soldiers find themselves transported through time to their country's warring states era, when rival samurai clans were battling to become the supreme Shogun.
Style: suspenseful, rough, offbeat, serious
Plot: time travel, samurai, military, battles, heroes, soldier, heroic mission, chaos, self defense, graphic violence, hopes, changing the past or future ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Zatoichi Goes to the Fire Festival (1970)
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Zatoichi is mentored by the blind leader of a secret organization as he contends with both the Yakuza and a jealous husband.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, exciting, cult film
Plot: samurai, martial arts, katana, ronin, good versus evil, master warrior, one man army, escapades, danger, heroes, adventure, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Samurai Fiction (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Three centuries ago, a precious sword has been stolen by Kazamatsuri -- the sword, which historic and symbolic value is priceless for the clan (Shogun Tokugawa donated it to clan 80 years before that, at the same time that he established them as the ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, exciting, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, gambling, sword, adventure, rivalry, lone wolves, escapades, opponent, heroes, aging, anti war ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Hunter in the Dark (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Yataro Tanigawa, a one-eyed hired assassin, impresses yakuza boss Gomyo Kiyoemon with his skill. Gomyo hires Tanigawa as his bodyguard, or yojimbo, to protect him during an inter-clan conflict. Tanigawa quickly rises in stature in the clan, but ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: samurai, adventure, fighting crime, betrayal, crimes, dishonesty, master warrior, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), gangsters, society, religions or cults ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 355K
Furious 7 (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Japan, Canada, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Deckard Shaw seeks revenge against Dominic Toretto and his family for his comatose brother.
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, car race, chases and races, car, danger, chase, crimes, friends, revenge, partners, buddies, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, tokyo, dominican republic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Goyokin (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A guilt-haunted samurai warrior attempts to stop a massacre taking place.
Style: stylized, rough, bleak, realistic, serious ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, haunted by the past, danger, master warrior, save the day, heroes, rivalry, deadly, escapades, crimes, lone wolves ...
Time: 17th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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