Movies like Steel Frontier

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Steel Frontier (1995)
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Steel Frontier (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set in a post-nuclear-holocaust future, this sci-fi western takes place in the frontier city of New Hope, the only place around with a working oil refinery. Ever since a megalomaniac general and his followers took over the place, life has been miserable. Then a stranger, a man-of-few-words, comes to town. A quick-drawing gunslinger, he first joins the conquerors. As time passes, however, it rapidly becomes apparent that he really sides with the townsfolk, and when the time is right, he leads them into a violent uprising.
Style: rough, bleak, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, soldier, bounty hunter, anti hero, anti heroes, post apocalypse, modern western, apocalypse, survival, crimes, vengeance, hitman, heroes, misfit, life is a bitch, good versus evil, danger, one man army, society, heroic mission, chases and races, chaos and mayhem, chaos, escapades, criminal heroes ...
Time: future, 2010s, 21st century, near future, year 2019

Most similar movies to Steel Frontier

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, futuristic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about heroes, danger, escapades, rivalry, future dystopia, life is a bitch and chaos mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Steel Frontier: Cyber Tracker (1994), Steel Dawn (1987), American Cyborg: Steel Warrior (1993), Cold Harvest (1999), T-Force (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Cyber Tracker (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eric is a secret agent currently working as security guard for senator Dilly. The senator is the main advocate for a new kind of police officer: the Tracker, an perfect and nearly invulnerable android. When Eric realizes that senator Dilly is ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, futuristic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rebellion, on the run, heroes, special agents, fighting the system, frame up, martial arts, conspiracy, androids and robots, chases and races, secret agents, crimes ...
Time: future, near future
Place: los angeles, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.2
 5K
Steel Dawn (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world, a warrior wandering through the desert comes upon a group of settlers who are being menaced by a murderous gang that is after the water they control.
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious, whimsical ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: desert, post apocalypse, martial arts, heroes, survival, adventure, vengeance, chaos, against the odds, chaos and mayhem, destiny, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
American Cyborg: Steel Warrior (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After the nuclear war people are sterile and ruled by the artifical intelligences they created in this violent world. The only woman who was able to give life to a child has to take the child through the dangerous city to the ship to save it. She is ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, bleak, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ship, anarchy, chase, heroes, cyborgs, kung fu, fetus, post apocalypse, terrorism, androids and robots, escapades, society ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.4
 557
Cold Harvest (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A bounty hunter protects his dead brother's wife in a lawless world after a comet has devastated much of earth.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, martial arts, revenge, post apocalypse, rivalry, deadly, chases and races, heroes, society, adventure, escapades, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 4.8
 553
T-Force (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the 21st Century, cybernetic research has developed advanced robots with human traits, whioch are widely used in the service industry. They have also been turned into cyber cops with a licence to kill....
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, man versus machine, save the day, one man army, crimes, danger, deadly, confined, imaginary, rivalry, society, androids and robots ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Last Patrol (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a massive earthquake destroys Los Angeles, a new order is formed. But disagreement among the ranks leads to more war and disruption, and The Last Patrol must bring order if there's to be any hope for the future.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: earthquake, rescue, desert, survival, chaos and mayhem, rivalry, danger, life is a bitch, apocalypse, adventure, battles, battle ...
Time: future, near future
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.2
 2K
Retrograde (2004)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Luxembourg, Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two time travelers with opposing views are sent back to the present aboard a research ship in the Antarctic to prevent a global biological disaster from occuring
Style: suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, ship, spacecraft, race against time, save the world, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, imaginary, adventure, rescue, dark future ...
Time: future, year 2004, 23rd century, 2000s
Place: south america, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.3
 580
Stryker (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The world's water supply has dried up due to some sort of apocalypse. A beautiful woman holds the secret to where one of the last springs being guarded by a group of Amazons. A "Road Warrior" like crew captures her and tries to make ...
Style: futuristic, rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, battles, violence, post apocalypse, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong violent content, chaos, strong sexual content, chases and races, danger, society, apocalypse ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Cyber-Tracker 2 (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Secret Service agent (Wilson) battles an arms dealer who is creating a cyborg army.
Style: serious, futuristic, rough
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: special agents, heroes, martial arts, androids and robots, cons and scams, murder, technology gone awry, future dystopia, terrorism, working undercover, kidnapping, track down ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, South Africa, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be ...
Style: exciting, suspense, bleak, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, chase, post apocalyptic, future dystopia, survival, dark hero, apocalypse, distopia, danger, desert, anti hero, dark future ...
Time: future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Fist of the North Star (1995)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: From the immensely popular FIST OF THE NORTH STAR comic book series, comes a new hero. The fate of mankind rests with superhuman warrior Kenshiro who roams the wastelands of the future waging a battle against overwhelming evil. With the spiritual ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, nuclear holocaust, destiny, superhuman powers, battles, adventure, vengeance, heroic mission, lone wolves, danger, life is a bitch, rivalry ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 2.8
 540
Gangland (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, an evil pack of outlaws is systematically turning civilians into prisoners and slaves. Worse yet, the spread of a terrifying deadly flesh-eating virus threatens to destroy all of humanity. As good and evil ...
Style: futuristic, rough, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, danger, against humanity, good versus evil, heroes, rivalry, save the world, plague, apocalypse, survival, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Last Sentinel (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No emotion. No fear. No pain. They were the perfect soldiers to protect civilization until the drone police became the perfect enemy. With little hope left for mankind, Tallis, an electronically enhanced soldier, rescues a survivor from a failed ...
Style: bleak, exciting, serious, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, soldier, man versus machine, androids and robots, life is a bitch, save the world, danger, survival, heroic mission, daring rescue, chaos, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.5
 981
TC 2000 (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Somewhere in the future the environmental overkill had come. Many people had died. The rich were able to build the underworld, the poor had to stay on the surface building gangs to survive. Jason Storm, an underworld guard gets knowledge of a ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, martial arts, society, on the run, catastrophe, graphic violence, profanity, conspiracy, imaginary, dishonesty, apocalypse ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Cyborg 2: Glass Shadow (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the year 2074, the cybernetics market is dominated by two rival companies: USA's Pinwheel Robotics and Japan's Kobayashi Electronics. Cyborgs are commonplace, used for anything from soldiers to prostitutes. Casella Reese is a prototype ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, rescue, rivalry, on the run, cyborgs, corporation, explosion, assassin, robot, chaos and mayhem, corporate crimes ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.2
 1K
Cyborg Cop (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ex-DEA agent Jack receives an emergency message from his brother Phillip, whose team was ambushed on the Caribbean island of St. Keith. Jack goes to St. Keith to find his brother, who has been turned into a cyborg by the drug runner he was after.
Style: futuristic, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, mad scientist, heroes, police shootout, cyborgs, androids and robots, fighting crime, crimes, rivalry, future dystopia, experiment gone awry, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: denver colorado, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Hands of Steel (1986)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A story about a cyborg who is programmed to kill a scientist who holds the fate of mankind in his hands.
Style: serious, exciting, rough, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: destiny, murder, laser, hitman, chaos, danger, assassination, chase, on the run, good versus evil, post apocalypse, cyborgs ...
Time: future, near future, year 1987
Place: italy, manhattan new york city, arizona, guatemala, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Cyborg 3: The Recycler (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Prepare yourself for the all too deadly future. Cash, the heroine of Cyborg 2, is living safe in the free zone. But not for long. Biomechanical problems are taking down her systems and a visit to a doctor in Silica confirms her worst fears. She is ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pregnancy, prostitute, chase, community, battles, battle, androids and robots, tough heroes, chaos, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 139K
The Running Man (1987)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: By 2017, the global economy has collapsed and American society has become a totalitarian police state, censoring all cultural activity. The government pacifies the populace by broadcasting a number of game shows in which convicted criminals fight ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, chases and races, danger, dystopic future, resistance, distopia, gadget, rivalry, dishonesty, deadly, tough heroes, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 80s, 20th century, twentieth century, 2010s ...
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Ultimate Warrior (1975)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Only a few people still live in New York in 2015. They are organized in gangs with their own turf. One of them is led by Baron, another one by Carrot, and they are constantly at war with each other.
Style: serious, exciting, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, plague, pregnancy, apocalypse, distopia, post apocalypse, good versus evil, society, crimes, heroes, escapades ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
2019: After the Fall of New York (1983)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a nuclear war, society breaks down into two groups, the evil Euraks and the rebel Federation. A mercenary named Parsifal is hired by the Federation to infiltrate New York City, which is controlled by the Euraks, to rescue the only fertile ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, rough, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, murder, adventure, apocalypse, danger, rivalry, life is a bitch, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, anti hero, chaos, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2019
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.2
 235
Warlords (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a brutal, radioactive future, fearless warrior Dow (David Carradine) is humanity's last hope against the Warlord and his mutant hordes. With the gorgeous, deadly Danny (Dawn Wildsmith) and the strange Ammo at his side, Dow makes desperate ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, betrayal, strong violent content, profanity, life is a bitch, deadly, imaginary, danger, escapades, mutant, injustice, chaos ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.9
 189K
Mad Max (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a self-destructing world, a vengeful Australian policeman sets out to stop a violent motorcycle gang.
Style: cult film, suspenseful, stylized, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, chase, post apocalypse, chaos, dystopic future, car chase, future dystopia, vengeance, violence spree, heroes, chases and races, danger ...
Time: future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Universal Soldier: The Return (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Luc Deveraux, the heroic former Universal Soldier, is about to be thrown into action once again. When Seth (Michael Jai White), the supercomputer controlled ultra-warrior, decides to take revenge and destroy its creators, only Luc can stop it. All ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, future dystopia, timebomb, one man army, experiment gone awry, man versus machine, a.i., chaos, technophobia, danger, save the world, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.1
 29K
Cyborg (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A martial artist hunts a killer in a plague-infested urban dump of the future.
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, cyborgs, post apocalypse, martial arts, violence, one man army, chaos, future dystopia, chase, plague, hitman, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2019, 80s
Place: new york, usa, georgia, atlanta georgia, south carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.2
 530
Firepower (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the year 2007, crime has risen at an exponential rate. Once highly populated metropolises such as Los Angeles are no longer inhabitable. These cities have transformed into "Hell Zones," ruled by violent street gangs. The Hell Zone, ...
Style: futuristic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, martial arts, murder, nightclub, katana sword, rivalry, crimes, working undercover, theater, heroes, contests and competitions, tough heroes ...
Time: future, near future, year 2006, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Gene Generation (2007)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, South Korea, Singapore
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In a futuristic world, Michelle lives everyday battling with DNA Hackers who use their skills to hack into people's bodies and kill them. She is an assassin, trying to keep her younger brother, Jackie, out of trouble. When Jackie gets involved ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, hitman, chaos, future dystopia, danger, society, life is a bitch, femme fatale, apocalypse, urban, heroic mission, technology gone awry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.6
 6K
Fortress 2 (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 7 years on from the original Fortress movie, Brennick and his family are still on the run. Finally, they give in, and surrender, only to find themselves imprisoned in a new, more sophisticated fortress prison in outer space. But Brennick's not ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, disturbing, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, escape, on the run, prisoner, chase, rivalry, isolation, anti hero, race against time, anti heroes, heroes, surveillance ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Battle for the Planet of the Apes (1973)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The fifth and final episode in the Planet of the Apes series. After the collapse of human civilization, a community of intelligent apes led by Caesar lives in harmony with a group of humans. Gorilla General Aldo tries to cause an ape civil war and a ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: post apocalypse, revolution, radiation, battles, ape, monkey, rebellion, survival, adventure, distopia, imaginary, leadership ...
Time: future, 2000s, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.1
 2K
Deathsport (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Sport, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: 1000 years into the future, after the Great Neutron Wars, the world is divided into desert wastelands and isolated city-states. Notorious "Desert Ranger" Kaz is forced to fight in the DeathSport, dueling on futuristic motorcycle ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, tense, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, race against time, chase, battles, leadership, against the odds, vengeance, chaos, deadly, danger, rivalry, apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%