Movies like The Stranger 1995

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The Stranger (1995)
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The Stranger (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this modern retelling of High Plains Drifter, a female biker rides into a desert town to seek revenge on "Angel" and his ruthless gang.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, desert, small town, revenge, crimes, vengeance, strong sexual content, gang, heroes, graphic violence, danger, one man army, small town life, deadly, lone wolves, strong female presence, rivalry, mysterious character, save the day, social relations, righting the wronged, tough heroes, beauty, martial arts, rape ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, arizona

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Most similar movies to The Stranger

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, rivalry, deadly, heroes, vengeance, tough heroes and graphic violence mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Stranger: Bloodmatch (1991), Lone Hero (2002), Angels' Wild Women (1972), Shootfighter II (1996), American Muscle (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, fight, revenge, adventure, frame up, vengeance, heroic mission, murder, righting the wronged, heroes, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
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 5.5
 718
Lone Hero (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An actor in a Wild West show must become a mythical Western Hero when a biker gang descends upon a small Montana town.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, small town, vigilantism, tough heroes, leadership, fighting crime, gang, lone wolves, good versus evil, rivalry, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Angels' Wild Women (1972)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: These angels don't wear halos. After stomping the lights out on a couple of racist rapists, some tough biker babes take refuge in a rural commune run by a peace-loving guru who's actually a drug kingpin with a vicious gang -- and who ...
Style: rough, sexual, offbeat, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, gang, motorcycle gang, vengeance, motorcycle chase, friends, farm, strong female presence, sexual content, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), drug abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Shootfighter II (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In this martial-arts actioner, Miami mobsters find themselves in mortal danger after an angry police chief hires the world's most vicious fighters and uses them to launch a city-wide vendetta
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, contests and competitions, crimes, deadly, graphic violence, working undercover, vengeance, danger, law enforcement, ambition, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sex scene, vengeance, violence spree, deadly, rivalry, tough heroes, delusion, revenge, hate, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 3.1
 734
Submerged (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Navy SEALs launch a rescue mission after terrorists plunge a jet carrying a missile-launching computer into the sea.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, heroic mission, race against time, heroes, gang, daring rescue, rivalry, danger, escapades, deadly, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.0
 1K
Bulletproof (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of dangerous terrorists succeeds to get hold of a tank of the army and all its crew.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, hijacking, adventure, crimes, danger, daring rescue, heroes, one man army, deadly, terrorist plot, terrorist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.9
 1K
Motorpsycho! (1965)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Three bad boy motorcyclists get kicks raping other people's women and generally being a nuisance. When they rape a veterinarian's wife, he takes exception and pursues them, teaming up with a Cajun woman whose husband they killed. The ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: biker, murder, criminal, delinquent, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), fighting crime, dangerous animal, gang, chases and races, danger, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 3.4
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Cherry Bomb (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An homage to the action films of the early 1980s, Cherry Bomb follows a young dancer and her quest for revenge against the group of men that brutally assaulted her. Seeing no justice coming from within the system Cherry enlists the help of her ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: gang rape, police corruption, crimes, deadly, rivalry, dishonesty, strong female presence, siblings relations, woman in danger, revenge, brother sister relationship, murder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.5
 276
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: rough, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kickboxing, kung fu, rivalry, master warrior, heroes, crimes, ambition, betrayal, criminal heroes, contests and competitions, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Angels from Hell (1968)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Mike (Tom Stern), a biker, returns to California after serving in Vietnam. He uses his war-hero experience to organize a new, united super outlaw gang. When one member is shot by police because he killed a girl at a pot orgy, an all-out cop vs. ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: small town, heroes, crime, innocence lost, vigilantism, wartime life, sexual relations, vengeance, small town life, gang, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: cuba, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, martial arts, hitman, marine, heroes, chases and races, rivalry, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, city life, urban ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.3
 2K
Blast (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Terrorists attempt to disrupt the Atlanta Olympics by kidnapping the U.S. women's swim team. If their demands are not met, the team will be executed. Only janitor Jack Bryant, a former Olympic gymnast champion of Tae Kwon Do felled by injuries ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, heroes, martial arts, janitor, crimes, hostages, confined, alcohol abuse, deadly, law enforcement, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: family relations, hitman, parents and children, disorder, tough heroes, martial arts, deadly, heroes, on the run, danger, master warrior, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.2
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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: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough heroes, hitman, vigilantism, vengeance, deadly, partners against crime, rivalry, drug dealing, law enforcement, crimes, urban ghetto, drug dealer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, danger, secret agents, undercover, working undercover, vengeance, deadly, starting over, heroes, government agency, murder, hitman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, colombia, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Street Corner Justice (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Pittsburgh cop Mike Justus is kicked off the force and moves away to relax in sunny Los Angeles. Unfortunately his dream retirement turns out to be a nightmare and he is forced to deal out his own brand of street corner justice.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, vengeance, life is a bitch, master criminal, society, rivalry, crimes, law enforcement, fighting crime, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.6
 516
Raven (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Martin Grant has been hiding for years to escape his past as a ruthless mercenary in the elite force Raven Team. He's recently been engaged and are trying to forget the nightmares of murder and betrayal. Martin was convinced, that he could ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, crimes, dishonesty, lone wolves, soldier, heroes, criminal heroes, danger, graphic violence, distopia, deadly, state affairs ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 4.5
 567
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, captivating, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, contests and competitions, rivalry, vigilantism, tough heroes, deathtrap, crimes, deadly, underground fighting, underground tournament, cage fighting, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Killing Zone (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Convict is recruited from a chain gang to help capture a Mexican drug lord.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, graphic violence, profanity, tough heroes, nudity (full frontal - brief), vengeance, violence spree, rivalry, heroes, law enforcement, chases and races, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 2.4
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Radical Jack (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After quitting his job, a man decides to go after the one person responsible for ruining his life.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, heroes, lone wolves, adventure, vigilantism, vengeance, crimes, undercover, dishonesty, rivalry, arms dealing, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, serial killer, crimes, murder, crime, rivalry, law enforcement, deadly, police detective, tough heroes, master criminal, master warrior ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 ⇓
51%
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Prisoner 701 Sasori (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When a band of assassins invade the home of their target Hei Tai they find only his lovely, innocent, bride-to-be, Nami and force upon her a cruel dilemma: either she kills her fiancee’s sister or they kill her fiancee. Trapped, and unable to ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: women's prison, revenge, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, fugitives, rivalry, murder, martial arts, chases and races, criminal heroes, confined, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.9
 774
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, track down, escapades, rivalry, crimes, race against time, tough heroes, duel, danger, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Rick Jeffries is the head of a group of elite soldiers who swim into action, doing the dirty jobs no else can or wants to do. They are in pursuit of a world traveling terrorist known only as Casper, and have the difficult job of bringing him ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, race against time, undercover, adventure, terrorism, heroic mission, danger, chases and races, escapades, confined, heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Northville Cemetery Massacre (1976)
Genre: Crime, Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The bikers are the heroes and the lawmen are the villains in this vintage action drama. The Spirits are a motorcycle club who ride the highways and country roads of Michigan; while they look rough, wear beat-up denim and favor Harley Davidsons, the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, frame up, revenge, police, rape, vietnam veteran, vigilante, hippie, motorcycle, motorcycle gang, biker, vigilantism ...
Time: 70s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Mission of Justice (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mayoral candidate Dr. Rachel Olsen (Brigitte Nielsen) has a dangerous plan for swift justice in the form of a band of ex-convicts, called the Peacemakers, who roam the streets to do her bidding. When a boxer friend (Tony Burton) is killed by ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, vigilantism, martial arts, crime, crimes, rivalry, deadly, injustice, working undercover, criminal heroes, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.2
 262
Border Lost (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Over five thousand people illegally cross the border each day. There are areas where crime is at its highest, where criminals prey upon these defenseless groups. An elite task force is put together with high expectations of solving this problem that ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: illegal immigration, partners against crime, partners, danger, heroes, government agency, escapades, immigrants, daring rescue, desert, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.4
 6K
El Gringo (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man crossing into Mexico with a satchel of $2,000,000 – and a bloody past – suddenly finds himself under attack in the sleepy town of El Fronteras.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, neo noir
Plot: small town, criminal, outlaw, gang, track down, rivalry, danger, crimes, deadly, crime, lone wolves, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%