Movies like Zero Tolerance 1994

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Zero Tolerance (1994)
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Zero Tolerance (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After surviving a sneak attack on himself and fellow agents Jimmy and Gene as they were transporting drug kingpin Raymond Manta out of a Mexican jail, FBI agent Jeff Douglas becomes an uwitting pawn of the White Hand drug cartel. Mistakenly told that his already murdered family is being held hostage, Jeff is forced to turn one-time courier for the White Hand, whose leaders are Manta and four others named Helmut Vitch, Milt Kowalski, Russ LaFleur, and Hansel Lee. After surviving a car-bombing in Las Vegas, Jeff learns the truth about his family being murdered, and he sets out to exterminate the White Hand cartel. Unofficially aided by an agent named Megan, whose mother was raped and murdered years ago, Jeff steals FBI files and begins his campaign of revenge on the White Hand cartel.
Style: exciting, tense, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug abuse, murder, prison, gangsters, crimes, vengeance, special agents, hitman, heroes, hostages, confined, drug dealing, crime, good versus evil, track down, working undercover, vigilantism, danger, one man army, fighting crime, chases and races, master criminal, law enforcement, criminal heroes, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: mexico, las vegas, nevada, usa

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Most similar movies to Zero Tolerance

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about rivalry, crimes, deadly, crime, chases and races, law enforcement and murder mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Zero Tolerance: The Sweeper (1996), Get Carter (2000), American Yakuza (1993), Dead Drop (2013), Disco Godfather (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Sweeper (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young renegade undercover cop with a propensity for violence and a past history involving the murder of his cop father and the remainder of his family is recruited by a vigilante group with a leader who wants only to kill all criminals and those ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, vigilante, police shootout, working undercover, crimes, danger, self discovery, murder, chase, rivalry, gang, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
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95%
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Get Carter (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Remake of the British classic. Jack Carter, a mob enforcer living in Las Vegas, travels back to his hometown of Seattle for his brother's funeral. During this visit, Carter realizes that the death of his brother was not accidental, but a ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, murder, ritual, gangsters, vengeance, lone wolves, criminal heroes, crime, rivalry, tough heroes, deadly, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
American Yakuza (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Nick Davis leaves prison after one year in solitaire, he is hired to operate forklift in a warehouse in the harbor owned by the Japanese Yakuza patriarch Isshin Tendo. The place is assaulted by the Italian Mafia leaded by Dino Campanela and ...
Style: rough, serious, bleak, suspenseful, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, hitman, moral dilemma, law enforcement, police corruption, tough heroes, one man army, rivalry, undercover, danger, adoption, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 3.6
 688
Dead Drop (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After surviving a fall from a plane 3000-feet over the ocean, a former CIA operative turned government contractor re-infiltrates a dangerous North Mexican drug trafficking ring to find his own killer. With his memory unraveling, he descends into a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, crimes, undercover, one man army, betrayal, working undercover, dishonesty, master criminal, tough heroes, vengeance, chases and races, car chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Disco Godfather (1979)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A retired cop becomes a DJ/celebrity at the Blueberry Hill disco-- he's the "Disco Godfather!" All is well until his nephew flips out on a strange new drug that's sweeping the streets, called "angel dust," or PCP. Disco ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disco, martial arts, nightclub, chases and races, life is a bitch, tough law enforcer, crimes, working undercover, crime, unlikely partners, tough heroes, drug abuse ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.9
 467
Run and Kill (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man (Fatty) returns home to find his wife with another man. He goes to a bar and begins to drink, waking up the next day to find that he owes a mafioso money for killing his wife. Not wanting to pay the money, he enlists a malitia organization ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, murder, danger, dishonesty, track down, gangsters, master criminal, deadly, criminal's revenge, gory, vengeance, infidelity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hong kong, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Under Lock and Key (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An FBI agent goes undercover in a women's prison to find evidence hidden by a drug dealer's ex-girlfriend. After she is taken off the case, she finds that the drug dealer has kidnapped her daughter. She enlists the help of one of her ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, undercover, kidnapping, prison, fashion, injustice, drug dealing, drug abuse, battles, criminal heroes, special agents, crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.2
 2K
No Way Back (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When F.B.I. Agent Zack Grant's partner is killed during a blown-up operation, he attempts to find the person responsible. Mafiaso Frank Serlano believes Zack is responsible for his only sons death in the same operation and kidnaps Zacks son to ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female agent, kidnapping, undercover, hate crime, crime gone awry, danger, stewardess, confined, law enforcement, gangsters, master criminal, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 5.4
 470
Double Tap (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A drug-lord targets an undercover FBI agent and the hit man she falls in love with while tracking.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, investigation, vigilantism, assassination, terrorism, undercover, rivalry, criminal's revenge, drugs/alcohol, working undercover, tough law enforcer, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 4.6
 305
Money Crush (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Flush with $3 million in counterfeit bills, a pair of small-time criminals hope to make the big time by trading it in for a cool million in authentic cash. However, when the trade goes awry, three men end up murdered- one a cop with a vengeful ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, good versus evil, dishonesty, deadly, gangsters, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, crimes, crime, working undercover, tough law enforcer, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Boiling Point (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Red is an aging scam-artist who's just been released from prison together with Ronnie, a young and not-so-bright hoodlum who is easily manipulated. Their new business is to organize fake-money sales and then kill the buyer to take his money; ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, murder, investigation, prison, crime, redemption, master criminal, working undercover, vengeance, special agents, deadly, loss of partner ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Fist of the Warrior (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: First-class assassin Lee Choe (Pak) has spent years working for the mob. When his handler turns on him by killing his girlfriend and framing him for the murder, Lee stops at nothing to seek revenge. He fights back with a vengeance and violently ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, police corruption, vengeance, redemption, dishonesty, gangsters, track down, danger, rivalry, vigilantism, master criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Walking the Edge (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A Los Angeles taxi driver helps a distraught young woman on the run from gangsters after they murder her husband and young son.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, taxi driver, crimes, tough law enforcer, chases and races, hitman, police investigation, vigilantism, crime gone awry, danger, criminal heroes, crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
S.W.A.T.: Firefight (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Los Angeles S.W.A.T. officer, Lt. Paul Cutler, is sent to train the Detroit S.W.A.T. team on new anti-terrorism and homeland security techniques. Cutler has a hard time settling into his assignment as he locks horns with his new captain and ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swat team, swat, danger, rivalry, law enforcement, deadly, fighting crime, basic training, criminal's revenge, heroes, officers and cadets, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Walking Tall Part II (1975)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sheriff Buford Pusser continues his one-man war against moonshiners and a ruthless crime syndicate after the murder of his wife in late 1960's Tennessee.
Style: realistic, rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, murder, vengeance, tough heroes, tough law enforcer, crimes, danger, law enforcement, vigilantism, deadly, heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.4
 15K
Nighthawks (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An international terrorist has New York in a grip of panic and it's up to Det. Sgt. Deke DaSilva to take him down.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, police investigation, crime, master criminal, danger, crimes, hostages, tough law enforcer, working undercover, fighting crime, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, paris france, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Don Is Dead (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After his mistress is murdered a Mafia leader goes after the killer with a bloody vengeance. Soon after the hunt begins, a gang war ensues.
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, murder, hitman, mafia, criminal heroes, crimes, contests and competitions, crime, siblings relations, rivalry, frame up, tough heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: florida, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Prey of the Jaguar (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When his wife and son are brutally murdered by a fugitive drug lord that he helped put behind bars, former Special Ops agent Derek Leigh vows to avenge their deaths. After mastering lethal fighting skills at the hands of a martial arts instructor, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, superhero, vigilante, revenge, dealing with death, master villain, crimes, danger, tough heroes, manhunt, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 42K
A Man Apart (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When Vetter's wife is killed in a botched hit organized by Diablo, he seeks revenge against those responsible. But in the process, Vetter and Hicks have to fight their way up the chain to get to Diablo but it's easier said than done when ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, crimes, tough law enforcer, cocaine, vigilantism, organized crime, fighting crime, tough heroes, danger, crime, revenge, tragic hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, usa, los angeles, california, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.4
 2K
Indian (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 178 min.
Story: DCP Raksekhar Azad (Raj) is an invincible cop with a great aim. He arrests a terrorist by the name of Khan. But Khan lands in a prison cell that looks cushier than the Buckingham Palace. However, this gets Raj promoted, and he is congratulated by ...
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, terrorism, special agents, against the rules, working undercover, partners against crime, idealism, tough law enforcer, crimes, confined, hostages, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Shaft's Big Score! (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: John Shaft is back as the lady-loved black detective cop on the search for the murderer of a client.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, chase, murder, helicopter, cemetery, gangsters, vengeance, crime, police investigation, uncover truth, partners against crime, chases and races ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: harlem, usa, africa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.0
 785
To the Limit (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Colette is an attractive ex-CIA agent seeking revenge against a ruthless villan and his organization of trained assasins for the murder of her husband while the man is also after mobster Frank Di Vinci for his own personal reasons. It isn't ...
Style: sexy, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, murder, crimes, race against time, drug dealing, danger, law enforcement, undercover, criminal heroes, special agents, cons and scams, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.4
 335
Ricco (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fresh out of the joint, young Ricco is eager to get home to see his family. He was cut loose a year early for good behavior, but it certainly wasn't good behavior that got him in the big house in the first place. Two years prior, Ricco took it ...
Style: realistic, tense, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, tough heroes, crimes, criminal heroes, chases and races, crime, gory, vengeance, vigilantism, hitman, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Best of the Best II (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In an underground fight club, blackbelt Travis Brickley is killed after losing to the evil martial arts master Brakus. Travis' death is witnessed by Walter Grady, the son of his best friend Alex Grady. Alex and his partner, Tommy Lee, vow to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, rivalry, crime, contests and competitions, master warrior, friends, vengeance, righting the wronged, danger, partners, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Against the Law (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A trigger-happy outlaw goes on the run and a burned out, disillusioned cop gives chase. They end up head-to-head in a Los Angeles shoot out.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, lone wolves, working undercover, partners against crime, crimes, criminal heroes, crime, partners, folk hero, master criminal, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A fearless Secret Service agent will stop at nothing to bring down the counterfeiter who killed his partner.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret service, murder, undercover, loss of friend, vengeance, police investigation, crimes, tough law enforcer, anti heroes, track down, master criminal, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.1
 233
The Devil's 8 (1969)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The Devil's 8 is a 1969 film from American International Pictures. It is about a Federal agent (Christopher George) who recruits six convicts to bust a moonshine ring.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Plot: undercover, moonshine, heroes, deadly, gang, prison, rivalry, danger, battles, criminal heroes, crime, special agents ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Road House 2: Last Call (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Shane Tanner, the son of a legendary cooler named Dalton, learns that his uncle Nate got beat up by a group of men because he doesn't want to sell his bar, The Black Pelican, to a bunch of drug dealers. To help out his uncle, Shane teams up ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar, bar brawl, gunfight, tough guy, against the odds, law enforcement, tough heroes, small town, vengeance, good versus evil, dishonesty, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Return of the Street Fighter (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Martial artist Takuma Tsurugi returns to take on a Yakuza family that may be embezzling money from charities to finance their own operations. Both the police and the Yakuza find themselves battling Tsurugi, but Tsurugi's fight ultimately is ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hitman, gang, on the run, vengeance, rivalry, tough heroes, undercover, deadly, fighting crime, criminal's revenge, danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Wrong Turn at Tahoe (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A debt collector for the mob (Academy Award(R)-winner Cuba Gooding, Jr.) finds his fate taking a series of treacherous turns after his powerful boss and mentor (Miguel Ferrer) is caught in a dangerous double cross with the most dangerous drug dealer ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, criminal's revenge, gangsters, drug dealing, tough heroes, rivalry, violence spree, criminal heroes, chases and races, deadly, gunfight, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%