Movies like The Killing Zone

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The Killing Zone (1991)
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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: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, buddy movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, crimes, vengeance, heroes, drug dealing, crime, graphic violence, violence spree, good versus evil, chases and races, law enforcement, deadly, rivalry, criminal's revenge, tough heroes, profanity, nudity (full frontal - brief), snake, drug lord, desert, kidnapping, tourist, fiancee, workout, vigilante ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, arizona

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Most similar movies to The Killing Zone

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about deadly, rivalry, crimes, vengeance, heroes, murder and graphic violence mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Killing Zone: American Muscle (2014), On the Edge (2002), Street Corner Justice (1996), Quiet Cool (1986), Shotgun (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, deadly, violence spree, rivalry, tough heroes, delusion, hate, revenge, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), big ass ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.3
 156
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, deadly, partners against crime, rivalry, drug dealing, law enforcement, crimes, vengeance, urban ghetto, drug dealer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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 ⇓
85%
 5.8
 629
Quiet Cool (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: This actioner is set in a remote, heavily forested area in Northern California where marijuana growers raise their illegal crops and run whole communities with their terrorist tactics and wealth. The tale centers on the efforts of a fearless New ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: marijuana, police detective, signal, tough heroes, strong violent content, missing person, kidnapping, vigilantism, drug dealing, rivalry, partners against crime, partners ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 4.4
 244
Shotgun (1989)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Detective Ian 'Shotgun' Jones hunts a sadistic misogynistic maniac.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, revenge, bondage, law enforcement, crimes, deadly, gangsters, rivalry, chases and races, vigilantism, murder, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, injustice, crime, crimes, rivalry, deadly, dishonesty, working undercover, police detective, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.3
 461
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, desert, small town, revenge, lone wolves, deadly, one man army, heroes, danger, mysterious character, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.8
 496
Raven (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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: exciting, realistic, serious, 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 ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 105
Banzai Runner (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A highway patrolman goes after a ring of hit-and-run drivers known as "Banzai runners," who have fast, expensive cars and stage illegal, dangerous high-speed races on the freeways at night.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, hit and run, chases and races, dishonesty, crimes, hidden identity, drug dealing, danger, undercover, master criminal, police investigation, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, martial arts, marine, hitman, law enforcement, deadly, rivalry, chases and races, heroes, gangsters, criminal heroes, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 ⇓
56%
 3.7
 214
City of Fear (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, UK, Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When reporter Steve Roberts acts on a call from his good friend, Charlie, urging him to report on a hot scientific story in Bulgaria, he ends up in a world of disappearance, death and deception.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: criminal's revenge, amateur detective, deadly, dishonesty, drug dealing, rivalry, intrigue, journalism, gangsters, crimes, vengeance, murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, danger, contests and competitions, crimes, deadly, working undercover, vengeance, law enforcement, ambition, rivalry, heroes, master warrior ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.1
 338
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, drug dealing, murder, martial arts, vengeance, working undercover, memory loss, kidnapping, uninhibited rivalry, vigilantism, false accusation, gang ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.4
 571
Recoil (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Detective Ray Morgan accidentally kills the son of a mob boss. The mob boss orders to have Morgan killed unknowing that the assassin killed Morgan's wife and kids. Now Morgan's out for revenge..and he'll do it his own way
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, car chase, gangsters, bank, heist, vengeance, showbiz, crime, good versus evil, chases and races, criminal heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: family relations, parents and children, hitman, disorder, on the run, master warrior, danger, deadly, tough heroes, heroes, martial arts, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 547
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, contests and competitions, rivalry, vigilantism, tough heroes, deathtrap, deadly, crimes, underground fighting, underground tournament, cage fighting, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Serious Shock! Yes Madam! (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Though policewoman Hsie Wan-chin (Cynthia Yang Li-ching) is merrily planning for her wedding with fellow cop Wilson Tsiang (Lawrence Ng Kai-wah), he is having an illicit affair with her best friend, May (Moon Lee). When Wilson tries to break things ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: girls with guns, confined, deadly, kidnapping, fugitives, chases and races, betrayal, love and romance, crime, dishonesty, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 5.1
 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, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.6
 693
Cold Steel (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Detective Johnny Modine gets his Christmas celebration spoiled with news of his father's death, which seems the work of psychopathic junkies ...
Style: realistic, tense, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, investigation, police detective, crimes, rivalry, femme fatale, deadly, ex cop, vengeance, christmas eve, strong female presence ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Ancient Warriors (2003)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, death, escapades, danger, vengeance, imaginary, master warrior, deadly, chase, bio weapon, heroes, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.6
 575
The Expert (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It was a brutal murder that sent deranged psychopath Martin Kagan to prison. It was a naive deputy warden that granted him a stay of execution. Now, the police department's tactical defence instructor, John Lomax, wants revenge for his beloved ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, heroes, murder, vigilantism, psychopath, mentally unstable, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, crimes, deadly, death row, wrongfully committed ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.0
 628
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 ⇓
43%
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Pushed to the Limit (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Magnificent Mimi is a woman with a destiny and a bright future ahead of her. She is the world's greatest female wrestling champion, she has a loving boyfriend and loyal family members who care and love her. But things take a turn for the worst ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: martial arts, murder, revenge, master warrior, crime, deadly, criminal's revenge, gangsters, vengeance, vigilantism, graphic violence, tough heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Don of the Dons (2014)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The Don of Dons is a forced love story with murderous pulp action. Mr. Brown, a man that is pushed beyond his limits must find a mythical figure only known as the Mad Sam. If he fails, the gangsters that have kidnapped the love of his life will kill ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crimes, gang, deadly, danger, master criminal, chases and races, track down, violence spree, race against time, kidnapping, mysterious character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.1
 252
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: illegal immigration, partners, partners against crime, danger, heroes, government agency, escapades, immigrants, daring rescue, deadly, desert, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
To Protect and Serve (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A rookie cop becomes the chief suspect in the killing of some of his crooked cohorts.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), escapades, crimes, investigation, good versus evil, rivalry, murder, survival, vigilantism, police corruption, vengeance, police detective ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.6
 736
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, exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, serial killer, crimes, murder, tough heroes, police detective, rivalry, crime, master criminal, master warrior, police investigation, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Without Mercy (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: Indonesia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: He' s been betrayed by his country, stripped of his honor and exiled to a foreign land. Now maverick Marine officer Frank Zagarino has found a way to get back what was stolen from him. And he'll get it-no matter what it takes.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: tough heroes, master warrior, betrayal, crimes, lone wolves, heroes, dishonesty, one man army, law enforcement, rivalry, partners against crime, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, vietnam, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 382
Hard Justice (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When A.T.F. agent Nick Adams (David Bradley) goes undercover in a prison to unravel the mystery of a fellow agents death there. Warden Pike (Charles Napier) and his pet goons are involved in all kinds of corrupt activities; dope dealing and gun ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, martial arts, prison, confined, drug dealing, special agents, chases and races, law enforcement, partners, partners against crime, heroes, investigation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%