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Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man (1976)
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Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man (1976)
Original name: Uomini si nasce poliziotti si muore
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fred and Tony are members of an elite 'special squad' of police in Rome, Italy who are licensed-to-kill, undercover cops and who love to live dangerously.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: police, police brutality, undercover cop, christmas, sex, dog, gangsters, rape, fight, prostitute, motorcycle, violence, blonde, death, hostage, female nudity, sex scene, criminal, torture, drugs, brutality, speed, gun, betrayal, violence against women ...
Place: italy, rome italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about violence, police, shot to death, shot in the chest, blood splatter, shot in the back and shot in the head mostly in Crime, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man: The Big Racket (1976), The Boss (1973), Contraband (1980), A Special Cop in Action (1976), Crimebusters (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Big Racket (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Nico Palmieri is a police inspector who battles against hoodlums terrorising a sleepy Italian village, extorting cash from the locals.
Style: cult film
Plot: suicide, gunfight, fight, revenge, racketeer, beretta, crooked lawyer, gun sau, police officer knocked unconscious, exit wound, grenade, police interrogation ...
Place: italy
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95%
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The Boss (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A bomb attack in a cinema in Palermo kills all the fellows of Attardi's clan a part from Cocchi. He immediately understands that the author of the bomb attack is Daniello from Don Corrasco's clan. Cocchi is determined to revenge. His ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, cynical ...
Plot: kidnapping, gangsters, hitman, deadly, gang, dishonesty, danger, criminal's revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong violent content, sexual content, urban ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: sicily, italy, europe, palermo italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Contraband (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Cigarette smugglers in Naples run into problems with cocaine operations being set up by a rival smuggler. Full of violence, including a women's face being burned off with a blow torch and a graphic rape scene.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, chase, gangsters, violence, track down, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, drug dealing, gang, criminal heroes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, napoli italy, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
A Special Cop in Action (1976)
Genre: Thriller, Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A school bus with young children being kidnapped. Commissario Betti will solve the case. High action is promised, including hostage, bank robberies, car chases, prison scenes and mafia bosses!
Style: surprise ending
Plot: torture, submachine gun, shot to death, sunglasses, blood splatter, fistfight, shot multiple times, exploding car, crushed head, shot in the back, police chase, hospital ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Crimebusters (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Major Paolo Altieri of the Paratroopers Corps foils the kidnapping of child, but becomes the victim himself of a violent assault by the bandits. He realises that the criminals have used an experimental machine gun that's used only in his own ...
Plot: exploding body, brutality, crushed to death, shot in the chest, assault rifle, police officer, shot in the eye, police officer killed, violence against women, shot in the stomach, knife, shot in the head ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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High Crime (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An Italian police inspector matches wits with a powerful European drug ring. As he comes closer to the top of the underworld organization, his odds of survival decrease.
Style: cult film
Plot: semiautomatic pistol, hit by a car, car chase, shot in the back, shot point blank, shot in the leg, drug ring, police officer bombed, exploding body, one man army, torture, stabbing ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Emergency Squad (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A ruthless Interpol agent goes after the man who killed his wife in Stelvio Massi's crime thriller. A gutsy robber named Marseilles pulls off a tricky heist, but he's no match for agent Ravelli, a maverick who can't control his ...
Plot: revenge, car chase, machine gun, interpol, concussion, grudge, shot to death, shot in the side, gangster, shot in the back, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Violent City (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A detective sick and tired of the rampant crime and violence in his city, and constantly at odds with his superiors, is finally kicked out of the department for a "questionable" shooting of a vicious criminal. However, he is soon ...
Plot: wheelchair, knife, police shootout, investigation, broken arm, hospital, kicked in the chest, partner, deformity, robbery, shot in the side, machine gun ...
Place: italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Colt 38 Special Squad (1976)
Genre: Drama, Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When his wife is kidnapped by a local crime lord, a determined police captain forms his own squad of rogue cops, each of whom wields a .38 Colt revolver. The mission, of course, is to rescue the captain's wife -- but the conflict soon explodes ...
Style: cult film
Plot: criminal underworld, child abduction, hostage, police corruption, shot through a door, brawl, screaming in pain, disguise, one man army, gun, disarming someone, crushed hand ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Young, Violent, Dangerous (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paul, Joe and Louie are three young men from good families who decide to go on a bloodthirsty and pointless crime spree, much to the dismay of paul’s girlfriend (Eleonora Giorgi) and the local police commissioner (Tomas Milian). the group starts ...
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: murder, robbery, sadism, sexual abuse, betrayal, escape, police officer, evil, group of friends, money, dog attack, police car ...
Place: milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Tough Ones (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A tough, violent cop who doesn't mind bending the law goes after a machine-gun-carrying, hunchbacked psychotic killer.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, psychopath, deadly, danger, rivalry, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, dishonesty, law enforcement, crime, serial killer, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Weapons of Death (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Napoli spara! (internationally released as Weapons of Death and Naples shoots) is a "poliziottesco" film directed by Mario Caiano in 1977. It is an unofficial sequel of Napoli violenta, of which reprises the character of Gennarino (still ...
Plot: shot in the chest, shot to death, child driving a car, hospital, martial arts, police officer knocked unconscious, surveillance, shot in the shoulder, shotgun, stylized violence, chase, running out of ammo ...
Time: 70s
Place: napoli italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Street Law (1974)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Carlo Antonelli, an engineer from Genoa, gets mugged and decides to take justice into his own hands. At first the muggers seem to get the upper hand, but then he's helped by Tommy, a young robber who takes his side.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, corruption, revenge, car chase, rebellion, bulldozer, crime, fighting crime, crimes, heroes, rivalry, society ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Caliber 9 (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Just out of prison, ex-con Ugo Piazza meets his former employer, a psychopathic gangster Rocco who enjoys sick violence and torture. Both the gangsters and the police believe Ugo has hidden $300,000 that should have gone to an American drug ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, betrayal, nudity (full frontal - brief), brutality, police, organized crime, blackmail, gunfight, crime, rivalry, dishonesty, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Day of the Cobra (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An American narcotics agent is murdered in Italy. The head of the department decides to hire Larry Stanziani, 'The Cobra'. Larry, a former agent and now a third-rate private detective, uses the opportunity to get even with an old enemy, ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: private detective, main character shot, stabbed to death, stabbed in the chest, death of child, shot in the leg, assassination, mixed martial arts, parkour, maverick cop, sniper rifle, police detective ...
Place: san francisco, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Manhunt in the City (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a crook gets framed as a drug kingpin, the mob decide to "off" his wife. Revenge is the name of the game, and the manhunt is on!
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: vigilante, bank robbery, revenge, shot in the hand, shot in the stomach, shot in the neck, female nudity, shotgun, criminal underworld, shot in the face, blind man, sex ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Convoy Busters (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In Rome, a vagrant finds the body of a teen girl, her throat professional slashed. Police inspector Olmi uses his brutal and violent methods to follow a trail that leads him toward high government officials. When his methods leave an innocent ...
Plot: machine gun, disfigured face, interrogation, shot in the back, police, throat slitting, bloodbath, revenge, gore, shot in the head, police officer shot, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.7
 616
Tiger Cage (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Something fishy is going on in the anti-Drug Trafficking Unit of the HK Police, and only a few honest cops know that the corruption goes all the way to the top. However, they must prove their case quickly, and by unconventional means, after they are ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, martial arts, betrayal, gangsters, police corruption, vengeance, drug abuse, wooing, tough heroes, police detective, partners, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Street War (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film focuses on Murri; the token maverick cop. He is called in after a bunch of criminals pull off a successful prison break and spend the night picking off various informers and people they don't like. Murri investigates; hooking up with ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: shot in the chest, revenge, shot to death, gangster, mafia, violence, machine gun, shotgun, falling from height, stabbed in the chest, shot in the shoulder, police chase ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Super Bitch (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cliff works as a narcotics investigator for the police and infiltrate a mafia gang. Soon it turns out that Cliff has bigger plans than just to bust bad guys.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: bleeding to death, drug smuggling, cemetery, female full frontal nudity, shot in the chest, female nudity, police, sex, shot in the back, blackmail, undercover cop, shower ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.4
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Silent Action (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A small yet strange series of deaths of people working for the Ministry of Defense and the military hits Italy. Since all of the deaths seem to be accidental or suicides, no alarm bells start to ring anywhere. That's a problem, because the ...
Plot: police officer shot through the heart, hit by a train, riot, surveillance, shot in the back, police officer, shot point blank, police protection, police officer shot in the back, police officer bombed, impersonating a police officer, criminal underworld ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Mad Dog Killer (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sadistic no-count killer Nanni Vitali and three other equally brutish hoodlums escape from prison. The foul foursome embark on a savage rape, murder, and robbery spree. Vitali even abducts and defiles frightened hapless lass Giuliana Caroli. ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, hostage, murder, heist, psychopath, rape, crimes, crime, chases and races, criminal's revenge, dangerous animal, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Palermo-Milano Solo Andata (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Turi Leofonte (Giannini) is a former mafioso who accepts to be a witness at a process involving very important people in the organization. For the Mafia, Leofonte is dangerous, that's why he has to be killed. A police group led by Nino Di ...
Plot: shot in the neck, police officer shot in the head, assault rifle, police officer shot in the chest, soldier, police officer, shot in the shoulder, police escort, explosion, police protection, shot in the stomach, murder ...
Place: milan italy, palermo italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Violent Cop (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Detective Azuma is a Dirty-Harry style rogue cop who often uses violence and unethical methods to get results.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, vengeance, police, police detective, anti heroes, kidnapping, anti hero, drug dealer, police officer, police investigation, crime, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Maximum Force (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three renegade cops team up to take on the corrupt chief of police and a crime lords hatchet-man.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, chase, gangsters, undercover, police detective, police officer, renegade, computer cracker, law enforcement, good versus evil, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Back in Action (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Two men have different motivations but the same goal when they team up and mount an assault on a powerful drug gang.
Style: cult film
Plot: green beret, bandit, buddy cop, handcuffs, held at gunpoint, punched in the face, female reporter, shot through a door, killing spree, overturning car, jewish american, disguise ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.8
 482
Bloody Friday (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Womansing thug Klett is sprung from the courthouse by two accomplices, then sets about planning the big heist of a local bank, equipped with a cache of high-powered weapons he's acquired from an American army outpost. Together with his faithful ...
Style: cult film
Plot: hostage, bank, heist, robbery, bank robber, kidnapping, breasts, sex, escape, bank robbery, violence, police officer shot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.4
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Deadly Target (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Chinese gangster in Los Angeles escapes on the eve of his deportation to Hong Kong. A martial-arts master detective and his ragtag team get caught up in the action as they track down this ruthless killer.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, martial arts, gang, dishonesty, tough heroes, deadly, heroes, vengeance, crimes, chases and races, law enforcement, missing person ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, asia, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.1
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To Be Twenty (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lia and Tina are two beautiful girls who meet and realize that they have a lot in common. They are both young, beautiful and pissed off, so they decide to hitchhike their way to Rome to find Nazariota's commune, a place to stay for free and ...
Style: sex comedy, surprise ending
Plot: sexual abuse, prostitution, exploitation, gang, rape, kissing, commune, terrorism, lesbianism, guru, violence, mime ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Rich and Famous 2 (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After being released from prison, Tang Kat-Yung exacts revenge on Li Ah Chai, in this sequel to Rich and Famous.
Style: rough, stylized, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, betrayal, crime, partners, going straight, deadly, danger, criminal's revenge, buddies, heroes, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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