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Macon County Line (1974)
 6.6
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Macon County Line (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A vengeful Southern sheriff is out for blood after his wife is brutally killed by a pair of drifters. Low-budget film set in Georgia in 1953 and based on fact.
Style: tense, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, crimes, vengeance, crime, life is a bitch, graphic violence, manhunt, vigilantism, chases and races, who done it, dishonesty, death in the family, deadly, rivalry, tough heroes, sheriff, sex, police, truck, female nudity, male nudity, boat, kiss, murder, blood ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1954, 1950s
Place: georgia, southern usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, rivalry, deadly, vengeance, murder, dishonesty and chases and races mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Macon County Line: Walking Tall Part II (1975), Doing Hard Time (2004), Slaughter (1972), A Small Town in Texas (1976), True Blood (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, vigilantism, murder, heroes, vengeance, tough heroes, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), crime, dishonesty, danger, fighting crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: tennessee, usa
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100%
Doing Hard Time (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A father's eight year old son is murdered in a gangland shooting. The father (Boris Kodjoe) gets himself thrown into prison to avenge his son's death.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, prison life, criminal heroes, vengeance, vigilantism, life is a bitch, confined, prison, dishonesty, police investigation, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.1
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Slaughter (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Slaughter, a former Green Beret, avenges the killing of loved ones by the Mob, and in so doing is coerced by the Feds into traveling to Mexico to finish off surviving mobsters.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
A Small Town in Texas (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A crooked sheriff in a small Southern town frames an ex-convict in a drug bust and takes his girlfriend.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, frame up, vengeance, sheriff, law enforcement, dishonesty, chases and races, crime, police corruption, small town, crimes, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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True Blood (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ray Trueblood, member of a street gang, is framed by an enemy of a rival gang, Billy "Spider" Masters. Ray is accused of killing a cop and he has to escape leaving behind his little brother, Donny. Ten years later Ray returns to his ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, frame up, criminal's revenge, crimes, vengeance, siblings relations, family relations, deadly, dishonesty, criminal heroes, false accusation, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Northville Cemetery Massacre (1976)
Genre: Crime, Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 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: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, frame up, motorcycle gang, hippie, violence, vietnam veteran, police, rape, revenge, blood, biker, motorcycle ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Escapist (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Denis Hopkins, a pilot, lives with his pregnant wife Valerie and has a comfortable lifestyle. When a gang of criminals led by the sadistic Ricky Barnes breaks into his home, he offers whatever the criminals want to protect his wife and unborn child, ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
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Time: 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Last Riders (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When his family is murdered, Johnny gets revenge on his former biker gang, The Slaves, and the police who lied to the gang about Johnny selling them out to the authorities.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, deadly, gangsters, dishonesty, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, vengeance, police, revenge, death of family, biker
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.3
 574
War Party (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One hundred years after the Battle of Milk River, both sides agree to reenact it. The cavalry are supposed to shoot blanks & the Indians weren't supposed to fight back....
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jim Rendall is 6 when his family gets killed. 25 years later he finds out why.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: frame up, crimes, rivalry, obsession, injustice, family life, deadly, chase, vengeance, chases and races, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Dirt Gang (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A film crew shooting in the desert is terrorized by a vicious outlaw motorcycle gang (on dirt bikes, no less) who are after the women in the company.
Style: rough, bleak, realistic, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.5
 210
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Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When The General is assassinated in the streets of San Juan, his four daughters are left embroiled in a scheme that leads all the way to the CIA and U.S. Treasury department. Now they must rely on each other to escape with their lives.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
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Duration: 96 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.7
 602
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Duration: 89 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 3.5
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Style: serious, suspense, tense, exciting, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.6
 800
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Duration: 88 min.
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 6.0
 610
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
 588
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Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense ...
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Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
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Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.7
 448
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.7
 524
The Mad Bomber (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Los Angeles police detective hunts a rapist and a bomber of public buildings.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.6
 72
Quiet Fire (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
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