Movies like Street Law

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Street Law (1974)
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Street Law (1974)
Original name: Il cittadino si ribella
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corruption, rebellion, car chase, revenge, bulldozer, vengeance, gory, vigilantism, crimes, crime, urban, rivalry, fighting crime, heist, heroes, society, bank robbery, money, violence, death, female nudity, tough guy, torture, photographer, crime boss ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe

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Most similar movies to Street Law

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about crimes, violence, crime, rivalry, murder, shot to death and shot in the chest mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Street Law: The Tough Ones (1976), The Boss (1973), Contraband (1980), The Italian Connection (1972), The Heroin Busters (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, psychopath, crime, tough law enforcer, vigilantism, crimes, danger, law enforcement, serial killer, fighting crime, vengeance, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.0
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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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, cynical
Plot: hitman, kidnapping, crime, criminal heroes, gang, gangsters, urban, crimes, danger, rivalry, criminal's revenge, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, sicily, europe, palermo italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.5
 1K
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, sadist, mafia, vengeance, chase, gang, gory, gangsters, crime, cigarette, drug dealing, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Italian Connection (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a shipment of heroin disappears between Italy and New York, a small-time pimp in Milan is framed for the theft. Two professional hitmen are dispatched from New York to find him, but the real thieves want to get rid of him before the New York ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, hitman, vengeance, pimp, criminal heroes, crime, gangsters, chase, urban, manhunt, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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The Heroin Busters (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Drug use in the city of Rome is at an all-time high. Children score from dealers in front of their schools, mules waltz straight through airport security, and Interpol's main man, Mike Hamilton (David Hemmings), is at his wits' end. Fed up ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, interpol, criminal heroes, reluctant partners, crime, special agents, drug dealing, ego clash, chases and races, law enforcement, partners, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Cynic, the Rat and the Fist (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is probably the best example of a 70's Italian crime movie, though not the "best" movie of the genre (does that make sense?). It has, besides Saxon, an entirely Italian cast but most of them are pretty recognizable regulars in ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: fire extinguisher, sniper rifle, violence, uninhibited rivalry, crime, tough heroes, chases and races, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, gang, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.6
 3K
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: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, blackmail, organized crime, brutality, police, betrayal, gangsters, crime, rock, criminal heroes, crimes, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.1
 778
Violent Naples (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Inspector Betti (Maurizio Merli) is transferred to Naples and immediately after his arrival receives a warm welcome from The Commandante (Barry Sullivan), the city's crime lord. Betti then goes on a personal mission against corruption and ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: carjacking, police interrogation, undercover cop, tough law enforcer, crime, law enforcement, gang, urban, gangsters, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, napoli italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 6.6
 2K
The Family (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A hitman is double-crossed by his girlfriend and barely escapes a murder attempt. He then sets out to take his revenge on the woman and the gang boss who put her up to it.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, revenge, hitman, murder, femme fatale, criminal heroes, crime, criminal's revenge, gang, gangsters, lone wolves, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 60s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.3
 936
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.
Plot: fight, suicide, revenge, gang rape, racketeer, crooked lawyer, beretta, running from police, armed robbery, stylized violence, molotov cocktail, police interrogation ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.6
 308
City War (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two cops--both partners and best friends--find their friendship and their lives at stake when they try to take down a ruthless drug dealer.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, gangsters, crime, partners against crime, police, criminal, vengeance, urban, crimes, law enforcement, partners, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Syndicate Sadists (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A biker's brother is killed while investigating the kidnapping of a young boy, the byproduct of a war between two crime families. The biker vows to get revenge by finding the kidnapped boy and destroying the two families.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, criminal's revenge, gangsters, crime, lone wolves, vengeance, vigilantism, tough heroes, crimes, rivalry, one man army, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.4
 64K
Ninja Assassin (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ninja Assassin follows Raizo, one of the deadliest assassins in the world. Taken from the streets as a child, he was transformed into a trained killer by the Ozunu Clan, a secret society whose very existence is considered a myth. But haunted by the ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, one man army, martial arts, ninja, assassin, revenge, gory, haunted by the past, vengeance, punishment, master warrior, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: china, asia, berlin germany, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 637
Renegade Force (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An FBI Agent (Michael Rooker) and a female cop (Diane DiLascio) join forces to stop renegade cops who are offing the bad guys. Robert Patrick is the leader of the renegades and Louis Mandylor is a reluctant young cop that is brought into the hit ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, police corruption, swat, gory, special agents, courtroom, crimes, deadly, crime, law enforcement, criminal heroes, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Long Arm of the Law: Part 2 (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This sequel to the critically-acclaimed box-office winner Long Arm of the Law maintains the same stark realism of the original. In Saga Two, the Royal Hong Kong Police put into operation a new plan to counteract the problem of increasing violent ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, chase, gory, criminal heroes, police investigation, crime, gang, gangsters, master criminal, partners against crime, violence spree, heist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 65K
Shaft (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: New York police detective John Shaft arrests Walter Wade Jr. for a racially motivated slaying. But the only eyewitness disappears, and Wade jumps bail for Switzerland. Two years later Wade returns to face trial, confident his money and influence ...
Style: stylized, rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, private detective, revenge, violence, corruption, tough law enforcer, crime, black people, drug dealer, police brutality, police investigation, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, switzerland, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.8
 545
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, martial arts, frame up, police corruption, crime, police, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, criminal heroes, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rape, murder, psychopath, gang, heist, prison, criminal's revenge, gory, crime, vengeance, vigilantism, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Raid: Redemption (2011)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Indonesia, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Deep in the heart of Jakarta's slums lies an impenetrable safe house for the world's most dangerous killers and gangsters. Until now, the run-down apartment block has been considered untouchable to even the bravest of police. Cloaked under ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug lord, fist fighting, swat team, survival, martial arts, death, rivalry, high rise, violence spree, danger, violence, warrior ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: indonesia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, vengeance, crimes, crime, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry, femme fatale, chase, dealing with death, investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
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47%
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 563
The Big Heat (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A cop (Waise Lee) is losing the control of his right hand and cannot pull the trigger on time anymore. Before any accident happens, he decides to resign. Meanwhile his friend and informer is brutally murdered in Malaysia. Before leaving the force, ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, gory, crime, master criminal, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, fighting crime, police investigation, vengeance, police corruption, working undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, malaysia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 126K
The Last Stand (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ray Owens is sheriff of the quiet US border town of Sommerton Junction after leaving the LAPD following a bungled operation. Following his escape from the FBI, a notorious drug baron, his gang, and a hostage are heading toward Sommerton Junction ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, small town, hostage, fbi, tough law enforcer, convoy, escape, prisoner, sheriff, machine gun, drug lord, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa, arizona, las vegas, california, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.2
 297K
The Equalizer (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloƫ Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ...
Style: suspense, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, lone hero, fighting crime, lone wolves, vigilante, corruption, righting the wronged, organized crime, crime, tough heroes, gory, vigilantism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Hitman "El Mariachi" becomes involved in international espionage involving a psychotic CIA agent and a corrupt Mexican general.
Style: stylized, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, small town, corruption, hitman, vengeance, drug lord, assassination attempt, gunfight, gangster, murder, deadly weapon, cia agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Black Moon Rising (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An FBI free-lancer stashes a stolen Las Vegas-crime tape in a high-tech car stolen by someone else.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, revenge, fbi, assassin, gun, violence, murder, mixed martial arts, robbery, shotgun, thief ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Butcher (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A mob enforcer is set up to take the fall for a multi-million dollar heist involving a rival gang boss. Merle (Eric Roberts) is a gambler stuck on a twenty-year losing streak, but his luck is about to change. Surviving a trap that was intended to ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, gambling, criminal heroes, gangsters, crime, betrayal, crime gone awry, vengeance, infidelity, heist, hitman, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 104K
Parker (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A thief with a unique code of professional ethics is double-crossed by his crew and left for dead. Assuming a new disguise and forming an unlikely alliance with a woman on the inside, he looks to hijack the score of the crew's latest heist.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, heist, crimes, robbery, jewel robbery, betrayal, fight scenes, cons and scams, car chase, blood, money, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa, kentucky, ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Taking of Beverly Hills (1991)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A chemical spill has caused the occupants of Beverly Hills to be forcibly evacuated. A retiring football player left behind, finds that the toxic gas emulating from the spill is a bogus front for a heist set up by fired police officers out to ...
Style: serious, humorous, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, heist, car chase, danger, chase, on the run, race against time, evacuation, master criminal, hollywood, partners against crime, reluctant partners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: beverly hills, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, vengeance, tough law enforcer, vigilantism, cocaine, organized crime, crime, fighting crime, revenge, tough heroes, danger, tragic hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, usa, california, latin america, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The First Shot (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During a period of widespread police corruption, Ti Lung is a stubborn cop who takes on both the mob and the political establishment.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, betrayal, dirty cop, gunfight, kung fu, martial arts, undercover cop, murder, corruption, crime, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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