Movies like Street Law

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Street Law
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, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, vengeance, vigilantism, urban, crimes, crime, rivalry, fighting crime, heist, rebellion, bulldozer, corruption, revenge, car chase, heroes, society, criminal underworld, criminal syndicate, cargo, gun action, police officer shot in the back, police protection, two on a motorcycle, killed in police car, hit with a shovel ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy
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Die Hard
Action, Thriller
USA
132 min.
 8.2
Almost Human
Action, Crime, Thriller
Italy
99 min.
 7.4
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, crime, violence, murder, rivalry, law enforcement and chase mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Street Law: The Heroin Busters (1977), The Tough Ones (1976), The Italian Connection (1972), Almost Human (1974), Syndicate Sadists (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Heroin Busters
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crime, reluctant partners, special agents, drug dealing, ego clash, undercover, chases and races, law enforcement, partners, police investigation, partners against crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 7.0
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The Tough Ones
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, tough law enforcer, vigilantism, crimes, danger, chase, law enforcement, serial killer, psychopath, fighting crime, vengeance, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   85%
    User:   76%
 
The Italian Connection
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, criminal heroes, gangsters, chase, urban, hitman, manhunt, chases and races, mafia, crimes, deadly, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   85%
    User:   88%
 
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Almost Human
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A psychotic small-time criminal realizes that the everyday robberies, rapes and murders he commits aren't profitable enough, so he figures to hit the big time by kidnapping the daughter of a rich man.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, tough law enforcer, crime, gory, crime gone awry, urban, rape, crimes, deadly, gang, robbery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   84%
    User:   68%
 
The Cynic, the Rat and the Fist
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: uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes, crime, chases and races, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, sniper rifle, fire extinguisher, violence, gang, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy
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    User:   95%
 
Syndicate Sadists
Genre: Crime, Action, 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: criminal's revenge, crime, gangsters, lone wolves, vengeance, vigilantism, tough heroes, crimes, rivalry, kidnapping, one man army, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   81%
 
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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
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Time: 20th century, 70s
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System:   69%
    User:   62%
 
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The Taking of Beverly Hills
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Country: USA, Mexico
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Style: serious, humorous, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: beverly hills, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   70%
 
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Contraband
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Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
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Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   59%
 
 7.2
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Desperado
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Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A gunslinger is embroiled in a war with a local drug runner.
Style: stylized, sexy, dark humor, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, revenge, hitman, gory, brutality, gangsters, chase, violence, gunfight, vigilante, dark hero, organized crime ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   70%
 
 5.9
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Motorpsycho!
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Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Three bad boy motorcyclists get kicks raping other people's women and generally being a nuisance. When they rape a veterinarian's wife, he takes exception and pursues them, teaming up with a Cajun woman whose husband they killed. The ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough
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Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   65%
 
 5.7
 628
Renegade Force
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   52%
 
 7.1
 759
Violent Naples
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
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System:   55%
    User:   54%
 
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The Raid: Redemption
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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: realistic, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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    User:   48%
 
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Black Gunn
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Story: A successful and popular nightclub owner who believes financial independence is the path to equality and success, must act as a go-between for militant-minded brother and the white gang syndicate his brother has attacked and robbed. Their ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   50%
 
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The Enforcer
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dirty Harry Callahan returns again, this time saddled with a rookie female partner. Together, they must stop a terrorist group consisting of angry Vietnam veterans.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alcatraz, crime, kidnapping, police investigation, chase, violence, gunfight, revenge, murder, tough law enforcer, police, vigilante ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   49%
 
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The Family
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: criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, crime, gang, gangsters, hitman, lone wolves, tough law enforcer, revenge, unlikely partners, betrayal, murder ...
Time: 60s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   47%
 
Thriller: A Cruel Picture
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young woman, muted after a sexual assault as a child, is trained to seek violent revenge on those who have wronged her after being kidnapped and forced to work as a prostitute.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, sexual ...
Plot: strong sexual content, gory, mute or deaf, prostitute, vengeance, crime, sexual abuse, revenge, rivalry, addiction, life is a bitch, rape ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   57%
 
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Three the Hard Way
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The story involves a white supremist plot to taint the United States water supply with a toxin that is harmless to whites but lethal to blacks. The only obstacles that stand in the way of this dastardly plan are Jim Brown, Fred Williamson and Jim ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, interracial relations, racism, crimes, rivalry, crime, society, genocide, assassination, vigilantism, injustice, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, washington d.c., chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   51%
 
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Caliber 9
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, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, rock, criminal heroes, crimes, urban, betrayal, dishonesty, cons and scams, police, brutality, organized crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   49%
 
 5.9
 64K
Shaft
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crime, violence, revenge, corruption, police corruption, police investigation, chase, vengeance, car chase, kick-butt women, gunfight ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   54%
 
Long Arm of the Law: Part 2
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: criminal heroes, gory, police investigation, crime, gang, gangsters, master criminal, betrayal, chase, partners against crime, violence spree, heist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   46%
 
One Tough Bastard
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a man's wife and family are murdered, he plots revenge only to find out that the killer is under Federal protection and he must exact his own form of justice.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: criminal's revenge, witnessing a crime, drug dealing, murder, crime, vengeance, crimes, military, fbi, investigation, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, venice, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   45%
 
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Cold Steel
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: vengeance, murder, crimes, crime, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry, femme fatale, psychopath, chase, dealing with death, investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   44%
 
Puppet on a Chain
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Special agent Taube is on the case of a deadly heroin smuggling operation. This one is notable for an amazing power boat chase through the canals and waterways of Amsterdam
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, crimes, law enforcement, undercover, crime, prostitute, clergy, murder, secret agents, special agents, chase, drug dealing ...
Time: 70s
Place: holland, amsterdam, europe, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
A Dangerous Place
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Ethan's older brother Greg is found dead, the police rule the case a suicide, but Ethan suspects foul play stemming from Greg's recent involvement with a martial arts team called the Scorpions. Ethan is also accomplished at martial ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, high school, gang, crime, juvenile delinquency, urban ghetto, vengeance, teachers and students, murder, crimes, youth, dojo ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   45%
 
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Taffin
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a small Irish town is terrorized by a corrupt business syndicate, a lone hero (Brosnan) wages an all out war.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: irish, gangsters, small town, martial arts, violence, gang, violent, greed, blood, life philosophy, one man army, internet ...
Time: 80s
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
 6.4
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The Last Stand
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, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, car chase, hostage, fbi, chase, violence, tough law enforcer, revenge, violent, weapons, gunfight, fighting crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2010s
Place: usa, las vegas, california, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   44%
 

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Cleopatra Jones
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
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Time: 20th century, 70s
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Bullet to the Head
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Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After watching their respective partners die, a cop and a hitman form an alliance in order to bring down their common enemy.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
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System:   40%
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