Movies like Escape from the Bronx

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Escape from the Bronx (1983)
 4.6
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Escape from the Bronx (1983)
Original name: Fuga dal Bronx
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ragtag group of people have to fight extermination squads amid their ruined city.
Style: rough, serious, futuristic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, kidnapping, anti hero, anti heroes, apocalypse, crimes, heroes, confined, life is a bitch, journalism, danger, master warrior, society, chases and races, chaos, escapades, future dystopia, gory, deadly, rivalry, leadership, post nuclear, bad guy, martial arts, post apocalypse ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa

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Most similar movies to Escape from the Bronx

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, futuristic, rough and suspenseful films with plots about danger, heroes, rivalry, future dystopia, chaos, life is a bitch and chases and races mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Escape from the Bronx: 1990: The Bronx Warriors (1982), Warriors of the Wasteland (1983), Cyber-Tracker 2 (1995), Exterminators of the Year 3000 (1983), Warrior of the Lost World (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
1990: The Bronx Warriors (1982)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic New York City, a policeman infiltrates the Bronx, which has become a battleground for several murderous street gangs.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang war, chase, gang, rivalry, motorcycle chase, social decay, vigilantism, street gang, karate, gory, chaos, wild ride ...
Time: future, 90s, 1990s, year 1990
Place: new york, usa, new york state, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
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Warriors of the Wasteland (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two mercenaries help wandering caravans fight off an evil and aimless band of white-clad bikers after the nuclear holocaust.
Style: exciting, bleak, futuristic, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, survival, apocalypse, deadly, escapades, danger, rivalry, gays and lesbians, space and aliens, life is a bitch, clergy, adventure ...
Time: future, year 2019, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Cyber-Tracker 2 (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Secret Service agent (Wilson) battles an arms dealer who is creating a cyborg army.
Style: serious, rough, futuristic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, androids and robots, martial arts, special agents, kidnapping, danger, undercover, changing the past or future, adventure, escapades, man versus machine, deadly ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Exterminators of the Year 3000 (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It's the year 3000 and a nuclear war has turned the earth into a desert wasteland. A group of survivors living in a cave run out of water and desperately need to locate a new supply. The last guy they sent out to find water never returned, and ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, futuristic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, gang, profanity, nuclear, post apocalypse, wasteland, car chase, heroes, life is a bitch, chases and races, danger, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Warrior of the Lost World (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A nomad mercenary on a high-tech motorcycle helps bring about the downfall of the evil Orwellian government, the Omega.
Style: serious, bleak, futuristic, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, heroes, space and aliens, chaos, battles, contamination, future dystopia, cons and scams, against the odds, chase, crimes, society ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Endgame (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the year 2025, a nuclear holocaust has left New York City an irradiated, but not abandoned, wasteland. The ruined city is inhabited now by scavenger packs and telepathic mutants, who are persecuted by the elite survivors. Keeping the people ...
Style: bleak, rough, futuristic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, rock, post apocalypse, telepathy, chases and races, rivalry, society, contests and competitions, master warrior, imaginary, deadly, heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
2019: After the Fall of New York (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a nuclear war, society breaks down into two groups, the evil Euraks and the rebel Federation. A mercenary named Parsifal is hired by the Federation to infiltrate New York City, which is controlled by the Euraks, to rescue the only fertile ...
Style: exciting, rough, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, cyborgs, murder, adventure, apocalypse, rivalry, anti heroes, danger, race against time, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2019
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
2020 Freedom Fighters (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic Texas, a band of warriors fight against a fascist regime that is trying to take control of all surviving population.
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, murder, revenge, vigilante, clergy, life is a bitch, society, escapades, rivalry, danger, heroes, gang ...
Time: future, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Ultimate Warrior (1975)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Only a few people still live in New York in 2015. They are organized in gangs with their own turf. One of them is led by Baron, another one by Carrot, and they are constantly at war with each other.
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, plague, pregnancy, apocalypse, distopia, post apocalypse, escapades, good versus evil, danger, heroes, deadly ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 2.9
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Gangland (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, an evil pack of outlaws is systematically turning civilians into prisoners and slaves. Worse yet, the spread of a terrifying deadly flesh-eating virus threatens to destroy all of humanity. As good and evil ...
Style: rough, bleak, serious, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Cyborg (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A martial artist hunts a killer in a plague-infested urban dump of the future.
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, futuristic, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 21st century, year 2019, 80s
Place: new york, usa, georgia, south carolina, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.2
 8K
White Wall (2010)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the near future, everything has changed. Basic human rights have become the rarest of luxuries. No one knows when this started but everyone knows how. The VXII, the deadliest virus ever created, spread like wildfire and decimated the majority of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, society, life is a bitch, danger, survival, future dystopia, rivalry, deadly, heroes, escapades, bounty hunter, secret ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
2047: Sights of Death (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The year is 2047. Our planet is ruled by the repressive Confederate Central Government (CCG). Ryan is a Green War rebel agent sent on a mission by Sponge to collect evidence against the CCG for its heinous crimes. Ryan soon faces the sinister ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, tense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Adrenalin: Fear the Rush (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In a not-too-distant future, a lethal virus sweeps across Europe, prompting the creation of quarantine refugee camps in the United States. Police officers Delon (Natasha Henstridge) and Lemieux (Christopher Lambert) learn of a grisly murder in the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, futuristic, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
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Time: future, 21st century
Place: boston, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
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The Running Man (1987)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: By 2017, the global economy has collapsed and American society has become a totalitarian police state, censoring all cultural activity. The government pacifies the populace by broadcasting a number of game shows in which convicted criminals fight ...
Style: rough, serious, futuristic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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TC 2000 (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.9
 199K
Mad Max (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a self-destructing world, a vengeful Australian policeman sets out to stop a violent motorcycle gang.
Style: cult film, suspenseful, stylized, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Hologram Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Five years after the mad terrorist Norman Galagher was sentenced to holographic stasis, he is given a parole hearing. But an equipment failure engineered by his cronies transforms the criminal into a living hologram with god-like powers. Now, ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Robgen industries newest security system is "The J Series Automatic", an android model designed and programmed to protect humans from violent attacks. But one night, an Automatic named J269 discovers a Robgen executive trying to rape a ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Stryker (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: suspenseful, rough, futuristic, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Demolition Man (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Simon Phoenix, a violent criminal cryogenically frozen in 1996, has escaped during a parole hearing in 2032 in the utopia of San Angeles. Police are incapable of dealing with his violent ways and turn to his captor, John Spartan, who had also been ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 2030s, 21st century, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Cyborg 3: The Recycler (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Prepare yourself for the all too deadly future. Cash, the heroine of Cyborg 2, is living safe in the free zone. But not for long. Biomechanical problems are taking down her systems and a visit to a doctor in Silica confirms her worst fears. She is ...
Style: bleak, futuristic, rough, serious, exciting ...
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Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Cyborg 2: Glass Shadow (1993)
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Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Eve of Destruction (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s, 1990s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Fighting Centurions (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the future, two television networks compete for ratings by producing violent game shows. One network produces a modern day version of the Roman gladiators, only on motorcycles instead of chariots, and uses convicted murderers as the participants, ...
Style: futuristic, rough, epic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: game, conspiracy, gladiator, graphic violence, tough heroes, gory, computers and web, prison, prison life, murder, satire, contests and competitions ...
Time: future, 21st century, distant future, 2000s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, South Africa
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be ...
Style: exciting, suspense, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Doomsday (2008)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, South Africa, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A lethal virus spreads throughout the British isles,infecting millions and killing hundreds of thousands. To contain the threat, acting authorities brutally quarantine the country as it succumbs to fear and chaos. The quarantine is successful. Three ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, plague, apocalypse, cannibalism, survival, infected, rescue, danger, chaos, society, quarantine, future dystopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2030s, 2010s ...
Place: scotland, england, london, europe, britain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.0
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Digital Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An out-of-control robot is inadvertently set loose in a small community, and a crack squad of soldiers are sent to hunt it down. Gradually, the members of the squad begin to suspect that some of them are robots.
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: soldier, heroes, terminator, explosion, robot, deadly, society, imaginary, chases and races, life is a bitch, escapades, a.i. ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 4.2
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Absolon (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the near future, a virus has infected everyone on the planet, and Absolon is a drug that everyone must take to stay alive. One corporation controls the drug. Murchison is the leader of this firm. A scientist who was researching the virus is found ...
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious, tense
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%