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No Retreat, No Surrender 2 (1987)
 5.0
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No Retreat, No Surrender 2 (1987)
Original name: No Retreat, No Surrender 2: Raging Thunder
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this sequel, Scott Wylde, an American kickboxer, must go to Cambodia to rescue his Vietnamese girlfriend from Russian and Vietnamese troops.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, intense, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kidnapping, master warrior, jungle, heroes, graphic violence, daring rescue, kickboxing, martial artist, fistfight, fight, buddy cop, escapades, vengeance, rivalry, confined, buddies, obsessive quest, airplane, combat, prostitute, snake, karate, police officer ...
Time: 80s
Place: cambodia, asia, thailand, bangkok thailand

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No Retreat, No Surrender 3: Blood Brothers (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, intense, suspense
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Time: 80s
Place: florida, washington d.c.
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The Eliminator (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Joe Armstrong, an orphaned drifter will little respect for much other than martial arts, finds himself on an American Army base in The Philippines after a judge gives him a choice of enlistment or prison. On one of his first missions driving a ...
Style: entertaining, serious, exciting, suspenseful, intense ...
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Time: 80s, 20th century
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Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The notorious “One-Armed Swordsman” who has spent the last two years retired from the martial world as a simple farmer with his wife. Of course this idyllic life is about to be sliced to ribbons by Chang’s wicked imagination. He concocts a ...
Style: serious, realistic, offbeat
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Duration: 99 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 96 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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