Movies like Street Warrior

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Street Warrior (2008)
 4.5
 536
Street Warrior (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An Iraqi war vet returns home to find that his brother is in a coma from participating in an illegal underground fight club.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, vengeance, contests and competitions, vigilantism, one man army, deadly, rivalry, deathtrap, tough heroes, martial arts, gladiator, violence, street fighter, martial arts training, beating, brutality, fistfight, illegal fistfight, mixed martial arts, cage fighting, martial artist, martial arts tournament, underground tournament, underground fighting
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa

Most similar movies to Street Warrior

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and suspenseful films with plots about rivalry, crimes, heroes, martial arts, tough heroes, deadly and vengeance mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Street Warrior: Fist 2 Fist (2011), Body Armour (2007), Pit Fighter (2005), Shootfighter II (1996), Assassin's Game (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.4
 146
Fist 2 Fist (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Still haunted by his failure to prevent the murder of a young couple years earlier, a mixed martial arts teacher must confront the skeleton in his closet when the boy who was orphaned by the killing shows up at his door.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, tough heroes, moral dilemma, ambition, haunted by the past, crimes, heroes, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, master warrior, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.0
 855
Body Armour (2007)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Australia, Germany, Spain, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A burned-out bodyguard is hired to protect the man he hates the most: an international assassin who destroyed his career and ruined his life. Forced to put his personal feelings on hold, the bodyguard must use all his skills and years of experience ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: vengeance, deadly, danger, vigilantism, rivalry, hitman, crimes, heroes, assassin, gun, bodyguard, nightclub ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 4.5
 1K
Pit Fighter (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jack Severino has no memory, all he knows is the brutal sport of Pit Fighting. When his past catches him up, he realizes he is not who he thought he was. For some men must fight for redemption.
Style: realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: redemption, heroes, hopes, vengeance, memory loss, haunted by the past, tough heroes, rivalry, kickboxer, dark hero, kung fu fighting, martial arts tournament ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Shootfighter II (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this martial-arts actioner, Miami mobsters find themselves in mortal danger after an angry police chief hires the world's most vicious fighters and uses them to launch a city-wide vendetta
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, law enforcement, deadly, rivalry, danger, contests and competitions, working undercover, master warrior, heroes, ambition, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: miami, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Assassin's Game (2015)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Legendary hitman Vet Jones never expected to accept another mission. But when his son fails to assassinate an important target, and a powerful crime boss gives Jones an ultimatum - finish the job or his son dies - Jones has no choice but to accept. ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly, disorder, parents and children, crimes, heroes, chases and races, master warrior, danger, on the run, martial arts, tough heroes, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Outside the Law (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secret agent Julie Cosgrove is walking into her most dangerous mission yet.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, secret agents, crimes, undercover, assassination attempt, murder, hitman, heroes, working undercover, vengeance, rivalry, starting over ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colombia, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 4.5
 820
Bloodmatch (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brick Bardo is on a mission to find out which one of the world's greatest kickboxers killed his brother. Five years ago, one of the four champs was fixing fights and set up his brother in the fight that took his life. Now Bardo must take on the ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, vengeance, righting the wronged, crimes, adventure, heroic mission, crime, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.1
 285
Deadly Bet (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jeff Wincott plays a gambler who puts his life on the line to buy his way out of the clutches of a mobster.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, martial arts, crime, contests and competitions, gangsters, crimes, tough heroes, gambling, ambition, obsession, redemption, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 4.3
 136
On the Edge (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
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: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly, drug dealing, vigilantism, partners against crime, crimes, heroes, partners, law enforcement, buddies, vengeance, urban ghetto, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Circuit 2: The Final Punch (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Prisoners are dying at the Ogden Correctional Institution, a prison where a corrupt Warden has taken justice and business into his own hands. In the bowels of this prison, an underground fighting society has been formed. The Circuit is flourishing ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, martial arts, chases and races, danger, vigilantism, woman in danger, tough heroes, prison life, deadly, life is a bitch, criminal's revenge, confined ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
American Shaolin (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After being humiliated in the ring by a dirty kickboxer who pulled down his shorts and then hit him, a martial arts master decides to travel to China and enter a monastery where he may learn the Shaolin form of fighting. The film then veers into ...
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, tense, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kickboxer, misfit, vengeance, contests and competitions, escapades, tough heroes, fish out of water, uninhibited rivalry, master warrior, teaching the ways of the world, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Mission of Justice (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mayoral candidate Dr. Rachel Olsen (Brigitte Nielsen) has a dangerous plan for swift justice in the form of a band of ex-convicts, called the Peacemakers, who roam the streets to do her bidding. When a boxer friend (Tony Burton) is killed by ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, vigilantism, crime, rivalry, deadly, injustice, vengeance, criminal heroes, working undercover, law enforcement, dishonesty, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Rick Jeffries is the head of a group of elite soldiers who swim into action, doing the dirty jobs no else can or wants to do. They are in pursuit of a world traveling terrorist known only as Casper, and have the difficult job of bringing him ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, escapades, heroic mission, crimes, confined, heroes, rivalry, race against time, danger, adventure, undercover, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Sticks of Death (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man masters the ancient art of arnis with the help of his grandfather to get revenge on a group of crooks who attempted to beat him to death.
Style: realistic, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, cons and scams, gangsters, heroes, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, contests and competitions, adventure, rivalry, danger, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Redemption: Kickboxer 5 (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Kickboxing champion Matt Reeves witnesses the murder of his friend Johnny. While investigating the crime, he learns that a Mr. Negaal in South Africa has founded a new kickboxing association and does not leave international champions much of a ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, tough heroes, leadership, vengeance, master warrior, contests and competitions, crimes, heroes, murder, rivalry, redemption, terrorism ...
Time: 90s
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.2
 784
Showdown (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ken has just moved from Kansas with his mother. He talks to a girl named Julie, not knowing that her boyfriend Tom is very possessive of her. Tom is learning karate from Lee, a sensei whose brother was killed by a rookie cop named Billy. Billy has ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, crimes, contests and competitions, teenage life, good versus evil, danger, youth, rivalry, school, police detective, kickboxer, forbidden love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
American Tigers (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Terrorists from all countries are to be reunited in order to join forces against their governments. The USA army notice it. A group of assassins, waiting in jail to be executed by firing squad get the chance to be exonerated if they participate in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, danger, crimes, adventure, escapades, heroes, heroic mission, partners against crime, terrorism, deadly, partners, military ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.2
 437
The Stranger (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this modern retelling of High Plains Drifter, a female biker rides into a desert town to seek revenge on "Angel" and his ruthless gang.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, small town, biker, revenge, crimes, heroes, save the day, mysterious character, rivalry, tough heroes, social relations, lone wolves ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 5.7
 587
Quiet Cool (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: This actioner is set in a remote, heavily forested area in Northern California where marijuana growers raise their illegal crops and run whole communities with their terrorist tactics and wealth. The tale centers on the efforts of a fearless New ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, partners, vigilantism, signal, drug dealing, missing person, kidnapping, tough heroes, rivalry, crime, tough law enforcer, partners against crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.5
 616
Tiger Claws (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The police does not know what to do. They have to deal with a serial killer who aims at martial arts masters. One after another is killed in the same brutal way. This may be a chance for detective Linda Masterson to work on her first murder case. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, martial arts, master warrior, crime, murder, crimes, tough heroes, police detective, police investigation, rivalry, law enforcement, master criminal ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Fists of Legend (2013)
Genre: Action
Country: South Korea
Duration: 154 min.
Story: On a television show billed as “the greatest fight show on Earth,” eager amateurs with lots to prove boldly step into the ring and expect to leave bloody but victorious. The ratings hungry producers seek out “legendary” but largely forgotten ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tv show, rivalry, contests and competitions, ratings, ambition, media, martial arts, mixed martial arts, cage fighting
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Forced to Fight (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Once a legend in the brutal world of illicit underground fighting, Shane Slavin (Daniels) decides to turn his life around, promising his wife and young son he's fought his last battle. But when his younger brother betrays a ruthless crime boss ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ambition, family relations, forced into action, parents and children, siblings relations, heroes, master warrior, contests and competitions, rivalry, illegal gambling, beating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Never Surrender (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From the cage to the big screen, the world's greatest Mixed Martial Arts Champions come together for the first time in a major motion picture. When an MMA world champion is lured into the illegal world of underground cage fighting by an elusive ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: martial arts, underground fighting, rivalry, athlete's life, contests and competitions, sport, tough heroes, danger, heroes, cage fighting, mixed martial arts, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Without Mercy (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: Indonesia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: He' s been betrayed by his country, stripped of his honor and exiled to a foreign land. Now maverick Marine officer Frank Zagarino has found a way to get back what was stolen from him. And he'll get it-no matter what it takes.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: crimes, partners against crime, fall in love, heroes, lone wolves, hotshot hero, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, innocence lost, tough heroes, vigilantism ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.5
 243
To Be the Best (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Eric Kulhane, a member of the U.S. Kickboxing Team, lets his quick temper and obsessive love for beautiful Cheryl make him the perfect target for blackmail. In order to stop ruthless gambler from rigging the World Championship and killing Cheryl, ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kickboxing, crimes, master warrior, contests and competitions, criminal heroes, vengeance, drug abuse, rivalry, heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Hard Corps (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An Army veteran assembles a team of bodyguards to protect a former boxer. Complications arise when the boxer suspects his sister may be romantically involved with the bodyguard.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, tough heroes, crimes, athlete's life, bodyguard, rivalry, vengeance, gang, heroes, gunfight, violence, security ...
Time: contemporary
Place: middle east, iraq, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Killing Zone (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Convict is recruited from a chain gang to help capture a Mexican drug lord.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, violence spree, crime, heroes, criminal's revenge, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, deadly, vengeance, good versus evil, tough heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.1
 301
Out for Blood (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A lawyer's family is murdered by drug smugglers, and he is beaten and left for dead, but survives although in a coma. When he awakes he only has a partial memory of what happened. In order to find out the real story, he trains with a karate ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, drug dealing, martial arts, gang, society, tough heroes, rivalry, fighting crime, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, vigilantism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.2
 545
Underground (2007)
Genre: Action
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the UK suburbs, an underground tournament is set to challenge twelve fighters from different backgrounds to compete for the price of £500,000. They have been handpicked for a no-holds barred competition that will push each fighter to their ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, athlete's life, master villain, heroes, underdog, rivalry, ultimatum, showbiz, danger, master warrior, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Kane Files: Life of Trial (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Scott Kane (Drew Fuller), a man with a checkered past is trying to live a clean life. When his son Owen falls ill, Kane finds his only option is to turn to Daniel Morgan (William Atherton), the local kingpin of the criminal underworld. Morgan offers ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, danger, fugitives, life is a bitch, chases and races, crimes, going straight, parents and children, hopes, family relations, betrayal, transplant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%