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Vigilante Diaries (2016)
 6.0
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Vigilante Diaries (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The Vigilante Diaries is a high octane action-adventure film featuring 90's movie heroes, explosive action, and international espionage. The film revolves around a team of black-ops agents turned crime-fighters, led by a brooding anti-hero, known only as "The Vigilante." These jam-packed missions of rescue and revenge take us from the mega-mansions and underbelly of Los Angeles to far away places like Iraq, Armenia, Russia, and The United Kingdom to introduce us to a cast of colorful, dangerous, and hilarious characters. From Beverly Hills filmmaker Mike Hanover, to a trio of Asian femme fatales, to ruthless Armenian mobsters, and at the top, a pair of deep cover super spies hell bent on throwing the world into chaos.
Plot: tough guy, torture, vigilante, vigilantism, commando, muscleman, electric shock, sniper, terrorist, drug cartel, mercenary, kidnapping, church, terrorism, crime boss, homosexual, african american, villain, bartender, held captive, pregnant woman, nightclub, helicopter, mansion, car chase ...
Place: russia, scotland, armenia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and surprise ending films with plots about pistol, death, murder, violence, tough guy, gunfight and blood mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Vigilante Diaries: Operation Rogue (2014), A Good Man (2014), I Am Wrath (2016), Street Fighters (1982), Bullet to the Head (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Operation Rogue (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Deep in the jungles of Southeast Asia, a terrorist organization has stolen materials to create a dangerous chemical bomb. It is up to Captain Max Randall and his team of Marines to stop them. But when Randall's team kill the terrorist ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, military, soldier, terrorism, jungle, heroes, danger, crimes, confined, terrorist bombing, helicopter pilot, gymnasium ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, the philippines, southeast asia, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.7
 3K
A Good Man (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After an illustrious special ops career ends in disaster, Alexander goes off the grid and attempts to lead a quiet life as a handyman at an apartment complex. But when one of his tenants and her family fall under the thumb of a Russian gangster, ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: martial arts, one man army, deadly, save the day, crimes, rivalry, danger, gang, heroes, gangsters, gory, warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.4
 11K
I Am Wrath (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man is out for justice after a group of corrupt police officers are unable to catch his wife's killer.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: murder, revenge, violence, police corruption, corrupt politician, fire, gun, security guard, gunshot, mixed martial arts, stabbed to death, bullet ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Street Fighters (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New York City factory worker Eddie Marino (Robert Forster, Oscar nominee for JACKIE BROWN) is a solid citizen and regular guy, until the day a sadistic street gang brutally assaults his wife and murders his child. But when a corrupt judge sets the ...
Style: disturbing, rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, drug dealing, psychopath, factory, vigilantism, prison, social decay, injustice, rape, jail, vigilante, revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Bullet to the Head (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
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: rough, exciting, suspenseful, brutal, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, hitman, corruption, violence, heroes, partners, tough heroes, crimes, danger, vigilantism, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Code of Honor (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Colonel Robert Sikes is on a mission to rid his city of crime. As a stealthy, one-man assault team, he will take on street gangs, mobsters, and politicians with extreme prejudice until his mission is complete. His former protégé, William Porter, ...
Style: ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: hotel, police, gun, school bus, american flag, murder, violence, bare breasts, escape, drugs, mayor, disguise ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
One in the Chamber (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A seasoned assassin plays both sides in a Russian gang war and becomes the target of an unknown enemy.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, hitman, crimes, violence spree, chases and races, drugs/alcohol, criminal heroes, deadly, danger, bullet, uzi, home invasion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: prague, europe, prague czech republic, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.9
 1K
End of a Gun (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mall security guard -- and former federal agent -- crosses paths with a drug kingpin's enforcer after he saves a woman from danger.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: violence, martial arts, tough guy, rescue, betrayal, brutality, chase, murder, police detective, death, blood, aikido ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 5.1
 394
Riot (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An heiress is kidnapped during the chaos of a riot.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, martial arts, kidnapping, ira, terrorism, vengeance, danger, state affairs, confined, adventure, chaos and mayhem, daring rescue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.7
 455
The Elite (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After the murder of their families by a terrorist bomb, five young adults are trained as a hi-tech, anti-terrorist team with a mission to search and destroy high-profile terrorist groups.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, undercover, orphan, danger, terrorism, hijacking, race against time, exploding car, spy, terrorist, missile, vengeance ...
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Place: greece, europe, austria, washington d.c., utah ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.0
 22K
Rage (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the Russian mob kidnaps the daughter of a reformed criminal, he rounds up his old crew and seeks his own brand of justice.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: russian mafia, revenge, kidnapping, chases and races, forced into action, crimes, violence spree, rivalry, vengeance, gangsters, track down, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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 (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ...
Style: serious, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone hero, one man army, fighting crime, lone wolves, vigilante, gunfight, corruption, tough heroes, righting the wronged, vigilantism, organized crime, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Exterminator 2 (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The flamethrower-wielding vigilante John Eastland returns to rid New York of a drug lord and his gang.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, surprise ending, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, vigilantism, danger, murder, violence, revenge, exploitation, vigilante, flamethrower, heroes, crimes, friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Clear and Present Danger (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, sniper, cia, mercenary, politics, helicopter, conspiracy, president, espionage, assassination, drug cartel, rescue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: colombia, usa, venezuela, latin america, panama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
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Story: Seagal plays a man with a dark and violent past, who seeks revenge for the murder of his son.
Style: realistic, bleak, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Exterminator (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man's best friend is killed on the streets of New York. The man (Robert Ginty) then transforms into a violent killer, turning New York into a great war zone and Christopher George is the only one to stop him.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
American Assassin (2017)
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Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending ...
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Time: 2010s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Fast & Furious 6 (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Spain, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Hobbs has Dominic and Brian reassemble their crew to take down a team of mercenaries: Dominic unexpectedly gets convoluted also facing his presumed deceased girlfriend, Letty.
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, fbi, car race, chase, heist, thief, car theft, villain, crimes, chases and races, presumed dead, master criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, london, europe, germany, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Out for a Kill (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Aruba, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An unsuspecting university professor is an unwitting accomplice in a foiled Chinese cocaine deal. Wrongly imprisoned, he escapes to take his revenge and prove his innocence.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, prison, murder, good versus evil, frame up, gangsters, deadly, criminal's revenge, righting the wronged, rivalry, danger, drug abuse ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)
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Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: FBI agent Matt Graver teams up with operative Alejandro Gillick to prevent Mexican drug cartels from smuggling terrorists across the U.S. border.
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: rescue, corruption, explosion, cia, warrior, sign language, cartel, violence, brutality, night vision binoculars, mission, interrogation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas, somalia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.6
 26K
12 Rounds (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When New Orleans cop Danny Fisher prevents a brilliant thief from successfully carrying out his latest heist, the thief's girlfriend is accidentally killed. Hungry for revenge, the criminal mastermind breaks out of prison and kidnaps ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, serious, suspense, rough ...
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Place: usa, new orleans, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.4
 5K
Kite (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: violence, vengeance, drugs/alcohol, young heroes, vigilantism, girls with guns, tough girl, haunted by the past, organized crime, female killer, betrayal, kidnapping ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 281K
Jack Reacher (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When a gunman takes five lives with six shots, all evidence points to the suspect in custody. On interrogation, the suspect offers up a single note: "Get Jack Reacher!" So begins an extraordinary chase for the truth, pitting Jack Reacher ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: loner, murder, sniper, drifter, investigation, ex military, lone wolves, crimes, vigilantism, conspiracy, false accusation, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pennsylvania, pittsburgh, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 5.6
 25K
Sleepless (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs is caught in a high stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground. When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night ...
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Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.0
 2K
Truck Turner (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ex-football star turned skip-tracer, Turner specializes in bringing in the criminals police are too scared to chase, and when he's hired to capture sociopathic pimp Gator, he finds himself confronted by the most vicious killers in the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1973
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Equalizer 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Robert McCall returns to deliver his special brand of vigilante justice -- but how far will he go when it's someone he loves?
Style: surprise ending, suspense, ambiguous ending
Plot: hurricane, gang, martial arts, drug dealer, murder, revenge, massacre, violence, cia, hostage, kidnapping, sniper ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brussels belgium, washington d.c., turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 53K
Takers (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A seasoned team of bank robbers, including Gordon Jennings (Idris Elba), John Rahway (Paul Walker), A.J. (Hayden Christensen), and brothers Jake (Michael Ealy) and Jesse Attica (Chris Brown) successfully complete their latest heist and lead a life ...
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, robbery, bank robbery, thief, helicopter, police brutality, bank, armored car, armored car robbery, crime, chase, group of criminals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.3
 422K
John Wick (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ex-hitman John Wick comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, one man army, gangsters, criminal's revenge, dark hero, righteous rage, russian mafia, murder, violence spree, crimes, widower ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 95K
Safe (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a former elite agent rescues a 12-year-old Chinese girl who's been abducted, they find themselves in the middle of a standoff between Triads, the Russian Mafia and high-level corrupt New York City politicians and police.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone hero, organized crime, chase, mafia, protector, gunfight, on the run, kidnapping, fist fighting, gangsters, car chase, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 13K
6 Bullets (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An ex-mercenary known for finding missing children is hired by a mixed martial arts fighter whose daughter has been kidnapped.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, kidnapping, daring rescue, crime, tough heroes, missing child, crimes, organized crime, father son relationship, tough guy, martial arts, government agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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