Movies like Dino & Ruby

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Dino & Ruby (2020)
Dino & Ruby (2020)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Story: Unreliable Alcoholic Son of a Chicago Crime Boss finds knowledge and faith from a young daughter of a Rehab Owner. It's "One Flew Over a Coo Coo's Nest meets the Professional".
Plot: heist, kung fu, youth, mafia, alcohol, robbery, christian, redemption, prayer, faith, gangster, stand up, faith based, gun action

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about martial arts, kung fu, gangster, violence, fistfight, murder and brawl mostly in Action, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Dino & Ruby: Pit Fighter (2005), Killpoint (1984), Hot Ticket (1996), Trained To Kill (1989), Armed for Action (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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 ⇓
95%
 4.4
 235
Killpoint (1984)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An L.A. cop investigating the rape and murder of his wife traces the crime to a psycho biker gang that smuggles guns. He teams up with an FBI agent to stop them and catch his wife's killers.
Plot: rape, nightclub, cult, fistfight, robbery, dancer, murder, police, hand to hand combat, martial arts, smuggling, bodybuilder ...
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93%
 3.7
 125
Hot Ticket (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two beautiful hostages find themselves pitted against cold-blooded killers intent on escaping with a million dollars in 'laundered' currency. Stranded in an alpine wilderness, the hunters and the hunted play an action packed cat and mouse ...
Plot: strip club, stripper, robbery, female nudity, airplane accident
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Trained To Kill (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: From the fields of Cambodia to the mean streets of L.A., there's no escaping death and it's blinding revenge.
Plot: desert eagle, karate, martial artist, kendo, uzi, stylized violence, ak 47, tough guy, hand to hand combat, brawl, mixed martial arts, warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Revelation Road: The Beginning of the End (2013)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Josh McManus, a traveling salesman with a cloudy past, finds himself in a dusty West Texas town at the wrong time. After a crippling series of earthquakes throws the entire world into chaos, a traveling salesman will have to fight his way through a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: apocalypse, gang, small town, christianity, going straight, wrong place wrong time, good versus evil, danger, haunted by the past, rivalry, society, chaos ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Armed for Action (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A cop tracks down the mobster who escaped his custody while being escorted cross-country to stand trial.
Plot: mafia, hitman, kiss, fistfight, car, explosion, love interest, gunfight, pistol, modern western, switchblade, m 16 ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 4.3
 37
Hotwire (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Car thieves go to work.
Plot: heist, thief, blackmail, risk, theft, danger, robbery, bad guy
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Wrecker (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: John, a construction worker, moonlighting as a vigilante, grieves over the recent abduction of his wife. A detective friend, sympathetic to his plight, feeds John information about released criminals in hopes of serving them justice outside the ...
Plot: love, revenge, vigilante, redemption
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 5.3
 89
The Insolent (1973)
Genre: Action
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Having escaped from prison Ristack contacts his partner, to organize an attack on a van full of gold. The heist goes well but each man is trying to keep all the loot for himself...
Plot: shot through a window, hand grenade, brothel, exploding car, heist, revenge killing, bank note, private club, gun, prison escape, gangster, murder ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
New Killers in Town (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story follows Chin Siu Ho and the rarely seen Lee Ga Sing as Wu Shu experts coming over from Mainland China to live with their uncle - Liu Chia Liang and his daughter Moon Lee. Immediately upon arrival, they inadvertently get into a fight with ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, disco, tai chi, martial art, drug smuggling, gangsters
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.2
 21
Fatal Chase (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Tung/Torres, a vicious Filipino-Chinese drug dealer in Hong Kong, is caught by Chief Inspector Leung. Cynthia and Lung is tasked to deport him back to the Philippines for prosecution. But once they arrive, Dion is rescued by his boss/godfather, ...
Plot: stabbed, bomb squad, hitman, police partner, stabbing, interpol, triad, balisong, mafia, reporter, police, criminal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.6
 81
To the Death (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kickboxing champ Rick Quinn decides to retire from the ring, but his main adversary, Denard, wants him to fight again and murders Quinn's wife. Quinn suspects Denard, but can't do anything. Three month later, Quinn is jailed after a ...
Plot: kickboxer, kickboxing, martial arts, sexploitation, revenge, fight, martial arts training, hand to hand combat, disarming someone, blood spatter, kung fu classic, death of girlfriend ...
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.1
 754
In Security (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The owners of a failing security company start robbing houses to boost business.
Style: realistic, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Plot: heist, robbery, crime gone awry, crimes, cons and scams, disorder, dishonesty
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Power Within (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Stan Dryer, a teen, afraid to even ask a girl to the prom, finds courage and extreme martial arts skill when he is given a ring by an old man he tried to save from a group of attackers. The ring is a mate to a ring stolen by a double dealing art ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, rivalry, youth, danger, battles, heroes, teenage life, survival, anti heroes, adventure, supernatural ability ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.4
 1K
Vault (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of small time criminals in 1975 attempt to pull off the biggest heist in American history; stealing over $30 million from the Mafia in the smallest state in the union, Rhode Island.
Plot: heist, mafia, violence, murder, prison, gangster, release from prison, bank vault, recruiting, planning, theft, mob ...
Place: rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 1.9
 225
The Vault (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After terrorist take over a museum, a Reformed Jewel Thief must decide if he should help them steal a priceless diamond or if he should save the day.
Plot: heist, thief, museum, hostage, fight, explosion, diamond, police
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
China O'Brien II (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This time China O'Brien has trouble with a dealer who puts a prize on her head because she had spoiled an important drug deal of his. But all the world's criminals will not be enough to catch up with China O'Brian, one of the masters ...
Plot: drug dealer, kickboxing, kung fu, taekwondo, female protagonist, violence, martial arts
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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 ⇓
52%
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The Descendant Of Wing Chun (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Fierceful fighting displays the Wing Chun style of kung fu in this tale of revenge. Evil bandit Ma Lung escapes from prison and seeks revenge on retired Wing Chun teacher Lam Chan, who had helped to imprison him. Ma wreaks havoc on Lam's Wing ...
Plot: kung fu, revenge, violence, brawl, martial arts training, martial arts, hand to hand combat, martial art, fighting style, fistfight, kung fu fighting, tai chi ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Randy Orton: The Evolution Of A Predator (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: He’s one of the most popular superstars in the WWE, but he has never been the subject of a DVD release—until now. This 3-disc set takes an in-depth look at WWE’s Apex Predator from Elimination Chamber through the road to WrestleMania and ...
Plot: wrestling, sport, predator, champion, legend, evolution, redemption
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Big Fight (1972)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This film is set during the Japanese occupation of China circa WWII. In it, the Japanese occupiers (and the Chinese Quislings who work for them) are portrayed as total monsters who kill children and rape all women. The heroes are resistance fighters ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, brawl, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting, cult, fight, fistfight, japanese occupation
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Askal (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Story: Tells the story of Askal (John Regala) hardened by life in poverty. All grown up, he uses his skills to stop the spreading of 'Askals' (Asong-Kalye, Street Dog; used as a metaphor for street children) and give them a better future. ...
Plot: poverty, police corruption, gun, killer, dog, doberman, death of protagonist, explosion, puppy, gas station, mafia, shot to death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Mission Manila (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Web is a desperate man with a dangerous mission. His young brother Tony has mysteriously vanished with a million dollars worth of heroin that belongs to the mob. The mob wants the drugs back...and Tony dead. In the back alleys of Manila, his search ...
Plot: murder, brother brother relationship, drugs, corruption, cia, government, fortune, mercenary, mafia, mob, agent
Place: manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Leap: Rise of the Beast (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In the near future, the world leaders have given up their power to Vatican City. While most rejoice at the thought of world peace and religious tolerance, Shane Turner and his Leap Crew aren't buying into it. It's not long before they ...
Style: christian film
Plot: parkour, apocalypse, magic, murder, christian, religion, christianity, antichrist, beast, computer hacker
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.3
 507
Recoil (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Detective Ray Morgan accidentally kills the son of a mob boss. The mob boss orders to have Morgan killed unknowing that the assassin killed Morgan's wife and kids. Now Morgan's out for revenge..and he'll do it his own way
Style: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, martial arts, chases and races, gangsters, crimes, criminal heroes, heist, vengeance, good versus evil, bank, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Zebra Force (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this post Vietnam War actioner, a group of veterans, former members of a crack guerrilla team, decide to reteam and use their specialized skills to fight organized crime.
Plot: vietnam veteran, mafia, drug dealing, revenge, handgun, commando, vigilante, drug deal, sniper, sniper rifle, police, gangster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Shaolin Invincibles (1977)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Judy Lee (Chia Ling) is out to avenge the massacre of her family by the Emperor's men and is assisted by another young woman, played by Lung Chun Erh. The two infiltrate the Emperor's court by posing as maids. Carter Wong plays a kung fu ...
Plot: revenge, martial arts, kung fu, sword fight, kung fu master, female martial artist, heroine, emperor, gorilla, king
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Shaolin Handlock (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As an expert of the 'Cross fists' technique, a reclusive kung fu master Li Pai perfects a lethal maneuver called the 'Shaolin Handlock' while an old wolf-in-sheep's-clothing friend Fang Yun-piao pays the unwitting Li a ...
Plot: martial arts, revenge, kung fu, kung fu master, murder, violence, undercover, somersault, motorcycle, choke hold
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Golden Ninja Warrior (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A rivalry between the Golden Ninja Warriors and the Red Ninja Warriors. The Red Ninja Warriors want a Golden Ninja Statue that the Golden Ninjas Have, which is never seen by the audience. Then, the action moves to Hong Kong where we see a criminal ...
Plot: ninja, female ninja, stabbed in the stomach, kung fu classic, forced prostitution, brawl, action violence, martial arts, brothel, illegal gambling, ninja magic, kung fu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.3
 70
Deathfight (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When family fortune, beautiful mistresses and control of an international smuggling operation are at stake, family rivalry turns to rage as two brothers meet in one final battle...a deathfight.
Plot: martial artist, tournament, framed for murder, foreigner, sex scene, love interest, fight, murder of wife, businessman, martial arts, police, revenge ...
Place: southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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