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: gangsters, heist, kung fu, youth, heroes, mafia, alcohol, robbery, christian, rehabilitation, prayer, redemption, faith, gangster, stand up, faith based, gun action

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Most similar movies to Dino & Ruby

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, exciting and rough films with plots about martial arts, gangsters, heroes, kung fu, hand to hand combat, fistfight and master warrior mostly in Action genres. Some movies like Dino & Ruby: Pit Fighter (2005), Trained To Kill (1989), Wrecker (2020), Fist 2 Fist (2011), Max Havoc: Curse of the Dragon (2004). 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: rough, realistic, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: redemption, kickboxer, haunted by the past, vengeance, memory loss, rivalry, tough heroes, wrestler, murder, heroes, martial arts tournament, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, roundhouse kick, karate, hand to hand combat, brawl, blood, violence, stylized violence, fistfight, two man army, kendo, tough guy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Wrecker (2020)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 127 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, heroes, vigilante, redemption
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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, legend, evolution, champion, predator, redemption, heroes, eyeglasses, sport
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 3.5
 150
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: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, master warrior, fight, redemption, haunted by the past, moral dilemma, ambition, crimes, rivalry, tough guy, martial arts, martial arts training ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Max Havoc: Curse of the Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ex-kickboxing champion turned sports photographer Max Havoc again finds himself in Guam on a publicity photo shoot. Max's helpful ways land him in the lives of the vacationing sisters Jane and Christy Goody who have acquired a rare jade dragon, ...
Style: rough, realistic, exciting, serious
Plot: martial arts, heroes, crimes, chase, rivalry, gangsters, danger, kickboxing, violence, warrior, hand to hand combat, love interest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, martial arts, survival, heroic mission, teenage life, anti hero, battles, danger, rivalry, anti heroes, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 3.8
 133
Hot Ticket (1995)
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: robbery, strip club, stripper, female nudity, airplane accident, body, hard body, airplane
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, bleak ...
Plot: apocalypse, gang, small town, christianity, wrong place wrong time, going straight, good versus evil, society, danger, rivalry, chaos, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.3
 261
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: smuggling, robbery, gangster, dancer, gunfight, fight, gangsters, weapons, bodybuilder, martial arts, violence, cult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, drug smuggling, disco, martial art, person on fire, tai chi, gangsters
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, explosion, m 16, prisoner, villain arrested, kiss, gangster, desert eagle, gunfight, handcuffs, police shootout ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.5
 83
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: kickboxing, kickboxer, martial arts, revenge, martial arts training, sexploitation, fight, explosion, beating, blood spatter, duel, murder ...
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Bangkok Assassins (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: Thailand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Five kids fled from a mafia who abused them as beggars. They ended up meeting the great kung fu master who adopted them and taught them how to fight. Now, the kids are grownups and become the magnificent five kung fu fighters who have only one ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shaolin kung fu, martial arts, vengeance, youth, crimes, rivalry, kung fu, kung fu master, graphic violence, young heroes, master warrior, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.0
 404
Crooked (2006)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two police detectives must protect a beautiful call girl from mob hitmen and a crooked cop.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, murder, woman in danger, witnessing a crime, police investigation, partners, danger, chases and races, mafia, martial arts, hitman, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Max Havoc: Ring of Fire (2006)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Max, having forsaken his life as a former world kick-boxing champion to redefine himself as a world class photographer, is on his way to photograph top tennis star and athlete Suzy Blaine. While on assignment, Max uncovers a crime ring and relies on ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, suspense, rough ...
Plot: martial arts, resort, gangsters, crimes, gang, rivalry, tough heroes, kickboxing, criminal, showdown, heroes, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.4
 77
Crime Lords (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two ex-cops find themselves alone in their fight against the largest crime syndicate in the world - the Crime Lords. The action takes us from the streets of Los Angeles to the back alleys of Hong Kong in this buddy movie.
Style: semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal syndicate, lapd, heist, friendship, friends, gangsters, partners, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, partners against crime, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, china, california, usa, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Cleopatra Jones and the Casino of Gold (1975)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When fellow operatives (and childhood friends) Matthew Johnson and Melvin Johnson disappear during an undercover mission in Hong Kong, Cleopatra Jones travels there to find them. With the help of local detective Mi Ling, Cleopatra discovers that her ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, martial arts, heroin, casino, kung fu, drug dealing, chases and races, crimes, adventure, graphic violence, danger, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: hong kong, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 5.1
 291
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, crimes, gang, contests and competitions, crime, sport, gangsters, redemption, gambling, alcohol abuse, obsession, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Executioner (1974)
Genre: Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Three street toughs are hired to take down a Tokyo drug dealer in this hard-hitting Toei karate action film.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, heroes, martial arts, hitman, stoners, tough heroes, drug dealing, crime, vengeance, rivalry, leadership, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.6
 260
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: rough, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kickboxing, drugs/alcohol, strong sexual content, tough heroes, gambling, drug abuse, vengeance, obsession, graphic violence, gory ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.0
 737
Kung Fu Killer (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 176 min.
Story: China is in unrest, as the Republic falls prey to Warlords like Kahn Xin, who holds an entire province hostage to the opium trade—and destroys all who oppose him. Only the revered Wudang monks dare stand in Kahn’s way in order to protect the ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, martial arts, kung fu, escapades, track down, tough heroes, race against time, crimes, rivalry, duel, danger, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.3
 548
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: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, car chase, gangsters, showbiz, heist, vengeance, bank, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, chase, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Strike of the Panther (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jason Blade is a man who can't bring himself to commit fully to his woman, and who spends all his time with a special crime task force taking on assignments to fight crime and right wrong do-ers. When his love is kidnapped by his arch-enemy the ...
Style: cult film
Plot: ambush, knife fight, warrior, gunfight, one against many, knife, martial artist, martial arts, gangster, kung fu master, one man army, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
American Samurai (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a father passes on the traditional family sword to one of his two adopted sons, the other--in a fit of jealous rage--joins a yakuza drug smuggling mob. When the other son decides to find him and set things straight, things don't seem to go ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Plot: samurai, master warrior, martial arts, vengeance, culture clash, uninhibited rivalry, gory, adventure, gangsters, deadly, contests and competitions, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.2
 73
Angry Tiger (1973)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong, Thailand
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Chang Chen-Wai, a martial arts expert who runs a jade-importing business, follows his missing brother to Thailand and learns he has been murdered. Chang vows revenge.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, rivalry, athlete's life, gangsters, heroes, crimes, vengeance, missing person, working undercover, karate, kung fu fighting ...
Time: 70s
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Bloodfist III: Forced to Fight (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Don Wilson returns to the screen as a man unjustly accused of a brutal crime. Within the prison he must fight for survival, freedom and justice.
Style: cult film
Plot: foot chase, prison violence, kickboxer, nightstick, black belt, prison riot, karate chop, blood, convict, karate, prison fight, martial artist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Doublecross on Costa's Island (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Six years after stopping a multi-national arms deal that would have wiped out Los Angeles, Agent Enrico Costa (Franco Columbu) is tracked down at his home halfway around the world. Through revenge and deception, from Sardinia to Beverly Hills, Costa ...
Plot: beretta, survival, pump action shotgun, most dangerous game, cave, uzi, shoulder holster, kidnapping, passionate kiss, machine gun, shotgun, exploding helicopter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
 534
Blackbelt (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Don "The Dragon" Wilson is back and forced to take on the greatest legends of the martial arts world. Wilson fights off all comers while defending rock superstar Shanna (Deirdre Imershein) against the insane attacks of a fanatical veteran ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bodyguard, martial arts, serial killer, murder, stalking, vietnam war, investigation, one man army, vigilantism, psychopath, gangsters, crimes ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Debt Collectors (2020)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A pair of debt collectors are thrust into an explosively dangerous situation, chasing down various lowlifes while also evading a vengeful kingpin.
Style: captivating, buddy comedy, funny, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, girls' night, family outing
Plot: debt, partners, friendship, friendship between men, debt collector, bouncer, mafia, friends, best friends, caper, humour, old friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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