Movies like Mission 2016

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Mission 2016 (2017)
Mission 2016 (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Uganda
Story: When Sudi wins a lottery, he dreams of living a descent life off the streets but his dreams are shattered when his gang mate Jeff points his guns at him.
Plot: fight, spy, kidnap, prostitution, kidnapping, gun, street gang, theft, robbery, blood, brotherhood, flashback

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out rough, suspense, suspenseful and bleak films with plots about blood, violence, fight, kidnapping, gun, murder and robbery mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Mission 2016: Rebel (2012), Die My Way (1994), Dark Measures (2009), Coming Out Alive (1980), Redneck (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Rebel (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Rebel is a romantic action revenge drama, which revolves around the story of a happy-go-lucky guy. The hero (Prabhas) is the son of a good-natured mafia don (Krishnam Raju). The hero becomes Rebel after his father is killed. How he takes revenge ...
Plot: tough guy, fight, kidnapping, father son relationship, murder of father, violence, blood, attempted murder, mirror does not reflect reality, flashback, gym, new identity ...
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Die My Way (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of terrorists cause chaos in a small mexican city, now Mario, the town's mayor, and a special forces group must restore peace in the city.
Plot: blood, terrorist, gun, terrorism, gore, chaos, crimes, crime, television
Place: mexico
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Dark Measures (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A gritty independent film which follows the crime spree of a vicious pack of thugs. Molly's calm 9-5 life is turned upside down when the gang brutally attacks her. She survives a horrific ordeal only to find the thugs want her dead before she ...
Plot: violence, blood, revenge, police, father daughter relationship, gang, domestic violence, murder, criminal, death, rape victim, kidnapping
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Coming Out Alive (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A woman hires a contract-killer when her ex-husband kidnaps her son.
Plot: terrorist, kidnapping, son, father, handicap, assassin, obstacle
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Redneck (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Franco Nero and Telly Savalas star in the story of a trio of jewel thieves who take it on the lamb after the heist goes very wrong. Wrecking their car they take another unaware that there is a teenager hiding in the background. As the flight becomes ...
Plot: robbery, teenage boy, killing a dog, jewel thief, border, getaway car, psychotic, gay subtext, on the run, kidnapping, on the lam, heist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Bruce's Fingers (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After malicious gangsters capture Bruce Wong's ex-girlfriend, a young martial artist attempts to rescue her along with the late master's book containing lethal techniques for killing with one's fingers.
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), fight, gangsters, kung fu, sadism, karate, female nudity, bound and gagged, rescue, kidnapping, martial arts, gangster ...
Place: hong kong
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Modesty Blaise (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Pilot for a never-made TV series based upon the popular comic strip character.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spy, handcuffs, stock market, college student, intruder, computer, nightclub, secret passageway
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Retrievers (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Carefree electrician Tom Cathral is recruited by The Company, and is quickly offered a full-time promotion to join the Retrievers, an elite squad of crooked secret operatives. His refusal to kill botches his first mission, making Tom The ...
Plot: cia, mercenary, gun, book, torture, sadism, murder, martial arts, wiretap, kidnapping, blood, terror ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Mercenaries From Hong Kong (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Ti Lung plays a Vietnam vet who's now an 'honourable' mercenary-for-hire taking on an assignment tracking down an assassin who's fled to Cambodia after murdering an industrialist from Hong Kong. He recruits a team for the task ...
Plot: gore, kung fu, gun duel, gunfight, war violence, martial arts, mexican standoff, violence, blood splatter, gun, brutality, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Mafia vs. Ninja (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sewage workers Jack and Charlie get involved in an international Asian gang war when Jack helps the boss of a Shanghai gang against one of his rebellious underlings. This underling then strikes a deal with the Japanese Yakuza in the hopes of ...
Plot: martial arts, ninja, gang war, kung fu, sword fight, disarming someone, fight, fistfight, mafia, hand to hand combat, gunfight, action violence ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 38
Fury in Red (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines, Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A cop/gangster actioner involving seedy corporate dealings tied with ruthless Vietnamese gangs.
Plot: stabbed in the eye, murder of wife, violence against women, shooting a police officer, organized crime, hospital, flashback, gun, perversion, shot in the back, torture, explosion ...
Place: los angeles, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.5
 43
Edge of Fury (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A chauffeur is pursued by drug dealers after his boss, a convicted drug kingpin, is sentenced to death.
Plot: martial arts, loyalty, kung fu, beating, suicide, hand to hand combat, debt, drug smuggling, knife attack, kidnapping, flashback, jeet kune do
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68%
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Southwest (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Ex-military Captain Samantha Williams, is "recruited" to put together a team of ex-military and criminals. Williams must carry out unlawful orders to protect the world's most powerful criminal organization, the US Government.
Style: cult film, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: pistol, seduction, fight, foot chase, homosexual, bisexual, lesbian kiss, psychopath, lesbian sex, divorce, shot in the chest, blackmail ...
Place: mexico, usa, texas, san francisco, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.1
 74
No Way Back (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Crowder is a an unethical private detective in pursuit of a gangster who's after embezzled money.
Plot: bank, violence, prostitution, brutality, sexism, machismo, fight, private detective, gangster, hoodlum, car, gangsters ...
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Unbound (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Julius Fonteneau has decided to take the law into his own hands after his daughter has gone missing. His only friend supports him while his wife resents him and the police are growing suspicious of his intentions. He must determine right from wrong ...
Plot: blood, violence, murder, kidnapping, revenge, deception, husband wife relationship, psycho killer
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Wolves, Pigs & Men (1964)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sabu and his pals hold a pauper's funeral for Sabu's mother. His brother Jiro arrives home, fresh out of jail, and Sabu pointedly states that Jiro is not invited. Jiro meanwhile is planning a big job - steal 40 million in cash and drugs, ...
Plot: robbery, torture, yakuza, sibling relationship, party, funeral, slum, brotherhood, drugs, existentialism, gunfight, cigar smoking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Thiruda Thiruda (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Portly CBI Inspector Laxminarayan is assigned to track down 1000 Crore Rupees worth of stolen currency from the Government Security Press in Nasik. His assignment will lead him to Ashok Tejani, and then to two burglars in Tamil Nadu, Shankar and ...
Plot: heist, crime boss, waterfall, pop star, robbery, burglar, suicide attempt, police, on the run, stolen money, chase, thief ...
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Fortune 500 Man (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fortune 500 Man is a tale of one young man's dream to be the CEO of a fortune 500 company and his roller coaster journey to achieving his dream.  Small town, top collegiate, business savvy Brad Jankens enters the big city to get his start at ...
Plot: love, meeting, betrayal, journey, burglary, brawl, corruption, dream, passion, boss, theft, fight ...
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Paid in Full (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ace is an impressionable young man working for a dry cleaning business. His friend, drug dealer Mitch goes to prison. In an unrelated incident, he finds some cocaine in a pants pocket. Soon, Ace finds himself dealing cocaine for Lulu. Via lucky ...
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rise and fall, gang, profanity, cocaine, drug dealing, criminal heroes, social decay, buddies, crimes, street gang, urban ghetto life, rapper ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986
Place: new york, harlem, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city
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Adwaytham (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Advaitham is a 1991 Malayalam film directed by Priyadarshan. The film stars Mohanlal, Jayaram, Revathi Menon and Srividhya in lead roles.
Plot: death, communist, love, false accusation, bomb, moral transformation, anti heroes, holy man, flashback, love triangle, attempted murder, murder ...
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The Last Conflict (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Interpol officer Dickson Kwan is sent to Hong Kong to investigate in a fake passport forgery case and collaborates with officer Pau Sei and Lau Ting Kin. Due to different approaches on investigating, Dickson and Sei often get into conflicts. Later ...
Plot: gun sau, gun, fight, blood, brutality, gun duel, blood splatter, martial arts, martial artist, pipe, kung fu, machete ...
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Shottas (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Jamaica
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A raw urban drama about two friends raised on the dangerous streets of Kingston, Jamaica. Biggs and Wayne take on the "Shotta" way of life to survive. As young boys, they begin a life of crime, eventually moving to the US where they begin ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang violence, crime boss, gangsters, police chase, social decay, criminal heroes, heist, life is a bitch, rivalry, crime gone awry, drug dealing, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: miami, jamaica, florida, usa
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59%
Chained Justice (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, "Dreptate în lanturi" is a rough and poetic film, whose action is placed at the beginning of the last century. The movie sheds light on a Romanian peasant who fights against social injustice.
Plot: theft, highwayman, thief, peasant, robbery, corruption, romanian, bounty hunter, prison escape, prison
Time: turn of the century
Place: romania
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59%
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Perseguida (1991)
Genre: Drama, Action, Crime
Country: Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A journalist Lorena and her friend photographer Raul decide to try to take an interview from influential politician Hermenegildo Parra. After several unsuccessful attempts they decide to break into his house and make some photos there but when they ...
Style: political
Plot: kidnapping, murder, newspaper, politics, picture, jail, female reporter, pursuit, jail cell, chase, printing press
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58%
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Thunder Cop (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Cop action movie clumsily inter-cut with slapstick. Dumb cop befriends triad guy who wants to go straight but is being set up by his unscrupulous drug dealing colleagues.
Plot: unrequited love, loss of father, criminal gang, flashback, kung fu, mexican standoff, gun action, shot to death, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, blood splatter, blood, triad ...
Place: hong kong, taipei
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55%
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Traffik (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A couple off for a romantic weekend in the mountains are accosted by a biker gang. Alone in the mountains, Brea and John must defend themselves against the gang, who will stop at nothing to protect their secrets.
Style: sad, rough, suspense
Plot: sex trafficking, fight, escape, slave trade, young couple, death of loved one, murder, kidnapping, death, human trafficking, violence, blood ...
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55%
Wala Ka Nang Puwang Sa Mundo (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: After many years of imprisonment, Miguel is finally freed. On the day of his liberation, Miguel promises himself a clean and honest life to win back the family he has lost during his incarceration. However, nobody wants to take in an ex-convict, his ...
Plot: sauna, elderly, prison, death, driver, shot to death, car accident, gun, explosion, child murder, gangsters, violence ...
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54%
Abusing Protocol (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Story: After the death of his brother (Tommy), RJ moves in with Gang Leader (Cane) and quickly finds himself wrapped up in a world of abuse and drugs. Local businessman (Dave) is watching the things he loves disappear in front of his very eyes. What ...
Plot: violence, gang, police, robbery, drugs, sex, hoodie, gangster, gangsters, drunkenness, affair, street gang ...
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51%
Masacre en el río Tula (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Based on a real event, twelve dead bodies are found in the Tula River, we see the events that lead up to the massacre in a tale of crime, vice, corruption and sleaze.
Plot: blood, river, corruption, real life, sleaze, massacre, mass murder, murder, child shot in the head, dead child, death, shot in the forehead ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Imposter (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: With the cast list, you would almost expect this to be another Chang Cheh film. Two of Chang's proteges, David Chiang and Chen Kuan-tai go head-to-head in The Imposter which sees cinematographer Pao Hsueh-li back in the director's chair. ...
Plot: falsely accused, theft, robbery, warlord, master of disguise, cossack, deception
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49%
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