Movies like Cocaine Wars

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Cocaine Wars
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Miami DEA agent Cliff Adams is in South America working undercover for Gonzalo Reyes, the biggest cocaine exporter in South America. Cliff's fiancée, Janet Meade, is a reporter doing a story about Reyes. Reyes orders Cliff to kill Marcelo Villalba, who is running for his countries position as president, but Cliff can't bring himself to do it, because his assignment from the DEA is to work against Reyes. Reyes is afraid Villalba will put him out of business, and is afraid that Janet's story will do the same thing, so Reyes sends someone else after Villalba, and then Reyes has Janet kidnapped, and Cliff is the only one who can keep Reyes' plans from succeeding
Plot: head held underwater, tv star, polo, electric torture, hit in the groin, drug smuggling, person in a car trunk, thrown through a window, drug, cocaine, police shootout, bondage, brothel, riot, fistfight, explosion, torture, interrogation, person on fire, gun, gangster, female nudity, reporter, bare breasts, prostitute ...
Place: central america
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Watchmen
Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
USA
162 min.
 7.6
Southwest
Action, Crime, Drama
USA
 7.2
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about violence, fistfight, gunfight, murder, blood, revenge and tough guy mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Cocaine Wars: Deadly Heroes (1993), Agneepath (2012), Bounty Hunters (1996), The Evil That Men Do (1984), Cop Killers (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Deadly Heroes
Genre: Action, Drama
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Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ex-Navy SEAL Brad Cartowski is injured during an attack at Athens airport by terrorists who kidnap his wife and fly her on a hijacked plane to North Africa. Cartowski goes in pursuit, aided by another ex-SEAL, Cody Grant. Cartowski soon finds the ...
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Agneepath
Genre: Action, Drama
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Duration: 174 min.
Story: In a small Indian village Mandwa, Vijay Dinanath Chauhan is taught about the path of fire (Agneepath) by his principled father. His life is shattered when the evil drug lord Kancha Cheena hangs his father. Vijay leaves for Mumbai with his pregnant ...
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Place: asia, india
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    User:   77%
 
 4.7
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Bounty Hunters
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jersey Bellini is a bounty hunter who forms an uneasy partnership with a rival to capture a fugitive. But the hunters soon discover that the crook is also the man the mob most wants dead! Ready to battle anyone in their way, these hard-hitting ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, surprise ending, buddy comedy
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Time: 90s, 1990s
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    User:   64%
 
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Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professional killer Holland is forced out of retirement to break a Central American government's political torture ring when one of his friends, a Latin American journalist, is killed. The murderer, Doctor Clement Molloch, is the master sadist ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing
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    User:   74%
 
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    User:   47%
 
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, rough
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System:   54%
    User:   60%
 
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Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
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    User:   58%
 
 6.3
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    User:   46%
 
 4.4
 987
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   49%
 
 5.0
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Fury in Red
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Country: Philippines, Taiwan, Hong Kong
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I Am Wrath
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   39%
 
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Fist of Honor
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
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    User:   45%
 
 4.3
 128
The Godson
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An ambitious mobster, Marko, makes the local brothel into a rousing success after double-crossing the mafia Don. This of course angers certain people who come after him.
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 4.7
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Hardball
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   50%
 
 6.7
 191K
Gangster Squad
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Los Angeles, 1949. Ruthless, Brooklyn-born mob king Mickey Cohen runs the show in this town, reaping the ill-gotten gains from the drugs, the guns, the prostitutes and — if he has his way — every wire bet placed west of Chicago. And he does it ...
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Duration: 90 min.
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Style: surprise ending, suspense
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 7.0
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Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
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Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s, 1960s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   42%
 
 7.6
 438K
Watchmen
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In a gritty and alternate 1985 the glory days of costumed vigilantes have been brought to a close by a government crackdown, but after one of the masked veterans is brutally murdered, an investigation into the killer is initiated. The reunited ...
Style: stylized, suspense, bleak, serious, dark ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 20th century, 80s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, antarctica, afghanistan, russia, vietnam ...
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System:   39%
    User:   32%
 
 5.9
 386
Fighting Mad
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An evil corporation tries to pressure a bunch of Arkansas farmers and ranchers to sell their land so they can strip-mine it for coal. The fiercely proud and stubborn Hunter family refuse to give in. This leads to a bitter conflict that results in ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, rough ...
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Place: arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   32%
 
 6.0
 9K
Until Death
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Bulgaria, Germany, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Van Damme plays a dirty cop who is hooked on heroin, and everyone dislikes him. Because of an accident he is put into a coma, and comes out of it a better person. He wakes up wanting to put things right.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, suspense ...
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Time: contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
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System:   35%
    User:   29%
 
 7.2
 100
Southwest
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: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: shooting, femme fatale, mob, menage a trois, breast sucking, execution, assassin, blackmail, actress, homosexual, threesome, martial arts ...
Place: texas, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   34%
 

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 4.1
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Cyborg Cop
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ex-DEA agent Jack receives an emergency message from his brother Phillip, whose team was ambushed on the Caribbean island of St. Keith. Jack goes to St. Keith to find his brother, who has been turned into a cyborg by the drug runner he was after.
Style: futuristic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
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Time: 1990s
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System:   35%
    User:   30%
 
 6.9
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48 Hrs.
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: exciting, semi serious, suspense, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   36%
 
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