Movies like Cocaine Wars

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Cocaine Wars (1985)
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

Most similar movies to Cocaine Wars

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about martial arts, violence, murder, female nudity, explosion, gun and fistfight mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Cocaine Wars: Sudden Death (1977), Deadly Heroes (1993), Angel III: The Final Chapter (1988), Street Hunter (1990), Hardflip (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 5.8
 98
Sudden Death (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Ed Neilson's entire family is viciously murdered, he pleads with retired CIA operative Duke Smith (Robert Conrad) to investigate. He refuses, but relents after Neilson too meets an explosive death. Deception, international intrigue and a ...
Plot: helicopter, explosion, kicked in the groin, man in swimsuit, fortune, shooting gallery, male in bathtub, violence, murder, burned alive, gun, karate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.6
 357
Deadly Heroes (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
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 ...
Plot: airport, attack, rocket, electric torture, commando raid, behind enemy lines, hit in the crotch, paramilitary, m 16, underwater photography, grenade launcher, uzi ...
Place: athens greece, libya
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Angel III: The Final Chapter (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Molly is now a freelance photographer in New York. She runs across a woman at an art show that looks familiar. She goes to L.A. to find out that this woman is in fact, her mother. She also finds out she has a sister. The reunion is short-lived when ...
Style: serious
Plot: prostitute, reunion, photographer, vengeance, adventure, missing person, explosion, violence, undercover, sister, teenage life, working undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.6
 218
Street Hunter (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Logan Blade is a tough police officer who has to confront a gang led by ruthless Colonel Walsh.
Plot: uzi, machine gun, crime boss, violence, street shootout, murder, punched in the face, blood, pistol, gangster, female nudity, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 5.6
 666
Hardflip (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Hardflip follows the story of Caleb (Randy Wayne) a young skater whose ill mother (Rosanna Arquette) and absent father (John Schneider) leave him reaching for the only hope he has...becoming a sponsored skater. After his mother falls ill, Caleb ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, uplifting
Plot: forgiveness, skateboarding, parents and children, contests and competitions, sport, self discovery, teenage life, ambition, hopes, youth, family relations, death of mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.4
 117
Subterfuge (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Scuba-diver turned beach-bum Jonathan Slade is forced back into his previous milieu - the world of international espionage - in order to retrieve Black Boxes from an American jetliner that crashed under mysterious circumstances into the Black Sea. ...
Plot: torture, beefcake, muscleman, hand grenade, tied to a chair, motorcycle, explosion, jail, fistfight, shark, scuba diving, speedboat ...
Place: black sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Lovely But Deadly (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cheerleader goes undercover to fight drug dealers because her brother OD'd and her fellow cheerleaders are hooked.
Plot: cheerleading, drug smuggling, drugs, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, cheerleader, karate, black pantyhose
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.4
 226
Ghetto Blaster (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When Travis, middle-aged, working class man, returns home to visit his parents, he quickly learns that his hood is rife with criminal activity and gang warfare. Quickly, Travis finds himself thrust into a position to defend his family and neighbors ...
Plot: gang, gang member, attempted rape, convenience store, vigilante, drive by shooting, street gang, clown, woman undressing, punk, child killed, m 16 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 5.8
 161
Cop Killers (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two hippies on their way to a cocaine deal get stopped by the police at a roadblock, resulting in a shootout where they kill the cops. They then go on a crime spree of robbery and murder.
Style: road movie, psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: murder, police officer killed, robbery, drug dealer, cop killer, nihilism, cocaine, sadist, crime gone awry, cruelty, anti hero, drug smuggling ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Ulterior Motives (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A private eye becomes the bodyguard of a beautiful reporter being pursued by a Japanese mob.
Style: suspense
Plot: reporter, yakuza, fake accent, warehouse, safe, mexican standoff, crisis of conscience, assassination attempt, morgue, sword, hitman, private detective ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.1
 272
Mr. No Legs (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meet Mr. No Legs! Deadly professional hit-man for a drug syndicate... and a limbless cripple! With his cool wheelchair, armed with shotguns and shurikens, and his amazing kung fu skills he means trouble for everyone he confronts, even his own boss! ...
Plot: gun, violence, kung fu, shotgun, gang, wheelchair, exploitation, murder, car chase, police, cripple, drug lord ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Deep in the Heart (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Shortly after moving to Dallas, a young woman is raped at gunpoint. Her intense anger drives her to seek revenge, and she becomes a hunter on a vengeance mission.
Plot: gun, rape, teacher, revenge, lawyer, vengeance, female nudity
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.1
 432
Seven (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A government agent discovers a plot by a cartel of seven gangsters to take over the state of Hawaii. He hires a team of seven hitmen to stop them.
Plot: assassin, girls with guns, female nudity, rape, gangster, murder, crime boss, female pilot, syndicate, grenade, skateboarder, surfer ...
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.8
 43
The Loners (1972)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: On his motorcycle Stein, a half-blood Indian, tries to stay out of the hands of the police, who are chasing him for accidentally killing a cop. Together with his friend Alan and a beautiful but desperate girl Stein will get involved in a robbery and ...
Plot: police, robbery, explosion, motorcycle, native american, false accusation, on the run
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.2
 290
Black Samson (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Noble nightclub owner Samson does his best to keep his neighborhood clean of crime and drugs. When vicious mobster Johnny Nappa tries to muscle in on Samson's territory, Samson takes a brave stand against Nappa and his flunkies.
Plot: nightclub, lion, bar fight, gangster, organized crime, blood splatter, violence, wheelchair, blood, beer, one man army, one against many ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.5
 101
The Messenger (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When his girlfriend dies of a drug overdose, a former Green Beret decides to take vengeance on the drug gangs responsible for her death.
Plot: golf, ex convict, ex marine, shuriken, nude black woman, drug dealer, shot in the back, sex scene, desert, revenge, stabbed to death, prostitute ...
Place: italy, chicago illinois, vietnam, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
When Eagles Strike (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An elite group of American soldiers are in a race against time in this action thriller from director Cirio H. Santiago. Stacy Keach stars as the general in charge of the team tasked with infiltrating a terrorist organization and saving an American ...
Plot: kidnapping, explosion, hands tied behind back, bondage, man wearing towel, torture
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Kickboxer Retaliation (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: One year after the events of "Kickboxer: Vengeance", Kurt Sloan has vowed never to return to Thailand. However, while gearing up for a MMA title shot, he finds himself sedated and forced back into Thailand, this time in prison. He is there ...
Style: brutal, suspenseful, exciting, bleak, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: muscleman, bloody violence, martial arts, kickboxing, torture, mentor, vengeance, heroes, friendship, love, danger, lifestyle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Claudia, a girl who gets around, finally lands her dream man in Mickey. However, Mickey's friend Dobbs spoils their nuptial plans when the thugs of a Vietnamese gangster that he has robbed, come looking for him. In order to save Dobbs, Mickey ...
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Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Excessive Force II: Force on Force (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Stacie Randall plays Harley, a Special Forces agent-turned-investigator, who arrives on the scene of an apparent mob hit to help the local police. In actuality, she's hunting down Francis Lydell, her former C.O. and lover, who shot her in the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: mercenary, martial arts, cia, terror, blood, murder, violence, gun, sadism, book, kidnapping, torture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Instructor (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The action never stops in this stunt-packed karate extravaganza of a black belt instructor who proves that his talents and expertise can be used to defend instead of destroy. The Instructor runs a local karate school and tries to impart to his ...
Plot: karate, car chase, fight, martial arts, rival, death, violence, school
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.4
 180
Death Match (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A kickboxing champ and a reporter are searching for a missing man, but they turn up a series of illegal kickboxing matches run by an arms dealer.
Plot: reporter, sex, arms dealer, car chase, martial arts, fight to the death, arena, art, motorcycle, kickboxer, dock, training ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 5.5
 209
Ring of Steel (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A champion fencer accidentally kills an opponent in a match. Disgraced, he is blackballed from the fencing community, until a mysterious stranger saves his life one night from a gang of muggers. He soon finds himself caught up in the world of ...
Plot: fencing, underground fighting, kiss, female nudity, bare breasts, gangster, murder, sex, violence, male nudity, neo noir, sword ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.4
 133
Black Sea 213 (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Mercenaries selling nuclear arms on the black market pose as models so they can set up an innocent photographer to take the blame.
Plot: loner, camera, lesbianism, lesbian, gun, female nudity, revenge, sex, ex soldier, survival, model, orgy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.3
 271
Cage II (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After being tricked into thinking his best friend, and caretaker is dead, Vietnam Vet, and mentally disabled person has no other choice but to enter The Arena Of Death!
Plot: tournament, cage fighting, beefcake, fistfight, martial arts, neck breaking, bare breasts, beefcake martial arts, martial arts tournament
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.9
 290
Streetwalkin' (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Cookie and her brother run away from their loveless mother in the province and arrive in New York. At the train station Cookie meets the fancy man Duke. With his charm he makes her fall in love with him and soon has her working as prostitute. ...
Plot: prostitute, pimp, brother sister relationship, bondage, mini skirt, lingerie, white panties, panties, erotica, female nudity, dominatrix, teenage girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.3
 250
Out of Control (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Upon graduation from high school eight teens take a seaplane trip, intending to celebrate on Keith's parents' private island. Stormy weather causes the plane to crash and they end up on a deserted isle. They find evidence of other ...
Plot: island, survival, rape, violence, drug smuggling, seaplane, sex, teenage girl, teenager, kidnapping, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.5
 151
Fist of Honor (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: As two rival Godfathers view to take control of the city, a hot-tempered family member kills two relatives of the opposing family, breaking the "Truce of Honor". Now the war begins! As a young boxer seeks revenge for his fiancée's ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, betrayal, crime, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, buddies, gang, gangsters ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Puncture Wounds (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After returning home from a traumatic tour of duty in Iraq, John finds himself struggling with PTSD. What little peace he had managed to build around him is shattered one fateful day when he rescues a local call girl from a group of violent Aryan ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: crimes, gang, prostitute, tough heroes, heroes, martial arts, karate, explosion, bloody violence
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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