Movies like The Last American Soldier

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The Last American Soldier (1988)
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The Last American Soldier (1988)
Original name: Commander
Genre: Action, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jungle action from the glorious period of Rambo ripoffs.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: sniper, martial arts, espionage, jungle, village, snake, ship, terrorist, spy, army, pregnancy, hell, bodyguard, friendship, violence, military, death, mercenary, tough guy, warrior, torture, soldier, kidnapping, soviet army, terrorism ...
Place: vietnam, soviet union, cambodia, thailand

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Most similar movies to The Last American Soldier

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, suspenseful, exciting and realistic films with plots about violence, pistol, gunfight, machine gun, escape, ambush and death mostly in Action, Thriller and War genres. Some movies like The Last American Soldier: Double Target (1987), Soldier Boyz (1995), Hammerhead (1987), Hard Target 2 (2016), Chain of Command (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.8
 185
Double Target (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy, Philippines, India
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Miles O’Keeffe stars as an ex-military specialist in Vietnam trying to recover his son after learning that his wife has died in a concentration camp. The government considers the child their property since the war is over. There are others ...
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: ambush, police officer, mercenary, aerial shot, terrorism, warrior, terrorist group, capital punishment, apartment building, knocked out, mixed martial arts, kicked in the face ...
Place: southeast asia, malaysia, vietnam, thailand, bangkok thailand ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Braddock: Missing in Action III (1988)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Colonel James Braddock is told that his Asian wife and 12-year-old son are still alive in Communist Vietnam, he mounts a one-man assault to free them. Armed with the latest high-tech firepower, Braddock fights his way into the heart of the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, military, rescue mission, orphanage, vietnam veteran, vengeance, escapades, chases and races, confined, war, daring rescue, heroes ...
Time: 80s, year 1975
Place: vietnam, asia, thailand, saigon, cambodia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 4.3
 1K
Soldier Boyz (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of prisoners are going to Vietnam to rescue the daughter of a V-I.P. The Ones who survive get their freedom back...but hell awaits them.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, kidnapping, rivalry, military, soldier, terrorism, danger, prison, heroes, prison life, deadly, serial killer ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: vietnam, asia, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Missing in Action 2: The Beginning (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Prequel to the first Missing In Action, set in the early 1980s it shows the capture of Colonel Braddock during the Vietnam war in the 1970s, and his captivity with other American POWs in a brutal prison camp, and his plans to escape.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, jungle, survival, torture, burned alive, martial arts, one man army, danger, military, soldier, escape, revenge ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: vietnam, asia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 6.1
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Hammerhead (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A detective's hunt for the man who murdered his friend takes him to the Caribbean, where he finds himself enmeshed in a web of corruption and murder.
Style: buddy comedy, surprise ending
Plot: murder, shot in the back, police shootout, kicked in the face, hawaiian shirt, surveillance, ambush, shot in the shoulder, mercenary, drug dealer, sunglasses, abandoned factory ...
Place: jamaica, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Hard Target 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Forced into a deadly cat-and-mouse game, a disgraced mixed martial arts fighter is hunted through the jungles of Southeast Asia.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: mixed martial arts, jungle, kickboxer, retired, human prey, fistfight, death of friend, rescue, regret, threatened with a knife, gunfight, attempted rape ...
Time: 2010s
Place: bangkok thailand, burma
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Chain of Command (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Merrill Ross (Michael Dudikoff) is thought to be a C.I.A. agent gone bad and teaming with some other alphabet named agency to take over the oil rich country of Qumir, he finds he's in the middle of a very explosive situation. Not knowing ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: escape, betrayal, politics, saxophone, massacre, hotel, murder, man with glasses, fire, false identity, security camera, hotel fight ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Eleventh Hour (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An ex-Navy SEAL, Michael Adams, (Matthew Reese) was captured during a raid to free Japanese prisoners from a North Korean prison camp. He endures the North Koreans torture for three years -- seen only as flashbacks -- then released back into ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: violence, navy seal, vendetta, african american, bomb, deception, death, betrayal, street shootout, revenge, car accident, massacre ...
Time: 2000s
Place: korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Seal Team Eight: Behind Enemy Lines (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Seal Team Eight must fight their way deep into Africa's Congo, decommission a secret uranium mine, and stop our most dangerous enemy from smuggling weapon's grade yellow-cake out of the country.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, soldier, danger, heroes, tough heroes, battle, rescue mission, betrayal, battlefield, renegades, chases and races, military ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: congo, africa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Uncommon Valor (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of Vietnam War veterans re-unite to rescue one of their own left behind and taken prisoner by the Vietnamese...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, military, jungle, prison, rescue, soldier, war, survival, adventure, captivity, danger, against the odds ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, asia, texas, bangkok thailand, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 56K
Mile 22 (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: China, USA, Colombia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A CIA field officer and an Indonesian police officer are forced to work together in confronting political corruption. An informant must be moved twenty-two miles to safety.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: black ops, top secret, martial arts, terrorist, political corruption, danger, secret agent, machismo, bravery, terrorist group, investigation, surveillance ...
Time: 2010s
Place: southeast asia, asia, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.5
 2K
Deadly Prey (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of sadistic mercenaries led by Col. John Hogan kidnap Michael Danton from his home, and set him loose on the grounds of their secret camp to be used as training for new recruits. Danton has been called the "most perfect killer ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, manhunt, survival, chase, exploding body, mercenary, most dangerous game, military, fistfight, swamp, exploding helicopter, gunfight ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Assault on Devil's Island (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When one of Mike McBride's men goes rogue and takes a group of gymnasts hostage to Devil's Island in exchange for the return of drug lord Carlos Gallindo, the SEALS face their most perilous assignment yet.
Style: realistic, sexy, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, island, race against time, kidnapping, betrayal, hostage, crimes, hostages, confined, escapades, chases and races, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: caribbean, seattle, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: John Rambo is released from prison by the government for a top-secret covert mission to the last place on Earth he'd want to return - the jungles of Vietnam.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, chase, revenge, one man army, helicopter, soldier, vietnam veteran, vengeance, vietnam war, heroic mission, escapades, master warrior ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, asia, arizona, usa, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
S.W.A.T.: Under Siege (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a D.E.A. and S.W.A.T. cartel takedown ends in a shootout, S.W.A.T. Agent Travis Hall seizes a mysterious prisoner taking him into custody. Before long, the S.W.A.T. compound is under siege by wave-after-wave of assault teams attempting to ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, surprise ending
Plot: chase, survival, foot chase, spy, self mutilation, husband wife relationship, murder, police chase, corrupt cop, death of friend, tough guy, martial arts ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington state, seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.8
 4K
Stratton (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A British Special Boat Service commando tracks down an international terrorist cell.
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: terrorist, british, commando, terrorist plot, investigation, swat team, military, rescue, race against time, deception, murder, surveillance ...
Time: 2010s
Place: big ben london, ukraine, iran, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.2
 228
The Blood Bond (2011)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a war-torn Asian land, peace lies in the hands of the Bagwun, a revered religious leader. When he is wounded in an assassination attempt, his sworn protector, Deva, sets out on a dangerous journey to find the one man who can provide the rare ...
Plot: commander, hit with a chair, femme fatale, one woman army, child soldier, woman punches a man, blood transfusion, woman fights a man, breaking a bottle over someone's head, female spy, assassination attempt, bodyguard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Ultimate Weapon (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mercenaries, Ben & Vince, are assigned to destroy a stolen military arms cache held by a group of terrorists.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, military, soldier, bar fight, one man army, weapon system, tough heroes, heroes, lone wolves, loss of partner, dishonesty, ira ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Strike Commando 2 (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Michael Ransom's Vietnam squad leader, Vic Jenkins, is captured by terrorists demanding ten million dollars worth of diamonds in return for his release. Michael, reluctantly aided by local tough-girl Rosanna Boom, is dispatched by the CIA to ...
Plot: soldier, enemy, war, veteran, mercenary, commando, cia, gun duel, dynamite, terrorist group, brawl, ninja ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Strike Commando (1987)
Genre: Action, War, Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: While operating behind enemy lines, Sgt. Mike Ransom learns of a Russian presence in North Vietnam. Ordered to obtain proof of this discovery, Ransom returns to enemy territory but is captured and subjected to a variety of tortures. Eventually he ...
Plot: punching, dead children, vietnam war, war violence, hand grenade, mixed martial arts, hand to hand combat, ambush, martial arts, warrior, one man army, behind enemy lines ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 56K
12 Strong (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.
Style: based on true events, exciting, suspenseful, rough, touching ...
Plot: cia, heroism, machismo, soldier, september 11 2001, al qaeda, military, murder, behind enemy lines, heroes, battle, brutality ...
Time: year 2001, 21st century, 2000s
Place: afghanistan, usa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.2
 960
Cyborg Cop (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Israel
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, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, island, police shootout, androids and robots, danger, journalism, chaos, rivalry, society, law enforcement, disorder, fighting crime ...
Time: 1990s
Place: denver colorado, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
China Salesman (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Yan Jian, a young Chinese IT engineer who volunteers to go to North Africa and help the company he works for to win a competition. The winner can own the right to control the communication between south and north. French spy Michael works for the ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: shot in the chest, military, money, rivalry, doctor, fear, soldier, paranoia, conspiracy, spy, bar, bathtub ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Irresistible Force (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A police sergant is about to retire. Therefore he only wants to let the time pass by without getting in trouble or even becoming hurt. But this is not so easy as he receives as partner an enthusiastic young, female agent who provokes all kinds of ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: karate, fight to the death, one against many, tough girl, shot through a window, undercover cop, mixed martial arts, surveillance, terrorism, computer cracker, policewoman, knocked out ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.8
 111K
Rambo III (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Combat has taken its toll on Rambo, but he's finally begun to find inner peace in a monastery. When Rambo's friend and mentor Col. Trautman asks for his help on a top secret mission to Afghanistan, Rambo declines but must reconsider when ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, kidnapping, one man army, freedom fighter, russian, state affairs, confined, heroes, danger, captivity, heroic mission, daring rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: afghanistan, pakistan, thailand, middle east, soviet union ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 3K
Black Tigers (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The former leader of a commando rescue attempt into Vietnam tries to discover why his squad members are being murdered, one-by-one, after the war is over.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, danger, rescue, politics, martial arts, political corruption, crimes, state affairs, rivalry, espionage, heroes, lone wolves ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, california, washington d.c., paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
 86K
The Foreigner (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love – his teenage daughter – dies in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. His relentless search ...
Style: suspense, exciting, harsh, surprise ending
Plot: revenge, tough guy, one against many, terrorism, bomb, obsession, justice, death of daughter, politics, mercilessness, dark past, terrorist ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ireland, northern ireland, scotland yard, america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.7
 8K
Final Score (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a stadium is seized by a group of heavily armed criminals during a major sporting event, an ex-soldier must use all his military skills to save the 35,000 capacity crowd, one of which is the daughter of his fallen comrade.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: one against many, unlikely hero, terrorism, haunted by the past, survival, dark past, courage, hostage, rescue attempt, murder, disguise, race against time ...
Time: 2010s, 1990s
Place: russia, tower bridge london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Force 10 from Navarone (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mallory and Miller are back. The survivors of Navarone are sent on a mission along with a unit called Force 10, which is led by Colonel Barnsby. But Force 10 has a mission of their own which the boys know nothing about.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: task force, colonel, battle, double agent, military, survival, adventure, war, heroic mission, danger, racism, against the odds ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: yugoslavia, italy, england, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.6
 466
The Elite (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After the murder of their families by a terrorist bomb, five young adults are trained as a hi-tech, anti-terrorist team with a mission to search and destroy high-profile terrorist groups.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, terrorism, undercover, race against time, danger, crimes, secret agents, chases and races, good versus evil, vengeance, one man army, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, year 1987
Place: europe, greece, athens greece, washington d.c., battleship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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