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, realistic and serious films with plots about pistol, violence, gunfight, death, fistfight, explosion and machine gun mostly in Action, Thriller and War genres. Some movies like The Last American Soldier: Double Target (1987), Soldier Boyz (1995), Rambo (2008), Hammerhead (1987), Uncommon Valor (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.7
 173
Double Target (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy
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: rocket launcher, exploding building, body landing on a car, undercover agent, submarine, rowboat, punched in the chest, heroism, helicopter crash, diving, compass, martial artist ...
Place: southeast asia, malaysia, hong kong, bangkok thailand, 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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, military, vietnam veteran, orphanage, rescue mission, vengeance, escapades, tough heroes, against the odds, clergy, war, confined ...
Time: 80s, year 1975
Place: vietnam, asia, saigon, washington d.c., thailand ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 4.4
 992
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: realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, prison, survival, kidnapping, terrorism, military, rivalry, soldier, chases and races, prison life, missing person, serial killer ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: vietnam, asia, los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, jungle, survival, torture, burned alive, danger, soldier, military, one man army, martial arts, escape, revenge ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: vietnam, asia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 7.0
 200K
Rambo (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When governments fail to act on behalf of captive missionaries, ex-Green Beret John James Rambo sets aside his peaceful existence along the Salween River in a war-torn region of Thailand to take action. Although he's still haunted by violent ...
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, boat, warrior, jungle, sniper, bomb, torture, rape, rapist, military, master warrior, soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: burma, thailand, asia, arizona, southeast asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 72
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: surprise ending, buddy comedy
Plot: murder, set up, jet ski, sociopath, informant, female spy, ethnic slur, abandoned warehouse, police badge, burned to death, police officer shot, accidental shooting ...
Place: caribbean, jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, military, jungle, prison, soldier, rescue, vietnam veteran, war, survival, adventure, prison life, captivity ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, asia, texas, bangkok thailand, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, retired, human prey, loss of husband, ethnic slur, woman kills a man, sociopath, abandoned warehouse, shot in the forehead, helicopter, pigeon ...
Time: 2010s
Place: bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: presumed dead, spiral staircase, press conference, undercover, ambassador, sabotage, tied up, woman kills a man, pool table, mass murder, female agent, burned to death ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, tough heroes, soldier, heroes, danger, battle, betrayal, rescue mission, battlefield, military, chases and races, renegades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: congo, africa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.6
 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, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, manhunt, chase, survival, rifle, machine gun, mercenary, martial arts, exploding body, rapist, gunfight, swamp ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: exciting, serious, sexy, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, betrayal, danger, island, race against time, hostage, escapades, confined, gang, daring rescue, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: caribbean, seattle, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, chase, revenge, helicopter, one man army, soldier, vietnam veteran, vengeance, vietnam war, pow, lone wolves, daring rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, asia, usa, arizona, russia
⇓ 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, surprise ending
Plot: commando, british, terrorist, gore, corpse, held at gunpoint, suicide, beating, shot to death, tied to a chair, cell phone, kidnapping ...
Time: 2010s
Place: iran, ukraine, big ben london, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: survival, chase, police, violence, murder, brutality, death of friend, police chase, foot chase, spy, self mutilation, husband wife relationship ...
Place: seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 7K
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: surprise ending
Plot: terrorism, unlikely hero, siege, fight, revolution, pub, shot in the head, ambulance, fistfight, sidekick, explosion, covered in blood ...
Time: 2010s, 1990s
Place: russia, tower bridge london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 52K
Mile 22 (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, suspense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: black ops, top secret, martial arts, terrorist, political corruption, secret agent, danger, machismo, betrayal, terrorist group, surveillance, investigation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 52K
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, murder, destruction, military, behind enemy lines, battle, heroes, brutality ...
Time: 2000s, year 2001
Place: afghanistan, middle east, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Sniper: Legacy (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A rogue gunman is assassinating high-ranking military officers one by one. When Gunnery Sgt. Brandon Beckett is informed his father, legendary shooter Thomas Beckett has been killed, Brandon springs into action to take out the perpetrator. But when ...
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, chase, assassination, dishonesty, track down, heroes, vengeance, hitman, criminal heroes, parents and children, chases and races, officers and cadets ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey, syria, greece, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.4
 224
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: death, shot in the chest, car accident, drunkenness, mentor, doctor, chase, spy, deception, murder, escape, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, soldier, betrayal, bar fight, heroes, weapon system, tough heroes, danger, family in danger, lone wolves, one man army, ira ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, mercenary, veteran, diamond, rescue mission, gunfight, battlefield, rescue, fistfight, death ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: task force, betrayal, military, double agent, traitor, partisan, sergeant, colonel, bridge, battle, adventure, war ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: italy, england, yugoslavia, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: electric torture, blood, pistol, chase, spy, foot chase, behind enemy lines, dead children, punching, vietnam war, war violence, m 16 ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Belly of the Beast (2003)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, Hong Kong, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jake and Sunti go to meet Mongkol, the leader of the Abu Karaf. Mongkol confirms that ever since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, Jantapan has worked to corner the narcotics and arms markets. Jake must engage in a battle that will put ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, one man army, martial arts, kidnapping, rescue, cia, tough heroes, parents and children, chases and races, lone wolves, adventure, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 1990s
Place: thailand, asia, hawaii, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.1
 931
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: computer cracker, racial slur, warrior, redemption, mixed martial arts, hand to hand combat, shot in the back, ambush, exploding body, technology, timebomb, brawl ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: shotgun, shot to death, held at gunpoint, teenage boy, police chase, beating, handcuffs, kidnapping, interrogation, police station, revolver, tied to a chair ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.1
 930
Cyborg Cop (1993)
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: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, futuristic, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, island, police shootout, androids and robots, journalism, rivalry, manhunt, law enforcement, heroes, disorder, fighting crime, good versus evil ...
Time: 1990s
Place: caribbean, denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 108K
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, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, kidnapping, one man army, freedom fighter, russian, political unrest, heroes, military base, behind enemy lines, captivity, confined, state affairs ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: afghanistan, pakistan, thailand, middle east, soviet union ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.1
 2K
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, martial arts, political corruption, rescue, danger, politics, state affairs, chases and races, lone wolves, crimes, rivalry, against the odds ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, california, washington d.c., paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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