Movies like Dead Aim 1987

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Dead Aim
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ed Marinaro is Malcolm "Mace" Douglas, a street-tough detective who's out for justice-no matter what the cost. While investigating the mysterious suicidal heroin overdoses of four beautiful exotic dancers, Mace puts together the pieces of a deadly puzzle, infiltrating a violent ring of shadowy drug and weapons dealers, Mace methodically tracks a serial killer (Rick Washburn) with murderous ties to a ruthless foreign diplomat (Harry Goz). Mace won't stop until he gets some answers. The FBI and KGB have them, but now they're talking back with bullets.
Style: suspense
Plot: tape recorder, russian, chinese food, organized crime, female nudity, telephone, shoulder holster, kgb, maverick cop, m 16, self justice, overdose, hit and run, acting musician, cia, anti hero, pump action shotgun, beretta, sawed off shotgun, poetic justice, serial killer, exotic dancer, sunglasses, police brutality, strip club ...
Place: atlanta georgia
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Lethal Weapon
Action, Crime, Thriller
USA
110 min.
 7.6
The Big Racket
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Italy
104 min.
 7.3
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about blood, violence, police, shotgun, chase, murder and revenge mostly in Action, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Dead Aim: McQ (1974), Stone Cold (1991), Murphy's Law (1986), Nails (1992), Renegades (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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McQ
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Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Police Lieutenant Lon McQ investigates the killing of his best friend and uncovers corrupt elements of the police department dealing in confiscated drugs.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
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Stone Cold
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 88 min.
Story: Joe Huff (Brian Bosworth) is a tough, loner cop with a flair for infiltrating dangerous biker gangs. The FBI blackmail Joe into an undercover operation that entails infiltrating "The Brotherhood" - a powerful Mississippi biker gang linked ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s, 1990s
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Murphy's Law
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A tough police detective escapes from custody handcuffed to a foul-mouthed car thief after being framed for the murder of his ex-wife. He must now find the real killer and prove his innocence.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, melancholic ...
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Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   76%
 
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Nails
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The wife of a wild Los Angeles police detective becomes a hostage of the heroin ring he and his partner have exposed.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: neo noir, police brutality, duel, fistfight, gunfight, explosion, revolver, shotgun, pump action shotgun, beretta, martial arts, one man army ...
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Story: Seagal is Nico Toscani, an Italian immigrant, American patriot, ex-CIA agent, aikido specialist, and unorthodox Chicago policeman. He is as committed to his job as he is to his personalized brand of justice: expert and thorough bone-crushing.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   63%
 
Out for Justice
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gino Felino (Steven Seagal) is an NYPD detective from Brooklyn who knows everyone and everything in his neighborhood. Killing his Partner was someone's mistake, because he's now Out For Justice.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, bloody ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   61%
 
 4.5
 220
Maximum Force
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three renegade cops team up to take on the corrupt chief of police and a crime lords hatchet-man.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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System:   56%
    User:   46%
 
 6.0
 9K
Until Death
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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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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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   56%
 
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Story: Paul Kersey is back at working vigilante justice when when his fiancée, Olivia, has her business threatened by mobsters
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, intense ...
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    User:   63%
 
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Nico Palmieri is a police inspector who battles against hoodlums terrorising a sleepy Italian village, extorting cash from the locals.
Plot: revenge, suicide, fight, beretta, racketeer, crooked lawyer, gang rape, impersonating a police officer, police officer shot, police officer shot in the chest, police officer knocked unconscious, shot multiple times ...
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 6.3
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Story: A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, serious, intense ...
Plot: heist, police corruption, crime, bank robbery, violence, murder, betrayal, crime gone awry, police, corruption, organized crime, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   63%
 
 5.3
 582
Street Knight
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A former cop returns to challenge a plot to escalate gang violence in the streets of Los Angeles.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, crime, crimes, law enforcement, urban, rivalry, against the odds, teenage life, city life, gangsters, hostages ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   59%
 
Death Wish 4: The Crackdown
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After the death of his girlfriend's daughter from a drug overdose, Paul Kersey (Charles Bronson) takes on the local drug cartel.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, vengeance, vigilante, revenge, violence, brutality, gory, gang, drugs, gunfight, gangs, wine ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   56%
 
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Hero and the Terror
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Danny O'Brien is back in action fighting the notorious Simon Moon, also known as The Terror. Three years earlier O'Brien had single-handedly captured The Terror and was called Hero by the people of L.A. Now Simon has escaped and has ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, martial arts, police investigation, murder, crime, prison, chase, hospital, brutality, moon, master criminal, violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   46%
 
 7.6
 213K
Lethal Weapon
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Veteran buttoned-down LAPD detective Roger Murtaugh is partnered with unhinged cop Martin Riggs, who -- distraught after his wife's death -- has a death wish and takes unnecessary risks with criminals at every turn. The odd couple embark on ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, partners against crime, police investigation, reluctant partners, adventure, crime, verbal byplay, chase, gunfight, car chase, family, weapons ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   40%
 
 5.3
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I Am Wrath
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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
Plot: murder, violence, revenge, corrupt politician, police corruption, social decay, gun action, black leather jacket, killing spree, leather jacket, national guard, billiards ...
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System:   49%
    User:   50%
 
Year of the Dragon
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: In New York, racist Capt. Stanley White becomes obsessed with destroying a Chinese-American drug ring run by Joey Tai, an up-and-coming young gangster as ambitious as he is ruthless. While pursuing an unauthorized investigation, White grows ...
Style: stylized, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, gangsters, violence, organized crime, mafia, gangster, police corruption, vigilantism, hitman, lone wolves, strong sexual content, violent ...
Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   51%
 
 6.0
 14K
The Presidio
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jay Austin is now a civilian police detective. Colonel Caldwell was his commanding officer years before when he left the military police over a disagreement over the handling of a drunk driver. Now a series of murders that cross jurisdictions force ...
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: crime, murder, investigation, military, chase, father daughter relationship, car chase, conspiracy, police, strong sexual content, reluctant partners, death ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   53%
 
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Kill Switch
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A troubled detective travels to Memphis in order to track down a pair of serial killers.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, crime, master criminal, special agents, investigation, tough law enforcer, murder, mind game, race against time, psychopath, track down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: memphis, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   45%
 
 6.8
 198K
Bad Boys
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Marcus Burnett is a hen-pecked family man. Mike Lowry is a foot-loose and fancy free ladies' man. Both are Miami policemen, and both have 72 hours to reclaim a consignment of drugs stolen from under their station's nose. To complicate ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, gunfight, police corruption, police investigation, chase, police, violence, verbal byplay, murder, buddies, drug lord, drugs ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   48%
 
Street Fighters
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New York City factory worker Eddie Marino (Robert Forster, Oscar nominee for JACKIE BROWN) is a solid citizen and regular guy, until the day a sadistic street gang brutally assaults his wife and murders his child. But when a corrupt judge sets the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, prison, gangsters, crime, tough law enforcer, factory, drug dealing, fighting crime, vigilantism, vengeance, vigilante, rape ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   46%
 
 4.9
 1K
Countdown
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A madman captures a young boy and rigs him with explosives. Ray Fitzpatrick, still haunted by the loss of his own son, will defy orders to stop the clock and save a life
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: wrestling, police, countdown, thrown from height, race against time, bag of money, police captain, internal affairs, kicked in the face, shot through a window, police shootout, bodyguard ...
Place: seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   40%
 
 5.5
 30K
Exit Wounds
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Maverick cop Orin Boyd always brings down the domestic terrorists he tracks, but he ruffles feathers with his unorthodox techniques -- and soon finds himself reassigned to the toughest district in Detroit. When he discovers a group of detectives ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police corruption, police investigation, corruption, chase, kidnapping, undercover cop, betrayal, gangsters, car chase, kung fu, secret service ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   50%
 

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The Protector
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Billy Wong is a New York City cop whose partner is gunned down during a robbery. Billy and his new partner, Danny Garoni, are working security at a fashion show when a wealthy man's daughter, Laura Shapiro, is kidnapped. The Federal authorities ...
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Time: 80s
Place: asia, china, hong kong, usa, new york ...
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System:   41%
    User:   47%
 
Code of Silence
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Chicago cop is caught in a middle of a gang war while his own comrades shun him because he wants to take an irresponsible cop down.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, chase, police, gangsters, gunfight, rescue, martial arts, car chase, undercover cop, police corruption, revenge, missing person ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, texas, chicago illinois
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System:   41%
    User:   44%
 
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