Movies like Mission Kill

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Mission Kill (1986)
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Mission Kill (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An ex-Green Beret visits one of his army buddies, and finds himself involved in his friend's scheme to smuggle arms into a turbulent South American country.
Plot: mercenary, prison, jungle, gun, smuggler, dictator, gunfight, helicopter, murder, reporter, explosion, ambush, exploding helicopter

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, rough, serious and suspenseful films with plots about murder, gunfight, explosion, violence, gun, helicopter and blood mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Mission Kill: Code Name: Vengeance (1987), Sudden Death (1977), Indio 2 - The Revolt (1991), Lethal Woman (1988), The Dogs of War (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Code Name: Vengeance (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Soldier of fortune, Monroe Bieler, is sent to dole out some American-style justice when the wife and child of an African president are kidnapped by terrorists.
Style: low-budget
Plot: gunfight, mercenary, secret agent, royal family, massacre, release from prison, prison fight, cia, sexploitation, kidnapping, explosion, rebel leader ...
Place: south africa, cape town south africa, africa
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95%
 5.8
 120
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 ...
Style: cult film
Plot: explosion, helicopter, mercenary, male in bathtub, man in swimsuit, violence, exploding car, murder, killer, fortune, car bomb, burned alive ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Indio 2 - The Revolt (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A corporation building a highway through the rainforest hires a gang of mercenaries to get rid of the local Indians, who don't want the highway built through their lands. The mercenaries resort to murder, massacres and enslavement to rid the ...
Plot: jungle, mercenary, rain forest, indigenous people, tough guy, semiautomatic pistol, jungle warfare, martial arts, m 16, disarming someone, blood splatter, boxing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.9
 136
Lethal Woman (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A group of men are told that they have won an "erotic vacation" at a fantasy island. In reality, they are being lured to the island by women they have wronged, and once there they are captured and set loose on the island to be hunted down.
Plot: rape, voyeurism, revenge, court martial, murder, island, sexism, manhunt, fight, jungle, sadism, martial arts ...
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Dogs of War (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mercenary James Shannon, on a reconnaissance job to the African nation of Zangaro, is tortured and deported. He returns to lead a coup.
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, harsh, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, adventure, military, revolution, undercover, soldier, torture, war, espionage, political intrigue, combat, gunfight ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
Place: africa, london, new york, central america, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.2
 123
Rapid Fire (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mike Thompson is a former U.S. government agent whom is called on by his no-nonsense ex-employer Hanson to stop a terrorist named Mustapha who breaks out of a maximum security military prison aboard a battleship with the help from his aide Eddy ...
Plot: candy store, stripper, battleship, mercenary, chase, violence, lasersight, gunfight, explosion, terrorism, torture, desert eagle
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.0
 71
Payback (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An escaped con goes after a drug-dealing killer.
Plot: gun, prison, trailer, mechanic, corrupt cop, gas station, prison escape
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Presumed Guilty (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jessie Weston is an ex-con recently released from prison after serving two years for auto theft. He is welcomed back into his small California down by his best friend Dillion and his older brother, Paul. But Jessie is not warmly received by his old ...
Plot: bar, female nudity, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), runaway, set up, motorcycle, ex convict, splatter, sex scene, explosion, lake ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Exterminator 2 (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The flamethrower-wielding vigilante John Eastland returns to rid New York of a drug lord and his gang.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, surprise ending, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, danger, murder, vigilantism, flamethrower, vigilante, exploitation, violence, revenge, good versus evil, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: cia, mercenary, gun, book, torture, sadism, murder, martial arts, wiretap, kidnapping, blood, terror ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Chicago Overcoat (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The fates of an aging hitman and a washed up detective become entwined when one last job leads to one last chance to settle an old score.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, crimes, elderly, aging, hitman, one last chance, law enforcement, dishonesty, criminal heroes, deadly, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.2
 362
Rage to Kill (1988)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Race-car driver Blaine Striker grows concerned about his younger brother, a student at a medical school on the Caribbean island of St. Heron. General Turner has led a violent coup on this island and may be planning to blow up the school in order to ...
Plot: explosion, guerilla warfare, rebellion, army, military coup, caribbean sea, coup d'etat, fistfight, fight, interrogation, bare chested male fighting, male nudity ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.0
 197
One Man Force (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this action packed film, an L.A. cop speeds off to get revenge upon the dirty drug-dealing dogs who killed his partner
Style: cult film
Plot: murder, police officer killed, maverick cop, warehouse, beating, police brutality, anti hero, police detective, fight, revolver, chase, bar fight ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Yakuza Papers, Vol. 5: Final Episode (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Battles Without Honor and Humanity: Final Episode is part five and the final installation of a series of yakuza films directed by Kinji Fukasaku. In the wake of a big police crackdown, Akira Kobayashi's icily sun- glassed Takeda attempts to ...
Plot: prison, yakuza, mafia, mob hit, mob boss, murder, liver, arrest, gang war, corruption, gunfight, political party
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Jungle Assault (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two Vietnam vets with nothing to lose are called back into the bloodiest action of their lives. Their assignment: locate and destroy a terrorist base and bring back a General's daughter alive.
Plot: jungle warfare, explosion, helicopter, kidnapping, female nudity, shot to death, attempted rape, terrorist, jungle, murder, bar fight, throat slitting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: FBI agent Matt Graver teams up with operative Alejandro Gillick to prevent Mexican drug cartels from smuggling terrorists across the U.S. border.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, bleak, disturbing
Plot: neo noir, drug cartel, gunfight, cia, cartel, black ops, u.s. mexico border, explosion, brutality, little girl, violence, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: somalia, mexico, kansas city, texas, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Big Bird Cage (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Grier and Haig are thieving mercenaries who engineer a prison break from the outside.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, gang rape, escape, revolution, exploitation, rebellion, crimes, danger, fighting the system, fugitives, misfit, confined ...
Time: 70s
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 16
Cool Red (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Nigeria, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Greg Morris stars as Red Salter, an American jazz musician working in Nigeria. Red is trying to make time with Leah Matanzima (Ruby Dee), who is working with a group of rebels trying to liberate the fictional nation of Fahari. Leah recruits Red to ...
Plot: liberation, mercenary, pursuit, revolutionary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Avenge Every Second (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Einar and Davy find themselves in a frightening position, when they realize that their employer, Miami Crime boss Ricky want them dead. They both escape hoping nobody will find them. But in four years time a lot can happen!
Plot: violence, murder, gun, revenge, car chase, police, mafia, gunfight
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Exterminator (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man's best friend is killed on the streets of New York. The man (Robert Ginty) then transforms into a violent killer, turning New York into a great war zone and Christopher George is the only one to stop him.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vigilantism, vigilante, violence, chase, murder, police investigation, revenge, vengeance, gory, crimes, deadly, fighting the system ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: vietnam, new york, asia, usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
 102K
Get the Gringo (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A career criminal (Gibson) nabbed by Mexican authorities is placed in a tough prison where he learns to survive with the help of a 9-year-old boy.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, intense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prison life, thief, gunfight, gang, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, group of criminals, danger, cons and scams, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, tijuana mexico, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Women in Cages (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Carol Jeffries is a naive American woman staying in the Philippines. She is given ten years in prison after being set up by her drug-dealer boyfriend, Rudy. She endures the harsh conditions, sadistic head matron and attempts on her life, then ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: women's prison, jungle, prison, female whipping, women in prison, sadism, prostitute, frame up, drug abuse, guillotine, murder, exploitation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Mean Johnny Barrows (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Vietnam veteran gets caught in a mob war with a couple of double-crossers.
Plot: violence, mafia, bandit, gang, veteran, ex soldier, murder, gang war, vietnam veteran, blood spatter, hitman, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 196 min.
Story: Filmed on location at Alcatraz Island, this two-part "whole story" actually concentrates on a handful of the denizens behind the cold grey walls of "The Rock". Michael Beck plays the real-life Clarence Carnes, an Oklahoma Choctaw ...
Plot: alcatraz, prison, escape, robbery, murder, criminal, convict, spanking, armed robbery, prisoner, prison life
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.4
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Triple Frontier (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Struggling to make ends meet, former special ops soldiers reunite for a high-stakes heist: stealing $75 million from a South American drug lord.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug cartel, greed, drug lord, crimes, ex soldier, friendship, danger, violence, murder, 15 year old, escapades, survival ...
Time: 2010s
Place: colombia, usa, south america, peru, andes mountains ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.8
 657
Fifty/Fifty (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two bickering mercenaries are hired by the CIA to overthrow a South East Asian dictator.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, jungle, island, village, soldier, military, kidnapping, against the odds, friendship, political conspiracy, village life, missing person ...
Time: 90s
Place: singapore, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Code Name: Wild Geese (1984)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Commander Robin Wesley, leader of a group of mercenaries, go to the Golden Triangle in Southeast Asia to overthrow the dictator, who is a major manufacturer and dealer of the world's opium.
Plot: beret, explosion, exploding helicopter, forest, river, bridge, helicopter, church, boat, lake, mercenary, opium ...
Place: southeast asia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Jungle Warriors (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Mexico, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of models fly into the jungle of some South American country to look for a photo location. Their plane is shot down and they are captured by a drug baron's private army. At the same time, the Mafia's representative arrive to ...
Style: cult film
Plot: voyeurism, jungle, rape, drug lord, violence, helicopter, death, mafia, rape victim, thong panties, brother sister relationship, girl in panties ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Clear and Present Danger (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 141 min.
Story: CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, cia, sniper, conspiracy, espionage, mercenary, ambush, politics, president, assassination, rescue, secret agents ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: colombia, usa, washington d.c., venezuela, langley virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.0
 34
Crack (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two buddies from the hood are forced to rob a mafia-backed crack house or go to prison.
Plot: bare breasts, explosion, violence, american flag, drugs, murder, topless, blood, handgun, alcohol, african american, shaved head ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%