Movies like May Sayad

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May Sayad (1998)
May Sayad (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Story: A Filipino action movie directed by Ronnie Ricketts.
Plot: sex, martial arts, gangsters, mental institution, violence, torture, crazy, kidnapping, gunfight, frame up, murder, blood, explosion, car accident, kidnapped, riot, bomb, grenade launcher, car rollover, lethal injection, gangster, falling from height, shot to death, falling to death, blood splatter ...
Place: the philippines

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Most similar movies to May Sayad

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, suspense and realistic films with plots about violence, fistfight, martial arts, blood, gunfight, gun and blood splatter mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like May Sayad: Wala Ka Nang Puwang Sa Mundo (1997), Armadong Hudas (1998), Angel of Vengeance (1993), Contract to Kill (2016), Asian Cop: High Voltage (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Wala Ka Nang Puwang Sa Mundo (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: After many years of imprisonment, Miguel is finally freed. On the day of his liberation, Miguel promises himself a clean and honest life to win back the family he has lost during his incarceration. However, nobody wants to take in an ex-convict, his ...
Plot: sauna, elderly, prison, death, driver, shot to death, car accident, gun, explosion, child murder, gangsters, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Armadong Hudas (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Story: A Filipino action movie directed by Augusto Salvador which is a followup from the movie Barumbado(1990) .
Plot: car chase, spear, punching, stabbed to death, father son relationship, father and son, falling from height, cemetery, disguise, sniper, explosion, shooting range ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Angel of Vengeance (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the vein of HARD BOILED and NAKED KILLER comes this action-crime thriller in which two young women caught in a power struggle among a trio of mobsters must struggle to survive in a world run by vice and corruption.
Plot: female martial artist, blood, female nudity, sex, fistfight, martial artist, violence, kung fu, bloodbath, gore, death, knife fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Contract to Kill (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Monaco
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Harmon is a CIA/DEA enforcer investigating Arab terrorists captured in Mexico. With his team--seductive FBI agent Zara and spy-drone pilot Sharp--he flies to Istanbul and uncovers a brutal plot: Islamic extremists plan to use Sonora drug-smuggling ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, touching, suspense
Plot: violence, martial arts, aikido, terrorist plot, conspiracy, secret agents, undercover, paranoia, hitman, cia agent, secret agent, woman fights a man ...
Time: 2010s
Place: istanbul turkey, el paso texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Asian Cop: High Voltage (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Donnie Yen is back with a vengeance in this electric action thriller. The star of Fist of Fury, Hero and Highlander goes up against Hong Kong's deadliest gangsters in a no holds barred duel to the death. Donnie Yen has proven to be one of ...
Plot: martial arts, bloodbath, gun, brutality, karate, gunfight, interpol, blood, violence, kung fu, gun duel, combat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 3.8
 507
Death Machines (1976)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An evil Oriental Dragon Lady injects three martial arts fighters with a serum that turns them into zombie-like assassins, and she sends them out against her enemies.
Plot: martial arts, police detective, crime lord, italian restaurant, bazooka, cut arm, hitman, sniper rifle, sniper, exploding airplane, violence, ninja ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Escape from Hellhole (1983)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Indonesia, Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Indonesian film about a Punjabi girl getting tricked into living with a big time pimp. Uncle MG as they call him, abducts virgins, and forces them to submit to his hymen bustin ways. The not so attractive gals get several chances to marry Uncle MG, ...
Plot: women's prison, violence, murder, sex, kidnapping, car chase, prison, gun, jail, virginity, torture, women in prison ...
Place: indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Condemned 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former bounty hunter who finds himself on the run as part of a revamped Condemned tournament, in which convicts are forced to fight each other to the death as part of a game that's broadcast to the public.
Plot: dumb police, game of death, bail bondsman, drone, suitcase full of money, state trooper, fire truck, reluctant hero, showdown, gun, bomb, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 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, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: terrorist, commando, terrorist plot, rescue, military, investigation, explosion, race against time, chase, ambush, danger, deception ...
Time: frogman, 2010s
Place: big ben london, iran, ukraine, london, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.3
 3K
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, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, manhunt, chase, survival, rapist, psychopath, rifle, violence, military, exploding helicopter, exploding body, mercenary ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Angel On Fire (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong, Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A beautiful supermodel-turned-gangster double crosses her ruthless partners after the gang steals a precious relic from a Manila museum. now an enterprising young Interpol agent, with the help of a comical taxi driver, must stop the vicious gang and ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, policewoman, model, heroine, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, heroic bloodshed, police, helicopter, bicycle, roundhouse kick ...
Place: manila philippines, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Marine 3: Homefront (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Marine must do whatever it takes to save his kidnapped niece and stop a terrorist attack masterminded by a radical militia group.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, soldier, kidnapping, one man army, daring rescue, save the day, danger, crimes, rivalry, tough heroes, hostages ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington state, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.8
 214
Warhead (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Terrorists seize an American nuclear missile site and threaten to launch the missiles at Washington unless the President resigns immediately and $1 billion is placed in a Swiss account in 8 hours.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: terrorism, race against time, heroes, deadly, danger, crimes, adventure, law enforcement, chases and races, save the world, confined, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington d.c., switzerland, haiti, pentagon, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.3
 285
The Stabilizer (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Peter Goldson, aka The Stabilizer, searches for drug smuggler Greg Rainmaker. Rainmaker killed Goldson's fiancee by kicking her with his spiked shoes, and now Goldson wants revenge. Meanwhile, Rainmaker has kidnapped the famous Professor ...
Plot: explosion, fight, violence, revenge, murder, diving, gun sau, martial arts, assault rifle, martial artist, revolver, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.1
 10K
Extraction (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former CIA operative is kidnapped by a group of terrorists. When his son learns there is no plan for his father to be saved, he launches his own rescue operation.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, exciting, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: terrorist, rescue, death of wife, machismo, deception, murder, brutality, father son relationship, escape, death, violence, revenge ...
Time: year 2015, year 2005, year 2004, 21st century, 2010s ...
Place: langley virginia, czech republic, prague, usa, eastern europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Live Free or Die Hard (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: John McClane is back and badder than ever, and this time he's working for Homeland Security. He calls on the services of a young hacker in his bid to stop a ring of Internet terrorists intent on taking control of America's computer ...
Style: exciting, humorous, rough, suspenseful, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hacker, fbi, terrorism, one man army, car chase, explosion, lone hero, surveillance, intelligence, violence, gunfight, police officer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., california, los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, exciting, disturbing, thought provoking ...
Plot: violence, vendetta, chase, husband wife relationship, political prisoner, conspiracy, tragic hero, little girl, paranoia, female agent, danger, husband wife estrangement ...
Time: 2000s
Place: korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.5
 4K
Eliminators (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A former US Federal Agent must abandon the witness protection program and come out of hiding when his London home is invaded in error due to a wrong address. When the event ends with multiple homicides, the news triggers those hunting him to send ...
Style: exciting, brutal, suspense, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassin, martial arts, revenge, hitman, widower, daughter, agent, pursuit, shot to death, rescue, father daughter relationship, little girl ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 17K
The Prince (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A family man who turns out to be a retired mob enforcer must travel across the country to find his daughter who has gone missing.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, daring rescue, partners, forced into action, danger, crime, crimes, justice, confined, missing daughter, retired ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Triple Threat (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Thailand, China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A crime syndicate places a hit on a billionaire's daughter, making her the target of an elite assassin squad. A small band of down-and-out mercenaries protects her, fighting tooth and nail to stop the assassins from reaching their target.
Style: intense, brutal, suspense, bloody, surprise ending
Plot: organized crime, hitman, police, mercenary, martial arts, fight, captivity, danger, murder, police shootout, chase, police station ...
Time: 2010s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Delta Force Commando II: Priority Red One (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Only one enemy has ever beat him. Now he needs her to save his life.
Style: cult film
Plot: chase, ak 47, tough girl, m 16, gunfight, commando, desert, hand to hand combat, muslim, hand grenade, cigar smoking, blood splatter ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.5
 7K
Into the Sun (2005)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After the assassination of Tokyo's Governor by Yakuza members, the CIA bureau chief (William Atherton) for Tokyo puts out a call to an agent (Steven Seagal) that had been raised in Japan and trained by ex-Yakuza. Using his former ties, he ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, gangsters, fbi, one man army, vengeance, master criminal, law enforcement, race against time, undercover, danger, crimes, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.8
 2K
End of a Gun (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mall security guard -- and former federal agent -- crosses paths with a drug kingpin's enforcer after he saves a woman from danger.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, rough, suspenseful
Plot: violence, martial arts, rescue, chase, betrayal, brutality, murder, police detective, death, security guard, blood, aikido ...
Time: 2010s
Place: houston texas, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A passenger train has been hijacked by an electronics expert and turned into an untraceable command center for a weapons satellite. He has planned to blow up Washington DC and only one man can stop him, former Navy SEAL Casey Ryback.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, satellite, terrorist, heroes, one man army, nuclear threat, terrorism, hijacking, runaway train, rivalry, crimes, confined ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: pentagon, denver colorado, colorado, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
 189K
Transporter 2 (2005)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Professional driver Frank Martin is living in Miami, where he is temporarily filling in for a friend as the chauffeur for a government narcotics control policymaker and his family. The young boy in the family is targeted for kidnapping, and Frank ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone hero, car chase, kidnapping, fight scenes, martial arts, weapons, deadly virus, danger, race against time, chases and races, chase, bodyguard ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, florida, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.3
 229
The Blood Bond (2010)
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 ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: military, blood, murder, revenge, chase, brutality, teacher, female fighter, doctor, fictional war, female warrior, shot to death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.3
 4K
Art of War 2 (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Agent Neil Shaw is called out of retirement and finds himself in the midst of a plot to assassinate several leading Senators with himself set-up to take the rap for a recent killing
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, betrayal, heroes, assassination, murder, martial arts, crimes, government agency, protagonist as suspect, secret agents, chases and races, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Burning Ambition (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: This is director/martial arts star Frankie Chan's unofficial remake of the Kinji Fukasaku film SHOGUN'S SAMURAI (1978). Instead of Japanese samurai in a period setting, we get modern day Chinese gangsters battling each other for the ...
Plot: power struggle, violence, restaurant, kung fu, shot to death, shot multiple times, hit by a car, kicked in the face, broken glass, stabbed in the back, beaten to death, stabbed in the face ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.2
 307
Light Blast (1985)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A crazed physician invents a death ray and threatens to destroy San Francisco unless he is paid $10 million.
Style: cult film
Plot: police, hostage, car chase, shot in the back, blood splatter, person on fire, loss of wife, caught having sex, kiss, shotgun, bloodbath, exit wound ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Art of War III: Retribution (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When international diplomacy comes up short, extreme measures must be taken. In the newest installment of The Art of War, Agent Neil Shaw (Treach) is on a covert mission to stop North Korean terrorists from obtaining a nuclear bomb. But when the ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: un, martial arts, terrorism, heroes, frame up, political conspiracy, murder, heroic mission, graphic violence, danger, on the run, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, new york, korea, usa, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%