Movies and TV shows like Desert Law

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Desert Law (1991)
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Desert Law (1991)
Original name: Il principe del deserto
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 300 min.
Story: A mother hires an ex-CIA man to find and bring back her son, who has been abducted by his father and brought to Morocco, where his grandfather, the ruler of a desert tribe, wants him to become his successor.
Plot: teenager, horse, martial arts, terrorist, karate, violence, heroes, desert, mercenary, tough guy, warrior, soldier, male female relationship, battles, kidnapping, tough girl, terrorism, businesswoman, gun, arab, chase, gunfight, kiss, fortress, father son relationship ...
Place: morocco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, suspenseful, realistic and serious films and TV series with plots about heroes, gunfight, brawl, fistfight, martial arts, combat and violence mostly in Action, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like Desert Law: Beyond Justice (1991), Running Red (1999), Blood Warriors (1993), Indio 2 - The Revolt (1991), Indio (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.5
 508
Beyond Justice (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A woman's ex-husband, who is the son of an Arab chieftain, kidnaps their teenage son and brings him back to Morocco, where the boy is to be made the leader of the tribe. The child's mother hires a mercenary to get her son and bring him ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, desert, rescue, heroes, vengeance, dishonesty, rivalry, confined, daring rescue, adventure, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.1
 374
Running Red (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Gregori is an ex-Soviet Commando haunted by the death of his brother, and trying to forget his old life in the US. However, Gregori realizes after he has already started a family of his own that the past is never far behind. A former superior from ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: martial arts, heroes, chases and races, crimes, starting over, danger, rivalry, soldier, deadly, assassination, hand grenade, violence ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.5
 156
Blood Warriors (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Indonesia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An ex-Marine finds out a old buddy is leading a private army of mercenaries. When an ex-Marine refuses to join an old friendship's personal army of mercenaries a deadly violent battle erupts between the two men! And this is not good.
Style: cult film
Plot: kung fu, gunfight, terrorist plot, ak 47, training, heroes, violence, murder, false accusation, fistfight, blood, pistol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: rain forest, jungle, mercenary, indigenous people, boxing, murder, corporation, violence, death, machine gun, gun, battle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: battlefield, semiautomatic pistol, mixed martial arts, hand to hand combat, warrior, brawl, martial arts, tough girl, disarming someone, blood spatter, silencer, commando mission ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 185
Indio (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A half-breed Marine takes on greedy industrialists in the Amazonian rain forests. Marvelous Marvin proves his ability as a fighter!
Plot: disarming someone, warrior, ambush, bow and arrow, battlefield, foot chase, chase, bomb, pistol, blood, battle, one man army ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.1
 2K
Sweepers (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dolph Lundgren is Christian Erickson, a leading demolition expert trained to disarm mine fields in a humanitarian minesweeping operation in Angola. His son is killed and he discovers that mines are being planted during the war to kill people in the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, terrorist, bar, one man army, battle, battles, son, escapades, rescue, espionage, vengeance, undercover ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Ninja Destroyer (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A lucrative emerald mine and the various protagonists who are struggling to wrest control of it for their own profitable ends.
Plot: gang war, one against many, blood spatter, hand to hand combat, martial arts, m 16, female nudity, battle, male nudity, hotel, brawl, one man army ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Soldier's Fortune (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A rich young girl is kidnapped by masked terrorists. Her mother's ex-husband, a former mercenary, gathers some of his former comrades and goes off to rescue her.
Plot: ransom, mercenary, terrorist, raid, kidnapping, heroes, cheerleader, ambush, hand to hand combat, rescue, semiautomatic pistol, warrior ...
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.0
 681
Final Voyage (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Restored to former glory, a nostalgic cruise ship repeats a tragic past...
Style: suspense, cult film
Plot: terrorist plot, love, violence, gunfight, sinking ship, explosion, good versus evil, blood splatter, tough guy, tuxedo, heroes, showdown ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 ...
Style: cult film
Plot: soldier, mercenary, veteran, enemy, war, combat, electric torture, jungle warfare, heroes, chase, beer, blood ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Unmasking the Idol (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Duncan Jax must stop the evil terrorist Scarlet Leader from acquiring nuclear bombs that could start WW3. Together with the trusty baboon, Boon, he takes on the almost impossible mission! He must steal the gold that Scarlet leader plans to use to ...
Style: bleak, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: terrorism, martial arts, heroes, battles, adventure, battle zone, heroic mission, anti hero, danger, rivalry, hotshot hero, anti heroes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.8
 6K
Black Eagle (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: One of the US Air Force's most modern tactical aircrafts, an F-100 with a new laser guidance system, crashes into the sea near Malta - a region where the Soviet forces are highly present, too. The CIA immediately sends out their best secret ...
Style: realistic, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, secret agents, espionage, martial arts, chase, undercover, danger, escapades, chases and races, special agents, adventure, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: camp, punching, war violence, battles, bazooka, thirst, vietnam war, dead children, behind enemy lines, ak 47, gun duel, gun sau ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Delta Force 3: The Killing Game (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A terrorist places an atom bomb somewhere in an American metropolis. The president of the U.S. has no other choice; he has to call Delta Force.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, nightmare comes true, heroic mission, rivalry, tough heroes, one man army, rescue, state affairs, chases and races, save the day, adventure ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, usa, florida, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.1
 226
Nam Angels (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Philippines
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Lt. Vance Calhoun takes on a dangerous rescue mission of American P.O.W.s in the treacherous Darloc Valley in Vietnam. His only chance to escape is with the help of five young, fearless soldiers on motorcycles.
Style: cult film
Plot: rescue mission, motorcycle, commando mission, violence, heroes, gangsters, gangster, machine gun, gun, exploitation, battle, pistol ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Lady Musketeer (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Croatia, Germany, USA
Duration: 163 min.
Story: The legend of Jacques D'Artagnan (Michael York) gets a gender-bending update in this swashbuckling adventure. Though legendary swordsman Jacques D'Artagnan's best days may be well behind him, he has schooled his daughter Valentine ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: royal family, heroes, daring rescue, adventure, good versus evil, adventurer, partners against crime, heroic mission, missing person, dishonesty, partners, danger ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.8
 383
Deadly Heroes (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ex-Navy SEAL Brad Cartowski is injured during an attack at Athens airport by terrorists who kidnap his wife and fly her on a hijacked plane to North Africa. Cartowski goes in pursuit, aided by another ex-SEAL, Cody Grant. Cartowski soon finds the ...
Style: cult film
Plot: airport, attack, rocket, swat team, blindfold, disarming someone, blood spatter, warrior, tough guy, martial arts, brawl, battlefield ...
Place: libya, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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No Retreat, No Surrender 2 (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this sequel, Scott Wylde, an American kickboxer, must go to Cambodia to rescue his Vietnamese girlfriend from Russian and Vietnamese troops.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, jungle, kidnapping, master warrior, heroes, kung fu, rivalry, escapades, graphic violence, vengeance, danger, buddies ...
Time: 80s
Place: cambodia, asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Karate Raider (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jake Turner is back on a rescue mission to liberate an attractive female Drug Enforcement officer captured and held prisoner by an American drug lord in the jungles of Colombia.
Plot: karate kick, roundhouse kick, karate chop, heroic bloodshed, terrorism, hand grenade, latin, mission, raid, drugs, rebel, gun ...
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Thunder in Paradise (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Terry "Hulk" Hogan stars as R. J. "Hurricane" Spencer who is an ex-Navy S. E. A. L. and confirmed bachelor struggling to make ends meet. In order to save his superboat THUNDER (and ultimately, his business) Spencer is forced into ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: held at gunpoint, hostage, pearl necklace, englishman abroad, heroism, race against time, engineer, punched in the chest, priest, palm tree, hotel, escape ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: cuba, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Phantom Raiders (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Deep within the steaming tropical jungles of Vietnam is a Viet Cong terrorist training camp, run by an ex-Green Beret, William Marshall. A roving photographer stumbles upon the hidden camp and starts to take pictures. He is caught and summarily ...
Style: cult film
Plot: brawl, martial arts, swat team, tough guy, mixed martial arts, wrestling, battlefield, loss of wife, hero kills a woman, warrior, hand to hand combat, spy ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.5
 451
Cobra (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cobra is an American television action/adventure series starring Michael Dudikoff. It ran for just one season in syndication.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: heroes, martial arts, karate, rivalry, good versus evil, escapades, adventure, fighting crime, gangster, gun, pistol, chase ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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5617
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American Ninja 2: The Confrontation (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a remote Caribbean island, Army Ranger Joe Armstrong saves an old friend from the clutches of "The Lion", an evil super-criminal who has kidnapped a local scientist and mass-produced an army of mutant Ninja warriors.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, martial arts, kidnapping, heroes, soldier, one man army, deadly, mutant, good versus evil, master villain, adventure, master warrior ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 3.9
 119
Crackerjack 3 (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of retired spies once former enemies, are forced to work together in an attempt to retrieve a neutron bomb stolen by a group of new-wave, high-tech operatives who have supplanted them in the post-Cold War intelligence game.
Plot: one against many, beretta, terrorist group, terrorism, pistol, blood spatter, tough guy, martial arts, terrorist, hand to hand combat, brawl, one man army ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Delta Force Commando (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the needless death of his wife and unborn child during a theft and raid on an army base (and it was really needless as the hoods just burst in and shoot up his apt for no reason) an ex-member of Delta Force and decorated war veteran Fred ...
Style: cult film
Plot: u.s. army, warrior, one man army, disarming someone, brawl, heist, martial arts, duel, mixed martial arts, semiautomatic pistol, battlefield, blood spatter ...
Place: nicaragua, puerto rico, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Wind and the Lion (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century an American woman is abducted in Morocco by Berbers. The attempts to free her range from diplomatic pressure to military intervention.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic, intense ...
Plot: desert, kidnapping, politics, rescue, hostage, hostages, confined, woman in danger, danger, ransom, missing person, daring rescue ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: morocco, washington d.c., africa, usa, north africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Into the Badlands (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: In a land controlled by feudal barons, a great warrior and a young boy embark on a journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment. A genre-bending martial arts series very loosely based on the classic Chinese tale Journey to the West.
Style: exciting, tense, stylized, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, warrior, adventure, heroes, post apocalypse, danger, murder, death, master warrior, vengeance, chase, brutality ...
Place: feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, South Africa
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jackson is back, and now he has a new partner, karate champion Sean, as they must face a deadly terrorist known as "The Cobra", who has infected Sean with a virus. Sean and Jackson have no choice but to fight the Cobra and his bands of ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ninja, martial arts, good versus evil, terrorism, master warrior, heroes, manhunt, vengeance, island, contests and competitions, adventure, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, asia, japan, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
In Her Line of Fire (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When the Vice President's plane goes down near a remote Pacific island, he is kidnapped by rebel forces and held for ransom. It is up to his female Secret Service agent and a press secretary to infiltrate the camp and save him.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, kidnapping, island, terrorism, rescue mission, vice president, secret agents, state affairs, heroes, daring rescue, save the day, hostages ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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