Movies like Bloody Friday

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Bloody Friday (1972)
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Bloody Friday (1972)
Original name: Blutiger Freitag
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Womansing thug Klett is sprung from the courthouse by two accomplices, then sets about planning the big heist of a local bank, equipped with a cache of high-powered weapons he's acquired from an American army outpost. Together with his faithful protégé, who reluctantly on-boards his young girlfriend and her AWOL brother, the quartet bumble their way through the supposedly full-proof plan that aims to deliver them a cool million in cash and a new life in Australia. Predictably, things deteriorate quickly at every turn. (from IMDB)
Style: cult film
Plot: hostage, heist, robbery, bank, sex, lesbian, gangsters, rape, bank robbery, police, violence, female nudity, criminal, stockholm syndrome, kidnapping, bank robber, gunfight, self sacrifice, pantyhose, murder, breasts, machine gun, masked robber, roadblock, police officer killed ...

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Most similar movies to Bloody Friday

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and cult film films with plots about violence, police officer, police, police officer killed, shot to death, gunfight and blood mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Bloody Friday: The Mad Dog Killer (1977), Thunder (1983), Emergency Squad (1974), Den of Thieves (2018), The Tough Ones (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Mad Dog Killer (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sadistic no-count killer Nanni Vitali and three other equally brutish hoodlums escape from prison. The foul foursome embark on a savage rape, murder, and robbery spree. Vitali even abducts and defiles frightened hapless lass Giuliana Caroli. ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, murder, heist, psychopath, hostage, rape, criminal's revenge, crime, deadly, law enforcement, chases and races, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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 430
Thunder (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A native America named Thunder returns home only to find that his ancestral burial ground is being destroyed by construction workers. He tries to put a stop to it, but the law is not only not on his side, but he is banished from town, beaten up, and ...
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, fight, explosion, native american, police brutality, cemetery, sheriff, gunfight, blood, new mexico desert, arizona territory ...
Place: new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Emergency Squad (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A ruthless Interpol agent goes after the man who killed his wife in Stelvio Massi's crime thriller. A gutsy robber named Marseilles pulls off a tricky heist, but he's no match for agent Ravelli, a maverick who can't control his ...
Plot: revenge, car chase, machine gun, interpol, concussion, grudge, shot to death, shot in the side, gangster, shot in the back, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Fred and Tony are members of an elite 'special squad' of police in Rome, Italy who are licensed-to-kill, undercover cops and who love to live dangerously.
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: police brutality, police, undercover cop, shot in the stomach, blonde, violence against women, gunfight, revolver, hit by a car, crushed to death, handcuffs, motorcycle chase ...
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 7.0
 92K
Den of Thieves (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A gritty crime saga which follows the lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Dept. and the state's most successful bank robbery crew as the outlaws plan a seemingly impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, police brutality, car chase, divorce, fbi, tough guy, chase, police, police officer, deception, interrogation ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Tough Ones (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A tough, violent cop who doesn't mind bending the law goes after a machine-gun-carrying, hunchbacked psychotic killer.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, chase, injustice, vengeance, vigilantism, graphic violence, chases and races, rivalry, danger, serial killer, dishonesty, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.3
 2K
Almost Human (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A psychotic small-time criminal realizes that the everyday robberies, rapes and murders he commits aren't profitable enough, so he figures to hit the big time by kidnapping the daughter of a rich man.
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial rapist, kidnapping, murder, psychopath, serial killer, violence, hostage, rape, confined, danger, hostages, child in peril ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Big Racket (1976)
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.
Style: cult film
Plot: revenge, suicide, fight, gunfight, crooked lawyer, racketeer, beretta, police raid, hostage, chase, gangster, drugs ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 4.1
 986
Public Enemies (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ma Barker (Theresa Russell) and her sons rob banks, shoot people and wind up at the top of the FBI's "most wanted" list in the 1930s.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: gangsters, heist, missing person, crimes, dishonesty, crime, special agents, confined, criminal heroes, law enforcement, criminal, robbery ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Black Cobra 2 (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Philippines
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Chicago cop Robert Malone (Fred Williamson) finds himself in The Philippines, ostensibly to learn the techniques of Interpol. Before he exits the Manila airport, his wallet is stolen by a pickpocket. Malone endures a testy relationship with his new ...
Style: microfilm
Plot: police shootout, police officer shot, lieutenant, desert eagle, police officer stabbed, one man army, martial arts, semiautomatic pistol, black hero, police officer knocked unconscious, heroes, african american ...
Place: the philippines, chicago illinois, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.0
 16K
American Heist (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Luxembourg
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two brothers, both with troubled paths, find themselves in the middle of one last bank job.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, ambiguous ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank, sibling relationship, crime gone awry, going straight, haunted by the past, disorder, crime, crimes, hopes, criminal heroes, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Rock N' Roll Cop (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Hong Kong cop is sent to mainland China to find a group of killers. Meanwhile, a cop discovers that his former love is aiding the gang of crooks.
Plot: shot in the leg, police officer shot, police, bloodbath, prostitute, shot to death, police officer bombed, blood splatter, mob, gore, female nudity, severed arm ...
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.5
 51K
Chaos (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two cops, a rookie and a grizzled vet, pursue an accomplished bank robber.
Style: surprise ending, exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, heist, gangsters, bank robbery, police detective, police investigation, crimes, crime, law enforcement, hostages, robbery, fan ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.2
 6K
Reprisal (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jacob, a bank manager haunted by a violent heist that took the life of a coworker, teams up with his ex-cop neighbor, James, to bring down the assailant. While the two men work together to figure out the thief’s next move, Gabriel, the ...
Style: intense, suspense, tense, serious
Plot: bank robbery, bank manager, kidnapping, criminal's revenge, crime investigation, abduction, bank robber, hostage, surveillance, heist, bank, neighbor
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Asian Connection (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two American expatriates, Jack and Sam, unwittingly steal a drug lord's money when they rob a series of banks in Southeast Asia and become the target of the gang's vengeance.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Plot: drug lord, bank robber, vengeance, street shootout, car chase, murder, violence, organized crime, police shootout, accidental killing, attempted murder, foot chase ...
Place: bangkok thailand, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
L.A. Takedown (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Michael Mann's (HEAT, MIAMI VICE) gutsy telefilm tells the tale of two skilled professionals--one a cop, the other a criminal--who aren't as different as they think.Vincent Hanna (Scott Plank) is an intense cop on the trail of ruthless ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, uninhibited rivalry, urban, graphic violence, police detective, law enforcement, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, tough law enforcer, crimes, master criminal ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dragged Across Concrete (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: Two policemen, one an old-timer, the other his volatile younger partner, find themselves suspended when a video of their strong-arm tactics becomes the media's cause du jour. Low on cash and with no other options, these two embittered soldiers ...
Style: captivating, exciting, intense, semi serious, ironic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, brutality, heist, crooked cop, hostage, murder, gold, corruption, jewelry, con artists, police, robbery ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 7K
No Good Deed (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: While doing a friend a favor and searching for a runaway teenager, a police detective stumbles upon a bizarre band of criminals about to pull off a bank robbery.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police detective, hostage, neo noir, robbery, bank robbery, femme fatale, police, crime, crimes, manipulation, rivalry, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1920s
Place: usa, new york, canada, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 2K
Rabid Dogs (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a bank job goes badly wrong, three desperate criminals take a young woman and a father and child hostage - it's the beginning of a frantic and violent road trip that not all of them will survive.
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, tense, bloody ...
Plot: criminal, robbery, murder, on the road, escape, father daughter relationship, road trip, police, hostage, car chase, bank, carjacking ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Special Cop in Action (1976)
Genre: Thriller, Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A school bus with young children being kidnapped. Commissario Betti will solve the case. High action is promised, including hostage, bank robberies, car chases, prison scenes and mafia bosses!
Style: surprise ending
Plot: corrupt cop, shot to death, torture, police shootout, prison guard, killed in police car, police officer shot, police chase, bleeding to death, shot in the head, brawl, shot in the back ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Syndicate Sadists (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A biker's brother is killed while investigating the kidnapping of a young boy, the byproduct of a war between two crime families. The biker vows to get revenge by finding the kidnapped boy and destroying the two families.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, graphic violence, tough heroes, gangsters, vengeance, vigilantism, death in the family, heroes, deadly, crime, criminal heroes, one man army ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Crimebusters (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Major Paolo Altieri of the Paratroopers Corps foils the kidnapping of child, but becomes the victim himself of a violent assault by the bandits. He realises that the criminals have used an experimental machine gun that's used only in his own ...
Plot: exploding body, brutality, crushed to death, shot in the chest, assault rifle, police officer, shot in the eye, police officer killed, violence against women, shot in the stomach, knife, shot in the head ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Young, Violent, Dangerous (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paul, Joe and Louie are three young men from good families who decide to go on a bloodthirsty and pointless crime spree, much to the dismay of paul’s girlfriend (Eleonora Giorgi) and the local police commissioner (Tomas Milian). the group starts ...
Style: surprise ending, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: sadism, murder, robbery, sexual abuse, forest, shot in the chest, panties, dead man, highway, car driving, female nudity, police officer ...
Place: milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 543
Violent City (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A detective sick and tired of the rampant crime and violence in his city, and constantly at odds with his superiors, is finally kicked out of the department for a "questionable" shooting of a vicious criminal. However, he is soon ...
Plot: partner, kicked in the chest, hospital, broken arm, investigation, police shootout, knife, wheelchair, deformity, robbery, street fight, martial arts ...
Place: milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Blood in the Streets (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An Italian prison official's wife is kidnapped, and the kidnappers demand that a notorious prisoner be released in order for the man to get his wife back. He gets the man released - but then kidnaps him himself, in order to ensure that the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, danger, chase, heroes, murder, kidnapping, blackmail, assassination, dishonesty, rescue, rivalry, prison life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, milan italy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
 302
Silent Action (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A small yet strange series of deaths of people working for the Ministry of Defense and the military hits Italy. Since all of the deaths seem to be accidental or suicides, no alarm bells start to ring anywhere. That's a problem, because the ...
Plot: police chase, police, murder, death, golf club, funeral, body count, shot in the chest, violence, hypodermic needle, revenge, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Violent Four (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A detective is assigned to head a manhunt for four violent bank robbers.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, non-linear, rough ...
Plot: car chase, deadly, criminal heroes, manhunt, chases and races, law enforcement, tough heroes, heist, gangsters, criminal's revenge, crime, chase ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.9
 2K
Hitch Hike (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A bickering couple driving cross-country pick up a murderous hitchhiker whom threatens to kill them unless they take him to a santuary, and in return agrees to split some bank loot he has on him.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: rape, psychopath, hostage, on the run, on the road, crimes, violence, hitchhiker, danger, survival, violence spree, desert ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, southern california, yuma arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.0
 220
Street War (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film focuses on Murri; the token maverick cop. He is called in after a bunch of criminals pull off a successful prison break and spend the night picking off various informers and people they don't like. Murri investigates; hooking up with ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: shot in the chest, revenge, shot to death, gangster, mafia, violence, machine gun, shotgun, falling from height, stabbed in the chest, shot in the shoulder, police chase ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.8
 206
Cop Killers (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two hippies on their way to a cocaine deal get stopped by the police at a roadblock, resulting in a shootout where they kill the cops. They then go on a crime spree of robbery and murder.
Style: road movie, psychotronic, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: robbery, murder, police officer killed, escape, terror, hotel room, woman undressing, plan, scantily clad female, reckless driving, sadist, tragic event ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%