Movies like Running From The Guns

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Running From The Guns (1987)
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Running From The Guns (1987)
Original name: Running from the Guns
Genre: Adventure, Crime
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Dave (Jon Blake) and his buddy Peter (Mark Hembrow) are chased by a gang of thugs when they pick up the wrong box from a Melbourne warehouse in this comedy thriller. Instead of toys, the box contains a substantial amount of cash intended to be used in a money-laundering operation.
Plot: party, violence, blonde, truck, abduction, doll, computer, telephone, truck driver, city, friendship between men, elevator, dancer, photograph, gunfight, beer, helicopter, father daughter relationship, black woman, night, swimming pool, assassination attempt, gay slur, reporter, two friends ...
Place: melbourne australia

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Most similar movies to Running From The Guns

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, exciting and serious films with plots about telephone, telephone call, apology, death, chase, night and violence mostly in Crime, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like Running From The Guns: Dark Age (1987), Crosstalk (1982), BMX Bandits (1983), Squizzy Taylor (1982), The Roly Poly Man (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dark Age (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the Australian outback, a park ranger and two local guides set out to track down a giant crocodile that has been killing and eating the local populace..
Style: psychotronic
Plot: crocodile, violence, park ranger, australian outback, telephone call, crime victim, helicopter pilot, indigenous people, boat, hunting, giant animal, sex ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.6
 54
Crosstalk (1982)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Only the computer saw the murder...and it liked what it saw...
Plot: city, brunette, villain, tenant, screaming in fear, airplane, egg, handbag, crime victim, underwater scene, saving a life, adultery ...
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.5
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BMX Bandits (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Teens P.J. and Goose get their thrills on BMX bikes, performing hair-raising tricks all across Sydney, Australia. Along with their new friend Judy, they discover a box of walkie-talkies -- and find out that a gang of criminals intends to use them to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: riding a bicycle, cycling, chase, bank, robbery, teenager, adventure, buddies, heist, teenage life, anti hero, anti heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Squizzy Taylor (1982)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This Australian crime drama chronicles the life of notorious, keen witted, acid tongued 1920s Melbourne gangster Squizzy Taylor.
Plot: briefcase, drive by shooting, railway station, rain, hearse, beer drinking, crying, fence, opening a door, flat, newspaper, hospital bed ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s
Place: melbourne, melbourne australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Roly Poly Man (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Private detective Dirk Trent, a collector of cigarette butts, a "smooth" ladies man, a wearer of bad suits, and he's convinced there's more to an incident he caught on tape, where a man seemed about to murder his mistress with an ...
Plot: talking on phone, killed with a gun, video, printer, security guard, motel, watching a video, exploding head, nurse, nun, telephone, headphones ...
Place: sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Supreme Sanction (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An elite assassin for a covert Government agency is marked for death after aborting an assignment to take out a journalist who could expose the corruption of the very institution that trained her as their weapon of choice.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, conspiracy, anti hero, anti heroes, on the run, helicopter, assassin, reporter, dishonesty, chases and races, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: costa rica, los angeles, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.1
 217
Body Harm (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A schoolteacher (John Waters) becomes obsessed with the idea that his wife (Joy Bell) did not die in a car accident, as everyone else thinks.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, twists and turns, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, obsession, missing person, law enforcement, journalism, crimes, crime, deadly, bloody face, drinking alcohol, serial murder, handbag ...
Time: 80s
Place: sydney australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Hostages of Lust (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Crime
Country: Greece
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A rich family find their holiday island home invaded by a pair of criminals who've just escaped from the local jail.
Plot: island, escape, violence, revenge, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, nude swimming, male full rear nudity, sex scene, large breasts, bare breasts, chick ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 89
Fever (1988)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A policeman discovers a suitcase full of drug money while on duty, meanwhile his wife is having an affair with another man.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: drug deal, adultery, telephone, threat, bribery, wife murders husband, binoculars, violence, disposing of a dead body, train travel, ethnic slur, corpse with eyes open ...
Place: australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 136K
Thelma & Louise (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Whilst on a short weekend getaway, Louise shoots a man who had tried to rape Thelma. Due to the incriminating circumstances, they make a run for it and thus a cross country chase ensues for the two fugitives. Along the way, both women rediscover the ...
Style: emotional, captivating, sincere, sentimental, uplifting ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: road trip, feminism, friendship, fugitives, escapades, free spirited, female friendship, on the run, hitchhiker, robbery, murder, chase ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: arkansas, arizona, southern usa, usa, new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Day of Thunder (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Day of Thunder is a Hong Kong Crime Drama starring Alex Man.
Plot: hostage, helicopter, sting operation, triad, ex cop, arms deal, organized crime, birthmark, revenge
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 37K
Romper Stomper (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nazi skinheads in Melbourne take out their anger on local Vietnamese, who are seen as threatening racial purity. Finally the Vietnamese have had enough and confront the skinheads in an all-out confrontation, sending the skinheads running. A woman ...
Style: disturbing, controversial, realistic, psychological, cult film ...
Plot: skinhead, racism, gang, violence, love triangle, immigrants, vandalism, arson, strangulation, profanity, nazi, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Brides of Fu Manchu (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Crime
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This time Fu Manchu and his army of henchmen are kidnaping the daughters of prominent scientists and taking them to his remote island headquarters. Instead of asking for ransom, Fu demands that the fathers help him to build a death ray, which he ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, semi serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, escapades, rescue, heroes, master criminal, gangsters, master villain, leadership, uninhibited rivalry, chases and races, danger, adventure ...
Time: 60s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.9
 6K
The Saint (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: International master thief, Simon Templar, also known as The Saint, is asked by a desperate rich man to find his kidnapped daughter. However, in addition to evading the authorities, Simon must face a dangerous adversary from his past.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, danger, hostage, thief, haunted by the past, car chase, attempted murder, conspiracy, undercover, father daughter relationship, spy, kidnapping ...
Time: 2010s
Place: moscow russia, iraq, washington d.c., paris france, san diego california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 661
The Ruffian (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Crime
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The adventures of a group of friends who plan to recover crates full of gold from a fall in Canada.
Plot: river rapids, gold mine, disabled person, seaplane, cocktail, canoe, hostage situation, eiffel tower paris, raft, practical joke, racketeer, man in a wheelchair ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Blood of Fu Manchu (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Crime
Country: UK, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fu Manchu inoculates ten women with poison, to kill ten world leaders.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, espionage, poison, secret agents, rivalry, escapades, heroes, assassination attempt, intrigue, dishonesty, deadly, on the run ...
Time: 60s
Place: scotland, europe, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 2K
Lowriders (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young street artist in East Los Angeles is caught between his father's obsession with lowrider car culture, his ex-felon brother and his need for self-expression.
Style: suspense, disturbing, unusual plot structure, exciting
Plot: car, ex convict, lowrider, young, stealing a car, stolen car, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, car chase, breaking and entering, gunshot wound, mechanic, love ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Blind Fear (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A blind employee at a New England lodge is in danger when a gang of killers arrives to stay at the lodge.
Style: surprise ending, twist ending, twists and turns
Plot: basement, kiss on the cheek, telephone, radio, betrayal, rain, money, binoculars, police car, lie, apology, headphones ...
Place: new england, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 3.7
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Ratboy (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A failed window dresser exploits a being with rat-like features in an effort to make money.
Style: dark humor, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: mutant, female director, cons and scams, down on your luck, showbiz, media satire, store, media, artists and showbiz, journalism, society, deadly creature ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Shark's Paradise (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: David Reyne & Sally Tayler star in this classic 80's 'Ozploitation' classic. A mad man threatens to lure hundreds of sharks to the beach at Surfers Paradise Australia at the start of the tourist season, his price to hold off ...
Plot: beach, police, australian, police protagonist, car chase, harbor, ransom, surfing, coast, shark, police detective, crazy ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 350
Gordon's War (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A black soldier comes home to Harlem after a tour in Vietnam and discovers that his wife had become a heroin addict and died of an overdose. Infuriated, he gathers three of his ex-GI buddies and they lay out plans to fight the drug dealers.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, vigilantism, partners against crime, chases and races, crime, rehabilitation, crimes, adventure, chase, partners, society, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: harlem, new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Secret of the Sphinx (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Crime
Country: Italy, West Germany, Egypt
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shot on location in Egypt, the story unfurls like an Italian Giallo as a group of people meet under strange circumstances, and one by one they are murdered. Gold is missing so you suspect a thief is trying to cover up his crime but that might be too ...
Style: eurospy
Plot: murder, suspect, gold, whodunit, missing person, missing, crime, crimes
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Breaking All the Rules (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story of two guys and two girls who meet and fall in love in an amusement park on the last day of summer. All the while outwitting 3 moronic would-be jewel thieves.
Style: buddy movie
Plot: summer, amusement park, fireworks, criminal, breakdance, roller coaster, bus stop, microphone, police car, teenage boy, cash register, game ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 5.0
 230
Lunch Wagon (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three women start a lunch wagon business but run into stiff resistance from a competitor.
Style: sex comedy, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: sabotage, jewel thief, parody, summer vacation, hot dog, lifting weights, contest, rock band, motorcycle cop, two on a motorcycle, taking a shower, garbage dump ...
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Harry in Your Pocket (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A master thief (James Coburn) and his drug-addicted partner teach two aspiring crooks (Michael Sarrazin, Trish Van Devere) how to steal wallets.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, realistic, semi serious
Plot: pickpocket, friends, crime, dishonesty, criminal heroes, partners, crimes, cons and scams, teaching the ways of the world, euphemism, escalator, crime victim ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, washington d.c., seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Vengeance of the Winged Serpent (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An international intrigue with terrorists threatening to blow up the presidents of the most powerful countries.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: assassination attempt, farce, fall in love, power relations, disorder, nudity (full frontal - brief), dangerous attraction, terrorism, silly humor, femme fatale, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.8
 79
Freedom (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ron, a young man in his late teens or early 20s, but emotionally younger, has no visible, employable assets, yet rails at his status in life -- blaming everyone for the fact that his dreams are not coming true.
Plot: car chase, unemployment, manhunt, police chase, stuntman, car, vehicle, fast car, trick, daydreamer, chase, police ...
Place: south australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.4
 107K
Triple Frontier (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, 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, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug cartel, drug lord, greed, ex special forces, crimes, ex soldier, survival, friendship, danger, violence, murder, 15 year old ...
Time: 2010s
Place: colombia, usa, peru, andes mountains, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.5
 67K
Mordecai (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Art dealer, Charles Mortdecai, searches for a stolen painting rumored to contain a secret code that gains access to hidden Nazi gold.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escapades, treasure hunt, art dealer, chase, cons and scams, stolen painting, painting, crimes, track down, special agents, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: year 1943, year 1945
Place: england, london, hong kong, greece, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Breaker! Breaker! (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Truck driver searches for his brother, who has disappeared in a town run by a corrupt judge.
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: missing person, small town, chase, corruption, police corruption, martial arts, judge, vengeance, partners, buddies, kidnapping, track down ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, future
Place: usa, california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%