Movies like War Dog

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War Dog (1987)
 5.8
 178
War Dog (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An unsuspecting hero gets involved in uncovering a super soldier terrorist group that has brainwashed his brother.
Plot: suicide, soldier, massacre, strangulation, assassination, violence, forest, death, psychopath, brutality, gun, gunfight, murder, blood, explosion, car accident, child murder, dead child, street shootout, gore, blood splatter, bloodbath, police shootout, gun duel, exit wound ...
Place: vietnam

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Most similar movies to War Dog

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about violence, blood, gun, brutality, gunfight, blood splatter and explosion mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like War Dog: Bloody Brotherhood (1989), Ballistic Kiss (1998), Hamburger Hill (1987), The Stabilizer (1986), J.S.A.: Joint Security Area (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bloody Brotherhood (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bloody Brotherhood didn't make much of a splash at the HK box office (just reaching that "magic" two-week theatrical run where most HK movies reach the break-even point) and it's gone largely ignored by fans, even though it stars ...
Plot: gun, bloodbath, fight, police shootout, gore, diving, blood splatter, grenade, street shootout, death, exit wound, child knocked unconscious ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.3
 308
Ballistic Kiss (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Cat is a killer-for-hire intends on finding his nemesis wesley for revenge. When cat finally meets his long-awaited opponent a chain of events led to cat holding a policewoman hostage. They gradually begina a precarious relationship that may or may ...
Plot: sniper rifle, pistol, gunfight, fight, exit wound, death, fistfight, bloodbath, martial arts, police, blood, stabbing ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.7
 24K
Hamburger Hill (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The men of Bravo Company are facing a battle that's all uphill… up Hamburger Hill. Fourteen war-weary soldiers are battling for a mud-covered mound of earth so named because it chews up soldiers like chopped meat. They are fighting for their ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, gloomy ...
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, combat, anti war, violence spree, violence, insanity, jungle, lieutenant, massacre, gunfight, war ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1969
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 6.3
 287
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 ⇓
78%
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9525
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8620
J.S.A.: Joint Security Area (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the DMZ separating North and South Korea, two North Korean soldiers have been killed, supposedly by one South Korean soldier. But the 11 bullets found in the bodies, together with the 5 remaining bullets in the assassin's magazine clip, ...
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, bleak, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: soldier, investigation, friendship, military, suicide, politics, undercover, state affairs, assassination, deadly, crimes, political conspiracy ...
Time: 90s
Place: korea, north korea, south korea, asia, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Hunter of the Apocalypse (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During the Vietnam war, an American soldier gets trapped beind enemy lines. A squad of his buddies sets out to rescue him.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, violence, behind enemy lines, stoners, chaos, gory, heroes, escapades, adventure, military, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 1960s, 70s, 60s
Place: vietnam, southeast asia, saigon, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Escape from Brothel (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: . A hapless couple struggles to escape the clutches of an evil crime boss
Plot: female martial artist, fistfight, blood splatter, female nudity, exit wound, death, nude fight, bloodbath, violence, gunfight, sex, explosion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Bullet in the Head (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 136 min.
Story: When three close friends escape from Hong Kong to war-time Saigon to start a criminal's life, they all go through a harrowing experience which totally shatters their lives and their friendship forever.
Style: realistic, bleak, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: vietnam war, friendship, betrayal, murder, pow, vengeance, war, gang, survival, strong violent content, character on the edge, innocence lost ...
Time: 20th century
Place: vietnam, hong kong, asia, saigon
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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4753
 6.7
 514
Run and Kill (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man (Fatty) returns home to find his wife with another man. He goes to a bar and begins to drink, waking up the next day to find that he owes a mafioso money for killing his wife. Not wanting to pay the money, he enlists a malitia organization ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, infidelity, criminal's revenge, crime, rivalry, crimes, life is a bitch, sexual relations, vigilantism, violence spree, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hong kong, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.5
 859
Just Heroes (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The assassination of a gang lord triggers a power struggle amongst his men. Who will win the game the righteous or the villain?
Plot: shot to death, gangster, betrayal, assassination, blood on camera lens, blood splatter, blood on face, death, shot in the neck, shot in the stomach, hit by a car, shot point blank ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.7
 57
One Man Out (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Mexico, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A soldier of fortune (Stephen McHattie) fights drug runners in Central America.
Plot: partisan, assassination, dictatorship, murder, party, execution, journalist, nightmare, smuggling, pigeon, massacre, bomb ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Silent Trigger (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Waxman is a former Special Forces soldier who is now working as a heavily armed assassin for a top secret government agency. When a covert mission goes terribly wrong, Waxman and fellow assassin Clegg become that agency's prime targets.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, soldier, heroes, skyscraper, terrorism, working undercover, chase, chases and races, adventure, deadly, criminal's revenge, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 ⇓
58%
 4.8
 383
Down River (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Four soldiers trapped behind enemy lines must confront their fears and desires while finding a way back to their battalion.
Style: suspense, tense, serious, exciting, dark humor ...
Plot: behind enemy lines, survival, military, murder, soldier, betrayal, friendship, pursuit, prisoner, escape, chase, violence ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century
Place: normandy, germany, vietnam, congo, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Strike Commando 2 (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy, Philippines
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, enemy, veteran, terrorism, rescue, martial arts, binoculars, train, bazooka, blood, exit wound ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.6
 424K
Fury (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, China, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Last months of World War II in April 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theater, a battle-hardened U.S. Army sergeant in the 2nd Armored Division named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank called "Fury" and its five-man ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, world war two, soldier, military, nazi germany, american soldier, heroism, battles, heroes, ambush, rivalry, heroic mission ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1945
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Return Engagement (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A well-known gangster is released from prison, and decides look for his daughter with the help of a troubled young woman.
Plot: violence, child shot, child murder, blood splatter, blood, gun duel, boy killed, mexican standoff, dead children, gangsters, gangster, bloody body of a child ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.2
 51K
'71 (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young British soldier must find his way back to safety after his unit accidentally abandons him during a riot in the streets of Belfast.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, ira, survival, terrorism, violence, military, riot, explosion, danger, war, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: ireland, england, belfast, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Tears of the Sun (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Navy SEAL Lieutenant A.K. Waters and his elite squadron of tactical specialists are forced to choose between their duty and their humanity, between following orders by ignoring the conflict that surrounds them, or finding the courage to follow their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, war crime, soldier, brutality, jungle, war, army, moral dilemma, daring rescue, danger, escapades, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nigeria, africa, iraq, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.0
 166
Final Score (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, War
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Richard Brown, a decorated Vietnam War veteran now living in Indonesia, discovers that gunmen invaded his home, murdered his son, Bobby, (preparing to celebrate his 8th birthday), and gang-raped and murdered his wife, Florinda. Vowing revenge, he ...
Plot: rape, torture, martial arts, gunfight, revenge, murder, gun fight, master warrior, bloody body of a child, violence, blood, diving ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.1
 380
Running Red (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
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, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: heroes, martial arts, deadly, starting over, soldier, danger, assassination, crimes, chases and races, rivalry, showdown, gun ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.3
 1K
Soldier Boyz (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of prisoners are going to Vietnam to rescue the daughter of a V-I.P. The Ones who survive get their freedom back...but hell awaits them.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, soldier, military, rivalry, danger, terrorism, kidnapping, survival, prison, escapades, serial killer, daring rescue ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: vietnam, asia, usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.4
 452
Nam's Angels (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Some bikers are hired by the CIA during the Vietnam War to rescue a captured agent from the clutches of the Red Chinese army. After a round of drinking, fighting, and whoring around, the cycle gang, led by Big Bill Smith, fix up their Yamahas with ...
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: motorcycle gang, vietnam veteran, death, gangster, swat team, battles, gangsters, commando unit, drug use, battle, escape, violence ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: vietnam, southeast asia, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Asian Cop: High Voltage (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Philippines
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 ⇓
42%
Dead Presidents (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Depicts a heist of old bills, retired from circulation and destined by the government to be "money to burn". However, more broadly, it addresses the issues of Black Americans' involvement in the Vietnam War and their subsequent ...
Style: tense, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, vietnam war, urban ghetto life, militant, redemption, friendship, soldier, post traumatic stress disorder, mercy killing, crimes, crime, civil rights ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 70s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, new york, bronx new york city, asia, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Passionate Killing in the Dream (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman can see through the mind of a serial killer. But can she use her talents to alert the police to the killer's next move or will the killer catch on and track her down...
Plot: blood splatter, fistfight, sex, gunfight, knife, bloodbath, kicking, blood, gun, fight, gore, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Mercenaries From Hong Kong (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Ti Lung plays a Vietnam vet who's now an 'honourable' mercenary-for-hire taking on an assignment tracking down an assassin who's fled to Cambodia after murdering an industrialist from Hong Kong. He recruits a team for the task ...
Plot: blood splatter, war violence, gun duel, gunfight, mexican standoff, gore, martial arts, blood, gun, brutality, violence, kung fu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Southern Comfort (1981)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A squad of National Guards on an isolated weekend exercise in the Louisiana swamp must fight for their lives when they anger local Cajuns by stealing their canoes. Without live ammunition and in a strange country, their experience begins to mirror ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: swamp, wilderness, survival, soldier, murder, violence, on the run, killing an animal, gore, cajun, trap, national guard ...
Time: 70s
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa, texas, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 38
Red Shield (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A pair of detectives are after a smuggling ring, and when they come to the leader, they need back-up by a navy seals team - as the traffickers possess not only drugs, but heavy military equipment.
Plot: fistfight, drug ring, gun, gun duel, blood splatter, martial arts, bloodbath, explosion, gunfight, standoff, kung fu, brutality ...
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Uncommon Valor (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of Vietnam War veterans re-unite to rescue one of their own left behind and taken prisoner by the Vietnamese...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: vietnam war, military, jungle, prison, rescue, soldier, war, survival, adventure, danger, captivity, against the odds ...
Time: 80s, year 1972, year 1977, 70s, year 1983 ...
Place: vietnam, laos, asia, texas, bangkok thailand ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%