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High Crime (1973)
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High Crime (1973)
Original name: La polizia incrimina la legge assolve
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An Italian police inspector matches wits with a powerful European drug ring. As he comes closer to the top of the underworld organization, his odds of survival decrease.
Style: cult film
Plot: martial arts, fight, police, motorcycle, violence, drug cartel, heroes, mafia, tough guy, warrior, torture, drugs, brutality, gun, violence against women, anti hero, massacre, gunfight, knife, police corruption, car chase, tough cop, one man army, blood, machine gun ...
Place: italy

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Most similar movies to High Crime

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, rough, realistic and serious films with plots about violence, blood splatter, shot in the chest, shot to death, shot in the back, police officer killed and shot in the head mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like High Crime: Day of the Cobra (1980), The Big Racket (1976), Colt 38 Special Squad (1976), The Marine 4: Moving Target (2015), The Violent Professionals (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Day of the Cobra (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An American narcotics agent is murdered in Italy. The head of the department decides to hire Larry Stanziani, 'The Cobra'. Larry, a former agent and now a third-rate private detective, uses the opportunity to get even with an old enemy, ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: private detective, main character shot, stabbed to death, stabbed in the chest, death of child, shot in the leg, assassination, mixed martial arts, parkour, maverick cop, sniper rifle, police detective ...
Place: italy, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, gunfight, fight, racketeer, beretta, crooked lawyer, blood splatter, exploitation, body count, police officer bombed, criminal underworld ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Colt 38 Special Squad (1976)
Genre: Drama, Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When his wife is kidnapped by a local crime lord, a determined police captain forms his own squad of rogue cops, each of whom wields a .38 Colt revolver. The mission, of course, is to rescue the captain's wife -- but the conflict soon explodes ...
Style: cult film
Plot: criminal underworld, child abduction, hostage, police corruption, shot through a door, brawl, screaming in pain, disguise, one man army, gun, disarming someone, crushed hand ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Marine 4: Moving Target (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: WWE Superstar Mike "The Miz" Mizanin returns as Jake Carter where he is assigned to protect a whistleblower who wishes to expose a corrupt military defence contractor. However, the military hires a heavily armed team of mercenaries to kill ...
Plot: wrestler, shooting, military, marine, car chase, stabbed in the chest, shot in the chest, cell phone, massacre, faked death, truck, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: police, police brutality, undercover cop, pistol, blood, exploitation, frying pan, voyeur, betrayal, prostitute, shot in the chest, girl in panties ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Violent Professionals (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: With or without help from law enforcement officers, a lone individual decides to crack down on the syndicate.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violent death, gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, vigilantism, vengeance, urban, working undercover, sexual content, strong violent content, car chase, undercover ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, psychopath, deadly, danger, rivalry, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, dishonesty, law enforcement, crime, serial killer, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.4
 175
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 ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 166
Double Game (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Drugs, murders, robberies. In Turin, violence is an everyday fact of life, but a mysterious vigilante starts cleaning up the streets. In fact, the killer is a cop, Moretti, who went undercover to do the dirty work he couldn't do in cop's ...
Plot: police officer, killed in police car, crushed head, blood splatter, head injury, shot in the back, police shootout, corrupt police, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot in the head, police officer shot in the back, police officer shot ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: semiautomatic pistol, one against many, one man army, brawl, police officer killed, police officer, hand to hand combat, disarming someone, gunfight, fistfight, heroes, blood splatter ...
Place: the philippines, chicago illinois, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 300
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 officer shot through the heart, hit by a train, police officer killed, hand grenade, undercover cop, hospital, shot in the shoulder, police protection, police officer shot in the back, police officer bombed, impersonating a police officer, criminal underworld ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: revenge, police shootout, shot in the head, prostitute, killed in police car, corrupt cop, bank robbery, police chase, submachine gun, shot multiple times, brawl, knife ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Weapons of Death (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Napoli spara! (internationally released as Weapons of Death and Naples shoots) is a "poliziottesco" film directed by Mario Caiano in 1977. It is an unofficial sequel of Napoli violenta, of which reprises the character of Gennarino (still ...
Plot: shot in the chest, shot to death, child driving a car, hospital, martial arts, police officer knocked unconscious, surveillance, shot in the shoulder, shotgun, stylized violence, chase, running out of ammo ...
Time: 70s
Place: napoli italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, tough heroes, graphic violence, investigation, vengeance, vigilantism, death in the family, heroes, deadly, one man army, crime, gangsters ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, heroes, chase, murder, kidnapping, blackmail, assassination, escape, conspiracy, hostage, prison life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, milan italy, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 535
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: wheelchair, knife, police shootout, investigation, broken arm, hospital, kicked in the chest, partner, deformity, robbery, shot in the side, machine gun ...
Place: italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 211
Deadly Target (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Chinese gangster in Los Angeles escapes on the eve of his deportation to Hong Kong. A martial-arts master detective and his ragtag team get caught up in the action as they track down this ruthless killer.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, martial arts, gang, dishonesty, tough heroes, deadly, heroes, vengeance, crimes, chases and races, law enforcement, missing person ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, asia, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 2K
The Boss (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A bomb attack in a cinema in Palermo kills all the fellows of Attardi's clan a part from Cocchi. He immediately understands that the author of the bomb attack is Daniello from Don Corrasco's clan. Cocchi is determined to revenge. His ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, cynical ...
Plot: kidnapping, gangsters, hitman, deadly, gang, dishonesty, danger, criminal's revenge, strong violent content, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), urban ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: sicily, italy, europe, palermo italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 5.0
 375
Nails (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The wife of a wild Los Angeles police detective becomes a hostage of the heroin ring he and his partner have exposed.
Style: cult film, surprise ending
Plot: ex wife, tough cop, showdown, urban setting, violence, organized crime, drugs, revenge, blood splatter, gun, tragic hero, dark hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Enter the Ninja (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After completing his training of ninjutsu within Japan, an American Vietnam veteran by the name of Cole (Franco Nero) visits his war buddy Frank Landers (Alex Courtney) and his newly wed wife Mary Ann Landers (Susan George), who are the owners of a ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, nostalgic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, ninja, fight, death, violence, mafia, gunfight, chase, buddies, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes, graphic violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: the philippines, japan, tokyo, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Free Hand for a Tough Cop (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Free Hand for a Tough Cop (Italian: Il trucido e lo sbirro, also known as Tough Cop) is an Italian poliziottesco-action film directed in 1976 by Umberto Lenzi. In this movie Tomas Milian plays for the first time Sergio Marazzi aka "Er ...
Plot: police, ransom, kidnapping, shot in the back, knife, revenge, train, violence against women, gangster, child murder, hand grenade, shot in the chest ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Rich and Famous 2 (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After being released from prison, Tang Kat-Yung exacts revenge on Li Ah Chai, in this sequel to Rich and Famous.
Style: rough, stylized, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, betrayal, crime, partners, going straight, deadly, danger, criminal's revenge, buddies, heroes, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.5
 562
Back in Action (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Two men have different motivations but the same goal when they team up and mount an assault on a powerful drug gang.
Style: cult film
Plot: green beret, bandit, buddy cop, woman hits a man, newsroom, ship, jewish american, carjacking, neo noir, stabbed in the back, aerial shot, sunglasses ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 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, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, serial rapist, psychopath, serial killer, violence, hostage, rape, confined, danger, hostages, child in peril ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Confessions of a Police Captain (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Confessions of a Police Captain (Italian: Confessione di un commissario di polizia al procuratore della repubblica, also known as Confessions of a Police Commissioner to the District Attorney) is an Italian crime-drama film about a cop starring ...
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, strait jacket, dishonesty, criminal heroes, deadly, graphic violence, heist, against the odds, city life, urban, criminal's revenge, fighting crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 1K
Street Law (1974)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Carlo Antonelli, an engineer from Genoa, gets mugged and decides to take justice into his own hands. At first the muggers seem to get the upper hand, but then he's helped by Tommy, a young robber who takes his side.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bulldozer, corruption, revenge, car chase, rebellion, vengeance, vigilantism, urban, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Code of Silence (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Chicago cop is caught in a middle of a gang war while his own comrades shun him because he wants to take an irresponsible cop down.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, gangsters, danger, heroes, rescue, martial arts, hitman, police investigation, crimes, partners, lone wolves, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.6
 2K
Contraband (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Cigarette smugglers in Naples run into problems with cocaine operations being set up by a rival smuggler. Full of violence, including a women's face being burned off with a blow torch and a graphic rape scene.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, chase, gangsters, violence, track down, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, drug dealing, gang, life is a bitch, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, napoli italy, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.1
 38
Fury in Red (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines, Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A cop/gangster actioner involving seedy corporate dealings tied with ruthless Vietnamese gangs.
Plot: stabbed in the eye, murder of wife, violence against women, shooting a police officer, organized crime, hospital, flashback, gun, perversion, shot in the back, torture, explosion ...
Place: los angeles, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 ⇓
37%