Movies like Sudden Death 1985

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Sudden Death (1985)
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Sudden Death (1985)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A New York City career woman becomes a vigilante after being raped by two car thieves.
Plot: rape and revenge, drugs, rape, revenge, police, rapist, criminal, computer, taxi, car theft, car thief, vigilantism, vigilante, female protagonist, female vigilante, rape victim, police detective, fiance fiancee relationship, woman with a gun, pantyhose, shot in the chest
Time: 80s
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to Sudden Death

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out rough, suspenseful, realistic and serious films with plots about revenge, murder, rape, rape and revenge, violence, police and blood mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Sudden Death: Vengeance: A Love Story (2017), A Gun for Jennifer (1997), Sentinelle (2021), Death Wish II (1982), Blood Games (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Vengeance: A Love Story (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Gulf War veteran seeks vengeance against those who assaulted a single mother.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, tense
Plot: rape and revenge, rape victim, rape, mother daughter relationship, rape revenge, vigilantism, defense attorney, rapist, vengeance, single mother, con artists, traumatic experience ...
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95%
A Gun for Jennifer (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A woman comes to New York City from Ohio to escape an abusive husband and gets entangled with murderous female vigilantes who prey on abusive men.
Plot: rape, rape and revenge, vigilante, revenge, female protagonist, strong female lead, girl gang, female vigilante, feminism, exploitation, girls with guns, female stockinged legs ...
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Sentinelle (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Transferred home after a traumatizing combat mission, a highly trained French soldier uses her lethal skills to hunt down the man who hurt her sister.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: female protagonist, female soldier, rape and revenge, female vigilante, revenge, rape, vigilantism, lesbian, army, soldier, sister, vengeance ...
Place: marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.9
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Death Wish II (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Paul Kersey is again a vigilante trying to find five punks who murdered his housekeeper and daughter in Los Angeles.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, rape, rape and revenge, vigilante, murder, hospital, police, one man army, surveillance, one against many, interracial rape, revenge ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Blood Games (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A team of softball players get lost in the woods after their bus breaks down. They get attacked, beaten, raped and murdered by some psychotic men. The women fight back with baseball bats and bows and arrows.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: forest, redneck, survival, rape and revenge, chase, bus, attempted rape, rape, escapades, rivalry, athlete's life, buddies ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Angel Terminators 2 (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bullet, a female triad member, is recently released from prison. Bullet hooks up with her old gang rather quickly, although she is being closely watched by her policeman father and his gritty female partner Big Aunt . Bullet steals some jewels ...
Plot: martial arts, femme fatale, arrested, revenge, female vigilante, arrest, vigilantism, female protagonist, execution, anti heroine, murder, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
I Spit on Your Grave III: Vengeance is Mine (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jennifer Hills is still tormented by the brutal sexual assault she endured years ago. She’s changed identities and cities, reluctantly joining a support group where she begins to piece together a new life. But when her new friend’s murderer goes ...
Style: rough, psychotronic, bleak, psychological, surreal
Plot: rape revenge, rape victim, violence, rape and revenge, mad woman, revenge, torture, rape, murder, female protagonist, group therapy, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Rape! 13th Hour (1977)
Genre: Crime, Action, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A serial rapist takes on a young protégé to his craft as he is pursued by a homosexual gang seeking vengeance for an attack on their leader.
Plot: rape, man punching a woman, homosexual, homosexual rape, serial rapist, gas station, rape victim, gang, male rape, rapist, rape and revenge, ballerina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Return to Sender (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A nurse living in small town goes on a blind date with a man who is not the person he says he is.
Style: surprise ending, psychological, captivating, thought provoking, suspense
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: rape, rapist, rape victim, rape and revenge, nurse, father daughter relationship, flirting, prison, revenge, crimes, sexual abuse, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 64K
Peppermint (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.
Style: exciting, brutal, rough, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: vigilante, justice, drug cartel, corruption, loss of child, one woman army, police corruption, murder, fighting the system, female martial artist, revenge killing, female protagonist ...
Time: year 2012, year 2017, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Street Fighters (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New York City factory worker Eddie Marino (Robert Forster, Oscar nominee for JACKIE BROWN) is a solid citizen and regular guy, until the day a sadistic street gang brutally assaults his wife and murders his child. But when a corrupt judge sets the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, vigilantism, psychopath, injustice, drug dealing, gangsters, social decay, factory, vengeance, prison, police, rape ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Skillfully framed by an unknown enemy for the murder of a priest, wanted vigilante MacManus brothers Murphy and Connor must come out of hiding on a sheep farm in Ireland to fight for justice in Boston.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, irish, murder, priest, friendship, crimes, revenge, vigilante, criminal heroes, murderous pair, partners, justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 50s
Place: boston, ireland, usa, massachusetts, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.1
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Raakh (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: After witnessing the public humiliation & abuse of a female friend, a young man vows to avenge her by going after the hoodlums responsible. he is guided by a burnt out, cynical cop, who shows him the ropes as well as the realities of ...
Style: avant garde, cult film
Plot: vigilante, sexual assault, rape, rape revenge, rape and revenge, revenge, vigilantism, male female relationship, police officer, existentialism, murder, police station ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.3
 321
Lady Dragon 2 (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman seeks revenge on the men who raped her and murdered her husband.
Style: cult film
Plot: rape and revenge, nunchaku, soccer, funeral, revenge, rape, martial arts, kung fu, katana, machete, wheelchair, steel mill ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dark Measures (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A gritty independent film which follows the crime spree of a vicious pack of thugs. Molly's calm 9-5 life is turned upside down when the gang brutally attacks her. She survives a horrific ordeal only to find the thugs want her dead before she ...
Plot: vigilante, rape, gang rape, person on fire, female protagonist, gang, murder, violence, rape victim, domestic violence, criminal, kidnapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.7
 1K
Broken (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A man becomes a fugitive from the police after he kills one of the men who raped and murdered his daughter.
Plot: rape, rage, revenge, teenage rape, frustration, rape and revenge, rape victim, gang rape, rape and murder, father, weapons, miscarriage of justice ...
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The One Man Jury (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Officer Jim Wade is a loose cannon on the force with a reputation roughing up suspects, informants, witnesses, and just about everybody else who rubs him the wrong way. When women start being killed by mysterious serial murderer called The Slasher, ...
Plot: vigilante, righteous rage, police officer, rage, police protagonist, kidnapping, revenge plot, revenge motive, vigilantism, criminal justice, miscarriage of justice, yacht ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Tryggare kan ingen vara... (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Out jogging Peter discovers an ongoing rape. He intervenes and neutralizes the rapist who is later taken into custody by the police. Three years later he is on TV being interviewed about his new book about the incident. What he doesn't know is ...
Plot: baby, revenge, rapist, rape, released from prison, family vacation, husband wife relationship, snow, cottage, publisher, stalking, family in danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Dead End City (1988)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The government's new urban renewal policy results in street gangs fighting for control of the inner cities. While most of the residents flee, one factory owner determines to fight the gangs for his property.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: vigilante, street gang, rape, prostitute, death, psychopath, attempted rape, gang, siege, corruption, factory, anarchy ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.8
 4K
Vanquish (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Victoria is a young mother trying to put her dark past as a Russian drug courier behind her, but retired cop Damon forces Victoria to do his bidding by holding her daughter hostage. Now, Victoria must use guns, guts and a motorcycle to take out a ...
Style: suspense, captivating, neo noir, surprise ending
Plot: police, murderer, tough girl, child abduction, kidnapping, murder, criminal, revenge, hostage, retired cop, torture, lynching ...
Time: 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.1
 3K
Deadly Prey (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of sadistic mercenaries led by Col. John Hogan kidnap Michael Danton from his home, and set him loose on the grounds of their secret camp to be used as training for new recruits. Danton has been called the "most perfect killer ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, manhunt, swamp, chase, survival, rapist, psychopath, fistfight, martial arts, mercenary, gunfight, military ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 2K
Motorpsycho! (1965)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Three bad boy motorcyclists get kicks raping other people's women and generally being a nuisance. When they rape a veterinarian's wife, he takes exception and pursues them, teaming up with a Cajun woman whose husband they killed. The ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: biker, murder, criminal, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), heroes, rivalry, on the run, lone wolves, gangsters, society, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Angel of Vengeance (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the vein of HARD BOILED and NAKED KILLER comes this action-crime thriller in which two young women caught in a power struggle among a trio of mobsters must struggle to survive in a world run by vice and corruption.
Plot: combat, rape, revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), sister sister relationship, death, sister, rape and revenge, martial arts, knife fight, sex, female martial artist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Coldfire (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The "Coldfire" is a lethal new designer-drug with destructive capabilities. Its origins are unknown...and its effects are irreversible. This drug promises the "ultimate high." However, what does the user acquire instead? The ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough
Plot: police, conspiracy, law enforcement, gangsters, dishonesty, crimes, life is a bitch, addiction, drug abuse, male objectification, bowling, undercover cop ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Invasion U.S.A. (1985)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A one-man army comes to the rescue of the United States when a spy attempts an invasion.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vigilantism, terrorism, one man army, revenge, armored car, heroes, rescue, vigilante, terrorist, one against many, battlefield, cold war ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: miami, florida, usa, everglades, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.9
 39K
Death Wish (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After his wife is murdered by street punks, a pacifistic New York City architect becomes a one-man vigilante squad, prowling the streets for would-be muggers after dark.
Style: rough, disturbing, serious, suspenseful, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, architect, murder, vigilante, police, vengeance, crimes, violence spree, obsession, fighting crime, rivalry, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois, tucson arizona, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.5
 824
Cold Steel (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Detective Johnny Modine gets his Christmas celebration spoiled with news of his father's death, which seems the work of psychopathic junkies ...
Style: tense, realistic, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, investigation, police detective, femme fatale, rivalry, crimes, ex cop, vengeance, christmas eve, car chase, dealing with death ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 27K
Fire with Fire (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A fireman takes an unexpected course of action when a man whom he's been ordered to testify against – after being held up at a local convenience store – threatens him.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, witness protection, vigilantism, murder, police detective, u.s. marshal, rescue, vengeance, crimes, hidden identity, tough law enforcer, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new orleans, phoenix arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.7
 403
Blackout (1978)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A black comedy of violent criminals who terrorize apartment dwellers during New York's 1977 power blackout.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: criminal, blackout, nypd, person on fire, rape, violence, hostage, murder, terror, city, night, apartment building ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 20K
F/X (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A movies special effects man is hired by a government agency to help stage the assassination of a well known gangster. When the agency double cross him, he uses his special effects to trap the gangster and the corrupt agents.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, tricky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, corruption, murder, manhunt, disguise, deception, witness protection, assassination, gangsters, mission of murder, frame up, on the run ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%