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Merciless Man (1976)
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Merciless Man (1976)
Original name: Genova a mano armata
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The city suffers and succumbs unarmed, but an ex secret agent succeeds in winning the struggle against the gangsterism. Intrigue and violence grip a society victim of the crime.
Plot: security guard, murder, foreigner, police officer killed, director cameo, police officer, police shootout, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot, police officer bombed, security guard killed
Place: italy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, suspenseful, exciting and psychotronic films with plots about police officer, police officer killed, police officer shot, police officer shot in the chest, police shootout, police and murder mostly in Crime, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Merciless Man: Bersaglio altezza uomo (1978), The Vanished Murderer (2015), The Invincible Dragon (2019), Bronx Executioner (1989), The Bloody Hands of the Law (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
La Legge Violenta Della Squadra Anticrimine (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mobster kills a cop during a robbery and then finds himself pursued by the police, his gang, and the media.
Plot: security guard killed, traffic policeman, police officer shot in the chest, armored vehicle, armored truck, police officer killed, police officer shot, security guard, police shootout, police officer, police chase
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95%
Bersaglio altezza uomo (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, Turkey
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On a mission in Istanbul, an interpol agent disrupts the activities of a powerful drug lord and his accomplices. To get rid of him, the gangsters blackmail a skeet shooting champion into shooting the inspector.
Plot: police officer, female nudity, police officer shot in the chest, police officer killed, killed in police car, police shootout, police officer shot, police officer knocked unconscious, traffic policeman
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66%
The Vanished Murderer (2015)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: At a women's prison in the northern China in 1932, a prisoner escapes. Inspector Song Donglu is summoned to investigate the escape.
Plot: inspector, train, female prisoner, suicide, crooked businessman, escaped prisoner, police officer killed, police officer, police shootout, police officer shot, police officer shot in the chest, train station
Time: 1930s
Place: china
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54%
The Invincible Dragon (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The undercover agent with dragon tattoo Kowloon continually helped the police to solve mysterious cases, which made him known as a rising star. However, his impulsive personality dragged him into endless troubles. He got himself into fights with the ...
Plot: police shootout, police officer killed, police officer shot in the head, police officer shot, police officer shot in the chest, police officer
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Bronx Executioner (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a futuristic New York City, a cyborg goes on a killing spree
Plot: police officer shot, police officer shot in the chest, police officer kicked, police officer, police shootout, guard dog, police officer killed, security guard killed, cyborgs
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Bloody Hands of the Law (1973)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a crime boss is murdered while in hospital, a young woman sees the killers, but her room mate convinces her not to tell the police, fearing the consequences. Unfortunately the murderers realize that they have been seen, and kill both women. ...
Plot: murder, police officer knocked unconscious, witness, police, police chase, rage, hitman, car chase, police uniform stolen, airport, violence, torture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Milano Violenta (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A gang of thieves decides to hit the headquarters of Aspex. The police intervened and only two of the robbers managed to escape with the loot, while the other two are forced to take hostages to escape. The police started investigations but also the ...
Plot: robbery, carabinieri, police officer shot in the chest, police officer killed, police officer shot through the heart, police escort, police shootout, killed in police car, police officer shot, police raid, crime, crimes
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
La banda Vallanzasca (1977)
Genre: Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Convict Roberto murders a guard and escapes from jail with his cellmate. Once free he joins a group of gangsters and becomes a professional hitman. The gang abduct a young woman and when one them attacks her, Roberto shoots him and takes her to an ...
Plot: murder, kidnapping, police officer, escape, jail, prison guard, killed in police car, hostage, police, ransom, police officer shot, bandit ...
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46%
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 25
Canne mozze (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Giovanni Molet is sent to jail for the murder of two of the Carraro family over a feud over land. While incarcerated, a vendetta is carried out on Molet's brother who is killed by the Carraros. While being transferred to another prison, Molet ...
Plot: police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot, police officer shot through the heart, police officer, train station, police shootout, police officer killed, carabinieri, italian police
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
 3K
Shock Wave (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When a terrorist who specializes in explosives takes hold of an underground tunnel, he threatens to kill hostages if his demands are not met.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: bomb, police officer, undercover cop, hostage situation, revenge, police officer taken hostage, police shootout, hostage, murder, mercenary, explosion, gunfight ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.1
 665
Death Rage (1976)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A professional killer is lured into a deadly double-cross when he agrees to assassinate a Mafia kingpin.
Style: cult film
Plot: brother, police shootout, dead brother, main character shot, vengeance, stripper, vigilante, police officer, revenge, police officer killed, police officer shot in the chest, fistfight ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, italy, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.6
 310
Sky on Fire (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The chief security officer at a top-secret medical facility finds himself caught in an explosive battle when a young thief and his accomplices steal a groundbreaking curative medicine. After discovering the true origins of the medicine, the officer ...
Plot: security guard, police escort, police officer, police shootout
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42%
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Alex L'ariete (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Alessandro Corso is a special forces carabiniere. During an operation he saves a child but cause the death of one of his comrades. He's then transferred to a peaceful little town, where he will be unexpectedly forced to help an hot witness ...
Style: cult film
Plot: italian police, police officer, police officer killed, police protection, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot, swat, police shootout, carabinieri, urination
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 443
Robbery (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An anarcho-absurdist blood-soaked grand guignol indie flick with attitude to burn, this is the pitch perfect youth movie from Hong Kong. A twenty-something punk fancies himself a total player, but the best job he can find is overnight clerk at a ...
Plot: police officer shot in the head, dirty cop, corrupt cop, police officer taken hostage, police uniform stolen, police officer shot through the heart, police officer killed, police shootout, police officer stabbed, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot, police officer
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The White Storm (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 140 min.
Story: An operation against the notorious druglord in Thailand changed the destiny of a HK narcotic team- the workaholic captain lost his men and bright career; the loyal officer was abandoned and went missing; the undercover cop who was salvaged chose to ...
Style: suspense, exciting, rough, brutal, suspenseful
Plot: undercover cop, brotherhood, gunfight, drugs, police officer, police shootout, drug trade, police officer killed, police, fight, survival, police officer bombed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.4
 523
I Am Afraid (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: During a wave of political violence in Italy, a policeman who's already survived an assassination is assigned to act as a bodyguard to a morally upright judge. He feels increasingly fearful as the links of the upper echelons of police and ...
Plot: police escort, judge, police officer killed, pantyhose, police raid, listening device, terrorism, assassination, police, police officer shot in the chest, investigation, surveillance ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: prostitute, shot point blank, sadism, shot in the leg, police officer killed, police officer bombed, shot in the stomach, bloodbath, broken arm, guitarist, murder, severed arm ...
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.9
 2K
Trivisa (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The film is set in Hong Kong before its handover to China in 1997, when the city’s booming economy inadvertently attracts three infamous criminals from Mainland China to cross the border and make their fortune in Hong Kong. Although unknown to one ...
Plot: police shootout, police officer shot, police officer shot in the chest, bank robbery, police officer killed, police officer, police officer shot through the heart, police officer shot in the back
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Fox Hunter (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An undercover assignment turns into a deadly game of revenge for a Hong Kong police-woman.
Plot: police officer killed, police protection, police officer shot, police officer shot in the chest, police officer, secret police, police officer taken hostage, police officer bombed
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.8
 193
Corleone (1978)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two friends grow up together in the Sicily of the '50s. Two different destiny, two different way of life. Could their friendship survive to the mafia shadow?
Plot: mafia, friendship, corruption, politics, destiny, survival, murder, gunfight, socialism, bolshevik, horse, mafia don ...
Place: italy, palermo italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Order to Assassinate (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy, Dominican Republic
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story concerns a mob family, headed by gambling czar Jose Ferrer. When one of family's hit men (Helmut Berger) fails to come up to expectations, Ferrer orders the man's execution.
Plot: female nudity, police officer shot through the heart, police, police shootout, police officer knocked unconscious, murder, island, police officer shot, organized crime, truck, police officer killed, champagne ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.0
 181
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 shot in the back, killed in police car, stabbed to death, shot in the chest, shot to death, shot in the shoulder, corrupt police, police officer, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot, police officer shot in the head, police chase ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
From Corleone to Brooklyn (1979)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Maurizio Merli takes up a familiar role as Commissioner Berni; a cop who puts his life on the line to transport a witness from Corleone to New York City in order to testify against a mob boss on trial for murder. Along the way, Berni and his ...
Plot: mafia, police officer shot, organized crime, police officer, police officer kicked, police lineup, mob boss, secret police
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Shoot First, Die Later (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Luc Merenda gives the performance of his career as a highly regarded police detective who is taking syndicate money in exchange for departmental favors. His father, a simple man, also works for the department but on a lower rung; he isn't ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: police detective, dirty cop, police corruption, police officer killed, brutality, organized crime, police officer knocked unconscious, male objectification, police funeral, mafia, police officer, corruption ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 96
Cop Target (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Farley Wood is hired to escort a rich widow of a DEA agent and her kid to the tropical island of San Cristobal. The widow needs protection from a gang of international terrorists and her escort soon suspects that the deceased husband was involved in ...
Plot: blood, car chase, tough cop, uzi, street shootout, police officer shot in the chest, disarming someone, police officer killed, revolver, gunfight, helicopter, explosion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
4 Billion in 4 Minutes (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Obscure, action-packed euro-crime yarn about an imprisoned genius who organizes a bank robbery of 4 billion Lire from behind bars. It's up to superhunk Antonio Sabato to save the day, foil the baddies and bed the chick. There are great car ...
Plot: sea, carabinieri, police officer shot, police chase, italian police, police, helicopter, money, police officer killed, police officer, police officer knocked unconscious, boat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, exploding car, shot in the leg, killed in police car, shot in the chest, police officer killed, blood, gangster, concussion, bare breasts, violent death, hole in chest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, crushed to death, head blown off, corrupt cop, shot in the stomach, corpse, handcuffs, interrogation, exploding car, bleeding to death ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Giovanni Falcone (1993)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of the first ever "anti-mafia judges pool" established in the '80s at the Palermo Courthouse, in Sicily, in the '80s, while two mafia families started a 10-year-long war to obtain the complete control of smuggles. ...
Plot: police lineup, murder, police, judge, death, controversy, true crime, carabinieri, bombing, mafia, killed in police car, heroes ...
Place: sicily, palermo italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Heroin Busters (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Drug use in the city of Rome is at an all-time high. Children score from dealers in front of their schools, mules waltz straight through airport security, and Interpol's main man, Mike Hamilton (David Hemmings), is at his wits' end. Fed up ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, interpol, drug dealing, partners against crime, law enforcement, fighting crime, crime, special agents, tough heroes, graphic violence, reluctant partners, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: rome italy, europe, italy, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%