Movies like Thunder II

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Thunder II (1987)
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Thunder II (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Indian sheriff Thunder is transferred to a small town in the desert. He learns that the corrupt deputy is paid by the drug mob. To protect himself, the deputy sets a trap for Thunder and gets him convicted as dealer. Thunder manages to break out of the brutal prison camp and takes bloody revenge. However he cannot sufficiently protect his pregnant wife.
Plot: native american, dirty cop, police officer, prison, martial arts, fight, bank robbery, vengeance, prison escape, biker, police, motorcycle, violence, drug cartel, desert, death, drugs, brutality, racism, gun, drug dealing, corrupt cop, drug dealer, drug traffic, chase ...
Place: arizona, new mexico

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, suspenseful, realistic and serious films with plots about police officer, violence, gunfight, murder, police officer killed, gun and martial arts mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Thunder II: Thunder (1983), The Manhunt (1984), Thunder III (1988), Weapons of Death (1977), The Big Racket (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Thunder (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A native America named Thunder returns home only to find that his ancestral burial ground is being destroyed by construction workers. He tries to put a stop to it, but the law is not only not on his side, but he is banished from town, beaten up, and ...
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, fight, explosion, native american, police brutality, cemetery, sheriff, gunfight, blood, new mexico desert, arizona territory ...
Place: new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.8
 146
The Manhunt (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man buys two horses at an Arizona race track but fails to get a receipt. Later, when riding across the land of a rancher named Robeson, he's accused of stealing the two horses. Unable to prove ownership, the young man is then sentenced ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, chase, dishonesty, heroes, partners, law enforcement, adventure, on the run, crimes, protagonist as suspect, fugitives, confined ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 144
Thunder III (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: They took his wife... but he's still Walking Tall, they drew First Blood, but he's gonna fight back like Billy Jack.
Plot: native american, dirty cop, arizona desert, militia, bare breasts, sheriff, revenge, vengeance, car chase, small town sheriff, racism, paramilitary ...
Place: arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 ⇓
36%
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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 ⇓
35%
 4.4
 148
Giant Killer (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Arizona policeman (Bo Svenson) and his pilot buddy (Fred Williamson) discover a scheme to rob Las Vegas slot machines by computer.
Plot: gunfight, helicopter, fistfight, police chase, martial arts, police officer knocked unconscious, police officer, killed in police car, revolver, tough cop, maverick cop, police helicopter ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.8
 330
Midnight Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the police start a crackdown on Yakuza activities, a killer (James Lew) starts killing the cops forcing a martial-arts officer (Lorenzo Lamas) to fight back. AKA Midnight Man
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense
Plot: fistfight, police officer killed, martial arts, violence, police officer, hand to hand combat, kung fu master, sword fight, arrest, gangsters, police raid, gangster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Delta Force Commando (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the needless death of his wife and unborn child during a theft and raid on an army base (and it was really needless as the hoods just burst in and shoot up his apt for no reason) an ex-member of Delta Force and decorated war veteran Fred ...
Style: cult film
Plot: one against many, explosion, u.s. army, gunfight, revenge plot, chase, atomic bomb, semiautomatic pistol, blood spatter, commando, hand to hand combat, soldier ...
Place: nicaragua, central america, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 5.8
 206
Cop Killers (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two hippies on their way to a cocaine deal get stopped by the police at a roadblock, resulting in a shootout where they kill the cops. They then go on a crime spree of robbery and murder.
Style: road movie, psychotronic, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: robbery, murder, police officer killed, escape, terror, hotel room, woman undressing, plan, scantily clad female, reckless driving, sadist, tragic event ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Sworn Brothers (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Superstar Andy Lau and Cheung Kwok Keung are heroic bloodshed brothers in the riveting triad saga Sworn Brothers! Lau (Andy Lau) is a fast-rising enforcer with the triads, but beneath his "bad" exterior is the sworn brother of Cheung ...
Plot: brutality, violence, police officer killed, police officer knocked unconscious, explosion, blood, gun, gunfight, police station, blood splatter, hospital, impersonating a police officer ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Eye of the Tiger (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Buck (Gary Busey) is a Vietnam vet, recently released from prison. He returns home to discover the town being terrorized by a vicious motorcycle gang. When the bikers murder his wife and traumatize his daughter, Buck and his friends arm themselves ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, battles, heroes, kidnapping, small town, fistfight, gunfight, martial arts, revenge, motorcycle gang, vietnam veteran, rocket launcher ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, miami, asia, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.4
 302
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 chase, police, murder, death, golf club, funeral, body count, shot in the chest, violence, hypodermic needle, revenge, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.1
 561
Bounty Tracker (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Almost the whole staff of a tax consultant office is slayed by a team of professional killers, only Paul Damone can escape. He didn't know that his partner used to wash gangster Louis Sarazin's money and had to testify as chief witness ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, bounty hunter, master warrior, heroes, gangsters, murder, police officer, one man army, revenge, police protection, vigilante, righting the wronged ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Jesus Trip (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When the police discover that their motorcycles are concealing heroin, Waco (Robert Porter) and his motorcycle gang hides out in a desert convent. A highway patrolman (Billy 'Green' Bush) hunts down the gang after they kidnap a nun, Sister ...
Plot: biker, nun, motorcycle gang, religion, convent, candle, binoculars, leather jacket, explosion, humiliation, nun's habit, sunglasses ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Deadly Strike (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The new police chief (Bruce Li) arrives in a small provincial town. He's been charged with bringing a dangerous gang to justice. But within seconds, the chief provokes a showdown with his lazy deputies. Realizing that they are not up to the ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, bruce lee, gangster, stylized violence, disarming someone, tough cop, police officer, murder, hapkido, kung fu fighting, roundhouse kick ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, chase, injustice, vengeance, vigilantism, graphic violence, chases and races, rivalry, danger, serial killer, dishonesty, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.6
 703
Rage of Honor (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Japanese cop, Shiro, and his partner Ray are after a bunch of drug dealers. But they are betrayed by an insider and Ray is killed. Shiro follows the murderer, a sadistic drug lord, up to Singapore.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drug lord, drug dealing, crimes, undercover, partners, betrayal, crime, deadly, law enforcement, danger, chases and races ...
Time: 80s
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.1
 400
Mr. No Legs (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meet Mr. No Legs! Deadly professional hit-man for a drug syndicate... and a limbless cripple! With his cool wheelchair, armed with shotguns and shurikens, and his amazing kung fu skills he means trouble for everyone he confronts, even his own boss! ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: exploitation, kung fu, gun, violence, police officer, bandit, gang, wheelchair, shotgun, martial arts, police partner, karate ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 5.0
 198
One Man Force (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this action packed film, an L.A. cop speeds off to get revenge upon the dirty drug-dealing dogs who killed his partner
Style: cult film
Plot: murder, police officer killed, maverick cop, warehouse, beating, police brutality, anti hero, police detective, fight, revolver, chase, bar fight ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Girls from Thunder Strip (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A vicious gang of murderous bikers goes up against a trio of beautiful bootlegging sisters.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: biker, moonshine, motorcycle gang, smuggler, playboy magazine, darts, machine gun, cigar, outdoor sex, hat, kitchen, degradation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Jail in Burning Island (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young police officer "makes a mess" of a police operation, shoots a man in self-defense, and ends up in prison. There he learns that the world isn't black and white, but has many shades of gray, and makes new friends and enemies.
Plot: prison warden, police officer kicked, prison, massacre, suicide by cop, police officer shot, gunfight, police officer, prison guard, police officer killed, police uniform stolen, throat slitting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.9
 20
Banal (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Cris and Jason are two policemen with two opposite personalities and philosophies-Cris is the epitome of the rare, near-extinct breed of honest cops while Jason is the basurero, the legman/front man who does the dirty work of his district's ...
Plot: friendship, dirty cop, fight, betrayal, politician, police shootout, pope, stabbed in the leg, priest, police officer killed, car chase, assassination attempt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
 497
Bloody Friday (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Womansing thug Klett is sprung from the courthouse by two accomplices, then sets about planning the big heist of a local bank, equipped with a cache of high-powered weapons he's acquired from an American army outpost. Together with his faithful ...
Style: cult film
Plot: hostage, bank, heist, robbery, sex, escape, bank robbery, violence, police officer shot, lesbian, bank robber, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Palermo-Milano Solo Andata (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Turi Leofonte (Giannini) is a former mafioso who accepts to be a witness at a process involving very important people in the organization. For the Mafia, Leofonte is dangerous, that's why he has to be killed. A police group led by Nino Di ...
Plot: shot in the neck, police officer shot in the head, assault rifle, police officer shot in the chest, soldier, police officer, shot in the shoulder, police escort, explosion, police protection, shot in the stomach, murder ...
Place: milan italy, palermo italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Last Man Standing (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A gang of bank robbers, led by the ultra-violent Snake Underwood, pull off a daring mid-day heist that leaves dozens of burning police cars and scores of innocent victims in its wake. Heading the investigation into the gang is the equally violent ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, betrayal, partners against crime, police investigation, gang, partners, rivalry, crimes, criminal's revenge, master criminal, fighting crime, murder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.0
 70
Walk on Fire (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sergeant Kwok Wah (Andy Lau) and Ho Lung (Ray Lui) are both colleagues and best friends. Ho Lung has developed hatred with a gang leader Dick. Dick sends Hung (Cherie Chung) as a bait to kill Ho Lung. Swore to take revenge for his best friend, Kwok ...
Plot: fistfight, blood, shooting a police officer, kung fu, police officer shot in the chest, blood splatter, brutality, police officer shot in the back, gunfight, police, gun duel, martial arts ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.6
 805
Raven Hawk (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Native-American woman, who was framed for the murders of her parents years before, returns to her reservation to seek revenge.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: native american, prison life, revenge, murder, mental institution, rescue, dishonesty, good versus evil, crimes, contests and competitions, chase, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.4
 15K
Convoy (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Truckers form a mile long "convoy" in support of a trucker's vendetta with an abusive sheriff...Based on the country song of same title by C.W. McCall.
Style: humorous, road movie, feel good, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, car chase, chase, rebellion, police corruption, on the road, americana, police, fighting the system, waitress, convoy, car accident ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new mexico, arizona, las vegas, texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Island of Fire (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Someone in a prison run by a corrupt warden fakes the deaths of convicts to later use them as expendable assassins. A police officer is sent into the prison to gather evidence of the corruption.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, martial arts, prison, anti hero, tough heroes, deadly, anti heroes, partners, police investigation, criminal heroes, rivalry, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
In the Line of Duty (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Michelle Yip of the Hong Kong police is a mild-mannered Kung Fu expert; Michael Wong from air security is happy-go-lucky, stuck on himself, constantly talking, and smitten by her; Yamamoto is quiet, hard-boiled, leaving the Tokyo police to spend ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, police shootout, kung fu, police, coffin, blood, deadly, heroes, crimes, police investigation, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%