Movies like Fireback

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Fireback (1983)
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Fireback (1983)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack Kaplan is a US Army Soldier and Weapons Expert liberated by a "rescue team", he returns home to the United States only to find out that his wife Diane has been captured by infatuated gangster Duffy Collins. Kaplan embarks on a mission to find his wife, running into characters like Digger, Man With The Golden Hand, and the treacherous femme fatale Eve. He is a man on a mission.
Plot: revenge, kidnapping, martial arts, swat team, jungle, ninja, village, kung fu, karate, hitman, female nudity, tough guy, u.s. army, soldier, male female relationship, battles, missing person, hand to hand combat, rambo, gunfight, helicopter, knife, jungle warfare, car chase, shooting ...
Place: the philippines, vietnam

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Most similar movies to Fireback

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, suspense, serious and suspenseful films with plots about hand to hand combat, fistfight, brawl, martial arts, violence, gunfight and combat mostly in Action, Adventure and War genres. Some movies like Fireback: Phantom Raiders (1988), Soldier's Fortune (1991), Karate Raider (1995), To the Death (1992), Ninja Destroyer (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Phantom Raiders (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Deep within the steaming tropical jungles of Vietnam is a Viet Cong terrorist training camp, run by an ex-Green Beret, William Marshall. A roving photographer stumbles upon the hidden camp and starts to take pictures. He is caught and summarily ...
Style: cult film
Plot: battlefield, gunfight, massacre, chase, loss of wife, father son relationship, pistol, hero kills a woman, siege, commando, traitor, target practice ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Soldier's Fortune (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A rich young girl is kidnapped by masked terrorists. Her mother's ex-husband, a former mercenary, gathers some of his former comrades and goes off to rescue her.
Plot: mercenary, kidnapping, ransom, terrorist, raid, fistfight, rescue mission, m 16, cheerleader, bound and gagged, brawl, grenade launcher ...
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Karate Raider (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jake Turner is back on a rescue mission to liberate an attractive female Drug Enforcement officer captured and held prisoner by an American drug lord in the jungles of Colombia.
Plot: tough guy, hand grenade, martial arts, martial artist, violence, soldier, mission, damsel in distress, rebel army, village, rescue, karate ...
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.5
 86
To the Death (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kickboxing champ Rick Quinn decides to retire from the ring, but his main adversary, Denard, wants him to fight again and murders Quinn's wife. Quinn suspects Denard, but can't do anything. Three month later, Quinn is jailed after a ...
Plot: kickboxing, kickboxer, martial arts, revenge, martial arts training, sexploitation, fight, explosion, beating, blood spatter, duel, murder ...
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Ninja Destroyer (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A lucrative emerald mine and the various protagonists who are struggling to wrest control of it for their own profitable ends.
Plot: martial arts, gang war, kiss, female nudity, sex, semiautomatic pistol, grenade launcher, ak 47, explosion, kung fu classic, pistol, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Ninja: The Battalion (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four Chinese germ warfare scientists are kidnapped by a Japanese organisation.
Plot: martial arts, ninja, execution, stick fight, explosion, fistfight, rescue, man kills a woman, death of friend, forest, violence, woman shot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Trained To Kill (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: From the fields of Cambodia to the mean streets of L.A., there's no escaping death and it's blinding revenge.
Plot: desert eagle, roundhouse kick, karate, hand to hand combat, brawl, blood, violence, stylized violence, fistfight, two man army, kendo, tough guy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 ⇓
33%
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 106
Kill Crazy (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Five Vietnam vets, on release from a mental hospital, think they're headed for a weekend camping trip. Instead they become target practice for an army of killers playing violent war games. It's a massacre until one of the vets becomes a ...
Plot: target practice, war game, human prey, vietnam veteran, rescue, shot in the chest, brawl, camping trip, gunfight, hand grenade, ambush, damsel in distress ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Ultimate Ninja (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A twenty year old feud between Ronald, a benevolant village leader and Roger, an evil tyrant, leaves Ronald dead and Roger running the village with an evil bunch of ruffians. Ronald's three children have been split up and are now young adults. ...
Plot: katana sword, duel, village, debt collector, kung fu, brawl, axe, drunk, revenge, stranger, sword fight, fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Bloodfist V: Human Target (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Don "The Dragon" Wilson struggles to regain his memory, not knowing who to trust, or even which side he's fighting on.
Style: suspense
Plot: beretta, m 16, ak 47, fight, mixed martial arts, foot chase, kung fu, beating, kickboxer, uzi, violence, blood splatter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Strike Commando (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: While operating behind enemy lines, Sgt. Mike Ransom learns of a Russian presence in North Vietnam. Ordered to obtain proof of this discovery, Ransom returns to enemy territory but is captured and subjected to a variety of tortures. Eventually he ...
Plot: jungle, ak 47, fistfight, torture, martial arts, commando, violence, gun duel, gunfight, gun sau, infiltration, machine gun ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Bloodfist 2050 (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Alex Danko descends into the ultra-violent underworld of extreme martial-arts to find his brother's killer with the help of hardened Detective Ramirez and his brother's alluring ex-lover in this post-apocalyptic allegory of greed and ...
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Plot: one against many, tough guy, fight, heroes, battles, one man army, martial artist, kickboxing, martial arts, gunfight, pistol, explosion ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Once Upon a Time in China IV (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Wong Fei Hung must deal with both foreign threats and the nationalist Red Lantern Society in this continuation of the popular kung fu series.
Style: cult film
Plot: blood splatter, warrior, duel, ambush, hand to hand combat, good versus evil, blood spatter, tough guy, beating, battlefield, martial arts, kung fu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Bloodfist IV: Die Trying (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Danny unknowingly repossesses the car of a powerful arms merchant, it sets off a chain of violent retaliation. After his friends are killed and his daughter is kidnapped, Danny takes matters into his own hands. It does not matter that the CIA ...
Plot: vigilantism, blood spatter, one man army, disarming someone, ambush, martial arts, brawl, knife, revolver, rescue, poetic justice, beretta ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
No Retreat, No Surrender 2 (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this sequel, Scott Wylde, an American kickboxer, must go to Cambodia to rescue his Vietnamese girlfriend from Russian and Vietnamese troops.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, jungle, kidnapping, heroes, master warrior, kung fu, danger, obsessive quest, graphic violence, vengeance, daring rescue, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: cambodia, asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 58
The Hard Way (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A special forces team infiltrate the 'Golden Triangle' between Brazil and Colombia to kidnap notorious drug baron.
Plot: rocket launcher, hand to hand combat, disarming someone, gunfight, main character shot, brawl, tough guy, helicopter, martial arts, street shootout, jungle, commando ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Ninja Mission (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Sweden, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: CIA, KGB and the amazing ninja masters are all in the center of Russia where the Swedish nuclear professor Karl Markov have invented a new kind of nuclear technology. Markov's invention can change the balance of power in the world. All want ...
Plot: hand grenade, brawl, sword fight, blood spatter, martial artist, kendo, sword, winter, renegade, nightclub, mission, terrorism ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Cross Mission (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: General Romero, leader of a small Latin American country, is showing the UN how he's taking care of his country's drug problems by publicly burning crops of marijuana. As soon as the inspectors leave, however, Romero quickly returns to ...
Plot: drug smuggling, fistfight, bar brawl, machine gun, cocaine, jungle, helicopter, explosion, drugs, violence, street shootout, hand to hand combat ...
Place: south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.1
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Nam Angels (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Philippines
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Lt. Vance Calhoun takes on a dangerous rescue mission of American P.O.W.s in the treacherous Darloc Valley in Vietnam. His only chance to escape is with the help of five young, fearless soldiers on motorcycles.
Style: cult film
Plot: rescue mission, motorcycle, martial arts, beating, fistfight, battle, brawl, ak 47, commando, rescue, machine gun, m 16 ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Challenge of the Ninja (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Mark, a local cop is investigating a string of jewel robberies. He soon discovers that the men behind the crimes is the notorious"Red Devil" and his band of Ninjas. Mark teams up with Billy, a man out for revenge.
Plot: ninja, revenge, towel, murder, police officer, sword fight, fistfight, dog, martial arts, motorcycle gang, hand to hand combat, training ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Bloodfist VIII: Trained to Kill (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A former CIA agent lives a suburban life as a high school teacher with his teen son. When the agent is attacked by former allies because of knowledge he possesses and his son is kidnapped, he is forced back into the business and his son suddenly ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, cult film
Plot: cia, spy hero, kickboxer, one man army, chase, karate kick, black belt, violence, father son relationship, karate, kung fu, machine gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Ultimate Weapon (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mercenaries, Ben & Vince, are assigned to destroy a stolen military arms cache held by a group of terrorists.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar fight, soldier, betrayal, military, father daughter relationship, revenge, mercenary, terrorist, vengeance, tough heroes, ira, loss of partner ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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No Retreat, No Surrender 3: Blood Brothers (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two feuding brothers (one a policeman, the other a martial arts expert) of different political views, join forces to avenge the death of their father, a retired agent, killed by the mafia.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, karate, kickboxing, surrender, adventure, rivalry, crimes, law enforcement, special agents, siblings relations, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.1
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Future Kick (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: On Earth in the future Don "The Dragon" Wilson takes on a sinister corporation that trades in black market human body parts. He single handedly manages to restore law and order in a motion picture tour de force guaranteed to thrill science ...
Style: futuristic
Plot: one against many, beating, blood spatter, fight, explosion, brawl, mixed martial arts, martial arts, pistol, blood, disarming someone, warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.1
 3K
Black Tigers (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The former leader of a commando rescue attempt into Vietnam tries to discover why his squad members are being murdered, one-by-one, after the war is over.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political corruption, martial arts, heroes, rescue, danger, on the run, politics, against the odds, vengeance, lone wolves, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, paris france, california, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
American Kickboxer 2 (1993)
Genre: Action, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two rivals, one a cop and the other a martial arts teacher team up to save a little girl from a terrorist and his henchmen.
Style: cult film
Plot: wrestling, tough guy, hand to hand combat, tough cop, karate chop, rescue mission, knife, revolver, martial artist, blood splatter, brawl, karate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Snake Eater III: His Law (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Vietnam vet named soldier is hired to find a biker gang called Hell's Fury, which kidnapped, drugged, and raped a young girl, and exact revenge.
Plot: molotov cocktail, kickboxer, ex soldier, vietnam veteran, pump action shotgun, ak 47, bar fight, two man army, bar brawl, hitman, nightgown, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.5
 267
Moving Target (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Don "The Dragon" Wilson stars in this action drama as a tourist who, through no fault of his own, finds himself on the run from a gang of terrorists, international espionage agents, and the police. Accused of a murder he didn't ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: murder, terrorist, fight, terrorism, revenge, gunfight, kickboxing, one against many, tough guy, manhunt, kung fu, fistfight ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Bloodfist VI: Ground Zero (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Terrorists take over a nuclear weapons launch site, but don't count on a humble military courier, who happens to be making a visit
Plot: kickboxing, fight, fistfight, semiautomatic pistol, one against many, gunfight, terrorist, one man army, silencer, brawl, tough guy, blood spatter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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