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Ten Zan - Ultimate Mission (1988)
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Ten Zan - Ultimate Mission (1988)
Original name: Missione finale
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: North Korea, Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story in short: Some kind of evil people, have found out a way to extract bodily fluids from the base of the brain of unsuspecting victims. This fluid is then used for some reason or another. A couple of western heroes have to stop this in true 80's action style, big explosions and violence ensue.
Plot: agent, terrorist, mercenary, child abduction, experiment, abduction, explosion, human experimentation, megalomaniac
Place: asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about terrorist, violence, explosion, murder, gun, gunfight and terrorism mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Ten Zan - Ultimate Mission: Hostage (1992), Three Men on Fire (1986), A Common Man (2013), Code Name: Vengeance (1987), Agent provocateur (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hostage (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Argentina, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A weary British spy retreats to a Buenos Aires hotel and recalls his last dirty job, complete with lover.
Plot: terrorist, assassin, kidnapping, spy, violence, agent, throat slitting, stabbed in the stomach, rowboat, undercover agent, dance, exploding building ...
Place: argentina
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95%
Three Men on Fire (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Cameroonese police officer (Alphonse Beni) and a CIA agent (Richard Harrison) try to prevent the Pope from being assassinated by Italian terrorists during his African tour.
Plot: falling to death, man wearing towel, blow job, martial artist, terrorist plot, man wrapped in a towel, garbage, fellatio, shooting, cia, hospital, police ...
Place: africa, rome italy
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71%
 4.7
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A Common Man (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sri Lanka, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A terrorist plants several bombs throughout the city of Colombo, Sri Lanka and threatens to detonate them unless prisoners are released.
Style: suspenseful, contemplative, suspense, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, terrorism, danger, crimes, law enforcement, track down, deadly, chases and races, graphic violence, chase, race against time, threat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, sri lanka
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Code Name: Vengeance (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Soldier of fortune, Monroe Bieler, is sent to dole out some American-style justice when the wife and child of an African president are kidnapped by terrorists.
Style: low-budget
Plot: gunfight, mercenary, secret agent, royal family, massacre, release from prison, prison fight, cia, sexploitation, kidnapping, explosion, rebel leader ...
Place: south africa, cape town south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Agent provocateur (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1994 South Korea, a female North Korean spy integrates herself as a housekeeper for U.S. military officer to steal classified documents, but soon worries about her cover when she falls for the teenage son of the officer.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: espionage, nudity (full frontal - brief), spy, rivalry, secret agents, coming of age, undercover, betrayal, disability, sexual content, government agency, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.5
 158
Blood Warriors (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Indonesia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An ex-Marine finds out a old buddy is leading a private army of mercenaries. When an ex-Marine refuses to join an old friendship's personal army of mercenaries a deadly violent battle erupts between the two men! And this is not good.
Style: cult film
Plot: m 16, terrorism, fight, ak 47, ex marine, terrorist plot, knife, terrorist, murder, blood, frame up, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.7
 138
Striker (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John Slade is hired to rescue a journalist named Frank Morris from a Sandinista prison in Nicaragua. He teams with Marta, a local woman, to carry out this mission, but then he's captured, tortured, and forced to deal with the fact that ...
Plot: truck driver, shot in the crotch, judo, shot in the leg, stabbed in the stomach, impalement, falling down stairs, jungle warfare, throat slitting, submachine gun, fistfight, shot in the chest ...
Place: nicaragua, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Battle Royale II (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 155 min.
Story: It's three years after the events of the original Battle Royale, and Shuya Nanahara is now an internationally-known terrorist determined to bring down the government. His terrorist group, Wild Seven, stages an attack that levels several ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: island, teenager, terrorist, survival, vengeance, kidnapping, escapades, crimes, heroes, landing, chaos, future dystopia ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, asia, afghanistan, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Hostage (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The leader of a South African Nation is imprisoned. His followers, led by Zabo, hijack a plane with the intent to use the passengers as hostages to trade for his release. They select a plane carrying a religious leader to use as their main hostage. ...
Plot: murder, terrorist, hostage, hijacking, quicksand, abduction
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The London Connection (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A missing formula, a defecting Eastern European scientist kidnapped on his arrival in London, car chases, foot chases, air chases, British secret service and a couple of American tourist caught in the middle.
Plot: agent, jewel theft, balloon, motorcycle chase, james bond spoof, boat chase, espionage, formula, cia, scientist, child spy, kidnapping ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.6
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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 ⇓
58%
Termination Man (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a Serbian terrorist blackmails NATO and the U.N. with a deadly nerve gas, a covert squad is the Free World's last hope. Led by Dylan Pope they must "terminate" the threat before it terminates them!
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), un, terrorism, poison gas, traitor, roadblock, agent, terrorist, sex, female nudity
Place: bosnia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.8
 4K
Men of War (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Nick Gunar is a burnt-out, jaded and hard-up former mercenary who is having a difficult time adjusting to civilian life. At the end of his rope, he is hired by the Nitro Mine Corporation to strong-arm the natives of a South China Sea island into ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, island, jungle, heroes, battles, heroic mission, lone wolves, betrayal, moral dilemma, cons and scams, injustice, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.2
 55K
Proof of Life (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Alice hires a professional negotiator to obtain the release of her engineer husband, who has been kidnapped by anti-government guerrillas in South America.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, sentimental, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, ransom, rescue, group of criminals, jungle, mercenary, negotiation, confined, danger, couple relations, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, london, south america, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.1
 89
Stranglehold (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Deep inside the nation's top chemical weapons facility, a brilliant terrorist takes a Congresswoman hostage. The Navy can't stop him. The Air Force can't reach him. The Coast Guard can't kill him. Only one man can do the job: ...
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 1K
Hong Kong 97 (1994)
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 2K
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Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 101 min.
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The Secret of Blood Island (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 84 min.
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The Osterman Weekend (1983)
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38%
 5.1
 447
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Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Jonas Ambler is a rich businessman who's wife is killed by kidnapers. So he decides to get even. He hires a mercenary to find and kill the kidnapers. There's only one catch, he wants to go with them.
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