Movies like Utol

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Utol (1996)
 8.6
 31
Utol (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: A Filipino crime drama film directed by Toto Natividad.
Plot: prison, revenge, police officer, train, police, assassin, bodyguard, betrayal, criminal, court, bully, gunfight, judge, toys, salesman, marketplace, worker, jail, ex convict, brother vs brother, prison riot, brother brother relationship, police brutality, little brother, criminal syndicate ...
Place: the philippines

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Most similar movies to Utol

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, captivating, tense and suspenseful films with plots about murder, revenge, police officer, police, gunfight, violence and gun mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Utol: Asero (1995), Bukas Bibitayin Si Itay (1995), Batas Ng Lansangan (2002), Suspek (1999), Birador (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 33
Asero (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Story: Childhood friends Victor and Narding built their friendship in the street. At a very young age, they were partners performing dangerous activities. However, Narding heeds his foster parents’ request for him to enter the seminary to become a ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: death, friend, chase, car accident, gunfight, police officer, store, criminal, death of protagonist, church, railway, murder ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Bukas Bibitayin Si Itay (1995)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Philippines
Story: Elmo is an ex-convict who swears on his mother’s remains to live uprightly. After his life in prison, Elmo makes sure to avoid any conflict despite the mistreatment he receives from people. His wife Cathy seems discontent with the meager money her ...
Plot: syndicate, rage, guilt, police, confession, judge, father daughter relationship, gunfight, surrender, security guard, adultery, smoking ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Batas Ng Lansangan (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Army Major RUBEN MEDRANO was once a part of an elite anti-kidnapping task force. An unfortunate incident during an operation got him suspended and sent back to Manila. There he tries to renew ties with his daughter MARISSA who has been living with ...
Plot: gangsters, revenge, father daughter relationship, murder, assassin, military officer, drug dealer
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.7
 59
Suspek (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A Filipino action drama film directed by Toto Natividad.
Plot: police corruption, legal action, corrupt, reporter, summary execution, prostitute, convict, crooked lawyer, frame up, ambush, prisoner, cemetery ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 7.3
 24
Birador (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mike Santana is technically as person for he uses his position as a policeman to savagely murder people; he also manhandles his wife Gina. His partner in service is Frankie, a young loyal police who sticks with him through thick and thin. But in end ...
Plot: gunfight, labor leader, legal action, chase, judge, agent, father son relationship, flashback, friend, labor strike, investigation, corrupt cop ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Manila's Finest (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A film based on the life of retired Western Police District Colonel Jimmy Tiu, who last served as Sta. Mesa Police Station Commander.
Plot: police, chase, van, police officer, swat team, gun
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Avenge Every Second (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Einar and Davy find themselves in a frightening position, when they realize that their employer, Miami Crime boss Ricky want them dead. They both escape hoping nobody will find them. But in four years time a lot can happen!
Plot: police, car chase, mafia, revenge, violence, murder, gunfight, gun
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: italian mafia, entrapment, gunfight, revenge, soldier, police, friendship, chase, court, gang violence, child murder, drugs ...
Place: palermo italy, milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 5.9
 14
Lagalag (1994)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Filipino action star Eddie "Lagalag" Fernandez is convicted and jailed for his role in a homicide.
Plot: car chase, police, actor, jail, imprisonment, murder, breaking a bottle over someone's head, shot to death
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 13K
Kabali (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: A gangster in Malaysia goes in search of his family after 25 years of imprisonment.
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: gangsters, revenge, oppression, murder, attempted murder, husband wife relationship, frame up, betrayal, ex convict, released from prison, organized crime, elderly man ...
Time: 80s, 2010s
Place: malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.0
 56
Deathrow (2000)
Genre: Crime, Action, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A neglected and unloved orphan raised by poor relatives in the slums of Manila is wrongfully convicted of murder that resulted from a heist he was compelled to join. Unable to prove his innocence and his minor age, he is thrown into the cruel, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: jail, juvenile delinquent, prisoner, murder, death sentence, lawyer, teenage boy, prison life, death row, male nudity, alcohol abuse, drugs ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, gunfight, suicide by cop, prison warden, prison guard, police officer, police officer killed, massacre, prison escape, police officer shot, police officer kicked, police uniform stolen ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.8
 245
Angel's Leap (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this French crime thriller, you can leave the mob, but the mob won't leave you. Louis (Jean Yanne) has retired to a Thailand plantation with an Asian wife and child. Back in Marseilles, however, because a no-holds-barred gang war has broken ...
Plot: killer, revenge, hitman, widow, mafia don, murder, mafia, plantation, politician, police, brother brother relationship, cheating wife ...
Place: bangkok thailand, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 196
Manhunter (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Turkey, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Greek Spies are trying to give bad image about turkey, Metin a young police man who decides to go rogue and achieve justice after the murder of his partner and his family on the hands of Greek spices.
Plot: drugs, martial arts, police officer, revenge, gunfight, murder, violence, murder of family, mafia, sliced in two
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Devil Face, Angel Heart (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lon is an assassin who is deformed. The only man he can trust is his brother, Kwan. When Lon kills a police officer, the officer's partner tries to go after him, but lets him go after seeing his face. Meanwhile, Lon falls for Wendy, the ...
Style: suspense, captivating, erotic
Plot: assassin, revenge, brother, murder, police, brother brother relationship, death, police officer killed, police officer, police investigation, relationships, mystery ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.0
 39
Turbulence (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Philippines
Story: A series of murders takes place in the Metropolis in a span of three weeks, the latest of which happens on the night Junior, a taxi driver, makes love to a prostitute...
Plot: domestic servant, serial murder, ex soldier, prostitute, taxi driver, police investigation, spider, serial killer, murder, shotgun
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.9
 1K
Santana (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: South Africa, Angola
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two brothers — one a narcotics agent and the other a general — finally discover the identity of the drug lord who murdered their parents decades ago. They may kill each other before capturing the bad guys.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, exciting, captivating
Plot: drug lord, revenge, murder, brother vs brother, crimes, brother brother relationship, police officer, price of justice, justice, rivalry, society, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cape town south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.0
 2K
Maria (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a former BlackRose cartel assassin deliberately betrays them by refusing to complete her mission, the cartel orders her execution. Unbeknownst to them, she fakes her own death and is able to create a new life of her own. When the cartel ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, brutal
Plot: one woman army, drug cartel, sniper, torture, hitman, revenge, murder, gunfight, female protagonist, anger, crimes, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 6.6
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Manila Kingpin (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Mobster Asiong Salonga (ER Ejercito) rules the mean streets of Manila with an iron fist—until he is betrayed by a trusted friend. Manila Kingpin is based on the story of the notorious Tondo, Manila, gang leader Nicasio “Asiong” Salonga, whose ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: murder, betrayal, police brutality, jail, police raid, raid, crimes, rivalry, love and romance, society, gangsters, reformatory ...
Place: manila philippines, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Home and Away: All or Nothing (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rather then returning home with Nate after their kidnap-wrecked second honeymoon, Heath and Bianca decide to visit Kyle in prison with Ash. Gunno, who was jailed there too, was hoping for this opportunity to take double 'revenge' on both ...
Plot: chores, abuse, prison, fight, bully, loyalty, sabotage, blackmail, brother brother relationship, handcuffs, beating
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.8
 2K
Twenty 20 (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 195 min.
Story: Advocate Ramesh saves Devan from a murder case. Later, he realize Devan was the actual culprit. Ramesh tries for a payback, unaware of Devan's real intentions and the reason for the murder.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, psychological, tense
Plot: revenge, police officer, murder, sibling relationship, thief, romance, murder of brother, coma, police, chase, gunfight, brother brother relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 20K
The Sweeney (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Based on the '70s UK TV show, The Sweeney is an action-packed British police thriller from the director of Football Factory. Jack Regan (Ray Winstone), a hardened cop who doesn’t play by the rules, is confronted with a criminal from his past. ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, police detective, police brutality, police corruption, arrest, machismo, murder, husband wife relationship, internal affairs, investigation, partners, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Perfect Weapon (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jeff, a young delinquent, is enrolled by his father in a kenpo school, in the hopes of teaching the boy some self-discipline. Years later, Jeff's mentor, Kim, is being threatened by one of the Korean mafia families. Jeff tries to help his old ...
Style: psychotronic, realistic, serious, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, one man army, friendship, martial artist, showdown, father son estrangement, homecoming, teacher student relationship, revenge, brother brother relationship, crime boss ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.7
 21
Unfailing (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A secret criminal organization, headed by Mr. Takamura, arranges a tournament in order to find the perfect killer. Ten young people who have nothing to lose, accept the rules and run in this revenge. To spice up the game, Silex, the right arm of ...
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: tournament, assassin, revenge, criminal, betrayal, gladiator, showdown, heroine, martial arts, fight to the death, violence, fictional game show ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.4
 14
Ishmael (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: An ex-convict who is ostracized by his neighborhood. Little does he know that this neighborhood he once knew is set to awaken his past. Ishmael decided to come back home to find peace and solitude in a place familiar to him. But his dream of ...
Style: one man show
Plot: getting home, asking for help, suicide attempt, church, betrayal, boat, small town, father, piano, machete, worship, escape ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Enemies of the State (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Crime thriller inspired by the story of Jiri Kajinek, which is considered the first bounty hunter in the Czech Republic. Thanks to his escape from the prison fortress Mirov it became a legend and the most wanted man in Europe. Five weeks while ...
Style: suspense, captivating
Plot: prison, jail, prison escape, lawyer, court, prison life, legal, jailed, escape, crime boss, prison fight, law and order ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hangga't May Hininga (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ellis gets imprisoned from trying to avenge the death of his brother, who helped him expose the illegal engagements of a military general. Ellis tries to recover from the tragedies in his life by being a relentless inmate in the jail. Ellis becomes ...
Plot: lawyer, legal action, police officer, shopping mall, prisoner, motorcycle, ex soldier, helicopter, government official, gang war, exploding helicopter, revolver ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.3
 311
Vinashak (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Jailor Lankeshwar houses some of his hit-men as prisoners and uses them to commit criminal activities only to return and be safe in his jail. This gets notice by ACP Amar Agnihotri; who with his recommendation Arjun Singh a police inspector is made ...
Plot: police officer, father son relationship, revenge, police, nurse, conspiracy, anger, bomb, con artists, vendetta, corrupt cop, airport ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 2K
The Prison (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: South Korea
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An imprisoned ex-police inspector discovers that the entire penitentiary is controlled by an inmate running a crime syndicate and becomes part of the crime empire.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: prison, crimes, jailed, prison violence, jail, crime boss, prisoner, outlaw gang, prison gang, syndicate, prison life, gang ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.6
 10K
Freelancers (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The son of a slain NYPD officer joins the force, where he falls in with his father's former partner and a team of rogue cops. His new boss, Sarcone, will see if he has what it takes to be rogue through many trials and tribulations of loyalty, ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, revenge, uncover truth, law enforcement, teaching the ways of the world, vigilantism, betrayal, partners, crimes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, police corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%