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Hardcase and Fist (1989)
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Hardcase and Fist (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Bud McCall is framed for a drugs charge he ends up in prison and he must prove his innocence by testifying against his former police partner to put him and his gang behind bars for good.
Plot: martial arts, prison escape, stripper, bandit, dirty cop, vietnam veteran, revenge, mullet, prison, violence, hitman, abduction, crime boss, nude, gunfight, ex cop, wrongful imprisonment, jacuzzi, illegal drugs, gagged, bound and gagged, topless, crime lord, chloroform, framed for a crime

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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 martial arts, violence, revenge, gunfight, fistfight, hand to hand combat and murder mostly in Action, Adventure and Crime genres. Some movies like Hardcase and Fist: Rapid Fire (1989), Latin Dragon (2004), Kill Squad (1982), Kick of Death (1997), Tigershark (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.3
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Rapid Fire (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mike Thompson is a former U.S. government agent whom is called on by his no-nonsense ex-employer Hanson to stop a terrorist named Mustapha who breaks out of a maximum security military prison aboard a battleship with the help from his aide Eddy ...
Plot: terrorism, explosion, violence, battleship, mercenary, stripper, lasersight, gunfight, torture, candy store, chase, desert eagle
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95%
 4.2
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Latin Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the grand tradition of the lone hero who mysteriously appears in a town desperate for help (think "Shane, "Billy Jack", "James Bond" and "Chinese Connection"), having survived a war and now serving the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, gang, danger, gangsters, vigilantism, crimes, escapades, murder, brutality, violence, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 5.2
 339
Kill Squad (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A wealthy business man is a victim of an assault and is shot and wheelchair bound while his wife is gang raped and murdered. He then assembles his motley squad of Vietnam buddies to kung fu their way to revenge and get those muthas back.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: martial arts, murder, revenge, vietnam veteran, gun, hitman, kung fu, accident, car, vietnam war veteran, blood, karate ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 7.2
 213
Kick of Death (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Adventure
Country: USA
Story: Shane MacQuade is a rising star in Hong Kong's underworld kickboxing rings... until he wins a fight he was supposed to lose. Framed for murder, running from both the Triad mob and the police, Shane escapes to America. There, a chance encounter ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: martial arts, stripper, bouncer, illegal fistfight, hand to hand combat, kickboxing, action violence, fistfight
Place: hong kong, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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 3.8
 57
Tigershark (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Action movie directed by Emmett Alston.
Plot: vietnam veteran, martial arts, master warrior, revenge, kidnapping, jungle, abuse of power, punch, drug traffic, machine gun, rooster, child killed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Last to Surrender (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A maverick American cop and his Chinese counterpart join forces to bring a drug dealer and his hired thugs to justice.
Plot: molotov cocktail, chinaman, police shootout, shooting, street shootout, gunfight, buddy cop, greco roman wrestling, hand to hand combat, police officer, crime boss, gangsters ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Way of the Black Dragon (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Allison Wong gets abducted by a gang of drug smugglers with a nasty sideline business involving white slavery and prostitution. Interpol agent Bill Eaton, honest worker Chen, and Allison's brother join forces to take out the nefarious crime ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kidnapping, exploitation, mercenary, drug dealing, violence, slave trade
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.6
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U.S. Seals II (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At a secret Russian nuclear missile base, an ex-U.S. SEAL member is planning to launch a missile strike on the United States, and the only way to stop him is with the best of the best. Because of a natural gas refinery leak, the newly formed team ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, military, master warrior, daring rescue, race against time, heroes, crimes, danger, soldier, heroic mission, military base ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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70%
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 5.1
 477
White Tiger (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When D.E.A. agent Mike Ryan undertakes the huge task of avenging the brutal murder of the partner John Grogan, he find he must fight both sides; the murderer and his double crossing police buddies. Now with the unexpected help of the lovely Jade, he ...
Plot: martial arts, interracial love, sex in bed, revenge, assassin, man and woman in bed, male nudity, interracial kiss, black bra, asian woman, drug dealing, white man asian woman relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.9
 177
Jade Tiger (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The headless corpse of the Chao Clan patriarch and the theft of a jade tiger set in motion another successful collaboration between three of the biggest names in swordplay action dramas: director Chu Yuan, martial arts novelist Ku Lung, and kung-fu ...
Style: twists and turns
Plot: martial arts, death, violence, kung fu, blood, revenge, plot twist, kung fu classic, anti war
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.8
 124K
Rambo III (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Combat has taken its toll on Rambo, but he's finally begun to find inner peace in a monastery. When Rambo's friend and mentor Col. Trautman asks for his help on a top secret mission to Afghanistan, Rambo declines but must reconsider when ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, heroes, kidnapping, military base, freedom fighter, rambo, behind enemy lines, tough heroes, danger, captivity, heroic mission, liberation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: afghanistan, pakistan, thailand, middle east, soviet union ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
All Men Are Brothers (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: "All Men Are Brothers" is the sequel to "Water Margin" a.k.a. "Seven Blows of the Dragon" from 1972. At the beginning of "All Men Are Brothers", we learn that the emperor forgives the 108 Liangshan rebels ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, sword fight, gore, violence, blood splatter
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Angry River (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The plot has to do with a reign of terror conducted by a mysterious killer dubbed "Poison Dart," who is hitting all kinds of prominent people with poison darts.
Plot: monster, revenge, kung fu classic, chinese, brawl, kung fu fighting, kung fu master, roundhouse kick, chinaman, fistfight, wu shu, kung fu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.7
 234K
First Blood (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When former Green Beret John Rambo is harassed by local law enforcement and arrested for vagrancy, the Vietnam vet snaps, runs for the hills and rat-a-tat-tats his way into the action-movie hall of fame. Hounded by a relentless sheriff, Rambo ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, soldier, manhunt, tough heroes, danger, ex military, lone wolves, gunfight, police brutality, humiliation, loner, vietnam veteran ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: vietnam, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Delta Force 3: The Killing Game (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A terrorist places an atom bomb somewhere in an American metropolis. The president of the U.S. has no other choice; he has to call Delta Force.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, terrorism, gunfight, martial arts, terrorist, escapades, one man army, state affairs, save the day, heroic mission, hijacking, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa, miami, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
D.R.E.A.M. Team (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: J.W. Garrison, the head of a top-secret sub agency of the United Nations, discovers that a team of terrorists, led by the murderous Oliver Maxwell, plan on producing a bomb carrying an anthrax virus to be used in the United States. Garrison summons ...
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: spy, terrorism, undercover, model, female spy, woman in a bikini, karate chop, femme fatale, beretta, terrorist group, ak 47, terrorist plot ...
Place: puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Lawless Kingdom (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The Sequel to The Four, based on the best-selling novel by Woon Swee Oan. The four constables, Emotionless (Crystal Liu Yifei), Iron Hands (Collin Chou), Life Snatcher (Ronald Cheng) and ColdBlood (Deng Chao), are specially skilled in their own ...
Plot: martial arts, female director, flying, supernatural power, chinese
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Scorching Sun, Fierce Wind, Wild Fire (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: During China's 1920s Republican Period, warlords carve out personal fiefdoms across the country and impose self-serving laws with the barrel of a gun. Into this anarchy rides a masked feminine Zorro, nom de guerre Violet, to do battle, right ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, torture, violence, asian, hand to hand combat, kung fu classic, mask, brawl, kung fu master, kung fu fighting, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Swordsmen in Double Flag Town (1991)
Genre: Adventure
Country: China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Honoring his father's dying words, a young man comes to the dusty desert village of Double Flag Town to claim his bride. Everyone looks down upon him because he looks inept and ignorant. When he kills a man who is attempting to rape his bride, ...
Plot: martial arts, bandit, sword fight, rape, revenge, teenager, attempted rape, sword, desert, rape and revenge, showdown
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Shaolin Handlock (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As an expert of the 'Cross fists' technique, a reclusive kung fu master Li Pai perfects a lethal maneuver called the 'Shaolin Handlock' while an old wolf-in-sheep's-clothing friend Fang Yun-piao pays the unwitting Li a ...
Plot: revenge, martial arts, kung fu, kung fu master, murder, kept woman, violence, motorcycle, undercover, somersault, strangulation, choke hold
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.0
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The Odd Couple (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Hailed as possibly the greatest classical weapons movie ever made and starring world-renowned martial arts master, director and action-choreographer, Sammo Hung. This film showcases some of the most spectacular and intricate weapons duels ever ...
Style: cult film
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, kung fu classic, farce, fencing
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
No Retreat, No Surrender 2 (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 92 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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, intense, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, kidnapping, kung fu, heroes, jungle, graphic violence, danger, daring rescue, martial artist, kickboxing, fistfight ...
Time: 80s
Place: cambodia, asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 91
Born Killer (1989)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two deranged and homicidal escaped convicts terrorize a group of survivalists engaged in a paint-ball war.
Style: splatter
Plot: shot in the back, killer, duel, sheriff, vietnam veteran, fight, escaped convict, rape, paintball gun, paintball, shotgun, shot in the head ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Reflex Action (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Emotionally scarred after serving in the Gulf War, soldier Quinn Taylor returns to his Arizona home, only to learn that his father plans to sell their land to a drug lord. Determined to interrupt the sale, Taylor goes to war with a powerful cartel.
Plot: shot to death, gun, martial arts, sibling rivalry, slaughterhouse, fight, training, flirting, gunfight, obscene finger gesture, middle finger, bruce lee ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Shogun Assassin (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Shogun who grew paranoid as he became senile sent his ninjas to kill his samurai. They failed but did kill the samurai’s wife. The samurai swore to avenge the death of his wife and roams the countryside with his toddler son in search of ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, samurai, martial arts, shogun, heroes, lone wolves, female ninja, master warrior, revenge, gory, cult, countryside ...
Time: 1500s, 19th century, 16th century, 15th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
L.E.T.H.A.L. Ladies: Return to Savage Beach (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A stolen computer disk contains the location of a hidden tresaure trove. It's up to the sexy ladies of LETHAL (Legion to Ensure Total Harmony and Law) to find the treasure before the bad guys do.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: breasts, treasure, female agent, bikini, sabotage, sexploitation, stripper, impostor, scantily clad female, crossbow, boat, jet ski ...
Place: hawaii, los angeles, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 8K
Red Scorpion (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, South Africa, Namibia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Russian KGB agent is sent to Africa to kill an anti-Communist black revolutionary. However, he has a change of heart when he sees how the Russians and their Cuban allies are killing and repressing the locals, so he switches sides and helps the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, assassination, soldier, agent, adventure, one man army, politics, state affairs, war, rebellion, mission of murder, military ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Iron Buddha (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a notorious rapist kills his master and entire clan, the Iron Buddha sets out for revenge. He'll need a magic sword first though, naturally.
Plot: martial arts, revenge, massacre, psychopath, forgiveness, sociopath, torture, scar, retribution, justice, cat and mouse, serial rape ...
Place: ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.7
 6K
Kill Zone 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Hong Kong cop named Kit busts a major gangster only to find his cover blown and his main witness gone. The gangster, in retaliation, has him kidnapped and put in a Thai jail with a false criminal identity. A lowly prison guard Chai with ...
Plot: martial arts, police officer, drug addict, abduction, secret police, police officer killed, prison escape, torture, heart transplant, murder, mentally challenged, thai ...
Place: bangkok thailand, hong kong, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Guilty as Charged (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: US Army Investigator John Murphy (now a Lieutenant, although he was a Major in the previous Base movie) has been sent to look into a series of suspicious deaths that have been going on under the watch of Colonel Strauss. After going undercover and ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, military base, soldier, military life, terrorism, rivalry, gang, secret agents, undercover, heroic mission, working undercover, missing person ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%