Movies like Veneno

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Veneno (2018)
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Veneno (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Dominican Republic
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The origin and rise of the most famous Dominican wrestler of all time, Rafael Sánchez aka Jack Veneno, and his arch-nemesis, José Manuel Guzmán aka Relámpago Hernández.
Plot: witchcraft, brothel, wrestling, voodoo, bullying, prison fight, bully, beer, nightclub, thunderstorm, smartphone, gay slur, nightmare, police brutality, cliffhanger ending, interview, political prisoner, prayer, immigrants, faith, political repression, coin toss, wound, broken mirror, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: dominican republic

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Most similar movies to Veneno

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and rough films with plots about rivalry, ambition, contests and competitions, sport, wrestling, blood and fight mostly in Action, Sport and Drama genres. Some movies like Veneno: WWE Royal Rumble 2001 (2001), Red Line 7000 (1965), The Philly Kid (2012), Sultan (2016), WWE Survivor Series 2005 (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
WWE Royal Rumble 2001 (2001)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Royal Rumble (2001) was the fourteenth annual Royal Rumble PPV. It was presented by MCI's 1-800-COLLECT and took place on January 21, 2001 at the New Orleans Arena in New Orleans, Louisiana. The main event was the Royal Rumble match. Kane set ...
Plot: wrestling, rivalry, title bout, celebrity guests, giant, celebrity guest, olympic gold medalist, african american, referee, commentator, cheating, athlete ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.7
 959
Red Line 7000 (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story of three racing drivers and three women, who constantly have to worry for the lives of their boyfriends. Jim Loomis and Mike Marsh drive for Pat Cassarian. Jim expects his fiancée Holly, but before she arrives, he dies in a race. Since ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, ambition, car chase, restaurant, fall in love, chases and races, adventure, contests and competitions, hotshot hero, sport, nascar, car ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Philly Kid (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former NCAA champion wrestler is paroled after 10 years in prison. Now, to save a friend's life, in a series of cage fights he must agree to do the impossible - lose.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mixed martial arts, ambition, rivalry, contests and competitions, fight, prisoner, murder, prison, manslaughter, martial arts, sport, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.0
 43K
Sultan (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, India
Duration: 170 min.
Story: A biographical drama based on the life of fictional Haryana based wrestler & mixed martial arts specialist Sultan Ali Khan.
Style: inspirational, disturbing, uplifting, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: wrestling, sport, wrestler, male objectification, fistfight, hand to hand combat, mixed martial arts, follow your dream, training, fight, contests and competitions, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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2419
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WWE Survivor Series 2005 (2005)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Survivor Series (2005) was the 19th annual Survivor Series PPV. It was presented by NovaLogic's Delta Force: Black Hawk Down and took place on November 27, 2005 at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan and featured wrestlers from the Raw and ...
Plot: wrestling, rivalry, strongman, cowboy, father, return, king, puerto rican, champion, african american, canadian, giant ...
Place: detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.5
 2K
Embattled (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The eldest son of a ruthlessly tough MMA champion must fight his way out of the abusive cycle his father has continued.
Style: intense, brutal, suspense, inspirational, realistic
Plot: athlete's life, fighting movie, wrestling, rivalry, father son relationship, ambition, fight, male camaraderie, human spirit, mentor, bravery, courage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.8
 866
Pit Stop (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Richard Davalos plays Rick Bowman, a drag racing street punk who comes to the attention of car enthusiast Grant Willard. Willard bails him out of jail and offers him sponsorship as a race car driver. Bowman eventually accepts and becomes entranced ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: car race, drag racing, ambulance, car racing, beer, exploitation, car, go go dancer, punched in the face, playing acoustic guitar, woman in a bikini, junkyard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.5
 442
The Sensei (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lonely gay teenager, McClain, struggles to fit in with his classmates in a small, conservative Colorado town. After he's severely beaten at school, Karen O'Neil, a martial arts Sensei, secretly trains him to defend himself. When the town ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, psychological, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, small town, high school, family relations, self defense, rivalry, society, leadership, gay, teenager, mentor, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Running on Empty (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Mike loves his fast cars and his hot women. When he fancies the girlfriend of the local street racing king, Fox, he gets way in over his head in racing for his girl, his money and his life. Through racing, sex, nightclubs and small road trips the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, road movie
Plot: love triangle, car, speed, race, love and romance, ambition, contests and competitions, rivalry, gangsters, car chase, factory, wooing ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.3
 289
Thunder Alley (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Stock car racer Tommy Callahan is forced to join Pete Madsen's thrill circus after his blackouts cause a fatal accident that gets him thrown off the circuit.
Style: psychotronic, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Plot: striptease, contests and competitions, romance, rivalry, ambition, sport, chases and races, teenage life, circus, car chase, car racing, drunk driving ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Days of Thunder (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Talented but unproven stock car driver Cole Trickle gets a break and with the guidance of veteran Harry Hogge turns heads on the track. The young hotshot develops a rivalry with a fellow racer that threatens his career when the two smash their cars. ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: racing, car race, rivalry, race, hotshot hero, sport, friends, athlete's life, rising to stardom, contests and competitions, love and romance, chases and races ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california, texas, phoenix arizona, alabama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.8
 52K
Over the Top (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sylvester Stallone stars as hard-luck big-rig trucker Lincoln Hawk and takes us under the glaring Las Vegas lights for all the boisterous action of the World Armwrestling Championship. Relying on wits and willpower, Hawk tries to rebuild his life ...
Style: serious, intense, sentimental, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: arm wrestling, truck driver, athlete's life, underdog, redemption, custody, sport, contests and competitions, ambition, rivalry, family relations, parents and children ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.0
 2K
Winning (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Frank Capua is a rising star on the race circuit who dreams of winning the big one - the Indianapolis 500. But to get there he runs the risk of losing his wife Elora to his rival, Luther Erding, and strains the relationship with his stepson.
Style: realistic, semi serious
Plot: family relations, adoption, infidelity, self discovery, relationship vs career, couple relations, rivalry, contests and competitions, ambition, couples, hotel room, adultery ...
Time: 60s
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.6
 40K
Driven (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Canada, Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Talented rookie race-car driver Jimmy Bly has started losing his focus and begins to slip in the race rankings. It's no wonder, with the immense pressure being shoveled on him by his overly ambitious promoter brother as well as Bly's ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, intense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: competition, rivalry, sport, lifestyle, chases and races, contests and competitions, ambition, career, car, love triangle, teamwork, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, germany, australia, miami, toronto ontario canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Circuit 2: The Final Punch (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Prisoners are dying at the Ogden Correctional Institution, a prison where a corrupt Warden has taken justice and business into his own hands. In the bowels of this prison, an underground fighting society has been formed. The Circuit is flourishing ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, prison, criminal's revenge, vigilantism, college, vengeance, danger, one man army, heroes, crimes, confined, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Never Back Down (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Rebellious Jake Tyler is lured into an ultimate underground fight Scene at his new high school, after receiving threats to the safety of his friends and family Jake decides to seek the mentoring of a veteran fighter who trains him for one final ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: athlete and trainer, martial arts, high school, youth, boxing, rivalry, teenage life, rage, duel, power relations, fighting movie, fist fighting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: florida, usa, brazil, orlando florida, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
WWE SummerSlam 2005 (2005)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: SummerSlam (2005) was the eighteenth annual SummerSlam professional wrestling PPV event. It was presented by THQ's WWE Day of Reckoning 2 and took place on August 21, 2005 at the MCI Center in Washington, D.C. featured talent from the Raw and ...
Plot: wrestling, millionaire, father son relationship, handshake, blood, kicked in the head, olympic gold medalist, world wrestling entertainment, masked wrestler, reenactment, professional wrestling, mexican wrestler ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
WWE Royal Rumble 1999 (1999)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Royal Rumble (1999) was the twelfth annual Royal Rumble PPV. It took place on January 24, 1999 at the Arrowhead Pond in Anaheim, California. The title was taken from a promise by Mr. McMahon that the first entrant in the Royal Rumble, Steve Austin, ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: wrestling, referee, champion, vampire, nightstick, masked man, winner, mockery, giant, professional wrestling, hearse, muscleman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 5.3
 961
Switch (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mikkel (17) lives a good life in Oslo were he has heaps of friends. When his mother gets a new job, Mikkel has to move to a small town and start all over. Here, snowboard is the big thing and to be accepted by the new kids, Mikkel has to go into ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, teenage love, family relations, rivalry, love and romance, youth, contests and competitions, fall in love, sport, village, snowboard, contest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Four fighters different backgrounds come together to train under an ex MMA rising star and then ultimately have to fight each other and the traitor in heir midst.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts training, kickboxer, athlete and trainer, martial arts tournament, kickboxing, martial arts, fistfight, hand to hand combat, boxing, undisciplined, ambition, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
WWE Backlash: In Your House (1999)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Backlash: In Your House was a PPV presented by Castrol GTX, which took place on April 25, 1999 at the Providence Civic Center in Providence, Rhode Island. It was the 28th and final event to be promoted under the In Your House banner, as shortly ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: wrestling, rivalry, baseball bat, boiler room, ex cop, corporation, abduction, father son relationship, religious cult, texan, world wrestling entertainment, world wrestling federation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
WWE Judgment Day 2004 (2004)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Judgment Day (2004) was the sixth Judgment Day PPV. This event was presented by PlayStation and took place on May 16, 2004 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The main event was for the WWE Championship between Eddie Guerrero and John ...
Style: sexy, flamboyance
Plot: wrestling, champion, feud, professional wrestling, interview, anger, religious fanatic, voodoo, texan, african american, mask, frenchman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Ring of Fire II: Blood and Steel (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Johnny Woo and Julie play an enduring couple who survive all sorts of interference from rival kick-box gangs in their effort to put a little romance in their lives.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, martial arts, gangsters, danger, adventure, gang, daring rescue, rivalry, confined, crimes, life turned upside down, heist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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WWE Royal Rumble 2000 (2000)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Royal Rumble (2000) was the thirteenth annual Royal Rumble PPV. It was presented by MCI's 1-800-COLLECT. It took place on January 23, 2000 at Madison Square Garden in New York, New York. The main event was the Royal Rumble match, which grants ...
Plot: wrestling, title bout, muscleman, female wrestler, athlete, live broadcast, table, professional wrestler, chair, newscaster, reenactment, stuttering ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.3
 2K
Tapped Out (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A disgruntled teenager, sent to do community service at a rundown Karate school, enters an MMA tournament to face the man who killed his parents.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mixed martial arts, ambition, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, rivalry, youth, vengeance, young heroes, sport, graphic violence, profanity, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Harder They Fall (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 20 year old kickboxers from opposite ends of Miami, one rich one poor, battle for triumph in sport and their own identities in this coming-of-age action/drama.
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: fight, tough heroes, ambition, athlete's life, rivalry, self discovery, social differences, nothing to lose, sport, martial arts tournament, kickboxing, martial arts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Aryan: Unbreakable (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Aryan is the college champion in boxing. He is training under Ranveer Singh in order to achieve his dream: winning the national championship. His girlfriend Neha supports him unconditionally and he relies heavily upon her. However, after his life ...
Style: uplifting, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: athlete's life, follow your dream, ambition, human spirit, athlete and trainer, family relations, hopes, lifestyle, rivalry, pregnancy, boxing, championship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.0
 878
Unrivaled (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: On these streets everyone is fighting for a way out, but after a lifetime of hard knocks, a down-on-his-luck cage fighter gets the opportunity of a lifetime when he is chosen to compete against the MMA world champion during a massive competition. ...
Style: rough, uplifting, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mixed martial arts, cage fighting, rivalry, ambition, lifestyle, underdog, athlete's life, contests and competitions, heroes, sport, tough heroes, vagina spreading ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Carman: The Champion (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Former champion boxer Orlando Leone (Carmen) is "The Preacher" at an inner-city youth center. Wanting to give something back to the community, he bought a large building for a church youth center. But the cash ran out before he could ...
Style: serious, realistic, christian film, sincere
Audience: boys' night
Plot: against the odds, human spirit, tough heroes, ambition, rivalry, athlete's life, contests and competitions, lifestyle, relationship vs career, follow your dream, underdog, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Friday Night Lights (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A small, turbulent town in Texas obsesses over their high school football team to an unhealthy degree. When the star tailback, Boobie Miles, is seriously injured during the first game of the season, all hope is lost, and the town's dormant ...
Style: inspirational, serious, sincere, captivating, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sport team, football, coach, high school, career, athlete's life, championship, sport, human spirit, ambition, youth, talented ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, houston texas, united states, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%