Movies like Primary Target

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Primary Target (1989)
 4.6
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Primary Target (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Action movie directed by Clark Henderson.
Plot: jungle, money, truck, death, mercenary, kidnapping, genocide, baby, boat, river, massacre, smuggling, murder, corpse, opium, child murder, strangulation, dead child, atrocity, vietnam veteran, rescue mission, execution, walkie talkie, vietnam war veteran, mass child killing ...
Place: usa, thailand, southeast asia, laos

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Most similar movies to Primary Target

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out rough, suspenseful, realistic and serious films with plots about murder, violence, gun, death, revenge, kidnapping and vietnam veteran mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Primary Target: One Man Out (1989), Masacre en el río Tula (1985), Kill Squad (1982), Toy Soldiers (1984), Wala Ka Nang Puwang Sa Mundo (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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One Man Out (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Mexico, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A soldier of fortune (Stephen McHattie) fights drug runners in Central America.
Plot: party, bird, nightmare, execution, pigeon, vietnam veteran, smuggling, assassination, photojournalist, drug smuggling, fictional country, drowning ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Masacre en el río Tula (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Based on a real event, twelve dead bodies are found in the Tula River, we see the events that lead up to the massacre in a tale of crime, vice, corruption and sleaze.
Plot: river, corruption, sleaze, real life, mass murder, massacre, murder of a boy, bar, murder, dead child, shot in the forehead, female full frontal nudity ...
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87%
 5.1
 428
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: revenge, murder, vietnam veteran, martial arts, gun, kung fu, fight, blood, car, vietnam war veteran, violence, karate ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.9
 575
Toy Soldiers (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: While on a vacation in Central America, some American teenagers are kidnapped by terrorists. A rescue mission is sent after them, but they manage to escape and join up with a mercenary fighting the terrorists.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, confined, danger, crimes, daring rescue, hostages, adventure, escapades, military, soldier, basic training, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Wala Ka Nang Puwang Sa Mundo (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: After many years of imprisonment, Miguel is finally freed. On the day of his liberation, Miguel promises himself a clean and honest life to win back the family he has lost during his incarceration. However, nobody wants to take in an ex-convict, his ...
Plot: ex convict, gangster, sauna, accomplice, pistol, violence, car accident, gun, prison, death, gangsters, kidnapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Soldier's Fortune (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama
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: terrorist, mercenary, kidnapping, ransom, raid, grenade launcher, machine gun, ambush, rocket launcher, explosion, hand to hand combat, commando ...
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.0
 130
The Farmer (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Kyle Martin returns as a silver star hero, but realizes running a one man farm is not profitable, and the bank wants to foreclose, despite returning as a hero. Then a gambler Johnny has a car accident near his farm, in which Kyle saves his life, in ...
Plot: exploitation, cult, farmer, murder, revenge, world war two veteran, gangster, violence, money, farm, gangsters, acid burning ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.8
 108
The Retrievers (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Carefree electrician Tom Cathral is recruited by The Company, and is quickly offered a full-time promotion to join the Retrievers, an elite squad of crooked secret operatives. His refusal to kill botches his first mission, making Tom The ...
Plot: birthday cake, kiss, mexican, dog, massacre, birthday, broken mirror, two against one, timber, fat man, publisher, sadism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Eye of the Tiger (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Buck (Gary Busey) is a Vietnam vet, recently released from prison. He returns home to discover the town being terrorized by a vicious motorcycle gang. When the bikers murder his wife and traumatize his daughter, Buck and his friends arm themselves ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, motorcycle gang, kidnapping, small town, heroes, battles, fistfight, decapitation, martial arts, gunfight, vietnam veteran, revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa, asia, miami, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The No Mercy Man (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A decorated Vietnam Vet returns to his father's ranch in Arizona just as criminally minded carnies begin to cause trouble.
Plot: vietnam veteran, torment, soldier, small town, teenager, murder, biker, rage, vietnam war veteran, motorcyclist, gang, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.4
 1K
Mercenaries (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Andy Marlow, an ex British S.A.S serviceman turned mercenary, is sent into the Balkans after a military coup has arisen to rescue a U.S ambassador and his aide.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: coup, military, danger, daring rescue, war criminal, undercover, escapades, tough heroes, murder, mercenary, genocide, ethnic cleansing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: balkan, serbia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.6
 159
Brute Corps (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A hippy couple travelling cross country run foul of a band of mercenaries.
Plot: desert, machine gun, mercenary, marine, sheriff, sitting on a toilet, camping, shotgun, small town, hitchhiking, cigar smoking, captive ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.3
 112
Viper (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After Laura's husband James is murdered, she decides to find out who did it and why. She finds herself in a fight against an anti-terrorist organization in her desire for revenge.
Style: suspense
Plot: car bomb, hand grenade, husband wife relationship, newspaper reporter, commander, terrorist, automatic weapon, swat team, national security, reprisal, diner, death ...
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.9
 80
Outlaw Force (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Some punks go into a small town and start hassling the gas station owner; Billy Ray Dalton a friend of the owner pulls a shot gun on them and tells them to go away. Later they go back and force the owner to tell them where Dalton lives. Now, Dalton ...
Plot: kidnapping, parent child relationship, socks, filling station, vietnam war veteran, child pornography, gas station, rooftop, musician, six shooter, little girl, small town ...
Place: southern usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Chrome Soldiers (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Five ex-soldiers go to a small town in Oregon to help a friend investigate the murder of his brother.
Plot: sheriff, burning building, murder, dirty cop, farmer, widow, banker, vietnam war veteran, corrupt cop, arson, vietnam veteran, funeral ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Run, Angel, Run! (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Angel (William Smith), an outlaw biker, sells out his gang by exposing their wild conquests to Like magazine for $10,000. With his photo on the cover, Angel skips town and tries to start over with help from sheep rancher Dan Felton (Dan Kemp). An ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: motorcycle gang, leather jacket, biker gang, dancing, shotgun, shot to death, drifter, motorcycle, schoolhouse, beer drinking, topless dancing, sunglasses ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Angel of Vengeance (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman newly arrived in a small town comes up against a crazed group of survivalists who have killed a party of motorcyclists in the desert. They capture and rape her, but she escapes and makes plans to take her vengeance on them.
Plot: rape, revenge, chopping wood, shot in the head, rattlesnake, police car, camouflage, grenade, sunglasses, violence, rape and revenge, jeans ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.1
 391
Delta Heat (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An L.A. cop investigates the death of his partner in the swamps of Louisiana. Enlisting the help of an ex-cop who lost his hand to an alligator many years before.
Style: neo noir
Plot: police, swamp, naked woman, sexy woman, pretty woman, female nudity, butt naked, crocodile, cleavage, boat, gunfight, action violence ...
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 5.0
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Cage (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A GI in Vietnam saves his buddy's life, but in the process is shot in the head. The injury results in brain damage to the point where he basically has a child's brain in a (very large) man's body. When they get out of the army the two ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, buddies, misfit, crime, confined, rivalry, mentally challenged, gangsters, heroes, contests and competitions, vengeance, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.0
 852
The Alternate (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The President of the United States, in the midst of negative public opinion, is kidnapped while attending a charity function. However, this is all part of a plan to boost his ratings, the 'kidnappers' being a CIA black ops team. It seems ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, undercover, save the day, heroes, rescue, crimes, daring rescue, special agents, dishonesty, law enforcement, secret agents ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 410
Mixed Blood (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: On the mean streets of New York City, a dog-eat-dog mentality reigns among the destitute citizens. In one of the many abandoned buildings in the neighborhood of Alphabet City lives the Brazilian Rita La Punta, along with her delinquent son, Thiago, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, clever, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, drug dealing, drug abuse, corruption, heroin, godparent, urban ghetto, dark humor, racism, urban ghetto life, social decay, profanity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.4
 643
War Party (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One hundred years after the Battle of Milk River, both sides agree to reenact it. The cavalry are supposed to shoot blanks & the Indians weren't supposed to fight back....
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: racism, crimes, opposites attract, life is a bitch, rivalry, deadly, society, heroes, mountain, graphic violence, strong violent content, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Trucker's Woman (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young man takes up truck-driving to investigate his trucker father's suspicious death.
Plot: chase, pursuit, revenge, truck driver, truck, motel, murder, on the road, investigation, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Black Bunch (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In Africa, four native women join and are hired to find a wealthy man's son who has disappeared, and use the opportunity to get revenge on a gang of mercenaries who have massacred the inhabitants of the womens' village.
Plot: tribal dance, exploitation, bar, jungle, genie, nudity (full frontal - brief), woman fights a man, beer, african, fiancee, shot to death, revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Rolling Vengeance (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A truck driver builds a special, eight-ton truck to help get revenge against the rednecks who killed his family and raped his girlfriend.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gangsters, rape, revenge, truck, car accident, monster truck, rape and revenge, crimes, rivalry, deadly, vigilantism ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
 590
Open Season (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Switzerland, USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three Vietnam vets have become so conditioned to violence that they have developed psychotic tendencies. They kidnap people, brutalize them, then turn them loose and hunt them like animals. However the father of one of their earlier victims is ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: kidnapping, murder, sadism, victim, hunting, gun, torture, revenge, veteran, killing an animal, woman, rage ...
Time: 20th century
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.8
 2K
Tagore (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Tagore (Chiranjeevi) creates his own vigilante military network called the Anti-Corruption Force (ACF) that eliminates the most corrupt individuals, from all walks of life, in a systematic manner. As pressure builds on Police and Government to track ...
Plot: stabbed to death, vigilante, loss of child, beating, bribery, vigilantism, corpse, protest, death, corruption, prison, tragic event ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.4
 524
Nam's Angels (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Some bikers are hired by the CIA during the Vietnam War to rescue a captured agent from the clutches of the Red Chinese army. After a round of drinking, fighting, and whoring around, the cycle gang, led by Big Bill Smith, fix up their Yamahas with ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: motorcycle gang, vietnam veteran, biker, military, military police, pistol, vietnam war veteran, motorcycle, commando raid, opium den, m 16, group sex ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: vietnam, southeast asia, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.7
 577
Fighting Mad (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An evil corporation tries to pressure a bunch of Arkansas farmers and ranchers to sell their land so they can strip-mine it for coal. The fiercely proud and stubborn Hunter family refuse to give in. This leads to a bitter conflict that results in ...
Style: captivating, tense, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: self defense, heroes, good versus evil, vigilantism, murder, corruption, revenge, bow and arrow, farmer, gunfight, vigilante, vietnam war ...
Place: usa, arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Death Before Dishonor (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gunnery Sergeant Burns reports for duty to an American Embassy in the Middle East. However due to the 'enlightened' views of the Ambassador, the marine security detachment he is in charge of is severely restricted in their functions and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: hostage, military, kidnapping, terrorism, battles, soldier, one man army, terrorist, u.s. embassy, isolation, military life, tough heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%