Movies like Chained Justice

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Chained Justice (1984)
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Chained Justice (1984)
Original name: Dreptate în lanțuri
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, "Dreptate în lanturi" is a rough and poetic film, whose action is placed at the beginning of the last century. The movie sheds light on a Romanian peasant who fights against social injustice.
Plot: theft, prison, thief, prison escape, bounty hunter, corruption, robbery, highwayman, peasant, romanian
Time: turn of the century
Place: romania

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Most similar movies to Chained Justice

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, realistic, serious and suspense films with plots about theft, prison, murder, corruption, thief, robbery and death mostly in Drama, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Chained Justice: The Imposter (1975), Paso Doble (1985), Mission 2016 (2017), Fist Fighter (1988), Raining in the Mountain (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Imposter (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: With the cast list, you would almost expect this to be another Chang Cheh film. Two of Chang's proteges, David Chiang and Chen Kuan-tai go head-to-head in The Imposter which sees cinematographer Pao Hsueh-li back in the director's chair. ...
Plot: falsely accused, theft, master of disguise, warlord, cossack, robbery, deception
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Paso Doble (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Romania
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Drama directed by Dan Pita.
Plot: falling in love, friendship, romanian, unwed mother, dormitory, hostel, friend, marriage, love, factory worker, love triangle, male female relationship ...
Place: romania
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Mission 2016 (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Uganda
Story: When Sudi wins a lottery, he dreams of living a descent life off the streets but his dreams are shattered when his gang mate Jeff points his guns at him.
Plot: brotherhood, theft, kidnapping, kidnap, prostitution, street gang, flashback, spy, thief, fight, blood, robbery ...
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Fist Fighter (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 97 min.
Story: C.J. Thunderbird, a down-on-his-luck professional fighter is informed that his old friend has been killed in an illegal fight. He finds out that the killer is a goon named Rhino and, with vengeance on his mind, tracks him down in Bolivia. The ...
Plot: revenge, jacuzzi, fight, illegal fistfight, martial arts, fistfight, cruelty, drunkenness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, boxing, money, deathbed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Raining in the Mountain (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An esquire and a General eyes a priceless handwritten scroll by Tripitaka, held in a Temple library. The Abbot of the Temple selects his successor.
Plot: heist, temple, mountain, buddhism, theft, martial arts
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Strife for Mastery (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A feudal lord from China sends his son off to kill a criminal who has murdered thirteen of his men and has stolen a large sum of gold. The son, played by David Chiang, abandons his duty (without the will to live an assassin's life anymore) and ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: thief, priest, fight, theft, poison, greed, antidote, good versus evil, blood, surprise, sword fight, asian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.3
 96
Rakshasudu (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: What the movie has in store for you, wait and watch this space for more updates.
Plot: childbirth, orphan, bribe, landlord, theft, rescue, escape, widow
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Slams (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Rival prison factions surround a Los Angeles convict (Jim Brown) who has $1.5 million stashed on the outside.
Plot: jail, heist, corruption, militant, violence, drug dealing, misanthropy, extortion, bandit, prison escape, interracial relations, prison ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Dictator (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Chandu lives a normal life with his in laws in Hyderabad. One fine day, he comes across an aspiring actress and helps her in a critical situation. The problems gets big and Chandu lands himself in a huge mess. He also takes the blame for a crime ...
Plot: loss of wife, corrupt cop, theft, confrontation, showdown, kidnapping, murder, false identity, marriage, attempted murder, supermarket
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48%
The Paper Will Be Blue (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Out of enthusiasm, a Militia soldier abandons his platoon and decides to fight for the cause of the Revolution. His Lieutenant and the rest of the crew look for him during the confused night of 22-23 December 1989.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Plot: rebellion, revolution, political unrest, danger, soldier, idealism, terrorism, daring rescue, military, state affairs, heroes, dictatorship ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: romania, europe
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47%
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Paradise Mall (1999)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A group of youngsters, led by skater Laser, enter a shopping mall and hide after closing time. During the night they get lost, robs stores and consume large amounts of alcohol and drugs.
Plot: security guard, shopping mall, intrigue, teenage gang, teenage boy, corruption, warehouse, cancer, drug abuse, thief, martial arts, dream ...
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Fortune 500 Man (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fortune 500 Man is a tale of one young man's dream to be the CEO of a fortune 500 company and his roller coaster journey to achieving his dream.  Small town, top collegiate, business savvy Brad Jankens enters the big city to get his start at ...
Plot: meeting, success, trap, burglary, fortune, business, passion, journey, brawl, theft, fight, boss ...
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 5.0
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The Loners (1972)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: On his motorcycle Stein, a half-blood Indian, tries to stay out of the hands of the police, who are chasing him for accidentally killing a cop. Together with his friend Alan and a beautiful but desperate girl Stein will get involved in a robbery and ...
Plot: police, robbery, explosion, motorcycle, biker, car accident, false accusation, on the run, native american
Time: 70s
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37%
 7.0
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Adwaytham (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Advaitham is a 1991 Malayalam film directed by Priyadarshan. The film stars Mohanlal, Jayaram, Revathi Menon and Srividhya in lead roles.
Plot: theft, friend, dog, death threat, bomb, moral transformation, anti heroes, holy man, communist, love triangle, frame up, prison ...
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36%
Karishma Kudrat Kaa (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Widower Vijay lives in a village with his family. He unwittingly makes an enemy in Lala and a bandit, Bhagad, who conspire and throw him out of the village. But Vijay soon returns as a changed man.
Plot: brothel, police inspector, escaped convict, fingerprints, presumed dead, strength, rape, voyeur, impersonation, beating, lust, drugged drink ...
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36%
 7.8
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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 ...
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36%
 7.2
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The 40th Door (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Azerbaijan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Fourteen-year-old Rustam lives with his mother in a village; his father was killed by the Russian mafia. After his father's death, Rustam tries to provide for himself and his mother without resorting to illegal money-making schemes. But his ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: poverty, stabbing, telephone call, carpet, robbery, theft
Place: moscow russia
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35%
 3.8
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Backtrace (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The lone surviving thief of a violent armored car robbery is sprung from a high security facility and administered an experimental drug.
Style: exciting, intense, serious, harsh, realistic
Plot: experimental drug, thief, prison, armored car robbery, hidden money, police investigation, amnesiac, headache, bank robber, abandoned factory, crime scene, news report ...
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Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 196 min.
Story: Filmed on location at Alcatraz Island, this two-part "whole story" actually concentrates on a handful of the denizens behind the cold grey walls of "The Rock". Michael Beck plays the real-life Clarence Carnes, an Oklahoma Choctaw ...
Plot: alcatraz, prison, criminal, robbery, murder, escape, spanking, convict, armed robbery, prisoner, prison life
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Singh Saab the Great (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A common man fights corruption and injustice.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
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A Love Story, Lindenfeld (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Klaus Bernath, a wealthy German citizen, decides, after many years, to visit his birthplace, of the Banat Swabian village Lindenfeld, in Romania. Since the village has been deserted for many decades, his son and his biographer decide to reconstruct ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
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Place: germany, transylvania, romania
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The Conviction of Kitty Dodds (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An abused woman escapes from prison, is recaptured, and sent back then tries to get her sentence reduced. Based on a true story.
Plot: prison, child abuse, women's prison, murder, marital abuse, prison escape, alcohol abuse
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The Yakuza Papers, Vol. 5: Final Episode (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Battles Without Honor and Humanity: Final Episode is part five and the final installation of a series of yakuza films directed by Kinji Fukasaku. In the wake of a big police crackdown, Akira Kobayashi's icily sun- glassed Takeda attempts to ...
Plot: prison, yakuza, murder, mob boss, mob hit, mafia, corruption, gang war, arrest, gunfight, liver, political party
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Ride in a Pink Car (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man, thought to be dead, returns to his hometown in Florida. He finds his wife re-married and the town now ruled by corrupt forces.
Plot: vietnam veteran, awol, corruption, return, wife, accidental killing, native american, stolen car, vietnam war veteran, stealing a car
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Get the Gringo (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A career criminal (Gibson) nabbed by Mexican authorities is placed in a tough prison where he learns to survive with the help of a 9-year-old boy.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, intense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
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Freedom Strikes a Blow (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A martial arts fighter, haunted by his past, takes a job as a dock worker in a small village. His vow never to fight again is tested by the cruel owner of the pier.
Style: surprise ending
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Female Prisoner 1316 (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a nightmarish world of secret graveyards and machine gun executions, inmates must die... or kill to survive. Escape is no option, and is punished with... death, or a fate worse than death.
Plot: prison escape, women's prison, prison, topless woman, women fight, mud, knife fight, women in prison, shooting, friendship, escape, death ...
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Kireedam (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Sethumadhavan, the son of Achuthan Nair, a Police Constable who wishes to make his son an Inspector one day. Sethu, a recent college graduate, has many opportunities to enter different fields but he goes with his father's dream of becoming an ...
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Chicuarotes (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cagalera and Moloteco are two teenagers from San Gregorio Atlapulco who are desperate to get out and move up and away from oppressive circumstances. When they hear of an opportunity to buy a spot in the electrician’s union, which could transform ...
Plot: kidnapping, robbery, clown, theft, youth, teenager, teenage boy, father son relationship, brother sister relationship, child abduction, friends, escapades ...
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Look at Me, America (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Paul is a Korean-born immigrant whose life is turned upside down when his father is crippled from a robbery and his mother leaves them and marries the father of a bigoted gang leader, Billy. When Paul is constantly harrassed by Billy and his boys, ...
Plot: father son relationship, korean, divorce, robbery, bigotry, gang, martial arts, immigrants
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