Movies like The Annihilators

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The Annihilators (1985)
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The Annihilators (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Upon his return from Vietnam, an ex-soldier finds his neighborhood has deteriorated badly, and is being terrorized by a vicious street gang. He calls some of his GI buddies, and together they hatch a plan to get rid of the gang.
Plot: funeral, convenience store robbery, ex soldier, street, gangsters, vietnam war, violence, female nudity, punk, gun, city, vigilante, father son relationship, murder, vigilantism, death of son, group of friends, terror, vietnam veteran, death of friend, vietnam war veteran, wheelchair, revenge, stabbed to death, gangster ...
Place: vietnam

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, rough, serious and suspenseful films with plots about murder, revenge, violence, gun, gangsters, crimes and rivalry mostly in Drama, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like The Annihilators: The Executioner Part II (1984), Mean Johnny Barrows (1975), Kill Squad (1982), The Exterminator (1980), Slaughter (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Executioner Part II (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An L.A. cop and a reporter team up to find a masked serial killer.
Plot: murder, rape, revenge, vigilante, vietnam war, violence, exploitation, police, gangsters, post traumatic stress disorder, assault, execution ...
Place: los angeles
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Mean Johnny Barrows (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Vietnam veteran gets caught in a mob war with a couple of double-crossers.
Plot: violence, mafia, bandit, gang, veteran, heist, heroes, ex soldier, murder, gang war, vietnam veteran, blood spatter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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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, martial arts, murder, violence, vietnam veteran, accident, blood, gun, car, vietnam war veteran, fight, karate ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Exterminator (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man's best friend is killed on the streets of New York. The man (Robert Ginty) then transforms into a violent killer, turning New York into a great war zone and Christopher George is the only one to stop him.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vigilantism, vigilante, violence, chase, murder, police investigation, revenge, vengeance, gory, crimes, deadly, fighting the system ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: vietnam, new york, asia, usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Slaughter (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Slaughter, a former Green Beret, avenges the killing of loved ones by the Mob, and in so doing is coerced by the Feds into traveling to Mexico to finish off surviving mobsters.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, gangsters, vigilantism, crime, chases and races, crimes, rivalry, deadly, obsessive quest, profanity, graphic violence, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Bang Bang Gang (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 1930's: Adam and Leroy tries to rob a cafe, but finds out that two girls are already trying to do the same. Instead of arguing with them they join them in a robbery-spree.
Style: sexy
Plot: on the run, cornfield, robbery, terror, violence, pubic hair, sex, small town, striptease, revenge, gangster, hostage ...
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Manhandlers (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A gorgeous girl named Katie inherits her deceased uncle's business and decides that she too can be a businesswoman and hire two hot girlfriends. Katie doesn't like the brothel part so she gets rid of that and is soon giving legit massages. ...
Plot: brothel, massage parlor, revenge, murder, bikini, bandit, mob, female nudity, murder of a nude woman, exploitation, gun, gangster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Defiance (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Tommy takes up temporary housing in a New York neighborhood plagued by a violent gang called the Souls. Tommy is waiting for his next assignment as a seaman and though he tries to avoid the gang and his neighbors, it does not work. Soon he is ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, vigilante, crime, crimes, vengeance, vigilantism, against the odds, gambling, rivalry, violence, rage, loner ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Northville Cemetery Massacre (1976)
Genre: Crime, Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The bikers are the heroes and the lawmen are the villains in this vintage action drama. The Spirits are a motorcycle club who ride the highways and country roads of Michigan; while they look rough, wear beat-up denim and favor Harley Davidsons, the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, frame up, biker, motorcycle gang, violence, vietnam veteran, police, rape, revenge, blood, vigilante, hippie ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Exterminator 2 (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The flamethrower-wielding vigilante John Eastland returns to rid New York of a drug lord and his gang.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, surprise ending, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, danger, murder, vigilantism, vigilante, flamethrower, exploitation, violence, revenge, good versus evil, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, heroes, battles, kidnapping, small town, rocket launcher, decapitation, fistfight, gunfight, martial arts, motorcycle gang, vietnam veteran ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, usa, asia, miami, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Liberty & Bash (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Liberty, Bash, and their friend Jesse served together in a war in Central America. Now Liberty and Bash work with youths, helping them stay out of crime and becoming a positive part of the community. But Jesse has gotten mixed up with drug lords, ...
Plot: violence, gang, vietnam veteran, drug dealing, criminal, city, gun, police, vietnam war veteran, drug deal, protection
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Southwest (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Ex-military Captain Samantha Williams, is "recruited" to put together a team of ex-military and criminals. Williams must carry out unlawful orders to protect the world's most powerful criminal organization, the US Government.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, exciting, disturbing, cult film
Plot: gangsters, conspiracy, murder, female protagonist, assassin, ex soldier, gunfight, secret, showdown, battles, criminal, betrayal ...
Place: usa, texas, mexico, san francisco, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Hit! (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A federal agent whose daughter dies of a heroin overdose is determined to destroy the drug ring that supplied her. He recruits various people whose lives have been torn apart by the drug trade and trains them. Then they all leave for France to track ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vigilantism, investigation, drug dealing, police detective, daughter, revenge, life is a bitch, deadly, vengeance, addiction, drug abuse ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe, british columbia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 84
Sunset Strip (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The stage is set for a series of confrontations when photographer Mark Jefferson (Tom Eplin) agrees to help his friend Roger (John Mayall) defend his night club against a handful of organized crime figures. Mark has an added incentive for becoming ...
Plot: gangsters, stripper, street life, gangster, prostitution, motorcycle, chase, death, nightclub, police detective, motorcyclist, manhunt ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Visitors (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bill, Martha and their little child Hal are spending a quiet winter Sunday in their cosy house when they get an unexpected visit from Mike Nickerson and Tony Rodriguez. Mike and Tony are old acquaintances of Bill; a few years back, in Vietnam, they ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: veteran, revenge, vietnam veteran, hostage, rape, homecoming, friendship, vengeance, friends, psychopath, courtroom drama, injustice ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, new england, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Walking the Edge (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A Los Angeles taxi driver helps a distraught young woman on the run from gangsters after they murder her husband and young son.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vengeance, gangsters, taxi driver, danger, law enforcement, criminal heroes, deadly, crime gone awry, manhunt, rivalry, crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Steele Justice (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Steele is ex-cop and Vietnam vet who is determined to bring down Kwan, former South Vietnamese general and now rich and powerful drug lord.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: martial arts, best friends, law enforcement, life is a bitch, pets, rivalry, against the odds, alcohol abuse, vengeance, deadly, crimes, cocaine ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 5.0
 197
One Man Force (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this action packed film, an L.A. cop speeds off to get revenge upon the dirty drug-dealing dogs who killed his partner
Style: cult film
Plot: maverick cop, police shootout, semiautomatic pistol, one man army, tough cop, beretta, revenge, drugs, brutality, warehouse, bar fight, mixed martial arts ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.3
 120
Lady Avenger (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: hospital, death of boyfriend, sex scene, black bra and panties, car truck chase, gun, drug dealer, motorcycle, pistol, false accusation, breasts, woman on top ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Perfect Weapon (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 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: rough, realistic, serious, cult movie cast, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, investigation, gangsters, one man army, vigilantism, murder, martial arts, martial artist, amateur detective, power relations, urban, friendship ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Naked Vengeance (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Carla Harris, a beautiful but not so successful actress from L.A., witnesses how her husband is tragically killed in an attempt to save a woman from her male attacker. She travels to her parents' home in a small town in the mountains to get ...
Plot: revenge, rape, violence, parents, sheriff, mountain, attack, murder, redneck, home invasion, sex scene, small town ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Bad Ass (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Decorated Vietnam hero Frank Vega returns home only to get shunned by society leaving him without a job or his high school sweetheart. It's not until forty years later when an incident on a commuter bus (where he protects an elderly black man ...
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: society, lone wolves, vigilantism, tough heroes, vietnam veteran, rivalry, crimes, elderly, heroes, vigilante, gang, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Unbound (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Julius Fonteneau has decided to take the law into his own hands after his daughter has gone missing. His only friend supports him while his wife resents him and the police are growing suspicious of his intentions. He must determine right from wrong ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, intense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, violence, blood, kidnapping, husband wife relationship, revenge, psycho killer, deception, dishonesty, crimes, vigilante, justice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 429
Savage Dawn (1985)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A motorcycle gang take over a small city in Arizona.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: gang, desert, small town, heroes, gang leader, explosion, vietnam veteran, biker, biker gang, military, crimes, buddies ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.6
 58
Diamond Run (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rogue Vietnam War vets led by their old commander Sloan try to steal some diamonds, but mysterious Megan Marlow steals them first. Sloan sends his men after her, but rogue cop Jack Cates, who's partner was murdered by Sloan, helps her.
Plot: vietnam veteran, theft, gang, revenge, robbery, diamonds, female protagonist, criminal, ex soldier, tape over mouth, vietnam war veteran, con artists ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
My Friends Need Killing (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A traumatized Vietnam veteran goes on a killing spree, targeting the men with whom he served in the army.
Plot: proto-slasher, killing spree, vietnam war, vietnam veteran, revenge, murder, vietnam war veteran, forced suicide, skydiving, nihilism
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Original Gangstas (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A violent street gang, the Rebels, rule the streets of Gary, Indiana. The Rebels shoot Marvin Bookman, a store-keeper, for giving the police information about a drive-by shooting they committed. Marvin's son, former NFL star John who created ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, vigilantism, vigilante, murder, violence, profanity, heroes, fistfight, hand to hand combat, drive by shooting, gunfight, gang violence ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 70s
Place: usa, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.4
 463
Death Force (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, War
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leon Isaac Kennedy is Doug Russell, an American who steals a shipment of gold in the Philippines with two Vietnam War buddies, who cut his throat and throw him overboard. Russell washes ashore an island inhabited by two Japanese soldiers stranded ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: vietnam veteran, revenge, martial arts, hand to hand combat, disarming someone, sword fight, mafia, fistfight, shot in the head, death of protagonist, tragedy, assassin ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.9
 199
Madso's War (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A power vacuum develops when the top mob boss flees a federal indictment.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, criminal heroes, crimes, betrayal, murder, swashbuckler, gunfight, violence, sexual content, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%