Movies like Black Moon Rising

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Black Moon Rising (1986)
 5.5
 5K
Black Moon Rising (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An FBI free-lancer stashes a stolen Las Vegas-crime tape in a high-tech car stolen by someone else.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, harsh, realistic, futuristic, ridiculous, erotic, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, heist, investigation, fbi, violence, murder, revenge, crime, on the run, danger, chases and races, law enforcement, rivalry, crime gone awry, vengeance, deadly, undercover, brutality, organized crime, one man army, assassin, thief, car, gun ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas, california, new jersey

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Most similar movies to Black Moon Rising

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about chase, crimes, rivalry, murder, car chase, violence and revenge mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Black Moon Rising: Raw Deal (1986), Murphy's Law (1986), Trespass (1992), Shadow Conspiracy (1997), War (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.6
 28K
Raw Deal (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Mark Kaminsky is kicked out of the FBI for his rough treatment of a suspect. He winds up as the sheriff of a small town in North Carolina. FBI Chief Harry Shannon, whose son has been killed by a mobster named Patrovina, enlists Kaminsky in a ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, tough law enforcer, fbi, vengeance, law enforcement, crimes, working undercover, criminal's revenge, gang, heroes, partners against crime, tough heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986, twentieth century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 4K
Murphy's Law (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A tough police detective escapes from custody handcuffed to a foul-mouthed car thief after being framed for the murder of his ex-wife. He must now find the real killer and prove his innocence.
Style: suspenseful, rough, enigmatic, tricky, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, murder, psychopath, false accusation, chase, stalking, vengeance, police investigation, femme fatale, criminal's revenge, danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 9K
Trespass (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Two Arkansas firemen, Vince and Don, get hold of a map that leads to a cache of stolen gold in an abandoned factory in East St. Louis. What they don't know is that the factory is in the turf of a local gang, who come by to execute one of their ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, bleak, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, murder, gang, drug dealing, revenge, gangsters, chase, danger, crime, partners, rivalry, investigation ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, arkansas, new orleans, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Shadow Conspiracy (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Bobby Bishop (Sheen) is a special assistant to the President of the United States. Accidentally, he meets his friend professor Pochenko on the street. Pochenko has time to tell Bishop about some conspiracy in the White House but then immediately ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political conspiracy, politics, on the run, political corruption, assassination, betrayal, witnessing a crime, crimes, intrigue, assassination attempt, state affairs, legal investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 82K
War (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: FBI agent Jack Crawford is out for revenge when his partner is killed and all clues point to the mysterious assassin Rogue. But when Rogue turns up years later to take care of some unfinished business, he triggers a violent clash of rival gangs. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, presumed dead, hitman, loss of friend, fbi, tough law enforcer, criminal heroes, crime, martial arts, lone wolves, special agents, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.0
 167K
Taken 3 (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ex-government operative Bryan Mills finds his life is shattered when he's falsely accused of a murder that hits close to home. As he's pursued by a savvy police inspector, Mills employs his particular set of skills to track the real killer ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, murder, on the run, frame up, revenge, kidnapping, framed for murder, father daughter relationship, chase, parents and children, chases and races, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, europe, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Foreigner (2003)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This story is about a freelance agent (Seagal) who is the courier of a package from France to Germany. He soon finds that many people want to get their hands on it.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, assassin, martial arts, adventure, heroes, race against time, on the run, undercover, political conspiracy, government agency, deadly, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, poland, germany, warsaw poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.5
 641
Cold Steel (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Detective Johnny Modine gets his Christmas celebration spoiled with news of his father's death, which seems the work of psychopathic junkies ...
Style: tense, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, investigation, deadly, crimes, vengeance, rivalry, femme fatale, police detective, ex cop, christmas eve, car chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 6.7
 16K
F/X (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A movies special effects man is hired by a government agency to help stage the assassination of a well known gangster. When the agency double cross him, he uses his special effects to trap the gangster and the corrupt agents.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, tricky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, assassin, corruption, murder, manhunt, car chase, deception, disguise, witness protection, assassination, gangsters, mission of murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Urban Justice (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Seagal plays a man with a dark and violent past, who seeks revenge for the murder of his son.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, revenge, murder, investigation, chase, martial arts, danger, car chase, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.7
 396
Red Line (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A car thief is seen stealing, and is blackmailed into stealing more cars for someone else's profit.
Style: rough, realistic, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, danger, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, parents and children, crimes, chases and races, crime, gangsters, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.6
 434
Hit List (1989)
Genre: Thriller, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A family man (Jan-Michael Vincent) and a mob witness (Leo Rossi) hunt a mob hit man (Lance Henriksen) who has mistakenly kidnapped the family man's son.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, hitman, organized crime, mafia, crimes, missing person, investigation, disorder, rescue, vengeance, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.7
 2K
Malone (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Erstwhile C.I.A. assassin Richard Malone hopes for a tranquil retirement in the placid Pacific Northwest, but what he gets is a rumble with a right-wing extremist plotting a secret revolution. Adapted from the novel "Shotgun," by William ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, cia, undercover, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes, chase, rivalry, danger, on the run, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: oregon, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 72K
Under Siege (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This action-packed thriller takes place on the soon-to-be-decommissioned USS Missouri. Disgruntled ex-CIA operative Strannix, his assistant Krill and their group of terrorists seize the battleship with nuclear blackmail in mind. They've planned ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, mercenary, tough law enforcer, race against time, hijacking, terrorism, nuclear threat, save the day, tough heroes, law enforcement, deadly, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: battleship, pentagon, hawaii, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.4
 56K
Bullitt (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Senator Walter Chalmers is aiming to take down mob boss Pete Ross with the help of testimony from the criminal's hothead brother Johnny, who is in protective custody in San Francisco under the watch of police lieutenant Frank Bullitt. When a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, organized crime, police investigation, burglary, against the rules, gunfight, chase, witness protection, witnessing a crime, law enforcement, political corruption, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: san francisco, usa, chicago illinois, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
One Tough Bastard (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a man's wife and family are murdered, he plots revenge only to find out that the killer is under Federal protection and he must exact his own form of justice.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: murder, investigation, fbi, military, gangsters, heroes, law enforcement, basic training, deadly, military life, good versus evil, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 107K
Parker (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A thief with a unique code of professional ethics is double-crossed by his crew and left for dead. Assuming a new disguise and forming an unlikely alliance with a woman on the inside, he looks to hijack the score of the crew's latest heist.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, robbery, crimes, crime, betrayal, tough heroes, cons and scams, jewel robbery, fight scenes, thief, blood, money ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa, kentucky, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Replacement Killers (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hired assassin John Lee is asked by Chinatown crime boss Terence Wei to murder the young son of policeman Stan Zedkov. Lee has the boy in his sights, but his conscience gets the better of him, and he spares the child's life. Afraid that Wei ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, chase, police detective, on the run, attempted murder, police raid, revenge, crime, crimes, criminal's revenge, one man army ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: china, hong kong, asia, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 3K
The Hitman (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After surviving an attempt on his life by his former partner, officer Cliff Garrett (Norris) exacts revenge on those who wronged him by going undercover as a hit man. He works to gain the reputation and trust needed in order to be accepted by the ...
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, martial arts, undercover, fighting crime, one man army, undercover cop, special agents, revenge, mafia, gang, crimes, working undercover ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 42K
Stolen (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Master thief Will Montgomery is just released from the State penitentiary after serving a 10 year sentence, is contacted by Vincent, his ex comrade in crime, who is holding Will’s teenage daughter ransom in a hijacked taxi cab. Vincent will only ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, taxi driver, car chase, heist, chase, fbi, race against time, ransom, rescue, presumed dead, taxi, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Out for a Kill (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Aruba, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An unsuspecting university professor is an unwitting accomplice in a foiled Chinese cocaine deal. Wrongly imprisoned, he escapes to take his revenge and prove his innocence.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, murder, prison, martial arts, vengeance, law enforcement, gangsters, criminal's revenge, rivalry, deadly, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, asia, hong kong, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Taking of Beverly Hills (1991)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A chemical spill has caused the occupants of Beverly Hills to be forcibly evacuated. A retiring football player left behind, finds that the toxic gas emulating from the spill is a bogus front for a heist set up by fired police officers out to ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, heist, danger, race against time, chase, car chase, evacuation, on the run, hotshot hero, criminal heroes, reluctant partners, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: beverly hills, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 65K
Ninja Assassin (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ninja Assassin follows Raizo, one of the deadliest assassins in the world. Taken from the streets as a child, he was transformed into a trained killer by the Ozunu Clan, a secret society whose very existence is considered a myth. But haunted by the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, assassination, one man army, martial arts, vengeance, assassin, haunted by the past, punishment, secret movement, gang, insubordination, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: china, asia, berlin germany, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Desert Saints (2002)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kiefer Sutherland is a hard-edged hit man. Known as the world's best professional killer, Sutherland is living a life of detached solitude when he is given an assignment that pairs him up with a sultry hitchhiker (Melora Walters). Before long, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, manhunt, undercover, fbi, kidnapping, crimes, investigation, danger, deadly, rivalry, on the run, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A fearless Secret Service agent will stop at nothing to bring down the counterfeiter who killed his partner.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret service, car chase, murder, undercover, loss of friend, vengeance, police investigation, track down, anti heroes, tough law enforcer, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Detonator (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sonni Griffith, a top US Secret Agent must protect a witness as he crosses Europe.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, chases and races, save the day, gangsters, chase, rivalry, car chase, espionage, terrorism, gang, government agency, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.4
 474K
John Wick (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ex-hitman John Wick comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, one man army, vengeance, vigilante, dark hero, gangsters, criminal's revenge, professional killer, righteous rage, gunfight, lone hero, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 8K
Rapid Fire (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: College student Jake Lo is pursued by smugglers, mobsters and crooked federal agents after he witnesses a murder by a Mafia kingpin.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, police corruption, gangsters, police investigation, danger, fighting crime, tough law enforcer, machismo, murder, one against many, undercover, gang war ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, beijing china, bangkok thailand, china, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Mechanic: Resurrection (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Arthur Bishop thought he had put his murderous past behind him when his most formidable foe kidnaps the love of his life. Now he is forced to travel the globe to complete three impossible assassinations, and do what he does best, make them look like ...
Style: tense, exciting, twists and turns, surprise ending, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer, hitman, criminal's revenge, chase, murder, mechanic, shooting, gunfight, lone wolves, assassination, betrayal, blood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, sydney australia, rio de janeiro, bangkok thailand, ukraine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.4
 3K
Renegades (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Buster McHenry (Sutherland) is as an undercover agent for the police. His mission involves him in a robbery. Buster gets shot but Hank Storm (Phillips), an Indian, helps Buster. Since Hank wants a spear in the possession of the criminals that Buster ...
Style: serious, rough, suspense, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, heist, law enforcement, undercover, vengeance, gangsters, partners against crime, reluctant partners, crime, working undercover, chases and races, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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