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Braddock: Missing in Action III (1988)
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Braddock: Missing in Action III (1988)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Colonel James Braddock is told that his Asian wife and 12-year-old son are still alive in Communist Vietnam, he mounts a one-man assault to free them. Armed with the latest high-tech firepower, Braddock fights his way into the heart of the country and ends up battling his way out with several dozen abused Amerasian children in tow! Struggling to keep them alive while outmaneuvering a sadistic Vietnamese officer, Braddock ignites the jungle in a blazing cross-country race for freedom.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, surprise ending, suspense, psychotronic, intense, bloody, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: orphanage, vietnam veteran, rescue mission, danger, military, daring rescue, tough heroes, vengeance, war, escapades, heroes, against the odds, clergy, chases and races, confined, rivalry, chase, death, brutality, kung fu, violence, martial arts, vietnam war, betrayal, redemption ...
Time: 80s, year 1975
Place: vietnam, asia, cambodia, thailand, saigon, washington d.c., bangkok thailand

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, rough and realistic films with plots about pistol, danger, violence, murder, machine gun, gunfight and battle mostly in Action, Thriller and War genres. Some movies like Braddock: Missing in Action III: Uncommon Valor (1983), The Last American Soldier (1988), Black Tigers (1978), Soldier Boyz (1995), Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Missing in Action 2: The Beginning (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Prequel to the first Missing In Action, set in the early 1980s it shows the capture of Colonel Braddock during the Vietnam war in the 1970s, and his captivity with other American POWs in a brutal prison camp, and his plans to escape.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, jungle, revenge, torture, survival, soldier, martial arts, escape, military, one man army, danger, burned alive ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: vietnam, asia, washington d.c.
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Missing in Action (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: American servicemen are still being held captive in Vietnam and it's up to one man to bring them home in this blistering, fast-paced action/adventure starring martial arts superstar Chuck Norris.Following a daring escape from a Vietnamese POW ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful ...
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Plot: vietnam war, jungle, martial arts, one man army, adventure, master warrior, war, prison, soldier, army investigation, daring rescue, rescue ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, asia, thailand, saigon, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Uncommon Valor (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of Vietnam War veterans re-unite to rescue one of their own left behind and taken prisoner by the Vietnamese...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, jungle, military, prison, vietnam veteran, soldier, rescue, war, adventure, anti heroes, survival, master warrior ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, asia, texas, bangkok thailand, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Last American Soldier (1988)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jungle action from the glorious period of Rambo ripoffs.
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: impalement, mission, shot in the leg, mixed martial arts, mercenary, fictional war, tree, sunglasses, kicked in the face, one against many, bag over head, machismo ...
Place: vietnam, soviet union, thailand, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Black Tigers (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The former leader of a commando rescue attempt into Vietnam tries to discover why his squad members are being murdered, one-by-one, after the war is over.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, politics, danger, on the run, rescue, political corruption, vengeance, heroes, rivalry, state affairs, against the odds, lone wolves ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, paris france, washington d.c., california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Soldier Boyz (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of prisoners are going to Vietnam to rescue the daughter of a V-I.P. The Ones who survive get their freedom back...but hell awaits them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, prison, soldier, survival, terrorism, kidnapping, military, rivalry, missing person, prison life, confined, adventure ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: vietnam, asia, usa, los angeles, california
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Duration: 96 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 92 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, surprise ending ...
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Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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