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The list contains the best, new and most relevant tough heroes movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful and stylized films and TV shows about / with tough heroes, heroes, rivalry, violence, danger, crimes, chases and races, gunfight, chase and vengeance plots mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
TOP 10 movies tagged as tough heroes: Banshee (2013), Crank (2006), Transporter: The Series (2012), Sword of Vengeance (2015), Safe (2012), Hell on Wheels (2011), G.I. Jane (1997), Falcon Rising (2014), Homefront (2013), Special Forces (2011).
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24: Live Another Day
Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA
46 min.
 8.4
Hell on Wheels
Drama, Western
Canada, UK
42 min.
 8.3
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The Bronx Bull
Biography, Drama, Sport
USA
94 min.
 5.0
Sword of Vengeance
Action
UK
87 min.
 4.4

List of tough heroes movies

 8.4
 72K
Banshee
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Banshee is an American drama television series set in a small town in Pennsylvania Amish country and features an enigmatic ex-con posing as a murdered sheriff who imposes his own brand of justice while also cooking up plans that serve his own ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough heroes, sheriff, crime, crimes, impostor, confrontation, cons and scams, strong sexual content, small town, uncle niece relationship, female nudity, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pennsylvania
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 7.0
 216K
Crank
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Professional assassin Chev Chelios learns his rival has injected him with a poison that will kill him if his heart rate drops.
Style: semi serious, dark humor, exciting, intense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, tough heroes, assassin, car chase, gory, gangsters, race against time, crime, fight scenes, lone hero, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Transporter: The Series
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Canada, France, USA, Germany
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Transporter: The Series is an English-language French-Canadian action-adventure television series, spun off from the Transporter film series created by Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen. It is co-produced by the French Atlantique Productions and the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, tough heroes, delivery, driving, martial arts, rivalry, crimes, danger, security, transporter, vigilante, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, italy
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Sword of Vengeance
Genre: Action
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Returning to his homeland after years of slavery, a Norman prince seeks revenge on his father's murderer – his ruthless uncle, Earl Durant. Gaining the trust of a band of exiled farmers, he leads them into battle against Durant, exploiting ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough heroes, good versus evil, battles, medieval, master warrior, gory, vengeance, danger, deadly, revenge, sword, war ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
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 6.5
 93K
Safe
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a former elite agent rescues a 12-year-old Chinese girl who's been abducted, they find themselves in the middle of a standoff between Triads, the Russian Mafia and high-level corrupt New York City politicians and police.
Style: exciting, entertaining, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: protector, mafia, gangsters, gunfight, organized crime, police corruption, revenge, kidnapping, lone wolves, martial arts, chase, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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 8.3
 43K
Hell on Wheels
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Hell on Wheels tells the epic story of post-Civil War America, focusing on Cullen Bohannon, a Confederate soldier who sets out to exact revenge on the Union soldiers who killed his wife. His journey takes him west to Hell on Wheels, a dangerous, ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, lone wolves, haunted by the past, tough heroes, slavery, courage, vengeance, train, native americans, shooting, blood, brutality ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
Place: usa
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 5.9
 67K
G.I. Jane
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A female Senator succeeds in enrolling a woman into Combined Reconnaissance Team training where everyone expects her to fail.
Style: rough, suspense, bleak, suspenseful, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: military, female soldier, strong female lead, courage, fighting the system, tough heroes, army, sexism, feminism, military base, strong female character, female protagonist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: israel, middle east, libya
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Falcon Rising
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Chapman is an ex-marine in Brazil's slums, battling the yakuza outfit who attacked his sister and left her for dead.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, tough heroes, chases and races, master warrior, vengeance, danger, gangsters, marine, track down, urban ghetto, rage, shooting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
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 6.5
 95K
Homefront
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Phil Broker is a former DEA agent who has gone through a crisis after his action against a biker gang went horribly wrong and it cost the life of his boss' son. He is recently widowed and is left with a 9-years-old daughter,Maddy. He decides to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs, drug dealer, ex law enforcer, father daughter relationship, martial arts, crimes, gunfight, tough heroes, undercover cop, crime, small town, single father ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
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 6.4
 16K
Special Forces
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Afghanistan. War correspondent Elsa Casanova is taken hostage by the Taliban. Faced with her imminent execution, a Special Forces unit is dispatched to free her. In some of the world’s most breathtaking yet hostile landscapes, a relentless pursuit ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, daring rescue, danger, tough heroes, survival, adventure, military, journalist, heroic mission, woman in danger, confined, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: afghanistan, pakistan
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24: Live Another Day
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Jack Bauer comes out of hiding in London to head off a massive terrorist attack while being hunted down by American forces dispatched by President James Heller.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, save the day, tough heroes, life risking, characters in danger, hacker, cia, on the run, treason, counter terrorism, off the grid, shooting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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 4.8
 6K
7 Seconds
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When an experienced thief accidentally makes off with a Van Gogh, his partner is kidnapped by gangsters in pursuit of the painting, forcing the criminal to hatch a rescue plan.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crime gone awry, tough heroes, chases and races, one man army, dishonesty, chase, heist, rivalry, kidnapping, daring rescue, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bucharest, romania
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Last Action Hero
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Danny is obsessed with a fictional movie character action hero Jack Slater. When a magical ticket transports him into Jack's latest adventure, Danny finds himself in a world where movie magic and reality collide. Now it's up to Danny to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, surreal, offbeat, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, magic, chase, violence, tough heroes, car chase, parody, death, gunfight, good versus evil, escapades, fight scenes ...
Time: 90s, 80s, year 1993, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new york, manhattan new york city
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Gunmen of Rio Grande
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Wyatt Earp comes to a small town, Rio Bravo, to help the woman saloon owner against the town villain and to save a mine owner from robbery.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: old west, tough heroes, small town, crimes, heroes, danger, violence, street shootout, horse, pistol, arizona territory, miner ...
Place: arizona
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Singh Saab the Great
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A common man fights corruption and injustice.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: tough heroes, heroes, one man army, village, bollywood, rivalry, redemption, leader, impalement, tough guy, stick fight, loss of wife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
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A Bullet for Sandoval
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After his girlfriend dies in childbirth, Confederate deserter John Warner (George Hilton) travels to Mexico, where the woman's father, Don Pedro Sandoval (Ernest Borgnine), grudgingly hands over his child. But with no locals willing to provide ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: tough heroes, crimes, rivalry, adventure, babies and infants, gang, soldier, on the run, vengeance, destiny, plague, battles ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america
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40 Guns to Apache Pass
Genre: Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Apaches are on the warpath and the Army must defend them. Murphy's mission is to get a shipment of rifles, but it's stolen by greedy white traders with the help of mutinous soldiers
Style: serious, rough, realistic, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough heroes, adventure, american civil war, escapades, military, war, rivalry, soldier, arms dealing, apache, rifle, rescue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
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Maximum Conviction
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When former black ops operative Tom Steele and his partner Manning are assigned to decommission an old prison, they must oversee the arrival of two mysterious female prisoners. Before long, an elite force of mercenaries assault the prison in search ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, tough heroes, confined, prison, danger, heroes, chase, master warrior, rescue, on the run, chases and races, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, oregon
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 7.2
 667
7 Grandmasters
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An aged Kung Fu practitioner travels across China, challenging the best Grandmaster from each province to prove his mastery of martial arts. Meanwhile is a plot developing behind his back.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, tough heroes, heroes, rivalry, contests and competitions, aging, heroic mission, ambition, retiring, kung fu classic, challenge, teacher student relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: china
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Thunder in Paradise
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Thunder in Paradise was a one-hour action-adventure TV series from the creators of Baywatch, which starred Hulk Hogan, Chris Lemmon, and Carol Alt. This first-run syndicated TV series originally premiered as a straight-to-video feature film in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: tough heroes, chase, adventure, resort, fighting crime, beach, rescue, ocean or sea, save the day, chases and races, crimes, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida, usa
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 4.7
 1K
Rain Fall
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A hit man looks to protect the daughter of one of his victims against CIA assassins.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough heroes, crimes, danger, crime, hitman, rivalry, chases and races, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, police officer, journalist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia, new york, usa
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 6.7
 126K
The Running Man
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: By 2017, the global economy has collapsed and American society has become a totalitarian police state, censoring all cultural activity. The government pacifies the populace by broadcasting a number of game shows in which convicted criminals fight ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, prison, murder, vengeance, prison escape, violence, television, brutality, motorcycle, corruption, survival, reality tv ...
Time: future, 80s, near future, 20th century, 2010s ...
Place: california, los angeles
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 6.9
 8K
Chisum
Genre: Biography, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Cattle baron John Chisum joins forces with Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett to fight the Lincoln County land war.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, harsh ...
Audience: kids
Plot: gunfight, revenge, tough heroes, murder, greed, old west, vengeance, mentor, rivalry, violence, bounty hunter, chase ...
Time: 19th century, 80s, 1870s
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico, texas, california ...
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Guns of Diablo
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bronson and Russell are up against some bad guys who run the town to which the pair have gone for supplies. Bronson runs into an old girl friend, Oliver, who is now married to his enemy Merlin. Bronson had long ago broken Merlin's arm, and now ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough heroes, small town, good versus evil, adventure, crimes, rivalry, criminal's revenge, gangsters, partners against crime, fighting crime, friendship, lovers reunited ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
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Max Havoc: Ring of Fire
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Max, having forsaken his life as a former world kick-boxing champion to redefine himself as a world class photographer, is on his way to photograph top tennis star and athlete Suzy Blaine. While on assignment, Max uncovers a crime ring and relies on ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: martial arts, tough heroes, crime, crimes, heroes, resort, rivalry, gang, gangsters, orphan, uninhibited rivalry, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa
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Crank: High Voltage
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Chelios faces a Chinese mobster who has stolen his nearly indestructible heart and replaced it with a battery-powered ticker that requires regular jolts of electricity to keep working.
Style: stylized, rough, semi serious, exciting, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, gangsters, violence, gore, tough heroes, drugs/alcohol, gunfight, blood, crime, violent, pornography, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, tokyo
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Give 'em Hell Malone
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A tough as nails private investigator (Malone) squares off with gangsters and their thugs to protect a valuable secret. Malone goes through hell to protect the information but he dishes some hell as well...
Style: semi serious, twists and turns, rough, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, tough heroes, crime, crimes, danger, femme fatale, deadly, hitman, private detective, chases and races, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Last Ottoman: Knockout Ali
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After the First World War, the Allies occupy Istanbul. The protagonist, Yandim Ali is a rogue, discharged from the navy, who doesn't believe that the country can be saved, until he meets Mustafa Kemal (Ataturk), who plans to start a resistance ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: tough heroes, heroes, rebellion, adventure, rebelliousness, political unrest, revolution, danger, escapades, state affairs, ex military, occupation ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey, ottoman empire
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Ashoka the Great
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: In India, about 260 BC in the Empire of Magadha, the Prince Asoka (Shah Rukh Khan) survives to many betrayals of his brothers, leaded by the evil Susima (Ajit Kumar), who wants to kill him to inherit the throne. His mothers orders Asoka to leave ...
Style: epic, stylized, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: bollywood, romance, redemption, betrayal, dancing, tough heroes, indians, storytelling, violence, emperor, deadly, destiny ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: india, asia
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 7.8
 501K
Drive
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Hollywood stunt performer who moonlights as a wheelman for criminals discovers that a contract has been put on him after a heist gone wrong.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, tense, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, car chase, violence, heist, existentialism, organized crime, crime gone awry, neo noir, brutality, revenge, vengeance, gangster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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