20 Movies Like First Blood

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Rambo: First Blood Part II

Rambo: First Blood Part II
Rambo: First Blood Part II
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 33%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 96 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 5 wins & 7 nominations total
Writer: David Morrell, Kevin Jarre, Sylvester Stallone
Actors: Sylvester Stallone, Richard Crenna, Charles Napier
Language: English, Vietnamese, Russian
Country: United States, Mexico
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“Rambo: First Blood Part II” is about John Rambo, a former Green Beret, who is sent on a mission to rescue American POWs in Vietnam. As he navigates the dangerous jungle, Rambo faces betrayal, political intrigue, and a personal quest for redemption.

Rambo III

Rambo III
Rambo III
Internet Movie Database: 5.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 41%
Metacritic: 36/100
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Runtime: 102 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 7 nominations
Writer: David Morrell, Sylvester Stallone, Sheldon Lettich
Actors: Sylvester Stallone, Richard Crenna, Marc de Jonge
Language: English, Russian
Country: United States
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“Rambo III” is an action film where John Rambo, a former Green Beret, joins forces with the Mujahideen to rescue his friend and mentor, Colonel Sam Trautman, who has been captured by the Soviet Union during the Soviet-Afghan War.”

Rambo

Rambo
Rambo
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 38%
Metacritic: 46/100
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Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 1 nomination
Writer: Art Monterastelli, Sylvester Stallone, David Morrell
Actors: Sylvester Stallone, Julie Benz, Matthew Marsden
Language: English, Burmese, Thai
Country: United States, Germany
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The Rambo movie follows the story of John Rambo, a former Green Beret and Vietnam War veteran, as he uses his combat skills to rescue a group of missionaries held captive by a brutal Burmese military regime.

Commando

Commando
Commando
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 67%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: 2 nominations
Writer: Jeph Loeb, Matthew Weisman, Steven E. de Souza
Actors: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rae Dawn Chong, Dan Hedaya
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Commando movie is about a retired Special Forces soldier who must rescue his kidnapped daughter from a ruthless dictator. He goes on a one-man mission, using his skills and strength to take down an army and save his daughter.

Predator

Predator
Predator
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 3 wins & 6 nominations total
Writer: Jim Thomas, John Thomas
Actors: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Carl Weathers, Kevin Peter Hall
Language: English, Spanish, Russian
Country: United States, Mexico
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The Predator movie is about a group of elite soldiers who find themselves being hunted by a highly advanced alien creature in a deadly game of survival.

Die Hard

Die Hard
Die Hard
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 132 min
Genre: Action, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 4 Oscars. 8 wins & 8 nominations total
Writer: Roderick Thorp, Jeb Stuart, Steven E. de Souza
Actors: Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia
Language: English, German, Italian, Japanese
Country: United States
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The Die Hard movie is about a New York cop named John McClane who finds himself trapped in a Los Angeles skyscraper during a Christmas party when a group of terrorists takes over the building, and he must single-handedly take them down and save the hostages.

The Terminator

The Terminator
The Terminator
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 100%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Awards: 8 wins & 7 nominations
Writer: James Cameron, Gale Anne Hurd, William Wisher
Actors: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Michael Biehn
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Terminator” is a science fiction action film about a cyborg assassin sent back in time to kill the mother of the future resistance leader, while a soldier from the future is also sent to protect her and prevent the rise of the machines.

Lethal Weapon

Lethal Weapon
Lethal Weapon
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 109 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 5 wins & 3 nominations total
Writer: Shane Black, Jeffrey Boam
Actors: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Gary Busey
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Lethal Weapon movie is an action-comedy franchise that follows two mismatched detectives, Riggs and Murtaugh, as they team up to solve crimes in Los Angeles. Together, they navigate dangerous situations, form an unlikely friendship, and bring justice to the city while dealing with their own personal demons.

Missing in Action

Missing in Action
Missing in Action
Internet Movie Database: 5.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 19%
Metacritic: 43/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: N/A
Writer: Arthur Silver, Larry Levinson, Steve Bing
Actors: Chuck Norris, M. Emmet Walsh, David Tress
Language: English, Vietnamese
Country: United States
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“Missing in Action” is a 1984 action film about a former prisoner of war who returns to Vietnam to rescue fellow soldiers who are still being held captive. The movie follows his quest to locate and liberate his missing comrades while facing various obstacles and adversaries along the way.

The Expendables

The Expendables
The Expendables
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 42%
Metacritic: 45/100
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Runtime: 103 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: 3 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Dave Callaham, Sylvester Stallone
Actors: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham, Jet Li
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States, Bulgaria, Spain, Germany
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The Expendables is about a group of elite mercenaries who are hired to overthrow a dictator in a small South American country. Along the way, they uncover a deeper conspiracy that puts their mission and their lives at risk.

Universal Soldier

Universal Soldier
Universal Soldier
Internet Movie Database: 6.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 34%
Metacritic: 35/100
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Runtime: 102 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Awards: N/A
Writer: Richard Rothstein, Christopher Leitch, Dean Devlin
Actors: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dolph Lundgren, Ally Walker
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Universal Soldier” is a science fiction action film about a group of genetically enhanced soldiers who are reanimated from the dead and turned into unstoppable killing machines. As two of these soldiers regain their memories and regain their humanity, they rebel against their creators and fight to regain control of their own lives.

Red Dawn

Red Dawn
Red Dawn
Internet Movie Database: 5.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 15%
Metacritic: 31/100
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Runtime: 93 min
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations
Writer: Carl Ellsworth, Jeremy Passmore, Kevin Reynolds
Actors: Chris Hemsworth, Isabel Lucas, Josh Hutcherson
Language: English, Korean
Country: United States
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“Red Dawn” is a 1984 American action film where a group of high school students in a small town defend their hometown from a Soviet invasion. The movie depicts their guerrilla warfare tactics as they fight to protect their freedom and resist the occupation.

Lone Survivor

Lone Survivor
Lone Survivor
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 60/100
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Runtime: 121 min
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 6 wins & 16 nominations total
Writer: Peter Berg, Marcus Luttrell, Patrick Robinson
Actors: Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch, Emile Hirsch
Language: English, Pashtu, Arabic
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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The Lone Survivor movie is based on the true story of a Navy SEAL team on a mission to capture or kill a notorious Taliban leader in Afghanistan. The team is ambushed and outnumbered, leading to a harrowing fight for survival against the enemy forces.

Behind Enemy Lines

Behind Enemy Lines
Behind Enemy Lines
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 37%
Metacritic: 49/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 2 nominations
Writer: Jim Thomas, John Thomas, David Veloz
Actors: Gene Hackman, Owen Wilson, Gabriel Macht
Language: English, Serbo-Croatian, Spanish, Czech
Country: United States
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“Behind Enemy Lines” is a 2001 action thriller film that follows a Navy pilot who becomes trapped behind enemy lines in war-torn Bosnia. As he evades capture and navigates dangerous territory, he must find a way to survive and make it back to safety.

Tears of the Sun

Tears of the Sun
Tears of the Sun
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 34%
Metacritic: 48/100
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Runtime: 121 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Awards: 2 nominations
Writer: Alex Lasker, Patrick Cirillo
Actors: Bruce Willis, Cole Hauser, Monica Bellucci
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Tears of the Sun” is a 2003 action war film that follows a U.S. Navy SEAL team as they embark on a dangerous mission to rescue a doctor in war-torn Nigeria and decide to help a group of refugees escape to safety, leading to a conflict between duty and humanity.

Black Hawk Down

Black Hawk Down
Black Hawk Down
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 144 min
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 11 wins & 37 nominations total
Writer: Mark Bowden, Ken Nolan
Actors: Josh Hartnett, Ewan McGregor, Tom Sizemore
Language: English, Somali, Arabic
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“Black Hawk Down” is a war film based on true events, depicting the failed US military mission in Somalia in 1993. The movie follows the harrowing struggle of American soldiers as they attempt to rescue stranded comrades during a fierce battle in Mogadishu.

The Rock

The Rock
The Rock
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 67%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 9 wins & 10 nominations total
Writer: David Weisberg, Douglas Cook, Mark Rosner
Actors: Sean Connery, Nicolas Cage, Ed Harris
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Rock” is an action thriller film about a former prisoner and a chemical weapons specialist who team up to stop a group of rogue Marines from launching a deadly attack on San Francisco using stolen nerve gas, while trying to escape the infamous Alcatraz prison.

The Hunt for Red October

The Hunt for Red October
The Hunt for Red October
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metacritic: 58/100
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Runtime: 135 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 3 wins & 8 nominations total
Writer: Tom Clancy, Larry Ferguson, Donald E. Stewart
Actors: Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn
Language: English, Russian
Country: United States
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“The Hunt for Red October” is a 1990 film based on Tom Clancy’s novel. It follows a Soviet submarine captain who attempts to defect to the United States with his advanced submarine, triggering a high-stakes chase between the superpowers.

Clear and Present Danger

Clear and Present Danger
Clear and Present Danger
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 141 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 3 wins & 11 nominations total
Writer: Tom Clancy, Donald E. Stewart, Steven Zaillian
Actors: Harrison Ford, Willem Dafoe, Anne Archer
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Clear and Present Danger” is a political thriller film about a CIA analyst who uncovers a covert operation involving drug cartels and the U.S. government, and must navigate a dangerous web of corruption to expose the truth. As he becomes a target himself, he must make difficult choices to protect his country and his own life.

The Bourne Identity

The Bourne Identity
The Bourne Identity
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 3 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: Tony Gilroy, William Blake Herron, Robert Ludlum
Actors: Franka Potente, Matt Damon, Chris Cooper
Language: English, French, German, Dutch, Italian, Yoruba
Country: United States, Germany, Czech Republic
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“The Bourne Identity” is a thrilling action film about a man who wakes up with no memory and discovers he is a highly trained assassin, as he embarks on a dangerous journey to uncover his identity while being hunted by those who want him dead.

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