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Con Express (2002)
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Con Express (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A hotheaded Alaskan customs agent (Sean Patrick Flannery) unwillingly teams up with a coldhearted but beautiful Soviet agent (Ursula Karven) to capture a rogue Russian general (Arnold Vosloo), selling a shipment of deadly nerve gas. Tensions and passions spin out of control after two agents are left for dead and they must combine forces to survive. They have one chance laft to take out the General and destroy the "Apocalypse in a can" nerve agent, both speeding toward freedom on a runaway mountain train. Unexpected twists and terrifying turns along the way put everyone on a collision course for explosive action, pulse-pounding thrill and a devastating betrayal of trust.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, adventure, crimes, hostages, hostage, danger, prison, politics, terrorism, partners, manhunt, one man army, chases and races, escapades, deadly, rivalry, state affairs, espionage, confined, good versus evil, track down, fugitives, race against time, undercover, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, alaska

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Most similar movies to Con Express

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about danger, crimes, chases and races, terrorism, deadly, rivalry and heroes mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Con Express: Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (2002), Tunnel (2002), Counterstrike (2002), Black Dawn (2005), The Peacekeeper (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Rick Jeffries is the head of a group of elite soldiers who swim into action, doing the dirty jobs no else can or wants to do. They are in pursuit of a world traveling terrorist known only as Casper, and have the difficult job of bringing him ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic mission, rivalry, adventure, undercover, race against time, terrorism, deadly, hijacking, danger, crimes, chases and races, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, frogman
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.6
 259
Tunnel (2002)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An ex-SAS agent and a thief battle for their lives as air runs out in a maze of abandoned mine tunnels while they're searching for $200 million in stolen diamonds.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, save the day, adventure, bounty hunter, one man army, danger, crime gone awry, rivalry, chases and races, escapades, crimes, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 4.4
 545
Counterstrike (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Secret Service agent and his brother, a reckless ATF agent, try to stop a group of extreme right-wing U.S. military mercenaries, led by a fanatic Taiwanese vixen, who hijack the Queen Mary 2 ocean liner with the U.S. and Chinese presidents on ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, adventure, daring rescue, rescue, one man army, special agents, undercover, rivalry, race against time, deadly, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 3.8
 3K
Black Dawn (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jonathan Cold returns, this time he goes Undercover to stop a group of Terrorists before they bomb Los Angeles.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, chase, secret agents, martial arts, one man army, race against time, nuclear bomb, car chase, law enforcement, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, amsterdam, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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The Peacekeeper (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a terrorist group steals the US President's personal communications computer for launching the US arsenal in case of war, only a heroic Major has the key to prevent a Presidential assassination or a nuclear holocaust.
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, nuclear threat, race against time, chase, one man army, tough heroes, secret agents, hostage, danger, heroic mission, crimes, daring rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c., chicago illinois, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 2.5
 363
Lethal (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A sexy and lethal female mercenary takes on an international syndicate of weapons smugglers run by the Russian Mafia.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, adventure, save the day, secret agents, confined, government agency, law enforcement, dishonesty, one man army, espionage, danger, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Diplomatic Siege (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Steve Mitchell is clandestinely sent to the US embassy in Bucharest, Romania to disarm a nuclear bomb that has secretly remained in the building since the end of the Cold War, little does he know that other problems will soon erupt. He must ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, heroic mission, politics, rescue, danger, crimes, hostages, save the day, race against time, deadly, one man army ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, europe, balkan, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 3.1
 494
Hour of Valor (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Presidential candidate running against the Vice-President plans a trip to the Balkans to negotiate the release of American servicemen being held hostage. Before he leaves, he receives a disk documenting evidence that the Vice-President has been ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, one man army, state affairs, political conspiracy, law enforcement, deadly, danger, save the day, confined, secret agents, undercover, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., france
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 4.5
 169
The Zone (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Former Gulf War hero Rowdy Welles is framed for murder by unscrupulous CIA boss Dick Althorp. As his price of freedom, Welles is ordered to undertake a deadly mission to destroy a nuclear processing plant in a foreign nation, owned by dangerous ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, secret agents, conspiracy, rivalry, hostage, undercover, danger, good versus evil, manhunt, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 4.9
 2K
The Defender (2004)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The global war on terror rages on. When a government official goes missing, Lance, a man with an impressive record of service to his country, finds himself protecting the man who embodies everything he has dedicated his life to fight against.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, daring rescue, state affairs, danger, one man army, chases and races, save the day, tough heroes, law enforcement, conspiracy, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 1990s
Place: romania, europe, washington d.c., new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Operation Delta Force 3: Clear Target (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The anti-terrorist team Delta Force destroys a billion dollar cocaine stash, to the extreme displeasure of drug cartel leader Umberto Salvatore. To retaliate, he hijacks a stealth submarine and threatens to unleash a biological weapon with the power ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: satellite, martial arts, hijacking, submarine, confined, terrorism, race against time, vengeance, rivalry, soldier, adventure, secret agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 3.5
 663
Asker (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When deadly anthrax missiles are stolen by a militia, ATF agent Ethan Carter (Dean Cain) must go undercover and join the group to save the country from disaster.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, hostage, working undercover, espionage, rebelliousness, secret agents, save the day, heroes, leadership, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.2
 302
Hijack (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A prestigious senator and the passengers on board a train are kidnapped by a militia group.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, terrorism, martial arts, hijacking, chases and races, deadly, danger, race against time, law enforcement, confined, heroes, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.5
 706
Christmas Rush (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the season of giving, the department took his badge. Criminals took his wife. Now, one cop is taking matters into his own hands
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, save the day, race against time, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, master criminal, disorder, deadly, partners, crime gone awry, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly, terrorism, woman in danger, on the run, special agents, adventure, undercover, gang, save the day, survival, rivalry, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.1
 4K
Shadow Man (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An intelligence operative discovers that no one is what they seem in the shadowy world of espionage.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, espionage, martial arts, tough heroes, undercover, adventure, save the day, one man army, rivalry, terrorism, race against time, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, romania, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.1
 323
Death Train (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is supposed to guard a shipment of diamonds being sent by rail. But a man robs the train and kills the men guarding the diamonds. The robbers derail the train and hope to get away with their crime. The robbers get caught in Mexico and are sent ...
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, train, one man army, save the day, on the run, tough heroes, danger, undercover, race against time, hostages, hostage, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.0
 608
Submerged (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Navy SEALs launch a rescue mission after terrorists plunge a jet carrying a missile-launching computer into the sea.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, heroic mission, daring rescue, heroes, rivalry, race against time, gang, crimes, escapades, save the day, confined ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 4.5
 931
Sharpshooter (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An assassin working for the CIA decides to take one final job before quitting only to find out that he is the target of his CIA boss.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, assassin, betrayal, cia, conspiracy, on the run, save the day, danger, manhunt, special agents, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Crash Point Zero (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a plane carrying a legendary and recently found death ray machine from Siberia to Canada is hijacked and crashes in the remote mountains of Alaska, only a fearless government agent (Treat Williams) will risk his life to save the world. A modern ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, confined, adventure, save the day, terrorism, survival, danger, race against time, deadly, undercover, one man army, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.2
 369
Detonator (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former FBI agent must stop a crazy man from blowing up bombs.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, one man army, save the day, race against time, terrorism, law enforcement, master criminal, deadly, danger, vengeance, crimes, special agents ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.7
 421
Trick (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: Poland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Kidnappers demand six million in ransom, but the United Nations does not negotiate with terrorist. One of the best counterfeiters is serving a lengthy prison term and the agent who arrested him needs his help.
Style: semi serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: prison, crimes, politics, manhunt, dishonesty, terrorism, confined, state affairs, chases and races, kidnapping, forgery, money ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.9
 299
Shakedown (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Los Angeles a deadly plague called the 'Pandora' virus is stolen from a high-security installation...
Style: futuristic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, hijacking, plague, virus, fbi, one man army, save the day, secret agents, danger, government agency, law enforcement, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Crazy Girls Undercover (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The film is about a group of Las Vegas sexy showgirls who are undercover agents working with a former C.I.A. agent (Robertson) to stop a terrorist attack.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, terrorism, race against time, danger, deadly, rivalry, save the day, murder, escapades, bomb, hunt down, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, nevada, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.7
 677
Connors' War (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: They'll never see him coming... It's Personal. It's War. A blinded ex special agent is given his sight back by a special serum in order for him to stop a nuke that's hidden somewhere in the city. Things are just starting to ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, chases and races, secret agents, tough heroes, terrorism, manhunt, race against time, undercover, state affairs, vengeance, deadly, government agency ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Flight of Fury (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: John, is sent in to recover a stolen Stealth Bomber. His trusty sidekick Rojar and John's ever faithful Jessica, fight the rebel forces of Banansistan, led by the vivacious Ellianna.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, bomber, pilot, betrayal, chases and races, espionage, terrorism, soldier, crimes, secret agents, adventure, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.1
 253
Border Lost (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Over five thousand people illegally cross the border each day. There are areas where crime is at its highest, where criminals prey upon these defenseless groups. An elite task force is put together with high expectations of solving this problem that ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: illegal immigration, partners against crime, danger, partners, government agency, heroes, escapades, immigrants, deadly, desert, daring rescue, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.4
 390
Plato's Run (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hired to rescue escaped inmates, a Florida man is framed for a Cuban gangster's assassination.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, assassination, frame up, adventure, special agents, danger, assassination attempt, on the run, buddies, government agency, deadly, political conspiracy ...
Time: 90s
Place: cuba, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.2
 591
Air Rage (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a Marine Colonel orders his men to massacre a village they were sent to rescue some hostages but when they found them dead they decide to get some payback. Upon returning to the States the Colonel would be court-martialed and made a plea ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: airplane, save the day, daring rescue, tough heroes, one man army, government agency, deadly, terrorism, hostage, rivalry, danger, hostages ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.8
 1K
Typhoon (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: South Korea
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Myung-sin, who has become a pirate, lives with hatred in his heart and endures the hardships, seeks revenge on the two nations, North and South Korea, using nuclear waste that has the devastating power of plutonium. Se-jong, a South Korean naval ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, politics, heroes, secret agents, vengeance, undercover, heroic mission, save the day, rivalry, crimes, losing-it hero, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, russia, southeast asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%