Movies like Derailed

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Derailed
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Aruba, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: NATO operative Jacques Kristoff (Jean-Claude Van Damme) is summoned into action—on his birthday, no less—to track down Galina Konstantin (Laura Harring), who has stolen an extremely valuable and dangerous top-secret container from the Slovakian Government. Finding Galina doesn't take long, and Jacques must wrap up the mission by returning Galina and the contraband to his superiors by train. Things seem to be going smoothly as Jacques and Galina board the train posing as a couple, but soon all hell breaks loose.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, awful, absurd, entertaining, sexy, twist ending, clever, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, adventure, virus, government agency, martial arts, hostages, betrayal, clones, one man army, violence, death, car chase, fight scenes, secret agents, mentor, race against time, espionage, weapons, rescue, dialogue, terrorism, train explosion, natural disaster, save the day, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, hong kong
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128 min.
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Under Siege 2: Dark Territory
Genre: Action, Thriller
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Duration: 100 min.
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Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, entertaining ...
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Duration: 107 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
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Firestorm
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Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Hard Target
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Story: When a woman's father goes missing, she enlist a local to aid in her search. The pair soon discover that her father has died at the hands of a wealthy sportsman who hunts homeless men as a form of recreation.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
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    User:   79%
 
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    User:   51%
 
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    User:   59%
 
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    User:   63%
 
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Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, serious, suspense ...
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    User:   54%
 
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 17K
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    User:   57%
 
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    User:   40%
 
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   53%
 
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Country: Aruba, Hong Kong, USA
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    User:   38%
 
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Patriot Games
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When CIA Analyst Jack Ryan interferes with an IRA assassination, a renegade faction targets Jack and his family as revenge.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, assassination, assassin, cia, spy, revenge, espionage, chase, irish, conspiracy, violence, ira ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: ireland, usa, london, north africa, new england ...
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System:   42%
    User:   37%
 
Executive Decision
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Country: USA
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Story: Terrorists hijack a 747 inbound to Washington D.C., demanding the the release of their imprisoned leader. Intelligence expert David Grant (Kurt Russell) suspects another reason and he is soon the reluctant member of a special assault team that is ...
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Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, stylized ...
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Taken 3
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Country: France, USA, Spain
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Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, europe, santa monica california ...
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System:   40%
    User:   40%
 
Fire Down Below
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Martial arts star Steven Seagal stars in this action drama as Jack Taggart, an undercover agent working for the Environmental Protection Agency. When an EPA representative is murdered in a small Appalachian community, Taggart is sent in -- posing as ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
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    User:   33%
 
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
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Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, sincere ...
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Place: alaska, usa
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System:   37%
    User:   30%
 
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A store clerk and an ice cream truck driver are thrown together when a dying scientist entrusts them with a deadly chemical kept in ice. This chemical will kill every living thing once it melts. They have to take the chemical codenamed ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
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Genre: Action, Thriller
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Duration: 124 min.
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Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, bleak ...
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    User:   35%
 
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Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Belgium, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A former agent of the CIA and his estranged daughter go on the run after his employers target them for assassination.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   35%
    User:   41%
 
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Broken Arrow
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When rogue stealth-fighter pilot Vic Deakins deliberately drops off the radar while on maneuvers, the Air Force ends up with two stolen nuclear warheads -- and Deakins's co-pilot, Riley Hale, is the military's only hope for getting them ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, utah, hong kong, mine
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System:   34%
    User:   35%
 

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