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Diplomatic Siege (1999)
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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 join Erica Long, a diplomatic attaché who is not all that she appears, to work together on setting the correct computer code that will disable the weapon and accomplish the mission. But while watching video monitors from inside a long-forgotten surveillance room, Steve witnesses a surprising deadly takeover of the building by the Serbian Liberation Front.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, politics, government agency, hostages, one man army, secret agents, special agents, race against time, rescue, save the day, heroic mission, hijacking, chases and races, confined, crimes, danger, deadly, heroes, rivalry, state affairs, undercover, leadership, escapades, law enforcement, chaos ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, europe, bucharest

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about terrorism, danger, chases and races, rivalry, heroes, race against time and crimes mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Diplomatic Siege: Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying (1999), The Zone (1995), Heaven's Fire (1999), Judgment Day (1999), Counterstrike (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Turbulence 2: Fear of Flying (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A passenger of a hijacked airliner who happens to be an airplane engineer works to deactivate a chemical weapons bomb after the hijackers kill the pilot and threaten to kill all the passengers on the plane.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, hijacking, one man army, daring rescue, adventure, rescue, save the day, forces of nature, tough heroes, danger, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.0
 163
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: good versus evil, hostages, one man army, secret agents, adventure, special agents, espionage, manhunt, race against time, save the day, terrorism, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 4.3
 295
Heaven's Fire (1999)
Genre: Thriller, Action
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Terrorists seize a building with intent to blow it up. However, one of the men trapped in the building is an ex-treasury agent, who just happens to be there with his wife and children in a tour group. Having to fight the terrorists and fires that ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, fire, hostages, one man army, crime, tower, secret agents, save the day, heist, hijacking, confined, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 4.6
 966
Judgment Day (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This sci-fi thriller finds the world in imminent danger when a collision in outer space sends huge pieces of interstellar debris on a path headed straight for Earth. A scientist has designed a system that would stop the largest meteor fragments from ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, hostages, master criminal, one man army, special agents, daring rescue, race against time, rescue, save the day, save the world, apocalypse ...
Time: 90s
Place: south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Operation Delta Force 2: Mayday (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A ship captained by the father (Dale Dye) of the leader (Michael McGrady) of Delta Force is taken hostage by terrorists. As might be expected the force is sent in to stop them.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, hostage, cruise ship, exploding helicopter, terrorist, admiral, captain, ship, government agency, adventure, hostages, one man army ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.4
 529
Counterstrike (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller, Drama
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, government agency, martial arts, adventure, hostages, one man army, secret agents, daring rescue, espionage, race against time, rescue, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.1
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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, serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, martial arts, terrorism, hostages, race against time, kidnapping, save the day, hijacking, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
On Dangerous Ground (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Vusi Madlazi returns to the South African village he left as a young boy (he was organizing against apartheid, and left in fear of his life) to bury his father. He meets up with his brother Ernest, who tells him their other brother Stephen ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, politics, government agency, crime, secret agents, special agents, assassination attempt, espionage, political conspiracy, political intrigue, working undercover, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, england, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bomber, pilot, terrorist, betrayal, government agency, one man army, secret agents, adventure, daring rescue, espionage, race against time, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 2.8
 458
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, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, terrorism, hijacking, hostages, secret agents, adventure, special agents, witnessing a crime, daring rescue, race against time, save the day, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Strategic Command (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rick Harding is a former Marines officer, now working in the FBI as a chemical weapons designer. While packing up for the night, a group of armed soldiers led by wanted criminal Carlos Gruber, break into the FBI research lab. They steal large ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, gulf war, airplane, hostages, one man army, daring rescue, race against time, save the day, terrorism, tough heroes, chases and races, confined ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Operation Delta Force (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands, South Africa
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A team of military experts and scientists go after a terrorist group that has seized a deadly virus and is threatening to release it.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, virus, terrorist group, soldier, terrorism, hostages, one man army, secret agents, adventure, daring rescue, race against time, save the day ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, south africa, pentagon, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.1
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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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, cia, espionage, kidnapping, government agency, hostages, adventure, master criminal, one man army, secret agents, race against time, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, romania, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 2.7
 257
Firehead (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a Russian cyborg with telekinetic powers terrorizes a city, an elite government agency intervenes. Col. Vaughn convinces "regular guy" chemist, Warren Hart, to team up with a beautiful blonde agent to capture the menace. But Warren ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: telekinesis, government agency, master villain, secret agents, special agents, adventure, supernatural ability, espionage, good versus evil, on the run, race against time, save the day ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Pandora Project (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A CIA agent has to stop a former associate who has stolen a weapon which kills people without harming buildings, all before he is to get married in a few days.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master villain, special agents, race against time, save the day, chases and races, danger, heroes, undercover, track down, escapades, rivalry, fellow agent ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.5
 874
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, assassination, assassin, betrayal, government agency, adventure, secret agents, special agents, manhunt, on the run, race against time, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.8
 567
Final Approach (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: FBI hostage rescue team leader Jack Bender has been sacked for not being a team player, and months later he finds himself in the ultimate hostage nightmare: stuck aboard a plane that's been taken over by a group of well-armed terrorists who ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, hostages, master criminal, one man army, daring rescue, race against time, rescue, save the day, terrorism, hijacking, kidnapping, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.1
 1K
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, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, daring rescue, undercover, one man army, danger, save the day, state affairs, tough heroes, chases and races, law enforcement, undercover agent, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: romania, europe, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Homeland Security (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Admiral McKee (Tom Skerritt) is retired, when following the events of 9/11 he receives a call from the White House informing him that his commander in chief requires him to serve his country once again. Shortly after this he is sworn into office as ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, cia, september 11 2001, politics, government agency, head of state, special agents, race against time, save the day, heroic mission, danger, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
CIA II: Target Alexa (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Movie Info When a top secret nuclear guidance system is stolen by an ex-CIA operative looking to sell the deadly device to the top bidder, it's up to a determined CIA agent and the international terrorist who he has vowed to capture to team up ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, cia, government agency, secret agents, espionage, terrorism, working undercover, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, realistic, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, master criminal, adventure, master villain, secret agents, special agents, witnessing a crime, espionage, on the run, race against time, save the day, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.0
 901
Hangmen (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rob Greene has information about an undercover terror team inside the CIA led by Joe Connelly. To stay alive with the knowledge, he is advised to stay undercover by his supervisor Andrews. Connelly's men try to kill Greene, but he can escape ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, government agency, master criminal, one man army, secret agents, special agents, tough law enforcer, assassination attempt, espionage, race against time, save the day, tough heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.7
 867
First Daughter (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A female Secret Service agent goes against protocol to save the U.S. president from an assassination attempt. She is reassigned to protect the president's daughter, which she considers a demotion. When the first daughter is kidnapped during a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, government agency, wilderness, hostages, adventure, one man army, secret agents, assassination attempt, daring rescue, save the day, political conspiracy ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Marksman (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chechen rebels take over a Russian nuclear plant and it's up to a mysterious agent(Snipes) to stop them.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: helicopter, terrorism, soldier, military, government agency, hostages, adventure, one man army, secret agents, special agents, daring rescue, espionage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.3
 3K
Detonator (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Croatia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a renegade Russian general sends a nuclear bomb hurtling toward the Middle East aboard a hijacked train, special agents are dispatched to disarm the deadly device. Ten tons of steel and one ounce of hot plutonium are now riding roughshod ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, scientist, soviet, mercenary, terrorism, hijacking, fugitives, hostages, one man army, adventure, secret agents, daring rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, russia, iran, middle east, munich germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.5
 251
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, criminal heroes, bounty hunter, hostages, unlikely partners, adventure, crime gone awry, race against time, hijacking, chases and races, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Escape Under Pressure (2000)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A luxury cruise liner is requisitioned by the Greek government in an attempt to give safe passage to national treasures worth millions of pounds. The liner is attacked by an art collector who finds out about the plan. During the hijack the liner ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, one man army, college, ship, race against time, adventure, treasure hunt, ocean or sea, heroic mission, hijacking, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.3
 361
Detonator (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Action
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former FBI agent must stop a crazy man from blowing up bombs.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, one man army, special agents, race against time, save the day, terrorism, crimes, danger, deadly, heroes, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 2.6
 586
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, daring rescue, ocean or sea, airplane, save the day, heroic mission, hijacking, tough heroes, danger, escapades, heroes, gang ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, adventure, chases and races, danger, deadly, heroes, race against time, heroic mission, hijacking, tough heroes, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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