Movies like Downdraft

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Downdraft (1996)
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Downdraft (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Only Special Forces agent Jack Slater and his computer programming sidekick can save the world from Armageddon when the supercomputer masterminding America's nuclear initiatives goes berserk with power and decides to launch the missiles.
Plot: bunker, atomic bomb, nuclear threat, swat team, agent, computer, armageddon, missile

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, surprise ending and rough films with plots about danger, murder, violence, blood, heroes, race against time and gun mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Drama genres. Some movies like Downdraft: Fatal Conflict (2000), Last Stand (2000), Lethal Target (1999), Elysium (2013), The Face of Jizo (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Fatal Conflict (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Czech Republic, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a lawless futuristic society, a rebel must prevent a tandem of renegades from destroying Los Angeles. An ex-star pilot is forced to stop a mad criminal and his gang after they've hi-jacked a huge space freighter with the intent of crashing ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, race against time, heroic mission, survival, psychopath, heroes, vengeance, escapades, confined, deadly, danger, crimes ...
Time: future, 90s, 2020s
Place: los angeles
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95%
 3.8
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Last Stand (2000)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A small band of desperate freedom fighters must topple a vicious dictator before he destroys mankind's last hope.
Style: rough, serious, tense, suspense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, save the world, heroes, soldier, race against time, heroic mission, future dystopia, apocalypse, terrorism, gang, danger, undercover ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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48%
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Lethal Target (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 92 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, serious, exciting, scary
Plot: space and aliens, heroes, danger, rivalry, supernatural, evil alien, gays and lesbians, escapades, adventure, imaginary, alien encounter, scratch ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 420K
Elysium (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the year 2159, two classes of people exist: the very wealthy who live on a pristine man-made space station called Elysium, and the rest, who live on an overpopulated, ruined Earth. Secretary Rhodes (Jodie Foster), a hard line government ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, bleak, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, cyberpunk, space station, cyborgs, outer space, distopia, class conflict, politics, race against time, radiation, society, dystopic future ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: los angeles, usa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Face of Jizo (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on a play by Hisashi Inoue, it focuses on the sufferings of the survivors of Hiroshima. The film takes place during 4 days in the summer of 1948, as the ghost of her father visits Mitsué (Rié Miyama). He had somehow learned that she has ...
Plot: atomic bomb, father daughter relationship, war
Place: hiroshima japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Darkdrive (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set in some distant future, one man must restore order when a mainframe system crashes in a virtual reality prison where computers control the inmates thoughts.
Style: futuristic, surprise ending
Plot: computer, virtual reality, electrocution, female nudity, helicopter, shot in the forehead, virtual world, see you in hell, simulation, night vision goggles, russian roulette, crotch grab ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.4
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Y2K (1999)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: It's millennium eve. At the stroke of midnight the Y2K computer bug kicks in, causing widespread chaos in the US.
Plot: evacuation, computer, catastrophe, nuclear power plant
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Xtro II: The Second Encounter (1991)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Scientists at a secret underground complex have found a way to travel to another dimension. Three dimension-travellers are the first to go through the gate - but are soon attacked by something that interrupts the communication with Earth. This ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parallel world, slime, alien, monster, creature, scientist, giant creature, evil alien, alien monster, computers and web, cons and scams, alien encounter ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 4.6
 850
Cyclone (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Rick has developed the ultimate motorcycle, the Cyclone. It is a $5 million bike equipped with rocket launchers and laser guns. Rick meets his fate and it is up to his girlfriend Teri to keep the Cyclone from falling into the wrong hands. Teri can ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, undercover, danger, chases and races, intrigue, crimes, rivalry, woman in danger, profanity, graphic violence, motorcycle chase, espionage ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.1
 324K
Snowpiercer (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea, Czech Republic
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, futuristic, allegory, rough ...
Plot: future dystopia, rebellion, revolution, post apocalypse, survival, social differences, train, resistance, society, snow, distopia, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2030s, year 2014, near future ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Death Dances (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Deadly dance tournament is carried out in the city survived after nuclear apocalypse. Energy is extracted from the loser for the city to survive. A young guy from the street is forced to take part in the tournament and falls in love with girl who ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, dark, bleak
Plot: dancing, tournament, ruins, struggle for survival, energy, love, distopia, fear of death, police station, bunker
Place: moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The London Connection (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A missing formula, a defecting Eastern European scientist kidnapped on his arrival in London, car chases, foot chases, air chases, British secret service and a couple of American tourist caught in the middle.
Plot: agent, jewel theft, balloon, motorcycle chase, james bond spoof, boat chase, espionage, formula, secret plan, child spy, energy, kidnapping ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 52K
Soldier (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sergeant Todd is a veteran soldier for an elite group of the armed forces. After being defeated by a new breed of genetically engineered soldiers, he is dumped on a waste planet and left for dead. He soon interacts with a group of crash survivors ...
Style: futuristic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genetic engineering, alien planet, military, soldier, space travel, battles, presumed dead, one man army, heroes, rescue, distopia, survival ...
Time: future, year 1996
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.8
 11K
Occupation (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A small group of town residents have to band together after a devastating ground invasion. As they struggle to survive, they realize they must stay one step ahead of their attackers, and work together for a chance to strike back.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, surprise ending
Plot: alien invasion, rebellion, human versus alien, alien, heroism, destruction, danger, rescue, military, alien race, alien technology, chaos ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.1
 215
Probable Cause (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A series of cop murders plagues the city. The remaining officers on the force are increasingly worried as the deaths increase with no leads. As the department's finest must solve the case before the killer strikes again.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, sexual harassment, police detective, murder, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, investigation, crime, rivalry, crimes, repressed memory ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.6
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Paradox (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of scientists are experimenting with time travel, and they manage to send one of their group ahead in time one hour. But when he comes back, he tells them that they’ll all be dead within the next hour unless they shut the machine down.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending
Plot: time travel, warning, time paradox, experiment, danger, scientist, deadly, politics, throat slitting, falling to death, agent, scooter ...
Time: year 2007
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Chained Heat II (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An American tourist lands in a Slavic prison run by a twisted woman and the U.S. ambassador.
Style: rough, sexual, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: prison, sexual abuse, false accusation, exploitation, sexploitation, escape, injustice, transvestism, prison life, captivity, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: czech republic, europe, prague, prague czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Rage of the Innocents (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young warrior bands with a small group of rebels to wage a guerilla war in order to rescue his love and save his people from certain death.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: female nudity, lesbianism, lesbian, lesbian sex, white panties, menage a trois, girl in panties, thong panties, panties, fictional war, red panties, women's prison ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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A Brooklyn State of Mind (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Al Stanco has lived all of his life in Brooklyn and does some work for the local crime lord, Danny Parente. New to the neighbourhood is Gabriela, a filmmaker shooting a documentary on the real Brooklyn. Al and Gabriela become friendly but the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: hitman, tough heroes, graphic violence, sexual content, profanity, conspiracy, parents and children, fall in love, working undercover, friendship, murder, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Johnny Mnemonic (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A data courier, literally carrying a data package inside his head, must deliver it before he dies from the burden or is killed by the Yakuza. In a dystopian 2021, Johnny (Keanu Reeves) is a data trafficker who has an implant that allows him to ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, future dystopia, hacker, computers and web, computer cracker, danger, heroic mission, race against time, technophobia, computer genius, society, a.i. ...
Time: future, 2020s, 2000s, near future, 21st century
Place: beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Termination Man (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a Serbian terrorist blackmails NATO and the U.N. with a deadly nerve gas, a covert squad is the Free World's last hope. Led by Dylan Pope they must "terminate" the threat before it terminates them!
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), un, terrorism, poison gas, traitor, roadblock, female nudity, sex, terrorist, agent
Place: bosnia, serbia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Patient Zero (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After an unprecedented global pandemic has turned the majority of humankind into violent "Infected," a man gifted with the ability to speak the Infected's new language leads the last survivors on a hunt for Patient Zero and a cure.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, rough, surprise ending ...
Plot: pandemic, infected, patient, bunker, end of the world, infection, virus, zombie, science, survival, professor, transformation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Dragon Fire (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Los Angeles 2050 A.D. Crime. Drugs. Violence. Rape. The City of Angels has descended into chaos. Street fighter Dominic La Banca seeks to avenge his brother's death in this lawless city. To find the killer, he must enter the deadly underworld ...
Plot: gang, gang leader, earth viewed from space, space shuttle, underground tournament, future dystopia, kickboxing, revenge, female nudity, sex, beefcake martial arts, martial arts tournament ...
Time: 2030s, future, near future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Survivalist (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An atomic bomb falls in Siberia and the USA is blamed.
Style: cult film
Plot: death of family, motorcycle gang, murder, vigilante, national guard, chaos, biker gang, hospital, nuclear bomb, survivalist, military dictatorship, united states of america ...
Place: usa, united states, siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.1
 1K
Heatseeker (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A kickboxing champion is forced to fight cyborgs in a tournament when the company kidnaps his fiancee.
Plot: cyborgs, martial arts, cage fighting, misogyny, speedo, beefcake martial arts, boxer shorts, butt naked, nudity (full frontal - brief), androids, buttocks, homoerotic fight ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Black Mask 2: City of Masks (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Black Mask must stop a group intent on setting off a DNA bomb that could cause mutations to the human race.
Style: stylized, serious, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, secret identity, heroic mission, superhuman powers, good versus evil, fighting crime, adventure, deadly, save the day, rivalry, danger ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Operation Sandman (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the heat of an American desert, Captain Jean Farrell arrives at a secret military installation, run by the enigmatic Doctor Harlan Jessup. Jessup is conducting 'Operation Sandman', an experiment involving a group of soldiers who have ...
Plot: grenade, experimental drug, sleep deprivation, hallucination, soldier, doctor, experiment, explosion
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Painkiller Jane (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jane, a young soldier, is exposed to a biochemical weapon that endows her with self-healing powers. She uses her abilities to fight crime while eluding the military.
Plot: crime fighter, female protagonist, vigilante, marine, superhero, superheroine
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.1
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WarGames (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: High School student David Lightman (Matthew Broderick) has a talent for hacking. But while trying to hack into a computer system to play unreleased video games, he unwittingly taps into the Defense Department's war computer and initiates a ...
Style: clever, suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: hacker, computer cracker, cold war, nuclear threat, computer genius, chess, nuclear, computer, danger, race against time, faked death, network ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, paris france, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.3
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Time Runner (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the alien invasion of 2022, one man flees through a wormhole to 1992, where attempt after attempt is made to catch and kill him.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, soldier, changing the past or future, danger, wormhole, imaginary, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, rescue, one man army, survival ...
Time: future, 90s, year 1992, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%