Movies like Break of Dawn

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Break of Dawn (2002)
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Break of Dawn (2002)
Original name: Entre chiens et loups
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story of two ex-legionnaires in a mission of political assasination in Romania. A candid portrayal of the human side of assassins.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: friendship, bank robber, assassination, scapegoat, chase, dying, murder, terminal illness, camaraderie, release from prison, sniper, money, assassin, death, mercenary, burglar, gun, suicide attempt, politician, french, gunfight, leukemia, father son relationship, car chase, prisoner ...
Place: eastern europe, bucharest

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Most similar movies to Break of Dawn

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, captivating, tense and exciting films with plots about murder, danger, revenge, crimes, chase, gunfight and friendship mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Break of Dawn: The Last Ride (2004), Manhattan Chase (2000), The Ballad of Lefty Brown (2017), Thandavam (2002), Semper Fi (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Last Ride (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After thirty years in prison, ex-con Ronnie recruits his grandson to exact revenge on Darryl, the cop who put him behind bars. Standing in their way is Ronnie's son, whom Darryl raised.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, car chase, chase, crimes, ex convict, rivalry, law enforcement, parents and children, release from prison, street racing, murder, danger ...
Time: contemporary, year 1970
Place: usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Manhattan Chase (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After six years as a guest of the state, mob hit man Jason Reed wants nothing more than to get an honest job and spend time with his young son, Tommy. He is not ten steps outside of the prison before being greeted by Keither, an old crony anxious to ...
Style: realistic, suspense, serious, tense
Plot: kidnapping, ex convict, fight, drug deal, drugs, father son relationship, murder, release from prison, father son reunion, policewoman, crooked cop, martial arts ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
The Ballad of Lefty Brown (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Aging sidekick Lefty Brown has ridden with Eddie Johnson his entire life. But when a rustler kills Eddie, Lefty is forced from his partner’s shadow and must confront the ugly realities of frontier justice.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic, exciting, tense ...
Plot: old west, revenge, friendship, husband wife relationship, u.s. marshal, justice, storytelling, governor, murder, unlikely hero, hostage, pursuit ...
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 2.9
 273
Thandavam (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Story: Thandavam movie tells about the love and bond between the brothers Kashi Nathan (Mohanlal) and SwamiNathan(Nedumudi Venu) and it takes a turn when Saminathan is killed in an accident.Kashinathan realises Dasappa Kaundar(Manoj K Jayan) and minister ...
Style: serious, suspense, tense, exciting
Plot: blackmail, politician, murder, revenge, death of brother, heroes, brother brother relationship, crooked politician, fight, corrupt politician, anti capitalism, businessman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Semper Fi (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Cal is a dedicated cop who also serves as a sergeant in the Marine Corps Reserve. When his reckless half brother lands in jail for accidentally killing a man, Cal and his buddies hatch a plan to break him out of prison -- no matter what the cost.
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, danger, life is a bitch, murder, crimes, dishonesty, adaptation, brutality, violence, friendship, ambition, society ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Deep Dark Canyon (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bloom Towne is a small-town sheriff under the thumb of the well-established, deeply influential Mayor Dick Cavanaugh's family. When Bloom's two teenage sons, Nate and Skylar accidentally shoot and kill Dick during a deer-hunt, Bloom's ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: manhunt, chase, on the run, parents and children, small town, graphic violence, in the woods, crimes, murder, revenge, brother brother relationship, escape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.1
 17K
64 Squares (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 'Wazir' is a tale of two unlikely friends, a wheelchair-bound chess grandmaster and a brave ATS officer. Brought together by grief and a strange twist of fate, the two men decide to help each other win the biggest games of their lives. But ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: chess, friendship, murder, race against time, police, father daughter relationship, revenge, gunfight, husband wife relationship, pistol, shot to death, blood ...
Place: kashmir
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The City Is Mine (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man coming home after serving time in the penitentiary finds his city in control by local thugs, stops at nothing to gain sole control of a city he feels is rightfully his.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gang, criminal's revenge, rivalry, drug dealing, crimes, gangsters, urban ghetto, ego clash, buddies, love, prison ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Bad Day for the Cut (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A middle-aged Irish farmer, who still lives at home with his mother, sets off on a mission of revenge when the old lady is murdered.
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating
Plot: revenge, murder, farmer, death of mother, crimes, chase, danger, gunfight, track down, shotgun, prostitute
Time: 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
To Love and Die (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A fun-loving 30-something (Shiri Appleby) with abandonment issues becomes convinced that her dating problems will be resolved if she can only track down the father she never knew. When she finds him (Tim Matheson), she discovers that he's an ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, suspense, tense, exciting ...
Plot: hitman, family relations, danger, crimes, parents and children, father daughter reunion, female protagonist, murder, rivalry, friendship, escapades, female killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Assassination (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Assassination is set in Korea and Shanghai in the 1930's during the Japanese occupation. The government resistance assigns a secret commando group with killing collaborators.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense
Plot: japanese occupation, assassination, hitman, revenge, resistance, nationalism, ambush, friendship, betrayal, father daughter relationship, impersonation, japanese occupation of korea ...
Time: 1930s
Place: korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.8
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Santana (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: South Africa, Angola
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two brothers — one a narcotics agent and the other a general — finally discover the identity of the drug lord who murdered their parents decades ago. They may kill each other before capturing the bad guys.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, exciting
Plot: drug lord, revenge, brother brother relationship, brother vs brother, crimes, police officer, justice, rivalry, price of justice, bad guy, danger, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.3
 4K
The 2nd (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Secret-service agent Vic Davis is on his way to pick up his estranged son, Sean, from his college campus when he finds himself in the middle of a high-stakes terrorist operation. His son's friend Erin Walton, the daughter of Supreme Court ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Plot: secret agents, danger, fight, rescue, chase, kidnapping, murder, gunfight, group of criminals, human trafficking, forced into action, vengeance ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.5
 57
Noon Sunday (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Guam, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two mercenaries are hired to commit a political assassination.
Style: rough, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: assassination, island, dishonesty, heroes, intrigue, danger, crimes, deadly, rivalry, leadership, female mercenary, mercenary ...
Time: 70s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.3
 545
Honor (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a world where street gangs collide with the law, neighborhood friends, Raymond and Gabriel, must decide which side of the battle to join. This will be the ultimate fight - the one for power, family, and HONOR.
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: streetfighting, gang, crimes, friendship, urban ghetto life, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, showdown, organized crime, underground tournament, gang war, underground fighting ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.5
 72
Street Wars (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young man takes over as the head of a crack dealing outfit after his brother, the gang's leader, is murdered.
Plot: street gang, assassination, revenge, brothers, murder, machine gun, glider, transsexual, muslim, aviation
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.5
 1K
Narasimham (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Poovalli Induchoodan (Mohanlal) is sentenced for six years prison life for murdering his classmate. Induchoodan, the only son of Justice Maranchery Karunakara Menon (Thilakan) was framed in the case by Manapally Madhavan Nambiar (Narayanan Nair) and ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious, touching
Plot: ex convict, revenge, murder, lawyer, fight, police, false accusation, release from prison, frame up, feud, framed for murder, wrongful imprisonment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Circle of Pain (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following a fighting accident, Dalton Hunt retired from the world of MMA at the top. Unable to outrun his guilt, he lost his family, his title, and his way. But when a crooked promoter lures him back into a fight against the current undefeated ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mixed martial arts, friendship, forced into action, rivalry, contests and competitions, athlete's life, ambition, athlete and trainer, martial arts, cage fighting, sport, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 5.7
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Antigang (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: France, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A french police unit that try to stop a group of criminals.
Style: tense, suspense, rough
Plot: police, shooting, criminal, burglar, killings, partnership, kiss, gunshot, injury, robbery, fight, car chase
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Asian Connection (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two American expatriates, Jack and Sam, unwittingly steal a drug lord's money when they rob a series of banks in Southeast Asia and become the target of the gang's vengeance.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Plot: drug lord, bank robber, vengeance, street shootout, car chase, murder, violence, organized crime, police shootout, accidental killing, attempted murder, foot chase ...
Place: bangkok thailand, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Serena and the Ratts (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After years of killing for a man only known as "The Boss", Serena is burnt out. When she is hired for one final job, she teams up with an underground renegade group to stop her replacement from executing the assassination.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: hitman, assassin, renegade, time travel, danger, crimes, murder, assassination, inventions and discoveries, scientist, gun, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Survive the Night (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A disgraced doctor and his family are held hostage at their home by criminals on the run, when a robbery-gone-awry requires them to seek immediate medical attention.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: home invasion, doctor, brother brother relationship, robbery, surgery, accidental killing, gas station, car chase, hostage situation, organized crime, rescue, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Ek: The Power of One (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Mumbai-based Nandkumar Sharma is a high-priced hit-man. He is paid a princely 1.5 Crore Rupees to injure Anna Mhatre, so that the later can get enough 'sympathy' votes to get him elected as the next Chief Minister, but ends up killing him. ...
Style: suspense, contemplative, captivating, exciting
Plot: professional killer, investigation, breaking the fourth wall, murder, hitman, one against many, one man army, murder investigation, chase, betrayal, assassination, morgue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Moving Target (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Don "The Dragon" Wilson stars in this action drama as a tourist who, through no fault of his own, finds himself on the run from a gang of terrorists, international espionage agents, and the police. Accused of a murder he didn't ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: murder, terrorism, fight, terrorist, revenge, gunfight, kickboxing, tough guy, one against many, manhunt, kung fu, semiautomatic pistol ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.5
 31K
Shooter (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Bob Lee Swagger is an expert marksman living in exile who is coaxed back into action after learning of a plot to kill the president. Based on the best-selling Bob Lee Swagger novel by Stephen Hunter, Point of Impact, and the 2007 Paramount film ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, tense
Plot: sniper, assassination, soldier, conspiracy, betrayal, agent, military, police, shooter, family, fbi, veteran ...
Place: afghanistan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Leather Jackets (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Claudia, a girl who gets around, finally lands her dream man in Mickey. However, Mickey's friend Dobbs spoils their nuptial plans when the thugs of a Vietnamese gangster that he has robbed, come looking for him. In order to save Dobbs, Mickey ...
Style: psychological, realistic, suspense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: love triangle, gang, gangsters, vengeance, on the run, drug dealing, heist, friendship, crimes, rivalry, crime, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Burning Sands (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Deep into Hell Week, a favored pledgee is torn between honoring his code of silence or standing up against the intensifying violence of underground hazing.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: university, danger, crimes, youth, society, friendship, brotherhood, disorder, murder, hopes, greed, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
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Commitment (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The son of a North Korean spy decides to follow in his father's footsteps to protect his little sister. After his father’s botched espionage mission, North Korean Myung-hoon and his young sister Hye-in are sent to a labor prison camp. In ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: secret agents, spy, hitman, track down, danger, undercover, espionage, deadly, assassin, secret mission, murder, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seoul, asia, korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.9
 9K
Proud Mary (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mary is a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: female assassin, female killer, gangsters, guilt, revenge, organized crime, gangster, murder, car chase, betrayal, little boy, brutality ...
Time: 2010s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 462
Certain Fury (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During a shooting in court young prostitute Scarlet manages to flee. In a state of confusion, the black Tracy, who was arrested for a minor delict, follows her. When she decides to leave Scarlett, an accident makes it impossible. So they're ...
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, tense
Plot: chase, on the run, mistaken identity, running from police, shoot out, gunfight, courthouse, police officer killed, reluctant partners, pursuit, nothing goes right, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%