Movies like Far Cry

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Far Cry (2008)
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Far Cry (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jack Carver, a former member of the Special Forces takes the journalist Valerie Cardinal to an Island to visit her uncle Max who is working in a Military complex on the Island. As they arrive Valerie gets captured by the minions of Doctor Krüger. After the destruction of his boat Jack finds out about the true purpose of the Facilities on the Island, which is the creation of genetic soldiers.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, heroes, chase, journalism, escapades, island, mad scientist, laboratory, investigation, soldier, crimes, isolation, race against time, ship, master villain, tropical island, rivalry, chaos and mayhem, disorder, fight, military, scientist, mercenary, assassin, journalist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle

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Most similar movies to Far Cry

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and rough films with plots about danger, escapades, heroes, chases and races, adventure, deadly and rivalry mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Far Cry: Code Red (2001), Shadowless Sword (2005), Fall of Hyperion (2008), Legendary: Tomb of the Dragon (2013), Age of Dinosaurs (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
U.S. Seals II: The Ultimate Force (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At a secret Russian nuclear missile base, an ex-U.S. SEAL member is planning to launch a missile strike on the United States, and the only way to stop him is with the best of the best. Because of a natural gas refinery leak, the newly formed team ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, commando mission, terrorism, daring rescue, race against time, heroes, master warrior, military, soldier, crimes, military base, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 4.0
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Code Red (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A psychologically disturbed solider is forced to come out of retirement to find his brother who has disappeared in the jungle but nothing can prepare him for the alien nightmare he is plunged into.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: alien encounter, soldier, rescue, adventure, missing person, escapades, military, jungle, government coverup, secret base, heroes, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
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100%
Shadowless Sword (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A Wuxia adventure out of South Korea, The Legend of the Shadowless Sword is a handsome martial arts epic by Kim Yung-jun (Flying Warriors). The film's simple story allows for exceptionally creative action sequences about every three to four ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rescue, heroic mission, adventure, rivalry, escapades, assassination, destiny, chase, hopes, heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 10th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Fall of Hyperion (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A NASA scientist discovers that a group meteorites is heading towards Earth. Along the way, they will collide with the space station Hyperion, whose 12 astronauts are trapped and inside which there is a thermonuclear heart.
Style: serious, exciting, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: disaster, space station, race against time, escapades, collision, adventure, save the day, meteorite, scientist, society, heroes, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Legendary: Tomb of the Dragon (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, China
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Travis and his team travel to China in search of what isn't supposed to exist ... their mission to capture a Cryptid which is wreaking havoc in a remote village and they need to do this before it is killed by Harker, the legendary bounty hunter.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, escapades, race against time, supernatural, dragon, creature, mission, magical creature, explorer, adventure, monster, mythical creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Age of Dinosaurs (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Using breakthrough flesh-regeneration technology, a biotech firm creates a set of living dinosaurs. But when the creatures escape their museum exhibit and terrorize Los Angeles, a former firefighter must rescue his teenage daughter from the chaos ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: dinosaur, chase, race against time, dangerous animal, chaos and mayhem, genetic engineering, genetics, parents and children, swat team, cloning, confined, disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Space Marines (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Space pirates, led by diabolical Colonel Fraser, take over a cargo ship carrying anti-matter explosive and an important official. Space marines, led by Captain Gray, must stop their evil plans.
Style: serious, exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, outer space, terrorism, space and aliens, daring rescue, crimes, heroic mission, save the day, adventure, master villain, heroes, save the world ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 534
Gale Force (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A new reality-style game show, "Treasure Hunt" has invited a cast of contestants, including a Los Angeles cop who's joined to try and make up for an earlier PR blunder, to a tropical island to hunt for a buried treasure worth ten ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, realistic
Plot: treasure hunt, island, hurricane, escapades, survival, rivalry, adventure, contests and competitions, criminal heroes, dishonesty, chaos and mayhem, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Philadelphia Experiment (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In 'The Philadelphia Experiment', a secret government research project tries reviving the World War II "Philadelphia Experiment," which was an attempt to create a cloaking device to render warships invisible. When the experiment ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, experiment gone awry, adventure, technology gone awry, government facility, disorder, chaos, death threat, invisibility, force field, plane crash, time travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Snakehead Terror (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A small town, desperate to recover from hard economic times, is under threat when voracious Snakehead fish mutate and survive previous lake chemical poisonings. The fish transform from pests to predators when human growth hormones are dumped into ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, supernatural, escapades, isolation, heroes, chaos, disorder, animal life, experiment gone awry, small town life, dangerous animal, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Dead Lands (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: New Zealand, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Hongi, a Maori chieftain’s teenage son, must avenge his father’s murder in order to bring peace and honour to the souls of his loved ones after his tribe is slaughtered through an act of treachery. Vastly outnumbered by a band of villains led by ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: heroes, against the odds, adventure, survival, vengeance, youth, rivalry, master warrior, warrior, battles, young heroes, escapades ...
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, terrorism, save the day, adventure, survival, tough heroes, undercover, race against time, heroes, daring rescue, one man army ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Maximum Velocity (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a comet passes the Earth it causes a cataclysmic storm. Only a disbanded government unit with a secret weather-manipulating weapon can try to stop it.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, rough
Plot: race against time, adventure, heroic mission, save the world, environmentalism, heroes, chaos, escapades, forces of nature, weatherman, catastrophe, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.2
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Mercury Man (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Thailand
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An ancient legend tells of two holy forces Lunar Mercury and Solar Mercury that will create an indestructible power when combined together. Usama, an international terrorist had studied the secrets of the legend and wants the power of both forces ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: superhero, super strength, adventure, good versus evil, crimes, supernatural, terrorism, save the day, undercover, escapades, rivalry, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.7
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Storm Watch (2002)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: America's best player is being pulled in to the ultimate cyber-terror. The game's mastermind has stolen his identity, put him on the FBI's Most Wanted List, and is blackmailing him to take a part in a real twisted plan of world ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: technology gone awry, computer hacker, adventure, chaos, law enforcement, journalism, dishonesty, man versus machine, race against time, computers and web, virtual reality, future dystopia ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 2.8
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Wasteland (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When a group of religious zealots destroy everything that he loves and leaves him for dead; A man embarks on a journey of revenge that will take him through all the post-apocalyptic dangers that is WASTELAND.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, futuristic
Plot: adventure, vengeance, apocalypse, vigilantism, chaos, rivalry, reincarnation, religions or cults, church, escapades, crimes, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Descent Into Darkness (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Deep in the Mariana Sea Trench, a corporate underwater mining complex has been built - an industrial Atlantis. When an accident in a dry-dock chamber kills several miners an investigator is sent to find the cause and immediately finds out that it ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, scary ...
Plot: adventure, uncover truth, investigation, life is a bitch, law enforcement, rescue, crimes, escapades, mining, submarine, graphic violence, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 751
Roar (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 123 min.
Story: After his photojournalist brother gets killed by a white tigress in the jungles of the Sundarbans, Pandit and his team of commandos enter the prohibited core area of the forest to avenge his death.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: escapades, adventure, survival, jungle, dangerous animal, track down, heroes, animal life, brother, danger, chases and races, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Screamers (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Aquatic creatures threaten the existence of a mysterious island.
Style: exciting, serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, sea monster, island, mad scientist, mutant, experiment gone awry, survival, isolation, on the run, dangerous animal, supernatural, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, terrorism, adventure, rivalry, race against time, heroic mission, heroes, crimes, confined, escapades, hijacking, bomb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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SharkMan (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Aruba, USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When he began fusing human and shark DNA, his colleagues laughed at him. Now his creation is taking his revenge, and they aren't laughing anymore.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: shark, mad scientist, island, mutant, vengeance, rivalry, heroes, escapades, supernatural, monster, disorder, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Mad Doctor of Blood Island (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A man who loves to travel, travels to an island where a mad doctor is creating zombies.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, scary ...
Plot: mad scientist, monster, murder, investigation, missing person, isolation, mad doctor, island, laboratory, chaos, animal life, mutant ...
Time: 60s
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Freezer Burn: The Invasion of Laxdale (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Disguised as executives from a Dutch Oil Company, Aliens from outer space buy a local farming company and promise to create jobs for the failing farming town. Their goal is to use crop circles to heat up the temperature of the earth and eventually ...
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, save the world, adventure, heroes, escapades, rivalry, alien encounter, disorder, misfit, alien abduction, evil alien, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Snowmageddon (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A seemingly-harmless snow globe unleashes a devastating winter storm on a peaceful mountainside community, prompting one family on a race to save their town from certain destruction. As night falls on Christmas Eve, the Miller family finds a ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: forces of nature, chaos, save the day, heroes, adventure, small town, christmas, ecological disaster, disaster, snow, escapades, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Super Cyclone (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a super cyclone threatens the entire American eastern seaboard, a lone meteorologist and a petroleum engineer must battle the elements to stop the threat.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: tornado, disaster, forces of nature, heroes, race against time, adventure, evacuation, escapades, catastrophe, chase, lava, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.2
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Dasavatharam (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Dhasavathaaram (Dus Avtar - in Hindi meaning 10 reincarnations of Lord Vishnu) has Padmashree Kamal Haasan donning 10 different roles ranging from a 12th Century priest to a genius Bio-Scientist and the President of United States. The story starts ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, exciting, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tsunami, chase, on the run, bio weapon, adventure, special agents, government agency, reincarnation, george w. bush, male female relationship, world spanning, disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 12th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 3.8
 13K
Double Dragon (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, Denmark
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set 15 years in the future in post-earthquake California, where San Diego and Los Angeles are merged into one city, two teenage brothers have half of a powerful ancient Chinese talisman. An evil gang leader named Bo Abobo has the other half, and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, futuristic, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, gang, heroes, adventure, good versus evil, superhuman powers, chase, secret identity, leadership, rivalry, race against time ...
Time: future, year 2007, 2000s, 21st century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, china, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
House of the Dead (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set on an island off the coast, a techno rave party attracts a diverse group of college coeds and a Coast Guard officer. Soon, they discover that their X-laced escapades are to be interrupted by zombies and monsters that attack them on the ground, ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, stylized, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, rave, survival, zombie, mad scientist, chaos, teenage life, brutality, party, mercilessness, murder, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: seattle, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Alone in the Dark (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Edward Carnby is a private investigator specializing in unexplainable supernatural phenomena. His cases delve into the dark corners of the world, searching for truth in the occult remnants of ancient civilizations. Now, the greatest mystery of his ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, gothic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, monster, artifact, supernatural, obsessive quest, investigation, heroic mission, mystery, paranormal, curses spells and rituals, darkness, mad scientist ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
House of the Dead 2 (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Guesta Verde University, the deranged Professor Curien is trying to bring back the dead, killing students for the experiment. There is an outbreak of zombies in the campus, and the government sends a NSA medical research team, formed by Dr. ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, soldier, military, supernatural, survival, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem, antidote, plague, apocalypse, college, chaos ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%