Movies like Firefight

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Firefight (2003)
 4.1
 261
Firefight (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Desperate to save his family's restaurant from the bank, a fireman starts a forest fire in order to rob an armoured vehicle. Dropping the money in a burning forest, he and his crew race to find it before it turns to ash, only to discover that a dangerous gang is after the loot too.
Plot: thief, heist, firefighter, motorcycle, forest, truck, restaurant, security guard, robbery, helicopter, debt, smoking, explosion, roadblock, helicopter pilot, burned alive, walkie talkie, bag of money, heist gone wrong, tied up, financial problem, cigar smoking, tracking device, bulletproof vest, shot in the leg ...

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thief movies
2085
heist movies
2057
motorcycle movies
2686
forest movies
3312
truck movies
1996
restaurant movies
3974

Most similar movies to Firefight

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and exciting films with plots about murder, explosion, gun, violence, gunfight, pistol and helicopter mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Firefight: The Loners (1972), The Tube (2005), Live Wire 2: Human Timebomb (1995), First Response (2015), Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.0
 102
The Loners (1972)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: On his motorcycle Stein, a half-blood Indian, tries to stay out of the hands of the police, who are chasing him for accidentally killing a cop. Together with his friend Alan and a beautiful but desperate girl Stein will get involved in a robbery and ...
Plot: police, robbery, explosion, motorcycle, biker, car accident, false accusation, on the run, native american
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.0
 80
The Tube (2005)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Austria, Germany, Slovakia, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: truck, heroine, fire, explosion, fire extinguisher, hospital, death of daughter, fire hose, truck driver, tunnel, lawyer, fire truck ...
Place: alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Live Wire 2: Human Timebomb (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A computer chip turns an FBI agent into a lethal weapon.
Plot: machine gun, fistfight, helicopter, hand to hand combat, martial arts, motorcycle, fbi, gunfight, sexploitation, street shootout, fbi agent
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.7
 690
First Response (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A gunman forces a paramedic to drive an ambulance, while his partner treats the man's injured brother.
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: wounded, wound, paramedic, hostage, robbery, blood, ambulance, medicine, burglar, criminal heroes, escapades, planning ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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2317
helicopter movies
2728
debt movies
822
smoking movies
1129
Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young boy finds himself pursued by two assassins in the Montana wilderness with a survival expert determined to protecting him - and a forest fire threatening to consume them all. Download : ...
Style: captivating, suspense
Plot: murder witness, forest fire, female protagonist, assassin, murder, wilderness, child in peril, firefighter, survival, witness, strong female character, child witness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Sweet Virginia (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A former rodeo champ befriends a young man with a propensity for violence.
Style: neo noir, tense, suspense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: robbery, murder, neo-noir, death, rodeo cowboy, home invasion, rodeo, small town, stranger, family business, breaking and entering, psychopath ...
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.6
 141
Sudden Death (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Ed Neilson's entire family is viciously murdered, he pleads with retired CIA operative Duke Smith (Robert Conrad) to investigate. He refuses, but relents after Neilson too meets an explosive death. Deception, international intrigue and a ...
Style: cult film
Plot: explosion, helicopter, man in bathtub, killer, fistfight, car bomb, fortune, shooting gallery, murder, man in swimsuit, karate, exploding car ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Deadly Surveillance (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A detective investigates a series of murders that he begins to suspect are being committed by a woman involved in prostitution and narcotics trafficking.
Style: tense, captivating, twists and turns, psychological, suspense
Plot: stalking, accused of murder, apartment, drugs, hiding, murder, investigation, crimes, danger, serial killer, suspicion, police detective ...
Place: usa, montreal, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Loyal Opposition (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a terrorist surfaces, the Chairman of the Joint Chief urges the President for military response. However, the President prefers to try negotiating. So, the General takes the President prisoner and launches an offensive of his own. And the Vice ...
Plot: nuclear bomb, bomb, airplane, u.s. vice president, vice president, treason, white house, politics, female protagonist, held at gunpoint, general, senator ...
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.6
 6K
The Tower (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 121 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve at Tower Sky, an ultra-luxurious building complex, a White Christmas party is held to dazzle its equally high-end tenants and VIP guests. Dae-ho, the manager of the building and single father, is forced to cancel plans with his ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, fire, firemen, skyscraper, rescue, danger, survival, helicopter, explosion, panic, catastrophe, self sacrifice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seoul, asia, korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.4
 265
Fire! (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The sheer terror and unearthly beauty of a raging forest fire is breathlessly captured in this compelling Irwin Allen production boasting a big-name cast and enough blazing special effects to turn night into day. Involved are a lumber mill owner ...
Style: disaster movie, psychotronic
Plot: forest fire, helicopter crash, escape, fire, helicopter, arson, explosion, husband wife relationship, prisoner, firefighting, school trip, firefighter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.5
 53K
Chaos (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two cops, a rookie and a grizzled vet, pursue an accomplished bank robber.
Style: exciting, surprise ending, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, heist, bank robbery, police detective, investigation, police investigation, crime, crimes, gangsters, law enforcement, hostages, robbery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.0
 17K
American Heist (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Luxembourg
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two brothers, both with troubled paths, find themselves in the middle of one last bank job.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, ambiguous ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank, sibling relationship, crime gone awry, going straight, disorder, haunted by the past, hopes, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.2
 2K
Detention (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A heroic high school teacher leads a band of students trapped in school by violent drug-runners.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: high school, hostage, ex soldier, survival, hostages, confined, one man army, teachers and students, danger, master warrior, dedicated educator, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.3
 476
Bullies (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the peaceful Morris family move to a small town and buy the town grocery store, they run afoul of the Cullen family. The Cullen's have been bullying the town's folk for years, and now they are harassing the Morris family every chance ...
Style: rough, psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, murder, burned alive, farm, revenge, rape, sadism, forest, redneck, torture, heroes, youth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Precious Cargo (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a botched heist, Eddie a murderous crime boss, hunts down the seductive thief Karen who failed him. In order to win back Eddie’s trust, Karen recruits her ex-lover and premier thief Jack to steal a cargo of rare precious gems. But when the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, humorous, surprise ending ...
Plot: heist, diamond, crime boss, betrayal, danger, thief, heist gone wrong, assassination attempt, diamonds, gang, gunfight, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
 3K
Run (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While conveying a Porsche from L.A. to Atlantic City, student Charlie has to make a stop due to engine trouble. Mistaken as rich, he's invited to a big poker game -- and wins big time. However Denny Halloran, son of a mighty mobster, is a bad ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: on the run, chase, police corruption, gambling, fugitives, gangsters, crimes, crime, murder, captivity, college, on the road ...
Time: 90s, 80s, future
Place: boston, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Tough and Deadly (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A private eye helps an amnesiac CIA agent elude mobsters who don't want him to regain his memory of their drug operation.
Style: neo noir, cult film, buddy movie
Plot: amnesia, cia, home invasion, on the run, explosion, truck, escape, stabbed in the throat, attempted murder, shotgun, beaten to death, cowboy hat ...
Place: langley virginia, washington d.c., los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 6.2
 477
Shikkar (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Story: The story of Shikkar takes place at Chittazha, a mountainous terrain where bamboo reeds flourish. After much wandering from place to place, Balraman (Mohanlal) a lorry driver has finally settled down with his daughter (Ananya) at Chittazha. Peace ...
Plot: revenge, forest, daughter, police officer, truck, hunting, police, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.6
 2K
Earthstorm (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A massive asteroid impact on the moon begins causing storms on earth due to the sudden changes in ocean tides. But when further examination is conducted it's discovered that the moon's structure is now entirely unstable -- threatening all ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space travel, moon, race against time, space and aliens, adventure, danger, apocalypse, ocean, chaos, ocean or sea, save the world, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: houston texas, baltimore, boston, florida, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 35K
Heist (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Joe Moore has a job he loves. He's a thief. His job goes sour when he gets caught on security camera tape. His fence, Bergman reneges on the money he's owed, and his wife may be betraying him with the fence's young lieutenant. Moore ...
Style: twists and turns, neo noir, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gold, mastermind, cons and scams, gang, jewelry, money, crimes, crime, blackmail, one last job, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Collateral Damage (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Firefighter Gordon Brewer is plunged into the complex and dangerous world of international terrorism after he loses his wife and child in a bombing credited to Claudio 'The Wolf' Perrini.
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, fbi, explosion, revenge, investigation, profanity, vigilantism, crimes, danger, deadly, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, 2000s
Place: colombia, los angeles, washington d.c., latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Cradle 2 the Grave (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Gang leader Tony pulls off a major diamond heist with his crew, but cop-turned-criminal Ling knows who has the loot and responds by kidnapping Tony's daughter and holding her for ransom. Unfortunately, Tony's lost the diamonds as well. As ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, robbery, criminal's revenge, daring rescue, race against time, vengeance, danger, confined, unlikely partners, heist, helicopter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: san francisco, los angeles, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 4.5
 848
No Contest (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A beauty contest turns into a hostage situation, when the Miss Galaxy competition is taken over by a gang, demanding a ransom of diamonds. Sharon, a kick-boxing actress, is the host of the show, and the thorn in the terrorists side.
Style: exciting, sexy, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, martial arts, hostage, terrorist, race against time, danger, swat team, kidnapping, beauty pageant, showdown, swimming pool, one woman army ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Contract Killers (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A CIA assassin attempts to break out of the contract killing business to try to lead a normal life. But when "the system" tracks her down and frames her for the death of her husband, she embarks on a path of revenge that leads her back ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, swat team, frame up, hitman, rivalry, starting over, deadly, assassination, danger, undercover, assassination attempt, government agency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: langley virginia, west indies
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Pathar Ke Insan (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Story: Two sisters, Asha and Lata, want to be successful singers and dancers, but a competition drives their rivalry to tragic consequences.
Plot: forest, grief, suicide, secret, inheritance, police officer killed, flashback, revenge, explosion, doctor, truck, insanity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.3
 9K
Rapid Fire (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: College student Jake Lo is pursued by smugglers, mobsters and crooked federal agents after he witnesses a murder by a Mafia kingpin.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, police corruption, gangsters, police investigation, fighting crime, danger, tough law enforcer, machismo, murder, undercover, gang war, male female relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, los angeles, usa, china, bangkok thailand ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.2
 5K
Recoil (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A cop turns vigilante after his family is murdered, exacting vengeance on the killers - and then on all criminals who have slipped through the system.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, gang, death of wife, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, tough heroes, murder, gangster, organized crime, gangsters, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, year 2009, 2000s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Fourth Angel (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Workaholic reporter, Jack Elgin takes his family on a working trip to India, but their aircraft is hijacked in Cyprus by a previously-unknown terrorist movement, and his wife and daughter are among the slaughtered. With western governments ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, vigilantism, vengeance, terrorist, fbi, special agents, survival, rivalry, save the day, race against time, deadly, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, london, england, cyprus, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.9
 1K
Sabotage (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Former special services agent plays an intricate game of chess involving several federal agencies. Queen takes pawn.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, disturbing, captivating, tense ...
Plot: mercenary, fbi, betrayal, hostage, martial arts, gunfight, sniper, bodyguard, conspiracy, false accusation, fistfight, traitor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%