Movies like Firewall

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Firewall (2006)
 5.8
 59K
Firewall (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: State-of-the-art security system creator, Jack Stanfield has cemented his reputation as a man who's thought of everything. But when a criminal finds a way into Jack's personal life, everything Jack holds dear is suddenly at stake.
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, serious, intense, sexy, bad ending, entertaining, splatter, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, suspense, rescue, family in danger, robbery, blackmail, computer, hostage, heist, surveillance, bank robbery, hacking, graphic violence, home invasion, bank, murder, computer hacker, natural disaster, kidnapped, thief, dog, car chase, hacker, catastrophe, spy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington state, usa, seattle, seattle washington

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Most similar movies to Firewall

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, realistic, serious and suspenseful films with plots about gun, betrayal, dialogue, chase, mentor, catastrophe and suspense mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Firewall: Stolen (2012), Trespass (2011), Ransom (1996), Hostage (2005), Trapped (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.5
 46K
Stolen (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Master thief Will Montgomery is just released from the State penitentiary after serving a 10 year sentence, is contacted by Vincent, his ex comrade in crime, who is holding Will’s teenage daughter ransom in a hijacked taxi cab. Vincent will only ...
Style: exciting, intense, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: kidnapping, fbi, heist, father daughter relationship, robbery, chase, car chase, violence, thief, rescue, greed, ex convict ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.3
 44K
Trespass (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Kyle (Nicolas Cage) and Sarah Miller (Nicole Kidman) have it all: a huge gated house on the water, fancy cars, and the potential for romance in their relationship. He's just back from a business trip (he brokers diamonds) and their teen ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, intense, sexy, bad ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: home invasion, betrayal, family in danger, husband wife relationship, hostage, suspense, robbery, dysfunctional family, kidnapping, dishonesty, parents and children, infidelity ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 131K
Ransom (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When a rich man's son is kidnapped, he cooperates with the police at first but then tries a unique tactic against the criminals.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, kids
Plot: suspense, kidnapping, hostage, child abduction, gangsters, ransom, reward, child in peril, police corruption, revenge, twists and turns, rescue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, new york, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 112K
Hostage (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When a mafia accountant is taken hostage on his beat, a police officer – wracked by guilt from a prior stint as a negotiator – must negotiate the standoff, even as his own family is held captive by the mob.
Style: suspenseful, tense, intense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, home invasion, hostage negotiator, twists and turns, organized crime, swat team, suspense, one man army, police investigation, fbi, hostage situation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.1
 25K
Trapped (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When their daughter is kidnapped by experienced nappers (Bacon and Love), the Jennings' (Theron and Townsend) turn the tables on this seemingly foolproof plan.
Style: suspenseful, sexy, scary, clever, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: kidnapping, asthma, hostage, suspense, ransom, twists and turns, psychopath, blackmail, brutality, chase, betrayal, marriage ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco, new orleans, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Clear and Present Danger (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, political, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, conspiracy, cia, espionage, politics, sniper, president, suspense, drug cartel, assassination, violence, drugs ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: colombia, usa, washington d.c., langley virginia, panama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 103K
Cellular (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man receives an emergency phone call on his cell phone from an older woman. She claims to have been kidnapped – and the kidnappers have targeted her husband and child next.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, sexy, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: kidnapping, race against time, cell phone, home invasion, hostage, psychopath, police corruption, conspiracy, murder, twists and turns, lone hero, suspense ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.4
 62K
Blackhat (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A man is released from prison to help American and Chinese authorities pursue a mysterious cyber criminal. The dangerous search leads them from Chicago to Hong Kong.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hacker, computer, terrorist, terrorism, espionage, suspense, cybercrime, hacking, geek, terrorist plot, spy, chase ...
Time: 80s, 21st century
Place: hong kong, los angeles, china, malaysia, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 190K
Swordfish (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Rogue agent Gabriel Shear is determined to get his mitts on $9 billion stashed in a secret Drug Enforcement Administration account. He wants the cash to fight terrorism, but lacks the computer skills necessary to hack into the government mainframe. ...
Style: exciting, sexy, entertaining, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: hacker, spy, computer hacker, heist, bank robbery, computer, suspense, terrorism, twists and turns, hot and sexy, hostage, master criminal ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, monte carlo, california, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 50K
The Sentinel (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A secret service agent is framed as the mole in an assassination attempt on the president. He must clear his name and foil another assassination attempt while on the run from a relentless FBI agent.
Style: suspenseful, intense, rough, sexy, slasher ...
Plot: secret service, frame up, suspense, conspiracy, investigation, spy, assassination, espionage, on the run, double agent, blackmail, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.6
 30K
12 Rounds (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When New Orleans cop Danny Fisher prevents a brilliant thief from successfully carrying out his latest heist, the thief's girlfriend is accidentally killed. Hungry for revenge, the criminal mastermind breaks out of prison and kidnaps ...
Style: exciting, intense, stylized, serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, police, twists and turns, suspense, life philosophy, brutality, mind game, woman in danger, rescue, moral dilemma, vengeance, car chase ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Armed men hijack a New York City subway train, holding the passengers hostage in return for a ransom, and turning an ordinary day's work for dispatcher Walter Garber into a face-off with the mastermind behind the crime.
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, hijacking, hostage, heist, suspense, terrorism, twists and turns, caper, race against time, kidnapping, chase, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, coney island brooklyn new york city, usa, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.2
 125K
Parker (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A thief with a unique code of professional ethics is double-crossed by his crew and left for dead. Assuming a new disguise and forming an unlikely alliance with a woman on the inside, he looks to hijack the score of the crew's latest heist.
Style: serious, exciting, rough, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heist, robbery, fight scenes, tough heroes, gangsters, betrayal, thief, revenge, mafia, romancing a criminal, car chase, happy ending ...
Time: 21st century
Place: florida, new orleans, usa, miami, ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 155K
Man on a Ledge (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ex-cop turned con threatens to jump to his death from a Manhattan hotel rooftop. The NYPD dispatch a female police psychologist to talk him down. However, unbeknownst to the police on the scene, the suicide attempt is a cover for the biggest ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, tricky, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: heist, twists and turns, swat team, robbery, mind game, suspense, investigation, conspiracy, caper, thief, dishonesty, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.0
 196K
Taken 3 (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Spain, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ex-government operative Bryan Mills finds his life is shattered when he's falsely accused of a murder that hits close to home. As he's pursued by a savvy police inspector, Mills employs his particular set of skills to track the real killer ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, breathtaking, perverse ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: revenge, murder, kidnapping, one man army, on the run, runaway, chase, frame up, hostage, police investigation, framed for murder, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, europe, california, santa monica california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Gone in Sixty Seconds (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Upon learning that he has to come out of retirement to steal 50 cars in one night to save his brother Kip's life, former car thief Randall "Memphis" Raines enlists help from a few "boost happy" pals to accomplish a seemingly ...
Style: intense, exciting, entertaining, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: heist, car chase, chase, car, race against time, car thief, master criminal, suspense, blackmail, betrayal, car theft, caper ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
 284K
Panic Room (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Trapped in their New York brownstone's panic room, a hidden chamber built as a sanctuary in the event of break-ins, newly divorced Meg Altman and her young daughter Sarah play a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with three intruders - Burnham, Raoul ...
Style: tense, neo noir, suspenseful, dark, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: suspense, home invasion, trapped, thief, surveillance, confinement indoors, cat and mouse, hostage, disorder, millionaire, security system, claustrophobia ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 374K
The Italian Job (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Italy, UK, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charlie Croker pulled off the crime of a lifetime. The one thing that he didn't plan on was being double-crossed. Along with a drop-dead gorgeous safecracker, Croker and his team take off to re-steal the loot and end up in a pulse-pounding, ...
Style: clever, exciting, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: heist, robbery, car chase, bank robbery, revenge, mentor, perfect crime, caper, suspense, gold, chase, vengeance ...
Time: 90s, 21st century
Place: italy, los angeles, venice, philadelphia, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 5.8
 10K
Waist Deep (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An ex-convict (Tyrese) gets tangled up with a gang after his car is hijacked with his son inside.
Style: intense, exciting, suspenseful, sexy, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, kidnapping, chase, african american, revenge, hip hop, car chase, suspense, twists and turns, gang, ex convict, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.3
 85K
Assassins (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Assassin Robert Rath arrives at a funeral to kill a prominent mobster, only to witness a rival hired gun complete the job for him -- with grisly results. Horrified by the murder of innocent bystanders, Rath decides to take one last job and then ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, suspense, rivalry, foe turned friend, gangsters, assassin, sniper, spy, rescue, killer, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle, puerto rico, detroit, caribbean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Devil's Own (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Frankie McGuire, one of the IRA's deadliest assassins, draws an American family into the crossfire of terrorism. But when he is sent to the U.S. to buy weapons, Frankie is housed with the family of Tom O'Meara, a New York cop who knows ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, political ...
Plot: terrorism, politics, police investigation, terrorist, murder, friendship, vengeance, spy, revenge, chase, violence, rebelliousness ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, northern ireland, ireland, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.0
 32K
Erased (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Belgium, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A former agent of the CIA and his estranged daughter go on the run after his employers target them for assassination.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, sexy, bad ending ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: father daughter relationship, cia, spy, espionage, family relations, secret service, conspiracy, undercover, lone hero, family in danger, hitman, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey, belgium, usa, brussels, antwerp
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.4
 124K
Contraband (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When his brother-in-law runs afoul of a drug lord, family man Chris Farraday turns to a skill he abandoned long ago – smuggling – to repay the debt. But the job goes wrong, and Farraday finds himself wanted by cops, crooks and killers alike.
Style: realistic, exciting, clever, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: smuggling, gunfight, robbery, criminal heroes, drug lord, dishonesty, conspiracy, drugs, gangsters, caper, rivalry, mafia ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new orleans, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 56K
Chaos (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two cops, a rookie and a grizzled vet, pursue an accomplished bank robber.
Style: surprise ending, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robbery, bank robbery, police detective, investigation, police investigation, twists and turns, hostage, police, gangsters, surveillance, heist, vengeance ...
Place: seattle, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
 115K
Patriot Games (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When CIA Analyst Jack Ryan interferes with an IRA assassination, a renegade faction targets Jack and his family as revenge.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, political, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, adult
Plot: terrorism, spy, assassination, terrorist, cia, revenge, ira, suspense, violence, hitman, espionage, irish republican army ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, london, washington d.c., new england, scotland yard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.6
 35K
Survivor (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Foreign Service Officer in London tries to prevent a terrorist attack set to hit New York, but is forced to go on the run when she is framed for crimes she did not commit.
Style: intense, suspenseful, tense, sexy, bad ending ...
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, embassy, spy, suspense, conspiracy, assassin, hitman, betrayal, revenge, hostage, secret service ...
Place: london, new york, afghanistan, big ben london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.4
 132K
Killer Elite (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Based on a shocking true story, Killer Elite pits two of the world’s most elite operatives—Danny, an ex-special ops agent and Hunter, his longtime mentor—against the cunning leader of a secret military society. Covering the globe from ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, hitman, secret service, mentor, secret agents, conspiracy, rescue, hostage, espionage, agent, gangsters, ex military ...
Time: 20th century, year 1980, 80s
Place: middle east, london, australia, europe, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.1
 30K
Antitrust (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A computer programmer's dream job at a hot Portland-based firm turns nightmarish when he discovers his boss has a secret and ruthless means of dispatching anti-trust problems.
Style: suspenseful, twist ending, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hacker, programmer, computer, conspiracy, murder, business, technology, betrayal, uncover truth, dishonesty, hacking, manipulation ...
Time: 2000s
Place: california, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.7
 15K
Paparazzi (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A rising Hollywood actor decides to take personal revenge against a group of four persistent photographers to make them pay for almost causing a personal tragedy involving his wife and son.
Style: intense, clever, suspenseful, serious, sexy ...
Plot: revenge, murder, stalking, paparazzi, actor's life, rivalry, life is a bitch, journalism, family problems, celebrity culture, showbiz, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, montana, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.2
 312K
Taken 2 (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Turkey, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Istanbul, retired CIA operative Bryan Mills and his wife are taken hostage by the father of a kidnapper Mills killed while rescuing his daughter.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, revenge, hostage, chase, lone hero, one man army, kidnapped, brutality, vigilante, suspense, violence, police chase ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: turkey, europe, istanbul turkey, albania, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%