Movies like Freerunner

If you like "Freerunner" you are looking for rough, serious and exciting movies about / with race against time, urban, chases and races, escapades, rescue, save the day and kidnapping themes of Action genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Save
this
list

to
Freerunner (2011)
 3.8
 5K
Freerunner
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With a ticking bomb locked to his neck, a young freerunner races against the clock and all types of baddies to get from one end of the city to the other to save himself and his girlfriend.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, urban, chases and races, escapades, rescue, save the day, kidnapping, against the odds, danger, deadly, race, female nudity, competitor, stabbed through the chest, pull ups, spit, parkour, breakdancing, bouncer, running for your life, janitor, hostess, answering machine, hacker, break in ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
The list contains the best and most popular movies with the same themes ordered by rating. Click "View All" button to show all items.
24
Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA
44 min.
 8.4
Die Hard
Action, Thriller
USA
132 min.
 8.2
Choose a movie to watch from relevant lists of films. Click "View All" button to show all collections.

Most similar movies to Freerunner

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about danger, chases and races, deadly, race against time, rivalry, crimes and heroes mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Freerunner: The Defender (2004), Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (2002), Special Ops (2010), Hunt to Kill (2010), The Marine (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Next update in:
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:
 5.1
 1K
The Defender
Genre: Action
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The global war on terror rages on. When a government official goes missing, Lance, a man with an impressive record of service to his country, finds himself protecting the man who embodies everything he has dedicated his life to fight against.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: daring rescue, save the day, terrorism, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, deadly, heroes, government agency, secret agents, undercover, track down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: romania, europe, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   87%
 
Frogmen Operation Stormbringer
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, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, chases and races, adventure, danger, deadly, heroes, race against time, heroic mission, hijacking, tough heroes, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   80%
 
Movie in collections
 3.0
 371
Special Ops
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When an American soldier’s Black Ops Unit is ambushed during a raid to rescue a nano-nuclear device that has fallen into the wrong hands, he must run for his life to not only track down the missing device, but also clear his name when he is ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, soldier, daring rescue, race against time, heroic mission, chases and races, danger, betrayal, deadly, terrorism, heroes, military ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   76%
 
 5.2
 6K
Hunt to Kill
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A U.S. Border Patrol agent Jim Rhodes, a tough divorcée mourning the loss of his murdered partner while struggling to raise his rebellious daughter in the mountains of Montana. But when a crew of trigger-happy fugitives takes Rhodes and his ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, tough heroes, in the woods, chases and races, crimes, wilderness, danger, deadly, daughter, hostage, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: montana, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   69%
 
 4.7
 30K
The Marine
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of diamond thieves on the run kidnap the wife of a recently discharged marine who goes on a chase through the South Carolinian wilderness to retrieve her.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, kidnapping, car chase, one man army, violence, daring rescue, explosions, tough heroes, chases and races, lone hero, fight scenes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2000s
Place: europe, south carolina, usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   75%
 
12 Rounds 2: Reloaded
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Nick Malloy portrays an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) who finds himself caught in a deadly 12-round game of cat and mouse with a vigilante tied to the paramedic's past. With little time to spare and his wife's life hanging in the ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, race against time, vengeance, chases and races, crimes, danger, mind game, paramedic, deadly, kidnapping, rivalry, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   51%
 
The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
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: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, hostage, crime, chase, heist, race against time, car chase, murder, hijacking, save the day, urban, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   57%
 
Movie in collections
 4.8
 1K
Blast
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Germany, South Africa, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A terrorist posing as environmentalist hijacks an oil rig off the coast of California with the intent of detonating an electromagnetic bomb over the US.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, special agents, ship, daring rescue, adventure, race against time, terrorism, save the day, hijacking, chases and races, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   68%
 
Ancient Warriors
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, ghost, master warrior, chase, save the day, vengeance, assassination, cave, helicopter, death of father, death, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   72%
 
 4.6
 713
U.S. Seals II
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: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, island, daring rescue, adventure, save the day, military base, terrorism, heroic mission, tough heroes, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   62%
 
 3.9
 3K
Black Dawn
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jonathan Cold returns, this time he goes Undercover to stop a group of Terrorists before they bomb Los Angeles.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, martial arts, hostages, one man army, secret agents, special agents, race against time, espionage, nuclear bomb, cia, save the day, track down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   62%
 
 4.2
 384
Crooked
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two police detectives must protect a beautiful call girl from mob hitmen and a crooked cop.
Style: serious, rough, stylized, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police investigation, crime, criminal's revenge, master criminal, partners against crime, special agents, tough law enforcer, racist remark, shot to death, swimming pool, witnessing a crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   51%
 
The Kane Files: Life of Trial
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Scott Kane (Drew Fuller), a man with a checkered past is trying to live a clean life. When his son Owen falls ill, Kane finds his only option is to turn to Daniel Morgan (William Atherton), the local kingpin of the criminal underworld. Morgan offers ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, fugitives, betrayal, going straight, vengeance, parents and children, life is a bitch, danger, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   55%
 
Movie in collections
 5.1
 1K
Bulletproof
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of dangerous terrorists succeeds to get hold of a tank of the army and all its crew.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, tough heroes, chases and races, adventure, danger, deadly, terrorism, heroes, kidnapping, daring rescue, hijacking, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   55%
 
 3.0
 295
Death Train
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man is supposed to guard a shipment of diamonds being sent by rail. But a man robs the train and kills the men guarding the diamonds. The robbers derail the train and hope to get away with their crime. The robbers get caught in Mexico and are sent ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, train, special agents, terrorism, adventure, countryside, tough heroes, chases and races, confined, crimes, danger, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   54%
 
Olympus Has Fallen
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret service, terrorism, president, white house, hostage, chase, torture, secret agents, lone hero, kidnapping, betrayal, assassin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pentagon, north korea, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   49%
 
 2.6
 573
Submerged
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Navy SEALs launch a rescue mission after terrorists plunge a jet carrying a missile-launching computer into the sea.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ocean or sea, daring rescue, save the day, airplane, terrorism, heroic mission, hijacking, tough heroes, danger, escapades, heroes, gang ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   44%
 
 3.2
 517
Firestorm
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Hoping to make a killing on the insurance money, oil refinery owner Wendell Mays decides to burn the place to the ground. His greed endangers the lives of the entire town as the fireball creates a spreading inferno threatens to engulf the entire ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, hospital, hotel, chases and races, danger, chaos, police investigation, crimes, escapades, heroes, law enforcement, firefighting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   41%
 
Movie in collections
The Marine 3: Homefront
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Marine must do whatever it takes to save his kidnapped niece and stop a terrorist attack masterminded by a radical militia group.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, soldier, daring rescue, tough heroes, danger, heroes, terrorist, terrorism, military, kidnapping, hostages, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington state, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   44%
 
The Way of War
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paramilitary operative David Wolfe stumbles upon an international conspiracy connecting presidential cabinet members to a Middle Eastern terrorist plot. Wanting to expose the truth, Wolfe defies orders and returns to the US as an army of one ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, drugs/alcohol, soldier, special agents, assassination, race against time, political conspiracy, political corruption, hitman, chases and races, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   58%
 
 5.9
 9K
Waist Deep
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hip hop, gangsters, crime, kidnapping, chase, happy ending, gangster, gang, car chase, violence, robbery, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   39%
 
 5.4
 11K
The Hit List
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A disgruntled man creates a hit list with a stranger during a drunken night out and must then race to try to save those he marked for extermination as the bodies begin to pile up and all fingers point to him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, gloomy, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mysterious character, track down, life turned upside down, chases and races, danger, deadly, disorder, police investigation, race against time, fish out of water, murder, anti heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle washington, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   48%
 
The Hunt for Eagle One
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of US Marines are sent to rescue captured a US Marine and a Filipino Captain while stopping a group of Al-Qaeda-backed local rebels from launching biological weapons.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostages, one man army, soldier, daring rescue, rescue, race against time, first aid, corporal, rebel, filipino, marine ...
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   54%
 
Movie in collections
 5.1
 15K
Everly
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After she betrays a powerful mob boss, a woman matches wits and weaponry with a legion of killers who are out to collect the bounty on the heads of her and her family.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence spree, isolation, woman in danger, confined, assassination attempt, gangsters, survival, assassin, crimes, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   43%
 
Wrong Side of Town
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ex-Navy Seal Bobby Kalinowski lives a quiet, peaceful life as a landscape architect in an LA suburb with his wife Dawn and 16 year old daughter Brianna. Tonight they are invited out for an evening on the town by new neighbors clay and Elise Freeman ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs/alcohol, hip hop, chase, race against time, vengeance, chases and races, confined, crimes, danger, deadly, kidnapping, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   45%
 
 7.1
 109K
The Kingdom
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A team of U.S. government agents is sent to investigate the bombing of an American facility in the Middle East.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, investigation, chase, culture clash, fbi, torture, assassination, islam, violence, revenge, oil, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, saudi arabia, iraq, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   42%
 
Assassin's Game
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Legendary hitman Vet Jones never expected to accept another mission. But when his son fails to assassinate an important target, and a powerful crime boss gives Jones an ultimatum - finish the job or his son dies - Jones has no choice but to accept. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, hitman, crimes, deadly, heroes, on the run, parents and children, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   44%
 
 7.0
 338K
Cloverfield
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five young New Yorkers throw their friend a going-away party the night that a monster the size of a skyscraper descends upon the city. Told from the point of view of their video camera, the film is a document of their attempt to survive the most ...
Style: stylized, scary, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, monster, alien, military, chaos, helicopter, deadly creature, supernatural, quarantine, friends, skyscraper, escape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   48%
 

Choose "a movie to watch" by trailers from related films

Watch trailers from related movies and select your next film!
Bullet to the Head
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After watching their respective partners die, a cop and a hitman form an alliance in order to bring down their common enemy.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, hitman, father daughter relationship, revenge, corruption, assassin, violence, assassination, kidnapping, betrayal, police corruption, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   36%
 
 5.7
 2K
Deadly Prey
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of sadistic mercenaries led by Col. John Hogan kidnap Michael Danton from his home, and set him loose on the grounds of their secret camp to be used as training for new recruits. Danton has been called the "most perfect killer ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, one man army, manhunt, wilderness, survival, chases and races, danger, deadly, chase, most dangerous game, sniper, rapist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   40%
 
Next update in:
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:

TOP 5 movies for each basic tag

race against time
race against time movies
12 Monkeys 2015
7.7
Pandemic 2007
5.3
Cellular 2004
6.5
Gone in Sixty Seconds 2000
6.5
The Jacket 2005
7.1
View all
chases and races
chases and races movies
Death Race 2008
6.4
Taxi 1998
7.0
The Transporter 2002
6.8
Knight Rider 1982
6.9
Person of Interest 2011
8.4
View all
urban
urban movies
How I Met Your Mother 2005
8.4
The Rats 2002
4.9
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2012
8.0
Black Lightning 2018
6.5
The District 2004
6.1
View all
escapades
escapades movies
The Adventures of Tintin 2011
7.4
Firefly 2002
9.0
Mr. Bean's Holiday 2007
6.4
Magnum, P.I. 1980
7.5
Puss in Boots 2011
6.7
View all
rough
rough movies
Cargo 200 2007
7.1
I Spit on Your Grave 2010
6.3
Trade 2007
7.4
9th Company 2005
7.1
Django Unchained 2012
8.4
View all
serious
serious movies
Parker 2013
6.2
Orphan Black 2013
8.3
Sons of Anarchy 2008
8.6
Under the Dome 2013
6.7
Homefront 2013
6.5
View all
rescue
rescue movies
Baywatch 1989
5.2
Dunkirk 2017
8.0
Kidnap 2017
5.9
King Kong 2005
7.2
Chicago Fire 2012
7.9
View all
save the day
save the day movies
Silent Venom 2009
3.2
Die Hard 2 1990
7.1
The Incredibles 2004
8.0
Speed 1994
7.2
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1990
6.7
View all