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The Hero: Love Story of a Spy (2003)
 5.3
 2K
The Hero: Love Story of a Spy (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Arun Khanna is a spy for the Indian government whose aid is enlisted to stop ISI Chief Ishak Khan. Khan is trying to build a nuclear bomb with which he can liberate Kashmir from the Indians. A battle of wits ensues. When Khan detonates a bomb at Khanna's engagement party to a fellow spy, Khanna's resolve is only strengthened. Now not only does he have to fight Khan, but he also has to track down his missing fiancee.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, undercover, spy, one man army, secret mission, undercover agent, adventure, tragic love, heroic mission, daring rescue, crimes, heroes, love and romance, danger, escapades, deadly, race against time, terrorism, tough guy, wedding, nuclear, nuclear weapon, snow, espionage, village ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pakistan, india, canada, kashmir, middle east, asia

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Most similar movies to The Hero: Love Story of a Spy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, exciting and realistic films with plots about danger, heroes, terrorism, chases and races, escapades, rivalry and deadly mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Hero: Love Story of a Spy: Crash Point Zero (2001), Sub Zero (2005), Hour of Valor (2000), Counterstrike (2002), The Marksman (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, adventure, save the day, terrorism, survival, danger, race against time, deadly, undercover, one man army, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 3.4
 532
Sub Zero (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A device that controls a powerful Russian-made satellite weapon is stolen by Russian terrorists, who try to escape by flying out but are shot down. The device is now on top of K2. The device is still active and where it will strike is ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, terrorism, adventure, daring rescue, survival, undercover, government agency, danger, intrigue, deadly, forces of nature, climbing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: himalaya, washington d.c., pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 3.1
 494
Hour of Valor (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Presidential candidate running against the Vice-President plans a trip to the Balkans to negotiate the release of American servicemen being held hostage. Before he leaves, he receives a disk documenting evidence that the Vice-President has been ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, one man army, state affairs, political conspiracy, law enforcement, deadly, danger, save the day, confined, secret agents, undercover, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., france
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 4.4
 545
Counterstrike (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Secret Service agent and his brother, a reckless ATF agent, try to stop a group of extreme right-wing U.S. military mercenaries, led by a fanatic Taiwanese vixen, who hijack the Queen Mary 2 ocean liner with the U.S. and Chinese presidents on ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, adventure, daring rescue, rescue, one man army, special agents, undercover, rivalry, race against time, deadly, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 4.1
 4K
The Marksman (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chechen rebels take over a Russian nuclear plant and it's up to a mysterious agent(Snipes) to stop them.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, military, black american, heroes, soldier, rescue, adventure, heroic mission, frame up, daring rescue, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.3
 2K
Indian (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 178 min.
Story: DCP Raksekhar Azad (Raj) is an invincible cop with a great aim. He arrests a terrorist by the name of Khan. But Khan lands in a prison cell that looks cushier than the Buckingham Palace. However, this gets Raj promoted, and he is congratulated by ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, vigilantism, danger, frame up, deadly, dishonesty, partners against crime, confined, political corruption, law enforcement, fighting crime, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 2.6
 497
Air Marshal (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A commercial jet plane has been hijacked by a group of terrorists who don't realize that a U.S. Air Marshal, Brett Prescott (Dean Cochran), is among the passengers. The fate of dozens of people lies in the hands of Prescott, who must forge a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, terrorism, airplane, deadly, crimes, one man army, heroes, danger, strong violent content, hijacker, muslim, terrorist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Flight of Fury (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: John, is sent in to recover a stolen Stealth Bomber. His trusty sidekick Rojar and John's ever faithful Jessica, fight the rebel forces of Banansistan, led by the vivacious Ellianna.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, bomber, pilot, betrayal, chases and races, espionage, terrorism, soldier, crimes, secret agents, adventure, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 9K
D-Day (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: 9 years ago Wali Khan (Irrfan Khan) was sent into Karachi, Pakistan by the Chief of RAW Ashwini Rao (Nasser) to report the activities of The Most Wanted Man in India. 9 days ago Rudra Pratap Singh (Arjun Rampal) Indian Armed Forces, MARCOS unit, ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: spy, bollywood, behind enemy lines, terrorism, danger, espionage, mission gone awry, working undercover, rivalry, manhunt, terrorist, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Laser Mission (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: West Germany, South Africa, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A CIA agent is sent to get Professor Braun before the KGB can seize him as the Prof's knowledge, together with a recently stolen diamond, could be used to make a laser cannon.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, feel good, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, secret agents, heroes, government, kgb, laser, scientist, heroic mission, espionage, adventure, good versus evil, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Qayamat: City Under Threat (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: CBI Officer Akram Sheikh (Sunil Shetty) is on the verge of nabbing three dreaded Pakistan-backed arms dealers , the brothers Ali (Arbaaz Khan) and Abbas (Sanjay Kapoor) and their common moll Laila (Isha Koppikar) . When Sheikh busts an important ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: terrorism, prison, dishonesty, law enforcement, danger, crimes, criminal's revenge, daring rescue, undercover, betrayal, car chase, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, pakistan, russia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic mission, rivalry, adventure, undercover, race against time, terrorism, deadly, hijacking, danger, crimes, chases and races, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, frogman
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.7
 22K
Madras Cafe (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: An Indian Intelligence agent journeys into a war torn coastal island, to break a resolute rebel group. He deftly maneuvers his resources to make significant breakthroughs, amidst a scenario where the enemy has no face and the only counsel is ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, terrorism, conspiracy, politics, manipulation, secret agents, spy, dishonesty, espionage, manipulations, state affairs, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 90s
Place: india, asia, sri lanka
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Wrecking Crew (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When Count Contini attempts to destroy the world's economy by masterminding the theft of $1 billion in U.S. gold, ICE chief MacDonald summons secret agent Matt Helm to stop him.
Style: realistic, humorous, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, crimes, master villain, adventure, race against time, terrorism, working undercover, master criminal, dishonesty, save the day, escapades ...
Time: 60s
Place: denmark, scandinavia, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Chain of Command (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Secret Service agents must retrieve the briefcase allowing the President control of America's nuclear arsenal before massive destruction ensues.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, terrorism, save the day, secret agents, working undercover, adventure, rivalry, race against time, deadly, danger, state affairs, head of state ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c., china
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.2
 7K
Agent Vinod (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: In Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhua, RAW Agent Vinod (Saif Ali Khan) is rescued by colleague Rajan (Ravi Kishan) from a rogue Pakistani army officer (Shahbaz Khan). In Russia/Uzbekistan, an ex-KGB Officer is tortured and murdered. In Cape Town, a ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, twists and turns
Plot: espionage, threat, undercover, danger, chase, dishonesty, nuclear threat, tough guy, escape, nuclear bomb, villain, bomb ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, morocco, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.1
 682
Rosebud (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a bold coup a Palestinian terrorist group captures the yacht Rosebud and kidnaps the millionaires five daughters on it. At first they demand film clips to be shown on major European TV stations. Undercover agent Martin is hired to hunt the ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, kidnapping, yacht, terrorist, hostages, secret agents, heroes, confined, chases and races, escapades, save the day ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 663
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: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: escapades, adventure, chases and races, danger, deadly, jungle, survival, dangerous animal, bollywood, animal life, track down, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
Singh Saab the Great (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A common man fights corruption and injustice.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: one man army, rivalry, village, heroes, tough heroes, bollywood, turban, redemption, villain, leader, stick fight, impalement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Operation Delta Force (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands, South Africa
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A team of military experts and scientists go after a terrorist group that has seized a deadly virus and is threatening to release it.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, military, virus, terrorist group, rescue, chaos, daring rescue, heroic mission, tough heroes, battles, race against time, hijacking ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.1
 2K
Sweepers (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dolph Lundgren is Christian Erickson, a leading demolition expert trained to disarm mine fields in a humanitarian minesweeping operation in Angola. His son is killed and he discovers that mines are being planted during the war to kill people in the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, terrorist, bar, one man army, battle, battles, son, escapades, rescue, espionage, vengeance, undercover ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Poseidon Adventure (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
Story: A cruise ship succumbs to a terrorist act and capsizes on New Year's eve. A rag-tag group of survivors, spearheaded by a priest and a homeland security agent, must journey through the upside down vessel and attempt an escape.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, christmas, new year's eve, survival, danger, daring rescue, save the day, deadly, isolation, race against time, forces of nature, ship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 8.0
 51K
Baby (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: An elite counter-intelligence unit learns of a plot, masterminded by a maniacal madman. With the clock ticking, it's up to them to track the terrorists' international tentacles and prevent them from striking at the heart of India.
Style: exciting, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, espionage, fighting crime, danger, crimes, mystery, law enforcement, graphic violence, tough heroes, behind enemy lines, terrorist plot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
The President's Man: A Line in the Sand (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A counterterrorism specialist is assigned by the President to track down a terrorist who is suspected of planning to set off a nuclear device in the U.S.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, terrorism, chases and races, heroes, state affairs, crimes, undercover, good versus evil, race against time, hijacking, escapades, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, illinois, middle east, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.5
 169
The Zone (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Former Gulf War hero Rowdy Welles is framed for murder by unscrupulous CIA boss Dick Althorp. As his price of freedom, Welles is ordered to undertake a deadly mission to destroy a nuclear processing plant in a foreign nation, owned by dangerous ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, secret agents, conspiracy, rivalry, hostage, undercover, danger, good versus evil, manhunt, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.7
 960
Icebreaker (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the the Killington ski resort something has gone awry. Evil terrorists led by the sinister Greig have taken the resort hostage with a stolen nuclear device. It's up to Ski Patrol bum Matt Foster to save the day... and his fiancé.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, hostage, hostages, confined, save the day, escapades, danger, deadly, race against time, isolation, nuclear threat ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.2
 591
Air Rage (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a Marine Colonel orders his men to massacre a village they were sent to rescue some hostages but when they found them dead they decide to get some payback. Upon returning to the States the Colonel would be court-martialed and made a plea ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: airplane, save the day, daring rescue, tough heroes, one man army, government agency, deadly, terrorism, hostage, rivalry, danger, hostages ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Foreigner (2003)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This story is about a freelance agent (Seagal) who is the courier of a package from France to Germany. He soon finds that many people want to get their hands on it.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, secret agents, martial arts, heroes, adventure, on the run, race against time, political conspiracy, government agency, deadly, rivalry, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, germany, poland, warsaw poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Escape Under Pressure (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A luxury cruise liner is requisitioned by the Greek government in an attempt to give safe passage to national treasures worth millions of pounds. The liner is attacked by an art collector who finds out about the plan. During the hijack the liner ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, obsessive quest, race against time, rescue, one man army, escapades, crimes, chases and races, confined, treasure hunt, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.7
 777
Crash Landing (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a hostage situation arises on-board a private plane with the daughter of a billionaire on-board. Major John Masters (Sabato Jr.) teams up with Captain Williams (Michael Paré) to stop the terrorist and land the plane.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, terrorism, terrorist, hostage, airplane, kidnapping, one man army, martial arts, hijacker, tough heroes, confined, hostages ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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