Movies like Icebreaker

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Icebreaker (2000)
 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, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, hostage, hostages, confined, save the day, danger, escapades, isolation, deadly, race against time, resort, nuclear threat, tough guy, on the run, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mountain, heroes, chase, snow, crimes, hijacking, winter, ski, nuclear explosion ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to Icebreaker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and exciting films with plots about terrorism, danger, heroes, deadly, crimes, rivalry and chases and races mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Icebreaker: Air Marshal (2003), The Peacekeeper (1997), Hour of Valor (2000), Death Train (2003), Terminal Rush (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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 ⇓
100%
The Peacekeeper (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a terrorist group steals the US President's personal communications computer for launching the US arsenal in case of war, only a heroic Major has the key to prevent a Presidential assassination or a nuclear holocaust.
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, nuclear threat, race against time, chase, one man army, tough heroes, secret agents, hostage, danger, heroic mission, crimes, daring rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c., chicago illinois, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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 ⇓
48%
 3.1
 323
Death Train (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, 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: rough, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, train, one man army, save the day, on the run, tough heroes, danger, undercover, race against time, hostages, hostage, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 4.0
 262
Terminal Rush (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of terrorists, led by a Brit and a psycho (in a great performance by "Rowdy" Roddy Piper) take control of the Hoover Dam and demand $25 million or they will kill civilians and dam workers they have taken hostage. But the terrorists ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, one man army, terrorism, martial arts, save the day, hostages, confined, crimes, escapades, chases and races, hijacking, race against time ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.4
 1K
Blast (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Terrorists attempt to disrupt the Atlanta Olympics by kidnapping the U.S. women's swim team. If their demands are not met, the team will be executed. Only janitor Jack Bryant, a former Olympic gymnast champion of Tae Kwon Do felled by injuries ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, heroes, martial arts, janitor, hostages, contests and competitions, confined, chases and races, crimes, rivalry, psychopath ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 706
Christmas Rush (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the season of giving, the department took his badge. Criminals took his wife. Now, one cop is taking matters into his own hands
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, save the day, race against time, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, master criminal, disorder, deadly, partners, crime gone awry, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Death Before Dishonor (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gunnery Sergeant Burns reports for duty to an American Embassy in the Middle East. However due to the 'enlightened' views of the Ambassador, the marine security detachment he is in charge of is severely restricted in their functions and ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: hostage, military, kidnapping, terrorism, battles, soldier, one man army, terrorist, buddies, profanity, graphic violence, officers and cadets ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 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 ⇓
41%
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 ⇓
40%
 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 ⇓
39%
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 ⇓
39%
 2.5
 363
Lethal (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A sexy and lethal female mercenary takes on an international syndicate of weapons smugglers run by the Russian Mafia.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, adventure, save the day, secret agents, confined, government agency, law enforcement, dishonesty, one man army, espionage, danger, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 2.8
 708
The Alternate (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The President of the United States, in the midst of negative public opinion, is kidnapped while attending a charity function. However, this is all part of a plan to boost his ratings, the 'kidnappers' being a CIA black ops team. It seems ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, undercover, rescue, daring rescue, crimes, save the day, heroes, secret agents, head of state, special agents, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.3
 309
No Contest II (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Sharon Bell is back, this time she must stop a terrorist plot to smuggle Nazi nerve gas.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, martial artist, femme fatale, terrorist plot, murder, save the day, adventure, chases and races, race against time, hijacking, undercover ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.6
 637
Crackerjack (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A cop on vacation at a mountain resort comes to the rescue when the resort is taken over by violent criminals.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, twists and turns ...
Plot: mountain, terrorism, heroes, terrorist plot, hotel fight, rivalry, law enforcement, hostages, crimes, escapades, good versus evil, confined ...
Time: 90s
Place: east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.0
 608
Submerged (2000)
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, heroic mission, daring rescue, heroes, rivalry, race against time, gang, crimes, escapades, save the day, confined ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.2
 302
Hijack (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A prestigious senator and the passengers on board a train are kidnapped by a militia group.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, terrorism, martial arts, hijacking, chases and races, deadly, danger, race against time, law enforcement, confined, heroes, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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 ⇓
34%
Strategic Command (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rick Harding is a former Marines officer, now working in the FBI as a chemical weapons designer. While packing up for the night, a group of armed soldiers led by wanted criminal Carlos Gruber, break into the FBI research lab. They steal large ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, crimes, escapades, chases and races, hostages, save the day, confined, daring rescue, heroes, tough heroes, danger, race against time ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.9
 299
Shakedown (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Los Angeles a deadly plague called the 'Pandora' virus is stolen from a high-security installation...
Style: futuristic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, hijacking, plague, virus, fbi, one man army, save the day, secret agents, danger, government agency, law enforcement, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 ⇓
32%
The Human Shield (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Human Shield is a 1991 film directed by Ted Post. It stars Michael Dudikoff and Tommy Hinkley. It is about a former government agent who must save his diabetic brother from Iraqi abductors.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, danger, special agents, battles, heroes, confined, crimes, adventure, state affairs, deadly, military, terrorism ...
Time: 90s, year 1985, year 1990
Place: iraq, middle east, iran, jordan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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In Her Line of Fire (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When the Vice President's plane goes down near a remote Pacific island, he is kidnapped by rebel forces and held for ransom. It is up to his female Secret Service agent and a press secretary to infiltrate the camp and save him.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, kidnapping, island, terrorism, rescue mission, vice president, secret agents, state affairs, heroes, daring rescue, save the day, hostages ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.6
 19K
Toy Soldiers (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After federal agents arrest a drug czar and put him on trial, the cartel leader's vicious son storms a prep school and takes its students hostage. They rebel against the armed intruders and try to take back their academy by any means necessary.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, siege, preparatory school, heroic mission, rescue, friendship, high school, rebelliousness, danger, hardcase students, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey, florida, virginia, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Deadly Outbreak (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dutton Hatfield, played by Jeff Speakman, is working for the American embassy. He finds himself inside a biochemical weapon laboratory when terrorists headed by Colonel Baron (played by TimeCop villain Ron Silver) take over the place. Baron is ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bio weapon, terrorism, one man army, heroes, tough heroes, deadly, master criminal, law enforcement, danger, crimes, special agents, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: israel, pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 374
Running Red (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Gregori is an ex-Soviet Commando haunted by the death of his brother, and trying to forget his old life in the US. However, Gregori realizes after he has already started a family of his own that the past is never far behind. A former superior from ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: martial arts, heroes, chases and races, crimes, starting over, danger, rivalry, soldier, deadly, assassination, hand grenade, violence ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
American Meltdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The telefilm centers on a present-day nuclear plant disaster and its aftermath.
Style: serious, exciting, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, save the day, conspiracy, race against time, danger, nuclear threat, catastrophe, betrayal, nuclear reactor, scientist, terrorist, cancer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.1
 1K
Bulletproof (1987)
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: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, crimes, adventure, danger, hijacking, one man army, deadly, heroes, daring rescue, rescue, terrorist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.8
 582
Interceptor (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A U.S. Air Force officer tries to stop a murderous group of terrorists whom are trying to steal two top secret F-117A Stealth Fighters from the cargo hold of a gigantic C-5 Galaxy Transport flying at 30,000 feet over the Atlantic Ocean.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, terrorism, airplane, chases and races, confined, escapades, save the day, adventure, officers and cadets, crimes, rivalry, injustice ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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