Movies like Irresistible Force

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Irresistible Force (1993)
 5.4
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Irresistible Force (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A police sergant is about to retire. Therefore he only wants to let the time pass by without getting in trouble or even becoming hurt. But this is not so easy as he receives as partner an enthusiastic young, female agent who provokes all kinds of adventures. All the trouble culminates in the confrontation with a group of terrorists who hold an supermarket in hostage.
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: karate, teenager, sniper, martial arts, computer cracker, swat team, henchman, fight, thief, kung fu, terrorist, money, police, motorcycle, violence, death, hostage, tough guy, hostage situation, warrior, family relations, kidnapping, brutality, tough girl, terrorism ...
Time: 90s, 1990s

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Most similar movies to Irresistible Force

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about gun, blood, brawl, murder, violence, deception and fight mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Irresistible Force: S.W.A.T.: Under Siege (2017), Chain of Command (1994), Maximum Force (1992), The 2nd (2020), The Condemned 2 (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
S.W.A.T.: Under Siege (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a D.E.A. and S.W.A.T. cartel takedown ends in a shootout, S.W.A.T. Agent Travis Hall seizes a mysterious prisoner taking him into custody. Before long, the S.W.A.T. compound is under siege by wave-after-wave of assault teams attempting to ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, surprise ending
Plot: survival, chase, husband wife relationship, corrupt cop, brutality, murder, violence, self mutilation, foot chase, police, death of friend, martial arts ...
Time: 2010s
Place: seattle washington, washington d.c., seattle, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Chain of Command (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Merrill Ross (Michael Dudikoff) is thought to be a C.I.A. agent gone bad and teaming with some other alphabet named agency to take over the oil rich country of Qumir, he finds he's in the middle of a very explosive situation. Not knowing ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: shot in the chest, knife throwing, rescue, bomb, sadist, cell phone, undercover, false identity, photograph, telephone, fight to the death, battlefield ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 4.5
 292
Maximum Force (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three renegade cops team up to take on the corrupt chief of police and a crime lords hatchet-man.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, undercover, chase, prostitute, police detective, police officer, renegade, computer cracker, crime, partners, dishonesty, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.3
 4K
The 2nd (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Secret-service agent Vic Davis is on his way to pick up his estranged son, Sean, from his college campus when he finds himself in the middle of a high-stakes terrorist operation. His son's friend Erin Walton, the daughter of Supreme Court ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Plot: secret agents, danger, fight, rescue, chase, kidnapping, murder, gunfight, group of criminals, human trafficking, forced into action, vengeance ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Condemned 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former bounty hunter who finds himself on the run as part of a revamped Condemned tournament, in which convicts are forced to fight each other to the death as part of a game that's broadcast to the public.
Plot: paranoia, betrayal, chase, martial arts, frame up, gambling, revenge, money, psychopath, deception, brutality, ambush ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Search and Destroy (2020)
Genre: Action
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When American Ranger John Cutter fails to save a family being held hostage and loses his entire team in a battle with infamous Ukrainian Arms Dealer Igor Rodin, John is discharged from the army. Three years later he is approached by his old General ...
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: navy seal, villain, bar, fistfight, terrorist, brawl, courage, nuclear bomb, diving, terrorism, blood splatter, mission ...
Time: frogman
Place: eastern europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.4
 334
Lion Strike (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Johnny Wu becomes involved in a global Mafia arms cartel when they kidnap his son Bobby. The cartel, made-up of underworld leaders from around the world, become aware that he stumbled onto valuable information on a computer disk he possesses. ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hitman, kidnapping, martial arts, murder, one man army, master warrior, chase, gangsters, heroes, crimes, on the run, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.9
 91
Hammerhead (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A detective's hunt for the man who murdered his friend takes him to the Caribbean, where he finds himself enmeshed in a web of corruption and murder.
Style: buddy movie, cult film, surprise ending, buddy comedy
Plot: murder, caribbean sea, toothpick, mercenary, self mutilation, falling down stairs, blindness, cassette tape, blood, martial artist, corrupt cop, farm ...
Place: miami, jamaica, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 4.7
 2K
Countdown (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A madman captures a young boy and rigs him with explosives. Ray Fitzpatrick, still haunted by the loss of his own son, will defy orders to stop the clock and save a life
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, rough ...
Plot: race against time, police, countdown, child in peril, danger, kidnapping, hostage, mercilessness, rescue, brutality, little boy, violence ...
Place: seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.4
 665
Street Knight (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A former cop returns to challenge a plot to escalate gang violence in the streets of Los Angeles.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, gangsters, gang, police detective, teenage life, martial arts, law enforcement, against the odds, city life, urban, deadly, hostages ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
CIA Code Name: Alexa (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A CIA operative kills a terrorist during a prison break. When a group of terrorists attempts to recover a microchip implanted in the man's body, one of them is captured and convinced by the CIA to work for them as an informer.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, heroes, undercover, femme fatale, secret agents, espionage, martial arts, kidnapping, terrorism, escape, cia, prison escape ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 30K
Sleepless (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs is caught in a high stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground. When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: organized crime, kidnapping, police corruption, undercover cop, robbery, rescue, race against time, brutality, father son relationship, police detective, police officer killed, black cop ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 10K
Final Score (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a stadium is seized by a group of heavily armed criminals during a major sporting event, an ex-soldier must use all his military skills to save the 35,000 capacity crowd, one of which is the daughter of his fallen comrade.
Style: tense, exciting, suspense, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: terrorism, one against many, unlikely hero, haunted by the past, survival, rescue attempt, murder, courage, foot chase, disguise, race against time, fake identity ...
Time: 90s, 2010s, 1990s, year 1999
Place: tower bridge london, russia, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.0
 101K
The Foreigner (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA, India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love – his teenage daughter – dies in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. His relentless search ...
Style: suspense, exciting, harsh, surprise ending
Plot: revenge, tough guy, one against many, united kingdom, obsession, bomb, terrorism, hand to hand combat, justice, death of daughter, dark past, mercilessness ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ireland, scotland yard, america, usa, northern ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.5
 793
No Contest (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 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: sexy, exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, martial arts, hostage, terrorist, race against time, danger, kidnapping, gunfight, daughter, explosion, showdown, swimming pool ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.3
 2K
Operator (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When the daughter of veteran 911 call center operator Pamela, and her estranged husband Jeremy, a Senior Police Officer, is kidnapped and held hostage, they are left desperate, with no choice but to follow the kidnapper's rules: send messages ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, psychological, captivating, psychological thriller
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, police, hostage, haunted by the past, chaos, criminal, danger, manipulation, redemption, betrayal, revenge, husband wife relationship ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.1
 10K
Extraction (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former CIA operative is kidnapped by a group of terrorists. When his son learns there is no plan for his father to be saved, he launches his own rescue operation.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, suspense, tense ...
Plot: terrorist, rescue, machismo, death of wife, deception, murder, brutality, father son relationship, escape, death, violence, revenge ...
Time: year 2015, year 2004, year 2005, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: langley virginia, eastern europe, prague, czech republic, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 598
Rage (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A corrupt right-wing militia group chooses a California teacher as the ideal specimen to clone for its army.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, laboratory, kidnapping, murder, chase, danger, battles, disorder, chaos, righting the wronged, cloning, violence spree ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Contract to Kill (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Monaco
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Harmon is a CIA/DEA enforcer investigating Arab terrorists captured in Mexico. With his team--seductive FBI agent Zara and spy-drone pilot Sharp--he flies to Istanbul and uncovers a brutal plot: Islamic extremists plan to use Sonora drug-smuggling ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, touching, captivating, suspense
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Time: 2010s
Place: istanbul turkey, mexico, el paso texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 3K
Black Tigers (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The former leader of a commando rescue attempt into Vietnam tries to discover why his squad members are being murdered, one-by-one, after the war is over.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, political corruption, heroes, rescue, danger, on the run, politics, vengeance, against the odds, lone wolves, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, los angeles, paris france, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 14K
I Am Wrath (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man is out for justice after a group of corrupt police officers are unable to catch his wife's killer.
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: violence, revenge, murder, police corruption, brutality, danger, dark hero, sociopath, paranoia, street shootout, hairdresser, corrupt politician ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Belly of the Beast (2003)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, Hong Kong, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jake and Sunti go to meet Mongkol, the leader of the Abu Karaf. Mongkol confirms that ever since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, Jantapan has worked to corner the narcotics and arms markets. Jake must engage in a battle that will put ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, rescue, martial arts, one man army, race against time, crimes, danger, lone wolves, government agency, wiretap, parents and children ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia, hawaii, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 16K
Black and Blue (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exposure follows a rookie Detroit African-American female cop who stumbles upon corrupt officers who are murdering a drug dealer, an incident captured by her body cam. They pursue her through the night in an attempt to destroy the footage, but to ...
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, slang, surprise ending
Plot: police, rookie, drug lord, danger, police corruption, criminal gang, organized crime, policewoman, crime boss, corrupt cop, mercilessness, police chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 5K
Line of Duty (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frank Penny is a disgraced cop looking for a shot at redemption. When the police chief's 11-year-old daughter is abducted, Frank goes rogue to try and save her. But to find the girl, Frank will need the help of Ava Brooks, whose live-streaming ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, psychotronic, buddy comedy
Plot: police, friendship, investigation, heroes, police detective, brutality, murder, criminal, bravery, one man army, heroism, undercover cop ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Triple Threat (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Thailand, China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A crime syndicate places a hit on a billionaire's daughter, making her the target of an elite assassin squad. A small band of down-and-out mercenaries protects her, fighting tooth and nail to stop the assassins from reaching their target.
Style: intense, brutal, suspense, bloody, surprise ending
Plot: organized crime, hitman, mercenary, police, fight, martial arts, captivity, danger, police shootout, murder, police station, chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.0
 3K
Altitude (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A female FBI agent is offered millions to help a thief escape from a hijacked airplane.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: airplane hijack, terrorist, rescue, passenger, hostage, criminal, hostage situation, race against time, gang, pilot, fear, evacuation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 544
Firepower (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the year 2007, crime has risen at an exponential rate. Once highly populated metropolises such as Los Angeles are no longer inhabitable. These cities have transformed into "Hell Zones," ruled by violent street gangs. The Hell Zone, ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, nightclub, gang, katana sword, katana, good versus evil, heroes, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, danger ...
Time: future, near future, 2000s, year 2006
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.7
 2K
End of a Gun (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mall security guard -- and former federal agent -- crosses paths with a drug kingpin's enforcer after he saves a woman from danger.
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, rough
Plot: violence, martial arts, aikido, brutality, chase, rescue, betrayal, murder, death, police detective, security guard, blood ...
Time: 2010s
Place: houston texas, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Hunter's Prayer (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany, Spain, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An assassin forges an unlikely partnership with one of his targets: a woman seeking revenge for the murder of her family.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: survival, escape, drug addict, assassin, escape attempt, betrayal, teenage girl, planned murder, junkie, innocent person killed, chase, rescue ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france, switzerland, england, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
American Assassin (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Following the murder of his fiancée, Mitch Rapp trains under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, exciting, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: terrorist, cia, mentor, counter terrorism, recruit, mole, government agent, revenge, mercenary, mission, danger, rescue ...
Time: 2010s
Place: istanbul turkey, virginia, romania, rome italy, warsaw poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%