Movies like Let's Get Harry

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Let's Get Harry (1986)
 5.3
 1K
Let's Get Harry (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Harry Burck has been kidnapped by South American terrorists, and when the US Government refuses to intervene, Harry's friends decide to take matters into their own hands!
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, buddy movie, cult film, entertaining, sexy, humorous, thought provoking, ridiculous ...
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, terrorism, rescue, friendship, adventure, crimes, heroes, hostages, confined, missing person, drug dealing, good versus evil, danger, escapades, deadly, rivalry, undercover, state affairs, rescue attempt, drug lord, drug cartel, boat, diplomat, cocaine ...
Time: 80s
Place: colombia, latin america, california

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Most similar movies to Let's Get Harry

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about danger, heroes, rivalry, escapades, adventure, crimes and chases and races mostly in Action, Adventure and Thriller genres. Some movies like Let's Get Harry: Killing Streets (1991), Sky Riders (1976), Air Rage (2001), The Norseman (1978), Con Express (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Killing Streets (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young Marine is kidnapped by terrorists in Lebanon. His twin brother, frustrated at his inability to get any kind of information from the government about his brother's plight, travels to Lebanon with a plan for his own rescue operation.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, twins, kidnapping, terrorism, investigation, life is a bitch, heroes, hostages, state affairs, danger, chases and races, confined ...
Time: 90s
Place: lebanon, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.0
 916
Sky Riders (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Robert Culp plays Bracken, whose life seems perfect until his wife Ellen and their children are kidnapped by terrorists one day. After failed attempts to capture them back by the police, Ellen's ex husband enters the fray and plans his own ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: monastery, kidnapping, hostage, hang glider, castle, escapades, deadly, daring rescue, chases and races, confined, danger, terrorism ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Delta Force 3: The Killing Game (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A terrorist places an atom bomb somewhere in an American metropolis. The president of the U.S. has no other choice; he has to call Delta Force.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, terrorism, nightmare comes true, tough heroes, hostage, chases and races, rescue, undercover, hijacking, heroic mission, hostages, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida, miami, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 3.2
 597
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: airplane, daring rescue, save the day, government agency, rivalry, hostage, deadly, hostages, danger, terrorism, adventure, one man army ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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 3.7
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The Norseman (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An 11th-century Viking prince sails to America to find his father, who on a previous voyage had been captured by Indians.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting
Plot: viking, rescue, vikings, opposites attract, escapades, rivalry, state affairs, confined, danger, adventure, heroes, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 11th century, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 4.1
 421
Con Express (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A hotheaded Alaskan customs agent (Sean Patrick Flannery) unwillingly teams up with a coldhearted but beautiful Soviet agent (Ursula Karven) to capture a rogue Russian general (Arnold Vosloo), selling a shipment of deadly nerve gas. Tensions and ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, hostage, danger, hostages, crimes, adventure, deadly, rivalry, partners, terrorism, prison, manhunt ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 3.4
 671
Asker (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When deadly anthrax missiles are stolen by a militia, ATF agent Ethan Carter (Dean Cain) must go undercover and join the group to save the country from disaster.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, terrorism, hostage, rebelliousness, working undercover, espionage, secret agents, heroes, save the day, deadly, state affairs, race against time ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 3.7
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Mercenaries (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A diplomatic official is captured and imprisoned while touring a war zone, so a team of elite female commandos is assembled to infiltrate a women's prison for a daring rescue.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: rescue, prison, female agent, mercenary, female spy, dishonesty, state affairs, danger, crimes, confined, undercover, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, kazakhstan, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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, laser, scientist, kgb, heroic mission, adventure, espionage, good versus evil, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.1
 975
Spitfire (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A sultry assassin is the target of two separate operatives in this globe-trotting action flick shot on location in the Bahamas, Athens, Rome and Hong Kong.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, cult movie cast ...
Plot: assassin, spy, adventure, crimes, secret agents, state affairs, deadly, chases and races, rivalry, undercover, danger, espionage ...
Time: 90s
Place: rome italy, bahamas, hong kong, europe, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.8
 6K
Fire Birds (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A joint task force operation between the Drug Enforcement Administration and the U.S. Army has been formed to dismantle one of the largest drug cartels operating in South America. Multiple attempts to assault the cartel's mountainous compound ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: military, adventure, heroic mission, danger, tough heroes, daring rescue, save the day, against the odds, one man army, flying, justice, battles ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.3
 296
Getting Even (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A soldier-of-fortune steals some Russian nerve gas from Afghanistan, and brings it to the U.S. to be analyzed. A greedy millionaire rancher finds out about it and sets out to steal it.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, chase, danger, crimes, chases and races, escapades, terrorism, heroic mission, psychopath, catastrophe, hostage, hostages ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, texas, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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: realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, hijacking, adventure, crimes, danger, daring rescue, heroes, one man army, deadly, love interest, terrorist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
3 Little Ninjas and the Lost Treasure (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A treasure map found by three young boys allows them reason to get their kicks in more ways than one.
Style: humorous
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: martial arts, ninja, treasure map, heroes, rivalry, rescue, danger, youth, friends, escapades, confined, adventure ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.2
 8K
Red Scorpion (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, South Africa, Namibia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Russian KGB agent is sent to Africa to kill an anti-Communist black revolutionary. However, he has a change of heart when he sees how the Russians and their Cuban allies are killing and repressing the locals, so he switches sides and helps the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, assassination, soldier, agent, adventure, one man army, war, state affairs, politics, rebellion, military, mission of murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Operation Delta Force 5: Random Fire (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Delta Force team are brought in once again to deal with an evil villain in foreign lands.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, terrorism, danger, escapades, military, heroes, crimes, deadly, rescue, undercover, hostages, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, terrorism, working undercover, secret agents, save the day, state affairs, deadly, race against time, head of state, adventure, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c., china
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Delta Force 2: The Colombian Connection (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When DEA agents are taken captive by a ruthless South American kingpin, the Delta Force is reunited to rescue them in this sequel to the 1986 film.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: soldier, rescue, heroes, undercover, hostage, gunfight, martial arts, drug cartel, race against time, crimes, police investigation, escapades ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s
Place: latin america, miami, rio de janeiro, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, undercover, rivalry, race against time, terrorism, heroic mission, confined, heroes, crimes, chases and races, escapades, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, frogman
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.4
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Active Stealth (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Crime, War
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After Captain Murphy lost some of his men on his last mission to Mexico to bring back a US Senator, he has been plagued with unhappiness and bad dreams. When Murphy is given orders to go back to Mexico to help Mexican people slaving for Salvatore, a ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: aircraft carrier, pilot, navy, drug lord, military, drug dealing, confined, soldier, adventure, crimes, save the day, basic training ...
Time: 90s
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.1
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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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, one man army, state affairs, political conspiracy, race against time, secret agents, confined, danger, deadly, law enforcement, adventure, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Target (2004)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: U.S. Army sniper Charlie Snow finds himself at the other end of the crosshairs when the brother of an Eastern European arms dealer whom he killed decides to take vengeance on Charlie and his family in L.A.
Style: rough, realistic, serious
Plot: rivalry, crimes, soldier, chases and races, law enforcement, state affairs, danger, terrorism, vengeance, kidnapping, criminal's revenge, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
White Fang to the Rescue (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set at the end of the 19th century in Canada's gold rush Klondike area, wolf-dog White Fang teams up with a prospector when his master is killed. Together they try to avenge his death.
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, dog, adventure, heroes, rivalry, danger, escapades, crimes, rescue, friendship, friends, animal life ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.8
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Rambo III (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Combat has taken its toll on Rambo, but he's finally begun to find inner peace in a monastery. When Rambo's friend and mentor Col. Trautman asks for his help on a top secret mission to Afghanistan, Rambo declines but must reconsider when ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swat team, one man army, heroes, military base, kidnapping, freedom fighter, rambo, tough heroes, behind enemy lines, danger, heroic mission, captivity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: afghanistan, pakistan, thailand, middle east, soviet union ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.5
 5K
Extreme Ops (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While filming an advertisement, some extreme sports enthusiasts unwittingly stop a group of terrorists.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: extreme sports, terrorism, avalanche, danger, survival, chase, adventure, isolation, deadly, rivalry, leadership, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: austria, europe, former yugoslavia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Crocodile Dundee II (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Australian outback expert protects his New York love from gangsters who've followed her down under.
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: crocodile, gangsters, culture clash, kidnapping, adventurer, job seeking, adventure, maori, survival, escapades, rescue, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: australia, new york, usa, colombia, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 2K
Ashanti (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Dr. Anansa Linderby is kidnapped in a medical mission in Africa by a slave trader. From this moment, her husband will do anything to recover her and to punish the bad guys, but that will be not an easy task.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, slave, danger, village life, missing person, hostage, intrigue, rivalry, village, terrorism, hostages, rescue ...
Time: 70s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 581
Countdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Terror from within by Yury Felshtinsky and Alexander Litvinenko, representing them as parts of the plan masterminded and sponsored by exiled tycoon Pokrovsky (obvious hint at Boris Berezovsky in real life) and aimed to discredit Russian security ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: terrorism, deadly, hostage, undercover, heroic mission, adventure, danger, rivalry, crimes, save the world, hostages, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Airline Disaster (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the President learns that domestic terrorists have skyjacked the passenger jet her brother is flying, she must choose between family and the safety of the people in the cities below
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, airplane, moral dilemma, terrorism, head of state, danger, adventure, save the day, leadership, rivalry, deadly, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, military, black american, soldier, heroes, rescue, adventure, crimes, daring rescue, heroic mission, frame up, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%