Movies like The Next Man

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The Next Man
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Khalil is an Arab diplomat who wants to not only make peace with Israel, but admit the Jewish state as a member of OPEC. This instantly makes him a target for a series of ingeniously conceived assassination attempts, most of which he foils with the aid of his friend Hamid and his girlfriend Nicole. But can he trust even them?
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: against the rules, idealism, price of justice, chases and races, danger, rivalry, assassination attempt, state affairs, politics, secret agents, political conspiracy, heroes, undercover, peaceful mission, bikini, dialogue driven, unhappy ending, female assassin, best friend, car bomb, girlfriend, political thriller, death of protagonist, assassin, terrorist ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, israel, morocco, london, new york, middle east

Most similar movies to The Next Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about rivalry, heroes, danger, chases and races, deadly, undercover and state affairs mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like The Next Man: Cover-Up (1991), Hennessy (1975), Shadow Conspiracy (1997), CIA II: Target Alexa (1993), Diplomatic Siege (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 4.4
 1K
Cover-Up
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Israel
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mike Anderson, a tough American reporter on a dangerous foreign assignment, finds his own life in jeopardy when he uncovers a deadly labyrinth of political intrigue that threatens the lives of thousands. Dispatched to investigate a mysterious and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, terrorism, politics, government agency, one man army, secret agents, special agents, army investigation, ambassador, terrorist plot, cia, reporter ...
Time: 90s
Place: israel, middle east, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 6.0
 393
Hennessy
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set in the Seventies, Hennessy is a Irishman who believes in peace, but who has had connections to the IRA. Hennessy's family is killed, and he plots revenge, setting out to assassinate Queen Elizabeth of England.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, hidden identity, assassination attempt, terrorism, adventure, vengeance, rebelliousness, revenge, war hero, political corruption, political intrigue, political unrest ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, ireland, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   85%
    User:   72%
 
Shadow Conspiracy
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Bobby Bishop (Sheen) is a special assistant to the President of the United States. Accidentally, he meets his friend professor Pochenko on the street. Pochenko has time to tell Bishop about some conspiracy in the White House but then immediately ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, conspiracy, chase, assassin, betrayal, president, politics, secret service, corruption, government agency, murder, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   67%
 
CIA II: Target Alexa
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Movie Info When a top secret nuclear guidance system is stolen by an ex-CIA operative looking to sell the deadly device to the top bidder, it's up to a determined CIA agent and the international terrorist who he has vowed to capture to team up ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, secret agents, espionage, terrorism, working undercover, chases and races, cia, terrorist, crimes, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   66%
 
Diplomatic Siege
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Steve Mitchell is clandestinely sent to the US embassy in Bucharest, Romania to disarm a nuclear bomb that has secretly remained in the building since the end of the Cold War, little does he know that other problems will soon erupt. He must ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, government agency, hostages, one man army, secret agents, special agents, terrorism, race against time, rescue, save the day, heroic mission, hijacking ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, romania, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   56%
 
Storm Catcher
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A renegade general plots to bomb Washington using a new top secret jet called the Storm Catcher. The only trouble is only one man is capable of flying it. So they seek to put him on the run in a conspiracy that makes him appear to have murdered ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting the system, airplane, on the run, crime, false accusation, political conspiracy, righting the wronged, chases and races, danger, one man army, heroes, terrorism ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   74%
 
The MacKintosh Man
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A member of British Intelligence assumes a fictitious criminal identity and allows himself to be caught, imprisoned, and freed in order to infiltrate a spy organization and expose a traitor.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, secret agents, adventure, against the rules, betrayal, prison, espionage, chase, spy, on the run, race against time, working undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, ireland, russia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   62%
 
 4.3
 3K
Art of War 2
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Agent Neil Shaw is called out of retirement and finds himself in the midst of a plot to assassinate several leading Senators with himself set-up to take the rap for a recent killing
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: protagonist as suspect, secret agents, assassination, betrayal, political corruption, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, heroes, undercover, frame up, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   57%
 
Avalanche Express
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: CIA agent Harry Wargrave is sent to aid Gen. Marenkov, a senior Russian official, who is defecting to the west. Wargrave decides they should travel to safety on a train across Europe, the "Atlantic Express". During the journey they must ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, train, on the run, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, kgb, avalanche, cia, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, moscow russia, alps, central europe, milan italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   66%
 
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, 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:   53%
    User:   57%
 
 4.3
 445
The Rage
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: FBI Special Agent Travis is trying to catch a deranged serial killer and is doing his best despite having a new and unexperienced partner in the form of Kelly McCord. It turns out that the serial killer is an entire army of disgruntled CIA ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: misfit partners, strong sexual content, crime, secret agents, serial killer, special agents, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   57%
 
The Democratic Terrorist
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hamilton is assigned to infiltrate a terrorist group in West Germany, a part of the Red Army Faction (RAF), that supposedly are planning an operation in Sweden. Hamilton is chosen because of his background in the leftist movement. As a member of the ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, moral dilemma, undercover, danger, terrorism, race against time, impossible love, chases and races, deadly, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: 20th century
Place: germany, sweden, stockholm sweden, west germany, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   57%
 
The Foreigner
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: martial arts, anti heroes, government agency, adventure, secret agents, witnessing a crime, chase, assassination attempt, van, assassin, package, espionage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, germany, poland, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   49%
 
 4.2
 271
Hijack
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, martial arts, hostages, race against time, save the day, terrorism, hijacking, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   45%
 
Fatal Justice
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Somewhere near the Texas-Louisiana border, the CIA maintains a force of domestic assassins. So secret is their work that their retirement program is a bullet in the head. Up-and-coming hitwoman, Diana, gets the order to dispatch Mars, a legendary ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, government agency, special agents, manhunt, mind game, assassin, danger, deadly, dishonesty, undercover, golden years, assassination attempt ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   55%
 
 4.1
 350
The Inside Man
Genre: Mystery, Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1981, after the successful test of a submarine tracker device developed by the Swedish scientist Paul Mandell and sponsored by the US government through his representative Miller, his industry is totally burned and the laser device is stolen. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, submarine, government agency, secret agents, espionage, track down, missing person, political conspiracy, working undercover, chases and races, crimes, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   40%
 
 5.6
 162
Midnight Man
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: British soldiers force a recently captured IRA terrorist to cooperate with them and then assign him to go undercover with a gang of terrorists and prevent them from killing the U.S. President. But the spy isn't in long before he realizes that ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, soldier, government agency, espionage, terrorism, political conspiracy, adventure, political intrigue, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   55%
 
The Assignment
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Jack Shaw (DONALD SUTHERLAND) has experienced the terror first-hand. He's a top CIA agent who's tracked international killer-for-hire Carlos "The Jackal" Sanchez for over twenty years and barely survived Carlos' devastating ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, chase, terrorism, car chase, spy, hitman, violence, revenge, politics, spies, twists & turns, secrets ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: israel, middle east, paris france, berlin germany, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   38%
 
 6.7
 733
The Grid
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 266 min.
Story: A team of American and British counter-terrorists are tasked with stopping a terrorist cell who's operating on a global level.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, politics, government agency, secret agents, special agents, espionage, investigation, counter terrorism, fbi, cia, race against time, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, chicago illinois, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   49%
 
The Detonator
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sonni Griffith, a top US Secret Agent must protect a witness as he crosses Europe.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, master criminal, adventure, master villain, secret agents, special agents, witnessing a crime, espionage, on the run, race against time, save the day, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
Bullet to Beijing
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When long-time British agent Harry Palmer loses his job because the Cold War is over, he's promptly approached by a Russian bossman, Alex. In St. Petersburg Alex tells Harry of his plan for Russia's future, which is threatened because a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, cynical
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, betrayal, espionage, intrigue, train, political conspiracy, working undercover, car chase, chases and races, danger, dishonesty, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: asia, europe, korea, russia, st. petersburg russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   48%
 
 5.7
 576
Bloodmoon
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ken O'Hara (Gary Daniels) is a "Mindhunter" - a serial killer specialist enlisted to find the mass murderer (Darren Shahlavi) intent on killing the strongest fighters in New York City. Trying to catch this cunning and clever killer is ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master criminal, master warrior, one man army, serial killer, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, working undercover, tough heroes, hitman, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hong kong, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   48%
 
The Black Windmill
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A British agent's son is kidnapped and held for a ransom of diamonds. The agent finds out that he can't even count on the people he thought were on his side to help him, so he decides to track down the kidnappers himself.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: amateur detective, government agency, hostages, secret agents, daring rescue, kidnapping, espionage, spy, agent, murder, ransom, rescue ...
Time: 70s
Place: scotland yard, europe, paris france, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   34%
 
 4.5
 853
Sharpshooter
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An assassin working for the CIA decides to take one final job before quitting only to find out that he is the target of his CIA boss.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, one man army, adventure, secret agents, betrayal, special agents, manhunt, assassin, assassination, on the run, race against time, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   49%
 
The Kidnapping of the President
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A South American quasi-revolutionary/guerilla/terrorist and a misled, admiring girl compatriot manage to kidnap the U.S. President during a diplomatic visit to Toronto. With a nondescript armored truck, crudely yet somehow elaborately rigged with ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, head of state, hostages, special agents, terrorism, chases and races, politics, confined, danger, state affairs, secret agents, race against time ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   42%
 
Another Meltdown
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A patriotic Chinese cop is reposted to fictional East European country Lavernia as punishment for ignoring orders during a plane hijack operation. There he encounters his ex-girlfriend, who fled to Lavernia after Tiananmen Square. Their paths soon ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, government agency, lone wolves, master criminal, master warrior, airplane, one man army, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, daring rescue, terrorism, track down ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: china, europe, hong kong, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   42%
 
The Final Option
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Switzerland
Duration: 125 min.
Story: When SAS Captain Peter Skellen is thrown out of the service for gross misconduct due to unnecessary violence and bullying, he is soon recruited by The People's Lobby, a fanatical group aiming to hold several US dignitaries hostage. But ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, terrorism, working undercover, danger, adventure, heroes, undercover, state affairs, espionage, anti war, isolation, politics ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, london, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   46%
 
Three the Hard Way
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The story involves a white supremist plot to taint the United States water supply with a toxin that is harmless to whites but lethal to blacks. The only obstacles that stand in the way of this dastardly plan are Jim Brown, Fred Williamson and Jim ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, interracial relations, racism, crimes, rivalry, crime, society, genocide, assassination, vigilantism, injustice, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, washington d.c., chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   43%
 
 5.7
 149
Danger Route
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jonas Wilde, a British secret agent licensed to kill, wants to resign from his murderous work, but his superiors pressure him into taking on a new assignment-the assassination of a defecting Soviet scientist. In the course of the dangerous mission, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: government agency, adventure, hidden identity, secret agents, espionage, assassination, ship, investigation, mind game, mistaken identity, political conspiracy, political intrigue ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, london, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   47%
 
 3.0
 884
Hangmen
Genre: Action, Thriller, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rob Greene has information about an undercover terror team inside the CIA led by Joe Connelly. To stay alive with the knowledge, he is advised to stay undercover by his supervisor Andrews. Connelly's men try to kill Greene, but he can escape ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, master criminal, one man army, secret agents, special agents, tough law enforcer, assassination attempt, terrorism, espionage, race against time, save the day, tough heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   43%
 
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