Movies like Piranha 2006

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Piranha (2006)
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Piranha (2006)
Original name: Охота на пиранью
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 167 min.
Story: Agent of special department "Piranha" Kirill Mazur and his colleague Olga go to the far north with the assignment to liquidate an underwater secret weapon lab in the guise of a mutual vacation. All of a sudden, they find themselves in the world where civilization laws are forgotten, and this deadly weapons are kept by gangsters who are controlled by a new "master of taiga" Prohor, whose leisure time is spent hunting at humans. Mazur didn't know that he would have to trade his familiar gun for a hand-made bone knife, and save his companion and himself instead of saving the world. For them, this safari in northern forests would be no less dangerous as for the live targets.
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: manhunt, agent, survival, adventure, danger, chase, experiment, heroes, good versus evil, male nudity, general, poison, tape over mouth, special unit, military, soviet army
Time: 70s

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Most similar movies to Piranha

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, tense, suspense and suspenseful films with plots about danger, chase, crimes, murder, escapades, rivalry and chases and races mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Piranha: U.S. Marshals (1998), Kill'em All (2017), Ten Dead Men (2008), The Eliminator (2004), Killerman (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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U.S. Marshals (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: U.S. Marshal Sam Gerard is accompanying a plane load of convicts from Chicago to New York. The plane crashes spectacularly, and Mark Sheridan escapes. But when Diplomatic Security Agent John Royce is assigned to help Gerard recapture Sheridan, it ...
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, cia, frame up, on the run, agent, chases and races, law enforcement, escape, mole, ex law enforcer, law enforcer killer, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, chicago illinois, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco
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Kill'em All (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a massive shootout, a mysterious stranger (Van Damme) arrives at a local hospital on the brink of death. Then, a foreign gang brazenly comes to the hospital to hunt him down. His nurse, the sole surviving witness to the follow-up shootout, ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, exciting, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, revenge, nurse, hospital, fbi, martial arts, violence, manhunt, gangsters, death threat, organized crime, chase ...
Time: contemporary
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Ten Dead Men (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: You can’t outrun your past. That is the extremely painful lesson that Ryan (Brendan Carr)is learning right now, as spectres of his past life of crime have returned to haunt him, destroying the only person he holds dear, and nearly killing him in ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: martial arts, crimes, vengeance, gangsters, danger, rivalry, betrayal, murder, haunted by the past, starting over, chase, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.6
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The Eliminator (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Former LAPD cop, Dakota Varley, enters a power boat race seeking the prize of $250,000, but immediately discovers, first hand, that this race's risk matches the prize: one racer is killed, 3 others seriously injured in multiple action-packed ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, survival, heroes, one man army, chase, jungle, island, martial arts, rivalry, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Killerman (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A New York City money launderer desperately searches for answers after waking up with no memory, millions in stolen cash and drugs, and an insane crew of dirty cops violently hunting him down.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: money laundering, memory loss, danger, disorder, corruption, survival, deadly, murder, police, crimes, drug dealing, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
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48%
Dirty Mary Crazy Larry (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two lovers, Mary and Larry, in their Dodge Charger are chased by the police after robbing a grocery store.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, chase, robbery, mechanic, partners, buddies, race against time, law enforcement, store, car chase, police, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california
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Wrong Side of Town (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ex-Navy Seal Bobby Kalinowski lives a quiet, peaceful life as a landscape architect in an LA suburb with his wife Dawn and 16 year old daughter Brianna. Tonight they are invited out for an evening on the town by new neighbors clay and Elise Freeman ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, survival, dishonesty, danger, revenge, kidnapping, architect, nightclub owner, self defense, abduction, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana, los angeles
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44%
War Games: At the End of the Day (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A game of paintball turns deadly when three unhinged and deranged ex-soldiers play a twisted mind game of catch and release with their unsuspecting victims. This quickly leads to a bloody man hunt where everyone is a target and no one is safe.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: survival, danger, soldier, good versus evil, buddies, rivalry, in the woods, crimes, escapades, manhunt, murder, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Fair Game (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young woman running a wildlife sanctuary in the Australian outback is in for trouble when she is confronted by three kangaroo hunters. Bored with killing kangaroos, they decide to kill the animals in the sanctuary, and when they see how attractive ...
Style: suspenseful, cult film, suspense, psychological, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.9
 714
Golden Slumber (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A delivery man has to flee for his life when he is framed for the assassination of a political candidate and the evidence against him begins to accumulate.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: manhunt, delivery man, frame up, suspect, government conspiracy, on the run, false accusation, chase, murder, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, framed for murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Eye in the Sky (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The head of an elite Hong Kong surveillance unit (Simon Yam) keeps one eye on his rookie apprentice (Kate Tsui) and the other on a notorious criminal (Tony Leung Ka Fai) he suspects of masterminding a recent jewel heist in this tense thriller from ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, undercover, fighting crime, police investigation, gang, track down, heist, police detective, law enforcement, crimes, working undercover, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
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The Lookout (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A major police operation to take down a notorious gang of bank robbers goes horribly wrong when a rooftop sniper opens fire, killing several police officers and causing an explosive distraction in which the robbers make their getaway. Commissioner ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, manhunt, police detective, rivalry, track down, heist, crimes, deadly, chase, sniper, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
New Town Killers (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two private bankers, Alistair and Jamie, who have the world at their feet get their kicks from playing a 12 hour game of hunt, hide and seek with people from the margins of society. Their next target is Sean Macdonald a parentless teenager who lives ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, stylized, serious ...
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The Silencing (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
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Duration: 93 min.
Story: A reformed hunter becomes involved in a deadly game of cat and mouse when he and the local sheriff set out to track a vicious killer who may have kidnapped his daughter years ago.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological
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Place: canada
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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.
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Time: contemporary
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Pirates of the 20th Century (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Soviet cargo ship carrying medical opium gets attacked by pirates of an unknown nationality. The crew is left to die on a sinking ship but they manage to escape and now must fight the pirates for survival.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric
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Transparency (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 100 min.
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Style: serious, exciting, tense, captivating, suspense ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hwayi: A Monster Boy (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A 5 member gang, led by Seok-Tae (Kim Yun-Seok), kidnaps a baby boy named Hwa-Yi and raises the baby like their own son. The baby boy is now 17 years old (Yeo Jin-Goo) and has turned into a lethal killer. Taking part in his father's gang, ...
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, tense, psychological ...
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Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Bet Your Life (2004)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man makes a bet in Las Vegas with some men who want to kill him. He bets he can stay alive for 24 hours, then comes to Cleveland to elude them.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, exciting
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Project X-Traction (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
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Story: When a China-run oil refinery is attacked in Mosul, Iraq, a Chinese private security contractor is called in to extract the oil workers. He learns, however, that the attackers’ real plan is to steal a fortune in oil, and teams up with an American ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, suspense
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Paintball (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Eight strangers engaged in an intense game of experts-only paintball find their friendly game taking a terrifying turn when one member of the team begins playing by a different set of rules. It started as a remote raw battle of wits and wiles set ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
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38%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: A hardnosed cop goes after a gang of ruthless dacoits who have been terrorising residents along the highway for a decade.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: true crime, bandit, violence, fight, police investigation, chase, murder, brutality, crimes, danger, heroes, one man army ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.6
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Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a team of Shaolin-trained kung fu actors is about to get their break in Hollywood, a mysterious and sadistic Director forces them to run a gauntlet through Los Angeles. The Director films their every move as they prove their prowess by ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, rough ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Acceleration (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, tense
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
A Dangerous Man (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After serving 6 years for a crime he didn't commit, Shane Daniels is released from jail with an apology from the State of Arizona. Within hours of his freedom, he unluckily bears witness to a cop killing by Chinese mafia who have a kidnapped ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
King of the Hill (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Quim drives around an isolated rural area through a maze of lanes. When he drives into the woods, he gets lost. Trying to find his direction, he suddenly gets shot from the hill. On his escape from gunshots, he meets Bea, an attractive young woman, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Plot: murder, mountain, chase, manhunt, on the run, adventure, race against time, survival, crimes, danger, deadly, wilderness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.4
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Okkadunnadu (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Gauthami (Neha Jhulka) is a real estate agent in Mumbai. She brokers deals with the buyers and sellers and gets paid commission. She arranges a deal between Gowri Shankar (Suman) of Sri Venkateswara Bank, Hyderabad, India, and a Seth (Raghubabu) in ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful
Plot: chase, mafia, blood, money, death, agent, bollywood, heart, hotel, desert, real estate, finance ...
Place: dubai, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.7
 2K
72 Meters (2004)
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film begins in the 1980s Soviet Union. Two best friends, Orlov and Muravyev, are serving at the Black Sea Navy Base in Sevastopol, Crimea. Both fall in love with one beautiful girl Nelly, and their friendship suffers a first blow. Because she ...
Style: tense, psychological, thought provoking, exciting, suspense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.2
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Assassins Tale (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three assassins deal with life, love, addiction and trust as each tries to find the answers to a better life. Together, they prove to be the most trustworthy in this tangled web of murder, greed, friendship and betrayal.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Paris Countdown (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Unable to repay their debts, Milan and Victor, best friends and co-owners of a Paris nightclub, are lured into a drug deal that goes bad. Tortured by police, they negotiate their freedom against an overwhelming testimony that condemns their ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, crimes, psychopath, survival, race against time, friendship, betrayal, danger, on the run, murder, police, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, mexico, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%