Movies like The Peacekeeper

If you like "The Peacekeeper" you are looking for serious, realistic and suspense movies about / with terrorism, nuclear threat, race against time, chase, one man army, secret agents and tough heroes themes of Action genre shot in Canada or USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
The Peacekeeper (1997)
 5.0
 2K
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, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, nuclear threat, race against time, chase, one man army, secret agents, tough heroes, crimes, hostages, danger, heroic mission, law enforcement, state affairs, government agency, daring rescue, save the day, car chase, hostage, heroes, confined, hijacking, assassination attempt, chases and races, escapades, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, washington d.c., pentagon

Most similar movies to The Peacekeeper

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, rough and realistic films with plots about terrorism, danger, chases and races, deadly, rivalry, heroes and machine gun mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Peacekeeper: The Defender (2004), Terminal Rush (1996), Diplomatic Siege (1999), Storm Catcher (1999), Hour of Valor (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.9
 1K
The Defender (2004)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The global war on terror rages on. When a government official goes missing, Lance, a man with an impressive record of service to his country, finds himself protecting the man who embodies everything he has dedicated his life to fight against.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, danger, state affairs, daring rescue, one man army, save the day, chases and races, tough heroes, law enforcement, undercover agent, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: romania, europe, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.0
 253
Terminal Rush (1996)
Genre: Action
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: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, one man army, martial arts, chases and races, law enforcement, deadly, haunted by the past, frame up, danger, vigilantism, race against time, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Diplomatic Siege (1999)
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroic mission, hostages, crimes, save the day, rescue, race against time, danger, politics, government agency, special agents, secret agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, europe, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Operation Delta Force 3: Clear Target (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The anti-terrorist team Delta Force destroys a billion dollar cocaine stash, to the extreme displeasure of drug cartel leader Umberto Salvatore. To retaliate, he hijacks a stealth submarine and threatens to unleash a biological weapon with the power ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: satellite, martial arts, hijacking, submarine, heroes, chases and races, save the day, state affairs, adventure, tough heroes, rivalry, soldier ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
90s movies
90s
5452
usa movies
usa
11558
Storm Catcher (1999)
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: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, dishonesty, political conspiracy, state affairs, false accusation, one man army, rivalry, danger, wrongfully committed, crime, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.1
 477
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, race against time, undercover, save the day, secret agents, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.8
 3K
Black Dawn (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jonathan Cold returns, this time he goes Undercover to stop a group of Terrorists before they bomb Los Angeles.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, chase, race against time, martial arts, one man army, nuclear bomb, cia, car chase, crimes, heroic mission, special agents ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.3
 988
Captured (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Matt Hendricks (Dolph Lundgren) is the US Navy's top Marine Special Operations Commander and is facing his toughest challenge yet - Escorting the deadliest viral weapon on the planet back to a safe Storage Faciliy.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, submarine, terrorism, working undercover, race against time, state affairs, save the day, military, frame up, danger, government agency, russian ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, russia, new york, moscow russia, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 4.1
 1K
Sweepers (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dolph Lundgren is Christian Erickson, a leading demolition expert trained to disarm mine fields in a humanitarian minesweeping operation in Angola. His son is killed and he discovers that mines are being planted during the war to kill people in the ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, terrorist, bar, one man army, son, battle, rescue, vengeance, danger, race against time, tough heroes, espionage ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.1
 290
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, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, terrorism, martial arts, chases and races, hijacking, deadly, law enforcement, race against time, danger, confined, save the day, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.2
 412
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, semi serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, crimes, adventure, hostages, danger, one man army, terrorism, chases and races, state affairs, escapades, manhunt, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.5
 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: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, martial arts, janitor, hostage, confined, alcohol abuse, danger, law enforcement, deadly, rivalry, chases and races, hostages ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Deadly Outbreak (1995)
Genre: Action
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, one man army, master criminal, law enforcement, special agents, crimes, heroes, save the day, bio weapon, rivalry, danger, tough heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: israel, washington d.c., pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.0
 310
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: exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, one man army, terrorism, on the run, tough heroes, save the day, hostages, undercover, race against time, danger, deadly, one against many ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.7
 875
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, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, terrorism, hostages, confined, save the day, escapades, deadly, isolation, race against time, danger, nuclear threat, resort ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 72K
Under Siege (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This action-packed thriller takes place on the soon-to-be-decommissioned USS Missouri. Disgruntled ex-CIA operative Strannix, his assistant Krill and their group of terrorists seize the battleship with nuclear blackmail in mind. They've planned ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, mercenary, tough law enforcer, race against time, hijacking, terrorism, nuclear threat, save the day, law enforcement, deadly, danger, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: pentagon, hawaii, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Olympus Has Fallen (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, white house, president, one man army, secret service, terrorist attack, hostage, daring rescue, nuclear threat, secret agents, save the day, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa, pentagon, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Operation Delta Force (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands, South Africa
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A team of military experts and scientists go after a terrorist group that has seized a deadly virus and is threatening to release it.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, military, virus, terrorist group, rescue, chaos, heroic mission, daring rescue, hijacking, one man army, crimes, adventure ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 3.0
 594
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: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, escapades, satellite, gang, rivalry, airplane, deadly, tough heroes, ocean or sea, hijacking, crimes, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 396
First Shot (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: No one knows why the army base was blown up until the President gets shot there during the memorial service for those killed, but he wasn't the only target.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: special agents, save the day, undercover, terrorism, law enforcement, rivalry, race against time, danger, gunfight, chases and races, assassination attempt, state affairs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.7
 659
Connors' War (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: They'll never see him coming... It's Personal. It's War. A blinded ex special agent is given his sight back by a special serum in order for him to stop a nuke that's hidden somewhere in the city. Things are just starting to ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, rivalry, tough heroes, undercover, manhunt, vengeance, on the run, government agency, law enforcement, deadly, terrorism, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, rescue, nightmare comes true, tough heroes, undercover, danger, deadly, fighting crime, hijacking, one man army, rivalry, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, miami, florida, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.4
 1K
Cover-Up (1991)
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: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, espionage, military, cia, reporter, ambassador, terrorist plot, spy, conspiracy, love triangle, politics, journalism ...
Time: 90s
Place: israel, middle east, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
hostage movies
2167
rough movies
7391
heroes movies
7698
 4.1
 3K
Shadow Man (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An intelligence operative discovers that no one is what they seem in the shadowy world of espionage.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, cia, martial arts, tough heroes, undercover, save the day, adventure, heroes, one man army, government agency, deadly, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: romania, europe, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, terrorism, black american, soldier, rescue, frame up, crimes, adventure, heroic mission, daring rescue, one man army, espionage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, hijacking, danger, adventure, crimes, one man army, heroes, daring rescue, deadly, rescue, love interest ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.0
 7K
Derailed (2002)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Aruba, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: NATO operative Jacques Kristoff (Jean-Claude Van Damme) is summoned into action—on his birthday, no less—to track down Galina Konstantin (Laura Harring), who has stolen an extremely valuable and dangerous top-secret container from the Slovakian ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, awful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, rescue, terrorism, train explosion, train, one man army, tough heroes, save the day, runaway train, chases and races, secret agents, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Detonator (2006)
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, rough, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: woman in danger, on the run, special agents, adventure, undercover, save the day, deadly, gang, gangsters, law enforcement, witnessing a crime, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.7
 4K
Submerged (2005)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Chris Kody, imprisoned member of the US military, is released from prison and reunited with his old team in order to pursue a renegade scientist. The catch, the scientist has developed mind control technology that can make even your friends into ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, rescue, espionage, martial arts, undercover, soldier, working undercover, deadly, daring rescue, good versus evil, one man army, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.8
 2K
Blast (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Germany, South Africa, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A terrorist posing as environmentalist hijacks an oil rig off the coast of California with the intent of detonating an electromagnetic bomb over the US.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, race against time, hidden identity, daring rescue, one man army, save the day, adventure, escapades, law enforcement, rivalry, undercover, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%