Movies like The Peacekeeper

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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, heroes, confined, hijacking, assassination attempt, chases and races, escapades, deadly, lone wolves ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, pentagon, washington d.c., chicago illinois

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 heroes, danger, deadly, terrorism, rivalry, chases and races and pistol mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Peacekeeper: The Defender (2004), Terminal Rush (1996), Diplomatic Siege (1999), Storm Catcher (1999), Black Dawn (2005). 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, daring rescue, state affairs, one man army, save the day, chases and races, tough heroes, law enforcement, undercover agent, rescue ...
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, terrorism, martial arts, americana, confined, daring rescue, escapades, save the day, chases and races, heroes, crimes, hostages ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroic mission, crimes, hostages, save the day, race against time, danger, politics, rescue, heroes, state affairs, special agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, europe, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, submarine, martial arts, hijacking, crimes, heroic mission, secret agents, chases and races, adventure, heroes, save the day, confined ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: rough, realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, dishonesty, political conspiracy, false accusation, state affairs, one man army, rivalry, fighting the system, confined, wrongfully committed, crime, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, chase, race against time, one man army, martial arts, cia, nuclear bomb, car chase, working undercover, confined, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, bar, one man army, son, battle, terrorist, tough heroes, rescue, undercover, espionage, vengeance, race against time ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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, terrorism, working undercover, submarine, race against time, save the day, state affairs, military, danger, government agency, frame up, russian ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, russia, pentagon, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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, race against time, danger, deadly, law enforcement, save the day, crimes, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, one man army, special agents, heroes, crimes, save the day, deadly, master criminal, law enforcement, danger, bio weapon, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: israel, washington d.c., pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: military, terrorism, terrorist group, virus, rescue, heroic mission, daring rescue, chaos, battles, tough heroes, hijacking, one man army ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, south africa, pentagon, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, martial arts, hostage, janitor, crimes, chases and races, heroes, confined, hostages, contests and competitions, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, hostages, daring rescue, terrorist attack, nuclear threat, secret agents, save the day, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., north korea, pentagon
⇓ 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, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, mercenary, tough law enforcer, race against time, hijacking, terrorism, nuclear threat, save the day, tough heroes, danger, deadly, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: battleship, hawaii, pentagon, san francisco, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hijacking, one man army, adventure, state affairs, crimes, secret agents, daring rescue, confined, race against time, danger, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, danger, race against time, tough heroes, ocean or sea, satellite, gang, deadly, hijacking, crimes, save the day ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, chases and races, special agents, state affairs, adventure, secret agents, crimes, undercover, save the day, heroes, terrorism, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, rivalry, danger, tough heroes, nightmare comes true, undercover, fighting crime, deadly, hijacking, one man army, rescue, save the day ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, miami, florida, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 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: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, terrorism, military, ambassador, terrorist plot, cia, reporter, spy, conspiracy, love triangle, special agents, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
Place: israel, middle east, tel aviv israel
⇓ 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: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, military, soldier, rescue, frame up, daring rescue, adventure, crimes, heroic mission, one man army, espionage, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, hijacking, danger, adventure, crimes, one man army, heroes, daring rescue, deadly, terrorist, terrorist plot ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough, awful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, race against time, terrorism, rescue, train explosion, one man army, tough heroes, save the day, runaway train, chases and races, secret agents, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, one man army, terrorism, chase, adventure, hostages, confined, isolation, race against time, danger, on the run, hijacking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
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: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, rivalry, deadly, undercover, hijacking, terrorism, tough heroes, race against time, danger, heroic mission, adventure, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.6
 605
Crackerjack (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A cop on vacation at a mountain resort comes to the rescue when the resort is taken over by violent criminals.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns, exciting ...
Plot: terrorism, hotel fight, mountain, terrorist plot, law enforcement, rivalry, battles, good versus evil, resort, deadly, danger, isolation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, mummy, one man army, espionage, adventure, hostages, save the day, escapades, terrorism, good versus evil, partners, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly, government agency, save the day, master villain, adventure, escapades, secret agents, chases and races, special agents, working undercover, crimes, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 2.9
 384
Special Ops (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When an American soldier’s Black Ops Unit is ambushed during a raid to rescue a nano-nuclear device that has fallen into the wrong hands, he must run for his life to not only track down the missing device, but also clear his name when he is ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, one man army, terrorism, betrayal, race against time, danger, rivalry, military, chases and races, daring rescue, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.4
 469
Blackbelt (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Don "The Dragon" Wilson is back and forced to take on the greatest legends of the martial arts world. Wilson fights off all comers while defending rock superstar Shanna (Deirdre Imershein) against the insane attacks of a fanatical veteran ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bodyguard, murder, stalking, vietnam war, one man army, martial arts, investigation, psychopath, vigilantism, gangsters, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 2.5
 357
Lethal (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A sexy and lethal female mercenary takes on an international syndicate of weapons smugglers run by the Russian Mafia.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, secret agents, hostages, heroes, crimes, special agents, save the day, state affairs, one man army, terrorism, espionage, confined ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%