Movies like The Peacemaker

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The Peacemaker (1997)
 5.9
 52K
The Peacemaker (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When a train carrying atomic warheads mysteriously crashes in the former Soviet Union, a nuclear specialist discovers the accident is really part of a plot to cover up the theft of the weapons. Assigned to help her recover the missing bombs is a crack Special Forces Colonel.
Style: exciting, rough, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, bilingual, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: helicopter, sniper, terrorism, terrorist, race against time, train, train crash, bridge, nuclear, special agents, white house, smuggling, danger, urban, chases and races, deadly, nuclear threat, state affairs, undercover, save the day, nuclear missile, nuclear bomb, car chase, military, destiny ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, russia, chechnya, manhattan new york city, bosnia herzegovina, sarajevo

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Most similar movies to The Peacemaker

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and realistic films with plots about danger, chases and races, pistol, terrorism, race against time, heroes and terrorist mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Peacemaker: Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014), Patriot Games (1992), The Sum of All Fears (2002), Hijack (1998), The Siege (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, conspiracy, secret agents, terrorism, sniper, surveillance, undercover, murder, race against time, dishonesty, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: russia, afghanistan, big ben london, moscow russia, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 95K
Patriot Games (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When CIA Analyst Jack Ryan interferes with an IRA assassination, a renegade faction targets Jack and his family as revenge.
Style: intense, suspenseful, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, spy, cia, assassination, boat chase, danger, rivalry, revenge, state affairs, government agency, master criminal, family in danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, ireland, maryland, scotland yard, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Sum of All Fears (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When the president of Russia suddenly dies, a man whose politics are virtually unknown succeeds him. The change in political leaders sparks paranoia among American CIA officials, so CIA director Bill Cabot recruits a young analyst to supply insight ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: terrorism, espionage, nuclear explosion, cold war, atomic bomb, cia, terrorist, covert operation, political conspiracy, state affairs, dishonesty, politics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, baltimore, russia, israel, chechnya ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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 ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 65K
The Siege (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The secret US abduction of a suspected terrorist leads to a wave of terrorist attacks in New York that lead to the declaration of martial law.
Style: rough, serious, bleak, thought provoking, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, islam, martial law, fbi, civil rights, siege, race against time, working undercover, fighting the system, law enforcement, white house, reluctant partners ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Under Siege 2: Dark Territory (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A passenger train has been hijacked by an electronics expert and turned into an untraceable command center for a weapons satellite. He has planned to blow up Washington DC and only one man can stop him, former Navy SEAL Casey Ryback.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, satellite, terrorist, one man army, terrorism, nuclear threat, hijacking, wrong place wrong time, disgruntled, uncontrollable, vengeful fired employee, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: pentagon, denver colorado, colorado, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.3
 3K
Detonator (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Croatia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a renegade Russian general sends a nuclear bomb hurtling toward the Middle East aboard a hijacked train, special agents are dispatched to disarm the deadly device. Ten tons of steel and one ounce of hot plutonium are now riding roughshod ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, terrorism, scientist, mercenary, hijacking, race against time, danger, undercover, fugitives, heroic mission, deadly, one man army ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, russia, iran, middle east, soviet union ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Invasion U.S.A. (1985)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A one-man army comes to the rescue of the United States when a spy attempts an invasion.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: terrorism, vigilantism, violence, armored car, rescue, one man army, vigilante, christmas, martial arts, invasion, cold war, tough heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, miami, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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2950
 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 ⇓
42%
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 ⇓
41%
The Way of War (2009)
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, assassination, terrorism, political corruption, political conspiracy, danger, state affairs, race against time, military, dishonesty, government agency, political intrigue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 86K
Broken Arrow (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When rogue stealth-fighter pilot Vic Deakins deliberately drops off the radar while on maneuvers, the Air Force ends up with two stolen nuclear warheads -- and Deakins's co-pilot, Riley Hale, is the military's only hope for getting them ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican standoff, desert, helicopter, terrorism, betrayal, explosion, gunfight, race against time, chases and races, escapades, crimes, military ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, utah, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
CIA II: Target Alexa (1993)
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: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, terrorist, terrorism, espionage, danger, race against time, government agency, undercover, state affairs, heroes, crimes, secret agents ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 ⇓
39%
 3.9
 202
Warhead (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Terrorists seize an American nuclear missile site and threaten to launch the missiles at Washington unless the President resigns immediately and $1 billion is placed in a Swiss account in 8 hours.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: race against time, terrorism, chaos, law enforcement, deadly, escapades, crimes, heroes, confined, adventure, chases and races, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, idaho, haiti, switzerland, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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 ⇓
39%
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 ⇓
38%
 6.7
 175K
Unstoppable (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A runaway train, transporting deadly, toxic chemicals, is barreling down on Stanton, Pennsylvania, and only two men can stop it: a veteran engineer and a young conductor. Thousands of lives hang in the balance as these ordinary heroes attempt to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, chase, save the day, runaway train, race against time, determination, danger, partners, chases and races, unstoppable, characters in danger, resourceful ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Marine 3: Homefront (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Marine must do whatever it takes to save his kidnapped niece and stop a terrorist attack masterminded by a radical militia group.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, terrorism, kidnapping, one man army, tough heroes, daring rescue, save the day, rivalry, danger, crimes, hostage, hostages ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington state, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.4
 16K
Nighthawks (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An international terrorist has New York in a grip of panic and it's up to Det. Sgt. Deke DaSilva to take him down.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, tough law enforcer, crime, danger, master criminal, fighting crime, hostages, crimes, working undercover, hostage, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, paris france, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 18K
Drop Zone (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A team of skydiving crooks led by DEA-agent-turned-bad Ty Moncrief (Busey) specialize in landing on police roofs and breaking in so their evil computer nerd can steal undercover agents' files and sell them to drug lords. Federal Marshal Pete ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorist, terrorism, hijacking, chase, danger, parachuting, track down, heroes, hacker, race against time, stewardess ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, one man army, betrayal, soldier, deadly, dishonesty, race against time, danger, rivalry, military, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Shadow Conspiracy (1997)
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, exciting, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political conspiracy, politics, political corruption, on the run, assassination, betrayal, assassination attempt, intrigue, crimes, witnessing a crime, law enforcement, undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 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 ⇓
37%
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 ⇓
37%
 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 ⇓
36%
 5.6
 15K
Navy Seals (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: During a rescue mission, a team of Navy Seals discover that a terrorist group have access to deadly US built Stinger missiles, and must set out to locate and destroy them before they can be used.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, intense, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, soldier, race against time, military, danger, heroic mission, save the day, war, adventure, battles, tough heroes, military life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: middle east, lebanon, beirut lebanon, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Critical Assembly (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Critical Assembly is based on two college students (Katherine Heigl and Kerr Smith) who build a nuclear device, which is stolen by a fellow student. When it ends up in the hands of a terrorist, they work with an FBI agent (Beach) in a race against ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, race against time, danger, law enforcement, chases and races, heroes, state affairs, undercover, deadly, terrorist group, hitman, media coverage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 316K
Die Hard 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: John McClane is an off-duty cop gripped with a feeling of déjà vu when on a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capital, terrorists seize a major international airport, holding thousands of holiday travelers hostage. Renegade military ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone hero, gunfight, christmas, terrorism, airport, save the day, fight scenes, one man army, danger, chase, airplane, master criminal ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1990
Place: usa, washington d.c., california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Numbers Station (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Belgium, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the moral values of a longtime wetwork black ops agent is tested during his last operation, he receives an unfavorable psych evaluation. Now he is given a break and a seemingly uncomplicated assignment of simply protecting the security of a ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, undercover, survival, danger, woman in danger, assassination, twists & turns, vengeance, adaptation, betrayal, plot twist, happy ending ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, usa, nevada, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%