Movies like Perfect Assassins

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Perfect Assassins (1998)
 4.0
 283
Perfect Assassins (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When deadly terrorists strike, an FBI man, who is an expert on terrorist mentality, hunts their twisted "creator," who may be connected with a disgraced professor from his past.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, mad scientist, suicide, crimes, special agents, hitman, hostages, terrorism, secret agents, chase, on the run, political conspiracy, manhunt, danger, chases and races, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, rivalry, undercover, government agency, state affairs, unlikely criminals, poison, fbi ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america

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Most similar movies to Perfect Assassins

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about danger, chases and races, deadly, rivalry, crimes, undercover and dishonesty mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Perfect Assassins: Sharpshooter (2007), Shadow Conspiracy (1997), Diplomatic Siege (1999), The Way of War (2009), Art of War 2 (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.5
 898
Sharpshooter (2007)
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, one man army, cia, assassination, assassin, chases and races, crimes, golden years, secret agents, heroes, heroic mission, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, on the run, political corruption, assassination, betrayal, crimes, witnessing a crime, assassination attempt, intrigue, state affairs, legal investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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 ⇓
86%
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, danger, political corruption, political conspiracy, state affairs, political intrigue, deadly, dishonesty, military, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 4.3
 3K
Art of War 2 (2008)
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: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, martial arts, on the run, murder, betrayal, manhunt, frame up, rivalry, undercover, danger, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Contract Killers (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Trinidad and Tobago
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A CIA assassin attempts to break out of the contract killing business to try to lead a normal life. But when "the system" tracks her down and frames her for the death of her husband, she embarks on a path of revenge that leads her back ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, manhunt, rivalry, frame up, hitman, starting over, danger, assassination attempt, undercover, secret agents, assassination, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: langley virginia, west indies
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 ⇓
66%
Fatal Justice (1994)
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: suspenseful, realistic, rough, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassin, golden years, chases and races, parents and children, special agents, rivalry, manhunt, aging, state affairs, danger, government agency ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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On Dangerous Ground (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Vusi Madlazi returns to the South African village he left as a young boy (he was organizing against apartheid, and left in fear of his life) to bury his father. He meets up with his brother Ernest, who tells him their other brother Stephen ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, gang, danger, race against time, politics, inventions and discoveries, political intrigue, government agency, law enforcement, deadly, political conspiracy, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, china, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.5
 375
Plato's Run (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hired to rescue escaped inmates, a Florida man is framed for a Cuban gangster's assassination.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, frame up, kidnapping, undercover, manhunt, rescue, danger, prison, adventure, tough law enforcer, heroes, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: cuba, latin america, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.0
 379
Armstrong (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Cold War has just heated up! CIA Agent Bob Taylor (Charles Napier) arrives in Moscow with his new wife Susan (Kimberley Kates) with a highly secret video tape of Russian missiles leaving an unknown base near Moscow under the cover of darkness. ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, chase, heroes, gangsters, secret agents, chases and races, espionage, one man army, hijacking, investigation, terrorism, political conspiracy ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.2
 172
Midnight Man (1997)
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, undercover, ira, terrorism, heroes, crimes, golden years, state affairs, deadly, downfall, chases and races, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.8
 1K
Hong Kong 97 (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Hong Kong 97 takes place in Hong Kong right before the transfer of power from Britain to China. Reginald Cameron, an assassin affiliated with a large corporation with interests in the colony, guns down key members of the Chinese envoy which will ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, murder, rivalry, frame up, life is a bitch, assassination, survival, false accusation ...
Time: 90s, near future
Place: hong kong, china, europe, england, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.9
 5K
The Suspect (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Dong-chul was the best special field agent in North Korea, but he’s abandoned by his government during a mission. While on the run, he looks for his wife and child, who were sold as slaves to China, only to discover their corpses. He soon finds ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: false accusation, hitman, assassination, espionage, betrayal, undercover, rivalry, danger, intrigue, on the run, frame up, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 2.7
 284
Firehead (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a Russian cyborg with telekinetic powers terrorizes a city, an elite government agency intervenes. Col. Vaughn convinces "regular guy" chemist, Warren Hart, to team up with a beautiful blonde agent to capture the menace. But Warren ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: telekinesis, special agents, heroic mission, crimes, androids and robots, save the day, master villain, chases and races, state affairs, race against time, danger, bio weapon ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.6
 5K
Most Wanted (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sgt. James Dunn, who is wrongly accused of assassination of the officer he had a row with, is saved from death row and recruited for top-secret special operations squad led by Lt. Col Grant Casey. Their mission is to neutralize criminals who had ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, on the run, chase, manhunt, death row, assassination, false accusation, top secret, crimes, investigation, betrayal, state affairs ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Desert Saints (2002)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kiefer Sutherland is a hard-edged hit man. Known as the world's best professional killer, Sutherland is living a life of detached solitude when he is given an assignment that pairs him up with a sultry hitchhiker (Melora Walters). Before long, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, manhunt, undercover, fbi, crimes, kidnapping, investigation, murder, track down, deadly, criminal heroes, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.6
 164
The Zone (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Former Gulf War hero Rowdy Welles is framed for murder by unscrupulous CIA boss Dick Althorp. As his price of freedom, Welles is ordered to undertake a deadly mission to destroy a nuclear processing plant in a foreign nation, owned by dangerous ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, heroes, crimes, save the day, undercover, manhunt, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, espionage, terrorism, hijacking ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 3K
Live Wire (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Danny O'Neill is a bomb disposal expert assigned to a case where terrorists have developed an "invisible" liquid explosive which is activated within the human body.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, terrorism, explosive, senator, crimes, danger, investigation, undercover, police detective, politics, special agents, government agency ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.4
 470
Zero Tolerance (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After surviving a sneak attack on himself and fellow agents Jimmy and Gene as they were transporting drug kingpin Raymond Manta out of a Mexican jail, FBI agent Jeff Douglas becomes an uwitting pawn of the White Hand drug cartel. Mistakenly told ...
Style: realistic, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug abuse, murder, fighting crime, law enforcement, master criminal, deadly, track down, crimes, hostages, working undercover, tough heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: mexico, las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.1
 306
Heaven's Fire (1999)
Genre: Thriller, Action
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Terrorists seize a building with intent to blow it up. However, one of the men trapped in the building is an ex-treasury agent, who just happens to be there with his wife and children in a tour group. Having to fight the terrorists and fires that ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, fire, secret agents, escapades, hostages, save the day, crimes, heist, hijacking, one man army, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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 ⇓
51%
 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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, cia, assassination, assassin, spy, danger, boat chase, rivalry, revenge, family in danger, government agency, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, ireland, washington d.c., scotland yard, maryland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 775
Scar City (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young cop gets thrown in with a special police squad who are acting as assassins against hoods and who don't care who gets in the way.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, kiss, love interest, danger, police corruption, partners, law enforcement, deadly, fighting crime, criminal's revenge, partners against crime, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Silent Trigger (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Waxman is a former Special Forces soldier who is now working as a heavily armed assassin for a top secret government agency. When a covert mission goes terribly wrong, Waxman and fellow assassin Clegg become that agency's prime targets.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, soldier, betrayal, tough heroes, law enforcement, government agency, deadly, hostages, criminal's revenge, heroes, adventure, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.9
 587
Sanctuary (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Luke Kovak is part of a covert group within the CIA that works on illegal black ops involving blackmail and assassinations. When his boss orders the murder of one of the team, Luke realizes how expendable they all are and gets out (taking proof of ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, espionage, redemption, assassination, church, special agents, state affairs, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, going straight, government agency ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, italy, canada, toronto ontario canada, pentagon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Foreigner (2003)
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, realistic, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, good versus evil, martial arts, van, package, assassin, crimes, witnessing a crime, state affairs, secret agents, anti heroes, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, germany, poland, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, cia, good versus evil, psychopath, government agency, deadly, law enforcement, race against time, danger, rivalry, undercover, special agents ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.7
 396
Red Line (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A car thief is seen stealing, and is blackmailed into stealing more cars for someone else's profit.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, heist, chases and races, crime, gangsters, crimes, parents and children, criminal heroes, law enforcement, dishonesty, partners ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.2
 470
Last Run (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frank Banner used to specialize in helping Soviet spies defect safely to the West. Banner's wife was shot to death aiding such an escape. Now, with the Cold War over, Banner is called upon to safely escort an ex-K.G.B. man who is wanted dead by ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, dishonesty, government agency, deadly, law enforcement, heroes, crimes, secret agents, working undercover, special agents, state affairs, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hungary, europe, austria, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%