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, state affairs, undercover, government agency, unlikely criminals, poison, hostage ...
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, crimes, rivalry, undercover and heroes 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: one man army, betrayal, assassin, assassination, cia, confined, adventure, secret agents, golden years, chases and races, special agents, deadly ...
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, 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 ⇓
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: 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 ⇓
88%
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 ⇓
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: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, betrayal, on the run, martial arts, assassination, government agency, dishonesty, law enforcement, chases and races, adventure, secret agents, state affairs ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 ⇓
68%
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, starting over, frame up, hitman, rivalry, assassination attempt, undercover, dishonesty, government agency, deadly, secret agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: west indies, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: realistic, rough, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassin, aging, mind game, manhunt, special agents, golden years, state affairs, parents and children, assassination attempt, undercover, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: realistic, serious, rough, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, inventions and discoveries, tough heroes, working undercover, gang, ira, deadly, political conspiracy, government agency, law enforcement, political intrigue, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, england, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, suspenseful, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, martial arts, on the run, race against time, heroes, adventure, secret agents, deadly, government agency, political conspiracy, undercover, espionage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, poland, germany, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, frame up, assassination, dishonesty, law enforcement, government agency, deadly, political conspiracy, partners, adventure, chases and races, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
Place: cuba, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, chase, danger, race against time, save the world, undercover, tough heroes, murder, heroes, criminal heroes, gangsters, secret agents ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, undercover, ira, terrorism, assassination, state affairs, adventure, crimes, golden years, chases and races, hitman, espionage ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, hitman, murder, frame up, wrongfully committed, best friends, race against time, danger, dishonesty, deadly, assassination, crimes ...
Time: 90s, near future
Place: hong kong, china, europe, england, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, danger, tough law enforcer, police investigation, partners, undercover, dishonesty, crimes, police, love interest, kiss, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 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: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: betrayal, assassination, espionage, frame up, undercover, on the run, false accusation, danger, hitman, intrigue, political intrigue, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: telekinesis, chases and races, supernatural ability, track down, androids and robots, state affairs, crimes, save the day, special agents, good versus evil, on the run, undercover ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, on the run, chase, manhunt, assassination, death row, false accusation, top secret, investigation, betrayal, crimes, state affairs ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
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, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, manhunt, undercover, fbi, investigation, kidnapping, crimes, murder, criminal heroes, track down, rivalry, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, save the day, adventure, special agents, chases and races, confined, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, undercover ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, terrorism, explosive, senator, crimes, danger, investigation, undercover, politics, police detective, special agents, government agency ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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, rough, serious, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug abuse, murder, special agents, criminal heroes, crimes, gangsters, track down, lone wolves, chases and races, criminal's revenge, confined, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: mexico, nevada, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, fire, crime, crimes, secret agents, confined, chases and races, save the day, danger, vengeance, good versus evil, undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 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 ⇓
50%
 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 ⇓
50%
 5.0
 909
Ignition (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A web of intrigue and conspiracy lies beneath the euphoria as the U.S. is about to put a man on the moon for the first time in over thirty years
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting the system, life turned upside down, manhunt, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, tough heroes, assassination, political conspiracy, military, rebellion, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.2
 363
Detonator (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Action
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former FBI agent must stop a crazy man from blowing up bombs.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, undercover, save the day, rivalry, race against time, danger, special agents, crimes, vengeance, law enforcement, deadly, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.0
 560
First Target (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Secret Service attempts to prevent an elaborately plotted assassination attempt on the President.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: undercover, state affairs, danger, government agency, crimes, secret agents, head of state, save the day, political intrigue, political conspiracy, assassination attempt, assassination ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, undercover, tough heroes, manhunt, on the run, working undercover, rivalry, vengeance, danger, haunted by the past, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hungary, europe, austria, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, hitman, psychopath, on the run, tough heroes, working undercover, deadly, hostages, adventure, state affairs, manhunt, terrorism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%