Movies like Perfect Assassins

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Perfect Assassins (1998)
 4.0
 281
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, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, suicide, mad scientist, government agency, hostages, poison, secret agents, special agents, manhunt, on the run, terrorism, political conspiracy, hitman, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement, undercover, unlikely criminals, chase, dishonesty, rivalry, state affairs, 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 serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about chases and races, danger, rivalry, deadly, crimes, undercover and dishonesty mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Perfect Assassins: Sharpshooter (2007), Shadow Conspiracy (1997), Diplomatic Siege (1999), Zero Tolerance (1994), Fatal Justice (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.5
 853
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, assassination, assassin, betrayal, government agency, adventure, secret agents, special agents, manhunt, on the run, race against time, 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, realistic, rough, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, on the run, political conspiracy, political corruption, chief of staff, assassination, government agency, protagonist as suspect, betrayal, witnessing a crime, assassination attempt, intrigue ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, politics, government agency, hostages, one man army, secret agents, special agents, race against time, rescue, save the day, heroic mission, hijacking ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, europe, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.3
 451
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, drug abuse, lone wolves, one man army, crime, special agents, tough law enforcer, track down, vengeance, vigilantism, tough heroes, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: mexico, las vegas, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassin, government agency, special agents, soldier, female assassin, cia, manhunt, mind game, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 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: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, betrayal, martial arts, on the run, murder, protagonist as suspect, secret agents, political corruption, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, realistic, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, master criminal, master villain, adventure, secret agents, special agents, witnessing a crime, espionage, on the run, race against time, save the day, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.8
 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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, hitman, partners against crime, assassination, false accusation, frame up, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, best friends ...
Time: 90s, near future
Place: china, hong kong, asia, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 4.2
 364
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: frame up, kidnapping, assassination, fugitives, government agency, protagonist as suspect, adventure, prison, secret agents, special agents, tough law enforcer, assassination attempt ...
Time: 90s
Place: cuba, latin america, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, politics, government agency, secret agents, crime, special agents, assassination attempt, espionage, political conspiracy, political intrigue, working undercover, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, england, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.6
 162
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, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, soldier, terrorism, ira, government agency, espionage, political conspiracy, adventure, political intrigue, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, drugs/alcohol, soldier, special agents, assassination, race against time, political conspiracy, political corruption, hitman, chases and races, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 2.7
 232
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, government agency, master villain, secret agents, adventure, special agents, supernatural ability, espionage, good versus evil, on the run, race against time, save the day ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, manhunt, vengeance, frame up, hitman, chases and races, dishonesty, undercover, secret agents, assassination, assassination attempt, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: west indies, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.0
 162
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: good versus evil, hostages, one man army, adventure, secret agents, special agents, espionage, manhunt, race against time, save the day, terrorism, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.3
 289
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, fire, hostages, one man army, crime, tower, secret agents, save the day, heist, hijacking, confined, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.9
 4K
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, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: assassination, political conspiracy, chases and races, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, state affairs, betrayal, espionage, intrigue, on the run, track down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.2
 271
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, serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, martial arts, terrorism, hostages, race against time, kidnapping, save the day, hijacking, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, terrorist, government agency, secret agents, espionage, terrorism, working undercover, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.0
 297
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, terrorism, one man army, chase, hostages, special agents, countryside, adventure, tough heroes, chases and races, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, criminal's revenge, government agency, adventure, hostages, secret agents, special agents, assassination attempt, betrayal, chase, manhunt ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, serious, realistic, offbeat, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, neo noir, desert, fbi, undercover, manhunt, car chase, criminal heroes, woman in danger, crime, wilderness, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 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, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, assassination, bomb, top secret, death row, false accusation, frame up, chase, manhunt, on the run, government agency, betrayal ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 4.3
 445
The Rage (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: FBI Special Agent Travis is trying to catch a deranged serial killer and is doing his best despite having a new and unexperienced partner in the form of Kelly McCord. It turns out that the serial killer is an entire army of disgruntled CIA ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, strong sexual content, misfit partners, secret agents, crime, special agents, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.7
 383
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, criminal heroes, gang, gangsters, crime, crime gone awry, frame up, heist, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 762
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, police, kiss, love interest, criminal's revenge, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, police corruption, deadly, law enforcement, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 698
The Hit List (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hit man's boss refers him to a client, a dangerous woman who mixes business with pleasure.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: hitman, assassination, crimes, secret, criminal, deadly, dishonesty, drug dealing, espionage, vengeance, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.9
 337
Butter (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Corrupt record company executives kill a singing sensation with a drug overdose rather than letting her leave their label and join another company. They then frame her cousin/manager for the murder forcing him to go on the run and to try to get the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, urban, frame up, crimes, dishonesty, crime, law enforcement, city life, musician's life, chase, on the run, drug abuse ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Operation Delta Force 2: Mayday (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A ship captained by the father (Dale Dye) of the leader (Michael McGrady) of Delta Force is taken hostage by terrorists. As might be expected the force is sent in to stop them.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, admiral, cruise ship, hostage, exploding helicopter, terrorist, captain, ship, government agency, adventure, hostages, one man army ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, package, van, assassin, chase, good versus evil, anti heroes, government agency, adventure, secret agents, witnessing a crime, assassination attempt ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, germany, poland, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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