Movies like Perfect Assassins

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Perfect Assassins
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, government agency, hostages, secret agents, special agents, manhunt, on the run, suicide, terrorism, political conspiracy, hitman, chases and races, mad scientist, crimes, danger, poison, deadly, law enforcement, undercover, unlikely criminals, chase, dishonesty, rivalry, state affairs, sedation ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
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Desperado
Action, Thriller
USA
104 min.
 7.2
Patriot Games
Action, Thriller
USA
117 min.
 6.9
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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, deadly, rivalry, undercover, crimes and heroes mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Perfect Assassins: Sharpshooter (2007), Shadow Conspiracy (1997), Diplomatic Siege (1999), Silent Trigger (1996), Art of War 2 (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 4.5
 853
Sharpshooter
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, one man army, adventure, secret agents, betrayal, special agents, manhunt, assassin, assassination, on the run, race against time, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Shadow Conspiracy
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, conspiracy, chase, assassin, betrayal, president, politics, secret service, corruption, government agency, murder, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   78%
    User:   63%
 
Diplomatic Siege
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, government agency, hostages, one man army, secret agents, special agents, terrorism, race against time, rescue, save the day, heroic mission, hijacking ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, romania, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   72%
 
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Silent Trigger
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: criminal's revenge, government agency, hostages, adventure, secret agents, special agents, assassination attempt, betrayal, chase, hitman, manhunt, on the run ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   62%
 
 4.3
 3K
Art of War 2
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: protagonist as suspect, secret agents, assassination, betrayal, political corruption, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, heroes, undercover, frame up, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   59%
 
The Detonator
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, master criminal, adventure, master villain, secret agents, special agents, witnessing a crime, espionage, on the run, race against time, save the day, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   72%
 
 4.2
 364
Plato's Run
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fugitives, government agency, adventure, protagonist as suspect, prison, secret agents, special agents, tough law enforcer, frame up, assassination attempt, kidnapping, manhunt ...
Time: 90s
Place: cuba, latin america, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   73%
 
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The Foreigner
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, anti heroes, government agency, adventure, secret agents, witnessing a crime, chase, assassination attempt, van, assassin, package, espionage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, germany, poland, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   68%
 
 5.1
 762
Scar City
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, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightclub, police investigation, criminal's revenge, crime, gangsters, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, witnessing a crime, police, kiss, love interest, assassination ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   58%
 
 4.4
 1K
Cover-Up
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, terrorism, politics, government agency, one man army, secret agents, special agents, army investigation, terrorist plot, ambassador, cia, reporter ...
Time: 90s
Place: israel, middle east, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   47%
 
 2.7
 232
Firehead
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: government agency, master villain, secret agents, adventure, special agents, supernatural ability, espionage, telekinesis, good versus evil, on the run, race against time, save the day ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   49%
 
The Way of War
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: rough, serious, 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 ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   59%
 
Fatal Justice
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, government agency, special agents, manhunt, mind game, assassin, danger, deadly, dishonesty, undercover, golden years, assassination attempt ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   58%
 
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 162
Midnight Man
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, government agency, espionage, terrorism, political conspiracy, adventure, political intrigue, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   57%
 
 5.0
 162
The Zone
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 ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   62%
 
CIA II: Target Alexa
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: government agency, secret agents, espionage, terrorism, working undercover, chases and races, terrorist, cia, crimes, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   57%
 
 5.3
 451
Zero Tolerance
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, one man army, crime, special agents, tough law enforcer, track down, vengeance, vigilantism, tough heroes, chases and races, crimes, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas, mexico, nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   50%
 
 6.1
 21K
Sniper
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Peru
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Tough guy Thomas Beckett is an US soldier working in the Panamanian jungle. His job is to seek out rebels and remove them using his sniper skills. Beckett is notorious for losing his partners on such missions. This time he's accompanied by ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, psychological, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, military, assassination, assassin, violence, adventure, reluctant partners, manhunt, gunfight, on the run, chase, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   54%
 
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 1K
Hong Kong 97
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: partners against crime, assassination, chase, false accusation, hitman, frame up, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, best friends ...
Time: 90s, near future
Place: asia, china, england, hong kong, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   60%
 
 5.6
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Live Wire
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, politics, government agency, master criminal, partners against crime, protagonist as suspect, extramarital affair, bomb, senator, explosive, terrorist, assassination ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   54%
 
Operation Delta Force 2: Mayday
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, government agency, ship, hostages, adventure, one man army, tough law enforcer, daring rescue, race against time, cruise ship, hostage, terrorist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   47%
 
Behind Enemy Lines: Colombia
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Navy SEALS mount an attack on Colombian special forces to clear their names and rescue a hostage.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, hostages, war, secret agents, soldier, adventure, daring rescue, manhunt, terrorism, race against time, rescue, frame up ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colombia, latin america, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   49%
 
 4.3
 289
Heaven's Fire
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: hostages, one man army, crime, secret agents, terrorism, save the day, heist, fire, hijacking, confined, crimes, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   41%
 
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Contract Killers
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 ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   36%
 
 4.7
 645
Jane Doe
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A woman's son is snatched and she must follow his kidnappers’ instructions to get him back. But when she’s framed for murder by a government department, she must take them on at their own game to ensure her son's survival.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, hostages, master criminal, protagonist as suspect, secret agents, on the run, witnessing a crime, frame up, kidnapping, murder, race against time, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   42%
 
The Art of War III: Retribution
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When international diplomacy comes up short, extreme measures must be taken. In the newest installment of The Art of War, Agent Neil Shaw (Treach) is on a covert mission to stop North Korean terrorists from obtaining a nuclear bomb. But when the ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: protagonist as suspect, secret agents, race against time, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, terrorism, heroes, master warrior, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, usa, new york, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   39%
 
Desert Saints
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, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, neo noir, criminal heroes, desert, woman in danger, crime, crimes, mind game, chases and races, fbi agent, confined, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   41%
 
 4.9
 463
Last Run
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, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, secret agents, special agents, espionage, manhunt, working undercover, chases and races, undercover, on the run, vengeance, haunted by the past, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, hungary, austria, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   48%
 

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 5.6
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Most Wanted
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, government agency, assassination, betrayal, death row, false accusation, frame up, top secret, bomb, crimes, chase, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   37%
 
 4.1
 3K
Shadow Man
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An intelligence operative discovers that no one is what they seem in the shadowy world of espionage.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, government agency, hostages, adventure, master criminal, one man army, espionage, secret agents, cia, race against time, kidnapping, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, romania, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   43%
 
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