Movies like The Point Men

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The Point Men (2001)
 4.4
 1K
The Point Men (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Some time after their botched operation to capture a known Palestinian terrorist, a team of Israeli agents starts to get killed off one by one. Their leader must get to the bottom of things before the killer(s) plan is complete.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, terrorism, race against time, undercover, assassination, assassination attempt, crimes, vengeance, secret agents, working undercover, save the day, heroic mission, law enforcement, rivalry, mistaken identity, disguise, mercilessness, rescue, adventure, special agents, heroes, hostages, confined, politics, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: middle east, israel, austria, palestine, zurich switzerland, tel aviv israel

Most similar movies to The Point Men

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about danger, undercover, chases and races, terrorism, heroes, crimes and deadly mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Point Men: Lethal (2005), The Defender (2004), Hidden Assassin (1995), Black Dawn (2005), Detonator (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 2.5
 357
Lethal (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A sexy and lethal female mercenary takes on an international syndicate of weapons smugglers run by the Russian Mafia.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, espionage, terrorism, undercover, race against time, danger, rescue, law enforcement, government agency, dishonesty, deadly, on the run ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.9
 1K
The Defender (2004)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The global war on terror rages on. When a government official goes missing, Lance, a man with an impressive record of service to his country, finds himself protecting the man who embodies everything he has dedicated his life to fight against.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, danger, state affairs, daring rescue, one man army, save the day, chases and races, tough heroes, law enforcement, undercover agent, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: romania, europe, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Hidden Assassin (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Crime
Country: Czech Republic, UK, France, Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A CIA agent gets caught up in political intrigue after he gets brought in to solve the murder of a Cuban ambassador.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, hitman, espionage, assassination, assassination attempt, assassin, murder, undercover agent, state affairs, secret agents, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, czech republic, prague, latin america, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 3.8
 3K
Black Dawn (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jonathan Cold returns, this time he goes Undercover to stop a group of Terrorists before they bomb Los Angeles.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, chase, race against time, martial arts, one man army, nuclear bomb, cia, car chase, crimes, heroic mission, special agents ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Movie in collections
 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 ⇓
80%
Avenging Force (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Martial arts expert Matt Hunter was one of the most promising operatives in Army intelligence until his parents were killed by terrorists, and he retired to the family's farm in Louisiana to take care of his 12-year-old sister Sara and their ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, rescue, survival, kidnapping, terrorism, one man army, tough heroes, adventure, save the day, vengeance, race against time, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Mercenary for Justice (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Aruba, USA, South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mercenary John Seeger is one of the best in the business. John and his crew battle some soldiers on Galmoral Island in Southern Africa as they're trying to rescue the French Ambassador -- there's a coup going on. Some of John's ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, mercenary, rescue, prison, one man army, tough heroes, escapades, heroes, vengeance, danger, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cape town south africa, miami, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.2
 415
The Silencer (1999)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Killer gets orders from a video game named The Silencer.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, exciting, rough ...
Plot: danger, assassination, undercover, frame up, crimes, special agents, heroes, chaos and mayhem, state affairs, adventure, chases and races, working undercover ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 19K
MI-5 (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: During a handover to the head of counter-terrorism of MI5, Harry Pearce, a terrorist escapes custody. When Harry disappears soon after, his protégé is tasked with finding out what happened as an impending attack on London looms, and eventually ...
Style: realistic, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, undercover, terrorism, secret agents, disobeying orders, one man army, corruption, race against time, explosive, innocent person killed, police, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london, moscow russia, berlin germany, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Aurora: Operation Intercept (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: There have been two mysterious plane crashes in only 48 hours. The aircraft suddenly lose control and crash, killing everyone aboard. A woman of Russian descent, Francesca Zaborszin, the daughter of a slain Federal investigator, claims ...
Style: rough, serious, futuristic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: terrorism, race against time, airplane, law enforcement, heroes, confined, hijacking, espionage, one man army, rivalry, undercover, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Peacekeeper (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a terrorist group steals the US President's personal communications computer for launching the US arsenal in case of war, only a heroic Major has the key to prevent a Presidential assassination or a nuclear holocaust.
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, race against time, nuclear threat, chase, one man army, tough heroes, secret agents, law enforcement, government agency, danger, state affairs, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, washington d.c., pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 3.9
 474
Black Thunder (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When the top secret prototype of the Nova Stealth fighter has been stolen, the Pentagon launches big alarm; the plane shouldn't come into hostile hands...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, airplane, pilot, danger, undercover, save the day, escapades, rivalry, aviation, secret mission, terrorism, one man army ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: libya
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Death Before Dishonor (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gunnery Sergeant Burns reports for duty to an American Embassy in the Middle East. However due to the 'enlightened' views of the Ambassador, the marine security detachment he is in charge of is severely restricted in their functions and ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, kidnapping, soldier, terrorism, one man army, terrorist, hostage, save the day, hostages, war, escapades, hijacking ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.1
 1K
Sweepers (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dolph Lundgren is Christian Erickson, a leading demolition expert trained to disarm mine fields in a humanitarian minesweeping operation in Angola. His son is killed and he discovers that mines are being planted during the war to kill people in the ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, terrorist, bar, one man army, son, battle, rescue, vengeance, danger, race against time, tough heroes, espionage ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 2.8
 693
The Alternate (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The President of the United States, in the midst of negative public opinion, is kidnapped while attending a charity function. However, this is all part of a plan to boost his ratings, the 'kidnappers' being a CIA black ops team. It seems ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, danger, undercover, fellow agent, law enforcement, deadly, chief of staff, head of state, chases and races, secret agents, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.8
 1K
Typhoon (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: South Korea
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Myung-sin, who has become a pirate, lives with hatred in his heart and endures the hardships, seeks revenge on the two nations, North and South Korea, using nuclear waste that has the devastating power of plutonium. Se-jong, a South Korean naval ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, politics, vengeance, undercover, heroic mission, heroes, secret agents, save the day, crimes, losing-it hero, betrayal, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, russia, bangkok thailand, southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 ⇓
58%
 6.0
 4K
The Hunted (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A businessman on a trip to Tokyo ends up in the middle of a centuries old feud between a criminal Ninja cult and a Samurai when he witnesses a assassination performed by the Ninja-cult leader.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, murder, martial arts, danger, vengeance, crimes, mysterious character, master warrior, deadly, dishonesty, hitman, ninja ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 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 ⇓
56%
 3.1
 477
Hour of Valor (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Presidential candidate running against the Vice-President plans a trip to the Balkans to negotiate the release of American servicemen being held hostage. Before he leaves, he receives a disk documenting evidence that the Vice-President has been ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, one man army, state affairs, political conspiracy, law enforcement, deadly, danger, race against time, undercover, save the day, secret agents, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Target of Opportunity (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jim Jacobs and Nick Carlton, childhood friends, are CIA operatives on a sting operation in Chechnya. The raid of a rebel militia group goes bad and the entire teams gets wiped out except for Jim and Nick, who manages to save them both. Five years ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, friendship, rescue, adventure, dishonesty, escapades, danger, crimes, political intrigue, tough heroes, working undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bulgaria, chechnya, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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 ⇓
54%
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 ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
 3.6
 466
The Elite (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After the murder of their families by a terrorist bomb, five young adults are trained as a hi-tech, anti-terrorist team with a mission to search and destroy high-profile terrorist groups.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, terrorism, race against time, undercover, danger, chases and races, secret agents, crimes, good versus evil, save the day, heroic mission, daring rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, year 1987
Place: europe, greece, athens greece, washington d.c., austria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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 ⇓
51%
 3.7
 4K
Submerged (2005)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Chris Kody, imprisoned member of the US military, is released from prison and reunited with his old team in order to pursue a renegade scientist. The catch, the scientist has developed mind control technology that can make even your friends into ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, rescue, espionage, martial arts, undercover, soldier, working undercover, deadly, daring rescue, good versus evil, one man army, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 2K
Malone (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Erstwhile C.I.A. assassin Richard Malone hopes for a tranquil retirement in the placid Pacific Northwest, but what he gets is a rumble with a right-wing extremist plotting a secret revolution. Adapted from the novel "Shotgun," by William ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, cia, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, undercover, tough heroes, on the run, rivalry, chase, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: oregon, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
In the Line of Duty (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Michelle Yip of the Hong Kong police is a mild-mannered Kung Fu expert; Michael Wong from air security is happy-go-lucky, stuck on himself, constantly talking, and smitten by her; Yamamoto is quiet, hard-boiled, leaving the Tokyo police to spend ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, martial arts, kung fu, blood, police, police shootout, coffin, deadly, one man army, police detective, police investigation, working undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 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 ⇓
47%
 3.7
 359
Freedom Strike (1998)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a peace treaty between America and Syria is thwarted, the renegade head of the Syrian army retaliates in a major way. He steals a nuclear weapon that only the Freedom Strike team can stop! Cue an action-packed race against time to save the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, race against time, terrorism, state affairs, heroes, escapades, chases and races, confined, deadly, undercover, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: mediterranean sea, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%