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
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, chases and races, undercover, heroes, terrorism, 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), Mercenary for Justice (2006). 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, secret agents, hostages, heroes, crimes, special agents, save the day, state affairs, one man army, terrorism, espionage, confined ...
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, daring rescue, state affairs, one man army, save the day, chases and races, tough heroes, law enforcement, undercover agent, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
Place: romania, europe, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, assassination, espionage, hitman, undercover, assassin, murder, undercover agent, working undercover, protagonist as suspect, secret agents, state affairs ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, czech republic, latin america, prague, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 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: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, chase, race against time, one man army, martial arts, cia, nuclear bomb, car chase, working undercover, confined, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Movie in collections
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, mercenary, rescue, one man army, prison, tough heroes, vengeance, escapades, heroes, danger, rivalry, chases and races ...
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: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: danger, undercover, assassination, frame up, government agency, deadly, terrorism, one man army, rivalry, friendship, working undercover, special agents ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, futuristic ...
Plot: race against time, airplane, terrorism, law enforcement, rivalry, espionage, one man army, hijacking, danger, undercover, vengeance, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, kidnapping, soldier, one man army, terrorism, terrorist, hostage, vengeance, escapades, save the day, rivalry, battles ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, undercover, fellow agent, danger, crimes, secret agents, hostages, head of state, deadly, law enforcement, chief of staff ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 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: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, bar, one man army, son, battle, terrorist, tough heroes, rescue, undercover, espionage, vengeance, race against time ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, nuclear threat, race against time, chase, one man army, secret agents, tough heroes, state affairs, crimes, heroic mission, daring rescue, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, pentagon, washington d.c., chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 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: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, terrorism, airplane, military, race against time, pilot, officers and cadets, heroes, obsessive quest, daring rescue, secret agents, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: libya
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, terrorism, race against time, corruption, massacre, escape, police, explosive, terrorist, sabotage, one man army, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, london, moscow russia, berlin germany, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, martial arts, terrorism, rescue, racism, survival, kidnapping, wilderness, espionage, undercover, deadly, political corruption ...
Time: 80s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ 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: 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 ⇓
59%
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, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, terrorism, conspiracy, sniper, surveillance, secret agents, undercover, murder, race against time, dishonesty, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s, year 2001 ...
Place: russia, manhattan new york city, afghanistan, big ben london, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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, terrorism, working undercover, submarine, race against time, save the day, state affairs, military, danger, government agency, frame up, russian ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, russia, pentagon, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, murder, martial arts, danger, vengeance, crimes, master warrior, mysterious character, dishonesty, deadly, hitman, ninja ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Movie in collections
 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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough, awful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, race against time, terrorism, rescue, train explosion, one man army, tough heroes, save the day, runaway train, chases and races, secret agents, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, terrorism, race against time, undercover, danger, chases and races, secret agents, crimes, vengeance, good versus evil, government agency, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, year 1987
Place: europe, greece, athens greece, utah, austria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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 ⇓
53%
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, crimes, rescue, law enforcement, dishonesty, government agency, political conspiracy, political intrigue, undercover, espionage, danger, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bulgaria, chechnya, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, cia, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, undercover, on the run, rivalry, chase, danger, deadly, dishonesty, tough heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: oregon, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 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: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, terrorism, military, crimes, state affairs, chases and races, confined, heroes, deadly, undercover, danger, escapades ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington d.c., mediterranean sea
⇓ 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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, martial arts, police shootout, blood, coffin, kung fu, police, confined, working undercover, police investigation, police detective, one man army ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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 ⇓
49%
 6.0
 4K
Target (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A Texan with a secret past (Gene Hackman) searches Europe with his son (Matt Dillon) after the KGB kidnaps his wife (Gayle Hunnicutt).
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, chase, missing person, father son relationship, rescue, espionage, daring rescue, secret agents, parents and children, crimes, haunted by the past, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, usa, texas, france, dallas texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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 ⇓
47%
Excessive Force II: Force on Force (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Stacie Randall plays Harley, a Special Forces agent-turned-investigator, who arrives on the scene of an apparent mob hit to help the local police. In actuality, she's hunting down Francis Lydell, her former C.O. and lover, who shot her in the ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, gulf war, special agents, chases and races, vengeance, danger, rivalry, law enforcement, deadly, terrorism, assassination, espionage ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Evil That Men Do (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professional killer Holland is forced out of retirement to break a Central American government's political torture ring when one of his friends, a Latin American journalist, is killed. The murderer, Doctor Clement Molloch, is the master sadist ...
Style: disturbing, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, bounty hunter, chase, assassination, hitman, vigilantism, good versus evil, martial arts, torture, revolver, serial killer, vigilante ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, holland, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%