Movies like Standoff 1998

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Standoff (1998)
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Standoff (1998)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The FBI and Texas police make ready to storm the headquarters of a heavily armed sect of religious fanatics. But the operation goes horribly wrong and a couple of agents seek protection at an abandoned farm. But they are not the only ones there.
Style: exciting, rough, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: farm, siege, survival, adventure, terrorism, religions or cults, danger, society, escapades, deadly, government agency, fanatic, fbi, cult, raid, escape, flashback
Time: 90s
Place: texas

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Most similar movies to Standoff

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, rough and realistic films with plots about danger, deadly, crimes, murder, escapades, chases and races and survival mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Standoff: Fractured (2019), Deadly Stranger (1988), Red Line (2013), White Wall (2010), The Cursed (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Fractured (2019)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Driving cross-country, Ray and his wife and daughter stop at a highway rest area where his daughter falls and breaks her arm. After a frantic rush to the hospital and a clash with the check-in nurse, Ray is finally able to get her to a doctor. While ...
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, captivating, rough, bleak
Plot: insanity, hospital, gas station, doctor, desperation, rescue, disappearance, tragedy, loss of control, riding accident, loss of family, delusion ...
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100%
Deadly Stranger (1988)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An undercover cop infiltrates an illegal labor racket on a remote, Texas/Mexican border farm. After falling for the farm owner's mistress, the two discover the tables have been turned and they are the hunted.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: farm, undercover, labor, crime, nudity (full frontal - brief), labor union, working undercover, workplace situations, crimes, misfit, dishonesty, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, mexico
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82%
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 1K
Red Line (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Terrified commuters are on the ride of their lives when terrorists send a subway train speeding out of control during rush hour. With the saboteur among them, a group of citizens are now trapped underground and in a race against time if they hope to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, train, tunnel, race against time, confined, danger, escapades, deadly, bomb, terrorist, survival, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 4.2
 3K
White Wall (2010)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the near future, everything has changed. Basic human rights have become the rarest of luxuries. No one knows when this started but everyone knows how. The VXII, the deadliest virus ever created, spread like wildfire and decimated the majority of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, futuristic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, society, life is a bitch, danger, survival, future dystopia, rivalry, deadly, heroes, escapades, bounty hunter, secret ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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The Cursed (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman desperate to save her injured husband is taken hostage by an escaped mental patient.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: hostage, escaped mental patient, unlikely criminals, daring rescue, escapades, crimes, confined, danger, deadly, chases and races, forces of nature, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 3.0
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Clear Lake, WI (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of childhood friends return to their former hometown to revisit the horrors that happened there 15 years ago.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: riddles and clues, clergy, crimes, supernatural, deadly, danger, society, religions or cults, high school, small town, preacher, murder ...
Time: 90s, year 1993
Place: wisconsin
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.6
 1K
Lifepod (1993)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lifepod cronicles the trip of eight passengers after the ship they were traveling on blew up on Christmas Eve. Immediately people start dying. The passengers begin to investigate why the ship blew up and how it relates to them
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, serious
Plot: survival, spacecraft, trapped in space, rescue, terrorism, danger, deadly, escapades, space and aliens, outer space, evil corporation, murder ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.9
 263
Countdown (1996)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Chris Murdoch falls obsessively in love with a Japanese girl attending University in Seattle (Kaori Ozaki) he murders Japanese men who have shown her kindness under the pretext of revenge for the attack on Pearl Harbor during WWII. However the ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, mind game, deadly, rivalry, manhunt, law enforcement, crime gone awry, undercover, crime, partners, chases and races, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: seattle, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 7.6
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Prey (1998)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Prey is a science-fiction television series that aired for one season in 1998 on ABC. The series starred Debra Messing, Adam Storke, Larry Drake, Frankie Faison, James Morrison, and Vincent Ventresca.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, scary, exciting ...
Plot: survival, investigation, chaos, danger, genetically altered, global warming, strong female presence, deadly, escapades, imaginary, child killer, scientific discovery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 595
Avalanche (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Duncan (Hasselhoff) is a murderous thief. When he jumps out of his plane, it crashes into the Rockies and produces an avalanche. A quiet family trapped inside their house will rescue him. They will have to survive the disaster and the madman.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: against the odds, rescue, adventure, confined, rivalry, escapades, chases and races, crimes, deadly, criminal heroes, heroes, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Killing Room (2009)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Four volunteers sign up for what initially appears to be a typical paid research study, only to discover that they've unwittingly become involved with a classified government program that was said to have been terminated nearly two decades ago.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, suspense, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly, race against time, manhunt, mind game, psychopath, missing person, memory loss, rivalry, danger, undercover, isolation, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, texas, antarctica, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.4
 2K
The Fields (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tells the story of a young boy and his family who are terrorized by an unseen presence.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, realistic, serious
Plot: mystery, family in danger, murder, deadly, danger, youth, family relations, farm, religions or cults, small town, child in peril
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.8
 2K
Snapdragon (1993)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An erotic amnesiac lures a police psychologist into a world of lust and danger.
Style: erotic, psychological, disturbing, tense, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, seduction, murder, serial killer, killed during sex, police, investigation, danger, law enforcement, who done it, doctors and patients, obsession ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.2
 2K
Exit Speed (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve, ten strangers board a bus traveling across Texas. Far out in the wilds they collide with a meth-addicted biker
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: bus, gang, murder, survival, psychopath, danger, rivalry, deadly, vengeance, escapades, crimes, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Perfect Student (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A criminology professor becomes a target herself when she tries to establish the innocence of her star student in a murder.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: college life, crimes, murder, deception, police, seduction, courtroom, investigation, danger, amateur detective, college, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The President's Mistress (1978)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When Ben investigates the mysterious death of his sister, he is unaware that he is opening up a web of political intrigue. Ed Murphy, the White House Chief of Staff, becomes embroiled in a struggle to save the President from a humiliating scandal.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: murder, undercover, espionage, adventure, heroes, special agents, deadly, state affairs, infidelity, crimes, government agency, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Sometimes They Come Back... for More (1998)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On a arctic circle radio shack, an ancient evil lurks, ready to strike at a psychologist, an army man and their collective forces.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, apocalyptic
Plot: survival, experiment gone awry, investigation, danger, supernatural, deadly, psychopath, gory, murder, military officer, antichrist, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Nowhere to Land (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pilot must safely land a 747 on which deadly nerve gas has been planted.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, save the day, airplane, crimes, deadly, special agents, law enforcement, heroes, danger, chases and races, nerve gas, race against time ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, year 2000
Place: usa, australia, california, sydney australia, new south wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 6.0
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Survival Quest (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bunch of city slickers from different backgrounds go into the wild mountains to be one with nature, but basically to have a good time. However, a paramilitary group has chosen the same time to go camping. When one of the soldiers thinks their boss ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, survival, mountain, adventure, murder, rivalry, danger, deadly, hostage, hostages, treasure hunt, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.1
 2K
Chariot (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves unwitting participants in a U.S. government evacuation program gone horribly wrong.
Style: mysterious, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: danger, airplane, amnesia, confined, group of strangers, crimes, mystery, heroes, psychological drama
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Eyes of Crystal (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Bulgaria, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: While hunting a cultured, intelligent and vicious psychopath, Inspector Amaldi comes face to face with the physical and moral decay of his city as well as the ghosts of his own past.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, slasher
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, riddles and clues, law enforcement, danger, deadly, murder, whodunit, stalking, crimes, gory, battles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Blind Heat (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An industrialist's wife is kidnapped and held for ransom.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: hostage, missing person, daring rescue, rivalry, confined, crimes, crime gone awry, danger, escapades, race against time, survival, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 2K
Solstorm (2007)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: While in a party promoted by her chief and friend Måns Wenngren, the fiscal attorney, Rebecka Martinsson, receives a call from her former sister-in-law, Sanna Strandgård, telling that her brother and preacher Viktor was murdered, stabbed and with ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: murder, murder investigation, life is a bitch, investigation, danger, legal investigation, uncover truth, woman in danger, haunted by the past, religions or cults, false arrest, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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An Amish Murder (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In "An Amish Murder", the peaceful Amish farming community of Painter’s Mill, Ohio, is shattered when a series of brutal murders leaves the town with a sense of frailty and loss of innocence. Among the most affected by the tragedy was ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, mind bending, realistic
Plot: amish, murder, police investigation, religions or cults, crimes, society, law enforcement, deadly, mystery, witnessing a crime, performer's life, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Danger Beneath the Sea (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, submarine, military life, rebelliousness, military, undercover, danger, rivalry, race against time, adventure, nuclear holocaust, injustice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, russia, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.3
 2K
Deepwater (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A drifter comes to the town of Deepwater and is seduced into a twisted game of deceit and murder.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, neo noir, tense ...
Plot: crime gone awry, mystery, disorder, haunted by the past, criminal's revenge, investigation, deadly, dishonesty, murder, danger, dangerous attraction, farm ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The 9/11 Commission Report (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Independent writer-director Leigh Slawner helms this chilling dramatization of the findings laid out in the best-selling 9/11 Commission Report, a document that sought to analyze the circumstances surrounding coordinated terrorist attacks against ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world trade center manhattan new york city, investigation, uncover truth, chaos, danger, deadly, politics, state affairs, world trade center, americana, society, terrorism ...
Time: september 11 2001, contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, washington d.c., pakistan, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.5
 1K
Unaware (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In July 2010, a vacationing couple discovered something disturbing on a ranch in rural Texas. Armed with a home camcorder, they captured their experience on video.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, futuristic, suspense ...
Plot: alien encounter, found footage, danger, countryside, farm, alien, evil alien, survival, deadly, survival horror, alien contact, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.6
 537
Plasterhead (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Every town has a local legend. Not all of them are deadly. Headed to Miami to celebrate winter break, a group of four college students from New Jersey take a detour into the bowels of rural West Virginia. There, the unwitting friends uncover a ...
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gory, crimes, supernatural, danger, vengeance, survival, deadly, psychopath, murder, small town, blood, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Heathens and Thieves (2012)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Lawmen, drifters, and hired guns converge at a Northern California ranch believing its Chinese owners possess stolen gold. When two drifters hear rumors that a Chinese railroad worker has escaped with gold and now owns a remote ranch in the wilds ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gold rush, old west, cons and scams, rivalry, escapades, betrayal, crimes, farm, ranch, chinese, gunfight, manipulation ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%