Movies like Transporter 2

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Transporter 2 (2005)
 6.3
 174K
Transporter 2
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Professional driver Frank Martin is living in Miami, where he is temporarily filling in for a friend as the chauffeur for a government narcotics control policymaker and his family. The young boy in the family is targeted for kidnapping, and Frank immediately becomes involved in protecting the child and exposing the kidnappers.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, entertaining, rough, serious, stylized, ridiculous, sexy, absurd
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, kidnapping, martial arts, lone hero, fight scenes, race against time, mentor, chases and races, danger, war on drugs, bodyguard, deadly virus, explosions, virus, weapons, child in peril, chase, one man army, cars, kung fu, violence, crime, tough heroes, dumb, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, miami, usa, france
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Taken
Action, Crime, Thriller
France, USA
93 min.
 7.8
The Fast and the Furious
Action, Crime, Thriller
USA, Germany
106 min.
 6.7
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Most similar movies to Transporter 2

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, exciting, entertaining and serious films with plots about dialogue, catastrophe, chase, lone hero, mentor, vengeance and violence mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Transporter 2: The Transporter (2002), Transporter 3 (2008), Safe (2012), The Fast and the Furious (2001), Crank (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.8
 262K
The Transporter
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Former Special Forces officer, Frank Martin will deliver anything to anyone for the right price, and his no-questions-asked policy puts him in high demand. But when he realizes his latest cargo is alive, it sets in motion a dangerous chain of ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone hero, car chase, chases and races, daring rescue, transportation, betrayal, fight scenes, one man army, one against many, danger, guns, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, europe, french riviera, hong kong, saint tropez ...
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 6.1
 142K
Transporter 3
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Ukraine
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Frank Martin puts the driving gloves on to deliver Valentina, the kidnapped daughter of a Ukranian government official, from Marseilles to Odessa on the Black Sea. En route, he has to contend with thugs who want to intercept Valentina's safe ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, kidnapping, one man army, drugs/alcohol, cars, fight scenes, martial arts, murder, chase, tough heroes, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, budapest hungary, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   100%
 
 6.5
 93K
Safe
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After a former elite agent rescues a 12-year-old Chinese girl who's been abducted, they find themselves in the middle of a standoff between Triads, the Russian Mafia and high-level corrupt New York City politicians and police.
Style: exciting, entertaining, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: protector, mafia, gangsters, gunfight, organized crime, police corruption, revenge, kidnapping, lone wolves, martial arts, chase, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
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The Fast and the Furious
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Domenic Toretto is a Los Angeles street racer suspected of masterminding a series of big-rig hijackings. When undercover cop Brian O'Conner infiltrates Toretto's iconoclastic crew, he falls for Toretto's sister and must choose a side: ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, undercover cop, undercover, gang, kick-butt women, cars, racing, car race, motorcycle, heist, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   100%
 
 7.0
 216K
Crank
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Professional assassin Chev Chelios learns his rival has injected him with a poison that will kill him if his heart rate drops.
Style: semi serious, dark humor, exciting, intense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, tough heroes, assassin, car chase, gory, gangsters, race against time, crime, fight scenes, lone hero, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   44%
 
 7.8
 526K
Taken
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While vacationing with a friend in Paris, an American girl is kidnapped by a gang of human traffickers intent on selling her into forced prostitution. Working against the clock, her ex-spy father must pull out all the stops to save her. But with his ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, vigilantism, prostitution, chase, vengeance, torture, father daughter relationship, revenge, violence, cia, car chase, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france, arc de triomphe paris
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   43%
 
 6.5
 85K
Cellular
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young man receives an emergency phone call on his cell phone from an older woman. She claims to have been kidnapped – and the kidnappers have targeted her husband and child next.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police corruption, hostage, race against time, police, chase, conspiracy, kidnapping, crime, twists & turns, rescue, secrets, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   32%
 
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 6.3
 265K
Taken 2
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Istanbul, retired CIA operative Bryan Mills and his wife are taken hostage by the father of a kidnapper Mills killed while rescuing his daughter.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, chase, violence, father daughter relationship, revenge, car chase, torture, hostages, brutality, betrayal, one man army, islam ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: turkey, europe, albania, asia, china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   43%
 
 6.5
 115K
Killer Elite
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Based on a shocking true story, Killer Elite pits two of the world’s most elite operatives—Danny, an ex-special ops agent and Hunter, his longtime mentor—against the cunning leader of a secret military society. Covering the globe from ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, hostage, spy, secret service, assassination, mentor, mercenary, chase, secret society, car chase, violence, desert ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980
Place: england, london, middle east, europe, australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   39%
 
 6.6
 137K
The Mechanic
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Arthur Bishop is a 'mechanic' - an elite assassin with a strict code and unique talent for cleanly eliminating targets. It's a job that requires professional perfection and total detachment, and Bishop is the best in the business. But ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, tense, clever, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, mentor, revenge, betrayal, car chase, arms dealer, teaching the ways of the world, gunfight, partners, deception, loss of friend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, chicago illinois, colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   32%
 
District 13: Ultimatum
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Damien and Leito return to District 13 on a mission to bring peace to the troubled sector that is controlled by five different gang bosses, before the city's secret services take drastic measures to solve the problem.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, martial arts, prison escape, corruption, car chase, undercover cop, crime, fight scenes, on the run, urban ghetto, vigilante, conspiracy ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: france, europe, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   33%
 
 6.3
 79K
War
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: FBI agent Jack Crawford is out for revenge when his partner is killed and all clues point to the mysterious assassin Rogue. But when Rogue turns up years later to take care of some unfinished business, he triggers a violent clash of rival gangs. ...
Style: stylized, serious, rough, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, revenge, chase, crime, hitman, fbi, assassin, betrayal, assassination, car chase, kung fu ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   39%
 
 6.0
 158K
Taken 3
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ex-government operative Bryan Mills finds his life is shattered when he's falsely accused of a murder that hits close to home. As he's pursued by a savvy police inspector, Mills employs his particular set of skills to track the real killer ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, revenge, chase, kidnapping, on the run, car chase, police investigation, one man army, betrayal, torture, arms dealer, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, europe, santa monica california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   33%
 
Movie in collections
 6.5
 95K
Homefront
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Phil Broker is a former DEA agent who has gone through a crisis after his action against a biker gang went horribly wrong and it cost the life of his boss' son. He is recently widowed and is left with a 9-years-old daughter,Maddy. He decides to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drugs, drug dealer, ex law enforcer, father daughter relationship, martial arts, crimes, gunfight, tough heroes, undercover cop, crime, small town, single father ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   36%
 
 6.2
 102K
Parker
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A thief with a unique code of professional ethics is double-crossed by his crew and left for dead. Assuming a new disguise and forming an unlikely alliance with a woman on the inside, he looks to hijack the score of the crew's latest heist.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, fight scenes, crimes, robbery, crime, car chase, romance, betrayal, jewel robbery, cons and scams, happy ending, money ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, miami, usa, new orleans, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   35%
 
Mechanic: Resurrection
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Arthur Bishop thought he had put his murderous past behind him when his most formidable foe kidnaps the love of his life. Now he is forced to travel the globe to complete three impossible assassinations, and do what he does best, make them look like ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, tense, entertaining, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer, mechanic, revenge, chase, fight scenes, gunfight, murder, shooting, criminal's revenge, betrayal, blood, prison ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, rio de janeiro, australia, thailand, sydney australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   30%
 
 5.7
 29K
Sudden Death
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: International action superstar Jean Claude Van Damme teams with Powers Boothe in a Tension-packed, suspense thriller, set against the back-drop of a Stanley Cup game.Van Damme portrays a father whose daughter is suddenly taken during a championship ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, terrorism, one man army, martial arts, lone hero, fight scenes, secret agents, explosions, assassin, secret service, violence, stadium ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   24%
 
 5.6
 25K
12 Rounds
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When New Orleans cop Danny Fisher prevents a brilliant thief from successfully carrying out his latest heist, the thief's girlfriend is accidentally killed. Hungry for revenge, the criminal mastermind breaks out of prison and kidnaps ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, police, vengeance, car chase, family, revenge, fbi, criminal's revenge, tough law enforcer, chase, mind game, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new orleans, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   32%
 
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 6.4
 85K
Colombiana
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Zoe Saldana plays a young woman who, after witnessing her parents’ murder as a child in Bogota, grows up to be a stone-cold assassin. She works for her uncle as a hitman by day, but her personal time is spent engaging in vigilante murders that she ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, hitman, innocence lost, assassin, revenge, vigilantism, vigilante, chase, murder, torture, cia, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1992
Place: usa, latin america, new jersey, colombia, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   28%
 
 6.2
 75K
Blitz
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A tough, renegade cop is dispatched to take down a serial killer who has been targeting police officers.
Style: serious, exciting, suspense, talky, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, revenge, cop as target, law enforcer killer, murder, tough law enforcer, vigilante, fight scenes, crimes, law enforcement, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   24%
 
Gone in Sixty Seconds
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Upon learning that he has to come out of retirement to steal 50 cars in one night to save his brother Kip's life, former car thief Randall "Memphis" Raines enlists help from a few "boost happy" pals to accomplish a seemingly ...
Style: exciting, suspense, entertaining, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, crime, criminal heroes, race against time, master criminal, car thief, cars, organized crime, gangsters, danger, betrayal, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   25%
 
 7.2
 324K
Furious 7
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Deckard Shaw seeks revenge against Dominic Toretto and his family for his comatose brother.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, chase, revenge, vengeance, surveillance, death, cars, amnesia, heist, fight scenes, explosions, racing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, tokyo, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   31%
 
Fast & Furious 6
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Spain
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Hobbs has Dominic and Brian reassemble their crew to take down a team of mercenaries: Dominic unexpectedly gets convoluted also facing his presumed deceased girlfriend, Letty.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, ridiculous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, chase, heist, amnesia, cars, racing, fight scenes, torture, dialogue, kidnapping, motorcycle, arms dealer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, spain, europe, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   32%
 
Movie in collections
 6.7
 168K
Fast 8
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, USA, Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: When a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of crime and a betrayal of those closest to him, the crew face trials that will test them as never before.
Style: entertaining, exciting, surprise ending, tense, captivating ...
Plot: car chase, chase, betrayal, cars, racing, rescue mission, mysterious woman, technology, fight scenes, family, revenge, submarine ...
Time: 2010s
Place: tokyo, new york, manhattan new york city, havana cuba, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   28%
 
 4.6
 13K
Half Past Dead
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This movie tells the story of a man who goes undercover in a hi-tech prison to find out information to help prosecute those who killed his wife. While there he stumbles onto a plot involving a death-row inmate and his $200 million stash of gold.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, ridiculous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, prison, alcatraz, gangsters, undercover, island, one man army, fight scenes, violence, secret agents, crime, hostage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   22%
 
 7.0
 92K
Unleashed
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Raised as a slave, Danny is used to fighting for his survival. In fact, his "master," Bart, thinks of him as a pet and goes as far as leashing him with a collar so they can make money in fight clubs, where Danny is the main contender. When ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, vengeance, redemption, hitman, kung fu, violence, blindness, revenge, dog, chase, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, scotland, hong kong, china, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   25%
 
The Replacement Killers
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hired assassin John Lee is asked by Chinatown crime boss Terence Wei to murder the young son of policeman Stan Zedkov. Lee has the boy in his sights, but his conscience gets the better of him, and he spares the child's life. Afraid that Wei ...
Style: stylized, exciting, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, revenge, vengeance, gangsters, crime, chase, assassin, organized crime, redemption, betrayal, gangster ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   23%
 
 6.8
 249K
Con Air
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When the government puts all its rotten criminal eggs in one airborne basket, it's asking for trouble. Before you can say, "Pass the barf bag," the crooks control the plane, led by creepy Cyrus "The Virus" Grissom. Watching ...
Style: exciting, suspense, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: violence, prison, airplane, brutality, hijacking, gunfight, revenge, helicopter, fugitives, murder, convict, one man army ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   31%
 

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 5.9
 41K
Passenger 57
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An infamous terrorist has evaded capture for a long time by being extremely clever and ruthless. Things get interesting when he hijacks a plane carrying famous security expert John Cutter, who isn't about to stand this sort of thing.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, fbi, airport, chase, hijacking, hostage, gunfight, hostages, martial arts, one man army, revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, florida, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   32%
 
 6.1
 48K
The Condemned
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Jack Conrad is awaiting the death penalty in a corrupt Central American prison. He is "purchased" by a wealthy television producer and taken to a desolate island where he must fight to the death against nine other condemned killers from ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, chase, brutality, death, survival, jungle, vengeance, betrayal, murder, violence, internet, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   24%
 
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