Movies and TV shows like Thunder in Paradise

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Thunder in Paradise (1994)
 5.5
 2K
Thunder in Paradise (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Thunder in Paradise was a one-hour action-adventure TV series from the creators of Baywatch, which starred Hulk Hogan, Chris Lemmon, and Carol Alt. This first-run syndicated TV series originally premiered as a straight-to-video feature film in September 1993, then ran for one season in 1994, before being cancelled. The series was later rebroadcast on the TNT cable network.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: resort, adventure, fighting crime, partners, chase, chases and races, rescue, save the day, beach, boat chase, tough heroes, mercenary, crimes, ocean, heroes, ocean or sea, danger, super vehicle, adventurer, hi-tech, undercover, hotel, vietnam vet, vietnam war veteran, speedboat ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, florida

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and realistic films and TV series with plots about adventure, heroes, escapades, danger, rivalry, crimes and chases and races mostly in Adventure, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Thunder in Paradise: Soldier of Fortune, Inc. (1997), Baywatch (1989), Knight Rider (2008), The A-Team (1983), Sharpe's Enemy (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Soldier of Fortune, Inc. (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Soldier of Fortune, Inc. was a television show created by Dan Gordon which ran for two seasons, from 1997–1999 The show was about an elite team who performed "unofficial" missions for the US Government. During the first season, the ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, ex soldier, crimes, fighting crime, escapades, heroes, partners, adventure, danger, tough heroes, soldier, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
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95%
 5.3
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Baywatch (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Baywatch is an American action drama series about the Los Angeles County Lifeguards who patrol the beaches of Los Angeles County, California, starring David Hasselhoff. The show was canceled after its first season on NBC, but survived and later ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, captivating, sexual
Audience: teens
Plot: lifeguard, beach, adventure, rescue, workplace, swimming, workplace situations, workplace romance, heroism, ocean, sea, friendship ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: california, southern california, usa, los angeles, hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
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Knight Rider (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: On the heels of NBC's hit movie, the iconic 1980s television classic comes roaring back to life as a reinvented, updated and super-charged action series showcasing the new KITT (Knight Industries Three Thousand). Absolutely the coolest car ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: talking car, a.i., fighting crime, car chase, adventure, armored vehicle, car, friendship, partners, gunfight, heroic mission, fight scenes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.5
 34K
The A-Team (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The A-Team is an American action-adventure television series, running from 1983 to 1987, about a fictional group of ex United States Army Special Forces personnel who work as soldiers of fortune, while on the run from the Army after being branded as ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: swat team, commando, adventure, partners, mercenary, righting the wronged, ex soldier, chases and races, escapades, improvised weapon, gunfight, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Delta Force 3: The Killing Game (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A terrorist places an atom bomb somewhere in an American metropolis. The president of the U.S. has no other choice; he has to call Delta Force.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, hostage, hijacking, heroic mission, nightmare comes true, tough heroes, fighting crime, one man army, save the day, crimes, escapades ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, florida, miami, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Sharpe's Enemy (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Portugal 1813. A band of deserters, including Sharpe's old enemy, Obadiah Hakeswill, have captured two women, one the wife of a high-ranking English officer, and are holding them hostage for ransom. Sharpe is given the 60th Rifles and a Rocket ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic, exciting
Plot: military, soldier, heroes, british soldier, heroic mission, captivity, kidnapping, confined, daring rescue, crimes, war, wartime life ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: portugal, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.5
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Cobra (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cobra is an American television action/adventure series starring Michael Dudikoff. It ran for just one season in syndication.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: heroes, ex soldier, karate, violence, chase, revenge, martial arts, escapades, adventure, fighting crime, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 8.1
 266
Hawkeye (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The further adventures based on characters created by James Fennimore Cooper. Hawkeye the woodsman meets a brave English woman trying to free her husband from the French. Set during the French and Indian War in the area of the Hudson Valley.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: captivity, culture clash, adventure, rescue, heroes, adventurer, male female friendship, fort
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 7.6
 594
Amazon (1999)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Amazon was a syndicated television show created by Peter Benchley. It was developed by Canadian production companies Alliance Atlantis Communications & WIC Entertainment and German company Beta Film GmbH. The 22 episodes of the series were in ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: air disaster, adventure, jungle, amazon tribe, survival, superstition, tribe, rescue, escapades, forces of nature, down on your luck, dangerous animal ...
Time: 90s
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Sharpe's Eagle (1993)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Sharpe is a Captain saddled with the South Essex, a battalion run by incompetents and filled with soldiers who have never been in battle. When the South Essex loses its colours (its regimental flag), Sharpe vows to save the honor of the regiment by ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, exciting, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, military, battles, heroes, soldier, escapades, war, state affairs, rebellion, military life, wartime life, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.2
 2K
Logan's Run (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In a futuristic society where reaching the age of 30 is a death sentence, a rebellious law enforcement agent goes on the run in search of Sanctuary.
Style: futuristic, serious, captivating, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: chase, future dystopia, track down, adventure, danger, escapades, on the run, chases and races, androids and robots, secret place, chaos, survivor ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Sharpe's Battle (1995)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: When Sharpe is ordered to whip the King of Spain's Irish Royal Brigade into shape, he faces dissent from the men who believe the British are slaughtering their relatives in Ireland and a spy from within.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, escapades, adventure, rivalry, war, state affairs, soldier, adventurer, heroes, behind enemy lines, tough heroes, officers and cadets ...
Time: 19th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Sharpe's Challenge (2006)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
TV show
Story: Sean Bean is back as the swashbuckling hero in Sharpe's Challenge, an action packed mini-series to be shot on location in Rajasthan, India. Two years after the Duke of Wellington crushes Napoleon at Waterloo, dispatches from India tell of a ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hotshot hero, soldier, rivalry, heroic mission, battlefield, daring rescue, state affairs, investigation, war, escapades, danger, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
In Gold We Trust (2010)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of adventurers make off with 600 kilograms of gold in Guyana, but when their helicopter crashes in the jungle, gold fever takes over.
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crimes, adventurer, jungle, crime gone awry, escapades, adventure, chases and races, nothing goes right, human nature, on the run, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.4
 747
Killer Wave (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 175 min.
TV show
Story: Suddenly the US east coast is hit by a type of natural disaster formerly reserved, except after a major earthquake, for the Pacific and Indian ocean rims: tidal waves of the destructive tsunami type. Scientist and fiction author John McAdams attends ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, undercover, danger, rescue, save the day, forces of nature, race against time, investigation, adventure, save the world, catastrophe, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Air Rage (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a Marine Colonel orders his men to massacre a village they were sent to rescue some hostages but when they found them dead they decide to get some payback. Upon returning to the States the Colonel would be court-martialed and made a plea ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: airplane, daring rescue, save the day, hostage, rivalry, government agency, deadly, hostages, danger, terrorism, adventure, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Gray Lady Down (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The USS Neptune, a nuclear submarine, is sunk off the coast of Connecticut after a collision with a Norwegian cargo ship. The navy must attempt a potentially dangerous rescue in the hope of saving the lives of the crew.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, underwater, drowning, rescue, underwater scene, catastrophe, u.s. navy, daring rescue, adventure, survival, ocean or sea, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Sharpe's Siege (1996)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Sharpe, with his new commanding officer, is sent to capture a castle when news comes of locals who will rise against Bonaparte. However, he is somewhat distracted by thoughts of his wife whom he was forced to leave while stricken with fever.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, siege, battles, heroes, british soldier, castle, military life, danger, adventure, heroic mission, war, military ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Invisible Man (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Invisible Man, the second television series with this title, debuted in the USA in 1975 on NBC and starred David McCallum as the scientist Daniel Westin and Melinda Fee as his wife, Dr. Kate Westin. The series was created by the producer Harve ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: invisibility, scientist, hidden identity, adventure, danger, undercover, secret agents, fighting crime, invisible man, spy, mask
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Sharpe's Sword (1995)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
TV show
Story: Sharpe is tasked to protect the most important spy in Lord Wellington's network, but domestic issues, a traumatized young girl, and possible French spies all threaten his success
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, mute or deaf, espionage, heroes, fighting the system, rivalry, war, escapades, soldier, adventure, rebellion, behind enemy lines ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Fire Birds (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A joint task force operation between the Drug Enforcement Administration and the U.S. Army has been formed to dismantle one of the largest drug cartels operating in South America. Multiple attempts to assault the cartel's mountainous compound ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: military, adventure, heroic mission, danger, tough heroes, daring rescue, save the day, against the odds, one man army, flying, justice, revolution ...
Time: 80s, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.7
 306K
The Flash (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, supernatural power, heroes, speed, time travel, good versus evil, adventure, secret identity, save the world, danger, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Mission: Impossible (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Mission: Impossible is an American television series that was created and initially produced by Bruce Geller. It chronicles the missions of a team of secret government agents known as the Impossible Missions Force. In the first season, the team is ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, undercover, iron curtain, secret agent, crimes, race against time, cold war, top secret, danger, fighting crime, government agency ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: europe, france, paris france, east germany, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Sharpe's Honour (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
TV show
Story: 1813. Major Sharpe's old enemy, Major Ducos manipulates a beautiful young marquesa into falsely accusing Sharpe of rape. Her husband calls Sharpe out in a duel. But when the husband is found dead the next morning, Sharpe is arrested and brought ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, soldier, behind enemy lines, battles, heroes, napoleonic wars, british soldier, rivalry, legal, escapades, adventure, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
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Sheena (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sheena is an American action-adventure/fantasy television series which was produced for first-run syndication from 2000 to 2002. Based upon the comic book character Sheena, Queen of the Jungle, which previously spawned a popular 1950s TV series of ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, sexy, wild
Plot: jungle, adventure, animal life, danger, rivalry, escapades, feral child, female warrior, heroes, strong female presence, strong female lead, orphan ...
Place: africa
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The Six Million Dollar Man (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Six Million Dollar Man is an American television series about a former astronaut with bionic implants working for a fictional government office known as OSI. The series is based on the Martin Caidin novel Cyborg, which was the series's ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, undercover, superhero, superhuman powers, superior, chases and races, crimes, androids and robots, investigation, escapades, government agency, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.5
 22K
Magnum, P.I. (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Magnum, P.I. is an American television series starring Tom Selleck as Thomas Magnum, a private investigator living on Oahu, Hawaii. The series ran from 1980 to 1988 in first-run broadcast on the American CBS television network. According to the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, light, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, escapades, crime, crimes, private detective, investigation, helicopter, partners, buddies, lifestyle, estate, anonymity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.9
 660
NightMan (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Night Man is an American action/adventure/sci-fi series that aired in syndication from September 15, 1997 to May 17, 1999. The series is loosely based on a comic book published by Malibu Comics and was created by Steve Englehart and developed for ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, danger, escapades, fighting crime, rivalry, superhuman powers, adventure, heroes, imaginary, jazz, super strength, telepathy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 2.4
 432
Radical Jack (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After quitting his job, a man decides to go after the one person responsible for ruining his life.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, heroes, lone wolves, adventure, vigilantism, vengeance, undercover, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, special agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Shadowless Sword (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A Wuxia adventure out of South Korea, The Legend of the Shadowless Sword is a handsome martial arts epic by Kim Yung-jun (Flying Warriors). The film's simple story allows for exceptionally creative action sequences about every three to four ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rescue, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, danger, rivalry, assassination, deadly, destiny, crimes, wiretap ...
Time: contemporary, 10th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%