Movies like Rosebud

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Rosebud (1975)
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Rosebud (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a bold coup a Palestinian terrorist group captures the yacht Rosebud and kidnaps the millionaires five daughters on it. At first they demand film clips to be shown on major European TV stations. Undercover agent Martin is hired to hunt the terrorists down.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, yacht, terrorism, kidnapping, hostages, ocean or sea, secret agents, mediterranean, terror, daring rescue, chases and races, confined, danger, heroes, race against time, save the day, woman in danger, tough heroes, escapades, undercover, female nudity, blindfolded, high society, palestinian, muslim ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: middle east

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and exciting films with plots about danger, heroes, terrorism, chases and races, deadly, save the day and race against time mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Rosebud: Hour of Valor (2000), Crash Point Zero (2001), Counterstrike (2002), Strategic Command (1997), Crash Dive (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 2.8
 451
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, terrorism, hijacking, hostages, secret agents, special agents, adventure, witnessing a crime, daring rescue, race against time, save the day, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Crash Point Zero (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a plane carrying a legendary and recently found death ray machine from Siberia to Canada is hijacked and crashes in the remote mountains of Alaska, only a fearless government agent (Treat Williams) will risk his life to save the world. A modern ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostages, special agents, adventure, race against time, airplane, save the day, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, escapades, heroes, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 4.4
 524
Counterstrike (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Secret Service agent and his brother, a reckless ATF agent, try to stop a group of extreme right-wing U.S. military mercenaries, led by a fanatic Taiwanese vixen, who hijack the Queen Mary 2 ocean liner with the U.S. and Chinese presidents on ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, government agency, martial arts, hostages, adventure, one man army, secret agents, daring rescue, espionage, race against time, rescue, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Strategic Command (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rick Harding is a former Marines officer, now working in the FBI as a chemical weapons designer. While packing up for the night, a group of armed soldiers led by wanted criminal Carlos Gruber, break into the FBI research lab. They steal large ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, gulf war, hostages, airplane, one man army, daring rescue, race against time, save the day, terrorism, tough heroes, chases and races, confined ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 4.4
 716
Crash Dive (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The crew of the nuclear submarine USS Ulysses rescues supposed victims of a boat disaster, but the victims turn out to be terrorists intent on capturing nuclear weapons aboard the sub. Only a former SEAL, now a submarine consultant, can save the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, terrorism, hijacking, one man army, save the day, ocean or sea, heroic mission, confined, danger, deadly, heroes, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Delta Force (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A 707 aircraft jetliner on its way from Athens to Rome and then to New York City is hijacked by Lebanese terrorists. The terrorists demand that the pilot take them to Beirut. What the terrorists don't realize is that an elite team of commandoes ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, soldier, terrorist, military, airplane, hijacking, adventure, stewardess, hostages, covert operation, daring rescue, save the day ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, lebanon, israel, athens greece, beirut lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Poseidon Adventure (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
Story: A cruise ship succumbs to a terrorist act and capsizes on New Year's eve. A rag-tag group of survivors, spearheaded by a priest and a homeland security agent, must journey through the upside down vessel and attempt an escape.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: christmas, new year's eve, survival, terrorism, adventure, ship, race against time, gory, ocean or sea, forces of nature, isolation, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Chain of Command (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Secret Service agents must retrieve the briefcase allowing the President control of America's nuclear arsenal before massive destruction ensues.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, secret agents, race against time, save the day, adventure, chases and races, danger, heroes, state affairs, head of state, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 5.5
 14K
Navy Seals (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: During a rescue mission, a team of Navy Seals discover that a terrorist group have access to deadly US built Stinger missiles, and must set out to locate and destroy them before they can be used.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, soldier, race against time, rescue, terrorism, adventure, daring rescue, war, save the day, redemption, heroic mission, military life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: middle east, seaport, beirut lebanon, lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 2.4
 681
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, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, special agents, save the day, president, danger, heroes, head of state, hostages, secret agents, daring rescue, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The President's Man: A Line in the Sand (2002)
Genre: Drama, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A counterterrorism specialist is assigned by the President to track down a terrorist who is suspected of planning to set off a nuclear device in the U.S.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, terrorism, one man army, secret agents, nuclear bomb, leadership, race against time, hijacking, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, illinois, middle east, campus ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.0
 162
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: good versus evil, hostages, one man army, adventure, secret agents, special agents, espionage, manhunt, race against time, save the day, terrorism, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, soldier, military, kidnapping, terrorism, hostages, vengeance, daring rescue, war, leadership, save the day, officers and cadets ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.2
 271
Hijack (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A prestigious senator and the passengers on board a train are kidnapped by a militia group.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, martial arts, terrorism, hostages, race against time, kidnapping, save the day, hijacking, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Airline Disaster (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the President learns that domestic terrorists have skyjacked the passenger jet her brother is flying, she must choose between family and the safety of the people in the cities below
Style: rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, kidnapping, leadership, airplane, save the day, terrorism, adventure, chases and races, danger, deadly, escapades, head of state ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.9
 821
Icebreaker (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the the Killington ski resort something has gone awry. Evil terrorists led by the sinister Greig have taken the resort hostage with a stolen nuclear device. It's up to Ski Patrol bum Matt Foster to save the day... and his fiancé.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, snow, terrorism, hostages, resort, race against time, winter, ski, nuclear explosion, save the day, confined, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Raid on Entebbe (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Based on a true Military operation by Israeli commandos. An Air France flight is hijacked by the PFLP. The plane has about 100 Jewish passengers. The plane is grounded in Uganda. Israelis would not negotiate. The movie then shows how less than 500 ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, airport, terrorism, hostages, realism, daring rescue, race against time, save the day, heroic mission, chases and races, confined, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1976
Place: uganda, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 7K
Five Fingers (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Martijn, an idealistic Dutch pianist, travels to Morocco to help start a food program for malnourished children. Within moments of his arrival, however, Martijn is abducted by a group of terrorists, injected with a debilitating drug, and imprisoned. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, torture, terrorist, kidnapping, chess, hostages, race against time, airport, missing person, chases and races, confined, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: morocco, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 3.6
 228
Cabin Pressure (2002)
Genre: Drama, Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A fully automated commercial jetliner is prepared to make its maiden voyage. Without an on-flight pilot, the craft relies on satellite linking for its course. But when the plane suddenly deviates from its determined route and establishes a circular ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, hostages, one man army, adventure, race against time, rescue, save the day, terrorism, chases and races, confined, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.8
 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, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, chase, secret agents, espionage, race against time, rescue, save the day, vengeance, heroic mission, tough heroes, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 2.6
 579
Submerged (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Navy SEALs launch a rescue mission after terrorists plunge a jet carrying a missile-launching computer into the sea.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, daring rescue, ocean or sea, airplane, save the day, heroic mission, hijacking, tough heroes, danger, escapades, heroes, gang ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 718
Sky Riders (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Robert Culp plays Bracken, whose life seems perfect until his wife Ellen and their children are kidnapped by terrorists one day. After failed attempts to capture them back by the police, Ellen's ex husband enters the fray and plans his own ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: monastery, kidnapping, castle, hostage, politics, adventure, daring rescue, explosion, terrorist, terrorism, missing person, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.1
 4K
The Marksman (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chechen rebels take over a Russian nuclear plant and it's up to a mysterious agent(Snipes) to stop them.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: helicopter, terrorism, soldier, military, government agency, hostages, adventure, one man army, secret agents, special agents, daring rescue, espionage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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American Meltdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The telefilm centers on a present-day nuclear plant disaster and its aftermath.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, nuclear power plant, cancer, terrorist, race against time, nuclear reactor, government, chases and races, danger, deadly, dishonesty, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 4K
Ffolkes (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A terrorist (Anthony Perkins) holds an offshore drilling rig and production platform for ransom in the North Sea. Ffolkes (Roger Moore) a wealthy eccentric, volunteers to send his crack team of soldiers in to stop the terrorists. With few other ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, ransom, terrorist, sea, adventure, ocean or sea, confined, crimes, danger, heroes, rivalry, gang ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 18th century
Place: scotland, norway, big ben london, london, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Tidal Wave: No Escape (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A retired and disgruntled scientist is brought out of retirement to explain why tidal waves are wiping out coastal communities. But is he part of the problem?
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tsunami, government agency, adventure, special agents, changing the past or future, race against time, save the day, terrorism, alien encounter, forces of nature, save the planet, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 1K
Skyjacked (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A crazed Vietnam vet bomber hijacks a Boeing 707 in this disaster film filled with the usual early '70s stereotypes, and demands to be taken to Russia.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, airplane, save the day, adventure, confined, crimes, deadly, escapades, heroes, hostages, love triangle, forces of nature ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: law enforcement, airplane, race against time, terrorism, one man army, adventure, secret agents, special agents, daring rescue, espionage, save the day, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.0
 465
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, airplane, pilot, race against time, terrorism, military, adventure, secret agents, daring rescue, save the day, officers and cadets, basic training ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: libya
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
 128K
Commando (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John Matrix, the former leader of a special commando strike force that always got the toughest jobs done, is forced back into action when his young daughter is kidnapped. To find her, Matrix has to fight his way through an array of punks, killers, ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, kidnapping, daring rescue, island, heroes, tough heroes, race against time, vengeance, adventure, rescue mission, daughter, father ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1985, twentieth century
Place: latin america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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