Movies like King 2011

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King (2011)
 7.8
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King (2011)
Original name: கோ
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The movie opens with a scene of a bank robbery in progress. The actions of the robbers during the gateway is photographed by Ashwin (Jeeva). After a chase, the injured Ashwin loses his camera to the robbers but managed to retrieve the memory card. His brave actions are broadcasted in the local TV channels and earns him praises from his colleagues and media friends.
Plot: terrorist, political corruption, assassination, political campaign, terrorism, election, journalist, politician, journalism, election campaign, love triangle, deception, murder, bomb, marriage, explosion

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about terrorism, terrorist, danger, murder, gun, chase and explosion mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like King: Vishwaroop 2 (2018), Crusader (2005), Baby (2015), Land of the Free (1998), Lamhaa (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Vishwaroop 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: RAW agent Wisam Ahmad Kashmiri prevents an al-Qaida terrorist from executing a massive attack on New York. He must now wade through further traps and conspiracies to thwart a new plot against three democratic nations.
Style: tense, captivating, bilingual, sweet
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, destruction, team, timebomb, death, murder, fight, explosion, strong female character, rescue, violence ...
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95%
 4.4
 390
Crusader (2005)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The World Of Mass Communication Is About To Become Unplugged.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, investigation, journalism, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, danger, political corruption, frame up, political conspiracy, crimes, politics, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 8.0
 55K
Baby (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 159 min.
Story: An elite counter-intelligence unit learns of a plot, masterminded by a maniacal madman. With the clock ticking, it's up to them to track the terrorists' international tentacles and prevent them from striking at the heart of India.
Style: exciting, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, espionage, fighting crime, crimes, mystery, danger, law enforcement, graphic violence, tough heroes, behind enemy lines, terrorist plot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Land of the Free (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A politician's campaign manager (Speakman) discovers that the candidate (Shatner) is a front for a military organization plotting a political overthrow of the government. In trying to expose the candidate's right-wing activities, he puts ...
Style: realistic, serious, political thriller
Plot: car chase, terrorism, media, chase, deadly, fighting the system, politics, state affairs, espionage, political conspiracy, workplace situations, idealism ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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 5.0
 656
Lamhaa (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Kashmir... Once known as a paradise on earth, it is now a playground for blood thirsty militants. A company is generating millions of unaccountable dollars that benefit all powers - from politicians and leaders to bureaucrats in the Indian and ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense
Plot: terrorist, bomb, assassination, fanatic, muslim, prisoner, investigation, terrorist plot, undercover agent, danger, crimes, ak 47 ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india, kashmir
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 3.4
 435
Critical Mass (2001)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jeffers works security at a nuclear power plant. The plant is being decommissioned, and a politician is touring the plant and videotaping his comments regarding the closing. A terrorist group led by Samson gets inside the gates, with their ultimate ...
Style: semi serious, suspense, captivating, exciting, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, rescue, terrorist, terrorist group, hostile takeover, bomb, danger, confined, journalism, race against time, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 4.8
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Stratton (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A British Special Boat Service commando tracks down an international terrorist cell.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: terrorist, laboratory, commando, terrorist plot, rescue, military, investigation, danger, chase, gunfight, spy, ambush ...
Time: 2010s
Place: london, ukraine, iran, big ben london, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, assassination, senator, explosive, danger, crimes, undercover, investigation, police detective, government agency, politics, special agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 8.1
 39K
Vishwaroopam (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Vishwanathan, a Kathak dance teacher in New York, is in a rather happy marriage with Nirupama who is a nuclear oncologist. Nirupama is from a middle class family in Chennai, she marries Vishwanath (a dance master) to pursue her higher studies in the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: bomb, undercover, threat, suspicion, muslim, terrorist, working undercover, double life, marriage, secret, terrorist plot, arranged marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa, new jersey, new york, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
London Has Fallen (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In London for the Prime Minister's funeral, Mike Banning discovers a plot to assassinate all the attending world leaders.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, psychotronic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, secret service, terrorist attack, terrorist, assassination, president, secret agents, danger, save the day, head of state, graphic violence, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london, pakistan, nevada, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.4
 1K
Cover-Up (1991)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Israel
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mike Anderson, a tough American reporter on a dangerous foreign assignment, finds his own life in jeopardy when he uncovers a deadly labyrinth of political intrigue that threatens the lives of thousands. Dispatched to investigate a mysterious and ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, espionage, secret agents, military, heroes, cia, terrorist plot, ambassador, spy, conspiracy, reporter, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: israel, middle east, los angeles, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.9
 108K
Patriot Games (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When CIA Analyst Jack Ryan interferes with an IRA assassination, a renegade faction targets Jack and his family as revenge.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, spy, cia, assassination, terrorist, danger, rivalry, boat chase, hitman, revenge, family in danger, secret agents ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, ireland, london, washington d.c., maryland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Cheetah The Power Of One (2005)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Nandu, an orphan, is a top-notch professional killer in town. He manoeuvres his operations with the help of his buddy. In one such operation, he falls into the eyes of the cops. While fleeing from the crime scene, he unintentionally becomes the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: assassination, one against many, hidden identity, on the run, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, romance, chases and races, assassination attempt, frame up, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
All the Devil's Men (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A battle-scarred War on Terror bounty hunter is forced to go to London on a manhunt for a disavowed CIA operative, which leads him into a deadly running battle with a former military comrade and his private army.
Style: suspense, twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: terrorist, cia, bounty hunter, operative, bomb, propaganda, danger, crimes, partners, criminal underworld, destruction, conspiracy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Fast and the Fierce (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When terrorists plant a bomb on a commercial flight, the passengers aboard the plane must fight to keep the plane in the air and all the passengers alive: the bomb is rigged to detonate whenever the plane dips below 800 feet.
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, twists and turns
Plot: terrorist, airplane, bomb, blackmail, murder, hostage, save the day, law enforcement, one man army, race against time, outsmarting, trapped ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.6
 8K
Shiri (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 125 min.
Story: North Korea's 8th Special Forces hijacks a shipment of CTX, a potent new liquid explosive, and threatens South Korea as part of a plot to re-unify the two countries.Ryu and Lee, special agents of O.P., South Korea's secret intelligence ...
Style: exciting, stylized, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, female killer, female assassin, assassination, agent, spy, bomb, swat team, espionage, undercover, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: korea, asia, north korea, south korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.7
 1K
Khadgam (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Khadgam is a 2002 Telugu language Patriotic movie produced by Sunkara Madhu Murali under Karthikeya Movies banner. The film features Srikanth, Ravi Teja, Prakash Raj, Sangeetha, Sonali Bendre and Kim Sharma in the lead roles. Music has been ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: police officer, murder, love interest, terrorism, terrorist, brother brother relationship, religious fanatic, aspiring actor, casting couch, hindu, patriotism, death of girlfriend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Ghayal Once Again (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Ajay Mehra (from previous Ghayal-1990), after finishing off his life sentence, starts a newspaper called Satyakam. Still dealing with the haunting trauma of losing his loved ones, Ajay manages to make a credible name for himself in investigative ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, sequel to cult film
Plot: journalist, investigative journalism, investigative reporter, investigative journalist, political intrigue, murder, evil plot, conspiracy, uncover truth, political conspiracy, killings, political unrest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Way of War (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paramilitary operative David Wolfe stumbles upon an international conspiracy connecting presidential cabinet members to a Middle Eastern terrorist plot. Wanting to expose the truth, Wolfe defies orders and returns to the US as an army of one ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, revenge plot, political corruption, political conspiracy, terrorism, danger, assassination, state affairs, political intrigue, military, race against time, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 109K
The Foreigner (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA, India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love – his teenage daughter – dies in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. His relentless search ...
Style: suspense, exciting, harsh, surprise ending, neo noir
Plot: revenge, tough guy, one against many, hand to hand combat, obsession, bomb, terrorism, justice, death of daughter, dark past, fistfight, redemption ...
Time: 2010s
Place: united kingdom, ireland, america, big ben london, northern ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 3K
Kodi (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A young politician finds himself in a position where he has to contest against his girlfriend, who is ambitious. Circumstances force his look-alike twin to also get involved in this political battle.
Style: political thriller
Plot: politics, professor, police, violence, murder, election, politician, student, betrayal, chase, protest, attack ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.6
 148K
Vantage Point (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The attempted assassination of the American President is told and re-told from several different perspectives.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, terrorism, secret service, bomb, betrayal, president, chase, assassination, terrorist, uncover truth, investigation, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Tag: The Assassination Game (1982)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pretending to do research for his newspaper, college student Alex Marsh teams up with the somewhat older Susan Swayze, who he long admired from afar. Susan participates in The Assassination Game, in which every player tries to shoot another with a ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, slasher
Plot: college, murder, prank, rivalry, chase, serial killer, college life, mental illness, school, graphic violence, assassination, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 8.1
 76K
A Wednesday (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mumbai, the financial capital of India, the city that never sleeps, the city of dreams, fast paced and ever changing, home to Bollywood! A City of beauty but also a city that got scarred! A city whose foundation is slowly crumbling beneath its ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, twists and turns ...
Plot: bomb, bomb threat, terrorism, race against time, police, muslim, negotiation, terrorist, police investigation, law enforcement, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Year of the Gun (1991)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In this thriller, American novelist David Raybourne (Andrew McCarthy) accidentally becomes entangled in the Red Brigade's terrorist plan to kidnap Italian Premier Aldo Moro during a research trip to Rome. As the terrorists attempt to kill ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, political thriller, suspense ...
Plot: politics, mistaken identity, political intrigue, terrorism, kidnapping, murder, culture clash, photojournalist, assassination, journalism, danger, journalist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978
Place: italy, rome italy, europe, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 71K
The Siege (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The secret US abduction of a suspected terrorist leads to a wave of terrorist attacks in New York that lead to the declaration of martial law.
Style: rough, thought provoking, serious, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, martial law, fbi, civil rights, siege, lone hero, cia, working undercover, fighting the system, race against time, chases and races, reluctant partners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.8
 251
Warhead (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Terrorists seize an American nuclear missile site and threaten to launch the missiles at Washington unless the President resigns immediately and $1 billion is placed in a Swiss account in 8 hours.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: race against time, heroes, terrorism, chaos and mayhem, graphic violence, save the world, adventure, danger, law enforcement, chases and races, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: haiti, idaho, pentagon, washington d.c., switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 12K
Velayudham (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: India
Duration: 186 min.
Story: An ordinary milkman is forced to become the fictional character Velayudham who takes on the scum of the earth.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, semi serious ...
Plot: terrorism, superhero, vigilantism, escapades, fighting crime, crimes, corruption, danger, chase, lifesaver, journalist, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Someone Like You (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A common man tries to fight terrorism by making anonymous calls to cops. Will he succeed ?
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological, surprise ending
Plot: terrorism, bomb threat, patriotism, mysterious man, police officer, terrorist, muslim, bomb, investigation, crimes, danger, police commissioner ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 56K
The Peacemaker (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When a train carrying atomic warheads mysteriously crashes in the former Soviet Union, a nuclear specialist discovers the accident is really part of a plot to cover up the theft of the weapons. Assigned to help her recover the missing bombs is a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: sniper, helicopter, terrorism, terrorist, nuclear, military, smuggling, race against time, train crash, bridge, politics, train ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, russia, manhattan new york city, bosnia herzegovina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%