Movies like Momentum

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Momentum (2015)
 5.5
 16K
Momentum (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Alex, an infiltration expert with a secret past, accidentally reveals her identity during what should have been a routine heist, she quickly finds herself mixed up in a government conspiracy and entangled in a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with a master assassin and his team of killers. Armed with her own set of lethal skills, Alex looks to exact revenge for her murdered friends while uncovering the truth.
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female assassin, martial arts, female protagonist, robbery, tough girl, conspiracy, female killer, assassin, heist, brutality, violence, hitman, criminal, deception, female warrior, fear, ambush, regret, police chase, one woman army, computer cracker, money, survival, on the run, gunfight ...
Place: washington d.c., cape town south africa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspense, surprise ending and neo noir films with plots about violence, held at gunpoint, gun, deception, death, murder and gunfight mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Momentum: Anna (2019), Bastille Day (2016), Proud Mary (2018), Sleepless (2017), Lion Strike (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Anna (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Canada, Russia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Beneath Anna Poliatova's striking beauty lies a secret that will unleash her indelible strength and skill to become one of the world's most feared government assassins.
Style: suspense, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: female assassin, female spy, cia agent, female protagonist, female agent, double agent, model, one woman army, cia, undercover agent, spy, russian spy ...
Time: 90s, 80s, year 1987, year 1990, year 1985
Place: paris france, new york, france, bahamas, moscow russia ...
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Bastille Day (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA, Belgium, Luxembourg, China, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Michael Mason is an American pickpocket living in Paris who finds himself hunted by the CIA when he steals a bag that contains more than just a wallet. Sean Briar, the field agent on the case, soon realises that Michael is just a pawn in a much ...
Style: exciting, intense, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: pickpocket, terrorism, rogue agent, cia, cia agent, bomb, investigation, thief, criminal, espionage, gunfight, surveillance ...
Place: france, paris france
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100%
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Proud Mary (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mary is a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, exciting, neo noir ...
Plot: female assassin, female killer, brutality, little boy, guilt, organized crime, car chase, revenge, murder, betrayal, gangsters, paranoia ...
Time: 2010s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 32K
Sleepless (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs is caught in a high stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground. When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, tense ...
Plot: organized crime, kidnapping, police corruption, undercover cop, robbery, rescue, race against time, father son relationship, brutality, police detective, mercilessness, car chase ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Lion Strike (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Johnny Wu becomes involved in a global Mafia arms cartel when they kidnap his son Bobby. The cartel, made-up of underworld leaders from around the world, become aware that he stumbled onto valuable information on a computer disk he possesses. ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: one man army, master warrior, chase, heroes, gangsters, hitman, forest, murder, kidnapping, martial arts, rivalry, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles
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100%
Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young boy finds himself pursued by two assassins in the Montana wilderness with a survival expert determined to protecting him - and a forest fire threatening to consume them all. Download : ...
Style: suspense, captivating, neo noir, psychological thriller
Plot: murder witness, murder, forest fire, female protagonist, assassin, runaway, fire brigade, older woman younger man relationship, tragic past, wilderness, hitman, fire ...
Time: 2020s
Place: montana, florida
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 3.9
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Altitude (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A female FBI agent is offered millions to help a thief escape from a hijacked airplane.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: airplane hijack, terrorist, criminal, pilot, rescue, gang, hostage situation, race against time, hostage, passenger, disguise, deception ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles
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The Courier (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This intense action-thriller unfolds in real time as two embattled souls fight for their lives. Gary Oldman stars as a vicious crime boss out to kill Nick, the lone witness set to testify against him. He hires a mysterious female motorcycle courier ...
Style: suspense, entertaining, captivating, exciting, psychotronic ...
Plot: survival, police, bomb, gunfight, messenger, chase, crime boss, crimes, witnessing a crime, female agent, gangsters, trap ...
Time: 2010s
Place: empire state building manhattan new york city, tower bridge london, washington d.c., manhattan new york city, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Contract Killers (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cavalier contract killer Lee-Seng (Rob Young) flees his vengeful employer and a ruthless assassin (James Trevena-Brown) after failing to eliminate a team of vigilantes intent on ridding their city of drug dealers. Meanwhile, as the bullets start to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, on the run, betrayal, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, vengeance, murder, car chase, martial arts, deception, survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.8
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In the Blood (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Puerto Rico, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When her husband goes missing during their Caribbean vacation, a woman sets off on her own to take down the men she thinks are responsible.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough girl, martial arts, one woman army, crimes, missing person, spouse in danger, vengeance, kidnapping, track down, anti heroine, husband wife relationship, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 33K
Survivor (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Foreign Service Officer in London tries to prevent a terrorist attack set to hit New York, but is forced to go on the run when she is framed for crimes she did not commit.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, intense, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: embassy, terrorist, terrorism, runaway, new year's eve, conspiracy, assassin, chase, laboratory, betrayal, on the run, showdown ...
Place: london, new york, scotland yard, big ben london, afghanistan
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50%
 3.8
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Cartels (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Monaco, Romania
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An elite team of DEA agents are assigned to protect a dangerous drug lord and take refuge in a luxury hotel while they await extraction. They soon find themselves at the center of an ambush as the drug lord's former associates launch an ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, exciting, neo noir ...
Plot: black ops, ambush, drug lord, battles, violence, organized crime, betrayal, witness protection, gangsters, government agent, top secret, crime boss ...
Place: romania, ukraine, eastern europe
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Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A conflict of interest between two high-kicking assassin sisters is complicated as they're pursued by the criminals who hired them and an equally high-kicking female cop.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: female assassin, hacker, one woman army, female martial artist, martial arts, vengeance, hitman, betrayal, chase, investigation, good versus evil, giant ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: hong kong, asia, china
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48%
 6.3
 71K
Triple 9 (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: heist, bank robbery, murder, police corruption, betrayal, crimes, law enforcement, dirty cop, corruption, violence, organized crime, bag of money ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While working as an EMT back stateside Jake Carter after responding to a distress call, finds himself caught up protecting a person of interest from a biker gang ruthlessly hunting them down.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
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He Who Dares (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: On Christmas Eve a group of ruthless masked terrorists kidnap the Prime Ministers daughter, fortifying themselves in an underground car park rigged with explosives. Crack SAS operative Chris Lowe and his team are sent in and must take the building ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Country: France, China
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The fast-paced action movie is again set in the criminal underworld in France, where Frank Martin is known as The Transporter, because he is the best driver and mercenary money can buy. In this installment, he meets Anna and they attempt to take ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: one man army, tough guy, bank robbery, lone hero, heroes, rivalry, crimes, car chase, organized crime, security guard, betrayal, fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1995, year 2010, 2010s ...
Place: france, europe, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.5
 3K
Absolution (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Romania, USA, Ukraine
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a contract killer (Steven Seagal) encounters a girl on the run from a dangerous mob boss (Vinnie Jones) with powerful political ties, running a human trafficking operation, he is torn between protecting the girl, and remaining loyal to the ...
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, neo noir ...
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46%
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Style: exciting, tense, brutal, suspense, harsh ...
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Kite (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
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Story: Based on the groundbreaking, cult classic anime, KITE tells the story of Sawa, a young woman living in a corrupt society where crime and gangs terrorize the streets. When Sawa's mother and policeman father are found victims of a grisly double ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, neo noir ...
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Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A madman captures a young boy and rigs him with explosives. Ray Fitzpatrick, still haunted by the loss of his own son, will defy orders to stop the clock and save a life
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, rough, tense ...
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Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Jack Reacher must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name. On the run as a fugitive from the law, Reacher uncovers a potential secret from his past that could change his life forever.
Style: intense, exciting, suspense, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
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45%
 5.1
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Close Range (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A rogue soldier turned outlaw is thrust into a relentless fight with a corrupt sheriff, his obedient deputies, and a dangerous drug cartel in order to protect his sister and her young daughter.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, serious, neo noir
Plot: rescue, drug cartel, on the run, crooked sheriff, crime boss, corrupt cop, revenge, chase, brother sister relationship, uncle niece relationship, wanted, husband wife relationship ...
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45%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Sent into a drunken tailspin when his entire unit is killed by a gang of thrill-seeking punks, disgraced Hong Kong police inspector Wing (Jackie Chan) needs help from his new rookie partner, with a troubled past of his own, to climb out of the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, stylized ...
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44%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, Hong Kong, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: John Wick is forced out of retirement by a former associate looking to seize control of a shadowy international assassins’ guild. Bound by a blood oath to aid him, Wick travels to Rome and does battle against some of the world’s most dangerous ...
Style: suspense, tense, bloody, brutal, stylized ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Marine 4: Moving Target (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: WWE Superstar Mike "The Miz" Mizanin returns as Jake Carter where he is assigned to protect a whistleblower who wishes to expose a corrupt military defence contractor. However, the military hires a heavily armed team of mercenaries to kill ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: marine, military, wrestler, one man army, fight, fistfight, mercenary, attack, martial arts, surveillance, police detective, police station ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.5
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No Contest (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A beauty contest turns into a hostage situation, when the Miss Galaxy competition is taken over by a gang, demanding a ransom of diamonds. Sharon, a kick-boxing actress, is the host of the show, and the thorn in the terrorists side.
Style: sexy, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, martial arts, hostage, terrorist, swat team, race against time, kidnapping, one woman army, gunfight, daughter, heroine, beauty pageant ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 187K
Atomic Blonde (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Sweden, Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, harsh, atmospheric, sexy ...
Plot: female spy, female assassin, undercover agent, female agent, female killer, woman fights a man, double agent, female warrior, spy, lesbian, cold war, femme fatale ...
Time: year 1989, 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: berlin germany, east berlin, germany, eastern europe, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 13K
Crying Freeman (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A lethal assassin for a secret Chinese organisation, who sheds tears of regret each time he kills, is seen swiftly and mercilessly executing three Yakuza gangsters by a beautiful artist. She is captivated by the grace of his kill and later falls in ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, murder, yakuza, martial arts, rivalry, police investigation, gangsters, fight, assassination, fall in love, heroes, track down ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, new york, usa, tokyo, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.4
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The Getaway (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A recently released ex-con and his loyal wife go on the run after a heist goes awry.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, cynical, neo noir, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, heist, on the run, robbery, chase, bank robbery, betrayal, infidelity, crimes, criminal heroes, couples, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, mexico, usa, latin america, el paso texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%