Movies like Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

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Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)
 6.1
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Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)
Genre: Action, 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, neo noir, entertaining, twists and turns, absurd, visually appealing
Audience: teens
Plot: drug smuggling, lone hero, female soldier, false accusations, conspiracy, chase, corruption, assassination, military, vigilante, prison escape, hitman, fight, gunfight, mercenary, hand to hand combat, murder, falsely accused, false accusation of murder, brutality, investigation, tough guy, tough girl, corrupt cop, good versus evil ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, afghanistan, washington d.c., alabama

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Most similar movies to Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, surprise ending, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about gun, gunfight, violence, deception, chase, held at gunpoint and death mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres. Some movies like Jack Reacher: Never Go Back: Jack Reacher (2012), Jason Bourne (2016), Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018), The Hunter's Prayer (2017), John Wick: Chapter Two (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Jack Reacher (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When a gunman takes five lives with six shots, all evidence points to the suspect in custody. On interrogation, the suspect offers up a single note: "Get Jack Reacher!" So begins an extraordinary chase for the truth, pitting Jack Reacher ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: investigation, ex military, loner, sniper, murder, lone wolves, crimes, drifter, frame up, dishonesty, female partner, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh, pennsylvania, baghdad iraq, ohio
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82%
 6.6
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Jason Bourne (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Spain
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The most dangerous former operative of the CIA is drawn out of hiding to uncover hidden truths about his past.
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, intense ...
Plot: chase, cia agent, spy, black ops, rogue agent, tough guy, espionage, cia, amnesia, gunfight, rescue, assassination ...
Time: year 2016, 90s, 1990s, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: las vegas, greece, london, nevada, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, France, Norway, UK
Duration: 147 min.
Story: When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfil his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: female spy, terrorist, spy, hand to hand combat, race against time, countdown, plutonium, fistfight, violence, mi6, rogue agent, terrorist group ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, kashmir, rome italy, london, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hunter's Prayer (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany, Spain, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An assassin forges an unlikely partnership with one of his targets: a woman seeking revenge for the murder of her family.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending, neo noir
Plot: survival, escape, drug addict, assassin, escape attempt, betrayal, teenage girl, planned murder, junkie, innocent person killed, chase, rescue ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france, switzerland, england, new york, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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John Wick: Chapter Two (2017)
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, neo noir, bloody, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, lone hero, one against many, warrior, hand to hand combat, dark hero, gun, tough guy, bounty hunter, bandit, assassin, organized crime ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, rome italy, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 341K
The Equalizer (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ...
Style: brutal, serious, exciting, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, vigilante, lone hero, vigilantism, fighting crime, gunfight, tough heroes, lone wolves, black ops, loner, violence, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Rambo 5: Last Blood (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, France, Bulgaria, Spain, Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When his housekeeper’s daughter is kidnapped, Rambo crosses the U.S.-Mexican border to bring her home but finds himself up against the full might of one of Mexico’s most ruthless cartels.
Style: tense, serious, emotional, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: lone hero, vengeance, post traumatic stress disorder, human trafficking, final battle, death, violence, one man army, vigilante, justice, rescue, blood ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: mexico, arizona, sonora, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Angel Has Fallen (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Secret Service Agent Mike Banning is framed for the attempted assassination of the President and must evade his own agency and the FBI as he tries to uncover the real threat.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: secret service, terrorist, lone hero, fbi, president, agent, assassination plot, manhunt, attempted murder, white house, false accusation, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa, north carolina, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.1
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Mile 22 (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Colombia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A CIA field officer and an Indonesian police officer are forced to work together in confronting political corruption. An informant must be moved twenty-two miles to safety.
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agent, top secret, black ops, secret agents, martial arts, terrorist, cia, political corruption, computer cracker, danger, machismo, rescue ...
Time: 2010s, year 2016
Place: indonesia, asia, southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 105K
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, fistfight, investigation, redemption ...
Time: 2010s
Place: united kingdom, ireland, america, big ben london, northern ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 59K
Peppermint (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.
Style: exciting, brutal, rough, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: vigilante, justice, female martial artist, corruption, police corruption, murder, drug cartel, fighting the system, loss of child, female protagonist, one woman army, revenge ...
Time: 2010s, year 2012, year 2017
Place: los angeles, usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 89K
Hardcore Henry (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia, USA, China
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Henry, a newly resurrected cyborg who must save his wife/creator from the clutches of a psychotic tyrant with telekinetic powers, AKAN, and his army of mercenaries. Fighting alongside Henry is Jimmy, who is Henry's only hope to make it through ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspense, intense, twists and turns ...
Plot: stylized violence, cyborgs, murder, memory loss, survival, psychopath, chase, terrorist group, fight scenes, violence, soldier, one man army ...
Time: near future
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 230K
Escape Plan (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Ray Breslin is the world's foremost authority on structural security. After analyzing every high security prison and learning a vast array of survival skills so he can design escape-proof prisons, his skills are put to the test. He's ...
Style: suspenseful, twist ending, serious, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, outsmarting, lone hero, prison escape, escape plan, escape, against the odds, revenge, torture, resourceful, survival, convict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2013, future ...
Place: usa, los angeles, new orleans, miami, colorado ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Hard Target 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Forced into a deadly cat-and-mouse game, a disgraced mixed martial arts fighter is hunted through the jungles of Southeast Asia.
Style: tense, captivating, brutal, disturbing, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, mixed martial arts, jungle warfare, kickboxer, tough guy, human prey, fistfight, fight, machismo, warrior, martial arts, booby trap ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: burma, bangkok thailand, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
S.W.A.T.: Under Siege (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a D.E.A. and S.W.A.T. cartel takedown ends in a shootout, S.W.A.T. Agent Travis Hall seizes a mysterious prisoner taking him into custody. Before long, the S.W.A.T. compound is under siege by wave-after-wave of assault teams attempting to ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, neo noir ...
Plot: survival, chase, martial arts, foot chase, corrupt cop, death of friend, murder, husband wife relationship, police chase, self mutilation, violence, police ...
Time: 2010s
Place: seattle washington, washington d.c., seattle, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
xXx: Return of Xander Cage (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: China, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage comes out of self-imposed exile, thought to be long dead, and is set on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, suspense, intense, exciting ...
Plot: tough guy, lone hero, spy, secret agents, extreme sports, revenge, back from the dead, fight, mission, car chase, chase, weapons ...
Time: 2010s
Place: united kingdom, dominican republic, big ben london, brazil, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.6
 10K
Triple Threat (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Thailand, China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A crime syndicate places a hit on a billionaire's daughter, making her the target of an elite assassin squad. A small band of down-and-out mercenaries protects her, fighting tooth and nail to stop the assassins from reaching their target.
Style: intense, suspense, brutal, bloody, surprise ending
Plot: organized crime, hitman, mercenary, police, martial arts, fight, captivity, danger, police shootout, murder, police station, chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.6
 25K
Fire with Fire (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A fireman takes an unexpected course of action when a man whom he's been ordered to testify against – after being held up at a local convenience store – threatens him.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, firemen, witness protection, vigilantism, murder, danger, police detective, u.s. marshal, rescue, vengeance, crimes, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new orleans, phoenix arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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American Assassin (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Following the murder of his fiancée, Mitch Rapp trains under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, exciting, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: terrorist, cia, mentor, counter terrorism, recruit, hand to hand combat, terrorist plot, mole, government agent, revenge, mercenary, mission ...
Time: 2010s
Place: virginia, rome italy, romania, istanbul turkey, warsaw poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
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The Equalizer 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Robert McCall returns to deliver his special brand of vigilante justice -- but how far will he go when it's someone he loves?
Style: suspense, neo noir, surprise ending, ambiguous ending
Plot: cia, revenge, vigilantism, violence, murder, rape, kidnapping, martial arts, hostage, loner, unlikely hero, ex military ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brussels belgium, boston, brussels, washington d.c., turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 3.2
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The Blood Bond (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a war-torn Asian land, peace lies in the hands of the Bagwun, a revered religious leader. When he is wounded in an assassination attempt, his sworn protector, Deva, sets out on a dangerous journey to find the one man who can provide the rare ...
Style: tense, disturbing, intense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: military, blood, female warrior, teacher, violence, brutality, corruption, spy, massacre, friendship, fictional war, beating ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.7
 164K
Extraction (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Tyler Rake, a fearless mercenary who offers his services on the black market, embarks on a dangerous mission when he is hired to rescue the kidnapped son of a Mumbai crime lord…
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, ambiguous ending, surprise ending ...
Plot: rescue mission, swat team, ex special forces, mercenary, one man army, child abduction, organized crime, human trafficking, kidnapping, sniper, death threat, crime boss ...
Time: 2020s
Place: india, bangladesh, mumbai india, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
 14K
I Am Wrath (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man is out for justice after a group of corrupt police officers are unable to catch his wife's killer.
Style: tense, exciting, suspense, bleak, surprise ending ...
Plot: revenge, violence, murder, police corruption, brutality, danger, dark hero, sociopath, paranoia, street shootout, hairdresser, corrupt politician ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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6 Underground (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: After faking his death, a tech billionaire recruits a team of international operatives for a bold and bloody mission to take down a brutal dictator.
Style: suspense, exciting, psychotronic, surprise ending, non-linear
Plot: street shootout, parkour, fight, mission, teamwork, deception, paranoia, chase, good versus evil, disguise, brutality, justice ...
Time: future, year 2017, 2010s
Place: nevada, new york, mongolia, afghanistan, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
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Die Hard 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: John McClane is an off-duty cop gripped with a feeling of déjà vu when on a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capital, terrorists seize a major international airport, holding thousands of holiday travelers hostage. Renegade military ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, airport, fight scenes, lone hero, christmas, terrorism, police officer, airplane, save the day, one man army, danger, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s, year 1990, 90s
Place: washington d.c., los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 28K
Braven (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A logger defends his family from a group of dangerous drug runners.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, serious, twists and turns, scenic ...
Plot: home invasion, mercilessness, cocaine, siege, drug dealer, murder, survival, family in danger, plot twist, child in peril, fight to the death, wilderness ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Transporter Refueled (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: France, China, Belgium, Monaco
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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: one man army, bank robbery, car, heroes, chases and races, danger, crimes, rivalry, tough heroes, car chase, organized crime, security guard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2010, year 1995 ...
Place: france, french riviera, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.3
 61K
Criminal (2016)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Bill Pope is a CIA agent on a mission in London tracking down a shadowy hacker nicknamed "The Dutchman." When he gets mysteriously ambushed and killed, an experimental procedure is used to transfer his memories into dangerous ex-convict ...
Style: suspense, exciting, disturbing, intense, rough ...
Plot: memory, violence, brutality, prisoner, terrorism, mission, undercover, manhunt, convict, cia, espionage, surveillance ...
Time: 2010s
Place: london, west virginia, delaware, big ben london, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.5
 15K
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 ...
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female protagonist, martial arts, robbery, conspiracy, female assassin, tough girl, hand to hand combat, assassin, money, one woman army, hitman, fistfight ...
Place: washington d.c., cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Live Free or Die Hard (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: John McClane is back and badder than ever, and this time he's working for Homeland Security. He calls on the services of a young hacker in his bid to stop a ring of Internet terrorists intent on taking control of America's computer ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hacker, fbi, terrorism, one man army, lone hero, gunfight, bomb, chaos, police officer, heroes, hostage, car chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, california, new york, los angeles, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%