Movies like American Made

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 7.2
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American Made
Genre: Action, Biography, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.
Plot: cia, pilot, illegal drugs, bare ass, fireworks, telephone conversation, fbi, exploding car, trial, death of protagonist, sex scene, arrest, helicopter, telephone call, money, cocaine, drugs, explosion, airplane, drug smuggling, butt, ass, fur coat, woman, united states of america ...
Time: year 1978, 20th century, year 1980, year 1984, year 1982, year 1985
Place: latin america, colombia, central america, usa, panama, arkansas, louisiana ...
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The Wolf of Wall Street
Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
USA
180 min.
 8.2
Mission: Impossible - Fallout
Action, Adventure, Thriller
USA, China, France, Norway
147 min.
 8.0
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Most similar movies to American Made

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, surprise ending, exciting and entertaining films with plots about chase, violence, machine gun, pistol, murder, revenge and exploding car mostly in Action, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like American Made: 2 Guns (2013), Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005), Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016), RED 2 (2013), Knight and Day (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 6.7
 176K
2 Guns
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A DEA agent and an undercover Naval Intelligence officer who have been tasked with investigating one another find they have been set up by the mob -- the very organization the two men believe they have been stealing money from.
Style: exciting, semi serious, entertaining, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robbery, heist, gangsters, betrayal, corruption, crime, cia, money, organized crime, conspiracy, chase, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   95%
 
Mr. & Mrs. Smith
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After five (or six) years of vanilla-wedded bliss, ordinary suburbanites John and Jane Smith are stuck in a huge rut. Unbeknownst to each other, they are both coolly lethal, highly-paid assassins working for rival organisations. When they discover ...
Style: exciting, sexy, intense, romantic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: secret service, hitman, secret agents, marriage, secret life, spy, secret identity, married couple, agent as target, cia, fight scenes, guns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, latin america, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city, atlanta georgia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   90%
    User:   85%
 
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, 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: entertaining, intense, exciting, absurd, surprise ending ...
Plot: conspiracy, chase, corruption, car chase, assassination, betrayal, military, assassin, revenge, gunfight, vigilante, murder ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, washington d.c., alabama, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   78%
 
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 6.6
 143K
RED 2
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Retired C.I.A. agent Frank Moses reunites his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, chase, cia, spy, hitman, secret service, assassin, car chase, conspiracy, gunfight, betrayal, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, england, usa, europe, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   84%
 
 6.3
 165K
Knight and Day
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fugitive couple goes on a glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure where nothing and no one – even themselves – are what they seem. Amid shifting alliances and unexpected betrayals, they race across the globe, with their survival ultimately ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: chase, spy, car chase, espionage, cia, secret service, gunfight, arms dealer, motorcycle, assassin, secret agents, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, spain, europe, usa, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   74%
 
 6.3
 67K
Blue Streak
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Miles Logan is a jewel thief who just hit the big time by stealing a huge diamond. However, after two years in jail, he comes to find out that he hid the diamond in a police building that was being built at the time of the robbery. In an attempt to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   59%
 
 5.7
 7K
Skin Trade
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Thailand, Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After his family is killed by a Serbian gangster with international interests. NYC detective Nick goes to S.E. Asia and teams up with a Thai detective to get revenge and destroy the syndicates human trafficking network.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drugs/alcohol, tough law enforcer, strong sexual content, vengeance, crime, tough heroes, sex slavery, crimes, heroes, human trafficking, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand, usa, bangkok thailand, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   63%
 
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 5.8
 42K
Masterminds
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A night guard at an armored car company in the Southern U.S. organizes one of the biggest bank heists in American history.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, absurd, funny ...
Plot: heist, crime, crime gone awry, workplace, betrayal, stupidity, farce, robbery, unlikely criminals, surveillance, redemption, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century, year 2004 ...
Place: usa, mexico, southern usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   60%
 
 5.6
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Cop Out
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Detectives Jimmy and Paul, despite nine years as partners, can still sometimes seem like polar opposites – especially when Paul's unpredictable antics get them suspended without pay. Already strapped for cash and trying to pay for his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, police investigation, baseball, verbal byplay, buddies, chase, car chase, urban, partners against crime, violence, kidnapping, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   58%
 
Police Story 3: Supercop
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Hong Kong detective teams up with his female Red Chinese counterpart to stop a Chinese drug czar.
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police, gangsters, kung fu, motorcycle, chase, violence, kidnapping, working undercover, fight scenes, car chase, undercover cop ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, thailand, malaysia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   47%
 
 6.4
 180K
Pain & Gain
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Daniel Lugo, manager of the Sun Gym in 1990s Miami, decides that there is only one way to achieve his version of the American dream: extortion. To achieve his goal, he recruits musclemen Paul and Adrian as accomplices. After several failed attempts, ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, crime, greed, stupidity, murder, drugs/alcohol, unlikely criminals, torture, crime gone awry, chase, money, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1994, 1990s, year 1995
Place: miami, florida, usa, new jersey, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   58%
 
 6.8
 230K
The A-Team
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A group of Iraq War veterans goes on the run from U.S. military forces while they try to clear their names after being framed for a crime they didn't commit. Along the way, Col. Hannibal Smith, Capt. H.M. ‘Howling Mad’ Murdock , Sgt. Bosco ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, adventure, vengeance, cia, prison escape, military, betrayal, conspiracy, car chase, revenge, anti heroes, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010, year 2002, 2010s ...
Place: florida, colorado, mexico, frankfurt germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   48%
 
 6.6
 199K
Bad Boys II
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Out-of-control, trash-talking buddy cops Marcus Burnett and Mike Lowrey of the Miami Narcotics Task Force reunite, and bullets fly, cars crash and laughs explode as they pursue a whacked-out drug lord from the streets of Miami to the barrios of ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, violence, gunfight, chase, verbal byplay, buddies, drugs/alcohol, drug lord, undercover cop, drugs, master criminal, explosions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: miami, florida, usa, cuba, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   53%
 
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 100K
Miami Vice
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Paraguay, Uruguay
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Miami Vice is a feature film based on the 1980s action drama TV series. The film tells the story of vice detectives Crockett and Tubbs and how their personal and professional lives are dangerously getting mixed.
Style: stylized, serious, rough, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, undercover cop, violence, buddies, partners against crime, stylish, dialogue, police investigation, tough law enforcer, drug deal, dangerous attraction, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, usa, havana cuba, florida, colombia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   48%
 
Sicario: Day of the Soldado
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: FBI agent Matt Graver teams up with operative Alejandro Gillick to prevent Mexican drug cartels from smuggling terrorists across the U.S. border.
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: corruption, brutality, violence, cartel, explosion, rescue, sign language, cia, neo-noir, school principal, mexican american, shipping container ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas, somalia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   63%
 
 6.4
 4K
The Hunter
Genre: Action, Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During his long career, bounty hunter Ralph "Papa" Thorson has caught over 5,000 criminals. Now, while he is working on apprehending fugitives in Illinois, Texas and Nebraska, he himself is being hunted by a psychotic killer.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: chase, vengeance, bounty hunter, car chase, chases and races, gunfight, urban, crimes, justice, hospital, cancer, revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   65%
 
 7.1
 264K
RED
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When his peaceful life is threatened by a high-tech assassin, former black-ops agent, Frank Moses reassembles his old team in a last ditch effort to survive and uncover his assailants.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, spy, chase, secret service, hitman, gunfight, aging, assassin, conspiracy, arms dealer, murder, government agency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cleveland ohio, chicago illinois, florida, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   57%
 
The Last Boy Scout
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the girl that detective Joe Hallenback is protecting gets murdered, the boyfriend of the murdered girl (ex-football player Jimmy Dix) attempts to investigate and solve the case. What they discover is that there is deep seated corruption going ...
Style: clever, exciting, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, corruption, assassin, murder, football, secret service, violence, chase, car chase, revenge, gunfight, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   44%
 
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Clear and Present Danger
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, cia, assassination, spy, espionage, president, vengeance, violence, politics, chase, corruption, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: colombia, usa, washington d.c., venezuela, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   47%
 
The Hitman's Bodyguard
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Netherlands
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.
Style: buddy comedy, surprise ending
Plot: hitman, bodyguard, courtroom, assassin, court, opposites attract, criminal, on the run, killer, travel, chase, interpol ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, geneva switzerland, netherlands, big ben london, tower bridge london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   51%
 
Code of Honor
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Colonel Robert Sikes is on a mission to rid his city of crime. As a stealthy, one-man assault team, he will take on street gangs, mobsters, and politicians with extreme prejudice until his mission is complete. His former protégé, William Porter, ...
Style: ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: stripper, bare breasts, stabbed in the neck, corpse, torture, blood splatter, interrogation, knife, death of daughter, stabbed in the throat, gore, throat slitting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   53%
 
 4.8
 6K
7 Seconds
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When an experienced thief accidentally makes off with a Van Gogh, his partner is kidnapped by gangsters in pursuit of the painting, forcing the criminal to hatch a rescue plan.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crime gone awry, tough heroes, chases and races, one man army, dishonesty, chase, heist, rivalry, kidnapping, daring rescue, confined ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bucharest, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   54%
 
 6.0
 33K
CHiPS
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The adventures of two California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers as they make their rounds on the freeways of Los Angeles.
Style: absurd, humorous, melancholic, suspense, clever ...
Plot: police corruption, male nudity, gunfight, heist, car chase, chase, addiction, revenge, corruption, motorcycle, violence, investigation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
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 7.0
 212K
Rush Hour
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When Hong Kong Inspector Lee is summoned to Los Angeles to investigate a kidnapping, the FBI doesn't want any outside help and assigns cocky LAPD Detective James Carter to distract Lee from the case. Not content to watch the action from the ...
Style: humorous, buddy comedy, exciting, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police investigation, martial arts, kidnapping, odd couple, partners against crime, reluctant partners, chase, police, verbal byplay, crime, adventure, two man army ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, hong kong, usa, china, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   46%
 
 5.4
 8K
Double Take
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The governor of a Mexican state is assassinated. Soon after, junior executive Daryl Chase's life turns upside down: after he flags a huge transfer of funds from a Mexican account as probably illegal, he's attacked in his apartment, rescued ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, comic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, fish out of water, fugitives, hidden identity, witnessing a crime, drug dealing, adventure, manhunt, fight scenes, fbi, cia, train ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: mexico, florida, latin america, usa, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   35%
 
 6.0
 6K
White Sands
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A small southwestern town sheriff finds a body in the desert with a suitcase and $500,000. He impersonates the man and stumbles into an FBI investigation.
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, murder, desert, neo noir, chase, hidden identity, corruption, small town, special agents, betrayal, death, violence ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   52%
 
 7.4
 222K
The Nice Guys
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A private eye investigates the apparent suicide of a fading porn star in 1970s Los Angeles and uncovers a conspiracy.
Style: entertaining, buddy comedy, suspense, humorous, clever ...
Plot: investigation, conspiracy, father daughter relationship, corruption, single father, murder, private detective, pornography, chase, revenge, justice, alcoholic ...
Time: year 1977, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   47%
 
A Better Way to Die
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Boomer (Wiper) is a rookie cop based in the urban hellhole that is downtown Chicago. After his involvement in a drug bust operation which results in the death of Carlos (Carmen Argenziano), his mentor and father figure, Boomer becomes disillusioned ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending, road movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, gangsters, hostages, special agents, tough law enforcer, on the run, witnessing a crime, manhunt, hitman, race against time, woman in danger, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   44%
 

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 6.4
 85K
Tango & Cash
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ray Tango and Gabriel Cash are narcotics detectives who, while both being extremely successful, can't stand each other. Crime Lord Yves Perret, furious at the loss of income that Tango and Cash have caused him, frames the two for murder. Caught ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, crime, chase, police, car chase, buddies, undercover cop, prison escape, gunfight, violence, reluctant partners, torture ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   37%
 
 5.9
 41K
Passenger 57
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An infamous terrorist has evaded capture for a long time by being extremely clever and ruthless. Things get interesting when he hijacks a plane carrying famous security expert John Cutter, who isn't about to stand this sort of thing.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, fbi, airport, chase, hijacking, hostage, gunfight, hostages, martial arts, one man army, revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, florida, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   40%
 
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