Movies like Hard Target 2

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Hard Target 2 (2016)
 5.3
 3K
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: surprise ending
Plot: jungle, mixed martial arts, retired, human prey, survival, sniper, soccer, martial arts, village, army, party, money, motorcycle, bodyguard, friendship, violence, death, hunter, mercenary, tough guy, warrior, water, torture, rich man, soldier ...
Time: 2010s
Place: bangkok thailand

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, exciting, suspenseful and serious films with plots about pistol, death, fistfight, murder, gunfight, brawl and held at gunpoint mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres. Some movies like Hard Target 2: The Condemned 2 (2015), American Assassin (2017), Final Score (2018), Chain of Command (1994), Deadly Prey (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Condemned 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former bounty hunter who finds himself on the run as part of a revamped Condemned tournament, in which convicts are forced to fight each other to the death as part of a game that's broadcast to the public.
Plot: evil man, battlefield, fight, explosion, ambulance, deputy, rescue, gunfight, arrest, assault rifle, frame up, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
American Assassin (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 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: suspense, exciting, tense, suspenseful, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: mentor, terrorist, revenge, recruit, counter terrorism, terrorism, terrorist plot, spy hero, nuclear war, government agent, spy, one man army ...
Time: 2010s
Place: romania, istanbul turkey, rome italy, virginia, warsaw poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 7K
Final Score (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a stadium is seized by a group of heavily armed criminals during a major sporting event, an ex-soldier must use all his military skills to save the 35,000 capacity crowd, one of which is the daughter of his fallen comrade.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: terrorism, unlikely hero, siege, fight, revolution, pub, shot in the head, ambulance, fistfight, sidekick, explosion, covered in blood ...
Time: 2010s, 1990s
Place: russia, tower bridge london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Chain of Command (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Merrill Ross (Michael Dudikoff) is thought to be a C.I.A. agent gone bad and teaming with some other alphabet named agency to take over the oil rich country of Qumir, he finds he's in the middle of a very explosive situation. Not knowing ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: presumed dead, spiral staircase, press conference, undercover, ambassador, sabotage, tied up, woman kills a man, pool table, mass murder, female agent, burned to death ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 5.6
 2K
Deadly Prey (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of sadistic mercenaries led by Col. John Hogan kidnap Michael Danton from his home, and set him loose on the grounds of their secret camp to be used as training for new recruits. Danton has been called the "most perfect killer ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, manhunt, chase, survival, rifle, machine gun, mercenary, martial arts, exploding body, rapist, gunfight, swamp ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.4
 224
The Blood Bond (2011)
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 ...
Plot: death, shot in the chest, car accident, drunkenness, mentor, doctor, chase, spy, deception, murder, escape, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.0
 83K
The Foreigner (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
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
Plot: tough guy, revenge, terrorism, bomb, obsession, justice, one against many, death of daughter, irish republican army, mercilessness, politics, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ireland, scotland yard, america, usa, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Assault on Devil's Island (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When one of Mike McBride's men goes rogue and takes a group of gymnasts hostage to Devil's Island in exchange for the return of drug lord Carlos Gallindo, the SEALS face their most perilous assignment yet.
Style: exciting, serious, sexy, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, betrayal, danger, island, race against time, hostage, escapades, confined, gang, daring rescue, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: caribbean, seattle, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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S.W.A.T.: Under Siege (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, 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, surprise ending
Plot: survival, chase, police, violence, murder, brutality, death of friend, police chase, foot chase, spy, self mutilation, husband wife relationship ...
Place: seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Assassination Games (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Brazil is a contract killer, willing to take any job if the price is right. Flint left the assassin game when a ruthless drug dealer’s brutal attack left his wife in a coma. When a contract is put out on the same coldblooded drug dealer, both ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, anti hero, assassination, fight, unlikely partners, criminal's revenge, corrupt law enforcer, crimes, dishonesty, danger, knife fight, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: eastern europe, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.1
 9K
Extraction (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former CIA operative is kidnapped by a group of terrorists. When his son learns there is no plan for his father to be saved, he launches his own rescue operation.
Style: suspense, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: rescue, death of wife, father son relationship, murder, brutality, deception, machismo, death, escape, revenge, violence, russian ...
Time: year 2005, 2010s, 2000s, year 2004
Place: prague czech republic, czech republic, prague, langley virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.7
 3K
A Good Man (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After an illustrious special ops career ends in disaster, Alexander goes off the grid and attempts to lead a quiet life as a handyman at an apartment complex. But when one of his tenants and her family fall under the thumb of a Russian gangster, ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: martial arts, one man army, danger, save the day, gangsters, crimes, rivalry, deadly, gory, heroes, gang, machine gun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 52K
Mile 22 (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: China, USA, 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: black ops, top secret, martial arts, terrorist, political corruption, secret agent, danger, machismo, betrayal, terrorist group, surveillance, investigation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: southeast asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: surprise ending, suspense, entertaining, intense, exciting ...
Plot: opium, drug smuggling, mother daughter estrangement, woman fights a man, false accusation of murder, false accusations, conspiracy, chase, corruption, assassination, military, assassin ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, alabama, washington d.c., afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.4
 992
Soldier Boyz (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of prisoners are going to Vietnam to rescue the daughter of a V-I.P. The Ones who survive get their freedom back...but hell awaits them.
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, prison, survival, kidnapping, terrorism, military, rivalry, soldier, chases and races, prison life, missing person, serial killer ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: vietnam, asia, los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.8
 4K
Stratton (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A British Special Boat Service commando tracks down an international terrorist cell.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: commando, british, terrorist, gore, corpse, held at gunpoint, suicide, beating, shot to death, tied to a chair, cell phone, kidnapping ...
Time: 2010s
Place: iran, ukraine, big ben london, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.8
 1K
End of a Gun (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mall security guard -- and former federal agent -- crosses paths with a drug kingpin's enforcer after he saves a woman from danger.
Style: surprise ending, rough, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: violence, martial arts, tough guy, rescue, betrayal, brutality, chase, murder, police detective, death, aikido, blood ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Maximum Conviction (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When former black ops operative Tom Steele and his partner Manning are assigned to decommission an old prison, they must oversee the arrival of two mysterious female prisoners. Before long, an elite force of mercenaries assault the prison in search ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, martial arts, prison, rescue, chases and races, master warrior, confined, tough heroes, on the run, heroes, partners, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Contract to Kill (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Monaco
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Harmon is a CIA/DEA enforcer investigating Arab terrorists captured in Mexico. With his team--seductive FBI agent Zara and spy-drone pilot Sharp--he flies to Istanbul and uncovers a brutal plot: Islamic extremists plan to use Sonora drug-smuggling ...
Plot: martial arts, aikido, violence, shot to death, taxi, mercilessness, stabbed in the back, mob boss, cell phone, corpse, crime boss, van ...
Time: 2010s
Place: istanbul turkey, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.6
 191K
Jason Bourne (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China
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: rogue agent, cia, chase, martial arts, amnesia, espionage, surveillance, cia agent, betrayal, survival, haunted by the past, investigation ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s, 1990s
Place: las vegas, greece, usa, athens greece, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Marine 3: Homefront (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Marine must do whatever it takes to save his kidnapped niece and stop a terrorist attack masterminded by a radical militia group.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, soldier, kidnapping, terrorist, one man army, tough heroes, heroes, danger, military, rivalry, save the day, daring rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington state, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Mechanic: Resurrection (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Arthur Bishop thought he had put his murderous past behind him when his most formidable foe kidnaps the love of his life. Now he is forced to travel the globe to complete three impossible assassinations, and do what he does best, make them look like ...
Style: tense, exciting, twists and turns, surprise ending, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, criminal's revenge, killer, murder, revenge, mechanic, shooting, gunfight, assassination, betrayal, blood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, sydney australia, rio de janeiro, bangkok thailand, cambodia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Mercenary: 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: surprise ending
Plot: timebomb, assassination, shot in the leg, redemption, machismo, shot in the back, surveillance, stripper, one man army, assassin, espionage, secret agent ...
Place: eastern europe, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Operation Rogue (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Deep in the jungles of Southeast Asia, a terrorist organization has stolen materials to create a dangerous chemical bomb. It is up to Captain Max Randall and his team of Marines to stop them. But when Randall's team kill the terrorist ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, soldier, military, jungle, terrorism, confined, crimes, danger, heroes, terrorist bombing, murder, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, asia, southeast asia, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
London Has Fallen (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Bulgaria, USA
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, intense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist attack, danger, assassination, secret service, save the day, heroes, president, surveillance, conspiracy, hostage, mixed martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, london, nevada, pakistan, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Missing in Action 2: The Beginning (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Prequel to the first Missing In Action, set in the early 1980s it shows the capture of Colonel Braddock during the Vietnam war in the 1970s, and his captivity with other American POWs in a brutal prison camp, and his plans to escape.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, jungle, survival, torture, burned alive, danger, soldier, military, one man army, martial arts, escape, revenge ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: vietnam, asia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Perfect Weapon (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a not too distant future, a totalitarian state run by ‘The Director” (Seagal) controls all aspects of life. All enemies of the state are dealt in the harshest way. Most of them are executed by the secret government’s assassins. The best ...
Style: suspense, futuristic, surprise ending, sinister
Plot: dictatorship, martial arts, female agent, mushroom cloud, sociopath, assassination attempt, corrupt official, female spy, attempted robbery, presumed dead, sex in shower, mexican standoff ...
Time: near future, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Soldiers of Fortune (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Wealthy thrill-seekers pay huge premiums to have themselves inserted into military adventures, only this time things don't go exactly to plan.
Style: realistic, exciting, tense, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, race against time, soldier, danger, on the run, battles, tough heroes, battle, rescue mission, mixed martial arts, hand to hand combat, martial arts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, ukraine, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
CIA Code Name: Alexa (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A CIA operative kills a terrorist during a prison break. When a group of terrorists attempts to recover a microchip implanted in the man's body, one of them is captured and convinced by the CIA to work for them as an informer.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, espionage, terrorism, martial arts, femme fatale, undercover, microchip, terrorist, cia, heroes, government agency, whistleblower ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Bleeding Steel (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as a hardened special forces agent who fights to protect a young woman from a sinister criminal gang. At the same time, he feels a special connection to the young woman, like they met in a different life.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: agent, criminal gang, danger, betrayal, police, gunfight, martial arts, transformation, fight, friendship, police investigation, vengeance ...
Time: future, 2020s, 2000s, near future
Place: hong kong, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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