Movies like The Contract 2016

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The Contract (2016)
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The Contract (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two worlds collide when a wealthy hedge fund trader returns home to find squatters have occupied his country house.
Style: absurd, surprise ending, psychotronic, exciting, suspense, neo noir, splatter
Plot: on the run, gangsters, criminal, crime boss, conspiracy, organized crime, murder, exploitation, maniac, money, violence, hitman, chase, evil man, child in peril, female thief, foot chase, urban setting, martial arts, airplane, henchman, bandit, fight, prostitute, lawyer ...
Place: london, big ben london, tower bridge london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, exciting, suspense and tense films with plots about blood splatter, fight, shot in the chest, gunfight, brawl, gun and held at gunpoint mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Contract: Absolution (2015), Code of Honor (2016), 7 Seconds (2005), The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017), Proud Mary (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, captivating, suspense, exciting, neo noir ...
Plot: damsel in distress, on the run, organized crime, corruption, escape, gangster, chase, conspiracy, gangsters, dark past, spy, foot chase ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, ukraine, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Code of Honor (2016)
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: tense, suspense, rough, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: murder, brutality, danger, anti hero, sociopath, gangsters, anti heroes, fbi agent, chase, ex special forces, tough guy, killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.8
 7K
7 Seconds (2005)
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: suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, hostage, criminal heroes, chases and races, rivalry, dishonesty, disorder, kidnapping, daring rescue, gangsters, one man army, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bucharest, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Netherlands, Canada, UK, France
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, captivating, humorous, tense, buddy movie ...
Plot: bodyguard, hitman, assassin, killer, two man army, on the run, chase, mercenary, car chase, tough guy, one against many, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, united kingdom, amsterdam, manchester, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 10K
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, exciting, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: female assassin, female killer, gangsters, car chase, revenge, brutality, betrayal, murder, gangster, little boy, guilt, organized crime ...
Time: 2010s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Asian Connection (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two American expatriates, Jack and Sam, unwittingly steal a drug lord's money when they rob a series of banks in Southeast Asia and become the target of the gang's vengeance.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, tense, exciting, touching ...
Plot: drug lord, vengeance, murder, car chase, police shootout, accidental killing, attempted murder, foot chase, arms dealer, organized crime, crime boss, police ...
Place: cambodia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard (2021)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The world’s most lethal odd couple – bodyguard Michael Bryce and hitman Darius Kincaid – are back on another life-threatening mission. Still unlicensed and under scrutiny, Bryce is forced into action by Darius's even more volatile wife, ...
Style: exciting, captivating, surprise ending, buddy comedy, entertaining
Plot: hitman, adventure, bodyguard, fighting movie, covert operation, killer, fight, mission, agent, prospector, millionaire, secret mission ...
Time: 1950s, 2020s, 50s
Place: tuscany, florence italy, greece, eastern europe, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 3.8
 2K
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, suspenseful, suspense, rough, neo noir
Plot: aikido, martial arts, rescue, chase, betrayal, brutality, violence, murder, death, police detective, security guard, tough guy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: houston texas, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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: danger, survival, messenger, crime boss, police, bomb, chase, gunfight, crimes, witnessing a crime, deadly, crime ...
Time: 2010s
Place: tower bridge london, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, washington d.c., new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, betrayal, on the run, crimes, danger, rivalry, vengeance, law enforcement, deadly, murder, martial arts, car chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.8
 2K
Cartels (2017)
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, surprise ending ...
Plot: black ops, ambush, drug lord, battle, violence, organized crime, betrayal, battles, russian, murder, chase, military ...
Place: ukraine, romania, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Marine 5: Battleground (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
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, psychological, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, chase, murder, betrayal, survival, violence, brutality, fight, gunfight, death, foot chase, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.6
 31K
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, tense, exciting ...
Plot: organized crime, kidnapping, police corruption, undercover cop, robbery, rescue, father son relationship, race against time, brutality, police detective, car chase, murder ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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 assassin, martial arts, female protagonist, robbery, conspiracy, tough girl, hand to hand combat, assassin, heist, brutality, violence, female warrior ...
Place: cape town south africa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Precious Cargo (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a botched heist, Eddie a murderous crime boss, hunts down the seductive thief Karen who failed him. In order to win back Eddie’s trust, Karen recruits her ex-lover and premier thief Jack to steal a cargo of rare precious gems. But when the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, tense, neo noir ...
Plot: heist, diamond, crime boss, betrayal, danger, thief, heist gone wrong, assassination attempt, diamonds, gang, gunfight, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
John Wick: Chapter 2 (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, bounty hunter, tough guy, woman fights a man, dark hero, manhunt, gun, weapons ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, rome italy, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.4
 45K
Free Fire (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A crime drama set in 1970s Boston, about a gun sale which goes wrong.
Style: suspense, brutal, tense, stylized, dark ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gunfight, arms dealer, sniper, violence, chase, death, brutality, murder, blood, revenge, fear ...
Time: 70s, contemporary
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.0
 4K
The Package (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A courier for a local crime lord must deliver a mysterious package while being chased by a horde of unusual gangsters.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, crime lord, crimes, danger, chases and races, tough heroes, crime boss, organized crime, husband wife relationship, deception, hostage, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 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, murder, police corruption, danger, brutality, violence, dark hero, sociopath, paranoia, street shootout, hairdresser, corrupt politician ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
 5K
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, captivating, serious, exciting, neo noir
Plot: rescue, drug cartel, on the run, crime boss, revenge, pursuit, chase, corrupt cop, crooked sheriff, husband wife relationship, niece, uncle niece relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: arizona, texas, southern usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
All Things To All Men (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A thief is caught up in a deadly game of cat-and-mouse between a maverick cop and London crime boss.
Style: tense, serious, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: corruption, crimes, rivals, cons and scams, law enforcement, dishonesty, life is a bitch, crime boss, criminal, danger, police, hunt down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.4
 20K
Black and Blue (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exposure follows a rookie Detroit African-American female cop who stumbles upon corrupt officers who are murdering a drug dealer, an incident captured by her body cam. They pursue her through the night in an attempt to destroy the footage, but to ...
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, slang, neo noir ...
Plot: drug lord, rookie, police, police corruption, danger, criminal gang, organized crime, policewoman, police chase, mercilessness, corrupt cop, justice ...
Time: 2010s
Place: detroit, louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 54K
Guns Akimbo (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany, New Zealand, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An ordinary guy suddenly finds himself forced to fight a gladiator-like battle for a dark website that streams the violence for viewers. Miles must fight heavily armed Nix and also save his kidnapped ex-girlfriend.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: heroes, superhero, fight, game of death, hacker, survival, game, struggle for survival, bandit, violence, gang, combat ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Skin Trade (2014)
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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sex slavery, sex slave, human trafficking, martial arts, gangsters, crimes, tough law enforcer, crime, master criminal, police investigation, rivalry, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, usa, asia, bangkok thailand, cambodia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.5
 636
Back in Action (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two men have different motivations but the same goal when they team up and mount an assault on a powerful drug gang.
Style: neo noir, cult film
Plot: green beret, bandit, buddy cop, crime boss, gangster, swat team, card game, gasoline, street gang, martial artist, stylized violence, machine gun ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.2
 7K
SuperFly (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Career criminal Youngblood Priest wants out of the Atlanta drug scene, but as he ramps up sales, one little slip up threatens to bring the whole operation down before he can make his exit.
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspense, exciting, tense ...
Plot: money, nightclub, police, arrest, driving, corruption, cocaine, escape, jewelry, fight, car chase, party ...
Time: 2010s
Place: atlanta georgia, montenegro, hong kong, texas, birmingham alabama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 5K
Brannigan (1975)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jim Brannigan is sent to London to bring back an American mobster who is being held for extradition but when he arrives he has been kidnapped which was set up by his lawyer. Brannigan in his American Irish way brings American law to the people of ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, gangsters, culture clash, fish out of water, extradition, on the run, police officer, crimes, crime, police investigation, reluctant partners, chases and races ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london, england, chicago illinois, scotland yard, scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.9
 3K
Truck Turner (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ex-football star turned skip-tracer, Turner specializes in bringing in the criminals police are too scared to chase, and when he's hired to capture sociopathic pimp Gator, he finds himself confronted by the most vicious killers in the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, chase, bail bondsman, organized crime, vengeance, chases and races, crime, tough heroes, law enforcement, danger, track down, profanity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 5K
The Defender (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A corrupt businessman commits a murder and the only witness is the girlfriend of another businessman with close connections to the Chinese government, so a bodyguard from Beijing is dispatched to help two Hong Kong cops protect the witness.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, cult film, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bodyguard, murder, woman in danger, martial arts, hitman, danger, chase, assassination attempt, gangsters, assassin, police, witness ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.2
 45K
Stuber (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After crashing his car, a cop who's recovering from eye surgery recruits an Uber driver to help him catch a heroin dealer. The mismatched pair soon find themselves in for a wild day of stakeouts and shootouts as they encounter the city's ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: police officer, taxi driver, investigation, father daughter relationship, driver, murder, danger, vulgarity, drug lord, buddy cop, lapd, partners ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%