Movies like Firehead

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Firehead (1991)
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Firehead (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a Russian cyborg with telekinetic powers terrorizes a city, an elite government agency intervenes. Col. Vaughn convinces "regular guy" chemist, Warren Hart, to team up with a beautiful blonde agent to capture the menace. But Warren finds the true villain isn't who he expected. Forces of good and evil go head to head in this paranormal story of corruption and redemption...with the world's future hanging in the balance.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, adventure, espionage, crimes, androids and robots, special agents, supernatural, heroes, terrorism, conspiracy, supernatural ability, secret agents, good versus evil, bio weapon, chase, on the run, track down, danger, heroic mission, chases and races, dishonesty, law enforcement, escapades, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to Firehead

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about heroes, chases and races, danger, undercover, rivalry, deadly and crimes mostly in Action, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Firehead: Momentum (2003), The Zone (1995), The Detonator (2006), Diplomatic Siege (1999), Falcon Down (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Momentum (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A trio of men with telekinetic powers led by Adrian Geiger rob an armored car. However the skeptical FBI agents Jordan Ripps and her partner Frank McIntyre do not believe in the testimony of the witnesses about there powerful skills. Meanwhile, the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: fbi, working undercover, supernatural ability, undercover, secret agents, rivalry, law enforcement, espionage, danger, race against time, leadership, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary
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100%
 4.6
 206
The Zone (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Former Gulf War hero Rowdy Welles is framed for murder by unscrupulous CIA boss Dick Althorp. As his price of freedom, Welles is ordered to undertake a deadly mission to destroy a nuclear processing plant in a foreign nation, owned by dangerous ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, adventure, one man army, heroes, chases and races, confined, rivalry, deadly, espionage, undercover, escapades, battles ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Detonator (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sonni Griffith, a top US Secret Agent must protect a witness as he crosses Europe.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly, terrorism, woman in danger, special agents, undercover, on the run, adventure, save the day, gang, survival, race against time, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Diplomatic Siege (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Steve Mitchell is clandestinely sent to the US embassy in Bucharest, Romania to disarm a nuclear bomb that has secretly remained in the building since the end of the Cold War, little does he know that other problems will soon erupt. He must ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, heroic mission, politics, danger, save the day, crimes, rescue, race against time, hostages, law enforcement, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, europe, balkan, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 4.0
 644
Falcon Down (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: U.S. Air force officer Hank Thomas attempts to expose a military cover-up after a civiian airliner crashes.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: u.s. air force, military, heroic mission, terrorism, confined, undercover, espionage, government agency, one man army, military life, frame up, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.5
 987
Sharpshooter (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An assassin working for the CIA decides to take one final job before quitting only to find out that he is the target of his CIA boss.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, sniper, betrayal, conspiracy, assassin, danger, adventure, on the run, save the day, undercover, special agents, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Foreigner (2003)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This story is about a freelance agent (Seagal) who is the courier of a package from France to Germany. He soon finds that many people want to get their hands on it.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, chase, martial arts, good versus evil, race against time, on the run, heroes, adventure, one man army, danger, deadly, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, poland, germany, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Vector File (2002)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A geo-political thriller where Gerry Anderson finds that sometimes, everybody really is out to get you. Gerry's daughter, Mattie, accidentally prints out a DNA code that in the wrong hands can end the human race. The chase is on - the Russians, ...
Style: bleak, futuristic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, terrorism, introspection, chase, undercover, danger, race against time, crimes, save the world, secret agents, heroic mission, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 4.3
 281
The Protector (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Soldier of fortune Ken Conway gets a job offer from his former fiancee to look into the whereabouts of a missing scientist. The scientist was working for pharmaceutical researcher Dr. Krago, so Conway goes undercover to infiltrate the doctor's ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: antidote, bodyguard, bio weapon, master villain, dishonesty, race against time, heroes, save the day, government agency, rivalry, disorder, conspiracy ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Pandora Project (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A CIA agent has to stop a former associate who has stolen a weapon which kills people without harming buildings, all before he is to get married in a few days.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master villain, chases and races, save the day, undercover, escapades, rivalry, heroes, danger, race against time, special agents, fellow agent, track down ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Cyber-Tracker 2 (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Secret Service agent (Wilson) battles an arms dealer who is creating a cyborg army.
Style: serious, rough, futuristic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, androids and robots, martial arts, special agents, kidnapping, danger, undercover, changing the past or future, adventure, escapades, man versus machine, deadly ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.6
 795
Asker (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When deadly anthrax missiles are stolen by a militia, ATF agent Ethan Carter (Dean Cain) must go undercover and join the group to save the country from disaster.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, hostage, working undercover, rebelliousness, save the day, espionage, secret agents, heroes, conspiracy, law enforcement, race against time ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
On Dangerous Ground (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Vusi Madlazi returns to the South African village he left as a young boy (he was organizing against apartheid, and left in fear of his life) to bury his father. He meets up with his brother Ernest, who tells him their other brother Stephen ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, special agents, soldier, tough heroes, working undercover, race against time, heroes, politics, crimes, secret agents, political conspiracy, undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, england, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.5
 1K
Judgment Day (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This sci-fi thriller finds the world in imminent danger when a collision in outer space sends huge pieces of interstellar debris on a path headed straight for Earth. A scientist has designed a system that would stop the largest meteor fragments from ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, hostage, outer space, crimes, daring rescue, master criminal, danger, one man army, hostages, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Shadow Men (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Happily married couple Bob and Dez Wilson and their 12-year old son Andy are being attacked by a blinding light when driving home from a daytrip. They awaken a couple of hours later, seemingly unscathed but soon driven mad by recurring nightmares. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, chase, alien, evil alien, conspiracy, heroes, stalking, save the world, danger, escapades, government agency, abduction ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.7
 323
Assassin (1986)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A retired agent from an Intelligence Agency is contacted by the Agency in order to stop an ultra-secret robot who is killing some government officials. That will be not an easy task, because the robot looks human and it was specifically built to be ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer robot, mad scientist, androids and robots, espionage, crimes, chaos, mentally unstable, assassination, escapades, life is a bitch, undercover, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.4
 581
Counterstrike (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Secret Service agent and his brother, a reckless ATF agent, try to stop a group of extreme right-wing U.S. military mercenaries, led by a fanatic Taiwanese vixen, who hijack the Queen Mary 2 ocean liner with the U.S. and Chinese presidents on ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, rescue, adventure, daring rescue, confined, deadly, danger, save the day, race against time, special agents, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.9
 450
Armstrong (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Cold War has just heated up! CIA Agent Bob Taylor (Charles Napier) arrives in Moscow with his new wife Susan (Kimberley Kates) with a highly secret video tape of Russian missiles leaving an unknown base near Moscow under the cover of darkness. ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, kidnapping, chases and races, secret agents, heroes, deadly, on the run, undercover, tough heroes, battles, injustice, conspiracy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 4.1
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Shadow Man (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An intelligence operative discovers that no one is what they seem in the shadowy world of espionage.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, espionage, martial arts, save the day, undercover, adventure, deadly, race against time, rivalry, danger, master criminal, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, romania, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.7
 758
Connors' War (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: They'll never see him coming... It's Personal. It's War. A blinded ex special agent is given his sight back by a special serum in order for him to stop a nuke that's hidden somewhere in the city. Things are just starting to ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, chases and races, manhunt, secret agents, terrorism, vengeance, danger, deadly, state affairs, government agency, law enforcement, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.1
 406
Detonator (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former FBI agent must stop a crazy man from blowing up bombs.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, undercover, one man army, terrorism, vengeance, law enforcement, deadly, special agents, race against time, danger, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.8
 911
Icon (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 190 min.
Story: A former US Operative, who lived in Russia in his earlier years and had been married there with a child, comes out of retirement to face down a former enemy, now running as a candidate for President in modern Russia. Working with a Russian ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, politics, conspiracy, espionage, race against time, special agents, uncover truth, heroes, government agency, fighting the system, danger, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.3
 607
Chameleon (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A super-killer female cyborg with chameleon-like powers discovers maternal instincts when she protects a child from government operatives in this science fiction tale set in the year 2028.
Style: exciting, bleak, futuristic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, on the run, special agents, society, chase, adventure, fighting crime, androids and robots, space and aliens, escapades, crimes, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 3.0
 1K
Hangmen (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rob Greene has information about an undercover terror team inside the CIA led by Joe Connelly. To stay alive with the knowledge, he is advised to stay undercover by his supervisor Andrews. Connelly's men try to kill Greene, but he can escape ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, chases and races, undercover, race against time, law enforcement, one man army, special agents, danger, master criminal, crimes, heroes, state affairs ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
 108K
Push (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After his father, an assassin, is brutally murdered, Nick Gant vows revenge on Division, the covert government agency that dabbles in psychic warfare and experimental drugs. Hiding in Hong Kong's underworld, Nick assembles a band of rogue ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, telekinesis, psychic, clairvoyance, supernatural, danger, chase, imaginary, escapades, experiment, precognition, undercover ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, year 1945
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.2
 373
Heaven's Fire (1999)
Genre: Thriller, Action
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Terrorists seize a building with intent to blow it up. However, one of the men trapped in the building is an ex-treasury agent, who just happens to be there with his wife and children in a tour group. Having to fight the terrorists and fires that ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, fire, good versus evil, undercover, dishonesty, one man army, crimes, danger, heroes, secret agents, crime, confined ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.1
 462
Con Express (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A hotheaded Alaskan customs agent (Sean Patrick Flannery) unwillingly teams up with a coldhearted but beautiful Soviet agent (Ursula Karven) to capture a rogue Russian general (Arnold Vosloo), selling a shipment of deadly nerve gas. Tensions and ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, hostage, danger, hostages, crimes, adventure, deadly, rivalry, partners, terrorism, prison, manhunt ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Laser Mission (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: West Germany, South Africa, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A CIA agent is sent to get Professor Braun before the KGB can seize him as the Prof's knowledge, together with a recently stolen diamond, could be used to make a laser cannon.
Style: serious, suspenseful, feel good, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, secret agents, heroes, government, laser, kgb, scientist, one man army, heroic mission, espionage, undercover, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Flight of Fury (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: John, is sent in to recover a stolen Stealth Bomber. His trusty sidekick Rojar and John's ever faithful Jessica, fight the rebel forces of Banansistan, led by the vivacious Ellianna.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, bomber, terrorist, pilot, martial arts, chases and races, soldier, espionage, terrorism, crimes, adventure, gang ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Homeland Security (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Admiral McKee (Tom Skerritt) is retired, when following the events of 9/11 he receives a call from the White House informing him that his commander in chief requires him to serve his country once again. Shortly after this he is sworn into office as ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, save the day, danger, law enforcement, head of state, deadly, government agency, state affairs, race against time, heroes, secret agents, special agents ...
Time: september 11 2001, 90s
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%