Movies like Gridlocked

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Gridlocked (2015)
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Gridlocked (2015)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Former SWAT leader David Hendrix and hard-partying movie star Brody Walker must cut their ride-along short when a police training facility is attacked by a team of mercenaries.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspense
Plot: mercenary, corrupt cop, violence, actor, betrayal, interview, crimes, murder, danger, couples, ex special forces, tattoo, blood, villainess, cigarette smoking, drunk, woman kills a man, police officer, urine, shot to death, throat slitting, urination, shot in the head, shot in the neck, tampon ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada

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Most similar movies to Gridlocked

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, tense, captivating and suspense films with plots about crimes, danger, rivalry, murder, deadly, violence and heroes mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Gridlocked: 88 (2015), Outlawed (2018), Toxin (2014), Collision (2013), Striking Range (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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88 (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young woman comes to in a roadside diner with no idea where she is or how she got there. Split between two timelines, she gets taken on a violent journey as she seeks out the person responsible for her lover's death.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: memory loss, vengeance, crimes, deadly, on the run, danger, violence, female director, diner, bowling, mini dress, gas mask ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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95%
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Outlawed (2018)
Genre: Action
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ex-Royal Marine Commando uncovers evidence that could bring down a corrupt official and put him behind bars for life. When his childhood sweetheart is kidnapped, his mission is to rescue her and let nothing stand in his way.
Style: exciting, captivating, psychological, tense, suspense
Plot: gunfight, investigation, marine, conspiracy, save the day, corruption, uncover truth, crimes, murder, danger, starting over, vigilantism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
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80%
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Toxin (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Lieutenant John Paxton wants revenge against the government he and his men swore their lives to defend. The very government that abandoned and betrayed him, leaving him to die after a secret biological warfare experiment went horribly wrong. John ...
Style: serious, bleak, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: survival, betrayal, vengeance, danger, rivalry, escapades, deadly, secret experiment, government, violence, heroes, island ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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78%
 5.9
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Collision (2013)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Set around a wife and husband on vacation in Morocco with the wife plotting to murder her husband with help from her lover. The plan goes terribly wrong when her lover and husband get into a terrible car accident on a remote desert road. They escape ...
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, car accident, murder, survival, chase, danger, disorder, betrayal, crimes, honeymoon, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Striking Range (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When millionaire businessman Ted Billings (Glenn Morshower) double-crosses his partners in a weapons deal, he decides to hire some protection. Billings enlists Eugene "Vash" Vasher (Lou Diamond Phillips) a mercenary-for-hire and soon, Vash ...
Style: serious, suspense, tense, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: betrayal, adventure, arms dealing, chases and races, crimes, violence, mercenary, danger, chase, machine gun, commando unit, commando mission ...
Time: contemporary
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69%
 4.1
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Instant Death (2017)
Genre: Action
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A vicious gang war for drug dominance draws in a disturbed Special Forces veteran John Bradley. Trying to adjust to normal life and haunted by inner demons of a violent past, the underworld's retribution on his last connection to humanity, a ...
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, captivating, slasher
Plot: ex special forces, rage, gang war, violence, criminal, drug dealer, gang, bandit, criminal gang, smuggler, vengeance, revenge ...
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68%
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Misfire (2014)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: WKBA kickboxing champion and hard-action star Gary Daniels (The Expendables) takes to the screen in a border-crossing, barrier smashing all-action explosion that pits his will to live against the merciless murder machine of a Mexican drug cartel. ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: confined, crimes, danger, journalism, rivalry, police, search, abduction, rescue, organized crime, drug cartel, captivity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 2.9
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April Rain (2014)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When an eclectic group of terrorists plot to attack the United States from within, it's up to a quasi-military special investigative unit to identify, infiltrate and neutralize the threat.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, danger, terrorism, undercover, government agency, crimes, murder, track down, heroes, sex in bed
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Desh Prem the Real Hero (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: A blind man with his 'Echolocation' power takes on a revenge mission.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, bollywood, revenge, murder, blindness, betrayal, danger, rivalry, crimes, conspiracy, mastermind, motorcycle chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, new delhi, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Mexican Gangster (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Johnny Sun is a Mexican American with a white mother and Mexican dad. He witnesses his parents murder and gets his revenge years later, leading to a hard life as a gangster in drugs and smuggling. He tries to keep his borther from the life and finds ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, crimes, gang, society, going straight, family relations, urban ghetto, mexican american, murder, revenge, smuggling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Crazy Girls Undercover (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The film is about a group of Las Vegas sexy showgirls who are undercover agents working with a former C.I.A. agent (Robertson) to stop a terrorist attack.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, sexy ...
Plot: terrorism, vengeance, danger, race against time, rivalry, deadly, save the day, hunt down, escapades, murder, bomb, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 3.3
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Ten Dead Men (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: You can’t outrun your past. That is the extremely painful lesson that Ryan (Brendan Carr)is learning right now, as spectres of his past life of crime have returned to haunt him, destroying the only person he holds dear, and nearly killing him in ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: martial arts, crimes, vengeance, gangsters, danger, betrayal, rivalry, murder, haunted by the past, starting over, chase, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Wrecker (2021)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: John, a construction worker, moonlighting as a vigilante, grieves over the recent abduction of his wife. A detective friend, sympathetic to his plight, feeds John information about released criminals in hopes of serving them justice outside the ...
Style: unusual plot structure, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: revenge, vigilante, heroes, redemption, murder, brutality, psychopath, danger, obsession, crimes, threat, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.8
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The Hard Way (2019)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After learning of his brother's death during a mission in Romania, a former soldier joins two allies to hunt down a mysterious enemy and take his revenge.
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, exciting, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, graphic violence, deadly, escapades, friendship, danger, violence, revenge, murder, obsession, ambition, justice ...
Time: contemporary
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Kane Files: Life of Trial (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Scott Kane (Drew Fuller), a man with a checkered past is trying to live a clean life. When his son Owen falls ill, Kane finds his only option is to turn to Daniel Morgan (William Atherton), the local kingpin of the criminal underworld. Morgan offers ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wanted, danger, betrayal, crimes, going straight, rivalry, vengeance, family relations, fight, prison, fbi, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.3
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King of Triads (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the boss of a ruling Hong Kong triad is arrested and executed in China for counterfeiting money, mayhem ensues as the mob's leading contenders circle the throne.
Style: captivating, exciting, bleak, tense, serious ...
Plot: triad, rivalry, law enforcement, crimes, deadly, betrayal, killer, martial arts, danger, murder, redemption, bitterness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china
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58%
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Assassins Tale (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three assassins deal with life, love, addiction and trust as each tries to find the answers to a better life. Together, they prove to be the most trustworthy in this tangled web of murder, greed, friendship and betrayal.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: hitman, crimes, deadly, destiny, dishonesty, betrayal, assassin, murder, danger, violence, crime, low lives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Breakout (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A pair of criminals try to track down the kids who witnessed them commit a murder in the woods.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parents and children, danger, rescue, chase, crimes, witnessing a crime, wilderness, siblings relations, murder, prison, family relations, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Abducted: Fugitive for Love (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack, a man wrongly convicted of murder is sent to a prison where the unscrupulous warden has political aspirations. The warden manipulates his wife, his political adviser/lover, the prisoners and the voters, all while maintaining a smiling ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: prison, fall in love, crimes, couples, murder, escaped convict, prison warden, love, danger, escapades, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.0
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Body Armour (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Germany, Spain, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A burned-out bodyguard is hired to protect the man he hates the most: an international assassin who destroyed his career and ruined his life. Forced to put his personal feelings on hold, the bodyguard must use all his skills and years of experience ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, assassin, danger, vigilantism, crimes, rivalry, bodyguard, gunfight, murder, graphic violence, vengeance, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.2
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Blind Eye (2007)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Action thriller about a brotherhood of friends torn apart by a dangerous secret and an even deadlier conspiracy. When ex-cop Nick Browning is called by his estranged wife (Tara Goudreau), needing his help to find their missing daughter, he comes ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: missing person, uncover truth, police detective, investigation, danger, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal, deadly, missing child, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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50%
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Velayudham (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: India
Duration: 186 min.
Story: An ordinary milkman is forced to become the fictional character Velayudham who takes on the scum of the earth.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, semi serious ...
Plot: terrorism, superhero, vigilantism, escapades, fighting crime, crimes, corruption, danger, chase, lifesaver, journalist, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.0
 526
Dragonwolf (2013)
Genre: Action
Country: Thailand
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Devil's Cauldron, a city where depravity and violence has forged a society in which only the lethal and callous can survive, two young men who possess the intellect and ferocity to flourish, carve a name for themselves as the most efficient ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, femme fatale, crimes, hitman, betrayal, deadly, gangsters, dishonesty, danger, criminal heroes, siblings relations, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 3.2
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Blood Money (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Zheng Zhou is the most feared warrior from the Shaolin Dynasty in China. His fighting and weapons skills are legendary. But when his parents are killed and sister kidnapped, he turns to a life of drugs and crime that will almost kill him. With the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, danger, crimes, deadly, rivalry, martial arts, violence, smuggling, drug cartel, profanity, sexual content, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 3.6
 127
Cicak Man 3 (2015)
Genre: Action
Country: Malaysia
Story: Set after 7 years of the event of Cicakman 2: Planet Hitam. Metrofulus superhero, Cicakman had disappeared, many people say Cicakman is dead or retire. So, The new superhero has emerged known as Superbro has become a major superhero in Metrofulus ...
Style: exciting, suspense, psychological, captivating, tense ...
Plot: superhero, fictional city, disappearance, crimes, friendship, save the world, extraterrestrial, lone hero, good versus evil, showdown, heroic mission, battles ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.8
 155
Kill (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Four segments by four different Directors. Kiriko (Takanori Tsujimoto), The Children’s Samurai (Kenta Fukasaku), The Firing Range (Makoto Tahara), and Assault Girl 2 (Mamoru Oshii). Kiriko: the spirit of a murdered assassin takes revenge on the ...
Style: exciting, anthology, twists and turns, captivating, tense ...
Plot: samurai, vengeance, martial arts, serial killer, rivalry, daring rescue, deadly, crimes, youth, murder, betrayal, postmodernism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Tactical Force (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A training exercise for the LAPD SWAT Team goes terribly wrong when they find themselves pitted against two rival gangs while trapped in an abandoned Hangar, armed with nothing but blanks.
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swat team, rivalry, confined, gang, danger, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, mission gone awry, swat, tough heroes, crimes, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.2
 473
The Silencer (1999)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Killer gets orders from a video game named The Silencer.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, tense, rough ...
Plot: undercover, danger, assassination, conspiracy, frame up, special agents, adventure, deadly, rivalry, chases and races, heroes, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.4
 389
Russian Raid (2020)
Genre: Action
Country: Russia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Nikita, a former Russian Spetsnaz operative, is hired to neutralize the large private security force at a local factory so that his shady employer can extort the business from the factory owner. But Nikita and his group of highly trained fighters ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, brutal, rough ...
Plot: fist fighting, police, swat team, law enforcer, swat, revenge, vengeance, mission, fight, beating, martial arts, capture ...
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45%
Gates of the Sun (2014)
Genre: Action
Country: Algeria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An Algerian secret agent has to destroy an undercover paramilitary organization that plans to strike against the country and its people.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: working undercover, heroic mission, heroes, danger, undercover, hostage, secret organization, master warrior, tough heroes, martial arts, secret agents, terrorist group ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: algeria
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45%