Movies like Now You See Me 2

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Now You See Me 2 (2016)
 6.5
 221K
Now You See Me 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their mind-bending spectacles, the Four Horsemen resurface only to find themselves face to face with a new enemy who enlists them to pull off their most dangerous heist yet.
Style: surprise ending, entertaining, exciting, tricky, suspense, ambiguous ending, clever, twist ending, absurd, ridiculous ...
Plot: twists & turns, technology, heist, con men, cheating, magic, illusionist, stage magic, disappearance, manipulation, on the run, police investigation, conspiracy, secret society, betrayal, revenge, magician, greed, tarot card, illusion, vigilante, prison, martial arts, airplane, thief ...
Time: 2010s, year 1984
Place: china, new jersey, macau, big ben london, tower bridge london, london, las vegas

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Most similar movies to Now You See Me 2

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, exciting, entertaining and suspense films with plots about pistol, murder, chase, betrayal, deception, hostage and held at gunpoint mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Now You See Me 2: Central Intelligence (2016), Fast 8 (2017), Sneakers (1992), Survivor (2015), The Hurricane Heist (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.3
 559K
Now You See Me (2013)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An FBI agent and an Interpol detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money.
Style: surprise ending, clever, entertaining, twists and turns, intellectual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, mind game, scheme, mastermind, cons and scams, teamwork, manipulations, fbi, perfect crime, deception, thief, outsmarting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: las vegas, new orleans, new york, usa, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Central Intelligence (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After he reunites with an old pal through Facebook, a mild-mannered accountant is lured into the world of international espionage.
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, entertaining, absurd, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: espionage, cia, spy, friendship, chase, high school, betrayal, office, accountant, high school reunion, fight scenes, transformation ...
Time: 1990s, year 1996, 2010s
Place: maryland, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.7
 186K
Fast 8 (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: China, USA, Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: When a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of crime and a betrayal of those closest to him, the crew face trials that will test them as never before.
Style: exciting, surprise ending, captivating, tense, entertaining ...
Plot: betrayal, car chase, chase, mysterious woman, rescue mission, technology, cars, racing, submarine, fight scenes, family, revenge ...
Time: 2010s
Place: havana cuba, russia, berlin germany, manhattan new york city, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.1
 50K
Sneakers (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: When shadowy U.S. intelligence agents blackmail a reformed computer hacker and his eccentric team of security experts into stealing a code-breaking 'black box' from a Soviet-funded genius, they uncover a bigger conspiracy. Now, he and his ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, entertaining, exciting, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hacker, betrayal, partners, top secret, crime, manipulations, company, surveillance, code breaking, computer system, technology, spy ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 90s, year 1969, 1990s ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 5.6
 29K
Survivor (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Foreign Service Officer in London tries to prevent a terrorist attack set to hit New York, but is forced to go on the run when she is framed for crimes she did not commit.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, exciting, sexy, suspenseful ...
Plot: fire, death, microscope, embassy, hazmat suit, truck, new year's eve, hand grenade, terrorist, orphan, laboratory, on the run ...
Place: big ben london, afghanistan, scotland yard, london, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Hurricane Heist (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Thieves attempt a massive heist against the U.S. Treasury as a Category 5 hurricane approaches one of its Mint facilities.
Style: suspense, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: hurricane, heist, weather, money, conspiracy, betrayal, brother brother relationship, special agents, hostages, natural disaster, tsunami, lasersight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, year 1992, 2010s
Place: usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Brothers Grimsby (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Wrongfully accused and on the run, a top MI6 assassin joins forces with his long-lost, football hooligan brother to save the world from a sinister plot.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, absurd, tense ...
Plot: spy, culture clash, stupidity, espionage, danger, farce, parody, conspiracy, deception, betrayal, brothers, vulgarity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, santiago chile, uganda, northern england, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong, Austria
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate - an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, spy, conspiracy, mission, danger, heroic mission, master villain, heroes, escapades, chases and races, secret agents, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, austria, morocco, paris france, langley virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 7.4
 246K
The Nice Guys (2016)
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: buddy comedy, entertaining, suspense, humorous, surprise ending ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, conspiracy, pornography, private detective, party, alcoholic, single father, corruption, murder, investigation, teenage girl, private investigator ...
Time: 20th century, year 1977
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 85K
The Losers (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A tale of double cross and revenge, centered upon the members of an elite U.S. Special Forces unit sent into the Bolivian jungle on a search and destroy mission. The team-Clay, Jensen, Roque, Pooch and Cougar -find themselves the target of a lethal ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, cia, escapades, revenge, mercenary, teamwork, vengeance, robbery, hospital, black ops, sniper, fight scenes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bolivia, latin america, pentagon, puerto rico, dubai ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)
Genre: Action, 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: suspense, intense, exciting, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: false accusation of murder, conspiracy, corruption, assassination, military, vigilante, gunfight, survival, loner, opium, drug smuggling, mother daughter estrangement ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, alabama, afghanistan, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
After the Sunset (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two master thieves (Brosnan and Hayek) are finally retiring after one last succesful mission. Residing in their own tropical paradise, their old nemesis, FBI Agent Stan P. Lloyd shows up to make sure they really are retired. Docked in the port is an ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, island, one last job, cons and scams, crime, master thief, partners in crime, chase, american abroad, female police officer, fbi, cat and mouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bahamas, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.8
 10K
Bait (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Landing in jail for a petty theft crime, Alvin finds himself sharing a cell with John Jaster, the incarcerated half of the pair of high-tech thieves responsible for the missing gold. His partner, Bristol, is still at large. Alvin wants only to get ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, betrayal, rivalry, crime gone awry, cons and scams, disorder, swat, dishonesty, deadly, going straight, couples, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 89K
The Commuter (2018)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A businessman, on his daily commute home, gets unwittingly caught up in a criminal conspiracy that threatens not only his life but the lives of those around him.
Style: surprise ending, tense, exciting, suspense, rough
Plot: train, conspiracy, money, fired from the job, train wreck, deception, deal, destruction, telephone call, fight, fbi, police ...
Time: 2010s
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 32K
Bastille Day (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Michael Mason is an American pickpocket living in Paris who finds himself hunted by the CIA when he steals a bag that contains more than just a wallet. Sean Briar, the field agent on the case, soon realises that Michael is just a pawn in a much ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, intense, buddy comedy, tense ...
Plot: pickpocket, cia, terrorism, bomb, bank, gas mask, strong female character, chase, surveillance, espionage, corruption, kidnapping ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, criminal's revenge, chase, killer, murder, mechanic, shooting, gunfight, assassination, betrayal, blood, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, sydney australia, rio de janeiro, ukraine, cambodia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 193K
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, suspenseful, captivating, intense ...
Plot: chase, rogue agent, cia, cia agent, interrogation, espionage, surveillance, betrayal, martial arts, survival, danger, investigation ...
Time: 1990s, 2010s, 2000s
Place: las vegas, greece, athens greece, usa, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, secret organization, spy, espionage, undercover, mentor, power relations, teaching the ways of the world, secret service, chase, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, middle east, mcdonald's restaurant, tower bridge london, argentina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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xXx: Return of Xander Cage (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: China, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage comes out of self-imposed exile, thought to be long dead, and is set on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable ...
Style: surprise ending, entertaining, ridiculous, sexy, exciting
Plot: spy, airplane, swimming pool, parachute, secret agent, extreme sports, back from the dead, tattoo, car chase, chase, motorcycle, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s
Place: dominican republic, big ben london, moscow russia, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.3
 53K
Criminal (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Bill Pope is a CIA agent on a mission in London tracking down a shadowy hacker nicknamed "The Dutchman." When he gets mysteriously ambushed and killed, an experimental procedure is used to transfer his memories into dangerous ex-convict ...
Style: suspense, exciting, disturbing, intense, rough ...
Plot: cia, convict, memory, espionage, surveillance, chase, criminal, brutality, death, prison, deception, prisoner ...
Time: 2010s
Place: delaware, big ben london, west virginia, london, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.5
 42K
Stolen (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Master thief Will Montgomery is just released from the State penitentiary after serving a 10 year sentence, is contacted by Vincent, his ex comrade in crime, who is holding Will’s teenage daughter ransom in a hijacked taxi cab. Vincent will only ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, taxi driver, car chase, heist, chase, fbi, race against time, ransom, presumed dead, taxi, rescue, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Escape Plan 2: Hades (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ray Breslin manages an elite team of security specialists trained in the art of breaking people out of the world's most impenetrable prisons. When his most trusted operative, Shu Ren, is kidnapped and disappears inside the most elaborate prison ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, bleak, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prison escape, hand to hand combat, betrayal, danger, teamwork, martial arts, robot, rubik's cube, secret place, friends, shooting ...
Time: 2010s
Place: shanghai china, bangkok thailand, atlanta georgia, chechnya
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.8
 357K
Spectre (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.
Style: exciting, suspense, sexy, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, british secret service, secret service, secret agent, 007, james bond, heroic mission, assassin, car chase, secret mission, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: italy, big ben london, north africa, austria, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 7.0
 223K
Rush Hour (1998)
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: buddy comedy, humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: two man army, reluctant partners, martial arts, fish out of water, ransom, chase, kung fu, police investigation, kidnapping, partners against crime, odd couple, verbal byplay ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles, hong kong, california, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 141K
Inferno (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After waking up in a hospital with amnesia, professor Robert Langdon and a doctor must race against time to foil a deadly global plot.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, mind bending, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient mystery, adventure, danger, memory loss, treasure hunt, riddles and clues, museum, chases and races, race against time, religions or cults, amnesia, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: italy, europe, florence italy, florence, istanbul turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.9
 27K
The Double (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The mysterious murder of a US senator bearing the distinctive trademark of the legendary Soviet assassin 'Cassius', forces retired CIA operative, Paul Shepherson to team with rookie FBI agent, Ben Geary to solve the crime. Having spent ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: double agent, assassination, investigation, special agents, crime, ex law enforcer, hunt down, deadly, crimes, espionage, assassin, spy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c., paris france, mexico, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: on the run, damsel in distress, gangster, escape, corruption, chase, conspiracy, foot chase, dark past, organized crime, spy, beaten to death ...
Place: ukraine, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Mission: Impossible (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Ethan Hunt, the leader of a crack espionage team whose perilous operation has gone awry with no explanation, discovers that a mole has penetrated the CIA, he's surprised to learn that he's the No. 1 suspect. To clear his name, Hunt ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, cia, espionage, mission, spy, undercover, chase, betrayal, secret service, double agent, murder, master villain ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: prague, prague czech republic, kiev ukraine, shanghai china, czech republic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.6
 150K
RED 2 (2013)
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, realistic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, spy, race against time, on the run, exploding airplane, secret agents, mercenary, chase, secret service, hitman, super weapon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, england, usa, europe, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 97K
Allegiant (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Beatrice Prior and Tobias Eaton venture into the world outside of the fence and are taken into protective custody by a mysterious agency known as the Bureau of Genetic Welfare.
Style: futuristic, surprise ending, suspense, bad ending, entertaining
Plot: good versus evil, survival, teenagers, surveillance, genetics, technology, manipulation, utopia, betrayal, brainwashing, chase, memory ...
Time: future, near future
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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