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The Mullah's Storm (2016)
The Mullah's Storm
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Story: Having been shot out of the sky and lost his entire crew, Major Michael Parson finds himself in the middle of an Afghan blizzard with only Army Sgt. Sophia Gold and her high value prisoner fighting for survival against a treacherous Taliban radical.
Plot: duty, mission, courage, rescue, military

Most similar movies to The Mullah's Storm

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, serious, realistic and exciting films with plots about rescue, mission, military, explosion, danger, violence and death mostly in Action, Drama and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Mullah's Storm: The Blood Bond (2011), Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018), Retrograde (2004), Deep Water (2000), Occupation (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 3.4
 224
The Blood Bond
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: kicked in the crotch, stylized violence, breaking a bottle over someone's head, hit with a chair, woman punches a man, child soldier, fictional country, femme fatale, man fights a woman, commander, man kills a woman, woman kills a man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   82%
 
Pacific Rim: Uprising
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, China, Japan, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: It has been ten years since The Battle of the Breach and the oceans are still, but restless. Vindicated by the victory at the Breach, the Jaeger program has evolved into the most powerful global defense force in human history. The PPDC now calls ...
Style: surprise ending, futuristic
Plot: robot, giant robot, alien monster, giant creature, teenage hero, giant monster, army, aliens, damage, mecha, japanese schoolgirl, chinaman ...
Time: near future
Place: mount fuji, china, hong kong, alaska, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   88%
    User:   100%
 
 3.2
 1K
Retrograde
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Luxembourg, Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two time travelers with opposing views are sent back to the present aboard a research ship in the Antarctic to prevent a global biological disaster from occuring
Style: serious, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, androids and robots, race against time, adventure, save the world, survival, alien encounter, apocalypse, infection, plague, experiment gone awry, time travel ...
Time: future, year 2004, 23rd century, 2000s
Place: south america, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   83%
    User:   86%
 
 3.4
 320
Deep Water
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hotshot Navy special ops guys get assigned to take a cruise to keep an eye on a VIP's daughter. Once the voyage is under way, somehow a nuke A) gets lost in the vicinity, and goes off. The resulting tidal wave capsizes the cruise ship, and its ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: cruise ship, cruise, underwater scene, video telephone, tidal wave, death of wife, survival, axe, taxi, shot in the head, flashlight, explosion ...
Time: 1990s, 2000s
Place: san diego california, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   60%
 
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 5.7
 9K
Occupation
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A small group of town residents have to band together after a devastating ground invasion. As they struggle to survive, they realize they must stay one step ahead of their attackers, and work together for a chance to strike back.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: extraterrestrial, alien invasion, pregnant woman, death of loved one, death of girlfriend, homeless man, baseball cap, behind enemy lines, resistance fighter, lightning, construction worker, crowbar ...
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   61%
 
 6.6
 71K
U-571
Genre: Action, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In the midst of World War II, the battle under the sea rages and the Nazis have the upper hand as the Allies are unable to crack their war codes. However, after a wrecked U-boat sends out an SOS signal, the Allies realise this is their chance to ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, war, survival, german, military, boat, race against time, wartime, nazis, ocean or sea, heroic mission, sacrifice ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   56%
 
 5.1
 2K
Black Tigers
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The former leader of a commando rescue attempt into Vietnam tries to discover why his squad members are being murdered, one-by-one, after the war is over.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, politics, vengeance, danger, heroes, rivalry, state affairs, on the run, against the odds, rescue, lone wolves, political corruption ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, vietnam, washington d.c., paris france, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   66%
 
USS Indianapolis: Men of Courage
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The harrowing true story of the crew of the USS Indianapolis, who were stranded in the Philippine Sea for five days after delivering the atomic weapons that would eventually end WWII. As they awaited rescue, they endured extreme thirst, hunger, and ...
Style: surprise ending, tragic ending
Plot: shark, rescue, sea, man with glasses, gambling, escape, african american, swimming, american flag, birthday, flashback, friendship ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945
Place: battleship, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   64%
 
 5.4
 6K
The Lake
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: France, Belgium, Germany, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A team of Navy SEALs discovers an underwater treasure in a Bosnian lake.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: mystery, navy seal, treasure, navy, exploding boat, rpg, night vision goggles, pilot, grenade launcher, breaking a bottle over someone's head, wristwatch, gold bar ...
Time: 1940s, 1990s, year 1995, year 1944
Place: serbia, bosnia herzegovina, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   66%
 
Karate Raider
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jake Turner is back on a rescue mission to liberate an attractive female Drug Enforcement officer captured and held prisoner by an American drug lord in the jungles of Colombia.
Plot: rebel army, roundhouse kick, rebel, femme fatale, karate kick, heroic bloodshed, karate chop, drug lord, martial artist, terrorism, raid, mission ...
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   52%
 
 5.3
 2K
Major Saab
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Major Jasbir Singh Rana (Amitabh Bachchan) trains cadets to become officers in the national defence academy. A spoilt brat Virendra Pratap Singh (Ajay Devgan) joins the academy. Little does he know the major is a strict disciplinarian who takes a ...
Style: semi serious, realistic
Plot: soldier, officers and cadets, military life, bollywood, coming of age, romance, love and romance, military, army investigation, rebelliousness, unfulfilled love, courtroom drama ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   48%
 
 5.6
 114K
Pixels
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Video game experts are recruited by the military to fight 1980s-era video game characters who've attacked New York.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, idiotic, ridiculous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: video game, adventure, family, alien, alien invasion, president, save the world, transformation, aliens, redemption, escapades, nasa ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2010s, year 1982
Place: new york, usa, washington d.c., taj mahal, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   65%
 
The Last American Soldier
Genre: Action, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jungle action from the glorious period of Rambo ripoffs.
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic
Plot: soviet army, ham radio, russian army, watchtower, cassette player, rebel army, order, machine gun, palm tree, battle, jealousy, stabbed in the back ...
Place: soviet union, thailand, vietnam, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   45%
 
The Three Musketeers
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Spain, Panama, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The young D'Artagnan arrives in Paris with dreams of becoming a king's musketeer. He meets and quarrels with three men, Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, each of whom challenges him to a duel. D'Artagnan finds out they are musketeers and is ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, swashbuckler, sword fight, romance, chase, buddies, fight scenes, partners against crime, adaptation, period piece, mythology, dialogue ...
Time: 17th century, 19th century, 1600s
Place: france, england, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   48%
 
The Hunt for Eagle One
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of US Marines are sent to rescue captured a US Marine and a Filipino Captain while stopping a group of Al-Qaeda-backed local rebels from launching biological weapons.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostages, one man army, soldier, daring rescue, rescue, race against time, first aid, electrocution, pilot, grenade launcher, marine ...
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   61%
 
 6.6
 39K
12 Strong
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.
Style: based on true events, surprise ending
Plot: cia, taliban, cia agent, heroes, behind enemy lines, book, horse riding, rivalry, chase, horse, airplane, bomb ...
Time: year 2001, 2000s
Place: afghanistan, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   51%
 
 3.5
 3K
Megaforce
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Megaforce is an elite multi-national military unit that does the jobs that individual governments wont. When the peaceful Republic of Sardun in under threat from their more aggressive neighbour the beautiful Major Zara (Persis Khambatta) and General ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, ridiculous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: soldier, motorcycle, camp, good versus evil, guilty pleasure, adventure, lame, escapades, parody, rescue, heroes, weapons ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   46%
 
Edge of Tomorrow
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Major Bill Cage is an officer who has never seen a day of combat when he is unceremoniously demoted and dropped into combat. Cage is killed within minutes, managing to take an alpha alien down with him. He awakens back at the beginning of the same ...
Style: futuristic, clever, exciting, humorous, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, alien invasion, time travel, military, time loop, war, immortality, survival, soldier, apocalypse, chase, anti heroes ...
Time: future, near future
Place: england, france, europe, big ben london, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   43%
 
 6.7
 20K
The Great Raid
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: As World War II rages, the elite Sixth Ranger Battalion is given a mission of heroic proportions: push 30 miles behind enemy lines and liberate over 500 American prisoners of war.
Style: realistic, tense, rough, serious, dramatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, military, prison, torture, death, violence, daring rescue, wartime, camp, prison escape, love story, sacrifice ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: asia, the philippines, japan, germany, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   49%
 
 6.0
 61K
Windtalkers
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Joe Enders is a gung-ho Marine assigned to protect a "windtalker" - one of several Navajo Indians who were used to relay messages during World War II because their spoken language was indecipherable to Japanese code breakers.
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, rough, sincere ...
Plot: war, island, survival, native americans, friendship, code, brutality, violence, courage, soldier, gory, wartime ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1943, year 1944
Place: japan, asia, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   44%
 
 5.2
 697
Into the Sun
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Paul Watkins (Michael Paré) is an American pilot stationed in the Middle East, who is taken away from his normal duties of protecting the skies to show an actor everything he needs to know about being a pilot in the Air Force. The actor, Tom Slade ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, realistic, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hollywood, buddies, strong sexual content, hotshot hero, adventure, save the day, officers and cadets, basic training, war, military life, battles, military ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   48%
 
The Finest Hours
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Coast Guard makes a daring rescue attempt off the coast of Cape Cod after a pair of oil tankers are destroyed during a blizzard in 1952.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, stylized, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, adventure, boat, ocean, courage, daring rescue, natural disaster, catastrophe, coast guard, sinking ship, storm at sea, love story ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: new england, usa, england, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   47%
 
Soldiers of Fortune
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: serious, exciting, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, race against time, battles, desert, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, soldier, military, escapades, disorder, stock broker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, ukraine, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   57%
 
 6.2
 190K
Insurgent
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Beatrice Prior must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart.
Style: serious, exciting, futuristic, bad ending, intense ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: rebellion, social misfits, betrayal, cyberpunk, chase, survival, young heroes, destiny, future dystopia, adaptation, book, catastrophe ...
Time: future
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   53%
 
The Devil's Tomb
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Mack leads an elite military unit on a search for a missing scientist, and comes face-to-face with an an ancient evil lying beneath the Middle Eastern desert. Evil that is not of this world. Evil that should never be unearthed.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gory, good versus evil, desert, deadly creature, race against time, experiment gone awry, supernatural, heroic mission, flashback, bandana, soldier, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   45%
 
Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of Evil
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Navy SEALS, headed by Lt. Bobby James, are dispatched to North Korea on a covert mission, all in an effort to take out a missile site...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, surprise ending, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, survival, battles, adventure, tough heroes, escapades, military, heroes, race against time, nuclear missile, daring rescue, military life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, north korea, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   47%
 
 4.2
 364
Plato's Run
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hired to rescue escaped inmates, a Florida man is framed for a Cuban gangster's assassination.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fugitives, government agency, adventure, protagonist as suspect, prison, secret agents, special agents, tough law enforcer, frame up, assassination attempt, kidnapping, manhunt ...
Time: 90s
Place: cuba, latin america, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   37%
 
Walking with the Enemy
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Romania, Hungary, Canada, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Regent Horthy is the leader of Hungary and a German ally, but his favorable standing with Hitler changes as the war comes to an end. Forced to cede Hungary’s power or else witness the execution of his son, Regent Horthy gives up control of his ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, emotional
Plot: holocaust, wartime life, against humanity, war, danger, life is a bitch, hidden identity, race against time, confined, dishonesty, family relations, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1980, year 2010, year 1946 ...
Place: europe, hungary, switzerland, budapest, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   37%
 
 5.7
 11K
Kill Command
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in a near future, technology-reliant society that pits man against killing machines. Against this backdrop an elite army unit is helicoptered to a remote, off-the-grid island training facility. What starts out as a simple training exercise for ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, intense, cerebral, light ...
Plot: robot, cyberpunk, technology, artificial intelligence, military, man versus machine, survival, violence, island, death, androids, weapons ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   42%
 
War of the Arrows
Genre: Action
Country: South Korea
Duration: 128 min.
Story: 13 years after the King Injo Revolt, the Chosun Dynasty is attacked by the Chung Dynasty of China. A young man named Na-mi leaves his demolished village to find his young sister, Ja-in, and her finance Su-koon, who were to wed on the very day of the ...
Style: epic, stylized, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: master warrior, daring rescue, heroic mission, battles, kidnapping, heroes, arrow, archery, danger, escapades, military, rivalry ...
Time: 17th century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   52%
 
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