Movies like Tunnel

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Tunnel
Original name: 터널
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A man is on his way home when the poorly constructed tunnel he is driving through collapses, leaving him trapped.
Plot: air vent, circular saw, husband wife reunion, collapse, blueprint, confidence, female politician, rescue team, wife, chief, drone, operation, construction, soccer ball, suv, car radio, honking a car horn, will, radio station, rescue attempt, press conference, media frenzy, ruins, swearing, cave in ...
Place: korea, south korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, suspense and realistic films with plots about danger, chase, death, race against time, blood, explosion and fear mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Tunnel: Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002), The Terror Live (2013), The Yellow Sea (2010), The Show Must Go On (2007), Assassination (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 129 min.
Story: This is the story of Ryu, a deaf man, and his sister, who requires a kidney transplant. Ryu's boss, Park, has just laid him off, and in order to afford the transplant, Ryu and his girlfriend develop a plan to kidnap Park's daughter. Things ...
Style: disturbing, stylized, tense, serious, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gory, revenge, kidnapping, crime gone awry, violence, torture, blood, brutality, drugs/alcohol, violent, visceral ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
The Terror Live
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "I'll blow up Mapo Bridge." An anonymous call comes into a radio station one day. When it turns out to be legitimate, a terrorist's threats end up getting broadcast live throughout the country.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, danger, crime, deadly, media, race against time, radio show, tv show, chases and races, once in a lifetime opportunity, radio dj, ratings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   79%
 
 7.3
 15K
The Yellow Sea
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea, USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The region where the borders of North Korea, China, and Russia come together, forms a sort of modern day wild west, where more than half of the population relies on illegal activity in order to survive. In Yanbian, on the Chinese side of the border, ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, gory, on the run, chases and races, life is a bitch, crimes, danger, chase, mahjong, violence, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, south korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   64%
 
The Show Must Go On
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 109 min.
Story: With middle age creeping up on him, the life and achievements of amiable, mid-level Korean gangster Kang In-gu are about due for an objective assessment. He’s certainly not in top streetfighting form anymore, and the young thugs under his command ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, stylized, touching
Plot: crime, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, gang, parents and children, down on your luck, hopes, life is a bitch, rivalry, family problems, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   73%
 
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Assassination
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Assassination is set in Korea and Shanghai in the 1930's during the Japanese occupation. The government resistance assigns a secret commando group with killing collaborators.
Plot: japanese occupation, assassination, stabbed through the chest, friendship, betrayal, murder, revenge, father daughter relationship, japanese soldier, infiltration, traitor, imperial japan ...
Time: 1930s
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   58%
 
 7.2
 7K
A Hard Day
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: On the way to his mother’s funeral, a detective accidentally hits a person with his car. He takes the body with him and puts it into his mother’s coffin. The moment he feels relieved, he receives a call. This caller insists that he saw the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: murder, violence, life turned upside down, twists & turns, police corruption, runaway, chase, vengeance, stylish, fight scenes, destiny, storytelling ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, tokyo, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   48%
 
 7.9
 47K
The Chaser
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Joong-ho is a dirty detective turned pimp in financial trouble as several of his girls have recently disappeared without clearing their debts. While trying to track them down, he finds a clue that the vanished girls were all called up by the same ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, chase, violence, crime, gory, police investigation, brutality, investigation, police corruption, murder, kidnapping, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, south korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   50%
 
 6.5
 162K
Air Force One
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Russian terrorists conspire to hijack the aircraft with the president and his family on board. The commander in chief finds himself facing an impossible predicament: give in to the terrorists and sacrifice his family, or risk everything to uphold ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret service, terrorism, airplane, conspiracy, president, corruption, hostage, sacrifice, aviation, russian, hostages, negotiation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: russia, moscow russia, afghanistan, kazakhstan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   51%
 
White House Down
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Capitol Policeman John Cale has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer. Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House, when the complex is ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret service, conspiracy, president, terrorism, hostage, car chase, father daughter relationship, revenge, save the day, white house, lone hero, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, middle east, washington d.c., paris france, u.s. capitol building ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   45%
 
The Concorde... Airport '79
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The last of the 'Airport' series again stars George Kennedy as aviation disaster-prone Joe Patroni, this time having to contend with nuclear missiles, the French Air Force and the threat of the plane splitting in two over the Alps!
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airport, arms dealer, survival, murder, aviation, airplane, hostages, weapons, assassin, adventure, one man army, greed ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: europe, france, los angeles, alps, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   46%
 
The Towering Inferno
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: At the opening party of a colossal - but poorly constructed - office building, a massive fire breaks out that threatens to destroy the tower and everyone in it.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: adventure, survival, skyscraper, rescue, catastrophe, greed, death, race against time, daring rescue, natural disaster, airport, dialogue ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   45%
 
 6.5
 52K
Ladder 49
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Under the watchful eye of his mentor, Captain Mike Kennedy, probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran at a Baltimore fire station. However, Jack has reached a crossroads as the sacrifices he's made have put him in ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, sincere, rough ...
Plot: sacrifice, friendship, redemption, courage, drinking, tragic hero, death, rescue, mentor, hospital, life & death, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: baltimore, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   50%
 
 6.1
 180K
San Andreas
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a massive earthquake in California, a rescue-chopper pilot makes a dangerous journey across the state in order to rescue his estranged daughter.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, survival, natural disaster, adventure, father daughter relationship, daring rescue, death, earthquake, redemption, chaos and mayhem, danger, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, san francisco, usa, los angeles, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   46%
 
 6.6
 4K
Juggernaut
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A bomber has planted 7 bombs on a transatlantic cruise ship. While a crack bomb squad team try to defuse the bombs the police attempt to track down the mad bomber.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: adventure, greed, ship, hostages, ransom, surveillance, revenge, ocean or sea, master criminal, death, one man army, secret agents ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, scotland, london, scotland yard, atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
 5.6
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Tube
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Burnt-out transit cop Jay forms an unlikely alliance with pickpocket Kay to stop a terrorist hijacker from blowing up a subway car during rush hour.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, stylized, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, police investigation, government agency, hostages, one man army, secret agents, race against time, special agents, terrorism, save the day, track down, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong, south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   36%
 
 6.6
 109K
Red Sparrow
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Prima ballerina, Dominika Egorova faces a bleak and uncertain future after she suffers an injury that ends her career. She soon turns to Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people to use their minds and bodies ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, rough, erotic, brutal ...
Plot: russian spy, female assassin, female spy, secret agent, secret mission, manipulation, seduction, traitor, secret society, training, murder, ballerina ...
Time: 2010s
Place: russia, europe, budapest, moscow russia, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   45%
 
Command Performance
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A Moscow charity concert turns bloody when armed extortionists take the headlining American pop-star, Venus, and the Russian President with his family, hostage. The drummer of a heavy metal warm-up band, an ex-bad ass biker played by Lundgren, and a ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, gory, rock, tough heroes, confined, danger, deadly, heroes, terrorism, rivalry, ghost, hostages ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   38%
 
 6.6
 15K
Airport
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Melodrama about a bomber on board an airplane, an airport almost closed by snow, and various personal problems of the people involved.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, airplane, survival, aviation, stowaway, race against time, landing, rescue, natural disaster, save the day, dialogue, catastrophe ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1930s
Place: las vegas, new jersey, detroit, new york, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   39%
 
 4.4
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Operator
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When the daughter of veteran 911 call center operator Pamela, and her estranged husband Jeremy, a Senior Police Officer, is kidnapped and held hostage, they are left desperate, with no choice but to follow the kidnapper's rules: send messages ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: hostage, kidnapping, police, veteran, officer, daughter, chaos, city, coffee, ambulance, fistfight, fight ...
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
Aurora: Operation Intercept
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: There have been two mysterious plane crashes in only 48 hours. The aircraft suddenly lose control and crash, killing everyone aboard. A woman of Russian descent, Francesca Zaborszin, the daughter of a slain Federal investigator, claims ...
Style: rough, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: airplane, one man army, adventure, secret agents, special agents, daring rescue, race against time, espionage, terrorism, save the day, heroic mission, hijacking ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   32%
 
 5.6
 8K
Airport 1975
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: "Something hit us...the crew is dead...help us, please, please help us!" With these terrifying words, 22 of Hollywood's greatest stars find themselves aboard a pilotless jumbo jet headed on a collision course with destruction in the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, airplane, aviation, adventure, survival, one man army, stewardess, daring rescue, death, natural disaster, race against time, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, tokyo, washington d.c., salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   34%
 
 5.6
 8K
Airport '77
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Flight 23 has crashed in the Bermuda Triangle while taking VIPs and valuable art to Philip Stevens new museum. But when hijackers take off the plane and knock everyone out with sleeping gas the plane crashes in the sea. The passengers survive but a ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, underwater, airplane, survival, rescue, hijacking, hostages, aviation, art, death, ocean or sea, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1977
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   43%
 
The Osterman Weekend
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The host of an investigative news show is convinced by the CIA that the friends he has invited to a weekend in the country are engaged in a conspiracy that threatens national security in this adaptation of the Robert Ludlum novel.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Plot: espionage, betrayal, violence, surveillance, conspiracy, spy, cold war, murder, gunfight, vengeance, brutality, paranoia ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   43%
 
 8.4
 435K
Oldboy
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: With no clue how he came to be imprisoned, drugged and tortured for 15 years, a desperate businessman seeks revenge on his captors.
Style: dark humor, atmospheric, bleak, stylized, disturbing ...
Plot: revenge, vengeance, incest, gory, loneliness, torture, violence, neo noir, kidnapping, guilt, insanity, mind game ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003, 2000s, 20th century
Place: korea, asia, south korea, stockholm sweden, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   32%
 
 5.8
 29K
Extinction
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A chief mechanic at a factory, haunted by apocalyptic nightmares, becomes a hero when Earth is invaded by a mysterious army bent on destruction.
Style: light, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: riot, evacuation, nightmare, tunnel, fistfight, scalpel, death of friend, fight, surgery, teddy bear, engineer, race against time ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   33%
 
The Berlin File
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: JUNG Jin-soo, a South Korean intelligence agent, comes across an unidentifiable operative, a 'ghost,' while surveilling a North Korean weapons deal in Berlin. The mystery figure is a North Korean secret agent, PYO Jong-seong, whose ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, stylized, tense
Plot: chase, espionage, intrigue, manhunt, on the run, working undercover, chases and races, hidden identity, dishonesty, rivalry, undercover, arms dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, south korea, north korea, korea, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   30%
 
Deepwater Horizon
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A story set on the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, which exploded during April 2010 and created the worst oil spill in U.S. history.
Style: intense, dramatic, suspense, realistic, tense ...
Plot: oil, survival, courage, death, betrayal, natural disaster, sacrifice, greed, catastrophe, technology, tragedy, corruption ...
Time: 2010s, year 2010
Place: boston, california, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   35%
 
Police Story: Lockdown
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A man looking for the release of a long-time prisoner takes a police officer, his daughter, and a group of strangers hostage.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hostages, crime, confined, danger, crimes, criminal's revenge, save the day, heroes, law enforcement, rivalry, swat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: asia, china, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   36%
 
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, cia, conspiracy, terrorism, surveillance, murder, spy, corruption, mentor, car chase, russian, assassin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2001, year 2003, 2000s ...
Place: russia, london, afghanistan, big ben london, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   38%
 
 6.2
 17K
MI-5
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: During a handover to the head of counter-terrorism of MI5, Harry Pearce, a terrorist escapes custody. When Harry disappears soon after, his protégé is tasked with finding out what happened as an impending attack on London looms, and eventually ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: track down, uncover truth, danger, race against time, secret agents, terrorism, innocent person killed, explosive, sabotage, disobeying orders, corruption, massacre ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, london, big ben london, moscow russia, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   35%
 
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