Movies like The Hitman's Bodyguard

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The Hitman's Bodyguard
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Netherlands
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.
Style: buddy comedy, surprise ending
Plot: bodyguard, hitman, courtroom, assassin, court, killer, travel, opposites attract, on the run, criminal, chase, war criminal, airbag, interpol, telephone conversation, jumping from height, american abroad, trial, ambush, church, helicopter, shot in the head, explosion, torture, singing in a car ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, tower bridge london, big ben london, geneva switzerland, manchester england, netherlands
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The Dark Knight Rises
Action, Thriller
UK, USA
164 min.
 8.4
Deadpool 2
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
USA
119 min.
 7.9
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Most similar movies to The Hitman's Bodyguard

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, suspense, exciting and realistic films with plots about death, murder, violence, shot in the chest, chase, pistol and held at gunpoint mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Hitman's Bodyguard: Central Intelligence (2016), Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014), American Assassin (2017), 7 Seconds (2005), Jason Bourne (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Central Intelligence
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: funny, entertaining, humorous, bad ending, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: espionage, spy, cia, school, high school, betrayal, redemption, transformation, chase, friendship, assassin, bullying ...
Time: 2010s, 1990s, year 1996
Place: new jersey, maryland
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Kingsman: The Secret Service
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: suspenseful, serious, bloody, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, mentor, espionage, violence, british, murder, torture, assassin, blood, revenge, betrayal, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, kentucky, tower bridge london, argentina ...
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System:   57%
    User:   52%
 
American Assassin
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Following the murder of his fiancée, Mitch Rapp trains under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, ambiguous ending
Plot: revenge, terrorist, beach, terrorism, cia, counter terrorism, iranian, one man army, knife fight, fight, mentor, explosion ...
Time: 2010s
Place: warsaw poland, romania, istanbul turkey, rome italy, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   39%
 
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7 Seconds
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Switzerland, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When an experienced thief accidentally makes off with a Van Gogh, his partner is kidnapped by gangsters in pursuit of the painting, forcing the criminal to hatch a rescue plan.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crime gone awry, crime, tough heroes, chases and races, one man army, dishonesty, chase, heist, rivalry, kidnapping, daring rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bucharest, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   55%
 
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Jason Bourne
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, intense, entertaining, surprise ending
Plot: chase, assassin, cia, hacking, amnesia, espionage, spy, car chase, surveillance, assassination, revenge, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: las vegas, greece, london, athens greece, washington d.c. ...
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System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
The Hunter's Prayer
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An assassin forges an unlikely partnership with one of his targets: a woman seeking revenge for the murder of her family.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: drug addict, assassin, survival, betrayal, teenage girl, escape, planned murder, police car, machine gun, on the run, body in a trunk, hostage ...
Time: 2010s
Place: switzerland, france, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   43%
 
 6.3
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Criminal
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
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, entertaining, melancholic, exciting, awful ...
Plot: memory, cia, espionage, surveillance, spy, chase, car chase, brutality, death, redemption, violence, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: london, russia, delaware, big ben london, west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
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Deadpool 2
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool battles the evil and powerful Cable and other bad guys to save a boy's life.
Style: humorous, dark humor, funny, entertaining, bloody ...
Plot: superhero, mutant, self healing, violence, dark hero, comics, mercenary, anti hero, brutality, blood, blind woman, teleportation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   38%
 
Chain of Command
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Merrill Ross (Michael Dudikoff) is thought to be a C.I.A. agent gone bad and teaming with some other alphabet named agency to take over the oil rich country of Qumir, he finds he's in the middle of a very explosive situation. Not knowing ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: rooftop, soldier, military, blood, anger, doctor, punched in the face, bomb, conspiracy, spy, foot chase, pistol ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   38%
 
Precious Cargo
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After a botched heist, Eddie a murderous crime boss, hunts down the seductive thief Karen who failed him. In order to win back Eddie’s trust, Karen recruits her ex-lover and premier thief Jack to steal a cargo of rare precious gems. But when the ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: crime boss, heist, car truck chase, detonator, blender, speedboat, penthouse, thrown from a car, armored truck, shot in the face, overturning car, spiral staircase ...
Place: mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   40%
 
A Better Way to Die
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Boomer (Wiper) is a rookie cop based in the urban hellhole that is downtown Chicago. After his involvement in a drug bust operation which results in the death of Carlos (Carmen Argenziano), his mentor and father figure, Boomer becomes disillusioned ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending, road movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, gangsters, hostages, special agents, tough law enforcer, on the run, witnessing a crime, manhunt, hitman, race against time, woman in danger, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   33%
 
London Has Fallen
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In London for the Prime Minister's funeral, Mike Banning discovers a plot to assassinate all the attending world leaders.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, entertaining, ridiculous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, president, secret service, arms dealer, assassin, car chase, revenge, assassination, betrayal, surveillance, kidnapping, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: london, england, egypt, scotland, pakistan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   37%
 
Die Hard with a Vengeance
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: New York detective John McClane is back and kicking bad-guy butt in the third installment of this action-packed series, which finds him teaming with civilian Zeus Carver to prevent the loss of innocent lives. McClane thought he'd seen it all, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, heist, violence, gunfight, chase, revenge, crime, terrorism, gold, vengeance, police investigation, bomb ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, california, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   32%
 
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Stratton
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A British Special Boat Service commando tracks down an international terrorist cell.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: commando, british, terrorist, drunkenness, death, cigarette smoking, security camera, russian, pistol, scientist, blood, spy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: rome italy, big ben london, ukraine, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   36%
 
The Last Boy Scout
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the girl that detective Joe Hallenback is protecting gets murdered, the boyfriend of the murdered girl (ex-football player Jimmy Dix) attempts to investigate and solve the case. What they discover is that there is deep seated corruption going ...
Style: clever, exciting, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, corruption, assassin, murder, football, secret service, violence, chase, car chase, revenge, gunfight, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   34%
 
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The Defender
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A corrupt businessman commits a murder and the only witness is the girlfriend of another businessman with close connections to the Chinese government, so a bodyguard from Beijing is dispatched to help two Hong Kong cops protect the witness.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, witnessing a crime, assassination attempt, chase, murder, hitman, woman in danger, witness, police, assassin, bodyguard ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, asia, china, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   33%
 
Hard Target 2
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Forced into a deadly cat-and-mouse game, a disgraced mixed martial arts fighter is hunted through the jungles of Southeast Asia.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: jungle, mixed martial arts, retired, human prey, money, chase, rivalry, fear, flashback, friendship, machine gun, gasoline ...
Time: 2010s
Place: bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   38%
 
 5.7
 7K
Skin Trade
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Thailand, Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After his family is killed by a Serbian gangster with international interests. NYC detective Nick goes to S.E. Asia and teams up with a Thai detective to get revenge and destroy the syndicates human trafficking network.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drugs/alcohol, tough law enforcer, strong sexual content, vengeance, crime, tough heroes, sex slavery, crimes, heroes, human trafficking, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand, usa, bangkok thailand, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   31%
 
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Mission: Impossible - Fallout
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 147 min.
Story: When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfil his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: gun, violence, hand to hand combat, spy, handgun, espionage, deception, plutonium, suit and tie, blond hair, new world order, caucasian ...
Time: 2010s
Place: berlin germany, jerusalem, germany, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   31%
 
The Condemned 2
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former bounty hunter who finds himself on the run as part of a revamped Condemned tournament, in which convicts are forced to fight each other to the death as part of a game that's broadcast to the public.
Plot: shot in the leg, hand grenade, head butt, raid, jumping from a car, mission, stealing a car, bar fight, bodyguard, sniper, sniper rifle, punched in the chest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   29%
 
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RED 2
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, semi serious, humorous, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, chase, cia, spy, hitman, secret service, assassin, car chase, conspiracy, gunfight, betrayal, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, england, usa, europe, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   28%
 
The Dark Knight Rises
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Following the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman assumes responsibility for Dent's crimes to protect the late attorney's reputation and is subsequently hunted by the Gotham City Police Department. Eight years later, Batman ...
Style: exciting, suspense, epic, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, vigilante, vengeance, redemption, secret identity, dark hero, vigilantism, murder, betrayal, destruction, chase, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, dungeon, pentagon, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   27%
 
 4.9
 3K
Blackjack
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After saving Casey, a daughter of his friend, from hired assassins, Jack Devlin is hit with a strange phobia - fear of white color. But when his other friend, who works as a bodyguard for a supermodel, is wounded, Jack decides to step in for him. ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, witnessing a crime, heroic mission, woman in danger, hitman, tough heroes, danger, crimes, assassination attempt, deadly, heroes, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   32%
 
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2 Guns
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A DEA agent and an undercover Naval Intelligence officer who have been tasked with investigating one another find they have been set up by the mob -- the very organization the two men believe they have been stealing money from.
Style: exciting, semi serious, entertaining, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robbery, heist, gangsters, betrayal, corruption, crime, cia, money, organized crime, conspiracy, chase, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   30%
 
 6.5
 10K
Crying Freeman
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A lethal assassin for a secret Chinese organisation, who sheds tears of regret each time he kills, is seen swiftly and mercilessly executing three Yakuza gangsters by a beautiful artist. She is captivated by the grace of his kill and later falls in ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, assassination, hitman, artist, police investigation, assassin, violence, sword fight, crime, superhero, brutality, gunfight ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, china, canada, hong kong, shanghai china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   32%
 
24 Hours to Live
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, China, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An assassin seeks redemption after being given a second chance at life.
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: interpol, shooting, hallucination, flashback, redemption, assassin, reincarnation, deadline, florida keys, undercover, female agent, death of family ...
Time: 2010s
Place: south africa, florida, cape town south africa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   33%
 
 5.6
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Cat Run
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When a sexy, high-end escort holds the key evidence to a scandalous government cover-up, two bumbling young detectives become her unlikely protectors from a ruthless assassin hired to silence her.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, stylized, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, uncover truth, assassin, senator, prostitute, politician, political conspiracy, woman in danger, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, britain, spain, montenegro, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   23%
 
 7.4
 222K
The Nice Guys
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: entertaining, buddy comedy, suspense, humorous, clever ...
Plot: investigation, conspiracy, father daughter relationship, corruption, single father, murder, private detective, pornography, chase, revenge, justice, alcoholic ...
Time: year 1977, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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System:   28%
    User:   32%
 

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Formula 51
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Elmo McElroy is a streetwise American master chemist who heads to England to sell his special new formula - a powerful, blue concoction guaranteed to take you to 'the 51st state.' McElroy's new product delivers a feeling 51 times more ...
Style: humorous, stylized, witty, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crime, chase, culture clash, drugs, golf, gangster, violence, buddies, car chase, organized crime, british ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, california, europe, usa, los angeles ...
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System:   27%
    User:   27%
 
The Equalizer 2
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Robert McCall returns to deliver his special brand of vigilante justice -- but how far will he go when it's someone he loves?
Style: suspense, surprise ending, ambiguous ending
Plot: gunfight, exploding building, heavy rain, gang, cocaine, rapist, martial arts, mixed martial arts, disarming someone, drug dealer, one against many, near death experience ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brussels belgium, washington d.c., turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   29%
 
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