Movies like The Hitman's Bodyguard

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The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)
 6.9
 178K
The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Netherlands, Canada, UK, France
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, captivating, humorous, tense, surprise ending, buddy movie
Plot: bodyguard, hitman, killer, car chase, assassin, revenge, on the run, criminal, opposites attract, travel, courtroom, chase, courage, survival, rescue, trial, ambush, husband wife relationship, foot chase, street shootout, court, murderer, hitchhiker, two man army, love ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: england, london, amsterdam, geneva switzerland, manchester, netherlands, big ben london ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, exciting, suspense and tense films with plots about fistfight, pistol, punched in the face, death, gunfight, violence and murder mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Hitman's Bodyguard: Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014), Central Intelligence (2016), The Brothers Grimsby (2016), The Nice Guys (2016), Deadpool 2 (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, suspenseful, entertaining, ridiculous, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret organization, secret agent, espionage, undercover, spy, secret service, mentor, spies, british, power relations, child spy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1997, 2010s, year 2014
Place: england, britain, london, tower bridge london, middle east ...
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91%
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, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: espionage, cia, friendship, chase, high school, betrayal, spy, accountant, office, high school reunion, fight scenes, transformation ...
Time: year 1996, 1990s, 21st century, 90s, 2010s
Place: boston, baltimore, maryland, new jersey
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75%
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: not serious, humorous, exciting, ridiculous, absurd ...
Plot: spy, culture clash, stupidity, espionage, danger, farce, parody, conspiracy, deception, betrayal, secret agents, brothers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, santiago chile, uganda, northern england, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.4
 263K
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, buddy movie ...
Plot: conspiracy, private detective, pornography, father daughter relationship, party, alcoholic, single father, corruption, murder, investigation, neo noir, teenage girl ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1977
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Deadpool 2 (2018)
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: funny, dark humor, bloody, entertaining, humorous ...
Plot: dark hero, anti hero, superhero, mutant, cancer, mercenary, murder, time travel, self healing, violence, blood, brutality ...
Time: 2010s
Place: tokyo, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
American Assassin (2017)
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, exciting, tense, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: terrorist, mentor, cia, revenge, terrorism, terrorist plot, recruit, counter terrorism, conspiracy, spy, bomb, government agent ...
Time: 2010s
Place: virginia, rome italy, italy, london, warsaw poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Bad Boys for Life (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Marcus Burnett is now a police inspector and Mike Lowery is in a midlife crisis. They unite again when an Albanian mercenary, whose brother they killed, promises them an important bonus.
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: police officer, danger, drug lord, brutality, machismo, murder, soldier, chase, police detective, prison fight, buddies, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
Place: mexico, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
John Wick: Chapter Two (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, Hong Kong, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: John Wick is forced out of retirement by a former associate looking to seize control of a shadowy international assassins’ guild. Bound by a blood oath to aid him, Wick travels to Rome and does battle against some of the world’s most dangerous ...
Style: harsh, suspense, bloody, brutal, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone hero, hitman, warrior, one against many, organized crime, revenge, mafia, murder, survival, manhunt, death threat, danger ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, rome italy, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, France, Norway, UK
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: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: spy, terrorist, hand to hand combat, helicopter, pistol, violence, motorcycle, race against time, handgun, gun, plutonium, countdown ...
Time: 2010s
Place: kashmir, paris france, france, berlin germany, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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7 Seconds (2005)
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: suspenseful, stylized, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, tough heroes, hostage, criminal heroes, chases and races, dishonesty, disorder, rivalry, kidnapping, daring rescue, gangsters, one man army ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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6 Underground (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: After faking his death, a tech billionaire recruits a team of international operatives for a bold and bloody mission to take down a brutal dictator.
Style: suspense, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: mission, freedom, fight, dead, loading a gun, pretty woman, yacht, falling from height, massacre, falling to death, gas grenade, dictator ...
Time: future, year 2017
Place: las vegas, florence, hong kong, italy, florence italy
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100%
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The Courier (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This intense action-thriller unfolds in real time as two embattled souls fight for their lives. Gary Oldman stars as a vicious crime boss out to kill Nick, the lone witness set to testify against him. He hires a mysterious female motorcycle courier ...
Style: suspense, captivating, entertaining, exciting, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: danger, survival, gunfight, chase, bomb, crime boss, messenger, crimes, crime, deadly, police, trap ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, washington d.c., london, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Protector (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Billy Wong is a New York City cop whose partner is gunned down during a robbery. Billy and his new partner, Danny Garoni, are working security at a fashion show when a wealthy man's daughter, Laura Shapiro, is kidnapped. The Federal authorities ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rescue, kidnapping, gang, gangsters, chase, reluctant partners, working undercover, crime, partners against crime, city life, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, new york, china, asia, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency known as the Statesman to save the world.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: agent, spy, good versus evil, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, secret government organization, undercover agent, mission, friendship, chase, loss of friend, murder, save the world ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: europe, usa, italy, alps, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.6
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The Elite (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After the murder of their families by a terrorist bomb, five young adults are trained as a hi-tech, anti-terrorist team with a mission to search and destroy high-profile terrorist groups.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, terrorism, race against time, undercover, secret agents, danger, crimes, chases and races, daring rescue, save the day, heroic mission, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, year 1987, 2000s, 80s
Place: europe, greece, athens greece, washington d.c., utah ...
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100%
Precious Cargo (2016)
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: captivating, exciting, humorous, tense, surprise ending
Plot: heist, crime boss, diamond, betrayal, danger, thief, chase, assassination attempt, heist gone wrong, gunfight, gang, criminal ...
Time: 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Hitman: Agent 47 (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An assassin teams up with a woman to help her find her father and uncover the mysteries of her ancestry.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, one man army, danger, assassin, crimes, deadly, secret identity, murder, track down, assassins, assassination, secret agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: berlin germany, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
S.W.A.T.: Under Siege (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a D.E.A. and S.W.A.T. cartel takedown ends in a shootout, S.W.A.T. Agent Travis Hall seizes a mysterious prisoner taking him into custody. Before long, the S.W.A.T. compound is under siege by wave-after-wave of assault teams attempting to ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, surprise ending
Plot: survival, chase, violence, police, murder, police chase, foot chase, self mutilation, spy, husband wife relationship, martial arts, one against many ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington d.c., seattle, washington state, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Stuber (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After crashing his car, a cop who's recovering from eye surgery recruits an Uber driver to help him catch a heroin dealer. The mismatched pair soon find themselves in for a wild day of stakeouts and shootouts as they encounter the city's ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: taxi driver, police officer, investigation, murder, father daughter relationship, driver, danger, friendship, partners, drug lord, crimes, sniper ...
Time: 2010s
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The Foreigner (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love – his teenage daughter – dies in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. His relentless search ...
Style: suspense, exciting, harsh, surprise ending
Plot: revenge, tough guy, one against many, bomb, terrorism, obsession, justice, death of daughter, irish republican army, warning, hand to hand combat, mercilessness ...
Time: 2010s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Crying Freeman (1995)
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: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, emotional, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s, 1990s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Marine 5: Battleground (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While working as an EMT back stateside Jake Carter after responding to a distress call, finds himself caught up protecting a person of interest from a biker gang ruthlessly hunting them down.
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, fight, gunfight, survival, murder, violence, betrayal, brutality, held at gunpoint, foot chase, chase, tough guy ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: John Wick is on the run for two reasons… he’s being hunted for a global $14 million dollar open contract on his life, and for breaking a central rule: taking a life on Continental Hotel grounds. The victim was a member of the High Table who ...
Style: tense, exciting, brutal, suspense, harsh ...
Plot: one man army, gunfight, criminal's revenge, vengeance, murder, assassin, tough guy, crimes, shooting, martial arts, danger, chase ...
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Code of Honor (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Colonel Robert Sikes is on a mission to rid his city of crime. As a stealthy, one-man assault team, he will take on street gangs, mobsters, and politicians with extreme prejudice until his mission is complete. His former protégé, William Porter, ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, suspense, surprise ending ...
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21%
Contract Killers (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cavalier contract killer Lee-Seng (Rob Young) flees his vengeful employer and a ruthless assassin (James Trevena-Brown) after failing to eliminate a team of vigilantes intent on ridding their city of drug dealers. Meanwhile, as the bullets start to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, betrayal, on the run, crimes, rivalry, danger, vengeance, law enforcement, deadly, murder, showdown, car chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Momentum (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Alex, an infiltration expert with a secret past, accidentally reveals her identity during what should have been a routine heist, she quickly finds herself mixed up in a government conspiracy and entangled in a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with ...
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, female protagonist, robbery, money, fear, conspiracy, brutality, hand to hand combat, ambush, regret, violence, disguise ...
Place: washington d.c., cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
A Better Way to Die (2000)
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, tense, exciting, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, undercover, mistaken identity, gangsters, hitman, manhunt, danger, law enforcement, rivalry, witnessing a crime, special agents, race against time ...
Time: 90s, quarry
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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, exciting, captivating, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: on the run, damsel in distress, dark past, gangsters, chase, conspiracy, foot chase, corruption, escape, gangster, organized crime, spy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, eastern europe, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.5
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Back in Action (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Two men have different motivations but the same goal when they team up and mount an assault on a powerful drug gang.
Style: cult film
Plot: bandit, green beret, buddy cop, crime boss, escape, news report, stabbed in the back, photograph, psychopath, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mercilessness, police chase ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.7
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Fast 8 (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, 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, tense, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: car chase, betrayal, technology, car, chase, racing, mysterious woman, cars, rescue mission, race, fight scenes, family ...
Time: 2010s
Place: havana cuba, new york, manhattan new york city, berlin germany, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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