Movies like The Perfect Weapon

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The Perfect Weapon (2016)
 3.2
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The Perfect Weapon (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a not too distant future, a totalitarian state run by ‘The Director” (Seagal) controls all aspects of life. All enemies of the state are dealt in the harshest way. Most of them are executed by the secret government’s assassins. The best operative is code-named “Condor” (Messner) – an elite agent and hit man for the government. However, in his latest assignment, “Condor” fails to kill an opposition leader, and finds himself on the run from the very same government agency that he works for. This sets in motion a chain of events with unforseen consequences for all involved.
Style: surprise ending, futuristic, suspense, sinister
Plot: martial arts, dictatorship, love, sniper, cyberpunk, spy, army, bodyguard, violence, hitman, death, mercenary, tough guy, politics, warrior, torture, mistress, kickboxing, kidnapping, church, tough girl, technology, betrayal, undercover agent, power ...
Time: future, near future

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Most similar movies to The Perfect Weapon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about punched in the face, death, blood, fistfight, fight, murder and gunfight mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Perfect Weapon: End of a Gun (2016), Killing Salazar (2017), Hotel Artemis (2018), Chain of Command (1994), Contract to Kill (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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End of a Gun (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mall security guard -- and former federal agent -- crosses paths with a drug kingpin's enforcer after he saves a woman from danger.
Style: surprise ending, rough, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: violence, martial arts, tough guy, chase, brutality, betrayal, rescue, murder, police detective, death, aikido, blood ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Killing Salazar (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An elite team of DEA agents are assigned to protect a dangerous drug lord and take refuge in a luxury hotel while they await extraction. They soon find themselves at the center of an ambush as the drug lord's former associates launch an ...
Style: ambiguous ending, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: ambush, drug lord, luxury hotel, loss of wife, kicked in the face, american abroad, revelation, gang war, security guard, martial arts, swat team, mixed martial arts ...
Place: romania, ukraine, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.1
 30K
Hotel Artemis (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in riot-torn, near-future Los Angeles, 'Hotel Artemis' follows the Nurse, who runs a secret, members-only emergency room for criminals.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: nurse, hotel, riot police, megacorporation, pistol, listening to music, telephone call, hypodermic needle, death of brother, bomb, wheelchair, flashback ...
Time: near future, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Chain of Command (1994)
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: sadism, hotel, false identity, brutality, corruption, murder, violence, saxophone, betrayal, fire, death, escape ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Contract to Kill (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Harmon is a CIA/DEA enforcer investigating Arab terrorists captured in Mexico. With his team--seductive FBI agent Zara and spy-drone pilot Sharp--he flies to Istanbul and uncovers a brutal plot: Islamic extremists plan to use Sonora drug-smuggling ...
Plot: shot to death, aikido, martial arts, violence, knife throwing, female agent, terrorist plot, female spy, sabotage, terrorist, threatened with a knife, taxi driver ...
Time: 2010s
Place: istanbul turkey, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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: surprise ending
Plot: heroism, home invasion, anti hero, mansion, stylized violence, tied up, honor, broken arm, hit with a chair, eavesdropping, bar fight, villainess ...
Place: eastern europe, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Asian Connection (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two American expatriates, Jack and Sam, unwittingly steal a drug lord's money when they rob a series of banks in Southeast Asia and become the target of the gang's vengeance.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: bank robber, drug lord, vengeance, expatriate, police car, truck, beach, explosion, shot to death, throat slitting, held at gunpoint, gas station ...
Place: bangkok thailand, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 4.7
 3K
A Good Man (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After an illustrious special ops career ends in disaster, Alexander goes off the grid and attempts to lead a quiet life as a handyman at an apartment complex. But when one of his tenants and her family fall under the thumb of a Russian gangster, ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: martial arts, one man army, rivalry, crimes, save the day, gang, gangsters, heroes, deadly, gory, danger, cell phone ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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24 Hours to Live (2017)
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: suspense, disturbing, enigmatic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: redemption, assassin, reincarnation, rescue, haunted by the past, stylized violence, murder, mercilessness, gunfight, near death experience, one against many, tragic hero ...
Time: 2010s
Place: south africa, cape town south africa, florida, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Maximum Conviction (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When former black ops operative Tom Steele and his partner Manning are assigned to decommission an old prison, they must oversee the arrival of two mysterious female prisoners. Before long, an elite force of mercenaries assault the prison in search ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chase, prison, rescue, confined, master warrior, chases and races, on the run, partners, heroes, danger, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.7
 6K
Final Score (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a stadium is seized by a group of heavily armed criminals during a major sporting event, an ex-soldier must use all his military skills to save the 35,000 capacity crowd, one of which is the daughter of his fallen comrade.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: terrorism, woman hits a man, strong man, death of boyfriend, ticket, moral dilemma, roundhouse kick, woman fights a man, stupid victim, gas explosion, cockney accent, female bartender ...
Time: 1990s, 2010s
Place: russia, tower bridge london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Pistol Whipped (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Steven Seagal stars in this gritty, no-holds barred action film as an elite ex-cop with a gambling problem and a mountain of debt. When a mysterious man offers to clear his debts in exchange for the assassination of the city's most notorious ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gambling, hitman, money, debt, old man, deadly, downfall, dishonesty, life is a bitch, crimes, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: stabbed in the leg, sunglasses, shot in the throat, swat team, cameraman, vigilantism, surveillance, bulletproof vest, tough guy, disarming someone, impalement, one man army ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.4
 11K
I Am Wrath (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man is out for justice after a group of corrupt police officers are unable to catch his wife's killer.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: revenge, violence, murder, police corruption, corrupt politician, bullet, stripper, police detective, warrior, knocked out, car accident, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, disturbing, tense, surprise ending
Plot: chase, survival, revenge, martial arts, tough guy, police chase, corrupt cop, one against many, foot chase, spy, murder, brutality ...
Place: seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Assassination Games (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Brazil is a contract killer, willing to take any job if the price is right. Flint left the assassin game when a ruthless drug dealer’s brutal attack left his wife in a coma. When a contract is put out on the same coldblooded drug dealer, both ...
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti hero, hitman, assassination, fight, unlikely partners, corrupt law enforcer, crimes, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, danger, organized crime, dark hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: eastern europe, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.5
 234
Maximum Force (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three renegade cops team up to take on the corrupt chief of police and a crime lords hatchet-man.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, chase, police detective, prostitute, renegade, gangsters, dishonesty, good versus evil, police corruption, deadly, partners, against the odds ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Tough and Deadly (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A private eye helps an amnesiac CIA agent elude mobsters who don't want him to regain his memory of their drug operation.
Plot: amnesia, cia, fight to the death, mixed martial arts, drug dealer, tracking device, muscleman, racial slur, apartment, machismo, cowboy hat, truck driver ...
Place: washington d.c., langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Hard Target 2 (2016)
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: mixed martial arts, jungle, human prey, retired, death, stabbed to death, violence, murder, betrayal, deception, death of father, dark hero ...
Time: 2010s
Place: bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.8
 25K
Hard to Kill (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mason Storm, a 'go it alone' cop, is gunned down at home. The intruders kill his wife, and think they've killed both Mason and his son too. Mason is secretly taken to a hospital where he spends several years in a coma. His son ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: coma, vengeance, martial arts, murder, hospital, danger, training, gangsters, crime, chases and races, tough law enforcer, deadly ...
Time: 80s, year 1990, year 1983, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 8.1
 556K
Logan (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.
Style: suspense, emotional, futuristic, scenic, harsh ...
Plot: death of protagonist, chase, survival, superhero, older man younger man relationship, road trip, mutant, apocalypse, little girl, evil corporation, father daughter relationship, dark hero ...
Time: future, near future, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa, north dakota, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Thomas leads his group of escaped Gladers on their final and most dangerous mission yet. To save their friends, they must break into the legendary Last City, a WCKD-controlled labyrinth that may turn out to be the deadliest maze of all. Anyone who ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, sinister, tragic ending
Plot: desert, cure, fight, scientist, battle, zombie, murder, city, survival, good versus evil, doctor, mad scientist ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.3
 51K
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 ⇓
64%
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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, suspenseful, tense, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: revenge, terrorist, mentor, terrorist plot, counter terrorism, recruit, terrorism, russian, conspiracy, government agent, bomb, cia ...
Time: 2010s
Place: virginia, istanbul turkey, romania, warsaw poland, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.2
 23K
Unlocked (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After failing to apprehend the terrorist behind a Paris attack that claimed dozens of lives, CIA agent Alice Racine is forced to live in London as a caseworker. Her mentor unexpectedly calls her back into action when the CIA discovers that another ...
Style: suspense, exciting, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: rogue agent, cia, cia agent, biohazard, spy mission, betrayal, spy, timebomb, terrorism, virus, female protagonist, deception ...
Time: year 2012, 2010s
Place: paris france, tower bridge london, langley virginia, big ben london, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Purge: Election Year (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two years after choosing not to kill the man who killed his son, former police sergeant Leo Barnes has become head of security for Senator Charlene Roan, the front runner in the next Presidential election due to her vow to eliminate the Purge. On ...
Style: suspense, brutal, bloody, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, murder, violence, gunfight, class differences, politics, death, social decay, rebellion, female politician, election, social injustice ...
Time: near future
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Fire Down Below (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Martial arts star Steven Seagal stars in this action drama as Jack Taggart, an undercover agent working for the Environmental Protection Agency. When an EPA representative is murdered in a small Appalachian community, Taggart is sent in -- posing as ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: toxic, martial arts, small town, investigation, environmentalism, one man army, danger, church, sheriff, vengeance, dishonesty, working undercover ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: kentucky, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.5
 486
Back in Action (1993)
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.
Plot: green beret, buddy cop, news report, hostage, neo noir, van, corpse, blood splatter, machine gun, explosion, gore, shotgun ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Bleeding Steel (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as a hardened special forces agent who fights to protect a young woman from a sinister criminal gang. At the same time, he feels a special connection to the young woman, like they met in a different life.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, bleak, futuristic ...
Plot: agent, criminal gang, danger, betrayal, police, martial arts, gunfight, fight, transformation, friendship, police investigation, vengeance ...
Time: future, 2020s, 2000s, near future
Place: hong kong, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Shadow Effect (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young man's life is turned upside down when his violent dreams begin to blend with reality.
Style: ambiguous ending, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: assassination, violence, amnesia, memory loss, blackout, individuality, confusion, erased memory, pickup truck, sex scene, fistfight, fight ...
Place: seattle washington, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%