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Nowhere Land (1998)
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Nowhere Land (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dean sees mafia boss Santelli whack an FBI infiltrator and is relocated to a remote cabin in the Sierras for protection. While Santelli's crew tries to locate him, Dean gets company from the beautiful Monica.
Plot: witness protection, shotgun, cabin, violence, fbi, prison, henchman, mountain, forest, hitman, kitchen, torture, restaurant, courtroom, undercover agent, hiking, bullying, gunfight, fbi agent, dying man, car chase, woman, trailer home, morphine, bar ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and suspense films with plots about murder, violence, chase, pistol, betrayal, gun and death mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Nowhere Land: Out for Justice (1991), The Asian Connection (2016), Maximum Force (1992), Run All Night (2015), Code of Silence (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Out for Justice (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gino Felino (Steven Seagal) is an NYPD detective from Brooklyn who knows everyone and everything in his neighborhood. Killing his Partner was someone's mistake, because he's now Out For Justice.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, murder, chase, martial arts, car chase, psychopath, police investigation, brooklyn new york city, vengeance, crime, crimes, gang ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
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95%
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, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: drug lord, bank robber, vengeance, street shootout, murder, car chase, betrayal, police, violence, accidental killing, police shootout, attempted murder ...
Place: cambodia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 4.6
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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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, police detective, undercover, chase, prostitute, renegade, police officer, computer cracker, crimes, police corruption, working undercover, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.6
 100K
Run All Night (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Brooklyn mobster and prolific hit man Jimmy Conlon has seen better days. Longtime best friend of a mob boss, Jimmy is haunted by the sins of his past—as well as a dogged police detective who’s been one step behind Jimmy for 30 years. But when ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Plot: on the run, hitman, gangsters, murder, manhunt, haunted by the past, crime, crimes, revenge, parents and children, criminal heroes, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Code of Silence (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Chicago cop is caught in a middle of a gang war while his own comrades shun him because he wants to take an irresponsible cop down.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, gangsters, heroes, rescue, martial arts, hitman, danger, police investigation, crimes, good versus evil, vigilantism, society ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.2
 67K
Mercury Rising (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Renegade FBI agent Art Jeffries protects a nine-year-old autistic boy who has cracked the government's new "unbreakable" code.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: kids
Plot: autism, secret service, child in peril, fbi, danger, chases and races, code, adult child friendship, gunfight, assassin, twists & turns, bullying ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: bangkok thailand, chicago illinois, south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.3
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Line of Duty (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frank Penny is a disgraced cop looking for a shot at redemption. When the police chief's 11-year-old daughter is abducted, Frank goes rogue to try and save her. But to find the girl, Frank will need the help of Ava Brooks, whose live-streaming ...
Style: surprise ending, buddy comedy, psychotronic, suspense
Plot: explosion, kidnapping, video camera, police chase, escape, gun, coffin, stabbed in the back, hostage, binoculars, shot to death, machine gun ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.0
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Killshot (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Beautiful Carmen Colson and her ironworker husband Wayne are placed in the Federal Witness Protection program after witnessing an "incident". Thinking they are at last safe, they are targeted by an experienced hit man and a psychopathic ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, crimes, crime, disorder, danger, life turned upside down, partners in crime, mafia, witness protection, witnessing a crime, husband wife relationship, false identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada, michigan, st. louis missouri, missouri, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Assassination Games (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Romania
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: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, crimes, anti heroes, fight, crime boss, tragic hero, unlikely partners, anti hero, danger, dishonesty, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ukraine, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, witnessing a crime, special agents, rivalry, law enforcement, race against time ...
Time: 90s, quarry
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.3
 252K
The Accountant (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: lone hero, autism, accountant, mathematics, sniper, organized crime, gunfight, money laundering, hitman, criminal, investigation, federal agent ...
Time: 2000s, 80s, year 2010, year 2006, year 1989
Place: new york, chicago illinois, germany, washington d.c., illinois ...
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58%
The French Connection (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Tough narcotics detective 'Popeye' Doyle is in hot pursuit of a suave French drug dealer who may be the key to a huge heroin-smuggling operation.
Style: atmospheric, tense, realistic, breathtaking, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroin, drug lord, drug smuggling, police brutality, gangsters, anti heroes, anti hero, car chase, informant, frenchman, partnership, neo noir ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, marseille, united states, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.4
 13K
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: tense, exciting, suspense, bleak, surprise ending
Plot: revenge, violence, murder, police corruption, brutality, danger, dark hero, sociopath, street shootout, paranoia, corrupt politician, hairdresser ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.7
 58K
Sabotage (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In "Sabotage", Arnold Schwarzenegger leads an elite DEA task force that takes on the world's deadliest drug cartels. When the team successfully executes a high-stakes raid on a cartel safe house, they think their work is done - until, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, drug cartel, swat team, police investigation, crime scene, vengeance, brutality, crimes, gory, dishonesty, deadly, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2014
Place: mexico, usa, georgia, atlanta georgia, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.7
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New Jack City (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A gangster, Nino, is in the Cash Money Brothers, making a million dollars every week selling crack. A cop, Scotty, discovers that the only way to infiltrate the gang is to become a dealer himself.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang war, gangsters, gang, chase, drug dealing, friendship, betrayal, crime, crimes, addiction, urban ghetto, rise and fall ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: harlem, new york, usa, manhattan new york city, turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, hitman, murder, debt, deadly, dishonesty, downfall, life is a bitch, crimes, introspection, redemption, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 24K
Thief (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Frank is an expert professional safecracker, specialized in high-profile diamond heists. He plans to use his ill-gotten income to retire from crime and build a nice life for himself complete with a home, wife and kids. To accelerate the process, he ...
Style: stylized, tense, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, safecracker, betrayal, storage unit, one last job, heist, thief, convict, car dealer, car salesman, safe, crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois, los angeles, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
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Den of Thieves (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A gritty crime saga which follows the lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Dept. and the state's most successful bank robbery crew as the outlaws plan a seemingly impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, exciting, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, car chase, police brutality, tough guy, police, chase, brutality, investigation, violence, deception, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: los angeles, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Raw Deal (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Mark Kaminsky is kicked out of the FBI for his rough treatment of a suspect. He winds up as the sheriff of a small town in North Carolina. FBI Chief Harry Shannon, whose son has been killed by a mobster named Patrovina, enlists Kaminsky in a ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, tough law enforcer, heroes, fbi, vengeance, crimes, gang, working undercover, criminal's revenge, law enforcement, partners against crime, tough heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, twentieth century, year 1986
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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48%
The Exterminator (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man's best friend is killed on the streets of New York. The man (Robert Ginty) then transforms into a violent killer, turning New York into a great war zone and Christopher George is the only one to stop him.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vigilantism, vigilante, violence, chase, murder, police investigation, revenge, vengeance, gory, crimes, fighting the system, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: vietnam, new york, asia, usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
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Undertow (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After his car breaks down, Jack seeks shelter, lost in a thunderstorm in a remote shack in the woods. He finds himself held at gunpoint by a deranged mountain man who lives there with his young wife. As the storm rages on, tension mounts in the ...
Style: serious, mind bending, psychological, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mountain, psychopath, forest, thunderstorm, violence, fall in love, crimes, danger, in the woods, family in danger, deadly, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Federal Protection (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: "Chop Chop" Frankie Carbone has made a career out of stealing cars for the mob in Chicago. An attempted assassination by a mob boss goes badly and Frankie retaliates, only to wind up in the hands of the Feds. Frankie agrees to testify ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, touching, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, hitman, hidden identity, dishonesty, deadly, social decay, crime, crimes, criminal's revenge, disorder, master criminal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, arkansas, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.3
 310
Mask of Death (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While attempting to flee from the FBI, the criminal Frank Dallio kills Detective McKenna's wife, Rachel. McKenna himself is shot in the face by the professional killer Lyle Mason, who dies in a car crash shortly thereafter. The FBI persuades ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, undercover, hitman, assassination attempt, betrayal, gangsters, helicopter, fistfight, plastic surgery, fbi, blood, machine gun ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6.1
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15 Minutes (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Eastern European criminals Oleg and Emil come to New York City to pick up their share of a heist score, Oleg steals a video camera and starts filming their activities, both legal and illegal. When they learn how the American media circus can ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, contemplative, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: police investigation, violence, journalism, police detective, prisoner, media, paranoia, fear, death, criminal, video camera, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 51K
Live by Night (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A story set in the Prohibition Era and centered around a group of individuals and their dealings in the world of organized crime.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: prohibition, organized crime, betrayal, revenge, gangster, gangsters, love, mafia, chase, alcohol, friendship, criminal ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: florida, boston, miami, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.3
 8K
Rapid Fire (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: College student Jake Lo is pursued by smugglers, mobsters and crooked federal agents after he witnesses a murder by a Mafia kingpin.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, police corruption, gangsters, police investigation, fighting crime, danger, tough law enforcer, machismo, murder, one against many, undercover, gang war ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, los angeles, usa, china, bangkok thailand ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Point of Impact (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jack Davis is a tough, outspoken cop who finds himself wrongly accused for the death of a fellow agent by the depraved and power hungry chief of Miami Customs, Martin Cullen. Disgraced and dismissed, Jack swears revenge and goes to work for Roberto ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, cult film, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: loss of partner, danger, cuban, death, revenge, bodyguard, extramarital affair, drug dealing, righting the wronged, working undercover, rivalry, partners ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: miami, cuba, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
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The Punisher (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When undercover FBI agent Frank Castle's wife and son are slaughtered, he becomes 'the Punisher' -- a ruthless vigilante willing to go to any length to avenge his family.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, vigilantism, vengeance, vigilante, tough law enforcer, tough heroes, crimes, lone wolves, funeral, tragic hero, faked death, rage ...
Time: year 2003
Place: puerto rico, miami, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.1
 43K
The Hunted (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the wilderness of British Columbia, two hunters are tracked and viciously murdered by Aaron Hallum. Former Special Operations instructor, L.T. Bonham is approached and asked to apprehend Hallum, his former student, who has 'gone rogue' ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, chase, swat team, murder, haunted by the past, violence, maniac, fbi, combat, dark past, ex soldier, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: oregon, kosovo, usa, former yugoslavia, british columbia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A fearless Secret Service agent will stop at nothing to bring down the counterfeiter who killed his partner.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, anti hero, anti heroes, secret service, murder, loss of friend, undercover, crimes, vengeance, police investigation, tough law enforcer, track down ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%