Movies like The Terrorist 1994

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The Terrorist (1994)
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The Terrorist (1994)
Original name: الإرهابي
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Egypt
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Ali Abd-El-Zaher is a member of an Islamic radical group which has been launching attacks against the government and the society under the orders of the spiritual leader Brother Saif. Ali manages to assasinate an officer, but as he escapes from the authorities he gets hit by a car driven by Sewsan, the daughter of a respected Muslim family living in the Maadi district. Sewsan's father who is a surgeon and his family take care of the injured terrorist who then tries to conceal the truth about his personality, such as his dislike of music, unveiled women and Western life styles.
Plot: terrorist, islam, surgeon, love, soccer, religion, writers, terrorism, muslim, tourist, lust, christian, patriotism, polygamy, drunkenness, car accident, redemption, neighbor, mistaken identity, assassination plot, shot to death, video store, tour bus

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, psychological and emotional films with plots about murder, love, terrorism, terrorist, muslim, infidelity and love and romance mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres. Some movies like The Terrorist: Submergence (2017), Love at First Sight (1975), Dahek A Burning Passion (1999), Gina (2021), Incendiary (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Submergence (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In a room with no windows on the eastern coast of Africa, an Englishman, James Moore, is held captive by jihadist fighters. Thousands of miles away on the Greenland Sea, Danielle Flinders prepares to dive in a submersive to the ocean floor. In their ...
Style: touching, lyrical, emotional, sincere, sentimental
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: romance, lovers apart, love, beach, terrorist, captive, male female relationship, underwater scene, couples, underwater, scotsman, christmas ...
Time: 21st century
Place: somalia, france, atlantic ocean
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95%
Love at First Sight (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Murad, a Muslim guy brought up in the noisy yard of Tbilisi, falls in love with a Belorussian girl Anya, who lives in the same neighborhood, though Anya is impervious to Murad’s feelings.
Plot: islam, christian, muslim, christianity
Place: caucasus, tbilisi, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dahek A Burning Passion (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Bengali-speaking Monalisa lives a middle-class lifestyle in Mumbai along with her mom and wheelchair-bound dad. She and her mom had to endure considerable hardships since she was six years ...
Plot: murder, forbidden love, rain, love, hindu, muslim, religious fanatic, ex convict
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Gina (2021)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After spending three years in jail, Juan goes free with the aim of recovering Eva's love. Zoe and Ismael, two ex-partners who he betrayed, will return to cross in his way.
Style: neo noir
Plot: love, beach, criminal, prison, violence, gay, kidnapping, murder, kidnapped, painter, kidnapped girl, letter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Incendiary (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An adulterous woman's life is torn apart when her husband and infant son are killed in a suicide bombing at a soccer match.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: terrorist, love triangle, starting over, betrayal, grief, guilt, adultery, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, love affair, deadly, redemption ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Dash Akol (1971)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Iran
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dash Akol is greatly respected in Shiraz as an honorable man who has lost his family's money through helping his friends. He has an enemy, however, named Kaka Rostam, a mean and spiteful person. Dash Akol, who is in his forties, falls in love ...
Plot: last wish, pub, iranian, drinking wine, dancing, strangulation, veil, fight, funeral, wedding, hitting a woman, swashbuckler ...
Time: 1920s
Place: iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Verses of Love (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Ayat-Ayat Cinta is a beautifully portrayed Islamic love story – a tale of a virtuous Muslim protagonist who overcomes all obstacles of life maintaining pure ideals.
Style: mind bending, psychological, philosophical, thought provoking
Plot: islam, muslim, religion, student, human relationship, bittersweet, love affair, doubts and hesitations, life changing experience, young woman, hopes, young man ...
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The Yacoubian Building (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt, France
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Cairo: a 70-year-old building of once-luxury flats with tenements on the roof. Zika, an aging libertine, feuds with his sister. Pius Haj Azzam takes a second wife, in secret, to satisfy sexual drive within religious bounds. Bothayna, poor and ...
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: prostitute, gender, politics, couple relations, political corruption, midlife crisis, religions or cults, terrorism, infidelity, journalism, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: egypt, cairo egypt, africa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Ledge (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Saudi Arabia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A thriller in which a battle of philosophies between a fundamentalist Christian and an atheist escalates into a lethal battle of wills.
Style: psychological, sincere, emotional, tense, uplifting ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, cheating wife, moral dilemma, unfaithful wife, atheist, hopes, redemption, introspection, life turned upside down, race against time, dealing with death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.0
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Captive (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Philippines, Germany, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A dozen foreigners are kidnapped by a terrorist group in the Philippines.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, tense, based on true events, serious
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, crimes, captivity, danger, rescue, hostage, murder, journalist, military, religion, muslim ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, september 11 2001
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.5
 21
Azad (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this futuristic thriller based around resistance against a tyrant government that's propagating religious, political, and racial polarization and xenophobia, a Muslim immigrant flees The West in hopes of leaving his secretive past behind to ...
Plot: arab, christian, deportation, islam, christianity, freedom, discrimination, military, terrorism, concentration camp, crucifix, white supremacy ...
Time: future
Place: china, russia, usa, turkey, america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.1
 831
Ogro (1979)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: At the close of 1973, Franco is still governing Spain with an iron hand. Opposition parties are forbidden; labor movements are repressed; and Basque nationalists are mercilessly hunted. The caudillo is aging, though, and the future of the régime is ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: terrorism, franco regime (francoism), terrorist attack, terrorist group, terrorist bombing, murder, fascism, bomb, explosion, shot to death, basque, archive footage ...
Time: 70s, year 1978, year 1973
Place: basque country, spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.7
 269
The Promise (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Story: First production of Mahmoud Baraka through his company's pool of technical and production of film revolves around human error and why faulting Is motivated to error and also speaks of man you have the ability to tolerance for errors that ...
Plot: prostitute, villa, church, revenge, beauty salon, mobile phone, rose, pedicure, cell phone, murder, motorcycle, funeral home ...
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.9
 364
The Festival (1989)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Egypt
Story: Directed by Samir Seif.
Plot: wealth, revenge, missing child, drowning, mob, murder, theft, ship, sister, mother, poverty, explosion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.2
 535
Rat King (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland, Estonia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 18 year old Juri is seriously addicted to online gaming, so much so he becomes isolated from his single mother and pushes his girlfriend to the brink of leaving him. He decides to quit, but is soon lured back by one of his net-mates, Niki, who - ...
Plot: identity theft, car bomb, cell phone, rat, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, basement, doppelganger, school teacher, terrorism, graduation, identity, mission ...
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Between You and Me (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Through pain and aggression, two people with opposing addictions find more to their memories than they failed to care for. When their feelings for each other force a crying soberness and sadistic relations are noticed, realization of life takes over ...
Plot: trust, nightmare, addiction, cult, alcohol, psychiatrist, movie theatre, hopes, self awareness, crazy, betrayal, violence ...
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Cal (1984)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Romance
Country: UK, USA, Ireland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Cal, a young man on the fringes of the IRA, falls in love with Marcella, a Catholic woman whose husband, a Protestant policeman, was killed one year earlier by the IRA.
Style: contemplative, realistic, serious, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: terrorism, guilt, life is a bitch, love and romance, romance, assassination, deadly, unfulfillment, state affairs, tragic hero, couples, ira ...
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Place: ireland, europe, northern ireland, belfast
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54%
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Match Point (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Ireland, Luxembourg, France
Duration: 124 min.
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Style: tense, twists and turns, psychological, talky, sexy ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Dama de Noche (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Bruno, a novelist with no luck goes to call for help from his love always sofia, who is in Veracruz desolate without knowing what to do with the corpse of her boyfriend who died because of a heart attack while they made love
Plot: prostitute, novelist, femme fatale, sex, affair, murder, doomed love, male female relationship, car accident, husband wife relationship, cover up, embalming ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Dangerous Heart (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A cop begins to turn to booze and cocaine during a tough undercover assignment. When a big drug-buy goes sour and the cop ends up with a million in cash, he decides to take off with the money. The drug dealer catches up with him, but he dies before ...
Plot: love, drug dealer, murder, undercover, police, stolen money, funeral, cocaine, undercover cop, widow, redhead, death of husband ...
Place: california, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.2
 31K
Fanaa (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Zooni Ali Beg (Kajol) is a blind Kashmiri girl who travels without her parents for the first time with a dance troupe to Delhi to perform in a ceremony for independence day. On her journey, she meets Rehan Khan (Aamir Khan), a casanova and tour ...
Style: serious, touching, uplifting, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: first love, bollywood, muslim, blind character, hopes, self discovery, romance, love and romance, crimes, life changing experience, blindness and impaired vision, tour guide ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, new delhi, india, delhi, kashmir
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
My House in Umbria (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Emily Delahunty (Maggie Smith) is an eccentric British romance novelist who lives in Umbria in central Italy. One day while travelling, the train she is on is bombed by terrorists. After she wakes up in a hospital, she invites three of the other ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, emotional, captivating, talky ...
Plot: orphan, redemption, life is a bitch, hopes, estate, solace, coldhearted, secret, countryside, uncle niece relationship, terrorist, politics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, tuscany, europe, milan italy, pennsylvania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.8
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Misbehavior (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two female teachers and a male student hit with the inevitable disturbance of a coming whirlpool.
Style: sincere, captivating, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: deception, revenge, infidelity, teenage sex, high school, murder, rivalry, jealousy, teacher student sex, youth, society, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Reflections in a Golden Eye (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Bizarre tale of sex, betrayal, and perversion at a military post.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, suspense ...
Plot: military, obsession, infidelity, marriage, soldier, couples, solace, perversion, sexual dysfunction, gender, unfulfillment, mentally unstable ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Broken Embraces (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Harry Caine, a blind writer, reaches this moment in time when he has to heal his wounds from 14 years back. He was then still known by his real name, Mateo Blanco, and directing his last movie.
Style: neo noir, stylized, emotional, sentimental, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, betrayal, love triangle, jealousy, destructive relationship, filmmaking, actress, blind character, love, couple relations, romance, suffering ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: madrid, spain, europe, ibiza
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Intimate Strangers (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Because she picked the wrong door, Anna ends up confessing her marriage problems to a financial adviser named William Faber. Touched by her distress, somewhat excited as well, Faber does not have the courage to tell her that he is not a ...
Style: psychological, touching, sincere, suspense, atmospheric ...
Plot: mistaken identity, fall in love, opposites attract, dishonesty, love and romance, psychologist, family problems, crumbling marriage, obsession, impostor, adultery, marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The 'Human' Factor (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After his family is brutally murdered for an unknown reason, a computer engineer sets out to find those responsible.
Plot: murder, revenge, family, retribution, murder of family, shooting a woman, showdown, car accident, manhunt, dead woman, hostage, woman shot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Keyamot Theke Keyamot (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Bangladesh
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Raaj and Reshmi fall in love, despite having a belligerent past between their families.
Plot: family feud, sunset, tourist, love, shot to death, tragedy, release from prison, suicide, revenge, family relations, father son reunion, imprisonment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
 24K
Heaven (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman takes the law into her own hands after police ignore her pleas to arrest the man responsible for her husband's death, and finds herself not only under arrest for murder but falling in love with an officer.
Style: sentimental, emotional, sincere, meditative, atmospheric ...
Plot: terrorist, redemption, fall in love, on the run, justice, bomb, murder, police, translator, explosion, love, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy, tuscany, turin italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ala bab el wazir (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Crime
Country: Egypt
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Kamal is a university student who is in love with Nora the daughter of a ruthless businessman who rejects him because he is poor and thus plots to keep him away from her. With the help of his friends they try to solve his problem especially after ...
Plot: nightclub, poverty, stepmother, love, father son relationship, skull, class differences, engagement, disguise, bribery, exploitation, young wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%