Movies like Executor

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Executor (2017)
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Executor (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Kyle (Markiss McFadden), one of the many orphans raised in an orphanage by Father Antonio (Paul Sorvino) is an assassin who is sent on missions; from God. For years Father Antonio led these boys to believe they are killing in the name of God. Kyle was one of the best executioners of Father Antonio’s men. After placing a bomb in a little coffee shop to execute the owner a little boy Matthew (Aiden Wind) and his mother walks in the restaurant just seconds before the explosion. Kyle decided to save both of them but unfortunately he was only able to save the little boy. A reluctant Kyle takes him in and keeps him hidden for seven days. Through a very complex relationship Kyle discovers a different side in him he didn’t know existed. With all the fights, bullets flying, and explosions it's going to be harder than he thought keeping Matthew safe. But with the help of Kyle's beautiful neighbor Tara (Mischa Barton) it just might be possible.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspense, disturbing
Plot: killer, assassin, evil priest, hitman, murder, priest, guilt, murderer, corrupt priest, special agents, battles, changing lives, protector, mission, guilty conscience, struggle for survival, redemption, killing spree, introspection, religious conversion, murder of a priest, fight for supremacy, church, bomb, child ...

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Most similar movies to Executor

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, suspense, captivating and disturbing films with plots about murder, hitman, criminal, crimes, fight, murderer and battles mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Executor: Silencer (2018), Xtreme (2021), Criminal Desires (2013), To Love and Die (2008), Karnan (2021). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Silencer (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A retired hitman must reawaken all his deadly skills and fight a one-man war against his former employer.
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, captivating
Plot: alcoholic, mission, murder, veteran, battles, murderer, manhunt, organized crime, hitman, fight, gunfight
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 5.8
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Xtreme (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Two years after the murder of his son and father, a retired hitman sets in motion a carefully crafted revenge plan against the killer: his own brother.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: hitman, revenge, sword fight, martial arts, vendetta, gang, murder, killer, vengeance, crimes, criminal, criminal gang ...
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Criminal Desires (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A beautiful reporter gets caught up in the deadly and erotic world of an online 'murder club' in this red-hot thriller.
Style: disturbing, tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: murder, police, murderer, erotica, seduction, private club, hitman, eroticism, sex club, strip club, reporter, online dating ...
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56%
To Love and Die (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A fun-loving 30-something (Shiri Appleby) with abandonment issues becomes convinced that her dating problems will be resolved if she can only track down the father she never knew. When she finds him (Tim Matheson), she discovers that he's an ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, suspense, exciting, tense ...
Plot: hitman, family relations, crimes, parents and children, father daughter reunion, female protagonist, murder, friendship, rivalry, escapades, female killer, long lost father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 8.3
 21K
Karnan (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
Story: An angry young man fights for the rights of his oppressed people. Can he save them from those who weild power and weapons?
Style: captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, suspense
Plot: torture, righting the wronged, showdown, fight, fighting the system, brutality, civil rights movement, social problems, small village, battles, human rights, civil rights ...
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55%
Boone: The Bounty Hunter (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When fame-seeking reality show bounty hunter, Boone, attempts to bring down a drug lord and his empire, he uncovers more than he bargains for and learns that justice means more than ratings.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, tense
Plot: bounty hunter, drugs, organized crime, drug lord, fight for supremacy, criminal, price of justice, drug dealer, battles, bandit, reality, fight ...
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55%
 4.9
 7K
The Virtuoso (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A lonesome stranger with nerves of steel must track down and kill a rogue hitman to satisfy an outstanding debt. But the only information he's been given is a time and location where to find his quarry. No name. No description. Nothing.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: hitman, mysterious character, police, assassin, killer, life risking, murderer, murder, mystery, mission, murder mystery, criminal ...
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53%
 6.8
 9K
Kaala (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: A gangster from Tirunelveli, who is the King of Dharavi, fights for keeping the land safe from mighty politicians and the land mafia.
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: battles, political leader, gangsters, protector, revenge, loss of wife, fight, righting the wronged, corrupt politician, political corruption, politician, city
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52%
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 6.1
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Semper Fi (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Cal is a dedicated cop who also serves as a sergeant in the Marine Corps Reserve. When his reckless half brother lands in jail for accidentally killing a man, Cal and his buddies hatch a plan to break him out of prison -- no matter what the cost.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, friendship, brutality, violence, murder, dishonesty, crimes, life is a bitch, adaptation, rivalry, ambition, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Serena and the Ratts (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After years of killing for a man only known as "The Boss", Serena is burnt out. When she is hired for one final job, she teams up with an underground renegade group to stop her replacement from executing the assassination.
Style: exciting, bleak, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: assassin, hitman, renegade, time travel, crimes, murder, assassination, inventions and discoveries, scientist, rivalry, heroes, killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Sniper: Ultimate Kill (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A ruthless Columbian drug lord has been using a cold-blooded assassin nicknamed The Devil to wipe out his competition. Sensing a threat to the US, the DEA hires a Marine sniper to kill The Devil, and capture the kingpin.
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: sniper, agent, special agents, murderer, war on drugs, drug lord, secret mission, undercover agent, spy mission, fighting crime, drug smuggling, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.6
 614
Flinch (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young Hitman who lives with his mother catches feelings for the witness of a murder he commits.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
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44%
 5.0
 523
Reich (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Action
Country: Poland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Alex and Andre are two hit men who face death and violence every day but also understand the gentleness of love. They would like to start a new life, but their involvement in the criminal underground is too deep. Alex and Andre move about in a world ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: mafia, killer, relationship problems, crimes, love interest, love story, murderer, mafioso, forbidden love, love affair, criminal gang, gangsters ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Hitman in London (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After his last assignment ended with the death of an innocent woman, a hitman's new job in London is compromised when he is overcome with guilt, and ends up helping a desperate woman who is caught up in a human trafficking operation.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: hitman, slave girl, revenge, murder, pimp, trafficking, killer, human trafficking, criminal, survival, murderer, slavery ...
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43%
 4.7
 214
Time of Fear (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Time of Fear is a taut psychological thriller thrusting an FBI agent and a grieving father into the dark world of a demented killer. FBI Agent Cheryl Hammer, arrives in a small California town to catch an elusive killer. Seeing no help forthcoming ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: murder, fbi agent, priest, murder mystery, murder investigation, crime solving, homicidal maniac, catholic priest, police investigation, sleuth, serial murder, maniac ...
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41%
I Am Vengeance: Retaliation (2020)
Genre: Action
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former special-forces soldier is given the opportunity to bring the man who betrayed his team on their final mission in Eastern Europe several years ago - to justice.
Style: captivating, tense, disturbing, suspense
Plot: soldier, battles, jail, traitor, mission, criminal gang, criminal, murderer, ex special forces, hitman, betrayal, outlaw gang ...
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41%
 5.4
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Break of Dawn (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story of two ex-legionnaires in a mission of political assasination in Romania. A candid portrayal of the human side of assassins.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: friendship, bank robber, scapegoat, assassination, released from prison, chase, camaraderie, terminal illness, murder, dying, gunfight, burglar ...
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 30K
Sweet Girl (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A devastated husband vows to bring justice to the people responsible for his wife’s death while protecting the only family he has left, his daughter.
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Plot: justice, daughter, fight, protector, drugs, parents, escape, child, death, life, truth, father ...
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Commitment (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The son of a North Korean spy decides to follow in his father's footsteps to protect his little sister. After his father’s botched espionage mission, North Korean Myung-hoon and his young sister Hye-in are sent to a labor prison camp. In ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
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38%
 4.5
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Yogi (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: Eeshwar Chandra Prasad (Prabhas) is the son of Ram Murthy (Chalapathi Rao) and Shantamma (Sharada Urvashi). Ram Murthy wants his son to do some job. However, Shantamma pampers Eeshwar very much and hence he doesn't want to leave the village. ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, suspense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 688
The Sacrifice (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: China
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In 1953, the Korean War is entering the final stage. The People's Volunteer Army of China has launched the last major battle in Kumsong. In order to arrive at the battleground on time and deliver enough force to the Kumsong front line, the ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: war, korean history, fight, heroism, wartime life, protector, showdown, fight for supremacy, battles, wartime, korean army, korean war ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 564
Death in Texas (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Recently released from prison, Billy will do whatever it takes to save the only person who has stuck by him, his mother Grace who desperately needs a liver transplant and she is all out of legal options.
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: organ donation, blood donor, organ transplant, money problems, family problems, life is a bitch, transplant, cartel, mother son relationship, parents and children, family relations, mother
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.7
 2K
Death Kiss (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A vigilante with a mysterious past becomes a one-man army in a crime-infested town as he takes the law into his own hands, at the same time protecting a young mother and her daughter. He sets his sights on a local kingpin, setting up an ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, suspense, parody
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36%
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 2.7
 155
A Lonely Woman (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Lonely Woman is about a docile and shy girl, Annie, (Youlika Skafida) an orphan from Greece who all she wanted was to have parents. After living in an orphanage her first 12 years, an elderly wealthy American couple finally adopts her giving her a ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: hitman, vigilante, love hate relationship, female protagonist, woman with a gun, motorcycle, murder, couples, crimes, crime family, female vigilante, attempted rape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 57K
Kate (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After she's irreversibly poisoned, a ruthless criminal operative has less than 24 hours to exact revenge on her enemies and in the process forms an unexpected bond with the daughter of one of her past victims.
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: assassin, female assassin, poison, vengeance, revenge, murderer, murder, female serial killer, yakuza, violence, female protagonist, fight ...
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35%
 4.5
 269
Fatal Blade (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: East meets West as the Japanese Yakuza battle drug lords and the LAPD in the streets of Los Angeles...
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, captivating
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34%
The Honored Priest: Confession of a Samurai (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Orthodox priest, Father Nikolay, the brother of a Yakuza boss, is drawn into in a mob war in Japan. He escapes to the small Russian village of Glubokoe, where he finds that war has found him again.
Style: psychological, disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: small town, priest, yakuza, gang war, organized crime, mafia, criminal, crime boss, bandit, runaway, showdown, gang ...
Place: japan, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 8K
Term Life (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: If Nick Barrow can stay alive for 21 days, he'll die happy. Everyone Nick knows wants him dead; Mob bosses, contract killers, and dirty cops. Performing the last act of a desperate man, Nick takes out a million dollar insurance policy on ...
Style: psychological, sincere, captivating, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gunfight, father daughter relationship, mafia, survival, self sacrifice, criminal gang, struggle for survival, crimes, parents and children, hopes, family, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Just Another Dream (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a fateful injury sparks an ordinary girl to have foretelling dreams, she is forced into a race against time to save her family and prove her sanity.... or is it JUST ANOTHER DREAM?
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, suspense
Plot: race against time, fortune teller, predicting the future, prediction, prophet, teenager, teenage girl, rescue, family in danger, prophecy, saving a life, dream ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Devil's Teardrop (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a man known only as "The Digger" opens fire in a train station many are left dead. The only clue the FBI has is a hand written letter with demands on it. Agent Margurete needs help analyzing it and the best is retired specialist ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: hitman, crimes, mystery, special agents, law enforcement, murder, rivalry, criminal heroes, fbi agent, psychopath, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%