Movies like Pressure Point 1997

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Pressure Point (1997)
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Pressure Point (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A CIA assassin is embroiled in a deadly game across two continents. Betrayed and imprisoned, he faces one last mission to regain his freedom, his family and his self respect. Stars Steve Railsback, Larry Linville.
Style: exciting, rough, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: assassin, militia, crimes, betrayal, dishonesty, state affairs, terrorism, helicopter, bomb, cia, u.s. marshal, ambassador, assassination, one last job
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chile, vermont, andes mountains

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, deadly, danger, chases and races, rivalry and heroes mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Pressure Point: Crosshairs (2013), Back to Even (1998), Black November (2012), Hijack (1998), Live Wire (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Crosshairs (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Hired to enact revenge on a man who savagely beat a beautiful Russian débutant, Jack Verlaine is pressed between his newly acquired job and a persistent man named, Brill, who offers him a chance to advance higher in his seedy career. But when an ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: conspiracy, hitman, assassin, sex trafficking, dishonesty, vengeance, crimes, deadly, estrangement, rivalry, sex trade, prostitution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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Back to Even (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When an expert counterfeiter finds himself in debt to a dangerous bookie and on the run from the mob, he races to clear his name and settle the score.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: rivalry, crime, betrayal, dishonesty, chases and races, friends, bookies, urban, city life, friendship, forgery, on the run ...
Time: 90s
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89%
 5.3
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Black November (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Nigeria, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A volatile, oil-rich Nigerian community wages war against their corrupt government and a multi-national oil corporation to protect their land from being destroyed by excessive drilling and spills. To seek justice, a rebel organization kidnaps an ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting, serious
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, state affairs, confined, political conspiracy, racism, heroes, crimes, dishonesty, danger, crime, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: nigeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 4.1
 324
Hijack (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A prestigious senator and the passengers on board a train are kidnapped by a militia group.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, terrorism, martial arts, hijacking, chases and races, crimes, confined, danger, race against time, save the day, heroes, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 5.6
 3K
Live Wire (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Danny O'Neill is a bomb disposal expert assigned to a case where terrorists have developed an "invisible" liquid explosive which is activated within the human body.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, assassination, senator, explosive, danger, crimes, undercover, investigation, police detective, government agency, politics, special agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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The Contract (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hannah has been trained in the lethal art of assasination by her father Luc, a former sniper with the special forces in Vietnam. When her father is unexpectedly killed she is forced to choose between the violent world she knows and the ordinary ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: crimes, chases and races, vengeance, hitman, deadly, danger, dishonesty, crime, rivalry, graphic violence, conspiracy, assassination ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 228
Mean Dog Blues (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Former TV documentary filmmaker Mel Stuart tries to inject an acceptable degree of verisimilitude in Mean Dog Blues. A victim of circumstance, country and western musician Paul Ramsey (Gregg Henry) finds himself on a Southern chain gang. Captain ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prison, false accusation, escape, crimes, betrayal, confined, graphic violence, injustice, tough heroes, power relations, prison life, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.8
 413
Midnight Heat (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: John Gray, a mild-mannered banker, gets hit by a car and loses most of his memory. When he gets out of the hospital, he has flashbacks which do not fit with his current life. After a strange telephone call and a murder attempt on his wife, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: bank, amnesia, banker, murder, mystery, deadly, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty, crime, heist, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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The Last Riders (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When his family is murdered, Johnny gets revenge on his former biker gang, The Slaves, and the police who lied to the gang about Johnny selling them out to the authorities.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, gangsters, deadly, rivalry, vengeance, biker, revenge, police, death of family
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The American Trap (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: One of the greatest conspiracies of all time, and one lone man is trying to uncover it.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: assassination, dishonesty, crimes, deadly, dictator, trap, cia, cuban revolution, mafia, conspiracy, president, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cuba, russia, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.0
 515
Hennessy (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set in the Seventies, Hennessy is a Irishman who believes in peace, but who has had connections to the IRA. Hennessy's family is killed, and he plots revenge, setting out to assassinate Queen Elizabeth of England.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, terrorism, revenge, war hero, political corruption, political unrest, graphic violence, conspiracy, heroes, journalism, chases and races, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london, ireland, england, europe, belfast
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 318
October 22 (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A wounded man makes a desperate call, reporting that a gunman is holding a coffee shop hostage and shooting anyone he pleases -- but when the SWAT team shows up, the madman opens fire. Through flashbacks, a waitress serves an array of customers, all ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, deadly, confined, crime, hostages, psychopath, swat, diner, strong violent content, hostage, profanity, multiple storylines ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.5
 890
The Alien Girl (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 1990s. Gangster Kiev. A team of four men is assigned to deliver a girl from Prague, nicknamed "The Stranger." As the sister of a recently arrested criminal called Babai, her testimony could damage some important people.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: brutality, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, murder, love, betrayal, kidnapping, witnessing a crime, mafia, violence, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: ukraine, russia, czech republic, europe, eastern europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.6
 3K
Swelter (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ten years after their casino heist, four escaped convicts trace their former partner to a desert town, where he is now a lawman with no memory of his criminal past.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, criminal heroes, uncover truth, track down, small town, dishonesty, crimes, police shootout, profanity, chases and races, graphic violence, memory loss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Enemies Among Us (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: It's not politics as usual, or is it? The governor of Louisiana is about to become the vice-presidential candidate for his party but a murder and an international web spanning from South Africa to Pakistan and North Korea might just get in the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: assassination, campaign, danger, crimes, haunted by the past, political corruption, politics, dishonesty, rivalry, graphic violence, deadly, state affairs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 276
Hand Gun (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack is in the midst of a major robbery, which leaves him injured and his accomplices dead. Jack manages to hide the $500,000 from the robbery before he makes his way to his death bed.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, on the run, estrangement, power relations, disorder, family relations, treasure hunt, riddles and clues, siblings relations, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 3.4
 125
Rich Kids (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 87 min.
Story: "Chicos ricos" obviously tells the story of two successful advertisers Andy and Tomás who worked outside the country and have now joined an agency in Buenos Aires. The film takes place almost entirely in a large house where both intend to ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: crimes, drug dealing, prostitute, dishonesty, kidnapping, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, pubic hair, sex, thief, bondage, prostitution ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Critical Assembly (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Critical Assembly is based on two college students (Katherine Heigl and Kerr Smith) who build a nuclear device, which is stolen by a fellow student. When it ends up in the hands of a terrorist, they work with an FBI agent (Beach) in a race against ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, race against time, danger, chases and races, law enforcement, undercover, state affairs, deadly, heroes, professor, betrayal, terrorist group ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Midnight Man (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: British soldiers force a recently captured IRA terrorist to cooperate with them and then assign him to go undercover with a gang of terrorists and prevent them from killing the U.S. President. But the spy isn't in long before he realizes that ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, undercover, terrorism, ira, crimes, danger, law enforcement, downfall, deadly, adventure, rivalry, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Sword of Gideon (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, France
Duration: 173 min.
Story: Chronicles a Mossad team hand picked to hunt down the terrorists involved in the 1972 Munich Olympic massacre of Israeli athletes.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: terrorism, mossad, chases and races, fighting the system, contests and competitions, state affairs, crimes, danger, heroes, assassination, confined, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: israel, middle east, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Most Wanted (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sgt. James Dunn, who is wrongly accused of assassination of the officer he had a row with, is saved from death row and recruited for top-secret special operations squad led by Lt. Col Grant Casey. Their mission is to neutralize criminals who had ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, on the run, chase, manhunt, political conspiracy, assassination, false accusation, death row, top secret, crimes, betrayal, investigation ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Fatal Justice (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Somewhere near the Texas-Louisiana border, the CIA maintains a force of domestic assassins. So secret is their work that their retirement program is a bullet in the head. Up-and-coming hitwoman, Diana, gets the order to dispatch Mars, a legendary ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassin, golden years, rivalry, special agents, ego clash, deadly, mind game, parents and children, conspiracy, government agency, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.8
 207
Dead Cold (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a carjacking leaves L.A. screenwriter Eric recovering from a gunshot wound to the abdomen, wife Alicia nurses him back to health. Four months later, the two depart for a second honeymoon in an idyllic setting in the mountains. They are snuggly ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: danger, crimes, deadly, life turned upside down, mountain, graphic violence, profanity, isolation, couple relations, boxer shorts, murder, snow ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 106K
Patriot Games (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When CIA Analyst Jack Ryan interferes with an IRA assassination, a renegade faction targets Jack and his family as revenge.
Style: intense, suspenseful, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, spy, revenge, cia, assassination, boat chase, danger, rivalry, hitman, family in danger, government agency, state affairs ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, ireland, london, maryland, scotland yard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Assassination (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jay Killon is the bodyguard of the recently elected US president, but he is assigned to the first lady (Lara Royce). Lara hates Killon so she does all she can to escape. The story complicates when someone tries to kill Lara.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: bodyguard, assassination, terrorism, secret agents, heroes, deadly, state affairs, crimes, undercover, espionage, chases and races, politics ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., wyoming, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.5
 59
Noon Sunday (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Guam, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two mercenaries are hired to commit a political assassination.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Plot: assassination, island, dishonesty, heroes, intrigue, danger, crimes, deadly, rivalry, leadership, mercenary, female mercenary ...
Time: 70s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Counter Measures (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: US Navy medical officer Jake Fuller is assigned to a goodwill visit aboard a Russian submarine. But he and his companion, Lt. Swain, end up alone among terrorists, who have taken over the submarine and threaten to fire its nuclear weapons.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, hijacking, terrorism, ambassador, u.s. navy, confined, chases and races, deadly, heroes, danger, race against time, military ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Donato and Daughter (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Though emotionally estranged, a father and daughter team of Los Angeles police detectives must work together to stop a serial killer. Along the way, the two find themselves forced to deal with a number of painful secrets from their past.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: serial killer, parents and children, family life, psychopath, crimes, partners, law enforcement, amateur detective, estrangement, fighting crime, deadly, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Storm Catcher (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A renegade general plots to bomb Washington using a new top secret jet called the Storm Catcher. The only trouble is only one man is capable of flying it. So they seek to put him on the run in a conspiracy that makes him appear to have murdered ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, conspiracy, terrorist, political conspiracy, false accusation, dishonesty, state affairs, one man army, fighting the system, confined, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.4
 797
Crash Dive (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The crew of the nuclear submarine USS Ulysses rescues supposed victims of a boat disaster, but the victims turn out to be terrorists intent on capturing nuclear weapons aboard the sub. Only a former SEAL, now a submarine consultant, can save the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, terrorism, submarine, hijacking, heroes, confined, military, ocean or sea, tough heroes, ocean, race against time, save the day ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%