Movies like The Commuter

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The Commuter (2018)
 6.3
 117K
The Commuter (2018)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, China, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A businessman, on his daily commute home, gets unwittingly caught up in a criminal conspiracy that threatens not only his life but the lives of those around him.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, surprise ending, atmospheric, neo noir, rough, psychological thriller
Plot: conspiracy, train, deception, fight, police, train station, attempted murder, train crash, destruction, witness, money, hostage, race against time, runaway train, fbi, train wreck, plot twist, courage, deal, police officer, railway, false accusation, survival, gangsters, spy ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, new york

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Most similar movies to The Commuter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, tense, surprise ending and exciting films with plots about death, gun, murder, chase, betrayal, violence and cell phone mostly in Action, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Commuter: Non-Stop (2014), Unknown (2011), Source Code (2011), Unstoppable (2010), Live Free or Die Hard (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.9
 266K
Non-Stop (2014)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Bill Marks is a burned-out veteran of the Air Marshals service. He views the assignment not as a life-saving duty, but as a desk job in the sky. However, today's flight will be no routine trip. Shortly into the transatlantic journey from New ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending, tricky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, air disaster, twists and turns, special agents, save the day, hostage, terrorist, hijacking, mind game, investigation, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: london, usa, new york, iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 263K
Unknown (2011)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, France, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An American biologist attending a conference in Berlin awakens from a coma after a car accident, only to discover that someone has taken his identity and that no one, not even his wife, believes him. With the help of an illegal immigrant and a ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, twist ending, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twists and turns, memory loss, investigation, uncover truth, conspiracy, chase, amnesia, mysterious character, lone hero, disorder, crimes, spy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2011, 2010s
Place: berlin germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.5
 522K
Source Code (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Decorated soldier Captain Colter Stevens wakes up in the body of an unknown man, discovering he's involved in a mission to find the bomber of a Chicago commuter train. He learns he's part of a top-secret experimental program that enables ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, mind bending, clever, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, train, destiny, bomb, save the day, alternate reality, memory, twists and turns, changing the past or future, parallel universe, death ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, afghanistan, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.8
 199K
Unstoppable (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A runaway train, transporting deadly, toxic chemicals, is barreling down on Stanton, Pennsylvania, and only two men can stop it: a veteran engineer and a young conductor. Thousands of lives hang in the balance as these ordinary heroes attempt to ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: train, runaway train, train crash, race against time, chase, disaster, save the day, determination, train engineer, train wreck, survival, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa, north america, pittsburgh, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Live Free or Die Hard (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: John McClane is back and badder than ever, and this time he's working for Homeland Security. He calls on the services of a young hacker in his bid to stop a ring of Internet terrorists intent on taking control of America's computer ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hacker, terrorism, gunfight, lone hero, tough cop, car chase, police officer, fbi, computer hacker, chaos, hacking, one man army ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa, maryland, los angeles, baltimore ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 123K
Skyscraper (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Framed and on the run, a former FBI agent must save his family from a blazing fire in the world's tallest building.
Style: tense, suspense, psychotronic, suspenseful, emotional ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: skyscraper, disaster, terrorism, heroism, protective parent, ex soldier, kidnapping, fire, panic, betrayal, courage, helicopter ...
Time: 2010s
Place: hong kong, china, minnesota, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
 110K
Run All Night (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, 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: suspenseful, intense, stylized, neo noir, tense ...
Plot: gangsters, manhunt, on the run, murder, redemption, crimes, assassin, father son relationship, brutality, organized crime, hitman, fbi ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, madison square garden manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Private investigator Matthew Scudder is hired by a drug kingpin to find out who kidnapped and murdered his wife.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, psychological, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, private detective, serial killer, kidnapping, drug dealer, murder of wife, investigation, violence, crimes, redemption, strong violent content, secrets ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, year 1999, year 1991 ...
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Escape Plan 2: Hades (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ray Breslin manages an elite team of security specialists trained in the art of breaking people out of the world's most impenetrable prisons. When his most trusted operative, Shu Ren, is kidnapped and disappears inside the most elaborate prison ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison escape, prison, teamwork, survival, security system, betrayal, secret place, friends, crimes, friendship, ambition, escape plan ...
Time: 2010s
Place: chechnya, shanghai, atlanta georgia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 194K
Taken 3 (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Spain, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ex-government operative Bryan Mills finds his life is shattered when he's falsely accused of a murder that hits close to home. As he's pursued by a savvy police inspector, Mills employs his particular set of skills to track the real killer ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, breathtaking, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: revenge, kidnapping, one man army, murder, runaway, on the run, chase, frame up, hostage, police investigation, crimes, framed for murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, europe, santa monica california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 24K
Black and Blue (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exposure follows a rookie Detroit African-American female cop who stumbles upon corrupt officers who are murdering a drug dealer, an incident captured by her body cam. They pursue her through the night in an attempt to destroy the footage, but to ...
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, surprise ending, neo noir ...
Plot: corrupt cop, ghetto, african american, betrayal, police, rookie, drug lord, criminal gang, police corruption, organized crime, murder, drug dealer ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.8
 18K
Blacklight (2022)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Travis Block is a shadowy Government agent who specializes in removing operatives whose covers have been exposed. He then has to uncover a deadly conspiracy within his own ranks that reaches the highest echelons of power.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: hitman, fbi, one against many, blackmail, spy, abuse of power, fbi agent, political conspiracy, federal bureau of investigation, whistleblower, gunfight, covert operation ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.7
 23K
Memory (2022)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Alex, an assassin-for-hire, finds that he's become a target after he refuses to complete a job for a dangerous criminal organization. With the crime syndicate and FBI in hot pursuit, Alex has the skills to stay ahead, except for one thing: he ...
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, captivating, neo noir ...
Plot: hitman, professional killer, moral dilemma, murder, assassination attempt, gunfight, fight, fbi agent, vigilante, one last job, male protagonist, attack ...
Time: 2020s
Place: texas, mexico, el paso texas, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
SAS: Red Notice (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An off-duty SAS soldier, Tom Buckingham, must thwart a terror attack on a train running through the Channel Tunnel. As the action escalates on the train, events transpire in the corridors of power that may make the difference as to whether ...
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, tense, surprise ending
Plot: swat team, hostage, underground, hostile takeover, terrorism, hostage situation, female sociopath, bravery, ends with a wedding, red herring, commando mission, eavesdropping ...
Time: 2020s
Place: london, georgia, english channel, england, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.0
 343K
Jack Reacher (2012)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When a gunman takes five lives with six shots, all evidence points to the suspect in custody. On interrogation, the suspect offers up a single note: "Get Jack Reacher!" So begins an extraordinary chase for the truth, pitting Jack Reacher ...
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: loner, sniper, investigation, lone wolves, murder, crimes, tough guy, ex military, dishonesty, assassin, vigilantism, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh, pennsylvania, ohio, baghdad iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.0
 51K
Honest Thief (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A bank robber tries to turn himself in because he's falling in love and wants to live an honest life...but when he realizes the Feds are more corrupt than him, he must fight back to clear his name.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, thought provoking, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robbery, bandit, safecracking, thief, love, fbi, breaking and entering, chase, police, murder, bank robber, fbi agent ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.6
 33K
Sleepless (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs is caught in a high stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground. When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Plot: organized crime, tough cop, undercover cop, kidnapping, police corruption, rescue, police detective, father son relationship, race against time, brutality, murder, corruption ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.9
 41K
Braven (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A logger defends his family from a group of dangerous drug runners.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, scenic, psychological ...
Plot: survival, cocaine, father son relationship, archery, mercilessness, wilderness, fight to the death, murder, child in peril, family in danger, siege, plot twist ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Armed men hijack a New York City subway train, holding the passengers hostage in return for a ransom, and turning an ordinary day's work for dispatcher Walter Garber into a face-off with the mastermind behind the crime.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, hostage, hijacking, heist, crimes, twists and turns, chase, terrorism, brutality, police investigation, survival, fbi ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, coney island brooklyn new york city, usa, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 3.9
 4K
Altitude (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A female FBI agent is offered millions to help a thief escape from a hijacked airplane.
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: airplane, terrorist, hostage, rescue, hostage situation, race against time, passenger, criminal, gang, pilot, fear, murder ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.3
 297K
The Accountant (2016)
Genre: Action, 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, intense ...
Plot: autism, accountant, assassin, lone hero, mathematics, organized crime, justice, twists and turns, gunfight, sniper, hitman, investigation ...
Time: year 2010, 80s, 2010s, year 2006, 2000s ...
Place: washington d.c., new york, germany, new hampshire, illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.7
 203K
Extraction (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Tyler Rake, a fearless mercenary who offers his services on the black market, embarks on a dangerous mission when he is hired to rescue the kidnapped son of a Mumbai crime lord…
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: mercenary, kidnapping, rescue mission, one against many, ex special forces, machismo, swat team, death threat, crimes, stranded, jungle, one man army ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: india, bangladesh, australia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.4
 15K
I Am Wrath (2016)
Genre: Action, 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, murder, police corruption, brutality, violence, sociopath, paranoia, vigilantism, vengeance, gangsters, judiciary, corrupt politician ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 5.5
 5K
Eliminators (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A former US Federal Agent must abandon the witness protection program and come out of hiding when his London home is invaded in error due to a wrong address. When the event ends with multiple homicides, the news triggers those hunting him to send ...
Style: tense, exciting, brutal, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hitman, revenge, widower, agent, daughter, fight, police officer, manhunt, mistaken identity, rescue, police ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Russia, India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a CIA operation to purchase classified Russian documents is blown by a rival agent, who then shows up in the sleepy seaside village where Bourne and Marie have been living. The pair run for their lives and Bourne, who promised retaliation ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, intellectual, surprise ending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: spy, cia, conspiracy, amnesia, espionage, secret agents, tough heroes, dark past, twists and turns, chase, agent as target, assassin ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, berlin germany, europe, napoli italy, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.7
 102K
The Guest (2014)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A soldier introduces himself to the Peterson family, claiming to be a friend of their son who died in action. After the young man is welcomed into their home, a series of accidental deaths seem to be connected to his presence.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, atmospheric, exciting ...
Plot: halloween, murder, mysterious character, soldier, ex soldier, grief, family relations, twists and turns, family problems, dishonesty, psychopath, family in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Spenser Confidential (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Spenser, a former Boston patrolman who just got out from prison, teams up with Hawk, an aspiring fighter, to unravel the truth behind the death of two police officers.
Style: buddy movie, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police corruption, tough guy, police officer, police, ex convict, ex-cop, revenge, drug smuggling, one against many, fbi agent, investigation, friendship ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.6
 41K
The Ice Road (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After a remote diamond mine collapses in far northern Canada, an ice road driver must lead an impossible rescue mission over a frozen ocean to save the trapped miners.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: cold, mine, truck driver, rescue, avalanche, mission, trapped, self sacrifice, life risking, ice, struggle for survival, risk ...
Time: 2020s
Place: canada, north dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: suspense, captivating, tense, exciting, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, jungle warfare, jungle, kickboxer, human prey, anger, rivalry, chase, soldier, paranoia, race against time, death threat ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: thailand, burma, bangkok thailand, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.7
 8K
Black Water (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A deep cover operative awakens to find himself imprisoned on a submarine. With the help of a fellow prisoner and an amateur agent, he must race against the clock to escape the vessel and expose who set him up.
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: submarine, martial arts, murder, violence, betrayal, brutality, dishonesty, spy, cia, traitor, cia agent, death ...
Time: contemporary, future, 2010s, 21st century
Place: pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%