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24 Hours to Live (2017)
 5.8
 15K
24 Hours to Live (2017)
Original name: 24 Hours To Live
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, China, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An assassin seeks redemption after being given a second chance at life.
Style: suspense, disturbing, exciting, enigmatic, suspenseful, psychological, surprise ending, neo noir
Plot: redemption, assassin, gunfight, reincarnation, rescue, haunted by the past, murder, conspiracy, mercilessness, near death experience, tragic hero, spy, murderer, mother son relationship, revenge, hallucination, oedipus complex, interpol, woman with a gun, mercenary, kidnapping, evil corporation, one man army, race against time, one last job ...
Time: 2010s
Place: south africa, cape town south africa, africa, hong kong, florida, namibia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, surprise ending, exciting and neo noir films with plots about murder, death, fight, held at gunpoint, cell phone, chase and gunfight mostly in Action, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like 24 Hours to Live: Hardcore Henry (2015), Criminal (2016), Peppermint (2018), Extraction (2020), Mile 22 (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
 96K
Hardcore Henry (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia, USA, China
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Henry, a newly resurrected cyborg who must save his wife/creator from the clutches of a psychotic tyrant with telekinetic powers, AKAN, and his army of mercenaries. Fighting alongside Henry is Jimmy, who is Henry's only hope to make it through ...
Style: exciting, stylized, intense, suspense, visually appealing ...
Plot: murder, cyborgs, one man army, good versus evil, violence, point of view, terrorist, memory loss, psychopath, violent, car chase, gunfight ...
Time: near future
Place: moscow russia, russia
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100%
 6.3
 67K
Criminal (2016)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Bill Pope is a CIA agent on a mission in London tracking down a shadowy hacker nicknamed "The Dutchman." When he gets mysteriously ambushed and killed, an experimental procedure is used to transfer his memories into dangerous ex-convict ...
Style: suspense, exciting, intense, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: cia, spy, cia agent, prisoner, memory, espionage, female agent, violence, brutality, prison, death, convict ...
Time: 2010s
Place: london, russia, delaware, west virginia, big ben london
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33%
 6.5
 66K
Peppermint (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.
Style: exciting, brutal, psychological, psychotronic, neo noir ...
Plot: vigilante, female protagonist, revenge, murder, corruption, revenge killing, justice, loss of child, one woman army, strong female lead, police corruption, female vigilante ...
Time: year 2012, year 2017, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
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100%
 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 ⇓
100%
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 6.1
 80K
Mile 22 (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A CIA field officer and an Indonesian police officer are forced to work together in confronting political corruption. An informant must be moved twenty-two miles to safety.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: top secret, black ops, terrorist, surveillance, cia, commando, spy, computer cracker, machismo, political corruption, terrorist group, betrayal ...
Time: year 2016, 2010s
Place: southeast asia, indonesia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 114K
Gemini Man (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Henry Brogen, an aging assassin tries to get out of the business but finds himself in the ultimate battle: fighting his own clone who is 25 years younger than him and at the peak of his abilities.
Style: exciting, captivating, intense, tense, psychological ...
Plot: black ops, clones, cloning, hitman, gunfight, chase, secret agents, assassin, tough guy, parkour, killings, fleeing ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, near future
Place: hungary, colombia, belgium, georgia, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
American Assassin (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Following the murder of his fiancée, Mitch Rapp trains under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: cia, spy, counter terrorism, terrorist, terrorism, revenge, kickboxing, training, mentor, assassin, beach, vigilantism ...
Time: 2010s
Place: romania, warsaw poland, istanbul turkey, italy, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 161K
The Equalizer 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Robert McCall returns to deliver his special brand of vigilante justice -- but how far will he go when it's someone he loves?
Style: suspense, bloody, neo noir, ambiguous ending, surprise ending ...
Plot: revenge, cia, one against many, tough guy, ex military, vigilantism, loner, one man army, warrior, kidnapping, vigilante, martial arts ...
Time: 2010s
Place: istanbul turkey, brussels, europe, north america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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%
 5.1
 10K
Bleeding Steel (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as a hardened special forces agent who fights to protect a young woman from a sinister criminal gang. At the same time, he feels a special connection to the young woman, like they met in a different life.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, bleak, futuristic ...
Plot: martial arts, criminal gang, betrayal, police, gunfight, fight, transformation, swat team, friendship, police investigation, vengeance, heroes ...
Time: future, near future, 2000s, 2020s
Place: hong kong, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.6
 12K
Triple Threat (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Thailand, China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A crime syndicate places a hit on a billionaire's daughter, making her the target of an elite assassin squad. A small band of down-and-out mercenaries protects her, fighting tooth and nail to stop the assassins from reaching their target.
Style: suspense, intense, brutal, bloody, surprise ending
Plot: martial arts, fight, mercenary, police, police shootout, mole, murder, chase, police station, fistfight, captivity, organized crime ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 188K
The Gray Man (2022)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When a shadowy CIA agent uncovers damning agency secrets, he's hunted across the globe by a sociopathic rogue operative who's put a bounty on his head.
Style: captivating, disturbing, tense, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: assassin, hitman, agent, cia, spy, gunfight, secret, fight, ex cia agent, mission, cia agent, murder ...
Time: future, 2020s, 2000s, year 2003
Place: prague, europe, bangkok thailand, central europe, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 33K
The Protege (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Rescued as a child by the legendary assassin Moody and trained in the family business, Anna is the world’s most skilled contract killer. When Moody, the man who was like a father to her and taught her everything she needs to know about trust and ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, neo noir, surprise ending ...
Plot: female assassin, revenge, assassin, murder, vengeance, female killer, hitman, drone, spy, seduction, mercenary, female protagonist ...
Time: future, year 1991
Place: vietnam, london, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 229K
Jason Bourne (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Spain, Japan, Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The most dangerous former operative of the CIA is drawn out of hiding to uncover hidden truths about his past.
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: spy, chase, espionage, assassin, rogue agent, black ops, cia, assassination, betrayal, cia agent, tough guy, lone hero ...
Time: year 2016, 2010s, 21st century, 90s, 2000s
Place: las vegas, london, berlin germany, rome italy, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.3
 36K
Unlocked (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Switzerland, UK, USA, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After failing to apprehend the terrorist behind a Paris attack that claimed dozens of lives, CIA agent Alice Racine is forced to live in London as a caseworker. Her mentor unexpectedly calls her back into action when the CIA discovers that another ...
Style: suspense, exciting, rough, suspenseful, political ...
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Time: future, year 2012, 2010s
Place: buckingham palace, london, langley virginia, tower bridge london, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.1
 11K
Extraction (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A former CIA operative is kidnapped by a group of terrorists. When his son learns there is no plan for his father to be saved, he launches his own rescue operation.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: terrorist, spy, death of wife, father son relationship, machismo, rescue, murder, brutality, deception, russian, interrogation, revenge ...
Time: year 2005, year 2004, year 2015, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: eastern europe, central europe, prague, czech republic, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Eleventh Hour (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An ex-Navy SEAL, Michael Adams, (Matthew Reese) was captured during a raid to free Japanese prisoners from a North Korean prison camp. He endures the North Koreans torture for three years -- seen only as flashbacks -- then released back into ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, exciting, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: secret service agent, female agent, vendetta, violence, chase, husband wife relationship, conspiracy, political prisoner, tragic hero, male female relationship, murder, betrayal ...
Time: 2000s
Place: korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
S.W.A.T.: Under Siege (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a D.E.A. and S.W.A.T. cartel takedown ends in a shootout, S.W.A.T. Agent Travis Hall seizes a mysterious prisoner taking him into custody. Before long, the S.W.A.T. compound is under siege by wave-after-wave of assault teams attempting to ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, surprise ending ...
Plot: police, corrupt cop, survival, death of friend, swat team, chase, murder, spy, brutality, violence, husband wife relationship, police chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington state, seattle, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 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 ⇓
44%
 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 ⇓
44%
The Hunter's Prayer (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany, Spain, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An assassin forges an unlikely partnership with one of his targets: a woman seeking revenge for the murder of her family.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, surprise ending, exciting, neo noir
Plot: escape, escape attempt, survival, runaway, chase, orphan, teenager, security guard, one man army, innocent person killed, warrior, rescue ...
Time: 2010s
Place: yorkshire, switzerland, france, new york, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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 ⇓
43%
 5.8
 21K
The Contractor (2022)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After being involuntarily discharged from the U.S. Special Forces, James Harper decides to support his family by joining a private contracting organization alongside his best friend and under the command of a fellow veteran. Overseas on a covert ...
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, captivating, neo noir ...
Plot: military, mission, veteran, ex special forces, ex soldier, ex military, swat team, soldier, fight, murder, flashback, wound ...
Time: 2020s
Place: berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.2
 32K
Copshop (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: On the run from a lethal assassin, a wily con artist devises a scheme to hide out inside a small-town police station. However, when the hit man turns up at the precinct, an unsuspecting rookie cop finds herself caught in the crosshairs.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: jail cell, con artists, hitman, gunfight, police, assassin, small town, murder, arrest, rookie, prison, embezzler ...
Time: future
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.6
 19K
The Prince (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A family man who turns out to be a retired mob enforcer must travel across the country to find his daughter who has gone missing.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, daring rescue, partners, justice, crimes, retired, confined, haunted by the past, fight, crime boss, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new orleans, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.1
 177K
6 Underground (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: After faking his death, a tech billionaire recruits a team of international operatives for a bold and bloody mission to take down a brutal dictator.
Style: suspense, exciting, entertaining, funny, psychotronic ...
Plot: chase, spy, mission, teamwork, fight, brutality, good versus evil, justice, courage, deception, machismo, paranoia ...
Time: future, 2010s, year 2017
Place: italy, paris france, new york, florence, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The November Man (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An ex- CIA operative is brought back in on a very personal mission and finds himself pitted against his former pupil in a deadly game involving high level CIA officials and the Russian president-elect.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, cia, secret service, espionage, secret agents, brutality, conspiracy, surveillance, chase, violence, undercover, manipulation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2008, 2000s, 2010s
Place: montenegro, russia, switzerland, usa, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Eraser: Reborn (2022)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: U.S. Marshal Mason Pollard specializes in “erasing” people – faking the deaths of high-risk witnesses. With the technological advances of the last 25 years, the game has upgraded, and it’s just another day at the office when he’s assigned ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, neo noir, reboot
Plot: fbi, tough guy, gangsters, special agents, witness protection program, heroes, poacher, south african, rogue agent, crime boss, party, panic ...
Time: 2020s
Place: cape town south africa, los angeles, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 116K
The Foreigner (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA, India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love – his teenage daughter – dies in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. His relentless search ...
Style: suspense, exciting, harsh, political, bloody ...
Plot: revenge, terrorism, justice, tough guy, bomb, one against many, ex special forces, ira, death, martial arts, death of daughter, home invasion ...
Time: 2010s
Place: united kingdom, ireland, northern ireland, america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Gunpowder Milkshake (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In her turbulent life as a professional assassin, Sam has no choice but to go rogue to save the life of an innocent 8-year-old girl in the middle of the gang war she has unleashed.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, exciting, feminist film ...
Plot: female assassin, assassin, murder, female protagonist, women, strong female lead, female killer, family in danger, agent, showdown, criminal, revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%