Movies like 24 Hours to Live

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24 Hours to Live (2017)
 5.8
 13K
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, surprise ending, neo noir
Plot: redemption, stylized violence, gunfight, reincarnation, haunted by the past, rescue, conspiracy, murder, mercilessness, near death experience, tragic hero, assassin, hallucination, shooting, interpol, one against many, dark hero, murderer, mother son relationship, child abduction, deadline, sniper, airplane, henchman, fight ...
Time: 2010s
Place: south africa, cape town south africa, africa, hong kong, florida

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Most similar movies to 24 Hours to Live

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, surprise ending, exciting and tense films with plots about tough guy, pistol, brawl, fistfight, held at gunpoint, shot to death and gunfight mostly in Action, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like 24 Hours to Live: Hardcore Henry (2015), Criminal (2016), Gemini Man (2019), Escape Plan 2: Hades (2018), The Perfect Weapon (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
 90K
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, suspense, intense, twists and turns ...
Plot: stylized violence, cyborgs, murder, memory loss, survival, psychopath, chase, terrorist group, fight scenes, violence, soldier, one man army ...
Time: near future
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 61K
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, disturbing, intense, rough ...
Plot: memory, brutality, prisoner, terrorism, mission, undercover, manhunt, convict, cia, cia agent, espionage, surveillance ...
Time: 2010s
Place: london, west virginia, delaware, big ben london, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.7
 96K
Gemini Man (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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, tense, intense, suspense ...
Plot: clones, hitman, black ops, cloning, secret agents, parkour, tough guy, gunfight, happy ending, chase, danger, undercover agent ...
Time: near future, 2010s
Place: hungary, colombia, georgia, europe, belgium ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, hacking, betrayal, danger, survival, computer cracker, hand to hand combat, super computer, escape plan, gun ...
Time: 2010s
Place: chechnya, bangkok thailand, atlanta georgia, shanghai china, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Perfect Weapon (2016)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a not too distant future, a totalitarian state run by ‘The Director” (Seagal) controls all aspects of life. All enemies of the state are dealt in the harshest way. Most of them are executed by the secret government’s assassins. The best ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, tense, captivating, sinister ...
Plot: martial arts, dictatorship, violence, corruption, murder, assassination plot, chase, political corruption, spy, revenge, dark future, hostage ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Chain of Command (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Merrill Ross (Michael Dudikoff) is thought to be a C.I.A. agent gone bad and teaming with some other alphabet named agency to take over the oil rich country of Qumir, he finds he's in the middle of a very explosive situation. Not knowing ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: computer cracker, night, taxi driver, cell phone, rescue, death of friend, photograph, rooftop, military, pool cue, limousine, assassination attempt ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 32K
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: exciting, rough, suspenseful, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: cia agent, female spy, cia, female warrior, rogue agent, biohazard, terrorism, betrayal, spy, timebomb, spy mission, surveillance ...
Time: 2010s, year 2012
Place: langley virginia, big ben london, moscow russia, tower bridge london, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 213K
Jason Bourne (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Spain
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: suspense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, intense ...
Plot: chase, cia agent, tough guy, spy, rogue agent, black ops, espionage, cia, amnesia, rescue, assassination, danger ...
Time: 1990s, year 2016, 90s, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: las vegas, greece, london, united kingdom, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, tense, captivating, bleak, futuristic ...
Plot: agent, cyborgs, criminal gang, danger, swat team, betrayal, martial arts, police, gunfight, transformation, fight, police investigation ...
Time: future, near future, 2000s, 2020s
Place: sydney australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Contract to Kill (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Monaco
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Harmon is a CIA/DEA enforcer investigating Arab terrorists captured in Mexico. With his team--seductive FBI agent Zara and spy-drone pilot Sharp--he flies to Istanbul and uncovers a brutal plot: Islamic extremists plan to use Sonora drug-smuggling ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, touching, suspense
Plot: aikido, martial arts, violence, conspiracy, terrorist plot, secret agents, fbi agent, paranoia, undercover, secret agent, woman fights a man, hitman ...
Time: 2010s
Place: istanbul turkey, el paso texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, thought provoking ...
Plot: vendetta, violence, chase, conspiracy, tragic hero, political prisoner, husband wife relationship, prisoner, attempted murder, little girl, murder, secret service agent ...
Time: 2000s
Place: korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: survival, chase, martial arts, foot chase, corrupt cop, death of friend, murder, husband wife relationship, police chase, self mutilation, violence, police ...
Time: 2010s
Place: seattle washington, washington d.c., washington state, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.6
 10K
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: intense, suspense, brutal, bloody, surprise ending
Plot: organized crime, hitman, mercenary, police, martial arts, fight, captivity, danger, police shootout, murder, police station, chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, exciting, surprise ending, neo noir
Plot: survival, drug addict, escape, assassin, escape attempt, betrayal, teenage girl, planned murder, security guard, innocent person killed, orphan, one man army ...
Time: 2010s
Place: england, switzerland, france, yorkshire, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.1
 11K
Extraction (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 92 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: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: terrorist, death of wife, machismo, rescue, father son relationship, brutality, deception, murder, spy, russian, interrogation, revenge ...
Time: year 2015, 21st century, year 2005, year 2004, 2010s ...
Place: central europe, eastern europe, langley virginia, prague czech republic, prague ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.4
 14K
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, neo noir ...
Plot: revenge, murder, police corruption, brutality, violence, danger, dark hero, sociopath, paranoia, street shootout, corrupt politician, hairdresser ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.0
 106K
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, neo noir, surprise ending
Plot: revenge, tough guy, one against many, hand to hand combat, obsession, bomb, terrorism, justice, death of daughter, politics, betrayal, investigation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: united kingdom, ireland, america, big ben london, northern ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 147K
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, surprise ending, non-linear, psychotronic
Plot: street shootout, parkour, fight, mission, teamwork, paranoia, deception, courage, machismo, disguise, justice, brutality ...
Time: future, 2010s, year 2017
Place: nevada, afghanistan, middle east, new york, mongolia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 6.7
 170K
Extraction (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Thailand
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, ambiguous ending, surprise ending ...
Plot: rescue mission, swat team, ex special forces, mercenary, child abduction, one man army, organized crime, human trafficking, kidnapping, death threat, crime boss, jungle ...
Time: 2020s
Place: india, bangladesh, mumbai india, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Shadow Effect (2017)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young man's life is turned upside down when his violent dreams begin to blend with reality.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, neo noir, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: memory loss, confusion, blackout, erased memory, conspiracy, paranoia, murder, brutality, violence, double life, deception, danger ...
Place: seattle washington, chicago illinois, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Marine 5: Battleground (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While working as an EMT back stateside Jake Carter after responding to a distress call, finds himself caught up protecting a person of interest from a biker gang ruthlessly hunting them down.
Style: suspense, psychological, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, chase, murder, betrayal, survival, violence, brutality, fight, gunfight, death, foot chase, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.1
 72K
Mile 22 (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Colombia
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, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agent, top secret, black ops, secret agents, martial arts, terrorist, cia, political corruption, computer cracker, danger, machismo, gunfight ...
Time: 2010s, year 2016
Place: indonesia, southeast asia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Bounty Killer (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It’s been 20 years since the corporations took over the world’s governments. Their thirst for power and profits led to the Corporate Wars, a fierce global battle that laid waste to society as we know it. Born from the ash, the Council of Nine ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspense, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, desert, hitman, society, deadly, future dystopia, danger, post apocalypse, profanity, distopia, small town, chases and races ...
Time: near future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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, exciting, disturbing, brutal, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, mixed martial arts, jungle warfare, kickboxer, tough guy, human prey, paranoia, danger, martial artist, race against time, death threat, spy ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: bangkok thailand, burma, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.7
 140K
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, neo noir, ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: cia, revenge, murder, vigilantism, rape, hostage, kidnapping, martial arts, loner, warrior, unlikely hero, ex military ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brussels belgium, boston, brussels, istanbul turkey, turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.8
 40K
The Gunman (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, UK, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Eight years after fleeing the Congo following his assassination of that country's minister of mining, former assassin Jim Terrier is back, suffering from PTSD and digging wells to atone for his violent past. After an attempt is made on his ...
Style: exciting, rough, intense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: agent as target, revenge, espionage, undercover, danger, hand to hand combat, chase, interpol, haunted by the past, assassin, betrayal, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2014, year 2006
Place: europe, london, africa, barcelona, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.6
 18K
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, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, missing daughter, daring rescue, partners, danger, crime, crimes, justice, confined, retired, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mississippi, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, twists and turns, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, secret agents, espionage, undercover, danger, save the day, heroes, secret service, conspiracy, spy, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: switzerland, montenegro, usa, moscow russia, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.8
 5K
Stratton (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A British Special Boat Service commando tracks down an international terrorist cell.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: terrorist, commando, terrorist plot, investigation, military, rescue, bomb, deception, evacuation, murder, spy, danger ...
Time: 2010s
Place: london, big ben london, ukraine, iran, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.8
 2K
Countdown (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A madman captures a young boy and rigs him with explosives. Ray Fitzpatrick, still haunted by the loss of his own son, will defy orders to stop the clock and save a life
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Plot: race against time, police, countdown, danger, hostage, kidnapping, child in peril, criminal, violence, mercilessness, rescue, brutality ...
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%