Movies like Emong Salvacion

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Emong Salvacion (1996)
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Emong Salvacion (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Story: A film by Francis Posadas.
Plot: terrorist, military, hostage, soldier, nun, gang war, explosion, priest, bomb

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Most similar movies to Emong Salvacion

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about explosion, terrorist, hostage, military, gunfight, soldier and bomb mostly in Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Emong Salvacion: Stranglehold (1994), The Ultimate Weapon (1998), Red Wolf (1995), The Vault (2005), Demolition University (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Stranglehold (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Deep inside the nation's top chemical weapons facility, a brilliant terrorist takes a Congresswoman hostage. The Navy can't stop him. The Air Force can't reach him. The Coast Guard can't kill him. Only one man can do the job: ...
Plot: terrorist, kickboxing, chemical weapon, hostage, terrorism, military, agent
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Operation Delta Force 5: Random Fire (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Delta Force team are brought in once again to deal with an evil villain in foreign lands.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, terrorism, confined, escapades, hostages, military, undercover, rivalry, danger, chases and races, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Ultimate Weapon (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mercenaries, Ben & Vince, are assigned to destroy a stolen military arms cache held by a group of terrorists.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar fight, betrayal, soldier, military, terrorist, father daughter relationship, revenge, mercenary, tough heroes, loss of partner, ira, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.1
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Red Wolf (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of terrorists murder the captain of a cruise ship and take everyone hostage. Their plan is to steal the uranium being stored in the ship's safe. It's up to a security officer and a pickpocketing cocktail waitress to stop them.
Plot: cruise ship, martial arts, gunfight, bomb, terrorist, gun, murder, person on fire
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 2.0
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The Vault (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After terrorist take over a museum, a Reformed Jewel Thief must decide if he should help them steal a priceless diamond or if he should save the day.
Plot: police, hostage, diamond, heist, explosion, thief, fight, storage unit, museum
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Demolition University (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: College students on a field trip encounter terrorists planning to poison the city's water supply.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: college, hostage, student, explosion, terrorist, poison, deadly, rivalry, anti heroes, terrorism, anti hero, confined ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Trident Force (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An outbreak of bombings, assassinations, and massacres by an extremist, Marxist terrorist group, alarms the international community who calls for help - the ultimate solution - the Trident Force.
Plot: one against many, timebomb, muslim, ambush, terrorist, ambulance, one man army, skull, name calling, british, motorcycle, goat ...
Place: malaysia, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Shadows in Paradise (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During a rescue operation in Iraq, Special Forces member Max Forrester is devastated when Sasha, his squad mate and fiancée goes missing. Two years later, Max now out of the military, receives a call from his ex-commander, Captain Dyer, informing ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: tape over mouth, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female nudity, american flag, male nudity, on the run, machine gun, ball gag, rpg, ex soldier, traitor, sniper ...
Place: iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Afuang Bounty Hunter (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An honest to goodness cop who labors to keep the honor of his badge. Fighting ruthless criminals, he has acquired the fury of the syndicates he is fighting. But despite all the threats that are coming his way he does not give up.
Plot: billiards, murder, arrest, police, bribery, police station, criminal syndicate, robbery, police officer, bounty hunter
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Rangers (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A black ops unit goes to middle east after a terrorist. They are betrayed and their operative is caught. Later, unit leader starts an investigation. Meanwile the enemy offers the operative a chance for revenge against his superiors.
Plot: explosion, trust, infiltration, army, cia, black ops, bazooka, military, hand to hand combat, terrorist, martial arts, catch phrase ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Blast (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Terrorists attempt to disrupt the Atlanta Olympics by kidnapping the U.S. women's swim team. If their demands are not met, the team will be executed. Only janitor Jack Bryant, a former Olympic gymnast champion of Tae Kwon Do felled by injuries ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, heroes, martial arts, janitor, deadly, hostages, contests and competitions, crimes, danger, confined, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Animal Protector (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Swedish animal rights action film. Also known as "Born to Kill".
Plot: animals, laboratory, bomb, explosion, minefield, shooting, colonel, animal, military base, island, boat, beach ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 4.9
 75
Hostage (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The leader of a South African Nation is imprisoned. His followers, led by Zabo, hijack a plane with the intent to use the passengers as hostages to trade for his release. They select a plane carrying a religious leader to use as their main hostage. ...
Plot: murder, hostage, terrorist, hijacking, quicksand, abduction
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Fireback (1983)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack Kaplan is a US Army Soldier and Weapons Expert liberated by a "rescue team", he returns home to the United States only to find out that his wife Diane has been captured by infatuated gangster Duffy Collins. Kaplan embarks on a mission ...
Plot: revenge, kidnapping, hand grenade, brawl, vietnam war veteran, samurai sword, m 16, machine gun, raid, martial arts, blood spatter, battle ...
Place: the philippines, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Cobra Thunderbolt (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: Thailand
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The daughter of a brilliant Thai army colonel, who invented the machine battle Cobra Thunderbolt, takes on the lao-army to rescue his kidnapped father.
Plot: mercenary, terrorist, tank, explosion, top secret, loss of wife, journalism, loss of son
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, laos
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Aces: Iron Eagle III (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Chappy discovers a drug-smuggling scheme at his own air base. It turns out that the lives of some village people in Peru are at stake, and he decides to fly there with ancient airplanes and friends to free them.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, airplane, village, battles, u.s. air force, behind enemy lines, pilot, colonel, aerial combat, explosion, adventure, death ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: peru, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Jungle Assault (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two Vietnam vets with nothing to lose are called back into the bloodiest action of their lives. Their assignment: locate and destroy a terrorist base and bring back a General's daughter alive.
Plot: jungle warfare, explosion, helicopter, kidnapping, female nudity, shot to death, attempted rape, terrorist, jungle, murder, gunfight, bar fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Invasion Force (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A film crew shooting a movie finds itself battling against terrorists trying to take over a city.
Style: splatter, surprise ending
Plot: forest, gunfight, fictional war, violence, soldier, epic battle, explosion, street shootout, film within a film, murder, paratrooper, terrorism
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Operation Cobra (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is held prisoner in their own house, when a summit conference is to be held in Nærum. The terrorist group has the plan of preventing this meeting and therefor capturing a family, and their house until the conference is held. Frederik, the ...
Plot: terrorist, voyeur, hostage, dog, binoculars, gun, train, cooking, girl, bra, bare breasts, deception ...
Place: denmark, copenhagen denmark, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Steel Sharks (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Submarine crews wage a silent war beneath the waves in this undersea thriller.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, rescue, danger, chases and races, rivalry, adventure, confined, profanity, hostage, underwater scene, terrorism, hostages ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Operation Delta Force 4: Deep Fault (1999)
Genre: Action
Country: Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a group of seismologists are taken prison, the forces that be know that there is only one team of rescuers to turn to--the highly elite Delta Force. Upon beginning this difficult mission to track down and save the hostages, the men on the Force ...
Plot: snow, terrorist, female scientist, swat team, hand grenade, press conference, lasersight, skiing
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Company Man (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When mercenaries attack, Ernest Gray's solemn life as a bookstore owner is revealed to be a cover, and his real identity as an ex-CIA agent puts his family at risk.
Plot: spy, gang, gunfight, extortion, fight, explosion, haunted by the past, bomb, love, violin, cia, dead wife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Killer Likes Candy (1968)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Shrewd and evasive ex-Nazi and top assassin Oscar Snell is determined to rub out the King of Kafiristan. Snell's sole weakness is his sweet tooth; he leaves candy wrappers at the scene of his every crime. It's up to no-nonsense CIA agent ...
Style: eurospy
Plot: hospital, french giallo, speedboat, sniper rifle, candy, nazi, bodyguard, conspiracy, bomb, assassin, hostage, king ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Deep Gold 3D (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Amy Sanchez (Bebe Pham) is a champion free diver who breaks a crucial free diving record. Her boyfriend, Tony dela Cruz (Jack Prinya), an Air Force Pilot, mysteriously disappears along with his plane that carries gold worth millions of dollars that ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: conspiracy, air force, government, gold, tropical island, cons and scams, escapades, family relations, chase, obsessive quest, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Demolition High (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a group of terrorists (led by Luther) take over a high school making the students in it their hostages, it is up to several of the students (led by Lenny) to help prevent disaster while the authorities (Slater and General Wainwright) do their ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: high school, hostage, school, teenage life, terrorism, hostages, crimes, soldier, rescue, chases and races, heroes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
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62%
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Diamondbacks (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Diamondback Militia violently opposes certain US policies regarding satellite info. After a lightening attack on a federal courthouse, the Militia takes over a space shuttle tracking station. The goal...to take control of a multi-billion dollar ...
Plot: militia, space shuttle, nasa, terrorism, bomb, car chase, radio announcer, satellite, explosion
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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A Rebel Born (2019)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A Rebel Born follows the life of Nathan Bedford Forrest, who was a brilliant and very controversial Confederate general in the War Between the States. Even now, more than 150 years after the end of the war, Forrest has remained surrounded in ...
Style: complex, epic, factual, rough
Plot: battles, army, union soldier, war, combat, confederate army, battlefield, fight scenes, american civil war, courage, war violence, weapons ...
Time: 1860s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
A Mission to Kill (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Story: His activities in Viet Nam would be denied by the U S Government. Only two others providing similar service returned to the states. Now he's getting mental help in a military institution, escapes, and must be recaptured.
Plot: cocaine, military police, sports car, gun, psychiatrist, ferrari, green beret, m 16, deaf man, veteran, pistol, handgun ...
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Legacy (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A photojournalist deported from a war zone in Asia meets up with a woman who is looking for her father. He offers to help her...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: chase, media, danger, soldier, rivalry, military, intrigue, chases and races, henchman, war photographer, police officer, photojournalist ...
Time: 90s
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Legendary Amazons (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The film is set in early 11th century China during the reign of Emperor Renzong of the Song Dynasty. The emperor neglects state affairs and indulges in personal pleasures, while the government sinks into corruption and war continues to rage on at ...
Style: realistic, exciting, epic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: leadership, battles, against the odds, rivalry, military, politics, soldier, war, save the day, danger, graphic violence, strong female presence ...
Time: 11th century, middle ages
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%