Movies like Braven

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Braven (2018)
 5.9
 28K
Braven (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A logger defends his family from a group of dangerous drug runners.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, serious, twists and turns, scenic, surprise ending, neo noir
Plot: home invasion, mercilessness, cocaine, siege, drug dealer, murder, survival, family in danger, plot twist, fight to the death, child in peril, wilderness, danger, brutality, tough guy, warrior, chase, heroism, courage, bravery, one man army, ambush, rescue, one against many, christmas ...
Time: 2010s

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Most similar movies to Braven

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, surprise ending, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about death, shot to death, gun, escape, pistol, deception and murder mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Braven: Recoil (2011), S.W.A.T.: Under Siege (2017), No Escape (2015), Hunt to Kill (2010), Hard Target 2 (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.2
 5K
Recoil (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A cop turns vigilante after his family is murdered, exacting vengeance on the killers - and then on all criminals who have slipped through the system.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, gang, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, tough heroes, murder, gangster, organized crime, gangsters, violence, death of wife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, year 2009, 2000s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
100%
 6.8
 81K
No Escape (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In their new overseas home, an American family soon finds themselves caught in the middle of a coup, and they frantically look for a safe escape in an environment where foreigners are being immediately executed.
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: family in danger, survival, rebellion, race against time, family, wrong place wrong time, danger, chaos, coup, execution, american abroad, revolution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: asia, southeast asia, vietnam, canada, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 6K
Hunt to Kill (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A U.S. Border Patrol agent Jim Rhodes, a tough divorcée mourning the loss of his murdered partner while struggling to raise his rebellious daughter in the mountains of Montana. But when a crew of trigger-happy fugitives takes Rhodes and his ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: daughter, profanity, one man army, survival, danger, fugitives, tough heroes, parents and children, heroes, kidnapping, father daughter relationship, forest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, montana, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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 ⇓
63%
 5.0
 11K
First Kill (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A police chief tries to solve a kidnapping that involves a bank robber holding a young boy hostage.
Style: suspense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, danger, rescue, conspiracy, betrayal, fight, brutality, fear, murder, police corruption, money, chief of police ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 ⇓
59%
 4.5
 683
Crackerjack (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A cop on vacation at a mountain resort comes to the rescue when the resort is taken over by violent criminals.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: mountain, danger, heroes, good versus evil, terrorism, resort, hostage, hotel fight, terrorist plot, hostile takeover, heist, ski resort ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: east germany, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 5.3
 3K
Deadly Prey (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of sadistic mercenaries led by Col. John Hogan kidnap Michael Danton from his home, and set him loose on the grounds of their secret camp to be used as training for new recruits. Danton has been called the "most perfect killer ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, manhunt, chase, survival, gunfight, exploding body, rifle, psychopath, mercenary, swamp, rapist, military ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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 ⇓
53%
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 ⇓
53%
 5.6
 26K
Fire with Fire (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A fireman takes an unexpected course of action when a man whom he's been ordered to testify against – after being held up at a local convenience store – threatens him.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, firemen, witness protection, vigilantism, murder, danger, police detective, u.s. marshal, rescue, vengeance, crimes, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, usa, los angeles, new orleans, phoenix arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 ⇓
52%
Maximum Conviction (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When former black ops operative Tom Steele and his partner Manning are assigned to decommission an old prison, they must oversee the arrival of two mysterious female prisoners. Before long, an elite force of mercenaries assault the prison in search ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, rescue, prison, martial arts, confined, partners, tough heroes, master warrior, on the run, danger, heroes, foot chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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 ⇓
51%
 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 ⇓
51%
 3.8
 2K
End of a Gun (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mall security guard -- and former federal agent -- crosses paths with a drug kingpin's enforcer after he saves a woman from danger.
Style: surprise ending, rough, suspense, suspenseful, neo noir
Plot: aikido, martial arts, brutality, betrayal, rescue, chase, violence, murder, police detective, death, security guard, tough guy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 10K
Final Score (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a stadium is seized by a group of heavily armed criminals during a major sporting event, an ex-soldier must use all his military skills to save the 35,000 capacity crowd, one of which is the daughter of his fallen comrade.
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: one against many, terrorism, unlikely hero, survival, haunted by the past, race against time, courage, dark past, hostage, fake identity, murder, russian ...
Time: 90s, year 1999, 1990s, 2010s
Place: tower bridge london, russia, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 5.2
 342
Lion Strike (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Johnny Wu becomes involved in a global Mafia arms cartel when they kidnap his son Bobby. The cartel, made-up of underworld leaders from around the world, become aware that he stumbled onto valuable information on a computer disk he possesses. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, master warrior, one man army, gangsters, heroes, kidnapping, martial arts, murder, hitman, on the run, confined, undercover ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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 ⇓
50%
Earth and Blood (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A sawmill owner and his teenage daughter become tangled in a deadly feud when a drug dealer stashes stolen cocaine on their remote property.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, emotional, bloody ...
Plot: drug cartel, teenage daughter, danger, crime boss, escape, murder, chase, death, netflix, criminal, revenge, gunfight ...
Time: 2020s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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 ⇓
47%
 4.1
 275
Hangfire (1991)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a large group of escaped convicts take Ike Slayton, a Vietnam veteran's wife hostage, Slayton enlists the help of his old army friend in a furious search to find her, while a hard-nosed National Guardsman leads a platoon of solders ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic ...
Plot: kidnapping, small town, evacuation, heroes, danger, escape, profanity, hostage, fugitives, confined, save the day, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Nowhere to Hide (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marine officer Rob Cutter and his wife Barbara have a son named Johnny. Rob discovers that two newly delivered helicopters in his squadron have crashed because a defective part, a C-ring, has been made of a weaker, less expensive alloy. Before Rob ...
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, assassination, danger, hitman, murder, vengeance, dishonesty, army investigation, undercover, state affairs, conspiracy, military ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Angel Has Fallen (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Secret Service Agent Mike Banning is framed for the attempted assassination of the President and must evade his own agency and the FBI as he tries to uncover the real threat.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: secret service, terrorist, lone hero, fbi, president, white house, agent, assassination plot, manhunt, attempted murder, false accusation, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa, north carolina, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Condemned 2 (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former bounty hunter who finds himself on the run as part of a revamped Condemned tournament, in which convicts are forced to fight each other to the death as part of a game that's broadcast to the public.
Plot: martial arts, frame up, chase, betrayal, paranoia, deception, psychopath, murder, gambling, brutality, money, revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, Hong Kong, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: John Wick is forced out of retirement by a former associate looking to seize control of a shadowy international assassins’ guild. Bound by a blood oath to aid him, Wick travels to Rome and does battle against some of the world’s most dangerous ...
Style: suspense, tense, neo noir, bloody, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, lone hero, one against many, warrior, hand to hand combat, bounty hunter, dark hero, manhunt, gun, tough guy, bandit, assassin ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, rome italy, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: terrorist, cia, mentor, counter terrorism, recruit, terrorist plot, hand to hand combat, mole, government agent, revenge, mercenary, mission ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, turkey, london, romania, warsaw poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
 2K
Taffin (1988)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a small Irish town is terrorized by a corrupt business syndicate, a lone hero (Brosnan) wages an all out war.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, cult film, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: debt collector, small town, martial arts, fighting the system, one man army, heroes, conspiracy, irish, gangsters, state affairs, dishonesty, political conspiracy ...
Time: 80s
Place: ireland, europe, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.1
 5K
Close Range (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A rogue soldier turned outlaw is thrust into a relentless fight with a corrupt sheriff, his obedient deputies, and a dangerous drug cartel in order to protect his sister and her young daughter.
Style: tense, captivating, serious, exciting, neo noir
Plot: rescue, drug cartel, on the run, crime boss, revenge, pursuit, chase, crooked sheriff, corrupt cop, uncle niece relationship, husband wife relationship, niece ...
Time: 2010s
Place: arizona, texas, southern usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%