Movies like Braven

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Braven (2018)
 6.1
 20K
Braven (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A logger defends his family from a group of dangerous drug runners.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, scenic
Plot: family in danger, drug dealer, log cabin, cocaine, wilderness, danger, plot twist, home invasion, child in peril, fight to the death, mercilessness, murder, track down, gun shooting, survival, brutality, trap, archery, father daughter relationship, family man

Most similar movies to Braven

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about danger, murder, crimes, deadly, rivalry, violence and heroes mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Braven: Kidnap (2017), Instant Justice (1986), Black Water (2018), Bullies (1986), The Revenant (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 27K
Kidnap (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A mother (in her Minivan) stops at nothing to recover her kidnapped son.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: kidnapping, abduction, rescue, female protagonist, car chase, danger, single mother, determination, track down, strong female lead, child in peril, perseverance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Instant Justice (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Gibraltar
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Scott is a US Marine who travels Spain to see his sister Kim, after many years of separation. But she is dead, and there is nothing else to arrive him. Alone in the Madrid's streets, Scott will search for the killers, will try to reveal the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: murder, death of sister, revenge, vengeance, crimes, deadly, crime, rivalry, prostitute, rescue, vigilantism, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 4.6
 2K
Black Water (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
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: exciting, captivating, serious, suspense, tense
Plot: martial arts, violence, submarine, cia, murder, danger, dishonesty, brutality, blood, betrayal
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.4
 370
Bullies (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the peaceful Morris family move to a small town and buy the town grocery store, they run afoul of the Cullen family. The Cullen's have been bullying the town's folk for years, and now they are harassing the Morris family every chance ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, murder, farm, forest, rape, sadism, torture, violence, revenge, burned alive, vengeance, in the woods ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Movie in collections
 8.0
 588K
The Revenant (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, violence, revenge, betrayal, vengeance, native american, manhunt, native americans, old west, greed, snow ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.6
 735
The Alien Girl (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 1990s. Gangster Kiev. A team of four men is assigned to deliver a girl from Prague, nicknamed "The Stranger." As the sister of a recently arrested criminal called Babai, her testimony could damage some important people.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, love, betrayal, murder, brutality, kidnapping, mafia, crime, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, russia, eastern europe, ukraine, czech republic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Burning Bright (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After her lousy stepfather steals her savings to buy a vicious tiger, Kelly loses all hope of going to college. But Kelly's situation worsens when a hurricane leaves her and her autistic brother boarded up in their house with the man-eating ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: danger, tiger, trapped, autism, dangerous animal, survival, deadly, social misfits, animal attack, blood, panic, home invasion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.9
 386
Fighting Mad (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An evil corporation tries to pressure a bunch of Arkansas farmers and ranchers to sell their land so they can strip-mine it for coal. The fiercely proud and stubborn Hunter family refuse to give in. This leads to a bitter conflict that results in ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, revenge, murder, corruption, farmer, bow and arrow, vigilante, vigilantism, good versus evil, self defense, soldier, vietnam war ...
Place: arkansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 8K
Breaking In (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Shaun Russell takes her son and daughter on a weekend getaway to her late father's secluded, high-tech vacation home in the countryside. The family soon gets an unwelcome surprise when four men break into the house to find hidden money. After ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: home invasion, protective parent, mother, hostage, danger, heist, crimes, heist gone wrong, murder, security system, black people, overalls ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.3
 15K
The Yellow Sea (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea, USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The region where the borders of North Korea, China, and Russia come together, forms a sort of modern day wild west, where more than half of the population relies on illegal activity in order to survive. In Yanbian, on the Chinese side of the border, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, murder, crime, gangsters, life is a bitch, stabbing, on the run, chases and races, danger, gory, brutality, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Liberty Stands Still (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As the heir and current marketing director for one of the nation's biggest gun manufacturers, Liberty Wallace is indifferent to the atrocities made possible through her business and her CEO husband, Victor. On her way to see her actor lover, ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: laser, crimes, danger, vengeance, deadly, politics, dishonesty, love and romance, rivalry, couples, family problems, hostages ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Fists of Bruce Lee (1978)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fighters ally with each other and fight for no apparent reason. The plot is meaningless, just a vehicle to see fight scenes.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, crimes, adventure, rivalry, drug dealing, survival, fall in love, drug abuse, kidnapping, working undercover, battles, righting the wronged ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.8
 3K
Heatstroke (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On a family trip in the African desert, a research scientist unintentionally travels off course and is brutally murdered by an arms dealer. His girlfriend is put to the ultimate survival test as she attempts to evade the killers and protect his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, survival, wilderness, woman in danger, on the run, murder, chases and races, danger, deadly, crimes, escapades, off the road ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 3.7
 224
Hourglass (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A business executive gets mixed up with a killer female and her lesbian roommate, who plot to take over his fashion business.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexual, erotic
Plot: murder, fashion, femme fatale, manipulations, dangerous attraction, police investigation, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, destructive relationship, danger, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.8
 223K
The Grey (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An oil drilling team struggles to survive after a plane crash strands them in the wilds of Alaska. Hunting them is a pack of wolves that sees them as intruders.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, exciting, bad ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, dangerous animal, isolation, wilderness, death, stranded, wolf, male camaraderie, eaten alive, forces of nature, danger, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Eye of the Tiger (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Buck (Gary Busey) is a Vietnam vet, recently released from prison. He returns home to discover the town being terrorized by a vicious motorcycle gang. When the bikers murder his wife and traumatize his daughter, Buck and his friends arm themselves ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, motorcycle gang, revenge, machine gun, decapitation, fistfight, gunfight, martial arts, rocket launcher, small town, juvenile delinquency, going straight ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, florida, miami, usa, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Breed Apart (1984)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A conservationist and a widow meet a mountain climber hired to steal bald-eagle eggs.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: eagle, rock climbing, mysterious character, adventure, wilderness, isolation, environmentalism, heroic mission, animal life, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Rolling Vengeance (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A truck driver builds a special, eight-ton truck to help get revenge against the rednecks who killed his family and raped his girlfriend.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, revenge, murder, vengeance, crimes, revenge killing, rape and revenge, deadly, rivalry, gangsters, vigilantism, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
Iron Eagle IV (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: While Chappy Sinclair is saddled with a bunch of misfits and delinquents for his flight school, he turns to his protégé Doug Masters to assist him in rounding them into shape for an important competition. During their training, they stumble upon a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, terrorism, soldier, hotshot hero, juvenile delinquency, army investigation, daring rescue, save the day, political intrigue, tough heroes, crimes, danger ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Fire on the Amazon (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Peru
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When a well-known environmental researcher is murdered in the Amazon jungle, an arrogant photojournalist joins forces with a beautiful young activist to find out who is responsible. Along they way, they fall in love as they discover the men ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, jungle, deforestation, photographer, fire, sex, amazon, assassination, army investigation, adventure, investigation, wilderness ...
Time: 90s
Place: bolivia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.9
 440
Gale Force (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A new reality-style game show, "Treasure Hunt" has invited a cast of contestants, including a Los Angeles cop who's joined to try and make up for an earlier PR blunder, to a tropical island to hunt for a buried treasure worth ten ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: island, treasure hunt, hurricane, betrayal, adventure, tropical island, natural disaster, exotic island, tough heroes, crimes, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 359
Hit! (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A federal agent whose daughter dies of a heroin overdose is determined to destroy the drug ring that supplied her. He recruits various people whose lives have been torn apart by the drug trade and trains them. Then they all leave for France to track ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, drug dealing, revenge, daughter, investigation, vengeance, drug abuse, crime, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.3
 4K
211 (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Inspired by one of the longest and bloodiest real-life events in police history, Officer Mike Chandler and a young civilian passenger find themselves under-prepared and outgunned when fate puts them squarely in the crosshairs of a daring bank heist ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robbery, murder, police, gunfight, gunshot wound, life philosophy, crime, partners against crime, lone hero, justice, good versus evil, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 417
Undertow (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After his car breaks down, Jack seeks shelter, lost in a thunderstorm in a remote shack in the woods. He finds himself held at gunpoint by a deranged mountain man who lives there with his young wife. As the storm rages on, tension mounts in the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, thunderstorm, psychopath, family in danger, in the woods, danger, mountain, escape, shack, mentally unstable, fall in love, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Atlantis: End of a World, Birth of a Legend (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK, South Africa, Germany, USA, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tells the story of the greatest natural disaster of the ancient world, an event that experts believe inspired the legend of Atlantis.
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: atlantis, survival, adventure, forces of nature, legends and myths, danger, escapades, escape attempt, fishing, priestess, rock climbing, long haired male ...
Time: ancient history
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.0
 350
Armstrong (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Cold War has just heated up! CIA Agent Bob Taylor (Charles Napier) arrives in Moscow with his new wife Susan (Kimberley Kates) with a highly secret video tape of Russian missiles leaving an unknown base near Moscow under the cover of darkness. ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, one man army, secret agents, espionage, race against time, terrorism, hijacking, political conspiracy, political intrigue, working undercover, tough heroes, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.8
 2K
Commitment (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The son of a North Korean spy decides to follow in his father's footsteps to protect his little sister. After his father’s botched espionage mission, North Korean Myung-hoon and his young sister Hye-in are sent to a labor prison camp. In ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: motorcycle, assassin, bullying, espionage, danger, secret mission, murder, secret agent, high school, heroes, undercover, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seoul, asia, korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.6
 81
Crisis (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Alex reluctantly collects debts for the mob. Alex has led his brother Tony to believe that he is a shoe-salesman. However Alex's real talents will be desperately needed as the story unfolds. Tony has aligned himself with a group of mercenaries ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, hitman, crimes, hostages, master and servant, siblings relations, battles, chases and races, confined, danger, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Portraits of a Killer (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An attorney takes the lawyer/client relationship too seriously. She ends up falling for her client, a very charming photographer who has been charged with a multiple murder. She wants to believe he is innocent but she cannot deny her suspicions.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: murder, strong sexual content, dedicated lawyer, courtroom, dangerous attraction, woman in danger, crimes, danger, dishonesty, law enforcement, legal, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Chrome and Hot Leather (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Green Beret returns home from the Vietnam war to find that a gang of murderous bikers has killed his fiancee. He calls on several of his Green Beret buddies to come and help him take revenge on the gang.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: biker, green beret, revenge, gang, vengeance, apocalypse, murder, crime, tough heroes, crimes, rivalry, best friends ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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