Movies like Close

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Close (2019)
 5.6
 14K
Close (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A counter-terrorism expert takes a job protecting a young heiress. After an attempted kidnapping puts both of their lives in danger, they must flee.
Plot: bodyguard, heiress, kidnapping, counter terrorism, dog, car, violence, hotel, desert, tough girl, gun, ambulance, arab, elevator, female protagonist, chase, gunfight, helicopter, night, car chase, home invasion, murder, fish, funeral, underwater ...
Time: 2010s
Place: morocco

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about machine gun, chase, gunfight, violence, fistfight, pistol and murder mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Close: Chain of Command (1994), Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016), Bright (2017), American Assassin (2017), The Eleventh Hour (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: american flag, death, escape, stabbed in the chest, brutality, security camera, murder, fire, faked death, man with glasses, saxophone, seduction ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Jack Reacher must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name. On the run as a fugitive from the law, Reacher uncovers a potential secret from his past that could change his life forever.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, entertaining, intense, exciting ...
Plot: opium, drug smuggling, false accusation of murder, false accusations, conspiracy, chase, corruption, assassination, military, assassin, revenge, gunfight ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, alabama, afghanistan, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 6.4
 145K
Bright (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In an alternate present-day where magical creatures live among us, two L.A. cops become embroiled in a prophesied turf battle.
Style: light, dark, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: police, magic, resurrection, buddy cop, corrupt cop, urban fantasy, magical, bomb, gang, federal bureau of investigation, magic wand, threatened with a knife ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
American Assassin (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 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: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: revenge, terrorist, mentor, recruit, counter terrorism, terrorist plot, terrorism, one man army, cia, nuclear war, spy hero, bomb ...
Time: 2010s
Place: romania, istanbul turkey, rome italy, warsaw poland, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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: suspense
Plot: violence, navy seal, vendetta, running, one man army, mixed martial arts, brawl, martial arts, disarming someone, city, hand to hand combat, one against many ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.2
 23K
Unlocked (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Switzerland, UK, USA
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, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending
Plot: rogue agent, cia, biohazard, spy mission, timebomb, terrorism, spy, betrayal, cia agent, female warrior, tough girl, surveillance ...
Time: year 2012, 2010s
Place: paris france, moscow russia, tower bridge london, big ben london, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 3.4
 224
The Blood Bond (2011)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a war-torn Asian land, peace lies in the hands of the Bagwun, a revered religious leader. When he is wounded in an assassination attempt, his sworn protector, Deva, sets out on a dangerous journey to find the one man who can provide the rare ...
Plot: bartender, hospital, shot to death, hostage, held at gunpoint, knife, gore, head bashed in, stabbed in the stomach, strangulation, corpse, captain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.8
 3K
Stratton (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A British Special Boat Service commando tracks down an international terrorist cell.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: british, terrorist, commando, shot to death, binoculars, held at gunpoint, photograph, electrocution, suicide, police car, knife, falling from height ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ukraine, iran, big ben london, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: tied to a chair, cell phone, beating, blood splatter, axe, explosion, rifle, sheriff, machine gun, battle, survival, shot to death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Live Free or Die Hard (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: John McClane is back and badder than ever, and this time he's working for Homeland Security. He calls on the services of a young hacker in his bid to stop a ring of Internet terrorists intent on taking control of America's computer ...
Style: exciting, suspense, semi serious, twists and turns, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: fbi, terrorism, hacker, car chase, explosion, surveillance, violence, bomb, one man army, chaos, hostage, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, washington d.c., california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 3.8
 4K
Submerged (2005)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Chris Kody, imprisoned member of the US military, is released from prison and reunited with his old team in order to pursue a renegade scientist. The catch, the scientist has developed mind control technology that can make even your friends into ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, rescue, undercover, soldier, martial arts, espionage, government agency, underwater, rivalry, danger, save the day, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Black Moon Rising (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An FBI free-lancer stashes a stolen Las Vegas-crime tape in a high-tech car stolen by someone else.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, heist, investigation, one man army, revenge, fbi, assassin, mixed martial arts, violence, gun, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.6
 28K
Hunter Killer (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: An untested American submarine captain teams with U.S. Navy SEALs to rescue the Russian president, who has been kidnapped by a rogue general.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, u.s. navy, save the day, danger, murder, violence, death, kidnapping, race against time, drone, sniper, russian army ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: scottish highlands, washington d.c., pentagon, battleship, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.4
 126K
The Last Stand (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ray Owens is sheriff of the quiet US border town of Sommerton Junction after leaving the LAPD following a bungled operation. Following his escape from the FBI, a notorious drug baron, his gang, and a hostage are heading toward Sommerton Junction ...
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, small town, hostage, fbi, drug lord, prisoner, escape, sheriff, machine gun, convoy, tough law enforcer, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa, arizona, las vegas, california, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.1
 734
Striking Range (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When millionaire businessman Ted Billings (Glenn Morshower) double-crosses his partners in a weapons deal, he decides to hire some protection. Billings enlists Eugene "Vash" Vasher (Lou Diamond Phillips) a mercenary-for-hire and soon, Vash ...
Style: realistic, serious, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: betrayal, chase, adventure, crimes, chases and races, arms dealing, disease, commando, fistfight, gunfight, blood, pistol ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.4
 10K
Overdrive (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Master car thieves square off against French gangsters in the South of France with money, women and lives all on the line.
Style: captivating, tense, surprise ending, suspense, humorous
Plot: violence, criminal, rescue, foot chase, car chase, revenge, murder, betrayal, brutality, crime boss, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, anti hero ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france, france, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.3
 326
Born of War (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Jordan, Cyprus
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Mina, a young college student, has her life ripped away after her family is killed. When she finds out their murder was part of a botched kidnapping to return her to her real father—a terrorist in the middle east.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: murder, terrorism, false accusation, kidnapping, secret service, gun, oil, vengeance, heroes, love affair, deadly, leadership ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: middle east, canada, cyprus, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Detonator II: Night Watch (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Croatia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: UN agents Mike Graham and Sabrina Carver are sent by their director Nick Caldwell to investigate the theft of Rembrandt's painting, "The Night Watch". The trail takes them from Amsterdam to Hong Kong and involves them in not only art ...
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forgery, investigation, espionage, undercover, painting, art theft, rivalry, heist, partners, crimes, danger, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, europe, asia, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 6.6
 188K
Jason Bourne (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China
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, intense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: cia, chase, rogue agent, amnesia, assassin, espionage, surveillance, betrayal, survival, cia agent, danger, martial arts ...
Time: 1990s, 2010s, 2000s
Place: las vegas, greece, usa, athens greece, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Taking of Beverly Hills (1991)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A chemical spill has caused the occupants of Beverly Hills to be forcibly evacuated. A retiring football player left behind, finds that the toxic gas emulating from the spill is a bogus front for a heist set up by fired police officers out to ...
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, danger, race against time, heist, one man army, evacuation, chase, car chase, toxic, righting the wronged, sport team, vigilantism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: beverly hills, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
London Has Fallen (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In London for the Prime Minister's funeral, Mike Banning discovers a plot to assassinate all the attending world leaders.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, intense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist attack, danger, assassination, save the day, heroes, secret service, president, surveillance, conspiracy, hostage, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, london, nevada, scotland yard, pakistan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.6
 25K
Sleepless (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, 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, surprise ending, remake of french film
Plot: organized crime, police corruption, kidnapping, robbery, undercover cop, death, cell phone, van, beaten to death, electrocution, stabbed in the throat, hospital ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.7
 16K
F/X (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A movies special effects man is hired by a government agency to help stage the assassination of a well known gangster. When the agency double cross him, he uses his special effects to trap the gangster and the corrupt agents.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, clever, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, murder, corruption, car chase, assassin, witness protection, stuntman, police, disguise, violence, deception, gunfight ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 196
Open Fire (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mercenaries leads from Kruger seize an entire city, and one man sets out to stop them.
Plot: terrorist, gunfight, fistfight, ak 47, karate, beretta, police officer, blood, pistol, karate chop, karate kick, terrorist plot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 2K
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: realistic, rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, manhunt, survival, chase, martial arts, exploding body, rapist, violence, swamp, gunfight, fistfight, exploding helicopter ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 163K
Taken 3 (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Spain, UK, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Ex-government operative Bryan Mills finds his life is shattered when he's falsely accused of a murder that hits close to home. As he's pursued by a savvy police inspector, Mills employs his particular set of skills to track the real killer ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, murder, on the run, kidnapping, revenge, framed for murder, chase, crimes, protagonist as suspect, parents and children, family relations, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, europe, california, usa, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.6
 16K
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, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, partners, forced into action, daring rescue, crime, confined, crimes, drugs/alcohol, danger, justice, missing, missing daughter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.8
 2K
Skyscraper (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A helicopter charter turns deadly when the pilot finds that she is on a building held by terrorists. It is up to her and her husband to save the hostages.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, skyscraper, escapades, crimes, cons and scams, chases and races, hostages, adventure, confined, good versus evil, heroes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.3
 165
Forced to Kill (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A repo man tries to deliver a repossessed Jaguar. He's captured by a bizarre family, straight out of the backwoods, who force him to fight in an illegal, bare-fist tournament run by an insane sheriff.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, chase, one man army, martial arts, master warrior, contests and competitions, escapades, rivalry, heroes, track down, deadly, adventure ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.1
 310K
Die Hard 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: John McClane is an off-duty cop gripped with a feeling of déjà vu when on a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capital, terrorists seize a major international airport, holding thousands of holiday travelers hostage. Renegade military ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: christmas, terrorism, lone hero, airport, gunfight, save the day, danger, chase, airplane, one man army, master criminal, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, washington d.c., california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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