Movies like Polar

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Polar (2019)
 6.3
 51K
Polar (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When a retiring assassin realizes that he is the target of a hit, he winds up back in the game going head to head with a gang of younger, ruthless killers.
Plot: hitman, assassin, isolated house, dog, car, hotel, female nudity, sex scene, torture, physician, gun, old man, bird, female assassin, owl, villain, doctor, lake, helicopter, mansion, accountant, night, swimming pool, funeral, naked man ...
Place: chile, montana, seattle washington, austin texas

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and surprise ending films with plots about murder, violence, hitman, pistol, assassin, chase and death mostly in Action, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Polar: Pistol Whipped (2008), Hitman (2007), I Am Wrath (2016), One in the Chamber (2012), The Hunter's Prayer (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Pistol Whipped (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Steven Seagal stars in this gritty, no-holds barred action film as an elite ex-cop with a gambling problem and a mountain of debt. When a mysterious man offers to clear his debts in exchange for the assassination of the city's most notorious ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, murder, hitman, old man, debt, money, redemption, introspection, crimes, life is a bitch, down on your luck, downfall ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 153K
Hitman (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The best-selling videogame, Hitman, roars to life with both barrels blazing in this hardcore action-thriller starring Timothy Olyphant. A genetically engineered assassin with deadly aim, known only as "Agent 47" eliminates strategic ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, sniper, one man army, danger, interpol, cia, fist fighting, assassination, chases and races, swat, funeral, killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, europe, soviet union, istanbul turkey, nigeria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.4
 11K
I Am Wrath (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, 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: surprise ending
Plot: murder, revenge, violence, police corruption, corrupt politician, fire, gun, security guard, gunshot, mixed martial arts, stabbed to death, bullet ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
One in the Chamber (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A seasoned assassin plays both sides in a Russian gang war and becomes the target of an unknown enemy.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, hitman, crimes, violence spree, chases and races, drugs/alcohol, criminal heroes, deadly, danger, bullet, uzi, home invasion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: prague, europe, prague czech republic, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Hunter's Prayer (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, Germany
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, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: escape, survival, assassin, tough guy, betrayal, teenage girl, planned murder, innocent person killed, one against many, corruption, murder, loss of father ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france, switzerland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Assassination Games (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Brazil is a contract killer, willing to take any job if the price is right. Flint left the assassin game when a ruthless drug dealer’s brutal attack left his wife in a coma. When a contract is put out on the same coldblooded drug dealer, both ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti hero, assassination, hitman, fight, unlikely partners, crimes, corrupt law enforcer, danger, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, organized crime, dark hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ukraine, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Yakuza Torture History - Lynching (1969)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film is divided into three parts - the first two taking place in feudal Japan, the last segment being more "modern" and set in the late 1960's. All three deal with those that have broken the Yakuza code, and their subsequent ...
Plot: yakuza, stabbed in the eye, sword, evil, trap, police officer, car, sword fight, extortion, helicopter, duel, car chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Point of No Return (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Hardened criminal Maggie Hayward's consistent violence, even in police custody, ends in the execution chamber. However, top-secret US government agent 'Bob' arranges a staged death, so Maggie can be elaborately trained as a phantom ...
Style: exciting, realistic, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lethal injection, hitman, assassin, murder, female killer, martial arts, espionage, assassination, haunted by the past, addiction, danger, crimes ...
Time: future
Place: california, italy, usa, venice, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 9K
Until Death (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Bulgaria, Germany, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Van Damme plays a dirty cop who is hooked on heroin, and everyone dislikes him. Because of an accident he is put into a coma, and comes out of it a better person. He wakes up wanting to put things right.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, surprise ending ...
Plot: coma, redemption, heroin, kidnapping, pregnancy, vengeance, good versus evil, infidelity, addiction, life is a bitch, crimes, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, year 2006, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Asian Connection (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two American expatriates, Jack and Sam, unwittingly steal a drug lord's money when they rob a series of banks in Southeast Asia and become the target of the gang's vengeance.
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: bank robber, drug lord, vengeance, expatriate, explosion, machine gun, beach, robbery, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, waitress, hostage, neo noir ...
Place: cambodia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.3
 422K
John Wick (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ex-hitman John Wick comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, one man army, gangsters, criminal's revenge, dark hero, righteous rage, russian mafia, murder, violence spree, crimes, widower ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.8
 1K
Rain Fall (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A hit man looks to protect the daughter of one of his victims against CIA assassins.
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crime, crimes, chases and races, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, tough heroes, rivalry, danger, police officer, brawl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, japan, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 35K
The Gunman (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, 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, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassin, betrayal, hitman, on the run, chase, espionage, chases and races, agent as target, off the grid, undercover, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: europe, africa, barcelona spain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An African-American Mafia hit man who models himself after the samurai of old finds himself targeted for death by the mob.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, tense, offbeat, atmospheric ...
Plot: mafia, hitman, lone wolves, racial slur, code, loner, african american, friendship, loneliness, wisdom of life, organized crime, hip hop ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york, japan, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.3
 229K
The Accountant (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, intense, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: autism, accountant, survival, organized crime, lone hero, criminal, mentor, dark hero, investigation, mathematics, hitman, money laundering ...
Time: 2000s, year 1989, year 2006
Place: washington d.c., germany, new hampshire, illinois, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 11K
The Mechanic (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Arthur Bishop is a veteran hit man who, owing to his penchant for making his targets' deaths seem like accidents, thinks himself an artist. It's made him very rich, but as he hits middle age, he's so depressed and lonely that he takes ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, sniper, friendship, map, lock pick, assassination, drug smuggling, gangsters, crime, danger, rivalry, apprentice ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: naples italy, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.2
 7K
Galveston (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a violent encounter with his boss' men, Roy finds a prostitute and sees something in her frightened, defiant eyes that prompts a fateful decision. He takes her with him as he flees to Galveston, an action as ill-advised as it is ...
Style: road movie
Plot: motel, hurricane, hitman, laundry, sex scene, storm, sea, illness, male objectification, revenge, singing, prostitute ...
Time: year 2008
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 92K
Run All Night (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Brooklyn mobster and prolific hit man Jimmy Conlon has seen better days. Longtime best friend of a mob boss, Jimmy is haunted by the sins of his past—as well as a dogged police detective who’s been one step behind Jimmy for 30 years. But when ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, intense ...
Plot: on the run, hitman, murder, revenge, manhunt, haunted by the past, gangsters, crime, parents and children, criminal heroes, father son relationship, gangster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, madison square garden manhattan new york city, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 11K
Crying Freeman (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A lethal assassin for a secret Chinese organisation, who sheds tears of regret each time he kills, is seen swiftly and mercilessly executing three Yakuza gangsters by a beautiful artist. She is captivated by the grace of his kill and later falls in ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful, microfilm ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, danger, murder, martial arts, artist, police investigation, fight, yakuza, crimes, rivalry, track down ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, usa, shanghai china, china, canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 141K
The Punisher (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When undercover FBI agent Frank Castle's wife and son are slaughtered, he becomes 'the Punisher' -- a ruthless vigilante willing to go to any length to avenge his family.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, funeral, tough law enforcer, vengeance, tragic hero, superhero, torment, rage, tough heroes, heroes, crimes, loss of child ...
Time: year 2003
Place: puerto rico, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.7
 55K
Sabotage (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In "Sabotage", Arnold Schwarzenegger leads an elite DEA task force that takes on the world's deadliest drug cartels. When the team successfully executes a high-stakes raid on a cartel safe house, they think their work is done - until, ...
Style: rough, exciting, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, vengeance, brutality, police investigation, strip club, swat team, drug addict, hostage, bribe, crime scene, drug cartel, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, usa, georgia, atlanta georgia, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 46K
Live by Night (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A story set in the Prohibition Era and centered around a group of individuals and their dealings in the world of organized crime.
Style: surprise ending, tragic ending, emotional, melancholic, bloody ...
Plot: prohibition, betrayal, organized crime, revenge, love, mafia, gangster, chase, death, vengeance, violence, car chase ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: florida, cuba, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.9
 7K
Proud Mary (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mary is a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: girls with guns, betrayal, loss of father, child abuse, deception, lipstick, murder, escape attempt, massacre, birthday, drugs, disguise ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 6K
Shadowboxer (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mikey and Rose are professional assassins. They are also lovers, and once upon a time Rose also knew Mikey's father. During an elaborate hit job for a malicious gangster, Rose fails to kill the main target, the gangster's pregnant ...
Style: gloomy, rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: hitman, female killer, pregnancy, terminal illness, neo noir, crimes, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, crime, family relations, haunted by the past, change of heart ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 99K
The Jackal (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Hired by a powerful member of the Russian mafia to avenge an FBI sting that left his brother dead, the perfectionist Jackal proves an elusive target for the men charged with the task of bringing him down: a deputy FBI boss and a former IRA terrorist.
Style: cynical, suspenseful, realistic, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination attempt, fbi, trap, kgb, cold war, chase, vengeance, hidden identity, crimes, lone wolves, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, montreal quebec canada, washington d.c., helsinki finland, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 131K
Smokin' Aces (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When a Las Vegas performer-turned-snitch named Buddy Israel decides to turn state's evidence and testify against the mob, it seems that a whole lot of people would like to make sure he's no longer breathing.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, intense, twist ending, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, fbi, sniper, disguise, mafia, organized crime, violence spree, group of criminals, torture, gangsters, presumed dead, faked death ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 2000s, 1950s
Place: nevada, usa, las vegas, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.5
 234
Maximum Force (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three renegade cops team up to take on the corrupt chief of police and a crime lords hatchet-man.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, chase, undercover, police detective, renegade, gangsters, partners, deadly, dishonesty, good versus evil, police corruption, against the odds ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 13K
6 Bullets (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An ex-mercenary known for finding missing children is hired by a mixed martial arts fighter whose daughter has been kidnapped.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, kidnapping, daring rescue, crime, tough heroes, missing child, crimes, organized crime, father son relationship, tough guy, martial arts, government agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.3
 108
Nowhere Land (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dean sees mafia boss Santelli whack an FBI infiltrator and is relocated to a remote cabin in the Sierras for protection. While Santelli's crew tries to locate him, Dean gets company from the beautiful Monica.
Plot: witness protection, shotgun, cabin, violence, fbi, sunglasses, blood spatter, baseball bat, urination, secret room, jumping through a window, mountain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Marine 4: Moving Target (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: WWE Superstar Mike "The Miz" Mizanin returns as Jake Carter where he is assigned to protect a whistleblower who wishes to expose a corrupt military defence contractor. However, the military hires a heavily armed team of mercenaries to kill ...
Plot: shooting, military, marine, neck breaking, knocked out, attack, ambush, walkie talkie, rescue, river, gunfight, assassin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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