Movies like Legacy of Lies

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Legacy of Lies (2020)
 5.0
 3K
Legacy of Lies (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, UK, Poland, Ukraine, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ex-MI6 agent is thrown back into the world of espionage and high stakes to uncover the shocking truth about operations conducted by unknown secret services.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, suspenseful, harsh, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, secret, agent, violence, pursuit, chase, woman, revenge, fight, police, gunfight
Time: contemporary

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Most similar movies to Legacy of Lies

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, serious and realistic films with plots about crimes, chase, chases and races, rivalry, violence, revenge and deadly mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Legacy of Lies: Eliminators (2016), Deep Dark Canyon (2013), Enemies Closer (2013), Vendetta (2013), The Eliminator (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Eliminators (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A former US Federal Agent must abandon the witness protection program and come out of hiding when his London home is invaded in error due to a wrong address. When the event ends with multiple homicides, the news triggers those hunting him to send ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, brutal, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, revenge, hitman, widower, assassin, daughter, agent, rescue, police, police officer, father daughter relationship, manhunt ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Deep Dark Canyon (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bloom Towne is a small-town sheriff under the thumb of the well-established, deeply influential Mayor Dick Cavanaugh's family. When Bloom's two teenage sons, Nate and Skylar accidentally shoot and kill Dick during a deer-hunt, Bloom's ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: manhunt, chase, on the run, graphic violence, parents and children, small town, in the woods, crimes, revenge, murder, brother brother relationship, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Enemies Closer (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After a major shipment of drugs goes missing on the US-Canadian border, forest ranger and former Navy SEAL Henry is plunged into survival mode when the drug cartel forces him to help retrieve the downed package. Trapped in the wilderness with no ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, reluctant partners, partners, in the woods, survival, violence, danger, rivalry, betrayal, illegal drugs, drug smuggling, strong violent content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.8
 4K
Vendetta (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Special ops interrogation officer Jimmy Vickers (Danny Dyer) tracks down a gang who slaughtered his parents while at the same time avoiding being tracked down by his old unit and the cops. With police closing in and his old unit on his trail, he has ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vendetta, manhunt, track down, vigilantism, vengeance, deadly, crimes, rivalry, gang, violence spree, vigilante ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Eliminator (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Former LAPD cop, Dakota Varley, enters a power boat race seeking the prize of $250,000, but immediately discovers, first hand, that this race's risk matches the prize: one racer is killed, 3 others seriously injured in multiple action-packed ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, survival, heroes, one man army, chase, jungle, island, martial arts, rivalry, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Pound of Flesh (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In China to donate his kidney to his dying niece, former black-ops agent Deacon awakes the day before the operation to find he is the latest victim of organ theft. Stitched up and pissed-off, Deacon descends from his opulent hotel in search of his ...
Style: emotional, disturbing, suspenseful, harsh
Plot: hand to hand combat, violence, fistfight, martial arts, knife fight, chase, killings, kickboxing, kidney, uncle, jujitsu, fight ...
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52%
The Hard Corps (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An Army veteran assembles a team of bodyguards to protect a former boxer. Complications arise when the boxer suspects his sister may be romantically involved with the bodyguard.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, one man army, athlete's life, crimes, bodyguard, vengeance, gang, rivalry, one against many, tough heroes, corrupt cop ...
Time: contemporary
Place: afghanistan, iraq, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Ninja: Shadow of a Tear (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Thailand, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fight everyone and trust no one: it's the code of survival practiced by martial-arts master Casey Bowman after his life of domestic bliss is shattered by a savage act of violence. Vowing revenge, the fearless American stealthily tracks the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, martial arts, ninjitsu, kung fu, mortal combat, master warrior, murder, violence spree, revenge, katana, drug lord, fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia, burma
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 4.7
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Bloodmatch (1991)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brick Bardo is on a mission to find out which one of the world's greatest kickboxers killed his brother. Five years ago, one of the four champs was fixing fights and set up his brother in the fight that took his life. Now Bardo must take on the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, fight, revenge, adventure, frame up, vengeance, heroic mission, murder, righting the wronged, heroes, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 18K
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, suspense, tense, tricky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, corruption, murder, manhunt, deception, disguise, witness protection, assassination, gangsters, mission of murder, frame up, on the run ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.9
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Vehicle 19 (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A parolee (Paul Walker) becomes the target of a massive police manhunt after inadvertently picking up a rental car with a female whistleblower tied up in the trunk. Now, as the police attempt to silence the woman before she can testify about the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, car chase, hostage, chase, on the run, woman in danger, mistaken identity, dishonesty, law enforcement, hostages, dirty cop, pursuit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
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Pressure (2002)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: "Pressure" follows two med students who must struggle to survive after an unusual shooting incident catapults them into a world of trouble...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, dishonesty, chases and races, law enforcement, deadly, tough law enforcer, police corruption, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, bar, cheerleader, manhunt, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 6K
Most Wanted (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sgt. James Dunn, who is wrongly accused of assassination of the officer he had a row with, is saved from death row and recruited for top-secret special operations squad led by Lt. Col Grant Casey. Their mission is to neutralize criminals who had ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, on the run, chase, manhunt, political conspiracy, assassination, false accusation, death row, top secret, crimes, betrayal, investigation ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Assassin's Bullet (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In Assassin's Bullet, Slater plays Robert Diggs, a black ops agent who comes to work for Ambassador Ashdown (Hunger Games star Donald Sutherland), tracking down a vigilante assassin in Eastern Europe. The maverick hit(wo)man has been taking out ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, danger, track down, deadly, chase, crimes, femme fatale, foot chase, spy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, government agent, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: bulgaria, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.7
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The Lookout (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A major police operation to take down a notorious gang of bank robbers goes horribly wrong when a rooftop sniper opens fire, killing several police officers and causing an explosive distraction in which the robbers make their getaway. Commissioner ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, manhunt, police detective, rivalry, track down, heist, crimes, deadly, chase, sniper, escapades, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.6
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Catch .44 (2011)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The lives of three female assassins take a sudden turn when their charming boss lures them into one last job. They soon find themselves thrust into a bizarre situation involving a psychotic hit man, a grizzled trucker and a delusional line cook.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, woman in danger, crime, crimes, deadly, hitman, murder, police officer, gunfight, tough girl, danger, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.8
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Paintball (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Eight strangers engaged in an intense game of experts-only paintball find their friendly game taking a terrifying turn when one member of the team begins playing by a different set of rules. It started as a remote raw battle of wits and wiles set ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: contests and competitions, survival, danger, escapades, wilderness, manhunt, sniper, profanity, graphic violence, rivalry, chases and races, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.8
 3K
Heatstroke (2013)
Genre: Action, 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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, pursuit, woman in danger, desert, wilderness, deadly, on the run, murder, manhunt, death of father, chase, stranded in the desert ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Lost in Plainview (2005)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, exciting, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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Road to Juarez (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An American ex-con with Mexican underworld ties ensnares a pair of young misfits into a dangerous heist in Mexico. Inspired by true events.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, gang, buddies, crime gone awry, danger, cons and scams, chase, desert, dishonesty, crimes, graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mexico, new mexico
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42%
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Cold Steel (1987)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Detective Johnny Modine gets his Christmas celebration spoiled with news of his father's death, which seems the work of psychopathic junkies ...
Style: rough, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, psychopath, investigation, police detective, crimes, rivalry, femme fatale, deadly, ex cop, vengeance, christmas eve, car chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.7
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The Stranger (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Pro wrestling legend Steve Austin stars as a man with no name, no memory and absolutely nothing left to lose. But when he finds himself hunted by both the FBI and the Russian mob, this amnesiac decides to fight back. Pursuit cannot stop him. Torture ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic
Plot: one man army, investigation, law enforcement, crimes, track down, danger, dishonesty, life is a bitch, violence, hand to hand combat, fistfight, murder of family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle washington, seattle
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41%
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Red Line (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A car thief is seen stealing, and is blackmailed into stealing more cars for someone else's profit.
Style: rough, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, chase, crime gone awry, gangsters, partners, danger, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, gang, law enforcement, crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 6.2
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The Escapist (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Denis Hopkins, a pilot, lives with his pregnant wife Valerie and has a comfortable lifestyle. When a gang of criminals led by the sadistic Ricky Barnes breaks into his home, he offers whatever the criminals want to protect his wife and unborn child, ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, violence spree, confined, vengeance, deadly, gang, heroes, crimes, criminal heroes, haunted by the past, murder, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Hollow Point (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When his wife and daughter are senselessly murdered, a grieving man finds himself caught up in a war between a group of charismatic vigilantes and the crime that infests their city.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, crimes, danger, violence, murder, brutality, chase, organized crime, society, dishonesty, drugged drink, jail ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Way of War (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paramilitary operative David Wolfe stumbles upon an international conspiracy connecting presidential cabinet members to a Middle Eastern terrorist plot. Wanting to expose the truth, Wolfe defies orders and returns to the US as an army of one ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, revenge plot, political corruption, political conspiracy, terrorism, danger, assassination, state affairs, political intrigue, military, government agency, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Art of War II: Betrayal (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Agent Neil Shaw is called out of retirement and finds himself in the midst of a plot to assassinate several leading Senators with himself set-up to take the rap for a recent killing
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, heroes, assassination, on the run, murder, conspiracy, secret agents, protagonist as suspect, undercover, rivalry, espionage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.9
 2K
The Heavy (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sibling rivalry turned into betrayal between two brothers. One a prime candidate for Prime Minister, the other a henchman for a successful, yet shady businessman. Presented with an opportunity to take revenge against his brother, our anti-hero must ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, gangsters, betrayal, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, dishonesty, sibling rivalry, violence, rivalry, crime, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Today You Die (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former thief who is trying to go straight seeks vengeance on those who framed him.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, betrayal, prison, criminal heroes, frame up, crime, dishonesty, crimes, manhunt, heist, heroes, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.1
 3K
Gun Shy (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mega-platinum, aging rock star's supermodel wife is abducted by pirates while vacationing in Chile.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, chase, rock star, macho man, save the day, brutality, husband wife relationship, violence, travel, male protagonist, trip, desire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%