Movies like Saigon Eclipse

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Saigon Eclipse (2007)
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Saigon Eclipse (2007)
Original name: Sài Gòn Nhật Thực
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Vietnam
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Saigon Eclipse is inspired by the "Story of Kieu", the classic Vietnamese epic poem written by Nguyen Du in the early 19th century. Our story revisits and updates the poem's principal themes of filial devotion, redemption and woman's submission; themes structuring Asian feudal society.
Style: neo noir, exciting, tense, sentimental, serious, realistic, emotional
Audience: date night
Plot: heroes, true love, woman in danger, romance, crimes, destiny, love and romance, impossible love, young lovers, family problems, lovers on the run, strong female presence, beauty, sacrifice, eclipse, chases and races, film within a film, crime
Place: vietnam, asia, saigon

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The Rebel (2007)
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Duration: 103 min.
Story: 1920s. Vietnam under colonial French ruling. Anti-French rebellions emerge all over the country to disrupt the foreign occupiers. In respond, the colonialist employed units of Vietnamese agents to track and destroy these rebels. The film follows the ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, touching, suspenseful
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Time: 1920s
Place: vietnam, asia
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I Am a Red Man (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Indran suffers from narcolepsy, a sleep disorder that makes him fall asleep at the slightest excitement. He meets Meera and they fall in love but one night, they are attacked by unknown persons. Indran panics and goes into sleep, while Meera is ...
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Comes a Bright Day (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A romantic thriller set during the armed robbery of one of London’s most exclusive jewellers. Sometimes funny, often dark, always captivating and never what you expect.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, twists and turns, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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Blackhats (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: "blackhats" is about a reformed, hot-tempered bounty hunter, whom, finds his new harmonious life as a Fugitive Recovery Agent threatened, when he must track down a group of cyber hackers before they are assassinated by a rival bounty ...
Style: serious, tense, exciting, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, going straight, rivalry, crimes, track down, assassination attempt, chase, starting over, uninhibited rivalry, hacker, bail bondsman, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, atlanta georgia
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Electric Slide (2014)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A heightened homage to the City of Angels, Electric Slide riffs on the real-life story of Eddie Dodson, the notorious "Gentleman Bank Robber." With a debonair sophistication and a serious talent for flirt, Dodson managed to lure money from ...
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Roy (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A love triangle revolving around the lives of a filmmaker, a thief and their mutual love interest.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
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The Perfect Sleep (2009)
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Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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David (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: The story is about two Davids living in different parts of India whose lives eventually come together in a twist of events., who are about to take a step which is going to change their lives forever.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, captivating, stylized ...
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52%
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The Box (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An ex-con tries to go straight but also wants to get back money he's owed for the job that put him in prison. He meets a waitress who's also seen her share of trouble and they start up a tenuous relationship. Then there's a murder and ...
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
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Eklavya: The Royal Guard (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: As the kingdom of Devigarh comes apart at the seams, an aging bodyguard attempts to protect the Royal Family, as well as keep its darkest secrets from ever coming to light.
Style: realistic, exciting, sentimental, stylized, serious ...
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Hamilton 2: But Not If It Concerns Your Daughter (2012)
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Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Swedish intelligence officer Carl Hamilton's 7-year-old goddaughter Nathalie is kidnapped. When the kidnapping's underlying motive becomes known, the Swedish authorities assume a passive role, forcing Hamilton to action. With the help of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting, captivating ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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Escape Under Pressure (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A luxury cruise liner is requisitioned by the Greek government in an attempt to give safe passage to national treasures worth millions of pounds. The liner is attacked by an art collector who finds out about the plan. During the hijack the liner ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
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Transparency (2010)
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Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Five years ago David's life came undone when his young daughter fell victim to a brutal attack. The subsequent emotional fallout cost him his marriage and his job. Handicapped by guilt and anguish David abandoned his past and alienated himself. ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, captivating, suspense ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Duration: 122 min.
Story: Tae-soo tries to steal from a gang. The gang catches Tae-Soo's brother, Tae-Jin, instead. The incident causes the brothers to separate. Tae-Soo becomes a mob fixer and an assassin. Tae-Jin becomes a police detective. When a call brings the ...
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39%
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Secret Sharer (2014)
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Story: On a rusting cargo ship in the South China Sea, it's the young Polish captain's first command. His mutinous Chinese crew suspect him and his unscrupulous Boss of planning to scuttle the ship for an insurance scam. When the crew abandon ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, stylized
Audience: date night
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39%
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39%
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Ablaze (2001)
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Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
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Bombay Velvet (2015)
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Kidnap (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India, China
Duration: 135 min.
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Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ruckus (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
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37%
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Back to Even (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: tense, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
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Time: 90s
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 5.0
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Icarus (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
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Country: India
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Style: emotional, realistic, serious, tense, captivating ...
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Place: india, asia
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Double Attack (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: A young man and his lookalike team up to fight injustice and settle their personal scores with the evildoers.
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, heroes, mistaken identity, romance, love and romance, crimes, dishonesty, fall in love, political corruption, disorder, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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35%
Prison Break: The Final Break (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The movie covers the events which occurred in between the downfall of The Company and the finale of the series. It details the arrest and incarceration of Sara Tancredi, the final escape plan which Michael devises for Sara. It also reveals the ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida, israel, new jersey, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Assassin Next Door (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Israel, France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In an old apartment building on the wrong side of the tracks, two women, unknown to each other, live across the hall on the second floor. Galia is an assassin involved against her will with the local sex-traffic mafia. All she wants is to reunite ...
Style: serious, bleak, rough, realistic, tense ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Aegis (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The Isokaze, an Aegis-class escort vessel, sets sail on a routine training exercise, playing host to a platoon from the Fleet Training Group. No sooner is the Isokaze on open water, however, then the FTG reveal themselves to be terrorist stowaways ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, terrorism, heroes, crimes, save the day, ship, battleship, hijacking, soldier, confined, navy, national security ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s
Place: asia, japan, tokyo, north korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%