Movies like Vanquish

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Vanquish (2021)
 2.8
 4K
Vanquish (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Victoria is a young mother trying to put her dark past as a Russian drug courier behind her, but retired cop Damon forces Victoria to do his bidding by holding her daughter hostage. Now, Victoria must use guns, guts and a motorcycle to take out a series of violent gangsters—or she may never see her child again.
Style: suspense, captivating, surprise ending, neo noir
Plot: murderer, tough girl, child abduction, police, abduction, ambush, torture, revenge, kidnapping, murder, criminal, crimes, blackmail, fighting crime, lynching, woman with a gun, criminal's revenge, prostitute, water, cocaine, cell phone, police officer killed, spy, hostage, kick-butt women ...
Time: 2020s

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Most similar movies to Vanquish

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, surprise ending, neo noir and exciting films with plots about gun, escape, blood splatter, shot in the head, blood, shot in the chest and shot to death mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Vanquish: Peppermint (2018), Operator (2015), The Doorman (2020), First Kill (2017), Fire with Fire (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 65K
Peppermint (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.
Style: exciting, brutal, rough, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: vigilante, female protagonist, revenge, corruption, justice, loss of child, murder, one woman army, revenge killing, police corruption, female vigilante, drug cartel ...
Time: year 2012, year 2017, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
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100%
 4.3
 2K
Operator (2015)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When the daughter of veteran 911 call center operator Pamela, and her estranged husband Jeremy, a Senior Police Officer, is kidnapped and held hostage, they are left desperate, with no choice but to follow the kidnapper's rules: send messages ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, psychological, captivating, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, police, hostage, chaos, haunted by the past, manipulation, criminal, redemption, betrayal, police officer, survival, child in peril ...
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.6
 7K
The Doorman (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A former Marine turned doorman at a luxury New York City high-rise must outsmart and battle a group of art thieves and their ruthless leader — while struggling to protect her sister's family. As the thieves become increasingly desperate and ...
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female protagonist, heroes, gang, rescue, criminal, fight, fistfight, combat, rehabilitation, friendship, crimes, infantry ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.0
 12K
First Kill (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A police chief tries to solve a kidnapping that involves a bank robber holding a young boy hostage.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, father son relationship, rescue, fight, betrayal, conspiracy, kidnapping, fear, police corruption, brutality, stolen money, murder ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.6
 27K
Fire with Fire (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A fireman takes an unexpected course of action when a man whom he's been ordered to testify against – after being held up at a local convenience store – threatens him.
Style: suspense, exciting, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, firefighter, murder, vigilantism, crimes, vengeance, revenge, vigilante, brutality, assassin, chase, hitman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: california, new orleans, usa, los angeles, phoenix arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 24K
Black and Blue (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exposure follows a rookie Detroit African-American female cop who stumbles upon corrupt officers who are murdering a drug dealer, an incident captured by her body cam. They pursue her through the night in an attempt to destroy the footage, but to ...
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, surprise ending, neo noir ...
Plot: corrupt cop, drug lord, ghetto, african american, betrayal, police, rookie, criminal gang, police corruption, organized crime, policewoman, murder ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.4
 15K
I Am Wrath (2016)
Genre: Action, 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: tense, suspense, exciting, bleak, surprise ending ...
Plot: revenge, murder, police corruption, brutality, violence, sociopath, paranoia, vigilantism, vengeance, gangsters, corrupt politician, hairdresser ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.6
 32K
Sleepless (2017)
Genre: Action, 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, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, tense ...
Plot: organized crime, undercover cop, kidnapping, tough cop, police corruption, rescue, police detective, race against time, father son relationship, brutality, mercilessness, car chase ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Gunpowder Milkshake (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In her turbulent life as a professional assassin, Sam has no choice but to go rogue to save the life of an innocent 8-year-old girl in the middle of the gang war she has unleashed.
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, tense, feminist film ...
Plot: female assassin, assassin, female protagonist, strong female lead, family in danger, female killer, mother daughter relationship, revenge, agent, criminal, murder, showdown ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.5
 16K
Momentum (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Alex, an infiltration expert with a secret past, accidentally reveals her identity during what should have been a routine heist, she quickly finds herself mixed up in a government conspiracy and entangled in a deadly game of cat-and-mouse with ...
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female assassin, female protagonist, tough girl, martial arts, heist, conspiracy, woman with a gun, assassin, robbery, female killer, brutality, regret ...
Place: washington d.c., cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.4
 57K
Live by Night (2016)
Genre: Action, 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: neo noir, stylized, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: organized crime, gangsters, prohibition, mafia, betrayal, revenge, chase, love, criminal, friendship, murder, police ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: florida, boston, massachusetts, miami, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
SAS: Red Notice (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An off-duty SAS soldier, Tom Buckingham, must thwart a terror attack on a train running through the Channel Tunnel. As the action escalates on the train, events transpire in the corridors of power that may make the difference as to whether ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: hostage, swat team, soldier, underground, terrorism, hostile takeover, special agents, hostage situation, runaway, ends with a wedding, sniper, commando mission ...
Time: 2020s
Place: georgia, london, england, english channel, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.6
 638
Black Cat Run (1998)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A girl is in love with a gas station attendant and sees him against her father's wishes. The father is the sheriff and shortly after a confrontation with the boy friend, he is killed by escaped convicts and the daughter is kidnapped. Everyone, ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, single father, gas station, car, race against time, chase, rescue, false accusation, desert, murder, kidnapping, mexican border ...
Time: 90s
Place: oklahoma, texas, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
S.W.A.T.: Under Siege (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a D.E.A. and S.W.A.T. cartel takedown ends in a shootout, S.W.A.T. Agent Travis Hall seizes a mysterious prisoner taking him into custody. Before long, the S.W.A.T. compound is under siege by wave-after-wave of assault teams attempting to ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, surprise ending ...
Plot: police, corrupt cop, survival, death of friend, swat team, chase, murder, police chase, violence, self mutilation, martial arts, spy ...
Time: 2010s
Place: seattle, washington state, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
 29K
Copshop (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: On the run from a lethal assassin, a wily con artist devises a scheme to hide out inside a small-town police station. However, when the hit man turns up at the precinct, an unsuspecting rookie cop finds herself caught in the crosshairs.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, tense ...
Plot: jail cell, con artists, gunfight, hitman, police, assassin, murder, small town, prison, rookie, arrest, policewoman ...
Time: future
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.7
 196K
Extraction (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Tyler Rake, a fearless mercenary who offers his services on the black market, embarks on a dangerous mission when he is hired to rescue the kidnapped son of a Mumbai crime lord…
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: mercenary, rescue mission, one against many, swat team, kidnapping, ex special forces, one man army, machismo, child abduction, death threat, jungle, tough guy ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: india, bangladesh, australia, mumbai india
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
 31K
The Protege (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Rescued as a child by the legendary assassin Moody and trained in the family business, Anna is the world’s most skilled contract killer. When Moody, the man who was like a father to her and taught her everything she needs to know about trust and ...
Style: suspense, captivating, realistic, tense, serious ...
Plot: female assassin, revenge, female killer, hitman, vengeance, spy, drone, assassin, murder, chase, female protagonist, female mercenary ...
Time: future, year 1991
Place: vietnam, london, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Code of Honor (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Colonel Robert Sikes is on a mission to rid his city of crime. As a stealthy, one-man assault team, he will take on street gangs, mobsters, and politicians with extreme prejudice until his mission is complete. His former protégé, William Porter, ...
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, rough, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: stripper, murder, brutality, ex special forces, aikido, sociopath, gangsters, fbi agent, chase, killer, strip club, torture ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 72K
Triple 9 (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: heist, bank robbery, betrayal, murder, police corruption, corrupt cop, violence, bag of money, crimes, strip club, organized crime, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: atlanta georgia, los angeles, boston, usa, tel aviv israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.2
 7K
SuperFly (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Career criminal Youngblood Priest wants out of the Atlanta drug scene, but as he ramps up sales, one little slip up threatens to bring the whole operation down before he can make his exit.
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, exciting, tense ...
Plot: money, police, driving, cocaine, african american, car chase, escape, nightclub, corruption, sex, deception, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s
Place: atlanta georgia, texas, hong kong, montenegro, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.6
 11K
Triple Threat (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Thailand, China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A crime syndicate places a hit on a billionaire's daughter, making her the target of an elite assassin squad. A small band of down-and-out mercenaries protects her, fighting tooth and nail to stop the assassins from reaching their target.
Style: intense, brutal, suspense, bloody, surprise ending
Plot: martial arts, fight, organized crime, police shootout, mercenary, police, captivity, hitman, mole, murder, chase, police station ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.3
 8K
Line of Duty (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frank Penny is a disgraced cop looking for a shot at redemption. When the police chief's 11-year-old daughter is abducted, Frank goes rogue to try and save her. But to find the girl, Frank will need the help of Ava Brooks, whose live-streaming ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, buddy comedy, psychotronic
Plot: police, police officer, investigation, friendship, heroes, kidnapping, police detective, brutality, undercover cop, heroism, murder, one man army ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Hard Target 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Forced into a deadly cat-and-mouse game, a disgraced mixed martial arts fighter is hunted through the jungles of Southeast Asia.
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, exciting, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle warfare, kickboxer, jungle, human prey, tough guy, soldier, rivalry, anger, paranoia, chase, death threat, martial artist ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, burma, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 4.4
 358
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: suspense, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: computer cracker, renegade, monster, police officer, police detective, prostitute, gangsters, chase, undercover, against the odds, working undercover, police corruption ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.4
 126K
Triple Frontier (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Struggling to make ends meet, former special ops soldiers reunite for a high-stakes heist: stealing $75 million from a South American drug lord.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug cartel, greed, drug lord, ex soldier, crimes, ex special forces, survival, theft, friendship, violence, murder, escapades ...
Time: 2010s
Place: south america, usa, peru, andes mountains, colombia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.0
 358
Hangfire (1991)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a large group of escaped convicts take Ike Slayton, a Vietnam veteran's wife hostage, Slayton enlists the help of his old army friend in a furious search to find her, while a hard-nosed National Guardsman leads a platoon of solders ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: state trooper, hostage, heroes, evacuation, kidnapping, small town, escape, crimes, fugitives, rivalry, confined, save the day ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.0
 10K
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, tense, captivating, exciting, neo noir ...
Plot: female assassin, gangsters, female killer, murder, female protagonist, death, strong female lead, hitman, brutality, little boy, guilt, organized crime ...
Time: 2010s
Place: massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.7
 2K
End of a Gun (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mall security guard -- and former federal agent -- crosses paths with a drug kingpin's enforcer after he saves a woman from danger.
Style: surprise ending, rough, suspenseful, suspense, neo noir
Plot: aikido, martial arts, brutality, rescue, chase, betrayal, murder, violence, police detective, death, tough guy, security guard ...
Time: 2010s
Place: houston texas, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.5
 763
Renegade Force (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An FBI Agent (Michael Rooker) and a female cop (Diane DiLascio) join forces to stop renegade cops who are offing the bad guys. Robert Patrick is the leader of the renegades and Louis Mandylor is a reluctant young cop that is brought into the hit ...
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, nypd, police, nudity (full frontal - brief), swat team, police corruption, vigilantism, graphic violence, renegade, courtroom, injustice, partners ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.7
 25K
Close (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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.
Style: suspense, disturbing, sincere, psychological, neo noir ...
Plot: heiress, bodyguard, female warrior, female bodyguard, strong female character, female protagonist, tough girl, woman woman relationship, female executive, kidnapping, desert, one woman army ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: morocco, africa, sudan, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%