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22 Minutes (2014)
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22 Minutes (2014)
Original name: 22 минуты
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Russia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: 22 minutes got Russian marine to free a hijacked oil tanker far from shore.
Style: based on true events, tense, suspense, touching, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: ship, navy, firearm, military, capture, daring rescue, pirate, hostage situation, soldier, navy seal, marines, heroism, struggle for survival, sea, fight, warship, showdown

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, suspense, captivating and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, danger, fight, murder, chase, showdown and violence mostly in Action, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like 22 Minutes: Kandagar (2010), Harrigan (2013), Russian Raid (2020), Mortal Enemies (2011), Legatee (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Kandagar (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A docudrama about the escape of Russian pilots after being taken hostage by the Taliban in 1996.
Style: suspense, psychological, tense, harsh
Plot: hostage, escape, taliban, danger, destiny, friendship, fight, captivity, hostage situation, struggle for survival, islamic terrorism, terrorist attack ...
Place: afghanistan
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Harrigan (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Amongst the desperation and fear growing in a crime ridden estate in northern England, one man becomes embroiled into saving what community life exists.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: crimes, fighting crime, law enforcement, estate, gang, detective sergeant, danger, murder, tough law enforcer, crime, chases and races, motorcycle chase ...
Time: year 1974, 70s, 20th century
Place: england
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 5.4
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Russian Raid (2020)
Genre: Action
Country: Russia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Nikita, a former Russian Spetsnaz operative, is hired to neutralize the large private security force at a local factory so that his shady employer can extort the business from the factory owner. But Nikita and his group of highly trained fighters ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, rough, exciting ...
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 6.0
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Mortal Enemies (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Orphans Sunny and Verdy are like brothers, but are separated when Verdy is adopted by a wealthy couple. Their paths cross again when Verdy (now a successful businessman) and his fiancée are kidnapped by a crew of pirates while on vacation. With the ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: pirate, gang, crimes, rivalry, danger, reunion, orphan, friendship, destiny, escapades, revenge, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 2.6
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Legatee (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Russia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ivan is a typical modern young man of 18. His father disappeared 10 years ago. Trying to shake off the pursuing enemies of their father, Belov's wife and daughter changed their names and settled in the United States. But Alexander Belov's ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: betrayal, forced into action, daring rescue, master criminal, crimes, hidden identity, chases and races, dishonesty, woman in danger, family relations, chase, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
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53%
Operation Mekong (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Chinese narco-cops take their mission to the Golden Triangle following the Mekong River massacre of innocent fishermen by the region's drug lord.
Style: psychological, captivating, complex, tense, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: river, illegal drugs, boat, danger, deadly, fight, murder, crimes, soldier, crew, resistance, ship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, thailand
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Federal Police - No One is Above the Law (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 107 min.
Story: 2013. During Operation Bidone, the Federal Police seized a truck loaded with palm heart, which contained 697 kg of cocaine. The investigation falls on the team assembled by Ivan Romano, based in Curitiba and composed by Beatriz, Júlio and Ítalo. ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, touching, exciting ...
Plot: political corruption, police, politics, government corruption, investigation, organized crime, justice, election campaign, arrest, prison, judge, legal ...
Place: switzerland, brazil
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51%
Navy Seals vs. Zombies (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A team of highly skilled Navy SEALS find themselves embarking on the battle of their lives when they come face-to-face with the undead. After a deadly outbreak occurs in New Orleans, the SEALS must fight for their lives, and the city, against an ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: zombie, infected, infection, navy seal, walking dead, zombie attack, zombie apocalypse, teamwork, zombie outbreak, violence, fight, undead ...
Place: louisiana
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51%
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 6.5
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Enforcement (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The exact details of what took place while Talib Ben Hassi was in police custody remain unclear. Police officers, Jens and Mike, are on routine patrol in Svalegården's ghetto when news of Talib's death comes in over the radio, igniting ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.6
 95
Water Wars (2014)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Catastrophic war, destroyed ecosystem, brink of extinction. War for the most valuable treasure of the time: water.
Style: suspense, captivating, apocalyptic, tense
Plot: battles, post apocalypse, gunfight, amazon, struggle for survival, future dystopia, distopia, amazon tribe, fight, showdown, women, battle ...
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 2.9
 892
Street Racer (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Stepan and Doker are street racers. They love cars and speed. But there is a difference between them which brings them to face each other in a deadly race.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, entertaining
Plot: automobile racing, love and romance, love triangle, chase, blackmail, betrayal, smuggling, rivalry, friendship, drugs, overalls
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49%
 4.6
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Moving Target (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Don "The Dragon" Wilson stars in this action drama as a tourist who, through no fault of his own, finds himself on the run from a gang of terrorists, international espionage agents, and the police. Accused of a murder he didn't ...
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Last Runway (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Paraguay, Argentina
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Former Colonel Fernandez is appointed Minister of the National Anti-Drug Agency (SENAD) and purges the special forces to fight the first of many battles against drug trafficking on the border of Paraguay and Argentina.
Style: exciting, tense, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful
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Place: paraguay
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: A hardnosed cop goes after a gang of ruthless dacoits who have been terrorising residents along the highway for a decade.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.6
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Antikiller (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Russia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Former criminal investigator, Major Korenev, nicknamed Fox is released from prison. He has been detained there as a result of planted incriminating evidence of unlawful investigation techniques. Setting accounts with Shaman - a big criminal boss, ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
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Captain Phillips (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
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Style: realistic, suspense, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
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50%
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Elimination Game (2014)
Genre: Action
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, contemplative, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Admiral: Roaring Currents (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
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Duration: 128 min.
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Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, epic, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.4
 32K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 133 min.
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Style: confusing, captivating, suspenseful, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.5
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400 Bullets (2021)
Genre: Action
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Duration: 89 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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He Who Dares (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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44%
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44%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
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Duration: 99 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.6
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Hostile Force (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a would-be bank robber's attempt to steal $6 million goes awry, he takes a woman hostage without realizing that she is an ex-cop.
Style: surprise ending, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
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44%
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