Movies like The Collectors 2003

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The Collectors (2003)
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The Collectors (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Logan wanted to follow in his father's footsteps as a kickboxing champion. But his dreams are literally shattered when an automobilie accident leaves him without the use of his legs. His family and former friends watch helplessly as he withdraws from the world and shuts himself off from life for two years. The only person who can talk to him is his grandfather, a pioneering mathematician and computer game programmer. Logan's grandfather designs a game specifically for him, called "The Collectors," which gives him a glimpse at the adventure and athleticism he longs for. But Logan soon encounters danger and intrigue as the barriers between his real and virtual lives seem to break down.
Style: psychological, exciting, serious, suspenseful, mind bending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, life turned upside down, programmer, heroes, rivalry, mind game, virtual reality, disability, graphic violence, master warrior, unfulfillment, karate, mormon, capoeira, danger
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, utah

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about danger, heroes, rivalry, escapades, chases and races, graphic violence and deadly mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Collectors: 2012: Supernova (2009), One Shot (2014), Extraction (2013), Falcon Rising (2014), Tell (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
2012: Supernova (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two hundred years ago a supernova exploded somewhere in the Lyra constellation. Now the lethal burst of radiation is headed straight for Earth, and time is swiftly running out. The only thing standing between humanity and complete devastation is ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, save the planet, race against time, heroes, scientist, astronomer, catastrophe, society, disaster, tornado, earthquake ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: america
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One Shot (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Kyle Matthews, an elite Sniper from the World Defense Force, is trapped in enemy territory - his skills are put to the test as he attempts to survive against a whole armada of Cerulean soldiers, Hell bent on wiping all humans from existence. ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, military, survival, master warrior, heroes, battles, soldier, alien contact, graphic violence, sniper, danger, sniper rifle
Time: future
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85%
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Extraction (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A major feature exclusively for digital, EXTRACTION follows a U.S. Black Ops team member who finds himself the only survivor of a botched prisoner extraction mission. Forced to fight his way out of a maximum-security Chechen prison, he must keep his ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic mission, daring rescue, one man army, confined, martial arts, prison, mortal combat, heroes, master warrior, graphic violence, escape, danger
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Falcon Rising (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Chapman is an ex-marine in Brazil's slums, battling the yakuza outfit who attacked his sister and left her for dead.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: marine, martial arts, gangsters, master warrior, vengeance, track down, rivalry, crimes, urban ghetto, yakuza, tough heroes, rage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Tell (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ethan Tell is a small time crook who makes a big-time score when he steals 1 million dollars. Ironically, his life radically changes for the worst when he discovers that stealing the money was the easy part and he now must keep his partner, his ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, rivalry, life turned upside down, on the run, going straight, dishonesty, heist, graphic violence, sexual content, criminal heroes, money, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 2.1
 2K
200 M.P.H. (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the older brother (Tommy Nash) he idolizes is run off the road by a ruthless drug dealer (Darren Thomas) during a nighttime street race known as Sepulveda Suicide, Rick Merchant (Jaz Martin) channels his grief into getting revenge behind the ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: car chase, street racing, contests and competitions, vengeance, rivalry, strip club, drug dealer, mechanic, motorcycle, female nudity, car accident, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Airplane vs Volcano (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a commercial airliner is trapped within a ring of erupting volcanoes, the passengers and crew must find a way to survive - without landing.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: airplane, survival, save the day, adventure, forces of nature, heroes, spouse in danger, disaster, military, escapades, catastrophe, flight attendant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 2.8
 695
Death Warrior (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gritty MMA fighter is forced into a twisted, underground gambling ring in which he must fight to the death with other MMA fighters in order to save his wife from certain death at the hands of a maniacal crime boss. In a desperate race against ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, survival, contests and competitions, ambition, violence, mortal combat, murder, tough heroes, heroes, master warrior, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 719
Super Eruption (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Yellowstone National Park scientist and a thrill-seeking ranger join forces to plug-up a volatile super volcano that threatens to wipe out the entire United States.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, rough ...
Plot: time travel, disaster, rescue, adventure, rivalry, catastrophe, escapades, forces of nature, volcano, ocean, lava, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.4
 550
Die Fighting (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a team of Shaolin-trained kung fu actors is about to get their break in Hollywood, a mysterious and sadistic Director forces them to run a gauntlet through Los Angeles. The Director films their every move as they prove their prowess by ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: battles, martial arts, rivalry, crimes, hollywood, shaolin monk, shaolin kung fu, chase, entrapment, heroes, couple relations, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 3.4
 436
Ballistica (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man has been trained in a deadly form of hand-to-hand combat using ballistics and firearms. He is one of the few Americans who has perfected it, which makes him the CIA's best weapon against International Terrorism.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, undercover, adventure, terrorism, heroic mission, rivalry, escapades, battles, one against many, heroes, one man army, showdown ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 2.8
 552
Air Marshal (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A commercial jet plane has been hijacked by a group of terrorists who don't realize that a U.S. Air Marshal, Brett Prescott (Dean Cochran), is among the passengers. The fate of dozens of people lies in the hands of Prescott, who must forge a ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, terrorism, airplane, crimes, strong violent content, heroes, one man army, terrorist, hijacker, muslim, hostage, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Turbulent Skies (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When a new airplane that's equipped with a new computer that can fly the plane on its own, is about to have its first flight. But the son of the owner decides to upload more software, he doesn't bother to check if there are any viruses ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: airplane, computer virus, airplane accident, save the day, hijacking, space travel, rivalry, escapades, race against time, chaos, pilot, malfunction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 3.4
 779
Royal Kill (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A fearsome warrior from the Kingdom of Samarza arrives in America to assassinate a high school girl. The girl does not know it, but she is the last living heir to the Kingdom. A noble guard arrives in America to protect the young princess.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, psychological, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, rivalry, assassination, heir, bodyguard, save the princess, assassination attempt, crimes, female assassin, mission, showdown, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Maximum Velocity (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a comet passes the Earth it causes a cataclysmic storm. Only a disbanded government unit with a secret weather-manipulating weapon can try to stop it.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, rough
Plot: race against time, adventure, heroic mission, save the world, environmentalism, heroes, chaos, escapades, forces of nature, weatherman, catastrophe, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Crash Point Zero (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a plane carrying a legendary and recently found death ray machine from Siberia to Canada is hijacked and crashes in the remote mountains of Alaska, only a fearless government agent (Treat Williams) will risk his life to save the world. A modern ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, confined, terrorism, save the day, adventure, survival, tough heroes, undercover, race against time, heroes, daring rescue, one man army ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.5
 12K
7Aum Arivu (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: A genetic engineering student tries to bring back the skills of a legend of the past and use his skills to save India from a deadly virus attack by China.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, touching
Plot: martial arts, bio weapon, biological warfare, master warrior, supernatural, supernatural ability, good versus evil, save the day, heroes, hypnosis, genetic engineering, buddhism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 2.4
 672
3 Musketeers (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Alexandra D'Artagnan, junior member of NSA uncovers a conspiracy that the goal is to assassinate the American president. Alexandra has secured the support of three famous and notorious international spies in order to stop the assassination.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: secret agents, conspiracy, adventure, save the day, government agency, undercover, martial arts, escapades, rivalry, assassination attempt, coup, computer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Fall of Hyperion (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A NASA scientist discovers that a group meteorites is heading towards Earth. Along the way, they will collide with the space station Hyperion, whose 12 astronauts are trapped and inside which there is a thermonuclear heart.
Style: serious, exciting, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: disaster, space station, race against time, escapades, collision, adventure, save the day, meteorite, scientist, society, heroes, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Never Surrender (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From the cage to the big screen, the world's greatest Mixed Martial Arts Champions come together for the first time in a major motion picture. When an MMA world champion is lured into the illegal world of underground cage fighting by an elusive ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: underground fighting, cage fighting, martial arts, contests and competitions, rivalry, athlete's life, sport, tough heroes, heroes, mixed martial arts, mentor, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.5
 879
Alien Siege (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alien Siege is a 2005 Sci-Fi Channel Original Movie about an alien race that comes to Earth seeking a cure to a deadly virus, for which the antidote is human blood.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, heroic mission, save the world, rescue, race against time, space and aliens, deadly creature, supernatural, antidote, chaos and mayhem, family relations, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Path of Destruction (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The movie opens with a faulty nanotechnology experiment that results in a massive, deadly explosion. The company's CEO manages to sidestep blame by framing a meddling young reporter (Katherine), who now holds the only surviving evidence needed ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: catastrophe, conspiracy, experiment gone awry, chaos, technology gone awry, dishonesty, disaster, reporter, nanotechnology, save the day, justice, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.6
 1K
Locusts (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Horror, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dr. Maddy Rierdon, an investigator for the Department of Agriculture, is the only person who can protect America from a deadly breed of bioengineered locusts.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary, rough ...
Plot: dangerous animal, chaos, save the day, experiment gone awry, heroes, race against time, disorder, destruction, strong female presence, farm, locust, disaster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Clan of the White Lotus (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shaolin practitioners and brothers Wu and Hung kill the merciless Pai Mei. However, Pai Mei's even more merciless brother White Lotus takes revenge; killing most of the Shaolin disciples, including Wu and Hung's girlfriend, leaving only ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, escapades, rivalry, heroes, graphic violence, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, kung fu classic, shaolin, kung fu, revenge ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.8
 1K
Snowmageddon (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A seemingly-harmless snow globe unleashes a devastating winter storm on a peaceful mountainside community, prompting one family on a race to save their town from certain destruction. As night falls on Christmas Eve, the Miller family finds a ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: forces of nature, chaos, save the day, heroes, adventure, small town, christmas, ecological disaster, disaster, snow, escapades, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Shark Attack in the Mediterranean (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A prehistoric shark (named in the books "megalodon") lurks Mallorca, killing a couple of individuals. A professional diver begins the hunt.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: survival, shark, dangerous animal, shark attack, marine biologist, ocean, heroes, police officer, vengeance, graphic violence, rivalry, summer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain, mallorca
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Atomic Twister (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When tornadoes hit a nuclear power plant, critically damaging the plant's cooling system, the results could be catastrophic. Atomic Twister, a countdown to disaster, traces an extraordinary day in the lives of small town citizens who ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Plot: tornado, disaster, race against time, heroes, nuclear reactor, nuclear power plant, friends, adventure, escapades, boss and employee, police, chief of police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tennessee, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.2
 593
Blood Money (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Zheng Zhou is the most feared warrior from the Shaolin Dynasty in China. His fighting and weapons skills are legendary. But when his parents are killed and sister kidnapped, he turns to a life of drugs and crime that will almost kill him. With the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crimes, rivalry, martial arts, violence, smuggling, drug cartel, strong violent content, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), heroes, master warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
2010: Moby Dick (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: That infamous whale is bigger, badder and a whole lot stronger in this sci-fi reimagining of Herman Melville’s classic tale of the battle between man, sea and sea creature starring “Xena” alum Rene O’Connor as the (traditionally male) ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, obsessive quest, obsession, submarine, losing-it hero, rivalry, dangerous animal, escapades, deadly creature, ocean, prehistoric animal, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2010
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Independence Daysaster (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Earth is attacked by a hostile alien force, a small town firefighter and a rogue SETI scientist team up to activate the only technology capable of defeating the invaders.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil alien, save the world, space and aliens, escapades, spacecraft, extraterrestrial, secret service, ufo, alien invasion, small town, heroes, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%