Movies like Act of War

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Act of War (1998)
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Act of War (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jack Gracy, a former security guard at the American Embassy in Russia, has shown up uninvited to a party at the embassy in the former Soviet Republic of Bazrhikistan, where his estranged girlfriend is working. As the two are talking upstairs, a group of terrorists disguised as caterers burst in and take all the guests downstairs hostage. The terrorists are threatening to launch nuclear missles at America if their demands are not met, but they haven't planned on Jack being their to spoil the party.
Plot: martial arts, agent, terrorist, terrorism, gun, hand to hand combat, gunfight, jujitsu, one man army, showdown, embassy, husband wife relationship, terrorist group, hostile takeover, terrorist plot, pistol, fistfight, action violence, machine gun, one against many

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Most similar movies to Act of War

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, serious and exciting films with plots about gun, martial arts, fistfight, gunfight, pistol, heroes and violence mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres. Some movies like Act of War: Crackerjack 3 (2000), Bloodfist VI: Ground Zero (1995), Crackerjack (1994), Blast (1997), Moving Target (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Crackerjack 3 (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of retired spies once former enemies, are forced to work together in an attempt to retrieve a neutron bomb stolen by a group of new-wave, high-tech operatives who have supplanted them in the post-Cold War intelligence game.
Plot: beretta, terrorist, gunfight, terrorist group, tough guy, terrorism, shoulder holster, fistfight, brawl, machine gun, one against many, semiautomatic pistol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Bloodfist VI: Ground Zero (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Terrorists take over a nuclear weapons launch site, but don't count on a humble military courier, who happens to be making a visit
Plot: kickboxing, fight, terrorist, fistfight, semiautomatic pistol, one against many, gunfight, gun, hand to hand combat, one man army, silencer, brawl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 4.6
 662
Crackerjack (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A cop on vacation at a mountain resort comes to the rescue when the resort is taken over by violent criminals.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: mountain, terrorism, heroes, hostile takeover, terrorist plot, hotel fight, good versus evil, adventure, isolation, resort, hostage, battles ...
Time: 90s
Place: east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.4
 1K
Blast (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Terrorists attempt to disrupt the Atlanta Olympics by kidnapping the U.S. women's swim team. If their demands are not met, the team will be executed. Only janitor Jack Bryant, a former Olympic gymnast champion of Tae Kwon Do felled by injuries ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, martial arts, heroes, janitor, hostages, contests and competitions, crimes, alcohol abuse, deadly, danger, confined ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 4.7
 310
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
Plot: murder, fight, terrorist, terrorism, revenge, gunfight, kickboxing, tough guy, one against many, manhunt, kung fu, semiautomatic pistol ...
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Karate Raider (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jake Turner is back on a rescue mission to liberate an attractive female Drug Enforcement officer captured and held prisoner by an American drug lord in the jungles of Colombia.
Plot: violence, karate chop, rescue, tough guy, machine gun, karate kick, blood, femme fatale, rebel army, mission, rescue mission, martial artist ...
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 330
Red Wolf (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of terrorists murder the captain of a cruise ship and take everyone hostage. Their plan is to steal the uranium being stored in the ship's safe. It's up to a security officer and a pickpocketing cocktail waitress to stop them.
Plot: martial arts, cruise ship, bomb, gunfight, terrorist, person on fire, gun, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.9
 221
Open Fire (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mercenaries leads from Kruger seize an entire city, and one man sets out to stop them.
Plot: police officer, karate, hostile takeover, terrorist, machine gun, violence, police officer killed, ak 47, mercenary, terrorist plot, villain, karate kick ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Delta Force Commando (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the needless death of his wife and unborn child during a theft and raid on an army base (and it was really needless as the hoods just burst in and shoot up his apt for no reason) an ex-member of Delta Force and decorated war veteran Fred ...
Style: cult film
Plot: terrorist group, torture, hand grenade, murder, revolver, heist, duel, violence, battle, machine gun, u.s. army, vengeance ...
Place: puerto rico, nicaragua, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.1
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Final Voyage (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Restored to former glory, a nostalgic cruise ship repeats a tragic past...
Style: cult film, suspense
Plot: fistfight, pistol, blood, pirate, piracy, terrorist plot, tuxedo, bodyguard, hijacking, gun, showdown, blood splatter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.7
 405
Whiteout (2000)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A group of terrorists has taken hold of the largest dam in Japan. They also capture the workers as hostages, and demanded $5 billion yen from the government with a 24 hour deadline in exchange for the lives of the hostages. To make things more ...
Style: suspense, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: one against many, tough guy, reluctant hero, showdown, captive, terrorist group, heroic bloodshed, terrorist, hostage, wilderness, gunfight, violence ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Bloodfist V: Human Target (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Don "The Dragon" Wilson struggles to regain his memory, not knowing who to trust, or even which side he's fighting on.
Style: suspense
Plot: blood splatter, m 16, ak 47, fight, mixed martial arts, foot chase, kung fu, beating, kickboxer, beretta, uzi, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Strike of the Panther (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jason Blade is a man who can't bring himself to commit fully to his woman, and who spends all his time with a special crime task force taking on assignments to fight crime and right wrong do-ers. When his love is kidnapped by his arch-enemy the ...
Style: cult film
Plot: knife fight, ambush, warrior, gunfight, one against many, knife, martial artist, martial arts, gangster, kung fu master, one man army, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Peacekeeper (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a terrorist group steals the US President's personal communications computer for launching the US arsenal in case of war, only a heroic Major has the key to prevent a Presidential assassination or a nuclear holocaust.
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, race against time, nuclear threat, chase, one man army, secret agents, state affairs, daring rescue, law enforcement, government agency, crimes, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c., pentagon, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.2
 140
Bloodfist 2050 (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Alex Danko descends into the ultra-violent underworld of extreme martial-arts to find his brother's killer with the help of hardened Detective Ramirez and his brother's alluring ex-lover in this post-apocalyptic allegory of greed and ...
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: fight, heroes, battles, one man army, kickboxing, martial arts, martial artist, gunfight, tough guy, one against many, karate chop, machine gun ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Bloodfist IV: Die Trying (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Danny unknowingly repossesses the car of a powerful arms merchant, it sets off a chain of violent retaliation. After his friends are killed and his daughter is kidnapped, Danny takes matters into his own hands. It does not matter that the CIA ...
Plot: chase, karate, martial artist, vigilante, vigilantism, judo throw, judo, uzi, poetic justice, beretta, violence, justice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.3
 132
Scorpion (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A top counter-intelligence agent thwarts a hijacking and is assigned to protect one of the terrorists who plan to turn evidence over for a plea bargain. Unfortunately, the terrorist organization attacks where the agent is guarding the man, wounding ...
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, terrorist, secret agents, airplane hijack, secret agent, helicopter, sex, road, airport, donkey, karate ...
Time: 80s
Place: amsterdam, los angeles, madrid, spain, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bloodfist VIII: Trained to Kill (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A former CIA agent lives a suburban life as a high school teacher with his teen son. When the agent is attacked by former allies because of knowledge he possesses and his son is kidnapped, he is forced back into the business and his son suddenly ...
Style: suspense, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: cia, spy hero, beretta, tough guy, roundhouse kick, machine gun, violence, one against many, kickboxer, father son relationship, beating, one man army ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 5.1
 90
Stranglehold (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Deep inside the nation's top chemical weapons facility, a brilliant terrorist takes a Congresswoman hostage. The Navy can't stop him. The Air Force can't reach him. The Coast Guard can't kill him. Only one man can do the job: ...
Plot: terrorist, kickboxing, agent, military, terrorism, hostage, chemical weapon
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Soldier's Fortune (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A rich young girl is kidnapped by masked terrorists. Her mother's ex-husband, a former mercenary, gathers some of his former comrades and goes off to rescue her.
Plot: mercenary, kidnapping, ransom, terrorist, raid, cheerleader, m 16, rescue mission, fistfight, battlefield, bound and gagged, brawl ...
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Fire Phoenix (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After stumbling across a mob hit, a man must run for his life, trying to stay ahead of vicious mercenaries after the $1 million bounty placed on his head.
Plot: gun duel, martial artist, gunfight, fistfight, violence, kung fu, blood splatter, blood, martial arts, gun, mob, combat
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 1K
Bulletproof (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of dangerous terrorists succeeds to get hold of a tank of the army and all its crew.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, hijacking, adventure, crimes, danger, daring rescue, heroes, one man army, deadly, terrorist plot, love interest ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.4
 226
Under the Gun (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A debt-ridden night club owner has to take on Italian and Asian mobsters, corrupt police, and an angry pimp that he threw out of the club to try to keep his club in business.
Plot: martial arts, nightclub owner, neo noir, neo-noir, pimp, kickboxer, roundhouse kick, gangster, violence, bar, self justice, vigilantism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Shadows in Paradise (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During a rescue operation in Iraq, Special Forces member Max Forrester is devastated when Sasha, his squad mate and fiancée goes missing. Two years later, Max now out of the military, receives a call from his ex-commander, Captain Dyer, informing ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: ball gag, american flag, missile, sniper rifle, martial arts training, commando, sniper, traitor, ex soldier, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, machine gun, tape over mouth ...
Place: iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.2
 38
Red Shield (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A pair of detectives are after a smuggling ring, and when they come to the leader, they need back-up by a navy seals team - as the traffickers possess not only drugs, but heavy military equipment.
Plot: fistfight, police, bloodbath, blood, swat, gunfight, brutality, blood splatter, standoff, gun, violence, martial arts ...
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.6
 107
The Hero (1975)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During the Manchu (Qing) Dynasty, commissioner Ma Chui Kau was a man of peace until a massacre tore apart his family and honor-bounds him to capture the notorious outlaw Hsiung-Wu; that is, until the outlaw captures the commissioner.
Plot: knife, blood, kung fu, sword fight, kung fu master, one against many, kung fu classic, murder of family, knife fight, violence, fistfight, one man army ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Full Metal Ninja (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: As he struggles to rescue his kidnapped family, a martial arts expert vows to seek revenge against the abductors
Plot: revenge, swordsman, gun, camp, katana sword, ninjitsu, katana, sword fight, hand to hand combat, martial arts, ninja master, ninja warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Operation Delta Force 3: Clear Target (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The anti-terrorist team Delta Force destroys a billion dollar cocaine stash, to the extreme displeasure of drug cartel leader Umberto Salvatore. To retaliate, he hijacks a stealth submarine and threatens to unleash a biological weapon with the power ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: satellite, martial arts, hijacking, submarine, save the day, one man army, undercover, save the world, state affairs, secret agents, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 328
Redemption (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A disgraced cop goes to work for the mob, and must choose between good and evil when he goes up against his former friends on the force.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, suspense, tense
Plot: tough guy, tough cop, showdown, heroes, martial arts, warrior, drug dealing, brutality, gunfight, police brutality, gangsters, male female relationship ...
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34%
Hunted by Night (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An intriguing story of good, evil and the supernatural. The Story takes place in the Florida Everglades. Three men are hunting when an airplane drops bails of drugs on the ground where they are hunting.. The men must decide whether to be law-abiding ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, tense
Plot: heroes, showdown, on the run, pursuit, ambush, chase, drugs, gunfight, battles, disarming someone, martial artist, pistol ...
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33%