Movies like Assassin 1986

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Assassin (1986)
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Assassin (1986)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A retired agent from an Intelligence Agency is contacted by the Agency in order to stop an ultra-secret robot who is killing some government officials. That will be not an easy task, because the robot looks human and it was specifically built to be an efficient killer, not to mention that it is almost invulnerable.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer robot, mad scientist, androids and robots, espionage, crimes, undercover, life is a bitch, escapades, chaos, assassination, mentally unstable, politics, androids, intelligence agency, special agents, heroes, space and aliens, conspiracy, graphic violence, a.i., rebellion, rivalry, law enforcement, experiment gone awry, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and rough films with plots about danger, rivalry, chases and races, deadly, heroes, escapades and chaos mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Assassin: Eyeborgs (2009), Cyber-Tracker 2 (1995), Automatic (1995), Bombshell (1997), Absolon (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Eyeborgs (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Are government surveillance cameras intended to keep us safe actually killing people? Is it a plot by the government to suppress the opposition, or have our terrorist enemies secretly gained control of our security system and are now using it ...
Style: bleak, exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: terrorism, killer robot, chaos, undercover, law enforcement, political conspiracy, conspiracy, surveillance camera, life is a bitch, a.i., head of state, society ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Cyber-Tracker 2 (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Secret Service agent (Wilson) battles an arms dealer who is creating a cyborg army.
Style: serious, rough, futuristic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, androids and robots, martial arts, special agents, kidnapping, murder, technology gone awry, future dystopia, working undercover, cons and scams, chaos, terminator ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 799
Automatic (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Robgen industries newest security system is "The J Series Automatic", an android model designed and programmed to protect humans from violent attacks. But one night, an Automatic named J269 discovers a Robgen executive trying to rape a ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, martial arts, skyscraper, crimes, on the run, murder, cons and scams, frame up, rebellion, rivalry, law enforcement, chaos ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.0
 253
Bombshell (1997)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Characters in a bio technological firm utilize nanotechnology (miniature, smart robots) to control others for their own good.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, psychological, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: laboratory, experiment gone awry, corporate crime, inventions and discoveries, future dystopia, corporate crimes, technology gone awry, life is a bitch, crimes, graphic violence, chaos, animal life ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.2
 3K
Absolon (2003)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the near future, a virus has infected everyone on the planet, and Absolon is a drug that everyone must take to stay alive. One corporation controls the drug. Murchison is the leader of this firm. A scientist who was researching the virus is found ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pandemic, undercover, deadly virus, dishonesty, plague, disorder, chaos, fighting the system, uncover truth, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, political corruption ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.1
 556
Mandroid (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In his hidden laboratory deep in Russia, Dr. Karl Zimmer has invented the Mandroid, a humanoid robot which follows the motions of a man in a special control suit. He has offered the invention to the USA, who have sent Smith and Wait from the CIA for ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, scary, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, mad scientist, a.i., man versus machine, experiment gone awry, investigation, undercover, save the day, rivalry, inventions and discoveries, disability, laboratory ...
Place: russia, romania
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65%
Terminal Justice (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 2008 cybersex can only be surpassed by one thing: Cloned women, especially created for their clients. This puts Pamela Travis, a famous and much sought-after cybersex star in great danger - Dr. Vivyan, scientist and genius in the field of ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: virtual reality, cyberpunk, nudity (full frontal - brief), child in peril, chaos, technophobia, captivity, custody, alien encounter, strong sexual content, computers and web, technology gone awry ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Programmed to Kill (1987)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: International terrorist leader, Fatima, is critically injured when she attempts to hijack a jumbo jet and is thwarted by Eric Matthews and his anti-terrorist organization, The Retaliators. Fatima is taken to a top-secret research institute, where ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, kidnapping, soldier, terrorism, technology gone awry, computers and web, androids and robots, rivalry, state affairs, crimes, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: greece, middle east, europe, crete
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56%
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White Wall (2010)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the near future, everything has changed. Basic human rights have become the rarest of luxuries. No one knows when this started but everyone knows how. The VXII, the deadliest virus ever created, spread like wildfire and decimated the majority of ...
Style: serious, rough, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chaos, survival, life is a bitch, society, rivalry, future dystopia, escapades, heroes, bounty hunter, secret, confined, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Viral Assassins (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To some, it’s murder. To them, it’s just work. The Troma Team is proud to present Robert Larkin’s intense sci-fi thriller Viral Assassins. In the not so distant future, a terminal disease will make cancer look like the common cold. The ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting ...
Plot: virus, rivalry, race against time, life is a bitch, plague, antidote, chaos, government conspiracy, hitman, heroes, space and aliens, crimes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Nemesis 3: Time Lapse (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Using footage left over from Nemesis 2 and a very thin story line sees Alex again fighting the cyborg mercenaries in 1998 East Africa. This time, Alex finds that she has 20 half sisters who are waiting for her to return to 2077. Central Command ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: androids and robots, desert, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, heroes, crimes, rivalry, female bodybuilder, cyborgs, terminator, cyberpunk, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Riding with Death (1976)
Genre: Thriller, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dimwitted, meaty guy foils criminals by turning invisible.
Style: scary, serious, rough, bleak
Plot: mutant, disorder, experiment gone awry, laboratory, special agents, government agency, dishonesty, escapades, crimes, law enforcement, deadly creature, terrorism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.2
 615
Chameleon (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A super-killer female cyborg with chameleon-like powers discovers maternal instincts when she protects a child from government operatives in this science fiction tale set in the year 2028.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, on the run, graphic violence, chaos, terminator, sexual relations, custody, escapades, space and aliens, fighting crime, rivalry, society ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Eavesdropper (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Fifteen deaf patients took part in an experimental clinical trail aimed at hearing restoration. Within days, fourteen of the fifteen participants in the trial become violently psychotic, ultimately taking their lives to stop violent side effects ...
Style: experimental, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: crimes, mute or deaf, special agents, mad scientist, undercover, hidden identity, government agency, rivalry, mind game, state affairs, psychopath, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.6
 442
Firehead (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a Russian cyborg with telekinetic powers terrorizes a city, an elite government agency intervenes. Col. Vaughn convinces "regular guy" chemist, Warren Hart, to team up with a beautiful blonde agent to capture the menace. But Warren ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, conspiracy, track down, secret agents, supernatural ability, chase, adventure, special agents, rivalry, supernatural, state affairs, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Android Apocalypse (2006)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Machines have taken over, but left humans thinking that they are still the ones in charge. The androids need humans because of the human brain fluid; without it the android brains can't work. Until the mad scientist finds out how to make this ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, bleak, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, prison, future dystopia, technology gone awry, chaos, a.i., escapades, man versus machine, survival, save the world, race against time, androids and robots ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.8
 641
T-Force (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the 21st Century, cybernetic research has developed advanced robots with human traits, whioch are widely used in the service industry. They have also been turned into cyber cops with a licence to kill....
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, chaos, battles, terminator, tough heroes, rivalry, heroes, confined, law enforcement, a.i., crimes, save the day ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.7
 728
Digital Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An out-of-control robot is inadvertently set loose in a small community, and a crack squad of soldiers are sent to hunt it down. Gradually, the members of the squad begin to suspect that some of them are robots.
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, stylized, futuristic ...
Plot: soldier, terminator, heroes, robot, terrorism, battles, chaos, technology gone awry, future dystopia, life is a bitch, androids and robots, escapades ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Alien Fury: Countdown to Invasion (2000)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in San Diego, the movie follows the desperate acts of Bill Templer head of a covert defense agency perpetrating a terrifying fraud on the American public - involving the imminent invasion of aliens - by leaking to the press a satellite image of ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: special agents, undercover, save the world, police detective, escapades, government agency, evil alien, alien encounter, dishonesty, satellite, conspiracy, u.s. president ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Coplan Saves His Skin (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Free-lance undercover agent Coplan receives a phone call from an old girlfriend in Turkey. The panic-stricken woman gives sketchy details of a plot that threatens world security. When Coplan arrives, he is told the woman has been killed, and the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, eurospy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, espionage, secret agents, murder, manipulation, conspiracy, crimes, mentally unstable, rivalry, adventure, losing-it hero, save the world ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Terminators (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A small band of resistance fighters battle the cyborgs that have taken control of the planet.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, space and aliens, chaos, space travel, rebelliousness, heroic mission, a.i., man versus machine, heroes, save the world, cyborgs, violence ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Cyborg 3: The Recycler (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Prepare yourself for the all too deadly future. Cash, the heroine of Cyborg 2, is living safe in the free zone. But not for long. Biomechanical problems are taking down her systems and a visit to a doctor in Silica confirms her worst fears. She is ...
Style: serious, rough, futuristic, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, biker gang, chase, prostitute, pregnancy, battles, chaos, track down, motorcycle gang, androids, psychopath, martial arts ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Adrenalin: Fear the Rush (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: In a not-too-distant future, a lethal virus sweeps across Europe, prompting the creation of quarantine refugee camps in the United States. Police officers Delon (Natasha Henstridge) and Lemieux (Christopher Lambert) learn of a grisly murder in the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, futuristic, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: future dystopia, virus, survival, chaos, investigation, life is a bitch, quarantine, race against time, catastrophe, plague, fantasy world, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: boston, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Shadow Conspiracy (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Bobby Bishop (Sheen) is a special assistant to the President of the United States. Accidentally, he meets his friend professor Pochenko on the street. Pochenko has time to tell Bishop about some conspiracy in the White House but then immediately ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political conspiracy, politics, political corruption, on the run, assassination, betrayal, assassination attempt, crimes, intrigue, witnessing a crime, conspiracy, life turned upside down ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 940
The Vindicator (1986)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An employee of a secret company operation becomes the victim of the company's special weapons project. He is transformed into a robotic killing machine that, because of his programming must destroy anything that comes near him.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: laboratory, mad scientist, robot, strong violent content, weapon system, killer robot, disorder, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, escapades, superhuman powers, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Expect No Mercy (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Federal Service Agent Justin Vanier has been assigned to infiltrate the mysterious Virtual Arts Academy in search of Eric, a fellow agent. In this high-tech facility, the maniacal leader Warbeck is training assassins to become even more efficient ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: martial arts, virtual reality, assassination, undercover, kidnapping, espionage, crimes, man versus machine, life is a bitch, dishonesty, law enforcement, secret agents ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Lonely Place for Dying (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1972, the conflict in Vietnam continues. The creeping threat of communism grips the nation in fear. In an abandoned prison on the US/Mexican border, KGB mole Nikolai Dzerzhinsky waits for his contact from the Washington Post. He holds explosive ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, kgb, confined, law enforcement, track down, escapades, chase, undercover, cold war, politics, vietnam war, mole ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: ussr, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.7
 734
Storm Watch (2002)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: America's best player is being pulled in to the ultimate cyber-terror. The game's mastermind has stolen his identity, put him on the FBI's Most Wanted List, and is blackmailing him to take a part in a real twisted plan of world ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: technology gone awry, computer hacker, adventure, chaos, law enforcement, journalism, dishonesty, man versus machine, race against time, computers and web, virtual reality, future dystopia ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Dragon Fighter (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The movie begins in Southern England in the Middle Ages and then six knights are seen riding in horses towards a destroyed town. They see the remains of burned buildings and dead people until they come upon a mother and her dead baby. She quickly ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: dragon, survival, experiment gone awry, chaos, disorder, rescue, dangerous animal, heroes, supernatural, good versus evil, laboratory, apocalypse ...
Time: middle ages, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Diplomatic Siege (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Steve Mitchell is clandestinely sent to the US embassy in Bucharest, Romania to disarm a nuclear bomb that has secretly remained in the building since the end of the Cold War, little does he know that other problems will soon erupt. He must ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, heroic mission, politics, crimes, save the day, rescue, race against time, secret agents, state affairs, government agency, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, europe, balkan, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%