Movies like The Assassination File

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The Assassination File (1996)
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The Assassination File (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An ex-FBI agent gradually uncovers the nature of a conspiracy behind the death of a black presidential candidate
Plot: fbi, betrayal, conspiracy, female protagonist, female agent, fbi agent, murder, senator, assassination, videotaping, presidential candidate, video tape, car bomb
Place: washington d.c.

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, serious and realistic films with plots about murder, danger, assassination, conspiracy, gun, violence and betrayal mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like The Assassination File: Shooter (2007), Live Wire (1992), Shooting Heroin (2020), Time of Fear (2002), Never Let Go (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Shooter (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A marksman living in exile is coaxed back into action after learning of a plot to kill the president. Ultimately double-crossed and framed for the attempt, he goes on the run to track the real killer and find out who exactly set him up, and why.
Style: exciting, intense, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, one man army, fbi, corruption, conspiracy, sniper rifle, frame up, false accusation, patriotism, cover up, swat team, u.s. president ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, philadelphia, montana, baltimore, kentucky ...
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95%
 5.6
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Live Wire (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Danny O'Neill is a bomb disposal expert assigned to a case where terrorists have developed an "invisible" liquid explosive which is activated within the human body.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, assassination, senator, explosive, danger, crimes, undercover, investigation, police detective, government agency, politics, special agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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84%
Shooting Heroin (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A small town community comes together to eradicate the heroin epidemic from its midst by whatever means necessary.
Style: exciting, disturbing
Plot: police, violence, revenge, murder, sibling relationship, firearm, police officer, crimes, murder investigation, conflict, child in peril, suspect ...
Place: south america
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79%
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Time of Fear (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Time of Fear is a taut psychological thriller thrusting an FBI agent and a grieving father into the dark world of a demented killer. FBI Agent Cheryl Hammer, arrives in a small California town to catch an elusive killer. Seeing no help forthcoming ...
Plot: priest, fbi, attempted murder, murder, serial killer, fbi agent, female nudity, shower, police, bare breasts, suicide, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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66%
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Never Let Go (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Morocco, Spain, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A whiplash thriller in the lean, mean TAKEN tradition from Howard J. Ford, Director/Co-Writer, of the past FrightFest favourites THE DEAD and THE DEAD 2: INDIA. Former FBI agent, now single mother Lisa Brennan, takes a holiday to escape an unhappy ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: kidnapping, organized crime, rescue, conspiracy, mother daughter relationship, on the run, race against time, parenthood, betrayal, corruption, heroine, one against many ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Feminine Touch (1995)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jenny Baron (Paige Turco) is a beautiful investigative reporter swept into a deadly conspiracy that reaches to the highest levels of the government. When she is assigned to get the story of charismatic Presidential candidate Senator Ashton (George ...
Plot: conspiracy, murder, bathtub, attempted drowning, presidential candidate, female reporter, tied up, secret agent, secret agents, computer disc, political intrigue
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Loyal Opposition (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a terrorist surfaces, the Chairman of the Joint Chief urges the President for military response. However, the President prefers to try negotiating. So, the General takes the President prisoner and launches an offensive of his own. And the Vice ...
Plot: nuclear bomb, bomb, airplane, u.s. vice president, vice president, treason, white house, politics, female protagonist, held at gunpoint, general, senator ...
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Eraser (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: U.S. Marshall John Kruger erases the identities of people enrolled in the Witness Protection Program. His current assignment is to protect Lee Cullen, who's uncovered evidence that the weapons manufacturer she works for has been selling to ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: betrayal, conspiracy, treason, rogue agent, witness protection, gunfight, witness, on the run, woman in danger, corporate crime, deception, one man army ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, twentieth century, year 1996 ...
Place: new york, usa, baltimore, california, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 5.9
 2K
Sabotage (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Former special services agent plays an intricate game of chess involving several federal agencies. Queen takes pawn.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, disturbing, captivating, tense ...
Plot: mercenary, fbi, betrayal, hostage, gunfight, martial arts, sniper, bodyguard, conspiracy, false accusation, fistfight, traitor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Osterman Weekend (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The host of an investigative news show is convinced by the CIA that the friends he has invited to a weekend in the country are engaged in a conspiracy that threatens national security in this adaptation of the Robert Ludlum novel.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: betrayal, espionage, conspiracy, undercover, murder, family, rescue, threat, voyeurism, manhunt, agent, cia ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
In the Line of Duty: The Price of Vengeance (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Johnny Moore, leader of the Moore gang, a group of professional hitmen, has been having his four thugs knock off several businessmen in the area. Finally, he decides to have them kill the prosecutor who is hot on his trail. After a few failed ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: assassination, murder, deadly, rivalry, master criminal, danger, mind game, crimes, gang, law enforcement, hitman, police detective ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Center of the Web (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An actor is wrongly taken as a professional killer by a band planning to murder the Governor. Then he is hired by the Security Dept. to try to unmask and to catch the leaders.
Style: suspense
Plot: assassination, death, mistaken identity, drive by shooting, abduction, actor, jail, henchman, gunfight, police officer, runaway, false name ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Contractor (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Former CIA Operative, James Dial is coaxed back into action to kill a terrorist in London, but it all goes wrong and he is forced into hiding, where he meets and befriends a 12 year old girl.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, betrayal, assassination, manhunt, heroes, murder, hitman, crimes, friendship, danger, deadly, law enforcer killer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, montana, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Critical Assembly (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Critical Assembly is based on two college students (Katherine Heigl and Kerr Smith) who build a nuclear device, which is stolen by a fellow student. When it ends up in the hands of a terrorist, they work with an FBI agent (Beach) in a race against ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, race against time, danger, chases and races, law enforcement, undercover, state affairs, deadly, heroes, professor, fbi agent, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 177K
Red Sparrow (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Prima ballerina, Dominika Egorova faces a bleak and uncertain future after she suffers an injury that ends her career. She soon turns to Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people to use their minds and bodies ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, sexual, erotic, rough ...
Plot: female spy, female agent, spy, female assassin, deception, russian spy, secret mission, sexploitation, manipulation, seduction, training, secret agent ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: russia, budapest, hungary, united kingdom, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
River Runs Red (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the son of a successful judge is killed by two police officers and the system sets them free, a hardened veteran detective finds some incriminating files on the officers and the judge teams up with another mourning father to take the law into ...
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing
Plot: murder, police, vengeance, vigilantism, conspiracy, justice, danger, crimes, gunfight, corruption, violence, cover up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Natural Causes (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An American links her mothers death in Bankok to a plot involving Vietnamese refugees.
Plot: espionage, murder, cia, death of mother
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, secret agents, espionage, undercover, terrorism, sniper, conspiracy, undercover agent, surveillance, political conspiracy, murder, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, september 11 2001, year 2001 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.4
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Street Wars (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young man takes over as the head of a crack dealing outfit after his brother, the gang's leader, is murdered.
Plot: assassination, street gang, revenge, brothers, murder, aviation, muslim, machine gun, transsexual, glider
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Live Wire 2: Human Timebomb (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A computer chip turns an FBI agent into a lethal weapon.
Plot: fistfight, helicopter, hand to hand combat, martial arts, machine gun, motorcycle, fbi, gunfight, sexploitation, street shootout, fbi agent
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: suspenseful, serious, political thriller, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political conspiracy, politics, political corruption, on the run, assassination, betrayal, witnessing a crime, intrigue, crimes, assassination attempt, conspiracy, political intrigue ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Haywire (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mallory Kane is a highly trained operative who works for a government security contractor in the dirtiest, most dangerous corners of the world. After successfully freeing a Chinese journalist held hostage, she is double crossed and left for dead by ...
Style: serious, rough, twists and turns, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one woman army, mercenary, spies, fist fighting, betrayal, chases and races, rivalry, danger, hitman, one man army, manhunt, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., barcelona, usa, ireland, europe ...
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40%
The Parallax View (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ambitious reporter, investigating a senator's assassination, realizes witnesses to the shooting are systematically dying and discovers a multi-million dollar corporation which serves as a front for the recruitment of political assassins.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: politics, political conspiracy, conspiracy, senator, investigation, corruption, murder, assassination, political corruption, undercover, reporter, media ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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White House Down (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Capitol Policeman John Cale has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer. Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House, when the complex is ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: white house, president, secret service, conspiracy, terrorism, nuclear threat, save the day, ex military, siege, hostage, treason, head of state ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c., paris france, north america, pentagon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Interrogation (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After the FBI receives a threat that endangers the entire city, an interrogator and an I.T. specialist are plunged into a series of mind games with a criminal mastermind, desperately racing against time to uncover the villain's true agenda as ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: threat, fbi, crimes, deadly, danger, fbi agent, rivalry, disorder, society, murder, life is a bitch, death ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Last Witness (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman becomes entangled in the conspiracy of two world governments to assassinate an international leader in New York.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: assassination, intrigue, conspiracy, special agents, danger, rivalry, undercover, chases and races, deadly, crimes, state affairs, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, south africa, connecticut ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Assassination (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jay Killon is the bodyguard of the recently elected US president, but he is assigned to the first lady (Lara Royce). Lara hates Killon so she does all she can to escape. The story complicates when someone tries to kill Lara.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: bodyguard, assassination, terrorism, secret agents, heroes, deadly, state affairs, crimes, undercover, espionage, chases and races, politics ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c., wyoming, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
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Ava (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A black ops assassin is forced to fight for her own survival after a job goes dangerously wrong.
Style: tense, twists and turns, exciting, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: female agent, female spy, female assassin, strong female character, intelligence agency, woman fights a man, femme fatale, one woman army, woman with a gun, assassin, murder, hitman ...
Time: 2020s
Place: saudi arabia, boston, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.0
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NetForce (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Set in the year 2005, a division of the FBI, called "NetForce" has been initiated to investigate Internet crime. A Bill Gates-type character finds a loophole in his new web browser which enables him to gain control of the Internet. ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: internet, technophobia, computer system, crimes, government agency, heroes, computers and web, special agents, law enforcement, rivalry, chases and races, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2000s, near future
Place: washington d.c., maryland, virginia, new york, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.5
 41
Checkmate (1973)
Genre: Thriller, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Federation's Boss must call their best agent out of a bedroom romp with a gentleman because the USA, Russia, Britain and France, are under the menace of an atomic weapon carried by their very own super secret joint satellite.
Plot: seduction, exploitation, murder, james bond spoof, women fight, shooting, stab wound, female agent, female nudity, aerial shot, agent, erotica ...
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37%