Explosions movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant explosions movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, entertaining, suspenseful, humorous, suspense and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with explosions, gunfight, weapons, chase, dialogue, mentor, lone hero, murder, fight scenes and vengeance plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, Germany, China and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as explosions: The Kingdom (2007), Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001), Operation Red Sea (2018), Transformers: The Last Knight (2017), Deepwater Horizon (2016), Transporter 2 (2005), The Expendables (2010), Die Hard 2 (1990), Jack Reacher (2012), Last Action Hero (1993).

List of explosions movies

 7.0
 123K
The Kingdom (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A team of U.S. government agents is sent to investigate the bombing of an American facility in the Middle East.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, special agents, investigation, terrorist, muslim, deception, prince, fbi, chase, interrogation, evidence, loss of friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, saudi arabia, washington d.c., usa, iraq
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Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: English aristocrat Lara Croft is skilled in hand-to-hand combat and in the middle of a battle with a secret society. The shapely archaeologist moonlights as a tomb raider to recover lost antiquities and meets her match in the evil Powell, who's ...
Style: exciting, stylized, entertaining, sexy, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeology, archaeologist, treasure, artifact, female protagonist, fantasy world, tomb, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, solar eclipse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: venice, cambodia, iceland, siberia, egypt
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Operation Red Sea (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: China, Morocco, Hong Kong
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A squad of the Jiaolong Commando Unit - Sea Dragon, a spec ops team of the Chinese Navy, carries out a hostage rescue operation in the nation of Yewaire, on the Arabian Peninsula, and fiercely fights against local rebel groups and Zaka, a terrorist ...
Style: propaganda film, exciting, breathtaking, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ex special forces, explosions, propaganda, chinese army, nuclear weapon, law enforcement, terrorism, nuclear, save the day, arms dealer, ship, group of criminals ...
Place: somalia
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Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Canada, Mexico
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Autobots and Decepticons are at war, with humans on the sidelines. Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth.
Style: absurd, suspense, entertaining, surprise ending, cliffhanger ...
Plot: robot, giant robots, man versus machine, knight, end of the world, alien, tough guy, culture clash, transforming robot, artificial intelligence, apocalypse, chaos ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s, year 2017, future
Place: england, tower bridge london, havana cuba, south dakota, big ben london ...
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Deepwater Horizon (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A story set on the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, which exploded during April 2010 and created the worst oil spill in U.S. history.
Style: disaster movie, exciting, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: natural disaster, courage, rescue, oil rig, explosion, trapped, disaster film, sea, survival, panic, oil, fire ...
Time: year 2010, 2010s, 21st century, 70s
Place: louisiana, boston, california
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 6.3
 197K
Transporter 2 (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Professional driver Frank Martin is living in Miami, where he is temporarily filling in for a friend as the chauffeur for a government narcotics control policymaker and his family. The young boy in the family is targeted for kidnapping, and Frank ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone hero, car chase, fight scenes, kidnapping, martial arts, weapons, deadly virus, danger, race against time, chases and races, virus, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, usa, florida, france
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 6.5
 335K
The Expendables (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria, Spain, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Barney Ross leads a band of highly skilled mercenaries including knife enthusiast Lee Christmas, a martial arts expert, heavy weapons specialist, demolitionist, and a loose-cannon sniper. When the group is commissioned by the mysterious Mr. Church ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, sniper, chase, unstoppable, gunfight, tough guy, escape, tough heroes, master warrior, martial arts, army, machismo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, 80s
Place: latin america, new orleans, somalia
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 7.1
 348K
Die Hard 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: John McClane is an off-duty cop gripped with a feeling of déjà vu when on a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capital, terrorists seize a major international airport, holding thousands of holiday travelers hostage. Renegade military ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, airport, fight scenes, airplane, lone hero, christmas, terrorism, swat team, police officer, chase, one man army, save the day ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1990
Place: washington d.c., los angeles, usa, california
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 7.0
 322K
Jack Reacher (2012)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When a gunman takes five lives with six shots, all evidence points to the suspect in custody. On interrogation, the suspect offers up a single note: "Get Jack Reacher!" So begins an extraordinary chase for the truth, pitting Jack Reacher ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: investigation, ex military, loner, sniper, murder, lone wolves, crimes, drifter, frame up, dishonesty, female partner, false accusation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pittsburgh, pennsylvania, ohio, baghdad iraq
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Last Action Hero (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Danny is obsessed with a fictional movie character action hero Jack Slater. When a magical ticket transports him into Jack's latest adventure, Danny finds himself in a world where movie magic and reality collide. Now it's up to Danny to ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, parody, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, heroes, magic, good versus evil, fantasy world, gunfight, film within a film, dark humor, magical object, ticket, villain, child's point of view ...
Time: 90s, twentieth century, year 1993, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: california, los angeles, new york, usa, manhattan new york city ...
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 5.8
 89
Chaco (2020)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Argentina, Bolivia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In 1934, Bolivia is at war with Paraguay. Liborio and Ticona and other Bolivian indigenous soldiers are lost in the hell of the Chaco, under the commandment of German Captain Kundt. They're looking for the Paraguayan enemy that they ...
Style: realistic, serious, intense, captivating
Plot: military life, army, defeat, patriotism, explosions, fight, wartime life, danger, battle zone, wartime, soldier, death ...
Time: 20th century
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 5.9
 2K
Viper (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Viper is an action-adventure TV series about a special task force set up by the federal government to fight crime in the fictional city of Metro City, California that is perpetually under siege from one crime wave after another. The weapon used by ...
Style: realistic, captivating, witty, suspense, exciting
Plot: police, technology, fighting crime, police chase, fast car, teamwork, crimes, transformation, inspector, agent, characters in danger, chase ...
Time: near future
Place: california
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 6.7
 409K
Armageddon (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: When an asteroid threatens to collide with Earth, NASA honcho Dan Truman determines the only way to stop it is to drill into its surface and detonate a nuclear bomb. This leads him to renowned driller Harry Stamper, who agrees to helm the dangerous ...
Style: suspense, exciting, disaster movie, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, save the world, natural disaster, astronaut, nasa, space travel, outer space, race against time, self sacrifice, catastrophe, adventure ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, paris france, manhattan new york city, pentagon, washington d.c. ...
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Quantum of Solace (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate ...
Style: exciting, suspense, intense, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, james bond, vengeance, secret service, espionage, betrayal, 007, secret agents, spy, interrogation, undercover, cia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: bolivia, haiti, london, russia, south america ...
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Tremors 3: Back to Perfection (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Burt Gummer returns home to Perfection, Nev., to find that the town of terror has become a theme park, and when the simulated giant worm attacks turn real, the survivalist must battle the creatures once again. Gummer pits his impressive knowledge of ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, absurd, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, small town, real estate agent, human versus monster, worm, store, danger, deadly creature, deadly, rescue, supernatural, creature ...
Place: nevada, usa, argentina
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The Fate of the Furious (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, USA, Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: When a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of crime and a betrayal of those closest to him, the crew face trials that will test them as never before.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, entertaining, stylized ...
Plot: street racing, computer cracker, car chase, chase, car race, car, betrayal, racing, master criminal, mysterious woman, bodyguard, one against many ...
Time: 2010s
Place: havana cuba, new york, berlin germany, manhattan new york city, russia ...
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xXx: Return of Xander Cage (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: China, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage comes out of self-imposed exile, thought to be long dead, and is set on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, intense, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: lone hero, tough guy, spy, extreme sports, secret agents, weapons, cia agent, revenge, back from the dead, fight, mission, car chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: united kingdom, dominican republic, big ben london, the philippines, new york ...
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John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, Hong Kong, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: John Wick is forced out of retirement by a former associate looking to seize control of a shadowy international assassins’ guild. Bound by a blood oath to aid him, Wick travels to Rome and does battle against some of the world’s most dangerous ...
Style: suspense, tense, neo noir, bloody, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, lone hero, one against many, warrior, hand to hand combat, bounty hunter, tough guy, woman fights a man, dark hero, manhunt, gun, weapons ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, rome italy, manhattan new york city, new york
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 8.2
 824K
Die Hard (1988)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: NYPD cop, John McClane's plan to reconcile with his estranged wife is thrown for a serious loop when minutes after he arrives at her office, the entire building is overtaken by a group of terrorists. With little help from the LAPD, wisecracking ...
Style: intense, suspenseful, exciting, serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, hostage, gunfight, terrorist, christmas, heist, storage unit, courage, save the day, race against time, marital problem, fbi ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 7.2
 346K
Speed (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Los Angeles SWAT cop Jack Traven is up against bomb expert Howard Payne, who's after major ransom money. First it's a rigged elevator in a very tall building. Then it's a rigged bus--if it slows, it will blow, bad enough any day, but ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: hostage, danger, highway, rescue, bomb, hostages, unlikely partners, save the day, hijacking, chases and races, bus, master criminal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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The Expendables 2 (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Bulgaria, China
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Mr. Church reunites the Expendables for what should be an easy paycheck, but when one of their men is murdered on the job, their quest for revenge puts them deep in enemy territory and up against an unexpected threat.
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ex military, mercenary, gunfight, machismo, battles, tough guy, sniper, tough heroes, master warrior, merciless, hotshot, mission gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 2012, 80s
Place: albania, europe, paris france, china, nepal ...
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 6.9
 286K
Con Air (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When the government puts all its rotten criminal eggs in one airborne basket, it's asking for trouble. Before you can say, "Pass the barf bag," the crooks control the plane, led by creepy Cyrus "The Virus" Grissom. Watching ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: hijacking, airplane, master criminal, convict, one man army, prison, machismo, helicopter, confined, law enforcement, tough heroes, war hero ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, united states, california ...
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Live Free or Die Hard (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: John McClane is back and badder than ever, and this time he's working for Homeland Security. He calls on the services of a young hacker in his bid to stop a ring of Internet terrorists intent on taking control of America's computer ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hacker, fbi, terrorism, one man army, hostage, lone hero, gunfight, police officer, bomb, chaos, heroes, car chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, new york, washington d.c.
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Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jonathan Ecks, an FBI agent, realizes that he must join with his lifelong enemy, Agent Sever, a rogue DIA agent with whom he is in mortal combat, in order to defeat a common enemy. That enemy has developed a "micro-device" that can be ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: femme fatale, assassination, government agency, vengeance, manhunt, danger, special agents, tough heroes, martial arts, gunfight, fight, swat team ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vancouver british columbia canada, vancouver
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A Good Day to Die Hard (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Iconoclastic, take-no-prisoners cop John McClane, finds himself for the first time on foreign soil after traveling to Moscow to help his wayward son Jack - unaware that Jack is really a highly-trained CIA operative out to stop a nuclear weapons ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cia, car chase, danger, heroes, agent, bomb, escape, one man army, partners against crime, save the day, heroic mission, snitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: russia, moscow russia, langley virginia, new york, chernobyl
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Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Sam Witwicky leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life. But when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the Transformers' war.
Style: exciting, semi serious, psychotronic, surreal, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: robot, transformation, battles, chaos, androids and robots, evil alien, military, extraterrestrial, fictional war, good versus evil, man versus machine, cyborgs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, prehistoric times, stone age
Place: egypt, washington d.c., jordan, shanghai china, paris france ...
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 7.8
 49K
Hard Boiled (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A cop who loses his partner in a shoot-out with gun smugglers goes on a mission to catch them. In order to get closer to the leaders of the ring he joins forces with an undercover cop who's working as a gangster hitman. They use all means of ...
Style: stylized, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, friendship, arms dealer, smuggling, massacre, mexican standoff, mafia, loss of partner, heroes, undercover, arms smuggling, fighting crime ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, asia
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Collateral Damage (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Firefighter Gordon Brewer is plunged into the complex and dangerous world of international terrorism after he loses his wife and child in a bombing credited to Claudio 'The Wolf' Perrini.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, fbi, explosion, revenge, investigation, vigilantism, profanity, crimes, danger, deadly, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, 2000s
Place: colombia, los angeles, washington d.c., latin america, south america
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 6.3
 204K
Death Race (2008)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Terminal Island, New York: 2020. Overcrowding in the US penal system has reached a breaking point. Prisons have been turned over to a monolithic Weyland Corporation, which sees jails full of thugs as an opportunity for televised sport. Adrenalized ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, car chase, tough guy, car race, tough heroes, contests and competitions, ex convict, street racing, chases and races, prison life, heroes, police brutality ...
Time: future, 2020s, 2010s, year 2012
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G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 118 min.
Story: From the Egyptian desert to deep below the polar ice caps, the elite G.I. JOE team uses the latest in next-generation spy and military equipment to fight the corrupt arms dealer Destro and the growing threat of the mysterious Cobra organization to ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, serious, comic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: good versus evil, heroic mission, danger, military, soldier, chaos, terrorist, government, attack, revenge, person on fire, treason ...
Time: future, 1600s, 2000s, 17th century, 21st century
Place: japan, egypt, washington d.c., paris france, moscow russia ...
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