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American Assassin (2017)
Action, Thriller

American Assassin (2017)

Twenty three-year-old Mitch lost his parents to a tragic car accident at the age of fourteen, and his girlfriend to a terrorist attack just as they were engaged. Seeking revenge, he is enlisted by CIA Deputy Director Irene Kennedy as a black ops recruit. Kennedy then assigns Cold War veteran Stan Hurley to train Mitch. Together they will later on investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets. The discovery of a pattern in the violence leads them to a joint mission with a lethal Turkish agent to stop a mysterious operative intent on starting a world war in the Middle East. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  exploitation,  surveillance,  sadism,  redemption,  tragedy,  mafia,  terrorism,  brutality,  conspiracy,  anger,  deception,  escape,  torture,  politics,  betrayal,  money,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense,  gore
Locations:tunnel,  laboratory,  ocean,  rooftop,  sea,  apartment,  woods,  elevator,  airport,  bathtub,  boat,  hotel,  forest,  restaurant,  beach,  bar,  hospital
Characters:engineer,  russian,  warrior,  hostage,  soldier,  doctor
Period:2010s
Story:spy turned terrorist,  water torture,  nuclear physicist,  mentor protege relationship,  loose cannon,  commando raid,  cia director,  secret tunnel,  secret laboratory,  cia agent,  undercover agent,  surveillance footage,  terrorist cell,  corrupt politician,  terrorist attack,  orphan boy,  former spy,  terrorist group,  sniper rifle,  nuclear terrorism,  spy hero,  terrorist plot,  islamic terrorism,  counter terrorism,  female spy,  political conspiracy,  nuclear bomb,  cabin in the woods,  final showdown,  female warrior,  rescue attempt,  helicopter pilot,  money transfer,  money falling through the air,  hotel room,  street shootout,  pistol whip,  underwater explosion,  knife fight,  knife throwing,  gas explosion,  nuclear explosion,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  death of fiancee,  dubai united arab emirates,  death of uncle,  secret military operation,  tripoli libya,  capsizing ship,  providence rhode island,  ibiza spain,  loss of fiancee,  intelligence officer,  death wish,  rubber bullet,  maelstrom,  ex navy,  islamic fundamentalism,  anti arab,  sadomasochist,  delta force,  neoconservatism,  cauterization,  invasion of privacy,  geopolitics,  sinkhole,  thrown through a windshield,  plutonium,  british actor playing american character,  obese man,  controversial,  self inflicted gunshot wound,  boxing gym,  extremism,  disobeying orders,  recruit,  naval officer,  man punches a woman,  housing project,  run over by a car,  insubordination,  secret passageway,  ex special forces,  loss of girlfriend,  black ops,  safe house,  mossad,  man fights a woman,  jihad,  reference to santa claus,  bloody violence,  crushed by a car,  blowtorch,  mushroom cloud,  boot camp,  warsaw poland,  military police,  nuclear threat,  innocent person killed,  knocked out with a gun butt,  physicist,  death of girlfriend,  nuclear weapons,  anti heroine,  one woman army,  bilingualism,  shooting range,  wiretapping,  aircraft carrier,  camera phone,  woman fights a man,  infiltration,  mole,  righteous rage,  tragic past,  rogue agent,  shot in the foot,  nuclear war,  filmed killing,  final battle,  speedboat,  top secret,  countdown,  woman kills a man,  carjacking,  u.s. navy,  man kills a woman,  virginia,  electric shock,  vigilante justice,  fighter jet,  body in a trunk,  no title at beginning,  assistant,  embassy,  anarchy,  iranian,  stabbed in the arm,  blood on camera lens,  computer cracker,  commander,  arms dealer,  armored car,  parkour,  gun in mouth,  bag over head,  death of loved one,  vigilantism,  romania,  vomit,  timebomb,  pickpocket,  alley,  harbor,  istanbul turkey,  close up of eyes,  tracking device,  engagement ring,  fight to the death,  car chase,  government agent,  patriotism,  ethnic slur,  tragic hero,  ambiguous ending,  landlord,  body count,  bruise,  body landing on a car,  dark past,  fiance fiancee relationship,  title at the end,  gasoline,  eye gouging,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  e mail,  assault rifle,  hologram,  commando,  punched in the chest,  stabbed in the leg,  near death experience,  dark hero,  special forces,  police officer shot,  mentor,  shot in the face,  stabbed in the throat,  evacuation,  mercilessness,  hatred,  obesity,  uncle niece relationship,  target practice,  cynicism,  stealing a car,  reverse footage,  flood,  gas mask,  gun battle,  thug,  kickboxing,  cannon,  action heroine,  animal attack,  parking garage,  virtual reality,  sadomasochism,  kicked in the stomach,  wristwatch,  loss of loved one,  walkie talkie,  beard,  mobster,  rome italy,  assassination attempt,  sociopath,  tourist,  uzi,  traitor,  eavesdropping,  italian,  twenty something,  machismo,  ak 47,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  cia,  espionage,  secret agent,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  general,  profanity,  mercenary,  american abroad,  suspicion,  laptop,  tragic event,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  long take,  scar,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  bank,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  undercover,  mission,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  stabbed in the back,  attempted murder,  organized crime,  danger,  one against many,  limousine,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  training,  marriage proposal,  bartender,  shot in the leg,  news report,  femme fatale,  police officer killed,  van,  underwater scene,  sniper,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  man with glasses,  exploding car,  map,  tied to a chair,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  politician,  montage,  massacre,  strangulation,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  flashlight,  orphan,  subjective camera,  spy,  shot in the back,  f word,  scientist,  fighting,  handcuffs,  hallucination,  cafe,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  water,  showdown,  brawl,  london england,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  face slap,  shot in the chest,  gangster,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  neo noir,  swimming pool,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  topless female nudity,  coming of age,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  two word title,  based on novel,  bare breasts,  violence,  dog,  death,  interview,  blood,  fight,  murder,  flashback

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)

CIA chief Hunley (Baldwin) convinces a Senate committee to disband the IMF (Impossible Mission Force), of which Ethan Hunt (Cruise) is a key member. Hunley argues that the IMF is too reckless. Now on his own, Hunt goes after a shadowy and deadly rogue organization called the Syndicate.

Themes:surveillance,  terrorism,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:hotel,  restaurant
Characters:russian,  hostage
Story:commando raid,  cia agent,  undercover agent,  corrupt politician,  terrorist attack,  former spy,  terrorist group,  sniper rifle,  terrorist plot,  female spy,  female warrior,  money transfer,  knife fight,  foot chase,  man fights a woman,  innocent person killed,  anti heroine,  one woman army,  woman fights a man,  rogue agent,  woman kills a man,  stabbed in the arm,  bag over head,  tracking device,  car chase,  jumping through a window,  assault rifle,  stabbed in the leg,  near death experience,  evacuation,  stealing a car,  reverse footage,  action heroine,  parking garage,  kicked in the stomach,  sociopath,  ak 47,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  cia,  espionage,  secret agent,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  suspicion,  american abroad,  laptop,  bodyguard,  long take,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  mission,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  stabbed in the back,  limousine,  femme fatale,  underwater scene,  sniper,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  man with glasses,  exploding car,  map,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  politician,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  subjective camera,  spy,  shot in the back,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  london england,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  machine gun,  helicopter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  swimming pool,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  knife,  martial arts,  photograph,  bare chested male,  murder,  flashback,  violence,  death

Atomic Blonde (2017)
Action, Mystery, Thriller

Atomic Blonde (2017)

The crown jewel of Her Majesty's Secret Intelligence Service, Agent Lorraine Broughton (Theron) is equal parts spycraft, sensuality and savagery, willing to deploy any of her skills to stay alive on her impossible mission. Sent alone into Berlin to deliver a priceless dossier out of the destabilized city, she partners with embedded station chief David Percival (James McAvoy) to navigate her way through the deadliest game of spies. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  sadism,  brutality,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense,  gore
Locations:tunnel,  rooftop,  apartment,  elevator,  airport,  bathtub,  hotel,  restaurant,  bar
Characters:russian,  hostage,  soldier
Story:cia agent,  undercover agent,  sniper rifle,  spy hero,  female spy,  final showdown,  female warrior,  hotel room,  pistol whip,  knife fight,  knife throwing,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  man punches a woman,  man fights a woman,  bloody violence,  crushed by a car,  knocked out with a gun butt,  anti heroine,  one woman army,  bilingualism,  wiretapping,  woman fights a man,  rogue agent,  woman kills a man,  man kills a woman,  stabbed in the arm,  blood on camera lens,  arms dealer,  alley,  fight to the death,  car chase,  bruise,  body landing on a car,  gasoline,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  punched in the chest,  stabbed in the leg,  shot in the face,  stabbed in the throat,  evacuation,  mercilessness,  stealing a car,  thug,  action heroine,  kicked in the stomach,  wristwatch,  beard,  assassination attempt,  traitor,  italian,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  cia,  espionage,  secret agent,  silencer,  profanity,  suspicion,  american abroad,  long take,  scar,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  knocked out,  race against time,  undercover,  mission,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  attempted murder,  stabbed in the back,  danger,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  bartender,  shot in the leg,  news report,  femme fatale,  police officer killed,  van,  underwater scene,  sniper,  double cross,  hit by a car,  disarming someone,  man with glasses,  exploding car,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  massacre,  strangulation,  ambush,  assassin,  spy,  shot in the back,  f word,  fighting,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  water,  showdown,  brawl,  london england,  gunfight,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  neo noir,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  topless female nudity,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  based on novel,  two word title,  bare breasts,  murder,  flashback,  death,  blood,  fight,  violence

John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)
Action, Crime, Thriller

John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)

Themes:panic,  exploitation,  mafia,  brutality,  deception,  escape,  betrayal,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense,  gore
Locations:tunnel,  rooftop,  elevator,  hotel,  restaurant,  bar
Characters:russian,  warrior
Period:2010s
Story:sniper rifle,  final showdown,  female warrior,  knife fight,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  man fights a woman,  crushed by a car,  bilingualism,  shooting range,  woman fights a man,  tragic past,  shot in the foot,  man kills a woman,  stabbed in the arm,  blood on camera lens,  arms dealer,  car chase,  fight to the death,  tragic hero,  body count,  bruise,  body landing on a car,  dark past,  aerial shot,  punched in the chest,  stabbed in the leg,  dark hero,  shot in the face,  stabbed in the throat,  mercilessness,  target practice,  stealing a car,  thug,  kicked in the stomach,  beard,  mobster,  rome italy,  assassination attempt,  italian,  machismo,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  american abroad,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  long take,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  stabbed in the back,  attempted murder,  organized crime,  danger,  one against many,  limousine,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  sniper,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  massacre,  strangulation,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  f word,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  gangster,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  neo noir,  corpse,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  cigarette smoking,  flashback,  fight,  blood,  death,  violence,  murder,  dog

Xxx: Return Of Xander Cage (2017) is one of the best movies like American Assassin (2017)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

Xxx: Return Of Xander Cage (2017)

Extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage (Vin Diesel) comes out of self-imposed exile, thought to be long dead, and is set on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang (Donnie Yen) and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable weapon known as Pandora's Box. Recruiting an all-new group of thrill-seeking cohorts, Xander finds himself enmeshed in a deadly conspiracy that points to collusion at the highest levels of world governments. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  redemption,  terrorism,  brutality,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  betrayal,  revenge
Locations:rooftop,  apartment,  woods,  elevator,  forest,  restaurant,  beach,  bar
Characters:russian,  warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Period:2010s
Story:commando raid,  cia agent,  undercover agent,  surveillance footage,  sniper rifle,  spy hero,  female spy,  final showdown,  female warrior,  money falling through the air,  knife throwing,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  man fights a woman,  anti heroine,  camera phone,  woman fights a man,  infiltration,  rogue agent,  woman kills a man,  carjacking,  man kills a woman,  computer cracker,  arms dealer,  armored car,  parkour,  timebomb,  tracking device,  car chase,  government agent,  body landing on a car,  title at the end,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  commando,  punched in the chest,  special forces,  evacuation,  mercilessness,  stealing a car,  gun battle,  action heroine,  kicked in the stomach,  wristwatch,  walkie talkie,  beard,  assassination attempt,  uzi,  eavesdropping,  ak 47,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  cia,  espionage,  secret agent,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  american abroad,  suspicion,  laptop,  bodyguard,  scar,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  knocked out,  race against time,  undercover,  mission,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  attempted murder,  one against many,  limousine,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  news report,  femme fatale,  van,  underwater scene,  sniper,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  anti hero,  exploding car,  map,  stabbed in the chest,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  massacre,  ambush,  assassin,  spy,  shot in the back,  fighting,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  london england,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  swimming pool,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  bare chested male,  murder,  death,  violence,  fight

Criminal (2016)
Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-fi, Thriller

Criminal (2016)

Bill Pope (Ryan Reynolds) is a CIA agent on a mission in London tracking down a shadowy hacker nicknamed "The Dutchman." When he gets mysteriously ambushed and killed, an experimental procedure is used to transfer his memories into dangerous convict Jericho Stewart (Kevin Costner). When he wakes up with the CIA agent's memories, his mission is to find The Dutchman and make the deal with him before the hacker launches ICBM's and starts World War III. But complications soon arise and the mission turns personal. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  redemption,  terrorism,  brutality,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  money,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:laboratory,  airport,  restaurant,  beach
Characters:russian,  warrior,  hostage,  soldier,  doctor
Period:2010s
Story:commando raid,  cia agent,  undercover agent,  sniper rifle,  terrorist plot,  female spy,  street shootout,  pistol whip,  foot chase,  intelligence officer,  thrown through a windshield,  british actor playing american character,  ex special forces,  nuclear threat,  innocent person killed,  nuclear weapons,  bilingualism,  woman kills a man,  man kills a woman,  embassy,  computer cracker,  armored car,  pickpocket,  tracking device,  car chase,  government agent,  gasoline,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  punched in the chest,  commando,  special forces,  stabbed in the throat,  mercilessness,  stealing a car,  thug,  kicked in the stomach,  wristwatch,  walkie talkie,  beard,  assassination attempt,  sociopath,  eavesdropping,  subtitled scene,  cia,  espionage,  secret agent,  mercenary,  american abroad,  laptop,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  scar,  opening action scene,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  undercover,  mission,  beaten to death,  electrocution,  attempted murder,  danger,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  news report,  police officer killed,  van,  underwater scene,  sniper,  double cross,  one man army,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  exploding car,  tied to a chair,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  strangulation,  terrorist,  subjective camera,  spy,  shot in the back,  f word,  handcuffs,  cafe,  interrogation,  car crash,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  london england,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  neo noir,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  violence,  flashback,  murder,  fight,  death,  blood

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Action, Thriller

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Despite his tarnished reputation after the events of The Dark Knight, in which he took the rap for Dent's crimes, Batman feels compelled to intervene to assist the city and its police force which is struggling to cope with Bane's plans to destroy the city.

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  redemption,  terrorism,  brutality,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:tunnel,  rooftop,  apartment,  elevator,  airport,  bar,  hospital
Characters:engineer,  russian,  warrior,  hostage,  soldier,  doctor
Period:2010s
Story:nuclear physicist,  cia agent,  terrorist attack,  terrorist group,  sniper rifle,  terrorist plot,  nuclear bomb,  final showdown,  female warrior,  rescue attempt,  street shootout,  pistol whip,  gas explosion,  nuclear explosion,  foot chase,  british actor playing american character,  mushroom cloud,  nuclear threat,  knocked out with a gun butt,  physicist,  anti heroine,  one woman army,  woman fights a man,  nuclear war,  filmed killing,  final battle,  carjacking,  fighter jet,  no title at beginning,  anarchy,  computer cracker,  armored car,  bag over head,  vigilantism,  timebomb,  pickpocket,  tracking device,  fight to the death,  tragic hero,  title at the end,  gasoline,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  commando,  punched in the chest,  dark hero,  special forces,  evacuation,  mercilessness,  stealing a car,  flood,  gas mask,  thug,  action heroine,  parking garage,  kicked in the stomach,  walkie talkie,  assassination attempt,  sociopath,  uzi,  ak 47,  henchman,  cia,  mercenary,  american abroad,  laptop,  tragic event,  bodyguard,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  mission,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  stabbed in the back,  danger,  one against many,  limousine,  training,  shot in the leg,  news report,  femme fatale,  police officer killed,  sniper,  double cross,  one man army,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  man with glasses,  exploding car,  stabbed in the chest,  mixed martial arts,  massacre,  strangulation,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  orphan,  subjective camera,  shot in the back,  scientist,  hallucination,  cafe,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  water,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  neo noir,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  bare chested male,  murder,  flashback,  fight,  death

The Take (2016)
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

The Take (2016)

Michael Mason, a pick-pocket living in Paris steals a bag with a teddy bear in it. Not realizing the toy contains a timed bomb, he tosses it aside on a busy street. A few seconds later it explodes, killing four people. CCTV footage reveals Masons face and the French police tag him as a terrorist threat. The explosion, although botched, was set up by a select group of the French Interior Ministry as a decoy so they can make a half billion dollar digital transfer from a bank, (closed on French National Day) -hence the title Bastille Day. In a separate CIA investigation the unruly agent Sean Briar, discovers the real story behind Masons "terrorist attack". The two men, on different sides of the law, collaborate to bring the corrupt members of the Ministry down. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  redemption,  terrorism,  brutality,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  betrayal,  money,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:rooftop,  apartment,  elevator,  restaurant,  bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage
Story:cia agent,  surveillance footage,  terrorist attack,  terrorist group,  sniper rifle,  terrorist plot,  female spy,  final showdown,  money transfer,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  british actor playing american character,  disobeying orders,  insubordination,  man fights a woman,  bilingualism,  camera phone,  woman fights a man,  rogue agent,  woman kills a man,  carjacking,  man kills a woman,  no title at beginning,  gun in mouth,  bag over head,  timebomb,  pickpocket,  tracking device,  title at the end,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  punched in the chest,  shot in the face,  evacuation,  mercilessness,  gas mask,  kicked in the stomach,  wristwatch,  subtitled scene,  cia,  espionage,  secret agent,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  american abroad,  shot in the shoulder,  bank,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  mission,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  attempted murder,  danger,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  bartender,  shot in the leg,  news report,  van,  sniper,  double cross,  one man army,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  tied to a chair,  mixed martial arts,  terrorist,  ambush,  subjective camera,  spy,  shot in the back,  f word,  handcuffs,  cafe,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  blood,  flashback,  murder,  violence,  fight,  death

The Fate Of The Furious (2017) is one of the best movies like American Assassin (2017)
Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller

The Fate Of The Furious (2017)

Now that Dom and Letty are on their honeymoon and Brian and Mia have retired from the game-and the rest of the crew has been exonerated-the globetrotting team has found a semblance of a normal life. But when a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of crime he can't seem to escape and a betrayal of those closest to him, they will face trials that will test them as never before. From the shores of Cuba and the streets of New York City to the icy plains off the arctic Barents Sea, the elite force will crisscross the globe to stop an anarchist from unleashing chaos on the world's stage... and to bring home the man who made them a family. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  redemption,  terrorism,  brutality,  anger,  deception,  escape,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:rooftop,  sea,  hotel,  restaurant,  bar
Characters:russian,  warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Period:2010s
Story:terrorist group,  sniper rifle,  terrorist plot,  final showdown,  female warrior,  pistol whip,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  rubber bullet,  black ops,  ex special forces,  nuclear threat,  knocked out with a gun butt,  anti heroine,  one woman army,  woman fights a man,  final battle,  top secret,  countdown,  woman kills a man,  computer cracker,  armored car,  alley,  tracking device,  fight to the death,  car chase,  government agent,  body landing on a car,  aerial shot,  punched in the chest,  near death experience,  mercilessness,  hatred,  flood,  thug,  action heroine,  parking garage,  kicked in the stomach,  wristwatch,  walkie talkie,  beard,  assassination attempt,  sociopath,  eavesdropping,  ak 47,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  espionage,  secret agent,  silencer,  mercenary,  american abroad,  bodyguard,  scar,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  mission,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  stabbed in the back,  attempted murder,  danger,  one against many,  limousine,  femme fatale,  van,  underwater scene,  sniper,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  anti hero,  exploding car,  map,  tied to a chair,  stabbed in the chest,  mixed martial arts,  politician,  strangulation,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  subjective camera,  spy,  shot in the back,  handcuffs,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  face slap,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  bare chested male,  murder,  fight,  death,  violence,  flashback,  blood

Jason Bourne (2016)
Action, Thriller

Jason Bourne (2016)

Jason Bourne is again being hunted by the CIA. It begins when Nicky Parson a former CIA operative who helped Bourne, who went under and now works with a man who's a whistle blower and is out to expose the CIA's black ops. Nicky hacks into the CIA and downloads everything on all their Black Ops, including Treadstone which Bourne was a part of. And Heather Lee, a CIA agent, discovers the hack and brings it to the attention of CIA Director Dewey, the man behind the Black Ops. He orders Parsons be found and, hopefully, Bourne, too. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  redemption,  brutality,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:rooftop,  apartment,  elevator,  airport,  bathtub,  hotel,  restaurant,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage
Period:2010s
Story:cia director,  cia agent,  sniper rifle,  spy hero,  female spy,  final showdown,  knife fight,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  ex special forces,  black ops,  innocent person killed,  camera phone,  righteous rage,  tragic past,  rogue agent,  final battle,  woman kills a man,  man kills a woman,  computer cracker,  armored car,  death of loved one,  tracking device,  car chase,  fight to the death,  government agent,  tragic hero,  body landing on a car,  dark past,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  punched in the chest,  dark hero,  evacuation,  mercilessness,  stealing a car,  parking garage,  loss of loved one,  rome italy,  assassination attempt,  eavesdropping,  subtitled scene,  cia,  espionage,  secret agent,  silencer,  american abroad,  laptop,  bodyguard,  scar,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  beaten to death,  danger,  one against many,  limousine,  police officer killed,  van,  sniper,  one man army,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  exploding car,  map,  mixed martial arts,  strangulation,  ambush,  assassin,  flashlight,  subjective camera,  spy,  shot in the back,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  london england,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  bare chested male,  murder,  fight,  flashback,  death,  violence

Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)
Action, Adventure, Comedy

Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)

After the Kingsman headquarters are blown up by a psychotic criminal named Poppy Adams. The surviving agents find their way to an allied secret organisation based in Kentucky, named Statesman. The two agencies must now work together in order to save the world and take down the so called 'Golden Circle'. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  terrorism,  brutality,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:gore
Locations:laboratory,  apartment,  woods,  forest,  bar,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Period:2010s
Story:secret laboratory,  undercover agent,  surveillance footage,  spy hero,  terrorist plot,  female spy,  final showdown,  street shootout,  knife fight,  threatened with a knife,  sinkhole,  thrown through a windshield,  british actor playing american character,  knocked out with a gun butt,  bilingualism,  wiretapping,  camera phone,  tragic past,  rogue agent,  filmed killing,  final battle,  top secret,  fighter jet,  anarchy,  computer cracker,  armored car,  tracking device,  fight to the death,  car chase,  body landing on a car,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  hologram,  punched in the chest,  near death experience,  shot in the face,  mercilessness,  reverse footage,  flood,  thug,  kicked in the stomach,  wristwatch,  walkie talkie,  assassination attempt,  sociopath,  traitor,  eavesdropping,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  espionage,  secret agent,  general,  profanity,  mercenary,  american abroad,  laptop,  tragic event,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  scar,  opening action scene,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  undercover,  mission,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  attempted murder,  organized crime,  danger,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  marriage proposal,  bartender,  news report,  femme fatale,  underwater scene,  double cross,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  man with glasses,  exploding car,  map,  tied to a chair,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  strangulation,  ambush,  assassin,  subjective camera,  spy,  shot in the back,  f word,  fighting,  handcuffs,  hallucination,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  water,  showdown,  brawl,  london england,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  blood,  violence,  murder,  flashback,  death,  dog,  fight

Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Captain America: Civil War (2016)

With many people fearing the actions of super heroes, the government decides to push for the Hero Registration Act, a law that limits a hero's actions. This results in a division in The Avengers. Iron Man stands with this Act, claiming that their actions must be kept in check otherwise cities will continue to be destroyed, but Captain America feels that saving the world is daring enough and that they cannot rely on the government to protect the world. This escalates into an all-out war between Team Iron Man (Iron Man, Black Panther, Vision, Black Widow, War Machine, and Spider-Man) and Team Captain America (Captain America, Bucky Barnes, Falcon, Scarlet Witch, Hawkeye, and Ant Man) while a new villain emerges. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  redemption,  terrorism,  brutality,  anger,  deception,  escape,  torture,  politics,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:laboratory,  rooftop,  apartment,  airport,  bathtub,  hotel,  forest,  restaurant,  bar
Characters:engineer,  russian,  warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Period:2010s
Story:water torture,  commando raid,  secret laboratory,  cia agent,  surveillance footage,  terrorist attack,  former spy,  terrorist plot,  female spy,  final showdown,  female warrior,  pistol whip,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  geopolitics,  british actor playing american character,  naval officer,  man punches a woman,  black ops,  man fights a woman,  crushed by a car,  bilingualism,  woman fights a man,  righteous rage,  tragic past,  final battle,  woman kills a man,  u.s. navy,  no title at beginning,  armored car,  death of loved one,  romania,  tracking device,  fight to the death,  car chase,  dark past,  body landing on a car,  title at the end,  jumping through a window,  hologram,  punched in the chest,  near death experience,  dark hero,  special forces,  evacuation,  hatred,  stealing a car,  gas mask,  action heroine,  parking garage,  kicked in the stomach,  wristwatch,  uzi,  ak 47,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  cia,  espionage,  mercenary,  american abroad,  bodyguard,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  undercover,  mission,  beaten to death,  electrocution,  shot in the forehead,  training,  news report,  van,  underwater scene,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  stabbed in the chest,  mixed martial arts,  strangulation,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  flashlight,  orphan,  subjective camera,  spy,  scientist,  fighting,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  london england,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  coming of age,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  bare chested male,  blood,  fight,  violence,  death,  flashback,  murder

London Has Fallen (2016) is one of the best movies like American Assassin (2017)
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

London Has Fallen (2016)

After the British Prime Minister has passed away under mysterious circumstances, all leaders of the Western world must attend his funeral. But what starts out as the most protected event on earth, turns into a deadly plot to kill the world's most powerful leaders and unleash a terrifying vision of the future. The President of the United States, his formidable secret service head and a British MI-6 agent who trusts no one are the only people that have any hope of stopping it. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  terrorism,  brutality,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  torture,  politics,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:gore
Locations:apartment,  airport,  boat
Characters:hostage,  soldier
Period:2010s
Story:commando raid,  terrorist attack,  terrorist group,  sniper rifle,  terrorist plot,  final showdown,  street shootout,  pistol whip,  knife fight,  threatened with a knife,  anti arab,  thrown through a windshield,  british actor playing american character,  extremism,  ex special forces,  safe house,  innocent person killed,  infiltration,  mole,  rogue agent,  fighter jet,  embassy,  arms dealer,  armored car,  tracking device,  car chase,  patriotism,  ethnic slur,  body landing on a car,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  punched in the chest,  commando,  stabbed in the leg,  special forces,  stabbed in the throat,  mercilessness,  parking garage,  kicked in the stomach,  walkie talkie,  assassination attempt,  sociopath,  traitor,  italian,  machismo,  ak 47,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  shot in the arm,  general,  mercenary,  american abroad,  laptop,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  long take,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  stabbed in the back,  one against many,  limousine,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  exploding car,  map,  tied to a chair,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  politician,  massacre,  strangulation,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  subjective camera,  spy,  shot in the back,  f word,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  brawl,  london england,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  knife,  explosion,  death,  violence,  murder

Underworld: Blood Wars (2016)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Underworld: Blood Wars (2016)

The next installment in the blockbuster franchise, UNDERWORLD: BLOOD WARS follows Vampire death dealer, Selene (Kate Beckinsale) as she fends off brutal attacks from both the Lycan clan and the Vampire faction that betrayed her. With her only allies, David (Theo James) and his father Thomas (Charles Dance), she must stop the eternal war between Lycans and Vampires, even if it means she has to make the ultimate sacrifice. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  redemption,  brutality,  conspiracy,  anger,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal
Mood:gore
Locations:tunnel,  laboratory
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:secret laboratory,  surveillance footage,  female spy,  final showdown,  female warrior,  pistol whip,  knife throwing,  threatened with a knife,  man punches a woman,  secret passageway,  man fights a woman,  knocked out with a gun butt,  anti heroine,  one woman army,  shooting range,  woman fights a man,  righteous rage,  tragic past,  shot in the foot,  final battle,  woman kills a man,  man kills a woman,  stabbed in the arm,  tracking device,  fight to the death,  dark past,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  hologram,  punched in the chest,  stabbed in the leg,  near death experience,  shot in the face,  stabbed in the throat,  mercilessness,  target practice,  stealing a car,  reverse footage,  action heroine,  kicked in the stomach,  assassination attempt,  uzi,  traitor,  ak 47,  henchman,  shot in the arm,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  knocked out,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  stabbed in the back,  danger,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  training,  shot in the leg,  femme fatale,  sniper,  double cross,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  massacre,  strangulation,  ambush,  assassin,  flashlight,  spy,  shot in the back,  fighting,  interrogation,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  water,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  machine gun,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  bare chested male,  blood,  flashback,  death,  murder,  violence,  fight

Hardcore Henry (2015)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

Hardcore Henry (2015)

Hardcore Henry is an action film told from a first person perspective: You remember nothing. Mainly because you've just been brought back from the dead by your wife (Haley Bennett). She tells you that your name is Henry. Five minutes later, you are being shot at, your wife has been kidnapped, and you should probably go get her back. Who's got her? His name's Akan; he's a powerful warlord with an army of mercenaries, and a plan for world domination. You're also in an unfamiliar city of Moscow, and everyone wants you dead. Everyone except for a mysterious British fellow called Jimmy. He may be on your side, but you aren't sure. If you can survive the insanity, and solve the mystery, you might just discover your purpose and the truth behind your identity. Good luck, Henry. You're likely going to need it... (Read More)

Themes:panic,  exploitation,  surveillance,  sadism,  terrorism,  brutality,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense,  gore
Locations:laboratory,  rooftop,  apartment,  woods,  elevator,  forest,  beach,  bar
Characters:russian,  warrior,  hostage,  soldier,  doctor
Story:secret laboratory,  terrorist group,  sniper rifle,  terrorist plot,  final showdown,  rescue attempt,  street shootout,  pistol whip,  knife throwing,  foot chase,  thrown through a windshield,  knocked out with a gun butt,  innocent person killed,  bilingualism,  final battle,  woman kills a man,  man kills a woman,  anarchy,  stabbed in the arm,  blood on camera lens,  armored car,  parkour,  tracking device,  fight to the death,  car chase,  body count,  body landing on a car,  eye gouging,  jumping through a window,  punched in the chest,  commando,  stabbed in the leg,  near death experience,  shot in the face,  stabbed in the throat,  mercilessness,  stealing a car,  gun battle,  thug,  parking garage,  kicked in the stomach,  walkie talkie,  assassination attempt,  sociopath,  uzi,  machismo,  ak 47,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  long take,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  beaten to death,  electrocution,  attempted murder,  stabbed in the back,  danger,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  femme fatale,  police officer killed,  van,  underwater scene,  sniper,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  anti hero,  exploding car,  tied to a chair,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  massacre,  strangulation,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  subjective camera,  shot in the back,  f word,  scientist,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  gangster,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  topless female nudity,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  bare breasts,  blood,  death,  flashback,  violence,  murder,  fight,  dog

Brick Mansions (2014)
Action, Crime, Sci-fi, Thriller

Brick Mansions (2014)

Themes:surveillance,  sadism,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:rooftop,  apartment,  elevator,  bathtub,  restaurant
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Period:2010s
Story:sniper rifle,  nuclear bomb,  rescue attempt,  street shootout,  pistol whip,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  nuclear threat,  body in a trunk,  arms dealer,  armored car,  parkour,  timebomb,  tracking device,  car chase,  ethnic slur,  body landing on a car,  jumping through a window,  punched in the chest,  special forces,  stealing a car,  kicked in the stomach,  wristwatch,  walkie talkie,  uzi,  machismo,  ak 47,  henchman,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  knocked out,  race against time,  undercover,  mission,  beaten to death,  organized crime,  one against many,  racial slur,  news report,  sniper,  one man army,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  tied to a chair,  mixed martial arts,  ambush,  flashlight,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  gangster,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  fistfight,  neo noir,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  two word title,  murder,  death,  flashback,  violence,  fight

The Purge: Election Year (2016) is one of the best movies like American Assassin (2017)
Action, Horror, Sci-fi, Thriller

The Purge: Election Year (2016)

It's been seventeen years since Leo Barnes (Frank Grillo) stopped himself from a regrettable act of revenge on Purge Night. Now serving as head of security for Senator Charlie Roan (Elizabeth Mitchell), his mission is to protect her in a run for president and survive the annual ritual that targets the poor and innocent. But when a betrayal forces them onto the streets of D.C. on the one night when no help is available, they must stay alive until dawn...or both be sacrificed for their sins against the state. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  exploitation,  surveillance,  sadism,  brutality,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  politics,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense,  gore
Locations:tunnel,  rooftop,  airport
Characters:russian,  warrior,  hostage
Story:commando raid,  secret tunnel,  sniper rifle,  political conspiracy,  final showdown,  street shootout,  knife fight,  threatened with a knife,  crushed by a car,  tragic past,  filmed killing,  anarchy,  stabbed in the arm,  tracking device,  ethnic slur,  body landing on a car,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  commando,  punched in the chest,  near death experience,  special forces,  shot in the face,  stabbed in the throat,  mercilessness,  hatred,  cynicism,  parking garage,  kicked in the stomach,  wristwatch,  walkie talkie,  assassination attempt,  sociopath,  tourist,  ak 47,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  laptop,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  knocked out,  race against time,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  stabbed in the back,  attempted murder,  danger,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  shot in the leg,  news report,  van,  sniper,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  man with glasses,  map,  tied to a chair,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  politician,  montage,  massacre,  ambush,  flashlight,  shot in the back,  f word,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  bare chested male,  blood,  death,  murder,  flashback,  violence,  fight

Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice (2016)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice (2016)

The general public is concerned over having Superman on their planet and letting the "Dark Knight" - Batman - pursue the streets of Gotham. While this is happening, a power-phobic Batman tries to attack Superman.,Meanwhile Superman tries to settle on a decision, and Lex Luthor, the criminal mastermind and millionaire, tries to use his own advantages to fight the "Man of Steel". (Read More)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  redemption,  terrorism,  brutality,  conspiracy,  anger,  deception,  escape,  torture,  politics,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:laboratory,  rooftop,  apartment,  woods,  bathtub,  forest,  bar
Characters:engineer,  russian,  warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Period:2010s
Story:cia agent,  undercover agent,  surveillance footage,  sniper rifle,  final showdown,  female warrior,  nuclear explosion,  threatened with a knife,  british actor playing american character,  knocked out with a gun butt,  one woman army,  bilingualism,  tragic past,  filmed killing,  final battle,  vigilante justice,  computer cracker,  arms dealer,  armored car,  bag over head,  vigilantism,  close up of eyes,  tracking device,  engagement ring,  car chase,  fight to the death,  ambiguous ending,  body landing on a car,  dark past,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  e mail,  assault rifle,  commando,  punched in the chest,  near death experience,  dark hero,  special forces,  shot in the face,  evacuation,  hatred,  cynicism,  reverse footage,  flood,  thug,  cannon,  action heroine,  kicked in the stomach,  sociopath,  eavesdropping,  ak 47,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  cia,  silencer,  general,  mercenary,  laptop,  bodyguard,  long take,  scar,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  knocked out,  race against time,  undercover,  beaten to death,  electrocution,  stabbed in the back,  danger,  one against many,  training,  news report,  underwater scene,  sniper,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  anti hero,  exploding car,  tied to a chair,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  politician,  montage,  massacre,  strangulation,  terrorist,  ambush,  orphan,  scientist,  hallucination,  handcuffs,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  bare chested male,  flashback,  fight,  murder,  death,  blood,  violence,  interview

Sicario (2015)
Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Sicario (2015)

When drug violence worsens on the USA Mexico border, the FBI sends an idealistic agent, Kate Macer (Emily Blunt) on a mission to eradicate a drug cartel responsible for a bomb that had killed members of her team.

Themes:surveillance,  tragedy,  brutality,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:tunnel,  bar
Characters:hostage,  soldier
Period:2010s
Story:commando raid,  secret tunnel,  cia agent,  surveillance footage,  sniper rifle,  british actor playing american character,  black ops,  bilingualism,  woman fights a man,  tragic past,  no title at beginning,  armored car,  bag over head,  tracking device,  tragic hero,  dark past,  title at the end,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  commando,  near death experience,  dark hero,  police officer shot,  special forces,  cynicism,  reverse footage,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  cia,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  american abroad,  suspicion,  laptop,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  bank,  character's point of view camera shot,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  organized crime,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  news report,  police officer killed,  sniper,  double cross,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  map,  tied to a chair,  stabbed to death,  strangulation,  ambush,  assassin,  subjective camera,  shot in the back,  f word,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  bomb,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  investigation,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  neo noir,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  murder,  dog,  death,  interview,  fight,  violence

The November Man (2014)
Action, Crime, Thriller

The November Man (2014)

Peter Devereaux is a former CIA agent who is asked by the man he worked for to extract a woman who is in Russia and is presently close to a man running for President, who is believed to have committed crimes during the Chechen war. She can give them the name of someone who can prove it. His friend says that she will only come to him. So he goes and she gets the info and tries to get out but the man finds out and tries to stop her. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  brutality,  conspiracy,  anger,  deception,  politics,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:apartment,  elevator,  airport,  hotel,  restaurant,  bar
Characters:russian,  warrior,  hostage
Period:2010s
Story:cia agent,  undercover agent,  corrupt politician,  sniper rifle,  female spy,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  thrown through a windshield,  camera phone,  rogue agent,  embassy,  computer cracker,  car chase,  body count,  e mail,  punched in the chest,  stabbed in the leg,  dark hero,  mentor,  shot in the face,  stabbed in the throat,  stealing a car,  parking garage,  kicked in the stomach,  loss of loved one,  assassination attempt,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  cia,  espionage,  silencer,  american abroad,  bodyguard,  knocked out,  undercover,  mission,  limousine,  shot in the forehead,  news report,  sniper,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  exploding car,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  politician,  strangulation,  assassin,  orphan,  spy,  shot in the back,  f word,  cafe,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  neo noir,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  martial arts,  photograph,  bare chested male,  based on novel,  murder,  blood,  violence,  fight,  flashback,  death

Spectre (2015) is one of the best movies like American Assassin (2017)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

Spectre (2015)

A cryptic message from the past sends James Bond on a rogue mission to Mexico City and eventually Rome, where he meets Lucia, the beautiful and forbidden widow of an infamous criminal. Bond infiltrates a secret meeting and uncovers the existence of the sinister organisation known as SPECTRE. Meanwhile back in London, Max Denbigh, the new head of the Centre of National Security, questions Bond's actions and challenges the relevance of MI6 led by M. Bond covertly enlists Moneypenny and Q to help him seek out Madeleine Swann, the daughter of his old nemesis Mr White, who may hold the clue to untangling the web of SPECTRE. As the daughter of the assassin, she understands Bond in a way most others cannot. As Bond ventures towards the heart of SPECTRE, he learns a chilling connection between himself and the enemy he seeks. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  sadism,  terrorism,  brutality,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  torture,  politics,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:laboratory,  rooftop,  apartment,  woods,  elevator,  boat,  hotel,  forest,  restaurant,  bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage
Period:2010s
Story:secret laboratory,  undercover agent,  surveillance footage,  corrupt politician,  terrorist group,  spy hero,  terrorist plot,  cabin in the woods,  final showdown,  helicopter pilot,  hotel room,  pistol whip,  knife fight,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  thrown through a windshield,  disobeying orders,  safe house,  knocked out with a gun butt,  shooting range,  infiltration,  tragic past,  rogue agent,  final battle,  computer cracker,  armored car,  bag over head,  timebomb,  tracking device,  car chase,  ambiguous ending,  eye gouging,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  e mail,  assault rifle,  punched in the chest,  near death experience,  stealing a car,  thug,  wristwatch,  beard,  rome italy,  assassination attempt,  sociopath,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  espionage,  secret agent,  silencer,  profanity,  laptop,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  long take,  scar,  opening action scene,  knocked out,  race against time,  undercover,  mission,  beaten to death,  danger,  one against many,  bartender,  news report,  double cross,  one man army,  disarming someone,  anti hero,  exploding car,  map,  tied to a chair,  mixed martial arts,  politician,  strangulation,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  orphan,  spy,  shot in the back,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  london england,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  face slap,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  swimming pool,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  interview,  murder,  fight,  death,  violence,  blood

Olympus Has Fallen (2013)
Action, Thriller

Olympus Has Fallen (2013)

When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential Secret Service Agent Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As our national security team scrambles to respond, they are forced to rely on Banning's inside knowledge to help retake the White House, save the President and avert an even bigger disaster. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  sadism,  terrorism,  deception,  escape,  torture,  politics,  betrayal,  kidnapping
Mood:gore
Locations:rooftop,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:commando raid,  secret tunnel,  terrorist attack,  terrorist group,  sniper rifle,  nuclear terrorism,  terrorist plot,  final showdown,  street shootout,  knife fight,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  secret passageway,  ex special forces,  nuclear threat,  aircraft carrier,  rogue agent,  shot in the foot,  filmed killing,  armored car,  bag over head,  government agent,  patriotism,  body count,  assault rifle,  commando,  stabbed in the leg,  special forces,  gas mask,  traitor,  uzi,  machismo,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  general,  mercenary,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  stabbed in the back,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  news report,  police officer killed,  sniper,  one man army,  anti hero,  exploding car,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  politician,  massacre,  strangulation,  terrorist,  assassin,  subjective camera,  shot in the back,  f word,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  murder,  blood,  fight,  violence,  flashback,  death

Suicide Squad (2016)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-fi

Suicide Squad (2016)

It feels good to be bad...Assemble a team of the world's most dangerous, incarcerated Super Villains, provide them with the most powerful arsenal at the government's disposal, and send them off on a mission to defeat an enigmatic, insuperable entity. U.S. intelligence officer Amanda Waller has determined only a secretly convened group of disparate, despicable individuals with next to nothing to lose will do. However, once they realize they weren't picked to succeed but chosen for their patent culpability when they inevitably fail, will the Suicide Squad resolve to die trying, or decide it's every man for himself? (Read More)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  sadism,  redemption,  brutality,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Locations:laboratory,  rooftop,  elevator,  airport,  hotel,  restaurant,  bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Period:2010s
Story:sniper rifle,  final showdown,  female warrior,  rescue attempt,  street shootout,  knife fight,  intelligence officer,  thrown through a windshield,  british actor playing american character,  black ops,  anti heroine,  shooting range,  aircraft carrier,  tragic past,  filmed killing,  final battle,  top secret,  armored car,  alley,  tracking device,  car chase,  government agent,  ethnic slur,  tragic hero,  dark past,  body landing on a car,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  commando,  punched in the chest,  near death experience,  dark hero,  special forces,  evacuation,  target practice,  cynicism,  flood,  thug,  action heroine,  kicked in the stomach,  walkie talkie,  beard,  sociopath,  uzi,  ak 47,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  mercenary,  bodyguard,  scar,  tough girl,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  mission,  beaten to death,  electrocution,  stabbed in the back,  organized crime,  danger,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  femme fatale,  van,  underwater scene,  sniper,  double cross,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  exploding car,  map,  tied to a chair,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  massacre,  strangulation,  ambush,  assassin,  subjective camera,  shot in the back,  scientist,  hallucination,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  gangster,  machine gun,  helicopter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  surprise ending,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  bare chested male,  two word title,  death,  murder,  flashback,  violence,  fight

Batman: The Killing Joke (2016)
Action, Animation, Crime, Drama, Sci-fi, Thriller

Batman: The Killing Joke (2016)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  sadism,  tragedy,  mafia,  brutality,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping
Mood:suspense
Locations:rooftop,  apartment,  elevator,  boat,  bar,  hospital
Characters:engineer,  warrior,  hostage,  doctor
Story:final showdown,  female warrior,  knife throwing,  foot chase,  man punches a woman,  man fights a woman,  anti heroine,  one woman army,  woman fights a man,  speedboat,  vigilante justice,  no title at beginning,  computer cracker,  armored car,  death of loved one,  vigilantism,  timebomb,  alley,  tracking device,  car chase,  tragic hero,  ambiguous ending,  title at the end,  aerial shot,  punched in the chest,  near death experience,  dark hero,  mentor,  mercilessness,  thug,  action heroine,  kicked in the stomach,  loss of loved one,  walkie talkie,  mobster,  assassination attempt,  sociopath,  eavesdropping,  ak 47,  henchman,  tragic event,  bodyguard,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  bank,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  beaten to death,  electrocution,  attempted murder,  organized crime,  danger,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  news report,  police officer killed,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  exploding car,  mixed martial arts,  ambush,  assassin,  flashlight,  subjective camera,  cafe,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  rescue,  shot in the head,  face slap,  shot in the chest,  gangster,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  neo noir,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  blood,  flashback,  fight,  death,  murder,  violence

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016) is one of the best movies like American Assassin (2017)
Action, Horror, Sci-fi, Thriller

Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016)

Picking up immediately after the events in Resident Evil: Retribution, Alice (Milla Jovovich) is the only survivor of what was meant to be humanity's final stand against the undead. Now, she must return to where the nightmare began - The Hive in Raccoon City, where the Umbrella Corporation is gathering its forces for a final strike against the only remaining survivors of the apocalypse. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  redemption,  brutality,  conspiracy,  anger,  deception,  escape,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:gore
Locations:tunnel,  laboratory,  rooftop
Characters:engineer,  hostage,  soldier,  doctor
Story:secret laboratory,  surveillance footage,  final showdown,  female warrior,  knife throwing,  threatened with a knife,  anti heroine,  one woman army,  woman fights a man,  shot in the foot,  final battle,  countdown,  woman kills a man,  stabbed in the arm,  commander,  armored car,  fight to the death,  body landing on a car,  gasoline,  aerial shot,  hologram,  punched in the chest,  stabbed in the leg,  shot in the face,  stabbed in the throat,  evacuation,  mercilessness,  hatred,  stealing a car,  action heroine,  animal attack,  kicked in the stomach,  wristwatch,  walkie talkie,  sociopath,  uzi,  traitor,  ak 47,  henchman,  shot in the arm,  mercenary,  shot in the shoulder,  scar,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  mission,  beaten to death,  electrocution,  stabbed in the back,  danger,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  underwater scene,  double cross,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  massacre,  strangulation,  ambush,  flashlight,  subjective camera,  shot in the back,  scientist,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  blood,  death,  fight,  flashback,  dog,  violence,  murder

New Police Story (2004)
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

New Police Story (2004)

Inspector Wing of the Hong Kong Police Force has become the victim of a gang, led by the evil Joe. When his entire team is killed, Wing becomes a hapless drunk, feeling guilty for the deaths of his team. A young man with a troubled past pretends to be a police officer working on the case with Wing, to get him back on his feet and begin an adventure to get revenge on the evil Joe and his Gang of Five, especially when it becomes personal. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  sadism,  redemption,  tragedy,  deception,  escape,  betrayal,  money,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:rooftop,  apartment,  elevator,  bar,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage
Story:surveillance footage,  sniper rifle,  money falling through the air,  street shootout,  foot chase,  self inflicted gunshot wound,  innocent person killed,  death of girlfriend,  camera phone,  tragic past,  filmed killing,  woman kills a man,  man kills a woman,  computer cracker,  parkour,  vomit,  timebomb,  pickpocket,  alley,  engagement ring,  car chase,  tragic hero,  dark past,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  punched in the chest,  near death experience,  dark hero,  evacuation,  mercilessness,  hatred,  target practice,  reverse footage,  thug,  kicked in the stomach,  wristwatch,  walkie talkie,  uzi,  ak 47,  henchman,  shot in the arm,  shot in the shoulder,  scar,  opening action scene,  bank,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  organized crime,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  training,  marriage proposal,  shot in the leg,  news report,  police officer killed,  sniper,  double cross,  one man army,  disarming someone,  anti hero,  exploding car,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  massacre,  strangulation,  ambush,  flashlight,  subjective camera,  shot in the back,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  gangster,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  neo noir,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  explosion,  martial arts,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  bare chested male,  murder,  fight,  blood,  death,  violence,  flashback

The Dark Knight (2008)
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

The Dark Knight (2008)

Set within a year after the events of Batman Begins, Batman, Lieutenant James Gordon, and new district attorney Harvey Dent successfully begin to round up the criminals that plague Gotham City until a mysterious and sadistic criminal mastermind known only as the Joker appears in Gotham, creating a new wave of chaos. Batman's struggle against the Joker becomes deeply personal, forcing him to "confront everything he believes" and improve his technology to stop him. A love triangle develops between Bruce Wayne, Dent and Rachel Dawes. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  sadism,  tragedy,  mafia,  terrorism,  brutality,  anger,  deception,  escape,  torture,  politics,  betrayal,  money,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:rooftop,  apartment,  elevator,  boat,  restaurant,  bar,  hospital
Characters:engineer,  russian,  warrior,  hostage,  doctor
Story:secret laboratory,  sniper rifle,  terrorist plot,  rescue attempt,  street shootout,  threatened with a knife,  british actor playing american character,  innocent person killed,  knocked out with a gun butt,  death of girlfriend,  tragic past,  filmed killing,  vigilante justice,  no title at beginning,  anarchy,  computer cracker,  armored car,  death of loved one,  vigilantism,  timebomb,  car chase,  tragic hero,  ambiguous ending,  bruise,  dark past,  body landing on a car,  title at the end,  gasoline,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  punched in the chest,  near death experience,  dark hero,  evacuation,  mercilessness,  hatred,  cynicism,  thug,  animal attack,  parking garage,  kicked in the stomach,  loss of loved one,  walkie talkie,  mobster,  sociopath,  uzi,  ak 47,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  american abroad,  bodyguard,  scar,  opening action scene,  bank,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  mission,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  attempted murder,  organized crime,  danger,  one against many,  limousine,  marriage proposal,  bartender,  news report,  police officer killed,  van,  sniper,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  man with glasses,  exploding car,  tied to a chair,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  flashlight,  subjective camera,  shot in the back,  scientist,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  face slap,  shot in the chest,  gangster,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  neo noir,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  bare chested male,  blood,  death,  interview,  violence,  dog,  fight,  murder

The Brothers Grimsby (2016)
Action, Adventure, Comedy

The Brothers Grimsby (2016)

MI6's top assassin (Mark Strong) has a brother. Unfortunately for him, he's a football hooligan (Sacha Baron Cohen) from the town of Grimsby. Nobby has everything a man from the poor English fishing town of Grimsby could want - 9 children and the most attractive girlfriend in northern England (Rebel Wilson). There's only one thing missing in his life: his little brother, Sebastian. After they were adopted by different families as children, Nobby spent 28 years searching for him. Upon hearing of his location, Nobby sets off to reunite with his brother, unaware that not only is his brother an MI6 agent, but he's just uncovered a plot that puts the world in danger. On the run and wrongfully accused, Sebastian realizes that if he is going to save the world, he will need the help of its biggest idiot. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  redemption,  terrorism,  brutality,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:gore
Locations:bathtub,  boat,  hotel,  bar,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage
Period:2010s
Story:undercover agent,  terrorist group,  sniper rifle,  terrorist plot,  final showdown,  street shootout,  pistol whip,  foot chase,  controversial,  black ops,  innocent person killed,  camera phone,  filmed killing,  top secret,  man kills a woman,  commander,  arms dealer,  armored car,  parkour,  alley,  tracking device,  car chase,  body landing on a car,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  punched in the chest,  evacuation,  obesity,  stealing a car,  reverse footage,  flood,  kicked in the stomach,  walkie talkie,  assassination attempt,  eavesdropping,  ak 47,  henchman,  espionage,  secret agent,  silencer,  profanity,  mercenary,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  opening action scene,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  undercover,  mission,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  danger,  one against many,  limousine,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  news report,  femme fatale,  underwater scene,  sniper,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  exploding car,  map,  stabbed in the chest,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  strangulation,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  orphan,  subjective camera,  spy,  shot in the back,  f word,  scientist,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  london england,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  topless female nudity,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  bare breasts,  murder,  death,  blood,  dog,  violence,  flashback,  fight

The Last Boy Scout (1991) is one of the best movies like American Assassin (2017)
Action, Thriller

The Last Boy Scout (1991)

A down and out cynical detective teams up with a down and out ex-quarterback to try and solve a murder case involving a pro football team and a politician.

Themes:brutality,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  money,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense,  gore
Locations:apartment,  woods,  hotel,  forest,  bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage
Story:corrupt politician,  sniper rifle,  street shootout,  pistol whip,  threatened with a knife,  loss of girlfriend,  death of girlfriend,  shot in the foot,  man kills a woman,  death of loved one,  alley,  car chase,  body landing on a car,  assault rifle,  stabbed in the leg,  shot in the face,  stabbed in the throat,  hatred,  cynicism,  stealing a car,  reverse footage,  gun battle,  thug,  parking garage,  sadomasochism,  loss of loved one,  assassination attempt,  machismo,  henchman,  shot in the arm,  profanity,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  scar,  opening action scene,  knocked out,  race against time,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  organized crime,  one against many,  limousine,  shot in the forehead,  bartender,  shot in the leg,  police officer killed,  sniper,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  anti hero,  exploding car,  politician,  massacre,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  f word,  interrogation,  car crash,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  rescue,  shot in the head,  face slap,  shot in the chest,  gangster,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  neo noir,  swimming pool,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  topless female nudity,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  bare breasts,  blood,  murder,  flashback,  interview,  death,  violence,  dog,  fight

Ghost In The Shell (2017)
Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-fi, Thriller

Ghost In The Shell (2017)

In the near future, Major Motoko Kusanagi (Scarlett Johansson) is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible terrorist attack, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals. When terrorism reaches a new level that includes the ability to hack into people's minds and control them, Major Kusanagi is uniquely qualified to stop it. As she prepares to face a new enemy, Major Kusanagi discovers that she has been lied to: her life was not saved, it was stolen. She will stop at nothing to recover her past, find out who did this to her and stop them before they do it to others. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  redemption,  terrorism,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:rooftop,  apartment,  bar
Characters:engineer,  warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:terrorist attack,  terrorist group,  sniper rifle,  terrorist plot,  female spy,  final showdown,  female warrior,  street shootout,  foot chase,  disobeying orders,  anti heroine,  woman fights a man,  tragic past,  woman kills a man,  man kills a woman,  alley,  harbor,  government agent,  dark past,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  hologram,  punched in the chest,  reverse footage,  thug,  action heroine,  kicked in the stomach,  assassination attempt,  uzi,  eavesdropping,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  secret agent,  bodyguard,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  attempted murder,  danger,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  bartender,  shot in the leg,  van,  underwater scene,  sniper,  disarming someone,  anti hero,  tied to a chair,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  massacre,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  flashlight,  subjective camera,  spy,  scientist,  hallucination,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  neo noir,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  coming of age,  pistol,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  death,  murder,  flashback,  fight,  dog,  violence

13 Hours (2016)
Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War

13 Hours (2016)

Libya, 2012. At an unofficial CIA base in Benghazi a group of ex-military contractors are providing security. In the aftermath of Gaddafi's downfall a power vacuum exists and the climate is volatile. Military weapons are freely available. The US Ambassador to Libya, Chris Stevens, makes a visit to the area, staying in a compound near the CIA base. On the night of 11 September, 2012, the Ambassador's compound is attacked by hordes of heavily armed locals. The only forces willing and able to defend it are six CIA contractors. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  brutality,  anger,  deception,  escape,  politics,  betrayal
Mood:suspense,  gore
Locations:rooftop,  airport,  restaurant
Characters:warrior,  soldier
Period:2010s
Story:cia agent,  undercover agent,  terrorist attack,  sniper rifle,  female spy,  street shootout,  foot chase,  tripoli libya,  geopolitics,  british actor playing american character,  controversial,  disobeying orders,  run over by a car,  insubordination,  crushed by a car,  bilingualism,  aircraft carrier,  camera phone,  fighter jet,  embassy,  anarchy,  arms dealer,  armored car,  vomit,  close up of eyes,  car chase,  government agent,  ethnic slur,  body count,  gasoline,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  commando,  special forces,  evacuation,  reverse footage,  wristwatch,  walkie talkie,  beard,  machismo,  ak 47,  cia,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  general,  mercenary,  suspicion,  american abroad,  laptop,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  scar,  race against time,  undercover,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  danger,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  shot in the leg,  news report,  van,  hit by a car,  no opening credits,  man with glasses,  exploding car,  map,  montage,  massacre,  ambush,  flashlight,  subjective camera,  shot in the back,  f word,  car crash,  bomb,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  gunfight,  tough guy,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  swimming pool,  corpse,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  bare chested male,  blood,  death,  violence,  murder

Hitman: Agent 47 (2015)
Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller

Hitman: Agent 47 (2015)

HITMAN: AGENT 47 centers on an elite assassin who was genetically engineered from conception to be the perfect killing machine, and is known only by the last two digits on the barcode tattooed on the back of his neck. He is the culmination of decades of research and forty-six earlier Agent clones -- endowing him with unprecedented strength, speed, stamina and intelligence. His latest target is a mega-corporation that plans to unlock the secret of Agent 47's past to create an army of killers whose powers surpass even his own. Teaming up with a young woman who may hold the secret to overcoming their powerful and clandestine enemies, 47 confronts stunning revelations about his own origins and squares off in an epic battle with his deadliest foe. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  brutality,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:gore
Locations:laboratory,  rooftop,  apartment,  airport,  hotel
Characters:hostage,  doctor
Story:sniper rifle,  female warrior,  pistol whip,  knife fight,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  british actor playing american character,  anti heroine,  one woman army,  woman kills a man,  embassy,  blood on camera lens,  pickpocket,  close up of eyes,  tracking device,  car chase,  body landing on a car,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  punched in the chest,  commando,  near death experience,  special forces,  shot in the face,  stealing a car,  action heroine,  parking garage,  kicked in the stomach,  uzi,  secret agent,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  american abroad,  laptop,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  knocked out,  race against time,  mission,  electrocution,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  sniper,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  anti hero,  exploding car,  map,  tied to a chair,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  strangulation,  ambush,  assassin,  orphan,  shot in the back,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  death,  murder,  flashback,  violence

Logan (2017) is one of the best movies like American Assassin (2017)
Action, Drama, Sci-fi, Thriller

Logan (2017)

In 2029 the mutant population has shrunken significantly and the X-Men have disbanded. Logan, whose power to self-heal is dwindling, has surrendered himself to alcohol and now earns a living as a chauffeur. He takes care of the ailing old Professor X whom he keeps hidden away. One day, a female stranger asks Logan to drive a girl named Laura to the Canadian border. At first he refuses, but the Professor has been waiting for a long time for her to appear. Laura possesses an extraordinary fighting prowess and is in many ways like Wolverine. She is pursued by sinister figures working for a powerful corporation; this is because her DNA contains the secret that connects her to Logan. A relentless pursuit begins - In this third cinematic outing featuring the Marvel comic book character Wolverine we see the superheroes beset by everyday problems. They are aging, ailing and struggling to survive financially. A decrepit Logan is forced to ask himself if he can or even wants to put his remaining powers to good use. It would appear that in the near-future, the times in which they were able put the world to rights with razor sharp claws and telepathic powers are now over. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  sadism,  redemption,  tragedy,  brutality,  conspiracy,  anger,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  money,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense,  gore
Locations:laboratory,  woods,  hotel,  forest,  bar,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier,  doctor
Story:commando raid,  secret laboratory,  final showdown,  hotel room,  pistol whip,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  bloody violence,  crushed by a car,  innocent person killed,  knocked out with a gun butt,  bilingualism,  righteous rage,  tragic past,  shot in the foot,  filmed killing,  stabbed in the arm,  blood on camera lens,  armored car,  fight to the death,  car chase,  ethnic slur,  tragic hero,  body count,  dark past,  body landing on a car,  assault rifle,  punched in the chest,  commando,  stabbed in the leg,  dark hero,  special forces,  shot in the face,  stabbed in the throat,  mercilessness,  hatred,  cynicism,  stealing a car,  thug,  kicked in the stomach,  walkie talkie,  assassination attempt,  sociopath,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  shot in the arm,  profanity,  mercenary,  shot in the shoulder,  long take,  scar,  opening action scene,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  mission,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  attempted murder,  stabbed in the back,  danger,  one against many,  limousine,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  shot in the leg,  police officer killed,  van,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  anti hero,  exploding car,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  massacre,  strangulation,  assassin,  flashlight,  orphan,  subjective camera,  shot in the back,  f word,  scientist,  fighting,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  neo noir,  corpse,  beating,  cell phone,  topless female nudity,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  bare chested male,  bare breasts,  dog,  murder,  fight,  blood,  violence,  death

Fire With Fire (2012)
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Fire With Fire (2012)

After witnessing the brutal murders of a convenience store owner and his son, firefighter Jeremy Coleman barely escapes with his life. As he is forced to testify against the crime lord, Hagan, he is placed in the witness protection program under the watch of the U.S. Marshals. When his new identity becomes compromised Jeremy is forced to take an unexpected course of action in order to get his life back and save the lives of those he loves. (Read More)

Themes:brutality,  anger,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:apartment,  airport,  hotel,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  doctor
Period:2010s
Story:sniper rifle,  final showdown,  female warrior,  street shootout,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  thrown through a windshield,  righteous rage,  tragic past,  shot in the foot,  vigilante justice,  body in a trunk,  arms dealer,  car chase,  fight to the death,  ethnic slur,  dark past,  gasoline,  punched in the chest,  stabbed in the leg,  near death experience,  mercilessness,  hatred,  target practice,  reverse footage,  gun battle,  thug,  action heroine,  beard,  assassination attempt,  sociopath,  uzi,  henchman,  silencer,  profanity,  laptop,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  race against time,  beaten to death,  attempted murder,  organized crime,  danger,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  news report,  van,  sniper,  double cross,  one man army,  disarming someone,  anti hero,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  ambush,  assassin,  orphan,  shot in the back,  f word,  fighting,  interrogation,  hand to hand combat,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  gangster,  police officer,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  bare chested male,  violence,  blood,  murder,  death,  flashback,  fight

The Man From U.n.c.l.e. (2015)
Action, Adventure, Comedy

The Man From U.n.c.l.e. (2015)

In the 1960s with the Cold War in play, CIA agent Napoleon Solo successfully helps Gaby Teller defect to West Germany despite the intimidating opposition of KGB agent Illya Kuryakin. Later, all three unexpectedly find themselves working together in a joint mission to stop a private criminal organization from using Gaby's father's scientific expertise to construct their own nuclear bomb. Through clenched teeth and stylish poise, all three must find a way to cooperate for the sake of world peace, even as they each pursue their own agendas. (Read More)

Themes:terrorism,  conspiracy,  anger,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:tunnel,  laboratory,  woods,  boat,  hotel,  forest
Characters:engineer,  russian,  hostage
Story:nuclear physicist,  commando raid,  cia agent,  undercover agent,  sniper rifle,  terrorist plot,  female spy,  nuclear bomb,  hotel room,  foot chase,  british actor playing american character,  ex special forces,  nuclear threat,  bilingualism,  wiretapping,  aircraft carrier,  infiltration,  speedboat,  woman kills a man,  arms dealer,  pickpocket,  close up of eyes,  tracking device,  engagement ring,  car chase,  patriotism,  ethnic slur,  jumping through a window,  assault rifle,  commando,  punched in the chest,  uncle niece relationship,  stealing a car,  wristwatch,  walkie talkie,  rome italy,  italian,  machismo,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  cia,  espionage,  secret agent,  silencer,  american abroad,  long take,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  attempted murder,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  femme fatale,  van,  underwater scene,  sniper,  double cross,  anti hero,  map,  tied to a chair,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  terrorist,  subjective camera,  spy,  scientist,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  car crash,  bomb,  held at gunpoint,  brawl,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  face slap,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  machine gun,  helicopter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  dog,  flashback,  murder,  fight

Spy (2015)
Action, Comedy, Crime

Spy (2015)

Susan Cooper is an unassuming, deskbound CIA analyst, and the unsung hero behind the Agency's most dangerous missions. But when her partner falls off the grid and another top agent is compromised, she volunteers to go deep undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent a global crisis. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  redemption,  deception,  escape,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:airport,  hotel,  restaurant,  bar
Characters:russian,  hostage
Story:cia agent,  undercover agent,  female spy,  nuclear bomb,  hotel room,  pistol whip,  knife fight,  knife throwing,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  intelligence officer,  nuclear threat,  rogue agent,  filmed killing,  speedboat,  woman kills a man,  man kills a woman,  arms dealer,  timebomb,  tracking device,  car chase,  assault rifle,  punched in the chest,  stealing a car,  rome italy,  assassination attempt,  tourist,  subtitled scene,  cia,  espionage,  shot in the arm,  profanity,  american abroad,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  knocked out,  race against time,  undercover,  mission,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  bartender,  shot in the leg,  double cross,  tied to a chair,  mixed martial arts,  strangulation,  ambush,  assassin,  subjective camera,  spy,  shot in the back,  f word,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  held at gunpoint,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  swimming pool,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  cigarette smoking,  death,  fight,  flashback,  violence,  murder,  blood

American Ultra (2015) is one of the best movies like American Assassin (2017)
Action, Comedy, Sci-fi

American Ultra (2015)

Small-town stoner Mike Howell ('Jesse Eisenberg' (qv)) spends most of his time getting high and writing a graphic novel about a superhero monkey. What Mike doesn't know is that he was trained by the CIA to be a lethal killing machine. When the agency targets him for termination, his former handler activates his latent skills, turning the mild-mannered slacker into a deadly weapon. Now, the utterly surprised Mike must use his newfound abilities to save himself and his girlfriend from getting wasted by the failed test subjects that are sent after him by the CIA. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  sadism,  redemption,  brutality,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:gore
Locations:woods,  elevator,  airport,  bathtub,  hotel
Characters:hostage,  soldier
Story:cia agent,  undercover agent,  female spy,  pistol whip,  threatened with a knife,  disobeying orders,  insubordination,  black ops,  man fights a woman,  bilingualism,  woman fights a man,  rogue agent,  top secret,  woman kills a man,  man kills a woman,  stabbed in the arm,  armored car,  bag over head,  engagement ring,  title at the end,  gasoline,  jumping through a window,  assault rifle,  punched in the chest,  stabbed in the leg,  near death experience,  police officer shot,  shot in the face,  stabbed in the throat,  reverse footage,  gas mask,  assassination attempt,  cia,  secret agent,  shot in the arm,  mercenary,  american abroad,  bodyguard,  tough girl,  knocked out,  race against time,  undercover,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  stabbed in the back,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  marriage proposal,  news report,  femme fatale,  police officer killed,  double cross,  one man army,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  exploding car,  stabbed in the chest,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  massacre,  strangulation,  ambush,  assassin,  spy,  shot in the back,  f word,  handcuffs,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  face slap,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  bare chested male,  two word title,  murder,  violence,  death,  fight,  blood,  flashback

Mechanic: Resurrection (2016)
Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller

Mechanic: Resurrection (2016)

Arthur Bishop, the master assassin who faked his death in hopes of putting that part of his ;life behind him, now lives a quiet life in Rio. But someone who knows who he is shows up and tells him, that if he wants to continue living this life, he will do three jobs for someone. Bishop tries to tell them he has the wrong man but they know who he is and if he won't do the job, they will take him but he gets away. He then goes to a resort in Thailand run by a friend, Mae, where he tries to find out who is looking for him. Later a woman named Gina shows up looking for medical assistance and Mae can't help but notice bruises all over her body. Mae deduces she's a battered woman and when Mae hears her being beaten, Mae asks Bishop to help her. He goes and kills the guy she's with. He kills the man and then sets fire to the boat he's on. But he sees that Gina has a photo of him. He deduces that they one who wants him, sent her. He confronts her and she admits that she works at a children's shelter in Cambodia and that someone told her if she didn't do what he said, the children would be endanger. While waiting for the man to come, they get close. And when the man's people comes, they grab them. Bishop is brought to the man who wants him to do the jobs and he tells Bishop that if he doesn't do it, Gina will be killed. So Bishop has no choice but to do it. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  brutality,  deception,  escape,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:gore
Locations:ocean,  sea,  apartment,  elevator,  boat,  restaurant,  beach,  bar,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  doctor
Period:2010s
Story:final showdown,  rescue attempt,  helicopter pilot,  knife fight,  knife throwing,  gas explosion,  man punches a woman,  ex special forces,  man fights a woman,  knocked out with a gun butt,  bilingualism,  camera phone,  woman fights a man,  tragic past,  speedboat,  countdown,  stabbed in the arm,  arms dealer,  timebomb,  harbor,  tracking device,  fight to the death,  tragic hero,  bruise,  dark past,  gasoline,  aerial shot,  punched in the chest,  stabbed in the leg,  dark hero,  shot in the face,  stabbed in the throat,  mercilessness,  kicked in the stomach,  wristwatch,  assassination attempt,  ak 47,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  suspicion,  american abroad,  laptop,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  scar,  opening action scene,  knocked out,  race against time,  mission,  beaten to death,  attempted murder,  stabbed in the back,  danger,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  bartender,  shot in the leg,  news report,  femme fatale,  underwater scene,  double cross,  one man army,  disarming someone,  anti hero,  map,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  strangulation,  ambush,  assassin,  flashlight,  orphan,  shot in the back,  f word,  handcuffs,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  water,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  face slap,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  swimming pool,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  death,  blood,  murder,  fight,  violence

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)

For Steve Rogers, awakening after decades of suspended animation involves more than catching up on pop culture; it also means that this old school idealist must face a world of subtler threats and difficult moral complexities. That becomes clear when Director Nick Fury is killed by the mysterious assassin, the Winter Soldier, but not before warning Rogers that SHIELD has been subverted by its enemies. When Rogers acts on Fury's warning to trust no one there, he is branded as a traitor by the organization. Now a fugitive, Captain America must get to the bottom of this deadly mystery with the help of the Black Widow and his new friend, The Falcon. However, the battle will be costly for the Sentinel of Liberty, with Rogers finding enemies where he least expects them while learning that the Winter Soldier looks disturbingly familiar. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  terrorism,  conspiracy,  deception,  torture,  politics,  betrayal,  kidnapping
Mood:suspense
Locations:apartment,  elevator,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Period:2010s
Story:commando raid,  undercover agent,  terrorist group,  sniper rifle,  terrorist plot,  female spy,  female warrior,  street shootout,  knife fight,  foot chase,  black ops,  innocent person killed,  anti heroine,  one woman army,  woman fights a man,  infiltration,  rogue agent,  woman kills a man,  fighter jet,  no title at beginning,  stabbed in the arm,  armored car,  parkour,  car chase,  government agent,  body landing on a car,  gasoline,  jumping through a window,  hologram,  punched in the chest,  commando,  special forces,  police officer shot,  cannon,  action heroine,  kicked in the stomach,  assassination attempt,  traitor,  uzi,  eavesdropping,  subtitled scene,  espionage,  secret agent,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  suspicion,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  tough girl,  knocked out,  race against time,  undercover,  mission,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  one against many,  police officer killed,  underwater scene,  sniper,  hit by a car,  one man army,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  stabbed in the chest,  mixed martial arts,  terrorist,  assassin,  flashlight,  spy,  shot in the back,  handcuffs,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  bare chested male,  blood,  murder,  violence,  fight,  death,  flashback

The Mummy (2017)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller

The Mummy (2017)

Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient princess, whose destiny was unjustly taken from her, is awakened in our current day bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension.

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  redemption,  anger,  deception,  escape,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:tunnel,  laboratory,  rooftop,  woods,  forest
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier,  doctor
Period:2010s
Story:secret laboratory,  final showdown,  pistol whip,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  man fights a woman,  bilingualism,  woman fights a man,  woman kills a man,  man kills a woman,  armored car,  alley,  close up of eyes,  fight to the death,  aerial shot,  punched in the chest,  stabbed in the leg,  near death experience,  special forces,  evacuation,  mercilessness,  target practice,  reverse footage,  gun battle,  kicked in the stomach,  walkie talkie,  assassination attempt,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  mercenary,  american abroad,  laptop,  scar,  opening action scene,  knocked out,  character's point of view camera shot,  race against time,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  attempted murder,  danger,  shot in the leg,  news report,  femme fatale,  police officer killed,  underwater scene,  double cross,  one man army,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  man with glasses,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  massacre,  strangulation,  ambush,  flashlight,  subjective camera,  shot in the back,  scientist,  hallucination,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  london england,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  face slap,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  bare chested male,  dog,  murder,  fight,  blood,  death,  violence,  flashback

Triple 9 (2016) is one of the best movies like American Assassin (2017)
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Triple 9 (2016)

In TRIPLE 9, a crew of dirty cops are blackmailed by the Russian mob to execute a virtually impossible heist. The only way to pull it off is to manufacture a 999, police code for "officer down". Their plan is turned upside down when the unsuspecting rookie they set up to die foils the attack, triggering a breakneck, action-packed finale filled with double-crosses, greed and revenge. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  brutality,  anger,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  money,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:apartment,  elevator,  restaurant,  bar,  hospital
Characters:russian,  hostage
Period:2010s
Story:surveillance footage,  street shootout,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  british actor playing american character,  housing project,  ex special forces,  knocked out with a gun butt,  carjacking,  man kills a woman,  body in a trunk,  armored car,  bag over head,  ethnic slur,  ambiguous ending,  gasoline,  aerial shot,  assault rifle,  punched in the chest,  near death experience,  police officer shot,  shot in the face,  reverse footage,  thug,  walkie talkie,  mobster,  sociopath,  uzi,  eavesdropping,  machismo,  ak 47,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  suspicion,  laptop,  bodyguard,  opening action scene,  bank,  race against time,  mission,  electrocution,  attempted murder,  organized crime,  danger,  limousine,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  news report,  femme fatale,  police officer killed,  van,  double cross,  disarming someone,  exploding car,  map,  montage,  ambush,  flashlight,  f word,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  car crash,  bomb,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  brawl,  gunfight,  punched in the face,  investigation,  airplane,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  gangster,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  neo noir,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  topless female nudity,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  two word title,  bare breasts,  blood,  death,  murder,  violence

Who Am I? (1998)
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-fi, Thriller

Who Am I? (1998)

Jackie Chan, a top secret militant soldier, crashes into the South African jungle after his mission of kidnapping three scientists (who were experimenting with a powerful mineral) has gone awry. Waking up in a village of local natives, Chan has no memory of who he is, thus being addressed as "Who Am I". His journey with aid from two female sidekicks to find out his identity leads him all the way to Rotterdam where he coincidentally discovers the location of the organization that kidnapped the three scientists. With no memory, Chan is thirsty for answers by any means necessary. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping
Mood:suspense
Locations:laboratory,  rooftop,  hotel,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier,  doctor
Story:cia agent,  undercover agent,  female spy,  money transfer,  foot chase,  black ops,  wiretapping,  rogue agent,  top secret,  arms dealer,  parkour,  bag over head,  tracking device,  car chase,  aerial shot,  punched in the chest,  commando,  special forces,  thug,  parking garage,  kicked in the stomach,  walkie talkie,  assassination attempt,  eavesdropping,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  cia,  espionage,  secret agent,  silencer,  general,  mercenary,  laptop,  bodyguard,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  knocked out,  undercover,  mission,  beaten to death,  danger,  one against many,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  exploding car,  map,  mixed martial arts,  ambush,  assassin,  flashlight,  spy,  scientist,  fighting,  handcuffs,  cafe,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  gangster,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  fistfight,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  bare chested male,  flashback,  dog,  death,  violence,  murder,  fight

A Good Day To Die Hard (2013)
Action, Thriller

A Good Day To Die Hard (2013)

Iconoclastic, take-no-prisoners cop John McClane, for the first time, finds himself 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 heist. With the Russian underworld in pursuit, and battling a countdown to war, the two McClanes discover that their opposing methods make them unstoppable heroes. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  terrorism,  deception,  escape,  betrayal,  suicide,  revenge
Locations:rooftop,  elevator,  airport,  hotel
Characters:russian,  warrior
Story:cia agent,  undercover agent,  terrorist group,  terrorist plot,  final showdown,  safe house,  nuclear threat,  nuclear weapons,  bilingualism,  shooting range,  shot in the foot,  countdown,  arms dealer,  armored car,  car chase,  body landing on a car,  jumping through a window,  assault rifle,  stabbed in the leg,  police officer shot,  target practice,  gas mask,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  cia,  shot in the arm,  mercenary,  american abroad,  shot in the shoulder,  character's point of view camera shot,  undercover,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the leg,  news report,  femme fatale,  police officer killed,  underwater scene,  double cross,  one man army,  anti hero,  exploding car,  strangulation,  terrorist,  assassin,  flashlight,  shot in the back,  car crash,  bomb,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  swimming pool,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  bare chested male,  murder

Morgan (2016)
Action, Horror, Sci-fi, Thriller

Morgan (2016)

Themes:panic,  surveillance,  brutality,  conspiracy,  anger,  deception,  escape,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:laboratory,  woods,  forest
Characters:hostage,  doctor
Story:secret laboratory,  surveillance footage,  final showdown,  pistol whip,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  british actor playing american character,  innocent person killed,  bilingualism,  filmed killing,  woman kills a man,  stabbed in the arm,  close up of eyes,  fight to the death,  car chase,  aerial shot,  punched in the chest,  evacuation,  stealing a car,  kicked in the stomach,  beard,  subtitled scene,  suspicion,  laptop,  shot in the shoulder,  knocked out,  beaten to death,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  stabbed in the back,  attempted murder,  danger,  shot in the forehead,  double cross,  disarming someone,  man with glasses,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  strangulation,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  f word,  scientist,  interrogation,  hand to hand combat,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  punched in the face,  investigation,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  corpse,  beating,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  martial arts,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  bare chested male,  death,  flashback,  fight,  blood,  murder,  interview,  violence

Exit Wounds (2001) is one of the best movies like American Assassin (2017)
Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Exit Wounds (2001)

Orin Boyd (Seagal) is a Detroit cop who doesn't follow rules. After he saved the Vice President by violating every order he received he is transferred to one of the worst precincts in the city. There he quickly encounters some corrupt cops selling heroin to drug dealers. The problem is, it's very difficult to tell who is the bad guy and who you can trust. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  terrorism,  brutality,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  betrayal,  kidnapping
Mood:gore
Locations:rooftop,  restaurant,  bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage
Story:terrorist group,  final showdown,  street shootout,  knife fight,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  disobeying orders,  insubordination,  electric shock,  computer cracker,  bag over head,  alley,  car chase,  fight to the death,  ethnic slur,  body landing on a car,  jumping through a window,  punched in the chest,  stabbed in the leg,  mercilessness,  stealing a car,  thug,  parking garage,  kicked in the stomach,  assassination attempt,  uzi,  machismo,  henchman,  shot in the arm,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  opening action scene,  knocked out,  undercover,  beaten to death,  attempted murder,  organized crime,  limousine,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  bartender,  shot in the leg,  police officer killed,  van,  double cross,  hit by a car,  one man army,  disarming someone,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  exploding car,  mixed martial arts,  terrorist,  ambush,  shot in the back,  f word,  fighting,  handcuffs,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  neo noir,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  based on novel,  fight,  murder,  death,  violence,  blood

The Expendables 3 (2014)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

The Expendables 3 (2014)

Barney (Stallone), Christmas (Statham) and the rest of the team comes face-to-face with Conrad Stonebanks (Gibson), who years ago co-founded The Expendables with Barney. Stonebanks subsequently became a ruthless arms trader and someone who Barney was forced to kill... or so he thought. Stonebanks, who eluded death once before, now is making it his mission to end The Expendables -- but Barney has other plans. Barney decides that he has to fight old blood with new blood, and brings in a new era of Expendables team members, recruiting individuals who are younger, faster and more tech-savvy. The latest mission becomes a clash of classic old-school style versus high-tech expertise in the Expendables' most personal battle yet. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  redemption,  terrorism,  deception,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:woods,  hotel,  forest,  bar,  hospital
Characters:russian,  warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Period:2010s
Story:commando raid,  cia agent,  sniper rifle,  final showdown,  knife fight,  knife throwing,  threatened with a knife,  man fights a woman,  shooting range,  woman fights a man,  woman kills a man,  computer cracker,  arms dealer,  armored car,  parkour,  romania,  timebomb,  tracking device,  car chase,  body count,  assault rifle,  commando,  punched in the chest,  special forces,  target practice,  cannon,  sociopath,  uzi,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  cia,  silencer,  mercenary,  bodyguard,  scar,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  race against time,  undercover,  mission,  stabbed in the back,  one against many,  shot in the leg,  van,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  anti hero,  exploding car,  stabbed in the chest,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  terrorist,  ambush,  flashlight,  shot in the back,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  gangster,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  swimming pool,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  cigarette smoking,  bare chested male,  violence,  death,  murder,  fight,  blood

Machete Kills (2013)
Action, Crime, Sci-fi, Thriller

Machete Kills (2013)

During an operation of a Mexican Cartel, Machete Cortez and Sartana Rivera intercept the criminals alone, but another group arrives and a masked man kills Sartana. Machete is arrested, accused of killing his beloved Sartana and Sheriff Doakes hangs Machete. But the President of the USA Rathcock pardons and recruits Machete to kill the revolutionary Marcos Mendez that has threatened the USA with a missile with a bomb. Machete goes to San Antonio to meet the Miss San Antonio Blanca Vasquez that will be the liaison between Machete and President Rathcock. Then Machete goes to the brothel of Madame Desdemona to seek out the prostitute Cereza that is Mendez's mistress. Machete meets Mendez and learns that his heart is connected to the missile and only the arm dealer Luther Voz is capable to disarm the bomb. Now Machete needs to bring Mendez to the USA in less than twenty-four hours and save his new country in a dangerous journey with betrayals. (Read More)

Themes:exploitation,  surveillance,  sadism,  terrorism,  conspiracy,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:gore
Locations:bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier,  doctor
Story:secret tunnel,  undercover agent,  terrorist plot,  female spy,  knife fight,  knife throwing,  gas explosion,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  nuclear threat,  speedboat,  countdown,  blood on camera lens,  arms dealer,  armored car,  death of loved one,  timebomb,  tracking device,  fight to the death,  car chase,  government agent,  ethnic slur,  body count,  jumping through a window,  assault rifle,  hologram,  stabbed in the throat,  stealing a car,  assassination attempt,  uzi,  ak 47,  henchman,  subtitled scene,  espionage,  secret agent,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  tough girl,  race against time,  undercover,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  electrocution,  stabbed in the back,  organized crime,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  bartender,  shot in the leg,  news report,  femme fatale,  police officer killed,  double cross,  one man army,  anti hero,  exploding car,  tied to a chair,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  massacre,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  spy,  shot in the back,  f word,  scientist,  handcuffs,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  gangster,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  photograph,  bare chested male,  flashback,  blood,  murder,  death,  violence,  fight

Skyfall (2012)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

Skyfall (2012)

When Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong and agents around the world are exposed, MI6 is attacked forcing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority and position to be challenged by Gareth Mallory (Ralph Fiennes), the new Chairman of the Intelligence and Security Committee. With MI6 now compromised from both inside and out, M is left with one ally she can trust: Bond. 007 takes to the shadows - aided only by field agent, Eve (Naomie Harris) - following a trail to the mysterious Silva (Javier Bardem), whose lethal and hidden motives have yet to reveal themselves. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance,  terrorism,  deception,  escape,  torture,  politics,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:rooftop,  apartment,  elevator,  boat,  hotel,  bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage
Period:2010s
Story:spy turned terrorist,  secret tunnel,  undercover agent,  terrorist cell,  terrorist attack,  former spy,  terrorist group,  sniper rifle,  spy hero,  terrorist plot,  female spy,  street shootout,  knife throwing,  gas explosion,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  shooting range,  man kills a woman,  computer cracker,  istanbul turkey,  car chase,  patriotism,  assault rifle,  police officer shot,  target practice,  assassination attempt,  sociopath,  uzi,  traitor,  henchman,  espionage,  secret agent,  shot in the arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  shot in the shoulder,  bodyguard,  long take,  opening action scene,  race against time,  undercover,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the leg,  news report,  femme fatale,  police officer killed,  underwater scene,  sniper,  double cross,  one man army,  anti hero,  exploding car,  tied to a chair,  stabbed in the chest,  mixed martial arts,  politician,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  orphan,  spy,  shot in the back,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  bomb,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  london england,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  investigation,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  machine gun,  police officer,  helicopter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  shootout,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  bare chested male,  death,  murder,  violence,  fight

Deadpool (2016) is one of the best movies like American Assassin (2017)
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Sci-fi

Deadpool (2016)

This is the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life. (Read More)

Themes:sadism,  redemption,  brutality,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:gore
Locations:laboratory,  apartment,  bar
Characters:russian,  warrior,  hostage,  doctor
Period:2010s
Story:water torture,  final showdown,  female warrior,  pistol whip,  knife fight,  knife throwing,  gas explosion,  threatened with a knife,  thrown through a windshield,  ex special forces,  man fights a woman,  bloody violence,  crushed by a car,  one woman army,  aircraft carrier,  woman fights a man,  righteous rage,  tragic past,  final battle,  man kills a woman,  vigilante justice,  body in a trunk,  stabbed in the arm,  blood on camera lens,  arms dealer,  vigilantism,  vomit,  alley,  engagement ring,  tragic hero,  body count,  dark past,  body landing on a car,  punched in the chest,  stabbed in the leg,  dark hero,  special forces,  stabbed in the throat,  mercilessness,  hatred,  thug,  action heroine,  wristwatch,  sociopath,  henchman,  shot in the arm,  profanity,  mercenary,  bodyguard,  scar,  opening action scene,  tough girl,  race against time,  beaten to death,  stabbed in the back,  one against many,  shot in the forehead,  marriage proposal,  bartender,  shot in the leg,  news report,  double cross,  one man army,  anti hero,  man with glasses,  exploding car,  map,  stabbed in the chest,  stabbed to death,  mixed martial arts,  montage,  massacre,  strangulation,  ambush,  shot in the back,  f word,  scientist,  handcuffs,  interrogation,  car crash,  hand to hand combat,  sunglasses,  action hero,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  brawl,  gunfight,  tough guy,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  motorcycle,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  fistfight,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  topless female nudity,  pistol,  chase,  knife,  explosion,  martial arts,  boyfriend girlfriend relationship,  photograph,  bare chested male,  bare breasts,  death,  blood,  flashback,  fight,  violence,  murder

The Double (2011)
Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

The Double (2011)

Story kicks off with the mysterious murder of a senator bearing the marks of a Soviet assassin, who was long thought to be dead. To hunt down the killer, a retired CIA operative, who spent his career going toe-to-toe with his Soviet nemesis, is teamed with a young FBI agent.

Themes:surveillance,  anger,  deception,  escape,  torture,  betrayal,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:apartment,  elevator,  bar,  hospital
Characters:russian,  hostage,  doctor
Period:2010s
Story:cia agent,  undercover agent,  final showdown,  threatened with a knife,  foot chase,  ex special forces,  righteous rage,  tragic past,  filmed killing,  car chase,  dark past,  hatred,  parking garage,  wristwatch,  assassination attempt,  sociopath,  subtitled scene,  cia,  espionage,  secret agent,  silencer,  mercenary,  suspicion,  laptop,  tragic event,  race against time,  undercover,  attempted murder,  limousine,  double cross,  hit by a car,  disarming someone,  montage,  massacre,  strangulation,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  spy,  interrogation,  car crash,  held at gunpoint,  showdown,  gunfight,  investigation,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  surprise ending,  chase,  knife,  photograph,  murder,  dog,  death,  flashback,  violence,  blood

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