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American Sniper (2014)
Action, Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War

American Sniper (2014)

Chris Kyle was nothing more than a Texan man who dreamed of becoming a cowboy, but in his thirties he found out that maybe his life needed something different, something where he could express his real talent, something that could help America in its fight against terrorism. So he joined the SEALs in order to become a sniper. After marrying, Kyle and the other members of the team are called for their first tour of Iraq. Kyle's struggle isn't with his missions, but about his relationship with the reality of the war and, once returned at home, how he manages to handle it with his urban life, his wife and kids. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  exploitation,  terrorism,  brutality,  military,  funeral,  wedding,  drunkenness,  torture,  christmas,  infidelity,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:texas,  wheelchair,  woods,  desert,  church,  restaurant,  beach,  bar,  hospital
Characters:bible,  psychiatrist,  killer,  warrior,  hostage,  baby,  nurse,  soldier
Story:military funeral,  u.s. marine,  u.s. marine corps,  deer hunting,  u.s. invasion of iraq,  smoke grenade,  m1 abrams tank,  filmed killing,  iraq war,  night vision binoculars,  hand grenade,  killing an animal,  woman crying,  sniper rifle,  pregnant woman,  female vomiting,  military hospital,  battle fatigue,  military life,  u.s. military,  military training,  military uniform,  uh 1 huey helicopter,  helicopter pilot,  american soldier,  street shootout,  christmas tree,  suicide bomber,  high blood pressure,  m 113 armored personnel carrirer,  u.s. invasion of afghanistan,  auto repair store,  improvised explosive device,  bronc riding,  flash bang,  mq 1 predator,  throwing darts,  hole in the floor,  flag draped coffin,  21 gun salute,  rangefinder,  weapons cache,  nco,  neoconservatism,  tortured to death,  navy sea air and land force,  artificial leg,  covered in mud,  basic training,  drill in the head,  laundry drying on clothes line,  british actor playing american character,  star spangled banner,  grave side ceremony,  bounty,  shot in the side,  prosthetic limb,  nursery,  year 2013,  power drill,  sandstorm,  year 1998,  hidden gun,  humvee,  child with gun,  year 2001,  army base,  shooting range,  in medias res,  toy gun,  sledgehammer,  commando raid,  airfield,  unsubtitled foreign language,  male protagonist,  bloody body of child,  behind enemy lines,  rodeo,  young version of character,  bully comeuppance,  weightlifting,  marine,  amputee,  drone,  armored car,  repeated scene,  car bomb,  war hero,  kill,  abandoned building,  shot through a window,  close up of eyes,  man crying,  southern accent,  translator,  bullet time,  heroism,  moral dilemma,  death of protagonist,  patriotism,  rpg,  bulletproof vest,  pier,  barbecue,  disfigurement,  black eye,  deer,  assault rifle,  post traumatic stress disorder,  shot in the face,  mercilessness,  target practice,  bravery,  veteran,  rocket launcher,  iraq,  preacher,  teddy bear,  beard,  friendship between men,  assassination attempt,  helmet,  what happened to epilogue,  grenade,  missile,  machismo,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  killing,  severed arm,  silencer,  death of brother,  mercenary,  american abroad,  exploding body,  death of child,  american flag,  scene during end credits,  character's point of view camera shot,  tank,  mission,  cowboy,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  binoculars,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  execution,  no opening credits,  severed head,  exploding car,  nonlinear timeline,  snake,  death of friend,  woman,  massacre,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  gay slur,  shot in the back,  f word,  combat,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  taxi,  vomiting,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  horse,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  pregnancy,  shootout,  cell phone,  brother brother relationship,  based on true story,  pistol,  knife,  party,  explosion,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  father daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  bare chested male,  two word title,  violence,  dog,  flashback,  blood,  death,  murder

Red Dawn (2012)
Action, Thriller

Red Dawn (2012)

The city of Spokane, Washington is awakened by a North Korean paratrooper invasion. Marine Corps veteran Jed Eckert and his civilian brother, Matt, escape with a group of friends to an isolated cabin in the woods, where they witness the execution of their father at the hands of the ruthless Captain Cho. The brothers unite with their friends to form a guerrilla resistance group--the Wolverines--to drive the invaders from their home. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  terrorism,  brutality,  military,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:woods,  restaurant,  bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:u.s. marine,  u.s. marine corps,  deer hunting,  m1 abrams tank,  hand grenade,  killing an animal,  sniper rifle,  street shootout,  shot in the side,  humvee,  child with gun,  marine,  armored car,  car bomb,  death of protagonist,  patriotism,  rpg,  deer,  assault rifle,  mercilessness,  target practice,  bravery,  veteran,  rocket launcher,  assassination attempt,  grenade,  machismo,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  death of brother,  mercenary,  exploding body,  american flag,  tank,  mission,  binoculars,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  execution,  exploding car,  death of friend,  ambush,  shot in the back,  combat,  held at gunpoint,  vomiting,  battle,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  shot to death,  shootout,  cell phone,  brother brother relationship,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  father son relationship,  two word title,  violence,  death,  murder

Fury (2014)
Action, Drama, War

Fury (2014)

1945, in World War II Germany, the tough Sergeant Don 'Wardaddy' Collier commands a tank and survives a German attack with his veteran crew composed of Boyd 'Bible' Swan, Trini 'Gordo' Garcia and Grady 'Coon-Ass' Travis. He receives a rookie soldier Norman Ellison as the substitute for his deceased gunner and he tries to harden the youth along the way. (Read More)

Themes:brutality,  military,  drunkenness,  suicide
Characters:soldier
Story:smoke grenade,  hand grenade,  military life,  u.s. military,  military uniform,  american soldier,  street shootout,  nco,  army base,  bloody body of child,  behind enemy lines,  war hero,  southern accent,  heroism,  death of protagonist,  rpg,  veteran,  grenade,  machismo,  subtitled scene,  exploding body,  american abroad,  death of child,  tank,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  binoculars,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  sniper,  execution,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  death of friend,  woman,  massacre,  ambush,  shot in the back,  f word,  combat,  held at gunpoint,  vomiting,  battle,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  horse,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  bare chested male,  blood,  murder,  death,  violence

Lone Survivor (2013)
Action, Biography, Drama, Thriller, War

Lone Survivor (2013)

Marcus Luttrell, a Navy Seal, and his team set out on a mission to capture or kill notorious Taliban leader Ahmad Shah, in late June 2005. After running into mountain herders and capturing them, they were left with no choice but to follow their rules of engagement or be imprisoned. Now Marcus and his team are left to fight for their lives in one of the most valiant efforts of modern warfare. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  terrorism,  military,  revenge
Locations:woods
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:hand grenade,  navy sea air and land force,  kill,  moral dilemma,  assault rifle,  shot in the face,  rocket launcher,  beard,  friendship between men,  grenade,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  american abroad,  american flag,  character's point of view camera shot,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  binoculars,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  shot in the leg,  sniper,  exploding car,  nonlinear timeline,  snake,  death of friend,  massacre,  terrorist,  ambush,  shot in the back,  f word,  combat,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  based on true story,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  bare chested male,  two word title,  murder,  flashback,  blood,  death,  violence

13 Hours (2016) is one of the best movies like American Sniper (2014)
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:courage,  brutality,  military
Mood:suspense
Locations:restaurant
Characters:warrior,  soldier
Story:u.s. marine,  night vision binoculars,  sniper rifle,  pregnant woman,  street shootout,  british actor playing american character,  airfield,  unsubtitled foreign language,  weightlifting,  drone,  armored car,  abandoned building,  shot through a window,  close up of eyes,  translator,  heroism,  moral dilemma,  rpg,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  bravery,  rocket launcher,  beard,  helmet,  what happened to epilogue,  machismo,  ak 47,  severed arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  american abroad,  exploding body,  american flag,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  shot in the leg,  news report,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  death of friend,  massacre,  ambush,  gay slur,  shot in the back,  f word,  combat,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  pregnancy,  shootout,  cell phone,  based on true story,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  father daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  bare chested male,  death,  blood,  violence,  murder

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:terrorism,  military,  torture,  christmas,  kidnapping
Locations:hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  nurse,  soldier
Story:filmed killing,  hand grenade,  killing an animal,  sniper rifle,  street shootout,  christmas tree,  suicide bomber,  humvee,  commando raid,  drone,  armored car,  shot through a window,  patriotism,  rpg,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  rocket launcher,  missile,  machismo,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  severed arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  exploding body,  american flag,  character's point of view camera shot,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  execution,  exploding car,  massacre,  terrorist,  assassin,  shot in the back,  f word,  combat,  interrogation,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  husband wife relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  blood,  murder,  flashback,  violence,  death

London Has Fallen (2016)
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:terrorism,  brutality,  military,  funeral,  wedding,  torture,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Locations:wheelchair,  desert,  church
Characters:hostage,  baby,  soldier
Story:smoke grenade,  night vision binoculars,  hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  uh 1 huey helicopter,  street shootout,  suicide bomber,  british actor playing american character,  commando raid,  amputee,  drone,  armored car,  car bomb,  kill,  shot through a window,  patriotism,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  mercilessness,  rocket launcher,  assassination attempt,  missile,  machismo,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  mercenary,  american abroad,  exploding body,  death of child,  american flag,  character's point of view camera shot,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  exploding car,  massacre,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  f word,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  pregnancy,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  mother daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  death,  violence,  murder

Act Of Valor (2012)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War

Act Of Valor (2012)

An unprecedented blend of real-life heroism and original filmmaking, Act of Valor stars a group of active-duty Navy SEALs in a powerful story of contemporary global anti-terrorism. Inspired by true events, the film combines stunning combat sequences, up-to-the minute battlefield technology and heart-pumping emotion for the ultimate action adventure. Act of Valor takes audiences deep into the secretive world of the most elite, highly trained group of warriors in the modern world. When the rescue of a kidnapped CIA operative leads to the discovery of a deadly terrorist plot against the U.S., a team of SEALs is dispatched on a worldwide manhunt. As the valiant men of Bandito Platoon race to stop a coordinated attack that could kill and wound thousands of American civilians, they must balance their commitment to country, team and their families back home. Each time they accomplish their mission, a new piece of intelligence reveals another shocking twist to the deadly terror plot, which stretches from Chechnya to the Philippines and from Ukraine to Somalia. The widening operation sends the SEALs across the globe as they track the terrorist ring to the U.S.-Mexico border, where they engage in an epic firefight with an outcome that has potentially unimaginable consequences for the future of America. (Read More)

Themes:terrorism,  military,  funeral,  torture,  kidnapping
Locations:wheelchair,  church,  beach,  bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:military funeral,  hand grenade,  woman crying,  sniper rifle,  military life,  suicide bomber,  21 gun salute,  flag draped coffin,  grave side ceremony,  power drill,  commando raid,  airfield,  drone,  kill,  shot through a window,  heroism,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  shot in the face,  rocket launcher,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  exploding body,  american flag,  character's point of view camera shot,  mission,  binoculars,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  death of friend,  massacre,  terrorist,  shot in the back,  combat,  interrogation,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  pregnancy,  cell phone,  based on true story,  pistol,  explosion,  photograph,  husband wife relationship,  violence,  death,  murder,  blood

American Assassin (2017) is one of the best movies like American Sniper (2014)
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:exploitation,  terrorism,  brutality,  military,  torture,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:woods,  restaurant,  beach,  bar,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:filmed killing,  sniper rifle,  helicopter pilot,  street shootout,  neoconservatism,  british actor playing american character,  shooting range,  commando raid,  armored car,  close up of eyes,  patriotism,  assault rifle,  shot in the face,  mercilessness,  target practice,  veteran,  beard,  assassination attempt,  machismo,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  mercenary,  american abroad,  character's point of view camera shot,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  massacre,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  f word,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  bare chested male,  two word title,  blood,  flashback,  murder,  dog,  death,  violence

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:brutality,  torture,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:texas,  desert,  bar
Characters:hostage,  soldier
Story:sniper rifle,  british actor playing american character,  commando raid,  airfield,  bloody body of child,  armored car,  southern accent,  moral dilemma,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  mercenary,  american abroad,  death of child,  character's point of view camera shot,  tank,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  binoculars,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  no opening credits,  severed head,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  f word,  interrogation,  held at gunpoint,  vomiting,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  husband wife relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  death,  murder,  dog,  violence

Battle Los Angeles (2011)
Action, Sci-fi

Battle Los Angeles (2011)

Los Angeles and other cities around the world are being bombarded by meteors that seem to be slowing down once they hit the earth's atmosphere. The earth is suddenly being invaded by space aliens that have landed off the shore of LA, and who begin killing everybody along the beach. The military is ordered into action. Marine Staff Sergeant Nantz (Aaron Eckhart), who was about to retire, is reassigned to a new platoon. The platoon, flown by chopper to the forward operating base at Santa Monica Airport, is being led by a new 2nd Lt. Martinez (Ramon Rodriguez). They are sent on a mission to rescue some civilians who are trapped at the police station within alien territory. They only have 3 hours to complete their mission and get out before the Air Force bombs that zone. (Read More)

Themes:military,  drunkenness
Locations:desert,  beach
Characters:psychiatrist,  soldier
Story:u.s. marine,  u.s. marine corps,  filmed killing,  hand grenade,  military life,  uh 1 huey helicopter,  humvee,  in medias res,  marine,  drone,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  post traumatic stress disorder,  rocket launcher,  grenade,  missile,  killing,  death of brother,  mercenary,  exploding body,  american flag,  tank,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  binoculars,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  nonlinear timeline,  death of friend,  ambush,  shot in the back,  combat,  battle,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  helicopter,  shot to death,  corpse,  pregnancy,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  party,  explosion,  husband wife relationship,  father son relationship,  death,  violence,  dog

War For The Planet Of The Apes (2017)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-fi, Thriller

War For The Planet Of The Apes (2017)

Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet. (Read More)

Themes:brutality,  military,  torture,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:woods,  desert,  beach
Characters:hostage,  baby,  soldier
Story:hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  star spangled banner,  shot in the side,  army base,  commando raid,  behind enemy lines,  armored car,  abandoned building,  moral dilemma,  death of protagonist,  rpg,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  mercilessness,  rocket launcher,  beard,  helmet,  grenade,  missile,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  death of brother,  exploding body,  american flag,  character's point of view camera shot,  tank,  mission,  binoculars,  sniper,  no opening credits,  death of friend,  massacre,  ambush,  shot in the back,  combat,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  horse,  helicopter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  brother brother relationship,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  husband wife relationship,  mother son relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  murder,  flashback,  blood,  violence,  death

The Purge: Election Year (2016) is one of the best movies like American Sniper (2014)
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:courage,  exploitation,  brutality,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:church
Characters:warrior,  hostage
Story:filmed killing,  hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  street shootout,  commando raid,  young version of character,  drone,  shot through a window,  bullet time,  moral dilemma,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  shot in the face,  mercilessness,  bravery,  preacher,  assassination attempt,  helmet,  ak 47,  silencer,  mercenary,  exploding body,  american flag,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  binoculars,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  no opening credits,  severed head,  death of friend,  massacre,  ambush,  shot in the back,  f word,  combat,  held at gunpoint,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  bare chested male,  murder,  blood,  death,  violence,  flashback

The 5th Wave (2016)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

The 5th Wave (2016)

Four waves of increasingly deadly attacks have left most of Earth in ruin. Against a backdrop of fear and distrust, Cassie is on the run, desperately trying to save her younger brother. As she prepares for the inevitable and lethal fifth wave, Cassie teams up with a young man who may become her final hope - if she can only trust him. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  brutality,  military,  kidnapping
Mood:suspense
Locations:woods
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  nurse,  soldier
Story:sniper rifle,  military training,  basic training,  shooting range,  airfield,  behind enemy lines,  drone,  armored car,  abandoned building,  close up of eyes,  moral dilemma,  assault rifle,  mercilessness,  target practice,  bravery,  teddy bear,  helmet,  grenade,  ak 47,  death of child,  character's point of view camera shot,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  nonlinear timeline,  massacre,  ambush,  shot in the back,  combat,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  party,  explosion,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  father daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  mother son relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  murder,  flashback,  death,  violence,  blood

G.i. Joe: Retaliation (2013)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

G.i. Joe: Retaliation (2013)

The G.I. Joe team is framed for crimes against the country by Zartan, disguised as the President, and Cobra Commander has all the world leaders under his influence, with their advanced warheads headed towards innocent populaces around the world. Outnumbered and outgunned, the surviving team members form a plan with their original leader, General Joseph Colton, to rescue the President and face off Cobra Commander, his accomplices and the world leaders. (Read More)

Themes:terrorism,  military,  torture,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:desert
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  hidden gun,  humvee,  commando raid,  young version of character,  drone,  armored car,  southern accent,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  target practice,  rocket launcher,  assassination attempt,  helmet,  grenade,  missile,  ak 47,  silencer,  mercenary,  american abroad,  exploding body,  american flag,  character's point of view camera shot,  tank,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  binoculars,  news report,  sniper,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  death of friend,  massacre,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  interrogation,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  helicopter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  party,  explosion,  bare chested male,  flashback,  blood,  murder,  death,  violence

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:courage,  brutality,  military,  torture,  christmas,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Locations:wheelchair,  restaurant,  bar
Characters:psychiatrist,  warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:filmed killing,  sniper rifle,  street shootout,  flag draped coffin,  navy sea air and land force,  british actor playing american character,  shooting range,  behind enemy lines,  armored car,  abandoned building,  southern accent,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  target practice,  bravery,  rocket launcher,  beard,  missile,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  mercenary,  exploding body,  scene during end credits,  character's point of view camera shot,  tank,  mission,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  sniper,  no opening credits,  severed head,  exploding car,  nonlinear timeline,  woman,  massacre,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  combat,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  helicopter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  father daughter relationship,  bare chested male,  two word title,  murder,  flashback,  violence,  death

Criminal (2016) is one of the best movies like American Sniper (2014)
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:terrorism,  brutality,  wedding,  torture,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:church,  restaurant,  beach
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:sniper rifle,  uh 1 huey helicopter,  street shootout,  tortured to death,  british actor playing american character,  humvee,  commando raid,  airfield,  armored car,  shot through a window,  moral dilemma,  assault rifle,  mercilessness,  beard,  assassination attempt,  missile,  subtitled scene,  mercenary,  american abroad,  character's point of view camera shot,  mission,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  nonlinear timeline,  terrorist,  shot in the back,  f word,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  taxi,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  father daughter relationship,  mother daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  bare chested male,  blood,  death,  murder,  violence,  flashback

Clear And Present Danger (1994)
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Clear And Present Danger (1994)

Jack Ryan is back and this time the bad guys are in his own government. When Admiral James Greer becomes sick with cancer, Ryan is appointed acting CIA Deputy Director of Intelligence. Almost before he can draw a breath in his new position, one of the president's closest friends and his family are murdered in their sleep by what appears to by drug cartels. Ryan is called in to investigate, but unknown to him the CIA has already sent a secret field operative to lead an illegal paramilitary force in Colombia against cartels. Things get even more complicated when his team is set up and he loses an agent in the field and a friend of his wife's, who was the murdered agent's secretary, is murdered that same day. Ryan must then risk not only his career, but his life to expose the truth behind the mystery. (Read More)

Themes:terrorism,  military,  funeral,  torture,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:military funeral,  night vision binoculars,  hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  uh 1 huey helicopter,  street shootout,  navy sea air and land force,  commando raid,  airfield,  behind enemy lines,  armored car,  rpg,  bulletproof vest,  target practice,  rocket launcher,  assassination attempt,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  mercenary,  american abroad,  american flag,  mission,  binoculars,  news report,  sniper,  exploding car,  death of friend,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  combat,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shotgun,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  explosion,  mother daughter relationship,  father daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  father son relationship,  murder,  death,  violence,  blood

Furious Seven (2015)
Action, Crime, Thriller

Furious Seven (2015)

Dominic and his crew thought they'd left the criminal mercenary life behind. They'd defeated international terrorist Owen Shaw and went their separate ways. But now, Shaw's brother, Deckard Shaw, is out killing the crew one by one for revenge. Worse, a Somalian terrorist called Jakarde and a shady government official called "Mr. Nobody" are both competing to steal a computer terrorism program called "God's Eye," that can turn any technological device into a weapon. Torretto must reconvene with his team to stop Shaw and retrieve the God's Eye program while caught in a power struggle between the terrorist and the United States government. (Read More)

Themes:terrorism,  funeral,  wedding,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:desert,  beach,  hospital
Characters:hostage
Story:hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  pregnant woman,  helicopter pilot,  humvee,  sledgehammer,  drone,  armored car,  close up of eyes,  southern accent,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  rocket launcher,  grenade,  missile,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  killing,  silencer,  mercenary,  american abroad,  exploding body,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  news report,  exploding car,  death of friend,  terrorist,  ambush,  shot in the back,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  helicopter,  shot to death,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  brother brother relationship,  pistol,  party,  explosion,  father daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  mother son relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  death,  murder,  violence,  flashback

Spectral (2016)
Action, Mystery, Sci-fi, Thriller, Adventure

Spectral (2016)

Civil Unrest in the European country of Moldova has US forces engaging the insurgents however there is a new threat who has decided both are their enemy. This new threat resides in an alternative spectrum that makes them invisible to the naked eye and instant death to anyone confronting them. Locals believe they are Spirits of War but others believe they are superior arms technology fabricated by the Moldova government.. (Read More)

Themes:exploitation,  military
Mood:suspense
Characters:warrior,  soldier
Story:filmed killing,  night vision binoculars,  hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  british actor playing american character,  commando raid,  airfield,  behind enemy lines,  armored car,  abandoned building,  translator,  bullet time,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  target practice,  rocket launcher,  helmet,  grenade,  ak 47,  silencer,  death of brother,  mercenary,  exploding body,  death of child,  character's point of view camera shot,  tank,  mission,  binoculars,  sniper,  massacre,  ambush,  combat,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shotgun,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  corpse,  pistol,  explosion,  death,  violence,  blood,  murder

Patriots Day (2016) is one of the best movies like American Sniper (2014)
Crime, Drama, History, Thriller, Action

Patriots Day (2016)

On April 15, 2013 Boston, Massachusetts, Police Sgt, Tommy Saunders is pulling security duty on the annual Boston Marathon when the Tsarnaev brothers strike with their homemade bombs in an act of terrorism. In the resulting chaos as the wounded are cared for, Saunders and his comrades join forces with the FBI to get to the bottom of this attack. As the investigation continues, the Tsarnaev brothers realize that the authorities are close to identifying them and attempt to flee the city to continue their fanatical mayhem. To stop them, a police manhunt is performed that would have bloody confrontations and a massive dragnet shutting down the City of Boston to make sure there is no escape from the law. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  terrorism,  brutality,  funeral,  kidnapping
Mood:suspense
Locations:wheelchair,  church,  restaurant,  bar,  hospital
Characters:hostage,  nurse,  soldier
Story:filmed killing,  night vision binoculars,  sniper rifle,  street shootout,  year 2013,  commando raid,  bloody body of child,  amputee,  shot through a window,  heroism,  bulletproof vest,  shot in the face,  bravery,  helmet,  what happened to epilogue,  grenade,  subtitled scene,  death of brother,  death of child,  american flag,  news report,  sniper,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  terrorist,  f word,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  brother brother relationship,  based on true story,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  husband wife relationship,  bare chested male,  two word title,  dog,  murder,  blood,  violence,  death

The Hurt Locker (2008)
Drama, History, Thriller, War

The Hurt Locker (2008)

An intense portrayal of elite soldiers who have one of the most dangerous jobs in the world: disarming bombs in the heat of combat. When a new sergeant, James, takes over a highly trained bomb disposal team amidst violent conflict, he surprises his two subordinates, Sanborn and Eldridge, by recklessly plunging them into a deadly game of urban combat, behaving as if he's indifferent to death. As the men struggle to control their wild new leader, the city explodes into chaos, and James' true character reveals itself in a way that will change each man forever. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  terrorism,  drunkenness,  suicide
Mood:suspense
Locations:desert
Characters:psychiatrist,  baby
Story:u.s. invasion of iraq,  iraq war,  sniper rifle,  uh 1 huey helicopter,  suicide bomber,  m 113 armored personnel carrirer,  u.s. invasion of afghanistan,  improvised explosive device,  rangefinder,  laundry drying on clothes line,  humvee,  unsubtitled foreign language,  car bomb,  translator,  moral dilemma,  post traumatic stress disorder,  iraq,  friendship between men,  helmet,  mercenary,  exploding body,  character's point of view camera shot,  tank,  racial slur,  shot in the leg,  sniper,  no opening credits,  death of friend,  terrorist,  ambush,  shot in the back,  f word,  combat,  held at gunpoint,  taxi,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  shootout,  cell phone,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  husband wife relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  violence,  murder,  death,  blood

War Dogs (2016)
Comedy, Crime, Drama, War, Biography

War Dogs (2016)

Two friends in their early 20s (Hill and Teller) living in Miami Beach during the Iraq War exploit a little-known government initiative that allows small businesses to bid on U.S. Military contracts. Starting small, they begin raking in big money and are living the high life. But the pair gets in over their heads when they land a 300 million dollar deal to arm the Afghan Military - a deal that puts them in business with some very shady people, not the least of which turns out to be the U.S. Government. Based on true events. (Read More)

Themes:military,  funeral,  drunkenness,  torture,  christmas,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:woods,  desert,  restaurant,  beach,  bar,  hospital
Characters:hostage,  baby,  nurse,  soldier
Story:iraq war,  night vision binoculars,  hand grenade,  pregnant woman,  uh 1 huey helicopter,  weapons cache,  grave side ceremony,  army base,  shooting range,  armored car,  translator,  moral dilemma,  rpg,  target practice,  rocket launcher,  iraq,  what happened to epilogue,  machismo,  ak 47,  american abroad,  tank,  no opening credits,  nonlinear timeline,  f word,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  taxi,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  machine gun,  helicopter,  beating,  pregnancy,  cell phone,  based on true story,  pistol,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  father daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  bare chested male,  flashback

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:courage,  exploitation,  terrorism,  brutality,  drunkenness,  torture,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:wheelchair,  woods,  beach,  bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  street shootout,  prosthetic limb,  armored car,  abandoned building,  shot through a window,  bullet time,  bulletproof vest,  disfigurement,  shot in the face,  mercilessness,  bravery,  rocket launcher,  assassination attempt,  machismo,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  severed arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  exploding body,  character's point of view camera shot,  tank,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  sniper,  severed head,  exploding car,  massacre,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  gay slur,  shot in the back,  f word,  combat,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  horse,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  husband wife relationship,  bare chested male,  blood,  death,  dog,  violence,  murder,  flashback

Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017) is one of the best movies like American Sniper (2014)
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:terrorism,  brutality,  wedding,  drunkenness,  torture,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:woods,  bar,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:filmed killing,  hand grenade,  street shootout,  british actor playing american character,  prosthetic limb,  young version of character,  amputee,  drone,  armored car,  southern accent,  moral dilemma,  assault rifle,  shot in the face,  mercilessness,  rocket launcher,  assassination attempt,  missile,  subtitled scene,  severed arm,  mercenary,  exploding body,  american abroad,  american flag,  character's point of view camera shot,  mission,  cowboy,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the forehead,  news report,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  death of friend,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  f word,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  taxi,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  horse,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  father daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  bare chested male,  blood,  murder,  flashback,  dog,  violence,  death

Tomorrow, When The War Began (2010)
Action, Adventure, Drama

Tomorrow, When The War Began (2010)

Seven Australian teenage friends from a small town go on a camping trip to be with nature. During their trip, they see military aircraft fly overhead. What they didn't know was their country was being invaded by another country. Returning home, they discover that they are at war. With no training, they band together to fight the enemy. (Read More)

Themes:military
Locations:church,  restaurant
Characters:soldier
Story:hand grenade,  shot in the side,  shot through a window,  bulletproof vest,  target practice,  rocket launcher,  helmet,  missile,  ak 47,  mercenary,  tank,  binoculars,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  sniper,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  snake,  ambush,  shot in the back,  combat,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  vomiting,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  horse,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  explosion,  mother daughter relationship,  father daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  bare chested male,  dog,  murder,  blood,  violence,  death

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:terrorism,  christmas,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:woods,  bar,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:night vision binoculars,  hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  uh 1 huey helicopter,  shooting range,  commando raid,  airfield,  armored car,  kill,  shot through a window,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  target practice,  rocket launcher,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  mercenary,  tank,  mission,  shot in the leg,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  terrorist,  ambush,  shot in the back,  combat,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  shot to death,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  bare chested male,  death,  violence,  murder,  blood

The Last Boy Scout (1991)
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,  torture,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:woods,  bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage
Story:killing an animal,  sniper rifle,  street shootout,  hidden gun,  child with gun,  bully comeuppance,  car bomb,  southern accent,  assault rifle,  shot in the face,  assassination attempt,  machismo,  exploding body,  american flag,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  sniper,  exploding car,  death of friend,  massacre,  ambush,  assassin,  gay slur,  shot in the back,  f word,  combat,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  horse,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  father daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  bare chested male,  dog,  blood,  death,  flashback,  murder,  violence

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016) is one of the best movies like American Sniper (2014)
Biography, Comedy, Drama, War

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016)

2003. After careful consideration, Kim Baker, a news copywriter, decides to leave the relative comfort of a New York desk job and serious boyfriend Chris to accept the assignment to work for three months as on-camera reporter in war torn Afghanistan, as her news agency is looking for anyone within their ranks to fill immediately the empty voids overseas. Her only experience of being in such an environment is going through hostile zone training a few years earlier. Immediately upon her arrival in Afghanistan, she realizes that she is ill-prepared emotionally for this assignment, not only enduring the dangers of the war itself, but also the conditions of everyday life, including largely been seen by men as only a "piece of ass" and a distraction despite her being considered average looking back home and not being overtly sexual, and being an individual with a small bladder who is nonetheless told to stay hydrated at all times. She is largely assisted in navigating this new life by Tanya Vanderpoel, a fellow female western correspondent, and Fahim Ahmadzai, her Afghan translator guide. As time goes on, Kim finds that she not only may have a specific and important voice within the press corps, but that she may be losing touch with her life back in the States for good or bad. In addition, she will have to decide how much she is willing to risk, not only for herself but that for her colleagues, to get that next important story. She also has to figure out how much of what she does t… (Read More)

Themes:terrorism,  military,  wedding,  drunkenness,  infidelity,  kidnapping
Locations:desert,  restaurant,  bar,  hospital
Characters:hostage,  soldier
Story:u.s. marine corps,  night vision binoculars,  in medias res,  commando raid,  airfield,  unsubtitled foreign language,  marine,  drone,  armored car,  kill,  southern accent,  translator,  rpg,  bulletproof vest,  rocket launcher,  helmet,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  mercenary,  american abroad,  american flag,  tank,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  racial slur,  news report,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  nonlinear timeline,  death of friend,  woman,  terrorist,  f word,  combat,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  taxi,  battle,  airplane,  rescue,  machine gun,  horse,  helicopter,  corpse,  shootout,  cell phone,  based on true story,  pistol,  party,  photograph,  bare chested male,  death,  dog,  violence,  murder

The Expendables (2010)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

The Expendables (2010)

Barney Ross leads the "Expendables", a band of highly skilled mercenaries including knife enthusiast Lee Christmas, martial arts expert Yin Yang, heavy weapons specialist Hale Caesar, demolitionist Toll Road and loose-cannon sniper Gunner Jensen. When the group is commissioned by the mysterious Mr. Church to assassinate the merciless dictator of a small South American island, Barney and Lee head to the remote locale to scout out their opposition. Once there, they meet with local rebel Sandra and discover the true nature of the conflict engulfing the city. When they escape the island and Sandra stays behind, Ross must choose to either walk away and save his own life - or attempt a suicidal rescue mission that might just save his soul. (Read More)

Themes:torture,  christmas,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:church,  restaurant
Characters:hostage,  soldier
Story:sniper rifle,  army base,  southern accent,  heroism,  bulletproof vest,  pier,  shot in the face,  target practice,  rocket launcher,  assassination attempt,  grenade,  missile,  machismo,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  mercenary,  exploding body,  scene during end credits,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the leg,  sniper,  execution,  severed head,  exploding car,  massacre,  assassin,  shot in the back,  f word,  interrogation,  held at gunpoint,  vomiting,  battle,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  horse,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  father daughter relationship,  bare chested male,  blood,  violence,  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:terrorism,  brutality,  drunkenness,  torture,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:wheelchair,  bar,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage
Story:filmed killing,  sniper rifle,  street shootout,  hidden gun,  young version of character,  drone,  armored car,  abandoned building,  shot through a window,  bullet time,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  rocket launcher,  assassination attempt,  missile,  ak 47,  silencer,  mercenary,  exploding body,  scene during end credits,  character's point of view camera shot,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  binoculars,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  severed head,  exploding car,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  gay slur,  shot in the back,  f word,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  brother brother relationship,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  father daughter relationship,  mother daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  mother son relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  dog,  blood,  flashback,  murder,  violence,  death

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:courage,  military,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:woods,  desert,  church
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:hand grenade,  sandstorm,  army base,  drone,  armored car,  close up of eyes,  moral dilemma,  bulletproof vest,  mercilessness,  target practice,  bravery,  iraq,  assassination attempt,  grenade,  missile,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  mercenary,  american abroad,  character's point of view camera shot,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  binoculars,  shot in the leg,  news report,  no opening credits,  death of friend,  massacre,  ambush,  shot in the back,  combat,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  horse,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  bare chested male,  death,  blood,  flashback,  dog,  violence,  murder

The Fate Of The Furious (2017) is one of the best movies like American Sniper (2014)
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:terrorism,  brutality,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:restaurant,  bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  baby,  soldier
Story:hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  humvee,  armored car,  moral dilemma,  bulletproof vest,  barbecue,  mercilessness,  rocket launcher,  beard,  assassination attempt,  grenade,  missile,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  mercenary,  american abroad,  american flag,  character's point of view camera shot,  tank,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  binoculars,  sniper,  exploding car,  woman,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  taxi,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  brother brother relationship,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  father daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  mother son relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  flashback,  murder,  blood,  violence,  death

Blood Father (2016)
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Blood Father (2016)

Themes:brutality,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:desert,  bar
Characters:killer,  warrior,  hostage
Story:hand grenade,  shot in the side,  shot through a window,  southern accent,  moral dilemma,  assault rifle,  mercilessness,  beard,  assassination attempt,  machismo,  ak 47,  exploding body,  character's point of view camera shot,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  no opening credits,  death of friend,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  f word,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  horse,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  party,  explosion,  photograph,  father daughter relationship,  bare chested male,  two word title,  blood,  murder,  violence,  death

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:terrorism,  brutality,  military,  funeral,  torture,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:wheelchair,  woods,  desert,  bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:military funeral,  filmed killing,  hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  tortured to death,  british actor playing american character,  young version of character,  drone,  armored car,  abandoned building,  close up of eyes,  southern accent,  heroism,  moral dilemma,  death of protagonist,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  shot in the face,  bravery,  rocket launcher,  missile,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  severed arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  exploding body,  american flag,  tank,  news report,  sniper,  exploding car,  death of friend,  massacre,  terrorist,  ambush,  combat,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  horse,  helicopter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  party,  explosion,  photograph,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  bare chested male,  blood,  murder,  flashback,  violence,  death

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

It is 1942, America has entered World War II, and sickly but determined Steve Rogers is frustrated at being rejected yet again for military service. Everything changes when Dr. Erskine recruits him for the secret Project Rebirth. Proving his extraordinary courage, wits and conscience, Rogers undergoes the experiment and his weak body is suddenly enhanced into the maximum human potential. When Dr. Erskine is then immediately assassinated by an agent of Nazi Germany's secret HYDRA research department (headed by Johann Schmidt, a.k.a. the Red Skull), Rogers is left as a unique man who is initially misused as a propaganda mascot; however, when his comrades need him, Rogers goes on a successful adventure that truly makes him Captain America, and his war against Schmidt begins. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  terrorism,  military,  drunkenness,  suicide
Locations:woods,  church,  restaurant,  bar,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  nurse,  soldier
Story:hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  military training,  street shootout,  army base,  in medias res,  commando raid,  car bomb,  war hero,  heroism,  patriotism,  bravery,  friendship between men,  assassination attempt,  mercenary,  american abroad,  exploding body,  american flag,  tank,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the leg,  sniper,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  nonlinear timeline,  death of friend,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  combat,  interrogation,  held at gunpoint,  taxi,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  explosion,  photograph,  bare chested male,  death,  flashback,  blood,  violence,  murder

A Good Day To Die Hard (2013) is one of the best movies like American Sniper (2014)
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:terrorism,  suicide,  revenge
Characters:warrior
Story:hand grenade,  shooting range,  armored car,  car bomb,  shot through a window,  rpg,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  target practice,  rocket launcher,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  mercenary,  american abroad,  exploding body,  character's point of view camera shot,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the leg,  news report,  exploding car,  terrorist,  assassin,  shot in the back,  held at gunpoint,  taxi,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  father daughter relationship,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  murder

White House Down (2013)
Action, Drama, Thriller

White House Down (2013)

Capitol Policeman John Cale has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer. Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House, when the complex is overtaken by a heavily armed paramilitary group. Now, with the nation's government falling into chaos and time running out, it's up to Cale to save the president, his daughter, and the country. (Read More)

Themes:terrorism,  military,  torture,  kidnapping,  revenge
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:u.s. marine,  filmed killing,  hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  commando raid,  marine,  shot through a window,  rpg,  assault rifle,  rocket launcher,  grenade,  missile,  ak 47,  silencer,  mercenary,  exploding body,  american flag,  tank,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  death of friend,  terrorist,  shot in the back,  interrogation,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  shot to death,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  father daughter relationship,  mother daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  death,  murder,  violence

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

John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)

Themes:exploitation,  brutality,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:restaurant,  bar
Characters:warrior
Story:sniper rifle,  hidden gun,  shooting range,  shot through a window,  rpg,  bulletproof vest,  shot in the face,  mercilessness,  target practice,  rocket launcher,  beard,  assassination attempt,  machismo,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  american abroad,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  sniper,  no opening credits,  massacre,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  f word,  held at gunpoint,  slow motion scene,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  party,  explosion,  photograph,  murder,  death,  blood,  dog,  flashback,  violence

The Magnificent Seven (2016)
Action, Adventure, Western

The Magnificent Seven (2016)

Director Antoine Fuqua brings his modern vision to a classic story in The Magnificent Seven. With the town of Rose Creek under the deadly control of industrialist Bartholomew Bogue, the desperate townspeople employ protection from seven outlaws, bounty hunters, gamblers and hired guns. As they prepare the town for the violent showdown that they know is coming, these seven mercenaries find themselves fighting for more than money. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  brutality,  drunkenness,  revenge
Locations:woods,  desert,  church,  bar
Characters:warrior
Story:killing an animal,  bounty,  hidden gun,  shot through a window,  close up of eyes,  southern accent,  heroism,  post traumatic stress disorder,  mercilessness,  target practice,  bravery,  preacher,  subtitled scene,  mercenary,  exploding body,  cowboy,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the forehead,  racial slur,  shot in the leg,  sniper,  death of friend,  massacre,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  combat,  interrogation,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  horse,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  shootout,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  husband wife relationship,  death,  violence,  blood,  murder

Escape Plan (2013) is one of the best movies like American Sniper (2014)
Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-fi, Thriller

Escape Plan (2013)

Ray Breslin is the world's foremost authority on structural security. After analyzing every high security prison and learning a vast array of survival skills so he can design escape-proof prisons, his skills are put to the test. He's framed and incarcerated in a master prison he designed himself. He needs to escape and find the person who put him behind bars. (Read More)

Themes:torture,  kidnapping,  revenge
Locations:beach
Characters:bible,  warrior
Story:sniper rifle,  uh 1 huey helicopter,  year 2013,  airfield,  car bomb,  shot through a window,  close up of eyes,  assault rifle,  machismo,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  mercenary,  character's point of view camera shot,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  binoculars,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  sniper,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  gay slur,  shot in the back,  f word,  interrogation,  held at gunpoint,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  father daughter relationship,  bare chested male,  two word title,  death,  blood,  violence,  flashback,  murder

Predators (2010)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

Predators (2010)

The mercenary Royce; the military Isabelle; the Russian soldier Nikolai; the San Quentin criminal Stans; the Sierra Leone militia Mombasa; the drug lord Cuchillo; the Yakuza Hanzo; and the Doctor Edwin awake in free fall but they succeed to open their parachutes landing in a jungle. Soon they find that they are on another planet and they are prey of aliens in a deadly hunting game, and they need to join forces to destroy their predators and survive. (Read More)

Themes:brutality,  military,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:woods
Characters:killer,  warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:hand grenade,  killing an animal,  sniper rifle,  covered in mud,  moral dilemma,  shot in the face,  mercilessness,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  severed arm,  mercenary,  exploding body,  character's point of view camera shot,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  sniper,  no opening credits,  severed head,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  f word,  combat,  held at gunpoint,  vomiting,  battle,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  shootout,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  bare chested male,  death,  blood,  murder,  violence

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:terrorism,  brutality,  funeral,  torture,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:church,  restaurant,  bar
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:hand grenade,  suicide bomber,  british actor playing american character,  prosthetic limb,  commando raid,  drone,  armored car,  car bomb,  war hero,  abandoned building,  moral dilemma,  disfigurement,  black eye,  rocket launcher,  friendship between men,  missile,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  severed arm,  mercenary,  american abroad,  exploding body,  scene during end credits,  character's point of view camera shot,  tank,  mission,  binoculars,  shot in the forehead,  news report,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  combat,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  father son relationship,  bare chested male,  flashback,  death,  blood,  murder,  violence

Survivor (2015)
Action, Crime, Thriller

Survivor (2015)

A State Department employee newly posted to the American embassy in London is charged with stopping terrorists from getting into the U.S. That puts her right in the line of fire and she is targeted for death and framed for crimes. Discredited, she is forced to go on the run while she tries to clear her name and stop a large-scale terrorist attack set for New Year's Eve in Times Square. (Read More)

Themes:terrorism,  christmas,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:wheelchair,  restaurant
Characters:hostage
Story:night vision binoculars,  hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  helicopter pilot,  christmas tree,  marine,  target practice,  rocket launcher,  assassination attempt,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  silencer,  american abroad,  binoculars,  news report,  sniper,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  f word,  combat,  held at gunpoint,  taxi,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  machine gun,  helicopter,  corpse,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  murder,  death,  flashback,  violence

The Expendables 2 (2012) is one of the best movies like American Sniper (2014)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

The Expendables 2 (2012)

Barney Ross is approached by CIA man Church, who wants him and his guns for hire to go to the former Soviet Union to retrieve something that was on a plane that crashed. Church doesn't tell him what he is getting. And Church sends a woman, Maggie with him to make sure he gets it. They find the plane and get the thing but some men take one of Barney's people hostage and the leader tells him to give him what they got or he'll kill his hostage. They give it to him but he kills his hostage anyway. Barney asks Maggie what was so important about that thing. She says that it showed the location of a Russian plutonium storage mine. Barney decides to track the man down and deal with him. They track them down and discover that the man they seek is Vilain who leads a group known as The Sangs and that they have taken all the men from the surrounding villages to work the mine. (Read More)

Themes:terrorism,  funeral,  drunkenness,  torture,  revenge
Locations:woods,  church,  bar
Characters:hostage,  soldier
Story:sniper rifle,  armored car,  kill,  shot through a window,  bulletproof vest,  shot in the face,  rocket launcher,  beard,  missile,  machismo,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  severed arm,  mercenary,  exploding body,  tank,  mission,  binoculars,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  sniper,  no opening credits,  severed head,  exploding car,  death of friend,  woman,  terrorist,  shot in the back,  combat,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  battle,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  beating,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  blood,  murder,  death,  violence

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:terrorism,  brutality,  military,  funeral,  torture,  kidnapping,  suicide,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:desert,  bar,  hospital
Characters:warrior,  hostage,  soldier
Story:filmed killing,  hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  street shootout,  british actor playing american character,  star spangled banner,  bloody body of child,  armored car,  heroism,  bulletproof vest,  mercilessness,  helmet,  assassination attempt,  missile,  ak 47,  mercenary,  exploding body,  american abroad,  death of child,  american flag,  character's point of view camera shot,  tank,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  execution,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  massacre,  terrorist,  ambush,  assassin,  shot in the back,  combat,  interrogation,  held at gunpoint,  taxi,  battle,  airplane,  rescue,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  shot to death,  corpse,  beating,  shootout,  pistol,  knife,  party,  explosion,  photograph,  bare chested male,  murder,  flashback,  death

The Purge: Anarchy (2014)
Action, Horror, Sci-fi, Thriller

The Purge: Anarchy (2014)

A couple are driving home when their car breaks down just as the Purge commences. Meanwhile, a police sergeant goes out into the streets to get revenge on the man who killed his son, and a mother and daughter run from their home after assailants destroy it. The five people meet up as they attempt to survive the night in Los Angeles. (Read More)

Themes:brutality,  kidnapping,  revenge
Mood:suspense
Locations:hospital
Characters:hostage
Story:hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  armored car,  bulletproof vest,  assault rifle,  shot in the face,  ak 47,  mercenary,  character's point of view camera shot,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the forehead,  shot in the leg,  news report,  sniper,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  ambush,  shot in the back,  f word,  held at gunpoint,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  corpse,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  father daughter relationship,  bare chested male,  violence,  death,  blood,  murder

Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-fi

Kong: Skull Island (2017)

A washed up monster chaser convinces the U.S. Government to fund a trip to an unexplored island in the South Pacific. Under the guise of geological research, the team travels to "Skull Island". Upon arrival, the group discover that their mission may be complicated by the wildlife which inhabits the island. The beautiful vistas and deadly creatures create a visually stunning experience that is sure to keep your attention. (Read More)

Themes:military,  revenge
Locations:beach,  bar
Characters:warrior,  soldier
Story:smoke grenade,  hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  u.s. military,  uh 1 huey helicopter,  helicopter pilot,  american soldier,  british actor playing american character,  young version of character,  marine,  close up of eyes,  southern accent,  moral dilemma,  deer,  assault rifle,  beard,  grenade,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  severed arm,  mercenary,  exploding body,  american abroad,  american flag,  scene during end credits,  mission,  binoculars,  news report,  sniper,  severed head,  massacre,  ambush,  f word,  combat,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  taxi,  battle,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  shotgun,  machine gun,  helicopter,  blood splatter,  corpse,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  photograph,  blood,  death,  violence,  murder

World War Z (2013) is one of the best movies like American Sniper (2014)
Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-fi, Thriller

World War Z (2013)

Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is persuaded to go on a mission to investigate this disease. What follows is a perilous trek around the world where Lane must brave horrific dangers and long odds to find answers before human civilization falls. (Read More)

Themes:military,  suicide
Locations:desert,  beach
Characters:warrior,  soldier
Story:hand grenade,  sniper rifle,  humvee,  army base,  airfield,  assault rifle,  grenade,  missile,  ak 47,  subtitled scene,  severed arm,  silencer,  mercenary,  american abroad,  exploding body,  tank,  mission,  character repeating someone else's dialogue,  shot in the forehead,  news report,  sniper,  exploding car,  death of friend,  woman,  shot in the back,  combat,  interrogation,  battle,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shotgun,  shot in the chest,  car accident,  machine gun,  helicopter,  shot to death,  corpse,  shootout,  cell phone,  pistol,  knife,  explosion,  mother daughter relationship,  father daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  bare chested male,  flashback,  murder,  death,  dog,  violence,  blood

Allied (2016)
Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War

Allied (2016)

In the middle of World War II, in turbulent 1942, a plane flies over Morocco and drops a Royal Canadian Air Force paratrooper who comes in to land on a drop zone, somewhere in the desert dunes outside Casablanca. Just in time before anyone notices him, the fearless Wing Commander Max Vatan gets in a car and heads to the town with orders to meet Parisian Marianne Beausejour, a skillful member of the French Resistance. On a mission to assassinate the German Ambassador in Casablanca, the two operatives must convince every one of their true feelings as a married couple, while in the background, they need to make the necessary preparations for the critical soiree. Without delay, after the success of this suicide mission, Max and Marianne flee together to England with plans on marrying and making a family, regardless of the war. Instead, heavy clouds of distrust and suspicion threaten their relationship, when Max receives a call from the Secret Service Division to inform him that his beloved wife is actually an impostor. In disbelief, with a terrible task in his hands and crushed under a devastating dilemma, Max must find the courage to seek for answers in the perilous streets of bombarded London, regardless of the outcome. In the end, amid duty and love, who shall live and who shall die? (Read More)

Themes:courage,  brutality,  military,  wedding,  drunkenness,  suicide
Mood:suspense
Locations:wheelchair,  desert,  restaurant,  hospital
Characters:baby,  nurse,  soldier
Story:hand grenade,  pregnant woman,  american soldier,  street shootout,  sandstorm,  airfield,  amputee,  car bomb,  moral dilemma,  disfigurement,  mercilessness,  target practice,  subtitled scene,  american abroad,  tank,  mission,  binoculars,  shot in the forehead,  no opening credits,  exploding car,  woman,  massacre,  ambush,  shot in the back,  f word,  interrogation,  sunglasses,  held at gunpoint,  taxi,  vomiting,  battle,  airplane,  rescue,  shot in the head,  shot in the chest,  machine gun,  horse,  blood splatter,  shot to death,  pregnancy,  shootout,  pistol,  party,  explosion,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  father daughter relationship,  husband wife relationship,  father son relationship,  mother son relationship,  bare chested male,  flashback,  blood,  violence,  death,  murder

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