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The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)
Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance

The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)

The manager of the negative assets sector of Life magazine, Walter Mitty, has been working for sixteen years for the magazine and has a tedious life, not going anywhere but from his home to his job and vice-versa. He is an escapist, daydreaming into a world of fantasy many times a day. Walter has a crush on the recently hired Cheryl Melhoff but he is too shy to invite her on a date and he is trying to contact her via online dating. The magazine is preparing to release its last printed edition and the loathsome manager of transition Ted Hendricks is preparing an inevitable downsizing over the next few days. Walter has been the liaison between the magazine and the mysterious independent photographer Sean O'Connell who has sent to him a package of negatives and a wallet as a gift for his work. Sean also suggests to the senior management the use of negative 25 for the cover of the last edition. However, Walter cannot find the negative that is missing. Walter has no means to contact Sean and finds a clue that he might be in Greenland. He decides to travel to Greenland to track Sean down in the beginning of an unbelievable adventure. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  panic,  escape,  surrealism
Locations:ocean,  motel,  office,  sea,  apartment,  village,  elevator,  airport,  bicycle,  boat,  snow,  hotel,  bar
Characters:photographer
Period:2010s
Story:volcano eruption,  life magazine,  female bartender,  journey shown on map,  playing acoustic guitar,  airport security,  birthday present,  fishing boat,  snow leopard,  jumping from a helicopter,  taxi driver,  helicopter pilot,  el train,  train station,  photograph negative,  reference to peter sellers,  still images during end credits,  pyroclastic flow,  42 year old,  employee employee relationship,  dating website,  flock of birds,  drunkeness,  employee dismissal,  building explosion,  photojournalism,  whimsical,  himalaya,  car rental,  pizza parlor,  volcanic eruption,  dreamer,  google,  himalayas,  motivational,  photojournalist,  alchemy,  greenland,  x rayed skeleton,  ship captain,  reference to marilyn monroe,  biplane,  warlord,  metal detector,  crashing through a window,  iceland,  central park manhattan new york city,  wallet,  alarm,  journal,  loss of job,  text messaging,  poster,  midlife crisis,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  e mail,  daydream,  volcano,  drunk,  sculpture,  karaoke,  evacuation,  bravery,  social commentary,  jumping from height,  skateboard,  female singer,  shark,  exploding building,  magazine,  cake,  revelation,  single parent,  waterfall,  american abroad,  manager,  ex husband ex wife relationship,  directed by star,  employer employee relationship,  product placement,  fantasy sequence,  based on short story,  fired from the job,  bartender,  underwater scene,  unrequited love,  no opening credits,  map,  internet,  widow,  montage,  mountain,  single mother,  soccer,  guitar,  hallucination,  piano,  birthday,  taxi,  brawl,  los angeles california,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  remake,  helicopter,  fistfight,  dream,  song,  cell phone,  train,  brother sister relationship,  surprise ending,  new york city,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  mother son relationship,  character name in title,  fight

Nim's Island (2008)
Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy

Nim's Island (2008)

Nim Rusoe is a girl who joins her father, a scientist, when he does research on marine life on an island. It's just the two of them but she spends her time making friends with all the animals she encounters, chatting on the computer and reading the adventure books of Alex Rover. When her father goes to do some research but when a storm strikes the island he doesn't come back, she gets worried and frightened. She then e-mails Alex Rover hoping that he will come but what she doesn't know is that Alex Rover is a woman who is agoraphobic and germaphobic. But her creation comes to life and eggs her to go. Unfortunately she has never gone anywhere before and is denied her necessities like her sanitary gel by the customs officer at the airport. In the meantime, Nim tries to be strong while waiting for Alex to arrive. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  panic,  escape,  surrealism
Locations:ocean,  sea,  airport,  boat
Story:taxi driver,  helicopter pilot,  volcanic eruption,  ship captain,  metal detector,  aerial shot,  e mail,  volcano,  evacuation,  bravery,  shark,  single parent,  american abroad,  product placement,  fantasy sequence,  underwater scene,  map,  internet,  montage,  mountain,  soccer,  hallucination,  taxi,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  mother son relationship,  character name in title,  fight

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Colossal (2016)
Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-fi

Colossal (2016)

Gloria (Anne Hathaway) is an out-of-work girl who, after getting kicked out of her apartment by her boyfriend, is forced to leave her life in New York and move back to her hometown. When news reports surface that a giant creature is destroying Seoul, South Korea, Gloria gradually comes to the realization that she is somehow connected to this far-off phenomenon. As events begin to spin out of control, Gloria must determine why her seemingly insignificant existence has such a colossal effect on the fate of the world. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  escape,  surrealism
Locations:apartment,  airport,  hotel,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:female bartender,  google,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  evacuation,  jumping from height,  magazine,  american abroad,  product placement,  bartender,  no opening credits,  map,  montage,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  new york city,  photograph,  fight

Paranoia (2013)
Drama, Thriller

Paranoia (2013)

The high stakes thriller Paranoia takes us deep behind the scenes of global success to a deadly world of greed and deception. The two most powerful tech billionaires in the world ('Harrison Ford (I)' (qv) and 'Gary Oldman (I)' (qv)) are bitter rivals with a complicated past who will stop at nothing to destroy each other. A young superstar ('Liam Hemsworth' (qv)), seduced by unlimited wealth and power falls between them, and becomes trapped in the middle of the twists and turns of their life-and-death game of corporate espionage. By the time he realizes his life is in danger, he is in far too deep and knows far too much for them to let him walk away. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  escape
Locations:office,  apartment,  elevator,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:female bartender,  taxi driver,  employee dismissal,  x rayed skeleton,  metal detector,  e mail,  aerial shot,  revelation,  single parent,  employer employee relationship,  product placement,  fired from the job,  bartender,  montage,  taxi,  slow motion scene,  helicopter,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  new york city,  photograph

Power Rangers (2017) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Power Rangers (2017)

High school outcasts stumble upon an old alien ship, where they acquire superpowers and are dubbed the Power Rangers. Learning that an old enemy of the previous generation has returned to exact vegenance, the group must harness their powers and use them to work together and save the world.

Themes:courage,  panic,  escape,  surrealism
Locations:bicycle
Period:2010s
Story:fishing boat,  text messaging,  aerial shot,  volcano,  evacuation,  bravery,  jumping from height,  exploding building,  single parent,  product placement,  fantasy sequence,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  map,  montage,  single mother,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  remake,  fistfight,  cell phone,  train,  brother sister relationship,  surprise ending,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  mother son relationship,  fight

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Ghostbusters (2016)
Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-fi

Ghostbusters (2016)

Themes:panic,  escape,  surrealism
Locations:hotel,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:taxi driver,  employee dismissal,  aerial shot,  evacuation,  exploding building,  product placement,  fired from the job,  no opening credits,  map,  montage,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  rescue,  remake,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  new york city,  photograph,  fight

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,  escape
Locations:apartment,  snow,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:female bartender,  taxi driver,  crashing through a window,  text messaging,  aerial shot,  social commentary,  exploding building,  american abroad,  product placement,  bartender,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  map,  montage,  mountain,  hallucination,  piano,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  new york city,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  fight

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:escape
Locations:ocean,  sea,  apartment,  elevator,  boat,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:female bartender,  fishing boat,  jumping from a helicopter,  helicopter pilot,  ship captain,  warlord,  crashing through a window,  aerial shot,  jumping from height,  american abroad,  bartender,  underwater scene,  map,  montage,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  photograph,  fight

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Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice (2016) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)
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,  escape
Locations:apartment,  village,  snow,  bar
Characters:photographer
Period:2010s
Story:el train,  employee employee relationship,  warlord,  crashing through a window,  jumping through a window,  e mail,  aerial shot,  evacuation,  bravery,  jumping from height,  exploding building,  revelation,  employer employee relationship,  product placement,  fantasy sequence,  underwater scene,  widow,  montage,  mountain,  hallucination,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  dream,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  photograph,  mother son relationship,  character name in title,  fight

Wonder Woman (2017)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-fi, War

Wonder Woman (2017)

Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when a pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana will discover her full powers and her true destiny. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  panic,  escape,  surrealism
Locations:village,  boat,  snow
Characters:photographer
Period:2010s
Story:train station,  biplane,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  e mail,  bravery,  jumping from height,  exploding building,  revelation,  waterfall,  american abroad,  fantasy sequence,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  map,  montage,  single mother,  piano,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  fistfight,  train,  surprise ending,  photograph,  fight,  mother daughter relationship,  character name in title

The Finest Hours (2016)
Action, Drama, History, Thriller

The Finest Hours (2016)

In February of 1952, one of the worst storms to ever hit the East Coast struck New England, damaging an oil tanker off the coast of Cape Cod and literally ripping it in half. On a small lifeboat faced with frigid temperatures and 70-foot high waves, four members of the Coast Guard set out to rescue more than 30 stranded sailors trapped aboard the rapidly-sinking vessel. This is why The Finest Hours (2016) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013). (Read More)

Themes:courage,  panic
Locations:boat,  ocean,  sea,  snow,  bar
Story:rescue,  fishing boat,  employee employee relationship,  ship captain,  aerial shot,  bravery,  jumping from height,  single parent,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  map,  widow,  single mother,  slow motion scene,  brother sister relationship,  surprise ending,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  mother son relationship

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The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016)

Themes:courage,  panic,  escape,  surrealism
Locations:village,  snow
Story:warlord,  aerial shot,  bravery,  jumping from height,  revelation,  waterfall,  fantasy sequence,  unrequited love,  no opening credits,  montage,  mountain,  hallucination,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  fistfight,  surprise ending,  character name in title,  fight

Jurassic World (2015) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Jurassic World (2015)

22 years after the original Jurassic Park failed, the new park (also known as Jurassic World) is open for business. After years of studying genetics the scientists on the park genetically engineer a new breed of dinosaur. When everything goes horribly wrong, will our heroes make it off the island?

Themes:courage,  escape
Locations:elevator,  airport,  snow,  hotel
Period:2010s
Story:helicopter pilot,  el train,  employee employee relationship,  aerial shot,  evacuation,  bravery,  social commentary,  jumping from height,  shark,  exploding building,  waterfall,  american abroad,  manager,  employer employee relationship,  product placement,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  map,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  mother son relationship

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

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:panic
Locations:motel,  apartment,  elevator,  airport,  bicycle,  snow,  hotel,  bar
Story:taxi driver,  text messaging,  american abroad,  product placement,  fired from the job,  no opening credits,  internet,  montage,  taxi,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  helicopter,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  fight

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Patriots Day (2016)
Crime, Drama, History, Thriller

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,  panic,  escape
Locations:apartment,  boat,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:pizza parlor,  text messaging,  aerial shot,  bravery,  exploding building,  product placement,  no opening credits,  montage,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  photograph,  fight

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. This is why The 5th Wave (2016) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013). (Read More)

Themes:courage,  escape
Period:2010s
Story:x rayed skeleton,  journal,  text messaging,  evacuation,  bravery,  social commentary,  exploding building,  revelation,  single parent,  unrequited love,  no opening credits,  map,  montage,  soccer,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  brother sister relationship,  surprise ending,  new york city,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  mother son relationship,  fight

Criminal (2016) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)
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,  escape
Locations:airport
Period:2010s
Story:fishing boat,  taxi driver,  x rayed skeleton,  text messaging,  aerial shot,  american abroad,  product placement,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  widow,  piano,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  fight

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Grimsby (2016)
Action, Adventure, Comedy

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,  escape
Locations:bicycle,  boat,  hotel,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:train station,  metal detector,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  evacuation,  social commentary,  jumping from height,  exploding building,  revelation,  underwater scene,  map,  montage,  soccer,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  train,  brother sister relationship,  surprise ending,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  mother son relationship,  character name in title,  fight

Xxx: Return Of Xander Cage (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:escape
Locations:apartment,  elevator,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  evacuation,  jumping from height,  skateboard,  exploding building,  revelation,  american abroad,  product placement,  underwater scene,  map,  montage,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  new york city,  character name in title,  fight

Now You See Me 2 (2016)
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller

Now You See Me 2 (2016)

One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public's adulation with their Robin Hood-style magic spectacles, The Four Horsemen resurface for a comeback performance in hopes of exposing the unethical practices of a tech magnate. The man behind their vanishing act is none other than Walter Mabry, a tech prodigy who threatens the Horsemen into pulling off their most impossible heist yet. Their only hope is to perform one last unprecedented stunt to clear their names and reveal the mastermind behind it all. (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:apartment,  elevator,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:metal detector,  wallet,  aerial shot,  social commentary,  revelation,  american abroad,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  map,  montage,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  new york city,  photograph,  fight

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Pan (2015) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)
Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Pan (2015)

Themes:courage,  escape,  surrealism
Locations:boat
Story:ship captain,  bravery,  social commentary,  jumping from height,  american abroad,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  map,  mountain,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  fistfight,  surprise ending,  mother son relationship,  character name in title,  fight

Dracula 2000 (2000)
Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller

Dracula 2000 (2000)

In the millenium version of this classic Gothic horror we find Abraham Van Helsing (Plummer), who has tangled with Count Dracula (Butler) in the past, working as an English antiques dealer. Simon (Miller) is a vampire hunter in training under his apprenticeship. Van Helsing and Simon travel from London to New Orleans to rescue Van Helsing's daughter Mary (Waddell) from the family's life long nemesis - Dracula. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  escape,  surrealism
Locations:airport
Story:journey shown on map,  crashing through a window,  jumping through a window,  jumping from height,  revelation,  product placement,  map,  hallucination,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  fistfight,  dream,  surprise ending,  photograph,  character name in title,  fight

San Andreas (2015)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller

San Andreas (2015)

In San Andreas, California is experiencing a statewide earthquake that goes on record as easily the biggest earthquake in history. Dwayne Johnson plays Ray Gaines, a helicopter rescue pilot for the Los Angeles Fire Department, who is trying to find his daughter, Blake (Alexandra Daddario), who is in San Francisco amidst the chaos. Ray's estranged wife, Emma, is forced to turn to Ray for help, as he is her last resort. Together they journey to save their daughter. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  panic,  escape
Locations:office,  airport,  bicycle,  boat
Story:rescue,  helicopter,  text messaging,  aerial shot,  evacuation,  bravery,  jumping from height,  exploding building,  ex husband ex wife relationship,  product placement,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  map,  los angeles california,  airplane,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship

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Keeping Up With The Joneses (2016)
Action, Comedy

Keeping Up With The Joneses (2016)

Themes:panic,  escape
Locations:hotel
Story:employee employee relationship,  metal detector,  text messaging,  jumping through a window,  manager,  product placement,  fantasy sequence,  no opening credits,  montage,  taxi,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  cell phone,  surprise ending

Central Intelligence (2016) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)
Action, Comedy, Crime

Central Intelligence (2016)

Calvin Joyner was voted in high school the guy most likely to succeed. 20 years later he's an accountant. As his high school reunion approaches, he tries to make contact with his old schoolmates. And someone named Bob Stone contacts him. He says that he was known as Robbie Weirdicht in school. Calvin remembers that he was picked on, as a matter of fact after an extremely nasty prank he left school. They agree to meet and Calvin is surprised by how much he has changed. Bob asks Calvin to help him out. He says yes and the next thing he knows some men burst into his home. They're CIA, the one in charge is looking for Stone, she says he's a rogue agent. When they can't find Bob they leave. Later he approaches Calvin telling him, he is not a rogue agent, he's trying to find a person known as the Black Badger who is planning to sell some information that in the wrong hands can be disastrous. so he needs Calvin's help to stop him. Calvin's not sure whom he should believe. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  panic,  escape
Locations:office,  elevator,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:employee employee relationship,  car rental,  crashing through a window,  midlife crisis,  jumping through a window,  bravery,  revelation,  product placement,  no opening credits,  montage,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  photograph,  fight

Ngo Si Seoi (1998)
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-fi, Thriller

Ngo Si Seoi (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. This is why Ngo Si Seoi (1998) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013). (Read More)

Themes:panic,  escape
Locations:village,  hotel
Story:jumping from a helicopter,  aerial shot,  jumping from height,  directed by star,  product placement,  map,  internet,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  character name in title,  fight

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

Allegiant (2016)

After the earth-shattering revelations of INSURGENT, Tris must escape with Four and go beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. For the first time ever, they will leave the only city and family they have ever known. Once outside, old discoveries are quickly rendered meaningless with the revelation of shocking new truths. Tris and Four must quickly decide who they can trust as a ruthless battle ignites beyond the walls of Chicago which threatens all of humanity. In order to survive, Tris will be forced to make impossible choices about courage, allegiance, sacrifice and love. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  panic,  escape,  surrealism
Locations:village,  elevator,  airport
Story:aerial shot,  bravery,  social commentary,  revelation,  fantasy sequence,  no opening credits,  hallucination,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  fistfight,  train,  brother sister relationship,  surprise ending,  mother son relationship,  fight

Assassin's Creed (2016)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-fi

Assassin's Creed (2016)

Through a revolutionary technology that unlocks his genetic memories, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) experiences the adventures of his ancestor, Aguilar de Nerha, in 15th Century Spain. Callum discovers he is descended from a mysterious secret society, the Assassins, and amasses incredible knowledge and skills to take on the oppressive and powerful Templar organization in the present day. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  panic,  escape,  surrealism
Locations:village,  elevator,  bicycle
Period:2010s
Story:x rayed skeleton,  warlord,  metal detector,  crashing through a window,  aerial shot,  bravery,  social commentary,  jumping from height,  revelation,  american abroad,  no opening credits,  hallucination,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  train,  surprise ending,  photograph,  mother son relationship,  fight

Rocky III (1982) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)
Drama, Sport

Rocky III (1982)

Three years and 10 successful title defenses after beating Apollo Creed, with whom he has become great friends, a now wealthy Rocky Balboa is considering retirement. Fame and complacency soon cause Balboa to lose his title to Clubber Lang, who inadvertently causes the death of Rocky's trainer Mickey. Rocky sinks into a depression, and Apollo decides to train Rocky for a rematch against Lang so Rocky can try to win the title back. (Read More)

Themes:courage
Locations:bar
Story:poster,  bravery,  revelation,  manager,  directed by star,  product placement,  bartender,  montage,  piano,  brawl,  los angeles california,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  fistfight,  song,  train,  brother sister relationship,  surprise ending,  photograph,  mother son relationship,  character name in title,  fight

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X-men: Apocalypse (2016)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

X-men: Apocalypse (2016)

Since the dawn of civilization, he was worshiped as a god. Apocalypse, the first and most powerful mutant from Marvel's X-Men universe, amassed the powers of many other mutants, becoming immortal and invincible. Upon awakening after thousands of years, he is disillusioned with the world as he finds it and recruits a team of powerful mutants, including a disheartened Magneto, to cleanse mankind and create a new world order, over which he will reign. As the fate of the Earth hangs in the balance, Raven with the help of Professor X must lead a team of young X-Men to stop their greatest nemesis and save mankind from complete destruction. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  panic,  escape,  surrealism
Locations:snow,  bar
Story:fishing boat,  poster,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  evacuation,  bravery,  exploding building,  single parent,  american abroad,  product placement,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  map,  mountain,  single mother,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  surprise ending,  new york city,  photograph,  fight,  mother daughter relationship,  mother son relationship,  character name in title

Everest (2015)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller

Everest (2015)

On the morning of May 10, 1996, climbers from two commercial expeditions start their final ascent toward the summit of Mount Everest, the highest point on Earth. With little warning, a violent storm strikes the mountain, engulfing the adventurers in one of the fiercest blizzards ever encountered by man. Challenged by the harshest conditions imaginable, the teams must endure blistering winds and freezing temperatures in an epic battle to survive against nearly impossible odds. This is why Everest (2015) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013). (Read More)

Themes:courage,  escape
Locations:village,  airport,  snow
Story:mountain,  helicopter pilot,  himalayas,  aerial shot,  evacuation,  bravery,  american abroad,  no opening credits,  map,  widow,  montage,  hallucination,  rescue,  helicopter,  surprise ending

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows (2016)
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-fi

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows (2016)

The Turtles continue to live in the shadows and no one knows they were the ones who took down Shredder. And Vernon is the one everyone thinks is the one who took Shredder down. April O'Neill does some snooping and learns a scientist named, Baxter Stockman is working for Shredder. He plans to break him out while he's being transported. April tells the turtles who try to stop it but can't. Stockman tries to teleport Shredder but he some how ends up in another dimension and meets a warlord named Krang who instructs Shredder to assemble a teleportation device he sent to Earth a long time ago. He gives Shredder some mutagen which he uses to transform two criminals who were also in the transport with him, Rock Steady and Bebop into mutants. And they set out to find the device. April saw the transformation while investigating Stockman, She would take the mutagen and she would be chased by Shredder's minions, the Foot Clan. He is saved by a man named Casey Jones who was the one who transporting Shredder. The Turtles show up and they try to work together. In the melee the mutagen ends up with the police. Knowing Shredder will try and get it back, April tries to get it first she asks Vern to help. Eventually she and Casey are arrested. The Turtles get the mutagen and Donatello analyzes it learns it could make them human, which he tells Leonardo who tells him to forget it and not to tell the others. But Michelangelo tells Raphael who feels that Leonardo doesn't respect them. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  escape,  surrealism
Locations:elevator,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:warlord,  metal detector,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  bravery,  jumping from height,  skateboard,  waterfall,  bartender,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  map,  montage,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  new york city,  fight

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American Ultra (2015) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)
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:courage,  escape
Locations:elevator,  airport,  hotel
Story:crashing through a window,  text messaging,  jumping through a window,  bravery,  social commentary,  exploding building,  revelation,  american abroad,  product placement,  no opening credits,  montage,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  fight

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)
Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)

After accomplishing the assignment of dismantling a human trafficking organization, the former military and drifter Jack Reacher goes to Washington to invite his liaison, Major Susan Turner, to have dinner with him. However, he meets her substitute, Colonel Sam Morgan, who explains that Major Turner has been arrested and accused of espionage. Jack seeks out her veteran lawyer, Colonel Bob Moorcroft, who explains that Major Turner has also been accused of the murders of two soldiers in Afghanistan. Further, he also tells Jack he is being sued, accused by a woman of being the father of her fifteen year-old daughter, Samantha. When Moorcroft is murdered, Jack is accused of being the killer and sent to a prison. He sees that Turner and he have been framed and also that Turner will be killed by two assassins. However, he rescues her and they flee. Soon, they realize that there is a conspiracy involving military people from the army and a government contractor that is a powerful arms dealer. Jack also learns that Samantha is in danger and Turner and he rescue her. They decide to protect her since a skilled assassin is hunting them down while they try to find the motive of the conspiracy. Who can be trusted? (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:motel,  apartment,  airport,  hotel
Period:2010s
Story:taxi driver,  text messaging,  aerial shot,  e mail,  jumping from height,  revelation,  product placement,  internet,  montage,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  photograph,  character name in title,  fight

The Nice Guys (2016)
Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

The Nice Guys (2016)

Set against the backdrop of 1977 Los Angeles, The Nice Guys opens when single father and licensed PI Holland March (Gosling) is hired to investigate the apparent suicide of famous porn star Misty Mountains. As the trail leads him to track down a girl named Amelia (Qualley), he encounters less licensed and less hands-off private eye Jackson Healey (Russell Crowe) and his brass knuckles, both hired by the young hippie. However, the situation takes a turn for the worse when Amelia vanishes and it becomes apparent that March wasn't the only party interested. As both men are forced to team up, they'll have to take on a world filled with eccentric goons, strippers dressed as mermaids and even a possible government conspiracy. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  panic,  escape
Locations:apartment,  elevator,  airport,  hotel,  bar
Story:jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  drunk,  bravery,  social commentary,  jumping from height,  revelation,  single parent,  fantasy sequence,  bartender,  underwater scene,  hallucination,  birthday,  taxi,  brawl,  los angeles california,  punched in the face,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  fistfight,  dream,  surprise ending,  mother daughter relationship,  fight

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Masterminds (2016)
Action, Comedy, Crime

Masterminds (2016)

David Ghantt discovers the true meaning of adventure far beyond his wildest dreams. He is an uncomplicated man stuck in a monotonous life. Day in and day out he drives an armored vehicle, transporting millions of other people's money with no escape in sight. The only glimmer of excitement is his flirtatious work crush Kelly Campbell who soon lures him into the scheme of a lifetime. Along with a group of half-brained criminals led by Steve Chambers and an absurdly faulted heist plan, David manages the impossible and makes off with $17 million in cash...only problem is he foolishly hands the money over to this wild group of double crossers and has been set up to take the fall. With the bandits blowing the millions on lavish and ridiculous luxuries, they leave behind a glaring trail of evidence. Now on the lam and in over his head, David must dodge the authorities, evade a hilarious hit man, Mike McKinney, and try to turn the tables on the ones he trusted most. This is why Masterminds (2016) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013). (Read More)

Themes:panic,  escape
Locations:airport,  bicycle,  boat,  hotel,  bar
Characters:photographer
Story:employee employee relationship,  metal detector,  american abroad,  fired from the job,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  montage,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  fistfight,  dream,  surprise ending,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  mother son relationship,  fight

The Mummy (2017) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)
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,  panic,  escape,  surrealism
Period:2010s
Story:aerial shot,  evacuation,  bravery,  american abroad,  product placement,  fantasy sequence,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  hallucination,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  remake,  helicopter,  fistfight,  dream,  train,  surprise ending,  fight

Due Date (2010)
Comedy, Drama

Due Date (2010)

In Atlanta on business, straight-laced and overly analytical architect Peter Highman is flying home to Los Angeles and his wife Sarah for the imminent birth of their first child. However, traveling by plane no longer becomes an option when he and a fellow passenger, aspiring actor Ethan Tremblay, are kicked off the plane, which was caused by Ethan's social inappropriateness, due to being generally unaware, exacerbated by Peter's temper at a situation against his sensibilities. Peter, who ends up without money or his suitcase, is forced to accept Ethan's offer of a shared car ride to Los Angeles, Ethan who is looking for his big acting break. For Peter, this partnership is one made in hell, but he feels he has no other choice. Peter obviously wants to take as direct and as quick a route as possible, while he is at Ethan's mercy as the person with the driver's license, car rental and money. They get into one misadventure after another on this trip, with the same issue at each misadventure being Ethan's ineptness as an adult combined with Peter's resulting temper. The questions become whether they will survive the trip together, and if so if Peter will make it home in time to witness the birth of his and Sarah's first child. (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:motel,  airport
Story:airport security,  taxi driver,  car rental,  metal detector,  wallet,  text messaging,  aerial shot,  revelation,  single parent,  product placement,  map,  single mother,  hallucination,  taxi,  los angeles california,  punched in the face,  airplane,  rescue,  dream,  cell phone,  brother sister relationship,  surprise ending,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  mother son relationship

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The Watch (2012)
Action, Comedy, Sci-fi

The Watch (2012)

In Glenview, Ohio, Evan is the manager of the Costco department store and married to Abby. When the Costco night watchman, Antonio Guzman, is mysteriously murdered, Evan organizes The Neighborhood Watch, a watch team with his suburban neighbors Bob, Franklin and Jamarcus to protect the neighborhood and find the killer of Antonio. Soon they discover that the murderer is an alien that is preparing to invade Earth, and they become the last hope of mankind on Earth. (Read More)

Themes:escape
Period:2010s
Story:text messaging,  jumping through a window,  aerial shot,  skateboard,  exploding building,  manager,  product placement,  montage,  guitar,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  photograph,  mother son relationship,  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:escape
Locations:office,  airport,  hotel,  bar
Story:taxi driver,  cake,  revelation,  american abroad,  bartender,  unrequited love,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  photograph,  fight

Creed (2015) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)
Drama, Sport

Creed (2015)

Adonis Johnson is the son of the famous boxing champion Apollo Creed, who died in a boxing match in _Rocky IV (1985)_ (qv). Adonis wasn't born until after his father's death and wants to follow his fathers footsteps in boxing. He seeks a mentor who is the former heavyweight boxing champion and former friend of Apollo Creed, the retired Rocky Balboa. Rocky eventually agrees to mentor Adonis. With Rocky's help they hope to get a title job to face even deadlier opponents than his father. But whether he is a true fighter remains to be seen.... This is why Creed (2015) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013). (Read More)

Themes:courage
Locations:office,  apartment,  snow,  hotel,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:bravery,  american abroad,  manager,  product placement,  no opening credits,  widow,  montage,  brawl,  los angeles california,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  fistfight,  cell phone,  train,  surprise ending,  photograph,  fight,  mother son relationship,  character name in title

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The Fate Of The Furious (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,  escape
Locations:sea,  snow,  hotel,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:crashing through a window,  aerial shot,  jumping from height,  exploding building,  american abroad,  product placement,  underwater scene,  map,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  new york city,  mother son relationship,  fight

Spartan (2004)
Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Spartan (2004)

In the US-government's special ops, Scott is a shooter, not a planner, doing the job without regard to quaint or obsolete convention. When a Harvard undergrad goes missing (the daughter of a US leader), it's Scott who applies the pressure, first to her boyfriend, then to a madam whose cathouse is the initial stop en route to a white slavery auction in Dubai. The abductors may not know the girl's identity, but once they figure it out, she's doomed. Deadly double crosses force Scott to become a planner. Through it all, earnest TV newscasters read the drivel they're handed. (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:airport,  boat,  bar
Story:female bartender,  fishing boat,  taxi driver,  product placement,  bartender,  no opening credits,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  photograph,  mother daughter relationship,  fight

Astro Boy (2009)
Action, Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-fi

Astro Boy (2009)

Set in futuristic Metro City, Astro Boy is about a young robot with incredible powers created by a brilliant scientist in the image of the son he has lost. Unable to fulfill the grieving man's expectations, our hero embarks on a journey in search of acceptance, experiencing betrayal and a netherworld of robot gladiators, before he returns to save Metro City and reconcile with the father who had rejected him. (Read More)

Themes:courage,  escape
Story:taxi driver,  x rayed skeleton,  crashing through a window,  evacuation,  bravery,  social commentary,  jumping from height,  exploding building,  revelation,  single parent,  no opening credits,  montage,  mountain,  taxi,  airplane,  rescue,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  character name in title

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Nick Of Time (1995) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Nick Of Time (1995)

Gene Watson is a public accountant who arrives on a train at Union Station in Los Angeles, accompanied by his 6-year-old daughter Lynn. Because of his ordinary looks, he is approached by a pair of sinister people named Smith and Jones. Pretending to be cops, Smith and Jones kidnap Lynn and confront Gene with a simple choice -- kill California governor Eleanor Grant in 90 minutes or less, or Lynn will die. Watson is given a gun, six bullets, and a name tag, and he is told to go to the Westin Bonaventure Hotel and kill Eleanor, who is giving an afternoon speech. While Jones is watching Lynn in a van, Smith watches Watson in order to prevent Watson from alerting the authorities. Watson must quickly find some way to get himself and Lynn out of this seemingly impossible situation. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  escape
Locations:hotel,  elevator,  bar
Story:taxi driver,  train station,  metal detector,  evacuation,  jumping from height,  single parent,  product placement,  fantasy sequence,  bartender,  taxi,  brawl,  los angeles california,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  fistfight,  dream,  train,  surprise ending,  photograph,  fight

Battleship (2012)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

Battleship (2012)

A naval war ship encounters an alien armada and faces the biggest threat mankind has ever faced. If they lose, the world could face a major extinction event and an alien invasion. Will humans win this alien war, what are the aliens doing here, and what do they want? Based on the Hasbro naval war game. This is why Battleship (2012) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013). (Read More)

Themes:courage
Locations:ocean,  sea,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:x rayed skeleton,  ship captain,  bravery,  shark,  exploding building,  product placement,  no opening credits,  soccer,  birthday,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  new york city,  fight

The Bodyguard (1992)
Action, Drama, Music, Romance

The Bodyguard (1992)

A pop singer has been receiving threatening notes, and her manager hires a bodyguard known for his good work. The bodyguard ruffles the singer's feathers and most of her entourage by tightening security more than they feel is necessary. The bodyguard is haunted by the fact that he was on Reagan's secret service staff but wasn't there to prevent the attack by Hinckley. Eventually the bodyguard and the singer start an affair, and she begins to believe his precautions are necessary when the stalker strikes close to home. (Read More)

Themes:panic
Locations:boat,  snow,  hotel,  bar
Story:jumping through a window,  manager,  unrequited love,  hallucination,  brawl,  los angeles california,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  investigation,  airplane,  rescue,  helicopter,  fistfight,  song,  photograph,  mother son relationship,  fight

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

Blood Father (2016)

Themes:panic,  escape
Locations:motel,  bar
Period:2010s
Story:metal detector,  text messaging,  product placement,  bartender,  no opening credits,  montage,  birthday,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  rescue,  fistfight,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  photograph,  fight

Inferno (2016) is one of the best movies like The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty (2013)
Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Inferno (2016)

Famous symbologist on a trail of clues tied to the great Dante himself. When Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Sienna Brooks, a doctor he hopes will help him recover his memories. Together, they race across Europe and against the clock to stop a madman from unleashing a global virus that would wipe out half of the world's population. (Read More)

Themes:panic,  escape
Locations:apartment,  airport,  bicycle,  boat,  hotel
Period:2010s
Story:map,  taxi driver,  aerial shot,  e mail,  evacuation,  jumping from height,  revelation,  american abroad,  underwater scene,  hallucination,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  slow motion scene,  airplane,  helicopter,  fistfight,  cell phone,  train,  surprise ending,  photograph,  fight

Killers (2010)
Action, Comedy, Romance, Thriller

Killers (2010)

Spencer Aimes is just your average, undercover, government-hired super-assassin accustomed to a life of exotic European locales, flashy sports cars and even flashier women. But when he meets Jen Kornfeldt, a beautiful, fun-loving computer tech recovering from a bad break-up, he finds true love...and happily trades international intrigue for domestic bliss. Three years later, Spencer and Jen are still enjoying a picture-perfect marriage - that is, until the morning after Spencer's 30th birthday. That's when Spencer and Jen learn he's the target of a multi-million dollar hit. Even worse, the hired killers have been stalking the happy couple for years, and could be anyone: friends, neighbors, the grocery store clerk, even that crabby old guy shuffling across the street. Now Spencer and Jen are on the run for their lives. As their suburban paradise turns into a paranoid game of dodge-the-bullet, they must find out who wants Spencer dead and why, all the while trying to save their marriage, manage his in-laws, keep up neighborly appearances ... and just plain survive. (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:ocean,  motel,  elevator,  boat,  hotel
Story:crashing through a window,  jumping through a window,  revelation,  underwater scene,  montage,  birthday,  taxi,  brawl,  punched in the face,  airplane,  helicopter,  cell phone,  surprise ending,  mother daughter relationship,  fight

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