Movies like Skiptrace 2016

A detective from Hong Kong teams up with an American gambler to battle against a notorious Chinese criminal.

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1 The Fate Of The Furious 2017

When a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of crime and a betrayal of those closest to him, the crew face trials that will test them as never before.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Thriller

Director:

F. Gary Gray

Writers:

Gary Scott Thompson (based on characters created by), Chris Morgan

Country:

United States of America
6.7

2 The Hitman's Bodyguard 2017

The world top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.

Genres:

Action, Comedy

Director:

Patrick Hughes

Writer:

Tom O'Connor

Countries:

Bulgaria, Hong Kong, Netherlands, United States of America
6.9

3 The Foreigner 2017

Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love – his teenage daughter – dies in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. His relentless search to find the terrorists leads to a cat-and-mouse conflict with a British government official whose own past may hold the clues to the identities of the elusive killers.

Genres:

Action, Thriller

Director:

Martin Campbell

Writers:

David Marconi (screenplay by), Stephen Leather (based on the novel "The Chinaman" by)

Countries:

China, United Kingdom, United States of America
7

4 Xxx: Return Of Xander Cage 2017

Extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage comes out of self-imposed exile, thought to be long dead, and is set on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable 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.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Crime

Director:

D.J. Caruso

Writers:

Rich Wilkes (based on characters created by), F. Scott Frazier

Countries:

Canada, China, United States of America
5.2

5 Going In Style 2017

Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, three lifelong pals risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money.

Genres:

Crime, Comedy

Director:

Zach Braff

Writers:

Theodore Melfi (screenplay by), Edward Cannon (based on the story by)

Country:

United States of America
6.6

6 The Magnificent Seven 2016

Looking to mine for gold, greedy industrialist Bartholomew Bogue seizes control of the Old West town of Rose Creek. With their lives in jeopardy, Emma Cullen and other desperate residents turn to bounty hunter Sam Chisolm for help. Chisolm recruits an eclectic group of gunslingers to take on Bogue and his ruthless henchmen. With a deadly showdown on the horizon, the seven mercenaries soon find themselves fighting for more than just money once the bullets start to fly.

Genres:

Adventure, Action, Western

Director:

Antoine Fuqua

Writers:

Akira Kurosawa (based on the screenplay by), Shinobu Hashimoto (based on the screenplay by) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.9

7 Hardcore Henry 2015

Henry, a newly resurrected cyborg who must save his wife/creator from the clutches of a psychotic tyrant with telekinetic powers, AKAN, and his army of mercenaries. Fighting alongside Henry is Jimmy, who is Henry's only hope to make it through the day. Hardcore takes place over the course of one day, in Moscow, Russia.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Science Fiction

Director:

Ilya Naishuller

Writers:

Ilya Naishuller, Will Stewart (additional writing by)

Countries:

Russia, United States of America
6.7

8 Keeping Up With The Joneses 2016

An ordinary suburban couple finds it’s not easy keeping up with the Joneses – their impossibly gorgeous and ultra-sophisticated new neighbors – especially when they discover that Mr. and Mrs. “Jones” are covert operatives.

Genres:

Action, Comedy

Director:

Greg Mottola

Writer:

Michael LeSieur

Country:

United States of America
5.9

9 The Brothers Grimsby 2016

Wrongfully accused and on the run, a top MI6 assassin joins forces with his long-lost, football hooligan brother to save the world from a sinister plot.

Genres:

Action, Comedy

Director:

Louis Leterrier

Writers:

Sacha Baron Cohen (story by), Phil Johnston (story by) | 3 more credits »

Countries:

Australia, United States of America, United Kingdom
6.2

10 Jason Bourne 2016

The most dangerous former operative of the CIA is drawn out of hiding to uncover hidden truths about his past.

Genres:

Action, Thriller

Director:

Paul Greengrass

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America, China
6.6

11 Central Intelligence 2016

After he reunites with an old pal through Facebook, a mild-mannered accountant is lured into the world of international espionage.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Mystery

Writers:

Ike Barinholtz (screenplay), David Stassen (screenplay) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.3

12 The Take 2016

After he's shot during a heist in East L.A., an armored truck driver wrestles with rehabilitation and tracking down the man who committed the crime.

Genres:

Action, Thriller, Drama, Mystery

Director:

Brad Furman

Writers:

Jonas Pate, Josh Pate (as Joshua Pate)
5.8

13 Chinese Zodiac 2012

Asian Hawk (Jackie Chan) leads a mercenary team to recover several lost artifacts from the Old Summer Palace, the bronze heads of the 12 Chinese Zodiac animals which were sacked by the French and British armies from the imperial Summer Palace in Beijing in 1860. Assisted by a Chinese student & a Parisian lady, Hawk stops at nothing to accomplish the mission.

Genres:

Action, Adventure

Director:

Jackie Chan

Countries:

China, Hong Kong
6.1

14 Security 2017

An ex-special services veteran, down on his luck and desperate for work, takes a job as a security guard at a run-down mall in a rough area of town. On his first night on the job, he opens the door to a distraught and desperate young girl who has fled the hijacking of a Police motorcade that was transporting her to testify as a witness in a trial. Hot on her heels is the psychopathic hijacker and his team of henchmen, who will stop at nothing to extract and eliminate the witness.

Genres:

Action, Thriller, Crime

Director:

Alain Desrochers

Writers:

Tony Mosher (screenplay), John Sullivan (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
5.7

15 Mechanic: Resurrection 2016

Arthur Bishop thought he had put his murderous past behind him when his most formidable foe kidnaps the love of his life. Now he is forced to travel the globe to complete three impossible assassinations, and do what he does best, make them look like accidents.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Thriller

Director:

Dennis Gansel

Writers:

Lewis John Carlino (based upon the characters created by), Philip Shelby (story by) | 2 more credits »

Countries:

France, United States of America, Thailand
5.7

16 The Great Wall 2016

European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Director:

Yimou Zhang

Writers:

Carlo Bernard (screenplay), Doug Miro (screenplay) | 4 more credits »

Countries:

Australia, Canada, China, Hong Kong, United States of America
5.9

17 Once Upon A Time In Venice 2017

Steve Ford is a private detective in Venice Beach, Calif., who's good with the ladies, bad with the punches and wild about his dog Buddy. When local thugs steal Buddy, Ford turns to Spyder, their devious leader, and forges an unlikely alliance. With help from his best friend, Steve pulls out the big guns to retrieve Spyder's stolen cash and cocaine and save Buddy.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Mark Cullen

Country:

United States of America
5.3

18 True Memoirs Of An International Assassin 2016

After a publisher changes a writer's debut novel about a deadly assassin from fiction to nonfiction, the author finds himself thrust into the world of his lead character, and must take on the role of his character for his own survival.

Genres:

Comedy, Action

Director:

Jeff Wadlow

Writers:

Jeff Morris (screenplay), Jeff Wadlow (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
5.9

19 Ip Man 3 2015

When a band of brutal gangsters led by a crooked property developer make a play to take over the city, Master Ip is forced to take a stand.

Genres:

Action, Drama, History

Director:

Wilson Yip

Writers:

Tai-lee Chan (as Tai-Li Chan), Lai-Yin Leung | 1 more credit »

Country:

Hong Kong
7.1

20 Marauders 2016

An untraceable group of elite bank robbers is chased by a suicidal FBI agent who uncovers a deeper purpose behind the robbery-homicides.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Thriller

Director:

Steven C. Miller

Country:

Canada
5.5

21 Criminal 2016

CIA Agent Bill Pope is on a mission to track down a shadowy hacker named 'The Dutchman'. When he gets mysteriously killed, an experimental procedure transfers his memories into a dangerous ex-convict. When he wakes up Pope's memories, his mission is to eliminate The Dutchman before the hacker launches ICBMs and starts World War III.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Science Fiction

Director:

Ariel Vromen

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.3

22 Dragon Blade 2015

Huo An, the commander of the Protection Squad of the Western Regions, was framed by evil forces and becomes enslaved. On the other hand, a Roman general escapes to China after rescuing the Prince. The heroic duo meet in the Western Desert and a thrilling story unfolds.

Genres:

Action, Drama, Adventure

Director:

Daniel Lee

Writer:

Daniel Lee

Countries:

Hong Kong, China
6

23 Kung Fu Yoga 2017

Two professors team up to locate a lost treasure and embark on an adventure that takes them from a Tibetan ice cave to Dubai, and to a mountain temple in India.

Genres:

Mystery, Action, Adventure, Comedy

Director:

Stanley Tong

Writer:

Stanley Tong

Country:

China
5.2

24 Kindergarten Cop 2 2016

Assigned to recover sensitive stolen data, a gruff FBI agent goes undercover as a kindergarten teacher, but the school's liberal, politically correct environment is more than he bargained for.

Genres:

Action, Comedy

Director:

Don Michael Paul

Writers:

David H. Steinberg (screenplay), Timothy Harris (based on the film written by) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
4.5