Movies like 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.

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1 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

2 Bright 2017

In an alternate present-day where magical creatures live among us, two L.A. cops become embroiled in a prophesied turf battle.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Fantasy

Director:

David Ayer

Writer:

Max Landis

Country:

United States of America
6.3

3 King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword 2017

When the child Arthur’s father is murdered, Vortigern, Arthur’s uncle, seizes the crown. Robbed of his birthright and with no idea who he truly is, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword Excalibur from the stone, his life is turned upside down and he is forced to acknowledge his true legacy... whether he likes it or not.

Genres:

Action, Drama, Fantasy

Director:

Guy Ritchie

Writers:

Joby Harold (screenplay by), Guy Ritchie (screenplay by) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.7

4 American Made 2017

The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Comedy

Director:

Doug Liman

Writer:

Gary Spinelli

Countries:

Colombia, Japan, United States of America
7.1

5 Wind River 2017

An FBI agent teams with the town's veteran game tracker to investigate a murder that occurred on a Native American reservation.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Taylor Sheridan

Writer:

Taylor Sheridan

Country:

United States of America
7.7

6 Sicario: Day Of The Soldado 2018

Agent Matt Graver teams up with operative Alejandro Gillick to prevent Mexican drug cartels from smuggling terrorists across the United States border.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Stefano Sollima

Writer:

Taylor Sheridan

Country:

United States of America
7.1

7 Shot Caller 2017

A newly-released prison gangster is forced by the leaders of his gang to orchestrate a major crime with a brutal rival gang on the streets of Southern California.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Ric Roman Waugh

Writer:

Ric Roman Waugh

Country:

United States of America
7.3

8 Red Sparrow 2018

Prima ballerina, Dominika Egorova faces a bleak and uncertain future after she suffers an injury that ends her career. She soon turns to Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people to use their minds and bodies as weapons. Dominika emerges as the most dangerous Sparrow after completing the sadistic training process. As she comes to terms with her new abilities, she meets a CIA agent who tries to convince her that he is the only person she can trust.

Genres:

Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Francis Lawrence

Writers:

Justin Haythe (screenplay by), Jason Matthews (based upon the book by)

Country:

United States of America
6.6

9 Downsizing 2017

A kindly occupational therapist undergoes a new procedure to be shrunken to four inches tall so that he and his wife can help save the planet and afford a nice lifestyle at the same time.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction

Director:

Alexander Payne

Countries:

United States of America, Norway
5.7

10 Molly's Game 2017

Molly Bloom, a young skier and former Olympic hopeful becomes a successful entrepreneur (and a target of an FBI investigation) when she establishes a high-stakes, international poker game.

Genres:

Crime, Drama

Director:

Aaron Sorkin

Writers:

Aaron Sorkin (written for the screen by), Molly Bloom (based on the book by)

Countries:

Canada, China, United States of America
7.4

11 American Assassin 2017

Following the murder of his fiancée, Mitch Rapp trains under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets.

Genres:

Action, Thriller

Director:

Michael Cuesta

Writers:

Stephen Schiff (screenplay by), Michael Finch (screenplay by) | 3 more credits »

Countries:

Hong Kong, United States of America
6.2

12 The Equalizer 2 2018

Robert McCall, who serves an unflinching justice for the exploited and oppressed, embarks on a relentless, globe-trotting quest for vengeance when a long-time girl friend is murdered.

Genres:

Thriller, Action, Crime

Director:

Antoine Fuqua

Writers:

Richard Wenk, Michael Sloan (based on the television series created by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.7

13 Death Wish 2018

A mild-mannered father is transformed into a killing machine after his family is torn apart by a violent act.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Eli Roth

Writers:

Joe Carnahan (screenplay by), Brian Garfield (from the novel by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.4

14 The Dark Tower 2017

The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.

Genres:

Action, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Adventure

Director:

Nikolaj Arcel

Writers:

Akiva Goldsman (screenplay by), Jeff Pinkner (screenplay by) | 3 more credits »

Countries:

South Africa, United States of America
5.6

15 The Commuter 2018

A businessman, on his daily commute home, gets unwittingly caught up in a criminal conspiracy that threatens not only his life but the lives of those around him.

Genres:

Action, Thriller

Director:

Jaume Collet-Serra

Writers:

Byron Willinger (story by), Philip de Blasi (story by) | 3 more credits »

Countries:

France, United Kingdom, United States of America
6.3

16 12 Strong 2018

A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.

Genres:

Drama, Action, History, War

Director:

Nicolai Fuglsig

Country:

United States of America
6.5

17 Geostorm 2017

After an unprecedented series of natural disasters threatened the planet, the world's leaders came together to create an intricate network of satellites to control the global climate and keep everyone safe. But now, something has gone wrong: the system built to protect Earth is attacking it, and it becomes a race against the clock to uncover the real threat before a worldwide geostorm wipes out everything and everyone along with it.

Genres:

Action, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Dean Devlin

Country:

United States of America
5.3

18 All The Money In The World 2017

The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.

Genres:

Thriller, Drama, Crime, Mystery

Director:

Ridley Scott

Writers:

David Scarpa, John Pearson (based on the book 'Painfully Rich: The Outrageous Fortune and Misfortunes of the Heirs of J. Paul Getty' by)

Countries:

United States of America, Italy, United Kingdom
6.8

19 Sleepless 2017

Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs, who has got a lot of enemies, is caught in a high stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground. When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters gets T, Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night, he will have to rescue his son T (who they got), evade an internal affairs investigation and bring the kidnappers to justice.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Thriller

Director:

Baran bo Odar

Writers:

Andrea Berloff (screenplay by), Frédéric Jardin (based on the film "Nuit blanche" written by) (as Frederic Jardin) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.6

20 The Wall 2017

An American sniper and his spotter engage in a deadly cat-and-mouse game with an Iraqi sniper.

Genres:

Thriller, War, Drama

Director:

Doug Liman

Writer:

Dwain Worrell

Country:

United States of America
6.2

21 Jungle 2017

In 1981, an enthusiastic young adventurer follows his dreams into the Bolivian Amazon jungle with two friends and a guide with a mysterious past. Their journey quickly turns into a terrifying ordeal as the darkest elements of human nature and the deadliest threats of the wilderness lead to an all-out fight for survival.

Genres:

Adventure, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Greg McLean (as Greg Mclean)

Writers:

Yossi Ghinsberg (book), Justin Monjo (screenplay)

Countries:

Australia, Colombia
6.7

22 Only The Brave 2017

Members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots battle deadly wildfires to save an Arizona town.

Genres:

Drama, Action

Director:

Joseph Kosinski

Writers:

Sean Flynn (based on the GQ article "No Exit" by), Ken Nolan | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7.6

23 Den Of Thieves 2018

A gritty crime saga which follows the lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Dept. and the state's most successful bank robbery crew as the outlaws plan a seemingly impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank.

Genres:

Action, Thriller, Crime

Director:

Christian Gudegast

Writers:

Christian Gudegast (screenplay by), Christian Gudegast (story by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7

24 The Mountain Between Us 2017

Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.

Genres:

Romance, Adventure, Drama

Director:

Hany Abu-Assad

Writers:

Chris Weitz (screenplay by), J. Mills Goodloe (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.4