20 Movies Like Taken

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The Equalizer

The Equalizer
The Equalizer
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 61%
Metacritic: 57/100
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Runtime: 132 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 9 nominations
Writer: Richard Wenk, Michael Sloan, Richard Lindheim
Actors: Denzel Washington, Marton Csokas, Chloë Grace Moretz
Language: English, Russian, Spanish, German, Ukrainian
Country: United States
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The Equalizer is a vigilante action thriller film about a retired CIA operative who uses his skills to help a young woman in trouble, taking on a powerful Russian mob in the process.

Man on Fire

Man on Fire
Man on Fire
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 39%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 146 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 1 win & 7 nominations
Writer: A.J. Quinnell, Brian Helgeland
Actors: Denzel Washington, Christopher Walken, Dakota Fanning
Language: English, Spanish
Country: Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States, Mexico
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“Man on Fire” is a 2004 action thriller film about a former CIA operative who becomes a bodyguard for a young girl in Mexico City. When she is kidnapped, he goes on a relentless mission to find and rescue her, using any means necessary.

John Wick

John Wick
John Wick
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Awards: 5 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Derek Kolstad
Actors: Keanu Reeves, Michael Nyqvist, Alfie Allen
Language: English, Russian, Hungarian
Country: United States
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John Wick is a retired hitman who seeks revenge after his dog is killed and his car is stolen, unleashing his deadly skills on those responsible. The film follows his relentless pursuit to eliminate anyone who crosses his path.

The Bourne Identity

The Bourne Identity
The Bourne Identity
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 3 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: Tony Gilroy, William Blake Herron, Robert Ludlum
Actors: Franka Potente, Matt Damon, Chris Cooper
Language: English, French, German, Dutch, Italian, Yoruba
Country: United States, Germany, Czech Republic
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“The Bourne Identity” is a thrilling spy film about a man who wakes up with amnesia and must unravel his true identity while being pursued by assassins. As he discovers his exceptional combat skills and uncovers a dangerous government conspiracy, he fights to survive and reclaim his past.

Unknown

Unknown
Unknown
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 55%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 3 nominations
Writer: Oliver Butcher, Stephen Cornwell, Didier Van Cauwelaert
Actors: Liam Neeson, Diane Kruger, January Jones
Language: English, German, Turkish, Arabic
Country: United Kingdom, Germany, France, United States
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“Unknown” is a thriller film about a man who wakes up from a coma to find that his identity has been stolen and no one believes he is who he claims to be. As he tries to uncover the truth, he becomes entangled in a dangerous conspiracy.

Non-Stop

Non-Stop
Non-Stop
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 62%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: John W. Richardson, Christopher Roach, Ryan Engle
Actors: Liam Neeson, Julianne Moore, Scoot McNairy
Language: English, German
Country: United Kingdom, France, United States, Canada
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The movie “Non-Stop” is a suspenseful thriller about an air marshal who receives anonymous messages threatening to kill a passenger every 20 minutes unless a ransom is paid. As he races against time to identify the culprit, he must also uncover a conspiracy that puts the lives of everyone on board at risk.

The Commuter

The Commuter
The Commuter
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 55%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 2 nominations
Writer: Byron Willinger, Philip de Blasi, Ryan Engle
Actors: Liam Neeson, Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States, United Kingdom, France, China, Canada
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“The Commuter” is a suspenseful action-thriller where an insurance salesman is caught up in a dangerous conspiracy on his daily train commute. As he races against time, he must uncover the truth and protect his family before it’s too late.

The Fugitive

The Fugitive
The Fugitive
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 87/100
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Runtime: 130 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 13 wins & 37 nominations total
Writer: Jeb Stuart, David Twohy, Roy Huggins
Actors: Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee Jones, Sela Ward
Language: English, Polish, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Fugitive” is a 1993 action thriller film about a man wrongfully accused of his wife’s murder who goes on the run to prove his innocence, while being pursued by a relentless U.S. Marshal determined to capture him.

Death Wish

Death Wish
Death Wish
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 18%
Metacritic: 31/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 4 nominations
Writer: Joe Carnahan, Brian Garfield, Wendell Mayes
Actors: Bruce Willis, Vincent D'Onofrio, Elisabeth Shue
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States, Canada
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The Death Wish movie is about a man named Paul Kersey who becomes a vigilante after his wife is murdered and his daughter is attacked. He takes matters into his own hands to seek justice and revenge against the criminals of the city.

Run All Night

Run All Night
Run All Night
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 59%
Metacritic: 59/100
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Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Awards: N/A
Writer: Brad Ingelsby
Actors: Liam Neeson, Ed Harris, Joel Kinnaman
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Run All Night” is a crime thriller about a retired hitman who must protect his estranged son from the wrath of a vengeful mob boss after the son witnesses a murder. As they race against time, the father and son must confront their pasts and fight for survival throughout a single night in New York City.

The Raid: Redemption

The Raid: Redemption
The Raid: Redemption
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 101 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Awards: 9 wins & 23 nominations
Writer: Gareth Evans
Actors: Iko Uwais, Ananda George, Ray Sahetapy
Language: Indonesian, English
Country: Indonesia, France, United States
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“The Raid: Redemption is an Indonesian action film that follows a rookie member of a special police task force as he fights his way through a high-rise building filled with ruthless criminals to take down a powerful crime lord. The movie is known for its intense and relentless martial arts sequences, showcasing the protagonist’s determination and skill in a thrilling and violent battle for survival.”

A Walk Among the Tombstones

A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 68%
Metacritic: 57/100
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Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Lawrence Block, Scott Frank
Actors: Liam Neeson, Dan Stevens, David Harbour
Language: English, Spanish, Urdu, Russian
Country: United States
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“A Walk Among the Tombstones” is a crime thriller film about a former NYPD detective who is hired to find the kidnapped wife of a drug dealer. As he delves into the case, he uncovers a series of brutal murders and a dark conspiracy.

The Foreigner

The Foreigner
The Foreigner
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 66%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Action, Thriller
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: David Marconi, Stephen Leather
Actors: Katie Leung, Jackie Chan, Rufus Jones
Language: English, Mandarin
Country: United Kingdom, China, United States, India
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“The Foreigner” is a political action thriller film about a humble businessman with a hidden past who seeks justice when his daughter is killed in a terrorist attack, leading him on a quest for vengeance against those responsible, including a rogue Irish deputy minister.

Edge of Darkness

Edge of Darkness
Edge of Darkness
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 55%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: William Monahan, Andrew Bovell, Troy Kennedy Martin
Actors: Mel Gibson, Ray Winstone, Danny Huston
Language: English, Latin, French
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“Edge of Darkness” is a thriller film about a veteran detective who investigates the mysterious death of his activist daughter, uncovering a web of corruption and conspiracy that puts his own life at risk. As he delves deeper into the case, he becomes determined to seek justice and avenge his daughter’s death.

The Accountant

The Accountant
The Accountant
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 53%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 128 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 3 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Bill Dubuque
Actors: Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J.K. Simmons
Language: English, Indonesian, French
Country: United States
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The Accountant is about a highly skilled accountant with autism who works as a forensic accountant for dangerous criminal organizations. As he uncovers financial discrepancies, he becomes entangled in a deadly game of cat and mouse.

The Gunman

The Gunman
The Gunman
Internet Movie Database: 5.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 15%
Metacritic: 39/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Jean-Patrick Manchette, Don MacPherson, Pete Travis
Actors: Sean Penn, Idris Elba, Jasmine Trinca
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States, Spain, United Kingdom, France
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“The Gunman” is a thriller film about a former special forces soldier who becomes a target after uncovering a conspiracy related to his past missions. As he fights to survive, he must also protect the woman he loves while seeking revenge against those who betrayed him.

The Next Three Days

The Next Three Days
The Next Three Days
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 50%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 133 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 3 nominations
Writer: Paul Haggis, Fred Cavayé, Guillaume Lemans
Actors: Russell Crowe, Elizabeth Banks, Liam Neeson
Language: English
Country: United States, France
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“The Next Three Days” is a thriller film about a man who becomes desperate to free his wife after she is wrongfully convicted of murder. He embarks on a high-stakes mission to plan her escape from prison, facing numerous obstacles and challenges along the way.

Red Eye

Red Eye
Red Eye
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 71/100
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Runtime: 85 min
Genre: Thriller
Awards: 2 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Carl Ellsworth, Dan Foos
Actors: Rachel McAdams, Cillian Murphy, Brian Cox
Language: English, Russian
Country: United States
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The movie “Red Eye” is a thriller about a woman who is held captive on a flight by a stranger who threatens to harm her father unless she helps him carry out a sinister plan. As the tension builds, she must find a way to outsmart her captor and save her family.

The Guest

The Guest
The Guest
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 5 wins & 13 nominations
Writer: Simon Barrett
Actors: Dan Stevens, Sheila Kelley, Maika Monroe
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“The Guest” is a thriller film about a mysterious and charismatic ex-soldier who infiltrates a family’s home, claiming to be a friend of their deceased son, but his true intentions soon become deadly and dangerous.”

The Brave One

The Brave One
The Brave One
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 43%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 1 win & 7 nominations
Writer: Roderick Taylor, Bruce A. Taylor, Cynthia Mort
Actors: Jodie Foster, Terrence Howard, Naveen Andrews
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia
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“The Brave One” is a psychological thriller film about a radio host who becomes a vigilante after a brutal attack leaves her traumatized. As she seeks revenge on her attackers, she grapples with the moral consequences of her actions.

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