14 Movies Like In the Line of Fire (1993)

Clint Eastwood, John Malkovich, and Rene Russo star in the political action thriller film “In the Line of Fire,” released in the United States in 1993 and directed by Wolfgang Petersen.

The character played by Eastwood is the only active-duty Secret Service agent still alive from the detail guarding John F. Kennedy in Dallas at the time of his death. In addition to Dylan McDermott and Gary Cole, John Mahoney and Fred Dalton Thompson also star in this movie.

Columbia Pictures and Castle Rock Entertainment collaborated on the production of In the Line of Fire, with Columbia Pictures taking care of the film’s distribution. It received three nominations at the 66th Academy Awards and had a worldwide gross of $187 million despite only having a production budget of $40 million. Additionally, it was the highest-grossing film ever at the Cannes Film Festival.

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1. Polar (2019)


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2. SLEEPLESS (2017)


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3. Angel Has Fallen (2019)


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4. Peppermint (2018)


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