Movies and TV shows like Brotherhood of the Rose

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Brotherhood of the Rose (1989)
 6.9
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Brotherhood of the Rose
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Romulus and Remus are two CIA agents, their direct instructor is John Elliott. They both were picked up at an orphanage by Elliott at the age of about eight, raised together as brothers and specially trained to supersede every other agent in the service. This is what they know. What do not know ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting the system, government agency, protagonist as suspect, secret agents, betrayal, assassination attempt, manhunt, on the run, espionage, uncover truth, frame up, political conspiracy, political intrigue, chases and races, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, heroes, rebellion, state affairs, undercover, orphan, siblings relations, adoption, false accusation ...
Time: 80s
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Seven Days in May
Drama, Thriller
USA
118 min.
 7.9
Extremely Dangerous
Thriller
UK
50 min.
 6.9
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Most similar movies to Brotherhood of the Rose

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and tense films and TV series with plots about dishonesty, deadly, chases and races, crimes, danger, state affairs and undercover mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Brotherhood of the Rose: The Jigsaw Man (1983), Safe House (1998), Icon (2005), Extremely Dangerous (1999), Twilight's Last Gleaming (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Jigsaw Man
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Philip Kimberly, the former head of the British Secret Service who defected to Russia, is given plastic surgery and sent back to Britain by the KGB to retrieve some vital documents. With the documents in hand, he instead plays off MI6 and the KGB ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, government agency, secret agents, assassination attempt, espionage, betrayal, cold war, political conspiracy, political corruption, political intrigue, working undercover, chases and races ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, england, europe, soviet union
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 7.1
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Safe House
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A psychological thriller; Mace Sowell, an ex-intelligence operative and whose past government activities catches up with him, faces his own mortality, in the shape of the onset of Alzheimer's disease. Holding the electronic key to secret ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, psychological ...
Plot: fighting the system, government agency, mystery, secret agents, assassination attempt, race against time, conspiracy theory, alzheimer's disease, uncover truth, political conspiracy, dishonesty, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   72%
 
 6.0
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Icon
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 166 min.
Story: A former US Operative, who lived in Russia in his earlier years and had been married there with a child, comes out of retirement to face down a former enemy, now running as a candidate for President in modern Russia. Working with a Russian ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting the system, politics, government agency, secret agents, espionage, special agents, terrorism, race against time, uncover truth, vengeance, political corruption, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   79%
 
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Extremely Dangerous
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Extremely Dangerous is a 1999 four part series for ITV starring Sean Bean as an ex-National Criminal Intelligence Service undercover agent convicted of the brutal murder of his wife and child who goes on the run to try and clear his name. He sets ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: on the run, murder, fugitives, crime, protagonist as suspect, witnessing a crime, espionage, investigation, manhunt, innocent, mind game, false accusation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   67%
 
Twilight's Last Gleaming
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 146 min.
Story: A renegade USAF general, Lawrence Dell, escapes from a military prison and takes over an ICBM silo near Montana and threatens to provoke World War 3 unless the President reveals details of a secret meeting held just after the start of the Vietnam ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, fighting the system, military, politics, government agency, hostages, prison, one man army, assassination, secret agents, race against time, terrorism ...
Place: asia, montana, usa, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   71%
 
Who's Got the Black Box?
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The widow of a murdered undercover NATO officer in Greece is the prime suspect in his killing. She finds herself embroiled in a bigger conspiracy about the sabotage of U.S. radar installations while trying to prove her innocence.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: government agency, secret agents, assassination, mystery, espionage, legal investigation, uncover truth, murder, frame up, mistaken identity, political corruption, political intrigue ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   70%
 
The Domino Killings
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: UK, USA, Mexico
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tucker is a chronic underachiever and a loser. A Vietnam war veteran who just can't seem to keep out of trouble, in the years since his discharge. The only thing he got out of the war was his skill with a rifle. Now, serving a long stretch in ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, government agency, protagonist as suspect, secret agents, prison, witnessing a crime, assassination attempt, espionage, manhunt, terrorism, frame up, political conspiracy ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, europe, spain, vietnam, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   58%
 
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American Roulette
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Carlos Quintas, the democratically-elected president of an unnamed South American country, has been deposed by a military coup. He is in London, the head of a government in exile, rallying international support. He is also a poet of talent and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: politics, head of state, assassination attempt, espionage, political conspiracy, political corruption, political intrigue, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, state affairs, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   62%
 
The MacKintosh Man
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A member of British Intelligence assumes a fictitious criminal identity and allows himself to be caught, imprisoned, and freed in order to infiltrate a spy organization and expose a traitor.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, secret agents, adventure, against the rules, betrayal, prison, espionage, chase, spy, on the run, race against time, working undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, ireland, russia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   68%
 
The Skulls II
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After joining the Skulls, Ryan Sommers (Robin Dunne) is warned not to betray any secrets about the organization or its high-powered members. However, when Ryan witnesses a murder within the Skulls' private chambers, he finds that the closer he ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: college, government agency, protagonist as suspect, witnessing a crime, betrayal, mystery, investigation, mind game, morgue, literature, coroner, lacrosse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   61%
 
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Art of War 2
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Agent Neil Shaw is called out of retirement and finds himself in the midst of a plot to assassinate several leading Senators with himself set-up to take the rap for a recent killing
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: protagonist as suspect, secret agents, assassination, betrayal, political corruption, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, heroes, undercover, frame up, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   64%
 
Shadow Conspiracy
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Bobby Bishop (Sheen) is a special assistant to the President of the United States. Accidentally, he meets his friend professor Pochenko on the street. Pochenko has time to tell Bishop about some conspiracy in the White House but then immediately ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, conspiracy, chase, assassin, betrayal, president, politics, secret service, corruption, government agency, murder, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   52%
 
The Fourth Protocol
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Plan Aurora, led by Kim Philby is a plan that breaches the top-secret Fourth Protocol and turns the fears that shaped it into a living nightmare. A crack Soviet agent, placed under cover in a quiet English country town, begins to assemble a nuclear ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, espionage, politics, chase, terrorism, betrayal, spy, conspiracy, russian, british, nuclear bomb, surveillance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, russia, london, glasgow scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   50%
 
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The Enemy Within
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Colonel Casey discovers what appears to be plans by General Lloyd to use fake military excercises to assist Jack Giddings in his plans to remove President Foster from office. Colonel Casey, and President Foster must find evidence that there is a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: fighting the system, politics, government agency, special agents, army investigation, betrayal, conspiracy, manhunt, terrorism, uncover truth, political conspiracy, political corruption ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   64%
 
Executive Power
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While protecting the U.S. President, Secret Service agent Nick Sager helps him to dispose of the body of a young girl, who accidentally died during an adulterous encounter. Some time later, a few weeks before the elections, the disillusioned ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, witnessing a crime, investigation, legal investigation, uncover truth, political conspiracy, political corruption, torture, murder, political intrigue, who done it, campaign ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   56%
 
Funeral in Berlin
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Colonel Stok, a Soviet intelligence officer responsible for security at the Berlin Wall, appears to want to defect but the evidence is contradictory. Stok wants the British to handle his defection and asks for one of their agents, Harry Palmer, to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, cerebral, bleak, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, cold war, espionage, chase, betrayal, british, hotel, murder, spies, politics, secret service, brainwashing ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: germany, east germany, europe, russia, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   40%
 
The Little Drummer Girl
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: An American Actress with a penchant for lying is forceably recruited by Mosad, the Israeli intelligence agency to trap a Palestinian bomber, by pretending to be the girlfriend of his dead brother.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, terrorism, politics, dishonesty, state affairs, undercover, intrigue, leadership, mistaken identity, political intrigue, fall in love ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, germany, greece, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   56%
 
Seven Days in May
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A U.S. Army general alerts the president of a planned military coup against him.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: politics, conspiracy, cold war, secret service, military, terrorism, betrayal, nuclear, president, white house, fighting the system, political ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, future
Place: russia, latin america, california, pentagon, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   42%
 
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 6.4
 800
The Serpent
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Vlassov is a Soviet spy who defects in France. He is whisked to the U.S, where Allan Davies takes over the case. After polygraph tests and cross-examinations, Vlassov names several Western European agents who are also spying for the Soviets. Davies ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, secret agents, against the rules, espionage, intrigue, manhunt, spy, double agent, mind game, working undercover, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe, russia, germany, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   49%
 
 4.5
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Sharpshooter
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An assassin working for the CIA decides to take one final job before quitting only to find out that he is the target of his CIA boss.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, one man army, adventure, secret agents, betrayal, special agents, manhunt, assassin, assassination, on the run, race against time, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
Three Men to Destroy
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man helps the victim of an auto accident, not realizing that the man has actually been shot. The men who shot him are now after the man who helped him, in order to eliminate him as a potential witness. Soon they are killing everyone he even comes ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, crime, protagonist as suspect, witnessing a crime, chase, hitman, on the run, crimes, manhunt, danger, dishonesty, mind game ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   42%
 
Midnight in Saint Petersburg
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Harry Palmer heads a private investigation business based in Moscow. His associates are Nikolai "Nick" Petrov (Jason Connery), ex-CIA agent Craig (Michael Sarrazin), and ex-KGB Colonel Gradsky (Lev Prygunov). They take on the job of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, track down, woman in danger, danger, secret agents, save the day, kidnapping, political conspiracy, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   35%
 
The Whistle Blower
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A war veteran tries to investigate the murder of his son who was working as a Russian translator for the British intelligence service during the Cold War. He meets a web of deception and paranoia that seems impenetrable...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, bleak ...
Plot: murder, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, cold war, fighting the system, dishonesty, state affairs, amateur detective, government agency, translator, espionage ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   49%
 
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Sunset Heat
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former drug-dealer photojournalist (Michael Paré) returns to Los Angeles and helps friends terrorized by his ex-partner (Dennis Hopper).
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, police investigation, criminal's revenge, crime, gangsters, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, motorcycle, bar, beach, witnessing a crime, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   49%
 
The Art of War III: Retribution
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When international diplomacy comes up short, extreme measures must be taken. In the newest installment of The Art of War, Agent Neil Shaw (Treach) is on a covert mission to stop North Korean terrorists from obtaining a nuclear bomb. But when the ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: protagonist as suspect, secret agents, race against time, chases and races, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, terrorism, heroes, master warrior, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, usa, new york, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
 6.4
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Tough Luck
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A tense and intricate web of deceit and betrayal entangles Archie, a wandering grifter who is hired by a traveling carnival owner to murder his beautiful wife.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, femme fatale, crime, gangsters, protagonist as suspect, betrayal, crime gone awry, manhunt, manipulations, murder, on the run, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, alabama
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   35%
 
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Nexus
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Holly is a struggling singer whose life is torn apart when she loses custody of her daughter, Chloe. When she travels to her soon to be ex-husbands estate in the country, for a weekend visit with Chloe, she is shocked to discover that he is missing. ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: on the run, life turned upside down, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, gun, betrayal, drug dealing, uncover truth, parents and children, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   45%
 
Perfect Witness
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A witness to a mob killing has second thoughts about testifying when he realizes his family might become a target.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, dedicated lawyer, prison, crime, witnessing a crime, murder, crimes, restaurant, deadly, legal, witness, courtroom ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   45%
 

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The Foreigner
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This story is about a freelance agent (Seagal) who is the courier of a package from France to Germany. He soon finds that many people want to get their hands on it.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, anti heroes, government agency, adventure, secret agents, witnessing a crime, chase, assassination attempt, van, assassin, package, espionage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, germany, poland, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   38%
 
Company Business
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An aging agent is called back by "the Company" to run a hostage trade of a Soviet spy for an American agent.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, government agency, secret agents, special agents, prison, witnessing a crime, assassination attempt, espionage, cia, betrayal, chase, manhunt ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, germany, russia, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   32%
 
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