Movies like I Spy

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I Spy (2002)
 5.4
 49K
I Spy (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When the Switchblade, the most sophisticated prototype stealth fighter created yet, is stolen from the U.S. government, one of the United States' top spies, Alex Scott, is called to action. What he doesn't expect is to get teamed up with a cocky civilian, World Class Boxing Champion Kelly Robinson, on a dangerous top secret espionage mission. Their assignment: using equal parts skill and humor, catch Arnold Gundars, one of the world's most successful arms dealers.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, funny, melancholic, realistic, surprise ending, buddy movie, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: espionage, special agents, secret agent, secret agents, kidnapping, race against time, undercover, daring rescue, adventure, danger, heroic mission, buddies, escapades, secret service, master villain, rivalry, secrets, redemption, betrayal, cia, boxer, athlete's life, terrorism, graphic violence, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary
Place: budapest, las vegas, washington d.c., monte carlo, central europe, budapest hungary

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Most similar movies to I Spy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, entertaining and realistic films with plots about secret agents, gun, undercover, espionage, spy, danger and car chase mostly in Action, Adventure and Thriller genres. Some movies like I Spy: Bad Company (2002), Agent Cody Banks (2003), Charlie's Angels (2000), The Tuxedo (2002), True Lies (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.6
 45K
Bad Company (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When a Harvard-educated CIA agent is killed during an operation, the secret agency recruits his twin brother.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: espionage, odd couple, kidnapping, terrorism, culture clash, fish out of water, undercover agent, twin brother, foot chase, betrayal, heroic mission, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, langley virginia, los angeles, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Agent Cody Banks (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Recruited by the U.S. government to be a special agent, nerdy teenager Cody Banks must get closer to cute classmate Natalie in order to learn about an evil plan hatched by her father. But despite the agent persona, Cody struggles with teen angst.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, sexy, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: secret agents, adventure, heroes, working undercover, child spy, espionage, spy, teenage life, undercover, family, cia, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Charlie's Angels (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three women, detectives with a mysterious boss, retrieve stolen voice-ID software, using martial arts, tech skills, and sex appeal.
Style: humorous, funny, light, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: women, martial arts, girl power, undercover agent, partners, fighting crime, working undercover, female friendship, criminal's revenge, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, kidnapping, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 79K
The Tuxedo (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Cabbie-turned-chauffeur Jimmy Tong learns there is really only one rule when you work for playboy millionaire Clark Devlin : Never touch Devlin's prized tuxedo. But when Devlin is temporarily put out of commission in an explosive accident, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, satirical, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: secret agent, secret agents, adventure, martial arts, mad scientist, taxi driver, save the world, heroes, reluctant partners, save the day, nothing goes right, goofy hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.2
 237K
True Lies (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Harry Tasker is a secret agent for the United States Government. For years, he has kept his job from his wife, but is forced to reveal his identity and try to stop nuclear terrorists when he and his wife are kidnapped by them.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, intense, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, top secret, secret agents, secret service, marriage, adventure, terrorist plot, surveillance, undercover, espionage, truth serum, terrorism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1994, twentieth century ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, florida, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Brothers Grimsby (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: 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.
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, ridiculous, absurd ...
Plot: spy, parody, farce, satire, culture clash, stupidity, vulgarity, secret agents, virus, espionage, soccer, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, santiago chile, uganda, south africa, northern england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Charlie's Angels (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Reboot of the 1970s TV series / early 2000s film franchise.
Style: light, funny, exciting, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, boys' night
Plot: female protagonist, female assassin, chase, spy, danger, female friendship, martial arts, undercover agent, adventure, betrayal, partners, tough girl ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, quarry
Place: usa, berlin germany, london, rio de janeiro, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong, Austria, UK, Morocco
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate - an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: spy, cia, espionage, secret agents, mission, conspiracy, heroic mission, villain, undercover, danger, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, london, vienna, morocco, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 180K
Knight and Day (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fugitive couple goes on a glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure where nothing and no one – even themselves – are what they seem. Amid shifting alliances and unexpected betrayals, they race across the globe, with their survival ultimately ...
Style: exciting, not serious, sexy, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: chase, spy, secret agents, couples, love and romance, undercover, on the run, espionage, danger, chases and races, partners, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, spain, europe, usa, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.3
 9K
Chill Factor (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A store clerk and an ice cream truck driver are thrown together when a dying scientist entrusts them with a deadly chemical kept in ice. This chemical will kill every living thing once it melts. They have to take the chemical codenamed ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the day, terrorism, danger, reluctant partners, race against time, police investigation, misfit partners, chases and races, undercover, island, heroic mission, machismo ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: montana, usa, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 203K
Get Smart (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When the identities of secret agents from Control are compromised, the Chief promotes hapless but eager analyst Maxwell Smart and teams him with stylish, capable Agent 99, the only spy whose cover remains intact. Can they work together to thwart the ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, goofy hero, romancing partners, unlikely partners, top secret, treason, chases and races, save the day, traitor, world domination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, russia, washington d.c., usa, chechnya ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.9
 37K
Who Am I? (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Martial-arts megastar Jackie Chan wrote, directed and stars in this action-comedy. Secret agent Jackie (Chan) leads a commando group to Africa to kidnap scientists who are working to unleash a powerful -- and lethal -- new energy source. When Jackie ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, adventure, secret agents, chase, on the run, danger, espionage, secret agent, fistfight, car chase, airplane ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: south africa, hong kong, asia, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Mission: Impossible II (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: With computer genius Luther Stickell at his side and a beautiful thief on his mind, agent Ethan Hunt races across Australia and Spain to stop a former IMF agent from unleashing a genetically engineered biological weapon called Chimera. This mission, ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, cia, undercover, violence, heroes, helicopter, secret service, spy, deadly virus, top secret, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: spain, australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Mission: Impossible III (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, China, Italy
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Retired from active duty to train new IMF agents, Ethan Hunt is called back into action to confront sadistic arms dealer, Owen Davian. Hunt must try to protect his girlfriend while working with his new team to complete the mission.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, mission, disguise, double agent, cia, gunfight, nurse, mask, heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, frogman, 2000s
Place: berlin germany, shanghai, italy, rome italy, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.0
 2K
French Spies (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben and Bill are the two worst, completely useless agents - real losers. But who else would you send on a super-difficult top-secret mission? The French have just sold a new high-power M51 rocket to the Russians for crazy money. Unfortunately for ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: parody, adventure, heroes, danger, undercover, chases and races, escapades, rivalry, secret agents, two man army, secret agent, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: riviera, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mission: Impossible (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Ethan Hunt, the leader of a crack espionage team whose perilous operation has gone awry with no explanation, discovers that a mole has penetrated the CIA, he's surprised to learn that he's the No. 1 suspect. To clear his name, Hunt ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, cia, espionage, mission, chase, undercover, spy, betrayal, double agent, terrorist, embassy, secret service ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: prague, paris france, london, usa, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Tomorrow Never Dies (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A deranged media mogul is staging international incidents to pit the world's superpowers against each other. Now 007 must take on this evil mastermind in an adrenaline-charged battle to end his reign of terror and prevent global pandemonium.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, intense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: secret service, chase, espionage, spy, gadget, secret agents, race against time, undercover, world domination, 007, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: china, hamburg germany, england, hong kong, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
 383K
Spectre (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Austria, Mexico, Italy, Morocco
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, james bond, spy, espionage, secret service, british secret service, danger, undercover, 007, heroic mission, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: london, rome italy, tokyo, italy, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 173K
xXx (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Xander Cage is your standard adrenaline junkie with no fear and a lousy attitude. When the US Government "recruits" him to go on a mission, he's not exactly thrilled. His mission: to gather information on an organization that may just ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, secret agents, extreme sport, danger, double agent, tough heroes, mission, escapades, undercover, espionage, master villain, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: prague, europe, washington d.c., prague czech republic, colombia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, ridiculous, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret organization, secret agent, undercover, espionage, secret service, undercover agent, mentor, british, tough guy, child spy, spy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1997, year 2014, 2010s
Place: england, britain, london, kentucky, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
 229K
Spy (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, UK, France, Hungary, Germany
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A desk-bound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent diabolical global disaster.
Style: humorous, funny, exciting, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: female spy, secret agents, female agent, female assassin, espionage, cia, undercover, spy, arms dealer, disguise, partners, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rome italy, paris france, budapest, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 160K
RED 2 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada, Russia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Retired C.I.A. agent Frank Moses reunites his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, secret agents, cia agent, hitman, espionage, spy, agent, secret service, exploding airplane, nuclear, top secret, government official ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: russia, england, usa, paris france, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Ethan Hunt and his team are racing against time to track down a dangerous terrorist named Hendricks, who has gained access to Russian nuclear launch codes and is planning a strike on the United States. An attempt to stop him ends in an explosion ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, twists and turns, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, secret agents, espionage, mission, teamwork, frame up, top secret, courage, save the day, cia, undercover, terrorist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: russia, dubai, hungary, budapest, seattle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Quantum of Solace (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate ...
Style: exciting, intense, suspense, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, vengeance, secret service, espionage, betrayal, secret agents, james bond, spy, interrogation, 007, undercover, cia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, quarry
Place: bolivia, haiti, london, russia, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.0
 580K
Casino Royale (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Czech Republic, USA, Germany, Bahamas
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Le Chiffre, a banker to the world's terrorists, is scheduled to participate in a high-stakes poker game in Montenegro, where he intends to use his winnings to establish his financial grip on the terrorist market. M sends Bond – on his maiden ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, scenic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, casino, secret agents, chase, poker, spy, british secret service, 007, heroic mission, cia, escapades, double agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: montenegro, italy, europe, london, south africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Laser Mission (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: West Germany, South Africa, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A CIA agent is sent to get Professor Braun before the KGB can seize him as the Prof's knowledge, together with a recently stolen diamond, could be used to make a laser cannon.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, feel good, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, secret agents, heroes, government, laser, scientist, kgb, heroic mission, adventure, espionage, good versus evil, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Police Story 4: First Strike (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jackie Chan reprises his role as Chan Ka-Kui (also known in some versions as Jackie) yet again as a Hong Kong cop who works with Interpol to track down and arrest an illegal weapons dealer. Later Jackie realizes that things are not as simple as they ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, visually appealing, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, secret agents, hitman, heroes, undercover, one man army, helicopter, espionage, chase, adventure, working undercover, terrorism ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.7
 628K
Skyfall (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Turkey
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When Bond's latest assignment goes gravely wrong and agents around the world are exposed, MI6 is attacked forcing M to relocate the agency. These events cause her authority and position to be challenged by Gareth Mallory, the new Chairman of ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, james bond, chases and races, spy, secret agent, 007, spy hero, explosion, british secret service, vengeance, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: china, turkey, england, asia, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
 245K
The A-Team (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A group of Iraq War veterans goes on the run from U.S. military forces while they try to clear their names after being framed for a crime they didn't commit. Along the way, Col. Hannibal Smith, Capt. H.M. ‘Howling Mad’ Murdock , Sgt. Bosco ...
Style: exciting, ridiculous, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, team, adventure, frame up, anti hero, mercenary, cia, crimes, on the run, anti heroes, chases and races, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, year 2010, 2010s ...
Place: mexico, colorado, los angeles, florida, iraq ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Wrecking Crew (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When Count Contini attempts to destroy the world's economy by masterminding the theft of $1 billion in U.S. gold, ICE chief MacDonald summons secret agent Matt Helm to stop him.
Style: realistic, humorous, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, master villain, crimes, adventure, race against time, one man army, undercover, dishonesty, escapades, danger, master criminal ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: scandinavia, denmark, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%