Movies like If Looks Could Kill

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If Looks Could Kill (1991)
 5.8
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If Looks Could Kill (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Michael Corben, along with the rest of his high-school French class, sets out for a trip to France when he is mistaken for an agent of the same name. He is beseiged by both the good guys and the bad guys. British Intelligence outfits him with a series of James-Bond-like gizmos, and Steranko sends more would-be assassins after him. Can Michael stop the evil Steranko's plans for European domination?
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, parody
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, chase, escapades, mistaken identity, spy, kidnapping, james bond spoof, teenage life, youth, heroes, graphic violence, political intrigue, working undercover, heroic mission, chases and races, disorder, rivalry, underdog, undercover, comedy of errors, summer school, state affairs, master villain, save the day ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, europe

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Most similar movies to If Looks Could Kill

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, realistic and parody films with plots about secret agents, spy, undercover, espionage, danger, chase and rivalry mostly in Action, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like If Looks Could Kill: Agent Cody Banks (2003), Barely Lethal (2015), I Spy (2002), The Secret Agent Club (1996), Spy Hard (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, parody ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: secret agents, working undercover, adventure, heroes, child spy, espionage, spy, teenage life, undercover, family, cia, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, seattle washington, hong kong, seattle
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Barely Lethal (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A 16-year-old international assassin yearning for a "normal" adolescence fakes her own death and enrolls as a senior in a suburban high school. She quickly learns that being popular can be more painful than getting water-boarded.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage life, high school life, teenager, undercover, female spy, high school, youth, child spy, tough girl, teenage hero, hidden identity, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, moscow russia, berlin germany, chechnya
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50%
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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 ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: espionage, special agents, secret agent, secret agents, kidnapping, undercover, race against time, daring rescue, adventure, buddies, escapades, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: budapest, washington d.c., budapest hungary, monte carlo, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Secret Agent Club (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To the world Ray Chase is nothing more than a klutzy, overgrown toy seller whose wife passed away a few years ago; and his only son Jeremy doesn't get to see him very often, because he's always away on "business trips." What no ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, rescue, adventure, save the day, espionage, chases and races, master criminal, undercover, secret identity, danger, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Spy Hard (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The evil Gen. Rancor has his sights set on world domination, and only one man can stop him: Dick Steele, also known as Agent WD-40. Rancor needs to obtain a computer circuit for the missile that he is planning to fire, so Steele teams up with ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, witty, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: farce, james bond spoof, kgb, secret agents, goofy hero, save the world, heroic mission, criminal's revenge, master criminal, assassination, disorder, race against time ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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, cia agent, spy, arms dealer, weapons, disguise ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, rome italy, paris france, budapest hungary, langley virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Never Too Young to Die (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Secret agent Drew Stargrove is brutally murdered by the ruthless hermaphrodite gang leader Velvet Von Ragnar. The murdered secret agent's son, Lance Stargrove is thrust into the dangerous and intriguing world of secret agents and espionage when ...
Style: psychotronic, realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: secret agents, spy, gay, terrorist, drag, hermaphrodite, deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, contamination, transvestism, heavy metal culture ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.5
 923
S*P*Y*S (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two CIA bunglers (Donald Sutherland, Elliott Gould) botch a Soviet defection, then both sides mark them for termination.
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: espionage, murder, on the run, secret agents, government agency, chases and races, rivalry, partners, goofy hero, undercover, misfit partners, nothing goes right ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Johnny English Strikes Again (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA, China
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Disaster strikes when a criminal mastermind reveals the identities of all active undercover agents in Britain. The secret service can now rely on only one man—Johnny English. Currently teaching at a minor prep school, Johnny springs back into ...
Style: parody, exciting, humorous, funny
Plot: spy, farce, espionage, gadget, pursuit, chase, prime minister, secret agents, secret service, female spy, child spy, undercover agent ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, scotland, france, south of france, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.5
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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, parody, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, goofy hero, top secret, unlikely partners, secret service, treason, save the day, chases and races, traitor, world domination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, washington d.c., russia, usa, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.3
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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: boys' night, date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: chase, spy, secret agents, couples, love and romance, undercover, on the run, espionage, chases and races, partners, danger, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, spain, usa, europe, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Undercover Brother (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An Afro-American organization, the B.R.O.T.H.E.R.H.O.O.D., is in permanent fight against a white organization "The Man" defending the values of the black people in North America. When the Afro-American candidate Gen. Warren Boutwell ...
Style: parody, humorous, feel good, exciting, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: undercover, world domination, interracial relations, racism, secret agents, satire, heroic mission, fighting the system, hidden identity, rivalry, crimes, escapades ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: At the height of the Cold War, a mysterious criminal organization plans to use nuclear weapons and technology to upset the fragile balance of power between the United States and Soviet Union. CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB agent Illya Kuryakin are ...
Style: witty, exciting, reboot, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: reluctant partners, secret agents, spy, cia agent, cold war, female spy, save the world, spies, undercover, stylish, secret service, chase ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, post world war two, year 1963
Place: italy, usa, germany, rome italy, berlin germany ...
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51%
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Simon Sez (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Germany, Belgium, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A tattooed Interpol agent helps an old classmate find the kidnapped daughter of a computer software tycoon.
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, idiotic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, interpol, espionage, danger, race against time, kidnapping, terrorism, terrorist group, heroes, gunfight, male female relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: french riviera, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Get Smart's Bruce and Lloyd Out of Control (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Bumbling R&D inventors Bruce and Lloyd get out of the lab and into the field as they search to locate their latest invention - which has somehow gone missing. When you're used to spending your day inventing the most cutting edge spy ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, rivalry, twin brother, partners, save the day, adventure, anti hero, working undercover, heroic mission, disorder, race against time, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: secret agent, martial arts, secret agents, adventure, reluctant partners, mad scientist, taxi driver, save the world, heroes, nothing goes right, save the day, secret identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Johnny English Reborn (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The most prominent heads of state in the world begin gathering for a conference that could have a major impact on global politics. When MI-7 receives word that the Chinese premier has become the target of some high-powered killers, it falls on ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: spy spoof, assassination attempt, secret agents, farce, espionage, gadget, secret agent, james bond spoof, prime minister, secret service, goofy hero, political conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, asia, europe, hong kong, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Spy Time (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Adolfo, a thirty something security guard, is going through a bad patch. Not only his lifetime girlfriend has just to finished with him to be a guy with no ambition but, moreover, he becomes the target of a series of thugs led by Vázquez, a ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, fish out of water, save the day, misfit, secret identity, espionage, danger, undercover, master villain, parents and children, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Norwegian Ninja (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Norwegian Ninja is the true story of how Commander Arne Treholt and his Ninja Force saved Norway during the Cold War. In 1983 the Ninja Force discovers that the sinister NATO force Stay Behind, who take charge in times of war and emergency, are ...
Style: parody, surreal, exciting, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, escapades, danger, political conspiracy, farce, silly humor, state affairs, espionage, secret agents, dishonesty, master villain, hotshot hero ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: norway, europe, ussr, soviet union, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.5
 44K
MacGruber (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ex-special operative MacGruber (Forte) is called back into action to take down his archenemy, Dieter Von Cunth (Kilmer), who's in possession of a nuclear warhead and bent on destroying Washington, DC.
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: undercover, hotshot hero, escapades, danger, chases and races, uninhibited rivalry, heroic mission, save the world, good versus evil, nuclear threat, presumed dead, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa, ecuador, moscow russia, south dakota ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 714
Rescue Me (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Fraser's unrequited love for the beautiful and rich Ginny gets a chance to prove itself, when she is suddenly kidnapped. He teams up with rebel Mac, who's got a score to settle with the kidnappers. Together they cross the country, looking ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: kidnapping, high school, rescue, motorcycle, teenage life, on the road, love and romance, chase, romance, criminal heroes, down on your luck, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 47K
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, betrayal, foot chase, heroic mission, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, langley virginia, california, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
From Beijing with Love (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a giant dinosaur skull is stolen, the head of the Chinese secret police decides to assign the case to the force's most incompetent reject: a rural butcher who stands around all day drinking martinis (shaken, not stirred). With a trunkload ...
Style: parody, not serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, undercover, espionage, spy, secret agent, james bond spoof, farce, working undercover, heroic mission, master villain, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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No. 1 of the Secret Service (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: No. 1 is fearless, irrestible, and licensed to kill. No. 1 is assigned to capture a madman killing international financiers. Before getting the bad guy, No. 1 encounters mercenaries from the evil organization K.R.A.S.H. (Killing, Rape, Arson, ...
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, secret agent, chases and races, adventure, undercover, crimes, dishonesty, goofy hero, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Keeping Up with the Joneses (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An ordinary suburban couple finds it’s not easy keeping up with the Joneses – their impossibly gorgeous and ultra-sophisticated new neighbors – especially when they discover that Mr. and Mrs. “Jones” are covert operatives.
Style: exciting, entertaining, humorous, captivating, tense ...
Plot: spy, espionage, strong female character, neighbor, suspicion, escape, rescue, undercover, mission, jealousy, undercover agent, husband wife relationship ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.3
 1K
Fast Getaway (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Nelson, played by Corey Haim is a teenager who robs banks with his father in group along with two other friends. Corey Haim Is the right guy, in the right place, at the right time. All he needed was a ...fast getaway
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, chase, robbery, escapades, criminal heroes, disorder, rivalry, family relations, partners, crimes, youth, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Secret agent OSS 117 foils Nazis, beds local beauties, and brings peace to the Middle East.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, light, suspense ...
Plot: espionage, french, spy, secret agents, farce, secret service, secret agent, russian, adventure, undercover, state affairs, political conspiracy ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1955
Place: france, egypt, cairo egypt, middle east, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Beverly Hills Ninja (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Haru, an orphaned American who washes ashore in Japan and is mistaken for the great White Ninja of legend. Raised among the finest Ninjas, Haru grows strong and big - very big. With the grace of all Three Stooges rolled into one body, Haru is an ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, absurd, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ninja, fish out of water, misfit, disorder, mistaken identity, heroic mission, crimes, orphan, goofy hero, adoption, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: beverly hills, usa, japan, asia, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.7
 17K
The In-Laws (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Right before his daughter's wedding, a mild-mannered foot doctor discovers that his new in-laws are international smugglers.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: secret agents, wedding, cia, espionage, fish out of water, eccentric family, secret identity, dentist, chaos, disorder, couples, family life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century
Place: usa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Topper Harley is found to be working as an odd-job-man in a monastery. The CIA want him to lead a rescue mission into Iraq, to rescue the last rescue team, who went in to rescue the last rescue team who... who went in to rescue hostages left behind ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, exciting, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: saddam hussein, rescue, hostage, battles, military life, heroic mission, daring rescue, danger, military, behind enemy lines, tough heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: iraq, middle east, southeast asia, washington d.c., asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%