Movies like Johnny English

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Johnny English (2003)
 6.2
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Johnny English (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Rowan plays the eponymous lead character in a spoof spy thriller. During the course of the story we follow our hero as he attempts to single-handedly save the country from falling into the hands of a despot.
Style: humorous, parody, exciting, not serious, realistic, absurd, funny, clever, sexy, ridiculous ...
Plot: comedy of errors, spy, secret service, farce, goofy hero, heroes, secret agents, espionage, british, save the day, megalomaniac, spy hero, mistaken identity, fistfight, clumsiness, agent, undercover, gem, disorder, silly humor, intelligence, funeral, coronation, chase, spy spoof ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, france

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Most similar movies to Johnny English

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, parody and not serious films with plots about spy, espionage, secret agents, danger, undercover, chase and gun mostly in Comedy, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Johnny English: Get Smart (2008), Spy (2015), The Brothers Grimsby (2016), Knight and Day (2010), OSS 117: Lost in Rio (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: farce, spy spoof, secret agents, assassination attempt, espionage, gadget, james bond spoof, prime minister, secret service, goofy hero, state affairs, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, europe, asia, hong kong, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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, funny, humorous
Plot: spy, farce, espionage, gadget, prime minister, chase, secret agents, secret service, female spy, child spy, clumsy, undercover agent ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london, paris france, scotland, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: teens, boys' night
Plot: spy, secret agents, espionage, goofy hero, unlikely partners, secret service, top secret, romancing partners, save the day, treason, traitor, double agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, russia, washington d.c., usa, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.0
 242K
Spy (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
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, parody, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: female spy, female agent, secret agents, female assassin, cia agent, espionage, cia, undercover, spy, arms dealer, fat woman, disguise ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, rome italy, paris france, europe, bulgaria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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: humorous, ridiculous, not serious, exciting, parody ...
Plot: vulgarity, farce, spy, satire, culture clash, stupidity, secret agents, virus, espionage, soccer, undercover, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, london, northern england, south africa, santiago chile ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As a swingin' fashion photographer by day and a groovy British superagent by night, Austin Powers is the '60s' most shagadelic spy, baby! But can he stop megalomaniac Dr. Evil after the bald villain freezes himself and unthaws in the ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, sexy, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: secret agents, time travel, dumb, spy spoof, spy, farce, undercover, james bond spoof, good versus evil, goofy hero, heroic mission, female partner ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 60s, year 1997, year 1967
Place: las vegas, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.3
 192K
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, on the run, undercover, espionage, escapades, partners, cia, characters in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, spain, usa, europe, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
OSS 117: Lost in Rio (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: French top secret agent, Hubert Bonisseur de la Bath, is sent to Rio to buy microfilms from a running nazi. To do so, he has to team up with Mossad secret services.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, entertaining, parody ...
Plot: spy spoof, secret agents, hippie, femme fatale, reluctant partners, adventure, womanizer, goofy hero, escapades, secret service, disorder, heroic mission ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1967
Place: rio de janeiro, latin america, brazil, france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, russian, adventure, undercover, state affairs, race against time, goofy hero ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1955
Place: france, egypt, cairo egypt, middle east, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: reluctant partners, secret agents, spy, female spy, cia agent, cold war, save the world, secret service, tough guy, chase, undercover, culture clash ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1963, post world war two
Place: italy, usa, germany, rome italy, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.6
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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, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia agent, secret agents, hitman, mercenary, cia, espionage, spy, agent, secret service, nuclear, silly humor, top secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, russia, usa, paris france, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 106K
Hot Shots! (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Recruited to join a top-secret mission for the Air Force, a renegade pilot finds himself coping with an incompetent admiral and a carefully selected squadron of flyers who are either inept or half-blind.
Style: humorous, parody, not serious, light, melancholic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens
Plot: pilot, goofy hero, secret mission, heroic mission, military, save the day, disorder, love and romance, military base, warplane, love triangle, air force ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1975, year 1971, 70s ...
Place: mediterranean sea, iraq, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Pink Panther (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the coach of the France soccer team is killed by a poisoned dart in the stadium in the end of a game, and his expensive and huge ring with the diamond Pink Panther disappears, the ambitious Chief Inspector Dreyfus assigns the worst police ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: investigation, inspector, robbery, murder, goofy hero, law enforcement, heist, incompetent police, riddles and clues, soccer, farce, sniper ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, new york, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.6
 11K
Delta Farce (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three bumbling Army reservists are hustled onto a plane headed for combat in Iraq -- but the fact that the plane drops them in Mexico doesn't stop them from "liberating" what they believe to be the Middle East.
Style: humorous, absurd, entertaining, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: comedy of errors, soldier, friendship, gang, misfit, escapades, nothing goes right, battles, village, desert, adventure, weapons ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, iraq, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Spy Intervention (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the world's greatest spy meets the woman of his dreams, he abandons his adventurous existence and settles into the security of suburbia.
Style: parody, funny, exciting, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: escapades, spy, spy spoof, mistaken identity, rivalry, friendship, farce, comedy of errors, save the day, secret service, society, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.0
 2K
French Spies (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, UK
Duration: 90 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: parody, humorous, not serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: adventure, heroes, undercover, rivalry, escapades, two man army, secret agents, mission, friendship, spy, intelligence, rabbit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: riviera, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.3
 38K
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: james bond spoof, farce, kgb, secret agents, goofy hero, save the world, heroic mission, disorder, assassination, race against time, criminal's revenge, undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
 49K
Spies Like Us (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two bumbling government employees think they are U.S. spies, only to discover that they are actually decoys for Nuclear War.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, buddy comedy, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, race against time, secret agents, chase, kgb, undercover, adventure, escapades, working undercover, mistaken identity, government agency, goofy hero ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: afghanistan, middle east, asia, washington d.c., pakistan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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 agents, martial arts, adventure, reluctant partners, mad scientist, taxi driver, save the world, heroes, save the day, nothing goes right, hidden identity, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, exciting, realistic, not serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, disorder, goofy hero, heroes, crimes, rivalry, undercover, dishonesty, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Mortadelo & Filemon: The Big Adventure (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the Headquarters of the T.I.A. (Terminal Intelligence Agency), someone has stolen Professor Bacterio's most dangerous invention, the D.O.T. (Demoralizer of Troops), an artifact that ends up in the hands of a very short, wacky dictator who is ...
Style: parody, exciting, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: secret agents, investigation, private detective, adventure, goofy hero, heroic mission, disorder, odd couple, partners, track down, inventor, espionage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, ridiculous, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret organization, espionage, undercover, secret service, mentor, british, child spy, undercover agent, one against many, tough guy, spy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2014, year 1997
Place: england, united kingdom, britain, london, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The World Is Not Enough (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Greed, revenge, world dominance and high-tech terrorism – it's all in a day's work for Bond, who's on a mission to a protect beautiful oil heiress from a notorious terrorist. In a race against time that culminates in a dramatic ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: espionage, spy, terrorism, james bond, secret service, oil, boat, gadget, insubordination, surveillance, scientist, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, turkey, england, asia, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Code Name: The Cleaner (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Cedric the Entertainer plays Jake, a seemingly regular guy who has no idea who he is after being hit over the head by mysterious assailants. When he finds himself entangled in a government conspiracy, Jake and his pursuers become convinced that he ...
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, absurd, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: secret agents, martial arts, amnesia, working undercover, goofy hero, master criminal, race against time, save the day, spy, government agency, spy spoof, violence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The world's most shagadelic spy continues his fight against Dr. Evil. This time, the diabolical doctor and his clone, Mini-Me, team up with a new foe -- '70s kingpin Goldmember. While pursuing the team of villains to stop them from world ...
Style: humorous, parody, not serious, exciting, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, spy, save the world, undercover, gold, helicopter, disorder, master villain, good versus evil, heroic mission, james bond spoof, graduation ...
Time: 70s, 60s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: japan, belgium, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, suspense, sexy, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: james bond, chase, 007, vengeance, secret service, espionage, betrayal, secret agents, spy, interrogation, undercover, cia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: bolivia, haiti, london, russia, caribbean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.8
 431K
Spectre (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: james bond, secret agents, secret service, spy, espionage, british secret service, undercover, computer cracker, 007, heroes, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: united kingdom, london, rome italy, tokyo, mexico city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When diabolical genius, Dr. Evil travels back in time to steal superspy Austin Powers's ‘mojo’, Austin must return to the swingin' '60s himself – with the help of American agent, Felicity Shagwell – to stop the dastardly plan. ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, light, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, spy, secret agents, undercover, save the world, time machine, cloning, race against time, good versus evil, heroic mission, goofy hero, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 90s, 20th century, year 1967, year 1969 ...
Place: london, washington d.c., big ben london, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hapless orchestra player becomes an unwitting pawn of rival factions within the French secret service after he is chosen as a decoy by being identified as a super secret agent.
Style: humorous, parody, witty, not serious, exciting ...
Plot: espionage, secret agents, mistaken identity, undercover, farce, disorder, goofy hero, comedy of errors, heroes, spy, surveillance, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
 6.5
 325K
The Interview (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dave Skylark and his producer Aaron Rapoport run the celebrity tabloid show "Skylark Tonight". When they land an interview with a surprise fan, North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, they are recruited by the CIA to turn their trip to ...
Style: absurd, humorous, exciting, not serious, satirical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, undercover, journalism, cia, farce, buddies, head of state, coup d'etat, assassination plot, topical humor, top secret, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north korea, korea, usa, asia, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%