Movies like Johnny English

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Johnny English (2003)
 6.2
 148K
Johnny English (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 89 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, exciting, funny, absurd, realistic, not serious, comic, idiotic, ridiculous, clever ...
Plot: comedy of errors, spy, secret service, farce, parody, espionage, secret agents, megalomaniac, spy hero, heroes, goofy hero, danger, save the day, secret agent, clumsiness, mistaken identity, weapons, undercover, funeral, explosion, coronation, pen, intelligence, queen, gem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, funny and not serious films with plots about espionage, spy, secret agents, secret agent, undercover, chase and danger mostly in Comedy, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Johnny English: Get Smart (2008), The Brothers Grimsby (2016), Spy (2015), Knight and Day (2010), The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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 ⇓
91%
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: assassination attempt, secret agents, espionage, farce, gadget, james bond spoof, prime minister, secret agent, secret service, spy spoof, goofy hero, political conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, asia, europe, hong kong, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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: exciting, funny, humorous
Plot: spy, parody, farce, clumsy, secret agents, prime minister, gadget, pursuit, billionaire, child spy, former spy, espionage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, france, scotland, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
83%
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 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 ⇓
67%
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 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: humorous, absurd, funny, sexy, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, parody, undercover, spy, secret agents, james bond spoof, good versus evil, dumb, farce, goofy hero, heroic mission, female partner ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1997 ...
Place: las vegas, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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 ⇓
50%
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: reboot, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: reluctant partners, spy, secret agents, cold war, spies, undercover, stylish, save the world, cia agent, culture clash, chase, secret service ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1963
Place: italy, usa, germany, rome italy, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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: humorous, not serious, light, suspense, talky ...
Plot: espionage, spy, secret agents, parody, french, secret service, secret agent, russian, adventure, farce, undercover, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1955
Place: france, egypt, cairo egypt, middle east, usa ...
⇓ 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: funny, humorous, light, exciting, feel good ...
Plot: escapades, parody, spy, spy spoof, farce, save the day, danger, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, friendship, rivalry, secret service ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 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: soldier, friendship, comedy of errors, gang, danger, misfit, escapades, nothing goes right, battle, battles, village, desert ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, iraq, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 36K
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: not serious, humorous, witty, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, james bond spoof, farce, kgb, secret agents, save the world, goofy hero, heroic mission, disorder, danger, race against time, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 44K
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, exciting, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, race against time, secret agents, undercover, chase, kgb, adventure, working undercover, danger, escapades, mistaken identity, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: afghanistan, middle east, asia, pakistan, pentagon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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 ⇓
27%
The King's Man (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Story: As a collection of history's worst tyrants and criminal masterminds gather to plot a war to wipe out millions, one man must race against time to stop them.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: espionage, spy, world war one, war, world domination, spy hero, spy mission, heroic mission, courage, heroes, adventure, secret service ...
Time: 1910s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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 ⇓
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: not serious, exciting, humorous, witty, stylized
Audience: date night
Plot: secret agents, parody, heroic mission, private detective, goofy hero, adventure, investigation, disorder, partners, odd couple, track down, inventor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Crocodile Hunter: Collision Course (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Aussie adventurer Steve Irwin aka The Crocodile Hunter has avoided the death-roll and nabbed another feisty croc, hoping to save it from poachers. What Steve doesn't know is that the crocodile has innocently swallowed a top secret US satellite ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, intense, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, kids, pre-teens
Plot: crocodile, adventure, animal life, survival, adventurer, river, heroic mission, rescue, danger, stalking, goofy hero, collision ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: realistic, not serious, exciting, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, parody, espionage, secret agent, spy, deadly, rivalry, goofy hero, dishonesty, crimes, disorder, heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.2
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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 ⇓
25%
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 ⇓
33%
The World Is Not Enough (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, 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, realistic, serious, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: skiing, espionage, spy, terrorism, secret service, oil, henchman, secret agents, heroes, boat chase, insubordination, surveillance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: london, england, turkey, europe, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, witty ...
Plot: secret agents, hippie, secret agent, femme fatale, spy spoof, reluctant partners, adventure, goofy hero, womanizer, escapades, disorder, secret service ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1967
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america, europe, france ...
⇓ 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, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: secret agents, working undercover, goofy hero, martial arts, master criminal, save the day, race against time, spy, government agency, danger, spy spoof, violence ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 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 ⇓
25%
Our Man Flint (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When scientists use eco-terrorism to impose their will on the world by affecting extremes in the weather, Intelligence Chief Cramden calls in top agent Derek Flint.
Style: humorous, witty, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: parody, espionage, chase, mad scientist, spy, secret agents, undercover, heroes, world domination, megalomaniac, faked death, adventure ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: washington d.c., new york, rome italy, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: humorous, feel good, exciting, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: undercover, parody, secret agents, world domination, interracial relations, heroic mission, hidden identity, fighting the system, dishonesty, danger, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, not serious, exciting, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, spy, save the world, undercover, laser, gold, disorder, heroic mission, good versus evil, master villain, parody, james bond spoof ...
Time: 70s, 60s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: japan, belgium, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: humorous, absurd, light, satirical, witty ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, spy, undercover, parody, save the world, secret agents, cloning, good versus evil, race against time, supermodel, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 90s, 20th century, year 1999, year 1967 ...
Place: london, seattle, seattle washington, washington d.c., big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.5
 306K
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, topical humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassination attempt, undercover, journalism, profanity, cia, farce, buddies, head of state, coup d'etat, assassination plot, top secret, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north korea, usa, korea, asia, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%