Movies like The Karate Killers

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The Karate Killers (1967)
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The Karate Killers (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: International spies Napoleon Solo (Robert Vaughn) and Illya Kuryakin (David McCallum) travel around the globe in an effort to track down a secret formula that was divided into four parts and left by a dying scientist with his four of five daughters, all of whom live in different countries. His widow, Amanda, is murdered at the beginning by the counter-spies of the organization THRUSH. Evil THRUSH agent Randolph also wants the formula, and is aided by his karate-chopping henchmen.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: heroes, secret agents, spy, riddles and clues, inventions and discoveries, partners, track down, danger, heroic mission, chases and races, escapades, rivalry, race against time, woman in danger, undercover, master villain, espionage, martial arts, parody, terrorist, karate, violence, hitman, gold, tough guy ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: europe, tokyo

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Most similar movies to The Karate Killers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, suspenseful and psychotronic films with plots about spy, secret agents, secret agent, espionage, heroes, escapades and undercover mostly in Action, Adventure and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Karate Killers: The Spy with My Face (1965), One Spy Too Many (1966), The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (1964), The Helicopter Spies (1968), The Wrecking Crew (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Spy with My Face (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Napoleon Solo is captured by Thrush and replaced with a double.
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: secret agents, espionage, heroes, spy, undercover, escapades, danger, kidnapping, confined, adventure, rivalry, master villain ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
One Spy Too Many (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The men from U.N.C.L.E." are back! This time Robert Vaughn and David McCallum must stop the meglomanic Alexander (Rip Torn) from committing the world's greatest crimes.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic, psychotronic
Plot: secret agents, espionage, heroes, spy, megalomaniac, super weapon, chess, danger, adventure, assassination, partners, master villain ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The Man from U.N.C.L.E. is an American television series that was broadcast on NBC from September 22, 1964, to January 15, 1968. It follows the exploits of two secret agents, played by Robert Vaughn and David McCallum, who work for a fictitious ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, humorous, homoerotic
Plot: secret agents, heroes, espionage, terrorism, spy, secret agent, escapades, save the day, heroic mission, working undercover, network, world domination ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Helicopter Spies (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, Crime, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The men from U.N.C.L.E must stop a band of would-be sorcerers from using a deadly weapon.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spy, karate chop, espionage, gunfight, violence, beretta, undercover agent, fictional government agency, save the world, karate kick, martial arts, tough guy ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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, semi serious, exciting ...
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: copenhagen denmark, copenhagen, scandinavia, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
How to Steal the World (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secret agent Napoleon Solo fights to stop a top-secret plot to conquer the world.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spy, scientific research, disappearance, scientist, blackmail, cult, coercion, uncle, chemistry, investigation, helicopter crash, abduction ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Murderers' Row (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The handsome top agent Matt dies a tragic death in his bath tub - the women mourn about the loss. However it's just faked for his latest top-secret mission: He shall find Dr. Solaris, inventor of the Helium laser beam, powerful enough to ...
Style: humorous, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, secret agents, chase, faked death, spy, parody, undercover, master villain, save the day, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, washington d.c., french riviera, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Order of the Black Eagle (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Spy Duncan Jax thwarts a cabal of neo-nazis
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, good versus evil, heroes, rivalry, danger, escapades, chases and races, adventure, undercover, disorder, racism, horse riding ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Ambushers (1967)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A U.S. government built flying saucer is launched into space on a top secret test flight, but is brought down by exiled ruler of an outlaw nation who uses a remote control device to cause the ship to land at his secret base in Mexico. Agent Matt ...
Style: humorous, rough, suspenseful, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, secret agents, heroes, spy, good versus evil, danger, rivalry, rescue, race against time, undercover, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, helicopter, secret agents, hitman, heroes, undercover, one man army, espionage, chase, adventure, working undercover, terrorism ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Spy in the Green Hat (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: "Spy in the Green Hat, The (1966)" on the other hand, is both exciting AND funny. Especially the scene where Napoleon Solo (Robert Vaughn) hides from THRUSH agents under a young woman's (the incredibly cute Letícia Román) bed and is ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spy, eavesdropping, car chase, secret base, espionage, interrogation, assassination, surveillance, james bond spoof, rescue, murder, island ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greenland, italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Return of the Man from U.N.C.L.E.: The Fifteen Years Later Affair (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When THRUSH steals a nuclear weapon and demands a ransom delivered by Napoleon Solo, UNCLE recalls him and his partner to duty.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spy, ak 47, plane crash, scuba diving, nuclear bomb, double agent, parody, car chase, rappelling, held captive, kgb, man hits a woman ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois, new york, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 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, undercover, escapades, rivalry, chases and races, danger, secret agents, two man army, secret agent, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Panic in Bangkok (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A secret agent sets out to stop an evil scientist who is about to unleash on the world a virulent biological strain he has developed during experiments on rats.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, eurospy ...
Plot: secret agents, plague, secret agent, rat, espionage, master villain, escapades, undercover, assassination, adventure, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, not serious ...
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, 1990s ...
Place: london, seattle, seattle washington, washington d.c., big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Unmasking the Idol (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Duncan Jax must stop the evil terrorist Scarlet Leader from acquiring nuclear bombs that could start WW3. Together with the trusty baboon, Boon, he takes on the almost impossible mission! He must steal the gold that Scarlet leader plans to use to ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, semi serious
Plot: terrorism, martial arts, battles, heroes, battle zone, escapades, rivalry, adventure, war, hotshot hero, anti heroes, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.8
 41K
The Avengers (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: British Ministry agent John Steed, under direction from "Mother", investigates a diabolical plot by arch-villain Sir August de Wynter to rule the world with his weather control machine. Steed investigates the beautiful Doctor Mrs. Emma ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, based on cult tv series, eurospy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, secret agents, good versus evil, heroes, clones, terrorism, martial arts, human duplication, weather manipulation, secret agent, hitman, espionage ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Silencers (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Music, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Matt Helm (Dean Martin) is called out of retirement to stop the evil Big O organization who plan to explode an atomic bomb over Alamagordo, NM, and start WW III.
Style: realistic, not serious, exciting, humorous, witty ...
Plot: parody, good versus evil, heroes, undercover, secret agents, espionage, spy, golden years, danger, escapades, save the world, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: phoenix arizona, santa fe new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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, witty, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: skiing, espionage, spy, terrorism, secret service, oil, henchman, secret agents, heroes, gadget, surveillance, scientist ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: london, england, turkey, europe, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Agent for H.A.R.M. (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The head (Wendell Corey) of the Human Aetiological Relations Machine pits an agent (Mark Richman) against a flesh-to-fungus spore gun.
Style: humorous, psychotronic
Plot: espionage, secret agents, spy, mad scientist, danger, heroes, adventure, chases and races, escapades, heroic mission, iron curtain, antidote ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, top secret, courage, frame up, save the day, outsmarting, cia, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: russia, dubai, hungary, mumbai india, seattle washington ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, kgb, scientist, adventure, espionage, good versus evil, undercover, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, undercover, chase, spy, secret service, double agent, betrayal, terrorist, embassy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: prague, paris france, shanghai china, berlin germany, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Operation Kid Brother (1967)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The evil crime syndicate Thanatos is bent on taking over the world, using a magnetic wave generator that will cause all metal-based machinery to grind to a halt. However, the well-known British secret agent normally assigned to such tasks isn't ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, eurospy, comic ...
Plot: farce, parody, espionage, secret agents, james bond spoof, crimes, heroes, master villain, undercover, government agency, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: monaco
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, helicopter, master villain, disorder, heroic mission, good versus evil, parody ...
Time: 70s, 60s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: japan, belgium, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 2K
I Spy (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: I Spy is an American television secret-agent adventure series. It ran for three seasons on NBC from 1965 to 1968 and teamed Robert Culp as international tennis player Kelly Robinson with Bill Cosby as his trainer, Alexander Scott. The ...
Style: cynical, exciting, humorous, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, undercover, secret agent, tennis, dishonesty, partners, government agency, heroes, escapades, heroic mission, working undercover ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Nude Bomb (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The KAOS organisation has developed a bomb that can dissolve all clothing. Maxwell Smart is brought in to foil this evil plot.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, melancholic, satirical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, spy, secret agents, escapades, race against time, government agency, save the day, master villain, goofy hero, save the world, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.5
 205K
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, top secret, unlikely partners, romancing partners, treason, chases and races, save the day, traitor, world domination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, russia, washington d.c., usa, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, disguise, mission, double agent, cia, gunfight, nurse, mask, heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, frogman
Place: berlin germany, shanghai, italy, shanghai china, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, helicopter, violence, heroes, secret service, spy, deadly virus, top secret, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: spain, sydney australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%