Movies like Licence to Kill

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Licence to Kill (1989)
 6.6
 98K
Licence to Kill (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Mexico, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: James Bond and his American colleague Felix Leiter arrest the drug lord Sanchez who succeeds in escaping and takes revenge on Felix and his wife. Bond knows but just one thing: revenge.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized, neo noir, suspense, cult film, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, espionage, murder, 007, cia, drug lord, heroes, secret agents, gadget, undercover, corruption, british secret service, florida keys, secret service, adventure, airplane, crimes, graphic violence, honeymoon, heroic mission, chases and races, deadly, rivalry, secret identity, assassin ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: mexico, florida, latin america, miami, caribbean

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Most similar movies to Licence to Kill

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, entertaining and realistic films with plots about murder, chase, rivalry, chases and races, heroes, spy and assassin mostly in Action, Adventure and Thriller genres. Some movies like Licence to Kill: Skyfall (2012), Casino Royale (2006), The Living Daylights (1987), Mission: Impossible (1996), For Your Eyes Only (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.7
 645K
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, heroic mission, 007, spy hero, british intelligence, explosion, british secret service ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: china, turkey, england, asia, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 598K
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, poker, secret agents, casino, chase, spy, heroic mission, british secret service, 007, secret service, cia, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: montenegro, italy, europe, london, prague czech republic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Living Daylights (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: James Bond helps a Russian General escape into the west. He soon finds out that the KGB wants to kill him for helping the General. A little while later the General is kidnapped from the Secret Service leading 007 to be suspicious.
Style: exciting, stylized, witty, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, espionage, secret service, chase, spy, boat, museum, laser, sniper, faked death, gadget, secret agents ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: morocco, vienna, czechoslovakia, afghanistan, england ...
⇓ 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, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: spy, espionage, cia agent, cia, secret agents, mission, conspiracy, hand to hand combat, heroic mission, villain, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, london, vienna, morocco, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, secret service, double agent, betrayal, terrorist, embassy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: prague, paris france, london, united kingdom, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
For Your Eyes Only (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A British spy ship has sunk and on board was a hi-tech encryption device. James Bond is sent to find the device that holds British launching instructions before the enemy Soviets get to it first.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, espionage, kgb, cold war, british secret service, gadget, secret agents, secret service, adventure, 007, vengeance, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: greece, europe, england, italy, albania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, race against time, secret agents, undercover, world domination, 007, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: hamburg germany, china, england, hong kong, vietnam ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
A View to a Kill (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Iceland, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A newly developed microchip designed by Zorin Industries for the British Government that can survive the electromagnetic radiation caused by a nuclear explosion has landed in the hands of the KGB. James Bond must find out how and why. His suspicions ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, chase, race against time, secret agents, kgb, heroic mission, adventure, skiing, safecracker, 007, crimes, terrorist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, france, paris france, usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 7.2
 245K
GoldenEye (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: James Bond must unmask the mysterious head of the Janus Syndicate and prevent the leader from utilizing the GoldenEye weapons system to inflict devastating revenge on Britain.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: satellite, espionage, top secret, organized crime, mission, race against time, undercover, trap, double agent, romancing partners, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1995, 1990s ...
Place: cuba, russia, britain, st. petersburg russia, riviera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Never Say Never Again (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, West Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: James Bond returns as the secret agent 007 one more time to battle the evil organization SPECTRE. Bond must defeat Largo, who has stolen two atomic warheads for nuclear blackmail. But Bond has an ally in Largo's girlfriend, the willowy Domino, ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, island, terrorism, motorcycle chase, world domination, secret agents, undercover, heroes, race against time, british secret service, theft ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: french riviera, bahamas, england, europe, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, james bond, vengeance, secret service, espionage, betrayal, secret agents, spy, interrogation, 007, undercover, cia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: bolivia, haiti, london, russia, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
 100K
Octopussy (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: James Bond is sent to investigate after a fellow “00” agent is found dead with a priceless Fabergé egg. James Bond follows the mystery and uncovers a smuggling scandal and a Russian General who wants to provoke a new World War.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nuclear threat, adventure, espionage, secret service, james bond, terrorism, race against time, secret agents, british secret service, top secret, gadget, smuggling ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: asia, india, east berlin, europe, east germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.8
 395K
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 agent, secret agents, james bond, secret service, spy, espionage, computer cracker, british secret service, undercover, danger, 007, one against many ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: united kingdom, london, rome italy, sahara, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Switzerland
Duration: 142 min.
Story: James Bond tracks archnemesis Ernst Blofeld to a mountaintop retreat where he's training an army of beautiful but lethal women. Along the way, Bond falls for Italian contessa Tracy Draco -- and marries her in order to get closer to Blofeld. ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, undercover, secret agents, heroes, gadget, world domination, bio weapon, suicide attempt, daughter, secret organization, british secret service, kilt ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: switzerland, england, alps, france, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Russian and British submarines with nuclear missiles on board both vanish from sight without a trace. England and Russia both blame each other as James Bond tries to solve the riddle of the disappearing ships. But the KGB also has an agent on the ...
Style: exciting, witty, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: skiing, kgb, secret agents, espionage, secret service, chase, spy, nuclear, heroes, megalomaniac, gadget, british secret service ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: egypt, england, russia, cairo egypt, soviet union ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Diamonds Are Forever (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Diamonds are stolen only to be sold again in the international market. James Bond infiltrates a smuggling mission to find out who’s guilty. The mission takes him to Las Vegas where Bond meets his archenemy Blofeld.
Style: exciting, sexy, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, chase, satellite, smuggling, murder, spy, secret agent, secret organization, 007, adventure, master villain ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: las vegas, amsterdam, london, los angeles, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Live and Let Die (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: James Bond must investigate a mysterious murder case of a British agent in New Orleans. Soon he finds himself up against a gangster boss named Mr. Big.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boat, heroin, cia, espionage, chase, secret service, spy, heroes, secret agents, drug dealing, card playing, boat chase ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, new york, louisiana, harlem, jamaica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.0
 111K
Thunderball (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A criminal organization has obtained two nuclear bombs and are asking for a 100 million pound ransom in the form of diamonds in seven days or they will use the weapons. The secret service sends James Bond to the Bahamas to once again save the world.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret service, espionage, spy, terrorism, nuclear threat, gadget, ransom, british secret service, scuba, secret organization, secret agent ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: bahamas, paris france, big ben london, florida, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 7.7
 179K
Goldfinger (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Special agent 007 (Sean Connery) comes face to face with one of the most notorious villains of all time, and now he must outwit and outgun the powerful tycoon to prevent him from cashing in on a devious scheme to raid Fort Knox -- and obliterate the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: laser, secret agents, golf, spy, espionage, chase, murder, gadget, gold, pilot, surveillance, cia ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: kentucky, england, switzerland, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.1
 210K
Die Another Day (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Spain, Iceland
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Bond takes on a North Korean leader who undergoes DNA replacement procedures that allow him to assume different identities. American agent, Jinx Johnson assists Bond in his attempt to thwart the villain's plans to exploit a satellite that is ...
Style: sexy, exciting, twists and turns, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: espionage, spy, cia, helicopter, laser, british secret service, world domination, 007, destruction, secret service agent, master villain, faked death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: north korea, hong kong, london, sydney australia, iceland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
CIA Code Name: Alexa (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A CIA operative kills a terrorist during a prison break. When a group of terrorists attempts to recover a microchip implanted in the man's body, one of them is captured and convinced by the CIA to work for them as an informer.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, martial arts, terrorism, kidnapping, espionage, femme fatale, secret agents, undercover, heroes, escape, cia, prison escape ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, mission, disguise, double agent, cia, gunfight, mask, heroes, heroic mission, top secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: shanghai, berlin germany, vatican, virginia, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, cia, undercover, spy, helicopter, heroes, secret service, deadly virus, top secret, danger, secret mission ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: spain, australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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From Russia with Love (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Agent 007 is back in the second installment of the James Bond series, this time battling a secret crime organization known as SPECTRE. Russians Rosa Klebb and Kronsteen are out to snatch a decoding device known as the Lektor, using the ravishing ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, witty, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, kgb, espionage, cold war, russian, assassin, secret agents, helicopter, gadget, chess, boat chase, surveillance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: russia, turkey, venice, bulgaria, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Man with the Golden Gun (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A golden bullet has 007 engraved on it as it smashes into the secret service headquarters. The bullet came from the professional killer Scaramanga who has yet to miss a target and James Bond begins a mission to try and stop him.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, secret service, espionage, chase, assassin, dwarf, undercover, secret agents, duel, karate, martial arts, gold ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: thailand, hong kong, asia, england, beirut lebanon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Assault on Devil's Island (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When one of Mike McBride's men goes rogue and takes a group of gymnasts hostage to Devil's Island in exchange for the return of drug lord Carlos Gallindo, the SEALS face their most perilous assignment yet.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, sexy, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, woman in danger, kidnapping, island, betrayal, danger, race against time, tough heroes, graphic violence, profanity, confined, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: caribbean, washington d.c., seattle, miami, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, secret agents, heroes, henchman, boat, scientist, surveillance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: london, england, turkey, europe, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
On Deadly Ground (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Forrest Taft is an environmental agent who works for the Aegis Oil Company in Alaska. Aegis Oil's corrupt CEO, Michael Jennings, is the kind of person who doesn't care whether or not oil spills into the ocean or onto the land, just as long ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, corruption, heroes, martial arts, fight, one man army, danger, save the day, rivalry, heroic mission, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Transporter Refueled (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: France, China, Belgium, Monaco
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The fast-paced action movie is again set in the criminal underworld in France, where Frank Martin is known as The Transporter, because he is the best driver and mercenary money can buy. In this installment, he meets Anna and they attempt to take ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: one man army, bank robbery, heroes, chases and races, danger, crimes, rivalry, tough heroes, car chase, organized crime, security guard, tough guy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1995, year 2010, 2010s ...
Place: europe, france, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 333K
The Expendables (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria, Spain, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Barney Ross leads a band of highly skilled mercenaries including knife enthusiast Lee Christmas, a martial arts expert, heavy weapons specialist, demolitionist, and a loose-cannon sniper. When the group is commissioned by the mysterious Mr. Church ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, heroic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, sniper, chase, gunfight, escape, tough heroes, master warrior, martial arts, unstoppable, machismo, army, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, 80s
Place: latin america, new orleans, somalia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%