Movies like Mission: Impossible

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Mission: Impossible (1996)
 7.1
 355K
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 now must ferret out the real double agent and, in the process, even the score.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, serious, realistic, stylized, surprise ending, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, cia, espionage, mission, spy, undercover, chase, betrayal, secret service, double agent, murder, master villain, theft, helicopter, frame up, paranoia, danger, explosion, gadget, loss of friend, disguise, escape, faked death, conspiracy, heist ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: prague, berlin germany, czech republic, virginia, langley virginia, kiev ukraine, prague czech republic ...

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Most similar movies to Mission: Impossible

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out entertaining, exciting, suspense and suspenseful films with plots about spy, betrayal, car chase, chase, catastrophe, dialogue and vengeance mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres. Some movies like Mission: Impossible: The Bourne Identity (2002), Skyfall (2012), Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014), RED (2010), The Tourist (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates, Czech Republic, Russia, India, Canada
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, serious, captivating, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, mission, espionage, secret agents, explosion, skyscraper, teamwork, undercover, frame up, save the day, nuclear threat, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: dubai, hungary, russia, budapest hungary, mumbai india ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, suspenseful, stylized, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, mission, disguise, secret agents, secret, spy, double agent, gunfight, murder, nurse, marriage, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: shanghai, virginia, berlin germany, hong kong, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Bourne Identity (2002)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wounded to the brink of death and suffering from amnesia, Jason Bourne is rescued at sea by a fisherman. With nothing to go on but a Swiss bank account number, he starts to reconstruct his life, but finds that many people he encounters want him ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, intense, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, escape, tough heroes, amnesia, spy, cia, assassin, car chase, haunted by the past, uncover truth, secret, government agency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, barcelona spain, hamburg germany, langley virginia, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong, Austria
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: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, stylized, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, conspiracy, mission, danger, heroes, rivalry, secret agents, escapades, master villain, chases and races, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: vienna, morocco, austria, europe, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.8
 587K
Skyfall (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
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: captivating, intense, exciting, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, secret agent, british secret service, secret service, 007, explosion, secret service agent, secret agents, james bond, chases and races, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: china, england, europe, asia, turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, terrorism, espionage, conspiracy, sniper, surveillance, secret agents, undercover, murder, race against time, dishonesty, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, year 2003 ...
Place: russia, big ben london, afghanistan, pennsylvania, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, stylized, realistic, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: undercover, helicopter, espionage, violence, antidote, motorcycle chase, double agent, computer, cia, secret agent, infected, secret service ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: spain, australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.1
 269K
RED (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When his peaceful life is threatened by a high-tech assassin, former black-ops agent, Frank Moses reassembles his old team in a last ditch effort to survive and uncover his assailants.
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, cia, on the run, retired, spy, chase, retirement, alarm, hitman, kidnapping, fbi, shooting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., chicago illinois, cleveland ohio, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 205K
The Tourist (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Italy, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: American tourist Frank (Johnny Depp) meets mysterious British woman Elsie (Angelina Jolie) on the train to Venice. Romance seems to bud, but there's more to her than meets the eye. Remake of the 2005 French film "Anthony Zimmer", ...
Style: twists and turns, suspense, surprise ending, exciting, twist ending ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: master criminal, undercover agent, mysterious character, manipulations, off the grid, outsmarting, misled, tourist, foot chase, russian mafia, femme fatale, female agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, venice, scotland yard, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, vengeance, secret service, espionage, betrayal, interrogation, 007, undercover, spy, james bond, cia, businessman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: bolivia, haiti, italy, austria, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 221K
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, twists and turns, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: satellite, espionage, spy, top secret, laser, gadget, explosion, organized crime, escape, trap, helicopter, electromagnetic pulse ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995, 1990s, year 1986
Place: cuba, st. petersburg russia, russia, riviera, britain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 8.0
 534K
Casino Royale (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Czech Republic, USA, Germany, Bahamas, Italy
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: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, scenic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, espionage, chase, double agent, british secret service, 007, spy, heroic mission, escapades, poker, torture, james bond ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: montenegro, italy, europe, south africa, uganda ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 190K
Die Another Day (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
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
Plot: espionage, spy, laser, destruction, british secret service, secret service agent, world domination, cia, helicopter, 007, master villain, machismo ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: north korea, havana cuba, hong kong, sydney australia, iceland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: serious, suspenseful, suspense, intense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret service, chase, espionage, spy, race against time, gadget, world domination, undercover, 007, secret agents, danger, top secret ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: battleship, china, hamburg germany, england, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.9
 165K
xXx (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Xander Cage is your standard adrenaline junkie with no fear and a lousy attitude. When the US Government "recruits" him to go on a mission, he's not exactly thrilled. His mission: to gather information on an organization that may just ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, master villain, danger, double agent, mission, undercover, car chase, adventure, heroic mission, extreme sport, tough heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: prague, prague czech republic, washington d.c., california, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.8
 353K
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, suspense, sexy, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, british secret service, secret service, secret agent, 007, james bond, heroic mission, assassin, car chase, secret mission, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: big ben london, north africa, rome italy, austria, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, France, Norway
Duration: 147 min.
Story: When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfil his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: hand to hand combat, motorcycle, helicopter, handgun, violence, gun, spy, mountain, sniper, mercenary, newscast, sociopath ...
Time: 2010s
Place: germany, berlin germany, jerusalem, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.3
 169K
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, humorous, suspenseful, sexy, not serious ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: chase, on the run, undercover, secret agents, couples, danger, escapades, disorder, gunfight, spy, espionage, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, spain, usa, europe, kansas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 123K
The Recruit (2003)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A brilliant CIA trainee must prove his worth at the Farm, the agency's secret training grounds, where he learns to watch his back and trust no one.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, spy, double agent, espionage, betrayal, hotshot hero, basic training, rookie, mole, dangerous attraction, state affairs, surveillance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa, washington d.c., peru, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.4
 275K
Salt (2010)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt goes on the run, using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative to elude ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, exciting, twists and turns, tricky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: double agent, female protagonist, spy, cia, espionage, secret service, chase, assassination, russian, on the run, agent as target, russian spy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: soviet union, usa, new york, russia, united states ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, espionage, murder, 007, cia, drug lord, gadget, undercover, coast guard, airplane, florida keys, corruption ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: mexico, florida, latin america, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, suspenseful, witty, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: skiing, espionage, spy, terrorism, secret service, oil, scientist, boat chase, insubordination, gadget, boat, surveillance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: england, london, asia, europe, turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 291K
The Rock (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: FBI chemical warfare expert Stanley Goodspeed is sent on an urgent mission with a former British spy, John Patrick Mason, to stop Gen. Francis X. Hummel from launching chemical weapons on Alcatraz Island into San Francisco. Gen. Hummel demands $100 ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alcatraz, fbi, terrorism, crimes, prison, chases and races, marines, escape, commander, hostages, hostage situation, traitor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 33K
Who Am I? (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Martial-arts megastar Jackie Chan wrote, directed and stars in this action-comedy. Secret agent Jackie (Chan) leads a commando group to Africa to kidnap scientists who are working to unleash a powerful -- and lethal -- new energy source. When Jackie ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chase, danger, on the run, secret agent, fistfight, espionage, airplane, adventure, master warrior, secret agents, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: south africa, hong kong, africa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, helicopter, boat chase, double agent, gadget, surveillance, chess ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: russia, bulgaria, scotland, turkey, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bourne is brought out of hiding once again by reporter Simon Ross who is trying to unveil Operation Blackbriar, an upgrade to Project Treadstone, in a series of newspaper columns. Information from the reporter stirs a new set of memories, and Bourne ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, cia, chases and races, manhunt, fighting the system, danger, secret agents, conspiracy, corruption, uncover truth, violence, spy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: langley virginia, europe, madrid, england, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 46K
I Spy (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
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, secret agent, kidnapping, undercover, race against time, daring rescue, special agents, secret agents, adventure, escapades, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: budapest, monte carlo, budapest hungary, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.7
 27K
The Art of War (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When ruthless terrorists threaten to bring down the United Nations, they frame the one man they believe can stop them: an international security expert named Shaw. Now he must run from his own allies and become a solitary force for good, as he tries ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, frame up, translator, espionage, secret agents, political conspiracy, heroes, deadly, crimes, conspiracy, gunfight, car chase ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: china, usa, new york, hong kong, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The November Man (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An ex- CIA operative is brought back in on a very personal mission and finds himself pitted against his former pupil in a deadly game involving high level CIA officials and the Russian president-elect.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, cia, secret agents, undercover, danger, save the day, heroes, spy, dishonesty, law enforcement, brutality, retired ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: switzerland, montenegro, usa, moscow russia, chechnya ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, humorous, entertaining, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, secret organization, espionage, undercover, mentor, spy, power relations, teaching the ways of the world, secret service, chase, spies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, middle east, tower bridge london, mcdonald's restaurant, argentina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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