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Coplan Saves His Skin (1968)
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Coplan Saves His Skin (1968)
Original name: Coplan sauve sa peau
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Free-lance undercover agent Coplan receives a phone call from an old girlfriend in Turkey. The panic-stricken woman gives sketchy details of a plot that threatens world security. When Coplan arrives, he is told the woman has been killed, and the trail of the murderer leads to her mad-scientist brother.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, eurospy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, espionage, secret agents, mad scientist, adventure, investigation, crimes, undercover, conspiracy, save the world, escapades, rivalry, manipulation, working undercover, woman in danger, mentally unstable, track down, losing-it hero, spy, death, torture, harem, barbie, cemetery, jujitsu ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: turkey

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Most similar movies to Coplan Saves His Skin

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and realistic films with plots about chases and races, crimes, undercover, danger, deadly, heroes and rivalry mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Coplan Saves His Skin: Assassin (1986), Panic in Bangkok (1964), Mission to Tokyo (1966), Assassins' Code (2011), The Inside Man (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.7
 334
Assassin (1986)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A retired agent from an Intelligence Agency is contacted by the Agency in order to stop an ultra-secret robot who is killing some government officials. That will be not an easy task, because the robot looks human and it was specifically built to be ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer robot, mad scientist, androids and robots, espionage, crimes, chaos, escapades, undercover, mentally unstable, life is a bitch, assassination, politics ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: secret agents, plague, rat, espionage, escapades, undercover, crimes, rivalry, master villain, heroes, assassination, adventure ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Mission to Tokyo (1966)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: US 24, an American Navy base in a small island in the Pacific, is annihilated. Hubert Bonisseur de la Bath, a French aristocrat that is also a secret agent, OSS 117, is sent to Tokyo to investigate who did it. Soon, he finds out that a cypher girl ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: secret agents, espionage, couple relations, island, infidelity, idealism, college, political corruption, racism, college life, gang, heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Assassins' Code (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A corporate assassination forces opportunistic double agents from three nations to fight to retrieve a high-tech computer disk containing schematics for a deadly weapon.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, crimes, hitman, working undercover, undercover, rivalry, dishonesty, vengeance, haunted by the past, uninhibited rivalry, nurse, assassin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 4.1
 434
The Inside Man (1984)
Genre: Mystery, Action, Thriller
Country: Sweden, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1981, after the successful test of a submarine tracker device developed by the Swedish scientist Paul Mandell and sponsored by the US government through his representative Miller, his industry is totally burned and the laser device is stolen. ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, secret agents, espionage, missing person, working undercover, political conspiracy, heist, betrayal, law enforcement, dishonesty, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Soul Assassin (2001)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Kevin Burke a young executive for a multinational investment bank, is a rising star in the Rotterdam office. Rewarded for his perceptive eye and mastery of foreign languages, Kevin receives the promotion he has been working for - a coveted spot on ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, conspiracy, undercover, uncover truth, dishonesty, vengeance, workplace intrigue, investigation, espionage, crimes, rivalry, betrayal ...
Time: future
Place: amsterdam, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.2
 613
Countdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Terror from within by Yury Felshtinsky and Alexander Litvinenko, representing them as parts of the plan masterminded and sponsored by exiled tycoon Pokrovsky (obvious hint at Boris Berezovsky in real life) and aimed to discredit Russian security ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: terrorism, hostage, undercover, heroic mission, crimes, rivalry, adventure, save the world, murder, heroes, confined, circus ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.9
 513
Last Run (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frank Banner used to specialize in helping Soviet spies defect safely to the West. Banner's wife was shot to death aiding such an escape. Now, with the Cold War over, Banner is called upon to safely escort an ex-K.G.B. man who is wanted dead by ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, espionage, undercover, on the run, law enforcement, rivalry, secret agents, working undercover, vengeance, haunted by the past, tough heroes, kgb ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hungary, europe, austria, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Black Windmill (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A British agent's son is kidnapped and held for a ransom of diamonds. The agent finds out that he can't even count on the people he thought were on his side to help him, so he decides to track down the kidnappers himself.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, ransom, spy, agent, tough heroes, politics, dishonesty, government agency, daring rescue, undercover, betrayal ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, europe, scotland yard, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 2.3
 181
Triple Threat (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ex-assassin, Dina Lo Bianca, receives an offer she cannot refuse, thrusting her back into the world of hired guns, espionage and surveillance. With the help of her young sexy protégé and Dina's new straight-laced love interest, the femme ...
Style: serious, rough, captivating, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: espionage, murder, undercover, secret agents, rivalry, mysterious character, femme fatale, intrigue, crimes, betrayal, dishonesty, government agency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Mask of the Ninja (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a heavily wooded private estate in the Malibu Hills, towering above the tumbling Pacific, millionaire CEO Kenji Takeo and his daughter, Miko, prepare for the arrival from Japan of Takeo's wife, Kumiko. But the calm of Solstice Canyon is ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, undercover, adventure, police investigation, rivalry, vengeance, gangsters, curses spells and rituals, law enforcement, ghost, murder, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.2
 465
Cold Fusion (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A UFO is shot down over Russia in the 1970s and the wreckage is taken to a secret research facility. When the Soviet Union collapses, the alien technology falls into the hands of a mysterious terrorist organisation, which uses it to create a ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, save the world, secret agents, chaos, escapades, crimes, alien technology, secret mission, murder, secret weapon, heroes, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.5
 402
Hidden Agenda (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young medical student travels to Berlin to investigate the apparent death of his brother and discovers a secret life of espionage, betrayal and murder at the highest levels.
Style: exciting, mind bending, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, estrangement, political conspiracy, doctors and patients, political intrigue, betrayal, state affairs, government agency, amateur detective, undercover, espionage, intrigue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, eastern europe, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Eiger Sanction (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A classical art professor and collector, who doubles as a professional assassin, is coerced out of retirement to avenge the murder of an old friend.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, assassination, mountain climbing, hitman, secret agents, heroes, rivalry, mountain, assassin, adventure, gays and lesbians, government agency ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.7
 464
Armstrong (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Cold War has just heated up! CIA Agent Bob Taylor (Charles Napier) arrives in Moscow with his new wife Susan (Kimberley Kates) with a highly secret video tape of Russian missiles leaving an unknown base near Moscow under the cover of darkness. ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
To Commit a Murder (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A writer gets wrapped up in espionage.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, espionage, spy, fall in love, graphic violence, rescue, heroes, dishonesty, undercover, state affairs, crimes, scientist ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.9
 528
The Enemy (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Luxembourg, USA, Germany, UK, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A CIA agent and a geneticist battle to keep a deadly biological weapon from falling into the wrong hands when the weapon's inventor is kidnapped.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.4
 629
High Voltage (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After unknowingly robbing a money laundering operation the heist crew must avoid mobsters.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, disorder, crimes, gangsters, bank, good versus evil, rivalry, crime gone awry, law enforcement, heist, martial arts, murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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On Dangerous Ground (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Vusi Madlazi returns to the South African village he left as a young boy (he was organizing against apartheid, and left in fear of his life) to bury his father. He meets up with his brother Ernest, who tells him their other brother Stephen ...
Style: serious, rough, tense, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, gang, politics, rivalry, soldier, conspiracy, graphic violence, tough heroes, race against time, law enforcement, working undercover, assassination attempt ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Democratic Terrorist (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hamilton is assigned to infiltrate a terrorist group in West Germany, a part of the Red Army Faction (RAF), that supposedly are planning an operation in Sweden. Hamilton is chosen because of his background in the leftist movement. As a member of the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, espionage, terrorism, secret agents, race against time, dishonesty, rivalry, heroes, impossible love, moral dilemma, gunfight, agent ...
Time: 20th century
Place: germany, sweden, hamburg germany, west germany, syria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
OSS 117: Mission for a Killer (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A secret agent is dispatched to find a rare and valuable drug.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: espionage, secret agents, airport, vengeance, obsession, heroes, rivalry, crimes, assassination, betrayal, dishonesty, undercover ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 2.1
 2K
Switch (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In search of an ancient Chinese scroll, a Chinese agent battles against Japanese Yakuzas and British mercenaries.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting crime, heroic mission, secret agents, undercover, secret identity, chase, rivalry, crimes, escapades, law enforcement, gangsters, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Eye in the Sky (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The head of an elite Hong Kong surveillance unit (Simon Yam) keeps one eye on his rookie apprentice (Kate Tsui) and the other on a notorious criminal (Tony Leung Ka Fai) he suspects of masterminding a recent jewel heist in this tense thriller from ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, undercover, fighting crime, police investigation, gang, heist, police detective, track down, law enforcement, crimes, working undercover, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Descent Into Darkness (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Deep in the Mariana Sea Trench, a corporate underwater mining complex has been built - an industrial Atlantis. When an accident in a dry-dock chamber kills several miners an investigator is sent to find the cause and immediately finds out that it ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, scary ...
Plot: adventure, uncover truth, investigation, life is a bitch, law enforcement, rescue, crimes, escapades, mining, submarine, graphic violence, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: parody, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, iron curtain, disorder, mad scientist, adventure, rivalry, heroes, good versus evil, evil alien, undercover ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.6
 428
Firehead (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a Russian cyborg with telekinetic powers terrorizes a city, an elite government agency intervenes. Col. Vaughn convinces "regular guy" chemist, Warren Hart, to team up with a beautiful blonde agent to capture the menace. But Warren ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, bio weapon, conspiracy, heroic mission, track down, secret agents, supernatural ability, chase, adventure, special agents, rivalry, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Groundstar Conspiracy (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A break-in and sabotage attempt occurs at a top secret research institute and the culprit is cornered and captured. The problem is that he's been badly injured and claims to have lost his memory entirely. A cat-and-mouse game ensues between ...
Style: serious, mind bending, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, torture, sabotage, government agency, law enforcement, heroes, obsessive quest, undercover, crimes, escapades, race against time, espionage ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.7
 836
The Amateur (1981)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A researcher for the CIA who convinces his superiors to send him to the eastern bloc in order to avenge the murder of his wife by enemy agents discovers a web of deception underneath his wife's death.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: hostage, espionage, politics, intrigue, murder, heroes, dishonesty, assassination, state affairs, undercover, against the rules, secret agents ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: czech republic, italy, europe, eastern europe, central europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.1
 656
Mr. Murder (1998)
Genre: Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A group of scientists are trying to produce the perfect soldier by cloning. The day the clone is born, Marty Stillwater, a mystery novel writer, feels that something strange is going on inside his body and mind. Seven years later, Marty discovers ...
Style: exciting, serious, psychological, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, murder, clones, mistaken identity, cloning, disorder, conquering, unstoppable, obsession, family life, couple relations, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Detonator (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sonni Griffith, a top US Secret Agent must protect a witness as he crosses Europe.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, woman in danger, undercover, special agents, adventure, on the run, save the day, gang, gangsters, escapades, witnessing a crime, survival ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%