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The Poppy Is Also a Flower (1966)
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The Poppy Is Also a Flower (1966)
Original name: Poppies Are Also Flowers
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Austria, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In an attempt to stem the heroin trade from Iran, a group of narcotics agents working for the UN inject a radioactive compound into a seized shipment of opium, in the hopes that it will lead them to the main heroin distributor in Europe. Along the way, they encounter a mysterious woman doing her own investigating of the smuggling operation.
Plot: opium, train, drugs, yacht, drug addict, secret agents, heroin, smuggling, drug smuggling, un, radioactivity, champagne, geiger counter, secret agent, brandy, international
Place: italy, iran, naples italy, geneva switzerland, monte carlo, tehran iran

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and suspense films with plots about drugs, murder, smuggling, gangsters, heroin, police and violence mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like The Poppy Is Also a Flower: The Swiss Conspiracy (1976), Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! (1971), Sol Madrid (1968), 6.5 Toman Per Meter (2019), Close Call (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Swiss Conspiracy (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Filmed on location in Zurich, Switzerland, The Swiss Conspiracy is concerned with a Swiss bank that discovers some of its clients are becoming the victim of a brilliant blackmailer. The bank's president (Ray Milland) contacts David Christopher ...
Plot: bank, tax evasion, hitman, ferrari, beer, silencer, hotel, mountain, champagne, assassination, car chase, helicopter ...
Time: 70s
Place: swiss alps, zurich switzerland, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kill! Kill! Kill! Kill! (1971)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Interpol investigates the freelance killings of drug and porn peddlers.
Plot: murder, heroin, nudity (full frontal - brief), french giallo, exploitation, surrealism, revenge, drugs, female nudity
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Sol Madrid (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Government agent Sol Madrid travels to Mexico with hooker Stacey to bring mobster Villanova and drug kingpin Dietrich to justice.
Plot: drugs, smuggling, agent, heroin, testimony, gangsters, chase, girlfriend, gangster, undercover, mexican, drug dealer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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6.5 Toman Per Meter (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Iran
Duration: 131 min.
Story: The story of the six-and-a-half story narrative search for the anti-drug police is to find the great glass dealer in the capital.
Style: intense, suspense, disturbing, brutal, tense ...
Plot: lawyer, capitalism, iranian, death sentence, suicide, prison, opium, suicide attempt, drugs, police station, terrorism, smuggler ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tehran iran, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Close Call (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, the young Jenny has a nice childhood with her Korean parents Joanne and David Kim. However, after the divorce of her parents, the judge gives her custody to her selfish mother that neglects Jenny while the disappointed David returns ...
Plot: drug addict, suicide attempt, violence, female protagonist, teenager, high school, drugs, friend, divorce, teenage sex, police, hanging ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.1
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Permanent (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Six unrelated people must push through their past and the mob underworld to discover what has controlled each of them all these years. Sex, Drugs, Guns and God have created a series of events which will leave each of them changed forever.
Plot: gunshot, mob, death, corpse, drugs, murder, redemption, prostitute, gun, sex scene, money, murderer ...
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Hit! (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A federal agent whose daughter dies of a heroin overdose is determined to destroy the drug ring that supplied her. He recruits various people whose lives have been torn apart by the drug trade and trains them. Then they all leave for France to track ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vigilantism, investigation, drug dealing, police detective, revenge, daughter, life is a bitch, crimes, special agents, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe, british columbia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Commando Squad (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An American narcotics agent takes her squad to Mexico, where she must break up a drug-smuggling gang that has also kidnapped her boyfriend.
Style: cult film
Plot: drugs, sex, kidnapping, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, gang, female nudity, smuggling, commando
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dead Aim (1987)
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Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ed Marinaro is Malcolm "Mace" Douglas, a street-tough detective who's out for justice-no matter what the cost. While investigating the mysterious suicidal heroin overdoses of four beautiful exotic dancers, Mace puts together the ...
Style: cult film, suspense
Plot: tough cop, gang, police officer killed, justice, pistol, hit and run, one man army, blood splatter, drugs, police detective, police chase, foot chase ...
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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French Intrigue (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Serge Morgan is a killer working for the American Mafia. After performing a contract in New York for his employers, he takes the plane back to Paris and, during the flight, he gets to know Jane, the rich daughter of an ambassador. Once in Orly ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: marijuana, drug use, smuggling, drug smuggling, smuggler, female nudity, drugs
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
One Man Against the Organization (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An airport employee switches a pack of drugs for baking soda and absconds to Barcelona, meanwhile the drug-runners are on his trail.
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Salting the Battlefield (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: David Hare concludes his trilogy of films about MI5 renegade Johnny Worricker with another fugue on power, secrets and the British establishment. Johnny Worricker goes on the run with Margot Tyrell across Europe, and with the net closing in, the ...
Style: tense, captivating, serious, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 673
Street People (1976)
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Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Mafia boss is enraged when he is suspected of smuggling a heroin shipment into San Francisco. He dispatches his nephew, a hotshot Anglo-Sicilian lawyer, to identify the real culprit. The lawyer also enlists the aid of his best friend, a grand prix ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
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Time: 70s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Crucifer of Blood (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A beautiful young woman asks Holmes to help her father, a former army captain and hopeless opium addict break free of the curse surrounding a stolen treasure.
Style: detective series
Plot: morphine, greed, poison dart, treasure, avarice, fainting, death of father, diamonds, wheelchair, leper, british raj, steam engine ...
Time: victorian era, 1880s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Jane Doe: Yes, I Remember It Well (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jane Doe must solve the kidnapping of a famous mentalist who possesses the names of secret foreign agents.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 97 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.3
 102K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.2
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Style: psychological, tense, captivating, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ironheart (1992)
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Blood Brothers (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 130 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Country: Italy, France, Austria
Duration: 94 min.
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Plot: assassination, smuggling, evil man, murder, drugs, spy, agent
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Charlie Chan comes out of retirement to investigate a murder case aboard the yacht of a wealthy Greek shipping tycoon.
Style: psychotronic, suspense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Acapulco Gold (1976)
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Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.8
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Plot: gang, bribery, mafia, gambling, bandit, smuggling, extortion, camorra, drugs, drug
Place: napoli italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Blastfighter (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
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Story: Former cop Jake 'Tiger' Sharp returns to his old hometown after having been in prison for the murder of his wife's killer. Illegal hunting seems to be widespread and inbred rednecks control the city with an iron fist. Jake manages to ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Story: Events of the film take place in both hemispheres. Presidents of countries, bosses of drug cartels, special agents and powerful secret service agencies from all around the world are the first hand participants of its events. The film begins with an ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%