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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: 100 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, drugs, drug addict, police officer, train, violence, yacht, smuggling, smuggler, heroin, secret agents, un, drug smuggling, radioactivity, international, champagne, geiger counter, brandy, secret agent
Place: italy, iran, naples italy, monte carlo, geneva switzerland, tehran iran

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Most similar movies to The Poppy Is Also a Flower

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, serious and tense films with plots about drugs, violence, murder, police officer, revenge, police and crimes 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), Just 6.5 (2019), French Intrigue (1970), Permanent (2014). 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, steam train, helicopter, train, beer, car chase, money, assassination, tax evasion, blackmail, hotel, mountain ...
Time: 70s
Place: swiss alps, zurich switzerland, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, revenge, drugs, surrealism, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), exploitation, french giallo
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Just 6.5 (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: brutal, intense, suspense, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: lawyer, death sentence, drugs, police station, opium, iranian, drug addict, deception, smuggler, terrorism, suicide, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tehran iran, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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, smuggler, drugs, female nudity, investigation, criminal, police officer, drug smuggling, female full frontal nudity, shooting
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 6.6
 57
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: death, money, police, gangsters, police officer, murderer, prostitute, redemption, murder, fire, sex scene, drug addict ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.7
 279
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, agent, smuggling, gangsters, police, chase, testimony, mafia, drug dealer, heroin, undercover, girlfriend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: calling for help, family relations, lawyer, female protagonist, police, self mutilation, friend, father daughter relationship, divorce, second chance, teenage sex, korean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Dead Aim (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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: suspense, cult film
Plot: showdown, organized crime, russian, female nudity, chase, airplane, revenge, limousine, restaurant, serial murder, con artists, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Place: atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Raees (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Set in the early ’80s and ’90s in Gujarat, India, ‘Raees’ is a fictitious story of a crime lord named Raees, who builds an entire empire from scratch, and a police officer who is determined to bring him down.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: bootlegging, smuggler, organized crime, corruption, police officer, smuggling, prohibition, crimes, marital problem, relationship problems, financial problem, money problems ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.0
 384
Silk (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Silk, the toughest cop in Honolulu, busts small time smugglers only to reveal a larger syndicate smuggling Asian mobsters into the States by buying the identities of Hawaiian citizens.
Style: twists and turns
Plot: murder, police protagonist, violence, policewoman, pizza, investigation, police station, police officer, corruption, office romance, female nudity, drugs ...
Place: honolulu hawaii, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 179
Manhunter (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Turkey, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Greek Spies are trying to give bad image about turkey, Metin a young police man who decides to go rogue and achieve justice after the murder of his partner and his family on the hands of Greek spices.
Plot: martial arts, drugs, police officer, revenge, violence, mafia, murder of family, gunfight, murder, sliced in two
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 682
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: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vigilantism, investigation, drug dealing, police detective, revenge, daughter, vengeance, addiction, drug abuse, undercover, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Message from the King (2016)
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Country: UK, France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On a relentless quest to avenge his sister's murder, a man from Cape Town infiltrates a sprawling network of lowlifes and elites in Los Angeles.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: vengeance, money, south african, corpse, drugs, violence, party, dentist, tattoo, morgue, uncover truth, investigation ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.1
 67
Narx (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on a shocking true story. An undercover cop puts his life on the line to fight corruption in his department, while trying to take down the biggest Drug Kingpin of New York City. No one can be trusted as the body count rises.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, tense
Plot: drug dealer, undercover cop, corruption, murder, police, uncover truth, rivalry, society, death, law enforcement, mysterious man, illegal drugs ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
 32K
Above the Law (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Seagal is Nico Toscani, an Italian immigrant, American patriot, ex-CIA agent, aikido specialist, and unorthodox Chicago policeman. He is as committed to his job as he is to his personalized brand of justice: expert and thorough bone-crushing.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Street People (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.3
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Blastfighter (1984)
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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 ...
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 6K
Narco Sub (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man will become a criminal to save his family. Director: Shawn Welling Writer: Derek H. Potts Stars: Tom Vera, Tom Sizemore, Lee Majors |
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: criminal, drug cartel, criminal heroes, navy, cia, dea, submarine, cartel, sex trafficking, kidnapping, drugs, armed forces ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The File of the Golden Goose (1969)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: U.S. Secret Service agent Peter Novak goes undercover with Scotland Yard officer Thompson to halt a murderous gang of counterfeiters known as the Golden Goose. Although Peter is unsure about John's loyalties, the two infiltrate the gang and win ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, gang, forgery, sauna, undercover cop, rivalry, gangsters, dishonesty, partners against crime, criminal heroes, law enforcement, secret agents ...
Time: 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Batman (2022)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 176 min.
Story: In his second year of fighting crime, Batman uncovers corruption in Gotham City that connects to his own family while facing a serial killer known as the Riddler.
Style: neo noir, psychotronic, surprise ending, sinister, epic ...
Plot: police, psychopath, vengeance, organized crime, political corruption, nightclub, politician, murder investigation, secret identity, superhero, masked superhero, crime fighter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.9
 231
One Man Force (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this action packed film, an L.A. cop speeds off to get revenge upon the dirty drug-dealing dogs who killed his partner
Style: cult film
Plot: car chase, revenge, chase, showdown, police detective, one man army, ambush, warehouse, strangulation, maverick cop, murder, warrior ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 459
Nosedive (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
Story: NOSEDIVE depicts a world of unlimited drugs, wild parties, beautiful people, and no sleep. However, when reality takes a dark turn, a group of characters are forced to step out of the nightclub and into darkness.
Style: disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: violence, murder, strip club, criminal, bandit, drugs, gang, crimes, drug abuse, nudity (full frontal - brief), cocaine, male rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.9
 22K
Clockers (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Strike is a young city drug pusher under the tutelage of drug lord Rodney Little. When a night manager at a fast-food restaurant is found with four bullets in his body, Strike's older brother turns himself in as the killer. Det. Rocco Klein ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder, police brutality, cocaine, aids, ghetto, drug dealing, drug lord, train, drug dealer, crimes, investigation, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
French Connection II (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: "Popeye" Doyle travels to Marsailles to find Alain Charnier, the drug smuggler that eluded him in New York.
Style: neo noir, exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: seaport, heroin, police officer, illegal drugs, drug addiction, investigation, drug smuggling, hunt down, police detective, smuggling, graphic violence, partners against crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, marseille, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 463
Silent Action (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A small yet strange series of deaths of people working for the Ministry of Defense and the military hits Italy. Since all of the deaths seem to be accidental or suicides, no alarm bells start to ring anywhere. That's a problem, because the ...
Plot: impersonating a police officer, caught having sex, tragic event, police shootout, crime scene, secret police, coup d'etat, secret agents, treason, assassin, impostor, militia ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 233
Angel's Leap (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this French crime thriller, you can leave the mob, but the mob won't leave you. Louis (Jean Yanne) has retired to a Thailand plantation with an Asian wife and child. Back in Marseilles, however, because a no-holds-barred gang war has broken ...
Plot: killer, revenge, vigilantism, criminal, cheating wife, police officer, hitman, mafia don, widow, murder, politician, plantation ...
Place: bangkok thailand, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 5K
McQ (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Police Lieutenant Lon McQ investigates the killing of his best friend and uncovers corrupt elements of the police department dealing in confiscated drugs.
Style: serious, suspense, twists and turns, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, murder, police corruption, fighting crime, uncover truth, law enforcement, rivalry, crimes, investigation, car chase, heist, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, seattle, plymouth
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 12K
Paid in Full (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ace is an impressionable young man working for a dry cleaning business. His friend, drug dealer Mitch goes to prison. In an unrelated incident, he finds some cocaine in a pants pocket. Soon, Ace finds himself dealing cocaine for Lulu. Via lucky ...
Style: tense, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: urban ghetto life, drug dealing, gang, rise and fall, urban ghetto, organized crime, street gang, street life, cocaine, social decay, criminal heroes, friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986
Place: harlem, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%