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Red Serpent (2003)
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Red Serpent (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Russia, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Steve Nichols part à Moscou pour un voyage d'affaires de routine. Il doit remettre au point le transport par bateau de médicaments aux Etats-Unis et il va rencontrer ses associés russes. Le train-train... jusqu'au moment où il devient la cible du “Red Serpent”. Ne se rendant compte de rien, Steve tombe dans un piège et sera obligé de participer à un projet mortel de traffic de drogues.
Plot: cia, kgb, kidnapping, secret agents, secret agent
Place: moscow russia

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Most similar movies to Red Serpent

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and cult film films with plots about kidnapping, heroes, danger, explosion, violence, chases and races and martial arts mostly in Action, Adventure and Thriller genres. Some movies like Red Serpent: Killing Streets (1991), OSS 117 prend des vacances (1970), Laser Mission (1989), Chain of Command (2000), Sandokan the Great (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Killing Streets (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young Marine is kidnapped by terrorists in Lebanon. His twin brother, frustrated at his inability to get any kind of information from the government about his brother's plight, travels to Lebanon with a plan for his own rescue operation.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, twins, kidnapping, terrorism, chases and races, state affairs, hostages, heroes, life is a bitch, danger, crime, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: lebanon, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
OSS 117 prend des vacances (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: France, Brazil, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: OSS 177 goes on holiday to Brazil, but is called into action when he finds himself being stalked by a double.
Style: psychotronic, eurospy
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, ladykiller, spy, code name, espionage
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Laser Mission (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: West Germany, South Africa, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A CIA agent is sent to get Professor Braun before the KGB can seize him as the Prof's knowledge, together with a recently stolen diamond, could be used to make a laser cannon.
Style: serious, suspenseful, feel good, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, secret agents, heroes, government, laser, scientist, kgb, heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, espionage, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Chain of Command (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Secret Service agents must retrieve the briefcase allowing the President control of America's nuclear arsenal before massive destruction ensues.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, terrorism, working undercover, save the day, secret agents, adventure, rivalry, race against time, danger, deadly, state affairs, head of state ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington d.c., usa, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Sandokan the Great (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After the capture of the Sultan of Muluder, Sandokan, the sultan's son, leads a guerilla army through treacherous jungles to free his father and defeat Queen Victoria's army of invaders.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: jungle, kidnapping, machine gun, tea, tiger, fort, tied up, niece
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.2
 187
Coyote Run (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A traumatized Vietnam veteran crosses paths with a mobster on the run with $15 million, and takes it as an opportunity to play the hero and heal in the process.
Plot: vietnam war veteran, bandit, redemption, police officer, pursuit, murder, small town, gangster, gangsters, vietnam veteran
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.5
 400
Plato's Run (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hired to rescue escaped inmates, a Florida man is framed for a Cuban gangster's assassination.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, kidnapping, assassination, chases and races, fugitives, danger, assassination attempt, partners, protagonist as suspect, heroes, state affairs, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: cuba, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Deadly Weapon (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: International criminals try to obtain a revolutionary new gun made for the U.S. government.
Plot: cia, chase, blown to pieces, revolution, cia agent, explosion, scandal, dictator, strongman, rebellion, murder, murder of a woman ...
Place: south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 5.4
 60
Wild Justice (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Colonel Peter Stride is on the trail of a mysterious international criminal known only as Caliph.
Plot: betrayal, daughter, baroness, woman shot in the forehead, explosion, kidnapping
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.7
 46
Scavengers (1988)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A college professor and his ex-girlfriend find themselves being hunted by the CIA, the KGB and an African drug smuggler. Seems they have inadvertently gotten information that would show how the KGB gave the CIA state secrets in return for a cut of ...
Plot: college professor, kgb, drug smuggling, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, bible, cia
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Way of the Black Dragon (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Allison Wong gets abducted by a gang of drug smugglers with a nasty sideline business involving white slavery and prostitution. Interpol agent Bill Eaton, honest worker Chen, and Allison's brother join forces to take out the nefarious crime ...
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, kung fu, exploitation, drug dealing, slave trade, violence, mercenary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Death Is Nimble, Death Is Quick (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Austria, France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tony Kendall, Brad Harris. Two Yanks are hired to protect a rich lady from a sinister underworld group. Lots of jungle thrills, martial arts, ancient temples, huge explosions, & even sci-fi elements. Watch for Harris' great karate fight ...
Plot: kidnapping, rescue, gangster, agent, city, fbi, survivor, jungle, gangsters, bikini
Place: sri lanka, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Code Name: Vengeance (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Soldier of fortune, Monroe Bieler, is sent to dole out some American-style justice when the wife and child of an African president are kidnapped by terrorists.
Style: low-budget
Plot: gunfight, mercenary, secret agent, royal family, massacre, release from prison, prison fight, cia, sexploitation, kidnapping, explosion, rebel leader ...
Place: cape town south africa, south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.4
 36
H-Bomb (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Thailand, Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The world's spy networks vie to get a stolen H bomb.
Plot: cia, car chase, cia agent, martial arts, train crash, terrorist, nuclear weapon, nuclear, general, thai, bomb, espionage
Time: year 1976
Place: bangkok thailand, thailand, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.0
 901
Sky Riders (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Robert Culp plays Bracken, whose life seems perfect until his wife Ellen and their children are kidnapped by terrorists one day. After failed attempts to capture them back by the police, Ellen's ex husband enters the fray and plans his own ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: monastery, kidnapping, hostage, castle, hang glider, chases and races, adventure, daring rescue, politics, danger, deadly, terrorism ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.4
 26
Gold (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong, Thailand
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A plane transporting gold is hijacked in Thailand during the Viet Nam war. A team of Thai mercenaries is hired by the C.I.A. to bring it back.
Plot: gold, cia, search, jungle, sex, violence, mercenary, investigation, drugs, reward, nudity (full frontal - brief), treasure
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Twin Dragon Encounter (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Identical twin brothers on vacation are faced with an unexpected battle when their getaway spot is invaded by mercenaries. Using their martial arts expertise, the twins wage war against the invaders in order to free their kidnapped girlfriends.
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, hostage, twins, hostage situation, swashbuckler, actor playing himself, karate, kung fu, mercenary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Let's Get Harry (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Harry Burck has been kidnapped by South American terrorists, and when the US Government refuses to intervene, Harry's friends decide to take matters into their own hands!
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, buddy movie, cult film ...
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, rescue, hostage, friendship, adventure, missing person, heroes, crimes, drug dealing, state affairs, confined ...
Time: 80s
Place: colombia, latin america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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You're Fuck'n Dead! (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two sisters take a wrong turn and find themselves in a strange, forgotten town not found on any map. When the sisters discover the town's true dark nature, they become targets, fighting for their souls against an evil that will never let them ...
Plot: sister sister relationship, kidnapping
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
No Retreat, No Surrender 2 (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this sequel, Scott Wylde, an American kickboxer, must go to Cambodia to rescue his Vietnamese girlfriend from Russian and Vietnamese troops.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, jungle, kidnapping, heroes, master warrior, kung fu, danger, obsessive quest, graphic violence, vengeance, daring rescue, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: cambodia, asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 8K
Red Scorpion (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, South Africa, Namibia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Russian KGB agent is sent to Africa to kill an anti-Communist black revolutionary. However, he has a change of heart when he sees how the Russians and their Cuban allies are killing and repressing the locals, so he switches sides and helps the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, chase, assassination, soldier, agent, adventure, one man army, state affairs, politics, rebellion, military, mission of murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.5
 668
Asker (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When deadly anthrax missiles are stolen by a militia, ATF agent Ethan Carter (Dean Cain) must go undercover and join the group to save the country from disaster.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, terrorism, hostage, secret agents, heroes, espionage, save the day, rebelliousness, working undercover, state affairs, race against time, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Russian Terminator (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An ex-mercenary is enlisted back into the life to rescue the boyfriend of the daughter of a powerful mogul.
Plot: kidnapping, ninja, gangster, kidnapped, kidnapper, boxer shorts, helicopter, bathtub, gangsters
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Runaway Barge (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Two bargemen on the Mississippi River find themselves mixed up in a kidnapping and hijacking plot.
Plot: boat, tugboat, barge, gambling, robbery, kidnapping, river, riverboat, abduction
Place: mississippi river, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Executive Target (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: His wife held hostage, a stunt driver is forced to drive a getaway car in a plot to kidnap the President from a motorcade.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: heroes, car chase, terrorism, kidnapping, prison, gang, chase, deadly, rivalry, danger, missing person, politics ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, undercover, chase, spy, betrayal, double agent, terrorist, embassy, secret service ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: prague, paris france, virginia, berlin germany, langley virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Guilty as Charged (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: US Army Investigator John Murphy (now a Lieutenant, although he was a Major in the previous Base movie) has been sent to look into a series of suspicious deaths that have been going on under the watch of Colonel Strauss. After going undercover and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, military base, soldier, military life, terrorism, rivalry, gang, undercover, secret agents, missing person, heroic mission, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, twists and turns, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, disguise, mission, nurse, secret, double agent, spies, outsmarting, gunfight, cia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, frogman
Place: berlin germany, shanghai, italy, washington d.c., shanghai china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.1
 20
Shocktroop (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The special commando Delta Force is sent behind the line of fire into the terrain of the enemy. Their mission goal is to destroy a base where the enemies prepare a new weapon: a combat helicopter.
Style: cult film
Plot: suicide, interrogation, kidnapping, rebel, explosion, stock footage, corruption, soldier, suicide mission, prisoner of war camp, torture, hostage ...
Place: russia, soviet union, washington d.c., afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Bloodfist VIII: Trained to Kill (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A former CIA agent lives a suburban life as a high school teacher with his teen son. When the agent is attacked by former allies because of knowledge he possesses and his son is kidnapped, he is forced back into the business and his son suddenly ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, cult film
Plot: cia, spy hero, kickboxer, one man army, chase, karate kick, black belt, violence, father son relationship, karate, kung fu, machine gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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