Movies like Red Serpent

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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, kidnapping, kgb, 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 serious, suspenseful, realistic and cult film films with plots about kidnapping, danger, heroes, explosion, chases and races, secret agents and violence 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: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twins, rescue, terrorism, kidnapping, lebanese, conspiracy, hostage, crimes, confined, state affairs, life is a bitch, uncover truth ...
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, ladykiller, espionage, spy, code name
⇓ 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, kgb, one man army, scientist, undercover, adventure, good versus evil, espionage, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, terrorism, working undercover, save the day, secret agents, race against time, head of state, state affairs, rivalry, adventure, blackmail, secret service ...
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: kidnapping, jungle, fort, tiger, niece, tea, machine gun, tied up
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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: bandit, chase, vietnam veteran, gangsters, redemption, police officer, murder, small town
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, kidnapping, assassination, prison, political conspiracy, computers and web, law enforcement, manhunt, tough law enforcer, crimes, buddies, special agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: cuba, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.3
 72
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, kidnapping, baroness, explosion, woman shot in the forehead
Place: middle east
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Mission Milano (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Interpol partners with a wealthy entrepreneur to protect a new invention dubbed The Seed of God.
Plot: secret agents, industrial espionage, kidnapping, ninja, assassin, undercover agent, scorpion, drone, farce, laser
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, revolution, chase, male female partnership, murder, burglar, heist, henchman, murder of a woman, scandal, rebellion, dictator ...
Place: south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.5
 66
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: cia, bible, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, college professor, drug smuggling, kgb
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Way of the Black Dragon (1978)
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, exploitation, kung fu, mercenary, drug dealing, slave trade, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, massacre, prison fight, cia, royal family, kidnapping, sexploitation, secret agents, rebel leader, released from prison, abduction ...
Place: cape town south africa, south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 55
H-Bomb (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Thailand, Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The world's spy networks vie to get a stolen H bomb.
Plot: cia, espionage, train crash, cia agent, martial arts, terrorist, general, nuclear, car chase, bomb, thai
Time: year 1976
Place: washington d.c., thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: monastery, kidnapping, castle, hostage, hang glider, confined, escapades, politics, terrorism, crimes, heroes, daring rescue ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
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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, nudity (full frontal - brief), drugs, sex, reward, violence, investigation, jungle, mercenary, treasure, search
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ 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, swashbuckler, hostage situation, kidnapping, twins, hostage, mercenary, kung fu, karate, actor playing himself
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, sexy, feel good, buddy movie ...
Plot: kidnapping, hostage, rescue, terrorism, friendship, adventure, confined, undercover, rivalry, crimes, state affairs, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: colombia, latin america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, gangsters, kidnapper, kidnapped, helicopter, boxer shorts, bathtub
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No Retreat, No Surrender 2 (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 92 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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, intense, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, master warrior, kung fu, jungle, heroes, graphic violence, daring rescue, martial artist, kickboxing, fistfight, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: cambodia, asia, bangkok thailand, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, cia, mission, espionage, chase, undercover, spy, secret service, double agent, betrayal, terrorist, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: prague, paris france, berlin germany, united kingdom, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 9K
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, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, assassination, soldier, adventure, one man army, state affairs, war, politics, rebellion, mission of murder, military, military life ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
War of the Arrows (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: 13 years after the King Injo Revolt, the Chosun Dynasty is attacked by the Chung Dynasty of China. A young man named Na-mi leaves his demolished village to find his young sister, Ja-in, and her finance Su-koon, who were to wed on the very day of the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: archery, bow and arrow, master warrior, archer, kidnapping, joseon dynasty, battles, military, daring rescue, invasion, heroic mission, rescue ...
Time: 17th century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, hostage, rebelliousness, working undercover, secret agents, save the day, heroes, espionage, race against time, state affairs, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, male male relationship, bodyguard, male objectification, plane crash, death threat, bondage, male female relationship, secret laboratory, female female relationship, romantic rivalry, biological warfare ...
Place: sri lanka, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, abduction, kidnapping, gambling, robbery, river, tugboat, riverboat, barge
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: secret agents, spy, mission, espionage, double agent, disguise, cia, gunfight, heroes, hi-tech, top secret, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: shanghai, berlin germany, vatican, virginia, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: captivating, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: car chase, heroes, terrorism, kidnapping, prison, good versus evil, politics, undercover, rivalry, crimes, chase, confined ...
Time: 90s
⇓ 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: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, military base, soldier, gang, secret agents, terrorism, undercover, rivalry, military life, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Shocktroop (1988)
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: interrogation, helicopter, rebel, army, freedom fighter, corruption, hostage, kidnapping, torture, prisoner of war camp, suicide, soldier ...
Place: ussr, russia, afghanistan, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
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