Movies like Russian Roulette

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Russian Roulette (1975)
 5.5
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Russian Roulette (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An RCMP officer is ordered to discreetly take a Russian immigrant into custody in advance of a state visit by the Soviet premier. When his prisoner is kidnapped, the officer is drawn into a complicated assasination scheme.
Plot: christmas, mafia, spy, cia, hitman, kgb, conspiracy, morgue, car chase, hotel, espionage, helicopter, farm, car accident, assassination, assassination plot, explosion, sniper rifle, firearm, bar, bridge, handcuffs, falling off a bridge, soviet
Time: 70s
Place: ussr, canada, british columbia, soviet union

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Most similar movies to Russian Roulette

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and suspense films with plots about spy, murder, assassination, espionage, conspiracy, hitman and secret agents mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Russian Roulette: The Day of the Jackal (1973), Enigma (1982), The Quiller Memorandum (1966), Clear and Present Danger (1994), Sudden Terror (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Day of the Jackal (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An international assassin known as ‘The Jackal’ is employed by disgruntled French generals to kill President Charles de Gaulle, with a dedicated gendarme on the assassin's trail.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: terrorism, conspiracy, politics, hitman, assassination attempt, assassination, serial killer, law enforcement, terrorist, police, crimes, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1963, 70s
Place: france, paris france, europe, london, vienna ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.9
 1K
Enigma (1982)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Five highly-trained KGB agents are sent to the west to assassinate several Soviet dissidents. In order to stop the diabolical plot, an American agent must infiltrate Soviet intelligence and obtain information from a Russian computer.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, intense, exciting ...
Plot: kgb, iron curtain, espionage, undercover, assassination, cold war, dishonesty, politics, journalism, government agency, rivalry, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, east germany, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Quiller Memorandum (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two British agents are murdered by a mysterious Neonazi organization in West Berlin. The British Secret Service sends agent Quiller to investigate. Soon Quiller is confronted with Neonazi chief "Oktober" and involved in a dangerous game ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, racism, working undercover, political intrigue, gang, heroes, rivalry, secret agents, undercover, crimes, neo nazi ...
Time: 60s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Clear and Present Danger (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, ambush, cia, conspiracy, sniper, politics, espionage, mercenary, president, drug cartel, assassination, helicopter ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: colombia, usa, washington d.c., venezuela, panama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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656
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espionage movies
2023
 6.0
 656
Sudden Terror (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A boy who cries wolf witnesses a political assassination on the island of Malta. But will anyone other than his granddad believe him?
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: chase, on the run, assassination, murder, conspiracy, witnessing a crime, state affairs, protagonist as suspect, amateur detective, dishonesty, assassination attempt, heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: malta, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.2
 1K
The Serpent (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Vlassov is a Soviet spy who defects in France. He is whisked to the U.S, where Allan Davies takes over the case. After polygraph tests and cross-examinations, Vlassov names several Western European agents who are also spying for the Soviets. Davies ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, eurospy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soviet spy, spy, espionage, double agent, kgb, conspiracy, working undercover, political intrigue, undercover, against the rules, dishonesty, intrigue ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, russia, europe, munich germany, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.4
 115K
The Jackal (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Hired by a powerful member of the Russian mafia to avenge an FBI sting that left his brother dead, the perfectionist Jackal proves an elusive target for the men charged with the task of bringing him down: a deputy FBI boss and a former IRA terrorist.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, serious, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination attempt, kgb, chase, ira, fbi, trap, cold war, gangsters, vengeance, hidden identity, lone wolves ...
Time: 90s
Place: montreal, russia, helsinki finland, ontario canada, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.2
 182K
Ronin (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A briefcase with undisclosed contents – sought by Irish terrorists and the Russian mob – makes its way into criminals' hands. An Irish liaison assembles a squad of mercenaries, or 'ronin', and gives them the thorny task of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, espionage, car chase, secret agents, mafia, escapades, cia, lone hero, undercover, chase, dishonesty, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, paris france, french riviera, europe, nice france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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2810
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1371
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1634
70s movies
70s
4265
 6.4
 10K
The Package (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Experienced Green Beret sergeant Johnny Gallagher is escorting a prisoner, Airborne Ranger Thomas Boyette, back to the US, but Boyette escapes and Gallagher must risk life and limb to catch him.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, military, soldier, assassination attempt, airport, prisoner, sergeant, investigation, politics, conspiracy, government agency, state affairs ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany, chicago illinois, europe, russia, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.0
 4K
The Outfit (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A two-bit criminal takes on the Mafia to avenge his brother's death. Earl Macklin is a small time criminal who is released from prison after an unsuccessful bank robbery only to discover that a pair of gunmen killed his brother.
Style: serious, realistic, neo noir, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, hitman, revenge, crime gone awry, crimes, rivalry, bookies, chase, murder, prison, brother brother relationship, bank robbery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 5K
Scorpio (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Cross is an old hand at the CIA, in charge of assassinating high-ranking foreign personalities who are an obstacle to the policies of the USA. He often teams up with Frenchman Jean Laurier, alias "Scorpio", a gifted free-lance operative. ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, surprise ending, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, double agent, intrigue, espionage, betrayal, secret agents, assassination attempt, on the run, heroes, hitman, assassination, cold war ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: vienna, washington d.c., langley virginia, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Lucky Number Slevin (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Slevin is mistakenly put in the middle of a personal war between the city’s biggest criminal bosses. Under constant watch, Slevin must try not to get killed by an infamous assassin and come up with an idea of how to get out of his current dilemma. ...
Style: surprise ending, neo noir, clever, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, mysterious character, disorder, mistaken identity, deception, crimes, hitman, mystery, mafia, scheme, revenge, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1979, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Liquidator (1965)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Spy spoof about Boysie Oakes, a British secret agent who specialises in Liquidating. In actual fact he contracts out the work and pretends it is was himself. This leads to complications.
Style: eurospy
Plot: spy, hitman, assassination, secret service, aviation, playboy, secretary, murder, redhead, espionage, james bond spoof, secret agents ...
Place: french riviera, england, london, cote d'azur
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Destructors (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Marseille Contract is a 1974 British thriller film directed by Robert Parrish and scored by Roy Budd. It stars Michael Caine, Anthony Quinn and James Mason. It concerns an attempt to bring down a drugs baron, by hiring an assassin.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, tough heroes, assassination attempt, special agents, law enforcement, drug dealing, crimes, u.s. embassy, assassin, drug dealer, assassination, morgue ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, paris france, marseille, europe, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.4
 259
The Joker (1987)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Several known criminals already have been murdered by a professional killer, leaving no trace but the "ace" game card. The police suspects a new mob is trying to take over the district. The investigating police officer Jan is victimized by ...
Plot: train travel, oral sex, bullying, movie theatre, car accident, flashback, revenge, dog, restaurant, rain, police, nightclub ...
Place: hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
 155K
Spy Game (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Japan, France, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Veteran spy Nathan Muir is on the verge of retiring from the CIA when he learns that his one-time protégé and close friend, Tom Bishop, is a political prisoner sentenced to die in Beijing. Although their friendship has been marred by bad blood and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, spy, espionage, mentor, working undercover, rescue, terrorist, undercover, bribery, race against time, secret agents, government agency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s
Place: china, washington d.c., germany, berlin germany, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Secret Agent Fireball (1965)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An American CIA agent (Richard Harrison) must find the whereabouts of valuable microfilm that was smuggled over by two Russian scientists who had been hoping to defect.
Style: microfilm, eurospy
Plot: spy, secret agents, car chase, airplane, russian, american, male objectification, helicopter, james bond spoof, taxi driver, gadget, hotel ...
Place: hamburg germany, lebanon, beirut lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Kremlin Letter (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A network of older spies from the West recruits a young intelligence officer with a photographic memory to accompany them on a mission inside Russia. They must recover a letter written by the CIA that promises American assistance to Russia if China ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, manhunt, deportation, undercover, betrayal, government agency, secret agents, mystery, law enforcement, rivalry, race against time, against the rules ...
Time: 60s
Place: china, russia, asia, moscow russia, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 453
Hammerhead (1968)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An American agent has tracked down the stronghold of an evil criminal mastermind, determined to take over the world (what, another one ?).
Plot: spy, hippie, arch villain, nightclub, beach, mannequin, car chase, police, boat, helicopter, murder, espionage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The American Trap (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: One of the greatest conspiracies of all time, and one lone man is trying to uncover it.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: assassination, crimes, dishonesty, dictator, trap, mafia, cia, cuban revolution, conspiracy, female nudity, president, american ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cuba, russia, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Salzburg Connection (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An American lawyer on vacation in Europe is asked by a book publisher to stop by the Austrian town of Salzburg to see a photographer who's taking pictures for a book on picturesque Austrian lakes. Upon his arrival he senses that something is ...
Style: eurospy
Plot: reporter, war crime, mountain cabin, scuba diver, american abroad, bunker, undercover agent, captivity, listening device, burial, nazi, assassin ...
Time: year 1945
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Naked Runner (1967)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sam Laker is an American industrialist, working in Britain, who has just been awarded an international award for industrial design. He is planning to travel to East Germany to attend a trade show and show off his invention, taking his 10 year old ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, microfilm
Plot: assassination, spy, secret agents, espionage, undercover, child in peril, intelligence, holiday, invention, on the run, escape, defector ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, germany, copenhagen, london, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Prince of Shadows (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Madrid, 1962. More than twenty years after the civil war has finished, a communist comes back to Spain to kill a traitor.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic, neo noir
Plot: hitman, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, betrayal, dishonesty, undercover, state affairs, assassination, track down, crimes, haunted by the past, politics ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1946, year 1962
Place: madrid, spain, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 43K
Bastille Day (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA, Belgium, Luxembourg, China, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Michael Mason is an American pickpocket living in Paris who finds himself hunted by the CIA when he steals a bag that contains more than just a wallet. Sean Briar, the field agent on the case, soon realises that Michael is just a pawn in a much ...
Style: exciting, intense, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: pickpocket, terrorism, rogue agent, cia, cia agent, bomb, investigation, thief, criminal, espionage, gunfight, surveillance ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Domino Killings (1977)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tucker is a chronic underachiever and a loser. A Vietnam war veteran who just can't seem to keep out of trouble, in the years since his discharge. The only thing he got out of the war was his skill with a rifle. Now, serving a long stretch in ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, prison, assassination, vietnam veteran, political corruption, political conspiracy, frame up, politics, law enforcement, espionage, secret agents, assassination attempt ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, spain, asia, europe, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Center of the Web (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An actor is wrongly taken as a professional killer by a band planning to murder the Governor. Then he is hired by the Security Dept. to try to unmask and to catch the leaders.
Style: suspense
Plot: assassination, mistaken identity, jail, abduction, actor, hitman, federal agent, assassination plot, cia, assistant district attorney, governor, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Falcon and the Snowman (1985)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Mexico
Duration: 131 min.
Story: The true story of a disillusioned military contractor employee and his drug pusher childhood friend who became walk-in spies for the Soviet Union.
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, serious, psychological ...
Plot: espionage, treason, undercover, double agent, dishonesty, society, buddies, political conspiracy, cold war, spy, smuggling, satellite ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, california, mexico city, ussr, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.4
 228
Assignment K (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Philip Scott, the boss of a toy company, is secretly also the chief of a British spy organization. Scott's cover is destroyed when enemy agents kidnap his girlfriend to force him to reveal the identities of his fellow spies.
Style: eurospy
Plot: spy, secret, agent, espionage
Place: austria, europe, west germany, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Escape to Nowhere (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Who is Anton Haliakov, who has just been abducted by the M.I.5 in London? A Soviet scientist apparently. But sixteen years before the man had another identity, Clément Tibère, and another nationality, French. So what led him to become Russian and ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, espionage, heroes, undercover, manhunt, escapades, dishonesty, crimes, rebellion, state affairs, cons and scams, kidnapping ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london, russia, england, geneva switzerland, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.1
 34
A Second Son (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Emily, fifteen years old, pregnant and unable to name the father, starts a video diary to document the effect of her pregnancy on her family. A domestic drama of underage pregnancy soon turns into an extraordinary record of international ...
Style: unusual plot structure, tense, suspense, visually appealing
Plot: government, murder, conspiracy, hunted, secret, police, chase, spy, disappearance, religion, cia, antichrist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%