Movies like Russian Roulette

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Russian Roulette (1975)
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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: kgb, firearm, sniper rifle, hitman, explosion, mafia, christmas, spy, conspiracy, cia, soviet, falling off a bridge, assassination plot, farm, espionage, bridge, helicopter, morgue, hotel, bar, car chase
Place: 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 suspenseful, realistic, serious and exciting films with plots about murder, hitman, assassination, crimes, chase, explosion and spy mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Russian Roulette: The Quiller Memorandum (1966), Enigma (1982), The Day of the Jackal (1973), The Jackal (1997), Clear and Present Danger (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, secret agents, political intrigue, working undercover, heroes, undercover, gang, racism, crimes, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.0
 975
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, sexy ...
Plot: iron curtain, kgb, spy, espionage, cold war, undercover, cia, assassination, government agency, secret agents, renegade, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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, suspense, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: hitman, assassination attempt, politics, terrorism, assassin, assassination, false identity, serial killer, police, disguise, law enforcement, sniper ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1963, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france, italy, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.4
 97K
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: cynical, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, fbi, cold war, assassination attempt, chase, ira, kgb, trap, sniper, vengeance, hidden identity, lone wolves ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, chicago illinois, washington d.c., u.s. capitol building, helsinki finland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, cia, spy, helicopter, mercenary, conspiracy, assassination, violence, espionage, president, coast guard, fbi ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: colombia, usa, panama, latin america, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.1
 3K
The Outfit (1973)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
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, rough, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, revenge, mafia, hitman, crime, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, one man army, tough law enforcer, chases and races, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Our Kind of Traitor (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A young Oxford academic and his attorney girlfriend holiday on Antigua. They bump into a Russian millionaire who owns a peninsula and a diamond watch. He wants a game of tennis. What else he wants propels the lovers on a tortuous journey to the City ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, intense ...
Plot: espionage, betrayal, tennis, couple relations, life turned upside down, crimes, dishonesty, undercover, british, mafia, russian, holiday ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, england, london, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Perfect Strangers (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A hit-man tries to seduce the mother of a child who witnessed his most recent kill.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, rough
Plot: hitman, murder, crime, witnessing a crime, crimes, deadly, babies and infants, gang, gangsters, feminism, introspection, moral dilemma ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.4
 7K
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: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, investigation, prisoner, sergeant, assassination attempt, military, airport, soldier, nato, fugitives, government agency, prison ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany, europe, russia, berlin germany, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Charley Varrick (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charley Varrick robs a bank in a small town with his friends. Instead of obtaining a small amount of money they discover they stole a very large amount of money belonging to the mob. Charley must now come up with a plan to not only evade the police ...
Style: suspenseful, cynical, clever, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, desert, mafia, small town, heist, chase, on the run, suicide, sheriff, crime, one last job, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Secret Agent Fireball (1965)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 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
Plot: spy, james bond spoof, man in swimsuit, exploding boat, eurospy, folk dance, male objectification, gadget, secret agent, taxi driver, helicopter, taxi ...
Place: hamburg germany, beirut lebanon, lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, serious, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Plot: espionage, spy, cold war, undercover, satellite, treason, smuggling, heroin, rebellion, drugs/alcohol, rock, buddies ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, united states, soviet union, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
 151K
Hitman (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The best-selling videogame, Hitman, roars to life with both barrels blazing in this hardcore action-thriller starring Timothy Olyphant. A genetically engineered assassin with deadly aim, known only as "Agent 47" eliminates strategic ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, danger, interpol, one man army, cia, sniper, fist fighting, assassination, chases and races, funeral, swat, killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, europe, soviet union, moscow russia, st. petersburg russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Leon: The Professional (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Leon, the top hit man in New York, has earned a rep as an effective "cleaner". But when his next-door neighbors are wiped out by a loose-cannon DEA agent, he becomes the unwilling custodian of 12-year-old Mathilda. Before long, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak, touching ...
Plot: hitman, friendship, neighbor, mentor, partners, loner, young heroes, loneliness, sniper, lone wolves, mafia, redemption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
 160
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.
Plot: spy, espionage, agent, secret
Place: england, west germany, europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.3
 166
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, helicopter, espionage, james bond spoof, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Irishman (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A mob hit man recalls his possible involvement with the slaying of Jimmy Hoffa.
Plot: mob, labor union, mafia, hitman, murder, gun, gangster, death, flashback, irish american, destruction, house ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.4
 684
Men of Respect (1990)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In this modern day version of Shakespeare's Macbeth, a hitman heeds a spiritualist's prophesies that he will rise to the head of his family. He starts his ascension by clandestinely executing the heads of the family and casting the blame ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, gangsters, crime, murder, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, rise to the top, wizards and magicians, tough heroes, criminal heroes, ambition ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, bronx new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: assassination, spy, secret agents, espionage, holiday, on the run, invention, intelligence, danger, undercover, deadly
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.8
 159
Maroc 7 (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The lady of a top fashion magazine doubles as a jewel thief and becomes involved in Moroccan intrigue.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: intrigue, spy, espionage, crime, criminal's revenge, secret agents, witnessing a crime, heist, murder, working undercover, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 784
The Liquidator (1965)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Crime, Comedy, Drama
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.
Plot: spy, eurospy, secret service, james bond spoof, aviation, playboy, secret agent, assassination, hitman, espionage, murder, cold war ...
Place: england, french riviera, cote d'azur
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Blast of Silence (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A hired killer from Cleveland has a job to do on a second-string mob boss in New York. But a special girl from his past, and a fat gun dealer with pet rats, each gets in his way.
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: hitman, jazz, lone wolves, crime, estrangement, crimes, deadly, anti heroes, gangsters, assassination, destiny, danger ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.3
 167
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: revenge, prostitute, cooking, sex, female nudity, phone booth, impotence, kitchen, wheelchair, rain, police, bar ...
Place: hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: FBI agent Matt Graver teams up with operative Alejandro Gillick to prevent Mexican drug cartels from smuggling terrorists across the U.S. border.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: explosion, rescue, cia, corruption, violence, brutality, cartel, sign language, warrior, mission, interrogation, politician ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas, somalia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.1
 5K
End Game (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alex Thomas was the man in charge of protecting the president but, when the time came to fulfill his duties, everything just went wrong. His conscience haunted by a bullet and his devotion to his country stronger than ever, Alex teams with seasoned ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, car chase, assassination, sniper, cia, helicopter, explosion, first lady, underwater fight, trailer park, secret service, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.0
 11K
The Mechanic (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Arthur Bishop is a veteran hit man who, owing to his penchant for making his targets' deaths seem like accidents, thinks himself an artist. It's made him very rich, but as he hits middle age, he's so depressed and lonely that he takes ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, map, lock pick, assassination, friendship, crime, sniper, gangsters, crimes, deadly, teachers and students, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: naples italy, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 148K
Layer Cake (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a seemingly straight-forward drug deal goes awry, XXXX has to break his die-hard rules and turn up the heat, not only to outwit the old regime and come out on top, but to save his own skin...
Style: realistic, stylized, twists and turns, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, gangsters, cocaine, drug lord, violence, murder, hitman, neo noir, betrayal, organized crime, crime, cafe ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, 90s, 1960s ...
Place: england, london, europe, netherlands, zurich switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Rulers of the City (1976)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Tony, a mob loan collector, is dissatisfied with his station in life. Though he dreams of one day being rich, he is stuck with the dead-end job of beating up borrowers who fall behind in their payments. After meeting up with Napoli, another mob ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, mob boss, mafia, hitman, crimes, crime, gang, gangsters, dealing with death, vengeance, cons and scams, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 29K
Bastille Day (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA, Luxembourg
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: surprise ending, buddy comedy, exciting, intense, tense ...
Plot: cia, terrorism, bomb, cia agent, bank, intelligence agency, chase, surveillance, police, espionage, corruption, spy ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Massacre Mafia Style (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Terror reigns when Mimi, the son of a deported Don, along with his associate Jolly Rizzo wage a bloody war for control of the West Coast underworld, battling hordes of hard-boiled mobsters and deadly black pimps on their rise to the top!
Plot: father son relationship, revolver, shotgun, shot in the head, explosion, bartender, killer, porn industry, woman with glasses, trap, death of friend, sea ...
Place: usa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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