Movies and TV shows that are like Smiley's People

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Smiley's People
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, melancholic, enigmatic, reflective, realistic, cerebral, meditative, dramatic, talky, compassionate, earnest, atmospheric, psychological, intellectual, clever, interesting, road movie, tense
Plot: spy, espionage, spies, government agency, investigation, pornography, mentor, loneliness, secrets, storytelling, russian, runaway, cold war, depression, master villain, mystery, relationships, character study, culture clash, adolescence, infidelity, obsession, secret agents, identity, assassination attempt, adultery, eccentricity, art, nudity (topless - notable), conspiracy, period piece, wartime, death, betrayal, bollywood, adaptation, moral ambiguity, complex characters, tragedy, catastrophe, surveillance, literature, marriage, twists & turns, beautiful scenery, life & death, destiny, distopia, race against time, murder, political conspiracy, political corruption, political intrigue, working undercover, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, state affairs, undercover, golden years, soldier, chases and races, heroes, rivalry, double agent, british intelligence, emigration, insanity, blackmail, secret service, brainwashing, censorship, police investigation, transformation
Time: 80s
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The Ten Commandments
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Poland, West Germany
572 min.
 9.1
The Conversation
Drama, Mystery, Thriller
USA
113 min.
 7.9
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Most similar movies to Smiley's People

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, interesting and enigmatic films and TV series with plots including secrets, mentor, runaway, twists & turns, storytelling, dialogue and catastrophe themes mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Smiley's People: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1979), Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011), The Secret Agent (1996), The Russia House (1990), Gorky Park (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 290 min.
Style: talky, clever, enigmatic, twists and turns, serious, cerebral, bleak, realistic, atmospheric, dramatic, suspenseful, reflective, witty, ironic, tense, cynical, breathtaking, melancholic, suspense, interesting, meditative
Plot: espionage, spy, cold war, british, betrayal, investigation, spies, secrets, surveillance, government agency, adaptation, book, sarcasm, twists & turns, storytelling, secret agents, dialogue, character study, assassination, obsession, mole, secret service, mentor, russian, catastrophe, idealism, greed, brutality, runaway, manipulation, identity, imagination, literature, television, weapons, mystery, crime gone awry, corruption, distopia, mind game, assassin, art, sexualized violence, haunted by the past, rivalry, state affairs, undercover, golden years, uncover truth, working undercover
Time: 20th century
Place: london, europe, england, czechoslovakia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, UK, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Style: atmospheric, clever, bleak, tense, serious, stylized, enigmatic, cerebral, realistic, twists and turns, talky, suspense, melancholic, non-linear, dark, suspenseful, interesting, breathtaking, absurd, harsh, ironic, reflective, psychological
Plot: espionage, cold war, spy, betrayal, investigation, spies, government agency, mole, surveillance, secrets, twists & turns, british, paranoia, secret service, secret agents, adaptation, loneliness, storytelling, dialogue, greed, conspiracy, mystery, british intelligence, runaway, mentor, assassination, dishonesty, paranoid, art, obsession, catastrophe, distopia, corruption, gunfight, identity, rivalry, brutality, stylish, murder mystery, pornography, period piece, moral ambiguity, book, state affairs, character study, complex characters, undercover, double agent, mind game, torture
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, london, budapest, budapest hungary, istanbul turkey, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   90%
    User:   100%
 
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The Secret Agent
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, cerebral, psychological, tense, absurd, light, melancholic, talky, interesting, enigmatic, harsh, intellectual, clever, reflective, dark, atmospheric, romantic, entertaining, dramatic, colourful
Plot: spy, secret agents, terrorism, surveillance, politics, betrayal, secrets, espionage, young wife, bomb, adaptation, spies, british, political, shop owner, police inspector, pornography, fighting the system, conspiracy, brainwashing, catastrophe, obsession, happy ending, distopia, life philosophy, twists & turns, greed, fantasy world, mentor, state affairs, dialogue, russian, murder mystery, writers, undercover, parallel universe, beautiful scenery, mentally challenged, male nudity, brutality, crime gone awry, vengeance, runaway, psychiatry, 007, nudity (full frontal - brief), identity, corruption, torture, culture clash
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1930s, 1880s, 18th century
Place: london, england, europe, scotland, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   71%
 
The Russia House
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, realistic, talky, enigmatic, sincere, romantic, gloomy, sexy, melancholic, cerebral, thought provoking, breathtaking, scenic, witty, cynical, light, absurd, reflective, intellectual, atmospheric, interesting, dramatic
Plot: romance, espionage, cold war, spy, politics, spies, government agency, secrets, cia, love story, russian, beautiful scenery, betrayal, dishonesty, dialogue, adaptation, love, ex-lover, secret mission, secret, heroes, happy ending, dialogue driven, surveillance, british, storytelling, love and romance, culture clash, mentor, catastrophe, idealism, paranoia, assassination, moral ambiguity, society, paranoid, weapons, relationships, brutality, destiny, fantasy world, state affairs, first contact, loneliness, runaway, parallel universe, twists & turns, undercover, adultery, brainwashing
Time: 80s
Place: russia, england, europe, soviet union, lisbon portugal, moscow russia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   59%
 
 6.8
 11K
Gorky Park
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, bleak, serious, interesting, intense, clever, realistic, surprise ending, talky, dramatic, psychological, cerebral, dark, entertaining, earnest, atmospheric, enigmatic, twist ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crime, cold war, murder, mystery, political corruption, conspiracy, espionage, police corruption, corruption, fighting the system, kgb, neo-noir, murder mystery, spy, investigation, russian, twists & turns, secrets, chase, spies, adaptation, betrayal, politics, plot twist, justice, finnish, dialogue, runaway, violence, violent, stylish, book, brainwashing, lawyer, greed, political, paranoia, uncover truth, noir, british, period piece, police, pornography, mentor, storytelling, moral ambiguity, sexualized violence, politician, surveillance
Place: russia, soviet union, moscow russia, europe, stockholm sweden, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   66%
 
The Conversation
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, enigmatic, cerebral, tense, reflective, twists and turns, serious, suspense, talky, twist ending, meditative, bleak, interesting, mind bending, realistic, clever, dark, melancholic, intellectual, intense, disturbing, gloomy, surprise ending
Plot: surveillance, mystery, paranoia, obsession, neo noir, conspiracy, murder, spy, loneliness, character study, amateur detective, paranoid, hotel, voyeurism, espionage, secrets, investigation, psychology, guilt, twists & turns, storytelling, plot twist, losing-it hero, existentialism, assassination, gunfight, dialogue, wiretap, saxophone, urban, greed, spies, runaway, manipulation, witnessing a crime, crime gone awry, police investigation, corruption, solitude, murder mystery, moral ambiguity, isolation, relationships, violent, adultery, identity, mentor, betrayal, audio tape, life turned upside down
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   47%
 
 6.0
 955
Enigma
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 101 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, sexy, enigmatic, harsh, intense, twist ending, romantic, atmospheric, melancholic, suspense, cerebral, tricky, interesting, entertaining, bad ending, macabre
Plot: espionage, spy, government agency, cold war, technology, spies, secret agents, assassination, iron curtain, love story, special agents, plot twist, pornography, renegade, love triangle, assassination attempt, first contact, russian, betrayal, chase, catastrophe, mentor, fight scenes, twists & turns, culture clash, vengeance, police investigation, race against time, paranoia, heroic mission, dialogue, beautiful scenery, runaway, life philosophy, brutality, political conspiracy, weapons, conspiracy, distopia, greed, paranoid, surveillance, assassin, political intrigue, storytelling, fantasy world, multiple storylines, gunfight, working undercover, lone hero
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, east germany, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   58%
 
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A Most Wanted Man
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Style: tense, atmospheric, realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak, cerebral, stylized, clever, gloomy, enigmatic, dramatic, intense, melancholic, interesting, talky, psychological, captivating, suspense, thought provoking
Plot: espionage, surveillance, spy, terrorism, spies, secret service, lawyer, intelligence, investigation, islam, politics, secrets, betrayal, german, corruption, cold war, muslim, dishonesty, urban, twists & turns, greed, torture, political, government agency, moral ambiguity, assassination, manipulation, conspiracy, terror, security, idealism, adaptation, world politics, paranoia, mentor, storytelling, morality, redemption, brutality, runaway, character study, catastrophe, immigrants, culture clash, danger, dialogue, guilt, brainwashing, police investigation, war on terror
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: germany, middle east, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   52%
 
The Spy Who Came in from the Cold
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Style: talky, bleak, realistic, clever, cynical, serious, enigmatic, tense, melancholic, suspense, atmospheric, cerebral, interesting, dramatic, harsh, captivating, suspenseful, psychological, witty, breathtaking, tricky, surprise ending, intense, sexy
Plot: cold war, espionage, spy, betrayal, spies, secrets, secret agents, brainwashing, moral ambiguity, iron curtain, cynicism, library, surveillance, greed, gunfight, drinking, secret service, loneliness, german, runaway, adaptation, british, assassination, hotel, twists & turns, chase, idealism, dialogue, political, character study, storytelling, grocer, communist, atheist, alcoholic, whiskey, distopia, manipulation, paranoid, corruption, assassin, murder, culture clash, maze, love affair, weapons, dishonesty, 007, book, paranoia
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, east germany, london, europe, germany, east berlin east germany, west berlin west germany, holland, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   46%
 
Funeral in Berlin
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: suspenseful, cerebral, serious, bleak, tense, suspense, intellectual, harsh, interesting, realistic, enigmatic, clever, exciting, sexy, atmospheric, talky, ironic, psychological, humorous, brutal, melancholic, stylized, dark
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, cold war, espionage, chase, betrayal, spies, secret service, brainwashing, 007, secrets, politics, russian, assassin, twists & turns, surveillance, runaway, conspiracy, british, hotel, brutality, culture clash, assassination, violence, government agency, german, adaptation, storytelling, parody, murder, technology, dialogue, greed, sacrifice, mystery, paranoia, secret agents, paranoid, berlin wall, sexualized violence, james bond, revenge, moral ambiguity, identity, mentor, catastrophe, alter ego, defection, assassination attempt, manhunt, race against time
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: germany, east germany, europe, russia, england, east berlin east germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   37%
 
 6.3
 14K
Topaz
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious, realistic, talky, clever, rough, interesting, bad ending, tricky, romantic, cerebral, psychological, surprise ending, scenic, twist ending, idiotic, sexy, light, earnest, intense, exciting, enigmatic, absurd
Plot: espionage, cold war, betrayal, spy, politics, secrets, murder, chase, surveillance, spies, twists & turns, secret agents, pornography, mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, brutality, police investigation, cia, cheating, storytelling, secret service, corruption, chases and races, conspiracy, torture, family, revenge, greed, runaway, adaptation, justice, dishonesty, destiny, hotel, sexualized violence, death, infidelity, 007, beautiful scenery, state affairs, first contact, life philosophy, kidnapping, french, murder mystery, vengeance, happy ending, nudity (full frontal - brief), stylish
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1962
Place: cuba, france, new york, europe, russia, latin america, usa, u.s. capitol building, soviet union, copenhagen denmark, paris france, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   44%
 
Still of the Night
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, suspense, psychological, sexy, melancholic, realistic, twist ending, gloomy, light, intense, enigmatic, talky, sexual, interesting, stylized, clever, brutal, entertaining
Plot: murder, mystery, psychiatrist, obsession, investigation, psychiatry, neo noir, femme fatale, stylish, secrets, murder mystery, protagonist as suspect, runaway, paranoid, infidelity, corruption, chase, surveillance, paranoia, serial killer, assassination, twists & turns, mentor, plot twist, nudity (full frontal - brief), adultery, guilt, police investigation, hitman, creativity, beautiful scenery, mind game, police corruption, brutality, interracial romance, first contact, spy, conspiracy, pornography, doctors, catastrophe, classic car, women, tragedy, spies, identity, betrayal, kidnapping, dangerous attraction, storytelling
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   41%
 
Little Nikita
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, serious, suspense, intense, realistic, sexy, entertaining, psychological, melancholic, bad ending, clever, tricky, interesting, brutal
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, spy, russian, spies, government agency, conspiracy, chase, mentor, investigation, revenge, vengeance, cold war, secrets, runaway, adolescence, murder, corruption, secret agents, assassin, police investigation, serial killer, islam, twists & turns, violence, fbi, kidnapping, nudity (topless - notable), catastrophe, fbi agent, teenage boy, justice, school, assassination, violent, undercover, destiny, storytelling, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity, death, bullying, manipulation, stylish, surveillance, crime, hidden identity, paranoid, torture, brutality, conspiracy theory
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, russia, los angeles, san diego california, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   35%
 
Movie in collections
The Good Shepherd
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, atmospheric, epic, dramatic, cerebral, rough, enigmatic, intense, melancholic, suspenseful, interesting, talky, intellectual, bleak, harsh, reflective, factual, tense, pre war, non-linear, stylized, emotional, suspense
Plot: espionage, cold war, spy, cia, mentor, betrayal, government agency, secrets, spies, secret agents, dialogue, storytelling, wartime, twists & turns, corruption, assassination, invasion, character study, loneliness, kgb, greed, world politics, moral ambiguity, paranoia, male nudity, wife husband relationship, family, return, wife, childhood memory, child, dishonesty, family drama, surveillance, conspiracy, catastrophe, sacrifice, assassin, guilt, destiny, dysfunctional family, state affairs, unsupportive spouse, brutality, jews, culture clash, relationships, runaway, undercover, life philosophy
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 60s, year 1958, year 1961, year 1947, year 1960, year 1940, year 1962, year 1944, year 1945, year 1939, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s
Place: cuba, usa, africa, latin america, congo, yale university, burma, russia, caribbean, berlin germany, chicago illinois, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   35%
 
The Ipcress File
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Style: clever, suspenseful, realistic, cynical, tense, serious, suspense, talky, enigmatic, cerebral, atmospheric, witty, sexy, captivating, harsh, tricky, interesting, bleak, exciting, melancholic, microfilm
Plot: espionage, cold war, spy, brainwashing, conspiracy, british, spies, secret service, surveillance, 007, secrets, stylish, government agency, betrayal, chase, kidnapping, investigation, assassin, murder, secret agents, runaway, james bond, assassination, twists & turns, dialogue, corruption, working class, plot twist, mystery, culture clash, greed, anti-hero, obsession, car chase, paranoid, gunfight, danger, moral ambiguity, mentor, mozart, hitman, sexualized violence, storytelling, undercover, dishonesty, politics, race against time, political intrigue, working undercover, chases and races
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, london, europe, albania, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   41%
 
 6.6
 6K
Agnes of God
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Style: talky, psychological, clever, serious, dramatic, suspenseful, realistic, enigmatic, compassionate, atmospheric, suspense, tense, interesting, disturbing, melancholic, intense, light, sexy, heartbreaking, cerebral
Plot: mystery, psychiatrist, murder, investigation, court, catholicism, secrets, clergy, religion, guilt, god, psychology, police investigation, insanity, women, corruption, sisters, hypnosis, nun, crimes, childhood, novice, mother superior, convent, trial, runaway, pregnancy, twists & turns, paranoia, adaptation, character study, dialogue, deadly, psychiatry, obsession, supernatural, manipulation, mentor, sexual abuse, identity, culture clash, murder mystery, storytelling, dishonesty, pornography, mental illness, catastrophe, moral ambiguity, sexualized violence, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: israel, quebec, montreal quebec, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   32%
 
The Falcon and the Snowman
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, gloomy, intense, dramatic, captivating, suspense, harsh, interesting, talky, clever, intellectual, disturbing, psychological, melancholic, dark, bleak, rough, thought provoking, sincere, enigmatic
Plot: espionage, spy, rebellion, secrets, conspiracy, spies, betrayal, drugs/alcohol, buddies, rock, drugs, greed, political, cold war, drug addiction, paranoia, mentor, corruption, stylish, violence, runaway, character study, chase, drinking, idealism, 007, assassin, storytelling, paranoid, unlikely friendships, pornography, politics, dishonesty, dialogue, moral ambiguity, twists & turns, surveillance, friendship, sexualized violence, brutality, violent, hitman, morality, redemption, assassination, murder, childhood, addiction, lawyer, crime gone awry
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa, united states, soviet union, mexico, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   31%
 
The Bourne Identity
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 185 min.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, realistic, intense, talky, interesting, dramatic, tense, cerebral, sexy, microfilm, romantic, entertaining, scenic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, amnesia, assassin, adventure, identity, spy, bank, spies, chase, assassins, cia, secrets, assassination, government agency, secret service, terrorism, conspiracy, mentor, adaptation, car chase, survival, fight scenes, secret agents, vengeance, gunfight, runaway, murder, book, beautiful scenery, corruption, betrayal, on the run, twists & turns, violence, mission of murder, lovers, hitman, ambush, mystery, distopia, romance, love story, dialogue, catastrophe, technology, justice, revenge, surveillance, torture, memory
Time: 80s
Place: france, zurich switzerland, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   31%
 
Movie in collections
The French Lieutenant's Woman
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Style: clever, atmospheric, serious, enigmatic, romantic, melancholic, gloomy, realistic, tricky, talky, dramatic, captivating, cerebral, interesting, reflective, suspense, emotional, breathtaking, scenic, intense, earnest, stylized, intellectual, thought provoking, psychological, tense, sexy
Plot: romance, tragedy, love, adultery, postmodernism, obsession, destructive relationship, relationships, love story, period piece, literature, love affair, adaptation, beautiful scenery, guilt, secrets, love and romance, runaway, lieutenant, actress, dialogue, mentor, betrayal, art, distopia, greed, culture clash, storytelling, twists & turns, psychology, cheating, catastrophe, british, life philosophy, couples, happy ending, police investigation, loneliness, sexuality, plot twist, hotel, book, mystery, infidelity, social differences, showbiz, artists and showbiz, dishonesty, society, cockney accent
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 80s, victorian, 20th century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   34%
 
 6.9
 43K
Frantic
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 120 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious, suspense, captivating, realistic, enigmatic, clever, interesting, sexy, intense, atmospheric, talky, light, erotic, melancholic, cerebral, surreal, bad ending, dramatic, twist ending, entertaining, exciting, absurd
Plot: kidnapping, espionage, crime, jazz, amateur detective, conspiracy, twists & turns, paranoia, hotel, doctors, missing person, chase, culture clash, secrets, police investigation, mystery, corruption, murder, paranoid, cheating, stylish, missing wife, man-woman relation, wife husband relationship, wife, married couple, runaway, car chase, crimes, dialogue, storytelling, greed, violence, beautiful scenery, plot twist, investigation, pornography, guilt, danger, first contact, nudity (full frontal - brief), assassination, obsession, surveillance, catastrophe, adultery, french, dishonesty, gunfight, murder mystery
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   35%
 
 7.1
 7K
Bad Timing
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Style: sexual, erotic, psychological, enigmatic, suspenseful, serious, art house, atmospheric, meditative, disturbing, non-linear, sexy, captivating, realistic, cerebral, melancholic, clever, macabre, talky, harsh, mind bending, artsy, intellectual, psychedelic, intense, surreal, stylized, bleak, reflective, tricky, breathtaking, absurd, dark
Plot: obsession, art, relationships, existentialism, voyeurism, pornography, overdose, psychology, crimes, inspector, extramarital affair, love, psychiatrist, storytelling, deadly, hotel, bdsm, visceral, psychiatry, dishonesty, artist, catastrophe, guilt, drinking, law enforcement, brutality, male nudity, mentor, death, multiple storylines, love and romance, sex, dialogue, divorce, investigation, gangsters, character study, loneliness, stylish, runaway, couples, romance, censorship, sexualized violence, parallel universe, betrayal, writers, nudity (topless - notable), unlikely criminals, vengeance
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: austria, europe, vienna, campus, california, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   31%
 
Someone to Watch Over Me
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, gloomy, sexy, realistic, romantic, suspense, erotic, twist ending, melancholic, enigmatic, light, clever, scary, cerebral, tense, surprise ending, interesting, entertaining, intense, exciting, psychological
Plot: murder, romance, marriage, neo noir, witnessing a crime, crime, adultery, police investigation, chase, urban, woman in danger, culture clash, stylish, twists & turns, socialite, murder mystery, psychiatrist, crimes, revenge, corruption, dialogue, secrets, loneliness, catastrophe, mentor, deadly, cheating, betrayal, brutality, beautiful scenery, investigation, first contact, conspiracy, dishonesty, obsession, vengeance, pornography, runaway, greed, mystery, homeless, fantasy world, law enforcement, internet, lone hero, noir, love and romance, nudity (topless - notable), surveillance, life philosophy
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   31%
 
Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1980
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious, stylized, talky, enigmatic, dark, gloomy, realistic, cerebral, suspense, interesting, bloody, melancholic, biting, surreal, harsh, disturbing, dramatic, intense, dark humor, brutal, meditative, cynical
Audience: teens
Plot: crime, murder, police corruption, police investigation, serial killer, corruption, investigation, police, uncover truth, neo noir, brutality, violence, noir, runaway, gunfight, justice, reality tv, revenge, conspiracy, pornography, dark hero, crime gone awry, obsession, stylish, betrayal, storytelling, guilt, organized crime, gangsters, british, chase, moral ambiguity, murder mystery, greed, who done it, mystery, hunting, paranoia, distopia, character study, mentor, twists & turns, mob, sexualized violence, dialogue, catastrophe, adaptation, secrets, vigilantism, gangster
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980
Place: england, europe, yorkshire, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   37%
 
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The Fourth Protocol
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 119 min.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, serious, realistic, suspense, interesting, clever, sexy, cerebral, brutal, light, intense, enigmatic, tricky, twist ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, espionage, politics, spy, chase, spies, conspiracy, secret service, secrets, fighting the system, terrorism, twists & turns, russian, assassin, weapons, assassination, british, betrayal, paranoia, pornography, corruption, adaptation, nuclear bomb, surveillance, midlife crisis, death, violent, mentor, murder, assassins, military base, government agency, runaway, greed, investigation, islam, splatter, dialogue, agent, vengeance, brutality, master villain, catastrophe, paranoid, nuclear, police investigation, justice, violence, conspiracy theory, identity
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, russia, london, glasgow scotland, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   34%
 
 6.7
 21K
Torn Curtain
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, stylized, suspense, serious, intense, realistic, clever, talky, absurd, interesting, sexy, enigmatic, light, psychological, twist ending, tricky, bad ending, romantic, scenic, cerebral
Plot: espionage, cold war, murder, spy, secret agents, secrets, chase, police investigation, spies, twists & turns, pornography, corruption, politics, dialogue, runaway, obsession, murder mystery, identity, working undercover, vengeance, conspiracy, betrayal, revenge, storytelling, catastrophe, secret service, voyeurism, paranoia, greed, chases and races, mentor, surveillance, investigation, justice, infidelity, mystery, hotel, torture, dishonesty, destiny, nudity (topless - notable), adaptation, culture clash, assassination, paranoid, moral ambiguity, romance, family, happy ending, kidnapping
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: east germany, europe, east berlin east germany, berlin germany, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   31%
 
 7.1
 30K
No Way Out
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, sexy, surprise ending, suspense, twist ending, twists and turns, serious, intense, clever, interesting, mind bending, realistic, psychological, bad ending, exciting, sexual, dramatic, stylized, tricky, light, enigmatic
Plot: murder, mystery, neo noir, political corruption, espionage, cold war, conspiracy, military, chase, plot twist, spy, secrets, corruption, investigation, twists & turns, protagonist as suspect, paranoia, spies, police investigation, moral ambiguity, assassination, mentor, runaway, witnessing a crime, storytelling, identity, greed, murder mystery, surveillance, assassin, death, assassins, guilt, military life, politics, manipulation, cia, political, crime, u.s. navy, catastrophe, betrayal, romance, idealism, culture clash, minister, pornography, lawyer, revenge, obsession
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, pentagon, manila philippines, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   26%
 
The Ten Commandments
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, West Germany
Duration: 572 min.
Style: bleak, psychological, reflective, tense, serious, melancholic, meditative, enigmatic, cerebral, intellectual, talky, heartbreaking, epic, clever, dramatic, realistic, breathtaking, philosophical, gloomy, atmospheric, harsh, emotional, depressing, compassionate, stylized, biting, sincere, interesting, cynical
Plot: adultery, human nature, obsession, storytelling, loneliness, complex characters, relationships, solitude, redemption, existentialism, character study, art, childhood, morality, catholicism, censorship, god, philosophy, voyeurism, life & death, love, life philosophy, mentor, tragedy, hospital, guilt, runaway, death, idealism, greed, pornography, depression, doctors, multiple storylines, dialogue, humanity, infidelity, catastrophe, introspection, moral dilemma, haunted by the past, murder, society, ten commandments, polish, taxi driver, drifter, stranger, christmas, god or devil
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   29%
 
Reversal of Fortune
Genre: Biography, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Japan, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Style: clever, talky, witty, realistic, serious, dramatic, suspense, interesting, enigmatic, intense, cerebral, stylized, dark humor, tense, earnest, captivating, light, atmospheric, offbeat, suspenseful, sincere, entertaining
Plot: crime, lawyer, murder, courtroom drama, courtroom, murder mystery, dedicated lawyer, justice, court, corruption, police investigation, character study, runaway, investigation, greed, guilt, manipulation, storytelling, protagonist as suspect, mystery, mentor, dialogue, adaptation, moral ambiguity, crime gone awry, coma, secrets, twists & turns, eccentricity, legal investigation, chase, law student, infidelity, fighting the system, culture clash, redemption, dark hero, socialite, diabetes, flashbacks, false accusation, period piece, betrayal, morality, tragedy, catastrophe, oil, crimes, dishonesty, legal
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: rhode island
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   33%
 

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State of Play
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 57 min.
Style: suspenseful, tense, clever, realistic, talky, twists and turns, serious, dramatic, interesting, melancholic, enigmatic, bleak, cynical, cerebral, suspense, atmospheric, surprise ending, sexy
Plot: murder, politics, conspiracy, political corruption, investigation, journalism, manipulations, twists & turns, police investigation, corruption, british, drinking, vengeance, assassin, assassination, betrayal, political, adultery, mentor, gunfight, crime, crime gone awry, secrets, political conspiracy, manipulation, nudity (topless - notable), murder mystery, pornography, political intrigue, moral ambiguity, organized crime, surveillance, paranoid, writers, tragedy, greed, journalist, death, police, mystery, character study, political thriller, eccentricity, hospital, guilt, obsession, depression, brutality, catastrophe, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   29%
 
 6.9
 54K
Mr. Holmes
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Style: clever, serious, melancholic, cerebral, tense, realistic, enigmatic, dramatic, meditative, interesting, light, witty, reflective, emotional, scenic, intense, talky
Plot: memory, mystery, aging, memory loss, private detective, mentor, loneliness, sherlock holmes, storytelling, life & death, allergy, childhood, murder mystery, character study, fantasy world, redemption, adventure, imagination, friendship, dialogue, british, crime, haunted by the past, village, unlikely friendships, eccentricity, adaptation, runaway, gunfight, destiny, literature, parallel universe, who done it, family, chase, alter ego, drinking, transformation, guilt, death, investigation, immortality, secrets, justice, children, elderly, twists & turns, obsession, life, first contact
Time: year 1947, 1910s, 1940s
Place: england, europe, london, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   25%
 
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