Movies like The Trouble with Spies

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The Trouble with Spies (1987)
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The Trouble with Spies (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: George Trent, a British spy, has gone incommunicado in Ibiza. Appleton Porter (Donald Sutherland) is sent to find out what happened to Trent. Porter settles into a small hotel with several busybody guests. He probes them for information about Trent, their former neighbor. Meanwhile, the spy survives several attempts on his life as he attempts to solve the mystery.
Style: parody
Plot: dog, espionage, prospector, spy, hotel, kgb, telephone, gunfight, helicopter, scorpion, car chase, assassination attempt, guard dog, passionate kiss, cigarette, arson, machine gun, british, parrot, soviet spy, woman in a bikini, klutz, truth serum, employer employee relationship, disguise ...
Place: england, london, moscow russia, ibiza

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Most similar movies to The Trouble with Spies

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, parody and funny films with plots about spy, espionage, undercover, secret agents, chase, gun and secret agent mostly in Action, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Trouble with Spies: Johnny English Reborn (2011), Get Smart (2008), S*P*Y*S (1974), Mortdecai (2015), Johnny English (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Johnny English Reborn (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The most prominent heads of state in the world begin gathering for a conference that could have a major impact on global politics. When MI-7 receives word that the Chinese premier has become the target of some high-powered killers, it falls on ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: spy spoof, assassination attempt, secret agents, farce, espionage, gadget, james bond spoof, prime minister, secret agent, secret service, goofy hero, political conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, asia, europe, hong kong, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.5
 211K
Get Smart (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When the identities of secret agents from Control are compromised, the Chief promotes hapless but eager analyst Maxwell Smart and teams him with stylish, capable Agent 99, the only spy whose cover remains intact. Can they work together to thwart the ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, parody, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, goofy hero, unlikely partners, secret service, top secret, treason, save the day, chases and races, traitor, world domination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, washington d.c., russia, usa, chechnya ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 4.5
 953
S*P*Y*S (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two CIA bunglers (Donald Sutherland, Elliott Gould) botch a Soviet defection, then both sides mark them for termination.
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: espionage, murder, on the run, secret agents, government agency, chases and races, rivalry, partners, goofy hero, undercover, misfit partners, nothing goes right ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.5
 70K
Mortdecai (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Art dealer, Charles Mortdecai, searches for a stolen painting rumored to contain a secret code that gains access to hidden Nazi gold.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escapades, treasure hunt, art dealer, chase, cons and scams, painting, stolen painting, crimes, track down, special agents, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: year 1945, year 1943
Place: england, london, hong kong, greece, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Johnny English (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Rowan plays the eponymous lead character in a spoof spy thriller. During the course of the story we follow our hero as he attempts to single-handedly save the country from falling into the hands of a despot.
Style: parody, humorous, exciting, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: comedy of errors, farce, secret service, spy, heroes, espionage, secret agents, megalomaniac, british, goofy hero, danger, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.3
 187K
Knight and Day (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fugitive couple goes on a glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure where nothing and no one – even themselves – are what they seem. Amid shifting alliances and unexpected betrayals, they race across the globe, with their survival ultimately ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: chase, spy, secret agents, love and romance, couples, undercover, chases and races, espionage, escapades, on the run, danger, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, spain, usa, europe, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Johnny English Strikes Again (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA, China
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Disaster strikes when a criminal mastermind reveals the identities of all active undercover agents in Britain. The secret service can now rely on only one man—Johnny English. Currently teaching at a minor prep school, Johnny springs back into ...
Style: parody, exciting, humorous, funny
Plot: spy, farce, espionage, gadget, pursuit, chase, prime minister, secret agents, secret service, female spy, child spy, undercover agent ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, scotland, france, south of france, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Charlie's Angels (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Reboot of the 1970s TV series / early 2000s film franchise.
Style: light, funny, exciting, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, boys' night
Plot: female protagonist, female assassin, chase, spy, female friendship, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, female spy, undercover agent, martial arts, female agent, adventure, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, berlin germany, los angeles, rio de janeiro, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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One of Our Spies Is Missing (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Someone is using cats in experiments to develop a machine that can reverse the aging process, meanwhile a famous scientist (Dr Lancer) has gone missing, only for him to reappear looking 30 years younger. UNCLE agents Napoleon Solo and Illya Kuryakin ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spy, secret mission, invention, nurse, super computer, scientist, sabotage, secret organization, james bond spoof, agent, uncle, car chase ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, paris france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: At the height of the Cold War, a mysterious criminal organization plans to use nuclear weapons and technology to upset the fragile balance of power between the United States and Soviet Union. CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB agent Illya Kuryakin are ...
Style: witty, exciting, reboot, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: reluctant partners, secret agents, spy, cold war, cia agent, female spy, save the world, spies, undercover, stylish, secret service, chase ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, post world war two, year 1963
Place: italy, usa, germany, rome italy, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.4
 37K
Spy Hard (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The evil Gen. Rancor has his sights set on world domination, and only one man can stop him: Dick Steele, also known as Agent WD-40. Rancor needs to obtain a computer circuit for the missile that he is planning to fire, so Steele teams up with ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, witty, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: farce, james bond spoof, secret agents, kgb, heroic mission, goofy hero, save the world, disorder, criminal's revenge, master criminal, race against time, undercover ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
No. 1 of the Secret Service (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: No. 1 is fearless, irrestible, and licensed to kill. No. 1 is assigned to capture a madman killing international financiers. Before getting the bad guy, No. 1 encounters mercenaries from the evil organization K.R.A.S.H. (Killing, Rape, Arson, ...
Style: parody, realistic, not serious, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, secret agent, chases and races, adventure, undercover, crimes, dishonesty, goofy hero, rivalry, disorder ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As a swingin' fashion photographer by day and a groovy British superagent by night, Austin Powers is the '60s' most shagadelic spy, baby! But can he stop megalomaniac Dr. Evil after the bald villain freezes himself and unthaws in the ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, sexy, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, secret agents, spy spoof, dumb, spy, undercover, farce, james bond spoof, good versus evil, goofy hero, heroic mission, race against time ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1997 ...
Place: las vegas, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
D.R.E.A.M. Team (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: J.W. Garrison, the head of a top-secret sub agency of the United Nations, discovers that a team of terrorists, led by the murderous Oliver Maxwell, plan on producing a bomb carrying an anthrax virus to be used in the United States. Garrison summons ...
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: spy, model, terrorism, undercover, female spy, woman in a bikini, karate chop, femme fatale, beretta, terrorist group, ak 47, terrorist plot ...
Place: puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Licensed to Love and Kill (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A British secret agent sent to America to rescue a nobleman comes up against an evil genius who is replacing people in important positions with clones who will do his bidding.
Style: parody
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, spy, villain, gadgetry, airport, mad doctor, bond girl, gun, spy hero, disguise, intelligence ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.7
 43K
The Do-Over (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The life of a bank manager is turned upside down when a friend from his past manipulates him into faking his own death and taking off on an adventure.
Style: humorous, funny, buddy movie, suspense, melancholic ...
Plot: faked death, high school reunion, torture, high school friend, chase, gunfight, new identity, gangsters, family, secret service, childhood, justice ...
Place: puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.5
 318K
The Interview (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Dave Skylark and his producer Aaron Rapoport run the celebrity tabloid show "Skylark Tonight". When they land an interview with a surprise fan, North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un, they are recruited by the CIA to turn their trip to ...
Style: absurd, humorous, exciting, not serious, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassination attempt, undercover, journalism, profanity, cia, farce, buddies, head of state, coup d'etat, assassination plot, topical humor, top secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north korea, usa, asia, korea, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
 8K
Hopscotch (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When CIA operative Miles Kendig deliberately lets KGB agent Yaskov get away, his boss threatens to retire him. Kendig beats him to it, however, destroying his own records and traveling to Austria where he begins work on a memoir that will expose all ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: kgb, espionage, spy, cia, crimes, love and romance, lovers on the run, chases and races, rivalry, heroes, dishonesty, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, austria, germany, munich germany, bahamas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Brothers Grimsby (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Wrongfully accused and on the run, a top MI6 assassin joins forces with his long-lost, football hooligan brother to save the world from a sinister plot.
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious, ridiculous, parody ...
Plot: vulgarity, spy, farce, satire, culture clash, stupidity, secret agents, virus, espionage, soccer, undercover, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, uganda, santiago chile, northern england, south africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When diabolical genius, Dr. Evil travels back in time to steal superspy Austin Powers's ‘mojo’, Austin must return to the swingin' '60s himself – with the help of American agent, Felicity Shagwell – to stop the dastardly plan. ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, light, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, spy, secret agents, undercover, save the world, time machine, cloning, race against time, good versus evil, supermodel, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 90s, 20th century, year 1969, year 1967 ...
Place: london, seattle, washington d.c., seattle washington, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Keeping Up with the Joneses (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An ordinary suburban couple finds it’s not easy keeping up with the Joneses – their impossibly gorgeous and ultra-sophisticated new neighbors – especially when they discover that Mr. and Mrs. “Jones” are covert operatives.
Style: exciting, entertaining, humorous, captivating, tense ...
Plot: spy, espionage, strong female character, neighbor, suspicion, escape, rescue, undercover, mission, jealousy, undercover agent, husband wife relationship ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.0
 2K
French Spies (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ben and Bill are the two worst, completely useless agents - real losers. But who else would you send on a super-difficult top-secret mission? The French have just sold a new high-power M51 rocket to the Russians for crazy money. Unfortunately for ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: adventure, heroes, undercover, escapades, rivalry, chases and races, danger, two man army, secret agent, secret agents, spy, mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The world's most shagadelic spy continues his fight against Dr. Evil. This time, the diabolical doctor and his clone, Mini-Me, team up with a new foe -- '70s kingpin Goldmember. While pursuing the team of villains to stop them from world ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, exciting, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, spy, save the world, undercover, laser, gold, helicopter, master villain, disorder, heroic mission, good versus evil, james bond spoof ...
Time: 70s, 60s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: japan, belgium, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, ridiculous, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret organization, secret agent, undercover, espionage, secret service, mentor, british, undercover agent, child spy, spy, martial arts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1997, year 2014
Place: england, united kingdom, britain, london, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 77K
Fool's Gold (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Treasure hunter Ben "Finn" Finnegan has sunk his marriage to Tess and his trusty boat in his obsessive quest to find the legendary Queen's Dowry. When he finds a vital clue that may finally pinpoint the treasure's whereabouts, he ...
Style: exciting, realistic, entertaining, scenic, light ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, escapades, adventurer, yacht, ocean or sea, rivalry, boat, sunken treasure, beautiful scenery, ex husband ex wife relationship, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas, caribbean, florida, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Hands of a Murderer (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Action, Adventure
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sherlock Holme must track down his nemesis Professor Moriarty after the villain kidnaps Holme's brother Mycroft. The evil doctor is forcing his captive to decode highly classified military documents.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious
Plot: chases and races, mystery, crime, chase, partners against crime, deadly, conspiracy, chaos and mayhem, who done it, working undercover, kidnapping, riddles and clues ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
For Y'ur Height Only (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mr. Giant has kidnapped the brilliant Dr. Van Kohler and is planning to use the Doctor's invention, the N-bomb, to hold the world hostage. The only one who can foil Mr. Giant's evil scheme is Agent 00, a 3-foot-tall filipino martial arts ...
Style: parody
Plot: james bond spoof, spy, criminal syndicate, martial arts, organized crime, island, undercover agent, spy spoof, agent, kung fu, midget, secret agent ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Angels are charged with finding a pair of missing rings that are encoded with the personal information of members of the Witness Protection Program. As informants are killed, the ladies target a rogue agent who might be responsible.
Style: humorous, stylized, not serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: female spy, female agent, private detective, secret agents, undercover, spy, martial arts, investigation, friends, working undercover, danger, fighting crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mongolia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bourne is brought out of hiding once again by reporter Simon Ross who is trying to unveil Operation Blackbriar, an upgrade to Project Treadstone, in a series of newspaper columns. Information from the reporter stirs a new set of memories, and Bourne ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, secret agents, conspiracy, spy, corruption, fighting the system, manhunt, chases and races, danger, escapades, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: langley virginia, paris france, europe, london, united kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.4
 51K
I Spy (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When the Switchblade, the most sophisticated prototype stealth fighter created yet, is stolen from the U.S. government, one of the United States' top spies, Alex Scott, is called to action. What he doesn't expect is to get teamed up with a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: espionage, special agents, secret agent, secret agents, kidnapping, daring rescue, race against time, undercover, danger, escapades, buddies, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: budapest, central europe, washington d.c., budapest hungary, monte carlo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%