Movies like OSS 117: Mission for a Killer

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OSS 117: Mission for a Killer (1965)
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OSS 117: Mission for a Killer (1965)
Original name: Furia à Bahia pour OSS 117
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A secret agent is dispatched to find a rare and valuable drug.
Style: psychedelic, exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic, eurospy
Plot: spy, espionage, spy hero, secret agents, heroes, obsession, betrayal, crimes, undercover, vengeance, rivalry, airport, assassination, dishonesty, criminal heroes, drugs, seduction, jujitsu, femme fatale, sexual tension, peril, neo fascism, bound and gagged, female tied up, tape over mouth ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: brazil, latin america

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Most similar movies to OSS 117: Mission for a Killer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and exciting films with plots about undercover, heroes, espionage, secret agents, danger, rivalry and crimes mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres. Some movies like OSS 117: Mission for a Killer: Panic in Bangkok (1964), Mission to Tokyo (1966), To Commit a Murder (1967), The Democratic Terrorist (1992), Who's Got the Black Box? (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Panic in Bangkok (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A secret agent sets out to stop an evil scientist who is about to unleash on the world a virulent biological strain he has developed during experiments on rats.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: spy, espionage, secret agents, plague, rat, escapades, undercover, crimes, rivalry, master villain, heroes, assassination ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Mission to Tokyo (1966)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: US 24, an American Navy base in a small island in the Pacific, is annihilated. Hubert Bonisseur de la Bath, a French aristocrat that is also a secret agent, OSS 117, is sent to Tokyo to investigate who did it. Soon, he finds out that a cypher girl ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: espionage, spy, secret agents, battles, estrangement, gang, heroes, special agents, dishonesty, terrorism, politics, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Best of the Best 4: Without Warning (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of Russian mobsters have stolen a huge supply of paper for printing U.S. currency, and are now flooding the market with conterfeit bills. When one of the mobsters decides to give herself in and hand over a data CD to the DA, she is shot and ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, home invasion, empire, hostage, heroes, master warrior, gangsters, heroic mission, fighting crime, undercover, crimes, confined ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
To Commit a Murder (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A writer gets wrapped up in espionage.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: spy, espionage, kidnapping, scientist, rescue, heroes, dishonesty, undercover, state affairs, crimes, fall in love, graphic violence ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Democratic Terrorist (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hamilton is assigned to infiltrate a terrorist group in West Germany, a part of the Red Army Faction (RAF), that supposedly are planning an operation in Sweden. Hamilton is chosen because of his background in the leftist movement. As a member of the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, undercover, espionage, terrorism, secret agents, race against time, dishonesty, rivalry, heroes, impossible love, moral dilemma, gunfight ...
Time: 20th century
Place: germany, sweden, eastern europe, stockholm sweden, hamburg germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Who's Got the Black Box? (1967)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The widow of a murdered undercover NATO officer in Greece is the prime suspect in his killing. She finds herself embroiled in a bigger conspiracy about the sabotage of U.S. radar installations while trying to prove her innocence.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: spy, espionage, murder, conspiracy, false accusation, political intrigue, uncover truth, frame up, mistaken identity, working undercover, political corruption, obsession ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Inside Man (1984)
Genre: Mystery, Action, Thriller
Country: Sweden, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1981, after the successful test of a submarine tracker device developed by the Swedish scientist Paul Mandell and sponsored by the US government through his representative Miller, his industry is totally burned and the laser device is stolen. ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
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Place: sweden, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Suspect (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Dong-chul was the best special field agent in North Korea, but he’s abandoned by his government during a mission. While on the run, he looks for his wife and child, who were sold as slaves to China, only to discover their corpses. He soon finds ...
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, realistic, tense ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Art of War II: Betrayal (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Agent Neil Shaw is called out of retirement and finds himself in the midst of a plot to assassinate several leading Senators with himself set-up to take the rap for a recent killing
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
One Spy Too Many (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The men from U.N.C.L.E." are back! This time Robert Vaughn and David McCallum must stop the meglomanic Alexander (Rip Torn) from committing the world's greatest crimes.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
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Time: 60s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Assassins' Code (2011)
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Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A corporate assassination forces opportunistic double agents from three nations to fight to retrieve a high-tech computer disk containing schematics for a deadly weapon.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Bandit vs. Samurai Squad (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Kumokiri Nizaemon, a former samurai warrior, has abandoned his class to become the leader of a gang of thieves. He leads his outlaws in an attempt to rob the castle of his former clan.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, religions or cults, heist, cons and scams, vengeance, crimes, adventure, law enforcement, betrayal, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Spy with My Face (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, psychotronic ...
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Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Diamonds Are Forever (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Diamonds are stolen only to be sold again in the international market. James Bond infiltrates a smuggling mission to find out who’s guilty. The mission takes him to Las Vegas where Bond meets his archenemy Blofeld.
Style: exciting, tense, sexy, serious, realistic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Story: In the film that launched the James Bond saga, Agent 007 battles mysterious Dr. No, a scientific genius bent on destroying the U.S. space program. As the countdown to disaster begins, Bond must go to Jamaica, where he encounters beautiful Honey ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Mission: Impossible III (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, China, Italy
Duration: 126 min.
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Style: suspense, exciting, clever, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Story: Free-lance undercover agent Coplan receives a phone call from an old girlfriend in Turkey. The panic-stricken woman gives sketchy details of a plot that threatens world security. When Coplan arrives, he is told the woman has been killed, and the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, eurospy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Style: serious, rough, tense, realistic, exciting ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Bullet to Beijing (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, Canada, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When long-time British agent Harry Palmer loses his job because the Cold War is over, he's promptly approached by a Russian bossman, Alex. In St. Petersburg Alex tells Harry of his plan for Russia's future, which is threatened because a ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, cynical
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Mission: Impossible (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Ethan Hunt, the leader of a crack espionage team whose perilous operation has gone awry with no explanation, discovers that a mole has penetrated the CIA, he's surprised to learn that he's the No. 1 suspect. To clear his name, Hunt ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Great Spy Chase (1964)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A cold-war spy parody. After the death of an armaments manufacturer, an international group of spies is drawn into a high-stakes battle of wits to obtain the valuable military patents which have been inherited by the lovely widow.
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous, suspenseful ...
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Time: 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
From Russia with Love (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Agent 007 is back in the second installment of the James Bond series, this time battling a secret crime organization known as SPECTRE. Russians Rosa Klebb and Kronsteen are out to snatch a decoding device known as the Lektor, using the ravishing ...
Style: sexy, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, witty ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Intent to Kill (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
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Duration: 99 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.9
 514
Last Run (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frank Banner used to specialize in helping Soviet spies defect safely to the West. Banner's wife was shot to death aiding such an escape. Now, with the Cold War over, Banner is called upon to safely escort an ex-K.G.B. man who is wanted dead by ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, espionage, undercover, on the run, law enforcement, rivalry, secret agents, working undercover, vengeance, haunted by the past, tough heroes, empire ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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3 Musketeers (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Art of War (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When ruthless terrorists threaten to bring down the United Nations, they frame the one man they believe can stop them: an international security expert named Shaw. Now he must run from his own allies and become a solitary force for good, as he tries ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspense, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Hit List (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hit man's boss refers him to a client, a dangerous woman who mixes business with pleasure.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
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Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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