Movies like The House on Garibaldi Street

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The House on Garibaldi Street (1979)
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The House on Garibaldi Street (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Israeli officials learn than Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann may be living in Argentina, they send a team of secret agents to apprehend him.
Style: exciting, tense, sincere, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, mossad, espionage, crimes, vengeance, heroes, hostages, hostage, confined, politics, secret agents, ambition, track down, hopes, haunted by the past, heroic mission, chases and races, dishonesty, self control, disorder, rivalry, undercover, government agency, righting the wronged, post war ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: latin america, argentina, israel

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Most similar movies to The House on Garibaldi Street

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, danger, rivalry, heroes, state affairs and undercover mostly in Drama, Thriller and History genres. Some movies like The House on Garibaldi Street: To Commit a Murder (1967), The Feast of the Goat (2005), Freefall: Flight 174 (1995), The Man Who Captured Eichmann (1996), Pascali's Island (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
To Commit a Murder (1967)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A writer gets wrapped up in espionage.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: espionage, kidnapping, spy, undercover, chases and races, heroes, fall in love, graphic violence, state affairs, danger, rescue, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Feast of the Goat (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Dominican Republic, Spain, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Urania Cabral returns to Santo Domingo, after several years, and remembers her and her family's relationship to Rafael Trujillo, the Dominican dictator, as well as the events surrounding his assassination.
Style: emotional, rough, epic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: dishonesty, haunted by the past, vengeance, political corruption, homecoming, parents and children, introspection, family relations, rivalry, hopes, deadly, strong violent content ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 20th century
Place: latin america, dominican republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Freefall: Flight 174 (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: True story of a brand-new Canadian airliner running out of fuel in-flight and forced to glide to the nearest airfield.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: catastrophe, heroes, crimes, race against time, confined, escapades, danger, chases and races, hostage, hostages, fighting crime, airplane ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, new york, montreal, montreal quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Man Who Captured Eichmann (1996)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in 1960, the story follows the efforts of the Mossad, the Israeli Secret Service, to find former SS Colonel Adolf Eichmann, who ran from Germany to Argentina and took the name Ricardo Clement. He was wanted for the murders of both Europeans and ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: holocaust, world war two, manhunt, danger, state affairs, righting the wronged, kidnapping, heroic mission, confined, secret agents, against humanity, government agency ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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The Taking of Flight 847: The Uli Derickson Story (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This made-for-television film documents the takeover of the TWA airliner in flight from Athens to Rome in 1985. The focus is on the flight attendant, Uli Derickson, whose courage and hope helped save all but one of the passengers on the plane. The ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, bleak, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, hijacking, deadly, hostages, danger, crimes, hostage, stewardess, leadership, rivalry, rescue ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, greece, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Leona Helmsley: The Queen of Mean (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Spanning years of both Harry and Leona Helmsley's cutthroat control of their eponymonous empire, this made-for-TV movie chronicles both the high and low points of the couple's life together.
Style: cynical, realistic, serious, sincere
Plot: ambition, rise and fall, blind ambition, unfulfillment, crimes, manipulations, dishonesty, manipulation, cons and scams, couple relations, couples, cheating ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 50s, 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Pascali's Island (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 1908: Pascali, a spy for the Sultan, sends reports to Istanbul that nobody reads. His suspicions are roused when a British archaeologist appears, who may not be quite what he seems.
Style: tense, realistic, serious
Plot: island, romance, dishonesty, love and romance, betrayal, adventure, government agency, political corruption, love triangle, heist, heroic mission, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 1900s
Place: turkey, ottoman empire
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Man in the Glass Booth (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Arthur Goldman is a rich Jewish industrialist, living in luxury in a Manhattan high-rise. He banters with his assistant Charlie, often shocking Charlie with his outrageousness and irreverence about aspects of Jewish life. Nonetheless, Charlie is ...
Style: tense, captivating, talky, serious, realistic ...
Plot: holocaust, courtroom, genocide, racism, skyscraper, courtroom drama, destiny, crimes, confined, uncover truth, anti semitism, redemption ...
Place: usa, middle east, israel, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 536
Sleepless Town (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Kenichi is a half-Japanese, half-Chinese man of the underworld. You can sell him anything except children's organs. His domain is in Kabukicho, a gangland controlled by various Shanghai gangs intent on taking control. His former ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: heroes, uncover truth, heroic mission, police investigation, crime, vengeance, dishonesty, crimes, drug dealing, police corruption, master criminal, track down ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 2.5
 364
Lethal (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A sexy and lethal female mercenary takes on an international syndicate of weapons smugglers run by the Russian Mafia.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female martial artist, rescue, adventure, save the day, law enforcement, danger, espionage, dishonesty, secret agents, confined, government agency, undercover ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Manuscripts Don't Burn (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Khosrow and Morteza set out on a mission to kill someone. The assassination ought to be arranged as a suicide. At the last minute however, they are obliged to change their initial plans…
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense ...
Plot: assassination, politics, moral dilemma, political corruption, murder, crimes, political conspiracy, kidnapping, mission gone awry, deadly, repression, conspiracy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: iran, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Have You Seen My Son (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A woman fears for her son's health when her ex-husband kidnaps him.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: kidnapping, crime, family relations, family problems, couple relations, parents and children, missing child, obsessive quest, confined, crimes, child custody, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: oregon, mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Master Spy: The Robert Hanssen Story (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Drama. TV Movie.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, contemplative
Plot: espionage, rise and fall, undercover, secret agents, government agency, dishonesty, betrayal, politics, fbi, kgb, mentally unstable, female nudity ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Family of Spies (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Fact based story of John A. Walker, Jr., a Navy Chief Warrant Officer with access to top secret cryptographic communications. As a result of mounting debts, he sold secrets to the Soviets in 1967, a practice that he continued thereafter. He further ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: betrayal, espionage, state affairs, buddies, heroes, political unrest, couple relations, political conspiracy, secret agents, government agency, head of state, special agents ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: russia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.2
 577
Afterburn (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on a true story, one woman takes on the U.S. military and General Dynamics; maker of the F-16, thought to be the very best tactical fighter in the world. Air Force Captain Theodore T. Harduvel was one of the best F-16 pilots the U.S. had to ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: heroes, state affairs, dishonesty, law enforcement, hopes, politics, uncover truth, fighting the system, investigation, rivalry, military, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.1
 979
Vendetta (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Based on a true tale of power, corruption and murder, Christopher Walken stars in the story of the largest lynching in American history...
Style: captivating, sincere, emotional, bleak, rough ...
Plot: immigrants, courtroom drama, state affairs, rebellion, society, life is a bitch, rivalry, crime, legal, politics, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.6
 1K
The Innocent (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A young engineer is sent to post-WWII Berlin to help the Americans in spying on the Russians. In a time and place where discretion is still a man’s best friend, he falls in love with a mysterious woman who will take him on the dark side of evil.
Style: sexy, sexual, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: danger, espionage, couples, dishonesty, mysterious character, government agency, state affairs, secret agents, heroes, undercover, world war two, infidelity ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
 431
The Upper Hand (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In Paris, a gold smuggler is at war with other local gangsters who want piece of the action. Then the mob shows up and makes things worse. And an undercover US Treasury Department agent is trying to infiltrate the smuggle business.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, danger, special agents, hidden identity, crimes, chases and races, government agency, heroes, criminal heroes, undercover, crime, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: cuba, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 6.1
 2K
The Wee Man (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The true life story of the rise to power of Glasgow gangster Paul Ferris.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rise and fall, rise to the top, frame up, vengeance, rivalry, crimes, life is a bitch, society, criminal's revenge, ambition, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 70s
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The System Within (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Tony "Wise" Good, is an internationally famous model. He fought his way out of the inner city and rocketed straight to the top. He had it all... The career, the trophy wife, fame, fortune and all the luxuries that come with success. But ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: rivalry, ambition, rise and fall, rise to the top, dishonesty, lifestyle, betrayal, fashion model, husband wife relationship, nightmare comes true, fashion, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Executioner (1970)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A British intelligence agent must track down a fellow spy suspected of being a double agent.
Style: rough, suspenseful, talky, exciting, serious ...
Plot: espionage, spy, adventure, dishonesty, secret agents, chases and races, betrayal, graphic violence, political corruption, working undercover, government agency, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 659
The Hot Potato (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The 'Hot Potato' is an exciting new British period ‘caper movie’, in the spirit of ‘The Italian Job’ and ‘Two Way Stretch’ and is based on real events which took place at the end of the 1960s in London’s East End.
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: heist, hitman, nuclear threat, crimes, chase, criminal heroes, danger, cons and scams, dishonesty, car chase, gangsters, road trip ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: europe, england, london, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.1
 353
My Gal Sunday (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: It was love at first sight for beautiful young lawyer Sandra "Sunday" O'Brien-Parker (Rachel Blanchard) and Henry Parker (Cameron Mathison), retiring White House Secretary of State, when Sunday's dad Danny (Jack Wagner), ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, rough ...
Plot: investigation, rescue, fighting crime, rivalry, danger, uncover truth, hitman, race against time, confined, murder, couple relations, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 6.8
 465
Mossad 101 (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Cadets from every level of Israeli society undergo intense training to join their country's elite, highly classified intelligence service, the Mossad. The series revolves around a secret Mossad compound called 'HaMidrasha', which is ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, government agency, undercover, state affairs, training, mossad, israeli, spy, rivalry, military training, secret agent
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.6
 536
Violent Blue (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Katarina is a music teacher obsessed with an unfinished symphony. She worries about her brother, Ondrej an introverted inventor whose financiers are reputedly shady and dangerous. Then one day, her ex-husband Pietro shows up in her house and locks ...
Style: serious, realistic, cynical, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: obsession, murder, dishonesty, sexual relations, losing-it hero, captivity, confined, danger, mute or deaf, misfit, social misfits, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Along Came a Spider (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The widow of a scientist who was murdered by his colleagues goes undercover at the research lab where he worked to expose them.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, mind bending
Plot: scientist, mystery, crimes, disorder, laboratory, uncover truth, experiment gone awry, intrigue, rivalry, deadly, amateur detective, frame up ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The World Made Straight (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In a rural Appalachian community haunted by the legacy of a Civil War massacre, a rebellious young man struggles to escape the violence that would bind him to the past.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: starting over, haunted by the past, social relations, crimes, life is a bitch, civil war, friendship, family relations, danger, hopes, youth, coming of age ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: north carolina, usa, appalachia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
One More Chance (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An ex-convict, after spending six years in prison, tries to re-establish a relationship with the son he hasn't seen in all that time.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: student film
Plot: friendship, kidnapping, cons and scams, missing person, confined, adventure, crimes, father son relationship, ex convict
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Berlin Tunnel 21 (1981)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: In Berlin in 1961, an American soldier and a German engineer join forces to build a tunnel under the Berlin Wall in order to smuggle out refugees, including the soldier's East German girlfriend.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: tunnel, escape, hopes, escapades, daring rescue, getting home, confined, human spirit, political unrest, against the odds, ambition, obsessive quest ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, east berlin, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Samaritan: The Mitch Snyder Story (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: sincere, thought provoking, uplifting, realistic, serious
Plot: fighting the system, state affairs, politics, hopes, society, legal, misfit, heroes, life is a bitch, social misfits, heroic mission, human spirit ...
Time: 80s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%