Movies like Rogue Male

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Rogue Male (1976)
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Rogue Male (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Early in 1939 Sir Robert Thorndyke takes aim at Adolf Hitler with a high powered rifle, but the shot misses its mark. Captured and tortured by the Gestapo and left for dead, Sir Robert makes his way back to England where he discovers the Gestapo has followed him. Knowing that his government would turn him over to German authorities, Sir Robert goes underground in his battle with his pursuers.
Style: exciting, rough, bleak, serious, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, adventure, crimes, hitman, heroes, politics, fascism, manhunt, society, dishonesty, escapades, assassination, state affairs, survival, hunting, jewish, forest, assassin, hunter, hitler, torture, racial slur, fisherman, boat, bicycle ...
Time: 1930s, year 1939, 30s
Place: england, europe, germany, london

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Most similar movies to Rogue Male

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and rough films with plots about danger, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, chases and races, state affairs and heroes mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Rogue Male: Hennessy (1975), The Domino Killings (1977), The Contractor (2007), The Executioner (1970), Travellers (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hennessy (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set in the Seventies, Hennessy is a Irishman who believes in peace, but who has had connections to the IRA. Hennessy's family is killed, and he plots revenge, setting out to assassinate Queen Elizabeth of England.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, manhunt, revenge, war hero, assassination attempt, rivalry, politics, heroes, assassination, law enforcement, crimes, fugitives ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london, ireland, europe, england, belfast
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Domino Killings (1977)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tucker is a chronic underachiever and a loser. A Vietnam war veteran who just can't seem to keep out of trouble, in the years since his discharge. The only thing he got out of the war was his skill with a rifle. Now, serving a long stretch in ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, conspiracy, assassination, vietnam veteran, political corruption, political conspiracy, frame up, politics, law enforcement, espionage, secret agents, assassination attempt ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, spain, asia, europe, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Contractor (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Former CIA Operative, James Dial is coaxed back into action to kill a terrorist in London, but it all goes wrong and he is forced into hiding, where he meets and befriends a 12 year old girl.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, betrayal, assassination, manhunt, heroes, crimes, murder, hitman, on the run, friendship, law enforcer killer, train travel ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, usa, europe, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: exciting, talky, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: espionage, spy, working undercover, vengeance, courtroom drama, friendship, political corruption, political conspiracy, mole, graphic violence, betrayal, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Travellers (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Four friends set out on a motorcycle adventure weekend, clocking up miles in an attempt to outrun their age and urban lifestyles. After bartering with a local land owner for a place to set up camp, they spend the night reminiscing over their wasted ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, murder, crimes, captivity, haunted by the past, confined, forest, escapades, buddies, wilderness, friendship, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Secret Agent (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: London of the late 19th century is a haven for political exiles of all sorts - refugees, partisans, anarchists. Verloc has made his living spying for the Russian goverment, an agent provacateur of sorts, while simultaneously providing information to ...
Style: psychological, realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: espionage, terrorism, secret agents, police inspector, bomb, politics, undercover, state affairs, mentally challenged, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s, 1930s, 18th century
Place: london, england, europe, scotland, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Statement (2003)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada, France, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The film is set in France in the 1990s, the French were defeated by the Germans early in World War II, an armistice was signed in 1940 which effectively split France into a German occupied part in the North and a semi-independent part in the south ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, intense, realistic ...
Plot: war criminal, investigation, politics, murder, on the run, fighting the system, life is a bitch, state affairs, law enforcement, haunted by the past, world war two, justice ...
Time: 1940s, 90s
Place: france, europe, provence, vichy, paris france ...
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73%
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Dirty War (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After years of meticulous planning, a terrorist operation is reaching its final stages. The authorities have received no intelligence; they are in a race against time but don't yet know it. As the operation unfolds, we see the working lives of ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: radical, firefighter, secret agents, terrorism, save the day, political conspiracy, working undercover, special agents, government agency, undercover, crimes, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Hong Kong 97 (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Hong Kong 97 takes place in Hong Kong right before the transfer of power from Britain to China. Reginald Cameron, an assassin affiliated with a large corporation with interests in the colony, guns down key members of the Chinese envoy which will ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, chase, hitman, partners against crime, best friends, life is a bitch, law enforcement, assassination, crimes, dishonesty, survival, escapades ...
Time: 90s, year 1997, near future
Place: china, hong kong, england, asia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Escape to Nowhere (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Who is Anton Haliakov, who has just been abducted by the M.I.5 in London? A Soviet scientist apparently. But sixteen years before the man had another identity, Clément Tibère, and another nationality, French. So what led him to become Russian and ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, espionage, heroes, undercover, manhunt, escapades, dishonesty, crimes, rebellion, state affairs, cons and scams, kidnapping ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london, russia, england, alps, geneva switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.2
 2K
Headshot (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A hitman named Tul is shot in the head during an assignment. When he wakes up from a two month coma Tul discovers that he literally sees everything upside down.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, disorder, dishonesty, crimes, frame up, secret movement, assassination, rivalry, chase, honest law enforcer, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
American Roulette (1988)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Carlos Quintas, the democratically-elected president of an unnamed South American country, has been deposed by a military coup. He is in London, the head of a government in exile, rallying international support. He is also a poet of talent and ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: revolution, head of state, politics, espionage, assassination attempt, rebellion, dishonesty, state affairs, crimes, heroes, terrorism, on the run ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The American Trap (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: One of the greatest conspiracies of all time, and one lone man is trying to uncover it.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: assassination, crimes, dishonesty, dictator, trap, cia, cuban revolution, mafia, conspiracy, john f. kennedy, president, american ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cuba, russia, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Ghosted (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: ‘GHOSTED’ tells a story of survival inside a British Prison. Jack a model prisoner, has kept his head down and done his time. After his wife confirms that she is leaving him, on the anniversary of their son’s death, the only thing that keeps ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak, twists and turns ...
Plot: prison life, prison, prison rape, survival, haunted by the past, confined, crimes, criminal heroes, prison fight, strong violent content, jail cell, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Escape (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Ten years after the Black Death devastated the country, a poor family sets out on a journey to search for better living conditions. In a deserted mountain pass, they are attacked by a gang of ruthless killer thieves. The only one spared is 19 year ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, on the run, adventure, woman in danger, chase, escapades, gang, confined, captivity, violence spree, manhunt, brutality ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Midnight Man (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: British soldiers force a recently captured IRA terrorist to cooperate with them and then assign him to go undercover with a gang of terrorists and prevent them from killing the U.S. President. But the spy isn't in long before he realizes that ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, soldier, terrorism, ira, political intrigue, working undercover, royal family, political conspiracy, sexual content, graphic violence, rivalry, golden years ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The 9/11 Commission Report (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Independent writer-director Leigh Slawner helms this chilling dramatization of the findings laid out in the best-selling 9/11 Commission Report, a document that sought to analyze the circumstances surrounding coordinated terrorist attacks against ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world trade center manhattan new york city, investigation, uncover truth, chaos, politics, state affairs, americana, society, terrorism, fbi agent, terrorist, hotel room ...
Time: september 11 2001, 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, washington d.c., london, pakistan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Entrusted (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Hoping to entrap Maria von Gall, who runs a courageous underground railroad for Jews in France, the Nazis kidnap her son Thomas, a brilliant 11-year-old chess master. An exchange arrangement goes awry and he sees her die in a hail of bullets; but he ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: chess, prodigy, holocaust, survival, young heroes, on the run, heroic mission, youth, against humanity, war, rivalry, boy genius ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: europe, france, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Hidden Agenda (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In Ireland, American lawyer Ingrid Jessner and her activist partner, Paul Sullivan, struggle to uncover atrocities committed by the British government against the Northern Irish during the "Troubles." But when Sullivan is assassinated in ...
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, tense, bleak ...
Plot: politics, investigation, conspiracy, terrorism, torture, ira, power relations, folk, uncover truth, political intrigue, political corruption, legal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: ireland, northern ireland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Silent Trigger (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Waxman is a former Special Forces soldier who is now working as a heavily armed assassin for a top secret government agency. When a covert mission goes terribly wrong, Waxman and fellow assassin Clegg become that agency's prime targets.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, soldier, heroes, tough heroes, psychopath, skyscraper, working undercover, hostage, terrorism, chase, adventure, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Sudden Terror (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A boy who cries wolf witnesses a political assassination on the island of Malta. But will anyone other than his granddad believe him?
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: chase, on the run, assassination, murder, witnessing a crime, state affairs, protagonist as suspect, amateur detective, dishonesty, assassination attempt, heroes, manhunt ...
Time: 60s
Place: malta, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Enemy Within (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Colonel Casey discovers what appears to be plans by General Lloyd to use fake military excercises to assist Jack Giddings in his plans to remove President Foster from office. Colonel Casey, and President Foster must find evidence that there is a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, political thriller
Plot: conspiracy, political corruption, betrayal, state affairs, race against time, government agency, manhunt, undercover, revolution, political intrigue, political conspiracy, politics ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.0
 1K
Baltic Storm (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A journalist from Berlin, Germany, and a Swedish lawyer discover the truth behind the sinking of the "MS Estonia" in 1994, where more than 850 people drowned.
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: conspiracy, crimes, investigation, escapades, state affairs, terrorism, dishonesty, uncover truth, media, journalism, fighting the system, politics ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, estonia, russia, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Infiltrator (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Infiltrator is an American film about an Israeli freelance journalist who travels to Germany circa the early 1990's and uncovers a story about a dangerously pervasive underground Neo-Nazi faction, who are intent to bring Nazism back to the ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: undercover, journalism, racism, state affairs, crimes, good versus evil, immigrants, dishonesty, life is a bitch, rebellion, confined, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
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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, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: hitman, nuclear threat, heist, criminal heroes, chase, dishonesty, crimes, car chase, cons and scams, gangsters, road trip, uranium ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1969
Place: europe, london, england, vatican, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.9
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Days of Terror (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the midst of a personal crisis, junior senator Maggie Davidson (Holly) ascertains that she's the subject of a terrorist plot.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political conspiracy, save the day, undercover, politics, crimes, terrorism, rivalry, dishonesty, state affairs, murder, human nature, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 1K
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, intense, exciting ...
Plot: iron curtain, kgb, espionage, undercover, assassination, cold war, dishonesty, politics, journalism, government agency, rivalry, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, east germany, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: serious, realistic, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: tunnel, escape, ambition, obsessive quest, getting home, daring rescue, adventure, state affairs, hopes, military, soldier, heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, east berlin, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Puerto Vallarta Squeeze (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An American government hit man on the run makes a pact with two travelers to help him disappear in the Mexican jungle.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, adventure, on the run, rivalry, crimes, undercover, vengeance, jungle, dishonesty, hostage, heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 749
The Defector (1966)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Professor Bower, an American physicist, is effectively blackmailed by a shady CIA agent named Adams to help the CIA obtain secret microfilm from a defecting Russian scientist. The reluctant Bower travels to East Germany undercover as an antiques ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, government agency, race against time, state affairs, undercover, military, escapades, dishonesty, conspiracy, kgb, hitman ...
Time: 60s
Place: germany, europe, west germany, east berlin, german democratic republic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%