Movies like Triple Cross

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Triple Cross (1966)
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Triple Cross (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, France, West Germany
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A safecracker turns double agent during WWII.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, prison, espionage, world war two, military, safecracker, double agent, war, adventure, heist, island, heroes, confined, soldier, betrayal, prison life, heroic mission, dishonesty, wartime life, escapades, undercover, government agency, state affairs, cons and scams, secret agent ...
Time: 1940s
Place: england, germany, europe, paris france, english channel

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Most similar movies to Triple Cross

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about war, world war two, heroes, danger, military, espionage and escapades mostly in War, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Triple Cross: Zeppelin (1971), Operation Crossbow (1965), Morituri (1965), Code Name: Emerald (1985), Age of Heroes (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Zeppelin (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The outbreak of World War I places Scots officer Geoffrey Richter-Douglas in an uncomfortable position. Although his allegiance is to Britain, his mother was from an aristocratic Bavarian family, and he spent his summers in Germany as a child. When ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zeppelin, world war one, undercover, war, military, adventure, espionage, secret agents, adventurer, soldier, escapades, government agency ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: scotland, germany, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Operation Crossbow (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Allied agents infiltrate the Nazi rocket complex at Peenemunde in order to obtain their secrets and sabotage the plant.The film alternates between German developments of the V-1 missile and V-2 rocket (with a German cast speaking their own language) ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, espionage, undercover, rocket, double agent, working undercover, heroic mission, heroes, secret agents, danger, escapades, war ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: germany, london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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Morituri (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A German living in India during World War II is blackmailed by the English to impersonate an SS officer on board a cargo ship leaving Japan for Germany carrying a large supply of rubber for tyres. His mission is to disable the scuttling charges so ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, anti war, ship, undercover, rescue, submarine, mutiny, cargo ship, dishonesty, secret agents, war, hidden identity ...
Time: year 1942, 1940s
Place: japan, germany, asia, england, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Code Name: Emerald (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In april 1944, an allied agent is sent to France in order to rescue an "overlord" captured by the Germans. (An "overlord" is one of the few men who knew the date and place of the "D" day). To achieve this goal, he will ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: espionage, world war two, d day, rescue, undercover, war, escapades, danger, secret agents, nazi uniform, ss, agent ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1944
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Age of Heroes (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The true story of the formation of Ian Fleming's 30 Commando unit, a precursor for the elite forces in the U.K.
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, insubordination, heroic mission, adventure, battle zone, race against time, dishonesty, danger, chase, betrayal, military base, military life ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1940
Place: norway, scotland, europe, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Last Drop (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Different factions in WWII-era Holland race to find a stash of Nazi gold.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, gold, battles, military life, heroic mission, adventure, against humanity, espionage, survival, military, confined, danger ...
Place: holland, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Eagle Has Landed (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When the Nazi high command learns in late 1943 that Winston Churchill will be spending time at a country estate in Norfolk, it hatches an audacious scheme to kidnap the prime minister and spirit him to Germany for enforced negotiations with Hitler.
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, tense, intense ...
Plot: world war two, nazi germany, soldier, rescue, insubordination, nazis, espionage, crimes, danger, leadership, secret agents, military ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: england, germany, europe, poland, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Riddle of the Sands (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the early years of the 20th Century, two British yachtsmen (Michael York and Simon MacCorkindale) stumble upon a German plot to invade the east coast of England in a flotilla of specially designed barges. They set out to thwart this terrible ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: yacht, military, espionage, danger, undercover, state affairs, conquering, heroes, ship, spy, world war one, war ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: germany, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Heroes of Telemark (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Set in German-occupied Norway, this is based on the efforts of the Norwegian resistance to sabotage German development of the atomic bomb. Resistance fighter Knut Straud enlists the reluctant physicist Rolf Pedersen in an effort to destroy the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, factory, heroes, skiing, resistance fighter, sabotage, espionage, saboteur, secret agents, war, master villain, daring rescue ...
Time: 1940s
Place: norway, england, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Hanover Street (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Margaret is a nurse in England during WW2, and married to a secret agent. Things get complicated when she falls for David, an American pilot.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sincere
Plot: world war two, secret mission, secret agents, war, infidelity, couple relations, fall in love, love triangle, couples, romance, danger, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: london, europe, england, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Spy (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Spring 1941. Center of Moscow. Duel of the two intelligence services turns more and more tense.
Style: realistic, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prospector, world war two, heroes, undercover, secret agents, spy, secret police, mole, heroic mission, mentor, rivalry, life & death ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1941
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Brass Target (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: USA, West Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: General George S. Patton died in a car accident in 1945. However, now speculates that his death was actually a murder carefully prepared by his staff to cover a large theft of gold.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: gold, assassination, mystery, danger, war, deadly, dishonesty, undercover, adventure, soldier, hitman, heist ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Von Ryan's Express (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Von Ryan's Express stars Frank Sinatra as a POW colonel who leads a daring escape from Nazi Germany by taking over a freight train, but he has to win over the British soldiers he finds himself commanding.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: train, escape, world war two, prison, behind enemy lines, pow, war, adventure, confined, fugitives, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: switzerland, italy, germany, europe, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Escape to Athena (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: During the World War II, the prisoners of a German camp in a greek island are trying to escape. They don't want only their freedom, but they also seek for an ineffable treasure hidden in a monastery at the top of the island's mountain.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, disturbing, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, world war two, island, adventure, chase, archaeologist, soldier, daring rescue, war, danger, survival, military ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: greece, europe, balkan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Force 10 from Navarone (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mallory and Miller are back. The survivors of Navarone are sent on a mission along with a unit called Force 10, which is led by Colonel Barnsby. But Force 10 has a mission of their own which the boys know nothing about.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: world war two, battles, double agent, military, task force, survival, adventure, war, danger, heroic mission, racism, against the odds ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 70s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, italy, england, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Eagles Over London (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The British High Command finds itself in the thick of a huge dilemma when it is realized that they have long been infiltrated by spies from a German intelligence group. This all happens during the preliminary stages of the Battle of Britain.
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evacuation, world war two, escapades, military, danger, army investigation, law enforcement, undercover, war, heroes, chases and races, soldier ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1940
Place: england, london, france, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Casablanca Express (1989)
Genre: Action, Thriller, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: It is 1942 and the conflict between the U.S. and Germany is getting heated, U.S. Intelligence soon discovers that the Natzis are planning to capture Winston Churchill. In order to protect him they send commando Al Cooper to guard Churchill who is ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, world war two, battles, kidnapping, train, espionage, secret agents, graphic violence, war, deadly, escapades, head of state ...
Time: 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
All the Queen's Men (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: USA, Austria, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A mismatched team of British Special Services agents led by an American must infiltrate, in disguise, a female-run Enigma factory in Berlin and bring back the decoding device that will end the war.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: man dressed as woman, undercover, espionage, secret agents, military life, heroic mission, rescue, government agency, military, against the rules, danger, world war two ...
Place: germany, europe, england, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Resistance (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It is 1944 and the D-Day invasion has failed, Germany's army have successfully invaded England and the Nazi war-machine is now heading west towards Wales. A group of women in an isolated Welsh village near the English border wake up to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: espionage, life is a bitch, danger, war, undercover, wartime life, missing person, world war two, strong female presence, resistance fighter
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Line in the Sand (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a remote village on the Suffolk Coast, Frank Perry (Ross Kemp) waits for his past to catch up with him. Previously a spy for MI6 working on Iranian chemical and biological weapons production, his reports led to the deaths of many Iranian ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: espionage, hidden identity, undercover, secret agents, terrorism, on the run, government agency, betrayal, danger, special agents, heroes, battles ...
Time: contemporary
Place: middle east, england, iran, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Dirty Dozen: The Fatal Mission (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: USA, Yugoslavia, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A renegade team of World War II soldiers. This time, one of the 12 is a woman and, with a Nazi spy within their midst, they're up against German wartime geniuses out to establish a Fourth Reich.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, war, military, adventure, danger, good versus evil, against the odds, heroic mission, heroes, world war two, suicide mission, resistance movement ...
Place: denmark, liverpool, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Misfit Brigade (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, Denmark, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: War story of the 27th Panzers, Hitler's heavy-duty combat regiment composed of prisoners.
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: world war two, soldier, battles, anti war, nazism, eastern front, war, escapades, against humanity, rebellion, military, prison life ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: germany, ussr, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Shining Through (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Spirited New Yorker Linda Voss goes to work for international lawyer and secret Office of Strategic Services operative Ed Leland just before World War II. As they fall in love, the United States enters the fight against Hitler, and Linda volunteers ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: double agent, world war two, nazi germany, behind enemy lines, espionage, romance, wartime life, secret agents, love and romance, working undercover, translator, wartime ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, new york, berlin germany, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Warriors Five (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: World War II Italy...1943. After parachuting behind enemy lines on an espionage mission, an American soldier is imprisoned by the enemy. He escapes with four Italian prisoners, enlisting their aid in exploding a bridge.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, prison, soldier, military, paratrooper, american, espionage, escapades, heroes, war, confined, adventure ...
Place: germany, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Where Eagles Dare (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: World War II is raging, and an American general has been captured and is being held hostage in the Schloss Adler, a Bavarian castle that's nearly impossible to breach. It's up to a group of skilled Allied soldiers to liberate the general ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mountain, world war two, military, espionage, undercover, heroes, double agent, behind enemy lines, sabotage, falling from height, explosion, castle ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: germany, austria, alps, bavaria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Behind Enemy Lines (1985)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Professor-turned-spy Col. Calvin Turner and his associate, workaholic Lt. Shelley Flynn, plan a daring rescue behind enemy lines in World War II German-occupied Norway of a brilliant scientist who may or may not be aiding the Germans.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: rebellion, heroes, state affairs, danger, escapades, espionage, criminal heroes, military, war, chases and races, against humanity, wartime life ...
Time: 20th century
Place: europe, norway, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Dirty Dozen: Next Mission (1985)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Major Reisman is "volunteered" to lead another mission using convicted army soldiers, sentenced to either death or long prison terms. This time their mission is to kill a Nazi general who plans to assassinate Hitler.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, soldier, assassination, convict, army, heroic mission, military life, confined, leadership, wartime life, escapades, danger ...
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Devil's Brigade (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: 1968 American war film about the formation and first mission of the joint Canadian-American WWII special forces winter and mountain unit formally called 1st Special Service Force, but commonly known as “The Devil’s Brigade”. The film ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, commando, battles, heroes, war, military, anti war, military life, basic training, wartime life, escapades, espionage ...
Time: 1940s
Place: italy, europe, norway, canada, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Guns of Navarone (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: A team of allied saboteurs are assigned an impossible mission: infiltrate an impregnable Nazi-held island and destroy the two enormous long-range field guns that prevent the rescue of 2,000 trapped British soldiers.
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, adventure, island, german, battles, behind enemy lines, military, allies, resistance, war, heroic mission, save the day ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943
Place: germany, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The War Lover (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Buzz Rickson is a dare-devil World War II bomber pilot with a death wish. Failing at everything not involving flying, Rickson lives for the most dangerous missions. His crew lives with this aspect of his personality only because they know he always ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: bomber, save the day, war, military life, wartime life, love triangle, introspection, survival, human nature, battles, military, soldier ...
Place: england, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%