Movies like The Blue Mauritius

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The Blue Mauritius (2020)
The Blue Mauritius (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Germany, South Africa, France, UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five international thieves meet in Cape Town to steal the most valuable stamp in the world.
Plot: thief, heist, theft, criminal gang
Place: cape town south africa

Most similar movies to The Blue Mauritius

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, serious and realistic films with plots about danger, betrayal, heist, explosion, chases and races, chase and revenge mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Blue Mauritius: Hotwire (1980), Fast & Furious 6 (2013), Cliffhanger (1993), The Meeting (2017), Lost (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hotwire (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Car thieves go to work.
Plot: heist, robbery, risk, blackmail, theft, danger, thief, bad guy, same actor playing two characters simultaneously on screen, burglar
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Fast & Furious 6 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Spain, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Hobbs has Dominic and Brian reassemble their crew to take down a team of mercenaries: Dominic unexpectedly gets convoluted also facing his presumed deceased girlfriend, Letty.
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: car chase, car race, street racing, chases and races, fbi, presumed dead, car theft, heist, teamwork, group of criminals, tough heroes, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, spain, germany, england, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.4
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Cliffhanger (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, France, Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A year after losing his friend in a tragic 4,000-foot fall, former ranger Gabe Walker and his partner, Hal, are called to return to the same peak to rescue a group of stranded climbers, only to learn the climbers are actually thieving hijackers who ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: mountain climbing, heist, climbing, mountain, forces of nature, rescue, money, rocky mountains, heroes, save the day, one man army, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Meeting (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Marcus is working for the FBI as a informant after he was caught for being a master thief. Now, his handler, Jennings, has discovered that Fredrick Bernhardt, a crime boss, maybe responsible for the disappearance of his wife. Marcus must go ...
Style: suspense
Plot: informant, thief
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Lost (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trapped in a maze of endless desert highways, bound by a vital deadline, and pursued by an unseen menace....Jeremy Stanton is about to take the longest ride of his life. He will learn that when you reach the crossroads of life...you must be careful ...
Style: realistic, tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: on the road, map, heist, chases and races, danger, crimes, race against time, road trip, desert, husband wife relationship, isolation, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Wolf's Call (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Thriller set in the milieu of French nuclear submarines.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, disturbing, atmospheric
Plot: submarine, sonar, sea, army, underwater scene, nuclear missile, french army, investigation, danger, romance, bug, entrapment ...
Time: near future, frogman
Place: france
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69%
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 ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, cia, espionage, mission, undercover, chase, spy, betrayal, double agent, terrorist, embassy, secret service ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: prague, paris france, berlin germany, langley virginia, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Laser Mission (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: West Germany, South Africa, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A CIA agent is sent to get Professor Braun before the KGB can seize him as the Prof's knowledge, together with a recently stolen diamond, could be used to make a laser cannon.
Style: serious, suspenseful, feel good, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, secret agents, heroes, government, laser, scientist, kgb, heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, espionage, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, south africa
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57%
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Code Name: Vengeance (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Soldier of fortune, Monroe Bieler, is sent to dole out some American-style justice when the wife and child of an African president are kidnapped by terrorists.
Style: low-budget
Plot: gunfight, mercenary, secret agent, royal family, massacre, release from prison, prison fight, cia, sexploitation, kidnapping, explosion, rebel leader ...
Place: south africa, cape town south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.7
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The Lookout (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A major police operation to take down a notorious gang of bank robbers goes horribly wrong when a rooftop sniper opens fire, killing several police officers and causing an explosive distraction in which the robbers make their getaway. Commissioner ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, manhunt, police detective, rivalry, track down, heist, deadly, crimes, chase, sniper, escapades, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Transporter Refueled (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: France, China, Belgium, Monaco
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The fast-paced action movie is again set in the criminal underworld in France, where Frank Martin is known as The Transporter, because he is the best driver and mercenary money can buy. In this installment, he meets Anna and they attempt to take ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: one man army, car, chases and races, heroes, danger, organized crime, security guard, tough guy, driver, father son relationship, gunfight, bank robbery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2010, year 1995, 2010s ...
Place: europe, france, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Die Hard with a Vengeance (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: New York detective John McClane is back and kicking bad-guy butt in the third installment of this action-packed series, which finds him teaming with civilian Zeus Carver to prevent the loss of innocent lives. McClane thought he'd seen it all, ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, gunfight, bomb, explosion, gold, deception, heist, violence, hung over, racial slur, danger, race against time ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, quarry
Place: new york, usa, quebec, harlem manhattan new york city, harlem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Mission: Impossible II (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: With computer genius Luther Stickell at his side and a beautiful thief on his mind, agent Ethan Hunt races across Australia and Spain to stop a former IMF agent from unleashing a genetically engineered biological weapon called Chimera. This mission, ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, undercover, cia, helicopter, deadly virus, violence, antidote, double agent, motorcycle chase, heroes, secret agent ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: spain, sydney australia, australia
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49%
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Down Twisted (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Maxine (Cary Lowell) is a waitress with big dreams who inadvertently gets mixed up with a gang of smugglers who are trying to get their hands on a stolen artefact called 'The Crucible Of San Lucas'.
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, on the run, betrayal, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, adventure, dishonesty, heist, woman in danger, mistaken identity, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Never Say Never Again (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, West Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: James Bond returns as the secret agent 007 one more time to battle the evil organization SPECTRE. Bond must defeat Largo, who has stolen two atomic warheads for nuclear blackmail. But Bond has an ally in Largo's girlfriend, the willowy Domino, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, witty, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, island, terrorism, motorcycle chase, world domination, undercover, secret agents, race against time, heroes, british secret service, scuba diving ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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Shark (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A gunrunner loses his cargo near a small coastal Sudanese town so he's stuck there. When a woman hires him to raid a sunken ship in the shark-infested waters, he sees a chance to compensate for his losses. He's not the only one.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, ship, shark attack, shark, rivalry, danger, dangerous animal, crimes, escapades, arms dealing, obsessive quest ...
Time: 60s
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Mission: Impossible III (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, China, Italy
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Retired from active duty to train new IMF agents, Ethan Hunt is called back into action to confront sadistic arms dealer, Owen Davian. Hunt must try to protect his girlfriend while working with his new team to complete the mission.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, mission, disguise, nurse, secret, double agent, spies, gunfight, cia, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, frogman
Place: berlin germany, shanghai, washington d.c., shanghai china, rome italy ...
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41%
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GoldenEye (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: James Bond must unmask the mysterious head of the Janus Syndicate and prevent the leader from utilizing the GoldenEye weapons system to inflict devastating revenge on Britain.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: satellite, espionage, top secret, organized crime, mission, race against time, undercover, trap, double agent, romancing partners, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1995, 80s ...
Place: cuba, russia, london, st. petersburg russia, riviera ...
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40%
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Partners (2002)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In Hong Kong, an elite gang of robbers - regarded as somewhat of a crime dream team - is formed, each member selected for their previous well-planned, swift, and successful operations. They are fearless and lethal, even going so far as to kill an ...
Plot: heist, gang, shot in the chest, shot in the back, shot in the head, security guard, security guard killed
Place: hong kong, thailand
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40%
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The Vault (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After terrorist take over a museum, a Reformed Jewel Thief must decide if he should help them steal a priceless diamond or if he should save the day.
Plot: heist, fight, diamond, explosion, thief, hostage, police, storage unit, museum
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The Hurricane Heist (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Thieves attempt a massive heist against the U.S. Treasury as a Category 5 hurricane approaches one of its Mint facilities.
Style: disaster movie, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: hurricane, heist, weather, money, betrayal, conspiracy, brother brother relationship, hostage, weatherman, special agents, hostages, tsunami ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2015, 90s, year 1992 ...
Place: usa, alabama
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38%
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Scorcher (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The only hope for humanity to survive a natural disaster is to detonate a nuclear bomb in Los Angeles.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evacuation, rescue, danger, apocalypse, race against time, soldier, daring rescue, save the world, government agency, atomic bomb, destiny, terrorism ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, antarctica, washington d.c. ...
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37%
Ferocious Planet (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A groundbreaking device is designed to glimpse alternate universes. But when the machine malfunctions and transports a group of observers into a nightmarish dimension of alien terrors, the travelers must use ingenuity to survive.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: mysterious planet, alternate dimension, soldier, quicksand, adventure, survival, alien, technology gone awry, deadly, danger, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, witty, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, kgb, espionage, cold war, russian, assassin, secret agents, double agent, helicopter, surveillance, gadget, boat chase ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: russia, turkey, bulgaria, venice, scotland ...
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37%
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Abstraction (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tommy and Gary are criminals engaging in grand thefts in order to make ends meet. They are opportunists and have no fear. After a routine robbery goes awry, the friends are forced to put their criminal activity behind them. As Tommy's ...
Plot: heist, criminal, theft, neo noir, hostage, quitting a job, pistol, robbery, blood spatter, ice rink, falling in love, held at gunpoint ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Romanov Stones (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This action packed Finnish thriller tells the tale of two friends who get their revenge against the millionaire who double-crossed them. Patrick and Tony are hired by the wealthy gambler to steal the priceless Romanov stones, Russian jewels. They do ...
Plot: car chase, buddy, russian, husband wife relationship, gambling, millionaire, theft, money, hostage, lapland, betrayal, bus ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.7
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The A-Team (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A group of Iraq War veterans goes on the run from U.S. military forces while they try to clear their names after being framed for a crime they didn't commit. Along the way, Col. Hannibal Smith, Capt. H.M. ‘Howling Mad’ Murdock , Sgt. Bosco ...
Style: exciting, ridiculous, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, team, adventure, frame up, mercenary, cia, crimes, on the run, anti heroes, anti hero, chases and races, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, year 2010 ...
Place: frankfurt germany, florida, usa, iraq, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.8
 103K
Skyscraper (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Framed and on the run, a former FBI agent must save his family from a blazing fire in the world's tallest building.
Style: tense, suspense, emotional, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: skyscraper, protective parent, lone hero, fire, family in danger, father, penthouse, heroes, gunfight, leg brace, daring rescue, hi-tech ...
Time: 2010s
Place: hong kong, china, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Getaway Plan (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A thief expert with blowtorch is hired by a group of the Russian mob for a bank assault.
Plot: thief, bank, mob, serbian, wife, train station, love interest, hole, russian, car, husband, password ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Licence to Kill (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Mexico, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: James Bond and his American colleague Felix Leiter arrest the drug lord Sanchez who succeeds in escaping and takes revenge on Felix and his wife. Bond knows but just one thing: revenge.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, espionage, murder, 007, cia, drug lord, gadget, undercover, secret agents, heroes, corruption, british secret service ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: mexico, florida, latin america, caribbean, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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