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Crossplot (1969)
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Crossplot (1969)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A successful London ad-exec hires a beautiful Hungarian girl to pose for some modeling shots, little realising that she has overheard an assassination plot and is now being hunted by some dangerous killers.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, assassination plot, espionage, crimes, frame up, danger, chases and races, dishonesty, disorder, deadly, life turned upside down, rivalry, assassination, undercover, spy, car chase, playboy, director, mistaken identity, attempted murder, conspiracy, shot to death, riot, evil man, monitor ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, london, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and exciting films with plots about deadly, crimes, dishonesty, murder, danger, chases and races and rivalry mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Crossplot: The Man Who Haunted Himself (1970), Who's Got the Black Box? (1967), The Ipcress File (1965), Blindside (1987), American Roulette (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Man Who Haunted Himself (1970)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Harold Pelham, a partner in a large electronics firm, finds himself in bewildering circumstances after recovering from a near-fatal car accident. What causes him to renounce his high business principles? Why do friends and colleagues repeatedly ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, chase, car chase, mental illness, deadly, supernatural ability, disorder, supernatural, rivalry, mind game, afterlife, twins ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: murder, political corruption, snitch, deadly, political intrigue, dishonesty, whistleblower, law enforcement, government agency, disorder, righting the wronged, mistaken identity ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Ipcress File (1965)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: This espionage thriller represents a landmark in spy movies introducing the sly, dry intelligence agent Harry Palmer. The story, centers on Palmer's investigation into British Intelligence security. He's soon enmeshed in a world of ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Plot: espionage, cold war, spy, political intrigue, double agent, undercover, investigation, dishonesty, politics, rivalry, race against time, danger ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, albania, london, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.1
 292
Blindside (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Harvey Keitel plays Penfield Gruber, a once great scientist, reduced to managing a sleazy hotel. Gruber monitors the daily comings and goings of his tenants, mainly for his own interest, until underworld figures ask him to spy on a suspected ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: espionage, murder, hotel, scientist, rivalry, dishonesty, deadly, undercover, voyeurism, obsession, adventure, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough
Plot: rebellion, assassination attempt, revolution, on the run, political conspiracy, head of state, political corruption, heroes, deadly, dishonesty, political intrigue, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The MacKintosh Man (1973)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A member of British Intelligence assumes a fictitious criminal identity and allows himself to be caught, imprisoned, and freed in order to infiltrate a spy organization and expose a traitor.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, prison, double agent, car chase, spy, working undercover, betrayal, on the run, crimes, secret agents, heist, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: ireland, russia, london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.7
 212
Danger Route (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jonas Wilde, a British secret agent licensed to kill, wants to resign from his murderous work, but his superiors pressure him into taking on a new assignment-the assassination of a defecting Soviet scientist. In the course of the dangerous mission, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: espionage, secret agents, state affairs, chases and races, working undercover, fellow agent, escapades, rivalry, danger, adventure, special agents, crimes ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, russia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.4
 537
White Snow (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Director Christophe Blanc delivers a fast-past thriller set to a background of Finland's stunning landscape. High-end car dealership owner Maxime is pursued by Finnish gangsters over unsatisfactory cars his dead partner sold them.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: on the run, family relations, life turned upside down, chases and races, gangsters, crimes, siblings relations, danger, family in danger, murder, vengeance, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Whistle Blower (1986)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A war veteran tries to investigate the murder of his son who was working as a Russian translator for the British intelligence service during the Cold War. He meets a web of deception and paranoia that seems impenetrable...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, clever, tense ...
Plot: translator, murder, whistleblower, british intelligence, cold war, paranoia, society, investigation, espionage, uncover truth, price of justice, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Extremely Dangerous (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Extremely Dangerous is a 1999 four part series for ITV starring Sean Bean as an ex-National Criminal Intelligence Service undercover agent convicted of the brutal murder of his wife and child who goes on the run to try and clear his name. He sets ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, on the run, innocent, rivalry, false accusation, espionage, danger, intrigue, investigation, heroes, political conspiracy, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Two Shades of Blue (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Susan Price has written a #1 bestseller, a steamy novel about a woman's search for the ultimate sexual experience entitled, "The Dark Side of Judith." When Susan is framed for the murder of her fiance, billionare publisher Jack ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: murder, phone sex, frame up, mute or deaf, sexual relations, crimes, protagonist as suspect, dishonesty, deadly, listener, voyeurism, hidden identity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 155
Telling Lies (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The morning after the night before, a rapid spiral of disastrous telephone calls chart the certain ruin of young Phil's day as he attempts to fib his way out of one scrape after another. Told entirely in animated captions.
Style: psychological, rough, mind bending, realistic, serious ...
Plot: legal, infidelity, hidden identity, rivalry, murder, couples, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, legal investigation, crime, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 393
Chameleon (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An undercover agent (Anthony LaPaglia) uses his rare personality disorder in pursuing the drug-cartel leader responsible for the deaths of his wife and kids.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, vengeance, good versus evil, criminal heroes, partners against crime, crimes, special agents, couple relations, working undercover, dealing with death, chases and races, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 70
Nexus (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Holly is a struggling singer whose life is torn apart when she loses custody of her daughter, Chloe. When she travels to her soon to be ex-husbands estate in the country, for a weekend visit with Chloe, she is shocked to discover that he is missing. ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: gun, frame up, protagonist as suspect, parents and children, life is a bitch, chases and races, uncover truth, crimes, drug dealing, betrayal, on the run, false accusation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.3
 5K
The Nanny (1965)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Joey returns home from the special school he has attended since killing his baby sister. But at home he creates a terrible fuss, moving from the bedroom Nanny has prepared to one with a strong lock, refusing to eat anything Nanny cooks ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, tense, realistic
Plot: nanny, murder, mentally unstable, poisoning, estrangement, family relations, family in danger, danger, dishonesty, deadly, unlikely criminals, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 923
Honour (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A story centered on a young woman is targeted by her family for an "honour killing" and the bounty hunter who takes the job.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: woman in danger, danger, hitman, track down, family problems, deadly, family relations, parents and children, crimes, chases and races, on the run
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Straight on Till Morning (1972)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Brenda moved to London to begin living those intoxicated fantasies that all young women imagine city life to offer. Soon after her arrival she begins a relationship with Peter with whom she is tremendously happy. When she becomes pregnant ...
Style: realistic, tense, mind bending, serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, murder, woman in danger, castle, mystery, fall in love, crimes, innocence lost, deadly, couples, danger, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, liverpool, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.1
 392
Choke (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry, an uptight businessman who sometimes acts with questionable ethics, nevertheless rejects Ron, a scam artist who wants a partner. Ron won't let up and finds a lever to blackmail Henry, whose daughter Gina has killed a pedestrian in a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, suspense
Plot: murder, hit and run, mystery, unlikely criminals, crimes, parents and children, manipulations, crime, cons and scams, danger, rivalry, hitman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Midnight in Saint Petersburg (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Harry Palmer heads a private investigation business based in Moscow. His associates are Nikolai "Nick" Petrov (Jason Connery), ex-CIA agent Craig (Michael Sarrazin), and ex-KGB Colonel Gradsky (Lev Prygunov). They take on the job of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, chases and races, save the day, crimes, state affairs, secret agents, danger, woman in danger, kgb, rivalry, heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Requiem for a Killer (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Lucretia is a killer for hire. Specialised in poisoning and passionate about opera, she'll have to fulfill a difficult contract in the heart of the Swiss alps. Posing as a singer, Lucretia will have to appear on the scene of the higly exclusive ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, assassination attempt, palaces castles and temples, deadly, heroes, dishonesty, disorder, hidden identity, espionage, secret identity, mission gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: switzerland, europe, paris france, alps, swiss alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Naked Runner (1967)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sam Laker is an American industrialist, working in Britain, who has just been awarded an international award for industrial design. He is planning to travel to East Germany to attend a trade show and show off his invention, taking his 10 year old ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric
Plot: assassination, spy, undercover, secret agents, danger, deadly, espionage, invention, intelligence, on the run, holiday
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Funeral in Berlin (1966)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Colonel Stok, a Soviet intelligence officer responsible for security at the Berlin Wall, appears to want to defect but the evidence is contradictory. Stok wants the British to handle his defection and asks for one of their agents, Harry Palmer, to ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, cerebral, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, espionage, spy, berlin wall, chase, betrayal, political intrigue, deadly, dishonesty, double agent, undercover, assassination attempt ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: east germany, germany, europe, england, east berlin east germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
From the Inside (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alone in their isolated home where no cars pass and no one lives nearby, Vincent and Tally suffer together in a loveless marriage. But what they don't know is that they are not as alone as they think -- a criminal and his psychotic brother are ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, deadly, crimes, murderous pair, cons and scams, kidnapping, dishonesty, rivalry, crime gone awry, danger, money, cheating ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Fourth Protocol (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Plan Aurora, led by Kim Philby is a plan that breaches the top-secret Fourth Protocol and turns the fears that shaped it into a living nightmare. A crack Soviet agent, placed under cover in a quiet English country town, begins to assemble a nuclear ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, politics, chase, betrayal, race against time, undercover, military base, kgb, danger, political intrigue, rivalry, secret agents ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: russia, england, europe, glasgow scotland, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Jigsaw Man (1983)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Philip Kimberly, the former head of the British Secret Service who defected to Russia, is given plastic surgery and sent back to Britain by the KGB to retrieve some vital documents. With the documents in hand, he instead plays off MI6 and the KGB ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, espionage, cold war, working undercover, chases and races, uncover truth, state affairs, heroes, dishonesty, government agency, crimes, secret agents ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, europe, england, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Marked for Murder (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A snooty female production assistant and an eager gopher at a TV station are assigned by their boss to locate a mysterious cassette. They quickly find themselves framed for murder and pursued by government agents.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Plot: murder, frame up, agent, video cassette, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, crimes, mystery, crime, government conspiracy, government ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 1K
Taped (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Johan and Saar make a final attempt to save their marriage by going on vacation to Buenos Aires. In keeping a promise to their daughter they will make a video of their activities there. When they accidentally witness (and videotape) a brutal murder ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, murder, misfit, urban, crimes, corrupt law enforcer, danger, police corruption, fish out of water, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 2K
The Heavy (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sibling rivalry turned into betrayal between two brothers. One a prime candidate for Prime Minister, the other a henchman for a successful, yet shady businessman. Presented with an opportunity to take revenge against his brother, our anti-hero must ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, crimes, siblings relations, crime, rivalry, vengeance, betrayal, uninhibited rivalry, gangsters, dishonesty, family relations, sibling rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 786
The Double Man (1967)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a complex piece of espionage the Russian secret service attempts to kidnap a high ranking officer in the CIA and replace him with a double of its own.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: espionage, skiing, spy, deadly, undercover, amateur detective, fellow agent, chases and races, state affairs, uncover truth, political intrigue, government agency ...
Time: 60s
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.5
 1K
Piggy (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: London, modern day: Joe, a mild mannered young man is bored by his life. When his beloved brother is murdered Joe finds solace in Piggy, one of his brother's old friends. Piggy helps Joe to cope with grief, intent on saving him and helping him ...
Style: realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, violence, urban, vengeance, deadly, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, crimes, extreme violence, vigilante, apartment, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%