Movies like Crossplot

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Crossplot (1969)
 5.4
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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: spy, espionage, assassination plot, photo studio, murder, crimes, undercover, frame up, rivalry, disorder, assassination, dishonesty, life turned upside down, car chase, conspiracy, director, makeover, riot, playboy, evil man, mistaken identity, framed for murder, helicopter crash, attempted murder, canon ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, london, europe

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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: surreal, serious, psychological, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: doppelganger, mental disorder, mental breakdown, car chase, disorder, psychopath, crimes, rivalry, serial killer, twins, supernatural, mysterious character ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ 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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: spy, espionage, murder, conspiracy, false accusation, political intrigue, uncover truth, frame up, mistaken identity, working undercover, political corruption, obsession ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: head of state, politics, espionage, assassination attempt, rebellion, dishonesty, state affairs, crimes, heroes, terrorism, on the run, revolution ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Favor (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Kip's perfect life is put in jeopardy when the waitress with whom he's having a casual fling is accidentally killed in their motel room. Desperate, he turns to childhood friend and loser, Marvin, to help get rid of the body. Marvin agrees ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, crimes, friends, dishonesty, life turned upside down, disposing of a dead body, death, disorder, buddies, graphic violence, deadly, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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: serious, suspenseful, sexy, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: murder, undercover, frame up, dishonesty, life turned upside down, woman in danger, crimes, protagonist as suspect, voyeurism, strong sexual content, deaf, phone sex ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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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: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: murder, espionage, scientist, hotel, surveillance, voyeurism, obsession, undercover, rivalry, intrigue, adventure, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
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The Accidental Witness (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Victor Sandeman is a senior partner with Brunel Global Securities. He is experiencing major financial problems, ones that can be solved if the planned $100 million merger of the company takes place. However, the company's owner, Raymond Brunel, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, exciting
Plot: murder, disorder, crime gone awry, crimes, workplace intrigue, dishonesty, cop witness relations, workplace, empire, manipulation, wrong place wrong time, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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57%
Extremely Dangerous (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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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: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: on the run, murder, innocent, conspiracy, escape, state affairs, mind game, law enforcement, confined, crimes, intrigue, undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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, serious, suspenseful, tense, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 70s
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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: political, tense, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: cold war, spy, whistleblower, espionage, british intelligence, paranoia, translator, murder, russian spy, revenge, traitor, government conspiracy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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White Snow (2010)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
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, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: life turned upside down, gangsters, vengeance, loss of partner, family relations, crimes, murder, disorder, family in danger, brother brother relationship, mafia, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: neo noir, serious, realistic, tense, captivating ...
Plot: conspiracy, false accusation, on the run, frame up, uncover truth, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, betrayal, life turned upside down, murder, woman with a gun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, suspenseful, serious, suspense, eurospy
Audience: boys' night
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Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
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Place: usa
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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 ...
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The Jigsaw Man (1983)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
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Choke (2001)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful, suspense
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, tense, twists and turns, captivating, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Candidate (2008)
Genre: Thriller
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Duration: 90 min.
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Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, twists and turns
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: hitman, track down, crimes, on the run, woman in danger, family problems, parents and children, family relations, woman, danger, deadly, chases and races
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.7
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The Grind (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Luke, is a grifter who owes a significant debt to the Mexican mob. Set in the gritty underbelly of Gardena, CA Luke has to come up with one final scheme to pay back his debt or his life is at risk. Supported by his two only friends, Courtney and ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: dishonesty, disorder, crimes, rivalry, going straight, criminal's revenge, partners, looking for sex, criminal heroes, chaos and mayhem, blind ambition, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: russia, england, london, europe, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Suspect (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Dong-chul was the best special field agent in North Korea, but he’s abandoned by his government during a mission. While on the run, he looks for his wife and child, who were sold as slaves to China, only to discover their corpses. He soon finds ...
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: spy, espionage, political conspiracy, false accusation, hitman, betrayal, frame up, assassination, crimes, law enforcement, track down, intrigue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.9
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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: realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, gangsters, betrayal, crimes, sibling rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, dishonesty, violence, mafia, graphic violence, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: spy, cold war, espionage, assassin, mole, betrayal, dishonesty, secret agents, state affairs, crimes, adventure, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, greece
⇓ 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: realistic, serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, agent, frame up, government conspiracy, dishonesty, mystery, law enforcement, crimes, chase, government, drugs, heroin ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.6
 780
Blowback (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Whitman is a psychotic religious killer who was caught by Inspector Morell a former seminarian, whose religious knowledge led to Whitman's capture. Whitman was tried and sentenced to death. However, he was rescued by a secret government group ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, police detective, religions or cults, psychopath, undercover, violence spree, partners against crime, law enforcement, legal, special agents, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Ipcress File (1965)
Genre: Drama, 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: atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, tense ...
Plot: espionage, cold war, spy, conspiracy, brainwashing, double agent, investigation, politics, british, political intrigue, undercover, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: london, albania, england, berlin germany, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.8
 573
Deviation (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Told over one horrifying night, Deviation will take you on a white-knuckle journey into the mind of Frank Norton, a dangerous schizophrenic murderer as he escapes from Broadmoor Hospital and embarks on a murderous rampage across London. But when ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: psychopath, isolation, kidnapping, confined, split personality, crimes, killing spree, serial killer, hostage, violence spree, woman, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%