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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, conspiracy, car chase, playboy, director, helicopter crash, mistaken identity, mini skirt, attempted murder, shot to death, riot ...
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 rough films with plots about crimes, deadly, dishonesty, murder, danger, chases and races and rivalry mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Crossplot: The Man Who Haunted Himself (1970), Who's Got the Black Box? (1967), The Ipcress File (1965), Two Shades of Blue (1999), Blindside (1987). 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: suspenseful, serious, psychological, cult film
Plot: hospital, psychopath, ghost, infidelity, car chase, mental illness, rivalry, supernatural ability, deadly, disorder, mysterious character, chases and races ...
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: exciting, bleak, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, righting the wronged, frame up, false accusation, assassination, espionage, mistaken identity, legal investigation, uncover truth, working undercover, femme fatale, undercover ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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, rivalry, dishonesty, politics, danger, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, albania, london, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, suspense, enigmatic, realistic ...
Plot: murder, danger, frame up, undercover, life turned upside down, woman in danger, dishonesty, deadly, protagonist as suspect, crimes, phone sex, strong sexual content ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 4.9
 319
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: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: murder, espionage, hotel, scientist, obsession, voyeurism, dishonesty, rivalry, undercover, drug dealing, intrigue, profanity ...
Time: 80s
⇓ 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: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: political corruption, on the run, state affairs, head of state, chases and races, deadly, crimes, heroes, danger, terrorism, politics, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, danger, workplace, workplace intrigue, cop witness relations, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, witnessing a crime, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ 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, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, prison, car chase, spy, betrayal, on the run, working undercover, rivalry, undercover, heist, danger, secret agents ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: ireland, russia, london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 551
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: serious, tense, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: gangsters, life turned upside down, vengeance, danger, family relations, murder, crimes, loss of partner, disorder, family in danger, brother brother relationship, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, secret identity, danger, disorder, undercover, hidden identity, corporate crimes, deadly, crimes, espionage, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: switzerland, europe, swiss alps, alps, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.6
 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: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: murder, violence, vengeance, crimes, deadly, vigilante, urban, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, death, apartment, bar ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: rough, serious, disturbing, realistic, tense ...
Plot: translator, murder, whistleblower, british intelligence, cold war, paranoia, dishonesty, rebellion, society, deadly, life is a bitch, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: murder, on the run, innocent, false accusation, manhunt, frame up, law enforcement, political conspiracy, dishonesty, espionage, investigation, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.8
 244
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: eurospy, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: espionage, rivalry, hidden identity, assassination, danger, ship, state affairs, crimes, chases and races, escapades, special agents, adventure ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, russia, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.1
 406
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: realistic, psychological, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: murder, unlikely criminals, hitman, mystery, crimes, dishonesty, parents and children, manipulations, crime, deadly, danger, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 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, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, on the run, murder, chases and races, dishonesty, mystery, husband wife relationship, police, accidental death, death, corrupt law enforcer, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
 417
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: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, vengeance, rivalry, law enforcement, government agency, master criminal, dishonesty, espionage, drug dealing, working undercover, dealing with death, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
 158
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: realistic, serious, rough, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: infidelity, legal, life is a bitch, mystery, deadly, chases and races, crimes, crime, murder, hidden identity, rivalry, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Candidate (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jonas Bechmann, a defense attorney, is a man of the system. Until the day he himself is accused of murder. Taking matters into his own hands, he throws himself into the hunt for a group of blackmailers who threaten to expose him as the killer. But ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic
Plot: murder, track down, investigation, frame up, law firm, false accusation, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, cons and scams, uncover truth, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 75
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: gun, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, chases and races, life is a bitch, deadly, protagonist as suspect, disorder, on the run, false accusation, frame up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 937
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, danger, woman in danger, family problems, deadly, parents and children, family relations, chases and races
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.0
 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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, crimes, betrayal, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, dishonesty, gangsters, sibling rivalry, violence, rivalry, family relations, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, talky, rough ...
Plot: espionage, spy, undercover, danger, adventure, chases and races, state affairs, heroes, secret agents, political corruption, government agency, political conspiracy ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 6.9
 5K
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: exciting, realistic, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: political conspiracy, hitman, espionage, false accusation, frame up, law enforcement, betrayal, assassination, danger, intrigue, crimes, track down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, north korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, suspenseful, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: woman in danger, murder, serial killer, castle, kidnapping, fall in love, mystery, deadly, crimes, pregnancy, psychopath, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, liverpool, europe, london
⇓ 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, serious, realistic, complex, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, espionage, spy, berlin wall, chase, betrayal, special agents, secret agents, crimes, master villain, escapades, deadly ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: east germany, germany, europe, england, east berlin east germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.8
 311
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, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: deadly, crimes, danger, rivalry, dishonesty, going straight, criminal's revenge, partners, disorder, looking for sex, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ 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, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: murder, murderous pair, deadly, crimes, danger, crime gone awry, rivalry, cons and scams, kidnapping, dishonesty, cheating, money ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.0
 583
Natasha (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Terrified after having witnessed the cold-blooded murder of her boss and her cousin by vicious gangsters, an exotic dancer from Russia flees to England and assumes the identity of her dead relative only to discover that no matter how far you run, ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female detective, hitman, murder, partners, reluctant partners, crimes, deadly, woman in danger, village, criminal heroes, dancer's life, village life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, suspenseful, bleak, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder, frame up, video cassette, agent, crime, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, mystery, crimes, government conspiracy, government ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%