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The Spy Killer (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Spy Killer stars Robert Horton as a secret agent turned private eye. Framed for murder, Horton is released, but only after promising that he'll track down a book containing a list of government agents who are operating covertly in Red China. The reluctant spy discovers that he can't completely trust anyone in this endeavor--not even his former chief
Plot: male in bathtub, ex wife, man wearing towel, trenchcoat, golf, jail cell, spy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about spy, violence, murder, espionage, martial arts, vengeance and agent mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like The Spy Killer: Foreign Exchange (1970), The Liquidator (1965), 008: Operation Exterminate (1965), Eternal Wave (2017), Come Spy with Me (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Foreign Exchange (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A former British Secret Service agent is persuaded to negotiate a spy exchange with Russia, only to find himself drawn into political intrigues.
Plot: helicopter, british, russian, spy
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The Liquidator (1965)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Crime, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Spy spoof about Boysie Oakes, a British secret agent who specialises in Liquidating. In actual fact he contracts out the work and pretends it is was himself. This leads to complications.
Plot: spy, eurospy, secret service, james bond spoof, aviation, playboy, secret agent, assassination, hitman, espionage, murder, cold war ...
Place: england, french riviera, cote d'azur
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008: Operation Exterminate (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy, Egypt
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The British Secret Service sends agent 006 (Alberto Lupo) to Cairo, to collaborate with an American colleague in searching for a stolen anti-radar device. Arriving in Egypt, he finds that agent 008 is actually an attractive female (played by Ingrid ...
Plot: spy, double agent, female spy, government agent, explosion, helicopter, female agent, eurospy
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Eternal Wave (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eternal Wave 密战 is a Chinese film set during the anti-Japanese occupation era starring Aaron Kwok, Zhao Li Ying and Zhang Han. It follows the main protagonist Lin Xiang who is a spy working underground to reestablish what was destroyed ruing the ...
Plot: sino japanese war, espionage, world war two, spy, communist
Place: shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Come Spy with Me (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set amidst the steamy underworld of Bermuda and Jamaica, this spy adventure chronicles the exploits of a female spy trying to investigate the mysterious murders of two colleagues before an important meeting between the world's most powerful ...
Plot: scuba diving, man in swimsuit, female in swimsuit, underwater fight, james bond spoof, spy, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Remo Williams: The Prophecy (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: This unsold television pilot was a sequel to the 1985 movie "Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins." Set one year after the events of that film (and loosely based on the plot of the novella "The Day Remo Died"), this TV pilot not ...
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: martial arts, assassin, hitman, golf ball, training, golf
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Foxbat (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In Hong Kong, a Chinese cook swallows a microfilm by accident and becomes a target.
Plot: violence, defector, cold war, top secret, spy, agent, kgb, evil man
Place: hong kong
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Assignment K (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Philip Scott, the boss of a toy company, is secretly also the chief of a British spy organization. Scott's cover is destroyed when enemy agents kidnap his girlfriend to force him to reveal the identities of his fellow spies.
Plot: spy, espionage, agent, secret
Place: england, west germany, europe, austria
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22%
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When Eagles Strike (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An elite group of American soldiers are in a race against time in this action thriller from director Cirio H. Santiago. Stacy Keach stars as the general in charge of the team tasked with infiltrating a terrorist organization and saving an American ...
Plot: kidnapping, explosion, hands tied behind back, bondage, man wearing towel, torture
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Once Upon a Spy (1980)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Computer genius and chess champion Ted Danson is lured into service by secret agent Eleanor Parker and becomes a reluctant hero thanks to a number of exploits with villainous Christopher Lee and his army of lethal blue-eyed blonde women.
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Sudden Fury (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two rival crime lords take each other on with bloody results.
Plot: tortured to death, submachine gun, blood on camera lens, bullet wound, stabbed in the arm, shot in the face, warehouse, shot multiple times, screwdriver, criminal underworld, shot in the hand, rescue ...
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21%
Deep in the Heart (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Shortly after moving to Dallas, a young woman is raped at gunpoint. Her intense anger drives her to seek revenge, and she becomes a hunter on a vengeance mission.
Plot: gun, rape, teacher, revenge, lawyer, vengeance, female nudity
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Green Street 3: Never Back Down (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An old firm leader returns to Green Street for Revanche after receiving a call that his little brother was killed, but is he able to cope with a new type of hooliganism and can he find his killer?
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.8
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The Criminal (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jasper Rawlins, a none-too-successful musician, finds himself chatting with a beautiful woman at his neighborhood bar. She goes home with him, direct and frank in answer to his nervousness. During the night, someone breaks into his flat and cuts her ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: false accusation, murder, investigation, faked death, protagonist as suspect, crime, uncover truth, mystery, frame up, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
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21%
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Mercenaries (2011)
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Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Andy Marlow, an ex British S.A.S serviceman turned mercenary, is sent into the Balkans after a military coup has arisen to rescue a U.S ambassador and his aide.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The London Connection (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A missing formula, a defecting Eastern European scientist kidnapped on his arrival in London, car chases, foot chases, air chases, British secret service and a couple of American tourist caught in the middle.
Plot: agent, formula, child spy, energy, cia, secret plan, james bond spoof, kidnapping, scientist, spy
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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The Point Men (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Some time after their botched operation to capture a known Palestinian terrorist, a team of Israeli agents starts to get killed off one by one. Their leader must get to the bottom of things before the killer(s) plan is complete.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
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Country: UK, USA
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Story: Patricia Arquette stars as American widow Laura Bowman, a young doctor who's unwittingly drawn into political turmoil while vacationing in Burma in the late 1980s, in this fictionalized drama based on actual events. Bowman initially left San ...
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The Messenger (1986)
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Duration: 95 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Sudden Death (1977)
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Hard Knocks (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
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