Movies like The Spy Killer

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The Spy Killer (1969)
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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
Style: eurospy
Plot: spy, golf, private detective, phone booth, jail cell, trenchcoat, ex wife, man wearing towel, male in bathtub, man wrapped in a towel, man in bathtub, man in pajamas
Place: london

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Most similar movies to The Spy Killer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out eurospy, serious, suspenseful and realistic films with plots about spy, espionage, secret agents, murder, james bond spoof, secret agent and dishonesty mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Spy Killer: Foreign Exchange (1970), The Liquidator (1965), 008: Operation Exterminate (1965), Assignment K (1968), OSS 117 - Double Agent (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: man in pajamas, helicopter, spy, russian, private detective, british
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.9
 907
The Liquidator (1965)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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.
Style: eurospy
Plot: spy, secretary, murder, espionage, agent, cold war, redhead, secret agent, assassination, playboy, secret agents, aviation ...
Place: london, england, cote d'azur, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 ...
Style: eurospy
Plot: spy, government agent, female spy, double agent, female agent, helicopter, explosion
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.5
 177
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.
Style: eurospy
Plot: spy, secret, agent, espionage
Place: england, austria, europe, west germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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OSS 117 - Double Agent (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A secret agent is sent to the Middle East to destroy a gang of assassins.
Style: eurospy, psychotronic
Plot: secret agent, assassin, secret agents, james bond spoof, code name, spy, espionage
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Seven from Thebes (1964)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The city of Thebes has come under the cruel domination of Sparta. Diomedes and several of his friends strive to throw off the Spartan yoke even while Diomedes romances Dorida, daughter of the Theban governor who's collaborating with Sparta.
Plot: peplum, dungeon, hit in the face, branding iron, man wrapped in a towel, arrow in back, arrow in chest, prison escape, fistfight, suicide, man wearing towel, hit in the stomach ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, jewel theft, scientist, spy, james bond spoof, secret plan, boat chase, child spy, motorcycle chase, kidnapping, balloon, formula ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.8
 254
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, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: espionage, deadly, political conspiracy, government agency, hidden identity, assassination, working undercover, fellow agent, one last case, political intrigue, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, england, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.4
 343
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: rough, serious, realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: frame up, conspiracy, false accusation, murder, faked death, investigation, mystery, crimes, protagonist as suspect, life is a bitch, crime, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.8
 97
Red Dragon (1965)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An FBI agent (Stewart Granger) goes to Hong Kong to short-circuit a smuggler of electrical parts to the communists.
Plot: spy, car chase, infiltration, customs, chinese man, machine gun, secret agent, boat, assassination attempt, fbi agent, secret agents, chinaman ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.2
 64K
Redemption (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Homeless and on the run from a military court martial, a damaged ex-special forces soldier navigating London's criminal underworld seizes an opportunity to assume another man's identity, transforming into an avenging angel in the process.
Style: serious, exciting, atmospheric, emotional, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ex military, vengeance, redemption, homeless, haunted by the past, drugs/alcohol, crimes, gangsters, swat team, chase, tough heroes, gangster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, afghanistan, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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: man wearing towel, torture, explosion, electric torture, bondage, hands tied behind back, kidnapping
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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: man in swimsuit, spy, james bond spoof, murder, scuba diving, female in swimsuit, underwater fight, espionage
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Conspirator (1961)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young lord Saburo Nobuyasu struggles to find comfort in life. His arranged marriage to Tokuhime, daughter of one-time family enemy Oda Nobunaga, provides little happiness. His manipulative mother adds further complications through her constant ...
Plot: murder, suicide, samurai, childlessness, hate, mistress, hara kiri
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.3
 84
Rakshasudu (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: What the movie has in store for you, wait and watch this space for more updates.
Plot: landlord, bribe, childbirth, theft, rescue, orphan, widow, escape
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Sleepy Eyes of Death 2: Sword of Adventure (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Wandering samurai Nemuri Kyoshiro (Raizô Ichikawa) finds a bulls-eye on his back after befriending the shogunate's tightfisted financial adviser, Asahina, who's earned the wrath of the shogun's self-indulgent daughter for cutting off ...
Plot: bureaucrat, violence, samurai, assassin, martial arts, katana sword, ninja, sword fight
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.1
 110
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: cold war, top secret, spy, agent, evil man, defector, violence, kgb
Place: hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Florida Connection (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Dan Gordon arrives in town on the edge of the Florida Everglades, planning to take part in a drug smuggling operation. He's aided by his friend, Mule Tucker, but runs into opposition from corrupt local cops.
Plot: swamp, chase, man wearing towel, cannabis, marijuana, man wrapped in a towel, murder, police, drug smuggling
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 5.7
 83
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: world war two, spy, communist, japanese occupation, sino japanese war, japanese occupation of china, combat, chinese history, espionage
Place: shanghai china, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
River Of Fury (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: River Of Fury presents the self-discovery and awakening of a young man (Danny Lee), who has been exposed and fallen for the lucrative powers of wealth. Lily Ho played a role in sharp contrast with Lee, which has helplessly fallen prey to the ...
Plot: chinese opera, boat, rags to riches, betrayal, republican era china
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.1
 30
Hangup (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A rookie cop on the undercover narcotic squad falls for the junkie who can help him nab a ruthless pusher/killer.
Plot: drugs, junkie, rookie, inner city, gangster, gangsters, drug dealer, prostitution
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
From Istanbul with Orders to Kill (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A starving writer is offered $20,000 by an old friend in the intelligence service to pose as “Felix,” an international smuggler, because the writer looks exactly like this Felix. There’s lots of action, beautiful locations in Italy and ...
Style: microfilm
Plot: shoes, woman killed, dead woman, woman shot, stockings, high heels, shot to death, female corpse, dead woman on floor, espionage, pantyhose
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
A Dandy in Aspic (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Double-agent Alexander Eberlin is assigned by the British to hunt out a Russian spy, known to them as Krasnevin. Only Eberlin knows that Krasnevin is none other than himself! Accompanying him on his mission is a ruthless partner, who gradually ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: espionage, double agent, photographer, spy, couples, secret identity, graphic violence, undercover, dishonesty, deadly, danger, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: west berlin west germany, england, germany, europe, east berlin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 450
Death Duel (1977)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This martial arts spectacular showcases 20-year-old Erh Tung-sheng (a.k.a. Derek Yee). Even Variety noted: "Erh's charismatic screen presence should take him to superstardom like his older brother, David Chiang." The prediction proved ...
Plot: martial arts, duel, fatalism, love, violence, body count, incognito, kung fu, sword fight, social class
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Once Upon a Spy (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: helicopter, computer, espionage, surveillance, james bond spoof, secret service, failed pilot, secret agents, spy, secret agent, gadget, nasa ...
Place: houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Looking Glass War (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: From the John le Carre novel about a British spy who sends a Polish defector to East Germany to verify missile sites.
Style: serious, talky, bleak, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: espionage, secret agents, spy, heroes, chases and races, state affairs, love and romance, on the run, working undercover, undercover, government agency, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: east germany, germany, england, german democratic republic, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 4.8
 165
Thrill (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A thriller directed by Sam Pillsbury.
Plot: bomb, falling from height, kidnapping, fear of heights, mime, disgruntled worker, bomb squad, wrongful arrest, wig, fortune teller, father daughter relationship, single father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Clutch of Power (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A rogue swordsman known as "Soul of the Sword" kills the father of a young Kung Fu expert, who teams up with a Drunken Monk to put an end to Soul of the Sword’s reign of terror, and thwart the Mongol invasion.
Plot: revenge, duel, martial arts, martial artist, sword fight, kung fu, kung fu classic
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Modesty Blaise (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Pilot for a never-made TV series based upon the popular comic strip character.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spy, intruder, stock market, handcuffs, computer, nightclub, college student
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 3.7
 430
Kismat (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Tony works as a hit-man for gangster, Vikas Patil, who owes his allegiance to wealthy Raj Mallya. Raj Mallya is involved in marketing spurious and out-dated drugs, and as a result is the subject of an investigation by the Food & Drugs ...
Plot: hospital, computer, police station, suicide, redemption, street kid, pop singer, thief, pageant, street child, phone booth, airplane ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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