Movies like Foxbat

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Foxbat (1977)
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Foxbat
Original name: Woo Fook
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: kgb, evil man, defector, violence, cold war, top secret, agent, spy
Place: hong kong
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Madras Cafe
Action, Drama
India
130 min.
 7.7
Strike Back
Action, Drama, Thriller
UK
45 min.
 8.3
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about violence, spy, danger, cold war, espionage, undercover and gunfight mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Foxbat: The Violent Breed (1984), In the Line of Duty (1986), Black Eagle (1988), Scorpio (1973), The Looking Glass War (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Violent Breed
Genre: Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A military group led by Henry Silva and Woody Strode are bound by their honor, to execute their orders to kill as many enemies as possible.
Plot: kgb, refugee, spy, agent, drugs, violence, cold war
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In the Line of Duty
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Michelle Yip of the Hong Kong police is a mild-mannered Kung Fu expert; Michael Wong from air security is happy-go-lucky, stuck on himself, constantly talking, and smitten by her; Yamamoto is quiet, hard-boiled, leaving the Tokyo police to spend ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
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System:   69%
    User:   62%
 
 3.8
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Black Eagle
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: One of the US Air Force's most modern tactical aircrafts, an F-100 with a new laser guidance system, crashes into the sea near Malta - a region where the Soviet forces are highly present, too. The CIA immediately sends out their best secret ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, rivalry, island, secret agents, special agents, chase, espionage, chases and races, undercover, danger, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia
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    User:   55%
 
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Scorpio
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Cross is an old hand at the CIA, in charge of assassinating high-ranking foreign personalities who are an obstacle to the policies of the USA. He often teams up with Frenchman Jean Laurier, alias "Scorpio", a gifted free-lance operative. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, tragic ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, secret agents, assassination attempt, betrayal, espionage, on the run, tragic hero, mercedes, chases and races, deadly, intrigue, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, berlin germany, washington d.c.
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    User:   46%
 
The Looking Glass War
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
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Story: From the John le Carre novel about a British spy who sends a Polish defector to East Germany to verify missile sites.
Style: bleak, serious, talky, realistic, clever ...
Plot: government agency, espionage, secret agents, spy, political conspiracy, working undercover, dishonesty, state affairs, undercover, on the run, cons and scams, chases and races ...
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Place: germany, east germany, berlin germany, england, german democratic republic
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System:   51%
    User:   41%
 
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Noon Sunday
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two mercenaries are hired to commit a political assassination.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
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Project: Kill
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former government assassin flees a mind-control program in the Philippines, pursued by his ex-partner, the local police and Asian gangsters.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: battle, beaten to death, blood splatter, wheelchair, blood, spy, kiss, agent, foot chase, pistol, love, gun ...
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Madras Cafe
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: An Indian Intelligence agent journeys into a war torn coastal island, to break a resolute rebel group. He deftly maneuvers his resources to make significant breakthroughs, amidst a scenario where the enemy has no face and the only counsel is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, dishonesty, espionage, manipulations, terrorism, politics, undercover, escapades, state affairs, war correspondent, assassination attempt, civil war ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, sri lanka
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   39%
 
 6.4
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Hero
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ma Wing Jing and his older brother Ma Tai Chueng arrive in Shanghai to make their fortune at the end of the Qin Dynasty. Be-friending a powerful mobster Wing Jing is given his nightclub in return for saving Tam Sei's life. Unfortunately, ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, crime, master criminal, master warrior, nightclub, tough heroes, hitman, rivalry, crimes, heroes, rise to the top ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   49%
 
Avalanche Express
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: CIA agent Harry Wargrave is sent to aid Gen. Marenkov, a senior Russian official, who is defecting to the west. Wargrave decides they should travel to safety on a train across Europe, the "Atlantic Express". During the journey they must ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, train, on the run, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, kgb, avalanche, cia, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, moscow russia, alps, central europe, zurich switzerland ...
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System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
 5.0
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Bulletproof
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of dangerous terrorists succeeds to get hold of a tank of the army and all its crew.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, tough heroes, chases and races, adventure, danger, deadly, terrorism, heroes, kidnapping, daring rescue, hijacking, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
 5.8
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Condorman
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Comic artist and writer Woody performs a simple courier operation for his friend Harry who works for the CIA. But when he successfully fends off hostile agents, he earns the respect of the beautiful Natalia, who requests his assistance for her ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, exciting, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: superhero, espionage, adventure, chase, family, spy, cold war, good versus evil, government agency, car chase, master villain, comics ...
Time: 80s
Place: yugoslavia, monte carlo, moscow russia, istanbul turkey, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   40%
 
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Red Scorpion
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: South Africa, USA, Namibia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Russian KGB agent is sent to Africa to kill an anti-Communist black revolutionary. However, he has a change of heart when he sees how the Russians and their Cuban allies are killing and repressing the locals, so he switches sides and helps the ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
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Time: 80s
Place: africa, russia
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System:   38%
    User:   45%
 
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GoldenEye
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: James Bond must unmask the mysterious head of the Janus Syndicate and prevent the leader from utilizing the GoldenEye weapons system to inflict devastating revenge on Britain.
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, 007, secret service, chase, assassin, james bond, vengeance, russian, car chase, verbal byplay, satellite ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1986, year 1995
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, cuba, britain, riviera
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Running Scared
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It's 1961. Two servicemen smuggle a box of military gear to USA. Leroy tries out a military camera and accidentally takes a picture of some military facilities. Army finds one of the pictures and thinks they're communist spies.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, adventure, spy, military, soldier, runaway, military life, weapons, spies, chases and races, childhood, mentor ...
Time: 60s, 80s, 1960s
Place: florida, usa, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   37%
 
 6.2
 17K
MI-5
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: During a handover to the head of counter-terrorism of MI5, Harry Pearce, a terrorist escapes custody. When Harry disappears soon after, his protégé is tasked with finding out what happened as an impending attack on London looms, and eventually ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: track down, uncover truth, danger, race against time, secret agents, terrorism, disobeying orders, police, corruption, massacre, escape, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, london, big ben london, moscow russia, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   40%
 
The Osterman Weekend
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The host of an investigative news show is convinced by the CIA that the friends he has invited to a weekend in the country are engaged in a conspiracy that threatens national security in this adaptation of the Robert Ludlum novel.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Plot: espionage, betrayal, violence, surveillance, conspiracy, spy, cold war, murder, gunfight, vengeance, brutality, paranoia ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   39%
 
For Your Eyes Only
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A British spy ship has sunk and on board was a hi-tech encryption device. James Bond is sent to find the device that holds British launching instructions before the enemy Soviets get to it first.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, assassin, adventure, submarine, secret service, motorcycle, vengeance, 007, cold war, figure skating, spy, chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: europe, greece, england, italy, cross country ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   39%
 
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Death Before Dishonor
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gunnery Sergeant Burns reports for duty to an American Embassy in the Middle East. However due to the 'enlightened' views of the Ambassador, the marine security detachment he is in charge of is severely restricted in their functions and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, military, kidnapping, hostages, one man army, torture, soldier, revenge, war, daring rescue, pornography, leadership ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   36%
 
Born American
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Finland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three American students vacationing in Finland, cross the border into Russia for fun of it. When they are spotted by the Russian soldiers who are shooting to kill, it's not fun anymore. Captured and thrown in jail, they find it's not fun ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prison, prison escape, cold war, chess, politics, male nudity, blood, finnish, violence, torture, marijuana, death ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, finland, new jersey, helsinki finland
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System:   34%
    User:   40%
 
Company Business
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An aging agent is called back by "the Company" to run a hostage trade of a Soviet spy for an American agent.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: politics, government agency, secret agents, special agents, prison, witnessing a crime, assassination attempt, espionage, cia, betrayal, chase, manhunt ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, germany, russia, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   36%
 
Killer's Carnival
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Austria
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A lady killer tracked by the police, takes refuge at a psychiatrist's home, and the doctor tells him three stories, to convince him that crime does not pay
Plot: murder, drugs, agent, spy, assassination, smuggling, evil man
Place: rome italy, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   34%
 
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Walk on Fire
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sergeant Kwok Wah (Andy Lau) and Ho Lung (Ray Lui) are both colleagues and best friends. Ho Lung has developed hatred with a gang leader Dick. Dick sends Hung (Cherie Chung) as a bait to kill Ho Lung. Swore to take revenge for his best friend, Kwok ...
Plot: blood splatter, police officer killed, brutality, gun, violence, blood, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot in the head, police officer shot in the back, martial arts, gunfight, fistfight ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   34%
 
Black Dragon's Revenge
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three rival gangs embark on a search for Bruce Lee's handwritten "finger fighting " manual.
Plot: martial arts, exploitation, bruce lee, investigation, kung fu, fight, city, revenge, violence
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   33%
 
An Englishman Abroad
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 61 min.
Story: Actress Coral Browne travels to Moscow, and meets a mysterious Englishman. Turns out he's the notorious spy, Guy Burgess. Based on a true story, with Ms. Browne playing herself.
Plot: cold war, spy, espionage, iron curtain, defector
Place: soviet union, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   34%
 
 7.1
 31K
No Way Out
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Navy Lt. Tom Farrell meets a young woman, Susan Atwell , and they share a passionate fling. Farrell then finds out that his superior, Defense Secretary David Brice, is also romantically involved with Atwell. When the young woman turns up dead, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, sexy, surprise ending, suspense ...
Plot: murder, mystery, cold war, political corruption, military, espionage, conspiracy, chase, plot twist, spy, corruption, investigation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, pentagon, washington d.c., manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   32%
 
Sworn Brothers
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Superstar Andy Lau and Cheung Kwok Keung are heroic bloodshed brothers in the riveting triad saga Sworn Brothers! Lau (Andy Lau) is a fast-rising enforcer with the triads, but beneath his "bad" exterior is the sworn brother of Cheung ...
Plot: gun, brutality, drugs, violence, blood, hostage, courtroom, police officer killed, gore, blood splatter, hospital, police station ...
Place: hong kong
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System:   31%
    User:   30%
 
Lost in Siberia
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The political drama is set in the Stalin's Soviet Union after the Second World War. A British archaeologist Andrei Miller is working in Iran. He is mistakenly kidnapped and arrested by the KGB. He is falsely accused of spying and wrongfully ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, thought provoking, disturbing
Plot: politics, fugitives, ship, prison, political intrigue, political unrest, prison life, revolution, injustice, life is a bitch, survival, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 50s, 1950s, 1940s
Place: iran, russia, persia, siberia, moscow russia
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System:   31%
    User:   33%
 

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Enter the Dragon
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A martial artist agrees to spy on a reclusive crime lord using his invitation to a tournament there as cover.
Style: stylized, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, island, kung fu, cult, good versus evil, vengeance, mentor, violence, revenge, death, murder, drugs ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: hong kong, asia, usa, california, china
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System:   31%
    User:   37%
 
Lethal Panther 2
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines, Hong Kong
Story: An Interpol agent and a Chinese cop team up to track down a murderous gangster.
Plot: syndicate, death of family, traitor, motorcycle stunt, yakuza, filipino, police officer shot, police officer shot in the chest, interpol, witness protection program, police siren, police protection ...
Place: hong kong
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System:   30%
    User:   28%
 
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