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From Istanbul with Orders to Kill (1965)
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From Istanbul with Orders to Kill (1965)
Original name: Da Istanbul ordine di uccidere
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 (presumably) Istanbul, double-crosses galore, fistfights and chases, etc.
Style: microfilm
Plot: espionage, pantyhose, shoes, stockings, dead woman, woman killed, high heels, shot to death, woman shot, dead woman on floor, female corpse

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, exciting and realistic films with plots about espionage, martial arts, spy, violence, shot to death, murder and gun mostly in Action, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like From Istanbul with Orders to Kill: Time Bomb (1984), Espionage in Lisbon (1965), Samurai Spy (1965), .357 Magnum (1977), Foreign Exchange (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Time Bomb (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
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Espionage in Lisbon (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Spain, Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An international gang pretends to have the means to destroy a small country in 30 seconds. The authorities have reason to believe this may be true, and the spying battle is on.
Plot: female spy, james bond spoof, espionage, high heels, blowgun, dead woman, dead woman on floor, carrying a dead body, scientist, spy
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Samurai Spy (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
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.357 Magnum (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: American Jonathan "Johnny" Hightower (James Whitworth) works as a contract secret agent for some British-accented guy. He wants Johnny to kill another guy called Clay. Clay is in Hong Kong and then moves on to Tokyo. He walks a lot, has ...
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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: man in pajamas, helicopter, spy, russian, private detective, british
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Drama
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Duration: 110 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 85 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
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 5.7
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 5.1
 48
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