Movies like Mrs. Pollifax-Spy

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Mrs. Pollifax-Spy (1971)
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Mrs. Pollifax-Spy (1971)
Original name: Mrs. Pollifax — Spy
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mrs. Pollifax-Spy (1971) is a comedy film directed by Leslie H. Martinson, starring Rosalind Russell and Darren McGavin, and released by United Artists. This was Russell's last theatrical film role, with one TV movie in 1972. Russell adapted the novel The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax, written by Dorothy Gilman under the pseudonym C. A. McKnight.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: espionage, secret agents, escape, spy, cia, prison, adventure, crimes, heroes, confined, captivity, working undercover, heroic mission, disorder, rivalry, fish out of water, undercover, prison escape, secret agent, amateur, agent, widow, jail, boredom, cia agent
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: albania, europe, mexico city, mexico

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Most similar movies to Mrs. Pollifax-Spy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, realistic and semi serious films with plots about adventure, spy, undercover, heroes, secret agents, escapades and espionage mostly in Comedy, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like Mrs. Pollifax-Spy: Hopscotch (1980), Masquerade (1965), Spies Like Us (1985), Fathom (1967), The Spy with My Face (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Hopscotch (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When CIA operative Miles Kendig deliberately lets KGB agent Yaskov get away, his boss threatens to retire him. Kendig beats him to it, however, destroying his own records and traveling to Austria where he begins work on a memoir that will expose all ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: kgb, espionage, spy, cia, special agents, love and romance, lovers on the run, chases and races, crimes, rivalry, cons and scams, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, austria, germany, bahamas, munich germany ...
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 5.7
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Masquerade (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The British send an American and a war hero to kidnap and hide an oil-country prince.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Plot: secret agents, captivity, political conspiracy, disorder, satire, kidnapping, undercover, adventure, confined, crimes, espionage, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
Place: middle east, england, europe, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
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Spies Like Us (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two bumbling government employees think they are U.S. spies, only to discover that they are actually decoys for Nuclear War.
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, not serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, race against time, secret agents, undercover, chase, kgb, adventure, working undercover, danger, escapades, mistaken identity, fish out of water ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: afghanistan, middle east, asia, washington d.c., pentagon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 1K
Fathom (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: While touring abroad in Europe, beautiful American skydiver Fathom Harvill gets wrapped up in international intrigue when Scottish spy Douglas Campbell recruits her to help him on a secret mission. Before long, Fathom realizes that no one around ...
Style: realistic, not serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, chase, parody, boat chase, adult humor, train, female protagonist, bikini, parachute, female spy, spy, james bond spoof ...
Time: 60s
Place: spain, asia, europe, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Spy with My Face (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Napoleon Solo is captured by Thrush and replaced with a double.
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: secret agents, espionage, heroes, spy, undercover, escapades, danger, kidnapping, confined, adventure, rivalry, master villain ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Scarecrow and Mrs. King (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Scarecrow and Mrs. King is an American television series that aired from October 3, 1983, to May 28, 1987 on CBS. The show stars Kate Jackson and Bruce Boxleitner as divorced housewife Amanda King and top-level "Agency" operative Lee ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: spy, crimes, odd couple, adventure, undercover, secret agents, fall in love, chases and races, government agency, unlikely partners, couples, love affair ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
They Went That-A-Way & That-A-Way (1978)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dewey (Tim Conway) and Wallace (Chuck McCann) are small-town lawmen who are ordered by the governor to go undercover as prison inmates to find out where a gang of thieves have hidden their loot. While they're undercover, however, the governor ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, not serious, realistic
Plot: prison, disorder, prison life, small town, small town life, working undercover, partners, crimes, confined, farce, escape, undercover ...
Time: 70s
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35%
 6.3
 2K
The Jackpot! (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: To his family, François Voisin is nothing more than a humdrum civil servant. In truth, for the past twenty years he has been working as a secret agent. All goes well until circumstances put his secret in danger.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, witty, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disorder, infidelity, heroes, government agency, special agents, hidden identity, rivalry, chases and races, ball gag, espionage, secret agents, adventure ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Don't Drink the Water (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Hollander family's European vacation is interrupted when their plane is forced to land in Vulgaria. The Hollanders leave the plane to take pictures which results in accusations of spying. Chased by Vulgarian soldiers, they take refuge in ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: hijacking, secret agents, dishonesty, politics, soldier, undercover, on the run, chases and races, state affairs, confined, odd couple, espionage ...
Time: 60s
Place: russia, europe, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 2K
I Spy (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: I Spy is an American television secret-agent adventure series. It ran for three seasons on NBC from 1965 to 1968 and teamed Robert Culp as international tennis player Kelly Robinson with Bill Cosby as his trainer, Alexander Scott. The ...
Style: cynical, exciting, humorous, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, undercover, secret agent, tennis, dishonesty, partners, government agency, heroes, escapades, heroic mission, working undercover ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Prisoner of Zenda (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Anthony Hope's classic tale gets a decidedly 'un-classic' treatment at the hands of Peter Sellers. Following the story somewhat, friends of the new King Rudolph of Ruritania fear for his life, and switch him with a look-a-like London ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: kidnapping, sword fight, misfit partners, rivalry, state affairs, hidden identity, rescue, romance, love and romance, partners, head of state, escapades ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 4D (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Eight years after the third film, the OSS has become the world's top spy agency, while the Spy Kids department has since become defunct. A retired spy Marissa (Jessica Alba) is thrown back into the action along with her stepchildren when a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, satirical ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: child spy, secret agents, spy, espionage, family, adventure, young heroes, hidden identity, heroes, save the world, heroic mission, child hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
One Spy Too Many (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The men from U.N.C.L.E." are back! This time Robert Vaughn and David McCallum must stop the meglomanic Alexander (Rip Torn) from committing the world's greatest crimes.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic, psychotronic
Plot: secret agents, espionage, heroes, spy, megalomaniac, super weapon, chess, danger, adventure, assassination, partners, master villain ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Wrecking Crew (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When Count Contini attempts to destroy the world's economy by masterminding the theft of $1 billion in U.S. gold, ICE chief MacDonald summons secret agent Matt Helm to stop him.
Style: realistic, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting ...
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Time: 60s, 1960s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: As a swingin' fashion photographer by day and a groovy British superagent by night, Austin Powers is the '60s' most shagadelic spy, baby! But can he stop megalomaniac Dr. Evil after the bald villain freezes himself and unthaws in the ...
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Place: las vegas, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Don't Worry, We'll Think of a Title (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man is mistaken by foreign agents for a defecting cosmonaut and must prove his identity while evading capture.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, sitcom, semi serious, realistic ...
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Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Knight and Day (2010)
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Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fugitive couple goes on a glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure where nothing and no one – even themselves – are what they seem. Amid shifting alliances and unexpected betrayals, they race across the globe, with their survival ultimately ...
Style: exciting, not serious, sexy, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: chase, spy, secret agents, undercover, couples, love and romance, on the run, espionage, danger, chases and races, escapades, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, spain, usa, europe, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
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Agent 8 3/4 (1964)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young man travels to Prague for his new employer, unaware that he is being used as an espionage courier.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous, comic
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Time: 20th century, 60s
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29%
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The Karate Killers (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: europe, tokyo
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28%
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Dudes (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two punks from the big city, traveling across the country in a Volkswagen bug, embrace the western ethos when they must take revenge against a group of rednecks for killing their friend in this lighthearted road movie. Along the way, they enlist the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: punk, road trip, on the road, obsessive quest, buddies, misfit, partners, mentally unstable, injustice, fish out of water, love triangle, punk rock ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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27%
Mortadelo & Filemon: The Big Adventure (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the Headquarters of the T.I.A. (Terminal Intelligence Agency), someone has stolen Professor Bacterio's most dangerous invention, the D.O.T. (Demoralizer of Troops), an artifact that ends up in the hands of a very short, wacky dictator who is ...
Style: witty, humorous, exciting, not serious, stylized
Audience: date night
Plot: secret agents, parody, heroic mission, private detective, goofy hero, adventure, investigation, disorder, partners, odd couple, track down, inventor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Get Smart (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When the identities of secret agents from Control are compromised, the Chief promotes hapless but eager analyst Maxwell Smart and teams him with stylish, capable Agent 99, the only spy whose cover remains intact. Can they work together to thwart the ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, goofy hero, top secret, unlikely partners, romancing partners, treason, chases and races, save the day, traitor, world domination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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27%
Ring of the Musketeers (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Modern day "Musketeers" attempt to become protectors of the inocent. While the biking trio rescue kindnapped children, guard witnesses, and chase mafia types, they also seek the missing fourth musketeer, who wears the famous ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: musketeer, kidnapping, adventurer, obsessive quest, partners against crime, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, dishonesty, crime, crimes, danger ...
Time: 20th century
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Go for It (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mason is driving a truck when he takes on his lorry Rosco a hitchhiker. Traffic police stop them for a control but they are confused for two robbers. They manage to escape in a very strange way from this situation, but just to fall in a worse one. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, eurospy
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: odd couple, parody, mistaken identity, cia, fistfight, truck, race against time, partners against crime, partners, mad scientist, danger, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, italy, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
One of Our Dinosaurs Is Missing (1975)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Escaping from China with a microfilm of the formula for the mysterious "Lotus X", Lord Southmere, a Queen's Messenger, is chased by a group of Chinese spies.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Plot: nanny, museum, heroes, undercover, friendship, cons and scams, heroic mission, heist, disorder, friends, adventure, family ...
Time: 70s, prehistory
Place: asia, china
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26%
 4.0
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French Spies (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben and Bill are the two worst, completely useless agents - real losers. But who else would you send on a super-difficult top-secret mission? The French have just sold a new high-power M51 rocket to the Russians for crazy money. Unfortunately for ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: parody, adventure, heroes, undercover, escapades, rivalry, chases and races, danger, secret agents, two man army, secret agent, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 1K
Why Me? (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A jewel thief steals a sacred ruby which sets off a chase by the police, the Turkish government, nutty American terrorists, and the CIA.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, absurd, captivating ...
Plot: on the run, rivalry, danger, partners, cons and scams, disorder, crimes, crime, heist, ruby, pursuit, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: turkey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Secret Agent Club (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To the world Ray Chase is nothing more than a klutzy, overgrown toy seller whose wife passed away a few years ago; and his only son Jeremy doesn't get to see him very often, because he's always away on "business trips." What no ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, toy, toys, rescue, adventure, save the day, undercover, master criminal, espionage, secret identity, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
OSS 117: Cairo, Nest of Spies (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Secret agent OSS 117 foils Nazis, beds local beauties, and brings peace to the Middle East.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, suspense, talky ...
Plot: espionage, spy, secret agents, parody, french, farce, secret service, secret agent, russian, adventure, undercover, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1955
Place: france, egypt, cairo egypt, middle east, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.0
 52
Redboy 13 (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A minor masterpiece of the surreal--Austin Chronicle__Redboy 13 is a cold war movie spoof with a Jame Bondian atmosphere. Roy Brown plays Redboy 13, an adolescent agent called from retirement for one last assignment. Evil is up to its old tricks in ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, exciting, semi serious, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: secret agents, boot camp, teenage life, track down, heroic mission, good versus evil, heroes, satire, righting the wronged, disorder, save the day, master villain ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%