Movies like Target for Killing

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Target for Killing (1966)
 5.9
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Target for Killing (1966)
Original name: Das Geheimnis der gelben Mönche
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Italy, Austria, West Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A secret agent is charged with preventing a crime syndicate's plot to assassinate a young heiress.
Style: eurospy
Plot: spy, brainwashing, hypnosis, martial arts, airplane, henchman, torture, photographer, kidnapping, castle, crime boss, gun, inheritance, secret agents, flight attendant, airport, assassination attempt, murder, machine gun, mind control, criminal syndicate, heiress, poison, tape recorder, police inspector ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: former yugoslavia, montenegro, slovenia

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Most similar movies to Target for Killing

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and eurospy films with plots about spy, murder, secret agents, secret agent, espionage, kidnapping and gun mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Target for Killing: Red Dragon (1965), Requiem for a Secret Agent (1966), Top Secret (1967), The Mind Benders (1963), Secret Agent Fireball (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.6
 101
Red Dragon (1965)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An FBI agent (Stewart Granger) goes to Hong Kong to short-circuit a smuggler of electrical parts to the communists.
Plot: spy, explosion, secret agent, car chase, infiltration, fbi agent, customs, boat, assassination attempt, machine gun, secret agents, chinaman ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Requiem for a Secret Agent (1966)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The last of Sergio Sollima's three Eurospy movies about an US agent who battles a spy network.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: secret agents, spy, secret agent, yacht, foreign agent, moroccan, ex nazi, wanted, criminal syndicate, wanted man, explosion, nightclub ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.8
 37
Top Secret (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Top Secret is a 1967 Italian-Spanish Eurospy film directed by Fernando Cerchio and starring Gordon Scott.
Style: eurospy, suspense
Plot: spy, secret agent, secret agents, heroes, gun, semiautomatic pistol, strongman, spy hero, pistol, tough guy, violence, espionage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Mind Benders (1963)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A British scientist is discovered to have been passing information to the Communists, then kills himself. Another scientist decides that they might have brainwashed him by a sensory deprivation technique, but he doesn’t know if someone really can ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: psychology, spy, brainwashing, experiment
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Secret Agent Fireball (1965)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An American CIA agent (Richard Harrison) must find the whereabouts of valuable microfilm that was smuggled over by two Russian scientists who had been hoping to defect.
Style: microfilm, eurospy
Plot: spy, exploding car, male objectification, james bond spoof, helicopter, russian, man in swimsuit, folk dance, swimming pool, secret agent, taxi, american ...
Place: lebanon, hamburg germany, beirut lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
To Commit a Murder (1967)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A writer gets wrapped up in espionage.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: kidnapping, espionage, spy, undercover, chases and races, heroes, graphic violence, fall in love, state affairs, danger, rescue, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.0
 338
Room 13 (1964)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany, Denmark, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A serial-killer is murdering the ladies of a night club. Detective Gray is seeking for the killer but can only find a lot of gangsters. And the killer is about to act again...
Plot: blackmail, female serial killer, suicide of mother, mistress, train robbery, nightclub, murder, private investigator, throat slitting, striptease, serial killer, stripper ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Helicopter Spies (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, Crime, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The men from U.N.C.L.E must stop a band of would-be sorcerers from using a deadly weapon.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spy, martial arts, seduction, tough guy, fistfight, villain, womanizer, machine gun, parody, secret service, karate chop, karate kick ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Hypnotist (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 122 min.
Story: After a young woman and her parents are murdered by a killer determined to wipe out the entire family, Detective Inspector Joona Linna works with a psychiatrist to hypnotize the son who narrowly escaped death in order to find the one surviving ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hypnosis, hypnotist, witnessing a crime, murder, psychologist, cop witness relations, moral dilemma, danger, crimes, crime, law enforcement, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.9
 171
Maroc 7 (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The lady of a top fashion magazine doubles as a jewel thief and becomes involved in Moroccan intrigue.
Style: stylized, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: intrigue, espionage, spy, deadly, law enforcement, criminal's revenge, secret agents, gang, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crime, heist ...
Time: 60s
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 929
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, murder, cold war, espionage, james bond spoof, agent, redhead, secretary, aviation, secret agents, secret service, assassination ...
Place: french riviera, cote d'azur, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Salzburg Connection (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An American lawyer on vacation in Europe is asked by a book publisher to stop by the Austrian town of Salzburg to see a photographer who's taking pictures for a book on picturesque Austrian lakes. Upon his arrival he senses that something is ...
Style: eurospy
Plot: war crime, reporter, secret, neo nazi, brother brother relationship, cold war, murder, brother sister relationship, publisher, murder of husband, secret agents, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 1945
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.5
 179
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, espionage, agent, secret
Place: england, west germany, europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.3
 2K
Almost Human (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A psychotic small-time criminal realizes that the everyday robberies, rapes and murders he commits aren't profitable enough, so he figures to hit the big time by kidnapping the daughter of a rich man.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, murder, serial rapist, psychopath, serial killer, violence, hostage, rape, confined, danger, hostages, child in peril ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Naked Runner (1967)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sam Laker is an American industrialist, working in Britain, who has just been awarded an international award for industrial design. He is planning to travel to East Germany to attend a trade show and show off his invention, taking his 10 year old ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, microfilm
Plot: assassination, spy, espionage, deadly, danger, undercover, secret agents, child in peril, invention, holiday, intelligence, on the run ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: europe, germany, copenhagen, london, copenhagen denmark ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Day of the Jackal (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An international assassin known as ‘The Jackal’ is employed by disgruntled French generals to kill President Charles de Gaulle, with a dedicated gendarme on the assassin's trail.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: terrorism, conspiracy, politics, hitman, assassination attempt, assassination, serial killer, false identity, law enforcement, police, crimes, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1963, 70s
Place: france, paris france, europe, italy, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 182
The Dirty Game (1965)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A U.S. intelligence general (Robert Ryan) recalls three Cold War cases of Soviet (Henry Fonda), French and Italian (Vittorio Gassman) spies.
Style: microfilm, eurospy
Plot: spy, traitor, military police, berlin wall, secret agent, cold war, defector, kidnapping, jeep, vodka, secret agents, espionage
Place: russia, soviet union, east berlin east germany, rome italy, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Death Occurred Last Night (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A chief police inspector investigates the disappearance of a 25-year-old, mentally retarded woman, the daughter of a lonely widower. After she turns up dead, the cops race to find the killers before the grieving father does
Plot: revenge, murder, prostitution, kidnapping, whodunit, dead daughter, brothel, police chase, female nudity, missing daughter, pimp, missing woman ...
Place: milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Forbidden Love Game (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film begins with a school teacher bidding farewell to his students, who are leaving for the summer. As he is heading home he notices two of his students are hitch-hiking and picks them up. He invites them over for dinner and lodging, which they ...
Plot: teenager, kidnapping, torture, domination, gay interest, suicide, sex, female nudity, male nudity, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Brain-Stealers (1968)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mad scientist wants to get his hands on a certain growth-accelerating serum developed by Hong Kong scientist Dr. Li Zong-Hua (Goo Man-Chung) so that he can create an army of supermen and conquer the world.
Plot: eye patch, spy, brainwashing, mad scientist, secret formula
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Invisible Dr. Mabuse (1962)
Genre: Horror, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Strange things happen in a revue theatre. The dancer Maria seems to be hunted by an invisible admirer. When the body of a probable FBI agent is found in a trunk the police asks FBI man Joe Como for help. Como gets interested in the revue theatre and ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: secret agent, secret agents, fire, fbi agent, secret formula, invisible man, dancer, investigation, car accident, scientist, neo noir, self sacrifice ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Diabolically Yours (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alain Delon stars as Pierre, an amnesiac recovering from a car accident. He can't remember any details about the accident or about his past life as a wealthy businessman based in the orient. He is currently being nursed back to health on his ...
Style: psychotronic, french noir, ambiguous ending
Plot: hospital room, camera shot of bare feet, sexual frustration, leg injury, pointing a gun at someone, male in bathtub, shallow grave, finding a dead body, discovering a dead body, jealous boyfriend, kimono, female antagonist ...
Place: france, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Quiller Memorandum (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two British agents are murdered by a mysterious Neonazi organization in West Berlin. The British Secret Service sends agent Quiller to investigate. Soon Quiller is confronted with Neonazi chief "Oktober" and involved in a dangerous game ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, heroes, crimes, undercover, rivalry, political intrigue, racism, working undercover, danger, secret agents, gang ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 6.4
 9K
The Package (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Experienced Green Beret sergeant Johnny Gallagher is escorting a prisoner, Airborne Ranger Thomas Boyette, back to the US, but Boyette escapes and Gallagher must risk life and limb to catch him.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, military, investigation, soldier, airport, assassination attempt, prisoner, sergeant, politics, conspiracy, state affairs, government agency ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany, chicago illinois, europe, russia, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Woman of Straw (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Anthony Richmond schemes to get the fortune of his tyrannical, wheelchair-using tycoon uncle Charles Richmond by persuading Maria, a nurse he employs, to marry him.
Style: suspenseful, sexual, sexy, realistic, serious
Plot: nurse, cons and scams, fall in love, crime, nanny, dishonesty, investigation, false accusation, murder, boss and employee, manipulation, disability ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Clear and Present Danger (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 141 min.
Story: CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, cia, sniper, ambush, conspiracy, espionage, mercenary, politics, helicopter, president, assassination, rescue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: colombia, usa, washington d.c., venezuela, langley virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Burning Court (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of people visit a weird old man who is a student of the black arts. The man lives in an ancient, cursed castle. Soon people in the group start being killed off.
Style: scary, mind bending, suspenseful, psychological, serious
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, forest, amateur detective, mentally unstable, supernatural, betrayal, curses spells and rituals, friendship, who done it, death in the family, genocide ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Operation C.I.A. (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young CIA agent is assigned to Saigon to stop a planned political assassination.
Plot: cia, buddhist temple, gun, taxi, punched in the stomach, kidnapping, hotel, poison gas, airport, restaurant, spy, fistfight ...
Place: saigon
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Forbidden Beach (1985)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An engineer moves into a bungalow on the beach next to a widow and her two boys. The older boy has a bit of an Oedipal complex and seems to like his mom. Of course, that means that no other man can come and break up their "happy" family.
Plot: kissing, campfire, boat, hammock, scuba diving, handgun, burning building, woman crying, underwater scene, arson, fisherman, skinny dipping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.8
 3K
By the Gun (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A rising Boston gangster (Ben Barnes) endangers those around him when he starts to make moves without the knowledge of his boss (Harvey Keitel).
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, violence, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, drugs/alcohol, gang, revenge, kidnapping, murder, double life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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