Movies like Stop Train 349

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Stop Train 349 (1963)
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Stop Train 349 (1963)
Original name: Verspätung in Marienborn
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Roaring across the danger zone of europe...A sealed international express, with a human cargo that can explode a continent!
Plot: train, cold war, border, refugee, manhunt, iron curtain, stowaway, train ride
Place: east germany

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Most similar movies to Stop Train 349

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about cold war, espionage, state affairs, train, secret agents, politics and danger mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Stop Train 349: The August without Emperor (1978), Last In, First Out (1978), Enigma (1982), Istanbul Express (1968), Terror Express (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The August without Emperor (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Taking the Chilean coup as an example, a group of young officers plan to overthrow the Japanese government on V-J Day. They aim to abolish the post-war constitution, restore the national army and revive the traditional spirit of Japan. As the ...
Plot: train, bomb, operation, code name, race against time, coup d'etat, train ride, army, suicide, journalist, torture
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Last In, First Out (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A woman on a train becomes the center of attention when she is mistaken for a spy by opposing factions who are traveling on the same line.
Plot: journalist, corporation, train, train ride, intrigue, espionage, passport, passenger
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 6.0
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Enigma (1982)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Five highly-trained KGB agents are sent to the west to assassinate several Soviet dissidents. In order to stop the diabolical plot, an American agent must infiltrate Soviet intelligence and obtain information from a Russian computer.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, intense, exciting ...
Plot: kgb, iron curtain, espionage, undercover, assassination, cold war, politics, danger, dishonesty, journalism, rivalry, government agency ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, east germany, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Istanbul Express (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Turkey, Serbia, Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An art dealer on a special mission is pulled into dangerous intrigue while railway detective Cheval tries to help and pursues criminals on the Istanbul Express.
Plot: train, intrigue, inspector, railway, secret agent, auction, secret agents, crimes, crime
Place: istanbul turkey, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: British agent Alec Leamas refuses to come in from the cold war during the 1960s, choosing to face another mission, which may prove to be his final one.
Style: bleak, talky, realistic, clever, serious ...
Plot: cold war, espionage, spy, communist, double agent, whiskey, library, court martial, atheist, cynicism, iron curtain, grocer ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england, germany, europe, east germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.1
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Terror Express (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three thugs commandeer a couple of cars on a moving train and spread terror among the passengers.
Style: cult film
Plot: murder, rape, train, gun, criminal, terror, railway station, father daughter incest, female nudity, prostitute, anal rape, gang rape ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Hide and Seek (1963)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A professor of astronomy helping on a missile development program. An old friend of his is a Russian chess champion. The Russian is working with shady businessman Marek and they plan to kidnap the professor and make it look as though he has defected ...
Plot: communist, defector, professor, british intelligence, espionage, train, secret agent, cold war, secret agents, hitman, soviet spy, weirdo ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.3
 5K
Fail Safe (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Cold War tensions climb to a fever pitch when a U.S. bomber is accidentally ordered to drop a nuclear warhead on Moscow.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, nuclear threat, military life, politics, race against time, danger, military, chaos, aviation, moral dilemma, catastrophe, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Farewell (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Engaging, emotional and riveting, FAREWELL is an intricate and highly intelligent thriller pulled from the pages of history— about an ordinary man thrust into the biggest theft of Soviet information of the Cold War. Ronald Reagan called this piece ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: cold war, espionage, kgb, double agent, undercover, dishonesty, betrayal, state affairs, danger, working undercover, father son relationship, iron curtain ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: soviet union, france, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Berlin Tunnel 21 (1981)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: In Berlin in 1961, an American soldier and a German engineer join forces to build a tunnel under the Berlin Wall in order to smuggle out refugees, including the soldier's East German girlfriend.
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: tunnel, escape, hopes, danger, military, escapades, getting home, ambition, obsessive quest, chases and races, soldier, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, east berlin, east germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Fourth War (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cold War drama about two gung-ho border commanders (Roy Scheider, Jurgen Prochnow) who carry out their own private war against each other on the German - Czechoslovakia border.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: soldier, cold war, border, wartime life, political intrigue, anti war, military life, military, crimes, chases and races, battles, nuclear holocaust ...
Time: 80s
Place: czechoslovakia, germany, asia, vietnam, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.3
 720
Passenger (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The film narrates how two guys, Sathyanath and Adv. Nandan Menon, who never had anything to do with one another, come into each others lives and what all things happen consequently.
Plot: lawyer, politician, passenger, social injustice, kidnapping, stranger, tv reporter, train, train travel, conspiracy, tv news, malayalam ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Eminent Domain (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Israel, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A high-ranking Polish politburo member is banished from the party, and must find out why. Set in 1979 Poland before the Solidarity events.
Plot: cold war, espionage, teenage girl
Time: 70s
Place: poland, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Calcutta Mail (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Avinash(Anil Kapoor) went to Calcutta for no reason. After meeting with Reema (Rani Mukherjee), he starts having flashbacks about his past and his son. His inquiries take him to Bombay via the Calcutta Mail, and this is where he will find out ...
Plot: politician, train, railway station, murder, child abduction, flashback, off screen murder, flashback sequence
Place: kolkata
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Man on the Wall (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An East German man finds a way to cross the border between East and West Berlin. But when he succeeds in bringing his wife out as well, things are not quite as expected.
Plot: passport, border crossing, adulteress, culture clash, a vision, weirdo, ham radio, stasi, couples, taxi driver, jail, ransom ...
Place: east berlin east germany, berlin germany, west berlin west germany, german democratic republic, east berlin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.3
 6K
23 (1998)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The movie's plot is based on the true story of a group of young computer hackers from Hannover, Germany. In the late 1980s the orphaned Karl Koch invests his heritage in a flat and a home computer. At first he dials up to bulletin boards to ...
Style: mind bending, realistic, serious, twists and turns, disturbing ...
Plot: kgb, cold war, hacker, espionage, conspiracy, conspiracy theory, hospital, computer, spy, cocaine, computers and web, international crisis ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, germany, german democratic republic, west berlin west germany, hamburg germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Escape to Nowhere (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Who is Anton Haliakov, who has just been abducted by the M.I.5 in London? A Soviet scientist apparently. But sixteen years before the man had another identity, Clément Tibère, and another nationality, French. So what led him to become Russian and ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, espionage, cons and scams, hospital, political intrigue, frame up, state affairs, danger, crimes, rebellion, escapades, manhunt ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: london, russia, england, geneva switzerland, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.7
 264
Etter Rubicon (1987)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two boys who were found sick on a boat in the sea near northern Norway, are hospitalized with mysterious symptoms. The secret service starts investigating the case, confiscates the bodies. When Hoff notices that the whole event shall be kept secret, ...
Plot: ocean, small town, coast, drill, accident, army, catastrophe, nato, cold war, nuclear
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Serpent (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Vlassov is a Soviet spy who defects in France. He is whisked to the U.S, where Allan Davies takes over the case. After polygraph tests and cross-examinations, Vlassov names several Western European agents who are also spying for the Soviets. Davies ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, eurospy
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Time: 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Rain over Santiago (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
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Story: A semi-fictional account on the fatidic September 11, 1973, when the military commanded by General Pinochet took over the power from socialist president Salvador Allende, initiating a dictatorship that lasted until 1988 causing the deaths and ...
Plot: coup, president, cold war, coup d'etat, tank, journalism, politics, military coup, operation condor, history of chile, dictatorship, cia ...
Time: year 1973, 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Wijster (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On 2 December 1975, a journalist is one of many passengers on the slow train that is kidnapped near Wijster by young South Moluccans. After some terrifying moments, he makes contact with the hijackers and starts acting as their go-between. ...
Plot: hostage situation, female director, abduction, execution, hostage, railway station, phone booth, train, murder
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Bedford Incident (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Richard Widmark plays a hardened cold-war warrior and captain of the American destroyer USS Bedford. Sidney Poitier is a reporter given permission to interview the captain during a routine patrol. Poitier gets more than he bargained for when the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 1960s, 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Seven Days in May (1964)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A U.S. Army general alerts the president of a planned military coup against him.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, intense ...
Plot: cold war, conspiracy, u.s. air force, nuclear, politics, secret service, white house, revolution, betrayal, terrorism, espionage, military ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Blackmark (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 1963 Military Industrialist Arthur Blackmark must race against the clock to stop an international incident which threatens to end the world.
Plot: cold war, john f. kennedy, terrorist, conspiracy, save the world, military industrial complex, nuclear missile
Time: year 1963
Place: ussr
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Cassandra Crossing (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, West Germany, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The Cassandra Crossing is an all-star disaster spectacular telling of the terrifying odyssey of 1000 doomed passengers trapped aboard a plague-infested train. A terrorist infected with a deadly virus boards the Stockholm to Geneva Express and ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspense, intense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.7
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Torn Curtain (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: During the Cold War, an American scientist appears to defect to East Germany as part of a cloak and dagger mission to find the formula for a resin solution, but the plan goes awry when his fiancee, unaware of his motivation, follows him across the ...
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Westler (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Felix from West-Berlin falls in love with Thomas in East-Berlin. At first they keep their relationship going by regular visits from Felix, but the curfew forces him to return every evening. When the East-German authorities become suspicious, Thomas ...
Plot: berlin wall, cold war, lgbt, curfew, gay interest, love, homosexual, communism, gay bar, escape
Place: east germany, west germany, east berlin east germany, berlin germany, west berlin west germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Final Assignment (1980)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An intrepid television journalist (Genevieve Bujold) sent to cover the Canadian prime minister's visit to the Soviet Union has trouble sticking to her assignment when she unearths a horrific experimental drug trial involving children. ...
Plot: reporter, children, prime minister, experiment, canadian, journalism, steroids, suit and tie, assignment, escape, telephone, cold war
Place: russia, soviet union, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Smuggler's Ransom (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 46 min.
Story: It is 1985 and a Cold War is raging between East and West. A young woman named Carmen, while attempting to smuggle Bibles into Romania, is captured by communist forces. Unfortunately, Carmen’s father was a Soviet Nuclear Physicist who became ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The Manchurian Candidate is a political thriller from American director John Frankenheimer. An American soldier is brainwashed into being a killer for the communist Russians during the Korean War.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, thought provoking, captivating ...
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Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: new york, korea, usa, washington d.c., madison square garden manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%