Movies like The President's Mistress

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The President's Mistress (1978)
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The President's Mistress (1978)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When Ben investigates the mysterious death of his sister, he is unaware that he is opening up a web of political intrigue. Ed Murphy, the White House Chief of Staff, becomes embroiled in a struggle to save the President from a humiliating scandal.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, adventure, special agents, heroes, politics, crimes, undercover, mystery, espionage, infidelity, government agency, dishonesty, state affairs, white house, mistress, russian, secret service, death of sister, hit and run, deadly
Time: 70s
Place: washington d.c.

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Most similar movies to The President's Mistress

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, deadly, dishonesty, murder, law enforcement, mystery and undercover mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like The President's Mistress: Fatwa (2006), The Enemy Within (1994), State Affairs (2009), The Domino Killings (1977), An Amish Murder (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Fatwa (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the midst of a personal crisis, junior senator Maggie Davidson (Holly) ascertains that she's the subject of a terrorist plot.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, political conspiracy, undercover, politics, crimes, terrorism, rivalry, dishonesty, state affairs, murder, empire, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Enemy Within (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Colonel Casey discovers what appears to be plans by General Lloyd to use fake military excercises to assist Jack Giddings in his plans to remove President Foster from office. Colonel Casey, and President Foster must find evidence that there is a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, political thriller
Plot: conspiracy, political conspiracy, terrorism, political corruption, betrayal, state affairs, race against time, government agency, manhunt, undercover, revolution, political intrigue ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 6.3
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State Affairs (2009)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A plane explodes above the Gulf of Guinea. An escort girl is murdered in a Parisian park. Thousands of miles separate these two events, and yet Nora Chahyd, believes there's a connection between them, much to his superiors chagrin. As Nora ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, cynical ...
Plot: undercover, investigation, law enforcement, politics, betrayal, dishonesty, police detective, hitman, murder, political corruption, spy, agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Domino Killings (1977)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tucker is a chronic underachiever and a loser. A Vietnam war veteran who just can't seem to keep out of trouble, in the years since his discharge. The only thing he got out of the war was his skill with a rifle. Now, serving a long stretch in ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, prison, vietnam war, terrorism, paranoia, vietnam veteran, murder, assassination, secret organization, prison escape, politics, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, spain, europe, asia, san francisco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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An Amish Murder (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In "An Amish Murder", the peaceful Amish farming community of Painter’s Mill, Ohio, is shattered when a series of brutal murders leaves the town with a sense of frailty and loss of innocence. Among the most affected by the tragedy was ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, mind bending, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, amish, police investigation, religions or cults, crimes, society, law enforcement, winter, snow, nypd, lifetime, religion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio
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78%
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Brass Target (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: USA, West Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 111 min.
Story: General George S. Patton died in a car accident in 1945. However, now speculates that his death was actually a murder carefully prepared by his staff to cover a large theft of gold.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: world war two, gold, conspiracy, hitman, heist, dishonesty, soldier, war, military, undercover, assassination, investigation ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
A Show of Force (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this thriller, television reporter Kate Ryan de Meléndez investigates the death of two radical Puerto Rican activists, whom she begins to believe may have been framed and murdered by undercover American agents.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: murder, investigation, undercover, mystery, police corruption, journalism, uncover truth, legal, amateur detective, crimes, law enforcement, media ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.1
 261
Thunder Point (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Former IRA agent Sean Dillon comes to the rescue when a woman discovers a briefcase containing plans that could destroy all of Europe. Dillon's assignment is to protect her until the plans can be properly destroyed.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Plot: ira, espionage, spy, dishonesty, undercover, criminal heroes, save the day, crimes, state affairs, unlikely partners, adventure, world war two ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Marked for Murder (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A snooty female production assistant and an eager gopher at a TV station are assigned by their boss to locate a mysterious cassette. They quickly find themselves framed for murder and pursued by government agents.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, agent, government conspiracy, dishonesty, mystery, law enforcement, crimes, chase, government, heroin, drugs, frame up ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Counterstrike (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Secret Service agent and his brother, a reckless ATF agent, try to stop a group of extreme right-wing U.S. military mercenaries, led by a fanatic Taiwanese vixen, who hijack the Queen Mary 2 ocean liner with the U.S. and Chinese presidents on ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, daring rescue, adventure, rescue, save the day, special agents, rivalry, confined, race against time, undercover, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Inside Man (1984)
Genre: Mystery, Action, Thriller
Country: Sweden, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1981, after the successful test of a submarine tracker device developed by the Swedish scientist Paul Mandell and sponsored by the US government through his representative Miller, his industry is totally burned and the laser device is stolen. ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, law enforcement, spy, secret agents, espionage, heist, political conspiracy, working undercover, missing person, betrayal, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: sweden, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
To Commit a Murder (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A writer gets wrapped up in espionage.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: spy, espionage, kidnapping, scientist, rescue, heroes, dishonesty, undercover, state affairs, crimes, fall in love, graphic violence ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.3
 28
Tucked Away (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the surface, Ray Ryan has it all. He's a successful advertising executive with a new promotion. He has a nice home and a beautiful fiancée. Underneath it all is a dark secret he's finding harder to hide. Ray's nightmares are ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, crimes, life is a bitch, murder, secret, abusive father, aging, deadly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.3
 721
Hide (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Boston detective investigates the mummified remains of six women, based on a novel by Lisa Gardner.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, enigmatic
Plot: police investigation, uncover truth, mystery, serial killer, riddles and clues, crimes, law enforcement, lifetime, strong female presence, deadly, danger
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Man on the Balcony (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A serial-killer attacks and murders young girls in the parks of Stockholm. The police have trouble finding any evidence to find the killer. But when a newsstand is robbed in one of the parks while the murderer strikes again, police inspector Martin ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough, realistic
Plot: serial killer, child murder investigation, law enforcement, mystery, dishonesty, child murder, murder, police, criminal heroes, crimes, sex maniac, serial child killer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Murder at the Savoy (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A famous industrialist is murdered at a restaurant in Malmoe. Police inspector Martin Beck in Stockholm gets the case. The suspects lead to people involved in illegal arms deals. But who was the biggest criminal, the murderer or the industrialist?
Style: mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: murder, police, investigation, crimes, mystery, law enforcement, arms dealing, murder investigation, arms deal, police procedural, hospital, medical ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Chariot (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Seven strangers find themselves unwitting participants in a U.S. government evacuation program gone horribly wrong.
Style: mysterious, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: airplane, confined, post apocalypse, twists and turns, group of strangers, mystery, crimes, mind game, trapped, heroes, claustrophobia, amnesia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Cat Burglar (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Unwitting pickup artist Jack Coley (Jack Hogan) nabs a briefcase holding a costly scientific formula, turning himself into a moving target for owner Alan Sheridan (John Baer), foreign agents and the fuzz -- all bent on a blistering game of finders, ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, cat burglar, burglar, heist, concentration camp, crime gone awry, undercover, heroes, crimes, dishonesty, on the run ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Who's Got the Black Box? (1967)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The widow of a murdered undercover NATO officer in Greece is the prime suspect in his killing. She finds herself embroiled in a bigger conspiracy about the sabotage of U.S. radar installations while trying to prove her innocence.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: spy, murder, conspiracy, political intrigue, uncover truth, mistaken identity, frame up, working undercover, obsession, false accusation, political corruption, whistleblower ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Three Blind Mice (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A lawyer defends a man he's known since serving together in Vietnam, who has been accused of murdering three Vietnamese immigrants. Now he'll have to fight against a tenacious District Attorney, and evidence connected to the man's ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: legal investigation, courtroom drama, murder, frame up, vietnam veteran, protagonist as suspect, mystery, false accusation, crimes, law enforcement, legal action, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 636
Carambole (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This film is based upon the book with the same name, by Håkan Nesser, one of Swedens most appreciated "crime-authors".
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: murder, hit and run, life turned upside down, mystery, uncover truth, law enforcement, investigation, crimes, private detective, blackmail, doctor, nypd ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Letter from Death Row (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A psychological thriller that takes you through the mind of convicted killer, Michael Raine, and his experiences on death row. Was he guilty of killing his girlfriend or was he a victim of a conspiracy to frame him for a crime he didn't commit? ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, rough, bleak ...
Plot: death row, murder, injustice, false accusation, riddles and clues, prison, wrongfully committed, prison life, destiny, who done it, frame up, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.1
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Case G (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Van Veeteren's only unsolved case comes back to haunt him when the daughter of a murdered private detective comes to see him. A brutal wife killer, who went into hiding years before, has resurfaced under an assumed name; or so it seems, and Van ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: manhunt, mystery, private detective, haunted by the past, law enforcement, crimes, murder, police procedural, nypd, snow, fictional country, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Betrayal (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A lonely widow hires a young woman as her companion. What she doesn't know is that the woman and her boyfriend are extortionists, who are planning on making her their next victim, then killing her when they get her money.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: woman in danger, betrayal, murderous pair, con artists, friendship, cons and scams, dishonesty, crimes, murder, wealth, robbery, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.8
 212
Midnight Man (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: British soldiers force a recently captured IRA terrorist to cooperate with them and then assign him to go undercover with a gang of terrorists and prevent them from killing the U.S. President. But the spy isn't in long before he realizes that ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, soldier, spy, irish republican army, terrorism, ira, assassination attempt, british monarchy, rivalry, golden years, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: ireland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.9
 342
Threat Matrix (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Threat Matrix is a 2003 American drama television series. It lasted 16 episodes. The plot consisted of the events in a United States Homeland Security anti-terrorism unit, led by Special agent John Kilmer. The title of the show refers to a report ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: special agents, terrorism, undercover, prodigy, law enforcement, political conspiracy, deaf, rescue, homeland, terrorist, government agency, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.9
 220
Dead Cert (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: As a surprise, two horse owners decide to ride their animals themselves in a steeplechase. But Bill Davidson's horse "Admiral" behaves weirdly, and falls hard after an obstacle. Bill dies from his injuries. His friend Alan York ...
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: murder, horse, horse race, jockey, investigation, mystery, best friends, dishonesty, crimes, gang, rivalry, bookies ...
Time: 70s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Lady Against the Odds (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A private detective becomes involved in a new cast when her partner's guardian is murdered.
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: private investigator, murder, mystery, law enforcement, investigation, crimes, private detective, custody, industrialist, female detective, guardian, deadly
Time: 1940s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.1
 273
The Stranger (1987)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bonnie Bedilia stars in this psychological thriller about a woman who witnesses a murder and then flees. During her escape, she has a car accident. She becomes an amnesia victim and although, she doesn't know her own identity, is able to ...
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: amnesia, hitman, murder, graphic violence, mystery, life is a bitch, witnessing a crime, dishonesty, crimes, wrongfully committed, twists and turns, hospital ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.8
 417
Legacy (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the 1970s London during the height of the Cold War when a young spy discovers the disturbing truth about his father's complex past. Based on Alan Judd's 2001 novel Legacy, the second in the Thoroughgood series after 1981's A ...
Style: captivating, serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: spy, secret agents, cold war, espionage, kgb, betrayal, government agency, love and romance, undercover, political unrest, forbidden love, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: england, london, ussr, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%