Movies like The Ambushers

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The Ambushers (1967)
 5.3
 2K
The Ambushers (1967)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A U.S. government built flying saucer is launched into space on a top secret test flight, but is brought down by exiled ruler of an outlaw nation who uses a remote control device to cause the ship to land at his secret base in Mexico. Agent Matt Helm is assigned to find the saucer and has to contend with an enemy agent and an Arab assassin.
Style: rough, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, parody, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, terrorism, secret agents, spy, adventure, spacecraft, kidnapping, space and aliens, hijacking, undercover, rescue, escapades, rivalry, good versus evil, race against time, heroic mission, sex, martial arts, village, terrorist, agent, mountain, poker, karate, violence ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america, acapulco mexico

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Most similar movies to The Ambushers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, humorous and exciting films with plots about danger, heroes, rivalry, gunfight, secret agents, undercover and chases and races mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Ambushers: Murderers' Row (1966), In Like Flint (1967), The Wrecking Crew (1968), The Spy with My Face (1965), The Silencers (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Murderers' Row (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The handsome top agent Matt dies a tragic death in his bath tub - the women mourn about the loss. However it's just faked for his latest top-secret mission: He shall find Dr. Solaris, inventor of the Helium laser beam, powerful enough to ...
Style: parody, semi serious, realistic, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: faked death, heroes, chase, secret agents, good versus evil, spy, mate swapping, escapades, save the world, undercover, adventure, save the day ...
Time: 60s
Place: washington d.c., europe, french riviera, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
In Like Flint (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Flint is again called out of retirement when his old boss finds that he seems to have missed 90 seconds while golfing with the president. Flint finds that the president has been replaced by an actor (Flint's line [with a wistful look] is ...
Style: parody, humorous, witty, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, space and aliens, secret agents, listening device, rocket, sexuality, spacecraft, conspiracy, adventure, mad scientist, disorder, tough heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: washington d.c., moscow russia, cuba, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, crimes, race against time, adventure, master villain, working undercover, terrorism, undercover, save the day, master criminal, escapades ...
Time: 60s
Place: copenhagen, scandinavia, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, parody ...
Plot: espionage, secret agents, heroes, spy, confined, escapades, partners, undercover, rivalry, master villain, adventure, kidnapping ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Silencers (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Music, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Matt Helm (Dean Martin) is called out of retirement to stop the evil Big O organization who plan to explode an atomic bomb over Alamagordo, NM, and start WW III.
Style: parody, exciting, realistic, not serious, humorous ...
Plot: undercover, secret agents, good versus evil, heroes, espionage, spy, rivalry, escapades, crimes, golden years, save the world, intelligence agency ...
Time: 60s
Place: santa fe new mexico, arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.7
 34K
Double Team (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: He's a one-man arsenal... with enough voltage to rock the free world. They Don't Play by the Rules. You're either on their side...or in their way. America's top counter-terrorist usually works alone...this time he's got ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, buddy comedy, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: arms dealer, heroes, terrorist, revenge, heroic mission, uninhibited rivalry, good versus evil, criminal's revenge, martial arts, chase, kidnapping, one man army ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, rome italy, antwerp, belgium, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Karate Killers (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: International spies Napoleon Solo (Robert Vaughn) and Illya Kuryakin (David McCallum) travel around the globe in an effort to track down a secret formula that was divided into four parts and left by a dying scientist with his four of five daughters, ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, parody, psychotronic
Plot: heroes, secret agents, spy, woman in danger, riddles and clues, heroic mission, inventions and discoveries, track down, undercover, partners, race against time, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: secret agents, espionage, heroes, spy, undercover, adventure, assassination, rivalry, escapades, save the world, master villain, partners ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Police Story 4: First Strike (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jackie Chan reprises his role as Chan Ka-Kui (also known in some versions as Jackie) yet again as a Hong Kong cop who works with Interpol to track down and arrest an illegal weapons dealer. Later Jackie realizes that things are not as simple as they ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, secret agents, helicopter, hitman, one man army, undercover, heroes, espionage, chase, adventure, double agent, terrorism ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 2.6
 7K
Simon Sez (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Germany, Belgium, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A tattooed Interpol agent helps an old classmate find the kidnapped daughter of a computer software tycoon.
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, interpol, espionage, race against time, kidnapping, terrorist group, terrorism, heroes, gunfight, black hero, male female relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: french riviera, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.3
 253K
True Lies (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Harry Tasker is a secret agent for the United States Government. For years, he has kept his job from his wife, but is forced to reveal his identity and try to stop nuclear terrorists when he and his wife are kidnapped by them.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, secret agents, top secret, secret service, marriage, adventure, terrorist plot, double life, surveillance, undercover, truth serum ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1994, 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa, florida, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.4
 83K
The Tuxedo (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Cabbie-turned-chauffeur Jimmy Tong learns there is really only one rule when you work for playboy millionaire Clark Devlin : Never touch Devlin's prized tuxedo. But when Devlin is temporarily put out of commission in an explosive accident, ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, satirical, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: secret agents, martial arts, adventure, reluctant partners, mad scientist, taxi driver, save the world, heroes, save the day, nothing goes right, hidden identity, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Agent for H.A.R.M. (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The head (Wendell Corey) of the Human Aetiological Relations Machine pits an agent (Mark Richman) against a flesh-to-fungus spore gun.
Style: parody, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: secret agents, espionage, spy, iron curtain, disorder, mad scientist, adventure, rivalry, heroes, good versus evil, evil alien, undercover ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 3.9
 8K
Derailed (2002)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Aruba, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: NATO operative Jacques Kristoff (Jean-Claude Van Damme) is summoned into action—on his birthday, no less—to track down Galina Konstantin (Laura Harring), who has stolen an extremely valuable and dangerous top-secret container from the Slovakian ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: runaway train, train, bio weapon, race against time, rescue, terrorism, secret agents, one man army, save the day, adventure, heroic mission, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vienna, europe, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.8
 44K
The Avengers (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: British Ministry agent John Steed, under direction from "Mother", investigates a diabolical plot by arch-villain Sir August de Wynter to rule the world with his weather control machine. Steed investigates the beautiful Doctor Mrs. Emma ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, sexy, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, secret agents, mad scientist, spy, heroes, clones, scientist, martial arts, human duplication, superhero, hitman, terrorism ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, england, london, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Foreigner (2003)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This story is about a freelance agent (Seagal) who is the courier of a package from France to Germany. He soon finds that many people want to get their hands on it.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, secret agents, martial arts, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, race against time, on the run, one man army, political conspiracy, murder, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, poland, germany, berlin germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Order of the Black Eagle (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Spy Duncan Jax thwarts a cabal of neo-nazis
Style: exciting, semi serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, heroes, good versus evil, disorder, undercover, escapades, rivalry, adventure, racism, spy hero, kung fu master, horse riding ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.9
 1K
Bulletproof (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of dangerous terrorists succeeds to get hold of a tank of the army and all its crew.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, hijacking, adventure, crimes, one man army, daring rescue, heroes, terrorist plot, terrorist, love interest, rescue ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 4.0
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French Spies (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, UK
Duration: 90 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: parody, humorous, not serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: adventure, heroes, undercover, rivalry, escapades, two man army, secret agents, mission, friendship, spy, intelligence, rabbit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: riviera, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.0
 4K
Shadow Man (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An intelligence operative discovers that no one is what they seem in the shadowy world of espionage.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, espionage, martial arts, save the day, adventure, undercover, government agency, rivalry, master criminal, terrorism, secret agents, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: romania, europe, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 3.8
 4K
Black Dawn (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jonathan Cold returns, this time he goes Undercover to stop a group of Terrorists before they bomb Los Angeles.
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, chase, martial arts, terrorism, one man army, race against time, undercover, spy, nuclear bomb, special agents, track down, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, amsterdam, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Behind Enemy Lines III: Colombia (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Navy SEALS mount an attack on Colombian special forces to clear their names and rescue a hostage.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, battles, soldier, hostage, military life, frame up, heroic mission, secret agents, manhunt, military, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, colombia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Cyber-Tracker 2 (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Secret Service agent (Wilson) battles an arms dealer who is creating a cyborg army.
Style: serious, rough, futuristic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, androids and robots, special agents, martial arts, kidnapping, adventure, law enforcement, terrorism, government agency, save the world, escapades, journalism ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Laser Mission (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: West Germany, South Africa, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A CIA agent is sent to get Professor Braun before the KGB can seize him as the Prof's knowledge, together with a recently stolen diamond, could be used to make a laser cannon.
Style: serious, suspenseful, feel good, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, secret agents, heroes, government, kgb, one man army, scientist, undercover, adventure, good versus evil, espionage, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Flight of Fury (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: John, is sent in to recover a stolen Stealth Bomber. His trusty sidekick Rojar and John's ever faithful Jessica, fight the rebel forces of Banansistan, led by the vivacious Ellianna.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, terrorist, pilot, bomber, martial arts, terrorism, soldier, espionage, heroic mission, crimes, gang, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.3
 589
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, suspenseful, rough
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: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 3.3
 613
Hour of Valor (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Presidential candidate running against the Vice-President plans a trip to the Balkans to negotiate the release of American servicemen being held hostage. Before he leaves, he receives a disk documenting evidence that the Vice-President has been ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, one man army, hijacking, political conspiracy, state affairs, secret agents, confined, undercover, save the day, adventure, race against time, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.6
 772
Connors' War (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: They'll never see him coming... It's Personal. It's War. A blinded ex special agent is given his sight back by a special serum in order for him to stop a nuke that's hidden somewhere in the city. Things are just starting to ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, secret agents, manhunt, terrorism, vengeance, government agency, law enforcement, state affairs, race against time, undercover, federal agent, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Diplomatic Siege (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Steve Mitchell is clandestinely sent to the US embassy in Bucharest, Romania to disarm a nuclear bomb that has secretly remained in the building since the end of the Cold War, little does he know that other problems will soon erupt. He must ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hostage, heroic mission, politics, crimes, save the day, rescue, race against time, secret agents, state affairs, government agency, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: romania, europe, balkan, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
 39K
Who Am I? (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Martial-arts megastar Jackie Chan wrote, directed and stars in this action-comedy. Secret agent Jackie (Chan) leads a commando group to Africa to kidnap scientists who are working to unleash a powerful -- and lethal -- new energy source. When Jackie ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, suspense, light, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, adventure, secret agents, chase, on the run, espionage, swat team, fistfight, car chase, airplane, fight ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: africa, south africa, hong kong, asia, johannesburg south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%