Movies like The Ambushers

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The Ambushers
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: humorous, semi serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, race against time, adventure, spacecraft, rescue, terrorism, chases and races, heroes, spy, rivalry, undercover, good versus evil, heroic mission, hijacking, kidnapping, space and aliens, danger, escapades, ford mustang, motorcycle riding, woman smoker, ballroom dancing, discovering a dead body, fashion show, boxing match ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america
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The Wild Wild West
Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
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50 min.
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The Avengers
Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
UK
60 min.
 8.4
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Most similar movies to The Ambushers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, humorous, semi serious and exciting films with plots about undercover, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, chases and races and adventure mostly in Action, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Ambushers: Murderers' Row (1966), The Wrecking Crew (1968), The Spy with My Face (1965), The Silencers (1966), Double Team (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Murderers' Row
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: heroic mission, kidnapping, adventure, island, missing person, working undercover, chases and races, heroes, good versus evil, spy, rivalry, undercover ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, riviera, french riviera
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System:   95%
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The Wrecking Crew
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master criminal, master villain, adventure, one man army, espionage, secret agents, race against time, save the day, terrorism, hijacking, working undercover ...
Time: 60s
Place: scandinavia
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    User:   59%
 
The Spy with My Face
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, humorous, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: secret agents, espionage, partners, adventure, master villain, kidnapping, confined, spy, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   58%
 
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The Silencers
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty, exciting ...
Plot: secret agents, espionage, danger, parody, escapades, heroes, undercover, good versus evil, rivalry, spy, golden years, save the world ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: phoenix arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   61%
 
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Double Team
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, arms dealer, revenge, kung fu, chase, island, good versus evil, fight scenes, ninja, criminal's revenge, violence, one man army ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
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In Like Flint
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: humorous, witty, exciting, not serious, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, adventure, mad scientist, espionage, spy, brainwashing, good versus evil, island, women, spies, 007, goofy hero ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s
Place: tokyo, washington d.c., moscow russia, cuba
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System:   35%
    User:   37%
 
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The Avengers
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, semi serious, humorous, surreal, awful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, spy, surrealism, betrayal, mad scientist, british, chase, violence, master villain, dialogue, secret agents ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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System:   31%
    User:   36%
 
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The Tuxedo
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Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, chase, kung fu, mad scientist, adventure, espionage, spy, master villain, fight scenes, one man army, mistaken identity, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   27%
 
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Mammoth
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a hot summer afternoon in the sleepy town of Blackwater Louisiana, a meteor streaks across the sky and crashes through the roof of the local Natural History Museum. The meteor is actually a spaceship containing an alien life form which animates ...
Style: semi serious, scary, exciting, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: anti heroes, dangerous animal, danger, small town, escapades, race against time, museum, animal life, chases and races, supernatural, deadly, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, prehistory
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   27%
 
One Spy Too Many
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: secret agents, espionage, adventure, save the world, partners, master villain, assassination, spy, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   31%
 
Police Story 4: First Strike
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, exciting, semi serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chase, adventure, espionage, male nudity, kung fu, fight scenes, master criminal, helicopter, one man army, violence, shark ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   29%
 
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Firehead
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a Russian cyborg with telekinetic powers terrorizes a city, an elite government agency intervenes. Col. Vaughn convinces "regular guy" chemist, Warren Hart, to team up with a beautiful blonde agent to capture the menace. But Warren ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, master villain, secret agents, adventure, special agents, supernatural ability, espionage, telekinesis, good versus evil, on the run, race against time, save the day ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   34%
 
Flight of Fury
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, one man army, secret agents, adventure, daring rescue, espionage, race against time, terrorist, pilot, bomber, rescue, save the day ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   30%
 
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True Lies
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, realistic, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, terrorism, adventure, secret service, surveillance, marriage, gunfight, motorcycle, violence, secret agents, top secret ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, twentieth century, year 1994, 1990s
Place: usa, florida, california, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   23%
 
Behind Enemy Lines: Colombia
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, hostages, war, secret agents, soldier, adventure, daring rescue, manhunt, terrorism, race against time, rescue, frame up ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colombia, latin america, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   30%
 
The Karate Killers
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: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: secret agents, track down, chases and races, danger, heroes, master villain, spy, espionage, race against time, heroic mission, riddles and clues, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   30%
 
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Carmen's caught in a virtual reality game designed by the Kids' new nemesis, the Toymaker. It's up to Juni to save his sister, and ultimately the world.
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, entertaining, ridiculous ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, boys' night
Plot: family, adventure, video game, virtual reality, good versus evil, computer game, master villain, spy, children, kids and family, dialogue, mad scientist ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   34%
 
Agent for H.A.R.M.
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: humorous
Plot: evil alien, mad scientist, adventure, parody, secret agents, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, spy, undercover, espionage, good versus evil ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   23%
 
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Who Am I?
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 120 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: humorous, semi serious, twists and turns, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chase, adventure, car chase, kung fu, kidnapping, amnesia, spy, master warrior, fight scenes, arms dealer, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, africa, south africa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   31%
 
Cyber-Tracker 2
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: futuristic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, a.i., adventure, androids and robots, government agency, master villain, secret agents, special agents, changing the past or future, fighting crime, man versus machine, save the world ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   32%
 
The Order of the Black Eagle
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Spy Duncan Jax thwarts a cabal of neo-nazis
Style: semi serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: escapades, good versus evil, adventure, secret agents, racism, chases and races, danger, heroes, rivalry, undercover, disorder, blonde ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   31%
 
The Wild Wild West
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The Wild Wild West is an American television series that ran on CBS for four seasons from September 17, 1965 to April 4, 1969. Two television movies were made with the original cast in 1979 and 1980, and the series was adapted for a motion picture ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, old west, partners against crime, adventure, special agents, working undercover, escapades, undercover, heroes, secret agent, rivalry, master villain ...
Time: 19th century
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, new mexico, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   27%
 
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Sharpshooter
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An assassin working for the CIA decides to take one final job before quitting only to find out that he is the target of his CIA boss.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, one man army, adventure, secret agents, betrayal, special agents, manhunt, assassin, assassination, on the run, race against time, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   25%
 
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Judgment Day
Genre: Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This sci-fi thriller finds the world in imminent danger when a collision in outer space sends huge pieces of interstellar debris on a path headed straight for Earth. A scientist has designed a system that would stop the largest meteor fragments from ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hostages, master criminal, one man army, special agents, daring rescue, race against time, terrorism, rescue, save the day, save the world, kidnapping, apocalypse ...
Time: 90s
Place: south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   29%
 
 5.4
 45K
I Spy
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When the Switchblade, the most sophisticated prototype stealth fighter created yet, is stolen from the U.S. government, one of the United States' top spies, Alex Scott, is called to action. What he doesn't expect is to get teamed up with a ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, spy, parody, master villain, car chase, spies, secret agents, secret service, lame, adventure, chase, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: budapest, washington d.c., budapest hungary, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   27%
 
Operation Delta Force
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands, South Africa
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A team of military experts and scientists go after a terrorist group that has seized a deadly virus and is threatening to release it.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, hostages, one man army, adventure, secret agents, soldier, daring rescue, terrorism, race against time, virus, terrorist group, save the day ...
Time: 90s
Place: pentagon, mine, africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   25%
    User:   28%
 
 5.3
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Detonator
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Croatia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a renegade Russian general sends a nuclear bomb hurtling toward the Middle East aboard a hijacked train, special agents are dispatched to disarm the deadly device. Ten tons of steel and one ounce of hot plutonium are now riding roughshod ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, fugitives, hostages, one man army, adventure, secret agents, daring rescue, espionage, terrorism, soviet, scientist, mercenary ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, iran, middle east, russia, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   25%
    User:   28%
 
Disaster Zone: Volcano in New York
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Illegal experimentation accidentally rips open a previously unknown hidden magma reserve directly under Manhattan!
Style: semi serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mad scientist, secret identity, chase, adventure, race against time, rescue, save the day, survival, apocalypse, experiment gone awry, forces of nature, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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System:   25%
    User:   21%
 

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