Movies like The Ambassador

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The Ambassador (1984)
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The Ambassador (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An Amerian ambassador to Israel tries to bring peace to the Middle East, but his efforts are hampered when his wife has an affair with a PLO leader. Robert Mitchum plays a controversial U.S. ambassador to Israel who tries to solve the Palestinian question while being criticized by all factions, which takes a turn when his wife begins having an affair with a PLO chief. Rock Hudson (in his last theatrical movie role) plays Mitchum's chief security officer who saves his life in an assassination attempt and tries to help him resolve the conflicts around them.
Plot: ambassador, student, female nudity, terrorism, secret agents, infidelity, massacre, unfaithful wife, diplomat, propaganda, blackmail, husband wife relationship, sex tape, palestinian, secret agent, middle east conflict
Place: israel, palestine, middle east

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about danger, terrorism, heroes, deadly, terrorist, chases and races and gun mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like The Ambassador: Double Edge (1992), Rosebud (1975), Sword of Gideon (1986), Turtle Beach (1992), Counter Measures (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Double Edge (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Upon arriving Israel on her first foreign assignment, American photojournalist Faye Milano is greeted by David, an Israeli officer and writer who's also the nephew of Jerusalem's mayor
Plot: reporter, israeli palestinian conflict
Place: israel, middle east, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.2
 727
Rosebud (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a bold coup a Palestinian terrorist group captures the yacht Rosebud and kidnaps the millionaires five daughters on it. At first they demand film clips to be shown on major European TV stations. Undercover agent Martin is hired to hunt the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, hostage, secret agents, terrorist, yacht, daring rescue, confined, danger, chases and races, hostages, escapades ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: middle east, israel, hamburg germany, corsica, french riviera ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Sword of Gideon (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, France
Duration: 173 min.
Story: Chronicles a Mossad team hand picked to hunt down the terrorists involved in the 1972 Munich Olympic massacre of Israeli athletes.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: terrorism, mossad, chases and races, fighting the system, contests and competitions, state affairs, crimes, danger, heroes, assassination, confined, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: israel, middle east, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 4.7
 270
Turtle Beach (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Reporter Judith Wilkes leaves her husband and two sons in Sydney and goes to Malaysia to cover the story of the Vietnamese boat people. She becomes romantically involved with Kanan, and strikes up a friendship with Lady Minou Hobday, who keeps a ...
Plot: beach, massacre, female nudity, children, mother, throat slitting, suicide, widower, sea, dead children, journalism, ambassador ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Counter Measures (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: US Navy medical officer Jake Fuller is assigned to a goodwill visit aboard a Russian submarine. But he and his companion, Lt. Swain, end up alone among terrorists, who have taken over the submarine and threaten to fire its nuclear weapons.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, hijacking, terrorism, ambassador, u.s. navy, confined, chases and races, deadly, heroes, danger, race against time, military ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 4.5
 1K
Cover-Up (1991)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Israel
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mike Anderson, a tough American reporter on a dangerous foreign assignment, finds his own life in jeopardy when he uncovers a deadly labyrinth of political intrigue that threatens the lives of thousands. Dispatched to investigate a mysterious and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, espionage, secret agents, military, heroes, spy, conspiracy, reporter, cia, terrorist plot, ambassador, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: israel, middle east, tel aviv israel, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Homeland Security (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Admiral McKee (Tom Skerritt) is retired, when following the events of 9/11 he receives a call from the White House informing him that his commander in chief requires him to serve his country once again. Shortly after this he is sworn into office as ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, danger, save the day, law enforcement, head of state, secret agents, state affairs, deadly, special agents, race against time, heroes, government agency ...
Time: september 11 2001, 90s
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
OSS 117 - Double Agent (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A secret agent is sent to the Middle East to destroy a gang of assassins.
Style: eurospy, psychotronic
Plot: assassin, secret agent, secret agents, espionage, spy, james bond spoof, code name
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Deadly Outbreak (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dutton Hatfield, played by Jeff Speakman, is working for the American embassy. He finds himself inside a biochemical weapon laboratory when terrorists headed by Colonel Baron (played by TimeCop villain Ron Silver) take over the place. Baron is ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bio weapon, computer cracker, heroes, terrorism, one man army, tough heroes, danger, special agents, crimes, save the day, master criminal, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: israel, pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.1
 216K
Body of Lies (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The CIA’s hunt is on for the mastermind of a wave of terrorist attacks. Roger Ferris is the agency’s man on the ground, moving from place to place, scrambling to stay ahead of ever-shifting events. An eye in the sky – a satellite link – ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, clever, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, cia, spy, government agency, espionage, intelligence agency, off the grid, torture, danger, bomb, explosion, beating ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, jordan, dubai, manchester england, saudi arabia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.8
 842
Hornets' Nest (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An American commando who's the sole survivor of a parachute jump into WWII-era Italy leads a group of children in a campaign of sabotage against the Nazis.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, world war two, kidnapping, battles, military, fish out of water, village, teenage life, countryside, vengeance, anti war, heroic mission ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.3
 4K
Sniper 3 (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Master Gunnery Sergeant Thomas Beckett is the U.S. Marine Corps' most decorated sniper. His has taken out warlords, drug lords, assassins, and bitter foes. This time, he's going after a friend.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, one man army, betrayal, hitman, terrorism, crimes, deadly, special agents, chases and races, heroes, tough heroes, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand, washington d.c., cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 20K
Beirut (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A former U. S. diplomat returns to service in order to save a former colleague in Beirut.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, rough, bleak
Plot: israeli palestinian conflict, terrorist, hostage, arab, terrorism, attack, heroes, war, fight, mission, danger, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 80s, year 1972, year 1982
Place: lebanon, middle east, palestine, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Evil That Men Do (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professional killer Holland is forced out of retirement to break a Central American government's political torture ring when one of his friends, a Latin American journalist, is killed. The murderer, Doctor Clement Molloch, is the master sadist ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, murder, hitman, vigilantism, good versus evil, assassination, chase, heroes, torture, revolver, martial arts, serial killer ...
Time: 80s
Place: holland, europe, latin america, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.1
 627
The Next Man (1976)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Khalil is an Arab diplomat who wants to not only make peace with Israel, but admit the Jewish state as a member of OPEC. This instantly makes him a target for a series of ingeniously conceived assassination attempts, most of which he foils with the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, idealism, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), peaceful mission, political conspiracy, price of justice, rivalry, state affairs, undercover, heroes, secret agents ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, israel, london, morocco, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Sum of All Fears (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When the president of Russia suddenly dies, a man whose politics are virtually unknown succeeds him. The change in political leaders sparks paranoia among American CIA officials, so CIA director Bill Cabot recruits a young analyst to supply insight ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: cold war, terrorism, espionage, terrorist, nuclear war, cia, nuclear explosion, atomic bomb, nuclear, spy, nuclear threat, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 1990s, 20th century ...
Place: washington d.c., baltimore, usa, russia, israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.2
 117
The Night (1992)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Syria
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The film explores the Arab-Israeli conflict as seen through the experiences of an Arab family in newly-liberated city of Quneitra, headed by a resistance fighter.
Plot: monument, resistance, father daughter relationship, palestinian, horse riding, arab, military, memory, father son relationship, marriage, terrorism, refugee ...
Time: 1940s
Place: syria, israel, middle east, palestine
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.5
 215K
Munich (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 164 min.
Story: During the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, eleven Israeli athletes are taken hostage and murdered by a Palestinian terrorist group known as Black September. In retaliation, the Israeli government recruits a group of Mossad agents to track down and ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, terrorism, mossad, secret agents, vengeance, murder, politics, assassination, jewish, terrorist, revenge, hostage ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: middle east, europe, israel, lebanon, munich germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Chaos Factor (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An American army intelligence officer discovers corruption and murder by American soldiers in Vietnam.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, military, car chase, military life, undercover, rebellion, espionage, fighting the system, rivalry, danger, race against time, terrorism ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: cambodia, asia, china, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.7
 3K
Live Wire (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Danny O'Neill is a bomb disposal expert assigned to a case where terrorists have developed an "invisible" liquid explosive which is activated within the human body.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, assassination, explosive, senator, danger, crimes, undercover, investigation, police detective, government agency, politics, special agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Line in the Sand (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a remote village on the Suffolk Coast, Frank Perry (Ross Kemp) waits for his past to catch up with him. Previously a spy for MI6 working on Iranian chemical and biological weapons production, his reports led to the deaths of many Iranian ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: hidden identity, undercover, espionage, government agency, danger, betrayal, on the run, secret agents, terrorism, battles, arms dealing, special agents ...
Time: contemporary
Place: iran, europe, middle east, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.4
 23K
Paradise Now (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Palestine, France, Germany, Netherlands, Israel
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Paradise Now is filmed from the perspective of two Palestinian men who are preparing to perform a suicide attack in Israel. This is the first film to deal with the subject of suicide bombers.
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, bleak, rough, controversial ...
Plot: terrorism, israeli palestinian conflict, suicide, freedom, politics, bomb, friendship, self sacrifice, occupation, destiny, mission gone awry, introspection ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel, middle east, palestine, palestinian authority, tel aviv israel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
 24K
Hamburger Hill (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The men of Bravo Company are facing a battle that's all uphill… up Hamburger Hill. Fourteen war-weary soldiers are battling for a mud-covered mound of earth so named because it chews up soldiers like chopped meat. They are fighting for their ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, gloomy, rough, serious ...
Plot: vietnam war, soldier, anti war, combat, violence spree, violence, insanity, jungle, lieutenant, massacre, gunfight, war ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1969
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 4.6
 172
The Zone (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Former Gulf War hero Rowdy Welles is framed for murder by unscrupulous CIA boss Dick Althorp. As his price of freedom, Welles is ordered to undertake a deadly mission to destroy a nuclear processing plant in a foreign nation, owned by dangerous ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, secret agents, adventure, one man army, heroes, chases and races, confined, rivalry, deadly, espionage, undercover, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Delta Force (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A 707 aircraft jetliner on its way from Athens to Rome and then to New York City is hijacked by Lebanese terrorists. The terrorists demand that the pilot take them to Beirut. What the terrorists don't realize is that an elite team of commandoes ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: terrorist, terrorism, hostage, military, fight, martial arts, hijacking, stewardess, heroes, soldier, patriotism, gunfight ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, israel, lebanon, athens greece, beirut lebanon
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sniper: Ghost Shooter (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Elite snipers Brandon Beckett and Richard Miller are tasked with protecting a gas pipeline from terrorists looking to make a statement. When battles with the enemy lead to snipers being killed by a ghost shooter who knows their exact location, ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: sniper, mission, battle, battles, terrorist, u.s. marine corps, enemy, security, terrorism, military, moral dilemma, terrorist group ...
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Dying of the Light (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Bahamas, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Evan Lake, a veteran CIA agent, has been ordered to retire. But when his protégé uncovers evidence that Lake's nemesis, the terrorist Banir, has resurfaced, Lake goes rogue, embarking on a perilous, intercontinental mission to eliminate his ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, track down, retirement, espionage, special agents, secret agents, undercover, danger, revenge, cia, profanity, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., romania, kenya, bucharest
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.7
 143
Hard Evidence (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Trent Turner has it all - a beautiful wife, a fabulous house, and a business he owns with his best friend. He also has a mistress, a mistress who gets him involved with more than he's bargained for...
Plot: blackmail, infidelity, business, delivery man, dea, murder, drugs, drug smuggling
Place: vancouver, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Children of Rage (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Italy, Israel
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The viscous conflict between Israel and the Palestinians is now a generation old. For many of the children of the region, the terrorist war has been going on for their entire lifetimes, killing their family and friends, and overshadowing their ...
Plot: children, politics, terrorist, hospital, bomb, physician, war
Place: palestine, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Valley of the Wolves: Iraq (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Turkey, USA, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The movie opens with a fictionalized depiction of a real-life incident: the arrest on July 4, 2003 of 11 Turkish special forces soldiers and 13 civilians by U.S. forces of the 173rd Airborne commanded by Colonel William C. Mayville in the northern ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, soldier, danger, military, vengeance, politics, rivalry, fighting the system, daring rescue, espionage, allies, hostages ...
Time: contemporary
Place: middle east, iraq, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%