Movies like Billion Dollar Brain

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Billion Dollar Brain (1967)
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Billion Dollar Brain (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A former British spy stumbles into in a plot to overthrow Communism with the help of a supercomputer. But who is working for whom?
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic, political thriller, eurospy, detective series
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, kgb, murder, secret agents, private detective, espionage, spy, cold war, anti communism, adventure, heroes, crimes, terrorism, undercover, destiny, frame up, revolution, escapades, rivalry, assassination attempt, workplace intrigue, rebelliousness, race against time, government agency, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, finland, latvia, texas, russia, europe, sweden ...

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Most similar movies to Billion Dollar Brain

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and exciting films with plots about undercover, spy, espionage, dishonesty, chases and races, danger and secret agents mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Billion Dollar Brain: Funeral in Berlin (1966), The Ipcress File (1965), The Jigsaw Man (1983), The Fourth Protocol (1987), Deadlier Than the Male (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Funeral in Berlin (1966)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Colonel Stok, a Soviet intelligence officer responsible for security at the Berlin Wall, appears to want to defect but the evidence is contradictory. Stok wants the British to handle his defection and asks for one of their agents, Harry Palmer, to ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, psychotronic, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cold war, espionage, spy, berlin wall, chase, betrayal, double agent, crimes, terrorism, escapades, assassination attempt, heroes ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, berlin germany, east germany, europe, england ...
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The Ipcress File (1965)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: This espionage thriller represents a landmark in spy movies introducing the sly, dry intelligence agent Harry Palmer. The story, centers on Palmer's investigation into British Intelligence security. He's soon enmeshed in a world of ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, enigmatic, atmospheric ...
Plot: espionage, cold war, spy, political intrigue, double agent, undercover, investigation, rivalry, race against time, dishonesty, politics, conspiracy ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, albania, london, europe, scotland yard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Jigsaw Man (1983)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Philip Kimberly, the former head of the British Secret Service who defected to Russia, is given plastic surgery and sent back to Britain by the KGB to retrieve some vital documents. With the documents in hand, he instead plays off MI6 and the KGB ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, political thriller
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, espionage, cold war, uncover truth, assassination attempt, dishonesty, heroes, politics, state affairs, secret agents, crimes, betrayal ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia, england, europe, scotland yard, ussr ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Fourth Protocol (1987)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Plan Aurora, led by Kim Philby is a plan that breaches the top-secret Fourth Protocol and turns the fears that shaped it into a living nightmare. A crack Soviet agent, placed under cover in a quiet English country town, begins to assemble a nuclear ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, espionage, politics, chase, betrayal, race against time, undercover, secret agents, military base, political intrigue, conspiracy, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: russia, england, europe, london, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Deadlier Than the Male (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this 1967 drama, resourceful British agent Bulldog Drummond, who appeared onscreen in a series of spy stories between 1929 and 1951, returned to duty in the wake of James Bond. Here, Drummond (Richard Johnson) is on the trail of Carl Petersen ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: james bond spoof, murder, chess, espionage, who done it, courtroom drama, frame up, environmentalism, mate swapping, hitman, disorder, righting the wronged ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: london, england, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Midnight in Saint Petersburg (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Harry Palmer heads a private investigation business based in Moscow. His associates are Nikolai "Nick" Petrov (Jason Connery), ex-CIA agent Craig (Michael Sarrazin), and ex-KGB Colonel Gradsky (Lev Prygunov). They take on the job of ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, private detective, nuclear threat, kgb, dishonesty, save the day, undercover, crimes, heroes, state affairs, rivalry, secret agents ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: russia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Black Windmill (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A British agent's son is kidnapped and held for a ransom of diamonds. The agent finds out that he can't even count on the people he thought were on his side to help him, so he decides to track down the kidnappers himself.
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, spy, agent, murder, ransom, politics, dishonesty, government agency, daring rescue, undercover, betrayal, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, london, europe, scotland yard, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Enigma (1982)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 101 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, dishonesty, politics, journalism, government agency, rivalry, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: germany, east germany, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Executioner (1970)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A British intelligence agent must track down a fellow spy suspected of being a double agent.
Style: exciting, talky, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: espionage, spy, mole, betrayal, dishonesty, secret agents, state affairs, crimes, adventure, rivalry, heroes, undercover ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Secret Agent (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: London of the late 19th century is a haven for political exiles of all sorts - refugees, partisans, anarchists. Verloc has made his living spying for the Russian goverment, an agent provacateur of sorts, while simultaneously providing information to ...
Style: psychological, realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: espionage, terrorism, secret agents, police inspector, bomb, politics, undercover, state affairs, mentally challenged, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s, 1930s, 18th century
Place: london, england, europe, scotland, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Bullet to Beijing (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, Canada, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When long-time British agent Harry Palmer loses his job because the Cold War is over, he's promptly approached by a Russian bossman, Alex. In St. Petersburg Alex tells Harry of his plan for Russia's future, which is threatened because a ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, cynical
Audience: boys' night
Plot: intrigue, kgb, secret agents, state affairs, political conspiracy, espionage, undercover, dishonesty, save the day, rivalry, betrayal, political corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: russia, korea, europe, asia, beijing china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Kremlin Letter (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A network of older spies from the West recruits a young intelligence officer with a photographic memory to accompany them on a mission inside Russia. They must recover a letter written by the CIA that promises American assistance to Russia if China ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, manhunt, undercover, betrayal, government agency, secret agents, mystery, law enforcement, rivalry, race against time, against the rules, state affairs ...
Time: 60s
Place: china, russia, asia, san francisco, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: secret agents, espionage, kgb, spy, betrayal, government agency, love and romance, undercover, forbidden love, political unrest, dishonesty, cold war ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: england, london, ussr, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Quiller Memorandum (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two British agents are murdered by a mysterious Neonazi organization in West Berlin. The British Secret Service sends agent Quiller to investigate. Soon Quiller is confronted with Neonazi chief "Oktober" and involved in a dangerous game ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, racism, working undercover, political intrigue, gang, heroes, rivalry, secret agents, undercover, crimes, evil man ...
Time: 60s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Icon (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 190 min.
Story: A former US Operative, who lived in Russia in his earlier years and had been married there with a child, comes out of retirement to face down a former enemy, now running as a candidate for President in modern Russia. Working with a Russian ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, politics, espionage, conspiracy, race against time, uncover truth, special agents, government agency, secret agents, fighting the system, heroes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kgb, espionage, heroes, undercover, manhunt, escapades, dishonesty, crimes, rebellion, state affairs, cons and scams, kidnapping ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: london, russia, england, alps, geneva switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Serpent (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 113 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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, eurospy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, soviet spy, espionage, double agent, kgb, working undercover, political intrigue, undercover, against the rules, dishonesty, intrigue, government agency ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, russia, europe, munich germany, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Quicksand (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The workaholic head of the compliance section of a New York bank flies to Monaco to investigate unusual deposits from an offshore bank and meets a down-on-his-luck international film star who has become embroiled in criminal activities.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, banker, protagonist as suspect, betrayal, assassination, manhunt, uncover truth, on the run, life is a bitch, rivalry, intrigue, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: monaco, europe, usa, france, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978)
Genre: Crime, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The year is 1914 and Richard Hannay, Mining Engineer who is visiting Britain for a short time before returning to South Africa, is shocked when one of his neighbours, Colonel Scudder, bursts into his rooms one night and tells him a story that ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, psychological, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, secret agents, conspiracy, frame up, murder, espionage, uncover truth, crimes, state affairs, gunfight, chase, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, pre world war one, 1910s
Place: scotland, london, big ben london, england, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Face of Fu Manchu (1965)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Grisly strangulations in London alert Nayland Smith of Scotland Yard to the possibility that fiendish Fu Manchu may not after all be dead, even though Smith witnessed his execution. A killer spray made from Tibetan berries seems to be involved and ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: master criminal, terrorism, riddles and clues, escapades, crimes, heroes, rivalry, kidnapping, faked death, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, undercover ...
Time: 60s
Place: scotland yard, england, london, europe, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
A Different Loyalty (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, USA, Malta
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In January 1963, British journalist Leo Cauffield suddenly disappears from his home in Beirut. His wife Sally knew that he was working part-time for British intelligence, but was not prepared to be told by the British embassy that they suspect he ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: espionage, betrayal, treason, undercover, secret agents, working undercover, love affair, heroic mission, terrorism, dishonesty, journalism, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 60s
Place: middle east, russia, lebanon, new york, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Maroc 7 (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The lady of a top fashion magazine doubles as a jewel thief and becomes involved in Moroccan intrigue.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: intrigue, espionage, spy, rivalry, criminal's revenge, split personality, crimes, law enforcement, secret agents, witnessing a crime, partners, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Day of the Jackal (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An international assassin known as ‘The Jackal’ is employed by disgruntled French generals to kill President Charles de Gaulle, with a dedicated gendarme on the assassin's trail.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: terrorism, conspiracy, politics, hitman, assassination attempt, assassination, terrorist, serial killer, law enforcement, police, crimes, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1963, 70s
Place: france, paris france, europe, london, vienna ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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, white house, u.s. air force, nuclear, politics, military, secret service, race against time, revolution, political conspiracy, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, future, 70s
Place: russia, pentagon, texas, washington d.c., america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Return of Mr. Moto (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Mr. Moto goes undercover to find out who has been blowing up oil wells and trying to gain total control of all the oil leases from a petroleum-rich Middle Eastern country.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: hitman, nightclub, undercover, disorder, interpol, kidnapping, working undercover, who done it, crimes, espionage, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 60s
Place: middle east, england, europe, london, persia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Last Run (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frank Banner used to specialize in helping Soviet spies defect safely to the West. Banner's wife was shot to death aiding such an escape. Now, with the Cold War over, Banner is called upon to safely escort an ex-K.G.B. man who is wanted dead by ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, espionage, undercover, on the run, law enforcement, rivalry, secret agents, working undercover, vengeance, haunted by the past, tough heroes, escape ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hungary, europe, ukraine, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Whistle Blower (1986)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A war veteran tries to investigate the murder of his son who was working as a Russian translator for the British intelligence service during the Cold War. He meets a web of deception and paranoia that seems impenetrable...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: translator, murder, conspiracy, whistleblower, espionage, paranoia, british intelligence, cold war, graphic violence, disorder, life turned upside down, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Danger Route (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jonas Wilde, a British secret agent licensed to kill, wants to resign from his murderous work, but his superiors pressure him into taking on a new assignment-the assassination of a defecting Soviet scientist. In the course of the dangerous mission, ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: espionage, secret agents, ship, fellow agent, one last case, disorder, special agents, undercover, dishonesty, crimes, adventure, rivalry ...
Time: 60s
Place: london, russia, england, australia, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
L: Change the World (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: "The human whose name is written in the Death Note shall die." After making the hardest decision ever, another serious case confronts L. There are only 23 days left and without his best partner Watari (Shunji Fujimura), L has to solve the ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, captivating, mind bending ...
Plot: heroes, mind game, terrorism, legends and myths, rivalry, child in peril, adventure, against humanity, save the world, heroic mission, private detective, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, captivating ...
Plot: cold war, espionage, spy, communist, double agent, alcoholic, library, atheist, cynicism, court martial, iron curtain, british intelligence ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: london, east germany, england, germany, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%