Top 10 awesome movies like To Skin a Spy that you will enjoy watching
You just finished watching To Skin a Spy and you can't get over how good this movie was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar movies which are created by the likes of Jacques Deray, Lino Ventura and Jean Bouise . Here goes the list -
- La sentinelle
- Le combat dans l'île
- The Champagne Murders
- The Damned
- This Man Must Die
- Southern Comfort
- Purple Noon
- La tête d'un homme
- Escape to Nowhere
Mathias, whose dead father was a diplomat in Germany, decides to study the forensic medicine in Paris. In the train, he has some troubles with the border police, and is insulted and threatened by a strange man, who disappeared quickly. Next day, he discovers in his luggage a shrunken human head. He soons becomes fascinated by it, feeling responsible (sentry of the memory of the head's owner) and starts his own investigation. What will leads him to cope with French secret services.
This movie, created by Arnaud Desplechin, Emmanuel Salinger and Thibault de Montalembert, scores 6.7 on IMDb.
Genres - Thriller
After an unsuccessful assassination, a terrorist and his wife hide on a remote island in the house of a friend who doesn't suspect anything.
This movie, created by Alain Cavalier, Romy Schneider and Jean-Louis Trintignant, scores 6.6 on IMDb.
Genres - Thriller | Drama
A champagne tycoon's (Furneaux) partner (Ronet) suspects his partner's gigolo husband (Perkins) of murders he's been framed for.
This movie, created by Claude Chabrol, Anthony Perkins and Maurice Ronet, scores 5.9 on IMDb.
Genres - Thriller | Crime | Drama
Oslo, April 19th 1945, as the Third Reich is living its last days, a group of Nazis and sympathizers (a Wehrmacht general; an SS commander and his "assistant"; an Italian industrialist and his wife who is also the general's lover; a French collaborator) board a submarine that will take them to South America, where they hope to find refuge. While they sail in the Bay of Biscay, off the shores of the liberated French port of Royan, they manage to kidnap a French doctor to have him look after a wounded passenger. Dr Gilbert will be forced to share the restricted space of the submarine with the fugitives. The atmosphere soon becomes unbreathable...
This movie, created by René Clément, Marcel Dalio and Henri Vidal, scores 7.1 on IMDb.
Genres - Thriller | Adventure | Drama
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Tom Ripley is a talented mimic, moocher, forger and all-around criminal improviser; but there's more to Tom Ripley than even he can guess.
This movie, created by René Clément, Alain Delon and Maurice Ronet, scores 7.8 on IMDb.
Genres - Thriller | Crime | DramaWatch Trailer
Willy Ferriere is dead broke and his mistress costs a lot. One day, he says in a pub that he would give 100,000 francs to get rid of his wealthy aunt. Someone lets him know it's a deal. The aunt is murdered, and a poor chap is manipulated to be the perfect suspect. But Superintendant Maigret feels something is wrong.
This movie, created by Julien Duvivier, Harry Baur and Valéry Inkijinoff, scores 7.2 on IMDb.
Genres - Mystery | Thriller | Crime
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 to change identity? And why are the British secret services interested in him?
This movie, created by Claude Pinoteau, Lino Ventura and Leo Genn, scores 6.9 on IMDb.
Genres - Thriller | Drama