Movies and TV shows like Chuck

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Chuck (2007)
 8.3
 136K
Chuck (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Chuck is an American action-comedy/spy-drama television series created by Josh Schwartz and Chris Fedak. The series is about an "average computer-whiz-next-door" named Chuck, played by Zachary Levi, who receives an encoded e-mail from an old college friend now working for the Central Intelligence Agency; the message embeds the only remaining copy of a software program containing the United States' greatest spy secrets into Chuck's brain.
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, witty, sweet, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: secret agents, geek, double life, cia, undercover, peril, enemy, espionage, misfit, buddies, dishonesty, lifestyle change, spy, best friend, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sister, nerd, martial arts, heroic mission, protector, heroes, friends, manager, social misfits, ordinary person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s

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Most similar movies to Chuck

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, exciting and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about undercover, secret agents, espionage, spy, danger, heroes and escapades mostly in Action, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Chuck: Burn Notice (2007), Alias (2001), Covert Affairs (2010), Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014), Spy (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.0
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Burn Notice (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A formerly blacklisted spy uses his unique skills and training to help people in desperate situations.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, adventure, uncover truth, starting over, peril, new job, gadget, ex law enforcer, lifestyle change, secret agents, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.6
 50K
Alias (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Sydney Bristow, an agent who has been tricked to believe she is working for the U.S. government, is actually working for a criminal organization named the Alliance of Twelve. Upon learning this, Sydney becomes a double agent for the real CIA.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen drama
Plot: female spy, cia, double agent, secret identity, working undercover, secret agents, spy, double life, martial arts, espionage, young woman, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Get Smart's Bruce and Lloyd Out of Control (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Bumbling R&D inventors Bruce and Lloyd get out of the lab and into the field as they search to locate their latest invention - which has somehow gone missing. When you're used to spending your day inventing the most cutting edge spy ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, rivalry, twin brother, partners, adventure, save the day, disorder, escapades, undercover, buddies, heroes, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.3
 29K
Covert Affairs (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A young CIA operative, Annie Walker, is mysteriously summoned to headquarters for duty as a field operative. While Annie believes she's been promoted for her exceptional linguistic skills, there may be something or someone from her past that ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, double life, cia, secret agents, female spy, blind character, state affairs, undercover, workplace, mission gone awry, characters in danger, working undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, secret agents, terrorism, sniper, surveillance, undercover, conspiracy, race against time, analyst, undercover agent, political conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2003, 2000s ...
Place: russia, london, new york, afghanistan, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 4K
Spy (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Spy is a British comedy series created and written by Simeon Goulden. The first series aired on 14 October 2011 on Sky1 in the UK, as well as on the online video service Hulu in the United States. A second series began airing on 19 October 2012, ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, sitcom, light ...
Plot: spy, secret agents, goofy hero, fellow agent, disorder, government agency, career change, family relations, boss, double life, social worker, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 215K
Get Smart (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When the identities of secret agents from Control are compromised, the Chief promotes hapless but eager analyst Maxwell Smart and teams him with stylish, capable Agent 99, the only spy whose cover remains intact. Can they work together to thwart the ...
Style: exciting, not serious, humorous, parody, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spy, secret agents, espionage, goofy hero, unlikely partners, secret service, top secret, romancing partners, save the day, treason, traitor, double agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, russia, washington d.c., usa, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Jack of All Trades (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Jack of All Trades is a half-hour long syndicated action-comedy television series which ran for two seasons in 2000. With Cleopatra 2525, it formed the Back2Back Action Hour and both shows were notable for being the first American non-animated ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, witty, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: secret agents, espionage, adventure, folk hero, undercover, state affairs, partners, reluctant partners, crimes, dishonesty, double life, island ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, usa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.0
 1K
She Spies (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: She Spies is an action-adventure television show that ran from September 9, 2002 until May 17, 2004, in two seasons. The show was sold into syndication but the first four episodes premiered on the NBC network, whose syndication arm was one of the ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female spy, undercover, secret agents, femme fatale, adventure, fighting crime, espionage, partners, partners against crime, secret government organization, intelligence agency, mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
K.C. Undercover (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: K.C. Cooper, a high school math whiz and karate black-belt, learns that her parents are spies when they recruit her to join them in the secret government agency, The Organization. While she now has the latest spy gadgets at her disposal, K.C. has a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, sitcom, not serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: working undercover, teenage life, high school, child spy, youth, secret identity, state affairs, family, parents and children, young heroes, heroic mission, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Agent Phil Coulson of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division) puts together a team of agents to investigate the new, the strange and the unknown around the globe, protecting the ordinary from the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, master villain, special agents, adventure, save the day, good versus evil, heroes, scientist, hi-tech, top secret, government agency, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 2K
Undercovers (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Five years after leaving the CIA to open a catering company, Steven and Samantha Bloom are recruited back into the agency by Carlton Shaw. They take on special missions the average agent cannot handle. Having made a pact to never discuss their pasts ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, partners, undercover, escapades, working undercover, disorder, couples, couple relations, cia, sister sister relationship, cia agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Secretly, Greatly (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 124 min.
Story: As a North Korean sleeper cell agent, Ryu-han infiltrates the South and assumes the role of a village idiot in a rural town. He observes the townsfolk and waits patiently for his mission. One day, after 2 years of playing the role of the village ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, feel good, suspenseful ...
Plot: espionage, undercover, social relations, mission gone awry, inter-korean relations, spy, gain trust, fellow agent, politics, communism, secret agents, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, seoul, north korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
My Own Worst Enemy (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: My Own Worst Enemy is an American television drama that aired on NBC in 2008. It premiered on October 13 and ended on December 15 after 9 episodes. The series was produced by Universal Media Studios. Jason Smilovic was the executive producer; David ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, split personality, working undercover, disorder, suburbs, adventure, workplace, undercover, espionage, husband wife relationship, dual identity, identity crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Undercover Brother (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An Afro-American organization, the B.R.O.T.H.E.R.H.O.O.D., is in permanent fight against a white organization "The Man" defending the values of the black people in North America. When the Afro-American candidate Gen. Warren Boutwell ...
Style: parody, feel good, witty, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: interracial relations, world domination, undercover, racism, secret agents, satire, heroic mission, hidden identity, fighting the system, disorder, righting the wronged, escapades ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 192K
Knight and Day (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fugitive couple goes on a glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure where nothing and no one – even themselves – are what they seem. Amid shifting alliances and unexpected betrayals, they race across the globe, with their survival ultimately ...
Style: exciting, not serious, sexy, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: chase, spy, secret agents, couples, love and romance, on the run, undercover, espionage, escapades, partners, cia, characters in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, spain, usa, europe, boston ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 125K
Smallville (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Smallville is an American television series developed by writers/producers Alfred Gough and Miles Millar. It is based on the DC Comics character Superman, originally created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. The series follows the adventures of Clark ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: superhero, secret identity, superhuman powers, double life, teenage love, friendship, good versus evil, superman character, heroes, super powers, teenage superhero, super strength ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Spy Next Door (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Former CIA spy Bob Ho takes on his toughest assignment to date: looking after his girlfriend's three kids, who haven't exactly warmed to their mom's beau. And when one of the youngsters accidentally downloads a top-secret formula, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: mischievous children, secret agents, nanny, child spy, cia agent, children, martial arts, family relations, spy, home invasion, undercover, single parent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
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 7.1
 2K
I Spy (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: I Spy is an American television secret-agent adventure series. It ran for three seasons on NBC from 1965 to 1968 and teamed Robert Culp as international tennis player Kelly Robinson with Bill Cosby as his trainer, Alexander Scott. The ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, cynical, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, undercover, tennis, government agency, partners, intrigue, escapades, dishonesty, adventure, heroes, sniper ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The War Next Door (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Ex-CIA agent Kennedy Smith is ready to live a normal live with his family in the suburbs. Unfortunately, Kreigman, his evil nemesis refuses to let him get away so easily and moves in next door.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: secret agents, rivalry, neighbor, mind game, fight for supremacy, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, undercover, haunted by the past, neighbor neighbor relationship, nosy neighbor, showdown ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.9
 20K
So Undercover (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the FBI hires her to go undercover at a college sorority, Molly Morris (Miley Cyrus) must transform herself from a tough, streetwise private investigator to a refined, sophisticated university girl to help protect the daughter of a one-time ...
Style: feel good, witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: undercover, youth, college, hidden identity, working undercover, lifestyle, fbi, social relations, student life, private detective, campus, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 4K
Agent X (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hidden from the view of the public - and even from the President - there is a top secret agent who is trained and ready to serve, deployed only at the careful discretion of the Vice President.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, heroic mission, politics, undercover, state affairs, heroes, vice president, spy, strong female presence, daughter
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.8
 489
Starved (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Starved is an FX Network television situation comedy that aired for one season of seven episodes in 2005. The series was about four friends who each suffer from eating disorders, who met at a "shame-based" support group called Belt ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, light, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: support group, friendship, misfit, lifestyle, dishonesty, society, dark humor, stock broker, obsession, mental illness, physical appearance, social misfits ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 627
InSecurity (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: InSecurity is a Canadian action comedy television series. The series focuses on a team of spycatchers set at the fictional Canadian National Intelligence and Security Agency. The series is set in Ottawa but filmed primarily in Regina. The initial ...
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, daring rescue, secret agents, espionage, save the day, farce, disorder, misfit, undercover, escapades, state affairs, government agency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Night Shift (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Three men working at a petrol station in Reykjavik battle boredom, strange visitors and their own customers.
Style: humorous, tragicomedy, semi serious, captivating, light ...
Plot: gas station, workplace, boss and employee, workplace situations, obnoxious boss, loser, misfit, friendship, rivalry, love, society, customer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iceland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
It Takes a Thief (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: It Takes a Thief is an American action-adventure television series that aired on ABC for two and a half seasons between January 9, 1968, and March 24, 1970. It starred veteran movie actor Robert Wagner in his television debut as sophisticated thief ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: undercover, secret agents, espionage, thief, government agent, dishonesty, crimes, escapades, adventure, government agency, father son relationship, burglar ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.3
 9K
Undateable (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Whether it's due to a lack of style, the wrong job, or even just a bad haircut, everyone goes through a time in their lives when they're undateable. Most of us eventually grow out of it, but some people need a little more help than others. ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friends, dating, roommate, supportive friend, odd couple, looking for love, seduction, shyness, lifestyle, love and romance, nothing goes right, loser ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
 6.5
 6K
Kickin' It (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Kickin' It is an American martial arts inspired comedy television series, which debuted on June 13, 2011 on Disney XD. Created and executive produced by Jim O'Doherty, the series is rated TV-Y7 and follows the karate instructor at an ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: karate, martial arts, teenage girl, buddies, family, friends, sport, friendship, teenage life, teenage boy, high school, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.3
 5K
Danger 5 (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Set in a bizarre, 1960's inspired version of World War II, the action comedy series follows the finest group of spies the Allies have to offer on a mission to kill Adolf Hitler.
Style: surreal, stylized, humorous, parody, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spy, save the world, nazism, undercover, disorder, secret agents, world war two, espionage, russian, female partner, heroic mission, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.9
 87
Leap Year (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: After being laid-off from their corporate day jobs, Aaron, Bryn, Derek, Olivia and Jack compete to get their businesses off the ground when a mystery benefactor promises to invest $500,000 in one of their startups.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, inspirational, semi serious ...
Plot: ambition, money raising, workplace, boss and employee, power relations, computers and web, buddies, programmer, rise to the top, society, rivalry, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%