Movies and TV shows like V.I.P. 1998

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V.I.P. (1998)
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V.I.P. (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: V.I.P. is an American action/comedy-drama series starring Pamela Anderson. Created by J. F. Lawton, the series aired in syndication for four seasons from 1998 to 2002.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: bodyguard, martial arts, investigation, working undercover, fighting crime, workplace, partners against crime, hacker, partners, private detective, amateur detective, boss and employee, undercover, save the day, workplace situations, crimes, heroes, cult, urban, kung fu, female protagonist, woman
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 21st century, 1990s
Place: california, los angeles, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, exciting, suspenseful and semi serious films and TV series with plots about crimes, partners, crime, law enforcement, fighting crime, partners against crime and police mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like V.I.P.: Martial Law (1998), Baywatch (1989), Fastlane (2002), Charlie's Angels (1976), The Michael Richards Show (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Martial Law (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Martial Law is an American/Canadian crime drama that aired on CBS from 1998 to 2000, and was created by Carlton Cuse. The title character, Sammo Law, portrayed by Sammo Hung, was a Chinese law officer and martial arts expert who came to Los Angeles ...
Style: realistic, humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police detective, partners, police, police investigation, crimes, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, fish out of water, partners against crime, society, culture clash ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
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100%
 5.3
 24K
Baywatch (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Baywatch is an American action drama series about the Los Angeles County Lifeguards who patrol the beaches of Los Angeles County, California, starring David Hasselhoff. The show was canceled after its first season on NBC, but survived and later ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexy, sexual, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: lifeguard, beach, adventure, rescue, workplace situations, workplace romance, workplace, swimming, heroism, ocean, female friendship, friendship ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: california, usa, los angeles, hawaii, southern california ...
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100%
 7.4
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Fastlane (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Fastlane is an American action/crime drama series that was broadcast on Fox from September 18, 2002 to April 25, 2003. On August 14, 2005 G4 began rebroadcasting the complete series. After finishing its initial run on the network, Fastlane stopped ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: undercover, partners, drug dealing, police investigation, hidden identity, working undercover, police detective, master criminal, fighting crime, crime, tough law enforcer, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Charlie's Angels (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Charlie's Angels is an American crime drama television series that aired on ABC from September 1976 to June 1981, producing five seasons and 110 episodes. The series was created by Ivan Goff and Ben Roberts and was produced by Aaron ...
Style: exciting, sexy, realistic, semi serious, stylized
Plot: private detective, investigation, undercover, working undercover, adventure, partners, career change, fighting crime, crimes, female protagonist, friendship between women, private investigator ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Michael Richards Show (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Michael Richards Show is a sitcom that debuted on NBC in 2000. The show starred Michael Richards as reality-challenged but successful private detective Vic Nardozza who gets the job done despite his unconventional methods.
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: private detective, investigation, goofy hero, crimes, workplace, nothing goes right, workplace situations, partners, disorder, private investigator, television flop, short lived
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
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39%
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Pacific Blue (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Pacific Blue is an American crime drama series about a team of police officers with the Santa Monica Police Department who patrolled its beaches on bicycles. The show ran for five seasons on the USA Network, from March 2, 1996 to April 9, 2000, with ...
Style: sexy, exciting, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: beach, workplace romance, chases and races, hotshot hero, chase, police investigation, police station, fighting crime, crime, love and romance, workplace situations, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Tequila and Bonetti (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Tequila and Bonetti is an American comedy-drama series starring Jack Scalia. The series originally aired on CBS from January 17, 1992 to April 17, 1992. It was later adapted into another series for Italian television.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: police detective, police, dog, crimes, fighting crime, partners, partners against crime, law enforcement, odd couple, police dog, police station, human animal relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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33%
 7.6
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Gang Related (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Every villain has a noble cause, and every hero has a dark side. Detective Ryan Lopez is a rising star in Los Angeles' elite Gang Task Force. What the world doesn't know is that long before Ryan became a cop, he pledged allegiance to a ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, undercover, working undercover, law enforcement, crimes, boss, fighting crime, power struggle, police detective, outlaw, criminal, double life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 7.5
 4K
Dark Blue (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dark Blue was an action/drama television series which premiered on TNT on July 15, 2009, at 10 pm. It ended its run on September 15, 2010. The series is set in Los Angeles, California. It revolves around Carter Shaw, the leader of an undercover ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, working undercover, police investigation, police detective, crimes, fighting crime, law enforcement, crime, right and wrong, coworker, team, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.7
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True Justice (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Elijah Kane leads a hardcore undercover team of Seattle based cops who take on the local criminal element with a high-octane style of enforcement.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, martial arts, police detective, crimes, police investigation, working undercover, gang, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, law enforcement, tough heroes, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Remington Steele (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Remington Steele is an American television series co-created by Robert Butler and Michael Gleason. The series, starring Stephanie Zimbalist and Pierce Brosnan, was produced by MTM Enterprises and first broadcast on the NBC network from 1982 to 1987. ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, stylized, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, private investigator, adventure, mystery, partners, crimes, cons and scams, verbal byplay, unlikely partners, reluctant partners, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
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Nash Bridges (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nash Bridges is an American television police drama created by Carlton Cuse. The show starred Don Johnson and Cheech Marin as two Inspectors with the San Francisco Police Department's Special Investigations Unit. The show ran for six seasons on ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, law enforcement, fighting crime, parents and children, police investigation, partners, crimes, workplace, single parent, rivalry, family problems, photographic memory ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
NCIS: Los Angeles (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The exploits of the Los Angeles–based Office of Special Projects (OSP), an elite division of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service that specializes in undercover assignments.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, crime investigation, undercover, crimes, navy, forensics, partners, military, partners against crime, crime, fighting crime, government agency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Simon & Simon (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Simon & Simon is an American detective television series that originally ran from November 24, 1981 to January 21, 1989. The series was broadcast on CBS and starred Gerald McRaney and Jameson Parker as two brothers who run a private detective ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: private detective, family relations, mystery, rivalry, partners, partners against crime, workplace, sibling relationship, riddles and clues, ex military, crime, reluctant partners ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Starsky and Hutch (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Starsky & Hutch is a 1970s American cop thriller television series, which consisted of a 70-minute pilot movie and 92 episodes of 50 minutes each. The show was created by William Blinn, produced by Spelling-Goldberg Productions, and broadcast ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, rough, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, police detective, undercover, police investigation, partners against crime, buddies, law enforcement, crimes, working undercover, unlikely partners, society, police protagonist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, california, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.5
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Undercovers (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, working undercover, danger, partners, undercover, escapades, couple relations, disorder, couples, cia, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Taxi Brooklyn (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Caitlin "Cat" Sullivan is an NYPD detective working in Brooklyn. After her driving privileges are suspended, she relies on Leo Romba, a highly skilled Brooklyn cab driver from France. Leo becomes Cat's driver and a consultant on her ...
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: female detective, law enforcement, partners, partners against crime, fighting crime, chase, odd couple, car chase, crimes, murder investigation, friends, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.4
 549
Harry O (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Harry O, sometimes spelled Harry-O, is an American crime drama series that aired for two seasons on ABC from 1974 to 1976. The series starred David Janssen and was executive produced by Jerry Thorpe. Harry O followed the broadcast of two pilot ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, crime, law enforcement, crimes, investigation, misfit, urban, disability, police department, police, beach
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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18 Wheels of Justice (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Justice Department undercover agent Michael Cates’s family was killed after he testified against crime boss Jacob Calder. Now Cates is working out of an 18 Wheeler under another undercover identity, that of Chance Bowman. As Cates wanders America ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: truck, undercover, crimes, working undercover, danger, law enforcement, crime, gangsters, on the run, special agents, fighting crime, vigilante ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Hap and Leonard (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A darkly comic swamp noir story of two best friends set in the late 1980s. Based on the novels by Joe R. Lansdale, the series follows Hap Collins, an East Texas white boy with a weakness for Southern women, and Leonard Pine, a gay, black Vietnam vet ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, bad taste humour ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, racism, partners against crime, bounty hunter, interracial relations, crimes, crime, society, against the rules, fighting crime, gays and lesbians, partners ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.9
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Common Law (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Common Law is an American comedy-drama television series, which ran on USA Network from May 11 to August 10, 2012, and stars Michael Ealy and Warren Kole as two Los Angeles Police Department detectives who can't stand each other and are ordered ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic, talky
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, misfit partners, partners against crime, partners, coworker, workplace, law enforcement, couples therapy, bonding, crimes, verbal byplay, therapist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Charlie's Angels (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Charlie's Angels is a remake developed by Alfred Gough and Miles Millar for ABC, based upon the 1976 series of the same name created by Ivan Goff and Ben Roberts. The series ran on ABC from September 22 to November 10, 2011. A remake of the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, sexy, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: partners, heroes, investigation, private detective, best friends, working undercover, undercover, friends, friendship, crimes, adventure, martial arts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
12%
 7.1
 1K
The District (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The District is a television police drama which aired on CBS from October 7, 2000 to May 1, 2004. The show followed the work and personal life of the chief of Washington, D.C.'s Police Department.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, factual
Plot: fighting crime, workplace situations, price of justice, honest law enforcer, mayor, leadership, crimes, boss and employee, police investigation, police, power relations, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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10-8: Officers on Duty (2003)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 10-8: Officers on Duty is an American police drama television series. The series aired on ABC from September 28, 2003 to January 11, 2004. The title is in reference to the ten-code for "officer in service and available for calls."
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, rough, realistic
Plot: fighting crime, police detective, workplace situations, law enforcement, crimes, partners against crime, workplace, police station, deputy sheriff, chase, crime, interracial relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.5
 93
Buddy Faro (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Buddy Faro was the best private detective in the business, until he disappeared in 1978 after a case went bad. Twenty years later, he's brought back to Los Angeles by private detective Bob Jones and they reopen Buddy Faro Investigations.
Style: stylized, humorous, clever, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: partners, private detective, investigation, fish out of water, buddies, crimes, friends, mystery, crime, disorder, misfit, detective agency ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Donato and Daughter (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Though emotionally estranged, a father and daughter team of Los Angeles police detectives must work together to stop a serial killer. Along the way, the two find themselves forced to deal with a number of painful secrets from their past.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: serial killer, family life, parents and children, psychopath, crimes, fighting crime, amateur detective, partners, law enforcement, estrangement, deadly, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.9
 5K
The Unusuals (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Unusuals is a comedy-drama television series that aired on ABC from April 8 to June 17, 2009 in the U.S. and Global in Canada. The pilot and first episode were written by Noah Hawley, a former writer and producer for Fox's Bones. An ABC ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, light, dark humor ...
Plot: police detective, police station, partners, fighting crime, workplace, policewoman, uncover truth, rookie, workplace situations, crimes, friendship, streetwise ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.0
 367
Angela's Eyes (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: FBI agent Angela Clinton has the exceptional gift of knowing when someone is lying. She discovered this skill at age 14, when she learned her "average" American parents were actually spies. Attempting to right her parents' wrong, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: fbi, investigation, undercover, partners, partners against crime, mystery, treason, who done it, haunted by the past, crimes, espionage, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Mr. & Mrs. Smith (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Two globetrotting private eyes with diferente styles team up, guarding their true identities at all costs from the bad guys‒and from each other.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Plot: spy, hidden identity, danger, espionage, chases and races, heroes, crime, undercover, partners, adventure, crimes, pretense ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Underclassman (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young detective goes undercover at an elite private school to destroy an international stolen car ring.
Style: semi serious, realistic, light, captivating, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: high school, undercover, investigation, working undercover, undercover cop, lifestyle, police investigation, teachers and students, crimes, track down, drug dealer, police ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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