Movies and TV shows like Sweating Bullets

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Sweating Bullets (1991)
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Sweating Bullets (1991)
Original name: Tropical Heat
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada, Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Tropical Heat is a Canadian action series produced in cooperation with Mexico and Israel that aired between 1991 and 1993. The plot revolves around private investigator, ex-DEA agent Nick Slaughter who after arriving in the fictional resort town of Key Mariah, Florida and setting up a detective agency there, met up with local tourist agent Sylvie Girard to solve a variety of different cases. The series ran for three seasons totaling 66 episodes. Season one was filmed in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico due to tax breaks the production was eligible for under the North American Free Trade Agreement. Season two was filmed in Eilat, Israel. Season three was filmed in Pretoria, South Africa, with some sequences shot on the Isle of Mauritius.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, detective series
Plot: private detective, resort, private investigator, travel agent, detective agency, crimes, investigation, partners, crime, fighting crime, strong female presence, sexual tension, owner, partners against crime, outside help, outsmarting, ex law enforcer, ex cop, beach, male female relationship, redhead, jeep, bar, male objectification, partner ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa

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Most similar movies to Sweating Bullets

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, exciting and serious films and TV series with plots about crimes, partners, crime, investigation, private detective, law enforcement and partners against crime mostly in Drama, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Sweating Bullets: Buddy Faro (1998), Remington Steele (1982), A Nero Wolfe Mystery (2001), Simon & Simon (1981), King & Maxwell (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Buddy Faro (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: suspenseful, stylized, clever, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: partners, investigation, private detective, friends, mystery, crimes, buddies, crime, fish out of water, disorder, misfit, private investigator ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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95%
Remington Steele (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: stylized, suspenseful, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, private investigator, reluctant partners, mystery, dishonesty, hidden identity, workplace, unlikely partners, adventure, partners, verbal byplay ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
A Nero Wolfe Mystery (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Genius detective Nero Wolfe and his right-hand man, Archie Goodwin, solve seemingly impossible crimes.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, clever
Plot: private detective, investigation, who done it, police detective, mysterious character, partners against crime, riddles and clues, murder, whodunit, mystery, legal, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Simon & Simon (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: private detective, family relations, partners, partners against crime, workplace, rivalry, mystery, sibling relationship, ex military, riddles and clues, crime, reluctant partners ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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King & Maxwell (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sean King and Michelle Maxwell aren't your typical pair of private investigators. As discredited Secret Service agents, their unique skills often give them a leg up on suspects and conventional law enforcement. He's charming and always one ...
Style: exciting, realistic, captivating, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, secret service, fbi, partners against crime, investigation, crimes, intrigue, investigator, suspicion, lawyer, resourceful, outside help ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.4
 573
Harry O (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, misfit, crime, investigation, crimes, law enforcement, disability, urban, police department, police, beach
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 4.1
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V.I.P. (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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 ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, bodyguard, working undercover, fighting crime, investigation, workplace, partners against crime, hacker, boss and employee, workplace situations, save the day, private detective ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.4
 367
The Huntress (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Huntress is an American TV series that appeared on the USA Network over subsequent summers of the 2000 and 2001 television seasons. It was inspired by a book about the real bounty hunter, Dottie Thorson, and is also a belated sequel to the 1980 ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: bounty hunter, private detective, crime, crimes, rivalry, chases and races, justice, runaway, family relations, escaped prisoner, bounty, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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The Glades (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: This Crime series follows Matt Passmore as Jim, a Chicago cop who gets kicked off the force after being shot and wrongfully accused by his ex-captain of having an affair with his wife. After receiving his payout, Jim decides to moves to a small ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, law enforcement, hotshot hero, crimes, police investigation, multiple suspects, ex law enforcer, outsmarting, coworker, murder, suspicion, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, miami, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.5
 22K
Magnum, P.I. (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Magnum, P.I. is an American television series starring Tom Selleck as Thomas Magnum, a private investigator living on Oahu, Hawaii. The series ran from 1980 to 1988 in first-run broadcast on the American CBS television network. According to the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, light, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, escapades, crime, crimes, private detective, investigation, helicopter, partners, buddies, lifestyle, estate, anonymity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.8
 259
UC: Undercover (2001)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: UC: Undercover is an action-thriller television series that focuses on the secret lives and private demons of an elite Justice Department crime-fighting unit that confronts the country’s deadliest, most untouchable lawbreakers by going undercover ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: fighting crime, law enforcement, undercover agent, deadly, crimes, rivalry, undercover, partners, police detective, murder, uninhibited rivalry, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 8K
The Cape (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: "The Cape" is a drama series following Vince Faraday, an honest cop on a corrupt police force, who finds himself framed for a series of murders and presumed dead. He is forced into hiding, leaving behind his wife Dana and son, Trip. Fueled ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, fighting crime, vigilantism, rivalry, danger, crimes, undercover, dishonesty, frame up, presumed dead, supernatural power ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
 57
Tom Stone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Tom Stone is a crime drama series that ran in Canada on CBC Television for two 13-episode seasons beginning in 2002. In the United States, the series is syndicated by Program Partners and Sony Pictures Television under the title Stone Undercover. It ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: fighting crime, cons and scams, uncover truth, working undercover, riddles and clues, partners against crime, law enforcement, criminal heroes, crimes, undercover, ex convict, ex-cop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.3
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Crossing Lines (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Germany, Belgium, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Through globalization, many countries have been opened and barriers removed to ensure easy trade, travel and cultural diversity. However, this openness has given opportunities to criminals looking to exploit the system and ultimately threaten our ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, fighting crime, partners, partners against crime, forensics, investigator, law enforcement, police chief, organized crime, crime, crimes, chief of police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Charlie's Angels (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: heroes, friendship, friends, partners, investigation, private detective, best friends, working undercover, undercover, crimes, adventure, martial arts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Nash Bridges (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, law enforcement, fighting crime, parents and children, crimes, partners, police investigation, family problems, rivalry, single parent, workplace, best friend ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.9
 68K
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, starting over, uncover truth, new job, lifestyle change, ex law enforcer, gadget, peril, secret agents, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, florida, usa
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43%
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Police Woman (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sergeant “Pepper"” Anderson, an undercover cop for the Criminal Conspiracy Unit of the Los Angeles Police Department, poses undercover from mob girl to prostitute.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: police, odd couple, partners, tough law enforcer, chases and races, undercover, partners against crime, strong female presence, stewardess, superior officer, rally, gender ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Vega$ (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Vega$ is an American detective television drama series that aired on ABC between 1978 and 1981. It was produced by Aaron Spelling. The series was filmed in its entirety in Las Vegas, Nevada. It is believed to be the first television series produced ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: private detective, crimes, investigation, crime, sleazy, urban, classic car, private investigator, convertible
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Players (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Three young ex-cons track down criminals as a part of a new FBI program.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, crimes, partners, crime, law enforcement, track down, cons and scams, dishonesty, special agents, chases and races, partners against crime, ex convict ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
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42%
Republic of Doyle (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Republic of Doyle is a Canadian comedy-drama television series set in St. John's, Newfoundland which debuted 6 January 2010 on CBC Television. The show stars Seán McGinley and Allan Hawco as Malachy and Jake Doyle, a father and son who ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: private detective, investigation, small town, crimes, couples, family relations, ex couple relations, policewoman, family business, parents and children, social relations, ex husband ex wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, newfoundland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 4K
T.J. Hooker (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: T. J. Hooker is an American police drama television program starring William Shatner in the title role as a 15-year veteran police sergeant. The series premiered as a mid-season replacement on March 13, 1982, on ABC and ran on the network until May ...
Style: suspenseful, witty, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: rookie, police, police investigation, fighting crime, crime, law enforcement, honest law enforcer, workaholic, partners, partners against crime, crimes, police partner ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Jake and the Fatman (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jake and the Fatman is a television crime drama starring William Conrad as prosecutor J. L. "Fatman" McCabe and Joe Penny as investigator Jake Styles. The series ran on CBS for five seasons from 1987 to 1992. Diagnosis: Murder was a ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: investigation, partners, crime, crimes, law enforcement, hotshot lawyer, partners against crime, legal investigation, legal, deadly, fighting crime, police investigation ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: hawaii, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Peacemakers (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: Canada, USA
TV show
Story: Peacemakers is an American crime fiction television series about forensic science in the Old West. It was filmed in Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada. The series premiered July 30, 2003, on the USA Network. The show was cancelled after one ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense, serious ...
Plot: forensics, old west, crimes, partners, sheriff, law enforcement, investigation, small town, mortician, fighting crime, rivalry, team ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 67K
Hawaii Five-0 (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Steve McGarrett returns home to Oahu, in order to find his father's killer. The governor offers him the chance to run his own task force (Five-0). Steve's team is joined by Chin Ho Kelly, Danny "Danno" Williams, and Kono Kalakaua.
Style: exciting, realistic, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners against crime, crime investigation, rookie, crimes, teamwork, police detective, policewoman, police investigation, fighting crime, leader, suspicion, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Charlie's Angels (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: undercover, investigation, private detective, private investigator, working undercover, partners, adventure, career change, fighting crime, crimes, female protagonist, female friendship ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Partners in Crime (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Agatha Christie's Partners in Crime is a 1983 British television series based on the short stories of the same name by Agatha Christie. It was directed by John A. Davis and Tony Wharmby, and starred James Warwick and Francesca Annis in the ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, clever, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, couples, crime, partners, crimes, mystery, odd couple, amateur detective, partners against crime, newlyweds, riddles and clues ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, heroic mission, politics, undercover, state affairs, heroes, vice president, spy, strong female presence, secret agent, daughter
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Fugitive: The Chase Continues (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Fugitive is a remake of the 1963 TV series of the same name that aired for one season on CBS between October 6, 2000 and May 25, 2001. It stars Tim Daly as Dr. Richard Kimble, Mykelti Williamson as lieutenant Philip Gerard, and Stephen Lang as ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, manhunt, on the run, chase, crime, murder, murder suspect, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, false accusation, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Chicago Code (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows officers of the Chicago Police Department as they fight crime on the streets and try to expose political corruption within the city.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, corruption, tough law enforcer, female police officer, politician, policewoman, crimes, law enforcement, fighting crime, society, partners against crime, chief of police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%