Movies and TV shows like Hostages 2013

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Hostages (2013)
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Hostages (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Hostages is an American drama television series that airs on CBS as part of the 2013–14 American television season. The series is based on a similar Israeli series created by Alon Aranya, Omri Givon, and Rotem Shamir which will premiere on October 13, 2013, almost 3 weeks after the American version's premiere. Jeffrey Nachmanoff wrote and directed the pilot episode for the American version. The series premiered on September 23, 2013.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: hostage, surgery, political conspiracy, surgeon, hostages, moral dilemma, family in danger, confined, treason, family relations, danger, doctors and patients, dishonesty, state affairs, blackmail, u.s. president, escape attempt, husband wife relationship, assassination of president, crimes, special agents, kidnapping, graphic violence, power relations, hostage situation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and tense films and TV series with plots about crimes, danger, dishonesty, family relations, graphic violence, investigation and state affairs mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Hostages: Crisis (2014), Fishing Without Nets (2014), The Mob Doctor (2012), Supremacy (2014), Abandoned (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Crisis (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When Washington's most powerful players are pulled into an international conspiracy, an unlikely puppeteer will bring everyone from CEOs to The President of the United States to their knees by threatening the things they hold most dear.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, exciting ...
Plot: hostage, secret service, fbi, special agents, kidnapping, conspiracy, parents and children, confined, betrayal, family relations, hostage situation, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Hostages (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country:
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The night before a high profile operation on the PM, the surgeon due to perform the procedure is surprised at her family home by four masked men. The gang quickly take control of her and her family and order her to kill the PM.
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: family in danger, family relations, political conspiracy, treason, danger, crimes, moral dilemma, parents and children, confined, dishonesty, abduction, hostages ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: israel
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54%
Fishing Without Nets (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Kenya, Somalia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In Somalia, principled, young husband and father Abdi turns to piracy to support his family. While his wife and child wait for him in Yemen, an outdated and fragile satellite phone is his only connection to all he truly values. Abdi and his fellow ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: moral dilemma, pirate, hijacking, crimes, surrender, danger, confined, piracy, escape, rivalry, graphic violence, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Mob Doctor (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: For most physicians, the Hippocratic oath is sacred. But for one Chicago doctor, who is indebted to the mafia, saving lives isn’t her only concern. The Mob Doctor is a fast-paced medical drama focusing on a young female surgeon caught between ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: hospital, surgery, gangsters, doctor, moral dilemma, doctors and patients, crime, crimes, workplace, family relations, workplace situations, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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34%
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Supremacy (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story centers on paroled white supremacist who has just killed a cop, and takes a black family hostage. Within hours of being released from 14 years of solitary confinement in maximum-security Pelican Bay State Prison, Garrett Tully is on the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, based on true events
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, mind game, danger, crimes, family in danger, hostages, society, deadly, family relations, confined, racism, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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31%
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Abandoned (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mary Walsh delivers boyfriend Kevin to a hospital for routine outpatient surgery. But when Mary returns to take him home, he's mysteriously vanished.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: hospital, crimes, missing person, danger, race against time, intrigue, confined, investigation, rivalry, uncover truth, doctors and patients, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Secret State (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Story: A four-part conspiracy theory drama inspired by Chris Mullen's novel "A Very British Coup". When a devastating industrial accident results in deaths and raises safety questions about the US petrochemical company involved, PM Tom ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, clever, tense, realistic ...
Plot: politics, conspiracy, investigation, political conspiracy, life is a bitch, uncover truth, political intrigue, dishonesty, corporate crimes, crimes, state affairs, conspiracy theory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, iran, britain
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29%
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The Code (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 54 min.
Story: The Code is a drama series which tells tells the story of two brothers who discover some information that those at the highest levels of political power are determined to keep secret.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: political conspiracy, uncover truth, state affairs, dishonesty, brother brother relationship, conspiracy, siblings relations, family relations, sibling relationship
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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American Odyssey (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In this "Traffic"-like action drama, an international conspiracy explodes when three strangers' lives unexpectedly collide - a female soldier, a corporate lawyer and a political activist.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, crimes, uncover truth, graphic violence, family relations, state affairs, danger, society, corporate crimes, dishonesty, left to die, military
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 2K
Coma (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: A young medical student discovers that something sinister is going on in her hospital after routine procedures send more than a few seemingly healthy patients into comas on the operating table. Remake of Coma 1978.
Style: tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Plot: hospital, medical student, uncover truth, workplace, woman in danger, mystery, doctors and patients, medical school, death, danger, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.0
 312
Threat Matrix (2003)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Threat Matrix is a 2003 American drama television series. It lasted 16 episodes. The plot consisted of the events in a United States Homeland Security anti-terrorism unit, led by Special agent John Kilmer. The title of the show refers to a report ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: special agents, terrorism, prodigy, undercover, danger, law enforcement, political conspiracy, heroes, chases and races, mute or deaf, state affairs, government agency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.8
 5K
Dig (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When FBI Agent Peter Connelly, recently stationed in Jerusalem, begins investigating the murder of a young American, he realizes that he’s uncovered an ancient international conspiracy that threatens to change the course of human history. Certain ...
Style: captivating, tense, enigmatic, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient mystery, investigation, conspiracy, danger, uncover truth, murder, escapades, adventure, archeological dig, christianity, special agents, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: jerusalem, israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.1
 27K
Damages (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Damages is an American legal thriller television series created by the writing and production trio of Daniel Zelman and brothers Glenn and Todd A. Kessler. The plot revolves around the brilliant, ruthless lawyer Patty Hewes and her protégée, ...
Style: rough, clever, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: lawyer, legal investigation, hotshot lawyer, trial, female lawyer, legal, manipulations, legal action, dishonesty, power relations, corporate crimes, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 20K
Ringer (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Ringer is an American television series that initially aired on The CW from September 13, 2011 to April 17, 2012. The series stars Sarah Michelle Gellar, who plays twin sisters Bridget Kelly and Siobhan Martin. On May 13, 2011, it was reported that ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, stylized, realistic
Plot: hidden identity, witnessing a crime, plan gone awry, dishonesty, disappearance, twin sister, blended family, crimes, mystery, family relations, suspicion, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.4
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CSI: Cyber (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The FBI's team of Cyber Crime Investigators, headed by Special Agent Avery Ryan, works to solve cases involving the dark-net. Avery, a Special Agent in Charge and esteemed Cyber-Psychologist heads up a team, including Senior Special Agent ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, fbi, police investigation, crime, partners against crime, special agents, computers and web, riddles and clues, profiler, crime investigation, evidence, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.3
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Exposed (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Antigua and Barbuda, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In a world of ambition and powerful politicians, Andy Hernandez (Shashi Balooja), an ambitious NYC Assistant District Attorney with political aspirations is recently engaged to Ann Kim, the latest partner in a profitable risk management firm. As a ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: political intrigue, ambition, power relations, boss and employee, state affairs, unfulfillment, blind ambition, hotshot lawyer, crimes, rise and fall, innocence lost, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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The Clearing (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When affluent executive, Wayne Hayes is kidnapped by a disgruntled employee and held for ransom in a forest, Wayne’s wife is forced to reckon with the FBI agents as they negotiate with the kidnapper.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, intense, twists and turns ...
Plot: hostage, kidnapping, ransom, negotiation, marital problem, marriage, psychopath, fbi, family life, haunted by the past, danger, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, london
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23%
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Vanished (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Vanished is an American serial drama television series produced by 20th Century Fox. The series premiered on August 21, 2006 on Fox and its last episode aired on November 10, 2006. Based in Atlanta, Georgia, the series begins with the sudden ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, exciting ...
Plot: missing person, investigation, disappearance, haunted by the past, mystery, search, mission, conspiracy, fbi, law enforcement, journalist, loss of son ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.2
 580
Hysteria (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Story: An investigative thriller about a haunted young doctor who is summoned back to her hometown to investigate an epidemic that may be linked to social media - and her own tragic past.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious, enigmatic ...
Plot: plague, investigation, haunted by the past, youth, danger, computers and web, doctors and patients, hospital, social relations, society, teenage life, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Blind Horizon (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Left for dead in the remote Southwest, Frank is found clinging to life and in a state of amnesia. As he recovers, ominous memories begin to flash back...
Style: serious, psychological, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: assassination attempt, memory loss, hitman, conspiracy, amnesia, political conspiracy, investigation, mystery, uncover truth, dishonesty, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Miami Medical (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Miami Medical is a medical drama television series created by Jeffrey Lieber. It follows the professional and private lives of a team of trauma surgeons. The series was produced by Jerry Bruckheimer Television and Warner Bros. Television. It ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: hospital, doctor, surgeon, race against time, doctors and patients, lifesaver, workplace romance, workplace situations, intern, workplace, rookie, medicine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 3.0
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Good Chemistry (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After picking up an alluring woman,Toby, a gifted chemist slumming as a high school teacher, is kidnapped by her violent boyfriend and ordered to use his skills to create methamphetamine for a group of drug traffickers. When Toby refuses, his ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, kidnapping, deadly, on the run, crimes, danger, drug dealing, drug abuse, dishonesty, graphic violence, farm, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.3
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Homeland (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: CIA officer Carrie Mathison is tops in her field despite being bipolar, which makes her volatile and unpredictable. With the help of her long-time mentor Saul Berenson, Carrie fearlessly risks everything, including her personal well-being and even ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: cia, terrorism, espionage, explosion, investigation, top secret, danger, surveillance, treason, paranoia, spy, marines ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, usa, virginia, iraq, langley virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Shades of Blue (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sexy New York detective and single mother Harlee Santos fell in with a tight-knit group of dirty cops, taking bribes and protection money that she uses to provide the best life for her honest, talented daughter. But when she's trapped by the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns
Plot: working undercover, fbi, police corruption, police detective, law enforcement, police investigation, dirty cop, single mother, dishonesty, moral dilemma, crimes, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 4.4
 878
Born Bad (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A young woman (Bonnie Dennison) falls for a mysterious man (Michael Welch) who reveals his dark side.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: danger, family relations, hidden identity, dishonesty, deadly, dangerous attraction, crimes, confined, couples, disorder, murder, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
NCIS: New Orleans (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A drama about the local field office that investigates criminal cases affecting military personnel in The Big Easy, a city known for its music, entertainment and decadence.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, government agency, danger, state affairs, crimes, partners, military, undercover, navy, investigation, crime investigation, army investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Adopting Terror (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tim and Cheryl Broadbent are excited to finally adopt Mona, a beautiful baby girl. But when the baby's biological father starts stalking them, their world turns upside down: through intimidation, manipulation, and violence, he is determined to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, rough
Plot: psychopath, murder, stalking, family in danger, crimes, family problems, parents and children, danger, deadly, adoption, husband wife relationship, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.0
 183K
The Blacklist (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Raymond "Red" Reddington, one of the FBI's most wanted fugitives, surrenders in person at FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C. He claims that he and the FBI have the same interests: bringing down dangerous criminals and terrorists. In ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, serious, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, master criminal, special agents, danger, unlikely partners, manipulations, investigation, mind game, partners, terrorism, law enforcement, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Judicial Indiscretion (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Monica Barrett, a successful Federal judge, learns she is on the President's shortlist to fill the new vacant spot on the Supreme Court. When her lover turns out to be a male prostitute, Monica's life is shattered by blackmail and sexual ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, serious ...
Plot: psychopath, crimes, political intrigue, danger, blackmail, scandal, senator, rivalry, rapist, dishonesty, state affairs, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Stranger at the Door (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Katherine "Kathy" is happily married to businessman Greg Norris and lives in his beautiful home with his about 18-year old daughter Tara. When suddenly a charming young man, who Tara first saw lurking around in the garden, turns up on ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: garden, amateur detective, mystery, family in danger, crimes, adoption, family relations, cons and scams, parents and children, dishonesty, deadly, adopted son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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