Movies and TV shows like Crisis

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Crisis (2014)
 7.2
 8K
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: tense, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: hostages, fbi, secret service, special agents, conspiracy, confined, kidnapping, betrayal, parents and children, family relations, hostage situation, crimes, investigation, fear, mastermind, dishonesty, who to trust, female fbi agent, secret service agent, child in peril, government official, president, vengeance, student, cia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Crisis

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films and TV series with plots about crimes, danger, fbi, investigation, crime, dishonesty and chases and races mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Crisis: The Blacklist (2013), Hostages (2013), Missing (2012), Legends (2014), Prison Break (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
 154K
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: captivating, exciting, tense, clever, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, secret, special agents, crimes, intrigue, investigation, master criminal, danger, mind game, manipulations, unlikely partners, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.8
 9K
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 ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: surgery, political conspiracy, surgeon, hostages, moral dilemma, family relations, state affairs, doctors and patients, confined, crimes, special agents, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 9K
Missing (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Becca Winstone learns that her son, Michael, disappears while studying abroad, and it's a race against time when she travels to Europe to track him down. A surprising turn of events reveals just how far one mother will go to protect her ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, realistic
Plot: search, kidnapping, conspiracy, track down, secret service, disappearance, danger, parents and children, chases and races, retired, heroes, missing person ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 12K
Legends (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Working for the FBI's Deep Cover Operations division, Martin Odum can transform himself into a different person -- whether it's an assignment as a Serbian extremist, a corrupt Chicago police officer, a British special forces colonel, or a ...
Style: serious, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, undercover, working undercover, fbi, government agency, secret identity, espionage, betrayal, mysterious character, state affairs, dishonesty, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Movie in collections
 8.4
 425K
Prison Break (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Due to a political conspiracy, an innocent man is sent to death row and his only hope is his brother, who makes it his mission to deliberately get himself sent to the same prison in order to break the both of them out, from the inside out.
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, twists and turns, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prison life, fugitives, confined, escape, chases and races, scheme, fbi, manhunt, self sacrifice, fighting the system, win over ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 3K
Freezer (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Robert Saunters, a mechanic is knocked unconscious at his birthday dinner and wakes up to find himself locked up inside the restaurant's freezer. Knowing nothing of why he's there, he realizes he has been mistaken as someone else.
Style: realistic, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: confined, hostages, crimes, kidnapping, survival, danger, freezer
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 963
Hostages (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Israel
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: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: danger, family in danger, dishonesty, treason, political conspiracy, moral dilemma, kidnapping, family relations, parents and children, power relations, state affairs, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
XIII: The Series (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 45 min.
Story: After a plot to kill the president of the USA an agent with lost memories tries to recover his life and memories. Others use him to cover up some dirty business involving high ranking officials from the CIA and the White House.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: memory loss, conspiracy, secret agents, secret service, danger, dishonesty, who to trust, uncover truth, life is a bitch, white house, state affairs, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 112K
The Kingdom (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A team of U.S. government agents is sent to investigate the bombing of an American facility in the Middle East.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, investigation, fbi, special agents, chase, track down, team, hunt down, torture, prince, disfigurement, deception ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: saudi arabia, middle east, washington d.c., usa, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 734
The Grid (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 266 min.
Story: A team of American and British counter-terrorists are tasked with stopping a terrorist cell who's operating on a global level.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, muslim, murder, counter terrorism, fbi, cia, good versus evil, political conspiracy, law enforcement, espionage, race against time, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, syria, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.9
 2K
Rogue (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 50 min.
Story: "Rogue" revolves around Grace, a morally and emotionally-conflicted undercover detective who is tormented by the possibility that her own actions contributed to her son’s death. Grace’s search for the truth is further complicated by ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, murder, police detective, law enforcement, criminal heroes, loss of son, haunted by the past, crime, parents and children, who to trust, torment, working undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.8
 6K
Condor (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Young CIA analyst Joe Turner has his idealism tested when he learns that the CIA has been using an algorithm he developed to spy on American citizens, leading the organization to a terrorist plot that threatens the lives of millions. Inspired by ...
Style: exciting, tense, twists and turns, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, investigation, government conspiracy, political thriller, danger, murder, crimes, dialogue, fight scenes, weapons, twists & turns, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.7
 15K
Graceland (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Somewhere in Southern California, in a drug raid run by the US government, a beachfront property was seized and turned into a residence for undercover cops. They are all top agents of the DEA, FBI, and Customs and they are living in this house ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, special agents, working undercover, rookie, undercover, young man, crime, coworker, drug dealer, fighting crime, crimes, coworker relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Designated Survivor (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Tom Kirkman, a low-level cabinet member is suddenly appointed President of the United States after a catastrophic attack during the State of the Union kills everyone above him in the Presidential line of succession.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful
Plot: politics, usa president, terrorism, counter terrorism, president, marriage, first lady, crimes, danger, investigation, chases and races, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.1
 1K
The Inside (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: The Inside is an American crime drama television series created by Tim Minear and Howard Gordon and produced by Imagine Television. The Inside follows the work of the FBI's Los Angeles Violent Crimes Unit, a division dedicated to investigating ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, mind bending
Plot: fbi, fighting crime, investigation, mystery, crimes, law enforcement, rookie, haunted by the past, deadly, special agents, dark past, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.5
 3K
Chosen (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Ian Mitchell is a lawyer and father who one day receives a box containing a gun and a picture of a stranger, along with instructions to kill the pictured person. He is subsequently attacked by another stranger, and discovers that he has been chosen ...
Style: realistic, mind bending, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, mind game, rivalry, race against time, disorder, moral dilemma, mystery, who to trust, life turned upside down, family in danger, danger, cat and mouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 8.4
 162K
24 (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: 24 is an American television series produced for the Fox network and syndicated worldwide, starring Kiefer Sutherland as Counter Terrorist Unit agent Jack Bauer. Each 24-episode season covers 24 hours in the life of Bauer, using the real time method ...
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, terrorism, race against time, double agent, government agency, against the rules, secret service, undercover, treason, interrogation, one man army, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.6
 42K
Alias (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, tense ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, boys' night
Plot: cia, double agent, spy, secret identity, female spy, betrayal, deception, secret agents, chases and races, state affairs, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 3K
Red Widow (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When Marta Walraven's mob husband is brutally murdered, she takes on gangsters and the FBI to unveil the truth about his death. As she digs into this dark underworld, she'll test her own strength, relying on her resourcefulness, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, captivating
Audience: chick flick
Plot: intrigue, dishonesty, vengeance, unlikely criminals, family relations, crimes, parents and children, death of husband, drug lord, rivalry, suburbs, single mother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.2
 22K
Trapped (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When their daughter is kidnapped by experienced nappers (Bacon and Love), the Jennings' (Theron and Townsend) turn the tables on this seemingly foolproof plan.
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, suspense, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, ransom, hostage, psychopath, maniac, confined, parents and children, crimes, family relations, crime, danger, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, oregon, new orleans, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.3
 361
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: fbi, who done it, special agents, crime, life is a bitch, partners against crime, crimes, uncover truth, haunted by the past, investigation, dishonesty, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.1
 22K
Chicago P.D. (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A riveting police drama about the men and women of the Chicago Police Department's District 21 who put it all on the line to serve and protect their community. District 21 is made up of two distinctly different groups: the uniformed cops who ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, police, policewoman, crimes, crime investigation, arrest, shooting, sergeant, victim, partners, rookie, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Prison Break: The Final Break (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The movie covers the events which occurred in between the downfall of The Company and the finale of the series. It details the arrest and incarceration of Sara Tancredi, the final escape plan which Michael devises for Sara. It also reveals the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, daring rescue, self sacrifice, escapades, crimes, fbi, twists & turns, runaway, prison escape, vengeance, happy ending, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: florida, israel, new jersey, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 809
Dead Silence (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Three escaped convicts take a group of deaf students hostage but their teacher is Marlee Matlin!
Style: rough, psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murderous pair, crime, special agents, crimes, fugitives, confined, missing person, bus, betrayal, hijacking, chases and races, hostages ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Kill Point (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A small group of military veterans sets out to rob a major bank in Pittsburgh. When things go awry, they're forced to take more than a dozen hostages from all walks of life, including a wealthy and powerful businessman's daughter.
Style: tense, rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: heist, ex military, cat and mouse, deal, crime gone awry, sniper, robbery, fbi, media coverage, old friend, threat, siege ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pittsburgh, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.9
 3K
The Beast (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: FBI agent Charles Barker applies controversial techniques in his attempts to bring criminals to justice, which often border on illegal and unsettle his uninitiated partner, Ellis Dove. Over the course of the first season, Barker is investigated by ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, undercover, rookie, fbi, double agent, working undercover, undercover cop, partners, crime, fbi agent, internal affairs, recruit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.8
 21K
Tyrant (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of an unassuming American family drawn into the workings of a turbulent Middle Eastern nation. Bassam "Barry" Al Fayeed, the younger son of the dictator of a war-torn nation, ends a self-imposed 20-year exile to return to his ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Plot: dictatorship, ruler, political unrest, state affairs, totalitarianism, homecoming, secret, family relations, parents and children, exile, society, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Absolute Deception (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A widowed reporter recruits the help of a federal agent to investigate her late husband's secrets, but the two become the target of unknown attackers. When FBI Agent John Nelson’s key informant, Miles, is abducted and shot, all that’s left ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: special agents, uncover truth, manhunt, investigation, murder, undercover, law enforcement, danger, chases and races, couple relations, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, australia, cuba, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.7
 3K
Kidnapped (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Kidnapped is an American television drama series from Sony Pictures Television which aired on NBC from September 20, 2006, to August 11, 2007. The series returned on Universal HD in 2008.
Style: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Plot: kidnapping, crime, private detective, law enforcement, danger, search, fbi, negotiation, ransom, hopes, special agents, confined ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Little Nikita (1988)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Roy Parmenter is an FBI agent in San Diego; 20 years ago his partner was killed by a Soviet spy, nicknamed Scuba, still at large. Scuba is now trying to extort the Soviets; to prove he's serious, he's killing their agents one by one, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, teenage boy, espionage, investigation, fbi, russian, government agency, dishonesty, kgb, teenage life, youth, special agents ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, soviet union, san diego california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%