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XIII: The Series (2011)
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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, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: memory loss, conspiracy, terrorist, cia agent, cia, secret agents, life is a bitch, secret service, danger, dishonesty, uncover truth, who to trust, white house, chases and races, state affairs, journalist, national security, politics, cover up, doppelganger, mystery, identity crisis, undercover, ex law enforcer, ex cia agent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and exciting films and TV series with plots about dishonesty, danger, state affairs, conspiracy, chases and races, crimes and cia mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like XIII: The Series: Covert Affairs (2010), Crisis (2014), Secret State (2012), Alias (2001), American Odyssey (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
XIII: The Conspiracy (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 173 min.
Story: The first female US President Sally Sheridan is shot dead by a sniper during her Veterans Day speech. Her assassin narrowly escapes the scene with his life, national security hot on his heels - or so it seems. Three months later, an elderly couple ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, conspiracy, memory loss, uncover truth, assassination of president, on the run, protagonist as suspect, riddles and clues, danger, assassination, election, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.3
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Covert Affairs (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
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, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, spy, double life, secret agents, blind character, working undercover, mission gone awry, characters in danger, workplace, undercover, state affairs, rookie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia, langley virginia
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 7.2
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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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 7.7
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.6
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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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, boys' night
Plot: cia, female spy, double agent, secret identity, secret agents, spy, working undercover, deception, betrayal, chases and races, crimes, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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
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Rubicon (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Rubicon is an American television series that centers on an intelligence analyst at a national think tank in New York City called the American Policy Institute, who discovers that he may be working with members of a secret society that manipulates ...
Style: twists and turns, realistic, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, undercover, surveillance, boss, uncover truth, espionage, government agency, cia, workplace, deception, manipulations, government facility ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 303K
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 ...
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100%
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 6.8
 244K
Unknown (2011)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, France, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An American biologist attending a conference in Berlin awakens from a coma after a car accident, only to discover that someone has taken his identity and that no one, not even his wife, believes him. With the help of an illegal immigrant and a ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, twist ending, mind bending, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: memory loss, uncover truth, conspiracy, chase, investigation, mysterious character, manipulations, mystery, danger, life turned upside down, hidden identity, coma ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2011, 2010s
Place: germany, berlin germany
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100%
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Mammon (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Peter Verås is an uncompromising journalist in the most respected newspaper in Norway. He makes his life’s biggest mistake when he gets hold of evidence of a financial fraud from an anonymous source. It turns out the evidence points to his own ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: journalism, media, political corruption, life turned upside down, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, conspiracy, dishonesty, life is a bitch, journalist, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, working undercover, government agency, undercover, fbi, secret identity, espionage, state affairs, betrayal, mysterious character, chases and races, on the run ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
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The Event (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The Event is an emotional, high-octane conspiracy thriller that follows Sean Walker, an everyman who investigates the mysterious disappearance of his would-be fiancée Leila, and unwittingly begins to expose the biggest cover-up in U.S. history.
Style: serious, captivating, twists and turns, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: conspiracy, missing person, mystery, government agency, investigation, government facility, chases and races, state affairs, nobody believes, buried truth, cia, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.3
 582
The Agency (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Agency is a CBS television drama that followed the inner-workings of the CIA. The series was created by Michael Frost Beckner and was executive produced by Michael Frost Beckner, Shaun Cassidy Productions and Radiant Productions in association ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, twists and turns, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.9
 67K
Burn Notice (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: A formerly blacklisted spy uses his unique skills and training to help people in desperate situations.
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, starting over, uncover truth, adventure, outsmarting, ex law enforcer, lifestyle change, new job, peril, gadget, secret agents, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: miami, florida, usa
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45%
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Agent X (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, politics, heroic mission, undercover, state affairs, heroes, vice president, spy, strong female presence, secret agent, daughter
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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44%
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Traveler (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Traveler is a short-lived American television series that ran from May 10, 2007 until July 18, 2007 on ABC in the United States. The series was produced by Warner Bros. Television. Traveler was officially canceled after eight first-run episodes on ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: fbi, conspiracy, friendship, disappearance, mystery, student, danger, search, suspicion, dishonesty, on the run, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Book of Jer3miah (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A college freshman, Jeremiah Whitney, accepts the undertaking to protect a mysterious Mesoamerican box. When Jeremiah's parents are mysteriously murdered, Jeremiah learns that he is the target of a frightening conspiracy. Every facet of his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, spiritual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: destiny, conspiracy, chase, mystery, young heroes, uncover truth, riddles and clues, life turned upside down, heroes, dishonesty, religions or cults, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 21K
Closed Circuit (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A terrorist attack in London results in the capture of suspect Farroukh Erdogan (Denis Moschitto). The attorney general appoints Claudia Simmons-Howe (Rebecca Hall) as special advocate on Erdogan's legal team. On the eve of the trial, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, legal action, danger, lawyers and clients, dishonesty, law enforcement, legal investigation, state affairs, reluctant partners, uncover truth, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 5.1
 5K
End Game (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alex Thomas was the man in charge of protecting the president but, when the time came to fulfill his duties, everything just went wrong. His conscience haunted by a bullet and his devotion to his country stronger than ever, Alex teams with seasoned ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.0
 366
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, undercover, investigation, treason, partners against crime, mystery, partners, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, uncover truth, crimes, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bourne is brought out of hiding once again by reporter Simon Ross who is trying to unveil Operation Blackbriar, an upgrade to Project Treadstone, in a series of newspaper columns. Information from the reporter stirs a new set of memories, and Bourne ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, secret agents, fighting the system, conspiracy, spy, manhunt, chases and races, corruption, danger, uncover truth, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: paris france, langley virginia, europe, london, morocco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 741
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, muslim, counter terrorism, murder, fbi, save the day, investigation, rivalry, rebellion, danger, race against time, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, africa, syria ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.5
 742
Dead Drop (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After surviving a fall from a plane 3000-feet over the ocean, a former CIA operative turned government contractor re-infiltrates a dangerous North Mexican drug trafficking ring to find his own killer. With his memory unraveling, he descends into a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, crimes, betrayal, danger, chases and races, working undercover, tough heroes, dishonesty, master criminal, one man army, revenge, car chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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State of Affairs (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Each day the President is faced with dozens of life and death decisions, and to prioritize the biggest international crises facing the country, one top CIA analyst - Charleston Tucker - assembles the President's Daily Briefing. This list of ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: cia, politics, national security, workplace situations, state affairs, dead son, white house, female protagonist, death, spy, spies, usa president ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.1
 992
Golden Slumber (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: When easy-going Aoyagi meets an old friend for a fishing trip, he ends up drugged, framed for the Prime Minister's assassination, and on the run from corrupt cops. It's only the beginning of what quickly becomes the worst, weirdest day of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: manhunt, false accusation, uncover truth, disorder, assassination, on the run, chase, state affairs, chases and races, life is a bitch, politics, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
We'll Meet Again (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Socialite Molly Lasch is released from prison after serving a six-year sentence for the murder of her husband, Dr. Gary Lasch. Now, with the help of Fran, an investigative reporter, Molly sets out to prove her innocence. Together they uncover a ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, woman in danger, false accusation, uncover truth, righting the wronged, price of justice, riddles and clues, dishonesty, partners, law enforcement, crimes, frame up ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
24: Live Another Day (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Jack Bauer comes out of hiding in London to head off a massive terrorist attack while being hunted down by American forces dispatched by President James Heller.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, hacker, terrorism, president, terrorist, treason, international relations, life risking, tough heroes, characters in danger, save the day, killings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Salting the Battlefield (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: David Hare concludes his trilogy of films about MI5 renegade Johnny Worricker with another fugue on power, secrets and the British establishment. Johnny Worricker goes on the run with Margot Tyrell across Europe, and with the net closing in, the ...
Style: tense, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: on the run, secret agents, head of state, undercover, espionage, dishonesty, state affairs, cover up, politics, conspiracy, spy, journalist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.7
 48K
Nikita (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nikita will stop at nothing to expose and destroy Division, the secret U.S. agency who trained her as a spy and assassin.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female spy, female killer, female assassin, hitman, danger, mole, chases and races, spy, working undercover, crimes, killings, secret government organization ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 ⇓
39%