Movies and TV shows like The Lone Gunmen

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The Lone Gunmen (2001)
 7.4
 5K
The Lone Gunmen (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: After years of playing second fiddle to Agents Mulder and Scully on  The X-Files, the trio of computer-hacking conspiracy geeks popularly known as The Lone Gunmen are finally heading out on their own. Never ones to stray far from the center of corporate and government intrigue, the threesome play like a misguided Mission Impossible team, embarking on a series of comic adventures that simultaneously highlight their genius and ineptitude.
Style: humorous, semi serious, enigmatic, captivating, offbeat, buddy comedy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hacker, conspiracy, computers and web, investigation, undercover, partners, intelligence, computer genius, intrigue, danger, government agency, partners against crime, dishonesty, nerd, government conspiracy, amateur detective, social misfits, state affairs, hot and sexy, thief, journalist, computer, vigilante, reporter, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s

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Most similar movies to The Lone Gunmen

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, serious and captivating films and TV series with plots about danger, investigation, government agency, crimes, conspiracy, dishonesty and partners mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Lone Gunmen: Devs (2020), Odd Squad (2014), The Invisible Man (2000), The X-Files (1993), The Event (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.7
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Devs (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 409 min.
TV show
Story: Young computer engineer Lily Chan investigates the secretive development division of her employer, a cutting-edge tech company based in San Francisco, which she believes is behind the murder of her boyfriend.
Style: complex, intellectual, exciting, thought provoking
Plot: murder investigation, virtual reality, hacker, conspiracy, cold blooded murder, seeing the future, end of the world, creator, fighting the system, one against many, female protagonist, homeless man ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 910
Odd Squad (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: Odd Squad saves the day whenever something unusual happens.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, educational ...
Plot: investigation, odd couple, special agents, partners against crime, save the day, danger, law enforcement, partners, heroes, farce, child hero
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Invisible Man (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The Invisible Man is a Sci-Fi American television series starring Vincent Ventresca, Paul Ben-Victor, Eddie Jones, Shannon Kenny and Michael McCafferty. Somewhat more successful than previous television series involving invisible secret agents, it ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: invisibility, government agency, anti hero, petty criminal, experiment, anti heroes, invisible man, spy, undercover, danger, loss of sibling, antidote ...
Time: 2000s, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 8.6
 204K
The X-Files (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The exploits of FBI Special Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully who investigate X-Files: marginalized, unsolved cases involving paranormal phenomena. Mulder believes in the existence of aliens and the paranormal while Scully, a skeptic, is assigned to ...
Style: mind bending, captivating, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, ufo, paranormal investigation, investigation, special agents, alien contact, fbi, conspiracy, top secret, paranormal activity, mysterious place, space and aliens ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2010s, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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 7.0
 26K
The Event (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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: exciting, captivating, mind bending, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: conspiracy, space and aliens, mystery, missing person, government agency, alien, buried truth, secret movement, president, top secret, investigation, government facility ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 4.1
 4K
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, workplace, partners against crime, investigation, hacker, boss and employee, workplace situations, partners, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 21st century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 7.6
 48K
Warehouse 13 (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After saving the life of the President, two secret service agents - Myka Bering and Pete Lattimer - find themselves assigned to the top secret Warehouse 13. The Warehouse is a massive, top secret facility that houses dangerous and fantastical ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, humorous, bleak
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: artifact, supernatural, legends and myths, riddles and clues, secret service, secret agents, secret place, partners, top secret, ancient mystery, undercover, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.9
 19K
Intelligence (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A drama centered on a high-tech intelligence operative who is enhanced with a super-computer microchip in his brain, and the director of the elite government cyber-security agency who supports him.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hi-tech, government agency, computers and web, heroes, computer genius, life risking, fellow agent, secret agents, computer system, resourceful, working undercover, espionage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Eleventh Hour (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Jacob Hood is a brilliant biophysicist and special science advisor to the government who investigates scientific crises and oddities. His crusade is to protect the substance of science against those who would abuse and misuse scientific ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, scary, serious
Plot: scientist, fbi, mad scientist, misfit partners, save the day, bio weapon, characters in danger, investigation, supernatural, partners against crime, law enforcement, government agency ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Middleman (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The Middleman is an American television series. The series, which was developed for television by Javier Grillo-Marxuach for ABC Family, is based on the Viper Comics series, The Middleman, created by Grillo-Marxuach and Les McClaine. The series ran ...
Style: parody, humorous, exciting, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, secret agents, save the world, hidden identity, escapades, good versus evil, disorder, rivalry, danger, law enforcement, partners, evil force ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Project Blue Book (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A chronicle of the true top secret U.S. Air Force-sponsored investigations into UFO-related phenomena in the 1950s and ’60s, known as “Project Blue Book.”
Style: based on true events, captivating, enigmatic, exciting, twists and turns ...
Plot: ufo, alien, cold war, special agents, space and aliens, alien abduction, alien contact, physicist, paranormal activity, scientific research, alien encounter, investigation ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Person of Interest (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Person of Interest follows former CIA paramilitary operative, John Reese, who is presumed dead and teams up with reclusive billionaire Finch to prevent violent crimes in New York City by initiating their own type of justice. With the special ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, clever, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: surveillance, artificial intelligence, hi-tech, partners against crime, hacker, computer system, computer genius, mysterious character, computers and web, crimes, privacy invasion, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.8
 6K
Dig (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient mystery, archeological dig, investigation, conspiracy, murder, uncover truth, danger, escapades, adventure, special agents, christianity, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: jerusalem, israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
NCIS: New Orleans (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, special agents, danger, government agency, crimes, partners, state affairs, undercover, investigation, army investigation, crime investigation, soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.1
 7K
Breaking In (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Contra Security is a high tech security firm that specializes in breaking in as a way to test security measures. The team members comprise various skills, and even more various personalities.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: outsmarting, security, hi-tech, lifestyle, manipulation, prodigy, manipulations, workplace situations, workplace, partners, hacker, computer genius ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 8.4
 43K
Utopia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The Utopia Experiments is a legendary graphic novel shrouded in mystery. When a group of strangers find themselves in possession of an original manuscript, their lives suddenly and brutally implode.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, mind bending, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: conspiracy, buried truth, scientist, danger, life turned upside down, politician, who to trust, dishonesty, graphic violence, mysterious character, top secret, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.1
 48K
Scorpion (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Based on a true story, Scorpion is a high-octane drama about eccentric genius Walter O’Brien and his team of brilliant misfits who comprise the last line of defense against complex, high-tech threats of the modern age. As Homeland Security’s new ...
Style: intellectual, captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: genius, problem solving, computers and web, prodigy, computer genius, science, computer hacker, boy genius, hacker, save the world, society, national security ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 8.0
 208K
The Blacklist (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, tense, clever, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, special agents, master criminal, unlikely partners, investigation, manipulations, mind game, law enforcement, partners, danger, terrorism, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 6.5
 334
Glory Days (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Horror, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Wunderkind author Mike Dolan achieved literary fame at age 21 with a steamy expose on his seemingly idyllic Maine town. Four years later, he hasn't written another word and reluctantly returns home in search of an antidote ... where he is ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric
Plot: conspiracy, amateur detective, investigation, uncover truth, writer's life, crimes, mystery, deadly, supernatural, mysterious death, danger, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Copy (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Mesh Kilbourne is a tenacious, ambitious student journalist whose quest for the truth outweighs social niceties, friendships, and protocol. When he stumbles on a possible cheating scandal involving his editor in chief, he begins sniffing out the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: intrigue, college, journalism, social relations, dishonesty, youth, college life, media, scandal, christian, newspaper, religious ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 8.5
 117K
The Expanse (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A thriller set two hundred years in the future following the case of a missing young woman who brings a hardened detective and a rogue ship's captain together in a race across the solar system to expose the greatest conspiracy in human history.
Style: futuristic, captivating, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: outer space, space travel, space wars, spacecraft, human in outer space, alien life-form, investigation, conspiracy, space station, space opera, space exploration, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 24th century, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.9
 10K
Rubicon (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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, serious, realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, undercover, espionage, uncover truth, surveillance, boss, government agency, cia, loner, government facility, deception, prodigy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.3
 757
Killer Wave (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 175 min.
TV show
Story: Suddenly the US east coast is hit by a type of natural disaster formerly reserved, except after a major earthquake, for the Pacific and Indian ocean rims: tidal waves of the destructive tsunami type. Scientist and fiction author John McAdams attends ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, save the day, danger, undercover, rescue, forces of nature, save the world, adventure, race against time, investigation, conspiracy, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 7.5
 52K
Who Am I (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Benjamin, a young German computer whiz, is invited to join a subversive hacker group that wants to be noticed on the world's stage.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns, semi serious, suspense ...
Plot: hacker, computers and web, computer cracker, computer, hacking, crime, gang, mind game, deception, computer hacker, crimes, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.9
 3K
ReGenesis (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: ReGenesis is a Canadian television program produced by The Movie Network and Movie Central in conjunction with Shaftesbury Films. The series, which ran for four seasons, revolves around the scientists of NorBAC, a fictional organization with a lab ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Plot: scientist, disease, save the world, investigation, virus, inventions and discoveries, heroes, global effort, genetic engineering, terrorism, plague, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, latin america, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.8
 3K
The Game (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: London 1972. When a defecting KGB officer, Arkady Malinov, reveals Operation Glass, a devastating Soviet plot that could change the course of the Cold War, Daddy, the head of MI5, assembles a secret team to investigate. As the Soviets awaken a list ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, captivating ...
Plot: secret agents, espionage, conspiracy, mi6, spy, cold war, undercover, government agency, dishonesty, state affairs, kgb
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, soviet union, ussr, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 3K
Jake 2.0 (2003)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jake 2.0 is an American science fiction television series originally broadcast on UPN in 2003. The series was canceled on January 14, 2004 due to low ratings, leaving four episodes unaired in the United States. In the United Kingdom, all the ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious
Plot: nanotechnology, superhuman powers, superhuman, computer genius, rivalry, undercover, government agency, infected, computer system, computer virus, computers and web, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.7
 124K
NCIS (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: From murder and espionage to terrorism and stolen submarines, a team of special agents investigates any crime that has a shred of evidence connected to Navy and Marine Corps personnel, regardless of rank or position.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, evidence, special agents, computer genius, crime investigation, forensics, navy, army investigation, crimes, crime, military, teamwork ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.7
 2K
Dark Skies (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dark Skies is an American UFO conspiracy theory-based sci-fi television series that aired from the 1996 to 1997 season for 18 episodes, plus a two-hour pilot episode. The success of The X-Files on Fox proved there was an audience for science fiction ...
Style: exciting, captivating, mind bending, suspenseful, serious
Plot: ufo, evil alien, conspiracy, alien, alien invasion, couples, buried truth, government agency, dishonesty, mystery, couple relations, uncover truth ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
In the Nick of Time (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Greece
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Sto Para Pente, is a popular Greek comedy-drama television series, which was broadcast on Mega Channel for two seasons, from September 27, 2005 until June 18, 2007. The script was written by Giorgos Kapoutzidis, who had also written the successful ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, crime and punishment, murder, mystery, trapped, adventure, stranger, escapades, crimes, government official, scapegoat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 1990s, 20th century ...
Place: greece, athens, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%