Movies and TV shows like Stingray 1985

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Stingray (1985)
 7.5
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Stingray (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Stingray is an NBC television series produced by Stephen J. Cannell that ran from 1985 to 1987. It stars Nick Mancuso, who plays the mysterious character known only as Ray, whose trademark is a black 1965 Corvette Sting Ray.
Plot: car, vigilante, martial arts, tv show, undercover, rock music, tai chi, corvette
Place: california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and captivating films and TV series with plots about crimes, crime, law enforcement, police detective, police, investigation and undercover mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Stingray: Viper (1994), The Rockford Files (1974), Killer Instinct (2005), CHiPs (1977), The Americans (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
 790
Viper (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Viper is an action-adventure TV series about a special task force set up by the federal government to fight crime in the fictional city of Metro City, California that is perpetually under siege from one crime wave after another. The weapon used by ...
Plot: car, task force, fighting crime, morphing, police, technology
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Rockford Files (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Rockford Files is an American television drama series starring James Garner that aired on the NBC network between September 13, 1974 and January 10, 1980, and has remained in syndication to the present day. Garner portrays Los Angeles-based ...
Style: captivating, witty, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: private detective, crime, mystery, crimes, dishonesty, investigation, private investigator, police detective, father son relationship, socialite, beach, trailer home ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Killer Instinct (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Killer Instinct is an American crime drama television series filmed in Vancouver that originally aired on the Fox Network. The pilot episode aired on September 23, 2005, and the final episode aired on December 2, 2005. Fox ordered 13 episodes, only ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: police detective, police investigation, law enforcement, deadly, fighting crime, partners, crimes, crime, mystery, buddy cop, crime investigation, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.4
 7K
CHiPs (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: CHiPs is an American television drama series produced by MGM Studios that originally aired on NBC from September 15, 1977, to July 17, 1983. CHiPs followed the lives of two motorcycle police officers of the California Highway Patrol. The series ran ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, fighting crime, motorcycle chase, police investigation, tough heroes, friends, crime, partners against crime, crimes, tough law enforcer, chases and races, workplace ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 8.4
 71K
The Americans (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Set during the Cold War period in the 1980s, The Americans is the story of Elizabeth and Philip Jennings, two Soviet KGB officers posing as an American married couple in the suburbs of Washington D.C. and their neighbor, Stan Beeman, an FBI ...
Style: exciting, captivating, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: undercover, secret agents, espionage, double life, kgb, fbi, cold war, working undercover, mole, surveillance, double agent, family relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: soviet union, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.0
 40
Knightwatch (1988)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Knightwatch is a television drama aired by ABC as part of its fall 1988 lineup. It had been promoted as an original series in light of summer reruns continuing into the fall due to the 1988 Writers Guild of America Strike. Knightwatch centers ...
Plot: martial arts, city, vigilantism, vigilante, inner city, basement, dog, church, gang, gang member
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.5
 261
Outrage (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: One man decides to wage war against a gang of teenage punks besieging an affluent California community. Based on a true incident.
Plot: vandalism, vigilante, killing a dog, police, revenge, gang, house, righteous rage, teenager, veterinarian, anti hero, destruction ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 8.1
 151K
The Mentalist (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Patrick Jane, a former celebrity psychic medium, uses his razor sharp skills of observation and expertise at "reading" people to solve serious crimes with the California Bureau of Investigation.
Style: exciting, intellectual, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: partners against crime, fighting crime, crimes, police investigation, investigation, serial killer, partners, danger, murder, psychic, talented, coworker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 7.9
 10K
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: atmospheric, serious, twists and turns, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: homosexual, boss, surveillance, intelligence, undercover, riddles and clues, paranoia, neighbor, cover up, cia, conspiracy, buried truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Law & Order: LA (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Law & Order: LA, originally titled Law & Order: Los Angeles, is an American police procedural and legal drama television series set in Los Angeles, where it was produced. Created and produced by Dick Wolf and developed by Blake Masters, it ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: crimes, legal action, workplace situations, legal investigation, fighting crime, power relations, crime, partners against crime, workplace, district attorney, police investigation, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 8.7
 590K
Dexter (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: Dexter is an American television drama series. The series centers on Dexter Morgan, a blood spatter pattern analyst for 'Miami Metro Police Department' who also leads a secret life as a serial killer, hunting down criminals who have ...
Style: captivating, clever, dark humor, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, double life, hidden identity, vigilantism, crimes, crime, forensics, corpse, right and wrong, police station, police detective, killings ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 8.4
 10K
Terriers (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Ex-cop and recovering alcoholic Hank Dolworth partners with his best friend, former criminal Britt Pollack, in an unlicensed private investigation business. The series is set in Ocean Beach, San Diego, California, although it is portrayed as a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners, lawyer, investigation, private detective, private investigator, peril, team, investigator, bonding, crime, small time, outsmarting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Second Chances (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Second Chances is an American television series created and written by producers Bernard Lechowick and Lynn Marie Latham. The series premiered December 2, 1993, on CBS. Its cast includes Jennifer Lopez, Connie Sellecca, Megan Follows, Michelle ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: small town, resort, hotel, social relations, couples, small town life, dishonesty, mystery, murder, cadillac, father daughter relationship, marriage ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Night Manager (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 358 min.
Story: Former British soldier Jonathan Pine navigates the shadowy recesses of Whitehall and Washington where an unholy alliance operates between the intelligence community and the secret arms trade. To infiltrate the inner circle of lethal arms dealer ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, hotel, crimes, mind game, corruption, undercover agent, manager, arms dealer, undercover, moral ambiguity, murder, secret service ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, london, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 263
Popeye Doyle (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: While Popeye Doyle (Ed ONeill) is investigating what appears to be a very simple drug overdose, he becomes involved in international intrigue. The Mosad and various other foreign diplomatic figures turn up everywhere he goes. The drug overdose ...
Plot: murder, intrigue, prostitution, dead girl, ambassador, embassy, park, chase, telephone call, foot chase, drinking, bar ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
18 Wheels of Justice (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Justice Department undercover agent Michael Cates’s family was killed after he testified against crime boss Jacob Calder. Now Cates is working out of an 18 Wheeler under another undercover identity, that of Chance Bowman. As Cates wanders America ...
Style: rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: undercover, truck, danger, chases and races, working undercover, crime, special agents, law enforcement, gangsters, government agency, on the run, fighting crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, undercover, rookie, fbi, double agent, working undercover, undercover cop, crime, partners, fbi agent, internal affairs, recruit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Equalizer (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: The Equalizer is an American television series that ran for four seasons, initially on CBS, between 1985 and 1989. It stars Edward Woodward as a middle aged retired intelligence officer with a mysterious past who helps people in trouble. The show ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, spy, crime, injustice, vengeance, tough heroes, rivalry, anti heroes, tough guy, neo noir, anti hero, dark hero ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 5.7
 3K
Pacific Blue (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Pacific Blue is an American crime drama series about a team of police officers with the Santa Monica Police Department who patrolled its beaches on bicycles. The show ran for five seasons on the USA Network, from March 2, 1996 to April 9, 2000, with ...
Style: exciting, sexy, feel good, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: beach, hotshot hero, chases and races, chase, police investigation, fighting crime, workplace romance, crime, love and romance, workplace situations, bicycle, undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.6
 6K
Gang Related (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Every villain has a noble cause, and every hero has a dark side. Detective Ryan Lopez is a rising star in Los Angeles' elite Gang Task Force. What the world doesn't know is that long before Ryan became a cop, he pledged allegiance to a ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, undercover, urban, squad, fighting crime, boss, double life, power struggle, mole, law enforcement, policewoman, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 3K
Hunter (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Hunter is an American police drama television series created by Frank Lupo, and starring Fred Dryer as Sgt. Rick Hunter and Stepfanie Kramer as Sgt. Dee Dee McCall, which ran on NBC from 1984 to 1991. However, Kramer left after the sixth season to ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: police detective, partners, deadly, fighting crime, track down, undercover, police investigation, serial killer, crime, tough law enforcer, working undercover, criminal heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.2
 74
Bronk (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Bronk is an American television series starring Jack Palance as Detective Lieutenant Alex Bronkov. The series is set in the fictional Ocean City, California. 24 episodes were aired from September 21, 1975 to March 28, 1976 on CBS. The series lasted ...
Plot: police, police detective, single father, police department, sergeant, drugs, car accident, mayor, police corruption, police lieutenant, father daughter relationship, bureaucracy ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.3
 276K
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, explosion, investigation, espionage, marines, paranoia, danger, treason, intrigue, surveillance, torture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, usa, virginia, iraq, langley virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 7.3
 10K
21 Jump Street (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: 21 Jump Street is an American police procedural crime drama television series that aired on the Fox Network and in first run syndication from April 12, 1987, to April 27, 1991, with a total of 103 episodes. The series focuses on a squad of ...
Style: captivating, serious, light, enigmatic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: undercover, crime, high school, youth, hidden identity, teenage life, undercover agent, working undercover, fighting crime, high school life, police investigation, society ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s, 80s, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 9.0
 431K
True Detective (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: An American anthology police detective series utilizing multiple timelines in which investigations seem to unearth personal and professional secrets of those involved, both within or outside the law.
Style: clever, bleak, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: police investigation, police detective, crime, serial killer, crimes, partners, investigation, murder, partners against crime, who done it, uncover truth, troubled ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.8
 2K
Five Days (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 300 min.
Story: Thriller series which tracks five 24-hour periods in a police investigation.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating
Plot: missing person, investigation, mysterious character, crimes, mystery, mind game, amateur detective, deadly, family problems, police detective, sergeant, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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, vengeance, dishonesty, family relations, unlikely criminals, parents and children, crimes, death of husband, drug lord, rivalry, suburbs, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 20K
Miami Vice (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: The story of the Miami Police Department's vice squad and its efforts to end drug trafficking and prostitution, centered on the unlikely partnership of Sonny Crockett and Ricardo Tubbs - who first meet when Tubbs is undercover in a drug cartel.
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, undercover, partners, partners against crime, undercover agent, law enforcement, drugs/alcohol, crime, rivalry, drug dealing, deadly, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.5
 717
The F.B.I. (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The F.B.I. is an American television series that was broadcast on ABC from 1965 to 1974. It was sponsored by the Ford Motor Company, and the characters almost always drove Ford vehicles in the series. Alcoa was co-sponsor of Season One only.
Plot: fbi, police detective, widower, federal bureau of investigation, fbi agent, police, tv show, indian burial ground, burial ground, inspector, special agent
Time: 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.1
 4K
V.I.P. (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: realistic, exciting, offbeat, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, bodyguard, working undercover, partners against crime, crimes, workplace situations, urban, workplace, hacker, private detective, save the day, boss and employee ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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