Hotshot hero movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant hotshot hero movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, exciting, stylized, serious and entertaining films and TV shows about / with hotshot hero, heroes, danger, rivalry, escapades, adventure, dialogue, chases and races, chase and crimes plots mostly in Action, Comedy and Drama genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as hotshot hero: Lockout (2012), Battleship (2012), The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), StarStruck (2010), Sherlock Holmes (2009), Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), Archer (2009), The Glades (2010), From Paris with Love (2010), The Recruit (2003).

List of hotshot hero movies

 6.1
 97K
Lockout (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Set in the near future, Lockout follows a falsely convicted ex-government agent , whose one chance at obtaining freedom lies in the dangerous mission of rescuing the President's daughter from rioting convicts at an outer space maximum security ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outer space, space station, hotshot hero, heroic mission, hostage, prison, lone hero, convict, secret service, group of criminals, tough guy, space battle ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c., new york
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 5.8
 242K
Battleship (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When mankind beams a radio signal into space, a reply comes from ‘Planet G’, in the form of several alien crafts that splash down in the waters off Hawaii. Lieutenant Alex Hopper is a weapons officer assigned to the USS John Paul Jones, part of ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, psychotronic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, battleship, evil alien, alien encounter, navy, military, ship, ufo, u.s. navy, save the world, space and aliens, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: hawaii, hong kong, japan, tokyo, pacific ocean ...
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The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A New York stockbroker refuses to cooperate in a large securities fraud case involving corruption on Wall Street, corporate banking world and mob infiltration. Based on Jordan Belfort's autobiography.
Style: clever, realistic, motivational, cynical, captivating ...
Plot: money, rise and fall, corruption, success, business, greed, dark humor, corporate crimes, rags to riches, stock broker, deception, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1987 ...
Place: new york, usa, geneva switzerland, big ben london, italy ...
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 6.1
 14K
StarStruck (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jessica Olsen goes to Los Angeles with nothing more in mind that visiting her grandparents while her sister tries to meet Christopher Wilde. One night she meets Christopher Wilde. They go an an adventure around Los Angeles and start to like each ...
Style: romantic, light, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: celebrity, fall in love, opposites attract, couples, pop star, love and romance, love, happy ending, teenage life, school dance, youth, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, michigan, california, malibu california
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 7.6
 605K
Sherlock Holmes (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Australia
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Eccentric consulting detective, Sherlock Holmes and Doctor John Watson battle to bring down a new nemesis and unravel a deadly plot that could destroy England.
Style: clever, captivating, odd, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: riddles and clues, intelligence, investigation, steampunk, sherlock holmes, private detective, prodigy, partners, adventure, master criminal, talented, crimes ...
Time: victorian era, 1890s, 19th century, victorian
Place: england, london, europe, tower bridge london, big ben london ...
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Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, futuristic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, space travel, spacecraft, teamwork, space and aliens, warrior, superhero, reluctant partners, save the world ...
Time: future, year 1988, 2010s, year 2014, 80s
Place: usa, missouri
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 8.6
 144K
Archer (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Sterling Archer is the world's most daunting spy. He works for ISIS, a spy agency run by his mother. In between dealing with his boss and his co-workers - one of whom is his ex-girlfriend - Archer manages to annoy or seduce everyone that ...
Style: cynical, witty, parody, stylized, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, womanizer, sarcasm, secret agents, danger, james bond spoof, espionage, spy spoof, hotshot hero, workplace, alcohol, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
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Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: There is a new criminal mastermind at large (Professor Moriarty) and not only is he Holmes’ intellectual equal, but his capacity for evil and lack of conscience may give him an advantage over the detective.
Style: clever, witty, stylized, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: riddles and clues, steampunk, mind game, twists & turns, intelligence, sherlock holmes, talented, private detective, hotshot hero, murderer, master criminal, partners against crime ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s, victorian
Place: england, london, paris france, europe, france ...
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 7.5
 12K
The Glades (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: This Crime series follows Matt Passmore as Jim, a Chicago cop who gets kicked off the force after being shot and wrongfully accused by his ex-captain of having an affair with his wife. After receiving his payout, Jim decides to moves to a small ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, law enforcement, hotshot hero, crimes, police investigation, multiple suspects, ex law enforcer, coworker, suspicion, outsmarting, dishonesty, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, miami, everglades
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From Paris with Love (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: James Reese has a good job as an ambassador's aid in France, but his real passion is a side gig, working in a minor role in the CIA. He would love to be a full-fledged agent and can't believe his luck when he lands an assignment with ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, undercover, spy, hotshot hero, partners, heroic mission, embassy, danger, cia, chase, one man army, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, pakistan
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 6.6
 133K
The Recruit (2003)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A brilliant CIA trainee must prove his worth at the Farm, the agency's secret training grounds, where he learns to watch his back and trust no one.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: cia, spy, basic training, double agent, surveillance, recruit, hotshot hero, espionage, betrayal, undercover, rookie, cat and mouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, washington d.c., usa, langley virginia, miami ...
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Adventures of Arsene Lupin (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: As the daring thief Arsène Lupin (Duris) ransacks the homes of wealthy Parisians, the police, with a secret weapon in their arsenal, attempt to ferret him out.
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, exciting
Plot: thief, mysterious character, hotshot hero, treasure hunt, master criminal, criminal heroes, adventure, danger, haunted by the past, romance, falling in love, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 19th century, 1880s, 1910s ...
Place: europe, paris france, france
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 7.4
 25K
House of Lies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Charming, fast talking Marty Kaan and his crack team of management consultants know how to play the corporate game better than anyone, by using every dirty trick in the book to woo powerful CEOs and close huge deals. In the board rooms, barrooms, ...
Style: cynical, semi serious, realistic, clever, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: greed, casual sex, hotshot hero, workplace situations, power relations, dishonesty, blind ambition, parents and children, flirting, profanity, satire, hotshot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.3
 5K
Fleming (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A look at the 007 creator, Ian Fleming, and his early life set against the permissive society of war-torn WWII London.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, british secret service, hotshot hero, post war, spy, womanizer, love and romance, nazism, secret service, espionage, undercover, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 50s, 40s, 1930s
Place: london, england
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The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Who is Don Ready? Salesman? Lover? Song Stylist? Semi-professional dolphin trainer? Ready is all of the above - except for a dolphin trainer. When he’s asked to help save an ailing local car dealership from bankruptcy, Ready and his ragtag crew ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, witty, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: salesman, hotshot hero, blind ambition, farce, workplace, disorder, workplace situations, boss and employee, ambition, rise to the top, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
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 6.0
 71K
Speed Racer (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA, Australia, Germany, Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Speed Racer is the tale of a young and brilliant racing driver. When corruption in the racing leagues costs his brother his life, he must team up with the police and the mysterious Racer X to bring an end to the corruption and criminal activities. ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, exciting, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: race, car race, car chase, family, hotshot hero, family relations, obstacle, ambition, contests and competitions, family problems, supportive parent, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
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Days of Thunder (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Talented but unproven stock car driver Cole Trickle gets a break and with the guidance of veteran Harry Hogge turns heads on the track. The young hotshot develops a rivalry with a fellow racer that threatens his career when the two smash their cars. ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: racing, car race, rivalry, race, hotshot hero, sport, friends, athlete's life, rising to stardom, contests and competitions, love and romance, chases and races ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, california, texas, phoenix arizona, alabama ...
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 7.1
 795K
Iron Man 3 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, intense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, heroes, hotshot hero, adventure, vengeance, escapades, danger, rivalry, billionaire, millionaire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 90s, year 1999 ...
Place: tennessee, malibu california, california, america, usa ...
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Da Vinci's Demons (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Fantasy, History, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows the "untold" story of Leonardo Da Vinci: the genius during his early years in Renaissance Florence. As a 25-year old artist, inventor, swordsman, lover, dreamer and idealist, he struggles to live within the confines of ...
Style: intellectual, exciting, captivating, witty, serious ...
Plot: leonardo da vinci, prodigy, inventor, adventure, historical character, talented, escapades, a vision, visionary, unconventional method, magical, shrewd ...
Time: 15th century, renaissance, 1400s
Place: italy, europe, florence, florence italy, istanbul turkey ...
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Born to Race: Fast Track (2014)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Danny Krueger is a twenty-year old drag racer who plays by his own rules. After winning a scholarship to the prestigious Fast Lane Racing Academy, Danny finds himself competing against some of the fiercest young drivers in the world. Tension soars ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hotshot hero, ambition, friendship, athlete's life, reluctant partners, contests and competitions, rivalry, sport, partners, car race, race, automobile racing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Peter Quill is Star-Lord, the brash adventurer who, to save the universe from its greatest threats, joins forces with a quartet of disparate misfits — fan-favorite Rocket Raccoon, a tree-like humanoid named Groot, the enigmatic, expert fighter ...
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, semi serious, futuristic ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, space wars, escapades, adventure, imaginary, anti heroes, save the world, danger, good versus evil, heroic mission, spacecraft ...
Time: future
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The Friggin' Mafia Movie (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Filmmaker Vance Gordon struggles to pull a team of wannabe actors together for his new Mafia movie. After a stint of quitting actors, Vance is forced to cast the crew members in his film in a last ditch effort to save the production. As the team of ...
Style: rough, humorous, realistic, semi serious, cinema verite ...
Plot: save the day, hitman, heroes, hotshot hero, race against time, actor's life, chases and races, danger, crimes, hostage, filmmaking, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: chicago illinois
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1313: Hercules Unbound! (2012)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Sent to a Gladiator retreat, Hercules frustrates his fellow warriors with his arrogance, but when his rival, Capaneous, schemes to poison Hercules, he must learn humility and devise a plan to survive a wrestling match in his weakened state.
Style: sexy, serious, erotic, homoerotic
Plot: hotshot hero, rivalry, adventure, intrigue, survival, escapades, contests and competitions, dishonesty, danger, hercules, goddess, homosexual subtext ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
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Witness to a Kill (2001)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Queen's Messenger is called to convey vital dispatches to a highly secretive conference called to combat the activities of modern poachers who threaten the economies of many African states.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, murder, heroic mission, hotshot hero, daring rescue, political conspiracy, government agency, undercover, deadly, dishonesty, danger, bodyguard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, south africa
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 4.7
 218
Silver Man (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A street performer fights a pathological man for his girlfriend's love.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: criminal's revenge, hotshot hero, dangerous attraction, fall in love, gangsters, crimes, deadly, rivalry, love and romance, romance, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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The Corsican File (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jack Palmer is a Paris-based detective with a huge ego. Ange Leoni is a rebel native of Corsica whose location can't be pinned down by even the most dogged of detectives. Approached by an obscure, small-time attorney and charged with the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: private detective, island, hotshot hero, dishonesty, crimes, crime, missing person, heroes, village, independence movement, fight for freedom
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: corsica
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 3.5
 641
Snowboarder (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sport
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Gaspard, un jeune snowboarder talentueux mais peu ambitieux, vit et travaille à l'Alpe d'Huez, dans le magasin de surf de Beshop, un ancien entraîneur professionnel qui l'héberge et l'entraîne en échange de quelques travaux. ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, humorous
Plot: skiing, ambition, hotshot hero, rivalry, sport, snowboarding, twentysomething life, store, crimes, crime, dedicated educator, snowboard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: switzerland, europe
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 7.2
 3K
Speed Racer (1967)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Teenager Speed Racer aspires to be the world's best race-car champion with the help of his friends, family and his father's high-tech race-car, the Mach 5.
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, captivating, tense ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: race, racing, rivalry, hotshot hero, contests and competitions, young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, teenage life, espionage, save the day, mechanic ...
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 5.5
 44K
MacGruber (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ex-special operative MacGruber (Forte) is called back into action to take down his archenemy, Dieter Von Cunth (Kilmer), who's in possession of a nuclear warhead and bent on destroying Washington, DC.
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, absurd, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: undercover, hotshot hero, escapades, danger, chases and races, uninhibited rivalry, heroic mission, save the world, good versus evil, nuclear threat, presumed dead, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa, ecuador, moscow russia, las vegas ...
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 5.5
 405
Kojak (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A bald police detective with a righteous attitude battles crime on his hometurf.
Style: stylized, rough, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: police detective, police investigation, hotshot hero, fighting crime, tough law enforcer, crimes, law enforcement, cop witness relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, gang, serial killer, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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