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, exciting, humorous, stylized, serious and semi serious films and TV shows about / with hotshot hero, heroes, danger, rivalry, chases and races, adventure, escapades, chase, dialogue 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), Iron Man 3 (2013), The Glades (2010), Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), Sherlock Holmes (2009), The Recruit (2003), The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), StarStruck (2010), Archer (2009).

List of hotshot hero movies

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, suspense, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space station, prison, secret service, hotshot hero, hostage, heroic mission, lone hero, rescue mission, maximum security prison, prison fight, convict, conspiracy ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa, new york
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Battleship (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
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, entertaining, futuristic, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: alien invasion, alien, u.s. navy, military, battleship, evil alien, navy, warship, alien encounter, ship, space and aliens, ocean ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, year 2012, 2010s ...
Place: hawaii, london, tokyo, new york, pacific ocean ...
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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: entertaining, exciting, witty, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, hotshot hero, superhuman powers, heroes, billionaire, rescue, terrorism, kidnapping, flying superhero, androids and robots, adventure, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, year 2012, 90s, year 1999, 21st century ...
Place: malibu california, california, tennessee, america, switzerland ...
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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, multiple suspects, crimes, murder, ex law enforcer, suspicion, coworker, dishonesty, team, ex husband ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: florida, usa, everglades, miami
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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: futuristic, exciting, humorous, captivating, witty ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, adventure, space opera, space travel, monster, escapades, good versus evil, teamwork, intergalactic, alien, spacecraft ...
Time: future, 80s, year 1988, year 2014, 2010s
Place: usa, missouri
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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, entertaining, suspense, intellectual, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sherlock holmes, steampunk, investigation, intelligence, adventure, private detective, riddles and clues, talented, crimes, murder, clue, partners ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, edwardian era, 1890s
Place: england, london, europe, big ben london, tower bridge london ...
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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, intellectual, suspense, atmospheric, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sherlock holmes, steampunk, riddles and clues, intelligence, talented, detective inspector, battle of wits, murderer, mind game, hotshot hero, conspiracy, adventure ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, edwardian era, 1890s
Place: england, paris france, europe, london, germany ...
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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, suspense, suspenseful, clever, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: spy, cia, twists and turns, espionage, double agent, basic training, secret service, surveillance, plot twist, hotshot hero, recruit, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., boston, usa, peru, miami ...
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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: cynical, clever, motivational, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: corruption, business, wall street, money, rise and fall, wealth, stock market, stock broker, rags to riches, addiction, american dream, cons and scams ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, year 1987, year 1983
Place: new york, geneva switzerland, usa, manhattan new york city, italy ...
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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, kids, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: love, teenager, love and romance, teenage life, pop star, celebrity, youth, fall in love, paparazzi, happy ending, couples, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, michigan, malibu california
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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: adult animation, stylized, witty, cynical, parody ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: spy, workplace, secret agents, espionage, mission, government agency, womanizer, sarcasm, cia, spy spoof, hotshot hero, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 70s, 2000s ...
Place: usa
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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: stylized, serious, captivating, exciting
Plot: thief, mysterious character, treasure hunt, hotshot hero, master criminal, adventure, haunted by the past, crimes, sherlock holmes, empire, superhero, father son relationship ...
Time: victorian era, 1890s, 1880s, 1910s, 20th century ...
Place: europe, paris france, france
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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, exciting, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: spy, british secret service, world war two, hotshot hero, post war, writers, james bond, womanizer, love and romance, nazi occupation, secret service, nazism ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1930s, 50s
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, stylized, not serious, feel good, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: salesman, farce, workplace, hotshot hero, business, stupidity, dumb, blind ambition, disorder, workplace situations, boss and employee, rise to the top ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
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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, intense, inspirational, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: sport, race, car race, car, rivalry, car chase, hotshot hero, motor sport, friends, athlete's life, contests and competitions, rising to stardom ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california, texas, alabama, florida ...
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Initial D (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Takumi Fujiwara is an average 18-year old high school student with an average job as a gas station attendant, and a not-so-average hand in the family business. To help his father's tofu shop, Takumi has been delivering tofu in his father's ...
Style: stylized, exciting, adult animation, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: car, car chase, sport, adventure, contests and competitions, hotshot hero, rivalry, car race, street racing, ambition, youth, hip hop culture ...
Place: japan
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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: entertaining, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: cia, terrorism, spy, chase, heroic mission, embassy, partners, one man army, espionage, twists and turns, undercover, reluctant partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, pakistan
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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: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: street racing, athlete's life, hotshot hero, ambition, friendship, reluctant partners, contests and competitions, sport, rivalry, partners, race, racecar driver ...
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, stylized ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: space travel, escapades, superhero, save the world, adventure, space wars, spacecraft, hotshot hero, good versus evil, heroic mission, superhero team, disorder ...
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: realistic, semi serious, rough, humorous, cult film ...
Plot: save the day, hotshot hero, heroes, race against time, hitman, actor's life, showbiz, crimes, filmmaking, hostage, hollywood, airplane ...
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: intrigue, adventure, rivalry, hotshot hero, survival, contests and competitions, dishonesty, escapades, hercules, goddess, homosexual subtext, gay ...
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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, murder, daring rescue, hotshot hero, heroic mission, government agency, undercover, dishonesty, political conspiracy, betrayal, assassination attempt, martial arts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa
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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: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: fall in love, dangerous attraction, criminal's revenge, hotshot hero, hitman, couples, love and romance, dishonesty, rivalry, romance, gangsters, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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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, realistic, rough, semi serious ...
Plot: private detective, island, hotshot hero, dishonesty, crimes, missing person, private investigator, spy spoof, investigation, disappearance, satire, humour ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: corsica
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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
Audience: kids
Plot: snowboarding, sport, ambition, hotshot hero, skiing, rivalry, sex, female nudity, snow, extreme sports, mountain, snowboard ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, switzerland
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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, stylized, humorous, captivating, tense ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: contests and competitions, adventure, young heroes, hotshot hero, rivalry, save the day, espionage, teenage life, heroic mission, family, pets, escapades ...
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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: parody, funny, humorous, absurd, satirical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sarcasm, undercover, hotshot hero, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, satire, good versus evil, nuclear, swat team, male nudity, violence, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: washington d.c., virginia, usa, las vegas, colorado ...
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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: serious, rough, stylized, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, serial killer, police investigation, hotshot hero, fighting crime, crimes, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, cop witness relations, nypd, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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The Hunted (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Chasing their dream of landing their own hunting show, Jake and Stevie head to the dense, secluded mountains of West Virginia. Equipped with only their bow and camera, they have just three days to kill a monster buck big enough to grab the attention ...
Style: rough, humorous, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: found footage, hunted, mountain, hotshot hero, fish out of water, paranormal, animal life, actor's life, mentally challenged, hunting, supernatural, monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: west virginia
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NASCAR: The IMAX Experience (2004)
Genre: Documentary, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A big-screen look into one of America's most successful entertainment industries, NASCAR racing.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, ambition, athlete's life, rising to stardom, contests and competitions, ego clash, sport, hotshot hero, race, heroes, wild ride, car race ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1947
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