Devious movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant devious movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, stylized, suspense, captivating, suspenseful and realistic films and TV shows about / with devious, rivalry, murder, danger, blood, death, revenge, storytelling, violence and dialogue plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
devious movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as devious: The Borgias (2011), Mission: Impossible II (2000), Dredd (2012), Game of Thrones (2011), Serialized (2016), My Cousin (2020), Yamadonga (2007), A Very Bad Friend (2019), A Perfect Murder (1998), Intelligence (2005).

List of devious movies

The Borgias (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, Hungary, Ireland, Canada
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Set in 15th century Italy at the height of the Renaissance, The Borgias chronicles the corrupt rise of patriarch Rodrigo Borgia to the papacy, where he proceeds to commit every sin in the book to amass and retain power, influence and enormous wealth ...
Style: serious, clever, captivating, epic, realistic ...
Plot: intrigue, historical character, rivalry, siblings relations, sex scene, brother sister incest, ambition, lust, greed, clergy, sin, corruption ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, florence
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Mission: Impossible II (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: With computer genius Luther Stickell at his side and a beautiful thief on his mind, agent Ethan Hunt races across Australia and Spain to stop a former IMF agent from unleashing a genetically engineered biological weapon called Chimera. This mission, ...
Style: exciting, sexy, suspense, romantic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: espionage, spy, secret agents, showdown, adventure, lone hero, twists and turns, undercover, secret service, cia, chase, infected ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: spain, sydney australia, australia
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Dredd (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, South Africa, India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the future, America is a dystopian wasteland. The latest scourge is Ma-Ma, a prostitute-turned-drug pusher with a dangerous new drug and aims to take over the city. The only possibility of stopping her is an elite group of urban police called ...
Style: futuristic, intense, neo noir, touching, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: distopia, post apocalypse, cyberpunk, judge, lone hero, drugs, brutality, corruption, violent, tough law enforcer, police, organized crime ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa, america
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Game of Thrones (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, captivating, stylized, breathtaking ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: intrigue, dragon, medieval, incest, power struggle, conflict, vicious, political intrigue, abuse of power, fantasy world, peril, treason ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
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Serialized (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After getting dropped by her publisher, celebrated novelist Hannah Ryan uses the negative forces in her life to inspire the creation of a pulp crime serial that posts new chapters to subscriber's devices every week. The initial release is a ...
Style: tense, psychological, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: manic, obsessed fan, psycho terror, writer's life, sadistic killer, devious, homicidal maniac, psychopath, insanity, fan, serial killer, violence ...
Place: usa
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My Cousin (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Pierre is the highly successful CEO of a large family-owned company. Before signing the deal of the century, he has to settle one last formality: obtain the signature of his cousin Adrien who owns 50% of his firm. This sweet, idealistic dreamer, who ...
Style: light, feel good, buddy comedy, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: family, cousin, brother brother relationship, brothers, friendship, brother, money problems, silly humor, youth, unlikely friendships, happy ending, rivalry ...
Place: france
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Yamadonga (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Raja(Jr. NTR), an orphan, is a ruthless robber. He dreams of earning a fast buck so that he can settle down in life. And then, he stumbles on a fine opportunity. A ravishing beauty Mahi (Priyamani), a rich heiress, falls in love with him. The girl ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, humorous
Plot: death, thief, temple, mythology, god, ruse, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, myth, devious, male female relationship, adventure, love affair ...
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A Very Bad Friend (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mika, a little crook, took a quick tour of the prison, where he got to know "Putin", a crazy and unpredictable detainee. As soon as his sentence has been served, he decides to start from scratch and start his life over again. As he ...
Style: buddy comedy, exciting, funny, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: fiance fiancee relationship, deception, interracial relations, bride and groom, couple relations, past coming back to haunt, troubled past, male female relationship, friendship between men, suspicious man, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, hidden truth ...
Place: france
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A Perfect Murder (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Millionaire industrialist Steven Taylor is a man who has everything but what he craves most: the love and fidelity of his wife. A hugely successful player in the New York financial world, he considers her to be his most treasured acquisition. But ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, exciting, clever, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: infidelity, betrayal, murder, love affair, crimes, jealousy, twists and turns, extramarital affair, blackmail, perfect crime, investigation, greed ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, brooklyn new york city, new york
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Intelligence (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Intelligence is a Vancouver-based television crime drama starring Ian Tracey and Klea Scott that aired on the CBC. With its pilot first airing on November 28, 2005, the series began regular broadcasting on October 10, 2006. CBC reaired the pilot on ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: partners, boss, cia, gangsters, investigation, workplace situations, crimes, criminal heroes, workplace, law enforcement, undercover, unlikely partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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Constantine (2005)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: John Constantine has literally been to Hell and back. When he teams up with a policewoman to solve the mysterious suicide of her twin sister, their investigation takes them through the world of demons and angels that exists beneath the landscape of ...
Style: dark fantasy, gothic, suspense, stylized, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, angel, good versus evil, devil, occult, hell, mysticism, supernatural ability, dark hero, heaven and hell, god or devil ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
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Troy (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Malta, UK
Duration: 163 min.
Story: In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy. After Menelaus finds out that his wife was ...
Style: epic, exciting, heroic, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: sword fight, ancient, mythology, ancient history, warrior, revenge, courage, greek mythology, war, betrayal, battlefield, empire ...
Time: ancient times, middle ages
Place: ancient greece, greece, paris france, rome italy, europe
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Rome (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic.
Style: exciting, epic, sexual, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: roman empire, ancient rome, ancient history, emperor, historical character, intrigue, power struggle, warrior, rivalry, betrayal, female nudity, incest ...
Time: 1st century b.c., 1st century, ancient times
Place: rome italy, italy, ancient greece, europe, alexandria egypt ...
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Evil Con Carne (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The series exploits the failed tries of an unlucky bad guy, Hector Con Carne, to domain the world, along with a stupid bear, an otimistic and annoying mad scientist and a grouchy army official.
Style: not serious, humorous, captivating, gothic, offbeat
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: bear, adventure, mad scientist, mastermind, escapades, master villain, rivalry, disorder, general, island, scientist, brain ...
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Aayitha Ezhuthu (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Three men and their accidental meeting on a bridge will change their lives forever.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, disturbing, motivational ...
Plot: wife beater, idealist, love, haunted by the past, life sentence, life turned upside down, small time, resilience, male female relationship, teenage boy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
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Dante's Cove (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A young couple must overcome dark, mystical forces conspiring against them.
Style: scary, suspenseful, erotic, sexy, serious ...
Plot: gay, mysterious character, ghost, curse, gay erotica, lgbt, mystery, survival, haunted by the past, supernatural, male nudity, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
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Ju-On: The Grudge 2 (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While driving, the pregnant horror-movie actress Kyôko Harase and her fiancé are in a car crash caused by the Toshio's friend. Kyôko loses her baby and her fiancé winds up in a coma. Kyôko was cursed together with a television crew when ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: vengeful ghost, haunted house, ghost, afterlife, ghost story, revenge, curse, supernatural, crimes, abandoned house, curses spells and rituals, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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F Troop (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: F Troop is a satirical American television sitcom that originally aired for two seasons on ABC-TV. It debuted in the United States on September 14, 1965 and concluded its run on April 6, 1967 with a total of 65 episodes. The first season of 34 ...
Style: sitcom, funny, not serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: army investigation, woman with a gun, devious, chief, tribe, military, heroes, war, soldier, goofy hero, basic training, americana ...
Time: 19th century, 60s
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Martin Chuzzlewit (1994)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 385 min.
TV show
Story: Martin Chuzzlewit is an old man with a large fortune and an even larger set of family and friends. A portrait of greed and selfishness, this magnificent adaptation of Dickens' comic masterpiece features an all-star cast.
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: charles dickens, inheritance, blackmail, manipulation, devious, mercenary, social climbing, family relations, tribe, self involved, cheating, social relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: usa, england
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Antichrist (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Germany, France, Sweden, Italy, Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A grieving couple retreats to their cabin 'Eden' in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad to worse.
Style: disturbing, psychological, scary, sexy, atmospheric ...
Plot: cruelty, insanity, guilt, depression, fear, violence, masturbation, death, explicit sex, torture, obsession, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Slither (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small town is taken over by an alien plague, turning residents into zombies and all forms of mutant monsters.
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, funny, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, monster, parasite, zombie, alien invasion, zombie attack, mutant, small town, supernatural, dark humor, creature, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century, year 2005
Place: south carolina, usa
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Pinky and the Brain (1995)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Pinky and the Brain is an American animated television series. It was the first animated television series to be presented in Dolby Surround. The characters Pinky and the Brain first appeared in 1993 as a recurring segment on the show Animaniacs. ...
Style: adult animation, sitcom, funny, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, teens, pre-teens
Plot: laboratory, friends, cartoon mouse, inventor, love, distopia, animals, megalomaniac, villain, dimwit, anthropomorphic animal, experiment ...
Time: 90s
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House of Cards (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 226 min.
TV show
Story: Francis Urquhart is the chief whip of the Conservative party. When Margaret Thatcher resigns as leader, he remains neutral and after a general election where the conservatives are returned with a reduced majority, he fully expects the new Prime ...
Style: tense, witty, political, realistic, serious ...
Plot: politics, political intrigue, state affairs, reporter, journalist, manipulation, deception, power struggle, intrigue, dishonesty, political corruption, conservative ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, london, europe
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The Exorcist (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: 12-year-old Regan MacNeil begins to adapt an explicit new personality as strange events befall the local area of Georgetown. Her mother becomes torn between science and superstition in a desperate bid to save her daughter, and ultimately turns to ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, macabre, psychological ...
Plot: supernatural, exorcism, religion, devil, demonic possession, occult, priest, exorcist, supernatural ability, clergy, evil force, demon ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, asia, new york, washington d.c., iraq ...
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Amadeus (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, France, Italy
Duration: 160 min.
Story: The incredible story of genius musician Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, told in flashback by his peer and secret rival Antonio Salieri – now confined to an insane asylum.
Style: inspirational, epic, atmospheric, visually appealing, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: music, classical music, genius, mozart, composer, envy, musician, opera, obsession, character study, rivalry, prodigy ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s, 1780s, 1820s, georgian era ...
Place: vienna, austria, italy, europe, central europe
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Hellsing Ultimate (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Hellsing, a secret organization of the British government, have long been battling supernatural threats to keep the people safe from the creatures of the night. The current leader, Integra Wingates Hellsing, controls her own personal army to ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, stylized, dark fantasy, intense ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, immortality, supernatural, monster, vampire hunter, gunfight, dark humor, superhuman powers, creature, master and servant, death, warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, tokyo, england
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X2 (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Professor Charles Xavier and his team of genetically gifted superheroes face a rising tide of anti-mutant sentiment led by Col. William Stryker. Storm, Wolverine and Jean Grey must join their usual nemeses – Magneto and Mystique – to unhinge ...
Style: exciting, intense, humorous, serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, super powers, supernatural ability, mutant, superhuman powers, mind control, assassination attempt, x men, telepathy, dark hero, good versus evil, school ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century, near future, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., canada, usa, boston
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House of Cards (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: Set in present day Washington, D.C., House of Cards is the story of Frank Underwood, a ruthless and cunning politician, and his wife Claire who will stop at nothing to conquer everything. This wicked political drama penetrates the shadowy world of ...
Style: serious, clever, political, cynical, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: politics, political intrigue, political corruption, manipulation, state affairs, intrigue, lobbyist, strategy, journalism, blind ambition, breaking the fourth wall, morality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Django Unchained (2012)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.
Style: suspense, captivating, talky, brutal, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, slavery, violent, bounty hunter, revenge, vengeance, dark humor, gunfight, african american, old west, racial violence, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: usa, tennessee, austin texas, texas, mississippi
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Inglourious Basterds (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as "The Basterds" are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis. The Basterds, lead by Lt. ...
Style: tense, suspense, atmospheric, captivating, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, nazi, war, revenge, nazism, vengeance, dark humor, brutality, working undercover, racism, german, violence ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, germany, europe
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