Life risking movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant life risking movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, stylized and clever films and TV shows about / with life risking, danger, chase, culture clash, chases and races, storytelling, escapades, heroes, survival and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as life risking: Intelligence (2014), Ice Age (2002), Chicago Fire (2012), 24: Live Another Day (2014), Argo (2012), Knight and Day (2010), Surrogates (2009), The Host (2013), Transporter: The Series (2012), Sliders (1995).

List of life risking movies

 7.0
 18K
Intelligence (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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: inventions and discoveries, government agency, computers and web, espionage, heroes, resourceful, computer system, hi-tech, life risking, fellow agent, secret agents, working undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.5
 395K
Ice Age (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: With the impending ice age almost upon them, a mismatched trio of prehistoric critters – Manny the woolly mammoth, Diego the saber-toothed tiger and Sid the giant sloth – find an orphaned infant and decide to return it to its human parents. ...
Style: humorous, touching, entertaining, sentimental, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, date night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, rescue, family, friendship, ice, life risking, bonding, odd couple, journey, squirrel, creature, iceberg ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age, prehistoric
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 7.9
 30K
Chicago Fire (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: An edge-of-your-seat view into the lives of everyday heroes committed to one of America's noblest professions. For the firefighters, rescue squad and paramedics of Chicago Firehouse 51, no occupation is more stressful or dangerous, yet so ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, paramedic, rescue, fire department, characters in danger, life risking, responsibility, danger, teamwork, firemen, workplace problem, rookie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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24: Live Another Day (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Jack Bauer comes out of hiding in London to head off a massive terrorist attack while being hunted down by American forces dispatched by President James Heller.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, hacker, cia, president, treason, forgery, international relations, tough heroes, life risking, characters in danger, save the day, shooting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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 7.7
 530K
Argo (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: As the Iranian revolution reaches a boiling point, a CIA 'exfiltration' specialist concocts a risky plan to free six Americans who have found shelter at the home of the Canadian ambassador.
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, clever, factual ...
Plot: cia, behind enemy lines, danger, american abroad, rescue mission, daring rescue, hostage, race against time, secret agents, escapades, life risking, government agency ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979, year 1980, year 1981 ...
Place: usa, iran, langley virginia, middle east, washington d.c. ...
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 6.3
 169K
Knight and Day (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fugitive couple goes on a glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure where nothing and no one – even themselves – are what they seem. Amid shifting alliances and unexpected betrayals, they race across the globe, with their survival ultimately ...
Style: exciting, humorous, sexy, suspenseful, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: chase, undercover, love and romance, on the run, couples, disorder, escapades, secret agents, danger, gunfight, spy, espionage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: austria, spain, usa, europe, washington d.c. ...
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 6.3
 163K
Surrogates (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in a futuristic world where humans live in isolation and interact through surrogate robots, a cop is forced to leave his home for the first time in years in order to investigate the murders of others' surrogates.
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: technology gone awry, investigation, utopia, murder, cyberpunk, androids and robots, robot, human existence, artificial intelligence, future dystopia, special agents, life risking ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: san diego california
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 5.9
 105K
The Host (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A parasitic alien soul is injected into the body of Melanie Stryder. Instead of carrying out her race's mission of taking over the Earth, "Wanda" (as she comes to be called) forms a bond with her host and sets out to aid other free ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, romantic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: evil alien, love and romance, power of love, vestiges of humanity, true love, teenage love, apocalypse, romance, self sacrifice, invasion, mind control, alien invasion ...
Time: future
Place: usa, paris france
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Transporter: The Series (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Canada, France, USA, Germany
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Transporter: The Series is an English-language French-Canadian action-adventure television series, spun off from the Transporter film series created by Luc Besson and Robert Mark Kamen. It is co-produced by the French Atlantique Productions and the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, tough heroes, rivalry, crimes, danger, transporter, vigilante, security, life risking, one man army, ex law enforcer, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, italy
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 7.4
 15K
Sliders (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In his basement in San Francisco, boy-genius Quinn Mallory unlocks the doorway to an infinite number of Earths. During a test run, Quinn invites co-worker Wade Wells and his teacher Professor Maximillian Arturo to see his new invention. But an ...
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, clever, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, getting home, technology, alien invasion, adventure, danger, escapades, portal, hopes, experiment gone awry, survival, lost ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, san francisco, california
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 7.8
 17K
Human Target (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Human Target is an American action drama television series that was broadcast by Fox in the United States. Based loosely on the Human Target comic book character created by Len Wein and Carmine Infantino for DC Comics, it is the second series based ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bodyguard, private detective, peril, hidden identity, teamwork, life risking, characters in danger, crimes, coworker, assassination attempt, mission, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.8
 942K
Titanic (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 194 min.
Story: 84 years later, a 101-year-old woman named Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story to her granddaughter Lizzy Calvert, Brock Lovett, Lewis Bodine, Bobby Buell and Anatoly Mikailavich on the Keldysh about her life set in April 10th 1912, on a ship called ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, captivating, realistic, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: fall in love, love, love and romance, ship, love story, romance, drowning, iceberg, survival, tragic love, opposites attract, sea disaster ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, edwardian era, 1990s
Place: england
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Operation Finale (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In 1960, a team of Israeli secret agents is deployed to find Adolf Eichmann, the infamous Nazi architect of the Holocaust, supposedly hidden in Argentina, and get him to Israel to be judged.
Style: based on true events, national socialism, ambiguous ending, tense
Plot: war criminal, jewish, nazi, manhunt, chase, storytelling, mission, life risking, period piece, secret mission, culture clash, mossad ...
Time: 60s, year 1944, year 1945, year 1939, year 2005 ...
Place: argentina, israel, germany, buenos aires argentina, tel aviv israel ...
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Another Day of Life (2018)
Genre: Animation, Biography
Country: Poland, Spain, Germany, Belgium, Hungary
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In 1975, Ryszard Kapuściński, a veteran Polish journalist, embarked on a seemingly suicidal road trip into the heart of the Angola's civil war. There, he witnessed once again the dirty reality of war and discovered a sense of helplessness ...
Style: psychological, thought provoking, suspenseful, rough, semi documentary
Plot: civil war, investigative, life risking, conflict, news report, liberation, female warrior, weapons, old age, rotoscoping, colonialism, part animation ...
Time: 20th century
Place: south africa, portugal, poland, cuba
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 6.4
 2K
The Duelist (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Returning to Saint Petersburg after a long exile, the dashing Yakovlev, a retired army officer, makes a comfortable living by winning other people's duels. An enigmatic, focused, and extremely skilled professional, he leaves a trail of dead ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, romantic, rough, disturbing
Plot: fight, revenge, kill, violence, death, pistol duel, life risking, female nudity, sex, sex scene, blood
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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 8.1
 10K
The Rookie (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Starting over isn’t easy, especially for small-town guy John Nolan who, after a life-altering incident, is pursuing his dream of being an LAPD officer. As the force’s oldest rookie, he’s met with skepticism from some higher-ups who see him as ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, twists and turns, serious
Plot: lapd, one man army, heroes, save the day, workplace, life risking, characters in danger, daring rescue, demotion, undercover, investigation, danger ...
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 4.1
 1K
Deep (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Spain, Belgium, Switzerland, USA, China, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 2100, when humanity has abandoned the earth, a colony of extravagant creatures still thrives in the deepest abyss of the ocean.
Style: sweet, light, colourful, feel good
Audience: kids
Plot: anthropomorphism, underwater, journey, happy ending, life risking, heroic mission, friendship, peril, talking animals, ocean, teamwork, partners ...
Place: new york
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From Paris with Love (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
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: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, realistic, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, one man army, undercover, partners, danger, hotshot hero, chase, spy, heroic mission, cia, deadly, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france, pakistan
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 6.5
 156K
Happy Feet (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Music, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Into the world of the Emperor Penguins, who find their soul mates through song, a penguin is born who cannot sing. But he can tap dance something fierce!
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, touching, light ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: family, fish, journey, snow, adventure, misfit, exile, against the rules, looking for love, social misfits, goofy hero, loneliness ...
Time: contemporary
Place: antarctica
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Person of Interest (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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, hacker, computer system, hi-tech, partners against crime, crimes, fighting crime, artificial intelligence, secret, inventions and discoveries, heroes, computer genius ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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 6.2
 9K
24: Legacy (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
Story: The story of military hero Eric Carter’s return to the U.S. and the trouble that follows him back – compelling him to ask CTU for help in saving his life, and stopping what potentially could be one of the largest-scale terror attacks on ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspense, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, workplace, danger, investigation, against the rules, save the day, special agents, tough heroes, government agency, terrorism, terrorist plot, secret service ...
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Reign of Assassins (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Set in ancient China, Zeng Jing is a skilled assassin who finds herself in possession of a mystical Buddhist monk's remains. She begins a quest to return the remains to its rightful resting place, and thus places herself in mortal danger ...
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, sword fight, mortal combat, artifact, group of criminals, adventure, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, love and romance, romance, heroic mission, master warrior ...
Time: ancient history
Place: asia, china
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 6.8
 17K
Jackass 3.5 (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jackass 3.5 is a 2011 sequel to Jackass 3D, composed of unused footage shot during the filming of Jackass 3D and interviews from cast and crew
Style: offbeat, realistic, exciting, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: stupidity, dwarf, vandalism, chaos, danger, friends, buddies, mad, young people, disorder, prank, irresponsible ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, tokyo
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 7.0
 4K
Riley Rewind (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A high school girl named Riley has the ability to travel back in time and uses this power to save her friend who commits suicide.
Style: offbeat, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, high school, changing the past or future, life risking, imaginary, social relations, youth, prom, high school life, lifesaver, best friends, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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G.I. Joe: Renegades (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: G.I. Joe: Renegades is an American animated television series based on the G.I. Joe toy franchise. The series aired on Hub Network from November 26, 2010 to July 23, 2011. The series aired on Teletoon in Canada. The series became available for ...
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: military, uncover truth, save the day, escapades, heroes, dishonesty, on the run, good versus evil, battles, frame up, danger, rivalry ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa
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 7.3
 9K
In Darkness (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Poland, Germany, Canada
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A dramatization of one man's rescue of Jewish refugees in the Nazi-occupied Polish city of Lvov. In Darkness tells the true story of Leopold Soha who risks his own life to save a dozen people from certain death. Initially only interested in his ...
Style: disturbing, sincere, suspenseful, serious, uplifting ...
Plot: thief, holocaust, jewish, underground, german, tunnel, polish, unwanted pregnancy, survival, ghetto, refugee, sewer ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 2008, 1940s, year 1945
Place: poland, europe, germany, israel
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Chillar Party (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A gang of innocent but feisty kids who lead carefree lives in Chandan Nagar colony take own the big bad world of politics when one of their friend's life is endangered.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sentimental
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, hopes, life risking, teachers and students, friends, power relations, rebellion, ambition, family, mischievous children, youth, fighting the system ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
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The Bang Bang Club (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Canada, South Africa
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the early to mid '90s, when the South African system of apartheid was in its death throes, four photographers - Greg Marinovich, Kevin Carter, Ken Oosterbroek and João Silva - bonded by their friendship and a sense of purpose, worked ...
Style: thought provoking, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: photographer, media, photojournalist, newspaper, apartheid, social activist, interracial relations, life risking, life is a bitch, state affairs, blacks and whites, journalism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1994
Place: south africa, africa
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 6.8
 44K
Fair Game (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Wife and mother Valerie Plame (Naomi Watts) has a double life as a CIA operative, hiding her vocation from family and friends. Her husband, Joseph Wilson (Sean Penn), writes a controversial article in The New York Times, refuting stories about the ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, serious, suspenseful, factual ...
Plot: cia, political conspiracy, newspaper, crumbling marriage, price of justice, state affairs, relationship vs career, fighting the system, journalism, family in crisis, life turned upside down, righting the wronged ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, year 2001, year 1991 ...
Place: usa, iraq, africa, jordan, dubai ...
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 6.9
 2K
Crusoe (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Canada, South Africa
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Crusoe is a television adventure drama based loosely on the novel Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe. The series' 13 episodes aired on NBC during the first half of the 2008–2009 television season. It follows the adventures of Robinson Crusoe: a ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: island, cannibalism, confined, escapades, life risking, adventure, friends, wisdom of life, belief, presumed dead, treasure, storm ...
Time: 17th century
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