Outside help movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant outside help movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting and touching films and TV shows about / with outside help, crimes, murder, investigation, outsmarting, police officer, coworker, deadly, police and heroes plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as outside help: Psych (2006), The Story of the Weeping Camel (2003), Mind Games (2014), The Glades (2010), Perception (2012), La hija del mariachi (2006), A Risk Worth Taking (2008), The Dreamseller (2016), Don't Stop Me Now (2019), Godmothered (2020).

List of outside help movies

 8.4
 98K
Psych (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Thanks to his police officer father's efforts, Shawn Spencer spent his childhood developing a keen eye for detail (and a lasting dislike of his dad). Years later, Shawn's frequent tips to the police lead to him being falsely accused of a ...
Style: exciting, talky, witty, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: best friends, partners, friends, investigation, private detective, intelligence, buddies, who done it, talented, prodigy, friendship, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2000s, 2010s
Place: california, usa
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The Story of the Weeping Camel (2003)
Genre: Documentary, Drama, Family
Country: Germany, Mongolia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a Mongolian nomadic family's newest camel colt is rejected by its mother, a musician is needed for a ritual to change her mind.
Style: touching, scenic, sincere, serious, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids
Plot: desert, family life, human spirit, camel, tradition, nature, rejection, hopes, outside help, estrangement, family, journey ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mongolia
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 6.3
 2K
Mind Games (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Clark and Ross Edwards are brothers and partners in a unique agency committed to solving clients’ problems using the hard science of psychological manipulation. Clark is a former professor and a world-renowned expert in the field of human ...
Style: serious, touching, realistic, psychological, offbeat
Plot: manipulation, family relations, mind game, mind control, changing lives, outside help, workplace, workplace situations, sibling relationship, dishonesty, partners, prodigy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.4
 14K
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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 7.5
 21K
Perception (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Daniel Pierce, a neuroscientist and professor, is recruited to help the federal government crack difficult cases. His intimate knowledge of human behavior and masterful understanding of the mind give him an extraordinary ability to read people, ...
Style: exciting, mind bending, intellectual, serious, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: investigation, fbi, prodigy, college professor, riddles and clues, talented, genius, intelligence, schizophrenia, hallucination, law enforcement, professor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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La hija del mariachi (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Colombia, Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Rosario Guerrero is a mariachi, a singer of traditional Mexican music (rancheras), who works at the popular Bar Garibaldi in Bogota, Colombia. One night she finds Emiliano Sanchez-Gallardo at the door of the Bar in a fragile state after being mugged ...
Style: captivating, romantic, light, sincere, entertaining
Plot: outside help, fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dealing with the past, tragic past, secret past, male female relationship, love affair, couple relations, crimes, love story, dark past ...
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A Risk Worth Taking (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wife nursing her terminally ill husband finds herself falling for his friend.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, touching, captivating
Plot: girlfriend girlfriend relationship, love triangle, terminal illness, love, husband wife relationship, starting over, death of husband, self discovery, temptation, nursing, outside help, coping ...
Place: scotland
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The Dreamseller (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The main actor believes that true success is the attaining WHAT money can't buy and encourages people to follow their dreams. He forms a huge following which becomes cult like following. Officials start feeling threatened and conspire to kill ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating
Plot: psychology, follow your dream, following a dream, dream, evil plot, conspiracy, motivation, social relations, assassination plot, assistant, society, outside help ...
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
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Don't Stop Me Now (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paola, a modern woman used to the hardships of modern life, takes her chance to make things right for herself.
Style: witty, semi serious, funny, intense
Plot: slick, secret, secret life, secret service, relationship vs career, secret identity, culture clash, double life, spy, undercover, secret agents, outside help ...
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 6.1
 13K
Godmothered (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young and unskilled fairy godmother that ventures out on her own to prove her worth by tracking down a young girl whose request for help was ignored. What she discovers is that the girl has now become a grown woman in need of something very ...
Style: entertaining, feel good, light, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: kids
Plot: christmas, fairy, fairy godmother, magical girl, magical, disney, female protagonist, magic, direction and purpose, ambitious woman, wish come true, naivete ...
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 6.1
 1K
Rig 45 (2018)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: When Andrea, a damage regulator from Benthos Oil, is sent out to Rig 45 two days before Christmas to investigate a fatal accident, the rig is hit by a hurricane and all communications lost. Soon, the crew realize that the accident is in fact a ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: oil rig, murder, police investigation, disorder, catastrophe, adaptation, crimes, investigation, riddles and clues, mysterious character, outside help, survival ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sweden
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Person of Interest (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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: exciting, captivating, serious, clever, heroic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, surveillance, computer system, hi-tech, partners against crime, crimes, mysterious character, privacy invasion, hacker, fighting crime, computer genius, secret ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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The Equalizer (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
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: exciting, serious, rough, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, crimes, private detective, injustice, vengeance, tough heroes, rivalry, one man army, machismo, superhero, police, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 5.0
 20K
Jai Ho (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Jai Ho is an upcoming Bollywood action Drama film starring Salman Khan and Tabu in lead roles. It is a remake of Telugu film Stalin starring Chiranjeevi in the lead role
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, rivalry, ex military, righting the wronged, fighting crime, state affairs, against the odds, tough heroes, crimes, political corruption, good versus evil, machismo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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 7.5
 26K
Magnum, P.I. (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Magnum, P.I. is an American television series starring Tom Selleck as Thomas Magnum, a private investigator living on Oahu, Hawaii. The series ran from 1980 to 1988 in first-run broadcast on the American CBS television network. According to the ...
Style: captivating, exciting, light, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: adventure, crimes, beach, investigation, private detective, buddies, partners, helicopter, lifestyle, private investigator, anonymity, police ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hawaii, usa
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Flames of the Sun (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Musical, Thriller, Western
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: A Police Officer, whose family was killed by a bandit named Gabbar Singh, decides to fight fire with fire and recruits two convicts, Jai & Veeru, to bring Gabbar Singh to jail alive, but will they succeed in their mission and get their reward? ...
Style: exciting, epic, suspenseful, semi serious, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, fight, revenge, bandit, martial arts, adventure, partners, police officer, flashback, best friend, villain, death of friend ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
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 6.5
 6K
'Til Death (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: A comedy about the triumphs and tribulations of marriage and friendship from very different perspectives. It's about the funny – and sometimes annoying – things that happen between husbands, wives, parents, children, neighbors and friends ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, witty ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: love and romance, friendship, marital problem, rage, friends, couples, couple relations, relationship problems, romance, society, newlyweds, battle of the sexes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: philadelphia, usa, pennsylvania
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 7.5
 162K
A Time to Kill (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: A young lawyer defends a black man accused of murdering two men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, sparking a rebirth of the KKK.
Style: thought provoking, suspense, sincere, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: racism, lawyer, courtroom drama, court, murder, small town, justice, courtroom, rape, legal, injustice, legal action ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: mississippi, usa, southern usa
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 7.7
 39K
MacGyver (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: MacGyver is an American action-adventure television series created by Lee David Zlotoff. Henry Winkler and John Rich were the executive producers. The show ran for seven seasons on ABC in the United States and various other networks abroad from 1985 ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: crime fighter, problem solving, secret agents, heroes, gadget, adventure, race against time, spy, justice, irony of fate, organized crime, blind character ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
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 7.5
 4K
Endgame (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Endgame is a Canadian drama television series that premiered on the Showcase Television network on Monday, March 14, 2011. The series is developed and produced by Thunderbird Films. The series follows former World Chess Champion Arkady Balagan, a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, tense
Plot: talented, chess, investigation, law enforcement, prodigy, mystery, russian, fear, crimes, hotel, eccentricity, maid ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: russia, vancouver
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 7.0
 47K
Waitress (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jenna is a pregnant, unhappily married waitress in the deep south. She meets a newcomer to her town and falls into an unlikely relationship as a last attempt at happiness.
Style: sentimental, touching, sexy, witty, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: pregnancy, domestic violence, waitress, cooking and food, romance, small town, marriage, unwanted pregnancy, unplanned pregnancy, friendship, infidelity, marital problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: southern usa, usa, california
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 8.1
 106K
The Fall (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When the Police Service of Northern Ireland are unable to close a case after 28 days, Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson of the Metropolitan Police Service is called in to review the case. Under her new leadership, the local detectives must ...
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, female detective, coworker, police detective, policewoman, police investigation, law enforcement, victim, forensics, violence against women, misogyny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: ireland, europe, northern ireland, united kingdom, belfast
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 7.7
 16K
The Finder (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Walter Sherman, an Iraq War veteran, has the extraordinary ability to help people find the unfindable.
Style: witty, exciting, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, partners against crime, escapades, hotshot, talented, teamwork, partners, peril, team, crimes, riddles and clues, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
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 7.7
 74K
Scandal (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Everyone has secrets and Olivia Pope has dedicated her life to protecting and defending the public images of the elite by keeping those secrets under wraps. Pope and her team are at the top of their game when it comes to getting the job done for ...
Style: serious, clever, realistic, political, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: relationship vs career, workplace situations, lawyer, politician, teamwork, white house, senator, president, politics, ambition, coworker, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
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 8.4
 11K
Terriers (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: neo noir, suspenseful, captivating, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners, investigation, private investigator, crimes, private detective, team, suspicion, buddies, teamwork, investigator, murder, murder mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, san diego california
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 7.9
 34K
Bored to Death (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: Jonathan Ames, a young Brooklyn writer, is feeling lost. He's just gone through a painful break-up, thanks in part to his drinking, can't write his second novel, and carouses too much with his magazine editor. Rather than face reality, ...
Style: humorous, witty, intellectual, semi serious, neo noir ...
Plot: investigation, private detective, friendship, career change, lifestyle change, drinking problem, depression, amateur detective, lifestyle, secret, young man, investigator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
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 8.0
 75K
Burn Notice (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A formerly blacklisted spy uses his unique skills and training to help people in desperate situations.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, adventure, uncover truth, starting over, private investigator, lifestyle change, new job, peril, ex law enforcer, gadget, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century
Place: miami, florida, usa
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 8.2
 874K
Die Hard (1988)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: NYPD cop, John McClane's plan to reconcile with his estranged wife is thrown for a serious loop when minutes after he arrives at her office, the entire building is overtaken by a group of terrorists. With little help from the LAPD, wisecracking ...
Style: intense, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, gunfight, heist, terrorist, tough guy, christmas, one man army, police officer, terrorism, police, robbery, machismo ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 8.3
 342K
Homeland (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
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: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, political ...
Plot: terrorism, espionage, cia, spy, terrorist, investigation, surveillance, bipolar disorder, government agency, treason, counter terrorism, top secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: israel, langley virginia, usa, america, iraq ...
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The King's Speech (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The King's Speech tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George ('Bertie') reluctantly assumes the throne. Plagued by a dreaded stutter and considered unfit ...
Style: inspirational, sincere, uplifting, dramatic, realistic ...
Plot: british royal family, world war two, british history, stuttering, royal family, disability, unlikely friendships, historical character, king of england, politics, husband wife relationship, british monarchy ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, 50s, 1940s, 20th century ...
Place: england, britain, london, europe, buckingham palace ...
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