Shrewd movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant shrewd movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful, exciting and clever films and TV shows about / with shrewd, crimes, murder, twists and turns, conspiracy, chase, dialogue, escapades, mentor and betrayal plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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shrewd movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as shrewd: Da Vinci's Demons (2013), Shutter Island (2010), Hitch (2005), Prison Break: The Final Break (2009), Race 2 (2013), Dragon Rider (2020), Baron noir (2016), xXx (2002), Inspector Morse (1987), The Musketeers (2014).

List of shrewd movies

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: captivating, exciting, intellectual, witty, serious ...
Plot: leonardo da vinci, adventure, prodigy, renaissance, inventor, sex scene, talented, escapades, shrewd, unconventional method, lust, visionary ...
Time: 15th century, future
Place: italy, europe, florence, rome italy, ottoman empire ...
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 8.2
 1.3M
Shutter Island (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: World War II soldier-turned-U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his troubling visions and also by a mysterious doctor.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, twist ending, suspense, confusing ...
Plot: twists and turns, plot twist, mental illness, investigation, insanity, mystery, psychology, psychiatrist, paranoia, mental institution, memory, schizophrenia ...
Time: year 1954, year 1945, 1940s, 20th century, year 1952 ...
Place: boston
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 6.6
 319K
Hitch (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Dating coach Alex 'Hitch' Hitchens mentors a bumbling client, Albert, who hopes to win the heart of the glamorous Allegra Cole. While Albert makes progress, Hitch faces his own romantic setbacks when proven techniques fail to work on Sara ...
Style: feel good, romantic, funny, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: romance, flirting, love and romance, looking for love, dating, wooing, power of love, eligible bachelor, slick, love, teaching the ways of the world, matchmaking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
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Prison Break: The Final Break (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The movie covers the events which occurred in between the downfall of The Company and the finale of the series. It details the arrest and incarceration of Sara Tancredi, the final escape plan which Michael devises for Sara. It also reveals the ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, clever, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: prison, prison escape, woman in danger, self sacrifice, twists and turns, escape, fugitives, runaway, murder mystery, vengeance, survival, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new jersey, israel, canada, florida
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 5.3
 17K
Race 2 (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Ranveer Singh (Saif Ali Khan) travels to exotic locales and confronts the Turkish mafia on a mission to avenge the death of his lover Sonia in this action-packed sequel. In the process of seeking her killers, Ranveer crosses Armaan Mallick (John ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: dishonesty, rivalry, law enforcement, siblings relations, shrewd, police detective, family relations, crimes, betrayal, twists and turns, vengeance, car ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, istanbul turkey, turkey
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 5.6
 2K
Dragon Rider (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Belgium
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An unlikely trio of heroes – a dragon, a boy and a forest brownie – embark on an epic adventure to find the “Rim of Heaven” - the mythological safe haven for all dragons.
Style: entertaining, semi serious, captivating, light, 3d animation
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: dragon, friendship, family, adventure, shrewd, daring rescue, escapades, family relations, animal life, quest, desert, dwarf ...
Place: himalaya
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 7.8
 1K
Baron noir (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: In a tale of epic scale, French politician Philippe Rickwaert thirsts for revenge against his political enemies. Philippe’s political career is in shambles after he is sacrificed by the presidential candidate from the Left, Francis Laugier, in ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspense, realistic, political
Plot: politics, city, allies, political activism, shrewd, political intrigue, political unrest, leader, negotiation, rules and policies, culture clash, plan gone awry ...
Place: france
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The Three Investigators and the Secret of Terror Castle (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: Germany, South Africa
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A new case for the cult detectives! Not by coincidence, a mysterious videotape falls into the hands of Jupiter Jones (CHANCELLOR MILLER), Pete Crenshaw (NICK PRICE) and Bob Andrews (CAMERON MONAGHAN) during Jupiter's birthday party in Rocky ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: amateur detective, supernatural ability, youth, haunted house, investigation, escapades, adventure, young heroes, buddies, curses spells and rituals, isolation, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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 5.8
 181K
xXx (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Xander Cage is your standard adrenaline junkie with no fear and a lousy attitude. When the US Government "recruits" him to go on a mission, he's not exactly thrilled. His mission: to gather information on an organization that may just ...
Style: suspense, rough, exciting, humorous, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, kids, teens
Plot: adventure, chase, lone hero, secret agents, spy, undercover, heroic mission, extreme sport, tough heroes, espionage, mission, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: prague, europe, washington d.c., california, czech republic ...
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Inspector Morse (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Inspector Morse is a detective drama based on Colin Dexter's series of Chief Inspector Morse novels. The series starred John Thaw as Chief Inspector Morse and Kevin Whately as Sergeant Lewis, as well as a large cast of notable actors and ...
Style: realistic, sincere, suspense, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: police detective, crime investigation, murder, detective inspector, murderer, murder mystery, criminal, shrewd, crimes, law enforcement, partners, multiple suspects ...
Time: 80s, future, 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, australia, italy
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 7.8
 22K
The Musketeers (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Set in 17th century Paris, musketeers Athos, Porthos, Aramis and D'Artagnan are members of an elite band of soldiers who fight for what is just. They are heroes in the truest and most abiding sense – men that can be trusted and believed in to ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspense, epic ...
Plot: musketeer, adventure, heroic mission, swords and armor, state affairs, sword fight, king, partners, escapades, good versus evil, medieval, swordsman ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, paris france
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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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 7.2
 861
Karen Sisco (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: As a U.S. Deputy Marshal, based on Miami, Florida's Gold Coast, Karen must deal with the underbelly of South Beach nightlife and Palm Beach high life while tracking down fugitives. She also struggles to win the respect of her fellow officers. ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, crimes, boss and employee, workplace, u.s. marshal, female police detective, track down, superior officer, parents and children, forensics, investigation, female detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: miami, usa, florida
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The Virgin Queen (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 237 min.
TV show
Story: The Virgin Queen explores the full sweep of Elizabeth's life: from her days of fear as a potential victim of her sister's terror; through her great love affair with Robert Dudley; into her years of triumph over the Armada; and finally her ...
Style: serious, factual, touching, political, realistic ...
Plot: queen elizabeth i, tudors, royal family, throne, forbidden love, queen of england, head of state, state affairs, treason, political conspiracy, political intrigue, political unrest ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, london, europe, rome italy
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Mission: Impossible (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Mission: Impossible is an American television series that was created and initially produced by Bruce Geller. It chronicles the missions of a team of secret government agents known as the Impossible Missions Force. In the first season, the team is ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, secret agents, spy, espionage, undercover, iron curtain, race against time, heroic mission, twists and turns, working undercover, terrorism, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: europe, paris france, france, eastern europe, east germany
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Birdman of Alcatraz (1962)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: After killing a prison guard, convict Robert Stroud faces life imprisonment in solitary confinement. Driven nearly mad by loneliness and despair, Stroud's life gains new meaning when he happens upon a helpless baby sparrow in the exercise yard ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, atmospheric, political ...
Plot: prison, bird, redemption, life sentence, warden, alcatraz, prison escape, rebel, self discovery, human spirit, isolation, rehabilitation ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1910s, 1920s, 1940s ...
Place: san francisco, kansas, usa
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Think Like a Man (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The balance of power in four couples’ relationships is upset when the women start using the advice in Steve Harvey’s book, Act Like A Lady, Think Like A Man, to get more of what they want from their men. When the men realize that the women have ...
Style: sexy, not serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, girls' night
Plot: interracial couple, battle of the sexes, romance, couples, advice, african american protagonist, self esteem, lifestyle, power relations, social awkwardness, buddies, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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 7.8
 3K
Kingdom (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Kingdom is a British television series produced by Parallel Film and Television Productions for the ITV network. It was created by Simon Wheeler and stars Stephen Fry as Peter Kingdom, a Norfolk solicitor who is coping with family, colleagues, and ...
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: small town, family relations, boss and employee, siblings relations, small town life, legal, lawyer, hotshot lawyer, apprentice, legal investigation, patronizing, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: england, europe
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The American President (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Widowed U.S. president Andrew Shepherd, one of the world's most powerful men, can have anything he wants -- and what he covets most is Sydney Ellen Wade, a Washington lobbyist. But Shepherd's attempts at courting her spark wild rumors and ...
Style: political, romantic, touching, witty, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: politics, romance, president, love story, fall in love, love, world politics, single father, widower, white house, liberal, republican ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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 7.0
 93K
Out of Sight (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Meet Jack Foley, a smooth criminal who bends the law and is determined to make one last heist. Karen Sisco is a federal marshal who chooses all the right moves … and all the wrong guys. Now they're willing to risk it all to find out if ...
Style: sexy, witty, romantic, entertaining, neo noir ...
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, prison, hot and sexy, romance, robbery, crimes, runaway, fbi, love story, crime gone awry, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, michigan, detroit, miami, florida
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 6.1
 221K
Die Another Day (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Bond takes on a North Korean leader who undergoes DNA replacement procedures that allow him to assume different identities. American agent, Jinx Johnson assists Bond in his attempt to thwart the villain's plans to exploit a satellite that is ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, suspenseful, clever, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: espionage, spy, james bond, british secret service, 007, twists and turns, helicopter, cia, secret service agent, car, sword fight, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: north korea, iceland, london, hong kong, korea ...
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Escape from Alcatraz (1979)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Escape from Alcatraz tells the story of the only three men ever to escape from the infamous maximum security prison at Alcatraz. In 29 years, the seemingly impenetrable federal penitentiary, which housed Al Capone and "Birdman" Robert ...
Style: suspense, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, prison escape, alcatraz, escape, island, prison life, freedom, confined, partners, runaway, convict, punishment ...
Time: 60s, year 1960, 20th century, year 1961, year 1962 ...
Place: san francisco, usa
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Pyaar Ka Punchnama (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Outspoken and overly critical Nishant Agarwal meets gorgeous new co-worker, Charu, offers his help, assists her financially, and they become close friends. His room-mates, Rajat and Vikrant, are pleased with this outcome as they already have ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, melancholic, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: grownups, roommate, friendship, character change, fall in love, couples, sexual identity, looking for love, disorder, singleness, thirtysomething life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, punjab
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 7.5
 39K
Haven (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: FBI agent Audrey Parker arrives in the small town of Haven, Maine to solve a murder and soon discovers the town's many secrets—which also hold the key to unlocking the mysteries of her lost past.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, investigation, surprising revelation, small town, female protagonist, fbi, paranormal activity, small town life, social relations, death, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa, new england
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The Next Three Days (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A married couple's life is turned upside down when the wife is accused of a murder. Lara Brennan is arrested for murdering her boss with whom she had an argument. It seems she was seen leaving the scene of the crime and her fingerprints were on ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, romantic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: prison escape, life turned upside down, false accusation, confined, injustice, crimes, family relations, husband wife relationship, love, couples, innocent, prison ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: pennsylvania, venezuela, usa, canada, haiti ...
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 7.8
 296K
The Fugitive (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Wrongfully accused of murdering his wife, Richard Kimble escapes from the law in an attempt to find her killer and clear his name. Pursuing him is a team of U.S. marshals led by Deputy Samuel Gerard, a determined detective who will not rest until ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, neo noir, cerebral, exciting ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: betrayal, on the run, conspiracy, escape, twists and turns, framed for murder, fugitives, manhunt, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, frame up, hospital ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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Crazy, Stupid, Love. (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Cal Weaver is living the American dream. He has a good job, a beautiful house, great children and a beautiful wife, named Emily. Cal's seemingly perfect life unravels, however, when he learns that Emily has been unfaithful and wants a divorce. ...
Style: feel good, romantic, entertaining, funny, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: divorce, romance, womanizer, infidelity, dating, love and romance, flirting, love, midlife crisis, lovers, adultery, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Ethan Hunt and his team are racing against time to track down a dangerous terrorist named Hendricks, who has gained access to Russian nuclear launch codes and is planning a strike on the United States. An attempt to stop him ends in an explosion ...
Style: exciting, breathtaking, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, espionage, mission, secret agents, gunfight, terrorist, courage, frame up, escapades, cia, race against time, teamwork ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington state, hungary, seattle, budapest, san francisco ...
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 8.3
 535K
Prison Break (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Due to a political conspiracy, an innocent man is sent to death row and his only hope is his brother, who makes it his mission to deliberately get himself sent to the same prison in order to break the both of them out, from the inside out.
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, fugitives, determination, escape, prison life, confined, scheme, fbi, conspiracy, brother, self sacrifice, siblings relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: texas, california, usa
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Schindler's List (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory during World War II.
Style: emotional, touching, thought provoking, realistic, heartbreaking ...
Audience: date night
Plot: holocaust, world war two, jewish, genocide, nazi, war, concentration camp, anti semitism, violence, against humanity, wartime, brutality ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1930s, 90s
Place: poland, germany, vatican, europe, israel ...
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