World spanning movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant world spanning movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, humorous and captivating films and TV shows about / with world spanning, escapades, adventure, danger, heroes, rivalry, chases and races, superhero, chase and catastrophe plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as world spanning: The Tomorrow People (2013), Eat Pray Love (2010), Jumper (2008), The Adventures of Tintin (2011), Wonders of the Monsoon (2014), Agamenon: The Film (2012), Recon: A Filmmaker's Quest (2012), To Each His Own Cinema (2007), John Safran vs. God (2004), Beat the World (2011).

List of world spanning movies

The Tomorrow People (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The story of several young people from around the world who represent the next stage in human evolution, possessing special powers, including the ability to teleport and communicate with each other telepathically. Together they work to defeat the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, young heroes, youth, teleportation, escapades, friendship, telekinesis, good versus evil, world spanning, telepathy, superhuman powers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa
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 5.8
 98K
Eat Pray Love (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Liz Gilbert had everything a modern woman is supposed to dream of having – a husband, a house and a successful career – yet like so many others, she found herself lost, confused and searching for what she really wanted in life. Newly divorced ...
Style: inspirational, touching, romantic, scenic, road movie ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: self discovery, travel, midlife crisis, love, lifestyle change, fall in love, starting over, life, introspection, journey, changing lives, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, bali, rome italy, india, indonesia ...
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 6.1
 308K
Jumper (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: David Rice is a man who knows no boundaries, a Jumper, born with the uncanny ability to teleport instantly to anywhere on Earth. When he discovers others like himself, David is thrust into a dangerous and bloodthirsty war while being hunted by a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: teleportation, adventure, chase, supernatural ability, youth, super powers, presumed dead, young heroes, supernatural, good versus evil, double life, adolescence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: egypt, himalaya, michigan, manhattan new york city, rome italy ...
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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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The Adventures of Tintin (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, New Zealand, UK, France, Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Intrepid young reporter, Tintin, and his loyal dog, Snowy, are thrust into a world of high adventure when they discover a ship carrying an explosive secret. As Tintin is drawn into a centuries-old mystery, Ivan Ivanovitch Sakharine suspects him of ...
Style: exciting, colourful, 3d animation, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, adventure, reporter, young heroes, dog, riddles and clues, adventurer, captain, escapades, pirate, journalism ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 50s, 20th century, year 1949
Place: morocco, europe, north africa
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Wonders of the Monsoon (2014)
Genre: Documentary
TV show
Story: The wildlife and cultures of southern Asia have been shaped by one of the greatest phenomena on Earth: the mighty monsoon winds that sweep across this vast region, turning drought into deluge. All life – human and animal – is dominated by this ...
Style: nature documentary, serious, captivating, stylized, realistic
Plot: nature, world spanning, forces of nature, escapades, dangerous animal, natural history, animal life
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, cambodia, australia, bangladesh, himalaya
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Agamenon: The Film (2012)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: Brazil
Duration: 74 min.
Story: The trajectory of the clumsy reporter Agamenon Mendes Pereira, always present in key events of history, his biggest scoops and his eternal love for Isaura, who survives his unexpected travels around the world, in search of news and fame.
Style: captivating, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: desire for fame, ambition, goofy hero, relationship vs career, supportive spouse, journalism, couples, couple relations, media, disorder, world spanning
Place: brazil
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Recon: A Filmmaker's Quest (2012)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An independent filmmaker, journeys to 12 countries across 4 continents. With a digital camera and his passion; He wrote the most amazing script and he has the vision: Let the planet and mankind directing his path. Life's wonders will be the ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, captivating, underground film, offbeat
Plot: obsessive quest, filmmaking, escapades, follow your dream, adventure, world spanning, hopes, journey, filmmaker, artists and showbiz, passion, quest ...
Place: usa
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To Each His Own Cinema (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A collective film of 33 shorts directed by different directors about their feeling about cinema.
Style: thought provoking, realistic, semi serious, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: filmmaking, lifestyle, artists and showbiz, world spanning, cinema, filmmaker, surrealism, art, cowboy, movie theatre, respect, suitcase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, portugal, latin america, asia, africa ...
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John Safran vs. God (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: John Safran vs God is an eight-part television documentary series by John Safran which was broadcast on SBS TV of Australia in 2004. It has been described in a media release as "John Safran's most audacious project yet". It had a much ...
Style: semi serious, cynical, humorous, talky, witty ...
Plot: satire, society, religions or cults, world spanning, mythology, religion, islam, judaism, buddhism, curse, hinduism, monastery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Beat the World (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three dance crews – one Latin American, one European and one Canadian – prepare to battle at the International Beat the World competition in Detroit. Along the way, they struggle with gambling debt, bad break-ups and their own egos. In the final ...
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: ambition, lifestyle, dancer's life, friendship, hip hop, rivalry, buddies, youth, sporting event, dancing, hopes, music ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
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 6.4
 70K
Act of Valor (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a covert mission to rescue a kidnapped CIA operative uncovers a chilling plot, an elite, highly trained U.S. SEAL team speeds to hotspots around the globe, racing against the clock to stop a deadly terrorist attack.
Style: realistic, talky, suspense, intense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swat team, terrorist plot, rescue mission, terrorism, military, navy seal, cia, army, navy, torture, gunfight, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iraq, somalia, las vegas, costa rica, ukraine ...
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Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders is a drama about the specialized International Division of the FBI tasked with solving crimes and coming to the rescue of Americans who find themselves in danger while abroad.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: profiler, special agents, investigation, crimes, fbi, intelligence, forensics, team, human nature, twists and turns, world spanning, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.3
 43K
Touch (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Martin Bohm, a widower and single father, is haunted by an inability to connect to his autistic, mute 11-year-old son, Jake. Their relationship and their lives take an extraordinary turn when he discovers his gifted son has the ability to see ...
Style: uplifting, serious, suspenseful, touching, spiritual ...
Plot: autism, mathematics, foreknowledge, psychic power, supernatural ability, psychic, changing lives, professor, single parent, talented, single father, supernatural ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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 7.0
 667K
World War Z (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Malta
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Life for former United Nations investigator Gerry Lane and his family seems content. Suddenly, the world is plagued by a mysterious infection turning whole human populations into rampaging mindless zombies. After barely escaping the chaos, Lane is ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, apocalyptic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: zombie, apocalypse, virus, epidemic, deadly virus, zombie apocalypse, post apocalypse, survival, end of the world, pandemic, chaos, vaccine ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s, year 1973
Place: israel, new jersey, philadelphia, moscow russia, canada ...
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 5.8
 46K
Kick (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: An adrenaline junkie walks away from a whirlwind romance and embraces a new life as a thief, though he soon finds himself pursued by veteran police officer and engaged in a turf war with a local gangster.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: heist, hidden identity, fall in love, daredevil, disorder, romance, dishonesty, twists and turns, thief, chase, superhero, world spanning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india
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The 100 Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Sweden, Croatia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After living a long and colorful life, Allan Karlsson finds himself stuck in a nursing home. On his 100th birthday, he leaps out a window and begins an unexpected journey.
Style: absurd, feel good, entertaining, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: adventure, deadpan, aging, retirement home, sarcasm, violent, brutality, escapades, comedy of errors, chase, wanted, runaway ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, spain, russia, eastern europe, scandinavia ...
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 7.1
 391K
Furious 7 (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Japan, Canada, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Deckard Shaw seeks revenge against Dominic Toretto and his family for his comatose brother.
Style: exciting, entertaining, absurd, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car, car chase, car race, race, revenge, chase, street racing, amnesia, vengeance, heist, hospital, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, rio de janeiro, tokyo, california, los angeles ...
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Commander Hamilton (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Swedish agents Carl Hamilton and Åke Stålhandske are ordered to stop Russian smugglers.
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, terrorism, hostage, secret agents, truck driver, execution, police officer, smuggler, daring rescue, chase, fighting crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: washington d.c., sweden, europe, usa, africa ...
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Around the World with Willy Fog (1983)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Spain, Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Around the World with Willy Fog is a cartoon adaptation of Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne. The cartoon was produced by Spanish studio BRB Internacional with animation by Japanese studio Nippon Animation. In the same vein as ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: anthropomorphism, race against time, adventure, travel, on the road, escapades, master and servant, odd couple, bet, obsessive quest, family, wager ...
Time: 19th century
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The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest is an American animated action-adventure television series produced by Hanna-Barbera and broadcast on Cartoon Network from August 26, 1996 to September 24, 1999. A revival of the 1960s Jonny Quest franchise, it ...
Style: exciting, serious, reboot
Audience: kids
Plot: superhero, computer genius, young heroes, adventure, heroes, family, rivalry, escapades, good versus evil, youth, world spanning, redhead ...
Time: 90s
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The Adventures of Tintin (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: France, Canada, Belgium, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Travel with Tintin, the young and intrepid Belgian reporter, and his faithful dog Snowy as they take you from Tibet to the Moon, or from Egypt to the depths of the sea -- solving mysteries, pursuing truth and justice, and gambling with their lives.
Style: captivating, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: dog, adventure, investigation, young heroes, escapades, journalism, mystery, friends, pets, crimes, incompetent police, riddles and clues ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, belgium
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The Incredible Adventures of Marco Polo (1998)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Ukraine, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this globe-trotting adventure, Marco Polo (Don Diamont) plays the famous 13th Century explorer who sets out from Italy to find his missing father, and along the way finds danger, excitement, and amazing discoveries at every turn. The supporting ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, epic, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: medieval, explorer, tough heroes, obsessive quest, romance, adventure, escapades, state affairs, master warrior, dishonesty, adventurer, good versus evil ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
Place: asia, venice
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 7.2
 10K
Dasavatharam (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Dhasavathaaram (Dus Avtar - in Hindi meaning 10 reincarnations of Lord Vishnu) has Padmashree Kamal Haasan donning 10 different roles ranging from a 12th Century priest to a genius Bio-Scientist and the President of United States. The story starts ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, exciting, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, on the run, bio weapon, adventure, reincarnation, special agents, government agency, tsunami, george w. bush, male female relationship, guilty pleasure, villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 12th century
Place: asia, india
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Words with Gods (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The first of four installments in the groundbreaking Heartbeat of the World anthology film series. Comprised of several short films by some of the world's most exciting directors, Words with Gods follows the theme of religion - specifically as ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, odd, anthology ...
Plot: buddhism, hinduism, religion, society, religions or cults, christianity, atheism, islam, faith, clergy, world spanning, judaism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: serbia
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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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The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Treasure of the Peacock's Eye (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Finds Indy vagabonding around the South Pacific on a treasure hunt for a fabled lost diamond. The war in Europe ends but a new adventure begins for Indy when a mysterious man's dying words, "The eye of the peacock!" send him and Remy ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, cult film
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, adventure, archaeologist, pirate, heroes, battlefield, world spanning, deathtrap, secret place, disorder, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1918, year 1919
Place: egypt
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 6.4
 7K
Relic Hunter (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Relic Hunter is an anglophone Canadian television series, starring Tia Carrere and Christien Anholt. Actress Lindy Booth also starred for the first two seasons; Tanja Reichert replaced her for the third. It was inspired by the success of the video ...
Style: exciting, sexy, captivating, tense, witty ...
Plot: archaeologist, artifact, relic, treasure hunt, escapades, adventurer, heroes, woman, women, twists and turns, female protagonist, treasure hunter ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 2000s, 20th century
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 8.0
 22K
The Unit (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A covert team of special forces operatives risk their lives on undercover missions around the globe, while their wives maintain the homefront, protecting their husbands' secrets.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, squad, terrorist, top secret, swat team, veteran, army, spy, military, marital problem, sergeant, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east
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Mission: Impossible (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Ethan Hunt, the leader of a crack espionage team whose perilous operation has gone awry with no explanation, discovers that a mole has penetrated the CIA, he's surprised to learn that he's the No. 1 suspect. To clear his name, Hunt ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, spy, secret agents, mission, chase, secret service, twists and turns, murder, undercover, conspiracy, train ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: prague, virginia, paris france, shanghai, london ...
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