Smuggler movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant smuggler movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, realistic, serious, tense, suspense and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with smuggler, smuggling, murder, gun, crimes, chase, betrayal, shot to death, husband wife relationship and criminal plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Action genres shot in USA, UK, India and other countries.
smuggler movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as smuggler: Blood Diamond (2006), Pirated Copy (2004), American Made (2017), Mr. Nice (2010), Raees (2017), The Diamond Arm (1969), Down and Dangerous (2013), Cocaine Godmother (2017), Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018), The Zookeeper's Wife (2017).

List of smuggler movies

Blood Diamond (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An ex-mercenary turned smuggler. A Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son ...
Style: serious, captivating, bleak, intense, thought provoking ...
Plot: mercenary, gem, adventure, greed, treasure hunt, smuggling, brutality, rebel, civil war, obsessive quest, journalism, black market ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 2003, 2000s ...
Place: africa, south africa, london, zimbabwe, morocco ...
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Pirated Copy (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A portrait of contemporary Chinese society based on the ubiquitous illegal trade in pirated DVDs.
Style: parody, humorous, feel good, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: smuggler, chase, male female relationship, affection, urban setting, satire, police officer, obstacle, chinese, social issues, love, hardship ...
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American Made (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Japan, Colombia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.
Style: factual, humorous, exciting, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: money laundering, drug cartel, drug trafficking, pilot, cia, bare ass, true crime, cocaine, cia agent, illegal drugs, united states of america, arms smuggling ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1978, year 1983, year 1986 ...
Place: usa, colombia, latin america, panama, arkansas ...
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Mr. Nice (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Biopic about 1970s Welsh marijuana trafficker Howard Marks, whose inventive smuggling schemes made him a huge success in the drug trade, as well as leading to dealings with both the IRA and British Intelligence. Based on Marks' biography with ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, stylized, offbeat
Plot: drug dealing, terrorism, criminal heroes, crimes, prison, alias, drug use, plan gone awry, partners in crime, conspiracy, smuggler, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
Place: england, europe, wales
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Raees (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Set in the early ’80s and ’90s in Gujarat, India, ‘Raees’ is a fictitious story of a crime lord named Raees, who builds an entire empire from scratch, and a police officer who is determined to bring him down.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: bootlegging, smuggler, organized crime, corruption, police officer, smuggling, prohibition, crimes, family problems, accountant, financial problem, criminal ...
Time: 80s
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The Diamond Arm (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Semyon Gorbunkov goes on a cruise with a smuggler on board. In Istanbul, he slips and breaks his arm. What he didn't know is that this was a signal for the gang of smugglers.
Style: humorous, light, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: cons and scams, farce, soviet, gem, smuggling, crimes, nothing goes right, mistaken identity, espionage, police station, goofy hero, undercover agent ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: soviet union, ussr, istanbul turkey, russia
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Down and Dangerous (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An inventive and resourceful cocaine smuggler defends his trade against violent rival traffickers, a monstrous and vengeful killer, and the DEA agents who want to lock him up – all while falling for a stunningly beautiful woman with a taste for ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, alias, crimes, danger, woman in danger, rivalry, smuggler, chase, drugs, graphic violence, crime, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mexico
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Cocaine Godmother (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At the age of 17, Griselda Blanco, made her way to the U.S. with a fake passport with her first husband Carlos. Living in Queens with her three sons, Griselda became enticed by the money the drug world offered, and quickly became embroiled with ...
Style: factual, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: drug smuggling, hidden money, parent child relationship, mother, drugs, cocaine, smuggler, woman, arrest, murder, security, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: colombia
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Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian.
Style: futuristic, psychotronic, exciting, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: star wars, spacecraft, space travel, space battle, outer space, space opera, totalitarianism, alien, chase, gambling, one man army, origin of hero ...
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The Zookeeper's Wife (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Jan and Antonina Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the Nazi invasion.
Style: factual, rough, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: holocaust, zoo, nazi, jewish, smuggling, marriage, zookeeper, world war two, hiding place, smuggler, husband wife relationship, flirting ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s
Place: poland, warsaw poland, central europe
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Just 6.5 (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Iran
Duration: 131 min.
Story: The story of the six-and-a-half story narrative search for the anti-drug police is to find the great glass dealer in the capital.
Style: brutal, tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: lawyer, terrorism, police station, drugs, suicide, prison, opium, capitalism, iranian, suicide attempt, death sentence, smuggler ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tehran iran, iran
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The High Frontier (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A father and his two teenage sons travel to a small mountain cabin for a male bonding adventure. When a lost tourist arrives at the cabin, their male-bonding outing turns into a struggle for survival.
Style: compassionate, disturbing, exciting, tense, bleak
Plot: cold weather, father son relationship, mountain, mountain cabin, survival, car accident, family in danger, illegal immigrant, isolated place, wilderness, cold, gunshot wound ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: poland
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My Sweet Pepper Land (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iraq, France, Germany, Iran
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Baran, a war hero, becomes sheriff of the capital and refuses to bow down to a tribal chief.
Style: serious, atmospheric, tense, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, rivalry, society, law enforcement, village, village life, social relations, justice, violence, police, smuggler, honest law enforcer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: iraq, europe, kurdistan
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Baby Boy (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The story of Jody, a misguided, 20-year-old African-American who is really just a baby boy finally forced-kicking and screaming to face the commitments of real life. Streetwise and jobless, he has not only fathered two children by two different ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, melancholic, twists and turns ...
Audience: kids
Plot: womanizer, single parent, gang, dark hero, going straight, introspection, adolescence vs adulthood, crimes, domestic violence, family relations, convicted felon, fatherhood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, south central los angeles
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Gal Young Un (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Mattie, a widow living in the backwoods of Florida during Prohibition, meets Trax, a charming man much younger that herself. Trax is a womanizing, lying bootlegger who needs money and he sets his sights on Mattie who can support him. After ...
Style: humorous, serious, realistic
Plot: forest, smuggler, betrayal, love and romance, dishonesty, romance, contests and competitions, love triangle, couple relations, courtroom drama, infidelity, siblings relations ...
Time: 70s, 1930s
Place: florida, southern usa
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Welcome to Acapulco (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Matt Booth sets off to meet his fiance for a foreign wedding he couldn't have imagined the dangerous world he was about to step into. Betrayed and set up, Matt finds himself on the run from the CIA and hired mercenaries, all looking for a ...
Plot: hitman, cia, criminal, mercenary, airport, designer, awards show, customs, game, smuggler, package, femme fatale ...
Place: new mexico, mexico
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The Secret (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: A tale of suspense and intrigue set in 19th century Tyneside, 'The Secret' is based on Catherine Cookson's only thriller novel. Freddie Musgrave's life is in turmoil when a letter implicates him in murder, things are further ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, captivating
Plot: secret, mystery, bandit, past coming back to haunt, smuggling, haunted by the past, smuggler, troubled past, confronting the past, life, social problems, male female relationship ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1880s
Place: united kingdom, europe
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Antikiller (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Russia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Former criminal investigator, Major Korenev, nicknamed Fox is released from prison. He has been detained there as a result of planted incriminating evidence of unlawful investigation techniques. Setting accounts with Shaman - a big criminal boss, ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: fighting crime, criminal heroes, crimes, gang, rivalry, danger, criminal, brutality, betrayal, bandit, law and order, criminal gang ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
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Easy Money III: Life Deluxe (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 127 min.
Story: JW now lives in exile and is more than ever determined to find out what happened to his missing sister Camilla. Every trace leads him to the world of organized crime in Stockholm. Jorge is about to do his last score - the largest robbery in Swedish ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, robbery, criminal, revenge, murder, crimes, danger, working undercover, missing person, criminal heroes, the underworld, criminal gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia
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The Blind Spot (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dode Hoek (Blind Spot) is the story of Jan Verbeeck, the uncompromising commissioner of the Antwerp drug squad. Known as Mr. Zero Tolerance, he is hugely popular with the people and the media. The country is thrown into commotion when he announces ...
Style: psychological, captivating, melancholic, suspenseful
Plot: political party, war on drugs, drug lord, police investigation, drug crime, police commissioner, unconventional method, drug money, career, drug abuse, illegal drugs, smuggler ...
Place: antwerp
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Firefly (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Firefly is set in the year 2517, after the arrival of humans in a new star system and follows the adventures of the renegade crew of Serenity, a "Firefly-class" spaceship. The ensemble cast portrays the nine characters who live on Serenity.
Style: exciting, witty, captivating, futuristic, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, spacecraft, escapades, adventure, smuggling, friendship, captain, preacher, survival, danger, space and aliens ...
Time: future
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The Making of the Mob: New York (2015)
Genre: Documentary, Crime, History
Country: USA
Duration: 343 min.
TV show
Story: A docudrama series chronicling some of America's most notorious mobsters, each season dealing with a different city/region.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, tense, semi documentary ...
Plot: mafia, gangster, mob boss, reenactment, gangsters, crime boss, danger, money, crimes, dishonesty, life is a bitch, murder ...
Time: 1920s
Place: usa, italy, new york
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Moonshine County Express (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The three surviving daughters of a murdered moonshiner band together with a racecar driver to run high-test shine behind the corpulent backs of the local likker syndicate.
Plot: cemetery, murder, daughter, sheriff, explosion, small community, preacher, moonshine, revenge, smuggler, woman, sister sister relationship ...
Place: southern usa
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The Girls from Thunder Strip (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A vicious gang of murderous bikers goes up against a trio of beautiful bootlegging sisters.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: moonshine, biker, motorcycle gang, smuggler, car chase, outdoor sex, darts, stream, cigar, government agent, degradation, guitar ...
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NASCAR: The IMAX Experience (2004)
Genre: Documentary, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A big-screen look into one of America's most successful entertainment industries, NASCAR racing.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, rising to stardom, athlete's life, contests and competitions, ambition, sport, ego clash, hotshot hero, car race, chases and races, danger, motor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1947
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The Tough Ones (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Häjyt tells a story of two friends who have a hard time finding their place in the society. Antti and Jussi are released from jail. While they were doing time for bank robbery, the third man involved in the robbery, the one who was not convicted, ...
Style: serious, realistic, contemplative, disturbing, rough
Plot: small town, deadly, juvenile delinquency, buddies, youth, criminal heroes, society, dark humor, crime and punishment, terrorizing, lawyers and clients, friends ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: finland, europe
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My Dog Skip (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A shy boy is unable to make friends in Yazoo City, Mississippi in 1942, until his parents give him a terrier puppy for his ninth birthday. The dog, which he names Skip, becomes well known and loved throughout the community and enriches the life of ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, uplifting, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: dog, friendship, small town, americana, baseball, family, child's point of view, lifestyle, youth, world war two, coming of age, dog movie ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river, oxford university, southern usa
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International Crook (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Superintendent of Police, Rajesh, is asked to take charge of a police station in Goa, and manage it. Rajesh is aware that his friend, Shekar, also lives there, and he is anxious to see him. Upon arrival in Goa, Rajesh and Shekar are delighted to see ...
Plot: diamond, belly dancer, police, cleavage, smuggler, wedding, friend, dual identity, double life, love triangle, secret identity
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Space Travelers: The Animation (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 60 min.
Story: New Cosmic Century 038, humanity is suddenly attacked by an unknown alien civilization known as the Orbital Ring System. Soon, the entire Earth Civilization Sphere has been cut off from the space colonies, and is under the control of the ORS.
Plot: mercenary, alien, space colony, alien invasion, smuggler, gun, alien attack, space pirate, outer space
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The Circle (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A look at the urban society of the seventies. The story of Marta a young and pretty girl, who leaves her husband to search for her true identity. She doesn't quite know what she wants, but at least she knows what she's escaping from. Soon ...
Plot: river, literature, advertising agency, play within film, mini skirt, smuggler, yacht, skating, frogman, shorts, ferry, submachine gun ...
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