Conspiracy movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant conspiracy movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, intense, serious, tense and realistic films and TV shows about / with conspiracy, murder, mentor, dialogue, secrets, runaway, catastrophe, twists & turns, corruption and storytelling plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres shot in USA, Germany, France and other countries.
conspiracy movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as conspiracy: Conspiracy Theory (1997), Spotlight (2015), Angels & Demons (2009), The Box (2009), White House Down (2013), The Bourne Ultimatum (2007), The Nice Guys (2016), The Arrival (1996), Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001), Clear and Present Danger (1994).

List of conspiracy movies

Conspiracy Theory (1997)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A man obsessed with conspiracy theories becomes a target after one of his theories turns out to be true. Unfortunately, in order to save himself, he has to figure out which theory it is.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, clever, exciting ...
Plot: conspiracy, chase, cia, taxi driver, obsession, paranoia, political conspiracy, murder, manhunt, torture, fbi, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Spotlight (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In 2001, editor Marty Baron of The Boston Globe assigns a team of journalists to investigate allegations against John Geoghan, an unfrocked priest accused of molesting more than 80 boys. Led by editor Walter "Robby" Robinson, reporters ...
Style: factual, psychological, talky, tense, emotional ...
Plot: conspiracy, journalism, catholicism, pedophilia, investigation, child abuse, twists & turns, catholic church, sex scandal, lawyer, newspaper, victim ...
Time: year 2001, year 2002, year 1976
Place: boston, florida
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Angels & Demons (2009)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon investigates a mysterious symbol seared into the chest of a murdered physicist. He discovers evidence of the unimaginable, the rebirth of an ancient secret brotherhood known as the Illuminati, the most powerful ...
Style: exciting, intellectual, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: riddles and clues, conspiracy, danger, investigation, religions or cults, vatican, professor, scientist, ancient, search, secret society, illuminati ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: rome italy, europe, geneva switzerland, harvard university, italy
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The Box (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Norma and Arthur Lewis, a suburban couple with a young child, receive a simple wooden box as a gift, which bears fatal and irrevocable consequences. A mysterious stranger delivers the message that the box promises to bestow upon its owner $1 million ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, scary, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: conspiracy, moral dilemma, human nature, murder, money, gift, violence, experiment, mystery, decision, sacrifice, mysterious character ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: virginia, usa, langley virginia
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White House Down (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Capitol Policeman John Cale has just been denied his dream job with the Secret Service of protecting President James Sawyer. Not wanting to let down his little girl with the news, he takes her on a tour of the White House, when the complex is ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: white house, president, terrorism, nuclear threat, save the day, conspiracy, head of state, treason, siege, secret service, hostages, ex military ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., paris france, u.s. capitol building, pentagon ...
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The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bourne is brought out of hiding once again by reporter Simon Ross who is trying to unveil Operation Blackbriar, an upgrade to Project Treadstone, in a series of newspaper columns. Information from the reporter stirs a new set of memories, and Bourne ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, cia, fighting the system, manhunt, chases and races, secret agents, corruption, danger, spy, conspiracy, uncover truth, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: langley virginia, europe, madrid, morocco, england ...
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The Nice Guys (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A private eye investigates the apparent suicide of a fading porn star in 1970s Los Angeles and uncovers a conspiracy.
Style: buddy comedy, entertaining, suspense, humorous, surprise ending ...
Plot: pornography, father daughter relationship, conspiracy, private detective, party, alcoholic, single father, corruption, murder, investigation, teenage girl, daughter ...
Time: 20th century, year 1977
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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The Arrival (1996)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Zane Ziminski is an astrophysicist who receives a message that seems to have extraterrestrial origins. Eerily soon after his discovery, Zane is fired. He then embarks on a search to determine the origins of the transmission that leads him into a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, conspiracy, alien invasion, world domination, astronomer, alien encounter, foot chase, global warming, heroic mission, space and aliens, investigation, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, central america
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Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 142 min.
Story: In 18th century France, the Chevalier de Fronsac and his Native American friend Mani are sent by the King to the Gevaudan province to investigate the killings of hundreds by a mysterious beast.
Style: gothic, exciting, atmospheric, suspense, tense ...
Plot: beast, werewolf, adventure, legends and myths, murder, aristocracy, martial arts, conspiracy, good versus evil, supernatural, investigation, monster ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, canada, europe
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Clear and Present Danger (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 141 min.
Story: CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, cia, mercenary, conspiracy, sniper, politics, president, espionage, assassination, rescue, violence, drug cartel ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: colombia, usa, panama, latin america, venezuela ...
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Chain Reaction (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two researchers in a green alternative energy project are put on the run when they are framed for murder and treason.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, conspiracy, on the run, protagonist as suspect, uncover truth, witnessing a crime, crimes, chase, fbi, laboratory, secrets, conspiracy theory ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, chicago illinois, san francisco
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Eraser (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: U.S. Marshall John Kruger erases the identities of people enrolled in the Witness Protection Program. His current assignment is to protect Lee Cullen, who's uncovered evidence that the weapons manufacturer she works for has been selling to ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: betrayal, treason, conspiracy, witnessing a crime, gunfight, witness, witness protection, on the run, corporate crime, deception, one man army, arms dealer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, twentieth century, 1990s, year 1996 ...
Place: new york, usa, california, washington d.c.
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The General's Daughter (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: When the body of Army Capt. Elizabeth Campbell is found on a Georgia military base, two investigators, Warrant Officers Paul Brenner and Sara Sunhill, are ordered to solve her murder. What they uncover is anything but clear-cut. Unseemly details ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious ...
Plot: army investigation, murder, conspiracy, u.s. army, betrayal, father daughter relationship, fighting the system, military life, politics, mystery, military, reluctant partners ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: georgia
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Enemy of the State (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Hotshot Washington lawyer, Robert Dean becomes a victim of high-tech identity theft when a hacker slips an incriminating video into his pocket. Soon, a rogue National Security agent sets out to recover the tape – and destroy Dean.
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, surveillance, fighting the system, satellite, witnessing a crime, uncover truth, conspiracy, mexican standoff, secret hideout, life is a bitch, evidence, politics ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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Collateral (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: When a pizza delivery driver is shot dead in south London, a tenacious detective goes after the people traffickers behind his murder and unravels a conspiracy that goes to the top.
Style: futuristic, tense, suspenseful, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: conspiracy, murder investigation, crimes, murder, scientific experiment, intelligence agency, female detective, danger, lookalikes, border, law enforcement, rescue ...
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Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, secret agents, terrorism, conspiracy, sniper, surveillance, undercover, murder, race against time, dishonesty, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2003, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: russia, moscow russia, manhattan new york city, pennsylvania, big ben london ...
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The Whistleblower (2010)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Based on the experiences of Nebraska cop Kathryn Bolkovac (Rachel Weisz) who discovers a deadly sex trafficking ring while serving as a U.N. peacekeeper in post-war Bosnia. Risking her own life to save the lives of others, she uncovers an ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, intellectual, factual, heartbreaking ...
Plot: sex trafficking, investigation, conspiracy, whistleblower, cover up, teenage prostitute, rape, politics, dishonesty, uncover truth, teenage prostitution, un ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: bosnia, sarajevo, usa, europe, nebraska ...
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The Manchurian Candidate (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: When his army unit was ambushed during the first Gulf War, Sergeant Raymond Shaw saved his fellow soldiers just as his commanding officer, then-Captain Ben Marco, was knocked unconscious. Brokering the incident for political capital, Shaw eventually ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Plot: hypnosis, gulf war, political conspiracy, senator, conspiracy, mind control, political thriller, sniper, assassination, state affairs, brainwashing, mentally unstable ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa, new york
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Blow Out (1981)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jack Terry is a master sound recordist who works on grade-B horror movies. Late one evening, he is recording sounds for use in his movies when he hears something unexpected through his sound equipment and records it. Curiosity gets the better of him ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: assassination, conspiracy, political conspiracy, politics, amateur detective, state affairs, witnessing a crime, hitman, crimes, dishonesty, nobody believes, life turned upside down ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, california
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The Commuter (2018)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A businessman, on his daily commute home, gets unwittingly caught up in a criminal conspiracy that threatens not only his life but the lives of those around him.
Style: surprise ending, exciting, tense, suspense, rough
Plot: train, conspiracy, destruction, deception, train wreck, fired from the job, telephone call, fight, blood, pistol, police, train station ...
Time: 2010s
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city
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Secret City (2016)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 49 min.
Story: Beneath the placid facade of Canberra, amidst rising tension between China and America, senior political journalist Harriet Dunkley uncovers a secret city of interlocked conspiracies, putting innocent lives in danger including her own.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: journalist, conspiracy, politics, betrayal, death, murder, self immolation, spy, infidelity, political thriller, traitor
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
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The Thinning (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic future where population control is dictated by a high-school aptitude test, two students discover the test is smoke and mirrors hiding a larger conspiracy.
Style: exciting, cynical, brutal, touching, disturbing
Plot: high school, conspiracy, father son relationship, trial, youth, protest, dishonesty, rivalry, eugenics, love, danger
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Operation Avalanche (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1967, four undercover CIA agents were sent to NASA posing as a documentary film crew. What they discovered led to one of the biggest conspiracies in American history.
Style: suspenseful, tense, surprise ending, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: moon landing, conspiracy, nasa, spy, mission, stalking, secret agent, friendship, cold war, lie, deception, secret mission ...
Time: 1960s, year 1965, year 1967, year 1968
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Jericho (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Jericho is an American action/drama series that centers on the residents of the fictional town of Jericho, Kansas, in the aftermath of nuclear attacks on 23 major cities in the contiguous United States.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, small town, apocalypse, chaos, secret, conspiracy, isolation, leadership, courage, nuclear holocaust, danger, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, kansas
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Changeling (2008)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Christine Collins is overjoyed when her kidnapped son is brought back home. But when Christine suspects that the boy returned to her isn't her child, the police captain has her committed to an asylum.
Style: psychological, tense, sentimental, heartbreaking, disturbing ...
Plot: investigation, missing child, fighting the system, uncover truth, insanity, missing person, police, corruption, life is a bitch, desperation, loss of son, trial ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20th century, 20s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, canada, seattle washington
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The Invitation (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Will and his new girlfriend Kira are invited to a dinner with old friends at the house of Will’s ex Eden and her new partner David. Although the evening appears to be relaxed, Will soon gets a creeping suspicion that their charming host David is ...
Style: twist ending, dark, scary, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: psychological thriller, suicide, deception, cult, conspiracy, obsession, suspicion, dinner party, stabbing, paranoia, mass murder, group of friends ...
Place: california
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Seven Days in May (1964)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A U.S. Army general alerts the president of a planned military coup against him.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, intense ...
Plot: cold war, u.s. air force, politics, secret service, conspiracy, white house, revolution, betrayal, terrorism, military, espionage, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, future
Place: pentagon, russia, texas, latin america, california
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Jack Reacher (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When a gunman takes five lives with six shots, all evidence points to the suspect in custody. On interrogation, the suspect offers up a single note: "Get Jack Reacher!" So begins an extraordinary chase for the truth, pitting Jack Reacher ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: loner, sniper, ex military, murder, investigation, lone wolves, drifter, crimes, vigilantism, conspiracy, false accusation, plot twist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania, pittsburgh, ohio
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The Conspirator (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Mary Surratt is the lone female charged as a co-conspirator in the assassination trial of Abraham Lincoln. As the whole nation turns against her, she is forced to rely on her reluctant lawyer to uncover the truth and save her life.
Style: thought provoking, serious, captivating, factual, emotional ...
Plot: courtroom drama, historical character, civil war, assassination, lawyer, president, conspiracy, boarding house, trial, death sentence, legal, state affairs ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 18th century
Place: usa, washington d.c., england, california
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Salvation (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: An MIT grad student and a tech superstar bring a low-level Pentagon official a staggering discovery that an asteroid is just six months away from colliding with Earth.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, tense, suspense
Plot: end of the world, apocalypse, asteroid, save the planet, conspiracy, danger, comet, plan, rocket, investigation, betrayal, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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