Chief movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant chief movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, humorous, exciting and captivating films and TV shows about / with chief, crimes, murder, culture clash, mentor, dialogue, storytelling, brutality, crime and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as chief: The New World (2005), Police Academy (1984), Whale Rider (2002), Chicago Fire (2012), Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007), The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976), Little Big Man (1970), Hostiles (2017), Shaka Zulu (1986), Midsomer Murders (1997).

List of chief movies

 6.7
 78K
The New World (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A drama about explorer John Smith and the clash between Native Americans and English settlers in the 17th century.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, realistic, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: chief, princess, culture clash, captain, adventurer, new world, power of love, native americans, wilderness, romance, colonialism, army ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: virginia, usa, england
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 6.7
 102K
Police Academy (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New rules enforced by the Lady Mayoress mean that sex, weight, height and intelligence need no longer be a factor for joining the Police Force. This opens the floodgates for all and sundry to enter the Police Academy, much to the chagrin of the ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, idiotic, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police academy, rookie, instructor, parody, chase, prank, goofy hero, police, officers and cadets, anti heroes, disorder, academy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, israel, los angeles
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 7.6
 37K
Whale Rider (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: New Zealand, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On the east coast of New Zealand, the Whangara people believe their presence there dates back a thousand years or more to a single ancestor, Paikea, who escaped death when his canoe capsized by riding to shore on the back of a whale. From then on, ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing, date night
Plot: chief, culture clash, teacher, generation gap, loss of son, sexism, canoe, ocean, whale, tradition, coming of age, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new zealand, australia
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 7.9
 30K
Chicago Fire (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: An edge-of-your-seat view into the lives of everyday heroes committed to one of America's noblest professions. For the firefighters, rescue squad and paramedics of Chicago Firehouse 51, no occupation is more stressful or dangerous, yet so ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firefighter, paramedic, rescue, fire department, characters in danger, life risking, responsibility, danger, teamwork, firemen, workplace problem, rookie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Beginning just after the bloody Sioux victory over General Custer at Little Big Horn, the story is told through two unique perspectives: Charles Eastman, a young, white-educated Sioux doctor held up as living proof of the alleged success of ...
Style: serious, emotional, rough, sincere, exciting ...
Plot: native american, native american reservation, murder, injustice, against humanity, racism, life is a bitch, native american attack, senator, chief, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: south dakota, usa, washington d.c., canada
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The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: After avenging his family's brutal murder, Wales is pursued by a pack of soldiers. He prefers to travel alone, but ragtag outcasts are drawn to him - and Wales can't bring himself to leave them unprotected.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, vengeance, murder, revenge, war crime, arson, massacre, chief, horse, cowboy, loss of son ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, missouri, usa, kansas, arizona
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 7.6
 30K
Little Big Man (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Jack Crabb, looking back from extreme old age, tells of his life being raised by Indians and fighting with General Custer.
Style: humorous, epic, realistic, disturbing, semi serious ...
Plot: chief, native american, orphan, old west, native americans, loss of child, thief, tribe, misfit, society, adoption, goodhearted ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century
Place: usa
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 7.2
 53K
Hostiles (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A legendary Native American-hating Army captain nearing retirement in 1892 is given one last assignment: to escort a Cheyenne chief and his family through dangerous territory back to his Montana reservation.
Plot: chief, bigotry, native american reservation, native american, property, shackles, remorse, forgiveness, hostility, journey, indian chief, burial ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, montana, colorado
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 7.8
 3K
Shaka Zulu (1986)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, South Africa, West Germany, Australia, USA
Duration: 300 min.
Story: Framed around Queen Victoria's decision on England's political stance towards the Zulu Nation, this mini-series details King Shaka's rise and fall with mythic detail. Prophecy is mixed with recorded fact regarding Shaka's birth, ...
Style: epic, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: tribe, rise and fall, camp, chief, society, head of state, leadership, heroes, political unrest, military, ambition, politics ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1700s, 1910s
Place: africa, south africa, cape town south africa
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Midsomer Murders (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The peacefulness of the Midsomer community is shattered by violent crimes, suspects are placed under suspicion, and it is up to a veteran DCI and his young sergeant to calmly and diligently eliminate the innocent and ruthlessly pursue the guilty.
Style: atmospheric, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, police investigation, multiple suspects, law enforcement, human nature, murder investigation, crime, murder, crimes, who done it, village, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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 7.0
 842
Conviction (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A fast-paced character-oriented story, focuses on the lives and loves of the young assistant district attorneys in New York, following their career paths as these passionate but naive ADAs are confronted with tough, emotional cases that challenge ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, thought provoking
Plot: lawyer, crimes, police detective, law enforcement, courtroom drama, society, legal, sexual abuse, rivalry, workplace, creator, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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Comanche Moon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 360 min.
Story: Comanche Moon, the prequel to McMurtry's bestselling and Pulitzer Prize-winning book, "Lonesome Dove follows Texas Rangers Augustus "Gus" McCrae (Zahn) and Woodrow F. Call (Urban), now in their middle years, as they continue to ...
Style: captivating, sincere, serious, bleak, epic ...
Plot: danger, friendship, native americans, lone wolves, obsessive quest, ransom, prostitute, thief, old west, chief, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
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 7.0
 798
D.N. Angel (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Story: D.N.Angel is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yukiru Sugisaki. The ongoing manga premiered in Japan in the Kadokawa Shoten shōjo magazine Monthly Asuka in November 1997. The series went on an extended hiatus after the August 2005 ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: chief, supernatural ability, teenage life, birthday, split personality, teenage love, undercover, escapades, crimes, love and romance, adventure, body swapping ...
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 6.1
 7K
Knight Moves (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A psychologist falls for a world-class chess player suspected of odd murders linked to his game.
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, scary, realistic ...
Plot: chess, serial killer, murder, investigation, mystery, police investigation, crime, betrayal, dangerous attraction, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
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My Fellow Americans (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: They used to run the country. Now they're running for their lives! Two on-the-lam former Presidents of the United States. Framed in a scandal by the current President and pursued by armed agents, the two squabbling political foes plunge into a ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, semi serious, road movie ...
Plot: politics, political corruption, murder, on the road, white house, assassination attempt, assassination, homeless, goofy hero, administration, crimes, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c., ohio, west virginia
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 6.4
 11K
Switchback (1997)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: FBI agent Dennis Quaid tries to catch a serial killer who kidnapped his son.
Style: suspenseful, surprise ending, serious, twists and turns, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, murder, vengeance, missing person, crime, law enforcement, hitchhiker, murder mystery, train, police investigation, mystery ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
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 6.7
 16K
Manitou's Shoe (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Abahachi, Chief of the Apache Indians, and his blood brother Ranger maintain peace and justice in the Wild West. One day, Abahachi needs to take up a credit from the Shoshone Indians to finance his tribe's new saloon. Unfortunately Santa Maria, ...
Style: exciting, not serious, stylized, humorous, biting ...
Plot: parody, treasure hunt, apache, native american, escapades, siblings relations, old west, greek, adventurer, cons and scams, family relations, friends ...
Time: 19th century
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Plunkett & Macleane (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Will Plunkett and Captain James Macleane, two men from different ends of the social spectrum in 18th-century England, enter a gentlemen's agreement: They decide to rid the aristocrats of their belongings. With Plunkett's criminal know-how ...
Style: stylized, exciting, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, heist, adventure, gambling, unlikely criminals, lovers on the run, criminal heroes, unlikely partners, crimes, love and romance, social differences, love triangle ...
Time: 18th century, victorian england, 1700s
Place: england, europe, london
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 5.7
 1K
Stripperella (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Stripperella is an Adult animated series created by Stan Lee. The main character, voiced by and based on Pamela Anderson, is a stripper named Erotica Jones who is also the superheroine/secret agent Stripperella. The series was produced by The Firm ...
Style: sexy, humorous, not serious, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, espionage, stripper, superheroine, secret identity, undercover, femme fatale, rivalry, anti heroes, heroic mission, escapades, master villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Helter Skelter (2004)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A new take on the Manson Family murders, with a keen focus on Charles Manson himself.
Style: realistic, rough, disturbing, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, law enforcement, obsession, fugitives, crime, crimes, legends and myths, district attorney, journalism, chief, leadership ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
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Jesse Stone: Stone Cold (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jesse Stone is a former L.A. homicide detective who left behind the big city and an ex-wife to become the police chief of the quiet New England fishing town of Paradise. Stone's old habits die hard as he continues to indulge his two favorite ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, surprise ending ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, alcohol abuse, law enforcement, urban, investigation, police investigation, crime, crimes, mystery, murder, small town ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england
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The President's Last Bang (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On October 26, 1979, President Park Chung-hee, who had ruled South Korea since 1961, was assassinated by his director of intelligence. The film depicts the events of that night…
Style: dark humor, offbeat, serious, realistic, biting ...
Plot: assassination, politics, president, heroes, political intrigue, state affairs, disgruntled, secret agents, unfulfillment, losing-it hero, chases and races, deadly ...
Time: 70s
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 5.5
 116K
White Chicks (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two FBI agent brothers, Marcus and Kevin Copeland, accidentally foil a drug bust. As punishment, they are forced to escort a pair of socialites to the Hamptons, where they're going to be used as bait for a kidnapper. But when the girls realize ...
Style: humorous, funny, idiotic, satirical, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: fish out of water, gender bending, special agents, fbi, working undercover, gender, undercover, cross dressing, crossdressing, drugs/alcohol, crimes, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
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 7.0
 2K
McCloud (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: McCloud is an American television police drama that aired on NBC from 1970 to 1977. The title role is played by Dennis Weaver as Marshal Sam McCloud, a law officer from Taos, New Mexico, on semi-permanent "special assignment" with the New ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, psychological ...
Plot: fish out of water, police, crimes, uncover truth, criminal heroes, police investigation, chief, fighting crime, mind game, tough heroes, crime, who done it ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, new mexico, usa, san francisco
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 7.4
 2K
F Troop (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: F Troop is a satirical American television sitcom that originally aired for two seasons on ABC-TV. It debuted in the United States on September 14, 1965 and concluded its run on April 6, 1967 with a total of 65 episodes. The first season of 34 ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: sitcom, army investigation, old west, basic training, goofy hero, war, officers and cadets, native americans, tribe, americana, military life, chief ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
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Les Miserables (1978)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Jean Valjean, convicted of stealing bread, is hounded for decades by the relentless and cruel policeman Javert.
Style: stylized, serious, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: tragic love, redemption, french revolution, society, life is a bitch, parents and children, rise to the top, crimes, love and romance, rich and poor, false accusation, on the run ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 8.2
 1K
Chiefs (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 229 min.
Story: Three generations of police chiefs for a southern town go about their jobs while a serial murderer operates.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: racism, murder, small town, police chief, murder investigation, small town life, police investigation, police detective, uncover truth, crimes, crime, interracial relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: southern usa
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Battle of the Planets (1978)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Battle of the Planets cast five young people as G-Force, consisting of Mark, Jason, Princess, Keyop, and Tiny. G-Force protects Earth from planet Spectra and other attacks from beyond space. The most prominent field commander of the Spectra forces ...
Style: stylized, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: outer space, superhero, heroic mission, master villain, space wars, androids and robots, imaginary, adventure, rivalry, temperamental, chief, heroes ...
Time: future, 21st century
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The Firemen's Ball (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia, Italy
Duration: 73 min.
Story: In Milos Forman's satire on Communism set in a small Czechoslovakian town in the 1960s, the local firemen decide to organize a ball, however the proceedings are dogged by difficulty at every step. They plan to organize a beauty pageant at the ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, witty, biting, semi serious ...
Plot: axe, firefighter, political satire, farce, small town, disorder, chief, small town life, goofy hero, nothing goes right, retiring, small time ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: czech republic, czechoslovakia
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A Man Called Horse (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In 1825 an English aristocrat is captured by Indians. He lives with them and begins to understand/accept their lifestyles. Eventually he is accepted as part of the tribe and becomes their leader.
Style: realistic, rough, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Plot: bear attack, ritual, aristocrat, rite of passage, native americans, adventure, injustice, confined, escapades, life is a bitch, interracial relations, chief ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: south dakota, usa, india, california
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