Industrial espionage movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant industrial espionage movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic, twists and turns, exciting and sexy films and TV shows about / with industrial espionage, rivalry, murder, dishonesty, danger, spy, espionage, catastrophe, chase and conspiracy plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as industrial espionage: Replikator (1994), Incorporated (2016), Tucker: The Man and His Dream (1988), Them who? (2015), China Salesman (2017), Mission Milano (2016), The Perfect Guy (2015), After the Ball (2015), The East (2013), Crash Site (2011).

List of industrial espionage movies

Replikator (1994)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two rival corporations are developing replication technology which would enable the cloning of human tissue. The technology falls into a criminal group. Ludo Ludovic and Kathy Moskow with the help of a cop try to stop the criminals.
Style: rough, bleak, futuristic, serious, cult film
Plot: cloning, industrial espionage, distopia, a.i., computers and web, time travel, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, future dystopia, injustice, chaos, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: future
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Incorporated (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Set in a near future where corporations have unlimited power, a young executive conceals his true identity to infiltrate a dangerous corporate world to save the woman he loves.
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspenseful, enigmatic
Plot: climate change, megacorporation, corporate greed, business, secret past, paranoia, cyberpunk, hacking, mind reading, industrial espionage, global warming, competition ...
Time: future
Place: milwaukee wisconsin
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Tucker: The Man and His Dream (1988)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on a true story. Shortly after World War II, Preston Tucker is a dynamic engineer and an enthusiastic showman who envisions the car of the future. Against mighty odds he manages to build a fleet of them - only to have his factory shut down by ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, serious, realistic, talky ...
Plot: fighting the system, underdog, americana, designer, ambition, state affairs, dishonesty, obsessive quest, courtroom drama, corruption, visionary, police investigation ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, future, 50s ...
Place: usa, detroit, chicago illinois, washington d.c., california ...
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Them who? (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: David's life is changed forever after his meeting with Marcello, a clever con man.
Style: humorous, feel good, captivating, whimsical, funny ...
Plot: cons and scams, opportunist, escapades, con artists, new life, money problems, naivete, embezzler, workplace problem, adventure, quitting a job, layoff ...
Place: italy, europe
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China Salesman (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Yan Jian, a young Chinese IT engineer who volunteers to go to North Africa and help the company he works for to win a competition. The winner can own the right to control the communication between south and north. French spy Michael works for the ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: conspiracy, rivalry, military, manipulation, violence, corrupt businessman, deception, spy, on the run, murder, mercilessness, arms dealer ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa
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Mission Milano (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Interpol partners with a wealthy entrepreneur to protect a new invention dubbed The Seed of God.
Plot: farce, industrial espionage, secret agents, drone, kidnapping, ninja, laser, secret agent, assassin, undercover agent, scorpion
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The Perfect Guy (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a painful breakup, Leah seems to meet the perfect guy. But she soon discovers his violent side that disrupts her life.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: woman in danger, fatal attraction, obsession, stalking, mind game, danger, vengeance, psychopath, couple relations, rivalry, life turned upside down, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco
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After the Ball (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After the Ball, a retail fairy tale set in the world of fashion. Kate's dream is to design for couturier houses. Although she is a bright new talent, Kate can't get a job. No one trusts the daughter of Lee Kassell, a retail guru who ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, fairy tale, funny ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: cinderella story, fashion, cross dressing, hidden identity, family relations, fashion designer, parents and children, family problems, rivalry, workplace situations, family business, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, montreal, montreal quebec
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The East (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An operative for an elite private intelligence firm finds her priorities irrevocably changed after she is tasked with infiltrating an anarchist group known for executing covert attacks upon major corporations.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Plot: environmentalism, fighting the system, terrorism, ecological disaster, radical, undercover, environmental issues, powerful corporation, social activist, poisoning, danger, rebellion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Crash Site (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A vacationing couple's jeep crashes in an isolated location. They have to fight their way back to civilisation in spite of injuries and dangerous animals.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: lost in the woods, survival, dangerous animal, race against time, escapades, family in danger, isolation, family problems, in the woods, parents and children, crumbling marriage, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Duplicity (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Two romantically-engaged corporate spies team up to manipulate a corporate race to corner the market on a medical innovation that will reap huge profits and enable them to lead an extravagant lifestyle together.
Style: twists and turns, sexy, clever, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night
Plot: espionage, undercover, rivalry, manipulation, intrigue, romance, love affair, battle of the sexes, manipulations, uninhibited rivalry, spy, surveillance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, dubai, bahamas, zurich switzerland, manhattan new york city ...
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Read You Like a Book (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A magical book transforms all who come into contact with it. Meet Dante, a bookstore manager with a crippling secret; Gina, a customer, who knows everything but love; Zoe, Dante's former lover whose life is falling apart; Norman, the clerk who ...
Style: humorous, sexy, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: couples, collision, true love, assassination attempt, dishonesty, love and romance, life turned upside down, supernatural romance, whistleblower, political activism, conspiracy, down on your luck ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.
Style: feel good, fairy tale, stylized, colourful, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: childhood, fantasy world, children, imaginary, candy, social differences, chocolate, family, contests and competitions, adventure, family relations, society ...
Place: switzerland, india, denver colorado, bavaria, atlanta georgia ...
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Cypher (2002)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An unsuspecting, disenchanted man finds himself working as a spy in the dangerous, high-stakes world of corporate espionage. Quickly getting way over-his-head, he teams up with a mysterious femme fatale.
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: memory loss, espionage, disorder, cyberpunk, conspiracy, mysterious character, hidden identity, uncover truth, undercover, dishonesty, power relations, femme fatale ...
Time: future
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Dead Silent (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Julia Kerrbridge is working hard to become a doctor. Suddenly, Julia finds herself the guardian of her young niece, Amanda, after her parents were found murdered.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, woman in danger, nudity (full frontal - brief), child in peril, graphic violence, dishonesty, danger, deadly, crimes, mute or deaf, youth, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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Stardust (1998)
Genre: Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A scientist finds his newest invention; a microchip that infuses inanimate objects with human qualities co-opted by the company he works for, which wants to capitalize on his findings. Knowing his creation can be used for evil purposes, he stashes ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, offbeat, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, family, obnoxious boss, rivalry, rescue, a.i., adventure, imaginary, danger, androids and robots, workplace, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
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Bad Company (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nelson Crowe is a CIA operative under the thumb of the Company for a disputed delivery of $50,000 in gold. They blackmail him into working for the Grimes Organization, which is set up as a private company for hire, to blackmail prominent ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, clever, twists and turns ...
Plot: black man white woman relationship, murder, cons and scams, blackmail, judge, crimes, crime, uncover truth, femme fatale, rivalry, police corruption, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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Cyborg 2: Glass Shadow (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the year 2074, the cybernetics market is dominated by two rival companies: USA's Pinwheel Robotics and Japan's Kobayashi Electronics. Cyborgs are commonplace, used for anything from soldiers to prostitutes. Casella Reese is a prototype ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, suspenseful, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, rivalry, on the run, chase, rescue, hitman, robot, explosion, assassin, androids and robots, graphic violence, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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Touch and Die (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, USA, France, Germany, UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Martin Sheen stars as an American newsman in Rome who begins to investigate the appearance of several corpses found throughout Europe with their hands cut off. He soon uncovers not only plots of plutonium theft, but also of nuclear arms deals and ...
Plot: plutonium, smuggling, journalist, newspaper, atomic bomb, father daughter relationship, political campaign, hitman, nuclear, investigation, murder, american ...
Place: rome italy, europe, dallas texas, paris france, africa
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Kalyug (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: The film is tale of intrigue, plots and the inevitable war between the two families. Ramchand and Bhishamchand were two pioneering brothers in business. Bhishamchand, a lifelong bachelor brought up the two sons of Ramchand on his demise. He also ...
Plot: dinner, police, rivalry, skyline, bedroom, brother brother relationship, sunset, industrialist, apartment, newlywed, bastard, funeral ...
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Space Amoeba (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a space probe crash-lands on a far-flung Pacific atoll, the craft's alien stowaways decide to take over their new world one creature at a time. Soon, the parasitic life forms latch onto three indigenous critters -- a squid, a crab and a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: island, monster, chaos, mutant, chaos and mayhem, adventure, imaginary, evil alien, escapades, deadly creature, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, asia
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Good Burger (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two hapless youths lead their burger joint in a fight against the giant fast-food chain across the street.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, cult film ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: fast food restaurant, friendship, rivalry, competition, family, cooking and food, screwball, friends, teenage life, partners, love and romance, buddies ...
Time: 90s, 80s
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Hassel 09 - Botgörarna (1992)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Roland Hassel gets involved in a tangle of lies, betrayal and industrial espionage.
Plot: infidelity, industrial espionage, police procedural, mole, pharmaceutical company, lie, scientist, missing person, jealousy, murder
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Blood & Oil (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Billy and Cody LeFever dream of a new life and move to "The Bakken" in North Dakota, booming after the biggest oil discovery in American history. They’re soon pitted against a ruthless tycoon who forces them to put everything on the ...
Style: captivating, tense, realistic, suspense
Plot: married couple, oil industry, oil field, love triangle, husband wife relationship, oil, ambition, business competition, business deal, hospital, surveillance, industrialist ...
Place: north dakota
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The Strongest Man in the World (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Strongest Man in the World is a 1975 film starring Kurt Russell as Dexter Riley, a student in the fictional Medfield College. A school laboratory accident mixes one student's vitamin cereal mix with Dexter Riley's chemical experiment. ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: laboratory, rivalry, school, college, student, experiment, milk, cow, youth, mad scientist, escapades, imaginary ...
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The Spanish Prisoner (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An employee of a corporation with a lucrative secret process is tempted to betray it. But there's more to it than that.
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: mystery, neo noir, betrayal, invention, investigation, workplace intrigue, stranger, crimes, intrigue, mastermind, theft, workplace ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: venezuela, caribbean, usa, manhattan new york city, boston ...
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New Rose Hotel (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A corporate raider and his henchman use a chanteuse to lure a scientific genius away from his employer and family.
Style: atmospheric, non-linear, stylized, sexy, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, cyberpunk, espionage, gangsters, crime gone awry, dishonesty, assassination attempt, crimes, danger, prostitute, rivalry, lovers on the run ...
Time: future, near future
Place: new york, japan, usa, asia, tokyo
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Demonlover (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Mexico, Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Two corporations compete for illicit 3D manga pornography, sending spies to infiltrate each other's operations.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, mind bending, erotic, intense ...
Plot: espionage, murder, rivalry, mind game, rise and fall, dishonesty, danger, uninhibited rivalry, workplace situations, corporation, office, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo, paris france, japan
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Paranoia (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, India, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An entry-level employee at a powerful corporation finds himself occupying a corner office, but at a dangerous price: he must spy on his boss's old mentor to secure for him a multi-billion dollar advantage.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: paranoia, spy, undercover, deception, rivalry, espionage, danger, escape, mind game, uninhibited rivalry, workplace intrigue, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, future
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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Deadlier Than the Male (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In this 1967 drama, resourceful British agent Bulldog Drummond, who appeared onscreen in a series of spy stories between 1929 and 1951, returned to duty in the wake of James Bond. Here, Drummond (Richard Johnson) is on the trail of Carl Petersen ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chess, murder, espionage, rivalry, mystery, crime, chases and races, undercover, heroes, contests and competitions, master criminal, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: london, england, riviera
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