Wiretap movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant wiretap movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting and tense films and TV shows about / with wiretap, crimes, heroes, rivalry, murder, violence, society, runaway, corruption and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, Hong Kong, UK and other countries.
wiretap movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as wiretap: The Conversation (1974), Enemy of the State (1998), Scribe (2016), Soundtrack of Passion (2009), The Wire (2002), All the President's Men (1976), Phone Booth (2002), The Anderson Tapes (1971), Belly of the Beast (2003), Overheard 2 (2011).

List of wiretap movies

The Conversation (1974)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Surveillance expert Harry Caul is hired by a mysterious client's brusque aide to tail a young couple. Tracking the pair through San Francisco's Union Square, Caul and his associate Stan manage to record a cryptic conversation between them. ...
Style: psychological, suspense, cerebral, neo noir, disturbing ...
Plot: paranoia, surveillance, spy, conspiracy, character study, loneliness, murder, obsession, wiretap, hotel, investigation, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, san francisco
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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: clever, tense, suspense, suspenseful, political ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: surveillance, conspiracy, espionage, cia, political conspiracy, uncover truth, politics, intelligence, investigation, fighting the system, satellite, on the run ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: washington d.c., baltimore, maryland, usa, north america
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Scribe (2016)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two years after a burn-out, Duval is still unemployed. Contacted by an enigmatic businessman, he is offered a simple and well-paid job: transcribing telephone tapping. Duval accepts financially without questioning the purpose of the organization ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, disturbing, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: espionage, wiretap, crimes, spy, unemployed, politics, election campaign, torture, french, election, alcoholic, new job ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
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Soundtrack of Passion (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Vita, an employee of a private spy agency, is handed a case of tapping into and listening to the mysterious life of a new "client". By day, her work on the case seems all the more routine; by night she's involved in a steamy and ...
Style: romantic, surprise ending, suspense, semi serious, exciting
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, wiretap, paranoia, gossip, romance, top secret, love and romance, assassination attempt, battle of the sexes, suspicion, couple relations, relationship vs career ...
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The Wire (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: Told from the points of view of both the Baltimore homicide and narcotics detectives and their targets, the series captures a universe in which the national war on drugs has become a permanent, self-sustaining bureaucracy, and distinctions between ...
Style: cynical, clever, tense, rough, captivating ...
Plot: organized crime, police detective, corruption, urban ghetto life, police, life is a bitch, crimes, drug dealing, working undercover, fighting crime, police investigation, drug lord ...
Time: 2000s, future, 21st century, contemporary, 20th century ...
Place: baltimore, maryland, usa
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All the President's Men (1976)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In the run-up to the 1972 elections, Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward covers what seems to be a minor break-in at the Democratic Party National headquarters. He is surprised to find top lawyers already on the defense case, and the discovery of ...
Style: political, realistic, thought provoking, cerebral, factual ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: journalism, newspaper, political conspiracy, politics, investigation, white house, political corruption, conspiracy, journalist, president, investigative journalism, political intrigue ...
Time: 70s, year 1973, year 1972, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa, miami, florida
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Phone Booth (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A slick New York publicist who picks up a ringing receiver in a phone booth is told that if he hangs up, he'll be killed... and the little red light from a laser rifle sight is proof that the caller isn't kidding.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, rough, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, hostage, crimes, sniper, mind game, trapped, hopes, dishonesty, murder, sin, terrorist, characters in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Anderson Tapes (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A thief (Duke Anderson) just released from ten years in jail, takes up with his old girlfriend (Ingrid) in her posh apartment. He makes plans to rob the entire building. What he doesn't know is that his every move is recorded on audio and video ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, suspense, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: surveillance, crimes, heist, home invasion, police, surveillance camera, gang, robbery, released from prison, wiretap, jewel theft, mafia ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
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Belly of the Beast (2003)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, Hong Kong, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jake and Sunti go to meet Mongkol, the leader of the Abu Karaf. Mongkol confirms that ever since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, Jantapan has worked to corner the narcotics and arms markets. Jake must engage in a battle that will put ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, terrorism, rescue, race against time, wiretap, lone wolves, crimes, government agency, missing person, parents and children, espionage ...
Time: 90s, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia, washington d.c., hawaii
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Overheard 2 (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Manson Law, a celebrated stockbroker in Hong Kong, is injured in a car accident. The police, led by Inspector Jack Ho, discovers a military surveillance device in the car wreck. Meanwhile, the wiretapper Joe Szema is unveiling his extensive plan ...
Style: disturbing, exciting, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: crimes, vendetta, surveillance, wiretap, insider trading, intrigue, cat versus mouse, conspiracy, criminal, evil plot, organized crime, stock broker ...
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Genocidal Organ (2017)
Genre: Animation, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The war on terror exploded, literally, the day Sarajevo was destroyed by a homemade nuclear device. The leading democracies transformed into total surveillance states, and the developing world has drowned under a wave of genocides. The mysterious ...
Style: brutal, exciting, confusing, depressing
Plot: special agents, military, conspiracy, psychological manipulation, swat team, genocide, political conspiracy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fictional war, gunfight, dilemma, philosophy ...
Time: near future
Place: prague
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Wing Chun (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Martial arts expert Wing Chun battles bandits in this magical film that provides as many laughs as it does wallops. Besides horse thieves, Wing Chun must deal with the men around her who simply can't handle a strong, independent woman. ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, female martial artist, fight, female warrior, wing chun, wiretap, karate, feminist, femdom, strong female lead, protection ...
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The Rat Pack (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After a brief flash-forward to Frank Sinatra as an old man, saying "I miss my guys," the movie's main narrative begins during high points in the solo careers of the Rat Pack: Dean Martin has become a big success despite the breakup of ...
Style: serious, realistic, talky, sentimental
Plot: mafia, racism, kennedy family, usa president, music, hollywood, wiretap, presidential candidate, nightclub, friendship, interracial relations, showbiz ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century
Place: las vegas
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J. Edgar (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: As the face of law enforcement in America for almost 50 years, J. Edgar Hoover was feared and admired, reviled and revered. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life.
Style: factual, melancholic, compassionate, political, thought provoking ...
Plot: gay, fbi, corruption, surveillance, investigation, homosexual, crimes, ambition, notoriety, politics, gangsters, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 1920s, 60s, 1940s, 1930s, 50s ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., new jersey
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Intelligence (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Intelligence is a Vancouver-based television crime drama starring Ian Tracey and Klea Scott that aired on the CBC. With its pilot first airing on November 28, 2005, the series began regular broadcasting on October 10, 2006. CBC reaired the pilot on ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: partners, boss, cia, gangsters, investigation, workplace situations, crimes, criminal heroes, workplace, law enforcement, undercover, unlikely partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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Black Book (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Netherlands, Germany, UK, Belgium
Duration: 145 min.
Story: In the Nazi-occupied Netherlands during World War II, a Jewish singer infiltrates the regional Gestapo headquarters for the Dutch resistance.
Style: tense, suspense, epic, erotic, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: world war two, holocaust, jewish, spy, nazi, war, espionage, atrocity, life is a bitch, nazism, twists and turns, revenge ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, year 1944, year 1956, 20th century ...
Place: netherlands, holland, israel, germany, poland ...
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Anyway, He's Definitely Dead (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A comedy about two men who meet in a detached house in the Stockholm archipelago to write a play, hunt roe dear, hava a sauna and relax. But a tabloid got a news story about the authors and sends a journalist to take photographs and bug their ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: sauna, investigative reporter, deer hunting, wiretap, media, journalism, artists and showbiz, domestic disturbance, disorder, island, accidental killing, mother ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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Prince of the City (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: New York City detective Daniel Ciello agrees to help the United States Department of Justice help eliminate corruption in the police department, as long as he will not have to turn in any close friends. In doing so, Ciello uncovers a conspiracy ...
Style: neo noir, tense, realistic, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: police, gangsters, corruption, drug addiction, lawyer, whistleblower, redemption, fighting the system, betrayal, crimes, police investigation, spy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, virginia, washington d.c.
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Lies (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A story about the bizarre sexual relations of 38-year-old married man J and 18-year-old student Y. After an initial encounter, they embark on a sexual odyssey that visits the realms of obsession and sadomasochism.
Style: erotic, sexy, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: age difference, sexual sadism, sexual obsession, pervert, s&m, phone sex, oral sex, sexual perversion, sexual relations, deviant sex, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction ...
Place: europe, france, asia, korea, paris france
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The White Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In this swordfighting comedy, a young noblewoman falls in love with a prince of the Imperial House. By accident, she acquires the martial arts skills of the White Dragon. New in her power, she learns that there are definite advantages in performing ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, tragic hero, good versus evil, adventure, love affair, heroic mission, daring rescue, escapades, intrigue, rivalry, fall in love, royal family ...
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Our Country (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set in Milan, where people's lives are invisibly lead by money in its different shapes: too much, too little, stolen, earned, visible and even impalpable. The money flows from one story to the next, from one person to the other, becoming the ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, bleak
Plot: embezzlement, investigation, law enforcement, crimes, fighting crime, stock broker, dishonesty, misfit, life is a bitch, couple relations, male female relationship, money ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
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5 Card Stud (1968)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The players in an ongoing poker game are being mysteriously killed off, one by one.
Style: suspense, melancholic, surreal, twist ending, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: poker, murder, gambling, serial killer, mystery, police investigation, cheating at cards, violence, revenge, gunfight, vigilante, chase ...
Time: 19th century, 60s
Place: texas, colorado, denver colorado, usa
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King Kong vs. Godzilla (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After a 7 year hiatus, Godzilla returned to the screen to take on King Kong in the 3rd film in the Godzilla franchise. A pharmaceutical company captures King Kong and brings him to Japan, where he escapes from captivity and battles a recently ...
Style: psychotronic, ridiculous, satirical, talky, light ...
Plot: godzilla, king kong, monster, dinosaur, giant monster, monkey, island, giant ape, jungle, satire, giant creature, fight ...
Time: prehistoric times, 60s
Place: tokyo, japan, mount fuji
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Monte Walsh (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Monte Walsh is an aging cowboy facing the ending days of the Wild West era. As barbed wire and railways steadily eliminate the need for the cowboy, Monte and his friends are left with fewer and fewer options. New work opportunities are available to ...
Style: funny, realistic, serious, sentimental, gloomy ...
Plot: aging, working class, guilty pleasure, heroes, small town, graphic violence, bittersweet, social relations, friends, wiretap, lone wolves, lifestyle ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, usa
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Tai Chi II (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young Tai Chi master fights Opium smugglers with the aid of his powerful braid while wooing a girl.
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, tai chi, kung fu, rebellion, fight, teachers and students, wooing, drug dealing, adventure, heroes, escapades, undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, asia, hong kong
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Last Hero in China (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, History
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jet Li stars in this comic spectacle as a Chinese "Robin Hood" who stumbles upon a kidnapping scheme after unwittingly opening a martial arts school next to a brothel!
Style: scenic, semi serious, epic, humorous, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, medieval, fight, master warrior, folk hero, one man army, heroes, kidnapping, robin hood, wiretap, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: china, asia
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Volcano High (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Volcano High School is marking its 108th. Every student is a martial arts expert, so it is not surprising to see tea leaves moving in the shape of dragons or hallway windows shattering into bits with no one touching them. At Volcano High, the legend ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, exciting, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, high school, vengeance, teenager, good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, transformation, supernatural ability, fish out of water, haunted by the past, goofy hero ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, korea, south korea
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The Hi-Lo Country (1998)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An intimate story of the enduring bond of friendship between two hard-living men, set against a sweeping backdrop: the American West, post-World War II, in its twilight. Pete and Big Boy are masters of the prairie, but ultimately face trickier ...
Style: realistic, stylized, sexy, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: friendship, infidelity, cattle ranch, cowboy, desert, gunfight, love triangle, introspection, homecoming, human nature, world war two, coming of age ...
Time: post world war two
Place: new mexico, pearl harbor, california, new jersey, texas ...
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House of Fury (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Teddy Yu is a former secret agent turned chiropractor who thought he left his past behind. He teaches martial arts to his two kids. However, his past catches up to him as a rogue agent demands to know the whereabouts of an agent known as Dragon. ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, light, realistic ...
Plot: martial arts, young heroes, parents and children, heroes, daring rescue, siblings relations, family relations, kung fu, fight, secret agents, youth, twins ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china, hong kong
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Spun (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Over the course of three days Ross, a college dropout addicted to crystal-meth, encounters a variety of oddball folks - including a stripper named Nikki and her boyfriend, the local meth producer, The Cook - but all he really wants to do is hook up ...
Style: psychedelic, disturbing, surreal, psychological, rough ...
Plot: drugs, drug addiction, drug abuse, drug addict, stripper, addiction, drugged, masturbation, methamphetamine, self destructing, older woman younger woman relationship, sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, las vegas
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