Diversion movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant diversion movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, suspense, entertaining, surprise ending, weird and serious films and TV shows about / with diversion, violence, chase, murder, gun, death, weapons, revenge, danger and kidnapping plots mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, China and other countries.
diversion movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as diversion: The Bomber (2011), Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018), Call Fire for Ourselves (1963), Plan A (2021), Don't Look Up (2021), xXx (2002), Nobel Son (2007), No Country for Old Men (2007), 100 Rifles (1969), The Suicide Squad (2021).

List of diversion movies

The Bomber (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Russia, Ukraine
Duration: 181 min.
Story: During World War II, a soviet aircraft crashes on Nazi-occupied territory. But the pilot Grivtsov and his beloved radio operator Katya miraculously survive. Another survivor is flight navigator Linko, who ejected from the plane. Each of them has to ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, sad
Plot: behind enemy lines, world war two, soviet army, survival, great patriotic war, traitor, sabotage, soldier, airplane shot down, social relations, diversion, love affair ...
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Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, France, Norway, UK
Duration: 147 min.
Story: When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfil his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against ...
Style: epic, slasher, bloody, political, surprise ending ...
Plot: spy, terrorist, espionage, violence, tough guy, female spy, fistfight, deception, secret agents, countdown, race against time, plutonium ...
Time: 2010s
Place: kashmir, ireland, london, rome italy, germany ...
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Call Fire for Ourselves (1963)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 317 min.
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Story: In the Soviet village occupied by the Germans, a resistance group occurs, led by a modest girl Anna Morozova. For each victory (important, albeit small on a scale of the war) they have to pay a heavy price.
Style: bleak, thought provoking, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, espionage, partisan, fight, behind enemy lines, diversion, occupation, bombing, life is a bitch, brutality, violence, women ...
Time: 1940s
Place: ussr, russia
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Plan A (2021)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Israel
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Germany 1945, Max, a Jewish Holocaust survivor, meets a radical group of Jewish resistance fighters, who, like him, lost all hope for their future after they were robbed of their existence and their entire families were killed by the Nazis. They ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, suspenseful, emotional ...
Plot: saboteur, holocaust, jew persecution, jewish life, holocaust survivor, diversion, secret mission, revenge, world war two, water, jewish
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Don't Look Up (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Two low-level astronomers, upon discovering that a meteor will strike the Earth in six months, go on a media tour to try to warn the world but find an unreceptive and unbelieving populace.
Style: funny, apocalyptic, thought provoking, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: date night
Plot: asteroid, end of the world, disaster, comet, meteorite, astronaut, save the world, natural disaster, social satire, climate change, chaos, politics ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 1994, 2020s, distant future
Place: washington d.c., usa, michigan, illinois, new york ...
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xXx (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Xander Cage is your standard adrenaline junkie with no fear and a lousy attitude. When the US Government "recruits" him to go on a mission, he's not exactly thrilled. His mission: to gather information on an organization that may just ...
Style: suspense, rough, exciting, humorous, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, kids, teens
Plot: adventure, chase, lone hero, secret agents, spy, undercover, heroic mission, extreme sport, tough heroes, espionage, mission, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: prague, europe, washington d.c., california, czech republic ...
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Nobel Son (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Soon after his insufferably arrogant father wins the Nobel Prize for chemistry, Barkley Michaelson is kidnapped by Thaddeus James, a young genius who claims to be Barkley's illegitimate half-brother. Motivated not so much by money as revenge, ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: kidnapping, nobel prize, ransom, college, professor, husband wife relationship, dark humor, cons and scams, twists and turns, confined, family relations, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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No Country for Old Men (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Llewelyn Moss stumbles upon dead bodies, $2 million and a hoard of heroin in a Texas desert, but methodical killer Anton Chigurh comes looking for it, with local sheriff Ed Tom Bell hot on his trail. The roles of prey and predator blur as the ...
Style: neo noir, suspense, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: hitman, crimes, psychopath, desert, serial killer, human nature, brutality, greed, peril, sheriff, assassin, death ...
Time: 20th century, year 1980, 80s
Place: texas, el paso texas, mexico, austin texas, usa ...
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100 Rifles (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When half-breed Indian Yaqui Joe robs an Arizona bank, he is pursued by dogged lawman Lyedecker. Fleeing to Mexico, Joe is imprisoned by General Verdugo, who is waging a war against the Yaqui Indians. When Lyedecker attempts to intervene, he is ...
Style: political, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, train, ambush, native american, cowboy, woman with a gun, battles, village, bank, interracial romance, lust, revolutionary ...
Time: 1910s, 60s
Place: mexico, arizona, latin america, usa, sonora ...
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The Suicide Squad (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The continuing escapades of the Suicide Squad.
Style: intense, entertaining, funny, feminist film, epic ...
Plot: superhero, fight scenes, villain turns good, supernatural ability, gory violence, alien monster, super villain, violence, graphic violence, extreme violence, female warrior, alien creature ...
Time: 2020s
Place: usa, washington d.c., louisiana, south america
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Malice (1993)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A tale about a happily married couple who would like to have children. Tracy teaches infants, Andy's a college professor. Things are never the same after she is taken to hospital and operated upon by Jed, a "know all" doctor.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, tense, sexy ...
Plot: mystery, femme fatale, double life, murder, twists and turns, investigation, serial killer, cheating, married couple, insurance scam, dishonesty, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, victorian era
Place: boston, massachusetts
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Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: President Lincoln's mother is killed by a supernatural creature, which fuels his passion to crush vampires and their slave-owning helpers.
Style: gothic, stylized, exciting, dark fantasy, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, vampire hunter, undead, american civil war, tough heroes, president, violence, monster, civil war, head of state, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century, 60s, 20th century, 1830s, 1810s ...
Place: washington d.c., usa, new orleans, indiana
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2 Fast 2 Furious (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: It's a major double-cross when former police officer Brian O'Conner teams up with his ex-con buddy Roman Pearce to transport a shipment of "dirty" money for shady Miami-based import-export dealer Carter Verone. But the guys are ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, serious, humorous, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: car, street racing, car chase, car race, chase, race, twists and turns, heroes, sports car, unlikely partners, undercover agent, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: florida, usa, los angeles, miami
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Men in Black: International (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Continuing adventures of the crime fighting duo Jenko and Schmidt.
Style: psychotronic, buddy comedy, funny, epic, buddy movie ...
Plot: alien, extraterrestrial, superhero, creature, alien race, secret organization, alien life-form, chase, shape shifting alien, teamwork, secret agents, agent ...
Time: 2010s, year 1996, year 1986, 90s, year 2016 ...
Place: brooklyn new york city, paris france, london, new york, naples italy ...
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Zombeavers (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: College friends find their weekend of sex and debauchery ruined when deadly zombie beavers swarm their riverside cabin.
Style: absurd, scary, humorous, sexy, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, beaver, monster, mutant, mutation, sorority girl, bear, death, brutality, stupidity, deadly creature, mad scientist ...
Time: 80s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Shoplifters (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After one of their shoplifting sessions, Osamu and his son come across a little girl in the freezing cold. At first reluctant to shelter the girl, Osamu’s wife agrees to take care of her after learning of the hardships she faces. Although the ...
Style: sexual, art house, thought provoking, compassionate, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: poverty, shoplifting, poor family, father son relationship, theft, husband wife relationship, social realism, secret, child abduction, beach, shoplifter, orphan ...
Time: 2010s
Place: tokyo, japan
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Star Trek Beyond (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The USS Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a mysterious new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test.
Style: futuristic, entertaining, exciting, humorous, light ...
Plot: star trek, space opera, alien, space travel, teleportation, alien race, good versus evil, space battle, alien planet, stranded, chase, female humanoid alien ...
Time: future, 23rd century
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Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Sam Witwicky leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life. But when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the Transformers' war.
Style: entertaining, exciting, surreal, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, robot, transforming robot, alien, military, giant robots, alien invasion, chaos, technology, vengeance, battles ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century, 2000s, stone age ...
Place: egypt, virginia, washington d.c., new york, philadelphia ...
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The 6th Day (2000)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Futuristic action about a man who meets a clone of himself and stumbles into a grand conspiracy about clones taking over the world.
Style: futuristic, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, philosophical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: cyberpunk, cloning, lookalikes, dystopic future, genetic engineering, clones, conspiracy, murder, rivalry, dishonesty, one against many, apocalypse ...
Time: future, year 2000, 2010s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: argentina, patagonia
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A Quiet Place (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, psychological, surprise ending ...
Plot: post apocalypse, creature, monster, survival, sign language, survival horror, silence, pregnancy, alien, self sacrifice, child in peril, creature feature ...
Time: near future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: new york state
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Kundo: Age of the Rampant (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Set in the 19th century, when lowly butcher Dol Moo-Chi refuses to carry out an assignment, his failure causes tragedy to unfold upon his family and himself. As Dol Moo-Chi is about to be executed, a group of righteous thieves known as Kundo arrive.
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: folk hero, fight, rebellion, injustice, adventure, martial arts, vengeance, good versus evil, political unrest, rebelliousness, rivalry, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: korea, asia, east asia
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The Hurt Locker (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Forced to play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse in the chaos of war, an elite Army bomb squad unit must come together in a city where everyone is a potential enemy and every object could be a deadly bomb.
Style: suspense, realistic, tense, emotional, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: iraq war, military, terrorism, soldier, army, war, sniper, bomb, bomb squad, marines, gulf war, terrorist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2004
Place: iraq, middle east, baghdad iraq, new york
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It (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In a small town in Maine, seven children known as The Losers Club come face to face with life problems, bullies and a monster that takes the shape of a clown called Pennywise.
Style: scary, suspense, epic, slasher, psychotronic ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: monster, killer clown, small town, evil clown, clown, fear, missing person, child, death of brother, good versus evil, supernatural horror, school ...
Time: year 1989, 80s, year 1988
Place: maine
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Chernobyl Diaries (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of six tourists looking to go off the beaten path, hire an 'extreme tour guide'. Ignoring warnings, he takes them into the city of Pripyat, the former home to the workers of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor, but a deserted town since ...
Style: scary, suspense, atmospheric, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: stranded, tourist, mutant, death, nuclear power plant, virus, abandoned building, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother brother relationship, radiation, brutality, abandoned city ...
Place: chernobyl, ukraine, kiev ukraine, london, rome italy ...
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Splinter (2008)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When their plans for a nature trip go awry, Polly and boyfriend Seth decide to check into a motel. On their way, they're carjacked and kidnapped by low-rent crooks Dennis and Lacey, who take the victims and their SUV to a nearby gas station. ...
Style: scary, macabre, psychological, suspense, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: infected, infection, creature, monster, zombie, virus, death, supernatural, transformation, parasite, body horror, weekend ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oklahoma, usa
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The Rescuers (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: What can two little mice possibly do to save an orphan girl who's fallen into evil hands? With a little cooperation and faith in oneself, anything is possible! As members of the mouse-run International Rescue Aid Society, Bernard and Miss ...
Style: light, touching, feel good, colourful, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, disney, adventure, heroes, talking animals, childhood, rescue, mouse, kidnapping, good versus evil, chase, on the run ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, new orleans, louisiana
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The Great Train Robbery (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In Victorian England, a master criminal makes elaborate plans to steal a shipment of gold from a moving train.
Style: suspense, intense, talky, tense, exciting ...
Plot: heist, train robbery, crimes, safecracker, gold, robbery, british, betrayal, gangsters, train travel, master criminal, perfect crime ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1850s, 70s
Place: england, london, europe
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Chaos (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two cops, a rookie and a grizzled vet, pursue an accomplished bank robber.
Style: exciting, surprise ending, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robbery, robbery, police detective, investigation, police investigation, crimes, twists and turns, hostage, gangsters, surveillance, heist, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, san francisco
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The A-Team (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A group of Iraq War veterans goes on the run from U.S. military forces while they try to clear their names after being framed for a crime they didn't commit. Along the way, Col. Hannibal Smith, Capt. H.M. ‘Howling Mad’ Murdock , Sgt. Bosco ...
Style: exciting, ridiculous, semi serious, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, chase, team, ex military, cia, conspiracy, mercenary, twists and turns, frame up, prison escape, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, year 2010, 2000s ...
Place: colorado, california, frankfurt germany, baghdad iraq, los angeles ...
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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: For Peter Parker, life is busy. Between taking out the bad guys as Spider-Man and spending time with the person he loves, Gwen Stacy, high school graduation cannot come quickly enough. Peter has not forgotten about the promise he made to Gwen’s ...
Style: serious, emotional, entertaining, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: superhero, heroes, superhuman powers, double life, spider man character, good versus evil, save the day, death of girlfriend, protector, transformation, secret identity, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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