Plutonium movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant plutonium movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, cult film and exciting films and TV shows about / with plutonium, nuclear, danger, explosion, murder, race against time, heroes, helicopter, chases and races and terrorism plots mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as plutonium: Pu-239 (2006), Back to the Future (1985), Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018), Silkwood (1983), The Expendables 2 (2012), The Manhattan Project (1986), Touch and Die (1992), The Man Who Stole the Sun (1979), Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979), Thunder Run (1985).

List of plutonium movies

 6.8
 4K
Pu-239 (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A worker at a Russian nuclear facility gets exposed to a lethal dose of radiation. In order to provide for his family, he steals some plutonium and sets out to sell it on Moscow's black market with the help of an incompetent criminal.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: radiation, plutonium, manhunt, radiation poisoning, life is a bitch, uncover truth, dishonesty, race against time, contamination, nuclear war, nuclear radiation, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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Back to the Future (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Eighties teenager Marty McFly is accidentally sent back in time to 1955, inadvertently disrupting his parents' first meeting and attracting his mother's romantic interest. Marty must repair the damage to history by rekindling his ...
Style: feel good, exciting, light, funny, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, girls' night, date night
Plot: time travel, teenager, time machine, destiny, mad scientist, changing the past or future, adventure, inventor, time loop, scientist, time paradox, escapades ...
Time: future, 80s, 50s, year 1985, year 1955 ...
Place: usa, california
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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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 7.1
 21K
Silkwood (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: The story of Karen Silkwood, a metallurgy worker at a plutonium processing plant who was purposefully contaminated, psychologically tortured and possibly murdered to prevent her from exposing blatant worker safety violations at the plant.
Style: thought provoking, serious, disturbing, bleak, sad ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: conspiracy, whistleblower, working class, workplace, women, research, environmental, fighting the system, contamination, uncover truth, corporate crime, lesbian ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s, year 1974
Place: oklahoma, usa, washington d.c., california
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The Expendables 2 (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, China
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Mr. Church reunites the Expendables for what should be an easy paycheck, but when one of their men is murdered on the job, their quest for revenge puts them deep in enemy territory and up against an unexpected threat.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, ex military, mercenary, tough guy, tough heroes, hotshot, revenge, fistfight, battles, machismo, villain, violent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2010s, year 2012
Place: europe, china, new orleans, paris france, nepal ...
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The Manhattan Project (1986)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Named after the World War II-era program, the plot revolves around a gifted high school student who decides to construct a nuclear bomb for a national science fair. The film's underlying theme involves the Cold War of the 1980s when government ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, humorous, bad ending ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teenager, nuclear, runaway, bomb, military, whistleblower, heist, scientist, plutonium, laboratory, betrayal, science ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, new york state
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Gamera: Guardian of the Universe (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A hibernating species of giant carnivorous bird is awakened on a Japanese island shortly after the Japanese military encounters an unidentified mass moving beneath the water off-shore.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, giant monster, space and aliens, creature feature, giant bird, plutonium, giant creature, supernatural, misfit, superhero, good versus evil, deadly creature ...
Time: prehistory
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
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 5.3
 101
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, american, industrial espionage, father daughter relationship, scientist, presidential candidate, political campaign, police officer killed ...
Place: rome italy, paris france, dallas texas, africa, europe
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The Man Who Stole the Sun (1979)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 147 min.
Story: A high-school teacher (Kenji Sawada) builds an atomic bomb to hold Tokyo hostage, then cannot decide what he wants.
Style: philosophical, exciting, tense, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: terrorism, atomic bomb, sexploitation, professor, mental disorder, plutonium, high school teacher, satire, car chase, radiation, nuclear threat, dark humor ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
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Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After "The Poseidon Adventure", in which the ship got flipped over by a tidal wave, the ship drifts bottom-up in the sea. While the passengers are still on board waiting to be rescued, two rivaling salvage parties enter the ship on search ...
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: disaster, survival, ship, natural disaster, sinking ship, adventure, shipwreck, race against time, catastrophe, cruise, escapades, ocean liner ...
Time: 80s, future, 70s
Place: san francisco
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 5.0
 359
Thunder Run (1985)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A vicious band of nuclear terrorists is threatening America's atomic weapons research. Truck jockey Charlie Morrison (Forrest Tucker) volunteers for a last-ditch, suicide scheme to lure them into a trap, baited with a vital shipment of ...
Style: road movie, surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: truck, car, truck driver, terrorist, chase, soldier, drag racing, veteran, bar fight, korean war veteran, plutonium, waitress ...
Time: 80s
Place: las vegas, nevada
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 5.2
 12K
Vivegam (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: A group of counter-terrorism agents are brought in to track down a man who was once the head of their squad, and is believed to have gone rogue.
Style: intense
Plot: plutonium, interpol, nuclear, nunchaku, gunfight, sword, superstar, secret agents, macho man, frame up, army, conspiracy ...
Place: india, slovenia, russia, serbia
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 2.8
 303
Shapeshifter (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Romania
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Alex Brown inherits the awesome task of saving his ex-secret agent parents and protecting the planet from evil powers bent on controlling the world's plutonium supply. To do this Alex uses his new found magical shapeshifting power.
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: shapeshifting, gypsy, spy, plutonium, kidnapping, teenage life, family relations, wizards and magicians, rescue, young heroes, family, escapades ...
Place: romania
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The Sum of All Fears (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When the president of Russia suddenly dies, a man whose politics are virtually unknown succeeds him. The change in political leaders sparks paranoia among American CIA officials, so CIA director Bill Cabot recruits a young analyst to supply insight ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, exciting, political, tense ...
Plot: cold war, spy, cia, espionage, terrorism, nuclear bomb, nuclear war, terrorist, white house, nuclear explosion, covert operation, nuclear threat ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 70s, 2000s ...
Place: maryland, russia, israel, washington d.c., middle east ...
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 7.2
 1K
Copenhagen (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No one knows for sure what transpired when German physicist Werner Heisenberg met with his Jewish Danish counterpart, Niels Bohr, in Copenhagen -- the event became the stuff of modern scientific mythology. Director Howard Davies puts his spin on the ...
Style: captivating, serious, thought provoking, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: scientist, world war two, moral dilemma, prodigy, inventions and discoveries, friendship, politics, state affairs, society, wartime life, super weapon, nuclear threat ...
Time: 1940s
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen
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 7.3
 501K
Tenet (2020)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Plot unknown. The project is described as an action epic revolving around international espionage.
Style: unusual plot structure, suspense, mind bending, tense, surprise ending ...
Plot: time travel, time paradox, time, time loop, save the world, alternate timeline, quantum physics, espionage, terrorism, cia agent, time traveler, secret agents ...
Time: future, 2020s, 2010s
Place: mumbai india, india, london, vietnam, kiev ukraine ...
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 6.1
 4K
Spy Time (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Adolfo, a thirty something security guard, is going through a bad patch. Not only his lifetime girlfriend has just to finished with him to be a guy with no ambition but, moreover, he becomes the target of a series of thugs led by Vázquez, a ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: secret agents, spy, misfit, espionage, secret identity, save the day, fish out of water, master villain, undercover, disorder, parents and children, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe
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 6.3
 31K
My Spy (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A hardened CIA operative finds himself at the mercy of a precocious 9-year-old girl, having been sent undercover to surveil her family.
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: spy, cia agent, crimes, odd couple, female agent, muscleman, adventure, undercover agent, secret, child in peril, little girl, partners ...
Time: contemporary, future, 2020s, 2010s
Place: berlin germany, paris france, washington d.c., ukraine, langley virginia ...
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Midnight in Saint Petersburg (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Russia, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Harry Palmer heads a private investigation business based in Moscow. His associates are Nikolai "Nick" Petrov (Jason Connery), ex-CIA agent Craig (Michael Sarrazin), and ex-KGB Colonel Gradsky (Lev Prygunov). They take on the job of ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, eurospy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, private detective, law enforcement, james bond spoof, kgb, nuclear threat, dishonesty, save the day, undercover, crimes, heroes, state affairs ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: russia, europe
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American Assassin (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Following the murder of his fiancée, Mitch Rapp trains under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: cia, spy, counter terrorism, terrorist, terrorism, revenge, kickboxing, training, mentor, assassin, beach, vigilantism ...
Time: 2010s
Place: romania, warsaw poland, istanbul turkey, italy, virginia ...
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Fat Man and Little Boy (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 127 min.
Story: This film reenacts the Manhattan Project, the secret wartime project in New Mexico where the first atomic bombs were designed and built.
Style: factual, intense, suspense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, nuclear bomb, atomic bomb, scientist, military, politics, idealism, ego clash, moral dilemma, soldier, scientific research, physicist ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, 20th century, year 1945
Place: usa, new mexico, russia, germany
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The Plutonium Incident (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A worker at a nuclear power plant finds life in danger after she points out unsafe conditions.
Plot: security, nuclear power, plutonium, working conditions, union, radiation sickness, nuclear reactor, intrigue, nuclear power plant, accident, nuclear, radioactivity ...
Place: oregon
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 8.0
 852K
The Martian (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Hungary, Jordan
Duration: 144 min.
Story: During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw ...
Style: futuristic, biting, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: survival, mars, nasa, space travel, stranded, science, astronaut, isolation, struggle for survival, scientist, left for dead, food shortage ...
Time: 2030s, 21st century, future
Place: china, usa, london, houston texas, pasadena california ...
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 4.7
 153
Under the Gun (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A St. Louis cop, Mike Braxton (Sam Jones), receives an urgent call for help from his brother Tony (Nick Cassavetes), a small time thief in Los Angeles. Mike rushes to LA and finds that his brother has been murdered and his brother Tony's ...
Plot: police officer, revenge, lawyer, fistfight, nightclub, terrorist, heist, hitman, death of brother, police officer killed, kidnapping, sarcasm ...
Place: los angeles, st. louis missouri
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The President's Man (2000)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To many, Joshua McCord (Chuck Norris) is a charismatic Asian studies professor. To the President of the United States, he's America's greatest secret weapon; a covert operative charged with only the most sensitive and dangerous missions.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue mission, hostage, race against time, adventure, save the day, daring rescue, escapades, undercover, head of state, state affairs, missing person, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: colombia, washington d.c., brazil, latin america
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 5.2
 621
Countdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Terror from within by Yury Felshtinsky and Alexander Litvinenko, representing them as parts of the plan masterminded and sponsored by exiled tycoon Pokrovsky (obvious hint at Boris Berezovsky in real life) and aimed to discredit Russian security ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: terrorism, hostage, undercover, heroic mission, crimes, rivalry, adventure, murder, circus, heroes, confined, plutonium ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, rome italy
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 6.0
 83K
G.I. Jane (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A female Senator succeeds in enrolling a woman into Combined Reconnaissance Team training where everyone expects her to fail.
Style: suspense, political, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, boys' night
Plot: strong female lead, strong female character, army, military, female soldier, fighting the system, soldier, basic training, sexism, female protagonist, feminism, officers and cadets ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: libya, israel, middle east, usa
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Edge of Darkness (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 307 min.
TV show
Story: The mysterious murder of an environmental activist leads her straight-laced father, an Inspector of the local police force, through a haunting revelation of the murkiness of the British Nuclear Policy of the eighties.
Style: political, mind bending, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: revenge, conspiracy, nuclear, murder, legal investigation, nypd, murder mystery, loss of daughter, death, daughter, father, politics ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: northern england, yorkshire, europe, england
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The Devil, Probably (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In order to be technically free of the mortal sin of suicide, a young man who has given up on the world pays a drug-addict to shoot him. Charles (Antoine Monnier), who is a student, has tried political action and investigated the claims of religion ...
Style: art house, realistic, serious, thought provoking, psychological ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: suicide, female nudity, existentialism, post war, loser, friendship, drug abuse, redemption, politics, city life, alcohol abuse, introspection ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, paris france, ussr, mediterranean sea
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 5.2
 4K
Detonator (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Croatia, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a renegade Russian general sends a nuclear bomb hurtling toward the Middle East aboard a hijacked train, special agents are dispatched to disarm the deadly device. Ten tons of steel and one ounce of hot plutonium are now riding roughshod ...
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, hijacking, railway, spy, general, gulf war, scientist, mercenary, hostage, heroes, terrorism, catastrophe ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, russia, ussr, middle east, iran ...
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