Recruiting movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant recruiting movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspenseful, clever, serious, suspense and interesting films and TV shows about / with recruiting, heist, dialogue, storytelling, crimes, runaway, mentor, caper, crime and chase plots mostly in Crime, Drama and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
recruiting movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as recruiting: Sanctuary (2008), Tower Heist (2011), Robo-G (2012), Assault of the Party Nerds (1989), The Iron Ladies (2000), The Hunley (1999), Plan C (2012), Who's Minding the Mint? (1967), The Usual Suspects (1995), Topkapi (1964).

List of recruiting movies

Sanctuary (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of the beautiful, enigmatic and always surprising Dr. Helen Magnus, a brilliant scientist who holds the secrets of a clandestine population called Abnormals - a group of strange and sometimes terrifying beings that hide among humans. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: supernatural, transformation, mutant, scientist, laboratory, team, experiment, rescue, crimes, crime, research, protector ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2000s
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Tower Heist (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A luxury condo manager leads a staff of workers to seek payback on the Wall Street swindler who defrauded them. With only days until the billionaire gets away with the perfect crime, the unlikely crew of amateur thieves enlists the help of petty ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, suspense ...
Plot: heist, safecracker, skyscraper, thanksgiving, thief, fbi, robbery, unlikely criminals, perfect crime, righting the wronged, crime, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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Hansel & Gretel: Warriors of Witchcraft (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jonah and Ella Mazer are typical teenagers, but strange and frightening things are happening at their new school. They learn that all of their classmates are descendants of witches -- and the two are destined to die.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: teenage life, young heroes, supernatural ability, supernatural, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, danger, hopes, heroes, twins, witchcraft, social relations ...
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Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: King Arthur, accompanied by his squire, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir-Lancelot and Sir Galahad the Pure. On the way, Arthur battles the Black ...
Style: absurd, humorous, surreal, cult film, ironic ...
Plot: holy grail, monty python, adventure, monk, legends and myths, king arthur, sword fight, knight, courage, disorder, parody, absurd humor ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century
Place: england, europe, xian, scotland yard
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Robo-G (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Hiroki, Koji, and Shinya are engineers working at an air conditioning manufacturer ordered to develop a robot to boost the company's reputation. Just before they are due to present their invention, the robot is destroyed in a freak accident. ...
Plot: engineer, media coverage, geek, media frenzy, old man, saving a life, exhibition, newsreel footage, flatulence, press conference, recruiting, robotics ...
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Assault of the Party Nerds (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: It's Nerds vs. Frats (again) when the Nerds use a wing-ding party as a recruiting tactic. The jocks are out to spoil the party and harass the nerds. This is a video-only release.
Style: not serious, humorous, sexy
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: rivalry, youth, nerd, drinking, party, dormitory, athlete, stupidity, recruitment, enemy, fraternity, idiot ...
Time: 80s
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The Iron Ladies (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Thailand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The two main characters, Mon and Jung, play two gay transvestites, who had been constantly overlooked by volleyball coaches because of their appearance. However, when a local team changes coaches, the new coach holds tryouts for a new team. When Mon ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, inspirational, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: transsexual, transvestite, volleyball, gay, coming out, gender bending, transvestism, against the odds, gay athlete, youth, contests and competitions, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand, california, london
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The Hunley (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: CSS Hunley tells the incredible true story of the crew of the manually propelled submarine CSS Hunley, during the siege of Charleston of 1864. It is a story of heroism in the face of adversity, the Hunley being the first submersible to sink an enemy ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, captivating
Plot: submarine, american civil war, civil war, war, political unrest, isolation, anti hero, ocean or sea, failed attempt, weapon system, battles, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1800s, year 1995
Place: south carolina
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Plan C (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ronald Plasmeyer (Ruben Van Der Meer) is a small-time Amsterdam detective, struggling with financial problems because of his gambling habit. When the Chinese crime boss Hao threatens Ronald's ex-wife and son to get his money back, Ronald comes ...
Plot: debt, heist, corrupt cop, hotel room, murder, bathroom, police, pub, toilet, crime investigation, recruiting, career criminal ...
Place: amsterdam
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Who's Minding the Mint? (1967)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A bumbling government employee accidentally destroys a small fortune and decides to break into the US Mint to replace it, but before long everyone wants a slice of the action - and the money.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: heist, safecracker, unlikely criminals, misfit, romance, workplace, crime gone awry, comedy of errors, down on your luck, cons and scams, forgery, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s
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The Usual Suspects (1995)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Held in an L.A. interrogation room, Verbal Kint attempts to convince the feds that a mythic crime lord, Keyser Soze, not only exists, but was also responsible for drawing him and his four partners into a multi-million dollar heist that ended with an ...
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, neo noir, plot twist, heist, crimes, interrogation, manipulations, manipulation, dishonesty, criminal, theft, mysterious character ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s, year 1981
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, los angeles, hungary, turkey
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Topkapi (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Arthur Simon Simpson is a small-time crook biding his time in Greece. One of his potential victims turns out to be a gentleman thief planning to steal the emerald-encrusted dagger of the Mehmed II from Istanbul's Topkapi Museum.
Style: suspenseful, sexy, clever, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: museum, heist, caper, femme fatale, theft, dagger, smuggling, crime, crimes, cat burglar, gain trust, greek ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s, 50s
Place: greece, turkey, europe, istanbul turkey
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Sneakers (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: When shadowy U.S. intelligence agents blackmail a reformed computer hacker and his eccentric team of security experts into stealing a code-breaking 'black box' from a Soviet-funded genius, they uncover a bigger conspiracy. Now, he and his ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, twists and turns, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hacker, computer cracker, betrayal, partners, conspiracy, top secret, manipulation, crimes, crime, manipulations, company, surveillance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 60s, 1960s, 1990s ...
Place: san francisco, russia
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The Shield and the Sword (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union, Poland, East Germany
Duration: 344 min.
TV show
Story: Soviet spy film , based on a novel by Vadim Kozhevnikov, who was Secretary of the Soviet Writers' Union.
Plot: third reich, soviet, secret agents, soviet spy, world war two, secret agent, spy, concentration camp, agent, recruitment, internment camp, nazism ...
Time: 1940s
Place: soviet union, russia
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Sexy Beast (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The idyllic life of retired safecracker Gal is put at risk when a psychotic gangster from his past arrives at his villa in southern Spain, intent on bringing him out of retirement for one last job.
Style: captivating, serious, cynical, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, hunting, retired, one last job, crime, crimes, murder, gangsters, manipulation, manipulations, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, england, europe, london, california
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Ronin (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A briefcase with undisclosed contents – sought by Irish terrorists and the Russian mob – makes its way into criminals' hands. An Irish liaison assembles a squad of mercenaries, or 'ronin', and gives them the thorny task of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, secret agents, car chase, espionage, mafia, escapades, undercover, chases and races, chase, dishonesty, betrayal, irish ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: france, paris france, french riviera, europe, nice france
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Ocean's Eleven (2001)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Less than 24 hours into his parole, charismatic thief Danny Ocean is already rolling out his next plan: In one night, Danny's hand-picked crew of specialists will attempt to steal more than $150 million from three Las Vegas casinos. But to ...
Style: witty, clever, exciting, twists and turns, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: heist, perfect crime, cons and scams, outsmarting, scheme, thief, casino, group of criminals, crime, buddies, crimes, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, atlantic city, los angeles, san diego california ...
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Any Number Can Win (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Charles, a sixty-something career criminal, fresh out of jail, rejects his wife's plan for a quiet life of bourgeois respectability. He enlists a former cell mate, Francis, to assist him in pulling off one final score, a carefully planned ...
Style: suspenseful, witty, atmospheric, clever, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, one last job, crime gone awry, heist, storage unit, thief, forgery, confined, aging, dishonesty, gangsters, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, europe, southern france, south of france, cannes ...
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The Maiden Heist (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A comedy centered on three museum security guards who devise a plan to steal back the artworks to which they have become attached after they are transferred to another museum.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, realistic, light ...
Plot: heist, museum, forgery, security guard, unlikely criminals, crimes, crime, buddies, art theft, husband wife relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), happy ending ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, denmark, miami, boston, new jersey
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MacGruber (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ex-special operative MacGruber (Forte) is called back into action to take down his archenemy, Dieter Von Cunth (Kilmer), who's in possession of a nuclear warhead and bent on destroying Washington, DC.
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, funny, satirical ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: undercover, save the world, hotshot hero, escapades, danger, parody, chases and races, uninhibited rivalry, heroic mission, good versus evil, nuclear threat, presumed dead ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: washington d.c., usa, colorado, south dakota, siberia ...
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Loophole (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When architect Stephen Booker loses his partnership, he finds jobs hard to come by, and with money in short supply, he unwittingly becomes involved in a daring scheme to rob one of London's biggest bank vaults.
Plot: heist, bank robbery, sewer, robbery, bank, storage unit, master criminal, recruiting, architect, flood, rain, flooding ...
Place: london, england
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Kelly's Heroes (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A misfit group of World War II American soldiers goes AWOL to rob a bank behind German lines.
Style: semi serious, cynical, suspense, entertaining, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, world war two, gold, behind enemy lines, military, war, german, escapades, soldier, cons and scams, danger, bank ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, germany
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13 Assassins (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan, UK
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A bravado period action film set at the end of Japan's feudal era in which a group of unemployed samurai are enlisted to bring down a sadistic lord and prevent him from ascending to the throne and plunging the country into a war-torn future.
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, intense, suspense ...
Plot: samurai, warrior, battles, massacre, duel, samurai sword, battle, martial arts, suicide, mission, violence, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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The Blind Side (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Oversized African-American, Michael Oher, the teen from across the tracks and a broken home, has nowhere to sleep at age 16. Taken in by an affluent Memphis couple, Michael embarks on a remarkable rise to play for the NFL.
Style: touching, uplifting, motivational, inspirational, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: adoption, human spirit, parents and children, strong female character, american football, interracial relations, rising to stardom, life, family drama, interracial adoption, football, athlete's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tennessee, memphis, california
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The Bank Job (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Terry is a small-time car dealer trying to leave his shady past behind and start a family. Martine is a beautiful model from Terry's old neighbourhood who knows that Terry is no angel. When Martine proposes a foolproof plan to rob a bank, Terry ...
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank robbery, political corruption, murder, blackmail, mafia, extortion, crime, crimes, crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, proposal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: london, england, europe, bahamas, caribbean ...
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Dallas Buyers Club (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Loosely based on the true-life tale of Ron Woodroof, a drug-taking, women-loving, homophobic man who in 1986 was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and given thirty days to live.
Style: psychological, touching, sincere, thought provoking, compassionate ...
Plot: aids, fighting the system, human spirit, transsexual, death, life is a bitch, terminal illness, gay slur, gays and lesbians, treatment, strong sexual content, society ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1985
Place: texas, usa, mexico, amsterdam, tokyo ...
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Occupation (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Three ex-servicemen return to Basra, each for a different reason.
Style: thought provoking, serious, suspenseful, touching, sincere ...
Plot: iraq war, military, military life, selflessness, danger, society, life is a bitch, soldier, war veteran, culture clash, sergeant, war ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: middle east, iraq, dubai, manchester england, manchester
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Grand Slam (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Professor James Anders is a seemingly mild-mannered teacher, an American working in Rio De Janeiro. Anders, bored with years of teaching, decides to put together a team to pull off a diamond heist during the Rio Carnival. Four international experts ...
Style: stylized, clever, cynical, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: storage unit, chase, heist, safecracker, partners, crime gone awry, buddies, golden years, criminal's revenge, crime, crimes, gang ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york, italy, brazil, rio de janeiro, usa ...
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Tuesday (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Four career criminals, two glamorous bank workers and one over-the-hill has-been all happen to be planning a robbery on a London bank on the same day, by sheer coincidence. The two investigating detectives must try and deduce how these seemingly ...
Style: twists and turns, semi serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, master criminal, riddles and clues, disorder, police investigation, crime gone awry, gang, manipulations, criminal heroes, dishonesty, law enforcement, manipulation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
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The Big Swindle (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: South Korea
Duration: 116 min.
Story: After being convicted for fraud, one month has passed since CHOI Chang-Hyuk's release from jail. But this time around he's got and elaborate plan cooked up. It's the biggest bank heist in history that'll make any thief have a wet ...
Style: stylized, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime gone awry, heist, law enforcement, disorder, cons and scams, dishonesty, betrayal, bank robbery, rivalry, crimes, crime, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
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