Undercover movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant undercover movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, realistic, exciting, humorous, entertaining and serious films and TV shows about / with undercover, dialogue, mentor, vengeance, chase, murder, catastrophe, violence, fight scenes and runaway plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as undercover: Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014), The Americans (2013), Barely Lethal (2015), So Undercover (2012), Warehouse 13 (2009), Knight and Day (2010), Mission: Impossible (1996), Revenge (2011), 2 Guns (2013), Akame ga Kill! (2014).

List of undercover movies

Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.
Style: ridiculous, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: spy, secret agents, espionage, secret service, secret organization, mentor, british, undercover, tough guy, chase, secret society, undercover agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2014, year 1997
Place: england, london, united kingdom, britain, kentucky ...
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 8.4
 98K
The Americans (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Set during the Cold War period in the 1980s, The Americans is the story of Elizabeth and Philip Jennings, two Soviet KGB officers posing as an American married couple in the suburbs of Washington D.C. and their neighbor, Stan Beeman, an FBI ...
Style: captivating, exciting, realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: cold war, espionage, spy, kgb, double life, undercover, secret agents, top secret, mole, working undercover, fbi, government agency ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa, ussr
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 5.4
 22K
Barely Lethal (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A 16-year-old international assassin yearning for a "normal" adolescence fakes her own death and enrolls as a senior in a suburban high school. She quickly learns that being popular can be more painful than getting water-boarded.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, ironic, feel good ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenager, teenage life, youth, female agent, female spy, adolescence, high school life, hidden identity, tough girl, undercover, high school, child spy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, moscow russia, berlin germany, chechnya
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 4.9
 20K
So Undercover (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the FBI hires her to go undercover at a college sorority, Molly Morris (Miley Cyrus) must transform herself from a tough, streetwise private investigator to a refined, sophisticated university girl to help protect the daughter of a one-time ...
Style: feel good, witty, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: college, youth, undercover, lifestyle, hidden identity, working undercover, social relations, secret agents, student life, private detective, female protagonist, college life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.6
 53K
Warehouse 13 (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After saving the life of the President, two secret service agents - Myka Bering and Pete Lattimer - find themselves assigned to the top secret Warehouse 13. The Warehouse is a massive, top secret facility that houses dangerous and fantastical ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, humorous, bleak
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, artifact, ancient mystery, secret place, riddles and clues, partners, top secret, legends and myths, investigation, undercover, secret agents, secret service ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, south dakota
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 6.3
 195K
Knight and Day (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fugitive couple goes on a glamorous and sometimes deadly adventure where nothing and no one – even themselves – are what they seem. Amid shifting alliances and unexpected betrayals, they race across the globe, with their survival ultimately ...
Style: exciting, romantic, sexy, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, boys' night, date night
Plot: spy, chase, couples, secret agents, cia, espionage, partners, love and romance, escapades, on the run, gunfight, characters in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, kansas, boston, spain, usa ...
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Mission: Impossible (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Ethan Hunt, the leader of a crack espionage team whose perilous operation has gone awry with no explanation, discovers that a mole has penetrated the CIA, he's surprised to learn that he's the No. 1 suspect. To clear his name, Hunt ...
Style: twists and turns, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, cia, secret agents, spy, chase, mission, secret service, undercover, murder, betrayal, heist, conspiracy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: prague, virginia, paris france, usa, shanghai ...
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 7.8
 119K
Revenge (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: When Emily Thorne moves to the Hamptons, everyone wonders about the new girl, but she knows everything about them, including what they did to her family. Years ago, they took everything from her. Now, one by one, she's going to make them pay.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: high society, pretense, hidden identity, strong female character, vengeance, rivalry, scheme, haunted by the past, crimes, mysterious character, enemy, millionaire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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 6.7
 211K
2 Guns (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A DEA agent and an undercover Naval Intelligence officer who have been tasked with investigating one another find they have been set up by the mob -- the very organization the two men believe they have been stealing money from.
Style: buddy comedy, exciting, humorous, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, undercover, organized crime, working undercover, foe turned friend, corruption, bank robbery, cia, conspiracy, money, betrayal, hidden identity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa, mexico, california
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 7.8
 23K
Akame ga Kill! (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Young Tatsumi travels to the capital of the Empire in order to earn money for his starving people and encounters a world of unimaginable depravity, dominated by the ruthless Prime Minister who controls the child Emperor. Tatsumi is recruited by ...
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, heroes, rescue, adventure, good versus evil, heroic mission, intrigue, escapades, undercover, rivalry, young heroes, supernatural ...
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 6.9
 52K
Fletch (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A veritable chameleon, investigative reporter Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher might drive his editor up the wall, but he always produces great pieces for the newspaper. When his next story is about the drug trade taking place on the beach, Fletch ...
Style: funny, witty, humorous, talky, light ...
Audience: kids
Plot: undercover, investigation, police corruption, crimes, sarcasm, car chase, beach, journalism, disguise, corruption, cons and scams, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, utah, rio de janeiro, usa, santa monica california
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Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Ethan Hunt and his team are racing against time to track down a dangerous terrorist named Hendricks, who has gained access to Russian nuclear launch codes and is planning a strike on the United States. An attempt to stop him ends in an explosion ...
Style: exciting, breathtaking, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, espionage, secret agents, mission, terrorist, frame up, gunfight, top secret, courage, race against time, teamwork, undercover ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: washington state, dubai, hungary, russia, budapest ...
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 7.3
 560K
Men in Black (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a police chase with an otherworldly being, a New York City cop is recruited as an agent in a top-secret organization established to monitor and police alien activity on Earth: the Men in Black. Agent Kay and new recruit Agent Jay find ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, exciting, not serious, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: alien, ufo, space and aliens, secret agents, government agency, partners, alien encounter, undercover, creature, invasion, save the world, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, north america, plymouth ...
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The Fast and the Furious (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Domenic Toretto is a Los Angeles street racer suspected of masterminding a series of big-rig hijackings. When undercover cop Brian O'Conner infiltrates Toretto's iconoclastic crew, he falls for Toretto's sister and must choose a side: ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: car, car chase, street racing, chase, gang, car race, undercover cop, tough guy, drag racing, theft, undercover, working undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, plymouth, manhattan new york city
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 6.8
 327K
Hellboy (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the final days of World War II, the Nazis attempt to use black magic to aid their dying cause. The Allies raid the camp where the ceremony is taking place, but not before a demon - Hellboy - has already been conjured. Joining the Allied forces, ...
Style: stylized, exciting, gothic, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, monster, demon, supernatural, supernatural ability, adventure, undercover, steampunk, good versus evil, occult, heaven and hell, mutant ...
Time: contemporary, 1940s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: new york, new jersey, russia
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 7.9
 11K
Rubicon (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Rubicon is an American television series that centers on an intelligence analyst at a national think tank in New York City called the American Policy Institute, who discovers that he may be working with members of a secret society that manipulates ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, undercover, espionage, uncover truth, analyst, surveillance, boss, spy, government agency, deception, government facility, loner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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From Paris with Love (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: James Reese has a good job as an ambassador's aid in France, but his real passion is a side gig, working in a minor role in the CIA. He would love to be a full-fledged agent and can't believe his luck when he lands an assignment with ...
Style: twists and turns, entertaining, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: spy, terrorism, cia, one man army, heroic mission, embassy, hotshot hero, chase, partners, undercover, espionage, cia agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe, pakistan
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Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, terrorism, secret agents, conspiracy, surveillance, terrorist, spy, murder, race against time, sniper, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, 2010s, year 2003 ...
Place: russia, london, new york, afghanistan, big ben london ...
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 7.3
 72K
Nikita (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A beautiful felon, sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a policeman, is given a second chance - as a secret political assassin controlled by the government.
Style: neo noir, suspense, stylized, atmospheric, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female killer, female assassin, spy, hitman, mentor, female spy, impossible love, double life, undercover, espionage, young woman, strong female lead ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s
Place: paris france, france, venice, europe
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 7.5
 428K
Arrow (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed with a bow.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, double life, fighting crime, martial arts, rivalry, millionaire, archer, vigilantism, crime fighter, crimes, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 5.6
 42K
Brick Mansions (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, USA, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a dystopian Detroit, grand houses that once housed the wealthy are now homes of the city's most-dangerous criminals. Surrounding the area is a giant wall to keep the rest of Detroit safe. For undercover cop Damien Collier, every day is a ...
Style: intense, suspenseful, serious, exciting, buddy movie ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: parkour, undercover cop, ghetto, undercover, gunfight, betrayal, martial arts, gang, car chase, kidnapping, race against time, police corruption ...
Time: near future, future, 2010s
Place: new orleans, detroit, new jersey, canada
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 5.4
 4K
Renegades (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Buster McHenry (Sutherland) is as an undercover agent for the police. His mission involves him in a robbery. Buster gets shot but Hank Storm (Phillips), an Indian, helps Buster. Since Hank wants a spear in the possession of the criminals that Buster ...
Style: suspense, intense, serious, rough, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: undercover, buddy cop, police corruption, gangsters, heist, vengeance, crimes, native american, violence, revenge, car chase, undercover cop ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, philadelphia, san francisco
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 7.2
 22K
State of Grace (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Terry Noonan returns home to New York's Hells Kitchen after a ten year absence. He soon hooks up with childhood pal Jackie who is involved in the Irish mob run by his brother Frankie. Terry also rekindles an old flame with Jackie's sister ...
Style: neo noir, suspense, tense, psychological, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, mafia, gangsters, gang, undercover, betrayal, crimes, homecoming, irish, friendship, moral ambiguity, gunfight ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, ireland, manhattan new york city, boston, usa ...
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The Night Manager (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 358 min.
TV show
Story: Former British soldier Jonathan Pine navigates the shadowy recesses of Whitehall and Washington where an unholy alliance operates between the intelligence community and the secret arms trade. To infiltrate the inner circle of lethal arms dealer ...
Style: suspense, tricky, tense, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, arms dealer, secret service, corruption, undercover, working undercover, hotel, arms dealing, betrayal, crimes, british secret service ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: cairo egypt, europe, london, england, egypt ...
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Never Been Kissed (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Josie Geller, a baby-faced junior copywriter at the Chicago Sun-Times, must pose as a student at her former high school to research contemporary teenage culture. With the help of her brother, Rob, Josie infiltrates the inner circle of the most ...
Style: feel good, touching, romantic, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night
Plot: high school, prom, friendship, journalist, teenager, teacher, journalism, popularity, humiliation, undercover, romance, teenage girl ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey, usa
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 5.8
 180K
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, exciting, rough, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: adventure, lone hero, espionage, spy, secret agents, heroic mission, extreme sport, tough heroes, chase, mission, escapades, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: prague, europe, washington d.c., california, czech republic ...
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Assassin's Creed (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, UK, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malta, Spain, Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor in 15th century Spain, Callum Lynch discovers he's a descendant of the secret 'Assassins' society. After gaining incredible knowledge and ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassin, adventure, secret society, time travel, brotherhood, chase, memory, parkour, secret identity, destiny, murder, sent to the past ...
Time: 15th century, year 1986, 2010s, year 2016, 80s ...
Place: spain, london, texas, madrid
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 5.3
 16K
D.E.B.S. (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The star of a team of teenage crime fighters falls for the alluring villainess she must bring to justice.
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, satirical, light ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian romance, feminine wiles, lgbt, female warrior, secret agents, espionage, female protagonist, covert operation, undercover, love and romance, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
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Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After five (or six) years of vanilla-wedded bliss, ordinary suburbanites John and Jane Smith are stuck in a huge rut. Unbeknownst to each other, they are both coolly lethal, highly-paid assassins working for rival organisations. When they discover ...
Style: sexy, romantic, entertaining, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens, boys' night
Plot: spy, hitman, battle of the sexes, female assassin, strong female lead, couples, secret identity, secret service, secret agents, double life, cia, female killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, latin america, coney island brooklyn new york city, new york, brooklyn new york city ...
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Big Momma's House (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When a street-smart FBI agent is sent to Georgia to protect a beautiful single mother and her son from an escaped convict, he is forced to impersonate a crass Southern granny known as Big Momma in order to remain incognito.
Style: funny, ridiculous, humorous, not serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing
Plot: cross dressing, disguise, working undercover, gender disguise, disorder, surveillance, fbi, hidden identity, undercover, physical appearance, farce, obesity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, georgia, southern usa
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