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20 best movies like 21 Jump Street (2012)


List of the best movies like 21 Jump Street (2012): High School Musical 3: Senior Year, Underclassman, Kick-Ass 2, Drillbit Taylor, Radio Rebel, Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son, Ride Along 2, Rush Hour, Crown Vic, Barely Lethal.

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Markimdb: 4.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, musical, family, music
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersTeens, Friends
PlotDancing, Basketball, Music, Friendship
TimeGraduation
StyleTo cry

It's almost graduation day for high school seniors Troy, Gabriella, Sharpay, Chad, Ryan and Taylor ― and the thought of heading off in separate directions after leaving East High has these Wildcats thinking they need to do something they'll remember forever. Together with the rest of the Wildcats, they stage a spring musical reflecting their hopes and fears about the future and their unforgettable experiences growing up together. But with graduation approaching and college plans in question, what will become of the dreams, romances, and friendships of East High's senior Wildcats?

Markimdb: 4.3
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersTeens, Friends, Partners
PlotInvestigation, Pursuit, Chase, Undercover
StyleFor men

A young detective goes undercover at an elite private school to destroy an international stolen car ring.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, China, Japan
Duration01:43
CharactersSuperhero, Teens, Gangsters, Heroes, Friends
PlotLove, Skirmishes, Revenge, Fight, Double life
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleExciting, For men

After Kick-Ass’ insane bravery inspires a new wave of self-made masked crusaders, he joins a patrol led by the Colonel Stars and Stripes. When these amateur superheroes are hunted down by Red Mist — reborn as The Mother Fucker — only the blade-wielding Hit-Girl can prevent their annihilation.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genreaction, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:50
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Bodyguards, Pupils, Friends
PlotRevenge, Friendship
PlaceSchool

Three kids hire a low-budget bodyguard to protect them from the playground bully, not realising he is just a homeless beggar and petty thief looking for some easy cash.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:29
CharactersTeens, Musicians, Friends
PlotMusic, First love, Jealousy, Rivalry
PlaceParty
TimeGraduation

High school senior Tara is so painfully shy that she dreads speaking to anyone in the hallways or getting called on in class. But in the privacy of her bedroom with her iPod in hand, she rocks out -- doing mock broadcasts for Miami's hottest FM radio station, which happens to be owned by her stepfather. When a slot opens up at The SLAM, Tara surprises herself by blossoming behind the mike into confident, "Radio Rebel" -- and to everyone's shock, she's a hit!

Markimdb: 4.4
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration01:43
CharactersTeens, Special agents, FBI
PlotInvestigation
PlaceCollege
StyleLight, Disturbing

FBI agent Malcolm Turner and his 17-year-old son, Trent, go undercover at an all-girls performing arts school after Trent witnesses a murder. Posing as Big Momma and Charmaine, they must find the murderer before he finds them.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:31
CharactersDogs, Hackers, Gangsters, Hired assassins, Police
PlotLove, Dancing, Skirmishes, Wedding, Motorcycles
PlaceParty
StyleUnexpected ending

As his wedding day approaches, Ben heads to Miami with his soon-to-be brother-in-law James to bring down a drug dealer who's supplying the dealers of Atlanta with product.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration03:11
CharactersPolice, Partners, Detectives
PlotSkirmishes, Friendship, Justice, Rivalry
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
StyleExciting, Action, Twisted plot, Light, Fascinating

The series follows Detective Carter, a radical LAPD detective, and Detective Lee, a by-the-book detective from Hong Kong, as they are forced into forming an unlikely partnership

Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersMafia, Partners
PlotSkirmishes, Investigation, Friendship, Chase
PlaceLos Angeles
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

One memorable night in the life of veteran patrol officer Ray Mandel and his trainee, ambitious rookie cop Nick Holland in the LAPD's Olympic Division. With two cop killers on the loose and hunting for more targets, Mandel and Holland must contend with a city about to boil over, as well as Jack VanZandt, an unhinged rogue cop out for payback running wild in their patrol zone.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genreaction, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersTeens, Spy, Hired assassins, Family, Friends
PlotLove, Relationship, Jealousy, Parenting, Rivalry
PlaceSchool, Party, USA
TimeGraduation
StyleExciting

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.

Markimdb: 6
Genrehorror, action, thriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:43
CharactersTeens, Hackers, Friends, Girlfriends
PlotSurvival, Revenge, Friendship, Weapon, Social Media
PlaceSchool
TimeNight
StyleExciting, Tense, Fancy

High school senior Lily and her group of friends live in a haze of texts, posts, selfies and chats just like the rest of the world. So, when an anonymous hacker starts posting details from the private lives of everyone in their small town, the result is absolute madness leaving Lily and her friends questioning whether they'll live through the night.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:08
CharactersFriends, Smugglers
PlotAdventure, Skirmishes, Abduction, Investigation, Friendship
TimeNight
StyleExciting, Fascinating

Max and Annie's weekly game night gets kicked up a notch when Max's brother Brooks arranges a murder mystery party -- complete with fake thugs and federal agents. So when Brooks gets kidnapped, it's all supposed to be part of the game. As the competitors set out to solve the case, they start to learn that neither the game nor Brooks are what they seem to be. The friends soon find themselves in over their heads as each twist leads to another unexpected turn over the course of one chaotic night.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:49
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Police, Friends, Partners
PlotSkirmishes, Investigation, Friendship, Death
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
StyleAction, Soulful, Fascinating, Heavy, Tense

Two young officers are marked for death after confiscating a small cache of money and firearms from the members of a notorious cartel during a routine traffic stop.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama, western, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:42
CharactersCowboys, Friends, Losers, Partners
PlotSkirmishes, Friendship, Chase, Missing people, Rivalry
PlaceNew York
StyleLight, For men

Two championship rodeo partners travel to New York to find their missing friend, Nacho Salazar who went missing there.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller, comedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:27
CharactersTeens, Friends, Losers
PlotRevenge, Friendship, Jealousy
PlaceSchool
TimeGraduation
StyleBlack humor

3 of Reagan High School's most popular girls pretend to kidnap their friend by shoving a jawbreaker into the victim's mouth to keep her from screaming. Their plan goes awry when the girl swallows the jawbreaker, choking to death. Now the leader of the pack will do anything to keep the accident a secret.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, comedy, adventure, family, crime
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:32
CharactersTeens, Scammers, Friends
PlotAdventure, Friendship
PlaceUSA
StyleExciting, By books, Fascinating

Based on Gordon Korman's book 'Swindle,' this movie is about a boy named Griffin who finds a valuable multi-million dollar baseball card. After accidentally selling the card for a million dollar loss, he enlists the help of his best friend Ben and his colleagues to regain the baseball card.

Markimdb: 4.6
Genreaction, comedy, adventure, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:50
CharactersPolice, Partners
PlotPrison Break, Skirmishes, Friendship, Chase, Justice
PlaceWild West, USA
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Numbers in the title

Two inept, small-town Sheriff's Deputies catch an escaped prisoner that they believe was wrongly convicted.

Markimdb: 5
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:34
CharactersTeens, Spy, FBI
PlotUndercover
PlaceCollege, Night Clubs

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 Mobster. With several suspects on her list, Molly unexpectedly discovers that not everyone is who they appear to be, including herself.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:55
CharactersDogs, Snipers, Police, Taxi drivers, Partners
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts, Investigation, Friendship
PlaceUSA
TimeNew Year
StyleExciting, Light, Fascinating

After crashing his car, a cop who's recovering from eye surgery recruits an Uber driver to help him catch a heroin dealer. The mismatched pair soon find themselves in for a wild day of stakeouts and shootouts as they encounter the city's seedy side.

Markimdb: 4.9
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:34
CharactersPartners
PlotInvestigation, Friendship, Pursuit, Mental disorders
PlaceMetro, Helicopters, Germany
StyleLight, Fascinating, Black humor, For men

Mac, the two-fisted, savvy cop finds that he's being saddled with a new partner, a known burnout, to work with him on a new and difficult case. The new partner is Ellis, an amazing detective, one who puts Sherlock Holmes to shame with his lightning-fast deductions. But he keeps assuming the personalities of entire casts of Television shows. This can be a problem when people begin shooting at them.

Markimdb: 6
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:37
CharactersGangsters, FBI, Criminals, Partners, Cats
PlotRobbery, Racing, Motorcycles, Money, Investigation
PlaceBeach, USA, Los Angeles
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting

The adventures of two California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers as they make their rounds on the freeways of Los Angeles.

Markimdb: 7.9
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration03:10
CharactersPolice, Friends, Partners, Veterans
PlotAdventure, Investigation, Friendship, Death, Weapon
PlaceUSA, Los Angeles
StyleExciting, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Tense

A slightly unhinged former Navy SEAL lands a job as a police officer in Los Angeles where he's partnered with a veteran detective trying to keep maintain a low stress level in his life.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:39
CharactersTeens
PlotDancing, Poker, Money, Friendship
PlaceParty, Chicago, USA
StyleSmart, Explicit scenes

Meet Joel Goodson, an industrious, college-bound 17-year-old and a responsible, trustworthy son. However, when his parents go away and leave him home alone in the wealthy Chicago suburbs with the Porsche at his disposal he quickly decides he has been good for too long and it is time to enjoy himself. After an unfortunate incident with the Porsche Joel must raise some cash, in a risky way.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genreaction, comedy, adventure, crime
CountryChina, Hong Kong, Netherlands, USA
Duration01:33
CharactersGangsters, Police, Scammers, Criminals, Businessmen
PlotTravel, Martial Arts, Investigation, Friendship, Chase
PlaceRussia, China, Siberia, Mongolia
StyleExciting, Light, Fascinating

A detective from Hong Kong teams up with an American gambler to battle against a notorious Chinese criminal.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
CharactersTeens, Partners
PlotLove, Adventure, Friendship
PlaceTrains
StyleAction, Soulful, Fascinating

After their mother ends up in jail, two sisters turn to train robbery in order to support their family.

Markimdb: 5.5
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, China
Duration02:16
CharactersHackers, Lifeguards, Bodyguards, Friends, Bodybuilders
PlotRacing, Dancing, Basketball, Motorcycles, Investigation
PlaceSea, Ocean, Party, Beach, Yachts
TimeSummer
StyleUnexpected ending, Light, Fascinating, For a group of friends

Devoted lifeguard Mitch Buchannon butts heads with a brash new recruit. Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:55
CharactersTeens, Friends
PlotLove, Relationship, Investigation, Friendship, Depression
PlaceCollege
StyleTwisted plot, Serious, Disturbing

A dark comedy about four self-absorbed twenty-somethings who become entangled in an ominous mystery when a former college acquaintance suddenly disappears.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:36
CharactersGangsters, Hired assassins, Snake, Friends, Brothers
PlotAdventure, Skirmishes, Abduction, Friendship, Weapon
PlaceUSA
StyleExciting

Friends hatch a plot to retrieve a stolen cat by posing as drug dealers for a street gang.

Markimdb: 5.2
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:24
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Gangsters, Killers, Police
PlotLove, Time travel, Skirmishes, Fight, Friendship
PlaceParty, Texas, USA
StyleExciting

An uptight by-the-book cop must protect the widow of a drug boss from crooked cops and gunmen.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:27
CharactersGangsters, Friends, Partners
PlotRobbery, Skirmishes, Friendship, Justice
StyleExciting, For men

After policeman Frank Dooley is framed for theft and loses his job on the force, he joins a security guard agency and teams up with inept former defense lawyer Norman Kane. When the two botch a job guarding a local warehouse, they begin to uncover corruption within the company and their union.





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