Most Popular Takeover Movies and TV Shows
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1. Troy (2004)
R | 163 min | Drama, History
An adaptation of Homer's great epic, the film follows the assault on Troy by the united Greek forces and chronicles the fates of the men involved.
Votes: 475,120 | Gross: $133.38M
2. Citizen Kane (1941)
PG | 119 min | Drama, Mystery
Following the death of publishing tycoon Charles Foster Kane, reporters scramble to uncover the meaning of his final utterance; 'Rosebud'.
Votes: 383,938 | Gross: $1.59M
3. Red Dawn (1984)
PG-13 | 114 min | Action, Drama
It is the dawn of World War III. In mid-western America, a group of teenagers band together to defend their town, and their country, from invading Soviet forces.
Votes: 49,855 | Gross: $38.38M
5. Star Trek: First Contact (1996)
PG-13 | 111 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
The Borg travel back in time intent on preventing Earth's first contact with an alien species. Captain Picard and his crew pursue them to ensure that Zefram Cochrane makes his maiden flight reaching warp speed.
Votes: 115,065 | Gross: $92.00M
7. Extract (2009)
R | 92 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance
Joel, the owner of an extract plant, tries to contend with myriad personal and professional problems, such as his potentially unfaithful wife and employees who want to take advantage of him.
Votes: 43,893 | Gross: $10.81M
8. Thunderbirds (2004)
PG | 95 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
When The Hood finds and invades International Rescue's secret base and traps most of the Tracy family, only young Alan Tracy and his friends can save the day.
Votes: 12,850 | Gross: $6.77M
11. Monte Walsh (2003 TV Movie)
PG-13 | 117 min | Romance, Western
Monte Walsh and Chet Rollins are long-time cowhands, working whatever ranch work comes their way, but "nothing they can't do from a horse." Their lives are divided between months on the ... See full summary »
12. Turbulence (1997)
R | 100 min | Action, Thriller
After a shootout on a flight transporting prisoners, a flight attendant must outwit a smooth-talking serial killer and land the plane herself.
Votes: 10,440 | Gross: $11.47M
13. Red White & Blue (2010)
Not Rated | 103 min | Drama, History, Thriller
A woman attracts the attention of a psychopathic former Army interrogator and an emotionally fragile young man caring for his ailing mother.
14. Twilight's Last Gleaming (1977)
R | 146 min | Drama, Thriller
An imprisoned rogue USAF general with a secret personal agenda, escapes the brig and takes over an ICBM silo, threatening to start WW3.
15. Cyborg X (2016)
90 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
After X-Corp, a radical weapons manufacturer, is taken over by a Cyber Virus, a group of survivors must fight to save humanity from the army of Machines the Virus now controls.
16. Mickey's House of Villains (2001 Video)
TV-G | 70 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
When villains come to Mickey's House of Mouse, he and his friends attempt to keep the show running.
18. The Brainwashing of My Dad (2015)
90 min | Documentary
Jen Senko, a documentary filmmaker, looks at the rise of right-wing media through the lens of her WWII vet father who changed from a life-long, nonpolitical Democrat to an angry, right-wing... See full summary »
20. Civil Brand (2002)
R | 95 min | Drama, Thriller, Crime
Frances is in the pen for killing her abusive husband. The abused the prisoners rise up against the "new plantation" that harvest human labor for profit. Nothing will stop Frances and her fellow inmates in this brutal battle for justice.
Votes: 682 | Gross: $0.24M
23. Black Samson (1974)
R | 88 min | Action, Drama
Noble nightclub owner Samson does his best to keep his neighborhood clean of crime and drugs. When vicious mobster Johnny Nappa tries to muscle in on Samson's territory, Samson takes a brave stand against Nappa and his flunkies.
24. River Lady (1948)
Approved | 78 min | Action, Drama, Western
During the 1850s, crooked lumber syndicate man Beauvais tries to take over the local mill while Sequin, the sensual owner of a gambling riverboat, tries to control the heart of Mississippi lumberjack Dan Corrigan.
26. The Silken Affair (1956)
Approved | 96 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance
Spoiler: Roger Tweakham, a married accountant leading a hum-drum life gets involved with a motivating model, 'tweaks' the books of a stocking-factory whose owner he likes so it will show a ... See full summary »
27. Akko's Secret (2012)
120 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Young Atsuko Kagami comes into possession of a magical mirror that lets her transform into anything she wishes. Atsuko Kagami then attempts to save a company which is about to be sold by ... See full summary »
28. Coffee, Kill Boss (2013)
Not Rated | 94 min | Comedy, Mystery
From its humble beginnings as a tannery for hog bellies, the Wood and Wood corporation has evolved into a vast, corrupt modern-day holdings corporation. Lifelong employee and self-described... See full summary »
29. Life at the Resort (2011)
90 min | Comedy
There is more than hospitality happening at the famous 5 Star Hollywood Resort. Rumors are spread and secrets are said. In just one day the problems and plots of guests and staff unfold, ... See full summary »
30. Club Dead (1994 Video Game)
M | Adventure, Crime, Mystery
A series of suspicious, bizarre suicides is plaguing Metacorp's elite cyberpunk hotel resort. Unhinged security chief Scudder has only one suspect in mind - ex con Sam Frost. To prove his innocence, Sam must crack this mystery himself.
31. Humørkort-stativ-sælgerens søn (2002)
85 min | Comedy
The 33 years old publishing editor really likes to make people happy. He has big difficulties in saying no to his surroundings, and that causes him a lot of trouble along the road...
32. In Our Village (1951)
66 min | Drama, History, Music
The film shows that Romanian peasants were divided between those opposing and those embracing collectivization. The heated debates between the pro and con camps would ultimately lead to murder.
33. The Real Deal (2009 Video)
Not Rated | 77 min | Drama
In the aftermath of a major world media takeover several seniors at Arrupe High School are challenged to act out against a world they are truly disconnected from.
34. NXT TakeOver: The End (2016 TV Special)
TV-PG | 120 min | Action, Sport
NXT TakeOver: The End was a wrestling PPV that aired on the WWE Network June 8, 2016. It featured the likes of Samoa Joe, Asuka, Nia Jax, Finn Balor, Austin Aries, and Shinsuke Nakamura
37. Out of This World (II) (1954)
Approved | 75 min | Documentary, History, News
This was filmed in 1949 when Lowell Thomas and Lowell Thomas Jr. took a journey to Tibet before the Red Chinese had moved in. It shows Tibet as it was then and, for that matter, as it had ... See full summary »
38. The Fortress (2014)
Short, Action, Drama
The film is set in the future post-war Finland. The food, gasoline, weapons and ammo are of high value. The story tells the story of a survival group, composed of former soldiers and civilian fighters.
39. The Guerrilla Masquerade Party (2004)
15 min | Documentary, Short
The story of Dirty Bunny (A.K.A. Dan Garlington), and his creation Guerrilla Masquerade Party - a monthly costume party that invaded unsuspecting Seattle locations in thematic costumes from 2003 to 2008.
An Affirming Flame
TV-PG | 43 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
Captain Dylan Hunt attempts to drive the invaders from his ship. He manages to scare Gerentex off, but he leaves many of his employees behind. He takes the Maru and uses it to send the ... See full summary »
Division 4 (1969–1976)
Big Fish Small Fry
An assault on an accountant has the Yarra Central police baffled until they discover that the take over of a major prostitution racket is behind the assault.
L.A. Law (1986–1994)
Blood, Sweat and Fears
TV-PG | 48 min | Drama
Kuzak uses new evidence and a testimony by a very hostile witness to plead for a new trial for Earl Williams. Meanwhile, Victor defends Dr. Michael Dayan, a surgeon being sued for wrongful ... See full summary »
Peaky Blinders (2013– )
TV-MA | 58 min | Crime, Drama
The Peaky Blinders take over London's Eden Club; Sabini convinces his old adversary Alfie Solomons to join forces and eradicate the gang.
De prooi (2013)
Fusies en overnames
TV-PG | 49 min | Drama
Now Groenink finally made it as CEO, he haughtily turns on his staff, bullying even those who made his career against all odds. His overt arrogance proves a major handicap, despite a fine ... See full summary »
Secrets of the Dead (2000– )
Documentary, History, Mystery
What happened to the 30 Romans whose decapitated bodies were found buried in York, the town from which in the 3rd century A.D. the Roman Emperor Septimius Severus and his sons Caracalla and Geta led a brutal campaign against the Scots.
De prooi (2013)
Het belang van de aandeelhouder
TV-PG | 48 min | Drama
The outgoing bank chairman is pressured by the board of directors to get the Special Credits manager approved as his successor.
Star Trek: The Original Series (1966–1969)
TV-PG | 50 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Harry Mudd returns with a plot to take over the Enterprise by stranding the crew on a planet populated by androids under his command.
The Mighty Boosh (2003–2007)
TV-PG | 27 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
With the zoo sale and destruction imminent for a future road, Howard's only chance to save the zoo is to find his previous boss: Absentee owner, and hero Tommy Nookah who is hidden within the bizarrely large 'Jungle' section of the zoo.
The Last Task
Action, Crime, Drama
For the final case, a former member of the squad, now an Inspector, returns to help in the investigation of a massage parlour murder.