Lone wolves movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lone wolves movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting and stylized films and TV shows about / with lone wolves, rivalry, vengeance, heroes, violence, brutality, blood, murder, tough heroes and mentor plots mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, Germany, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as lone wolves: Taxi Driver (1976), Drive (2011), First Blood (1982), The Book of Eli (2010), The Equalizer (2014), The Punisher (2004), Justified (2010), Leon: The Professional (1994), Shoot 'Em Up (2007), The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966).

List of lone wolves movies

 8.3
 648K
Taxi Driver (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process.
Style: bleak, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: social decay, obsession, lone wolves, vigilante, alienation, loner, taxi, taxi driver, depression, violence spree, character study, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city, vietnam
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 7.8
 528K
Drive (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Hollywood stunt performer who moonlights as a wheelman for criminals discovers that a contract has been put on him after a heist gone wrong.
Style: serious, tense, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, neo noir, lone wolves, tough heroes, danger, mechanic, heist, criminal's revenge, chases and races, crimes, organized crime, getaway driver ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 7.7
 206K
First Blood (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When former Green Beret John Rambo is harassed by local law enforcement and arrested for vagrancy, the Vietnam vet snaps, runs for the hills and rat-a-tat-tats his way into the action-movie hall of fame. Hounded by a relentless sheriff, Rambo ...
Style: exciting, serious, intense, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, soldier, tough heroes, lone wolves, manhunt, humiliation, danger, police brutality, ex military, loner, gunfight, small town ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: vietnam, usa, arizona
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 6.9
 275K
The Book of Eli (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind.
Style: futuristic, rough, tense, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, warrior, post apocalyptic, chaos, brutality, lone wolves, post apocalypse, future dystopia, danger, tough heroes, christianity ...
Time: future, 2040s
Place: usa, cross country, san francisco
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 7.2
 307K
The Equalizer (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ...
Style: rough, brutal, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, one man army, lone hero, gunfight, fighting crime, vigilantism, lone wolves, heroes, tough heroes, corruption, loner, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, moscow russia, russia
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 6.4
 144K
The Punisher (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When undercover FBI agent Frank Castle's wife and son are slaughtered, he becomes 'the Punisher' -- a ruthless vigilante willing to go to any length to avenge his family.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, vigilantism, vengeance, tough law enforcer, tough heroes, one man army, tragic hero, crimes, lone wolves, funeral, faked death, rage ...
Time: year 2003
Place: puerto rico, virginia
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 8.6
 78K
Justified (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: A character drama based on the 2001 Elmore Leonard short story "Fire in the Hole." Leonard's tale centers around U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens of Kentucky, a quiet but strong-willed official of the law. The tale covers his high-stakes ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, justice, crime, drug lord, gunfight, machismo, deadly, shooting, peril, crime boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: kentucky, usa
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Leon: The Professional (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Leon, the top hit man in New York, has earned a rep as an effective "cleaner". But when his next-door neighbors are wiped out by a loose-cannon DEA agent, he becomes the unwilling custodian of 12-year-old Mathilda. Before long, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, touching, bleak ...
Plot: hitman, friendship, mentor, loneliness, sniper, killings, dark hero, mafia, loner, murder, organized crime, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An African-American Mafia hit man who models himself after the samurai of old finds himself targeted for death by the mob.
Style: thought provoking, captivating, tense, offbeat, atmospheric ...
Plot: mafia, lone wolves, hitman, racial slur, code, african american, loner, friendship, loneliness, wisdom of life, organized crime, hip hop ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york, japan, new jersey
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 6.7
 140K
Shoot 'Em Up (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A man named Mr. Smith delivers a woman's baby during a shootout, and is then called upon to protect the newborn from the army of gunmen.
Style: exciting, dark humor, sexy, bloody, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, lone wolves, gunfight, protector, violence, chase, baby, heavy metal, corruption, torture, deadly, rescue ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 161 min.
Story: While the Civil War rages between the Union and the Confederacy, three men – a quiet loner, a ruthless hit man and a Mexican bandit – comb the American Southwest in search of a strongbox containing $200,000 in stolen gold.
Style: epic, tense, exciting, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, treasure hunt, gunfight, gold, cons and scams, lone wolves, good versus evil, greed, army, outlaw, cowboy, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, new mexico, usa, arizona, mexico ...
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 7.0
 288K
Jack Reacher (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When a gunman takes five lives with six shots, all evidence points to the suspect in custody. On interrogation, the suspect offers up a single note: "Get Jack Reacher!" So begins an extraordinary chase for the truth, pitting Jack Reacher ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, loner, murder, ex military, investigation, lone wolves, drifter, crimes, police investigation, vigilantism, conspiracy, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pennsylvania, pittsburgh, ohio
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 6.4
 146K
Riddick (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Betrayed by his own kind and left for dead on a desolate planet, Riddick fights for survival against alien predators and becomes more powerful and dangerous than ever before. Soon bounty hunters from throughout the galaxy descend on Riddick only to ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, survival, one man army, adventure, tough heroes, bounty hunter, outer space, deadly creature, heroes, mysterious planet, lone wolves, danger ...
Time: future
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Jeremiah Johnson (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A mountain man who wishes to live the life of a hermit becomes the unwilling object of a long vendetta by Indians when he proves to be the match of their warriors in one-to-one combat on the early frontier.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, meditative, factual ...
Plot: survival, adventure, native americans, wilderness, lone wolves, interracial relations, respect, hunting, rocky mountains, mountain man, rivalry, native ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: colorado, usa
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Escape from L.A. (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: This time, a cataclysmic temblor hits Los Angeles, turning it into an island. The president views the quake as a sign from above, expels Los Angeles from the country and makes it a penal colony for those found guilty of moral crimes. When his ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, race against time, earthquake, lone wolves, chaos and mayhem, tough heroes, daring rescue, heroic mission, life is a bitch, chases and races, danger, post apocalyptic ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new york, latin america
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 5.8
 126K
Gamer (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mind-control technology has taken society by a storm, a multiplayer on-line game called "Slayers" allows players to control human prisoners in mass-scale. Simon controls Kable, the online champion of the game. Kable's ultimate ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mind control, computers and web, contests and competitions, danger, cyberspace, future dystopia, chases and races, lone wolves, computer genius, wrongful imprisonment, prison, wrongful conviction ...
Time: 21st century, future, near future
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The Adventures of Brisco County Jr. (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A tough-as-rawhide cowpoke, debonair ladies' man and Harvard-educated smarty-britches roams from Frisco to Jalisco in pursuit of outlaws who killed his father...and in search of a mysterious orb possessing out-of-this world powers. Hot lead and ...
Style: futuristic, semi serious, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, adventurer, lone wolves, bounty hunter, gadget, good versus evil, old west, tough heroes, chases and races, cowboys and outlaws, heroic mission, horse ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
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 7.1
 37K
Balto (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, History
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: An outcast half-wolf risks his life to prevent a deadly epidemic from ravaging Nome, Alaska.
Style: sentimental, feel good, exciting, suspenseful, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: dog, wolf, daring rescue, adventure, rivalry, danger, against the odds, dog sled, lone wolves, family, goose, heroic mission ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: alaska, usa
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The Man from Nowhere (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: His only friend called him 'the man from nowhere'... Taesik, a former special agent becomes a loner after losing his wife in a miserable accident and lives a bitter life running a pawnshop. He only has a few customers and a friend named ...
Style: brutal, serious, emotional, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, martial arts, lone hero, kidnapping, protection, drug lord, fist fighting, gang, master warrior, missing child, drugs, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, south korea, seoul
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 7.1
 114K
Highlander (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: He fought his first battle on the Scottish Highlands in 1536. He will fight his greatest battle on the streets of New York City in 1986. His name is Connor MacLeod. He is immortal.
Style: suspenseful, sincere, suspense, exciting, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sword fight, immortality, mythology, good versus evil, master warrior, supernatural, lone wolves, duel, magic, supernatural ability, memory, mentor ...
Time: 16th century, 80s, 20th century, 1500s, 1940s
Place: scotland, new york, europe, usa, america ...
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 5.5
 18K
Bad Ass (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Decorated Vietnam hero Frank Vega returns home only to get shunned by society leaving him without a job or his high school sweetheart. It's not until forty years later when an incident on a commuter bus (where he protects an elderly black man ...
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: society, vigilantism, vietnam veteran, lone wolves, tough heroes, rivalry, crimes, elderly, friend, vigilante, murder, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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 7.1
 2K
Unforgiven (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Set in Hokkaido, Japan in the 1880s. Jubei Kamata (Ken Watanabe), who is on the side of the Edo shogunate government, kills many people. His name is infamous in Kyoto. When the battle at Goryoukaku is about to be finished, Jubei disappears. 10 years ...
Style: tense, psychological, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: samurai, bounty hunter, tough heroes, lone wolves, one last job, redemption, vengeance, human nature, hopes, isolation, aging, law enforcement ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan
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Zombie Hunter (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Zombie Hunter is set in a post-apocalyptic Zombie wasteland caused by the mysterious street drug "Natas". We follow one man who has nothing left other than a beat up Camaro and a trunk full of guns and booze. He runs down Flesh Eaters, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious ...
Plot: zombie, survival, lone wolves, heroes, chaos, deadly, danger, on the run, plague, mutant, apocalypse, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.5
 6K
Mystery Road (2013)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An indigenous detective returns to the Outback to investigate the murder of a young girl.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, desert, who done it, tough heroes, investigation, lone wolves, mystery, crimes, deadly, estrangement, outback, father daughter estrangement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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The Dark Valley (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Through a hidden path a lone rider reaches a little town high up in the Alpes. Nobody knows where the stranger comes from, nor what he wants there. But everyone knows that they don't want him to stay.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized, tense ...
Plot: vengeance, haunted by the past, village, mysterious character, tough heroes, lone wolves, danger, crimes, isolation, deadly, rivalry, under the surface ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe
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Gallowwalkers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a nun broke her covenant with God to save the life of her unborn son, Aman, he was cursed for life. As an adult, Aman has killed those who have crossed him. But his curse brings his victims back to life and they pursue him for revenge, so Aman ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: zombie, heroes, lone wolves, supernatural, gang, rivalry, deadly, danger, crimes, deal with the devil, master warrior, curses spells and rituals ...
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Fist of the North Star (1995)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: From the immensely popular FIST OF THE NORTH STAR comic book series, comes a new hero. The fate of mankind rests with superhuman warrior Kenshiro who roams the wastelands of the future waging a battle against overwhelming evil. With the spiritual ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, nuclear holocaust, destiny, adventure, vengeance, heroic mission, lone wolves, life is a bitch, escapades, superhuman powers, uninhibited rivalry, danger ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: tokyo
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 8.3
 45K
Hell on Wheels (2011)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Hell on Wheels tells the epic story of post-Civil War America, focusing on Cullen Bohannon, a Confederate soldier who sets out to exact revenge on the Union soldiers who killed his wife. His journey takes him west to Hell on Wheels, a dangerous, ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: slavery, native americans, african american, old west, rivalry, loss of spouse, courage, haunted by the past, shooting, train, civil war, business venture ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa
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 5.4
 6K
El Gringo (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man crossing into Mexico with a satchel of $2,000,000 – and a bloody past – suddenly finds himself under attack in the sleepy town of El Fronteras.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: small town, outlaw, violence, gang, lone wolves, track down, crime, danger, deadly, rivalry, modern western, desert ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
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 5.1
 179
The Sea Wolf (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 179 min.
Story: The Sea-Wolf is based on a 1904 psychological adventure novel by American novelist Jack London, about a literary critic, who is survivor of an ocean collision. He then comes under the dominance of Wolf Larsen, the powerful and amoral sea captain who ...
Style: realistic, exciting, tense, serious
Plot: adventure, ship, survival, lone wolves, danger, isolation, self discovery, ocean or sea, social differences, sailing, castaway, tough heroes ...
Time: 20s, 1900s
Place: pacific ocean
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