Righting the wronged movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant righting the wronged movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, captivating and humorous films and TV shows about / with righting the wronged, rivalry, heroes, violence, hopes, vengeance, dishonesty, mentor, dialogue and runaway plots mostly in Drama, Action and Crime genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
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righting the wronged movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as righting the wronged: The Pretender (1996), The Wraith (1986), Revenge (2011), Spartacus (2004), 3:10 to Yuma (2007), Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993), Schindler's List (1993), Erin Brockovich (2000), The Equalizer (2014), Arrow (2012).

List of righting the wronged movies

 7.5
 16K
The Pretender (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Pretender is an American television series that aired on NBC from 1996 to 2000. The series starred Michael T. Weiss as Jarod, a genius and former child prodigy with the ability to become anyone he wants to be, i.e., to flawlessly impersonate ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, serious, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: goodhearted, secret hideout, righting the wronged, prodigy, secret place, genius, undercover, self discovery, encounter, hopes, good versus evil, manhunt ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: delaware
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 5.9
 18K
The Wraith (1986)
Genre: Action, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Packard Walsh and his motorized gang control and terrorize an Arizona desert town where they force drivers to drag-race so they can 'win' their vehicles. After Walsh beats the decent teenager Jamie Hankins to death after finding him with ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, road movie, dark ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ghost, righting the wronged, reincarnation, car, chase, car chase, gang, supernatural power, supernatural ability, afterlife, killer car, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona, usa
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 7.8
 121K
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: captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful, thrilling ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: high society, pretense, vengeance, rivalry, hidden identity, strong female character, scheme, twists and turns, mysterious character, half sister, enemy, suspicion ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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 6.6
 6K
Spartacus (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
TV show
Story: Sentenced to spend out the rest of his adult life laboring in the harsh deserts of Egypt, the Thracian slave Spartacus gets a new lease on life when he is purchased by the obese owner of a Roman gladiator school. Moved by the defiance of an ...
Style: epic, serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient rome, roman empire, rebellion, ancient history, tragic hero, slave, human spirit, slavery, graphic violence, leadership, righting the wronged, dishonesty ...
Time: ancient times, 1st century b.c.
Place: rome italy
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 7.7
 318K
3:10 to Yuma (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In Arizona in the late 1800s, infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, ...
Style: gloomy, psychological, tense, harsh, dramatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, old west, gang, sheriff, suspense, heroic mission, race against time, righting the wronged, death of protagonist, courage, heroes, morality ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, tucson arizona, usa, yuma arizona, sonora ...
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Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Robin Hood comes home after fighting in the Crusades to learn that the noble King Richard is in exile and that the despotic King John now rules England, with the help of the Sheriff of Rottingham. Robin Hood assembles a band of fellow patriots to do ...
Style: parody, funny, absurd, humorous, witty ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: robin hood, farce, sword fight, forest, righting the wronged, satire, fight scenes, screwball, stupidity, friends, castle, arson ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, new jersey, egypt, jerusalem
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Schindler's List (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: The true story of how businessman Oskar Schindler saved over a thousand Jewish lives from the Nazis while they worked as slaves in his factory during World War II.
Style: touching, emotional, thought provoking, realistic, heartbreaking ...
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: holocaust, world war two, jewish, genocide, nazi, war, concentration camp, anti semitism, brutality, against humanity, wartime, racism ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 1930s, 90s
Place: poland, germany, vatican, europe, israel ...
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 7.4
 204K
Erin Brockovich (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A twice-divorced mother of three who sees an injustice, takes on the bad guy and wins -- with a little help from her push-up bra. Erin goes to work for an attorney and comes across medical records describing illnesses clustered in one nearby town. ...
Style: inspirational, factual, touching, uplifting, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: environmental, lawyer, court, justice, contamination, small town, investigation, corporate crime, against the odds, single mother, corruption, female protagonist ...
Time: year 1993, 90s, 20th century
Place: california, new jersey, los angeles, usa
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 7.2
 379K
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 (Chloƫ Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ...
Style: serious, exciting, brutal, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: vigilantism, vigilante, corruption, hitman, gunfight, loner, assassin, violence, lone hero, one man army, organized crime, tough heroes ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: boston, russia, moscow russia, usa, massachusetts
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 7.5
 435K
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, captivating, realistic, stylized, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, double life, fighting crime, martial arts, rivalry, parkour, crime fighter, vigilante, archer, dual identity, scheme ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s, 21st century
Place: usa, fictional island
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 5.0
 591
Iron Lord (2010)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Young Russian Prince Yaroslav fights the robbers, tribes and the invaders. He is the first to unite Russian lands and to create the original Russian state.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: ancient history, righting the wronged, head of state, rivalry, state affairs, leadership, heroes, escapades, hopes, medieval, fight for supremacy, leader ...
Time: 11th century
Place: russia
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 3.4
 121K
Catwoman (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Liquidated after discovering a corporate conspiracy, mild-mannered graphic artist Patience Phillips washes up on an island, where she's resurrected and endowed with the prowess of a cat -- and she's eager to use her new skills ... as a ...
Style: campy, exciting, sexy, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: superhero, tough girl, heroes, female protagonist, superheroine, female fighter, masked superhero, one woman army, uncover truth, superhuman powers, supernatural, vengeance ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
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 7.5
 93K
Selma (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: "Selma," as in Alabama, the place where segregation in the South was at its worst, leading to a march that ended in violence, forcing a famous statement by President Lyndon B. Johnson that ultimately led to the signing of the Civil Rights ...
Style: emotional, thought provoking, political, sincere, factual ...
Plot: racism, civil rights, politics, civil rights movement, justice, african american, black history, racial discrimination, idealism, righting the wronged, president, human spirit ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1964, year 1963, year 1965
Place: alabama, usa, southern usa, boston, birmingham alabama
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 7.1
 100K
Runaway Jury (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A juror on the inside and a woman on the outside manipulate a court trial involving a major gun manufacturer.
Style: clever, tense, twist ending, surprise ending, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: court, lawyer, corruption, courtroom drama, courtroom, jury, suspense, twists and turns, legal, lobbyist, justice, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new orleans, san francisco, louisiana, indiana, cincinnati ohio ...
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 7.3
 33K
Dark Angel (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Super soldier Max Guevera tries to live a normal life in post-apocalyptic Seattle while eluding capture by government agents from the covert biotech facility she escaped from as a child and searching for her genetically-enhanced brothers and sisters ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: female protagonist, secret government organization, future dystopia, genetic engineering, cyberpunk, super soldier, double life, hidden identity, superhuman powers, cloning, tough girl, female martial artist ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c.
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 7.5
 39K
The A-Team (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The A-Team is an American action-adventure television series, running from 1983 to 1987, about a fictional group of ex United States Army Special Forces personnel who work as soldiers of fortune, while on the run from the Army after being branded as ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: mercenary, commando, ex soldier, partners, righting the wronged, good versus evil, van, escapades, vietnam war, gunfight, vietnam veteran, swat team ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, vietnam
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 6.3
 18K
Blind Fury (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blind Vietnam vet, trained as a swordfighter, comes to America and helps to rescue the son of a fellow soldier.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, unusual plot structure, visually appealing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, buddies, vengeance, gangsters, rescue, heroic mission, samurai, righting the wronged, obsessive quest, vietnam war, blind man, sword fight ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, asia, australia
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The Mask of Zorro (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, Mexico, Germany
Duration: 136 min.
Story: It has been twenty years since Don Diego de la Vega fought Spanish oppression in Alta California as the legendary romantic hero, Zorro. Having escaped from prison he transforms troubled bandit Alejandro into his successor, in order to foil the plans ...
Style: romantic, entertaining, exciting, sexy, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, zorro, lone hero, heroic mission, swashbuckler, love and romance, vengeance, secret identity, good versus evil, heroes, daring rescue, revenge ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s, 1820s
Place: california, mexico, los angeles, las vegas, usa ...
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 6.3
 802
Girls Town (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four women, Patti, Emma, Angela, and Nicki are completing their last year of high school. Unfortunately for the group, one of their own, Nicki, unexpectedly commits suicide. The three remaining women, upon finding out that Nicki had been raped ...
Style: harsh, disturbing, touching, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, women, high school, suicide, coming of age, juvenile delinquency, righting the wronged, teenage love, life is a bitch, human nature, death of friend, family relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, new jersey
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The New Adventures of Lucky Luke (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The cowboy who draws a gun faster than his shadow is back! Lucky Luke, the famous wandering cowboy fights crime and injustice, most often in the form of the bumbling Dalton brothers. He rides Jolly Jumper, "the smartest horse in the world" ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, anime, funny
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: cowboy, righting the wronged, fighting crime, odd couple, heroes, escapades, gang, horse, horse riding, dog, prison, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
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 6.9
 1K
Difret (2014)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Ethiopia, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Three hours outside of Addis Ababa, a bright 14-year-old girl is on her way home from school when men on horses swoop in and kidnap her. The brave Hirut grabs a rifle and tries to escape, but ends up shooting her would-be husband. In her village the ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, touching, emotional, political ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: human rights, injustice, righting the wronged, fighting the system, legal investigation, false accusation, against the odds, dishonesty, ambition, legal, hopes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1995
Place: africa, ethiopia
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We'll Meet Again (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Socialite Molly Lasch is released from prison after serving a six-year sentence for the murder of her husband, Dr. Gary Lasch. Now, with the help of Fran, an investigative reporter, Molly sets out to prove her innocence. Together they uncover a ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, righting the wronged, uncover truth, false accusation, woman in danger, law enforcement, partners, life is a bitch, amateur detective, dishonesty, price of justice, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century
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 5.5
 720
Che Guevara (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When he is captured in Bolivia, the "Che" is conducted to prission, when he remembers his life facts, the revolution and the women.
Style: disturbing, realistic, uplifting, captivating, serious ...
Plot: leadership, revolution, rebellion, injustice, politics, righting the wronged, fighting the system, folk hero, state affairs, rebelliousness, hopes, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, year 1959, year 1960 ...
Place: havana cuba, bolivia, latin america, cuba, argentina ...
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 5.2
 15K
Pootie Tang (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Pootie Tang, the musician/actor/folk hero of the ghetto, is chronicled from his early childhood to his battles against the evil Corporate America, who try to steal his magic belt and make him sell out by endorsing addictive products to his people. ...
Style: humorous, funny, not serious, feel good, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: blaxploitation, righting the wronged, musician's life, folk hero, fighting the system, heroic mission, optimism, society, dishonesty, corporate crime, gangsters, hip hop ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Rumble in the Bronx (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Keong comes from Hong Kong to visit New York for his uncle's wedding. His uncle runs a market in the Bronx and Keong offers to help out while Uncle is on his honeymoon. During his stay in the Bronx, Keong befriends a neighbor kid and beats up ...
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: manly, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, martial artist, gang, kung fu, fight, gangsters, fight scenes, supermarket, street life, righting the wronged, revenge, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: china, new york, tokyo, hong kong, bronx new york city ...
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 6.2
 147K
Tower Heist (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Japan
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: entertaining, feel good, funny, humorous, sexy ...
Audience: kids, girls' night
Plot: heist, safecracker, fbi, thief, thanksgiving, skyscraper, working class, justice, gold, revenge, con men, planning ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 4.6
 1K
Bloodfist (1989)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: To avenge the brutal murder of his brother, Jake Ray journeys to the Philippines, where his search for truth finds him battling both in and out of the ring. But the weapons are always the same: bare fists, bare feet. And the rules never change: last ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: siblings relations, heroes, master warrior, martial arts, contests and competitions, sport, ambition, righting the wronged, against the odds, rivalry, vengeance, martial arts tournament ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
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 6.1
 653
Afterburn (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on a true story, one woman takes on the U.S. military and General Dynamics; maker of the F-16, thought to be the very best tactical fighter in the world. Air Force Captain Theodore T. Harduvel was one of the best F-16 pilots the U.S. had to ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, serious, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: aviation, state affairs, dishonesty, hopes, heroes, politics, law enforcement, righting the wronged, legal, fighting the system, rivalry, investigation ...
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 4.7
 15K
The Musketeer (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Peter Hyams's adaptation of the famous Alexander Dumas story The Three Musketeers, the young D'Artagnan seeks to join the legendary musketeer brigade and avenge his father's death - but he finds that the musketeers have been ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating, bad ending ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: musketeer, betrayal, vengeance, swordsman, rescue, conspiracy, righting the wronged, heroic mission, sword fight, escapades, state affairs, rivalry ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century
Place: paris france, hong kong, france, europe
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Kull the Conqueror (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A barbarian named Kull becomes ruler after defeating the old king in battle, thus receiving his crown. But direct heirs of the king, trying to topple Kull and regain the throne, bring an old witch queen Akivasha back to life. Their plan backfires, ...
Style: exciting, campy, parody, humorous, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: barbarian, evil queen, sword and sorcery, wizards, destiny, sword, vengeance, superhero, medieval, sword fight, curses spells and rituals, demon ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
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