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, suspenseful, exciting, suspense and tense films and TV shows about / with righting the wronged, rivalry, crimes, heroes, vengeance, murder, chase, mentor, violence and dishonesty plots mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres shot in USA, India, France and other countries.
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righting the wronged movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as righting the wronged: The Wraith (1986), Arrow (2012), Spartacus (2004), The Pretender (1996), Revenge (2011), Robin Hood: Men in Tights (1993), Schindler's List (1993), Erin Brockovich (2000), The Lion King (1994), Catwoman (2004).

List of righting the wronged movies

 6.0
 13K
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, serious, scary, road movie, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ghost, gang, reincarnation, righting the wronged, crimes, danger, supernatural ability, afterlife, violence, small town, revenge, chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: arizona, usa
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 7.6
 384K
Arrow (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, double life, fighting crime, vigilantism, undercover, righting the wronged, rivalry, martial arts, millionaire, young man, masked vigilante ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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 6.7
 5K
Spartacus (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
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, emotional, atmospheric, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, rebellion, heroes, leadership, slavery, human spirit, tragic hero, righting the wronged, rise and fall, ancient rome, adventure, gladiator ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world, 1st century b.c.
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 7.5
 14K
The Pretender (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: track down, secret hideout, righting the wronged, secret place, goodhearted, self discovery, encounter, conspiracy, undercover, mystery, mysterious place, genius ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: delaware
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 7.9
 108K
Revenge (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: undercover, high society, vengeance, hidden identity, haunted by the past, strong female character, pretense, secret, millionaire, scheme, adultery, mysterious character ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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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: humorous, witty, absurd, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: parody, robin hood, righting the wronged, thief, folk hero, arrow, farce, witch, adventure, friends, escapades, criminal heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, dungeon, jerusalem, egypt, new jersey
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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, serious, realistic, emotional, bleak ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, genocide, ghetto, against humanity, rescue, survival, war, anti semitism, wartime, world war two, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, 1990s
Place: poland, germany, europe, israel
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 7.3
 161K
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: captivating, factual, touching, uplifting, inspirational ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: against the odds, relationship vs career, justice, single mother, lawyer, righting the wronged, contamination, court, uncover truth, fighting the system, corruption, environmental ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1993, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, new jersey
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 8.5
 860K
The Lion King (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young lion cub named Simba can't wait to be king. But his uncle craves the title for himself and will stop at nothing to get it.
Style: touching, sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, friendship, king, lion, betrayal, prince, disney, family, redemption, tragic event, pride and honor ...
Time: 1990s
Place: africa
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 3.3
 105K
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: exciting, tense, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, tough girl, masked superhero, vigilantism, superhuman powers, righting the wronged, uncover truth, crimes, imaginary, heroes, vengeance, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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 7.5
 79K
Selma (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, France
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: thought provoking, serious, sincere, uplifting, factual ...
Plot: racism, politics, righting the wronged, civil rights, human spirit, idealism, discrimination, americana, fighting the system, society, injustice, rebellion ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1964, year 1965 ...
Place: alabama, usa
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 7.1
 86K
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: captivating, tense, cynical, suspense, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jury, lawyer, trial, courtroom drama, corruption, courtroom, society, fighting the system, righting the wronged, court, dishonesty, bribery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: cincinnati ohio, indiana, ohio, new orleans, san francisco
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 7.4
 29K
Dark Angel (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: suspenseful, stylized, serious, futuristic, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: female protagonist, double life, future dystopia, super soldier, genetic engineering, cloning, hacker, hidden identity, superhuman powers, righting the wronged, secret movement, secret government organization ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
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 7.7
 272K
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: psychological, tense, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, heroic mission, old west, gang, rivalry, dishonesty, race against time, righting the wronged, sheriff, chases and races, morality, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, mine, usa, tucson arizona, mexico
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 7.5
 31K
The A-Team (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, commando, partners, mercenary, righting the wronged, ex soldier, off the grid, chases and races, escapades, gunfight, improvised weapon, vietnam war veteran ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, vietnam
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The Mask of Zorro (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, Germany, Mexico
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: exciting, romantic, entertaining, tragicomedy, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, lone hero, secret identity, love and romance, good versus evil, heroic mission, daring rescue, fall in love, romance, righting the wronged, revenge, teachers and students ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 1840s
Place: california, mexico, usa, egypt, las vegas
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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, semi serious, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, martial arts, supermarket, righting the wronged, one against many, kung fu, rescue, martial artist, hostage, street gang, gangster, foot chase ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, bronx new york city, hong kong ...
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 7.3
 231K
Lincoln (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A revealing drama that focuses on the 16th President's tumultuous final months in office. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country and abolish ...
Style: epic, captivating, factual, suspense, tense ...
Plot: idealism, racism, american civil war, president, politics, head of state, slavery, speech, cultural conflict, white house, battlefield, human spirit ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, washington d.c., california
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 6.2
 126K
Tower Heist (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, suspense ...
Plot: heist, safecracker, skyscraper, thanksgiving, fbi, robbery, unlikely criminals, righting the wronged, perfect crime, crime, dishonesty, cons and scams ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 4.8
 921
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, karate, foot chase, heroes, master warrior, sport, contests and competitions, ambition, righting the wronged, against the odds, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
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Kull the Conqueror (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
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, serious, offbeat, awful, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, sword fight, sorceress, wizards, evil queen, betrayal, heroes, heroic mission, righting the wronged, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: middle ages, ancient history, 80s
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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 (Chloƫ Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ...
Style: brutal, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, one man army, gunfight, lone hero, fighting crime, vigilantism, lone wolves, tough heroes, heroes, corruption, loner, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, moscow russia, russia
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 6.9
 2K
Dushman (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: According to police records, a daredevil, Gokul Pandit is on the loose. He would attempts to rape and kill young and beautiful girls who are alone.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, murder, twins, bollywood, police detective, track down, righting the wronged, crime, injustice, siblings relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india
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Da Vinci's Inquest (1998)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Da Vinci's Inquest is a Canadian dramatic television series that aired on CBC Television from 1998 to 2005. While never a ratings blockbuster, seven seasons of thirteen episodes each were filmed for a total of ninety-one episodes. The show, ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, gloomy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: coroner, investigation, law enforcement, forensics, fighting crime, mystery, crimes, police investigation, righting the wronged, murder, mysterious death, ex law enforcer ...
Place: canada, vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada
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The Elusive Revengers (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Dan'ka's and Ksanka's childhood in the village has been brutally ended when their father was killed by the White Guard officer in front of their eyes. Seeking revenge they join forces with an intellectual from the city Valerka and ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, touching, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, vengeance, obsessive quest, vigilantism, righting the wronged, heroic mission, siblings relations, escapades, rivalry, civil war, horse chase, friendship ...
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: russia
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 7.6
 22K
El Dorado (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Cole Thornton, a gunfighter for hire, joins forces with an old friend, Sheriff J.P. Hara. Together with an old indian fighter and a gambler, they help a rancher and his family fight a rival rancher that is trying to steal their water.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, old west, revolver, sheriff, vengeance, tough heroes, righting the wronged, vigilantism, good versus evil, buddies, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 19th century, 1960s
Place: texas, usa, mexico, california
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 5.2
 16K
Jai Ho (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Jai Ho is an upcoming Bollywood action Drama film starring Salman Khan and Tabu in lead roles. It is a remake of Telugu film Stalin starring Chiranjeevi in the lead role
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, social ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, rivalry, against the odds, fighting crime, state affairs, righting the wronged, ex military, political corruption, crimes, heroes, tough heroes, corrupt politician ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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Crossfire Trail (2001)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rafe Covington is as good as his word, and he's determined to keep his promise to a dying man that he'll look after the man's widow and Wyoming ranch. But the widow doubts the integrity of drifter Covington. And an unscrupulous land ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: righting the wronged, adventure, romance, love and romance, best friends, countryside, danger, criminal heroes, crimes, small town life, love, small town ...
Time: 19th century, contemporary, 1880s, victorian era
Place: wyoming, usa, virginia, california
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Swords of Blood (1962)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Adventure, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the 18th century, Louis de Bourguignon is working with the Malichot's gang, but their ways are too 'unethical' for him. He creates his own band, acting under the name of Cartouche, making audacious robberies of the rich people, and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: adventure, adventurer, outlaw, heist, righting the wronged, folk hero, gang, romance, against the odds, leadership, crimes, criminal heroes ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france
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 4.5
 5K
Dragon Eyes (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In St. Jude, drug dealers and corrupt cops have destroyed an urban neighborhood. But newcomer, Hong, has the fighting skills and moral vision to save this town from itself.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, vigilantism, small town, police corruption, gang, fight, one man army, righting the wronged, crime, master warrior, tough heroes, tough guy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, louisiana
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