Assassins movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant assassins movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out intense, suspenseful, suspense, realistic, serious and exciting films and TV shows about / with assassins, violence, assassin, hitman, revenge, dialogue, assassination, vengeance, murder and mentor plots mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as assassins: Smokin' Aces (2006), The Man from Nowhere (2010), The Accountant (2016), McMafia (2018), Hero (2002), Kung Fu (1972), Sudden Impact (1983), Dagon: Troll World Chronicles (0000), The Bourne Identity (2002), Assassins (1995).

List of assassins movies

 6.7
 131K
Smokin' Aces (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When a Las Vegas performer-turned-snitch named Buddy Israel decides to turn state's evidence and testify against the mob, it seems that a whole lot of people would like to make sure he's no longer breathing.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, intense, twist ending, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, fbi, sniper, disguise, mafia, organized crime, gunfight, violence spree, group of criminals, brutality, torture, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 2000s, 1950s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada, israel
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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: serious, emotional, brutal, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, martial arts, kidnapping, gang, lone hero, drug lord, missing child, daring rescue, fist fighting, master warrior, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, south korea, seoul
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 7.3
 234K
The Accountant (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities and the body count starts to rise.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, tense, suspenseful, intense ...
Plot: accountant, autism, organized crime, lone hero, criminal, survival, investigation, mathematics, hitman, money laundering, tragic past, informant ...
Time: 2000s, year 1989, year 2010, year 2006
Place: chicago illinois, new hampshire, illinois, washington d.c., germany
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 7.7
 9K
McMafia (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Alex Godman, the English-raised son of Russian mafia exiles, has spent his life trying to escape the shadow of their past, building his own legitimate business and forging a life with his girlfriend Rebecca. But when a murder forces his ...
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Plot: russian mafia, criminal underworld, business, smuggling, husband wife relationship, assassins, dishonesty, betrayal, danger, greed, vengeance
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 7.9
 165K
Hero (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: One man defeated three assassins who sought to murder the most powerful warlord in pre-unified China.
Style: epic, serious, stylized, atmospheric, exciting ...
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, ruler, king, courage, duel, reward, execution, self sacrifice, suicide, deception, sword fight ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, ancient china, asia, hong kong
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John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: John Wick is on the run for two reasons… he’s being hunted for a global $14 million dollar open contract on his life, and for breaking a central rule: taking a life on Continental Hotel grounds. The victim was a member of the High Table who ...
Style: exciting, tense, brutal, serious, suspense ...
Plot: gunfight, assassin, chase, criminal's revenge, crimes, shooting, danger, car chase, one man army, murder, violence, vengeance ...
Time: 2010s
Place: manhattan new york city, north africa, grand central station manhattan new york city
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 7.8
 5K
Kung Fu (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The adventures of a Shaolin Monk as he wanders the American West armed only with his skill in Kung Fu.
Style: exciting, realistic, gloomy, serious, atmospheric
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, old west, monk, on the run, kung fu, fish out of water, good versus evil, on the road, heroes, track down, rivalry, loner ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
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 6.6
 37K
Sudden Impact (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When a young rape victim takes justice into her own hands and becomes a serial killer, it's up to Dirty Harry Callahan, on suspension from the SFPD, to bring her to justice.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, police investigation, chase, serial killer, female killer, vigilantism, crime, small town, police corruption, cop as target, lone wolves, against the rules ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, pacific ocean, california
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Dagon: Troll World Chronicles (0000)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dagon is a burned out hitman who wants nothing more than to retire off world and find some peace of mind. When he is offered his dream score from the kingpin Kundilla, he takes it, knowing full well it will be his most dangerous job ever. He is to ...
Style: dark
Plot: troll, journey, goblin, cyberpunk, solar system, quest, scar, human, assassins, ink, world, steampunk ...
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The Bourne Identity (2002)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wounded to the brink of death and suffering from amnesia, Jason Bourne is rescued at sea by a fisherman. With nothing to go on but a Swiss bank account number, he starts to reconstruct his life, but finds that many people he encounters want him ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, tough heroes, escape, amnesia, spy, cia, assassin, car chase, haunted by the past, uncover truth, secret, government agency ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, barcelona spain, langley virginia, hamburg germany, europe ...
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 6.3
 72K
Assassins (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Assassin Robert Rath arrives at a funeral to kill a prominent mobster, only to witness a rival hired gun complete the job for him -- with grisly results. Horrified by the murder of innocent bystanders, Rath decides to take one last job and then ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, assassination, hitman, competition, cia, rescue, police chase, criminal heroes, danger, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, chase ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, caribbean, detroit, seattle, west indies ...
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The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France, Spain
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bourne is brought out of hiding once again by reporter Simon Ross who is trying to unveil Operation Blackbriar, an upgrade to Project Treadstone, in a series of newspaper columns. Information from the reporter stirs a new set of memories, and Bourne ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, chases and races, manhunt, fighting the system, danger, secret agents, corruption, conspiracy, uncover truth, violence, spy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: langley virginia, europe, madrid, paris france, usa ...
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The Parallax View (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ambitious reporter, investigating a senator's assassination, realizes witnesses to the shooting are systematically dying and discovers a multi-million dollar corporation which serves as a front for the recruitment of political assassins.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: assassination, politics, senator, investigation, murder, corruption, political conspiracy, political corruption, neo noir, reporter, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: seattle, los angeles, usa, seattle washington, latin america
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The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a CIA operation to purchase classified Russian documents is blown by a rival agent, who then shows up in the sleepy seaside village where Bourne and Marie have been living. The pair run for their lives and Bourne, who promised retaliation ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, cia, tough heroes, manhunt, spy, fighting the system, chases and races, uncover truth, espionage, assassin, amnesia, car chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, russia, germany, italy, usa ...
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Three Days of the Condor (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A bookish CIA researcher finds all his co-workers dead, and must outwit those responsible until he figures out who he can really trust.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Plot: cia, political conspiracy, manhunt, fighting the system, on the run, life turned upside down, anti heroes, deadly, dishonesty, heroes, disorder, female partner ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, middle east, vermont, langley virginia ...
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 7.4
 62K
Nikita (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A beautiful felon, sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a policeman, is given a second chance - as a secret political assassin controlled by the government.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, exciting, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female killer, double life, undercover, hitman, impossible love, training, secret identity, mentor, heroine, working undercover, gunfight, spy ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 80s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 5.9
 27K
The Double (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The mysterious murder of a US senator bearing the distinctive trademark of the legendary Soviet assassin 'Cassius', forces retired CIA operative, Paul Shepherson to team with rookie FBI agent, Ben Geary to solve the crime. Having spent ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, investigation, special agents, double agent, crime, ex law enforcer, deadly, hunt down, crimes, espionage, assassin, spy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c., paris france, mexico, russia
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 6.1
 33K
The Tournament (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Every ten or seven years in an unsuspecting town, The Tournament takes place. A battle royale between 30 of the world's deadliest assassins. The last man standing receiving the $10,000,000 cash prize and the title of Worlds No 1, which itself ...
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, chase, hitman, tournament, competition, confession, martial arts, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, violence spree, ambition, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, england
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The Day of the Jackal (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An international assassin known as ‘The Jackal’ is employed by disgruntled French generals to kill President Charles de Gaulle, with a dedicated gendarme on the assassin's trail.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hitman, politics, terrorism, assassination attempt, assassin, assassination, serial killer, strangulation, loner, law enforcement, disguise, false identity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1963
Place: france, europe, big ben london, italy, paris france
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 6.1
 11K
Violet & Daisy (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two teenage assassins accept what they think will be a quick-and-easy job, until an unexpected target throws them off their plan.
Style: dark humor, realistic, humorous, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hitman, assassin, teenage girl, best friend, anti heroes, best friends, danger, youth, friends, deadly, partners, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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 7.0
 11K
The Mechanic (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Arthur Bishop is a veteran hit man who, owing to his penchant for making his targets' deaths seem like accidents, thinks himself an artist. It's made him very rich, but as he hits middle age, he's so depressed and lonely that he takes ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, sniper, assassin, friendship, map, lock pick, assassination, drug smuggling, gangsters, crime, deadly, apprentice ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: naples italy, ireland
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Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After five (or six) years of vanilla-wedded bliss, ordinary suburbanites John and Jane Smith are stuck in a huge rut. Unbeknownst to each other, they are both coolly lethal, highly-paid assassins working for rival organisations. When they discover ...
Style: sexy, exciting, intense, romantic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: secret identity, hitman, secret service, spy, double life, battle of the sexes, love and romance, cia, chases and races, marriage, assassination attempt, secret life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city, atlanta georgia, french riviera ...
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 6.5
 117K
Killer Elite (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Based on a shocking true story, Killer Elite pits two of the world’s most elite operatives—Danny, an ex-special ops agent and Hunter, his longtime mentor—against the cunning leader of a secret military society. Covering the globe from ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, spy, rescue, secret service, mentor, hostage, mercenary, violence, ex military, desert, secret society, assassination ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: london, middle east, england, europe, australia ...
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The Bourne Identity (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 185 min.
Story: An unconscious man is washed ashore on the beach of a small French village during a heavy storm. A retired doctor takes care of the unconscious stranger. When the mysterious man recovers, he can't remember a thing...he does not know his name, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, amnesia, on the run, memory loss, adventure, terrorism, identity, dishonesty, love affair, agent as target, uncover truth, secret agents ...
Time: 80s
Place: zurich switzerland, paris france, france
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John Wick: Chapter Two (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 122 min.
Story: John Wick is forced out of retirement by a former associate looking to seize control of a shadowy international assassins’ guild. Bound by a blood oath to aid him, Wick travels to Rome and does battle against some of the world’s most dangerous ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, bloody, intense, stylized ...
Plot: warrior, hitman, gun, handshake, party, lone hero, jealousy, woman fights a man, assassin, gunfight, assassination, organized crime ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, manhattan new york city, rome italy
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 6.9
 14K
Azumi (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In war-torn Japan, the Tokugawa Shogun, desperate to restore peace to his people, orders the assassination of the hostile warlords. A beautiful young woman is raised from birth with nine other orphans, to become an assassin. Her name is Azumi, the ...
Style: stylized, exciting, epic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, martial arts, assassination, assassin, good versus evil, vengeance, survival, village, orphan, deadly, teenage life, heroes ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 6.8
 177K
Hanna (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A 16-year-old girl raised by her father to be the perfect assassin is dispatched on a mission across Europe. Tracked by a ruthless operatives, she faces startling revelations about her existence and questions about her humanity.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, young heroes, female killer, danger, vengeance, cia, undercover, training, teenage girl, parents and children, secret agent, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, finland, germany, europe, africa ...
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 6.6
 140K
The Mechanic (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Arthur Bishop is a 'mechanic' - an elite assassin with a strict code and unique talent for cleanly eliminating targets. It's a job that requires professional perfection and total detachment, and Bishop is the best in the business. But ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, exciting, clever, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, boat, deception, mafia, partners, teaching the ways of the world, mentor, revenge, betrayal, car chase, arms dealer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, chicago illinois, colombia
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Leon: The Professional (1994)
Genre: 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, bleak, serious, touching ...
Plot: hitman, friendship, sniper, mentor, loner, killings, neighbor, mafia, dark hero, lone wolves, partners, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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In the Line of Fire (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Veteran Secret Service agent Frank Horrigan is a man haunted by his failure to save President Kennedy while serving protection detail in Dallas. Thirty years later, a man calling himself "Booth" threatens the life of the current President, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, clever, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret service, assassin, redemption, obsession, undercover, mind game, assassination attempt, haunted by the past, apartment, bodyguard, election, running ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, washington d.c., chicago illinois, dallas texas ...
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