Mission of murder movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mission of murder movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, entertaining and complex films and TV shows about / with mission of murder, dialogue, mentor, murder, storytelling, violence, hitman, crimes, runaway and death plots mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres shot in USA, Germany, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as mission of murder: F/X (1986), Red Scorpion (1988), Gozu (2003), Gigli (2003), Wanted (2008), The Bourne Identity (2002), Snake Eyes (1998), The Piano Player (2002), Most Dangerous Game (2020), The Prey (2018).

List of mission of murder movies

 6.7
 20K
F/X (1986)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A movies special effects man is hired by a government agency to help stage the assassination of a well known gangster. When the agency double cross him, he uses his special effects to trap the gangster and the corrupt agents.
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, tense, tricky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: faked death, corruption, chase, murder, manhunt, assassination, car chase, disguise, deception, witness protection, mission of murder, frame up ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, california, usa
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 5.1
 9K
Red Scorpion (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, South Africa, Namibia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Russian KGB agent is sent to Africa to kill an anti-Communist black revolutionary. However, he has a change of heart when he sees how the Russians and their Cuban allies are killing and repressing the locals, so he switches sides and helps the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, harsh, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, adventure, brutality, gunfight, assassination, justice, gratuitous violence, soldier, mission of murder, state affairs, war, politics ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, russia
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 6.9
 12K
Gozu (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Minami mistakenly kills a gangster associate of his named Brother. Almost as soon as the murder takes place, the body of the deceased man is gone, prompting Minami to conduct a search. While looking, he finds a mysterious isolated hotel where he ...
Style: surreal, disturbing, atmospheric, psychedelic, serious ...
Plot: yakuza, gangsters, obsession, surrealism, murder, nightmare, hitman, mission of murder, mental illness, twists and turns, hotel, mafia ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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 2.6
 49K
Gigli (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Gigli is ordered to kidnap the psychologically challenged younger brother of a powerful federal prosecutor. When plans go awry, Gigli's boss sends in Ricki, a gorgeous free-spirited female gangster who has her own set of orders to assist with ...
Style: humorous, romantic, sexy, suspense, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: gangsters, hitman, romance, fall in love, couple relations, stupidity, mission of murder, lovers, opposites attract, crimes, blackmail, mafia ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, new jersey, los angeles, usa, turkey ...
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 6.7
 391K
Wanted (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Doormat Wesley Gibson discovers that his recently murdered father – who Wesley never knew – belonged to a secret guild of assassins. After a leather-clad sexpot drafts Wesley into the society, he hones his innate killing skills and turns avenger.
Style: exciting, intense, surprise ending, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gunfight, destiny, mentor, hitman, assassin, femme fatale, revenge, twists and turns, strong female lead, life turned upside down, escapades, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: usa, europe, chicago illinois
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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: intense, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: spy, amnesia, secret agents, cia, tough heroes, escape, one against many, on the run, car chase, secret past, secret service, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: paris france, hamburg germany, greece, langley virginia, barcelona ...
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 6.1
 83K
Snake Eyes (1998)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: All bets are off when corrupt homicide cop Rick Santoro witnesses a murder during a boxing match. It's up to him and lifelong friend and naval intelligence agent Kevin Dunne to uncover the conspiracy behind the killing. At every turn, Santoro ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, intense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boxing, crimes, assassination, twists and turns, investigation, conspiracy, brutality, mentor, mission of murder, dishonesty, police officer, political activism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey, atlantic city new jersey, atlantic city
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The Piano Player (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, Crime
Country: UK, Germany, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A tale about the relationship between a businessman who launders money for a Mafia figure and his gangster bodyguard.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, piano, criminal heroes, master criminal, confined, mission of murder, manhunt, law enforcement, hidden identity, undercover, crimes, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa, south africa, cape town south africa
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Most Dangerous Game (2020)
Genre: Short, Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 7 min.
TV show
Story: Desperate to take care of his pregnant wife before a terminal illness can take his life, Dodge Maynard accepts an offer to participate in a deadly game where he soon discovers that he's not the hunter - but the prey.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: game of death, manhunt, human prey, most dangerous game, scheme, mission of murder, struggle for survival, game, life & death, threat to kill, chase, cruelty ...
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 5.5
 294
The Prey (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Cambodia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An innocent man sentenced to rot in a Cambodian jail is released for the sadistic pleasure of twisted trophy hunters and forced to fight - or die.
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological thriller ...
Plot: hunting, prison, survival, fight, jungle, undercover agent, manhunt, life & death, mission of murder, threat to kill, on the run, struggle for survival ...
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 6.0
 185K
Shark Tale (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Oscar is a small fish whose big aspirations often get him into trouble. Meanwhile, Lenny is a great white shark with a surprising secret that no sea creature would guess: He's a vegetarian. When a lie turns Oscar into an improbable hero and ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, feel good, funny, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: fish, shark, loss of son, gangsters, family, adventure, heroes, animal life, fantasy world, anthropomorphism, ransom, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2004, 2000s
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 6.1
 972
Joy Division (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A teenage orphan fights against the Red Army at the end of WWII and in the aftermath is 'adopted' by a Commissar. Years later he is sent to London during the Cold war to work for the KGB, where he questions his life.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, kgb, secret agents, politics, betrayal, haunted by the past, introspection, political unrest, state affairs, dishonesty, undercover, burned alive ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1945
Place: russia, london, england, ussr
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 6.3
 84K
Assassins (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 133 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: suspense, exciting, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, rivalry, gangsters, assassin, foe turned friend, sniper, spy, rescue, criminal heroes, crimes, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, seattle, puerto rico, detroit, caribbean ...
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Clear and Present Danger (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: CIA Analyst Jack Ryan is drawn into an illegal war fought by the US government against a Colombian drug cartel.
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, political, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, cia, conspiracy, espionage, sniper, politics, president, ambush, drug cartel, assassination, drugs, violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: colombia, usa, washington d.c., latin america, panama ...
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Weekend at Bernie's (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two friends are invited for a weekend to a luxury island with their boss. The boss gets shot and nobody seems to notice, except for the two friends. In order not to become suspects of murder they treat the body as a puppet and make people believe ...
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, dark humor, hitman, farce, insurance, death, summer, beach, organized crime, employer employee relationship, mob boss, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, new jersey, new york, manhattan new york city
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Cassandra's Dream (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The tale of two brothers with serious financial woes. When a third party proposes they turn to crime, things go bad and the two become enemies.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, sexy, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, crimes, twists and turns, redemption, debt, investigation, loser, siblings relations, moral dilemma, gangsters, gambling, secrets ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, brighton
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 6.6
 131K
16 Blocks (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An aging cop is assigned the ordinary task of escorting a fast-talking witness from police custody to a courthouse, but they find themselves running the gauntlet as other forces try to prevent them from getting there.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, harsh, intense ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, police corruption, corrupt cop, gunfight, twists and turns, crimes, chase, justice, police investigation, testimony, convict, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, seattle, manhattan new york city
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The Long Goodbye (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Detective Philip Marlowe tries to help a friend who is accused of murdering his wife.
Style: neo noir, cynical, witty, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: private detective, murder, cat, gangsters, crimes, twists and turns, betrayal, whodunit, beach, alcoholic, private investigator, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: malibu california, los angeles, california, usa, mexico ...
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The Star Chamber (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Disgusted with criminals escaping the judicial system via technicalities, an idealistic young judge investigates an alternative method for punishing the guilty.
Style: exciting, suspense, intense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: vigilante, conspiracy, vigilantism, hitman, secret society, crimes, murder, judge, political corruption, vengeance, justice, lawyer ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california
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 5.6
 2K
Cat and Dog (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: L.A.P.D. Captain Parker finally is going on Holiday with all his family. At the last moment he has to cancel the program to re-capture a pilferer named Tony Roma, bad copy of a Latin lover. He use to seduce older women and then steals their jewelry. ...
Plot: bully, buddy cop, police, mission of murder, camping, murder witness, gigolo, mafia, odd couple, gangsters, italian american
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 5.5
 7K
Shadowboxer (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mikey and Rose are professional assassins. They are also lovers, and once upon a time Rose also knew Mikey's father. During an elaborate hit job for a malicious gangster, Rose fails to kill the main target, the gangster's pregnant ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, life is a bitch, crimes, parents and children, older woman younger man sex, partners, dishonesty, introspection, haunted by the past, older woman younger man relationship, female killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: philadelphia
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The Bourne Identity (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 185 min.
TV show
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, sexy, suspense, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, amnesia, espionage, cia, memory loss, hitman, adventure, surveillance, assassin, identity, terrorism, on the run ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, zurich switzerland, paris france
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 6.8
 15K
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: breathtaking, realistic, intense, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, samurai, ninja, survival, female assassin, vengeance, visceral, brutality, good versus evil, teenage girl, adventure, elimination ...
Time: 17th century
Place: japan, ancient china, tokyo, asia
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Apartment Zero (1988)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The owner of a failing cinema and his mysterious boarder are caught up in the political intrigue of Argentina.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, serious, tense ...
Plot: gay, neighbor, dark humor, serial killer, loneliness, mental illness, murder, twists and turns, homosexual subtext, gender, crimes, lgbt ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1988
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina, latin america, california
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 5.6
 25K
The Contract (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Attempting to recover from a recent family trauma by escaping into the woods for a peaceful hiking trip, an ex-lawman and his young son stumble across a dangerous contract killer.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, chase, fbi, wilderness, murder, violence, serial killer, hitman, parents and children, family problems, attempted murder, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: san francisco
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The Twilight Samurai (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Seibei Iguchi leads a difficult life as a low ranking samurai at the turn of the nineteenth century. A widower with a meager income, Seibei struggles to take care of his two daughters and senile mother. New prospects seem to open up when the ...
Style: tense, emotional, realistic, sincere, atmospheric ...
Plot: samurai, sword fight, poverty, love, friendship, single father, tragedy, character study, visceral, love story, assassination, samurai era ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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Blonde and Blonder (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Comic mayhem ensues when two lovely blondes, Dee and Dawn, are mistaken as international mob killers.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: blonde, mistaken identity, odd couple, dishonesty, comedy of errors, stupidity, disorder, nothing goes right, gangsters, crimes, best friends, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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The Pelican Brief (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Two Supreme Court Justices have been assassinated. One lone law student has stumbled upon the truth. An investigative journalist wants her story. Everybody else wants her dead.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, exciting, clever ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: political conspiracy, investigation, state affairs, politics, conspiracy, political corruption, murder, fbi, lawyer, courtroom, secret service, corruption ...
Time: 90s, future, 20th century
Place: new orleans, washington d.c., new york
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 6.8
 26K
Bulworth (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A suicidally disillusioned liberal politician puts a contract out on himself and takes the opportunity to be bluntly honest with his voters by affecting the rhythms and speech of hip-hop music and culture.
Style: political, humorous, witty, thought provoking, satirical ...
Plot: politics, political satire, hip hop, political corruption, liberal, fighting the system, senator, insurance, interracial romance, election, satire, romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, america, washington d.c. ...
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 7.3
 183K
Layer Cake (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a seemingly straight-forward drug deal goes awry, XXXX has to break his die-hard rules and turn up the heat, not only to outwit the old regime and come out on top, but to save his own skin...
Style: neo noir, intense, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, twists and turns, betrayal, murder, heist, drugs, flirting, drug addiction, violence, crimes, drug lord, going straight ...
Time: 90s, 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: london, england, amsterdam, netherlands, zurich switzerland ...
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