Held at gunpoint movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant held at gunpoint movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, suspense, rough, serious, tense and realistic films and TV shows about / with held at gunpoint, murder, gun, death, danger, blood, violence, pistol, revenge and crimes plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
held at gunpoint
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held at gunpoint movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as held at gunpoint: The Marine 5: Battleground (2017), Tomb Raider (2018), Killing Ground (2016), The Outsider (2014), Diary of a Hitman (1991), Taggart (1964), Bad Times at the El Royale (2018), Stranded (2014), Payback: Straight Up (2006), Mojave (2015).

List of held at gunpoint movies

The Marine 5: Battleground (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: While working as an EMT back stateside Jake Carter after responding to a distress call, finds himself caught up protecting a person of interest from a biker gang ruthlessly hunting them down.
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, fight, gunfight, survival, murder, violence, betrayal, brutality, held at gunpoint, foot chase, chase, tough guy ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
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 6.3
 182K
Tomb Raider (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.
Style: exciting, suspense, surprise ending, reboot, captivating ...
Plot: female protagonist, strong female character, tough girl, female fighter, peril, chase, survival, island, jungle, rescue, treasure hunt, courage ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: hong kong, london
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Killing Ground (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When young urbanites Ian and Sam decide to go camping, they arrive at their isolated destination to discover another tent already set up, but no sign of its owners. With the other campers at large, Ian and Sam's discovery of a child wandering ...
Style: dark, suspense, poignant, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: camping, baby, rape, doctor, dog, abandoned baby, rape and murder, murder, slasher, serial killer, foot chase, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
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 4.7
 2K
The Outsider (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Revolves around a British military contractor Lex Walker who is told his daughter has died. When he arrives in Los Angeles and discovers the body is not hers, he begins an investigation.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, investigation, missing person, martial arts, iraq veteran, mercenary, kidnapping, family relations, vigilantism, parents and children, one man army, parent child relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, london
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Diary of a Hitman (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hitman Dekker is on his last job, out to kill the wife (Jain) of his client, but he starts to waiver. The longer he takes to do the job the more difficult it becomes.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: hitman, danger, murder, crime, crimes, deadly, investigation, dishonesty, rescue, betrayal, seduction, held at gunpoint ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania
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 5.7
 241
Taggart (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Taggart's family is slaughtered by a rival rancher. Taggart mortally wounds the rancher and kills his son. Before he dies the rancher hires three bounty hunters to avenge him with the promise of $5000 as a reward. Taggart must flee into Apache ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: revenge, old west, crimes, heroes, farm, fish out of water, tough heroes, rivalry, master criminal, deadly, law and order, killer ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona
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Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at Lake Tahoe's El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past in 1969. Over the course of one fateful night, everyone will have a last shot at redemption... before everything goes to hell. A young ...
Style: exciting, surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: surveillance, hotel, ruse, danger, criminal, disorder, motel, violence, hippie, neo noir, society, dark secret ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1959, year 1969, 50s ...
Place: washington d.c., nevada, california
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 4.6
 645
Stranded (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After the brutal murder of his beloved brother, a small-town surfer seeks revenge against the gang of merciless thugs he holds responsible. However, when another tragedy brings him face to face with the consequences of his actions, he must seek ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological
Plot: revenge, murder, marine, desert, held at gunpoint, haunted by the past, danger, soldier, crimes, storytelling, murder of brother, surfer ...
Time: 21st century
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Payback: Straight Up (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: With friends like these, who needs enemies? That's the question bad guy Porter is left asking after his wife and partner steal his heist money and leave him for dead -- or so they think. Five months and an endless reservoir of bitterness later, ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, betrayal, prostitute, criminal's revenge, fish out of water, dishonesty, theft, crime gone awry, gangsters, confined, tough heroes, heist ...
Time: 70s
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 5.2
 4K
Mojave (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A suicidal artist goes into the desert, where he finds his doppelgänger, a homicidal drifter.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: desert, murder, drifter, crimes, mysterious man, deadly, life turned upside down, disorder, stalking, held at gunpoint, performer's life, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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Sukiyaki Western Django (2007)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Several hundred years after the Battle of Dannoura, the Genji and Heike clans face off again in a poor mountain town with a buried treasure legend. A revolver-wielding stranger, a lone gunman, burdened with emotional scars and blessed with ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, treasure, one man army, mysterious character, samurai, uninhibited rivalry, drifter, tough heroes, lone wolves, heroes, crimes, revenge ...
Time: 19th century, middle ages
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Get Smart's Bruce and Lloyd Out of Control (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Bumbling R&D inventors Bruce and Lloyd get out of the lab and into the field as they search to locate their latest invention - which has somehow gone missing. When you're used to spending your day inventing the most cutting edge spy ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, rivalry, cia, twin brother, partners, adventure, save the day, disorder, buddies, government agency, undercover, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: washington d.c.
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 3.5
 2K
Bloodlust! (1961)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Two couples (Robert Reed, June Kenney, Joan Lora, and Eugene Persson) are on a boating trip when they come across an uncharted island. The four investigate and find themselves in the clutches of Dr. Albert Balleau (Wilton Graff), whose hobby is ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, scary, twists and turns ...
Plot: hunting, psychopath, crimes, survival, mind game, deadly, isolation, confined, danger, captivity, island, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
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Hell or High Water (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A divorced dad and his ex-con brother resort to a desperate scheme in order to save their family's farm in West Texas.
Style: atmospheric, suspense, realistic, intense, suspenseful ...
Plot: gunfight, bank robbery, bank robber, desperation, redemption, brother, stolen money, debt, criminal, shooting, small western town, peril ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: texas, oklahoma, usa, california
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 6.6
 28K
Powder (1995)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Harassed by classmates who won't accept his shocking appearance, a shy young man known as "Powder" struggles to fit in. But the cruel taunts stop when Powder displays a mysterious power that allows him to do incredible things. This ...
Style: emotional, touching, serious, sad, cult film ...
Plot: extrasensory perception, supernatural ability, supernatural, paranormal phenomena, miraculous event, healing power, christ allegory, fainting, supernatural power, flickering light, held at gunpoint, albino ...
Time: future
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Perfect Hideout (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young couple on the run take a family father as a hostage and are shocked to realize that he actually is a serial killer who just murdered the family. With the police on the outside and the killer on the inside they now have nowhere to run and ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, psychopath, on the run, crime, criminal heroes, hostages, violence, crimes, rivalry, police investigation, chase, car accident ...
Time: contemporary
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No Man's Land: The Rise of Reeker (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A sheriff and his son who are tracking down a group of bank robbers on their way to Mexico, only to discover that they are being stalked by a far more deadly enemy — The Reeker.
Style: rough, tense, scary, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, serial killer, supernatural, murder, slasher, death, burned alive, diner, exploding gasoline station, held at gunpoint, gore, hit by a car ...
Time: 70s
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Hollow Man II (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the mysterious death of scientist, Dr. Devin Villiers, Det. Frank Turner and his partner are assigned to protect Villiers' colleague, who revealed that a veteran soldier was subjected to an experiment with the objective of creating the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, violence, invisibility, handheld camera, crime scene, night vision, broken arm, held at gunpoint, police officer killed, on the run, superhuman powers, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, seattle, pentagon
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 4.3
 12K
Fair Game (1995)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Max Kirkpatrick is a cop who protects Kate McQuean, a civil law attorney, from a renegade KGB team out to terminate her
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, stylized, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, on the run, kgb, woman in danger, gunfight, police detective, foot chase, conspiracy, hostage, fbi, female lawyer, police protection ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: miami, usa, florida
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 5.1
 113
Convict Stage (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A cowboy whose sister has been murdered by a gang of vicious outlaws seeks his revenge. But a venerable old lawman is about to teach the vigilante a lesson about taking the law into one's own hands.
Style: serious, rough, bleak, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gang, prison, held at gunpoint, chases and races, partners, rivalry, danger, gangsters, heroes, crimes, stagecoach ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: utah, arizona, usa, yuma arizona
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 5.1
 1K
Adulterers (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A man who returns home to find his wife cheating on him on their anniversary. He holds her and her naked and humiliated lover captive at gunpoint while he decides whether or not he's going to kill them. The story, inspired by true events, takes ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: cheating on husband, cheating wife, adultery, revenge, infidelity, life turned upside down, hostage, uncover truth, righteous rage, held at gunpoint, captive, cuckold ...
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 4.8
 288
Purity Falls (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the tragic death of her husband, a mother moves her teenage son and daughter to the idyllic town of Purity Falls only to find the rift with her son deepen when he becomes entrapped in the neighborhood maven's nefarious home business.
Plot: held at gunpoint, drowning, threat, crying woman, suburbs, swimming pool, teenage boy, gun, strangulation, teenager, high school, extortion ...
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A White, White Day (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iceland, Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In a remote Icelandic town, an off duty police chief begins to suspect a local man to have had an affair with his wife, who has recently died in a car accident. Gradually his obsession for finding out the truth accumulates and inevitably begins to ...
Style: melancholic, depressing, psychological, emotional
Plot: car accident, therapy, anger, death of wife, cheating wife, grandfather granddaughter relationship, obsession, small town, uncover truth, stress, psychology, nervous breakdown ...
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Angels of Death (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Most girls waking up without any memory and meeting a serial killer would panic, but not Rachel. In fact, far from being her biggest problem, killer Zack might just prove a convenient resource when it comes to finding a way out of the building in ...
Style: psychological, bleak, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: murder, violence, adventure, rescue, quest, angel, bad guy, evil, fear, hell, mercilessness, curse ...
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True History of the Kelly Gang (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: UK, France, Australia
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Set against the badlands of colonial Australia where the English rule with a bloody fist and the Irish endure, Ned Kelly discovers he comes from a line of Irish rebels—an uncompromising army of cross dressing bandits immortalised for terrorising ...
Style: enigmatic, psychological, bleak, tense
Plot: criminal gang, outlaw, criminal, chase, escape, gang, fight, murder, police officer, death, revenge, violence ...
Time: 1870s, 1880s, 19th century
Place: australia
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 5.9
 11K
Night Hunter (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A police task force traps an online predator, only to discover that the depth of his crimes goes far beyond anything they had anticipated.
Style: captivating, tense, bleak, psychological, gothic ...
Plot: serial killer, father daughter relationship, psychopath, kidnap, investigation, profiler, escape, crime scene, vigilante, tragic past, pedophile, suspect ...
Time: 2010s
Place: minnesota
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 6.5
 13K
The Informer (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In New York, former convict Pete Koslow, related to the Polish mafia, must deal with both Klimek the General, his ruthless boss, and the twisted ambitions of two federal agents, as he tries to survive and protect the lives of his loved ones…
Style: suspense, suspenseful, thought provoking, psychological, rough ...
Plot: prison, organized crime, violence, undercover, danger, brutality, murder, police, ex convict, dishonesty, justice, crimes ...
Time: 2010s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
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 1.5
 138
The Red Cell (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A terminally ill patient, wakes up in a dark, decrepit underground chamber. An IV pumps an unknown liquid into his body and adorning his head is a crown of wires. His last memories lead him back to the hospital where doctors had recently discovered ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, macabre, underground film, art house ...
Plot: cancer, bondage, survival, scalpel, nightmare, vomiting, bandaged head, terminal illness, evil, blood, hospital gown, revolver ...
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 6.8
 126
Ghazab (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Ajay alias Munna Babu is a semi-senile, gentle but naive young man who has a wealthy family estate. His employees and alleged well-wishers conspire against him and introduce him to his long-estranged mother, Shakuntala, and brother, Vijay. Munna is ...
Plot: strength, stepmother, villain, attempted murder, flying, possession, earthquake, twin brother, ring, pageant, impersonation, buried alive ...
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 5.3
 2K
Line of Duty (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frank Penny is a disgraced cop looking for a shot at redemption. When the police chief's 11-year-old daughter is abducted, Frank goes rogue to try and save her. But to find the girl, Frank will need the help of Ava Brooks, whose live-streaming ...
Style: surprise ending, psychotronic, suspense, buddy comedy
Plot: undercover, wedding ring, newsroom, tragic event, beard, police officer stabbed, alley, newscaster, blogger, helicopter pilot, telescope, baseball cap ...
Time: 2010s
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