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, serious, realistic, surprise ending, exciting and rough films and TV shows about / with held at gunpoint, violence, murder, death, chase, deception, punched in the face, shot to death, gunfight and pistol plots mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, India and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as held at gunpoint: Tomb Raider (2018), The Outsider (2014), Bad Times at the El Royale (2018), Hell or High Water (2016), Powder (1995), Perfect Hideout (2008), Hollow Man II (2006), Fair Game (1995), Convict Stage (1965), Adulterers (2015).

List of held at gunpoint movies

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: suspense, exciting, surprise ending, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: female protagonist, female fighter, chase, tough girl, strong female character, island, peril, jungle, rescue, survival, father daughter relationship, inheritance ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
Place: hong kong, mine
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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, rough, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, missing person, martial arts, iraq veteran, mercenary, kidnapping, vigilantism, parents and children, family relations, one man army, parent child relationship, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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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, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, surprise ending ...
Plot: surveillance, hotel, motel, criminal, violence, danger, hippie, ruse, society, dark secret, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 1960s, 1950s, year 1959, year 1969
Place: washington d.c., nevada, california
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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, harsh, cerebral ...
Plot: stolen money, debt, bank robber, desperation, redemption, brother, bank robbery, morality, shooting, criminal, small western town, peril ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas, oklahoma, usa, california
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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, sad, serious, compassionate ...
Plot: supernatural ability, healing power, extrasensory perception, supernatural, teacher student relationship, christ allegory, shot to death, held at gunpoint, dead animal, flickering light, fainting, miraculous event ...
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: exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, on the run, hostage, crime, hostages, criminal heroes, 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: scary, tense, rough, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, serial killer, grim reaper, slasher, murder, supernatural, burned alive, gore, sheriff, held at gunpoint, taser, 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: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, violence, invisibility, night vision, crime scene, handheld camera, held at gunpoint, police officer killed, on the run, superhuman powers, mad scientist, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, seattle, pentagon
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Fair Game (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, 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, suspenseful, stylized, serious, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, on the run, kgb, gunfight, fbi, foot chase, conspiracy, police detective, hostage, woman in danger, police protection, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, florida, miami
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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: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gang, stagecoach, prison, held at gunpoint, partners, gangsters, chases and races, heroes, danger, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: utah, usa, arizona
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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, psychological, suspense
Plot: cheating wife, revenge, infidelity, adultery, life turned upside down, righteous rage, uncover truth, hostage, cuckold, held at gunpoint, cheating on husband, large breasts ...
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Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A spinoff of The Fate of the Furious, focusing on Johnson's US Diplomatic Security Agent Luke Hobbs forming an unlikely alliance with Statham's Deckard Shaw.
Style: buddy comedy, surprise ending
Plot: helicopter, island, chase, good versus evil, super strength, megalomaniac, male objectification, bravery, exploding building, sports car, ex special forces, cia ...
Time: 2010s
Place: moscow russia, ukraine, tower bridge london
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Angel Has Fallen (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Secret Service Agent Mike Banning is framed for the attempted assassination of the President and must evade his own agency and the FBI as he tries to uncover the real threat.
Style: surprise ending, sinister, suspense
Plot: fbi, terrorist, attack, secret service, agent, president, bible, stealing a car, fbi agent, gas explosion, body count, cockney accent ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, north carolina, washington d.c.
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Deadly Target (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Chinese gangster in Los Angeles escapes on the eve of his deportation to Hong Kong. A martial-arts master detective and his ragtag team get caught up in the action as they track down this ruthless killer.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, martial arts, rivalry, heroes, gangsters, crimes, vengeance, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, missing person, tough heroes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, asia, hong kong, usa
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Zaalim (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Judge Somnath lives with his wife, three sons, and a daughter. Two of his sons, Vikram and Mohan are married, while his daughter, Kaamna, and youngest son, Ravi, are of marriageable age. Somnath had wanted his sons to be a doctor, police officer, ...
Plot: revenge, brutality, warning, car bomb, one against many, death of father, rape, stabbed to death, brother brother relationship, violence, murder, judge ...
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Gunfight in Abilene (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fighting in the Civil War a man accidently kills his friend. Returning to Abilene after the war he finds his former sweetheart about to marry the brother of the man he killed. To pay his debt he not only refuses to win her back but takes the job of ...
Plot: cattleman, gunfighter, gang member, death of friend, gunslinger, damsel in distress, retribution, held at gunpoint, false accusation, vengeance, post civil war, redemption ...
Time: 1860s
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Virgin Cowboy (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Sexploitation film set in the Old West.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: sexploitation, cowboy, betrayal, prostitute, revenge, female nudity, spurned woman, stagecoach driver, gang member, bank robbery, bartender, gang leader ...
Place: mexico
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Krishna (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Sunil lives a poor life-style with his mom and sister. His passion is to pilot plane and he goes for training to become a successful pilot, but in the process he got himself entangled in a drug deal which changes his entire concept of life and ...
Plot: prostitute, nightmare, flashback, restaurant, car chase, foot chase, airplane, wedding, telephone, father daughter relationship, severed head, old woman ...
Time: 1990s
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At the End of the Tunnel (2016)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A paraplegic computer engineer that moves in a wheelchair and works in his basement starts hearing noises and voices of bank-robbers.
Style: entertaining, captivating, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tunnel, surveillance, criminal gang, wheelchair, rain, computer, stripper, life is a bitch, transformation, vengeance, encounter, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
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Peeper (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A detective is hired to locate a girl adopted 30 years earlier whose birth father wants to bequeath her his fortune.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, investigation, adoption, missing person, deadly, mystery, crimes, fight, happy ending, stand up comedian, office, talking parrot ...
Time: 40s, year 1947, 1940s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Bottom Feeder (2007)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of utility workers are trapped in a series of tunnels which, unfortunately, contain a scientist mutated by his own creation. The creature feeds instantly on a rat, becoming what it has eaten.
Style: rough, serious, bleak, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: mutant, tunnel, heroes, confined, adventure, imaginary, dangerous animal, escapades, gory, deadly, supernatural, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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International Khiladi (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 175 min.
Story: International Khiladi is a Hindi action thriller film released in 1999. The film is directed by Umesh Mehra and It stars Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna in the lead roles. The film want to done moderately at the box office. News Reporter Payal ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: rivalry, murder, crime, gangsters, partners against crime, fall in love, criminal heroes, crimes, vengeance, hitman, bollywood, journalism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
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Lion Strike (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Johnny Wu becomes involved in a global Mafia arms cartel when they kidnap his son Bobby. The cartel, made-up of underworld leaders from around the world, become aware that he stumbled onto valuable information on a computer disk he possesses. ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hitman, one man army, martial arts, kidnapping, murder, chase, vigilantism, danger, chases and races, escapades, confined, adventure ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california
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Death in Buenos Aires (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Buenos Aires in the 1980s. Detective Chavez, a family man and a tough cop, once again must solve a mysterious crime. To reveal the identity of the murderer, Chavez must clarify the enigma waiting in ambush to capture his own heart. Passion surprises ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tragic ending
Plot: murder, gays and lesbians, urban, tough law enforcer, mystery, partners against crime, crimes, crime, police investigation, deadly, partners, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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Superman/Batman: Public Enemies (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: United States President Lex Luthor uses the oncoming trajectory of a Kryptonite meteor to frame Superman and declare a $1 billion bounty on the heads of the Man of Steel and his ‘partner in crime’, Batman. Heroes and villains alike launch a ...
Style: serious, exciting, surprise ending, comic, talky ...
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, false accusation, race against time, danger, frame up, adventure, rivalry, dishonesty, save the planet, asteroids and comets, escapades ...
Place: washington d.c., japan
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Recoil (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A cop turns vigilante after his family is murdered, exacting vengeance on the killers - and then on all criminals who have slipped through the system.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, vigilantism, vengeance, heroes, crimes, tough heroes, rivalry, burned alive, revolver, hostage, electrocution, gasoline ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 2000s, year 2011 ...
Place: usa
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Time Runner (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the alien invasion of 2022, one man flees through a wormhole to 1992, where attempt after attempt is made to catch and kill him.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, wormhole, danger, pregnancy, soldier, time traveler, benign alien, chases and races, adventure, imaginary, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 90s, year 1992, 21st century, 2020s ...
Place: usa, seattle washington, washington d.c.
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Thriller: A Cruel Picture (1973)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young woman, muted after a sexual assault as a child, is trained to seek violent revenge on those who have wronged her after being kidnapped and forced to work as a prostitute.
Style: disturbing, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: sexual abuse, rape, prostitute, pimp, female killer, vengeance, addiction, mute girl, female protagonist, revenge, strong sexual content, haunted by the past ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: sweden
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Taffin (1988)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a small Irish town is terrorized by a corrupt business syndicate, a lone hero (Brosnan) wages an all out war.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: irish, small town, martial arts, one man army, debt collector, gangsters, fighting the system, fighting crime, against the odds, political conspiracy, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: ireland, europe, california, san francisco
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Raining Stones (1993)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This Ken Loach film tells the story of a man devoted to his family and his religion. Proud, though poor, Bob wants his little girl to have a beautiful (and costly) brand-new dress for her First Communion. His stubbornness and determination get him ...
Style: bleak, offbeat, touching, gloomy, sentimental ...
Plot: working class, unemployment, priest, catholic, society, human nature, loan, obsessive quest, down on your luck, couple relations, parents and children, family in crisis ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london, manchester, california
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