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, rough, realistic, suspense and exciting films and TV shows about / with held at gunpoint, gun, murder, danger, crimes, pistol, death, violence, blood and shot in the chest plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Australia, Canada and other countries.
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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), The High Frontier (2016), Diary of a Hitman (1991), Taggart (1964), Bad Times at the El Royale (2018), Secrets in the Attic (2016), Stranded (2014).

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, captivating, disturbing, psychological, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, murder, gunfight, foot chase, chase, brutality, fight, survival, betrayal, violence, held at gunpoint, death ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
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 6.3
 186K
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, chase, peril, survival, island, rescue, jungle, treasure hunt, inheritance ...
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: rough, poignant, suspenseful, scary, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: camping, baby, rape, dog, doctor, rape and murder, slasher, murder, serial killer, husband wife relationship, held at gunpoint, foot chase ...
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, rough, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, investigation, missing person, martial arts, mercenary, kidnapping, family relations, vigilantism, parents and children, one man army, parent child relationship, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa, london
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The High Frontier (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A father and his two teenage sons travel to a small mountain cabin for a male bonding adventure. When a lost tourist arrives at the cabin, their male-bonding outing turns into a struggle for survival.
Style: tense, bleak, exciting, disturbing, compassionate
Plot: cold weather, survival, illegal immigrant, father son relationship, car accident, family in danger, isolated place, wilderness, mountain, child fighting adult, brother brother relationship, prison ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland
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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, deadly, crimes, investigation, dishonesty, betrayal, rescue, seduction, held at gunpoint ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania
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 5.7
 245
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: revenge, crimes, old west, fish out of water, master criminal, rivalry, deadly, heroes, farm, tough heroes, law and order, avenger ...
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, criminal, danger, disorder, ruse, motel, violence, hippie, neo noir, society, dark secret ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 50s, 1950s, year 1969 ...
Place: washington d.c., california, nevada
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Secrets in the Attic (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a teen girl and her mom inherit an old house, little do they know that a mysterious person is hiding in the attic – a teen boy who has been living there for months.
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, captivating, light, disturbing ...
Plot: inheritance, teenage protagonist, teenage girl, teen romance, murder suspect, teenager, old woman, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, secret love, corrupt cop, handyman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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 4.7
 651
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, psychological, suspense
Plot: revenge, murder, held at gunpoint, marine, desert, haunted by the past, danger, soldier, crimes, storytelling, bikini, sex on table ...
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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, betrayal, vengeance, prostitute, criminal's revenge, theft, fish out of water, confined, gangsters, crime gone awry, dishonesty, tough heroes ...
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, life turned upside down, deadly, 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, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, treasure, mysterious character, samurai, drifter, tough heroes, crimes, lone wolves, heroes, uninhibited rivalry, revenge, storytelling ...
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, twin brother, adventure, partners, save the day, anti hero, disorder, working undercover, heroic mission, race against time, buddies ...
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: realistic, serious, scary, rough, twists and turns ...
Plot: hunting, psychopath, mind game, crimes, deadly, isolation, survival, captivity, danger, confined, island, tropical island ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
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 4.3
 297
Never Forget (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A man (Phillips) who wakes up with amnesia also finds his supposed friend has accused him of murder.
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: murder, amnesia, rock, memory loss, puzzle, law enforcement, dishonesty, best friends, mystery, chases and races, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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 robber, bank robbery, 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, psychotronic ...
Plot: extrasensory perception, supernatural, paranormal phenomena, supernatural ability, miraculous event, healing power, christ allegory, held at gunpoint, flickering light, supernatural power, fainting, 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: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, psychopath, on the run, criminal heroes, crime, hostages, violence, crimes, police investigation, rivalry, chase, raid ...
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, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, serial killer, murder, slasher, supernatural, burned alive, death, diner, hit by a car, gore, held at gunpoint, stun gun ...
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, rough, scary, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, murder, violence, invisibility, on the run, night vision, handheld camera, police officer killed, held at gunpoint, broken arm, crime scene, mad scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, 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, stylized, suspenseful, serious, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, on the run, kgb, woman in danger, gunfight, female lawyer, fbi, conspiracy, foot chase, hostage, police detective, police protection ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: miami, usa, florida
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 5.1
 117
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: exciting, serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gang, prison, held at gunpoint, gangsters, partners, danger, heroes, rivalry, crimes, chases and races, stagecoach ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: utah, usa, arizona, yuma arizona
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 5.0
 3K
Kill Chain (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A hotel room shootout between two assassins kicks off a long night where bodies fall like dominoes, as we follow a chain of crooked cops, gangsters, hitmen, a femme Fatale and an ex-mercenary through a relay of murder, betrayal, revenge and ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, brutal, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: vengeance, corrupt police, hitman, police corruption, friendship, brutality, organized crime, corpse, cruelty, held at gunpoint, rage, beating ...
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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, hostage, infidelity, life turned upside down, righteous rage, uncover truth, held at gunpoint, cuckold, captive ...
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 837
Buoyancy (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An innocent Cambodian boy is sold to a Thai broker and enslaved on a fishing trawler. As fellow slaves are tortured and murdered around him, he starts to wonder if his only hope of freedom is to become as violent as his captors.
Style: rough, disturbing, serious, suspense
Plot: slave, slavery, human trafficking, sea, revenge, teenage boy, murder, fishing boat, running away from home, child trafficking, teenager, farmer ...
Place: cambodia
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 5.2
 1K
Cat Chaser (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Miami hotel owner finds danger when be becomes romantically involved with the wife of a deposed general from the Dominican Republic where he fought many years back.
Style: suspenseful, sexual, tense, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, crime, rescue, love and romance, betrayal, reunion, forbidden love, cons and scams, love affair, hotel, vengeance, soldier ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, dominican republic, florida, usa
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 3.8
 498
Black Thunder (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When the top secret prototype of the Nova Stealth fighter has been stolen, the Pentagon launches big alarm; the plane shouldn't come into hostile hands...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, airplane, pilot, danger, save the day, undercover, rivalry, escapades, aviation, secret mission, one man army, terrorism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: libya
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8 Million Ways to Die (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Scudder is a detective with the Sheriff's Department who is forced to shoot a violent suspect during a narcotics raid. The ensuing psychological aftermath of this shooting worsens his drinking problem and this alcoholism causes him to lose his ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, alcoholic, track down, redemption, going straight, crimes, mystery, downfall, rehabilitation, crime, police corruption ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
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There Be Dragons (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Spain, USA, Argentina
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Arising out of the horror of the Spanish Civil War, a candidate for canonization is investigated by a journalist who discovers his own estranged father had a deep, dark and devastating connection to the saint's life.While researching the life ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, thought provoking, stylized ...
Plot: soldier, priest, spanish civil war, redemption, unfulfilled love, self discovery, saint, haunted by the past, love, dying father, journalist, betrayal ...
Time: 70s, year 1937, 1930s, year 1936
Place: spain, europe
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