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, exciting, rough, serious and realistic films and TV shows about / with held at gunpoint, gun, danger, murder, pistol, death, blood, violence, crimes and shot in the chest plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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held at gunpoint movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as held at gunpoint: The Red Cell (2008), 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).

List of held at gunpoint movies

 1.5
 140
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: suspense, macabre, psychotronic, art house, sinister ...
Plot: cancer, bondage, survival, torture, psychopath, terminal illness, insanity, evil man, illness, fear, sadism, nightmare ...
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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, disturbing, psychological, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, chase, survival, foot chase, gunfight, murder, held at gunpoint, violence, fight, brutality, betrayal, death ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
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 6.3
 187K
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, chase, female fighter, peril, 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: rough, scary, suspenseful, poignant, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: camping, baby, rape, dog, doctor, rape and murder, serial killer, slasher, murder, held at gunpoint, 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, 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, disturbing, exciting, 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: contemporary, 21st century
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
 258
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: revenge, old west, crimes, master criminal, rivalry, deadly, heroes, farm, tough heroes, fish out of water, law and order, murder ...
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: surprise ending, exciting, suspense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: surveillance, hotel, criminal, danger, disorder, ruse, motel, violence, hippie, society, dark secret, deadly ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 50s, year 1969, year 1959 ...
Place: nevada, washington d.c., california
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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: captivating, disturbing, enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: teenager, teenage protagonist, teenage girl, teen romance, murder suspect, inheritance, mother daughter relationship, secret love, handyman, homelessness, old woman, accidental shooting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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 4.7
 652
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, psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: revenge, murder, held at gunpoint, marine, desert, haunted by the past, danger, soldier, crimes, storytelling, sex on table, sex scene ...
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, vengeance, betrayal, prostitute, criminal's revenge, fish out of water, theft, crime gone awry, dishonesty, gangsters, confined, destiny ...
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, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: desert, murder, drifter, crimes, mysterious man, deadly, life turned upside down, disorder, stalking, held at gunpoint, artists and showbiz, performer's life ...
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, disorder, anti hero, 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
 300
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, exciting, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, amnesia, rock, memory loss, puzzle, false accusation, danger, on the run, crimes, life is a bitch, deadly, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, shooting, criminal, 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: miraculous event, extrasensory perception, supernatural, paranormal phenomena, supernatural ability, healing power, christ allegory, held at gunpoint, supernatural power, flickering light, 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, megaphone ...
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, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, serial killer, murder, slasher, supernatural, burned alive, death, diner, held at gunpoint, stun gun, burglar, exploding gasoline station ...
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, murder, violence, invisibility, handheld camera, police officer killed, held at gunpoint, night vision, broken arm, on the run, crime scene, 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, stylized, suspenseful, serious, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, on the run, kgb, woman in danger, gunfight, police detective, conspiracy, foot chase, female lawyer, fbi, hostage, 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: serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gang, held at gunpoint, prison, gangsters, partners, danger, heroes, rivalry, crimes, chases and races, stagecoach ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: utah, usa, yuma arizona, 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: shot in the head, vengeance, corrupt police, hitman, brutality, organized crime, friendship, police corruption, corpse, cruelty, rage, gunfight ...
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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 ...
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K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: When Russia's first nuclear submarine malfunctions on its maiden voyage, the crew must race to save the ship and prevent a nuclear disaster.
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, cold war, navy, underwater, nuclear, patriotism, radiation, heroes, catastrophe, sea disaster, ocean or sea, state affairs ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: soviet union, russia, moscow russia, ussr
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 5.8
 8K
Miss Bala (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Gloria finds a power she never knew she had when she is drawn into a dangerous world of cross-border crime. Surviving will require all of her cunning, inventiveness, and strength.
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, emotional, intense ...
Plot: mob boss, beauty queen, danger, drug cartel, corruption, female spy, fight, sex slave, drug lord, organized crime, sniper, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles, tijuana mexico, san diego california, usa
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 6.9
 428K
Captain Marvel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously ...
Style: exciting, comic, humorous, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: female warrior, superhero, good versus evil, superheroine, superhuman powers, save the world, danger, space wars, alien civilization, super strength, alien invasion, warrior ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1995, 20th century, 80s ...
Place: los angeles, louisiana
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Terror in Resonance (2014)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In an alternate version of the present, Tokyo has been decimated by a shocking terrorist attack, and the only hint to the identity of the culprit is a bizarre video uploaded to the internet. The police, baffled by this cryptic clue, are powerless to ...
Style: psychological, touching, tragic ending, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: human experiment, orphan, conspiracy, terrorism, hacker, tragic hero, anti hero, terrorist, anti heroes, tragedy, desperation, dysfunctional family ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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