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, intense, surprise ending, exciting, serious and suspense films and TV shows about / with held at gunpoint, violence, danger, death, chase, storytelling, betrayal, dialogue, murder and blood plots mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
held at gunpoint
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held at gunpoint movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as held at gunpoint: Tomb Raider (2018), Bad Times at the El Royale (2018), Hell or High Water (2016), Powder (1995), Perfect Hideout (2008), Hollow Man II (2006), Fair Game (1995), The Devil's Rejects (2005), Convict Stage (1965), Audacity (2015).

List of held at gunpoint movies

 6.3
 156K
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, entertaining ...
Plot: chase, courage, inheritance, island, peril, missing person, jungle, survival, rescue, female fighter, father daughter relationship, female protagonist ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: hong kong, mine
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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, rough, psychological
Plot: surveillance, hotel, vietnam war, hippie, dark secret, violence, held at gunpoint, audio tape, ruse, danger, society, mafia ...
Time: 1960s, year 1969
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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, road movie ...
Plot: brother, debt, small western town, redemption, bank robber, stolen money, texas ranger, modern western, morality, peril, saying goodbye, car set on fire ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas, usa, oklahoma, california
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 6.6
 27K
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: touching, emotional, serious, sad, compassionate ...
Plot: supernatural ability, albino, christ allegory, teenage boy, teacher student relationship, extrasensory perception, dead animal, healing power, fainting, flickering light, shot to death, held at gunpoint ...
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, serious, exciting, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, psychopath, surveillance camera, home invasion, lasersight, pistol, blood, attempted robbery, knife throwing, knife, machine gun, hostage ...
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, serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, serial killer, hit by a car, death, held at gunpoint, burned alive, sheriff, gore, grim reaper, exploding gasoline station, taser, murder ...
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, suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: violence, held at gunpoint, police officer killed, on the run, handheld camera, crime scene, night vision, murder, mad scientist, superhuman powers, invisibility, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: seattle, usa, pentagon
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 4.2
 11K
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: sexy, serious, rough, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, on the run, kgb, car chase, gunfight, rogue agent, kidnapping, hostage, damsel in distress, grenade launcher, fbi, russian ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: florida, usa, miami
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The Devil's Rejects (2005)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The sequel to House of 1000 Corpses – the Firefly family are ambushed at their isolated home by Sheriff Wydell and a squad of armed men guns blazing – yet only Otis and his sister, Baby, manage to escape the barrage of bullets unharmed. Hiding ...
Style: macabre, road movie, scary, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, torture, psychopath, sheriff, sadism, brutality, violence, murder, stabbing, road trip, vengeance, bounty hunter ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1978
Place: texas, usa, cross country
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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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, held at gunpoint, stagecoach, gang, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, gangsters, chases and races, danger, heroes, partners ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: utah, arizona, usa
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 4.5
 4K
Audacity (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Peter (Travis Owens) is an aspiring comedian encouraged by his friend Ben (Ben Price, Australia's Got Talent finalist) to perform at the local comedy club. But stage fright isn’t Peter’s only fear. When confronted with one of today’s most ...
Style: christian film
Plot: homosexuality, love, truth, sin, christianity, religion, comedian, prayer, held at gunpoint, rescue, christian, robbery ...
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Jupiter's Moon (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Hungary, Germany, France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A young immigrant is shot down while illegally crossing the border. Terrified and in shock, wounded Aryan can now mysteriously levitate at will. Thrown into a refugee camp, he is smuggled out by Dr Stern, intent on exploiting his extraordinary ...
Plot: held at gunpoint, restaurant, dancing, elevator, migrant, french fries, subway station, terrorism, refugees, cat, police, female nudity ...
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 6.1
 520K
Suicide Squad (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: From DC Comics comes the Suicide Squad, an antihero team of incarcerated supervillains who act as deniable assets for the United States government, undertaking high-risk black ops missions in exchange for commuted prison sentences.
Style: entertaining, absurd, comic, intense, surprise ending ...
Plot: superhero, secret mission, transformation, adventure, revenge, villain turns good, comics, batman, fight scenes, insanity, mission, weapons ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington d.c., pentagon, louisiana, usa
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Star Trek Beyond (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China, United Arab Emirates, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The USS Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a mysterious new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test.
Style: futuristic, exciting, entertaining, cerebral, melancholic ...
Plot: star trek, space opera, stranded, space travel, alien, chase, motorcycle, teleportation, revenge, transformation, vengeance, good versus evil ...
Time: 23rd century, future
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Captain Phillips (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, intense ...
Plot: ship, hijacking, pirate, hostages, navy, kidnapping, confined, team, rescue, ship captain, terrorism, u.s. navy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 2000s, 2010s
Place: somalia, africa, united states, kenya, vermont ...
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 5.2
 7K
Bushwick (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an unknown military force invades Bushwick, a Brooklyn neighborhood, young student Lucy and war veteran Stupe must rely on each other to escape and survive.
Plot: invasion, hostile takeover, killed with a gun, gun violence, shot with a gun, threatened with a gun, iraq veteran, car on fire, body armor, woman with a gun, death of boyfriend, leg wound ...
Place: new york, texas
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 5.3
 58K
Richie Rich (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Billionaire heir Richie Rich has it all, including Reggie Jackson as a batting coach and Claudia Schiffer as a personal trainer -- but no playmates. What's more, scoundrel Laurence Van Dough is scheming to take over the family empire. Uh-oh! ...
Style: humorous, light, sincere, sweet, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: youth, family, adventure, friendship, rich and poor, when the parents are away, missing person, mischievous children, cons and scams, wealth, conspiracy, betrayal ...
Place: usa, mcdonald's restaurant
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 6.1
 109K
Rampage (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Primatologist Davis Okoye shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who has been in his care since birth. But a rogue genetic experiment gone awry mutates this gentle ape into a raging creature of ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, touching, surprise ending
Plot: monster, destruction, mutation, transformation, fear, rage, animal attack, chase, gorilla, wolf, rescue, military ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san diego california, chicago illinois, florida, illinois, wyoming ...
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T2: Trainspotting (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After 20 years abroad, Mark Renton returns to Scotland and reunites with his old friends Sick Boy, Spud and Begbie.
Style: surprise ending, reflective, melancholic, stylized, bleak ...
Plot: drug addiction, revenge, addiction, friendship, heroin, violence, prison, extortion, blackmail, fight, cocaine, apartment ...
Time: 2010s
Place: scotland, bulgaria, scottish highlands, edinburgh scotland
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 7.3
 12K
Weekend (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A supposedly idyllic weekend trip to the countryside turns into a never-ending nightmare of traffic jams, revolution, cannibalism and murder as French bourgeois society starts to collapse under the weight of its own consumer preoccupations.
Style: biting, serious, offbeat, witty, tense ...
Plot: traffic jam, surrealism, weekend, on the road, murder, terrorism, cannibalism, human nature, countryside, new wave, man-woman relation, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france
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 5.5
 2K
Catch Hell (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Former Hollywood star Reagan Pearce (Ryan Phillippe) is kidnapped by two men connected to his past while on location in Louisiana. When he wakes up bound and chained in a rundown shack, he soon discovers the real motives of his captors and finds ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, psychological
Plot: kidnapping, actor, manipulations, isolation, confined, danger, actor's life, mind game, survival, vengeance, artists and showbiz, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, louisiana
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Leatherface: Texas Chainsaw Massacre III (1990)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A couple encounters a perverted gas station attendant who threatens them with a shotgun. They take a deserted path in Texas to seek help, but only meet up with a cannibalistic clan interested in helping themselves to fresh meat.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, death, murder, gory, psychopath, danger, survival, human monster, vengeance, zombie, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: texas, california, florida, usa
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Schoolgirl Hitchhikers (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Two female hitchhikers get mixed up with a gang of thieves and their stolen jewelery.
Plot: villa, lesbian, thief, bound and gagged, held at gunpoint, camping, revolver, hostage, chloroform, shoulder holster, french countryside, arrest ...
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 5.9
 8K
Man Down (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A haunted Afghanistan war veteran attempts to come to terms with his past while searching for his family in a post-apocalyptic America.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: alternate reality, illusion, dream, post war, delusion, apocalypse, commando raid, street shootout, police, police shootout, accidental killing, revelation ...
Place: afghanistan
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 6.0
 90K
Power Rangers (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Japan, Mexico, Canada, New Zealand
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Saban's Power Rangers follows five ordinary teens who must become something extraordinary when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove — and the world — is on the verge of being obliterated by an alien threat. Chosen by destiny, our ...
Style: entertaining, colourful, surprise ending, funny, based on cult tv series ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: superhero, transformation, good versus evil, reboot, superhero team, mentor, monster, teenage life, giant robots, fight scenes, teenager, high school ...
Time: prehistoric times, 2010s, prehistory
Place: mine
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 6.1
 33K
The Tournament (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Every ten or seven years in an unsuspecting town, The Tournament takes place. A battle royale between 30 of the world's deadliest assassins. The last man standing receiving the $10,000,000 cash prize and the title of Worlds No 1, which itself ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, chase, hitman, tournament, competition, martial arts, uninhibited rivalry, confession, violence spree, danger, rivalry, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, brazil
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Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Explore the mysterious and dangerous home of the king of the apes as a team of explorers ventures deep inside the treacherous, primordial island.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, exciting, absurd, entertaining ...
Plot: island, danger, death, self sacrifice, bomb, giant animal, survival, expedition, adventure, gunfight, jungle, gorilla ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, year 1944, year 1973, 20th century
Place: vietnam, thailand, bangkok thailand, washington d.c.
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In 1926, Newt Scamander arrives at the Magical Congress of the United States of America with a magically expanded briefcase, which houses a number of dangerous creatures and their habitats. When the creatures escape from the briefcase, it sends the ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, fairy tale, light, semi serious ...
Plot: good versus evil, teleportation, magic, magical creature, magic wand, friendship, chase, rescue, adventure, robbery, englishman abroad, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 1920s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, dungeon, england
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X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.
Style: suspense, exciting, comic, epic, surprise ending ...
Plot: mutant, superhero, apocalypse, superhero team, world domination, transformation, teleportation, betrayal, immortality, revenge, good versus evil, mentor ...
Time: future, year 1983, 2010s
Place: egypt, poland, west berlin west germany, sydney australia, cairo egypt ...
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 8.1
 517K
Prisoners (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will this desperate father go to protect his family?
Style: suspenseful, bleak, psychological, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: kidnapping, missing child, police investigation, investigation, disappearance, crime, brutality, revenge, torture, vigilantism, moral ambiguity, maze ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, boston
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