Showdown movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant showdown movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out tense, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, serious and captivating films and TV shows about / with showdown, violence, heroes, danger, blood, gun, murder, gunfight, fistfight and rivalry plots mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as showdown: Godless (2017), Gunfight at La Mesa (2010), Dog Soldiers (2002), Jackie Chan Presents: Wushu (2008), Waco (2018), Fast & Furious 9 (2021), David and Goliath (2015), Double Tap (2011), Supermax (2016), Honor (2006).

List of showdown movies

 8.3
 48K
Godless (2017)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Frank Griffin, an outlaw terrorizing the 1880s American West, hunts down Roy Goode, his partner turned enemy. Roy hides out at a ranch as Frank's chase leads him to La Belle, New Mexico - a town mysteriously made up entirely of women.
Style: rough, suspense, suspenseful, tense, exciting
Plot: mining town, showdown, revisionist western, standoff, gunslinger, cowboy, gang, violence, outlaw, criminal, gunfight, widow ...
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Gunfight at La Mesa (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tate Noble returns to the town of his youth where as a boy his parents were murdered. His childhood friend Samuel, now the sheriff of La Mesa knows who is responsible, and Tate's arrival sparks hostility between Samuel and his father Judge ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, tense, scary
Plot: showdown, old west, gunfight, heroic mission, heroes, rivalry, mysterious character, injustice, vengeance, destiny, crimes, life is a bitch ...
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 6.8
 54K
Dog Soldiers (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A squad of British soldiers on training in the lonesome Scottish wilderness find a wounded Special Forces captain and the remains of his team. As they encounter zoologist Megan, it turns out that werewolves are active in the region. They have to ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: werewolf, soldier, in the woods, survival, full moon, gory, wilderness, beast, showdown, standoff, deadly, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe, scottish highlands, wales, england
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Jackie Chan Presents: Wushu (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ten years ago, five students joined a martial arts school and learned the disciplines of Wushu and the bonds of friendship. Today, both will be put to the test after they and a former student stumble into a child kidnapping ring
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, martial arts, coach, showdown, friends, friendship, adventure, escapades, crimes, ambition, rivalry, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
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Highlander: The Search for Vengeance (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Colin MacLeod hunts for the man responsible for the death of his love. He chases the immortal Marcus Octavius across centuries as his quest threatens to take over his life and heart. In his quest, he meets a woman who reminds him of his slain ...
Style: serious, touching, suspenseful, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, redemption, idealism, samurai, immortality, battles, hopes, revenge, showdown, heroic mission, good versus evil, obsessive quest ...
Time: future, near future, 22nd century
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 7.9
 16K
Waco (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 292 min.
Story: The FBI and ATF seize religious leader, David Koresh's Branch Davidian compound in Waco, Texas in the spring of 1993. A six-part television series covering a deadly standoff between the federal government and the Branch Davidians spiritual ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: siege, cult, fbi, standoff, showdown, cult leader, true crime, raid, gunfight, shoot out, fbi agent, united states of america ...
Time: year 1993, 1990s, 90s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
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Fast & Furious 9 (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: The next installment in the franchise.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car, street racing, chases and races, car chase, showdown, chase, murder, fight, danger, revenge, rescue mission, crimes ...
Time: 2020s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia (former ussr), jamaica, moscow russia, las vegas
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David and Goliath (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The big-budget, epic film on young King David who took on the mighty warrior Goliath against all odds.
Style: biblical, captivating, exciting, tense, based on the bible
Plot: old testament, king, giant, warrior, showdown, standoff, bible story, brother brother relationship, faith, heroism, bravery, mountain ...
Time: ancient world
Place: israel
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 5.0
 52
Double Tap (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bobby Giovanni is a distraught police detective and father over the edge. Plagued by his past and mourning the death of his wife he compensates by taking Vicodin and other prescription drugs. Upon discovering who murdered his wife he seeks revenge ...
Style: suspense, serious, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending
Plot: revenge, death of wife, drug addiction, showdown, father son relationship, love, guilt, identity crisis, murder, undercover, fight, organized crime ...
Place: washington d.c., california, japan, ireland, los angeles
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 5.9
 278
Supermax (2016)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Twelve people are confined together in an abandoned maximum security prison in the middle of the Amazon forest, and end up having to fight for their lives against unknown creatures and supernatural odds.
Style: suspense, tense, rough, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, amazon, prison, creature, one man army, showdown, escape, last man standing, characters killed one by one, brutality, left for dead, solitary ...
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 4.3
 545
Honor (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a world where street gangs collide with the law, neighborhood friends, Raymond and Gabriel, must decide which side of the battle to join. This will be the ultimate fight - the one for power, family, and HONOR.
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: streetfighting, gang, crimes, friendship, urban ghetto life, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, showdown, organized crime, underground tournament, underground fighting, gang war ...
Time: contemporary
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Archon Defender (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Archon Defender follows the path of a young woman, Colette, as she seeks her way through adversity to redemption, as the world she once knew is torn apart by war and tyranny. Archon Defender is a solo production by Director David T. Krupicz, who ...
Style: avant garde, suspense, exciting, captivating
Plot: showdown, villain, danger, fictional war, warrior, good versus evil, battles, fight, escape, betrayal, monk, destruction ...
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 5.7
 59K
Pan (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Living a bleak existence at a London orphanage, 12-year-old Peter finds himself whisked away to the fantastical world of Neverland. Adventure awaits as he meets new friend James Hook and the warrior Tiger Lily. They must band together to save ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, stylized, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fantasy world, orphan, pirate, magic, heroes, journey, adventure, flying, mischievous children, young heroes, danger, escapades ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 18th century, future
Place: london
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 3.5
 439
Ghost Rock (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Set in 1882, John Slaughter and his sidekick Savannah Starr return to a town where an almost forgotten massacre took place 20 years ago. They are determined to find the man responsible.
Style: serious, suspense, tense, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, tough heroes, vigilantism, vengeance, righting the wronged, lone wolves, gang, deadly, crimes, hopes, small town ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
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The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In order to avoid a jail sentence, Sean Boswell heads to Tokyo to live with his military father. In a low-rent section of the city, Shaun gets caught up in the underground world of drift racing
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: car chase, car race, car, mechanic, troublemaker, youth, street racing, friendship, crimes, rebel, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
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The Thirst: Blood War (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Will is a hippie college student who finds himself in the middle of a battle between vampires and a group of warlocks called Sentries; but when he's bitten by a seductive vampire he's forced to come to terms with his new state of being
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: vampire, college, danger, rivalry, deadly, supernatural, showdown, transformation, warlock, student, monster, seduction ...
Time: contemporary
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Retribution Road (2007)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A bank robbery gone wrong leads to a horrific crime and the capture of the most relentless outlaw in Texas...the infamous Johnny Rios. Incarcerated, Rios ups the ante with a daring ultimatum that gives the sleepy town of Wardlaw a rude awakening as ...
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: old west, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, vigilantism, heist, small town, family relations, deadly, fugitives, showdown, criminal ...
Place: texas, usa
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 8.6
 25K
Vikram Vedha (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: A notorious gangster Vedha surrenders himself to encounter specialist Vikram whom he challenges every step of the way by narrating his life events in the form of riddles that needs to be solved in order to capture him.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uncover truth, standoff, investigation, showdown, death, moral dilemma, betrayal, murder, danger, police investigation, crimes, brutality ...
Time: contemporary
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 7.1
 2K
The Crossing (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A made-for-TV dramatization of George Washington's perilous gamble of crossing the Delaware River and attacking the British forces at Trenton.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: military, heroes, battles, against the odds, military life, heroic mission, rebellion, rebelliousness, state affairs, danger, war, revolution ...
Place: usa, delaware, new jersey
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The Blue and the Gray (1982)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 296 min.
Story: This movie is also in existance as a 3 part miniseries. America just before and during the Civil War, as seen through the eyes of an artist correspondent. The plot revolves around the families of two sisters; Maggie Geyser and Evelyn Hale. The ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: american civil war, battles, military, working class, family life, society, rebellion, brother brother relationship, standoff, showdown, slavery, war ...
Time: 19th century
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 7.6
 2K
Standoff (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series focused on an FBI Crisis Negotiation Unit whose members negotiated hostage situations and shared relationships.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, dark humor, enigmatic ...
Plot: policewoman, fbi, negotiation, hostage, coworker relationship, workplace romance, partners against crime, love and romance, romancing partners, spouse in danger, confined, hostages ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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X-Men: Dark Phoenix (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Gathered together by Professor Charles Xavier to protect a world that fears and hates them, the X-Men had fought many battles, been on adventures that spanned galaxies, grappled enemies of limitless might, but none of this could prepare them for the ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, comic, psychotronic, suspense ...
Plot: telekinesis, mutant, superhero, supernatural ability, superhero team, supernatural power, teleportation, heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, super villain, moral dilemma ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1992, year 1975, 70s
Place: new york, paris france
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Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, China, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the ...
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: monster, giant monster, godzilla, giant animal, prehistoric creature, destruction, giant creature, violence, snow, monster versus monster, jungle, rescue ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, year 2014
Place: boston, antarctica, mexico, washington d.c., san francisco ...
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 7.5
 148K
Upgrade (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A brutal mugging leaves Grey Trace paralyzed in the hospital and his beloved wife dead. A billionaire inventor soon offers Trace a cure — an artificial intelligence implant called STEM that will enhance his body. Now able to walk, Grey finds that ...
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, experimental, tech noir, surprise ending ...
Plot: artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, super soldier, nanotechnology, microchip, murder, distopia, robotics, cyborgs, implant, experimental technology, husband wife relationship ...
Time: future, near future
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Legend of the Phantom Rider (2002)
Genre: Action, Western, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two ancient entities reincarnated through the centuries face off time and again for an innocent soul.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: showdown, criminal, supernatural power, supernatural, native american, outlaw gang, small town, gunfight, storekeeper, rape, long haired male, murder of husband ...
Time: 1860s, 1800s, 19th century
Place: arizona
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 5.7
 401
Whiteout (2000)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A group of terrorists has taken hold of the largest dam in Japan. They also capture the workers as hostages, and demanded $5 billion yen from the government with a 24 hour deadline in exchange for the lives of the hostages. To make things more ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, serious
Plot: one against many, tough guy, reluctant hero, showdown, wilderness, terrorist, terrorist group, hostage, heroic bloodshed, captive, money, martial arts ...
Place: japan
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I've Started to Like You (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The daughter of a rich criminal industrial tycoon falls in love with a college boy. The tycoon, what a surprise, objects...
Style: touching, captivating, romantic, suspenseful
Plot: father dislikes daughter's boyfriend, domineering father, elopement, criminal, tough guy, showdown, mob boss, murder, desperation, romance, forbidden love, violence ...
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Max Havoc: Ring of Fire (2006)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Max, having forsaken his life as a former world kick-boxing champion to redefine himself as a world class photographer, is on his way to photograph top tennis star and athlete Suzy Blaine. While on assignment, Max uncovers a crime ring and relies on ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, suspense, rough ...
Plot: martial arts, resort, gangsters, crimes, gang, rivalry, tough heroes, kickboxing, criminal, showdown, heroes, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c.
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The Lion in Winter (2003)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: King Henry II (Patrick Stewart) keeps his wife, Eleanor (Glenn Close) locked away in the towers because of her frequent attempts to overthrow him. With Eleanor out of the way he can have his dalliances with his young mistress (Yuliya Vysotskaya). ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: royal family, political intrigue, family relations, parents and children, couple relations, uninhibited rivalry, infidelity, dishonesty, state affairs, rivalry, romance, couples ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe
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 2.5
 259
Dead Noon (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: With the powers of hell at his disposal, Frank, a blood-thirsty outlaw from the old west, is resurrected to seek his revenge on the present day town of Weston.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, zombie, danger, adventure, escapades, curses spells and rituals, reincarnation, deadly, bounty hunter, gang, store, supernatural ...
Place: wyoming, montana
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