Assassin movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant assassin movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense and suspense films and TV shows about / with assassin, danger, hitman, deadly, gun, murder, assassination, violence, revenge and gunfight plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as assassin: Assassin's Creed (2016), The Bourne Identity (2002), Leon: The Professional (1994), The Man from Nowhere (2010), Hitman: Agent 47 (2015), Assassin's Creed: Lineage (2009), RoboGeisha (2009), Eliminators (2016), The Dragon Prince (2018), The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017).

List of assassin movies

Assassin's Creed (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, UK, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malta
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor in 15th century Spain, Callum Lynch discovers he's a descendant of the secret 'Assassins' society. After gaining incredible knowledge and ...
Style: exciting, serious, surprise ending, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassin, secret society, brotherhood, adventure, time travel, assassination, imaginary, memory, danger, undercover, secret identity, deadly ...
Time: ancient history, 15th century, year 2016, year 1986, 2010s ...
Place: spain, london, texas, madrid
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The Bourne Identity (2002)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wounded to the brink of death and suffering from amnesia, Jason Bourne is rescued at sea by a fisherman. With nothing to go on but a Swiss bank account number, he starts to reconstruct his life, but finds that many people he encounters want him ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, intense, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, escape, secret agents, political thriller, on the run, tough heroes, assassin, amnesia, uncover truth, cia, car chase, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, langley virginia, hamburg germany, switzerland ...
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John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: John Wick is on the run for two reasons… he’s being hunted for a global $14 million dollar open contract on his life, and for breaking a central rule: taking a life on Continental Hotel grounds. The victim was a member of the High Table who ...
Style: tense, exciting, brutal, suspense, harsh ...
Plot: one man army, gunfight, criminal's revenge, vengeance, murder, assassin, tough guy, crimes, shooting, martial arts, danger, chase ...
Time: 2010s
Place: morocco, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, north africa, new york
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Leon: The Professional (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Leon, the top hit man in New York, has earned a rep as an effective "cleaner". But when his next-door neighbors are wiped out by a loose-cannon DEA agent, he becomes the unwilling custodian of 12-year-old Mathilda. Before long, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak, touching ...
Plot: hitman, loneliness, friendship, sniper, mentor, dark hero, killings, mafia, loner, murder, crimes, lone wolves ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Man from Nowhere (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: His only friend called him 'the man from nowhere'... Taesik, a former special agent becomes a loner after losing his wife in a miserable accident and lives a bitter life running a pawnshop. He only has a few customers and a friend named ...
Style: serious, brutal, emotional, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: one man army, lone hero, martial arts, fist fighting, kidnapping, protection, heroes, gang, drug lord, fight scenes, master warrior, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, seoul, south korea
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Hitman: Agent 47 (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An assassin teams up with a woman to help her find her father and uncover the mysteries of her ancestry.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, one man army, danger, assassin, crimes, deadly, secret identity, murder, track down, assassins, assassination, secret agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: berlin germany, singapore
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Assassin's Creed: Lineage (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 36 min.
Story: Giovanni is an assassin living during the Renaissance in 15th century Italy. At this dawn of a new era, a conspiracy is being plotted by one corrupt family to overthrow the powerful Medici family and destroy a unified Italy. As an assassin, Giovanni ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassination, assassin, secret identity, video game, secret life, injustice, danger, adventure, deadly, undercover, family secrets, family secret ...
Time: 15th century, renaissance
Place: italy, venice, rome italy, florence
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 5.3
 2K
RoboGeisha (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sisters Yoshie and Kikue are two Geisha who are abducted by a mysterious organization to be transformed into murderous cyborg assassins.
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, entertaining, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, geisha, assassin, crimes, rivalry, danger, chaos, escapades, transformation, martial arts, conspiracy, save the day ...
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 5.5
 3K
Eliminators (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A former US Federal Agent must abandon the witness protection program and come out of hiding when his London home is invaded in error due to a wrong address. When the event ends with multiple homicides, the news triggers those hunting him to send ...
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, tense, brutal
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassin, martial arts, hitman, revenge, widower, daughter, agent, shot to death, pursuit, manhunt, gunfight, rescue ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
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The Dragon Prince (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 26 min.
Story: An extraordinary discovery inspires two human princes and an elven assassin to team up on an epic quest to bring peace to their warring lands.
Style: exciting, captivating, feel good, enigmatic
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, elf, magic, adventure, prince, sword and sorcery, imaginary kingdom, heir to the throne, save the kingdom, black magic, conflict, exile ...
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The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Netherlands, Canada, UK, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.
Style: buddy comedy, captivating, tense, humorous, surprise ending ...
Plot: bodyguard, hitman, killer, car chase, assassin, revenge, on the run, travel, opposites attract, criminal, courtroom, courage ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: england, amsterdam, netherlands, big ben london, london ...
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In the Line of Fire (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Veteran Secret Service agent Frank Horrigan is a man haunted by his failure to save President Kennedy while serving protection detail in Dallas. Thirty years later, a man calling himself "Booth" threatens the life of the current President, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret service, bodyguard, obsession, assassination attempt, election, undercover, gunfight, assassin, stalking, cia, rivalry, terrorism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, washington d.c., usa, chicago illinois, phoenix arizona ...
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Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After five (or six) years of vanilla-wedded bliss, ordinary suburbanites John and Jane Smith are stuck in a huge rut. Unbeknownst to each other, they are both coolly lethal, highly-paid assassins working for rival organisations. When they discover ...
Style: sexy, exciting, romantic, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens, girls' night
Plot: secret identity, hitman, female assassin, spy, love and romance, double life, battle of the sexes, secret service, secret agents, cia, couple relations, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york, atlanta georgia, coney island brooklyn new york city ...
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 6.3
 90K
The American (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dispatched to a small Italian town to await further orders, assassin Jack embarks on a double life that may be more relaxing than is good for him.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, tense, suspense, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: one last job, small town, hitman, prostitute, betrayal, moral dilemma, anti heroes, anti hero, assassin, assassination, loner, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy, europe, sweden, rome italy, california
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Serena and the Ratts (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After years of killing for a man only known as "The Boss", Serena is burnt out. When she is hired for one final job, she teams up with an underground renegade group to stop her replacement from executing the assassination.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: hitman, renegade, assassin, time travel, crimes, danger, murder, inventions and discoveries, assassination, scientist, gun, girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.3
 1K
Pistol Opera (2001)
Genre: Crime, Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: As one of Suzuki's last fims, it is related to his 1967 Branded to Kill, either as a remake or sequel. The plots of both films involve a third-ranked hit man deposing the top-ranked hit man to claim the top rank.
Style: psychedelic, atmospheric, surreal, realistic, experimental ...
Plot: assassin, rivalry, hitman, contests and competitions, danger, crimes, assassination, femme fatale, graphic violence, deadly, yakuza, japanese woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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 4.8
 3K
Primal (2019)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A big-game hunter for zoos who has booked passage on a Greek shipping freighter with a fresh haul of exotic and deadly animals from the Amazon, including a rare white Jaguar - along with a political assassin being extradited to the U.S in secret. ...
Style: realistic, captivating, exciting, tense
Plot: cargo ship, wild animal, assassin, escaped prisoner, villain, animal attack, war criminal, extradition, jaguar, danger, deadly, sea voyage ...
Time: contemporary
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The Assassins (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the year 198 BC, Cao Cao (Chow Yun Fat), Prime Minister of the Han Dynasty, ventured to the east and defeated China's greatest warrior Lu Bu, terrifying every ambitious warlord across the country. Several years later, after taking the Han ...
Style: exciting, serious, epic, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: adventure, political conspiracy, rivalry, assassination attempt, head of state, assassin, battles, military, hidden identity, family relations, love and romance, danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia
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 5.4
 1K
Montana (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the mean streets of London's East End, a former Serbian commando and a fourteen-year old boy plot revenge against a powerful crime lord and his ruthless lieutenants. As our heroes prepare to take on their enemies, the boy is mentored in the ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, hitman, crimes, teaching the ways of the world, coming of age, haunted by the past, assassin, gangsters, deadly, master criminal, drugs/alcohol, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
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428: The Animation (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Two years ago, Shibuya was ravaged by a biological terrorist attack using the deadly Ua virus. Maria Osawa was saved when her father inoculated her against the virus, but is left with partial amnesia from the shock. She works as a cameraman when ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, entertaining, humorous ...
Plot: terrorism, danger, assassination attempt, deadly, leadership, assassin, journalism, escapades, terrorist group, war on terror, save the day, prodigy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, shanghai
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 7.7
 10K
Deadly Class (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Follow a disillusioned teen recruited into a storied high school for assassins. Maintaining his moral code while surviving a ruthless curriculum, vicious social cliques, and his own adolescent uncertainties may prove fatal.
Style: brutal, bloody, atmospheric, dark
Plot: youth, danger, death, drugs, gang, private school, assassin, murderer, disciple, violence, teenager, boarding school ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
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 6.7
 3K
Commitment (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The son of a North Korean spy decides to follow in his father's footsteps to protect his little sister. After his father’s botched espionage mission, North Korean Myung-hoon and his young sister Hye-in are sent to a labor prison camp. In ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: secret agents, spy, hitman, track down, espionage, danger, undercover, deadly, assassin, murder, secret mission, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seoul, asia, korea, north korea
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 4.9
 3K
Stiletto (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The seemingly random killings of an assassin puzzle her former lover, a wealthy Greek crime boss whose organization is jeopardized by his love for her, and the detective following her rising body count
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vengeance, police investigation, hitman, rivalry, police detective, tough heroes, danger, dishonesty, betrayal, criminal's revenge, assassin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Day of the Jackal (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 143 min.
Story: An international assassin known as ‘The Jackal’ is employed by disgruntled French generals to kill President Charles de Gaulle, with a dedicated gendarme on the assassin's trail.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: terrorism, politics, conspiracy, hitman, assassination attempt, assassination, serial killer, false identity, law enforcement, police, crimes, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1963, 70s
Place: france, paris france, europe, vienna, big ben london ...
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 6.9
 12K
The Mechanic (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Arthur Bishop is a veteran hit man who, owing to his penchant for making his targets' deaths seem like accidents, thinks himself an artist. It's made him very rich, but as he hits middle age, he's so depressed and lonely that he takes ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, sniper, assassin, friendship, map, lock pick, assassination, drug smuggling, gangsters, crime, crimes, graphic violence ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: naples italy, los angeles, ireland
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 6.1
 12K
Violet & Daisy (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two teenage assassins accept what they think will be a quick-and-easy job, until an unexpected target throws them off their plan.
Style: surreal, twists and turns, melancholic, intense, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hitman, teenage girl, partners, best friends, unlikely criminals, female killer, crimes, implied rape, deadly, assassin, twists & turns, existentialism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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The Bourne Supremacy (2004)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When a CIA operation to purchase classified Russian documents is blown by a rival agent, who then shows up in the sleepy seaside village where Bourne and Marie have been living. The pair run for their lives and Bourne, who promised retaliation ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, cia, spy, tough heroes, fighting the system, uncover truth, manhunt, secret agents, chases and races, espionage, one against many, government agency ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, russia, berlin germany, italy, germany ...
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The Man with the Golden Gun (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A golden bullet has 007 engraved on it as it smashes into the secret service headquarters. The bullet came from the professional killer Scaramanga who has yet to miss a target and James Bond begins a mission to try and stop him.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, secret service, espionage, chase, assassin, dwarf, undercover, secret agents, karate, gold, martial arts, duel ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: thailand, hong kong, asia, bangkok thailand, england ...
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 6.6
 147K
The Mechanic (2011)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Arthur Bishop is a 'mechanic' - an elite assassin with a strict code and unique talent for cleanly eliminating targets. It's a job that requires professional perfection and total detachment, and Bishop is the best in the business. But ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, exciting, clever, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, boat, deception, revenge, partners, mafia, teaching the ways of the world, loss of friend, mentor, betrayal, car chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, chicago illinois, colombia
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 6.8
 186K
Hanna (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A 16-year-old girl raised by her father to be the perfect assassin is dispatched on a mission across Europe. Tracked by a ruthless operatives, she faces startling revelations about her existence and questions about her humanity.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female assassin, chase, teenage girl, secret agents, undercover, vengeance, female killer, danger, hitman, young heroes, cia, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, morocco, europe, germany, africa ...
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