Shot in the back movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant shot in the back movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out intense, surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful, serious and exciting films and TV shows about / with shot in the back, murder, violence, death, shot to death, shot in the chest, danger, revenge, vengeance and dialogue plots mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres shot in USA, France, China and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as shot in the back: Hacksaw Ridge (2016), Star Trek Beyond (2016), The Equalizer (2014), 13 Hours (2016), Madness (1980), Dunkirk (2017), Desierto (2015), See You Up There (2017), From a Whisper to a Scream (1987), The Black Monocle (1961).
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The Godfather (1972)
Crime, Drama
USA
175 min.
 9.2
The Dark Knight (2008)
Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA, UK
152 min.
 9.0
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Siberia (2018)
Crime, Romance, Thriller
USA
104 min.
 4.3
Mortal Engines (2018)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
New Zealand, USA
128 min.
 6.5

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 8.1
 340K
Hacksaw Ridge (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first Conscientious Objector in American history to receive the Congressional Medal of Honor.
Style: based on true events, touching, brutal, suspense, inspirational ...
Plot: war, bible, conscientious objector, courage, violence, survival, world war two, father son relationship, life & death, prejudice, soldier, pacifism ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, 20th century
Place: japan, 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: space travel, space opera, stranded, star trek, alien, chase, teleportation, motorcycle, revenge, transformation, vengeance, good versus evil ...
Time: 23rd century, future
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 7.2
 279K
The Equalizer (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ...
Style: serious, suspense, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, fighting crime, lone wolves, vigilante, righting the wronged, corruption, tough heroes, lone hero, vigilantism, heroes, organized crime, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, moscow russia, russia
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 7.3
 98K
13 Hours (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Malta, Morocco, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: An American Ambassador is killed during an attack at a U.S. compound in Libya as a security team struggles to make sense out of the chaos.
Style: suspense, bilingual, based on true events, surprise ending, intense ...
Plot: mercenary, cia agent, american abroad, heroism, explosion, assault rifle, death, war, terrorism, courage, survival, politics ...
Time: 21st century, year 2012, 2010s, year 2011
Place: libya, pentagon, washington d.c., langley virginia, middle east ...
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 5.7
 281
Madness (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An escaped convicted murderer invades the cottage of a man, his wife and the wife's sister, whereupon he proceeds to torment this already dysfunctional trio with rape and violence.
Plot: murder, rape, home invasion, infidelity, bare breasts, digging, escaped convict, shot in the back, shooting a woman, cunnilingus, tied to a bed, footsie under the table ...
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 7.9
 434K
Dunkirk (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Netherlands, France, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of the miraculous evacuation of Allied soldiers from Belgium, Britain, Canada and France, who were cut off and surrounded by the German army from the beaches and harbour of Dunkirk between May 26th and June 4th 1940 during World War II.
Style: atmospheric, dramatic, realistic, based on true events, suspense ...
Plot: war, world war two, survival, evacuation, british army, soldier, german, wartime, rescue, rescue mission, surrounded, german army ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940, 20th century
Place: france, europe, english channel, england, battleship ...
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 6.0
 8K
Desierto (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of Mexican emigrants attempts to cross the Mexican-US border. What begins as a hopeful journey becomes a harrowing, bloody and primal fight for survival when a deranged, rifle-toting vigilante and his loyal Belgian Malinois dog chase the ...
Plot: survival, desert, mass murder, vigilante, mexican border, running for your life, killing an animal, teddy bear, pickup truck, sunrise, sunset, snake ...
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See You Up There (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: November 1918. A few days before the Armistice, Édouard Péricourt saves Albert Maillard's life. These two men have nothing in common but the war. Lieutenant Pradelle, by ordering a senseless assault, destroys their lives while binding them as ...
Plot: swindle, body mutilation, world war one, jumping from height, coffin, little girl, soldier, bank, death, flashback, end of war, morphine ...
Time: year 1918, 1910s, post world war one, 1920s
Place: paris france, morocco
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From a Whisper to a Scream (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The uncle of an executed murderess relates four stories of his hometown, Oldfield, to a reporter. In the first, an elderly man pursues a romance with a younger woman, even to the grave and beyond. In the second, a wounded man on the run from ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: american civil war, anthology, voodoo, necrophilia, murder, swamp, ghost, gory, serial killer, librarian, civil war, small town ...
Place: tennessee, usa
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The Black Monocle (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Marquis de Villemaur reunite strange visitors in his Castle, to meet a survivor of the Third Reich. There is an Italian fascist, Heinrich; a German, Matthias; a Russian; and Dromard, a blind French war hero with a black monocle. - from IMDB
Plot: torture, cigar smoking, telephone call, running, undressing, stabbed to death, castle, car bomb, nazi, dagger, shot in the back, pipe smoking ...
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Captive Women 4 (1977)
Genre: Thriller, War
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: To improve the morale of the German officers, a train with beautiful girls is arranged to entertain them when on leave.
Plot: machine gun, running, rifle, lesbian sex, lesbian, female removes her clothes, sexploitation, lust, fondling, lesbian kiss, panties pulled down, pubic hair ...
Time: 1940s
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The Coldest City (2017)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Sweden, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, harsh, exciting, sexy ...
Plot: double agent, spy, undercover agent, cold war, bisexual woman, shooting, sexy woman, blonde, brutality, man fights a woman, vodka, undercover ...
Time: year 1987, year 1989
Place: germany, east berlin east germany, europe, berlin germany, east berlin ...
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 5.5
 145K
The Mummy (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: China, Japan, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient queen whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human ...
Style: scary, surprise ending, gothic, intense, bad ending ...
Plot: supernatural, mummy, archaeology, immortality, adventure, betrayal, mythology, monster, tomb, doctor, king, one man army ...
Time: 2010s, 1930s
Place: egypt, iraq, middle east, big ben london
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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: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, chase, contests and competitions, hitman, assassin, martial arts, vengeance, prize, tournament, explosion, fistfight, fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, brazil
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 7.5
 453K
Wonder Woman (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 141 min.
Story: An Amazon princess comes to the world of Man in the grips of the First World War to confront the forces of evil and bring an end to human conflict.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, intense, entertaining, epic ...
Plot: courage, island, justice, adventure, good versus evil, chosen one, superhero, superheroine, war, princess, immortality, wartime ...
Time: 1910s, 2010s, year 1918
Place: paris france, tower bridge london, ottoman empire, belgium, big ben london
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Nocturnal Animals (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Susan Morrow receives a book manuscript from her ex-husband – a man she left 20 years earlier – asking for her opinion of his writing. As she reads, she is drawn into the fictional life of Tony Hastings, a mathematics professor whose family ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: infidelity, lung cancer, hostage, cancer, novelist, overbearing mother, rape, unfaithful wife, rapist, parent child relationship, carjacking, art ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas
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 5.9
 534
Cactus (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man is kidnapped from his city home in the quiet hours of the night and, the kidnapper, John Kelly, embarks on a journey into the Australian Outback towards the place where his hostage is due for delivery. As time and distance roll by, the ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: kidnapping, on the road, hostages, unlikely criminals, wilderness, nothing goes right, crimes, danger, crime gone awry, survival, destiny, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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 6.1
 501K
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, adventure, dark hero, transformation, revenge, villain turns good, comics, batman, fight scenes, mission, insanity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington d.c., pentagon, usa, louisiana
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 2.8
 1K
Snuff (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Argentina, USA, Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The followers of a charismatic cult leader set out to murder a pregnant actress.
Style: serious, disturbing, offbeat, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, cult, biker, violence, sex, evil, filmmaking, psychopath, mind game, gory, violence spree, psycho ...
Time: 70s
Place: argentina, latin america
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 8.0
 588K
The Revenant (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, violence, revenge, betrayal, vengeance, native american, manhunt, native americans, old west, greed, snow ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
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 6.8
 343K
Spectre (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organization. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind SPECTRE.
Style: suspense, exciting, entertaining, sexy, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, secret service, espionage, british secret service, secret agent, james bond, 007, heroic mission, assassin, car chase, secret mission, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: north africa, big ben london, rome italy, austria, london ...
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 7.9
 379K
Nightcrawler (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Lou Bloom, desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. Aiding him in his effort is Nina, a TV-news veteran.
Style: psychological, realistic, disturbing, suspense, intense ...
Plot: journalism, neo noir, sociopath, ambition, obsession, anti-hero, losing-it hero, cynicism, journalist, deception, character study, morality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, venice beach california
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 6.5
 113K
Savages (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Pot growers Ben and Chon face off against the Mexican drug cartel who kidnapped their shared girlfriend.
Style: rough, dark humor, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, rescue, crime, drug dealing, love triangle, violence, friends, friendship, woman in danger, marijuana, young people ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: southern california, california, mexico, usa, tijuana mexico
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Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L. Team 6 in May, 2011.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, talky, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, cia, military, terrorism, track down, assassination, navy, torture, surveillance, helicopter, espionage, 9/11 ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, 2000s, 2010s ...
Place: pakistan, middle east, iraq, paris france, poland ...
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Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 'Toon star Roger is worried that his wife Jessica is playing pattycake with someone else, so the studio hires detective Eddie Valiant to snoop on her. But the stakes are quickly raised when Marvin Acme is found dead and Roger is the prime ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, twists and turns, witty ...
Audience: date night, family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: private detective, femme fatale, falsely accused, neo noir, rabbit, innocence, frame up, investigation, actor, singer, hollywood, odd couple ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1947
Place: usa, los angeles
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 6.7
 331K
Wanted (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Doormat Wesley Gibson discovers that his recently murdered father – who Wesley never knew – belonged to a secret guild of assassins. After a leather-clad sexpot drafts Wesley into the society, he hones his innate killing skills and turns avenger.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, twists and turns, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, trap, rage, life turned upside down, bomb, party, supernatural, mentor, good versus evil, gunfight, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, europe
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 6.1
 47K
Vampires (1998)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The church enlists a team of vampire-hunters to hunt down and destroy a group of vampires searching for an ancient relic that will allow them to exist in sunlight.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, gothic, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, chase, vampire slayer, vampire hunter, vengeance, relic, priest, gory, cross, obsessive quest, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: new mexico, mexico
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Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Italy, Switzerland, Thailand, Tunisia
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Years after the onset of the Clone Wars, the noble Jedi Knights lead a massive clone army into a galaxy-wide battle against the Separatists. When the sinister Sith unveil a thousand-year-old plot to rule the galaxy, the Republic crumbles and from ...
Style: futuristic, epic, exciting, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, outer space, heroic mission, good versus evil, space opera, rescue, cult figure, adventure, emperor, disguise, army, warrior ...
Time: future
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 6.0
 132K
Hercules (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Fourteen hundred years ago, a tormented soul walked the earth that was neither man nor god. Hercules was the powerful son of the god king Zeus, for this he received nothing but suffering his entire life. After twelve arduous labors and the loss of ...
Style: exciting, serious, entertaining, ridiculous, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, master warrior, legends and myths, hercules, battle, warrior, adventure, superhuman powers, heroic mission, battles, danger, escapades ...
Place: greece, ancient greece, dungeon, athens greece
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Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be ...
Style: exciting, suspense, bleak, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, chase, survival, apocalypse, insanity, desert, danger, dark future, chases and races, dark hero, female warrior, brutality ...
Time: future
Place: australia
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