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 suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, suspense and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with shot in the back, murder, chase, violence, gun, gunfight, blood, danger, shot to death and crimes plots mostly in Thriller, Action and Drama genres shot in USA, Romania, Hong Kong and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as shot in the back: Killing Salazar (2017), Born of War (2014), R.O.T.O.R. (1987), The Silencers (1996), California (1977), Walking with the Enemy (2013), The Monuments Men (2014), Tokyo Gore Police (2008), The Courier (2012), Ghost in the Shell 2.0 (2008).

List of shot in the back movies

Killing Salazar (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Monaco, Romania
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An elite team of DEA agents are assigned to protect a dangerous drug lord and take refuge in a luxury hotel while they await extraction. They soon find themselves at the center of an ambush as the drug lord's former associates launch an ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, exciting, ambiguous ending ...
Plot: black ops, ambush, betrayal, battle, organized crime, violence, battles, top secret, russian, gangster, female killer, crime boss ...
Place: eastern europe, ukraine, romania
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 4.3
 361
Born of War (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Jordan, Cyprus
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Mina, a young college student, has her life ripped away after her family is killed. When she finds out their murder was part of a botched kidnapping to return her to her real father—a terrorist in the middle east.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: false accusation, murder, kidnapping, vengeance, uncover truth, life turned upside down, love affair, dishonesty, deadly, crimes, rivalry, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: middle east, england, canada, cyprus, london
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 2.7
 3K
R.O.T.O.R. (1987)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Robotic Officer Tactical Operation Research. A prototype robot intended for crime combat escapes from the development lab and goes on a killing rampage.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, offbeat, futuristic, surprise ending ...
Plot: law enforcement, society, androids and robots, imaginary, heroes, technology gone awry, experiment gone awry, chaos, disorder, terminator, threat, fight ...
Place: dallas texas
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 4.9
 429
The Silencers (1996)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: U.S. Senator is assassinated by Men in Black, mysterious organization which surpresses all knowledge about UFOs. Agent Rafferty from U.S. Secret Service will confront them and discover the sinister truth. The only person that can help him comes from ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting, homoerotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, alien encounter, special agents, secret service, senator, evil alien, police detective, vengeance, parallel world, space wars, undercover, secret agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
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 6.7
 436
California (1977)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At the end of the Civil War, a Union soldier is released from prison and travels with a fellow prisoner to Missouri where his travelling companion is shot and hung for horse stealing. California decides to take the dead companion's belongings ...
Plot: sister, revenge, street shootout, bounty hunter, shot in the back, post war, prostitute, ex soldier, reward, soldier, rape, farm ...
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Walking with the Enemy (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Romania, Hungary, Canada, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Regent Horthy is the leader of Hungary and a German ally, but his favorable standing with Hitler changes as the war comes to an end. Forced to cede Hungary’s power or else witness the execution of his son, Regent Horthy gives up control of his ...
Style: realistic, bleak, emotional, based on true events, serious
Plot: holocaust, family relations, war, danger, wartime life, concentration camp, defiant, life is a bitch, confined, world war two, betrayal, ghetto ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1944, year 1957 ...
Place: europe, hungary, budapest hungary, russia, germany ...
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The Monuments Men (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Based on the true story of the greatest treasure hunt in history, The Monuments Men is an action drama focusing on seven over-the-hill, out-of-shape museum directors, artists, architects, curators, and art historians who went to the front lines of ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, intense ...
Plot: world war two, art theft, war, nazi germany, military, rescue, painting, treasure hunt, architect, hunt down, heroic mission, military life ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, 70s, year 1977 ...
Place: germany, europe, paris france, italy, belgium ...
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Tokyo Gore Police (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in a future-world vision of Tokyo where the police have been privatized and bitter self-mutilation is so casual that advertising is often specially geared to the "cutter" demographic, this is the story of samurai-sword-wielding Ruka ...
Style: disturbing, rough, dark humor, surreal, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, mad scientist, revenge, head wound, supernatural, fighting crime, freak, crimes, future dystopia, deadly virus, genetically altered, rivalry ...
Time: future, near future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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 4.5
 5K
The Courier (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A shady FBI agent recruits a courier to deliver a mysterious package to a vengeful master criminal who has recently resurfaced with a diabolical plan.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: hitman, race against time, danger, extortion, revenge, delivery, crimes, rivalry, track down, murder, betrayal, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, las vegas, new orleans, louisiana, st. louis missouri
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Ghost in the Shell 2.0 (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In the year 2029, Section 9, a group of cybernetically enhanced cops, are called in to investigate and stop a highly-wanted hacker known as 'The Puppetmaster'. Ghost in the Shell 2.0 is a reproduced version of its original 1995 ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: cyberpunk, cyberspace, female spy, androids and robots, terrorism, hacker, woman fights a man, future dystopia, anti heroine, mind game, uncover truth, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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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, entertaining, exciting, intense, psychotronic ...
Plot: space opera, space travel, alien, stranded, chase, good versus evil, rescue mission, space battle, self sacrifice, alien race, interracial friendship, friendship ...
Time: 23rd century, future
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Mercenary: Absolution (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Romania, USA, Ukraine
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a contract killer (Steven Seagal) encounters a girl on the run from a dangerous mob boss (Vinnie Jones) with powerful political ties, running a human trafficking operation, he is torn between protecting the girl, and remaining loyal to the ...
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: on the run, damsel in distress, dark past, gangsters, conspiracy, foot chase, escape, organized crime, corruption, gangster, chase, spy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ukraine, eastern europe, new york
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The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In New York, armed men hijack a subway car and demand a ransom for the passengers. Even if it's paid, how could they get away?
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, mayor, train, runaway train, negotiation, tunnel, passenger, ransom, hijacking, police officer, crimes, crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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 6.3
 5K
Ffolkes (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A terrorist (Anthony Perkins) holds an offshore drilling rig and production platform for ransom in the North Sea. Ffolkes (Roger Moore) a wealthy eccentric, volunteers to send his crack team of soldiers in to stop the terrorists. With few other ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: terrorism, sea, terrorist, ransom, oil rig, adventure, gang, rivalry, swat, ocean or sea, crimes, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, 18th century
Place: london, scotland, norway, big ben london, california
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Little Murders (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Elliot Gould plays Alfred Chamberlain -- a one time successful photographer who is now down on his luck because he began to eliminate people from his photographs. He also suffers from an inability to feel or to be passionate about anything. But then ...
Style: suspense, biting, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, satire, heist, apathy, investigation, deadly, society, couple relations, eccentric family, violence spree, social decay, meet the parents ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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Kidnap Syndicate (1975)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After his son is kidnapped, a millionaire industrialist (James Mason) seeks revenge, in spite of the potential danger that his rash actions will bring about for his child and another kidnapped boy, the son of a poor mechanic (Luc Merenda).
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: kidnapping, car accident, blood splatter, morgue, exploitation, assassination, amusement park, shot multiple times, submachine gun, motorcycle, hostage, vigilante ...
Place: italy
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Echoes from the Dead (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 99 min.
Story: On a foggy day, Julia‘s six-year-old son Jens is called missing. Despite a thorough search, the boy is never found. Twenty years later, Julia’s father receives one of the shoes Jens was wearing the day he disappeared. Who sent it? Why? Is the ...
Style: realistic, serious, mind bending, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: missing child, crimes, survival, missing person, danger, deadly, single parent, faked death, island, female protagonist, world war two, love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 70s, year 1972, 1940s ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe, cuba, havana cuba
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 5.6
 3K
Danika (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The story follows Danika, a woman whose fears for her children are manifested in premonitions of death and disaster. Bierko plays Tomei's husband, while Hall is her psychiatrist and confidant.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: mentally unstable, family relations, infidelity, nanny, fear, psychiatrist, obsession, danger, dishonesty, love affair, parents and children, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
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 7.5
 5K
The Mission (1999)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Triad boss Lung (Eddy Ko), who has just escaped being killed in an assassination attempt hires the killers Curtis (Anthony Wong), James (Lam Suet), Mike (Roy Cheung), Roy (Francis Ng) and Shin (Jackie Lui) for his protection.
Style: stylized, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chinese mafia, danger, assassination attempt, gangsters, betrayal, hitman, friendship, master criminal, criminal heroes, femme fatale, criminal's revenge, chase ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
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 7.4
 8K
Targets (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Vietnam veteran quietly plans to go on a mass shooting spree. At the same time, an elderly horror film star prepares to make a public appearance at a drive-in theater.
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: sniper, serial killer, filmmaking, psychopath, movie star, killing spree, murder, aging, crime, crimes, actor's life, deadly ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, texas, asia, usa, vietnam ...
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 6.9
 4K
PTU (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Over the course of one night, a team of cops frantically search for their colleague's missing gun.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, gang, goofy hero, investigation, rivalry, partners against crime, murder, track down, police detective, tough law enforcer, martial arts, neo noir ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 5K
McQ (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Police Lieutenant Lon McQ investigates the killing of his best friend and uncovers corrupt elements of the police department dealing in confiscated drugs.
Style: serious, suspense, exciting, twists and turns, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police detective, police corruption, fighting crime, uncover truth, crimes, crime, rivalry, law enforcement, investigation, drug dealing, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
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 4.1
 1K
Raw Justice (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The mayor of a small town hires a bounty hunter to find his daughter's killer, but it turns out to be a very dangerous job.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, bounty hunter, chase, murder, bail bondsman, blackmail, explosion, revenge, violence, mayor, dishonesty, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: everglades, new orleans
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The Poseidon Adventure (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
Story: A cruise ship succumbs to a terrorist act and capsizes on New Year's eve. A rag-tag group of survivors, spearheaded by a priest and a homeland security agent, must journey through the upside down vessel and attempt an escape.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, cruise ship, christmas, new year's eve, survival, adventure, save the day, daring rescue, deadly, danger, isolation, cruise ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
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Duel at Diablo (1966)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: While crossing the desert, a frontier scout, Jess Remsberg (Garner), rescues Ellen Grange (Andersson) from a pursuing band of Apaches, and returns her to her husband, Willard Grange (Weaver). He is contracted to act as a scout for an Army cavalry ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, apache, native american, track down, tough heroes, on the run, rescue, old west, husband wife relationship, heroes, gunfight, battle ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, texas, arizona, utah
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 1K
Typhoon (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: South Korea
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Myung-sin, who has become a pirate, lives with hatred in his heart and endures the hardships, seeks revenge on the two nations, North and South Korea, using nuclear waste that has the devastating power of plutonium. Se-jong, a South Korean naval ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, heroes, politics, secret agents, vengeance, undercover, save the day, heroic mission, haunted by the past, political conspiracy, rivalry, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, russia, asia, southeast asia, bangkok thailand
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I Saw What You Did (1965)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When two teenagers make prank phone calls to strangers, they become the target for terror when they whisper "I Saw What You Did, And I Know Who You Are!" to psychopath Steve Marek who has just murdered his wife. But somebody else knows of ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: murder, nanny, serial killer, prank telephone call, slumber party, neighbor, psychopath, slasher, teenager, deadly, infidelity, teenage life ...
Time: 60s, 80s
Place: ireland, europe, california
Is relevant ?
 6.4
 919
Detroit 9000 (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a fundraiser for a black politician is robbed, Detroit police put two detectives, one white and one black, on the case, who try to work together under boiling political pressure.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: interracial relations, party, hitman, prostitution, police, murder, violence, heist, city life, partners, chase, society ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
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Rich and Famous 2 (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After being released from prison, Tang Kat-Yung exacts revenge on Li Ah Chai, in this sequel to Rich and Famous.
Style: rough, stylized, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, betrayal, crime, partners, going straight, deadly, danger, criminal's revenge, buddies, heroes, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 286
Popeye Doyle (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: While Popeye Doyle (Ed ONeill) is investigating what appears to be a very simple drug overdose, he becomes involved in international intrigue. The Mosad and various other foreign diplomatic figures turn up everywhere he goes. The drug overdose ...
Plot: intrigue, murder, female stockinged foot, audio cassette, alley fight, dressing room, female villain, pistol, blood, foot chase, female stockinged legs, dancing ...
Time: 80s, year 1986
Place: new york
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