Trip wire movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant trip wire movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, exciting, surprise ending, realistic, rough and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with trip wire, murder, violence, explosion, death, danger, booby trap, pistol, chase and revenge plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, China and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as trip wire: Outpost: Rise of the Spetsnaz (2013), The Hunt (2020), Wolf Warrior (2015), Macabre (1980), The Babadook (2014), Shock Wave (2017), Peppermint (2018), Bloody Pit of Horror (1965), Where Eagles Dare (1968), The Foreigner (2017).

List of trip wire movies

Outpost: Rise of the Spetsnaz (2013)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In the third installment of the hit Nazi Zombie action horror movie, Outpost: Rise Of The Spetnaz, we discover the horrifying origins of these supernatural soldiers and see them in ferocious gladiatorial battle against the most ruthless and ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, exciting, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, supernatural, deadly, gory, mad scientist, foot chase, human experimentation, trip wire, human experiment, prisoner, escape, strong violent content ...
Time: 1940s
Place: europe
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The Hunt (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twelve strangers wake up in a clearing. They don't know where they are—or how they got there. In the shadow of a dark internet conspiracy theory, ruthless elitists gather at a remote location to hunt humans for sport. But their master plan is ...
Plot: satire, pig, hand grenade, knife fight, murder, gore, arrow in chest, private jet, black dress, flashback, shot in the head, killing an animal ...
Place: croatia
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Wolf Warrior (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller, War
Country: China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Chinese special force soldier with extraordinary marksmanship is confronted by a group of deadly foreign mercenaries who are hired to assassinate him by a vicious drug lord.
Style: intense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: mercenary, sniper, revenge, gunfight, runaway, danger, track down, military service, frame up, foot chase, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: china
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Macabre (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A middle-aged woman, traumatized from the death of her adulterous lover, moves into a room at a New Orleans boarding house where the blind landlord becomes suspicious to her activities of continuing her affair with her dead lover.
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: mental illness, necrophilia, murder, dead child, blindness, gory, haunted by the past, supernatural, mystery, deadly, mental institution, disembodied head ...
Time: 70s
Place: new orleans, usa
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The Babadook (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A single mother, plagued by the violent death of her husband, battles with her son's fear of a monster lurking in the house, but soon discovers a sinister presence all around her.
Style: psychological, scary, macabre, tense, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: nightmare, danger, supernatural, family in danger, single mother, nightmare comes true, dysfunctional family, book, dealing with death, monster, deadly creature, dark fantasy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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Shock Wave (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When a terrorist who specializes in explosives takes hold of an underground tunnel, he threatens to kill hostages if his demands are not met.
Plot: bomb, death of hero, undercover cop, trip wire, police officer bombed, killed in police car, police officer kicked, police funeral, hostage situation, grenade, bank vault, car bomb ...
Place: hong kong
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Peppermint (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.
Style: exciting, brutal, rough, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: vigilante, justice, drug cartel, corruption, police corruption, murder, loss of child, fighting the system, female protagonist, revenge, corrupt official, coma ...
Time: 2010s, year 2012
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Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A spinoff of The Fate of the Furious, focusing on Johnson's US Diplomatic Security Agent Luke Hobbs forming an unlikely alliance with Statham's Deckard Shaw.
Style: buddy comedy, tense, exciting, buddy movie, surprise ending
Plot: tough guy, secret organization, martial arts, cia agent, car chase, on the run, murder, corporation, pursuit, government agent, conspiracy, street shootout ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ukraine, moscow russia, tower bridge london
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Bloody Pit of Horror (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A photographer and his models go to an old, abandoned castle for a photo shoot. Unbeknownst to them, the castle is inhabited by a lunatic who believes himself to be the reincarnated spirit of a 17th-century executioner whose job it is to protect the ...
Plot: murder, booby trap, model, torture, castle, photographer, torture device, delusion, torture chamber, water torture, trip wire, whip ...
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Where Eagles Dare (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: World War II is raging, and an American general has been captured and is being held hostage in the Schloss Adler, a Bavarian castle that's nearly impossible to breach. It's up to a group of skilled Allied soldiers to liberate the general ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, undercover, behind enemy lines, double agent, military, castle, commando, parachute, explosion, mountain, cable car, two man army ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: germany, austria, europe, alps, bavaria
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Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 165 min.
Story: As humanity picks up the pieces, following the conclusion of "Transformers: Dark of the Moon," Autobots and Decepticons have all but vanished from the face of the planet. However, a group of powerful, ingenious businessman and scientists ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspense, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: robot, alien, transforming robot, killer robot, chaos, man versus machine, good versus evil, giant robot, androids and robots, protective parent, danger, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, usa, texas, hong kong, chicago illinois ...
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The Foreigner (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love – his teenage daughter – dies in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. His relentless search ...
Style: suspense, exciting, harsh, surprise ending
Plot: revenge, tough guy, one against many, bomb, terrorism, obsession, justice, death of daughter, politics, mercilessness, dark past, irish republican army ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ireland, usa, scotland yard, big ben london, northern ireland ...
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Maniac Nurses (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Belgium, Hungary, USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In a remote fortress, a sinister sorority of surgically skilled sisters lie in wait of their next victim. They control a bevy of caged women who have been brain washed and sponge-batherto become the worlds most anatomically awesome surgeons. This is ...
Style: sexual, realistic, disturbing, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, nurse, blade, crimes, gays and lesbians, deadly, parents and children, sexual abuse, gory, feminism, terrorism, danger ...
Time: 80s
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Double Target (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy, Philippines, India
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Miles O’Keeffe stars as an ex-military specialist in Vietnam trying to recover his son after learning that his wife has died in a concentration camp. The government considers the child their property since the war is over. There are others ...
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: freedom fighter, hut, sonar, helicopter pilot, russian accent, war veteran, abandoned building, flare gun, watching television, righteous rage, bilingualism, father son reunion ...
Place: malaysia, southeast asia, bangkok thailand, thailand, vietnam ...
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Cannibal Mercenary (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, War
Country: Thailand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A retired soldier is deeply disturbed by his past experiences in Vietnam, but goes out in the jungle one more time to save his sick daughter. He gathers his old gang of misfits, including a sex-maniac and a wife-killer. They slay their way through ...
Plot: cannibalism, cannibal, vietnam veteran, vietnam war veteran, flashback, jungle, village, decapitation, booby trap, attempted rape, combat, military hospital ...
Place: thailand
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The White Ribbon (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Canada
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Strange events happen in a small village in the north of Germany during the years just before World War I, which seem to be ritual punishment. The abused and suppressed children of the villagers seem to be at the heart of this mystery.
Style: disturbing, psychological, bleak, thought provoking, atmospheric ...
Plot: sexual abuse, child abuse, punishment, physical appearance, children, family secret, domestic violence, death, teacher, cruelty, innocence, priest ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, italy, northern germany
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Now You See Me 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their mind-bending spectacles, the Four Horsemen resurface only to find themselves face to face with a new enemy who enlists them to pull off their most dangerous heist yet.
Style: surprise ending, entertaining, exciting, twists and turns, tricky ...
Plot: twists & turns, illusionist, technology, con men, magic, heist, police investigation, on the run, manipulation, cheating, stage magic, disappearance ...
Time: 2010s, year 1984
Place: big ben london, macau, tower bridge london, china, new jersey ...
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Mechanic: Resurrection (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Arthur Bishop thought he had put his murderous past behind him when his most formidable foe kidnaps the love of his life. Now he is forced to travel the globe to complete three impossible assassinations, and do what he does best, make them look like ...
Style: tense, exciting, twists and turns, surprise ending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer, hitman, criminal's revenge, chase, murder, mechanic, shooting, fight scenes, gunfight, lone wolves, assassination, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, sydney australia, rio de janeiro, malaysia, thailand ...
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6 Bullets (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An ex-mercenary known for finding missing children is hired by a mixed martial arts fighter whose daughter has been kidnapped.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: child prostitute, danger, kidnapping, tough guy, crime, daring rescue, tough heroes, missing child, crimes, father son relationship, organized crime, martial arts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, eastern europe
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Soldier Blue (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After a cavalry group is massacred by the Cheyenne, only two survivors remain: Honus, a naive private devoted to his duty, and Cresta, a young woman who had lived with the Cheyenne two years and whose sympathies lie more with them than with the US ...
Style: serious, rough, disturbing, bleak, realistic
Plot: survival, military, soldier, village, massacre, fall in love, opposites attract, society, reunion, idealism, americana, battle ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, colorado
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The Magnificent Seven (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Seven gun men in the old west gradually come together to help a poor village against savage thieves.
Style: harsh, suspense, intense, tense, exciting ...
Plot: dark hero, battlefield, revenge, corruption, small town, violence, good versus evil, brutality, murder, arson, deception, criminal ...
Time: 1870s, 19th century, 1960s
Place: california
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Play Dirty (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The Dirty Dozen meet the Stiff Upper Lip. A British Petroleum executive (Michael Caine) is assigned to work with the British Army in North Africa handling port duties for incoming fuels.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, soldier, desert, anti war, war, state affairs, adventure, heroes, against the odds, basic training, military life, escapades ...
Place: africa, england, germany, europe, north africa
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Delete (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Delete imagines a disaster in our all-too-fragile digital world where all computers could become dangerously self-aware with one systematic purpose–to destroy mankind. Faced with possible extinction, there is only one way out–create a second ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating, tense
Plot: artificial intelligence, computer hacker, uncover truth, save the world, chaos, danger, heroes, escapades, cyberspace, technology gone awry, hacker, a.i. ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The 5th Wave (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: 16-year-old Cassie Sullivan tries to survive in a world devastated by the waves of an alien invasion that has already decimated the population and knocked mankind back to the Stone Age.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, bleak ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: apocalypse, end of the world, alien invasion, danger, adventure, obsessive quest, survival, tsunami, mysterious character, youth, teenage life, siblings relations ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, ohio, bangkok thailand, tower bridge london
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Home Alone: The Holiday Heist (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 8-year-old Finn who is terrified to learn his family is relocating from sunny California to Maine in the scariest house he has ever seen! Convinced that his new house is haunted, Finn sets up a series of elaborate traps to catch the “ghost” in ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: family in danger, heroes, when the parents are away, nothing goes right, family relations, young heroes, siblings relations, disorder, family, mischievous children, privacy invasion, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
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The Collection (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Arkin escapes with his life from the vicious grips of "The Collector" during an entrapment party where he adds beautiful Elena to his "Collection." Instead of recovering from the trauma, Arkin is suddenly abducted from the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, trap, slasher, kidnapping, gory, track down, party, escape, mercenary, gore, masked killer, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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Super (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After his wife falls under the influence of a drug dealer, an everyday guy transforms himself into Crimson Bolt, a superhero with the best intentions, though he lacks for heroic skills.
Style: dark humor, cynical, semi serious, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: superhero, vigilante, drug dealer, heroin, humiliation, vigilantism, obsessive quest, violence, loser, fighting crime, wannabe, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
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ATM (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a late night visit to an ATM, three co-workers end up in a desperate fight for their lives when they become trapped by an unknown man.
Style: scary, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: trapped, isolation, confinement indoors, escape attempt, psychopath, survival, captivity, stalking, danger, confined, mysterious character, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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New Police Story (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Sent into a drunken tailspin when his entire unit is killed by a gang of thrill-seeking punks, disgraced Hong Kong police inspector Wing (Jackie Chan) needs help from his new rookie partner, with a troubled past of his own, to climb out of the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, revenge, redemption, gang, partner, hostage, hostages, crimes, rivalry, haunted by the past, birthday, dark past ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, los angeles, tokyo
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Rambo III (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Combat has taken its toll on Rambo, but he's finally begun to find inner peace in a monastery. When Rambo's friend and mentor Col. Trautman asks for his help on a top secret mission to Afghanistan, Rambo declines but must reconsider when ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, kidnapping, one man army, freedom fighter, tough heroes, rivalry, danger, strong violent content, profanity, daring rescue, heroic mission, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: afghanistan, pakistan, thailand, middle east, soviet union ...
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