Death squad movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant death squad movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, suspense and tense films and TV shows about / with death squad, violence, murder, death, gun, blood, brutality, vengeance, betrayal and torture plots mostly in Drama, Action and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as death squad: Narcos (2015), Captain America: Civil War (2016), Escape from the Bronx (1983), Collateral Damage (2002), Dota: Dragon's Blood (2021), The Man on the Shore (1993), American Sniper (2014), Carnosaur (1993), Toy Soldiers (1984), The Vengeful Beauty (1978).

List of death squad movies

Narcos (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Colombia
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: The true story of Colombia's infamously violent and powerful drug cartels.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gangsters, drug cartel, drug dealer, drug dealing, rise to the top, illegal drugs, cartel, cia agent, dea, crimes, master criminal, drugs ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 70s, 20th century
Place: colombia, latin america, mexico, panama, chile ...
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Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, epic, entertaining ...
Plot: superhero, disagreement, ex soldier, heroes, tony stark character, civil war, supernatural power, super powers, brainwashing, teenage hero, escape, chase ...
Time: future, year 1991, 2010s, 90s
Place: africa, eastern europe, vienna, usa, moscow russia ...
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Escape from the Bronx (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ragtag group of people have to fight extermination squads amid their ruined city.
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, kidnapping, gang, gunfight, biker, monster, cyberpunk, distopia, death squad, death of killer, urban setting, photographer ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa
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Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The second of two theatrically released follow-ups to the Neon Genesis Evangelion series. Comprising of two alternate episodes which were first intended to take the place of episodes 25 and 26, this finale answers many of the questions surrounding ...
Style: psychological, mecha, ambiguous ending, surreal, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: depression, loneliness, violence, end of the world, insanity, post apocalypse, philosophy, infiltration, robot, death, angel, catastrophe ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: japan, tokyo
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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Harry starts his fourth year at Hogwarts, competes in the treacherous Triwizard Tournament and faces the evil Lord Voldemort. Ron and Hermione help Harry manage the pressure – but Voldemort lurks, awaiting his chance to destroy Harry and all that ...
Style: fairy tale, entertaining, exciting, atmospheric, scenic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: magic, harry potter, dragon, magical, boarding school, friendship, chosen one, school, wizards, good versus evil, witch, wizards and magicians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, year 1995 ...
Place: england, london, europe
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Collateral Damage (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Firefighter Gordon Brewer is plunged into the complex and dangerous world of international terrorism after he loses his wife and child in a bombing credited to Claudio 'The Wolf' Perrini.
Style: exciting, intense, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, fbi, vengeance, revenge, snake, investigation, heroes, race against time, crimes, special agents, vigilantism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., los angeles, colombia, latin america, south america
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Dota: Dragon's Blood (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: After encounters with a dragon and a princess on her own mission, a Dragon Knight becomes embroiled in events larger than he could have ever imagined.
Style: entertaining, captivating, bloody, dark fantasy, 2d animation
Plot: magic, magician, warrior, knight, dragon, violence, sword, battles, fight, religions or cults, morphing, epic battle ...
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The Man on the Shore (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: France, Canada, Haiti, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Early 1960s Haiti during Duvallier's dictatorship seen through the eyes of a young girl whose family heavily suffered.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, realistic, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: family relations, dictator, child, oppression, rebellion, life is a bitch, state affairs, on the run, siblings relations, terror, fleeing, death of husband ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: haiti, africa, caribbean
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American Sniper (2014)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle takes his sole mission—protect his comrades—to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless lives but also makes him a prime target of insurgents. ...
Style: tense, emotional, factual, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, iraq war, sniper, military, violence, navy seal, soldier, battles, american soldier, assassin, courage, u.s. marine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, september 11 2001, year 1998, year 2001 ...
Place: iraq, middle east, usa, california, texas
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Carnosaur (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After being driven to extinction, great bloodthirsty dinosaurs come back to life with the assistance of a demented genetic scientist. She plans to replace the human race with a super-race of dinosaurs who will not pollute the planet.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, monster, mad scientist, mutant, virus, deadly creature, chaos, dangerous animal, extinction, disorder, genetics, creature feature ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, prehistoric times
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Toy Soldiers (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: While on a vacation in Central America, some American teenagers are kidnapped by terrorists. A rescue mission is sent after them, but they manage to escape and join up with a mercenary fighting the terrorists.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: woman with a gun, exploitation, kidnapping, basic training, political unrest, friendship, jungle, officers and cadets, heroic mission, missing person, college, on the road ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: central america, beverly hills
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The Vengeful Beauty (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Despite its stand-alone title, this mixture of martial arts and exploitation is a semi-sequel to Shaw Brothers's Flying Guillotine series. This time, the focus is Rong Qui-yan (Chen Ping), a kung fu student turned dutiful wife whose life falls ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, male female relationship, father son relationship, revenge, king, murder, death squad, mass murder, female warrior, marketplace, subterfuge ...
Time: 18th century
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Lumumba (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Belgium, Germany, Haiti
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The true story of the rise to power and brutal assassination of the formerly vilified and later redeemed leader of the independent Congo, Patrice Lumumba. Using newly discovered historical evidence, Haitian-born and later Congo-raised writer and ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, political, thought provoking ...
Plot: politics, assassination, intrigue, imperialism, greed, betrayal, scapegoat, dehumanization, political corruption, self discovery, defamation, leadership ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s
Place: africa, belgium, israel, latin america, tokyo ...
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Clash (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 60 min.
Story: "Engwkentro" follows two teenage brothers attempting to escape an unnamed city controlled by an iron-fisted mayor. They must first break away from the cycle of crime, while trying to run from rival gang leaders and the state's ...
Style: serious, tense, rough, disturbing, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, mayor, politics, juvenile delinquency, social decay, vigilantism, moral dilemma, rivalry, youth, life is a bitch, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: the philippines, asia
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Apartment Zero (1988)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The owner of a failing cinema and his mysterious boarder are caught up in the political intrigue of Argentina.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, serious, tense ...
Plot: gay, neighbor, dark humor, serial killer, loneliness, mental illness, murder, twists and turns, homosexual subtext, gender, crimes, lgbt ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1988
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina, latin america, california
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Gang in Blue (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A black police officer discovers a cell of white supremacist vigilantes within his department.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, serial killer, corruption, police, investigation, police corruption, graphic violence, unstoppable, urban ghetto, inventions and discoveries, police detective, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
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X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After seeking to live a normal life, Logan sets out to avenge the death of his girlfriend by undergoing the mutant Weapon X program and becoming Wolverine.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic, intense ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, mutant, immortality, superhuman powers, good versus evil, revenge, army, tough guy, supernatural power, telepathy, super villain ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: new orleans, usa, canada, vietnam, north america ...
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Veronica Guerin (2003)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this true story, Veronica Guerin is an investigative reporter for an Irish newspaper. As the drug trade begins to bleed into the mainstream, Guerin decides to take on and expose those responsible. Beginning at the bottom with addicts, Guerin then ...
Style: suspense, intense, tense, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: journalism, gangsters, strong female character, murder, investigation, crimes, justice, corruption, drug lord, police, drug dealing, heroin ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe, amsterdam, new jersey ...
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Cop's Honour (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Cop's Honor (Parole de Flic) is a 1985 French crime movie directed by José Pinheiro and starring Alain Delon as retired police officer Daniel Pratt. His teenager daughter was killed by a gang of mysterious hooded killers so Pratt began his own ...
Style: neo noir, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, murder, vigilantism, graphic violence, tough heroes, village, violence spree, crimes, heroes, law enforcement, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: africa, france, europe, congo
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Let Sleeping Cops Lie (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This movie tells the story of a group of right-wing cops have begun carrying out vigilante justice on drug dealers and other crime figures who might otherwise avoid punishment for their misdeeds. Police inspector Grindel (Delon) understands the ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: police inspector, police vigilantism, vigilante, undercover, vigilantism, police, murder, corruption, criminal, death, violence, partner ...
Place: paris france
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Magnum Force (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: "Dirty" Harry Callahan is a San Francisco Police Inspector on the trail of a group of rogue cops who have taken justice into their own hands. When shady characters are murdered one after another in grisly fashion, only Dirty Harry can stop ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, intense, harsh, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, serial killer, police corruption, female nudity, police investigation, police detective, police, murder, gangsters, visceral, machismo, dark hero ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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The Third Generation (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A mogul merrily funds terrorists to boost his computer sales, by panicking West German government and industry c. 1980, as the third generation of Western European left-wing activists forms, after crippling of the violent Red Army Faction. Released ...
Style: political, art house, serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: transvestism, politics, terrorism, anarchist, female nudity, protest, satire, hostage, elimination, junkie, kidnapped man, businessman ...
Time: 70s, year 1979
Place: berlin germany, europe, west berlin west germany, west germany, germany
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Death and the Maiden (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A political activist is convinced that her guest is a man who once tortured her for the government.
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, sexy, disturbing ...
Plot: revenge, torture, doctor, lawyer, dictatorship, justice, brutality, haunted by the past, attempted murder, mind game, humiliation, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america, argentina, poland, south america, chile ...
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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, witty, surreal, dramatic ...
Plot: hotel, adventure, mentor protege relationship, prison escape, luxury hotel, murder, prison, painting, escapades, gunfight, fictional country, art theft ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 60s, 80s, year 1985 ...
Place: eastern europe, alps, europe, hungary, central europe
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Embodiment of Evil (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: Brazil
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After 30 years in a cell for the mentally ill, Coffin Joe is finally freed. Back on the streets, the sadistic gravedigger is set on fulfilling that for which he was imprisoned: find the woman who can give him the perfect child. During his wanderings ...
Style: disturbing, scary, atmospheric, rough, serious ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, vengeance, obsession, woman in danger, supernatural, disorder, kidnapping, crimes, obsessive quest, ghost, nudity (full frontal - brief), brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, brazil, sao paulo brazil
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Killing Season (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Belgium, Bulgaria
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two veterans of the Bosnian War, one American, one Serbian, who clash in the remote Smoky Mountain wilderness.
Style: harsh, suspenseful, rough, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hunter, wilderness, chase, ex military, haunted by the past, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, mortal combat, forest, survival, vengeance, hunting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1995
Place: russia, usa, appalachia, bosnia herzegovina
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Viper (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After Laura's husband James is murdered, she decides to find out who did it and why. She finds herself in a fight against an anti-terrorist organization in her desire for revenge.
Style: suspense
Plot: reprisal, national security, husband wife relationship, military, soldier, top secret, chase, university, death, swat team, murder, ambush ...
Place: indiana
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The Flying Guillotine (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The Emperor's armies have developed a new weapon: a thrown blade that can remove someone's head from long distance. As the paranoid Emperor begins decapitating anyone he fears might be a threat, his guard Mau Tang becomes disillusioned ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, medieval, exploitation, qing dynasty, death squad, killing an animal, wife, son, despot, mission, palace ...
Place: china
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Melancholia (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Art critic Krabbé, a German ex-pat living in London, is confronted by his radical 1960s past when he's asked to assassinate a Chilean murderer who is on a visit to London. Krabbé's anti-hero is spot on and his increasing struggle with ...
Plot: paranoia, torturer, art critic, moral dilemma, war criminal, assassination, politics, depression, discussion, terrorist group, frustration, melancholy ...
Place: chile, london
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