Hitman movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant hitman movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, entertaining and suspense films and TV shows about / with assassin, hitman, murder, vengeance, dialogue, chase, violence, revenge, shot in the chest and death plots mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as hitman: John Wick (2014), Leon: The Professional (1994), The Mechanic (2011), Hitman (2007), The Jackal (1997), Bangkok Dangerous (2008), Hitman: Agent 47 (2015), Killer Elite (2011), Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005), Desperado (1995).

List of hitman movies

 7.4
 474K
John Wick (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ex-hitman John Wick comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, rough, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, one man army, vengeance, vigilante, dark hero, gangsters, criminal's revenge, professional killer, russian mafia, dog, righteous rage, violence spree ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, new jersey
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Leon: The Professional (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
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, bleak, serious, touching ...
Plot: hitman, mentor, friendship, sniper, loner, killings, lone wolves, dark hero, mafia, loneliness, neighbor, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.6
 143K
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, mafia, teaching the ways of the world, partners, mentor, betrayal, car chase, arms dealer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa, colombia, chicago illinois
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 6.3
 155K
Hitman (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The best-selling videogame, Hitman, roars to life with both barrels blazing in this hardcore action-thriller starring Timothy Olyphant. A genetically engineered assassin with deadly aim, known only as "Agent 47" eliminates strategic ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, killer, danger, one man army, sniper, assassination, cia, interpol, fight scenes, secret identity, fist fighting, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, europe, soviet union, istanbul turkey, nigeria ...
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 6.4
 101K
The Jackal (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Hired by a powerful member of the Russian mafia to avenge an FBI sting that left his brother dead, the perfectionist Jackal proves an elusive target for the men charged with the task of bringing him down: a deputy FBI boss and a former IRA terrorist.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, twists and turns, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination attempt, kgb, chase, fbi, trap, cold war, vengeance, hidden identity, danger, crimes, lone wolves ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia, chicago illinois, virginia, moscow russia, washington d.c. ...
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Bangkok Dangerous (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Thailand
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When carrying out a hit, assassin Joe (Cage) always makes use of the knowledge of the local population. On arriving in Bangkok, Joe meets street kid Kong and he becomes his primary aide. But when Kong is nearly killed, he asks Joe to train him up in ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, betrayal, danger, redemption, crimes, criminal heroes, mafia, lone wolves, gunshot, assassin, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: asia, thailand, bangkok thailand
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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, surprise ending, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, one man army, assassin, danger, track down, deadly, crimes, crime, unlikely partners, chases and races, execution, killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: singapore, berlin germany
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 6.5
 119K
Killer Elite (2011)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Based on a shocking true story, Killer Elite pits two of the world’s most elite operatives—Danny, an ex-special ops agent and Hunter, his longtime mentor—against the cunning leader of a secret military society. Covering the globe from ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, spy, rescue, secret service, mentor, hostage, violence, ex military, desert, revenge, secret society, assassination ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980
Place: london, middle east, england, europe, australia ...
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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, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens
Plot: secret identity, secret service, hitman, double life, spy, battle of the sexes, love and romance, cia, chases and races, marriage, assassination attempt, secret life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, coney island brooklyn new york city, atlanta georgia, french riviera ...
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 7.2
 162K
Desperado (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A gunslinger is embroiled in a war with a local drug runner.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, dangerous attraction, lone hero, drug lord, revenge, dark hero, loss of loved one, brutality, tragic hero, musician, crime, gangsters ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america
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 7.5
 338K
Collateral (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Cab driver Max picks up a man who offers him $600 to drive him around. But the promise of easy money sours when Max realizes his fare is an assassin.
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, clever, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: taxi driver, hitman, hostages, killings, crime, organized crime, assassin, merciless, anti heroes, victim, danger, accident ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 6.9
 224K
Crank (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Professional assassin Chev Chelios learns his rival has injected him with a poison that will kill him if his heart rate drops.
Style: dark humor, intense, semi serious, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, tough heroes, vengeance, one man army, assassin, car chase, gory, revenge, danger, race against time, crime, fist fighting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
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The Replacement Killers (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hired assassin John Lee is asked by Chinatown crime boss Terence Wei to murder the young son of policeman Stan Zedkov. Lee has the boy in his sights, but his conscience gets the better of him, and he spares the child's life. Afraid that Wei ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, chase, police detective, on the run, attempted murder, police raid, revenge, crime, crimes, criminal's revenge, one man army ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: china, hong kong, asia, usa, los angeles
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The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Netherlands
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: hitman, assassin, killer, bodyguard, revenge, on the run, travel, criminal, opposites attract, courtroom, chase, courage ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, england, netherlands, big ben london, manchester england ...
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 6.3
 73K
Assassins (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Assassin Robert Rath arrives at a funeral to kill a prominent mobster, only to witness a rival hired gun complete the job for him -- with grisly results. Horrified by the murder of innocent bystanders, Rath decides to take one last job and then ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, rivalry, assassination, competition, cia, rescue, police chase, danger, criminal heroes, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, chase ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, caribbean, detroit, seattle, seattle washington ...
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 8.1
 40K
The Samura (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Hitman Jef Costello is a perfectionist who always carefully plans his murders and who never gets caught.
Style: french noir, stylized, tense, bleak, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, loner, jazz, danger, surveillance, police investigation, lone wolves, assassination, betrayal, chase, gangsters, pianist ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 7.4
 506K
Looper (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the futuristic action thriller Looper, time travel will be invented but it will be illegal and only available on the black market. When the mob wants to get rid of someone, they will send their target 30 years into the past where a looper, a ...
Style: tense, thought provoking, futuristic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, time loop, changing the past or future, hitman, destiny, on the run, organized crime, sent to the past, violence, self sacrifice, mafia, death ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2040s
Place: usa, kansas, shanghai china
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 6.3
 42K
Mr. Right (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A girl falls for the "perfect" guy, who happens to have a very fatal flaw: he's a hitman on the run from the crime cartels who employ him.
Style: entertaining, romantic, light, sweet, absurd ...
Plot: hitman, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, romance, fight scenes, vengeance, anti-hero, justice, mentor, dark hero, crime, chase ...
Place: vietnam, new jersey, new orleans
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 7.9
 367K
In Bruges (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ray and Ken, two hit men, are in Bruges, Belgium, waiting for their next mission. While they are there they have time to think and discuss their previous assignment. When the mission is revealed to Ken, it is not what he expected.
Style: dark humor, atmospheric, talky, humorous, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: irish, hitman, guilt, tourist, death, redemption, haunted by the past, partners, canadian stereotype, suicidal, gay slur, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: belgium, bruges, europe, ireland, venice
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The Whole Nine Yards (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mobster named Jimmy the Tulip agrees to cooperate with an FBI investigation in order to stay out of prison; he's relocated by the authorities to a life of suburban anonymity as part of a witness protection program. It's not long before a ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, funny, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hitman, mafia, murder, fish out of water, farce, crime, comedy of errors, opposites attract, love affair, unlikely partners, misfit, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada, usa, chicago illinois, montreal
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No Country for Old Men (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Llewelyn Moss stumbles upon dead bodies, $2 million and a hoard of heroin in a Texas desert, but methodical killer Anton Chigurh comes looking for it, with local sheriff Ed Tom Bell hot on his trail. The roles of prey and predator blur as the ...
Style: tense, rough, bleak, serious, captivating ...
Plot: track down, crimes, hitman, human nature, psychopath, peril, death, shooting, neo noir, escape, money, stolen money ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980
Place: texas, usa, mexico, latin america
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 6.7
 132K
Smokin' Aces (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When a Las Vegas performer-turned-snitch named Buddy Israel decides to turn state's evidence and testify against the mob, it seems that a whole lot of people would like to make sure he's no longer breathing.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, twist ending, bloody, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, fbi, sniper, disguise, mafia, organized crime, gunfight, group of criminals, violence spree, brutality, torture, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 2000s, 1950s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, israel
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 7.8
 44K
The Killer (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Mob assassin Jeffrey is no ordinary hired gun; the best in his business, he views his chosen profession as a calling rather than simply a job. So, when beautiful nightclub chanteuse Jennie is blinded in the crossfire of his most recent hit, Jeffrey ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, emotional, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, friendship, redemption, chase, one last job, tragic love, police, crime, law enforcement, deadly, going straight, singer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia
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Fulltime Killer (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Professional assassin O has resided in an isolated world of killing and loneliness. But his life begins to change once he meets the innocent Chin; hired to clean O's apartment. However, soon the flamboyent and reckless Tok enters Chin's ...
Style: stylized, tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, rivalry, danger, police detective, police, crime, interpol, law enforcement, deadly, love triangle, love and romance, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia, japan, malaysia, korea ...
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 5.6
 23K
The Contract (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Attempting to recover from a recent family trauma by escaping into the woods for a peaceful hiking trip, an ex-lawman and his young son stumble across a dangerous contract killer.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, chase, fbi, parents and children, family problems, danger, wilderness, serial killer, family relations, crimes, attempted murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
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 5.4
 83K
Killers (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When an elite assassin marries a beautiful computer whiz after a whirlwind romance, he gives up the gun and settles down with his new bride. That is, until he learns that someone from his past has put a contract out on his life.
Style: humorous, light, romantic, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: love and romance, hitman, romance, secret service, agent as target, couple relations, danger, couples, marriage, disorder, secret agent, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, france
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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: hitman, criminal's revenge, chase, killer, murder, revenge, mechanic, shooting, gunfight, assassination, betrayal, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, sydney australia, rio de janeiro, bangkok thailand, ukraine ...
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 6.8
 34K
Wild Target (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Victor Maynard is a middle-aged, solitary assassin, who lives to please his formidable mother, despite his own peerless reputation for lethal efficiency. His professional routine is interrupted when he finds himself drawn to one of his intended ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, exciting, talky ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hitman, apprentice, assassin, surveillance, criminal heroes, nothing goes right, danger, crime, love and romance, reluctant partners, dishonesty, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
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 6.5
 11K
Crying Freeman (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A lethal assassin for a secret Chinese organisation, who sheds tears of regret each time he kills, is seen swiftly and mercilessly executing three Yakuza gangsters by a beautiful artist. She is captivated by the grace of his kill and later falls in ...
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, danger, murder, martial arts, artist, police investigation, fight, yakuza, rivalry, superhero, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, usa, shanghai china, china, canada ...
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 8.9
 1.7M
Pulp Fiction (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A burger-loving hit man, his philosophical partner, a drug-addled gangster's moll and a washed-up boxer converge in this sprawling, comedic crime caper. Their adventures unfurl in three stories that ingeniously trip back and forth in time.
Style: dark humor, exciting, clever, witty, interesting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, crimes, crime, violence, boxing, twists & turns, gunfight, drugs/alcohol, criminal heroes, cocaine, overdose, gory ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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