Gunrunner movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant gunrunner movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, visually appealing, entertaining and bleak films and TV shows about / with gunrunner, gun, murder, death, gunfight, violence, chase, betrayal, flashback and explosion plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
gunrunner movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as gunrunner: Lord of War (2005), War Dogs (2016), The Hollow Point (2016), Mission Possible (2021), Villa Rides (1968), The Passenger (1975), Pierrot le Fou (1965), The Black Windmill (1974), Cuba (1979), Guns (1990).

List of gunrunner movies

Lord of War (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Yuri Orlov is a globetrotting arms dealer and, through some of the deadliest war zones, he struggles to stay one step ahead of a relentless Interpol agent, his business rivals and even some of his customers who include many of the world's most ...
Style: clever, thought provoking, realistic, harsh, political ...
Audience: kids, boys' night
Plot: business, greed, corruption, arms dealer, arms dealing, cold war, suspense, ukrainian, millionaire, rags to riches, organized crime, smuggling ...
Time: 80s, year 2001, 2000s, 20th century, year 1983 ...
Place: africa, bolivia, new york, latin america, beirut lebanon ...
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War Dogs (2016)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, War
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a $300 million contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan.
Style: realistic, intense, funny, humorous, factual ...
Plot: corruption, arms dealer, smuggling, friendship, rise and fall, gunrunner, military, betrayal, heist, suspense, business, kidnapping ...
Time: 2000s, year 2008, year 2005, 21st century
Place: iraq, las vegas, middle east, baghdad iraq, albania ...
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The Hollow Point (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A retired lawman works with a new sheriff when a botched Mexican drug deal and a vicious hit man threaten their border town.
Style: tense, serious, captivating, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: mexican american border, small town sheriff, investigation, sheriff, gunrunner, woman in danger, old love, attempted murder, one against many, gunfight, undercover, hitman ...
Place: arizona, southern usa
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Mission Possible (2021)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A chinese secret agent Da-hee receives intel that a large number of illegal firearms are being smuggled into Korea and is sent to investigate the case. She meets Su-han, who was supposed to help her with the case but due to his lackluster skills, ...
Style: entertaining, light, funny, captivating, feel good
Plot: female agent, police partner, special agents, secret agents, undercover agent, fighting crime, mission, arms smuggling, partners, teamwork, government agent, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
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Villa Rides (1968)
Genre: War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Pulled into the Mexican Revolution by his own greed, Texas gunrunner & pilot Lee Arnold joins bandit-turned-patriot Pancho Villa & his band of dedicated men in a march across Mexico battling the Colorados & stealing ...
Style: political, exciting, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, maverick, gunrunner, power struggle, resistance, fictional history, cowboy, revolution, historical figure, injustice, right hand man, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
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The Passenger (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 126 min.
Story: David Locke (Jack Nicholson) is a world-weary American journalist who has been sent to cover a conflict in northern Africa, but he makes little progress with the story. When he discovers the body of a stranger who looks similar to him, Locke assumes ...
Style: road movie, stylized, cerebral, philosophical, tense ...
Plot: desert, reporter, existentialism, journalism, hotel, loneliness, identity, isolation, politics, passport, journalist, war correspondent ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, europe, spain, italy, barcelona ...
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Pierrot le Fou (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Pierrot escapes his boring society and travels from Paris to the Mediterranean Sea with Marianne, a girl chased by hit-men from Algeria. They lead an unorthodox life, always on the run.
Style: road movie, surreal, atmospheric, art house, stylized ...
Plot: on the run, lovers on the run, smuggling, betrayal, on the road, infidelity, surrealism, gangsters, road trip, couple relations, couples, vietnam war ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, paris france, mediterranean sea, europe, africa ...
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The Black Windmill (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A British agent's son is kidnapped and held for a ransom of diamonds. The agent finds out that he can't even count on the people he thought were on his side to help him, so he decides to track down the kidnappers himself.
Style: bloody, serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, cold war, politics, undercover, murder, ransom, agent, father son relationship, kidnapping, vigilante, gunrunner, subway ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, london, england, europe, scotland yard
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Cuba (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A British mercenary arrives in pre-Revolution Cuba to help train the corrupt General Batista's army against Castro's guerrillas while he also romances a former lover now married to an unscrupulous plantation owner.
Style: political, serious, realistic, cynical, witty ...
Plot: mercenary, politics, revolution, military, revolutionary, love, law enforcement, infidelity, gunrunner, plantation, cuban revolution, state affairs ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: cuba, caribbean, latin america, havana cuba
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Guns (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A South American gunrunner uses an island in Hawaii as his base of operations. A squad of beautiful government agents is sent to put him out of business.
Style: cult film
Plot: spy, erotica, hitman, woman with a gun, female singer, gunrunner, female impersonator, helicopter, katana, voyeur, female nudity, lust ...
Place: las vegas, honolulu hawaii
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Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Archetypal buddy cops Riggs and Murtaugh are back for another round of high-stakes action, this time setting their collective sights on bringing down a former Los Angeles police lieutenant turned black market weapons dealer. Lorna Cole joins as the ...
Style: buddy movie, entertaining, exciting, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: manly, boys' night, teens
Plot: buddy cop, police, buddies, suspense, gangsters, gunfight, buddy, car chase, vigilante, police investigation, law enforcement, foul language ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, las vegas, usa, california
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A Season in Hell (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Biopic about the life of the French poet Arthur Rimbaud.
Plot: writers, poetry, decadence, poet, slave trader, flashback, bisexual, gunrunner, french giallo
Place: africa, paris france
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Fast Gun (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Crime thriller directed by Cirio H. Santiago.
Plot: exploitation, spy, armory, gunfight, haunted by the past, sheriff, girlfriend, bar fight, rogue agent, dead wife, one man army, target practice ...
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Gun (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Detroit gun runner Rich (Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson) works to sniff out a traitor in his midst after being targeted by the FBI and having barely surviving a weapons deal gone awry. Rich was all set to unload a serious supply of firepower ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: snitch, criminal heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, betrayal, criminal, gangsters, gang, hip hop, hip hop culture, arms dealing, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
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The Outcasts (1968)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Outcasts is an American Western genre television series, appearing on ABC in the 1968-69 season. The series stars Don Murray and Otis Young. It is most notable for being the first television Western with an African American co-star.
Plot: slavery, civil war, apache indian, apache territory, indian burial ground, arizona desert, affair, firing squad, arson, wound, conversation, son ...
Place: tucson arizona, phoenix arizona, arizona, sonora, new mexico ...
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The Legend of Custer (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer has been reinstated and assigned to command the 7th Cavalry Regiment at Fort Hays. The regiment has become a ragtag outfit of thieves and ruffians and Custer must whip the soldiers into shape to fight, the Kiowa, ...
Plot: western hero, heroes, showdown, battles, squad, money, civil war veteran, veteran, general, combat, escape, sword fight ...
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The Gun Runner (1969)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Government agents hire a mercenary to infiltrate a crime ring that's selling guns to a right-wing militia in Texas.
Plot: beer, boat, bar fight, sex scene, mirror, bartender, gunrunner, female nudity, beach, prostitute, outdoor sex, train ...
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Blind Spot (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three strangers are drawn together in search of Darcy, a man they all love who has been involved with some nasty underworld business.
Style: neo noir, captivating, touching, suspenseful
Plot: missing person, disappearance, seduction, journey, unrequited love, gay teenager, hallucination, loss of innocence, stolen identity, runaway, coming of age, investigation ...
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Soldier Blue (1970)
Genre: Drama, War, 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: disturbing, serious, rough, bleak, controversial ...
Plot: native american attack, native american, survival, soldier, military, massacre, native american white relationships, village, fall in love, opposites attract, society, american history ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, colorado
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The Shadow Riders (1982)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After starring in "The Sacketts", Tom Selleck and Sam Elliott team up again but this time as Mac and Dal Traven, in a movie based on a classic Louis L'Amour novel. They are brothers, who meet up at the end of the Civil War fighting on ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, bleak, retro
Plot: civil war, brothers, military, kidnapping, civil war veteran, family relations, escapades, rivalry, good versus evil, rescue, vigilantism, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, mexico
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Guns for San Sebastian (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: France, Italy, Mexico, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Leon Alastray is an outlaw who has been given sanctuary by Father John, whom he then escorts to the village of San Sebastian. The village is deserted, with its cowardly residents hiding in the hills from Indians, who regularly attack the village and ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, native american, cowboy, criminal, heroes, indian war, native american attack, western hero, church, desertion, social relations, religions or cults ...
Time: 18th century
Place: mexico, latin america
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Sniper 3 (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Master Gunnery Sergeant Thomas Beckett is the U.S. Marine Corps' most decorated sniper. His has taken out warlords, drug lords, assassins, and bitter foes. This time, he's going after a friend.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: manly, boys' night
Plot: sniper, one man army, lone wolves, betrayal, hitman, terrorism, childhood friend, tough heroes, special agents, heroes, undercover, save the day ...
Place: cambodia, washington d.c., thailand
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Silk (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, France, Italy, UK, Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on the best-selling novel by Alessandro Baricco, this visually stunning film tells the story of a French trader who finds unexpected love far away from home.
Style: romantic, stylized, realistic, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, adult
Plot: love story, betrayal, travel, life philosophy, interracial love relationship, smuggling, love and romance, couple relations, nude, love, obsession, sex ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, edwardian era, 1860s, 1870s
Place: japan, france, tokyo, asia, europe
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Shout at the Devil (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: During World War One an English adventurer, an American elephant poacher and the latter's attractive young daughter, set out to destroy a German battle-cruiser which is awaiting repairs in an inlet just off Zanzibar. The story is based on a ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war one, submarine, spy, woman with a gun, mission, war, kriegsmarine, military, adventurer, battleship, ship, revenge ...
Time: 1910s
Place: africa
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Savage Islands (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Nathaniel Williamsen (O'Keefe) is taken to an island mission with his fiancee Sophie (Seagrove). Their ship, the Rona, is captained by the roguish Bully Hayes (Jones), who also takes a liking to Sophie. When Sophie is kidnapped by slave trader ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, bleak
Plot: pirate, seafaring, historical event, courage, treasure hunt, piracy, rescue, kidnapping, island, female warrior, naval battle, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: pacific ocean, spain
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Ishtar (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two terrible lounge singers get booked to play a gig in a Moroccan hotel but somehow become pawns in an international power play between the CIA, the Emir of Ishtar, and the rebels trying to overthrow his regime
Style: humorous, light, talky, feel good, not serious ...
Plot: politics, fish out of water, friendship, friendship between men, nightclub singer, disorder, state affairs, nothing goes right, partners, misfit partners, spy, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: morocco, sahara, middle east, austin texas, africa ...
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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: atmospheric, neo noir, humorous, cynical, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dark humor, irish, hitman, guilt, haunted by the past, dwarf, partners, tourist, friendship, death, gangsters, suicide ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: belgium, bruges, europe, ireland, amsterdam ...
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In the Time of the Butterflies (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the Time of the Butterflies is inspired by the true story of the three Mirabal sisters who, in 1960, were murdered for their part in an underground plot to overthrow the government.
Style: realistic, serious, political
Plot: politics, butterfly, government, political corruption, revolution, siblings relations, tragic love, vengeance, dishonesty, love and romance, conspiracy, professor ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: dominican republic
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In Search of the Castaways (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In Search of the Castaways is a 1962 Walt Disney Productions feature film starring Hayley Mills and Maurice Chevalier in a tale about a worldwide search for a shipwrecked sea captain. The film was directed by Robert Stevenson from a screenplay by ...
Style: humorous, scenic, entertaining, exciting, sweet ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, ship, disney, survival, pirate, stranded, fantasy world, heroic mission, rescue, friendship, race against time, young heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 60s, 1850s, victorian era
Place: australia, south america, argentina, new zealand, latin america ...
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The Last Rites of Ransom Pride (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When Juliette (Lizzy Caplan) sets out to bring her slain lover -- outlaw Ransom Pride -- home to Texas to be buried, she knows the journey won't be easy, but she has little idea of the dangers that lie ahead in this dark Western drama. The ...
Style: serious, bleak, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, bounty hunter, escapades, on the road, tough heroes, female gunfighter, suspense, old west, rivalry, woman with a gun, strong female presence, sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: mexico, texas, latin america, usa
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