Revenge movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant revenge movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, intense and realistic films and TV shows about / with revenge, murder, vengeance, storytelling, brutality, mentor, blood, dialogue, violence and justice plots mostly in Thriller, Crime and Horror genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as revenge: The Revenant (2015), Gangs of New York (2002), Blitz (2011), Wild Tales (2014), Carrie (2013), John Tucker Must Die (2006), Deadpool (2016), A Nightmare on Elm Street (2010), Silent Hill (2006), Gladiator (2000).
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The Godfather
Crime, Drama
USA
175 min.
 9.2
Gladiator
Action, Adventure, Drama
USA, UK
155 min.
 8.5
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Easter
Crime, Drama, Mystery, War
USA
200 min.

List of revenge movies

 8.0
 575K
The Revenant
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.
Style: atmospheric, tense, melancholic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, revenge, vengeance, wilderness, violence, life & death, betrayal, violent, indians, beautiful scenery, old west, native americans ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
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Gangs of New York
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 167 min.
Story: It's 1863. America was born in the streets. Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic gangland kingpin, Bill the Butcher, who murdered his father years earlier. With an eager pickpocket by ...
Style: brutal, suspense, harsh, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, revenge, betrayal, gangsters, gang, organized crime, gang war, brutality, greed, hidden identity, mob boss, ethnic slur ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 1860s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.2
 75K
Blitz
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A tough, renegade cop is dispatched to take down a serial killer who has been targeting police officers.
Style: serious, exciting, suspense, talky, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, revenge, cop as target, law enforcer killer, murder, tough law enforcer, vigilante, fight scenes, crimes, law enforcement, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe, new orleans
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 8.1
 139K
Wild Tales
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Six short stories that explore the extremities of human behavior involving people in distress.
Style: dark humor, tense, suspense, cynical, ironic ...
Plot: revenge, multiple storylines, twists & turns, human nature, destiny, unlikely criminals, violence, corruption, farce, greed, wedding party, road rage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america
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 5.9
 121K
Carrie
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: telekinesis, revenge, high school, social misfits, mother daughter relationship, bullying, prom, gory, humiliation, supernatural, religious, blood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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John Tucker Must Die
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After discovering they are all dating the same same guy, three popular students from different cliques band together for revenge, so they enlist the help of a new gal in town and conspire to break the jerk's heart, while destroying his ...
Style: humorous, romantic, entertaining, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick, teen comedy
Plot: revenge, womanizer, teenage love, popularity, high school, unlikely friendships, romance, manipulation, cheerleading, wooing, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey
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 8.0
 761K
Deadpool
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new ...
Style: humorous, exciting, dark humor, comic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, cancer, revenge, immortality, self healing, comics, foul language, superhuman powers, dark hero, torture, irreverent, weapons ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa
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A Nightmare on Elm Street
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film that brings back horror icon Freddy Krueger as a darker and more sinister character than ever before. While Freddy is on the prowl a group of teenagers being stalked soon learn they all have a common factor making them targets for this ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, rough ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, revenge, serial killer, dreams, gory, nightmare comes true, supernatural, murder, nightmare, death, teenage life, torture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ohio, usa
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 6.6
 197K
Silent Hill
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, France, Japan, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The eerie and deserted ghost town of Silent Hill draws a young mother desperate to find a cure for her only child's illness. Unable to accept the doctor's diagnosis that her daughter should be permanently institutionalized for psychiatric ...
Style: scary, dark, suspenseful, surreal, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, small town, supernatural, monster, revenge, gory, violence, insanity, suffering, demons, parallel world, evil child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, west virginia
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 8.5
 1.2M
Gladiator
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 155 min.
Story: In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to ...
Style: epic, exciting, suspense, captivating, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: gladiator, vengeance, roman empire, revenge, slavery, sword fight, master warrior, rivalry, betrayal, emperor, courage, corruption ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: north africa, spain, germany, italy, rome italy ...
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American History X
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Derek Vineyard is paroled after serving 3 years in prison for killing two thugs who tried to break into/steal his truck. Through his brother, Danny Vineyard's narration, we learn that before going to prison, Derek was a skinhead and the leader ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, emotional, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, redemption, prison, xenophobia, brutality, revenge, crime, skinhead, prejudice, racial slur, blacks and whites, violence spree ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, venice beach california
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Mechanic: Resurrection
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, 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: twists and turns, exciting, tense, entertaining, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer, mechanic, revenge, chase, fight scenes, gunfight, murder, shooting, criminal's revenge, betrayal, blood, prison ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, rio de janeiro, australia, thailand, sydney australia ...
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 8.5
 989K
Memento
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Suffering short-term memory loss after a head injury, Leonard Shelby embarks on a grim quest to find the lowlife who murdered his wife in this gritty, complex thriller that packs more knots than a hangman's noose. To carry out his plan, Shelby ...
Style: psychological, non-linear, twist ending, tense, suspense ...
Plot: memory loss, amnesia, revenge, uncover truth, vengeance, investigation, mystery, plot twist, flashback, murder, paranoia, neo-noir ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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 6.6
 56K
Candyman
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a skeptic grad student researching the monster's myth.
Style: suspenseful, scary, macabre, gothic, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, revenge, urban legend, slasher, supernatural, gory, belief, haunted by the past, investigation, cult, slavery, bee ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
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 7.1
 43K
The Dressmaker
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In 1950s Australia, beautiful, talented dressmaker Tilly returns to her tiny hometown to right wrongs from her past. As she tries to reconcile with her mother, she starts to fall in love while transforming the fashion of the town.
Style: romantic, melancholic, colourful, enigmatic, light ...
Plot: small town, revenge, betrayal, bullying, memory, cross dressing, fashion, women, dressmaker, secrets, exile, accused of murder ...
Time: 1950s
Place: australia, england
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 6.7
 29K
22 Bullets
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Charly Matteï has turned his back on his life as an outlaw. For the last three years, he's led a peaceful life devoting himself to his wife and two children. Then, one winter morning, he's left for dead in the parking garage in ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, violence, mafia, crime, murder, shooting, brutality, dark hero, justice, criminal heroes, chase, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, marseille
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 7.3
 146K
Cape Fear
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sam Bowden is a small-town corporate attorney. Max Cady is a tattooed, cigar-smoking, bible-quoting, psychotic rapist. What do they have in common? Fourteen years ago, Sam was a public defender assigned to Max Cady's rape trial, and he made a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: revenge, fear, lawyer, family in danger, crime, dangerous attraction, violence, betrayal, criminal's revenge, psychology, brutality, manipulation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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 6.9
 388K
Horrible Bosses
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: For Nick, Kurt and Dale, the only thing that would make the daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable bosses into dust. Quitting is not an option, so, with the benefit of a few-too-many drinks and some dubious advice from a ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, absurd, entertaining, not serious ...
Plot: obnoxious boss, comedy of errors, revenge, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, plan gone awry, employer employee relationship, group of friends, farce, power relations, murder, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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 5.4
 38K
Teeth
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dawn is an active member of her high-school chastity club but, when she meets Tobey, nature takes its course, and the pair answer the call. They suddenly learn she is a living example of the vagina dentata myth, when the encounter takes a grisly ...
Style: dark humor, satirical, scary, absurd, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, revenge, brutality, justice, body transformation, sexual abuse, virginity, rape, teenage life, sexuality, dysfunctional family, gory ...
Time: contemporary
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 5.7
 32K
Bandidas
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Western
Country: France, Mexico, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in the late 19th century. When a ruthless robber baron takes away everything they cherish, a rough-and-tumble, idealistic peasant and a sophisticated heiress embark on a quest for justice, vengeance…and a few good heists.
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: friendship, bank robbery, unlikely criminals, revenge, women, chase, old west, betrayal, on the run, mentor, partners, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
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 6.8
 67K
Eden Lake
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eden Lake is a relentlessly tense and immaculately paced horror-thriller about modern youth gone wild. When a young couple goes to a remote wooded lake for a romantic getaway, their quiet weekend is shattered by an aggressive group of local kids. ...
Style: bleak, brutal, suspense, bad ending, bloody ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: survival, gory, chase, murder, gang, brutality, revenge, forest, teenagers, torture, insanity, death of protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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 7.3
 315K
Face/Off
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: An antiterrorism agent goes under the knife to acquire the likeness of a terrorist and gather details about a bombing plot. When the terrorist escapes custody, he undergoes surgery to look like the agent so he can get close to the agent's ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hidden identity, undercover, good versus evil, transformation, master criminal, revenge, prison escape, violence, murder, death, special agents, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, hong kong
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 4.8
 46K
The Unborn
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young woman fights the spirit that is slowly taking possession of her.
Style: scary, suspense, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: uncover truth, supernatural, revenge, haunted by the past, woman in danger, twins, afterlife, ghosts, danger, death, brutality, demons ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.4
 270K
Salt
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As a CIA officer, Evelyn Salt swore an oath to duty, honor and country. Her loyalty will be tested when a defector accuses her of being a Russian spy. Salt goes on the run, using all her skills and years of experience as a covert operative to elude ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspense, surprise ending, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, double agent, assassination, cold war, secret service, betrayal, chase, cia, female spy, revenge, russian spy, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, new york, usa, soviet union, manhattan new york city ...
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 5.2
 9K
Tamara
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Tamara, an unattractive girl who is picked on by her peers, returns after her death as a sexy seductress to enact revenge.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, bleak, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: revenge, high school, curses spells and rituals, resurrection, back from the dead, supernatural ability, afterlife, social misfits, characters killed one by one, manslaughter, obsession, youth ...
Time: contemporary
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I Spit on Your Grave: Vengeance is Mine
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jennifer Hills is still tormented by the brutal sexual assault she endured years ago. She’s changed identities and cities, reluctantly joining a support group where she begins to piece together a new life. But when her new friend’s murderer goes ...
Style: rough, surreal, psychological, bleak
Plot: revenge, murder, rape victim, vigilantism, female protagonist, group therapy, violence, investigation, borderline personality disorder, female friendship, torture, attempted rape ...
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 4.7
 2K
Pernicious
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It was supposed to be an adventure of a lifetime as three young girls spend the summer in Thailand. But their adventure quickly becomes a nightmare when the trio unleashes the spirit of a murdered child with only one thing on her mind - revenge.
Style: bleak, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: ghost, revenge, killer child, dismemberment, ritual sacrifice, friendship, vacation, murder, murder mystery, danger, curse, haunted by the past ...
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 7.6
 38K
The Body
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A woman’s body disappears mysteriously from the morgue without a trace. Police inspector Jaime Peña investigates the strange occurrence with the help of Álex Ulloa, the widower of the missing woman.
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: mystery, revenge, murder, missing person, investigation, morgue, uncover truth, haunted by the past, crimes, love, infidelity, loss of wife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, barcelona
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 3.6
 1K
Bloody Mary
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a group of psychiatric hospital nurses invoke the spirit of Bloody Mary -- a supposed urban myth -- the slaughter begins. The legend is real, her vengeance is fatal, and to free her, all you have to do is say her name.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak, suspense
Plot: urban legend, ghost, revenge, hospital, gory, mental institution, doctors and patients, afterlife, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, mental illness, patient ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 5.4
 12K
I.T.
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mike Regan is a successful, self-made man who has it all: a gorgeous wife, a beautiful teenage daughter and a sleek, state-of-the-art “smart home”. But he soon finds himself in a deadly, high-stakes game of cat-and-mouse when his I.T. ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, intense, psychological ...
Plot: internet, surveillance, hacking, stalker, billionaire, technology, revenge, home invasion, twists & turns, spy, business, secret service ...
Place: new york
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violence
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dialogue
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mentor
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storytelling
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chase
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5.1
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catastrophe
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