Stylized violence movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant stylized violence movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out surprise ending, exciting, suspense, captivating, stylized and entertaining films and TV shows about / with stylized violence, violence, martial arts, fistfight, murder, death, chase, betrayal, disarming someone and fight plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, China, Hong Kong and other countries.
stylized violence
stylized violence movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as stylized violence: Hardcore Henry (2015), Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010), Midnight Man (1995), Gen-X Cops (1999), Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever (2002), Assassination Games (2011), Upgrade (2018), Bumblebee (2018), Bright (2017), Ninja Scroll: The Series (2003).

List of stylized violence movies

Hardcore Henry (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Henry, a newly resurrected cyborg who must save his wife/creator from the clutches of a psychotic tyrant with telekinetic powers, AKAN, and his army of mercenaries. Fighting alongside Henry is Jimmy, who is Henry's only hope to make it through ...
Style: stylized, exciting, bloody, entertaining, intense ...
Plot: murder, car chase, violence, chase, gunfight, mad scientist, extreme violence, stylized violence, revenge, fight scenes, gore, cloning ...
Time: near future
Place: russia, moscow russia
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Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Scott Pilgrim is a 23 year old Canadian slacker and wannabe rockstar who falls in love with an American delivery girl, Ramona V. Flowers, and must defeat her seven "evil exes" to be able to date her.
Style: stylized, exciting, colourful, comic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: twentysomething life, martial arts, music band, slacker, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, romance, musician, dreams, postmodernism, rivalry, urban, stylized violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada, montreal quebec
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Midnight Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the police start a crackdown on Yakuza activities, a killer (James Lew) starts killing the cops forcing a martial-arts officer (Lorenzo Lamas) to fight back. AKA Midnight Man
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense
Plot: police officer killed, martial arts, cop killer, violence, stylized violence, gunfight, villain, police raid, gangster, arrest, fistfight, police officer ...
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Gen-X Cops (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Four young officers of the Hong Kong Police are joined together to fight against organised crime using all possible means, even if this would lead them to break the law… Their first assignment is to eliminate a gang of criminals who have stolen a ...
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, undercover, police investigation, save the day, tough law enforcer, partners against crime, track down, stylized violence, martial arts, tough cop, working undercover, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, singapore, asia
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Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jonathan Ecks, an FBI agent, realizes that he must join with his lifelong enemy, Agent Sever, a rogue DIA agent with whom he is in mortal combat, in order to defeat a common enemy. That enemy has developed a "micro-device" that can be ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, assassination, government agency, vengeance, danger, tough heroes, special agents, manhunt, gunfight, stylized violence, lone hero, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vancouver british columbia canada
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Assassination Games (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Brazil is a contract killer, willing to take any job if the price is right. Flint left the assassin game when a ruthless drug dealer’s brutal attack left his wife in a coma. When a contract is put out on the same coldblooded drug dealer, both ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti hero, assassination, hitman, fight, unlikely partners, crimes, corrupt law enforcer, danger, dishonesty, criminal's revenge, organized crime, dark hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ukraine, eastern europe
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Upgrade (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A brutal mugging leaves Grey Trace paralyzed in the hospital and his beloved wife dead. A billionaire inventor soon offers Trace a cure — an artificial intelligence implant called STEM that will enhance his body. Now able to walk, Grey finds that ...
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, tech noir, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: artificial intelligence, cyberpunk, murder, implant, surgery, microchip, police, revenge, car chase, violence, policewoman killing, slum ...
Time: future, near future
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Bumblebee (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 114 min.
Story: On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, futuristic, surprise ending
Plot: robot, technology, teenage girl, alien, machine, standoff, friendship, child's point of view, trailer home, bravery, missile, exploding gasoline station ...
Time: 20th century, year 1987, 80s
Place: texas, mine, california
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Bright (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In an alternate present-day where magical creatures live among us, two L.A. cops become embroiled in a prophesied turf battle.
Style: light, dark, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: police, magic, resurrection, buddy cop, corrupt cop, urban fantasy, magical, bomb, gang, federal bureau of investigation, magic wand, threatened with a knife ...
Time: 2010s
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Ninja Scroll: The Series (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Fourteen years after defeating the immortal warrior Himuro Genma and thwarting the Shogun of the Dark's evil plans, Kibagami Jubei continues to roam all over Japan as a masterless swordsman. During his journey, he meets Shigure, a priestess who ...
Plot: fencing, black eye, magical object, stylized violence, katana sword, long hair, old man, bear, dark fantasy, adventure hero, running, child abuse ...
Place: feudal japan, japan
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Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An African-American Mafia hit man who models himself after the samurai of old finds himself targeted for death by the mob.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, tense, offbeat, atmospheric ...
Plot: mafia, hitman, lone wolves, racial slur, code, loner, african american, friendship, loneliness, wisdom of life, organized crime, hip hop ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york, japan, new jersey
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Peppermint (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, 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, rough, suspense, brutal, surprise ending
Plot: vigilante, loss of child, murder, drug cartel, justice, police corruption, fighting the system, corruption, revenge, corrupt official, female protagonist, coma ...
Time: year 2012, 2010s
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Escape Plan 2: Hades (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ray Breslin manages an elite team of security specialists trained in the art of breaking people out of the world's most impenetrable prisons. When his most trusted operative, Shu Ren, is kidnapped and disappears inside the most elaborate prison ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, hand to hand combat, danger, prison escape, betrayal, teamwork, robot, martial arts, rubik's cube, secret place, shooting, friends ...
Time: 2010s
Place: shanghai china, bangkok thailand, atlanta georgia, chechnya
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Proud Mary (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mary is a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad.
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: girls with guns, betrayal, loss of father, child abuse, deception, lipstick, murder, escape attempt, massacre, birthday, drugs, disguise ...
Time: 2010s
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Hotel Artemis (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in riot-torn, near-future Los Angeles, 'Hotel Artemis' follows the Nurse, who runs a secret, members-only emergency room for criminals.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: hotel, riot police, nurse, megacorporation, technology, one against many, near death experience, policewoman, surveillance, hand to hand combat, kicked in the face, power outage ...
Time: near future, 2020s
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Aquaman (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, and must step forward to lead his people and to be a hero to the world.
Style: exciting, epic, twists and turns, entertaining, colourful ...
Plot: superhero, supernatural power, ocean, rescue, atlantis, underwater, shark, warrior, army, superhuman powers, teenage boy, princess ...
Time: 2010s, year 1985, 1990s
Place: atlantic ocean, sicily italy, maine, sicily, italy
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Robin Hood (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, captivating, stylized, scenic ...
Plot: robin hood, thief, village, crossbow, sheriff, hoodie, archer, steampunk, crimes, corrupted ruler, heroes, money ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, dungeon, mine
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Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: As Scott Lang awaits expiration of his term of house detention, Hope van Dyne and Dr. Hank Pym involve him in a scheme to rescue Mrs. van Dyne from the micro-universe into which she has fallen, while two groups of schemers converge on them with ...
Style: exciting, humorous, light, entertaining, surprise ending
Plot: superhero, technology, transformation, rescue, female villain, alternate dimension, house arrest, miniaturization, good versus evil, fight scenes, shrinking, anti-hero ...
Time: 2010s
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The White Haired Witch of Lunar Kingdom (2014)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the twilight of the Ming Dynasty, the Imperial court is plagued by corruption as tyrants rule over the land. With the Manchurians preying on a weakened empire, war is imminent. To save the victims from their suffering, sorceress Jade Raksha ...
Style: touching, stylized, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: betrayal, tragic love, martial arts, sword fight, supernatural ability, fall in love, adventure, wizards and magicians, life is a bitch, unfulfillment, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china
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The Perfect Weapon (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a not too distant future, a totalitarian state run by ‘The Director” (Seagal) controls all aspects of life. All enemies of the state are dealt in the harshest way. Most of them are executed by the secret government’s assassins. The best ...
Style: suspense, futuristic, sinister, surprise ending
Plot: dictatorship, martial arts, undercover, presumed dead, chase, pistol, punched in the face, bar, blood, spy, hypodermic needle, fear ...
Time: near future, future
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Bleeding Steel (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as a hardened special forces agent who fights to protect a young woman from a sinister criminal gang. At the same time, he feels a special connection to the young woman, like they met in a different life.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, bleak, futuristic ...
Plot: agent, criminal gang, danger, betrayal, police, martial arts, gunfight, fight, transformation, friendship, police investigation, vengeance ...
Time: future, 2020s, near future, 2000s
Place: sydney australia, hong kong
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Venom (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego "Venom" to save his life.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: superhero, laboratory, violence, experiment gone awry, super villain, car chase, mutation, first contact, alien, destruction, warrior, anti hero ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco, malaysia
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Ready Player One (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: When the creator of a popular video game system dies, a virtual contest is created to compete for his fortune.
Style: exciting, captivating, atmospheric, stylized, entertaining ...
Plot: virtual reality, love, quest, video game, adventure, evil corporation, teenage protagonist, friendship, life, playing a video game, teamwork, fight ...
Time: future, 2040s, 80s, near future, 21st century
Place: empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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Bandidas (2006)
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, sexy, exciting, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: bank robbery, women, friendship, revenge, on the run, partners, track down, chase, unlikely criminals, crimes, betrayal, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
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The Equalizer 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Robert McCall returns to deliver his special brand of vigilante justice -- but how far will he go when it's someone he loves?
Style: surprise ending, suspense, ambiguous ending
Plot: hurricane, gang, martial arts, drug dealer, murder, revenge, massacre, violence, cia, hostage, kidnapping, sniper ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brussels belgium, washington d.c., turkey, istanbul turkey
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Jumanji (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.
Style: exciting, wild, colourful, breathtaking, biting ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: team, jungle, game, teenage boy, video game, playing a video game, adventurer, high school, mission, teenage girl, explorer, student ...
Time: 1990s, year 1996, 2010s
Place: new hampshire
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Tough and Deadly (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A private eye helps an amnesiac CIA agent elude mobsters who don't want him to regain his memory of their drug operation.
Plot: amnesia, cia, throat slitting, mercilessness, karate kick, assassination attempt, knife throwing, ex cop, beard, pool table, strangulation, on the run ...
Place: langley virginia, washington d.c.
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Rage (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A corrupt right-wing militia group chooses a California teacher as the ideal specimen to clone for its army.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, danger, murder, martial arts, chase, laboratory, vengeance, missing person, battles, righting the wronged, antidote, cloning ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, usa
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Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story (1993)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This film is a glimpse into the life, love and the unconquerable spirit of the legendary Bruce Lee. From a childhod of rigorous martial arts training, Lee realizes his dream of opening his own kung-fu school in America. Before long, he is discovered ...
Style: touching, realistic, captivating, uplifting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, american dream, filmmaking, training, prodigy, hollywood, actor's life, lifestyle, against the odds, society, follow your dream, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 40s, 20th century, 70s, 50s ...
Place: hong kong, california, los angeles, asia, usa ...
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Back in Action (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Two men have different motivations but the same goal when they team up and mount an assault on a powerful drug gang.
Plot: green beret, buddy cop, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, bartender, torture, cemetery, mafia, corpse, crime boss, shotgun, interrogation, revolver ...
Time: 1990s
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