Arms dealer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant arms dealer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, entertaining, suspenseful, humorous and exciting films and TV shows about / with arms dealer, weapons, vengeance, brutality, dialogue, mentor, violence, chase, danger and gun plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, Germany, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as arms dealer: Lord of War (2005), War Dogs (2016), The Night Manager (2016), Black Lagoon (2006), Charlie Wilson's War (2007), Free Fire (2016), The Last Thing He Wanted (2020), Double Team (1997), The Man (2005), Simon Sez (1999).

List of arms dealer movies

 7.6
 315K
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, suspense, cynical, realistic, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corruption, arms dealer, arms dealing, greed, business, cold war, smuggling, organized crime, millionaire, gunrunner, human nature, rise and fall ...
Time: 80s, year 2001, 2000s, 20th century, year 1983 ...
Place: bolivia, africa, new york, beirut lebanon, brooklyn new york city ...
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 7.1
 214K
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: intense, funny, humorous, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: arms dealer, corruption, smuggling, weapons, friendship, military, gunrunner, con artists, betrayal, heist, iraq war, rise and fall ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, year 2005, year 2008
Place: iraq, baghdad iraq, middle east, miami, jordan ...
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The Night Manager (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 358 min.
TV show
Story: Former British soldier Jonathan Pine navigates the shadowy recesses of Whitehall and Washington where an unholy alliance operates between the intelligence community and the secret arms trade. To infiltrate the inner circle of lethal arms dealer ...
Style: suspense, tricky, tense, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, arms dealer, secret service, corruption, undercover, working undercover, hotel, arms dealing, betrayal, crimes, british secret service ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: cairo egypt, europe, london, england, egypt ...
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 7.9
 15K
Black Lagoon (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Black Lagoon is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Rei Hiroe. It has been published in Shogakukan's Monthly Sunday Gene-X since 2002, and nine collected volumes have been released so far. It was later adapted into an anime ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, psychological, adult animation ...
Audience: kids
Plot: pirate, mercenary, crimes, femme fatale, adventure, arms dealer, gang, criminal, team, rivalry, mafia, bounty hunter ...
Place: japan, thailand, asia
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Charlie Wilson's War (2007)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The true story of Texas congressman Charlie Wilson's covert dealings in Afghanistan, where his efforts to assist rebels in their war with the Soviets had some unforeseen and long-reaching effects.
Style: political, thought provoking, realistic, clever, factual ...
Plot: cia, cold war, politics, womanizer, stripper, arms dealer, party, congressman, muslim, congress, satire, refugee camp ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980, 90s, year 1988 ...
Place: afghanistan, washington d.c., texas, pakistan, usa ...
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 6.3
 47K
Free Fire (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A crime drama set in 1970s Boston, about a gun sale which goes wrong.
Style: suspense, bloody, brutal, tense, dark ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, arms dealer, survival, warehouse, gunfight, brutality, death, murder, violence, chase, revenge, sniper ...
Time: 70s, contemporary
Place: boston, massachusetts, ireland
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The Last Thing He Wanted (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: At the turning point of the Iran-Contra affair, Elena McMahon, a fearless investigative journalist covering the 1984 US presidential campaign, puts herself in danger when she abandons her assigned task in order to fulfill the last wish of her ailing ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspense, political thriller
Plot: arms dealer, government conspiracy, journalism, investigative journalism, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, last wish, true crime, secret agenda, money, organized crime, investigative reporter ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: costa rica
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 4.8
 34K
Double Team (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: He's a one-man arsenal... with enough voltage to rock the free world. They Don't Play by the Rules. You're either on their side...or in their way. America's top counter-terrorist usually works alone...this time he's got ...
Style: intense, suspenseful, stylized, buddy comedy, buddy movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: arms dealer, revenge, fantasy world, terrorist, heroes, heroic mission, good versus evil, uninhibited rivalry, criminal's revenge, martial arts, spy, chase ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, rome italy, france, switzerland, antwerp ...
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 5.5
 26K
The Man (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Special Agent Derrick Vann is a man out to get the man who killed his partner but a case of mistaken identity leads him to Andy Fidler, a salesman with too many questions and a knack of getting in Vanns way
Style: intense, funny, twists and turns, absurd, parody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mistaken identity, arms dealer, car chase, buddy cop, fight scenes, dumb, goofy hero, foul language, runaway, stereotypes, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
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 2.6
 7K
Simon Sez (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Germany, Belgium, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A tattooed Interpol agent helps an old classmate find the kidnapped daughter of a computer software tycoon.
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, terrorism, adventure, arms dealer, motorcycle, terrorist group, 007, spy, adaptation, stupidity, multiple storylines ...
Time: 90s
Place: french riviera, europe
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 6.5
 161K
The Mechanic (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, 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: twists and turns, stylized, tense, clever, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, assassin, lone hero, loner, tough guy, mentor, martial arts, gangsters, revenge, mafia, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, chicago illinois, usa, colombia
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 7.7
 393K
Black Hawk Down (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 144 min.
Story: When U.S. Rangers and an elite Delta Force team attempt to kidnap two underlings of a Somali warlord, their Black Hawk helicopters are shot down, and the Americans suffer heavy casualties, facing intense fighting from the militia on the ground.
Style: realistic, rough, epic, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, courage, sniper, combat, military, gunfight, chaos, survival, helicopter, battles, rescue mission, warrior ...
Time: year 1993, 90s, 20th century, year 1992
Place: africa, somalia, iraq, north africa, arkansas ...
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Liberty Stands Still (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As the heir and current marketing director for one of the nation's biggest gun manufacturers, Liberty Wallace is indifferent to the atrocities made possible through her business and her CEO husband, Victor. On her way to see her actor lover, ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, stylized, rough ...
Plot: hostage, vengeance, arms dealer, hitman, love affair, criminal heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, couples, family problems, special agents, sniper ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, israel, usa
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 6.4
 344K
The Expendables (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria, Spain, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Barney Ross leads a band of highly skilled mercenaries including knife enthusiast Lee Christmas, a martial arts expert, heavy weapons specialist, demolitionist, and a loose-cannon sniper. When the group is commissioned by the mysterious Mr. Church ...
Style: brutal, bloody, exciting, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, gunfight, tough guy, sniper, chase, martial arts, machismo, unstoppable, violent, military, fistfight, assassin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2010s, 2000s
Place: latin america, new orleans, somalia
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 7.0
 244K
Spy (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A desk-bound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent diabolical global disaster.
Style: funny, humorous, parody, ridiculous, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: spy, female spy, female agent, cia, espionage, secret agents, female assassin, cia agent, fat woman, assassin, undercover, undercover agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, rome italy, usa, budapest, europe ...
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 6.1
 111K
Eraser (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: U.S. Marshall John Kruger erases the identities of people enrolled in the Witness Protection Program. His current assignment is to protect Lee Cullen, who's uncovered evidence that the weapons manufacturer she works for has been selling to ...
Style: suspense, exciting, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, betrayal, rogue agent, treason, gunfight, corporate crime, witness protection program, arms dealer, police investigation, witness, witness protection, justice ...
Time: 20th century, future, 90s, 80s, year 1996
Place: new york, maryland, usa, baltimore, san francisco ...
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 5.5
 9K
.45 (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Kate and her brutish boyfriend Big Al sell handguns on the streets of New York. She's smart, stylish, and self-confident, but all that leaves her when Al, in a jealous and self-indulgent rage, beats her. Three friends encourage her recovery: ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female nudity, lesbian, femme fatale, vengeance, addiction, cheating, arms dealer, emotional manipulation, murder, life is a bitch, obsession, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york
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Deal of the Century (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Arms dealers from several companies vie to sell the most expensive and highest tech weapons to a South American dictator. There are complications; understanding the exact nature of how 'gifts' are used to grease the wheels of a sale, a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous, political ...
Plot: cons and scams, arms dealer, cold war, disorder, technology gone awry, dark humor, nothing goes right, chase, greed, satire, aggression, arms deal ...
Time: 80s
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A Better Tomorrow (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea, Japan, Hong Kong, Thailand, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A Korean remake of the John Woo Classic. One brother is a criminal. One brother is a cop. Both will fight to the death.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, criminal underworld, arms dealer, organized crime, crime boss, betrayal, family relations, siblings relations, family problems, vengeance, dishonesty, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, south korea, asia, thailand, north korea
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 6.7
 9K
Mr. Majestyk (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Watermelon farmer Vince Majestyk (Charles Bronson) goes after the Mob, when they try to strong arm him to use their melon picking crew.
Style: neo noir, suspense, talky, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, gangsters, organized crime, vengeance, vigilante, violence, bullying, violent, one man army, arms dealer, assassin, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: colorado, los angeles, usa
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 5.4
 9K
Black Dog (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany, Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-con takes a job driving a truck cross country. What he doesn't know is that the truck is filled with illegal weapons and now he must fight to survive and save his family.
Style: suspense, road movie, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: truck, car chase, rescue, train crash, chase, gang, arms dealer, family, crime boss, crimes, partners, race against time ...
Time: 90s
Place: new jersey, usa
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Executive Decision (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Terrorists hijack a 747 inbound to Washington D.C., demanding the the release of their imprisoned leader. Intelligence expert David Grant (Kurt Russell) suspects another reason and he is soon the reluctant member of a special assault team that is ...
Style: exciting, suspense, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, hijacking, hostage, rescue, bomb, ransom, surveillance, violence, disaster, save the day, islamic terrorism ...
Time: 20th century, year 1995, 90s
Place: los angeles, london, pentagon, athens greece, washington d.c.
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Battle Beyond the Stars (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young farmer assembles a band of diverse mercenaries to defend his peaceful planet from an evil tyrant.
Style: humorous, stylized, futuristic, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, space travel, space opera, adventure, outer space, vengeance, alien, death, mercenary, robot, spacecraft, space battle ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: california
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 7.1
 30K
Micmacs (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A man and his friends come up with an intricate and original plan to destroy two big weapons manufacturers. Avid movie-watcher and video store clerk Bazil has had his life all but ruined by weapons of war. His father was killed by a landmine in ...
Style: absurd, surreal, light, atmospheric, humorous ...
Plot: misfit, teamwork, eccentricity, loneliness, homeless, brutality, lifestyle change, friendship, financial problem, goofy hero, revenge, arms dealer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, europe
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The Sum of All Fears (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When the president of Russia suddenly dies, a man whose politics are virtually unknown succeeds him. The change in political leaders sparks paranoia among American CIA officials, so CIA director Bill Cabot recruits a young analyst to supply insight ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense, intense ...
Plot: cold war, nuclear war, spy, espionage, terrorism, cia, nuclear bomb, nuclear explosion, nuclear threat, terrorist, covert operation, white house ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century, 70s, year 1973 ...
Place: maryland, israel, russia, washington d.c., chechnya ...
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The Living Daylights (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: James Bond helps a Russian General escape into the west. He soon finds out that the KGB wants to kill him for helping the General. A little while later the General is kidnapped from the Secret Service leading 007 to be suspicious.
Style: suspense, sexy, exciting, slasher, saga ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, espionage, james bond, betrayal, cold war, secret service, 007, arms dealer, chase, secret agents, escape, desert ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: afghanistan, london, vienna, czechoslovakia, england ...
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 2.9
 14K
Steel (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Justice. Safe streets. Payback. Metallurgist John Henry Irons (O'Neal) vows to claim them all when a renegade military reject (Judd Nelson) puts new superweapons in dangerous hands. Helped by an electronics wiz (Annabeth Gish) and an ...
Style: humorous, exciting, suspenseful, ridiculous, parody ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: superhero, arms dealer, vigilante, gang, heroes, escapades, good versus evil, secret identity, fighting crime, crimes, undercover, superhuman powers ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
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 7.7
 50K
Hard Boiled (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A cop who loses his partner in a shoot-out with gun smugglers goes on a mission to catch them. In order to get closer to the leaders of the ring he joins forces with an undercover cop who's working as a gangster hitman. They use all means of ...
Style: bloody, suspense, intense, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, gunfight, violence, undercover, violent, mafia, martial arts, partnership, police, hospital, arms dealer, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
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The Concorde... Airport '79 (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The last of the 'Airport' series again stars George Kennedy as aviation disaster-prone Joe Patroni, this time having to contend with nuclear missiles, the French Air Force and the threat of the plane splitting in two over the Alps!
Style: psychological, humorous, unusual plot structure, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: disaster, airplane, aviation, natural disaster, airport, airplane accident, catastrophe, plane crash, air disaster, arms dealer, survival, murder ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: paris france, los angeles, europe, france, alps ...
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Keeping Up with the Joneses (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An ordinary suburban couple finds it’s not easy keeping up with the Joneses – their impossibly gorgeous and ultra-sophisticated new neighbors – especially when they discover that Mr. and Mrs. “Jones” are covert operatives.
Style: entertaining, exciting, humorous, ridiculous, sexy ...
Plot: spy, espionage, strong female character, neighbor, suspicion, escape, rescue, mission, gunfight, jealousy, suburbs, culture clash ...
Place: london
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