Female assassin movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant female assassin movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, surprise ending and realistic films and TV shows about / with female assassin, assassin, murder, violence, gun, danger, revenge, hitman, chase and death plots mostly in Action, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, Canada, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as female assassin: Colombiana (2011), Anna (2019), Hanna (2011), Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005), Killing Eve (2018), The Villainess (2017), Red Sparrow (2018), The Coldest City (2017), The Job (2003), Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004).

List of female assassin movies

Colombiana (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Mexico, USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Zoe Saldana plays a young woman who, after witnessing her parents’ murder as a child in Bogota, grows up to be a stone-cold assassin. She works for her uncle as a hitman by day, but her personal time is spent engaging in vigilante murders that she ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: female assassin, vigilante, female killer, vengeance, tough girl, vigilantism, crimes, latinos, danger, hitman, rivalry, sniper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 1990s, year 1992
Place: colombia, usa, south america, latin america, chicago illinois ...
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Anna (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Canada, Russia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Beneath Anna Poliatova's striking beauty lies a secret that will unleash her indelible strength and skill to become one of the world's most feared government assassins.
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: female assassin, female spy, cia agent, double agent, female protagonist, cia, murder, kgb, one woman army, model, female agent, lesbian ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 80s, year 1987, year 1985 ...
Place: paris france, milan italy, bahamas, moscow russia, new york ...
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Hanna (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A 16-year-old girl raised by her father to be the perfect assassin is dispatched on a mission across Europe. Tracked by a ruthless operatives, she faces startling revelations about her existence and questions about her humanity.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female assassin, chase, secret agents, teenage girl, undercover, cia, vengeance, danger, strong female lead, hitman, young heroes, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland, morocco, berlin germany, europe, germany ...
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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, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: female assassin, battle of the sexes, hitman, secret identity, love and romance, secret agents, double life, spy, secret service, fight scenes, cia, secret life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, atlanta georgia, coney island brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, new york ...
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Killing Eve (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Italy
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A security consultant hunts for a ruthless assassin. Equally obsessed with each other, they go head to head in an epic game of cat-and-mouse.
Style: exciting, tense, dark humor, suspense
Plot: female assassin, female protagonist, psycho killer, strong female character, psychopath, violence, crime, investigation, killings, lgbt, peril, obsession ...
Place: europe, london
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The Villainess (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A young girl is raised as a killer in the Yanbian province of China. She hides her identity and travels to South Korea where she hopes to lead a quiet life but becomes involved with two mysterious men.
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, suspense
Plot: female assassin, female killer, secret identity, revenge, dark past, mentor protege relationship, murder, violence against women, pregnancy, chase, child abuse, one against many ...
Place: south korea
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Red Sparrow (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Prima ballerina, Dominika Egorova faces a bleak and uncertain future after she suffers an injury that ends her career. She soon turns to Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people to use their minds and bodies ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, erotic, rough, brutal ...
Plot: female assassin, female spy, deception, russian spy, secret mission, seduction, sexploitation, spy, manipulation, training, secret agent, cia ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: russia, budapest, hungary, england, moscow russia ...
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The Coldest City (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Sweden, Hungary
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, atmospheric, sexy, exciting ...
Plot: female assassin, double agent, undercover agent, spy, female spy, lesbian, cold war, shooting, sexy woman, man fights a woman, blonde, lesbianism ...
Time: year 1989, year 1987, 20th century, 80s
Place: east berlin, berlin germany, germany, east berlin east germany, eastern europe ...
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The Job (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: CJ is a sexy, cold-blooded assassin who wants to quit the business. She agrees to carry out one last hit, but for the first time in her career as an assassin, she is unable to finish the job.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, captivating, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female assassin, pregnancy, chases and races, hitman, drug dealing, society, adventure, danger, crime, crimes, deadly, moral dilemma ...
Time: contemporary
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Kill Bill: Vol. 2 (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The Bride unwaveringly continues on her roaring rampage of revenge against the band of assassins who had tried to kill her and her unborn child. She visits each of her former associates one-by-one, checking off the victims on her Death List Five ...
Style: dark humor, atmospheric, captivating, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, female assassin, master warrior, journey, mentor, betrayal, rivalry, death, respect, pride and honor, warrior, female warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: mexico, el paso texas, tokyo, japan
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Black Widow (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: Natasha Romanoff, on the run from the government following her disobedience to the Sokovia Accords and for aiding Steve Rogers, finds herself on her own and is forced to deal with some of the red in her ledger.
Style: suspense, tense, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: female spy, female assassin, strong female lead, superheroine, heroes, violence, tough girl, superhero, female killer, sisterhood, spy, russian ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
Place: russia
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Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada, USA, France, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Umbrella Corporation’s deadly T-virus continues to ravage the Earth, transforming the global population into legions of the flesh eating Undead. The human race’s last and only hope, Alice, awakens in the heart of Umbrella’s most ...
Style: stylized, exciting, scary, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, plague, female assassin, female fighter, future dystopia, pandemic, survival, good versus evil, virus, mutant, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, washington d.c., moscow russia, new york, russia
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Nikita (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Nikita will stop at nothing to expose and destroy Division, the secret U.S. agency who trained her as a spy and assassin.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female spy, female killer, female assassin, hitman, spy, danger, chases and races, mole, killings, working undercover, crimes, secret government organization ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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Nikita (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A beautiful felon, sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a policeman, is given a second chance - as a secret political assassin controlled by the government.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, exciting, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female killer, female assassin, hitman, double life, undercover, mentor, female spy, impossible love, robbery, training, secret identity, weapons ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: france, venice, europe, paris france
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Ava (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A black ops assassin is forced to fight for her own survival after a job goes dangerously wrong.
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, twists and turns, disturbing
Plot: female assassin, female agent, female spy, strong female character, intelligence agency, hitman, contract killing, woman fights a man, woman with a gun, pursuit, crimes, peril ...
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The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Samantha Caine, suburban homemaker, is the ideal mom to her 8 year old daughter Caitlin. She lives in Honesdale, PA, has a job teaching school and makes the best Rice Krispie treats in town. But when she receives a bump on her head, she begins to ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: memory loss, female assassin, strong female lead, amnesia, chase, presumed dead, female protagonist, single mother, rogue agent, hitman, teacher, female killer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, pennsylvania, manhattan new york city, new york, new jersey
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Elektra (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA, Switzerland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Elektra the warrior survives a near-death experience, becomes an assassin-for-hire, and tries to protect her two latest targets, a single father and his young daughter, from a group of supernatural assassins.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, sexy, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: superheroine, adventure, female assassin, supernatural, master warrior, martial arts, good versus evil, danger, uninhibited rivalry, graphic violence, destiny, vengeance ...
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Charlie's Angels (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Reboot of the 1970s TV series / early 2000s film franchise.
Style: light, funny, exciting, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, boys' night
Plot: female protagonist, female assassin, spy, danger, martial arts, undercover agent, chase, adventure, betrayal, partners, fighting crime, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: contemporary, quarry, 2010s
Place: usa, berlin germany, paris france, hamburg germany, istanbul turkey ...
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Lady Snowblood (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Yuki's family is nearly wiped out before she is born due to the machinations of a band of criminals. These criminals kidnap and brutalize her mother but leave her alive. Later her mother ends up in prison with only revenge to keep her alive. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, melancholic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female assassin, vengeance, murder, female killer, martial arts, childbirth, vigilantism, samurai, track down, danger, assassination, child birth ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1870s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Quick (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A female assassin named "Quick" is hired to bring in a Mafia accountant, who is under police protection. Double crossed by the mafia, she takes her hostage to California to retrieve $3M that he took before running. The mafia and ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, chase, female assassin, on the run, hitman, kidnapping, mafia, danger, manhunt, gangsters, femme fatale, corruption ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: california, beverly hills, los angeles
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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, tense, captivating, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: female assassin, female killer, gangsters, little boy, gangster, guilt, car chase, organized crime, brutality, murder, betrayal, revenge ...
Time: 2010s
Place: boston
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Anon (2018)
Genre: Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a near-future world where there is no privacy, ignorance or anonymity, our private memories are recorded and crime almost ceases to exist. In trying to solve a series of unsolved murders, Sal Frieland stumbles onto a young woman who appears ...
Style: tech noir, twists and turns, exciting, tense
Plot: surveillance, technology, murder investigation, hacker, distopia, mind control, female assassin, investigation, privacy, erased memory, female killer, police ...
Time: future
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Naked Weapon (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mysterious woman, known as Madame M, kidnaps forty pre-teen girls and transports them to a remote island to train them as the most deadly assassins. CIA operative Jack Chen follows the case for 6 years with no leads, but when a series of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, hitman, female assassin, secret agents, vengeance, island, assassination, martial arts, revenge, crimes, race against time, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, spain, the philippines, tokyo, japan ...
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Lady Snowblood 2: Love Song of Vengeance (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lady Snowblood is caught by the police and sentenced to death for her crimes. As she is sent to the gallows she is rescued by the secret police who offer her a deal to assassinate some revolutionaries.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, stylized, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female assassin, good versus evil, assassination, righting the wronged, gory, master warrior, chases and races, dishonesty, heroes, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 19th century
Place: asia, japan
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Salt (2010)
Genre: Action, 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: suspense, surprise ending, twists and turns, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female protagonist, espionage, cia, spy, strong female lead, double agent, female spy, secret service, agent as target, chase, on the run, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, soviet union, russia, washington d.c. ...
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Mortal Engines (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Set in a world many thousands of years in the future. Earth’s cities now roam the globe on huge wheels, devouring each other in a struggle for ever diminishing resources. On one of these massive Traction Cities, Tom Natsworthy has an unexpected ...
Style: futuristic, captivating, exciting, entertaining, sinister ...
Plot: steampunk, post apocalypse, resistance, survival, female warrior, post apocalyptic, danger, artifact, save the world, power, female fighter, good versus evil ...
Time: future
Place: big ben london, europe, london, asia
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Birds of Prey: And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After splitting with the Joker, Harley Quinn joins superheroes Black Canary, Huntress and Renee Montoya to save a young girl from an evil crime lord.
Style: exciting, humorous, tense, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: female protagonist, female warrior, tough girl, superheroine, violence, anti heroine, superhero team, policewoman, young girl, female assassin, betrayal, diamond ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
Place: new jersey
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Everly (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After she betrays a powerful mob boss, a woman matches wits and weaponry with a legion of killers who are out to collect the bounty on the heads of her and her family.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: strong female lead, survival, assassination attempt, woman in danger, female assassin, crimes, danger, woman kills a man, isolation, violence spree, gangsters, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Sucker Punch (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young girl is institutionalized by her abusive stepfather. Retreating to an alternative reality as a coping strategy, she envisions a plan which will help her escape from the mental facility.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, exciting, sexy, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: escape from reality, violence, adventure, alternate reality, imaginary, confined, lobotomy, escape, sexual abuse, survival, patient, danger ...
Place: vermont
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Black Angel Vol. 1 (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Tokyo is a dark technopolis, a city of faceless chrome and cold marble. It is ruled by Nogi, a yakuza boss specializing in drugs and murder. He gained absolute power by executing the former boss and marrying his daughter, Chiaki. Only the mysterious ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: female assassin, girls with guns, femme fatale, rape and revenge, deadly, crime, gang, master warrior, danger, chase, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, tokyo
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