Witness movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant witness movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic and surprise ending films and TV shows about / with witness, murder, gun, violence, crimes, brutality, chase, photograph, blood and betrayal plots mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
witness movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as witness: See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989), Standoff (2016), Eraser (1996), The Nile Hilton Incident (2017), Dark Places (2015), The Driver (1978), Body Double (1984), The Commuter (2018), Just Mercy (2019), Cut Bank (2014).

List of witness movies

See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A murder takes place in the shop of David Lyons, a deaf man who fails to hear the gunshot being fired. Outside, blind man Wally Karue hears the shot but cannot see the perpetrator. Both are arrested, but escape to form an unlikely partnership. Being ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, light, absurd ...
Plot: farce, murder, friendship, mute or deaf, chase, blindness, odd couple, false accusation, disability, deaf, witness, crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: manhattan new york city, new jersey
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Standoff (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A troubled veteran gets a chance at redemption by protecting a girl from an assassin after she witnesses a murder. Holding a shotgun with a single shell, he engages in physical and psychological warfare in a desperate fight for the girl's life.
Style: psychological thriller, suspense, tense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: witness, murder, rifle, rescue, moral dilemma, danger, redemption, brutality, deception, escape, machismo, killer ...
Time: year 2015, 21st century
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Eraser (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: betrayal, conspiracy, treason, rogue agent, witness protection, gunfight, witness, woman in danger, on the run, deception, corporate crime, one man army ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, twentieth century, year 1996 ...
Place: new york, usa, baltimore, san francisco, washington d.c. ...
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The Nile Hilton Incident (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Morocco, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In Cairo, weeks before the 2011 revolution, Police Detective Noredin is working in the infamous Kasr el-Nil Police Station when he is handed the case of a murdered singer. He soon realizes that the investigation concerns the power elite, close to ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: witness, police corruption, murder investigation, murder, police detective, member of parliament, riot, hotel, revolution, intrigue, twists & turns, crimes ...
Time: 2010s, year 2011
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
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Dark Places (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A woman who survived the brutal killing of her family as a child is forced to confront the events of that day.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, murder, survivor, murder of family, witness, prison, sibling relationship, mystery, crimes, uncover truth, satanism, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1985, year 1968, year 1999 ...
Place: kansas, ireland, oklahoma, texas, california ...
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The Driver (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Driver specializes in driving getaway cars for robberies. His exceptional talent has prevented him from being caught yet. After another successful flight from the police a self-assured detective makes it his primary goal to catch the Driver. He ...
Style: neo noir, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, heist, anti heroes, one last job, police detective, on the run, gambling, witness, getaway driver, crimes, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Body Double (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After losing an acting role and his girlfriend, Jake Scully finally catches a break: he gets offered a gig house-sitting in the Hollywood Hills. While peering through the beautiful home's telescope one night, he spies a gorgeous blonde dancing ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: voyeurism, murder, obsession, peeping tom, stalking, hollywood, exhibitionist, mystery, erotic thriller, neighbor, witness, investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
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The Commuter (2018)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, China, Canada, Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A businessman, on his daily commute home, gets unwittingly caught up in a criminal conspiracy that threatens not only his life but the lives of those around him.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, exciting, tense, rough ...
Plot: conspiracy, train, runaway train, deception, destruction, fbi, money, witness, fight, attempted murder, blood, gun ...
Time: 2010s
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, new york
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Just Mercy (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: The powerful true story of Harvard-educated lawyer Bryan Stevenson, who goes to Alabama to defend the disenfranchised and wrongly condemned — including Walter McMillian, a man sentenced to death despite evidence proving his innocence. Bryan fights ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, touching ...
Plot: false accusation of murder, courtroom, lawyer, innocence, murder, perjury, defense attorney, lie, strip search, injustice, investigation, judge ...
Time: year 1987, 80s, year 1992, year 1993, 20th century
Place: alabama
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Cut Bank (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 25 year-old Dwayne McLaren, a former athlete turned auto mechanic, dreams of getting out of tiny Cut Bank, Montana the coldest town in America. But his effort to do so sets in moton a deadly series of events that change his life and the life of the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, semi serious, tense ...
Plot: murder, small town, crimes, witnessing a crime, dishonesty, disorder, witness, nothing goes right, cons and scams, small town life, deadly, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, montana
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The Gauntlet (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Phoenix cop Ben Shockley is well on his way to becoming a derelict when he is assigned to transport a witness named Gus Mally from Vegas. Mally turns out to be a belligerent prostitute with mob ties and incriminating information regarding a ...
Style: exciting, suspense, entertaining, rough, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, chase, police corruption, bus, extradition, hitman, organized crime, on the road, corrupt official, ambush, tough cop, alcoholic ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas, usa, arizona, phoenix arizona, san francisco ...
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High Crimes (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A female attorney learns that her husband is really a marine officer awol for fifteen years and accused of murdering fifteen civilians in El Salvador. Believing her husband when he tells her that he's being framed as part of a U.S. Military ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, clever, twist ending ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: army investigation, murder, lawyer, life turned upside down, false accusation, fighting the system, family relations, military, crime, legal, frame up, marines ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, usa, los angeles, mexico, latin america
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12 Monkeys (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: The provocative story of Cole, a time traveler from a decimated future in a high-stakes race against the clock. Utilizing a dangerous and untested method of time travel, he journeys from 2043 to the present day on a mission to locate and eradicate ...
Style: mind bending, futuristic, serious, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, existence paradox, epidemic, post apocalypse, time machine, sent to the past, plague, virus, apocalypse, save the world, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
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Habit (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Manchester, the present. Michael divides his time between the job center and the pub. A chance meeting with Lee, an introduction to her Uncle Ian and a heavy night on the lash lead to a job working the door at a Northern Quarter massage parlor. ...
Style: rough, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, british horror
Plot: massage parlor, childhood trauma, violent death, witness, childhood memory, chance meeting, childhood flashback, crime boss, violence, brothel, secret, violence against women ...
Place: manchester, manchester england
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The Hate U Give (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Raised in a poverty-stricken slum, a 16-year-old girl named Starr now attends a suburban prep school. After she witnesses a police officer shoot her unarmed best friend, she's torn between her two very different worlds as she tries to speak her ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, psychological, disturbing
Plot: ghetto, private school, racism, protest, preparatory school, witness, murder, friendship, police, african american, father son relationship, party ...
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The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Netherlands, Canada, UK, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.
Style: buddy comedy, captivating, humorous, tense, buddy movie ...
Plot: bodyguard, hitman, assassin, killer, two man army, on the run, chase, car chase, mercenary, one against many, criminal, opposites attract ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, united kingdom, amsterdam, manchester, manchester england ...
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Taking Lives (2004)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Recruited to assist Montreal police in their desperate search for a serial killer who assumes the identities of his victims, FBI profiler Illeana Scott knows it's only a matter of time before the killer strikes again. Her most promising lead is ...
Style: twists and turns, twist ending, surprise ending, suspenseful, psychological thriller ...
Plot: serial killer, murder mystery, fatal attraction, murder investigation, dangerous attraction, female agent, fake identity, profiler, tough girl, police investigation, twists & turns, psychopath ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 1983 ...
Place: usa, canada, montreal, pennsylvania, montreal quebec
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Khauff (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 124 min.
Story: While returning home from the marriage of her friend, Ritu Pereira, Neha Verma, an air hostess, witnesses the brutal death of Superintendent of Police Jaidev Singh,...
Style: serious, suspense, suspenseful, touching
Plot: woman in danger, fake identity, hitman, rescue, revenge, murder, police officer killed, witness, judge, burned alive, fall in love, gunfight ...
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A Very English Scandal (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: British politician Jeremy Thorpe is accused of murdering his ex-lover and is forced to stand trial in 1979.
Style: captivating, light, tense, humorous, queer cinema
Plot: lgbt, closeted homosexual, gay, british history, ex lover, politics, blackmail, friend, witness, politician, secret life, courtroom ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 70s
Place: united kingdom, dublin ireland, california, london
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Security (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An ex-special services veteran, down on his luck and desperate for work, takes a job as a security guard at a run-down mall in a rough area of town. On his first night on the job, he opens the door to a distraught and desperate young girl who has ...
Style: serious, tense, exciting, realistic, twists and turns ...
Plot: security guard, shopping mall, gunfight, danger, machismo, hand to hand combat, unlikely partners, tough law enforcer, tough guy, deadly, brutality, warrior ...
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Ordered to Forget (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As the mass deportations of the Chechen and Ingush peoples begin in 1944, young Daud and Seda escape to the mountains. When they get back to their native village, however, they witness a horrifying war crime.
Style: compassionate, disturbing, bleak
Plot: genocide, war crime, atrocity, escape, witness, burned alive, mercilessness, deportation, world war two, village, cruelty, ethnicity ...
Time: year 1944
Place: chechnya, caucasus
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In Justice (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In Justice is an American television police procedural created by Michelle King and Robert King. The series began airing on Sunday, January 1, 2006 on ABC as a midseason replacement and assumed its regular night and time on Friday, January 6, 2006 ...
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, serious
Plot: wrongful conviction, lawyer, courtroom, witness, false accusation, evidence, attorney, murder, legal, release from prison, righting the wronged, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, san francisco, oakland california
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The Lincoln Lawyer (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A lawyer conducts business from the back of his Lincoln town car while representing a high-profile client in Beverly Hills.
Style: clever, serious, captivating, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, courtroom drama, legal investigation, court, murder, hotshot lawyer, mind game, legal, trial, crimes, arrest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, beverly hills, los angeles, california, san francisco
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The Cannibal Club (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Brazil
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Baking in the sun with a cocktail, a splash in the pool and the occasional chunk of human flesh. The stinking-rich Gilda and Octavio have a gruesome and kooky hobby. The Cannibal Club is a delightful dark-comic blow-up of the Brazilian super-rich ...
Style: rough, suspense, bleak, humorous, neo noir
Plot: serial rapist, cannibal, secret, female rapist, criminal, murder, husband wife relationship, sadism, violence, trap, employer employee relationship, witness ...
Place: northeast brazil
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The Yard (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: After a fateful domestic clash, a devoted mother finds herself in prison and fighting to survive in hopes of reuniting with her daughter.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, psychological
Plot: women's prison, women in prison, prison life, drug addict, prison, murder, drug dealing, trust, police, interrogation, prison gang, marriage ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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First Kill (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A police chief tries to solve a kidnapping that involves a bank robber holding a young boy hostage.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, danger, rescue, fight, betrayal, conspiracy, father son relationship, police corruption, murder, heist gone wrong, investigation, fear ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, ohio
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Acolytes (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three teens blackmail a serial killer into helping them get rid of a violent bully.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, scary, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, friendship, handcuffs, crimes, crime, vengeance, teenage life, deadly, youth, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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Risen (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Clavius, a powerful Roman military tribune, and his aide, Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the rumors of a risen Messiah and prevent an uprising in ...
Style: biblical, enigmatic, atmospheric, captivating, thought provoking ...
Audience: kids
Plot: christianity, apostle, jesus christ, messiah, resurrection, investigation, interrogation, betrayal, race against time, faith, desert, religious ...
Time: 1st century, 1930s, 30s
Place: jerusalem, latin america, egypt, spain, rome italy ...
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Horrible Bosses (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 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, realistic, not serious, entertaining, funny ...
Plot: dark humor, boss and employee, dentist, obnoxious boss, comedy of errors, friends, plan gone awry, boss, blackmail, cocaine, employer employee relationship, unlikely criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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Guilty (2011)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Investigates the corrupt judicial system under which Alain Mar'caux and his wife Edith were arrested on accusations of pedophilia horrific acts they never committed- and the years he spent fighting to get out of prison, clear his name and keep ...
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, touching, sincere, serious ...
Plot: false accusation, prison, injustice, broken family, imprisonment, police brutality, lawyer, judge, life turned upside down, courtroom drama, false accusation of rape, prison life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, france, flanders
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