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 suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, entertaining and clever films and TV shows about / with witness, murder, suspense, police, brutality, violence, police officer, revenge, corruption and betrayal plots mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
witness movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as witness: Eyewitness (2016), Body Double (1984), See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989), Just Mercy (2019), The Commuter (2018), Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum (2017), High Crimes (2002), Witless (2016), Standoff (2016), Eraser (1996).

List of witness movies

Eyewitness (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Two teenage boys secretly meet up in a cabin, bear witness to a shooting and barely escape with their lives. Desperate to keep their relationship a secret and in fear of being found by the perpetrator, they remain silent but soon learn that what has ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, small town, witnessing a crime, couple relations, murder, investigation, forest, murder witness, suspense, character change, witness, relationship problems ...
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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, sexy, erotic, atmospheric, enigmatic ...
Audience: adult
Plot: voyeurism, obsession, twists and turns, suspense, exhibitionist, sex, erotica, peeping tom, sexual intercourse, serial killer, stalking, bdsm ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: los angeles, usa
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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: funny, humorous, light, not serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: deaf, disability, murder, chase, farce, friendship, blindness, blind man, witness, mute or deaf, deafness, odd couple ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, manhattan new york city
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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, touching, inspirational ...
Plot: lawyer, false accusation of murder, courtroom, defense attorney, prison, murder, perjury, african american, innocence, convict, lie, racism ...
Time: year 1987, 80s, year 1993, year 1992, 20th century
Place: alabama
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The Commuter (2018)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, China, Canada
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: exciting, tense, surprise ending, clever, atmospheric ...
Plot: train, suspense, conspiracy, deception, fight, police, train station, attempted murder, witness, destruction, train crash, money ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: new york, grand central station manhattan new york city
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Thondimuthalum Driksakshiyum (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Prasad and Sreeja are a couple planning to set up a new life in Kasargod. On a bus journey they end up being robbed by a thief also named Prasad and this lands them up in a police station.
Style: captivating
Plot: witness, evidence, married couple, thief, family problems, family relations, male female relationship, criminal, marital problem, marriage, police, police station ...
Place: india
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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: clever, twist ending, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, adult
Plot: lawyer, twists and turns, army investigation, murder, military, court, fbi, false accusation, suspense, marines, life turned upside down, fighting the system ...
Time: year 1988, 21st century
Place: san francisco, latin america, usa, los angeles, mexico
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Witless (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Leanne and Rhona are two ordinary flatmates whose lives are thrown into disarray after witnessing a gangland shooting. They find themselves whisked into witness protection, given new identities and left to fend for themselves in a grubby flat ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, entertaining
Plot: witness, hitman, murder, new life, lifestyle, witness protection, british humour, danger, flat, shooting
Time: 2010s
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Standoff (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
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: tense, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: suspense, murder, witness, rescue, home invasion, moral dilemma, little girl, escape, deception, brutality, tragic past, gunfight ...
Time: year 2015, 21st century
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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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, teens
Plot: betrayal, conspiracy, rogue agent, gunfight, suspense, treason, witness protection program, corporate crime, witness, police investigation, deception, justice ...
Time: 20th century, future, 90s, 80s, year 1996
Place: new york, maryland, usa, san francisco, baltimore ...
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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: tense, suspenseful, captivating, neo noir, slasher ...
Plot: police corruption, suspense, hotel, murder investigation, murder, witness, riot, police detective, member of parliament, intrigue, twists and turns, revolution ...
Time: year 2011, 2010s
Place: egypt, cairo egypt, africa
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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, atmospheric, realistic, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, manly
Plot: car chase, chase, criminal, car, gambling, witness, on the run, one last job, police detective, heist, dishonesty, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Halla Bol (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Ashfaque (Ajay Devgan) is a small town boy aspiring to be a film star in the Hindi film industry. He joins a street theatre group run by a reformed dacoit Sidhu (Pankaj Kapur) who uses street theatre as a medium to bring about an awakening in the ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: murder, mentor, politician, witness, actor's life, dishonesty, infidelity, corrupt politician, political corruption, security, husband wife relationship, suspense ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india, asia
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Domestic Disturbance (2001)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A divorced father discovers that his 12-year-old son's new stepfather is not what he made himself out to be.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, depressing, bad ending ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: murder, child in peril, suspense, divorce, amateur detective, investigation, disbelieving adult, witness, family relations, parents and children, couples, family problems ...
Place: maryland, san francisco
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, small town, twists and turns, witness, disorder, dishonesty, witnessing a crime, nothing goes right, cons and scams, small town life, suspense, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century
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: road movie, exciting, entertaining, sexy, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, motorcycle, biker, police corruption, organized crime, bus, motorcycle chase, hitman, police officer, tough cop, corrupt official, on the road ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, san francisco, usa, phoenix arizona, arizona ...
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Bird on a Wire (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A FBI informant has kept his new identity secret for 15 years, now an old flame has recognised him and the bad guys are back for revenge.
Style: humorous, exciting, road movie, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, date night
Plot: chase, false identity, suspense, corruption, car chase, justice, on the run, motorcycle, betrayal, fbi, violence, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: usa, new york, atlantic city new jersey, detroit, wisconsin ...
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Green Room (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young punk rock band find themselves trapped in a secluded venue after stumbling upon a horrific act of violence.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, disturbing, suspenseful, dark ...
Plot: skinhead, suspense, murder, survival, violence, brutality, friendship, punk, punk band, escape, revenge, trapped ...
Time: 2010s
Place: oregon, portland oregon
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Witness (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A sheltered Amish child is the sole witness of a brutal murder in a restroom at a Philadelphia train station, and he must be protected. The assignment falls to a taciturn detective who goes undercover in a Pennsylvania Dutch community. On the farm, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, sexy, captivating, intense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: police corruption, amish, witnessing a crime, police, twists and turns, forbidden love, corruption, fish out of water, murder, female nudity, police detective, bully ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, philadelphia, usa
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Venus Beauty (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Madam Nadine manages with pride the "Vénus Beauté" Salon which offers relaxation, massage and make-up services. The owner and her three beauticians: Samantha, Marianne and Angèle are pros. Contrary to her friend Marianne, who still ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: beautician, eavesdropping, travel agent, coworker relationship, new year's eve, older woman younger man relationship, loneliness, aunt niece relationship, adultery, love triangle, female nudity, extramarital affair ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
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Someone to Watch Over Me (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In Queens, Mike Keegan is celebrating with his wife Ellie, his son Tommy and friends his recent promotion to detective in a precinct in Manhattan. Meanwhile, in a fancy club, the socialite Claire Gregory witnesses the murder of the owner of the ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, stylized, sexy, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: murder, adultery, love triangle, infidelity, hostage, witness protection, bodyguard, extramarital affair, husband wife relationship, psychopath, death threat, home invasion ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, san francisco
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The Devil's Advocate (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A hotshot lawyer gets more than he bargained for when he learns his new boss is Lucifer himself.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, twist ending, surprise ending, clever ...
Audience: teens, adult
Plot: lawyer, devil, supernatural, deal with the devil, law firm, demon, greed, courtroom, satan, ambition, hotshot lawyer, temptation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, florida, southern usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city ...
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Dick (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Comedy about two high school girls who wander off during a class trip to the White House and meet President Richard Nixon. They become the official dog walkers for Nixon's dog Checkers, and become his secret advisors during the Watergate ...
Style: humorous, political, light, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: friendship, high school, teenage girl, politics, marijuana, farce, cheerleading, secrets, coming of age, stupidity, workplace, goofy hero ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., usa
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Cop and a Half (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a pint-sized 8-year-old kid witnesses a murder he offers to help the police, if they make him a cop, too. Saddled with this streetwise sidekick, a hardboiled cop is forced to take his new partner seriously as they race the clock to bring the ...
Style: humorous, satirical, semi serious, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: children, murder, police investigation, undercover, partners against crime, witnessing a crime, friendship, odd couple, fighting crime, boy, bully, witness ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, florida
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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: psychological, rough, suspenseful, scary, dark ...
Plot: childhood trauma, violence against women, violent death, massage parlor, witness, secret, brothel, crime boss, violence, murder, chance meeting, childhood memory ...
Place: manchester
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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, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: adult
Plot: time travel, survival, time machine, epidemic, changing the past or future, post apocalypse, existence paradox, virus, save the world, sent to the past, plague, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: usa
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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: sad, captivating, disturbing, psychological, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: racism, ghetto, african american, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, private school, loss of friend, coming of age, teenager, witness, women, friendship ...
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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, funny ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: chase, on the run, killer, hitman, bodyguard, two man army, tough guy, criminal, assassin, one against many, protection, car chase ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: england, amsterdam, united kingdom, manchester, london ...
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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: twist ending, surprise ending, suspenseful, scary, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, twists and turns, murder investigation, dangerous attraction, strong female lead, fatal attraction, murder mystery, tough girl, suspense, psychopath, police investigation, female agent ...
Time: 2000s, 80s, year 2004, year 1983, 21st century
Place: usa, canada, montreal, pennsylvania
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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, psychological, twist ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, court, twists and turns, murder, legal, courtroom drama, legal investigation, hotshot lawyer, arrest, suspense, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, beverly hills, san francisco
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