Bodyguard Movies

List of the best movies about bodyguards selected by visitors to our site: The Sentinel, London Boulevard, Olympus Has Fallen, Vantage Point, Close, 3Below: Tales of Arcadia, The Bouncer, Les Tuche 3, The Hitman's Bodyguard, The Shadow Effect.

In the top there are new films of 2020, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

The Sentinel (2006)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.1)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CharactersSpecial agents, Bodyguards, Losers
PlotMental disorders, Investigation, Blackmail, Pads

A secret service agent is framed as the mole in an assassination attempt on the president. He must clear his name and foil another assassination attempt while on the run from a relentless FBI agent.

London Boulevard (2010)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.2)
Genredrama, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersActors, Bodyguards, Gangsters
PlotRevenge, Death, Justice, Loneliness
StyleHeavy, Disturbing, For men

A parolee battles a gangster for the affections of a reclusive movie star.

Olympus Has Fallen (2013)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.5)
Genreaction, thriller
CharactersGuards, Terrorists, Bodyguards, Presidential, Heroes
PlotHostage, Skirmishes
StyleHeavy, Exciting, For men

When the White House (Secret Service Code: "Olympus") is captured by a terrorist mastermind and the President is kidnapped, disgraced former Presidential guard Mike Banning finds himself trapped within the building. As the national security team scrambles to respond, they are forced to rely on Banning's inside knowledge to help retake the White House, save the President and avert an even bigger disaster.

Vantage Point (2008)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.6)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CharactersTerrorists, Special agents, Bodyguards, Heroes, Presidential, Tourists
PlotInvestigation, Blackmail, Chase, Cheating
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing, For men

The attempted assassination of the American President is told and re-told from several different perspectives.

Close (2019)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 5.7)
Genreaction, thriller
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersStrong women, Bodyguards, Dogs, Fish
PlotWeapon, Skirmishes, Funeral, Chase, Cars
PlaceDeserts, Hotels
StyleUnexpected ending

A counter-terrorism expert takes a job protecting a young heiress. After an attempted kidnapping puts both of their lives in danger, they must flee.

3Below: Tales of Arcadia (2018)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 7.8)
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, comedy, family, cartoon
CharactersAliens, Teens, Bodyguards
StyleFor children, Netflix

After crash-landing on Earth, two royal teen aliens on the run struggle to blend in with humans as they evade intergalactic bounty hunters.

The Bouncer (2018)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersGuards, Fathers, Defenders, Bodyguards, Horses
PlaceNight Clubs
StyleExciting, Tense

A tough nightclub bouncer struggling to raise his 8-year-old daughter is forced to go undercover after an unfortunate event.

Les Tuche 3 (2018)
Markimdb: 4.6
CharactersFamily, Housewives, Cooks, Bodyguards, Writers
PlaceFrance, Trains

After a groundbreaking presidential election, Jeff Tuche becomes the new President of France and moves in the Elysee with his family to govern the country.

The Hitman's Bodyguard (2017)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.9)
Genreaction, thriller, comedy
CountryUSA, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Netherlands
CharactersGuards, Killers, Hired assassins, Bodyguards, Dogs, Strong women, Criminals
PlotHatred, Martial Arts, Survival, Love, Chase
PlaceEngland, Prison, Court, Sea, Aircraft
StyleAction, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

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.

The Shadow Effect (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 4.2)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, detective
CharactersDoctors, Snipers, Bodyguards, Scientists, Tough guys, Warriors
PlotDreams, Lost memory, Death, Sects, Radio, Cheating
PlaceTrains, Hotels, Yachts
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense

A young man's life is turned upside down when his violent dreams begin to blend with reality.

In Bed with Victoria (2016)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersLawyers, Dogs, Bodyguards, Psychologists, Single mothers
PlotPower, Mental disorders
PlaceFrance, Court, Trains

Victoria Spick, a criminal lawyer who is single, turns up at a wedding and meets three men there: David, the father of her daughters; Vincent, a friend of hers; and Sam, a former drug dealer who she bailed out. The next day, Vincent is accused of attempted murder by his partner.

Line Walker (2016)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genreaction, thriller
CountryChina, Hong Kong
CharactersPolice, Spy, Bodyguards
PlaceChina, Casino

The details of undercover police officers are deleted from a police database and a senior officer is left struggling to know who are the undercover officers and who are the criminals.

American Ultra (2015)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, comedy
CountryUSA, Luxembourg
CharactersBodyguards, Soldier, Hired assassins, CIA, Spy, Criminals
PlotLove, Fight, Lost memory, Undercover, Death, Martial Arts, Survival, Skirmishes, Chase, Fear
PlaceSmall cities, USA
StyleUnexpected ending

American Ultra is a fast-paced action comedy about Mike, a seemingly hapless and unmotivated stoner whose small-town life with his live-in girlfriend, Phoebe, is suddenly turned upside down. Unbeknownst to him, Mike is actually a highly trained, lethal sleeper agent. In the blink of an eye, as his secret past comes back to haunt him, Mike is thrust into the middle of a deadly government operation and is forced to summon his inner action-hero in order to survive.

Disorder (2015)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrethriller, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersSoldier, Directors, Bodyguards, Rich
PlotLove, Weapon
PlaceParty, France, Mansions, Beach

An ex-soldier with PTSD is hired to protect the wife and child of a wealthy Lebanese businessman while he's out of town.

The Condemned 2 (2015)
Mark6.4 (imdb: 4.2)
Genreaction, thriller
CharactersManiacs, Snipers, Firefighters, Bodyguards, Tough guys, Warriors, Sheriffs, Hunters
PlotSurvival, Martial Arts, Money, Death, Skirmishes, Chase, Cheating, Fear, Gambling, Pads

A former bounty hunter who finds himself on the run as part of a revamped Condemned tournament, in which convicts are forced to fight each other to the death as part of a game that's broadcast to the public.

Game of Death (2011)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genreaction, thriller, adventure
CharactersHired assassins, Bodyguards, Tough guys, Heroes, Snipers, CIA
PlotSurvival, Rivalry, Death, Martial Arts, Money
StyleExciting, Heavy, Disturbing, For men

CIA agent Marcus is sent undercover to Detroit to take out an arms dealer and the head of the hedge fund that is financing him. His CIA backup has other plans and turns on him, and it's a fight to survive in a hospital and into the hedge fund vault.

The Keeper (2009)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.1)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CharactersBodyguards, Gangsters
PlotRevenge, Rivalry, Martial Arts
PlaceDeserts, Aircraft
StyleExciting, Heavy, Disturbing, For men

Roland Sallinger is an LA cop who after nearly being killed by his greedy partner, and eventually being forced to retire for medical reasons, flees to San Antonio, Texas, after being asked to work as a bodyguard for the daughter of a wealthy businessman. The businessman had been a colleague of Sallinger years before, when they were both cops. When mobsters kidnap the businessman's daughter, he hunts them down to rescue her and protect her

The Girl from Monaco (2008)
Mark8 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersLawyers, Bodyguards, Friends
PlotLove triangle
PlacePrison, Court

A brilliant and neurotic attorney goes to Monaco to defend a famous criminal. But, instead of focusing on the case, he falls for a beautiful she-devil, who turns him into a complete wreck... Hopefully, his zealous bodyguard will step in and put everything back in order... Or will he ?

The Pacifier (2005)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 5.6)
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama, family
CountryCanada, USA
CharactersBodyguards, Family, Scientists, Teens, Special agents
PlotMartial Arts, Chase

Disgraced Navy SEAL Shane Wolfe is handed a new assignment: Protect the five Plummer kids from enemies of their recently deceased father -- a government scientist whose top-secret experiment remains hidden in the kids' house.

Guarding Tess (1994)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersBodyguards, Celebrities, FBI, Stewardesses, CIA, Drivers
PlaceHotels, Mansions, Helicopters
StyleLight, Tense

Doug is a Secret Service Agent who has just completed his stint in charge protecting Tess Carlisle—the widow of a former U.S. President, and a close personal friend of the current President. He finds that she has requested that he not be rotated but instead return to be her permanent detail. Doug is crushed, and—after returning—wants off her detail as she is very difficult to guard and makes her detail crazy with her whims and demands.