Movies about antiheroes

Movies about antiheroes
List of the best films about antiheroes according to visitors: Cruella, Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn), Venom, Inception, The Suicide Squad, Suicide Squad, El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie, Forrest Gump, The House That Jack Built, V for Vendetta.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Genre
Country
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, drama, adventure, crime, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersStrong women, Criminals
PlotRivalry
PlaceEngland, London
StyleExciting, Womens in main roles, Worth watching

In 1970s London amidst the punk rock revolution, a young grifter named Estella is determined to make a name for herself with her designs. She befriends a pair of young thieves who appreciate her appetite for mischief, and together they are able to build a life for themselves on the London streets. One day, Estella’s flair for fashion catches the eye of the Baroness von Hellman, a fashion legend who is devastatingly chic and terrifyingly haute. But their relationship sets in motion a course of events and revelations that will cause Estella to embrace her wicked side and become the raucous, fashionable and revenge-bent Cruella.

Markimdb: 6.1
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUSA
CharactersSuperhero, Strong women, Blonde girls, Criminals
PlotMartial Arts
StyleExciting, Womens in main roles

After her breakup with the Joker, Harley Quinn joins forces with singer Black Canary, assassin Huntress, and police detective Renee Montoya to help a young girl named Cassandra, who had a hit placed on her after she stole a rare diamond from crime lord Roman Sionis.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA, China
Duration03:05
CharactersSuperhero, Aliens, Killers, Rich, Tough guys
PlotAdventure, Superpowers, Experiments, Genetic experiments
PlaceHelicopters, Laboratory
TimeFuture
StyleInteresting, Unexpected ending, Exciting, Action, Fascinating

Investigative journalist Eddie Brock attempts a comeback following a scandal, but accidentally becomes the host of Venom, a violent, super powerful alien symbiote. Soon, he must rely on his newfound powers to protect the world from a shadowy organization looking for a symbiote of their own.

Markimdb: 8.8
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:28
CharactersHackers, Spy, Scammers
PlotAdventure, Puzzles, Skirmishes, Fight, Virtual Reality
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleInteresting, Popular, Exciting, Psychological problems, Action

Cobb, a skilled thief who commits corporate espionage by infiltrating the subconscious of his targets is offered a chance to regain his old life as payment for a task considered to be impossible: "inception", the implantation of another person's idea into a target's subconscious.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, comedy
CountryUSA, Canada, United Kingdom
CharactersMonsters, Special agents, Superhero
PlotSkirmishes, Superpowers, Adventure, Fight, Death

Supervillains Harley Quinn, Bloodsport, Peacemaker and a collection of nutty cons at Belle Reve prison join the super-secret, super-shady Task Force X as they are dropped off at the remote, enemy-infused island of Corto Maltese.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:23
CharactersSuperhero, Witch, Snipers, Samurai, Batman
PlotLove, War, Survival, Adventure, Martial Arts
PlacePrison, Hospitals, USA
TimeNew Year
StyleBy comics

From DC Comics comes the Suicide Squad, an antihero team of incarcerated supervillains who act as deniable assets for the United States government, undertaking high-risk black ops missions in exchange for commuted prison sentences.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:17
CharactersGangsters, Criminals
PlotSkirmishes, Fight, Loneliness, Weapon, Chase
PlaceAlaska, USA
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

In the wake of his dramatic escape from captivity, Jesse Pinkman must come to terms with his past in order to forge some kind of future.

Markimdb: 8.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, military, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:22
CharactersFriends, Losers, Soldier, Good people
PlotLove, War, Adventure, Sports, Travel
PlaceChina, USA, New York
StyleInteresting, Popular, Kind, To cry, Soulful

A man with a low IQ has accomplished great things in his life and been present during significant historic events - in each case, far exceeding what anyone imagined he could do. Yet, despite all the things he has attained, his one true love eludes him. 'Forrest Gump' is the story of a man who rose above his challenges, and who proved that determination, courage, and love are more important than ability.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, crime
CountryDenmark, France, Sweden, Germany, Belgium, Tunisia
Duration02:43
CharactersManiacs, Serial killers, Psychopath, Killers, Tigers
PlotDeath, Art, Snow, Cheating
StylePsychological problems, Tense, Fancy, Depressive, Not for everyone

Failed architect, engineer and vicious murderer Jack narrates the details of some of his most elaborately orchestrated crimes, each of them a towering piece of art that defines his life's work as a serial killer for twelve years.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany
Duration02:12
CharactersSuperhero, Heroes
PlotRevenge, Revolution, Freedom, Uprising
PlaceEngland
TimeFuture
StyleExciting, Dystopian, By comics, Fascinating, Serious

In a world in which Great Britain has become a fascist state, a masked vigilante known only as 'V' conducts guerrilla warfare against the oppressive British government. When 'V' rescues a young woman from the secret police, he finds in her an ally with whom he can continue his fight to free the people of Britain.

Markimdb: 8.4
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:25
CharactersManiacs, Clowns, The Joker, Losers, Psychopath
PlotLoneliness, Depression, Mental disorders
PlaceUSA
StylePsychological problems, DC, By comics, Atmospheric, Heavy

During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.

Markimdb: 8.2
Genrecomedy, drama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration03:00
CharactersScammers, Rich, Millionaires, Businessmen
PlotLove, On real events, Robbery, Money, Success
PlaceUSA, Wall Street, New York
StyleBeautiful, Fascinating, Smart, Black humor, For a group of friends

A New York stockbroker refuses to cooperate in a large securities fraud case involving corruption on Wall Street, corporate banking world and mob infiltration. Based on Jordan Belfort's autobiography.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA
CharactersYakuza, Criminals
PlotAbduction, Revenge, Hostage, Justice, Human trafficking
PlaceAsia
StyleExciting, Action, Serious, For men

To bring down a global human trafficking ring, an Interpol agent recruits the help of a brutal criminal with inside knowledge of the yakuza.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA, Hong Kong, China
Duration01:41
CharactersGangsters, Hired assassins, Killers, Heroes, Family
PlotSkirmishes, Revenge, Fight, Weapon, Chase
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, For men, Best soundtracks

Ex-hitman John Wick comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that took everything from him.

Markimdb: 8
Genrefantastic, action, comedy, adventure
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:59
CharactersSuperhero, Mutant, Heroes, Immortals, Friends
PlotLove, Skirmishes, Superpowers, Slavery, Supernatural
PlaceUSA, New York
StylePopular, Exciting, By comics, Black humor, For men

Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life.

Markimdb: 6
Genrethriller, comedy, crime, music
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:34
CharactersDogs, Sharks, Serial killers, Rappers, Lawyers
PlotDancing, Fight, Music, Money, Depression
PlacePrison, Aircraft, London, Hotels
StyleAction, Heavy, Tense, Black humor

In the late 1990s, a drug-addled nihilist resorts to murder to climb the ladder of the London music industry.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:48
CharactersBikers, Special agents
PlotMotorcycles, Undercover

Dan Saxon is an undercover cop who infiltrates a biker gang to nail the scum behind a drug-smuggling operation. In order to maintain the trust of the gang's leader, he must commit ever more dangerous and heinous crimes. Just how far 'beyond the law' will Saxon go?

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, crime
CountryFrance
Duration01:25
CharactersHeroes, Police
PlotRobbery, Martial Arts, Fight
PlaceGhetto, Paris, France
TimeFuture
StyleExciting, Heavy, Disturbing

Set in the ghettos of Paris in 2010, an undercover cop and ex-thug try to infiltrate a gang in order to defuse a neutron bomb.

Markimdb: 9
Genrefantastic, fantastic, action, action, thriller, drama, drama, adventure, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:32
CharactersBatman, Superhero, The Joker, Mafia, Psychopath
PlotRobbery, Bank robbery, Double life, Rivalry
StylePopular, Exciting, By comics, Atmospheric, Heavy

Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as the Joker.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, comedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:28
CharactersMonsters, Gangsters, Gangsters, Hired assassins, Doctors
PlotRacing, Adventure, Skirmishes, Revenge, Death
PlaceHospitals, Los Angeles
StyleExciting, Incredible, Black humor, For a group of friends, For men

Professional assassin Chev Chelios learns his rival has injected him with a poison that will kill him if his heart rate drops.

Markimdb: 8.8
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration02:11
CharactersLosers
PlotFight, Fights without rules, Obsession, Split personality, Loneliness
StyleInteresting, Popular, Unexpected ending, Psychological problems, Mind-altering

A ticking-time-bomb insomniac and a slippery soap salesman channel primal male aggression into a shocking new form of therapy. Their concept catches on, with underground "fight clubs" forming in every town, until an eccentric gets in the way and ignites an out-of-control spiral toward oblivion.

Markimdb: 8.1
Genrefantastic, action, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersMutant, Superhero, Immortals, Defenders, Mentors
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse, Road adventures, Travel, Martial Arts
PlaceUSA
TimeFuture, Dark ones
StyleInteresting, Unexpected ending, Exciting, By comics, Incredible

In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration01:39
CharactersHeroes, Presidential, Fish, Taxi drivers
PlotPrison Break, Hostage
PlacePrison, Islands, USA, New York
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleExciting, Heavy, Cyberpunk, Serious, For men

In 1997, the island of Manhattan has been walled off and turned into a giant maximum security prison within which the country's worst criminals are left to form their own anarchic society. However, when the President of the United States crash lands on the island, the authorities turn to a former soldier and current convict, Snake Plissken, to rescue him.

Markimdb: 4.1
Genreaction, drama, history
CountryIndia
Duration03:39
CharactersPirates
PlotAdventure, Sea battles, Rivalry
PlaceSea, Ships, India
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Patriotic, Tense

After the British company’s officer Clive takes over the kingdom of Mirza, Princess Zafira and Khudabaksh aka Azaad form a band of rebel pirates who swear to defeat the English officer and win their freedom back. The British Company in return, hire the wily thug Firangi track Azaad’s gang and thwart his plans.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, Japan
Duration01:57
CharactersSuperhero, Teens, Heroes, Friends, Losers
PlotFight, Double life
StyleMarvel, Exciting, Fancy

Dave Lizewski is an unnoticed high school student and comic book fan who one day decides to become a super-hero, even though he has no powers, training or meaningful reason to do so.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany, Sweden, Belgium, USA
Duration01:33
PlotObsession, Loneliness
PlaceScotland
StyleSmart, Explicit scenes, Gloomy, Black humor

A bigoted junkie cop suffering from bipolar disorder and drug addiction manipulates and hallucinates his way through the festive season in a bid to secure promotion and win back his wife and daughter.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, drama
CountryJapan
Duration03:00
CharactersMonsters, Special Forces, Students
PlotLove, Survival, Skirmishes, Revenge, Superpowers
PlaceSchool, College, Japan, Kitchen
StyleExciting, Serious, By manga, Disturbing

Ken Kaneki (Masataka Kubota) is a university student. He becomes injured by Rize, a human eating ghoul. Ken is saved from the ghoul when a steel frame falls on Rize. They are both sent to the hospital. Ken receives an organ transplant from Rize and becomes a half ghoul.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:59
CharactersAliens, Heroes, Friends, Hunters
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Revenge, Alien invasion, Chase
PlaceSpace, Deserts
TimeFuture
StyleExciting, Heavy, Gloomy, For men, Disturbing

Betrayed by his own kind and left for dead on a desolate planet, Riddick fights for survival against alien predators and becomes more powerful and dangerous than ever before. Soon bounty hunters from throughout the galaxy descend on Riddick only to find themselves pawns in his greater scheme for revenge. With his enemies right where he wants them, Riddick unleashes a vicious attack of vengeance before returning to his home planet of Furya to save it from destruction.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersBikers, Hippies
PlotAdventure, Travel, Motorcycles, Friendship, Freedom
StyleInspirational, Atmospheric, Psychedelic

A cross-country trip to sell drugs puts two hippie bikers on a collision course with small-town prejudices.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure, western
CountryUSA
Duration01:38
CharactersTeens, Monsters, Demons, Spiders, Military
PlotDisasters, Apocalypse, End of the world, Adventure, Skirmishes
PlaceVillage, School, Parallel worlds
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Tense

The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.





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