Movies about betrayal

Movies about betrayal
List of the best betrayal movies selected by visitors to our site: Animal World, Escape Plan, The Diary of a Teenage Girl, Sparta, Maleficent, Rodin, Hostages, Inside or Outside, Fast Five, Setup.

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

Animal World (2018)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, drama
CountryChina
Duration01:26
CharactersSuperhero, Geniuses, Monsters, Losers, Mathematicians
PlotPuzzles, Abduction, Survival, Money, Betrayal
PlaceShips
StyleUnexpected ending, Beautiful, Heavy, Fancy, Makes me think

Drifting aimlessly through life, Kaisi (Li Yi Feng) has racked up debts of several million having borrowed money from his friends. Lured with the promise of writing it all off, Kaisi leaves his ailing mother and childhood sweetheart Qing (Zhou Dongyu) to board the ship Destiny and attend a gambling party controlled by the mysterious Anderson (Michael Douglas). All players join the game with stars. For each game they lose, their opponent captures a star. Everyone is holding daggers behind their backs plotting dirty means by which to overcome their opponents. The game quickly deteriorates into a slaughter and Kaisi must battle save his own skin…

Escape Plan (2013)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, crime, detective
CountryChina, USA
Duration01:55
CharactersPartners, Prisoner
PlotSurvival, Prison Break, The escape, Betrayal, Conspiracies
PlacePrison, Ships, USA
StyleExciting, Twisted plot, Serious, For men, Disturbing

Ray Breslin is the world's foremost authority on structural security. After analyzing every high security prison and learning a vast array of survival skills so he can design escape-proof prisons, his skills are put to the test. He's framed and incarcerated in a master prison he designed himself. He needs to escape and find the person who put him behind bars.

The Diary of a Teenage Girl (2015)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersTeens
PlotBetrayal, Intrigue
PlaceUSA
StyleTouching, Serious

Minnie Goetze is a 15-year-old aspiring comic-book artist, coming of age in the haze of the 1970s in San Francisco. Insatiably curious about the world around her, Minnie is a pretty typical teenage girl. Oh, except that she’s sleeping with her mother’s boyfriend.

Sparta (2016)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genreaction, drama
CountryRussia
Duration02:06
CharactersFriends
PlotSports, Betrayal
PlacePrison

Sparta is a new kind of martial arts and also the only way for Nikolay to return to sport.

Maleficent (2014)
Markimdb: 7
Genrefantasy, adventure, family
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Canada
Duration01:37
CharactersWitch, Kings, Dragons, Wizards
PlotMagic, Wedding, Betrayal, Curses, Rivalry
PlaceForest
StyleDisney, Exciting, Fascinating, Serious

The untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the 1959 classic 'Sleeping Beauty'. A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading army threatens the harmony of the land. Maleficent rises to be the land's fiercest protector, but she ultimately suffers a ruthless betrayal – an act that begins to turn her heart into stone. Bent on revenge, Maleficent faces an epic battle with the invading King's successor and, as a result, places a curse upon his newborn infant Aurora. As the child grows, Maleficent realizes that Aurora holds the key to peace in the kingdom - and to Maleficent's true happiness as well.

Rodin (2017)
Markimdb: 4.9
Genremelodrama, drama, biography
CountryFrance, Belgium
Duration02:26
CharactersHorses, Artists, Models, Photographers, Artists
PlotLove, On real events, Dancing, Passion, Obsession
PlaceJapan, France
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Touching

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), man of the people, autodidact and revolutionary sculptor - the most brilliant of his era. At 42, Rodin meets Camille Claudel, a young woman desperate to become his assistant. He quickly acknowledges her as his most able pupil, and treats her as an equal in matters of creation.

Hostages (2013)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
PlotHostage, Betrayal
PlaceIsrael
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Serious, Disturbing

A high-octane suspense drama that centers on Dr. Ellen Sanders, a premier surgeon thrust into a chilling political conspiracy when she and her family are held captive in their home by rogue FBI Agent Duncan Carlisle, a desperate man doing the wrong thing for the right reasons, who orders Dr. Sanders to assassinate the President when she operates on him.

Inside or Outside (2016)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrethriller, crime
CountryChina
CharactersPolice, Family, Businessmen, Detectives
PlotRevenge, Investigation, Betrayal

Everyone has secrets they keep hidden, even from their loved ones. When Ouquan's wife gives birth to a child, Ouquan is certain the child is not his and suspects his wife of an affair. He discovers the other man is an unjustly imprisoned criminal, who is on the prowl for revenge and will stop at nothing to re-gain what he's lost.

Fast Five (2011)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA, Germany
Duration02:10
CharactersThieves, Heroes, Police, Family, Special agents
PlotRobbery, Racing, Revenge, Cars, The escape
StyleExciting, Heavy, For a group of friends

Former cop Brian O'Conner partners with ex-con Dom Toretto on the opposite side of the law. Since Brian and Mia Toretto broke Dom out of custody, they've blown across many borders to elude authorities. Now backed into a corner in Rio de Janeiro, they must pull one last job in order to gain their freedom.

Setup (2011)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genreaction, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:21
CharactersGangsters, Friends, Criminals, Partners, Detectives
PlotLove, Survival, Robbery, Revenge, Betrayal
PlaceUSA
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, For men, Disturbing

A group of friends plan out a detailed heist that turns deadly when one betrays the other by taking off with the goods. Taking matters into his own hands, Sonny seeks out his revenge teaming up with the most dangerous mob boss in town to get back what is rightfully his. When he finally comes face to face with his longtime friend he will be forced to make a life changing choice.

Ophelia (2018)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersKings, Friends, Mothers, Nephews
PlotLove, Revenge, Passion, Relationship, Betrayal
PlaceNature, Castle
TimeMiddle Ages
StyleExciting, Inspirational

Ophelia comes of age as lady-in-waiting for Queen Gertrude, and her singular spirit captures Hamlet's affections. As lust and betrayal threaten the kingdom, Ophelia finds herself trapped between true love and controlling her own destiny.

Relentless (2018)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountrySouth Korea
Duration02:01
CharactersGangsters, Friends, Criminals, Tough guys, Fish
PlotFight, Weapon, Baseball, Betrayal, Chase
PlacePrison, Ships, Beach, Hospitals, Korea
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense, For men

An American mother searches for her daughter who was kidnapped by human traffickers in Central America.

National Theatre Live: Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (2017)
Markimdb: 8
Genrecomedy
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:57
CharactersKings, Friends, Mothers
PlotLove, Relationship, Death, Political, Betrayal

Against the backdrop of Hamlet, two hapless minor characters, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, take centre stage. As the young double act stumble their way in and out of the action of Shakespeare’s iconic drama, they become increasingly out of their depth as their version of the story unfolds.

Remember (2015)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrethriller, drama
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersLawyers, Fathers
PlotRevenge, Betrayal, Justice, Lost memory
PlaceCourt, Korea

Diagnosed with hyperthymesia, Seo Jin Woo possesses an uncanny memory, which he uses to his advantage as a lawyer defending his wrongfully convicted father. But when Jin Woo is afflicted with Alzheimer’s, his only link to his father’s innocence begins to fray. With a mind that’s both his greatest asset and greatest liability, can justice prevail?

Broken (2012)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:27
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Pupils
PlotFriendship, First love, Mental disorders, Betrayal, Cheating
PlaceSchool, England, London
StylePsychological problems, By books, Gloomy, Touching, Serious

Three suburban English families' lives intertwine with tragic consequences.

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Markimdb: 8.4
Genrefantastic, action, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:45
CharactersSuperhero, Batman, Terrorists, Heroes, Police
PlotLove, Survival, Revenge, Fight, Political
PlacePrison, Mansions, USA
StyleExciting, DC, Tense, Gloomy, Depressive

Following the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman assumes responsibility for Dent's crimes to protect the late attorney's reputation and is subsequently hunted by the Gotham City Police Department. Eight years later, Batman encounters the mysterious Selina Kyle and the villainous Bane, a new terrorist leader who overwhelms Gotham's finest. The Dark Knight resurfaces to protect a city that has branded him an enemy.

Mad Dogs (2015)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:02
CharactersFriends
PlotTime travel, Friendship, Betrayal, Conspiracies
StyleExciting, Action, Light, Fascinating, Black humor

When a group of underachieving 40-something friends gather in Belize to celebrate the early retirement of an old friend, a series of wild, comedic events unfold, exposing dark secrets and a web of lies, deception and murder.

Death Do Us Part (2014)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryCanada
Duration01:29
CharactersManiacs, Monsters, Killers, Friends, Brides
PlotWedding, Investigation, Betrayal, Intrigue, Fear
PlaceForest, Lake

Kennedy Jamieson, a wealthy socialite, has waited her whole life to have the perfect wedding. Engaged to the charming Ryan Harris, the young couple is just a week away from the big day but hasn't had a chance to celebrate their respective bachelor/bachelorette parties. Ryan's best man Chet books a remote cabin in the woods to throw them a 'Jack and Jill' stag that they'll never forget. Out in the middle of nowhere, things take a horrifying turn as members of the group are brutally picked off one by one. What started out as a celebration quickly descends into a bloody nightmare. Friendships are ripped apart and accusations fly in this blood filled psychological horror with a whodunit twist.

Masquerade (2012)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genredrama, history
CountrySouth Korea
Duration02:11
CharactersKings, Doubles
PlotBetrayal
PlaceAsia, Korea
StyleBy books, Fascinating, Serious, Disturbing

During the confusing and conspiratorial Joseon Dynasty King Gwang-hae orders his councilor, HEO Kyun, to find him a double in order to avoid the constant threat of assassination. HEO Kyun finds Ha-sun, a jester who looks remarkably like the king, and just as feared, Gwang-hae is poisoned. HEO Kyun proposes Ha-sun fill the role as the king until Gwang-hae recovers fully and grooms Ha-sun to look and act every bit the king. While assuming the role of the king at his first official appearance, Ha-sun begins to ponder the intricacies of the problems debated in his court. Being fundamentally more humanitarian than Gwang-hae, Ha-sun’s affection and appreciation of even the most minor servants slowly changes morale in the castle for the better. However, his chief opposition, PARK, notices the sudden shift in the king’s behavior and starts to ask questions.

From Ufa with Love (2017)
Mark
Genrecomedy
CountryRussia
Duration01:41
CharactersFamily, Friends, Brides
PlotLove, Adventure, Friendship, Betrayal, Happiness
PlaceVillage, Russia, Party
StyleSmart

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