Movies about hired killers

List of the best hired killer movies selected by visitors to our site: Accident Man, Battle Drone, Proud Mary, Scorched Earth, xXx: Return of Xander Cage, John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum, Extracurricular Activities, Triple Threat, John Wick, Anna.

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Accident Man (2018)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersSnipers, Killers, Hired assassins, Friends, Lesbians
PlotMartial Arts, Money, Weapon, Pursuit, Skirmishes
StyleFancy, By comics, Atmospheric, Serious, Tense

Mike Fallon, the Accident Man, is a stone cold killer. When a loved one is murdered by his own crew, Fallon is forced to avenge the one person who actually meant something to him.

Battle Drone (2018)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrefantastic, action
CharactersRobots, Hired assassins

"Expendables" meets the "A-Team" in this full throttle action film, where a group of skilled mercenaries find themselves betrayed by the US government and are forced to fight their way out of an ambush by a new, and lethal team of human droids.

Proud Mary (2018)
Markimdb: 4.9
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CharactersBodyguards, Strong women, Criminals, Hired assassins, Thieves
PlotDeath, Money, Birthday, Fight
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Fascinating, Action, Tense

Mary is a hit woman working for an organized crime family in Boston, whose life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes bad.

Scorched Earth (2018)
Markimdb: 4.5
Genrefantastic, action
CountryCanada, USA
CharactersHired assassins, Horses, Criminals, Snipers, Hunters
PlotDeath, Martial Arts, Survival, Water, Hostage
TimePost apocalypse, Future
StyleAction, Exciting, Unexpected ending

A bounty hunter named Atticus Gage tracks down criminals in a post-apocalyptic Earth.

xXx: Return of Xander Cage (2017)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genreaction, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA, China, Canada
CharactersSpecial agents, Snipers, Hackers, Spy, Special Forces
PlotMartial Arts, Soccer, Motorcycles, Weapon, Chase
PlaceJungle, Aircraft, Party, Islands
StyleUnexpected ending, Dynamic

Extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage comes out of self-imposed exile, thought to be long dead, and is set on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable weapon known as Pandora's Box. Recruiting an all-new group of thrill-seeking cohorts, Xander finds himself enmeshed in a deadly conspiracy that points to collusion at the highest levels of world governments.

John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum (2019)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CharactersKillers, Hired assassins, Tough guys, Warriors, Ninja
PlotSects, Revenge, Martial Arts, Chase, Karate
StyleAction, Exciting, Tense

Super-assassin John Wick returns with a $14 million price tag on his head and an army of bounty-hunting killers on his trail. After killing a member of the shadowy international assassin’s guild, the High Table, John Wick is excommunicado, but the world’s most ruthless hit men and women await his every turn.

Extracurricular Activities (2019)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrethriller, comedy, detective
CharactersDogs, Teens, Teachers, Students, Journalists
PlotBasketball, Death, Mystery, Pursuit, Card games
PlaceSchool, Party, Cemetery

The outrageous life of Reagan Collins, a model high school student with a "killer" after-school job that involves arranging “accidents” for his classmates' parents. When seasoned police detective Cliff Dawkins starts putting the pieces together, it's a battle of wits to see if Reagan can keep business booming.

Triple Threat (2019)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryThailand, China, USA
CharactersSpy, Police, Hired assassins, Terrorists, Gangsters
PlotMartial Arts, Chase, Weapon, Survival, Karate
PlaceChina, Jungle, Village
StyleTense, Unexpected ending

A crime syndicate places a hit on a billionaire's daughter, making her the target of an elite assassin squad. A small band of down-and-out mercenaries protects her, fighting tooth and nail to stop the assassins from reaching their target.

John Wick (2014)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CharactersGangsters, Killers, Family, Bodyguards, Friends
PlotFight, Revenge, Sects, Weapon, Chase
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleWorth watching, Exciting, For men, Heavy, Best soundtracks

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

Anna (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, thriller
CountryFrance, USA
CharactersSpy, CIA, Models, Strong women, Hired assassins
PlotSnow, KGB, Undercover, Undercover
TimeCold War, Dark ones
StyleUnexpected ending, Fascinating, Disturbing, Tense, Serious

Beneath Anna Poliatova's striking beauty lies a secret that will unleash her indelible strength and skill to become one of the world's most feared government assassins.

Dead in a Week (Or Your Money Back) (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, comedy
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersWriters, Hired assassins

William has failed to kill himself so many times that he outsources his suicide to aging assassin Leslie. But with the contract signed and death assured within a week (or his money back), William suddenly discovers reasons to live... However Leslie is under pressure from his boss to make sure the contract is completed.

Hitman (2007)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryFrance, USA
CharactersSnipers, Killers, CIA, Hired assassins, Tough guys
PlotWeapon, Funeral, Pads, Rivalry
StyleExciting, Disturbing, Serious

The best-selling videogame, Hitman, roars to life with both barrels blazing in this hardcore action-thriller starring Timothy Olyphant. A genetically engineered assassin with deadly aim, known only as "Agent 47" eliminates strategic targets for a top-secret organization. But when he's double-crossed, the hunter becomes the prey as 47 finds himself in a life-or-death game of international intrigue.

Message Man (2018)
Markimdb: 6
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryIndonesia, Australia, United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates
CharactersCriminals, Hired assassins, Gangsters, Tough guys, Spy
PlotInvestigation, Chase, Skirmishes
StyleExciting, Disturbing, Serious, Tense, Fascinating

A retired assassins past catches up with him and his brutality surfaces as he goes on a final killing spree to make things right.

Asher (2018)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CharactersKillers, Hired assassins, Heroes, Old men, Old man
PlotWeapon, Ballet
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Tense

Asher is a former Mossad agent turned gun for hire, living an austere life in an ever-changing Brooklyn. Approaching the end of his career, he breaks the oath he took as a young man when he meets Sophie on a hit gone wrong. In order to have love in his life before it's too late, he must kill the man he was, for a chance at becoming the man he wants to be.

I'll Take Your Dead (2018)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, crime
CharactersParents, Family, Farmers, Criminals, Hired assassins
PlotGhosts, Supernatural, Survival, Loneliness, Pursuit
StyleDisturbing, Serious, Heavy, Depressive

William has a simple job: he makes dead bodies disappear. His daughter Gloria has become used to rough-looking men dropping off corpses, and is even convinced that some of them are haunting their house.

Lucky Number Slevin (2006)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryGermany, USA
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Scammers, Hired assassins
PlotFight, Investigation, Chase
PlaceNew York, Hotels, USA

Slevin is mistakenly put in the middle of a personal war between the city’s biggest criminal bosses. Under constant watch, Slevin must try not to get killed by an infamous assassin and come up with an idea of how to get out of his current dilemma. A film with many twists and turns.

Leon: The Professional (1994)
Markimdb: 8.6
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CharactersMafia, Snipers, Killers, Police, Friends
PlotAdventure, Love, Loneliness, Fidelity, Friendship
PlaceSchool, New York, USA
StyleHeavy, Disturbing, Serious

Leon, the top hit man in New York, has earned a rep as an effective "cleaner". But when his next-door neighbors are wiped out by a loose-cannon DEA agent, he becomes the unwilling custodian of 12-year-old Mathilda. Before long, Mathilda's thoughts turn to revenge, and she considers following in Leon's footsteps.

Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead (1995)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, crime
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Police, Friends, Disabled people
PlotLove, Revenge, Funeral, Skirmishes, Friendship
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Fancy, Serious, Black humor

Five different criminals face imminent death after botching a job quite badly.

The Mechanic (2011)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CharactersTeachers, Hired assassins
PlotFight, Death, Skirmishes

Arthur Bishop is a 'mechanic' - an elite assassin with a strict code and unique talent for cleanly eliminating targets. It's a job that requires professional perfection and total detachment, and Bishop is the best in the business. But when he is ordered to take out his mentor and close friend Harry, Bishop is anything but detached.

Diary of a Hitman (1991)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genredrama, crime
CharactersKillers, Hired assassins

Hitman Dekker is on his last job, out to kill the wife (Jain) of his client, but he starts to waiver. The longer he takes to do the job the more difficult it becomes.