Movies for men

List of the best movies for men selected by visitors to our site: Redemption Day, Double World, Kalashnikov AK-47, Human Capital, Standing Up, Falling Down, Debt Collectors, The Doorman, Search and Destroy, Buffaloed, Legacy of Lies
In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Redemption Day (2021)
Markimdb: 4.9
Genreaction, thriller
CountryUSA
CharactersTerrorists, Lifeguards, Military, Soldier
PlotHostage, Skirmishes
PlaceUSA
StyleExciting, Disturbing, For men

Having just returned home, decorated U.S. Marine Captain Brad Paxton's wife, Kate, is kidnapped by a terrorist group while working in Morocco. He is forced back into action for a daring and deadly operation to save the woman he loves.

Double World (2020)
Markimdb: 6.1
CharactersWarriors, Dragons
PlotDeath, Martial Arts
PlaceChina
StyleAction, Exciting, For men

Keen to bring honor to his clan, young villager Dong Yilong embarks on a perilous journey to compete in a tournament that selects warriors for battle.

Kalashnikov AK-47 (2020)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrebiography, history
CountryRussia
CharactersSoldier, Inventors, Geniuses
PlotWeapon, On real events
TimeWorld War II
StyleHeavy, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men

Tank commander Kalashnikov is severely injured in battle in 1941. The accident leaves him incapacitated and unable to return to the front line. While recovering in the hospital he begins creating the initial sketches of what will become one of the world’s most legendary weapons. A self-taught inventor, Mikhail Kalashnikov, is only 29 when he develops the now iconic assault riffle — the AK-47.

Human Capital (2020)
Markimdb: 6.2
CharactersTeens
PlotCheating, Pads
StyleHeavy, Disturbing, Makes me think, For men

The lives of two different families collide when their children begin a relationship that leads to a tragic accident.

Standing Up, Falling Down (2020)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersFriends
PlotFate
StyleSoulful, For men

An unlikely friendship kindles between a struggling stand-up comedian from L.A.—forced to move back home to Eastern Long Island with his tail between his legs—and a tragically flawed, but charming and charismatic, alcoholic dermatologist. Discovering to be kindred spirits, each helps the other find healing, in addition to the confidence to face the 'failures' in their lives.

Debt Collectors (2020)
Markimdb: 5.6
CharactersHeroes
PlotRivalry, Martial Arts
StyleFor men

A pair of debt collectors are thrust into an explosively dangerous situation, chasing down various lowlifes while also evading a vengeful kingpin.

The Doorman (2020)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
StyleHeavy, Exciting, Disturbing, For men

A former Marine turned doorman at a luxury New York City high-rise must outsmart and battle a group of art thieves and their ruthless leader — while struggling to protect her sister's family. As the thieves become increasingly desperate and violent, the doorman calls upon her deadly fighting skills to end the showdown.

Search and Destroy (2020)
Mark
CharactersHeroes
PlotRivalry
StyleExciting, Disturbing, For men

When American Ranger John Cutter fails to save a family being held hostage and loses his entire team in a battle with infamous Ukrainian Arms Dealer Igor Rodin, John is discharged from the army. Three years later he is approached by his old General to go on a private contract mission when Igor resurfaces.

Buffaloed (2020)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
PlotAdventure, Rivalry, Money, Chase, Cheating, Tennis
StyleLight, Fascinating, For men, Disturbing

Set in the underworld of debt-collecting, homegrown hustler Peg Dahl will do anything to escape Buffalo, NY.

Legacy of Lies (2020)
Markimdb: 5
Genreaction, thriller
CountryNetherlands, United Kingdom, Poland, Ukraine, USA
PlotMartial Arts, Skirmishes
StyleExciting, Disturbing, For men

An ex-MI6 agent is thrown back into the world of espionage and high stakes to uncover the shocking truth about operations conducted by unknown secret services.

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Wander (2020)
CharactersFBI
PlotInvestigation, Death, Obsession, Conspiracies
PlaceSmall cities
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Fascinating, For men, Unexpected ending, Smart

After getting hired to probe a suspicious death in the small town of Wander, a mentally unstable private investigator becomes convinced the case is linked to the same 'conspiracy cover up' that caused the death of his daughter.

Villain (2020)
CharactersFamily
PlotRivalry
PlaceSmall cities, London
StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men

After 10 years, Eddie Franks is out of prison and trying to stay on the straight and narrow, but his drug-mule brother, Sean has other ideas. Rival gangster brothers demand Sean repay his debt to them, causing Eddie to get tangled in the crossfire, and he ends up using his life savings to calling in favours with mobster friends to try and help.

Cut Throat City (2020)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
PlotSkirmishes, Robbery
PlacePrison
StyleAction, Heavy, Exciting, Disturbing, For men

Four boyhood friends return to New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward after Hurricane Katrina, to find their home decimated and prospects for work swept away. Turning to a local gangster for employment, the crew is hired to pull off a daring casino heist, right in the heart of the city.

The 2nd (2020)
Markimdb: 3.8
PlotRivalry
StyleDisturbing, For men

Secret-service agent Vic Davis is on his way to pick up his estranged son, Sean, from his college campus when he finds himself in the middle of a high-stakes terrorist operation. His son's friend Erin Walton, the daughter of Supreme Court Justice Walton is the target, and this armed faction will stop at nothing to kidnap her and use her as leverage for a pending landmark legal case.

Knuckledust (2020)
Markimdb: 5.1
PlotSkirmishes
StyleExciting, Disturbing, For men

When Police kicks open the doors of the elite underground fight club Knuckledust, they find seven levels of hell, filled with the dead bodies of countless fighters, assassins and goons. Only one man, beaten up to a pulp, is still breathing: Hard Eight.

The Swordsman (2020)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genreaction, history
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersHeroes
PlotRivalry, Martial Arts
StyleExciting, For men

Tae-yeul, a swordsman in his thirties goes out to find his only daughter after losing one of his eyes. Min Seung-ho, the Joseon dynasty's best swordsman chooses an ordinary simple life after perceiving the transient nature of power. Gurutai, the best swordsman in Qing dynasty aspires to become the best even in the Joseon dynasty.

Cagefighter: Worlds Collide (2020)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genreaction, sport
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotRivalry, Martial Arts, Fight
StyleFor men

Reiss is the greatest champion to ever fight in a LEGENDS cage. But when promoter Max Black pits him against wrestling superstar Randy Stone, Reiss finds himself in the toughest fight of his life.

Darlin' (2020)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
CharactersCannibals
PlotSupernatural, Survival
PlaceSmall cities
StyleAtmospheric, Heavy, Depressive, Disturbing, For men

Found at a Catholic hospital filthy and ferocious, feral teenager Darlin’ is whisked off to a care home run by The Bishop and his obedient nuns, where she’s to be rehabilitated into a "good girl" as an example of the miraculous work of the church. But Darlin’ holds a secret darker than the "sins" she is threatened with, and she is not traveling alone. The Woman who raised her, equally fierce and feral, is ever present in the shadows of Darlin’s psyche and is determined to come for her no matter who tries to get in her way.

Cosmoball (2020)
Markimdb: 4.2
Genrefantastic, adventure
CountryRussia
TimeFuture
StyleExciting, Fascinating, For men

Cosmoball is a mesmerizing intergalactic game of future played between humans and aliens at the giant extraterrestrial ship hovering in the sky over Earth. A young man with enormous power of an unknown nature joins the team of hot-headed superheroes in exchange for a cure for his mother’s deadly illness. The Four from Earth will fight not only to defend the honor of their home planet in the spectacular game, but to face the unprecedented threat to the Galaxy and embrace their own destiny.

Baba Yaga: Terror of the Dark Forest (2020)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genrehorror
CountryRussia
CharactersMonsters
PlotAbduction
StyleDepressive, Disturbing, For men, Creepy

The young family who moved to a new apartment on the outskirts of the city. The nanny hired by them for the newborn daughter quickly gained confidence. However, the older boy, Egor, talks about the frightening behavior of a woman, but his parents do not believe him. The surveillance cameras installed by the father for comfort only confirm everything is in order. Then one day, Egor, returning home, finds no trace of either the nanny or the little sister, and the parents are in a strange trance and do not even remember that they had a daughter. Then Egor, together with his friends, goes in search, during which it turns out that the nanny is an ancient Slavic demon, popularly known as Baba Yaga.

Avengement (2019)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.5)
Genreaction, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:35
CharactersCriminals, Killers
PlotRevenge, The escape, Prison Break, Rivalry, Death, Martial Arts
PlacePrison
StyleAction, Tense, For men, Fascinating

While on a prison furlough, a lowly criminal evades his guards and returns to his old stomping ground to take revenge on the people who turned him into a cold blooded killer.

The Good Liar (2019)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.6)
Genredrama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, Germany, USA
CharactersOld man
PlotSeduction, Money, Relationship, Cheating, Loneliness, Mystery, Computers
PlaceHotels, Berlin
StyleUnexpected ending, Fascinating, Atmospheric, For men

An aging con artist cannot believe his luck when he meets a wealthy widow and marks her as his next target. But she hides a secret of her own.

The Blackout (2019)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryRussia
CharactersFriends, Soldier, Military
PlotAdventure, Death
TimeFuture
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, For men, Tense, Disturbing

No meteorites hit Earth, no terrorists put the world in danger, no atomic war was started, but something did go wrong. Contact between most towns on Earth has been severed. A small ring-like area in Eastern Europe still has electricity, and maybe even life is being reported from the Space. What military forces find outside the Ring is shocking. There are dead corpses everywhere: in stores, in cars, on roads, in hospitals and railway stations. Who or what is destroying all life on Earth? How long will the last outpost of mankind survive?

The Room (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 6)
Genrefantastic, drama, detective
CountryFrance, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration02:03
CharactersFamily
PlotSupernatural
PlaceFrance
StyleUnexpected ending, Makes me think, For men, Heavy

Kate and Matt discover that a part of their house can grant wishes. In the wake of several miscarriages, what they want most is a child.

Abduction (2019)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrefantastic, action, thriller
CountryChina
Duration01:55
CharactersFathers, Heroes
PlotLost memory, Survival, Supernatural
TimeFuture
StyleDisturbing, For men

A man steps out of a park fountain in Ho Chi Minh City with no recollection of who he is or where he came from. As he wanders through the city, piecing together clues to his past, he is relentlessly pursued by mysterious figures.

Running with the Devil (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.4)
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, drama
CountryColombia, USA
Duration01:08
CharactersFriends
PlaceCanada, Mexico, USA
StyleExciting, For men

A leader of a drug cartel sends his two toughest henchmen to investigate why a shipment was botched.

We Die Young (2019)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.2)
Genredrama
CountryBulgaria, USA
Duration01:59
CharactersVeterans, Criminals, Dogs
PlotMotorcycles, Money
StyleMakes me think, Heavy, Depressive, Tense, For men, Disturbing

Lucas, a 14-year-old boy inducted into the gang life in Washington D.C., is determined that his 10-year-old brother won't follow the same path. When an Afghanistan war veteran comes into the neighborhood, an opportunity arises.

The Hard Way (2019)
Mark5 (imdb: 4.8)
Genreaction
CountryUSA
CharactersBrothers, Soldier
PlotDeath, Martial Arts
PlaceUSA
StyleDisturbing, For men

After learning of his brother's death during a mission in Romania, a former soldier joins two allies to hunt down a mysterious enemy and take his revenge.

The Poison Rose (2019)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 4.7)
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA, Italy
Duration02:06
CharactersDetectives, Heroes
PlotInvestigation, Chase
StyleAction, Depressive, Fascinating, For men, Tense, Disturbing

A down-on-his-luck PI is hired by his old flame to investigate a murder. But while the case at first appears routine, it slowly reveals itself to be a complex interwoven web of crimes, suspects and dead bodies.

Lucky Day (2019)
Markimdb: 5
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime
CountryFrance, Canada
PlotChase, Intrigue
StyleDisturbing, Heavy, Exciting, For men

Red, a safe cracker who has just been released from prison, is trying to hold his family together as his past catches up with him in the form of Luc, a psychopathic contract killer who's seeking revenge for the death of his brother.

Trading Paint (2019)
Mark5.2 (imdb: 4.4)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, sport
CountrySpain, Italy, United Kingdom
Duration02:12
CharactersParents, Family
PlotRacing, Cars, Rivalry
StyleExciting, For men, Fascinating

A stock car racing legend is drawn back to the dirt track when his son, an aspiring driver, joins a rival racing team.

Dragged Across Concrete (2019)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.9)
Genrethriller, drama, adventure, crime
CountryCanada, USA
Duration02:39
CharactersPolice, Partners, Thieves, Drivers, Brothers, Criminals
PlotRevenge, Skirmishes, Bank robbery, Robbery
StyleFascinating, For men, Exciting

Two policemen, one an old-timer, the other his volatile younger partner, find themselves suspended when a video of their strong-arm tactics becomes the media's cause du jour. Low on cash and with no other options, these two embittered soldiers descend into the criminal underworld to gain their just due, but instead find far more than they wanted awaiting them in the shadows.

Triple Frontier (2019)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.4)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, adventure, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
CharactersFriends
PlotMoney, Robbery, Revenge, Rivalry, Survival
PlaceJungle
StyleExciting, Action, Tense, Fascinating, For men

Struggling to make ends meet, former special ops soldiers reunite for a high-stakes heist: stealing $75 million from a South American drug lord.

The Professor and the Madman (2019)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrethriller, drama, detective, biography
CountryRepublic of Ireland
Duration02:04
CharactersGeniuses, Criminals, Scientists
PlaceEngland
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, Makes me think, For men

Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century, and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic Asylum, Dr. William Minor.

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersManiacs, Serial killers, Judge
PlotLove, Chase, On real events
PlaceUSA, Prison
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing, For men

A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy, from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.

The Beach Bum (2019)
Mark6.4 (imdb: 5.5)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration01:35
CharactersWriters, Cats, Poets, Musicians, Sharks, Geniuses, Snake, Pilots
PlotDancing, Money, Basketball
PlaceParty, Aircraft
StyleLight, For men

An irreverent comedy about the misadventures of Moondog, a rebellious stoner and lovable rogue who lives large.

A Vigilante (2019)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:44
CharactersStrong women
PlotObsession, Revenge
StyleWomens in main roles, Disturbing, Heavy, Tense, For men

A once-abused woman devotes herself to ridding victims of their domestic abusers while hunting down the one she must kill to be truly free.

The Silence (2019)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryGermany
Duration02:08
CharactersDiggers, Monsters, Family, Dogs, Dragons
PlotApocalypse, Survival, Abduction
PlaceCaves
TimePost apocalypse
StyleExciting, Tense, Disturbing, For men, Creepy

With the world under attack by deadly creatures who hunt by sound, a teen and her family seek refuge outside the city and encounter a mysterious cult.

Brightburn (2019)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrehorror, fantastic
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersChildrens, Family, Aliens, Sheriffs
PlotSuperpowers, Investigation, Pursuit, Fear, Adoption
PlaceSchool
StyleFancy, Creepy, Tense, Disturbing, For men, Unexpected ending

What if a child from another world crash-landed on Earth, but instead of becoming a hero to mankind, he proved to be something far more sinister?

Knives Out (2019)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersFamily, Writers, Detectives, Maids, Dogs, Lawyers, Old man
PlotInvestigation, Cheating, Intrigue, Chase
PlaceEstate, Mansions
StyleFascinating, Exciting, Atmospheric, For men

When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan's untimely death.

The Head Hunter (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror, fantasy
CountryUSA
Duration01:12
CharactersWarriors, Monsters, Demons
PlotRevenge, Obsession
PlaceForest
TimeMiddle Ages
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Disturbing, For men

On the outskirts of a kingdom, a quiet but fierce medieval warrior protects the realm from monsters and the occult. His gruesome collection of heads is missing only one - the monster that killed his daughter years ago. Driven by a thirst for revenge, he travels wild expanses on horseback. When his second chance arrives, it’s in a way far more horrifying than he ever imagined.

The Immortal (2019)
Markimdb: 6.2
CharactersTough guys, Poor, Criminals
PlotMoney, Robbery, Conspiracies, Fight
PlaceItaly, Ghetto
StyleHeavy, For men

Ciro's body is sinking in the dark waters of the Gulf of Naples. And as it sinks deeper and deeper, memories emerge. The sounds muffled by the water merge with the screams of fleeing people. It is 1980, the earth shakes, the palace collapses, but under the rubble you can hear the cry of a newborn baby still alive. Ten years later, we find that new-born baby as it survives as it can on the streets of Naples, nobody's son. Vivid memories of a criminal education that made him what he is: Ciro Di Marzio, the Immortal. Prequel of the "Gomorra" tv show.

Hell on the Border (2019)
Markimdb: 4.1
Genreadventure, western, biography
CountryUSA
CharactersHeroes, Friends
PlotRivalry, Skirmishes
PlaceUSA, Wild West
StyleTense, Fascinating, For men

This epic, action-packed Western tells the incredible true story of Bass Reeves, the first black marshal in the Wild West. Having escaped from slavery after the Civil War, he arrives in Arkansas seeking a job with the law. To prove himself, he must hunt down a deadly outlaw with the help of a grizzled journeyman. As he chases the criminal deeper into the Cherokee Nation, Reeves must not only dodge bullets, but severe discrimination in hopes of earning his star--and cement his place as a cowboy legend.

Killerman (2019)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA
PlotSurvival, Skirmishes, Lost memory, Chase
PlaceNew York
StyleAction, Exciting, Fascinating, For men

A New York City money launderer desperately searches for answers after waking up with no memory, millions in stolen cash and drugs, and an insane crew of dirty cops violently hunting him down.

Masquerade Hotel (2019)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountryJapan
PlotInvestigation
StyleTense, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men

Three murder cases take place in Tokyo. Numbers are left at the murder scenes, possibly hinting at where the next murder will take place. An investigation begins of the serial killer and Detective Kosuke Nitta (Takuya Kimura) works on the case. He believes the next murder will take place at Hotel Koruteshia Tokyo. To catch the killer, Kosuke Nitta goes undercover and begins working at the front desk of the hotel. Naomi Yamagishi (Masami Nagasawa) works at the front desk of Hotel Koruteshia Tokyo. She is selected to train Kosuke Nitta for his front desk job, but they can't get along. Kosuke Nitta is focused on catching the killer, but Naomi Yamagishi prioritizes the safety of the guests. As they begin to understand each others differences, they also begin to build a trust between each other. Who is the murderer? --asianwiki

Kill Chain (2019)
Markimdb: 5
Genreaction, thriller
CountryUSA
CharactersPolice
PlotIntrigue, Rivalry
PlaceHotels
StyleHeavy, Disturbing, For men

A hotel room shootout between two assassins kicks off a long night where bodies fall like dominoes, as we follow a chain of crooked cops, gangsters, hitmen, a femme Fatale and an ex-mercenary through a relay of murder, betrayal, revenge and redemption.

The Last Full Measure (2020)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, military, history
CountryUSA
CharactersHeroes, Military, Lawyers
PlotInvestigation, Cancer, Death, On real events
PlaceHospitals, Jungle
StyleAction, Soulful, Fascinating, For men

The incredible true story of Vietnam War hero William H. Pitsenbarger, a U.S. Air Force Pararescuemen medic who personally saved over sixty men. Thirty-two years later, Pentagon staffer Scott Huffman investigates a Congressional Medal of Honor request for Pitsenbarger and uncovers a high-level conspiracy behind the decades-long denial of the medal, prompting Huffman to put his own career on the line to seek justice for the fallen airman.

Come As You Are (2020)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersFriends, Losers, Disabled people, Terminally ill
PlotTravel
StyleSoulful, For men

Three young men with disabilities embark on a road trip to a brothel in Montreal catering to people with special needs to lose their virginity and embrace their independence. Inspired by a true story and remake of the Belgian film Hasta La Vista

The Night Clerk (2020)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersSpy, Hairdressers
PlotLove
PlaceHotels
StyleTense, Disturbing, For men

Hotel night clerk Bart Bromley is a highly intelligent young man on the Autism spectrum. When a woman is murdered during his shift, Bart becomes the prime suspect. As the police investigation closes in, Bart makes a personal connection with a beautiful guest named Andrea, but soon realises he must stop the real murderer before she becomes the next victim.

Eye for an Eye (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrethriller, drama
CountrySpain, France, USA
CharactersLawyers, Mafia, Family
PlacePrison
StyleAction, Fascinating, For men

Mario, an exemplary man, lives in a village on the Galician coast. In the old people’s home, where he works as a nurse, everyone appreciates him. When the best known narco in the area, Antonio Padín, recently released from prison, enters the residence, Mario tries to make Antonio feel at home. Now, Padín's two sons, Kike and Toño, are in charge of the family business. The failure of an operation will put Kike in jail and cause them to owe a large debt to a Colombian supplier. Toño will turn to the nurse to try to convince his father to assume the debt. But Mario has his own plans.

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