10 Assassin Movies Recommended

1. The Accountant (2016)

R | 2h 8min | Action, Crime, Drama | 14 October 2016 (USA)
Director: Gavin O'Connor

As a math savant uncooks the books for a new client, the Treasury Department closes in on his activities, and the body count starts to rise.

2. Sicario (2015)

R | 2h 1min | Action, Crime, Drama | 2 October 2015 (USA)
Director: Denis Villeneuve

An idealistic FBI agent is enlisted by a government task force to aid in the escalating war against drugs at the border area between the U.S. and Mexico.

3. John Wick (2014)

R | 1h 41min | Action, Crime, Thriller | 24 October 2014 (USA)
Directors: Chad Stahelski, David Leitch (uncredited)

An ex-hit-man comes out of retirement to track down the gangsters that killed his dog and took everything from him.

4. Law Abiding Citizen (2009)

R | 1h 49min | Action, Crime, Drama | 16 October 2009 (USA)
Director: F. Gary Gray

A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family's killers free.

5. Mechanic: Resurrection (2016)

R | 1h 38min | Action, Adventure, Crime | 21 October 2016 (China)
Director: Dennis Gansel

Bishop's most formidable foe kidnaps the love of his life in order to make him complete three impossible assassinations and make them look like accidents.

6. Collateral (2004)

R | 2h | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 6 August 2004 (USA)
Director: Michael Mann

‎A cab driver finds himself the hostage of an engaging contract killer as he makes his rounds from hit to hit during one night in Los Angeles.

7. Hitman (2007)

R | 1h 40min | Action, Crime, Thriller | 21 November 2007 (USA)
Director: Xavier Gens

A gun-for-hire known only as Agent 47 hired by a group known only as 'The Organization' is ensnared in a political conspiracy, which finds him pursued by both Interpol and the Russian military as he treks across Russia and Eastern Europe.

8. Wanted (2008)

R | 1h 50min | Action, Crime, Thriller | 9 October 2008 (China)
Director: Timur Bekmambetov

A frustrated office worker discovers that he is the son of a professional assassin, and that he shares his father's superhuman killing abilities.

9. No Country for Old Men (2007)

R | 2h 2min | Crime, Drama, Thriller | 21 November 2007 (USA)
Directors: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Violence and mayhem ensue after a hunter stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and more than two million dollars in cash near the Rio Grande.

10. Léon: The Professional (1994) Léon (original title)

R | 1h 50min | Action, Crime, Drama | 18 November 1994 (USA)
Director: Luc Besson

Mathilda, a 12-year-old girl, is reluctantly taken in by Léon, a professional assassin, after her family is murdered. An unusual relationship forms as she becomes his protégée and learns the assassin's trade.