Whatever the reasons may be for an assassin's cold-blooded killing, fans sure have been buying it. Movies that depict these killers have been prominent for a long time and have almost created a movie sub-genre of their own. But of course, the assassins you know from these films aren't just killing for the sake of bloodshed in the most shallow sense. A lot of their actions are often driven by revenge, need, or whatever complex emotion they may be feeling and this is what makes assassin movies more exciting and watchable for thrill-seekers. If you're one of those who are fascinated by all the shootouts and slashing in flicks like these, dive into our list and discover the best assassin movies which you might not have seen yet.
In what is one of the best revenge stories you will see in movie history, Uma Thurman a.k.a. The Bride, embarks on a long journey to kill her former assassin colleagues. This movie, together with its second installment, shows what a true vengeance-themed film needs to look like. And Quentin Tarantino made Uma Thurman look like a true assassin in this flick, all thanks to some signature slasher moves.
Saoirse Ronan might just be the prettiest assassin you'll see in the entirety of the cinema. In Hanna, she portrays how the life of a genetically-modified young girl is changed after finding out about her true identity. We assure you, you'll never look at assassins the same way again after watching this action-thriller flick.
We've got another Tarantino film on the list in the form of Pulp Fiction. And we think that the director has mastered the art of creating revenge-themed hitman movies just like this one. Follow the lives of two mob hitmen, a boxer, a gangster's wife, and two diner bandits, who may all end up assassinating one another.
This gritty hitman-themed film has earned Javier Bardem (who plays the money-driven Anton Chigurh) an Academy Award and you'll find out why once you've watched the film. No Country For Old Men presents a rare theme in assassin movies, utilizing a more moral and cerebral approach in going around its story.
To be honest, Matt Damon can't be real assassin with his unassuming looks, right? But this movie creates the perfect plot build-ups and scenes to make all clueless viewers aware of the movie's premise. Watch this film to follow the story of Jason Bourne as he struggles to find his true identity amidst CIA conspiracies and numerous shootouts.
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