Movies like The Highwaymen 2019

In 1934, Frank Hamer and Manny Gault, two former Texas Rangers, are commissioned to put an end to the wave of vicious crimes perpetrated by Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, a notorious duo of infamous robbers and cold-blooded killers who nevertheless are worshiped by the public.

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1 Between Two Ferns: The Movie 2019

Galifianakis dreamed of becoming a star. But when Will Ferrell discovered his public access TV show, 'Between Two Ferns' and uploaded it to Funny or Die, Zach became a viral laughing stock. Now Zach and his crew are taking a road trip to complete a series of high-profile celebrity interviews and restore his reputation.

Genre:

Comedy

Director:

Scott Aukerman

Writers:

Scott Aukerman (screenplay by), Zach Galifianakis (story by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.1

2 Mowgli: Legend Of The Jungle 2018

A human child raised by wolves, must face off against a menacing tiger named Shere Khan, as well as his own origins.

Genres:

Adventure, Drama

Director:

Andy Serkis

Writers:

Callie Kloves (screenplay by), Rudyard Kipling (based on the stories of)

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.5

3 Glass 2019

In a series of escalating encounters, former security guard David Dunn uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb, a disturbed man who has twenty-four personalities. Meanwhile, the shadowy presence of Elijah Price emerges as an orchestrator who holds secrets critical to both men.

Genres:

Thriller, Drama, Science Fiction

Director:

M. Night Shyamalan

Country:

United States of America
6.7

4 Murder Mystery 2019

After attending a gathering on a billionaire's yacht during a European vacation, a New York cop and his wife become prime suspects when he's murdered.

Genres:

Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Action

Director:

Kyle Newacheck

Writer:

James Vanderbilt (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
6

5 Vice 2018

George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney's impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House Minority Whip and defense secretary. When Bush wins by a narrow margin, Cheney begins to use his newfound power to help reshape the country and the world.

Genres:

Drama, History, Comedy

Director:

Adam McKay

Writer:

Adam McKay

Country:

United States of America
7.2

6 Yesterday 2019

Jack Malik is a struggling singer-songwriter in an English seaside town whose dreams of fame are rapidly fading, despite the fierce devotion and support of his childhood best friend, Ellie. After a freak bus accident during a mysterious global blackout, Jack wakes up to discover that he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance, Fantasy, Music

Director:

Danny Boyle

Writers:

Richard Curtis (screenplay by), Jack Barth (story by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United Kingdom
6.8

7 The Ballad Of Buster Scruggs 2018

Vignettes weaving together the stories of six individuals in the old West at the end of the Civil War. Following the tales of a sharp-shooting songster, a wannabe bank robber, two weary traveling performers, a lone gold prospector, a woman traveling the West to an uncertain future, and a motley crew of strangers undertaking a carriage ride.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Western

Directors:

Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

Country:

United States of America
7.3

8 Bad Times At The El Royale 2018

Lake Tahoe, 1969. Seven strangers, each one with a secret to bury, meet at El Royale, a decadent motel with a dark past. In the course of a fateful night, everyone will have one last shot at redemption.

Genre:

Thriller

Director:

Drew Goddard

Writer:

Drew Goddard

Country:

United States of America
7.1

9 The Mule 2018

Earl Stone, a man in his eighties, is broke, alone, and facing foreclosure of his business when he is offered a job that simply requires him to drive. Easy enough, but, unbeknownst to Earl, he's just signed on as a drug courier for a Mexican cartel. He does so well that his cargo increases exponentially, and Earl hit the radar of hard-charging DEA agent Colin Bates.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Clint Eastwood

Writers:

Nick Schenk, Sam Dolnick (inspired by the New York Times Magazine Article "The Sinaloa Cartel's 90-Year Old Drug Mule" by)

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
7

10 The Sisters Brothers 2018

Oregon, 1851. Hermann Kermit Warm, a chemist and aspiring gold prospector, keeps a profitable secret that the Commodore wants to know, so he sends the Sisters brothers, two notorious assassins, to capture him on his way to California.

Genres:

Comedy, Western

Director:

Jacques Audiard

Writers:

Jacques Audiard (screenplay by), Thomas Bidegain (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

United States of America, Belgium, France, Romania, Spain
7

11 Triple Frontier 2019

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

Genres:

Action, Thriller, Crime, Adventure

Director:

J.C. Chandor

Writers:

Mark Boal (screenplay), J.C. Chandor (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.4

12 Outlaw King 2018

Forced into exile by the English after being crowned King of Scotland, legendary warrior Robert the Bruce fights to reclaim the throne.

Genres:

Drama, Action, History

Director:

David Mackenzie

Writers:

Bathsheba Doran (screenplay by) (as Bash Doran), David Mackenzie (screenplay by) | 3 more credits »

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.9

13 Free State Of Jones 2016

In 1863, Mississippi farmer Newt Knight serves as a medic for the Confederate Army. Opposed to slavery, Knight would rather help the wounded than fight the Union. After his nephew dies in battle, Newt returns home to Jones County to safeguard his family but is soon branded an outlaw deserter. Forced to flee, he finds refuge with a group of runaway slaves hiding out in the swamps. Forging an alliance with the slaves and other farmers, Knight leads a rebellion that would forever change history.

Genres:

Action, Drama, History, War

Director:

Gary Ross

Writers:

Gary Ross (screenplay by), Leonard Hartman (story) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.9

14 Green Book 2018

Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans, forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line, relied on a guide called The Negro Motorist Green Book.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Director:

Peter Farrelly

Writers:

Nick Vallelonga, Brian Hayes Currie (as Brian Currie) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
8.2

15 Polar 2019

When a retiring assassin realizes that he is the target of a hit, he winds up back in the game going head to head with a gang of younger, ruthless killers.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Drama

Director:

Jonas Åkerlund

Writers:

Jayson Rothwell (screenplay by), Víctor Santos (based on the Dark Horse graphic novel "Polar: Came from the cold" by)

Countries:

Germany, United States of America
6.3

16 The Equalizer 2 2018

Robert McCall, who serves an unflinching justice for the exploited and oppressed, embarks on a relentless, globe-trotting quest for vengeance when a long-time girl friend is murdered.

Genres:

Thriller, Action, Crime

Director:

Antoine Fuqua

Writers:

Richard Wenk, Michael Sloan (based on the television series created by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.7

17 In The Shadow Of The Moon 2019

In 1988, Philadelphia police officer Thomas "Locke" Lockhart, hungry to become a detective, begins tracking a serial killer whose crimes defy scientific explanation. When the killer mysteriously resurfaces nine years later, Locke's obsession with finding the truth threatens to destroy his career, his family, and possibly his sanity.

Genres:

Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Jim Mickle

Countries:

United States of America, Canada
6.2

18 The Red Sea Diving Resort 2019

Sudan, East Africa, 1980. A team of Israeli Mossad agents plans to rescue and transfer thousands of Ethiopian Jews to Israel. To do so, and to avoid raising suspicions from the inquisitive and ruthless authorities, they establish as a cover a fake diving resort by the Red Sea.

Genres:

Drama, History, Thriller

Director:

Gideon Raff

Writer:

Gideon Raff

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
6.5

19 Cold Pursuit 2019

The quiet family life of Nels Coxman, a snowplow driver, is upended after his son's murder. Nels begins a vengeful hunt for Viking, the drug lord he holds responsible for the killing, eliminating Viking's associates one by one. As Nels draws closer to Viking, his actions bring even more unexpected and violent consequences, as he proves that revenge is all in the execution.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Thriller

Director:

Hans Petter Moland

Writers:

Frank Baldwin (screenplay by), Kim Fupz Aakeson (based on the movie 'Kraftidioten' written by)

Countries:

Canada, France, Norway, United Kingdom, United States of America
6.2

20 Operation Finale 2018

In 1960, a team of Israeli secret agents is deployed to find Adolf Eichmann, the infamous Nazi architect of the Holocaust, supposedly hidden in Argentina, and get him to Israel to be judged.

Genres:

Drama, History, Thriller

Director:

Chris Weitz

Writer:

Matthew Orton

Country:

United States of America
6.6

21 The Kid 2019

New Mexico Territory, 1880. Rio Cutler and his older sister Sara must abandon their home after an unfortunate event happens. In their desperate flee to Santa Fe, they cross paths with the infamous outlaw Billy the Kid and his gang, who are ruthlessly pursued by a posse led by Sheriff Pat Garret.

Genres:

Western, Drama

Director:

Vincent D'Onofrio

Writers:

Vincent D'Onofrio (story by), Andrew Lanham (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
5.9

22 6 Underground 2019

After faking his death, a tech billionaire recruits a team of international operatives for a bold and bloody mission to take down a brutal dictator.

Genres:

Action, Thriller

Director:

Michael Bay

Country:

United States of America
6.1

23 Shaft 2019

JJ, aka John Shaft Jr., may be a cyber security expert with a degree from MIT, but to uncover the truth behind his best friend’s untimely death, he needs an education only his dad can provide. Absent throughout JJ’s youth, the legendary locked-and-loaded John Shaft agrees to help his progeny navigate Harlem’s heroin-infested underbelly.

Genres:

Action, Crime

Director:

Tim Story

Writers:

Ernest Tidyman (based upon the character John Shaft from the novel by), Kenya Barris | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.4

24 Serenity 2019

The quiet life of Baker Dill, a fishing boat captain who lives on the isolated Plymouth Island, where he spends his days obsessed with capturing an elusive tuna while fighting his personal demons, is interrupted when someone from his past comes to him searching for help.

Genres:

Thriller, Mystery, Drama

Director:

Steven Knight

Writer:

Steven Knight

Country:

United Kingdom
5.3