Keyword: vigilante

Dark Knight Rises

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 165 minutes Release date: 07/19/2012
It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive. Assuming the blame for the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, the Dark Knight sacrificed everything for what he and Commissioner Gordon both hoped was the greater good. For a time the lie worked, as criminal activity in Gotham City was crushed under the weight of the anti-crime Dent...
Dark Knight

The Dark Knight (2008)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 152 minutes Release date: 07/17/2008
With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to destroy organized crime in Gotham for good. The triumvirate proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a rising criminal mastermind known as the Joker, who thrusts Gotham into anarchy and forces the Dark Knight ever closer to crossing the fine line between hero and vigilante.
Ghost Rider

Ghost Rider (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 02/15/2007
Long ago, superstar motorcycle stunt rider Johnny Blaze made a deal with the devil to protect the ones he loved most: his father and his childhood sweetheart, Roxanne. Now, the Devil has come for his due. By day, Johnny is a die-hard stunt rider--but at night in the presence of evil, he becomes the Ghost Rider, a bounty hunter of rogue demons. Forced to do the Devil's bidding, Johnny is...
Equalizer

The Equalizer (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 131 minutes Release date: 09/25/2014
McCall is a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and is dedicated to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri, a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can't stand idly by - he has to help her. Armed with hidden skills that allow him to serve vengeance against anyone who would brutalize the helpless, McCall comes out of his...
Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters

Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 01/24/2013
Fifteen years earlier, siblings Hansel and Gretel made their escape from a child-snatching witch, who gave them a taste for blood and changed their lives forever. Now they have come of age as fierce, formidably-skilled bounty hunters, dedicated to tracking and terminating witches in every dark forest - hell-bent on retribution. But as the notorious Blood Moon approaches and a familiar wooded town...
In the Bedroom

In the Bedroom (2001)

Rated: R Runtime: 138 minutes Release date: 11/22/2001
Matt Fowler is a doctor practicing in his native Maine and is married to New York born Ruth Fowler, a choral music teacher. Their only child, Frank, home from school for the summer, is working as a part-time lobsterman to earn money for graduate school in the fall. He is involved in a love affair with a local single mother, Natalie. As the beauty of Maine's brief and fleeting summer comes to an...
A-Team

The A-Team (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 06/10/2010
Convicted by a military court for a crime they didn't commit, a daring team of former Special Forces soldiers must utilize their unique talents to break out of prison and tackle their toughest mission yet.
Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance 3D

Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance 3D (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 02/16/2012
Former stuntman and bounty hunter of rogue demons Johnny Blaze has been living in self-imposed exile, believing that his powers are a curse. But when he is approached by a member of a monastic order who is looking for someone to protect a mother and her son, who are being pursued by the devil in the figure of a man named Roarke, the Ghost Rider takes the case.
Watchmen

Watchmen (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 161 minutes Release date: 03/05/2009
When one of his former colleagues is murdered, the outlawed but no less determined masked vigilante Rorschach sets out to uncover a plot to kill and discredit all past and present superheroes. As he reconnects with his former crime-fighting legion--a disbanded group of retired superheroes, only one of whom has true powers--Rorschach glimpses a wide-ranging and disturbing conspiracy with links to...
Blue Ruin

Blue Ruin (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 92 minutes Release date: 04/24/2014
A beach bum finds his quiet life upended by dreadful news and sets off for his childhood home to carry out an act of revenge. Proving an inept assassin, he winds up in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family.
Crave

Crave (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 12/05/2013
Aiden has a gruesome job as a crime scene photographer, working alongside his detective friend Pete, but craves a better life in which he escapes the hard streets of Detroit, falls in love with the perfect woman and saves the world from evil as a vigilante. As Aiden's dark imagination starts to leak into reality, he meets Virginia, a younger woman with her own dilemmas and desires. Estranged from...
May I Kill U?

May I Kill U? (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 01/30/2014
Baz is an ordinary British cycle cop until a freak accident during a riot turns him into a psychopathic vigilante. Baz sends criminals to their final reward after politely asking "May I kill you?" These exchanges are recorded on his helmet-cam and turn up on social networks. Baz begins to gather a larger fan base with each killing, until he himself is captured by an angry relative of one of his...
Survivors

The Survivors (1982)

Rated: R Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 11/29/1982

Off the Grid: Life on the Mesa (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 63 minutes Release date: 11/29/2006
In the remote New Mexico desert, disillusioned Gulf War veterans, desperate teenage runaways and survivalists form a post-modern "Wild West" with a vigilante code all its own.
Baytown Outlaws

The Baytown Outlaws (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 01/10/2013
After Celeste's ex-husband, Carlos, shoots her three times in the gut, it's time to play dirty. In the fight for her godson, Rob, she hires three outlawed and redneck brothers to bring him back to her. But nothing can be that simple in the South. What begins as a small rescue mission rises to a Southern battle royale. This odd team must shoot their way through gorgeous female assassins, Native...

Aagadu (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 166 minutes Release date: 09/18/2014
In India, an "encounter" is an illegal killing of a suspect by the police or armed forces, which delivers "instant justice." Shankar becomes an Encounter Specialist for the police and is posted in Bukkapatnam where the atrocities of a criminal named Damodar wants to build a power plant there and is wiping out any and all who oppose it.
Brave One

The Brave One (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 122 minutes Release date: 09/13/2007
New York radio host Erica Bain has a life that she loves and a fiancé she adores. All of it is taken from her when a brutal attack leaves Erica badly wounded and her fiancé dead. Unable to move past the tragedy, Erica begins prowling the city streets at night to track down the men she holds responsible. Her dark pursuit of justice catches the public's attention, and the city is riveted by her...
Death Sentence

Death Sentence (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 08/30/2007
Nick Hume is a mild-mannered executive with a perfect life, until one gruesome night he witnesses something that changes him forever. Transformed by grief, Hume eventually comes to the disturbing conclusion that no length is too great when protecting his family.
Miss Meadows

Miss Meadows (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 88 minutes Release date: 11/13/2014
Miss Meadows is a school teacher with impeccable manners and grace. However, underneath the candy-sweet exterior hides a ruthless gun-toting vigilante who takes it upon herself to right the wrongs in the world by whatever means necessary. For Miss Meadows, bad behavior is simply unforgivable.
God Bless America

God Bless America (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 05/10/2012
Loveless, jobless, possibly terminally ill, Frank has had enough of the downward spiral of America. With nothing left to lose, Frank takes his gun and offs the stupidest, cruelest, and most repellent members of society. He finds an unusual accomplice: 16-year-old Roxy, who shares his sense of rage and disenfranchisement.
History of Violence

A History of Violence (2005)

Rated: R Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 09/22/2005
Tom Stall is living a happy and quiet life with his lawyer wife and their two children in the small town of Millbrook, Indiana, but one night their idyllic existence is shattered when Tom foils a vicious attempted robbery in his diner. Sensing danger, he takes action and saves his customers and friends in the self-defense killings of two-sought-after criminals. Heralded as a hero, Tom's life is...
Boondock Saints II:  All Saints Day

The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 10/29/2009
The MacManus brothers have been in deep hiding with their father, Il Duce, in the quiet valleys of Ireland, far removed from their former vigilante lives. When word comes that a beloved priest has been killed by sinister forces from deep within the mob, the brothers return to Boston to mount a violent and bloody crusade to bring justice to those responsible.
Law Abiding Citizen

Law Abiding Citizen (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 10/15/2009
Clyde Shelton is an upstanding family man whose wife and daughter are brutally murdered during a home invasion. When the killers are caught, Nick Rice, a hotshot young Philadelphia prosecutor, is assigned to the case. Over his objections, Nick is forced by his boss to offer one of the suspects a light sentence in exchange for testifying against his accomplice. Fast forward ten years. The man who...
Bad Ass

Bad Ass (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 04/12/2012
Decorated Vietnam hero Frank Vega returns home only to be shunned by society, leaving him without a job or his high school sweetheart. It's not until forty years later when an incident on a commuter bus (in which he protects an elderly black man from skin heads) makes him a local hero that he is celebrated once again. But his good fortune suddenly turns for the worse when his best friend, Klondike...