15. Ava – Ava (2020)
One of Netflix’s best-selling films of the past year has been Ava, a female assassin film starring Jessica Chastain and directed by Tate Taylor.
Choosing Jessica Chastain as the main character in Ava was a very correct choice because she has played tough women in many other films. Whether it’s a superhero movie villain in Dark Phoenix or a hustler in Molly’s Game, Chastain plays his part very well, and Ava is undoubtedly the most violent role of his career. her actor.
14. Samantha Caine – The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)
Also starring in Ava is Geena Davis, who plays amnesiac assassin Samantha Caine in The Long Kiss Goodnight.
The film revolves around Samantha Caine, a teacher who lives with her husband and daughter in a small town in New England. But the special thing is that she possesses an ability that is not suitable for ordinary teachers, which is the ability to accurately throw knives.
However, after a blow to the head Samantha begins to recall fragments of her past life, realizing she is an assassin, at the same time enemies from the past discover her. not dead. They came back to her to pay off a certain debt that she herself completely did not remember.
13. Anna – Anna (2019)
The film follows Anna (Sasha Luss), a woman who escapes a life of domestic abuse and joins the KGB. After years of being a skilled assassin, she wanted to go out but wasn’t approved, so she decided to go on a mission to free herself.
12. Mary Goodwin – Proud Mary (2018)
The film is about Mary (played by Taraji P. Henson), a famous female professional assassin. She works for a criminal organization in Boston, USA. Mary has the perfect life of a female assassin until she meets a child during the course of her mission. This has made the life of a professional female assassin suddenly become chaotic.
Although this film received less than optimistic reviews from critics, we cannot deny Henson’s acting ability as well as eye-catching action sequences on screen.
11. Kate – Kate (2021)
After the success of Ava, Netflix is looking to bring more female killer movies to the streaming service. 2021 sees two of them, with one being Kate, starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead as the title character.
Kate is a professional assassin who was trained from a young age to carry out assassinations of bloody people. However, while on a mission to execute a yakuza boss, Kate is poisoned and has only one day to find out the truth and get revenge.
10. Sam – Gunpowder Milkshake (2021)
Another Netflix killer movie coming out in 2021 is Gunpowder Milkshake, which centers on Sam (Karen Gillan), a female assassin who teams up with her mother (Lena Headey) and other women to protect a girl. young.
The interesting thing about this movie is that Sam is the one who murdered the father of the girl she is currently protecting.
9. Cataleya Restrepo – Colombiana (2011)
One of the best female assassin movies of 2011 was Olivier Megaton’s Colombiana. Written by the master of the female assassin series, Luc Besson, the film stars Zoe Saldana as a professional assassin.
Witness his parents brutally murdered as a child in Colombia and under the tutelage of his uncle. Cataleya grows up, becomes one of the most formidable assassins in the world, and vows revenge against those who took her parents’ lives.
8. Lorraine Broughton – Atomic Blonde (2017)
Lorraine Broughton (Theron) is a top-ranked MI6 Agent, sent to Berlin on an extremely difficult mission to investigate the death of a former spy amid the turmoil of the Cold War.
The plot is drawn in the late 1980s – the period when the Berlin Wall is about to fall and the Cold War is coming to an end, this is an extremely sensitive and tense time when the world is divided into two poles, two enemies. Led by the US and the Soviet Union, there are always ups and downs in which spies are indispensable pieces in that competition.
7. Lucy Miller – Lucy (2014)
Lucy is a young girl kidnapped by a group of criminals and put into her body with a strange drug. The drug accidentally leaked out and gave her special superpowers. A normal person can only use 10% of her brain but now she can use 100% of her brain, she can control everything with her mind or absorb knowledge quickly.
6. Sook-Hee / Chae Yeon-Soo – The Villainess (2017)
This Korean action film stars Kim Ok-vin as the title character, a woman trained as a killer since childhood. However, she wants a new life, especially after giving birth to a child of her own.
5. Fox – Wanted (2008)
Angelina Jolie has many times played the role of super skilled assassins in her career. The first time was Mr. and Mrs. Smith in 2005 and her last in the 2010 film Salt. However, it is the Fox assassin in Wanted that is her most successful appearance.
Wanted follows the exploits of Wesley (James McAvoy), a boring office worker who one day learns his father is a secret assassin. With the help of Sloan (Morgan Freeman) and Fox, Wesley discovered his superhuman killer ability to replace his father.
4. Hanna – Hanna (2011)
Directed by Joe Wright, the plot begins when Erik sends Hanna on her first mission in Europe. Hanna is a 16-year-old girl who has to live isolated from the outside world, trained and trained to become a professional assassin by her father, a former CIA agent. Hanna is arrested while on a mission, she must quickly learn to integrate with the outside world to protect herself and find answers to unexpected questions about her own identity.
3. Nikita – La Femme Nikita (1990)
Nikita Taylor is a juvenile delinquent and drug addict. Nikita is invited to participate in an assistant robbery of a drug addict’s parents’ pharmacy. But after being arrested, she has to choose between two choices: go to prison or become an assassin for the French government. And of course she chose the second option.
2. Beatrix Kiddo – Kill Bill (2003-2004)
Kill Bill: Volume 1 is an action film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino in 2003. It is the first in a series of two films released a few months apart. The latter series is titled Kill Bill Volume 2.
Kill Bill was originally intended to be a movie, but because it was over four hours long, it was split into two parts. Kill Bill: Volume 1 was released in late 2003, and Kill Bill: Volume 2 was released in early 2004. The two films are often referred to as “Kill Bill”.
1. Yuki Kashima – Lady Snowblood (1973)
Meiko Kaji plays Yuki Kashima, a beautiful Japanese woman raised from a young age to be one of the deadliest professional killers alive. When Yuki grew up, she never knew the love of a family but only knew how to kill and take revenge.