In 1993, Sniper shot its way into cinemas. The action movie, from director Luis Llosa, starred Tom Berenger and Billy Zane, and followed the story of two snipers who are sent on an assassination mission in Panama.
Although Sniper received mixed reviews upon release, the film developed a cult following and was soon accompanied by a string of direct-to-video sequels. These sequels have continued to expand the story, and have become popular in their own right.
But how many Sniper movies are there and what is the viewing order? For all the details and more, set your sights on the words below!
The Sniper movies in order
To date there are nine films in the Sniper movie series. The movies appear in the following order:
- Sniper (1993)
- Sniper 2 (2002)
- Sniper 3 (2004)
- Sniper: Reloaded (2011)
- Sniper: Legacy (2014)
- Sniper: Ghost Shooter (2016)
- Sniper: Ultimate Kill (2017)
- Sniper: Assassin’s End (2020)
- Sniper: Rogue Mission (2022)
Are all of Sniper movies part of the same series?
All of the Sniper movies are part of the same series, with the films largely revolving around three key characters: Master Gunnery Sergeant Tom Beckett, Brandon Beckett, and Richard Miller.
Do the Sniper movies share the same director?
No. The Sniper movies are largely the work of different directors.
Luis Llosa directed Sniper, while Craig R. Baxley directed Sniper 2. P. J. Pesce directed Sniper 3, and Claudio Fäh directed Sniper: Reloaded and Sniper: Ultimate Kill.
Don Michael Paul directed Sniper: Legacy and Sniper: Ghost Shooter, while Kaare Andrews directed Sniper: Assassin’s End. Meanwhile, Oliver Thompson directed Sniper: Rogue Mission.
Who are the cast of the Sniper movies?
Notable cast members in the Sniper movie series include Tom Berenger, Chad Michael Collins, Billy Zane, J. T. Walsh, Bokeem Woodbine, Dominic Mafham, Dennis Haysbert, Ryan Robbins, and Sayaka Akimoto.
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