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Hannibal Rising ( 2007 )
After the death of his parents during World War II, young Hannibal Lecter moves in with his beautiful aunt and begins plotting revenge on the barbarians responsible for his sister's death.
Manhunter ( 1986 )
An FBI specialist tracks a serial killer who appears to select his victims at random.
Red Dragon ( 2002 )
A retired FBI agent with psychological gifts is assigned to help track down "The Tooth Fairy", a mysterious serial killer; aiding him is imprisoned criminal genius Hannibal "The Cannibal" Lecter.
The Silence of the Lambs ( 1991 )
A young FBI cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims.
Hannibal ( 2001 )
Hannibal returns to America and attempts to make contact with disgraced Agent Starling and survive a vengeful victim's plan.
Scream ( 1996 )
A psychopathic serial killer is stalking a group of teens just like in the movies!
Scream 2 ( 1997 )
It has been two years since the tragic events at Woodsboro. Sidney Prescott and Randy Meeks are trying to get on with their lives...
Scream 3 ( 2000 )
Sidney visits the set of "Stab 3," after pictures of her mother become the clue to a series of murders around Hollywood.
Scream 4 ( 2011 )
Sidney Prescott, now the author of a self-help book, returns home to Woodsboro on the last stop of her book tour. There she reconnects with Sheriff Dewey and Gale, who are now married, as well as her cousin Jill and her Aunt Kate. Unfortunately, Sidney's appearance also brings about the return of Ghostface, putting Sidney, Gale, and Dewey, along with Jill, her friends, and the whole town of Woodsboro in danger.
D-Tox ( 2002 )
Stallone plays a cop who comes undone after witnessing a brutal scene on the job. He checks into a rehab...
Copycat ( 1995 )
An agoraphobic psychologist and a female detective must work together to take down a serial killer who copies serial killers from the past.
The Bone Collector ( 1999 )
Denzel Washington plays a quadriplegic homicide detective. He and his female partner track down a serial killer.
Se7en ( 1995 )
Police drama about two cops, one new and one about to retire, after a serial killer using the seven deadly sins as his MO.
Kiss the Girls ( 1997 )
Police hunting for a serial killer are helped when a victim manages to escape for the first time.
Along Came a Spider ( 2001 )
A congressman's daughter under Secret Service protection is kidnapped from a private school by an insider who calls Det. Alex Cross, sucking him into the case even though he's recovering from the loss of his partner.
Saw ( 2004 )
With a dead body laying between them, two men (Whannell and Elwes) wake up in the secure lair of a serial killer who's been nicknamed "Jigsaw" by the police because of his unusual calling card.
Saw II ( 2005 )
Jigsaw locks a few unlucky people in a booby trapped shelter and they must find a way out before they inhale too much of a lethal nerve gas and die. But they must watch out, for the traps Jigsaw has set in the shelter lead to death also.
Saw III ( 2006 )
Jigsaw kidnaps a doctor to keep him alive while he watches his new apprentice put an unlucky citizen through a brutal test.
Saw IV ( 2007 )
Jigsaw and his apprentice Amanda are dead. Now, upon the news of Detective Kerry's murder, two seasoned FBI profilers...
Saw V ( 2008 )
Detective Hoffman and Agent Strahm clash as they each investigate the apparent continuation of the Jigsaw murders.
Saw VI ( 2009 )
Special Agent Strahm is dead, and Detective Hoffman has emerged as the unchallenged successor to Jigsaw's legacy...
Saw 3D ( 2010 )
As a deadly battle rages over Jigsaws brutal legacy, a group of Jigsaw survivors gathers to seek the support of self-help guru and fellow survivor Bobby Dagen, a man whose own dark secrets unleash a new wave of terror
Ted Bundy ( 2002 )
The story of serial killer Ted Bundy.
Frenzy ( 1972 )
A serial killer is murdering London women with a necktie. The police have a suspect... but he's the wrong man.
The Boston Strangler ( 1968 )
Boston is being terrorized by a series of seemingly random murders of women. Based on the true story, the film follows the investigators path through several leads before introducing the Strangler as a character. It is seen almost exclusively from the point of view of the investigators who have very few clues to build a case upon.
Basic Instinct ( 1992 )
A police detective is in charge of the investigation of a brutal murder, in which a beautiful and seductive woman could be involved.
Basic Instinct 2 ( 2006 )
Novelist Catherine Tramell is once again in trouble with the law, and Scotland Yard appoints psychiatrist Dr. Michael Glass to evaluate her. Though, like Detective Nick Curran before him, Glass is entranced by Tramell and lured into a seductive game.
American Psycho ( 2000 )
A wealthy New York investment banking executive hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he escalates deeper into his illogical, gratuitous fantasies.
American Psycho II: All American Girl ( 2002 )
A girl named Rachael has developed a taste for murder and will stand at nothing to become a college professor's assistant.
Psycho ( 1998 )
A young female embezzeler arrives at the Bates Motel which has terrible secrets of its own.
Psycho ( 1960 )
A young woman steals $40,000 from her employer's client, and subsequently encounters a young motel proprietor too long under the domination of his mother.
Psycho II ( 1983 )
Now declared legally sane, Norman Bates is released from a mental institution after spending 22 years in confinement over the protests of Marion Crane's sister Lila Loomis, who insists that he's still a killer and that the court's indifference to his victims by releasing him is a gross miscarriage of justice. Norman returns to his motel and the old Victorian mansion where his troubles started, and history predictably begins to repeat itself.
Psycho III ( 1986 )
Norman Bates is still running his little motel, and he has kept the dressed skeleton he calls mother. One of his guests is a young girl who has left the convent where she lived. To get some help he employs a young man. One day a nosey journalist comes to see him to ask questions about his past.
Psycho IV: The Beginning ( 1990 )
Anthony Perkins (Norman Bates) returns for this "prequel", once more having mommy trouble. This time...
See No Evil ( 2006 )
A group of delinquents are sent to clean the Blackwell Hotel. Little do they know reclusive psychopath Jacob Goodnight (Jacobs) has holed away in the rotting hotel. When one of the teens is captured, those who remain -- a group that includes the cop who put a bullet in Goodnight's head four years ago -- band together to survive against the brutal killer.
From Hell ( 2001 )
In Victorian Era London, a troubled clairvoyant police detective investigates the murders by Jack The Ripper.
Suspect Zero ( 2004 )
A mysterious serial killer is hunting other serial killers - and one FBI agent suspects there may be more to the vigilante than they imagine.
Zodiac ( 2007 )
A San Francisco cartoonist becomes an amateur detective obsessed with tracking down the Zodiac killer.
The Zodiac Killer ( 2005 )
THE ZODIAC takes a different look at the famous Zodiac Killer case from other screen treatments of the murders. More than a simple crime story, the film is an emotional thriller focusing on the murders' impact on victims, their families and the wider community. The film follows a police detective and his son who become obsessed with the murders and endanger their family in the process.
Zodiac Killer ( 2005 )
A young man who works at a nursing home uses the legendary Zodiac killer's M.O. to kill people who neglect their elderly relatives.
Natural Born Killers ( 1994 )
Two victims of traumatized childhoods become lovers and psychopathic serial murderers irresponsibly glorified by the mass media.
Citizen X ( 1995 )
Based on the true story of a Russian serial killer who, over many years, claimed victim to over 50 people. His victims were mostly under the age of 17. In what was then a communists state, the police investigations were hampered by bureaucracy, incompetence and those in power. The story is told from the viewpoint of the detective in charge of the case.
Kalifornia ( 1993 )
A journalist duo go on a tour of serial killer murder sites with two companions, unaware that one of them is a serial killer himself.
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning ( 2006 )
On one last road trip before they're sent to serve in Vietnam, two brothers and their girlfriends get into an accident that calls their local sheriff to the scene. Thus begins a terrifying experience where the teens are taken to a secluded house of horrors, where a young, would-be killer is being nurtured.
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre ( 2003 )
A group of friends passing through are stalked and hunted down by a deformed killer with a chainsaw in order to sustain his poor family who can only afford to eat what they kill.
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974) ( 1974 )
Five friends visiting their grandpa's old house are hunted down and terrorized by a chainsaw wielding killer and his family of grave-robbing cannibals.
The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 ( 1986 )
A radio host (Caroline Williams) is victimized by the cannibal family as a former Texas Marshall (Dennis Hopper) hunts them.
The Return of the Texas Chainsaw Massacre ( 1994 )
This is the twisted tale of Vilmer and his crazy family which includes the lovely Leatherface. They have pastime of killing and stuffing people. Unfortunately, Jenny and her friends run into Vilmer and his clan in the middle of the night in the middle of the woods.
Henry Portrait of a Serial Killer ( 1986 )
Henry likes to kill people, in different ways each time. Henry shares an apartment with Otis. When Otis' sister comes to stay, we see both sides of Henry; the "guy-next-door" and the serial killer. Low budget movie, with some graphic murder scenes.
Gacy ( 2003 )
Based on a true story of serial killer a model citizen, loving father and husband and serial killer John Wayne Gacy, a man with over 30 dead men and boys entombed in the crawl space underneath his house which he shared with his family.
BTK Serial Killer ( 2005 )
After 31 years at-large, detectives in Wichita, Kansas hone in on the serial killer known as BTK.
Halloween (2007) ( 2007 )
After being committed for 17 years, Michael Myers, now a grown man and still very dangerous, escapes from the mental institution (where he was committed as a 10 year old) and he immediately returns to Haddonfield, where he wants to find his baby sister, Laurie. Anyone who crosses his path is in mortal danger.
Halloween II ( 2009 )
Laurie Strode struggles to come to terms with her brother Michael's deadly return to Haddonfield, Illinois; meanwhile, Michael prepares for another reunion with his sister.
Halloween (1978) ( 1978 )
A psychotic murderer institutionalized since childhood escapes on a mindless rampage while his doctor chases him through the streets.
Halloween II (1981) ( 1981 )
Laurie Strode is rushed to the hospital, while Sheriff Brackett and Dr. Loomis hunt the streets for Michael Myers, who has found Laurie at the Haddonfield Hospital.
Halloween III: Season of the Witch ( 1982 )
A large Halloween mask-making company has plans to kill millions of American children with something sinister hidden in Halloween masks.
Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers ( 1988 )
Ten years after his original massacre, the invalid Michael Myers awakens and returns to Haddonfield to kill his seven-year-old niece on Halloween. Can Dr. Loomis stop him?
Halloween 5 ( 1989 )
It's one year later after the events of Halloween 4. Michael survives the shootings and on October 31st he returns with a vengeance...
Halloween H20: 20 Years Later ( 1998 )
Laurie Strode, now the dean of a Northern California private school with an assumed name, must battle the Shape one last time and now the life of her own son hangs in the balance.
Halloween: Resurrection ( 2002 )
Serial Killer Michael Myers is not finished with Laurie Strode, and their rivalry finally comes to an end...
Halloween The Myers Chronicles (Fan Edit) ( 2011 )
Michael Myers is still at large and no less dangerous than ever. After a failed reunion to reach his baby sister at their old home, Laurie Strode is immediately taken to a hospital to be treated by the wounds that had been afflicted by her brother a few hours ago. However, Michael isn't too far off and will continue his murdering 'Halloween' rampage until he gets his sister all to himself.
Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers ( 1995 )
Six years ago, Michael Myers terrorized the town of Haddonfield, Illinois. He and his niece, Jamie Lloyd...
10 Rillington Place ( 1971 )
After subletting his upstairs London flat to a mentally deficient young man named Timothy Evans and his pregnant wife Beryl...
Mr. Brooks ( 2007 )
A psychological thriller about a man who is sometimes controlled by his murder-and-mayhem-loving alter ego.
Sea of Love ( 1989 )
Frank Keller is a New York detective investigating a case of a serial killer who finds the victims through the lonely hearts column in newspapers...
The Devil's Rejects ( 2005 )
In Ruggsville, Texas, the police under the command of Sheriff John Quincy Wydell attack the house of the sadistic serial killers Firefly family (a.k.a...
Taking Lives ( 2004 )
An FBI profiler is called in by French Canadian police to catch a serial killer who takes on the identity of each new victim.
Identity ( 2003 )
Stranded at a desolate Nevada motel during a nasty rainstorm, ten strangers become acquainted with each other when they realize that they're being killed off one by one.
Changeling ( 2008 )
Inspired by actual events that occurred in 1920s-era Los Angeles, Clint Eastwood's "Changeling" tells the story of a woman driven to confront a corrupted LAPD after her abducted son is retrieved and she begins to suspect that the boy returned to her is not the same boy she gave birth to. The year was 1928, and the setting a working-class suburb of Los Angeles. As Christine (Angelina Jolie) said goodbye to her son, Walter, and departed for work, she never anticipated that this was the day her life would be forever changed. Upon returning home, Christine was distressed to discover that Walter was nowhere to be found. Over the course of the following months, the desperate mother would launch a search that would ultimately prove fruitless. Yet just when it seemed that all hope was lost, a nine-year-old boy claiming to be Christine's son seemed to appear out of thin air. Overcome with emotions and uncertain how to face the authorities or the press, Christine invites the child to stay in her home despite knowing without a doubt that he is not her son. As much as Christine would like to accept the fact that her son has been returned to her, she cannot accept the injustice being pushed upon her and continues to challenge the Prohibition-era Los Angeles police force at every turn. As a result, Christine is slandered by the powers that be, and painted as an unfit mother. In this town, a woman who challenges the system is putting her life on the line, and as the situation grows desperate, the only person willing to aid her in her search is benevolent local activist Reverend Briegleb (John Malkovich).
The Hitcher ( 2007 )
While driving through the New Mexico Desert during a rainy night, the college students Jim Halsey and...
The Hitcher ( 1986 )
A young man who escaped the clutches of a murderous hitch-hiker is subsequently stalked, framed for the hitcher's crimes, and has his life made into hell by the same man he escaped.
The Hitchhiker ( 2007 )
Four young women driving across the desert to Las Vegas have their road trip turned upside-down when they pick up a handsome, seemingly-friendly hitchhiker. When their car breaks down near a roadside motel in the middle of nowhere, they find themselves trapped with a woman-hating, masochistic killer.
The Hitchhiker ( 1983 )
A series of mystery-thriller stories, linked only by the character of The Hitchhiker, who would introduce and close each episode in the style of Rod Serling or Alfred Hitchcock. Occasional stories involved supernatural forces, but most plot twists stemmed only from the dark side of the human spirit.
The Hitcher II I've Been Waiting ( 2003 )
After being discharged from the local police force, Jim Halsey (C. Thomas Howell) travels to Texas with his girlfriend Maggie (Kari Wuhrer) to face down his demons and visit an old friend. Along the way, however, Jim & Maggie picks up a demented hitchhiker who has diabolical plans for the duo.
Dressed to Kill ( 1980 )
While taking a shower, Kate Miller, a middle-aged, sexually frustrated New York housewife, has a rape fantasy while her husband stands at the sink shaving. Later that day, after complaining to her psychiatrist Dr. Robert Elliott about her husband's pathetic performance in bed, she meets a strange man at a museum and returns to his apartment where they continue an adulterous encounter that began in the taxicab. Before she leaves his apartment, she finds papers which certify that the man has a venereal disease. Panicked, Kate rushes into the elevator, but has to return to his apartment when she realizes she's forgotten her wedding ring. When the elevator doors open, she's brutally slashed to death by a tall blonde woman wearing dark glasses. Liz Blake, a high-priced call girl, is the only witness to the murder and she becomes the prime suspect and the murderess's next target. Liz is rescued from being killed by Kate's son Peter, who enlists the help of Liz to catch his mother's killer as Detective Marino who's in charge of the case is uncooperative in the investigation.
Funny Games U.S. ( 2007 )
Two psychotic young men take a family hostage in their cabin.
Funny Games ( 1997 )
Two seemingly well-educated young men, who call each other Paul and Peter among other names, approach a family on vacation. They are, apparently, friends of the neighbors, and, at the beginning, their true intentions are not known. But soon, the family is imprisoned and tortured in its own house violently, which the viewers are forced mostly to imagine and to share a certain complicity with the criminals. It might be some kind of game with the lives of husband, wife, son, and dog, but why are they doing it?
Monster ( 2003 )
Based on the life of Aileen Wuornos, a Daytona Beach prostitute who became a serial killer.
Disturbia ( 2007 )
A teen living under house arrest becomes convinced his neighbor is a serial killer.
Nightwatch ( 1998 )
Ewan McGregor plays a law student who takes a job as a night watchman at a morgue. He begins to discover...
Nighthawks ( 1981 )
Conservative street cop DaSilva reluctantly agrees to terminate an international terrorist who has demanded media attention. But DaSilva's "at-home" tactics are very much put to the challenge.
Tightrope ( 1984 )
Wes Block is a detective who's put on the case of a serial killer. His victims are young and pretty women...
The Stepfather ( 2009 )
Michael returns home from military school to find his mother happily in love and living with her new boyfriend. As the two men get to know each other, he becomes more and more suspicious of the man who is always there with a helpful hand.
The Stepfather ( 1987 )
Jennifer Eight ( 1992 )
A big city cop from LA moves to a small town police force and immediately finds himself investigating a murder...
Maniac ( 1980 )
A schizoid serial killer randomly stalks and kills various young women in New York, which he sees as revenge for the mistreatment he got while being raised by his own abusive mother.
In Dreams ( 1999 )
Claire Cooper dreams strange things from time to time. One night, she dreams about a little girl being taken away by a stranger...
Untraceable ( 2008 )
FBI agent Jennifer Marsh is tasked with hunting down a seemingly untraceable serial killer who posts live videos of his victims on the Internet. As time runs out, the cat and mouse chase becomes more personal.
Twisted ( 2004 )
Jessica, whose father was a serial killer, is a female police officer. While investigating a murder, she finds herself in the center of her own investigation, when her former lovers start dying around her at a furious pace.
Lonely Hearts ( 2006 )
Based on the true story, two homicide detectives track Martha Beck and Raymond Martinez Fernandez, a murderous pair known as the "Lonely Hearts Killers" who lured their victims through the personals.
Rest Stop ( 2006 )
The film follows Nicole Carrow, a young woman who is threatened by a maniac serial killer, after her boyfriend Jess, is abducted in a rest stop.
Stepfather II ( 1989 )
The Stepfather escapes an insane asylum and winds up in another town, this time impersonating a marriage counselor...
Stepfather III ( 1992 )
That psycho stepfather has escaped from the insane asylum and had his face surgically altered. Now he's married again...
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street ( 2007 )
The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, a.k.a Sweeney Todd, who sets up a barber shop down in London which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett. Based on the hit Broadway musical.
Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street ( 1982 )
Benjamin Barker alias Sweeney Todd, returns to London after being deported to find out what happened to his wife and child at the hands of Judge Turpin. When he learns of their terrible fate he joins fortunes with Mrs. Nellie Lovett, the baker downstairs from his barbershop, and sets out to seek revenge.
Tony ( 2009 )
A thriller centered on a serial killer in a rundown London suburb.
The Horsemen ( 2008 )
A recently widowed detective still grieving over his wife's death discovers a shocking connection between himself and the suspects in a serial killing spree linked to the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse.
Karla ( 2006 )
Based on real events, Paul Bernardo (Collins) and his wife, Karla Homolka (Prepon), kidnap, sexually abuse, and murder three young girls.
The Deliberate Stranger ( 1986 )
Based on a true story, this film depicts the life of Theodore Robert Bundy, the serial killer. In 1974...
Schramm ( 1994 )
Lothar Schramm is a simple man with complex problems, yet he seems like such a nice guy. He works as a taxi driver and lives by himself where he is happy to answer his door to strangers and kill them outright. As with many shy loner types he has a problem dealing with woman so he drugs them and photographs their nude bodies for sexual stimulation. He then murders his helpless victims and so goes the life of a deranged serial killer.
Dear Mr Gacy ( 2010 )
A true story from the producer of "Monster," this drama is based on the experiences of 18-year-old college student Jason Moss and his relationship with notorious serial killer John Wayne Gacy. Living at home with his parents in suburbia, at
The Black Dahlia ( 2006 )
Two policemen see their personal and professional lives fall apart in the wake of the "Black Dahlia" murder investigation.
Curse of the Zodiac ( 2007 )
Genre guru Ulli Lommel (THE BOOGEYMAN, BTK KILLER) directs this horror film about the infamous Zodiac killer. Though decades have passed since the multiple murderer held the state of California hostage with fear, the mystery of his identity has never been solved.
The Craigslist Killer ( 2011 )
Based on the case of Philip Markoff, a Boston med student who was charged in April 2009 with the murder of a masseuse he had reportedly contacted through Craigslist. He was also a suspect in two other cases in which women who advertised adult services were robbed.
The Hillside Strangler ( 2004 )
In the end of the 70's, the dysfunctional Kenneth Bianchi lives with his mother and is obsessed to join the police force. When his application is refused, his mother sends him to Los Angeles to live with his sadistic cousin Angelo Buono. Kenneth unsuccessfully tries to join LAPD, and Angelo convinces him to start a prostitution business with him. They force two girls from Tucson to work for them, but their competitors destroy their business and steals their money. The frustrated Kenneth and Angelo decide to revenge against a prostitute, and Kenneth strangles her, feeling a great pleasure with her death. The two cousins become addicted in death, initially killing prostitutes and then attacking single women, dumping their bodies on the hill.
The Driller Killer ( 1979 )
An artist slowly goes insane while struggling to pay his bills, work on his paintings, and care for his two female roommates, which leads him taking to the streets of New York after dark and randomly killing derelicts with a power drill.
DC Sniper ( 2010 )
A mysterious shooter randomly kills innocent citizens in public; one after the other in broad daylight. All murders happen not far from the White House; not far from the President.
Green River Killer ( 2005 )
Along twenty years, the deranged serial-killer Gary Ridgway has killed at least forty-eight prostitutes and dumped their bodies in Green River.
Death Proof ( 2007 )
Two separate sets of voluptuous women are stalked at different times by a scarred stuntman who uses his "death proof" cars to execute his murderous plans. full synopsis
The Six Degrees of Helter Skelter ( 2009 )
"The Six Degrees of Helter Skelter" walks in the footsteps of the Manson Family, visiting over 40 locations related to the infamous Tate/LaBianca murders, and tying together the dozens of odd connections between Charles Manson and the Hollywood elite. Entertainingly led by famous Hollywood historian Scott Michaels (E!'s 20 Most Horrifying Hollywood Murders, Dearly Departed: Vol. 1, FindADeath.com), this epic documentary employs never-before-seen autopsy reports (analyzed with the help of the Los Angeles Department of the Coroner), dozens of rare photographs, original Manson Family music recordings, and modern-day visits to the locations where the action went down, in the most complete retelling of the Manson Murders ever put on film.
Helter Skelter ( 2004 )
A new take on the Manson Family murders, with a keen focus on Charles Manson himself.
Helter Skelter ( 1976 )
The investigation of two horrific mass murders leads to the capture and trial of the psychotic pseudo-hippie Charles Manson and his "family".
Frailty ( 2001 )
A man confesses to an FBI agent his family's story of how his religious fanatic father's visions lead to a series of murders to destroy supposed "demons."
The Last Horror Movie ( 2003 )
A serial killer uses a horror video rental to lure his next victim. What begins as a teen slasher transforms into a disturbing journey through the mind of Max Parry, a mild mannered wedding photographer with a taste for human flesh.
Badlands ( 1973 )
Dramatization of the Starkweather-Fugate killing spree of the 1950's, in which a teenage girl and her twenty-something boyfriend slaughtered her entire family and several others in the Dakota badlands.
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer ( 2006 )
Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born with a superior olfactory sense, creates the world's finest perfume. His work, however, takes a dark turn as he searches for the ultimate scent.
Dahmer ( 2002 )
Based on the true crime story of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer, this movie tells the emotionally riveting story of a man who turned his darkest fantasies into a horrifying reality.
The Secret Life Jeffrey Dahmer ( 1993 )
Based on the life of notorious serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer, who murdered more than a dozen people, and ate many of them, before he was caught in 1991.
Raising Jeffrey Dahmer ( 2006 )
Based on the true story of the mass murderer Jeffrey Dahmer, the events within the family behind, and leading up to, his capture.
Ed Gein: The Butcher of Plainfield ( 2007 )
Inspired by the true story of one of the most gruesome killers in American history. Now, years after inspiring "Psycho's" Norman Bates...
Summer of Sam ( 1999 )
Spike Lee's take on the "Son of Sam" murders in New York City during the summer of 1977 centering on the residents of an Italian-American South Bronx neighborhood who live in fear and distrust of one another.
The Lovely Bones ( 2009 )
"The Lovely Bones" centers on a young girl who has been murdered and watches over her family - and her killer - from heaven. She must weigh her desire for vengeance against her desire for her family to heal.
The Honeymoon Killers ( 1969 )
Based on the true story of Raymond Fernandez and Martha Beck, who met through a lonely-hearts correspondence club, Ray is weedy, feral, and untrustworthy; Martha is enormous, compulsive, and needy. Together, they play out a horrifying scheme in which he lures lonely women out on dates and proposes marriage to them, with she pretending to be his sister. They take the women's savings and then murder them remorselessly. Dank, claustrophobic, and weirdly engrossing, this movie never quite gives in to the comforts of conventional narrative. Francois Truffaut named it as his favorite American film.
The Young Poisoner's Handbook ( 1995 )
This film is based on a true story about a British teenager who allegedly poisoned family, friends, and co-workers. Graham is highly intelligent, but completely amoral. He becomes interested in science, especially chemistry, and begins to read avidly. Something of a social misfit, he is fascinated by morbid subjects such as poisons and murder. His family environment is intolerable to him and, in particular, his stepmother torments him. He decides to poison those who annoy him, first with antimony and later with thallium. He smugly thinks himself cleverer than all those around him, but nevertheless he is caught and sentenced to 'rehabilitation' at a psychiatric institution. Once there, he undertakes to deceive the new eminent psychiatrist sent there to 'cure' him, thereby securing his release.
Peeping Tom ( 1960 )
A young man murders women, using a movie camera to film their dying expressions of terror.
I Know What You Did Last Summer ( 1997 )
Four teens are in great danger one year after their car hits a stranger whose body they dump in the sea.
I Still Know What You Did Last Summer ( 1998 )
The murderous fisherman with a hook is back to once again stalk the two surviving teens, Julie and Ray, who left him for dead, as well as cause even more murder and mayhem, this time at a posh island resort.
My Bloody Valentine ( 2009 )
Tom returns to his hometown on the tenth anniversary of the Valentine's night massacre that claimed the lives of 22 people. Instead of a homecoming, however, Tom finds himself suspected of committing the murders, and it seems like his old flame is the only one will believes he's innocent.
My Bloody Valentine ( 1981 )
A decades old folk tale surrounding a deranged murderer killing those who celebrate Valentine's Day, turns out to be true to legend when a group defies the killer's order and people start turning up dead.
Don't Let Him In ( 2011 )
Two couples spend a weekend in the country, only to cross paths with a brutal serial killer. As the body count rises, suspicion spirals into paranoia, climaxing in a terrifying battle for survival.
The Anniversary at Shallow Creek ( 2010 )
All American med student Sam has planned an intimate getaway surprise for his girlfriend Paige, until Sam's best friend, Paige's brother Anthony, invites himself and their three other best friends along. The carefree group of twenty-something's arrive at the remote, picturesque home of Sam's uncle, unaware they have walked into a trap. They will spend the night in a fight for their lives, where everyone's strength, stamina, and bonds will be tested. What would you do for love? Inspired by true events.
Cold Fish ( 2010 )
Shamoto runs a small tropical fish shop. His second wife, Taeko, does not get along with his daughter, Mitsuko, and this worries him.
Junkyard Dog ( 2009 )
Inspired by actual events, JUNKYARD DOG is a gritty psychological-horror-thriller that delves the demented mind of a cannibalistic serial rapist who kidnaps his tenth victim in as many months on Halloween night. Filmed on location in Tennessee, JUNKYARD DOG tells the terror-filled tale of Audra Buckman, a nineteen year-old college co-ed, trapped in a month-long nightmare, struggling to stay alive and uneaten while being held captive, left half-starved and repeatedly savaged by JYD, an oddly charismatic, vicious man-eating monster. Audra's only hope of escape from this hell--and the mouth of a madman--is Samantha Deatherage, a tough FBI agent who is sent on a solo assignment to search for the missing girl.
Summer's Blood ( 2009 )
A family of serial killers stalk a young woman out to find the father she's never known.
Basement Jack ( 2009 )
A young serial killer preys on families during lightning storms.
5150 Rue des Ormes ( 2009 )
5150 ELM'S WAY is located at the end of a quiet street in a small town. When Yannick fell off his bike, he knocked at the door of the Beaulieu residence so he could clean the blood off his hands. But Jack Beaulieu and his family had other plans for Ian. Beaulieu is a righteous psychopath and fanatic chess player who wants to rid the world of evil. And even though Ian has done nothing wrong, he is beaten, tortured and tormented before Beaulieu makes him an offer: win at chess and he is free to go. And so Ian is now a pawn in Beaulieu 's game. A game in which he will either lose his mind or his life.
Drifter: Henry Lee Lucas ( 2009 )
The true story of serial killer Henry Lee Lucas.
The Stoneman Murders ( 2009 )
In 1983, A psychopath stalked the streets of Bombay, killing pavement dwellers as they slept. This killer was never caught. Until Now.
The Lodger ( 2009 )
A couple rents out a room to a mysterious young man, who may or may not be guilty of a series of grisly neighborhood murders. Based on same book used for Alfred Hitchcock's 1927 thriller "The Lodger".
Walled In ( 2008 )
A young woman who recently graduated from engineering school travels to a remote location to supervise the demolition of a mysterious building. She soon discovers the horrifying secrets of the building and its past inhabitants, many of whom were victims of a vicious murderer who entombed his prey alive within its walls. Now she must turn the tables on the killer before she becomes his latest victim.
8213 Gacy House ( 2010 )
John Wayne Gacy murdered 33 young men and boys between 1972-1978 in suburban Chicago. 26 bodies were found in a crawl space beneath his house and 3 others were buried in the backyard.
Intruder ( 2008 )
When Andrew and his disturbed girlfriend, Lila, travel to a secluded estate for a weekend getaway, they fall into the clutches of a predatory murderer who stalks the dark forest near the house. On Halloween night, the town of Hobb's Ferry finds itself at the mercy of the Intruder, a bloodthirsty clown, whose depraved tricks push Lila to the brink of madness.
Righteous Kill ( 2008 )
Two veteran New York City detectives work to identify the possible connection between a recent murder and a case they believe they solved years ago; is there a serial killer on the loose, and did they perhaps put the wrong person behind bars?
Bundy: An American Icon ( 2008 )
Ted Bundy was a young man on the rise. His four year killing spree terrorized co-ed dorms across America and led the police on a cross country manhunt that would later lead to Ted escaping twice from police custody to continue his murderous habits. While using different identities and disguises to elude capture Ted finds his way to Florida to commit what becomes his last murders before being caught and tried in a court of law. Using his law school savvy to defend himself in his own murder case, Ted Bundy clearly proved himself to be one of the smartest and most notorious serial killers in the history of America before being convicted and sent to the electric chair in 1989. This film details the dark psyche and previously unexplored motivations of the man who became known as one of the most notorious serial killers to leave behind a legacy of evil.
Grave Misconduct ( 2008 )
A fledgling mystery writer sees an opportunity to advance her career after the death of a novelist/friend but faces dire consequences when a series of vicious murders occur, implicating her.
The Midnight Meat Train ( 2008 )
A New York photographer hunts down a serial killer.
Acolytes ( 2008 )
Three teenagers blackmail a serial killer.
The Alphabet Killer ( 2008 )
Based on the true story of the double initial killings in Rochester, NY.
Head Case ( 2007 )
A pseudo-documentary edited from the home movies of serial killers Wayne & Andrea Montgomery, presenting a look into their quiet, suburban lives...as well as the graphic & disturbing details of their horrific crimes.
Borderline Cult ( 2007 )
Three serial killers team up at the US/Mexican border town of Juarez and go on a killing spree.
100 Tears ( 2007 )
Two journalists are on the trail of a demented serial killer who may be much closer than they think.
The Poughkeepsie Tapes ( 2007 )
When hundreds of videotapes showing torture, murder and dismemberment are found in an abandoned house... more full synopsis
Albert Fish In Sin He Found Salvation ( 2007 )
Albert Fish, the horrific true story of elderly cannibal, sadomasochist, and serial killer, who lured children to their deaths in Depression-era New York City. Distorting biblical tales, Albert Fish takes the themes of pain, torture, atonement and suffering literally as he preys on victims to torture and sacrifice. Includes interviews with artist and Odditorium owner, Joe Coleman, and true-crime author, Katherine Ramsland, Ph.D.
Thr3e ( 2006 )
Innocent lives hang on the whim of an elusive psychopathic murderer whose strange riddles and impossible timelines force three people into a mission to end the game before one or all of them die.
The Mailman ( 2004 )
A cunning psychopath with more than an axe to grind murders the kindly Mailman in a small, placid suburban town. Darius Foxx scarred for life as a young boy by seeing his parents brutally murdered, comes back to town as the new Mailman to torment his younger brother, Daniel, and Daniel's adopted family. Daniel, a bored loner who is upset when he finds his lovely sister, Beth, has fallen for his best friend, Jay, learns of his adoption and past from the new Mailman. Upset by the news, he joins the Mailman in a string of cons and sadistic crimes before he realizes just what kind of psychopath he is dealing with, and by then it is almost too late. Can these three teenagers stop The Mailman before he kills again?
Chronicles ( 2004 )
When the star of a sensationalistic Miami news show travels to the Ecuadorian coastal village of Babahoyo to cover the story of a serial killer who hunts children, his personal ambition gets out of hand, and his pursuit of a moment of glory carries tragic consequences.
Evilenko ( 2004 )
The psychological thriller Evilenko tells the story of arguably the most infamous serial killer in the history of the Soviet Union. Malcolm McDowell portrays Andrei Evilenko, a man responsibly for the deaths of about 50 kids. An intrepid cop and a gifted psychological profiler team up to try and stop him.
The Barber ( 2003 )
Revelstoke, Alaska, is well known for its dark and stormy winters. As one such season approaches, local barber Dexter Miles (Malcolm McDowell) becomes excited when he hears that the lifeless body of resident Lucy Waters has been discovered. While the rest of the town bundles up for a brutal winter, a chilling story unravels and is shown to us through the horrifying eyes of a serial killer -
Ripper ( 2001 )
A massacre survivor (A.J. Cook) studies serial killers under a famous expert (Bruce Payne), but her classmates soon start dying at the hands of a Jack the Ripper copycat.
Scrapbook ( 2001 )
A young woman named Clara is captured by a serial killer named Leonard who records his "life story" by keeping a scrapbook of his many victims. In addition to adhering Polaroids, scraps of clothing, and other small trophies to the pages, Leonard has forced his victims to personally write in the scrapbook about their individual ordeals. Clara is beaten, raped, starved, and locked up like an animal, filthy and naked. She is forced to write in the scrapbook, adding her agony to the pages. She soon realizes that her only hope for survival is to manipulate Leonard through her writings in his cherished scrapbook.
In the Light of the Moon ( 2000 )
The story of Ed Gein, who dug up the corpses of over a dozen women and made things out of their remains before finally shooting two people to death and butchering their bodies like beef sides.
Cabin by the Lake ( 2000 )
A screenwriter, who lives in a cabin by the lake near Los Angeles, drowns young women, then goes back to visit their bodies and do their laundry.
The Ugly ( 1997 )
A female psychologist wants to understand the minds of a confessed serial killer who spent the last five years in a mental hospital because of his state.
Black Widow (1987) ( 1987 )
A federal investigator tracks down a gold digging woman who moves from husband to husband, kills them and collects the inheritance.
Angst ( 1983 )
A man is released from prison after serving four years for murdering an elderly woman. He quickly begins to feel the compulsion to kill again. After failing to murder a cab driver, he flees and discovers a secluded rural home, where a young woman lives with her sick mother and retarded brother. He then begins to take out his sadistic pleasures on them, attempting to hold them hostage, while thinking of his troubled childhood with his abusive mother and grandmother...
Bathory ( 2008 )
Bathory is based on the legends surrounding the life and deeds of Countess Elizabeth Bathory known as the greatest murderess in the history of mankind. Contrary to popular belief, Elizabeth Bathory was a modern Renaissance woman who ultimately fell victim to mens aspirations for power and wealth.
Burke & Hare ( 1972 )
Two men go into business supplying medical colleges with cadavers by robbing graves.
Burke and Hare ( 2011 )
Based on the true story about the famous murderers, 'Burke And Hare' follows the hapless exploits of these two men as they fall into the highly profitable business of providing cadavers for the medical fraternity in Nineteenth Century Edinburgh, then the centre of medical learning. The one thing they were short of was bodies.
Chicago Massacre: Richard Speck ( 2007 )
A horror film based on a real-life mass murder that took place in 1966.
Freeway Killer ( -0001 )
The true story of William Bonin a California serial killer.
The Gray Man ( 2007 )
Obsessive manhunt to identify and capture a despicable serial killer.
The Town That Dreaded Sundown ( 1977 )
A Texas Ranger hunts for a hooded serial killer terrorizing the residents of a small town, set in 1946 Arkansas. Losely based on a true story.
See No Evil The Moors Murders ( 2006 )
A vivid drama that documents the notorious "Moors murderers", Ian Brady and Myra Hindley.
Hostel ( 2005 )
Three backpackers head to a Slovakian city that promises to meet their hedonistic expectations, with no idea of the hell that awaits them.
Hostel: Part II ( 2007 )
Three American college students studying abroad are lured to a Slovakian hostel, and discover the grim reality behind it.
Wrong Turn ( 2003 )
Six people find themselves trapped in the woods of West Virginia, hunted down by "cannibalistic mountain men grossly disfigured through generations of in-breeding."
Wrong Turn 2: Dead End ( 2007 )
A group of reality show contestants find themselves fighting for their survival against a family of hideously deformed inbred cannibals who plan to ruthlessly butcher them all.
Wrong Turn 3: Left for Dead ( 2009 )
A group of people find themselves trapped in the backwoods of West Virginia, fighting for their lives against a group of vicious and horribly disfigured inbred cannibals.
Severance ( 2006 )
A team-building weekend in the mountains of Eastern Europe goes horribly wrong for the sales division...
The Hills Have Eyes ( 2006 )
A suburban American family is being stalked by a group of psychotic people who live in the desert, far away from civilization.
The Hills Have Eyes II ( 2007 )
A group of National Guard trainees find themselves battling against a vicious group of mutants on their last day of training in the desert.
The Hills Have Eyes ( 1977 )
On the way to California, a family has the misfortune to have their car break down in an area closed to the public, and inhabited by violent savages ready to attack.
The Hills Have Eyes Part II ( 1985 )
A group of bikers, which includes some of the survivors from the original film, embark on a journey...
Wolf Creek ( 2005 )
Stranded backpackers in remote Australia fall prey to a murderous bushman who offers to fix their car, then takes them captive.
Joy Ride ( 2001 )
Three young people on a road trip from Colorado to New Jersey talk to a trucker on their CB radio, then must escape when he turns out to be a psychotic killer.
The 'burbs ( 1989 )
An overstressed suburbanite and his paramilitaric neighbor struggle to prove their paranoid theory that the new family in town is a front for a cannibalistic cult.
B.T.K. ( 2008 )
Bind. Torture. Kill.
Deranged ( 1976 )
Based on the Ed Gein case, a deranged rural farmer becomes a grave robber and murderer after the death of his possessive mother whom he keeps her corpse, among others, as his companions in his decaying farmhouse
Dark Ride ( 2006 )
A group of six friends on a road trip stop off at an amusement park attraction named 'Dark Ride', unaware that a psychopath who brutally murdered two girls, has just escaped a mental institution and is seeking refuge there.
Halloween Night ( 2006 )
Based on actual events that took place on October 31st 1982, HALLOWEEN NIGHT is the story of how an inmate fled a maximum security facility, after killing two guardians. Upon returning to his family home, he embarks upon a killing spree that would later make him California's most notorious mass murderers
The Riverman ( 2004 )
A series of interviews are conducted with convicted serial killer Ted Bundy in hopes of gaining insight into the Green River Killer who is terrorizing Seattle.
Texas Killing Fields ( 2011 )
Souder, a homicide detective in a small Texan town, and his partner, transplanted New York City cop Detective Heigh, track a sadistic serial killer dumping his victims' mutilated bodies in a nearby marsh locals call 'The Killing Fields'. Though the swampland crime scenes are outside their jurisdiction, Detective Heigh is unable to turn his back on solving the gruesome murders. Despite his partner's warnings, he sets out to investigate the crimes. Before long, the killer changes the game and begins hunting the detectives, teasing them with possible clues at the crime scenes while always remaining one step ahead. When familiar local girl Anne goes missing, the detectives find themselves racing against time to catch the killer and save the young girl's life.
Faces in the Crowd ( 2011 )
A horror-thriller centered on a woman living with "face-blindness" after surviving a serial killer's attack. As she lives with her condition, one in which facial features change each time she loses sight of them, the killer closes in.
The Cell ( 2000 )
A psychotherapist journeys inside a comatose serial killer in the hopes of saving his latest victim.
The Cell 2 ( 2009 )
The Cusp is a serial killer who kills his victims and then brings them back to life; over and over again; until they beg to die...
Hide ( 2011 )
A Boston detective investigates the mummified remains of six women, based on a novel by Lisa Gardner.
The Sleeper ( 2012 )
It's 1981 and the girls of Alpha Gamma Theta sorority are having a party. As the new pledges arrive, so does an uninvited guest. Little do the sisters know someone is watching them in the shadows. As the girls shower, study, eat and sleep the stalker studies the girls. One by one he finds the girls at their most vulnerable and murders them. The police hunt for the missing girls and their killer, but will they find them in time? Or will the girls be forced to fight for their lives...
Nightstalker ( 2010 )
Nightstalker ( 2002 )
The night sets over Los Angeles and the NIGHTSTALKER speeds through downtown, smoking crack and searching for prostitutes, he finds both. After realizing he can't get what he wants from women, he sets off to feed his unholy hunger by heading into the suburbs of East Los Angeles where he murders and rapes a young woman as she sleeps in her house. Five days later, a young and beautiful beat cop, GABRIELLA MARTINEZ and her older, corrupt partner, FRANK LUIS, answer a call to a home and find the bodies of the young woman and her husband, mutilated and marked by Satanic ritual. Over the next few weeks, the Nightstalker continues his reign of terror and after more gruesome murders, Gabriella Martinez is offered a job on the task force investigating the murders that have kept the city of East Los Angeles in a state of total fear. Although skeptical of the reasons for her promotion, she nevertheless decides to try and make a difference and catch this killer who represents everything that she stands against. LIEUTENANT MAYBERRY and DETECTIVE ELLIOTT, her superiors on the task force, offer her a lukewarm welcome. Distracted by her own life choices, the inappropriate advances of co-workers, and the homelife she has been forced to play the role of patriarch in, she makes an error of judgment by leaking classified information to a young, aggressive reporter, ADRIANNE DELOIA. Suspended from the force, Martinez is visited by her old partner, Luis, who tells her that through some "dirty" policework he found out where the suspect was hiding. Still interested in doing the right thing, Martinez convinces Luis to take her downtown where she learns that the Nightstalker has picked her and the reporter as his next victims. Martinez and the Nightstalker become engaged in a game of cat-and-mouse that ends up with Martinez being force to decide between killing this murderer or letting him be arrested... Deciding to take a new path in her life, she lets him go. The same world which created this monster will now take his life, but she will not poison herself by killing another human being and becoming like him.
Ricky 6 ( 2006 )
Based on the true story of drugs, satanism, and murder in the upper class town of Northport, Long Island in 1984.
Borderland ( 2007 )
On a trip to a Mexican border town, three college friends stumble upon a human-sacrifice cult.
Starkweather ( 2004 )
Since childhood, Nebraska farm-boy Charles Starkweather has a schizophrenic Mr. Hyde side, a nameless dark figure, who inspires him to be cruel for the kicks.
Jack the Ripper ( 1976 )
A serial killer whose mother was a prostitute starts killing streetwalkers as a way of paying back his mother for her abuse.
The Manson Family ( 2003 )
You've seen the story through the eyes of the law... Now see it through the eyes of The Manson Family
In the Cut ( 2003 )
Following the gruesome murder of a young woman in her neighborhood, a self-determined woman living in New York City--as if to test the limits of her own safety--propels herself into an impossibly risky sexual liaison. Soon she grows increasingly wary about the motives of every man with whom she has contact--and about her own.
The Collector ( 1965 )
Freddie, a socially withdrawn bank clerk and butterfly collector, decides to expand to collecting human specimens. That's where art student Miranda Grey comes in. Miranda matches wits with Freddie the icy psychopath.
Wrong Turn 4 ( 2011 )
Follows a group of friends that decide to go snowmobiling during their winter break. They make a "wrong turn", getting lost in a storm, and seek shelter in an abandoned sanatorium. They are completely isolated by the storm and are thankful they can get out of the elements. But the sanatorium has a troubled past, and some of its former patients still reside there and are not happy about the intrusion. In a deadly game of cat and mouse, the college kids must fight to survive the night.
The Raven ( 2012 )
In this gritty thriller, Edgar Allan Poe (John Cusack, Being John Malkovich) joins forces with a young Balti detective (Luke Evans, Immortals) to hunt down a mad serial killer who's using Poe's own works as the basis in a string of brutal murders. Di
The Stranger Beside Me ( 2003 )
While working at a Seattle clinic for women in the 1970s, Ann Rule becomes friends with Ted Bundy. Based on a book by Ann Rule.
The Capture of the Green River Killer ( 2008 )
A pair of girls seeking adventure beyond the their Western Washington trailer park encounter the area's most ruthless serial killer. Based on Sheriff David Reichert's book, "Chasing the Devil: My Twenty-Year Quest to Capture the Green River Killer"
Baseline Killer ( 2008 )
A vicious serial killer stalks and kills women along Baseline Avenue, a 2-mile stretch in East Phoenix.
August Underground ( 2001 )
Two serial killers go on a murdering rampage as one films the outcome from behind a video camera. One of the most realistically portrayed simulated snuff films.
Body Parts ( 1991 )
After losing his arm in a car accident, a criminal psychologist has it replaced with a limb that belonged to a serial killer.
Botched ( 2007 )
During a heist in Russia, a professional thief finds himself dealing with serial killers, insane hostages, double-crossing psycho Russian hardmen and the real possibility of a horrible death.
Circle ( 2010 )
The FBI and US Marshals pursue an escaped serial killer who is headed to his childhood home
DotKill ( 2005 )
Charlie Daines, a morphine-addicted detective on the trail of a sophisticated psychopath who is setting up murders and broadcasting them live on the internet. As he closes in on the killer, he realizes that it has become personal and that he is to be
Mr. Hell ( 2006 )
A secret bioweapons lab invaded by mercenaries becomes a house of horrors when they encounter MR. HELL, an ancient serial killer who takes souls by removing his victims eyes.
How to Be a Serial Killer ( 2008 )
HOW TO BE A SERIAL KILLER is the story of Mike Wilson, a charismatic, educated, and articulate young man who has found his life's purpose in exterminating people.
Boston Strangler: The Untold Story ( 2008 )
Boston Strangler: The Untold Story is an intense true-crime thriller about Albert De Salvo, a wise cracking...
Kemper ( 2008 )
A film based on the true story of Ed Kemper, a serial killer who murdered ten in Santa Cruz, CA during the late sixties and early seventies.
Snowtown ( 2011 )
Sixteen-year-old Jamie lives with his mother, Elizabeth, and two younger brothers, Alex and Nicholas, in a housing trust home in Adelaide's northern suburbs. Their home is but one of many sun-starved houses crammed together to cater for a disenfranchised society. Jamie longs for an escape from the violence and hopelessness that surrounds him and his salvation arrives in the form of John, a charismatic man who unexpectedly comes to his aid. As John spends more and more time with Jamie's family, Elizabeth and her boys begin to experience a stability and sense of family that they have never known. John moves from the role of Jamie's protector to that of a mentor, indoctrinating Jamie into his world, a world brimming with bigotry, righteousness and malice. Like a son mimicking his father, Jamie soon begins to take on some of John's traits and beliefs as he spends more and more time with him and his select group of friends. The protection and guidance that John presents to Jamie is initially welcomed however as events occur around him, including the disappearance of several people, Jamie begins to harbour deep suspicions about John and his motivations. When the truth is finally revealed to Jamie his hopes of happiness are threatened by both his loyalty for, and fear of, his father-figure John Bunting, Australia's most notorious serial killer.
The Countess ( 2009 )
A 17th century Hungarian countess embarks on a murderous undertaking, with the belief that bathing in the blood of virgins will preserve her beauty.
Sweeney Todd ( 2006 )
Winstone brings to life a very introspective Sweeney Todd, whose childhood was crushed by injustice and who has a soft heart for the downtrodden. The barber's killings are oddly understandable, and his connection with Mrs. Lovett is slowly drawn and
Ms. 45 ( 1981 )
A shy and mute seamstress goes insane after being attacked and raped twice in one day, in which she takes to the streets of New York after dark and randomly kills men with a .45 caliber gun.
Fallen ( 1998 )
Homicide detective John Hobbes witnesses the execution of serial killer Edgar Reese. Soon after the execution the killings start again, and they are very similar to Reese's style.
Feed ( 2005 )
An Interpol cop from Sydney, who has his own demons, pursues a man in the United States who liberates women from the cultural norms of thinness by feeding them to gross weights. He also shows their photographs to Internet subscribers. But what else is he up to? The Aussie suspects murder or worse. The cop, Phillip Jackson, and his mark, Michael Metszencalmpf, are in a game of cat and mouse - but which is the cat?
Blitz ( 2011 )
A tough cop is dispatched to take down a serial killer who has been targeting police officers.
Killer Pickton ( 2005 )
A new documentary alleges that serial killer Robert Pickton's inner circle knew key details relating to his crimes, but their dependency on Pickton kept them from going to police.
Peter ( 2011 )
Nightwatch ( 1994 )
In order to finance his law studies, Martin starts as a night watchman in a mortuary. When the victims of a serial killer of prostitutes are deposited there, scary things begin to happen. Therefore and because of a strange bet with his fellow student Jens, the police begins to think he is the murderer. Police detective Wormer wants to help him but Martin is more and more suspected.
Serial Killing 4 Dummys ( 2004 )
Casey Noland, a high school kid with no direction in life, decides to pursue the serial killing profession. Only problem...
Poe ( 2012 )
Brilliant and wealthy Dr. Andrew Casey is a serial killer who goes by the name 'The Chef'. One night eleven years ago his wife found out. He was arrested and imprisoned at Marathon County Asylum for the criminally insane. Eleven years pass and he is released, completely rehabilitated and moves to Los Angeles under the alias Mr. Jack Conway. Yuppie and former teacher, Johnathon Poe, a descendant of the famed writer Edgar Allan Poe and a brilliant writer in his own right is about to form a bond with the chef as the great doctor begins his spree of killings and cannibalism again.
Medium Raw Night of the Wolf ( 2010 )
Capturing the sadistic serial killer "The Wolf" was just the beginning for rookie cop Johnny Morgan. As he escorts the monster to his new home in the dark underground halls of Parker's Asylum, bedlam ensues and Johnny along with a handful of civilians become players in a night of survival against the world's most terrifying inmates.
The Road ( 2011 )
A twelve year old cold case is reopened when three teens are missing in an abandoned road. In the course of the investigation, deeper and gruesome stories of abduction and murders are discovered. After more than two decades, the secrets of the haunted road may finally be revealed.
Memories of Murder ( 2003 )
In 1986, in the province of Gyunggi, in South Korea, a second young and beautiful woman is found dead, raped and tied and gagged with her underwear. Detective Park Doo-Man and Detective Cho Yong-koo, two brutal and stupid local detectives without any technique, investigate the murder using brutality and torturing the suspects, without any practical result. The Detective Seo Tae-Yoon from Seul comes to the country to help the investigations and is convinced that a serial-killer is killing the women. When a third woman is found dead in the same "modus-operandi", the detectives find leads of the assassin.
Man Bites Dog ( 1992 )
A camera crew follows a serial killer/thief around as he exercises his craft. He expounds on art, music...
Hands of the Ripper ( 1971 )
The infant daughter of Jack the Ripper is witness to the brutal murder of her mother by her father. Fifteen years later she is a troubled young woman who is seemingly possessed by the spirit of her father. While in a trance she continues his murderous killing spree but has no recollection of the events afterwards. A sympathetic psychiatrist takes her in and is convinced he can cure her condition. Soon, however, he regrets his decision.
Gosa 2 ( 2010 )
A college-aged student teacher (played by Hwang Jeong-Eum) is assigned to a high school. Once she arrives murders start occurring in succession.
I Saw the Devil ( 2010 )
Freeway ( 1996 )
A twisted take on 'Little Red Riding Hood' with a teenage juvenile delinquent on the run from a social worker traveling to her grandmother's house and being hounded by a charming, but sadistic, serial killer/pedophile.
Rampage ( 1989 )
Liberal district attorney decides to seek the death penalty for a man who slaughtered a family at Christmastime, then drank their blood. He escapes, though, and starts killing again.
Time After Time ( 1979 )
H.G. Wells pursues Jack the Ripper to the 20th Century when the serial murderer uses the future writer's time machine to escape his time period.
The Chaser ( 2008 )
Joong-ho is a dirty detective turned pimp in financial trouble as several of his girls have recently disappeared without clearing their debts...
Shadow of a Doubt ( 1943 )
A young woman thinks her uncle may be a serial killer.
Murder by Decree ( 1979 )
Sherlock Holmes investigates London's most infamous case, Jack the Ripper. As he investigates, he finds that the Ripper has friends in high places.
Profondo rosso ( 1975 )
A musician witnesses the murder of a famous psychic, and then teams up with a fiesty reporter to find the killer while evading attempts on their lives by the unseen killer bent on keeping a dark secret buried.
M ( 1931 )
Someone is murdering children in a German city. The Police search is so intense, it is disturbing the 'normal' criminals, and the local hoods decide to help find the murderer as quickly as possible.
Long Pigs ( 2007 )
A documentary by two desperate young filmmakers who stumble upon the ultimate subject, a 33 year old cannibalistic serial killer named Anthony McAllister, who has agreed to let them document every aspect of his horrifically violent life-style. Initially terrified, the filmmakers get to know Anthony as a person. They even begin to identify with his ecological and philosophical justifications for his cannibalistic lifestyle. It's only when they investigate further that the filmmakers begin to doubt Anthony's accounts of his past. Tensions noticeably rise as the filmmakers continue to confront Anthony on his conflicting stories and ever-changing philosophies. During an awkward interview, the filmmakers interview Merle, the father of a young girl who was abducted and never found. This abduction was Anthony's first child victim. Merle welcomes them into his home and gives them a heart-felt experience that even Anthony is touched by. As the documentary reaches its conclusion Anthony begins to become uncomfortably aware of the how much of his life he has revealed to these filmmakers. In a final interview with Anthony a deadly confrontation erupts and all that remains is a broken camera and this footage. This film will challenge the audience to view a horrific side of humanity and will deliver a social commentary that leaves the audience thinking about the world they live in and the power and effect of all media.
Surveillance ( 2008 )
An FBI agent tracks a serial killer with the help of three of his would-be victims - all of whom have wildly different stories to tell.
Monsieur Verdoux ( 1947 )
A suave but cynical man supports his family by marrying and murdering rich women for their money, but the job has some occupational hazards.
Bluebeard ( 1972 )
A World War I pilot whom everbody envies as a "ladykiller" actually is - after he beds the women he's after, he murders them.
La tarantola dal ventre nero ( 1971 )
Inspector Tellini investigates serial crimes where victims are paralyzed while having their bellies ripped open with a sharp knife, much in the same way tarantulas are killed by the black wasp. As suspects keep dying, Inspector directs his attention to a spa all the victims had a connection with.
The Bird with the Crystal Plumage ( 1970 )
A writer is stalked by a serial killer after witnessing a murder attempt on one woman's life.
HellBent ( 2004 )
Halloween in West Hollywood, two guys making out in a park are interrupted by a serial killer. Later that night, a group of gay kids decide to visit to the site of the murders.
The Deadly Tower ( 1975 )
Charles Whitman is student at the University of Texas in Austin. He often suffers from headaches, during which he tends to violence. One night, he kills wife and mother, buys a number of rifles and loads of ammunition and takes them to the top of the tower of the university, where he barricades himself. With his long-range weapons his starts to shoot at everything that moves. Already until the police arrives, there are numerous people wounded or dead.
The Turnpike Killer ( 2009 )
Over a span of ten years the butchered remains of New York City women have been found dumped along the New Jersey Turnpike. The sadistic fiend behind these horrid murders has been coined "The Turnpike Killer". His search for the "chosen one" has left a seemingly endless trail of bloodshed and brutality. NYPD Homicide Detective Lloyd is on the job but still,"The Turnpike Killer" evades capture. Keep off the streets at night, stay out of the tunnels and avoid the bridges. You cannot escape him when all roads lead to death.
Death Valley ( 1982 )
A divorced mother, her young son and her new boyfriend set out on a road trip through Death Valley and run afoul of a local serial killer.
Killer's Delight ( 1978 )
A detective tracks a serial killer through San Francisco.
The Dorm That Dripped Blood ( 1982 )
Joanne, Patty, Brian, and Craig prepare the old dorm building to be torn down. They are pursued by a serial killer with a wide range of murder methods, ranging from power drill to industrial steam cooker. Is it that spooky weird guy John Hemmit killing off the incidental characters, or is it someone/thing even more terrifying?
Tenebre ( 1982 )
An American writer in Rome is stalked by a serial killer bent on harassing him while killing all people associated with his work on his latest book.
Night School ( 1981 )
A Boston police detective investigates a series of gruesome decapitations of various college coeds commited by a helmeted, black-leather clad serial killer which leads him to suspect a well known anthropology professor as well as his female live-in assistant.
He Knows You're Alone ( 1980 )
A young bride-to-be is being stalked upon by a serial killer. She gets help from a former lover, but will they manage to escape?
213 ( 2008 )
A police profiler has just returned from psychiatric leave only to find that he is caught up in a serial killer's rampage. Fighting to keep buried the trauma of his childhood, he must confront the all too-familiar flesh masks that the killer leaves on the faces of his victims. He must face his own demons along with the killer to save his small eroding existence.
Killer Nurse ( 2008 )
He called himself the Angel of Death. But when the police discovered that he was involved with over 40 deaths, he name soon became Killer Nurse. In the beginning it was his story against theirs. Soon he gave up his version of the events and admitted to killing 43 patients in his care at the St. Mary's Hospital. Charles Cullen also became one of the most notorious serial killers in the history of the
Sorority Row ( 2009 )
A group of sorority sisters try to cover up the death of their house-sister after a prank gone wrong, only to be stalked by a serial killer.
The Minus Man ( 1999 )
A cold-blooded serial killer floats around the country and chooses his victims from people who complain about their lives and indicate a willingness to be killed. His murders are introduced with the killing of an asthmatic junkie. The killer settles into a seaside rooming house run by an unhappy married couple and waits for his next victims to unveil themselves. Dream cops plague his nights, while plotting his murders. Meanwhile, he also starts a relationship with a postal clerk, which momentarily misleads one into thinking he is ready to give up his murderous life.
Cruising ( 1980 )
A police detective goes undercover in the sleazy and underground gay subculture of New York City to catch a serial killer who is murdering numerous gay men with S&M tactics.
Banshee ( 2006 )
A car thief (Manning) goes on the run after stealing a killer's vehicle.
Freeway II: Confessions of a Trickbaby ( 1999 )
A teenage prostitute escapes from a juvenile prison with a 16-year-old serial killer and both go on a destructive road trip to Mexico in this twist on the "Hanzel Gretel" fairy tale.
You're Nobody 'til Somebody Kills You ( 2012 )
"You're Nobody 'til somebody kills you" is an action packed and gritty story of two New York City homicide detectives that are forced into the high-stakes world of the hip hop industry. A complex web of murder, sex, money and music unfolds as the homicide detectives track a serial killer with an appetite for some of hip hop's biggest stars.
And Soon the Darkness ( 2010 )
When two American girls on a bike trip in a remote part of Argentina split up and one of them goes missing, the other must find her before her worst fears are realized.
10 to Midnight ( 1983 )
A serial killer gets his kicks by knifing his victims while naked. A veteran cop, Leo Kessler believes...
Eyes of Laura Mars ( 1978 )
Suddenly Laura Mars can see through the eyes of a serial killer as he commits his crimes. She contacts...
Highwaymen ( 2004 )
Rennie Cray (Caviezel) embarks on a bloodthirsty rampage to avenge the death of his wife who was struck down by a serial killer - a man who hunts and kills women using his '72 El Dorado.
Black Christmas ( 1974 )
A sorority house is terrorized by a stranger who makes frightening phone calls and then murders the sorority sisters during Christmas break.
Black Christmas ( 2006 )
An escaped maniac returns to his childhood home on Christmas Eve, which is now a sorority house, and begins to murder the sorority sisters one by one.
Vengeance is Mine ( 1979 )
Chronological exploits of Iwao Enokizu, a murderous thief on the lam.
Red Riding In the Year of Our Lord 1974 ( 2009 )
A rookie journalist looks to solve the increasingly vexing case of a serial killer on the loose.
Red Riding: 1980 ( 2009 )
Police corruption interferes with the search for a killer in Yorkshire, England. Based on David Peace's novel "Nineteen Eighty".
Red Riding In the Year of Our Lord 1983 ( 2009 )
The seemingly untouchable, corrupt West Yorkshire police, and the true evil mastermind behind the child abductions and murders of the last 14 years, can't resist doing it again. Against them, a fat useless lawyer, and one r
Son of Sam ( 2008 )
Piggy ( 2012 )
London, modern day: Joe, a mild mannered young man is bored by his life. When his beloved brother is murdered Joe finds solace in Piggy, one of his brother's old friends. Piggy helps Joe to cope with grief, intent on saving him and helping him get justice for his brother's killing. As their friendship grows Joe finds himself in an increasing dangerous and murky world of violence and revenge. As Joe life collapses around him he starts to question who Piggy really is, and how honest he's really been with him. When Joe confronts Piggy a series of events are put in place that lead to a disastrous climax.
Munger Road ( 2011 )
On the eve of the annual Scarecrow Festival, two St. Charles police officers search for a return killer the same night four teenagers go missing on Munger Road.
Malevolence ( 2004 )
Created as the middle section of a three-part trilogy, 'Malevolence' is the tragic story of a group of bank robbers on the run from the law. They hide out in an abandoned house on the outskirts of town, unaware it is next door to the home of a family of serial killers. One of their hostages escapes and runs for help, but all hell breaks loose when she runs to the "wrong" house.
Smiley ( 2012 )
After learning of an urban legend in which a demented serial killer named SMILEY can be summoned through the Internet, mentally fragile Ashley must decide whether she is losing her mind or becoming Smiley's next victim.
Confessions of a Serial Killer ( 1985 )
After being arrested, a Texas man begins confessing to the brutal murder of over 200 women. He recounts his random selection of victims and his traveling companions, his friend and friend's sister. But the police can't be sure whether to believe him or not until he locates a body and shows them some polaroids. Based on the true story of Henry Lee Lucas.
Comments
Posted by rockera0215 2 years, 1 month ago.

Awesome list!! Well done!!

Posted by _movieaddict_ 2 years, 1 month ago.

well done gd list gotta say alot of d movies i have not heard of so will be checkin em out so thanks for that

Posted by Yaniab 2 years, 3 months ago.

Now I have many movies to see <3 thanks

Posted by idilali 2 years, 7 months ago.

Great list. Thanks for putting it together as it gives us many ideas.

Posted by bobbyhayton 2 years, 8 months ago.

thanks good lists

Posted by sonorawith 2 years, 11 months ago.

I've just remembered: + 'in the cut'. There's a serial killer there & it's an amazing movie.

Posted by sonorawith 2 years, 11 months ago.

OhmyBuddha, you did a great job here! Thanks for sharing it.

Posted by anjowy 3 years ago.

Nicely done!

Posted by BruceWayne2 3 years, 1 month ago.

All your lists are spot on man , have some karma jock !!

Posted by verynicetopigeons 3 years, 2 months ago.

Awesome

Posted by MrVinni74 3 years, 2 months ago.

cool list man!

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