Butcher movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant butcher movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, realistic, disturbing, bleak, melancholic and semi serious films and TV shows about / with butcher, murder, crimes, family relations, blood, violence, female nudity, catastrophe, brutality and vengeance plots mostly in Comedy, Horror and Drama genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as butcher: The Green Butchers (2003), The Midnight Meat Train (2008), Fast Food Nation (2006), Blood Diner (1987), Meat (2010), One Man and His Cow (2016), High Tension (2003), Frontier(s) (2007), The Butcher (1970), Some Like It Rare (2021).

List of butcher movies

The Green Butchers (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Green Butchers (Danish: De grønne slagtere) is a black comedy featuring two butchers, Svend "Sweat" and Bjarne, who start their own shop to get away from their arrogant boss. Cannibalism is soon introduced to the plot, and further ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, absurd, parody, realistic ...
Plot: butcher, cannibalism, dark humor, friendship, family relations, business venture, workplace situations, buddies, crimes, losing-it hero, workplace, coma ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark, europe, california
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The Midnight Meat Train (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The photographer Leon lives with his girlfriend and waitress Maya waiting for a chance to get in the photo business. When Maya contacts their friend Jurgis, he schedules a meeting for Leon with the successful owner of arts gallery Susan Hoff; she ...
Style: bloody, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, butcher, violence, photographer, psychopath, crimes, witnessing a crime, violent, obsession, stalking, torture, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
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Fast Food Nation (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, USA, Mexico
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Inspired by author Eric Schlosser's New York Times best-seller of the same name, director Richard Linklater's ensemble drama examines the health issues and social consequences of America's love affair with fast food and features an ...
Style: disturbing, semi serious, talky, stylized, clever ...
Plot: fast food restaurant, butcher, junk food, public health, illegal immigration, boss and employee, americana, workplace, fighting the system, social problems, cooking and food, factory worker ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa, colorado, mexico, california
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 5.3
 5K
Blood Diner (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two cannibalistic brothers kill various young women to make their flesh part of their new special dish at their rundown restaurant while seeking blood sacrifices to awaken a dormant Egyptian goddess.
Style: semi serious, scary, humorous, splatter, psychotronic ...
Plot: butcher, diner, reincarnation, cooking and food, psychopath, ancient mystery, crimes, escapades, absurd humor, goddess, massacre, insanity ...
Time: 80s
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 4.6
 349
Meat (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young woman is awakened to a world of cruelty, shadowy passions and sensuality.
Style: experimental, psychotronic, surreal, disturbing
Plot: inspector, butcher, murder, gynecological exam, investigation, obsessive love, violence, obsession, sexual fantasy, teacher student relationship, sheep, cow ...
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One Man and His Cow (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An Algerian man's life-long dream finally comes true when he receives an invitation to take his cow Jacqueline to the Paris International Agriculture Fair.
Style: road movie
Plot: humility, farming, stage magician, magic show, muslim, solidarity, customs, butcher, jailed, friendship, dancing, school ...
Place: algeria, paris france, marseille, france
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 6.7
 72K
High Tension (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alexia travels with her friend Marie to spend a couple of days with her family in their farm in the country. They arrive late and they are welcomed by Alexia's father. Late in the night, a sadistic and sick killer breaks into the farmhouse, ...
Style: scary, slasher, psychological, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: home invasion, evil man, kidnapping, massacre, brutality, insanity, sadism, serial rapist, sadistic horror, sadistic killer, psycho killer, sadistic psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, south of france, europe
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 6.2
 27K
Frontier(s) (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A gang of young thieves flee Paris during the violent aftermath of a political election, only to hole up at an Inn run by neo-Nazis.
Style: macabre, scary, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: cannibalism, psychopath, sadistic horror, torture, human monster, sadism, survival, cruelty, confined, strong violent content, violence, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
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 7.4
 9K
The Butcher (1970)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An unlikely friendship between a dour, working class butcher and a repressed schoolteacher coincides with a grisly series of Ripper-type murders in a provincial French town.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, gloomy, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, small town, butcher, psychopath, opposites attract, vietnam veteran, obsession, mystery, crimes, investigation, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Some Like It Rare (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sophie and Vincent’s small butcher shop is on the brink of bankruptcy and their marriage is falling apart. Their lives are turned upside down when Vincent accidentally kills a vegan activist who vandalized their shop. Overwhelmed and terrified of ...
Style: captivating, satirical, suspense, disturbing, semi serious
Plot: butcher, dark humor, cannibal, husband wife relationship, unhappy marriage, relationships, family business, murder, family problems, male female relationship, relationship problems, murderer ...
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Normandy Nude (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: At the Mêle sur Sarthe, a small Norman village, farmers are affected by a crisis. Georges Balbuzard, the mayor of the city, is not one to let them down and decides to try everything to save his village ...
Style: tragicomedy, psychological, atmospheric, humorous, funny ...
Plot: nudism, farmer, vandalism, helicopter, wedding ceremony, butcher, husband wife relationship, american abroad, female nudity, redheaded woman, small town, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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 4.7
 203
Halal Daddy (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Ireland, Germany, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: While managing a run down abattoir, young Muslim Raghdan Aziz stumbles through cultural chaos and generational conflicts, dealing with enraged fathers, stoned buddies and an alleged ex-lover of his girlfriend.
Style: captivating, humorous, funny, light, feel good ...
Plot: culture clash, father son relationship, muslim, prejudice, butcher, family relations, cultural difference, father daughter relationship, generation gap, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationship problems, social relations ...
Place: ireland
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Ed Gein: The Musical (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A glimpse inside the mind of one of America's most notorious murderers set to a unique musical score.
Style: parody, suspenseful, slasher, scary, bleak ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, killer, butcher, sadistic psychopath, heroes, threat, crimes, who done it, strong violent content, masked killer, killing spree ...
Time: year 1950
Place: wisconsin
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Harvard Court (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 6 min.
TV show
Story: An original comedy web series which draw viewers into "Harvard Court," a dreamy and absurd rendering of a gated community of misfits in Hollywood, California.
Style: sitcom, parody, witty, feel good, light ...
Plot: sexual humor, social satire, celebrity, hollywood, harvard, restaurant, musician, comedian, joke, argument, narcissist, hippie ...
Place: california, usa
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Two Heads Creek (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A timid butcher and his drama queen twin sister quit the hostile confines of post- Brexit Britain and adventure to Australia in search of their birth mother, but the seemingly tolerant townsfolk are hiding a dark, meaty secret.
Style: suspense, captivating, humorous, bleak, psychotronic
Plot: fish out of water, secret, survival, trapped, family secret, animal sex, conspiracy, dysfunctional family, teamwork, psychopath, adoption, murder ...
Place: australia
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The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK, Ireland, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The fictional world of Royston Vasey is facing apocalypse and the only way to avert disaster is for our nightmarish cast of characters to find a way into the real world and confront their creators. From present day Soho to the fictional film world ...
Style: witty, humorous, semi serious, futuristic, surreal ...
Plot: good versus evil, apocalypse, farce, parallel world, village life, time travel, village, husband wife relationship, end of the world, parallel universe, fictional city, breaking the fourth wall ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, europe, london
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The Butcher's Wife (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A clairvoyant woman thinks that she's met her future husband because she's seen him in a dream. They marry and he takes her back to his butcher shop in New York city, where her powers tend to influence everyone she meets while working in ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: supernatural, clairvoyant, romance, love, family relations, unfulfillment, couple relations, true love, fall in love, butcher, magic, couples ...
Time: future
Place: new york, usa
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 5.6
 10K
Borderland (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three college students, Phil, Ed, and Henry take a road trip into Mexico for a week of drinking and carefree fun only to have Phil find himself a captive of a group of satanic Mexican drug smugglers who kill tourists and whom are looking for a group ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, suspenseful, psychological, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killing spree, murder, missing person, bondage, insanity, evil, cult, human sacrifice, crimes, drug abuse, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, usa, texas, latin america
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Eyes Wide Open (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Israel, Germany, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A beautifully affecting love story that has rightly earned comparisons to Brokeback Mountain, Haim Tabakman's potent yet impeccably restrained tale has won awards and accolades at film festivals the world over. Aaron, a pillar in ...
Style: realistic, bleak, captivating, tense, serious ...
Plot: gay, gay love, closeted homosexual, gay relationship, gay sex, forbidden love, first gay sexual experience, rabbi, life turned upside down, love and romance, love affair, warning ...
Time: contemporary
Place: israel, jerusalem
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The Mad Butcher (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany, Monaco
Duration: 81 min.
Story: After being released from a mental hospital, Otto returns to his old job as a butcher. He tries to adjust to his new life, but after a bitter argument with his wife, he accidentally kills her. Fearing he will be sent back to the hospital, he grinds ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: dark humor, psychopath, voyeurism, murder, mental institution, mentally unstable, investigation, serial killer, butcher, mental patient, hospital, teenage life ...
Time: 70s, 1930s
Place: austria, europe, central europe, vienna
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So I Married an Axe Murderer (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Just after a bad breakup, Charlie MacKenzie falls for lovely butcher Harriet Michaels and introduces her to his parents. But, as voracious consumers of sensational tabloids, his parents soon come to suspect that Harriet is actually a notorious ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, not serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: serial killer, farce, murder, female killer, poet, honeymoon, butcher, romance, couples, proposal, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, scotland
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 7.3
 23K
I Stand Alone (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Butcher (known from Noe's short film Carne) has done some time in jail after beating up the guy who tried to seduce his teenage mentally-handicapped daughter. Now he wants to start a new life. He leaves his daughter in an institution and ...
Style: depressing, rough, psychological, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: nihilism, mistress, incest overtones, incest rape, character on the edge, social misfits, alienation, loneliness, insanity, anger, revenge, starting over ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
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The Northerners (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A black comedy set in the 1960s in a small Netherlands community, populated by a cast of eccentrics, all of whom hold a range of sexual obsessions and frustrated desires.
Style: surreal, realistic, semi serious, sexy, witty ...
Plot: butcher, estrangement, family relations, couples, dark humor, dull life, nosy, escape from reality, social relations, sexual content, society, social misfits ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, holland, netherlands
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Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Luxembourg, France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This film, adapted from a work of fiction by author Tracy Chevalier, tells a story about the events surrounding the creation of the painting "Girl With A Pearl Earring" by 17th century Dutch master Johannes Vermeer. A young peasant maid ...
Style: thought provoking, enigmatic, sincere, stylized, serious ...
Plot: maid, painting, painter, master and servant, art, sexual tension, artist, fall in love, society, jealousy, new job, couple relations ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century
Place: holland, europe, netherlands
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Gangs of New York (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 167 min.
Story: It's 1863. America was born in the streets. Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic gangland kingpin, Bill the Butcher, who murdered his father years earlier. With an eager pickpocket by ...
Style: tense, rough, stylized, atmospheric, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gang, gangsters, organized crime, revenge, betrayal, gang war, street gang, crime boss, courage, racial slur, army ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s, 1840s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.6
 85K
Delicatessen (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This bizarre surrealistic black comedy takes place in a small fictitious post-apocalyptic town where food is scarce and butcher Clapet has the macabre business of using human flesh to feed his customers. Yet when his daughter falls in love with his ...
Style: futuristic, surreal, stylized, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: dark humor, distopia, cannibalism, cannibal, clown, escape, satire, suicide attempt, butcher, underground, post apocalypse, french ...
Time: future
Place: france
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Invitation to a Suicide (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A black comedy set in the Polish immigrant neighborhood of Greenpoint, Brooklyn about a man selling tickets to his own suicide to save his father's life.
Style: humorous, captivating, light, realistic, semi serious
Plot: crimes, gangsters, family business, immigrants, society, family relations, dark humor, suicide, funeral home, butcher, bakery, save the day ...
Time: future
Place: new york
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 5.2
 376
Big Meat Eater (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After killing the crooked mayor a homicidal janitor named Abdullah goes to work for a butcher who has invented a new language for the town's planned futuristic theme park. In the butcher shop is a septic tank where scraps of meat are dumped ...
Style: scary, semi serious, humorous, psychotronic, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: space and aliens, meat, butcher, alien, evil alien, graphic violence, mutant, chaos, disorder, alien encounter, murder, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s
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Duck Duck Goose (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: China, USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After he’s grounded by an injury, a high-flying bachelor is saddled with two wide-eyed orphans as they come face-to-face with the dangers and beauty of the outside world.
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, colourful
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: goose, duck, migration, journey, guardian, parents and children, bird, family, misfit, turtle, butcher, anthropomorphic animal ...
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Escape from Cannibal Farm (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the British countryside, the Harver family head out on an idyllic summer camping trip where they can bury past tensions and enjoy some family bonding. But when their camp is sabotaged by an unseen intruder in the night, they head to the nearby ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, tense, bleak
Plot: cannibalism, survival horror, deathtrap, maniac, escape attempt, trap, cannibal, struggle for survival, butcher, dysfunctional family, victim, trapped ...
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