Strangler movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant strangler movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychotronic, realistic and tense films and TV shows about / with strangler, murder, strangulation, serial killer, crimes, death, investigation, deadly, psychopath and female nudity plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
strangler movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as strangler: The Strangler's Wife (2002), The Boston Strangler (1968), Sketches of a Strangler (1978), Blue My Mind (2017), Don't Answer the Phone! (1980), The Hillside Strangler (2004), Fritz Lang (2016), The Bedroom Window (1987), Night of the Strangler (1972), Terror in the Night (1964).

List of strangler movies

The Strangler's Wife (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mae thought she had the perfect husband. Until she found out about his other women. But now she suspects an even more horrible truth. He isn't cheating with these other women... he's killing them.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, strangler, strangulation, murder of a nude woman, murder, husband wife relationship, killings, murderer, serial murder, family relations, murder mystery, secret ...
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The Boston Strangler (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: tense, psychological, disturbing, rough, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, split personality, true crime, serial rapist, double life, crimes, police investigation, murder, mystery, strangulation, mind game, obsession ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1963
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, new england
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Sketches of a Strangler (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An art student living with his sister is actually a maniac strangling dancers and prostitutes. One victim's sister starts looking for him...
Style: slasher, sexy, realistic, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, strangler, art student, murder, prostitute, crimes, investigation, mental illness, obsession, psychopath, brother, strangulation ...
Time: 70s
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Blue My Mind (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 15-year-old Mia faces an overwhelming transformation which puts her entire existence into question. Her body is changing radically, and despite desperate attempts to halt the process, Mia is soon forced to accept that nature is far more powerful ...
Style: captivating, touching, suspenseful, suspense, erotic ...
Plot: puberty, mermaid, teenager, coming of age, parent child relationship, transformation, life is a bitch, body horror, underage sex, house, creature, teenage pregnancy ...
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Don't Answer the Phone! (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A deeply disturbed photographer and Vietnam veteran, named Kirk Smith, terrorizes Los Angeles by going around strangling lingerie-clad young women in their homes while taunting Lindsay Gale, a young psychologist, by calling her on a radio call-in ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, obsession, stalking, murder, photographer, mind game, mentally unstable, life is a bitch, riddles and clues, woman in danger, violence spree ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, asia, vietnam, california
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The Hillside Strangler (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Kenneth Bianchi is a security guard whose attempts to become a police officer are repeatedly thwarted. He moves to California to live with his cousin Angelo and dates a string of women, becoming increasingly preoccupied with sex. Eventually the ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, rough, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, rape, strangulation, prostitute, crimes, murder, police investigation, psychopath, violence, sexual abuse, death, hidden identity ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, los angeles, california, oregon
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The Case of the Hillside Stranglers (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The true chilling story of the "two of a kind", killing cousins Angelo Buono and Kenneth Bianchi, better known as the Hillside Stranglers, is told in this TV drama.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: murder, serial killer, crimes, psychopath, police detective, two killers, psycho, cousin, strangler, investigation, rape, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california
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Fritz Lang (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Filmmaker Fritz Lang seeks inspiration for his first sound film by immersing himself in the case of serial killer Peter Kürten.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, sincere, disturbing, exciting
Plot: serial killer, husband wife relationship, murder investigation, child murder, police, adultery, ritual murder, police detective, prisoner, confession, strangler, child murderess ...
Place: germany
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The Bedroom Window (1987)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Terry Lambert is sleeping with Sylvia, the wife of his boss. One night, while in Terry's apartment, Sylvia witnesses a man assault a young woman, Denise, on the road below. Not wanting to reveal her affair with Terry, she keeps quiet. Terry ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, sexy, neo noir, intense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: legal, serial killer, rapist, false accusation, murder, obsession, investigation, crimes, infidelity, femme fatale, mind game, voyeurism ...
Time: 80s
Place: maryland, baltimore, san francisco
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Night of the Strangler (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In New Orleans, a relationship between a black man and a white girl leads to a string of murders.
Plot: strangler, serial killer, interracial relations, murder of a pregnant woman, murder disguised as suicide, murder, murder of sister, death of sister, racism, murder of wife, brother brother relationship, exploitation ...
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Terror in the Night (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 61 min.
Story: A troubled teen with an undeserved criminal past is the suspect when young women start turning up around town dead and marked up with lipstick.
Style: realistic, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, strangler, juvenile delinquent, rock, murder, youth, chase, protagonist as suspect, crimes, psychopath, high school, haunted by the past ...
Time: 60s
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Like Father Like Son (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Life for Dee Stanton is improving at every turn. Her legal career is blossoming and her boyfriend Dominic unexpectedly proposes to her. Things were very different 11 years ago when her husband Paul was jailed for the brutal murders of four girls and ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, convict, single mother, murder investigation, murder, prison, teenage son, uncover truth, mystery, family relations, teenage life, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
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Rampage: The Hillside Strangler Murders (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Kenneth Bianchi, one of the two serial rapists and killers who terrorized the Los Angeles area in the late 1970s, is giving police station interviews to psychiatrist Samantha Stone, who has disquieting lifestyle issues of her own. It falls to her to ...
Style: psychological, realistic, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, crimes, murder, interrogation, police investigation, mind game, who done it, mental illness, mystery, life is a bitch, misogynist ...
Time: 70s, year 1978
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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The Specter of Terror (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Mary Preston, Iberia stewardess, lives with her ​​friend and companion Helena O'Hara. She finds out that is followed by a mysterious character. He is Charly, an airport employee, U.S. Vietnam veteran, unhinged and with sexual disorders due ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: stewardess, psychopath, vietnam veteran, serial killer, flight attendant, strangler, zombie, whodunit, hallucination, missing person, airport, best friend ...
Place: madrid
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Deadly Games (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A town is being terrorized by a masked killer who is murdering women. A young woman is attacked by the killer but escapes. She believes the killer to be either the town's policeman or the manager of the local theater, and she devises a plan to ...
Style: slasher, christmas horror, weird
Plot: christmas, serial killer, strangler, board game, killer santa claus, nudity (full frontal - brief), masked killer, murder, vietnam veteran, woman strangled to death, loss of sister, buried alive ...
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No Way to Treat a Lady (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Christopher Gill is a psychotic killer who uses various disguises to trick and strangle his victims. Moe Brummel is a single and harassed New York City police detective who starts to get phone calls from the strangler and builds a strange alliance ...
Style: clever, suspenseful, sexy, sweet, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: serial killer, crimes, police investigation, disguise, murder, adaptation, love story, relationships, romance, mentor, murder mystery, psychiatry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: new york, san francisco, boston, california, usa ...
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Brewster McCloud (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Brewster is an owlish, intellectual boy who lives in a fallout shelter of the Houston Astrodome. He has a dream: to take flight within the confines of the stadium. Brewster tells those he trusts of his dream, but displays a unique way of treating ...
Style: funny, surreal, semi serious, humorous, clever ...
Plot: serial killer, guardian angel, bird, car, surrealism, magic realism, time travel, coming of age, flying, aviation, loner, strangler ...
Place: texas, vietnam, asia, usa, san francisco ...
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Black Sabbath (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three short tales of supernatural horror. In “The Telephone,” a woman is plagued by threatening phone calls. In "The Wurdalak,” a family is preyed upon by vampiric monsters. In “The Drop of Water,” a deceased medium wreaks havoc on ...
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, disturbing, macabre ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, murder, vengeance, afterlife, family in danger, ghost, visceral, woman in danger, destiny, revenge, lesbian subtext ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
Place: tokyo, russia
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Red Notice (2021)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: An Interpol-issued Red Notice is a global alert to hunt and capture the world's most wanted. But when a daring heist brings together the FBI's top profiler and two rival criminals, there's no telling what will happen.
Style: funny, ridiculous, exciting, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: heist, interpol, agent, criminal, ruse, thief, mission, wanted, art thief, chase, money, crimes ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: london, argentina, rome italy, italy, england ...
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No Time To Die (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 163 min.
Story: James Bond is retired and living a peaceful life, but after a visit from Felix Leiter, Bond must follow the trail of a dangerous new villain with never before seen technology.
Style: exciting, epic, suspense, intellectual, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: james bond, spy, espionage, cia agent, cia, secret service, crimes, british intelligence, infection, british secret service, 007, murder ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
Place: jamaica, london, havana cuba, italy, norway ...
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The Night Strangler (1973)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: After being run out of Las Vegas, Kolchak heads for Seattle and another reporting job with the local paper. It's not long before he is on the trail of another string of bizarre murders. It seems that every 21 years, for the past century, a ...
Style: scary, slasher, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, supernatural, reporter, occult, investigative reporter, stalking, who done it, woman in danger, rivalry, journalism, mind game ...
Time: 70s
Place: seattle, usa, las vegas, washington state, washington d.c.
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Maigret in Montmartre (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
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Story: Maigret investigates the random murders of a Countess and a showgirl and discovers a dark secret that links their past lives at the Grand Hotel in Nice.
Style: enigmatic, suspenseful, clever, exciting
Plot: murder, murder investigation, husband wife relationship, publicity, police interrogation, police officer, serial killer, police, countess, nightclub, male prostitute, chauffeur ...
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Compulsion (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Sadie, a young female novelist, and an enigmatic woman named Francesca, are enticed by an ex-lover to join him at his Italian villa for a weekend celebration being held to honor the release of Sadie's latest book. Once there, Sadie begins to ...
Style: sexy, surreal, gothic horror, suspense, erotic ...
Plot: sex orgy, lesbian lover, debauchery, castle, surrealism, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, drugs, lesbian interest, lesbian relationship, female captive, lesbian, love triangle ...
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Replicas (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, China, Puerto Rico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A scientist becomes obsessed with bringing back his family members who died in a traffic accident.
Style: exciting, intellectual, futuristic, clever, psychotronic ...
Plot: robot, family, science, scientist, laboratory, scientific experiment, family in danger, resurrection, consciousness, cloning, genetics, betrayal ...
Time: future, near future
Place: puerto rico
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Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Thor is on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok, the prophecy of destruction to his homeworld and the end of Asgardian civilization, at the hands of an all-powerful new ...
Style: entertaining, funny, stylized, epic, dark fantasy ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: superhero, female villain, alien planet, supernatural power, rebellion, goddess, warrior, monster, deity, norse god, norse mythology, alien civilization ...
Time: year 2017, 2010s
Place: new york, norway
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Where the Truth Lies (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An ambitious reporter probes the reasons behind the sudden split of a 1950s comedy team.
Style: sexy, stylized, erotic, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, male nudity, threesome, sexualized violence, investigation, lesbian cunnilingus, hotel, lesbian, sex party, voyeur, mystery, extramarital affair ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 20th century, year 1972, year 1957
Place: new jersey, los angeles, miami
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Psychopaths (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A sprawling, psychedelic ensemble piece that follows several serial killers over the course of a single night.
Style: suspense, tense, brutal, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, execution, electric chair, murder, violence, escaped mental patient, psychopath, chaos, killer, bad girl, supernatural, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary
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Someone Behind the Door (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A brain doctor (Anthony Perkins) with an unfaithful wife (Jill Ireland) brings home an amnesiac (Charles Bronson) and gets him to commit murder.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: infidelity, amnesia, empire, affair, manipulation, rivalry, memory loss, murder, flashback, psychological manipulation, surgery, doctor patient relationship ...
Time: 70s
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The Norliss Tapes (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A newspaper publisher listens to the personal tapes of investigative reporter David Norliss, who has disappeared during an investigation. The tapes tell the story of that investigation, involving a recent widow whose late husband has been seen ...
Style: suspense, serious, scary, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: supernatural, reporter, zombie, ghost, occult, serial killer, black magic, failed pilot, vampire, investigation, newspaper, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 70s
Place: california, usa
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Who Killed Teddy Bear (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A busboy at a disco has sexual problems related to events in his childhood. He becomes obsessed with a disc jockey at the club.
Style: psychotronic, surreal, neo noir, lgbt cinema, homoerotic ...
Plot: fetish, peeping tom, sex crime, juvenile delinquent, gay interest, police detective, disco, voyeurism, sleazy, sexual obsession, perversion, camp ...
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
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