Spouse killer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant spouse killer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense and humorous films and TV shows about / with spouse killer, murder, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, crime, couples, revenge, infidelity and vengeance plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as spouse killer: The Body (2012), Criminal Minds (2005), The Fugitive (1993), To Die For (1995), The Shawshank Redemption (1994), Kandisha (2008), The Rainmaker (1997), Divorce Italian Style (1961), Heaven Can Wait (1978), Bluebeard (2009).

List of spouse killer movies

The Body (2012)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A woman’s body disappears mysteriously from the morgue without a trace. Police inspector Jaime Peña investigates the strange occurrence with the help of Álex Ulloa, the widower of the missing woman.
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: murder, missing person, investigation, infidelity, uncover truth, crimes, morgue, haunted by the past, love, revenge, adultery, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain
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Criminal Minds (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: An elite team of FBI profilers analyze the country's most twisted criminal minds, anticipating their next moves before they strike again. The Behavioral Analysis Unit's most experienced agent is David Rossi, a founding member of the BAU ...
Style: serious, psychological, exciting, rough, suspense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: fbi, investigation, crime, special agents, murder, intelligence, team, law enforcement, profiler, danger, investigator, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, virginia, arizona
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The Fugitive (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Wrongfully accused of murdering his wife, Richard Kimble escapes from the law in an attempt to find her killer and clear his name. Pursuing him is a team of U.S. marshals led by Deputy Samuel Gerard, a determined detective who will not rest until ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, frame up, protagonist as suspect, on the run, uncover truth, fugitives, betrayal, escape, death sentence, framed for murder, corruption, doctor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
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The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Netherlands, UK, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The wife of a barbaric crime boss engages in a secretive romance with a gentle bookseller between meals at her husband's restaurant. Food, colour coding, sex, murder, torture and cannibalism are the exotic fare in this beautifully filmed but ...
Style: surreal, dark humor, talky, art house, atmospheric ...
Plot: restaurant, cheating wife, gangsters, cook, strong sexual content, cannibalism, spouse killer, love affair, crime boss, cooking, infidelity, crime ...
Time: 20th century, future
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To Die For (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Suzanne Stone (Maretto) wants to be a world-famous news anchor and she is willing to do anything to get what she wants. What she lacks in intelligence, she makes up for in cold determination and diabolical wiles. As she pursues her goal with ...
Style: dark humor, clever, disturbing, semi serious, biting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, murder, journalism, adultery, winter, ambition, media, femme fatale, crime, spouse killer, blind ambition, desire for fame ...
Time: 90s
Place: new hampshire, usa, california, minnesota
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The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting skills to work for an amoral warden. During his long stretch in prison, ...
Style: captivating, touching, clever, serious, uplifting ...
Plot: human spirit, prison, freedom, prison life, false accusation, life sentence, confined, survival, criminal heroes, hopes, life is a bitch, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, 60s, 50s ...
Place: usa, mexico, maine, pacific ocean
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Kandisha (2008)
Genre: Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Morocco
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Shattered by the loss of her child, Nyla Jayde, a brilliant criminal defense attorney, takes on a case involving a 14th century Moroccan legend, a vengeful spirit named "Kandisha".
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: fear, ghost, investigation, crimes, supernatural, mystery, legends and myths, murder, spouse killer, self defense, nobody believes, lawyers and clients ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, morocco
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The Rainmaker (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 135 min.
Story: When Rudy Baylor, a young attorney with no clients, goes to work for a seedy ambulance chaser, he wants to help the parents of a terminally ill boy in their suit against an insurance company. But to take on corporate America, Rudy and a scrappy ...
Style: clever, thought provoking, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: courtroom drama, lawyer, self defense, courtroom, legal investigation, leukemia, domestic violence, lawsuit, dedicated lawyer, justice, hopes, righting the wronged ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey
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Divorce Italian Style (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A married Sicilian baron falls in love with his cousin and vows to wed her, but with divorce illegal he must concoct a crime of passion to do away with his wife.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, dark humor ...
Plot: divorce, murder, infidelity, battle of the sexes, crumbling marriage, romance, cons and scams, midlife crisis, dishonesty, unfulfillment, couples, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, 18th century
Place: italy, sicily, europe, sicily italy
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Heaven Can Wait (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Joe Pendleton is a quarterback preparing to lead his team to the superbowl when he is almost killed in an accident. An overanxious angel plucks him to heaven only to discover that he wasn't ready to die, and that his body has been cremated. A ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, feel good, witty, touching ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: sport, reincarnation, afterlife, angel, american football, romance, screwball, hidden identity, love affair, cheating wife, supernatural romance, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa, san francisco
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Bluebeard (2009)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An adaptation of the classic tale of a wealthy aristocrat with a blue beard.
Style: atmospheric, serious, offbeat, surreal, witty ...
Plot: serial killer, convent, innocence lost, palaces castles and temples, siblings relations, crimes, deadly, family relations, battle of the sexes, feminism, couple relations, couples ...
Time: 16th century, 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
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Above Suspicion (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dempsey Cain is an honored cop, a loving husband and father, and mentor to his handsome younger brother. Then a drug dealer's bullet paralyzes him for life and Dempsey's world is shattered. Suddenly, his wife and brother seem to care less ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, gloomy, suspense ...
Plot: neo noir, courtroom, paralysis, police, crimes, dishonesty, sibling relationship, neo-noir, sex, love and romance, unlikely criminals, crime gone awry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Over My Dead Body (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: reincarnation, womanizer, redemption, wife, cheating, romance, righting the wronged, couples, supernatural, supernatural ability, couple relations, hitman ...
Place: turkey
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Sitting Target (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Imprisoned Harry Lomart is a vicious, brute of a man and yet he is prepared to do his long jail term as he is confident that on his release his beautiful wife Pat will be waiting for him, but a visit from Pat brings him his worst nightmare.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge killing, prison, crime, vengeance, neo-noir, exploitation, infidelity, chases and races, dishonesty, couples, criminal heroes, couple relations ...
Time: 70s
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One on Top of the Other (1969)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An insurance scam lands a man on death row for murdering his wife. What everyone doesn't know is she really isn't dead.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: death row, murder, infidelity, gory, mystery, love triangle, cons and scams, false accusation, crime, who done it, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, paris france
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A Woman, a Gun and a Noodle Shop (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Wang is a gloomy, cunning and avaricious noodle shop owner in a desert town in China. His neglected, sharp-tongued wife is involved in a secret affair with Li, one of Wang’s employees. A timid man, Li reluctantly keeps the gun his lover has bought ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: murder, crime gone awry, crime, couple relations, restaurant, infidelity, love triangle, small town, cons and scams, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: asia, china
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Executive Koala (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Minoru Kawasaki directs this comedic psychological thriller that follows a large koala as he looks for help from several of his closest friends, which include a giant rabbit and frog. A hardworking executive at a pickle company, Mr. Tamura stands ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful, biting ...
Plot: murder, farce, dangerous animal, crime, serial killer, factory, animal life, crimes, office, deadly, protagonist as suspect, boss and employee ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, japan
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Body (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Kabir Lal is an alcoholic lawyer whose life is looking as if going down the drain. One morning he sees a stunningly attractive woman on a beach and is instantly enamored by her. By chance he sees her again in a restaurant and offers to buy her a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, atmospheric, sexual ...
Plot: neo noir, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, infidelity, crimes, bollywood, dishonesty, crime, unlikely criminals, investigation, manipulations, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
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Dead Gorgeous (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Second World War has just ended and two old friends Rose and Antonia unexpectedly meet in London's Regent Street. Rose is a frustrated housewife married to civil servant with as many secrets as he has mistresses, while Antonia is sick of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, humorous, realistic, tense
Plot: friendship, murder, neo noir, unlikely criminals, crime, crimes, mystery, deadly, couples, couple relations, infidelity, dull life ...
Time: 40s
Place: england
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Torso: The Evelyn Dick Story (2002)
Genre: Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The 1946/1947 murder trial of young and beautiful Evelyn Dick remains the most lurid murder case in Canadian history. After children find only the torso of her missing husband, John, Evelyn is arrested for his murder.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, talky, realistic ...
Plot: femme fatale, crime, gory, small town, protagonist as suspect, mystery, murder, who done it, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 50s, 1940s
Place: canada
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The Hunting Party (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A ruthless rancher, and his gang, use extremely long range rifles to kill the men who kidnapped his infidel wife.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, sex, love, murder, revenge, violence, rancher, outlaw, gunfight, infidelity, rifle, kidnapping ...
Time: 19th century, 70s
Place: texas
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Siberian Lady Macbeth (1962)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In what might be termed Russo-Shakespearean noir, a ruthless woman's adulterous affair with a drifter sets in motion a chain-reaction of murder and deception in a remote village in 19th Century Mtsensk.
Style: atmospheric, serious, tense, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: infidelity, love triangle, murder, femme fatale, countryside, crime, deadly, dishonesty, couples, master and servant, betrayal, intrigue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia, siberia
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Colin (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Our hero Colin is bitten by a Zombie; he dies and returns from the dead. We follow him as he wanders through suburbia during the throes of a cadaverous apocalypse.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, suburbs, gory, danger, deadly, supernatural, chaos, siblings relations, apocalypse, life is a bitch, spouse killer, power drill ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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If Someone Had Known (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young wife and mother is abused by her husband and keeps the secret from her friends and family.
Style: serious, emotional, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, domestic disturbance, crime, couple relations, woman in danger, danger, couples, courtroom drama, pregnancy, crimes, deadly, legal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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We'll Meet Again (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Socialite Molly Lasch is released from prison after serving a six-year sentence for the murder of her husband, Dr. Gary Lasch. Now, with the help of Fran, an investigative reporter, Molly sets out to prove her innocence. Together they uncover a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, crime, false accusation, mystery, woman in danger, righting the wronged, life is a bitch, crimes, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Darling (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Wealthy executive Aditya Soman, married to Ashwini for several years, has an affair with his Secretary, Geeta Menon. When she gets pregnant, he tells her to abort the child as he has changed his mind about the divorce to his current wife. Angered, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, sexual, realistic, psychological
Plot: ghost, supernatural, vengeance, accidental killing, extramarital affair, bollywood, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, romance, murder, deadly, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
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Refuge (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The shimmering New Mexico sun bleaches the earth and reflects off towering thunderheads. From inside an RV nestled among the desert brush just off a barely-paved road, the middle-of-nowhere silence is broken by one quick and alarming gunshot. ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: on the road, desert, unlikely couple, on the run, crime, starting over, fall in love, fish out of water, kidnapping, chases and races, crimes, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new mexico, usa
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The Landlady (1998)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Melanie decides that one of her tenants would be perfect as her husband and decides to eliminate everyone who might interfere in her plans.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, realistic, psychological
Plot: obsession, voyeurism, mentally unstable, split personality, domestic disturbance, stalking, dangerous attraction, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, serial killer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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Alex Cross (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After Washington DC detective Alex Cross is told that a family member has been murdered, he vows to track down the killer. He soon discovers that she was not his first victim and that things are not what they seem.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, ex military, psychopath, crime, drugs/alcohol, track down, vengeance, chases and races, crimes, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, michigan, usa, indonesia, new orleans
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Dreamz (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Singer/Dancer Monty Oberoi meets and falls in love with Tina. He then starts hallucinating and having visions of an unknown place. His doctors advise him to take a break and he decides to travel to Kenya, where Tina resides with her uncle, Kabira, ...
Style: emotional, serious, suspenseful
Plot: reincarnation, vengeance, murder, uncover truth, haunted by the past, bollywood, supernatural, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, couples, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, india, kenya
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