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, suspense, tense and neo noir films and TV shows about / with spouse killer, murder, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, couples, death, infidelity, revenge and husband wife relationship plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as spouse killer: The Body (2012), The Landlady (1998), Torso: The Evelyn Dick Story (2002), Above Suspicion (1995), To Die For (1995), Darling (2007), If Someone Had Known (1995), We'll Meet Again (2002), Refuge (2010), Dead Gorgeous (2002).

List of spouse killer movies

 7.6
 67K
The Body (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 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, atmospheric, tense, suspense ...
Plot: twists and turns, investigation, murder, mystery, missing person, uncover truth, crimes, adulterous husband, morgue, vengeance, haunted by the past, disappearance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, barcelona
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 4.5
 699
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological, scary ...
Plot: obsession, split personality, murder, disobey, psychopath, dangerous attraction, mentally unstable, dishonesty, blind ambition, spouse killer, stalking, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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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, realistic, serious, neo noir, talky ...
Plot: femme fatale, manipulation, mystery, investigation, courtroom drama, riddles and clues, couples, police detective, family problems, confined, legal, crimes ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: canada
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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: neo noir, erotic, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: disability, physical disability, spouse killer, courtroom, police, paralysis, affair, adultery, quadriplegic, whodunit, police officer, sibling relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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 6.8
 49K
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: sexy, cynical, disturbing, talky, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: femme fatale, journalism, female protagonist, satire, manipulation, television, oral sex, crimes, adultery, older woman younger man relationship, ambition, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: new hampshire, california, minnesota, usa
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 4.0
 632
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: serious, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, vengeance, destructive relationship, haunted by the past, life turned upside down, extramarital affair, crumbling marriage, love and romance, murder, couples, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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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: tense, serious, realistic, emotional
Plot: murder, abused woman, abusive relationship, lifetime, obsession, police arrest, husband wife relationship, dead man, abusive husband, domestic violence, teenage daughter, teenager ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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We'll Meet Again (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 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: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, righting the wronged, uncover truth, false accusation, woman in danger, law enforcement, dishonesty, amateur detective, crimes, mystery, life is a bitch, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 4.9
 156
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: semi serious, humorous, captivating, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: on the road, desert, on the run, crimes, dark humor, spouse killer, disorder, road trip, revenge, female protagonist, unlikely couple, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa
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 6.9
 199
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, humorous ...
Plot: friendship, murder, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, mystery, crimes, couple relations, infidelity, spouse killer, couples, spouse in danger, dull life ...
Time: 1940s
Place: england
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 6.3
 1K
Bluebeard (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An adaptation of the classic tale of a wealthy aristocrat with a blue beard.
Style: fairy tale, serious, surreal, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, convent school, convent, family relations, husband wife relationship, crimes, battle of the sexes, gender, feminism, siblings relations, couple relations, innocence lost ...
Time: 21st century, 16th century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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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: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: family relations, murder, infidelity, love triangle, family problems, couples, spouse in danger, spouse killer, femme fatale, betrayal, rivalry, master and servant ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia, siberia
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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: suspense, psychological, semi serious, suspenseful, surreal ...
Plot: murder, protagonist as suspect, dishonesty, serial killer, psychopath, dangerous animal, crimes, police detective, false memory, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, surrealism, businessman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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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: realistic, sexy, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, love triangle, investigation, who done it, crimes, doppelganger, false accusation, death row, killer, fetish, illness ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, paris france, san francisco
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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: neo noir, serious, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: exploitation, prison, revenge killing, erotica, affair, escape, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crimes, rivalry, confined, spouse killer ...
Time: 70s
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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, parody, offbeat
Audience: date night
Plot: zombie, afterlife, hitman, reincarnation, cheating, wife, one more chance, couples, spouse killer, deal with the devil, righting the wronged, supernatural ...
Place: turkey
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 7.8
 296K
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, suspense, neo noir, cerebral, exciting ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: betrayal, on the run, conspiracy, escape, twists and turns, framed for murder, fugitives, manhunt, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, frame up, hospital ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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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: tense, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: murder, dishonesty, crime gone awry, couple relations, crimes, crimes of passion, couples, disorder, love triangle, cons and scams, infidelity, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, asia
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 5.3
 2K
Jism (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: tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, sexy, erotic ...
Plot: dangerous attraction, sexual arousal, femme fatale, crimes of passion, alcohol abuse, power relations, love affair, couples, dishonesty, investigation, unlikely criminals, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
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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: funny, sentimental, feel good, touching, witty ...
Audience: kids, date night, family outing
Plot: reincarnation, afterlife, angel, sport, american football, supernatural, secrets, alter ego, love affair, fish out of water, life turned upside down, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa, san francisco
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 6.5
 9K
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, scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing
Plot: ghost, lawyer, investigation, supernatural, murder, crimes, mystery, loss of child, nobody believes, abuse, legends and myths, supernatural power ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: morocco, africa
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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, witty, atmospheric, talky, light ...
Plot: divorce, manipulation, murder, cousin cousin relationship, romance, crumbling marriage, dishonesty, crimes of passion, family problems, couple relations, forbidden love, sicilian ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 18th century
Place: italy, sicily, europe
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 7.2
 76K
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: suspense, exciting, intense, tense, thought provoking ...
Audience: girls' night, family outing
Plot: lawyer, courtroom drama, legal, courtroom, justice, self defense, lawsuit, legal investigation, insurance company, hopes, domestic violence, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, memphis
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 8.1
 197K
Criminal Minds (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: psychological, serious, exciting, rough, bloody ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: fbi, investigation, special agents, serial killer, team, law enforcement, murder, crimes, forensics, profiler, investigator, intelligence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, virginia, arizona
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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: brutal, sexy, sexual, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rape, hunter, stockholm syndrome, gunfight, revenge, infidelity, murder, love, journalism, violent, criminal, sexual abuse ...
Time: 19th century, 70s
Place: texas
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 4.7
 2K
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: suspense, tense, exciting, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, chaos, apocalypse, supernatural, infected, death, murder, violence, rivalry, found footage, zombie attack, distopia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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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: art house, sexy, erotic, surreal, allegory ...
Plot: food, cannibalism, surrealism, nudity (full frontal - brief), erotica, restaurant, revenge, strong sexual content, gangsters, sex, extramarital affair, cheating wife ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, future
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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: inspirational, touching, philosophical, twist ending, uplifting ...
Audience: kids
Plot: prison, prison escape, freedom, existentialism, friendship between men, life, life sentence, hopes, life philosophy, plot twist, powerful ending, human spirit ...
Time: 1940s, year 1963, year 1965, year 1966, year 1947 ...
Place: usa, maine, pacific ocean, mexico
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 5.1
 34K
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: suspense, suspenseful, twist ending, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, vengeance, crimes, police investigation, chase, revenge, assassin, brutality, investigation, showdown ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new orleans, detroit, usa, michigan, washington d.c. ...
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 2.3
 1K
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: serious, suspenseful, emotional
Plot: murder, disorder, uncover truth, haunted by the past, cons and scams, couples, betrayal, dishonesty, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, fall in love, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, kenya, asia
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