Weird movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant weird movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out weird, visually appealing, serious, melancholic, psychological and twists and turns films and TV shows about / with death, catastrophe, storytelling, dialogue, murder, life & death, pornography, life philosophy, brutality and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as weird: Phantasm IV: Oblivion (1998), Phantasm (1979), Another Earth (2011), Big Time Adolescence (2019), AfterDeath (2015), A Kiss and a Promise (2011), Matchstick Men (2003), Iron Sky (2012), Last Night (1998), Inheritance (2020).

List of weird movies

The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, France, Canada
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A traveling theater company gives its audience much more than they were expecting.
Style: surreal, weird, stylized, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: imaginary kingdom, mysterious character, deal with the devil, imagination, immortality, magical, god or devil, bet, destiny, deal, transformation, choice ...
Place: london
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Phantasm IV: Oblivion (1998)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Taking off immediately where the last one ended, in this episode Mike travels across dimensions and time fleeing from the Tall Man, at the same time he tries to find the origins of his enemy, and what really happened the night that his brother died. ...
Style: weird, scary, suspenseful, serious, saga ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, time travel, good versus evil, tall man, mausoleum, cemetery, race against time, supernatural ability, escapades, obsessive quest, riddles and clues, siblings relations ...
Place: tokyo
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 6.7
 34K
Phantasm (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young boy and his friends face off against a mysterious grave robber known only as the Tall Man, who keeps a mysterious arsenal of terrible weapons with him.
Style: weird, atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, small town, murder, gory, deadly, mortician, good versus evil, siblings relations, family relations, violent, adaptation, obsessive quest ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa
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 6.9
 93K
Another Earth (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the night of the discovery of a duplicate Earth in the Solar system, an ambitious young student and an accomplished composer cross paths in a tragic accident.
Style: weird, philosophical, psychological, touching, surreal ...
Plot: parallel world, mysterious planet, redemption, human existence, guilt, tragedy, earth, planet, cosmology, solar system, grief, musician ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, boston, yale university, connecticut, mojave desert
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Big Time Adolescence (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A seemingly bright and mostly innocent 16-year-old named Mo attempts to navigate high school under the guidance of his best friend Zeke, an unmotivated-yet-charismatic college dropout. Although Zeke genuinely cares about Mo, things start to go awry ...
Style: weird, semi serious, humorous, bleak, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: drugs/alcohol, debauchery, nihilism, sarcasm, teenage life, youth, slacker, dark humor, lifestyle, society, promiscuity, satire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 4.1
 2K
AfterDeath (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Five young people wake up dead. Washed up by the tide they scramble to an abandoned beach house, soon realizing that the perpetual night and blasts of pain suggest this is some version of hell. Between in-fighting and attacks by a demonic shadow ...
Style: weird, pretentious, whimsical, surreal, serious ...
Plot: afterlife, hell, metaphysics, house, lighthouse, mysticism, fantasy world, eternity, death, hopelessness, catastrophe, loss ...
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A Kiss and a Promise (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In a quiet Ontario town, a small Bed and Breakfast dwells with a perverse secret. David Beck, a closet sociopath, but seemingly normal man, runs the B & B with his wife Samantha, a fiery woman with masochistic tendencies. The harmony of the ...
Style: weird, psychological, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, small town, serial killer, police investigation, couple relations, under the surface, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, secret, sociopath, masochist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, ontario canada
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 7.3
 127K
Matchstick Men (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A phobic con artist and his protege are on the verge of pulling off a lucrative swindle when the con artist's teenage daughter arrives unexpectedly.
Style: twists and turns, weird, semi serious, humorous, sentimental ...
Plot: cons and scams, con artists, twists & turns, bank vault, con men, cheating, criminal, mental illness, crimes, crime, mentally unstable, doctors and patients ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 5.9
 92K
Iron Sky (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Finland, Germany, Australia, France, Norway, Belgium, Denmark, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the last moments of World War II, a secret Nazi space program evaded destruction by fleeing to the Dark Side of the Moon. During 70 years of utter secrecy, the Nazis construct a gigantic space fortress with a massive armada of flying saucers.
Style: weird, humorous, futuristic, not serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: invasion, nazism, steampunk, ufo, alternate reality, flying saucer, moon, outer space, nuclear explosion, swastika, astronaut, space travel ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, washington d.c., germany
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 7.2
 9K
Last Night (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Various citizens of Toronto anxiously await the end of the world, which is occurring at the stroke of midnight on New Year's Day. While widower Patrick Wheeler braces for his fate, he meets Sandra, the wife of a businessman who is intent on ...
Style: weird, sincere, semi serious, humorous, surreal ...
Plot: apocalypse, chaos, doomsday, satire, human nature, danger, hopes, existentialism, christmas, computer, solitude, pianist ...
Time: 21st century, future, turn of the century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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 5.5
 11K
Inheritance (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A patriarch of a wealthy and powerful family suddenly passes away, leaving his wife and daughter with a shocking secret inheritance that threatens to unravel and destroy their lives.
Style: enigmatic, atmospheric, twists and turns, weird, disturbing ...
Plot: family secret, dark secret, young girl, mind game, daughter, bribery, hidden truth, murder, riddles and clues, conspiracy, breaking the fourth wall, social decay ...
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A Destructive God Sits Next to Me (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
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Story: Koyuki Seri is just trying to have a normal school life, but instead he ends up acting as the straight man to his odd classmate, Hanatori Kabuto. Kabuto is is a delusional high school student, whose fantasies range from believing he is a knight on a ...
Style: weird, light, humorous, exciting, feel good ...
Plot: school, imaginary, supernatural ability, supernatural, friendship, outcast, youth, everyday life, high school life, school life, slice of life, eye patch
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Rascal Does Not Dream of a Dreaming Girl (2019)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In Fujisawa, Sakuta Azusagawa is in his second year of high school. Blissful days with his girlfriend and upperclassman, Mai Sakurajima, are interrupted by the appearance of his first crush, Shoko Makinohara.
Style: weird, emotional, touching, psychological, seinen ...
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love, teenage girl, destiny, memory, altering history, time travel, teenage boy, changing the past or future, alternate universe, afterlife, tragedy ...
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 5.4
 4K
Still/Born (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Still/Born follows Mary, a new mother who lost one of her twins in childbirth. As she struggles with the loss of one of her children, she starts to suspect something sinister is after her surviving child - a supernatural entity that has chosen her ...
Style: weird, macabre, suspenseful, scary, melancholic ...
Plot: parenthood, parents and children, supernatural horror, children, nightmare, ghost, tragedy, dreams, evil force, family relations, supernatural, ghosts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Murder Death Koreatown (2020)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The bizarre found footage from an investigation into a true crime murder. An unemployed man's curiosity about his neighbor's murder warps into a conspiratorial obsession.
Style: weird, psychological, psychotronic, suspense, scary
Plot: found footage, true crime, driven mad, parapsychology, mental illness, conspiracy theory, murder, violence, uncover truth, cruelty, revenge, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Spring Break Massacre (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When six sorority sex kittens hook up for a night of carefree indulgence during spring break, they have no idea that maniacal serial killer Stanley Peterson (Curtis Taylor) has escaped from a nearby prison and is now on the prowl for fresh blood. ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, serious, weird ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, buddies, youth, friendship, crimes, confined, danger, woman in danger, college life, dark humor, mystery killer, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.4
 107K
Eraserhead (1977)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Henry Spencer tries to survive his industrial environment, his angry girlfriend, and the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child.
Style: surreal, avant garde, art house, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: surrealism, existentialism, cult, insanity, nightmare, baby, freak, parents and children, unwanted pregnancy, art, imagination, crazy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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 6.3
 31K
The Discovery (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In the near future, due to a breakthrough scientific discovery by Dr. Thomas Harbor, there is now definitive proof of an afterlife. While countless people have chosen suicide to reset their existence, others try to decide what it all means. Among ...
Style: intellectual, philosophical, macabre, enigmatic, psychological ...
Plot: life after death, suicide, alternate reality, afterlife, dreams, plot twist, science, self discovery, religion, mystery, psychology, philosophy ...
Time: future
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 6.8
 38K
Spider (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mentally disturbed man takes residence in a halfway house. His mind gradually slips back into the realm created by his illness, where he replays a key part of his childhood.
Style: bleak, psychological, mind bending, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental illness, childhood trauma, haunted by the past, murder, misfit, betrayal, mental patient, mystery, vengeance, family relations, infidelity, past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 50s, 1950s
Place: london, europe, united kingdom, england, africa ...
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 7.2
 69K
Strange Days (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Set in the year 1999 during the last days of the old millennium, the movie tells the story of Lenny Nero, an ex-cop who now deals with data-discs containing recorded memories and emotions. One day he receives a disc which contains the memories of a ...
Style: serious, twists and turns, weird, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: cyberpunk, murder, police brutality, virtual reality, pornography, protest, chaos, haunted by the past, uncover truth, private detective, prostitute, police ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1999
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 7.2
 88K
Elephant (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Several ordinary high school students go through their daily routine as two others prepare for something more malevolent. The film chronicles the events surrounding a school shooting.
Style: disturbing, bleak, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: school shooting, mass murder, teacher, atrocity, violence spree, classmate, school, student, massacre, suicide, bomb, classroom ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, portland oregon, california
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Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Juliet Forrest is convinced that the reported death of her father in a mountain car crash was no accident. Her father was a prominent cheese scientist working on a secret recipe. To prove it was murder, she enlists the services of private eye Rigby ...
Style: parody, neo noir, cult film, weird, witty ...
Plot: private detective, murder, femme fatale, investigation, power relations, recruit, uncover truth, life is a bitch, crimes, deadly, warden, faked death ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 80s, 1930s
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 6.0
 45K
Carriers (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Four friends fleeing a viral pandemic soon learn they are more dangerous than any virus.A deadly virus has spread across the globe. Contagion is everywhere, no one is safe and no one can be trusted. Four young attractive people race through the back ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, virus, pandemic, infection, biohazard, deadly virus, post apocalypse, post apocalyptic, plague, road trip, friendship, trust ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Tremors 5: Bloodlines (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The giant, man-eating Graboids are back and even deadlier than before, terrorizing the inhabitants of a South African wildlife reserve as they attack from below-and above.
Style: psychotronic, parody, weird, absurd, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, mad scientist, human versus monster, creature feature, cave, mutant, death, runaway, brutality, adventure, fantasy world, storytelling ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa, south africa
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Convent Mysteries (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy
TV show
Story: Che Dio ci aiuti is an Italian television TV series.
Style: weird, light, suspenseful, humorous, entertaining
Plot: nuns, bar, investigation, amateur detective, mind game, uncover truth, danger, crimes, society, church, betrayal, belief in god ...
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Silent Hill: Revelation 3D (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Heather Mason and her father have been on the run, always one step ahead of dangerous forces that she doesn't fully understand, Now on the eve of her 18th birthday, plagued by horrific nightmares and the disappearance of her father, Heather ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, serious, macabre, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mysterious place, ghost town, supernatural, shopping mall, survival, occult ritual, female protagonist, deadly, good versus evil, danger, chases and races, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portland oregon, west virginia
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 6.2
 118K
Bad Moms (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three overworked and under-appreciated moms are pushed beyond their limits, they ditch their conventional responsibilities for a jolt of long overdue freedom, fun, and comedic self-indulgence.
Style: idiotic, buddy comedy, funny, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: female friendship, women, party, motherhood, family, drunken woman, alcohol, friendship, divorce, single mother, working mom, friendship between women ...
Place: chicago illinois, california
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Dave Chappelle: The Age of Spin (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Comedy icon Dave Chappelle makes his triumphant return to the screen with a pair of blistering, fresh stand-up specials. Filmed at The Palladium in Los Angeles, California, in March 2016.
Style: talky, realistic, political, suspense, intense ...
Plot: comedian, politics, family, stereotypes, culture clash, kids and family, adaptation, storytelling, technology, childhood, philosophy, internet ...
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The Love Letter (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A romantic comedy about a mysterious love letter that turns a sleepy New England town upside down.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, weird, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: small town, mistaken identity, romance, looking for love, comedy of errors, unfulfilled love, misunderstanding, bookstore, firefighter, love triangle, love letter, fall in love ...
Time: 90s
Place: new england, usa, england
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Only Lovers Left Alive (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Greece, France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A depressed musician reunites with his lover in the desolate streets of Detroit. Though their romance has endured several centuries, it is tested by the arrival of her capricious and unpredictable younger sister.
Style: atmospheric, artsy, stylized, melancholic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: vampire, musician, blood, goth, immortality, eternal life, supernatural romance, love, lovers reunited, family relations, love and romance, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1975, year 1968
Place: detroit
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