Mercilessness movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mercilessness movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, rough, serious, surprise ending and disturbing films and TV shows about / with mercilessness, brutality, violence, blood, murder, death, knife, danger, blood splatter and corpse plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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mercilessness movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as mercilessness: The Bunny Game (2011), I Saw the Devil (2010), Braven (2018), The Godfather (1972), Split (2016), The Magdalene Sisters (2002), Kidnap (2017), Last Stop on the Night Train (1975), Caligula (1979), Tomb Raider (2018).

List of mercilessness movies

The Bunny Game (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A prostitute looking for her next meal hitches a ride with a trucker that leaves her praying for her next breath.
Style: banned film, sadistic, macabre, rough, suspense
Plot: sadism, mercilessness, violence, prostitute, torturer, captivity, misogyny, perversity, truck driver, sadist, torture, sexual cruelty ...
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I Saw the Devil (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Kyung-chul is a dangerous psychopath who kills for pleasure. He has committed infernal serial murders in diabolic ways that one cannot even imagine and his victims range from young women to even children. The police have chased him for a long time, ...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, bleak, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, vengeance, psychopath, violence, loss of spouse, revenge, crime and punishment, track down, cat and mouse, mercilessness, extreme violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, south korea, korea
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 6.1
 23K
Braven (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A logger defends his family from a group of dangerous drug runners.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, scenic, surprise ending
Plot: cocaine, drug dealer, family in danger, murder, wilderness, mercilessness, survival, log cabin, danger, fight to the death, child in peril, track down ...
Time: 2010s
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 9.2
 1.4M
The Godfather (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Spanning the years 1945 to 1955, a chronicle of the fictional Italian-American Corleone crime family. When organized crime family patriarch, Vito Corleone barely survives an attempt on his life, his youngest son, Michael steps in to take care of the ...
Style: serious, captivating, rough, atmospheric, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, organized crime, pride and honor, gang war, crimes, gangsters, criminal heroes, lawyer, mob boss, greed, power struggle, family business ...
Time: 50s, 40s, 1950s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, new york, sicily, usa ...
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 7.3
 356K
Split (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant ...
Style: twist ending, macabre, psychological, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: kidnapping, mental illness, serial killer, insanity, schizophrenia, violence, survival, mercilessness, teenage girl, paranoia, psychiatrist, held captive ...
Time: 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, philadelphia
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The Magdalene Sisters (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Four women are given into the custody of the Magdalene sisterhood asylum to correct their sinful behavior: Crispina and Rose have given birth to a premarital child, Margaret got raped by her cousin and the orphan Bernadette had been repeatedly ...
Style: bleak, rough, suspense, depressing, serious ...
Plot: convent, sexual harassment, nun, sexual abuse, sin, punishment, human spirit, life is a bitch, irish, rebellion, clergy, unwanted pregnancy ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1964
Place: ireland, europe, latin america
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 5.9
 29K
Kidnap (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A mother (in her Minivan) stops at nothing to recover her kidnapped son.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: abduction, kidnapping, track down, single mother, rescue, danger, car chase, determination, strong female lead, little boy, child in peril, anger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, louisiana
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Last Stop on the Night Train (1975)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A pair of psychotic hoodlums and an equally demented nymphomaniac woman terrorize two young girls on a train trip from Germany to Italy.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, banned film, brutal ...
Plot: train, murder, vengeance, revenge, violence, sadism, woman in danger, sexual harassment, danger, gory, crimes, psychopath ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, germany, europe
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 5.3
 31K
Caligula (1979)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 156 min.
Story: The perversion behind imperial Rome, the epic story of Rome's mad Emporer. All the details of his cruel, bizarre reign are revealed right here: His unholy sexual passion for his sister, his marriage to Rome's most infamous prostitute, his ...
Style: sexual, erotic, epic, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: lust, intrigue, ancient rome, brutality, assassination, betrayal, sexual relations, unsimulated sex, sadism, state affairs, politics, sex addict ...
Time: ancient world, ancient history, 1st century
Place: italy, rome italy
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 6.3
 162K
Tomb Raider (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.
Style: suspense, exciting, surprise ending, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: chase, female protagonist, female fighter, inheritance, island, peril, survival, rescue, jungle, father daughter relationship, courage, gunfight ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
Place: hong kong, mine
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 6.0
 8K
Desierto (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of Mexican emigrants attempts to cross the Mexican-US border. What begins as a hopeful journey becomes a harrowing, bloody and primal fight for survival when a deranged, rifle-toting vigilante and his loyal Belgian Malinois dog chase the ...
Style: philosophical, psychological, rough, touching
Plot: survival, vigilante, desert, mass murder, mexican border, illegal immigrant, psychopath, pursuit, mexican, mercilessness, wilderness, characters killed one by one ...
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House of the Dead (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set on an island off the coast, a techno rave party attracts a diverse group of college coeds and a Coast Guard officer. Soon, they discover that their X-laced escapades are to be interrupted by zombies and monsters that attack them on the ground, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, rave, zombie, survival, danger, deadly creature, deadly, gory, teenage life, chaos, zombie attack, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
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 5.1
 15K
31 (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Five carnival workers are kidnapped and held hostage in an abandoned, Hell-like compound where they are forced to participate in a violent game, the goal of which is to survive twelve hours against a gang of sadistic clowns.
Style: satanic, psychotronic, brutal, rough
Plot: survival, game, sadism, maniac, killer clown, betting, halloween, mercilessness, brutality, trapped, fight to the death, held captive ...
Time: year 1976
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 4.9
 1K
Countdown (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A madman captures a young boy and rigs him with explosives. Ray Fitzpatrick, still haunted by the loss of his own son, will defy orders to stop the clock and save a life
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, rough ...
Plot: race against time, police, countdown, kidnapping, hostage, child in peril, danger, brutality, criminal, little boy, rescue, mercilessness ...
Place: seattle washington
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The Lady in Red Kills Seven Times (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, Monaco
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film starts out incredibly in a beautiful Gothic castle in Germany. As little girls, Kitty Wildenbrück and her sister Evelyn have been fighting when their grandfather tells them the story behind an incredibly uncanny painting: Legend has it ...
Style: psycho film, suspenseful, rough, suspense, exciting
Plot: murder, serial killer, whodunit, stabbed to death, female psychopath, death, violence, sadism, brutality, insanity, cruelty, anger ...
Place: europe, west germany, italy
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 6.4
 50K
Death Wish (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mild-mannered father is transformed into a killing machine after his family is torn apart by a violent act.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, ambiguous ending, surprise ending
Plot: vigilante, criminal, dark hero, father daughter relationship, death of wife, police, vigilantism, murder investigation, danger, moral dilemma, justice, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, united states, chicago illinois
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24 Hours to Live (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, China, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An assassin seeks redemption after being given a second chance at life.
Style: suspense, disturbing, enigmatic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: redemption, assassin, reincarnation, rescue, haunted by the past, stylized violence, murder, mercilessness, gunfight, near death experience, one against many, tragic hero ...
Time: 2010s
Place: south africa, cape town south africa, florida, hong kong
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 7.4
 356K
It (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In a small town in Maine, seven children known as The Losers Club come face to face with life problems, bullies and a monster that takes the shape of a clown called Pennywise.
Style: suspense, scary, surprise ending, bleak, rough ...
Plot: missing person, fear, clown, death of brother, abandoned house, monster, supernatural power, good versus evil, killer clown, small town, group of friends, child in peril ...
Time: year 1989
Place: maine
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 7.0
 81K
The Foreigner (2017)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love – his teenage daughter – dies in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. His relentless search ...
Style: suspense, exciting, harsh, surprise ending
Plot: tough guy, terrorism, revenge, bomb, obsession, justice, one against many, death of daughter, irish republican army, mercilessness, investigation, dark past ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ireland, scotland yard, usa, america, big ben london ...
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Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Hungary, Canada, Spain
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. K's discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard, ...
Style: tech noir, futuristic, melancholic, bleak, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, artificial intelligence, neo noir, bounty hunter, genetics, investigation, police detective, pursuit, freedom fighter, dark future, main character dies, inventor ...
Time: future, year 1966, near future, 2040s
Place: los angeles, las vegas, san diego california, california
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 7.3
 397K
American Sniper (2014)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle takes his sole mission—protect his comrades—to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless lives but also makes him a prime target of insurgents. ...
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, soldier, military training, military, war, military life, navy seal, obsession, haunted by the past, heroes, iraq war, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2001, year 1998
Place: iraq, middle east, california, usa, texas
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 8.0
 719K
The Terminator (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the post-apocalyptic future, reigning tyrannical supercomputers teleport a cyborg assassin known as the "Terminator" back to 1984 to kill Sarah Connor, whose unborn son is destined to lead insurgents against 21st century mechanical ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: killer robot, manhunt, androids and robots, man versus machine, artificial intelligence, mission, danger, protector, cyberpunk, sent to the past, heroine, future dystopia ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future, 2020s, 21st century ...
Place: los angeles, usa, mexico
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The Cold Summer of 1953 (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1953, the year Stalin died, many prisoners (some political, but mostly common criminals) were released from the Soviet Gulags. This is the story of a remote settlement which was under attack by a bunch of these recently-released blood-thirsty ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, rough, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, village life, injustice, village, political unrest, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, fighting crime, rivalry, danger, down on your luck, good versus evil ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: russia, moscow russia, siberia
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Cannibal Ferox (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends out to disprove cannibalism meet two men on the run who tortured and enslaved a cannibal tribe to find emeralds, and now the tribe is out for revenge.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, brutal, macabre, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, cannibal, torture, drug dealing, violence spree, rescue, danger, adventure, deadly, brutality, blood, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: colombia, new york, usa, south america, latin america
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Repo! The Genetic Opera (2008)
Genre: Horror, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A worldwide epidemic encourages a bio-tech company to launch an organ-financing program similar in nature to a standard car loan. The repossession clause is a killer, however.
Style: gothic, futuristic, atmospheric, bleak, twists and turns ...
Plot: therapy, support group, surgery, opera, future dystopia, powerful corporation, against humanity, life is a bitch, terminal illness, grudge, blackmail, stabbing ...
Time: 21st century, future
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 23
Soft Bullets (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Asya, Boyana, Iren and Vera are assassins working for S.T.A.R. Will they succeed in finding the killer of their boss?
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, rough ...
Plot: tragedy, assassin, killer, crime boss, murder, prison, vengeance, female villain, femme fatale, cruelty, violence, older man younger woman relationship ...
Time: future, 1990s
Place: bulgaria
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 6.4
 4K
Cop (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An obsessive, insubordinate homicide cop is convinced a serial killer is loose in the Hollywood area and disobeys orders in order to catch him.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, murder, police corruption, feminist, dirty cop, internal affairs, coffee, dysfunctional family, pizza, high school, mercilessness ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
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 5.4
 86K
The Predator (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: From the outer reaches of space to the small-town streets of suburbia, the hunt comes home. Now, the universe’s most lethal hunters are stronger, smarter and deadlier than ever before, having genetically upgraded themselves with DNA from other ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspense, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: military, hunter, machismo, massacre, predator, alien, warrior, fear, destruction, invisibility, alien race, alien technology ...
Time: 20th century, 2010s
Place: georgia, mexico
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 7.5
 1K
Home (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Big home of Shamanov family has everything - except love and understanding under the roof...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, tense
Plot: family in danger, brutality, village, danger, vengeance, mercilessness, murder, hunting, gunfight, alarm, home invasion, fear ...
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 2.9
 918
Blue Demon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The "Blue Demon" project is an attempt by a team of scientists to train Great White sharks to protect America's coastline from any intruders.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: danger, dangerous animal, experiment gone awry, ocean or sea, deadly, chaos, killer shark, genetic engineering, brutality, eaten alive, scientific research, victim ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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