Extreme violence movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant extreme violence movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, disturbing, bloody, slasher, weird and serious films and TV shows about / with violence, extreme violence, blood, brutality, murder, gore, violent, torture, suspense and revenge plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
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extreme violence movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as extreme violence: Philosophy of a Knife (2008), I Saw the Devil (2010), The House That Jack Built (2018), I Spit on Your Grave (2010), Saw (2004), Maniac (2012), Irreversible (2002), High Tension (2003), The Evil Dead (1981), Borderland (2007).

List of extreme violence movies

Philosophy of a Knife (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 266 min.
Story: The true history of Japanese Unit 731, from its beginnings in the 1930s to its demise in 1945, and the subsequent trials in Khabarovsk, USSR, of many of the Japanese doctors from Unit 731. The facts are told, and previously unknown evidence is ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: tortured to death, extreme violence, torture, world war two, violence, human experiment, macabre, experiment, violent, sadism, found footage, execution ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: japan, asia, russia
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 7.8
 134K
I Saw the Devil (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 144 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: psychological, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: revenge, serial killer, vengeance, murder, violence, psychopath, extreme violence, brutality, strong violent content, mercilessness, macabre, suspense ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea, korea, asia
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The House That Jack Built (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: Denmark, France, Sweden, Germany, Belgium, Tunisia
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A depiction of a serial killer's 12 years' worth of murders and how it shaped his prime intelligence.
Style: scary, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Audience: date night, adult
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, suspense, cruelty, sadism, kidnapping, psychopath as protagonist, sadistic psychopath, extreme violence, animal cruelty, obsessive compulsive disorder ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: washington d.c.
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I Spit on Your Grave (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A remake of the 1979 controversial cult classic, I Spit on Your Grave retells the horrific tale of writer Jennifer Hills who takes a retreat from the city to a charming cabin in the woods to start on her next book. But Jennifer's presence in ...
Style: brutal, disturbing, scary, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vengeance, rape and revenge, torture, rape, violence, serial killer, sexual abuse, revenge, rape revenge, brutality, woman in danger, rapist ...
Time: 21st century
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 7.6
 430K
Saw (2004)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Obsessed with teaching his victims the value of life, a deranged, sadistic serial killer abducts the morally wayward. Once captured, they must face impossible choices in a horrific game of survival. The victims must fight to win their lives back, or ...
Style: scary, surprise ending, psychological, disturbing, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: torture, serial killer, fear, psychopath, plot twist, mind game, macabre, violent, suspense, survival horror, trapped, survival ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
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 6.1
 39K
Maniac (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As he helps a young artist with her upcoming exhibition, the owner of a mannequin shop's deadly, suppressed desires come to the surface.
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, sadistic, rough ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: serial killer, insanity, obsession, mental illness, murder, extreme violence, sadism, loneliness, torture, violence spree, brutality, psychopath ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, 70s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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 7.3
 139K
Irreversible (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Events over the course of one traumatic night in Paris unfold in reverse-chronological order as the beautiful Alex is brutally raped and beaten by a stranger in the underpass. Her boyfriend and ex-lover take matters into their own hands by hiring ...
Style: art house, disturbing, bleak, sexy, sexual ...
Audience: adult
Plot: rape, violent, sexual abuse, violence, revenge, rape and revenge, brutality, sexual perversion, vengeance, sex, sadism, anal rape ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, europe
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American Guinea Pig: Bouquet of Guts and Gore (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Two victims are graphically tortured in this American reimagining of the popular underground Japanese film series.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychotronic, tense, bleak ...
Plot: torture, violence, sadist, torturer, extreme violence, abduction, suspect, brutality, psychopath as protagonist, strong female presence, sadistic psychopath, woman in danger ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa
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 6.7
 74K
High Tension (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alexia travels with her friend Marie to spend a couple of days with her family in their farm in the country. They arrive late and they are welcomed by Alexia's father. Late in the night, a sadistic and sick killer breaks into the farmhouse, ...
Style: scary, slasher, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: serial killer, macabre, home invasion, psycho killer, torture, sadistic horror, insanity, kidnapping, suspense, killing spree, split personality, disturbed individual ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france, europe, south of france
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 7.4
 215K
The Evil Dead (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a group of college students finds a mysterious book and recording in the old wilderness cabin they've rented for the weekend, they unwittingly unleash a demonic force from the surrounding forest.
Style: scary, splatter, psychotronic, controversial, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: zombie, monster, evil, demon, extreme violence, demonic possession, dark humor, supernatural horror, evil dead, macabre, supernatural, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, michigan, tennessee
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 5.6
 10K
Borderland (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three college students, Phil, Ed, and Henry take a road trip into Mexico for a week of drinking and carefree fun only to have Phil find himself a captive of a group of satanic Mexican drug smugglers who kill tourists and whom are looking for a group ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, scary, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: extreme violence, murder, killing spree, evil, missing person, serial killer, cult, insanity, bondage, human sacrifice, religions or cults, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: mexico, usa, latin america, texas
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The Mountain of the Cannibal God (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl and her brother fly to New Guinea to look for a lost expedition, led by her husband, which has vanished in the great jungle.
Style: slasher, epic, disturbing, queer horror, scary ...
Plot: cannibalism, bestiality, animal sex, female nudity, zoophilia, interspecies sex, exploitation, extreme violence, zombie, survival, suspense, iguana ...
Time: 70s
Place: oceania, papua new guinea
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The Green Inferno (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Chile, USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of student activists travel from New York City to the Amazon to save the rainforest. However, once they arrive in this vast green landscape, they soon discover that they are not aloneā€¦ and that no good deed goes unpunished.
Style: disturbing, bloody, scary, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, cannibal, cannibalism, torture, survival, suspense, amazon, sadistic horror, suicide, violence, sadistic violence, ant ...
Time: 2010s, 80s, 21st century
Place: south america, peru, america, chile, latin america ...
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I Spit on Your Grave (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An aspiring writer is repeatedly gang-raped, humiliated, and left for dead by four men whom she systematically hunts down to seek revenge.
Style: rough, disturbing, psychological, controversial, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, vengeance, rape and revenge, revenge, brutality, sexual abuse, cruelty, sex, psychopath, sadism, suspense, justice ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, germany, england, europe, connecticut ...
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Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Henry likes to kill people, in different ways each time. Henry shares an apartment with Otis. When Otis' sister comes to stay, we see both sides of Henry: "the guy next door" and the serial killer.
Style: disturbing, scary, controversial, realistic, sadistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, insanity, rape, extreme violence, psychology, incest, killing spree, violent, violence, merciless ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, midwest, chicago illinois
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The Suicide Squad (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The continuing escapades of the Suicide Squad.
Style: intense, entertaining, funny, perverse, exciting ...
Plot: superhero, fight scenes, villain turns good, supernatural ability, female warrior, super villain, violence, extreme violence, graphic violence, bloody violence, alien creature, fbi ...
Time: 2020s
Place: usa, washington d.c., louisiana, south america
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 5.9
 184K
Hostel (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three backpackers head to a Slovakian city that promises to meet their hedonistic expectations, with no idea of the hell that awaits them.
Style: slasher, scary, rough, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: torture, survival, psychopath, sadistic horror, captivity, dismemberment, torment, strong violent content, surgery, travel, revenge, suspense ...
Time: 21st century
Place: amsterdam, europe, slovakia, iceland
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 6.5
 177K
Evil Dead (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Evil Dead, the fourth installment of the Evil Dead franchise, serving as both a reboot and as a loose continuation of the series, features Mia, a young woman struggling with sobriety, heads to a remote cabin with a group of friends where the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, bloody, slasher, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, zombie, demon, forest, demonic possession, monster, brutality, violence, isolation, transformation, extreme violence, fear ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa
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Night in Paradise (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 131 min.
Story: An assassin named Tae-goo is offered a chance to switch sides with his rival Bukseong gang, headed by Chairman Doh. Tae-goo rejects the offer that results in the murder of his sister and niece. In revenge, Tae-goo brutally kills Chairman Doh and his ...
Style: noir, tense, captivating, perverse, brutal
Plot: extreme violence, revenge, massacre, gang, gangsters, gang war, criminal gang, crime family, bandit, criminal's revenge, changing lives, criminal ...
Place: south korea, jeju island
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 6.3
 15K
Headshot (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A young man washes ashore, his memory gone - but his past comes back to haunt him after he is nursed back to health and his killing ability is needed when he takes on a powerful drug lord.
Style: brutal, bloody, rough, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, fight, violent, extreme violence, gangsters, brutality, revenge, master warrior, violence, vengeance, fight to the death, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: hong kong, indonesia
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 6.4
 163K
The Punisher (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When undercover FBI agent Frank Castle's wife and son are slaughtered, he becomes 'the Punisher' -- a ruthless vigilante willing to go to any length to avenge his family.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, vengeance, vigilante, vigilantism, lone hero, violence, one man army, superhero, tough guy, lone wolves, mafia, tough heroes ...
Time: year 2003
Place: florida, puerto rico, miami, virginia
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Daylight's End (2016)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Years after a mysterious plague has devastated the planet and turned most of humanity into blood-hungry creatures, a rogue drifter on a vengeful hunt stumbles across a band of survivors in an abandoned police station and reluctantly agrees to try to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, bleak, rough, brutal ...
Plot: zombie, post apocalypse, zombie survival, virus, epidemic, apocalypse, deadly virus, monster, vampire, zombie apocalypse, pandemic, zombie violence ...
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Brawl in Cell Block 99 (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After working as a drug courier and getting into a brutal shootout with police, a former boxer finds himself at the mercy of his enemies as they force him to instigate violent acts that turn the prison he resides in into a battleground.
Style: disturbing, tense, rough, brutal, exciting ...
Plot: prison, maximum security prison, drugs, revenge, kidnapping, prison guard, murder, prison warden, prisoner, fight, violence, tough guy ...
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 6.3
 68K
The Collector (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.
Style: slasher, scary, brutal, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, torture, psychopath, home invasion, massacre, suspense, trap, deathtrap, homicidal maniac, sadistic horror, macabre, maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, detroit
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 6.2
 95K
Malignant (2021)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When cancer patient Alan Gates discovers that his tumor is actually a mysterious parasite that gives him otherworldly powers, he begins a battle against an army buried beneath society's skin. The movie is based on james wans comic of the same ...
Style: scary, slasher, dark, tense, neo noir ...
Audience: date night
Plot: serial killer, monster, one against many, murder, violence, suspense, body horror, imaginary friend, kidnapping, supernatural power, sister sister relationship, supernatural ...
Time: year 1994, year 1985, year 1993, year 1992, 2020s ...
Place: seattle, usa, washington state
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The Gore Gore Girls (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A ditsy reporter enlists the help of a sleazy private eye to solve a series of gory killings of female strippers at a Chicago nightclub.
Style: slasher, bloody, campy, disturbing, controversial ...
Plot: stripper, torture, exploitation, serial killer, evil man, extreme violence, sadistic psychopath, mysterious villain, bloody violence, murder, violent, cult ...
Time: 70s
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 6.4
 19K
Maniac (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A psychotic man, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in NYC, kills young women and takes their scalps as trophies. Will he find the perfect woman in photographer Anna, and end his killing spree?
Style: slasher, disturbing, splatter, scary, controversial ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, violent, torture, murder, exploitation, violence, macabre, extreme violence, disturbed individual, weirdo, maniac, schizophrenic ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1979
Place: new york, new jersey, usa, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
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 3.8
 72
Sadisticum (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Sadisticum tells the story of a man for whom there seems to be only one purpose in life, the torture and killing of others. At age 17, he has already killed two people. But he manages to suppress his appetite for many years. Half of his life he ...
Plot: torture, extreme violence, violence, serial killer, murder, police, gore, blood, gun, rope
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The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Chrissie and her friends set out on a road trip for a final fling before one is shipped off to Vietnam. Along the way, bikers harass the foursome and cause an accident that throws Chrissie from the vehicle. The lawman who arrives on the scene kills ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, splatter, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, torture, cannibalism, murder, cruelty, violence, sadism, kidnapping, cannibal, massacre, monster ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: texas, austin texas, usa
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 4.8
 57K
Halloween II (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Laurie Strode struggles to come to terms with her brother Micheal's deadly return to Haddonfield, Illinois; meanwhile, Michael prepares for another reunion with his sister.
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, splatter, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: halloween, murder, serial killer, murderer, hospital, insanity, suspense, serial murder, death, brutality, rage, macabre ...
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