Sadistic movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sadistic movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out sadistic, rough, suspense, macabre, slasher and serious films and TV shows about / with murder, violence, psychopath, blood, brutality, sadism, gore, torture, serial killer and death plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, Canada, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as sadistic: Flowers in the Attic (2014), Natural Born Killers (1994), Maniac (2012), Would You Rather (2012), The Tortured (2010), Deadly Class (2018), The Collected (2020), The Green Elephant (1999), Halloween II (2009), Sleepers (1996).

List of sadistic movies

Flowers in the Attic (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the sudden death of their father, four children face cruel treatment from their ruthless grandmother.
Style: sadistic, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: brother sister incest, locked in a room, abusive mother, attic, brother sister sex, incestuous sex, domestic disturbance, captive, incest, family relations, parents and children, mansion ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: virginia
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The Human Centipede 2 (Full Sequence) (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Inspired by the fictional Dr. Heiter, disturbed loner Martin dreams of creating a 12-person centipede and sets out to realize his sick fantasy.
Style: sadistic, scatology, banned film, macabre, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sexual sadism, kidnapping, pervert, psychopath, brutality, bad guy wins, sexual abuse, sexual torture, humiliation, violent death, sadism, torture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany
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Natural Born Killers (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two victims of traumatized childhoods become lovers and psychopathic serial murderers irresponsibly glorified by the mass media.
Style: controversial, sadistic, atmospheric, brutal, cult film ...
Plot: dark humor, violence, psychopath, mass murder, serial killer, sadism, murderous pair, violence spree, criminal heroes, insanity, cruelty, hallucination ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: london, tokyo, nevada, arizona, paris france ...
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 6.1
 37K
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: sadistic, slasher, rough, scary, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, serial killer, insanity, brutality, mannequin, loneliness, violence spree, homicidal maniac, mental illness, sadism, psychopath, extreme violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2010s, 70s
Place: usa, los angeles
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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: realistic, sadistic, disturbing, scary, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, killing spree, psychopath, murder, insanity, strangulation, merciless, incest, rape, manic, prostitute, sexual abuse ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, midwest, california
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Would You Rather (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Desperate to help her ailing brother, a young woman agrees to compete in a deadly game of "Would You Rather," hosted by a sadistic aristocrat.
Style: tense, suspenseful, scary, rough, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, moral dilemma, danger, group of strangers, survival, deathtrap, confinement indoors, mind game, game, threat, sadism, choice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.5
 8K
The Tortured (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An upper-middle-class couple's life is destroyed when their only child is kidnapped and killed. Obsessed with revenge, the couple seizes an opportunity to kidnap the killer.
Style: sadistic, tense, bleak, twists and turns, rough ...
Plot: kidnapping, bloody violence, homicidal maniac, sadism, child killer, psychopath, child murder, confined, death of son, deadly, crimes, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: vermont, usa
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 7.6
 15K
Deadly Class (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follow a disillusioned teen recruited into a storied high school for assassins. Maintaining his moral code while surviving a ruthless curriculum, vicious social cliques, and his own adolescent uncertainties may prove fatal.
Style: brutal, atmospheric, sadistic, bloody, dark ...
Plot: drugs, youth, danger, death, training, boarding school, assassin, gang, murderer, teenager, private school, violence ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
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The Collected (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: The third film in The Collector series, following "The Collector" (2009) and "The Collection" (2012).
Style: sadistic, macabre, disturbing, brutal, suspense ...
Plot: slasher killer, maniac, gory, torture, insanity, killer, collection, crimes, danger, brutality, serial killer, gore
Time: contemporary
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The Green Elephant (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The movie is set in the brig, the walls of which are painted in a poisonous green color. There fall into two junior officers, Sergei "Fallen" Pakhomov and Vladimir "Little brother" Epifantsev. So, both lieutenant begin their ...
Style: macabre, sadistic, art house, rough, underground film ...
Plot: feces, degradation, male rape, prison, exploitation, deviant sex, murder, sexual cruelty, cruelty, all male cast, prisoner, brutality ...
Place: russia
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 4.8
 52K
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, sadistic, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: halloween, hospital, serial murder, murder, insanity, chase, psychopath, murderer, rage, mental institution, gory, urban legend ...
Time: contemporary
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 7.6
 208K
Sleepers (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Two gangsters seek revenge on the state jail worker who during their stay at a youth prison sexually abused them. A sensational court hearing takes place to charge him for the crimes.
Style: disturbing, sadistic, suspenseful, serious, harsh ...
Plot: child abuse, pedophilia, prison rape, homosexual rape, childhood, courtroom drama, vengeance, pedophile, torture, haunted by the past, rape, murder trial ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, new york yankees, madison square garden manhattan new york city
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 5.5
 16K
Shocker (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After being sent to the electric chair, a serial killer uses electricity to come back from the dead and carry out his vengeance on the football player who turned him in to the police.
Style: slasher, sadistic, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, electric chair, supernatural, maniac, evil, psychopath, reincarnation, police investigation, vengeance, gory, danger, serial killer ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: california
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 5.6
 20K
No Good Deed (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Terri is a devoted wife and mother of two, living an ideal suburban life in Atlanta when Colin, a charming but dangerous escaped convict, shows up at her door claiming car trouble. Terri offers her phone to help him but soon learns that no good deed ...
Style: psycho film, sadistic, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: home invasion, hostage, killer, blood, family in danger, sociopath, deadly, serial killer, confined, crime, crimes, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia, tennessee
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 2.5
 925
The Captives (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Sandy has stumbled onto a lair of torture and humiliation. She was abducted and brought to this pit of pain as the next intended victim. But Sandy overthrows her captor and kills him. Does she release the other prisoners? Does she call the police? ...
Style: sadistic, rough, macabre, erotic, amateur film
Plot: rape and revenge, torture, defecation, violence, rape, perversion, sadism, pervert, masturbation, revenge, female on male rape, rape revenge ...
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The Human Centipede III (Final Sequence) (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Taking inspiration from The Human Centipede films, the warden of a notorious and troubled prison looks to create a 500-person human centipede as a solution to his problems.
Style: disturbing, sadistic, bloody, brutal, slasher ...
Plot: sadistic horror, torture, brutality, exploitation, prison, violence, insanity, depravity, perversion, death, sadist, suffering ...
Time: 80s
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Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 229 min.
Story: A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to the Lower East Side of Manhattan over thirty years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life.
Style: melancholic, epic, atmospheric, rough, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, organized crime, rape, prohibition, corruption, crimes, friendship, criminal heroes, gangster, childhood friend, gunfight, murder ...
Time: 1930s, 60s, 1920s, 30s, 1960s ...
Place: new york, usa, miami
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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, rough, suspense, macabre ...
Plot: sadism, violence, sexual cruelty, perversity, torture, sexual torture, sadist, misogyny, prostitute, mercilessness, captivity, torturer ...
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The Brain Man (2013)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A seemingly random series of bombings in a provincial city. The latest target is a public bus route. Detective Chaya chased terrorists and arrested a mysterious man with keen intelligence and physical power. The psychologist in charge of evaluating ...
Style: sadistic, suspenseful, exciting, rough
Plot: genius, psychopath, fear, psychology, bomb, psychologist, criminal, chaos, police, prisoner, one against many, camera ...
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 6.4
 62K
The Collector (2009)
Genre: 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, macabre, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, trap, home invasion, gory, torture, held captive, deathtrap, homicidal maniac, hostage, masked man, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
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 3.4
 352
Appetites (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Daisy is the all-American girl next door with a hunger for true love and an appetite for murder. Then one day Daisy meets the man of her dreams, only to discover that his own lust for killing might make her his next victim.
Style: sadistic, psychotronic, brutal, slasher, psychological ...
Plot: psychopath, villain played by lead actor, male objectification, serial killer, misogynist, maniac, obsession, violence, murder, perversion, female full frontal nudity, rape ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Funhouse Massacre (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six of the worlds scariest psychopaths escape from a local Asylum and proceed to unleash terror on the unsuspecting crowd of a Halloween Funhouse whose themed mazes are inspired by their various reigns of terror.
Style: slasher, sadistic, brutal, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, halloween, escaped mental patient, trapped, mental institution, killer clown, torture, cult, violence, amusement park, psychopath, cannibalism ...
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Wrath of the Crows (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Wrath of the crows is very gory and brutal, but tied by a strong concept and the whole story is focused on the characters' development. So there's not only splatter sequences, but also atmospheric moments, a few dream-like sequences and a ...
Style: macabre, sadistic, biting, suspense, splatter
Plot: psychopath, danger, mercilessness, murder, violence, jail, brutality, sadism, blood splatter, cruelty, sadistic violence, kicked in the groin ...
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All the Colors of the Dark (1972)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jane lives in London with her boyfriend Richard. Her mother was murdered when she was young, she recently lost a baby in a car crash and she's plagued by nightmares of a knife-wielding man. Richard thinks that the cure is vitamins, while ...
Style: disturbing, scary, gothic, sadistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, obsession, occult, voyeurism, investigation, mysterious character, mind game, woman in danger, psychopath, haunted by the past, danger, pregnancy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: england, europe, london, united kingdom
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 3.9
 1K
The Forest (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A cannibal hermit living in the woods preys on campers and hikers for his food supply.
Style: slasher, sadistic, suspense, rough, psycho film ...
Plot: murder, forest, cannibalism, psychopath, terror, sadism, violence, stalking, adultery, camping, cannibal, ghost ...
Place: los angeles, california
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 3.9
 1K
Old 37 (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two brothers intercept 911 calls in their Father's beat up old Ambulance to exact revenge on a group of careless teen drivers.
Style: brutal, sadistic, disturbing, rough, slasher ...
Plot: ambulance, serial killer, torture, masked man, two killers, brother brother relationship, murder, maniac, characters killed one by one, sadism, wilderness, child abuse ...
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The Last House on the Left (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mari and Phyllis go to the "big city" to see their favorite band BloodLust. Along the way they meet up with newly escaped convict Krug and his gang.
Style: disturbing, banned film, slasher, cult film, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, abduction, youth, crime, serial killer, woman in danger, crimes, psychopath, revenge, violence spree, gory, sheriff ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, connecticut
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 6.4
 128K
Friday the 13th (1980)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Camp counselors are stalked and murdered by an unknown assailant while trying to reopen a summer camp that was the site of a child's drowning.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: maniac, serial killer, murder, camp, drowning, psychopath, cult, danger, fear, gory, revenge, serial murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1958, 1950s ...
Place: new jersey, usa
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 7.3
 236K
Identity (2003)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Complete strangers stranded at a remote desert motel during a raging storm soon find themselves the target of a deranged murderer. As their numbers thin out, the travelers begin to turn on each other, as each tries to figure out who the killer is.
Style: twist ending, mind bending, suspenseful, surprise ending, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder mystery, stranded, mystery, split personality, dissociative identity disorder, psychology, characters killed one by one, motel, psychiatrist, investigation, psycho ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, nevada, florida, united states
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Corpse Party: Tortured Souls (2013)
Genre: Animation, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Heavenly Host Elementary School is a legendary elementary school for ghost stories due to its mysterious past. It was torn down following the murders and disappearances of several of its staff and students and now another school called Kisaragi ...
Style: dark, scary, disturbing, serious, sadistic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, danger, brutality, young heroes, youth, imaginary, survival, dark past, murder, prank, student ...
Place: japan, asia
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