Insane movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant insane movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, slasher and scary films and TV shows about / with insane, insanity, psychopath, murder, blood, serial killer, gore, psycho, violence and disturbed individual plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, Italy, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as insane: Ichi the Killer: Episode 0 (2002), TORMENT (2017), Shocker (1989), The Black String (2018), Artemis Fowl (2020), Insanity (2021), Hana-Dama (2014), Pickman's Muse (2010), Wakefield (2021), Ward No. 6 (2009).

List of insane movies

Ichi the Killer: Episode 0 (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
Story: A masochistic mobster meets his match in the dark streets of Tokyo. His nemesis, Ichi, is a psychopathic killer with an unrelenting thirst for bloodshed. A horrifying secret burns in his mind, and his hands deal death without mercy. At last, the ...
Style: adult animation, disturbing
Plot: psychopath, yakuza, good versus evil, brutality, corruption, fight, mental illness, rage, murder, evil, fear, uncontrollable ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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 4.4
 112
TORMENT (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Freely inspired to the GACY's torture insane world, this film promise to tell what in other movies no one had the courage to push the limits!
Style: psychotronic, depressing, scary, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: sexual abuse, murder, serial killer, fear, psychopath, torture, graphic violence, torment, killer clown, all male cast, pervert, nightmare ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy
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 5.4
 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, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, electric chair, supernatural, maniac, evil, psychopath, reincarnation, police investigation, vengeance, serial killer, chase, violence ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: california
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The Black String (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a suburban slacker has a reckless encounter with a mysterious woman, his life begins to unravel in horrific fashion. His friends and family believe he's losing his mind, but he's convinced something far more sinister is taking place.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, exciting, suspense, mind bending
Plot: victim, uncover truth, mysterious girl, mysterious stranger, possessed human, chase, mystery, misfit, investigation, insane, riddles and clues, hallucination ...
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 4.2
 27K
Artemis Fowl (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Artemis Fowl the second, a young Irish criminal mastermind, kidnaps the fairy LEPrecon officer Holly Short for ransom to fund rescuing his father. Once a transaction is made, they go onto a hunt for the evil pixie Opal Koboi and rush to save Artemis ...
Style: colourful, captivating, light, atmospheric, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: fairy, elf, disney, genius, child, mythical creature, fantasy life, magic, magical creature, family, fantasy world, boy genius ...
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 4.7
 230
Insanity (2021)
Genre: Horror
Country: Brazil
Duration: 38 min.
TV show
Story: A personal tragedy causes young forensics investigator Paula to have a breakdown, which results in her admittance to a psychiatric hospital. There, she is pulled into the darkest and most terrifying corners of her mind by a mysterious doctor.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, suspense, tense ...
Plot: mental institution, insanity, psychiatry, psychopath, mystery, conspiracy, male female relationship, dark secret, psycho, family tragedy, evil plot, insane ...
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 5.3
 126
Hana-Dama (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Transfer student Mizuki Aonuma (Rina Sakuragi) is bullied mercilessly by classmate Aya (Eriko Nakamura) and others. Nevertheless, Mizuki is always able to maintain her calm composure. Kirie (Maika Shimamura), who has a passive character and is also ...
Style: suspense, sincere, suspenseful, tense, psychological
Plot: bully, schoolgirl, insanity, bullying, insane, mockery, social problems, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, teenager, japanese schoolgirl, blood ...
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 5.6
 334
Pickman's Muse (2010)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An artist, Robert Pickman, becomes obsessed by visions of unworldly horror, revealed to him through an ancient artifact discovered in an abandoned church.
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense, suspense
Plot: painting, cult, obsession, creative block, insane, treasure, possessed human, insanity, autism, surrealism, h.p. lovecraft
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 7.6
 1K
Wakefield (2021)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Australia
TV show
Story: Nikhil Katira is a psychiatric nurse working at Wakefield, a facility perched on the edge of Australia's spectacular Blue Mountains. There's one problem - while his patients are getting better, he's getting worse.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, psychological thriller
Plot: mental institution, medical, psychiatric ward, psychiatry, doctor patient relationship, psychiatrist, insane, psychologist, introspection, medicine, self discovery, physician ...
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 6.2
 730
Ward No. 6 (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Simultaneously nihilistic and heartening, Ward No. 6 is based on a story by Chekov, in which a psychiatric doctor becomes a patient in his own asylum. Updated to contemporary Russia, the film is a cocktail of anxieties and riddles, showcasing how ...
Style: psychological, serious, touching, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, human nature, doctors and patients, isolation, estrangement, confined, misfit, society, social misfits, doctor, life philosophy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
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Alice in the Country of Hearts: Wonderful Wonder World (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The girly but bloody otome game re-imagining of Lewis Carroll's classic fantasy novel Alice's Adventures in Wonderland with bishounen characters and added romance. A parody of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland where Alice is smart and ...
Style: fairy tale, gothic, absurd, entertaining, captivating ...
Plot: steampunk, wonderland, adaptation, magical girl, love interest, magic, infatuation, adventure, love and romance, insanity, mad love, fall in love ...
Time: victorian era
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 4.8
 3K
Tone-Deaf (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman leaves for a quiet weekend in the country after losing her job and imploding her latest dysfunctional relationship. She rents a country house from an old-fashioned widower who’s struggling to hide his psychopathic tendencies. Soon, two ...
Style: suspenseful, sadistic, bleak, rough, surreal
Plot: psychopath, suicide, dementia, murder, piano, countryside, layoff, lsd, violence, disturbed individual, secret past, insane ...
Place: los angeles
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 6.2
 3K
Evilenko (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In 1984, in Kiev, the communist teacher Andrej Romanovic Evilenko is dismissed from his position after a pedophilic act against a student. On 15 May 1984, the pedophile Evilenko begins to rape children, and then slashing the victims in pieces and ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, scary, serious, psychological ...
Plot: pedophile, serial killer, sexual abuse, child murder investigation, murder, psychopath, woman in danger, sexual sadism, investigation, dead children, cannibalism, pedophilia ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, year 1992, year 1984
Place: kiev ukraine, ukraine, russia, crimea, ussr
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Scream, Pretty Peggy (1973)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A sculptor hires young college girls to take care of his elderly mother and his supposedly insane sister, both of whom live in the old family mansion with him.
Style: psychotronic, psychological thriller
Plot: sculptor, insane, female protagonist, college, housekeeper, summer job, environmentalist, murder, dark secret, female student, mansion, missing sister ...
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 4.3
 176
The Follower (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tragedy strikes when Chelsea's flight back home crashes in the wilderness. The only other urvivor of the crash, Evelyn King, who just so happens to be a huge fan of Chelsea, pulls her to safety. As Evelyn cares for Chelsea's wounds, she ...
Style: sinister
Plot: wilderness, air disaster, fan, fanatic, insane, obsession, stalker, country singer, survivor, pregnant woman, plane crash, bound and gagged ...
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 6.3
 286
Lilian's Story (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: For forty years Lilian Singer has been locked up in a 'loony bin' by her father. Her release is eventually secured by her eccentric Aunt Kitty and her brother, John. Lilian starts to carve out a place for herself. As she explores Sydney ...
Plot: weirdo, insane, father, choice, tragedy, daughter, mental illness, hiding place, female full frontal nudity
Place: australia
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The First Power (1990)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young man born out of an incestuous relationship, after enduring an emotionally scarring childhood, gives in to the dark side of Satanic forces and becomes a weapon of evil. He kills with such ferocity that he becomes the main target of the ...
Style: disturbing, rough, bleak, serious, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, police detective, murder, deal with the devil, mystery, clergy, mind game, resurrection, occult, psychopath, investigation ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: los angeles, california
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 6.9
 10K
Ex Drummer (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Music
Country: Belgium, France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Three handicapped losers who form a band ask famous writer Dries to be their drummer. He joins the band and starts manipulating them.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Plot: nihilism, rock, dark humor, manipulation, homosexual, cocaine, rehearsal, buddies, music band, lifestyle, insanity, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium
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Natural Born Killers (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two victims of traumatized childhoods become lovers and psychopathic serial murderers irresponsibly glorified by the mass media.
Style: sadistic, atmospheric, brutal, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: dark humor, violence, psychopath, mass murder, sadism, serial killer, murderous pair, criminal heroes, violence spree, insanity, cruelty, hallucination ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: paris france, nevada, arizona, london, tokyo ...
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 6.7
 72K
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, psychological, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: home invasion, evil man, kidnapping, massacre, brutality, insanity, sadism, serial rapist, sadistic horror, sadistic killer, psycho killer, sadistic psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, south of france, europe
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Freddy vs. Jason (2003)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Evil dream-demon Freddy Krueger devises a plan to manipulate the unstoppable Jason Vorhees into hacking up the teenagers of Elm Street in an effort to make people remember the name Freddy Krueger, thus freeing him from limbo.
Style: brutal, scary, slasher, suspense, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, masked man, serial killer, murder, summer camp, small town, homicidal maniac, brutality, violence, two killers, characters killed one by one, human monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1973, 2000s, year 1957 ...
Place: new jersey, midwest, ohio
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Midnight Killer (1986)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Nicola confronts his beautiful wife about the affair she's been having. But someone brutally murders her in the shower, right after he leaves the house. Naturally Nicola is made prime suspect. But his colleague, Anna, sees signs that the murder ...
Style: psychotronic, splatter, suspense, disturbing, slasher ...
Plot: extramarital affair, crazy, insane, slaughterhouse, assassin, graphic violence, bloodbath, mystery killer, massacre, crime spree, rage, murder ...
Place: europe, italy
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Office Killer (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When Dorine Douglas' job as proofreader for Constant Consumer magazine is turned into an at-home position during a downsizing, she doesn't know how to cope. But after accidentally killing one of her co-workers, she discovers that murder ...
Style: psychological, slasher, cynical, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: asthma, female psychopath, evil woman, workplace, psychopath, office, workplace romance, obsession, vengeance, protagonist as suspect, goofy hero, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: virginia, usa, new york
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 5.6
 12K
Dread (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three college students set out to document what other people dread most.
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: fear, manipulation, nightmare, human nature, social relations, mind game, obsession, youth, dishonesty, college, rivalry, held captive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Blade of the Ripper (1971)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Newly married to an older man, Julie returns to Vienna, where a razor wielding slasher is killing women. Jean, her cruel and sadistic former lover, immediately contacts her, certain that only he can satisfy her strange vice. But she rejects him. She ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mystery killer, murder, woman in danger, obsession, love triangle, mysterious character, cult, dishonesty, femme fatale, crimes, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: europe, austria, turin italy, vienna, spain ...
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 7.3
 331K
Scream (1996)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A killer known as Ghostface begins killing off teenagers, and as the body count begins rising, one girl and her friends find themselves contemplating the 'rules' of horror films as they find themselves living in a real-life one.
Style: slasher, scary, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: woman in danger, masked killer, serial killer, high school, psychopath, who done it, murder, small town, mystery, violent, heroine, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa
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 6.4
 4K
Blood Brides (1970)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A madman haunted by the ghost of his ex-wife carves a corpse-laden trail.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, psychological, surreal, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, woman in danger, crimes, fashion, family life, homicidal maniac, criminal, serial murder, whodunit, violence ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: europe, paris france, france
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 64K
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: serial killer, psychopath, trap, home invasion, torture, held captive, deathtrap, homicidal maniac, masked man, maniac, hostage, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
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Beyond the Darkness (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young rich orphan loses his fiancée to voodoo doll mischief on the part of his housekeeper who is jealous of his attentions. He digs his girlfriend up, cleans her out, stuffs her, and puts her in bed at the mansion. Following this, he tries out ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, serious, scary, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, murder, necrophilia, serial killer, psychopath, death, torture, anthropophagus, woman in danger, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, southern italy
Is relevant ?
 6.0
 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: serial killer, obsession, insanity, extreme violence, mannequin, brutality, loneliness, violence spree, homicidal maniac, mental illness, sadism, psychopath ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2010s, 70s
Place: usa, los angeles
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