Poison movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant poison movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, suspense and captivating films and TV shows about / with poison, murder, death, crimes, blood, violence, vengeance, gun, danger and betrayal plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Hong Kong and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as poison: Buried Alive (1990), Crooked House (2017), Crimson Peak (2015), Downfall (2004), Crank (2006), Raise Ravens (1976), Black Widow (1987), The Blue Lagoon (1980), Stressed to Kill (2016), Nora Roberts’ Montana Sky (2007).

List of poison movies

Buried Alive (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Clint is an every day working man whose wife Joanna is having an affair with a doctor. They plot to kill him and get the insurance money. Only trouble the drug overdose they give him doesn't kill him. Lucky for Clint he's buried in a cheap ...
Style: scary, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: buried alive, poison, betrayal, lethal injection, poisoning, infidelity, revenge, love affair, investigation, supernatural, killer, survival ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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Crooked House (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A private investigator helps a former flame solve the murder of her wealthy grandfather, who lived in a sprawling estate surrounded by his idiosyncratic family.
Style: suspense, enigmatic, captivating, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: whodunit, twists and turns, murder mystery, private detective, mansion, murder, servant, family secret, lady, investigation, poison, secret ...
Time: 50s, year 1957
Place: london, cairo egypt, scotland yard
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Crimson Peak (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds… and ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, atmospheric, gothic horror, macabre ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, supernatural, incest, murder, psychopath, brother sister incest, betrayal, estate, old mansion, ghost story, female protagonist ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, edwardian era, 1890s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, usa
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Downfall (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Italy
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force attacking from the west. In Berlin, capital of the Third Reich, Adolf Hitler proclaims that Germany will still ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, harsh, atmospheric, intense ...
Plot: world war two, war, suicide, hitler, nazi, nazism, holocaust, fascism, national socialism, third reich, courage, betrayal ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, 20th century, year 1942
Place: berlin germany, germany, poland, prague, europe ...
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Crank (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Professional assassin Chev Chelios learns his rival has injected him with a poison that will kill him if his heart rate drops.
Style: intense, exciting, humorous, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, tough heroes, dark humor, revenge, hitman, one man army, lone hero, assassin, drugs, gunfight, nudity (full frontal - brief), poison ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, north america
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Raise Ravens (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Madrid, the orphan sisters Irene, Ana and Maite are raised by their austere aunt Paulina together with their mute and crippled grandmother after the death of their mother and their military father Anselmo. Ana is a melancholic girl, fascinated by ...
Style: mind bending, political, surreal, psychedelic, realistic ...
Plot: coming of age, poison, flashback, childhood trauma, adultery, mother daughter relationship, children, female nudity, youth, orphan, childhood, child protagonist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: madrid, spain, europe
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Black Widow (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Federal agent Alexandra Barnes believes that Catherine Petersen is a serial killer who marries rich men and then murders them for their money. But since Catherine is seemingly a master of disguise and has multiple identities, Alexandra can't ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, suspense, neo noir, exciting ...
Plot: femme fatale, serial killer, investigation, women, manipulation, plot twist, twists and turns, dangerous attraction, poison, murder, black widow, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hawaii, seattle, usa
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The Blue Lagoon (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two small children and a ship's cook survive a shipwreck and find safety on an idyllic tropical island. Soon, however, the cook dies and the young boy and girl are left on their own. Days become years and Emmeline (Brooke Shields) and Richard ...
Style: sexual, romantic, erotic, sexy, captivating ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, kids, date night ...
Plot: island, survival, coming of age, love and romance, teenager, stranded, sexual awakening, teenage love, fall in love, adventure, teenage sexuality, shipwreck ...
Time: victorian era, turn of the century, 19th century, 80s, 20th century ...
Place: san francisco, pacific ocean
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Stressed to Kill (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After suffering a heart attack, Bill (Bill Oberst) takes his doctor's advice literally to eliminate the stresses from his life. The plan is working until his killings attract the attention of a psychotic cop (Armand Assante) who isn't sure ...
Style: humorous, bloody, brutal, intense, suspenseful ...
Plot: karma, rudeness, justice, vigilante, death, poison, retribution, vengeance, revenge, psychology, marriage, medicine ...
Place: florida, usa
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Nora Roberts’ Montana Sky (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The wealthy stock dealer bequeaths his Montana farm to the three daughters provided they would live there together at least for a year.
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, melancholic, touching ...
Plot: parents and children, love affair, sister sister relationship, poison, sibling relationship, family relations, family gatherings, ranch, estrangement, romance, male female relationship, death of father ...
Time: contemporary
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Happy End (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Robinson, appropriately named as we will soon discover, is on vacation in Biarritz with his wife. What follows is the story behind the loss of his arm, a story that becomes increasingly bizarre and eventually apocalyptic, leading us down a narrative ...
Style: mind bending, serious, atmospheric, exciting, tense ...
Plot: virus, snow, end of the world, contamination, apocalypse, poison, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, death, suicide, couple relations, vacation ...
Place: europe, spain, france
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Kate (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After she's irreversibly poisoned, a ruthless criminal operative has less than 24 hours to exact revenge on her enemies and in the process forms an unexpected bond with the daughter of one of her past victims.
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, captivating, neo noir ...
Plot: female assassin, murder, vengeance, assassin, female protagonist, poison, revenge, murderer, yakuza, strong female lead, violence, fight ...
Time: 2020s
Place: tokyo, japan, osaka japan
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Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 192 min.
Story: The story of the Peoples Temple cult led by Jim Jones and the events leading up to one of the largest mass suicides in history.
Style: disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: cult, commune, poison, manipulation, mass suicide, no survivors, religions or cults, psychopath, rebellion, fighting the system, leadership, against humanity ...
Time: year 1980, 70s, year 1978, 1940s, year 1965
Place: africa, san francisco, california
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Spasms (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gigantic serpent is captured on a remote island and shipped to an American college for experimentation.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, retro ...
Plot: monster, creature feature, college, poison, animal attack, research, obsession, laboratory, ship, snake, paranormal, sea ...
Place: san diego california
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Of Unknown Origin (1983)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bart Hughes has a pretty good life, a beautiful wife, a young son, a good job with promotion prospects, and a renovated brownstone in New York. When wife and kid leave for a vacation, Bart stays behind to work on a project that will earn him that ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, scary, tense, psychological ...
Plot: house, poison, social misfits, mind game, obsession, cat, killer animal, terror, mutant, monster, home invasion, creature feature ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
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Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 114 min.
Story: During China's Tang dynasty the emperor has taken the princess of a neighboring province as wife. She has borne him two sons and raised his eldest. Now his control over his dominion is complete, including the royal family itself.
Style: colourful, absurd, sexy, captivating, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: martial arts, royal family, betrayal, forbidden love, dysfunctional family, kung fu, fight, empress, sword fight, empire, execution, punishment ...
Time: 1930s, 7th century, 10th century, middle ages
Place: china, asia, tokyo, rome italy, ancient china
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Escape Room (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Six strangers find themselves in circumstances beyond their control, and must use their wits to survive.
Style: suspense, exciting, surprise ending, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: trapped, puzzle, survival, game of death, clue, group of strangers, riddles and clues, quest, insecurity, death, teamwork, survivor ...
Place: chicago illinois
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Ninja III: The Domination (1984)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A female aerobic instructor is possessed by an evil spirit of a fallen ninja when coming to his aid. The spirit seeks revenge on those who killed him and uses the female instructor's body to carry out his mission. The only way the spirit will ...
Style: light, scary, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, martial arts, supernatural, female ninja, revenge, ninja magic, ninja master, curse, showdown, murderer, killings, peril ...
Time: 80s
Place: phoenix arizona, arizona
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Thy Neighbor's Wife (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the vein of "The Hand That Rocks the Cradle" and fraught with mystery and edge-of-your seat suspense, Kari Wuhrer Poison tells the darkly insidious story of the Garrett household and their descent into a hellish world of sexual malice ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, erotic ...
Plot: murder, false identity, widow, cuckold, loss of husband, female serial killer, voyeurism, manipulation, dangerous attraction, couple relations, frame up, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: beverly hills, usa
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The Hateful Eight (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Bounty hunters seek shelter from a raging blizzard and get caught up in a plot of betrayal and deception.
Style: captivating, stylized, talky, bloody, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, gang, stagecoach, dark humor, winter, murder, brutality, old west, revenge, snow, prisoner, twists and turns ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: wyoming, usa
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You Only Live Twice (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A mysterious space craft kidnaps a Russian and American space capsule and brings the world on the verge of another World War. James Bond investigates the case in Japan and meets with his archenemy Blofeld. The fifth film from the legendary James ...
Style: exciting, witty, sexy, slasher, saga ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: james bond, faked death, spy, secret organization, espionage, secret headquarters, ninja, white man asian woman relationship, slut, sluttiness, secret service, cold war ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: japan, russia, tokyo, hong kong, asia ...
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Why Didn't They Ask Evans? (1980)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: This intriguing story is set in the 1930s at a country house, where two amateur sleuths, Bobby Jones and Lady Frankie Derwent, try to unravel the mystery behind a tale of murder, suspense and false identities. And the only clues the two have to go ...
Plot: murder mystery, poison, drug addict, morphine, overdose, whodunit, maid, dying words, impersonation, interwar period, mysticism, false identity ...
Time: 1930s
Place: wales
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Mongol: The Rise of Genghis Khan (2007)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia, Germany, Kazakhstan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The story recounts the early life of Genghis Khan, a slave who went on to conquer half the world in the 11th century.
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, stylized, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conquering, monk, leadership, escape, genghis khan, battles, desert, king, medieval, betrayal, husband wife reunion, rise to the top ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: mongolia, china, asia
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Snake Island (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of American tourists heading down an African river make a brief stop at Snake Island, an island that has been virtually abandoned for years. When they end up getting trapped on the island overnight, they find thousands of deadly snakes ...
Style: serious, surreal, suspenseful, captivating, low-budget
Plot: snake, giant snake, island, survival, isolation, adventure, confined, heroes, poison, leadership, animal attack, monster ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa, south africa
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Detective Dee: The Four Heavenly Kings (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Dee, the detective serving Chinese empress Wu Zetian, is called upon to investigate a series of strange events in Loyang, including the appearance of mysterious warriors wearing Chiyou ghost masks, foxes that speak human language and the pillar ...
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, serious
Plot: tang dynasty, martial arts, magic, poison, temple, investigation, political intrigue, crimes, medieval, conspiracy, throne, state affairs ...
Time: 7th century
Place: china, ancient china
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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: scary, suspense, macabre, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, virus, infection, pandemic, post apocalypse, road trip, biohazard, apocalypse, deadly virus, end of the world, supernatural, disease ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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No Time To Die (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 163 min.
Story: James Bond is retired and living a peaceful life, but after a visit from Felix Leiter, Bond must follow the trail of a dangerous new villain with never before seen technology.
Style: exciting, epic, suspense, intellectual, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: james bond, spy, espionage, cia agent, cia, secret service, crimes, british intelligence, infection, british secret service, 007, murder ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
Place: jamaica, london, havana cuba, italy, norway ...
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Rasputin (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Grigorij Efimovic Rasputin (1869-1916) the mystic and self-proclaimed holy man. The saint-demon and the simple peasant. About the plot against Rasputin, hated and feared at the highest levels of government because of his surreal influence on the ...
Style: disturbing, factual, tense, captivating, exciting
Plot: russian history, historical character, magician, assassination, occult, russian revolution, villain played by lead actor, russian, murder, tragic villain, priest, catholic ...
Time: 20th century
Place: russia
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Red Nights (2010)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, France, Belgium
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A woman acquires a box with a seal made of white jade, it is rumored that the box belonged to the first Chinese emperor. She journeys to Hong Kong in an attempt to sell the artifact.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: murder, torture, mystery, psychopath, treasure hunt, emperor, strong sexual content, track down, mysterious character, crimes, poison, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
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How to Be a Serial Killer (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: HOW TO BE A SERIAL KILLER is the story of Mike Wilson, a charismatic, educated, and articulate young man who has found his life's purpose in exterminating people. Mike is determined to spread his message about the joy of serial killing and ...
Style: scary, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, psychopath, hitman, stalking, law enforcement, misfit, chaos and mayhem, frame up, psychiatrist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, poison ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, los angeles, mexico
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