Crime victim movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant crime victim movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, disturbing, suspenseful, weird, tense and realistic films and TV shows about / with crime victim, murder, violence, death, brutality, bespectacled male, suspense, night, tragedy and opening a door plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as crime victim: Death Wish (1974), Worth (2020), Special Affairs Team TEN (2011), Mother's Milk (2013), Sex & Violence (2013), The Marine 6: Close Quarters (2018), High Heel Homicide (2017), Taxi Driver (1976), Come and See (1985), She (1984).

List of crime victim movies

Death Wish (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After his wife is murdered by street punks, a pacifistic New York City architect becomes a one-man vigilante squad, prowling the streets for would-be muggers after dark.
Style: controversial, rough, harsh, disturbing, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, vigilantism, violence, vengeance, revenge, police, murder, home invasion, rape and revenge, gang, gunfight, one against many ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, tucson arizona, honolulu hawaii ...
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Worth (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Kenneth Feinberg, a powerful D.C. lawyer appointed Special Master of the 9/11 Fund, fights off the cynicism, bureaucracy, and politics associated with administering government funds and, in doing so, discovers what life is worth.
Style: captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: lawyer, 9/11, terrorist, deal, tragedy, victim, congress, attack, bureaucracy, fighting the system, attorney, crime victim ...
Time: september 11 2001, year 2001, 2000s
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Special Affairs Team TEN (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: "Special Affairs Team TEN" is a criminal investigation unit that tackles the most violent crimes in South Korea. These crimes usually have less than a 10% rate for arrests. They chase the most notorious killers who attempt to commit the ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, captivating, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Plot: investigation, serial killer, murder, police, analyst, police investigation, friendship, teamwork, maniac, police detective, human nature, character study ...
Place: korea
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Mother's Milk (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Claude is an easily overlooked statistics professor. After a childhood trauma left him motherless, he formed a dysfunctional craving. To satisfy the depraved hunger, he kidnaps Kim from the park and holds her captive in his basement. As the days ...
Style: captivating, psychological thriller
Plot: professor, kidnapping, abduction, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, suspense, psychopath, male female relationship, love affair, relationships, crime victim, forbidden love, infatuation ...
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Sex & Violence (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: The series stars Jennie Raymond as a lesbian police constable, Olympia Dukakis as a victim advocate, Jackie Torrens as a social worker and Kerry Fox and Johnny Terris as therapists.
Style: psychological, erotic
Plot: gay interest, male nudity, rape victim, social worker, society, assistant, help, social issues, suspense, social problems, socially awkward, attorney ...
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The Marine 6: Close Quarters (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jake Carter and another former Marine, Luke Trapper, join forces to rescue a kidnapped girl from a gang of international criminals.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, serious, brutal, exciting ...
Plot: rescue, gang, kidnapping, rescue mission, swat team, fighting crime, resistance, criminal gang, fight, battles, teamwork, hostage ...
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High Heel Homicide (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: As a string of brutal murders plague the city, two undercover detectives (Brent Harvey and Mia Li) race to solve the mystery and unmask the killer. Their only clues: each victim is a former cop and each has a blood-red letter painted on their body. ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, sexy, erotic, hot
Audience: adult
Plot: revenge, murder, police investigation, stripper, strip club, working undercover, suspense, ex cop, crime victim, porn, deviant sex, erotica ...
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I Spit on Your Grave 3: Vengeance is Mine (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jennifer Hills is still tormented by the brutal sexual assault she endured years ago. She’s changed identities and cities, reluctantly joining a support group where she begins to piece together a new life. But when her new friend’s murderer goes ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, rough, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: rape and revenge, revenge, rape victim, rape revenge, torture, rapist, mad woman, female protagonist, murder, rape, violence, mental illness ...
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Taxi Driver (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A mentally unstable Vietnam War veteran works as a night-time taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge for violent action, attempting to save a preadolescent prostitute in the process.
Style: psychological, bleak, neo noir, disturbing, cerebral ...
Plot: character study, loner, violence, vigilante, obsession, alienation, loneliness, vigilantism, psychology, lone wolves, taxi, antisocial behavior ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1975
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, vietnam, harlem
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Come and See (1985)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The invasion of a village in Byelorussia by German forces sends young Florya into the forest to join the weary Resistance fighters, against his family's wishes. There he meets a girl, Glasha, who accompanies him back to his village. On ...
Style: bleak, thought provoking, rough, disturbing, harsh ...
Plot: world war two, genocide, against humanity, war crime, brutality, atrocity, occupation, anti war, war, military, children in wartime, holocaust ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943, 20th century
Place: germany, ussr, poland, europe, russia
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She (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a backward post-apocalyptic world, She aids two brothers' quest to rescue their kidnapped sister. Along the way, they battle orgiastic werewolves, a psychic communist, a tutu-wearing giant, a mad scientist, and gladiators before standing ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: post apocalypse, sword and sorcery, rescue, female protagonist, torture victim, arsonist, violence, exploitation, female fighter, female warrior, distopia, female exploitation ...
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Harry in Your Pocket (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A master thief (James Coburn) and his drug-addicted partner teach two aspiring crooks (Michael Sarrazin, Trish Van Devere) how to steal wallets.
Style: semi serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: pickpocket, career criminal, crime victim, theft, cons and scams, teaching the ways of the world, criminal heroes, dishonesty, partners, friends, airplane, horse riding ...
Time: 70s
Place: british columbia, washington state, salt lake city utah, washington d.c., usa ...
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Thief (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Frank is an expert professional safecracker, specialized in high-profile diamond heists. He plans to use his ill-gotten income to retire from crime and build a nice life for himself complete with a home, wife and kids. To accelerate the process, he ...
Style: atmospheric, cerebral, realistic, tense, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, heist, robbery, car salesman, safecracker, organized crime, mafia, thief, character study, bank robbery, criminal, betrayal ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, new jersey, usa, illinois, los angeles
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Deliverance (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Intent on seeing the Cahulawassee River before it's turned into one huge lake, outdoor fanatic Lewis Medlock takes his friends on a river-rafting trip they'll never forget into the dangerous American back-country.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, intense, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, rape, canoe, rape and revenge, hillbilly, nature, revenge, friendship, forest, river, homosexual rape ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: georgia, usa, southern usa
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Z (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Algeria
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Repression is the rule of the day in this film that skewers Greek governance of the 1960s. Z, a leftist rabble rouser, is killed in what appears to be a traffic accident. But given the political climate, the death of such a prominent activist raises ...
Style: political, realistic, thought provoking, tense, bleak ...
Plot: conspiracy, politics, military, assassination, police, government, investigation, corruption, murder investigation, political corruption, justice, violence ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century
Place: greece, france, africa, europe
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Two Hands (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A 19 year old finds himself in debt to a local gangster when some gang loot disappears and sets him on the run from thugs. Meanwhile two street kids start a shopping spree when they find the missing money.
Style: humorous, disturbing, entertaining, realistic, neo noir ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gangsters, gang, crime gone awry, heist, greed, nothing goes right, love and romance, change of luck, rivalry, on the run, organized crime, dark humor ...
Time: future, 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, sydney australia, england
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O Lucky Man! (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: This sprawling, surrealist musical serves as an allegory for the pitfalls of capitalism, as it follows the adventures of a young coffee salesman in Europe.
Style: road movie, sexy, controversial, psychedelic, allegory ...
Plot: surrealism, breast feeding, social satire, satire, traveling salesman, coffee, psychology, police corruption, hotel, mad scientist, female nudity, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, tokyo, scotland, europe, london ...
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Get Carter (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Michael Caine is Jack Carter, a small-time hood working in London. When word reaches him of his brothers death, he travels to Newcastle to attend the funeral. Refusing to accept the police report of suicide, Carter seeks out his brother’s friends ...
Style: neo noir, tense, dark, bleak, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, revenge, organized crime, investigation, mafia, hitman, gang, murder, violent, car, british pub, whodunit ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, london, northern england, europe
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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: slasher, psychotronic, disturbing, satanic, splatter ...
Plot: killer clown, clown, kidnapping, sadism, brutality, chainsaw, halloween, maniac, mercilessness, survival, game, bet ...
Time: year 1976, 70s
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Blind Fear (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A blind employee at a New England lodge is in danger when a gang of killers arrives to stay at the lodge.
Style: twist ending, surprise ending
Plot: death of protagonist, woman kills a man, assassination attempt, truck, woman in danger, assassin, death of killer, breaking the law, older man younger woman relationship, tragic event, murder, murder of friend ...
Place: maine, new england
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Puzzle of a Downfall Child (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lou Andreas Sand, a once famous model, recalls her past as she tries to make success in the modeling world of New York, her stressfull workdays, her affair with Mark, an advertising executive, her friendship with photographer Aaron, and her downward ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: fashion, photographer, mental illness, modeling, cult, drug addiction, character study, sex crime, paranoia, psychiatrist, suicide attempt, mental breakdown ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, jamaica, paris france
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Young Einstein (1988)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Albert Einstein is the son of a Tasmanian apple farmer, who discovers the secret of splitting the beer atom to put the bubbles back into beer. When Albert travels to Sydney to patent his invention he meets beatuiful French scientist Marie Curie, as ...
Style: parody, surreal, humorous, splatter, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, kids, date night
Plot: beer, rock and roll, farce, love affair, childhood, rock, teenager, exploitation, atomic bomb, natural disaster, autism, musician ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia, tasmania, paris france, sydney australia
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White Fire (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey, France, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Bo was a child, a mysterious stranger sadistically murdered his parents. Only Bo and his sister, Ingrid survived the bloodshed. Now, twenty years later... Bo and his sister are grown up. They are now employees at a diamond mineshaft located in ...
Plot: female nudity, brother sister relationship, incest, sister, lesbian, erotica, diamond mine, murder of wife, violence, death of father, sex, blonde ...
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey
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Thirst (1979)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The descendant of Elizabeth Bathory is abducted by a cult of self-proclaimed supermen who achieve this state of superiority by drinking from the "blood cows" (read: people) kept at the "dairy farm", and they try to get her to ...
Style: atmospheric, slasher, scary, serious, rough ...
Plot: vampire, kidnapping, supernatural, cult, occult, brainwashing, exploitation, macabre, paranormal, religion, creature, nurse ...
Time: 70s
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Thief of Hearts (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman trapped in a boring marriage begins an affair with a handsome man who seems able to read her mind. She doesn't know that he has broken into her house and read her diaries, where she has recorded her deepest thoughts and fantasies.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, suspenseful, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: adultery, seduction, obsession, burglar, motorcycle, erotica, love and romance, voyeurism, male nudity, diary, sexual fantasy, fantasy world ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
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Hitting Home (1988)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Canadian businesswoman Dinah Middleton's is devastated when her teenage son, Alex, is killed by a hit-and-run driver. When the police fail to turn up any suspects, she turns private detective to track the killer down. She traces the murderer to ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: obsession, hit and run, revenge, life is a bitch, rivalry, vengeance, little boy, breaking the law, miscarriage of justice, redheaded woman, sexual euphemism, woman driver ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, new york, montreal, usa
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Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: George Orwell's novel of a totalitarian future society in which a man whose daily work is rewriting history tries to rebel by falling in love.
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, psychological, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: distopia, brainwashing, politics, totalitarianism, future dystopia, torture, fascism, surveillance, female nudity, alternate reality, political corruption, society ...
Time: future, year 1984, 80s, 20th century, 18th century
Place: london, england, europe, united kingdom, britain
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Murder by Phone (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A disgruntled phone company employee develops a device whereby those answering a phone can be murdered, and it's up to Nat Bridger to stop the killer.
Style: slasher, weird, retro
Plot: murder, revenge, technology, exploitation, cell phone, male protagonist, homeless woman, receptionist, murder of mother, tour guide, dying words, repairman ...
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Kiss or Kill (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two lovers, Nikki and Al, have a scam in which Nikki allows herself to be picked up by older men, drugs them, and, with Al's help, robs them. After accidentally killing one of her victims with an overdose, Nikki and Al are on the run.
Style: neo noir, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: lovers on the run, murder, scam, hotel room, sex crime, hotel, on the road, road trip, nuclear testing, life is a bitch, on the run, social misfits ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, south australia
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The Grey Fox (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Old West highwayman Bill Miner, known to Pinkertons as "The Gentleman Bandit," is released in 1901 after 33 years in prison, a genial and charming old man. He goes to Washington to live and work with his sister's family. But the world ...
Style: gloomy, talky, melancholic, lyrical, harsh ...
Plot: train, robbery, railway, redemption, prison escape, catastrophe, prison, culture clash, lone hero, crime gone awry, mentor, corruption ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, 20th century
Place: canada, british columbia, california, washington d.c., usa ...
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