Killer on the loose movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant killer on the loose movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychotronic, slasher, suspenseful, suspense, scary and serious films and TV shows about / with serial killer, murder, killer on the loose, serial murder, corpse, violence, death, blood, psychopath and screaming plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Crime genres shot in USA, Spain, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as killer on the loose: The Pleasure Principle (2019), Primal (2019), Halloween Kills (2021), Halloween (2018), A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984), Pieces (1982), Blood Brides (1970), Screamtime (1983), Nightwatch (1994), The Last Circus (2010).

List of killer on the loose movies

The Pleasure Principle (2019)
Genre: Crime
Country: Poland, Czech Republic, Russia
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: Mysterious murders has been committed in four post-communist cities: Warsaw, Prague, Odesa, and Leipzig. The investigations are carried out by three absolutely different in many aspects criminal police officers. Independently of one another, they ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, rough
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, killer on the loose, investigator, killing spree, police investigator, murder, police officer, murder investigation, twists and turns, crimes, dishonesty ...
Place: prague, poland, czech republic, ukraine, central europe ...
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 4.9
 9K
Primal (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A big-game hunter for zoos who has booked passage on a Greek shipping freighter with a fresh haul of exotic and deadly animals from the Amazon, including a rare white Jaguar - along with a political assassin being extradited to the U.S in secret. ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Plot: killer animal, animal attack, amazon, big game hunter, assassin, dangerous animal, killer on the loose, killed by an animal, escaped killer, villain, escaped prisoner, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
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Halloween Kills (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The saga of Michael Myers and Laurie Strode continues in the next thrilling chapter of the Halloween series.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, atmospheric, intense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, killing spree, masked killer, psycho, halloween, killer, evil, violence, massacre, house fire, hospital ...
Time: 2010s, 70s, 21st century, year 1978
Place: illinois, usa
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 6.5
 156K
Halloween (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her iconic role as Laurie Strode, who comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago. This film, ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: masked killer, serial killer, halloween, violence, boogeyman, sadistic psychopath, serial murder, homicidal maniac, evil, masked villain, stalker, murderer ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: illinois, midwest
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A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop's daughter, Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp) traces the cause to child molester Fred Krueger (Robert Englund), who was ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: supernatural, nightmare, murder, serial killer, teenager, nightmare comes true, high school, sleep deprivation, fear, monster, dream, supernatural horror ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century, year 1981
Place: ohio, usa
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Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy, from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, serial murder, maniac, killer as protagonist, police investigation, prison, prisoner, violence, serial killer as protagonist, male female relationship, escape, male protagonist ...
Time: 70s, year 1978, year 1969, year 1976, year 1977 ...
Place: usa, seattle
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 6.0
 11K
Pieces (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A frustrated Boston detective searches for the maniac responsible for mutilating a number of university coeds.
Style: slasher, disturbing, suspense, scary, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, chainsaw, college, psychopath, stalking, exploitation, sadistic psychopath, investigation, woman in danger, childhood trauma, mysterious character ...
Time: 80s, year 1942, year 1982
Place: boston, usa
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 6.3
 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, surreal, suspenseful, psychological, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, homicidal maniac, serial murder, woman in danger, crimes, whodunit, fashion, family life, criminal, violence ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: europe, paris france, france
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 4.9
 940
Screamtime (1983)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Compilation of three short horror films: "That's The Way To Do It", "Dreamhouse" and "Do You Believe In Fairies?" plus some new linking material.
Style: slasher, scary, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, paranormal, puppeteer, ghost, haunted house, psychopath, graphic violence, youth, supernatural, child killer, couple relations, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york
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 7.2
 16K
Nightwatch (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In order to finance his law studies, Martin starts as a night watchman in a mortuary. When the victims of a serial killer of prostitutes are deposited there, scary things begin to happen. Therefore and because of a strange bet with his fellow ...
Style: macabre, suspenseful, scary, tense, psychological ...
Plot: doctors, serial killer, mystery, bet, night watchman, brutality, crimes, morgue, oral sex, perversion, twists and turns, murder ...
Time: 90s
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The Last Circus (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The journey of Javier, the obese Sad Clown, starts during his childhood in the midst of the Spanish civil war in 1937. His father, one of Spain’s most prominent jesters, is detained and tortured by the fascist regime.
Style: disturbing, bleak, rough, surreal, psychological ...
Plot: clown, dark humor, circus, rivalry, graphic violence, performer's life, life is a bitch, uninhibited rivalry, sadism, killer clown, erotic dream, revenge motive ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s, year 1937, year 1973
Place: europe, spain, madrid
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Apartment Zero (1988)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The owner of a failing cinema and his mysterious boarder are caught up in the political intrigue of Argentina.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, serious, tense ...
Plot: gay, neighbor, dark humor, serial killer, loneliness, mental illness, murder, twists and turns, homosexual subtext, gender, crimes, lgbt ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1988
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina, latin america, california
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 5.5
 17K
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, scary, sadistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, supernatural, electric chair, vengeance, police investigation, obsession, evil, reincarnation, monster, chase, ghost ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: california
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A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dream demon Freddy Krueger is resurrected from his apparent demise, and rapidly tracks down and kills the remainder of the Elm Street kids. However, Kristen, who can draw others into her dreams, wills her special ability to her friend Alice. Alice ...
Style: slasher, scary, bloody, surreal, suspense ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: supernatural, asthma, high school, monster, serial killer, time loop, murder, teenager, demon, martial arts, nightmare comes true, psychopath ...
Time: 80s, year 1991
Place: ohio, usa, midwest
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A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors (1987)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It's been many years since Freddy Krueger's first victim, Nancy, came face-to-face with Freddy and his sadistic, evil ways. Now, Nancy's all grown up; she's put her frightening nightmares behind her and is helping teens cope with ...
Style: slasher, scary, surreal, suspense, bloody ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: serial killer, mental institution, supernatural, nightmare, murder, monster, dead teenager, dream, trapped, serial murder, nightmare comes true, ghost ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1990
Place: ohio, usa
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A Nightmare on Elm Street 2: Freddy's Revenge (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A new family moves into the house on Elm Street, and before long, the kids are again having nightmares about deceased child murderer Freddy Krueger. This time, Freddy attempts to possess a teenage boy to cause havoc in the real world, and can only ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, surreal, bloody ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: high school, monster, homoeroticism, serial killer, gay, teenager, demon, nudity (full frontal - brief), gay subtext, supernatural, vengeance, transformation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989, year 1985
Place: usa, ohio, midwest
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Four Flies on Grey Velvet (1971)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Roberto, a drummer in a rock band, keeps receiving weird phone calls and being followed by a mysterious man. One night he manages to catch up with his persecutor and tries to get him to talk but in the ensuing struggle he accidentally stabs him. He ...
Style: slasher, mind bending, macabre, psychedelic, surreal ...
Plot: serial killer, obsession, murder, musician, killer, female psychopath, murder mystery, gay, blackmail, decapitation, photographer, erotica ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, germany, italy, rome italy, vatican
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 6.4
 24K
Bad Samaritan (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A thieve makes a disturbing discovery in the house where he breaks in. Later, when he returns to the same house with his partner in crime, things are not longer how he expected.
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, home invasion, psychopath, investigation, violence, held captive, sadist, captive, sadism, psycho killer, murder, obsession ...
Time: contemporary
Place: portland oregon, oregon
Is relevant ?
 4.6
 407
Satanik (1968)
Genre: Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A youth potion transforms an old crone into a ravishing beauty. Unfortunately, her new-found gorgeousness forces the heroine to form a pact with the Devil.
Style: slasher, ambiguous ending, psychotronic, cult film, eurospy
Plot: superhero, disfigurement, psychological manipulation, sexual predator, manipulative behavior, running from police, thunderstorm, female serial killer, egocentric woman, abused woman, port, loss of brother ...
Place: geneva switzerland, madrid
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So Sweet, So Dead (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A serial killer is on the loose. His victims are unfaithful wives and he always leaves compromising photographs at the crime scene.
Style: sexy, slasher, erotic, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, murder, erotica, gay, affair, wedding, lgbt, adultery, massage parlor, whodunit, police inspector, desire for fame ...
Place: vatican
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Slumber Party Massacre III (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a hard day of volleyball at the beach, a teen whose parents are away decides to have a slumber party with her girlfriends. Their boyfriends predictably show up to scare them, but a stranger from the beach is also seen lurking around the house. ...
Style: slasher, bloody, sexy, erotic, splatter ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, cheerleading, high school, murder, espionage, chase, death, violence, massacre, nudity (full frontal - brief), group of friends, killer ...
Time: 80s, 90s
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The Slumber Party Massacre (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An 18-year-old high school girl is left at home by her parents and decides to have a slumber party. Meanwhile, a mass murderer with a propensity for power tools has escaped from prison, and eventually makes his way to the party where the guests ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, bloody, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, high school, teenager, psychopath, women, violence, marijuana, neighbor, exploitation, violence spree, sexual relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: venice california, venice beach california, los angeles
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10 to Midnight (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the real-life Richard Speck murders, amoral, nearly psychotic killer Warren Stacey (Gene Davis) is a serial killer who has murdered a number of women; he stabs them while they are naked to minimize leaving any physical evidence. Police ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, sexy, neo noir, suspense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, revenge, vigilantism, vigilante, sex maniac, teenager, killer, male nudity, crimes, villain, chase ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: los angeles, san francisco
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Return to Sleepaway Camp (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: It's summer camp as usual at Camp Manabe where the kids torment each other for fun while the underpaid camp staff provides as little supervision as possible. Greedy camp owner Frank and junior partner Ronnie do their best to keep everyone in ...
Style: slasher, suspense, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, summer camp, bully, burned alive, who done it, serial killer, investigation, obsession, teenage life, mind game, crimes ...
Time: 2000s, 80s
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Murder in a Blue World (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Set in the future, the story follows a nurse who tries to bring her own style of relief to people condemned to die. Her identity is a mystery and she may not be quite what she seems.
Style: suspense, surreal, psychotronic, neo noir, futuristic ...
Plot: raped woman, experiment, motorcycle, serial killer, neurology, promiscuous woman, female rapist, gay, sexual harassment, gay man has sex with a woman, television crew, police officer ...
Time: future
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Dario Argento's Phenomena (1985)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A young girl, with an amazing ability to communicate with insects, is transferred to an exclusive Swiss boarding school, where her unusual capability might help solve a string of murders.
Style: surreal, scary, suspenseful, macabre, slasher ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, murder, investigation, psychopath, chimpanzee, boarding school, school, disfigurement, amateur detective, mind game, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1985
Place: switzerland, europe, munich germany, alps
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Sleepaway Camp II: Unhappy Campers (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Angela Baker, a psychotic transsexual, escapes from a mental hospital and surfaces at a summer camp as a counselor who lectures her teenage charges on proper moral behavior. Those teens who break her strict rules -- from the camp chatterbox or a ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, summer camp, camp, teenager, blonde, decapitation, murder, teenage life, who done it, mystery, youth, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
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Sleepaway Camp III: Teenage Wasteland (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Psychotic Angela is itching to do what she does best: slaughter dozens of teenage campers. As luck would have it, the previous site of her murders has been renamed and converted into an experimental summer camp meant to bring together privileged and ...
Style: scary, slasher, entertaining, bloody, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, psychopath, sociopath, serial killer, female serial killer, female nudity, sex scene, survival, murder, police officer killed, camp, female villain ...
Time: 80s
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Cutting Class (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: High school student Paula Carson's affections are being sought after by two of her classmates: Dwight, the "bad boy", and Brian, a disturbed young man who has just been released from a mental hospital where he was committed following ...
Style: slasher, bloody, funny, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: male objectification, high school, cheerleading, murder, serial killer, psychopath, teenager, survival, dead teenager, woman in danger, high school life, opposites attract ...
Time: 80s
Is relevant ?
 5.4
 126K
House of Wax (2005)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A group of unwitting teens are stranded near a strange wax museum and soon must fight to survive and keep from becoming the next exhibit.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, group of friends, small town, torture, violence, wax museum, murder, psychopath, survival, masked killer, ghost town, museum ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 50s, 20th century, 70s ...
Place: usa, florida, paris france, louisiana, new york
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