Strange person movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant strange person movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, serious, suspenseful, humorous and psychological films and TV shows about / with strange person, murder, death, surrealism, blood, brutality, violence, flashback, danger and revenge plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres shot in USA, Italy, UK and other countries.
strange person
strange person movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as strange person: The Masterpiece (2017), The Taming of the Scoundrel (1980), The Mysterious Miss C. (2002), Lab Rats (2012), Madly in Love (1981), Frank (2014), Pale Rider (1985), Amy Foster (1997), Down in the Valley (2005), Take (2007).

List of strange person movies

The Masterpiece (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An aspiring actor in Hollywood meets an enigmatic stranger by the name of Tommy Wiseau, the meeting leads the actor down a path nobody could have predicted; creating the worst movie ever made.
Style: based on true events, light, humorous, feel good, talky
Plot: ambition, hollywood, filmmaking, strange person, making of, aspiring actor, friendship between men, film within a film, bigger dreams, promise, jealousy, ends with biographical notes ...
Time: 1990s, year 2003, 2000s, year 1998
Place: california, san francisco
Is relevant ?
The Taming of the Scoundrel (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A rich farmer is well known for being very unkind. He's misanthropic, misogynous and cantankerous. Until he meets by chance a gorgeous girl...
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, romantic, funny ...
Plot: unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, love and romance, snobbism, wooing, romance, change of heart, disorder, strange person, vineyard, playing footsie ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
Is relevant ?
The Mysterious Miss C. (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An eccentric teacher (Marie-Chantal Perron) causes children at her elementary school to change the way they look at themselves.
Plot: school, teacher, strange person, friends, friend
Is relevant ?
Lab Rats (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Leo is an ordinary teenager who has moved into a high-tech "smart'' house with his mother, inventor stepfather and Eddy, the computer that runs the house. Leo's life becomes less ordinary when, one day, he discovers a secret ...
Style: humorous, not serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, social relations, underground, best friends, superhuman powers, friends, family, youth, scientist, superhero, teenager, secret laboratory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A comedic thriller that follows the bizarre adventures of eccentric “holistic” detective Dirk Gently and his reluctant assistant Todd. An adaptation of Douglas Adams’ wildly successful comic novels.
Style: intellectual, captivating, psychological, surreal, ironic
Plot: murder investigation, clue, partners, unstoppable, time travel, private detective, government agent, hallucination, strange person, body count, gun violence, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Is relevant ?
Madly in Love (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cristina is a rich, spoiled princess visiting Rome with her royal parents. The mission of their visit is to marry her off to a super-wealthy corporate type and thereby start to turn around the losses their small kingdom is experiencing in its casino ...
Style: humorous, witty, light, romantic
Plot: love, bus driver, princess, playing footsie, opposites attract, strange person, snobbism, wooing, escapades, falling in love, swimming pool, beach ...
Time: 80s
Place: rome italy
Is relevant ?
Frank (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young wannabe musician who discovers he has bitten off more than he can chew when he joins an eccentric pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank.
Style: tragicomedy, semi serious, touching, melancholic, lyrical ...
Plot: music, music band, identity, eccentricity, suicide, mental illness, creativity, musician, deadpan, loneliness, character study, depression ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, ireland, britain
Is relevant ?
Gamer's Guide to Pretty Much Everything (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Follows professional teenage video gamer, Conor, who is forced to go to high school for the first time, after a thumb injury. Coping with his new lifestyle, he focuses on friendships and visualizes life as a video game.
Style: buddy comedy, light, humorous, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: sitcom, video game, best friends, contests and competitions, computer game, middle school, cafe, strange person, friends, star, teenage love, school ...
Is relevant ?
Pale Rider (1985)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A small gold mining camp is terrorised by a ruthless land owner wanting to take their land. Clint Eastwood arrives riding a pale horse just as a young girl is praying to God to help the miners. He is revealed to be a preacher with mysterious and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunslinger, small town, violence, horse, gold, drifter, preacher, marshal, anti heroes, civil war, mysterious character, right and wrong ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: mine, california
Is relevant ?
Amy Foster (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film tells the story of Russian emigree and the only survivor from ship crash Yanko Goorall and servant Amy Foster in the end of 19th century. When Yanko enters a farm sick and hungry after the shipwreck, everyone is afraid of him, except for ...
Style: emotional, realistic, epic, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: ship, chess, xenophobia, shipwreck, doctor, romance, tragic love, human nature, couples, fall in love, countryside, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s
Place: england, europe, ukraine, wales, hamburg germany ...
Is relevant ?
Down in the Valley (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: On a trip to the beach, a teenage girl named Tobe meets a charismatic stranger named Harlan, who dresses like a cowboy and claims to be a former ranch hand. The pair feel an instant attraction and begin a relationship, but her father, a lawman, is ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: mental illness, delusion, cowboy, on the run, psychopath, gas station, drifter, beach, parents and children, losing-it hero, drugs/alcohol, rebellion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, san diego california, south dakota
Is relevant ?
Take (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The lives of two strangers - a struggling mother and a gambling addict - meet in tragedy. Years pass, and they must come to terms with themselves, and one another.
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: death row, death in the family, destiny, redemption, crime gone awry, clergy, deadly, dishonesty, society, prison life, gambling, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Is relevant ?
When a Stranger Calls (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Far away from the site of a gruesome murder, a teenager named Jill Johnson arrives at a luxurious home for a baby-sitting job. With the children fast asleep, she settles in for what she expects to be an ordinary evening. Soon, the ringing of a phone ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, rough, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, high school, survival, slasher, serial killer, domestic disturbance, master and servant, mind game, disorder, deadly, suburbs, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
Is relevant ?
Mandy (2018)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Belgium, UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Pacific Northwest. 1983 AD. Outsiders Red Miller and Mandy Bloom lead a loving and peaceful existence. When their pine-scented haven is savagely destroyed by a cult led by the sadistic Jeremiah Sand, Red is catapulted into a phantasmagoric journey ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, captivating, thought provoking, sinister ...
Plot: revenge, cult leader, cabin in the woods, religious cult, husband wife relationship, chainsaw, biker gang, lumberjack, violence, motorcycle, rescue, nightmare ...
Time: year 1983
Place: united states, usa, california
Is relevant ?
Suspiria (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A young ballet dancer travels to a prestigious dance academy in Europe, only to discover it is a front for something far more sinister and supernatural amidst a series of increasingly grisly murders.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, touching, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: ballet, psychotherapist, dance performance, choreography, mysterious death, mysterious event, paranormal phenomena, serial murder, secret, good versus evil, college, dead woman ...
Time: year 1943, year 1977
Place: berlin germany, ohio
Is relevant ?
Scandal in Black (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Gianni is a political man with a good career waiting for him. Angela is his wife and she fakes an assault and a rape in a cinema. Eva is Gianni's lover and Angela's friend. Gianni and Eva decide to use the pretext of the assault to kill ...
Plot: black gloves, blood, kiss, flashback, telephone call, nipples, red dress, trap, car, passion, erotic thriller, throat slitting ...
Is relevant ?
Death Laid An Egg (1968)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A love triangle develops between three people who run a high tech chicken farm. It involves Anna (who owns the farm), her husband Marco (who kills prostitutes in his spare time) and Gabriella (the very beautiful secretary). Marco continues to kill ...
Style: suspense
Plot: serial killer, love triangle, running, brutality, dark killer, oneiric, male female relationship, blonde, infidelity, photograph, male nudity, brunette ...
Is relevant ?
The House of Fools (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The feature film debut of director Marek Koterski. Thirty-year-old Adaś Miauczyński visits his parents, which ends with his nervous breakdown.
Plot: son, parents, strange person, family home, family life, frustration, tea, routine, obsession, shoes
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
Yoga (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Once taken her job because of her appearance, a confident and enthusiastic woman, Hyo-jung visits a mysterious yoga institute run by an ex-actress where her radically changed friend told her to go. At the intensive training course, a young yoga ...
Style: asian horror, sinister, suspense
Plot: yoga, terror, snake, demonic possession, dead woman, darkness, serial murder, bleeding to death, accidental death, supernatural power, evil spirit, occult ...
Time: year 1978
Place: south korea
Is relevant ?
Hare+Guu (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Haré+Guu is a Japanese anime, based on an original manga which ran in Monthly Shōnen Gangan. Twenty-six TV episodes were made, followed by two OVA sequels: Haré+Guu DELUXE and Haré+Guu FINAL. The surreal, comical, and occasionally serious ...
Plot: surrealism, fish out of water, love triangle, city, evil child, coconut, obsessive love, creature, jungle, cat, grandfather clock, strange person ...
Place: germany
Is relevant ?
4 Horror Tales - February 29 (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ji-yeon, a tollgate ticket girl, is frightened by a mysterious black car, which pays a bloodstained ticket fee at midnight. Her fear deepens after her colleague, Jong-sook, tells her that 12 years earlier a prisoner transport vehicle caused a ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: murder, psycho killer, psychiatrist, hallucination, flashback, gore, surrealism, strangulation, ghost, female psychopath, knife, death ...
Is relevant ?
The Healing (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A community rushes to a faith healer after learning that one of them was miraculously healed from a deadly disease by the same person. They are torn apart afterwards as the healing brings them a terrible curse that wreaks harm and death.
Style: suspense, gothic, sinister, macabre, surprise ending ...
Plot: broken glass, death of wife, suicide, survival, female psychopath, gore, falling from height, devil worship, mysterious woman, ghost, hostage, terror ...
Is relevant ?
Detectives (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Georgia
Duration: 45 min.
Story: "Detektivebi" is based on the real police reports in Georgia, and the crimes solved by the operative investigation detectives' team of the Internal Affairs ministry. Based on real facts and investigations from the crime scene. The ...
Plot: lesbian kiss, female nudity, hotel, investigator, murder witness, forensic evidence, murder suspect, lesbian, voyeur, hotel room, lesbian sex, violence ...
Place: estonia
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
Behind Closed Doors (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: La Casa de al Lado is a Spanish-language telenovela produced by the United States-based television network Telemundo. This mystery is a remake of Chilean telenovela La familia de al lado produced by TVN in 2010-2011 and is being adapted by the ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, sentimental, sinister ...
Plot: twins, intrigue, estate, family feud, rivalry, dishonesty, family life, family problems, death in the family, couples, family relations, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Is relevant ?
The Glow (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A newly-wed NYC couple move into a low-rent luxury apartment only to be harassed by cryptic elderly neighbors. Matt (Dean Cain) and Jackie (Portia de Rossi) are living in NYC, brimming with that certain "glow" all newly-weds possess. They ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, scary, psychological
Plot: supernatural ability, deadly, pregnancy, domestic disturbance, golden years, mystery, supernatural, couples, murder, young couple, neighborhood, disappearance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
Is relevant ?
City Homicide (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: City Homicide was an Australian television drama series that aired on the Seven Network between 27 August 2007 and 30 March 2011. The series was set on the Homicide floor of a metropolitan police headquarters in Melbourne. The main characters were ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, heroes, dishonesty, fighting crime, partners, rivalry, deadly, mouse, police corruption, serial killer, police investigation, private detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, melbourne australia
Is relevant ?
The Killer Nun (1979)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A demented nun sliding through morphine addiction into madness, whilst presiding over a regime of lesbianism, torture and death. Sister Gertrude is the head nurse/nun in a general hospital, whose increasingly psychotic behavior endangers the staff ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, sexual, disturbing ...
Plot: mental institution, mental illness, hospital, psychopath, murder, addiction, torture, adultery, perversion, rape, revenge, lust ...
Time: 70s
Place: belgium
Is relevant ?
Mongoland (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Norway
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Pia is coming home for Christmas after traveling in England for about 6 months. She wants to catch up with her boyfriend, Kristoffer, who was supposed to have joined her on the trip, but backed out at the last minute. Finding him, however, is ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, offbeat, semi serious, humorous
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, friends, romance, one more chance, twentysomething life, love and romance, homecoming, lifestyle, sleeping woman, loss of virginity, angst, drunk driving ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway, europe
Is relevant ?
The Maid (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Singapore
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alone for the first time and away from her family in rural Philippines, Rosa Dimaano arrives in the cosmopolitan city state of Singapore to work as a maid. Her employers Mr and Mrs Teo runs a Chinese Teochew dialect opera troupe takes well to their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, gothic, sinister ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, master and servant, curses spells and rituals, deadly, afterlife, danger, woman in danger, superstition, female ghost, murder victim, ghost girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: singapore, asia
Is relevant ?
Flowers of Evil (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Story: Takao worships the class beauty, Nanako, from afar. When he is alone in the classroom one day after school, he notices her bag of gym clothes on the floor. He can't resist picking it up. He plans to return it, but the next day, all the girls ...
Style: offbeat, realistic, humorous, semi serious, psychological
Plot: psychopath, school, rotoscoping, youth, romance, love and romance, teenage love, psychology, psychotic, evil, psychological thriller, psycho ...
Place: japan
Is relevant ?