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, serious, suspense, suspenseful, humorous and psychological films and TV shows about / with strange person, murder, death, blood, surrealism, brutality, serial killer, violence, flashback and danger plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Mystery genres shot in USA, Italy, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as strange person: The Masterpiece (2017), The Taming of the Scoundrel (1980), Lab Rats (2012), Madly in Love (1981), Frank (2014), The Mysterious Miss C. (2002), Pale Rider (1985), Amy Foster (1997), Down in the Valley (2005), Take (2007).

List of strange person movies

 7.4
 108K
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, adaptation, unlikely friendships ...
Time: year 2003, 1990s, year 1998, 2000s
Place: california, san francisco
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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, romantic, funny, witty ...
Plot: unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, opposites attract, love and romance, romance, wooing, snobbism, vineyard, strange person, disorder, playing footsie, change of heart ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy
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 6.6
 4K
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, superhuman powers, best friends, social relations, underground, family, youth, friends, superhero, scientist, teenager, secret laboratory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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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: captivating, intellectual, psychological, ironic, surreal
Plot: murder investigation, clue, unstoppable, government agent, time travel, hallucination, private detective, partners, strange person, body count, murder, bodyguard ...
Time: contemporary
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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, snobbism, strange person, wooing, escapades, falling in love, panties, white panties ...
Time: 80s
Place: rome italy
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 7.0
 69K
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, identity, music band, eccentricity, suicide, mental illness, creativity, deadpan, loneliness, character study, depression, musician ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, ireland, britain
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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: teacher, school, strange person, friends, friend
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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, entertaining, humorous, slang ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: best friends, sitcom, video game, contests and competitions, friends, teenage love, star, school, strange person, playing a video game, computer game, middle school ...
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 7.3
 47K
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: atmospheric, realistic, tense, suspenseful, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, small town, anti heroes, gunslinger, preacher, marshal, drifter, gold, horse, lone wolves, settler, blackmail ...
Time: 1880s, 19th century
Place: mine, california
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 6.9
 3K
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, epic, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: xenophobia, doctor, shipwreck, ship, romance, chess, human nature, couple relations, underdog, sea, strange person, social differences ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s
Place: england, europe, ukraine, wales, hamburg germany ...
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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: disturbing, psychological, serious, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: mental illness, beach, on the run, psychopath, delusion, drifter, gas station, cowboy, dangerous attraction, drugs/alcohol, strange person, losing-it hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, south dakota, san diego california
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 6.1
 1K
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: emotional, serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: death row, clergy, crime, crime gone awry, strange person, dealing with death, going straight, redemption, addiction, death in the family, dysfunctional family, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
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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, serious, twists and turns, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, high school, murder, serial killer, slasher, killer, strange person, domestic disturbance, woman in danger, psychopath, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
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 6.9
 28K
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, dance performance, choreography, psychotherapist, good versus evil, mysterious event, paranormal phenomena, serial murder, mysterious death, secret, dead woman, curse ...
Place: berlin germany
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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, car, red dress, cruelty, attempted murder, poster, mysterious man, psychopathic killer, erotic thriller, lady, strange person, trap ...
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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, murder mystery, psychopathic killer, farm, chicken, surrealism, blackmail, police officer, nipples, attempted rape, bikini ...
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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: shoes, frustration, family home, tea, obsession, parents, family life, son, routine, strange person
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 4.9
 465
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, suspense, sinister
Plot: yoga, fear, friendship, elevator, flashback, rivalry, school, rules, dormitory, spirit, dark fantasy, death by strangulation ...
Time: year 1978
Place: south korea
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 7.9
 243
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, father son relationship, rivalry, dancing, obsessive love, coconut, love triangle, creature, cat, banana, strange person ...
Place: germany
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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, gore, surrealism, female psychopath, ghost, knife, psycho killer, strange person, ticket, journal, doppelganger, revenge ...
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 6.4
 191
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, surprise ending, sinister, christian horror ...
Plot: broken glass, monk, living dead, killer child, ritual, decapitation, fear, father daughter relationship, dying, curse, evil man, loss of loved one ...
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 8.3
 44
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: murder suspect, murder victim, cruelty, gay kiss, psychologist, killer, police officer, traumatic experience, psychological trauma, blood stain, strange person, mass murderer ...
Place: estonia
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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, sentimental, realistic, captivating, sinister ...
Plot: twins, intrigue, estate, family problems, family relations, mystery, uncover truth, couple relations, death in the family, family in crisis, family life, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 5.2
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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: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, psychological
Plot: supernatural ability, domestic disturbance, murder, mystery, golden years, pregnancy, deadly, couples, supernatural, neighborhood, cellar, old man ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 7.4
 678
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crime, partners against crime, protagonist as suspect, school, serial killer, mystery, witnessing a crime, uncover truth, police corruption, who done it, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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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: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: hospital, mental institution, sex, sadism, lust, rape, revenge, nun, torture, adultery, perversion, addiction ...
Time: 70s
Place: belgium
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 6.8
 1K
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: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, sentimental
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: friendship, friends, romance, homecoming, twentysomething life, love and romance, one more chance, lifestyle, hit with a baseball bat, absurdism, christmas party, unrequited love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, norway
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 5.9
 1K
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, scary, suspenseful, gothic, sinister ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, danger, deadly, master and servant, afterlife, secret, husband wife relationship, lie, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: singapore, asia
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, psychological
Plot: psychopath, school, rotoscoping, teenage love, psychotic, psychology, evil, psycho, psychological thriller, love and romance, romance, youth ...
Place: japan
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 6.2
 1K
Black Butler (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Set in the year 2020, Shiori Genbo (Ayame Gouriki) runs the large corporation Funtom. Shiori is also a descendant of prestigious noble family Phantomhive of England. As a descendant of the noble family Phantomhive, Shiori solves difficult cases ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, deal with the devil, master and servant, supernatural ability, goth, investigation, one man army, mystery, orphan, young heroes, uncover truth, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, future
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