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The list contains the best, new and most relevant dark humor movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out dark humor, humorous, clever, stylized, absurd and witty films and TV shows about / with dialogue, storytelling, brutality, mentor, violence, death, vengeance, catastrophe, chase and adaptation plots mostly in Comedy, Horror and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
TOP 10 movies tagged as dark humor: The Addams Family (1991), Wild Tales (2014), Dead Snow (2009), Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010), Californication (2007), RocknRolla (2008), Cabin Fever (2002), The Big Feast (1973), Inglourious Basterds (2009), Django Unchained (2012).
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Californication
Comedy, Drama
USA
28 min.
 8.3
Django Unchained
Drama, Western
USA
165 min.
 8.4
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Deadpool 2
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
USA
119 min.
 7.9
Killing Eve
Drama, Thriller
UK
43 min.
 8.4

List of dark humor movies

The Addams Family
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Uncle Fester has been missing for 25 years. An evil doctor finds out and introduces a fake Fester in an attempt to get the Addams Family's money. The youngest daughter has some doubts about the new uncle Fester, but the fake uncle adapts very ...
Style: gothic, dark humor, humorous, dark, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, goth, parents and children, supernatural ability, childhood, supernatural, comics, family problems, fantasy world, family, halloween ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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 8.1
 139K
Wild Tales
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Six short stories that explore the extremities of human behavior involving people in distress.
Style: dark humor, tense, suspense, cynical, ironic ...
Plot: revenge, multiple storylines, twists & turns, human nature, destiny, unlikely criminals, violence, corruption, farce, greed, wedding party, road rage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america
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 6.3
 59K
Dead Snow
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eight medical students on a ski trip to Norway discover that Hitler's horrors live on when they come face to face with a battalion of zombie Nazi soldiers intent on devouring anyone unfortunate enough to wander into the remote mountains where ...
Style: dark humor, scary, humorous, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, gory, survival, nazi, cult, parody, brutality, best friends, vengeance, wartime, wilderness, torture ...
Time: contemporary
Place: norway, europe, medical school
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Tucker and Dale vs Evil
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA, India, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two hillbillies are suspected of being killers by a group of paranoid college kids camping near the duo's West Virginian cabin. As the body count climbs, so does the fear and confusion as the college kids try to seek revenge against the pair.
Style: dark humor, humorous, funny, light, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: parody, gory, farce, death, comedy of errors, nothing goes right, slasher, buddies, in the woods, disorder, camp, splatter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, west virginia
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 8.3
 160K
Californication
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: A self-loathing, alcoholic writer attempts to repair his damaged relationships with his daughter and her mother while combating sex addiction, a budding drug problem, and the seeming inability to avoid making bad decisions.
Style: dark humor, humorous, witty, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: womanizer, writer's life, lust, lifestyle, drugs/alcohol, strong sexual content, sexual relations, family problems, family life, sexual activity, addiction, hollywood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa
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 7.3
 214K
RocknRolla
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When a Russian mobster sets up a real estate scam that generates millions of pounds, various members of London's criminal underworld pursue their share of the fortune. Various shady characters, including Mr One-Two, Stella the accountant, and ...
Style: dark humor, twists and turns, entertaining, surprise ending, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, corruption, crime, mafia, gangsters, cons and scams, twists & turns, multiple storylines, storytelling, crime gone awry, drugs/alcohol, gang leader ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
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 5.6
 68K
Cabin Fever
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of five college graduates rent a cabin in the woods and begin to fall victim to a horrifying flesh-eating virus, which attracts the unwanted attention of the homicidal locals.
Style: dark humor, scary, suspense, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: virus, survival, gory, death, small town, plague, in the woods, danger, deadly, illness, disease, deadly virus ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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 7.2
 10K
The Big Feast
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A group of men hire some prostitutes and go to a villa in the countryside. There, they engage in group sex and resolve to eat themselves to death.
Style: dark humor, satirical, art house, humorous, sexual ...
Plot: suicide, gluttony, sexual promiscuity, obsession, social decay, greed, society, capitalism, cooking, meal, suicide pact, decadence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, france, turkey
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Inglourious Basterds
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as "The Basterds" are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis. The Basterds, lead by Lt. ...
Style: tense, dark humor, suspense, entertaining, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, war, german, heroic mission, assassination, hitler, working undercover, dynamite, plan gone awry, fictional reality, loss of family member, murder of family ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: france, germany, europe, paris france
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Django Unchained
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.
Style: dark humor, talky, rough, realistic, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, slavery, bounty hunter, vengeance, gory, racial violence, brutality, old west, african american, united states of america, violence, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: mississippi, usa, tennessee, texas
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 5.5
 21K
Jawbreaker
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 3 of Reagan High School's most popular girls pretend to kidnap their friend by shoving a jawbreaker into the victim's mouth to keep her from screaming. Their plan goes awry when the girl swallows the jawbreaker, choking to death. Now the ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, satirical, absurd, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teenager, friendship, murder, accidental killing, prank, popularity, bullying, fashion, prom, school, kidnapping ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new jersey
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Death at a Funeral
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chaos ensues when a man tries to expose a dark secret regarding a recently deceased patriarch of a dysfunctional British family.
Style: humorous, dark humor, funny, absurd, clever ...
Plot: farce, dysfunctional family, siblings relations, sarcasm, secrets, family gatherings, eccentric family, secret, funeral, british, death, foul language ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
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The Frighteners
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Once an architect, Frank Bannister now passes himself off as an exorcist of evil spirits. To bolster his facade, he claims his "special" gift is the result of a car accident that killed his wife. But what he does not count on is more ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, scary, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural, small town, private detective, supernatural ability, danger, poltergeist, cons and scams, dishonesty, haunted house, funeral, life & death ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
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Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A card shark and his unwillingly-enlisted friends need to make a lot of cash quick after losing a sketchy poker match. To do this they decide to pull a heist on a small-time gang who happen to be operating out of the flat next door.
Style: humorous, twists and turns, dark humor, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, crime gone awry, heist, organized crime, buddies, plot twist, foul language, nothing goes right, dishonesty, disorder, chaos and mayhem, cards ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: london, england, europe
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Death Becomes Her
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Madeline is married to Ernest, who was once arch-rival Helen's fiance. After recovering from a mental breakdown, Helen vows to kill Madeline and steal back Ernest. Unfortunately for everyone, the introduction of a magic potion causes things to ...
Style: dark humor, satirical, humorous, gothic, cynical ...
Plot: immortality, rivalry, death, love triangle, magic, couple relations, afterlife, fountain of youth, vengeance, supernatural, obsession, zombie ...
Time: 90s, future, 1990s, 2020s
Place: beverly hills, california, usa, los angeles
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The Lair of the White Worm
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a remote corner of England's Peak District, a mysterious skull is unearthed. But even weirder is that Lady Sylvia steals the skull for use in worshiping - very erotically - her pagan god, The White Worm, who hungers for the taste of virginal ...
Style: gothic, dark humor, scary, surreal, psychedelic ...
Plot: vampire, cult, supernatural, surrealism, deadly creature, obsession, dangerous attraction, transformation, monster, worm, human sacrifice, archaeologist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england
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 8.0
 761K
Deadpool
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new ...
Style: humorous, exciting, dark humor, comic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, cancer, revenge, immortality, self healing, comics, foul language, superhuman powers, dark hero, torture, irreverent, weapons ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 388K
Horrible Bosses
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: For Nick, Kurt and Dale, the only thing that would make the daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable bosses into dust. Quitting is not an option, so, with the benefit of a few-too-many drinks and some dubious advice from a ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, absurd, entertaining, not serious ...
Plot: obnoxious boss, comedy of errors, revenge, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, plan gone awry, employer employee relationship, group of friends, farce, power relations, murder, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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The War of the Roses
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Roses, Barbara and Oliver, live happily as a married couple. Then she starts to wonder what life would be like without Oliver, and likes what she sees. Both want to stay in the house, and so they begin a campaign to force each other to leave. In ...
Style: dark humor, cynical, psychological, satirical, humorous ...
Plot: battle of the sexes, divorce, relationships, uninhibited rivalry, lawyer, marriage, suburbs, greed, destructive relationship, manipulation, family feud, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Is relevant ?
 5.3
 89K
Little Nicky
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the lord of darkness decides he will not cede his thrown to any of his three sons, the two most powerful of them escape to Earth to create a kingdom for themselves. This action closes the portal filtering sinful souls to Hell and causes Satan ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: fantasy world, brothers, devil, stupidity, heavy metal, fish out of water, misfit, end of the world, disorder, parody, sibling relationship, love affair ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city
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 8.2
 271K
Family Guy
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Sick, twisted, politically incorrect and Freakin' Sweet animated series featuring the adventures of the dysfunctional Griffin family. Bumbling Peter and long-suffering Lois have three kids. Stewie (a brilliant but sadistic baby bent on killing ...
Style: humorous, cynical, dark humor, witty, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: eccentric family, parents and children, family life, anthropomorphism, dog, family relations, social satire, couple relations, youth, absurdism, small town, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: rhode island, usa
Is relevant ?
 7.9
 255K
Deadpool 2
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool battles the evil and powerful Cable and other bad guys to save a boy's life.
Style: humorous, dark humor, funny, entertaining, bloody ...
Plot: superhero, mutant, self healing, violence, dark hero, comics, mercenary, anti hero, brutality, blood, blind woman, teleportation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: hong kong
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Life After Beth
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zach is devastated by the unexpected death of his girlfriend, Beth. When she mysteriously returns, he gets a second chance at love. Soon his whole world turns upside down...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, atmospheric, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, life turned upside down, supernatural romance, transformation, death, deadly, youth, disorder, couple relations, teenage love, danger, one more chance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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Dance of the Dead
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With Prom only hours away, the usual suspects of Cosa High (Cheerleaders, geeks, bad boys and the happy-go-lucky student council alike) are preoccupied with the annual rituals of teendom. On the night of the big dance when the dead unexpectedly rise ...
Style: dark humor, entertaining, scary, bloody, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, gory, survival, supernatural, violence, apocalypse, save the day, virus, transformation, post apocalyptic, prom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 183K
Planet Terror
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two doctors find their graveyard shift inundated with townspeople ravaged by sores. Among the wounded is Cherry, a dancer whose leg was ripped from her body. As the invalids quickly become enraged aggressors, Cherry and her ex-boyfriend Wray lead a ...
Style: dark humor, exciting, rough, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, gory, survival, virus, violence, transformation, military, violent, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, military base, save the world ...
Time: 2000s
Place: texas, usa, mexico
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 35K
Creepshow
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Inspired by the E.C. comics of the 1950s, George A. Romero and Stephen King bring five tales of terror to the screen.
Style: suspenseful, scary, macabre, dark humor, bloody ...
Plot: monster, cult, gory, danger, zombie, death, violence, multiple storylines, transformation, brutality, murder, revenge ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1830s, future, 19th century
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A Clockwork Orange
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Demonic gang-leader Alex goes on the spree of rape, mugging and murder with his pack of "droogs". But he's a boy who also likes Beethoven's Ninth and a bit of "the old in-out, in-out". He later finds himself at the ...
Style: disturbing, futuristic, bleak, dark humor, psychedelic ...
Plot: brutality, rape, murder, insanity, violence, social misfits, gang, brainwashing, freedom, drugs, violent, violence spree ...
Time: future, near future, 1990s
Place: britain
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Love Me If You Dare
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 93 min.
Story: As adults, best friends Julien and Sophie continue the odd game they started as children -- a fearless competition to outdo one another with daring and outrageous stunts. While they often act out to relieve one another's pain, their game might ...
Style: emotional, disturbing, dark humor, sexy, intense ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: prank, friendship, romance, best friends, best friends in love, competition, destiny, love hate, obsession, love, love story, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, belgium
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Desperate Housewives
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Desperate Housewives is an American television comedy-drama-mystery series created by Marc Cherry and produced by ABC Studios and Cherry Productions. It aired Sundays at 9 P.M. Eastern/8 P.M. Central, on ABC from October 3, 2004, until May 13, 2012. ...
Style: twists and turns, cynical, dark humor, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: housewife, secret, family relations, female friendship, crumbling marriage, neighbor, couple relations, suburban life, social relations, infidelity, investigation, blackmail ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 5.3
 25K
Problem Child
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Ben Healy (John Ritter) and his social climbing wife Flo adopt Junior a fun-loving seven year old. But they soon discover he's a little monster as he turns a camping trip, a birthday party and even a baseball game into comic nightmares. But is ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, feel good, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adoption, mischievous children, parents and children, disorder, troublemaker, kidnapping, chase, runaway, orphanage, mentor, family, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
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dark
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The Addams Family 1991
6.9
Blue Velvet 1986
7.8
Shutter Island 2010
8.1
Cargo 200 2007
7.1
Ghost House 2017
4.7
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crime gone awry
crime gone awry movies
Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels 1998
8.2
From Dusk Till Dawn 1996
7.3
The Hateful Eight 2015
7.8
The Grand Budapest Hotel 2014
8.1
Baby's Day Out 1994
6.0
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absurd
absurd movies
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery 1997
7.0
The Final Girls 2015
6.6
Ted 2 2015
6.3
Rick and Morty 2013
9.3
Horrible Bosses 2011
6.9
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enigmatic
enigmatic movies
Eraserhead 1977
7.4
Blue Velvet 1986
7.8
Zodiac 2007
7.7
Gone Girl 2014
8.1
Fight Club 1999
8.8
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violent
violent movies
Lord of the Flies 1990
6.4
A Clockwork Orange 1971
8.3
Django Unchained 2012
8.4
Planet Terror 2007
7.1
The Revenant 2015
8.0
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cynical
cynical movies
American Beauty 1999
8.4
Modern Family 2009
8.5
The Wolf of Wall Street 2013
8.2
South Park 1997
8.7
Archer Vice 2009
8.7
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stylish
stylish movies
Crank 2006
7.0
The Night Manager 2016
8.2
The Mechanic 2011
6.6
American Gigolo 1980
6.2
Kill Bill: Vol. 1 2003
8.1
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cerebral
cerebral movies
The Island 2006
8.0
Inception 2010
8.8
Fight Club 1999
8.8
The Matrix 1999
8.7
Interstellar 2014
8.6
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