Evil child movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant evil child movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, rough and psychotronic films and TV shows about / with evil child, murder, danger, death, deadly, supernatural, killer child, blood, hospital and boy plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as evil child: Brightburn (2019), Case 39 (2009), Whisper (2007), We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011), Eli (2019), Paranormal Activity 4 (2012), The Ring Two (2005), The Children (1980), Children of the Damned (1964), Daddy's Girl (1996).

List of evil child movies

 6.1
 80K
Brightburn (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What if a child from another world crash-landed on Earth, but instead of becoming a hero to mankind, he proved to be something far more sinister?
Style: macabre, disturbing, suspenseful, scary, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil child, evil, super villain, supernatural ability, baby, escape attempt, little boy, bloody violence, adoption, super strength, child, adopted son ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, year 2006, 2010s, year 2016
Place: kansas
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 6.2
 79K
Case 39 (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In her many years as a social worker, Emily Jenkins believes she has seen it all, until she meets 10-year-old Lilith and the girl's cruel parents. Emily's worst fears are confirmed when the parents try to harm the child, and so Emily ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, gloomy, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: evil child, supernatural, child abuse, social worker, uncover truth, mysterious character, mental institution, demons, danger, murder, evil force, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.7
 9K
Whisper (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Convicted felon Max Truemont (played by Josh Holloway) is hired to execute a kidnapping of the son of one of the richest women in the state. Along with his fiancée Roxanne (played by Sarah Wayne Callies), Max joins two other strangers who were also ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: evil child, kidnapping, mind control, murder, isolation, hostage, hostages, danger, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, confined, partners in crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: maine, usa, new england
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We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After her son Kevin commits a horrific act, troubled mother Eva reflects on her complicated relationship with her disturbed son as he grew from a toddler into a teenager.
Style: psychological, disturbing, bleak, non-linear, gloomy ...
Plot: psychopath, mother son relationship, antisocial behavior, school shooting, evil child, depression, sociopath, parents and children, family problems, family relations, estrangement, adolescence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, connecticut, new york
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 5.7
 29K
Eli (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A boy named Eli with a rare autoimmune disorder is confined to a special experimental clinic for his treatment. He soon begins experiencing supernatural forces, turning the supposedly safe facility into a haunted prison for him and his fellow ...
Style: twist ending, macabre, suspense, bleak, rough ...
Plot: evil child, antichrist, disease, allergy, child protagonist, treatment, telekinesis, little boy, demon, danger, house, family ...
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Paranormal Activity 4 (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: It has been five years since the disappearance of Katie and Hunter, and a suburban family witness strange events in their neighborhood when a woman and a mysterious child move in.
Style: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil child, imaginary friend, videotaping, supernatural, garage, ghost, haunted house, danger, graphic violence, invisibility, poltergeist, levitation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006, year 2011
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 5.4
 92K
The Ring Two (2005)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rachel Keller must prevent evil Samara from taking possession of her son's soul.
Style: scary, macabre, suspenseful, brutal, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: evil child, mental institution, ghost, nightmare, supernatural, deadly, investigation, family problems, supernatural ability, small town, bathtub, female reporter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, oregon, seattle
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 5.5
 2K
The Children (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A nuclear-plant leak turns a bus-load of children into murderous atomic zombies with black fingernails.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: zombie, evil child, burned alive, toxic, contamination, deadly creature, rescue, deadly, danger, plague, mutant, children ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, new england
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Children of the Damned (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Six children are found spread through out the world that not only have enormous intelligence, but identical intelligence and have a strange bond to each other.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, mind bending, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: evil child, church, supernatural, prodigy, danger, supernatural ability, social misfits, moral dilemma, children, telekinesis, killer child, genius ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, future
Place: london, england, europe, tokyo
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 4.7
 661
Daddy's Girl (1996)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A girl's bright smile masks a psychopathic soul that will eliminate anyone who comes between her and her doting father.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, scary, rough, serious ...
Plot: school, evil child, murder, psychopath, father, crimes, family relations, deadly, danger, boarding school, childhood trauma, killer child ...
Time: 90s
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Come Out and Play (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A couple take a vacation to a remote island - their last holiday together before they become parents. Soon after their arrival, they notice that no adults seem to be present - an observation that quickly presents a nightmarish reality.
Style: suspenseful, scary, enigmatic, rough, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil child, pregnancy, island, survival, isolation, deadly, danger, couples, slasher, killer child, murder, little girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, mexico
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Devil Times Five (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Five extremely disturbed, sociopathic children escape from their psychiatric transport and are taken in unwittingly by a group of adult villagers on winter vacation.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, realistic ...
Plot: murder, mental illness, isolation, evil child, escaped mental patient, children, violence spree, obsession, teenage life, crimes, danger, survival ...
Time: 70s
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 6.5
 214K
Silent Hill (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The eerie and deserted ghost town of Silent Hill draws a young mother desperate to find a cure for her only child's illness. Unable to accept the doctor's diagnosis that her daughter should be permanently institutionalized for psychiatric ...
Style: scary, surreal, dark, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, supernatural, monster, insanity, evil, good versus evil, suffering, mysterious place, parallel world, ghost town, torture, missing child ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, west virginia
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 5.7
 2K
Mikey (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mikey just needs a good stable home. He's bounced from foster home to foster home his whole life. He finally lands himself with a new loving family, but their perfect little child is not what he appears to be. His previous caretakers all died ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, juvenile delinquency, orphan, crimes, danger, unlikely criminals, crime, adoption, friendship, evil child, killer child, slasher ...
Time: 90s
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 4.2
 2K
The Calling (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On her wedding night, a young woman conceives a child during an hallucinatory encounter. Several years later, as her friends and family begin to behave strangely, she pieces together clues that lead to one conclusion...her son is the Antichrist
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: murder, evil child, supernatural, mentally unstable, danger, apocalypse, pregnancy, family relations, babies and infants, supernatural ability, wedding, mother son relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: london
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Who Can Kill a Child? (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A couple of English tourists arrive on an island where all the children have gone crazy and are murdering the adults.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: island, murder, pregnancy, evil child, isolation, children, danger, mystery, haunted by the past, manhunt, killer child, stranded ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain, mediterranean sea
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 4.4
 935
Milo (1998)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Four young grade-school girls witness the murder of one of their classmates during what they thought was just an innocent game. The killer is a strange young boy named Milo Jeeder. Sixteen years later, the four survivors of the event re-unite under ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, scary
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, crimes, survival, woman in danger, gory, escapades, danger, serial killer, deadly, reunion, sole survivor ...
Time: 90s
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 5.8
 40K
Vivarium (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Ireland, Belgium, Denmark, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman and her fiancé are in search of the perfect starter home. After following a mysterious real estate agent to a new housing development, the couple finds themselves trapped in a maze of identical houses and forced to raise an ...
Style: surreal, suspense, suspenseful, absurd, bleak ...
Plot: trapped, psychological torture, real estate agent, human monster, evil child, death, unhappy ending, young couple, suburbs, existentialism, human experiment, paradox ...
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 5.9
 16K
Fatman (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A rowdy, unorthodox Santa Claus is fighting to save his declining business. Meanwhile, Billy, a neglected and precocious 12 year old, hires a hit man to kill Santa after receiving a lump of coal in his stocking.
Style: weird, funny, absurd, dark humor, cynical
Plot: christmas, santa claus, hitman, evil child, north pole, antisocial behavior, male protagonist, career criminal, christmas eve, bully, christmas present, drinking problem ...
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 4.2
 3K
Hellions (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A teen faces a night of terror when three malevolent trick-or-treaters come knocking at her door.
Style: bleak, suspense, absurd, brutal, psychedelic ...
Plot: home invasion, halloween, trick or treating, blood, evil child, teenager, demon, severed head, pregnant teenager, halloween costume, supernatural horror, saving a life ...
Place: canada, ontario canada
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 5.3
 49K
Sinister 2 (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young mother and her twin sons move into a rural house that's marked for death.
Style: scary, suspenseful, brutal, atmospheric, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: found footage, supernatural, haunted house, twins, family in danger, murder, investigation, ghost, brother brother relationship, burned alive, boogeyman, home movie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, norway
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 5.1
 8K
Grace (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the wake of a horrific car accident that kills her husband, Michael, expectant mother Madeline Matheson discovers that her daughter, Grace, has died in the womb. Ignoring her doctor's warnings that the fetus must be removed from her body, a ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: pregnancy, curses spells and rituals, danger, deadly, confined, supernatural, evil child, murder, baby, doctor, curse, struggle for survival ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Blackcoat's Daughter (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the dead of winter, Kat and Rose, two very different girls, find themselves spending winter break at their prestigious prep school. What they don't know is that Kat is being stalked by an evil entity, and their lives are about to change ...
Style: enigmatic, bleak, disturbing, scary, non-linear
Plot: possession, murder, boarding school, satanism, female psychopath, exorcism, loneliness, teenage girl, demonic possession, evil child, flash forward, stolen identity ...
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Let's Be Evil (2016)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A woman enters an underground bunker where gifted children use augmented reality technology to wreak havoc.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: virtual reality, children, killer child, little girl, student, artificial intelligence, childhood trauma, childhood flashback, trapped in a building, evil child, woman in danger, mother daughter relationship ...
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City of Pirates (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A surreal odyssey in which a melancholic maidservant crosses paths with a homicidal little boy, travels to a tiny island of pirates and encounters a man with multiple personalities.
Style: surreal, disturbing, suspenseful, rough
Plot: surrealism, island, killer child, evil child, irrational behavior, boy, little boy, murder, perversity, sleepwalking, seance, wave ...
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 4.7
 968
Mean Spirit (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Vincent Poirel dirige une multinationale du BTP. Il a tout obtenu dans la vie sauf un enfant. Sa société est retenue pour construire un stade olympique. Le projet original apporté par son architecte est en fait celui de Simon Variot, imaginé ...
Style: absurd, feel good, entertaining
Plot: newborn baby, reincarnation, adultery, love, evil child, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, architect, death, past life, hit by a car, plagiarism ...
Place: france, paris france
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The Daisy Chain (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A grieving couple move to a remote Irish village in the wake of their baby daughter's death. They soon take in an orphaned autistic girl, only to become involved in a series of strange occurrences.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: orphan, adoption, family in danger, supernatural, danger, mentally challenged, family problems, couples, family relations, starting over, couple relations, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
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 4.5
 49K
Ouija (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A group of friends must confront their most terrifying fears when they awaken the dark powers of an ancient spirit board.
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychotronic, serious, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, supernatural, spiritualism, curses spells and rituals, ouija board, board game, ghosts, supernatural power, haunted house, medium, seance, supernatural horror ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa
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The Childhood of a Leader (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada, UK, France, Hungary, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The chilling story of a young American boy living in France in 1918 whose father is working for the US government on the creation of the Treaty of Versailles. What he witnesses helps to mold his beliefs – and we witness the birth of a terrifying ...
Style: bleak, rough, psychological, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: fascism, boy, leader, childhood, father son relationship, tantrum, evil child, brutality, mother son relationship, government agency, prayer, little boy ...
Time: year 1919, 1910s
Place: france
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Bloody Birthday (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In 1970, three children are born at the height of a total eclipse. Due to the sun and moon blocking Saturn, which controls emotions, they have become heartless killers ten years later, and are able to escape detection because of their youthful and ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, bleak, rough, serious ...
Plot: slasher, murder, solar eclipse, birthday, elementary school, children, crime, supernatural, crimes, family life, danger, deadly ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, 70s, year 1970
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