Escaped killer movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant escaped killer movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough and suspense films and TV shows about / with escaped killer, murder, blood, psychopath, deadly, serial killer, crimes, danger, death and violence plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Action genres shot in USA, Italy, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as escaped killer: Curse of the Devil (1973), Halloween (1978), No Good Deed (2014), The Silence of the Lambs (1991), 3 from Hell (2019), Primal (2019), The Clovehitch Killer (2018), Night of the Creeps (1986), King of Africa (1968), Dimension in Fear (1998).

List of escaped killer movies

Curse of the Devil (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The great inquisitor Ireneus Daninsky has Countess Bathory burned alive and her female followers hanged. Before perishing in the flames the countess puts a curse on Daninsky and his descendants. Four centuries later, Waldemar Daninsky accidentally ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic, cult film ...
Plot: rock, burned alive, escaped killer, crazy, blind woman, gypsy, superstition, horse, love, blood, werewolf, forest ...
Time: 70s
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 7.7
 232K
Halloween (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In John Carpenter's horror classic, a psychotic murderer, institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, psycho film, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, halloween, psychopath, serial killer, masked killer, violence, evil, violent, mask, psychiatrist, small town, teenage life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978, year 1963, 60s ...
Place: midwest, california
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 5.6
 18K
No Good Deed (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Terri is a devoted wife and mother of two, living an ideal suburban life in Atlanta when Colin, a charming but dangerous escaped convict, shows up at her door claiming car trouble. Terri offers her phone to help him but soon learns that no good deed ...
Style: psycho film, sadistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: home invasion, hostage, killer, blood, family in danger, sociopath, deadly, serial killer, confined, crime, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, georgia, tennessee, atlanta georgia
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The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: FBI trainee, Clarice Starling ventures into a maximum-security asylum to pick the diseased brain of Hannibal Lecter, a psychiatrist turned homicidal cannibal. Starling needs clues to help her capture a serial killer. But her Faustian relationship ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mind game, cannibalism, crime, investigation, maniac, murder, fbi, psychology, killings, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: maryland, virginia, usa, ohio, west virginia ...
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 5.5
 12K
3 from Hell (2019)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After barely surviving a furious shootout with the police, Baby Firefly, Otis Driftwood and Captain Spaulding are behind bars. But pure evil cannot be contained. Teaming up with Otis’ half-brother Wilson, the demented Firefly clan escape to ...
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Plot: panic, violence, sadist, psychopath, death, murder, prisoner, homicidal maniac, criminal, brutality, murderer, massacre ...
Time: year 1988, 80s
Place: mexico, texas
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 4.9
 6K
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: tense, realistic, exciting, captivating
Plot: cargo ship, war criminal, assassin, amazon, wild animal, escaped prisoner, animal attack, villain, extradition, big game hunter, jaguar, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
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The Clovehitch Killer (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A teenage boy begins to suspect that his wholesome, all-American dad is actually the serial killer terrorizing their small town.
Style: psychological thriller, suspense, enigmatic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, dark past, father son relationship, investigation, church, sadistic psychopath, boy scout, double life, fear, murder, friendship, teenage boy ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 70s
Place: midwest
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Night of the Creeps (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1959, an alien experiment crashes to earth and infects a fraternity member. They freeze the body, but in the modern day, two geeks pledging a fraternity accidentally thaw the corpse, which proceeds to infect the campus with parasites that ...
Style: suspenseful, not serious, macabre, atmospheric, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen comedy
Plot: parasite, alien, axe, zombie, survival, monster, violence, undead, teenager, police, college, corpse ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 20th century, year 1959, year 1986 ...
Place: california
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King of Africa (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A British colonial policeman in Africa, circa 1900, pursues a band of escaped killers across territory so wild, it lies just "one step to hell."
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, gang, manhunt, on the run, confined, chases and races, chase, captivity, crime, hostages, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 1900s
Place: africa, south africa
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Dimension in Fear (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Escaped murderer Cal Lewis wants revenge for those responsible for him being put away. Enroute from Texas to Las Vegas he crosses paths with young TV news reporter Deidre Holland who quickly becomes his target.
Style: suspense
Plot: escaped killer, desert, escaped convict, killer, identical twins, hitchhiking, exploitation, pepper spray, twins, murder, serial killer, police ...
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Voyage of the Rock Aliens (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Aliens land in the mythical town of "Speelburgh, U.S.A" searching for the source of rock & roll. What they find is a gang of teenagers, led by Dee Dee (the inimitable Pia Zadora) and Frankie, along with Frankie's posse/rock ...
Plot: high school, parody, chainsaw, alien, giant squid, playing guitar, sexual desire, visitor, escaped prisoner, teenager, blond, sitting on a toilet ...
Time: 21st century, 80s
Place: united states, usa
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 4.2
 354
Night Screams (1987)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A football star throws a party for his friends. Two insane killers escape from a nearby asylum on that same night, and in their efforts to elude authorities, wind up at the party.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: party, underage drinking, murder, knife, strangulation, television, sex, high school athlete, girl in bra and panties, male underwear, bare breasts, locker room ...
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Sister Emanuelle (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Emanuelle has renounced her life of lust to become a cloistered nun. But when she is assigned to a remote convent school for wayward girls, this delectable Bride Of Christ will face temptations that include a teenage nymphomaniac, a horny escaped ...
Style: erotic, surprise ending, sexploitation film
Plot: convent, nun, corruption, emmanuelle, mother superior, pistol, sex, voyeur, sexploitation, escaped killer, gun, pretty legs ...
Is relevant ?
 4.1
 251
Methodic (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Methodic tells the story of a boy who becomes demonically possessed by an ominous presence known as "The Dollman". Forced to obey his dark half, the boy ultimately murders his parents on his birthday and is sentenced to a life under a ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, masked killer, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, human host, danger, mental institution, crimes, murder, possession, psychiatrist, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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What Have They Done to Your Daughters? (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Police investigate apparent suicide of teen girl and uncover details of a teenage prostitution racket. They go on the hunt for a motorcycle riding killer.
Style: suspense, sadistic, suspenseful, rough, psycho film ...
Plot: slasher killer, mystery killer, psychopath, police, maniac, violence, criminal, motorcycle, blood, murder victim, death, stabbed to death ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy
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 5.3
 2K
Bloody Moon (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Miguel, a horribly disfigured young man, goes on a rampage at a masquerade party and rapes and then mutilates a girl. Institutionalized at a mental asylum, he is released five years later, into the care of his sister, Manuela who, along with their ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, bleak ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, violence, party, mental institution, danger, woman in danger, crimes, youth, rape, dangerous attraction, mental patient ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe
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 6.1
 722
The Johnsons (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 103 min.
Story: According to an ancient Indian tale a giant monster embryo residing in a crystal vase is predetermined to fertilize a blue-eyed woman. She will give birth to something evil to unleash horror and destruction upon human kind. Ugly septuplet brothers ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, haunted by the past, siblings relations, rivalry, family relations, gory, supernatural, escapades, danger, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s
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Halloween Night (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Halloween Night starts as a young boy named Chris Vale (Sam Stone) witnesses his mum (Jan Anderson) get raped & then murdered before being horribly burnt by a jet of steam from a pipe. Jump forward 'Ten Years Later' on ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, murder, halloween, murder of a nude woman, danger, crimes, youth, psychopath, mental institution, violence spree, halloween party, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
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December Kisses (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Drama - Freddy, an injured man on the run, is taken in by Thomas, a kindhearted priest, and nursed back to health in the bell tower of the church by the priest's beautiful and innocent daughter, Anna. It doesn't take long for a romance to ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: forbidden love, hiding place, pastor, religion, morality, secret, teenage girl, drug dealer, father daughter relationship, lie, christmas, criminal ...
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A View to a Kill (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Iceland, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A newly developed microchip designed by Zorin Industries for the British Government that can survive the electromagnetic radiation caused by a nuclear explosion has landed in the hands of the KGB. James Bond must find out how and why. His suspicions ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, chase, secret agents, race against time, kgb, heroic mission, adventure, skiing, safecracker, 007, crimes, secret identity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, france, paris france, usa, california ...
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Stepfather III (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Having survived the stab wounds he sustained at the end of the previous film, the stepfather, escapes from the institution in Puget Sound, Washington he was placed in four years ago, seeking a reclusive back alley plastic surgeon to perform ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary
Plot: serial killer, stepfather, investigation, murder, deadly, crime, chases and races, parents and children, mental institution, gory, psychopath, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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Blood and Black Lace (1964)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Inspector Sylvester is assigned to investigate the violent murder of a fashion house model Isabella, by a masked assailant. As the investigation proceeds all of the house’s various sins, including corruption, abortions, blackmail and drug ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: strangulation, psychopath, slasher, investigation, danger, serial killer, woman in danger, murder, masked killer, blackmail, model, whodunit ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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 6.9
 103K
Patriot Games (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When CIA Analyst Jack Ryan interferes with an IRA assassination, a renegade faction targets Jack and his family as revenge.
Style: intense, suspenseful, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, spy, cia, assassination, boat chase, danger, rivalry, revenge, hitman, master criminal, family in danger, secret agents ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, ireland, london, washington d.c., new england ...
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The Last House on the Left (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mari and Phyllis go to the "big city" to see their favorite band BloodLust. Along the way they meet up with newly escaped convict Krug and his gang.
Style: disturbing, cult film, suspenseful, bleak, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, youth, crime, slasher, serial killer, woman in danger, crimes, psychopath, abduction, revenge, violence spree, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: connecticut, new york
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The Last House on the Left (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of teenage girls heading into the city hook up with a gang of drug-addled ne'er-do-wells and are brutally murdered. The killers find their way to the home of one of their victim's parents, where both father and mother exact a ...
Style: brutal, scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, violence, slasher, woman in danger, sexualized violence, sadism, torture, violence against women, danger, murder, rage, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Batman: Assault on Arkham (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Based on the hit video game series, Batman must find a bomb planted by the Joker while dealing with a mysterious team of villains called, The Suicide Squad.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, danger, batman, good versus evil, vengeance, crimes, escapades, master villain, heroes, violence, brutality, murder ...
Time: 2010s
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 7K
StageFright (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A troupe of struggling stage actors is rehearsing for a small-town production of a play. Everything seems to be as it should until one of the cast members turns up dead. In a panic, the others try to get out, only to find they are now locked in the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, intense, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, play, theater, slasher, gory, investigation, mysterious character, crimes, woman in danger, track down ...
Time: 80s
Is relevant ?
 4.6
 6K
Dark Ride (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ten years after he brutally murdered two girls, a killer escapes from a mental institution and returns to his turf, the theme park attraction called Dark Ride. About to crash his path are a group of college kids on a road trip who stumble across the ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, amusement park, murder, serial killer, mental institution, deadly, crimes, youth, gory, homicidal maniac, maniac ...
Time: contemporary, year 1990, year 1989, year 2003
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 6.6
 702
That Day (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A father (Michel Piccoli) is scheming to have his slightly mental daughter from an earlier marriage (Elsa Zylberstein) killed by allowing a murderous psychopath (Bernard Giraudeau) to be released from the asylum and led to his house. However, the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, mind bending, witty ...
Plot: murder, family in crisis, family problems, serial killer, crimes, deadly, family life, hitman, couples, double murder, mental illness, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: switzerland
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Alone in the Dark (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A quartet of murderous psychopaths break out of a mental hospital during a power blackout and lay siege to their doctor's house.
Style: suspenseful, scary, disturbing, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, mental illness, escaped mental patient, slasher, revenge, maniac, escape, family relations, mental institution, blackout, siege, family in danger ...
Time: 80s
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