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, suspense, serious, slasher, scary and rough films and TV shows about / with escaped killer, murder, blood, danger, deadly, serial killer, psychopath, death, violence and crimes plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Action genres shot in USA, Italy, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as escaped killer: Halloween (1978), The Last House on the Left (2009), Primal (2019), Halloween Kills (2021), Halloween (2018), King of Africa (1968), Curse of the Devil (1973), No Good Deed (2014), Sister Emanuelle (1977), Halloween Night (2006).

List of escaped killer movies

 7.7
 282K
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: slasher, scary, suspenseful, suspense, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, serial killer, psychopath, murder, masked killer, death, babysitting, violence, small town, psychiatrist, high school, evil ...
Time: year 1978, 70s, 80s, year 1963, 20th century ...
Place: california, illinois, midwest
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The Last House on the Left (2009)
Genre: 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: slasher, scary, disturbing, brutal, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, torture, rape and revenge, kidnapping, vengeance, murder, woman in danger, violence, serial killer, sadism, psychopath, sexualized violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 4.9
 9K
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: suspense, disturbing, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Plot: killer animal, animal attack, amazon, big game hunter, assassin, dangerous animal, killer on the loose, killed by an animal, escaped killer, villain, escaped prisoner, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary
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Halloween Kills (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The saga of Michael Myers and Laurie Strode continues in the next thrilling chapter of the Halloween series.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, atmospheric, intense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, killing spree, masked killer, psycho, halloween, killer, evil, violence, massacre, house fire, hospital ...
Time: 2010s, 70s, 21st century, year 1978
Place: illinois, usa
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 6.5
 156K
Halloween (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her iconic role as Laurie Strode, who comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago. This film, ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: masked killer, serial killer, halloween, violence, boogeyman, sadistic psychopath, serial murder, homicidal maniac, evil, masked villain, stalker, murderer ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: illinois, midwest
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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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wasteland, escaped killer, chase, manhunt, wilderness, gang, captivity, adventure, escapades, confined, heroes, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: africa, south africa
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Curse of the Devil (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 73 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: serious, scary, suspenseful, satanic, psychotronic ...
Plot: werewolf, forest, monster, witch, devil, lycanthropy, wolf, crazy, escaped killer, curse, gypsy, blind woman ...
Time: 70s
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 5.6
 21K
No Good Deed (2014)
Genre: Crime, Horror, 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: sadistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: home invasion, serial killer, hostage, family in danger, sociopath, confined, kidnapping, crimes, maniac, villain, killer, house ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: georgia, usa, atlanta georgia, tennessee
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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: emmanuelle, sexploitation, erotica, lesbian seduction, lesbian sex, sex, corruption, nun, fetish, catholic, lgbt, convent ...
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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: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, halloween party, murder, murder of a nude woman, lesbian, violence spree, mental institution, psychopath, crimes, youth, monster, escaped mental patient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california
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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: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, family in danger, mental institution, home invasion, mental illness, insanity, escaped mental patient, revenge, maniac, blackout, family relations ...
Time: 80s
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Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The legend of that creepy masked-man, Michael Myers, comes to life once again in this fourth installment of the successful horror franchise. This time, it's Michael's niece, Jamie, who can't seem to escape her crazy uncle. With ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, bloody, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, halloween, teenager, masked killer, murder, masked villain, small town, escaped mental patient, supernatural, torture, monster, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: illinois
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 4.7
 501
10/31 (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A Halloween treat bag of all the things that go bump in the night. From masked killers to scarecrows, witches and tricksters. There’s a scare for everyone in this anthology of horror and the macabre from the creators of ‘The Barn’ and ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic, suspense ...
Plot: halloween, nightmare, murder, halloween party, ghost, haunted house, old dark house, masked killer, supernatural, supernatural power, killings, peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.4
 16K
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: slasher, suspense, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, panic, clown, evil, sadist, serial murder, murder, death, serial killer, murderer, insanity, brutality ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: mexico, texas
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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: macabre, slasher, scary, atmospheric, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, alien, monster, college, supernatural, teenager, survival, parasite, alien invasion, violence, fraternity, undead ...
Time: 80s, 50s, 20th century, year 1959, year 1986
Place: california
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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, police, desert, murder, identical twins, exploitation, hitchhiking, serial killer, killer, twins, escaped prisoner, psychic ...
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 4.1
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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: slasher, surprise ending, splatter
Plot: american football, underage drinking, serial killer, murder, teenager, student athlete, television, house party, escaped killer, nudity (full frontal - brief), parents, two killers ...
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 3.9
 281
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: slasher, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: masked killer, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, human host, crimes, mental institution, killer clown, murder, possession, psychiatrist, violence, demon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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What Have They Done to Your Daughters? (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 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: slasher, suspense, sadistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: police, killer, mystery killer, sex, serial killer, psychopath, maniac, criminal, violence, death, motorcycle, biker ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy
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 5.2
 2K
Bloody Moon (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Spain
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: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mental patient, mental institution, woman in danger, rape, youth, crimes, dangerous attraction, exploitation, violence, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, europe
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 6.1
 798
The Johnsons (1992)
Genre: 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: atmospheric, disturbing, serious, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: monster, nightmare, body horror, artificial insemination, menstruation, family relations, supernatural, supernatural ability, rivalry, escapades, legends and myths, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 90s
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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: captivating, sincere, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: forbidden love, hiding place, morality, lie, father daughter relationship, teenage girl, secret, pastor, drug dealer, religion, christmas, criminal ...
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A View to a Kill (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, 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, realistic, serious, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: james bond, espionage, spy, 007, secret agents, chase, adventure, race against time, british secret service, heroic mission, cold war, terrorist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, paris france, california, france, usa ...
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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: slasher, bloody, scary, realistic, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, stepfather, wedding, youth, stalker, investigation, murder, psychopath, family relations, disability, rivalry, crimes ...
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: slasher, scary, gothic, suspense, macabre ...
Plot: serial killer, whodunit, killer, fashion, masked killer, strangulation, erotica, female nudity, fashion model, murder, blackmail, model ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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 6.8
 113K
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: suspense, suspenseful, exciting, political, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: terrorism, spy, assassination, terrorist, cia, ira, revenge, hitman, secret agents, irish republican army, espionage, violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, london, washington d.c., north africa, scotland yard ...
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Batman: Assault on Arkham (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, 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, entertaining, witty, intense, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: batman, superhero, brutality, vengeance, murder, justice, life philosophy, fantasy world, transformation, good versus evil, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 2010s
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 6.6
 8K
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: slasher, scary, suspenseful, intense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, survival, theater, mysterious character, crimes, woman in danger, track down, rehearsal, mental institution, theatre group ...
Time: 80s
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 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: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, amusement park, mental institution, homicidal maniac, murder, masked killer, serial killer, crimes, youth, violence, on the road, psycho killer ...
Time: contemporary, year 1989, year 2003, year 1990
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 6.7
 756
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: semi serious, humorous, mind bending, realistic, witty ...
Plot: murder, family problems, family in crisis, serial killer, couples, hitman, family life, crimes, mental illness, double murder, mental disorder, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: switzerland
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