Screaming movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant screaming movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary, disturbing and cult film films and TV shows about / with screaming, murder, violence, death, blood, chase, danger, fight, corpse and crying plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as screaming: Finders Keepers (2014), Waiting... (2005), Hard Candy (2005), Frontier(s) (2007), The Quiet Ones (2014), A Quiet Place (2018), The Lords of Salem (2012), Only The Animals (2019), Swallow (2019), Asako I & II (2018).

List of screaming movies

Finders Keepers (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A haunted doll teaches one little girl why children shouldn't play with undead things.
Style: scary, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, serious
Plot: evil doll, problem child, murder, possession, supernatural, family relations, parents and children, danger, deadly, possessed girl, math teacher, screaming ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.7
 94K
Waiting... (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Employees at a Bennigan's-like restaurant (called, creatively enough, Shenanigan's), kill time before their real lives get started. But while they wait, they'll have to deal with picky customers who want their steak cooked to order ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: restaurant, waiter, friendship, workplace, employer employee relationship, workplace romance, workplace situations, wooing, staff, prank, buddies, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, new jersey
Is relevant ?
 7.1
 158K
Hard Candy (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mature 14-year old girl meets a charming 32-year old photographer on the Internet. Suspecting that he is a pedophile, she goes to his home in an attempt to expose him.
Style: disturbing, twist ending, psychological, tense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pedophile, dangerous attraction, age difference, pedophilia, torture, vengeance, manipulation, deception, seduction, sexual abuse, child abuse, sociopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 26K
Frontier(s) (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A gang of young thieves flee Paris during the violent aftermath of a political election, only to hole up at an Inn run by neo-Nazis.
Style: macabre, scary, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Plot: cannibalism, psychopath, sadistic horror, torture, human monster, strong violent content, cruelty, survival, confined, sadism, violence, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
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 5.1
 20K
The Quiet Ones (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A university student and some classmates are recruited to carry out a private experiment -- to create a poltergeist. Their subject: an alluring, but dangerously disturbed young woman. Their quest: to explore the dark energy that her damaged psyche ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: paranormal phenomena, experiment, skepticism, mad doctor, possession, danger, poltergeist, off the grid, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, point of view, self mutilation, seance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 484K
A Quiet Place (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, surprise ending, psychological ...
Plot: post apocalypse, sign language, monster, survival, survival horror, deafness, self sacrifice, creature feature, creature, silence, child in peril, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, near future, 2020s
Place: new york state
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The Lords of Salem (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The City of Salem, Massachusetts is visited by a coven of ancient witches.
Style: surreal, bleak, scary, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: witch, burned alive, radio dj, supernatural, uncover truth, danger, losing-it hero, religions or cults, coven, rock, curses spells and rituals, a vision ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts, boston, new jersey
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Only The Animals (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A woman has disappeared. The day after a snowstorm, her car is found on a road leading to a plateau with with nothing but a few scattered farms. The gendarmes have nothing to go on, while five individuals well know they have something to do with the ...
Style: enigmatic, tragic, suspense, sad, non-linear
Plot: missing woman, lesbian romance, con artists, lesbian love, correspondence, coincidence, husband wife relationship, infidelity, multiple storylines, talking to a dead body, lie, countryside ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa, france
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 20K
Swallow (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Hunter, a newly pregnant housewife, finds herself increasingly compelled to consume dangerous objects. As her husband and his family tighten their control over her life, she must confront the dark secret behind her new obsession.
Style: art house, psychological, suspenseful, melancholic, realistic ...
Plot: self harm, control, housewife, obsession, dark secret, loneliness, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, pregnancy, parents and children, psychotherapist, prison rape ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa, new york state, pittsburgh
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 2K
Asako I & II (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Asako meets her boyfriend's perfect double two years after his abrupt disappearance.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, sweet, sentimental
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: love, love at first sight, theater, power of love, romance, love affair, memory loss, destiny, young woman, sidewalk, real estate agent, long haired girl ...
Place: tokyo, osaka japan
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Lesson of the Evil (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A popular high school teacher concocts an extreme plan to deal with the rise of bullying and bad behavior among the student body.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: high school, psychopath, serial killer, deadly, crimes, under the surface, breaking point, power relations, teachers and students, massacre, mystery, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
Is relevant ?
 5.1
 4K
The Shortcut (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Derek (AnDrew Seeley) moves to a new town and discovers a shortcut through the woods to his high school, he learns about a crazy old man who lives near its path: Legend has it that he abducted a group of teenagers years ago. Ignoring the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, urban legend, youth, chase, danger, deadly, psychopath, in the woods, murder, child in peril, friendship, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 50s, year 1953, year 1946 ...
Place: usa
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Bad Meat (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Six troubled teens at secluded camp for juvenile delinquents must fight for their lives after a mysterious virus transforms the guards into cannibalistic mutants.
Style: humorous, suspense, absurd, splatter, psychotronic ...
Plot: isolation, juvenile delinquency, survival, danger, youth, deadly, society, wilderness, cannibalism, camp counselor, food poisoning, juvenile delinquent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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Munna Bhai M.B.B.S. (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 156 min.
Story: A gangster sets out to fulfill his father's dream of becoming a doctor.
Style: sentimental, semi serious, humorous, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hospital, mistaken identity, bollywood, starting over, impersonating, lifestyle, family disapproval, hidden identity, dishonesty, parents and children, disorder, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
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Miss Leslie's Dolls (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three attractive University students and their equally attractive teacher seek refuge in a house on a dark and stormy night. The house is occupied by the strange “Miss Leslie” and her strangely lifelike “dolls”.
Style: psychotronic, lgbt cinema, urban fantasy, gay cinema
Plot: nightmare, ghost, supernatural power, lesbian sex, gay teacher, repressed sexuality, fake identity, lighting a cigarette, university professor, occult, mannequin, coffin ...
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 70
Caged Men (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Elliott was a loser who robbed the bank only to land in jail. In prison, he encounters homosexuality as every inmate wants to turn Elliott into a mate!
Style: lgbt cinema, gay cinema
Plot: traumatized man, guitar playing, arrest, rapist, sexual attraction, following someone in a car, being followed, lame, telephone call, serial killer as protagonist, psychological trauma, smoking pot ...
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The Seventh Juror (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a moment of madness a middle-aged, married and respectable pharmacist kills a young woman who is sun-bathing by a lake. Unable to take in what he has done, he flees from the scene of the crime and behaves as if nothing has happened. Eventually ...
Style: noir, french noir, psychological thriller, neo noir
Plot: jury, judge, witness, judgment, crying man, fishing, death by strangulation, pipe smoking, obsession, reading a letter, teenager, manipulative person ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: france
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Sometimes Aunt Martha Does Dreadful Things (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ultra-low-budget Florida cult film featuring a transvestite fugitive criminal and his homosexual (and mentally unstable) lover on the lam in a Miami suburb.
Style: lgbt cinema, slasher, gay cinema, psychotronic
Plot: cross dressing, criminal, killing spree, outlaw, sociopath, foot chase, visitor, man dressed as woman, restaurant, drug, death, stolen jewelry ...
Place: miami, florida
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 5.5
 16K
Shocker (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After being sent to the electric chair, a serial killer uses electricity to come back from the dead and carry out his vengeance on the football player who turned him in to the police.
Style: slasher, sadistic, scary, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, electric chair, supernatural, maniac, evil, psychopath, reincarnation, police investigation, vengeance, gory, danger, serial killer ...
Time: 80s, year 1989
Place: california
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A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Dream demon Freddy Krueger is resurrected from his apparent demise, and rapidly tracks down and kills the remainder of the Elm Street kids. However, Kristen, who can draw others into her dreams, wills her special ability to her friend Alice. Alice ...
Style: slasher, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: asthma, supernatural, murder, psychopath, serial killer, high school, martial arts, burned alive, sleeping, nightmare, dream, resurrection ...
Time: 80s
Place: ohio, usa, midwest
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Masters of the Universe (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The world of Eternia in the aftermath of Skeletor's war on Castle Grayskull, which he has won after seizing Grayskull and the surrounding city using a cosmic key developed by the locksmith Gwildor. The Sorceress is now Skeletor's prisoner ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, battles, danger, superhero, time travel, heroic mission, adventure, space and aliens, save the day, supernatural, transformation ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
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A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Teenagers in a small town are dropping like flies, apparently in the grip of mass hysteria causing their suicides. A cop's daughter, Nancy Thompson (Heather Langenkamp) traces the cause to child molester Fred Krueger (Robert Englund), who was ...
Style: slasher, scary, rough, twist ending, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: nightmare, supernatural, fear, nightmare comes true, disfigurement, teenage life, back from the dead, murder, high school, sleeping, serial killer, trapped ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1981
Place: ohio, usa
Is relevant ?
 5.4
 14K
Swamp Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dr. Alec Holland, hidden away in the depths of a murky swamp, is trying to create a new species - a combination of animal and plant capable of adapting and thriving in the harshest conditions. Unfortunately he becomes subject of his own creation and ...
Style: semi serious, suspense, exciting, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: swamp, laboratory, mad scientist, superhero, good versus evil, rescue, superhuman powers, danger, supernatural, mutant, chase, creature ...
Time: 80s
Place: holland, europe, usa, washington d.c.
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 586
Julie Darling (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A teenage girl whose inaction caused her mother's death arranges a similarly gruesome fate for her stepmother and brother.
Style: neo noir
Plot: bartender, toy gun, sociopath, police officer, sexual attraction, locking a door, freezer, classical music, strong female character, woman fights a man, moving, boat ...
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 39K
Who Am I? (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Martial-arts megastar Jackie Chan wrote, directed and stars in this action-comedy. Secret agent Jackie (Chan) leads a commando group to Africa to kidnap scientists who are working to unleash a powerful -- and lethal -- new energy source. When Jackie ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, suspense, light, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, adventure, secret agents, chase, danger, on the run, espionage, secret agent, fistfight, swat team, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: south africa, hong kong, asia, africa, johannesburg south africa
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 68K
Windtalkers (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Joe Enders is a gung-ho Marine assigned to protect a "windtalker" - one of several Navajo Indians who were used to relay messages during World War II because their spoken language was indecipherable to Japanese code breakers.
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, emotional, rough ...
Plot: world war two, war, marines, code, military life, u.s. marine corps, heroes, military, mexican standoff, behind enemy lines, navajo, native americans ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1943, year 1944
Place: japan, asia, arizona
Is relevant ?
 7.8
 29K
The Innocents (1961)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young governess for two children becomes convinced that the house and grounds are haunted.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, old mansion, haunted house, estate, child in peril, orphan, ghost, possession, governess, pursuit, hide and seek, mystery ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1800s, 1890s
Place: england, europe, london
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 56K
Inland Empire (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Poland, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: An actress's perception of reality becomes increasingly distorted as she finds herself falling for her co-star in a remake of an unfinished Polish production that was supposedly cursed.
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: filmmaking, actress, danger, curse, debt, infidelity, murder, makeup artist, nightmare, lifestyle, woman in danger, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland, los angeles, california, usa, europe ...
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Horror Planet (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A crew of interplanetary archaeologists is threatened when an alien creature impregnates one of their members, causing her to turn homicidal and murder them one by one.
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: pregnancy, murder, alien, evil alien, cons and scams, heroic mission, space and aliens, deadly, babies and infants, dangerous animal, adventurer, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
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Nightmare City (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An airplane exposed to radiation lands, and blood drinking zombies emerge armed with knives, guns and teeth! They go on a rampage slicing, dicing, and biting their way across the Italian countryside.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, rescue, danger, virus, airplane, countryside, survival, apocalypse, violence spree, race against time, chaos, infected ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1979
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, southern italy
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