Murder by drowning movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant murder by drowning movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense and psychological films and TV shows about / with murder by drowning, murder, drowning, death, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), investigation, telephone call, fight and corpse plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as murder by drowning: What Lies Beneath (2000), A Killer Among Friends (1992), When the Angels Sleep (2018), Sleepaway Camp (1983), Rat Fink (1965), Purity Falls (2019), Lucky (2017), The Million Eyes of Sumuru (1967), Chinatown (1974), The Case of the Bloody Iris (1972).

List of murder by drowning movies

What Lies Beneath (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Claire Spencer starts hearing ghostly voices and seeing spooky images, she wonders if an otherworldly spirit is trying to contact her. All the while, her husband tries to reassure her by telling her it's all in her head. But as Claire ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural horror, couple relations, adultery, woman in danger, infidelity, dishonesty, haunted by the past, losing-it hero, danger, spiritualism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: vermont, usa, boston
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A Killer Among Friends (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film tells why a girl was killed by two of her best friends.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, unusual plot structure, enigmatic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, drowning, grief, family relations, true crime, investigation, lie, killer, false friend, rivalry, rivals, envy ...
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When the Angels Sleep (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Germán, an honest family man, sees how his whole world wobbles the night when, driving home, accidentally runs over two teenage girls. From that moment, Germán will have to do everything in his power to prevent his life from being destroyed ...
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, psychological, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: accident, birthday party, teenager, birthday, highway, police investigation, crimes, deadly, danger, youth, family, society ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.3
 27K
Sleepaway Camp (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Slightly disturbed and painfully shy Angela Baker is sent away to summer camp with her cousin. Not long after Angela's arrival, things start to go horribly wrong for anyone with sinister or less than honorable intentions.
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, murder, summer camp, rivalry, serial killer, shyness, danger, youth, teenage life, violence, mental illness ...
Time: 80s
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 6.6
 58
Rat Fink (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Lost b-movie
Style: psychotronic
Plot: teenage pregnancy, singer, underage sex, social climbing, rock band, washing hands, owl, music club, car on fire, assassination attempt, broken bottle, cynicism ...
Place: los angeles
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 4.7
 354
Purity Falls (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the tragic death of her husband, a mother moves her teenage son and daughter to the idyllic town of Purity Falls only to find the rift with her son deepen when he becomes entrapped in the neighborhood maven's nefarious home business.
Style: suspenseful, contemplative, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: teenage boy, death of father, teenager, suburbs, starting over, bullying, fall in love, family relations, male prostitute, love, youth, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.2
 1K
Lucky (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story of a young mother with a failed marriage behind her, who fights daily for her dream to open a hair salon, challenging her fate in an effort to free herself and gain independence and right to happiness.
Plot: single mother, little girl, hospital, kiss, limousine, rooftop, beach, son murders mother, birthday, sea, female protagonist, gun ...
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The Million Eyes of Sumuru (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Frankie Avalon and George Nader (that guy from "The Robot Monster") are a couple of wise-cracking, swingin' secret agents. Their enemy is Shirley Eaton as Su-Muru, who plans to remove all of the men who are currently in power and ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: chloroformed, evil woman, woman dressed as man, dungeon, island, shot multiple times, james bond spoof, kiss, arch villain, cold blooded murder, grenade, woman driver ...
Place: hong kong, rome italy
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 8.1
 296K
Chinatown (1974)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Private eye Jake Gittes lives off of the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-World War II Southern California. Hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband's extra-marital affair, Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double ...
Style: twists and turns, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: neo noir, private detective, rape, investigation, surveillance, corruption, deception, investigator, femme fatale, tragic event, cover up, secret ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s, year 1937
Place: los angeles, california, usa, mexico
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The Case of the Bloody Iris (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Beautiful young model Jennifer Lansbury and her goofy friend Marilyn Ricci move into a swanky high-rise apartment after the previous tenant gets brutally murdered. Pretty soon Jennifer is being stalked by the mysterious killer. Probable suspects ...
Style: twists and turns, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: stalking, murder, psychopath, investigation, crimes, who done it, woman in danger, multiple suspects, danger, serial killer, mysterious character, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
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The Escort III (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The veteran detective Grabovsky investigates the mysterious murder of a business beauty, Julie Clark. The main suspect becomes her colleague, the young architect Jim Corrigan.
Style: twists and turns
Plot: drowning, lapd, bare breasts, morgue, murder, sex on couch, erotica, labia, escort service, architect, alcoholic, white panties ...
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 5.1
 6K
Tormented (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film centers on Darren Mullet, a bullied asthmatic, driven to suicide by his tormented life - ignored by his parents, ridiculed by his teachers and bullied at school. He returns from the dead to pay his teenage tormentors a final visit.
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: slasher, high school, prank, school, suicide, drowning, vengeance, ghost, teenage life, revenge, serial killer, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Diagnosis: Murder (1974)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A psychiatrist plots to murder his wife so he can be with his mistress, but his wife mysteriously disappears before he can carry out his plan.
Style: twist ending, suspense
Plot: police, scuba diver, silencer, search warrant, suspicion, mistress, murder mystery, swimming pool, murder by drowning, restaurant, wheelchair bound, wheelchair ...
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The Home of Dark Butterflies (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Haunted by his traumatic past and cautious about the prospects of an uncertain future, a fourteen year old boy named Juhani winds up in an isolated boys' home known as The Island. Juhani (Niilo Syvaoja) has been shuttled between foster homes ...
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic
Plot: island, teenager, isolation, friendship, youth, family relations, family problems, haunted by the past, couple relations, school, dark secret, juvenile delinquent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland
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Two Faces of the Dollar (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A teacher, a gunman, an ex-Colonel and a beautiful girl decide to steal a big load of gold stored in Fort Henderson. The task is not easy, because the fort is very well guarded, but with adventurous stratagems...
Plot: stolen gold, band, fight in water, bag, false name, gunfight, pipe smoking, shot to death, smoking, heist, stagecoach, gunshot ...
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The Last Request (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Pop's last request is for his sons to continue the family name. When his brother dies trying, Jeff leaves the seminary and encounters crazy women and odd ball characters.
Plot: female underwear, theatrical troupe, last wish, husband wife relationship, epilepsy, therapy, father, mother, dream, wedding day, opera singer, terminal illness ...
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 7.2
 470
Dirty Hands (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Colombia, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Towing a submerged torpedo in the wake of their battered fishing boat, a desperate fisherman and a naive kid embark on a journey trafficking millions of dollars worth of cocaine. Shot entirely on location along the Pacific coast of Colombia—in ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: race against time, drug dealing, crime gone awry, family relations, disorder, crimes, chases and races, escapades, ocean or sea, ocean, murder, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: colombia
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 8.2
 1.1M
Shutter Island (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: World War II soldier-turned-U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his troubling visions and also by a mysterious doctor.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, twists and turns, twist ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental institution, mystery, plot twist, insanity, investigation, paranoia, mental illness, psychiatrist, psychology, island, uncover truth, isolation ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1954, year 1952 ...
Place: boston
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Fists in the Pocket (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ale, a deeply disturbed young man subject to seizures, benignly decides to murder members of his dysfunctional family for altruistic reasons.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, gloomy, emotional ...
Plot: epilepsy, murder, dysfunctional family, epileptic, alienation, siblings relations, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, deadly, misfit, family relations, family in crisis ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe
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The Swimming Pool (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set in a magnificent villa near a sun-drenched St. Tropez, lovers Jean-Paul and Marianne are spending a happy, lazy summer holiday. Their only concern is to gratify their mutual passion - until the day when Marianne invites her former lover and his ...
Style: sexy, contemplative, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), love triangle, murder, haunted by the past, friendship, lovers reunited, couple relations, uninhibited rivalry, couples, crimes of passion, deadly, crime ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: french riviera, southern france, south of france, europe, france ...
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 5.0
 918
Parting Shots (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Harry Sterndale, a failed photographer, is told that he has only three months to live due to him getting cancer. After thinking things over he decides that since he is dying anyway that he will kill or destroy all the people that has ever crossed or ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, captivating, light ...
Plot: vengeance, terminal illness, fall in love, nothing goes right, crime, crimes, love and romance, wedding, hitman, doctor, death, police ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france
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 6.4
 503
Lamb (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Michael Lamb is a Father questioning his calling, in a Reform School in Ireland. When young epileptic runaway Eoin is sent to the school, the two recognise kindred spirits and escape to London together. With the police on their tail and the money ...
Style: sincere, emotional, touching, thought provoking, uplifting ...
Plot: adoption, kidnapping, on the run, crimes, hopes, society, life is a bitch, family relations, religions or cults, power relations, alcohol abuse, working class ...
Time: 80s
Place: ireland, london, europe, england, liverpool
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Turtles Can Fly (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran, France, Iraq
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Turtles can fly tells the story of a group of young children near the Turkey-Iran border. They clean up mines and wait for the Saddam regime to fall.
Style: sincere, bleak, rough, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: childhood, village, rape, suicide, orphan, blind character, refugee, suicide attempt, camp, survival, fall in love, wartime life ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century
Place: kurdistan, iraq, middle east, iran, turkey ...
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 5.8
 124K
Hollow Man (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Cocky researcher, Sebastian Caine is working on a project to make living creatures invisible and he's so confident he's found the right formula that he tests it on himself and soon begins to vanish. The only problem is – no-one can ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: invisible man, experiment, mad scientist, invisibility, danger, scientist, psychopath, murder, crimes, swearing, violence, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 1990s
Place: usa, pentagon, washington d.c.
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The Chambermaid on the Titanic (1997)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany, Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Horty, a French foundry worker, wins a contest and is sent to see the sailing of the Titanic. In England, Marie, saying she is a chambermaid on the Titanic and cannot get a room, asks to share his room. They do, chastely; when he awakens, she is ...
Style: sexy, atmospheric, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: titanic, obsession, infidelity, romance, couple relations, haunted by the past, couples, unfulfillment, dishonesty, obsessive quest, love and romance, contests and competitions ...
Time: year 1912, 1910s
Place: france, london, england, tokyo
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Drowning by Numbers (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Netherlands
Duration: 118 min.
Story: An ironic black comedy of love and death that takes place an a lyrically beautiful landscape. Three related women, all named Cissie Colpitts share a solidarity for one another which brings about three copy-cat drownings. The local coroner is in love ...
Style: surreal, cynical, humorous, dark humor, talky ...
Plot: drowning, murder, wife murders husband, investigation, coroner, unlikely criminals, family problems, friendship, murder mystery, life & death, cheating, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
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 7.1
 329
Dress Gray (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 192 min.
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Story: When a cadet at a military academy is found dead, the assumption is it was an accident. But the autopsy reveals that's not the case and that he's a homosexual and the last person he was with someone before he died and that someone is an ...
Style: rough, sincere, disturbing, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: false accusation, murder, murder investigation, gay, gays and lesbians, rape, military academy, legal, crimes, law enforcement, army investigation, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, vietnam
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Dead Man's Folly (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: During a murder hunt game at a country house, to which Hercule Poirot is invited as an "expert", a real murder occurs.
Style: serious, realistic, talky, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: private detective, murder mystery, riddles and clues, murder, investigation, mystery, crimes, crime, dishonesty, deadly, multiple suspects, estate ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, belgium
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Butterfly Kiss (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Eunice is walking along the highways of northern England from one filling station to another. She is searching for Judith, the woman, she says to be in love with. It's bad luck for the women at the cash desk not to be Judith, because Eunice is ...
Style: disturbing, dark humor, offbeat, realistic, serious ...
Plot: obsession, mental illness, serial killer, murder, on the run, on the road, friendship, lesbian relationship, lesbian, crimes, gays and lesbians, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, britain, california
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 6.2
 269
Baton Rouge (1988)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Antonio dotes on his mute brother and promises him a better life, symbolized by Baton Rouge. He's a gigolo who moves in with Isabel, wealthy and separated from her husband. She has nightmares of rape in her own bed, so Antonio encourages her to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense
Plot: murder, psychiatrist, ex husband ex wife relationship, brother sister relationship, extramarital affair, deception, police, love triangle, adultery, husband wife relationship, death, champagne ...
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