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 serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, sexy and psychological films and TV shows about / with murder by drowning, murder, drowning, death, flashback, nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes, photograph, father daughter relationship and female nudity plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, Italy, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as murder by drowning: A Simple Favor (2018), A Killer Among Friends (1992), The Case of the Bloody Iris (1972), Escape Room (2019), Drowning by Numbers (1988), What Lies Beneath (2000), The Dry (2020), The Manchurian Candidate (2004), You Should Have Left (2020), Return from the Ashes (1965).

List of murder by drowning movies

 6.8
 150K
A Simple Favor (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Mommy vlogger Stephanie joins her best friend Emily's husband, Sean, to investigate her sudden disappearance from their small town.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, deception, ruse, missing person, blackmail, murder investigation, murder, female friendship, missing woman, small town, life insurance, murder by drowning ...
Time: 2010s
Place: london, michigan, new york, connecticut
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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: unusual plot structure, suspense, enigmatic, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, grief, drowning, family relations, true crime, lie, investigation, killer, false friend, rivalry, teenager, murder by drowning ...
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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: slasher, rough, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: psychopath, whodunit, serial killer, architect, voyeurism, stalking, murder, twists and turns, crimes, investigation, stalker, nude model ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
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 6.4
 124K
Escape Room (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Six strangers find themselves in circumstances beyond their control, and must use their wits to survive.
Style: suspense, exciting, surprise ending, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: trapped, puzzle, survival, game of death, clue, group of strangers, riddles and clues, quest, insecurity, death, teamwork, survivor ...
Place: chicago illinois
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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, art house, humorous, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, investigation, drowning, surrealism, murder mystery, coroner, unlikely criminals, family problems, friendship, vengeance, crimes, life & death ...
Time: 80s
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What Lies Beneath (2000)
Genre: Drama, 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, psychological, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: ghost, haunted house, infidelity, adultery, couple relations, supernatural, woman in danger, haunted by the past, supernatural horror, losing-it hero, spiritualism, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: vermont, usa, boston
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 6.8
 27K
The Dry (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Aaron Falk returns to his drought-stricken hometown to attend a tragic funeral. But his return opens a decades-old wound - the unsolved death of a teenage girl.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, tense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, investigation, haunted by the past, crimes, murder investigation, australian, small town, elderly man, male female relationship, death, family relations, suicide attempt ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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The Manchurian Candidate (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: When his army unit was ambushed during the first Gulf War, Sergeant Raymond Shaw saved his fellow soldiers just as his commanding officer, then-Captain Ben Marco, was knocked unconscious. Brokering the incident for political capital, Shaw eventually ...
Style: suspense, psychological, political, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: conspiracy, gulf war, political conspiracy, brainwashing, mind control, sniper, senator, assassination, political corruption, surveillance, paranoia, assassin ...
Time: 20th century, future, year 1991
Place: usa, washington d.c., new york
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You Should Have Left (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In an effort to repair their relationship, a couple books a vacation in the countryside for themselves and their daughter. What starts as a perfect retreat begins to fall apart as one loses their grip on reality, and a sinister force tries to tear ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, mystical ...
Plot: family life, house, drowning, time loop, nightmare, jealous husband, father daughter relationship, murderer, missing child, husband wife conflict, countryside, ghost ...
Place: wales, new york, mexico, london
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Return from the Ashes (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Jewish woman, Dr. Michele Wolf, interred in a Nazi concentration camp during WWII returns to her Paris home after the war's end. She's unaware that her husband, the handsome gigolo and chess master Stanislaw Pilgrin, has been having an ...
Style: noir, realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: chess, murder, female nudity, world war two, murder of a nude woman, murder by drowning, man kills a woman, dead woman, death by drowning, drowning, wedding, child in peril ...
Time: 60s
Place: poland, france, europe, paris france
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The Bodies Presented Traces of Carnal Violence (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A series of sex murders shock a college campus, and four beautiful young girlfriends head for the safety of an isolated country villa. But as they succumb to their own erotic desires, their weekend of pleasure becomes a vacation to dismember at the ...
Style: slasher, suspense, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, mental illness, murder, psychopath, home invasion, investigation, countryside, swamp, strangulation, serial murder, stalking, college ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: italy, rome italy, southern italy
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Tango of Perversion (1973)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A rich man with an impotence problem becomes subject to manipulation by those around him. When he gives the keys to his villa to two women, he witnesses a murder. A series of cunning plots and secrets make things difficult for the police as they ...
Style: erotic, cult film
Plot: murder, necrophilia, perversion, greek, father son relationship, flashback, murder disguised as accident, blackmail, disco, male nudity, cocaine, water skiing ...
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 4.7
 8K
The Veil (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story springs from the real-world headlines of religious cults and mass suicides. With Veil, it begins 30 years ago, when members of a religious cult known as Heaven's Veil take their own lives. The truth behind what really happened remains ...
Style: bleak, suspense, captivating, exciting, scary ...
Plot: cult, found footage, childhood trauma, supernatural, haunted by the past, abandoned house, sole survivor, childhood memory, hallucination, murder, suicide, possession ...
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A Bigger Splash (2015)
Genre: Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An American couple, Paul and Marianne, spend their vacation in Italy and experiences trouble when the wife invites a former lover and his teenage daughter to visit, which leads to jealousy and dangerous sexual scenarios.
Style: sexy, melancholic, suspense, sexual, emotional ...
Plot: infidelity, rock star, teenage girl, extramarital affair, rock concert, nudity (full frontal - brief), relationships, father daughter relationship, beach, coitus, singer, incest overtones ...
Place: italy, mediterranean sea, canada, london
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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: disturbing, serious, realistic, emotional, touching ...
Plot: epilepsy, brother sister relationship, catholicism, death of mother, matricide, murder of brother, suicidal tendency, prostitute, death, reckless driving, blindness, family relations ...
Time: 60s
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, slasher, art house, inspirational, erotic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female nudity, summer vacation, death by drowning, summer, haunted by the past, crimes of passion, police officer, friendship, love triangle, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), cover up ...
Time: 60s
Place: french riviera, south of france, mediterranean sea, riviera, cote d'azur ...
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Marquis de Sade's Justine (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany, Italy, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman named Justine is (willingly) used and abused by all manner of perverts, freaks and sexual deviants.
Style: disturbing, erotic, sexy, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: nun, sexual abuse, strong sexual content, sexual relations, perversion, sexploitation, erotica, psychopath, prostitute, prostitution, voyeur, prison ...
Time: 1780s, 17th century, 18th century
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 6.3
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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: uplifting, thought provoking, serious, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: youth, school, child abuse, adoption, kidnapping, on the run, man boy relationship, teacher student relationship, surrogate father, epilepsy, murder by drowning, neurology ...
Time: 80s
Place: ireland, england, london, dublin ireland, europe ...
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 5.2
 10K
Inconceivable (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A mother looks to escape her abusive past by moving to a new town where she befriends another mother, who grows suspicious of her.
Style: sexy, captivating, artsy, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: child, family relations, surrogate mother, pregnancy, murder, skinny dipping, obsession, mother daughter relationship, female nudity, friendship, manipulation, manipulative behavior ...
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Head in the Clouds (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A romantic drama set in 1930's England, Paris, and Spain. Gilda Bessé shares her Paris apartment with an Irish schoolteacher, Guy Malyon, and Mia, a refugee from Spain. As the world drifts toward war, Gilda defiantly pursues her hedonistic ...
Style: sexy, romantic, sentimental, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: world war two, lesbian, orgy, love triangle, spanish civil war, bisexual woman, romance, lesbianism, sexual relations, group sex, war, betrayal ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1940s, year 1944, year 1938 ...
Place: paris france, germany, spain, france, england ...
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 5.7
 159
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: sexy, neo noir
Plot: erotica, woman with a gun, porn, female blackmailer, bartender, escort, cheating, woman on top, female nudity, massage, tattoo, murder ...
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 6.1
 108
Vendeta (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Vendetta is an uncompromising thriller, an exciting story about revenge and the clash between two characters. Over the course of a few hours in a single day revenge intertwines the fates of a number of people. Which of them is the murderer, and who ...
Style: non-linear, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: vigilantism, father daughter relationship, loss of daughter, hitman, revenge, murder, death of daughter, fight, violence, teenage girl, rape and revenge, underage ...
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Wisconsin Death Trip (1999)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Wisconsin Death Trip is an intimate, shocking and sometimes hilarious account of the disasters that befell one small town in Wisconsin during the final decade of the 19th century. The film is inspired by Michael Lesy's book of the same name ...
Style: disturbing, social, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: mental disorder, hostage, unemployment, arson, murder, american football, crimes, media, society, life is a bitch, immigrants, investigation ...
Time: 19th century, 90s, 1890s, 1880s
Place: wisconsin, usa
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Underworld U.S.A. (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A bitter young man sets out to get back at the gangsters who murdered his father.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, testimony, prison, vengeance, crimes, manhunt, dishonesty, haunted by the past, law enforcement, witnessing a crime, parents and children, drug addiction ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york
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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: teenager, isolation, friendship, island, juvenile prison, youth, school, juvenile delinquent, bully, family relations, juvenile detention, family problems ...
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: cowboy, plan, murder by drowning, stolen gold, lieutenant, greed, colonel, military, soldier, seduction, horse riding, robbery ...
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Turtles Can Fly (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Iran, France
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, rough, bleak, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: childhood, war, refugee, orphan, camp, coming of age, blind character, anti war, muslim, children, survival, child ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century
Place: kurdistan, iran, iraq, middle east, california ...
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 5.8
 132K
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: suspense, scary, suspenseful, sexy, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: invisible man, invisibility, experiment, rape, psychopath, transformation, voyeurism, monster, scientist, brutality, crimes, murder ...
Time: 20th century, future, 90s, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., pentagon, usa
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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, erotic, clever, romantic, twist ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: titanic, obsession, romance, adultery, hotel, imagination, french, disaster, secrets, parallel universe, love, first contact ...
Time: year 1912, 1910s
Place: france, england, tokyo, london
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 7.1
 368
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: realistic, serious, captivating, tense, thought provoking ...
Plot: gay, legal, vietnam war, gays and lesbians, murder investigation, lgbt, murder, false accusation, rape, military, politics, legal investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, asia
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