Clown movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant clown movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out scary, suspenseful, humorous, dark humor, suspense and realistic films and TV shows about / with clown, murder, blood, brutality, evil clown, violence, killer clown, death, police and revenge plots mostly in Horror, Drama and Comedy genres shot in USA, Canada, Spain and other countries.
clown movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as clown: It (2017), It: Chapter Two (2019), The Last Circus (2010), Clown (2014), Shakes the Clown (1991), Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988), It (1990), Joker (2019), Terrifier (2016), ClownTown (2016).

List of clown movies

It (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In a small town in Maine, seven children known as The Losers Club come face to face with life problems, bullies and a monster that takes the shape of a clown called Pennywise.
Style: suspense, scary, surprise ending, rough, bleak ...
Plot: killer clown, clown, missing person, fear, death of brother, monster, abandoned house, good versus evil, summer, supernatural power, group of friends, small town ...
Time: year 1989
Place: maine
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It: Chapter Two (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Because every 27 years evil revisits the town of Derry, Maine, it chapter two brings the chapters - who've long since gone their separate ways - back together as adults, nearly three decades after the events of the first film.
Style: scary, suspense, macabre, epic, suspenseful ...
Plot: clown, killer clown, evil clown, evil, kids in trouble, good versus evil, killing spree, fear, group of friends, haunted house, creature, childhood friend ...
Time: 2010s, year 1989
Place: maine, usa
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The Last Circus (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The journey of Javier, the obese Sad Clown, starts during his childhood in the midst of the Spanish civil war in 1937. His father, one of Spain’s most prominent jesters, is detained and tortured by the fascist regime.
Style: dark humor, bleak, disturbing, rough, serious ...
Plot: clown, mad, narcissism, circus, circus performer, life is a bitch, performer's life, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, sadism, revenge, dancer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973, year 1937
Place: europe, spain
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Clown (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A loving father finds a clown suit for his son's birthday party, only to realize the suit is part of an evil curse that turns its wearer into a killer.
Style: macabre, scary, atmospheric, disturbing, bloody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: killer clown, clown, murder, boy, blood, transformation, monster, children, father son relationship, demons, birthday party, evil clown ...
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Shakes the Clown (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Shakes plods about his duties as party clown, and uses all of his free time getting seriously drunk. Binky, another clown, wins the spot on a local kiddie show, which depresses Shakes even more, and his boss threatens him with unemployment if he ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, disturbing, surreal ...
Plot: clown, false accusation, rescue, nothing goes right, frame up, crimes, disorder, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, kidnapping, psychopath, on the run ...
Time: 90s
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Killer Klowns from Outer Space (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Aliens, who look like clowns, arrive on Earth to capture and harvest people in order to use them as sustenance.
Style: scary, dark humor, suspenseful, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: small town, ufo, clown, parody, evil alien, heroic mission, survival, race against time, danger, youth, save the world, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
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It (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 192 min.
Story: A series of murders prompts Mike Hanlon to suspect that the supernatural menace that he and a group of friends battled as children has returned. He begins to call his friends to remind them of the oath they swore: if It returned again, they would ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: supernatural, friendship, small town, good versus evil, clown, villain, investigation, giant spider, childhood, childhood trauma, deadly, monster ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1960, 1990s, 1960s ...
Place: maine, usa
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Joker (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.
Style: cynical, suspense, thought provoking, atmospheric, bleak ...
Plot: mental illness, insanity, social decay, villain, psychological trauma, psycho killer, murder, mental patient, evil clown, social problems, clown, comedian ...
Time: year 1981
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Terrifier (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A maniacal clown named Art, terrorizes three young women on Halloween night and everyone else who stands in his way.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, rough, macabre
Plot: killer clown, evil clown, clown, maniac, halloween, slasher, kidnapping, murder, stranded, massacre, disfigurement, characters killed one by one ...
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ClownTown (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Whilst on their way to a concert four friends get sidetracked and stranded in a seemingly abandoned town and whilst looking for help find themselves stalked and terrorised by a gang of violent clown dressed psychopaths who will stop at nothing ...
Style: brutal, bleak, rough, suspense
Plot: clown, massacre, friends, killer clown, survival, trapped, violence spree, gang, city, lost, stabbed to death, burned alive
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Baskets (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Chip Baskets wants to follow his dream of being a French clown—however, reality keeps interfering. Saddled with financial difficulties and facing an impenetrable language barrier, he moves back home to Bakersfield with high hopes. There, he is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, ironic, satirical ...
Plot: clown, follow your dream, hopes, misfit, goofy hero, sitcom, sibling relationship, sarcasm, mother son relationship, rivalry, family relations, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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Drive Thru (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Horror gets Super Sized when Horny The Clown, the demonic mascot of "Hella-Burger," starts slashing Orange County teenagers with his meat cleaver from Hell.
Style: semi serious, cynical, suspenseful, humorous, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: killer clown, evil clown, slasher, clown, masked killer, psychopath, danger, youth, best friends, stalking, serial killer, mind game ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
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Disney's Air Bud (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young boy and a talented stray dog with an amazing basketball playing ability become instant friends. Rebounding from his father's accidental death, 12-year-old Josh Framm moves with his family to the small town of Fernfield, Washington. The ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, inspirational, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers, teens
Plot: golden retriever, dog, dog actor, friendship, clown, human spirit, contests and competitions, sport, young heroes, small town, pets, mischievous children ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, washington state, new jersey
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Cirque du Soleil: Worlds Away (2012)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An original story featuring performances by Cirque du Soleil. A young woman is entranced by an Aerialist. When they fall into the dreamlike world of Cirque du Soleil and are separated, they travel through the different tent worlds trying to find ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, surreal
Plot: circus, clown, young lovers, disorder, imaginary, fall in love, performance, dancer, artists and showbiz, oldies, fish out of water, lovers apart ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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3 from Hell (2019)
Genre: 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: road movie, dark
Plot: clown, death, violence, murder, sadism, porn, snake, psychopath, sadist, perversion, prisoner, firefly ...
Place: texas, mexico
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Octopussy (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: James Bond is sent to investigate after a fellow “00” agent is found dead with a priceless Fabergé egg. James Bond follows the mystery and uncovers a smuggling scandal and a Russian General who wants to provoke a new World War.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, espionage, secret service, race against time, terrorism, james bond, british secret service, gadget, smuggling, nuclear threat, top secret, kgb ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: india, asia, europe, east berlin, east germany ...
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The Lego Batman Movie (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, Denmark
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the irreverent spirit of fun that made “The Lego Movie” a worldwide phenomenon, the self-described leading man of that ensemble—Lego Batman—stars in his own big-screen adventure. But there are big changes brewing in Gotham, and if he ...
Style: humorous, stylized, not serious, intense, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: lego, billionaire, batman, family, adopted son, surveillance, clown, party, father son relationship, superhero, loneliness, redemption ...
Time: 2010s
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Chocolate (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The history of the clown Chocolate, the first black circus artist in France, which has a great success in the late 19th century.
Style: sentimental, feel good, touching, factual, humorous ...
Plot: black man, circus, clown, racism, gambling, rise to the top, colleague colleague relationship, comedy duo, fame, social relations, glory, children ...
Time: year 1917
Place: paris france
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Vulgar (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Vulgar is about a man who is a children's clown but has not been getting much luck lately. He lives in a cheap apartment which he can't even afford. Bums are constantly sleeping in his run down car and crashing on his lawn. He has a ...
Style: psychological, dark humor, bleak, disturbing, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: homosexual rape, vengeance, psychopath, serial killer, crime, destiny, hostages, killer clown, clown, rags to riches, gang rape, blackmail ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: new jersey
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Mockingbird (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A couple are given a camera and a set of instructions which they must follow or else someone will die.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, suspense, scary, humorous ...
Plot: death, murder, clown, video camera, husband wife relationship, one night, no survivors, death of protagonist, blood splatter, women's bathroom, shot to death, balloon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1995
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Clownhouse (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Just before Halloween, three young brothers alone in a big house are menaced by three escaped mental patients who have murdered some traveling circus clowns and taken their identities.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, psychological, macabre, realistic ...
Plot: chase, murder, escaped mental patient, circus, danger, stalking, childhood trauma, sibling relationship, serial killer, crimes, disguise, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s
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Finale (2018)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nationwide quietness. The streets are empty. Everyone’s glued to their screens at home, watching the final game. In the outskirts of Denmark, close to the German border, a small gas station needs to be open for service, even on this special night. ...
Style: brutal, suspense, sadistic, dark
Plot: sadistic horror, psychopath, serial killer, characters killed one by one, evil clown, sadist, brutality, murder, psychological torture, killer clown, torture device, sadism ...
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Animal Crackers (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Spain, China, South Korea
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A family must use a magical box of Animal Crackers to save a rundown circus from being taken over by their evil uncle Horatio P. Huntington.
Style: funny, entertaining, fairy tale
Audience: family outing
Plot: magic, circus, lion, giraffe, cowboy, monkey, clown, elephant, bear, animal rescue, obsessive quest, rivals ...
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Adam Resurrected (2008)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Germany, USA, Israel
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Before the war, in Berlin, Adam was an entertainer- cabaret impresario, magician, musician-loved by all until he finds himself in a concentration camp, confronted by Commandant Klein. Adam survives the camp by becoming the Klein's ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, survival, against humanity, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, mental illness, circus, mental institution, circus performer, patient, clown ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 60s, 40s, year 1961 ...
Place: israel, europe, middle east, germany, berlin germany
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Scary or Die (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The creation of filmmaker Michael Emanuel, SCARY OR DIE tells five interwoven horror stories that take place in and around the “City of Angles”. A flesh-eating clown desperately trying to protect the person he craves the most; a dirty cop and a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, brutal
Plot: zombie, gory, murder, vampire, supernatural, crimes, family in danger, dismemberment, transformation, death, clown, eaten alive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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Hell House LLC (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Five years after an unexplained malfunction causes the death of 15 tour-goers and staff on the opening night of a Halloween haunted house tour, a documentary crew travels back to the scene of the tragedy to find out what really happened.
Style: dark, brutal, suspenseful, tense
Plot: haunted house, dark secret, investigation, brutality, violence, handheld camera, found footage, hanging, halloween, group of friends, murder, supernatural power ...
Time: 2000s
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Mela (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Story: Govindan Kutty (Raghu) is a clown who works in the circus. He comes to his village looking for a bride. Sharada (Anjali Naidu) is impressed by his charms and seemingly rich lifestyle and agrees to marry him. When they reach back the circus after ...
Plot: clown, stuntman, circus, attraction, suicide, dwarf, malayalam
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Franky Banderas (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Plot: clown, singer, child prodigy, artist, family, casting, actor
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Grimas (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young girl is being haunted by a ghost spirit, in the shape of a clown, while babysitting.
Plot: ghost, clown, hotel, cafe, cell phone, bus, beach, television, gun, hospital, taxi, death ...
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Massacre County (2015)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After a hideous crime in a mansion by the forest, where a group of young people was found murdered, a suspicious clown tries to prove his innocence to the investigator that found him covered in blood.
Plot: sadism, police, blood, slasher, clown, murder
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