Matricide movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant matricide movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak, psychological and realistic films and TV shows about / with matricide, murder, blood, female nudity, mother son relationship, death, husband wife relationship, flashback, hospital and psychopath plots mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
matricide
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matricide movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as matricide: Mindwarp (1992), The Black Cat (1968), The Mutilator (1984), The Illustrated Man (1969), Possession (1987), Happy End (2017), Inside (2016), Office (2015), The Confessional (1976), Electra (1990).

List of matricide movies

 5.3
 2K
Mindwarp (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Revolting mutants hunt human outcasts and underground fighters (Bruce Campbell, Marta Alicia) in a future world of mind control.
Style: bleak, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, surprise ending
Plot: mutant, meat hook, manslaughter, cannibal, post nuclear, utopia, rebel, machete, virtual reality, parasite, slave, wasteland ...
Time: future
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The Black Cat (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the Sengoku period, a woman and her daughter are raped and murdered by soldiers during a time of civil war. Afterwards, a series of samurai returning from the war through that area are found mysteriously dead with their throats torn out. The ...
Style: gloomy, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: samurai, ghost, murder, vengeance, revenge, black cat, escapades, crimes, master warrior, rivalry, danger, supernatural ...
Time: middle ages
Place: japan, asia
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The Mutilator (1984)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: As a child, Ed was cleaning his father's hunting rifles for as part of a surprise birthday treat for his old man when one firearm accidentally discharges fatally striking his own mother in the back. His father, Jack Sr came home, saw his wife ...
Style: psychological, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, beach house, psychopath, serial killer, stalking, slasher, maniac, death, violence, beach, swimming pool, teenager ...
Time: 80s
Place: north carolina
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The Illustrated Man (1969)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A man who has a body almost completely covered in tattoos is searching for the woman who cursed him with the "skin illustrations". Each tattoo reveals a bizarre story, which is experienced by staring at the scene depicted. When the ...
Style: scary, gloomy, futuristic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: virtual reality, end of the world, alien planet, lion, deadly, spacecraft, survival, multiple time frames, stranded, alternate dimension, hallucination, deafness ...
Time: future, 1930s
Place: africa
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 4.2
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Possession (1987)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Frankie is a psychopath who drags along problems with his mother. To compensate these problems he follows and persecutes Madeleine and some of her friends killing one girl after the other and also everybody who would stand in his way - without any ...
Plot: slasher, murder, psychopath, bathtub, blood, knife, throat slitting, drowning, strangulation, masturbation, pistol, dress ...
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 6.7
 11K
Happy End (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Austria, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A middle-class family living in Calais deal with a series of setbacks while paying little attention to the grim conditions in the refugee camps within a few miles of their home.
Style: apocalyptic, no music, dark humor
Plot: refugee, refugee camp, matricide, mercy killing, engagement, punishment, depression, resentment, grudge, domestic servant, jihad, cynicism ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france, europe
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 5.1
 3K
Inside (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, UK, USA, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Completely on her own, Sarah spends her time at home, waiting for the approaching birth of her child. But one night, a stranger breaks into her home, ready to snatch her still unborn baby from her.
Plot: female psychopath, pregnant woman, paralysis, pregnant, dead husband, police radio, bathroom, car accident, female police officer, psychopath, stabbed in the throat, hiding in a closet ...
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 6.0
 2K
Office (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An exemplary officer worker and head of his family KIM Byung-Guk murdered his entire family without any provocation and disappeared into thin air. Homicide detective Jong-Hoon immediately begins his investigation at KIM's office but all of ...
Style: twist ending
Plot: stabbed multiple times, hanged man, office, police, stabbed to death, stabbed in the chest, murder, employer employee relationship, security camera, female protagonist, stabbing, security guard ...
Place: korea, seoul, south korea
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The Confessional (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A troubled young girl goes to confession at the local church. Unfortunately, the sexually frustrated priest she confesses to becomes obsessed with her. At first, the priest stalks the girl, but later it is revealed that he will stop at nothing, ...
Style: scary, rough, psychological, mind bending, disturbing ...
Plot: church, murder, serial killer, psychopath, confession, priest, law enforcement, deadly, crime, crimes, clergy, religions or cults ...
Time: 70s
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 3.1
 61
Electra (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Born with the beauty of the gods, Electra's lust for sexual gratification is exceeded only by her lust for vengeance. Enter a world of forbidden family love, betrayal and murder.
Plot: clown, brother sister relationship, drug addiction, dagger, flashback, philosophy, pimp, adultery, beach, electrocution, shoplifting, matricide ...
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 7.3
 12K
Broken (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three suburban English families' lives intertwine with tragic consequences.
Style: psychological, touching, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: friendship, false accusation, dishonesty, solace, life turned upside down, youth, coping, innocence lost, father daughter relationship, diabetes, mental illness, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
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 5.5
 102K
Red Riding Hood (2011)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Valerie is in love with a brooding outsider, Peter, but her parents have arranged for her to marry another man – who is wealthy. Unwilling to lose each other, Valerie and Peter plan to run away together when they learn that Valerie's older ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, surprise ending, fairy tale, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, danger, dangerous attraction, fall in love, deadly creature, in the woods, legends and myths, village, hunt down, deadly, love and romance ...
Time: middle ages
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 5.5
 606
Shamo (2007)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based on the Japanese Manga about Ryo Narushima, a talented, college-bound student who murders both of his parents in cold blood. He is sent to a reformatory where he trains in karate under Kenji Kurokawa, a man imprisoned after trying to ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, sexual abuse, prostitute, murder, college, rivalry, martial arts, track down, heroes, gang, life is a bitch, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong
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Honor Thy Father and Mother: The True Story of the Menendez Murders (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: TV movie based on the novel "Blood Brothers," about the murder of Jose Menéndez and his wife Kitty by their sons, Erik and Lyle.
Plot: matricide, patricide, death of father, brother brother relationship, death, murder, father son relationship, death of mother, courtroom, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship
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The House of Exorcism (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany, Spain, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A total re-edit of Mario Bava's gothic classic Lisa and the Devil (1973) for US release in 1975. Cheesy exorcism scenes were shot to try to capitalize on the success of The Exorcist (1973).
Plot: exorcism, exorcist, demonic possession, blood, flashback, stabbed through the chest, female protagonist, paranormal phenomena, matricide, blind woman, snake, crucifix ...
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Hercules the Avenger (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Reg Park returns to his antics of old as the man of iron in HERCULES THE AVENGER. The Son of Jove undertakes another journey into the nether realms battling zombies and monsters in order to rescue his son, allowing goddess Gia an opportunity to ...
Plot: sword and sandal, bondage, greek mythology, peplum, volcanic eruption, volcano, hercules, matricide, beefcake, stabbing, blood, violence ...
Place: greece, ancient greece, sicily
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Night Hair Child (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Oliver! star Mark Lester undertook a change of pace - and then some - with this uncomfortable, Bad Seed-like shocker. He plays Marcus, the preteen son of a recently-remarried, well-to-do writer, whose first wife (Marcus's mother) died a ...
Plot: bathtub, boy, incest, psychological thriller, widower, wrapped in a towel, nipples visible through clothing, school principal, manipulation, sex with a minor, age difference, peep hole ...
Place: spain
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 6.3
 359
Julie Darling (1983)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Horror
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.
Plot: murder, female nudity, obsession, rape, mother daughter relationship, little girl, mental illness, fratricide, matricide, terror, evil child, lifting up dress ...
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 4.7
 97
Maniacal (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Maniacal presents the story of Gilbert Gill, a confused young man who is alienated from his family and society. Like the Columbine killers and other sociopaths, Gilbert goes on a bloody killing spree, targeting local youths. He is finally hunted ...
Style: suspense
Plot: brother sister relationship, gore, shock, abusive father, psychopath, fully clothed sex, loud sex, maniac, killer, woman with glasses, hit with a hammer, escaped mental patient ...
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 4.6
 382
Sledgehammer (1983)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young boy murders his mother and her lover with a hammer. Ten years later, a wave of teenage murders plagues the same area.
Plot: slasher, serial killer, blood, hanged boy, murder of a nude woman, matricide, characters killed one by one, nude woman murdered, sledgehammer, killer child, murder, bare breasts ...
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1941 Hong Kong on Fire (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A family suffers at the hands of the Japanese during the occupation of Hong Kong.
Plot: occupation, uxoricide, movie studio, masochism, invasion, hostage, prostitute, murder, brutality, rape, sex, massacre ...
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The Youth Killer (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Though his parents help him run the family business, Jun still feels persecuted by their love; when they bar him from meeting with his girlfriend, tensions increase.
Plot: running from police, rape, death, rain, escape, fire, female nudity, fistfight, mirror, film within a film, mini dress, parent child relationship ...
Place: japan
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Judgment Day: The John List Story (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The pious John List regularly goes to church and is respected by his neighbours. But one day the police finds his wife Helen and their three children slayed in their house - obviously by John, who left two letters for the police and his priest and ...
Plot: matricide, religion, child murder investigation, dead children, mass murder, accountant, fired from the job, husband wife relationship, filicide, debt, murder investigation, murder ...
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 3.7
 187
Tied in Blood (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: George, convinced a ghost killed his family, hires Robert, a talented Medium frustrated by his job. As the dead return to tell of ghostly seduction, demonic rage, and brutal murder, Robert discovers a horror more real than any ghost story.
Plot: dysfunctional family, woman initiating sex, incestuous overtones, farm, seduction, female nudity, murder, ghost, gore, demon, incest, seance ...
Place: yorkshire
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 5.5
 229
Deadline (1984)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A horror film about a screenwriter who loses the ability to distinguish between his fantasy world and the real world, with disastrous consequences. As he ruminates on his place in any world and loses his grip, he also loses his wife and his ...
Plot: child, drug abuse, handgun, death of sister, cannibalism, dysfunctional family, drug addiction, severed head, decapitation, goat, dead child, pregnant woman murdered ...
Time: year 1980
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 4.9
 232
Seeds (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An angry, alcoholic matriarch tyrannizes her spoiled, grown-up children during an unwanted family get-together, where someone begins killing them one by one.
Plot: murder, exploitation, orgy, mother daughter relationship, doctor, dead woman on floor, naked dead woman, abortion, woman strangled to death, poisoning, male full rear nudity, dead woman in bath tub ...
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GWAR: Phallus in Wonderland (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Revolting heavy metal band and The Scumdogs of the Universe, Gwar are about to be wiped off the face of the earth by Edna Granbo, an old hag who cannot stand Gwar and wants them eliminated. She has assembled the Morality Squad to accomplish her ...
Style: topical humor
Plot: political commentary, corporal punishment, monster, vomiting, fish, dismemberment, heavy metal, skateboard, priest, courtroom, gore, judge ...
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Massacre Up North (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Years after an accident that left him looking grotesque, a man kills those who mock his appearance.
Plot: serial killer, patricide, matricide, disfigurement, burn victim, slasher, shot with an arrow, sex in car, severed arm, nail gun, female nudity, burned alive ...
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 5.7
 379
Top Sensation (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Attempting to cure her mentally handicapped son's virginity, his mother and several friends embark on a cruise which strands them on nearly deserted island where lust and murder are on the menu!
Plot: cuckolded husband, animal abuse, sex scene, lesbian sex, sex, prostitute, seduction, goat, modeling, overbearing mother, dynamite, lesbian threesome ...
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I, Pierre Rivière, having slaughtered my mother, my sister and my brother… (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Based on documents compiled by leading French philosopher Michel Foucault, this unique and original film charts the gruesome events which took place in a Normandy village in 1835, when a young man, Pierre Rivière, murdered his mother, sister and ...
Style: based on memoir, based on true events
Plot: philosophy, murder investigation, matricide, fratricide, peasant
Time: 1830s
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