Lynch mob movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lynch mob movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, suspense and cult film films and TV shows about / with lynch mob, murder, sheriff, crimes, vengeance, rivalry, gunfight, culture clash, rifle and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Western and Thriller genres shot in USA, Spain, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as lynch mob: Dark Night of the Scarecrow (1981), Monster Dog (1984), A Time For Dying (1969), The Day of the Locust (1975), The Chase (1966), The Adventures of Huck Finn (1993), The Man from Galveston (1963), American Hangman (2019), Lust in the Dust (1984), 42 (2013).

List of lynch mob movies

Dark Night of the Scarecrow (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bubba, an intellectually disabled man, is falsely accused of attacking a young girl. Disguised as a scarecrow, he hides in a cornfield, only to be hunted down and shot by four vigilante men. After they are acquitted due to lack of evidence, the men ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, serious, cult film ...
Plot: scarecrow, mentally challenged, murder, injustice, false accusation, small town, lynch mob, vengeance, legal action, mystery, righting the wronged, farmer ...
Time: 80s
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 4.4
 1K
Monster Dog (1984)
Genre: Horror, Music
Country: Spain, USA, Puerto Rico
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A (dubbed) Alice Cooper stars as Victor Raven, a famous rock star, who returns to his childhood home to shoot a music video. Believing his presence is responsible for the return of a monstrous hound that killed folks when he was kid, the locals ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, psychotronic
Plot: murder, dog, investigation, deadly creature, human becoming an animal, mutant, dangerous animal, deadly, music band, rock, family curse, human becomes animal ...
Time: 80s
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Joseph Smith: The Prophet of the Restoration (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A film that focuses on some of the events during the life of Joseph Smith, Jr., founder of the Latter Day Saint movement, which was both filmed and distributed by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Plot: latter day saints, mormon, lynch mob, religious persecution, prophet, murder, mormonism, a vision, mob, riverboat, mob violence, revelation ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1840s, 1820s
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A Time For Dying (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Cass Bunning, a farm boy with a talent for shooting, meets up with Nellie, a naive woman from the East, who has been lured West by the promise of a waitressing job which turns out to be in a brothel.
Plot: lynch mob, drunk, bank robbery, stagecoach, rifle, judge, street shootout, horse thief, cactus, revolver, bandit, mule ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
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The Day of the Locust (1975)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: An art director in the 1930s falls in love and attempts to make a young woman an actress despite Hollywood who wants nothing to do with her because of her problems with an estranged man and her alcoholic father.
Style: surreal, cynical, stylized, biting, suspense ...
Plot: hollywood, satire, brat, spoiled brat, film within a film, accountant, vandalism, lynch mob, movie business, couples, love and romance, actor's life ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills
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 7.2
 11K
The Chase (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Most everyone in town thinks that Sheriff Calder is merely a puppet of rich oil-man Val Rogers. When it is learned that local baddie Bubber Reeves has escaped prison, Rogers' son is concerned because he is having an affair with Reeves' ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, thought provoking ...
Plot: prison, small town, infidelity, racism, escape, on the run, manhunt, sheriff, drunkenness, house party, alcohol abuse, hate ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: texas, usa, southern usa, united states, california ...
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The Adventures of Huck Finn (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Climb aboard for an extraordinary version of Mark Twain's sweeping adventure when Walt Disney presents The Adventures of Huck Finn, starring Elijah Wood (The Lord of the Rings). Directed by Stephen Sommers (The Mummy, The Mummy Returns), ...
Style: humorous, touching, realistic, semi serious, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, interracial relations, americana, faked death, orphan, coming of age, on the run, reflection in water, bloodhound, lynch mob, nosebleed, wanted man ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s
Place: mississippi, usa, southern usa, mississippi river
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The Man from Galveston (1963)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Circuit-riding Texas lawyer Timothy Higgins defends a former girlfriend against a murder charge stemming from an extortionist's threat to reveal her shady past. Through adroit courtroom work, Higgins is able to acquit her and reveal who ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, courtroom drama, false accusation, courtroom, legal, legal action, lynch mob, lawyer, deadly, heroes, palaces castles and temples, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century, 1800s
Place: texas
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Errementari: The Blacksmith and the Devil (2017)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Based on a Basque folk tale, ”Patxi herrementaria,” collected by priest, archaeologist and anthropologist José Migel de Barandiarán in 1903, the story is set in the Basque region in 1845, in a universe inhabited by mythological diabolic ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, folk tale, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: folklore, demon, supernatural, blacksmith, satan, devil, period piece, supernatural power, lynch mob, demon hunter, mysticism, legends and myths ...
Time: 19th century
Place: basque country, spain
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American Hangman (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An unidentified man posts a live feed on social media showing that he has kidnapped two strangers and intends to kill one before the day is out. His intention is to hold a capital 'trial' online. As the authorities recognize what's ...
Style: macabre, bleak, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: kidnapping, justice, social media, kidnapped, judge, murder, lynching, court, vigilantism, kidnapped man, police investigation, legal action ...
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Rupinder Gandhi the Gangster..? (2015)
Genre: Action
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: With the local police force unwilling to deal with crime, a college student and his gang take it upon themselves to mete out justice in their own way.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: gangsters, gang, organized crime, lynching, criminal, lynch mob, gang member, showdown, outlaw gang, fighting crime, criminal justice, gang of outlaws ...
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Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh (1995)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Candyman moves on to New Orleans and starts his horrific murders once more. This time, his intended victim is a school teacher. Her father was killed by the Candyman, and brother wrongly accused of the murders.
Style: slasher, scary, atmospheric, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: urban legend, supernatural, murder, woman in danger, ghost, serial killer, hook, curse, gory, vengeance, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new orleans, usa, southern usa
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Lust in the Dust (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of unscrupulous characters seek buried treasure in the old west.
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious, psychotronic, parody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, buried treasure, saloon girl, saloon, gay interest, treasure map, dying during sex, criminal heroes, gang, prostitute, adventure, buddies ...
Time: 80s
Place: chile, latin america, ireland, new mexico
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 7.5
 91K
42 (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The powerful story of Jackie Robinson, the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier when he joined the roster of the Brooklyn Dodgers. The film follows the innovative Dodgers’ general manager Branch Rickey, the ...
Style: sentimental, serious, emotional, factual, touching ...
Plot: racism, baseball, rivalry, against the odds, racial segregation, athlete and trainer, athlete's life, americana, human spirit, rise to the top, hopes, african american ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1945, year 1947 ...
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois, missouri, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
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The Drifting Avenger (1968)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Japan, Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Ken, son of a former samurai settles with his family in the west from Japan. Soon his family is killed in front of him by stagecoach robbers, making him aim to get revenge. Marvin an experienced gunman befriends Ken and becomes his mentor.
Plot: horse riding, corrupt sheriff, dead horse, wound, street shootout, pigeon, gunshot wound, spit in face, doctor, sheriff, drinking alcohol, murder of father ...
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 5.5
 4K
Child of God (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A dispossessed, violent man's life is a disastrous attempt to exist outside the social order. Successively deprived of parents and homes and with few other ties, Ballard descends to the level of a cave dweller as he falls deeper into crime and ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, psychological, rough, atmospheric ...
Plot: downfall, psychopath, necrophilia, serial killer, social decay, dehumanization, crimes, misfit, social misfits, deadly, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: tennessee, usa, southern usa
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Bless Me, Ultima (2012)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a village in New Mexico, the life of young farm boy Antonio is dramatically changed when an old medicine woman joins his household. This affecting coming-of-age tale recounts Antonio's experiences to reveal the spiritual conflict in his ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, disturbing, touching
Plot: friendship, village, healer, war, youth, introspection, human nature, village life, elderly, social relations, good versus evil, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1944
Place: new mexico, usa
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No Graves on Boot Hill (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Three men, Jerry (Hill), Reno (Wood) and Paco (White), meet in the same prison and in their cell they find a Mexican boy condemned to death for murder. One night the three convicts are mysteriously released by a priest and the father of the Mexican ...
Plot: mill, gunshot, murder, killer, mansion, bounty hunter, gun shooting, saved from hanging, nightmare, carrot, noose, sheriff ...
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 6.4
 1K
Mudhoney (1965)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In this Depression-era tale, Calef is traveling from Michigan to California and stops in Spooner, Missouri, where Lute hires him for odd jobs. Calef gets involved with Lute's niece, Hannah. But she is married to Sidney, a wife-beating drunk who ...
Style: cult film
Plot: murder, prohibition era, great depression, skinny dipping, mute, drowning, breasts, female nudity, sexploitation, white trash, wife beater, good versus evil ...
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Meanwhile, Back at the Ranch (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Western-genre narrative, loosely woven from old clips from B-Western features.
Style: parody
Plot: cattle rustling, gunfight, villain, vigilante, heroism, death of father, dog attack, shot in the back, falling from height, ambush, interrupted hanging, indian attack ...
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Es geschah am hellichten Tag (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: child murder investigation, child abuse, obsession, single mother, child murder, lynch mob, false accusation, con artists, homeless man, serial killer, child murderess
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 6.2
 628
Kid (1990)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man (the 'Kid') returns to the small town where his parents were murdered when he was a boy. He's there for revenge. Locals Kate and Louie befriend him, much to the annoyance of some of the town folk.
Plot: small town, bowie knife, lynch mob, bar fight, dead parents, murder, revenge, shotgun, dark secret, lynching, nipples visible through clothing, torture ...
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Emma Smith: My Story (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: By the side of a founder of a new faith was a woman of undeniable courage.
Plot: prophet, faith, mormon, mormonism, latter day saints, religious leader, religion, doubt, death of child, religious persecution, husband wife relationship, female protagonist ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
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Hurry Sundown (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Following the Second World War, a northern cannery combine negotiates for the purchase of a large tract of uncultivated Georgia farmland. The major portion of the land is owned by Julie Ann Warren and has already been optioned by her unscrupulous, ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: farm, family relations, racism, small town, interracial relations, parents and children, obsession, culture clash, small town life, family business, society, master and servant ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: georgia, louisiana, usa, southern usa
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The Work and the Glory II: American Zion (2005)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: "The Work and The Glory: American Zion" sets the story of the fictional Steed family against the historically factual backdrop of the Mormon people's move into the West. Divided by their diverse reactions to a nascent ideology, the ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: mormon, culture clash, society, hopes, religious, redemption, discrimination, religious leader, religious differences, husband wife relationship, family relations, estrangement ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: missouri, new york state, usa, ohio
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Zero and Carry the 4 (2004)
Genre: Crime, Comedy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Four stories... one city. A dark comedy about crime in the big city: EL TORZON - two friends are smoking grass in their car, when they're caught by a corrupt Judicial Police Officer; VIDA EXPRESS - a wealthy businesswoman is kidnapped and her ...
Plot: church, money laundering, money problems, marijuana, cocaine, cancer, theft, mistaken identity, infidelity, shot in the head, child cancer, lynch mob ...
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 6.5
 34K
Young Guns II (1990)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Only three of the original five "young guns" -- Billy the Kid (Emilio Estevez), Jose Chavez y Chavez (Lou Diamond Phillips), and Doc Scurlock (Kiefer Sutherland) -- return in Young Guns, Part 2, which is the story of Billy the Kid and his ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: native american, old west, cowboy, friendship, betrayal, coming of age, on the run, anti heroes, outlaw, bounty hunter, sheriff, prostitute ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s ...
Place: new mexico, arkansas, latin america, usa, mexico ...
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 8.2
 393K
Unforgiven (1992)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: William Munny is a retired, once-ruthless killer turned gentle widower and hog farmer. To help support his two motherless children, he accepts one last bounty-hunter mission to find the men who brutalized a prostitute. Joined by his former partner ...
Style: bleak, tense, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: old west, sheriff, vengeance, revenge, cowboy, redemption, regret, gunfight, one last job, small town, mutilation, reputation ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: wyoming, usa, kansas
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The Great Debaters (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The true story of a brilliant but politically radical debate team coach who uses the power of words to transform a group of underdog African American college students into an historical powerhouse that took on the Harvard elite.
Style: realistic, touching, emotional, inspirational, sentimental ...
Plot: racism, teacher, african american, debate, contests and competitions, college, segregation, poet, student, family relations, letter, sheriff ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: texas, oklahoma, harlem manhattan new york city, harvard university, usa ...
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Frankenstein Created Woman (1967)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A deformed tormented girl drowns herself after her lover is framed for murder and guillotined. Baron Frankenstein, experimenting with the transfer of souls, places the boy's soul into her body, bringing Christina back to life. Driven by ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, serious, gothic ...
Plot: experiment gone awry, murder, mad scientist, revenge, vengeance, reanimation, danger, deadly, escapades, rivalry, supernatural, crimes ...
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