Psycho film movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant psycho film movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psycho film, suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense and realistic films and TV shows about / with murder, psychopath, serial killer, serial murder, psycho killer, homicidal maniac, slasher, blood, psychopathic killer and violence plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres shot in USA, Italy, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as psycho film: Gothika (2003), Identity (2003), Misery (1990), Mindhunter (2017), Final Exam (1981), Serial Mom (1994), Halloween (1978), No Good Deed (2014), My Soul to Take (2010), Blow Out (1981).

List of psycho film movies

 5.8
 104K
Gothika (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Canada, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a car crash, a criminal psychologist (Halle Berry) comes to, only to find that she's a patient in the same mental institution that currently employs her. It seems she's been accused of murdering her husband -- but she has no memory ...
Style: scary, psychological, psycho film, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, investigation, serial killer, mental illness, protagonist as suspect, supernatural, mind game, mystery, crazy, supernatural ability, psychiatrist, mental institution ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new hampshire, connecticut
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 7.3
 222K
Identity (2003)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Complete strangers stranded at a remote desert motel during a raging storm soon find themselves the target of a deranged murderer. As their numbers thin out, the travelers begin to turn on each other, as each tries to figure out who the killer is.
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, psycho film, surprise ending, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder mystery, dissociative identity disorder, motel, investigation, psychology, isolation, stranded, coincidence, death, psychiatrist, split personality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: nevada, usa, florida
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 7.8
 178K
Misery (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Novelist Paul Sheldon crashes his car on a snowy Colorado road. He is found by Annie Wilkes, the "number one fan" of Paul's heroine Misery Chastaine. Annie is also somewhat unstable, and Paul finds himself crippled, drugged and at her ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, psycho film, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: obsession, insanity, loneliness, mentally unstable, isolation, captivity, psychopath, female psychopath, kidnapping, manic, obsessed fan, rage ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: colorado, usa
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 8.6
 194K
Mindhunter (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An agent in the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit develops profiling techniques as he pursues notorious serial killers and rapists.
Style: psycho film, idiotic, bleak
Plot: serial killer, psychology, psychopath, police investigation, criminal psychologist, fbi, fbi agent, killings, murderer, prison, rapist, serial murder ...
Time: 70s
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 4.7
 3K
Final Exam (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a small college in North Carolina, only a select few students are left to take mid terms. But, when a killer strikes, it could be everyone's final exam.
Style: psycho film, serious, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, high school, murder, psychopath, chase, school, prank, college, friendship, teenage life, teachers and students ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
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 6.8
 26K
Serial Mom (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A picture perfect middle class family is shocked when they find out that one of their neighbors is receiving obscene phone calls. The mom takes slights against her family very personally, and it turns out she is indeed the one harassing the ...
Style: dark humor, psycho film, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: housewife, serial killer, murder, family relations, female killer, crime, crimes, parody, suburban life, family life, deadly, mental illness ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, baltimore
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 7.8
 221K
Halloween (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In John Carpenter's horror classic, a psychotic murderer, institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, psycho film, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, halloween, psychopath, masked killer, evil, violence, violent, psychiatrist, small town, teenage life, murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1963, 1960s, 60s ...
Place: midwest, california
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 5.6
 18K
No Good Deed (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Terri is a devoted wife and mother of two, living an ideal suburban life in Atlanta when Colin, a charming but dangerous escaped convict, shows up at her door claiming car trouble. Terri offers her phone to help him but soon learns that no good deed ...
Style: sadistic, psycho film, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: home invasion, killer, hostage, blood, family in danger, sociopath, deadly, serial killer, confined, danger, crime, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta georgia, tennessee
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My Soul to Take (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A serial killer returns to his hometown to stalk seven children who share the same birthday as the date he was allegedly put to rest.
Style: psycho film, serious, scary, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, serial killer, deadly, psychopath, supernatural, murder, urban legend, haunted by the past, danger, nightmare comes true, small town, gory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 1990s, 2010s
Place: massachusetts, usa
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 7.4
 42K
Blow Out (1981)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jack Terry is a master sound recordist who works on grade-B horror movies. Late one evening, he is recording sounds for use in his movies when he hears something unexpected through his sound equipment and records it. Curiosity gets the better of him ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, psycho film, serious, captivating ...
Plot: conspiracy, political conspiracy, assassination, neo noir, politics, crimes, state affairs, witnessing a crime, amateur detective, hitman, dishonesty, nobody believes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania, california
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 6.4
 3K
Blood Brides (1970)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A madman haunted by the ghost of his ex-wife carves a corpse-laden trail.
Style: psychological, surreal, suspenseful, scary, psycho film ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, psychopath, woman in danger, gory, deadly, crimes, fashion, family life, serial murder, criminal ...
Time: 60s, 70s
Place: europe, paris france, france
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Election Night (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Events taking place, before and after, the 2016 Election Night, takes a turn for the worst as a group of serial killers are on the loose, tormenting and torturing the residents of the Chicago area.
Style: psycho film, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, tense ...
Plot: psycho, blood, massacre, slasher, kill, election, murder, chase, president, masked killer, killer clown, stalking ...
Place: chicago illinois
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Too Scared to Scream (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A killer of young women is loose in an exclusive apartment complex and a detective is out to stop him. The chief suspect is a Shakespeare-spouting doorman who lives with his invalid mother. Meanwhile, an undercover cop moves into the apartment ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, brutal, psycho film, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, danger, murder, manipulation, psychopath, slasher, deadly, crimes, manipulations, mystery, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, manhattan, new york city
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The Night Caller (1975)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A serial-killer frightens Paris by phoning young ladies at night, telling them insults about their lives. Minos, as he calls himself, wants to prevent the world from free women and he targets at first these ones. Commissaire Letellier is given the ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, psycho film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, woman in danger, law enforcement, crimes, crime, pursuit, skyscraper, criminal, evil man, mysterious villain ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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 3.8
 992
The Forest (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A cannibal hermit living in the woods preys on campers and hikers for his food supply.
Style: sadistic, psycho film, suspense, rough, psychotronic ...
Plot: murder, cannibalism, forest, slasher, psychopath, terror, violence, sadism, stalking, adultery, camping, ghost ...
Place: california
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The Last Showing (2014)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A couple trapped in a cinema are manipulated into becoming unwilling actors in a film being captured by CCTV cameras.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, psycho film ...
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, danger, captivity, deadly, mind game, obsession, murder, violence, evil man, serial murder, insanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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 4.6
 6K
Dark Ride (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Ten years after he brutally murdered two girls, a killer escapes from a mental institution and returns to his turf, the theme park attraction called Dark Ride. About to crash his path are a group of college kids on a road trip who stumble across the ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, murder, serial killer, amusement park, mental institution, crimes, deadly, youth, gory, maniac, violence ...
Time: contemporary
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The Final Terror (1983)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A group of friends and their girlfriends head out for what is expected to be a vacation of hiking, camping and a good time, but when a backwoods mama finds them on her turf, it becomes anything but a vacation.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, fugitives, psychopath, stalking, wilderness, in the woods, serial killer, youth, deadly, slasher, gory, camp ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: california, southern california
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Beyond the Darkness (1979)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young rich orphan loses his fiancée to voodoo doll mischief on the part of his housekeeper who is jealous of his attentions. He digs his girlfriend up, cleans her out, stuffs her, and puts her in bed at the mansion. Following this, he tries out ...
Style: disturbing, psycho film, rough, serious, psychological ...
Plot: murder, obsession, serial killer, psychopath, slasher, necrophilia, death, violence, torture, anthropophagus, creep, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: southern italy, europe
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 6.1
 34K
Maniac (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As he helps a young artist with her upcoming exhibition, the owner of a mannequin shop's deadly, suppressed desires come to the surface.
Style: sadistic, rough, scary, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, serial killer, insanity, slasher, loneliness, violence spree, extreme violence, disturbed childhood, murder, mental illness, mannequin, exhibition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2010s, 70s
Place: usa, los angeles
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 6.5
 72K
Halloween II (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After failing to kill stubborn survivor Laurie and taking a bullet or six from former psychiatrist Dr. Sam Loomis, Michael Myers has followed Laurie to the Haddonfield Memorial Hospital, where she's been admitted for Myers' attempt on her ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, psycho film, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, slasher, serial killer, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, obsession, small town, psychopath, stalking, sheriff, mask ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s, year 1978
Place: illinois, usa, midwest
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Black Christmas (1974)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sorority house is terrorized by a stranger who makes frightening phone calls and then murders the sorority sisters during Christmas break.
Style: christmas horror, scary, suspenseful, psycho film, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, christmas, inhaler, serial killer, murder, incest, psychopath, suicide attempt, abortion, pianist, telephone call, serial murder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
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 5.2
 884
Serialized (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After getting dropped by her publisher, celebrated novelist Hannah Ryan uses the negative forces in her life to inspire the creation of a pulp crime serial that posts new chapters to subscriber's devices every week. The initial release is a ...
Style: tense, disturbing, psychological, psycho film, suspenseful ...
Plot: fame, violence, serial killer, writing, insanity, psychopath, search, fan, homicidal maniac, obsessed fan, psycho terror, manic ...
Place: usa
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 3.8
 694
Candy Corn (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On Halloween eve in 1980, local outcast, Julien Cummings, is carelessly murdered. A vagabond witch doctor, Dr. Death, takes matters into his own hands and brings Julien back from the dead to creatively seek brutal revenge on his killers.
Style: suspense, psycho film, disturbing, suspenseful, intense ...
Plot: halloween, carnival, boy, doctor, youth, punishment, brutality, death, violence, small town, doctor patient relationship, murder ...
Time: 20th century
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The Gore Gore Girls (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A ditsy reporter enlists the help of a sleazy private eye to solve a series of gory killings of female strippers at a Chicago nightclub.
Style: psycho film, tense, suspenseful, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, private detective, psychopath, slasher, stripper, sadism, violence, reporter, torture, serial killer, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s
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The Bodies Presented Traces of Carnal Violence (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 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: twists and turns, scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: masked killer, serial killer, psychopath, murder, perversion, stalking, college, countryside, investigation, mystery killer, woman in danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972
Place: italy, southern italy, rome italy
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Anthropophagus (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of tourists become stranded on an uninhabited island where they are stalked by an insane, violent, and grotesque killer that slaughtered the town's former residents.
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, rough, psycho film ...
Plot: cannibal, slasher, island, serial killer, stranded, psychopath, gory, confined, survival, danger, isolation, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: athens greece, greece, europe
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The Lady in Red Kills Seven Times (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, Monaco
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film starts out incredibly in a beautiful Gothic castle in Germany. As little girls, Kitty Wildenbrück and her sister Evelyn have been fighting when their grandfather tells them the story behind an incredibly uncanny painting: Legend has it ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, rough, exciting, psycho film ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, whodunit, death, stabbed to death, female psychopath, anger, blood, sadism, violence, rage, mercilessness ...
Place: west germany, italy, europe
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The Night Evelyn Came Out of the Grave (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A wealthy English lord is suffering a mental breakdown following the death of his red-headed wife, Evelyn, whom he feared was cheating on him. He tours local bars and dives, scouring for lovely red-heads willing to come back to his decaying castle ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, gothic, psycho film ...
Plot: sadist, pervert, murder, psychopath, bondage, supernatural, ghost, crimes, deadly, gory, maniac, redheaded woman ...
Time: 70s
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What Have They Done to Your Daughters? (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Police investigate apparent suicide of teen girl and uncover details of a teenage prostitution racket. They go on the hunt for a motorcycle riding killer.
Style: suspense, sadistic, suspenseful, rough, psycho film ...
Plot: mystery killer, slasher killer, maniac, psychopath, police, murder victim, motorcycle, death, criminal, violence, stabbed to death, blood ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
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