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, realistic and suspense films and TV shows about / with psychopath, murder, serial killer, villain, maniac, serial murder, psycho killer, slasher, homicidal maniac and psychopathic killer plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres shot in USA, Italy, Spain and other countries.
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psycho film movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as psycho film: Gothika (2003), Identity (2003), Final Exam (1981), Mindhunter (2017), Misery (1990), Halloween (1978), Dark Ride (2006), Serial Mom (1994), Blood Brides (1970), Anthropophagus (1980).

List of psycho film movies

 5.8
 101K
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: psychological, scary, gothic, psycho film, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, investigation, supernatural, mental illness, serial killer, protagonist as suspect, mind game, mystery, psychiatrist, crazy, insanity, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: connecticut, new hampshire
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 7.3
 212K
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, scary, psycho film, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder mystery, motel, isolation, investigation, psychology, stranded, coincidence, death, crime, psychiatrist, storm ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: nevada, usa, florida
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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, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, high school, chase, school, prank, college, murder, psychopath, knife murder, high school life, vampire ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980
Place: campus
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 8.6
 148K
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: police investigation, serial killer, psychology, psychopath, criminal psychologist, killings, fbi, fbi agent, rapist, island, trap, exam ...
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 7.8
 167K
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: psychological, suspenseful, scary, tense, psycho film ...
Plot: obsession, loneliness, mentally unstable, isolation, captivity, insanity, kidnapping, rage, escape attempt, psychopath, obsessed fan, manic ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: colorado, usa
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 7.8
 209K
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, suspense, psycho film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, halloween, slasher, psychopath, violence, masked killer, psychiatrist, evil, small town, teenage life, murder, violent ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978, year 1963, 1960s ...
Place: midwest, california
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psycho film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, slasher, serial killer, murder, amusement park, youth, crimes, deadly, mental institution, gory, maniac, violence ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.7
 25K
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, offbeat, realistic ...
Plot: housewife, serial killer, murder, suburban life, female killer, dentist, courtroom, masturbation, court, perfectionist, crime, youth ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, baltimore
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 6.4
 3K
Blood Brides (1970)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A madman haunted by the ghost of his ex-wife carves a corpse-laden trail.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, surreal, scary, psycho film ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, psychopath, woman in danger, crimes, gory, deadly, family life, fashion, homicidal maniac, serial murder ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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Anthropophagus (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
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, suspenseful, scary, rough, psycho film ...
Plot: cannibal, slasher, island, serial killer, stranded, psychopath, survival, confined, gory, isolation, danger, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, greece, athens greece
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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: psycho film, suspenseful, suspense, rough, exciting
Plot: murder, serial killer, whodunit, female psychopath, stabbed to death, death, cruelty, insanity, mercilessness, blood, anger, brutality ...
Place: italy, europe, west germany
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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, psycho film, gothic
Plot: bondage, sadist, psychopath, murder, pervert, supernatural, ghost, deadly, crimes, gory, maniac, redheaded woman ...
Time: 70s
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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, tense, scary, serious, psycho film ...
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, danger, deadly, captivity, mind game, obsession, maniac, insanity, serial murder, violence, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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What Have They Done to Your Daughters? (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Mystery, 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, psycho film, sadistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: mystery killer, slasher killer, police, psychopath, blood, violence, motorcycle, sex, killer, prostitute, suicide, maniac ...
Place: europe, italy
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 6.2
 7K
Pieces (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A frustrated Boston detective searches for the maniac responsible for mutilating a number of university coeds.
Style: disturbing, scary, rough, suspenseful, psycho film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, mystery killer, university, slasher, psychopath, danger, killer, stalking, chainsaw, college, teenage life ...
Time: 80s
Place: boston, usa
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Blade of the Ripper (1971)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Austria
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Newly married to an older man, Julie returns to Vienna, where a razor wielding slasher is killing women. Jean, her cruel and sadistic former lover, immediately contacts her, certain that only he can satisfy her strange vice. But she rejects him. She ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, psycho film, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mystery killer, murder, obsession, love triangle, mysterious character, cult, danger, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, crimes, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1971
Place: europe, austria, sicily italy
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He Knows You're Alone (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A reluctant bride to be is stalked by a serial killer who only kills brides and the people around them. While her friends get whacked one by one, a hard boiled renegade cop whose bride had been killed years before tries to hunt him down before it is ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, rough, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, chase, psychopath, murder, slasher, stalker, crimes, law enforcement, stalking, danger, police detective, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s
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Alice Sweet Alice (1976)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Alice is a withdrawn 12-year-old who lives with her mother and her younger sister, Karen, who gets most of the attention from her mother, leaving Alice out of the spotlight. But when Karen is found brutally murdered in a church, suspicions start to ...
Style: psycho film, disturbing, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, murder, psychopath, psychopathic killer, gory, creep, mystery killer, investigation, mystery, who done it, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1961
Place: new jersey, usa
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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: psycho film, disturbing, serious, rough, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, murder, serial killer, psychopath, slasher, death, violence, torture, necrophilia, creep, sexual dysfunction, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, southern italy
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 5.7
 9K
Borderland (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three college students, Phil, Ed, and Henry take a road trip into Mexico for a week of drinking and carefree fun only to have Phil find himself a captive of a group of satanic Mexican drug smugglers who kill tourists and whom are looking for a group ...
Style: psychological, bleak, suspenseful, rough, psycho film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, murder, bondage, cult, evil, human sacrifice, drinking, insanity, danger, curses spells and rituals, crime, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, usa
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 6.7
 3K
Anguish (1987)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An ophthalmologist's assistant with an unhealthy interest in human eyeballs goes on a killing spree to collect eyeballs for his overbearing mother's collection. Reality soon takes a bizarre turn, both for the characters and the audience.
Style: psycho film, scary, suspenseful, offbeat, disturbing ...
Plot: obsession, murder, slasher, theater, psychopath, serial killer, mad scientist, mental illness, mind game, mentally unstable, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, europe, spain, southern california, america
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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, murder, danger, police detective, psychopath, slasher, deadly, crimes, manipulations, mystery, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, manhattan, new york city
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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: serious, suspenseful, scary, psycho film, surprise ending
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: slasher, serial killer, deadly, supernatural, psychopath, murder, haunted by the past, urban legend, danger, small town, gory, nightmare comes true ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 1990s
Place: massachusetts, usa
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, psycho film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, woman in danger, law enforcement, crime, pursuit, skyscraper, mysterious villain, psycho killer, criminal, evil man ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 3.8
 926
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
Plot: cannibalism, murder, slasher, psychopath, terror, violence, sadism, adultery, forest, stalking, cannibal, children ...
Place: california
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 6.1
 33K
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: rough, scary, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, serial killer, insanity, psychopath, loneliness, disturbed childhood, murder, schizophrenia, mannequin, extreme violence, exhibition, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa
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 7.4
 38K
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, serious, realistic, twists and turns, captivating ...
Plot: assassination, political conspiracy, politics, amateur detective, state affairs, witnessing a crime, hitman, conspiracy, anti heroes, life turned upside down, nobody believes, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, philadelphia, california
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 5.6
 16K
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, rough, suspenseful, serious, psycho film ...
Plot: home invasion, killer, family in danger, hostage, deadly, sociopath, blood, serial killer, confined, danger, crime, maniac ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: georgia, usa, tennessee, atlanta georgia
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 6.5
 68K
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, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: halloween, slasher, serial killer, murder, small town, obsession, stalking, psychopath, sheriff, mask, knife murder, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1978, 80s
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, serial killer, murder, psychopath, abortion, pianist, incest, attic, suicide attempt, prank telephone call, gory ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
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