Psycho movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant psycho movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, suspense, serious, psychological, scary and realistic films and TV shows about / with psycho, murder, psychopath, death, serial killer, blood, violence, danger, slasher and gore plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as psycho: Split (2016), Joker (2019), The Call (2013), The End of the F***ing World (2017), Final Girl (2015), The Intruder (2019), Se7en (1995), Halloween Kills (2021), Get Out (2017), Road Kill (2010).

List of psycho movies

 7.3
 421K
Split (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Though Kevin has evidenced 23 personalities to his trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Fletcher, there remains one still submerged who is set to materialize and dominate all the others. Compelled to abduct three teenage girls led by the willful, observant ...
Style: twist ending, psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: kidnapping, mental illness, psycho, dissociative identity disorder, serial killer, insanity, schizophrenia, held captive, split personality, paranoia, violence, mercilessness ...
Time: 2010s
Place: philadelphia, pennsylvania
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 8.5
 923K
Joker (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
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: thought provoking, bleak, suspense, atmospheric, cynical ...
Plot: mental illness, insanity, psycho, psychological trauma, social decay, villain, social problems, mental patient, evil clown, bad attitude, character change, social problem ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, 20th century, year 1981
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 6.7
 112K
The Call (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jordan Turner is an experienced 911 operator but when she makes an error in judgment and a call ends badly, Jordan is rattled and unsure if she can continue. But when teenager Casey Welson is abducted in the back of a man's car and calls 911, ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, surprise ending, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, serial killer, child abduction, 911, psycho, danger, investigation, youth, murder, graphic violence, lifesaver ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The End of the F***ing World (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: James is 17 and is pretty sure he is a psychopath. Alyssa, also 17, is the cool and moody new girl at school. The pair make a connection and she persuades him to embark on a darkly comedic road trip in search of her real father.
Style: ironic, tragicomedy, dark humor, road movie, slang
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: road trip, teenager, underage, psycho, murder, teenage love, british humour, search for father, police investigation, psychopath, sexual abuse, looking for sex ...
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 4.7
 15K
Final Girl (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Veronica, the new girl in town, is lured into the woods by a group of senior boys looking to make her a victim. But the boys don't know that Veronica's been trained to handle herself in surprisingly lethal ways.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, ambiguous ending, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psycho, in the woods, survival, danger, young heroes, graphic violence, murder, on the run, teenage life, youth, rivalry, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.6
 13K
The Intruder (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A psychological thriller about a young married couple who buys a beautiful Napa Valley house on several acres of land only to find that the man they bought it from refuses to let go of the property.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, neurotic, captivating
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: home invasion, woman in danger, psycho, maniac, voyeur, young couple, thanksgiving, intruder, murder, deer, intervention, sexual assault ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, california
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 8.6
 1.4M
Se7en (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Two homicide detectives are on a desperate hunt for a serial killer whose crimes are based on the "seven deadly sins" in this dark and haunting film that takes viewers from the tortured remains of one victim to the next. The seasoned Det. ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, mind game, investigation, crime, neo noir, master criminal, psychopath, police detective, police investigation, twists & turns, police, killings ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, united states, new york
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Halloween Kills (2021)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Story: The saga of Michael Myers and Laurie Strode continues in the next thrilling chapter of the Halloween series.
Style: atmospheric, psycho film, scary, suspense, rough ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, masked killer, psycho, halloween, violence, maniac, massacre, killing spree, psychopath, stabbing, crimes ...
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 7.7
 489K
Get Out (2017)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Chris and his girlfriend Rose go upstate to visit her parents for the weekend. At first, Chris reads the family's overly accommodating behavior as nervous attempts to deal with their daughter's interracial relationship, but as the weekend ...
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, psychological, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: racism, interracial romance, hypnosis, cult, african american, human monster, survival, friendship, psycho, missing person, brainwashing, missing ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
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 3.7
 4K
Road Kill (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A supernatural thriller about a group of teenagers menaced by a driver-less train in the Australian outback.
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, psycho, truck, survival, deadly creature, chases and races, danger, out of the way, gory, wilderness, curses spells and rituals, insanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: australia
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 5.3
 5K
Madman (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At a summer camp for youths, cocky pre-teen calls out the name of mass serial killer "Madman Marz". Suddenly, counselors are being maimed and slaughtered in various ways by the backwoodsman who has returned when his name was called.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, summer camp, murder, stalking, slasher, camp counselor, psychopath, danger, teenage life, wilderness, psycho, slasher killer ...
Time: 80s, year 1980, year 1981
Place: new york
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 4.6
 46K
Psycho (1998)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Criminal on the run, Marion Crane takes refuge at the motel operated by Norman Bates - a troubled man whose victims encounter a grisly fate at the hands of his "mother." Marion soon becomes the next victim and her disappearance prompts ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, motel, split personality, psycho, stolen money, crimes, eccentric family, parents and children, isolation, secret, embezzlement ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, arizona
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 5.5
 14K
Hell Fest (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On Halloween night at a horror theme park, a costumed killer begins slaying innocent patrons who believe that it's all part of the festivities.
Style: suspense, rough, scary, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: amusement park, masked killer, maniac, serial killer, psychopath, halloween, group of friends, psycho, violence, mystery killer, slasher, hell on earth ...
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Visiting Hours (1982)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A slasher finds the hospital where a TV newswoman is recovering from his attack.
Style: serious, disturbing, rough, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: stalking, hospital, slasher, serial killer, psychopath, danger, murder, woman in danger, journalism, crimes, investigation, psycho ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
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 5.3
 4K
Homecoming (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A jealous woman (Mischa Barton) plots revenge after her former beau (Matt Long) returns to their hometown with a pretty new girlfriend (Jessica Stroup).
Style: suspenseful, rough, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, female psychopath, love, small town, jealousy, secret, torture, suspicion, desire, college, murder, mentally unstable ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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Veronika Decides to Die (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After a frantic suicide attempt, Veronika awakens inside a mysterious mental asylum. Under the supervision of an unorthodox psychiatrist who specializes in controversial treatment, Veronika learns that she has only weeks to live.
Style: psychological, touching, emotional, controversial, sincere ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: mental institution, terminal illness, suicidal, psychiatrist, starting over, suicide, hopes, coma, doctors and patients, mental patient, suicide attempt, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, ireland
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 5.4
 519
My Pure Joy (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On the outside Adam appears to be a normal teenager, but underneath...his mind has been so rotted by trauma from his past and the gory films he watches, that he has blurred the lines between reality and pretend! This prompts Adam to start killing ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: slasher, serial killer, obsession, terrorism, teenage life, deadly, crimes, mentally unstable, gory, youth, psycho, murder
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Flowers of Evil (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Takao worships the class beauty, Nanako, from afar. When he is alone in the classroom one day after school, he notices her bag of gym clothes on the floor. He can't resist picking it up. He plans to return it, but the next day, all the girls ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, psychological thriller, psychological ...
Plot: psychopath, school, rotoscoping, youth, love and romance, romance, teenage love, psycho, evil, psychology, student, dysfunctional relationship ...
Place: japan
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Welcome the Stranger (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Alice arrives unannounced at her estranged brother Ethan's house in an attempt to reconcile, but bizarre visions, the return of his strange girlfriend and Alice's paranoia and suspicion force the siblings to cling onto reality amidst ...
Style: psychological, captivating, suspenseful, suspense, art house ...
Plot: incest overtones, brother sister relationship, paranoia, suspicion, sibling, isolated house, psycho, paranormal, mystery, incest, drawing, masturbation ...
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 6.4
 58K
The Collector (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.
Style: scary, brutal, macabre, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, psychopath, trap, home invasion, serial killer, torture, violence, gory, extreme violence, homicidal maniac, masked man, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
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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, bleak, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: masked killer, kill, massacre, election, psycho, murder, slasher, blood, chase, killer clown, president, stalking ...
Place: chicago illinois
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 4.8
 282
October Moon (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A straight man's life becomes disastrous - and obsessively dangerous - when his family, fiancee and friends all begin to reject him after he realizes he has fallen in love with another man.
Style: art house, suspense, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: obsession, psycho, jealousy, coming out, male bonding, friendship between men, gay couple, survival, male friendship, romantic obsession, rage, fired from the job ...
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 7.2
 83
Km. 72 (2015)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The millionaire Diego Verastegui has been murdered at his house, and somebody has taken a valuable briefcase from the safe-deposit box. Dimas -Verastegui's bodyguard- comes back to the house and finds three suspects: Carlos, the ...
Style: twists and turns, contemplative, suspense, exciting
Plot: puzzle, psycho, multiple perspectives, murder, violence, truth, neo noir, crimes, neo-noir, flashback, unreliable flashback, anti heroes ...
Place: venezuela
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Woo dung saai yan si gin (2002)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Pop star Anna has been kidnapped. Kidnapper Jash uploads the video clip of Anna being tortured onto the internet, which instantly becomes the talk of Hong Kong. A week later, Jash contacts the police, asking not for a ransom but for retired police ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, serious
Plot: crime investigation, serial killer, psycho, unknown killer, love interest, mysterious man, teenage boy, cruelty, murder witness, murder, interrogation, death ...
Place: hong kong
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Sanctuary; Quite a Conundrum (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: It should have been just a normal day of sex, fun, alcohol, hormones and debauchery for Tabitha and Mimi, two over-privileged twenty-somethings. But that so-called normalcy gets tossed out the window when a devastating event occurs at a pool party.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, sexy, enigmatic ...
Plot: pirate, friends, thirtysomething life, religions or cults, couples, alcohol abuse, sexual relations, best friends, youth, psycho, lesbian, party ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, holland
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 6.4
 36K
The Good Son (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A young boy stays with his aunt and uncle, and befriends his cousin who's the same age. But his cousin begins showing increasing signs of psychotic behavior.
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: children, murder, problem child, sociopath, danger, manipulation, crimes, parents and children, deception, sadism, disbelieving adult, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: maine, japan, usa, asia, new england
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Morituris: Legions of the Dead (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Rome, in 73 B.C. Spartacus led the rebellion of 200 gladiators wich saw them opposed to the inhumanity which Rome had forced them into. During the riot they resisted for a long time against the roman soldiers. Few against a whole army. Some of them ...
Style: complex, scary, brutal, bleak, dark ...
Plot: darkness, sadist, evil man, revenge, brutality, blood, torture, slasher, death, held captive, gladiator, cruelty ...
Place: italy
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Friday the 13th Part 2 (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Five years after the horrible bloodbath at Camp Crystal Lake, it seems Jason Voorhees and his demented mother are in the past. Paul opens up a new camp close to the infamous site, ignoring warnings to stay away, and a sexually-charged group of ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: summer camp, slasher, serial killer, murder, psychopath, serial murder, stalking, crimes, mystery, psycho murderer, crazy, gore ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980, year 1984
Place: new jersey
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 347
Prague (2013)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: India, Switzerland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A city with a history of heritage, myth and superstition. A passionate architect with strong but delusional ideas about love and life. A Czech gypsy girl searching for her identity and true love. Add to the drama of a mean friend you can’t do ...
Style: macabre, gothic, exciting, scary, romanticism ...
Plot: holocaust, suicide, murder mystery, world war two, death, gay, psycho, puzzle, dancer, mass grave, illusion, friendship between men ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: prague, czechoslovakia, europe
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 5.4
 7K
Kill Theory (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Whilst celebrating a graduation at a secluded vacation home, a group of college students find themselves targeted by a sadistic killer who forces them to play a deadly game of killing one another in order to survive.
Style: rough, scary, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, friendship, slasher, survival, moral dilemma, isolation, gory, friends, confined, deadly, mind game, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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