Attempted strangulation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant attempted strangulation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic, slasher, suspense and cult film films and TV shows about / with attempted strangulation, murder, death, violence, danger, blood, female nudity, deadly, husband wife relationship and crimes plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Horror genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
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attempted strangulation movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as attempted strangulation: Triangle (2009), Fright (1971), The Forest (2018), In the Name of... (2013), L'ennui (1998), A Gap in the Skin (2004), Stones of Death (1988), Fever (1988), Corpse Mania (1981), The Nutcracker (1995).

List of attempted strangulation movies

 6.9
 117K
Triangle (2009)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story revolves around the passengers of a yachting trip in the Atlantic Ocean who, when struck by mysterious weather conditions, jump to another ship only to experience greater havoc on the open seas.
Style: psychological, twist ending, surprise ending, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: time loop, twists and turns, ship, time travel, supernatural, ghost ship, ocean, isolation, insanity, sea, shipwreck, time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, 2000s, 1930s ...
Place: miami, florida, caribbean
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 5.8
 2K
Fright (1971)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Young babysitter Amanda arrives at the Lloyd residence to spend the evening looking after their young son. Soon after the Lloyds leave, a series of frightening occurrences in the gloomy old house have Amanda's nerves on edge. The real terror ...
Style: slasher, macabre, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: psychopath, revenge killing, rape, serial killer, mental disorder, nanny, murder, paranoia, hostage, mentally unstable, delusional man, rape and revenge ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england
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 5.9
 200
The Forest (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Danila is sixteen. Katya is twice his age. He spends hours watching her from an old shed on the forest. He does not even think about trying to be with her until Danila's father shows up on Katya's doorstep in an attempt to run away from ...
Style: melancholic, psychological, captivating, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: older woman teenage boy relationship, mature woman, older woman teenage boy sex, age difference, teenage sexuality, sexuality, sexual abuse, villager, obsession, extramarital affair, dysfunctional marriage, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: russia
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In the Name of... (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The contemporary story of a priest who launches a centre for troubled youth in a small parish. He is a good priest and is well-liked by his congregation, which remains unaware of his complicated past.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, psychological, sincere ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, homosexuality, church, clergy, coming out, youth, priest, teenage life, sex with a priest, catholic church, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland
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 6.0
 2K
L'ennui (1998)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A philosophy teacher restless with the need to do something with his life meets a young woman suspected of driving an artist to his death. He finds the very simple Cecilia irritating but develops a sexual rapport with her. Obsessed with the need to ...
Style: erotic, psychological, sexy, emotional, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: obsession, sex, erotica, older man younger woman sex, sexual obsession, sex scene, midlife crisis, teacher, depression, sexuality, female nudity, love triangle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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A Gap in the Skin (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A young couple go on the run after the murder of his mother.
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense
Plot: murder, teenager, young couple, violence, teenage boy, life is a bitch, juvenile delinquency, relationship problems, murder of mother, runaway, domestic violence, murder of family ...
Place: tokyo
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Stones of Death (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The residents of a housing development find themselves in trouble after they discover that their development was built on top of a sacred aboriginal graveyard.
Style: slasher, scary, splatter, psychotronic
Plot: doctor, curse, security guard, house, supernatural being, urban setting, supernatural, assassination attempt, cemetery, visit, teacher, police ...
Place: sydney australia, australia
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 5.9
 108
Fever (1988)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A policeman discovers a suitcase full of drug money while on duty, meanwhile his wife is having an affair with another man.
Style: neo noir, surprise ending
Plot: adultery, drug deal, getting home, ambulance driver, death of killer, older man younger woman marriage, abandoned by wife, timebomb, hitman, visit, death of protagonist, mine ...
Place: south australia, australia
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 6.3
 399
Corpse Mania (1981)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A necrophiliac killer is murdering the prostitutes at Madame Lan's brothel.
Style: slasher, surprise ending, weird, controversial
Plot: sexploitation, body horror, serial killer, mental disorder, brothel, female nudity, male nudity, misogyny, autopsy, brothel madam, voyeurism, murder mystery ...
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 6.3
 186
The Nutcracker (1995)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: It is Christmas Eve, and the Stahlbaum family is happily unwrapping their Christmas gifts. After all the merriment, seven-year-old Marie receives a very special gift--a mysterious Nutcracker--from her beloved Godfather Drosselmeier. When the house ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: christmas, prince, shallowness, battles, nutcracker, broken promise, advisor, magical creature, guilt, deformity, reflection, affection ...
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Murder Obsession (1981)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Michael is a successful actor, but he has a scandal in his past: at a tender age he knifed his father to death. He and his girlfriend Deborah go to his mother's for the weekend, and are joined by the director and others from a recent film ...
Style: slasher, erotic, gothic, gothic horror
Plot: occult, serial killer, murder, black mass, paranormal, spider, suicide, surrealism, outdoor sex, black magic, incest, housekeeper ...
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 6.9
 568
19 (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A university student is kidnapped by young men in a car. No ransom is asked as the men are just bored roving thugs who have nothing better to do nor do they have any specific mission or purpose. Fascinated by the men's close bonds, the abused ...
Style: road movie
Plot: kidnapping, homoeroticism, road trip, student, minimal dialogue, college student, misfit, beach, bicycle, bathtub, public bath, handcuffs ...
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 7.4
 24K
Badlapur (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 134 min.
Story: After his wife and son are killed, a young man finds out the man behind the murder and fights against him, along committing some big mistakes.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, haunted by the past, rivalry, crimes, life turned upside down, violence spree, revenge, loss of son, widower, private detective, bank robbery, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
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 7.9
 604K
Star Trek (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The fate of the galaxy rests in the hands of bitter rivals. One, James Kirk, is a delinquent, thrill-seeking Iowa farm boy. The other, Spock, a Vulcan, was raised in a logic-based society that rejects all emotion. As fiery instinct clashes with calm ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, epic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: star trek, time travel, space opera, space travel, spacecraft, adventure, teamwork, alien, heroic mission, space wars, space and aliens, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century, 24th century
Place: san francisco, iowa
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The Fifth Cord (1971)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Luigi Bazzoni (Le Orme) directed this outstanding giallo thriller starring Franco Nero as a hard-drinking newspaperman who gets involved in a string of brutal murders.
Style: slasher, erotic, macabre, serious, realistic ...
Plot: reporter, new year, murder, killer, drug addiction, lgbt, psycho, sexual obsession, nudity (full frontal - brief), manipulation, investigation, serial killer ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, australia, rome italy, new york
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The Flesh Eaters (1964)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An alcoholic actress, her personal assistant, and their pilot are downed on a secluded isle by bad weather, where a renegade Nazi scientist is using ocean life to develop a solvent for human flesh. The tiny flesh-eating sea critters that result ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, retro ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, monster, body horror, nazi occultism, desert island, experiment gone awry, survival, flesh eating, alcoholic, scientist, chaos and mayhem, laboratory ...
Time: 60s
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Rulers of the City (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Tony, a mob loan collector, is dissatisfied with his station in life. Though he dreams of one day being rich, he is stuck with the dead-end job of beating up borrowers who fall behind in their payments. After meeting up with Napoli, another mob ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mob boss, mafia, police, gangsters, crimes, gang, dealing with death, rivalry, criminal heroes, dishonesty, vengeance, cons and scams ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, rome italy
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 4.8
 190
Blind Fear (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A blind employee at a New England lodge is in danger when a gang of killers arrives to stay at the lodge.
Style: surprise ending, twist ending
Plot: breaking the law, death of killer, older man younger woman relationship, murder of friend, murder, tragic event, death of protagonist, woman kills a man, assassination attempt, assassin, truck, woman in danger ...
Place: maine, new england
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 2.8
 839
Will to Die (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In order to qualify to inherit the family fortune, the four heirs must spend the night in the family estate. However, during the night someone starts killing them off.
Style: slasher, realistic, serious, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, inheritance, incest, axe murder, graphic violence, siblings relations, family in danger, family relations, family problems, estate, masochism ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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 7.2
 116K
Willow (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Fearful of a prophecy stating that a girl child will be born to bring about her downfall, the evil Queen Bavmorda imprisons all pregnant women within the formidable stronghold of Nockmaar. A child, Elora Danan, is born in the Nockmaar dungeons and ...
Style: fairy tale, epic, exciting, scenic, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: magic, monster, good versus evil, adventure, sword and sorcery, imaginary kingdom, prophecy, black magic, baby, castle, heroic mission, sword fight ...
Time: middle ages, future, 80s
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 5.7
 13K
Population 436 (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A census-taker (Sisto) is sent to investigate why a certain small town has had the same population -- 436 residents -- for the last 100 years.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, serious, psychological thriller ...
Plot: small town life, brainwashing, religions or cults, isolation, small town, curses spells and rituals, mystery, murder, conspiracy, trap, prophecy, religious fundamentalism ...
Time: contemporary
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The Phantom of the Opera (1989)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Music, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Hungary
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A darker version of the classic Gaston Leroux novel. A young soprano becomes the obsession of a horribly disfigured composer who has plans for those oppose himself or the young singer.
Style: slasher, stylized, sexy, gothic, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: time travel, obsession, snow, winter, supernatural, music, devil, destiny, death, murder, weapons, violence ...
Time: 19th century, 80s, 1880s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, usa, manhattan new york city ...
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 4.7
 946
Mesmerized (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia, New Zealand, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An orphan weds an older man in circa-1900 New Zealand, then finds out he's a miser who spies on her.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: sexual abuse, serial killer, age difference, abusive relationship, rape, sex crime, women, murder, love triangle, orphan, investigation, rich and poor ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: new zealand
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Scene of the Crime (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the woods, a 13-year-old boy is grabbed by an escaped convict and told to bring money later that day. The boy does as he's told, only to be attacked by the convict's partner. A murder ensues, and through happenstance, the murderer and ...
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, gloomy, contemplative
Plot: youth, murder, family relations, disbelieving adult, school, small town, infidelity, small town life, hotel, parents and children, captivity, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, south of france
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 6.4
 12K
The Hot Spot (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A loner moves in to a small Texas town, finds himself a job, and sets about plotting to rob the local bank.
Style: sexy, neo noir, atmospheric, erotic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: femme fatale, erotica, infidelity, love triangle, manipulation, nudity (full frontal - brief), dangerous attraction, teenager, dishonesty, crimes, bank robbery, accountant ...
Time: 80s
Place: texas, california, usa, virginia
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Galaxy of Terror (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: As a lone spaceship proceeds on its long voyage across space, the crew are surprised to encounter a strange pyramid form. Surprise turns to horror as one by one, they discover that their darkest nightmares are all starting to become real. The ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, raped by monster, evil alien, tentacle, fear, female nudity, spacecraft, planet, pyramid, graphic violence, astronaut ...
Time: 80s
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Curse of the Puppet Master (1998)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Robert "Tank" begins to work for Dr. Magrew sculpting a puppet for the Doctor to bring to life using the work of Andre Toulon. Robert begins to fall in love with the Doctors daughter, Jane. Unbeknownst to Robert the Doctor is trying to ...
Style: slasher, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: puppet, serial killer, vengeance, murder, monster, secrets, brutality, mind game, supernatural ability, crimes, doll, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
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The Chumscrubber (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Chumscrubber is a dark comedy about the lives of people who live in upper-class suburbia. It all begins when Dean Stiffle finds the body of his friend, Troy. He doesn't bother telling any of the adults because he knows they won't care. ...
Style: surreal, bleak, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, suicide, suburbs, kidnapping, dark humor, drug abuse, youth, mistaken identity, friendship, teenager, parent child relationship, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
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 6.6
 105K
Child's Play (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A single mother gives her son a beloved doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.
Style: slasher, scary, suspense, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, doll, murder, monster, youth, psychopath, evil, nobody believes, curses spells and rituals, spell, parents and children ...
Time: 80s
Place: chicago illinois
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 5.0
 4K
Blackout (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Three people from different walks of life find themselves trapped inside a stalled elevator. What at first seems like an inconvenience rapidly escalates into a nightmare.
Style: scary, psychological, realistic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: asthma, serial killer, elevator, psychopath, murder, mind game, haunted by the past, trapped in an elevator, fight, isolation, homeless man, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston
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