Disfigurement movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant disfigurement movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out weird, serious, cult film, psychotronic, suspenseful and scary films and TV shows about / with disfigurement, death, murder, suspense, dialogue, violence, storytelling, insanity, brutality and mentor plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
disfigurement movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as disfigurement: House of Tolerance (2011), Open Your Eyes (1997), Tusk (2014), Vanilla Sky (2001), The Elephant Man (1980), The Phantom of the Opera (2004), Wrong Turn (2003), Beastly (2011), Pay It Forward (2000), Freeway (1996).

List of disfigurement movies

House of Tolerance (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A young woman begins a new life at the Apollonide bordello, a high-class brothel in Paris.
Style: erotic, serious, emotional, realistic, sexual ...
Audience: adult
Plot: prostitute, brothel, coitus, prostitution, fondling, debauchery, sexual abuse, disfigurement, sexploitation, female nudity, sex trafficking, violence against women ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1910s, year 1900
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Open Your Eyes (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A very handsome man finds the love of his life, but he suffers an accident and needs to have his face rebuilt by surgery after it is severely disfigured.
Style: psychological, surreal, atmospheric, twist ending, enigmatic ...
Plot: psychiatrist, paranoia, disfigurement, nightmare, dreams, surrealism, love, suspense, memory loss, jealousy, love triangle, car accident ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, iberian peninsula, europe, madrid
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Tusk (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When his best friend and podcast co-host goes missing in the backwoods of Canada, a young guy joins forces with his friend's girlfriend to search for him.
Style: scary, surreal, harsh, psychological, disturbing ...
Audience: date night, teens, boys' night, adult
Plot: abduction, disfigurement, death, macabre, monster, transformation, psychopath, human becoming an animal, obsession, kidnapping, walrus, dark humor ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century
Place: canada, new jersey, usa
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Vanilla Sky (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 136 min.
Story: David Aames has it all: wealth, good looks and gorgeous women on his arm. But just as he begins falling for the warmhearted Sofia, his face is horribly disfigured in a car accident. That's just the beginning of his troubles as the lines between ...
Style: psychological, philosophical, surreal, twist ending, enigmatic ...
Audience: girls' night, adult
Plot: surrealism, hallucination, virtual reality, mind game, love, tragic love, disfigurement, psychology, dream, obsession, lost love, alternate reality ...
Time: future, 22nd century, 2000s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Elephant Man (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man being mistreated by his "owner" as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous façade, there is revealed a person of great intelligence and sensitivity. Based on the true story of Joseph ...
Style: emotional, psychological, touching, surreal, poignant ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: disability, hospital, dignity, freak, melancholy, disfigurement, social misfits, cruelty, isolation, life is a bitch, exploitation, humanism ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: london, england, europe
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The Phantom of the Opera (2004)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Deformed since birth, a bitter man known only as the Phantom lives in the sewers underneath the Paris Opera House. He falls in love with the obscure chorus singer Christine, and privately tutors her while terrorizing the rest of the opera house and ...
Style: gothic, stylized, serious, breathtaking, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, kids, date night
Plot: obsession, opera, fall in love, disfigurement, dangerous attraction, musician's life, theater, disguise, loneliness, love and romance, destructive relationship, prodigy ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1910s, year 1919, 20th century ...
Place: paris france, london, france, europe
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Wrong Turn (2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Chris crashes into a carload of other young people, and the group of stranded motorists is soon lost in the woods of West Virginia, where they're hunted by three cannibalistic mountain men who are grossly disfigured by generations of inbreeding.
Style: slasher, scary, bloody, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, cannibalism, suspense, massacre, youth, survival horror, chase, disfigurement, forest, manhunt, monster, cannibal ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: west virginia, usa, virginia, texas
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Beastly (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A curse transforms a handsome and arrogant young man into everything he detests in this contemporary retelling of Beauty and the Beast. Wealthy Kyle Kingson has everything a teenager could want in life, but he still gets off on humiliating the ...
Style: fairy tale, romantic, sweet, touching, modern fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen fantasy, date night
Plot: love story, love, love and romance, high school, unlikely couple, teenage love, beast, true love, fall in love, youth, teen romance, teenager ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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Pay It Forward (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Like some other kids, 12-year-old Trevor McKinney believed in the goodness of human nature. Like many other kids, he was determined to change the world for the better. Unlike most other kids, he succeeded.
Style: touching, emotional, inspirational, motivational, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, kids, girls' night
Plot: teacher, childhood, single parent, life philosophy, teachers and students, single mother, alcoholic, good deed, disfigurement, death, kindness, boy ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, nevada, las vegas
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Freeway (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Following the arrest of her mother, Ramona, young Vanessa Lutz decides to go in search of her estranged grandmother. On the way, she is given a ride by school counselor Bob Wolverton. During the journey, Lutz begins to realize that Bob is the ...
Style: disturbing, cynical, suspenseful, bloody, road movie ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: serial killer, life is a bitch, sexual abuse, drug addiction, little red riding hood, psychopath, teenager, brutality, prison, dysfunctional family, hitchhiker, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, san diego california
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The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Famous organist Anton Phibes is horribly disfigured in an automobile accident while rushing to the side of his sick wife and presumed to be dead. Once Phibes learns that his wife died on the operating table, he is convinced the doctors are ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, slasher, atmospheric, psychotronic ...
Plot: revenge, serial killer, camp, murder, curse, doctor, disfigurement, monster, cult, obsession, tragic hero, master villain ...
Time: 1920s, 70s, 20th century
Place: scotland yard, london, egypt
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The Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall (2011)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A disfigured musical genius, hidden away in the Paris Opera House, terrorises the opera company for the unwitting benefit of a young protégée whom he trains and loves. The 25th anniversary of the first public performance of Phantom of the Opera ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, gloomy, emotional ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: unfulfilled love, disfigurement, theater, obsession, destructive relationship, opera singer, singer, musician, love and romance, tragic hero, couples, musician's life ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1910s, year 1919
Place: france, paris france, europe
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May (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Psychological horror about a lonely young woman traumatized by a difficult childhood, and her increasingly desperate attempts to connect with the people around her.
Style: gothic, psychological, scary, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: mental illness, serial killer, imaginary friend, psychopath, obsession, murder, insanity, female psychopath, cannibalism, goth, suspense, lesbian ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
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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: slasher, disturbing, scary, sadistic, rough ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: serial killer, insanity, obsession, mental illness, murder, extreme violence, sadism, loneliness, torture, violence spree, brutality, psychopath ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, 70s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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Masters of Horror (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada, Japan, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Masters of Horror is an informal social group of international film writers and directors specializing in horror movies and an American television series created by director Mick Garris for the Showtime cable network.
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Plot: nightmare, supernatural, insanity, serial killer, fear, ghost, murder, self destructing, disfigurement, evil force, mysterious place, mysterious character ...
Time: 21st century
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Curse of the Fly (1965)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Remember that scientist that was trying to perfect a matter transportation machine but got fused with a fly when one of the little critters got into the transporter with him? Well, this story is about three of his descendents (a son, Henri Delambre, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, experiment, disfigurement, laboratory, scientist, mental institution, experiment gone awry, deadly creature, curse, monster, human monster, wedding ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, canada, montreal
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Penelope (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Forlorn heiress Penelope Wilhern is cursed, and the only way out is to fall in love with someone of suitable stock. But how can she find her soul mate when she's sequestered inside her family's estate with only her parents to keep her ...
Style: fairy tale, romantic, feel good, light, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, family outing, kids ...
Plot: love and romance, fall in love, self discovery, true love, love, looking for love, unlikely friendships, loneliness, magical, love affair, love story, fantasy world ...
Time: 19th century, 21st century
Place: canada, london
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Candyman (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a skeptic grad student researching the monster's myth.
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, gothic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, urban legend, ghost, supernatural, monster, belief, macabre, cult, investigation, urban decay, revenge, bee ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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Midsommar (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A young couple travels to Sweden to visit their friend’s rural hometown and attend its mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly descends into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult.
Style: disturbing, rough, psychedelic, brutal, enigmatic ...
Plot: cult, ritual, paganism, religious cult, emotional breakdown, nervous breakdown, isolated community, sacrifice, burned alive, female protagonist, rite, grief ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: sweden, new york, scandinavia, europe, eastern europe
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The Dark Knight (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but ...
Style: epic, intense, exciting, atmospheric, neo noir ...
Audience: manly, chick flick, kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, batman, heroes, secret identity, moral dilemma, corruption, psychopath, organized crime, tragic hero, double life, good versus evil, villain ...
Time: future, 2000s, 21st century
Place: usa, hong kong
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Dr. Phibes Rises Again (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The vengeful Doctor rises again, seeking the Scrolls of Life in an attempt to resurrect his deceased wife.
Style: psychotronic, gothic, slasher, gothic horror, serious ...
Plot: mad scientist, organ, murder, sarcophagus, disfigurement, serial killer, mad doctor, fountain of youth, suspended animation, desert, mute, rapid aging ...
Place: egypt, africa, middle east, scotland yard
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The Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills.
Style: scary, suspenseful, disturbing, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: manly, boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, survival, isolation, fear, paranoia, creature, supernatural, snow, suspense, scientist, death ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: antarctica, south pole
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Female Trouble (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The life and times of Dawn Davenport, showing her progress from loving schoolgirl to crazed mass murderer - all of which stems from her parents' refusal to buy her cha-cha heels for Christmas. She runs away from home, is raped, becomes a single ...
Style: disturbing, campy, sexy, erotic, controversial ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: juvenile delinquent, absurd violence, absurd humor, gay, female nudity, male nudity, kidnapping, dysfunctional family, murder, acid, surrealism, disfigurement ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
Place: california
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Dolls (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Dolls takes puppeteering as its overriding motif -- specifically, the kind practiced in Bunraku doll theater performances -- opening each section of his film with a story provided by the puppets and their masters, which relates thematically to the ...
Style: surreal, emotional, bleak, melancholic, lyrical ...
Plot: obsession, regret, love, culture clash, philosophy, suicide attempt, disfigurement, love and romance, renewed love, blind character, mental illness, melancholy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, india, asia
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The Machine Girl (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The life of a young, Japanese schoolgirl is destroyed when her family is killed by a Ninja-Yakuza family. Her hand cut off, she replaces it with various machines-of-death, and seeks revenge
Style: surreal, rough, bloody, harsh, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: female protagonist, vengeance, female killer, revenge, gangsters, murder, attempted rape, bullying, schoolgirl, girl heroine, orphan, mechanic ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After picking up a traumatized young hitchhiker, five friends find themselves stalked and hunted by a deformed chainsaw-wielding killer and his family of equally psychopathic killers.
Style: slasher, disturbing, brutal, suspenseful, splatter ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, massacre, monster, torture, murder, insanity, suspense, chainsaw, masked killer, macabre, white trash ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: texas, austin texas, latin america, usa, mexico
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The People Under the Stairs (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When young Poindexter "Fool" Williams breaks into the creepy, immense old home of his family's greedy and uncaring landlords, he uncovers a disturbing scenario underneath the stairs.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, surreal, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: child abuse, serial killer, kidnapping, cannibalism, secret passageway, home invasion, disturbed individual, murder, cannibal, child in peril, rottweiler, haunted house ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: new york, usa, california, los angeles
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Terrifier (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A maniacal clown named Art, terrorizes three young women on Halloween night and everyone else who stands in his way.
Style: slasher, scary, disturbing, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: killer clown, halloween, evil clown, clown, maniac, macabre, sadism, brutality, homicidal maniac, serial killer, dismemberment, murder ...
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Dario Argento's Phenomena (1985)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A young girl, with an amazing ability to communicate with insects, is transferred to an exclusive Swiss boarding school, where her unusual capability might help solve a string of murders.
Style: surreal, scary, suspenseful, slasher, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, murder, investigation, psychopath, suspense, chimpanzee, boarding school, telepathy, macabre, school, disfigurement ...
Time: 80s, year 1985, 20th century
Place: switzerland, europe, alps, munich germany
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Batman (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The Dark Knight of Gotham City begins his war on crime with his first major enemy being the clownishly homicidal Joker, who has seized control of Gotham's underworld.
Style: dark, atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, date night, boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, batman, heroes, villain, good versus evil, masked villain, psychopath, vigilante, double life, organized crime, corruption, insanity ...
Time: 80s, 1920s, 20th century, future
Place: usa, north america
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