Cynical man movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant cynical man movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, weird, psychological and tense films and TV shows about / with cynical man, cynicism, death, murder, crying, violence, telephone call, flashback, blood and barefoot male plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as cynical man: Bad Kids of Crestview Academy (2017), Top Star, Yoo Baek (2018), Dinner for Schmucks (2010), Nightcrawler (2014), Nightwatch (1994), Magnet of Doom (1963), Apartment Zero (1988), Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (2009), Don't Breathe (2016), The Photographer of Mauthausen (2018).

List of cynical man movies

Bad Kids of Crestview Academy (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It's four years later, and a new group of students has been placed in Saturday detention at the infamous and prestigious Crestview Academy. When Siouxsie, sophomore 'undercrust,' crashes the party to avenge her sister's death, a ...
Style: non-linear, ambiguous ending, humorous, suspense, slasher
Audience: teens
Plot: school, serial killer, female protagonist, student, drug addict, dark humor, bossy woman, cynical man, teenage boy, conspiracy, psychopath, murder ...
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Top Star, Yoo Baek (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Yoo Baek is a former idol star, who became a household name as an actor, but he's a vain, unapologetic narcissist. When he gets into some major trouble, he is exiled to a remote island for a little image damage control. In for the culture shock ...
Style: humorous, light, dorama, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: romance, village life, celebrity, new love, pop singer, love and romance, singer, cynical man, male female relationship, love affair, idol, love at first sight ...
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Dinner for Schmucks (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Rising executive Tim Wagner works for a boss who hosts a monthly dinner in which the guest who brings the biggest buffoon gets a career-boost. Tim plans on not attending until he meets Barry, a man who builds dioramas using stuffed mice. ...
Style: funny, feel good, humorous, absurd, talky ...
Plot: farce, misfit, stupidity, friendship, dumb, happy ending, corporate world, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, loser, goofy hero, employer employee relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.8
 546K
Nightcrawler (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When Lou Bloom, desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. Aiding him in his effort is Nina, a TV-news veteran.
Style: psychological, neo noir, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: character study, journalism, sociopath, cynicism, journalist, ethics, home invasion, morality, graphic violence, crime scene, tv news, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, venice beach california
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Let's Kill Uncle, Before Uncle Kills Us (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A 12-year-old orphan who has just inherited a fortune is trapped on an island with his uncle, a former British intelligence commander who intends to kill him. A young girl is the boy's only ally against the sarcastic uncle, who uses hypnotism, ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: shark, uncle, youth, police, boy, heist, plan, orphan, child in peril, children, attempted murder, heir ...
Place: caribbean
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 7.2
 16K
Nightwatch (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In order to finance his law studies, Martin starts as a night watchman in a mortuary. When the victims of a serial killer of prostitutes are deposited there, scary things begin to happen. Therefore and because of a strange bet with his fellow ...
Style: macabre, suspenseful, scary, tense, psychological ...
Plot: doctors, serial killer, mystery, bet, night watchman, brutality, crimes, morgue, oral sex, perversion, twists and turns, murder ...
Time: 90s
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Magnet of Doom (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young boxer Michel Maudet is sacked by his manager after a series of match defeats and is forced to look for a new job. He is engaged as secretary to a millionaire named Ferchaux who is in a hurry to flee the country when he discovers he has been ...
Style: anthology
Plot: hypochondriac, boxing, exile, banker, scandal, on the road, investigation, travel, motel, nightlife, time travel, diner ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, new orleans, louisiana, new york
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Apartment Zero (1988)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The owner of a failing cinema and his mysterious boarder are caught up in the political intrigue of Argentina.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, serious, tense ...
Plot: gay, neighbor, dark humor, serial killer, loneliness, mental illness, murder, twists and turns, homosexual subtext, gender, crimes, lgbt ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1988
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina, latin america, california
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Ghosts of Girlfriends Past (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When notorious womanizer Connor Mead attends his brother Paul's wedding, he is forced to re-evaluate his behavior as he comes face-to-face with the ghosts of girlfriends past, present, and future, along with his deceased uncle. The experience ...
Style: romantic, sweet, light, funny, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night, teens
Plot: love, womanizer, romance, ghost, love story, true love, wedding, lifestyle change, lovers reunited, supernatural, introspection, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: hawaii, usa, new jersey, san francisco
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 7.1
 276K
Don't Breathe (2016)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A group of teens break into a blind man's home thinking they'll get away with the perfect crime. They're wrong.
Style: suspense, brutal, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: home invasion, thief, kidnapping, blind man, murder, trapped, breaking and entering, survival, surveillance, violence, characters murdered one by one, held captive ...
Place: michigan, california, detroit
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The Photographer of Mauthausen (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Spanish photographer Francesc Boix, imprisoned in the Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp, works in the SS Photographic Service. Between 1943 and 1945, he hides, with the help of other prisoners, thousands of negatives, with the purpose of showing ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, rough, captivating, tense
Plot: holocaust, concentration camp, nazi, world war two, nazism, nazi occupation, slave labor, spanish civil war, forced prostitution, concentration camp survivor, nazi war criminal, prisoner ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944, year 1943, year 1945
Place: spain, central europe
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 5.5
 421
Goodbye Gemini (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Unnaturally close, jet-setting twins become enmeshed in the Swinging London scene, where their relationship is strained after they befriend a predatory hustler and his girlfriend.
Style: slasher, lgbt cinema, psychotronic, british horror, gay cinema
Plot: twins, gay, lgbt, female psychopath, blackmail, exploitation, hustler, psycho, fraternal twins, immature, loss of sister, male prostitute ...
Place: london
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The Corpse of Anna Fritz (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Anna Fritz is a beautiful and famous actress. Suddenly her body is found in a hotel and the news of her death goes around the planet. The young, shy caretaker Pau works at the hospital where they carried the body of Anna Fritz. He and his friends ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, psychological, harsh, enigmatic ...
Plot: necrophilia, hospital, corpse, female nudity, murder, death, fear, presumed dead, sex crime, dead woman, celebrity, actress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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 5.0
 186
Novel for Men (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A tragicomic story of three siblings whose lives changed dramatically after losing their parents during the Communist regime. The oldest, Cyril (Miroslav Donutil), grew up to be a corrupt judge who lives for luxury and takes whatever he wants ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspense, psychological
Plot: family relations, brother sister relationship, politician, brother brother relationship, male female relationship, family problems, eccentric family, family, siblings relations, ski resort, relationship problems, mountain resort ...
Place: central europe
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 5.5
 20K
Deadgirl (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When high school misfits Rickie and JT decide to ditch school and find themselves lost in the crumbling facility of a nearby abandoned hospital, they come face-to-face with a gruesome discovery: a body of a woman stripped naked, chained to a table ...
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, psychological, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sexual abuse, zombie, necrophilia, supernatural, teenager, rape, mentally unstable, moral dilemma, depravity, high school, hospital, torture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: spain
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Advantages of Travelling by Train (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A casual encounter in a train will lead Helga Pato to a circle of insanity, perversion and trash, a lot of trash.
Style: non-linear, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, weird ...
Plot: mental illness, first sexual experience, female rapist, zoophilia, family relations, dark humor, split personality, train travel, psychiatry, soldier, child abuse, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
Place: kosovo, madrid, paris france
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The Sweet Body of Deborah (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young newlywed couple from America returns to Geneva to visit Marcel's home town. Once there he is informed of his former lover's suicide and in turn is subjected to threats that accuse him of being responsible for her death and further, ...
Style: sexy, psycho sexual, neo noir
Plot: female nudity, female orgasm, female victim, sex, joy, blonde, attraction, car, sexual desire, sexual attraction, desire, science ...
Place: geneva switzerland
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There's a Girl in My Soup (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: TV personality Robert Danvers, an exceedingly vain rotter, seduces young women daily, never staying long with one. He meets his match in Marion, an American, 19, who's available but refuses any romantic illusions.
Style: sexy, sex comedy, erotic, enigmatic, satirical ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: lust, adultery, romance, celebrity, womanizer, wine, friendship, teenager, relationships, runaway, alter ego, women ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 60s
Place: london, san francisco, europe, cannes, france
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The Tailor of Panama (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A British spy is banished to Panama after having an affair with an ambassador's mistress. Once there he makes connection with a local tailor with a nefarious past and connections to all of the top political and gangster figures in Panama. The ...
Style: talky, suspense, stylized, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: spy, espionage, politics, cold war, mentor, adultery, gangsters, brainwashing, conspiracy, mother son relationship, complex characters, happy ending ...
Time: 90s
Place: panama, latin america, england
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Employee of the Month (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When he hears that the new female employee digs ambitious men who are the store employee of the month, a slacker gets his act together but finds himself in competition with his rival, an ambitious co-worker.
Style: humorous, light, funny, romantic, not serious ...
Audience: date night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: store, romance, workplace, love, boss and employee, rivalry, contests and competitions, life philosophy, uninhibited rivalry, love triangle, transformation, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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 5.7
 3K
We (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During a scorching summer in a Belgian-Dutch border village, eight teenagers play games of discovery to break the listless monotony. They challenge each other and themselves and pretty soon, their sexual curiosity starts to blur the lines between ...
Style: erotic, psychological, light, thought provoking, sexy ...
Plot: sex scene, sensuality, nudism, open relationship, nudist, orgy, exhibitionist, female exhibitionist, sex orgy, group sex, group of friends, sexuality ...
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Extracurricular Activities (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The outrageous life of Reagan Collins, a model high school student with a "killer" after-school job that involves arranging “accidents” for his classmates' parents. When seasoned police detective Cliff Dawkins starts putting the ...
Style: captivating, humorous, surprise ending, twist ending
Plot: nudist, teenager, criminal as protagonist, stalking, voyeurism, murder investigation, murder, death, police detective, police, dysfunctional family, husband wife relationship ...
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 6.5
 401
Terrorist (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An elderly woman decides to act on her own with a rifle as she gets fed up with injustice.
Style: tragicomedy, allegory, psychotronic
Plot: visit, assassin, excavation, female assassin, actress playing herself, bandit, person on fire, riding a bicycle, auto mechanic, female friendship, getting away with murder, injustice ...
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Someone Behind the Door (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A brain doctor (Anthony Perkins) with an unfaithful wife (Jill Ireland) brings home an amnesiac (Charles Bronson) and gets him to commit murder.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: infidelity, amnesia, empire, affair, manipulation, rivalry, memory loss, murder, flashback, psychological manipulation, surgery, doctor patient relationship ...
Time: 70s
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 6.7
 19K
Cheap Thrills (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Recently fired and facing eviction, a new dad has his life turned upside down when he meets a wealthy couple who offer a path to financial security... but at a price.
Style: disturbing, tense, cynical, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: manipulation, dark humor, extramarital affair, friendship, greed, bet, life turned upside down, twists and turns, cocaine, human nature, disorder, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, san francisco
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Nightmare Castle (1965)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman and her lover are tortured and killed by her sadistic husband. The pair return from the grave to seek vengeance.
Style: gothic, gothic horror, suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: mad scientist, supernatural, ghost, rivalry, murder, infidelity, possessed woman, experiment gone awry, vengeance, obsession, haunted by the past, sibling relationship ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
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 5.2
 178
Dark Purpose (1964)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An American woman in Italy falls in love with a man, unaware that he has an insane wife hidden in the attic ...
Plot: american abroad, cynical man, employer employee relationship, female protagonist, family secret, mansion, aristocrat, secretary, dark past, love interest, insurance agent
Place: italy
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The Damned House of Hajn (1989)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Sonya is the inheritor to the riches of a Czech noble family - the Hajns. Petr, a social climber marries her, ignoring the shady goings-on, especially an insane uncle who prowls the mansion thinking he is invisible, a peccadillo the family seems to ...
Style: psychotronic, gothic horror, neo noir
Plot: parallel universe, death, husband wife relationship, christmas, hearing voices, mental illness, wedding, paranoia, painter, father daughter relationship, flashback, doctor ...
Time: 1920s
Place: central europe
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Kill Your Friends (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Music, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the late 1990s, a drug-addled nihilist resorts to murder to climb the ladder of the London music industry.
Style: slasher, rough, tense, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, music industry, music business, psychopath, cocaine, secret, criminal, ambition, criminal as protagonist, plan gone wrong, sociopath as protagonist, sociopathy ...
Time: 90s, year 1997, year 1996, year 1981, year 1983 ...
Place: united kingdom, england, edinburgh scotland, mississippi, sweden ...
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We Are Your Friends (2015)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Young Cole Carter dreams of hitting the big time as a Hollywood disc jockey, spending his days and nights hanging with buddies and working on the one track that will set the world on fire. Opportunity comes knocking when he meets James Reed, a ...
Style: sexy, entertaining, light, romantic, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: dj, party, music festival, ecstasy, fame, dancing, musician, art, college, betrayal, music, unlikely friendships ...
Place: los angeles, las vegas, california
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