Bad guy movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant bad guy movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary, rough and realistic films and TV shows about / with bad guy, violence, murder, death, blood, psychopath, homicidal maniac, slasher, brutality and evil man plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Crime genres shot in USA, Italy, Israel and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as bad guy: Disturbia (2007), Nash Bridges (1996), It (2017), 31 (2016), Escape from the Bronx (1983), The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976), Toy Story (1995), Just Before Dawn (1981), Raw Target (1995), Hell Fest (2018).

List of bad guy movies

 6.9
 206K
Disturbia (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Kale is a 17-year-old placed under house arrest after punching his teacher. He is confined to his house, and decides to use his free time spying on his neighbors. Things start to get weird when guests enter the Turner's house and don't ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, intense, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, paranoia, neighbor, amateur detective, murder, bad guy, arrest, investigation, loneliness, suspicion, mystery, troublemaker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.9
 6K
Nash Bridges (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nash Bridges is an American television police drama created by Carlton Cuse. The show starred Don Johnson and Cheech Marin as two Inspectors with the San Francisco Police Department's Special Investigations Unit. The show ran for six seasons on ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, law enforcement, fighting crime, police investigation, partners, crimes, parents and children, rivalry, family problems, workplace, single parent, photographic memory ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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 7.4
 356K
It (2017)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In a small town in Maine, seven children known as The Losers Club come face to face with life problems, bullies and a monster that takes the shape of a clown called Pennywise.
Style: suspense, scary, surprise ending, bleak, rough ...
Plot: missing person, fear, clown, death of brother, abandoned house, monster, supernatural power, good versus evil, killer clown, small town, group of friends, child in peril ...
Time: year 1989
Place: maine
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 5.1
 15K
31 (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Five carnival workers are kidnapped and held hostage in an abandoned, Hell-like compound where they are forced to participate in a violent game, the goal of which is to survive twelve hours against a gang of sadistic clowns.
Style: satanic, psychotronic, brutal, rough
Plot: survival, game, sadism, maniac, killer clown, betting, halloween, mercilessness, brutality, trapped, fight to the death, held captive ...
Time: year 1976
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Escape from the Bronx (1983)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ragtag group of people have to fight extermination squads amid their ruined city.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, kidnapping, bad guy, journalism, society, rivalry, apocalypse, heroes, gory, deadly, leadership, danger ...
Time: future
Place: usa, new york
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The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Texas Ranger hunts for a hooded serial killer terrorizing the residents of a small town, set in 1946 Arkansas. Loosely based on a true story.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, maniac, prom, stalking, police investigation, murder, psychopath, slasher, sadistic psychopath, unknown killer, bad guy, human monster ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1946
Place: arkansas, texas, usa
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 8.3
 778K
Toy Story (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Led by Woody, Andy's toys live happily in his room until Andy's birthday brings Buzz Lightyear onto the scene. Afraid of losing his place in Andy's heart, Woody plots against Buzz. But when circumstances separate Buzz and Woody from ...
Style: touching, humorous, exciting, witty, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: toys, friendship, adventure, friends, rivalry, rescue, teamwork, jealousy, family, dinosaur, cowboy, redemption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, ohio
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Just Before Dawn (1981)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five campers arrive in the mountains to examine some property they have bought, but are warned by the forest ranger Roy McLean that a huge machete-wielding maniac has been terrorising the area. Ignoring the warnings, they set up camp, and start ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, rough, scary ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, serial killer, slasher, stalking, maniac, ranger, mountain, violence, slasher killer, creep, human monster ...
Time: 80s, year 1980
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 5.6
 52
Raw Target (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This high-powered action flick follows kickboxing champion Johnny Rider, who quits the ring after accidentally killing an opponent but is forced to employ his skills again to avenge the death of his brother at the hands of crime boss Rod Sparks ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, martial arts, kickboxing, evil man, law enforcement, rivalry, down on your luck, master warrior, gang, heroes, deadly, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
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 5.5
 9K
Hell Fest (2018)
Genre: Horror
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, scary, rough, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: serial killer, psycho, amusement park, psychopath, masked killer, group of friends, maniac, violence, halloween, slasher, gory violence, panic ...
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Fender Bender (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a small New Mexico town, a 17-year-old high school girl who just got her driver’s license gets into her first Fender Bender, innocently exchanging her personal information with an apologetic stranger. Later that stormy night, she is joined in ...
Style: suspense
Plot: stalker, serial killer, murder, violence, killer, thunderstorm, masked killer, unfaithful boyfriend, break-up, car, evil man, bad guy wins ...
Place: new mexico
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 6.2
 89K
Vacancy (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young married couple becomes stranded at an isolated motel and find hidden video cameras in their room. They realize that unless they escape, they'll be the next victims of a snuff film.
Style: scary, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival horror, slasher, isolation, trapped, one night, estranged couple, hotel, hidden camera, deception, psychological thriller, danger, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Masters of the Universe (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The world of Eternia in the aftermath of Skeletor's war on Castle Grayskull, which he has won after seizing Grayskull and the surrounding city using a cosmic key developed by the locksmith Gwildor. The Sorceress is now Skeletor's prisoner ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, heroic mission, adventure, master villain, save the day, supernatural, danger, heroes, battles, time travel, transformation ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
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Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight (1995)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man on the run is hunted by a demon known as the Collector.
Style: scary, offbeat, rough, biting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: blood, temptation, good versus evil, siege, demon, chosen one, prostitute, gory, supernatural, hotel, small town, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa
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 2.8
 287
Carl (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A psychological horror/thriller depicting a backwoods family with a dark secret.
Style: realistic, scary, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: psychopath, captivity, danger, violence, confined, forceful separation, survival, good versus evil, gory, deadly, rivalry, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Clovehitch Killer (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A teenage boy begins to suspect that his wholesome, all-American dad is actually the serial killer terrorizing their small town.
Style: suspense, enigmatic, psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: serial killer, father son relationship, dark past, investigation, church, psychological thriller, friendship, fear, teenage boy, sadism, double life, murder ...
Time: 1990s
Place: midwest
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Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The next great psycho horror slasher has given a documentary crew exclusive access to his life as he plans his reign of terror over the sleepy town of Glen Echo, all the while deconstructing the conventions and archetypes of the horror genre for ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, halloween, murder, psychopath, dead teenager, gory, small town, witch, crimes, social relations, journalism ...
Time: contemporary
Place: portland oregon
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 6.6
 168K
Secret Window (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mort Rainey, a writer just emerging from a painful divorce with his ex-wife, is stalked at his remote lake house by a psychotic stranger and would-be scribe who claims Rainey swiped his best story idea. But as Rainey endeavors to prove his ...
Style: psychological, scary, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: split personality, insanity, losing-it hero, mentally unstable, murder, nervous breakdown, isolation, arson, divorce, stalking, psychology, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mississippi, usa, tennessee, new york state
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 5.4
 4K
Mother's Day (1980)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three girls discover that two men are willing to do anything to impress Mother and what impresses Mother is watching her sons commit acts of rape and murder. Now these women are prisoners and lowered to pawns in the game of checkers between two dim ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, slasher, reunion, kidnapping, psychopath, vengeance, serial killer, revenge, rape, youth, woman in danger, family in danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new jersey
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 7.0
 68K
Fallen (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Homicide detective John Hobbes witnesses the execution of serial killer Edgar Reese. Soon after the execution the killings start again, and they are very similar to Reese's style.
Style: twist ending, suspenseful, scary, surprise ending, suspense ...
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, murder, execution, devil, police detective, mystery, angel, psychic, psychopath, police, serial killer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
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The Dentist 2 (1998)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Caine, the murdering dentist from the original movie, has escaped from the mental hospital where he has been since being caught. Hoping to resume a normal life, he makes his way to a quiet Midwestern town under a false name and takes on the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, suspense
Plot: mental illness, mental institution, psychopath, serial killer, slasher, dentist, deadly, gory, couples, small town, voyeurism, mentally unstable ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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 5.2
 7K
The Dentist (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Dr. Feinstone has everything, a beautiful wife and a successful career in dentistry; but when he discovers his wife's affair, he realizes that behind every clean, white surface lies the stench of decay.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: dentist, murder, mentally unstable, violence, slasher, infidelity, victim, vengeance, obsession, sadistic psychopath, hallucination, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, beverly hills
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 5.7
 60K
Cobra (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A tough-on-crime street cop must protect the only surviving witness to a strange murderous cult with far reaching plans.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, serial killer, tough heroes, murder, rivalry, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, resistance, police investigation, danger, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 5.3
 308
Warlock Moon (1973)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Young lovers John and Jenny decide to go for a drive in the countryside one day when they happen upon the remains of a long-abandoned resort spa. After doing some exploring, they find that an elderly couple is still living in the crumbling building. ...
Style: demonic
Plot: spa, satanism, cannibalism, old woman, ritual, cook, abandoned, axe murder, drug bust, police officer, evil, cut ...
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 5.4
 2K
Absurd (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man has been driven insane by church-sanctioned scientific experimentation which also causes him to be nearly impossible to kill. He is pursued to America by a priest where he embarks upon a killing spree while the priest tries to hunt him down ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, suspense
Plot: murder, serial killer, slasher, psychopath, priest, death, sadism, cannibal, monster, psycho killer, danger, mutant ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
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Joy Ride 3: Road Kill (2014)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rusty Nail is back on the road again looking to punish injustice at every turn - and this time it's with a group of hotheaded street racers on their way to the Road Rally 1000. As they drive through a desolate shortcut on the way to the race, ...
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: psychopath, truck driver, mentally unstable, danger, disorder, deadly, on the run, chases and races, crimes, car race, killer, psychopathic killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.3
 24K
The Watcher (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: FBI agent Joel Campbell, burnt-out and shell-shocked after years spent chasing serial killers, flees L.A. to begin a new life for himself in Chicago. But five months later, Joel's best laid plans are abruptly cut short when his new hometown ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, riddles and clues, fbi, psychopath, psychiatrist, mind game, obsession, race against time, chase, terror ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, chicago illinois, san francisco
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 6.2
 274
Tom Sawyer (2000)
Genre: Animation, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Get ready for a magical, fun-filled journey of adventure, fantasy and friendship! Tom Sawyer and his best buddy Huck Finn love going fishing, daydreaming about pirates and stolen gold, and thinking about Becky Thatcher - the pretty new girl at ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: rescue, orphan, danger, friendship, animal protagonist, heroes, animal life, pets, disorder, family life, youth, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: missouri, mississippi river
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The New York Ripper (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A burned-out New York police detective teams up with a college psychoanalyst to track down a vicious serial killer randomly stalking and killing various young women around the city.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, scary, harsh, sexual ...
Plot: serial killer, violence, slasher, murder, human monster, prostitute, investigation, mind game, mysterious character, mystery, amateur detective, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.5
 66K
Suspiria (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: From the moment she arrives in Freiberg, Germany, to attend the prestigious Tans Academy, American ballet-dancer Suzy Bannion senses that something horribly evil lurks within the walls of the age-old institution.
Style: gothic, surreal, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, witch, dancer's life, coven, ballet, killing off one by one, mystery, supernatural, woman in danger, student life, brutality, boarding school ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1977
Place: germany, europe
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