Brutality movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant brutality movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, bleak and brutal films and TV shows about / with violence, brutality, murder, blood, death, vengeance, revenge, torture, storytelling and danger plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Horror genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as brutality: Caligula (1979), Hobo with a Shotgun (2011), The Book of Eli (2010), The Woman (2011), The Proposition (2005), Midnight Express (1978), Black Mass (2015), Valhalla Rising (2009), Prisoners (2013), New Jersey Drive (1995).

List of brutality movies

 5.3
 32K
Caligula (1979)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 156 min.
Story: The perversion behind imperial Rome, the epic story of Rome's mad Emporer. All the details of his cruel, bizarre reign are revealed right here: His unholy sexual passion for his sister, his marriage to Rome's most infamous prostitute, his ...
Style: erotic, sexual, epic, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: lust, ancient rome, brutality, intrigue, sexploitation, assassination, roman empire, zoophilia, betrayal, sexual relations, sadism, sexual sadism ...
Time: ancient world, 1st century, ancient history
Place: italy, rome italy
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Hobo with a Shotgun (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A vigilante homeless man pulls into a new city and finds himself trapped in urban chaos, a city where crime rules and where the city's crime boss reigns. Seeing an urban landscape filled with armed robbers, corrupt cops, abused prostitutes and ...
Style: rough, stylized, semi serious, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: brutality, vigilante, vigilantism, violence spree, social decay, violence, anti heroes, absurdism, vengeance, massacre, prostitute, homeless ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: usa, new jersey
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 6.9
 275K
The Book of Eli (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A post-apocalyptic tale, in which a lone man fights his way across America in order to protect a sacred book that holds the secrets to saving humankind.
Style: futuristic, rough, tense, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, survival, warrior, post apocalyptic, chaos, post apocalypse, lone wolves, future dystopia, danger, christianity, tough heroes, brutality ...
Time: future, 2040s
Place: usa, cross country, san francisco
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 6.0
 20K
The Woman (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A lawyer puts his family in jeopardy when he captures the last member of a violent clan and tries to forcibly tame her.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, twists and turns, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: torture, brutality, sadism, suffering, captivity, small town, mysterious character, confined, unlikely criminals, crimes, parents and children, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The Proposition (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in the Australian outback in the 1880s, the movie follows the series of events following the horrific rape and murder of the Hopkins family, allegedly committed by the infamous Burns brothers gang. Captain Morris Stanley captures Charlie Burns ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns, disturbing ...
Plot: sadist, brutality, violence, psychopath, retribution, track down, gang, outlaw, wilderness, nihilism, criminal heroes, rape ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: australia
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Midnight Express (1978)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Billy Hayes is caught attempting to smuggle drugs out of Turkey. The Turkish courts decide to make an example of him, sentencing him to more than 30 years in prison. Hayes has two opportunities for release: the appeals made by his lawyer, his ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, suspense, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: prison, injustice, lawyer, torture, brutality, escape attempt, trial, convict, prison life, sadism, rape, muslim ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey, greece
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 6.9
 158K
Black Mass (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The true story of Whitey Bulger, the brother of a state senator and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a Mafia family invading his turf.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, corruption, crime, brutality, violence, fbi, murder, organized crime, illness, arms dealing, gangster, mafia ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1995, year 1981, year 2011 ...
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, santa monica california, new jersey
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Valhalla Rising (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Denmark, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: 1000 AD, for years, One Eye, a mute warrior of supernatural strength, has been held prisoner by the Norse chieftain Barde. Aided by Are, a boy slave, One Eye slays his captor and together he and Are escape, beginning a journey into the heart of ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, art house, psychological, philosophical ...
Plot: vikings, brutality, violence, warrior, ship, new world, mute, one eyed man, christianity, vengeance, starvation, war paint ...
Time: middle ages, future
Place: europe, scotland, holy land, jerusalem
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 8.1
 536K
Prisoners (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will this desperate father go to protect his family?
Style: suspenseful, bleak, twist ending, psychological, tense ...
Plot: kidnapping, missing child, police investigation, investigation, crime, disappearance, torture, brutality, vigilantism, revenge, maze, vigilante ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, boston
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New Jersey Drive (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: New Jersey Drive is a 1995 film about black youths in Newark, New Jersey, the unofficial "car theft capital of the world". Their favorite pastime is that of everybody in their neighborhood: stealing cars and joyriding. The trouble starts ...
Style: serious, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: juvenile delinquency, gang, brutality, murder, police, crimes, police investigation, teenage life, vengeance, on the run, drug dealing, youth ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa, california
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 7.4
 109K
Irreversible (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Events over the course of one traumatic night in Paris unfold in reverse-chronological order as the beautiful Alex is brutally raped and beaten by a stranger in the underpass. Her boyfriend and ex-lover take matters into their own hands by hiring ...
Style: disturbing, tense, bleak, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: sexual abuse, rape, violence, sexual perversion, sadism, rape and revenge, sexual cruelty, party, brutality, cruelty, woman in danger, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 6.1
 9K
Wilderness (2006)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Juvenile delinquents gets sent to a small British island after a fellow prisoners death, where they have to fight for survival.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, survival, brutality, violence, death, human prey, dog, isolation, danger, gory, juvenile delinquency, slasher ...
Time: contemporary
Place: scottish highlands
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Storm Warning (2007)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A yuppie couple lost in a swamp seek refuge at an isolated farmhouse only to discover they've jumped out of the frying pan into the fire.
Style: scary, rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: psychopath, island, survival, couples, forces of nature, deadly, couple relations, confined, danger, brutality, torture, sadism ...
Time: contemporary
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 4.5
 3K
Carver (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Based on true events
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, brutal, serious ...
Plot: slasher, brutality, murder, torture, psychopath, wilderness, crimes, stalking, friendship, maniac, sadism, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Sicario: Day of the Soldado (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: FBI agent Matt Graver teams up with operative Alejandro Gillick to prevent Mexican drug cartels from smuggling terrorists across the U.S. border.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, bleak, disturbing
Plot: drug cartel, explosion, cia, brutality, little girl, violence, cartel, u.s. mexico border, gunfight, rescue, corruption, warrior ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas, mexico, somalia
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Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The lone inhabitants of an abandoned police station are under attack by the overwhelming numbers of a seemingly unstoppable street gang.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: siege, gunfight, survival, police station, police, brutality, convict, danger, crimes, confinement indoors, child killer, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 7.2
 162K
Desperado (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A gunslinger is embroiled in a war with a local drug runner.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, dangerous attraction, lone hero, drug lord, revenge, dark hero, loss of loved one, brutality, tragic hero, musician, crime, gangsters ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: mexico, latin america
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 6.3
 97K
Repo Men (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the future, medical technology has advanced to the point where people can buy artificial organs to extend their lives. But if they default on payments, an organization known as the Union sends agents to repossess the organs. Remy is one of the ...
Style: surreal, futuristic, twists and turns, suspense, bloody ...
Plot: transplant, future dystopia, cyberpunk, chase, on the run, black market, social decay, brutality, mercenary, evil corporation, violence, singer ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa
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Million Dollar Baby (2004)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Despondent over a painful estrangement from his daughter, trainer Frankie Dunn isn't prepared for boxer Maggie Fitzgerald to enter his life. But Maggie's determined to go pro and to convince Dunn and his cohort to help her.
Style: emotional, touching, rough, bleak, sad ...
Plot: athlete and trainer, athlete's life, female boxer, underdog, determination, ambition, boxing, human spirit, follow your dream, sport, contests and competitions, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, europe, california, england ...
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Hell House LLC (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Five years after an unexplained malfunction causes the death of 15 tour-goers and staff on the opening night of a Halloween haunted house tour, a documentary crew travels back to the scene of the tragedy to find out what really happened.
Style: dark, brutal, tense, suspenseful
Plot: haunted house, dark secret, investigation, violence, brutality, found footage, handheld camera, halloween, hanging, group of friends, murder, supernatural power ...
Time: 2000s
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The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Dr. Steven Murphy is a renowned cardiovascular surgeon who presides over a spotless household with his wife and two children. Lurking at the margins of his idyllic suburban existence is Martin, a fatherless teen who insinuates himself into the ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating, rough ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, surgeon, brutality, blackmail, hospital, paralysis, revenge, cruelty, wife husband relationship, insanity, teenage boy, obsession ...
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 6.1
 8K
Resurrection (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A seasoned police detective and his partner have just uncovered a string of unusual murders that lead them to a serial killer, who believes that he is the descendant of Judas.
Style: serious, rough, tense, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, mind game, investigation, murder, violence, brutality, mystery, race against time, amputee, husband wife relationship, religion, death of son ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Another World (2014)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Israel
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The movie is a post-apocalyptic horror/science fiction film. the setting is in a near post apocalyptic future where a biological warfare program goes wrong, and turns most of humanity to mindless, murderous creatures.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, survival, biological warfare, uncover truth, tough heroes, danger, brutality, apocalypse, chaos, female warrior, scientist, social decay ...
Time: future, 21st century
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Escape from Sobibor (1987)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Yugoslavia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: During WWII, the death camp at Treblinka had an escape, causing the Commandant at a similar camp in Sobibor to vow (actually threaten) that his camp would never experience the same thing. But those who were its captives, the Jewish laborers that had ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: concentration camp, captivity, genocide, violence, brutality, against humanity, pow, holocaust, danger, confined, hopes, rebelliousness ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: poland, europe
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Escape from Hell (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A women's prison camp is located deep in the tropical rain forest. Sadistic guards and a warden from hell make life almost unbearable for the inmates, and any infraction of the rules is dealt with swiftly and savagely. The camp doctor is ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: jungle, prison, violence, murder, brutality, death, punishment, prison life, partners, on the run, captivity, rebellion ...
Time: 70s
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 7.1
 76K
Martyrs (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young woman's quest for revenge against the people who kidnapped and tormented her as a child leads her and a friend, who is also a victim of child abuse, on a terrifying journey into a living hell of depravity.
Style: disturbing, rough, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: torture, cult, child abuse, violence, torture chamber, kidnapping, gory, torment, suffering, brutality, vengeance, afterlife ...
Time: contemporary, year 1971
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I Spit on Your Grave (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A remake of the 1979 controversial cult classic, I Spit on Your Grave retells the horrific tale of writer Jennifer Hills who takes a retreat from the city to a charming cabin in the woods to start on her next book. But Jennifer's presence in ...
Style: disturbing, scary, suspenseful, brutal, rough ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: sexual abuse, rape and revenge, rape, vengeance, murder, violence spree, gang rape, violence against women, danger, woman in danger, rapist, in the woods ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Cannibal Holocaust (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A New York University professor returns from a rescue mission to the Amazon rainforest with the footage shot by a lost team of documentarians who were making a film about the area's local cannibal tribes.
Style: brutal, disturbing, scary, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cannibalism, amazon rainforest, jungle, torture, atrocity, insanity, gory, survival, violence spree, brutality, cult, rape ...
Time: 20th century
Place: south america, latin america, usa, new york
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The Last House on the Left (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A group of teenage girls heading into the city hook up with a gang of drug-addled ne'er-do-wells and are brutally murdered. The killers find their way to the home of one of their victim's parents, where both father and mother exact a ...
Style: scary, brutal, suspenseful, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, slasher, sexualized violence, sadism, murder, violence, gory, danger, psychopath, vengeance, torture, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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A Clockwork Orange (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Demonic gang-leader Alex goes on the spree of rape, mugging and murder with his pack of "droogs". But he's a boy who also likes Beethoven's Ninth and a bit of "the old in-out, in-out". He later finds himself at the ...
Style: banned film, atmospheric, disturbing, futuristic, bleak ...
Plot: rape, insanity, gang, brainwashing, violence, social misfits, psychopath, surrealism, social decay, sadism, violence spree, society ...
Time: future, 20th century, near future, 1990s
Place: britain, europe
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