Murder witness movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant murder witness movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, psychological and disturbing films and TV shows about / with murder witness, murder, suspense, deadly, death, violence, danger, police investigation, investigation and serial killer plots mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as murder witness: Eyewitness (2016), Stranger by the Lake (2013), Blow-Up (1966), Collateral (2004), Green Room (2015), Keys to Tulsa (1997), Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021), Trauma Center (2019), Trauma (1993), Cold Hell (2017).

List of murder witness movies

Eyewitness (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Two teenage boys secretly meet up in a cabin, bear witness to a shooting and barely escape with their lives. Desperate to keep their relationship a secret and in fear of being found by the perpetrator, they remain silent but soon learn that what has ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, small town, witnessing a crime, couple relations, murder, investigation, forest, murder witness, suspense, character change, witness, relationship problems ...
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Stranger by the Lake (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Summertime. A cruising spot for men, tucked away on the shores of a lake. Franck falls in love with Michel, an attractive, potent and lethally dangerous man. Franck knows this, but wants to live out his passion anyway.
Style: erotic, sexy, talky, lyrical, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: chick flick, adult
Plot: gay, sex scene, murder, male male relationship, outdoor sex, summer, police detective, male nudity, investigation, police investigation, love, loneliness ...
Time: 80s, 21st century
Place: france, paris france
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Blow-Up (1966)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A successful mod photographer in London whose world is bounded by fashion, pop music, marijuana, and easy sex, feels his life is boring and despairing. But in the course of a single day he accidentally captures on film the commission of a murder. ...
Style: surreal, cerebral, art house, stylized, erotic ...
Plot: photographer, voyeurism, fashion, murder witness, fashion photographer, cover up, sex, art, corpse, surveillance, fashion model, free love ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe, paris france
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Collateral (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Cab driver Max picks up a man who offers him $600 to drive him around. But the promise of easy money sours when Max realizes his fare is an assassin.
Style: tense, clever, neo noir, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, twists and turns, taxi, taxi driver, hostage, killings, assassin, merciless, victim, sociopath, murder witness, suspense ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Green Room (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young punk rock band find themselves trapped in a secluded venue after stumbling upon a horrific act of violence.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, disturbing, suspenseful, dark ...
Plot: skinhead, suspense, murder, survival, violence, brutality, friendship, punk, punk band, escape, revenge, trapped ...
Time: 2010s
Place: oregon, portland oregon
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Keys to Tulsa (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Richter Boudreau is on a bad streak: Languishing in the shadow of his celebrity mother, he loses his job as a film critic for the town paper, and now he's been approached with a dangerous proposition that ultimately leads to blackmail. ...
Style: enigmatic, surreal, stylized, melancholic, captivating ...
Plot: stripper, dysfunctional family, blackmail, plot twist, twists and turns, murder, murder witness, love triangle, dishonesty, love and romance, drug dealing, journalism ...
Time: 90s
Place: oklahoma
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Those Who Wish Me Dead (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young boy finds himself pursued by two assassins in the Montana wilderness with a survival expert determined to protecting him - and a forest fire threatening to consume them all. Download : ...
Style: captivating, feminist film, thrilling, perverse, anamorphic ...
Plot: female protagonist, murder witness, survival, suspense, strong female lead, runaway, home invasion, murder, forest fire, wilderness, fire brigade, assassination attempt ...
Time: 2020s
Place: montana, florida
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Trauma Center (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lt. Wakes is a vengeful police detective determined to solve the murders of his partner and an informant, and joins forces with a witness injured during the shootings. After the killers pursue the witness across the abandoned floor of a hospital, ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspenseful, exciting, intense ...
Plot: asthma, murder, fight, murder witness, chase, police investigation, damsel in distress, woman in danger, suspense, hunt down, violence, law enforcement ...
Place: puerto rico
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Trauma (1993)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An anorexic young woman escapes from a psychiatric clinic and meets a young man who wants to help. She is caught and returned to her parents, who are soon beheaded by a garrotting stranger making the rounds about town, apparently striking only when ...
Style: psychological, slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, kidnapping, journalism, amateur detective, woman in danger, teenage life, haunted by the past, murder witness, rain, suspense ...
Time: 90s
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Cold Hell (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Özge Dogruol, a young Vienna based taxi driver of Turkish origin. She witnesses an extremely brutal murder. The offender seems to be a crazed serial killer and he is convinced that Özge has seen him. A life-and-death struggle ensues.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, exciting ...
Plot: female vigilante, serial killer, religious fundamentalist, anti heroine, religious intolerance, police detective, heroine, psychopath, psycho killer, male female partnership, religious fanatic, strong female lead ...
Time: 21st century
Place: vienna, germany
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The Other Side of the Street (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Brazil, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Regina, a lonely 65 year old who works on the neighborhood watch for the police in Copacabana, believes to have witnessed a murder in the building across the street, and ends up getting involved with the suspect in a potentially dangerous chain of ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: life is a bitch, obsession, couple relations, terminal illness, murder witness, elderly, amateur detective, love and romance, aging, investigation, couples, fall in love ...
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, europe, former yugoslavia
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Sweet Home (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain, Poland
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple decides to spend a romantic evening in a floor of a semi-abandoned building that slip because she works as a consultant for the council house and got the keys. During the evening they discover that a hooded murderer is the only tenant left ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, tense ...
Plot: home invasion, couples, murder, on the run, couple relations, isolation, confined, tenant, murder witness, house, maniac, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
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The Chi (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A relevant, timely and distinctive coming-of-age story following a half dozen interrelated characters in the South Side of Chicago. The story centers on Brandon, an ambitious and confident young man who dreams about opening a restaurant of his own ...
Style: rough, mind bending, unusual plot structure, sitcom
Audience: teen drama
Plot: black cast, coming of age, brotherhood, single mother, murder witness, murder, society, grownups, friendship, suspense, rivalry, blaxploitation ...
Place: chicago illinois
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No Rest for the Wicked (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Madrid, the beginning of the century. One day, the police inspector Santos Trinidad coming home very drunk, is involved in a triple murder. But there is a witness who managed to escape and that could incriminate him. Santos undertakes an ...
Style: neo noir, realistic, rough, bleak, mind bending ...
Plot: police officer, police investigation, murder, investigation, dishonesty, murder witness, law enforcement, terrorism, violence, drugs, death, secret past ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain, madrid
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A Bronx Tale (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Set in the Bronx during the tumultuous 1960s, an adolescent boy is torn between his honest, working-class father and a violent yet charismatic crime boss. Complicating matters is the youngster's growing attraction - forbidden in his ...
Style: sentimental, intense, realistic, touching, reflective ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, coming of age, organized crime, mentor, loyalty, gang leader, father son relationship, friendship, african american, gang, brutality ...
Time: 60s, year 1960, 20th century, year 1968
Place: new york, bronx new york city, usa, new york state, new jersey
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Snakes on a Plane (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: America is on the search for the murderer Eddie Kim. Sean Jones must fly to L.A. to testify in a hearing against Kim. Accompanied by FBI agent Neville Flynn, the flight receives some unexpected visitors.
Style: scary, suspenseful, exciting, campy, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: airplane, snake, dangerous animal, death, suspense, witness protection, giant snake, cobra, disaster, confined, panic, characters killed one by one ...
Time: jurassic, 2000s, 21st century
Place: hawaii, los angeles, honolulu hawaii, bali
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One Night (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the harbor city of Le Havre, France, a woman is stabbed during the night, just below the windows of her neighborhood. Pierre (Yvan Attal) has witnessed the murder, and heard the wails of the women crying for help. So have the neighbors, ...
Style: psychological, serious, thought provoking, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: murder, murder witness, human nature, uncover truth, witnessing a crime, life is a bitch, moral dilemma, dishonesty, introspection, couples, police investigation, helplessness ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: europe, france, normandy
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Undeniable (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: 25 years ago, Jane saw a man killing her mother. Today, she's a well adjusted wife and mother herself. While having a physical, she notices a doctor who looks like the killer and reports him. No one believes her - except one cop.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, police investigation, murder witness, couples, couple relations, witnessing a crime, mental health, investigation, murder mystery, murderer, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
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Head Over Heels (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ordinary single girl Amanda Pierce (Monica Potter) unexpectedly finds herself sharing an awesome Manhattan apartment with four sexy supermodels. Determined to bring Amanda into their world, the models give her the ultimate makeover. The plan works ...
Style: humorous, romantic, entertaining, funny, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, date night
Plot: fashion, comedy of errors, undercover, apartment building, roommate, teenager, fall in love, model, stalking, neighbor, lifestyle, mistaken identity ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: manhattan new york city, san francisco, new york, usa
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Dressed to Kill (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mysterious, tall, blonde woman, wearing sunglasses murders one of a psychiatrist's patients, and now she's after the prostitute who witnessed it.
Style: sexy, neo noir, erotic, scary, twist ending ...
Audience: adult
Plot: serial killer, voyeurism, sex, psychopath, female nudity, infidelity, murder, dysfunctional marriage, voyeur, prostitution, adultery, murder mystery ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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Colombiana (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Zoe Saldana plays a young woman who, after witnessing her parents’ murder as a child in Bogota, grows up to be a stone-cold assassin. She works for her uncle as a hitman by day, but her personal time is spent engaging in vigilante murders that she ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, tricky ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, female assassin, female killer, hitman, revenge, one against many, tough girl, haunted by the past, assassin, female protagonist, strong female lead, vigilantism ...
Time: year 1992, 90s, 21st century
Place: colombia, latin america, new jersey, south america, usa ...
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Play Motel (1979)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The motel has a special room designed for sexual activities. It also has a habit of photographing sex act engines and extorting the parties concerned. One day a mysterious killer with black gloves up and the situation is changing.
Style: psychotronic, bleak, disturbing, scary, erotic ...
Plot: sex maniac, suspense, hotel, murder, erotica, murder witness, investigation, serial killer, mysterious man, psycho killer, dead woman, maniac ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy
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Woo dung saai yan si gin (2002)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Pop star Anna has been kidnapped. Kidnapper Jash uploads the video clip of Anna being tortured onto the internet, which instantly becomes the talk of Hong Kong. A week later, Jash contacts the police, asking not for a ransom but for retired police ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, crime investigation, murder witness, unknown killer, teenage boy, psycho, cruelty, love interest, mysterious man, murder, interrogation, suspense ...
Place: hong kong
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Tom Sawyer (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany, Romania
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tom Sawyer (LOUIS HOFMANN) has a head full of pranks and drives when he invents is not just a new adventure, preferably around with his best buddy Huck Finn (LEON SEIDEL) - much to the chagrin of his Aunt Polly (HEIKE MAKATSCH) with Tom and his ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, captivating, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: buddies, child's point of view, young heroes, adventurer, friendship, adolescence vs adulthood, prank, false accusation, escapades, teaching the ways of the world, americana, murder witness ...
Time: 19th century
Place: missouri, st. petersburg russia, america, mississippi
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The Bloodstained Butterfly (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A girl is murdered in a park. The man is tried and convicted for the crime but the killings suddenly continue.
Style: slasher, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: suspense, murder investigation, miscarriage of justice, whodunit, serial killer, mental illness, male female relationship, psycho killer, unknown killer, cruelty, murder witness, female victim ...
Place: milan italy
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Detectives (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Georgia
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: "Detektivebi" is based on the real police reports in Georgia, and the crimes solved by the operative investigation detectives' team of the Internal Affairs ministry. Based on real facts and investigations from the crime scene. The ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, scary, exciting
Plot: serial killer, murder, violence, murder witness, investigator, murder victim, police officer, psychological trauma, suspense, lesbian sex, psychopath, psychologist ...
Place: estonia
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Come Sweet Death (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Austria
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Former detective Brenner has become an ambulance driver and finds himself, much to his dismay, caught up in a war between two rival first aid organizations.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, feel good, light ...
Plot: murder, rescue, investigation, conflict, ex law enforcer, rivalry, law enforcement, murder investigation, murder witness, strangulation, medical, ex-cop ...
Time: 90s
Place: austria, vienna, europe
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Seven Blood-Stained Orchids (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman, a survivor of a failed murder attempt by a person dubbed "The Half-Moon Killer" by the police, and her husband must find the connecting thread between herself, six other women, and the killer before the killer strikes at her again.
Style: slasher, realistic, atmospheric, serious, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, suspense, police, prostitute, murder of a prostitute, dead prostitute, police investigation, amateur detective, law enforcement, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy
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Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: FBI agent Malcolm Turner and his 17-year-old son, Trent, go undercover at an all-girls performing arts school after Trent witnesses a murder. Posing as Big Momma and Charmaine, they must find the murderer before he finds them.
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: cross dressing, male to female cross dressing, hidden identity, disguise, working undercover, law enforcement, investigation, parents and children, teenage life, fbi, family relations, special agents ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, georgia
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Archangel (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Set in contemporary Moscow and the frozen northern town of Archangel, the drama revisits the stark landscape of Communist Russia and takes place over four days in the life of academic Fluke Kelso. His fateful meeting with a former Stalinist ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, sensual ...
Plot: josef stalin, conspiracy, murder, prostitute, investigation, uncover truth, obsession, politics, intrigue, soldier, state affairs, missing person ...
Time: year 1953
Place: russia, moscow russia
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