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The list contains the best, new and most relevant brutal movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out brutal, serious, suspense, intense, bloody and rough films and TV shows about / with violence, death, brutality, blood, mentor, gore, violent, murder, dialogue and vengeance plots mostly in Horror, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, Italy, Germany and other countries.
TOP 10 movies tagged as brutal: Funny Games (2007), The Collector (2009), Eden Lake (2008), I Spit on Your Grave 2 (2013), A Serbian Film (2010), Taken (2017), The Human Centipede (2009), Final Destination 3 (2006), Freddy vs. Jason (2003), Django Unchained (2012).
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The Godfather
Crime, Drama
USA
175 min.
 9.2
Django Unchained
Drama, Western
USA
165 min.
 8.4
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Kickboxer Retaliation
Action, Drama
USA
110 min.
 5.0
Red Sparrow
Action, Drama, Thriller
USA
140 min.
 6.6

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 6.5
 80K
Funny Games
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France, UK, Austria, Germany, Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: When Ann, husband George and son Georgie arrive at their holiday home they are visited by a pair of polite and seemingly pleasant young men. Armed with deceptively sweet smiles and some golf clubs, they proceed to terrorize and torture the ...
Style: brutal, psychological, scary, rough, bad ending ...
Plot: brutality, serial killer, family, hostages, torture, murder, danger, gory, surveillance, home invasion, bad guy wins, psychological torture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.4
 50K
The Collector
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.
Style: brutal, scary, suspenseful, suspense, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slasher, serial killer, torture, brutality, gory, violence, masked man, trap, held captive, danger, extreme violence, insanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa
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 6.8
 67K
Eden Lake
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Eden Lake is a relentlessly tense and immaculately paced horror-thriller about modern youth gone wild. When a young couple goes to a remote wooded lake for a romantic getaway, their quiet weekend is shattered by an aggressive group of local kids. ...
Style: bleak, brutal, suspense, bad ending, bloody ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: survival, gory, chase, murder, gang, brutality, revenge, forest, teenagers, torture, insanity, death of protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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I Spit on Your Grave 2
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Naturally beautiful, Katie has just settled into New York where she, like many other young women, is trying to make it as a model. But what starts out as an innocent and simple photo shoot soon turns into something disturbingly unthinkable! Raped, ...
Style: disturbing, brutal, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: vengeance, gory, rape, brutality, woman in danger, torture, female protagonist, sexual abuse, conspiracy theory, justice, danger, model ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, bulgaria
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 5.1
 49K
A Serbian Film
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Serbia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Milos, a retired porn star, leads a normal family life trying to make ends meet. Presented with the opportunity of a lifetime to financially support his family for the rest of their lives, Milos must participate in one last mysterious film. From ...
Style: macabre, rough, brutal, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: sexual abuse, brutality, murder, pornography, rape, gory, insanity, strong sexual content, perversity, sadism, torture, incest ...
Time: 21st century, ancient history
Place: serbia, europe
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 6.7
 7K
Taken
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 41 min.
Story: The origin story of younger, hungrier, former Green Beret Bryan Mills as he deals with a personal tragedy that shakes his world. As he fights to overcome the incident and exact revenge, Mills is pulled into a career as a deadly CIA operative, a job ...
Style: brutal, suspense, harsh, exciting
Plot: kidnapping, cia agent, daring rescue, father daughter relationship, human trafficking, father, protective parent, lone hero, crimes, heroes, divorced parents, organized crime ...
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The Human Centipede
Genre: Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 92 min.
Story: During a stopover in Germany in the middle of a carefree road trip through Europe, two American girls find themselves alone at night when their car breaks down in the woods. Searching for help at a nearby villa, they are wooed into the clutches of a ...
Style: brutal, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, macabre ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, brutality, experiment gone awry, body horror, insanity, excrement, confined, violence, victim, crimes, exploitation, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany
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Final Destination 3
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A student's premonition of a deadly rollercoaster ride saves her life and a lucky few, but not from death itself – which seeks out those who escaped their fate.
Style: serious, scary, bloody, suspense, bad ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: death, destiny, supernatural, catastrophe, survival, classmates, characters killed one by one, brutality, loss of loved one, fortune teller, roller coaster, cheating death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city
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Freddy vs. Jason
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Evil dream-demon Freddy Krueger devises a plan to manipulate the unstoppable Jason Vorhees into hacking up the teenagers of Elm Street in an effort to make people remember the name Freddy Krueger, thus freeing him from limbo.
Style: scary, brutal, bloody, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, brutality, monster, gory, blood, violence, two killers, danger, teenagers, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, 2000s
Place: ohio, new jersey, midwest
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Django Unchained
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.
Style: dark humor, talky, rough, realistic, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, slavery, bounty hunter, vengeance, gory, racial violence, brutality, old west, african american, united states of america, violence, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: mississippi, usa, tennessee, texas
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 8.0
 575K
The Revenant
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.
Style: atmospheric, tense, melancholic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, revenge, vengeance, wilderness, violence, life & death, betrayal, violent, indians, beautiful scenery, old west, native americans ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
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The Last House on the Left
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
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: suspenseful, brutal, scary, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: brutality, gory, rape, serial killer, murder, gratuitous violence, violence, torture, sexualized violence, psychopath, danger, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Hills Have Eyes
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on Wes Craven's 1977 suspenseful cult classic, The Hills Have Eyes is the story of a family road trip that goes terrifyingly awry when the travelers become stranded in a government atomic zone. Miles from nowhere, the Carter family soon ...
Style: scary, brutal, suspenseful, bleak, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: desert, brutality, survival, slasher, gory, cannibalism, human monster, torture, stranded, stranded in the desert, wilderness, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: new mexico, usa, mine
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Cannibal Holocaust
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: scary, brutal, disturbing, rough, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, cannibalism, brutality, gory, survival, torture, rape, violence, blood, strong sexual content, insanity, film within a film ...
Time: 20th century
Place: latin america, south america, new york, usa
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The Passion of the Christ
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: "The Passion of the Christ" is a film about the last 12 hours in the life of Jesus. Director Mel Gibson received much criticism from critics and audiences for his explicit depiction of and focus on violence and on christs suffering, ...
Style: biblical, epic, bleak, factual, brutal ...
Plot: christianity, jesus, suffering, religion, torture, betrayal, redemption, sacrifice, life philosophy, brutality, death, last supper ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
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Gangs of New York
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 167 min.
Story: It's 1863. America was born in the streets. Amsterdam Vallon returns to the Five Points of America to seek vengeance against the psychotic gangland kingpin, Bill the Butcher, who murdered his father years earlier. With an eager pickpocket by ...
Style: brutal, suspense, harsh, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, revenge, betrayal, gangsters, gang, organized crime, gang war, brutality, greed, hidden identity, mob boss, ethnic slur ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 1860s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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House of 1000 Corpses
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Two teenage couples traveling across the backwoods of Texas searching for urban legends of serial killers end up as prisoners of a bizarre and sadistic backwater family of serial killers.
Style: scary, rough, bloody, macabre, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, gory, slasher, cannibalism, murder, violence, torture, insanity, urban legend, evil doctor, brutality, violent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1977
Place: texas, usa
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 7.8
 185K
Halloween
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In John Carpenter's horror classic, a psychotic murderer, institutionalized since childhood for the murder of his sister, escapes and stalks a bookish teenage girl and her friends while his doctor chases him through the streets.
Style: suspenseful, scary, rough, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, slasher, halloween, violence, masked killer, murder, death, small town, psychopath, violent, gory, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s, year 1978, 1960s ...
Place: california, midwest
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 5.5
 79K
Piranha 3D
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Each year the population of sleepy Lake Victoria, Arizona explodes from 5,000 to 50,000 residents for the annual Spring Break celebration. But then, an earthquake opens an underwater chasm, releasing an enormous swarm of ancient Piranha that have ...
Style: scary, suspense, brutal, not serious, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: gory, piranha, dangerous animal, death, violence, brutality, deadly creature, blood, killer animal, animal attack, fish, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: arizona, usa
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 5.6
 38K
The Hitcher
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: While driving through the New Mexico Desert during a rainy night, the college students Jim Halsey and his girlfriend Grace Andrews give a ride to the hitchhiker John Ryder. While in their car, the stranger proves to be a psychopath threatening the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, gory, slasher, chase, mind game, survival, murder, on the road, torture, hitchhiker, road trip, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, texas, usa
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 8.0
 704K
Sin City
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Welcome to Sin City. This town beckons to the tough, the corrupt, the brokenhearted. Some call it dark… Hard-boiled. Then there are those who call it home — Crooked cops, sexy dames, desperate vigilantes. Some are seeking revenge, others lust ...
Style: surreal, bleak, dark, twists and turns, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, vengeance, dark hero, gory, comics, justice, social decay, vigilante, brutality, hitman, multiple storylines, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s
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 7.2
 279K
The Equalizer
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ...
Style: suspense, exciting, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilante, corruption, lone hero, crime, gunfight, gory, righting the wronged, brutality, blood, weapons, organized crime, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa, russia, moscow russia
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 7.2
 230K
The Patriot
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 165 min.
Story: After proving himself on the field of battle in the French and Indian War, Benjamin Martin wants nothing more to do with such things, preferring the simple life of a farmer. But when his son Gabriel enlists in the army to defend their new nation, ...
Style: rough, captivating, sentimental, uplifting, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, vengeance, rebellion, revolution, british, courage, freedom, patriotism, daring rescue, death, period piece, wartime ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s, 1780s
Place: south carolina, england, usa, scotland, southern usa
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It Comes at Night
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Secure within a desolate home as an unnatural threat terrorizes the world, a man has established a tenuous domestic order with his wife and son, but this will soon be put to test when a desperate young family arrives seeking refuge.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, brutal, psychological, rough
Plot: survival, infected, cabin in the woods, paranoia, forest, fear, hopelessness, violence, pandemic, nightmare, darkness, murder of family ...
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 7.3
 4K
Claws
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Follow the life and crimes of five diverse and treacherous manicurists working at the Nail Artisan of Manatee County salon, where there is a lot more going on than silk wraps and pedicures.
Style: humorous, brutal, tense, dark humor, idiotic
Plot: dishonesty, danger, crimes, life is a bitch, money, survival, gang, female protagonist, workplace, drug lord, siblings relations, weapons
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Patient Seven
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The film centers on Dr. Marcus, a renowned psychiatrist who has selected 6 severe mentally ill and dangerous patients from the Spring Valley Mental Hospital to interview as part of research for his new book. As Dr. Marcus interviews each patient, ...
Style: macabre, brutal, psychological, enigmatic, twist ending
Plot: mental patient, psychiatrist, interview, hallucination, doctor, death, anthology, book, mental institution, multiple storylines, storytelling, gun ...
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 3.9
 994
Inkubus
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Inkubus tells the story of a skeleton crew working the final shift at a soon to be demolished police station. The night takes a gruesome turn when the demon, Inkubus, calmly walks into the station holding the severed head of a murdered girl. Inkubus ...
Style: scary, serious, brutal, suspenseful, sadistic
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, gory, police station, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, nightmare, characters killed one by one, mysterious stranger, supernatural, evisceration ...
Time: contemporary
Place: rhode island, usa
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 5.0
 14K
Leatherface
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young nurse is kidnapped by a group of violent teens who escape from a mental hospital and take her on the road trip from hell. Pursued by an equally deranged lawman out for revenge, one of the teens is destined for tragedy and horrors that will ...
Style: suspense, brutal, rough, bleak
Plot: extreme violence, chainsaw murder, masked villain, chainsaw, violence, murder, countryside, face mask, trap, panic, survival, fear ...
Time: year 1965, year 1955
Place: texas
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 6.3
 586
School
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 26 min.
Style: depressing, gothic, atmospheric, brutal
Plot: school, underage smoking, teenager, friendship, teenage life, teenage sex, troubled youth, puberty, beating, controversy, family relations, social misfits ...
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 8.6
 6K
Cyborgs
Genre: War
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 112 min.
Story: ‘The Cyborgs’ is re-telling the recent history of Ukraine – the legendary fight for Donetsk Airport in 2014 during Russian invasion. The freedom fighters from various divisions of Ukrainian army and volunteer battalions took a 242-days stand ...
Style: rough, serious, disturbing, brutal, suspenseful ...
Plot: heroism, friends, death, heroes, war violence, courage, friendship, vengeance, war, danger, shooting, soldier ...
Place: ukraine, europe
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