Jack the ripper movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant jack the ripper movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, scary, realistic and atmospheric films and TV shows about / with jack the ripper, murder, crimes, serial killer, danger, prostitute, deadly, investigation, violence and slasher plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Mystery genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as jack the ripper: From Hell (2001), Jack the Ripper (1988), Murder by Decree (1979), Jack the Ripper (1976), Time After Time (1979), Batman: Gotham by Gaslight (2018), Black Butler (2008), Whitechapel (2009), Edge of Sanity (1989), Time After Time (2017).

List of jack the ripper movies

From Hell (2001)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic, UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Frederick Abberline is an opium-huffing inspector from Scotland Yard who falls for one of Jack the Ripper's prostitute targets in this Hughes brothers adaption of a graphic novel that posits the Ripper's true identity.
Style: gothic, tense, scary, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, jack the ripper, who done it, crimes, graphic violence, a vision, psychic, police investigation, police detective, life is a bitch, freemason, prostitute ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1880s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, ireland, east end london ...
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Jack the Ripper (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 182 min.
TV show
Story: Jack the Ripper was a 1988 two-part television movie/mini-series portraying a fictionalized account of the hunt for Jack The Ripper, the killer responsible for the Whitechapel murders of 1888. The series coincided with the 100th anniversary of the ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: jack the ripper, serial killer, murder, megalomaniac, mystery, multiple suspects, crime, mortician, murder of a prostitute, police detective, track down, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1880s
Place: scotland yard, england, london, europe, east end london
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Murder by Decree (1979)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes is drawn into the case of Jack the Ripper who is killing prostitutes in London's East End. Assisted by Dr. Watson, and using information provided by a renowned psychic, Robert Lees, Holmes finds that the murders may have its ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jack the ripper, serial killer, murder, mystery, crime, crimes, conspiracy, sherlock holmes, danger, track down, slasher, deadly ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1800s, 1880s ...
Place: england, london, europe, scotland
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Jack the Ripper (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A serial killer whose mother was a prostitute starts killing streetwalkers as a way of paying back his mother for her abuse.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, jack the ripper, prostitute, psychopath, maniac, police investigation, woman in danger, who done it, deadly, danger, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 1880s, 19th century
Place: england, london, europe, scotland
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Time After Time (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The Wildest Chase Of The Century! London 1893 is home to a killer with a macabre nickname... and also to a visionary genius who would write The Time Machine. But what if H.G. Wells' invention wasn't fiction? And what if Jack the Ripper ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, cult film, psychotronic ...
Plot: time machine, time travel, museum, jack the ripper, serial killer, fish out of water, culture clash, romance, adventure, danger, changing the past or future, heroes ...
Time: 70s, 19th century, 20th century, victorian era, victorian ...
Place: san francisco, london, california, usa, europe
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Batman: Gotham by Gaslight (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In an alternative Victorian Age Gotham City, Batman begins his war on crime while he investigates a new series of murders by Jack the Ripper.
Style: psychotronic, stylized, suspense, serious, bleak ...
Plot: superhero, masked vigilante, serial killer, jack the ripper, batman, steampunk, murder investigation, gotham city, vigilante, police corruption, heroes, tough guy ...
Time: 1880s, victorian era
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Black Butler (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In Victorian-era London, on the night of Ciel Phantomhive's tenth birthday, a fire destroyed his manor and killed both of his parents. In a moment of despair, Ciel strikes a deal with a demon - his soul in exchange for revenge. This demon ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: master and servant, butler, supernatural, demon, investigation, deal with the devil, supernatural ability, young heroes, evil force, aristocracy, murder, society ...
Time: victorian era, victorian, 19th century, victorian england
Place: london, england, europe
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Whitechapel (2009)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Whitechapel is a British television drama series produced by Carnival Films, in which detectives in London's Whitechapel district deal with murders which replicate historical crimes. The first series was first broadcast in the UK on 2 February ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, police detective, forensics, victim, manhunt, crimes, law enforcement, team, murder, murder investigation, police station ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, victorian era
Place: england, london, europe, east end london
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Edge of Sanity (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When Henry Jekyll's experiments with cocaine have gotten out of control, he transforms into the hideous Jack Hyde. As Hyde he searches the London streets at night for his prey in whorehouses and opium dens. The police can't catch him, he ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, offbeat, scary ...
Plot: murder, prostitute, split personality, slasher, mad scientist, psychopath, mental illness, jekyll and hyde, cocaine, jack the ripper, drug abuse, obsession ...
Time: 80s, victorian england, victorian era
Place: london
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Time After Time (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of young H.G. Wells and his time machine.
Style: serious, captivating, intense, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: time travel, serial killer, murder, love, time machine, danger, jack the ripper, fish out of water, time traveler, death, betrayal, alternate reality ...
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Ripper Street (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: A drama set in the East End of London in 1889, during the aftermath of the "Ripper" murders. The action centres around the notorious H Division – the police precinct from hell – which is charged with keeping order in the chaotic ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, killings, danger, who done it, crimes, investigator, fist fighting, victim, multiple suspects, responsibility, notoriety ...
Time: victorian england, 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1880s
Place: england, london, europe, east end london
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Hands of the Ripper (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A series of murders occur that mirror those committed by the Whitechapel Ripper. Through his experiments with psychoanalysis Dr Pritchard discovers a deadly violence in one of his young female patients. As he delves into the recesses of her mind he ...
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, scary, offbeat ...
Plot: slasher, serial killer, prostitute, psychopath, murder, daughter, jack the ripper, repression, gory, family life, destiny, deadly ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: england, europe, london
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The Legend of Bloody Jack (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The legend of Jack The Ripper comes to real when one of his descendants revive him.
Style: rough, scary, serious
Plot: supernatural, slasher, forest, decapitation, blood, murder, danger, imaginary, serial killer, crimes, gory, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Waxwork II: Lost in Time (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The survivors of the first Waxwork must use a portal through time to defeat the evil that has followed them and turned their lives upside down.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, scary, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, heroes, good versus evil, hunchback, jester, possession, zombie, vampire, mutant, haunted house, decapitation, ghost ...
Time: 90s, middle ages, 1990s
Place: england
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Terror at London Bridge (1985)
Genre: Crime, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: London Bridge, London, England, 1888: Jack the Ripper dies in the Thames river. London Bridge, Lake Havasu, Arizona, 1985: the last original stone used to rebuild London Bridge is laid and all the city is happy...but then some strange murders start ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: murder, mystery, supernatural, ghost, serial killer, slasher, knife murder, time travel, jack the ripper, small town life, reincarnation, who done it ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 80s
Place: arizona, london, europe, england, usa ...
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The Monster of London City (1964)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This is a Jack the Ripper film. Jack is very much alive in 1960s London as a series of brutal slayings by the Monster of London City has Scotland Yard baffled. In a macabre coincidence, a new play about the famous murderer is about to become a major ...
Style: twists and turns
Plot: actor, jack the ripper, human monster, doctor, broken glass, crime scene, servant, death, stabbed to death, maniac, investigator, investigation ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: scotland yard, london
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A Study in Terror (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Watson reads from the newspaper there have been two similar murders near Whitechapel in a few days, Sherlock Holmes' sharp deductive is immediately stimulated to start its merciless method of elimination after observation of every ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Plot: private detective, serial killer, prostitute, murder, track down, woman in danger, who done it, police detective, law enforcement, mystery, investigation, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1880s
Place: europe, england, london
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Seven Murders for Scotland Yard (1972)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Several murders have taken place in London. All the victims are prostitutes and the murderer is using the same techniques as Jack the Ripper. Peter Dockerman, an ex-acrobat and husband of one of the victims is the prime suspect. But whoever the ...
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending, cult film
Plot: prostitute, murder, killer, slasher, voyeurism, maniac, mystery killer, black gloves, cannibal, psycho, threatened with a knife, manhunt ...
Time: 1880s, 19th century
Place: scotland yard, england, london
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Massacre (1989)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A prostitute is brutally killed by the road side by a maniancal killer. Nearby a horror film is being produced but the director is worried that the script is too passé for a modern audience and so he plans to include a séance scene - he hires a ...
Plot: church, axe murder, blood, murder investigation, throat slitting, filmmaking, blade, knife, slasher, serial killer, blood spatter, blood splatter ...
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Champagnegalopp (1975)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Sweden, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A Victorian aristocrat buys a former madhouse and converts it into a "love nest" to woo and bed Alice, the lovely blonde Minister's daughter he meets in an art gallery.
Style: sex comedy, sexual, sexy
Plot: satire, pervert, sex toy, sex, jack the ripper, prostitute, nudity (full frontal - brief), high society, brothel, female nudity
Time: 1800s, victorian era
Place: england
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The Dungeonmaster (1984)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Paul, a computer whiz who spends more time with his machine than with his girlfriend, finds that he has been chosen as a worthy opponent for Mestema, and evil wizard who has spent centuries searching for a challenging foe. After having his computer ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, semi serious, cult film
Plot: heavy metal, woman in danger, computers and web, danger, hostages, imaginary, prodigy, heroes, escapades, rivalry, rescue, heavy metal culture ...
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The Ripper (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An old antique ring turns a college professor into a homicidal maniac when he puts it on. The ring originaly belonged to Jack the Ripper, and the Ripper's spirit possesses whoever wears it.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: murder, supernatural, slasher, college, fall in love, curses spells and rituals, small town life, imaginary, serial killer, crimes, ghost, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe
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Waxwork (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA, UK, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Wealthy slacker college student Mark, his new girlfriend Sarah, and their friends are invited to a special showing at a mysterious wax museum which displays 18 of the most evil men of all time. After his ex-girlfriend and another friend disappear, ...
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, wax museum, transformation, vampire, haunted house, occult, museum, supernatural, mythical creature, midget, deadly creature, youth ...
Time: 80s
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The Ripper (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This telling of the story of Jack the Ripper focuses not on the killings as much as on the aristocratic lives of the people connected to the heir-apparent to the throne of England... who of course is the Ripper. It tells also of the investigator who ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: prostitute, serial killer, murder, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, investigation, danger, mystery, crime, slasher, love affair ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1880s, victorian era
Place: london, europe, england, east end london, buckingham palace ...
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Jack's Back (1988)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young doctor is suspected when a series of Jack the Ripper copycat killings is committed. However, when the doctor himself is murdered, his identical twin brother claims to have seen visions of the true killer.
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, rough, scary ...
Plot: murder of a prostitute, psychopath, murder, woman in danger, serial killer, prostitute, slasher, police investigation, scalpel, hypnosis, twins, mystery ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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The Ruling Class (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 154 min.
Story: When the Earl of Gurney dies in a cross-dressing accident, his schizophrenic son, Jack, inherits the Gurney estate. Jack is not the average nobleman; he sings and dances across the estate and thinks he is Jesus reincarnated. Believing that Jack is ...
Style: dark humor, cult film, witty, humorous, surreal ...
Plot: satire, delusion, country estate, mental illness, deadly, crimes, schizophrenia, religions or cults, disorder, couples, misfit, split personality ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, victorian era
Place: england, britain, europe, london
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Lulu (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lulu models for a young painter who tries to seduce her. When her husband enters the room he dies from a heart attack. Lulu marries the painter, who commits suicide when he finds out that she has been having a long standing affair with Dr Schon and ...
Plot: sexploitation, see through clothes, dancer, nipples visible through clothing, painter, cigarette smoking, female full frontal nudity, pubic hair, gun shot, bare breasts, breast kissing, sexual relations ...
Place: london
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Blade (1973)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A homicide detective goes after a woman-hating serial killer, who uses knives to murder his victims.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: middle aged man, death, uncle niece relationship, drug use, african american, murder of daughter, police, police officer, slasher killer, slasher, congressman, father daughter relationship ...
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Shanghai Knights (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The dynamic duo of Chon Wang and Roy O'Bannon return for another crazy adventure. This time, they're in London to avenge the murder of Chon's father, but end up on an even bigger case. Chon's sister is there to do the same, but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, exciting, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, martial arts, adventure, partners, friends, vengeance, odd couple, chases and races, crimes, revenge, cowboy, amateur detective ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1880s
Place: china, new york, england, nevada, europe ...
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Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Scotland 1874, Jack is born on the coldest day ever. Because of the extreme cold, his heart stops beating. The responsible midwife in Edinburgh finds a way to save him by replacing his heart with a clock. So he lives and remains under the ...
Style: exciting, gothic, atmospheric, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: true love, love and romance, adventure, obsessive quest, heroes, escapades, romance, young heroes, imaginary, youth, loneliness, love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, edinburgh scotland, canada
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