Poisoning movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant poisoning movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful, gloomy and atmospheric films and TV shows about / with poisoning, murder, death, vengeance, poison, revenge, blood, betrayal, nudity (full frontal - brief) and dialogue plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as poisoning: Heathers (1988), Therese (2012), Buried Alive (1990), Hamlet (2000), Hamlet (1990), The Iceman (2012), Amen. (2002), The East (2013), Crank: High Voltage (2009), Blade of the Immortal (2008).

List of poisoning movies

 7.2
 101K
Heathers (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A girl who halfheartedly tries to be part of the "in crowd" of her school meets a rebel who teaches her a more devious way to play social politics: by killing the popular kids.
Style: witty, semi serious, cynical, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: dark humor, murderous pair, high school, suicide, teenage life, teenage love, murder, suicide attempt, insanity, sociopath, poisoning, friendship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa, california
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The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Quiet, withdrawn 13-year-old Rynn Jacobs lives peacefully in her home in a New England beach town. Whenever the prying landlady inquires after Rynn's father, she politely claims that he's in the city on business. But when the ...
Style: disturbing, atmospheric, psychological, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: teenage girl, orphan, killer child, poisoning, murder, friendship, father, halloween, life is a bitch, human nature, mystery, isolation ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: maine
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Gourmet Detective: A Healthy Place to Die (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
TV show
Story: When Henry is invited as a guest speaker at a luxury resort spa, he quickly finds himself at the center of another murder. With Maggie at his side, our favorite duo must not only find the killer but be careful they don't become his latest ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, enigmatic
Plot: murder mystery, poisoning, policewoman, murder investigation, murder, partners, vacation, police detective, multiple suspects, couples, murder suspect, chef ...
Time: year 2015, 2010s
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 6.1
 4K
Therese (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The unhappily married woman struggles to break free from social pressures and her boring suburban setting.
Style: serious, realistic, sad, melancholic, gloomy
Plot: poisoning, marriage of convenience, unfulfillment, suburban life, dull life, husband wife relationship, unhappy marriage, women in society, female protagonist, bourgeoisie, dysfunctional marriage, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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 6.4
 4K
Buried Alive (1990)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Clint is an every day working man whose wife Joanna is having an affair with a doctor. They plot to kill him and get the insurance money. Only trouble the drug overdose they give him doesn't kill him. Lucky for Clint he's buried in a cheap ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: buried alive, betrayal, lethal injection, poisoning, infidelity, poison, investigation, love affair, crumbling marriage, tragic hero, unsupportive spouse, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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 5.9
 10K
Hamlet (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Modern day adaptation of Shakespeare's immortal story about Hamlet's plight to avenge his father's murder in New York City.
Style: psychological, cynical, serious, meditative, intense ...
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, tragic hero, ghost, corporation, poisoning, betrayal, intrigue, vengeance, destructive relationship, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 2000
Place: new york, europe, denmark, usa
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 6.7
 22K
Hamlet (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, finds out that his uncle Claudius killed his father to obtain the throne, and plans revenge.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, realistic, serious, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, tragic hero, poisoning, revenge, state affairs, family relations, parents and children, royal family, unfulfillment, dishonesty, spirit, father son relationship ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark, europe, england
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 6.8
 74K
The Iceman (2012)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The true story of Richard Kuklinski, the notorious contract killer and family man.
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, lone hero, arrest, mafia, organized crime, family relations, notoriety, crime family, psychopath, poisoning, merciless, hidden identity ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 80s, 20th century, year 1964 ...
Place: new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, new york, lower east side manhattan new york city
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 7.2
 14K
Amen. (2002)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, War
Country: France, Germany, Romania
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The film "Amen." examines the links between the Vatican and Nazi Germany. The central character is Kurt Gerstein, a member of the Institute for Hygiene of the Waffen-SS who is horrified by what he sees in the death camps. Moreover, he is ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, disturbing, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: holocaust, ss, concentration camp, idealism, politics, genocide, anti semitism, war crime, conscience, torment, war, poisoning ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: vatican, germany, europe, poland, rome italy ...
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 6.8
 50K
The East (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An operative for an elite private intelligence firm finds her priorities irrevocably changed after she is tasked with infiltrating an anarchist group known for executing covert attacks upon major corporations.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, intense ...
Plot: environmentalism, fighting the system, terrorism, ecological disaster, radical, undercover, rebellion, poisoning, social activist, powerful corporation, crimes, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Crank: High Voltage (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Chelios faces a Chinese mobster who has stolen his nearly indestructible heart and replaced it with a battery-powered ticker that requires regular jolts of electricity to keep working.
Style: stylized, rough, exciting, semi serious, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough guy, one man army, lone hero, crimes, fistfight, tough heroes, gunfight, absurdism, hitman, back from the dead, gangsters, poisoning ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, tokyo
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Blade of the Immortal (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, History, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Blade of the Immortal is a Japanese manga series by Hiroaki Samura. The series is set in Japan during the mid-Tokugawa Shogunate period and follows the cursed samurai Manji, who has to kill 1000 evil men in order to regain his mortality. The manga ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, captivating, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: samurai, superhuman powers, master warrior, obsessive quest, battles, adventure, rivalry, healing power, poisoning, escapades, heroes, redemption ...
Time: 16th century
Place: japan, asia
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 7.8
 7K
Masquerade (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: South Korea
Duration: 131 min.
Story: During the confusing and conspiratorial Joseon Dynasty King Gwang-hae orders his councilor, HEO Kyun, to find him a double in order to avoid the constant threat of assassination. HEO Kyun finds Ha-sun, a jester who looks remarkably like the king, ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, realistic, stylized, serious ...
Plot: royal court, hidden identity, lookalikes, treason, throne, king, joseon dynasty, political intrigue, save the kingdom, ruler, dishonesty, forced into action ...
Time: 17th century
Place: korea, asia, south korea
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 6.8
 2K
Charisma (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A seasoned detective is called in to rescue a politician held hostage by a lunatic. In a brief moment of uncertainty, he misses the chance for action. Leaving his job and family without explanation, he makes his way to a mountain forest, ...
Style: psychological, mind bending, suspenseful, philosophical, serious ...
Plot: afterlife, self discovery, environmentalism, obsessive quest, rescue, mysterious character, isolation, kidnapping, wilderness, haunted by the past, poisoning, changing the past or future ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 6.7
 2K
Honey (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Irene, nicknamed 'Miele', has devote herself to people looking for help, and tries to alleviate their suffering even when they make extreme decisions. One day she has to cope with Grimaldi and his invisible malaise.
Style: serious, touching, realistic, emotional, gloomy
Plot: thirtysomething life, poisoning, coping, life is a bitch, nudity (full frontal - brief), male female friendship, unfulfillment, sexual content, beach, lie, female nudity, airplane ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: italy, tijuana mexico, rome italy, istanbul turkey, mexico
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A Field in England (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During the Civil War in 17th-Century England, a small group of deserters flee from a raging battle through an overgrown field. They are captured by an alchemist, who forces the group to aid him in his search to find a hidden treasure that he ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, stylized, surreal, avant garde ...
Plot: hallucination, captivity, on the run, human nature, wilderness, group of strangers, poisoning, chaos, deserter, battlefield, battles, psychedelia ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england
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 7.5
 11K
Snow White (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Spain, Belgium, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A black and white silent movie, based on the Snow White fairy tale, that is set in a romantic version of 1920s Seville and centered on a female bullfighter.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, stylized, gothic, realistic ...
Plot: matador, desire for fame, rise to the top, ambition, bullfighting, good versus evil, physical appearance, escapades, intrigue, dishonesty, rivalry, poisoning ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, year 1929
Place: spain
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The Salisbury Poisonings (2020)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: In March 2018 Salisbury became the site of an unprecedented national emergency. This three-part dramatisation focuses on the extraordinary heroism shown by the local community.
Style: suspenseful, thought provoking, tense, suspense
Plot: spy, russian abroad, british government, poisoning, chemical weapon, father daughter relationship, hospitalization, police officer, father and daughter, intoxication, reconnaissance, prospector ...
Place: united kingdom
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Salvatore Giuliano (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: In 1950, 28-year-old outlaw Salvatore Giuliano is found gunned down in a Sicilian courtyard. Little is as it seems. The film moves back and forth between the late 1940s, when Giuliano and other reprobates were recruited by separatist politicians to ...
Style: rough, sincere, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: poisoning, revolution, injustice, ransom, political corruption, gangsters, politics, betrayal, rebellion, death, mafia, rally ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 20th century, 60s, post world war two
Place: italy, sicily, europe, southern italy, palermo italy
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 7.1
 2K
Violette (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Paris, 1933. The daughter of a respectable lower middle class couple, Violette Nozière, leads a disreputable double life. Far from being the innocent 18-year-old her parents mistake her for, she spends her nights with dissolute young men in the ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, realistic, serious
Plot: poisoning, murder, patricide, birth control, testimony, vengeance, attempted murder, death row, unlikely criminals, dishonesty, legal, crimes ...
Time: 1930s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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 5.5
 100K
Ghost Ship (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After discovering a passenger ship missing since 1962 floating adrift on the Bering Sea, salvagers claim the vessel as their own. Once they begin towing the ghost ship towards harbor, a series of bizarre occurrences happen and the group becomes ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, slasher, atmospheric, macabre ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ship, supernatural, ghost, supernatural horror, survival, escapades, ghost ship, ocean, shipwreck, death, supernatural ability, sea disaster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 60s, year 1962
Place: usa, alaska
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 6.7
 18K
Borgman (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Borgman is the central character of this dark, malevolent fable. Is he a dream or a demon, a twisted allegory or an all-too-real embodiment of our fears? Borgman is a sinister arrival in the sealed-off streets of modern suburbia. His presence ...
Style: psychological, surreal, disturbing, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: drifter, mysterious character, family relations, dishonesty, nightmare, life turned upside down, manipulation, hidden identity, terrorizing, family problems, supernatural, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, holland
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 6.4
 7K
The Banquet (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 131 min.
Story: 907 AD, the Tang Dynasty in China. The movie is set in an empire in chaos. The Emperor, the Empress, the Crown Prince, the Minister and the General all have their own enemies.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, stylized, epic, serious ...
Plot: emperor, betrayal, intrigue, murder, exile, politics, royal family, state affairs, rivalry, tragic hero, manipulation, heir ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century
Place: china, asia, ancient china
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The House of the Spirits (1993)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Portugal, Germany, Denmark, USA, France
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A rancher, his clairvoyant wife and their family face turbulent years in South America.
Style: family saga, emotional, touching, realistic, serious ...
Plot: revolution, farm, dictatorship, family relations, generation gap, coup d'etat, civil war, parents and children, political unrest, family life, justice, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 50s, 70s, 60s ...
Place: latin america, chile, south america
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 7.9
 2K
Bad Girls (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Bad Girls is a British television drama series that was broadcast on ITV from 1 June 1999 to 20 December 2006 and starred Simone Lahbib, Mandana Jones, Debra Stephenson, Linda Henry, Jack Ellis and many more throughout the eight-year run. The series ...
Style: rough, bleak, disturbing, realistic, serious ...
Plot: women's prison, prison sex, lesbian, escape attempt, poisoning, domestic violence, exploitation, prison life, gay slur, prison, gays and lesbians, urban ghetto ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: england, europe
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 6.8
 48K
Joe (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The rough-hewn boss of a lumber crew courts trouble when he steps in to protect the youngest member of his team from an abusive father.
Style: touching, rough, captivating, harsh, depressing ...
Plot: child abuse, redemption, friendship, hopes, ex convict, murder, alcoholic, father son relationship, small town, life is a bitch, teenager, poisoning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, mississippi, usa, new jersey, california
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 8.0
 3K
Hamlet (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Japan, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: David Tennant stars in a film of the Royal Shakespeare Company's award-winning production of Shakespeare's great play. Director Gregory Doran's modern-dress production was hailed by the critics as thrilling, fast-moving and, in parts, ...
Style: serious, emotional, stylized, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: royal court, betrayal, revenge, murder, rivalry, tragic hero, queen, state affairs, heroes, intrigue, royal family, crimes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark, europe
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 7.8
 38K
Hamlet (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 242 min.
Story: Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer, his uncle. Meanwhile, war is brewing.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: prince, murder, shakespeare, betrayal, royal family, funeral, intrigue, love and romance, tragic hero, rivalry, royal court, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century, middle ages, 18th century
Place: denmark, europe, england
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 7.6
 180K
Battle Royale (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the future, the Japanese government captures a class of ninth-grade students and forces them to kill each other under the revolutionary "Battle Royale" act.
Style: bleak, disturbing, twist ending, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: game of death, contests and competitions, death, cruelty, captivity, future dystopia, desperation, island, massacre, teacher, survival, school class ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 7.4
 359K
Cloud Atlas (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, Hong Kong, Singapore, China
Duration: 172 min.
Story: A set of six nested stories spanning time between the 19th century and a distant post-apocalyptic future. Cloud Atlas explores how the actions and consequences of individual lives impact one another throughout the past, the present and the future. ...
Style: thought provoking, psychological, atmospheric, enigmatic, surreal ...
Plot: life philosophy, reincarnation, destiny, dystopic future, distopia, human nature, death, life & death, karma, wisdom of life, multiple storylines, love and romance ...
Time: future, 1930s, 20th century, 21st century, 19th century ...
Place: san francisco, hawaii, seoul, south korea
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