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, clever, interesting and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with poisoning, murder, poison, vengeance, death, revenge, dialogue, storytelling, dishonesty and mentor plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as poisoning: The Iceman (2012), Hamlet (1990), Therese (2012), Salvatore Giuliano (1962), Violette (1978), Buried Alive (1990), Ghost Ship (2002), Hamlet (2000), Borgman (2013), The Banquet (2006).

List of poisoning movies

 6.9
 65K
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, arrest, organized crime, poisoning, mafia, notoriety, crime family, psychopath, hidden identity, merciless, lone hero, family relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 2006 ...
Place: new jersey, usa, manhattan new york city, lower east side manhattan new york city
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 6.8
 20K
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, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, revenge, tragic hero, poisoning, prince, parents and children, state affairs, family relations, royal family, dishonesty, unfulfillment, spirit ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark, europe, england
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 6.1
 3K
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, gloomy, realistic
Plot: poisoning, dysfunctional marriage, couples, suburbs, society, couple relations, dull life, suburban life, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, disgraced, family values ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Salvatore Giuliano (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 123 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: realistic, sincere, serious, captivating, rough
Plot: revolution, poisoning, injustice, politics, betrayal, ransom, political corruption, rally, mafia, death, social decay, realism ...
Time: 40s, 50s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s ...
Place: sicily, italy, europe, palermo italy
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 7.3
 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, realistic, disturbing, suspenseful, serious
Plot: poisoning, murder, deadly, dishonesty, testimony, death row, vengeance, legal, attempted murder, unlikely criminals, protagonist as suspect, crimes ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 6.6
 3K
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, tense, realistic
Plot: infidelity, lethal injection, poisoning, betrayal, buried alive, poison, dishonesty, family problems, couples, investigation, unsupportive spouse, mind game ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
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 5.5
 86K
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: scary, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ghost, ship, sea disaster, isolation, slasher, supernatural, survival, cruise, danger, gory, death, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1960s, year 1962
Place: alaska, usa
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 6.0
 9K
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: clever, atmospheric, gloomy, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, ghost, drowning, tragic hero, poisoning, haunted by the past, shakespeare, betrayal, vengeance, destructive relationship, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, europe, denmark, usa
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The Little Girl Who Lives Down the Lane (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, France, Canada
Duration: 100 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: realistic, disturbing, gloomy, psychological, clever ...
Plot: halloween, murder, bus, orphan, poisoning, friendship, girl, teenage girl, father, secret, hamster, police officer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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 6.8
 14K
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, serious, surreal, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: poisoning, dog, nightmare, bedtime story, mysterious character, family relations, dishonesty, family in crisis, terrorizing, domestic disturbance, manipulations, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland, europe
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 6.5
 6K
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, stylized, serious, atmospheric, epic ...
Plot: empress, poisoning, exile, betrayal, murder, incest, emperor, intrigue, dragon, tragic hero, royal court, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages
Place: china, asia
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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: emotional, serious, realistic, touching, epic ...
Plot: revolution, generation gap, political unrest, dictatorship, coup d'etat, civil war, parents and children, estate, family life, family relations, farm, justice ...
Time: 30s, 50s, 70s, 20th century, 40s ...
Place: latin america, chile, south america
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 8.0
 2K
Bad Girls (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
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: captivating, disturbing, rough, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: domestic violence, prison life, prison, escape attempt, poisoning, lesbian, gays and lesbians, social decay, dishonesty, exploit, fall in love, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
Place: europe, england
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 6.9
 42K
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, captivating, rough, depressing, realistic ...
Plot: child abuse, redemption, friendship, teenager, hopes, murder, alcoholic, small town, life is a bitch, 15 year old, father son relationship, ex convict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mississippi, usa, texas, new jersey, california
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 8.2
 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: gloomy, realistic, serious, atmospheric, emotional ...
Plot: betrayal, murder, queen, duel, poisoning, revenge, prince, royal court, state affairs, crimes, unfulfillment, intrigue ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark, europe
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 7.8
 34K
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, realistic, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: prince, shakespeare, betrayal, murder, poisoning, actor, haunted by the past, drowning, ghost, funeral, royal family, couples ...
Time: 19th century, middle ages, 1800s, 18th century
Place: denmark, europe, england
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 7.7
 158K
Battle Royale (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, 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, exciting, futuristic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: contests and competitions, captivity, survival, survivor, death, island, teacher, desperation, future dystopia, game of death, trap, battle ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 7.4
 324K
Cloud Atlas (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA, 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: psychological, atmospheric, surreal, enigmatic, stylized ...
Plot: destiny, life philosophy, human nature, death, love and romance, human existence, wisdom of life, reincarnation, love, genetic engineering, karma, courage ...
Time: future, 19th century, 20th century, 21st century, 1930s ...
Place: hawaii, south korea, seoul
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The Emperor's New Groove (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Kuzco is a self-centered emperor who summons Pacha from a village and to tell him that his home will be destroyed to make room for Kuzco's new summer home. Kuzco's advisor, Yzma, tries to poison Kuzco and accidentally turns him into a ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, witty, exciting ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: emperor, friendship, llama, change of heart, family, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, rescue, partners, young heroes, kingdom ...
Time: ancient history, 15th century
Place: latin america, peru, south america
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 7.3
 76K
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, dark humor, clever, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, suicide, suicide attempt, teenage life, teenage love, diary, teen angst, anti conformity, gay slur, friendship, clique, sociopath ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: ohio, usa, california
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Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In their quest to confront the ultimate evil, Percy and his friends battle swarms of mythical creatures to find the mythical Golden Fleece and to stop an ancient evil from rising.
Style: exciting, semi serious, epic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, adventure, fantasy world, superhuman powers, artifact, friendship, legends and myths, imaginary kingdom, ocean or sea, heroic mission, youth, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Based on a True Story (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Poland, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A writer goes through a tough period after the release of her latest book, as she gets involved with an obsessive admirer.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, meditative, disturbing, enigmatic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: female writer, female protagonist, novelist, female friendship, mysterious character, obsessed fan, friendship between women, loneliness, poisoning, deception, based on a novel, book signing ...
Place: paris france
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 7.3
 2K
The Widower (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Over a thirteen year period, a seemingly mild‐mannered male nurse, Malcolm Webster, set about poisoning and murdering his first wife, attempting to do the same to his second wife and moving on to a further scheme to deceive his third fiancée.
Style: serious, realistic, tense
Plot: danger, woman in danger, insurance, dishonesty, deadly, serial killer, poisoning, cons and scams, unlikely criminals, honeymoon, murder, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: england
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Blade of the Immortal (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, History, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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, captivating, exciting, tense, rough
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: samurai, adventure, lone wolves, imaginary, group of criminals, escapades, vengeance, rivalry, superhuman powers, master warrior, poisoning, obsessive quest ...
Time: 16th century
Place: japan, asia
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 7.8
 5K
Masquerade (2012)
Genre: Drama
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, stylized, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: king, lookalikes, royal court, mad, political unrest, dishonesty, head of state, disorder, state affairs, save the kingdom, forced into action, political intrigue ...
Time: 17th century
Place: korea, asia
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A Gorgeous Girl Like Me (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Stanislas Previne is a young sociologist, preparing a thesis on criminal women. He chooses Camille Bliss as his subject of study and begins to visit her in prison for interviews. Camille became acquainted with trouble at a young age and justifies ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, clever, witty ...
Plot: sociopath, femme fatale, prison, criminal, serial killer, interview, sociology, criminal heroes, crimes, murder, deadly, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: france, europe
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 7.0
 200
The Charmings (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Charmings is an American fantasy sitcom that aired from March 1987 to February 1988 on ABC. Based on the fairy tale Snow White, it chronicles Snow White and Prince Charming after they are transported in time from the Enchanted Forest to the 20th ...
Style: offbeat, cynical, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: fish out of water, lifestyle, parody, sitcom, curses spells and rituals, time travel, suburbs, family life, couples, disorder, eccentric family, poisoning ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
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The Mirror Crack'd (1980)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jane Marple solves the mystery when a local woman is poisoned and a visiting movie star seems to have been the intended victim.
Style: mind bending, realistic, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, investigation, village, death, movie star, serial killer, private detective, mystery, murder mystery, police investigation, crimes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 1930s
Place: england, scotland, europe, scotland yard
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 6.3
 2K
Beta (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Beta is the story of Raju, the only child of a widowed multi millionaire. Raju's father can provide him anything he wants but Raju's only desire is to get mother's love, in order to please Raju, his father gets married to Nagmani, ...
Style: sentimental, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: false accusation, change of heart, family life, dishonesty, romance, couple relations, manipulations, family relations, love and romance, supportive spouse, parents and children, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
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Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: They Do It with Mirrors (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At the insistence of Ruth Van Rydock, an old schoolfriend who is convinced that there is something wrong, Miss Marple agrees to visit 'Stonygates', the country house of Ruth's sister.
Style: mind bending, realistic, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: amateur detective, poisoning, law enforcement, who done it, riddles and clues, uncover truth, mystery, crimes, ballet, psychology, reform school, juvenile delinquent ...
Place: europe, england
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