Top Psychopaths Movies

List of the best Psychopaths movies Liked by both Critics and Audience. Total 68 Titles and 3887 Views.

1. The Dark Knight(2008)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Action|Adventure|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Countries: USA| UK Languages:English | Mandarin Rating:PG-13
Description:When the menace known as the Joker wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, the caped crusader must come to terms with one of the greatest psychological tests of his ability to fight injustice.
Director: Christopher Nolan
Stars: Christian Bale , Heath Ledger , Aaron Eckhart , Michael Caine
Tags: Criminal Mastermind Violence Heist Tough Guy Action Hero One Against Many Cult Film Gangster Superhero Investigation Dc Comics Police Brutality Neo Noir Detective Mafia Organized Crime Prison Escape Tragedy Rescue Mission Revenge Mixed Martial Arts Betrayal Insanity Good Versus Evil Friendship Politics
9.00    94%    94%  

2. Se7en(1995)

Runtime: Genres:Mystery|Drama|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:Two detectives, a rookie and a veteran, hunt a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as his modus operandi.
Director: David Fincher
Stars: Morgan Freeman , Andrew Kevin Walker , Daniel Zacapa , Brad Pitt
Tags: Investigation Insanity Good Versus Evil
8.60    80%    95%  

3. The Silence of the Lambs(1991)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Horror|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:A young F.B.I. cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims.
Director: Jonathan Demme
Stars: Jodie Foster , Lawrence A. Bonney , Kasi Lemmons , Lawrence T. Wrentz
Tags: Based On Book Violence Female Protagonist Cult Film Psycho Thriller Investigation Neo Noir Detective Female Lead Revenge Serial Killer Tough Girl Good Versus Evil Friendship Blockbuster
8.60    95%    95%  

4. Gone Girl(2014)

Runtime: Genres:Mystery|Drama|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.
Director: David Fincher
Stars: Ben Affleck , Rosamund Pike , Neil Patrick Harris , Tyler Perry
Tags: Criminal Mastermind Based On Book Violence Investigation Nonlinear Timeline Neo Noir Detective Revenge F Rated Voice Over Narration Murder Suspect Missing Person
8.10    87%    87%  

5. No Country for Old Men(2007)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Languages:English | Spanish Rating:R
Description:Llewelyn Moss stumbles upon dead bodies, $2 million and a hoard of heroin in a Texas desert, but methodical killer Anton Chigurh comes looking for it, with local sheriff Ed Tom Bell hot on his trail. The roles of prey and predator blur as the violent pursuit of money and justice collide.
Directors: Ethan Coen , Joel Coen
Stars: Tommy Lee Jones , Javier Bardem , Josh Brolin , Woody Harrelson
Tags: Black Comedy Violence Gangster Neo Noir Based On Novel Tragedy Revenge Hitman Serial Killer Good Versus Evil Voice Over Narration
8.10    93%    86%  

6. Psycho(1960)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Mystery|Horror|Thriller Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:When larcenous real estate clerk Marion Crane goes on the lam with a wad of cash and hopes of starting a new life, she ends up at the notorious Bates Motel, where manager Norman Bates cares for his housebound mother. The place seems quirky, but fine… until Marion decides to take a shower.
Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Stars: Anthony Perkins , Vera Miles , John Gavin , Janet Leigh
Tags: National Film Registry Violence Cult Film Based On Novel Breaking The Fourth Wall Family Relationships Afi Insanity Good Versus Evil Voice Over Narration Murder Suspect Missing Person Blockbuster
8.50    97%    94%  

7. American Psycho(2000)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Languages:English | Spanish | Cantonese Rating:R
Description:A wealthy New York investment banking executive hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he escalates deeper into his illogical, gratuitous fantasies.
Director: Mary Harron
Stars: Christian Bale , Justin Theroux , Josh Lucas , Bill Sage
Tags: Black Comedy Violence Multiple Personality Disorder Cult Film Investigation Neo Noir Based On Novel Detective Satire Christmas Revenge Insanity Serial Killer Friendship F Rated Voice Over Narration Missing Person
7.60    68%    85%  

8. Training Day(2001)

Runtime: Genres:Action|Drama|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Countries: USA| Australia Languages:English | Russian | Spanish | Korean Rating:R
Description:On his first day on the job as a narcotics officer, a rookie cop works with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears.
Director: Antoine Fuqua
Stars: Denzel Washington , Ethan Hawke , Scott Glenn , Tom Berenger
Tags: Black Comedy Violence Investigation Police Brutality Neo Noir Detective Betrayal Good Versus Evil
7.70    72%    89%  

9. Unbreakable(2000)

Runtime: Genres:Mystery|Sci-Fi|Drama|Fantasy|Action|Thriller Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:PG-13
Description:An ordinary man makes an extraordinary discovery when a train accident leaves his fellow passengers dead -- and him unscathed. Is he truly unbreakable? The answer could lie with the mysterious Elijah Price, a man who suffers from a disease that renders his bones as fragile as glass.
Director: M. Night Shyamalan
Stars: Bruce Willis , Samuel L. Jackson , Robin Wright , Spencer Treat Clark
Tags: Plot Twist Cult Film Superhero Serial Killer Good Versus Evil Blockbuster
7.30    69%    77%  

10. From Dusk Till Dawn(1996)

Runtime: Genres:Action|Fantasy|Horror|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Languages:English | Spanish Rating:R
Description:Two criminals and their hostages unknowingly seek temporary refuge in an establishment populated by vampires, with chaotic results.
Director: Robert Rodriguez
Stars: George Clooney , Quentin Tarantino , Harvey Keitel , Juliette Lewis
Tags: Black Comedy Plot Twist Survival Violence Cult Film Monster Racism Body Horror Hitman Serial Killer Psychopathic Killer Good Versus Evil
7.30    63%    76%  

11. Death Proof(2007)

Runtime: Genres:Action|Thriller Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:NR
Description:Austin's hottest DJ, Jungle Julia, sets out into the night to unwind with her two friends Shanna and Arlene. Covertly tracking their moves is Stuntman Mike, a scarred rebel leering from behind the wheel of his muscle car, revving just feet away.
Director: Quentin Tarantino
Stars: Kurt Russell , Zoë Bell , Rosario Dawson , Vanessa Ferlito
Tags: Black Comedy Violence Breaking The Fourth Wall Multiple Perspectives Revenge Psychopathic Killer Friendship F Rated
7.00    65%    71%  

12. Phone Booth(2002)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Languages:English | Swahili Rating:R
Description:A slick New York publicist who picks up a ringing receiver in a phone booth is told that if he hangs up, he'll be killed... and the little red light from a laser rifle sight is proof that the caller isn't kidding.
Director: Joel Schumacher
Stars: Colin Farrell , Kiefer Sutherland , Forest Whitaker , Radha Mitchell
Tags: Psycho Thriller Minimal Cast Voice Over Narration
7.10    71%    64%  

13. Hannibal(2001)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Horror|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Countries: USA| UK Languages:English | Italian | Japanese Rating:R
Description:Living in exile, Hannibal Lecter tries to reconnect with now disgraced FBI agent Clarice Starling and finds himself a target for revenge from a powerful victim.
Director: Ridley Scott
Stars: Anthony Hopkins , Julianne Moore , Gary Oldman , Ray Liotta
Tags: Criminal Mastermind Violence Neo Noir Based On Novel Revenge Serial Killer Tough Girl
6.80    39%    62%  

14. Red Dragon(2002)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Horror|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Countries: Germany| USA Languages:English | French Rating:R
Description:Former FBI agent Will Graham, who was once nearly killed by the savage Hannibal "The Cannibal" Lecter now has no choice but to face him again. It seems Lecter is the only one who can help Graham track down a new serial killer, Francis Dolarhyde -- but can he be trusted?
Director: Brett Ratner
Stars: Anthony Hopkins , Edward Norton , Ralph Fiennes , Harvey Keitel
Tags: Violence Investigation Neo Noir Based On Novel Tragedy Insanity Serial Killer Good Versus Evil
7.20    68%    74%  

15. Seven Psychopaths(2012)

Runtime: Genres:Comedy|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: UK Languages:English | Vietnamese Rating:R
Description:A struggling screenwriter inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends kidnap a gangster's beloved Shih Tzu.
Director: Martin McDonagh
Stars: Michael Pitt , Michael Stuhlbarg , Sam Rockwell , Colin Farrell
Tags: Black Comedy Violence Gangster Vietnam War Voice Over Narration
7.20    82%    71%  

16. Perfume: The Story of a Murderer(2006)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Fantasy|Crime Release Date:
Countries: Germany| France| Spain| USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born in the stench of eighteenth century Paris, develops a superior olfactory sense, which he uses to create the world's finest perfumes. His work, however, takes a dark turn as he tries to preserve scents in the search for the ultimate perfume.
Director: Tom Tykwer
Stars: Ben Whishaw , Francesc Albiol , Gonzalo Cunill , Roger Salvany
Tags: Survival Violence Based On Novel Slavery Serial Killer Psychopathic Killer Voice Over Narration Period Piece Innocence
7.50    57%    74%  

17. Disturbia(2007)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Mystery|Thriller Release Date:
Country: USA Languages:English | Spanish Rating:PG-13
Description:A teen living under house arrest becomes convinced his neighbor is a serial killer.
Director: D.J. Caruso
Stars: Shia LaBeouf , Sarah Roemer , Carrie-Anne Moss , David Morse
Tags: Black Comedy Violence Courtroom Investigation Neo Noir High School Revenge Betrayal Serial Killer Psychopathic Killer Friendship Missing Person
6.90    69%    77%  

18. Natural Born Killers(1994)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Languages:English | Navajo | Japanese Rating:R
Description:Two victims of traumatized childhoods become lovers and psychopathic serial murderers irresponsibly glorified by the mass media.
Director: Oliver Stone
Stars: Woody Harrelson , Juliette Lewis , Tom Sizemore , Rodney Dangerfield
Tags: Black Comedy Violence Tough Guy One Against Many Cult Film Police Brutality Neo Noir Detective Breaking The Fourth Wall Satire Prison Escape Revenge Insanity Psychopathic Killer Tough Girl Road Movie Road Trip Japanese
7.30    47%    81%  

19. Nocturnal Animals(2016)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Thriller Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:A woman named Susan receives a book manuscript from her ex-husband — a man she left 20 years earlier — asking for her opinion of his writing. As she reads, she is drawn into the fictional life of Tony Hastings, a math professor whose family vacation turns violent.
Director: Tom Ford
Stars: Amy Adams , Jake Gyllenhaal , Michael Shannon , Aaron Taylor-Johnson
Tags: Violence Surprise Ending Nonlinear Timeline Police Brutality Neo Noir Based On Novel Detective Psychopath Family Relationships Revenge Road Trip
7.50    72%    73%  

20. Orphan(2009)

Runtime: Genres:Mystery|Horror|Thriller Release Date:
Countries: USA| Canada| Germany Languages:English | American Sign Language | Estonian Rating:R
Description:A married couple with a rocky past adopt the 9-year old Esther to fill the void created by a recently-stillborn baby. However, Esther is not quite what she seems.
Director: Jaume Collet-Serra
Stars: Vera Farmiga , Peter Sarsgaard , Isabelle Fuhrman , CCH Pounder
Tags: Insanity Good Versus Evil Bullying
7.00    56%    63%  

21. Side Effects(2013)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Languages:English | French Rating:R
Description:A woman turns to prescription medication as a way of handling her anxiety concerning her husband's upcoming release from prison.
Director: Steven Soderbergh
Stars: Rooney Mara , Carmen Pelaez , Marin Ireland , Channing Tatum
Tags: Violence Courtroom Investigation Nonlinear Timeline Neo Noir Detective Family Relationships Revenge Betrayal Voice Over Narration
7.10    83%    70%  

22. The Talented Mr. Ripley(1999)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Adventure|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Languages:English | Italian Rating:R
Description:Tom Ripley is a charismatic sociopath who makes his way in mid-'50s New York as a rest room attendant and pianist. His skill however is in impersonating other people, forging handwriting and running second-rate scams. Unhappy with his own life, he kills and takes on the persona of somebody else.
Director: Anthony Minghella
Stars: Matt Damon , Gwyneth Paltrow , Jude Law , Cate Blanchett
Tags: Violence Investigation Neo Noir Based On Novel Friendship
7.40    83%    80%  

23. Basic Instinct(1992)

Runtime: Genres:Mystery|Drama|Thriller Release Date:
Countries: France| USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:A police detective is in charge of the investigation of a brutal murder, in which a beautiful and seductive woman could be involved.
Director: Paul Verhoeven
Stars: Michael Douglas , Sharon Stone , George Dzundza , Jeanne Tripplehorn
6.90    53%    63%  

24. Cape Fear(1991)

Runtime: Genres:Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:A convicted rapist, released from prison after serving a fourteen-year sentence, stalks the family of the lawyer who originally defended him.
Director: Martin Scorsese
Stars: Robert De Niro , Nick Nolte , Jessica Lange , Juliette Lewis
Tags: Coming Of Age Violence Neo Noir Based On Novel High School Family Relationships Trapped Revenge Hitman Betrayal Serial Killer Good Versus Evil Blockbuster
7.30    75%    77%  

25. Hard Candy(2005)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:A mature 14-year old girl meets a charming 32-year old photographer on the Internet. Suspecting that he is a pedophile, she goes to his home in an attempt to expose him.
Director: David Slade
Stars: Patrick Wilson , Ellen Page , Sandra Oh , Odessa Rae
Tags: Black Comedy Violence Cult Film Revenge Insanity F Rated
7.10    68%    78%  

26. Dirty Harry(1971)

Runtime: Genres:Action|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:When a mad man calling himself 'the Scorpio Killer' menaces the city, tough as nails San Francisco Police Inspector Harry Callahan is assigned to track down and ferret out the crazed psychopath.
Director: Don Siegel
Stars: Clint Eastwood , Harry Guardino , Reni Santoni , John Vernon
Tags: Investigation Mixed Martial Arts Serial Killer Good Versus Evil
7.80    95%    90%  

27. We Need to Talk About Kevin(2011)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Thriller Release Date:
Countries: UK| USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:The mother of a teenage sociopath who went on a high-school killing spree recalls her son's deranged behavior during childhood, as she deals with her grief.
Director: Lynne Ramsay
Stars: Tilda Swinton , John C. Reilly , Ezra Miller , Jasper Newell
Tags: Violence Nonlinear Timeline Based On Novel High School Family Relationships Christmas Insanity F Rated
7.50    76%    78%  

28. Rope(1948)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Mystery|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:AP
Description:Two young men strangle their "inferior" classmate, hide his body in their apartment, and invite his friends and family to a dinner party as a means to challenge the "perfection" of their crime.
Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Stars: John Dall , Farley Granger , Edith Evanson , Douglas Dick
Tags: Experimental Film Cult Film Based On True Story Based On Play Minimal Cast Friendship
8.00    97%    90%  

29. Strangers on a Train(1951)

Runtime: Genres:Film-Noir|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Languages:English | French Rating:PG
Description:A psychotic socialite confronts a pro tennis star with a theory on how two complete strangers can get away with murder...a theory that he plans to implement.
Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Stars: Farley Granger , Ruth Roman , Robert Walker , Leo G. Carroll
8.00    98%    92%  

30. Stoker(2013)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Horror|Thriller Release Date:
Countries: UK| USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:After India's father dies, her Uncle Charlie, who she never knew existed, comes to live with her and her unstable mother. She comes to suspect this mysterious, charming man has ulterior motives and becomes increasingly infatuated with him.
Director: Chan-wook Park
Stars: Mia Wasikowska , Nicole Kidman , David Alford , Matthew Goode
Tags: Nonlinear Timeline High School Voice Over Narration
6.80    70%    60%  

31. I Saw the Devil(2010)

Original Title: Ak-ma-leul Bo-ass-da
Runtime: Genres:Drama|Horror|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: South Korea Language:Korean Rating:NR
Description:A secret agent exacts revenge on a serial killer through a series of captures and releases.
Director: Jee-woon Kim
Stars: Byung-hun Lee , Min-sik Choi , In-seo Kim , Ho-jin Chun
Tags: Violence Revenge Betrayal Insanity
7.80    80%    87%  

32. The Devil's Rejects(2005)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Horror|Crime Release Date:
Countries: USA| Germany Languages:English | Spanish Rating:R
Description:The murderous, backwoods Firefly family take to the road to escape a vengeful police force which is not afraid of being as ruthless as their target.
Director: Rob Zombie
Stars: Sid Haig , Bill Moseley , Sheri Moon Zombie , William Forsythe
Tags: Black Comedy Survival Violence Tough Guy Cult Film Psycho Thriller Police Brutality Family Relationships Revenge Betrayal Insanity Serial Killer Psychopathic Killer Friendship Road Trip
6.90    53%    78%  

33. Funny Games(2007)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Horror|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Countries: USA| France| UK| Austria| Germany| Italy Language:English Rating:R
Description: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 tight-knit clan, giving them until the next day to survive.
Director: Michael Haneke
Stars: Naomi Watts , Tim Roth , Michael Pitt , Brady Corbet
Tags: Violence Dark Humor Breaking The Fourth Wall Family Relationships Insanity Serial Killer
6.50    51%    54%  

34. Heathers(1988)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Comedy|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:A girl who half-heartedly 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; killing the popular kids.
Director: Michael Lehmann
Stars: Winona Ryder , Christian Slater , Shannen Doherty , Lisanne Falk
Tags: Black Comedy Coming Of Age Coming Of Age Film Female Protagonist Cult Film High School Satire Teen Movie
7.30    95%    84%  

35. Eden Lake(2008)

Runtime: Genres:Horror|Thriller Release Date:
Country: UK Language:English Rating:R
Description:Refusing to let anything spoil their romantic weekend break, a young couple confront a gang of loutish youths with terrifyingly brutal consequences.
Director: James Watkins
Stars: Kelly Reilly , Michael Fassbender , Tara Ellis , Jack O'Connell
Tags: Survival Violence Revenge Insanity Bullying
6.80    81%    66%  

36. Addams Family Values(1993)

Runtime: Genres:Fantasy|Comedy|Family Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:PG-13
Description:Siblings Wednesday and Pugsley Addams will stop at nothing to get rid of Pubert, the new baby boy adored by parents Gomez and Morticia. Things go from bad to worse when the new "black widow" nanny, Debbie Jellinsky, launches her plan to add Fester to her collection of dead husbands.
Director: Barry Sonnenfeld
Stars: Anjelica Huston , Raul Julia , Christopher Lloyd , Joan Cusack
Tags: Black Comedy Cult Film Family Relationships Based On Comic Book
6.70    78%    63%  

37. Fatal Attraction(1987)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Romance|Thriller Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:A married man's one night stand comes back to haunt him when that lover begins to stalk him and his family.
Director: Adrian Lyne
Stars: Michael Douglas , Glenn Close , Anne Archer , Ellen Latzen
Tags: Violence Cult Film Neo Noir Revenge Martial Arts Good Versus Evil Blockbuster
6.90    78%    71%  

38. The Iceman(2012)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Biography|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:The true story of Richard Kuklinski, the notorious contract killer and family man.
Director: Ariel Vromen
Stars: Michael Shannon , Winona Ryder , Chris Evans , Ray Liotta
Tags: Based On Book Violence Based On True Story Nonlinear Timeline Family Relationships Organized Crime True Crime Trapped Christmas Hitman Friendship
6.90    67%    62%  

39. Manhunter(1986)

Runtime: Genres:Mystery|Horror|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:FBI Agent Will Graham, who retired after catching Hannibal Lecktor, returns to duty to engage in a risky cat-and-mouse game with Lecktor to capture a new killer. This film is based on the novel "Red Dragon" and predates all the later films with Anthony Hopkins as Hannibal Lecter.
Director: Michael Mann
Stars: William Petersen , Kim Greist , Joan Allen , Brian Cox
Tags: Criminal Mastermind Violence Cult Film Investigation Neo Noir Based On Novel Detective Insanity Serial Killer Psychopathic Killer Good Versus Evil
7.20    94%    77%  

40. Kiss the Girls(1997)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Mystery|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Languages:English | Mandarin Rating:R
Description:Police hunting for a serial killer are helped when a victim manages to escape for the first time.
Director: Gary Fleder
Stars: Morgan Freeman , Ashley Judd , Cary Elwes , Alex McArthur
Tags: Based On Book Violence Neo Noir Detective Boxing Serial Killer
6.60    29%    62%  

41. Funny Games(1997)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Horror|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: Austria Languages:German | French | Italian Rating:UR
Description:Two psychotic young men take a mother, father, and son hostage in their vacation cabin and force them to play sadistic "games" with one another for their own amusement.
Director: Michael Haneke
Stars: Susanne Lothar , Ulrich Mühe , Arno Frisch , Frank Giering
Tags: Violence Breaking The Fourth Wall Family Relationships Serial Killer
7.60    64%    83%  

42. Shadow of a Doubt(1943)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:AP
Description:A young woman discovers her visiting "Uncle Charlie" may not be the man he seems to be.
Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Stars: Teresa Wright , Joseph Cotten , Macdonald Carey , Henry Travers
Tags: National Film Registry Coming Of Age Female Protagonist Investigation Detective Family Relationships Serial Killer Murder Suspect
7.90    100%    90%  

43. Sexy Beast(2000)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Action|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Countries: UK| Spain Languages:English | Spanish Rating:R
Description:Brutal gangster Don Logan recruits "retired" safecracker Gal for one last job, but it goes badly for both of them.
Director: Jonathan Glazer
Stars: Ray Winstone , Ben Kingsley , Ian McShane , Amanda Redman
Tags: Black Comedy Violence Heist Cult Film Gangster Friendship Voice Over Narration
7.30    86%    84%  

44. The Chaser(2008)

Original Title: Chugyeogja
Runtime: Genres:Drama|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: South Korea Language:Korean Rating:NR
Description:Joong-ho is a dirty detective turned pimp in financial trouble as several of his girls have recently disappeared without clearing their debts. While trying to track them down, he finds a clue that the vanished girls were all called up by a same client whom one of his girls is meeting with right now.
Director: Hong-jin Na
Stars: Yun-seok Kim , Jung-woo Ha , Yeong-hie Seo , Yoo-Jeong Kim
Tags: Violence Investigation Based On True Story Detective Revenge
7.90    83%    89%  

45. The Hitcher(1986)

Runtime: Genres:Action|Thriller Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:A young man who escaped the clutches of a murderous hitch-hiker is subsequently stalked, framed for the hitcher's crimes, and has his life made into hell by the same man he escaped.
Director: Robert Harmon
Stars: Rutger Hauer , C. Thomas Howell , Jennifer Jason Leigh , Jeffrey DeMunn
Tags: Violence Cult Film Police Brutality Serial Killer Road Movie
7.30    61%    74%  

46. Narc(2002)

Runtime: Genres:Action|Drama|Mystery|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Countries: USA| Canada Languages:English | Spanish Rating:R
Description:When the trail goes cold on a murder investigation of a policeman an undercover narcotics officer is lured back to the force to help solve the case.
Director: Joe Carnahan
Stars: Dan Leis , Jason Patric , Lloyd Adams , Meagan Issa
Tags: Violence Police Brutality Neo Noir Drug Addiction
7.20    83%    79%  

47. To Die For(1995)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Fantasy|Comedy|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Countries: USA| UK| Canada Language:English Rating:R
Description:Susan wants to work in television and will therefore do anything it takes, even if it means killing her husband. A very dark comedy from independent director Gus Van Sant with a brilliant Nicole Kidman in the leading role.
Director: Gus Van Sant
Stars: Nicole Kidman , Matt Dillon , Joaquin Phoenix , Casey Affleck
6.80    87%    65%  

48. Frenzy(1972)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Mystery|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: UK Language:English Rating:R
Description:Frenzy is the penultimate film from Hitchcock and at the same time the first film that brought his emigration to the USA back to Great Britain.
Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Stars: Jon Finch , Alec McCowen , Barry Foster , Billie Whitelaw
Tags: Prison Escape Serial Killer
7.50    87%    78%  

49. Man Bites Dog(1992)

Original Title: C'est arrivé près de chez vous
Runtime: Genres:Action|Drama|Comedy|Crime Release Date:
Country: Belgium Language:French Rating:NC-17
Description:A film crew follows a ruthless thief and heartless killer as he goes about his daily routine. But complications set in when the film crew lose their objectivity and begin lending a hand.
Directors: Rémy Belvaux , André Bonzel , Benoît Poelvoorde
Stars: Benoît Poelvoorde , Jacqueline Poelvoorde-Pappaert , Nelly Pappaert , Hector Pappaert
Tags: Black Comedy Violence Cult Film Dark Humor Family Relationships Satire Christmas Boxing Insanity Serial Killer
7.60    76%    90%  

50. Dead Calm(1989)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Thriller Release Date:
Country: Australia Language:English Rating:R
Description:An Australian couple take a sailing trip in the Pacific to forget about a terrible accident. While on the open sea, in dead calm, they come across a ship with one survivor who is not at all what he seems.
Director: Phillip Noyce
Stars: Nicole Kidman , Sam Neill , Billy Zane , Rod Mullinar
6.80    82%    63%  

51. The Crucible(1996)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|History Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:PG-13
Description:The movie is centered around the Salem Massachusetts witch trials of 1692. The movie is based on the play "The Crucible" by Arthur Miller. He also wrote the screen play adaptation.
Director: Nicholas Hytner
Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis , Winona Ryder , Paul Scofield , Joan Allen
6.80    67%    66%  

52. The Vanishing(1988)

Original Title: Spoorloos
Runtime: Genres:Mystery|Horror|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Countries: Netherlands| France| West Germany Languages:Dutch | French | English Rating:UR
Description:Rex and Saskia, a young couple in love, are on vacation. They stop at a busy service station and Saskia is abducted. After three years and no sign of Saskia, Rex begins receiving letters from the abductor.
Director: George Sluizer
Stars: Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu , Gene Bervoets , Johanna ter Steege , Gwen Eckhaus
Tags: Cult Film Psycho Thriller Based On Novel Family Relationships Serial Killer Road Trip Missing Person
7.80    100%    89%  

53. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer(1986)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Horror|Biography|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:UR
Description:Henry likes to kill people, in different ways each time. Henry shares an apartment with Otis. When Otis' sister comes to stay, we see both sides of Henry; the "guy-next-door" and the serial killer.
Director: John McNaughton
Stars: Mary Demas , Michael Rooker , Anne Bartoletti , Elizabeth Kaden
Tags: Violence Cult Film Insanity
7.00    86%    71%  

54. White Heat(1949)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Film-Noir|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:NR
Description:A psychopathic criminal (Cagney) with a mother complex makes a daring break from prison and then leads his old gang in a chemical plant payroll heist. After the heist, events take a crazy turn.
Director: Raoul Walsh
Stars: James Cagney , Virginia Mayo , Edmond O'Brien , Margaret Wycherly
Tags: National Film Registry Courtroom Heist Tough Guy Cult Film Gangster Detective Revenge Betrayal Insanity
8.20    100%    93%  

55. Cape Fear(1962)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Thriller Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:AP
Description:A lawyer's family is stalked by a man he once helped put in jail.
Director: J. Lee Thompson
Stars: Gregory Peck , Robert Mitchum , Polly Bergen , Lori Martin
Tags: Violence Cult Film Neo Noir Based On Novel Detective Psychopath Family Relationships Trapped Revenge Good Versus Evil
7.80    100%    86%  

56. Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!(1989)

Original Title: ¡Átame!
Runtime: Genres:Drama|Romance|Comedy|Crime Release Date:
Country: Spain Language:Spanish Rating:NC-17
Description:Recently released from a mental hospital, Ricky ties up Marina, a film star he once had sex with and keeps her hostage.
Director: Pedro Almodóvar
Stars: Victoria Abril , Antonio Banderas , Loles León , Julieta Serrano
7.00    70%    79%  

57. Darr(1993)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Romance|Thriller|Mystery Release Date:
Country: India Languages:Hindi | English Rating:NA
Description:A woman is caught between one man's love and another man's obsession. She fears one and fears for the other. One stands for love and the other for life. Who will she choose?
Director: Yash Chopra
Stars: Sunny Deol , Juhi Chawla , Shah Rukh Khan , Annu Kapoor
Tags: Family Relationships Insanity
7.90    NA    77%  

58. The Last Seduction(1994)

Runtime: Genres:Mystery|Romance|Drama|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Countries: UK| USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:A devious sexpot steals her husband's drug money and hides out in a small town where she meets the perfect dupe for her next scheme.
Director: John Dahl
Stars: Linda Fiorentino , Bill Pullman , Michael Raysses , Zack Phifer
Tags: Violence Cult Film Psycho Thriller Neo Noir Detective Revenge Betrayal
7.10    94%    76%  

59. Santa Sangre(1989)

Original Title: Santa sangre
Runtime: Genres:Drama|Fantasy|Horror|Sci-Fi|Mystery Release Date:
Countries: Mexico| Italy Language:English Rating:NC-17
Description:A young man is confined in a mental hospital. Through a flashback we see that he was traumatized as a child, when he and his family were circus performers: he saw his father cut off the ...
Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky
Stars: Axel Jodorowsky , Blanca Guerra , Guy Stockwell , Thelma Tixou
Tags: Experimental Film Violence Cult Film Serial Killer
7.70    85%    87%  

60. At Close Range(1986)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:R
Description:Based upon the true story of Bruce Johnston Sr., his son, and his brothers; together, they constituted one of suburban Philadelphia's most notorious crime families during the 1970's. Their criminal activities ranged from burglary, theft... and ultimately, murder.
Director: James Foley
Stars: Sean Penn , Christopher Walken , Mary Stuart Masterson , Chris Penn
Tags: Violence Courtroom Based On True Story Neo Noir High School
7.00    86%    78%  

61. Purple Noon(1960)

Original Title: Plein soleil
Runtime: Genres:Drama|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Countries: France| Italy Languages:English | Italian | French Rating:PG-13
Description:Tom Ripley is a talented mimic, moocher, forger and all-around criminal improviser; but there's more to Tom Ripley than even he can guess.
Director: René Clément
Stars: Alain Delon , Maurice Ronet , Marie Laforêt , Erno Crisa
Tags: Based On Novel Missing Person
7.80    100%    92%  

62. The Bad Seed(1956)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Horror|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:AP
Description:A housewife suspects that her seemingly perfect eight year-old daughter is a heartless killer.
Director: Mervyn LeRoy
Stars: Nancy Kelly , Patty McCormack , Henry Jones , Eileen Heckart
Tags: Female Protagonist Cult Film Psycho Thriller Based On Novel Family Relationships Based On Play
7.50    65%    83%  

63. The American Friend(1977)

Original Title: Der amerikanische Freund
Runtime: Genres:Drama|Mystery|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Countries: West Germany| France Languages:German | English | French Rating:NR
Description:Tom Ripley, who deals in forged art, suggests a picture framer he knows would make a good hit man.
Director: Wim Wenders
Stars: Dennis Hopper , Bruno Ganz , Lisa Kreuzer , Gérard Blain
Tags: Cult Film Neo Noir Based On Novel Mafia Hitman
7.40    89%    81%  

64. Leave Her to Heaven(1945)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Romance|Film-Noir|Thriller Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:NR
Description:A writer meets a young socialite on board a train. The two fall in love and are married soon after, but her obsessive love for him threatens to be the undoing of both them and everyone else around them.
Director: John M. Stahl
Stars: Gene Tierney , Cornel Wilde , Jeanne Crain , Vincent Price
Tags: Courtroom Psycho Thriller Based On Novel Family Relationships F Rated
7.70    90%    86%  

65. The Collector(1965)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Mystery|Romance|Thriller Release Date:
Countries: UK| USA Language:English Rating:UR
Description:A man kidnaps a woman and holds her hostage just for the pleasure of having her there.
Director: William Wyler
Stars: Terence Stamp , Samantha Eggar , Mona Washbourne , Maurice Dallimore
7.60    100%    83%  

66. Kiss of Death(1947)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Film-Noir|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: USA Language:English Rating:AP
Description:With his law-breaking lifestyle in the past, an ex-con, along with his family, attempt to start a new life, knowing a betrayed someone from the past is bound to see otherwise.
Director: Henry Hathaway
Stars: Victor Mature , Brian Donlevy , Coleen Gray , Richard Widmark
7.50    87%    76%  

67. 10 Rillington Place(1971)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Biography|Crime Release Date:
Country: UK Language:English Rating:GP
Description:A British crime drama based on the book by Ludovic Kennedy. The film dramatises the case of British serial killer John Christie, who committed most or all of his crimes in the titular terraced house, and the miscarriage of justice involving Timothy Evans.
Director: Richard Fleischer
Stars: Richard Attenborough , Judy Geeson , John Hurt , Pat Heywood
7.60    70%    87%  

68. Brighton Rock(1947)

Runtime: Genres:Drama|Film-Noir|Thriller|Crime Release Date:
Country: UK Language:English Rating:NA
Description:Centring on the activities of a gang of assorted criminals and, in particular, their leader – a vicious young hoodlum known as "Pinkie" – the film's main thematic concern is the criminal underbelly evident in inter-war Brighton.
Director: John Boulting
Stars: Richard Attenborough , Hermione Baddeley , William Hartnell , Harcourt Williams
Tags: Gangster Based On Novel Betrayal
7.40    95%    85%  

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