Serial Killer Movies

List of the best killer films selected by our site visitors: Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw, Polar, The Equalizer 2, The Predator, Venom, Deadpool 2, Mission: Impossible - Fallout, Sicario: Day of the Soldado, Accident Man, Escape Plan 2: Hades, Bad Times at the El Royale, The Night Comes for Us, Peppermint, Galveston, Halloween, Blood Fest, Red Sparrow, John Wick: Chapter Two, It, Atomic Blonde, Murder on the Orient Express, The Hitman's Bodyguard, Happy Death Day, Sweet Virginia, New Trial, Awakening the Zodiac, Suicide Squad, Assassin's Creed, The Last Heist, Blood Father
GenreThriller, Drama, crime, detective
CastShane West, Leslie Bibb, Matt Craven
DirectorJonathan Wright
The story follows a down-on-their-luck couple who discovers a serial killer's film reels. They decide to take the law into their own hands, risking everything for the chance at a $100,000 reward. It isn't long until they find themselves in the killer's lethal cross-hairs.
GenreAction, Thriller, Comedy
CountryUSA, Hong Kong, Bulgaria, Netherlands
CastSalma Hayek, Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson
DirectorPatrick Hughes
The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.
GenreAction, Thriller, detective
CountryGermany, Sweden, USA
CastCharlize Theron, Sofia Boutella, James McAvoy
DirectorDavid Leitch
An action-thriller that follows MI6’s most lethal assassin through a ticking time bomb of a city simmering with revolution and double-crossing hives of traitors.
GenreAction, Thriller
CountryChina, USA
CastSylvester Stallone, Dave Bautista, Huang Xiaoming
DirectorSteven C. Miller
Ray Breslin manages an elite team of security specialists trained in the art of breaking people out of the world's most impenetrable prisons. When his most trusted operative, Shu Ren, is kidnapped and disappears inside the most elaborate prison ever built, entirely computerized and constantly changing shape, Ray must track him down with the help of some of his former friends. Sequel to the 2013 film "Escape Plan".
GenreAction, Thriller, crime, Drama
CastMel Gibson, Erin Moriarty, Diego Luna
DirectorJean-François Richet
An ex-con reunites with his estranged wayward 16-year old daughter to protect her from drug dealers who are trying to kill her.
GenreAction, Thriller, crime
CastDenzel Washington
Robert McCall serves an unflinching justice for the exploited and oppressed, but how far will he go when that is someone he loves?
GenreHorror, Sci-fi, Action, adventure, Thriller
CountryUSA, Canada
CastOlivia Munn, Boyd Holbrook, Trevante Rhodes
DirectorShane Black
A group of men get stranded in a jungle with a beast of whom they do not speak. One by one, they go missing and skinned bodies are found in trees. Then, when the only survivor of a previous beast encounter appears, they realise they are in worse trouble than they thought...
GenreAction, Sci-fi, Thriller, Horror
CountryUSA, China
CastTom Hardy
DirectorRuben Fleischer
One of Marvel's most enigmatic, complex and badass characters comes to the big screen, starring Academy Award® nominated actor Tom Hardy as the lethal protector Venom.
GenreSci-fi, Action, Comedy, adventure
CastMorena Baccarin, Jack Kesy, Ryan Reynolds
DirectorDavid Leitch
After surviving a near fatal bovine attack, a disfigured cafeteria chef (Wade Wilson) struggles to fulfill his dream of becoming Miami's hottest bartender, while also learning to cope with his lost sense of taste. Searching to regain his spice for life, as well as a flux capacitor, Wade must battle ninjas, the yakuza, and a pack of sexually aggressive canines, as he journeys around the world to discover the importance of family, friendship, and flavor - finding a new taste for adventure and earning the coveted coffee mug title of World's Best Lover.
GenreAction, Thriller, adventure
CountryUSA, China, France, Norway
CastTom Cruise, Rebecca Ferguson, Henry Cavill
DirectorChristopher McQuarrie
"Mission: Impossible - Fallout" finds Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and his IMF team (Alec Baldwin, Simon Pegg, Ving Rhames) along with some familiar allies (Rebecca Ferguson, Michelle Monaghan) in a race against time after a mission gone wrong.
GenreAction, Thriller, Drama, crime
CastBenicio Del Toro, Josh Brolin, Isabela Moner
DirectorStefano Sollima
A follow-up to the 2015 film, 'Sicario', which centers around the escalating war against drugs along the border of the United States and Mexico.
GenreAction, Thriller, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CastScott Adkins, Ray Stevenson, Ashley Greene
DirectorJesse Johnson
Mike Fallon, the Accident Man, is a stone cold killer, whose methodical hits, baffle the police and delight his clients, he is the best at what he does. But when a loved one is dragged into the London underworld and murdered by his own crew, Fallon is forced to rip apart the life he knew in order to hold those accountable and avenge the one person who actually meant something to him.
GenreThriller, Drama, crime, detective
CastJeff Bridges, Cynthia Erivo, Dakota Johnson
DirectorDrew Goddard
Seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at Lake Tahoe's El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past. Over the course of one fateful night, everyone will have a last shot at redemption... before everything goes to hell.
GenreAction, Thriller, crime
CastJoe Taslim, Iko Uwais, Julie Estelle
DirectorTimo Tjahjanto
Ito, a former triad enforcer, must protect a young girl while trying to escape his former gang, setting off a violent battle on the streets of Jakarta.
GenreAction, Thriller, Drama
CountryHong Kong, USA
CastJennifer Garner, John Gallagher Jr., John Ortiz
DirectorPierre Morel
When her husband and daughter are gunned down in a drive-by, Riley wakes up from a coma and spends years learning to become a lethal killing machine. On the 10th anniversary of her family’s death, she targets everyone she holds responsible, the gang that committed the act, the lawyers that got them off, and the corrupt cops that enabled the murderous incidents.
GenreAction, Thriller, Drama, crime
CastBen Foster, Jeffrey Grover, Christopher Amitrano
DirectorMélanie Laurent
Nic Pizzolatto adapts his own bestseller about a wounded hitman (Ben Foster) on the run with a troubled young prostitute (Elle Fanning) and her kid sister.
GenreHorror, Comedy
CastRobbie Kay, Seychelle Gabriel
DirectorOwen Egerton
Fans flock to a festival celebrating the most iconic horror movies, only to discover that the charismatic showman behind the event has a diabolical agenda. As festival attendees start dying off, three teenagers - more schooled in horror-film cliches than practical knowledge about neutralizing psycho killers - must band together and battle through various madmen and monstrosities to survive.
When a retiring assassin realizes that he is the target of a hit, he winds up back in the game going head to head with a gang of younger, ruthless killers.
GenreAction, Thriller, Drama
CastJennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Matthias Schoenaerts
DirectorFrancis Lawrence
A young Russian intelligence officer is assigned to seduce a first-tour CIA agent (Joel Edgerton) who handles the CIA's most sensitive penetration of Russian intelligence. The two young officers, collide in a charged atmosphere of trade-craft, deception and inevitably forbidden passion that threatens not just their lives but of others as well. Young Dominika Egorova is many things. A devoted daughter determined to protect her mother at all costs. A prima ballerina whose ferocity has pushed her body and mind to the absolute limit. A master of seductive and manipulative combat. When she suffers a career-ending injury, Dominika and her mother are facing a bleak and uncertain future. That is why she finds herself manipulated into becoming the newest recruit for Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people like her to use their bodies and minds as weapons. After enduring the perverse and sadistic training process, she emerges as the most dangerous Sparrow the program has ever produced. Dominika must now reconcile the person she was with the power she now commands, with her own life and everyone she cares about at risk, including an American CIA agent who tries to convince her he is the only person she can trust.
GenreAction, Thriller, crime
CountryUSA, Hong Kong
CastKeanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Ian McShane
DirectorChad Stahelski
After returning to the criminal underworld to repay a debt, John Wick discovers that a large bounty has been put on his life.
GenreHorror, Thriller, Drama
CountryUSA, Canada
CastBill Skarsgård, Jaeden Lieberher
DirectorAndrés Muschietti
In the Town of Derry, the local kids are disappearing one by one, leaving behind bloody remains. In a place known as 'The Barrens', a group of seven kids are united by their horrifying and strange encounters with an evil clown and their determination to kill It.
GenreDrama, crime, detective
CastJohnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Penélope Cruz
DirectorKenneth Branagh
Renowned Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of a wealthy American traveling on the Orient Express, the most famous train in the world.
GenreHorror, Thriller, detective, Comedy
CastJessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Ruby Modine
DirectorChristopher Landon
A teenage girl (Jessica Rothe), trying to enjoy her birthday, soon realizes that this is her final one. That is, if she can figure out who her killer is. She must relive that day, over and over again, dying in a different way each time. Can she solve her own murder?
GenreThriller, Drama
CountryCanada, USA
CastJon Bernthal, Christopher Abbott, Imogen Poots
DirectorJamie M. Dagg
A former rodeo star, with a small time life, unknowingly starts a rapport with a young man who is responsible for the violence that has suddenly gripped his small town. Every character from his loved ones to his business patrons, plays a part in the unravelling of this community. Our aged hero must face his relationships of past and present to come up against this unpredictable predator.
GenreDrama, detective, biography
CountrySouth Korea
CastJeong Woo, Kang Ha Neul, Dong-Hwi Lee
DirectorKim Tae-yoon
Hyun-Woo (Kang Ha-Neul) is the only witness to a taxi driver murder case. After being falsely accused of murdering a taxi driver by an oppressive criminal investigation, he has spent 10 years in prison. Joon-Young (Jung Woo) is a lawyer in financial debt. He becomes aware of Hyun-Woo’s case. His intuition tells him that his case might be a good opportunity to advance his career. After Joon-Young meets Hyun-Woo, he becomes driven by a sense of justice and Hyun-Woo gains hope.
GenreSci-fi, fantasy, Action, Thriller, adventure, crime
CountryUSA, Canada
CastMargot Robbie, Will Smith, Jared Leto
DirectorDavid Ayer
A secret government agency run by Amanda Waller, named A.R.G.U.S creates a task force comprising super villains, the "Suicide Squad". They are assigned to execute dangerous tasks in exchange for shorter prison sentences.
GenreSci-fi, Action, adventure, history, fantasy
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, France, Hong Kong, Taiwan
CastMichael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard, Jeremy Irons
DirectorJustin Kurzel
Through a revolutionary technology that unlocks his genetic memories, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) experiences the adventures of his ancestor, Aguilar, in 15th Century Spain. Callum discovers he is descended from a mysterious secret society, the Assassins, and amasses incredible knowledge and skills to take on the oppressive and powerful Templar organization in the present day.
GenreAction, Horror, Thriller
CastHenry Rollins, Torrance Coombs, Victoria Pratt
DirectorMike Mendez
A bank heist descends into violent chaos when one of the hostages turns out to be a serial killer. Trapping the well-organized team of bank robbers in the building, the killer is now picking them off one by one.
GenreHorror, Thriller
CastJamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer, Andi Matichak
DirectorDavid Gordon Green
Laurie Strode comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers, the masked figure who has haunted her since she narrowly escaped his killing spree on Halloween night four decades ago.
A spinoff of The Fate of the Furious, focusing on Johnson's US Diplomatic Security Agent Luke Hobbs forming an unlikely alliance with Statham's Deckard Shaw.