The Most Fascinating Killersby Breumaster | created - 2 months ago | updated - 1 month ago | Public
Showing killers has a long tradition in several movie genres. They have a wide range from plain primitive manslaughters over aggressive strangers to hyperintelligent evil weirdos.
When you look at them, which of them seems to be the most fascinating?
Tell us here.
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1. Psycho (1960)
R | 109 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A Phoenix secretary embezzles $40,000 from her employer's client, goes on the run, and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother.
Votes: 623,171 | Gross: $32.00M
The mother-complex schizophrenic type.
2. The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
R | 118 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A young F.B.I. cadet must receive the help of an incarcerated and manipulative cannibal killer to help catch another serial killer, a madman who skins his victims.
Votes: 1,315,979 | Gross: $130.74M
The Intellectual Killer.
3. Halloween (1978)
R | 91 min | Horror, Thriller
Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween night 1963, Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the small town of Haddonfield, Illinois to kill again.
Votes: 240,330 | Gross: $47.00M
4. Scream (1996)
R | 111 min | Horror, Mystery
A year after the murder of her mother, a teenage girl is terrorized by a new killer, who targets the girl and her friends by using horror films as part of a deadly game.
Votes: 296,995 | Gross: $103.05M
A conspiritoral bunch of psychotic friends.
5. Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (1986)
Unrated | 83 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
Arriving in Chicago, Henry 'Michael Rooker, in what is undoubtedly the finest performance of his patchy career', moves in with ex-con acquaintance Otis and starts schooling him in the ways of the serial killer.
Votes: 33,518 | Gross: $0.61M
Neglected inconspicuous guys which simply just like to kill someone.
6. The Hitcher (2007)
R | 84 min | Crime, Thriller
A serial killer pins his crimes on two college students who gave him a ride.
Votes: 41,729 | Gross: $16.47M
Strangers which just like to get rid of their agression in a bad game until someone is dead.
7. Identity (2003)
R | 90 min | Mystery, Thriller
Stranded at a desolate Nevada motel during a nasty rain storm, ten strangers become acquainted with each other when they realize that they're being killed off one by one.
Votes: 233,282 | Gross: $52.16M
The completely spaced out schizoprenic type.
8. Wrong Turn (I) (2003)
R | 84 min | Horror, Thriller
Chris and a group of five friends are left stranded deep in the middle of the woods after their cars collide. As they venture deeper into the woods, they face an uncertain and bloodcurdling fate.
Votes: 113,410 | Gross: $15.42M
9. From Hell (2001)
R | 122 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
In Victorian-era London, a troubled clairvoyant police detective investigates the murders of Jack the Ripper.
Votes: 149,634 | Gross: $31.60M
Killing members of high society.
10. Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)
R | 89 min | Comedy, Horror
Affable hillbillies Tucker and Dale are on vacation at their dilapidated mountain cabin when they are mistaken for murderers by a group of preppy college students.
Votes: 169,720 | Gross: $0.22M
11. Final Destination (2000)
R | 98 min | Horror, Thriller
Alex Browning is among a group of high school students readying themselves for a trip to Europe. When he suddenly has a premonition their airplane will crash, he screams to warn the others but instead he is thrown off of the plane.
Votes: 236,741 | Gross: $53.33M
The death itself, ... however!
12. Hostel (2005)
R | 94 min | Horror
Three backpackers head to a Slovak city that promises to meet their hedonistic expectations, with no idea of the hell that awaits them.
Votes: 172,989 | Gross: $47.33M
Rich sadistic torturers.
13. The Deathmaker (1995)
110 min | Crime, Drama
Fritz Haarmann, who has killed at least 27 boys, is questioned by a psychology professor in order to find out whether he is sane and can be held responsible for his crimes. During this ... See full summary »
Sexual serial killers.
14. Charlie Says (2018)
R | 110 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
The tragic tale of an all-American girl who was transformed into a cold-blooded killer in the summer of 1969.
Votes: 3,574 | Gross: $0.04M
Satanic cult killers.
15. Jennifer's Body (2009)
R | 102 min | Comedy, Horror
A newly possessed high school cheerleader turns into a succubus who specializes in killing her male classmates. Can her best friend put an end to the horror?
Votes: 121,568 | Gross: $16.20M
The Fame Fatale.
16. Apocalypse Now (1979)
R | 147 min | Drama, Mystery, War
A U.S. Army officer serving in Vietnam is tasked with assassinating a renegade Special Forces Colonel who sees himself as a god.
Votes: 623,647 | Gross: $83.47M
Traumatized soldiers which crack up.
17. The Godfather (1972)
R | 175 min | Crime, Drama
An organized crime dynasty's aging patriarch transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.
Votes: 1,683,092 | Gross: $134.97M
18. Assassins (1995)
R | 132 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
Professional hit-man Robert Rath wants to fulfill a few more contracts before retiring but unscrupulous ambitious newcomer hit-man Miguel Bain keeps killing Rath's targets.
Votes: 79,611 | Gross: $30.31M
19. Hollow Man (2000)
R | 112 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
A brilliant scientist's discovery renders him invisible, but transforms him into an omnipotent, dangerous megalomaniac.
Votes: 126,491 | Gross: $73.21M
20. Hamlet (1996)
PG-13 | 242 min | Drama
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, returns home to find his father murdered and his mother remarrying the murderer, his uncle. Meanwhile, war is brewing.
Votes: 36,776 | Gross: $4.41M
21. The Island (2005)
PG-13 | 136 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A man living in a futuristic sterile colony begins to question his circumscribed existence when his friend is chosen to go to the Island, the last uncontaminated place on earth.
Votes: 305,131 | Gross: $35.82M
Medical doctors who kill.