Cannibal Movies

List of the best cannibalistic movies selected by visitors to our site: The Descent, Wrong Turn, Bloody Hell, Hansel and Gretel Get Baked, Leatherface, Perfect, The Platform, Parasyte: Part 2, Eat, Darlin'.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

The Descent (2005)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrehorror, action, thriller, drama, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom, France
CharactersMutant, Cannibals, Monsters, Girlfriends, Friends
PlotSurvival, Expeditions, Friendship, Death, Vacation
PlaceCaves, Closed Space
TimeDark ones
StyleWomens in main roles, Disturbing

After a tragic accident, six friends reunite for a caving expedition. Their adventure soon goes horribly wrong when a collapse traps them deep underground and they find themselves pursued by bloodthirsty creatures. As their friendships deteriorate, they find themselves in a desperate struggle to survive the creatures and each other.

Wrong Turn (2003)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrehorror, adventure
CountryUSA, Germany, Canada
CharactersManiacs, Cannibals, Tourists, Friends
PlotSurvival, Friendship, Chase
StyleAction, Heavy, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

Chris crashes into a carload of other young people, and the group of stranded motorists is soon lost in the woods of West Virginia, where they're hunted by three cannibalistic mountain men who are grossly disfigured by generations of inbreeding.

Bloody Hell (2020)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrehorror, comedy
CountryAustralia, USA
PlotSurvival, Death, Chase
StyleTense, Serious, Disturbing

A man with a mysterious past flees the country to escape his own personal hell... only to arrive somewhere much worse. In an effort to survive this new horror, he turns to his personified conscience.

Hansel and Gretel Get Baked (2013)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genrehorror, comedy
CharactersWitch, Cannibals
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Witchcraft, Missing people
StyleFancy, Black humor, Disturbing

An intense new marijuana strain named “Black Forest” is taking Los Angeles by storm, and Gretel’s stoner boyfriend can’t get enough. But when the old woman growing the popular drug (Lara Flynn Boyle) turns out to be an evil witch, cooking and eating her wasted patrons for their youth, Gretel and her brother Hansel must save him from a gruesome death — or face the last high of their lives.

Leatherface (2017)
Markimdb: 5
Genrehorror, thriller
CharactersManiacs, Teens, Monsters, Serial killers, Cannibals
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Travel, The escape, Death
PlaceForest, Psychiatric hospitals, Texas, USA
StyleHeavy, Tense, Depressive

A young nurse is kidnapped by a group of violent teens who escape from a mental hospital and take her on the road trip from hell. Pursued by an equally deranged lawman out for revenge, one of the teens is destined for tragedy and horrors that will destroy his mind, moulding him into a monster named Leatherface.

Perfect (2019)
Markimdb: 4
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, detective
TimeDark ones

A young man with a violent past enters a mysterious clinic where the patients wildly transform their bodies and minds using genetic engineering.

The Platform (2019)
Markimdb: 7
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
PlotSurvival, Revolution, Recurring day, Cold, Hunger
PlacePrison, Kitchen
StylePhilosophical, Deep Meaning, Tense, Gloomy, Disturbing

A mysterious place, an indescribable prison, a deep hole. An unknown number of levels. Two inmates living on each level. A descending platform containing food for all of them. An inhuman fight for survival, but also an opportunity for solidarity.

Parasyte: Part 2 (2015)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, drama
CharactersAliens, Werewolf, Monsters, Cannibals
PlotSurvival, Fight, Alien invasion
PlaceJapan, Hospitals
StyleRomantic, Action, Fascinating, Creepy, Serious

Alien pods come to Earth and, naturally, start taking over Human Hosts. One such pod only manages to take over one human's, Shin Izumi, right arm. Together they grow and co-exist, all the while the other aliens are making meals of other humans; Shin feels he must put a stop to it all, but his alien, Migi, doesn't see why.

Eat (2014)
Markimdb: 5
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CharactersCannibals, Losers, Hermits, Psychiatrists
PlotObsession, Mental disorders, Depression
StylePsychological problems, Heavy, Serious

Novella McClure is like most struggling actresses in Los Angeles: she's in her early 30s, her fake name sounded cooler ten years ago, and she hasn't landed a role in three years. To top it all off, she's developed a disturbing habit of eating her own flesh. Novella desperately tries to hide her strange condition from her motherly landlord, Eesha, and somewhat psychopathic best friend, Candice, but her body and mind continue to deteriorate in the depressing world of failed auditions and sketchy night clubs. Can a romantic relationship with her psychiatrist prevent her from self destruction? Or will her fatal habit continue to eat away at her?

Darlin' (2020)
Markimdb: 4.9
CharactersCannibals, Nurses, Drivers
PlotSurvival, Supernatural, Rites of passage
PlaceForest, Hospitals, Small cities
StyleAtmospheric, Heavy, Tense, Depressive, Serious

Found at a Catholic hospital filthy and ferocious, feral teenager Darlin’ is whisked off to a care home run by The Bishop and his obedient nuns, where she’s to be rehabilitated into a "good girl" as an example of the miraculous work of the church. But Darlin’ holds a secret darker than the "sins" she is threatened with, and she is not traveling alone. The Woman who raised her, equally fierce and feral, is ever present in the shadows of Darlin’s psyche and is determined to come for her no matter who tries to get in her way.

The Domestics (2018)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrefantastic, thriller
CharactersSnipers, Killers, Cannibals
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse, Gambling, Motorcycles, Weapon
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StyleTense, Depressive, Disturbing

A young husband and wife must fight to return home in a post-apocalyptic mid-western landscape ravaged by gangs.

Night of the Living Deb (2015)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrehorror, comedy, melodrama
CharactersZombie, Cannibals
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse, Friendship, Weapon, Viruses
PlaceParty, Small cities
StyleLight, Fascinating, Black humor

After a one night stand Deb wakes up in the middle of a zombie apocalypse.

The Dead Lands (2014)
Markimdb: 6.3
CountryNew Zealand, United Kingdom
CharactersCannibals, Heroes, Warriors
PlotSurvival, Adventure, Martial Arts, Revenge, Chase
StyleExciting, Heavy, Serious, Disturbing

Hongi, a Maori chieftain’s teenage son, must avenge his father’s murder in order to bring peace and honour to the souls of his loved ones after his tribe is slaughtered through an act of treachery. Vastly outnumbered by a band of villains led by Wirepa, Hongi’s only hope is to pass through the feared and forbidden “Dead Lands” and forge an uneasy alliance with a mysterious warrior, a ruthless fighter who has ruled the area for years.

The Cannibal Club (2018)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, comedy, crime
CharactersCannibals, Bodyguards, Criminals
PlotSurvival, Death, Supernatural, Cheating, Sects
StyleHeavy, Tense, Black humor, Depressive, Disturbing

Otavio and Gilda are a very wealthy couple of the Brazilian elite who have the habit of eating their employees. Otavio owns a private security company and is a notable member of The Cannibal Club. When Gilda accidentally discovers a secret from Borges, a powerful congressman and the Club’s leader, her and her husband’s lives are in grave danger.

The Samurai (2014)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy
CharactersSamurai, Cannibals
PlotDeath, Supernatural, Chase
PlaceVillage, Forest, Germany
StyleTense, Serious, Disturbing

A wolf strives through the woods around an isolated German village. Jakob the young local police officer is onto him, but scents something more in the darkness. What he finds is a man, it seems, wild eyed, of wiry build, in a dress. He carries a katana, a Samurai sword. When the Samurai invites Jakob to follow him on his crusade towards the village, it becomes Jakob's mission to pursue the lunatic to end this wanton destruction. At the end of the night Jakob has experienced too much, is too far from whom he once was. Something hidden has been unleashed to meet the first rays of daylight.

Hurricane Bianca: From Russia with Hate (2018)
Markimdb: 4.8
CharactersGay, Teachers, Snake, Cannibals, Raccoons
PlotPrison Break, Abduction, Revenge, Rivalry
PlacePrison, School, Texas, Small cities, New York
StyleLight, Fascinating

After winning over the staff and students of Milford High School, chemistry teacher Richard Martinez aka Bianca Del Rio sent her nemesis Vice Principal Deborah “Debbie” Ward to jail in a flawlessly executed plan. When Debbie is released from jail, she conjures up a scheme to do away with Bianca Del Rio once and for all, by luring her on a dangerous journey to Russia to accept a teaching award and cash prize.

Elfie Hopkins (2012)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersCannibals, Family, Detectives
PlotInvestigation, Pursuit, Computers
PlaceVillage, Forest, England
StyleAction, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing

An aspiring teen detective stumbles into her first real case, when investigating the mysterious new family in her neighborhood.

Wrong Turn 6: Last Resort (2014)
Markimdb: 4.2
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryCanada, Germany, USA
CharactersMutant, Blonde girls, Cannibals
PlotSurvival, Chase, Inheritance
StyleHeavy, Serious, Disturbing

A sudden and mysterious inheritance brings Danny and his friends to Hobb Springs, a forgotten resort deep in the West Virginia hills. Hobb Springs is being looked after under the watchful care of Jackson and Sally, a socially awkward couple who introduce Danny to the long lost family he's never known. A clan by the name of Hillicker. But soon Danny learns his relatives have a different way of living, that for generations, the Hillickers have observed ancient traditions rooted in cannibalism and other taboo rituals.

Carnage: Swallowing the Past (2017)
Markimdb: 7.8
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersDogs, Cannibals

It's 2067, the UK is vegan, but older generations are suffering the guilt of their carnivorous past. Simon Amstell asks us to forgive them for the horrors of what they swallowed.

The BFG (2016)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrefantasy, adventure, family
CountryUSA, India
CharactersDogs, Dragons, Cannibals, Giants, Family
PlotAdventure, Abduction, Friendship, Fate, Justice
PlaceEngland, London, Helicopters
StyleExciting, Light, Soulful, Beautiful landscapes

The BFG is no ordinary bone-crunching giant. He is far too nice and jumbly. It's lucky for Sophie that he is. Had she been carried off in the middle of the night by the Bloodbottler, or any of the other giants—rather than the BFG—she would have soon become breakfast. When Sophie hears that the giants are flush-bunking off to England to swollomp a few nice little chiddlers, she decides she must stop them once and for all. And the BFG is going to help her!