Death movies

List of the best death movies selected by visitors to our site: Parallel, Judas and the Black Messiah, Outside the Wire, Butchers, The World to Come, The King's Man, A Russian Youth, The Grudge, Disturbing the Peace, Endings, Beginnings
In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Parallel (2021)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrethriller, drama
CountryCanada
PlotDeath
TimeFuture
StyleAction, Depressive, Disturbing

A group of friends stumble upon a mirror that serves as a portal to a "multiverse", but soon discover that importing knowledge from the other side in order to better their lives brings increasingly dangerous consequences.

Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)
Markimdb: 7.7
CharactersFBI
PlotOn real events, Undercover, Sects, Death, Justice, Political, Money, Freedom, Revolution
PlaceUSA, Prison, Hospitals

Bill O'Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers on the orders of FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends—falling for a fellow revolutionary en route—a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul.

Outside the Wire (2021)
CharactersPartners, Military, Soldier, Spy, Terrorists, Snipers, Pilots, Robots
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Weapon, War, Death, Martial Arts, Survival, Political, Bank robbery, Hostage, Fight
PlaceAircraft
StyleNetflix, Unexpected ending, Cyberpunk

In the near future, a drone pilot is sent into a deadly militarized zone and must work with an android officer to locate a doomsday device.

Butchers (2021)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genrehorror
CountryCanada
CharactersDogs
PlotSupernatural, Death
StyleDisturbing

A family of sadistic butchers lives deep in the backcountry. From the dead of winter to the dog days of summer, anyone who crosses their path is dead meat.

The World to Come (2021)
Markimdb: 6
CharactersLesbians
PlotDeath
PlaceNature
Time19th century
StyleTense, Fascinating

Two women who forge a close connection despite their isolation in the mid-19th-century American frontier.

The King's Man (2021)
Mark
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, adventure, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersTough guys, Dogs, Spy, Billionaires
PlotDeath, Martial Arts, Chase, Snow
PlaceEngland, Mountains, Aircraft
StyleExciting, Disturbing

As a collection of history's worst tyrants and criminal masterminds gather to plot a war to wipe out millions, one man must race against time to stop them.

A Russian Youth (2020)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genredrama, military, history
CountryRussia
CharactersFriends, Soldier, Heroes
PlotWar, Death
PlaceRussia

The story of a simple Russian youth who goes to the frontline in the First World War with the naïve and youthful dream of glory and medals. In the first battle he loses his eyesight and is left to serve as “listener-in” — to listen out for the approach of enemy planes through huge metal funnels and raise alarm.

The Grudge (2020)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA, Japan, Canada
Duration01:33
PlotSupernatural, Death, Ghosts
StyleAtmospheric, Disturbing

After a young mother murders her family in her own house, a detective attempts to investigate the mysterious case, only to discover that the house is cursed by a vengeful ghost. Now targeted by the demonic spirits, the detective must do anything to protect herself and her family from harm.

Disturbing the Peace (2020)
Markimdb: 3.2
Genreaction, thriller, adventure, western
CountryUSA
CharactersHeroes, Sheriffs, Criminals
PlotWeapon, Death, Justice, Money, Bank robbery, Hostage, Skirmishes, Robbery, Chase
StyleAtmospheric, Exciting, Tense, Fascinating

A small-town marshal who hasn't carried a gun since he left the Texas Rangers after a tragic shooting must pick up his gun again to do battle with a gang of outlaw bikers that has invaded the town to pull off a brazen and violent heist.

Endings, Beginnings (2020)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genremelodrama
CountryUSA, South Korea
CharactersFamily
PlotDeath, Love
PlaceUSSR

An artist dumps her longtime boyfriend, but her attempt to take a break from dating ends when she quickly finds herself in two passionate romances.

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Double World (2020)
Markimdb: 6.1
CharactersWarriors, Dragons
PlotDeath, Martial Arts
PlaceChina
StyleAction, Exciting, For men

Keen to bring honor to his clan, young villager Dong Yilong embarks on a perilous journey to compete in a tournament that selects warriors for battle.

Black Water: Abyss (2020)
Markimdb: 4.5
CharactersDiggers, Crocodiles, Friends, Tourists, Monsters
PlotSurvival, Killer animals, Adventure, Death, Fear
PlaceCaves, Australia
StyleAction, Heavy, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing

An adventure-loving couple convince their friends to explore a remote, uncharted cave system in the forests of Northern Australia. With a tropical storm approaching, they abseil into the mouth of the cave, but when the caves start to flood, tensions rise as oxygen levels fall and the friends find themselves trapped. Unknown to them, the storm has also brought in a pack of dangerous and hungry crocodiles.

The Closet (2020)
Markimdb: 5.7
PlotSupernatural, Death, Mystery
StyleDisturbing

After moving into a new house, a young girl begins displaying strange and disturbing behavior until, one day, she disappears behind a closet. While the devastated father is left with no clue about his daughter’s disappearance, an exorcist shows up to help.

Alone (2020)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrethriller
CountryUSA
CharactersManiacs, Psychopath, Hunters
PlotSurvival, Pursuit, The escape, Supernatural, Death, Chase, Ghosts, Travel
PlaceForest
StyleDepressive, Tense, Disturbing, Action

A recently widowed traveler is kidnapped by a cold blooded killer, only to escape into the wilderness where she is forced to battle against the elements as her pursuer closes in on her.

Simon's Got a Gift (2020)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama, family
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersOrphans, Teens
PlotDeath, Love
PlaceBeach, Hospitals

Simon, a young orphan, has an extraordinary power : he can take on the appearance of people he’s already touched. When his best friend dies in an accident, there is no witness. Simon decides to steal his place in his family. Ten years later, the truth will get more and more difficult to bear and to hide...

The Jack in the Box (2020)
Markimdb: 4
CharactersDemons, Clowns, Monsters
PlotSupernatural, Death, Fear, Mystery
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Tense, Creepy

When a vintage Jack-in-the-box is un-earthed and opened, it's new owners soon have reason to believe the creepy clown doll within has a life of it's own.

Endless (2020)
Markimdb: 4.7
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
PlotDeath, Love, Life after death
StyleTouching, Soulful

When madly in love high school graduates Riley and Chris are separated by a tragic car accident, Riley blames herself for her boyfriend's death while Chris is stranded in limbo. Miraculously, the two find a way to connect. In a love story that transcends life and death, both Riley and Chris are forced to learn the hardest lesson of all: letting go.

Only (2020)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
PlotDeath, Love, Viruses, Fight
StyleTouching

After a comet releases a mysterious virus that begins to kill all of the women in the world, a young couple's relationship is severely tested. They hide out (from both the illness and the savages who hunt the remaining women) in their over-sterilized apartment. Ultimately the duo escapes their self-imposed quarantine to head to the wilderness.

The Rhythm Section (2020)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genreaction, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, Spain, USA
CharactersHired assassins, Journalists, Spy, Bodyguards, Terrorists
PlotInvestigation, Death, Martial Arts, Motorcycles, Fight
PlaceEngland, Hotels, New York, Mountains, Aircraft, Forest
StyleUnexpected ending

After the death of her family in an airplane crash on a flight that she was meant to be on, Stephanie Patrick discovers the crash was not an accident. She then seeks to uncover the truth by adapting the identity of an assassin to track down those responsible.

The Paramedic (2020)
Markimdb: 5.6
CharactersDogs, Students, Hackers, Criminals
PlotInvestigation, Death, Depression, Money, Missing people, Computers, Obsession, Love triangle, Abduction, Viruses, Loneliness, Gambling, Fight
PlaceTrains, Hospitals
TimeNew Year
StyleNetflix

Unable to face his new reality in a wheelchair, Ángel develops a deadly obsession with the woman who left him and unleashes a sinister revenge plot.

Body Cam (2020)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
PlotSupernatural, Death
StyleTense, Disturbing

Cops involved with covering up a murder by getting rid of their body cam video footage find themselves haunted by an evil spirit.

The Invisible Man (2020)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
CountryCanada, Australia, USA
CharactersRich
PlotDeath, Obsession, Pursuit, Revenge, Technology
StyleDisturbing

When Cecilia's abusive ex takes his own life and leaves her his fortune, she suspects his death was a hoax. As a series of coincidences turn lethal, Cecilia works to prove that she is being hunted by someone nobody can see.

Host (2020)
Markimdb: 6.6
CharactersFriends
PlotTechnology, Survival, Supernatural, Internet, Death, Computers, Viruses, Fear
TimeNight

Six friends hire a medium to hold a séance via Zoom during lockdown — but they get far more than they bargained for as things quickly go wrong. When an evil spirit starts invading their homes, they begin to realize they might not survive the night.

Narcissus and Goldmund (2020)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genredrama
CountryGermany
CharactersFathers
PlotDeath
PlaceUSSR
TimeMiddle Ages

In the dark middle ages young unruly Goldmund is sent to a monastery by his father to atone for the sins of his mother, who abandoned them. It is there that he meets Narcissus, a brilliant, scholarly novice, who is introverted and aloof. A unique and deep life-long friendship is born. Narcissus chooses to remain detached from the world in prayer and meditation. Goldmund, who is passionate, sensual and impulsive, runs away from the monastery to live a picaresque wanderer’s life, his amorous and artistic adventures leading him to discover the extremes of both ecstasy and pain. Several thrilling years pass, until one day these friends cross paths again...

Hypnosis (2020)
Mark
PlotDeath
PlaceUSSR, Hospitals, Russia

Teenage boy Misha attends hypnosis sessions with psychotherapist Volkov to recover from sleepwalking. As a result, Misha falls under the influence of a hypnologist to such an extent that he ceases to understand where reality is and where illusion is. After the mysterious death of one of Volkov’s patients, Misha decides to conduct an investigation to get to the bottom of the truth. But what if the dream and reality merged into one, and in the end he becomes the main suspect?

Alone (2020)
Markimdb: 4.8
PlotDeath
StyleTense, Disturbing

When an outbreak hits, Aidan barricades himself inside his apartment and starts rationing food. His complex is overrun by infected Screamers, and with the world falling apart into chaos, he is left completely alone fighting for his life.

Evil Eye (2020)
Markimdb: 4.7
PlotSupernatural, Death
StyleHeavy, Tense, Disturbing

A seemingly perfect romance turns dark when a mother becomes convinced her daughter’s new boyfriend has a sinister connection to her own past.

Siberia (2020)
Markimdb: 5.3
PlotDeath
StyleTense, Disturbing

Clint is a dead man who lives alone in a frozen tundra. However, this isolation cannot bring either evasion or peace. One night, he begins a journey where he must confront his dreams, memories, and visions, crossing the darkness into the light.

Bad Tales (2020)
Markimdb: 6.6
CharactersTeachers
PlotDeath
PlaceSchool, Sea

Once upon a time there was a dark tale set in a small community somewhere in the world. A seemingly normal world silently festering with the sadism of fathers and the anger of diligent, desperate children.

Death of Me (2020)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genrehorror, detective
CountryUSA, Thailand
CharactersPhotographers
PlotDeath
PlaceIslands

A couple on holiday on a remote South Pacific island awaken one morning with a hang over and no recollection of what transpired. When playing back a video of the previous night, they see they participated in a local ritual that somehow ends with him murdering her.

Spell (2020)
Markimdb: 5.3
CharactersFamily, Witch
PlotInvestigation, Supernatural, Death, Witchcraft, Pursuit
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Tense, Creepy, Smart

A father survives a plane crash in rural Appalachia, but becomes suspicious of the elderly couple who take him in to nurse him back to health with the ancient remedies.

Wander (2020)
CharactersFBI
PlotInvestigation, Death, Obsession, Conspiracies
PlaceSmall cities
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Fascinating, For men, Unexpected ending, Smart

After getting hired to probe a suspicious death in the small town of Wander, a mentally unstable private investigator becomes convinced the case is linked to the same 'conspiracy cover up' that caused the death of his daughter.

Monsters of Man (2020)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrefantastic, action
CountryAustralia
CharactersScientists, Heroes, Robots, Monsters, Hackers
PlotDeath, Survival, Artificial Intelligence, Fight
PlaceJungle, Laboratory, Aircraft, Village, Caves
StyleTense, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

A robotics company vying to win a lucrative military contract team up with a corrupt CIA agent to conduct an illegal live field test. They deploy four weaponized prototype robots into a suspected drug manufacturing camp in the Golden Triangle, assuming they'd be killing drug runners that no one would miss. Six doctors on a humanitarian mission witness the brutal slaughter and become prime targets.

Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior (2020)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genreaction, drama, military, biography, history
CountryIndia
CharactersWarriors, Military, Kings, Emperors
PlotDeath, On real events
PlaceIndia

When Aurangzeb recruits his trusted soldier Udaybhan to control the Kondhana fort, Shivaji's military leader Tanhaji Malusare and his army of Maratha warriors set out to recapture the fortress.

DNA (2020)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genredrama, history
CountryFrance, Algeria
PlotDeath, Political
PlaceFrance
StyleFascinating

DNA revolves around a woman with close ties to a beloved Algerian grandfather who protected her from a toxic home life as a child. When he dies, it triggers a deep identity crisis as tensions between her extended family members escalate revealing new depths of resentment and bitterness.

The 100 Candles Game (2020)
Markimdb: 4.1
PlotSupernatural, Death
StyleTense, Disturbing

A group of friends must confront their fears in a terrifying game. They must sit by the other players in a circle made of a hundred candles, take one of them and tell a horror story. As stories are told and candles blown out, strange events will start to happen. They will feel strange presences around them, lurking in the shadows. But they MUST NOT leave the game or else a terrible curse will fall upon them...

Rising High (2020)
Markimdb: 5.7
CharactersCriminals, Businessmen, Brides, Old man, Scammers
PlotInvestigation, Death, Money, Gambling, Wedding, Fight
PlaceParty, Prison, Berlin, Mountains

Charting the rise and fall of three corrupt real estate agents who accumulate absurd wealth in no time but fall into a vortex of fraud, greed and drugs.

Random Acts of Violence (2020)
Markimdb: 5.2
CharactersSerial killers, Writers
PlotInvestigation, Death, Travel
PlaceSmall cities

A pair of comic book writers begin to notice scary similarities between the character they created and horrific real-life events.

Fatman (2020)
CharactersHeroes
PlotDeath, Chase, Fight
TimeNew Year
StyleExciting

A rowdy, unorthodox Santa Claus is fighting to save his declining business. Meanwhile, Billy, a neglected and precocious 12 year old, hires a hit man to kill Santa after receiving a lump of coal in his stocking.

Bullets of Justice (2020)
Markimdb: 4.6
Genrefantastic, action, comedy
CountryKazakhstan, Bulgaria
CharactersMilitary, Hunters
PlotApocalypse, Death, Survival, Experiments
TimePost apocalypse

During World War III, the American government initiates a secret project codenamed ‘Army Bacon’ in order to create super soldiers by inbreeding humans with pigs. 25 years later the hybrid Muzzles have occupied the top of the food chain, eating and farming humanity. Ex-bounty hunter Rob Justice works for the last line of human resistance - a group of survivors hiding in a nuclear bunker deep underground - and his mission is to search and destroy Muzzle Central.

Dil Bechara (2020)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryIndia
PlotCancer, Death, Love, Dreams
PlaceHospitals
StyleTo cry, Cute, By books

Kizie and Manny, two ordinary people brought together by a tragic twist, embark on a bittersweet and extraordinary journey into the heart of that crazy little thing called 'life'.

Andhaghaaram (2020)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryIndia
PlotSupernatural, Death, Ghosts
PlaceUSA
StyleDisturbing

As a blind librarian, dispirited cricketer and desolate psychiatrist each seek retribution and release, their lives overlap under eerie influences.

A Man From Podolsk (2020)
PlotDeath, On real events
PlaceRussia
StyleTo cry

A simple guy from Podolsk ends up in the Moscow Police Department and morally prepares for all sorts of humiliations. But the representatives of the law suddenly turn out to be exacting intellectuals…

Bloody Hell (2020)
Markimdb: 6.6
PlotDeath, Chase, Survival
StyleTense, 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.

LX 2048 (2020)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryUSA, Lithuania
CharactersFamily, Fathers, Terminally ill
PlotVirtual Reality, Technology, Death, Relationship, Artificial Intelligence, Love
TimeFuture
StyleTouching, Exciting, Tense, Makes me think

In the near future, the sun has become so toxic people can no longer leave their houses in daytime, and normal life is conducted mostly inside the virtual realm. Against this dystopian backdrop, a dying man seeks to ensure the future well-being of his family, while coping with what it means to be human in this new reality.

The Call (2020)
CharactersDifficult teens, Teens, Old man
PlotDeath, Revenge, Cheating, Ghosts, Supernatural
PlaceUSA
StyleTense, Disturbing

In the fall of 1987, a group of small-town friends must survive the night in the home of a sinister couple after a tragic accident occurs. Needing only to make a single phone call, the request seems horribly ordinary until they realize that this call could change their life…or end it.

The Hunt (2020)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, thriller, comedy
CountryUSA, Japan
CharactersHunters, Hitler
PlotWeapon, Death, Survival, Love triangle, Pursuit
TimeWorld War II
StyleAction, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing

Twelve strangers wake up in a clearing. They don't know where they are—or how they got there. In the shadow of a dark internet conspiracy theory, ruthless elitists gather at a remote location to hunt humans for sport. But their master plan is about to be derailed when one of the hunted turns the tables on her pursuers.

The Last Full Measure (2020)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, military, history
CountryUSA
CharactersHeroes, Military, Lawyers
PlotInvestigation, Cancer, Death, On real events
PlaceHospitals, Jungle
StyleAction, Soulful, Fascinating, For men

The incredible true story of Vietnam War hero William H. Pitsenbarger, a U.S. Air Force Pararescuemen medic who personally saved over sixty men. Thirty-two years later, Pentagon staffer Scott Huffman investigates a Congressional Medal of Honor request for Pitsenbarger and uncovers a high-level conspiracy behind the decades-long denial of the medal, prompting Huffman to put his own career on the line to seek justice for the fallen airman.

Come Play (2020)
Duration01:36
CharactersChildrens, Autistic, Family, Parents
PlotTechnology, Supernatural, Death
StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing, Creepy

A lonely young boy feels different from everyone else. Desperate for a friend, he seeks solace and refuge in his ever-present cell phone and tablet. When a mysterious creature uses the boy’s devices against him to break into our world, his parents must fight to save their son from the monster beyond the screen.

Lost Girls (2020)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersSerial killers
PlotInvestigation, Death, Depression, Missing people, On real events
PlaceUSA
StyleDepressive, Tense, Disturbing, For single girls, By books

When Mari Gilbert's daughter disappears, police inaction drives her own investigation into the gated Long Island community where Shannan was last seen. Her search brings attention to over a dozen murdered sex workers.

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