Heavy movies

List of the heaviest movies selected by visitors to our site: Scarecrow, Twist, Kalashnikov AK-47, Human Capital, Black Water: Abyss, The Tax Collector, Amulet, Antebellum, The Rental, The Doorman
In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Scarecrow (2021)
Mark
PlotLove
PlaceRussia
StyleHeavy, Disturbing

She is a healer. A hermit. A Fool-in-God. She is a little over forty years old. She doesn’t disdain alcohol. She can be ridiculous, humiliated, offended. She has long been indifferent about herself. Everybody avoids her and is afraid of her, but secretly at night they all hurry to her home. After all, only she can get rid of their illnesses. For her, this is a damnation, and each time she swears that she won’t help people any more, but each time she is unable to refuse them. She knows that her gift will ruin her some time, but she continues to be the only chance of salvation for people.

Twist (2021)
Mark4 (imdb: 4)
CharactersScammers, Criminals, Thieves, Heroes
PlotRobbery, Rivalry
PlaceEngland
StyleHeavy, Exciting, Disturbing

A Dicken’s classic brought thrillingly up to date in the teeming heartland of modern London, where a group of street smart young hustlers plan the heist of the century for the ultimate payday.

Kalashnikov AK-47 (2020)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrebiography, history
CountryRussia
CharactersSoldier, Inventors, Geniuses
PlotWeapon, On real events
TimeWorld War II
StyleHeavy, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men

Tank commander Kalashnikov is severely injured in battle in 1941. The accident leaves him incapacitated and unable to return to the front line. While recovering in the hospital he begins creating the initial sketches of what will become one of the world’s most legendary weapons. A self-taught inventor, Mikhail Kalashnikov, is only 29 when he develops the now iconic assault riffle — the AK-47.

Human Capital (2020)
Markimdb: 6.2
CharactersTeens
PlotCheating, Pads
StyleHeavy, Disturbing, Makes me think, For men

The lives of two different families collide when their children begin a relationship that leads to a tragic accident.

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 Tax Collector (2020)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genreaction, crime
CountryUSA
PlaceUSA
StyleAction, Heavy, Disturbing

David Cuevas is a family man who works as a gangland tax collector for high ranking Los Angeles gang members. He makes collections across the city with his partner Creeper making sure people pay up or will see retaliation. An old threat returns to Los Angeles that puts everything David loves in harm’s way.

Amulet (2020)
Markimdb: 4.5
PlotSupernatural
StyleHeavy, Disturbing

Tomaz, an ex-soldier now homeless in London, is offered a place to stay at a decaying house, inhabited by a young woman and her dying mother. As he starts to fall for Magda, Tomaz cannot ignore his suspicion that something insidious might also be living alongside them.

Antebellum (2020)
Markimdb: 5.5
PlotSupernatural
StyleHeavy, Tense, Disturbing

Successful author Veronica finds herself trapped in a horrifying reality and must uncover the mind-bending mystery before it's too late.

The Rental (2020)
Markimdb: 5.8
PlotSupernatural
StyleHeavy, Disturbing

Two couples on an oceanside getaway grow suspicious that the host of their seemingly perfect rental house may be spying on them. Before long, what should have been a celebratory weekend trip turns into something far more sinister.

The Doorman (2020)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
StyleHeavy, Exciting, Disturbing, For men

A former Marine turned doorman at a luxury New York City high-rise must outsmart and battle a group of art thieves and their ruthless leader — while struggling to protect her sister's family. As the thieves become increasingly desperate and violent, the doorman calls upon her deadly fighting skills to end the showdown.

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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.

Fantasy Island (2020)
Markimdb: 4.9
Genrefantastic, thriller
CountryUSA
PlotSurvival
StyleHeavy, Disturbing

A group of contest winners arrive at an island hotel to live out their dreams, only to find themselves trapped in nightmare scenarios.

Funhouse (2020)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrehorror
CountrySweden, Canada
PlotRivalry, Survival
StyleHeavy, Disturbing

When 8 celebrities from around the globe are invited to compete in an online reality show, they soon realize that they are playing for their very lives, as those voted off suffer horrific consequences, broadcast live to the entire world.

Cruel Peter (2020)
Markimdb: 4.4
Genrehorror
CountryItaly
PlotSupernatural
TimeNight
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing

It is Christmas 1908 in Messina, one of the richest merchant cities of the Mediterranean. Peter, the 13 year-old son of a rich English family is notorious for his cruelty to children, animals and servants. One night he is ambushed and wakes up in a coffin underground in the city's Gothic cemetery, buried in retaliation for his callousness by a servant boy from his mother's estate. When a powerful earthquake razes Messina to the ground, Peter is trapped and his whereabouts are forgotten. Until a century later an English archaeologist and his daughter arrive in the city.

Centigrade (2020)
Markimdb: 4.3
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersPregnant, Babies, Writers
PlotSnow, Cold, Survival, Cars, Hunger
StyleHeavy, Gloomy

A young American couple travel to the arctic mountains of Norway. After pulling over during a snowstorm, they wake up trapped in their SUV, buried underneath layers of snow and ice.

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.

The Secrets We Keep (2020)
Markimdb: 5.5
CharactersDogs, Jews
PlotRevenge, Abduction
StyleAction, Heavy, Tense, Disturbing

In post-World War II America, a woman, rebuilding her life in the suburbs with her husband, kidnaps her neighbor and seeks vengeance for the heinous war crimes she believes he committed against her.

The Presumption of Guilt (2020)
StyleAction, Heavy, Disturbing

A group of young people take part in a unique AI experiment in an attempt to create an absolutely impartial court of law. However, the experiment soon turns into an uncontrollable trial of the participants, revealing their true selves and the secrets they desperately try to hide.

Cut Throat City (2020)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
PlotSkirmishes, Robbery
PlacePrison
StyleAction, Heavy, Exciting, Disturbing, For men

Four boyhood friends return to New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward after Hurricane Katrina, to find their home decimated and prospects for work swept away. Turning to a local gangster for employment, the crew is hired to pull off a daring casino heist, right in the heart of the city.

Penance Lane (2020)
Markimdb: 4.7
CharactersCriminals
PlotSupernatural
StyleHeavy, Disturbing

A hardened criminal fresh out of the joint takes a job as a handyman in a dilapidated house; but the twisted horrors he finds inside are enough to send anyone running. So why does he stay? And why are so many people drawn to Penance Lane?

Hillbilly Elegy (2020)
CharactersTeens, Single mothers
PlaceNature
StyleTouching, Heavy, Makes me think

An urgent phone call pulls a Yale Law student back to his Ohio hometown, where he reflects on three generations of family history and his own future.

Darlin' (2020)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUSA
CharactersCannibals
PlotSupernatural, Survival
PlaceSmall cities
StyleAtmospheric, Heavy, Depressive, Disturbing, For men

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 Assent (2020)
Markimdb: 4
PlotSupernatural, Death
StyleHeavy, Disturbing

After a series of disturbing supernatural events in his home, Joel a young single father, comes to suspect that his young son may be possessed. Soon Joel receives a visit from Father Lambert, a controversial exorcist in town whose last patient died during his treatment. As increasing chilling occurrences begin to unfold, the priest informs a resistant Joel that unless he can successfully perform an exorcism, the devil will soon take full control of his boy.

Rust Creek (2019)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 5.9)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:16
CharactersStrong women, Sheriffs
PlotSurvival
PlaceForest, Small cities
StyleDisturbing, Heavy, Tense, Action

When an overachieving college senior makes a wrong turn, her road trip becomes a life-changing fight for survival in rural Kentucky.

Back Roads (2019)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:51
CharactersFamily
StyleGloomy, Heavy, Tense, By books, Disturbing

A young man cares for his younger sisters after their mother is imprisoned for murdering their abusive father. When he strikes up an affair with a married woman, long-dormant family secrets bubble to the surface.

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (2019)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.6)
Genredrama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration02:34
CharactersPoor, Dogs, Students, Teachers
PlotSurvival, Hunger, On real events, Fate, Radio, Justice, Freedom
PlaceSmall cities, School
StyleTo cry, Heavy, Depressive

Against all the odds, a thirteen year old boy in Malawi invents an unconventional way to save his family and village from famine.

The Red Sea Diving Resort (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrethriller, drama, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersScouts, Special agents, Spy
PlotOn real events
StyleNetflix, Heavy, Tense, Disturbing

Sudan, East Africa, 1980. A team of Israeli Mossad agents plans to rescue and transfer thousands of Ethiopian Jews to Israel. To do so, and to avoid raising suspicions from the inquisitive and ruthless authorities, they establish as a cover a fake diving resort by the Red Sea.

Fractured (2019)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrethriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:08
PlotWeapon
PlaceUSA
StyleFascinating, Unexpected ending, Heavy, Disturbing, Depressive

Driving cross-country, Ray and his wife and daughter stop at a highway rest area where his daughter falls and breaks her arm. After a frantic rush to the hospital and a clash with the check-in nurse, Ray is finally able to get her to a doctor. While the wife and daughter go downstairs for an MRI, Ray, exhausted, passes out in a chair in the lobby. Upon waking up, they have no record or knowledge of Ray's family ever being checked in.

Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage (2019)
Mark3.6 (imdb: 6.3)
Genreaction, thriller, crime, detective
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:10
CharactersPolice, Dogs
PlotInvestigation, Weapon
PlaceKorea
StyleExciting, Heavy

On the run from a dogged internal affairs agent, a corrupt cop reluctantly teams up with a defiant teen to unravel a conspiracy -- before it's too late.

The Curse of La Llorona (2019)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:26
CharactersSingle mothers, Family
PlotGhosts, Death, Supernatural, Investigation, Fate, Chase
PlaceLos Angeles
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing

A social worker dealing with the disappearance of two children fears for her own family after beginning the investigation.

Strange But True (2019)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrethriller
CountryCanada
CharactersPregnant, Family, Teens
PlotMystery, Cheating
StyleUnexpected ending, Fancy, Disturbing, Action, Heavy

A woman surprises the family of her deceased boyfriend by telling them she's pregnant with his child.

We Die Young (2019)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.2)
Genredrama
CountryBulgaria, USA
Duration01:59
CharactersVeterans, Criminals, Dogs
PlotMotorcycles, Money
StyleMakes me think, Heavy, Depressive, Tense, For men, Disturbing

Lucas, a 14-year-old boy inducted into the gang life in Washington D.C., is determined that his 10-year-old brother won't follow the same path. When an Afghanistan war veteran comes into the neighborhood, an opportunity arises.

The Corrupted (2019)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:39
CharactersScammers
PlotChase, Betrayal
PlacePrison, England, London
StyleDisturbing, Action, Heavy

Set ahead of the 2012 London Olympics, the film follows Liam (Sam Claflin), an ex-con trying to win back the love and trust of his family. He has lost everything at the hands of a local crime syndicate run by Clifford Cullen (Spall), who has high-level connections in politics, finance and the police force. Liam's drive for redemption sees him caught up in a web of conspiracy, crime, and corruption.

Lucky Day (2019)
Markimdb: 5
Genreaction, thriller, comedy, crime
CountryFrance, Canada
PlotChase, Intrigue
StyleDisturbing, Heavy, Exciting, For men

Red, a safe cracker who has just been released from prison, is trying to hold his family together as his past catches up with him in the form of Luc, a psychopathic contract killer who's seeking revenge for the death of his brother.

A Score to Settle (2019)
Mark2 (imdb: 4.6)
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryCanada, USA
Duration01:14
CharactersFathers
PlotRevenge, Death, Justice
PlacePrison
StyleExciting, Action, Heavy, Tense

A former mob enforcer who is released from prison after serving 22 years for a crime he didn't commit sets out on a path for revenge against the people who wronged him.

Body at Brighton Rock (2019)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 5.1)
Genrethriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:23
PlotSurvival, Chase
PlaceForest
StyleExciting, Heavy, Tense, Disturbing

When an inexperienced park ranger finds a dead body under mysterious circumstances on a remote mountain trail, she must guard it overnight until authorities can arrive, forcing her to confront some of her deepest, darkest fears.

Beneath The Leaves (2019)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 4.6)
Genrethriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersPolice
PlotInvestigation
StyleDisturbing, Heavy

Four small-town boys are kidnapped by James Whitley, a warm-eyed psychopath. His grotesque pursuit to reunite orphaned children with their deceased birth parents is halted when the boys escape and he is arrested. Fifteen years later Whitley flees during a prison fire and decides to see his mission through. Detective Larson, once Whitley's prior victim, is removed from the case due to impartiality leaving his partner, and lover, Detective Shotwell to solve the case. Fueled by rage and a chance of redemption, Detective Larson chases the steadfast psychopath on his own only to fall back into the same trap he once escaped as a child.

I See You (2019)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
StyleDisturbing, Heavy, Action

When a 12-year-old boy goes missing, lead investigator Greg Harper struggles to balance the pressure of the investigation and troubles with his wife, Jackie. Facing a recent affair, great strain is put on the family that slowly gnaws away at Jackie's grip on reality. But after a malicious presence manifests itself in their home and puts their son, Connor, in mortal danger, the cold, hard truth about evil in the Harper household is finally uncovered.

Ayka (2019)
Mark3.8 (imdb: 7.1)
Genredrama
CountryRussia, Germany, Poland, China, Kazakhstan
Duration01:49
CharactersPoor, Dogs, Cats, Chickens
PlotSurvival, Snow
PlaceMoscow, Russia
StyleHeavy

A young Asian immigrant worker in Moscow tried to track down her baby, whom she abandoned at the hospital.

The Death & Life of John F. Donovan (2019)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genredrama
CountryUnited Kingdom, Canada
CharactersActors, Celebrities
PlotPolitical
StyleMakes me think, Heavy, Depressive, Fascinating

A decade after the death of an American TV star, a young actor reminisces about the written correspondence he once shared with the former, as well as the impact those letters had on both their lives.

The Wedding Guest (2019)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller
CountryUnited Kingdom
StyleDisturbing, Heavy

Jay is a man with a secret who travels from Britain to Pakistan to attend a wedding—armed with duct tape, a shotgun, and a plan to kidnap the bride-to-be. Jay and his hostage end up on the run across the border and through the railway stations, back alleys, and black markets of New Delhi.

The Head Hunter (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrehorror, fantasy
CountryUSA
Duration01:12
CharactersWarriors, Monsters, Demons
PlotRevenge, Obsession
PlaceForest
TimeMiddle Ages
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Disturbing, For men

On the outskirts of a kingdom, a quiet but fierce medieval warrior protects the realm from monsters and the occult. His gruesome collection of heads is missing only one - the monster that killed his daughter years ago. Driven by a thirst for revenge, he travels wild expanses on horseback. When his second chance arrives, it’s in a way far more horrifying than he ever imagined.

The Best of Enemies (2019)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUSA
Duration02:43
CharactersPartners, Parents, Teachers, Photographers
PlotOn real events, Political, Weapon
PlaceSchool
StyleDisturbing, Tense, Heavy, Soulful, Makes me think

Centers on the unlikely relationship between Ann Atwater, an outspoken civil rights activist, and C.P. Ellis, a local Ku Klux Klan leader who reluctantly co-chaired a community summit, battling over the desegregation of schools in Durham, North Carolina during the racially-charged summer of 1971. The incredible events that unfolded would change Durham and the lives of Atwater and Ellis forever.

We Have Always Lived in the Castle (2019)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:51
CharactersHermits, Sisters, Family
PlotRevenge, Fate, Mental disorders
PlaceEstate
StyleTense, Gothic, Action, Heavy, Depressive, Disturbing

In Shirleyville, Vermont, during the sixties, sisters Merricat and Constance, along with their ailing uncle Julian, confined to a wheelchair, live isolated in a big mansion located on the hill overlooking the town, tormented by the memories of a family tragedy occurred six years ago. The arrival of cousin Charles will threaten the fragile equilibrium of their minds, haunted by madness, fear and superstition.

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:35
CharactersManiacs, Serial killers, Judge
PlotLove, Chase, On real events
PlaceUSA, Prison
StyleHeavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing, For men

A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy, from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.

The Room (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 6)
Genrefantastic, drama, detective
CountryFrance, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration02:03
CharactersFamily
PlotSupernatural
PlaceFrance
StyleUnexpected ending, Makes me think, For men, Heavy

Kate and Matt discover that a part of their house can grant wishes. In the wake of several miscarriages, what they want most is a child.

Eli (2019)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersParents, Doctors, Family, Mothers, Fathers, Demons, Nuns, Childrens
PlotGhosts, Telekinesis
StyleCreepy, Depressive, Heavy, Tense

A boy named Eli with a rare autoimmune disorder is confined to a special experimental clinic for his treatment. He soon begins experiencing supernatural forces, turning the supposedly safe facility into a haunted prison for him and his fellow patients.

Play or Die (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 3.7)
Genrehorror
CountryBelgium
Duration01:18
CharactersPartners
PlotMystery, Survival, Survival, Fear
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
StyleTense, Disturbing, Unexpected ending, Heavy, Fascinating, Creepy

Welcome to Paranoia, the ultimate escape game. Rule #1: Nothing is real. Rule #2: One of you will die. Lucas and Chloe, two passionate gamers, decide to participate to Paranoia, a very exclusive escape game. After solving a first riddle, they make it to the location of the finale in an abandoned mental hospital, lost in a frightening forest. There, four other participants are waiting on them. They soon realize that only one of them will get out of there alive.

The Hummingbird Project (2019)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrethriller, drama
CountryCanada, Belgium
CharactersParents, Scammers, Brothers, Friends
PlotLove, Money, Relationship, Death
PlaceNew York, USA, Court
StyleTo cry, Heavy

A pair of high-frequency traders go up against their old boss in an effort to make millions in a fiber-optic cable deal.

One Breath (2020)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genredrama, sport
CountryRussia
PlotRivalry
StyleHeavy, Disturbing

Following her divorce, Marina thinks that she’ll never meet love again. Little does she know that one day, she’ll find the love of her life in freediving, one of the most extreme sports in existence, built on diving as deep as possible on a single breath. In the vast, mysterious realm of the sea, Marina not only regains her sense of peace and well being, but also redefines her existence.

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