Movies about maniacs

List of the best movies about maniacs selected by visitors to our site: The Little Things, Let It Snow, Nobody Sleeps in the Woods Tonight, Alone, Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile, Happy Death Day 2U, The Russian Bride, The Gangster, The Cop, The Devil, Ma, Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark.

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

The Little Things (2021)
CharactersKillers, Sheriffs, Serial killers, Maniacs, Dogs
PlotInvestigation, Chase, Cheating, Missing people, Fear, Pursuit
PlaceUSA, Hotels, Los Angeles, Deserts

    Deputy Sheriff Joe "Deke" Deacon joins forces with Sgt. Jim Baxter to search for a serial killer who's terrorizing Los Angeles. As they track the culprit, Baxter is unaware that the investigation is dredging up echoes of Deke's past, uncovering disturbing secrets that could threaten more than his case.

    Let It Snow (2021)
    Markimdb: 4.4
    CharactersManiacs, Newlyweds
    StyleUnexpected ending

      Separated from her fiance after sneaking onto a restricted slope, Mia, a free riding snowboarder, must survive not only against nature, but the masked snowmobile rider in black who's out for her blood.

      Nobody Sleeps in the Woods Tonight (2020)
      Markimdb: 5
      CharactersTeens, Maniacs, Twins, Serial killers
      PlotHiking trip
      PlaceForest, Summer camp
      StyleFor a group of friends

        The movie begins innocently enough - a group of technology addicted teenagers finds themselves in an off-line camp. However hiking in the woods with no smartphone in sight will not go as planned. They will have to fight for their lives against things they never have seen before, even in the darkest reaches of the Internet. Faced against the dangers lurking in the forest, they will find true friendship, love and sacrifice. Will they come out of it in one piece, or in bloody bits?

        Alone (2020)
        Mark7 (imdb: 6.2)
        CharactersManiacs, Psychopath, Hunters
        PlotSurvival, Pursuit, The escape, Supernatural, Death, Chase, Ghosts, Travel
        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.

          Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile (2019)
          Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.6)
          Genrethriller, drama, crime, biography
          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.

            Happy Death Day 2U (2019)
            Mark8 (imdb: 6.2)
            Genrehorror, fantastic, comedy, detective
            CountryUSA, Japan
            CharactersManiacs, Students, Killers, Friends, Serial killers, Nurses
            PlotTime travel, Time machine, Weapon
            PlaceCollege, Parallel worlds
            StyleFascinating, Light, Disturbing

              Collegian Tree Gelbman wakes up in horror to learn that she's stuck in a parallel universe. Her boyfriend Carter is now with someone else, and her friends and fellow students seem to be completely different versions of themselves. When Tree discovers that Carter's roommate has been altering time, she finds herself once again the target of a masked killer. When the psychopath starts to go after her inner circle, Tree soon realizes that she must die over and over again to save everyone.

              The Russian Bride (2019)
              Mark6 (imdb: 5.3)
              Genrehorror, thriller
              CharactersManiacs, Rich, Mothers, Single mothers
              PlotMoney, Survival

                A Russian woman travels to America with her daughter to marry a reclusive billionaire, who turns out to be a psycho who sends their lives spiraling into a living hell.

                The Gangster, The Cop, The Devil (2019)
                Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.9)
                Genreaction, thriller, crime
                CountrySouth Korea
                CharactersDetectives, Maniacs, Criminals, Serial killers, Gangsters, Mafia, Dogs
                PlotRevenge, Rivalry, Motorcycles, Funeral, Chase, On real events
                StyleExciting, Tense, Fascinating

                  In Cheonan, a serial murder case takes place, but the case becomes more and more of a mystery. Only Tae-suk, a cop, immediately senses that all the cases are by the same killer and starts investigation. One day, Dong-soo, a gang boss, got attacked by a suspicious man, and Tae-suk realizes that this man is the serial killer, K. Now, Dong-soo becomes the only witness and a survived victim from K.

                  Ma (2019)
                  Mark5.8 (imdb: 5.6)
                  Genrehorror, thriller
                  CharactersManiacs, Teens
                  PlotSocial Media, Mental disorders
                  StyleDisturbing, Tense

                    Sue Ann is a loner who keeps to herself in her quiet Ohio town. One day, she is asked by Maggie, a new teenager in town, to buy some booze for her and her friends, and Sue Ann sees the chance to make some unsuspecting, if younger, friends of her own.

                    Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)
                    Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.2)
                    Genrehorror, thriller
                    CountryUSA, Canada
                    CharactersManiacs, Teens, Friends, Zombie, Spiders, Monsters
                    PlotDamn things, Supernatural, Investigation, Death, Ghosts, Fear
                    PlaceSmall cities
                    StyleDisturbing, For a group of friends, Depressive, Tense

                      Mill Valley, Pennsylvania, Halloween night, 1968. After playing a joke on a school bully, Sarah and her friends decide to sneak into a supposedly haunted house that once belonged to the powerful Bellows family, unleashing dark forces that they will be unable to control.

                      Secret Obsession (2019)
                      Mark7.6 (imdb: 4.3)
                      Genrethriller, drama, detective
                      CharactersManiacs, Detectives
                      PlotObsession, Lost memory, Mystery, Investigation, Cheating
                      StyleNetflix, Tense, Disturbing, Action, Worth watching

                        Newlywed Jennifer is brutally attacked at a dark rest stop. While healing from her injuries, she can’t recall anything from her past, including the ordeal. Her husband, Russell , is just thankful she’s alive and eager to get her home. As he reintroduces her to their secluded mountain estate, Detective Page pursues Jennifer’s assailant — his own daughter went missing and was never found. The same fate now awaits Jennifer, unless someone realizes that her loving caretaker is actually her captor.

                        Tone-Deaf (2019)
                        Markimdb: 4.8
                        Genrehorror, thriller, comedy
                        CharactersManiacs, Serial killers
                        PlaceMansions, Country houses

                          A woman leaves for a quiet weekend in the country after losing her job and imploding her latest dysfunctional relationship. She rents a country house from an old-fashioned widower who’s struggling to hide his psychopathic tendencies. Soon, two generations collide with terrifying results.

                          The Perfect Patient (2019)
                          Markimdb: 6.8
                          Genrethriller, drama, crime
                          CountrySweden, Belgium
                          CharactersManiacs, Killers

                            The captivating story of Sweden's greatest judicial scandal ever, about one man who sacrificed everything in his hunt for the truth.

                            1BR (2019)
                            Markimdb: 5.8
                            CharactersNeighbors, Maniacs, Captives, Teens
                            PlotMoving, Conspiracies, Experiments, Sects, Cheating
                            StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing

                              When Sarah lucks into a sweet one-bedroom at Asilo Del Mar Apartments in Los Angeles, she think she's hit the jackpot. It's got plenty of space, friendly tenants, group BBQs and even a cute neighbour next door. All is not what it seems: loud noises start keeping her awake at night; her cat is missing; everyone seems to be a little too helpful and friendly, except for the weirdo, Lester. Soon, Sarah learns she didn't choose this apartment — it chose her.

                              Trespassers (2019)
                              Markimdb: 5
                              Genrehorror, thriller
                              CharactersSerial killers, Maniacs
                              PlaceDeserts, USA
                              StyleTense, Creepy

                                Two dysfunctional couples rent a modern luxury desert home for the weekend hoping to sort out their messed-up lives. Just as they are about to settle in for a fun night, a neighbour turns up at their front door saying she has car trouble. And that's when the murderous trouble really starts. Because without knowing it, the four friends have landed slap-bang in the wrong violent place at precisely the wrong bloody time. Hopefully your nerves of steel will hold for one of the most stylish, atmospheric and terror-filled home invasion horrors of them all.

                                Halloween (2018)
                                Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.5)
                                Genrehorror, thriller
                                CharactersManiacs, Killers, Serial killers, Dogs, Students, Teachers
                                PlotDeath, Survival, Dancing, Money
                                PlaceSchool, Party, Prison, Psychiatric hospitals
                                StyleCreepy, Heavy, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

                                  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.

                                  Ghostland (2018)
                                  Mark9 (imdb: 6.4)
                                  Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
                                  CountryFrance, Canada
                                  CharactersWriters, Maniacs, Captives, Sisters, Serial killers
                                  PlotGhosts, Supernatural, Fear, Survival
                                  StyleCreepy, Tense, Disturbing, Action, Heavy, Exciting

                                    A mother of two inherits a home from her aunt. On the first night in the new home she is confronted with murderous intruders and fights for her daughters' lives. Sixteen years later the daughters reunite at the house, and that is when things get strange...

                                    Hellraiser: Judgment (2018)
                                    Mark6.6 (imdb: 4.3)
                                    CharactersBrothers, Detectives, Maniacs, Demons, Serial killers
                                    PlotInvestigation, Death
                                    StyleCreepy, Heavy, Tense, Disturbing

                                      Detectives Sean and David Carter are on the case to find a gruesome serial killer terrorizing the city. Joining forces with Detective Christine Egerton, they dig deeper into a spiraling maze of horror that may not be of this world.

                                      Hell Fest (2018)
                                      Mark8.8 (imdb: 5.5)
                                      CharactersManiacs, Serial killers
                                      StyleHeavy, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing

                                        On Halloween night at a horror theme park, a costumed killer begins slaying innocent patrons who believe that it's all part of the festivities.

                                        Blood Fest (2018)
                                        Mark7 (imdb: 5.4)
                                        Genrehorror, comedy
                                        CharactersKillers, Maniacs, Teens
                                        StyleCreepy, Unexpected ending, Disturbing, Action

                                          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 attendees start dying off, three teenagers with more horror-film wits than real-world knowledge must band together and battle through every madman, monstrosity, and terrifying scenario if they have any hope of surviving.