Movies about the morgue

Movies about the morgue
List of the best films about the morgue according to the audience: The Body, Tales from the Hood 3, The Nightshifter, The Possession of Hannah Grace, The Autopsy of Jane Doe, Morgue, Re-Animator, Nightwatch, The Corpse of Anna Fritz, Dirty Deeds.

In the top there are new films of 2022, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrethriller, crime, detective
PlotLove, Revenge, Investigation, Mystery, Missing people
StyleUnexpected ending, Action, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Serious

A woman’s body disappears mysteriously from the morgue without a trace. Police inspector Jaime Peña investigates the strange occurrence with the help of Álex Ulloa, the widower of the missing woman.

Markimdb: 4.9
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, crime
PlotDeath, Supernatural
StyleTense, Serious, Disturbing

Four more horrifying moral tales: a greedy real estate agent burns down an apartment building to drive its last remaining tenants out of their home; some frat boys throw a white supremacist party and meet a violent end; a struggling singer murders her wealthy employer; and a petty thief accidentally kills one of his victims.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrehorror, thriller
CharactersDoctors, Family
PlotSuperpowers, Mystery, Death, Mystery, Ghosts
StyleTense, Creepy, Depressive, Disturbing

Stênio, the nightshifter of a morgue, has the ability to communicate with the cadavers that are brought to him every night.

Markimdb: 5.2
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
PlotBoxing, Exorcism, Death, Fear, Female friendship
StyleHeavy, Tense, Depressive

When a cop who is just out of rehab takes the graveyard shift in a city hospital morgue, she faces a series of bizarre, violent events caused by an evil entity in one of the corpses.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersZombie, Witch, Demons, Cats
PlotDeath, Supernatural, Witchcraft, Mythology, Mystery
TimeDark ones
StyleTwisted plot, Atmospheric, Smart, Tense, Disturbing

Father and son coroners receive a mysterious unidentified corpse with no apparent cause of death. As they attempt to examine the beautiful young "Jane Doe," they discover increasingly bizarre clues that hold the key to her terrifying secrets.

Markimdb: 4.6

On his first day as a security guard, Diego Martinez is assigned to the night shift at the Hospital Regional. On his rounds, he notices the hallways can be unsettling at night until he accidentally notices he’s trapped inside the morgue.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, comedy
CharactersZombie, Doctors, Students, Friends
PlotObsession, Death, Supernatural, Experiments
PlaceCollege, Laboratory
StyleHeavy, Black humor, For men

A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrehorror, thriller
CharactersSerial killers, Doctors, Students
PlotFalse accusations
StylePsychological problems, Heavy, Serious, Disturbing

In order to finance his law studies, Martin starts as a night watchman in a mortuary. When the victims of a serial killer of prostitutes are deposited there, scary things begin to happen. Therefore and because of a strange bet with his fellow student Jens, the police begins to think he is the murderer. Police detective Wormer wants to help him but Martin is more and more suspected.

Markimdb: 6
Genrethriller, drama
CharactersCelebrities, Actors
PlotThe escape, Death, Fear
StyleAction, Tense, Explicit scenes, Creepy, Disturbing

Anna Fritz is a beautiful and famous actress. Suddenly her body is found in a hotel and the news of her death goes around the planet. The young, shy caretaker Pau works at the hospital where they carried the body of Anna Fritz. He and his friends decide to take pictures of the body of Anna Fritz. They decide they could make love to her and nobody would know. They are in front of Anna Fritz ... and can do with it what they want.

Markimdb: 5.8
CharactersTeens, Writers, Friends, Partners

According to a high school's lore, the "Dirty Deeds" are a daunting list of dares almost no student has ever completed. To win the student body's respect and get noticed by his crush, senior Zach is determined to finish the list in the allotted 24-hour time period. As the school's bullying jocks try to thwart him at every turn, Zach embarks on a wild journey, highlighted by beer swilling, grand theft auto and the snagging of an ex-homecoming queen's bra.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genremelodrama, drama, crime
PlotPassion, Love triangle
StyleAction, By books, Smart, Serious

Gino, a drifter, begins an affair with inn-owner Giovanna as they plan to get rid of her older husband.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CharactersSerial killers, Students
PlotInvestigation, Pads
StyleAtmospheric, Heavy, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

A law student, who takes a job as a night watchman at a morgue, begins to discover clues that implicate him as the suspect of a series of murders.

Markimdb: 6.5
CountryChile, Mexico
PlotMissing people
StyleSoulful, Fascinating

In Chile, 1973, during the last days of Salvador Allende's presidency, an employee at a Morgue's recording office falls for a burlesque dancer who mysteriously disappears.

Markimdb: 5.9
Genrethriller, drama, detective
PlotDeath, Supernatural, Life after death, Depression, Funeral
StylePsychological problems, Atmospheric, Tense, Fancy, Depressive

Following a terrible car crash, a woman (Christina Ricci) awakes to find an enigmatic mortician (Liam Neeson) preparing her for burial.

Markimdb: 4.7
Genrehorror, action, thriller
CountryUSA, Australia, Canada
CharactersSerial killers, Giants
PlotDeath, Chase, Birthday, Rivalry
PlaceHospitals, USA
StyleHeavy, Serious, Disturbing

See No Evil 2 revives the nightmare of the first film when Jacob Goodnight rises from the dead in the city morgue after his killing spree at the Blackwell hotel. In this ominous, underground locker for the dead, a group of medical students fight to survive as this deranged psychopath once again starts to pick them apart one by one.

Markimdb: 6
Genrehorror, thriller
CharactersTeens, Serial killers, Strong women
PlaceTrains, College, Germany
StylePsychological problems, Heavy, Serious, Disturbing

Medical student Paula Henning wins a place at an exclusive Heidelberg medical school. When the body of a young man she met on the train turns up on her dissection table, she begins to investigate the mysterious circumstances surrounding his death, and uncovers a gruesome conspiracy perpetrated by an Antihippocratic secret society operating within the school.

Markimdb: 5.4
Genrethriller, comedy, crime, detective
PlotInvestigation, Mystery
StylePsychological problems, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

When the body of a powerful businesswoman goes missing from the morgue, the inspector-in-charge hunts for the truth. When he questions her husband he realizes that there is much more to the case than meets the eye.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CharactersDoctors, Students
PlotSplit personality, Supernatural, Mental disorders, Mystery, Ghosts
PlaceCollege, India
StylePsychological problems, Atmospheric, Fancy, Gloomy, Depressive

A brilliant student starts hallucinating after moving into a room that was occupied by another who committed suicide.

Markimdb: 7
Genremelodrama, drama, military, history
PlotWar, Survival
TimeWorld War II

Film opens with the mad rush of haphazard freedom as the concentration camps are liberated. Men are trying to grab food, change clothes, bury their tormentors they find alive. Then they are herded into other camps as the Allies try to devise policy to control the situation. A young poet who cannot quite find himself in this new situation, meets a headstrong Jewish young girl who wants him to run off with her, to the West. He cannot cope with her growing demands for affection, while still harboring the hatred for the Germans and disdain for his fellow men who quickly revert to petty enmities.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, fantasy
PlaceSmall cities

A young boy and his friends face off against a mysterious grave robber known only as the Tall Man, who keeps a mysterious arsenal of terrible weapons with him.

Markimdb: 4.9
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
StylePsychological problems, Action, Depressive

Alienated and cold, The Mortician (Method Man) processes the corpses with steely disregard. He is lonely and isolated. He is introduced to his new employee, Noah, (EJ Bonilla) by the morgue boss (Edward Furlong). Noah is a volatile youth working as part of his parole.Noah brings the notorious gangster, Carver (Dash Mihok), and his crew to the mortuary door. The Mortician's attention is pricked by the tattoo of Botticelli's 'Birth of Venus' inked on the body of a murdered woman (Judy Marte), that arrives at the morgue, triggering a series of haunting dreams from his childhood. Discovering a scared child, Kane (Cruz Santiago), fleeing the morgue, he's forced to act. They become reluctant allies, struggling for redemption as they run. Through his awkward heroism, the Mortician reconnects with his long forgotten past, and finds the answers he's been searching for. He find redemption and peace.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryItaly, USA
CharactersLovers, Maids
PlaceAircraft, Islands, Italy, Hotels
StyleRomantic, Twisted plot, To cry, Atmospheric, Smart

A successful businessman goes to Italy to arrange for the return of his tycoon-father's body only to discover dad died with his mistress of long standing.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CountryRepublic of Ireland, United Kingdom, USA
CharactersTeens, Monsters, Serial killers, Pupils, Single mothers
PlotDancing, Investigation, Death, Supernatural, Pursuit
PlaceUSA, Small cities
TimeNew Year, Halloween, Winter
StylePsychological problems, Action, Atmospheric, Tense, Makes me think

Fifteen-year old John Cleaver is dangerous, and he knows it. He’s obsessed with serial killers, but really doesn’t want to become one. Terrible impulses constantly tempt him, so for his own sake, and the safety of those around, he lives by rigid rules to keep himself “good” and “normal”. However, when a real monster shows up in his town he has to let his dark side out in order to stop it – but without his rules to keep him in check, he might be more dangerous than the monster he’s trying to kill.

Markimdb: 5
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, fantasy
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotRevenge, Supernatural, Life after death, Ghosts, Rivalry
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
StylePsychological problems, Serious, Disturbing

A young doctor in a US hospital administers a powerful and untested cocktail of drugs to a coma victim. But instead of curing him, it triggers a powerful "out-of-body" experience and enables the patient - a depraved and dangerous loner - to inhabit other people's bodies and, through them, take revenge on the bullying medical students who were accidentally responsible for his condition.

Markimdb: 5.7
Genrehorror, comedy
CharactersZombie, Teens, Friends
PlotSupernatural, Voodoo
PlaceSchool, Germany
StyleBlack humor

Three not-so-cool school friends decide to try a old voodoo ritual. Later, they die in a car accident, but live on as zombies. But being a zombie has advantages, too...

Markimdb: 6.9
PlotFight, Breakup, Birthday

Young Chechnya war veteran alienates himself from his friends and family because of his burned face. When he has to help find his war-time friend, he manages to get back to life again.

Markimdb: 6
Genrethriller, crime
StyleUnexpected ending, Action, Twisted plot, Heavy, Serious

Medical student Ted Grey graduates at the top of his class and quickly joins an elite pathology program, whose top students invite him into their circle. There he uncovers a gruesome secret: They play a game in which one tries to commit the perfect, undetectable murder, then the others compete to determine the victim's cause of death.

Markimdb: 5.6
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersMonsters, Surgeons
PlotLove, Superpowers, Hockey, Supernatural, Ghosts
PlaceParallel worlds, England
StyleUnexpected ending, Twisted plot, Heavy, Serious, Disturbing

Deaths tells the story of an all-American guy who is murdered each day by horrifying pursuers, only to wake up in slightly different lives to experience the terror of being murdered again.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryFrance, Italy
PlotPoker, Obsession, Friendship
StyleAction, By books, Atmospheric, Serious, Disturbing

Tom Ripley is a talented mimic, moocher, forger and all-around criminal improviser; but there's more to Tom Ripley than even he can guess.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrethriller, detective
CharactersMonsters, Doctors, Psychologists, Fathers, Foster children
PlotInvestigation, Mystery, Mystery, Parenting
PlaceParty, Hospitals, Helicopters
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Disturbing

A psychologist who begins working with a young boy who has suffered a near-fatal fall finds himself drawn into a mystery that tests the boundaries of fantasy and reality.