Our goal is to entertain you by the collection of some selective serial killer movies. There are different forms of serial killing movies that can be horror, psychological or human killings, which you must watch once in your life. These types of movies either have been taken from detective books (or novels) or based on the real-life incidents.
The Silence of the Lambs
Jonathan Demme-directed The Silence of the Lambs is a must-seeing movie. It’s a 1991 horror thriller movie starring Scott Glenn, Jodie Foster, and Anthony Hopkins. The plot of the story goes like an FBI trainee Clarice Starling (played by Jodie Foster) is by her boss to take the interview of Hannibal Lecter (Anthony Hopkins) a cannibalistic serial killer. The movie is based on Thomas Harris’ 1988 novel of the similar name.
Directed by David Fincher and written by Andrew Kevin Walker, Seven is a must-watched horror as well as serial killer 1995-movie. According to the plot, the main characters, David Mills (played by Brad Pitt) and William Somerset (Morgan Freeman), two detectives look for for a serial killer who murders inspired by the cardinal sins or seven deadly sins.
Martin Scorsese-directed Taxi Driver released in 1976 was mainly about a lonely, psychologically depressed young taxi driver (named Travis Bickle played by Robert De Niro) in the New York City. Since he was suffering from chronic insomnia, he chose to be a taxi driver certainly to keep himself involved in any work. The story involves prostitution and depiction of porn theatres in the 70s.
You must have heard the name of Alfred Hitchcock. His psychological horror movie Psycho made in 1960 will not let your eyes miss any scene. The movie was mainly based on Robert Bloch’s novel of the same name. The movie was nominated for Academic Award for best director, best supporting actress, best cinematography in black and white, and best art direction-set decoration. Psycho is regarded as Alfred Hitchcock’s one of the best movies.
Zodiac is basically a mystery-thriller movie starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Robert Downey Jr. Brian Cox and lot more. The plenty of award winning movie mainly talked of a manhunt (even a serial killer) who called himself the Zodiac. He sent encrypted letters to the San Francisco Chronicle taunting the police.