This list of the movie Evil Serial Killers give you a new perspective to think about. The stories in these movies are presented in such a way that you will have to watch the film till the end to find out about the murderer and these killers’ motive is very dangerous and their way of killing will blow your mind. So lets start the countdown:

10. Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

 Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
(2006) on IMDb

The film begins with the sentencing of Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, a notorious murderer. Who born with a superior olfactory sense, creates the world’s finest perfume.

Release date: 5 January 2007
Based on: Perfume by Patrick Süskind
Starring: Ben Whishaw, Alan Rickman, Rachel Hurd-Wood, and Dustin Hoffman

9. Saw

(2004) on IMDb

The mystery of the jigsaw killer, who tests his victims’ will to live by putting them through deadly “games” where they have to inflict great physical pain upon themselves to survive. Two strangers awaken in a room where they discover that they’re pawns in a deadly game perpetrated by a notorious serial killer.

Release date: 29 October 2004
Written by: Leigh Whannell & James Wan
Starring: Cary Elwes, Leigh Whannell, and Danny Glover

8. The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
(2011) on IMDb

The Story revolves around, A journalist and a young computer hacker, their missions entangled while solving the mystery behind a girl from a wealthy family who disappeared 40 years prior. He recruits the help of Salander, a computer hacker.

Release date: 20 December 2011
Created by: Stieg Larsson
Starring: Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara, Christopher Plummer, and Stellan Skarsgård

7. Hot Fuzz

 Hot Fuzz
(2007) on IMDb

The film centres on two police officers investigating a series of mysterious and gruesome deaths in a West Country Village.

Release Date: 20 April 2007
Written by: Edgar Wright & Simon Pegg
Starring: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Martin Freeman, and Jim Broadbent

6. Zodiac

(2007) on IMDb

A Cartoonist, Robert Graysmith, turns into a detective after finding himself obsessed with the Zodiac Killer, a serial murderer who terrorized the San Francisco Bay Area. He uses his puzzle-solving abilities to reveal the identity of the killer.

Release date: 20 July 2007
Written by: James Vanderbilt & Robert Graysmith
Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Robert Downey Jr., and Mark Ruffalo

5. American Psycho

 American Psycho
(2000) on IMDb

A banking executive, Patrick Bateman is a yuppie New York City investment banker, he is gradually revealed to be living a gruesome second life as a serial killer preying on prostitutes, work colleagues, and finally random members of the public.

Release date: 14 April 2000
Created by: Bret Easton Ellis
Starring: Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe, Jared Leto, Josh Lucas, and Samantha Mathis

4. Taxi Driver

 Taxi Driver
(1976) on IMDb

The film follows Travis Bickle, a taxi driver and veteran, and his mental state as he works nights in the city as a taxi driver in New York City. One day, he is driven to save an underage prostitute from her pimp in an effort to clean the city of its corruption.

Release date: 8 February 1976
Written by: Paul Schrader
Starring: Robert De Niro, Jodie Foster, Albert Brooks, and Harvey Keitel

3. No Country for Old Men

 No Country for Old Men
(2007) on IMDb

The film revisits the themes of fate, conscience, and circumstance that the Coen brothers had explored.

Release date: 4 November 2007
Written by: Joel Coen & Ethan Coen
Based on: No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy
Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem, and Josh Brolin

2. The Silence of the Lambs

 The Silence of the Lambs
(1991) on IMDb

In 1990, A young F.B.I. cadet stucks into a situation where he have to receive the help of an incarcerated and manipulative cannibal killer to help catch another serial killer, a madman who skins his victims.

Release date: 14 February 1991
Based on: The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris
Starring: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Scott Glenn, and Ted Levine

1. Se7en

(1995) on IMDb

A serial killer begins murdering people according to the seven deadly sins. Two detectives, one new to the city and the other about to retire, hunt a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as his motives.

Release date: 22 September 1995
Written by: Andrew Kevin Walker
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Brad Pitt, and Kevin Spacey

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