Most Popular "Based On Ed Gein" Titles
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1. Bates Motel (2013– )
TV-14 | 45 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller
"Bates Motel" is a contemporary prequel to the genre-defining film "Psycho," and gives a portrayal of how Norman Bates' (Freddie Highmore) psyche unravels through his teenage years. Fans ... See full summary »
2. The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
R | 118 min | Thriller
A young F.B.I. cadet must confide in an incarcerated and manipulative killer to receive his help on catching another serial killer who skins his victims.
3. Psycho (1960)
R | 109 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
A Phoenix secretary steals $40,000 from her employer's client, goes on the run and checks into a remote motel run by a young man under the domination of his mother.
4. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)
R | 98 min | Horror
After picking up a traumatized young hitchhiker, five friends find themselves stalked and hunted by a deformed chainsaw-wielding killer and his family of equally psychopathic killers.
5. The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
R | 83 min | Horror, Thriller
Five friends visiting their grandfather's house in the country are hunted and terrorized by a chain-saw wielding killer and his family of grave-robbing cannibals.
R | 91 min | Horror
On one last road trip before they're sent to serve in Vietnam, two brothers and their girlfriends get into an accident that calls their local sheriff to the scene. Thus begins a terrifying experience where the teens are taken to a secluded house of horrors, where a young, would-be killer is being nurtured.
8. Maniac (2012)
Not Rated | 89 min | Horror, Thriller
As he helps a young artist with her upcoming exhibition, the owner of a mannequin shop's deadly, suppressed desires come to the surface.
R | 95 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller
A group of teenagers get into a car crash in the Texas woods on prom night, and then wander into an old farmhouse that is home to Leatherface and his insane family of cannibalistic psychopaths.
10. Psycho II (1983)
R | 113 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
After twenty-two years of psychiatric care, Norman Bates attempts to return to a life of solitude... but the specters of his crimes -- and his mother -- continue to haunt him.
11. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2 (1986)
X | 101 min | Comedy, Horror
A radio host is victimized by the cannibal family as a former Texas Marshall hunts them.
12. Psycho III (1986)
R | 93 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Norman Bates is back again running his "quiet" little motel a month after the events in Psycho II. Norman meets three new people, one being a beautiful young nun with whom his budding ... See full summary »
14. Maniac (1980)
R | 87 min | Crime, Drama, Horror
A psychopath, troubled by his childhood abuse, loose in New York City, kills young women and takes their scalps as his trophies. Will he find the perfect woman in a photographer, and end his killing spree?
15. Psycho IV: The Beginning (1990 TV Movie)
R | 96 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Norman Bates returns for this "prequel", once more having mommy trouble. This time around he is invited to share memories of mom with a radio talk show host, but the PYSCHO fears that he ... See full summary »
16. Motel Hell (1980)
R | 101 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Farmer Vincent kidnaps unsuspecting travellers and is burying them in his garden. Unfortunately for his victims, they are not dead. He feeds his victims to prepare them for his roadside ... See full summary »
17. Ed Gein (2000)
Not Rated | 89 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
The story of Ed Gein, who dug up the corpses of over a dozen women and made things out of their remains before finally shooting two people to death and butchering their bodies like beef sides.
18. Bates Motel (1987 TV Movie)
90 min | Comedy, Drama, Horror
A mentally disturbed man, who roomed with the late Norman Bates at the state lunatic asylum, inherits the legendary Bates Motel after the death of Norman and tries to fix it up to make it a respectable business.
19. Long Pigs (2007)
Not Rated | 81 min | Crime, Horror
A documentary by two desperate young filmmakers who stumble upon the ultimate subject, a 33 year old cannibalistic serial killer named Anthony McAllister, who has agreed to let them ... See full summary »
20. Ed Gein: The Butcher of Plainfield (2007 Video)
R | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Horror
Inspired by the true story of one of the most gruesome killers in American history. Now, years after inspiring "Psycho's" Norman Bates, "The Silence Of The Lambs'" Buffalo Bill and "The ... See full summary »
21. Ed and His Dead Mother (1993)
PG-13 | 93 min | Horror, Comedy
A mourning son makes a deal to reanimate his one year dead mother, however things turn into an unexpected direction.
22. Deranged: Confessions of a Necrophile (1974)
R | 82 min | Crime, Horror, Thriller
Based on the Ed Gein case, a deranged rural farmer becomes a grave robber and murderer after the death of his possessive mother whom he keeps her corpse, among others, as his companions in his decaying farmhouse
23. Scarce (2008)
Not Rated | 93 min | Horror, Thriller
SCARCE depicts the gruesome fate of three lost snowboarders trapped at an isolated forest cabin owned by two menacing locals who harvest human flesh. As the day of the slaughter nears, they... See full summary »
24. Three on a Meathook (1973)
R | 80 min | Horror
Four girls go on a romping weekend at a lake, and have car problems on the way home. A nice local boy takes them back to his farm, where he lives with his father. Something ghastly happens,... See full summary »
25. Secret Insanity (2008)
84 min | Horror, Thriller
In order to balance their romantic life, Matt and Caroline Harper are finally moving into their new house, to live their dream. From New York city to somewhere in the Catskills, the couple ... See full summary »
South Park (1997– )
Cartman's Incredible Gift
TV-MA | 30 min | Animation, Comedy
Cartman mistakenly believes he is a psychic, and is recruited by the police to help them with investigations.
Superjail! (2007– )
TV-MA | Animation, Comedy, Crime
The prison gets a new inmate, an Ed Gein-like serial killer, whose accidental death is credited to Jared, who is posing as a prisoner.
Masters of Horror (2005– )
TV-MA | 58 min | Horror, Thriller
Harold is a seemingly peaceful neighbor in a quiet midwestern neighborhood, but underneath, he's a murderous psychopath who sets his eyes on a couple that have moved in across the street.
Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (2010– )
Simply the Beast
Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
When cheerleaders start disappearing from the school hallways, leaving only their shredded uniforms behind, the gang becomes convinced that they've been eaten by a mysterious creature called The Beast.