Revenge movies have been a staple of cinematic storytelling since the art form's inception. Often, revenge stories focus on violent forms of retribution. And while blood-spattered retaliation can certainly be compelling, some of the best revenge stories prove that while vengeance is a dish best served cold, sometimes that dish can be just a chilling without violence.
In that spirit, here is a collection of revenge movies that dish out their vengeance in far less aggressive fashion.
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