Movies like School of the Holy Beast

If you like "School of the Holy Beast" you are looking for erotic, sexual and rough movies about / with sexual abuse, incest, convent, school, crimes, prostitute and drug abuse themes of Drama and Thriller genre shot in Japan.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
School of the Holy Beast (1974)
 6.6
 1K
School of the Holy Beast (1974)
Original name: 聖獣学園
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the mysterious death of her mother, Maya takes religious vows to find out what terrible things happened to her mother inside the Sacred Heart Convent. As soon as the door closes to the nunnery, the nuns start torturing her. She also has to deal with a lecherous archbishops and a lesbian mother superior.
Style: erotic, sexual, rough, sexy, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Plot: sexual abuse, incest, convent, school, crimes, prostitute, drug abuse, strong sexual content, sexual relations, politics, misfit, clergy, religions or cults, life is a bitch, graphic violence, gender bending, captivity, dangerous animal, rebellion, on the run, against the rules, danger, society, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: japan

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to School of the Holy Beast

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), deadly, sexual abuse, life is a bitch and murder mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like School of the Holy Beast: Flower and Snake (2004), The Seasoning House (2012), Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion (1972), Fine Dead Girls (2002), Go, Go, Second Time Virgin (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Flower and Snake (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The wealthy president of a company has built up an unpayable debt to a local crime lord, and to escape punishment he sells his famous dancer wife to the lecherous old man figuring a 90 year old can’t do too much bad with her. Perhaps not, but ...
Style: erotic, psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: s&m, bdsm, bondage, sexual relations, sadism, deadly, gangsters, danger, crimes, power relations, obsession, sexual abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Seasoning House (2012)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Seasoning House - where young girls are prostituted to the military. An orphaned deaf mute is enslaved to care for them. She moves between the walls and crawlspaces, planning her escape. Planning her ingenious and brutal revenge.
Style: rough, serious, disturbing, bleak, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rapist, sexual abuse, kidnapping, confinement indoors, prostitute, danger, escape attempt, dehumanization, revenge, isolation, life is a bitch, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2010s
Place: europe, balkan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Female Prisoner #701: Scorpion (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After being cruelly set up by a crooked detective named Sugimi (Isao Natsuyagi), whom she loved, Nami Matsushima (aka Matsu the Scorpion) (Meiko Kaji) is sentenced to do hard time in a women's prison, which is run by sadistic and horny male ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Plot: prison, vengeance, women's prison, prison life, uninhibited rivalry, corrupt law enforcer, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Unfaithful Wife: Shameful Torture (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Erotic drama set in an underground Tokyo club called The Bedroom, where the female clientele are drugged into a trance-like state and are subjected to different styles of bizarre, fetishistic sex by the male clientele.
Style: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, twists and turns, sexual ...
Plot: murder, voyeurism, psychopath, danger, prostitute, sexual abuse, addiction, sexual relations, dangerous attraction, obsession, infidelity, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: tokyo, japan, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
Fine Dead Girls (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Croatia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Iva and Maria, a young lesbian pair, rent a favorable, nice dwelling in a less good area of Zagreb, Croatia. But unfortunately, included in the rent are the neighbors, the neighbors from hell. The curious landlady, foreigners flogging nationalists, ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: woman in danger, injustice, family problems, couples, society, life is a bitch, crimes, lesbian relationship, prostitute, deadly, revenge, double murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Go, Go, Second Time Virgin (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
Story: After being raped in an unknown rooftop, nineteen year-old girl Poppo meets a mysterious boy, and both share their sexual traumas and fears, with fatal consequences.
Style: erotic, sexual, gloomy, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: sexual abuse, prostitute, mentally unstable, juvenile delinquency, crimes, violence spree, vengeance, gangsters, gang, youth, deadly, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, future, 1960s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.3
 566
Night Eyes (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Beverly Hills home-security guard is seduced by a rock star's wife he monitors by video.
Style: erotic, realistic, sexy, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: infidelity, femme fatale, adultery, rock star, security guard, crime, crumbling marriage, crimes, sexual relations, voyeurism, investigation, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 2K
Freeze Me (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Chihiro is raped by three men and it is captured on video camera. She leaves her hometown and prepares to marry a colleague five years later, when one of the rapists arrives and says the others are on their way. He behaves like her long-lost lover ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: rapist, sexual abuse, woman in danger, haunted by the past, rape, fear, gang rape, rape victim, murder, rape and revenge, rape revenge, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 597
Suite 16 (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After an argument and fight with a wealthy one night stand in a posh hotel, young hustler Chris finds himself trapped inside. With nowhere to go and the cops closing in on the hotel fast, he wanders into "Suite 16" in a fit of despair. ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, psychological, sexual ...
Plot: hotel, strong sexual content, on the run, deadly, manipulations, hostages, crimes, witnessing a crime, hostage, manipulation, dangerous attraction, murder ...
Time: 90s
Place: french riviera, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Black Mama White Mama (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When two troublemaking female prisoners (one a revolutionary, the other a former harem-girl) can't seem to get along, they are chained together and extradited for safekeeping. The women, still chained together, stumble, stab, and cat-fight ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, psychotronic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jungle, women in prison, prostitute, racial tension, women's prison, prison, sexual desire, injustice, deadly, opposites attract, false accusation, sexual abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.8
 525
Caged (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After years of suppressing her desires, Stella finds she can no longer ignore her deep-rooted longings. Breaking out of her cage and starting a secret double-life, Stella transforms into a "unicorn", a nickname for single women who indulge ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, erotic, rough ...
Plot: introspection, uncover truth, female masturbation, sex therapist, downfall, captivity, sexual torture, crimes, confined, life is a bitch, strong sexual content, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.8
 264
Wild Cactus (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A married couple vacationing in the desert are held hostage by a pair of psychopaths.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, erotic ...
Plot: couple relations, psychopath, family in danger, desert, crimes, rescue, crime, hostages, couples, hostage, sexual abuse, erotica ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 3K
Sex and Fury (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sex & Fury chronicles Ocho's exploits as she searches for her father's killers, each identified by unique tattoos on their backs (a deer, a boar, and a butterfly). Along the way, she also crosses paths with Shonusuke, a radical set on ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gambling, martial arts, nun, revenge, corruption, sword fight, tragic love, vengeance, porn, gory, rivalry ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 1880s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Point of Seduction III: Body Chemistry (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Movie producer Alan Clay wants to make a movie about Dr. Claire Archer and her amazing life story (she's been 'forced' to kill two men in self defence). Claire falls for Alan, and Alan cannot resist temptation, so now he's hiding ...
Style: erotic, realistic, serious, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: betrayal, crimes, danger, best friends, deadly, serial killer, dishonesty, love and romance, showbiz, hollywood, dangerous attraction, love triangle ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Tokyo Decadence (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A submissive hooker goes about her trade, suffering abuse at the hands of Japanese salarymen and Yakuza types. She's unhappy about her work, and is apparently trying to find some sort of appeasement for the fact that her lover has married.
Style: erotic, tense, surreal, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: bdsm, sex, prostitute, sexual abuse, sexual relations, gangsters, rescue, life is a bitch, downfall, addiction, destructive relationship, drug abuse ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, mount fuji, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Female Prisoner Scorpion: Jailhouse 41 (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Matsu, known to the prisoners as Scorpion, is locked away in the bowels of the prison as revenge for disrupting the smooth operation of the prison and for her disfiguring attack on the warden. Granted a one day reprieve due to the visit of a ...
Style: stylized, bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: escape, punishment, corrupt law enforcer, sleazy, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, chases and races, danger, criminal heroes, confined, life is a bitch, prison ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Animal Instincts (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cop and his sexually frustrated wife are struggling to keep their failing marriage intact, when by chance he finds that he is at heart a voyeuristic peeping tom. To satisfy him, his wife has numerous affairs, which her husband watches on ...
Style: erotic, sexual, rough, sexy, serious ...
Plot: cuckold, femme fatale, voyeurism, infidelity, prostitute, erotic thriller, manipulation, manipulations, danger, power relations, couples, animal life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.3
 10K
The War Zone (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An alienated teenager, saddened that he has moved away from London, must find a way to deal with a dark family secret.
Style: bleak, disturbing, rough, serious, emotional ...
Plot: incest, father daughter incest, sexual abuse, incest rape, mature, innocence lost, family relations, teenager, family problems, parents and children, teenage life, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 12K
The Isle (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mute Hee-Jin is working as a clerk in a fishing resort in the Korean wilderness; selling baits, food and occasionally her body to the fishing tourists. One day she falls in love to Hyun-Shik, who is on the run for the police and rescues him with a ...
Style: disturbing, enigmatic, brutal, erotic, harsh ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexualized violence, prostitute, island, lifestyle, fish, violence, suicide attempt, insanity, murder, sex, mute, fishing ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Emmanuelle in Hell (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Emanuelle goes undercover into a prison to expose the corrupted officials who are brutalizing the inmates. Emanuelle is shocked by the horrors and humiliation the prisoners are subjected to, but when her true identity is discovered, she finds ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: women's prison, prison, woman in danger, hidden identity, working undercover, sexual abuse, undercover, price of justice, prison life, uncover truth, danger, investigation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.6
 438
Endgame (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sex is currency. It commands power and can instill fear. Tom, a young man with a troubled past finds himself sucked into a seedy underworld by George Norris, a now super villain with a sadistic streak. A helpless pawn in one of Norris's ...
Style: disturbing, rough, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: hustler, psychopath, social decay, haunted by the past, dishonesty, sexual abuse, destiny, false accusation, gangsters, life is a bitch, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 479
Confession (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a small Catholic boarding school an unspeakable act has been committed. When High School student, Luther Scott, confesses to Father Michael Kelly, Kelly is bound silent to the particulars of a grisly murder. Now, framed guilty by the desperate ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: murder, catholic, mystery, investigation, courtroom drama, false accusation, moral dilemma, dishonesty, crimes, deadly, clergy, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Nightmare in Badham County (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two UCLA coeds have engine trouble in small Southern town. When they spurn the local sheriff's advances he arranges for them to be taken to the women's prison on trivial charges (the judge is a cousin), where they must endure atrocities at ...
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prison, racism, small town, sexual abuse, women's prison, crimes, confined, life is a bitch, dishonesty, prostitute, society, deadly ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.6
 1K
06/05 (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A fictional version of the events that led to the assassination of the Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn on May 6, 2002. The movie is based upon the book "The sixth of May" by Tomas Ross.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, rough, tense, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, murder, political conspiracy, uncover truth, dishonesty, crimes, assassination, politics, life is a bitch, state affairs, deadly, fighting the system ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Crimes of Passion (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Joanna Crane lives a double life. During the day she works as fashion designer but during the night she is the high class prostitute China Blue. As she is accused for industrial spying, Bobby Grady is hired to shadow her. However, they fall in love. ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, erotic, cult film, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, sexual perversion, forbidden love, stalking, s&m, preacher, double life, role playing, obsession, destructive relationship, strong sexual content, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.0
 613
Frisk (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A first person narrative of a gay serial killer explores violence, sexuality, and imagination.
Style: psychological, sexual, bleak, gloomy, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, bondage, obsession, dangerous attraction, teenage life, innocence lost, voyeurism, murder, sexual relations, crimes, deadly, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Wanda, the Wicked Warden (1977)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Switzerland, West Germany, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ilsa, now a vicious warden, runs a mental-hospital for young women.
Style: sexual, rough, suspenseful, sexy, realistic ...
Plot: women in prison, sexual abuse, prison, prison warden, sexploitation, gory, dishonesty, voyeurism, captivity, violence spree, strong female presence, world war two ...
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Story of O (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, West Germany, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The beautiful O is taken by her boyfriend, Rene, to a bizarre retreat, where she is trained in bondage and sexual perversion...
Style: sexy, sexual, erotic, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: bdsm, sexual abuse, sexual perversion, sadism, sexual cruelty, s&m, dangerous attraction, sexual relations, sexualized violence, obsession, domination, lust ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.8
 304
The Insurgents (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Set in a post-9/11 America, four Americans come together to build a truck bomb and plan to detonate it on a target in the U.S. Highlighting the days leading up to the event.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, politics, conspiracy, bomb, rebellion, vengeance, terrorism, state affairs, society, danger, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.4
 427
Sugar Cookies (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A film producer murders his star actress during an erotic "game" and makes it look like suicide. The dead girl's lesbian lover discovers what happened, and plots her revenge.
Style: sexual, suspenseful, mind bending, sexy, tense ...
Plot: murder, revenge, filmmaking, couples, crime, crimes, love and romance, deadly, gays and lesbians, dishonesty, artists and showbiz, mind game ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Related movie lists