Loss of innocence movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant loss of innocence movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, psychological, disturbing, sexual and talky films and TV shows about / with loss of innocence, coming of age, female nudity, male nudity, violence, teenage girl, sex, runaway, blood and murder plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres shot in USA, Finland, Italy and other countries.
loss of innocence
loss of innocence movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as loss of innocence: Mysterious Skin (2004), Sixteen (1973), Blind Spot (2002), 37 (2016), Belladonna of Sadness (1973), Lessons at the End of Spring (1991), Smooth Talk (1985), The Tree of Life (2011), Blue Velvet (1986), Goodbye Uncle Tom (1971).

List of loss of innocence movies

Mysterious Skin (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A teenage hustler and a young man obsessed with alien abductions cross paths, together discovering a horrible, liberating truth.
Style: psychological, emotional, disturbing, serious, realistic ...
Plot: child abuse, sexual abuse, rape, gays and lesbians, homosexual, small town, child molestation, life is a bitch, haunted by the past, youth, teenage life, prostitution ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1987, year 1983, year 1981 ...
Place: usa, new york, kansas
Is relevant ?
Sixteen (1973)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hickspoiltation film from the early 1970s ostensibly starring Oscar nominee Mercedes McCambridge, but really more a film looking for an excuse to show off Simone Griffeth's beauty. She plays a daughter of a swamp family. The whole family goes ...
Plot: loss of innocence, carnival, incest, greed, implied incest, family farm, brother sister relationship, skinny dipping, temptation, first sexual experience, parent child relationship, female full frontal nudity ...
Time: 1960s
Place: georgia
Is relevant ?
Blind Spot (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Three strangers are drawn together in search of Darcy, a man they all love who has been involved with some nasty underworld business.
Plot: missing person, seduction, loss of innocence, journey, road rage, coming of age, disappearance, beating, runaway, unrequited love, search, hallucination ...
Is relevant ?
37 (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a March night in 1964, 37 neighbors in Queens, New York, witness the brutal murder of Kitty Genovese. None of them takes action or calls the police. 37 tells the story of a few of these people and what led up to the night when they unexplainably ...
Plot: murder, rape, loss of innocence, apathy, racism, indifference, witness
Is relevant ?
Belladonna of Sadness (1973)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A peasant woman is banished from her village and makes a deal with the devil to gain magical powers.
Style: psychedelic
Plot: loss of innocence, pact with the devil, wedding, deal with the devil, rape, servant, tax collector, bathing, injustice, devil, surrealism, orgy ...
Time: middle ages
Place: feudal japan
Is relevant ?
Lessons at the End of Spring (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young boy loses his innocence in a pre-perestroika Russian prison during the chaotic last months of the Khrushchev regime.
Plot: prison, loss of innocence, detention, teenager, shower
Place: soviet union
Is relevant ?
Smooth Talk (1985)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the short story, "Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been", by Joyce Carol Oates, this film chronicles a 15-year-old girl, Connie's, sexual awakening in the Northern California suburbs. Her experimenting begin to get out of ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: coming of age, small town, summer, sexual awakening, innocence lost, gays and lesbians, single parent, suburbs, teenage girl, loss of innocence, female sexuality, human nature ...
Time: 80s
Is relevant ?
The Tree of Life (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The impressionistic story of a Texas family in the 1950s. The film follows the life journey of the eldest son, Jack, through the innocence of childhood to his disillusioned adult years as he tries to reconcile a complicated relationship with his ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, touching, psychological, epic ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: childhood, grief, child abuse, parent child relationship, sibling relationship, philosophy, suffering, family problems, family relations, parents and children, human nature, family life ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, prehistoric times
Place: texas, usa, china
Is relevant ?
Blue Velvet (1986)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The discovery of a severed human ear found in a field leads a young man on an investigation related to a beautiful, mysterious nightclub singer and a group of criminals who have kidnapped her child.
Style: surreal, post modern, art house, dark, enigmatic ...
Plot: small town, mystery, amateur detective, postmodernism, neo noir, investigation, surrealism, sexuality, innocence lost, sexual perversion, eccentricity, strong sexual content ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Is relevant ?
Goodbye Uncle Tom (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Two documentary filmmakers go back in time to the pre-Civil War American South, to film the slave trade.
Style: disturbing, epic, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: sadism, rape, sexual abuse, brutality, murder, cruelty, plantation, slave, slavery, captivity, death, racism ...
Time: 18th century, 1830s, 1960s, 19th century, 1850s ...
Place: mississippi, detroit, memphis, virginia
Is relevant ?
The Exorcist (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: 12-year-old Regan MacNeil begins to adapt an explicit new personality as strange events befall the local area of Georgetown. Her mother becomes torn between science and superstition in a desperate bid to save her daughter, and ultimately turns to ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, biblical ...
Plot: supernatural ability, evil force, supernatural, priest, curses spells and rituals, exorcism, devil, religions or cults, girl, clergy, good versus evil, losing-it hero ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, iraq, washington d.c., middle east
Is relevant ?
Flowers of Evil (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Story: Takao worships the class beauty, Nanako, from afar. When he is alone in the classroom one day after school, he notices her bag of gym clothes on the floor. He can't resist picking it up. He plans to return it, but the next day, all the girls ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, psychological
Plot: psychopath, school, rotoscoping, teenage love, psychotic, psychology, evil, psycho, psychological thriller, love and romance, romance, youth ...
Place: japan
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
Trust Your Photographer (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A sadist imprisons a fetish photographer in his home and uses his phone to get his models to come to the house so he can tie them up and rape them.
Style: twist ending
Plot: shaved labia, nude model, fetish, photo shoot, loss of innocence, female nudity, rape, bondage, erotic photography, model, lingerie, photographer ...
Is relevant ?
Super Dark Times (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Teenagers Zach and Josh have been best friends their whole lives, but when a gruesome accident leads to a cover-up, the secret drives a wedge between them and propels them down a rabbit hole of escalating paranoia and violence.
Style: ambiguous ending
Plot: coming of age, murder, sword, high school, nightmare, marijuana, youth, adolescence, christmas, samurai sword, accidental killing, blood ...
Time: 1990s, year 1995, year 1996
Place: new york
Is relevant ?
Agostino (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Agostino is a 1962 Italian drama film directed by Mauro Bolognini. It was filmed in Rome and Venice. The film is based on a successful short novel of the same name by Alberto Moravia, who had collaborated with Bolognini on his previous film, From a ...
Plot: beach, oedipus complex, pedophile, boat, sexual initiation, swing, older woman younger man relationship, teenage boy, boy, loss of innocence, coming of age, boat ride ...
Place: italy
Is relevant ?
You & Me Forever (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When Laura and Christine meet Maria, their friendship takes an intense turn to vulnerability, love and sex.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, sad
Plot: best friends, friendship, coming of age, betrayal, adolescence vs adulthood, teenage life, life turned upside down, dishonesty, youth, friends, mysterious character, friendship between girls ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: denmark, copenhagen denmark, copenhagen, scandinavia
Is relevant ?
Bad Guy (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A criminal who runs a brothel becomes obsessed with a beautiful college student. When she rejects him he sets her up by introducing her to a loan shark and when she can't pay, she is forced into working in the brothel. But when she gets the ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, serious, rough, bleak ...
Plot: obsession, prostitution, gang, prostitute, soldier, deaf, pimp, loan, college, voyeurism, eroticism, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seoul, tokyo
Is relevant ?
Cat People (1982)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After years of separation, Irina (Nastassja Kinski) and her minister brother, Paul (Malcolm McDowell), reunite in New Orleans in this erotic tale of the supernatural. When zoologists capture a wild panther, Irina is drawn to the cat -- and the zoo ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: incest, panther, dissection, shotgun, attack, lingerie, siblings relations, virginity, gory, self discovery, held captive, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, usa
Is relevant ?
American Graffiti (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A couple of high school graduates spend one final night cruising the strip with their buddies before they go off to college.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: radio, car race, small town, friendship, coming of age, car, love at first sight, airplane, vandalism, robbery, radio station, innocence lost ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 1950s
Place: california, usa
Is relevant ?
It Follows (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: For 19-year-old Jay, fall should be about school, boys and weekends out at the lake. But a seemingly innocent physical encounter turns sour and gives her the inescapable sense that someone, or something, is following her. Faced with this burden, Jay ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, depressing, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, stalking, ghost, dangerous attraction, death, chase, friendship, paranoia, group of friends, being followed, fright, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: detroit, michigan, usa, california
Is relevant ?
Love Strange Love (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Man remembers 48 crucial hours in his life when, as a teenager, he visited his mother, the favorite woman of an important politician, in a bordello owned by her, right before some important political changes in Brazil, in 1937. In those hours, he ...
Plot: mother son incest, incest, coming of age, sex with a minor, puberty, fascism, corrupt politician, male nudity, female full frontal nudity, voyeur, undressing, bare breasts ...
Time: 1930s, year 1982, year 1937
Place: brazil
Is relevant ?
Hardcore (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A conservative Midwest businessman ventures into the sordid underworld of pornography in California to look for his runaway teenage daughter who is making porno films in the porno pits of Los Angeles.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: pornography, runaway, neo noir, private detective, missing person, father, daughter, missing child, bondage, perversion, parents and children, snuff ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: michigan, california, los angeles, usa, san diego california ...
Is relevant ?
We (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During a scorching summer in a Belgian-Dutch border village, eight teenagers play games of discovery to break the listless monotony. They challenge each other and themselves and pretty soon, their sexual curiosity starts to blur the lines between ...
Plot: loss of innocence, flashing, naked in public, sexuality, court, teenager, male nudity, seduction, female nudity, voyeur
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
The Skinny (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Feature film from award-winning writer/director Patrik-Ian Polk, tells the story of five black Brown University classmate s- four gay men and one lesbian - reuniting in the Big Apple for a weekend of sin, fun, secrets, lies and drama.
Plot: black lgbt, gay lead character, gay kiss, homosexual, gay, raised middle finger, gay relationship, holding hands, gay bar, condom, obscene finger gesture, group of friends ...
Place: harlem manhattan new york city, new york
Is relevant ?
Trade (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA, Mexico
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Texas cop (Kevin Kline), whose own daughter might have been forced into sexual slavery, joins forces with a Mexican youth (Cesar Ramos) to find the boy's sister, who was abducted and forced into prostitution. Meanwhile, a Ukrainian woman who ...
Style: rough, serious, bleak, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: sexual abuse, kidnapping, missing child, slavery, track down, human trafficking, sex, criminal, rescue, virginity, cocaine, child abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico city, usa, texas, new jersey, poland
Is relevant ?
Girl in Trouble (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Bored farmer's daughter sets out to make it in the big city. She gets mixed up with freaks, perverts and degenerates and winds up a stripper in New Orleans.
Plot: sexploitation, exploitation, voyeurism, attempted rape, fiancee, rescue, rape, murder, sex, prostitute, employer employee relationship, small town ...
Is relevant ?
The Boys (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When Continuation War started in Summer 1941, German soldiers arrived to Oulu. With their charm they conquered women and town boys. Finnish boys communicated with them on many levels: had trades, worked as interpreters, rotated business, spied on ...
Plot: childhood, journalist, friendship, beer, school, teacher, rivalry, boy, friendship between men, voyeurism, voyeur, forest ...
Time: 1940s
Is relevant ?
Love Between the Raindrops (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Karel Bursík, as a child called Kajda, recalls his childhood spent in Prague - Zizkov. His father, a shoe-maker, moved there his wife and three children hoping they would escape a country poverty. He soon threw his daughter Vera out of home; he did ...
Plot: voyeurism, sex, loss of innocence, fascism, prostitution, shoemaker, working class, adultery, death of mother, death of wife, teenage boy, love triangle ...
Time: 1930s
Place: czechoslovakia, prague, prague czechoslovakia
Is relevant ?
Sensuela (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Finland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Laila is an innocent Lappish girl and the only daughter of a reindeer herder. During world war II Laila rescues crashed German fighter pilot Hans and the two develop warm feelings for each other during his convalescence. Years later, after the war, ...
Plot: lapland, prostitution, reindeer, exploitation, country girl, sex, women in society, male female relationship, brothel, nazi, father daughter conflict, female nudity ...
Is relevant ?
Play with Fire (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The sun begins to rise but for some the night is still going. The hum from the smelter takes over the morning radiance. Then the shift change gauges and the town rises. This is the suicide hour. Set in the gutters of an industrial town, 'Play ...
Plot: loss of innocence, youth, industry, cocaine, underground, violence, drug use, guilt, blood, river, bridge, love
Is relevant ?