Sin movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sin movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, psychological, interesting, intense and complex films and TV shows about / with sin, storytelling, religion, betrayal, death, redemption, blood, vengeance, dialogue and suspense plots mostly in Drama, Mystery and Romance genres shot in USA, Germany, UK and other countries.
sin movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as sin: Se7en (1995), The Magdalene Sisters (2002), Constantine (2005), The Crime of Padre Amaro (2002), The Devil's Advocate (1997), The Borgias (2011), Oldboy (2003), Love Exposure (2008), Priest (1994), The Devil's Carnival (2012).

List of sin movies

Se7en (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Two homicide detectives are on a desperate hunt for a serial killer whose crimes are based on the "seven deadly sins" in this dark and haunting film that takes viewers from the tortured remains of one victim to the next. The seasoned Det. ...
Style: suspenseful, surprise ending, disturbing, scary, neo noir ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: serial killer, investigation, twists and turns, psychopath, police, psychology, insanity, police investigation, murder, suspense, killings, sin ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
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Dante's Inferno: An Animated Epic (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Japan, Singapore, South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dante journeys through the nine circles of Hell -- limbo, lust, gluttony, greed, anger, heresy, violence, fraud and treachery -- in search of his true love, Beatrice. An animated version of the video game of the same name.
Style: anime, bloody, disturbing, dark, visually appealing ...
Plot: sin, chaos, curses spells and rituals, hell, deal with the devil, afterlife, crusade, crime and punishment, imaginary kingdom, obsessive quest, suspense, justice ...
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The Magdalene Sisters (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Four women are given into the custody of the Magdalene sisterhood asylum to correct their sinful behavior: Crispina and Rose have given birth to a premarital child, Margaret got raped by her cousin and the orphan Bernadette had been repeatedly ...
Style: bleak, brutal, harsh, disturbing, controversial ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: convent, nun, life is a bitch, human spirit, corporal punishment, mistreatment, punishment, sexual harassment, human rights, religion, sin, catholic orphanage ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1964
Place: ireland, latin america, dublin ireland, europe
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Constantine (2005)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: John Constantine has literally been to Hell and back. When he teams up with a policewoman to solve the mysterious suicide of her twin sister, their investigation takes them through the world of demons and angels that exists beneath the landscape of ...
Style: dark fantasy, gothic, stylized, dark, mind bending ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, demon, angel, good versus evil, devil, suspense, occult, hell, tough guy, mysticism, suicide, supernatural ability ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
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The Crime of Padre Amaro (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico, Argentina, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The young Father Amaro is put to the test. He is sent to Mexico to help take care of aging Father Benito when he meets a 16-year-old girl that he begins and affair with. It turns out the girls mother had been having an affair with Father Benito. ...
Style: controversial, harsh, stylized, touching, realistic ...
Audience: adult
Plot: priest, abortion, celibacy, forbidden love, lust, religion, catholicism, corruption, sin, sex with a priest, priest in love, hypocrisy ...
Place: mexico, latin america, spain, tokyo
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The Devil's Advocate (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A hotshot lawyer gets more than he bargained for when he learns his new boss is Lucifer himself.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, twist ending, surprise ending, clever ...
Audience: teens, adult
Plot: lawyer, devil, supernatural, deal with the devil, law firm, demon, greed, courtroom, satan, ambition, hotshot lawyer, temptation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, florida, southern usa, madison square garden manhattan new york city ...
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The Borgias (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, Hungary, Ireland, Canada
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Set in 15th century Italy at the height of the Renaissance, The Borgias chronicles the corrupt rise of patriarch Rodrigo Borgia to the papacy, where he proceeds to commit every sin in the book to amass and retain power, influence and enormous wealth ...
Style: serious, clever, captivating, epic, realistic ...
Plot: intrigue, historical character, rivalry, sex scene, brother sister incest, siblings relations, greed, ambition, lust, clergy, sin, corruption ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, florence
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Oldboy (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: With no clue how he came to be imprisoned, drugged and tortured for 15 years, a desperate businessman seeks revenge on his captors.
Style: bleak, psychological, twist ending, gloomy, surprise ending ...
Plot: revenge, incest, vengeance, older man younger woman relationship, mind game, loneliness, psychological torture, kidnapping, psychopath, confined, torture, imprisonment ...
Time: 80s, 2000s, 20th century, year 2003, year 1988 ...
Place: south korea, korea, asia, new york, seoul ...
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Love Exposure (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 237 min.
Story: After Yu's mother dies his father, a priest, only seems to take solace in the confessions of his sons sins causing Yu to partake in various 'sinful' activities to appease him. This is a teen love story as only the Japanese could bring ...
Style: disturbing, surreal, controversial, sexy, psychological ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: cult, sin, religion, brainwashing, coming of age, group of friends, japanese schoolgirl, family values, teenage love, society, youth, rebelliousness ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, xian
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Priest (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Father Greg Pilkington is torn between his call as a conservative Catholic priest and his secret life as a homosexual with a gay lover, frowned upon by the Church. Upon hearing the confession of a young girl of her incestuous father, Greg enters an ...
Style: thought provoking, touching, sexy, allegory, visually appealing ...
Plot: gay, sex with a priest, forbidden love, catholic priest, closeted homosexual, homosexuality, sexual repression, homosexual, religion, lgbt, sexual abuse, church ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, united kingdom, europe, iraq, liverpool
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The Devil's Carnival (2012)
Genre: Horror, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Sinners are invited to a theme park where they endure the repetition of their transgressions. What chances do a conniving kleptomaniac, a gullible teenager, and an obsessed father stand when facing their own moral failings? Lucifer and his colorful ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, stylized, surreal ...
Plot: supernatural, sin, redemption, demon, punishment, amusement park, jester, deal with the devil, introspection, human nature, supernatural power, killer clown ...
Time: 21st century
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The Island (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Somewhere in Northern Russia in a small Russian Orthodox monastery lives an unusual man whose bizarre conduct confuses his fellow monks, while others who visit the island believe that the man has the power to heal, exorcise demons and foretell the ...
Style: psychological, philosophical, thought provoking, breathtaking, cerebral ...
Plot: christian, redemption, religion, solitude, loneliness, forgiveness, monk, life philosophy, monastery, island, hopes, sin ...
Time: future
Place: russia
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Preacher (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A preacher sets out on a mission to make the almighty himself confess his sin of abandoning the world. With his best friend Cassidy, an alcoholic Irish vampire, his love Tulip, a red blooded gun towing Texan, and the power of genesis, an unholy ...
Style: mystical, funny, biblical, semi serious, spooky ...
Audience: adult
Plot: supernatural, vampire, preacher, god, dark humor, supernatural power, twists and turns, angel, heaven and hell, sin, dark hero, superhero ...
Place: texas
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Atonement (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: As a 13-year-old, fledgling writer Briony Tallis irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit.
Style: touching, emotional, sad, heartbreaking, dramatic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, adult
Plot: world war two, wartime, redemption, injustice, love story, tragic love, unfulfilled love, war, love and romance, forbidden love, love, false accusation ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, post world war two, victorian era, 50s ...
Place: england, dunkirk, london, europe
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The Seven Deadly Sins (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The “Seven Deadly Sins”—a group of evil knights who conspired to overthrow the kingdom of Britannia—were said to have been eradicated by the Holy Knights, although some claim that they still live. Ten years later, the Holy Knights have ...
Style: anime, exciting, entertaining, humorous, touching ...
Plot: seven deadly sins, friendship, battles, deity, demon, fight, sin, super strength, immortality, giant, betrayal, supernatural ...
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The Playboys (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Ireland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A young woman, Tara Maguire (Robin Wright) scandalizes her provincial Irish village in the 1950s by having a baby out of a wedlock, and refusing to name the father. She has a rare beauty and every man in town desires her, especially Sergeant Hegarty ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: love, sin, circus, society, small town life, small town, fall in love, human nature, social relations, pregnancy, theatrical troupe, beauty ...
Time: 50s
Place: ireland, europe
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The Passion of the Christ (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: "The Passion of the Christ" is a film about the last 12 hours in the life of Jesus. Director Mel Gibson received much criticism from critics and audiences for his explicit depiction of and focus on violence and on christs suffering, ...
Style: biblical, christian film, rough, controversial, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, manly
Plot: jesus, christianity, religion, betrayal, suffering, death, redemption, torture, bible, mission, sacrifice, roman ...
Time: biblical epic, ancient times, 1st century, 1930s
Place: holy land, jerusalem, rome italy, ancient greece, middle east
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Devil (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A group of people trapped in a elevator realizes that the devil is among them.
Style: scary, psychological, surprise ending, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: devil, supernatural, elevator, group of strangers, stranded, mysterious character, confined, police investigation, supernatural horror, twists and turns, isolation, trapped in an elevator ...
Time: 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa
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Phone Booth (2002)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A slick New York publicist who picks up a ringing receiver in a phone booth is told that if he hangs up, he'll be killed... and the little red light from a laser rifle sight is proof that the caller isn't kidding.
Style: suspenseful, tense, twist ending, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: suspense, psychopath, sniper, hostage, mind game, hopes, trapped, murder, dishonesty, psychological manipulation, sin, terrorist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Silent Light (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico, France, Netherlands, Germany
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Johan and his family are Mennonites from the north of Mexico. Against the law of God and Man, Johan falls in love with another woman.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, serious, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: forbidden love, infidelity, redemption, moral dilemma, fall in love, religion, couples, regret, sin, clergy, human nature, love affair ...
Place: mexico, latin america
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The Order (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: For centuries, a secret Order of priests has existed within the Church. A renegade priest, Father Alex Bernier, is sent to Rome to investigate the mysterious death of one of the Order's most revered members. Following a series of strangely ...
Style: psychological, scary, gothic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids
Plot: murder, religions or cults, suspense, supernatural, twists and turns, catholic church, religion, uncover truth, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, sin, conspiracy theory ...
Time: 21st century
Place: vatican, rome italy, europe, paris france, italy ...
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The Laramie Project (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "The Laramie Project" is set in and around Laramie, Wyoming, in the aftermath of the murder of 21-year-old Matthew Shepard. To create the stage version of "The Laramie Project," the eight-member New York-based Tectonic Theatre ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, bleak, disturbing, sincere ...
Plot: murder, gay bashing, gay, politics, gay slur, gay interest, violence, hypocrisy, sin, lgbt, life is a bitch, lesbian ...
Time: 90s, year 1998, 21st century
Place: usa, wyoming, california, san francisco
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Water (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, India
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The year is 1938, and Mahatma Gandhi's groundbreaking philosophies are sweeping across India, but 8-year-old Chuyia, newly widowed, must go to live with other outcast widows on an ashram. Her presence transforms the ashram as she befriends two ...
Style: touching, bleak, melancholic, controversial, intense ...
Audience: adult
Plot: hinduism, women, prostitute, prostitution, friendship, marriage, love, politics, relationships, mentor, sin, brutality ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1938
Place: india, canada, asia
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Liam (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A morality tale of xenophobia, religious prejudice, mob violence, poverty, and their effect on two children in Liverpool during the Depression. When a shipyard closes, Liam and Teresa's dad loses his job. Liam, who's about 8, making his ...
Style: touching, bleak, emotional, sincere, depressing ...
Plot: catholicism, fascism, youth, dysfunctional family, domestic violence, unemployment, sin, life is a bitch, jewish, family problems, society, parents and children ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: england, ireland, london, europe, united kingdom ...
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Luther (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, USA, Czech Republic, Italy
Duration: 123 min.
Story: During the early 16th Century idealistic German monk Martin Luther, disgusted by the materialism in the church, begins the dialogue that will lead to the Protestant Reformation.
Style: uplifting, political, sincere, touching, intellectual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: christianity, christian, religion, rebellion, inquisition, politics, reformation, idealism, renaissance, human spirit, medieval, hypocrisy ...
Time: 1930s, 16th century
Place: germany, rome italy, egypt, england, vatican ...
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The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Jesus, a humble Judean carpenter beginning to see that he is the son of God, is drawn into revolutionary action against the Roman occupiers by Judas -- despite his protestations that love, not violence, is the path to salvation. The burden of being ...
Style: thought provoking, controversial, psychological, dark, epic ...
Plot: jesus, spirituality, christianity, desert, religion, temptation, betrayal, redemption, christian, surrealism, controversy, fasting ...
Time: biblical epic, 1930s, 1st century
Place: holy land, ancient greece, greece, middle east, jerusalem ...
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Jesus (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, Germany, USA, France, Spain, Czech Republic, Netherlands, UK, Malta, Morocco
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: The film is notable for presenting a more human Jesus, compared to more solemn portrayals in earlier films; here Jesus laughs and cries like anyone else. Among other things, he weeps at Joseph’s funeral, throws stones in Lake Galilee when meeting ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, christian film, biblical ...
Plot: bible, jesus, christianity, religions or cults, society, hopes, sin, leadership, death of protagonist, christian, judaism, religion ...
Place: palestine
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Those People (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On Manhattan's gilded Upper East Side, a young gay painter is torn between an obsession with his infamous best friend and a promising new romance with an older foreign pianist.
Style: tense, bleak, enigmatic, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: gay, gay love, gay relationship, gay romance, painter, gay friend, male male relationship, gay best friend, gay lead character, pianist, gay interest, homosexuality ...
Place: manhattan new york city, lebanon, beirut lebanon, new york
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Paradise: Faith (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Second film in Ulrich Seidl's Paradise trilogy. A devout Catholic woman practises her religion at home and in the local community, but is unprepared for the reappearance of her estranged husband, who is a Muslim.
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, disturbing, erotic ...
Plot: self flagellation, religious fanatic, religion, missionary, faith, self discovery, belief, husband wife conflict, sin, wheelchair bound, religions or cults, human nature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: austria, vienna
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Las Vegas (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Las Vegas is an American television series broadcast by NBC from September 22, 2003 to February 15, 2008. The show focuses on a team of people working at the fictional Montecito Resort & Casino dealing with issues that arise within the working ...
Style: sexy, stylized, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, hot and sexy, friends, boss and employee, poker, team, cons and scams, sin, ex law enforcer, workplace, lifestyle, buddies ...
Time: 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
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