Shame movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant shame movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, psychological, weird, sexy and erotic films and TV shows about / with shame, family relations, sex, nude, female nudity, suspense, kiss, mentor, male nudity and drinking alcohol plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
shame movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as shame: Gemini (2005), Daniel and Ana (2009), True Siblings (2000), Black Venus (2010), Shame (2011), Step Up Love Story (2002), A Beautiful Mistake (2010), Hands of a Mother (2016), Cam (2018), Two Days, One Night (2014).

List of shame movies

Gemini (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An incestuous love affair. Meme and Jeremias are the younger children in a typical bourgeois family. Their mother Lucia is the dominant force in the household, but her fixation on upholding the niceties of upper middle class life has prevented her ...
Style: erotic, sexual, touching, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: incest, shame, sex with sister, sex scene, brother sister incest, brother sister sex, incestuous sex, older woman younger man sex, caught having sex, dysfunctional family, brother sister relationship, sexual dysfunction ...
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Daniel and Ana (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Being kidnapped shatters a brother and sister's harmony, forcing them to confront their desires.
Style: psychological, touching, sincere, erotic, controversial ...
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, forced sex, shame, brother sister sex, kidnapping, brother sister relationship, forbidden love, obsession, sexual abuse, family in crisis, family problems ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
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True Siblings (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 58 min.
Story: The siblings Linus, 19-years-old, who are taking driving license and Vanja, 17-years-old, who's still in school. Their mom Eva works night shift at a hotel. We get to follow them during one month. Linus and Vanja begin to realize that they are ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: incest, taboo, brother sister incest, brother sister sex, teenage sexuality, sex with sister, taboo sex, love affair, incestuous desire, sibling relationship, guilt, shame ...
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Black Venus (2010)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 159 min.
Story: The story of Saartjes Baartman, a Black domestic who, in 1808, left Southern Africa, then ruled by Dutch settlers, for Europe, following her boss Hendrick Caesar , hoping to find fame and fortune there. Once in London her master turned manager does ...
Style: captivating, serious, thought provoking, realistic, existential horror ...
Plot: shame, prostitution, humiliation, physical appearance, captivity, violence against women, rebelliousness, poverty, society, social misfits, exploitation, racism ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: africa, paris france, south africa, france, europe ...
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Shame (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Brandon is a New Yorker who shuns intimacy with women but feeds his desires with a compulsive addiction to sex. When his wayward younger sister moves into his apartment stirring memories of their shared painful past, Brandon's insular life ...
Style: sexual, sexy, erotic, thought provoking, psychological ...
Audience: adult
Plot: addiction, sex, sex addict, sexuality, sexual dysfunction, sexual relations, suicide attempt, masturbation, threesome, lifestyle, brother sister relationship, erotica ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: manhattan new york city, usa, new jersey, new york, madison square garden manhattan new york city
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Step Up Love Story (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Makoto and Yura Onoda are happy newlyweds but neither of them has sexual experience before. Desperately willing to improve their sex life, they look for help from their relatives, friends and "the media". While their sexual knowledge is ...
Style: ecchi, sexy, anime, light, feel good ...
Plot: sister in law, first sexual experience, sex, newlywed, sexual fantasy, slice of life, husband wife relationship, shyness, marriage, sexual humor, newlyweds, sex scene ...
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A Beautiful Mistake (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A boy, an old man, two beautiful twin sisters get caught up in a voyeuristic scandal during the Cultural Revolution in China. This controversial film was subsequently banned and was never made public in China.
Style: rough, psychological, serious, sexy, erotic ...
Plot: identity crisis, voyeurism, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mistaken identity, neighbor, shame, insanity, suspense, female nudity, mortician, suicide by drowning, cultural revolution ...
Place: china
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Hands of a Mother (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A family reunion aboard a ship becomes a turning point in the life of 39-year-old engineer Markus. When his son Adam (4) gets a little cut after going to the bathroom with his grandmother Renate, Markus recalls for the first time what his mother did ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious
Plot: parent child relationship, childhood trauma, family secret, dysfunctional family, child abuse, psychotherapy, repressed memory, mental illness, sexual abuse, husband wife relationship, shame, rape ...
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Cam (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young camgirl discovers that she’s inexplicably been replaced on her site with an exact replica of herself.
Style: disturbing, tense, suspenseful, psychological, bleak ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: sex work, suicide, suspense, erotica, sex worker, doppelganger, stolen identity, social media, fetishist, internet, shame, birthday party ...
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Professor Marston & the Wonder Women (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The unconventional life of Dr. William Marston, the Harvard psychologist and inventor who helped invent the modern lie detector test and created Wonder Woman in 1941.
Style: erotic, sexy, factual, sad, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: polyamory, lgbt, lesbian, lesbianism, psychologist, superheroine, bdsm, husband wife relationship, harvard, college professor, marriage, bisexual ...
Time: 1940s, year 1940, year 1972, year 1947, year 1985 ...
Place: ancient greece, greenwich village manhattan new york city, new york, england, ireland ...
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Two Days, One Night (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sandra is a young woman who has only one weekend to convince her colleagues they must give up their bonuses in order for her to keep her job — not an easy task in this economy.
Style: depressing, thought provoking, sincere, serious, compassionate ...
Audience: teens
Plot: depression, injustice, unemployment, employer employee relationship, solidarity, workplace, loss of job, character study, guilt, working class, female protagonist, poverty ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: belgium, france, europe
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Like Stars on Earth (2007)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Ishaan Awasthi is an eight-year-old whose world is filled with wonders that no one else seems to appreciate. Colours, fish, dogs, and kites don't seem important to the adults, who are much more interested in things like homework, marks, and ...
Style: motivational, touching, captivating, inspirational, emotional ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dyslexia, teachers and students, teacher, teaching the ways of the world, childhood, self discovery, dedicated educator, young heroes, coming of age, shyness, school, mathematics ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: india, africa, asia, mumbai india
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The Devil's Backbone (2001)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain, Mexico
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After losing his father, 10-year-old Carlos arrives at the Santa Lucia School, which shelters orphans of the Republican militia and politicians, and is taken in by the steely headmistress, Carmen, and the kindly professor, Casares. Soon after his ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, gothic, twist ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, spanish civil war, orphan, orphanage, suspense, child abuse, gold, supernatural, haunted house, revenge, children, coming of age ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: spain, europe, andalusia, madrid, portugal ...
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Sex Tape (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Jay and Annie first got together, their romantic connection was intense – but ten years and two kids later, the flame of their love needs a spark. To kick things up a notch, they decide – why not? – to make a video of themselves trying ...
Style: sex comedy, sexy, humorous, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, date night, adult
Plot: sex, marriage, blackmail, silly humor, sex tape, awkwardness, sexuality, farce, couples, sexual relations, voyeur, embarrassment ...
Time: 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
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The Tattooist (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, Netherlands, Singapore
Duration: 92 min.
Story: American tattoo artist Jake Sawyer wanders the world, exploring and exploiting ethnic themes in his tattoo designs. At a tattoo expo in Singapore, he gets his first glimpse at the exotic world of traditional Samoan tattoo (tatau), and, in a ...
Style: scary, tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: tattoo, mysticism, tattoo artist, ghost, supernatural, shame, tradition, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power, curse, suspense, exploitation ...
Place: new zealand, singapore
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Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The next installment in the franchise and the conclusion of the “Star Wars“ sequel trilogy as well as the “Skywalker Saga“.
Style: entertaining, surprise ending, tense, enigmatic, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: star wars, space opera, space battle, space, evil, disney, robot, space travel, female protagonist, villain turns good, spacecraft, epic battle ...
Time: 2010s, future
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The Square (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Sweden, Germany, France, Denmark
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A satirical drama reflecting our times — about the sense of community, moral courage and the affluent person’s need for egocentricity in an increasingly uncertain world.
Style: surreal, art house, satirical, thought provoking, intellectual ...
Plot: modern art, art, social satire, society, sex scene, theft, art exhibition, hypocrisy, ape man, museum, trust, performance art ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, europe, scandinavia, eastern europe
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Bombshell (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Based on the real scandal, BOMBSHELL is a revealing look inside the most powerful and controversial media empire of all time; and the explosive story of the women who brought down the infamous man who created it.
Style: uplifting, political, sad, motivational, feminist film ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: scandal, sexual harassment, feminism, propaganda, pervert, conservative, abuse of power, mother daughter relationship, tv news, women, accusation, breaking the fourth wall ...
Time: 2010s, year 2016, 2000s, year 2006
Place: manhattan new york city, new york, cleveland ohio
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Starting Over (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Nana is 19 and lives in a corner of Tokyo. Her birth mother and Marin, a girl the same age who she loves, were the only people she could trust. Nana confronts them in her yearning for love, but the world does not give it to her. With her whole life ...
Style: captivating, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: lesbian, mother daughter relationship, female friendship, lesbian love, lesbian interest, awkward situation, shame, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, very little dialogue, sleeping, teenage prostitute, subway ...
Place: asia, japan, tokyo
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Shameless (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It's the summer of 1951 in Oslo. Lillian and Amund Wang are blessed with their first and only child. Adrian Wang - a boy or a girl?
Style: thought provoking, psychological, disturbing
Plot: bully, bullying, secret, shame, transsexual, family relations, teenage boy, estrangement, human nature, parents and children, mother son relationship, guilt ...
Time: year 1951, 20th century, 50s
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The Color of Paradise (1999)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story revolves around a blind boy named Mohammed who is released from his special school in Tehran for summer vacation. His father, shamed and burdened by Mohammed's blindness, arrives late to pick him up and then tries to convince the ...
Style: emotional, touching, dramatic, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: children, blindness, orphan, poverty, shame, islam, blind character, father son relationship, childhood, countryside, youth, bittersweet ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: iran, tehran iran, middle east, tehran
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Brüno (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Flamboyantly gay Austrian television reporter Bruno stirs up trouble with unsuspecting guests and large crowds through brutally frank interviews and painfully hilarious public displays of homosexuality.
Style: funny, parody, humorous, controversial, stylized ...
Plot: gay, social satire, gay slur, lgbt, gender, fame, stereotypes, homosexuality, sex, obsession, fashion, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, middle east, israel, europe ...
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Three Outlaw Samurai (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Shiba, a wandering ronin, encounters a band of peasants who have kidnapped the daughter of their dictatorial magistrate, in hopes of coercing from him a reduction in taxes. Shiba takes up their fight, joined by two renegades from the ...
Style: cynical, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: samurai, katana, martial arts, change of heart, bribery, betrayal, medieval, shame, peasant, murder, infamy, ronin ...
Place: japan
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Lord Jim (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: After being discredited as a coward, a 19th century seaman (Peter O'Toole) lives for only one purpose: to redeem himself. Based on Joseph Conrad's novel written in 1900.
Style: tense, sexy, breathtaking, cerebral, brutal ...
Plot: ocean, betrayal, guilt, cheating, runaway, death, depression, desert, philosophy, adultery, chase, adolescence ...
Time: 19th century, year 1900, 80s
Place: indonesia, southeast asia, cambodia
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Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A fading actor best known for his portrayal of a popular superhero attempts to mount a comeback by appearing in a Broadway play. As opening night approaches, his attempts to become more altruistic, rebuild his career, and reconnect with friends and ...
Style: surreal, psychological, clever, intellectual, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: existentialism, midlife crisis, theater, showbiz, actor, surrealism, father daughter relationship, dark humor, satire, alter ego, art, inner voice ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, los angeles, manhattan new york city, usa
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The Witnesses (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Manu arrives in Paris, in the early days of AIDS, at the beginning of the 1980s. He strikes up a friendship with Adrien, a wealthy doctor in his early fifties, who introduces him to Sarah and Mehdi, a young couple.
Style: serious, sentimental, sincere, touching, erotic ...
Plot: gay, aids, gay sex, friendship, opera singer, moral dilemma, sexual promiscuity, siblings relations, love and romance, gender, teenage boy, lgbt ...
Time: year 1984, year 1985, 80s
Place: paris france, munich germany, marseille, france, europe ...
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The Piano Teacher (2001)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: France, Austria, Germany
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Erika Kohut, a sexually repressed piano teacher living with her domineering mother, meets a young man who starts romantically pursuing her.
Style: sexual, controversial, psychological, disturbing, erotic ...
Audience: adult
Plot: bdsm, older woman younger man relationship, age difference, sexual relations, teacher, teacher student sex, masochism, rape, mother daughter relationship, overbearing parent, pianist, teachers and students ...
Time: 21st century
Place: vienna, paris france, france, germany, europe ...
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Notes on a Scandal (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond platonic friendship.
Style: sexy, sexual, psychological, intense, tense ...
Audience: adult
Plot: teacher, lesbian, forbidden love, older woman younger man relationship, age difference, obsession, teachers and students, adultery, older woman teenage boy sex, older woman younger man sex, older woman teenage boy relationship, blackmail ...
Time: 21st century
Place: london, europe, england
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Fat Girl (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Elena is 15, beautiful and flirtatious. Her less confident sister, Anais, is 12, and constantly eats. On holiday, Elena meets a young Italian student who is determined to seduce her. Anais is forced to watch in silence, conspiring with the lovers, ...
Style: disturbing, erotic, sexy, bleak, psychological ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, sexuality, rape, innocence lost, sexual abuse, manipulation, defloration, virginity, virgin, first time, first love, female nudity ...
Time: 2000s
Place: france, south of france, paris france, rome italy
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Family Portraits: A Trilogy of America (2003)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Three narratives ("Cutting Moments," "Home" and "Prologue") combine to create a shocking trilogy of modern American life, a portrait drawn with brushstrokes of hidden violence and disturbing cruelty. Directed by Douglas ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, rough, depressing ...
Plot: husband wife relationship, social decay, dysfunctional family, murder of family, family problems, society, life is a bitch, family life, couple relations, americana, family in crisis, sexual abuse ...
Time: 21st century
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