Complex movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant complex movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out complex, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, psychological and tense films and TV shows about / with danger, brutality, death, murder, male nudity, sex scene, nudity (full frontal - brief), husband wife relationship, violence and female nudity plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as complex: Devs (2020), The Student (2016), Sleepwalker (2017), Bad Samaritan (2018), Alice and the Mayor (2019), Oleanna (1994), X-Men: Apocalypse (2016), Inheritance (2020), ZeroZeroZero (2019), The Assistant (2019).

List of complex movies

 7.7
 22K
Devs (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 409 min.
Story: Young computer engineer Lily Chan investigates the secretive development division of her employer, a cutting-edge tech company based in San Francisco, which she believes is behind the murder of her boyfriend.
Style: complex, intellectual, exciting, thought provoking
Plot: murder investigation, hacker, cold blooded murder, conspiracy, seeing the future, virtual reality, fighting the system, end of the world, creator, one against many, kgb agent, russian spy ...
Place: san francisco
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 6.8
 5K
The Student (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Veniamin, a teenager in the midst of a mystical crisis, has his mother, schoolmates and entire high school turned upside down by his questions. - Can girls go to their swimming classes in bikinis? - Does sex education have a place in school? - ...
Style: complex, psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: religion, teacher, violence, student, school, praying, bible, classroom, anger, prayer, faith, high school ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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 5.1
 768
Sleepwalker (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young woman seeks help from a sleep clinic for her insomnia, but soon deals with her entire life being turned upside down.
Style: complex, suspenseful, tense, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: doctor, sleepwalking, nightmare, hallucination, danger, nightmare comes true, disorder, youth, walking in the rain, crying woman, female star appears nude, repeated scene ...
Time: contemporary
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 6.4
 18K
Bad Samaritan (2018)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A thieve makes a disturbing discovery in the house where he breaks in. Later, when he returns to the same house with his partner in crime, things are not longer how he expected.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Plot: violence, serial killer, psychopath, obsession, investigation, captive, murder, home invasion, danger, police, rescue, held captive ...
Time: contemporary
Place: oregon, portland oregon
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Alice and the Mayor (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The mayor of Lyon, Paul Théraneau, is in a delicate position. After 30 years in politics, he is running out of ideas, feeling like an existential emptiness. To overcome this, Paul hires a young and brilliant philosopher, Alice Heimann. Then follows ...
Style: complex, psychological, disturbing, captivating, contemplative
Plot: politics, mayor, speech, disorder, ambition, philosopher, rivalry, adaptation, lifestyle, society, youth, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, year 2017
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 6.6
 3K
Oleanna (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A two character movie, involving a college professor, John, who is confronted by a female student, Carol, who is failing his course. The two spend a long time talking to each other, during which time John says a few things that can be taken the ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, realistic, complex ...
Plot: sexual harassment, dishonesty, teachers and students, false accusation, campus, manipulation, police investigation, existentialism, revenge, violent, pursuit, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new jersey
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X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.
Style: suspense, comic, surprise ending, intense, entertaining ...
Plot: apocalypse, superhero team, mutant, superhero, super strength, world domination, immortality, superhuman, comics, transformation, heroes, battlefield ...
Time: 80s, future, 2010s, year 1983
Place: egypt, poland, west berlin west germany, cairo egypt, sydney australia ...
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 5.5
 5K
Inheritance (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A patriarch of a wealthy and powerful family suddenly passes away, leaving his wife and daughter with a shocking secret inheritance that threatens to unravel and destroy their lives.
Style: atmospheric, twists and turns, enigmatic, disturbing, complex ...
Plot: family secret, dark secret, hidden truth, daughter, bribery, murder, young girl, breaking the fourth wall, riddles and clues, conspiracy, weird, sudden death ...
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 8.2
 10K
ZeroZeroZero (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on the book of the same name by bestselling author Roberto Saviano, ZeroZeroZero is an unforgettable exploration of the inner workings of the global cocaine trade.
Style: atmospheric, brutal, serious, psychological, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cocaine, mafia, drug smuggling, italian mafia, drug dealer, drug cartel, drug trade, drug dealing, drug smuggler, brutality, cartel, weapons fire ...
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The Assistant (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A searing look at a day in the life of an assistant to a powerful executive. As Jane follows her daily routine, she grows increasingly aware of the insidious abuse that threatens every aspect of her position.
Style: bleak, suspense, depressing, complex, realistic
Plot: office, workplace problem, boss and employee, obnoxious boss, routine, job, patience, secretary, dull life, social differences, elevator, scarf ...
Place: new york
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 5.9
 880
You Disappear (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Frederik is the headmaster of a private school and one day he is being accused of stealing 12 million Danish crowns from the school. But everything is not as simple as it might seem. Frederik has been living with a tumor in his brain for the last 3 ...
Style: psychological thriller, psychological, suspense, psychotronic, disturbing ...
Plot: free will, brain tumor, marital problem, school, brain damage, imagination, illusion, tumor, family relations, love, fight, danger ...
Place: denmark
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American Horror Story (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: American Horror Story is an anthology horror drama series.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, scary, captivating, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, ghost, haunted house, death, witch, danger, mental institution, insanity, nun, evil, couple relations, nightmare ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 60s, year 2013 ...
Place: los angeles, new orleans, usa, massachusetts, florida ...
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 5.6
 601
Metamorphosis (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: An evil spirit that changes faces infiltrates one family placing one brother in danger while the other tries to save him.
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, complex
Plot: exorcism, brother, family, exorcist, possessed woman, rite, teenager, death, priest, obsession, teenage girl, death of daughter ...
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 6.2
 233
Antebellum (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Successful author Veronica finds herself trapped in a horrifying reality and must uncover the mind-bending mystery before it's too late.
Style: brutal, rough, disturbing, compassionate, thought provoking ...
Plot: fighting the system, racial slur, racism, brutality, life is a bitch, oppression, injustice, fight for freedom, courage, slavery, free spirit, justice ...
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 6.7
 668
Calm at Sea (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenager joins the resistance in Nazi-occupied France during World War II.
Style: disturbing, rough, complex, tense, bleak ...
Plot: concentration camp, repression, german soldier, assassination, hostage, world war two, nazi officer, nazi soldier, shot to death, nazi uniform, suppression, french resistance ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Daisy Diamond (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A tragic story about Anna who dreams of one thing only: making it as an actress. She moves from Sweden to Copenhagen to pursue her dream. But fate has something else in store for her. Though she struggles to give her 4 month old daughter a good ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, cynical, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: strong sexual content, baby, mother, movie business, female protagonist, swedish, female star appears nude, director, casting, audition, bathtub, filicide ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: copenhagen, europe, denmark, copenhagen denmark
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The Glass Circle (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: Tells the story of a Las Vegas drug dealer who lives a crazed drugged out lifestyle alongside many gonzo cronies, but eventually opts out of the business before it destroys him.
Style: bleak, cynical, dark, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: drug dealer, drugs, drug use, drug dealing, strip club, arrest, stripper, interrogation, drug addiction, police, murder, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Morituris: Legions of the Dead (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Rome, in 73 B.C. Spartacus led the rebellion of 200 gladiators wich saw them opposed to the inhumanity which Rome had forced them into. During the riot they resisted for a long time against the roman soldiers. Few against a whole army. Some of them ...
Style: suspenseful, complex, scary, brutal, dark ...
Plot: darkness, sadist, torture, brutality, revenge, blood, evil man, suffering, violence, death, slasher, gladiator ...
Place: italy
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We Are Never Alone (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Czech Republic
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Somewhere in the middle of nowhere in the Czech provinces, a handful of people come together: a paranoid prison guard, his hypochondriac neighbour and the latter’s silent, despairing wife, a lovesick nightclub manager and a stripper who is a ...
Style: captivating, bleak, rough, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: teenager, paranoid, prison, female protagonist, teenage boy, gypsy, neighbor neighbor relationship, boy, money, corpse, dysfunctional family, stolen money ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
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 7.1
 948
Habermann (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany, Czech Republic, Austria
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A story set in a small village in Sudetenland between 1937 and 1945. "Habermann" is based on true events.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, complex, suspense ...
Plot: anti semitism, husband wife relationship, employer employee relationship, illegitimate son, wedding party, violence, mayor, brother brother relationship, nun, execution, nazi soldier, retribution ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: europe
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Let There Be Light (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An atheist goes through a near-death experience in an auto accident before converting to Christianity.
Style: christian film, thought provoking, rough, captivating, melancholic ...
Plot: christianity, brain tumor, afterlife, bible, religion, atheist, alcohol, cancer, wedding, debate, marriage, faith based ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Unreinable Compulsion (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In a small town, a young man gives in to his irrational desire to recreationally murder a stranger.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, complex, tense, suspense ...
Plot: mental illness, dissociative identity disorder, villain played by lead actor, post traumatic stress, evil man, homicidal maniac, home invasion, alienation, shower curtain, humiliation, voyeur, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Scent of Mandarin (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: During World War I, a home care nurse treats a man who lost one leg on the front lines. A strong bond arises between them and evolves into a passionate love affair.
Style: complex, rough, sexy, romantic, controversial ...
Plot: loveless marriage, world war one, animal sex, dysfunctional couple, church, nightmare, daughter, sex scene, infidelity, isolated place, older man younger woman marriage, unfaithful wife ...
Time: year 1918, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Chronicle Mysteries: Recovered (2019)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Alex McPherson returns to the small town in Pennsylvania where she spent her summers as a girl to record the next episode of her true crime podcast, about the disappearance of a childhood friend 20 years prior. However, after teaming up with the ...
Style: complex, psychological, rough, suspenseful
Plot: missing child, kidnapping, hostage, teenager, disappearance, cruelty, police investigation, search, child abduction, abduction, investigation, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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 3.0
 55
A Rebel Born (2019)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A Rebel Born follows the life of Nathan Bedford Forrest, who was a brilliant and very controversial Confederate general in the War Between the States. Even now, more than 150 years after the end of the war, Forrest has remained surrounded in ...
Style: epic, complex, rough, factual
Plot: war, epic battle, battlefield, fight scenes, weapons, combat, confederate army, warrior, union soldier, battles, courage, american civil war ...
Time: 1860s
Place: usa
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 6.3
 5K
Driven (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: Puerto Rico, UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: FBI informant Jim Hoffman lures troubled automobile magnate John DeLorean to an undercover sting for cocaine trafficking.
Style: based on true events, realistic, twists and turns, exciting, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, crimes, money, brutality, drugs, rivalry, fight, danger, greed, cocaine, trial, politics
Place: california
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Operation Mekong (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Chinese narco-cops take their mission to the Golden Triangle following the Mekong River massacre of innocent fishermen by the region's drug lord.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, complex, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: boat, river, illegal drugs, danger, deadly, ship, crimes, soldier, crew, fight, murder, russian roulette ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, thailand
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 5.9
 3K
Maze (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany, Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Inspired by the true events of the infamous 1983 prison breakout of 38 IRA prisoners from HMP Maze, which was to become the biggest prison escape in Europe since World War II.
Style: suspense, psychological, tense, complex, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ira, prison escape, assassination attempt, terrorist, prison, male objectification, danger, murder, society, prison riot, hunger, father son relationship ...
Time: year 1983, contemporary
Place: northern ireland, ireland, belfast
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 6.6
 3K
The Public (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An act of civil disobedience turns into a standoff with police when homeless people in Cincinnati take over the public library to seek shelter from the bitter cold.
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: library, psychopath, violence, life is a bitch, hospital, society, life & death, danger, brutality, male nudity, pubic hair, showdown ...
Time: contemporary
Place: cincinnati ohio, los angeles
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 6.3
 301
Days (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Kang lives alone in a big house, Non in a small apartment in town. They meet, and then part, their days flowing on as before.
Style: psychological, complex, sincere, disturbing
Plot: gay, gay sex, gay relationship, society, disorder, youth, hopes, class differences, romance, unemployment, life philosophy, social satire ...
Time: contemporary
Place: taiwan
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