Power relations movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant power relations movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, clever, stylized, interesting and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with power relations, mentor, dialogue, brutality, storytelling, runaway, catastrophe, pornography, culture clash and life philosophy plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as power relations: Ray Donovan (2013), Never Back Down (2008), Dogtooth (2009), Maid Sama! (2010), Secretary (2002), Everybody Dies But Me (2008), Suits (2011), Agora (2009), Before I Go to Sleep (2014), Divergent (2014).

List of power relations movies

 8.3
 69K
Ray Donovan (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in the sprawling mecca of the rich and famous, Ray Donovan does the dirty work for LA's top power players, and makes their problems disappear. His father's unexpected release from prison sets off a chain of events that shakes the ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, clever, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, power relations, blackmail, identity crisis, family problems, hollywood, businessman, teamwork, family secret, intrigue, millionaire, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Never Back Down (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rebellious Jake Tyler is lured into an ultimate underground fight Scene at his new high school, after receiving threats to the safety of his friends and family Jake decides to seek the mentoring of a veteran fighter who trains him for one final ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: athlete and trainer, martial arts, high school, boxing, power relations, youth, teenage life, rivalry, duel, championship, fist fighting, rage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: florida, usa, brazil, tokyo
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 7.3
 71K
Dogtooth (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Three teenagers are confined to an isolated country estate that could very well be on another planet. The trio spend their days listening to endless homemade tapes that teach them a whole new vocabulary. Any word that comes from beyond their family ...
Style: psychological, thought provoking, disturbing, biting, serious ...
Plot: incest, dysfunctional family, brother sister incest, isolation, odd, power relations, perversion, punishment, domestic violence, parents and children, eccentric family, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: greece, europe
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 8.1
 4K
Maid Sama! (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Misaki Ayuzawa is the first female student council president at a once all-boys school turned co-ed. She rules the school with strict discipline demeanor. But she has a secret—she works at a maid cafe due to her families circumstances. One day the ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, romantic, feel good ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, school, power relations, teenage love, unlikely relationship, teenage life, fall in love, maid, cafe, popularity, rich and poor, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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 7.0
 78K
Secretary (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young woman, recently released from a mental hospital, gets a job as a secretary to a demanding lawyer, where their employer-employee relationship turns into a sexual, sadomasochistic one.
Style: sexy, sexual, disturbing, psychological, erotic ...
Plot: bdsm, sexual perversion, workplace romance, s&m, sexual relations, fetish, strong sexual content, secretary, boss and employee, obsession, desire, masochism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Everybody Dies But Me (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: One Monday morning Katya, Vika and Zhanna learn that there will be a school disco, their first disco, on the coming Saturday night. The girls feverishly start preparing for the event, which rapidly becomes the most important moment ever in their ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: teenage life, life is a bitch, friendship, parents and children, high school life, dysfunctional family, youth, family problems, school, social relations, family relations, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: russia, moscow russia
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 8.5
 334K
Suits (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: While running from a drug deal gone bad, Mike Ross, a brilliant young college-dropout, slips into a job interview with one of New York City's best legal closers, Harvey Specter. Tired of cookie-cutter law school grads, Harvey takes a gamble by ...
Style: captivating, witty, stylized, talky, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, family outing
Plot: lawyer, hotshot lawyer, prodigy, law firm, success, mentor, legal, boss and employee, rivalry, deal, blackmail, workplace romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 7.2
 62K
Agora (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Spain, Malta, Bulgaria
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning philosopher Hypatia of Alexandria and her relationship with her slave Davus, who is torn between his love for her and the possibility of gaining his freedom by joining the rising tide of Christianity.
Style: touching, sincere, stylized, epic, emotional ...
Plot: master and servant, destiny, roman empire, religions or cults, christianity, love and romance, impossible love, political unrest, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, power relations, fall in love ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: egypt, middle east, africa, spain
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Before I Go to Sleep (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France, Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman wakes up every day, remembering nothing as a result of a traumatic accident in her past. One day, new terrifying truths emerge that force her to question everyone around her.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious, twist ending ...
Plot: memory loss, amnesia, mystery, uncover truth, life turned upside down, obsession, domestic violence, psychiatrist, power relations, doctors and patients, woman in danger, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, year 2007, 2000s ...
Place: england, london
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 6.7
 403K
Divergent (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: In a world divided into factions based on personality types, Tris learns that she's been classified as Divergent and won't fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, bleak ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: fighting the system, youth, survival, danger, rebellion, society, mentor, heroes, young heroes, future dystopia, training, rebelliousness ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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 4.7
 11K
Boxing Helena (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A top surgeon is besotted with a beautiful woman who once ditched him. Unable to come to terms with life without her, he tries to convince her that they need each other. She has other ideas, but an horrific accident leaves her at his mercy. The plot ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, bleak, erotic ...
Plot: captivity, obsession, sexual dysfunction, obsessive love, crimes of passion, unfulfilled love, mentally unstable, danger, power relations, dangerous attraction, confined, estate ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta georgia
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 5.7
 5K
Avalon High (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Disney Channel's production of Julie Sherman Wolfe's screenplay adaptation of the popular novel Avalon High by Meg Cabot. Elaine "Ellie" Harrison has just moved from Minnesota to Annapolis, Maryland while her parents take a year ...
Style: exciting, feel good, twists and turns, entertaining, serious
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: high school, teenage life, friendship, teenage love, rivalry, high school life, good versus evil, heroes, youth, wizards and magicians, legends and myths, young heroes ...
Place: maryland
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 6.1
 125K
Magic Mike (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Mike, an experienced stripper, takes a younger performer called The Kid under his wing and schools him in the arts of partying, picking up women, and making easy money.
Style: sexy, humorous, realistic, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: nightclub, drugs/alcohol, nightlife, friendship, strip club, dancer, clubbing, friends, dancing, american dream, stripper, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s
Place: florida, usa, new jersey
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Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of a UNSC military academy, a group of highborn cadets are training to be the next generation of soldiers in the UNSC’s ongoing war with insurrectionists in the outer colonial planets. Among these cadets, Thomas Lasky ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, invasion, heroes, video game, space and aliens, power relations, basic training, behind enemy lines, military, soldier, sergeant, battles ...
Time: future
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How to Get Away with Murder (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A sexy, suspense-driven legal thriller about a group of ambitious law students and their brilliant, mysterious criminal defense professor. They become entangled in a murder plot and will shake the entire university and change the course of their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, bleak
Plot: murder, hotshot lawyer, legal, crimes, manipulations, murder mystery, teachers and students, college, law student, court case, lawyer, defense attorney ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, philadelphia
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 6.7
 276K
The Proposal (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When she learns she's in danger of losing her visa status and being deported, overbearing book editor Margaret Tate forces her put-upon assistant, Andrew Paxton, to marry her.
Style: feel good, romantic, light, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: workplace romance, love and romance, opposites attract, unlikely couple, boss and employee, initially antagonists, couple relations, obnoxious boss, eccentric family, employer employee relationship, love story, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, canada, boston
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Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, secret agent, secret organization, spy, espionage, undercover, mentor, power relations, teaching the ways of the world, secret service, chase, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, middle east, mcdonald's restaurant, tower bridge london, argentina ...
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 6.2
 28K
Major Payne (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Major Benson Winifred Payne is being discharged from the Marines. Payne is a killin' machine, but the wars of the world are no longer fought on the battlefield. A career Marine, he has no idea what to do as a civilian, so his commander finds ...
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: soldier, military, military life, power relations, contests and competitions, mischievous children, sarcasm, children, stupidity, mentor, school, parody ...
Time: 90s
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 6.9
 114K
Matilda (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An extraordinarily intelligent young girl from a cruel and uncaring family discovers she possesses telekinetic powers and is sent off to a school headed by a tyrannical principal.
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, fairy tale, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: parents and children, teachers and students, eccentric family, young heroes, school, little girl, supernatural ability, elementary school, disorder, telekinesis, child abuse, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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 7.7
 88K
The Experiment (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Das Experiment is a shocking psycho thriller about the potential for brutality that humans hide. Even more shocking is the fact that it’s based on an actual occurrence—a 1971 psychological experiment at Stanford University that was aborted ...
Style: psychological, thought provoking, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: prison, torture, experiment, rape, violence, disorder, surveillance, manipulation, humiliation, power relations, rivalry, abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, canada
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Against All Odds (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: She was a beautiful fugitive. Fleeing from corruption. From power. He was a professional athlete past his prime. Hired to find her, he grew to love her. Love turned to obsession. Obsession turned to murder. And now the price of freedom might be ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, scenic, suspense, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: love triangle, rescue, power relations, dangerous attraction, couples, against the odds, dishonesty, danger, romance, gangsters, fall in love, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico, los angeles, latin america, california, usa
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Diary of a Chambermaid (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
Story: France, around 1900. Coming from the vibrancy of Paris, pert Célestine is procured as a chambermaid in Normandy. In the Lanlaire's villa she encounters the lecherous man of the house and his asexual, tyrannical and jealous wife. Célestine is ...
Style: realistic, serious, sexual, stylized
Audience: girls' night
Plot: master and servant, power relations, social differences, society, master servant relationship, violence against women, maid, chambermaid, lust, humiliation, passion, love story ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 20th century, 1890s
Place: france, normandy
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 3.9
 3K
Vamp U (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wayne Gretzky (no relation) is a vampire who can't grow his teeth. His impotence began when he inadvertently killed Mary Lipinsky, the love of his life, 300 years ago. To take his mind off the pain, he teaches college history - who better? ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, bleak, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, youth, supernatural, violence spree, deadly, power relations, haunted by the past, college, bite, danger, teachers and students, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Little Deaths (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Composed of three disturbingly sensual and terrifying short narratives, unified by the twin themes of sex and death.
Style: scary, suspense, rough, bleak, serious ...
Plot: prostitute, danger, supernatural, power relations, dangerous attraction, couple relations, gory, deadly, strong sexual content, sexual relations, life is a bitch, looking for sex ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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 6.4
 29K
Compliance (2012)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sandra is the manager at a fast-food restaurant, and Becky is her teenaged counter girl who really needs the job. One stressful day, a police officer telephones and accuses Becky of stealing money from a customer’s purse, which Becky vehemently ...
Style: psychological, thought provoking, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: manipulation, false accusation, telephone call, human nature, dishonesty, power relations, moral dilemma, boss and employee, theft, confined, workplace situations, sexual humiliation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mcdonald's restaurant, new jersey, canada
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Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The third installment of the “Law & Order” franchise takes viewers deep into the minds of its criminals while following the intense psychological approaches the Major Case Squad uses to solve its crimes.
Style: serious, clever, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: law and order, murder investigation, partners, deadly, mind game, power relations, crime, workplace situations, murder, judiciary, trial, prosecutor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 7.4
 23K
House of Lies (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: Charming, fast talking Marty Kaan and his crack team of management consultants know how to play the corporate game better than anyone, by using every dirty trick in the book to woo powerful CEOs and close huge deals. In the board rooms, barrooms, ...
Style: cynical, clever, realistic, dark humor, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: greed, casual sex, power relations, workplace situations, drugs/alcohol, powerful corporation, dishonesty, ambitious, workplace, coworker relationship, hotshot hero, deal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Last Seduction (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Looking to escape her unhappy marriage, villainous femme fatale Bridget Gregory (Linda Fiorentino) convinces her husband, Clay (Bill Pullman), to sell cocaine, then steals the profits and runs out on him. She stops in a small town en route to ...
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, money, betrayal, couples, neo noir, crime, small town, dishonesty, cons and scams, crimes, power relations, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, chicago illinois, iraq, dallas texas ...
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 6.9
 402K
Horrible Bosses (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: For Nick, Kurt and Dale, the only thing that would make the daily grind more tolerable would be to grind their intolerable bosses into dust. Quitting is not an option, so, with the benefit of a few-too-many drinks and some dubious advice from a ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, absurd, entertaining, talky ...
Plot: boss and employee, dentist, obnoxious boss, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, plan gone awry, power relations, humiliation, workplace problem, drugs/alcohol, group of friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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Beautiful Creatures (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Petula and Dorothy cover up the accidental murder of one jerk boyfriend, they hatch a hilarious scheme to collect a huge ransom.
Style: tense, suspenseful, cynical, dark humor, clever ...
Plot: murder, power relations, crime, life is a bitch, dishonesty, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, scheme, vandalism, train ride, obsession, women, friendship between women ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland, europe, england
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