Society movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant society movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, stylized, clever, visually appealing, realistic and intense films and TV shows about / with society, mentor, destiny, murder, friendship, life philosophy, dialogue, life is a bitch, storytelling and death plots mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as society: The Giver (2014), In Time (2011), Divergent (2014), Black Mirror (2011), The Purge (2013), Peaky Blinders (2013), The Society (2019), Belle (2013), Slumdog Millionaire (2008), The Class (2007).

List of society movies

 6.5
 109K
The Giver (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: South Africa, Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a seemingly perfect community, without war, pain, suffering, differences or choice, a young boy is chosen to learn from an elderly man about the true pain and pleasure of the "real" world.
Style: thought provoking, futuristic, atmospheric, suspenseful, philosophical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: society, future dystopia, rebelliousness, youth, utopia, teaching the ways of the world, destiny, danger, chases and races, human nature, life is a bitch, memory ...
Time: future
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 6.7
 357K
In Time (2011)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the not-too-distant future the aging gene has been switched off. To avoid overpopulation, time has become the currency and the way people pay for luxuries and necessities. The rich can live forever, while the rest try to negotiate for their ...
Style: futuristic, twists and turns, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, immortality, time, society, dystopic future, race against time, social differences, fighting the system, on the run, love and romance, class differences, chase ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa, los angeles
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 6.7
 412K
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: youth, future dystopia, fighting the system, survival, mentor, rebellion, danger, society, training, young heroes, heroes, rebelliousness ...
Time: future, near future
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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 8.8
 392K
Black Mirror (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A contemporary British re-working of The Twilight Zone with stories that tap into the collective unease about our modern world.  Over the last ten years, technology has transformed almost every aspect of our lives before we've had time to ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, stylized, philosophical, cynical ...
Plot: social decay, human nature, computers and web, alternate reality, society, media satire, satire, technology, gadget, media, paranoia, news ...
Time: future, near future
Place: england
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 5.7
 194K
The Purge (2013)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Given the country's overcrowded prisons, the U.S. government begins to allow 12-hour periods of time in which all illegal activity is legal. During one of these free-for-alls, a family must protect themselves from a home invasion.
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, bleak, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: home invasion, deadly, family in danger, future dystopia, danger, society, self defense, social decay, survival, violence spree, life is a bitch, chaos ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s, near future
Place: usa
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 8.8
 275K
Peaky Blinders (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A gangster family epic set in 1919 Birmingham, England and centered on a gang who sew razor blades in the peaks of their caps, and their fierce boss Tommy Shelby, who means to move up in the world.
Style: atmospheric, tense, captivating, clever, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, organized crime, mafia, gang war, rise to the top, rivalry, society, family relations, crime, determination, leader ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: england
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 7.0
 15K
The Society (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: When everyone else mysteriously vanishes from their wealthy town, the teen residents of West Ham must forge their own society to survive.
Style: suspense, captivating, twists and turns, emotional, mysterious ...
Plot: society, teenager, small town, separation, teenagers, murder, survival, solitude, fantasy world, relationships, death, friendship ...
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 7.3
 27K
Belle (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: BELLE is inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle, the illegitimate mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral. Raised by her aristocratic great-uncle Lord Mansfield and his wife, Belle's lineage affords her certain privileges, yet ...
Style: emotional, captivating, stylized, serious, inspirational ...
Plot: slavery, aristocracy, interracial relations, social differences, forbidden love, love and romance, society, high society, racism, estate, period piece, culture clash ...
Time: 18th century, victorian england, 1780s, 19th century
Place: england, europe, london, caribbean, africa ...
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Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jamal Malik is an impoverished Indian teen who becomes a contestant on the Hindi version of ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?’ but, after he wins, he is suspected of cheating.
Style: realistic, touching, motivational, uplifting, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: against the odds, orphan, destiny, life is a bitch, society, poverty, childhood, true love, street kid, cheating, journey, human spirit ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 90s, year 2006 ...
Place: india, taj mahal, mumbai india, asia
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 7.9
 14K
The Class (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Estonia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An average guy of an Estonian high-school decides to defend his bullied classmate. This starts war between him and the informal leader of the class. As teenagers' honour is a touchy thing, everything ends in bloodshed.
Style: disturbing, serious, tense, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: vengeance, social misfits, life is a bitch, teenage life, social decay, juvenile delinquency, friendship, youth, high school life, society, humiliation, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, estonia
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 7.1
 21K
Salem (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in the volatile world of 17th century Massachusetts, 'Salem' explores what really fueled the town's infamous witch trials and dares to uncover the dark, supernatural truth hiding behind the veil of this infamous period in American ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, suspenseful, serious, stylized
Plot: witch, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, evil force, punishment, danger, religions or cults, love affair, dishonesty, society, supernatural ability, devil ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts
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 8.0
 12K
Ergo Proxy (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Ergo Proxy is a science fiction suspense anime television series, produced by Manglobe, which premiered across Japan on 25 February 2006 on the WOWOW satellite network. It is directed by Shukō Murase, with screenplay by Dai Satō et al.. Ergo Proxy ...
Style: exciting, psychological, suspenseful, futuristic, serious ...
Plot: cyberpunk, future dystopia, murder, androids and robots, society, investigation, utopia, adventure, apocalypse, a.i., memory loss, introspection ...
Time: future
Place: europe
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 7.4
 304K
Equilibrium (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In a dystopian future, a totalitarian regime maintains peace by subduing the populace with a drug, and displays of emotion are punishable by death. A man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system.
Style: futuristic, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, philosophical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, rebellion, fighting the system, gunfight, lone hero, utopia, resistance, totalitarianism, society, betrayal, human nature, dictatorship ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: beijing china, china
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Pride & Prejudice (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Pride & Prejudice is a humorous story of love and life among English gentility during the Georgian era. Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hertfordshire with his overbearing wife and five daughters. If Mr. Bennet dies their house will ...
Style: romantic, captivating, dramatic, witty, classic literature ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: jane austen, romance, couple relations, love and romance, happy ending, social differences, aristocracy, prejudice, unlikely couple, rich and poor, eligible bachelor, opposites attract ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 18th century, 1790s
Place: england, britain, europe, london
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 8.6
 28K
North & South (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 235 min.
Story: North & South is a British television drama serial, produced by the BBC and originally broadcast in four episodes on BBC One in November and December 2004. It follows the story of Margaret Hale, a young woman from southern England who has to ...
Style: sincere, touching, serious, captivating, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: social differences, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, love affair, initially antagonists, prejudice, rich and poor, pride and honor, unlikely couple, young woman, society ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 1850s
Place: england
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 8.6
 658K
City of God (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Brazil, France, Germany
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Cidade de Deus is a shantytown that started during the 1960s and became one of Rio de Janeiro’s most dangerous places in the beginning of the 1980s. To tell the story of this place, the movie describes the life of various characters, all seen by ...
Style: rough, disturbing, bleak, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: gang, drug dealing, crimes, coming of age, urban ghetto life, gang war, juvenile delinquency, street gang, society, social decay, journalism, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, latin america, south america
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Dangerous Beauty (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Veronica is brilliant, gifted and beautiful, but the handsome aristocrat she loves, Marco Venier, cannot marry her because she is penniless and of questionable family. So Veronica's mother, Paola, teaches her to become a courtesan, one of the ...
Style: sexual, witty, clever, romantic, light ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: forbidden love, courtesan, prostitute, love and romance, rich and poor, beauty, social differences, fall in love, society, couple relations, fighting the system, rebellion ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance
Place: italy, venice, europe, cyprus, poland
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 6.7
 80K
Revolution (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Revolution focuses on the struggle to survive 15 years after a global blackout.
Style: serious, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: apocalypse, future dystopia, survival, adventure, fate of humanity, society, worldwide chaos, nanotechnology, chases and races, danger, parents and children, chaos ...
Time: near future, future, 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
Place: usa
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 8.3
 72K
The Leftovers (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When 2% of the world's population abruptly disappears without explanation, the world struggles to understand just what they're supposed to do about it. The drama series 'The Leftovers' is the story of the people who didn't ...
Style: mind bending, captivating, serious, touching, twists and turns ...
Plot: disappearance, society, life turned upside down, missing person, haunted by the past, miraculous event, cause and meaning, police chief, worldwide chaos, chaos, small town sheriff, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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The Forsyte Saga (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 276 min.
Story: In 2002, the first two books and the first interlude of John Galsworthy's trilogy The Forsyte Saga were adapted by Granada Television for the ITV network. Additional funding for this production was provided by American PBS station WGBH, the ...
Style: realistic, stylized, touching, serious, saga ...
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, high society, parents and children, society, love affair, family relations, rich and poor, wealthy family, forbidden love, unfulfilled love, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 20th century, 20s ...
Place: england, europe
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 8.0
 22K
Daria (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Daria Morgendorffer lives with her stressed-out, career-fixated parents, Helen and Jake, and her relentlessly cute and popular little sister, Quinn. Daria and her fellow outcast and best friend, Jane Lane, attend Lawndale High School where they are ...
Style: witty, humorous, clever, cynical, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, intelligence, family relations, teenage life, antisocial behavior, adolescence, loner, high school life, school, society, best friends, satire ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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 8.2
 989K
V for Vendetta (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In a world in which Great Britain has become a fascist state, a masked vigilante known only as 'V' conducts guerrilla warfare against the oppressive British government. When 'V' rescues a young woman from the secret police, he ...
Style: captivating, futuristic, stylized, intense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: revolution, fighting the system, vengeance, future dystopia, vigilantism, freedom, mysterious character, rebellion, life is a bitch, anti heroes, society, disguise ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: england, london, europe, big ben london, britain
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 6.8
 402K
The Maze Runner (2014)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Set in a post-apocalyptic world, young Thomas is deposited in a community of boys after his memory is erased, soon learning they're all trapped in a maze that will require him to join forces with fellow “runners” for a shot at escape.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: survival, apocalypse, adventure, imaginary, maze, memory loss, isolation, youth, trapped, young heroes, danger, future dystopia ...
Time: future
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The House of Eliott (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The House of Eliott is a British television series produced and broadcast by the BBC in three series between 1991 and 1994. The series starred Stella Gonet and Louise Lombard as two sisters in 1920s London who establish a dressmaking business and ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sincere
Plot: fashion, family relations, society, workplace situations, workplace, lifestyle, photographer, ambition, sister sister relationship, fashion designer, notoriety, rise to the top ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: england, london
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 7.7
 15K
Maurice (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In 1909, Maurice Hall (James Wilby) enters Cambridge, where he befriends wealthy Clive Durham (Hugh Grant). Clive confesses he is sexually attracted to Maurice, who realizes he is a homosexual when he begins to return Clive's feelings. The two ...
Style: serious, realistic, melancholic, scenic, touching ...
Plot: homosexuality, lgbt, society, gay, closeted homosexual, gays and lesbians, gay romance, gay lead character, forbidden love, gay relationship, youth, romance ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century, victorian, victorian era ...
Place: england, europe, greece, italy, france ...
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The Man from Earth (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An impromptu goodbye party for Professor John Oldman becomes a mysterious interrogation after the retiring scholar reveals to his colleagues he never ages and has walked the earth for 14,000 years.
Style: serious, sincere, psychological, talky, surprise ending ...
Plot: immortality, professor, philosophy, hidden identity, society, religion, christianity, mistaken identity, legends and myths, psychology, impersonating, secret ...
Time: middle ages, prehistory, prehistoric, 21st century, contemporary ...
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 6.3
 59K
Dorian Gray (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A vain London playboy offers his soul in exchange for eternal beauty in this adaptation of the chilling tale by author Oscar Wilde. Seduced into the decadent world of Lord Henry Wotton (Colin Firth), handsome young aristocrat Dorian Gray (Ben ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, stylized, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: deal with the devil, physical appearance, aristocracy, society, male nudity, high society, painting, fall in love, eternal youth, supernatural, immortality, love and romance ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 1890s, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
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 8.1
 613K
Trainspotting (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Renton, deeply immersed in the Edinburgh drug scene, tries to clean up and get out, despite the allure of the drugs and influence of friends.
Style: disturbing, dark humor, captivating, psychedelic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroin, life is a bitch, addiction, drug abuse, social misfits, friendship, counterculture, existentialism, self destructing, society, drug addiction, drug rehabilitation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: scotland, europe, edinburgh scotland, london, england
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 7.0
 79K
The Platform (2019)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two people per level. An unknown number of levels. A platform with food for all of them. Are you one of those who think too much when they are up? Or of those who have no guts when they are down? If you discover it too late, you will not live out of ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, futuristic
Plot: confined, cannibalism, social differences, prison, rivalry, social relations, society, fear, suicide, danger, dishonesty, secrets ...
Time: future
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 7.7
 191K
The 100 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Based on the books by Kass Morgan, this show takes place 100 years in the future, when the Earth has been abandoned due to radioactivity. The last surviving humans live on an ark orbiting the planet — but the ark won't last forever. So the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, youth, leadership, danger, space station, betrayal, young heroes, rivalry, rebellion, against the rules, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: usa
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