Lecture movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant lecture movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, psychological, clever, serious and captivating films and TV shows about / with lecture, death, murder, telephone call, flashback, husband wife relationship, life philosophy, male female relationship, dishonesty and family relations plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as lecture: 13 Semesters (2009), Modelar (2020), The Painted Bird (2019), Cheat (2019), On the Basis of Sex (2018), The Geography of Fear (2000), Anesthesia (2015), Room 205 of Fear (2011), Faults (2014), Ghost Town (2008).

List of lecture movies

 6.7
 2K
13 Semesters (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When Momo leaves his small home town to go to university, he is full of enthusiasm and confidence, but slowly the pressures of study and campus living begin to grind him down. Half way through his course he finds himself at a crossroads with both ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Plot: university, student life, romance, youth, buddies, friendship, lifestyle, mathematics, lecture, party, love and romance, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
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A Serial Killer's Guide to Life (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Louise Farnt is obsessed with the world of self-help. And when she meets the not necessarily sane guru wannabe Val Stone, a murderous spree begins.
Style: road movie, disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: female criminal, ambition, hallucination, female psychopath, camping, secret, book, mysterious woman, interview, tent, manipulation, serial killer ...
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 6.2
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Modelar (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Slovenia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Droneman is about Chemist and Fly Navigator Pavel and his friend Bussinessman and free time Rapper Plech. Pavel has strong sense of justice and wishes to fix wrongs with the World while Plech dreams about Big money and secure life. Their common ...
Style: suspense, intense, captivating, melancholic, disturbing ...
Plot: war crime, older woman younger man sex, professor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, university, terrorism, older woman younger man relationship, fired from the job, death of protagonist, assassination attempt, journalist, breakup ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary, year 2019
Place: central europe, tel aviv israel, prague, prague czech republic
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The Painted Bird (2019)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Ukraine
Duration: 169 min.
Story: A young Jewish boy in Poland seeks refuge in the forest during World War II where he encounters many different characters.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: holocaust, man boy relationship, sexual abuse, child protagonist, world war two, terrorism, humiliation, older man younger woman relationship, domestic violence, husband wife relationship, employer employee relationship, rape ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: poland, eastern europe, europe
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 3K
Cheat (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 181 min.
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Story: University lecturer Dr Leah Dale has always prided herself on her academic integrity so when final year student Rose, submits a suspiciously top-grade essay, Leah is quick to call her out. But there’s more going on than meets the eye as Rose takes ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, intense, psychological thriller
Plot: university, academy, lecture, theft, police investigation, lie, dishonesty, infidelity, manipulation, mental illness, deception, insanity ...
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On the Basis of Sex (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination.
Style: clever, inspirational, surprise ending, captivating, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: female lawyer, women's rights, supreme court, husband wife relationship, equality, human rights, courtroom, marriage, u.s. constitution, female protagonist, feminism, teacher ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 70s, 60s, 1960s ...
Place: usa, new york, denver colorado
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The Geography of Fear (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland, Germany, Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When her sister is mugged and raped, Oili, a young female forensic dentist, meets a group of abused women who have taken matters to their own hands to make the living in fear and just letting it happen stop.
Style: suspense, realistic, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: rape, murder, security, male female relationship, family relations, women in society, violence, police, vigilante, revenge, feminist, sister sister relationship ...
Place: finland
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 6.1
 5K
Anesthesia (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Multiple lives intersect in the aftermath of the violent mugging of a Columbia University philosophy professor.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological
Plot: promise, friendship, pursuit, paranoia, suspicion, chase, violence, professor, doctor, psychiatrist, lecture, money ...
Time: 21st century, year 2008
Place: usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, new york
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Room 205 of Fear (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Katrine is excited to be moving into her own dorm room at university, leaving her over-protected father and the memory of her breakdown behind her. Enjoying her new found freedom things soon turn ugly though as she falls foul of the local ‘in’ ...
Plot: ghost, professor, hallucination, chase, research, university, student, missing person, hacker, roommate, lecture, dormitory ...
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 6.7
 9K
Faults (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Claire is under the grip of a mysterious new cult called Faults. Desperate to be reunited with their daughter, Claire's parents recruit one of the world's foremost experts on mind control, Ansel Roth.
Style: psychological, tense, atmospheric, disturbing, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: brainwashing, religions or cults, mind control, kidnapping, redemption, life is a bitch, parents and children, hotel, manipulation, cult leader, character study, lecture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.7
 72K
Ghost Town (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Dentist, Bertram Pincus is a man whose people skills leave much to be desired. When Pincus dies unexpectedly, but is miraculously revived after seven minutes, he wakes up to discover that he now has the annoying ability to see ghosts.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, witty, sentimental ...
Audience: date night
Plot: afterlife, ghost, seeing dead people, back from the dead, doctor, psychic, supernatural, romance, selflessness, fall in love, haunted by the past, character change ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Trouble with Girls (1969)
Genre: Comedy, History, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Chautauqua manager Walter Hale and his loyal business manager struggle to keep their traveling troupe together in small town America.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: investigation, labor union, americana, lecture, tent, infidelity, showbiz, small town life, workplace situations, rock, celebrity culture, small town ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: iowa
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 6.6
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Spiral (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In what appears to be an inexplicable incident, a man drives up to a resort hotel in midwinter, throws away his car keys, enters, and proceeds to agitate everyone he meets with his urgency -- a message he is somehow unable to communicate. Then he ...
Plot: lecture, hopelessness, fear of death, depression, morgue, jumping through a window, climbing, death, mountain, hospital, suicide, terminal illness ...
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The Skulls II (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After joining the Skulls, Ryan Sommers (Robin Dunne) is warned not to betray any secrets about the organization or its high-powered members. However, when Ryan witnesses a murder within the Skulls' private chambers, he finds that the closer he ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, college, lacrosse, secret, betrayal, initiation, life is a bitch, investigation, college life, police corruption, uncover truth, leadership ...
Time: contemporary
Place: connecticut
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Krippendorf's Tribe (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After squandering his grant money, despondent and recently widowed anthropologist James Krippendorf must produce hard evidence of the existence of a heretofore undiscovered New Guinea tribe. Grass skirts, makeup, and staged rituals transform his ...
Style: humorous, feel good, idiotic, absurd, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: college, single parent, family relations, hoax, farce, expedition, dishonesty, switching roles, comedy of errors, cons and scams, professor, embezzlement ...
Time: 90s, 18th century
Place: papua new guinea
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The Far Side of the Moon (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After the death of his mother, a man tries to discover a meaning to his life, to the universe and to rebuild a relationship with the only family he has left: his brother.
Style: psychological, clever, touching, serious, realistic ...
Plot: space travel, lifestyle, astronaut, self discovery, gay, human nature, introspection, estrangement, family problems, brother brother relationship, science, space exploration ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: canada, russia, montreal, quebec, montreal quebec
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 5.9
 75K
88 Minutes (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A college professor who moonlights as a forensic psychiatrist for the FBI, receives a death threat claiming he has only 88 minutes to live.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, rough, tense, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, manipulation, fbi, death threat, death, frame up, forensics, paranoia, crime, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, year 1997, 90s
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington
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I Used to Go Here (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Following the launch of her new novel, 35-year-old writer Kate Conklin is invited to speak at her alma mater by her mentor and former professor. After accepting the invitation, Kate finds herself deeply enmeshed in the lives of an eccentric group of ...
Style: romantic, sincere, contemplative, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: professor, writers, college, friendship, eternal youth, young at heart, rebellious youth, unlikely friendships, youth culture, lecture, student life, female director ...
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About Love. Adults Only (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The second part of the film “About Love”. Moscow, summer 2016. A new lecture, a new lecturer with a new theme: “How to preserve love in the modern world” – and five new stories about love. The heroes still suffer, struggle for love, even ...
Style: funny, romantic, humorous, light
Plot: swinger, love, mistress, fall in love, swingers, falling in love, pretending to be someone else, life philosophy, couple relations, multiple storylines, sex, virgin ...
Place: moscow russia
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The Da Vinci Code (2006)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Malta, France, UK
Duration: 149 min.
Story: When the curator of the Louvre is found murdered in the famed museum's hallowed halls, Harvard professor, Robert Langdon and cryptographer, Sophie Neve must untangle a deadly web of deceit involving the works of Leonardo da Vinci.
Style: twists and turns, clever, mind bending, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ancient mystery, conspiracy, riddles and clues, holy grail, adventure, investigation, uncover truth, christianity, religions or cults, secrets, secret society, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 1st century
Place: vatican, paris france, holy land, france, europe ...
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Like You Know It All (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Delightfully comic exploration of the emotional and social geography of an art-house film director.
Style: captivating, realistic, touching, uplifting, semi serious ...
Plot: infidelity, friendship, lovers reunited, love triangle, couple relations, haunted by the past, forbidden love, friends, filmmaking, film making, sexual content, performer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, korea
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 6.3
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Lecture 21 (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A student takes a bizarre trip through the Italian Alps after being inspired by a professor's lecture on Beethoven's "Ode to Joy" from his Ninth Symphony.
Plot: symphony, lecture, classical music, snow, concert, composer, student
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The Celebration (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A grandiose party to celebrate a sixtieth birthday unleashes a family drama with all the lies that conceal horrendous secrets. The eldest son, Christian, stages a showdown with the popular pater familias; his provocative, moving after-dinner speech ...
Style: suspense, gloomy, talky, stylized, emotional ...
Plot: sexual abuse, suicide, birthday, secret, incest, child abuse, child rape, family secret, hotel, depression, family relations, party ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: denmark, europe
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 6.4
 16K
The Occupant (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An unemployed executive is forced to sell his apartment. When he discovers that he still has the keys, he becomes obsessed with the family that now lives there and decides to recover the life he has lost, at any price.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, psychological, tense ...
Plot: stalker, couple relations, blackmail, intruder, suspicion, unemployed, jealousy, beating, couples, sociopath, betrayal, money ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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 5.0
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About Love (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Beautiful Nina lives happily married, as she saw it, with intelligent Alexandr, professor of Sinology. But the debt for the mortgage begins to disturb the relationship of spouses. One day she meets Sergey, the head of the bank where her husband has ...
Style: sexy, emotional, captivating, realistic, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: extramarital affair, cheating wife, infidelity, dishonesty, husband wife relationship, debt, adultery, marriage, forbidden love, love triangle, love interest, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: contemporary
Place: saint petersburg, st. petersburg russia
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Ticket to Heaven (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: David is a young man seduced by a religious cult that uses starvation, exhaustion, and brainwashing to mold recruits into money hustling disciples of a messiah-like leader. Chronicles David's chilling transformation into a gaunt, mindless ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, thought provoking, tense, serious ...
Plot: sleep deprivation, mind control, brainwashing, cult, religious cult, kidnapping, innocence lost, clergy, society, dishonesty, religions or cults, breakup ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, toronto ontario canada, usa, san francisco
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 5.0
 5K
Thr3e (2006)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland, USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Innocent lives hang on the whim of an elusive psychopathic murderer whose strange riddles and impossible timelines force three people into a mission to end the game before one or all of them die.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: split personality, profiler, serial killer, murder, mental illness, psychopath, stalking, gory, investigation, danger, deadly, criminal psychologist ...
Time: contemporary
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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, touching, sentimental, sincere, clever ...
Plot: gay, aids, friendship, moral dilemma, opera singer, siblings relations, love and romance, gay sex, sexual promiscuity, gender, family relations, childbirth ...
Time: 80s, year 1985, year 1984
Place: paris france, france, europe, marseille, lyon ...
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 6.8
 78K
Stay (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Psychiatrist Sam Foster has a new patient, Henry Letham, who claims to be suicidal. In trying to diagnose him, Sam visits Henry's prior therapist and also finds Henry's mother -- even though Henry has said that he murdered both of his ...
Style: psychological, surreal, surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: suicide attempt, suicide, psychiatrist, mentally unstable, doctors and patients, unfulfillment, obsession, mystery, suicidal, patient, mental illness, guilt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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The Social Network (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room as a small site among ...
Style: clever, intellectual, realistic, serious, talky ...
Plot: computers and web, rise to the top, programmer, computer genius, hacker, ambition, success, social relations, facebook, corporate world, ego clash, student life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003, 2000s
Place: harvard university, usa, california, massachusetts, san francisco ...
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