Manipulative person movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant manipulative person movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, disturbing, suspense, realistic, suspenseful and serious films and TV shows about / with manipulative person, manipulative behavior, manipulation, murder, family relations, husband wife relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), flashback, revenge and barefoot woman plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, South Korea, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as manipulative person: Dismissed (2017), Addams Family Values (1993), The Art of Self-Defense (2019), Eva Nova (2015), The Eye of the Storm (2011), The Boy Who Killed My Parents (2021), The Innocent Man (2012), The Body (2012), Arthdal Chronicles (2019), Heaven Will Wait (2016).

List of manipulative person movies

 5.7
 8K
Dismissed (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A straight-edged teacher finds trouble when an honors student is willing to do anything to get an A.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, psychological
Plot: manipulative person, teachers and students, perfectionist, revenge, serial killer, crimes, mental illness, crime and punishment, teenage murderer, kidnapped boy, dysfunctional family, classmate classmate relationship ...
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Addams Family Values (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Siblings Wednesday and Pugsley Addams will stop at nothing to get rid of Pubert, the new baby boy adored by parents Gomez and Morticia. Things go from bad to worse when the new "black widow" nanny, Debbie Jellinsky, launches her plan to ...
Style: gothic, humorous, parody, macabre, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: eccentric family, halloween, goth, nanny, thanksgiving, farce, femme fatale, baby, power relations, family problems, family life, family in danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hawaii
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The Art of Self-Defense (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Casey is attacked at random on the street and enlists in a local dojo led by a charismatic and mysterious Sensei in an effort to learn how to defend himself. What he uncovers is a sinister world of fraternity, violence and hypermasculinity and a ...
Style: psychological, captivating, surprise ending, twist ending
Plot: karate, master warrior, accountant, martial arts, dojo, conspiracy, motorcycle gang, female martial artist, gang leader, fascist, agoraphobia, manipulative person ...
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 7.0
 330
Eva Nova (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovakia, Czech Republic
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Eva would do anything to regain the love of the one she hurt the most - her son. She is a recovered alcoholic but decades ago she was a famous actress.
Style: psychological, captivating, serious, disturbing, sincere ...
Plot: mother son conflict, estranged mother, dysfunctional family, alcoholic, estranged son, elderly woman, social outcast, loneliness, manipulative person, family relations, husband wife relationship, rehabilitation ...
Place: vienna
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The Eye of the Storm (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In a Sydney suburb, two nurses, Maria and Flora, a housekeeper, Lotte, and a solicitor, Arnold, attend to Elizabeth Hunter as her expatriate son Sir Basil, a famous but struggling actor in London, and daughter Dorothy, a divorced and down at heel ...
Style: touching, realistic, stylized, serious, semi serious ...
Plot: longing, family life, elderly, family relations, family problems, parents and children, golden years, dealing with death, nursing, family reunited, manipulative person, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: australia
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The Boy Who Killed My Parents (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A psychological thriller surrounding the real murders of Manfred and Marísia von Richthofen orchestrated by their own daughter, Suzane, along with her boyfriend and brother-in-law, the Cravinhos brothers.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: murder of parents, planned murder, bad influence, evil man, father daughter relationship, manipulative person, murder trial, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, courtroom, family problems, mystery ...
Time: 2000s
Place: brazil
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The Innocent Man (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A self-made medical student and an aspiring anchorwoman find their friendship -- and their dreams -- tested by a fateful tragedy.
Style: dorama, romantic, realistic, disturbing
Plot: heiress, amnesia, medical student, revenge, love triangle, childhood friend, corruption, manipulative person, swashbuckler, love affair, sugar daddy, gain trust ...
Place: korea
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 7.6
 64K
The Body (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A woman’s body disappears mysteriously from the morgue without a trace. Police inspector Jaime Peña investigates the strange occurrence with the help of Álex Ulloa, the widower of the missing woman.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: murder, mystery, investigation, crimes, missing person, uncover truth, morgue, haunted by the past, spouse killer, infidelity, vengeance, mistress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain
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Arthdal Chronicles (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: In a mythical land called Arth, the inhabitants of the ancient city of Arthdal and its surrounding regions vie for power as they build a new society.
Style: suspense, political, epic, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: ancient world, prophecy, rise to power, fictional country, politics, romance, leader, native, secret, culture clash, tribe, invasion ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, ancient times
Place: korea
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Heaven Will Wait (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Mélanie, 16 years old, lives with her mother. She likes going to school, her friends, playing the cello, and she wants to change the world. But when she meets a boy on the Internet and falls in love with him, her world changes as she is gradually ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, psychological
Plot: re-education, propaganda, manipulative person, parents daughter relationship, jihad, conspiracy theory, teenager, estrangement, teenage girl, teenage daughter, religion, islam ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
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 5.5
 1K
Freehold (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An oily, amoral estate agent is preyed upon by one of his victims, who quietly moves into his flat and, unseen, begins a deliciously malicious campaign of revenge.
Style: unusual plot structure, humorous, scary, psychological, psychotronic ...
Plot: revenge, psychopath as protagonist, sociopath, psychopath, selfish man, egocentric man, settler, manipulative person, evil man, conflict between friends, lifestyle change, sociopath as protagonist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: britain
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Garbage, the City and Death (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Romi (Gabriela Mícová), a prostitute, is anything but successful at her job: she is of far too gentle a nature for her clients. The more obstinately she is pushed to the streets by her pimp Franz (Stanislav Majer), the closer she is to a complete ...
Style: compassionate, disturbing, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: female impersonator, prostitute, man dressed as woman, transvestite, humiliation, drunkenness, husband wife relationship, money, alcohol abuse, jewish, gay interest, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, prague, central europe
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 7.0
 153K
The Gift (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, China
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A husband and wife try to reinvigorate their relationship but their lives are threatened by a "friend" from the husband's past who holds a horrifying secret about him, sending their world into a tailspin.
Style: twist ending, suspense, surprise ending, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: stalker, bullying, revenge, secrets, bully, paranoia, stalking, past, husband wife relationship, suspicion, manipulative person, lie ...
Place: los angeles, chicago illinois, california
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The Home of Dark Butterflies (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Haunted by his traumatic past and cautious about the prospects of an uncertain future, a fourteen year old boy named Juhani winds up in an isolated boys' home known as The Island. Juhani (Niilo Syvaoja) has been shuttled between foster homes ...
Style: serious, touching, emotional, realistic
Plot: island, teenager, isolation, friendship, youth, bully, juvenile detention, school, juvenile delinquent, family relations, family problems, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland
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Love in Thoughts (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A posthumous look at the last days of Guenther's life as he, his best friend, and his sister let loose on a four-day binge of alcohol, drugs, and sex.
Style: stylized, disturbing, serious, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: love triangle, friendship, gays and lesbians, poet, betrayal, youth, lifestyle, romance, bohemian life, weekend, celebration, unrequited love ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, post world war one, pre world war two
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
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 6.6
 21K
Easy Virtue (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young Englishman marries a glamorous American. When he brings her home to meet the parents, she arrives like a blast from the future - blowing their entrenched British stuffiness out the window.
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: high society, family relations, culture clash, eccentric family, fish out of water, dishonesty, love and romance, meet the parents, mind game, parents and children, rivalry, manipulation ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 1930s, 60s
Place: england, europe, britain, france, london
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Nothing Bad Can Happen (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The young Tore seeks a new life in Hamburg among the religious group called The Jesus Freaks. When he by accident meets a family and helps them to repair their car, he believes that a heavenly wonder has helped him. He starts a friendship with the ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, realistic, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Plot: religion, domestic violence, religions or cults, human nature, introspection, society, sadism, friendship, epilepsy, humiliation, husband wife relationship, teenage boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
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Seduced by Lies (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Brad Sterling arrives by yacht as a handsome dream prince, and the discrete favorite nephew and brilliant investor of his tycoon uncle Wade. Charles Colton's ingrate heiress Laura eagerly dates him and puts him in the guest-house, partially as ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: mystery, couples, crimes, stalking, jealousy, hit and run, sex scene, intrigue, manipulative person, dishonesty, strong female presence, manipulation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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A Father's Nightmare (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A vindictive and psychotic new roommate attempts to convince an innocent college freshman to commit suicide by slowly destroying her life through the means of drugs, paranoia, and manipulation.
Style: captivating, psychotronic, entertaining
Plot: gymnastics, father daughter relationship, college student, college roommate, manipulative behavior, manipulative woman, relationship problems, girl next door, father and daughter, secret identity, manipulation, mystery ...
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Tropical Paradise (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The search for a successor provokes the beginning of a clash between two young and talented executives of his group: Daniel Bastos, a lad of simple origins and excellent character, who is not only handsome and charming, but also intelligent and ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, sexy, humorous
Plot: rivalry, rivals, sister sister relationship, longing, ambition, passion, manipulative person, twin sister, manipulation, manipulative behavior, contests and competitions, manipulative woman ...
Place: rio de janeiro
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Psychic School Wars (2012)
Genre: Animation, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: It's a new school year at the local Junior High School i Kamakura. The school year starts off with a new transfer student Ryoichi Kyogoku who joins the 8th grade class. He has been ordered to join the school, and use his special gift of ...
Style: disturbing, manga, suspense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: school, romance, love triangle, friends, coming of age, psychic, high school life, student, telepath, love, telepathy, everyday life ...
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The Cursed: Dead Man’s Prey (2021)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A teenage girl who has the ability to bring death by using Hanja (Chinese characters), names, photos, and belongings; and a just social issues reporter, fighting against the massive evil hidden behind an IT conglomerate. The film for the series ...
Style: enigmatic, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: zombie, back from the dead, murder, murder investigation, murder mystery, serial murder, paranormal phenomena, killings, walking dead, secret identity, serial killer, cold case ...
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My Sister's Kids (2001)
Genre: Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Erik Lund is a professor in child psychology. When his sister and her husband go on vacation, he is left in charge of their five children. He really feels up to it, since he is now going to be able to try out his skills in child psychology. However, ...
Style: satirical, entertaining, feel good, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: children, uncle, family relations, uncle nephew relationship, kids and family, mischievous children, uncle niece relationship, manipulative behavior, satire, manipulation, parenting, fatherhood ...
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Eternal Love of Dream (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Having been saved by Emperor Dong Hua from a vicious monster attack, Princess of Qingqiu, Bai Fengjiu becomes immensely indebted to him. To repay him, Fengjiu follows Donghua around on his adventures to eliminate evil but unwittingly realizes that ...
Style: uplifting, touching, sentimental, romantic, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, friendship, love and romance, hopes, love affair, love, fall in love, couples, destiny, love story, manipulative woman, manipulation ...
Place: china
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 5.7
 3K
Jazba (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After her daughter is kidnapped, a lawyer is forced to defend a criminal in exchange for her daughter's freedom.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: female lawyer, convict, child abduction, lawyer, female protagonist, race against time, blackmail, kidnapper, kidnapping, attorney, private investigation, crime investigation ...
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 5.1
 10K
Inconceivable (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A mother looks to escape her abusive past by moving to a new town where she befriends another mother, who grows suspicious of her.
Style: sexy, captivating, suspense, artsy, disturbing ...
Plot: female nudity, family relations, surrogate mother, murder, pregnancy, obsession, mother daughter relationship, child, girl fight, friendship, manipulation, family problems ...
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 7.9
 6K
Bad Banks (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Luxembourg
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Ambitious Jana is confronted with the unscrupulous machinations of the world of finance. Her working life is determined by egotism, the pressure to succeed and machismo. She soon has to decide how far she is prepared to go for her career.
Style: exciting, disturbing, captivating, serious, rough
Plot: bank manager, job, intrigue, corruption, money, banker, blackmail, fired from the job, workplace, bank, bank clerk, manipulative person ...
Place: frankfurt germany, germany
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 3.9
 133
Cyborg Hookers (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A manipulative, dirty politician programs bikini-model robots to seduce his rivals for blackmail purposes.
Style: entertaining, light, humorous, captivating, hot
Plot: seduction, seductive woman, politician, humour, sexual humor, seductress, political intrigue, manipulation, sexual attraction, sexual manipulation, sexual blackmail, attempted seduction ...
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 8.2
 31
The Promise (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Na-Yeon is a bright woman. She supports her boyfriend Tae-Joon, who is from a poor background, and has even given up entering a university. But Tae-Joon dumps her for his success and goes with Se-Jin, who is a granddaughter of Baekdoo Company ...
Style: dorama, realistic, disturbing, romantic
Plot: revenge, gain trust, love and romance, lifestyle, manipulative person, couple relations, love affair, ambition, rise to the top, love triangle, romance, fall in love ...
Place: korea
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Marvelous and the Black Hole (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A teenage delinquent befriends a surly magician who helps her navigate her inner demons and dysfunctional family with sleight of hand magic.
Style: captivating, entertaining, light
Plot: criminal, party, manipulation, teenage life, dysfunctional family, manipulative person, life, manipulative behavior, life is a bitch, teenager, magic, stepmother ...
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