Emotional blackmail movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant emotional blackmail movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, psychological, suspenseful, realistic, suspense and captivating films and TV shows about / with emotional blackmail, crying, crying woman, family relations, violence, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, screaming woman, manipulative woman, manipulative behavior and fight plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as emotional blackmail: Endless Love (2015), The Snake Brothers (2015), Hollywood Road Trip (2015), The Chosen Ones (2015), Leaving (2009), Intrusion (2015), Sheep Without a Shepherd (2019), White Chamber (2018), Closed Spaces (2008), Play (2011).

List of emotional blackmail movies

 7.2
 7K
Endless Love (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Two separate worlds lie on two sides of the road in a seaside town. Both too close and way too far from each other. What happens when two young people from these worlds fall in love? Kemal is one of the three children of a moderate family that ...
Style: sentimental, touching, suspenseful, emotional, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: true love, forbidden love, love and romance, family life, tragic love, life, beefcake, violent husband, blackmailer, life is a bitch, emotional blackmail, murder investigation ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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The Snake Brothers (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Brothers Grass and Cobra Snake, in their late and early thirties respectively, live in a small Czech town not far from Prague. Coming from a disfunctional family, they both feel unable to build up a life to be satisfied with. Grass, unemployed and ...
Style: captivating, humorous, suspenseful, serious, entertaining
Plot: brother brother relationship, family relations, fight, drug addict, jail, emotional blackmail, manipulative woman, police, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, lie, betrayal, police officer ...
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Hollywood Road Trip (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chaz, a vintage magazine collector, decides to go on a road trip with his friends to Hollywood after discovering his evil landlord's plot to kill the creator of their favorite magazine. With everything at stake, Chaz is forced to choose between ...
Style: humorous, light, feel good, contemplative, unusual plot structure
Plot: friendship, boy, brother brother relationship, emotional blackmail, actor, manipulative behavior, magazine, silly humor, youth, group of friends, deadly, danger ...
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The Chosen Ones (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sofia, 14 years old, is in love with Ulises. Because of him, in spite of him, she is forced into a prostitution network in Mexico. To set her free, Ulises will have to find another girl to replace her. Adapted from Jorge Volpi’s novel, set in the ...
Style: contemplative, captivating, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, touching ...
Plot: teenage prostitution, prostitution, father son relationship, following someone, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brother brother relationship, emotional blackmail, family relations, teenager, teenage girl, couples, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: tijuana mexico
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 6.3
 4K
Leaving (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Suzanne is a well to do married woman and mother in the south of France. Her idle bourgeois lifestyle gets her down and she decides to go back to work as a physiotherapist. Her husband agrees to fix up a consulting room for her in their backyard. ...
Style: emotional, realistic, captivating, psychological, touching ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: infidelity, cheating wife, unfaithful wife, cuckolded husband, forbidden love, extramarital affair, fatal attraction, breakup, cuckold, love affair, opposites attract, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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 5.1
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Intrusion (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Holly Jensen leads an overly dramatic life. It's one that is spent trying to avoid her problems and forget the past. Best friend Kali has the perfect solution to making Holly feel better. It's a game called "Wrong Number". ...
Style: suspense, slasher, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, victim, revenge, impostor, intrigue, prank, murder, fear, intruder, emotional blackmail, screaming, flowers ...
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Sheep Without a Shepherd (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Li Weijie, his wife Ayu and their two daughters Pingping and An-an, are a Chinese family living in northern Thailand since last 17 years. Weijie run an internet service providing shop and is a film enthusiast who likes to watch detective films and ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological thriller, serious, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: violence against a woman, chinese, teenage rape, rape and revenge, investigation, police investigation, family relations, blackmail, rape revenge, emotional blackmail, fighting the system, crime investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, thailand
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White Chamber (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The United Kingdom. Soon. Civil war rages. A woman wakes up in a blindingly white cuboid cell. Using its sophisticated functionality, her captor tortures her for information; information she claims not to have - or does she?
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, psychological, intellectual, twist ending ...
Plot: prison, captivity, future dystopia, emotional blackmail, brutality, isolation, life is a bitch, violence, human nature, escape attempt, characters in danger, moral dilemma ...
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 6.5
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Closed Spaces (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The first Russian emo-movie, Closed Spaces is a story about the newest generation of Russians. Having grown up in Russia's crazy 1990s, an era filled with constant and drastic change, these teenagers have no solid ground beneath their feet. ...
Style: psychological, captivating, unusual plot structure, philosophical, thought provoking
Plot: kidnapped woman, sex, coming of age, life philosophy, obsession, in love, emotional blackmail, philosophical conversation, phobia, sexual relations, fear, emotionally unstable ...
Place: russia
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 7.1
 5K
Play (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In central Gothenburg, Sweden, a group of boys, aged 12-14, robbed other children on about 40 occasions between 2006 and 2008. The thieves used an elaborate scheme called the 'little brother number' or 'brother trick', involving ...
Style: psychological, captivating, serious, thought provoking, contemplative ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, gang, kids in trouble, youth, society, mind game, danger, rivalry, crimes, human nature, juvenile delinquent, interracial friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
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Floating Skyscrapers (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Kuba attends an art opening with his girlfriend of two years and bumps into Mikal. The connection between these two young men is instantaneous and intoxicating, and despite opposition from all sides, he allows Mikal into his life. The results go ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: coming out, gays and lesbians, family relations, couple relations, lgbt, gender, love triangle, gay love, self discovery, gay sex, bisexual, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: poland, warsaw poland
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 7.9
 489K
Knives Out (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his ...
Style: captivating, witty, exciting, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: murder mystery, mansion, eccentric family, investigation, whodunit, private detective, murder, mystery killer, murder investigation, inheritance, suspect, crime ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: massachusetts, usa, new england
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In Family I Trust (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bea is a successful architect who lives in Barcelona (Catalonia, northeast to Spain) with her boyfriend and boss, Víctor, a CEO of an important company. During a night celebration of an important contract signed to make a skyscraper designed by ...
Style: sincere, captivating, humorous, light, neurotic
Plot: husband wife relationship, painting, father daughter relationship, baby, secret, marriage proposal, little girl, mother daughter relationship, portrait painting, rivalry, girl, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: barcelona spain, barcelona
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 6.2
 2K
The Bunker (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A student moves in with a family that lives in an underground house in the middle of the forest, far from civilization. His hopes of peace and quiet are soon shattered, when it becomes apparent that both the parents and their son have a screw loose.
Style: atmospheric, surreal, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: isolation, eccentric family, dark humor, dysfunctional family, family problems, prodigy, parents and children, family relations, teacher student relationship, father son relationship, bunker, confined ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, central europe
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 6.8
 27K
Freeway (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Following the arrest of her mother, Ramona, young Vanessa Lutz decides to go in search of her estranged grandmother. On the way, she is given a ride by school counselor Bob Wolverton. During the journey, Lutz begins to realize that Bob is the ...
Style: disturbing, cynical, suspenseful, bloody, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: serial killer, hitchhiker, murder, life is a bitch, disfigurement, prison, police investigation, crime, crimes, brutality, social decay, little red riding hood ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, san diego california
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 5.6
 19K
Deadgirl (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When high school misfits Rickie and JT decide to ditch school and find themselves lost in the crumbling facility of a nearby abandoned hospital, they come face-to-face with a gruesome discovery: a body of a woman stripped naked, chained to a table ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: necrophilia, sexual abuse, rape, sexual perversion, mental institution, moral dilemma, depravity, best friends, mentally unstable, high school, teenager, zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: spain
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 5.4
 28K
Countdown (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young nurse downloads an app that tells her she only has three days to live. With time ticking away and a mysterious figure haunting her, she must find a way to save her life before time runs out.
Style: mysterious, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, slasher ...
Plot: fear, countdown, phone terror, supernatural, youth, survival, game, characters killed one by one, technology, nurse, devil, demon ...
Time: 21st century
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 6.2
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The Third Eye (1966)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The young Count Mino live in a big, old castle together with his dominant mother and a maid. Mother does not want him to marry his fiancee Laura, which turns out to have dire consequences.
Style: gothic horror, neo noir
Plot: female antagonist, serial killer, hysterical outburst, dance scene, washing someone, outcast, secretly observing, ripping clothes, foot chase, laboratory, servant, aristocrat ...
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The Young Seducers (1971)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Switzerland, West Germany
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The budding sexual urges of young women cause themselves and others trouble.
Style: sex comedy, sexploitation film, anthology
Plot: prostitution, promiscuity, workout, locking a door, sexual tension, gay interest, gasoline, piano playing, man wrapped in a towel, lawyer, gas station, wet clothes ...
Place: central europe
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 5.9
 79
The Cleaner (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Slovakia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Just out of prison, Tomáš, a taciturn loner, takes a job cleaning houses where people have recently died. Things take an alarming turn when he begins putting in overtime: hiding behind closet doors after hours to secretly watch the homes’ ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, disturbing, ambiguous ending
Plot: socially awkward, peeping tom, loner, hiding, stalking, employer employee relationship, dysfunctional family, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, estrangement, voyeur, death, stolen money ...
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Corrections Class (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lena is a bright, disabled girl who, after years spent studying at home, is keen to get back to school. She is assigned to a special class for disabled pupils who have to present themselves before a school commission at the end of the year in order ...
Style: emotional, lyrical, melancholic, compassionate, sad
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage rape, classmate classmate relationship, school, teenager, love, disabled person, ambition, vandalism, female protagonist, humiliation, lie, political persecution ...
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 5.8
 4K
Johnny Suede (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Switzerland, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A struggling young musician and devoted fan of Ricky Nelson wants to be just like his idol and become a rock star.
Style: stylized, witty, humorous, semi serious, surreal ...
Audience: date night
Plot: musician, anti heroes, liar, romance, misfit, celebrity culture, lifestyle, love and romance, artists and showbiz, surrealism, song, anti hero ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, wyoming
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 7.9
 195K
Jessica Jones (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: After a tragic ending to her short-lived super hero stint, Jessica Jones is rebuilding her personal life and career as a detective who gets pulled into cases involving people with extraordinary abilities in New York City.
Style: exciting, semi serious, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, strong female character, private detective, superhero, imaginary, investigation, super powers, danger, good versus evil, adventure, escapades, superheroine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Play Misty for Me (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A brief fling between a male disc jockey and an obsessed female fan takes a frightening, and perhaps even deadly turn when another woman enters the picture.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: obsession, rivalry, mentally unstable, stalking, obsessed fan, jaguar car, stalker, disc jockey, radio dj, terrorizing, dangerous attraction, graphic violence ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san francisco
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Entertaining Mr. Sloane (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sloane, a handsome, sexy and completely amoral young man, joins Kath's household as a lodger and proceeds to manipulate her and her brother, Ed. He is recognized by Kemp (Dadda) as the murderer of Kemp's former employer, whereupon Sloane ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, sexual, humorous ...
Plot: dark humor, murder, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), siblings relations, eccentric family, human nature, dangerous attraction, farce, dishonesty, gender, manipulations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
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Garden of Children (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Two people deal with their problems
Plot: father son relationship, teenage boy, telegram, escape, boy, knitting, rival, nipples visible through clothing, high school student, athlete, postman, unfaithful girlfriend ...
Place: prague czech republic, prague
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 6.0
 167
Night Owls (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 80 min.
Plot: female director, doctor, neighbor neighbor relationship, hysterical woman, crying, female in swimsuit, hysterical outburst, cheating boyfriend, thief, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, caught stealing, salesman ...
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Provincial Actors (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The film is set in a small town near Warsaw, to which a young and coming director comes to produce a classic play (Wyspianski "Wyzwolenie") with a modern vein. Everyone in the production gets his usual stereotypical role, but the aging ...
Plot: female director, man in bathtub, power struggle, female psychopath, wig, razor blade, emotional blackmail, taking a pill, inferiority complex, bossy wife, egocentrism, clothed female naked male ...
Place: poland
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 6.9
 166
The Cry (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: While a woman is in the hospital preparing to deliver her child, her husband has all day to reflect upon his wife and their relationship. As he tends to his job as a television repairman, Slavek fondly remembers how he first met Ivana and the days ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: husband wife relationship, mechanic, school, artist, racism, flashback, newborn, sculptor, landlady, pregnant woman, debt, hysteria ...
Place: prague czechoslovakia, prague
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Nights in the Gardens of Spain (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Kawariki must become the leader of the family after his father retires in this intimate drama. A husband and father, he realizes that in order to lead with integrity, he must come out and be honest about his own life, even though it will test the ...
Style: emotional, realistic, psychological, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: family relations, gender, society, crumbling marriage, couples, family problems, family in crisis, homosexuality, secret, coming out, double life, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new zealand
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