Fanaticism movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant fanaticism movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out disturbing, serious, suspenseful, psychological, tense and realistic films and TV shows about / with fanaticism, death, murder, violence, blood, fanatic, suspense, religious fanatic, family relations and teenager plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
fanaticism
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fanaticism movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as fanaticism: The Wave (2008), Be Somebody (2016), Downfall (2004), Dios Inc. (2016), Scream (2022), Swimfan (2002), Her Private Life (2019), The Corpse of Anna Fritz (2015), Flowers in the Attic (2014), The Curse (1987).

List of fanaticism movies

 7.6
 111K
The Wave (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A school teacher discusses types of government with his class. His students find it too boring to repeatedly go over national socialism and believe that dictatorship cannot be established in modern Germany. He starts an experiment to show how easily ...
Style: psychological, philosophical, emotional, political, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: fascism, experiment, suicide, nazism, teacher, bullying, teachers and students, dictatorship, high school, education, against humanity, politics ...
Place: germany, california, europe
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 5.6
 4K
Be Somebody (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pop superstar Jordan Jaye has a big dream - he just wants to live like a regular teenager. When he's chased down by some excited female fans, he finds a perfect hideout and a reluctant new friend from a small town, high-school art student, ...
Style: romantic, light, sweet, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: teenager, celebrity, pop star, teenage boy, teenage girl, teen romance, love and romance, mother son relationship, fanaticism, manager, opposites attract, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
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 8.2
 360K
Downfall (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Germany, Austria, Italy
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In April of 1945, Germany stands at the brink of defeat with the Russian Army closing in from the east and the Allied Expeditionary Force attacking from the west. In Berlin, capital of the Third Reich, Adolf Hitler proclaims that Germany will still ...
Style: psychological, intense, bleak, disturbing, harsh ...
Plot: world war two, war, suicide, hitler, nazi, nazism, holocaust, fascism, national socialism, third reich, betrayal, courage ...
Time: 1940s, year 1945, post world war two, 20th century, year 1942
Place: germany, berlin germany, poland, prague, europe ...
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 6.6
 73
Dios Inc. (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A researcher's life changes when he discovers the tomb of Marduk, the creator of the concept of God.
Style: disturbing, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: power struggle, intrigue, cult, spirituality, fanaticism, god, female nudity, lesbian sex, female full frontal nudity
Place: mexico
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 6.3
 125K
Scream (2022)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Twenty-five years after a streak of brutal murders shocked the quiet town of Woodsboro, a new killer has donned the Ghostface mask and begins targeting a group of teenagers to resurrect secrets from the town’s deadly past.
Style: slasher, bleak, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: masked killer, serial killer, whodunit, sister sister relationship, psychopath, homicidal maniac, killing spree, sadistic psychopath, threatening telephone call, murder mystery, characters killed one by one, gory violence ...
Time: 2020s, 21st century
Place: usa, california
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 5.1
 21K
Swimfan (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ben Cronin has it all: the admiration of his many friends, a terrific girlfriend, and he's on the fast-track to an athletic scholarship. Ben's rock-solid, promising future and romance are turned upside-down with the arrival of Madison ...
Style: suspenseful, sexy, psychological, erotic, serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: obsession, stalker, stalking, obsessive love, dangerous attraction, fatal attraction, teenager, betrayal, female psychopath, suspense, swimming, sexual obsession ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, new york
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Her Private Life (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: An art curator's life unravels, as she tries to keep her pastime as a die-hard K-pop fan secret from her gallery's new director.
Style: dorama, romantic, touching, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: secret identity, office romance, idol, fan culture, art gallery, romancing partners, love and romance, relationship vs career, relationships, couple relations, male female relationship, employer employee relationship ...
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The Corpse of Anna Fritz (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Anna Fritz is a beautiful and famous actress. Suddenly her body is found in a hotel and the news of her death goes around the planet. The young, shy caretaker Pau works at the hospital where they carried the body of Anna Fritz. He and his friends ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, harsh, scary, tense ...
Plot: necrophilia, hospital, corpse, female nudity, suspense, death, murder, fear, presumed dead, morgue, rape, dead woman ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
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Flowers in the Attic (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: After the sudden death of their father, four children face cruel treatment from their ruthless grandmother.
Style: sadistic, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: brother sister incest, mansion, incest, attic, child abuse, brother sister sex, abusive mother, locked in a room, children, incestuous sex, captive, family relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s
Place: virginia
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 5.1
 4K
The Curse (1987)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Nathan Hayes is a religious man trying to hold onto his farm and keep his family in line. A real estate developer is trying to buy most of the farm property in the area, including Mr. Hayes family farm, in the hope that the Tennesse Valley Authority ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, enigmatic, slasher ...
Plot: farm, child in peril, meteorite, contamination, infection, space and aliens, chaos, escapades, supernatural, child abuse, religious fanatic, mutant ...
Time: 80s
Place: tennessee
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 6.3
 15K
Death to 2021 (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: This comedic retrospective mixes archival footage and scripted sketches as it revisits all the dread — and occasional delight — that 2021 had to offer.
Style: funny, parody
Plot: global warming, fanaticism, scientist, environmental issue, arrest, conspiracy theory, climate change, narcissism, political satire, vaccine, pandemic, civil war ...
Time: 2020s
Place: new york, tokyo, usa
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Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore (2022)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: In an effort to thwart Grindelwald's plans of raising pure-blood wizards to rule over all non-magical beings, Albus Dumbledore enlists his former student Newt Scamander, who agrees to help, though he's unaware of the dangers that lie ...
Style: fairy tale, breathtaking, mysterious, exciting, dark fantasy ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: wizards, fantasy world, magic, magical, hereditary gift of witchcraft, magical creature, magic wand, castle, fascist, wizards and magicians, lgbt, good versus evil ...
Time: year 1939, year 1932, 1930s
Place: berlin germany, new york, rio de janeiro, germany, london ...
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The Burning Moon (1992)
Genre: Horror
Country: Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Burning Moon centers on two bedtime stories that a delinquent brother reads his kid sister. These disturbingly morbid stories focus on a serial killing blind date and a murderous, psychotic priest.
Style: disturbing, bloody, slasher, dark fairy tale, extreme horror ...
Plot: serial killer, torture, violence, rape, exploitation, maniac, body horror, supernatural being, violent, supernatural power, killer, brawl ...
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 4.3
 297
Alleged (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Alleged is a romantic drama based on events occurring behind the scenes and outside the courtroom of the famous Scopes "Monkey Trial" of 1925. Charles Anderson, a talented young reporter, feels trapped working for his deceased ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: journalism, legal, moral dilemma, fighting the system, ambition, rivalry, idealism, injustice, couples, righting the wronged, rebellion, society ...
Place: tennessee
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Lust for a Vampire (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1830, the Karnstein heirs use the blood of an innocent to bring forth the evil that is the beautiful Mircalla - or as she was in 1710, Carmilla. The nearby Finishing School offers rich pickings not only in in the blood of nubile young ladies but ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: vampire, supernatural, lesbian vampire, mysterious character, serial killer, dangerous attraction, village, femme fatale, fall in love, curse, female orgasm, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s, 1830s, 15th century ...
Place: europe, england, austria, central europe
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Bloodbath at the House of Death (1984)
Genre: Horror, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Six scientists arrive at the creepy Headstone Manor to investigate a strange phenomena which was the site of a mysterious massacre years earlier where 18 guests were killed in one night. It turns out that the house is the place of a satanic cult ...
Style: parody, slasher, perverse, gothic horror, funny ...
Plot: serial killer, haunted house, murder, satire, trapped in a building, killer, lgbtq, mansion, investigation, ghost, mad scientist, silly humor ...
Time: 80s, year 1975, 70s
Place: england
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 7.8
 3K
Witchhammer (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Horror
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A ruthless inquisitor spins the superstitions of local peasants into religious heresy, finding cause to accuse dozens of innocent men and women of witchcraft. The inquisitor targets nobles and merchants, whose property and goods are then ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, tense, thought provoking ...
Plot: burned alive, burned at the stake, witch, religions or cults, female nudity, inquisition, time travel, macabre, bureaucracy, folk, medieval, cult ...
Time: middle ages, 17th century
Place: eastern europe, europe, czech republic, central europe
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Svaha: The Sixth Finger (2019)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Pastor Park is head of a religious investigation center that exposes cults and cult leaders. While looking into a suspicious new religion called ‘Deer Mount,’ he slowly uncovers clues that connect this cult to a series of mysterious cases of ...
Style: tense, rough, disturbing, bleak, scary ...
Plot: religion and supernatural, investigation, child, death of mother, supernatural, suicide, catholic priest, demon, suspense, obsession, pregnancy, christmas ...
Time: year 1999
Place: south korea
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 6.4
 5K
Coven (2020)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Spain, France, Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Basque Country, 1609. The men of the region are at sea. Ana joins other girls from the village to dance in the woods. Judge Rostegui, given the task of purifying the region by the King, arrests the women and accuses them of witchcraft. He decides to ...
Style: tense, disturbing, satanic
Plot: inquisition, spanish inquisition, witch, witch hunt, coven, witch burning, witchcraft, religious fanatic, religious differences, suspense, religions or cults, social problems ...
Time: 17th century
Place: basque country, spain
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The Judge and the Assassin (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: France, 1893. Joseph Bouvier attempts to shoot his love who refused to marry him and to commit suicide. Upon release from the filthy asylum where he was placed, with bullets still remaining in his head, he wanders the country roads and rapes and ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, courtroom drama, mental institution, confession of crime, war veteran, serial child killer, murder confession, anti semitism, lawyer, time travel, anarchism ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: france, europe, paris france
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 6.4
 3K
Mug (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jacek loves heavy metal and his dog. He converts the country lanes outside his door into a racing track and bombs down them in his little car. When he and his girlfriend Dagmara take to the dancefloor, everyone runs for cover. He enjoys his ...
Style: tragicomedy, uplifting, compassionate, ironic, weird
Plot: identity crisis, disfigured face, family relations, village, adaptation, social misfits, broken heart, christianity, life is a bitch, hopes, religion, existentialism ...
Place: poland, central europe
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 6.7
 2K
Hellbenders (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Civil War has ended, but not for Jonas, a ruthless Confederate officer who wants to continue the fight by reorganizing Confederate troops in the Southwest with the support of a large sum of stolen money. He devises an elaborate ruse to allow his ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, cult film
Plot: cowboy, civil war, american civil war, old west, bar fight, family relations, heist, murder, siblings relations, military, criminal heroes, soldier ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
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The Painted Bird (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, 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: disturbing, allegory, psychological, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: holocaust, world war two, man boy relationship, survival, sexual abuse, existentialism, abuse of power, nymphomaniac, intolerance, terrorism, humiliation, child protagonist ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s
Place: poland, europe, eastern europe
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 7.0
 43K
Brimstone (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: Netherlands, France, Germany, Belgium, Sweden, UK, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: In the menacing inferno of the old American West, Liz is a genuine survivor who is hunted by a vengeful preacher for a crime she didn’t commit.
Style: brutal, epic, disturbing, dark, psychological ...
Plot: female protagonist, church, mute, sign language, obsession, suspense, brutality, father daughter incest, rape, preacher, plot twist, retribution ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: netherlands
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 7.0
 98K
Martyrs (2008)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A young woman's quest for revenge against the people who kidnapped and tormented her as a child leads her and a friend, who is also a victim of child abuse, on a terrifying journey into a living hell of depravity.
Style: disturbing, scary, twist ending, brutal, splatter ...
Plot: torture, cult, kidnapping, violence, child abuse, brutality, revenge, death, afterlife, torment, vengeance, torture chamber ...
Time: year 1971
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Broder Gabrielsen (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 97 min.
Story: " Broder Gabrielsen " in its time awoke a major debate , and already during the shooting of the film went high waves in the press . The film points a strong warning against religious fanaticism and against contemporary preachers, and it ...
Plot: fanaticism, religious fanatic, sect, ecstasy, religion, christianity, nightclub, fanatic, healing, racketeer, tragic event, preacher ...
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 4.7
 396
Darklands (1996)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A reporter investigates ritual profanations and finds himself involved with a Druidic cult.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: child born of rape, sacrifice, cult, satanic ritual, pregnant from rape, birth, female on male rape, religion, psychopath, pagan, regeneration, satanism ...
Place: wales
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 6.3
 152
Bemani (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman tries to escape from the much older man she was forced to marry.
Style: dark
Plot: junkie, self sacrifice, economics, grief, girl man relationship, diner, parents, locked in a basement, toys, hospital, monologue, iranian ...
Place: iraq, iran
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She Who Must Burn (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Angela (Sarah Smyth) refuses to leave her planned-parenthood clinic after it is shut down by the state, a family of fanatical evangelists vow to make her pay.
Style: bleak, rough, serious, atmospheric
Plot: suspense, sect, religious fanatic, manipulation, murder, bigotry, small town, fanatic, fanaticism, christianity, christian, chosen one ...
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Out in the Dark (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Israel, USA, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two young men — a Palestinian grad student and an Israeli lawyer — meet and fall in love amidst personal and political intrigue in this striking debut feature from Israeli director Michael Mayer.
Style: emotional, sincere, serious, touching, gloomy ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, gay relationship, forbidden love, gay couple, gay student, homosexuality, gay love, gay sex, love affair, family relations, male homosexuality, lgbtq ...
Time: year 1993, 90s, 21st century
Place: middle east, israel, tel aviv israel, palestinian authority, tel aviv ...
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