Burned at the stake movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant burned at the stake movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful, intense and captivating films and TV shows about / with burned at the stake, murder, witch, torture, violence, death, blood, fire, female nudity and church plots mostly in Drama, Horror and History genres shot in USA, France, Italy and other countries.
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burned at the stake movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as burned at the stake: Death by Invitation (1971), Midnight Offerings (1981), The Trial of Joan of Arc (1962), The Name of the Rose (1986), Nothing But the Night (1973), The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964), The Name of the Rose (2019), Alone Yet Not Alone (2013), Assassin's Creed (2016), Witchhammer (1970).

List of burned at the stake movies

Death by Invitation (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young woman learns that one of her ancestors had been burned at the stake as a witch. She decides to revenge her on the descendants of the people who had her killed.
Plot: murder, witch, burned at the stake, flashback
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Midnight Offerings (1981)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Vivian has magic powers. She doesn't hesitate to save her boyfriend David from failing in school by murdering teachers. However, David has gotten tired of her and is putting his charm on a new girl in school, Robin. Robin discovers that she ...
Plot: witch, telekinesis, occult, witchcraft, burned at the stake, devil worship, teenage girl, high school, romantic rivalry, magic, supernatural, skull ...
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The Trial of Joan of Arc (1962)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 65 min.
Story: A reconstruction of the trial of Joan of Arc based entirely on the transcripts of the real-life trial, concerning Joan's imprisonment, interrogation and final execution at the hands of the English.
Style: realistic, captivating, stylized, bleak, serious
Plot: interrogation, burned at the stake, martyrdom, saint, joan of arc, torture chamber, trial, heresy, courtroom drama, confined, society, death sentence ...
Time: 15th century
Place: france, europe
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The Name of the Rose (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: 14th-century Franciscan monk William of Baskerville and his young novice arrive at a conference to find that several monks have been murdered under mysterious circumstances. To solve the crimes, William must rise up against the Church's ...
Style: intellectual, psychological, clever, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: monk, investigation, clergy, monastery, trial, execution, temptation, murder, danger, uncover truth, god or devil, accident ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: italy, europe
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The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Czech Republic
Duration: 158 min.
Story: In 1429 a teenage girl from a remote French village stood before her King with a message she claimed came from God; that she would defeat the world's greatest army and liberate her country from its political and religious turmoil. Following her ...
Style: epic, captivating, factual, rough, serious ...
Plot: politics, battles, joan of arc, siege, rape, war, burned alive, heroic mission, brutality, betrayal, heroine, murder ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s
Place: france, england, europe, new orleans
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Buffalo Bill, Hero of the Far West (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Colonel William Cody, alias Buffalo Bill, intends to put an end to the dishonest relations between a gang of white swindlers and the Indian, Yellow Hand. So he goes to the chief of Yellow Hand's tribe, Wise Fox, and tries to convince him to ...
Plot: shot to death, pretending to be dead, falling into water, squaw, bare chested male fighting, battle, cowboy hat, native american, desert, revolver, cowboy shirt, colonel ...
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Nothing But the Night (1973)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Already three trustees of the Van Traylen fund have died during the last months, looking like suicides. However after a mysterious accident of a bus with the last three trustees and 30 orphan kids in it, police colonel Bingham starts investigating. ...
Style: mind bending, scary, gothic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, bus, orphan, island, orphanage, exploding boat, religions or cults, ghost, good versus evil, investigation, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london
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The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Drawn from the same events that later inspired Gladiator, the film charts the power-hungry greed and father-son betrayal that led to Rome's collapse at the bloody hands of the Barbarians.
Style: epic, serious, stylized, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: roman empire, betrayal, ancient rome, chariot, tragic hero, greek, ego clash, battles, military, rivalry, adventure, corrupted ruler ...
Time: ancient history
Place: europe, italy
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The Name of the Rose (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In 1327, Friar William from Baskerville, followed by the young novice Adso da Melk, reaches an isolated Benedictine abbey on the Alps to aid in a dispute between the Franciscan Order and the Avignon papacy. Upon arrival in the abbey the two find ...
Plot: abbey, inquisition, friend, blood, library, friendship, delusion, priest, mentor protege relationship, laughter, burned at the stake, catholicism ...
Time: 14th century, middle ages
Place: italy
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Alone Yet Not Alone (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Fleeing religious persecution in Germany, the Leininger family seeks a new start in uncharted country - America. It is the mid-1700s and British and French forces are struggling for control over the abundant resources of this new territory. Carving ...
Style: serious, stylized, emotional, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: captivity, native american white relationships, immigrants, confined, siblings relations, family relations, danger, family problems, political unrest, americana, society, religious ...
Time: 18th century
Place: ohio, usa, america, delaware, germany ...
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Assassin's Creed (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, UK, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malta
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor in 15th century Spain, Callum Lynch discovers he's a descendant of the secret 'Assassins' society. After gaining incredible knowledge and ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, surprise ending, sinister ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassination, time travel, secret society, assassin, chase, adventure, parkour, memory, imaginary, secret identity, danger, deadly ...
Time: 15th century, ancient history, 2010s, year 1986
Place: spain, texas, london
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 8.0
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Witchhammer (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, Horror
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 103 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: bleak, serious, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: burned alive, society, religions or cults, murder, dishonesty, deadly, injustice, false accusation, crimes, life is a bitch, torture chamber, witch ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages
Place: europe, czech republic
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The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Quasi defies the evil Frollo and ventures out to the Festival of Fools, the cruel crowd jeers him. Rescued by fellow outcast the gypsy Esmeralda, Quasi soon finds himself battling to save the people and the city he loves.
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: judge, unfulfilled love, church, notre dame cathedral, bell, festival, cathedral, sword, family, obsession, unfulfillment, power of love ...
Time: 15th century, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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Burned At The Stake (1982)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1692 a young girl in Salem, Massachusetts, accuses several residents of being witches, and they are burned at the stake. In 1980 a young woman who is a descendant of the accuser finds herself having recurring nightmares about the incident and ...
Plot: witchcraft, burned at the stake, dog, cemetery, courtroom, museum, spirit, time travel, reincarnation, witch hunt, revenge, hanging ...
Time: 1600s
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Train for Hollywood (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young woman is bitten by the acting bug after seeing Marilyn Monroe in "Some Like It Hot". She patterns herself after MM and after finishing high school goes for screen tests to the Film Academy. Rejected because of her crooked teeth she ...
Plot: loss of virginity, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friend, friendship, beer, audition, filmmaking, goldfish, virgin, train, sex ...
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 4.9
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The Playbirds (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In order to unmask a pathological killer who is targeting the beautiful centrefolds of Playbirds magazine, a sexy policewoman Lucy Sheridan puts her life and reputation on the line by sleeping with millionaire publisher Harry Dougan. The Chief ...
Plot: murder, sexploitation, policewoman, murder of a nude woman, lesbianism, female nudity, lesbian, lesbian sex, policewoman killing, murder of a policewoman, dead policewoman, dead woman in bath tub ...
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The Niklashausen Journey (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Can a small group of people start a proletarian revolution, asks the "Black Monk" in a leather jacket. The medieval shepherd, Hans Boehm, claims to have been called by the Virgin Mary to create a revolt against the church and the ...
Plot: bear, pedophile, drum, education, government, blasphemy, virgin mary, christianity, catholic church, church, civil war, defamation ...
Time: 15th century
Place: germany, chicago illinois, paris france
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Blood Orgy of the She-Devils (1973)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Lorraine and Mark enter the world of witchcraft where Mara foretells the future and helps them remember their past lives. When a series of mysterious murders begin to occur, they turn to Dr. Helsford for advice.
Plot: exploitation, witchcraft, human sacrifice, chess, paranormal, seance, black magic, burned alive, torture, ghost, stabbed in the back, murder ...
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Witchcraft 8: Salem's Ghost (1996)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young happy couple move into a “dream home” only to find it is a gateway for occult powers.
Plot: witchcraft, warlock, schoolgirl, kiss, lust, erotica, white bra and panties, burned at the stake, sex scene, police officer
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Flame in the Wind (1971)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Set in the splendor and terror of the Spanish Inquisition, Flame in the Wind tells the story of Carlos, an earnest young nobleman who is faced with a choice: the church system offers safety, protection, and respectability; the Scriptures offer ...
Style: christian film
Plot: spanish inquisition, religious persecution, accusation, monk, church, inquisition, theology, martyr, faith, soldier, burned at the stake, torture ...
Time: 16th century
Place: dungeon, spain
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 5.5
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The Demons (1973)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A group of nuns become possessed by demons and are then tortured in a dungeon of horrors during the inquisition.
Plot: inquisition, convent, nun, torture, blood, female homosexuality, rape, lesbian kiss, female full frontal nudity, sex, murder, exploitation ...
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The Witch's Curse (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Maciste travels to Hell to find a witch and make her undo a curse she put on the surface world.
Plot: witch, witchcraft, hell, cannibalism, curse, peplum, cyclops, castle, redemption, muscleman, sword and sandal, suffering ...
Place: china, scotland
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A King for Burning (1993)
Genre: History
Country: Germany
Duration: 197 min.
Story: "King of the Last Days" is a German television miniseries in 1993 about the 16th century Anabaptist rebellion in Münster .
Plot: bible, religious persecution, branding, female nudity, public execution, burned at the stake
Place: germany
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The Holy Office (1974)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Mexico
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The long arm of the Inquisition, or the "Holy Office," reached at least as far as 16th-century Mexico (known as New Spain at the time). Many Spanish Catholics of Moorish or Jewish origin found it expedient to flee to the New World to ...
Plot: inquisition, religious persecution, burned at the stake, spanish inquisition, fear, torture, sex, rape, prison
Time: 1500s
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 4.9
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Maleficarum (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, Horror
Country: Bolivia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Maria Francisca, a wealthy young heiress and her friend Mariana De Castro, a young protestant widow, are accused of witchcraft and taken before the Inquisition of Lima, Peru . Maleficarum is the story of Francisca, a wealthy orphan and Mariana, her ...
Plot: witchcraft, female nudity, pubic hair, violence, bare breasts, lesbian, rape, female full frontal nudity, sadism, misogyny, burned at the stake, depravity ...
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 4.8
 105
Last Caress (2010)
Genre: Horror
Country: France
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Five youngsters who just wanted to spend a nice weekend amongst friends in a manor will find a far less peaceful place than they expected when faced with a family curse and a sadistic ruthless killer. Blinded by their never-ending quest for carnal ...
Plot: murder, love hate relationship, deaf mute, burned at the stake, witch, psychic, nun, bondage, seance, female nudity, voyeurism, meat cleaver ...
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 4.0
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Martyrs (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman and her childhood friend seek out revenge on those who victimized and abused them.
Style: remake of french film
Plot: child abuse, blood, revenge, murder, sadism, female friendship, afterlife, burned alive, electrocution, torture, martyr, crucifix ...
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Darkside Witches (2015)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In 1589, six innocent women were accused from the inquisition of witchery in the small ligurian mountain.
Style: erotic
Plot: witch, girl, blood, deal with the devil, exorcist, demon, revenge, lesbian kiss, inquisition, vatican, false accusation, female antagonist ...
Time: year 2009
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 7.0
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The Revolt (1962)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the year 1637 in Shimabara of Tokugawa-era Japan, oppressed peasant Christians revolt against the shogunate with the aid of a charismatic Christian rebel leader Shiro Amakusa.
Plot: japanese new wave, repression, christian, christianity, torture, burned alive, class struggle, prayer, painter, burned at the stake, rape, artist ...
Time: 17th century
Place: japan
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 6.1
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Inquisition (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Period piece set during the Inquisition about a witch-finder general who falls in love with the village beauty, who has made a pact with the devil to seduce and condemn the man who is killing off Satan's servants.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, stylized, twists and turns ...
Plot: village, spanish inquisition, satanism, revenge, death, devil, torture, devil worship, danger, rivalry, supernatural, supernatural ability ...
Time: middle ages, 16th century, 1500s
Place: france
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