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, psychotronic, stylized, suspenseful and captivating films and TV shows about / with burned at the stake, murder, heroes, blood, death, female nudity, violence, danger, witch and fire 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), The Plagues of Breslau (2018), Olalla (2015), Brancaleone at the Crusades (1970), Immoral Tales (1973), Bathory: Countess of Blood (2008), 1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992).

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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, burned at the stake, witch, 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 ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: showdown, devil worship, teenage girl, telekinesis, high school, occult, witch, witchcraft, romantic rivalry, burned at the stake, magic, single father ...
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The Trial of Joan of Arc (1962)
Genre: Biography, 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: captivating, stylized, realistic, contemplative, bleak ...
Plot: joan of arc, saint, burned alive, heresy, martyrdom, interrogation, torture chamber, burned at the stake, medieval, trial, courtroom drama, realism ...
Time: 15th century
Place: europe, france
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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, suspenseful, clever, gloomy ...
Plot: clergy, investigation, monk, monastery, uncover truth, riddles and clues, murder, serial killer, god or devil, temptation, execution, danger ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe, italy, southern france, france
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The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Czech Republic, USA
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, realistic ...
Plot: battles, joan of arc, politics, religion, war, heroic mission, siege, courage, rise and fall, betrayal, god, rape ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s
Place: france, england, europe, new orleans
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The Plagues of Breslau (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Every day at 6 pm a serial killer kills another person. Police officer Helena Rus thinks the killings are done by one man only and decides to reveal the killer's identity by getting back in 18th century history of the city.
Style: captivating, tense, twists and turns, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, police, police detective, revenge, investigation, danger, uncover truth, crimes, violence, guillotine, surveillance footage ...
Place: poland
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Olalla (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Bolivia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based in the story by Robert Louis Stevenson, "Olalla" tells the story of a gothic and decadent family of genetic vampires who need human blood to survive, and where incest is the only way to maintain the family line.
Plot: incest rape, female director, bondage, vampire, labia, tied to a bed, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, burned alive, burned at the stake
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Brancaleone at the Crusades (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, History
Country: Italy, Algeria
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Brancaleone è di nuovo in viaggio con la sua banda di straccioni. Questa volta è diretto in Terra Santa, alla conquista del Santo Sepolcro. Improvvisamente Brancaleone e i suoi, fedeli al papa Gregorio, vengono attaccati dai soldati seguaci ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, italian comedy
Plot: parody, escapades, adventure, heroes, obsessive quest, heroic mission, danger, rivalry, wizards and magicians, ocean or sea, lake or river, burned at the stake ...
Time: middle ages
Place: holy land
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The Island at the Top of the World (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A Victorian gentleman hopes to find his long-lost son, who vanished whilst searching for a mysterious Viking community in a volcanic valley somewhere in uncharted Arctic regions. The gentleman puts together an expedition team to go on the search, ...
Style: stylized, serious, atmospheric, suspense
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: island, danger, rescue, wilderness, adventurer, viking, arctic, ancient mystery, missing child, archaeologist, killer whale, heroes ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 90s
Place: london, france, iceland, england
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Immoral Tales (1973)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Four erotic tales from in various historical eras. The first, 'The Tide', is set in the present day, and concerns a student and his young female cousin stranded on the beach by the tide, secluded from prying eyes. 'Therese ...
Style: erotic, sexual, anthology, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: incest, father daughter incest, loss of virginity, sexual relations, mass murder, beach, couple relations, looking for sex, youth, lifestyle, pope, romance ...
Time: 17th century, 19th century, middle ages, 15th century, renaissance
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Bathory: Countess of Blood (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Slovakia, Hungary, Czech Republic, UK, France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Bathory is based on the legends surrounding the life and deeds of Countess Elizabeth Bathory known as the greatest murderess in the history of mankind. Contrary to popular belief, Elizabeth Bathory was a modern Renaissance woman who ultimately fell ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, realistic, bleak, serious ...
Plot: legend, countess, healing power, manipulations, dishonesty, political intrigue, state affairs, manipulation, palaces castles and temples, torture, intrigue, ambition ...
Time: 17th century, 16th century
Place: hungary, europe, vienna, transylvania
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American Ninja 4: The Annihilation (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The two American Ninjas, Joe Armstrong and Sean Davidson, team up to do battle against a terrorist and his band of Ninjas.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, battles, soldier, master warrior, martial arts, terrorism, ex soldier, undercover, rivalry, one man army, gang, tough heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 154 min.
Story: 1492: Conquest of Paradise depicts Christopher Columbus’ discovery of The New World and his effect on the indigenous people.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, atmospheric, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventurer, adventure, military, against the odds, state affairs, danger, rebelliousness, native americans, royal family, obsessive quest, father son relationship, tribe ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century, 1500s, year 1941, renaissance
Place: spain, europe, haiti, bahamas, west indies ...
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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: six shooter, battlefield, cowboy boots, brawl, sidekick, old west, burned at the stake, spear, tough guy, shot in the back, bow and arrow, gunshot ...
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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: serious, mind bending, experimental, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, bus, orphan, island, campfire, orphanage, riddles and clues, escapades, mystery, chases and races, golden years, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england
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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, captivating, exciting, stylized, serious ...
Plot: roman empire, betrayal, tragic hero, battles, ancient rome, political unrest, war, rivalry, politics, downfall, leadership, adventure ...
Time: ancient history
Place: rome italy, 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 ...
Style: tense, captivating, enigmatic, disturbing
Plot: inquisition, murder mystery, abbey, medieval, murder, fight, friendship, priest, religious fanatic, serial killer, monk, catholic ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
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: epic, emotional, serious, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: native american white relationships, captivity, family relations, immigrants, confined, danger, religions or cults, political unrest, society, family in danger, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, pursuit ...
Time: 18th century
Place: ohio, usa, germany, philadelphia, delaware ...
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Assassin's Creed (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, 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: exciting, serious, surprise ending, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassin, secret society, brotherhood, adventure, time travel, assassination, imaginary, memory, danger, undercover, secret identity, deadly ...
Time: ancient history, 15th century, year 2016, year 1986, 2010s ...
Place: spain, london, texas, madrid
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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: thought provoking, tense, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), burned alive, religions or cults, murder, deadly, dishonesty, society, graphic violence, injustice, false accusation, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages
Place: czech republic, europe
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The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, France
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: humorous, light, touching, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, girls' night
Plot: disney, judge, church, friendship, unfulfilled love, notre dame cathedral, french, power of love, social misfits, festival, family, good versus evil ...
Time: 15th century, 18th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
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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 ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: witchcraft, curse, supernatural, reincarnation, burned at the stake, witch hunt, museum, occult, hanging, supernatural power, revenge, witch ...
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: friendship, virgin, actress, hotel room, female nudity, blonde, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, beer bottle, burned at the stake, aspiring actress, male female relationship, big breasts ...
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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 ...
Style: sex comedy, cult film
Plot: murder, sexploitation, murder of a nude woman, murder of a policewoman, dead policewoman, policewoman killing, female nudity, nude woman murdered, strangulation, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), posing nude ...
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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: preacher, blasphemy, deer, pedophile, hate, messiah, medieval, burned at the stake, defamation, catholicism, capitalist, tyranny ...
Time: 15th century
Place: chicago illinois, germany, 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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: exploitation, witchcraft, human sacrifice, black magic, stoning, voodoo doll, amulet, burned at the stake, hypnosis, black cat, voodoo, stabbed in the back ...
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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, female nudity, kiss, warlock, schoolgirl, sex scene, police officer, white bra and panties, lust, erotica, female removes her clothes, woman in bathtub ...
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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, bible, hiding place, prisoner, court martial, accusation, religious persecution, inquisition, theology, martyr, faith, soldier ...
Time: 16th century
Place: spain
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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, female homosexuality, blood, nun, torture, rape, murder, pubic hair, lesbian sex, lesbian, mother superior, slashing ...
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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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: peplum, witchcraft, hell, curse, good versus evil, cannibalism, castle, witch, cyclops, muscleman, sword and sandal, redemption ...
Place: china, scotland
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