Radicalism movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant radicalism movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspense, political, disturbing and sexy films and TV shows about / with radicalism, society, politics, murder, death, violence, rebellion, nudity (full frontal - brief), radical and male nudity plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
radicalism movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as radicalism: A Violent Life (2017), Running on Empty (1988), Mother's Heart (1969), The Cost of Deception (2021), The Big Fix (1978), The Death of Stalin (2017), Katherine (1975), Kichiku: Banquet of the Beasts (1997), The Castle of Cloads (1970), Terrorism and Kebab (1992).

List of radicalism movies

A Violent Life (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Despite the life threat hanging over his head, Stéphane decides to go back to Corsica for the funeral of Christophe, a childhood friend and companion in arms, murdered the day before. On this occasion, the chain of events which made him, the ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: funeral, violence, death, murder, radicalism, nationalist, radical, prison, life is a bitch, criminal, haunted by the past, crimes ...
Place: corsica
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Running on Empty (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Popes are a family who haven't been able to use their real identity for years. In the late sixties, the parents set a weapons lab afire in an effort to hinder the government's Vietnam war campaign. Ever since then, the Popes have been ...
Style: emotional, touching, thought provoking, serious, political ...
Plot: coming of age, vietnam war, radical, hidden identity, follow your dream, love, eccentric family, haunted by the past, parents and children, hopes, society, rebelliousness ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1971, 60s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york, yale university, oakland california ...
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Mother's Heart (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lorenz has three young children who are victims of a media who wishes to turn out terrorists. She contends with her monstrous offspring and student revolts until she can't take it anymore. Lorenz takes matters into her own hands by planting a ...
Plot: death of child, child neglect, fascism, terrorism, communism, single mother, nanny, children, erotica, lgbt, oedipus complex, radicalism ...
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The Cost of Deception (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Hungary
Duration: 125 min.
Story: When a young, ambitious market researcher finds out her boss is involved in the leaking of a scandalous Prime Minister speech, she decides to investigate the case to gain a position among the big-shots. Based on actual events.
Style: political, captivating, realistic, suspense, serious ...
Plot: radicalism, political conspiracy, vandalism, political leader, political scandal, henchman, democracy, police violence, street fight, propaganda, subway, morality ...
Time: 21st century, year 2006, 2000s
Place: hungary, budapest, central europe, europe
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The Big Fix (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Moses Wine, Richard Dreyfuss, at home one night watching a football game that he bet on is contacted by an old flame back from his radical days in collage Lila, Susan Anspach. Lila wants Moses to work for a candidate for governor of California, ...
Style: witty, serious, realistic, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: private detective, private investigator, investigation, politics, murder, mystery, law enforcement, crimes, state affairs, missing person, friendship, political activist ...
Time: 70s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles
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The Death of Stalin (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Belgium, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When tyrannical dictator Joseph Stalin dies in 1953, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to become the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweebish Georgy Malenkov, the wily Nikita Khrushchev and Lavrenti Beria ...
Style: satirical, parody, political, surreal, sexy ...
Plot: satire, political satire, death, dictator, power struggle, repression, chaos, funeral, world war two, totalitarian regime, politics, communism ...
Time: year 1953, 50s, year 1956, year 1964, year 1949
Place: russia, ussr, siberia, moscow russia
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Katherine (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A harrowing look at the 60s and early 70s through the eyes of Katherine Alman, a wealthy debutante who slowly, but inexorably spirals down into a fight for the causes that shook a nation, leading a path to the underground life. Written by Miguel Cane
Style: captivating, thought provoking, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: girl, vietnam war, revolution, rebellion, politics, militant, fighting the system, life is a bitch, society, state affairs, teenage life, political unrest ...
Time: 60s, year 1965, year 1972, year 1970, year 1969 ...
Place: peru, san francisco, guatemala
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Kichiku: Banquet of the Beasts (1997)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: While the leader is in jail, his leftist group is controlled by his girlfriend, but her leadership lacks conviction and perspective. When the leader commits suicide in prison, despair and confusion rule the group and revenge and violence erupts in ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, suspenseful, controversial ...
Plot: violent, female psychopath, graphic violence, violence spree, vengeance, prison, political unrest, sexual relations, prison life, crimes, rivalry, politics ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: japan
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The Castle of Cloads (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Teenager Erik returns from Paris to Finland in a rowboat and is accosted by a gang of youths in the countryside. He walks to Helsinki, returns to his parents' home and his old high school filled with angry radical teens who, typically for the ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), police, school, teacher, radicalism, young adult, school teacher, teenage boy, young man, drugs, rebel ...
Time: 60s
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Terrorism and Kebab (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Egypt
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A man named Ahmed tries unsuccessfully for days to go the the government building to complete the necessary paperwork to transfer his child to another school. Repeatedly he is unable to see the employee he needs to meet with. In a scuffle that ...
Style: sad
Plot: terrorism, middle class, injustice, justice, prostitution, corruption, little boy, lower class, working class, hostage, old man, children ...
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Girl of Finland (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A theater group is training for the play Lapualaisooppera. We see these young people hanging out and talking about what goes on around them.Also sexual matters are involved there and this girl, Tenu, becomes pregnant to Hessu. (IMDb)
Plot: young adult, radicalism, women in society, morals, theater, rehearsal, young couple, student, male female relationship, young woman, society, youth ...
Time: 60s
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Under the North Star II (2010)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Finland
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Akseli Koskela returns from prison and tries to learn living again. He's not allowed to take part in politics anymore, but he sees a lot of injustice around him. He raises a family with his wife Elina while another war is around the corner...
Style: suspense, psychological, touching, family saga, epic ...
Plot: world war two, family relations, soldier, communism, male female relationship, working class, village, communist, lower class, post war, hate, family history ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: finland
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Lumumba (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Belgium, Germany, Haiti
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The true story of the rise to power and brutal assassination of the formerly vilified and later redeemed leader of the independent Congo, Patrice Lumumba. Using newly discovered historical evidence, Haitian-born and later Congo-raised writer and ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, political, thought provoking ...
Plot: politics, assassination, intrigue, imperialism, greed, betrayal, scapegoat, dehumanization, political corruption, self discovery, defamation, leadership ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s
Place: africa, belgium, israel, latin america, tokyo ...
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Itty Bitty Titty Committee (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Anna is coming out. But not as gay as a revolutionary. Itty Bitty Titty Committee is a rockin love song to the heady rush of sex, freedom and rebellion that happens when an everyday girl discovers her own strength and the righteous indignation ...
Style: semi serious, witty, humorous, suspense, feminist film ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: lesbian, lesbian sex, gender, lgbt, lgbtq, feminism, cheerleader, breakup, fall in love, coming out, gays and lesbians, couples ...
Time: contemporary, year 1948, year 1984
Place: virginia, bahamas, mississippi, los angeles, sacramento california ...
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I Am Curious (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Lena, aged twenty, wants to know all she can about life and reality. She collects information on everyone and everything, storing her findings in an enormous archive. She experiments with relationships, political activism, and meditation. Meanwhile, ...
Style: sexy, art house, disturbing, erotic, realistic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: politics, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), revolution, sexploitation, anti war, vietnam war, sexuality, self discovery, bdsm, strong sexual content, sex scene ...
Time: 60s
Place: sweden, spain, california, europe, russia ...
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I Am Curious (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The same movie with the same characters, cast and crew as I am Curious (Yellow), but with some different scenes and a different political slant. The political focus in Blue is personal relationships, religion, prisons and sex. Blue omits much of the ...
Style: sexy, art house, disturbing, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: sex, politics, strong sexual content, socialism, sexploitation, fetish, money, economics, filmmaking, couples, religions or cults, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: sweden, eastern europe, europe
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Ice (1970)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: "An underground revolutionary group struggles against internal strife to stage urban guerilla attacks against a fictionalized fascist regime in the United States. Interspersed throughout the narrative are rhetorical sequences that explain the ...
Plot: distopia, underground movement, government, murder, cult, siege, capture, revolution, violence, police brutality, politics, underground ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york
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The Vernon Johns Story (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1948, Johns served as the outspoken spiritual leader of the Dexter Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, Alabama. Incensed at the racial injustice that pervaded the South, he was determined to fight for equality for all African Americans.
Style: serious, realistic, thought provoking, captivating, disturbing
Plot: civil rights, revolutionary, racism, church, military, clergy, fighting the system, hopes, state affairs, rebellion, society, heroes ...
Time: 50s
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Sweet Movie (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Canada, West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The winner (Carole Laure) of the Miss World Virginity contest marries, escapes from her masochistic husband and ends up involved in a world of debauchery.
Style: disturbing, surreal, experimental, art house, erotic ...
Plot: erotica, orgy, breast feeding, decadence, sex, sex with a minor, dead children, woman in a bikini, surrealism, ship, cat, chocolate ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: amsterdam, paris france, france, canada, europe ...
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The Raspberry Reich (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inspired by the Baader-Meinhof gang, a film about modern left Germans adopting the culture of extreme left-wing movements of the 1970s. East German dominatrix Gudrun leads a revolutionary gang of her own in Berlin. She has her men kidnap the son of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, cynical, realistic, parody ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, father son relationship, explicit sex, male nudity, erection, gay love, rebellion, sex, rebelliousness, political unrest, state affairs ...
Time: 70s, year 1977
Place: germany, europe, middle east, hamburg germany, usa ...
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Punishment Park (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this fictional documentary, U.S. prisons are at capacity, and President Nixon declares a state of emergency. All new prisoners, most of whom are connected to the antiwar movement, are now given the choice of jail time or spending three days in ...
Style: political, disturbing, philosophical, experimental, cerebral ...
Plot: distopia, found footage, military, politics, anti war, soldier, desert, anarchism, anarchist, racism, survival, worker ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., california, indochina
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The Inkwell (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Inkwell is about a 16-year-old boy coming of age on Martha's Vineyard in the summer of 1976.
Style: humorous, touching, sexy, visually appealing, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, date night
Plot: coming of age, gangsters, imaginary friend, friendship, teenager, dysfunctional family, african american, brothers, catastrophe, stereotypes, small town, chase ...
Time: 70s
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The Hotel New Hampshire (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The film talks about a family that weathers all sorts of disasters and keeps going in spite of it all. It is noted for its wonderful assortment of oddball characters.
Style: humorous, sexy, psychological, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: rape, brother sister sex, incest, prostitute, dysfunctional family, hotel, lesbian, first sexual experience, football player, dog, brother sister incest, forbidden love ...
Time: 80s
Place: vienna, new hampshire, austria, new england, usa ...
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Drive, He Said (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hector is a star basketball player for the College basketball team he plays for, the Leopards. His girlfriend, Olive, doesn't know whether to stay with him or leave him. And his friend, Gabriel, who may have dropped out from school and become a ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, gloomy
Plot: student athlete, college life, college, pregnancy, nudity (full frontal - brief), friendship, love affair, rebelliousness, society, athlete's life, ambition, rebellion ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, ohio
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Catch a Fire (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, UK, South Africa, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The true story of anti-apartheid activists in South Africa, and particularly the life of Patrick Chamusso, a timid foreman at Secunda CTL, the largest synthetic fuel plant in the world. Patrick is wrongly accused, imprisoned and tortured for an ...
Style: thought provoking, tense, factual, harsh, emotional ...
Plot: terrorism, politics, racism, rebellion, fighting the system, police brutality, civil rights, apartheid, visceral, ethnic conflict, political unrest, false accusation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1991, year 1980
Place: south africa, africa, angola
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The Boondocks (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA, South Korea
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Boondocks is an American adult animated sitcom on Cartoon Network's late night programming block, Adult Swim. The series premiered on November 6, 2005 and was created by Aaron McGruder, based upon McGruder's comic strip of the same ...
Style: adult animation, semi serious, humorous, sitcom, manga ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: african american, topical humor, street kid, interracial relations, satire, youth, leaving home, social satire, family relations, fish out of water, brother brother relationship, culture clash ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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Horses of God (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium, Tunisia, Morocco
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The film follows two brothers over the course of a decade. While they begin as kids in search of thrills in the sprawling slums of Morocco’s Sidi Moumen, we witness their gradual, and ultimately shocking, radicalisation.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, rough, social ...
Plot: terrorism, suicide bomber, terrorist attack, muslim, radical, society, family relations, brother brother relationship, murder, islam, poverty, drug dealing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, september 11 2001, 90s
Place: morocco
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Hippie Hippie Shake (0000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, USA, UK
Story: An account of counterculturalist Richard Neville's misadventures in London at the end of the 1960s.
Style: realistic, semi serious, witty, sentimental
Plot: hippie, post war, rebellion, legal action, courtroom, couples, fighting the system, legal, media, society, strong sexual content, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe
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Cleanskin (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: While working undercover as a bodyguard to arms dealer Harry, former-soldier-turned-secret-service-agent Ewan survives a bloody shootout with a member of an Islamic terrorist cell who steals Harry's briefcase full of Semtex explosives and ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, crimes, manhunt, undercover, spy, fighting crime, conspiracy, society, rivalry, secret service agent, undercover agent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, britain, london, united kingdom
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Hezar Dastan (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Iran
Duration: 720 min.
TV show
Story: Hezar-Dastan 1978-1987 is a highly popular TV series in Iran directed by Ali Hatami. Hezar Dastan is considered an eternal work in the history of Iranian TV. Hatami established a small town as historical site in which he made Hezar Dastan. In 2006, ...
Plot: tradition versus modernity, radicalism, assassination, revenge, murder, death, persian, anachronism
Time: 19th century
Place: tehran iran
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