Poor white trash movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant poor white trash movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, interesting, melancholic, touching, humorous and stylized films and TV shows about / with poor white trash, drinking alcohol, storytelling, nudity (full frontal - brief), runaway, husband wife relationship, cigarette smoking, mentor, mother daughter relationship and friendship plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as poor white trash: Lawn Dogs (1997), I, Tonya (2017), Hounddog (2007), Man on the Moon (1999), Gone Baby Gone (2007), 8 Mile (2002), Albino Farm (2009), Sordid Lives (2000), Carnival Magic (1983), White Oleander (2002).

List of poor white trash movies

 7.5
 8K
Lawn Dogs (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the affluent, gated community of Camelot Gardens, bored wives indiscriminately sleep around while their unwitting husbands try desperately to climb the social ladder. Trent, a 21-year-old outsider who mows the neighborhood lawns, quietly observes ...
Style: touching, semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, witty ...
Plot: friendship, hypocrisy, magic realism, infidelity, coming of age, girl man relationship, adultery, male nudity, wealth, discrimination, suspicion, poverty ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia
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 7.5
 217K
I, Tonya (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U. S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.
Style: humorous, suspense, rough, ironic, absurd ...
Plot: abusive mother, figure skating, female protagonist, ice skater, mother daughter relationship, competition, abusive relationship, winter olympics, violence, abuse, battered woman, sexism ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s ...
Place: oregon, detroit, portland oregon, minneapolis minnesota
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 6.2
 6K
Hounddog (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A drama set in the American South, where a precocious, troubled girl finds a safe haven in the music and movement of Elvis Presley.
Style: disturbing, serious, touching, stylized, erotic ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: sexual abuse, child's point of view, children, child molestation, youth, child molester, rape, blues, life is a bitch, elvis presley, child rape, family problems ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: alabama, usa
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 7.4
 132K
Man on the Moon (1999)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Germany, Japan, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A film about the life and career of the eccentric avant-garde comedian, Andy Kaufman.
Style: inspirational, touching, humorous, funny, depressing ...
Plot: comedian, showbiz, character study, prank, life philosophy, rising to stardom, actor's life, human spirit, dying, fighting illness, performer's life, rise and fall ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1985, year 1984
Place: new york, usa, lithuania, the philippines, memphis ...
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 7.6
 273K
Gone Baby Gone (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When 4 year old Amanda McCready disappears from her home and the police make little headway in solving the case, the girl's aunt, Beatrice McCready hires two private detectives, Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro. The detectives freely admit that ...
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: kids
Plot: kidnapping, investigation, private detective, twists and turns, conspiracy, police investigation, kidnapped child, missing child, moral dilemma, crimes, pedophile, child abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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 7.2
 291K
8 Mile (2002)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The setting is Detroit in 1995. The city is divided by 8 Mile, a road that splits the town in half along racial lines. A young white rapper, Jimmy "B-Rabbit" Smith Jr. summons strength within himself to cross over these arbitrary ...
Style: inspirational, realistic, harsh, lyrical, feel good ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: hip hop, music, underdog, follow your dream, success, rap, urban ghetto life, hip hop culture, street gang, musician, hopes, family relations ...
Time: 90s, year 1995, 20th century, 80s
Place: detroit, michigan, usa
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 3.8
 2K
Albino Farm (2009)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: College students exploring the Ozark Mountains for a school assignment, stumble upon a group of scary, redneck cave-dwellers.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, small town, backwoods, mutant, isolation, confined, farm, redneck, deformity, violence, group of friends, torture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, missouri
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 6.7
 3K
Sordid Lives (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: "Sordid Lives" is about a family in a small Texas town preparing for the funeral of the mother. Among the characters are the grandson trying to find his identity in West Hollywood, the son who has spent the past twenty-three years dressed ...
Style: humorous, feel good, compassionate, bad ending, talky ...
Plot: gay, dysfunctional family, adultery, family, tragedy, crime gone awry, family relations, lgbt, couples, siblings relations, family life, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, los angeles, california, southern usa, usa ...
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 2.5
 804
Carnival Magic (1983)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A magician in a carnival--who actually can read minds and levitate people and objects--works with a superintelligent chimp named Alex, who can also talk. The magician and the chimp soon become the stars of the carnival, drawing in big crowds. ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, cult film
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: circus, magic, magician, chimpanzee, carnival, mind reading, monkey, kidnapping, magician's assistant, hick, magic show, magic trick ...
Time: 80s
Place: south carolina, southern usa, india, north carolina
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 7.1
 33K
White Oleander (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A teenager journeys through a series of foster homes after her mother goes to prison for committing a crime of passion.
Style: emotional, intense, disturbing, touching, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: mother daughter relationship, coming of age, bad mother, women's prison, manipulation, teenage life, murder, loneliness, family relations, teenager, mental illness, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, los angeles, nova scotia, mexico
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 6.5
 9K
Undertow (2004)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Munns, father John and sons Chris and Tim, recede to the woods of rural Georgia. Their life together is forever changed with the arrival of Uncle Deel, though the tragedy that follows forces troubled Chris to become a man.
Style: harsh, suspense, suspenseful, depressing, intense ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: coming of age, juvenile delinquency, dysfunctional family, murder, tragedy, brutality, farm, lifestyle, parents and children, brother brother relationship, homelessness, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: georgia, usa, iceland, nebraska, mexico
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Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ricky, Julian and Bubbles are about to get out of jail, and this time, Julian vows to go straight, even open a legit business. Soon the Boys will all be rich. At least that's what they've told the parole board. But when they arrive back at ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, light, bloody ...
Plot: heist, marijuana, police investigation, alcohol abuse, friends, buddies, crimes, disorder, misfit, criminal heroes, society, nothing goes right ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, tokyo
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The Spitfire Grill (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Percy, upon being released from prison, goes to the small town of Gillead, to find a place where she can start over again. She is taken in by Hannah, to help out at her place, the Spitfire Grill. Percy brings change to the small town, stirring ...
Style: christian film, touching, emotional, sentimental, sexy ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, family outing
Plot: small town, friendship, bittersweet, self discovery, solitude, hospital, death, christian, abortion, business, runaway, betrayal ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, vermont, usa, ohio, new england ...
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 5.5
 462
Sparkler (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Melba is a Californian trailer-park girl who is told to look for three kings by a phone psychic, and when she meets three guys - Trent, Brad and Joel traveling to Las Vegas, she decides they are those kings and joins them on a trip. In Vegas she ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, stylized, offbeat
Plot: truck driver, psychic, friendship, on the road, gambling, unfaithful husband, stripper, reunited friends, female impersonator, disorder, friends, couples ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa, los angeles
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 5.8
 1K
Little City (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Best friends Adam and Kevin have a lot in common. Probably too much! In fact, Kevin is carrying on a torrid affair with Adam's girlfriend, Nina, on the side! And if this triangle wasn't crowded enough, the arrival of a seductive newcomer ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, talky, clever, witty ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, infidelity, painter, painting, catholic church, lesbian, priest, confession, mob boss, romance, unfulfillment, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa, california, new york, los angeles ...
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Kids in the Hall: Brain Candy (1996)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A pharmaceutical scientist creates a pill that makes people remember their happiest memory, and although it's successful, it has unfortunate side effects.
Style: clever, humorous, visually appealing, unusual plot structure, affectionate ...
Audience: kids
Plot: satire, depression, obsession, addiction, scientist, drugs, cancer, insanity, brutality, weed, television, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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 6.9
 23K
Junebug (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: On the way to meet with an independent artist in the South, newlywed art dealer Madeleine is convinced by her husband, George, that they should stop to meet his family in North Carolina. Madeleine's affluent lifestyle clashes with the family, ...
Style: humorous, emotional, sentimental, semi serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: pregnancy, dysfunctional family, art, eccentricity, painting, jealousy, eccentric family, love and romance, small town, family problems, meet the parents, newlyweds ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north carolina, chicago illinois, usa, southern usa
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 5.6
 69K
Daddy Day Care (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two men get laid off and have to become stay-at-home dads when they can't find jobs, which inspires them to open their own day-care center.
Style: humorous, entertaining, funny, not serious, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, teens, preschoolers
Plot: children, mischievous children, farce, unemployment, father son relationship, fish out of water, kindergarten, goofy hero, friends, workplace situations, nothing goes right, success ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Daddy and Them (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When an uncle is charged with murder, the event reverberates throughout a poor Arkansas family, including a struggling musician and his wife, her mother, her sister, and his father.
Style: semi serious, touching, realistic, psychological, humorous
Plot: father son relationship, homecoming, mother daughter relationship, brother brother relationship, husband wife relationship, sister sister relationship, jealousy, dysfunctional family, family gatherings, family problems, murder, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, arkansas, alabama, southern usa, nashville tennessee ...
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Come Early Morning (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Lucy wakes up in bed with a stranger and obviously from a night of drinking. She checks out and pays for the motel room on her account. Through her grandmother, she finds out her father is in town and pays him a visit. She agrees to go to his new ...
Style: psychological, sincere, touching, semi serious, realistic
Plot: small town, human nature, romance, couples, social relations, personal growth, sexual promiscuity, religion, mother daughter relationship, going straight, motel, blonde ...
Time: contemporary
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 7.0
 8K
Citizen Ruth (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: "Citizen Ruth" is the story of Ruth Stoops, a woman who nobody even noticed -- until she got pregnant. Now, everyone wants a piece of her. The film is a comedy about one woman caught in the ultimate tug-of-war: a clash of wild, noisy, ...
Style: witty, political, melancholic, stylized, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: abortion, drug abuse, culture clash, unwanted pregnancy, addiction, pregnancy, politics, female protagonist, moral dilemma, youth, life is a bitch, drug addiction ...
Time: 90s
Place: nebraska, vietnam
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 5.5
 20K
Hick (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A pistol-packing teen meets an unstable rebel and a cocaine-snorting drifter as she hitchhikes her way out West.
Style: touching, realistic, semi serious, captivating, dramatic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: teenage girl, hitchhiker, teenage runaway, on the road, self discovery, teenage life, friendship, youth, hitchhiking, alcoholic, adolescence vs adulthood, age difference ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: nebraska, oklahoma, usa, california
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The Capture of the Green River Killer (2008)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: A pair of girls seeking adventure beyond the their Western Washington trailer park encounter the area's most ruthless serial killer. Based on Sheriff David Reichert's book, "Chasing the Devil: My Twenty-Year Quest to Capture the Green ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: serial killer, crimes, police investigation, manhunt, strangulation, police detective, law enforcement, psychopath, bodies, notoriety, teenage girl, murder ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
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 4.8
 187
Killers Three (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: America's DJ Dick Clark and Robert Walker Jr. star as two country boys who decide to rob a pile of cash from a bootlegger, assisted by the man's restless wife (Diane Varsi). But the heist doesn't go as planned and takes a tragic turn. ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: bootlegging, gangsters, wanted, heist, married couple, dishonesty, crimes, special agents, law enforcement, starting over, violence spree, couples ...
Time: 1930s
Place: north carolina, south carolina, california, southern usa
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What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Gilbert has to care for his brother Arnie and his obese mother, which gets in the way when love walks into his life.
Style: touching, emotional, melancholic, depressing, sad ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: disability, dysfunctional family, mentally challenged, self discovery, small town, mental illness, responsibility, brothers, character study, coming of age, life philosophy, compassion ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: iowa, usa
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In the Heat of the Night (1967)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An African American detective is asked to investigate a murder in a racist southern town.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, thought provoking, suspense ...
Plot: racism, small town, prejudice, racial slur, police, mystery, crimes, police procedural, police officer, chief of police, racist, false accusation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1930s
Place: mississippi, usa, southern usa, california, north carolina ...
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Black Snake Moan (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A God-fearing bluesman takes to a wild young woman who, as a victim of childhood sexual abuse, is looking everywhere for love, but never quite finding it.
Style: psychological, sexy, emotional, melancholic, rough ...
Plot: captive, sex scene, redemption, nymphomaniac, drugs, unfaithful girlfriend, friendship, sex addict, going straight, nervous breakdown, blues, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tennessee, southern usa, mississippi, usa
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Trailer Park Boys (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the booze-fueled misadventures of three longtime pals and petty serial criminals who run scams from their Nova Scotia trailer park.
Style: sitcom, witty, semi serious, humorous, funny ...
Plot: stoners, white trash, social misfits, group of friends, buddies, lifestyle, nothing goes right, society, misfit, youth, disorder, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, nova scotia
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 4.6
 239
Preacherman (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Phony backwoods preacher Amos T. Huxley stays in a small North Carolina town long enough to fleece his congregation, swindle the profits from a moonshine still, and seduce dumb blonde Mary Lou. Mary Lou's ex-boyfriend becomes suspicious of the ...
Style: cult film
Plot: preacher, exploitation, backwoods, charlatan, female nudity, chase, fake, baptism, faith healing, nudity (full frontal - brief), wanted, evangelical christianity ...
Time: 70s
Place: north carolina, southern usa
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Hot Summer in Barefoot County (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A city cop is sent out to the country to go undercover and bust up a ring of moonshiners run by a woman and her three hot teenage daughters.
Style: cult film
Plot: hillbilly, woman with a gun, motorcycle, biker, chase, car chase, mother daughter relationship, wedding, marriage proposal, police, love, marriage ...
Place: north carolina, southern usa
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