Taboo movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant taboo movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, suspense, psychological and sexy films and TV shows about / with taboo, sex, female nudity, male nudity, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), bare breasts, kiss, friendship and sex scene plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, India and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as taboo: Close My Eyes (1991), True Siblings (2000), Tehran Taboo (2017), Vixen! (1968), Malicious (1973), Love Actually... Sucks! (2011), What's Going On With My Sister (2014), Taboo (2002), Long Lost (2018), There's Something About Mary (1998).

List of taboo movies

Close My Eyes (1991)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After some years of tension, Richard begins a sexual relationship with his sister Natalie. Now married, the relationship proves dangerously obsessional.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, bleak
Plot: incest, forbidden love, brother sister incest, brother sister relationship, taboo, marriage, couple relations, dishonesty, brother sister sex, husband wife relationship, secret, lie ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: london
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 5.5
 168
True Siblings (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 58 min.
Story: The siblings Linus, 19-years-old, who are taking driving license and Vanja, 17-years-old, who's still in school. Their mom Eva works night shift at a hotel. We get to follow them during one month. Linus and Vanja begin to realize that they are ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: taboo, brother sister incest, incest, sibling, sibling relationship, guilt, shame, brother sister relationship, memory, brother sister sex, sex, kiss ...
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 7.1
 4K
Tehran Taboo (2017)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The lives of three strong-willed women and a young musician cross paths in Tehran’s schizophrenic society where sex, adultery, corruption, prostitution and drugs coexist with strict religious law. In this bustling modern metropolis, avoiding ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: taboo, prostitution, drugs, pregnancy, prison, virginity, women's rights, one night stand, apartment building, diabetes, drug use, hanging ...
Time: 2010s
Place: tehran iran, iran
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 5.7
 3K
Vixen! (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Vixen lives in a Canadian mountain resort with her naive pilot husband. While he's away flying in tourists, she gets it on with practically everybody including a husband and his wife, and even her biker brother. She is openly racist, and she ...
Style: sexy, serious, realistic, offbeat, sexual ...
Plot: cuckold, taboo, taboo sex, sexual abuse, neglected wife, satire, motorcycle, communism, pilot, incest, fishing, jealousy ...
Time: 60s
Place: canada, british columbia, seattle, seattle washington
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 6.4
 2K
Malicious (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A beautiful housekeeper becomes a romantic attraction to a widower and his three sons.
Style: sexual, erotic, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, voyeur, taboo, cuckold, love and romance, parents and children, housekeeper, older woman teenage boy relationship, blackmail, implied incest, unfulfilled love, fall in love ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
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Love Actually... Sucks! (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Love Actually... Sucks! was inspired by real-life events, and opens with a dramatic wedding feast. It tells a variety of stories about love that has gone wrong: a brother and sister in an illicit relationship, a married painter who falls in love ...
Style: suspense, psychological, rough, disturbing
Plot: explicit sex, taboo, obsessive love, incest, sex with sister, infidelity, sex, love, interlinked stories, homoeroticism, wedding, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
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What's Going On With My Sister (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mitsuki (Tenka Hashimoto) and Yuya (Yukichi Kobayashi) become stepsister and stepbrother because of their parents' marriage. Mitsuki can't get along with her new family and Yuya doesn't know how to approach his new stepsister. One ...
Style: humorous, romantic, sexy, romanticism, psychological ...
Plot: japanese schoolgirl, stepbrother stepsister relationship, taboo, unrequited love, teenager, forbidden love, spirit, teenage sexuality, life after death, family relations, schoolgirl, incestuous relationship ...
Place: osaka japan, japan
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 3.6
 2K
Taboo (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Six young adults struggle with their personal demons while staying at a secluded mansion during a dark and stormy night where a seemingly innocent game of 'taboo' brings out their inter-most secrets which soon leads to murder.
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, intense ...
Plot: taboo, murder, crimes, serial killer, mystery, youth, deadly, psychopath, teenage life, revelation, slasher, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
Is relevant ?
 5.1
 977
Long Lost (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When Seth receives a mysterious letter inviting him to spend the weekend at a secluded mansion in the country, he soon realizes the people inside the house may know him better than he knows himself.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, enigmatic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: taboo, mansion, weekend, temptation, luxury, girlfriend, dysfunctional family, invitation, death, millionaire, suspicion, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: connecticut, usa
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There's Something About Mary (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Having never fully recovered from a prom date that became a total disaster, a man finally gets a chance to reunite with his old prom date, only to run up against other suitors including the sleazy detective he hired to find her.
Style: humorous, light, sexy, funny, sexual ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: stupidity, true love, dream girl, private detective, obstacle, hitchhiker, romance, dishonesty, obsession, hidden identity, nothing goes right, wooing ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: miami, usa, florida, rhode island
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 4.7
 130
Taboo (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Solidarity with the border people. Equal rights for the sexual deviants. Kristoffer Lohman is a young solicitor who collects stories and knowledge of different perversions. This has affected and changed his own sexual life. Sara, a young ...
Plot: gay, transvestism, lawyer, voyeurism, medical student, sex scene, taboo, desire, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sexuality, love interest, sexual perversion ...
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Before the Rains (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, India, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Set in southern India in the late 1930s, this provocative tale traces the story of three people caught in an inexorable web of forbidden romance and dangerous secrets. After a British spice planter falls in love with his alluring servant, an ...
Style: sincere, touching, sentimental, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: forbidden love, master and servant, love affair, social differences, love and romance, dishonesty, society, interracial romance, infidelity, village, hindu, taboo ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, year 1937
Place: india, europe, asia, england
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 7.0
 47K
Kinsey (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Kinsey is a portrait of researcher Alfred Kinsey, driven to uncover the most private secrets of a nation. What begins for Kinsey as a scientific endeavor soon takes on an intensely personal relevance, ultimately becoming an unexpected journey into ...
Style: intellectual, thought provoking, talky, serious, sincere ...
Plot: sexuality, research, professor, student, marriage, college, scientist, free love, interview, teaching, human nature, sexual dysfunction ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1940s, 40s, 1950s
Place: indiana, usa
Is relevant ?
 8.3
 231K
The Boat (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: West Germany
Duration: 149 min.
Story: A German submarine hunts allied ships during the Second World War, but it soon becomes the hunted. The crew tries to survive below the surface, while stretching both the boat and themselves to their limits.
Style: epic, tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: submarine, naval battle, world war two, navy, war, battles, ocean or sea, german, ocean, military, third reich, mission ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1942, year 1941
Place: atlantic ocean, germany, mediterranean sea
Is relevant ?
 5.7
 642
Daddy (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Colin is a stud. Stew, not so much. They've been virtually inseparable since college. But now Colin has fallen for a much younger man.
Plot: extramarital affair, friendship, taboo, gay, fellatio, sleeping pill, gay interest, dorm room, newspaper columnist, male protagonist, family, jealousy ...
Place: los angeles, pittsburgh
Is relevant ?
 7.0
 9K
You Me Her (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 28 min.
TV show
Story: An unusual, real-world romance involving relatable people, with one catch - there are three of them! You Me Her infuses the sensibilities of a smart, grounded indie rom-com with a distinctive twist: one of the two parties just happens to be a ...
Style: light, romantic, touching, sincere, alternative comedy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: threesome, polyamory, open marriage, lesbian relationship, love triangle, lesbian romance, lesbian, free love, infidelity, neighbor neighbor relationship, sexual exploration, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: portland oregon
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 3K
Blame (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A drama teacher's taboo relationship with an unstable student strikes a nerve in her jealous classmate, sparking a vengeful chain of events within their suburban high school that draws parallels to 'The Crucible'.
Style: realistic, talky, emotional, atmospheric, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: teacher student relationship, older man younger woman relationship, high school, peer pressure, bullying, life is a bitch, teenage life, loneliness, protection, depression, society, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Burning Palms (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A subversive tale that interlaces five stories set in Los Angeles, where no taboo is left unexplored as each character careens toward a dark and often comic fate
Style: disturbing, humorous, realistic, semi serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: nothing goes right, couple relations, dysfunctional family, couples, family problems, family life, eccentric family, destructive relationship, disorder, family relations, society, introspection ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, santa monica california
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His Dark Materials (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lyra is an orphan who lives in a parallel universe in which science, theology and magic are entwined. Lyra's search for a kidnapped friend uncovers a sinister plot involving stolen children, and turns into a quest to understand a mysterious ...
Style: atmospheric, suspense, enigmatic, dark
Plot: child protagonist, magic, science, parallel universe, arctic, united kingdom, friendship, travel, prophecy, children, orphan, alternate universe ...
Place: norway
Is relevant ?
 5.8
 28K
High Life (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, UK, Germany, Poland, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A father and his daughter struggle to survive in deep space where they live in isolation.
Style: psychotronic, psychological, suspense, exciting, thought provoking ...
Plot: black hole, trapped in space, spacecraft, baby, space mission, galaxy, dangerous mission, human experiment, solar system, deep space, danger, medical experiment ...
Time: future
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Professor Marston & the Wonder Women (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The unconventional life of Dr. William Marston, the Harvard psychologist and inventor who helped invent the modern lie detector test and created Wonder Woman in 1941.
Style: factual, psychological, sentimental, captivating
Plot: polyamory, bdsm, lesbian, lgbt, superheroine, bisexual, psychologist, lesbianism, seduction, friendship, justice, harvard ...
Time: 1940s, year 1941, year 1972, year 1985, year 1947 ...
Place: ancient greece, connecticut, louisiana, ireland, england ...
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Stealing Heaven (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Yugoslavia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Abelard, a famous teacher of philosophy at the cathedral school of Notre Dame, falls in love with one of his students, Héloïse d'Argenteuil. A sixteen-year old girl raised in a convent, Héloïse has an intellectual curiosity and rebels ...
Style: sexual, erotic, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: nun, convent, pregnancy, celibacy, medieval, theology, love and romance, fall in love, youth, clergy, lifestyle, unfulfillment ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: france, paris france, europe
Is relevant ?
 5.2
 25
Chasing Fire (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Living behind the shadow of her mother, Kristin falls in love with Shane, an aspiring musician, whom she soon discovers to have something innately in common with her.
Style: suspense, captivating, serious, disturbing
Plot: dysfunctional family, forbidden love, family relations, friendship, brutality, intrigue, brother sister relationship, bigotry, star crossed lovers, mother daughter relationship, seduction, incest ...
Place: the philippines
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 4.6
 135
The Commune (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Jenny Cross has to spend summer vacation with her deadbeat dad in his creepy commune, she thinks clean living and boredom will kill her. But some fates are worse than death.
Style: surprise ending, avant garde, suspense
Plot: cult, incest overtones, female director, pregnancy, dancing, occult, surveillance, milf, incest, loss of virginity, pedophilia, male nudity ...
Is relevant ?
 6.9
 318
Sancharram (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Kiran is mortified by her growing lesbian desire for the effervescent Delilah in an idyllic Indian village where arranged marriage is the only acceptable form of coupling.
Plot: lesbian relationship, lesbian romance, lgbt, lesbian interest, lesbian, lesbianism, father daughter relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship, classroom, love, suicidal, best friend ...
Place: india
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Cellar Secret (2016)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Rick and Virginia Sims have a simple, spiritual life together when they are given the gift of an unexpected pregnancy. Blessings can be deadly. When Rick is left to raise their daughter on his own, Dalana becomes the sole importance in her ...
Style: dark, disturbing
Plot: rape, hostage, tied up, torture, nudity (full frontal - brief), taboo, sex, darkness
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 3K
Half Moon (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Country: Austria, France, Iran, Iraq
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Mamo, an old and legendary Kurdish musician living in Iran, plans to give one final concert in Iraqi Kurdistan. After seven months of trying to get a permit and rounding up his ten sons, he sets out for the long and troublesome journey in a derelict ...
Style: sentimental, captivating, realistic, touching, humorous ...
Plot: on the road, follow your dream, musician's life, world, self discovery, social relations, against the rules, human rights, composer, golden years, artists and showbiz, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iraq, middle east, iran, kurdistan, turkey
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 2K
Friends (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A story about a girl named Priya (Preity Zinta) who is the apple of her parents' eyes. She defied the Indian culture when she got pregnant out of marriage by Saif Ali Khan
Style: emotional, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: pregnancy, bollywood, family relations, redemption, family life, against the rules, hopes, family problems, unfulfilled love, single parent, love and romance, unfulfillment ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
Is relevant ?
 4.5
 236
Virgin Report (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: West Germany, Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Part documentary, part mockumentary, part sexploitation, all Franco. Starting in the Garden of Eden we are taken on a voyage around the world that covers various rites of passage and cultures deflowering of the virgin.
Style: erotic, sexploitation film, semi documentary
Plot: puritan, ritual, sex scene, fight, teenage girl, monk, cult, blood on face, virgin, sexuality, male nudity, beach ...
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David's Birthday (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two couples are enjoying their summer at the beach, but when the grown son of one couple arrives, it surprisingly stirs something in the husband of the other couple, will the forbidden feelings end badly?
Style: serious, realistic, sentimental, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: gay, gay teenager, midlife crisis, opera, lgbt, best friends, human nature, unfulfilled love, sexual abuse, doctors and patients, ocean, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, venice
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