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 erotic, serious, realistic, disturbing, suspense and psychological films and TV shows about / with taboo, female nudity, sex, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), incest, family relations, bare breasts, forbidden love and kiss plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Thriller genres shot in USA, Italy, Sweden and other countries.
taboo movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as taboo: True Siblings (2000), Close My Eyes (1991), Malicious (1973), Time of Wickedness (1985), Love Actually... Sucks! (2011), Tehran Taboo (2017), What's Going On With My Sister (2014), Open My Heart (2002), Vixen! (1968), Forbidden Relations (1983).

List of taboo movies

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, suspense
Plot: taboo, incest, brother sister sex, brother sister incest, sex with sister, love affair, taboo sex, sibling relationship, shame, guilt, incestuous sex, teenage sexuality ...
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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, sexy ...
Plot: incest, forbidden love, brother sister incest, taboo, brother sister relationship, marriage, brother sister sex, couple relations, infidelity, erotica, dishonesty, secret ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: london
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Malicious (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A beautiful housekeeper becomes a romantic attraction to a widower and his three sons.
Style: erotic, sexual, sexy, humorous, sex comedy ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, sex, older woman teenage boy sex, voyeur, taboo, blackmail, voyeurism, older woman teenage boy relationship, love and romance, parents and children, housekeeper, erotica ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, sicily
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Time of Wickedness (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Filled with guilt over his forbidden desires, young man leaves home and his studies. He finds a new smaller place to stay, a low-paying but satisfying job and a girlfriend. Then his mother, unable to fight her forbidden desires, shows up.
Style: erotic
Plot: incest, mother son incest, sex with mother, forbidden sex, taboo, incestuous sex, asian, alienation, topless woman, caught having sex, caught in the act, incestuous desire ...
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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, erotic, psychological, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: sex with sister, sex with brother, sex, taboo, gay, brother sister sex, explicit sex, incest, love, forbidden sex, lesbian, obsessive love ...
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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: serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: taboo, women, drugs, prison, suicide, cat, prostitution, loss of virginity, prostitute, virginity, pregnancy, women's rights ...
Time: 2010s
Place: iran, tehran iran
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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: erotic, sexy, captivating, romantic, psychological ...
Plot: japanese schoolgirl, dream girl, incestuous relationship, alternative lifestyle, japanese girl, teenage sexuality, chastity belt, japanese teenager, teenage girl, taboo, forbidden love, stepbrother stepsister relationship ...
Place: japan, osaka japan
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Open My Heart (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Maria lives with her 18-year-old sister, Caterina in a small apartment, tutors her at home, lets her out only for dance classes. Yet Maria sees no reason to hide her work as a prostitute from her sister. Men come in and out of the apartment ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, tragic ending
Plot: lesbian incest, taboo sex, lesbian sex, lesbian, forbidden love, sex with sister, family relations, lesbian love, lesbianism, prostitute, sister sister relationship, lesbian relationship ...
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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, erotic, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: incest, sexploitation, taboo, satire, cuckold, jealousy, racism, sex scene, seductress, sexual abuse, brother sister incest, taboo sex ...
Time: 60s
Place: british columbia, canada, seattle
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Forbidden Relations (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hungary
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on a true story, a love affair develops between a half brother and half-sister. When pregnancy results and word gets out the public is outraged.
Plot: incest, forbidden love, love affair, incestuous sex, suicide by hanging, suicide attempt, infidelity, hospital, male nudity, bus, childbirth, abortion ...
Place: budapest, hungary
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Black & White & Sex (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Prostitute. Hooker. Sex Worker. Whore. Candid and seductive, Angie is determined to set the record straight about sex. As she reveals herself, layer-by-layer, she also exposes the man who is interviewing her. Sometimes provocative and confronting, ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sincere, erotic ...
Plot: sex scene, sex, society, couples, eroticism, battle of the sexes, gender, femme fatale, artists and showbiz, sexual dysfunction, power relations, sexual relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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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: slasher, serious, suspenseful, bleak, intense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, taboo, crimes, psychopath, teenage life, youth, mystery, revelation, infidelity, characters killed one by one, new year ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
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Dog Lay Afternoon (1976)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A young girl witnesses her mother having sex with the family dog. When her father finds out, he burns the dog alive. She is so traumatized by these incidents that she later turns into a nymphomaniac. She moves to an island and lives there with her ...
Style: erotic, controversial, sexploitation film, banned film
Plot: animal sex, zoophilia, bestiality, interspecies sex, taboo sex, erotica, dog, animals, perversion, drunken woman, sexual satisfaction, orgasm ...
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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: sex crime, cult, religion, taboo, incest overtones, dancing, death, elevator, murder, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, flashback ...
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Night Games (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jan (Keve Hjelm) fights impotence (literal and symbolic) and anguished childhood memories in a decadent Swedish castle where risqué parties and daring scenes defy 1960s' movie censorship, reaffirming the ground-breaking role of Swedish films ...
Style: experimental, atmospheric, art house, psychological, erotic ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, oedipus complex, eroticism, castle, family relations, taboo, obsession, hedonism, memories, groom, high society, expressionism ...
Place: eastern europe
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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, suspense ...
Plot: forbidden love, master and servant, sex, interracial romance, taboo, love affair, social differences, dishonesty, love and romance, society, hindu, human rights ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937
Place: india, england, europe, asia
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When We Are All Sleep (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Iran
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Chakameh who has lost both her husband and child in a car accident meets a guy who recently been released from prison. While she is under pressure from the lawyers to compromise with the arrested driver, the guy told her his story of why getting ...
Plot: taboo, proletarian, rain, staircase, writers, strength, hitman, store, movie actress, junkie, legal, sleeping ...
Place: iran, tehran iran
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Taksu (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, Thailand, Indonesia, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Chihiro is depressed and obsessed with his own mortality. Him and his wife, Yuri (Yoko Mitsuya), decide to take a trip to Bali, Indonesia to see his pregnant sister, Kumi (Kiki Sugino). They hope the trip can bring about change.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: husband wife relationship, pregnant woman, seduction, family problems, marital problem, depression, relationships, male female relationship, troubled marriage, relationship problems, marriage crisis, pregnant wife ...
Place: bali, indonesia, asia
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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, disturbing, captivating, serious
Plot: forbidden love, dysfunctional family, brother sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, musician, incest, accidental incest, family relations, bigotry, seduction, intrigue, star crossed lovers ...
Place: the philippines
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Revanche (1983)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 105 min.
Story: During the night of the big earthquake that shook Athens in 1981, Yannis, a 30-year-old cinephile, falls in love with his best friend Yorgos’ girlfriend who allows him to sleep next to her feeling her breast. Yannis and Eva have to overcome ...
Plot: empire, romance, greek, menage a trois, rebellion, male nudity, crisis, female nudity, love triangle, taboo, jungle, friend ...
Place: athens greece
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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, suspense, sentimental, sexy ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, gays and lesbians, opera, gay teenager, midlife crisis, best friends, unfulfilled love, doctors and patients, human nature, sexual abuse, lgbtq ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, venice
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First Love and Other Pains (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Across the boundaries they find each other... in this post-colonial romance. A cynical English professor discovers love in the form of an admiring student. But is it too late for him to find happiness?
Style: queer cinema
Plot: gay asian, older man younger man relationship, gay, teacher student relationship, homosexual, coming out, teacher student romance, lgbtq, intergenerational friendship, teacher student sex, self destructing, trespassing ...
Place: hong kong
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Stealing Heaven (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Yugoslavia
Duration: 108 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, captivating, sexy, realistic, erotic ...
Plot: medieval, nun, fall in love, love and romance, religion, sensuality, ancient, celibacy, pregnancy, convent, passionate sex, defloration ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: france, paris france, europe
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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, realistic, serious, touching
Plot: pregnancy, family relations, against the rules, hopes, family problems, family life, redemption, love and romance, unfulfillment, single parent, siblings relations, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
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Much Loved (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Morocco
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A social drama about four marginalized prostitutes in Marrakech and their complex relations with their families and society at large.
Style: touching, captivating, thought provoking, suspense
Plot: sex, prostitute, unsimulated sex, mother daughter relationship, debauchery, teenage daughter, child prostitution, lgbt, art, girl, humiliation, female nudity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa, morocco, north africa
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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: disturbing, dark
Plot: sex with father, nudity (full frontal - brief), darkness, sex, female nudity, overprotective father, sex with daughter, father daughter relationship, taboo sex, forced incest, taboo, hostage ...
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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: male nudity, gay, lawyer, transvestism, hiding place, s&m, desire, love interest, sexual perversion, medical student, sexuality, sexual attraction ...
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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: suspense, psychological, thought provoking, psychotronic, futuristic ...
Plot: astronaut, space mission, survival, baby, trapped in space, galaxy, gardening, black hole, space travel, rape, experiment, doctor ...
Time: future
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Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Four corrupted fascist libertines round up 9 teenage boys and girls and subject them to 120 days of sadistic physical, mental and sexual torture.
Style: erotic, art house, disturbing, sexy, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: torture, sex, rape, libertine, sexual perversion, kidnapping, sexual torture, fascism, sexual abuse, obsession, strong violent content, atrocity ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, latin america
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The Celebration (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A grandiose party to celebrate a sixtieth birthday unleashes a family drama with all the lies that conceal horrendous secrets. The eldest son, Christian, stages a showdown with the popular pater familias; his provocative, moving after-dinner speech ...
Style: cerebral, art house, disturbing, gloomy, thought provoking ...
Plot: incest, suicide, birthday, family secret, child abuse, hotel, sexual abuse, party, haunted by the past, dysfunctional family, dogma, drunk ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: denmark, europe
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