Mistreatment movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mistreatment movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, serious, realistic, rough, bleak and disturbing films and TV shows about / with mistreatment, violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, cruelty, female nudity, sadism, murder, blood and torture plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres shot in USA, Japan, France and other countries.
mistreatment
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mistreatment movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as mistreatment: The Magdalene Sisters (2002), Whore (1991), An American Crime (2007), Petulia (1968), Nathalie: Escape from Hell (1978), Hoops (2020), Class of 1984 (1982), Mysterious Skin (2004), The Class (2007), Murder in the First (1995).

List of mistreatment movies

The Magdalene Sisters (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Four women are given into the custody of the Magdalene sisterhood asylum to correct their sinful behavior: Crispina and Rose have given birth to a premarital child, Margaret got raped by her cousin and the orphan Bernadette had been repeatedly ...
Style: bleak, brutal, suspense, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: convent, nun, sexual harassment, punishment, sin, life is a bitch, society, violence against women, sexual abuse, human spirit, corporal punishment, mistreatment ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1964
Place: ireland, europe, latin america
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 5.6
 3K
Whore (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This melodrama investigates the life of a prostitute in a pseudo-documentary style.
Style: serious, sincere, bleak, harsh, sexual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prostitute, mistreatment, rape, redemption, friendship, nightlife, downfall, hopes, life is a bitch, introspection, woman in danger, strong sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
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An American Crime (2007)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The true story of suburban housewife Gertrude Baniszewski, who kept a teenage girl locked in the basement of her Indiana home during the 1960s.
Style: serious, rough, bleak, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: child abuse, torture, dysfunctional family, crimes, domestic violence, confined, mentally unstable, murder, family problems, captivity, threat, true crime ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: usa, indiana
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Escaping the Madhouse: The Nellie Bly Story (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An investigative reporter Nellie Bly, who’s on a mission to expose the deplorable conditions and mistreatment of patients at the notorious Women’s Lunatic Asylum, and feigns mental illness in order to be institutionalized to report from the ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, atmospheric, dark
Plot: mental institution, female reporter, torture, mistreatment, investigation, violence, fish out of water, psychiatrist, strong female lead, doctors and patients, murder, abuse ...
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Grisaia no Meikyuu Caprice no Mayu 0 (2015)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Yuuji makes the unexpected decision to pursue promotion within the institution he works for. He meets with JB to discuss the documents he submitted for review as a part of the promotion process, documents pertaining to his own past.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, adult animation
Plot: fight, killer child, murder, violence, dysfunctional family, hostage, mistreatment, loss of mother, abusive father, sadism, mother son relationship, shot in the hand ...
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 7.1
 3K
Petulia (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An unhappily married socialite finds solace in the company of a recently divorced doctor.
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, witty, cult film ...
Plot: midlife crisis, infidelity, divorce, socialite, mistreatment, family problems, thirtysomething life, charity, couples, young lovers, romance, society ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1968
Place: san francisco, california, usa, mexico, america ...
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Nathalie: Escape from Hell (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A beautiful American doctor imprisoned in a Nazi concentration camp uses her skill to save the life of an SS officer, who falls in love with her. However, a sadistic female SS officer considers him her personal property, and has no compunction about ...
Plot: nazism, mistreatment, sexual sadism, torture, pubic hair, drink, water, prostitution, sexual attraction, depravity, lesbian kiss, orgy ...
Time: 1940s
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 6.0
 4K
Hoops (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A foul-mouthed high school basketball coach is sure he'll hit the big leagues if he can only turn his terrible team around. Good luck with that.
Style: adult animation, cynical, visually appealing, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: school, high school, male protagonist, adult humor, basketball coach, sexual humor, obscenity, sexual content, sex, mistreatment, sexuality, censorship ...
Place: usa
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 6.6
 10K
Class of 1984 (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Andy is a new teacher at a inner city high school that is like nothing he has ever seen before. There is metal detectors at the front door and everything is basically run by a tough kid named Peter Stegman. Soon, Andy and Stegman become enemies and ...
Style: cult film, disturbing, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: gang, high school, school, punk, juvenile delinquency, vigilante, teacher, drug dealing, murder, vengeance, teenage life, music teacher ...
Time: 80s, future, 20th century
Place: usa
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Mysterious Skin (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A teenage hustler and a young man obsessed with alien abductions cross paths, together discovering a horrible, liberating truth.
Style: disturbing, psychological, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: homosexual rape, pedophilia, child abuse, child molestation, male rape, homosexual, sexual abuse, man boy relationship, gay teenager, homosexuality, gays and lesbians, gay ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, 1990s, year 1991 ...
Place: usa, new york, kansas
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 7.9
 14K
The Class (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Estonia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An average guy of an Estonian high-school decides to defend his bullied classmate. This starts war between him and the informal leader of the class. As teenagers' honour is a touchy thing, everything ends in bloodshed.
Style: disturbing, serious, tense, emotional, sincere ...
Plot: vengeance, juvenile delinquency, life is a bitch, social misfits, social decay, society, humiliation, teenage life, youth, friendship, rivalry, human nature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, estonia
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Murder in the First (1995)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Inspired by a true story. A petty criminal sent to Alcatraz in the 1930s is caught attempting to make an escape. As punishment he is put in solitary confinement. The maximum stay is supposed to be 19 days, but Henri spends years alone, cold and in ...
Style: thought provoking, emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: prison, murder, lawyer, courtroom, theft, warden, solitary, prisoner, fighting the system, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 20th century, 30s, year 1941 ...
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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August Underground (2001)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Imagine walking down the street and finding an unmarked VHS tape. Curiosity peaked, you take it home and pop it in. What starts off as two men screwing around with a video camera quickly transforms into an ultra-realistic torture sequence where the ...
Style: rough, brutal, sadistic, suspense, scatology
Plot: degradation, serial killer, murder, torture, identical twins, rape, basement, blood, tattoo, maniac, goat, convenience store ...
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 7.4
 2K
The Method (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: The main character is an extraordinary and mysterious person, at the same time, he (Rodion Meglin) is an outstanding inspector. Rodion is used to work alone in order to keep the secrecy of his unusual method. Young graduate Esenya Steklova is ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: investigation, mental illness, serial killer, crimes, danger, psychosis, brutality, haunted by the past, murder, human nature, uncover truth, good versus evil ...
Time: year 2015
Place: russia
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The Poughkeepsie Tapes (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When hundreds of videotapes showing torture, murder and dismemberment are found in an abandoned house, they reveal a serial killer's decade-long reign of terror and become the most disturbing collection of evidence homicide detectives have ever ...
Style: macabre, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, sadistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, serial killer, maniac, sadism, murder, psychopath, pedophilia, investigation, criminal psychologist, riddles and clues, mysterious man, missing person ...
Time: year 2001
Place: new york, usa, pennsylvania
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Flesh for Olivia (2002)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Olivia, a beautiful hooker under the influence of the violent and degenerate pimp Claudio, uses her charms to seduce young women so Claudio can film them. Things take a turn for the worse when Melody, one of Olivia's willing ...
Plot: pubic hair, fondling, strangulation, bondage, sexual perversion, erotica, stockings, nipples, fetish, sex, underwear, panties ...
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Death Laid An Egg (1968)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A love triangle develops between three people who run a high tech chicken farm. It involves Anna (who owns the farm), her husband Marco (who kills prostitutes in his spare time) and Gabriella (the very beautiful secretary). Marco continues to kill ...
Style: suspense
Plot: serial killer, chicken farm, love triangle, mysterious death, mistreatment, bra and panties, room, dress, female corpse, voyeur, blackmail, prostitute ...
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The Killers Are Our Guests (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After a bungled diamond heist a trio of killers take refuge at the home of a country doctor and force him at gunpoint to attend to their mortally wounded colleague. They abuse the doctor and take sexual advantage of his wife. But everything is not ...
Style: suspense
Plot: robbery, voyeur, murder, home invasion, rape, blood, sadism, fear, long hair, female nudity, sunglasses, manipulation ...
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Intentions of Murder (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Sadako, cursed by generations before her and neglected by her common-law husband, falls prey to a brutal home intruder. But rather than become a victim, she forges a path to her own awakening.
Style: suspense, rough, tense, disturbing, bleak
Plot: japanese new wave, rape, dysfunctional relationship, unhappiness, violence, suicide attempt, anger, obsession, suffering, maid, dark past, mistress ...
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Yakuza Torture History - Lynching (1969)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The film is divided into three parts - the first two taking place in feudal Japan, the last segment being more "modern" and set in the late 1960's. All three deal with those that have broken the Yakuza code, and their subsequent ...
Style: anthology
Plot: yakuza, brutality, shot in the head, greed, mercilessness, grenade, money, multiple murder, chase, photograph, extortion, shot to death ...
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Welcome Home, Johnny Bristol (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An American soldier manages to endure his captivity in a Vietnamese POW camp by keeping alive the memories of life in his home town. When he is finally released from the camp, and is discharged from the military, he goes back to his town - but he ...
Plot: massage, wheelchair, pond, priest, hospital, nurse, church, phone booth, courthouse, swimming, handcuffed, airplane ...
Time: 70s
Place: philadelphia, vietnam, vermont
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Helga, She Wolf of Spilberg (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Helga, a woman who runs a strict prison camp, forces her female prisoners into slave labor and to be love toys for her own personal pleasure, as well as for her soldiers. Issuing torture and whippings to anyone who dares defy her, man or woman.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: sadism, beating, evil, sexual sadism, sexual perversion, women fight, punishment, rebellion, degradation, sadist, ss officer, women in prison ...
Time: 1940s
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Death Steps in the Dark (1977)
Genre: Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, Greece
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An Italian reporter is travelling on the Instabul-Athens train. A woman is murdered with the reporter's letter-opener so that makes him the main suspect. With the help of his Swedish girlfriend he starts investigating in order to prove his ...
Plot: whodunit, female nudity, death, manipulation, pain, sex, murder witness, seduction, murder mystery, mistreatment, sensuality, dead woman ...
Place: athens greece
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Death Smiles on a Murderer (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A man discovers an ancient Incan formula for raising the dead, and uses it for a series of revenge murders.
Style: gothic, psychological, suspenseful, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, necrophilia, killer, violence, fear, anger, adultery, human monster, female psychopath, jealousy, obsession, rage ...
Time: 1900s
Is relevant ?
 8.2
 122
Pueblo (1973)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dramatization showing the 1968 seizure of the spy ship, Pueblo, by the North Koreans and the treatment of the Pueblo's crew during their year of captivity through flashbacks during the 1969 investigation of the affair.
Plot: confession, mistreatment, interrogation, signature, capture, espionage, kidnapping, cold war, pow, jail cell, u.s. navy, torture ...
Time: year 1968
Is relevant ?
 3.6
 104
Blood Bride (1982)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The somewhat frigid Marie falls in love with a man who, as it turns out, seems to have an unhealthy obsession with nuns. Could a childhood trauma have something to do with it?
Style: suspense
Plot: bathroom, suicide, church, violence, catholicism, office, abusive mother, book, nun, car driving, underwear, flashback ...
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Lullaby of the Earth (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of an orphan girl, brought up in naive, rustic innocence by an elderly relative, who is suddenly exposed to the brutality, greed and deceptiveness of the outside world when her grandmother dies. Notwithstanding her healthy distrust of all ...
Plot: pilgrimage, man hits a woman, girl, teenager, female protagonist, caning, torture, earth, sea, venereal disease, temple, flashback ...
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Golden Apples of the Sun (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Behind these bars lies an unbridled fury. Caged Terror-a tale of madness, infidelity and revenge. Everyone needs to get away from it all, and the country is the most tranquil place to escape life's everyday battles. Or is it? Richard and Janet, ...
Style: avant garde, cult film
Plot: rape, teenager, revenge, insanity, sadism, torture, perversion, suffering, humiliation, kidnapping, hippie, forest ...
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 5.8
 472
Dear Elza! (2014)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Hungary
Duration: 96 min.
Story: "Mankind is nature's greatest mistake. In his actions echoes millions of years of instinct and a few genius's idea's useless revolution." End of 1942, eastern front, Ukraine. Private Lombos, tied to his family and his ...
Plot: eastern front, interrogation, battle, forest, grenade, machine gun, translator, rifle, barbed wire, military police, escape, world war two ...
Time: year 1942
Place: soviet union
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Urotsukidôji II: Legend of the Demon Womb (1993)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In this sequel to Urotsukidoji: Legend of the Overfiend, the unbelievable sexual violence of the Overfiend and his cohorts from Hell continues to wreak havoc on the earth. Who can stop this relentless onslaught?
Style: saga, suspense, cult film, macabre, biting ...
Plot: double penetration, demon, monster rape, destruction, bite, jacket, sadist, frustration, classmate, licking, survivor, cousin cousin relationship ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 1940s
Place: berlin germany
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