Child trafficking movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant child trafficking movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, tense and exciting films and TV shows about / with child trafficking, human trafficking, crimes, kidnapping, revenge, murder, investigation, police officer, flashback and sex trafficking plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, India, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as child trafficking: Sin Identidad (2014), Sold (2014), The Other Family (2011), Small World (2021), Masculine (2014), Mahanadhi (1994), She Has a Name (2016), The Vice of Hope (2018), शिवाय (2016), Midnight in the Switchgrass (2021).

List of child trafficking movies

Sin Identidad (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: Mary a successful lawyer based in Madrid is shocked to discover she is adopted. A search for her biological parents soon leads to a web of deceit and betrayal. She uncovers a human trafficking operation, which leads her down a dark path.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense
Plot: female lawyer, child trafficking, revenge, kidnapped woman, false accusation, slave trader, human trafficking, lawyer, betrayal, rivalry, secret, frame up ...
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Sold (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, India
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lakshmi is a thirteen-year-old girl who lives with her family in a small hut on a mountain in Nepal. When the Himalayan monsoons wash away all that remains of the family's crops, Lakshmi's father says she must leave home and take a job to ...
Style: rough, serious, disturbing, suspense, social
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: sex trafficking, child prostitution, child trafficking, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, poverty, forced prostitution, new job, stepfather, salvation, teenager, human trafficking, rape ...
Place: nepal, india
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The Other Family (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Jean Paul and Chema have been together ten years. They have successful careers, a comfortable home and many friends. But that's all turned turned upside down when close friend Ivana rescues Hendrix from his broken home and asks them to care for ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, queer cinema
Plot: gay, gay adoption, youth, drug addiction, adoption, family relations, overdose, child trafficking, society, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, drug abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
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Small World (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: After disappearing from a small Polish town, a mother discovers her 4-year old daughter, Ola, has been abducted by the Russian Mafia. In pursuit of her daughter, she is stopped for speeding by a police officer, Robert Goc. His intervention results ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: child trafficking, mafia, human trafficking, kidnapping, police investigation, investigation, kidnapped, crime investigation, kidnapped woman, mission, rescue mission, unsolved crime ...
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Masculine (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Meet Shivani Shivaji Roy, Senior Inspector, Crime Branch, Mumbai Police, as she sets out to confront the mastermind behind the child trafficking mafia, which makes the mistake of kidnapping and smuggling a teenage girl who is like a daughter to her. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting
Plot: one woman army, female protagonist, child prostitution, child trafficking, female detective, police investigation, chase, law enforcement, track down, crimes, rape, teenage prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india
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Mahanadhi (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Mahanathi story is about an average man who loses his children, life and properties to overcome a hardship.
Style: sad, dark, cult film
Plot: child trafficking, prison, jail, corruption, anguish, father daughter relationship, vigilantism, released from prison, imprisonment, widower, false accusation, prostitute ...
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She Has a Name (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, Thailand
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jason, an American lawyer, poses as a john to build a legal case against a pimp trafficking girls to Bangkok. Can he win the trust of a young prostitute known only as Number 18 and convince her to risk her life to testify against her pimp?
Style: suspense, captivating, christian film
Plot: human trafficking, sex trafficking, slavery, child trafficking, investigation, slave trade, prostitution, slave trader, sexploitation, social problems, private investigation, prostitute ...
Place: thailand
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The Vice of Hope (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: To support her family, Maria works as a trafficker of surrogate mothers, transporting them from place to place along a river — but when one disappears, Maria is left with the task of finding her and must enter deeper into a world she wishes to ...
Plot: child trafficking, amusement park, hopes, heroin, brothel, childbirth, river, christmas, unplanned pregnancy, pregnant woman, death of dog, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy
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शिवाय (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Shivaay , a fearless Himalayan mountaineer covered in Lord Shiva tattoos, heads to Bulgaria to fulfill his nine-year-old daughter Gaura’s wish of seeing her mother Olga, who abandoned them years ago. But their plan goes for a toss when the little ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense
Plot: fight, child trafficking, kidnapping, car chase, escape, superhero, twists and turns, mountain climbing, chase, computer, helicopter, taxi ...
Place: india, bulgaria
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Midnight in the Switchgrass (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: FBI Agent Karl Helter and his partner Rebecca Lombardo are very close to busting a sex-trafficking ring. When they realize their investigation has crossed the path of a brutal serial killer, they team up with a Texas Ranger to put an end to the ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, maniac, human trafficking, murder, slave trade, saving a life, federal agent, investigation, unsolved crime, rescue mission, crimes, crime investigation ...
Time: year 2004
Place: florida
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I Am Here (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Denmark
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Successful businesswoman Maria has achieved everything except what she wants the most - a baby of her own. She decides to deal with the matter by herself and embarks on a desperate and dangerous journey in order to make her dream come true.
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, captivating, touching, suspenseful
Plot: career woman, hearing voices, nightmare, drug addict, hallucination, desperation, middle aged woman, businesswoman, child trafficking, wanting a baby, infertility, border ...
Place: germany, czech republic
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Three Girls (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: The story of three of the children who were victims in the 2012 grooming and sex trafficking case in Rochdale, for which nine men were convicted and sentenced. The drama explores how these girls were groomed, how they were ignored by the authorities ...
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense, tense, disturbing
Plot: rape, human trafficking, teenage girl, sex slave, police investigation, court case, true crime, sexual abuse, friendship, working class, sexualized violence, pakistani ...
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Every Mother's Worst Fear (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Faced with her parents' recent divorce, her mother working long hours and her high school boyfriend dumping her, 16-year-old Martha looks for solace in the world of Internet chat rooms. Innocent chatting turns deadly as Martha attracts the ...
Plot: kidnapping, kidnapped, internet, lifetime, pedophile, computer, child abduction, death of daughter, morgue, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, child abuse ...
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Schwabenkinder (2003)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A man returning to his parents years after having been sent away as a child-laborer tells his lifetime story to his dying father.
Style: sincere, touching, captivating, psychological
Plot: coming of age, father son reunion, emigration, father son relationship, death of wife, farmer, mountain, child labor, slavery, poverty, child trafficking, countryside ...
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No Exit (2022)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stranded at a rest stop in the mountains during a blizzard, a recovering addict discovers a kidnapped child hidden in a car belonging to one of the people inside the building which sets her on a terrifying struggle to identify who among them is the ...
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, slasher
Plot: winter, snow, isolation, trapped, snowstorm, escape, kidnapping, cold, twists and turns, trap, runaway, kidnapped child ...
Time: contemporary
Place: sacramento california
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I Am All Girls (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A special crimes investigator forms an unlikely bond with a serial killer to bring down a global child sex trafficking syndicate.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: sex trafficking, human trafficking, serial killer, lesbian relationship, policewoman, pedophile, child trafficking, criminal, criminal syndicate, fighting crime, slave trade, partners against crime ...
Time: year 1994
Place: africa, johannesburg south africa
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DNA (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark, France
Duration: 321 min.
TV show
Story: Five years after his daughter disappeared, a mistake in the National Police's DNA register makes it possible for the officer Rolf to finally find out what happened to her.
Style: tense, psychological, unusual plot structure, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, loss of daughter, missing child, police detective, missing person, ex husband ex wife relationship, missing daughter, child trafficking, police investigation, vengeance, evidence, heroes ...
Time: 2010s
Place: denmark, poland, copenhagen
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Bound to Vengeance (2015)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A young woman, Eve, fights back and manages to escape a malicious abductor. However, after discovering she may not be the only victim, Eve unravels a darker truth and decides to turn the tables on her captor.
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, captivating, slasher ...
Plot: kidnapping, revenge, serial rapist, female vigilante, human trafficking, female killer, sex slave, captive, vengeance, rape and revenge, escape, murder ...
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The White Knights (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Jacques Arnault, head of Sud Secours NGO, is planning a high impact operation: he and his team are going to exfiltrate 300 orphan victims of the Chadian civil war and bring them to French adoption applicants. Françoise Dubois, a journalist, is ...
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, sincere
Plot: child in peril, children, orphan, rescue, journalism, life is a bitch, wartime life, child care, adoption, humanitarian, camp, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: africa
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Sunrise (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: India, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Inspector Joshi is a grieving father searching for his daughter Aruna, kidnapped years ago when she was six. In his despair, life converges with a recurring dream in which Joshi pursues a shadowy figure who leads him to 'Paradise', a ...
Style: captivating, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: police inspector, nightmare, child abduction, investigation, obsessive quest, crime investigation, family problems, kidnapping, revenge, beach, child trafficking, family relations
Place: mumbai india
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Estocolmo (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: "Stockholm: Lost Identity" narrates over 13 chapters with almost surgical detail the criminal, judicial and media research about the disappearance of a young woman by a network of trafficking. An attorney general, an undercover agent and a ...
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, tense
Plot: journalist, investigative journalism, fighting crime, investigation, investigative reporter, working undercover, crime solving, unsolved crime, undercover agent, forensics, crime investigation, slave trade ...
Place: argentina
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Ghajini (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 186 min.
Story: Sanjay a rich tycoon suffering from short term memory loss due to being hit by a metal pole when trying to intervene on his girlfriend's murder. Because of this his memory can only last for 15 minutes and he doesn't remember events or ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting ...
Plot: memory loss, diary, crimes, loss of loved one, revenge, rage, murder, fall in love, vengeance, uncover truth, mystery, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, mumbai india
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Deep Sleep (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An emotionally disturbed young woman who is obsessed with the death of her father delves into the mystery.
Style: neo noir
Plot: illegal immigration, suicide, incest, christianity, politics, plot twist, kidnapping, prostitution, abrupt ending, mental illness, lie, death of father ...
Place: vancouver, canada
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The Resolve (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Resolve centers around Mike Patterson (Russ Cootey), a beleaguered man, gripped by O.C.D. issues with humanity, unleashed by fiery clashes on others. He explains to his therapist Sean Miller (Alex Ballar - War Wolves) how he has found a way to ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: agent, vigilante, frame up, spy, husband wife relationship, revenge, secret, conspiracy, justice, cover up, jail, fight ...
Place: los angeles, california
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Agneepath (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 174 min.
Story: In a small Indian village Mandwa, Vijay Dinanath Chauhan is taught about the path of fire (Agneepath) by his principled father. His life is shattered when the evil drug lord Kancha Cheena hangs his father. Vijay leaves for Mumbai with his pregnant ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: revenge, gangsters, vengeance, family relations, criminal heroes, drug lord, uninhibited rivalry, teaching the ways of the world, parents and children, rivalry, crimes, massacre ...
Time: year 1977, contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: india, asia
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Kill Chain (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A hotel room shootout between two assassins kicks off a long night where bodies fall like dominoes, as we follow a chain of crooked cops, gangsters, hitmen, a femme Fatale and an ex-mercenary through a relay of murder, betrayal, revenge and ...
Style: exciting, brutal, rough, suspense, bloody ...
Plot: vengeance, hitman, gunfight, hotel, professional killer, twists and turns, organized crime, police corruption, brutality, friendship, murderer, corpse ...
Place: colombia
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A Son (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Tunisia, France, Lebanon, Qatar
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tunisia, summer 2011. The holiday to the South of the country ends in disaster for Fares, Meriem and their 10-year-old son Aziz, when he is accidentally shot in an ambush. His injury will change their lives: Aziz needs a liver transplant, which ...
Plot: existentialism, teenager, corruption, surgeon, picnic, dehumanization, hospital, fatherhood, biological father, organ donation, emergency room, ambush ...
Time: year 2011, 2010s
Place: africa, tunisia, libya, north africa
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...And Then She Was Gone (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jack Bauer, a workaholic businessman, accidentally gets involved in a case of child kidnapping when he returns a doll found in the subway.
Style: psychological
Plot: child abuse, little girl, mistaken identity, drug overdose, child abduction, computer, missing child, drug addict, waitress, hotel room, single mother, airport ...
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Cannibal Holocaust II (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four friends head into the jungle to locate a lost professor but instead face off against treasure hunters who are torturing and killing natives.
Style: disturbing, psychotronic, psychological thriller
Plot: amazon river, cannibal, jungle, cannibalism, rescue mission, monster truck, treasure hunt, recluse, group of criminals, organ theft, child trafficking, ant ...
Place: everglades
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Buoyancy (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An innocent Cambodian boy is sold to a Thai broker and enslaved on a fishing trawler. As fellow slaves are tortured and murdered around him, he starts to wonder if his only hope of freedom is to become as violent as his captors.
Style: disturbing, rough, serious, suspense
Plot: slave, sea, revenge, murder, teenage boy, fishing boat, human trafficking, running away from home, slavery, gay, teenager, fishing ...
Place: cambodia
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