Discipline movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant discipline movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, intense, humorous and touching films and TV shows about / with discipline, youth, friendship, runaway, nudity (full frontal - brief), mentor, power relations, coming of age, school and brutality plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
discipline movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as discipline: Song for a Raggy Boy (2003), Heaven Help Us (1985), Love Stories (2000), Wild Child (2008), Mary Poppins Returns (2018), The Colony (2015), Drunken Master (1978), Demobbed (2000), The Damned United (2009), 10 1/2 (2010).

List of discipline movies

Song for a Raggy Boy (2003)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Ireland, UK, Denmark, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: William Franklin is a teacher who was born in Ireland and moved to the United States only to repatriate in 1939 after his leftist political views cause him to lose his job. Franklin becomes the first non-cleric instructor at St. Jude's, a ...
Style: disturbing, thought provoking, serious, bleak, realistic
Plot: boarding school life, dedicated educator, beating, discipline, reformatory, orphan, juvenile delinquency, fighting the system, teachers and students, human spirit, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: ireland, europe, spain
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Heaven Help Us (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sixteen-year-old Michael Dunn arrives at St. Basil's Catholic Boys School in Brooklyn circa 1965. There, he befriends all of the misfits in his class as they collide with the repressive faculty and discover the opposite sex as they come of age.
Style: humorous, sentimental, sincere, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: discipline, high school, school dance, teenage life, friendship, rebelliousness, teachers and students, society, youth, coming of age, dating, confession ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, boston
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Love Stories (2000)
Genre: Musical, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 216 min.
Story: In India, open romance is forbidden, as is showing affection in public. A college principal named Narayan is a strong believer in this, aware that a male student named Vicky is in love with Ishika; while another male student is hopelessly in love ...
Style: realistic, serious, romantic, touching
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: discipline, boss, forbidden love, friendship, tradition, against the rules, true love, fall in love, love affair, teenage life, youth, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, england, asia, europe
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Wild Child (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Rebellious 16 year old Poppy from Mailibu is sent to an English boarding school. Realising her Father isn't coming back to rescue her she tries to get expelled.
Style: feel good, light, sweet, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: boarding school, teenager, girls' boarding school, boarding school life, friendship, teenage girl, school, teenage life, rich kid, youth, teenage love, prank ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, malibu california, europe, california, london ...
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Mary Poppins Returns (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In Depression-era London, a now-grown Jane and Michael Banks, along with Michael's three children, are visited by the enigmatic Mary Poppins following a personal loss. Through her unique magical skills, and with the aid of her friend Jack, she ...
Style: light, sincere, atmospheric, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: magic, female protagonist, nanny, disney, discipline, kids and family, family relations, kidnap, parenting, cartoon dog, family, housekeeper ...
Time: 1930s
Place: london, big ben london
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The Colony (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, Luxembourg, UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young woman's desperate search for her abducted boyfriend that draws her into the infamous Colonia Dignidad, a sect nobody ever escaped from.
Style: psychological, touching, suspense, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cult, torture chamber, kidnapping, violence against women, political unrest, military dictatorship, torture, discipline, religious fanatic, escape, genocide, coup d'etat ...
Time: 70s, year 1973
Place: chile, south america, latin america, germany, new jersey
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Drunken Master (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as Wong Fei-Hung, whose mischievous antics land him in hot water. Having tolerated enough of his son's mishaps, Fei-Hung's dad enlists his sadistic uncle, who specializes in drunken-style kung fu, to teach the lad some ...
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fighting style, master, alcoholic, undisciplined, rivalry, farce, drinking, battles, discipline, battle ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: asia, china, hong kong, tokyo
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Demobbed (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The student, Rifle, has managed to seduce his professor's wife, Bomber, an average working guy, has bought a factory and Bullet, the casino lover, is hiding from creditors. They all share a common path and conscription. In the army they teach ...
Style: feel good, cynical, humorous, captivating, idiotic ...
Plot: russian army, army, military, russian soldier, cynicism, discipline, idiot, dumb, friendship between men, debt, gambling debt, friendship ...
Place: russia
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The Damned United (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Taking over Leeds United, Brian Clough's abrasive approach and his clear dislike of the players' dirty style of play make it certain there is going to be friction. Glimpses of his earlier career help explain both his hostility to previous ...
Style: tense, sentimental, sincere, factual, inspirational ...
Plot: soccer, ambition, football, sport, training, rivalry, stadium, sport team, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, friendship, ego clash ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1974
Place: england, yorkshire, brighton, europe, northern england ...
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10 1/2 (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Tommy, 10 years old, is well known by Social Services. He is considered a danger to society. Gilles, his guardian at this halfway house, sees potential for redemption in this kid driven by violence.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: kids in trouble, social worker, child abuse, boy, hopes, life is a bitch, danger, teachers and students, power relations, redemption, violence, isolation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, quebec
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Little Red Flowers (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: China, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Liang is a four-year-old little rebel, possessed of a pair of luminous eyes and a precociously indomitable will. His father deposits him at a well-appointed residential kindergarten in post-1949 Beijing, since his parents are often away. Life at the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, serious, touching
Plot: boarding school, boarding school life, rebelliousness, lifestyle, social relations, idealism, teachers and students, road not taken, dedicated educator, society, orphan, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
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Paradise: Hope (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, France, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hope, the third film in the PARADISE TRILOGY, tells the story of the 13-year-old Melanie. While her mother (Teresa) travels to Kenya, Melanie spends her holiday in the Austrian countryside at a strict diet camp for overweight teenagers. Under the ...
Style: sincere, cynical, serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: camp, impossible love, physical appearance, seduction, overweight, diet, older man younger woman relationship, teenage life, love and romance, youth, teenage girl, underage drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, kenya
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White Squall (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Teenage boys discover discipline and camaraderie on an ill-fated sailing voyage.
Style: serious, emotional, rough, suspense, touching ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: sailing, coming of age, storm at sea, catastrophe, adventure, friendship, survival, 15 year old, danger, escapades, ocean or sea, sailboat ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1960, year 1961
Place: south america, cuba, connecticut, florida, west indies ...
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My Father, My Mother (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Coring, a gay beautician, is left with a baby by his former ward, Dennis. The baby grows up thinking that Coring is his real father. Everything seems to be smooth until the kid's mother suddenly shows up to claim her son. (Written by ledster)
Plot: robot, lullaby, gay, discipline, birth mother, fight, fashion show, shame, boxing, transvestite, family relations, lesbian mother ...
Time: 70s
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Full Metal Jacket (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the U.S.-Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue.
Style: rough, disturbing, suspense, bleak, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, soldier, military life, military, vietnam war, boot camp, sergeant, suicide, sniper, cruelty, infantry, basic training ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1968, year 1967, 1960s
Place: vietnam, asia, south carolina
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The Charge of the Light Brigade (1968)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A chronicle of events that led to the British involvement in the Crimean War against Russia and which led to the siege of Sevastopol and the fierce Battle of Balaclava on October 25, 1854 which climaxed with the heroic, but near-disastrous calvary ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting, factual, harsh ...
Plot: anti war, british army, politics, heroes, battles, british history, british empire, war, massacre, british soldier, queen victoria, against the odds ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1850s, 70s, 60s ...
Place: russia, england, europe, istanbul turkey, turkey ...
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The Chorus (2004)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: France, Switzerland, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in 1940's France, a new teacher at a school for disruptive boys gives hope and inspiration.
Style: touching, uplifting, sentimental, feel good, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: teachers and students, boarding school, boarding school life, childhood, teacher, musician, music, orphan, boss, friendship, singer, changing lives ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: france, europe, new york, paris france, england
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Biloxi Blues (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: During the Second World War, Eugene enlists in the US Army during the last year of the War and is sent to basic training in Biloxi Mississippi. There he must live with a variety of fellow soldiers while enduring the whims of a mentally unstable ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, captivating, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: boot camp, world war two, basic training, military life, soldier, youth, coming of age, gay slur, loss of virginity, sergeant, friendship, adaptation ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river, arkansas, poland ...
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The Whiskey Bandit (2017)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Between 1993 and 1999, one man robbed 29 financial institutions in Budapest. Banks, post offices and even travel agencies fell victim to his crime spree. The police had no leads and no hope of finding him during his six-year stint. The only clue ...
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, suspense, realistic
Plot: robbery, bank robber, bank robbery, adventure, drinking, adaptation, alcoholic, runaway, crime, discipline, rebelliousness, heroes ...
Place: hungary
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Level 16 (2018)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The teenage girls of Vestalis Academy are meticulously trained in the art of being “clean girls,” practicing the virtues of perfect femininity. But what exactly are they being trained for? Vivien intends to find out.
Style: brutal, melancholic, suspenseful, captivating, mysterious ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: women's prison, isolation, deception, girls' boarding school, female protagonist, friendship between girls, secrets, distopia, vaccine, boarding school, imprisonment, betrayal ...
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The Devil's Playground (1976)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A powerful drama relating the intimate aspect of teenage boys and their priest/educators behind the walls of a religious institution where rigid discipline backfires natural feelings are deemed unnatural acts and human lives are controlled in the ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense
Plot: boarding school, coming of age, school, family relations, celibacy, catholic school, mutual masturbation, altar boy, sexual abuse, teenage life, working class, college life ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 1950s, year 1953
Place: australia, melbourne australia, melbourne
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The Brig (1964)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: A ultra-realistic depiction of life in a Marine Corps brig (or jail) at a camp in Japan in 1957. Marine prisoners are awakened and put through work details for the course of a single day, submitting in the course of it to extremely harsh and ...
Plot: discipline, sadism, verbal abuse, prisoner, u.s. marine corps, military, dehumanization, prison
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Evil (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Stockholm, the fifties. Though academically bright, violent pupil Erik Ponti is expelled from his state school with the headmaster’s words “there’s only one word for people like you – evil… what you need is a good thrashing, and more”. ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, rough, touching, emotional ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rebellion, rebelliousness, friendship, life is a bitch, violence, bully, humiliation, youth, lifestyle, boarding school life, human nature, society ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
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Assault on the Wayne (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Intrigue aboard a nuclear sub with foreign agents infiltrating the crew to get their hands on a top secret device.
Plot: impostor, infiltration, missile, navy, u.s. navy, cliff, murder, secret mission, sonar, sleeping pill, spy, discipline ...
Place: san diego california
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Flower & Snake II (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The beautiful Shizuko (Aya Sugimoto) and her husband Tooyama Takayoshi (Jo Shishido) have a loving relationship, But Takayoshi is getting older and isn't always able to perform. His primary source of gratification involves observing his wife in ...
Style: erotic, sexy, captivating
Plot: bdsm, bondage, erotica, self flagellation, sadism, domination, submission, s&m, tied up, japanese woman, sex, fingering ...
Place: paris france
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A Chorus Line (1985)
Genre: Drama, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A group of dancers congregate on the stage of a Broadway theatre to audition for a new musical production directed by Zach (Michael Douglas). After the initial eliminations, seventeen hopefuls remain, among them Cassie (Alyson Reed), who once had a ...
Style: stylized, captivating, emotional, lyrical, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: showbiz, rise to the top, rehearsal, choreography, broadway musical, backstage, ballet, broadway, audition, ambition, music, urban setting ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
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Born to Ride (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The US Army has decided to modernize its cavalry, so Colonel James E. Devers is ordered by a general to convert a horse unit to motorcycles, but his men are easily outclassed as riders by a pack of rowdies, especially Grady Westfall; when he is ...
Style: suspense, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, lone wolves, love triangle, infidelity, dangerous attraction, military life, prison, scout, society, rebellion, heroes, prank ...
Time: 90s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: europe, spain
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Another Country (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s, Guy Bennett and Tommy Judd are friends because they are both outsiders in their own ways. Bennett is openly gay, Judd is a Marxist. It explores his homosexuality and exposure to Marxism, while examining the hypocrisy and snobbery ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, factual, captivating ...
Plot: gay, gays and lesbians, gay lead character, social differences, society, golden years, youth, romance, boarding school life, coming of age, gender, equality ...
Time: 80s, year 1983, 1930s
Place: england, russia, europe, britain, ussr ...
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Alien vs. Ninja (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A band of ninja warriors, led by an Iga Ninja named Yamata, witness a giant ball of fire drop from the sky and crash into the forest. When the warriors find and attempt to identify the object, they discover aliens that attack and feast on them. ...
Style: dark humor, suspenseful, humorous, rough, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, alien, ninja, rivalry, heroic mission, survival, chaos, escapades, deadly, supernatural, danger, gory ...
Time: 16th century, future, 1500s
Place: japan, asia
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Mum & Dad (2008)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mum and Dad, and their 'adopted' children, Birdie & Elbie, work at the airport. The family live off whatever they scavenge from cargo holds, offices and hotels - including a steady stream of transient workers who populate the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, brutal, sadistic, contemplative ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: held captive, murder, torture, family relations, eccentric family, psychopath, serial killer, deadly, woman in danger, moral dilemma, crimes, sexploitation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, london
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