Self flagellation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant self flagellation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, scary, atmospheric, suspenseful, weird and cult film films and TV shows about / with self flagellation, female nudity, death, nude, murder, religion, blood, priest, supernatural and danger plots mostly in Drama, Mystery and Horror genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as self flagellation: Paradise: Faith (2012), Season of the Witch (2011), The Da Vinci Code (2006), Flower & Snake II (2005), Gulf Stream Under the Iceberg (2012), Little Evil (2017), Carnival Row (2019), Satanic Pandemonium (1975), Return of the Living Dead III (1993), The Name of the Rose (1986).

List of self flagellation movies

Paradise: Faith (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Austria, Germany, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Second film in Ulrich Seidl's Paradise trilogy. A devout Catholic woman practises her religion at home and in the local community, but is unprepared for the reappearance of her estranged husband, who is a Muslim.
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, disturbing, erotic ...
Plot: self flagellation, religious fanatic, religion, missionary, faith, self discovery, belief, husband wife conflict, sin, wheelchair bound, religions or cults, human nature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: austria, vienna
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Season of the Witch (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 14th century Crusader returns with his comrade to a homeland devastated by the Black Plague. The Church commands the two knights to transport a witch to a remote abbey, where monks will perform a ritual in hopes of ending the pestilence.
Style: dark fantasy, gothic, dark, gothic horror, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: witch, supernatural, knight, sword and sorcery, legends and myths, monk, good versus evil, witchcraft, inquisition, possessed girl, demon, suspense ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe
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The Da Vinci Code (2006)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Malta, France, UK
Duration: 149 min.
Story: When the curator of the Louvre is found murdered in the famed museum's hallowed halls, Harvard professor, Robert Langdon and cryptographer, Sophie Neve must untangle a deadly web of deceit involving the works of Leonardo da Vinci.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, mind bending, clever, intellectual ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: conspiracy, twists and turns, christianity, treasure hunt, religion, investigation, holy grail, ancient mystery, riddles and clues, suspense, secrets, uncover truth ...
Time: 2000s, 1st century, 21st century
Place: vatican, london, italy, paris france, europe ...
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Flower & Snake II (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 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, sexual
Plot: sex, bdsm, bondage, sadism, erotica, self flagellation, submission, domination, s&m, japanese woman, exploitation, asian ...
Place: paris france
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Gulf Stream Under the Iceberg (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Latvia, Russia, Malta, Austria
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Adam’s first wife Lilith is mentioned in the ancient Oriental legends, in Talmud and in the medieval books of Cabala. According to these sources, she was not created from Adam's rib like Eve but from clay like he himself. Nevertheless Lilith ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, captivating, controversial ...
Plot: immortality, friendship, pregnancy, self flagellation, supernatural ability, legends and myths, love and romance, femme fatale, supernatural, power relations, sexual content, adam and eve ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 80s, 16th century, 17th century
Place: latvia, france, europe
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Valerie and Her Week of Wonders (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Valerie, a Czechoslovakian teenager living with her grandmother, is blossoming into womanhood, but that transformation proves secondary to the effects she experiences when she puts on a pair of magic earrings. Now seeing the world around her in a ...
Style: fairy tale, surreal, suspenseful, disturbing, experimental ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: innocence, teenage girl, sexual awakening, coming of age, grandmother granddaughter relationship, surrealism, supernatural, menstruation, seductive behavior, older man younger woman relationship, wedding night, occult ...
Time: 19th century
Place: central europe
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Little Evil (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Gary, who has just married Samantha, the woman of his dreams, discovers that her six-year-old son may be the Antichrist.
Style: scary, semi serious, perverse, funny, slasher ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: occult, stepfather stepson relationship, dark secret, stepfather, newlywed, single mother, evil child, antichrist, husband wife relationship, mind control, newlyweds, dark humor ...
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Carnival Row (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: In a mystical and dark city filled with humans, fairies and other creatures, a police detective investigates a series of gruesome murders leveled against the fairy population. During his investigation, the detective becomes the prime suspect and ...
Style: dark fantasy, captivating, atmospheric, sad, sweet ...
Plot: mythical creature, steampunk, fantasy world, fairy, interspecies romance, family secret, politician, monster, police detective, social injustice, hate, female friendship ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england
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Satanic Pandemonium (1975)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sister Maria is known in the convent for her good works and charity, but, in the secret depths of her sexual fantasies, she is tormented by visions of another world - a world where her forbidden passions are allowed to run free. In this world Satan ...
Style: sexy, scary, suspenseful, erotic, queer horror ...
Plot: satanism, evil nun, murder, seduction, sexual assault, nun, lesbianism, devil, funeral, chaos, religions or cults, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
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Return of the Living Dead III (1993)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Colonel Reynolds and his group of government scientists continue their work on re-animating the dead for military use. His son Curt uses a stolen security pass to sneak in with his thrill-seeking girlfriend Julie, with shocking, deadly results!
Style: tragic ending, bloody, splatter, psychotronic, slasher ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, adult
Plot: zombie, living dead, undead, military base, self mutilation, body mutilation, female nudity, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son relationship, infection, gang, addiction ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, california, los angeles
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The Name of the Rose (1986)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: 14th-century Franciscan monk William of Baskerville and his young novice arrive at a conference to find that several monks have been murdered under mysterious circumstances. To solve the crimes, William must rise up against the Church's ...
Style: psychological, intellectual, suspenseful, gloomy, clever ...
Plot: investigation, monastery, uncover truth, clergy, monk, medieval, murder, religion, murder mystery, riddles and clues, twists and turns, abbey ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: canada, europe, france, south of france, italy
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Kika (1993)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Kika, a young cosmetologist, is called to the mansion of Nicolas, an American writer to make-up the corpse of his stepson, Ramon. Ramon, who is not dead, is revived by Kika's attentions and she then moves in with him. They might live happily ...
Style: sexy, erotic, art house, disturbing, campy ...
Plot: serial killer, tabloid journalism, murder disguised as suicide, escaped prisoner, stepfather stepson relationship, voyeurism, masturbation, gays and lesbians, photographer, gay, lgbt, lesbian ...
Time: 90s
Place: spain, europe
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Svaha: The Sixth Finger (2019)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Pastor Park is head of a religious investigation center that exposes cults and cult leaders. While looking into a suspicious new religion called ‘Deer Mount,’ he slowly uncovers clues that connect this cult to a series of mysterious cases of ...
Style: tense, rough, disturbing, bleak, scary ...
Plot: religion and supernatural, investigation, child, death of mother, supernatural, suicide, catholic priest, demon, suspense, obsession, pregnancy, christmas ...
Time: year 1999
Place: south korea
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The Man Who Killed Don Quixote (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Spain, Belgium, Portugal, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An advertising executive jumps back and forth in time between 21st century London and 17th century La Mancha, where Don Quixote mistakes him for Sancho Panza.
Style: entertaining, captivating, feel good, humorous, light ...
Plot: dream, filmmaking, delusional man, surrealism, insanity, time travel, business deal, film producer, lifestyle, escapades, actor's life, actor ...
Time: future, year 2008
Place: spain
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La passion de Bernadette (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: French filmmaker Jean Delannoy directs this inspiring sequel to his biopic about Marie-Bernarde Soubirous (portrayed by Sydney Penny), a young shepherdess who claimed to have seen numerous apparitions of the Lady in White at Lourdes in 1858. ...
Plot: asthma, mother superior, catholic, saint, flowers, miraculous event, predicting the future, wanting to die, pope, obedience, sleeping, 17 year old ...
Place: france
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The Weapon, The Hour, The Motive (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A sexually-promiscuous priest is stabbed to death inside a church
Plot: murder, stalker, whodunit, self flagellation, priest, nun, orphan, female nudity, church, convent, police, sex scene ...
Place: italy
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Molester's Train: Dirty Behavior (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A boy, abandoned by the whole family - torn apart by obsessions, perversions and problems of every kind-start looking at everything around him through the eye of the camera, so that nothing can seem flat and keep up hope. The meeting between these ...
Style: uplifting, sexual, sexy
Plot: petting, connection, aimlessness, female nudity, female masturbation, mental illness, train, voyeurism, sadism, birthday, death, videotaping ...
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Dangerous Liaisons (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
TV show
Story: Brazilian version of the classic 18th century novel Les Liaisons Dangereuses. Set in the 1920's, this adaptation in 10 episodes takes the story of love, lust and revenge to another era.
Plot: seduction, secret lover, passion, adultery, sex scene, mind game, betrayal, humiliation, corruption, female nudity, anger, controversy ...
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Liam (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A morality tale of xenophobia, religious prejudice, mob violence, poverty, and their effect on two children in Liverpool during the Depression. When a shipyard closes, Liam and Teresa's dad loses his job. Liam, who's about 8, making his ...
Style: touching, bleak, emotional, sincere, depressing ...
Plot: catholicism, fascism, youth, dysfunctional family, domestic violence, unemployment, sin, life is a bitch, jewish, family problems, society, parents and children ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: england, ireland, london, europe, united kingdom ...
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Inquisition (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Period piece set during the Inquisition about a witch-finder general who falls in love with the village beauty, who has made a pact with the devil to seduce and condemn the man who is killing off Satan's servants.
Style: gothic, sexy, scary, serious, stylized ...
Plot: spanish inquisition, devil, village, devil worship, medieval, inquisition, witchcraft, witch, torture, revenge, death, satanism ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages
Place: france
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Enter the Devil (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The story in this horror movie revolves around a strange religious icon and the demonic sexual influence it exerts on a young art student. After a gory dream sequence in which the woman imagines herself being nailed to a cross herself, the statue ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: robbery, demon, supernatural, exorcism, art, occult, exorcist, monster, easter, devil, cult, male full rear nudity ...
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Black Death (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: As the plague decimates medieval Europe, rumours circulate of a village immune from the plague. There is talk of a necromancer who leads the village and is able to raise the dead. A fearsome knight joined by a cohort of soldiers and a young monk are ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, bleak, brutal, scary ...
Plot: medieval, knight, plague, sword and sorcery, monk, obsessive quest, dealing with death, witch, inquisition, pagan, sword and shield, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: england, london, europe
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Next Time I'll Aim for the Heart (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Between 1978 and 1979, the inhabitants of the Oise are in fear of a maniac who kills several hitchhikers and escape the police. He was then dubbed "the killer of the Oise" is actually a shy young policeman who will investigate his own ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, bloody ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, police, violence, racial slur, psychopath, self mutilation, insanity, suspense, mental disorder, con artists, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, year 1979, 70s
Place: france
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The Fountain (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Spanning over one thousand years, and three parallel stories, The Fountain is a story of love, death, spirituality, and the fragility of our existence in this world.
Style: surreal, melancholic, philosophical, thought provoking, artsy ...
Audience: teens, adult
Plot: metaphysics, death, spirituality, afterlife, surrealism, cancer, buddhism, immortality, loneliness, obsession, love, love story ...
Time: future, 16th century, 21st century
Place: spain, europe, latin america, guatemala, central america
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Epic Movie (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Edward, Peter, Lucy and Susan each follow their own path, they end up finding themselves at Willy's Chocolate factory. Walking through a wardrobe, they discover the world of Gnarnia, which is ruled by the White Bitch. Meeting up with ...
Style: parody, absurd, humorous, funny, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: magic, youth, satire, heroic mission, young heroes, disorder, rivalry, good versus evil, nothing goes right, curses spells and rituals, teenager, orphan ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france, mexico
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Equus (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A psychiatrist, Martin Dysart, investigates the savage blinding of six horses with a metal spike in a stable in Hampshire, England. The atrocity was committed by an unassuming seventeen-year-old stable boy named Alan Strang, the only son of an ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, enigmatic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: horse, psychiatrist, religion, mental illness, obsession, psychology, introspection, therapy, coming of age, atrocity, teenage life, male nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, greece, ancient greece
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Edges of the Lord (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A 12-year-old Jewish boy hides with a family of Catholic peasant farmers to escape the Nazis.
Style: emotional, sentimental, touching, realistic, serious ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: holocaust, world war two, wartime life, jewish, catholic, village, coming of age, hidden identity, human spirit, survival, lifesaver, fish out of water ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: poland, europe, vatican
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Black Robe (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Canada, Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the 17th century a Jesuit priest and a young companion are escorted through the wilderness of Quebec by Algonquin Indians to find a distant mission in the dead of winter. The Jesuit experiences a spiritual journey while his young companion falls ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, bleak, sexy, visually appealing ...
Plot: native american, christian, indians, religion, wilderness, shaman, colonialism, jesuit, nature, church, culture clash, native americans ...
Time: 17th century
Place: canada, quebec, france, india
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Alucarda (1977)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A young girl's arrival at a convent after the death of her parents marks the beginning of a series of events that unleash an evil presence on the girl and her mysterious new friend, an enigmatic figure known as Alucarda. Demonic possession, ...
Style: satanic, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: convent, witchcraft, hysteria, devil, occult, curses spells and rituals, friendship, evil nun, telekinesis, clergy, nun, investigation ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, year 1865
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Vision (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hildegard von Bingen was truly a woman ahead of her time. A visionary in every sense of the word, this famed 12th-century Benedictine nun was a Christian mystic, composer, philosopher, playwright, poet, naturalist, scientist, physician, herbalist ...
Style: sincere, atmospheric, serious, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: nun, gender, healing power, visionary, seer, medieval, prodigy, convent, catholic church, human nature, monastery, hopes ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: germany, europe, rome italy
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