Drug movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant drug movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, suspenseful, serious, humorous and captivating films and TV shows about / with drug, drugs, murder, chase, friendship, death, nudity (full frontal - brief), friends, violence and crimes plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, Spain, Canada and other countries.
drug movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as drug: Tell Me How I Die (2016), Discarnate (2018), The Returned (2013), The Evil in Us (2016), El Chapo (2017), Skins (2007), Rock, Paper, Scissors (2012), Get Out of My Room (1985), Requiem for a Dream (2000), Snowfall (2017).

List of drug movies

Tell Me How I Die (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When a group of college students take part in a clinical drug trial, an unexpected side effect of the experimental medicine gives them terrifying visions of their own deaths...which begin to come true. As they scramble to escape their fate, they ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, exciting, psychological ...
Plot: drug, laboratory, killer, college student, serum, experimental drug, scientist, drugs, asian american, serial murder, a vision, prediction ...
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Discarnate (2018)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A neuroscientist's obsession with a drug that expands the human mind inadvertently unleashes a deadly supernatural force on his team.
Style: suspenseful, scary, sad, ambiguous ending, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug, drugs, supernatural, monster, experiment, fear, mystery, danger, uncover truth, afterlife, shorts, brunette ...
Time: 21st century
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The Returned (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In a post-zombie world, where the infected live normal lives, their retroviral drug is running out.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Plot: zombie, race against time, deadly virus, infected, coping, drug, apocalypse, couples, supernatural, plague, lethal injection, drugs ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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The Evil in Us (2016)
Genre: Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on a fourth of July holiday, six best friends fall victim to the insidious plan of a terrorist organization when they unknowingly take a bio-active drug that transforms them into bloodthirsty cannibals.
Style: suspense, psychological, rough, scary
Plot: cannibalism, cocaine, drug, survival, trapped, female protagonist, group of friends, virus, murder, terror, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, island ...
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El Chapo (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A look at the life of notorious drug kingpin, El Chapo, from his early days in the 1980s working for the Guadalajara Cartel, to his rise to power of during the '90s and his ultimate downfall in 2016.
Style: realistic, captivating, atmospheric, factual, based on true events
Plot: cartel, drug lord, drug dealing, fight for supremacy, business, drug, drugs, danger, netflix
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Skins (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Irreverent comedy drama which follows the messy lives, loves, delirious highs and inevitable lows of a group of raucous teenage friends in Bristol.
Style: captivating, cynical, realistic, semi serious, sexual ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, sexual relations, party, drugs/alcohol, looking for sex, youth, siblings relations, high school life, classmates, homosexual, high school, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england
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Rock, Paper, Scissors (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The chance of an innocent child's game will unveil a betrayal that will forever change the lives of two families when their paths cross, endangering what they love the most, in a city that does not give them a truce.
Style: tense, suspenseful, emotional, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: infidelity, crimes, family in crisis, betrayal, life turned upside down, dishonesty, destiny, insecurity, kidnapping, drug, drugs, plot twist ...
Place: venezuela, latin america
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Get Out of My Room (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: Get Out of My Room, was a mockumentary in the style of This Is Spinal Tap, written and directed by Cheech Marin. In the film, he and Tommy Chong are shown attempting to finish a "video album" for their novelty record Get Out of My Room.
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: drug, marijuana, latin, dope, buddies, disorder, stoners, drugs/alcohol, friends, drug abuse, filmmaking, silly humor ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, los angeles
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Requiem for a Dream (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The hopes and dreams of four ambitious people are shattered when their drug addictions begin spiraling out of control. A look into addiction and how it overcomes the mind and body.
Style: psychological, disturbing, atmospheric, bleak, depressing ...
Plot: heroin, addiction, drug abuse, life is a bitch, drug addiction, depression, downfall, drugs/alcohol, destructive relationship, insanity, degradation, drug use ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city
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Snowfall (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Los Angeles. 1983. A storm is coming and it's name is crack. Set against the infancy of the crack cocaine epidemic and its ultimate radical impact on the culture as we know it, the story follows numerous characters on a violent collision course.
Style: realistic, cynical, rough, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealer, cocaine, drugs, drug dealing, ghetto, drug, smuggling, crime, u.s. government, latinx lead, illegal drugs, gangsters ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: usa, south central los angeles, central america, nicaragua, los angeles ...
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Archer Vice (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Sterling Archer is the world's most daunting spy. He works for ISIS, a spy agency run by his mother. In between dealing with his boss and his co-workers - one of whom is his ex-girlfriend - Archer manages to annoy or seduce everyone that ...
Style: witty, stylized, cynical, not serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, sarcasm, espionage, danger, womanizer, cia, escapades, government agency, male objectification, james bond spoof, dialogue, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa
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OtherLife (2017)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ren Amari is the driven inventor of a revolutionary new drug. OtherLIfe expands the brain's sense of time and creates virtual reality directly in the user's mind. With OtherLife, mere seconds in real life feel like hours or days of ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: virtual reality, time, computer, medicine, experiment, memory, coma, computer program, prison, father daughter relationship, australian, corruption ...
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The Knick (2014)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Set in downtown New York in 1900, 'The Knick' is centered on the Knickerbocker Hospital and the groundbreaking surgeons, nurses and staff who work there, pushing the bounds of medicine in a time of astonishingly high mortality rates and ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, rough, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: addiction, hospital, doctors and patients, life is a bitch, realism, gory, surgeon, medicine, workplace situations, power relations, society, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
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Attack of the 50 Foot Cheerleader (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Aspiring college cheerleader, Cassie Stratford consumes an experimental drug that grants her beauty and enough athletic ability to make the cheer squad. The drug has an unforeseen side effect — Cassie starts to grow and grow and grow!
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, entertaining, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: college, experiment gone awry, cheerleader, giant, mutant, disorder, college life, gender disguise, mother daughter relationship, scientist, frustration, parody ...
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Cocaine Coast (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: It takes place in the Galicia (Spain) of the 80s, when the fishing sector was transformed and many of the shipowners became indebted. This situation will be favorable for the start of activities such as contraband and drug trafficking.
Style: intense, realistic, atmospheric, serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: money laundering, drug smuggling, drugs, drug addiction, cocaine, drug use, political corruption, organized crime, drug dealing, drug, gangsters, friendship ...
Place: spain
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The Sinner (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A young mother kills in a fit of unexplainable rage a seemingly stranger. An inquisitive detective obsesses over the case, attempting to get to the bottom of the true motive behind the act.
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, melancholic ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: psychological trauma, memory loss, psychiatrist, murder investigation, manslaughter, murder, sister sister relationship, sisterhood, sex scene, investigation, revenge, belief ...
Time: 21st century
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Side Effects (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: America! Built on a better pill. Karly Hert has spent the last ten years selling drugs. Legally, that is. Karly is a pharmaceutical sales representative. She sells pills to doctors. She makes lots of money. She has a company car. She has a nice fat ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, clever
Plot: moral dilemma, fighting the system, love affair, corporate crimes, ambition, introspection, workplace situations, romance, boss and employee, workplace, obsession, rise and fall ...
Time: contemporary
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Born to Fight (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a remote Thai village is overrun by terrorists armed with a nuclear missile, an elite undercover operative leads the most unique fighting force ever assembled in a heroic bid to save their nation.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, race against time, martial arts, hostage, tough law enforcer, adventure, danger, deadly, good versus evil, terrorism, tough heroes, save the day ...
Time: contemporary
Place: bangkok thailand, thailand
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A Cure for Wellness (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 146 min.
Story: An ambitious young executive is sent to retrieve his company's CEO from an idyllic but mysterious "wellness center" at a remote location in the Swiss Alps but soon suspects that the spa's miraculous treatments are not what they ...
Style: gothic, twist ending, atmospheric, breathtaking, suspense ...
Plot: cure, therapist, patient, violence, torture, employee, health, treatment, mountain, darkness, accident, hospital ...
Place: switzerland, swiss alps, alps
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Savage Beasts (1984)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: PCP is unexplainably released into the Frankfurt water supply and sends the zoo inhabitants crazy. One evening after a malfunction of zoo security the gonzo critters rampage through the city eating and killing whatever they fancy, wreaking a night ...
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: zoo, animals, animal, animal attack, killer animal, fear, tiger, animal cruelty, caged animal, laboratory, drugs, contamination ...
Place: frankfurt germany
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The Mule (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1983, a naive man is detained by Australian Federal Police with lethal narcotics hidden in his stomach. After being apprehended, ‘The Mule’ makes a desperate choice... to defy his bodily functions and withhold the evidence – literally.
Style: dark humor, cynical, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: crime gone awry, unlikely criminals, crimes, escapades, crime, disorder, drug dealing, drugs, drug, hotel room, house arrest
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: australia, thailand
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Ibiza (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mature podiatrist, his girlfriend and her teenage children travel Ibiza to live a crazy holidays.
Style: psychological, light, captivating, humorous
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: drunk, music festival, love affair, dj, parents and children, friendship, society, family relations, youth, romance, love and romance, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ibiza, spain
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Rough Night (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Five best friends from college reunite 10 years later for a wild bachelorette weekend in Miami. Their hard partying takes a hilariously dark turn when they accidentally kill a male stripper. Amidst the craziness of trying to cover it up, ...
Style: buddy comedy, captivating, feel good, humorous, neo screwball comedy
Plot: female friendship, friendship, male stripper, friends, murder, female protagonist, drinking, crime, lesbian, stripper, blonde, friendship between women ...
Time: year 2016, year 2006
Place: miami, usa
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Satan's Bed (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A young Japanese girl arriving in New York City gets mixed up with mobsters and dope dealers.
Plot: exploitation, dope, drug, bondage, switchblade, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), rape, drugs, lesbian, lesbianism, gang
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Queen of the South (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico, Spain, Malta
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Teresa flees Mexico after her drug-runner boyfriend is murdered. Settling in Dallas, she looks to become the country's reigning drug smuggler and to avenge her lover's murder.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: drug cartel, drugs/alcohol, crimes, shooting, cartel, danger, adventure, destiny, murder, vengeance, chase, captivity ...
Place: mexico, usa
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Joe (1970)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Bill, a wealthy businessman, confronts his junkie daughter's drug-dealing boyfriend; in the ensuing argument, Bill kills him. Panic-stricken, he wanders the streets and eventually stops at a bar. There he runs into a drunken factory worker ...
Style: gloomy, realistic, disturbing, psychological, thought provoking ...
Plot: friendship, hospital, murder, bar, drug dealing, orgy, working class, misfit, village, overdose, rehabilitation, factory ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa, california
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My So-Called Life (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The life of a 15 year-old high school student, whose angst-ridden journey through adolescence, friendship, parents, and life teaches her what it means to grow up.
Style: sincere, sentimental, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, teen drama
Plot: high school hunk, first love, family relations, teenage girl, teenage daughter, high school, adolescence, teen romance, shyness, teenage crush, crush, coming of age ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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Point Break (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the coastal town of Los Angeles, a gang of bank robbers call themselves The Ex-Presidents commit their crimes while wearing masks of Reagan, Carter, Nixon and Johnson. The F.B.I. believes that the members of the gang could be surfers and send ...
Style: exciting, surprise ending, suspenseful, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: extreme sport, bank robbery, working undercover, extreme sports, special agents, undercover, surfer, gang, fbi, surfing, ex athlete, wave ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, hawaii
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The Hard Way (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Seeking to raise his credibility as an actor and to land a role as a tough cop on a new show, Hollywood action star Nick Lang works a deal with New York City Police Capt. Brix, who by chance is one of his fans. Nick will be paired with detective Lt. ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: odd couple, police investigation, fish out of water, serial killer, crime, crimes, amateur detective, switching roles, partners against crime, law enforcement, deadly, actor's life ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Assassination Nation (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: High school senior Lily and her group of friends live in a haze of texts, posts, selfies and chats just like the rest of the world. So, when an anonymous hacker starts posting details from the private lives of everyone in their small town, the ...
Style: brutal, exciting, suspense, emotional, cynical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social satire, society, feminism, friends, violence, murder, school, feminist, youth, perversion, vengeance, murderer ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa
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