Bullying movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant bullying movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspense, psychological, melancholic and touching films and TV shows about / with bullying, friendship, high school, bully, youth, teenager, school, teenage life, violence and coming of age plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as bullying: Wonder (2017), A Silent Voice (2016), Let the Right One In (2008), Carrie (2013), Cyberbully (2011), A Monster Calls (2016), The Wave (2008), Girl From Nowhere (2018), Cyberbully (2015), The New Guy (2002).

List of bullying movies

 7.9
 160K
Wonder (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The story of August Pullman – a boy with facial differences – who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.
Style: inspirational, uplifting, sincere, thought provoking, touching
Plot: bullying, middle school, school, happy ending, family, friendship, father son relationship, family relations, deformity, child, hospital, fight ...
Place: coney island brooklyn new york city, new york, pennsylvania, manhattan new york city
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 8.1
 74K
A Silent Voice (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Shouya Ishida starts bullying the new girl in class, Shouko Nishimiya, because she is deaf. But as the teasing continues, the rest of the class starts to turn on Shouya for his lack of compassion. When they leave elementary school, Shouko and Shouya ...
Style: inspirational, sincere, touching, romantic, biting ...
Plot: bullying, deaf, sign language, friendship, high school, disability, japanese school, redemption, deafness, suicide attempt, coming of age, single mother ...
Place: japan
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Let the Right One In (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Set in 1982 in the suburb of Blackeberg, Stockholm, twelve-year-old Oskar is a lonely outsider, bullied at school by his classmates; at home, Oskar dreams of revenge against a trio of bullies. He befriends his twelve-year-old, next-door neighbor ...
Style: gothic, atmospheric, captivating, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: bullying, supernatural, vampire, friendship, loneliness, bully, deadly creature, hidden identity, youth, mysterious character, vampire human love, new neighbor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982, 18th century
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe, scandinavia, stockholm sweden
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 5.9
 139K
Carrie (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A reimagining of the classic horror tale about Carrie White, a shy girl outcast by her peers and sheltered by her deeply religious mother, who unleashes telekinetic terror on her small town after being pushed too far at her senior prom.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: telekinesis, prom, bullying, high school, humiliation, social misfits, supernatural ability, teenage life, graphic violence, mother daughter relationship, alienation, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
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 5.4
 13K
Cyberbully (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman tries to help her teenage daughter when she becomes the victim of online bullying.
Style: emotional, serious, realistic
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: bullying, bully, betrayal, suicide attempt, teenage life, computers and web, popularity, rumor, high school, social awkwardness, social misfits, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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A Monster Calls (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A boy imagines a monster that helps him deal with his difficult life and see the world in a different way.
Style: dark fantasy, touching, psychotronic, emotional, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids
Plot: bullying, terminal illness, childhood, loneliness, monster, family, imagination, nightmare, single mother, life & death, depression, destiny ...
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 7.6
 108K
The Wave (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A school teacher discusses types of government with his class. His students find it too boring to repeatedly go over national socialism and believe that dictatorship cannot be established in modern Germany. He starts an experiment to show how easily ...
Style: philosophical, psychological, disturbing, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: fascism, teachers and students, experiment, nazism, bullying, high school, dictatorship, teacher, suicide, against humanity, dictator, anarchist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: germany, europe, california
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Girl From Nowhere (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A mysterious, clever girl named Nanno transfers to different schools, exposing the lies and misdeeds of the students and faculty at every turn.
Style: serious, atmospheric, harsh, intense, mysterious ...
Plot: bullying, school, teenager, social issues, death, revenge, high school, betrayal, vigilantism, social problems, violence, social decay ...
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 6.8
 7K
Cyberbully (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 62 min.
Story: A chilling real-time thriller featuring a teenager, Casey, battling with an anonymous cyber-stalker.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Plot: bullying, bully, computers and web, teenage life, hacker, social media, youth, crimes, stalking, blackmail, teenager, hacking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: europe, england
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 5.8
 36K
The New Guy (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Nerdy high school senior Dizzy Harrison has finally gotten lucky -- after purposely getting expelled, he takes lessons in 'badass cool' from a convict and enrolls at a new school. But can he keep up the ruse?
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, funny, parody ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: bullying, friendship, high school, cheerleader, teenage love, starting over, cheerleading, high school life, teenager, goofy hero, misfit, buddies ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: texas, austin texas, los angeles
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 6.9
 42K
Trust (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A suburban family is torn apart when fourteen-year-old Annie meets her first boyfriend online. After months of communicating via online chat and phone, Annie discovers her friend is not who he originally claimed to be. Shocked into disbelief, her ...
Style: emotional, disturbing, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sexual abuse, innocence lost, investigation, bullying, teenage life, youth, child sexual abuse, child rape, parents and children, pedophile, teenage girl, underage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, milwaukee wisconsin, cleveland ohio, chicago illinois ...
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 6.6
 27K
Insatiable (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A bullied teenager turns to beauty pageants as a way to exact her revenge, with the help of a disgraced coach who soon realizes he's in over his head.
Style: ironic, cynical, captivating, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: teen drama
Plot: beauty pageant, weight loss, teenage girl, overweight, fat girl, classmate classmate relationship, bullying, high school, teenager, lawyer, dark humor, revenge ...
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In a Better World (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The lives of two Danish families cross each other, and an extraordinary but risky friendship comes into bud. But loneliness, frailty and sorrow lie in wait.
Style: emotional, bleak, gloomy, thought provoking, harsh ...
Plot: bully, bullying, friendship, father son relationship, loneliness, bomb, divorce, moral dilemma, marital problem, small town, anger, refugee camp ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sudan, africa, denmark, europe, london ...
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 6.4
 51K
Before I Fall (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Samantha Kingston has everything. Then, everything changes. After one fateful night, she wakes up with no future at all. Trapped into reliving the same day over and over, she begins to question just how perfect her life really was.
Style: bad ending, meditative, suspense, touching, mumblecore ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: time loop, teenager, female protagonist, strong female character, bullying, stereotypes, dying repeatedly, saving a life, redemption, friendship, suicide, female friendship ...
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 5.6
 75K
Unfriended (2014)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: While video chatting one night, six high school friends receive a Skype message from a classmate who killed herself exactly one year ago. A first they think it's a prank, but when the girl starts revealing the friends' darkest secrets, ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bullying, teenager, ghost, internet, youth, death, vengeance, dead teenager, high school life, friendship, computer, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2014, year 2013
Place: usa
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 7.1
 7K
After Lucia (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Alejandra and her dad Roberto have just moved to town. She is new at school, he has a new job. Starting over is sometimes complicated when you have left so much behind.
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, suspense, gloomy ...
Plot: bullying, high school life, society, teenage life, estrangement, social decay, parents and children, social relations, family problems, high school, humiliation, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
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 7.0
 153K
The Gift (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia, China
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A husband and wife try to reinvigorate their relationship but their lives are threatened by a "friend" from the husband's past who holds a horrifying secret about him, sending their world into a tailspin.
Style: twist ending, suspense, surprise ending, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: stalker, bullying, revenge, secrets, bully, paranoia, stalking, past, husband wife relationship, suspicion, manipulative person, lie ...
Place: los angeles, chicago illinois, california
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Cry Me a Sad River (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Qi Ming is a handsome boy and he is also a top student at school, but Yi Yao is a so-called bitch on everyone’s lips. Qi and Yi grew up together and they have been maintaining a good relationship. However, everything is interrupted and changed by ...
Style: psychological, suspense, thought provoking, tense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: bullying, first love, high school, aids, suicide attempt, childhood friend, sexually transmitted disease, love, mother daughter relationship, fall in love, parents and children, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: china
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Bang Bang You're Dead (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Trevor is a troubled high school student, thanks to the effects of bullying. This is the story of his fight to break free.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, sincere, harsh, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bully, bullying, high school, social misfits, teenage life, death threat, bomb, vengeance, school shooting, social problems, juvenile delinquency, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary
Place: oregon, tokyo
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Dead Man's Shoes (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A soldier returns home to his small town and exacts a deadly revenge on the thugs who tormented his dimwitted brother while he was away.
Style: tense, bleak, rough, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: bullying, brutality, punishment, gang, anger, execution, humiliation, cruelty, drug abuse, revenge, vigilantism, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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 5.2
 23K
Tall Girl (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jodi, the tallest girl in her high school, has always felt uncomfortable in her own skin. But after years of slouching, being made fun of, and avoiding attention at all costs, Jodi finally decides to find the confidence to stand tall.
Style: romantic, touching, feel good, sincere, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: prom, high school, teenage love, teenage girl, high school student, peer pressure, dating, bullying, friendship, sister sister relationship, self esteem, teen romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
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 7.1
 3K
Regret! (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Music
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jochem is the target of bullying. David does not participate, but he dares intervene. The class teacher also does not engage., Jochem seems to attract the harassment, which gets worse every day. One morning David feels guilty. Why did he never ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating
Audience: teen drama
Plot: bullying, bully, friendship, youth, high school, social relations, regret, suicide, teenage boy, teacher, friends, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
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 6.3
 947
And Then I Go (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two teenage outsiders are demoralized daily at school, until an idea for vengeance offers them a terrifying release.
Style: thought provoking, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: bullying, revenge, best friend, school, best friends, teenage boy, friendship, police, tragedy, friendship between boys, school shooting, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: kentucky, usa
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 5.6
 3K
Heathers (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: A pitch-black comedy anthology set in the present day, as our heroine Veronica Sawyer deals with a very different but equally vicious group of Heathers. Based on the 1988 cult classic film.
Style: ironic, dark, cynical
Plot: suicide, high school, teenager, social misfits, violence, sociopath, bullying, dark humor, adolescence, apathy, teenage love, satire ...
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 6.7
 19K
Kidulthood (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A day in the life of a group of troubled 15-year-olds growing up in west London.
Style: serious, tense, rough, dark, realistic ...
Plot: school, urban ghetto life, bullying, teenage life, juvenile delinquency, gang, social decay, friendship, teenage love, hardcase students, lifestyle, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe
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The Way He Looks (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Brazil
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leonardo is a blind teenager dealing with an overprotective mother while trying to live a more independent life. To the disappointment of his best friend, Giovana, he plans to go on an exchange program abroad. When Gabriel, a new student in town, ...
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, sweet, romantic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gay, gay teenager, coming of age, homosexuality, blindness, teenage love, gay couple, lgbt, first gay sexual experience, coming out, gays and lesbians, gay love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil
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 7.8
 6K
Sunny (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Na-mi, a transfer student, becomes a laughingstock on her first day of school because of her strong southern dialect. Six girls jump in to help the new kid adapt to the new environment, and the girls come to call their circle of friends ...
Style: touching, humorous, captivating, psychological, thought provoking ...
Plot: strong female presence, bullying, high school, best friends, youth, social relations, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, friendship, hospital, newcomer, friends ...
Time: 21st century, 80s, 20th century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
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 7.2
 6K
Being 17 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Set in the beautiful high Pyrenees in south-west France, Damien lives with his mother Marianne, a doctor, while his father, a pilot, is on a tour of duty abroad with the French military. At school, Damien is bullied by Thomas, who lives in the ...
Style: sentimental, romantic, disturbing, uplifting
Audience: teens
Plot: gay teenager, gay, gay relationship, lgbt teen, homosexuality, gay sex, first love, school, lgbt, friendship, gay love, bullying ...
Time: contemporary
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The World of Kanako (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Showa Fujishima is a former detective. One day, his daughter Kanako, who is a model student, disappears. To find his daughter, he investigates more carefully into his daughter's life. He quickly realizes that his daughter is no saint, but there ...
Style: suspense, enigmatic, psychological, captivating
Plot: bullying, secret life, police corruption, drug abuse, father daughter relationship, juvenile delinquent, missing person, dysfunctional family, addiction, emotional manipulation, suicide, investigation ...
Place: japan
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 8.2
 6K
True Beauty (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Lim Ju-kyung is a high school student. Since she was little, she has had a complex about her appearance. To hide her bare face, Ju-kyung always wears make-up. Her excellent make-up skills make her pretty and she hides her bare face in front of ...
Style: dorama, sincere, touching, romantic, sentimental
Plot: high school hunk, bullying, love, makeup artist, ugly duckling, friendship, teenage life, fame, teenage love, love triangle, unlikely relationship, high school life ...
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