Female prisoner movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant female prisoner movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, disturbing and suspense films and TV shows about / with female prisoner, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), violence, prison, women's prison, torture, women in prison, rape and lesbian plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres shot in USA, Italy, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as female prisoner: House of Whipcord (1974), Locked Up (2015), Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS (1975), The Reader (2008), The Gestapo's Last Orgy (1977), Within These Walls (2001), Alias Grace (2017), The Detention Girls (1969), Fly Me the French Way (1974), Love Camp (1977).

List of female prisoner movies

House of Whipcord (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Somewhere in the middle of the English countryside a former judge and a group of former prison warders, including his lover, run their own prison for young women who have not been held properly to account for their crimes. Here they mete out their ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, disturbing, scary, realistic ...
Plot: female prisoner, murder, female whipping, sadism, women's prison, prison, torture, violence against women, exploitation, misogynist, psychopath, mentally unstable ...
Time: 70s
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 8.2
 19K
Locked Up (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: Set up to take the blame for corporate fraud, young Macarena Ferreiro is locked up in a high-security women's prison surrounded by tough, ruthless criminals in this tense, provocative Spanish thriller.
Style: psychological, suspense, rough, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: female prisoner, prison, prison guard, prisoner, corruption, female homosexuality, jail, brutality, dishonesty, life is a bitch, false accusation, lesbian ...
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Ilsa: She Wolf of the SS (1975)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Ilsa is a warden at a Nazi death camp that conducts experiments on prisoners. Ilsa's goal is to prove that woman can withstand more pain and suffering than men and should be allowed to fight on the front lines
Style: erotic, rough, sexy, suspenseful, brutal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sexual torture, sexploitation, female prisoner, captivity, sadism, rape, world war two, sexual abuse, soldier, danger, strong female presence, escape ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: germany
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 7.6
 235K
The Reader (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as ...
Style: melancholic, psychological, bleak, emotional, compassionate ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, older woman younger man sex, age difference, first love, sexuality, sexual relations, unlikely couple, sex scene, court, trial, secret, female prisoner ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, 90s, 1960s ...
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany, israel, west berlin west germany ...
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The Gestapo's Last Orgy (1977)
Genre: Horror, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lise Cohen is taken to a special prisoner-of-war camp for female Jews, a camp run as a bordello to entertain the German officers and troops going in to battle. The camp is run with an iron fist by Commandant Starker and his minion Alma. Starker ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, rough, sexual, bleak ...
Plot: female prisoner, sexual abuse, swastika, burned alive, sexual perversion, woman in danger, women's prison, danger, wartime life, holocaust, captivity, concentration camp ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: europe
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Within These Walls (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Female prisoners train dogs to aid people with disabilities in a program started by a nun (Laura Dern).
Style: sentimental, uplifting, feel good, touching, emotional ...
Plot: prison, female prisoner, dog, starting over, rehabilitation, drug abuse, human nature, hopes, life is a bitch, society, addiction, prison life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 7.7
 28K
Alias Grace (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 267 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the true story of Grace Marks, a housemaid and immigrant from Ireland who was imprisoned in 1843, perhaps wrongly, for the murder of her employer Thomas Kinnear. Grace claims to have no memory of the murder yet the facts are irrefutable. A ...
Style: atmospheric, based on true events, captivating, psychological
Plot: female prisoner, psychiatrist, female assassin, immigrants, female murderer, life is a bitch, maid, murder investigation, women in society, mad woman, amnesia, memory lapse ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: canada
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Female Prisoner No. 701: Sasori (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nami Matsushima, prisoner #701 is sent to a Woman's Prison for attempted murder. Nami is brought into Number 2 community cell, where suicides and unnatural deaths occurred one after another. In the punishment cell, Nami begins to look back in ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: female prisoner, prison, women's prison, prison guard, prison violence, prison warden, prisoner, violence against women, women in prison, jail cell, rape, exploitation ...
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The Detention Girls (1969)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A pretty young college student is arrested during a demonstration. She is taken to a notorious detention center, where she is subjected to sexual harassment by lesbian inmates and guards, and becomes the target of a sadistic, bullwhip-wielding ...
Plot: female prisoner, female warden, anal rape, imprisonment, forced to strip, sadism, women's prison, whip, degradation, nudity (full frontal - brief), jail cell, rape ...
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Fly Me the French Way (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Valerie watches over her cousin's place while he's away for six months. She spends her first night there reading, playing records, and calling her girlfriend Sophie over. That night, members of a crazed sex cult break in and mistakenly ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: female prisoner, lingerie, surrealism, sexploitation, sex, explicit sex, male in bathtub, group sex, sex orgy, lesbian cunnilingus, hand under skirt, french kiss ...
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 4.6
 434
Love Camp (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A group of women are kidnapped by guerrillas and brought to a jungle brothel where they are forced to work as prostitutes for the soldiers. Those who refuse to cooperate are decapitated by the cruel, sadistic wardress of the camp, who is privately ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: female prisoner, brothel, jungle, sex slavery, murder, prostitute, prison, soldier, lesbianism, women fight, female nudity, pubic hair ...
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 3.7
 2K
Mercenaries (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A diplomatic official is captured and imprisoned while touring a war zone, so a team of elite female commandos is assembled to infiltrate a women's prison for a daring rescue.
Style: exciting, suspense, rough, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: rescue, prison, female agent, mercenary, danger, dishonesty, crimes, state affairs, confined, female prisoner, criminal heroes, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, kazakhstan, pentagon
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The Beast in Heat (1977)
Genre: Horror, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In a remote village in occupied Europe, the SS pursue their inhuman treatment of captured partisans in efforts to force them to betray their comrades.... while Fraulein Krast, a sadistic biologist, concentrates her efforts on the womenfolk with ...
Style: sadistic, sexploitation film, macabre, rough, psychotronic
Plot: sexual torture, cruelty, experiment, rape, murder, nazi occupation, female prisoner, violence, brutality, exploitation, mercilessness, pervert ...
Time: 1940s
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On the Inside (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A decent but troubled young man is sent to a psychiatric institution for the criminally insane and soon finds himself in a fight for his life battling ghosts inside his head and very real enemies all around him.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, mental illness, mental institution, woman in danger, redemption, haunted by the past, mentally unstable, confined, crime and punishment, criminal psychologist, female prisoner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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You Are My Sunshine (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Simple, sweet-natured farmhand Seok-Jung (Hwang Jung-Min) longs for a wife. He is certain that he has found her the instant he catches sight of lovely Eun-Ha (Jeon Do-Youn). She is far more experienced and sophisticated than he is, a difference made ...
Style: touching, captivating, sincere, suspense
Plot: true love, female prisoner, trial, prostitute, blackmail, court, red light district, rape, suicide attempt, wedding, hiv, ex husband ...
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 5.6
 32K
Death Race 2 (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Africa, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In the world's most dangerous prison, a new game is born: Death Race. The rules of this adrenaline-fueled blood sport are simple, drive or die. When repentant convict Carl Lucas discovers there's a price on his head, his only hope is to ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, car race, contests and competitions, street racing, prison, warden, tough heroes, rivalry, heroes, survival, confined, danger ...
Time: future
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 2.9
 312
Stash (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bud's a good ole' boy brought up on Bluegrass and Moonshine. While supplying the surrounding counties with its Marijuana supply, Bud has a hefty growing operation. However, this is not Bud's only secret. He has a much darker one. One ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, scary ...
Plot: confined, danger, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, life is a bitch, survival, gory, small town, drug abuse, sexual abuse, female prisoner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, kentucky
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 4.4
 370
The Deposit (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Sweden, Finland, Denmark
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The story follows a group of people who are kidnapped from the street and held hostage in an underground prison to await deportation. Will they escape? What will be the cost of freedom?
Style: psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing
Plot: deportation, prison, freedom, escape, illegal immigrant, female protagonist, female prisoner, prisoner, escape attempt, self sacrifice, female director, sacrifice ...
Time: 2010s, year 2015
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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 3.6
 954
Prison Ship (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two women who have been unjustly confined to a prison planet plot their escape, all the while having to put up with lesbian guards, crazed wardens and mutant rodents.
Style: humorous, semi serious, parody, light, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, prison, alien, women's prison, confined, space and aliens, danger, imaginary, sexual abuse, space travel, friendship ...
Time: 80s
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And God Created Woman (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this variation on director Vadim's own, more acclaimed Et Dieu Créa La Femme (1956, the same title in French), the vamp Robin Shea marries charming carpenter Billy Moran, only to get out of prison, but soon decides to seduce James Tiernan, ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, sexy, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prison, love and romance, femme fatale, sexual relations, couples, fall in love, dangerous attraction, love triangle, opposites attract, rise to the top, unlikely couple, romance ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
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Nathalie: Escape from Hell (1978)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A beautiful American doctor imprisoned in a Nazi concentration camp uses her skill to save the life of an SS officer, who falls in love with her. However, a sadistic female SS officer considers him her personal property, and has no compunction about ...
Plot: nazism, sexual sadism, brutality, prostitution, world war two, escape attempt, dominatrix, sexual perversion, cruelty, female prisoner, whip, degradation ...
Time: 1940s
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Jail House Eros (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In Jail House, Blackie has concocted a perfect escape plan. Then wardress 5354 is killed by accident when making love. She becomes the bad ghost, in contrast to the good ghost who dies in a previous escape attempt. Finally, the chief warden, the ...
Plot: female prisoner, ghost, prison guard, spell, violence, female nudity, good versus evil, shower, charm, fight, nudity (full frontal - brief), women's prison ...
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 3.9
 888
Love Camp 7 (1969)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two female Army agents go undercover at a Nazi prison camp to get information from a scientist being held there.
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: scientist, female prisoner, cruelty, rape, women's prison, lesbian sex, evil, torture, swastika, concentration camp, man with glasses, bare breasts ...
Time: 1940s
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Dungeon of Desire (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: When photographer Carrie Stevens and her two lovely models are transported back to a medieval castle in the fifteenth century by a magical chastity belt, they encounter a ruthless captain of the guard and more royal intrigue than they could have ...
Style: sexual, sexy, erotic, semi serious, sexploitation film
Plot: time travel, royal court, princess, model, chastity belt, female prisoner, photographer, intrigue, romance, couples, palaces castles and temples, royal family ...
Time: 15th century
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 7K
Four Minutes (2006)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Jenny is young. Her life is over. She killed someone. And she would do it again. When an 80-year-old piano teacher discovers the girl’s secret, her brutality and her dreams, she decides to transform her pupil into the musical wunderkind she once ...
Style: psychological, captivating, emotional, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: women's prison, handcuffed woman, prison life, prison, classical music, piano, prodigy, pianist, haunted by the past, teachers and students, musician's life, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
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Excessive Torture in a Female Prison Camp (1976)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The film centers around a Korean family who gets on the bad side of the Japanese during the Japanese occupation of Korea during World War II.A Korean mother and daughter are thrown into a prison run by the Japanese and a lot of surprisingly tame ...
Plot: female prisoner, women's prison, female nudity, pain, prison, torture, violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), women in prison, prison guard, cruelty, shower
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Women in Prison (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Nicole (Agnes Soral) is sent up the river for infanticide in this routine woman-in-prison feature. There she meets Marthe (Annie Girardot), a fellow murderess who receives special treatment from the warden Dessombes (Marie-Christine Barrault). The ...
Plot: women's prison, female prisoner, jail cell, teddy bear, prison guard, female nudity, prison, women in prison, solitary, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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SS Camp 5: Women's Hell (1977)
Genre: Horror, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: During the last days of WW2, several female prisoners arrive at Camp 5 to work as sex slaves for officers and guinea pigs for horrific experiments by Nazi doctors who are trying to find a cure for burns. But these women are not going to die without ...
Plot: depravity, sexual humiliation, cruelty, abortion, world war two, sadism, rape, prostitute, torture, evil, female prisoner, nazism ...
Time: 1940s
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Bamboo Women's Prison (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A nurse in a Japanese women's POW camp during World War II masterminds an escapee.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: cruelty, women's prison, spy, violence, betrayal, friendship, prison, female protagonist, murder, brutality, nurse, bomb ...
Time: 1940s
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Women's Camp 119 (1977)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A prisoner is forced to serve as a doctor's assistant, giving her a front row seat for the horrible goings-on. There's the experiment to revive Nazi soldiers who have frozen to death by having nude women rub their bodies all over the ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: rape, swastika, nazi, experiment, torture, sexual perversion, female prisoner, lesbian, nazism, sex, perversity, girl fight ...
Time: 1940s
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