Banned film movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant banned film movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out banned film, rough, disturbing, cult film, serious and controversial films and TV shows about / with nudity (full frontal - brief), controversy, rape, brutality, violence, blood, murder, female nudity, sex and torture plots mostly in Horror, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, Italy, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as banned film: A Serbian Film (2010), Playing with Love (1977), A Clockwork Orange (1971), I Spit on Your Grave (1978), Cannibal Holocaust (1980), Happiness (1998), The Death of Stalin (2017), Unplanned (2019), Grotesque (2009), Ichi the Killer (2001).

List of banned film movies

Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom (1975)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Four corrupted fascist libertines round up 9 teenage boys and girls and subject them to 120 days of sadistic physical, mental and sexual torture.
Style: banned film, controversial, bleak, erotic, psychological ...
Plot: rape, sexual perversion, sexual torture, deviant sex, perversion, fascism, sex, kidnapping, captivity, torture, obsession, pubic hair ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 18th century
Place: italy, europe, latin america
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A Serbian Film (2010)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Serbia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Milos, a retired porn star, leads a normal family life trying to make ends meet. Presented with the opportunity of a lifetime to financially support his family for the rest of their lives, Milos must participate in one last mysterious film. From ...
Style: banned film, brutal, disturbing, macabre, rough ...
Plot: sexual abuse, rape, pedophilia, sadism, insanity, violence, gory, strong sexual content, pornography, necrophilia, sexual perversion, murder ...
Time: 21st century, ancient history
Place: serbia, europe
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Playing with Love (1977)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Laura and Fabrizio have been meeting every summer in the forest by her parent's summer home. Fabrizio is a solitary boy with only his dog for company; Laura a sweet but unconfident child. This summer new aspects enter into their story as both ...
Style: banned film, erotic, suspenseful, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: underage sex, teenage sex, female nudity, love triangle, rape, teenage sexuality, seduction, lolita, submission, first love, teenage love, teenage girl ...
Time: 70s
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A Clockwork Orange (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Demonic gang-leader Alex goes on the spree of rape, mugging and murder with his pack of "droogs". But he's a boy who also likes Beethoven's Ninth and a bit of "the old in-out, in-out". He later finds himself at the ...
Style: disturbing, controversial, banned film, atmospheric, psychedelic ...
Plot: rape, insanity, gang, surrealism, nihilism, brainwashing, psychopath, brutality, violence, violence spree, sadism, distopia ...
Time: future, 70s, 90s, 1990s, year 1995 ...
Place: britain, united kingdom, england, london, europe
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I Spit on Your Grave (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An aspiring writer is repeatedly gang-raped, humiliated, and left for dead by four men whom she systematically hunts down to seek revenge.
Style: banned film, rough, cult film, psychological, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, rape and revenge, sexual abuse, vengeance, cruelty, revenge, sadistic horror, sadism, murder, psychopath, brutality, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, england, germany, new york, connecticut
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Cannibal Holocaust (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A New York University professor returns from a rescue mission to the Amazon rainforest with the footage shot by a lost team of documentarians who were making a film about the area's local cannibal tribes.
Style: banned film, brutal, disturbing, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: amazon rainforest, cannibalism, jungle, african tribe, sadism, film within a film, missing person, atrocity, rape, insanity, gory, sexual abuse ...
Time: 20th century
Place: south america, latin america, usa, new york, north america
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Happiness (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The lives of many individuals connected by the desire for happiness, often from sources usually considered dark or evil.
Style: banned film, cynical, disturbing, bleak, sexual ...
Plot: pedophilia, loneliness, rape, pedophile, dark humor, sibling relationship, marriage, therapist, divorce, depression, obsession, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new jersey, usa
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The Death of Stalin (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Belgium, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When tyrannical dictator Joseph Stalin dies in 1953, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to become the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweebish Georgy Malenkov, the wily Nikita Khrushchev and Lavrenti Beria ...
Style: banned film, satirical, political comedy, parody
Plot: political satire, socialism, josef stalin, military, death, chaos, repression, power struggle, dictator, funeral, satire, political intrigue ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1949, year 1964, year 1953 ...
Place: soviet union, ussr, russia, siberia, moscow russia
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Unplanned (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: As one of the youngest Planned Parenthood clinic directors in the nation, Abby Johnson was involved in upwards of 22,000 abortions and counseled countless women on their reproductive choices. Her passion surrounding a woman's right to choose ...
Style: banned film, captivating, thought provoking, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: abortion, transformation, unplanned pregnancy, redemption, religious faith, clinic, medical clinic, unwanted pregnancy, women's rights, female protagonist, pregnancy, propaganda ...
Time: 21st century, year 2013
Place: texas, xian
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Ferozz: The Wild Red Riding Hood (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Cuba, Costa Rica
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A young, attractive widow is protected from her vicious mother-in-law, by a male relative who practices Satanism, and lusts after the old woman's sexy adolescent granddaughter.
Style: banned film, suspense, brutal, rough, fairy tale
Plot: taboo sex, incestuous sex, mother son incest, zoophilia, exploring sexuality, rape, seduction, sexual exploration, controversy, life is a bitch, animal sex, mystery ...
Place: cuba
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Grotesque (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: An unnamed doctor has always had everything he's ever wanted, but that has only made him develop more extreme and depraved needs. He kidnaps a young couple in the prime of their life together and forces them into a game of torment that slowly ...
Style: disturbing, banned film, rough, scary, brutal ...
Plot: sexual abuse, torture, brutality, sadism, captivity, psychopath, held captive, sexual torture, mysterious character, gory, deadly, strong sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, japan
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Ichi the Killer (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: As sadomasochistic yakuza enforcer Kakihara searches for his missing boss he comes across Ichi, a repressed and psychotic killer who may be able to inflict levels of pain that Kakihara has only dreamed of.
Style: banned film, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sadism, massacre, gang, danger, rage, psychopath, gory, stabbing, gangsters, violence, mafia, hitman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Island of Death (1976)
Genre: Horror, Romance
Country: Greece
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A British couple on a break on a small Greek Island, spreading terror beyond anything the Islanders could have ever imagined. Only stopping every once in a while to shag anything that moves, be it a man, woman or an animal. But will they go ...
Style: banned film, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: sadism, rapist, island, psychopath, anal rape, serial killer, sexual abuse, obsession, violence spree, mentally unstable, couples, captivity ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, greece
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The Last House on the Left (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mari and Phyllis go to the "big city" to see their favorite band BloodLust. Along the way they meet up with newly escaped convict Krug and his gang.
Style: disturbing, banned film, slasher, cult film, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: rape, abduction, youth, crime, serial killer, woman in danger, crimes, psychopath, revenge, violence spree, gory, sheriff ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, connecticut
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The Bunny Game (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A prostitute looking for her next meal hitches a ride with a trucker that leaves her praying for her next breath.
Style: banned film, sadistic, rough, suspense, macabre ...
Plot: sadism, violence, sexual cruelty, perversity, torture, sexual torture, sadist, misogyny, prostitute, mercilessness, captivity, torturer ...
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Scum (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This is the hard and shocking story of life in a British borstal for young offenders. Luckily the regime has changed since this TV film was made. The brutal regime made no attempt to reform or improve the inmates and actively encouraged a power ...
Style: banned film
Plot: bathtub, blood, reformatory, teenage boy, governor, illiteracy, prison riot, rape, suicide, criminal, brutality, racism ...
Time: 70s
Place: england
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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre (1974)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Five friends visiting their grandfather's house in the country are hunted and terrorized by a chain-saw wielding killer and his family of grave-robbing cannibals.
Style: slasher, banned film, scary, cult film, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, hitchhiker, chainsaw, psychopath, gas station, danger, cannibalism, murder, gory, loss of friend, massacre, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1973
Place: texas, usa
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The Human Centipede 2 (Full Sequence) (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Inspired by the fictional Dr. Heiter, disturbed loner Martin dreams of creating a 12-person centipede and sets out to realize his sick fantasy.
Style: sadistic, scatology, banned film, macabre, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sexual sadism, kidnapping, pervert, psychopath, brutality, bad guy wins, sexual abuse, sexual torture, humiliation, violent death, sadism, torture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany
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Quiet Days in Clichy (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jens Jorgen Thorsen's freewheeling adaptation of Henry Miller's notorious novel offered a different kind of American in Paris and pushed the boundaries of sex on the screen
Style: banned film, erotic, realistic, serious, sexy ...
Plot: prostitute, voyeurism, foursome, lifestyle, femme fatale, writer's life, artists and showbiz, nihilism, couples, thirtysomething life, destructive relationship, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Snuff (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, Canada, Argentina
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The followers of a charismatic cult leader set out to murder a pregnant actress.
Style: banned film, rough, disturbing, suspenseful, banned ...
Plot: psychopath, murder, cult, filmmaking, biker, violence spree, gory, crime, crimes, mind game, sexual abuse, obsession ...
Time: 70s
Place: argentina, latin america
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Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK, Kazakhstan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Kazakh journalist Borat Sagdiyev travels to America to make a documentary. As he zigzags across the nation, Borat meets real people in real situations with hysterical consequences. His backwards behavior generates strong reactions around him ...
Style: humorous, absurd, controversial, banned film, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: culture clash, satire, travel, racism, anti semitism, dark humor, jewish, stereotypes, fish out of water, stereotype, misfit, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, kazakhstan, los angeles, usa, washington d.c. ...
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Cannibal Ferox (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends out to disprove cannibalism meet two men on the run who tortured and enslaved a cannibal tribe to find emeralds, and now the tribe is out for revenge.
Style: disturbing, banned film, suspenseful, brutal, macabre ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: jungle, murder, eating human flesh, torture, drug dealing, cannibal, native, violence spree, danger, rescue, deadly, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: colombia, new york, usa, south america, latin america
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Last Stop on the Night Train (1975)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A pair of psychotic hoodlums and an equally demented nymphomaniac woman terrorize two young girls on a train trip from Germany to Italy.
Style: disturbing, rough, banned film, suspenseful, brutal ...
Plot: sadism, murder, hostage, train, woman in danger, sexual harassment, vengeance, danger, revenge, psychopath, gory, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, germany, europe
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Caligula (1979)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 156 min.
Story: The perversion behind imperial Rome, the epic story of Rome's mad Emporer. All the details of his cruel, bizarre reign are revealed right here: His unholy sexual passion for his sister, his marriage to Rome's most infamous prostitute, his ...
Style: erotic, sexual, rough, atmospheric, epic ...
Plot: brutality, sexploitation, ancient rome, lust, sexual sadism, sadism, explicit sex, unsimulated sex, brother sister incest, brother sister sex, taboo sex, orgy ...
Time: ancient world, 1st century, ancient history
Place: rome italy, italy
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House on the Edge of the Park (1980)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alex (David Hess) is a darkly sinister thug driving around New York City at night when he spots a young woman (Karoline Mardeck) driving alongside him. He follows the woman to a nearby park where he cuts her off, gets out of his car, and runs into ...
Style: banned film, slasher, serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, serial killer, serial rapist, degradation, one night, sadism, genital mutilation, torture, robbery, revenge, lesbian ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new jersey, usa, new york
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Pink Flamingos (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Notorious Baltimore criminal and underground figure Divine goes up against Connie & Raymond Marble, a sleazy married couple who make a passionate attempt to humiliate her and seize her tabloid-given title as "The Filthiest Person ...
Style: disturbing, sexual, banned film, cult film, witty ...
Plot: transvestism, perversion, obsession, mother son incest, strong sexual content, arson, sexual perversion, vandalism, dehumanization, nudity (full frontal - brief), incestuous sex, zoophilia ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: maryland, usa, baltimore, california
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Big Man, Little Love (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey, Greece, Hungary
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Hejar, meaning "Dispossessed", a little Kurdish orphan war victim, educates a Turkish judge!
Style: banned film, sincere, sentimental, suspense
Plot: orphan, injustice, old man, nationalism, racism, neighbor, political oppression, children, cultural difference, poverty, murder, prejudice ...
Place: turkey, kurdistan
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A Beautiful Mistake (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A boy, an old man, two beautiful twin sisters get caught up in a voyeuristic scandal during the Cultural Revolution in China. This controversial film was subsequently banned and was never made public in China.
Style: psychological, rough, serious, suspense, banned film
Plot: identity crisis, voyeurism, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mistaken identity, social outcast, shame, neighbor, insanity, twin, mortician, suicide by drowning, peep hole ...
Place: china
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Holy Flying Circus (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A fantastical re-imagining of the events of 1979, when Monty Python made Life of Brian and the debate about what is an acceptable subject for comedy was blown wide open.
Style: clever, humorous, surreal, witty, semi serious ...
Plot: actor's life, religions or cults, clergy, artists and showbiz, society, debate, friends, religion, christianity, television, blasphemy, censorship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, europe, united kingdom, britain
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The Devils (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A dramatised historical account of the rise and fall of Urbain Grandier, a 17th-century Roman Catholic priest accused of witchcraft following alleged demonic possessions of sexually repressed nuns.
Style: psychological, disturbing, cult film, enigmatic, bleak ...
Plot: convent, inquisition, hysteria, clergy, sexual abuse, surrealism, priest, nun, danger, society, perversion, rebellion ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages, 18th century
Place: france, england, europe, london
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