Pain movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant pain movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, disturbing and rough films and TV shows about / with pain, death, blood, violence, flashback, brutality, nudity (full frontal - brief), revenge, murder and hospital plots mostly in Drama, Horror and Thriller genres shot in USA, Japan, France and other countries.
pain movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as pain: Death Parade (2015), Painless (2012), A Quiet Place (2018), Safe Passage (1994), Burning Man (2011), Jumpman (2018), Instinto (2019), Grotesque (2009), Sorry for Your Loss (2018), Lions (2012).

List of pain movies

Death Parade (2015)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: There is a place after death that’s neither heaven nor hell. A bar that serves you one chance to win. You cannot leave until the game is over, and when it is, your life may be too. From Studio Madhouse (Death Note, Black Lagoon) comes a thrilling ...
Style: psychological, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: death, game of death, memory loss, morality, heaven and hell, afterlife, gambling, regret, desperation, reincarnation, fear, game ...
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Painless (2012)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Portugal
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in Catalonia, Painless weaves two stories: in one, starting during the Spanish Civil War and running through to the '60s, an asylum attempts to rehabilitate children who feel no pain, by teaching them physical suffering. In the second, in ...
Style: psychological, bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: neurosurgeon, pain, uncover truth, haunted by the past, emotionless, life is a bitch, rehabilitation, child in peril, mysterious past, secret, torture, transplant ...
Time: 1930s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 30s ...
Place: spain
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A Quiet Place (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is forced to live in silence while hiding from creatures that hunt by sound.
Style: suspense, scary, disturbing, surprise ending, psychological ...
Plot: post apocalypse, sign language, monster, survival, survival horror, deafness, self sacrifice, creature feature, creature, silence, child in peril, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, near future, 2020s
Place: new york state
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Safe Passage (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mother with seven sons feels like she's losing control of her life and her family. But personal...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sentimental, melancholic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, pain, life is a bitch, family life, parents and children, family problems, terminal illness, terrorism, death in the family, eccentric family, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: middle east, new jersey, utah, beirut lebanon, london
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Burning Man (2011)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An English chef with a chic restaurant on Bondi Beach trying to put his life and his relationship with his son back on track while surrounded by women.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, realistic, sexy
Audience: date night
Plot: grief, marriage, pain, coping, chef, family relations, cooking and food, parents and children, restaurant, couples, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sydney australia, australia
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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After seven months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at Bill Willoughby, the town's revered chief ...
Style: ambiguous ending, psychological, cynical, sentimental, tragicomedy ...
Plot: rape, regret, small town, guilty conscience, loss of daughter, police brutality, desperation, suffering, name calling, pain, death of daughter, small town life ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, missouri, idaho
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Jumpman (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia, Lithuania, Ireland, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Young Oksana puts her newly born Denis in a baby box. Sixteen years later she steals him away from a children's home, intent on making amends for her maternal neglect, and to exploit him to earn money in a corrupt legal system.
Style: disturbing, melancholic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: mother son relationship, pain, corruption, cheating, young man, abandoned baby, orphanage, hit by a car, taking a selfie, hose, nightclub, hospital ...
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Instinto (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: Marco Mur is an attractive, successful businessman, but a trauma from his past prevents him from getting emotionally involved with women. Instead, he has intimate encounters in a club where no one knows anyone else. But his past returns and now ...
Style: romantic, touching, disturbing, psychological, captivating
Audience: chick flick, date night
Plot: intimacy, ambition, mother son incest, love, danger, eroticism, orgy, pain, life philosophy, social differences, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
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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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Sorry for Your Loss (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The sudden death of her husband upends and transforms every relationship in Leigh Shaw’s life. It also forces her to realize there was a lot about her husband that she didn’t know.
Style: emotional, meditative, psychological, compassionate, captivating ...
Plot: widow, pain, family, starting over, grief, loss of husband, young widow, recovery, family secret, husband wife relationship, secrets, lifestyle change ...
Time: 2010s
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Lions (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Netherlands, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Deep in the forest a group of five friends wander around like a lion herd. Lost in their word games, they play and seduce each other while going back and forth into adulthood territory, in a desperate search to avoid their already written story.
Style: gothic, experimental, allegory, fable, apocalyptic
Audience: teens
Plot: nature, forest, friends, wilderness, holiday horror, following someone, confusion, pain, hopelessness, apocalypse, adolescence, drowning ...
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The Rider (2017)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Once a rising star of the rodeo circuit, and a gifted horse trainer, young cowboy Brady is warned that his riding days are over, after a horse crushed his skull at a rodeo. Back home on the Pine Ridge Reservation, with little desire or alternatives ...
Style: touching, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, rough
Plot: horse riding, rodeo, cowboy, human animal relationship, horse, disabled person, riding accident, rodeo cowboy, head injury, native american reservation, unhappiness, pain ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: south dakota
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BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense. (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Honjou Kaede is invited by her friend Shiramine Risa to play a virtual reality MMO game with her. While Kaede doesn't dislike games, what she really, truly dislikes is being in pain. She creates a character named Maple, and decides to put all ...
Style: light, captivating, funny, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: video game, friends, female protagonist, competition, virtual world, virtual reality, girl, friend, survival, pain, computer game, protection ...
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Kuzgun (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Kuzgun's family life changes completely as a result of the caliper held against his father, who is a police. Kuzgun will fall into a bondage, pain, anger, and struggle that will last 20 years.
Style: sentimental, uplifting, sweet
Audience: chick flick
Plot: couples, hopes, love, crimes, danger, reunion, youth, adaptation, love affair, violence, destiny, pain ...
Time: contemporary
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The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA, Singapore, Hong Kong, United Arab Emirates, India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Growing up poor in Madras, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar earns admittance to Cambridge University during WWI, where he becomes a pioneer in mathematical theories with the guidance of his professor, G.H. Hardy.
Style: philosophical, intellectual, clever, based on true events, thought provoking ...
Plot: mathematics, genius, mathematician, imagination, scientist, husband wife relationship, indian lead, pain, university, university student, teacher student relationship, cultural difference ...
Time: 1910s, post world war one, year 1976, pre world war one, 1920s ...
Place: england, india, bombay india
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Wanna Be the Strongest in the World (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Hagiwara Sakura and Miyazawa Erena are the leading members of popular idol group, Sweet Diva. Erena is injured by the attack of a female pro-wrestler called Kazama Rio during the recording of a TV program. Sakura gets mad at Rio and enters the rink. ...
Style: inspirational, captivating, exciting, feel good, ecchi
Plot: wrestling, female bonding, wrestling match, rivalry, popularity, winning, pain, vengeance, pride, gym, wrestling ring, training ...
Place: japan
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Green Celery (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Adriana finds out the son she's expecting suffers a brain malformation that won't allow him to live outside her womb. As therapeutic abortion is illegal in Chile, she must wait until her baby is naturally born.
Style: suspense, rough, psychological, suspenseful, thought provoking
Plot: abortion, miscarriage, pregnancy, danger, paranoia, motherhood, mental breakdown, doctors, husband wife relationship, anguish, marriage, pain ...
Place: chile
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La Petite Mort: Die Nasty (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Three friends, Simon, Nina and Dodo, travel to Mallorca but their flight is delayed in Frankfurt. Accidentally the get mugged and wind up at a restaurant called "Maison de la Petite Mort", a notorious venue where members of the Elite Class ...
Style: slasher, suspense, suspenseful, brutal, sadistic ...
Plot: psychopath, decadence, murder, brutality, death, fear, fetish, pain, sadist, psycho, castration, telephone ...
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Morituris: Legions of the Dead (2011)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Rome, in 73 B.C. Spartacus led the rebellion of 200 gladiators wich saw them opposed to the inhumanity which Rome had forced them into. During the riot they resisted for a long time against the roman soldiers. Few against a whole army. Some of them ...
Style: slasher, complex, bleak, brutal, suspenseful ...
Plot: sadist, darkness, revenge, evil man, brutality, torture, gladiator, sexual assault, pain, female victim, hell on earth, captive ...
Place: italy
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One-Way Ticket to Mombasa (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Pete loses his consciousness while playing in a pop band. The diagnosis is harsh and the doctor cannot say for sure whether Pete will celebrate his 18th birthday. One night, encouraged by the vodka on Jusa's 18th birthday, Pete confesses his ...
Style: road movie, semi serious, humorous, touching, sentimental ...
Plot: terminal illness, hospital, life is a bitch, tragic hero, on the road, child illness, love and romance, unfulfillment, young adult, illness, friendship, pain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland
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Life As a Fatal Sexually Transmitted Disease (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story of a doctor named Tomasz who questions his beliefs, faith and morality as his end is near, so he makes all efforts to find dignity in his imminent death.
Style: tricky, serious, captivating, clever
Plot: doctor, cancer, meaning of life, cynicism, ex husband ex wife relationship, terminal illness, suffering, pain, death, illness, fighting illness, life & death ...
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Bad Guy (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A criminal who runs a brothel becomes obsessed with a beautiful college student. When she rejects him he sets her up by introducing her to a loan shark and when she can't pay, she is forced into working in the brothel. But when she gets the ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, psychological, rough, melancholic ...
Plot: obsessive love, eroticism, obsession, prostitution, pimp, explicit sex, fall in love, frame up, love, sexual abuse, jealousy, gang ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea, seoul, tokyo
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Pedarayudu (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Overview Coming Soon...
Plot: verdict, pain, fistfight, death, justice, rapist, portrait, beating, pregnancy, screaming in pain, childbirth, stabbed in the back ...
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Lost Souls (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Determined to escape from the harsh regime of China to the freedom of Hong Kong, three youths are captured by Mr. Hok, a sadistic human smuggler who subjects them to an unrelenting assault of degradation. Pushed to the limits of human endurance, the ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: pain, torture, women's prison, stabbed to death, rape, anal sex, gang rape, crying, sprayed with water, capture, revenge, abuse ...
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Love on a Pillow (1962)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young girl rescues a man from a suicide attempt. He turns out to be a sociopath, who begins to take over her life, abusing her both verbally and emotionally, yet she can't seem to tear herself away from him.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, touching, emotional ...
Plot: mental illness, destructive relationship, love triangle, small town, sexual relations, hotel, unfulfillment, romance, unsupportive spouse, jazz, pain, couples ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, paris france, italy, tuscany
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Needful Things (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A mysterious new shop opens in a small town which always seems to stock the deepest desires of each shopper, with a price far heavier than expected.
Style: scary, suspenseful, realistic, serious, cult film ...
Plot: small town, prank, devil, murder, manipulation, pain, desire, occult, sheriff, small town life, wish come true, couple relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, europe, usa, england, turkey
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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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Hellbound: Hellraiser II (1988)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Doctor Channard is sent a new patient, a girl warning of the terrible creatures that have destroyed her family, Cenobites who offer the most intense sensations of pleasure and pain. But Channard has been searching for the doorway to Hell for years, ...
Style: slasher, scary, surreal, atmospheric, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hell, maze, demon, supernatural, mental institution, good versus evil, betrayal, pain, mattress, self mutilation, seduction, gory ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, tokyo
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The Girl Next Door (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a quiet suburban town in the summer of 1958, two recently orphaned sisters are placed in the care of their mentally unstable Aunt Ruth. But Ruth's depraved sense of discipline will soon lead to unspeakable acts of abuse and torture that ...
Style: scary, rough, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: sexual abuse, rape, torture, child abuse, child molestation, sadist, cruelty, nudity (full frontal - brief), torment, helplessness, sister, suffering ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, contemporary, year 1958
Place: new york, america
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Crash (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After getting into a serious car accident, a TV director discovers an underground sub-culture of scarred, omnisexual car-crash victims who use car accidents and the raw sexual energy they produce to try to rejuvenate his sex life with his wife.
Style: erotic, psychological, sexual, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: lust, deviant sex, sexual relations, masochism, obsession, explicit sex, sexuality, car accident, infidelity, hospital, sadism, sexual perversion ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
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