Movies about pedophiles

Movies about pedophiles
List of the best films about pedophiles according to visitors: Perfect Obedience, Romans, 10½, Blood, Brimstone, The Vanished, The Strange Ones, The Painted Bird, Little Tickles, I Am Still Here.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Perfect Obedience (2014)
Markimdb: 6.4
PlotStockholm syndrome

The fictional Father Ángel de la Cruz is based on Legion of Christ founder Marcial Maciel, whose long history of child abuse was not addressed until 2006 and only publicly acknowledged in 2009. But director Luis Urquiza chooses to structure his film through the largely uncomprehending, wondering eyes of 13-year-old Julián, who travels from the arms of his loving pastoral family into the austere, hallowed halls of the seminary. Singling out the boy as his intimate disciple, installing him in his palatial private quarters and redubbing him “Sacramento Santos,” Father Ángel begins Julian’s instruction into the mysteries of “perfect obedience,” whose cardinal rule is: Never question a superior’s actions.

Romans (2017)
Markimdb: 5.4
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersPriests, Mothers
PlotRevenge, Fight, Friendship, Religious, Mystery
StyleAction, Tense, Serious, Disturbing

An adult victim of childhood sexual abuse confronts the horrors of his past.

10½ (2010)
Markimdb: 7.1
StyleFascinating, Serious

Tommy, 10 years old, is well known by Social Services. He is considered a danger to society. Gilles, his guardian at this halfway house, sees potential for redemption in this kid driven by violence.

Blood (2012)
Markimdb: 6
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersManiacs, Police, Brothers
PlotAdventure, Investigation, Mystery
PlaceSea, Islands, England
StyleHeavy, Gloomy, Serious, Disturbing

Thriller charting the moral collapse of a police family. Two cop brothers, smothered by the shadow of their former police chief father, must investigate a crime they themselves have committed.

Brimstone (2016)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrethriller, drama, western, detective
CountryNetherlands, France, Germany, Belgium, Sweden, United Kingdom, USA
CharactersHorses, Priests, Mute
PlotLove, Revenge, Obsession
PlaceWild West, Small cities
StyleTwisted plot, Tense

In the menacing inferno of the old American West, Liz is a genuine survivor who is hunted by a vengeful preacher for a crime she didn’t commit.

The Vanished (2020)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genreaction, thriller, detective
CharactersParents, Sheriffs
PlotLove, Investigation, Intrigue, Missing people
StylePsychological problems, Action, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Tense

A family vacation takes a terrifying turn when parents Paul and Wendy discover their young daughter has vanished without a trace. Stopping at nothing to find her, the search for the truth leads to a shocking revelation.

The Strange Ones (2018)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genrethriller, drama
CharactersDogs, Teens, Horses, Friends, Criminals
PlotLove, Time travel, Travel, Passion, Investigation
PlaceCaves, Forest, Hotels, USA, Small cities
StyleHeavy, Tense, Disturbing

Mysterious events surround the travels of two brothers as they make their way across a remote American landscape. On the surface all seems normal, but what appears to be a simple vacation soon gives way to a dark and complex web of secrets. This is the feature film version of the 2011 short film going by the same name.

The Painted Bird (2019)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, military, history
CountryCzech Republic, Slovakia, Ukraine
CharactersDogs, Horses, Snipers, Childrens, Neighbors
PlotSurvival, Time travel, Loneliness, Death, Religious
PlaceVillage, Trains, Small cities
TimeWorld War II
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Tense

A young Jewish boy in Poland seeks refuge in the forest during World War II where he encounters many different characters.

Little Tickles (2018)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama

Odette is a 8-yr-old girl who loves to dance and draw. Once she has become an adult, Odette realizes she was abused, and immerses herself body and soul in her career as a dancer while trying to deal with her past.

I Am Still Here (2017)
Markimdb: 7.2
PlotOn real events, Abduction

Exploring the serious issue of Human trafficking; especially the trafficking of children as young as five years. Giving an inside look at the devastation these children face on a daily basis.

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The Florida Project (2017)
Markimdb: 7.6
CharactersFirefighters, Old man, Single mothers, Poor, Mothers
PlotAdventure, Friendship, Loneliness, Dolls, Birthday
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Makes me think, Touching

The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times.

Meadowland (2015)
Markimdb: 5.8
StylePsychological problems, Fascinating, Heavy

In the hazy aftermath of an unimaginable loss, Sarah and Phil come unhinged, recklessly ignoring the repercussions. Phil starts to lose sight of his morals as Sarah puts herself in increasingly dangerous situations, falling deeper into her own fever dream.

Advantages of Travelling by Train (2019)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, crime
CountrySpain, France
PlotSplit personality, Mental disorders, Stockholm syndrome
PlacePsychiatric hospitals
StyleBlack humor, Disturbing

After interning her insane husband in a remote psychiatric hospital, book editor Helga Pato returns home by train, where she meets a mysterious man who identifies himself as a psychiatrist.

The Death & Life of John F. Donovan (2019)
Markimdb: 6.2
CountryUnited Kingdom, Canada
CharactersGay, Celebrities, Actors
PlotFriendship, Political
StyleFascinating, Heavy, Makes me think, Depressive

A decade after the death of an American TV star, a young actor reminisces about the written correspondence he once shared with the former, as well as the impact those letters had on both their lives.

Paterno (2018)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama, crime, biography, sport
CharactersTeens, Journalists, Trainers, Celebrities, Reporters
PlotOn real events, Sports, Soccer, American Football, Investigation

After becoming the winningest coach in college football history, Joe Paterno is embroiled in Penn State's Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal, challenging his legacy and forcing him to face questions of institutional failure regarding the victims.

Dragon Trap (2010)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genreaction, thriller, crime
StyleUnexpected ending

When a serial killer goes after former convicted pedophiles, it is up to Police Commissioner Abbas and his Chief Celal to stop the killings.

The Tale (2018)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrethriller, drama, detective, biography
CountryUSA, Germany
CharactersHorses, Jews, Trainers, Parents
PlotOn real events, Survival, Investigation
StylePsychological problems, Heavy, Makes me think, Heartbreaking, Disturbing

An investigation into one woman’s memory as she‘s forced to re-examine her first sexual relationship and the stories we tell ourselves in order to survive.

Custody (2016)
Markimdb: 6.4
CharactersStudents, Lawyers, Judge, Single mothers
PlaceParty, New York
TimeNew Year
StyleFascinating, Tense

When a hard-working single mother, Sara Diaz, has her children taken from her after she is suspected of injuring her son, Ally Fisher, a recent law school graduate, is assigned to represent her case before Judge Martha Schulman, a veteran of the Family Court System.

Disappearance at Clifton Hill (2020)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrethriller, drama, detective

Following the death of her mother, a young woman returns home to Niagara Falls and becomes entangled in the memory of a kidnapping she claims to have witnessed as a child.

Michael (2011)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrethriller, drama
PlotOn real events, Mystery
TimeNew Year
StyleAction, Soulful, Depressive, Serious, Disturbing

Although to the outside world he seems like the a perfectly normal insurance broker, Michael secretly keeps a 10-year-old boy, Wolfgang locked in a room in his soundproof basement.