Highest-Rated Movies about 'Temptation', Sort by Popularity


Billie (2020), On the Bowery (1956), Flirting (1990), Triad Election (2006), The Blue Angel (1930), The Blue Angel (1930), A Short Film About Love (1988), Hail the Conquering Hero (1944) ... Let's take a look at the ranked list of the best Temptation movies.


Billie (2020)

In 1971, journalist Linda Lipnack Kuehl set out to write the definitive biography of Billie Holiday. Over 8 years, she tracked down and tape-recorded over 200 hours of interviews with the characters that populated the iconic singer's short life.

jazz singer, journalist, friend, character, confident, passionate, engaging

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On the Bowery (1956)

Filmmaker Lionel Rogosin turns his camera on the homeless "bums" who frequent New York City's Bowery area.

homeless person, thief, bum, alcoholic, disheartening, shocking, powerful

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Flirting (1990)

A white preppie (Noah Taylor) loves a Ugandan girl (Thandie Newton) in 1965 Australia in this sequel to "The Year My Voice Broke."

teen boy, teen girl, student, teacher, father, mother, winsome

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Triad Election (2006)

A violent chain reaction unfolds as a crafty entrepreneur (Louis Koo) wrests power from a veteran Hong Kong crime lord (Simon Yam).

crime boss, godson, wife, rival, thug, brutal, frenetic

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The Blue Angel (1930)

Prim educator Immanuel Rath (Emil Jannings) finds some of his students ogling racy photos of cabaret performer Lola Lola (Marlene Dietrich) and visits a local club, The Blue Angel, in an attempt to catch them there. Seeing Lola perform, the teacher is driven mad with lust, eventually resigning his position at the school to marry his beloved. However, married life with a woman whose job is to make men desire her proves more difficult than Rath imagined.

teacher, singer, student, lover, cabaret performer, sultry, melodramatic

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The Blue Angel (1930)

Josef von Sternberg's classic tells of a middle-aged professor whose obsession with a young cabaret singer leads to his downfall.

teacher, singer, student, lover, cabaret performer, sultry, melodramatic

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A Short Film About Love (1988)

A postal worker (Olaf Lubaszenko) in love with his neighbor (Grażyna Szapołowska) spies on her through a telescope, holds her mail, and makes anonymous phone calls.

postal worker, older woman, virgin, peeping tom, playful, sad, profound

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Hail the Conquering Hero (1944)

Preston Sturges' satire about a sickly soldier discharged from duty and mistaken for a war hero when he returns home.

good guy, soldier, mother, girlfriend, mayor, playful, charming

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Number 37 (2018)

A recent paraplegic is given binoculars by his girlfriend. When he witnesses a mob killing, he tries to blackmail the killer.

paraplegic, loan shark, blackmailer, girlfriend, detective, chilling, confident

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The Delivered (2019)

Living a life of Puritan stricture with her family in 1657, a woman's world is shaken to its core by the unexpected arrival of a young couple closely pursued by a ruthless sheriff and his deputy.

family, couple, sheriff, puritan, abusive husband, bleak, brooding

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Headhunters (2011)

A corporate recruiter (Aksel Hennie), who moonlights as an art thief, plans to steal a valuable painting from the perfect candidate (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) for a job he needs to fill.

art thief, suspenseful, norway, forgery, art theft, temptation, 2010s

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Pusher 3 (2005)

While preparing for his daughter's 25th birthday, a drug lord (Zlatko Buric) copes with a deal gone bad.

drug lord, drug dealer, daughter, prostitute, henchman, intense, dark

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Take Me Out to the Ball Game (1949)

Two dancing baseball players (Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra) run into trouble with their team's new female owner (Esther Williams) and a gambler who doesn't want them to win the pennant.

baseball team owner, baseball player, entertainer, gambler, teammate, girlfriend, cheery

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Wreckers (2011)

A man moves back to his childhood town with his wife to start a family, but a surprise visit from his brother exposes lies from the couple's past.

wife, husband, brother, soldier, intense, emotional, suspenseful

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Gia (1998)

A 1970s supermodel (Angelina Jolie) embodies glamour but uses drugs to dull the pain of loneliness and despair.

model, restaurant owner, makeup artist, agent, bleak, intense, new york city

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Go (1999)

A checkout girl covering for a co-worker (Desmond Askew) faces danger from a drug dealer she double-crosses out of desperation.

storekeeper, drug dealer, undercover cop, teen girl, wife, actor, frenetic

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Fashionista (2016)

When a woman discovers her husband is having an affair, she throws caution to the wind and has an affair herself with a mysterious pick-up from a bar. The man, in true thriller fashion, turns out to be way more dangerous than she ever bargained for.

husband, wife, mistress, mysterious man, stalker, customer, creepy

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Hear My Song (1991)

An outcast Liverpool nightclub manager (Adrian Dunbar) tries to win back his sweetheart by booking a long-lost Irish tenor (Ned Beatty).

nightclub owner, irishman, impostor, cabaret performer, hilarious, witty, suspenseful

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Little Fish (2005)

The unexpected return of an ex-boyfriend (Dustin Nguyen) complicates the life of a reformed drug addict (Cate Blanchett).

drug addict, ex-boyfriend, brother, drug dealer, single mother, bleak, brutal

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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

Gandalf and Aragorn lead the World of Men against Sauron's army to draw his gaze from Frodo and Sam as they approach Mount Doom with the One Ring.

hobbit, wizard, warrior, elf, dwarf, orc, dark

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Jane Austen's Emma (1996)

While matchmaking for friends and neighbors, a young 19th-century Englishwoman (Kate Beckinsale) nearly misses her own chance at love.

young woman, matchmaker, lover, vicar, friend, engaging, amusing

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The Red Tent (1971)

Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen (Sean Connery) leads a 1928 North Pole air search for Italian explorer Umberto Nobile (Peter Finch).

elderly man, explorer, ghost, aviator, captain, bleak, brutal

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A Screaming Man (2010)

A 60-year-old man in Chad, resentful of his lot in life, can only contribute his son's services to the war effort.

father, son, mother, manager, soldier, disturbing, disheartening

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Terribly Happy (2008)

Following a nervous breakdown, a police officer (Jakob Cedergren) from Copenhagen pulls duty in a small town, where his big-city attitude clashes with the residents' bizarre behavior.

police officer, thug, wife, townsperson, abusive husband, seductress, bleak

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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

A meek Hobbit from the Shire and eight companions set out on a journey to destroy the powerful One Ring and save Middle-earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.

hobbit, wizard, elf, dwarf, warrior, orc, dark

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Dangerous Liaisons (1959)

Affairs strewn from Paris to the Alps disintegrate a couple's (Gérard Philipe, Jeanne Moreau) marriage.

husband, wife, beautiful woman, boyfriend, mistress, lover, passionate

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The Middleman (1976)

Directed by Satyajit Ray. An innocent youth takes a job in a profession where one must break the rules to succeed.

sister, best friend, businessman, taxi driver, college graduate, prostitute, emotional

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F for Fake (1973)

Truth and deception in art and life are explored by the filmmaker, including the work of art forger Elmyr de Hory.

writer, howard hughes, artist, forger, crafty, france, italy

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The Conqueror Worm (1968)

A disturbing tale of evil set during the English Civil War. When Matthew Hopkins is appointed Witchfinder General by the Puritans under Cromwell, he is empowered to travel the countryside with his henchmen and collect a fee for each witch from whom he extracts a confession - a policy which is exploited to the full.

witch, priest, henchman, villager, dark, creepy, gripping

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The Pit and the Pendulum (1961)

A plot to drive a man insane backfires when the intended victim adopts his late father's sadistic persona.

husband, sister, widower, brother, doctor, ghost, dark

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