The Best BDSM Movies

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Here is a list of the best BDSM movies ever made, ranked by movie fans. This BDSM movie list is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about BDSM are at the top of the list. If there are any great movies about BDSM you believe should be at the top of the list, be sure to vote them up. The films on this list are the most famous S&M  movies movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already. Click on these BDSM movie titles for more information about the films.

List ranges from Fifty Shades of Grey to Secretary, plus many more movies about S&M that have bondage scenes. Featuring Hollywood movies and indie films, this list features the best BDSM cinema.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best BDSM movies?" and "What is the greatest BDSM movie of all time?"

Various bits of information are included with these popular BDSM movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. Whether you're watching these BDSM movies on Netflix or other streaming service, these good BDSM movies can be enjoyed no matter what. You'll want to check back for recent and new BDSM films as they are added to the list.

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  • Secretary
    1
    James Spader, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jeremy Davies
    2,437 votes
    • Released: 2002
    • Directed by: Steven Shainberg
    Lee Holloway (Maggie Gyllenhaal), a young woman with a history of severe emotional problems, is released into the care of her overbearing parents following a stay at a mental institution. She finds ...more

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  • Story of O
    2
    Udo Kier, Corinne Cléry, Anthony Steel
    1,325 votes
    • Released: 1975
    • Directed by: Just Jaeckin
    Story of O is a 1975 Franco-German erotic drama film directed by Just Jaeckin. The screenplay is an adaptation of the erotic novel Story of O published in 1954 by Pauline Réage.
  • 9½ Weeks
    3
    Mickey Rourke, Kim Basinger, Christine Baranski
    549 votes
    • Released: 1986
    • Directed by: Adrian Lyne
    9 1/2 Weeks is an 1986 romantic drama film directed by Adrian Lyne and starring Kim Basinger and Mickey Rourke. It is based on the memoir of the same name by Elizabeth McNeill, about a New York City ...more
  • My Mistress
    4
    Emmanuelle Béart, Robyn Moore Gibson, Harrison Gilbertson
    311 votes
    • Released: 2013
    • Directed by: Stephen Lance