The Most Controversial Films of All Time

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Most filmmakers create movies to provoke and inspire their audiences. But the public doesn’t always respond well to provocation, especially if a movie pushes too many boundaries.

Some films on this list are celebrated with several awards for challenging societal norms. Others are straight-up propaganda or blacklisted from viewing for inciting harm towards others. Trust us; this list is not safe for work, and many of these films shouldn’t be on your "must watch" list. If you’re up for a challenge, check out the most controversial movies of all time.