They're the black sheep of the streaming service's menu and pitfalls if you are to enter into one ignorantly. We're here to help you steer through the many films on Netflix and peruse or avoid the most salacious titles. So read on, if you dare, and see why these are the most controversial movies on Netflix. It begins with a flirtatious chat exchange between Hayley Page, years-old at the time and Jeff Wilson.
Soon, they meet at a coffee shop and we're shocked to see Hayley is only years-old. Jeff is a pedophile and Hayley is in serious danger, but then, something unexpected happens. Hayley drugs Jeff and ties him up while he's unconscious.
The tables turn and it's revealed Hayley's not only aware of Jeff's intentions, she's got a plan: She's going to castrate him. If the plot of Hard Candy isn't enough to get you talking, consider some critics in called it " Sick, sick, sick" and "reprehensible. On one level, it's a brilliant script about a woman's sexual journey over decades as she opens up to a stranger who finds her beaten near his home. On the other hand, the film is explicit in its detailing of Joe's Gainsbourg, Adams sex life, with scenes of actual sex and others of public sex acts, BDSM torture, and plenty more.
Fans of Von Trier knew what to expect with this one, but plenty of audiences were shocked by what they were seeing. Set in New York City, the movie follows Leah Homeland's Saylor and her best friend as they start college in their first apartment.
The girls quickly become enamored with a few of the neighborhood tough guys and are soon having wild sex and blowing coke every night with them. Director Lee Daniels Precious has never shied from controversy and his sweaty, lurid tale of a reporter, a killer, and the people surrounding them feels like something you shouldn't be watching. There's also a scene where Cusack's incarcerated scumbag meets his pen pal lover Kidman and they masturbate in front of each other while the lawyers watch.
However, watching the movie, it's clear the focus is trying to understand why Christine, a lovelorn workaholic who was frustrated on the job, would go to such lengths to prove a point. Set inside a bedroom where a husband and wife's night of bondage sex goes wrong, Gerald's Game focuses on Jessie Gugino as she lies handcuffed and stranded after her husband suffers a sudden heart attack.
What ensues is a psychological thriller as a stray dog arrives and starts eating the corpse, and Jessie hallucinates a deformed ghost, or does she? What makes the Netflix Original Film so talked-about, however, is how Jessie escapes the handcuffs.