Question & Answer » Films and movies
1 Question: What is the ruling about watching films with sexual content?
Answer: It is not permissible to watch such films (or pictures) with pleasure nor is it permissible to watch them without pleasure as an obligatory precaution.sistani.org/15281
2 Question: There are some drama series with actresses playing without scarves. What is the Islamic law about watching those drama series without lustful intention?
Answer: There is no problem in watching them in the said case.sistani.org/25413
3 Question: There are some drama series, which promote and encourage illicit forbidden (Haram) relations, is it permissible to watch them?
Answer: Watching the movies mentioned is forbidden if it influences the viewer and causes moral corruption or arousal. Furthermore on a mandatory precaution watching such movies is to avoided entirely if it contains sexually indecent scenes.sistani.org/26256