Movies like Every Mother's Worst Fear

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Every Mother's Worst Fear (1998)
 5.3
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Every Mother's Worst Fear (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Faced with her parents' recent divorce, her mother working long hours and her high school boyfriend dumping her, 16-year-old Martha looks for solace in the world of Internet chat rooms. Innocent chatting turns deadly as Martha attracts the attention of a pedophile and cyber-kidnapping ring. Martha's mother Connie suspects foul play and begins a frantic search for her daughter, enlisting the help of the police, the FBI and an expert hacker.
Plot: chat room, kidnapping, internet, pedophile, internet chat, fbi, child abduction, morgue, computer, child abuse, fbi agent, father daughter relationship, child trafficking, porsche, mother daughter relationship, child molestation, fbi investigation, child hostage, computer hacker, death of daughter, father daughter estrangement, child molester, real life mother and daughter playing mother and daughter, police car, police siren ...

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Most similar movies to Every Mother's Worst Fear

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, suspense and tense films with plots about kidnapping, murder, crimes, hostage, mother daughter relationship, danger and police mostly in Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Every Mother's Worst Fear: Don't Touch My Daughter (1991), Bump in the Night (1991), Night Hunter (2018), Trapped! (2006), Captive (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Don't Touch My Daughter (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young girl is kidnapped and molested by a classmate's father. The man she identifies is arrested and jailed, but is later released on bail. He calls the girl's mother and threatens to kidnap her daughter again, and this time kill her and ...
Plot: revenge, kidnapping, child abuse, paranoia, teacher, miscarriage of justice, assault, police, psychopath, divorce, child molestation, stalking ...
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100%
Bump in the Night (1991)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Martha "Red" Tierney used to be a hot-shot reporter, but that was before alcohol took over her life. One morning Martha's son Jonathan leaves for school, stopping first to meet his father for breakfast. But Jonathan never meets his ...
Plot: pedophile, kidnapping, alcohol abuse, child abuse, female director, child pornography, child in peril, alcoholic
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Mother's Worst Fear (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alice is starting a new chapter in life by moving on from her highly stressful job as a hostage negotiator and putting more focus on her family. Suddenly, her world is turned upside down when her daughter is abducted with no demand for ransom. As ...
Style: captivating, suspense, entertaining
Plot: chloroform, family relations, revenge, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, new job, hostage negotiator, abduction, vendetta, criminal's revenge, fighting crime, kidnapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.9
 18K
Night Hunter (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A police task force traps an online predator, only to discover that the depth of his crimes goes far beyond anything they had anticipated.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: profiler, serial killer, tragic past, vigilante, ex husband ex wife relationship, father daughter relationship, fbi agent, schizophrenic, kidnap, psychopath, investigation, pedophile ...
Time: 2010s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 221
Trapped! (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A weekend vacation turns terrifying when computer scientist Samantha (Alexandra Paul) and her daughter are lured into the hands of a killer. Kidnapped and held hostage, Samantha is given a choice: she must use her expertise to help her captors carry ...
Style: suspense, psychological thriller, captivating, tense
Plot: abduction, tape over mouth, psycho killer, criminal, crimes, mother daughter relationship, kidnapping, kidnapped woman, hostage, murderer, homicidal maniac, kidnapped ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.5
 188
Captive (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Paul and Kathy Plunk buy a small motel in a lonesome mountain region in Oregon. Their newfound tranquility is broken by a pair of guests who turn out to be wanted criminals on run from the police. They need money, so they assault the Plunks, force ...
Plot: escape, terror, forest, husband wife relationship, car, family relations, gunfight, rape, motel, criminal, caucasian, baby ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.5
 127
Captive (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Joe Goodies has just entered an advertising agency after recovering from the death of his girlfriend in a car accident. Ruined by the compensation he has to pay for the accident, he decides, with his new girlfriend, to kidnap the son of the ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: child abduction, prison guard, bisexual woman, homosexual, kidnapper, lawyer, boy, lesbian, male underwear, kidnapping, murder, wetting pants ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
American Hangman (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An unidentified man posts a live feed on social media showing that he has kidnapped two strangers and intends to kill one before the day is out. His intention is to hold a capital 'trial' online. As the authorities recognize what's ...
Style: macabre, bleak, suspenseful, captivating, brutal
Plot: justice, social media, kidnapped, judge, murder, kidnapping, police investigation, internet, pistol, police detective, gun, handcuffs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Dancing with Danger (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Portland taxi dancer is a suspect in a series of murders involving her former customers.
Style: neo noir
Plot: private detective, serial killer, disappearance, dance hall, love interest, estranged husband
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 250
In Quiet Night (1998)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A thriller about a man, Dr Wolcott, who is wrongfully acquitted of charges that he molested his daughter, Dinah. The deputy district attorney, Joey, takes Dinah with her seeking refuge from Dr. Wolcott's molestation.
Plot: child molestation, sexual abuse, child pornography, female director, female protagonist, doctor, district attorney, acquittal, on the run, kidnapping, child abuse, dog ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.1
 422
Net Games (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The successful publicist Adam Vance of the SFC is in the middle of a campaign to get an important Japanese client and is needy of sex because his traumatized wife Jennifer Vance was raped one year ago and is totally frigid, refusing to have sex. His ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, neo noir, tense ...
Plot: computers and web, femme fatale, extramarital affair, murder, dishonesty, technophobia, deadly, protagonist as suspect, danger, sexual content, voyeurism, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.8
 368
16 and Missing (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A 16 year old girl goes missing after an online relationship with an older man.
Plot: teenager, road trip, fbi, knife, kissing, bed, con artists, kiss, female fbi agent, kidnapping, false identity
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.0
 264
Home Invasion (1997)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A gang of armed criminals bursts into the home of a woman, taking her and the daughters of three of her friends hostage.
Plot: asthma attack, gang, hostage situation, home invasion, deafness, sign language, attempted rape, family relations, deaf child, hostage, kidnapping, criminal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.5
 115K
Red Eye (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After attending the funeral of her grandmother in Dallas, the Lux Atlantic Hotel manager Lisa is waiting for a flight to Miami. Due to the bad weather and consequent flight delay, she meets in the airport bar Jack Rippner, who is also in the waiting ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: woman in danger, terrorism, airplane, hostage, fear, psychology, crimes, danger, stewardess, villain, hitman, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, texas, miami, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Troubled Waters (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Intrepid FBI agent Beck, assigned to solve the case of a multimillionaire couple's missing daughter. As clues begin to reveal themselves, Beck draws an explosive line connecting the kidnapper and the girl's mother -- and brings to light ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: kidnapping, investigation, riddles and clues, supernatural ability, missing child, infidelity, who done it, danger, deadly, race against time, supernatural, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.8
 754
The Maddening (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this psycho-thriller, a little girl and her mother find themselves the focus of a crazed couple's delusions. The horror begins after Cassie has a fight with her husband David and takes off in the car with their young daughter Samantha. ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, psychopath, on the road, hostage, torture, lesbian sex, lesbian love, gays and lesbians, lesbian romance, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Y2K File (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story starts at the dawn of the new millennium. A man called Knock-Knock has just lost his parents in a fire that devastated the family house. Eager to move away from his frightening past he moved inside a big house in North London. The house ...
Plot: abduction, hell, evil, torture, ogre, abuse, children, murder, opera, cruelty, monster, virus ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Manipulator (1971)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An insane Hollywood makeup man kidnaps a woman, keeps her prisoner in his warehouse full of props.
Style: cult film
Plot: insanity, kidnapping, rain, psychopath, female nudity, sword, hysteria, delusion, red light, movie camera, broken windshield, elevator ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Mother's Instinct (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a woman’s son goes missing and the prime suspect is released due to lack of evidence, she and her teenage daughter decide to play vigilante.
Style: psychological, bleak, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: missing child, kidnapping, parent child relationship, missing son, kidnapped boy, cyberbullying, boy, high school student, uncover truth, law enforcement, suspicion, crime investigation ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Held for Ransom (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Held for Ransom is a 2000 direct-to-video film about five high-school students that are kidnapped and held for ransom in a remote swamp area in Florida. It was directed and written by Lee Stanley based on the novel by Lois Duncan.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, captivity, psychopath, crimes, teenage life, survival, deadly, rivalry, danger, confined, ransom, wilderness ...
Time: 90s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.3
 660
Stealing Candy (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three ex-cons kidnap a famous movie star and force her to film a sex tape live on the internet for a paying audience.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexploitation film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, hostage, hostages, femme fatale, criminal's revenge, confined, crimes, criminal heroes, danger, crime gone awry, computers and web ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Weekend of Terror (1970)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Three nuns on a weekend trip are held hostage by escaped convicts.
Plot: kidnapping, closet, shot to death, police, abduction, phone booth, kidnapper, blood, desert, wig, running, pay phone ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.5
 224
Dynamite (2004)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman's life is turned upside down when three armed robbers invade her home.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: hostage, family in danger, hostages, criminal's revenge, kidnapping, isolation, confined, crime gone awry, crimes, home invasion, teenage girl, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Stranger Within (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A troubled young man mysteriously appears in a rural Minnesota town from which he claims he was abducted 16 years ago.
Plot: alcohol, kiss, blood, murder, rain, kidnapped boy, ice fishing, gunshot, excavation, child abduction, mallet, pregnancy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.2
 442
Do No Harm (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Emily Edmunds has a great job and a great guy, Mark. But when Mark is killed in a plane crash, a distraught Emily attempts suicide.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, danger, crimes, doctors and patients, woman in danger, suicide attempt, plane crash, psychiatrist, murder, loss of husband, life turned upside down, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.0
 78
Blackmail (1974)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A spoiled rich girl hatches a plot with her hippie friends to "kidnap" her so they can get a large ransom from her wealthy father.
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: hippie, kidnapping, spoiled brat, blackmail, sexploitation, deep cleavage, rich father, exploitation, lesbian, bare breasts, female nudity, breasts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Kidnapping of the President (1980)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A South American quasi-revolutionary/guerilla/terrorist and a misled, admiring girl compatriot manage to kidnap the U.S. President during a diplomatic visit to Toronto. With a nondescript armored truck, crudely yet somehow elaborately rigged with ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, kidnapping, hostage, armored car, rescue, race against time, head of state, danger, crimes, secret agents, law enforcement, explosive ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
HUSH LITTLE BABY (1994)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Eddie's baby girl, Susan, was taken from her arms when she was put into a mental hospital for attempted murder on her baby daughter! Thirty five years down the track Eddie is released and tracks her daughter down. She enters her daughters ...
Plot: child abuse, sex crime, mental institution, assault, murderer, on the run, murder, mother daughter relationship, abuse, seduction, adoption, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 2.7
 3K
Vanquish (2021)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Victoria is a young mother trying to put her dark past as a Russian drug courier behind her, but retired cop Damon forces Victoria to do his bidding by holding her daughter hostage. Now, Victoria must use guns, guts and a motorcycle to take out a ...
Style: suspense, captivating, neo noir, surprise ending
Plot: police, child abduction, murder, revenge, criminal, kidnapping, retired cop, hostage, lynching, criminal's revenge, fighting crime, crimes ...
Time: 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.3
 589
Striking Poses (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a beautiful paparazzo for a tabloid magazine finds herself pursued by a ruthless stalker, she is determined to emerge from this deadly game alive, and independently wealthy.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, neo noir, realistic, serious
Plot: stalking, kidnapping, graphic violence, psychopath, hitman, gory, betrayal, rivalry, journalism, special agents, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%