Movies like The Good Mother 2013

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The Good Mother (2013)
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The Good Mother (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After her best friend dies, a teen discovers that the girl's mother deliberately made her sick.
Style: captivating, suspense, entertaining
Plot: teenager, sick child, mental illness, mother daughter relationship, teenage daughter, family secret, family problems, uncover truth, murderer, family relations, parents and children, mystery, caucasian, funeral

Most similar movies to The Good Mother

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, captivating, suspenseful and tense films with plots about family relations, mystery, family problems, mother daughter relationship, crimes, parents and children and life is a bitch mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Good Mother: A Daughter's Nightmare (2014), Nancy (2018), Every Breath You Take (2021), Hidden Away (2013), Taken Back: Finding Haley (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Daughter's Nightmare (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A college student suspects that a nurse may harm her lonely, widowed mother.
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, realistic, serious, scary
Plot: family problems, mystery, parents and children, family relations, isolation, college, death in the family, couple relations, danger, deadly, grief, poisoning ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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Nancy (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Nancy becomes increasingly convinced she was kidnapped as a child. When she meets a couple whose daughter went missing thirty years ago, reasonable doubts give way to willful belief.
Style: suspense, twists and turns, psychological, touching
Plot: missing child, mother daughter relationship, unsolved mystery, parkinson's disease, life philosophy, parents and children, uncover truth, childhood trauma, loss of child, psychology, fighting illness, manipulation ...
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Every Breath You Take (2021)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A psychiatrist, whose client commits suicide, finds his family life disrupted after introducing her surviving brother to his wife and daughter.
Style: suspenseful, psychological thriller, captivating, suspense
Plot: cheating wife, psychiatrist, mental patient, psycho killer, brother, husband wife relationship, psychologist, family problems, unfaithful wife, mental illness, psychological manipulation, mentally unstable ...
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Hidden Away (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A woman and young daughter escape her abusive husband by faking their deaths. Eight years later she is happily living in the upscale Palm Springs with her now-17-year-old daughter. When her husband discovers they are still alive, he tracks them down ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: abusive husband, faked death, mother daughter relationship, teenager, revenge, identity theft, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, kidnapping, private investigator
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Taken Back: Finding Haley (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Unable to get over the abduction of her daughter, a mother is convinced she has finally found her, but is she simply a mother obsessed?
Style: twists and turns, serious, realistic, emotional, disturbing ...
Plot: missing child, uncover truth, parents and children, family problems, life turned upside down, disorder, family relations, nobody believes, kidnapping, obsessive quest, life is a bitch, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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77%
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InSight (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kaitlyn, an ER nurse who is tending to a young stabbing victim, is accidentally electrocuted by the defibrillator that is used in an effort to save the woman's life. Almost immediately Kaitlyn starts to experience the victim's memories. ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uncover truth, mystery, crimes, supernatural, victim, investigation, danger, law enforcement, life is a bitch, supernatural ability, strong female presence, stabbing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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74%
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Awakened (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Samantha believes that her father murdered her mother. In her exhausting search for the truth about her young mother's untimely death 14 years earlier, Samantha receives help from beyond the grave.
Style: twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural, uncover truth, investigation, murder, haunted by the past, crimes, mystery, parents and children, small town, small town life, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
A Sister's Secret (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Twin sisters secretly swap places on their thirtieth birthday. The harmless prank becomes a nightmare when one of them is murdered.
Style: suspense, captivating, entertaining
Plot: murder, murder mystery, murder investigation, twin sister, sisters, con trick, sister, murder of sister, loss of sister, male female relationship, family secret, mate swapping ...
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71%
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My Sweet Audrina (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Living in her family's secluded mansion, Audrina is kept alone and out of sight and is haunted by nightmares of her older sister, First Audrina, who was left for dead in the woods after an attack. As she begins to question her past and her ...
Style: captivating, bleak, enigmatic, suspenseful
Plot: mansion, father daughter relationship, haunted by the past, uncover truth, isolation, mystery, rape, nightmare, child rape, mental illness, death of sister, overprotective father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Did I Kill My Mother? (2018)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young woman's mother is found dead in the home they both live in a year after her fathers unsolves suspicious murder. The police think the daughter may be responsible so she and her friends must prove she is innocent.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: death of mother, crime scene, police interrogation, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, suspect, murder investigation, family relations, family problems, framed for murder, crime investigation, mystery ...
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64%
Stranger at the Door (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Katherine "Kathy" is happily married to businessman Greg Norris and lives in his beautiful home with his about 18-year old daughter Tara. When suddenly a charming young man, who Tara first saw lurking around in the garden, turns up on ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: garden, family in danger, amateur detective, mystery, crimes, cons and scams, parents and children, family relations, dishonesty, adoption, deadly, adopted son ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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63%
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No Letting Go (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: What would you do to save your child? A young teenager struggles with a debilitating mental illness as his mom risks everything to save him without losing the rest of her family.
Style: thought provoking, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: mental illness, family relations, mental health, bipolar disorder, coming of age, teenage boy, family problems, motherhood, mother son relationship, parents and children, teenage life, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Sorority Surrogate (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A surrogate mother faces an uncertain future when the couple who hires her dies in an accident.
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: mystery, custody, pregnancy, friendship, crimes, surrogate mother, family relations, rivalry, family problems, youth, college, danger ...
Time: future
Place: canada
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59%
 4.8
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Running Away (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sisters Maggie and Lizzie move in with mom Peg's new husband. Secrets and lies start immediately. Maggie cannot handle what follows and recruits a friend to help her plan to get out of town with her step father's secrets. When Peg ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense
Plot: stepfather, sister sister relationship, secret, family relations, escape, mystery, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationship problems, relationships, lie, male female relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Double Life of Eleanor Kendall (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Nellie, née Bouchard, is divorced by wealthy Jack Givens because after a miscarriage even in vitro fails to overcome her infertility. She finds herself destitute as her own account were plundered by someone who stole her maiden identity, Eleanor ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: false identity, relationship problems, family relations, male female relationship, crimes, social problems, life is a bitch, family problems, mystery, sex scene, poison, bed ...
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#SquadGoals (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ambitious high school senior Samantha Hodges is a serious journalist, both for the school paper and for the yearbook, but she's just as serious about her friends, Nate, Gillian, and Rudy, all of whom are vying with her for a full-ride local ...
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense, tense
Plot: friendship, murder, amateur detective, teenager, mother daughter relationship, love triangle, high school principal, scholarship, allergy, photographer, high school, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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53%
 6.8
 106K
Stoker (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After India's father dies, her Uncle Charlie, who she never knew existed, comes to live with her and her unstable mother. She comes to suspect this mysterious, charming man has ulterior motives and becomes increasingly infatuated with him.
Style: psychological, bleak, gothic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: mysterious character, antisocial behavior, mystery, under the surface, family relations, masturbation, funeral, family problems, danger, estate, parents and children, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut, pennsylvania
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Kidnapped (2021)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Savannah Duke-Morgan realizes her lifetime dream to bring her husband Brad and her five-year-old daughter Aria back to her birthplace on the Gold Coast of Australia until it turns into her worst nightmare when Aria goes missing from the resort’s ...
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: child abduction, family problems, relationship problems, husband wife relationship, family relations, family secret, mysterious disappearance, mystery, investigation, life is a bitch, family life, disappearance ...
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A Sister's Nightmare (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Police officer Jane Rydert's life goes into a tailspin the day her older sister, Cassidy, shows up at her door after sixteen years of confinement in a psychiatric hospital.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, contemplative, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, sister sister relationship, mother daughter conflict, suspicion, mental illness, child in peril, sisters, family relations, escapades, disturbed individual, brother sister relationship, crimes ...
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51%
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Horse Girl (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A socially awkward woman with a fondness for arts and crafts, horses, and supernatural crime shows finds her increasingly lucid dreams trickling into her waking life.
Style: sincere, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: mental illness, imaginary, schizophrenia, social awkwardness, teenager, dream, society, unfulfillment, youth, anxiety, life is a bitch, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
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Lost Boy (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Laura Harris's kidnapped son returns after eleven devastating years, what she thinks will be a dream come true turns out to be a family nightmare.
Style: psychological, sentimental, captivating, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: family relations, family conflict, mother son relationship, mother son reunion, kidnapped child, mother love, missing child, uncover truth, investigation, crimes, danger, female director ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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Angel of Mine (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A woman grieving over the death of her daughter loses grip of reality when she begins to think her girl may still be alive.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, twists and turns, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: mystery, grief, stalking, plot twist, depression, suspicion, little girl, insanity, divorced couple, mother daughter relationship, skating, desperation ...
Place: australia
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Where Are the Children? (1986)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thriller about the kidnapping of two children and the investigation that follows, based on the book by Mary Higgins Clark.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, mind bending, psychological thriller
Plot: family relations, missing person, false accusation, kidnapping, crumbling marriage, life is a bitch, deadly, crimes, rivalry, mystery, family problems, injustice ...
Time: 80s
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47%
While the Children Sleep (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A prosperous couple find the perfect live-in nanny but soon discover she intends to do her job to deadly perfection.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, slasher
Plot: nanny, mystery, mind game, family relations, family problems, crimes, serial killer, deadly, rivalry, crumbling marriage, female psychopath, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, california
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46%
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Caught (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A desperate housewife discovers her husband is having an affair and kidnaps his unsuspecting mistress, but what starts as a prank quickly spirals out of control.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological, contemplative ...
Plot: mistress, housewife, unfaithful husband, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, woman, attempted murder, captive, teenager, teenage girl, kidnapping, prank ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Sioux City (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young Lakota Sioux, adopted by a wealthy Jewish couple in Beverly Hills, gets in touch with his cultural roots and solves a mystery in this thriller
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, serious, realistic
Plot: native american, investigation, family relations, murder, racism, adoption, adopted son, house fire, death of mother, spirituality, amulet, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
His Double Life (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young woman returns Home from college and become suspicious of her new stepdad, her late father's business partner, after she discovers him meeting with a mysterious woman who turns up dead the following day.
Style: suspense, enigmatic, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: betrayal, violence, stepfather, adultery, new life, husband wife relationship, investigation, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, uncover truth, adulterous husband, murder, relationship problems ...
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Home Sweet Home (2021)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A story that follows a family of four leading harmonious and contented lives. When a mysterious visitor starts residing in their basement, their lives are turned upside down as strange events begin to occur.
Style: mystical, mysterious, suspense, captivating, psychological thriller
Plot: changing lives, mysterious man, life is a bitch, mystery, life, mysterious stranger, secret identity, mysticism, family, undercover, lifestyle change, family secrets ...
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Blood Honey (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tortured by the memory of a childhood trauma, a woman returns after a decade to her family's fly-in hunting lodge to assist her siblings with their dying father, only to find herself stuck in a life threatening nightmare.
Style: suspense, dark, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: honey, inheritance, haunted by the past, tragic past, mass murder, beekeeper, mental illness, father daughter relationship, siblings relations, family drama, parents and children, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Curse of Downers Grove (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The town of Downers Grove looks like your average suburban neighborhood -- but Downers Grove has a disturbing secret.... For the past eight years, one senior from every high school graduating class has met a bizarre death right before graduation ...
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, captivating, slasher
Plot: curse, high school, murder, graduation, party, jealousy, violence, father son relationship, attempted rape, self defense, survival, danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%