Movies like Social Nightmare

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Social Nightmare (2013)
 4.7
 2K
Social Nightmare (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A student's chances of getting into a good college hang in the balance when inappropriate photos of her are posted on the Internet.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: social media, social network, mother daughter relationship, student, family relations, social problems, female student, uncover truth, changing lives, lifestyle change, violence, psychopath, computer, high school, nervous breakdown

Most similar movies to Social Nightmare

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, psychological, suspense and disturbing films with plots about family relations, mother daughter relationship, family problems, uncover truth, murder, mystery and social problems mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Social Nightmare: Break-Up Nightmare (2016), The Good Mother (2013), She Walks (2015), Deadly Influencer (2019), Hidden Away (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Break-Up Nightmare (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Barbara learns that nude photos of her daughter have been put up on a revenge porn site, she vows to get them taken down. But the site's administrator and his followers refuse, threatening Barbara's family in retaliation. Barbara ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: social media, mother daughter relationship, blackmail, internet, stalker, changing lives, revenge, social problems, family problems, nude girl, mother and daughter, vengeance ...
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95%
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: sick child, teenager, teenage daughter, mother daughter relationship, mental illness, family secret, uncover truth, family problems, mystery, parents and children, murderer, family relations ...
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55%
 5.3
 45
She Walks (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: An illegal Chinese immigrant and her teenage daughter are held captive in their home after a stranger breaks in.
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: mother daughter relationship, prostitution, lifestyle change, mysterious stranger, family relations, mysterious man, family problems, illegal prostitution, mystery, social problems, life is a bitch, prostitute ...
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53%
Deadly Influencer (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young woman commits murder to keep her classmates' social media careers under her thumb. After killing a popular friend, she turns her sights on a new girl, but the girl's mother suspects the truth and will fight to protect her daughter.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, tense
Plot: murder, social media, teenage girl, social problems, killings, secret identity, mother daughter relationship, teenager, family relations, social network, murderer, mystery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 4.8
 445
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, private investigator, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, kidnapping
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Status: Unknown (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a lively high school reunion, Jessica and Cynthia reconnect with their childhood friend Karen and vow to stay in close communication online. After a year of cheerful daily status updates, Karen begins to post some strange updates to her life. ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: best friends, looking for love, life is a bitch, uncover truth, mystery, couples, couple relations, love and romance, stoners, singleness, reunion, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.7
 720
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 conflict, family relations, mother son reunion, kidnapped child, mother son relationship, mother love, missing child, uncover truth, investigation, crimes, danger, female director ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.8
 668
Deserted (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When twenty-four-year-old Jae is released from prison for killing her mother, she returns to her childhood home in small-town Ridgecrest. The desire to go anywhere but there prompts her to agree to join her brother on a road trip out to Death Valley ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: brother sister relationship, female protagonist, desert, death valley, family problems, family relations, relationship problems, ex convict, journey, road trip, getting home, lost ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 8.4
 4K
Thanmathra (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: A man leading a happy life with his loving wife and two children suddenly starts getting forgetful and lost. Then, he is diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease leaving his family devastated.
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: family, father son relationship, alzheimer's disease, student, family problems, family relations, changing lives, lifestyle change, lifestyle, kids and family, husband wife relationship, malayalam ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
 14K
The Hater (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A duplicitous young man finds success in the dark world of social media smear tactics — but his virtual vitriol soon has violent real-life consequences.
Style: captivating, suspense, disturbing, psychological
Plot: public relations, social media, hi-tech, manipulation, social network, vengeance, fake news report, revenge, sponsor, virtual world, presidential election, bullying ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
 7K
Lavender (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A photographer struggling with memory loss discovers her pictures may indicate something sinister is hitting close to home.
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: amnesia, psychiatrist, female protagonist, confusion, photographer, empowerment, uncover truth, murder, suspicion, danger, recovery, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, psychological, captivating, touching, contemplative ...
Plot: sister sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, mother daughter conflict, mental illness, suspicion, child in peril, family relations, sisters, crimes, escapades, disturbed individual, salvation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, exciting ...
Plot: missing child, uncover truth, parents and children, family problems, life turned upside down, disorder, family relations, nobody believes, obsessive quest, life is a bitch, danger, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Another Man's Wife (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a traumatic car accident, a couple and their daughter decide to spend a short vacation in a cabin in the woods. While trying to rebuild their lives, the constant reminder of the woman who they overwhelmed remains indelible in the minds of the ...
Style: psychological, captivating
Plot: psychopath, car accident, adultery, infidelity, forest fire, cabin in the woods, marital problem, husband wife relationship, cheating on husband, relationships, male female relationship, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.1
 548
#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: psychological, captivating, tense, suspense
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 3K
Nancy (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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: psychological, touching, twists and turns, suspense
Plot: missing child, mother daughter relationship, unsolved mystery, uncover truth, parents and children, life philosophy, parkinson's disease, fighting illness, family relations, loss of child, parent child relationship, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.8
 211
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, mother daughter relationship, mystery, relationship problems, sisters, relationships, escape, family problems, lie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After her son Kevin commits a horrific act, troubled mother Eva reflects on her complicated relationship with her disturbed son as he grew from a toddler into a teenager.
Style: psychological, disturbing, bleak, tense, depressing ...
Plot: psychopath, mother son relationship, antisocial behavior, school shooting, evil child, depression, sociopath, parents and children, family problems, family relations, estrangement, adolescence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, connecticut, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Guide to the Perfect Family (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A couple in Québec deals with the pitfalls, pressure and high expectations of raising kids in a society obsessed with success and social media image.
Style: captivating, humorous, psychological
Plot: school, social network, parenthood, parents and children, male female relationship, social class, waiting, family, mother son relationship, society, social issues, social relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.4
 712
Bad Girl (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bad girl Amy, 17, is given one last chance by her adoptive parents, who think Amy's friendship with local girl Chloe is a step in the right direction. But when Amy discovers Chloe's secret she finds herself fighting for her life, and for ...
Style: unusual plot structure, suspense, tense, disturbing, psychological
Plot: murder, closeted lesbian, psychopath, small town, bad girl, friendship, family relations, danger, violence, friendship between girls, youth, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Killer in Suburbia (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gina and her teenage daughter Kelsey move into a new town so Kelsey can attend a better high school. It’s the start of senior year – meaning new parties to attend and new friends to make. But when Kelsey is abducted while on a date, all Gina’s ...
Style: heartbreaking, suspense, disturbing, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: sex trafficking, missing child, uncover truth, family relations, mother love, slave trade, investigation, disorder, starting over, struggle for survival, family problems, slave trader ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Mommy Would Never Hurt You (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Riley wants to rebuild her relationship with her mother and little sister, who are shut-ins due to her sister's illness. When Riley realizes her sister may not be sick, her mother will stop at nothing to keep her daughters with her forever.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: mother daughter relationship, murder, psychopath, female antagonist, sister sister relationship, violence, mother and daughter, psycho killer, female protagonist, family relations, child murderess, murderer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Speaking in Tongues (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A lonely college student grieving the loss of his mother has found purpose in a local megachurch. When a young pastor invites him to Chicago for a summer internship evangelizing the 'lost', his new faith is put to the test.
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: christian, evangelist, religious conversion, religious, religious faith, change of heart, changing lives, lifestyle change, college student, character change, pastor, student ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 7.6
 746
The Deposition (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a man is involved in a car wreck that kills his former lover, his life is derailed and his mind is splintered with guilt and the subsequent uncertainty about what exactly happened.
Style: tense, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: memory loss, uncover truth, losing-it hero, haunted by the past, life turned upside down, life is a bitch, deadly, a vision, dealing with death
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
 3K
Too Late (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Explores the tangled relationship between a troubled private investigator and the missing woman he's hired to help find.
Style: neo noir, captivating, psychological, tense, suspense ...
Plot: private investigator, murder, neo-noir, missing woman, stripper, strip club, uncover truth, danger, couples, dissection, violence, missing person ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Woman in the Window (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An agoraphobic woman living alone in New York begins spying on her new neighbors only to witness a disturbing act of violence.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, enigmatic, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: agoraphobia, neighbor, murder, living alone, violence, espionage, mental disorder, uncover truth, deception, mental illness, alarm, frame up ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Dirty Teacher (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When a high school senior discovers her teacher is seducing her boyfriend, events turn deadly after the teacher tries to cover it up.
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: teacher student sex, teacher student relationship, bitch, female antagonist, misunderstanding, teacher, school, teacher student romance, older woman younger man relationship, family problems, male teacher female student affair, social problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 4.6
 612
Sleeper (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Up until now, marriage has been smooth sailing for Jennifer Jones. But after suffering a miscarriage, she begins to question her happiness and whether the spark in her marriage has dimmed. She shrugs it off as just being the 7-year itch and gives ...
Style: twists and turns, disturbing, bleak, psychological
Plot: hit by a car, uncover truth, tragic event, depression, character on the edge, deception, couple relations, hospital, betrayal, miscarriage, mystery, justice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: mysterious, suspense, captivating, mystical, psychological thriller
Plot: life, undercover, mysterious stranger, mystery, family, life is a bitch, mysterious man, lifestyle change, secret identity, mysticism, changing lives, family secrets ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.9
 223
@urFRENZ (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When depressed and withdrawn Catharine meets a secretive boy online, she begins to come out of her shell. But is he a suitor or a stalker, a friend or foe? The mystery of his existence fuels obsession, denial and deceit, sending her to the point of ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: prank, teenage life, parents and children, youth, best friends, family relations, cyberspace, high school life, computers and web, false identity, socially awkward, secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%