Movies like Looking for Her

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Looking for Her (2015)
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Looking for Her (2015)
Original name: Je vous souhaite d'être follement aimée
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Elisa, on a verge of divorce, leaves Paris with her son Noe to settle in her hometown of Dunkerque to find the biological mother who gave her up for adoption 30 years before.
Style: suspense, touching, suspenseful
Plot: racism, adoption, pregnancy, abortion, mother daughter relationship, pregnant woman, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, mother daughter reunion, mother son relationship, search for mother, dog, female nudity, beach, nudity (full frontal - brief), riding a bicycle, laptop, video chat, ultrasound, walking a dog, dining hall, female director, cycling, pregnant

Most similar movies to Looking for Her

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, touching, psychological and suspenseful films with plots about female nudity, pregnancy, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, pregnant woman, female protagonist and nudity (full frontal - brief) mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Looking for Her: Happening (2021), Aurora (2014), Marie-Line (2000), Stolen from the Heart (2000), Heartbeats (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Happening (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An adaptation of Annie Ernaux's eponymous novel, looking back on her experience with abortion when it was still illegal in France in the 1960s.
Style: cult film
Plot: abortion, pregnancy, feminism, sexuality, woman, summer, post war, illegal abortion, female protagonist, female nudity, mother daughter relationship, sea ...
Time: 60s
Place: france
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95%
 6.9
 104
Aurora (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After she read in the newspaper that a newborn baby was found in a dumpster, a teacher becomes obsessed with giving it a proper burial.
Style: suspenseful, thought provoking, suspense, disturbing
Plot: abortion, foster child, judge, baby, female protagonist, doctor, newborn baby, adoption, burial, dead child, teacher, junkyard ...
Place: latin america
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89%
 6.2
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Marie-Line (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A woman learns to care for others when she's forced to help people on the wrong side of the law in this drama. Marie-Line (Muriel Robin) is a single woman in her mid-forties who oversees the cleaning crew at a large office building. On the job, ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, serious
Plot: husband wife relationship, illegal immigrant, refugee, illegitimate child, psychological abuse, love, deportation, mother daughter relationship, pregnancy, cleaning lady, chase, deaf ...
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80%
Little Girl Lost: The Delimar Vera Story (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Luz Cuevas baby daughter Delimar disappeared in 1997 after their house caught fire during a party, The police reported that she was killed in the fire. However, Cuevas suspects that she was kidnapped and that the fire was staged by an outsider. Six ...
Style: suspense, touching, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: child abduction, missing daughter, missing child, mother daughter reunion, husband wife relationship, loss of child, father son relationship, baby, ex convict, house fire, mother daughter relationship, lifetime ...
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78%
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Stolen from the Heart (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former prostitute kidnaps a baby boy at birth to satisfy her drug-dealing husband, who has told her that he is going to divorce her and put her out on the streets if she cannot produce him a son. Obviously the real mother becomes emotionally ...
Style: serious, suspense, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, husband wife relationship, police, drug dealer, police investigation, ex prostitute, baby, heart condition, widow, faked pregnancy, ultimatum ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.7
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Heartbeats (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 86 min.
Story: "Encounter". Seven stories of women. Occasionally intersecting with each other in everyday situations. Parallel episodes of hope and abandonment, addiction and infidelity, but also friendship and trust.
Style: touching, unusual plot structure, captivating, suspense, contemplative
Plot: marital problem, family relations, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, secret, junkie, adultery, discrimination, racism, immigrants, everyday life, mother son relationship ...
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71%
 5.9
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Barrage (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Luxembourg, Belgium, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After ten years abroad, Catherine returns to Luxembourg, to catch up with her daughter Alba, brought up by Catherine’s mother Elisabeth. Alba is cold and distant with this stranger showing up unexpectedly in her life, so is Elisabeth, keen to keep ...
Style: art house, thought provoking, enigmatic, touching, suspense
Plot: mother daughter reunion, mother daughter relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship, escapades, sport, runaway, wound, dog, boat, river, tennis, lake house ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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I Am a Soldier (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A social drama about a woman who is obligated to return to her parents’ home and agrees to work for her uncle in a doghouse.
Plot: female protagonist, dog attack, beach, police, dog, birthday, female nudity, job interview, male nudity, hospital, dinner, birthday present ...
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69%
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Ma Ma (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the aftermath of a tragedy a woman, Magda, reacts with a surge of newfound life that engulfs her circle of family and friends.
Style: touching, sincere, sad, ambiguous ending, compassionate
Plot: breast cancer, strong female character, widower, female protagonist, friendship, doctor patient relationship, pregnancy, husband wife relationship, chemotherapy, homosexuality, love, mother son relationship ...
Place: spain, siberia
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65%
A Matter of Courage (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, Uruguay
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hermano, a successful doctor and enthusiastic rock climber, is planning to climb an almost invincible mountain in the Tierra del Fuego, when he discovers that his wife Adri is pregnant. Though Adri desires this unexpected pregnancy, Hermano is a bit ...
Style: touching, serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: moral dilemma, mountain climbing, rock climbing, traumatic experience, husband wife relationship, obsession, pregnancy, death of friend, pregnant woman, mountain, doctor, injury
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63%
Mothers and Daughters (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Interwoven stories of what it is to be a mom seen through the lens of photographer Rigby Gray.
Style: touching, captivating, sincere, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, mother daughter conflict, mother, daughter, holiday, mother and daughter, pregnant woman, estrangement, money problems, rock band, pregnancy, paternity revealed ...
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63%
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Domestic Life (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Juliette was simply not sure about coming to live in this residential suburb of the greater Paris metropolitan area. All the women here are in their forties, have children to raise, houses to keep and husbands who return home late at night.Today she ...
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: suburbs, murder, relationship vs career, family life, social relations, family relations, friends, couples, suburban life, parents and children, couple relations, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.4
 15
LUMA (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The young, pregnant housewife Jennifer- nickname LUMA- meets the self confident, bisexual Christiane. Their friendship develops up to an vehement love affair, which is driving Luma into an turmoil of emotions. Raised up under catholic influence, she ...
Style: sexy, psychological, suspense, touching, contemplative
Plot: bisexual, female friendship, love, friendship, tenderness, homosexual, bisexual woman, chaos, husband wife relationship, lgbt, lesbian, girl ...
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52%
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24 Weeks (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Astrid is a comedian who makes people laugh for a living; her husband Markus is her manager and the two of them work well together. They have a nine-year-old daughter and are expecting their second child. When they learn that their child will not be ...
Style: sad, tragic ending, disturbing, suspense, educational
Plot: down syndrome, pregnant woman, husband wife relationship, family relations, sex scene, pregnancy, dilemma, society, pregnancy and birth, disability, maternity ward, heart condition ...
Place: germany
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50%
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In Her Place (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A wealthy couple seeks to secretly adopt the unborn child of an impoverished and troubled rural teenager, in this slow-burning and ultimately shocking drama from writer-director Albert Shin.
Plot: adoption, teenage pregnancy, nudity (full frontal - brief), mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female nudity, shame, summer, sex scene, single mother, countryside ...
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 411
Louise Wimmer (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The middle-aged titular heroine (Masiero) of this bare-bones, Dardenne-esque debut has certainly fallen on hard times: Living between her car and a storage shed, working a part-time job as a hotel chambermaid, and trying against all odds to obtain ...
Style: realistic, emotional, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: starting over, life is a bitch, human spirit, optimism, hopes, working class, female protagonist, cleaning lady, homelessness, poverty, single woman, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, europe
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49%
 5.4
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Troubled Child (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Inspired by true-life events, this is the sobering story of the Williams family and their process of coping with an adopted child suffering from Reactive Attachment Disorder.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, psychological
Plot: son, problem child, child protagonist, adoption, mother, disorder, treatment, therapy, mother son relationship, children, therapist, boarder ...
Place: nebraska
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47%
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Tess (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Africa
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When sex worker Tess falls pregnant, she has to fight to keep her past from swallowing her whole.
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, erotic
Plot: sex worker, pregnancy, prostitute, troubled past, prostitution, female protagonist, social problems, pregnant woman, unwanted pregnancy, changing lives, confronting the past, unplanned pregnancy ...
Place: africa
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47%
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Ben and Benedict (1977)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben (Françoise Lebrun) is a woman who never gets to do what she really wants to do and is the victim of everybody and everything. Benedict is her imaginary creation: the girl who would respond with strength and mastery to situations she can only ...
Plot: car accident, medical student, unrequited love, feminism, pregnancy, funeral, motherhood, abortion, suburbs, dreaming, parisian suburb
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46%
 5.9
 221
Elisa K (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Eleven-year-old Elisa (Claudia Pons) lives with her father (Hans Richter) in Spain following the breakup of her parents. Elisa goes to a fair with her father, and meets one of his friends (Jordi Gracia), a successful jeweler. Days later, a change ...
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, disturbing
Plot: mother daughter relationship, tragic past, troubled past, confronting the past, female protagonist, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex crime, restaurant, school, amusement park, child rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.2
 94
Zooey & Adam (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Adam and Zooey have been trying to have a baby for several months, only to end up pregnant after a rape. Unsure of the parentage of their child, they decide to have the baby anyway.
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspense, sexy
Plot: rape, pregnant from rape, pregnancy, sex, husband wife relationship, wanting a baby, moral dilemma, rape victim, relationships, relationship problems, parenthood, male female relationship ...
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44%
I still hide to smoke (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Greece, Algeria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Α tragi-comedy about 9 women of different ages and various backgrounds that gather in an Algerian hammam to talk about their lives.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Plot: bathhouse, muslim, pregnancy, female nudity, underage girl, terrorist attack, terrorist bombing, terrorism, life is a bitch, social problems, female protagonist, terrorizing ...
Time: year 1995, 90s
Place: algeria, north africa, africa
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42%
Lead Us Not Into Temptation (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A teenager girl intrudes a quite couple's life.
Style: twist ending, erotic, sexy, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: unfaithful husband, husband wife relationship, secret, mother daughter relationship, multiple perspectives, seduction, adultery, jealousy, jealous wife, female nudity, older man younger woman romance, eavesdropping ...
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41%
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It’s Only Make Believe (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After serving 10 years in prison for murder, Jenny returns to society. She wants to live a quiet life and resume her responsibilities as a mother, but soon shadows from the past start to appear.
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, touching
Plot: prison, haunted by the past, starting over, family relations, adoption, murder, criminal heroes, hopes, drug dealing, crimes, strong female character, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Intestine (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The Intestine is the story of Maya, an unhappy young womn, fed up with her monotonous job, filthy apartment, and the responsibilities of caring for her drug-addicted mother. One night she comes across Philip, a man of wealth, and the next morning ...
Style: unusual plot structure, suspenseful, suspense, contemplative
Plot: female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, one night stand, blackmail, drugs, brother sister relationship, death, strange behavior, sewing, violin, cottage, breaking and entering ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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41%
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One of a Kind (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When Frédi loses his mother, he realizes she has passed her healing gift on to him. Frédi rejects it totally, tangled up in his own unhappiness, until a fatal accident changes everything. He is forced to acknowledge that he had healing hands.
Style: serious, touching, captivating, sincere
Plot: supernatural ability, fall in love, supernatural, love and romance, healing, accident, epileptic, seaside, motorcycle accident, beach, dog, chainsaw ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
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Trance (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Russia, France, Portugal
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Sonia, a girl from St Petersburg, decides to seek a better life in western Europe. She first gets a job at a car dealer in Germany. But she is suddenly kidnapped and sold into sexual slavery. She will be dragged from country to country and ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, touching, suspense, queer cinema
Plot: sex slavery, human trafficking, organized crime, russian, prostitute, abduction, humiliation, violence against women, rape, russian abroad, dog, mentally challenged ...
Place: europe, germany, russia, italy, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
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Diving (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A restless photographer leaves her family to "find herself" and takes up deep-sea diving.
Plot: existentialism, scuba diving, nudity (full frontal - brief), subway, beach, radio, loss of wife, diving, baby, sea, sex in car, sex scene ...
Place: brittany
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39%
 6.7
 5K
Belgica (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium, France, Netherlands
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The story of two brothers who, even though they have absolutely nothing in common, open a bar together that quickly becomes a regular hangout for nighthawks. Despite the success, they must soon face up to the difficulties inherent in running a ...
Style: touching, sentimental, sexy, psychological, captivating
Plot: baby, brother brother relationship, alcohol abuse, husband wife relationship, nudity (full frontal - brief), pregnant woman, money, sex scene, male nudity, infidelity, car, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 3K
Hideaway (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mousse and Louis are young, beautiful, rich and in love. But drugs have invaded their lives. One day, they overdose and Louis dies. Mousse survives, but soon learns she's pregnant. Feeling lost, Mousse runs away to a house far from Paris. ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological, sincere, gloomy ...
Plot: pregnancy, drug overdose, starting over, child abandonment, hopes, life is a bitch, babies and infants, gay, adoption, recluse, strong female character, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: europe, france, basque country, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%