Movies like Woven

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Woven (2016)
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Woven (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a mysterious crime takes the life of her only brother, an Ethiopian American woman searches for the truth behind his death, while struggling to reconcile cultural expectations with her own pursuit of self-identity and love.
Plot: female director, american, car accident

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Most similar movies to Woven

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and social films with plots about female director, murder, female nudity, police, serial killer, love and corruption mostly in Drama, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Woven: Too Late to Say Goodbye (2009), Limbo (2014), The Sounding (2017), Stolen Miracle (2001), The Unlikely Girl (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Too Late to Say Goodbye (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jenn Corbin seems to have it all; the perfect husband, children and life. But when this suburban wife and mother in an upscale Atlanta suburb, commits suicide, authorities discover a marriage of secrets and betrayal. While the investigation seems to ...
Plot: female director, infidelity, false identity, brother brother relationship, boy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.6
 69
Limbo (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: LIMBO is set in a small town in rural Denmark, teenager Sara and young teacher Karen develop a connection. A quiet drama interested as much in the lives of its female protagonists as their surroundings.
Plot: female director, school, school teacher, car accident, machismo, femininity
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.9
 216
The Sounding (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a remote island off the coast of Maine, Liv, after years of silence, begins to weave a language out of Shakespeare's words. A driven neurologist, brought to the island to protect her, commits her to a psychiatric hospital. She becomes a ...
Plot: female protagonist, explorer, female director, mental health, shakespeare
Place: maine
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63%
 6.0
 177
Stolen Miracle (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Karen and Phil's first male child is stolen by a false nurse on Christmas' Eve. A determined policewoman follows all clues in order to find the baby before it's too late.
Plot: police officer, female director, tickling
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Unlikely Girl (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jamie, a young American exchange student in rural France, finds herself in the middle of a love triangle as she and the host family's wayward daughter fall for the same boy. As dangerous lies and dark family secrets surface, Jamie becomes the ...
Plot: female director, american, sex scene, seduction, manipulation, exchange student, love triangle, female nudity, train, swimming pool, secret, jealousy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 195
On the Line (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A female police detective tries to track down a gang of teenage bank robbers while dealing with sexual harassment on the job, and her troubled home life.
Plot: female director, teenage gang, dead boy, murder, rape, funeral, police, son, police officer killed, van, policewoman, bank robbery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Collectress (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Lithuania
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Following a traumatic experience, Gaile, a speech therapist, is incapable of feeling any emotion. However, while preparing a video presentation for a scientific conference, she sees herself on screen and is surprised to find suppressed sensations ...
Plot: female director, emotionless, obsession
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.9
 778
Sicily! (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 66 min.
Story: A man returns to visit his native Sicily after living in New York for a long time. He learns about the Sicilian way of life from stylized conversations with an orange picker, his fellow train passengers, his mother, and a knife-sharpener.
Plot: female director
Place: sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Business as Usual (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After seeing her husband fail in fighting a battle to keep his factory open, a manageress loses her job in a disagreement with the manager over sexual harassment of her staff. She accepts the advice of her father and joins his son, a left-wing ...
Style: social
Plot: female director, campaigning
Place: liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.2
 799
Phantom Halo (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two brothers barely scrape by as their father continues to gamble and drink away the money they do bring home. They hatch a plan for a robbery but at what price?
Plot: female director, forgery, gambling, father son relationship, brother brother relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Against Their Will: Women in Prison (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Behind prison walls, corruption, sex and power make criminals out of the guards and heroes out of the guarded. For more than a decade, the lawless guards inside a maximum security women's prison have reigned with impunity - rape, sex for money ...
Plot: female director, caught having sex, crooked lawyer, wrongful conviction, strait jacket, women's prison, corruption
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 166
Boys Briefs 5 (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The successful short film compilation series continues with six outstanding films focused on school and college-age youth.
Plot: female director, gay interest, compilation, homosexual, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 150
The Innocent (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The owner of a drugstore is killed in a hold-up. The only witness who saw one of the murderers without his mask is Gregory, a nine year old autistic boy. Cop Barlow is sure they'll try to silence him. He tries to get him to draw a picture of ...
Plot: female director, serial killer, autism, police detective, mask, multiple murder, murder, witness
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 99
Daughters (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Agnes, a teacher from the Hessian provinces, has come to Berlin to identify a dead girl who might be Lydia, her runaway daughter. It turns out not to be Lydia, but Agnes stays in the city anyway. Still frantically looking, she comes a young stray ...
Plot: vaginal penetration, car accident, female director, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, female corpse, unsimulated sex, nude swimming, hairy vagina, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Complex Plot About Women, Alleys and Crimes (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, Netherlands Antilles
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Rabal is a blind, elderly leader of the Camorra whose son ends up dead as he attempts to rape Molina. Somebody has stuck the corpse strategically with a hypodermic needle, which is to become the signature of a series of killings of Naples drug ...
Plot: female director, dead children, drugs, murder, hypodermic needle, camorra, stabbing, smuggling, mother
Place: napoli italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Prime Suspect: Inner Circles (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A seemingly straightforward sex murder investigation by Superintendent Jane Tennison leads to a hidden political scandal.
Style: suspenseful, sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, conspiracy, who done it, uncover truth, suburbs, dishonesty, law enforcement, police detective, police investigation, crime, politics, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Gentlemen Prefer Nature Girls (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Anne and Tom, a married nudist couple, work in a real estate office. When the agency's owner discovers that Tom is a nudist, he fires him. Unfortunately, Tom was just ready to close a big real-estate deal with Al Jenkins. Tom goes to his ...
Plot: female director, female nudity, sexploitation, nudist, exploitation, nudism
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 2K
TalhotBlond (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Thomas Montgomery, a married father of two young daughters, gets seduced by the world of online gambling and chat rooms where a virtual romance and sexual obsession ultimately leads to the murder of an innocent man.
Plot: female director, chat, poker, murder, internet, fake identity
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 6.7
 2K
Fair Haven (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man returns to his family farm, after a long stay in ex-gay conversion therapy, and is torn between the expectations of his emotionally distant father, and the memories of a past, loving relationship he has tried to bury.
Style: christian film
Plot: female director, countryside, father son relationship, gay kiss, gay
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Night Stalker (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An account of serial killer Richard Ramírez and his rampage in California during the mid-1980s.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: police, rape, death, murder, serial killer, female director, serial murder, murderer, rapist
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
House of Sweat and Tears (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: She, leader of a religious sect, leads a group of people. All live together in a claustrophobic place. The arrival of a mysterious character changes everything.
Plot: female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.8
 307
Island City (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Winner of FEDORA award for the Best Debut Director, Venice Film Festival 2015, Island City is a collection of three comic-dramatic stories set in Mumbai, India. The first is about a diligent office worker who wins the office ‘Fun Committee ...
Plot: female director, family relations, tv set, barefoot male
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 242
Up to Date (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An American journalist works for a French newspaper. He is writing an article about the reaction against people with AIDS, without knowing he is infected too. Once he finds out, he decides to cut off himself leaving his wife and daughter.
Plot: female director, love, aids, journalism
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Bloody Child (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This film was inspired by a real event—a young US Marine, recently back from the Gulf War, was found digging a grave for his murdered wife in the middle of the California Mojave.
Plot: female director, bar, digging a grave, surrealism, marine, stallion, u.s. marine, husband wife relationship, arrest, injury, marriage, death ...
Place: mojave desert, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.1
 1K
Teen Patti (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Perci Trachtenberg, widely regarded as the world's greatest living mathematician, meets Venkat, a reclusive math genius from India, at a high rolling casino in London. Venkat tells Perci about an equation that could not only change the dialogue ...
Plot: female director, mathematics, student, cricket the game, suicide, card game
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: At Bertram's Hotel (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Miss Jane Marple is staying at an elegant hotel from her childhood compliments of her nephew Raymond. Also there is international adventurer Bess Sedgwick and Lady Selena Hazy (Joan Greenwood in her next to last performance). A doorman working at ...
Style: serious, clever, captivating, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, riddles and clues, murder, hotel, crime, crimes, friendship, golden years, deadly, mystery, adult virgin ...
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.5
 179
Team Hurricane (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A punk chick flick about teen girls that mixes highly stylized fictional elements with documentary material: loneliness, pussy-power, Kawaii, electric green, hentai, graffiti, vibrators, friendship, teddy bears, resting bitch face, ART, fire, fear, ...
Plot: female director, teenage girl, scandinavian girl, teenager, female nudity, group of teenagers
Place: denmark, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Icaros: A Vision (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Peru, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In search of a miracle, an American woman embarks on a journey to the Peruvian Amazon and finds hope in a community, through rituals involving an ancient psychedelic plant known as ayahuasca. With her perception forever altered, she forges a bond ...
Plot: female director, indigenous, retreat, healing, shaman, amazon
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.3
 270
Trading Favors (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: She was running from her past , He was walking to his future... everything after that was destiny.
Style: suspense
Plot: misfit, stranger, teenager, on the run, female director, beer, marital abuse, on the road, danger, femme fatale, teen angst, older woman teenage boy sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Children of the Mountain (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Georgia, Ghana
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Against the picturesque Ghanaian backdrop, Children of the Mountain is an honest exploration of a mother’s will in the face of much adversity. When her baby is born with a cleft lip, cerebral palsy, and Down syndrome, Essuman is led to believe ...
Plot: female director, help, children, african, women, disability
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%