Movies like The Tutor

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The Tutor (2016)
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The Tutor (2016)
Original name: La Tutora
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Argentina
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Mona, a past student in child psychology, is keen to put her knowledge into practice. She attends an interview and is selected to become a full-time private tutor to two orphaned children, in some remote area of Northern Argentina.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: teacher student relationship, feral child, child in peril, child abuse, childhood trauma, old house, stuttering, brother sister relationship, teaching the ways of the world, teenager, forest, doll, gardener, panic attack, bat, underage, tutor, blackout, drugged, incest overtones, female full frontal nudity, urination, man slaps a woman, skinny dipping, blood on hand ...

Most similar movies to The Tutor

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, disturbing and psychological films with plots about blood, mystery, child abuse, murder, ghost, coming of age and forest mostly in Drama, Mystery and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Tutor: Nine Meals from Chaos (2018), Welcome the Stranger (2018), The Sea of Trees (2015), Blue My Mind (2017), Hidden Away (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Nine Meals from Chaos (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eight years after a cataclysm and disease ravaged the human race -leaving just one in every ten surviving-, all social structures have crumbled like sand castles. Too still live for anything to have been reconstructed. All remaining animals have ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, apocalyptic
Plot: post apocalypse, cannibalism, feral child, children, desert, lake, urination, coming of age, pill, pills, petting, nudism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Welcome the Stranger (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Alice arrives unannounced at her estranged brother Ethan's house in an attempt to reconcile, but bizarre visions, the return of his strange girlfriend and Alice's paranoia and suspicion force the siblings to cling onto reality amidst ...
Style: psychological, art house, captivating, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: incest overtones, sibling, paranoia, suspicion, brother sister relationship, isolated house, psycho, paranormal, mystery, incest, female nudity, skinny dipping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Sea of Trees (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A suicidal American befriends a Japanese man lost in a forest near Mt. Fuji and the two search for a way out.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, rough, touching ...
Plot: forest, suicidal, doctor, spirituality, funeral, suicide thoughts, suicide, regret, loss of wife, professor, anger, rescue ...
Place: tokyo, japan, mount fuji
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.1
 2K
Blue My Mind (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: 15-year-old Mia faces an overwhelming transformation which puts her entire existence into question. Her body is changing radically, and despite desperate attempts to halt the process, Mia is soon forced to accept that nature is far more powerful ...
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, touching, neurotic
Plot: mermaid, puberty, teenager, transformation, coming of age, parent child relationship, life is a bitch, underage sex, female director, broken bottle, drunken woman, wrapped in a towel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 371
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: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, disturbing
Plot: mother daughter relationship, faked death, teenager, abusive husband, revenge, kidnapping, identity theft, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, private investigator
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.8
 806
Traces of Sin (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Tanaka is going through a tough time trying to support his younger sister Mitsuko, recently arrested and hold up in jail. As an investigative reporter, he immerses himself into a story about a shocking murder case gone cold; a family was brutally ...
Style: disturbing, enigmatic, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: murder, mystery, family, journalism, family secret, investigative reporter, manipulation, cold case, child abuse, planting evidence, murder of family, incest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Big Bang Love, Juvenile A (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Big Bang Love tells the story of two young prisoners from different backgrounds whose bond transcends their pasts. This stunning, imaginative film has been adapted from Masaki Ato's homoerotic graphic novel. Two beautiful young men become ...
Style: rough, disturbing, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, prison, gays and lesbians, prison life, friendship, deadly, investigation, murder investigation, surrealism, violence, crime, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 2K
As You Are (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in the early 1990s, "As You Are" is the telling and retelling of a relationship between three teenagers as it traces the course of their friendship through a construction of disparate memories prompted by a police investigation.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Plot: gay teenager, murder, investigation, loner, abuse, coming of age, lgbt teen, mother son relationship, child abuse, gun violence, gay kiss, gay interest ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Fathers & Daughters (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A Pulitzer-winning writer grapples with being a widower and father after a mental breakdown, while, 27 years later, his grown daughter struggles to forge connections of her own.
Style: rough, disturbing, sincere, suspense, touching ...
Plot: mental breakdown, father daughter relationship, family, death of wife, writers, childhood trauma, single father, family drama, sex in toilet, hospital, widow, fighting illness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Hands of a Mother (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A family reunion aboard a ship becomes a turning point in the life of 39-year-old engineer Markus. When his son Adam (4) gets a little cut after going to the bathroom with his grandmother Renate, Markus recalls for the first time what his mother did ...
Style: disturbing, serious, suspense, psychological
Plot: parent child relationship, family secret, childhood trauma, dysfunctional family, sexual abuse, husband wife relationship, abusive mother, child molestation, psychotherapy, mental illness, repressed memory, child abuse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.6
 4K
The Dark (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Austria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A murderous, flesh-eating undead young girl haunting the remote stretch of woods where she was murdered decades earlier, discovers a kidnapped and abused boy hiding in the trunk of one of her victim’s cars. Her decision to let the boy live throws ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, atmospheric, suspense
Plot: zombie, girl, forest, friendship, uncover truth, fear, suicide, mystery, loneliness, blind character, small town, missing child ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.0
 128
Princesita (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Chile, Argentina, Spain
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Twelve-year-old Tamara lives within a cult that is ruled by the beliefs of its leader Miguel, who becomes obsessively convinced that Tamara is the "chosen one". But when she falls in love with a classmate, Tamara's relationship gets ...
Style: rough, psychological, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: child rape, child abuse, cult, rape, chosen one, fall in love, power relations, obsession, commune, cult leader, rebelliousness, girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Down a Dark Hall (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Kit, a troubled girl, is sent to the exclusive Blackwood boarding school, where she discovers that only other four female students have been admitted to learn the four pillars of knowledge under the ominous wing of the mysterious headmistress Madame ...
Style: rough, bleak, psychological thriller, suspenseful, scary
Plot: boarding school, black magic, troubled teen, private school, haunted house, mystery, boarding house, intrigue, danger, adventure, violence, art teacher ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 165
Spiderwebhouse (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When 12-year-old Jonas’ mother leaves to “fight her demons”, he steps up as head of the household, becoming the unofficial guardian to his younger siblings. With food and money running out, the children retreat into a world of their own where, ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, psychological, rough ...
Plot: life is a bitch, child as adult, dysfunctional family, child in peril, youth, family problems, confined, family in crisis, life turned upside down, danger, family relations, isolation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 2K
The Haunted (1991)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When the Smurl family moves into a duplex, they find out it's haunted.
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Plot: haunted house, ghost, demonic possession, supernatural power, demon, little girl, husband wife relationship, paranormal activity, exorcism, new house, possessed human, priest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 14K
A Dark Song (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A determined young woman and a damaged occultist risk their lives and souls to perform a dangerous ritual that will grant them what they want.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, british horror
Plot: occult, ritual, black magic, angel, supernatural, demon, loss of son, ghost, paranormal activity, desperation, transformation, paranormal phenomena ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Butterfly Dreaming (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Anxious dreams, hallucinations, and paranoid reality torment a young math professor in the aftermath of his wife's death in a car accident. As madness, addiction and affairs send the story spiraling towards its conclusion, the truth about what ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, mind bending ...
Plot: haunted by the past, obsession, couple relations, life is a bitch, couples, dealing with death, bone, gambling, death, mathematician, dream
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.8
 6K
Innocence (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Belgium, France, UK, Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A look inside an offbeat boarding school for young girls.
Style: surreal, suspenseful, psychological, enigmatic, stylized ...
Plot: boarding school life, boarding school, mystery, society, school, ballet, girls' boarding school, childhood, friendship between girls, coming of age, teenage life, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tokyo, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.6
 62K
The Gift (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When a local woman disappears and the police can't seem to find any leads, her father turns to a poor young woman with psychic powers. Slowly she starts having visions of the woman chained and in a pond. Her visions lead to the body and the ...
Style: suspenseful, twist ending, macabre, scary, suspense ...
Plot: psychic, foreknowledge, extrasensory perception, fortune teller, murder, investigation, missing person, clairvoyant, sheriff, violence, small town, child abuse ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: georgia, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 45K
Before I Fall (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Samantha Kingston has everything. Then, everything changes. After one fateful night, she wakes up with no future at all. Trapped into reliving the same day over and over, she begins to question just how perfect her life really was.
Style: meditative, bad ending, suspense, touching, mumblecore ...
Audience: teen drama, teens, girls' night
Plot: time loop, teenager, female protagonist, teenagers, redemption, strong female character, bullying, friendship, saving a life, suicide, female friendship, car rollover ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 34K
Serenity (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Baker Dill is a fishing boat captain leading tours off a tranquil, tropical enclave called Plymouth Island. His quiet life is shattered, however, when his ex-wife Karen tracks him down with a desperate plea for help.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, tragic, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: father son relationship, abusive stepfather, fishing boat, neo noir, male prostitution, ex wife, husband, existentialism, playing a video game, childhood trauma, domestic violence, captain ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 102
Fighting Fish (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When David's sister returns home after a long absence, their complicated past comes back to haunt them.
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense
Plot: seductress, forbidden love, moral dilemma, brother sister relationship, making love, incest, suicide attempt, pet shop, self harm, sick mother, sex with sister, sex with brother ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.2
 305
Haunted Poland (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland, USA, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ewelyn and Pau are a mid twenties couple residing in the USA. Ewelyn being a Chritian and Pau an atheist. One summer, they travel to Europe, ultimately visiting Chodecz, Poland, where the girl was born. At first, things are going great; Ewelyn gets ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, bleak, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: supernatural, religious faith, supernatural power, paranormal activity, evil, paranormal phenomena, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, ghost, terror, demon, grandmother, kitchen ...
Time: 2000s
Place: spain, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 668
Alive (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A veteran of the Chechen War is helped by the ghosts of his two fallen comrades to leave the war behind.
Style: suspense, captivating, rough, twists and turns, road movie
Plot: ghost, dead soldier, love, forgiveness, destiny, death, dialogue, friendship, nurse, apartment building, post traumatic stress disorder, prayer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
That Beautiful Somewhere (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A detective teams up with a young female archaeologist to unravel the mysterious death of a 'bog body' found in a native swamp rumoured to have curative powers. It is the story of two wounded souls searching for healing and redemption
Style: rough, psychological, suspenseful, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: redemption, investigation, police detective, mystery, opposites attract, crimes, deadly, murder, rivalry, law enforcement, swamp, female corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 585
Unholy Women (2006)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Unholy Women (Kowai onna), is a composite of three unrelated half-hour horror movies. A compilation of 3 separate short horror films (Rattle Rattle, Hagane, The Inheritance) written and directed by Keita Amemiya, Takuji Suzuki, and Keisuke Toyoshima ...
Style: anthology, psychological, rough, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, evil, blind date, monster, child abuse, mother daughter relationship, child in peril, missing person, disappearance, inheritance, abuse, injury ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Satan's Slaves (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Indonesia, South Korea
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After the death of Rini's mother, something is disturbing her family.
Style: suspense, asian horror, disturbing, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: loss of mother, funeral, money problems, siblings, family, ghost, sign language, wheelchair, radio, cemetery, rescue, occult ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.4
 29K
In the House (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A sixteen-year-old boy insinuates himself into the house of a fellow student from his literature class and writes about it in essays for his French teacher. Faced with this gifted and unusual pupil, the teacher rediscovers his enthusiasm for his ...
Style: suspense, enigmatic, witty, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: teacher, high school, privacy invasion, manipulation, manipulations, mind game, teacher student relationship, voyeurism, obsession, teenager, writers, desire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.6
 1K
Submission (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A well-respected professor who is a celebrated novelist and loving husband loses himself when he becomes obsessed with an ambitious and talented student.
Plot: college professor, teacher student relationship, infidelity, college student, writing, older man younger woman relationship, extramarital affair, college, woman, student, sex scene, girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.4
 23K
Ghostland (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mother of two inherits a home from her aunt. On the first night in the new home she is confronted with murderous intruders and fights for her daughters' lives. Sixteen years later the daughters reunite at the house, and that is when things ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, scary, tense ...
Plot: violence, nightmare, insanity, home invasion, danger, torture, escape, blood, doll, sister sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%