Movies like Dangerous Intentions

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Dangerous Intentions (1995)
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Dangerous Intentions (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A man stalks his wife and child when they leave for an abused women's shelter.
Plot: food, stalker, family relations, domestic violence, coffee, spouse, blood, abusive husband, evil man, married couple, table, husband wife relationship, abuse, abused woman, man hits a woman, marital abuse, blood on face, screaming, breaking a window, angry, frying pan, verbal abuse, spouse abuse, switchblade, angry man ...

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Most similar movies to Dangerous Intentions

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, touching and captivating films with plots about family relations, husband wife relationship, domestic violence, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, mother son relationship and friendship mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like Dangerous Intentions: When No One Would Listen (1992), We the Animals (2018), Unforgivable (1996), A Long Way Home (2003), Paris Trout (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
When No One Would Listen (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jessica has been married to her controlling husband Gary for years. She began dating him at the age of fifteen and has two kids, Maggie and Pete. After some career trouble Gary moves the family out to a New York suburb. Anyway, at first Gary seems ...
Plot: domestic violence, gunshot, violence, bakery, abuse, bullet, pistol, spouse, gun, handgun
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95%
We the Animals (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Manny, Joel and Jonah tear their way through childhood and push against the volatile love of their parents. As Manny and Joel grow into versions of their father and Ma dreams of escape, Jonah, the youngest, embraces an imagined world all his own.
Style: captivating, sentimental, touching, psychological
Plot: family relations, father son relationship, teenage boy, theft, domestic violence, husband wife relationship, lgbt child, child protagonist, boy, marriage, birthday, fired from the job ...
Place: spain, philadelphia, brooklyn new york city, new york state
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85%
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Unforgivable (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: John Ritter plays a family man who puts his wife through domestic violence and his children through emotional torture. After leaving his family and almost killing his new girlfriend in one of his rages, he is ordered to seek professional help ...
Plot: group therapy, domestic violence, anger management, marital abuse, fear
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
A Long Way Home (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Family members struggle to heal their emotional wounds after an incident of sexual abuse.
Style: touching, sincere, emotional, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: family relations, psychiatrist, teenager, dysfunctional family, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, domestic disturbance, hopes, family in crisis, family problems, redemption, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Paris Trout (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Paris Trout is a vile Southern bigot. He owns a store and is a loanshark. He often sues people, and so his lawyer, Harry Seagraves, eventually meets Paris' wife Hannah. A former schoolteacher, she made the mistake of her life when she married ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, emotional, serious, realistic ...
Plot: small town, racism, nudity (full frontal - brief), family relations, marital rape, murder, crimes, injustice, legal, society, courtroom drama, small town life ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: georgia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.7
 321
Men Don't Tell (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This movie shows another side to spousal abuse that not too many people thought is possible--the husband being abused and the wife the abuser.
Plot: jealous wife, husband wife relationship, jealousy, concussion, rage, phone booth, car accident, police siren, bachelor party, crying man, injury, attempted murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Dangerous Child (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A divorced mother faces the bitter irony of being suspected of child abuse when in fact her own teen son is taking verbal and physical swipes at her.
Style: serious, suspense, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: family relations, single parent, dysfunctional family, teenage life, life is a bitch, youth, family problems, parents and children, domestic disturbance, false accusation, tragic event, teen angst ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Surviving: A Family in Crisis (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Rick is a 17 year old golden boy whose father wants him to became a doctor like himself. Lonnie is a problematic 16 year old girl, who has just come out from a sanatorium after an attempted suicide. The families of both teens are very close friends. ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenager, friendship, suicide, impossible love, crying woman, funeral, suicide pact, shock, caught cheating, latex gloves, exam, photographer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Shattered Spirits (1986)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Martin Sheen plays an alcoholic father who loses his family.
Style: emotional, gloomy, sincere, bleak, contemplative ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, family relations, family life, life is a bitch, downfall, unfulfillment, love and romance, couples, family problems, drinking, drink, evil man ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Beyond (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden, Finland, Denmark
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A poignant story, told with sincerity and humor, about a young woman´s dramatic childhood and about her grief and the struggle to move on. Noomi Rapace plays the main character in her first feature after the success with the Millennium trilogy and ...
Style: touching, sincere, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: family relations, domestic violence, dysfunctional family, introspection, haunted by the past, parents and children, family problems, alcoholic father, abusive father, husband wife relationship, child abuse, dying woman ...
Time: 70s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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The Promise (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lisa's husband, Bill, abuses her. With her sister's encouragement, she takes their three kids and leaves her husband. Bill keeps interfering with Lisa's attempts at a new life. She gets an order of protection against him, but the ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, child in peril, life is a bitch, domestic disturbance, danger, hopes, family problems, family relations, injustice, family in danger, starting over, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.7
 117
Cahoots (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two men who were "best friends" while growing up together and into their 20's, reconnect after years apart. On the surface, their lives have gone in opposite directions, one married, successful, respectful and settled; the other ...
Plot: friend, prostitute, pickup truck, homoeroticism, husband wife relationship, gun, childhood friend, male bonding, blood, architect, friendship, drinking alcohol ...
Place: los angeles, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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 451
Saved by Grace (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A retired police officer, despondent over the loss of his family, contemplates a dramatic decision which will change his life forever, until he meets a mysterious woman who, through her personal stories, gives him a reason to re-examine what is most ...
Style: christian film, sincere, suspenseful
Plot: christian, family relations, father son relationship, faith, prayer, love, fatherhood, husband wife relationship, father, grief, integrity, responsibility
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
True Confessions of a Go-Go Girl (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jane McCoy, a recent college graduate, much to her parent's dismay, decides to scrap her plans for law school to pursue an acting career full-time. Struggling to make ends meet, she meets a confident and persuasive friend who shows her the way ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing, touching
Plot: introspection, friends, dancer's life, downfall, college graduate, nightclub, youth, pole dancer, dancer, go go dancer, father daughter estrangement, girl in bra and panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Rolling Man (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: While he is serving time in prison, a man's wife dies and his children disappear. When he gets out of prison, he starts to search for his kids
Plot: prison, pub, car race, lost child, accident, motor home, jealousy, singer, father son relationship, unfaithful wife, prisoner, jail cell ...
Time: 70s
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Runaway Father (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman's husband leaves her and their three daughters. Years later she sets out to find him and get him to pay back child support.
Plot: abandoned by husband, redhead, secret identity, welfare, mother daughter relationship, abandoned by father, father daughter relationship, library, abortion, fast food restaurant
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
L.A. Law: The Movie (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Reunion movie from the popular TV series reunites most of the original cast from the Los Angeles law firm of McKenzie-Brackman. In the eight years since the series ended, the founding senior partner, Leland McKenzie, has retired and left Douglas ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: law firm, lawyer, reunion, legal, death row, courtroom
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
He's Not Your Son (1984)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two couples face the possibility that their infant sons, both born on the same day, were inadvertently switched at the hospital, and a chain of revelations and decisions threatens both families.
Plot: baby, little boy, hospital, birth, surgery, switched at birth, couples, baby boy
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Prayer Never Fails (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: PRAYER NEVER FAILS is a gripping legal drama about an up-and-coming small town high school basketball coach, well on his way to a championship caliber season, when he is fired after he prays with one of his players who is in great need. The movie is ...
Style: christian film
Plot: cancer, lawsuit, high school, judge, faith, trial, courtroom, coach, fired from the job, atheist, court, lawyer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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God's Club (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Following his wife’s death, public high-school teacher Michael Evens (Stephen Baldwin) re-launches the Bible Club she originally founded. When upset parents cite the separation of church and state and want the group disbanded, a passionate dispute ...
Style: christian film
Plot: therapist, christianity, christian, car accident, arson, grief, bullying, anti depressant, bully, bible, suicidal, bible quote ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.8
 2K
Golden Exits (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An intersectional narrative of two families in Brooklyn and the unraveling of unspoken unhappiness that occurs when a young foreign girl spending time abroad upsets the balance on both sides.
Style: suspense, tense, unusual plot structure, psychological
Plot: husband wife relationship, family relations, loneliness, australian, therapy, marital infidelity, assistant, recording studio, sister in law, birthday, marital problem, archive ...
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Where I Begin (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A decade after a tragic event, Jacob decides to return home to his small southern roots, only to find that the past is not really the past and that people may change but they never forget. Can you ever really go home?
Plot: domestic violence, small town, coming of age, old friend, past, honesty, family relations, south
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.9
 341K
Boyhood (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: The film tells a story of a divorced couple trying to raise their young son. The story follows the boy for twelve years, from first grade at age 6 through 12th grade at age 17-18, and examines his relationship with his parents as he grows.
Style: depressing, realistic, sincere, serious, emotional ...
Audience: kids
Plot: coming of age, childhood, boy, marital problem, divorce, stepsister stepsister relationship, divorced parents, abusive husband, parents and children, teenage life, teenager, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2013, 2010s, year 2011 ...
Place: usa, texas, houston texas, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Diane (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Diane is a devoted friend and caretaker, particularly to her drug-addicted son. But as those around her begin to drift away in the last quarter of her life, she is left to reckon with past choices and long-dormant memories.
Style: rough, captivating, thought provoking, melancholic
Plot: drug addiction, mother son relationship, friendship, memory, old woman, family relations, nurse, church, religion, husband wife relationship, dying, depression ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Radio Flyer (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A father reminisces about his childhood when he and his younger brother moved to a new town with their mother, her new husband and their dog, Shane. When the younger brother is subjected to physical abuse at the hands of their brutal stepfather, ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: brother brother relationship, physical abuse, family relations, abuse, alcohol abuse, life is a bitch, parents and children, domestic violence, radio, siblings relations, couple relations, stepfather ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: oklahoma, northern california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Sophie and the Moonhanger (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A woman pits herself against her husband and his Ku Klux Klan member friends when she learns that they are planning an attack against her black maid and her husband.
Plot: marital abuse, friendship, racism, friend, husband wife relationship, housekeeper, interracial relations, ku klux klan
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
As I Lay Dying (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Based on the 1930 classic by Faulkner, it is the story of the death of Addie Bundren and her family's quest to honor her wish to be buried in the nearby town of Jefferson.
Style: touching, captivating, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: family relations, burial, last wish, death in the family, family problems, husband wife relationship, dead mother, dying, countryside, poverty, unplanned pregnancy, dealing with death ...
Time: 20th century
Place: mississippi, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The Woodcarver (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A troubled youth vandalizes a church and winds up in a close association with the woodcarver whose work he destroyed.
Style: christian film
Plot: separated parents, widower, screaming, argument, surveillance camera, log cabin, 15 year old, loss of job, christian, breaking a window, bare feet, stabbed in the leg ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Human Contract (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A free-spirited woman leads a businessman down a path of reckless abandon.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, sexy, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: femme fatale, introspection, couples, power relations, family problems, manipulations, love and romance, manipulation, obsession, sexual relations, moral dilemma, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.2
 92
Lad: A Dog (1962)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of the rough collie hero, Sunnybank Lad. Based on the book by Albert Payson Terhune.
Plot: girl dog relationship, boy and dog, barking, dog movie, husband wife relationship, dog actor, dog, father daughter relationship, rescue, owner dog relationship, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%