Movies like Mother!

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Mother! (2017)
 6.6
 199K
Mother! (2017)
Original name: mother!
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A couple's relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting their tranquil existence.
Style: psychological, macabre, disturbing, absurd, suspenseful, mysterious, suspense, sinister
Plot: surrealism, symbolism, pregnant woman, brutality, uninvited guest, nightmare, death, baby, vandalism, marital argument, husband wife relationship, family argument, nameless character, cult, poet, death of son, fratricide, writers, stranger, riot, cannibalism, mysterious woman, woman in labor, writer's block, mysticism ...

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Most similar movies to Mother!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, suspense, disturbing and suspenseful films with plots about death, violence, blood, murder, supernatural, brutality and husband wife relationship mostly in Mystery, Drama and Horror genres. Some movies like Mother!: Midsommar (2019), The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017), The Witch (2015), Hereditary (2018), Antichrist (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.1
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Midsommar (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Sweden
Duration: 148 min.
Story: A young couple travels to Sweden to visit their friend’s rural hometown and attend its mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly descends into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult.
Style: brutal, enigmatic, rough, suspenseful, psychedelic ...
Plot: ritual, paganism, hallucinogenic drug, sacrifice, magic mushroom, community, cult, incest, death, travel, blood, trip ...
Time: 2010s
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Dr. Steven Murphy is a renowned cardiovascular surgeon who presides over a spotless household with his wife and two children. Lurking at the margins of his idyllic suburban existence is Martin, a fatherless teen who insinuates himself into the ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, rough, captivating ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, surgeon, blackmail, paralysis, hospital, revenge, brutality, cruelty, obsession, teenage boy, psychopath, desperation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 216K
The Witch (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1630s New England, William and Katherine lead a devout Christian life with five children, homesteading on the edge of an impassable wilderness, exiled from their settlement when William defies the local church. When their newborn son vanishes and ...
Style: dark, atmospheric, suspenseful, gothic, scary ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, witchcraft, wilderness, family relations, curses spells and rituals, parents and children, family in danger, imaginary, religion, black magic, guilt ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: new england, usa, new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.3
 256K
Hereditary (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: After their reclusive grandmother passes away, the Graham family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry. The more they discover, the more they find themselves trying to outrun the sinister fate they seem ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, psychotronic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural horror, spiritualism, satanism, secret society, fear, demon, ritual, dysfunctional family, evil spirit, supernatural, possession, evil ...
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 6.6
 119K
Antichrist (2009)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Germany, France, Sweden, Italy, Poland
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A grieving couple retreats to their cabin 'Eden' in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad to worse.
Style: psychological, disturbing, scary, bleak, sexual ...
Plot: fear, insanity, cruelty, violence, explicit sex, guilt, death, isolation, brutality, obsession, motherhood, suffering ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 26K
Ghostland (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
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, exciting ...
Plot: violence, nightmare, insanity, home invasion, danger, torture, escape, blood, doll, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, sister sister relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 172K
Pi (1998)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The debut film from Darren Aronofsky in which a mathematical genius Maximilian Cohen discovers a link in the connection between numbers and reality and thus believes he can predict the future.
Style: mind bending, surreal, atmospheric, psychological, cerebral ...
Plot: insanity, mathematics, paranoia, rabbi, code, obsession, alienation, neighbor, surveillance, delusion, loner, mathematician ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, coney island brooklyn new york city, brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 199K
Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A young couple moves into an infamous New York apartment building to start a family. Things become frightening as Rosemary begins to suspect her unborn baby isn't safe around their strange neighbors.
Style: surreal, psychological, gothic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: satanic cult, losing-it hero, mystery, witch, devil, mind game, hallucination, woman in danger, pregnancy, demonic possession, supernatural, dreams ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1965, year 1966
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me (1992)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: In the questionable town of Deer Meadow, Washington, FBI Agent Desmond inexplicably disappears while hunting for the man who murdered a teen girl. The killer is never apprehended, and, after experiencing dark visions and supernatural encounters, ...
Style: surreal, psychological, atmospheric, cult film, mind bending ...
Plot: investigation, small town, small town life, murder, hallucination, diary, supernatural, seduction, haunted by the past, split personality, mental illness, missing person ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s, year 1989, year 1988
Place: philadelphia, washington state, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 157K
The Lighthouse (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA, Brazil
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.
Style: gothic, suspense, psychological, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: lovecraftian, lighthouse, hallucination, drunkenness, symbolism, lighthouse keeper, storm, isolation, nightmare, secret, island, fight ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
In the Mouth of Madness (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: With the disappearance of hack horror writer Sutter Cane, all Hell is breaking loose...literally! Author Cane, it seems, has a knack for description that really brings his evil creepy-crawlies to life. Insurance investigator John Trent is sent to ...
Style: gothic, surreal, neo noir, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: lovecraftian, insanity, hallucination, disappearance, investigation, paranoia, h.p. lovecraft, police brutality, gory, mental illness, hallucinations, mind game ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new england, new hampshire, europe, england, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 174K
Enemy (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, Spain, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mild-mannered college professor discovers a look-alike actor and delves into the other man's private affairs.
Style: twist ending, psychological, bleak, tense, surreal ...
Plot: symbolism, mystery, paranoia, actor, obsession, mental illness, professor, delusion, disorder, life turned upside down, mysterious character, lookalikes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 101K
Jacob's Ladder (1990)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A traumatized Vietnam war veteran finds out that his post-war life isn't what he believes it to be when he's attacked by horned creatures in the subway and his dead son comes to visit him...
Style: bleak, twist ending, surprise ending, psychological, surreal ...
Plot: hallucination, paranoia, nightmare, haunted by the past, delusion, mind game, dealing with death, losing-it hero, post traumatic stress disorder, tragic event, grief, heaven and hell ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1971
Place: new york, vietnam, asia, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.8
 2K
Shadows (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Italy, Bulgaria, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A successful young doctor with a beautiful wife, a happy child, and a comfortable house finds his life suddenly changed in ways he never thought possible after being injured in a serious car accident. To the outside eye Lazar Perkov has everything ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: ghost, mystery, supernatural ability, afterlife, couple relations, destiny, infidelity, family relations, paranoia, symbolism, car accident, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: macedonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.5
 33K
The Innkeepers (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: During the final days at the Yankee Pedlar Inn, two employees determined to reveal the hotel's haunted past begin to experience disturbing events as old guests check in for a stay.
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, hotel, ghost, paranormal activity, workplace, whispering, amateur detective, survival, workplace situations, escapades, danger, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new england, usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The House of the Devil (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the 1980s, college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that coincides with a full lunar eclipse. She slowly realizes her clients harbor a terrifying secret.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, suspense, macabre ...
Plot: haunted house, occult, supernatural, satanic ritual, ceremony, cult, deathtrap, danger, woman in danger, sacrifice, gory, mystery ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982, 70s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 2.9
 80
She-Chotic (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A woman's alter ego emerges after years of dormancy to exact revenge on her unsuspecting boyfriend and his mistress.
Style: suspense, psychological, scary, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: psycho killer, revenge, mistress, violent behavior, violence, erotica, betrayal, alter ego, network, paranoia, murder, obsession ...
Time: 21st century
Place: atlanta georgia, atlanta
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Pit and the Pendulum (1961)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Francis Barnard goes to Spain, when he hears his sister Elizabeth has died. Her husband Nicholas Medina, the son of the most brutal torturer of the Spanish Inquisition, tells him she has died of a blood disease, but Francis finds this hard to ...
Style: gothic horror, atmospheric, gothic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: spanish inquisition, castle, insanity, buried alive, investigation, vengeance, crimes, religions or cults, haunted by the past, hidden identity, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century, middle ages, 14th century, 1500s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Girl on the Third Floor (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Don Koch tries to renovate a rundown mansion with a sordid history for his growing family, only to learn that the house has other plans.
Style: suspenseful, macabre, bleak, scary, suspense
Plot: ghost, paranormal phenomena, danger, mysticism, death, revenge, supernatural, haunted house, brutality, family, redemption, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Nevrland (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Austria
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 17-year-old Jakob wants nothing more than to feel alive. Uncontrollable anxiety attacks prevent him from doing so and force him to escape into virtual worlds. One night, he meets 26-year-old Kristjan in a cam chat. Their encounter marks the ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, tense, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: gay love, gay, lgbt, boy, father son relationship, young adult, family relations, gay interest, surrealism, coming of age, homosexual, anxiety ...
Time: 21st century
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The House on Pine Street (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A psychological horror about a young woman coping with an unwanted pregnancy after moving into a seemingly haunted house.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: haunted house, pregnant woman, relocation, neighbor, paranormal activity, exorcism, danger, demonic possession, ghost, fear, supernatural, evil ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.1
 6K
Images (1972)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Schizophrenic housewife, engulfed by terrorizing apparitions, kills off each, unknowing if these demons are merely figments of her hallucinatory imagination or part of reality.
Style: stylized, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: mental illness, psychopath, schizophrenia, delusion, couples, family problems, strong female presence, crimes, deadly, unfulfillment, love and romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.1
 327K
The Ring (2002)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: It sounded like just another urban legend: A videotape filled with nightmarish images, leading to a phone call foretelling the viewer's death in exactly seven days. As a newspaper reporter, Rachel Keller was naturally skeptical of the story, ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, investigation, ghost, curse, race against time, life is a bitch, crimes, danger, parents and children, uncover truth, death, journalist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 5.6
 4K
Danika (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The story follows Danika, a woman whose fears for her children are manifested in premonitions of death and disaster. Bierko plays Tomei's husband, while Hall is her psychiatrist and confidant.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: mentally unstable, infidelity, family relations, nanny, fear, psychiatrist, obsession, dishonesty, danger, love affair, parents and children, paranoia ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.7
 20K
Saint Maud (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Having recently found God, self-effacing young nurse Maud arrives at a plush home to care for Amanda, a hedonistic dancer left frail from a chronic illness. When a chance encounter with a former colleague throws up hints of a dark past, it becomes ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspense, bleak, disturbing
Plot: obsession, nurse, terminal illness, loneliness, nightmare, cancer, danger, mental illness, nervous breakdown, supernatural, doctors and patients, insanity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.6
 60K
Dark Water (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dahlia Williams and her daughter Cecelia move into a rundown apartment on New York's Roosevelt Island. She is currently in midst of divorce proceedings and the apartment, though near an excellent school for her daughter, is all she can afford. ...
Style: psychological, scary, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: ghost, divorce, haunted by the past, parents and children, danger, starting over, supernatural, imaginary friend, elevator, drowning, teacher, job seeking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 1974, 70s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city, seattle washington ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
We Are Still Here (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After the death of their college age son, Anne and Paul Sacchetti relocate to the snowswept New England hamlet of Aylesbury, a sleepy village where all is most certainly not as it seems. When strange sounds and eerie feelings convince Anne that her ...
Style: dark, suspense, suspenseful, atmospheric, romantic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: haunted house, ghost, supernatural, secret, spirit, brutality, dark secret, demonic possession, husband wife relationship, family, isolation, terror ...
Time: 80s, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.8
 105
Vera (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Mexico, USA, France, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of an android that raises alive in the deepest caves of the mayan zone in México and meets and old dying man. They will stablish a spiritual bond than enlightens the old mayan and helps him to release himself out of his withered body.
Style: psychedelic, suspense, captivating, scary
Plot: dying, marriage, transformation, surrealism, village, cave, death, cocoon, sex, dance, knife, spirituality ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.7
 65K
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: twist ending, suspenseful, macabre, scary, psychological ...
Plot: psychic, fortune teller, extrasensory perception, foreknowledge, clairvoyant, investigation, murder, missing person, sheriff, psychic power, tarot card, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: georgia, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.2
 138K
Winter's Bone (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 17 year-old Ree Dolly sets out to track down her father, who put their house up for his bail bond and then disappeared. If she fails, Ree and her family will be turned out into the Ozark woods. Challenging her outlaw kin's code of silence and ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, bleak, rough, serious ...
Plot: poverty, missing person, family in crisis, life is a bitch, family relations, small town, down on your luck, family problems, social relations, realism, girl, bail ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: missouri, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%