Movies like The Good Nanny

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The Good Nanny (2017)
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The Good Nanny (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When strong-willed Summer Pratt takes a job at a beautiful estate as the new nanny to a sweet but sad little girl named Sophie, she soon starts to suspect something is very wrong with the beautiful, wealthy couple who call themselves her parents.
Style: scary, psychological, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: nanny, invisible, kidnapping, family relations, death of protagonist, little girl, female protagonist, imaginary friend, family secret, husband wife relationship, dark secret, strange person, twists and turns, family problems, paranoia, suspicion, saving a life, past coming back to haunt, lifetime, murder, adoptive mother, friend, plot twist, sand, knife ...

Most similar movies to The Good Nanny

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, psychological and tense films with plots about family relations, lifetime, family problems, danger, murder, crimes and husband wife relationship mostly in Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like The Good Nanny: Baby Monitor: Sound of Fear (1998), Imaginary Friend (2012), Haunted Echoes (2008), Marriage of Lies (2016), House of Good and Evil (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Baby Monitor: Sound of Fear (1998)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A neglectful mother overhears her husband on the telephone at their workplace talking with their babysitter. She discovers they are having an affair and are going to have a baby. She concocts an evil plan to win back her husband and remove the girl ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: lifetime, nanny, infidelity, murder, psycho, psychopath, family relations, family problems, couples, babies and infants, crimes, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Imaginary Friend (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: During her traumatic childhood with an abusive father, Emma relied on an imaginary friend for strength. She is now an artist struggling with mental illness living with her apparently loving husband, Brad. But when Emma's imaginary friend starts ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: mental illness, imaginary friend, psychiatrist, medication, losing-it hero, haunted by the past, childhood, crimes, dishonesty, mind game, life is a bitch, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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86%
 3.5
 555
Haunted Echoes (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Laura (Sean Young) and Guy (David Starzyk) are devastated by grief when their 8-year-old daughter, Kimberly, is murdered. Hoping to repair their tattered marriage, they move to a quiet town to remodel an old mansion, but weird things start to happen ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: afterlife, ghost, supernatural, dealing with death, crimes, abduction, family problems, death in the family, murder, empire, kidnapping, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Marriage of Lies (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When Rachel’s husband disappears, the police have one suspect: her. While trying to prove her innocence, she uncovers many secrets about the man she married.
Style: psychological, enigmatic, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: mysterious disappearance, mystery, family secret, private investigation, accusation, framed for a crime, uncover truth, crime solving, female protagonist, investigation, accused of murder, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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House of Good and Evil (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After a family tragedy in the chaotic city, Chris and Maggie Conley, in a last-ditch effort to save their dying marriage, purchase an isolated home in the deepest woods, to which they quickly discover evil has a key.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: starting over, family in danger, family tragedy, family problems, crumbling marriage, isolation, relationship problems, marriage crisis, husband wife relationship, troubled marriage, family, marital problem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.5
 399
Child of Mine (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An Alberta small-town police chief officially finds no suspect in the bloody stabbing to death of 'working girl' Jane McGill. Her daughters are adopted two years later, trough his friend Alvin, by a London couple who don't qualify yet ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: adoption, murder, haunted by the past, domestic disturbance, uncover truth, family problems, family relations, family in danger, parents and children, sister sister relationship, suspicion, world war two ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, london, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
A Mother Betrayed (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Newlywed Monica is committed to a mental hospital for hallucinations, but soon finds out that her husband has a devious plan to steal her life, including her daughter.
Style: suspense, captivating
Plot: husband wife relationship, single woman, female protagonist, single mother, traumatic experience, male female relationship, lifetime, mystery, family relations, relationships, family secret, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Strangler's Wife (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mae thought she had the perfect husband. Until she found out about his other women. But now she suspects an even more horrible truth. He isn't cheating with these other women... he's killing them.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, tense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, strangler, strangulation, murder of a nude woman, murder, husband wife relationship, killings, murderer, serial murder, family relations, murder mystery, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 380
Bad Stepmother (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following the sudden and mysterious death of their father, a brother and sister return home to their sprawling New Orleans estate and encounter their unhinged stepmother, who will stop at nothing to gain control of their inheritance.
Style: psychological, enigmatic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: greed, justice, manipulation, crimes, twists and turns, heiress, heir, suspect, troubled marriage, family relations, inheritance, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 4.9
 271
The Husband (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Concerned her widowed mother Tracy will be lonely when she leaves for college, kind-natured Ashley secretly creates an online dating profile for her mom and meets Jared, who seems like the perfect match. When Tracy "accidentally" meets ...
Style: mysterious, scary, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: custody, parents and children, human nature, family relations, husband wife relationship, female protagonist, secret past, mother daughter relationship, family life, women, parent getting married, remarry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 5.4
 648
Devious Nanny (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman tries to protect her family after her husband has an affair with their nanny. As her husband's co-workers are killed, she discovers everything is not what it appears to be.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, intense, exciting ...
Plot: nanny, murder, infidelity, twists and turns, family, family problems, adulterous husband, parenthood, female psychopath, unfaithful husband, haunted by the past, adultery ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Mommy Would Never Hurt You (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Riley wants to rebuild her relationship with her mother and little sister, who are shut-ins due to her sister's illness. When Riley realizes her sister may not be sick, her mother will stop at nothing to keep her daughters with her forever.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: mother daughter relationship, murder, psychopath, sister sister relationship, female antagonist, violence, mother and daughter, female protagonist, vengeance, murderer, child murderess, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.1
 450
Zephyr Springs (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Dawn, an overworked single mother, agrees to take her teenage daughter, Kayla, to a luxurious but isolated spa retreat, the women believe they have escaped to a paradise of spa treatments, yoga, and nature hikes until a series of disturbing ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: resort, woman in danger, confined, kidnapping, murder, isolation, single parent, witnessing a crime, family relations, crimes, parents and children, weekend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Deadly Excursion (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A woman and her daughter charter a sail boat while on spring break only to discover the captain has plans to make sure they never return home.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: kidnapping, struggle for survival, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, relationship problems, family problems, sea voyage, male female relationship, abduction, island, kidnapped, sea adventure ...
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61%
 4.5
 837
Serpent (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A romantic escape into nature turns into the ultimate moment of reckoning when a husband and wife are trapped in a tent with a deadly snake. Unable to escape and with certain death looming, the tent becomes a heated confessional to a cataclysmic ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, bleak, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, snake, near death experience, death threat, dangerous animal, struggle for survival, husband wife relationship, family relations, deathtrap, victim, wildlife, couples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Killer Night Shift (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A pregnant woman forced to bedrest, gets the additional help she needs from two home care nurses. Unbeknownst to her, one of them has a vendetta against her husband and is out to steal their baby!
Style: suspense, psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: pregnant woman, nurse, revenge, child abduction, abduction, pregnancy, kidnapping, midwife, threat, plan, family problems, relationship problems ...
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56%
 5.7
 456
Glass Houses (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Teenage babysitter Carrie Dawson has a chip on her shoulder on the heels of a humiliating family scandal. When she finds out that neighborhood Queen Bee Madeline Cooper may be to blame, she is determined to exact revenge - even if it means ...
Style: bleak, psychological, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: nanny, teenage girl, secret revealed, secretly observing, teenage life, family relations, scandal, brutality, teenage crush, secret, mystery, adolescence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Distant Cousins (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kate's husband Richard hasn't seen his cousin Harry for 20 years. So when he comes to stay with his fiancee Connie they are welcomed. But Kate senses her family is at risk when they start behaving suspiciously.
Style: realistic, serious, scary, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, family relations, stalking, hidden identity, psychopath, couples, missing person, family life, captivity, kidnapping, mental institution, murder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 4.8
 1K
Becoming (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A couple on a road trip through America encounter a terrifying dark force older than the country itself. An evil that transforms loved ones into someone terrifying, the entity has left a trail of murdered families going back hundreds of years.
Style: suspense, ambiguous ending, enigmatic, rough, twist ending ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: supernatural power, evil, supernatural being, dark secret, unsolved mystery, mystery, supernatural, twists and turns, mysterious event, couples, love, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 572
Bad Twin (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A radio host takes in her troubled sister’s twin daughters, unknowingly putting her family, her friends, and herself at risk.
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, suspenseful, macabre ...
Plot: twins, niece, sister sister conflict, identical twins, psychiatric patient, twin sister, sister sister relationship, aunt niece relationship, two sisters, assassination plot, teenage girl, teenager ...
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52%
 6.4
 76K
Fractured (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Driving cross-country, Ray and his wife and daughter stop at a highway rest area where his daughter falls and breaks her arm. After a frantic rush to the hospital and a clash with the check-in nurse, Ray is finally able to get her to a doctor. While ...
Style: surprise ending, captivating, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: insanity, gas station, riding accident, disappearance, missing child, desperation, rescue, loss of control, loss of family, tragedy, road rage, organ donation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
A Mother's Instinct (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a woman’s son goes missing and the prime suspect is released due to lack of evidence, she and her teenage daughter decide to play vigilante.
Style: psychological, bleak, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: kidnapping, missing child, missing son, cyberbullying, parent child relationship, boy, uncover truth, police investigation, law enforcement, family relations, suspicion, crime investigation ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.2
 1K
The Ex (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In order to get her husband back, an architect's psycho ex-wife kills everybody she can get her hands on.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, bleak, scary
Plot: psychopath, family in danger, murder, crimes, obsession, family life, manipulation, architect, wife, vengeance, killer, jealousy ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 5.5
 486
Rule of 3 (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alison Whitford thought she had it all. An accomplished career woman, she resisted getting married until she found “the One.” And Dominick was everything she had ever hoped for in a man. Still in the honeymoon phase of her marriage, Alison’s ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful
Plot: loss of spouse, life & death, under the surface, untimely death, death, loss of loved one, dealing with death, social relations, infidelity, twists and turns, couple relations, death of husband ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Wrong Nanny (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Stella Armstrong hires Blake, a seemingly perfect nanny, to help with her twin baby boys, only to discover that the young woman is the daughter she gave up for adoption at birth - an act Blake wants to avenge by destroying Stella's life and ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: nanny, mother and daughter, estranged daughter, mother daughter estrangement, family problems, family, mother daughter relationship, birth mother, revenge, daughter, dysfunctional family, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.0
 340
Wake Up (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When a psychiatric doctor researches a young girls' diary to find out why she murdered her entire family, he begins to fall into the same state of insomnia and confusion that led her to lose her mind.
Style: psychological, scary, surprise ending, suspense, bleak ...
Plot: psychiatrist patient relationship, mental illness, insomnia, mental institution, crimes, mistrust, family problems, siblings relations, dishonesty, pretense, paranoia, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Paranormal Abduction (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young women suffering memory loss and psychological issues after surviving a brutal attack, tries to piece together the clues surrounding her attack and its similarities to a series of recent murders. During the investigation, she struggles to ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: paranoia, assault, violence, investigation, serial killer, uncover truth, crimes, murder, twists and turns, nurse, fear, caucasian ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.7
 238
Betrothed (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A trip to the store turns into a surreal nightmare when a college student is kidnapped by a deranged, dysfunctional family. Now Audra West finds herself trapped in the middle of the desert, and betrothed to Adam, the youngest son of the murderous ...
Style: suspense, psychological, tense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: torture, dysfunctional family, violence, abduction, escape attempt, survival, trapped, human nature, confinement indoors, escape, fight, survival horror ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Sinister Seduction (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A recent widow is glad when her son finds a new friend. But it soon becomes clear that he's after a different type of companionship. Will their attraction be her undoing? And what secrets is hiding?
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: single mother, young widow, friend, stalker, relationship problems, family relations, mother and son, obsession, love interest, widow, relationships, romantic obsession ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Stalked at 17 (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When 17 year old Angela fell for Chad, he promised to love her forever. When she got pregnant with his child, he promised to take care of them both. When she realized he was deceptive and abusive, he promised to change. When she wanted to leave, he ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: stalker, age difference, teenage pregnancy, kidnapping, teenage life, obsession, family problems, family in danger, family in crisis, pregnancy, youth, stalking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%