Movies like The Good Nanny

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The Good Nanny (2017)
 5.3
 530
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, twists and turns, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: nanny, kidnapping, death of protagonist, female protagonist, little girl, family secret, imaginary friend, dark secret, strange person, husband wife relationship, family relations, paranoia, family problems, invisible, suspicion, saving a life, past coming back to haunt, kidnap, gun, knife, sand, pistol, handgun

Most similar movies to The Good Nanny

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, psychological and suspense films with plots about crimes, danger, family relations, family problems, husband wife relationship, murder and kidnapping mostly in Thriller, Horror and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Good Nanny: Child of Mine (2005), Baby Monitor: Sound of Fear (1998), A Mother Betrayed (2015), Haunted Echoes (2008), Controra - House of Shadows (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.5
 359
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, suspenseful, serious, tense, scary ...
Plot: adoption, murder, haunted by the past, family problems, family relations, domestic disturbance, uncover truth, family in danger, parents and children, sister sister relationship, suspicion, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, canada, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: psychological, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: nanny, murder, infidelity, crimes, danger, crumbling marriage, psychopath, couples, family relations, family problems, family in danger, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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 mother, female protagonist, single woman, traumatic experience, hallucination, male female relationship, tragic love, relationship problems, marital problem, family secret, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 3.5
 525
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: suspenseful, scary, serious, psychological
Plot: afterlife, ghost, supernatural, abduction, crimes, deadly, dealing with death, family problems, murder, death in the family, kidnapping, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Controra - House of Shadows (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, Ireland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A couple inherits their family's ancient Italian palazzo where sinister shadows from the past reappear.
Style: suspense, serious, bleak, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: paranoia, family secret, supernatural power, husband wife relationship, supernatural, haunted house, demon, love, betrayal, hallucination, family relations, deception ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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: suspenseful, tense, serious, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: mental illness, psychiatrist, medication, haunted by the past, losing-it hero, couple relations, family relations, mind game, life is a bitch, dishonesty, crimes, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 5.6
 305
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: suspense, suspenseful, bleak, psychological, disturbing
Plot: nanny, teenage girl, family relations, teenage life, secretly observing, secret revealed, scandal, secret, revenge, chase, pursuit, brutality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.0
 216
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: scary, suspenseful, mysterious, disturbing
Plot: husband wife relationship, family relations, parents and children, human nature, custody, unlikely friendships, remarry, parent getting married, unfulfillment, step parent, family life, mysterious past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 551
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: twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, suspense, intense ...
Plot: nanny, murder, infidelity, haunted by the past, parenthood, family problems, adulterous husband, family, unfaithful husband, danger, female psychopath, obsession ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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: suspenseful, psychological, scary, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: family relations, captivity, missing person, crimes, deadly, stalking, danger, hidden identity, couples, psychopath, family life, murder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 3.7
 197
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, scary, bleak, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: torture, arranged marriage, dysfunctional family, violence, abduction, kidnapping, forced marriage, confinement indoors, escape attempt, human nature, trapped, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 3.7
 137
The Hanged Man (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Hanged Man is the tale of six social misfits who meet on-line, and in a desperate attempt to escape their troubled pasts agree to gather in an abandoned barn to commit group suicide. But when the plan goes awry, the group discovers there just ...
Style: twists and turns, psychological, suspenseful, scary, realistic ...
Plot: social misfits, computers and web, pursuit, police officer shot, ghost story, police officer knocked unconscious, supernatural power, suicide, police officer killed, police officer, chase
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.1
 1K
The Nanny (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Young Noa and Michael are put in the care of their new nanny, Leonor, who Noa suspects is a malicious supernatural being. Dismissed by those around her, Noa works to uncover Leonor's true identity, but soon finds herself with far more than she ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: nanny, woman, secrets, kidnapping, children, fear, evil, supernatural, urban legend, suspicion, small town, supernatural being ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: missing child, kidnapping, parent child relationship, missing son, kidnapped boy, cyberbullying, boy, high school student, uncover truth, law enforcement, suspicion, crime investigation ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, realistic
Plot: starting over, family in danger, family problems, isolation, crumbling marriage, family tragedy, out of the way, domestic disturbance, danger
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.2
 166
The Crossing (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Lola Arendt, 8, vanishes while on vacation on a wild Scottish island. Shattered by her disappearance, her parents, Sarah and Martin, separate. Two years later, Lola is found at the exact same spot. Martin returns to the island to bring her home. His ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: island, manipulation, dishonesty, life is a bitch, manipulations, family problems, uncover truth, missing child, mysterious character, disappearance, father daughter relationship, little girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.8
 3K
Stash House (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Dave and Emma have found the perfect house, until they discover a stash of heroine and end up imprisoned in it by violent thugs.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: stash, survival, confined, couples, danger, crimes, trapped, gangsters, rivalry, smuggling, escapades, new house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.4
 2K
Door Lock (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Kyung-min lives alone in a one-room apartment. One day, she found a trace of a stranger breaking into her room and soon a mysterious murder case begins to unravel
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, suspense, slasher ...
Plot: murder, female victim, breaking and entering, secretly observing, crimes, investigation, woman in danger, attempted murder, paranoia, pursuit, chase, disembowelment ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Movie in collections
 5.5
 272
Dead Silence (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three young students go into a holiday which rapidly turns into horror as they hit-and-run a lonely hitchhiker in desert. They decide to keep the accident a secret, but as more and more evidence begins to turn up, they face the contradiction between ...
Style: suspenseful, gloomy, psychological, bleak, rough ...
Plot: hit and run, desert, tv reporter, police, crimes, college, haunted by the past, friendship, deadly, friends, holiday, caucasian ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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, bleak, serious, scary
Plot: psychopath, vengeance, danger, family in danger, murder, crimes, crime, obsession, family life, manipulation, architect, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Killer in Suburbia (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gina and her teenage daughter Kelsey move into a new town so Kelsey can attend a better high school. It’s the start of senior year – meaning new parties to attend and new friends to make. But when Kelsey is abducted while on a date, all Gina’s ...
Style: twists and turns, psychological, heartbreaking, disturbing
Plot: missing child, family relations, uncover truth, mother love, mother daughter relationship, police, missing person, dating, mystery, family problems, disorder, dishonesty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Mother's Worst Fear (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Alice is starting a new chapter in life by moving on from her highly stressful job as a hostage negotiator and putting more focus on her family. Suddenly, her world is turned upside down when her daughter is abducted with no demand for ransom. As ...
Style: captivating, suspense, entertaining
Plot: chloroform, family relations, revenge, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, new job, hostage negotiator, abduction, vendetta, kidnapped daughter, confronting the past, crime investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Maid's Room (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Drina, a young immigrant working as a live-in maid for a wealthy Long Island family, finds herself entangled in the family's web of dark secrets once she begins to suspect her employer's son has committed a terrible crime.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Plot: moral dilemma, parents and children, crimes, master and servant, family relations, power relations, hit and run, female protagonist, mansion, missing person, digging, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 4.4
 1K
The Employer (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five highly qualified applicants interview for a coveted job with the Carcharias Corporation, a powerful conglomerate whose business practices are shrouded in mystery. On the night before the last round of interviews, they are all kidnapped and ...
Style: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: crimes, confined, danger, rivalry, contests and competitions, survival, kidnapping, death, corporate crimes
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 114K
Red Eye (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After attending the funeral of her grandmother in Dallas, the Lux Atlantic Hotel manager Lisa is waiting for a flight to Miami. Due to the bad weather and consequent flight delay, she meets in the airport bar Jack Rippner, who is also in the waiting ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: woman in danger, terrorism, airplane, hostage, fear, crimes, danger, stewardess, villain, hitman, kidnapping, psychology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, texas, dallas texas, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Abandoned Dead (2015)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A security guard, trapped in a run-down inner-city medical clinic, is terrorized by supernatural forces which threaten to overtake her.
Style: bleak, suspense, psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: darkness, medical clinic, clinic, blood, little girl, security guard, woman in danger, assignment, pistol, latex gloves, gun, handgun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Friend of the Family II (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alex decides to have an affair with a woman named Linda while he is on business in New Orleans. When he returns home to his wife and child, he is surprised to find that his wife has hired the off-kilter homewrecker as a nanny to their baby. Alex ...
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: nanny, infidelity, family problems, deadly, danger, manipulation, couples, strong sexual content, psychopath, betrayal, femme fatale, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 923
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: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: stalker, obsession, teenage life, age difference, pregnancy, family in danger, family in crisis, youth, stalking, family problems, fall in love, teenage pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.2
 784
Experiment (2005)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young woman, Anna, walks the streets of a foreign city. Her mind full of pain. No memory of who she is. and plagued by nightmarish visions. Then she meets Morgan, a man who also has no memory. Forced to trust each other, the two feel a mysterious ...
Style: bleak, psychological, mind bending, tense, captivating ...
Plot: memory loss, danger, deadly, a vision, uncover truth, experiment, investigation, mysterious man, trust, losing-it hero, supernatural, profanity ...
Place: england, prague czech republic, prague
⇓ 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: captivating, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: paranoia, assault, violence, serial killer, investigation, crimes, danger, uncover truth, murder, pistol, fear, nurse ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%