Movies like Is This Now

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Is This Now (2017)
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Is This Now (2017)
Genre: Musical, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young girl, Ingrid (Sabrina Dickens) has been abused and disowned by her guardians and social workers. As she tries to get her life organised through the new social worker, Ms Murray (Anu Hasan) and a new friend Jade (Brigid Shine), Ingrid tries to build up courage to speak to males her own age, tries to talk and deal with her mental health and abuse.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, sincere
Plot: friendship, trust, love, mother daughter relationship, child abuse, music

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, psychological, suspenseful and captivating films with plots about friendship, murder, love, danger, crimes, mother daughter relationship and family relations mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Is This Now: My Lonely Me (2015), All That Divides Us (2017), #SquadGoals (2018), Experiment (2005), Septembers of Shiraz (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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My Lonely Me (2015)
Genre: Drama, Musical, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: I am aged 7, I fear for my life. I run to a convent door. Cry for my Mother and Father. But they are no more... Now I am 21, locked in a swirling mist. Music is the only key that will unlock. My Lonely Me
Plot: murder, trust, humiliation, student, ghost
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All That Divides Us (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A middle-class house in the middle of nowhere. A council estate in Sète. A mother and daughter. Two childhood friends. A vanishing. Blackmail. A clash between two worlds.
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, blackmail, family, destiny, disorder, mother, friendship, parents and children, daughter, house, youth, childhood friends ...
Time: contemporary
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56%
 4.1
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#SquadGoals (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ambitious high school senior Samantha Hodges is a serious journalist, both for the school paper and for the yearbook, but she's just as serious about her friends, Nate, Gillian, and Rudy, all of whom are vying with her for a full-ride local ...
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: teenager, friendship, amateur detective, murder, mother daughter relationship, scholarship, high school principal, allergy, love triangle, high school, photographer, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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55%
 5.2
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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
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54%
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Septembers of Shiraz (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In this adaptation of the critically acclaimed debut novel by Iranian American author Dalia Sofer, a secular Jewish family is caught up in the maelstrom of the 1979 Iranian Revolution.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: political prisoner, interrogation, jewish, party, revolution, family relations, couples, danger, society, rivalry, friendship, crimes ...
Time: year 1979
Place: tehran iran
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53%
 6.6
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W (2014)
Genre: Crime, Musical, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 137 min.
Story: W - If Woman is one of the words which comes to your mind, this movie is for you!Open-minded, ambitious Sandhya Singh a.k.a Sandy (Leeza Mangaldas); Traditional, romantic Roohi Malik (Lezlie Tripathy) and Rebellious, lesbian (gay) Manu (Sonal Giani) ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful
Plot: women's rights, rape, friendship, lesbian, sexual abuse, women, girl power, tragedy, gay love, romantic friendship, homoerotic friendship, love and romance ...
Place: india
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49%
Stalked by My Doctor: The Return (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dr. Beck, who has changed his name, saves a young teenage girl drowning in Mexico, whom he falls in love with. As always, there are some complications in his way, but he has plans to possibly get past them and get the girl of his dreams.
Style: unusual plot structure, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: teenager, rescue from drowning, doctor patient relationship, doctor, romance, love and romance, fall in love, couples, stalker, youth, love, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san diego california, usa, acapulco mexico
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48%
 6.3
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The Kiss (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sarah, a beautiful and gifted 15-year-old from a wealthy but chaotic family, holds on to one dream: to run away from home and to become a professional ballet dancer.
Style: suspense, psychological, serious, suspenseful
Plot: fight, teenage prostitution, mother daughter relationship, child abuse, police, rape, manipulation, older man younger woman relationship, danger, female director, father daughter relationship, hotel room ...
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47%
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Inconceivable (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A mother looks to escape her abusive past by moving to a new town where she befriends another mother, who grows suspicious of her.
Style: artsy, suspense, sexy, captivating
Plot: female nudity, murder, obsession, family relations, pregnancy, child, friendship, surrogate mother, caught having sex, lesbian, nude woman murdered, bikini ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 3K
The Guvnors (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Guvnors is a violent thriller set amongst the clans and firms of South East London, bringing two generations together in brutal conflict.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: rivalry, crimes, gang, criminal's revenge, ego clash, gangsters, youth, graphic violence, danger, violence, society, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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43%
 5.4
 255
13 m? (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jose is looking for a way out of his small time banlieue deals. When he overhears a conversation between his girlfriend and his step-brother,he might just have found a very lucrative way.Together with his two best friends,he decides to attack an ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: friendship, crime gone awry, heist, confined, crimes, disorder, partners, hiding place, police, gun, paranoia, trust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Corrupted (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set ahead of the 2012 London Olympics, the film follows Liam (Sam Claflin), an ex-con trying to win back the love and trust of his family. He has lost everything at the hands of a local crime syndicate run by Clifford Cullen (Spall), who has ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, escapades, murder, danger, corruption, society, family, crimes, life is a bitch, parents and children, police, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, year 2012, year 2002
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40%
Sleeping With My Student (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: New school headmaster and single mother Kathy discovers her vacation fling with charming 18-year-old Ian was no accident when he transfers to her school targeting Kathy and her teenage daughter Bree in a deadly scheme. Ian wants revenge as he ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, psychological, disturbing, suspense
Plot: student, love affair, stalking, home invasion, false accusation, friendship, obsession, death of father, mental illness, nothing goes right, hunted, haunted by the past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Red Wine in the Dark Night (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A boy who gets frustrated in love meets another boy who loses all of his memories and they find some ways to start a new life together.
Style: touching, psychological, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: vampire, friends, seduction, love, vampire bite, society, youth, supernatural, supernatural power, rescue, monster, creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: thailand
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36%
Revenge is a Promise (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A social conscience thriller about a courageous Afro-Caribbean girl from Haiti, who is trapped inside a human-trafficking network in the United States. She chooses to risk her life in order to gain her freedom and expose an explosive conspiracy ...
Style: thought provoking, multicultural, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: female protagonist, friendship, social justice, perseverance, violence, religion, love, corruption, african american, deception, kidnapping, revenge ...
Place: florida
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35%
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The Best Man (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: After painter Michael 'Mike' Sheldrake's failed suicide attempt, house-mate and life-long best friend Peter Tremaine, an antiques shop owner, reminisces their common past, like Mike does in therapy. It started at the beach, when ...
Style: serious, psychological, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Plot: haunted by the past, friends, friendship, power relations, fall in love, father figure, jealousy, love, flashback sequence, suicide attempt, romance, performer's life ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century
Place: england
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35%
Suspension of Disbelief (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Martin is a screenwriter, who finds himself in one of his own plays: A young woman is found dead in the Thames and no one really knows, what has happened to her.
Style: psychological, serious, sexy, suspenseful, erotic ...
Plot: murder, mystery, artists and showbiz, crimes, writer's life, danger, missing person, uncover truth, sex scene, disappearance, writers, police
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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Thicker Than Water (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It has been a year since Paige and Nathan Petrovic tragically lost their teenage son Zach. Nathan and daughter Addie have slowly been putting their lives back together. Paige, however, remains consumed by grief and withdrawn, and is unable to work. ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological
Plot: loss of child, family, problem child, parents and children, manipulation, loss of son, brutality, deception, death in the family, couple relations, death, uncover truth ...
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31%
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Blind Revenge (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jane appears to be ideal: attractive, intelligent, unruffled by her employer's abrupt eccentricities. But, gradually, we come aware that Jane has another agenda. Incrementally, Sir Paul's familiar surroundings are altered. His housekeeper ...
Style: twists and turns, psychological, captivating, serious, suspense ...
Plot: rivalry, femme fatale, gain trust, danger, mind game, boss and employee, haunted by the past, estate, power relations, revenge, secretary, blindness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, oxford university
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30%
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Invasive (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young couple, Pauline and Alex, moves from Paris to a quiet neighbourhood in the French countryside. Pauline loves to take care of her garden and the plants. She is also fascinated with her older neighbour Gilles who lives alone. They spend much ...
Style: suspense, captivating, contemplative, psychological, touching
Plot: husband wife relationship, love, obsession, jealousy, mysterious man, mysterious past, french countryside, gardening, village life, espionage, factory, neighbor ...
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29%
Stalked by My Doctor (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a teenage girl is miraculously saved by a heart surgeon, the doctor begins to flirt with her. Her father doesn’t believe her and unbeknownst to all, the doctor is obsessed with the girl.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: stalker, obsession, doctor patient relationship, teenager, abduction, hospital, surgeon, mother daughter relationship, internet dating, tied to a bed, breaking and entering, menopause ...
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Tempting Fate (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two brothers, one of deep faith and the other buried in a life of crime have their worlds torn apart when the wrong one goes to jail and the other commits an unforgivable act.
Style: suspense, emotional, touching, psychological, poignant
Plot: family relations, singer, brother, god, betrayal, forgiveness, friendship, love, justice, loser, character on the edge, sibling relationship ...
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28%
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Telling Lies (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The morning after the night before, a rapid spiral of disastrous telephone calls chart the certain ruin of young Phil's day as he attempts to fib his way out of one scrape after another. Told entirely in animated captions.
Style: psychological, tense, twists and turns, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, mystery, rivalry, couples, infidelity, who done it, law enforcement, crimes, hidden identity, investigation, life turned upside down, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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28%
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Bird (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fed up with the meaninglessness of her life, Samantha Flores, an unassuming and shy young woman, living in the city of Los Angeles is convinced by a friend, Juliette, a vivacious call-girl, to go out one night posing as her. What was supposed to be ...
Style: exciting, tense, unusual plot structure, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: friendship, love, betrayal, murder, danger, couples, friends, chase, gangsters, vengeance, deadly, criminal underworld ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
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Bad Girl (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Bad girl Amy, 17, is given one last chance by her adoptive parents, who think Amy's friendship with local girl Chloe is a step in the right direction. But when Amy discovers Chloe's secret she finds herself fighting for her life, and for ...
Style: tense, unusual plot structure, suspense, psychological, disturbing
Plot: murder, closeted lesbian, small town, bad girl, psychopath, friendship, family relations, danger, father daughter relationship, friendship between girls, mother daughter relationship, friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Hitman Agency (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An assassin hunts and tortures his old predecessor in the basement of his European home, only to reveal the lies and corruption of their international hitman agency by taking a journey through the manipulations of the old man's past.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense
Plot: love, hitman, conspiracy, revenge, assassin, murder, offscreen killing, betrayal, flashback, flashback sequence
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Secret Pact (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After witnessing the killing of his parents, a young teenage boy is put in a witness relocation program and sent to a boarding school in Canada to start a new life. He soon befriends a fellow student whom is a hit man looking for him.
Style: rough, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, serious
Plot: school, friendship, hitman, witness protection, witnessing a crime, danger, deadly, graphic violence, crimes, youth, teenage life, angst ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Garv: Pride and Honour (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Garv is a story of three brave and honest cops: Samar Singh (Amrish Puri), Arjun Ranawat (Salman Khan) and Hyder Ali Khan (Arbaaz Khan). Samar wants to reduce the amount of crime in the state. The trio faces obstacles because the powerful and ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, exciting
Plot: criminal underworld, police corruption, gangsters, gangster, police, fight, crime boss, love, friendship, murder, court, trial ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Witness to Murder (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a small town, Jordan, the son of police chief Bates, and his friends Glenn and Russel Derrek, the son of the garage-owner Gordon Russell, enjoy having their way with local girls, like Tori, and recording those exploits on video. When Alex Mills ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic, captivating
Plot: ambition, love, teenage girl, father son relationship, mother daughter relationship, prison, threat to kill, discussion, sheriff, small town, party, car accident ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Shady (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Because of her last name "Kumada" (bear + rice paddy) and her appearance, Misa's high school classmates call her "Pooh" disparagingly. She obviously has no friends and can only let down her guard around her pet parrot and ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, captivating, psychotronic ...
Plot: friendship, teenage girl, lie, trial, deception, missing person, transformation, cheating, mother daughter relationship, court, lesbian, dating ...
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