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, captivating, psychological and tense films with plots about friendship, mother daughter relationship, love, lifetime, murder, family relations and crimes mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Is This Now: My Lonely Me (2015), #SquadGoals (2018), All That Divides Us (2017), Experiment (2005), Psycho Prom Queen (2018). 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: ghost, murder, trust, student, humiliation
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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, suspense, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, friendship, amateur detective, murder, mother daughter relationship, teenager, photographer, allergy, high school principal, love triangle, high school student, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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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: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, tense, bleak ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: mother daughter relationship, blackmail, family, destiny, youth, house, friendship, parents and children, disorder, mother, daughter, childhood friend ...
Time: contemporary
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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, twists and turns ...
Plot: memory loss, a vision, experiment, uncover truth, investigation, trust, mysterious man, losing-it hero, empire, graphic violence, sexual content, supernatural ...
Place: england, prague
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Psycho Prom Queen (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Following the suspected suicide of her friend and fellow teacher, Julie Taylor is hired to take over the senior math class for the last few weeks of school. It's been a difficult year for Julie and this is a fresh start for her and her teenager ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, suspense, cult film
Plot: high school prom, rivalry, teenage daughter, mother daughter relationship, teenager, manipulative woman, prom, schoolgirl, high school life, school, teenage girl, manipulative behavior ...
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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: friendship, girl power, women, lesbian, women's rights, sexual abuse, tragedy, romantic friendship, tragic love, friends, love and romance, friends in love ...
Place: india
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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: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: jewish, interrogation, political prisoner, party, revolution, family relations, couples, rivalry, friendship, society, crimes, love ...
Time: year 1979
Place: tehran iran
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Room for Murder (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Kristen decides to take a break from college and return home, she finds Jake, a handsome stranger, living in her old room. Her mother, Moira, explains that she invited Jake to live as a tenant to help with the house expenses. Soon, Kristen ...
Style: captivating, suspense
Plot: mother daughter relationship, secret identity, parents and children, male female relationship, family problems, relationship problems, landlady tenant relationship, family relations, dark past, tenant, secret, mystery ...
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Psycho BFF (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Renee's shy teenage daughter Deandra finally makes a friend, Olivia, she is thrilled. After Olivia's initial bossiness turns into emotional abuse, Renee forbids the relationship from continuing, prompting the girls to run away ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, murder, high school, best friends, psychopath, female antagonist, female protagonist, friendship, couples, youth, vengeance, friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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45%
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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, suspenseful, serious
Plot: teenage prostitution, child abuse, mother daughter relationship, fight, rape, police, manipulation, older man younger woman relationship, father daughter relationship, hotel room, dancing, school ...
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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: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: teenager, stalker, doctor patient relationship, doctor, rescue from drowning, romance, love and romance, fall in love, couples, youth, couple relations, love ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san diego california, usa, acapulco mexico
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45%
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The Kindred (2021)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After her father’s suicide, a young mother investigates what led to his death. But when she is haunted by spirits and unearths an unsolved mystery from 30 years ago, she discovers a dark family history that could prove deadly for her child.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: repressed memory, murder mystery, memory lapse, memory loss, female protagonist, amnesiac, dark secret, murder, amnesia, mystery, ghost, children
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Hard Luck Love Song (2020)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jesse, a charismatic but down on his luck troubadour, finds himself at an existential crossroads as bad choices catch up with him during an unexpected reunion with Carla, an old flame.
Style: captivating, romantic, talky, sincere, psychological ...
Plot: love story, character study, illegal gambling, love and romance, couple relations, love, family relations, couples, love affair, family, romance, love interest ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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41%
 5.7
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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, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: gangsters, crimes, gang, rivalry, ego clash, criminal's revenge, youth, graphic violence, society, violence, death, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
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The Wrong Student (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Kelly Halligan has moved with her 17-year-old niece from New York to California to start her new business venture. When her niece tries out for the soccer team, the two meet the athletic and handsome new coach, Dominic. They also become acquainted ...
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, disturbing, sexy
Plot: teacher student relationship, psychopath, high school, murder, football player, violence, mother daughter relationship, friendship, youth, family relations, society, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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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, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, crime gone awry, heist, crimes, confined, partners, disorder, hiding place, police, paranoia, isolation, trust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
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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: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corruption, friendship, murder, escapades, family, society, police, rivalry, small town, parents and children, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002, year 2012
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Killer Grandma (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Melissa, a happily married woman with an eight-year-old daughter, invites her husband's mother to live with them, only to realize that Grandma is unhinged and wants to kidnap Melissa's daughter to replace her own dead child.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: parents and children, dysfunctional family, mother daughter relationship, kidnapping, family, grandmother granddaughter relationship, mother in law daughter in law relationship, child abduction, kids and family, family relations, abduction, mother in law ...
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37%
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My Daughter's Disgrace (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A high school senior’s life is turned upside down when photos of her naked body are distributed to a revenge porn website. Frustrated by police inaction, her mother takes the investigation into her own hands.
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, disturbing, suspense
Plot: revenge, sexual humiliation, investigation, bullying, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, nude girl, private investigation, life is a bitch, problem, lifetime, female director
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Assassin (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Ruthless killer for hire breaks the rules of his profession and falls for a beautiful young woman. Discovering the notorious gangland brothers had hired him to kill her father, his world breaks down and he must turn against his criminal employers ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: businessman, love, murder, murderer, forbidden love, hitman, criminal, star crossed lovers, gang, romancing a criminal, in love, serial killer ...
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Broken Star (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Abandoned by her friends and family and with her career in jeopardy, starlet Markey Marlowe is sequestered in a duplex with a reclusive landlord who just may be more dangerous than she is.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
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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, suspense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological
Plot: gay, vampire, seduction, friends, love, boys love, lgbt, vampire bite, rescue, supernatural power, violence, vampirism ...
Time: 21st century
Place: thailand
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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: tense, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: kidnapping, struggle for survival, husband wife relationship, mother daughter relationship, sea voyage, male female relationship, island, relationship problems, family relations, sea adventure, kidnapped, family problems ...
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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, suspense, tense ...
Plot: female protagonist, friendship, revenge, chase, deception, african american, love, kidnapping, social justice, corruption, perseverance, religion ...
Place: florida
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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, captivating, psychological, tense, realistic ...
Plot: haunted by the past, friends, friendship, fall in love, power relations, jealousy, father figure, love, flashback sequence, suicide attempt, romance, performer's life ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century
Place: england
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Trapped! (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A weekend vacation turns terrifying when computer scientist Samantha (Alexandra Paul) and her daughter are lured into the hands of a killer. Kidnapped and held hostage, Samantha is given a choice: she must use her expertise to help her captors carry ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological thriller
Plot: abduction, kidnapped, murderer, criminal, psycho killer, mother daughter relationship, homicidal maniac, parents and children, hostage, kidnapped woman, kidnapping, crimes ...
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The Debt (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Spain, Peru
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of an international finance deal in New York and Peru, Oliver's Deal is an intense political drama which explores how far people will go to get what they want.
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspense, captivating, political
Plot: politics, finance, money, business tycoon, world politics, political unrest, deal, political intrigue, crimes, political conspiracy, business and finance
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Twin Betrayal (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A struggling single mother, in the midst of a fierce custody battle, is framed for the murder of her wealthy father by her ambitious identical twin
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: sister, blackmailer, psychological manipulation, women, sisters, female blackmailer, sister sister relationship, female protagonist, blackmail, family problems, lifetime, twins ...
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The Forgiven (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After the end of Apartheid, Archbishop Desmond Tutu meets with a brutal murderer seeking redemption.
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspense, psychological, inspirational
Plot: archbishop, murderer, antichrist, killer, racist, forgiveness, serial killer, change of heart, priest, redemption, changing lives, faith ...
Place: africa
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Brace for Impact (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When disgraced Flight Crash Investigator Sofia Gilchrist's brother dies in the crash of a plane she was supposed to be on, Sofia breaks protocol and secretly begins investigating the crash.
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspense, captivating
Plot: air disaster, plane crash, investigation, catastrophe, crime solving, uncover truth, unsolved crime, police investigation, cause and meaning, investigator, brother sister relationship, fear of flying
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