Movies like A Mother's Worst Fear

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A Mother's Worst Fear (2018)
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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 Alice uses her expertise with abduction cases to do everything to find her daughter, she discovers the kidnapper has a personal vendetta against her husband Brent with malicious consequences
Style: captivating, suspense, entertaining
Plot: chloroform, family relations, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, revenge, abduction, new job, vendetta, hostage negotiator, kidnapping, crime investigation, family problems, fighting crime, kidnapped daughter, criminal's revenge, confronting the past, crimes, investigation, child abduction, criminal, relationships, kidnapped child, relationship problems, dark past, kidnapped girl ...

Most similar movies to A Mother's Worst Fear

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, suspense, tense and disturbing films with plots about family relations, family problems, mother daughter relationship, kidnapping, relationship problems, crimes and mystery mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like A Mother's Worst Fear: Deadly Excursion (2019), Killer Daddy Issues (2020), Killer Grandma (2018), Trapped! (2006), A Mother Betrayed (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, suspense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: kidnapping, struggle for survival, kidnapped, mother daughter relationship, remote island, abduction, sea adventure, family relations, family problems, male female relationship, island, relationship problems ...
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95%
Killer Daddy Issues (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An equestrian discovers her family's estate harbors an unfathomable secret.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, entertaining
Plot: estate, relationship problems, family relations, family problems, relationships, love interest, male female relationship, forbidden love, mother daughter relationship, dark secret, love affair, mystery ...
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83%
 4.9
 311
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: tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: dysfunctional family, parents and children, child abduction, mother in law daughter in law relationship, grandmother granddaughter relationship, family relations, kidnapping, mother daughter relationship, abduction, mother in law, family, kids and family ...
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72%
 3.7
 235
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: tense, suspense, psychological thriller, captivating
Plot: abduction, tape over mouth, parents and children, psycho killer, kidnapped, criminal, murderer, hostage, homicidal maniac, kidnapping, crimes, kidnapped woman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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, traumatic experience, single woman, single mother, female protagonist, hallucination, male female relationship, tragic love, marital problem, family relations, relationship problems, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 2.7
 3K
Vanquish (2021)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Victoria is a young mother trying to put her dark past as a Russian drug courier behind her, but retired cop Damon forces Victoria to do his bidding by holding her daughter hostage. Now, Victoria must use guns, guts and a motorcycle to take out a ...
Style: suspense, captivating, surprise ending, neo noir
Plot: police, child abduction, criminal, revenge, murder, kidnapping, hostage, retired cop, crimes, murderer, abduction, fighting crime ...
Time: 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Death Saved My Life (2021)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the surface it seems Jade has it all, including a successful marketing career, a husband admired and respected in the community, and a young daughter they both dote on. However, behind closed doors, her life is far from perfect.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: lifetime, family problems, troubled marriage, marital problem, relationship problems, husband wife relationship, relationship vs career, family secret, family life, relationships, life is a bitch, society ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: heartbreaking, suspense, disturbing, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: sex trafficking, missing child, uncover truth, family relations, mother love, slave trade, investigation, disorder, starting over, struggle for survival, family problems, slave trader ...
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56%
 4.8
 384
16 and Missing (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A 16 year old girl goes missing after an online relationship with an older man.
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: teenager, false identity, kidnapping, con artists, mysterious disappearance, con trick, secret identity, kidnapped girl, secret, lie, deception, older man younger woman relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.4
 240
Bastard (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The nine-year-old Nikolas has been missing for days. The criminal psychologist Claudia Meinert notices contradictions in her conversation with the parents of the missing child. In particular Nikolas' mother appears to be hiding something. When ...
Style: psychological, suspense, captivating
Plot: child abduction, kidnapping, child in peril, teenage boy, adoption, family relations, abduction, parents and children, mother son relationship, criminal, crime investigation, psychologist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, doctors and patients, forbidden love, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
A Date to Die For (2015)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A guy goes on a date that he has been dying to go to for years.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: murder, female protagonist, murder suspect, single father, divorce, male female relationship, murder investigation, murder mystery, memory loss, memory lapse, uncover truth, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, cyberbullying, parent child relationship, missing son, kidnapped boy, boy, high school student, uncover truth, law enforcement, suspicion, crime investigation ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.0
 474
Unbridled (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Desperate to keep her husband’s secret, a devoted politician’s wife struggles to stave off threats that could ruin their promising new life.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: political unrest, politician, family problems, family secret, mystery, tragic past, husband wife relationship, secret, male female relationship, dark past, family relations, secret past
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.1
 367
911 Nightmare (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Officer Chris McCullers was gravely injured in a shootout and now works on 911-dispatch. Resentful that her career has ended up here, Chris receives a call from a scared kid and dismisses it as a prank. The next day, she learns that the call was all ...
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating, tense ...
Plot: murder, murder mystery, murder investigation, guilty conscience, fighting crime, uncover truth, crime solving, forensics, criminal, crimes, secret identity, cold case ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.2
 244
Betrayed (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Julie, six months pregnant, and her boyfriend Trent arrive at a tiny Cape Cod cabin for some time to relax. The town is quiet and deserted during the off season… except for Sully, the creepy guy who’s keeping an eye on the couple from a ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: betrayal, couples, crimes, dishonesty, couple relations, pregnancy, blackmail, kidnapping, abduction, ransom, danger, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Teenage Bank Heist (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Cassie works as a teller at the bank where her mother is the branch manager. When the bank is robbed, Cassie is taken hostage. She soon finds out that the bank robbers are teenage girls, one of whom is her best friend, Abbie. In this propulsive real ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, heist, track down, danger, race against time, confined, parents and children, friendship, on the run, crimes, abduction, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 5K
Kahaani 2 (2016)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Vidya Sinha (Vidya Balan) has only one obsession in life. She wants to see her teenage daughter Mini, who is paralysed waist-downwards, walk again. But, is this scenario as obvious as it seems? Or is Vidya an impersonator of Durga Rani Singh from ...
Style: captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: investigation, child abduction, kidnapping, mother, attempted murder, wheelchair, child abuse, crime investigation, mysterious disappearance, dark past, cold case, forensics ...
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 4.3
 334
The Obsession (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A ballet teacher's obsession with a young student leads him to date the girl's unaware mother in order to get closer to the object of his twisted affection.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: obsession, teacher student relationship, mother daughter relationship, ballet teacher, ballerina, teenage girl, relationship problems, male female relationship, male teacher female student affair, passion, romantic obsession, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.9
 383
Early Release (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Taylor Reynolds, a typical suburban mom, who made some bad life decisions and was sentenced to three years in jail for a DUI and possession of drugs. After her release, Taylor fights the stigma of her past misdeeds, works to regain the support of ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: mystery, criminal, crimes, life is a bitch, family problems, cell mate, gang, jail, criminal underworld, social problems, bandit, dark past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, female antagonist, sister sister relationship, violence, mother and daughter, psycho killer, female protagonist, family relations, child murderess, murderer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.0
 128
Family (2006)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Eldon and Cole pick up a hitchhiker, Jean on their father-son trip to find perspective on the back roads of America, they quickly learn that everything is not what it seems. As the road unfolds in front of them, so do their lives begin to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: abduction, on the road, on the run, under the surface, fugitives, hidden identity, crimes, parents and children, chases and races, child in peril, escaped convict, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.9
 2K
Girl (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young woman returns to her small hometown intent on killing her abusive father only to discover someone murdered him the day before. As the girl searches for answers, she uncovers a family legacy more dangerous than she'd imagined.
Style: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: revenge, who done it, criminal's revenge, mother daughter relationship, parents and children, crimes, youth, secret, death threat, sadistic cruelty, brutality, death of father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 8K
Acrimony (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A faithful wife takes action when it becomes clear to her that her devious husband has betrayed her.
Style: tragic ending, emotional, rough, psychological, tense ...
Plot: nervous breakdown, divorce, depression, attempted murder, deception, financial problem, betrayal, revenge, unfaithful husband, courtroom, mother daughter relationship, convicted felon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.5
 236
Dynamite (2004)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman's life is turned upside down when three armed robbers invade her home.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: hostage, family in danger, hostages, criminal's revenge, kidnapping, isolation, confined, crime gone awry, crimes, home invasion, teenage girl, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Make Yourself at Home (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When yuppie Korean-American lawyer Peter brings beauteous bride Sookhy home to suburban New Jersey, she seems withdrawn, English-challenged and easily bullied by her mother-in-law. But fate abruptly takes Peter out of the picture, leaving a ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: neighbor, obsession, sexual obsession, lesbian attraction, girl next door, lesbian seduction, love interest, lesbian lover, neighbor neighbor relationship, love story, forbidden love, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.5
 197
Captive (1991)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Paul and Kathy Plunk buy a small motel in a lonesome mountain region in Oregon. Their newfound tranquility is broken by a pair of guests who turn out to be wanted criminals on run from the police. They need money, so they assault the Plunks, force ...
Plot: motel, rape, escape, terror, forest, husband wife relationship, gunfight, criminal, kidnapping, hostage, caucasian, car ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 131
Kidnapped (2021)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Savannah Duke-Morgan realizes her lifetime dream to bring her husband Brad and her five-year-old daughter Aria back to her birthplace on the Gold Coast of Australia until it turns into her worst nightmare when Aria goes missing from the resort’s ...
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: child abduction, dysfunctional family, family relations, mystery, husband wife relationship, family problems, relationship problems, family secret, investigation, family life, disappearance, life is a bitch ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.3
 810
Blood Orange (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The idyllic life of Bill, a retired aging rock star, and his young wife is rocked by a lover from her past, resulting in catastrophic consequences.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, disturbing, ambiguous ending
Plot: older man younger woman marriage, older man younger woman, husband wife relationship, deception, inheritance, blackmail, musician, conspiracy, family problems, marital problem, celebrity, musician's life ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.2
 480
Stalker's Prey (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Laura's life is turned upside down when she is attacked by a shark while celebrating her 18th birthday. She's rescued by Bruce, a handsome young man just returned home from college. As she recovers, he becomes a local hero for his bravery. ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, enigmatic, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, rescue, shark attack, stalker, danger, romantic obsession, violence, relationship problems, love interest, shark, relationships, dishonesty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%