Movies like White Bird in a Blizzard

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White Bird in a Blizzard (2014)
 6.4
 28K
White Bird in a Blizzard (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Kat Connors is 17 years old when her perfect homemaker mother, Eve, disappears. Having lived for so long in an emotionally repressed household, she barely registers her mother's absence and certainly doesn't blame her doormat of a father, Brock, for the loss. But as time passes, Kat begins to come to grips with how deeply Eve's disappearance has affected her. Returning home on a break from college, she finds herself confronted with the truth about her mother's departure, and her own denial about the events surrounding it...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, surreal, cynical, humorous, semi serious, twists and turns, stylized, visually appealing, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: missing person, coming of age, female nudity, dysfunctional family, teenage life, teenage girl, mystery, disappearance, gay interest, loss of mother, 17 year old, under the surface, teenage sexuality, parents and children, mother daughter relationship, mysterious disappearance, recurring dream, teenager, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, family relations, father daughter relationship, family problems, suburbs, family in crisis ...
Time: year 1988, 20th century, 80s, contemporary, 21st century, year 1991
Place: usa, california

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Most similar movies to White Bird in a Blizzard

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and psychological films with plots about family relations, pornography, dialogue, storytelling, obsession, nudity (full frontal - brief) and crimes mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like White Bird in a Blizzard: Stoker (2013), Men, Women & Children (2014), Wetlands (2013), Night Moves (1975), Bright Angel (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
 109K
Stoker (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After India's father dies, her Uncle Charlie, who she never knew existed, comes to live with her and her unstable mother. She comes to suspect this mysterious, charming man has ulterior motives and becomes increasingly infatuated with him.
Style: psychological, bleak, suspenseful, gothic, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mysterious character, antisocial behavior, under the surface, family problems, masturbation, parents and children, family relations, estate, mystery, funeral, youth, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Men, Women & Children (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Follows the story of a group of high school teenagers and their parents as they attempt to navigate the many ways the internet has changed their relationships, their communication, their self-image, and their love lives.
Style: sexy, realistic, touching, thought provoking, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, high school, youth, coming of age, internet, teenager, sex scene, teenage love, infidelity, anorexia, depression, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 12K
Wetlands (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Helen is a nonconformist teenage girl who maintains a conflictual relationship with her parents. Hanging out most of her time with her friend Corinna, with whom she breaks one social taboo after another, she uses sex as a way to rebel and break the ...
Style: sexy, touching, erotic, intense, cynical ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: coming of age, nudity (full frontal - brief), mother daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, father daughter relationship, teenage life, sexuality, rebellion, youth, family problems, parents and children, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 15K
Night Moves (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Private detective and former football player Harry Moseby gets hired on to what seems a standard missing person case, as a former Hollywood actress whose only major roles came thanks to being married to a studio mogul wants Moseby to find and return ...
Style: neo noir, cynical, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: private detective, missing person, investigation, murder, infidelity, mystery, crimes, manipulation, loneliness, crime gone awry, complex characters, espionage ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, florida, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 644
Bright Angel (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Road-movie from Montana to Wyoming. A gullible, innocent young man (Mulroney) assists a versatile girl (Taylor) on her long quest to get her brother out of jail.
Style: road movie, serious, suspenseful, realistic, neo noir ...
Plot: crimes, destructive relationship, on the road, family problems, jail, dysfunctional family, teenage life, parents and children, siblings relations, life is a bitch, brother, skinny dipping ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa, montana, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me (1992)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: In the questionable town of Deer Meadow, Washington, FBI Agent Desmond inexplicably disappears while hunting for the man who murdered a teen girl. The killer is never apprehended, and, after experiencing dark visions and supernatural encounters, ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, mind bending, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: incest, investigation, surrealism, serial killer, small town life, small town, sexual abuse, mental illness, murder, double life, hallucination, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1989, 80s, year 1988
Place: washington state, canada, philadelphia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.1
 143K
Winter's Bone (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: 17 year-old Ree Dolly sets out to track down her father, who put their house up for his bail bond and then disappeared. If she fails, Ree and her family will be turned out into the Ozark woods. Challenging her outlaw kin's code of silence and ...
Style: atmospheric, gloomy, harsh, tense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: poverty, missing person, family in crisis, small town, life is a bitch, girl, down on your luck, bail, female protagonist, family relations, drug dealer, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: missouri, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 19K
Poison Ivy (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A seductive teen befriends an introverted high school student and schemes her way into the lives of her wealthy family.
Style: sexy, erotic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: femme fatale, older man younger woman relationship, lesbian, dangerous attraction, betrayal, infidelity, adultery, sexual relations, dysfunctional family, teenage life, teenage girl, fatal attraction ...
Time: 80s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 6.0
 67K
Dream House (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Publisher, Will Atenton quits a lucrative job in New York to relocate his wife, Libby and their daughters to a quaint town in New England. However, as they settle into their home the Atentons discover that a woman and her children were murdered ...
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, twist ending, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: supernatural, haunted house, memory loss, riddles and clues, mystery, murder, insanity, investigation, haunted by the past, mental patient, nervous breakdown, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
New Best Friend (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alicia is a poor girl starting college. Hadley, Julianne and Sydney are three well-off girls in a row house. Classes begin and Alicia is paired with Hadley to work on a sociology class project. At first rejected, Alicia is finally accepted into ...
Style: sexy, intense, stylized, serious, psychological ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: college, investigation, murder, lesbian, betrayal, teenage life, wealth, manipulation, mystery, mind game, nudity (full frontal - brief), youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.8
 10K
Abandon (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A psychological thriller about a senior at one of America's most prestigious universities. Under enormous pressure to complete her thesis and earn a top job at one of the world's most competitive consulting firms, Katie is still coping ...
Style: twists and turns, psychological, tense, suspenseful, tricky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, missing person, investigation, obsession, mystery, student life, police detective, uncover truth, boyfriend, paranoia, police investigation, dancing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, athens greece, cambodia, sardinia, amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
With a Friend Like Harry... (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Harry knew Michel in high school; they meet again by accident, Harry inserts himself in Michel's life... and things take a sinister turn.
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsession, serial killer, murder, friendship, investigation, imagination, violence, family relations, writers, couple relations, couples, poet ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: europe, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
In My Father's Den (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Paul (Macfadyen), a prize-winning war journalist, returns to his remote New Zealand hometown due to the death of his father, battle-scarred and world-weary. For the discontented sixteen-year-old Celia (Barclay) he opens up a world she has only ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, emotional, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: journalism, disappearance, small town, mystery, father daughter relationship, homecoming, small town life, society, doubts and hesitations, haunted by the past, betrayal, friendship ...
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.9
 191K
Enemy (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, Spain, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A mild-mannered college professor discovers a look-alike actor and delves into the other man's private affairs.
Style: surreal, twist ending, psychological, mind bending, atmospheric ...
Plot: doppelganger, symbolism, infidelity, paranoia, spider, actor, mental illness, obsession, mystery, nightmare, nudity (full frontal - brief), lookalikes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Cold Creek Manor (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Wanting to escape city life for the countryside, New Yorkers Cooper Tilson (Quaid), his wife Leah (Stone) and their two children move into a dilapidated old mansion still filled with the possessions of the previous family. Turning it into their ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: country house, family problems, haunted house, crimes, police investigation, mystery, hospital, horse, teenage girl, psychopath, family relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 500
Missing at 17 (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman tries to save her adopted daughter from a criminal, with help from the girl's biological mother.
Style: emotional, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: rescue, parents and children, adoption, life turned upside down, crimes, family relations, track down, woman in danger, lifetime, age difference, teenage life, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 5K
In Her Skin (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Tale of a 15-year-old Australian girl who went missing.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: missing person, envy, obsession, death of daughter, loss of daughter, murder, family problems, family in crisis, missing child, crimes, parents and children, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1999
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.6
 15K
The Dead Girl (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The clues to a young woman's death come together as the lives of seemingly unrelated people begin to intersect.
Style: psychological, disturbing, bleak, bad ending, depressing ...
Plot: missing person, murder, investigation, prostitute, uncover truth, serial killer, family relations, life is a bitch, dead girl, sexual abuse, promiscuous daughter, forensics ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, los angeles, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Before I Go to Sleep (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, France, Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman wakes up every day, remembering nothing as a result of a traumatic accident in her past. One day, new terrifying truths emerge that force her to question everyone around her.
Style: suspenseful, twist ending, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: memory loss, amnesia, mystery, obsession, psychiatrist, uncover truth, psychology, domestic violence, life turned upside down, woman in danger, investigation, memory ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, year 1999, year 2013 ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Caché (Hidden) (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Austria, Germany, Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A married couple is terrorized by a series of videotapes planted on their front porch.
Style: disturbing, psychological, atmospheric, surreal, clever ...
Plot: surveillance, mystery, suicide, guilt, dysfunctional family, videotaping, childhood, family in crisis, haunted by the past, lie, nightmare, conscience ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.2
 5K
Dream Lover (1993)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Ray is young, charming, successful and the owner of a prosperous architect company. However, he has recently gone trough a very painful divorce. His friends try to cheer him up by showing him the positive sides of being single but for Ray marriage ...
Style: sexy, serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: adultery, infidelity, marriage, betrayal, femme fatale, architect, paranoia, murder, mystery, dangerous attraction, haunted by the past, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After her son Kevin commits a horrific act, troubled mother Eva reflects on her complicated relationship with her disturbed son as he grew from a toddler into a teenager.
Style: disturbing, psychological, depressing, bleak, suspense ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: psychopath, evil child, mother son relationship, school shooting, depression, sociopath, guilt, mental illness, antisocial behavior, prison visit, family problems, mass murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: connecticut, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Where Are the Children? (1986)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Thriller about the kidnapping of two children and the investigation that follows, based on the book by Mary Higgins Clark.
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful, psychological thriller
Plot: kidnapping, false accusation, missing person, family relations, crimes, rivalry, life is a bitch, legal action, crumbling marriage, starting over, mystery, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 47K
The Hole (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Four teenagers at a British private school secretly uncover and explore the depths of a sealed underground hole created decades ago as a possible bomb shelter.
Style: psychological, scary, twist ending, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: obsession, claustrophobia, survival, mystery, bunker, underground bunker, psychology, youth, school, male nudity, trapped, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wales, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.9
 39K
After.Life (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Following a terrible car crash, a woman (Christina Ricci) awakes to find an enigmatic mortician (Liam Neeson) preparing her for burial.
Style: mind bending, psychological, twist ending, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: afterlife, life & death, supernatural, mysterious character, mystery, psychology, couple relations, dealing with death, mentor, adaptation, betrayal, death ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Iris Effect (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Drama
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, Dr. Sarah Hathaway hired private eyes trying to find her missing son, the painter Thomas, who ran away from their home ten years ago after a quarrel with her. She finds a clue in a catalog of a panting exhibition in San Petersburg ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, realistic
Plot: missing person, mind game, investigation, haunted by the past, uncover truth, estrangement, family relations, mystery, private detective, amateur detective, crimes, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, los angeles, usa, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Natalee Holloway (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On May 30, 2005, on a high school graduation trip to Aruba, she disappeared without a trace.
Style: suspenseful, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: investigation, missing person, family relations, crimes, mystery, parents and children, serial killer, disappearance, teenage girl, lifetime, life is a bitch, strong female presence
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2005, 2000s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.2
 29K
Palo Alto (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Palo Alto weaves together three stories of teenage lust, boredom, and self-destruction: shy, sensitive April, torn between an illicit flirtation with her soccer coach and an unrequited crush on sweet stoner Teddy; Emily, who offers sexual favors to ...
Style: atmospheric, melancholic, serious, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: older man younger woman relationship, coming of age, teenage life, teenager, adolescence, teenage girl, crush, depression, high school, loneliness, teenage sexuality, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 10K
The War Zone (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An alienated teenager, saddened that he has moved away from London, must find a way to deal with a dark family secret.
Style: disturbing, rough, bleak, depressing, emotional ...
Plot: incest, sexual abuse, father daughter incest, incest rape, child abuse, innocence lost, rape, dysfunctional family, brother sister relationship, father daughter relationship, rape of a minor, mature ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
As Cool as I Am (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A smart teenage girl comes of age in a small town with her self-centered parents who had her when they were teenagers.
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, realistic
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: coming of age, dysfunctional family, teenage life, teenage angst, family relations, family problems, crumbling marriage, youth, parents and children, teen romance, innocence lost, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%