Movies like The Husband

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The Husband (2019)
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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 Jared and they fall in love, Ashley is comforted to see her mother happy until Jared moves in and begins doing whatever he can do to shut her out of their new life. It quickly becomes apparent that Jared's hold on Tracy will lead to devastating consequences if Ashley doesn't do something about it and must find a way to take Jared down.
Style: scary, mysterious, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: family relations, parents and children, human nature, custody, husband wife relationship, women, teenage girl, family life, female protagonist, step parent, stepfather, mother daughter relationship, remarry, secret past, dark past, mysterious past, unfulfillment, parent getting married, unlikely friendships

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Most similar movies to The Husband

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and psychological films with plots about family relations, danger, parents and children, crimes, deadly, murder and husband wife relationship mostly in Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like The Husband: Door in the Woods (2019), The Good Nanny (2017), The Neighbor in the Window (2020), Glass Houses (2020), 13 Curses (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Door in the Woods (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Redd, Evelyn and their son, Kane, find a strange door, bound in padlocked chains, standing upright in the woods. After installing it in their home, strange occurrences lead Evelyn to discover their town's long history of missing children who ...
Style: suspense, macabre, disturbing, suspenseful, scary
Plot: portal, supernatural, missing child, spiritualist, demon, nightmare, parent child relationship, uninvited guest, parents and children, desperation, family relations, house ...
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95%
 5.2
 547
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: psychological, scary, suspenseful, bleak, twists and turns
Plot: nanny, little girl, female protagonist, death of protagonist, kidnapping, imaginary friend, strange person, husband wife relationship, family secret, dark secret, past coming back to haunt, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
The Neighbor in the Window (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A suburban wife who finds herself and the security of her family threatened by another seemingly friendly neighborhood mom.
Style: twists and turns, dark, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: couple relations, neighbor, fear, family life, characters in danger, parents and children, trapped, surveillance, family relations, lifestyle, nightmare comes true
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 5.6
 338
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, psychological, bleak, disturbing
Plot: nanny, teenage girl, scandal, family relations, secretly observing, teenage life, secret revealed, brutality, pursuit, chase, revenge, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 427
13 Curses (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain, Portugal
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Jacobo is a young sculptor that returns to native city, Santiago of Compostela, to see his mother, locked up a psychiatric hospital for to kill to her husband, when he believed she dead years ago. To their arrival, visions of Mateo, his dead father ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: missing person, deadly, crimes, mental illness, family in crisis, supernatural, homecoming, family life, danger, friendship, family problems, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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, family relations, master and servant, power relations, hit and run, mansion, female protagonist, missing person, newspaper headline, ambulance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, criminal's revenge, fighting crime, kidnapping ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: captivating, suspense
Plot: husband wife relationship, single woman, traumatic experience, single mother, female protagonist, hallucination, male female relationship, relationship problems, couple relations, relationships, marital problem, family secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, hidden identity, deadly, danger, stalking, crimes, couples, psychopath, family life, murder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Love at First Kill (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Belgium, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An overprotective mother tries to stop her son's budding relationship with a flirtatious young divorce.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, realistic
Plot: mother son conflict, destructive relationship, family relations, mentally unstable, parents and children, fall in love, obsession, single mother, domineering mother, overbearing mother, small town, performer's life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
After She Wakes (2019)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After tragic death of her baby son, a narcoleptic mother with young daughter suffers from terrifying sleep disruptions as they try to deal with ongoing pain and grief. They begin experiencing different episodes of parasomnia including night terrors ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, bleak
Plot: husband wife relationship, family relations, nightmare comes true, waking up from a nightmare, mysticism, death of son, supernatural horror, recurring nightmare, moving, mother daughter relationship, grief, screaming in horror
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.3
 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, couples ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.5
 368
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, domestic disturbance, family problems, family relations, uncover truth, family in danger, parents and children, sister sister relationship, suspicion, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, london, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Perfect Tenant (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Twenty years ago Danny Summer found his father hanging from the rafters on Christmas Eve. Ever since that night he has been plotting revenge. When Brian Hartwell moves into Jessica Michael's guesthouse, she has no idea that her new tenant has a ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, haunted by the past, mind game, mysterious character, split personality, psychopath, crimes, mentally unstable, chase, rivalry, danger, intrigue ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 3.7
 210
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, tense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: torture, arranged marriage, dysfunctional family, violence, abduction, kidnapping, forced marriage, human nature, confinement indoors, survival, escape attempt, trapped ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: psychological, bleak, tense, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: mother daughter relationship, blackmail, family, friendship, mother, house, youth, disorder, destiny, parents and children, daughter, childhood friend ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Slipping Into Darkness (1988)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Three spoiled college girls are held responsible for a handicapped boys death.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, disturbing, rough, serious ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), murder, train, gang, crimes, dishonesty, mystery, rivalry, youth, life is a bitch, disorder, family relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.8
 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: suspenseful, bleak, serious, twists and turns
Plot: revenge, criminal's revenge, who done it, mother daughter relationship, brutality, death threat, crimes, death of father, secret, youth, puzzle, teenage life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Mother, May I Sleep with Danger? (1996)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Laurel has the boyfriend of her dreams, Kevin. He can and will do anything for her. He is totally devoted to her but the downside is that he won't leave her alone. When she tries to get some distance he responds with aggressiveness. It finally ...
Style: suspense, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: woman in danger, obsession, visceral, paranoia, crimes of passion, couples, dangerous attraction, fall in love, parents and children, couple relations, family relations, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Benefit of the Doubt (1993)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty two years earlier, Karen helped convict her father, Frank, for the murder of her mother. With his new freedom, thanks to parole, Frank returns home to seek revenge. Having always pleaded his innocence, Frank soon works his way back into ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, chase, crime, graphic violence, family relations, couples, psychopath, homecoming, prison, vengeance, family life, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, serious, tense, 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 ⇓
41%
 5.2
 341
Harm's Way (2008)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Darlene and her daughter Victoria seek refuge at a remote rural safe house for abused women that's run by the strict and tough, but folksy and supportive Bea. Things turn sour when Bea proves to be a total lunatic with an especially dangerous ...
Style: rough, disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: psychopath, youth, danger, deadly, on the run, supernatural, mental illness, false accusation, woman in danger, life is a bitch, mind game, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.5
 224
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 ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 109
Suburban Bliss (2002)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Catherine, a rebellious pre-teen who has been deeply affected by her parents’ divorce, plays a game which involves crossing a dangerous road with her eyes closed. She becomes friends with the girl next door, the quiet Ariane, to the consternation ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: overprotective parent, teenage life, rebelliousness, parent child relationship, parents and children, youth, family problems, family relations, social differences, parents separation, precocious child, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Inheritance (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Five ambitious cousins set out on a family reunion during the dead of winter. The purpose of the retreat is to secure their inheritance, a fortune that dates back many generations. Upon their arrival, Uncle Melvin (Keith David) welcomes them with ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Plot: family gatherings, haunted by the past, family relations, supernatural, danger, escapades, deadly, survival, gory, estate, graphic violence, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 4K
The Canyon (2009)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A survival story about a honeymooning couple who get lost in the wide expanse of the Grand Canyon.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: wilderness, survival, deadly, honeymoon, dangerous animal, danger, desert, tour guide, grand canyon, isolation, newlyweds, stranded ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.4
 512
Bad Twin (2016)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A radio host takes in her troubled sister’s twin daughters, unknowingly putting her family, her friends, and herself at risk.
Style: psychological thriller, psychological, tense, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: twins, identical twins, two sisters, psychiatric patient, aunt niece relationship, niece, sister sister relationship, aunt, twin sister, teenager, teenage girl, assassination plot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.8
 182
Devil Girl (2007)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Fay is a small town girl on a cross country road trip, trying to escape her own reality after the death of her father. When her muscle car breaks down during a drag race she finds herself stranded along route 66 in an isolated desert town. Short on ...
Style: bleak, surreal, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: woman in danger, desert, small town, psychopath, escapades, survival, deadly, danger, dealing with death, female protagonist, stripper, devil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 ⇓
37%
Infidelity in Suburbia (2017)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: With her husband away at work, and her son at school, Laura dreams of a home-renovation project to supplant her restless days. Elliott, her irresistibly hot private contractor, soon fulfills her more forbidden dreams.
Style: emotional, suspense, suspenseful, thought provoking
Plot: chores, hottie, male in shower, male objectification, sex scene, jealousy, scolding, adultery, infidelity, family relations, family life, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%