Movies like Kidnapped

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Kidnapped (2021)
 5.8
 112
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 Kidz Klub.
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: child abduction, investigation, family relations, life is a bitch, mystery, family life, disappearance, dysfunctional family, family secret, family problems, relationship problems, mysterious disappearance, husband wife relationship

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Most similar movies to Kidnapped

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, tense, suspense and serious films with plots about family problems, family relations, relationship problems, life is a bitch, relationships, male female relationship and investigation mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Kidnapped: Drishyam 2 (2021), His Double Life (2016), Running Away (2017), Father's Acre (2009), Norfolk (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.6
 29K
Drishyam 2 (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: 7 years after the events of Drishyam, the family lives with the trauma from that fateful night. A gripping tale of an investigation and a family threatened by it. Will Georgekutty be able to protect his family this time?
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, investigation, family secret, fish out of water, family problems, relationship problems, crimes, criminal, family relations, secret, mystery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
His Double Life (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young woman returns Home from college and become suspicious of her new stepdad, her late father's business partner, after she discovers him meeting with a mysterious woman who turns up dead the following day.
Style: suspense, enigmatic, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: betrayal, violence, stepfather, adultery, new life, husband wife relationship, investigation, stepfather stepdaughter relationship, uncover truth, adulterous husband, murder, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Double Life of Eleanor Kendall (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Nellie, née Bouchard, is divorced by wealthy Jack Givens because after a miscarriage even in vitro fails to overcome her infertility. She finds herself destitute as her own account were plundered by someone who stole her maiden identity, Eleanor ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: false identity, relationship problems, family relations, male female relationship, crimes, social problems, life is a bitch, family problems, mystery, sex scene, poison, bed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.8
 200
Running Away (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sisters Maggie and Lizzie move in with mom Peg's new husband. Secrets and lies start immediately. Maggie cannot handle what follows and recruits a friend to help her plan to get out of town with her step father's secrets. When Peg ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense
Plot: stepfather, sister sister relationship, secret, family relations, escape, mystery, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, relationship problems, relationships, lie, male female relationship, mother daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Father's Acre (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Love makes a bad relationship between father and son all the more rancorous in this drama from Hungarian director Viktor Oszkar Nagy. A convict (Janos Derzsi) returns home after a long stretch in prison to a less than enthusiastic welcome; his son ...
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, tense
Plot: parent child relationship, family, father son relationship, father son estrangement, father son reunion, relationship problems, father and son, family relations, relationships, life is a bitch, parents and children, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.3
 210
Norfolk (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Set in Norfolk, amidst an idyllic, brooding landscape, an innocent teenage boy and his battle-weary father live a simple life. Days are spent hunting, fishing and daydreaming. Out-of-nowhere, disrupting this tranquility, a mysterious intense figure ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: teenage life, hitman, youth, isolation, family relations, family in crisis, life is a bitch, family problems, parents and children, single parent, mercenary, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Nie mehr wie es war (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tomas is happy as family father, raising teen son Milan (as his knavish buddy) and running-especially gastronomically- a club with his mother Nike, whose absences to take course aiming for career progress causes tension. Covering for Milan's ...
Style: captivating
Plot: fatherhood, adultery, family problems, search for father, family relations, father son relationship, relationships, male female relationship, family, relationship problems, dysfunctional family, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.8
 2K
Mother (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Shuhei is leading a tough life. His alcoholic mother Akiko can only hook up with bad guys and order Shuhei to go get money from his disapproving grandparents instead of going to school. Except raising the little half-sister, his rock-bottom life ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: mother son relationship, money problems, mother and son, lust, life is a bitch, family problems, dysfunctional family, gambling addiction, family tragedy, family relations, single mother, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
And Baby Will Fall (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Expectant parents become prime suspects in the disappearance of a pregnant woman who was last seen at their garage sale. Model citizen David Rose runs a garden center and is a devoted house-father. Like his wife Ivy, who suffered two stillbirths, ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: prison, infidelity, crimes, family problems, police detective, family relations, love affair, pregnancy, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, investigation, mysterious disappearance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.3
 649
24 Days (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Ilan Halimi is kidnapped for ransom because Jewish and supposedly rich, his family and the police start a race against time to save him from the tortures of the "gang of barbarians".
Style: disturbing, psychological, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Plot: investigation, family in crisis, life is a bitch, family problems, missing child, crimes, confined, abduction, ransom, kidnapping, crime, police
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.6
 519
Her Infidelity (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: After a one-night stand with her son's attractive teacher, a troubled wife finds herself stalked by the dangerously obsessed man.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: infidelity, adultery, relationship problems, marital problem, lust, sexual obsession, male female relationship, lasciviousness, relationships, husband wife relationship, couple relations, love story ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 ⇓
36%
 7.1
 936
Nobody's Life (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It all began with a little white lie.
Style: psychological, tense, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, family relations, family life, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, secret life, love triangle, secret, husband wife relationship, bank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Lo imperdonable (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Martín (Iván Sánchez) hurries to Mina Escondida after getting an urgent letter from his brother begging to be rescued from the hell in which he's living. On arrival, Martin despairs upon finding out that Demetrio (Pablo Montero), his ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: affair, intrigue, family secret, family problems, lie, mystery, male female relationship, relationships, secret, revenge, relationship problems, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 7K
Montage (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A woman's child is kidnapped and killed after paying the ransom. 15 years later, a mysterious figure is seen visiting the site of killing and another kidnapping occurs using the same methods. The woman teams up with a detective to catch the ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, rough
Plot: child abduction, investigation, police detective, unsolved crime, parents and children, rescue, justice, crimes, race against time, hopes
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Sister Cities (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Based on the internationally-acclaimed play by Colette Freedman, the story of 4 estranged sisters who reunite for their mother’s alleged suicide.
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: sibling relationship, suicide, estrangement, family secret, sister sister conflict, family problems, family reunited, sisters, sister sister relationship, family conflict, mystery, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Christmas. Uncensored (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Lithuania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Nowadays Lithuania, the country with strong traditions of Catholicism and society's negative attitude to minorities (homophobia). The tragicomedy is built through the destiny of a young woman Anna, whose secret lights out during the Christmas ...
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological
Plot: family secret, christmas eve, family relations, life is a bitch, lgbt, society, relationship problems, social relations, family problems, sex with brother in law, voyeurism, family gatherings ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.0
 556
Life for Sale (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Life for Sale is the story of one unlucky man's descent into disaster, a dramatic, human-destiny thriller with contemporary social undertones.
Style: psychological, suspense, sincere, captivating, tragic ...
Plot: father son relationship, money problems, family relations, bankruptcy, dreaming, death of brother, small business, economics, husband wife relationship, business, businessman, downfall ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 5.0
 657
Black Rose (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: A married women has to fight for the things she lost because of the revealed secrets of her husband.
Style: captivating
Plot: marital problem, family problems, husband wife relationship, relationship problems, relationships, family relations, deception, male female relationship, marriage, lie, troubled marriage, dysfunctional family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Good Mother (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After her best friend dies, a teen discovers that the girl's mother deliberately made her sick.
Style: suspense, captivating, entertaining
Plot: mental illness, teenager, teenage daughter, mother daughter relationship, sick child, family secret, family problems, uncover truth, parents and children, murderer, mystery, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
How I Killed My Father (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When his long-time disappeared father is entering his life again, Jean-Luc, a successful doctor, has no option but to face his own life story. Will he ever be able to forget and forgive?
Style: atmospheric, emotional, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, aging, family life, homecoming, clinic, parents and children, family relations, estrangement, family problems, haunted by the past, siblings relations, dysfunctional family ...
Time: contemporary
Place: africa, europe, czechoslovakia, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
In My Father's Garden (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The story of a loving man and father who falls under the influence of an extremely orthodox Protestant sect. He sacrifices everything and everyone to this faith, including his business and the respect of his younger son. However, he never loses the ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, entertaining
Plot: faith, family relations, religious sect, family problems, sect, family, belief in god, troubled marriage, religion, relationship problems, dysfunctional marriage, life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 ⇓
29%
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A God Without a Universe (2015)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After several years in prison, Anders is finally released. His sister Mia is looking forward for them to reconnect and rediscover their close bond. However, the past is not easy to escape and the two sibling's brutal childhood still haunts them ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: brother sister sex, brother sister incest, brother sister relationship, sex with brother, troubled past, haunted by the past, relationship problems, confronting the past, tragic past, family problems, life is a bitch, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Blood and Ties (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Da-eun lives a happy life with her single father, a man who sacrificed everything in his life for her. She loved her father very dearly. However, their relationship is about to take an unexpected turn. Da-eun becomes suspicious that her father might ...
Style: tense, psychological, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: uncover truth, kidnapping, murder, parents and children, hidden identity, crimes, danger, moral dilemma, investigation, family relations, woman in danger, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Preacher's Sin (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Evan Tanner's life is spiraling out of control when his live-in niece is arrested for the second time, his boss imposes on him an unacceptable contract, and to top it all he discovers he has a son from a one night affair during the war... When ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: illegitimate son, affair, moral dilemma, uncover truth, secret, murder investigation, relationship problems, family problems, money problems, mystery, uncle niece relationship, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Our Mother's Murder (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Fact-based true crime story about the murder of publishing heiress Anne Scripps Douglas who, in 1989, married a young hunk who eventually killed her.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: family problems, family relations, couples, life is a bitch, betrayal, investigation, deadly, crimes, love and romance, crime, teenage life, murder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
 4K
Daylight (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A successful lawyer finds out that she has a half-brother who is imprisoned in a secure hospital after he brutally murdered his neighbor and their baby.
Style: psychological, realistic, tense, serious, captivating ...
Plot: murder, legal investigation, autism, investigation, crimes, mystery, uncover truth, siblings relations, family relations, disability, legal, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
You Bet Your Life (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A compulsive gambler is forced to take a chance with his own life
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: gambler, gambling addiction, drugs, addiction, gambling, relationships, lifestyle, life is a bitch, life risking, social problems, risk, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.1
 965
The Sisters (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Based on Anton Chekov's "The Three Sisters" about siblings living in a college town who struggle with the death of their father and try to reconcile relationships in their own lives.
Style: emotional, rough, serious, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, family problems, estrangement, family gatherings, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, lifestyle, sister sister relationship, dark past, three sisters, family secret ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%