Movies like Little Woods

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Little Woods (2018)
 6.2
 4K
Little Woods (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: For years, Ollie has illicitly helped the struggling residents of her North Dakota oil boomtown access Canadian health care and medication. When the authorities catch on, she plans to abandon her crusade, only to be dragged in even deeper after a desperate plea for help from her sister.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: unplanned pregnancy, female protagonist, two sisters, public health, sister sister relationship, suspense, sisters, escapades, social problems, political unrest, breaking the law, women, abortion, woman, probation, badass female lead, violence against women, horse, cowboy, money, police officer, train, forest, food, pregnancy ...
Place: north dakota, canada

Most similar movies to Little Woods

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, tense, suspenseful and disturbing films with plots about drinking alcohol, drink, money, husband wife relationship, apology, cigarette smoking and telephone call mostly in Drama, Crime and Western genres. Some movies like Little Woods: I'm Your Woman (2020), Let Him Go (2020), Where Is Kyra? (2017), The Rider (2017), Flag Day (2021). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
I'm Your Woman (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In this 1970s set crime drama, a woman is forced to go on the run after her husband betrays his partners, sending her and her baby on a dangerous journey.
Style: tricky, suspenseful, entertaining
Plot: femme fatale, suspense, wanted, outsmarting, organized crime, betrayal, manipulation, adopted son, dishonesty, intrigue, family relations, mysterious character ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.7
 30K
Let Him Go (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Following the loss of their son, a retired sheriff and his wife leave their Montana ranch to rescue their young grandson from the clutches of a dangerous family living off the grid in the Dakotas.
Style: rough, emotional, tense, brutal, controversial ...
Plot: suspense, family relations, grandson, grief, brutality, husband wife relationship, retired, death, sheriff, horse, father in law daughter in law relationship, fight ...
Time: 60s, year 1952
Place: north dakota, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Where Is Kyra? (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Pushed to the brink after losing her job, a woman struggles to survive. As the months pass and her troubles deepen, she embarks on a perilous and mysterious journey that threatens to usurp her life.
Style: disturbing, bleak, suspenseful, captivating, melancholic ...
Plot: poverty, name calling, black american, police detective, husband wife relationship, waitress, theft, mother daughter relationship, policewoman, ambulance, street life, illness ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brooklyn new york city, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.4
 20K
The Rider (2017)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Once a rising star of the rodeo circuit, and a gifted horse trainer, young cowboy Brady is warned that his riding days are over, after a horse crushed his skull at a rodeo. Back home on the Pine Ridge Reservation, with little desire or alternatives ...
Style: touching, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: rodeo, horse, horse riding, human animal relationship, riding accident, disabled person, cowboy, rodeo cowboy, father son relationship, horse trainer, autism, prairie ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Movie in collections
 5.4
 3K
Flag Day (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A father lives a double life as a counterfeiter, bank robber and con man in order to provide for his daughter.
Style: captivating, disturbing
Plot: counterfeiter, father daughter relationship, con artists, family relations, social problems, cons and scams, family secret, embezzler, money problems, bank robber, father, frog ...
Time: year 1975, year 1985, year 1981, year 1992
Place: taj mahal, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.8
 4K
Wild Horses (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Texas Ranger Samantha Payne reopens a 15-year-old missing person case, and uncovers evidence that suggests that the boy was likely murdered on a ranch belonging to wealthy family man, Scott Briggs. When Scott’s estranged son unexpectedly returns ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological
Plot: horse, horse riding, texas ranger, missing person, ranch, cowboy, father son relationship, dirty cop, gay, murder mystery, investigation, police detective ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Four Good Days (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mother helps her daughter work through four crucial days of recovery from substance abuse.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, touching
Plot: mother, drugs, mother daughter relationship, heroin, recovering drug addict, drug addict, rehabilitation, family relations, parents and children, family problems, mother and daughter, dysfunctional family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.1
 5K
Anesthesia (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Multiple lives intersect in the aftermath of the violent mugging of a Columbia University philosophy professor.
Style: captivating, tense, psychological
Plot: suspicion, friendship, paranoia, promise, professor, chase, violence, lecture, money, husband wife relationship, lie, psychiatrist ...
Time: year 2008, 21st century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 39K
White Boy Rick (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of teenager, Richard Wershe Jr., who became an undercover informant for the police during the 1980s and was ultimately arrested for drug-trafficking and sentenced to life in prison.
Style: disturbing, rough, sad, retro
Plot: fbi, informant, suspense, drug traffic, father son relationship, gangsters, juvenile delinquent, drugs, buddies, culture clash, teenager, gang ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, year 1985, year 1987, year 1986 ...
Place: las vegas, michigan, ohio, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Miss Juneteenth (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Turquoise, a former beauty queen turned hardworking single mother, prepares her rebellious teenage daughter for the “Miss Juneteenth” pageant, hoping to keep her from repeating the same mistakes in life that she did.
Style: sincere, touching, serious, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: cheerleader, mother daughter relationship, teenage girl, overprotective mother, daughter, freedom, beauty queen, breakup, money problems, american dream, single mother, talent show ...
Time: year 1865, year 2004, year 2019
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.1
 33K
Queen & Slim (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An exploration of America’s social and political climate through the lens of a genre-defying love story. The film centers on a black man and black woman who go on a first date that goes awry after the two are pulled over by a police officer at a ...
Style: road movie, thought provoking, exciting, sad, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: on the run, racist cop, first date, african american, police officer killed, riot, police officer, dysfunctional family, manhunt, black american, running from police, attorney ...
Place: florida, cleveland ohio, miami, kentucky, ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.5
 9K
The Dinner (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two brothers and their wives meet up at a haute-cuisine restaurant to discuss what to do about a horrific crime that their sons committed together. As the quartet debate their options, the conversation reopens old wounds between the siblings.
Style: ambiguous ending, enigmatic, cynical, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: restaurant, father son relationship, teenager, violence, brother brother relationship, anger, husband wife relationship, politician, flashback, arson, food, suspense ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Hell or High Water (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A divorced dad and his ex-con brother resort to a desperate scheme in order to save their family's farm in West Texas.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, intense, neo noir, harsh ...
Plot: criminal, bank robbery, brother, texas ranger, robbery, armed robbery, heist, small town, bank robber, desperation, violence, suspense ...
Time: 2010s, future, 21st century
Place: texas, california, oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.8
 30K
Wildlife (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: 14-year-old Joe is the only child of Jeanette and Jerry—a housewife and a golf pro—in a small town in 1960s Montana. Nearby, an uncontrolled forest fire rages close to the Canadian border, and when Jerry loses his job—and his sense of ...
Style: melancholic, suspenseful, serious, thought provoking, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: unemployment, coming of age, bus, teenage boy, infidelity, parents and children, fired from the job, family relations, marital separation, unemployed, father son relationship, loss of job ...
Time: 60s, year 1960
Place: montana, portland oregon, idaho, washington state
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Card Counter (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, China, Sweden
Duration: 111 min.
Story: William Tell just wants to play cards. His spartan existence on the casino trail is shattered when he is approached by Cirk, a vulnerable and angry young man seeking help to execute his plan for revenge on a military colonel. Tell sees a chance at ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: gambling, revenge, poker game, murder, gambler, vengeance, casino, haunted by the past, criminal, suspense, confronting the past, partners in crime ...
Time: year 2002, year 2003
Place: iraq, atlantic city new jersey, las vegas, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.5
 10K
The Hero (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lee, a former Western film icon, is living a comfortable existence lending his golden voice to advertisements and smoking weed. After receiving a lifetime achievement award and unexpected news, Lee reexamines his past, while a chance meeting with a ...
Style: psychological, touching, captivating, sincere, exciting ...
Plot: cancer, marijuana, actor, divorced man, audition, old man, father daughter relationship, dying, drug dealer, aging, doctor, friendship ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Ain't Them Bodies Saints (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The tale of an outlaw who escapes from prison and sets out across the Texas hills to reunite with his wife and the daughter he has never met.
Style: tense, melancholic, bleak, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: police officer, fugitives, prison, criminal, love triangle, chase, criminal heroes, escapades, on the road, relationships, love, bittersweet ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.1
 35K
99 Homes (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After his family is evicted from their home, proud and desperate construction worker Dennis Nash tries to win his home back by striking a deal with the devil and working for Rick Carver, the corrupt real estate broker who evicted him.
Style: thought provoking, emotional, sincere, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: real estate agent, single father, eviction, moral dilemma, dysfunctional family, motel, workplace, human nature, parent child relationship, family relations, life is a bitch, workplace situations ...
Time: year 2010, 21st century
Place: usa, boston, new orleans, california, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
Earthly Possessions (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A bored wife, who is planning to run away from her minister husband, is taken hostage in a bank robbery. However, she sees the thrill in being involved in the chase and becomes an accomplice to helping the younger robber escape his pursuers. As ...
Style: disturbing, sincere, captivating, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: older woman younger man relationship, hostage, escape, on the road, heist, pregnancy, love and romance, money, bank, suspense, kidnapping, kidnapped ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 26K
Frozen River (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ray Eddy, an upstate New York trailer mom, is lured into the world of illegal immigrant smuggling. Broke after her husband takes off with the down payment for their new doublewide, Ray reluctantly teams up with Lila, a smuggler, and the two begin ...
Style: melancholic, emotional, thought provoking, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: poverty, single parent, native american reservation, winter, snow, native americans, native american, working class, survival, christmas, courage, parenthood ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york, canada, california, new york state, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 14K
Certain Women (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The lives of four women intersect in small-town America, where each is imperfectly blazing a trail.
Style: thought provoking, disturbing, ironic, captivating, feminist film ...
Plot: ranch, lesbian interest, loneliness, lesbian, flirting, dysfunctional relationship, women, marriage, lgbt, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, teacher ...
Time: 2010s, year 1918, year 1959, year 1966, year 1975
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Pieces of a Woman (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, Hungary, USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A grieving woman embarks on an emotional journey after the Ioss of her baby.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: loss of child, birth, midwife, pregnancy, couples, grieving, marriage, mother in law son in law relationship, love, husband wife relationship, infidelity, death ...
Place: boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.1
 5K
Wanda (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Wanda, after a string of abusive relationships, abandons her family and seeks solace in the company of a petty criminal (Michael Higgins).
Style: depressing, road movie, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: women, loneliness, female protagonist, thief, woman, feminist, social outcast, isolation, drug addiction, girl, affair, addiction ...
Time: 60s
Place: pennsylvania, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 7.8
 23K
Hud (1963)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Hud Bannon is a ruthless young man who tarnishes everything and everyone he touches. Hud represents the perfect embodiment of alienated youth, out for kicks with no regard for the consequences. There is bitter conflict between the callous Hud and ...
Style: thought provoking, emotional, realistic, atmospheric, cynical ...
Audience: manly
Plot: dysfunctional family, small town, rancher, redemption, ranch, generation gap, americana, human nature, family life, parents and children, rodeo cowboy, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: texas, california, austin texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.4
 20K
Kajillionaire (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two con artists have spent 26 years training their only daughter to swindle, scam and steal at every turn. During a desperate and hastily conceived heist, they charm a stranger into joining them, only to have their entire world turned upside down.
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, serious, surreal ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: lesbian, dysfunctional family, father daughter relationship, heist, mother daughter relationship, con artists, absurdism, lgbtq, stranger, women, lgbt, pretty girl ...
Place: los angeles, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Redwood Highway (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Marie, a reluctant resident of a retirement community in Southern Oregon, decides to walk 80 miles down the Redwood Highway to see the ocean for the first time in 45 years.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental, feel good
Plot: family relations, on the road, obsessive quest, estrangement, escapades, introspection, haunted by the past, strong female presence, golden years, redemption, hopes, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, oregon, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Kid Like Jake (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the eve of the admissions cycle for New York City kindergartens, Alex and Greg Wheeler have high hopes for four-year-old Jake. The director of Jake’s preschool encourages them to accentuate Jake’s gender expansive behavior to help him stand ...
Style: captivating, fairy tale, queer cinema
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: gay, gender issues, desire for fame, family relations, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, lgbtq, gender, social issues, mother son relationship, lgbt, transsexual ...
Place: brooklyn new york city, montana, scotland, switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.7
 15K
Passing (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In 1920s New York City, a Black woman finds her world upended when her life becomes intertwined with a former childhood friend who's passing as white.
Style: anamorphic
Plot: racism, childhood, friend, african american, lesbian, women, black history, isolation, lgbtq, woman, interwar period, demonic possession ...
Time: 1920s, year 1929
Place: harlem, new york, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 15K
Zola (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A waitress agrees to accompany an exotic dancer, her put-upon boyfriend, and her mysterious and domineering roommate on a road trip to Florida to seek their fortune at a high-end strip club.
Style: feminist film, sexy, funny, road movie, queer cinema ...
Plot: stripper, male nudity, sex worker, city life, women, woman, gender, human trafficking, girl, travel, pole dancer, waitress ...
Time: year 2015, 2020s, 21st century
Place: florida, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 56
75 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A car crash victim, humiliated housewife and two repressed teens are connected by their relationships with hard-working therapist Viola, who helps them battle their addictions while two disillusioned detectives struggle with the mounting war against ...
Style: psychological, tense, ambiguous ending, depressing, sad ...
Audience: kids
Plot: strong female character, double life, organized crime, suspense, drug use, secret life, paranoia, secret, social realism, friendship between men, doctor patient relationship, social problems ...
Time: year 2016, 2010s, 21st century
Place: america, midwest, usa, cincinnati ohio, ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%