Movies like The Lost Daughter

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The Lost Daughter (2021)
 6.7
 65K
The Lost Daughter (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK, Israel, Greece
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A woman's seaside vacation takes a dark turn when her obsession with a young mother forces her to confront secrets from her past.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, feminist film, art house, weird
Plot: motherhood, mother daughter relationship, beach, vacation, female masturbation, female protagonist, depressed woman, female nudity, husband wife relationship, flashback, worried mother, doll, feminism, loneliness, memories, family problems, confronting the past, troubled past, girl, adultery, women, family, summer, feminist, woman ...
Place: greece

Most similar movies to The Lost Daughter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychological, captivating, disturbing and suspense films with plots about female nudity, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, family relations, husband wife relationship, woman and sex scene mostly in Drama genres. Some movies like The Lost Daughter: Pieces of a Woman (2020), The Florida Project (2017), Sibyl (2019), Parallel Mothers (2021), Just Like Our Parents (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, tense, rough ...
Plot: loss of child, midwife, pregnancy, birth, grieving, love, husband wife relationship, family relations, woman in labor, woman, extramarital affair, adultery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: boston, massachusetts
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100%
The Florida Project (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The story of a precocious six year-old and her ragtag group of friends whose summer break is filled with childhood wonder, possibility and a sense of adventure while the adults around them struggle with hard times.
Style: touching, sincere, captivating, inspirational, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: children, mother daughter relationship, friendship, poverty, eviction, motel, social services, little girl, summer, female friendship, childhood, female nudity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, orlando florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 3K
Sibyl (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sibyl, a jaded psychotherapist, returns to her first passion: writing. But her newest patient Margot, a troubled up-and-coming actress, proves to be a source of inspiration that is far too tempting. Fascinated almost to the point of obsession, Sibyl ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, surprise ending, enigmatic
Plot: adultery, sex scene, psychotherapist, movie actress, writers, aspiring writer, psychoanalysis, psychoanalyst, drunkenness, inspiration, female protagonist, seduction ...
Time: 2010s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Parallel Mothers (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Two unmarried women who have become pregnant by accident and are about to give birth meet in a hospital room: Janis, middle-aged, unrepentant and happy; Ana, a teenager, remorseful and frightened.
Style: sincere, dramatic, suspenseful, tear jerker, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: motherhood, spanish civil war, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, pregnancy, single mother, lgbt, child, lesbian, friendship, lovers apart, justice, breaking up with girlfriend ...
Time: year 2016
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Just Like Our Parents (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Rosa is in her late 30s, a child of the 1970s with divorced parents. She lives with her own family in São Paulo. Overwhelmed by an eruption of individual passions, lies and the expectations of three generations, she tries to discover who she really ...
Style: touching, psychological, suspense, tense, disturbing
Plot: adultery, lgbt, family relations, loss of mother, death of mother, infidelity, cancer, mother daughter relationship, terminal illness, lgbtq, teenager, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Mouthful of Air (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Julie is a new mom and children's book author, who escapes into the bright Crayola-colored world of her creation in order to leave behind the darkness caused by her post-partum depression.
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: postpartum depression, tragic past, confronting the past, writer's life, family problems, mystery, husband wife relationship, parents and children, family relations, female writer, family, female protagonist ...
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37%
 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, ironic, disturbing, captivating, feminist film ...
Plot: ranch, lesbian interest, loneliness, lesbian, flirting, dysfunctional relationship, marriage, lgbt, women, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, old man ...
Time: 2010s, year 1918, year 1959, year 1975, year 1966
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 5K
I Smile Back (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Laney is an attractive, intelligent suburban wife and devoted mother of two adorable children. She has the perfect husband who plays basketball with the kids in the driveway, a pristine house, and a shiny SUV for carting the children to their next ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, erotic ...
Plot: cheating wife, horny woman, addiction, extramarital affair, slut, anorexia, female nudity, slutty attitude, slutty wife, mental illness, suburbs, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 7.4
 7K
Happening (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An adaptation of Annie Ernaux's eponymous novel, looking back on her experience with abortion when it was still illegal in France in the 1960s.
Style: cult film
Plot: abortion, pregnancy, feminism, sexuality, woman, summer, post war, illegal abortion, female protagonist, female nudity, mother daughter relationship, sea ...
Time: 60s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.1
 151K
Locke (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Ivan Locke has worked hard to craft a good life for himself. Tonight, that life will collapse around him. On the eve of the biggest challenge of his career, Ivan receives a phone call that sets in motion a series of events that will unravel his ...
Style: talky, suspenseful, stylized, neo noir, depressing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the road, driving, adultery, infidelity, dead father, unfaithful husband, destiny, character study, human nature, family problems, life turned upside down, pregnancy ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
 221
Elisa K (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Eleven-year-old Elisa (Claudia Pons) lives with her father (Hans Richter) in Spain following the breakup of her parents. Elisa goes to a fair with her father, and meets one of his friends (Jordi Gracia), a successful jeweler. Days later, a change ...
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, disturbing
Plot: mother daughter relationship, tragic past, troubled past, confronting the past, female protagonist, family relations, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex crime, restaurant, school, amusement park, child rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Invisible Life (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Brazil, Germany
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Rio de Janeiro in the 1950s. The life of Guida and Euridice Gusmão, raised to be invisible in the eyes of the Brazilian society of that time, like all the other women of that generation.
Style: sincere, captivating, psychological, disturbing, erotic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: erection, family relations, family, sister sister relationship, female nudity, erotica, masturbation, escapades, life is a bitch, adaptation, destiny, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 50s
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 7K
The Truth (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Japan, Switzerland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Fabienne is a star; a star of French cinema. She reigns amongst men who love and admire her. When she publishes her memoirs, her daughter Lumir returns from New York to Paris with her husband and young child. The reunion between mother and daughter ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, sincere, captivating
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: family relations, mother daughter relationship, mother, family, redemption, couples, adaptation, family problems, love, youth, teenage girl, autobiography ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
For Colored Girls (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: About existence from the perspective of 20 nameless black females. Each of the women portray one of the characters represented in the collection of twenty poems, revealing different issues that impact women in general and women of color in ...
Style: thought provoking, sincere, serious, emotional, disturbing ...
Plot: feminism, society, family problems, life is a bitch, crumbling marriage, hopes, woman, female protagonist, women, domestic violence, rape, poem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 2K
Dirty God (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Netherlands, UK, Belgium, Ireland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jade is a young mother in the prime of her life when an acid attack leaves her severely burned. While her face has been reconstructed, her beauty is lost beneath the scars. Descending a self-destructive path with relationships crumbling, Jade must ...
Style: touching, captivating, sentimental, disturbing, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: court, plastic surgery, domestic violence, female masturbation, women, single mother, friendship, baby, infidelity, mother daughter relationship, adaptation, catastrophe ...
Time: contemporary
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
My Happy Family (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Georgia, Germany, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Tbilisi, Georgia, 2016: In a patriarchal society, an ordinary Georgian family lives with three generations under one roof. All are shocked when 52-year-old Manana decides to move out from her parents’ home and live alone. Without her family and ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspense, captivating, art house
Plot: family relations, family, husband wife relationship, relationship problems, lifestyle, family problems, lifestyle change, patriarchy, parents and children, changing lives, family life, women ...
Place: tbilisi
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.1
 218
Ama (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A portrait of the myth of maternity around the story of Pepa and her daughter, who are evicted from their home and forced to wander for a place to live with no support network.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, homeless woman, money problems, homelessness, motherhood, mother child relationship, parenthood, social problems, slice of life, life is a bitch, homeless ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.5
 5K
Parched (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: India, USA, UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In a rural Indian village, four ordinary women begin to throw off the traditions that hold them in servitude in this inspirational drama.
Style: sincere, disturbing, psychological, captivating, erotic
Plot: tradition, female protagonist, countryside, women, feminist, culture clash, life philosophy, coping, cultural difference, lifestyle, villager, marital problem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 5.9
 436
Souvenir (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The enigmatic Isabel decides to rent her belly to give birth to the baby of Sara and Joaquin, a possessive couple obsessed with the idea of starting a family.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: motherhood, family, parenthood, surrogate mother, single parent, pregnant woman, wanting a baby, pregnancy, family problems, family relations, surrogate family, pregnancy and birth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Sexual Awakenings (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman wishes to model nude for a men's magazine. The only problem is, her husband (a retired photographer) is against the whole idea.
Style: erotic, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: nude model, female nudity, erotica, sex scene, nudity (full frontal - brief), seduction, husband wife relationship, relationship problems, marital problem, seductive woman, photographer, erotic massage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Daughter of Mine (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Germany, Switzerland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A daughter torn between two mothers, one who raised her with love and her biological mother, who instinctively claims her back.
Style: psychological, touching, sincere, sentimental, captivating
Plot: mother daughter relationship, female objectification, mother daughter conflict, child, conflict, husband wife relationship, church, money problems, family relations, secret, friendship, stepmother ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.8
 4K
Sand Storm (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, Germany, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A Bedouin village in Northern Israel. When Jalila's husband marries a second woman, Jalila and her daughter's world is shattered, and the women are torn between their commitment to the patriarchal rules and being true to themselves.
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspense, captivating
Plot: second wife, mother daughter conflict, women in society, second marriage, mother daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, marriage, bedouin, dysfunctional family, family problems, female protagonist, relationship problems ...
Time: 2010s
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Russell Girl (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Sarah Russell, a 23-year-old aspiring medical school student, visits her loving family to share some important news, but instead finds herself attempting to finally confront a difficult period from her past.
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: female protagonist, ex boyfriend, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, getting home, family problems, relationships, family relations, family, relationship problems, confronting the past, christmas ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sexually repressed woman's husband is having an affair with her sister. The arrival of a visitor with a rather unusual fetish changes everything.
Style: sexy, erotic, sexual, talky, psychological ...
Plot: sex, voyeurism, infidelity, adultery, therapist, husband wife relationship, sexuality, sister sister relationship, brother in law sister in law relationship, affair, yuppie, dysfunctional marriage ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Joy Luck Club (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Through a series of flashbacks, four young chinese women born in America and their respective mothers born in feudal China, explore their past. This search will help them understand their difficult mother/daughter relationship.
Style: sentimental, touching, captivating, sincere, thought provoking ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: women, immigrants, friendship, self discovery, chinese, haunted by the past, golden years, hopes, parents and children, human nature, love, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, china, asia, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.4
 4K
Sunset Song (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The daughter of a Scottish farmer comes of age in the early 1900s.
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, realistic
Plot: world war one, farmer, father daughter relationship, love, shepherd, female protagonist, marriage proposal, father son relationship, sex scene, village, execution, death of father ...
Time: 1910s
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.2
 11K
Una (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a young woman unexpectedly arrives at an older man's workplace, looking for answers, the secrets of the past threaten to unravel his new life.
Style: psychological, cynical, thought provoking, sad, disturbing ...
Plot: pedophilia, teenager, female nudity, sex scene, confrontation, child sexual abuse, pedophile, child abuse, forbidden love, teenage girl, love, sex ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Animales Heridos (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Silvio is a well-to-do business executive who is seemingly happily married to Marcia. However, Silvio is convinced Marcia is cheating on him, and frequently spies on her -- ironically enough, he usually does so during assignations with his mistress, ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: unfaithful husband, love triangle, marital infidelity, adultery, love affair, lovers, jealous spouse, marital problem, infidelity, adulterer, relationship problems, seductress ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Graveyard Keeper's Daughter (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Estonia, Finland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A snapshot of one segment of Estonian present-day life, shown through the eyes of a child: 8 years old Lucia is leading a jolly and naughty Pippi-Longstocking-style life in a small town in Estonia. Her father Kaido, a graveyard keeper, can hardly ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: father daughter relationship, daughter, family problems, children, social problems, life is a bitch, family, dysfunctional family, teenage life, changing lives, teenager, kids and family ...
Place: estonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Madeline's Madeline (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Madeline has become an integral part of a prestigious physical theater troupe. When the workshop's ambitious director pushes the teenager to weave her rich interior world and troubled history with her mother into their collective art, the lines ...
Style: psychological, suspense, captivating, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: mental illness, coming of age, mother daughter relationship, theatre group, depression, husband wife relationship, theatre director, underage drinking, brother sister relationship, african american, public speaking, job ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%