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After Love (2020)
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After Love (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in the port town of Dover in the South-East of England, Mary Hussain suddenly finds herself a widow following the unexpected death of her husband. A day after the burial, she discovers he has a secret just twenty-one miles across the English Channel in Calais.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, feminist film
Plot: widow, double life, secret, family, mystery, family relations, family life, family secret, family problems, learning the truth, unfaithful husband, husband wife relationship, death of husband, teenager, women, existentialism, family drama

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out disturbing, captivating, psychological and suspense films with plots about family problems, family relations, family, family life, husband wife relationship, life is a bitch and relationship problems mostly in Drama, Thriller and Horror genres. Some movies like After Love: Two for Joy (2018), Four Windows (2006), A Mouthful of Air (2021), Hanging Garden (2005), My Happy Family (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Two for Joy (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Coming of age drama following a daughter, her mother and her wayward younger brother as their relationship reaches critical mass.
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: depression, rebel, family, family life, family relations, relationships, male female relationship, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, family problems, relationship problems, eccentric family ...
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95%
 4.6
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Four Windows (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: They want to get away from each other, but they clasp each other even more firmly. They seek to save appearances at all force. The more they laugh, the quieter it gets around them. The cracks in the family picture widen until an inescapable secret ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological
Plot: dysfunctional family, gay son, family, unfaithful husband, family relations, family problems, mother son relationship, adultery, father daughter relationship, secret, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship ...
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78%
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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77%
 7.1
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Hanging Garden (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: On the surface, the Kyobashis appear to be a happy family. Despite a family agreement that they are all open with each other, the entire household knows the opposite is true.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, sincere
Plot: family relations, family conflict, parents and children, marital argument, dysfunctional family, family problems, brawl, marital problem, family, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family life, husband wife conflict ...
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73%
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Flowers in the Attic: The Origin (2022)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: After a whirlwind romance, Olivia finds herself as the mistress of the imposing Foxworth Hall, where she soon discovers that the fairy tale life she expected has quickly become a nightmare.
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: secret, family secret, family relations, family problems, society, family, eccentric family, life is a bitch, mystery, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional family, gay ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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
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68%
 7.0
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The Falls (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: After having to quarantine together during COVID-19, a mother and daughter are forced to confront their personal obstacles and relationship tensions.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: isolation, family, family relations, living together, relationships, family conflict, family problems, social isolation, mother and daughter, quarantine, mother daughter relationship, family life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
I'm Mita, Your Housekeeper (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Kaseifu no Mita is a 2011 Japanese television drama series. The story revolves around a family who is grieving over their mother's recent suicide. They hired Mita as a housekeeper to upkeep the house, which has been thrown into disarray. Mita, ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, captivating
Plot: family problems, dysfunctional family, murder mystery, changing lives, marital problem, dark past, troubled past, mystery, family secret, family, relationship problems, housewife ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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 ⇓
60%
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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 ⇓
60%
We Only Know So Much (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A married woman has an affair with a suicidal lover while caring for her husband's sick relatives.
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: marital problem, family life, family problems, family relations, parents and children, middle aged woman, marriage crisis, dysfunctional family, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, kids and family, relationship problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Paper Angels (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An abused wife leaves her alcoholic husband and moves with her children to another town. There their lives become entwined with another family in trouble.
Style: disturbing, psychological, sincere, captivating
Audience: girls' night
Plot: christmas, single mother, family problems, parents and children, social problems, family life, bullying, relationship problems, mother son relationship, family relations, family, christian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.1
 179
Changeover (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A girl grieving the horrific loss of her parents moves in with relatives, who try their best to welcome her into the family.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, suspense
Plot: mental health, post traumatic stress disorder, loss of father, family life, family problems, loss of mother, uncle niece relationship, post traumatic stress, life is a bitch, relationship problems, loss of family, family ...
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.2
 17
Interlude (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Sofia, recently separated, takes her daughters to a small coastal town. Each one in their own universe, live the interlude as a challenge to free themselves and face their fears.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: mother daughter relationship, separation, family relations, family problems, dysfunctional family, relationships, breakup, social problems, family life, relationship problems, mother and daughter, life is a bitch ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.5
 200
Adi: Zehra (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Zehra comes to the world as the daughter of a conservative Turkish family in Frankfurt. The incredible story of Zehra, starting at the home of the poor and enthusiastic family in Germany, and continuing with a rich family of Istanbul with secrets ...
Style: captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: female protagonist, secret, troubled past, relationship problems, organized crime, family secret, mystery, family relations, family problems, family, crimes, life is a bitch
Place: germany
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57%
 5.3
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Blast Beat (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After their family emigrates from Colombia during the summer of ‘99, a metalhead science prodigy and his deviant younger brother do their best to adapt to new lives in America.
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing
Plot: immigrants, social problems, family relations, brothers, husband wife relationship, mother son relationship, family problems, new life, family, brother brother relationship, life is a bitch, father son relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
La casa delle donne (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It all begins in 1919 in the countryside surrounding Bari, Apulia. From a rich farmer and his three concubines(two of them the sisters of his handyman and the third his maid) a complicated family is formed, in which paternity and maternity is ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: large family, family, family problems, family life, male female relationship, family relations, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, relationship problems, relationships, older woman younger man sex, coitus ...
Time: 1940s, 1920s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Death Saved My Life (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On the surface it seems Jade has it all, including a successful marketing career, a husband admired and respected in the community, and a young daughter they both dote on. However, behind closed doors, her life is far from perfect.
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, disturbing, emotional
Plot: lifetime, husband wife relationship, family problems, relationship vs career, marital problem, troubled marriage, relationship problems, secret, unhappy marriage, society, mystery, family life ...
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56%
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Our Story (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A son tries to restore the honour of his father, who was imprisoned during the 1980 military coup.
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspense, tense
Plot: coup d'etat, lifestyle change, family relations, family problems, life is a bitch, family, changing lives, husband wife relationship, family life, social problems, dysfunctional family, social relations ...
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.5
 52
Midnight Bus (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Middle-aged Riichi Takamiya drives the midnight bus between Tokyo and snow-swept Niigata, where he lives. Just as the relationship with his younger girlfriend is about to bloom, his emotionally desperate ex-wife suddenly reappears.
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, manga
Plot: father son relationship, bus driver, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, divorced man, father daughter relationship, relationship problems, family relations, family life, male female relationship, kids and family, family, family problems ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.0
 2K
Listen (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal, UK
Duration: 73 min.
Story: In the outskirts of London, Portuguese couple and parents of three, Bela and Jota, struggle to make ends meet. When a misunderstanding arises at school with their deaf daughter, the British social services grow concerned for the safety of their ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: money problems, social problems, society, life is a bitch, father daughter relationship, parents and children, family relations, kids and family, family problems, family, social issues, teenager ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Our Kind of People (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A strong-willed single mom sets out to reclaim her family's name and make an impact with her revolutionary haircare line but discovers a dark secret about her own mother's past that will turn her world upside-down.
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: single parent, mystery, mother daughter relationship, single mother, ambitious woman, secret, family relations, changing lives, businesswoman, female protagonist, family secret, family problems ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Dark Was the Night (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In the aftermath of tragedy, a woman and her teenage son must forge into uncharted territory in order to move on with their lives.
Style: captivating, psychological, suspense, disturbing
Plot: teenager, loss of father, loss of husband, life is a bitch, mother son relationship, family problems, single mother, mother and son, family life, family tragedy, teenage life, dysfunctional family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Songs of Love and Hate (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In an idyllic wine region at the foot of the Swiss Alps lives Rico with his two daughters and his wife Anna. The charming daughter, Lili, brings turbulence into the so far harmonious family life because of the awakening of her sexuality. Her father ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, coming of age, sexuality, family problems, family relations, relationship problems, sexual tension, sexual relations, family life, parents and children, relationships, family ...
Place: swiss alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.5
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Smother (2021)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
TV show
Story: On the rugged coast of County Clare, Val Ahern's husband is found dead at the foot of a cliff the morning after a family party. The matriarch starts to dig into the family's secrets to find out who might be responsible.
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, captivating
Plot: mystery, murder mystery, family secret, family problems, family relations, family, murder investigation, murder, secret, murderer, female protagonist, family drama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Camila Comes Out Tonight (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When her grandmother becomes seriously ill, Camila is forced to move to Buenos Aires, leaving behind a liberal public high school for a scholastic, traditional private institution. Suddenly a senior without any friends, and with her single mother ...
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: mother daughter relationship, dysfunctional family, female protagonist, family problems, life is a bitch, changing lives, lifestyle change, relationships, family relations, family, grownups
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 586
Der Turm (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Adapted from an award-winning best-selling book by Uwe Tellkamp, 'The Tower' depicts a higher class family’s struggles during crumbling communist rule in 1980’s East Germany. It illustrates the weaknesses and pending downfall of the ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, captivating
Plot: family, communism, social problems, double life, family problems, political unrest, mystery, german history, cold war, attempted rape, countryside, female nudity
Place: east germany, german democratic republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
All the Good Ones Are Married (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ben Gold gets the break of his life as aspiring author, but must stay home with his kids, Luke and Madison, to make his 5 months deadline. His feminist wife, workaholic fashion executive Alex, selfishly decides to take in promising rebel designer ...
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, disturbing
Plot: adultery, husband wife relationship, kids and family, family, love interest, writers, infidelity, relationships, love triangle, unfaithful husband, family problems, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.1
 950
The Patriarch (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: It is the 1960s. Two Maori families, the Mahanas and the Poatas, make a living shearing sheep on the east coast of New Zealand. The two clans, who are bitter enemies, face each other as rivals at the annual sheep shearing competitions. Simeon is a ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, sincere, psychological
Plot: countryside, farm, husband wife relationship, family life, reconciliation, marital reconciliation, family relations, lifestyle, relationships, village life, wilderness, family ...
Time: 60s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Fisherman's Diary (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: Cameroon
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A 12-year old girl - Ekah (Faith Fidel) is inspired by the story of the youngest Noble Peace Prize Winner - Malala Yousafzai's. She is determined to go to school in a village of fisherman where the education of a girl child is considered to be ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: social problems, father daughter relationship, society, father daughter conflict, social issues, women's rights, family problems, ambition, fishing village, teenager, direction and purpose, village ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%