Murder of daughter movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant murder of daughter movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, psychological, realistic, tense and disturbing films and TV shows about / with murder of daughter, murder, death of daughter, husband wife relationship, violence, death, suspense, loss of daughter, father daughter relationship and revenge plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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murder of daughter movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as murder of daughter: Secret in Their Eyes (2015), In Her Name (2016), We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011), 7 Days (2010), The Postcard Killings (2020), Eye for an Eye (1996), Edge of Darkness (2010), Hostiles (2017), Appropriate Adult (2011), King Lear (1970).

List of murder of daughter movies

Secret in Their Eyes (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Spain, South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A tight-knit team of FBI investigators, along with their District Attorney supervisor, is suddenly torn apart when they discover that one of their own teenage daughters has been brutally murdered.
Style: suspenseful, clever, twist ending, surprise ending, tense ...
Plot: investigation, murder of daughter, vengeance, missing child, murder, twists and turns, kidnapping, revenge, fbi, obsession, justice, murder mystery ...
Time: year 2002, 21st century
Place: los angeles, argentina, usa
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In Her Name (2016)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1982, André Bamberski learns about the death of his 14 year-old daughter, Kalinka, while she was on vacation with her mother and stepfather in Germany. Convinced that Kalinka’s death was not an accident, Bamberski begins to investigate. A ...
Style: disturbing, enigmatic, rough, non-linear
Plot: rape of a girl, murder of daughter, investigation, loss of daughter, death of daughter, murder, flashback, tragedy, suspense, true crime, revenge, rape ...
Time: year 1974, 80s, 90s, year 2009
Place: germany, morocco
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We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After her son Kevin commits a horrific act, troubled mother Eva reflects on her complicated relationship with her disturbed son as he grew from a toddler into a teenager.
Style: psychological, disturbing, bleak, depressing, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: psychopath, evil child, depression, high school, guilt, mother son relationship, mental illness, prison visit, school shooting, family problems, childhood, parents and children ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: connecticut, usa, new york
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7 Days (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bruno Hamel is a thirty eight year old surgeon. He lives in Drummondville with his wife Sylvie, and their eight year-old daughter Jasmine. Like many happy people, he is leading an uneventful life until a beautiful fall afternoon, when his daughter ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: police, rape and revenge, revenge, vengeance, rape revenge, rape, torture, child killer, anger, kidnapping, suspense, rape and murder ...
Place: canada, quebec
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The Postcard Killings (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A New York detective teams investigates the death of his daughter who was murdered while on her honeymoon in London, and recruits the help of Scandinavian journalist when other couples throughout Europe suffer a similar fate.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, tense, bleak, emotional ...
Plot: serial killer, psycho killer, murder investigation, suspense, police investigation, homicide detective, murder, ex husband ex wife relationship, investigation, incest, honeymoon, homicidal maniac ...
Place: stockholm sweden, munich germany, brussels, london, madrid ...
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Eye for an Eye (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: It's fire and brimstone time as grieving mother Karen McCann takes justice into her own hands when a kangaroo court in Los Angeles fails to convict Robert Doob, the monster who raped and murdered her 17-year-old daughter.
Style: psychological, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: rape, obsession, revenge, murder, psychopath, vigilante, vigilantism, rape and murder, vengeance, women, haunted by the past, loss of daughter ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california
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Edge of Darkness (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: As a seasoned homicide detective, Thomas Craven has seen the bleakest side of humanity. But nothing prepares him for the toughest investigation of his life: the search for his only daughter Emma's killer. Now, he is on a personal mission to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, brutal, exciting, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vengeance, father daughter relationship, murder, investigation, corruption, fighting the system, uncover truth, suspense, riddles and clues, conspiracy, political corruption, violence ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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National Theatre Live: King Lear (2011)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 156 min.
Story: An ageing monarch. A kingdom divided. A child’s love rejected. As Lear’s world descends into chaos, all that he once believed is brought into question. One of the greatest works in Western literature, King Lear explores the very nature of human ...
Plot: illegitimate child, father son relationship, insanity, illegitimate son, friendship, grief, death, father daughter reunion, sister sister relationship, sibling rivalry, death of daughter, betrayal ...
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Hostiles (2017)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A legendary Native American-hating Army captain nearing retirement in 1892 is given one last assignment: to escort a Cheyenne chief and his family through dangerous territory back to his Montana reservation.
Style: rough, tense, captivating, psychological, serious ...
Audience: date night
Plot: native american, native american reservation, reconciliation, widow, murder, american indian, bigotry, indian chief, military, gunfight, death, forgiveness ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s
Place: new mexico, montana, colorado, usa
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Appropriate Adult (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 69 min.
TV show
Story: Dramatisation of the case of serial killers Fred and Rose West, focusing on the way in which they were brought to justice.
Style: serious, disturbing, thought provoking, realistic, controversial
Plot: serial killer, confession, police interrogation, crime scene, prostitute, killer, police investigation, psychopath, law enforcement, bodies, murder, crime investigation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994
Place: europe, england
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King Lear (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Denmark
Duration: 137 min.
Story: King Lear, old and tired, divides his kingdom among his daughters, giving great importance to their protestations of love for him. When Cordelia, youngest and most honest, refuses to idly flatter the old man in return for favor, he banishes her and ...
Style: sad, talky, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: shakespeare, curse, betrayal, mental disorder, antiquity, dancing, bad father, sibling rivalry, knight, reputation, illegitimacy, ruler ...
Time: 70s
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The Shack (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada, Hong Kong
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After suffering a family tragedy, Mack Phillips spirals into a deep depression causing him to question his innermost beliefs. Facing a crisis of faith, he receives a mysterious letter urging him to an abandoned shack deep in the Oregon wilderness. ...
Style: christian film, philosophical, spiritual, psychedelic, inspirational ...
Plot: christian, forgiveness, god, guilt, death of daughter, depression, a vision, hate, missing child, jesus, death of child, faith ...
Place: oregon
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Sister My Sister (1994)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The film is based on a true incident in Le Mans, France in 1933 called the Papin murder case, where two sisters brutally murdered their employer and her daughter. The murder shocked the country, and there was much speculation about the sisters, ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, erotic, controversial ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: incest, lesbian incest, lesbian, maid, lesbianism, class differences, murder, isolation, widow, obsession, lgbt, mansion ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: france, europe
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Exotica (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the upscale Toronto strip club Exotica, dancer Christina is visited nightly by the obsessive Francis, a depressed tax auditor. Her ex-boyfriend, the club's MC, Eric, still jealously pines for her even as he introduces her onstage, but Eric ...
Style: erotic, sexual, cerebral, psychological, non-linear ...
Audience: adult
Plot: stripper, voyeurism, haunted by the past, unhappiness, accountant, grief, protective male, death of daughter, illegitimate daughter, sexual content, erotica, obsession ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, san francisco, toronto ontario canada
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Wind River (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An FBI agent teams with the town's veteran game tracker to investigate a murder that occurred on a Native American reservation.
Style: suspenseful, surprise ending, neo noir, bleak, sentimental ...
Plot: investigation, murder, suspense, fbi, rape, murder investigation, native american reservation, winter, violence, snow, fbi agent, hunter ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: wyoming, usa
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Lantana (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Australia, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Plagued with grief over the murder of her daughter, Valerie Somers suspects that her husband John is cheating on her. When Valerie disappears, Detective Leon Zat attempts to solve the mystery of her absence. A complex web of love, sex and deceit ...
Style: emotional, psychological, sexy, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: infidelity, therapist, adultery, police investigation, divorce, lust, sexuality, betrayal, cheating, jealousy, psychiatrist, character study ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: australia, sydney australia
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The King (2005)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A motiveless malignancy? Elvis leaves the Navy and heads for Texas where he contacts his father, whom he's never met, the pastor at a Christian community church. Pastor Dave tells Elvis to stay away and, without telling his family that Elvis is ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful, erotic ...
Plot: incest, brother sister incest, incestuous sex, redemption, illegitimate son, hypocrisy, confession, murder, haunted by the past, family problems, vengeance, society ...
Place: austin texas, usa, texas
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Peppermint (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.
Style: exciting, brutal, emotional, feel good, psychological ...
Plot: vigilante, revenge, female protagonist, murder, corruption, justice, strong female lead, female warrior, revenge killing, one woman army, loss of child, female assassin ...
Time: year 2012, 2010s, year 2017
Place: usa, los angeles
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American Woman (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Canada
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A young grandmother in a small Pennsylvania town raises her daughter's child after the girl disappears. All the while, a desperate search for her continues.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, disturbing, feminist film
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: single mother, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, police investigation, serial killer, parents and children, life is a bitch, hopes, disorder, love, gladiator, judiciary ...
Time: year 2012
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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The Terror of the Tongs (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: When the Red Dragon Tong murders his daughter, Geoffrey Jackson is determined to crush this underground organisation. The Tong, a ruthless clan whose profits from protection rackets, white slave traffic, smuggling and drug-running amount to millions ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: torture, murder, secret society, espionage, suspense, organized crime, drug abuse, extortion, assassination, slavery, secret identity, casino ...
Time: 1910s, turn of the century
Place: hong kong
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The Abortion (2006)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 97 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: rough, scary, atmospheric, serious
Plot: mental institution, supernatural, family relations, mentally unstable, ghost, confined, haunted by the past, mother daughter reunion, mother daughter relationship, abortion, illegal abortion, babies and infants ...
Place: turkey
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Kona Coast (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sam Moran (Richard Boone) is a Honolulu charter-boat captain who leads fishing expeditions in the tropical paradise. When his daughter is found murdered at the party of a wealthy young playboy, he seeks the truth about the murder. Convinced the ...
Plot: blonde, recovering alcoholic, henchman, police, beach, death, party, murder, bullying, teeth, alcohol abuse, police officer ...
Place: hawaii, honolulu hawaii
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King Lear (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: When England's aging King Lear renounces his throne to divide his kingdom among his three daughters, treachery, madness and murder soon follow. After banishing Cordelia, his most loyal daughter, Lear is betrayed and cast out by her elder ...
Plot: dancing, shakespeare, betrayal, father son relationship, deception, father daughter relationship, illegitimate son, court jester, old age, sibling rivalry, duel, romantic triangle ...
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Solace (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A psychic doctor, John Clancy, works with an FBI special agent in search of a serial killer.
Style: twist ending, surprise ending, psychological, intense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: serial killer, suspense, psychic, investigation, twists and turns, police investigation, psychology, supernatural, plot twist, euthanasia, seeing the future, brutality ...
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The Mephisto Waltz (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A frustrated pianist himself, music journalist Myles Clarkson is thrilled to interview virtuoso Duncan Ely. Duncan, however, is terminally ill and not much interested in Myles until noticing that Myles' hands are ideally suited for piano. ...
Style: atmospheric, slasher, satanic, serious, scary ...
Plot: witchcraft, occult, incestuous sex, devil, deal with the devil, satanist, supernatural, cult, black magic, suspense, sex crime, switching bodies ...
Time: 70s
Place: los angeles, mexico
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The Mangler Reborn (2005)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A decade after the original massacre, another man obsessed over his machine ends with several murders and possession.
Style: slasher
Plot: nightmare, possession, abduction, supernatural power, psychopath, breaking and entering, captive woman, captive, maniac, house, stupidity, violence ...
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The Rapture (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A lonely telephone operator leading an empty, amoral life finds God — only to have her faith continually tested in ways beyond what she could have imagined.
Style: disturbing, surreal, thought provoking, psychological, stylized ...
Plot: end of the world, religion, mother daughter relationship, group sex, religious conversion, murder, faith, christian, apocalypse, religion and supernatural, religions or cults, family problems ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles
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Once Upon a Time in Mexico (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Hitman "El Mariachi" becomes involved in international espionage involving a psychotic CIA agent and a corrupt Mexican general.
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, violent, revenge, assassination attempt, drug lord, hitman, dark hero, vengeance, murder, spy, brutality, fight ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico, canada, latin america
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Moment of Truth: Why My Daughter? (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a young prostitute is murdered and left in a rubbish heap, her mother does everything to track down the killer.
Style: sad
Plot: prostitute, prostitution, murder, troubled teen, loss of daughter, abusive boyfriend, pimp, emotional abuse, psychotic, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mother daughter relationship, physical abuse ...
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Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: This classic western masterpiece is an epic film about a widow whose land and life are in danger as the railroad is getting closer and closer to taking them over. A mysterious harmonica player joins forces with a desperado to protect the woman and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, visually appealing, surprise ending, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: old west, vengeance, mysterious character, villain, cowboy, revenge, gunfight, gang, death, small town, desert, farm ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona
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