Domestic disturbance movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant domestic disturbance movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, scary, psychological and disturbing films and TV shows about / with domestic disturbance, danger, family problems, family relations, deadly, murder, parents and children, blood, supernatural and nudity (full frontal - brief) plots mostly in Thriller, Horror and Drama genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
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domestic disturbance movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as domestic disturbance: Sleep Tight (2011), The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992), Orphan (2009), A Haunted House (2013), The Amityville Horror (2005), Flowers in the Attic (2014), The Haunting (1999), Aurore (2005), The Uninvited Guest (2004), The Collector (2009).

List of domestic disturbance movies

 7.2
 40K
Sleep Tight (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Apartment concierge Cesar is a miserable person who believes he was born without the ability to be happy. As a result, he decides his mission is to make life hell for everyone around him. A majority of the tenants are easy to agitate, but Clara ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: stalking, domestic disturbance, home invasion, obsession, apartment building, blackmail, concierge, caretaker, downfall, danger, unlikely criminals, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: barcelona, spain, europe, barcelona spain
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The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A suburban family chooses seemingly sweet Peyton Flanders as their newborn's nanny. Only much later does the infant's mother, Claire Bartel, realize Peyton's true intentions -- to destroy Claire and replace her in the family. The ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: nanny, obsession, asthma, vengeance, family in danger, danger, domestic disturbance, haunted by the past, psychopath, family, loss of child, manipulations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, new york, san francisco
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 7.0
 195K
Orphan (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany, France
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A married couple with a rocky past adopt 9-year old, Esther to fill the void created by a recently-stillborn baby. However, Esther is not quite who she seems.
Style: scary, twist ending, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: orphan, adoption, mysterious character, female psychopath, family in danger, parents and children, deadly, family problems, murderer, killer child, insanity, fear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut, estonia
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A Haunted House (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A spoof of all the "found-footage/documentary style" films released in recent years.
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, danger, domestic disturbance, supernatural, disorder, nothing goes right, couple relations, imaginary, stupidity, farce, surveillance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, year 1988
Place: usa, los angeles
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The Amityville Horror (2005)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A family is terrorized by demonic forces after moving into a home that was the site of a grisly mass-murder.
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, rough, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, ghost, murder, danger, family in danger, supernatural, domestic disturbance, family relations, parents and children, family problems, gory, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, 70s
Place: usa, new york, long island
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Flowers in the Attic (2014)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the sudden death of their father, four children face cruel treatment from their ruthless grandmother.
Style: sadistic, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: brother sister incest, locked in a room, abusive mother, attic, incest, domestic disturbance, captive, family relations, parents and children, mansion, life is a bitch, incestuous sex ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: virginia
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 5.0
 72K
The Haunting (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Dr. David Marrow invites Nell Vance, and Theo and Luke Sanderson to the eerie and isolated Hill House to be subjects for a sleep disorder study. The unfortunate guests discover that Marrow is far more interested in the sinister mansion itself – ...
Style: gothic, scary, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: haunted house, evil, psychology, ghost, insomnia, delusion, danger, domestic disturbance, supernatural, estate, research, mystery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
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 7.4
 2K
Aurore (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After the sudden death of her mother, Aurore Gagnon is abused by her disturbed step-mother as her town remains in the silence followed by her death. Based on a true story.
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: stepmother, domestic disturbance, life is a bitch, remarry, society, parents and children, buried truth, family relations, child abuse, kids in trouble, trial, physical abuse ...
Time: 1900s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: canada, quebec
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The Uninvited Guest (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: What if ... you let a stranger into your house to use your phone, but while you've been patiently waiting in the kitchen, he just disappears ... or does he? Félix, an architect who has just split up with his girl-friend and inhabits a huge ...
Style: scary, realistic, suspenseful, tense, surreal ...
Plot: crimes, domestic disturbance, architect, paranoia, intruder, missing person, mystery, danger, deadly, family problems, telephone call, voyeurism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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 6.4
 60K
The Collector (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Desperate to repay his debt to his ex-wife, an ex-con plots a heist at his new employer's country home, unaware that a second criminal has also targeted the property, and rigged it with a series of deadly traps.
Style: slasher, scary, brutal, macabre, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, trap, home invasion, torture, gory, deathtrap, violence, homicidal maniac, hostage, held captive, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, detroit
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The Silent House (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Uruguay
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Laura (Florencia Colucci) and her father Wilson (Gustavo Alonso) arrive at a cottage off the beaten path in order to repair it since its owner (Abel Tripaldi) will soon put the house on sale. They will spend the night there in order to start the ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: domestic disturbance, family in danger, survival, family problems, danger, escapades, village, father daughter relationship, haunted house, plot twist, painting, deadly ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: uruguay, latin america
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The Afflicted (2011)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A story of incomprehensible abuse delivered by an explosively violent mother of four. Journey through the mind of a child that experiences a living hell, defined and defended by the twisted religious beliefs of her mother (imdb.com)
Style: rough, disturbing, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: alcohol abuse, child abuse, parents and children, life is a bitch, mentally unstable, domestic disturbance, deadly, danger, family problems, crimes, siblings relations, beating with a belt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Are We Done Yet? (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Newlyweds Nick and Suzanne decide to move to the suburbs to provide a better life for their two kids. But their idea of a dream home is disturbed by a contractor with a bizarre approach to business.
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, light, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: family, renovation, family life, domestic disturbance, nothing goes right, family problems, parents and children, house, interracial friendship, african american, family relations, pregnancy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 6.3
 72K
Dark Skies (2013)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: From the producers of Paranormal Activity, Insidious, and Sinister comes Dark Skies: a supernatural thriller that follows a young family living in the suburbs. As husband and wife Daniel and Lacey Barret witness an escalating series of disturbing ...
Style: serious, tense, twist ending, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, disorder, danger, alien, family in danger, parents and children, paranormal activity, bird, evil alien, abduction, graphic violence, self destructing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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A House of Your Dreams (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: On a mission to loosen up, a miser's sets about buying a house in the country for his family.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: family life, nothing goes right, family problems, couples, couple relations, domestic disturbance, countryside, family in crisis, husband wife relationship, disorder, unfulfillment, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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Saving Grace B. Jones (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In a 1950s-era Missouri town the life of a couple is thrown into chaos when the husband's sister is released from the local asylum and comes to live with the family.
Style: emotional, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: redemption, family in danger, couples, disorder, family in crisis, domestic disturbance, family problems, life turned upside down, hopes, homecoming, estrangement, family relations ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1951
Place: missouri, usa
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 5.5
 3K
Kill for Me (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rent’s a bitch. And that is why, six months after her best friend went missing, Amanda finally gives in to getting another roommate, Hailey. The two college students turn out to have something in common, however: abusive men. For Hailey, it’s ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: roommate, deadly, murder, uncover truth, manipulations, dishonesty, haunted by the past, woman in danger, danger, crimes, graphic violence, abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Home Sweet Home (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The wife and son of an unemployed, foul-tempered man suffer under ever-worsening domestic violence. One day while his father is taking a nap, the young son decides to take matters into his own hands. In a panic, the wife and son both believe the man ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, psychological
Plot: abusive father, family in crisis, family problems, disability, family relations, life is a bitch, parents and children, dysfunctional family, couple relations, domestic disturbance, unsupportive spouse, homecoming ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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House in the Alley (2012)
Genre: Horror
Country: Vietnam
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Until they lose their baby to a miscarriage, a young couple were happily settling into their new life in their spacious home. After the tragedy, Thao is inconsolable and won't let her baby's body leave the house. Normal life eludes her as ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, suspense, realistic
Plot: supernatural, isolation, curses spells and rituals, couple relations, family problems, mentally unstable, life is a bitch, ghost, domestic disturbance, danger, starting over, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 5.6
 71
Ritual (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A young man drops out of college to fix his family when he senses something is terribly wrong at home.
Style: psychological, disturbing, serious, suspense, controversial ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, social decay, family life, redemption, curses spells and rituals, life is a bitch, domestic disturbance, youth, crumbling marriage, family problems, estrangement, parents and children ...
Time: 90s
Place: malibu california, bahamas
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A Haunted House 2 (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Having exorcised the demons of his ex, Malcolm is starting fresh with his new girlfriend and her two children. After moving into their dream home, however, Malcolm is once again plagued by bizarre paranormal events.
Style: parody, humorous, horror spoof, psychotronic, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: haunted house, demonic possession, supernatural, silly humor, danger, ghost, domestic disturbance, nothing goes right, disorder, seance, supernatural power, exorcism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2013
Place: usa
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The Last Summer (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Four good friends, all seventeen-year old, lose their innocence during their last summer together. Flanders 1996. Rik, Tim, Roel and Bart aimlessly wile away the summer days in a small village where nothing exciting ever happens. When Rik becomes ...
Style: emotional, sincere, realistic, serious
Plot: coming of age, teenage life, friendship, intrigue, lifestyle, rivalry, domestic disturbance, youth, buddies, family relations, parents and children, village life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: belgium, europe
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 5.6
 475
Living Hell (2000)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Family is the source of all evil, in this aspiring horror film which traces its descent from The Texas Chainsaw Massacre gore and the atmospheric Hammer films. Chiyo, an old woman and her granddaughter, Yuki, are the sole survivors of a horrendous ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, rough, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, premonition, family in danger, supernatural, life is a bitch, family problems, family relations, disability, isolation, domestic disturbance, deadly, serial killer ...
Time: 90s
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 3.7
 112
Anna's Eve (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the dedicated social worker Anna Liu finds the boy Michael Duncan dreadfully murdered in the kitchen of his house and his mother Eve Duncan missing, she has a nervous breakdown. Eight months later, she is still recovering using pills and living ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: ghost, murder, family in danger, supernatural, custody, afterlife, missing child, family problems, amateur detective, domestic disturbance, deadly, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 5.6
 6K
The Echo (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bobby Reynolds is released on probation from Rikers and moves to the old apartment in East Village, New York, where his lonely mother lived and passed away. He finds a job as mechanic at the Houston Auto Repair shop owned by the supportive Hector ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, realistic
Plot: ghost, riddles and clues, supernatural, family problems, domestic disturbance, danger, parents and children, grudge, gory, curses spells and rituals, ex convict, apartment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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 5.3
 996
The Glow (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A newly-wed NYC couple move into a low-rent luxury apartment only to be harassed by cryptic elderly neighbors. Matt (Dean Cain) and Jackie (Portia de Rossi) are living in NYC, brimming with that certain "glow" all newly-weds possess. They ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, scary, tense
Plot: supernatural, mystery, murder, couples, supernatural ability, deadly, domestic disturbance, golden years, pregnancy, disappearance, neighbor, young couple ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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The Aggression Scale (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When out-on-bail mob boss Bellavance discovers that $500,000 of his money is missing, he sends four hardcore hit men to send a "loud and messy" message to the suspected thieves' families. But when the killers invade the Rutledge home, ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: murder, youth, young heroes, danger, rivalry, domestic disturbance, heroes, deathtrap, embezzlement, family in danger, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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The House of Branching Love (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A sort of "Divorce Finnish Style," Mika Kaurismäki's rambunctious comedy, The House of Branching Love , recounts the breakup of a thirty-something professional couple - Juhani, a family therapist, and his wife, Tuula, a successful ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, cynical, humorous
Plot: family relations, farce, battle of the sexes, breakup, couples, family problems, destructive relationship, lifestyle, nothing goes right, crumbling marriage, domestic disturbance, jealous spouse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, finland
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 6.3
 16K
Mother's Day (2010)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Crazed members of a sadistic family return to their childhood home to terrorize the new owners.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: mentally unstable, hostage, mind game, psychopath, siblings relations, violence spree, home invasion, sadistic horror, danger, sadism, crimes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.8
 68K
High Tension (2003)
Genre: Horror
Country: France, Italy, Romania
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Alexia travels with her friend Marie to spend a couple of days with her family in their farm in the country. They arrive late and they are welcomed by Alexia's father. Late in the night, a sadistic and sick killer breaks into the farmhouse, ...
Style: scary, slasher, psychological, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: home invasion, evil man, massacre, sadism, bound and gagged, insanity, homicidal maniac, sadistic horror, kidnapping, survival, psychopath, french ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, south of france, europe, southern france
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