Mother daughter conflict movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mother daughter conflict movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out touching, realistic, captivating, serious, melancholic and sincere films and TV shows about / with mother daughter conflict, mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, teenage girl, family relations, teenager, flashback and parents and children plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
mother daughter conflict
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mother daughter conflict movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as mother daughter conflict: Last Christmas (2019), Sorority Wars (2009), Ellen (2016), Freaky Friday (2003), April's Daughter (2017), A Sister's Nightmare (2013), Fatima (2020), Like Mother, Like Daughter (2017), Forbidden Love (2008), Like Crazy (2016).

List of mother daughter conflict movies

 6.5
 56K
Last Christmas (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Kate is a young woman subscribed to bad decisions. Her last date with disaster? That of having accepted to work as Santa's elf for a department store. However, she meets Tom there. Her life takes a new turn. For Kate, it seems too good to be ...
Style: touching, sincere, surprise ending, sweet, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas eve, christmas, holiday, male female friendship, young man, young girl, mother daughter conflict, aspiring singer, romance, homeless woman, drinking contest, moral dilemma ...
Time: contemporary, year 1999, year 2017
Place: london, former yugoslavia, yugoslavia, britain
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Sorority Wars (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Katie (Lucy Hale) and Sara (Phoebe Strole) have been friends since childhood. They enter college together, where Katie is a prized legacy candidate for the Delta sorority, which was co-founded decades ago by her mother, Lutie (Courtney Thorne-Smith) ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, uplifting, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: sorority, rivalry, college, mother daughter relationship, campus, youth, parents and children, college life, competition, mother daughter conflict, female protagonist, blonde ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 6.6
 287
Ellen (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A tearaway teenage girl, at war with her mum, and trying to take control of her life, forms an amazing and unbreakable bond with a new friend. They raise hell, stick two fingers up at the world, and laugh like they never have before... but can Ellen ...
Style: disturbing, touching, captivating, melancholic, rough
Plot: sex with a minor, underage sex, teenage girl, friendship, mother daughter relationship, female friendship, party, mother daughter conflict, single mother, female protagonist, drunkenness, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 2010s
Place: scotland, london
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 6.2
 126K
Freaky Friday (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Mother and daughter bicker over everything -- what Anna wears, whom she likes and what she wants to do when she's older. In turn, Anna detests Tess's fiancé. When a magical fortune cookie switches their personalities, they each get a peek ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, girls' night, date night, family outing ...
Plot: body swapping, high school, mother daughter relationship, child as adult, adult as child, switching roles, soul transference, fish out of water, parents and children, family relations, adolescence vs adulthood, generation gap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
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April's Daughter (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Valeria is 17 and pregnant. She lives in Puerto Vallarta with Clara, her half sister. Valeria has not wanted her long-absent mother, April, to find out about her pregnancy, but due to the economic strain and the overwhelming responsibility of having ...
Style: captivating, sincere, touching, melancholic
Plot: teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, teenage pregnancy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, baby, mother daughter conflict, infidelity, sister sister relationship, teenage mother, real estate agent, older woman younger man sex, deep cleavage ...
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A Sister's Nightmare (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Police officer Jane Rydert's life goes into a tailspin the day her older sister, Cassidy, shows up at her door after sixteen years of confinement in a psychiatric hospital.
Style: twists and turns, psychological, touching, sincere, contemplative
Plot: sister sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, mental illness, mother daughter conflict, suspicion, sisters, child in peril, disturbed individual, salvation, escapades, best friend, tied feet ...
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 6.6
 2K
Fatima (2020)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Portugal, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In 1917, outside the parish of Fátima, Portugal, a 10-year-old girl and her two younger cousins witness multiple visitations of the Virgin Mary, who tells them that only prayer and suffering will bring an end to World War I. As secularist ...
Style: touching, sincere, christian film, realistic, mystical ...
Plot: miraculous event, mysticism, catholic, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, redemption, father daughter relationship, religion, children, priest, faith, flash forward ...
Time: year 1917, year 1948, year 2017, year 2008, year 1989 ...
Place: portugal
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Like Mother, Like Daughter (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An attention-craving mother nearing 50, unemployed and living with her pregnant daughter and son-in-law, suddenly finds herself with child, too...
Style: thought provoking, humorous, feel good, captivating, light
Plot: mother daughter relationship, pregnancy, hospital, childbirth, in laws, family dinner, awkwardness, mother daughter conflict, friendship, female director, nudity (full frontal - brief), talking after sex ...
Time: 21st century
Place: paris france
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 7.4
 12K
Forbidden Love (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Having lost his wife eleven years ago, Adnan devoted all his attention to his daughter Nihal and his son Bülent. Adnan, who lives in one of the most prominent mansions along the Bosporus in Istanbul with a relative's son Behlül, and his ...
Style: sexy, suspense, tragic ending, surprise ending, talky
Plot: adultery, betrayal, loveless marriage, passion, family drama, stepmother, rivalry, family relations, mother daughter relationship, unrequited love, husband wife relationship, family life ...
Place: istanbul turkey
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 7.2
 9K
Like Crazy (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Beatrice is a blabbermouth and a so-called billionaire countess who likes to believe she’s in intimacy with world leaders. Donatella is a young quiet tattooed woman, locked in her own mystery. They are both patients of a mental institution and ...
Style: road movie, touching, melancholic, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: medicine, friendship, mother daughter relationship, on the run, hospital, female protagonist, woman, mother son reunion, female friendship, obsessive compulsive disorder, mother daughter conflict, suicidal thoughts ...
Time: 2010s, year 2014
Place: italy, tuscany
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Mothers and Daughters (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Interwoven stories of what it is to be a mom seen through the lens of photographer Rigby Gray.
Style: anthology, captivating, touching, sincere, humorous
Plot: mother daughter relationship, mother, daughter, holiday, pregnant woman, mother and daughter, estrangement, money problems, rock band, paternity revealed, pregnancy, female photographer ...
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Gretel & Hansel (2020)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Ireland, South Africa
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A long time ago in a distant fairy tale countryside, a young girl leads her little brother into a dark wood in desperate search of food and work, only to stumble upon a nexus of terrifying evil.
Style: fairy tale, dark, suspense, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: forest, witch, supernatural power, witchcraft, black magic, villainess, good versus evil, child, dark fantasy, brother sister relationship, danger, supernatural ...
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 6.1
 283
We the Coyotes (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Amanda and Jake are in love and want to start a new life in Los Angeles. Will they make the right decisions? The first 24 hours of their new life take them all around the city, bringing them more surprises and frustrations than expected.
Plot: female director, rap, coyote, one day, beach, mother daughter conflict, money, job seeking, sea, telephone conversation, cat, stolen money ...
Place: los angeles
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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, captivating, sincere, sentimental
Plot: mother daughter relationship, secret, birth mother, child, conflict, church, money problems, husband wife relationship, female objectification, family relations, little girl, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
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 6.0
 35K
Overboard (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A spoiled, wealthy yacht owner is thrown overboard and becomes the target of revenge from his mistreated employee. A remake of the 1987 comedy.
Style: funny, romantic, light, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: date night
Plot: happy ending, rich, amnesia, memory loss, family life, social differences, family relations, wealth, revenge, love, yacht, romance ...
Time: 2010s
Place: oregon
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Vanilla Flavour (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A dramatic love story, taking place in the final days of the Second World War when the American Army liberated the Pilsen region of West Bohemia. Anne lives with her mother, husband and stepchildren at a solitary country farm. But her life is not ...
Plot: radio, extramarital affair, baker, female protagonist, jealousy, girl, pub, boy, domestic violence, drunken man, carriage, taking off shirt ...
Time: year 1945, 1940s
Place: central europe
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 6.7
 283
Sister (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When unstable Connie is tragically widowed, she finds it impossible to care for her delinquent adolescent daughter, Niki, forcing her son, Bill, to take his sister in. As the two begin to forge a healthy bond, well-meaning Bill implements his own ...
Plot: bikini, mother daughter conflict, mother daughter relationship, family conflict, mental illness, brother sister relationship, family relations, mother son relationship
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The Belly Dancer (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 114 min.
Story: turkish movie
Plot: snorting cocaine, wedding, mother daughter relationship, crucifixion of jesus, tattooed woman, attempted rape, woman in a wheelchair, female nudity, fortune telling, large breasts, seductress, older man younger woman sex ...
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 7.3
 106K
Precious (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Set in Harlem in 1987, Claireece "Precious" Jones is a 16-year-old African American girl born into a life no one would want. She's pregnant for the second time by her absent father; at home, she must wait hand and foot on her mother, ...
Style: rough, bleak, emotional, serious, harsh ...
Plot: domestic violence, child abuse, abusive mother, poverty, rape, illiteracy, fat girl, dysfunctional family, social misfits, sexual abuse, parents and children, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, harlem, manhattan new york city
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 5.3
 100K
Legion (2010)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When God loses faith in humankind, he sends his legion of angels to bring on the Apocalypse. Humanity's only hope for survival lies in a group of strangers trapped in an out-of-the-way, desert diner with the Archangel Michael.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: angel, good versus evil, apocalypse, demons, save the world, prophecy, fallen angel, heroes, religion, chosen one, desert, trap ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
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 5.3
 38K
Aquamarine (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two teenage girls discover that mermaids really do exist after a violent storm washes one ashore. The mermaid, a sassy creature named Aquamarine, is determined to prove to her father that real love exists, and enlists the girls' help in winning ...
Style: feel good, touching, humorous, sweet, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: mermaid, friendship, fall in love, teenage life, family relations, rescue, fish out of water, youth, friends, true love, adolescence, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: florida, australia, usa
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Young & Beautiful (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Isabelle, a 17-year-old student, loses her virginity during a quick holiday romance. When she returns home, she begins a secret life as a prostitute for a year.
Style: erotic, sexual, atmospheric, psychological, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: lust, prostitute, strong sexual content, older man younger woman relationship, female nudity, sex with a minor, first sexual experience, sex scene, first sex, teenage sex, virgin, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, paris france, cote d'azur, tokyo, california
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 6.4
 2K
On My Way (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Deneuve plays sassy grandmother Cathy who takes to the road after being betrayed by her lover and learning her business is on the verge of bankruptcy on the same day. During a weeklong odyssey across France, she spends time with a grandson she ...
Style: road movie, realistic, touching, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: elderly, strong female character, family relations, parents and children, self discovery, estrangement, aging, countryside, on the road, starting over, mother daughter relationship, strong female lead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, brittany
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The Capture of the Green River Killer (2008)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: A pair of girls seeking adventure beyond the their Western Washington trailer park encounter the area's most ruthless serial killer. Based on Sheriff David Reichert's book, "Chasing the Devil: My Twenty-Year Quest to Capture the Green ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, manhunt, strangulation, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement, police detective, bodies, notoriety ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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 2.8
 359
Freestyle (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A romance set in the world of freestyle basketball.
Style: realistic, semi serious, uplifting, touching, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, teenage life, teenage love, follow your dream, athlete's life, rise to the top, forbidden love, parents and children, high school life, society, hopes, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
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Lost Holiday: The Jim & Suzanne Shemwell Story (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Idaho, an estranged couple are trapped in a blizzard while on vacation just before Christmas.
Style: realistic, serious, touching, captivating
Plot: survival, wilderness, couple relations, danger, hopes, escapades, estrangement, forces of nature, stranded, search party, against the odds, search and rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2003, 2000s
Place: idaho
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My Little Princess (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Young Violetta and her mother Hannah are a peculiar couple. Ten-year-old Violetta lives a quiet life with her grandmother, while her mother Hannah is an unpredictable photographer who lives off of the generosity of others. When Hannah forces her ...
Style: serious, social, sad, based on true events, contemplative ...
Plot: lifestyle, innocence lost, eccentric family, parents and children, mother daughter relationship, family relations, bad mother, female photographer, erotic photography, child pornography, exploitation, art ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
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 6.8
 103K
Stoker (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After India's father dies, her Uncle Charlie, who she never knew existed, comes to live with her and her unstable mother. She comes to suspect this mysterious, charming man has ulterior motives and becomes increasingly infatuated with him.
Style: psychological, bleak, gothic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: mysterious character, antisocial behavior, under the surface, family relations, mystery, masturbation, family problems, danger, estate, parents and children, funeral, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, connecticut, pennsylvania
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Small Town Murder Songs (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Walter is the chief of police in a small Ontario town that has its first murder victim, an attractive young woman who is found naked on the shores of the nearby lake. The woman isn't local and while the Ontario Provincial Police have taken the ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, gothic, tense, serious ...
Plot: police investigation, redemption, murder, small town, haunted by the past, crimes, crime, social relations, police detective, ex lover, introspection, sect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, ontario canada
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The Mosquito Net (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Maria suffers from Alzheimer's disease. Luis, Maria's fifteen-year-old grandson, doesn't say very much either; he shuts himself off in his own silent world to escape his parent's marital crisis, spending time instead picking up ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, dark humor, melancholic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, alzheimer's disease, cat, family problems, family relations, mental illness, parents and children, family life, teenage life, human nature, crumbling marriage, breakup ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe, catalonia
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