Missing daughter movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant missing daughter movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious, realistic and captivating films and TV shows about / with missing daughter, father daughter relationship, missing person, family relations, mother daughter relationship, missing child, husband wife relationship, murder, flashback and female nudity plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as missing daughter: Searching (2018), The Prince (2014), American Woman (2018), Strangerland (2015), Amber (2014), Nowhere to Be Found (2019), The Unseen (2016), Spaceship (2016), Sumpah pocong di sekolah (2008), The masked avenger: Lagardère (2003).

List of missing daughter movies

 7.6
 142K
Searching (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Russia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After his 16-year-old daughter goes missing, a desperate father breaks into her laptop to look for clues to find her. A thriller that unfolds entirely on computer screens.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: missing person, missing child, disappearance, social media, missing daughter, missing girl, search and rescue, determination, internet, police detective, parents and children, presumed dead ...
Time: 21st century, year 2019, year 2017
Place: california
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 4.6
 18K
The Prince (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A family man who turns out to be a retired mob enforcer must travel across the country to find his daughter who has gone missing.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, daring rescue, missing daughter, partners, danger, crimes, crime, justice, confined, retired, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, mississippi, new orleans
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American Woman (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
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: disturbing, captivating, psychological, tense
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: missing daughter, single mother, mother daughter relationship, family drama, female protagonist, grandmother grandson relationship, serial killer, danger, life is a bitch, parents and children, hopes, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa
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 5.2
 9K
Strangerland (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Australia
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Newly arrived to a remote desert town, Catherine and Matthew are tormented by a suspicion when their two teenage children mysteriously vanish.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense, realistic ...
Plot: missing child, australian outback, family in crisis, troubled marriage, family problems, social relations, missing daughter, desert, haunted by the past, protagonist as suspect, crimes, outback ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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 6.1
 769
Amber (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: The disappearance of 14 year old Amber Bailey sets off a two-year search during which her family will go through unimaginable pressures. As the days, months and years progress the mystery deepens, and strange and terrifying clues come to light, ...
Style: psychological, emotional, realistic, captivating, touching ...
Plot: missing person, family relations, parents and children, family problems, missing child, suburbs, missing daughter, teenage girl, reporter, investigation, crimes, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland
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Nowhere to Be Found (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mother's worst nightmare comes true when her teenage daughter goes missing.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, bleak
Plot: search, small town, missing daughter, rescue, danger, mother daughter relationship, investigation, teenager, survival, police investigation, hopes, life & death ...
Time: contemporary
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 5.4
 989
The Unseen (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country:
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A man, who years earlier mysteriously abandoned his family and isolated himself in a small northern town, returns for one last chance to reconnect with his troubled daughter. When she goes missing, he risks everything to find her, including exposing ...
Style: psychotronic, suspense, scary, exciting, tense ...
Plot: invisibility, disease, father daughter relationship, missing daughter, crate, snow, cell phone, sawmill, bear, kidnapped girl, parents and children, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
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 4.6
 208
Spaceship (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When his daughter goes missing in an apparent alien abduction, Gabriel's search takes him dangerously close to her strange group of so-called friends. But the further he goes inside their computer game and fantasy-obsessed world, the more he ...
Style: unusual plot structure, mystical, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, single father, loss of mother, redhead, teenage girl, teenage boy, female protagonist, missing person, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, group of friends, missing daughter, loss of wife ...
Time: 21st century
Place: britain
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Sumpah pocong di sekolah (2008)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Story: When three teenage boys hire a stripper and film her taking in a classroom they get into big trouble.They end up pocong swearing that they had nothing to do with it.By lying they unleashed an evil spirit that wants to see them dead sooner rather ...
Style: captivating, stylized, disturbing, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: curse, ghost, father son relationship, pregnant teenager, boss, escape, skeleton, library, teacher student relationship, abortion, oath, wheelchair bound ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: indonesia, asia
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The masked avenger: Lagardère (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 144 min.
TV show
Story: A new interpretation of classical Paul Feval's "Le Bossu" novel...
Style: captivating, serious, tense, exciting
Plot: disguise, swashbuckler, french countryside, hitman, adventure hero, false accusation, revenge, assassination plot, murder, framed for murder, missing daughter, hunchback ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, spain, paris france
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 6.3
 663
Crime Scenes (2000)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Une jeune femme disparaît mystérieusement de l'auberge de ses parents. Deux policiers de la Crim' de Paris sont chargés de l'affaire. Mais des tâches de sang trouvés dans un prospectus laisse présager le pire...
Style: psychological, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Plot: investigation, disappearance, suspect, husband wife relationship, evidence, missing daughter, decapitation, severed arm, blood spatter, teenage girl, pregnancy, blonde ...
Place: versailles
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 6.3
 153K
Flightplan (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A claustrophobic, Hitchcockian thriller. A bereaved woman and her daughter are flying home from Berlin to America. At 30,000 feet the child vanishes and nobody admits she was ever on that plane.
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, psychological, mind bending, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: missing child, airplane, mystery, family relations, child abduction, search, disappearance, female protagonist, family problems, grief, pilot, stewardess ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: berlin germany, newfoundland, new york, germany
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Alien Armageddon (2011)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: For years, UFO sightings have been documented around the world. What were once mere sightings have now become brutal attacks of epic proportions. As the human race faces total annihilation with every major city destroyed only Los Angeles remains. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspense, disturbing
Plot: evil alien, against humanity, danger, alien invasion, space and aliens, alien encounter, chaos, missing child, rebellion, gory, missing daughter, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Everybody Knows (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Italy, Argentina, Germany
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Laura, a Spanish woman living in Buenos Aires, returns to her hometown outside Madrid with her Argentinian husband and children. However, the trip is upset by unexpected events that bring secrets into the open.
Style: thought provoking, atmospheric, realistic, compassionate, suspense
Plot: ransom demand, wedding, secret, ex-lover, search, investigation, family secret, mother daughter relationship, deception, husband wife relationship, sister sister relationship, lie ...
Place: spain, madrid
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 5.7
 6K
All Nighter (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a globe-trotting, workaholic father trying to visit his daughter on a last minute layover in Los Angeles discovers that she’s disappeared, he forces her awkward, nervous ex-boyfriend, still nursing a broken heart, to help him find her over ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, sentimental, disturbing ...
Plot: search, party, hollywood, workaholic, ex boyfriend, night, banjo, daughter, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, friendship, bonding ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles
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The Girl in the Park (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A mother, enduringly traumatized by the disappearance of her three-year old daughter 15 years ago, has cut herself off from her ex-husband and son. However, when a troubled young woman with a checkered past enters her life, old psychic wounds ...
Style: serious, realistic, emotional, touching, psychological ...
Plot: missing person, obsession, haunted by the past, loss of daughter, older woman younger woman relationship, social misfits, isolation, family relations, misfit, loss of child, memory loss, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.2
 162
The Crossing (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Lola Arendt, 8, vanishes while on vacation on a wild Scottish island. Shattered by her disappearance, her parents, Sarah and Martin, separate. Two years later, Lola is found at the exact same spot. Martin returns to the island to bring her home. His ...
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: island, dishonesty, life is a bitch, manipulations, manipulation, family problems, uncover truth, missing child, mysterious character, disappearance, father daughter relationship, little girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland
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Ismael's Ghosts (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The film tells the tale of a widowed film director who is in the middle of making a film about an atypical diplomat inspired by his brother. While he has started a new life with Sylvia, he still mourns the death of a former lover, Carlotta, who ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, disturbing, enigmatic, exciting
Plot: assumed dead, missing wife, emotional breakdown, seaside, presumed dead, love triangle, husband wife reunion, husband wife estrangement, observatory, father in law son in law relationship, party, artistic creation ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: tel aviv israel, prague, paris france
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Little Girl Lost: The Delimar Vera Story (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Luz Cuevas baby daughter Delimar disappeared in 1997 after their house caught fire during a party, The police reported that she was killed in the fire. However, Cuevas suspects that she was kidnapped and that the fire was staged by an outsider. Six ...
Style: touching, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: child abduction, missing child, mother daughter reunion, husband wife relationship, loss of child, reunion, house fire, ex convict, mother daughter relationship, father son relationship, baby, missing daughter ...
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Summer's Moon (2009)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A demented handyman comes to the rescue of a young woman (Ashley Greene), then imprisons her in his basement.
Style: suspenseful, rough, scary, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, sociopath, murder, torture, sheriff, survival, parents and children, kidnapping, psychopath, secret, teenage life, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.1
 29K
Julieta (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film spans 30 years in Julieta’s life from a nostalgic 1985 where everything seems hopeful, to 2015 where her life appears to be beyond repair and she is on the verge of madness.
Style: emotional, sentimental, art house, thought provoking, colourful ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, guilt, loneliness, depression, mother daughter estrangement, secret, childhood, death, psychology, friendship, death of husband, hospital ...
Time: 1990s, 80s, 90s, 2010s
Place: spain, madrid, galicia, portugal
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 4.8
 561
Naked Soldier (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A gorgeous lethal killer, brainwashed by the villain, makes a startling discovery in a mission to eliminate a person she can in no way imagine.
Style: exciting, rough, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female assassin, girls with guns, training camp, martial arts, missing daughter, presumed dead, deal, danger, master villain, serial killer, murderer, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, china, asia
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The Perfect House (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three unique horror stories connected by a bookend story tells of the horrifying past a young couples potential dream house has endured.
Style: suspenseful, rough, anthology, suspense, tense ...
Plot: crimes, deadly, evil, paranormal phenomena, murder of family, monster, survival, overbearing mother, missing daughter, blood, multiple time frames, girl in bra and panties ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Legend of Lucy Keyes (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Guy moves to an old farm in Princeton with his wife Jeanne Cooley and their two daughters, Molly and Lucy to build eight windmills to generate clean power to the city. The Cooley family has a cold reception in town, and while voting for the approval ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary, bleak
Plot: ghost, missing person, uncover truth, social relations, supernatural, crimes, countryside, family secret, small town, insanity, missing daughter, small town life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england, usa
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 6.4
 5K
In Her Skin (2009)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Tale of a 15-year-old Australian girl who went missing.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: murder, loss of daughter, family in crisis, family problems, missing child, parents and children, crimes, deadly, envy, missing person, father daughter relationship, obsession ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1999
Place: australia
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The Bronze Garden (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Architect Fabián Danubio desperately tries to find his daughter, who has inexplicably disappeared leaving no trace.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: alternate reality, hidden truth, disappearance, husband wife relationship, violence, search, missing daughter, missing child, daughter
Place: buenos aires argentina
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The Poison Rose (2019)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A down-on-his-luck PI is hired by his old flame to investigate a murder. But while the case at first appears routine, it slowly reveals itself to be a complex interwoven web of crimes, suspects and dead bodies.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, bleak, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, gambler, investigation, alcoholic, missing woman, society, friendship, hopes, dishonesty, father daughter relationship, parents and children, life is a bitch ...
Place: texas
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Knives and Skin (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The investigation of a young girl’s disappearance in the rural Midwest, led by an inexperienced local sheriff. The ripple of fear and suspicion among the small-town residents destroys some relationships and strengthens others.
Style: surreal
Plot: disappearance, missing daughter, affair, high school, singing, song, toilet, sheriff, eyeglasses, teenage girl, blood, knife ...
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The Child in Time (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Set two years after his daughter went missing, The Child In Time follows Stephen Lewis, a children's author, as he struggles to find purpose in his life without her. His wife Julie has left him, and his best friends Charles and Thelma have ...
Plot: missing child, marital separation, british prime minister, missing daughter, marriage crisis, estranged couple, lost child, real estate agent, hospital, church, forest, death of friend ...
Place: london
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 6.7
 2K
Les Cowboys (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Drama about a father and son who set out to find their missing daughter/sister with the help of an American headhunter.
Plot: missing daughter, traffic accident, shooting, burning car, father son relationship, beating, dancing, gypsy camp, hostage negotiator, missing person, bribe, terrorist attack ...
Time: september 11 2001, 2000s, year 1994
Place: pakistan, france
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