Restraining order movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant restraining order movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, psychological, serious, suspenseful, melancholic and tense films and TV shows about / with restraining order, violence, obsession, restaurant, murder, husband wife relationship, death, vengeance, female nudity and police plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, Germany, Ireland and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as restraining order: Strangerland (2015), Endless Love (2014), Greta (2018), Ghostbusters II (1989), Unsane (2018), Acrimony (2018), Ingrid Goes West (2017), Donnie Darko (2001), One More Round (2015), I, Tonya (2017).

List of restraining order movies

 5.2
 8K
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, tense, captivating, realistic
Plot: missing child, missing daughter, australian outback, family in crisis, couple relations, troubled marriage, social relations, family problems, desert, protagonist as suspect, haunted by the past, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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 6.3
 37K
Endless Love (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A privileged girl and a charismatic boy's instant desire sparks a love affair made only more reckless by parents trying to keep them apart.
Style: touching, emotional, sexual, romantic, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick, teens
Plot: forbidden love, love and romance, teenage love, teenage life, love, love affair, couple relations, tragic love, desire, father daughter relationship, house fire, couples ...
Place: ireland
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 6.0
 12K
Greta (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young woman returns an elderly widow’s lost purse, leading to an unlikely relationship between the two — until the young woman discovers her elder might not be all that she seems.
Plot: trapped, trap, dog, older woman younger woman relationship, basement, stalker, psychopath, evil, finger, drugged, shooting, tied up ...
Place: paris france, france
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 6.5
 166K
Ghostbusters II (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Five years after they defeated Gozer, the Ghostbusters are out of business. When Dana begins to have ghost problems again, the boys come out of retirement to aid her and hopefully save New York City from a new paranormal threat.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slime, supernatural, danger, ghost, museum, mayor, rescue, courtroom, single mother, reincarnation, painting, urban ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.4
 32K
Unsane (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A woman is involuntarily committed to a mental institution amid uncertainty as to whether her greatest fear is real or delusional.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, disturbing, surprise ending
Plot: mental institution, fear, psychopath, obsession, mental patient, murder, pursuit, stalker, psychological thriller, mental illness, watching someone, psychiatric ward ...
Place: pennsylvania, portugal
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 5.7
 6K
Acrimony (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A faithful wife takes action when it becomes clear to her that her devious husband has betrayed her.
Style: tragic ending, rough, emotional, psychological
Plot: nervous breakdown, divorce, revenge, betrayal, attempted murder, depression, courtroom, husband wife relationship, convicted felon, adultery, unfaithful husband, violence ...
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Ingrid Goes West (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ingrid becomes obsessed with a social network star named Taylor Sloane who seemingly has a perfect life. But when Ingrid decides to drop everything and move west to be Taylor's friend, her behaviour turns unsettling and dangerous.
Plot: social media, suicide attempt, obsession, mental illness, women, obsessed fan, beauty salon, credit card, batman, iphone, halloween costume, black eye ...
Place: california, usa
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 8.1
 690K
Donnie Darko (2001)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After narrowly escaping a bizarre accident, a troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a large bunny rabbit that manipulates him to commit a series of crimes.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, surreal, captivating, interesting ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: time travel, social misfits, supernatural ability, insanity, hallucinations, teenage life, supernatural, imaginary, society, morality, high school life, dreams ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, future
Place: virginia, usa
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One More Round (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Basically the Christian version of Rocky
Style: christian film
Plot: bible, boxer, money problems, christian, dojo, boxing gym, ex boxer, boxing match, salesman, prayer, fired from the job, husband wife relationship ...
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 7.5
 141K
I, Tonya (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises amongst the ranks at the U. S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.
Plot: abusive mother, mother daughter relationship, domestic violence, figure skating, fondling, taunting, emotional abuse, overbearing mother, sport, rivalry, poverty, cheering crowd ...
Time: 1990s, year 1992, year 1991, year 1994, year 1986 ...
Place: minneapolis minnesota, portland oregon
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 6.7
 3K
Black Ice (2007)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Saara is a middle-aged doctor who one day finds out that her architect-husband Leo is having an affair with a younger woman, Tuuli. Instead of revealing her true identity, Saara pretends to be someone else and makes friends with Tuuli. At the same ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, psychological
Plot: love affair, cheating, love triangle, architect, mistrust, family problems, couples, self defense, love and romance, pretense, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, finland
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 5.9
 17K
Welcome to Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline Personality Disorder who wins Mega-millions, quits her meds and buys her own talk show.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, dark humor, satirical ...
Plot: mental illness, tv show, obsession, media, misfit, life turned upside down, mental disorders, depression, loneliness, psychiatrist, drugs, lie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1971, year 1996, year 1991 ...
Place: usa, california, new jersey
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 5.0
 186
Ted & Venus (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ted is a 1970s Venice Beach poet who spends his days drifting along the boardwalk, reciting his poetry to anyone who will listen. His life changes when a striking bikini-clad beauty named Linda strolls by him. Instantly, Ted believes he's found ...
Plot: marijuana, parrot, shopping cart, locker room, stalking, street life, shooting, underwear, bicycle, obsession, poetry, lapd ...
Place: pacific ocean, southern california, venice beach california
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Greener Mountains (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Greener Mountains is a family friendly, coming-of-age story about finding your place in the world.
Plot: adoptive father adopted son relationship, camera, flashback, restaurant, drink, boy, lie, map, student, kiss, dying, doctor ...
Place: new england, vermont
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 4.0
 572
Trois (2000)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jermaine, a young struggling Atlanta lawyer, decides to spruce up his marriage with Jasmine, who's mentally recovering from an abusive previous relationship, by hiring Jade, a bisexual stripper/prostitute fighting a custody battle with her ...
Plot: menage a trois, erotic thriller, wheelchair, flashback, blackmail, bisexual, stalking, woman, attorney, courtroom, african american, erotica ...
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The Big Sleaze (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Chuck Peterson is a young slacker with big dreams. Disowned by his family and ignored by his peers, he diligently pursues his dreams of writing a fantastic children's book to become famous and strike it rich. But due to a bipolar disorder and ...
Plot: disneyland, sleaze, banana peel, beating, street art, banana, explosive, snuff, shoplifting, gay, children, casting ...
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 5.0
 10K
Unforgettable (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Julia moves in with her fiancé, David, but his ex-wife and her own haunting past join forces to rock her quiet suburban existence.
Style: suspense, rough, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: obsession, jealousy, mentally unstable, divorce, marriage, betrayal, deception, insanity, frame up, stalking, fear, ex husband ...
Time: 2010s
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 5.9
 8K
Man Down (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A haunted Afghanistan war veteran attempts to come to terms with his past while searching for his family in a post-apocalyptic America.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: alternate reality, illusion, dream, apocalypse, delusion, post war, ak 47, training, captain, desperation, commando, mission ...
Place: afghanistan
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I Can Make You Love Me (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Laura Black has got it. She has got her master in computer science and she has got that great job in Silicon Valley. Time to say 'bye bye' to mom and dad and to leave Virginia. Everything seems to be fine with one exception. That guy ...
Style: disturbing, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: obsession, psychopath, violence, hostage, crime, dangerous attraction, hostages, crimes, vengeance, rivalry, danger, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, virginia
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Incident in a Small Town (1994)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Lily and her son John live alone in a small town as her husband has been killed fighting the war in France. Or at least that is what she told John, but the arrival of Frank back in the town leads him to find out that she not only has been lying ...
Style: tense, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, small town, small town life, deadly, rivalry, crime, life is a bitch, legal action, crimes, social relations, power relations, legal ...
Time: 90s, 1940s
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 7.0
 1K
Secret Smile (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: When Miranda splits up with her creepy boyfriend Brendan because he attacked her she finds out that he is now going out with her sister Kerry and later proposes to her. Miranda warns her sister, as Brendan swims his way into their family ruining ...
Style: realistic, mind bending, psychological, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: obsession, psychopath, stalking, mind game, womanizer, danger, gory, teenage life, love affair, deadly, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, australia
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The Perfect Guy (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After a painful breakup, Leah seems to meet the perfect guy. But she soon discovers his violent side that disrupts her life.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: obsession, mind game, danger, breakup, woman in danger, rivalry, couple relations, vengeance, psychopath, fatal attraction, life turned upside down, stalking ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, san francisco
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Maps to the Stars (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, Germany, France, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Driven by an intense need for fame and validation, members of a dysfunctional Hollywood family are chasing celebrity, one another and the relentless ghosts of their pasts.
Style: disturbing, realistic, semi serious, emotional, surreal ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, hollywood, haunted by the past, mental illness, therapy, aspiring actor, obsession, parents and children, desire for fame, actor's life, family problems, rehabilitation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Silver Linings Playbook (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: After spending eight months in a mental institution, a former teacher moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife.
Style: touching, realistic, sentimental, intense, dramatic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: mentally unstable, depression, social misfits, mental illness, supportive parent, fall in love, passionate interest, romance, letter, running, neighbor, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania, philadelphia, new jersey
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Werckmeister Harmonies (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Hungary, Italy, Germany, France
Duration: 145 min.
Story: This story takes place in a small town on the Hungarian Plain. In a provincial town, which is surrounded with nothing else but frost. It is bitterly cold weather — without snow. Even in this bewildered cold hundreds of people are standing around ...
Style: psychological, gloomy, surreal, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: small town, prince, musician, newspaper, protest, isolation, circus, philosophy, symbolism, faith, delusion, secret ...
Time: 90s
Place: hungary, europe
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 6.8
 171K
Unstoppable (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A runaway train, transporting deadly, toxic chemicals, is barreling down on Stanton, Pennsylvania, and only two men can stop it: a veteran engineer and a young conductor. Thousands of lives hang in the balance as these ordinary heroes attempt to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, chase, runaway train, race against time, save the day, danger, determination, chases and races, partners, characters in danger, unstoppable, resourceful ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: pennsylvania, usa, california
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 5.9
 3K
Rated X (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Jim and Artie Mitchell, two brothers who entered the porn industry in the early 60's. After creating such legendary porn films as "Behind the Green Door" and "Inside Marily Chambers", they later ...
Style: serious, cynical, tense, rough, realistic ...
Plot: murder, drug abuse, addiction, life is a bitch, crimes, unfulfillment, siblings relations, showbiz, rise and fall, ambition, couples, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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 6.3
 29K
Osmosis Jones (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A policeman white blood cell, with the help of a cold pill, must stop a deadly virus from destroying the human they live in, Frank.
Style: humorous, semi serious, clever, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: chase, gangsters, gang, heroes, deadly virus, partners, law enforcement, family relations, crimes, siblings relations, escapades, daring rescue ...
Time: contemporary
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One Night at McCool's (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Every man has a different recollection of the beautiful young woman who wreaked havoc on their lives during one heated night.
Style: sexy, humorous, dark humor, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: obsession, femme fatale, crime, disorder, dishonesty, danger, power relations, couples, rivalry, nothing goes right, fall in love, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: st. louis missouri, missouri, california
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Observe and Report (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Mall security guard Ronnie Barnhardt is called into action to stop a flasher from turning shopper's paradise into his personal peep show. But when Barnhardt can't bring the culprit to justice, a surly police detective is recruited to close ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, tragicomedy, satirical ...
Plot: robbery, delusion, security guard, shopping mall, thief, workplace, workplace situations, farce, adolescence vs adulthood, unrequited love, justice, perversion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mexico
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