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, suspenseful, suspense, serious, psychological and tense films and TV shows about / with restraining order, obsession, violence, restaurant, murder, husband wife relationship, police officer, vengeance, gun and drinking plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as restraining order: Strangerland (2015), Trois (2000), Stalked at 17 (2012), Endless Love (2014), There's Something About Mary (1998), Falling Down (1993), Greta (2018), Ghostbusters II (1989), Unsane (2018), Acrimony (2018).

List of restraining order movies

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, captivating, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: missing child, australian outback, family in crisis, couple relations, troubled marriage, social relations, family problems, missing daughter, desert, haunted by the past, crimes, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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Trois (2000)
Genre: Drama, 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 ...
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, rough
Plot: blackmail, bisexual, erotic thriller, stalking, sabotage, restraining order, erotica, obsession, love triangle, african american, violence, menage a trois ...
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Stalked at 17 (2012)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When 17 year old Angela fell for Chad, he promised to love her forever. When she got pregnant with his child, he promised to take care of them both. When she realized he was deceptive and abusive, he promised to change. When she wanted to leave, he ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: stalker, obsession, teenage life, pregnancy, family in danger, family problems, youth, stalking, family in crisis, fall in love, obsessive love, teenage pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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, romantic, sexual, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: love, forbidden love, love and romance, teenage love, teenage life, couple relations, love affair, father daughter relationship, couples, desire, tragic love, lust ...
Place: ireland
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There's Something About Mary (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Having never fully recovered from a prom date that became a total disaster, a man finally gets a chance to reunite with his old prom date, only to run up against other suitors including the sleazy detective he hired to find her.
Style: humorous, light, sexy, funny, sexual ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night, girls' night
Plot: stupidity, true love, dream girl, private detective, taboo, obstacle, hitchhiker, romance, dishonesty, obsession, nothing goes right, wooing ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: miami, florida, usa, rhode island
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Falling Down (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: On the day of his daughter's birthday, William "D-Fens" Foster is trying to get to the home of his estranged ex-wife to see his daughter. His car breaks down, so he leaves his car in a traffic jam in Los Angeles and decides to walk. ...
Style: rough, psychological, disturbing, tense, bleak ...
Plot: anger, losing-it hero, depression, birthday, traffic jam, violence, midlife crisis, desperation, alienation, rage, life is a bitch, insanity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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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.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: obsessive love, trapped, obsession, held captive, kidnapping, female villain, older woman younger woman relationship, stalker, trap, murder, nightmare, father daughter relationship ...
Place: paris france, france, new york
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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, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slime, supernatural, rescue, mayor, heroes, ghost, danger, museum, courtroom, single mother, bookstore, old love ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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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: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, surprise ending ...
Plot: mental institution, obsession, maniac, mental patient, fear, psychopath, murder, pursuit, psychological thriller, mental disorder, stalker, mental illness ...
Place: pennsylvania, portugal, boston
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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, emotional, rough, psychological
Plot: nervous breakdown, divorce, betrayal, husband wife relationship, revenge, depression, attempted murder, courtroom, convicted felon, adultery, unfaithful husband, deception ...
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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.
Style: humorous, thought provoking, captivating, light
Plot: social media, obsessed fan, obsession, pursuit, love interest, friendship, secret, loneliness, charlatan, selfie, lie, party ...
Time: 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Donnie Darko (2001)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, 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, mind bending, atmospheric, surreal, captivating ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: insanity, time travel, social misfits, supernatural ability, hallucination, society, suburbs, hallucinations, teenage life, supernatural, time loop, imaginary ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988, future
Place: usa, virginia, united states
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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: wrestler, dojo, husband wife relationship, prayer, fired from the job, christian, boxing gym, salesman, ex boxer, money problems, coach, bible ...
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I, Tonya (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: UK, USA, Qatar
Duration: 119 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.
Style: humorous, suspense, rough, ironic, absurd ...
Plot: figure skating, abusive mother, mother daughter relationship, rivalry, emotional abuse, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, female athlete, skating, olympics, domestic violence, fondling ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1992, year 1991, year 1994 ...
Place: portland oregon, oregon, minneapolis minnesota, detroit
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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: cunnilingus, love affair, architect, love triangle, cheating, family problems, mistrust, couples, infidelity, vengeance, pretense, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, finland
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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, semi serious, realistic, disturbing, talky ...
Plot: mental illness, tv show, obsession, life turned upside down, media, mental disorders, depression, friendship, loneliness, medication, hermaphrodite, character study ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1971, year 1996, year 1989 ...
Place: usa, california, new jersey
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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: prison sex, parrot, marijuana, molestation, bum, breaking and entering, infatuation, candy, vietnam war veteran, poet, freak, bail ...
Place: venice beach california, southern california, pacific ocean
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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.
Style: christian film
Plot: adoptive father adopted son relationship, death, kitchen, adoption, cafe, family relations, piano, police officer, death of son, drunkenness, love, artist ...
Place: new england, vermont
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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: mental illness, banana peel, sleaze, disneyland, beating, street art, banana, explosive, shoplifting, children, casting, snuff ...
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Unforgettable (2017)
Genre: Drama, 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, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: mentally unstable, obsession, divorce, ex husband ex wife relationship, unrequited love, ex husband, jealousy, stalking, insanity, betrayal, deception, frame up ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco
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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: suspenseful, suspense, bleak, rough, surprise ending
Plot: delusion, post war, danger, military, mental illness, friendship, paranoia, mission, violence, tragic event, husband wife relationship, dream ...
Time: 21st century
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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, disturbing
Plot: hostage, pursuit, obsession, psychopath, violence, dangerous attraction, vengeance, mentally unstable, destiny, stalking, danger, woman in danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california, 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, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, small town, small town life, legal, rivalry, social relations, power relations, haunted by the past, investigation, crime, legal action, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 1940s
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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: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, psychopath, mind game, murder of wife, danger, manipulation, dishonesty, manipulations, investigation, deadly, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, england
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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, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: woman in danger, obsession, stalking, mind game, danger, psychopath, fatal attraction, rivalry, couple relations, vengeance, life turned upside down, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, 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, semi serious, realistic, emotional, surreal ...
Plot: hollywood, dysfunctional family, aspiring actor, satire, haunted by the past, mental illness, rehabilitation, therapy, obsession, parents and children, desire for fame, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, beverly hills
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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, dramatic, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: depression, mental illness, mentally unstable, romance, love, family drama, social misfits, bipolar disorder, fall in love, supportive parent, family relations, life philosophy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, philadelphia, pennsylvania, baltimore, 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, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: small town, delusion, musician, whale, philosophy, crimes, social relations, small town life, danger, village life, symbolism, violence ...
Time: 90s
Place: hungary, europe
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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, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: train, race against time, chase, save the day, runaway train, determination, danger, partners, chases and races, unstoppable, characters in danger, resourceful ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, pennsylvania, pittsburgh, california
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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: tense, cynical, sexy, psychological, intense ...
Plot: murder, pornographer, drug abuse, addiction, filmmaking, ambition, life is a bitch, showbiz, rise and fall, pornography, porn industry, lust ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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