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, husband wife relationship, obsession, murder, drinking, vengeance, restaurant, kiss and flashback plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, Germany, Australia and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as restraining order: Maps to the Stars (2014), Unsane (2018), Strangerland (2015), Acrimony (2018), Ingrid Goes West (2017), Donnie Darko (2001), One More Round (2015), I, Tonya (2017), Black Ice (2007), Welcome to Me (2014).

List of restraining order movies

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: dark humor, disturbing, cynical, biting, semi serious ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, hollywood, sex, mental illness, aspiring actor, fire, therapy, wedding ring, narcissism, suicide, ghost, actress ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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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: suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending, disturbing, psychological
Plot: mental institution, fear, maniac, psychological thriller, murder, obsession, pursuit, psychiatric ward, crimes, mental disorder, stalker, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: pennsylvania, portugal
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense
Plot: missing child, desert, missing daughter, australian outback, couple relations, family in crisis, outback, troubled marriage, alcoholic drink, small town, couples, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
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Acrimony (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, 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: divorce, nervous breakdown, revenge, betrayal, depression, attempted murder, courtroom, husband wife relationship, adultery, convicted felon, 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: suicide attempt, social media, mental illness, obsession, women, obsessed fan, defecation, woman, batman, toilet, selfie, charlatan ...
Place: california
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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, interesting, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: social misfits, insanity, supernatural ability, time travel, teenage life, society, teenage love, youth, death, vandalism, supernatural, hallucinations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, future
Place: usa, virginia
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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: christian, restraining order, boxing, fired from the job, prayer, husband wife relationship, boxing match, boxer, ex boxer, money problems, bible, dojo ...
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I, Tonya (2017)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: 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: mother daughter relationship, figure skating, abusive mother, rivalry, emotional abuse, overbearing mother, taunting, poverty, fondling, cafe, domestic violence, violence against a woman ...
Time: 1990s, year 1986, year 1994, year 1992, year 1991 ...
Place: portland oregon, minneapolis minnesota
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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: serious, gloomy, realistic, psychological
Plot: love affair, love triangle, architect, cheating, crumbling marriage, vengeance, student, couple relations, infidelity, dishonesty, couples, love and romance ...
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, dark humor, satirical ...
Plot: mental illness, obsession, tv show, life turned upside down, mental disorders, media, misfit, depression, loneliness, psychiatrist, drugs, borderline personality disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1996, year 1989, year 1991 ...
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: alleyway, prison sex, nonconformity, cardboard box, hippie, veteran, breaking and entering, bail, molestation, bum, bikini girl, volleyball ...
Place: southern california, venice beach 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.
Plot: adoptive father adopted son relationship, abandoned baby, lake, forest, death of son, pickup truck, grandfather grandson relationship, letter, fishing, bench, last will and testament, computer ...
Place: new england, vermont
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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: woman, law firm, rattlesnake, menage a trois, stalking, sabotage, courtroom, attorney, restraining order, violence, wheelchair, 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: beating, disneyland, sleaze, banana peel, street art, children, shoplifting, casting, snuff, explosive, banana, explosion ...
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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, psychological, rough, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: jealousy, mentally unstable, paranoia, marriage, divorce, obsession, insanity, danger, fear, psychopath, deception, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s
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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: surprise ending
Plot: illusion, alternate reality, dream, delusion, post war, apocalypse, homeless man, commando raid, desperation, military training, marine, boot camp ...
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: rough, serious, realistic, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: obsession, violence, hostage, psychopath, mentally unstable, stalking, vengeance, crime, dangerous attraction, murder, crimes, 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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: small town, murder, crimes, crime, deadly, legal, investigation, legal action, haunted by the past, small town life, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
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, realistic, mind bending, psychological ...
Plot: mind game, stalking, obsession, psychopath, serial killer, gory, investigation, mystery, manipulations, dangerous attraction, murder, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, england
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The Perfect Guy (2015)
Genre: Drama, 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: suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: obsession, mind game, danger, breakup, couple relations, woman in danger, life turned upside down, vengeance, rivalry, fatal attraction, psychopath, fear ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, san francisco
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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, intense, dramatic, romantic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: mentally unstable, social misfits, mental illness, depression, supportive parent, fall in love, romance, parents and children, obsession, passionate interest, love and romance, male female friendship ...
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, futuristic, surreal, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: small town, prince, philosophy, symbolism, circus, whale, threat, darkness, chaos, delusion, secret, surrealism ...
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, chase, runaway train, race against time, helicopter, save the day, chases and races, danger, confined, partners, collision, toxic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: pennsylvania, usa, 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: rough, serious, realistic, tense, cynical ...
Plot: murder, drug abuse, addiction, rise and fall, couple relations, crimes, life is a bitch, siblings relations, showbiz, filmmaking, pornography, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: san francisco, usa
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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, chases and races, crimes, cold, construction worker, danger, gangsters, escapades, heroes, law enforcement, partners, gang ...
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, not serious, realistic, dark humor ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: obsession, femme fatale, crime, manipulations, neo-noir, uninhibited rivalry, dangerous attraction, destructive relationship, nothing goes right, fall in love, danger, dishonesty ...
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, humorous, disturbing, tragicomedy, semi serious ...
Plot: robbery, shopping mall, security guard, obsession, farce, delusion, thief, perversion, workplace, drugs/alcohol, crime, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, mexico
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Notes on a Scandal (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new "friend" also go well beyond platonic friendship.
Style: sexual, psychological, sentimental, realistic, tense ...
Plot: obsession, age difference, teachers and students, loneliness, forbidden love, blackmail, teacher, secret, infidelity, lesbian, lust, dangerous attraction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england
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Next Friday (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ice Cube returns as Craig Jones, a streetwise man from South Central Los Angeles who has a knack for getting into trouble. This time out, Craig is still trying to outsmart neighborhood bully Debo (Tommy "Tiny" Lister Jr.); after Craig gets ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Plot: revenge, prison, buddies, vengeance, suburbs, social misfits, gang war, gang member, escape, mexican american, repayment, friendship ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Mao's Last Dancer (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 117 min.
Story: At the age of 11, Li was plucked from a poor Chinese village by Madame Mao's cultural delegates and taken to Beijing to study ballet. In 1979, during a cultural exchange to Texas, he fell in love with an American woman. Two years later, he ...
Style: serious, uplifting, realistic, touching, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ballet, dancer, song, promise, village, costume, dance, communism, ambition, against the odds, dancer's life, follow your dream ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s, year 1986, year 1973 ...
Place: asia, china, texas, usa, beijing china ...
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