Movies about housewives

Movies about housewives
List of the best movies about housewives selected by visitors to our site: The Lunchbox, The Mundane Goddess, An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn, Nobody's Perfect!, American Housewife, Rosemary's Baby, 7 Reasons to Run Away (from Society), Override, Puzzle, Tallulah.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryIndia, France, Germany, USA, Canada
CharactersAccountant, Housewives
PlotLove, Depression, Love with age difference, Seduction
StyleRomantic, Light, To cry, Cute, Vital signs

A mistaken delivery in Mumbai's famously efficient lunchbox delivery system (Mumbai's Dabbawallahs) connects a young housewife to a stranger in the dusk of his life. They build a fantasy world together through notes in the lunchbox. Gradually, this fantasy threatens to overwhelm their reality.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, short
CharactersGods, Housewives

Hera, Queen of the Greek gods, is forced to live a mundane existence among modern day humans. In an effort to cope with this reality she visits a therapist.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersCriminals, Housewives
StyleFascinating, Smart

Lulu Danger's unsatisfying marriage takes a turn for the worse when a mysterious man from her past comes to town to perform an event called "An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn: For One Magical Night Only."

Markimdb: 5.4
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersFamily, Housewives
PlotLove, Mystery
PlaceVillage, France, Hotels
StyleLight, Fascinating

Gerard is tired of being taken for a good apple by his beautiful family. He leaves everything and starts a garage in a village nestled at the bottom of the Gâtinais ... In front of the garage, there is a lovely inn, run by Barbara: a beautiful woman, disconcerting, mysterious, unpredictable. Their encounter will spark ...

Markimdb: 7.3
CharactersFamily, Fathers, Neighbors, Housewives, Mothers
PlotAdventure, Competitions, Parenting

A family comedy narrated by Katie, a strong-willed mother, raising her flawed family in a wealthy town filled with perfect wives and their perfect offspring.

Markimdb: 8
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CharactersWitch, Pregnant, Actors, Housewives
PlotObsession, Supernatural, Dreams
StylePsychological problems, Gothic, Disturbing

A young couple moves into an infamous New York apartment building to start a family. Things become frightening as Rosemary begins to suspect her unborn baby isn't safe around their strange neighbors.

Markimdb: 5.5
CharactersFamily, Brides, Housewives
PlaceRussia, Moscow
StyleLight, Fascinating, Fancy, Black humor

The family, the tenant, the wedding, the businessman, the neighbors, the poor child and the run over. 7 black comedy stories of a dysfunctional society.

Markimdb: 4.7
Genrefantastic, thriller, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersHackers, Robots, Androids
PlotRevenge, Artificial Intelligence

In 2040, a female humanoid A.I. is hacked by her husband and forced to kidnap the U.S. vice president's son and execute him on live TV, as the culprit seeks revenge for his own son's death.

Markimdb: 6.7
CharactersFamily, Partners, Housewives
PlotLoneliness, Happiness, Competitions
StyleInspirational, Deep Meaning, Serious

Agnes is a woman who has reached her early 40s without ever venturing far from home, family or the tight-knit immigrant community in which she was raised by her widowed father. That begins to change in a quietly dramatic fashion when Agnes receives a jigsaw puzzle as a birthday gift and experiences the heady thrill of not only doing something she enjoys, but being very, very good at it.

Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, short
CharactersGay, Babysitting, Writers, Girlfriends, Housewives
PlotMoney, Friendship, Loneliness
PlaceMetro, Hospitals, Hotels, USA, New York
StyleTo cry, Smart, Tense, Touching

Desperate to be rid of her toddler, a dissatisfied Beverly Hills housewife hires a stranger to babysit and ends up getting much more than she bargained for.

Markimdb: 6.7
CharactersAnimals, Police, Family, Fathers, Housewives
PlotLove, Cheating
StyleFascinating, Serious

São Paulo, 2007. Santana works as a dogcatcher, picking up stray animals. He is a friendly guy, averse to trouble, who has always kept violence away from the doorsteps of his home. One day, he catches a very big dog in a school. Some days later, comes the animal's owner: Babyface, a sociopath ex-cop. The man is furious, considering his dog to be "kidnapped", and demands immediate restitution of his pet. But the dog is not coming back: according to the law, the animal was put to sleep. In a misunderstanding, Babyface argue with Santana, blaming him for his pet's death. From this moment on, Santana's life will be completely changed.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, family, biography, history, sport
CharactersAnimals, Horses, Housewives
PlotOn real events, Sports, Competitions, Rivalry
StyleExciting, To cry, Inspirational, Touching, Serious

Housewife and mother Penny Chenery agrees to take over her ailing father's Virginia-based Meadow Stables, despite her lack of horse-racing knowledge. Against all odds, Chenery - with the help of veteran trainer Lucien Laurin - manages to navigate the male-dominated business, ultimately fostering the first Triple Crown winner in 25 years.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, biography
CharactersLawyers, Businessmen, Single mothers
PlotOn real events, Investigation, Success, Justice, Rivalry
PlaceSmall cities
StyleInspirational, Fascinating, Touching

A twice-divorced mother of three who sees an injustice, takes on the bad guy and wins -- with a little help from her push-up bra. Erin goes to work for an attorney and comes across medical records describing illnesses clustered in one nearby town. She starts investigating and soon exposes a monumental cover-up.

Markimdb: 5
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersTeens, Housewives
PlotFriendship, Uprising
PlaceBoarding school
StyleSoulful, Fascinating, Touching

When Sam learns his mother cannot afford to send him to another school after he is kicked out, he and his friends start their own escort service for mature women to pay for his tuition.

Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama
PlotMotorcycles, Death, Political, Snow, Funeral
PlaceVillage, Mountains
StyleLight, Soulful, Fascinating

Nora is a young housewife and mother, living in a quaint little village with her husband and their two sons. The Swiss countryside is untouched by the major social upheavals the movement of 1968 has brought about. Nora’s life is not affected either; she is a quiet person who is liked by everybody – until she starts to publicly fight for women’s suffrage, which the men are due to vote on in a ballot on February 7, 1971.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUSA, France
CharactersPsychotherapists, Housewives
PlotObsession, Loneliness, Mental disorders, Depression
StylePsychological problems, Serious, Disturbing

Hunter, a newly pregnant housewife, finds herself increasingly compelled to consume dangerous objects. As her husband and his family tighten their control over her life, she must confront the dark secret behind her new obsession.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersPhotographers, Housewives
PlotLove, Loneliness
StyleRomantic, Atmospheric, Heartbreaking

Photographer Robert Kincaid wanders into the life of housewife Francesca Johnson for four days in the 1960s.

CharactersLesbians, Strong women, Writers, Terminally ill, Poets
PlotMental disorders, Depression
StylePsychological problems, Soulful, By books, Fascinating, Intellectual

"The Hours" is the story of three women searching for more potent, meaningful lives. Each is alive at a different time and place, all are linked by their yearnings and their fears. Their stories intertwine, and finally come together in a surprising, transcendent moment of shared recognition.

Markimdb: 5.8
Genrethriller, comedy, crime
PlotRobbery, Bank robbery, Passion, Money, Cheating

Three female employees of the Federal Reserve plot to steal money that is about to be destroyed.

Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersCooks, Housewives
PlaceLos Angeles
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Touching

Mexican immigrant and single mother Flor Moreno finds housekeeping work with Deborah and John Clasky, a well-off couple with two children of their own. When Flor admits she can't handle the schedule because of her daughter, Cristina, Deborah decides they should move into the Clasky home. Cultures clash and tensions run high as Flor and the Claskys struggle to share space while raising their children on their own, and very different, terms.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, France
CharactersFBI, Friends, Housewives
PlotTravel, Friendship, Chase, Fate, Freedom
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Fascinating

Whilst on a short weekend getaway, Louise shoots a man who had tried to rape Thelma. Due to the incriminating circumstances, they make a run for it and thus a cross country chase ensues for the two fugitives. Along the way, both women rediscover the strength of their friendship and surprising aspects of their personalities and self-strengths in the trying times.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
CharactersFamily, Housewives
PlotLoneliness, Depression, Jealousy, Fate, Moving
PlaceParis, Party
StylePsychological problems, Heartbreaking, Serious, Retro

A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children. Based on a novel by Richard Yates.

Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CharactersTerminally ill, Housewives
PlotTime travel

In 1973, the 20-year-old Svante has a heart condition that the doctors cannot fix. When he has a breakdown on a subway platform, a strange train suddenly appears. He steps into the subway car filled with wonder, without knowing that the destination is the future. In the future he meets Elsa and together they must solve Svante's problems and figure out how to live together when they are from two different eras.

Markimdb: 7.8
Genrecomedy, drama, family
CharactersTeachers, Cooks, Friends, Losers, Housewives
PlotWedding, Life, Friendship, Family life
PlaceNew York
StyleFascinating, Touching

ENGLISH VINGLISH is the story of a woman who does not know English and is made to feel insecure by her family and society at large. Circumstances make her determined to overcome this insecurity, master the language, and teach the world a lesson on the way to becoming a self assured and confident woman.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersFamily, Housewives

A henpecked housewife ekes out a meager existence, surrounded by a host of colorful characters: her ungrateful husband, her delinquent sons, her headstrong mother-in-law, and her sex worker neighbor, among others.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama, short

The story of a middle aged woman with small children whose life is shaken up when two free-spirited twenty-somethings move in across the street.

Markimdb: 8.2
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersLosers, Housewives
PlotMental disorders
PlaceLos Angeles
StylePsychological problems, Action, Soulful, Depressive, Serious

Mabel Longhetti, desperate and lonely, is married to a Los Angeles municipal construction worker, Nick. Increasingly unstable, especially in the company of others, she craves happiness, but her extremely volatile behavior convinces Nick that she poses a danger to their family and decides to commit her to an institution for six months. Alone with a trio of kids to raise on his own, he awaits her return, which holds more than a few surprises.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA, France
CharactersPsychiatrists, Housewives, Gardeners
PlotFriendship, Divorce
TimeNew Year
StyleAction, Soulful

In 1950s Connecticut, a housewife faces a marital crisis and mounting racial tensions in the outside world.

Markimdb: 4.8
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Canada, Germany
CharactersSanta Claus, Housewives
PlotSurvival, Death, Dolls, Seduction
TimeNew Year
StyleTense, Depressive, Serious, Disturbing

A suburban housewife is forced to fend for herself when she becomes stranded in a desolate forest with four murderous thugs.

Markimdb: 5.5
Genreaction, drama, crime
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersMafia, Gangsters
PlotGambling, Money, Friendship, Weapon, Power
PlacePrison, USA, New York
StyleUnexpected ending, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Serious

After a group of Irish mobsters in Hell's Kitchen are sentenced to jail, their wives take their place—and do as good of a job, if not better.