Movies about maids

List of the best movies about handmaids selected by visitors to our site: Knives Out, Downton Abbey, The Fanatic, La Llorona, The Chambermaid, The Favourite, Lizzie, Roma, Thoroughbreds, Mary Poppins Returns.

In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Knives Out (2019)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective
CharactersFamily, Writers, Detectives, Maids, Dogs, Lawyers, Old man
PlotInvestigation, Cheating, Intrigue, Chase
PlaceEstate, Mansions
StyleFascinating, Exciting, Atmospheric, For men

    When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan's untimely death.

    Downton Abbey (2019)
    Mark6 (imdb: 7.4)
    Genremelodrama, drama
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    CharactersHorses, Gay, Maids, Drivers
    PlotIntrigue, Dancing, Weapon
    PlaceEngland, Trains, Country houses

      The beloved Crawleys and their intrepid staff prepare for the most important moment of their lives. A royal visit from the King and Queen of England will unleash scandal, romance and intrigue that will leave the future of Downton hanging in the balance.

      The Fanatic (2019)
      Mark6 (imdb: 4.1)
      CharactersActors, Maids, Autistic
      PlotPursuit, Obsession, Mental disorders
      StyleUnexpected ending, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing

        A rabid film fan stalks his favorite action hero and destroys the star's life.

        La Llorona (2019)
        Markimdb: 6.6
        PlotDeath, Funeral

          Accused of the genocide of Mayan people, retired general Enrique is trapped in his mansion by massive protests. Abandoned by his staff, the indignant old man and his family must face the devastating truth of his actions and the growing sense that a wrathful supernatural force is targeting them for his crimes.

          The Chambermaid (2019)
          Markimdb: 7.1
          PlaceHotels, Mexico

            Eve, a young chambermaid at a luxurious Mexico City hotel, confronts the monotony of long workdays with quiet examinations of forgotten belongings and budding friendships that nourish her newfound and determined dream for a better life.

            The Favourite (2018)
            Mark5.6 (imdb: 7.5)
            Genredrama, biography, history
            CountryRepublic of Ireland, United Kingdom, USA
            CharactersKings, Maids, Lesbians
            PlotRivalry, Jealousy, Political, Intrigue, Love triangle, Cheating
            Time18th century

              England, early 18th century. The close relationship between Queen Anne and Sarah Churchill is threatened by the arrival of Sarah's cousin, Abigail Hill, resulting in a bitter rivalry between the two cousins to be the Queen's favourite.

              Lizzie (2018)
              Markimdb: 5.8
              Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective, biography
              CharactersMaids, Lesbians, Gay, Lawyers, Sisters, Birds, Photographers
              PlotDeath, Investigation, Money, Weapon
              PlacePrison, Trains, Court
              Time19th century

                Massachusetts, 1892. An unmarried woman of 32 and a social outcast, Lizzie lives a claustrophobic life under her father's cold and domineering control. When Bridget Sullivan, a young maid, comes to work for the family, Lizzie finds a sympathetic, kindred spirit, and a secret intimacy soon blossoms into a wicked plan.

                Roma (2018)
                Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.7)
                CountryMexico, USA
                CharactersParents, Family, Maids, Dogs, Astronauts, Trainers
                PlotRelationship, Everyday life, Martial Arts, Weapon, Death, Earthquake, Cars
                PlaceMexico, Sea, Aircraft, Beach

                  In 1970s Mexico City, two domestic workers help a mother of four while her husband is away for an extended period of time.

                  Thoroughbreds (2018)
                  Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
                  Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime
                  CharactersFriends, Dogs, Maids, Horses, Girlfriends
                  PlotMoney, Weapon, Computers, Chess, Mental disorders
                  PlaceMansions, Party
                  StyleExciting, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing

                    Two teenage girls in suburban Connecticut rekindle their unlikely friendship after years of growing apart. In the process, they learn that neither is what she seems to be, and that a murder might solve both of their problems.

                    Mary Poppins Returns (2018)
                    Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
                    Genrefantasy, comedy, musical, family
                    CountryUSA, United Kingdom
                    CharactersDogs, Lawyers, Maids, Brothers, Fathers
                    PlotAdventure, Abduction, Parenting, Chase
                    StyleKind, For children, For winter evenings, Womens in main roles, Light, Soulful, Atmospheric, Disney

                      In Depression-era London, a now-grown Jane and Michael Banks, along with Michael's three children, are visited by the enigmatic Mary Poppins following a personal loss. Through her unique magical skills, and with the aid of her friend Jack, she helps the family rediscover the joy and wonder missing in their lives.

                      The Little Stranger (2018)
                      Markimdb: 5.5
                      Genrehorror, thriller, melodrama, drama
                      CountryUnited Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, France
                      CharactersDogs, Maids
                      PlotSupernatural, Investigation, Mystery, Death, Funeral, Ghosts
                      PlaceEstate, Country houses
                      StyleBy books, Depressive

                        In a dusty post-war summer in rural Warwickshire, a doctor is called to a patient at lonely Hundreds Hall. Home to the Ayres family for over two centuries, the Georgian house is now in decline. But are the Ayreses haunted by something more sinister than a dying way of life?

                        Luis and the Aliens (2018)
                        Mark5.4 (imdb: 6)
                        Genrefantastic, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
                        CountryGermany, Luxembourg, Denmark
                        CharactersAliens, Childrens, Maids, Neighbors, Couriers
                        PlotUFO, Obsession
                        PlaceSmall cities
                        StyleFor children

                          The story 11-year-old Luis who makes friends with three loveable little aliens, who crash their UFO into his house. In return for Luis' help in finding the home-shopping channel stuff they came for, they save Luis from boarding school - and an exciting adventure follows.

                          Sir (2018)
                          Markimdb: 7.7
                          Genremelodrama, drama
                          CountryIndia, France
                          CharactersMaids, Widows
                          PlotLove, Dreams
                          StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, Romantic

                            A young widow is hired as the domestic helper for a wealthy architect, but social divides come to the fore as an unlikely attraction grows between them.

                            An Ordinary Man (2018)
                            Markimdb: 5.5
                            Genrethriller, drama, military
                            CountrySerbia, USA
                            CharactersMaids, Bodyguards

                              A war criminal in hiding forms a relationship with his only connection to the outside world - his maid.

                              Madame (2017)
                              Markimdb: 6.1
                              Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
                              CharactersMaids, Rich
                              PlotLove, Relationship

                                Adding a little spice to a waning marriage, Anne and Bob, a wealthy and well-connected American couple, move into a manor house in romantic Paris. While preparing a particularly luxurious dinner for sophisticated international friends, our hostess discovers there are 13 guests. Panic-stricken, Anne insists her loyal maid Maria disguise herself as a mysterious Spanish noble woman to even out the numbers. But a little too much wine and some playful chat lead Maria to accidentally endear herself to a dandy British art broker. Their budding romance will have Anne chasing her maid around Paris and finally plotting to destroy this most unexpected and joyous love affair.

                                Beatriz at Dinner (2017)
                                Markimdb: 6
                                Genrecomedy, drama
                                CharactersParents, Businessmen, Nurses, Billionaires, Dogs, Lawyers, Maids, Singers, Poor, Guitarists
                                PlotLove, Jealousy, Relationship, Racing, Money, Cancer, Computers
                                PlaceParty, Hospitals, USA, Hotels, Beach

                                  Beatriz, an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a health practitioner. Doug Strutt is a cutthroat, self-satisfied billionaire. When these two opposites meet at a dinner party, their worlds collide, and neither will ever be the same.

                                  Oh Lucy! (2017)
                                  Markimdb: 6.8
                                  Genrecomedy, drama
                                  CountryJapan, USA
                                  CharactersMothers, Sisters, Maids, Deer, Teachers, Taxi drivers, Fathers
                                  PlotLove, The escape, Loneliness, Pursuit, Money
                                  PlaceJapan, Office, USA, Aircraft, Trains

                                    A lonely, chain-smoking office lady in Tokyo falls for her teacher when she decides to take English lessons. When her teacher disappears, she sets out on a journey to find him.

                                    How to Be a Latin Lover (2017)
                                    Markimdb: 6
                                    Genrecomedy, drama
                                    CharactersCats, Maids, Single mothers, Architects, Singers, Drivers
                                    PlotDancing, Money, Motorcycles, Computers, Seduction, Tennis
                                    PlaceUSA, Party, Trains

                                      An aging Latin lover gets dumped by his sugar mama and must fend for himself in a harsh world.

                                      Simran (2017)
                                      Markimdb: 5.1
                                      Genrethriller, drama, crime
                                      PlotBank robbery

                                        A Gujarati housekeeper working in the United States, allows her ambitions to overpower her which leads her to get involved in the world of crime.

                                        The Mansion (2017)
                                        Markimdb: 4.6
                                        Genrehorror, comedy
                                        CountryFrance, Belgium
                                        CharactersDogs, Maids, Students, Snake, Owls
                                        PlotDeath, Dancing

                                          A band of students comes to celebrate the New Year in an old manor house isolated from everything. But soon after their arrival, strange events disrupt the atmosphere, before the party turns squarely to the nightmare ...