Movies about sisters

List of the best movies about sisters selected by visitors to our site: We Have Always Lived in the Castle, Sextuplets, National Theatre Live: Fleabag, Marriage Story, Beanpole, The Aeronauts, The Knight Before Christmas, The End of the Season, Last Christmas, The Farewell
In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
We Have Always Lived in the Castle (2019)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:51
CharactersHermits, Sisters, Family
PlotRevenge, Fate, Mental disorders
PlaceEstate
StyleTense, Gothic, Action, Heavy, Depressive, Disturbing

In Shirleyville, Vermont, during the sixties, sisters Merricat and Constance, along with their ailing uncle Julian, confined to a wheelchair, live isolated in a big mansion located on the hill overlooking the town, tormented by the memories of a family tragedy occurred six years ago. The arrival of cousin Charles will threaten the fragile equilibrium of their minds, haunted by madness, fear and superstition.

Sextuplets (2019)
Mark6 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:31
CharactersTeens, Family, Brothers, Sisters, Twins
StyleLight

An expecting father-to-be discovers he has many other siblings and tries to track them down before his baby is born.

National Theatre Live: Fleabag (2019)
Markimdb: 8.6
Genrecomedy
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersSisters, Girlfriends

Fleabag may seem oversexed, emotionally unfiltered and self-obsessed, but that's just the tip of the iceberg. With family and friendships under strain and a guinea pig café struggling to keep afloat, Fleabag suddenly finds herself with nothing to lose.

Marriage Story (2019)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersCats, Lawyers, Actors, Sisters, Singers
PlotDivorce
TimeHalloween

A stage director and an actress struggle through a grueling, coast-to-coast divorce that pushes them to their personal extremes.

Beanpole (2019)
Mark5.6 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama
CountryRussia
Duration02:17
CharactersSisters, Dogs, Nurses
PlotSurvival, Dancing, Snow
PlaceRussia, Party, St. Petersburg
TimeGraduation
StyleTouching, Soulful

Set in post-WWII Leningrad as two female soldiers return from war and attempt to rebuild their lives in the ravaged city.

The Aeronauts (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama, adventure, biography
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersDogs, Scientists, Sisters, Old man
PlotSurvival, Dancing, Snow

In 1862, daredevil balloon pilot Amelia Wren teams up with pioneering meteorologist James Glaisher to advance human knowledge of the weather and fly higher than anyone in history. While breaking records and advancing scientific discovery, their voyage to the very edge of existence helps the unlikely pair find their place in the world they have left far below them. But they face physical and emotional challenges in the thin air, as the ascent becomes a fight for survival.

The Knight Before Christmas (2019)
Markimdb: 5.5
CharactersHorses, Knights, Sisters
PlotTime travel

A medieval English knight is magically transported to present day where he ends up falling for a high school science teacher.

The End of the Season (2019)
Markimdb: 4.6
CharactersSisters
PlotDreams, Everyday life, Relationship
PlaceSmall cities

Three sisters, who by the will of historical circumstances turned out to be outside of Russia, live in a small Baltic town. Just like the Chekhov sisters, they dream of returning to Moscow. But fate has other types of them.

Last Christmas (2019)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersSisters, Elves
PlotHolidays
TimeNew Year
StyleCute, Fascinating, Touching, Soulful, Unexpected ending

Kate is a young woman subscribed to bad decisions. Her last date with disaster? That of having accepted to work as Santa's elf for a department store. However, she meets Tom there. Her life takes a new turn. For Kate, it seems too good to be true.

The Farewell (2019)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersWriters, Family, Dogs, Sisters, Photographers, Artists, Old man, Cooks
PlotDeath, Dancing, Money, Mystery, Happiness
PlaceChina, Japan, Hotels
StyleTo cry, Atmospheric, Makes me think

A headstrong Chinese-American woman returns to China when her beloved grandmother is given a terminal diagnosis. Billi struggles with her family's decision to keep grandma in the dark about her own illness as they all stage an impromptu wedding to see grandma one last time.

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Queen of Hearts (2019)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrethriller
CountryDenmark, Sweden
Duration01:56
CharactersFamily, Lawyers, Sisters
PlotTreason, Relationship, Love, Love with age difference
TimeNew Year
StyleMakes me think

Anne, a brilliant and dedicated advocacy lawyer specialising in society’s most vulnerable, children and young adults, lives what appears to be the picture-perfect life with her doctor-husband, Peter, and their twin daughters. When her estranged teenage stepson, Gustav, moves in with them, Anne’s escalating desire leads her down a dangerous rabbit hole which, once exposed, unleashes a sequence of events destined to destroy her world.

Luce (2019)
Mark5 (imdb: 6.7)
Genredrama, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Parents, Sisters
PlotPolitical, Parenting, Adoption, Computers, Internet, Mental disorders
PlaceSchool, USA, Party
StyleMakes me think, Tense

A star athlete and top student, Luce's idealized image is challenged by one of his teachers when his unsettling views on political violence come to light, putting a strain on family bonds while igniting intense debates on race and identity.

47 Meters Down: Uncaged (2019)
Markimdb: 5
Genrehorror
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:57
CharactersGirlfriends, Sharks, Sisters, Fish
PlotSurvival, Diving
PlaceSea, Caves, Mexico
StyleDisturbing, Tense

A group of backpackers diving in a ruined underwater city discover that they have stumbled into the territory of the ocean's deadliest shark species.

Blow the Man Down (2019)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genredrama, crime
CountryUSA
CharactersSisters
PlotInvestigation, Snow, Funeral, Blackmail, Cold
PlaceSmall cities
TimeWinter

While grieving for the loss of their mother, the Connolly sisters suddenly find they have a crime to cover up, leading them deep into the underbelly of their salty Maine fishing village.

Standing Up for Sunny (2019)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryAustralia
CharactersComedians, Sisters, Singers
PlotLove, Radio

An isolated guy with cerebral palsy is railroaded into helping an unassertive comedienne, and finds love and acceptance through stand-up comedy.

Sibel (2019)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama
CountryTurkey, France, Germany, Luxembourg
CharactersSisters, Snake
PlaceTurkey

25-year-old Sibel lives with her father and sister in a secluded village in the mountains of Turkey’s Black Sea region. Sibel is a mute, but she communicates by using the ancestral whistled language of the area.

Tall Girl (2019)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:37
CharactersSisters
PlotDancing
PlaceUSA, Party
TimeGraduation
StyleTouching, Soulful

Jodi, the tallest girl in her high school, has always felt uncomfortable in her own skin. But after years of slouching, being made fun of, and avoiding attention at all costs, Jodi finally decides to find the confidence to stand tall.

Someone, Somewhere (2019)
Markimdb: 6.7
CharactersCats, Sisters
PlotDepression, Dancing, Snow, Loneliness, Social Media
PlaceMountains, Night Clubs
TimeNew Year

Rémy and Mélanie are thirty years old and live in the same district in Paris. She multiplies missed appointments on social networks while he struggles to meet. Both victims of this loneliness of the big cities, at the time hyper connected where one thinks however that to meet should be simpler ... Two individuals, two courses. Without knowing it, they take two roads that will lead them in the same direction ... that of a love story?

A Hidden Life (2019)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, military, biography, history
CountryUSA, United Kingdom, Germany
CharactersSisters, Singers, Artists, Farmers, Priests
PlotDancing, Motorcycles, Love, Betrayal, Happiness, On real events
PlaceTrains, Prison, Court, Berlin, Mountains, Village

The story of an unsung hero, Franz Jägerstätter, who refused to fight for the Nazis in World War II. Based on real events.

Little Women (2019)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersSisters, Poor, Writers
PlotDancing, Money
PlaceSchool
TimeNew Year

Four sisters come of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War.

Look Away (2018)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrethriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:13
CharactersLosers, Sisters, Teens
PlotSupernatural, Revenge, Snow
PlaceSchool
TimeGraduation
StyleDepressive, Creepy

A timid and reclusive 18-year-old high school student is alienated by her parents and ruthlessly rejected by her peers. Desperate and isolated, she confides in her own reflection — and in the mirror she finds her imagined evil twin, someone who supports her, encourages her and knows all her secret desires. When the “girls” trade places, repressed sexuality and a ferocious violence erupt with a dangerous sense of freedom.

Please Stand By (2018)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:35
CharactersSisters, Autistic, Dogs, Single mothers, Photographers, Singers
PlotTravel, Motorcycles, Money, Missing people, Computers
PlaceSpace
StyleTo cry, Fascinating, Light

A young autistic woman runs away from her caregiver in order to boldly go and deliver her 500-page Star Trek script to a writing competition in Hollywood. On an adventure full of laughter and tears, Wendy follows the guiding spirit of Mr. Spock on her journey into the unknown.

Mary Queen of Scots (2018)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.3)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:04
CharactersKings, Strong women, Sisters, Gay
PlotPolitical, Intrigue, Rivalry, Betrayal
PlaceEngland, Scotland
Time16th century
StyleWomens in main roles, Depressive, Fascinating

In 1561, Mary Stuart, widow of the King of France, returns to Scotland, reclaims her rightful throne and menaces the future of Queen Elizabeth I as ruler of England, because she has a legitimate claim to the English throne. Betrayals, rebellions, conspiracies and their own life choices imperil both Queens. They experience the bitter cost of power, until their tragic fate is finally fulfilled.

Clay Pit (2018)
Mark5 (imdb: 4.7)
Genredrama
CountryRussia
Duration01:18
CharactersSisters
PlotTreason, Love triangle, Love
PlaceSmall cities, Russia

In the Russian provinces life seems to have frozen since the 1990s. Here you can hide from the worries of the big world, and heal the wounds of the soul. Thus argues Mila, having decided to return home to the mother’s house after an unsuccessful attempt “to conquer Moscow”. Mila’s sister Galya also wants happiness without thinking about the price. The passion that is aroused in the women by Rustam, a young handsome man from Central Asia, disrupts the family peace. A terrible enlightenment awaits the participants of this family drama.

Sara's Notebook (2018)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrethriller, drama, adventure, detective
CountrySpain
Duration01:35
CharactersSisters, Lifeguards, Reporters
PlotAbduction, Weapon, Missing people
StyleDisturbing

Laura has spent years looking for her sister Sara who went missing in the depths of the jungle in the Congo. Neither the NGO she works for, nor the embassy, have news on her whereabouts until a photo appears of Sara in a mining town. Apparently, Sara is being held captive by The Hawk, the fearsome rebel leader who controls the mafias behind the prized mineral coltan.

The Soul Conductor (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 4.2)
Genrehorror, thriller
CountryRussia
Duration01:26
CharactersSisters, Serial killers, Maniacs
PlotSuperpowers, Ghosts, Investigation
PlaceRussia, Moscow
StyleTense

Katya has a powerful gift: she sees ghosts. When her twin sister disappears, Katya begins a desperate search. Police insist her sister doesn’t exist, that she is a figment of Katya’s twisted imagination. However, during her search Katya discovers that there is a serial killer loose on the streets, and her sister is one of his victims. There is still hope to save her, but in a dark and mysterious city full of secrets, you can’t trust anyone. Not even yourself...

Euphoria (2018)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genredrama, adventure, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, Sweden, Germany
Duration02:17
CharactersSisters, Friends, Girlfriends, Rich
PlotTime travel, Death, Cancer, Sects, Holidays
PlaceHelicopters, Nature
StyleDepressive, Makes me think

The story of two sisters on a journey, where they try to get close to each other and approach the tough questions in life. Euphoria is a contemporary drama about responsibility and reconciliation, in a world where these concepts are gradually being lost.

Woman at War (2018)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryIceland, France, Ukraine
Duration01:44
CharactersStrong women, Orphans, Dogs, Twins, Sisters, Farmers, Tourists
PlotAdoption
PlaceNature, Prison, Ukraine, Helicopters
StyleFor girls

Halla declares a one-woman-war on the local aluminium industry. She is prepared to risk everything to protect the pristine Icelandic Highlands she loves… Until an orphan unexpectedly enters her life.

Skin (2018)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genremelodrama, drama, crime, biography
CountryUSA, Canada, Brazil, China
CharactersDogs, Sisters, Orphans, FBI
PlotParenting, Weapon
PlaceUSA

A destitute young man, raised by racist skinheads and notorious among white supremacists, turns his back on hatred and violence to transform his life, with the help of a black activist and the woman he loves.

Ghostland (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
CountryFrance, Canada
Duration01:23
CharactersWriters, Maniacs, Captives, Sisters, Serial killers
PlotGhosts, Supernatural, Fear, Survival
StyleCreepy, Tense, Disturbing, Action, Heavy, Exciting

A mother of two inherits a home from her aunt. On the first night in the new home she is confronted with murderous intruders and fights for her daughters' lives. Sixteen years later the daughters reunite at the house, and that is when things get strange...

Rolling to You (2018)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryFrance, Belgium
Duration01:44
CharactersBusinessmen, Rich, Disabled people, Sisters
PlotSeduction, Date, Funeral
StyleSoulful, Light, Cute

Jocelyn is a selfish and misogynist businessman. He tries to seduce a young pretty woman by pretending to be handicapped, till the day he meets her sister, who is also in a wheelchair.

Return of the Hero (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrecomedy, history
CountryFrance, Belgium
Duration01:59
CharactersSisters, Horses
PlotSeduction, Dancing, Death
PlaceFrance
Time19th century
StyleLight, For girls, For a cozy evening, For men

1809, France. Captain Neuville is called to the front, leaving his future bride heartbroken. Her sister decides to write letters on his behalf to cheer her up.

The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.1)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryGermany, Sweden, USA
Duration01:55
CharactersSpy, Journalists, Sisters, Hackers, Lesbians, Snipers, Spiders, Terrorists
PlotPads, Investigation, Martial Arts, Motorcycles
PlaceCasino
StyleBy books, Fascinating, Action, Gothic, Unexpected ending, Smart

In Stockholm, Sweden, hacker Lisbeth Salander is hired by Frans Balder, a computer engineer, to retrieve a program that he believes it is too dangerous to exist.

King Lear (2018)
Mark5.4 (imdb: 6.2)
Genredrama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:57
CharactersHermits, Kings, Family, Sisters
PlotRivalry, Political
StyleMakes me think, Depressive, Heavy

An aging King invites disaster, when he abdicates to his corrupt, toadying daughters, and rejects his loving and honest one.

Lake Placid: Legacy (2018)
Markimdb: 3.5
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller
CountrySouth Africa
CharactersCrocodiles, Students, Sisters
PlotDeath, Chase
PlaceLake, Islands

A group of young explorers discover a secret area hidden from all maps and GPS devices. When they reach the center of the lake, they discover an abandoned facility that houses one of the largest, and deadliest apex-predators known to man.

The Year of Spectacular Men (2018)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:57
CharactersSisters, Actors
PlotMoving, Depression

In the year after graduating college, Izzy struggles to navigate the seemingly incessant failures of adulthood, the reality of a substandard dating pool and a debilitating fear of top-sheets, all in between X-Files marathons. Comically unsuccessful in love over the course the year, including five half-hearted relationships with astoundingly self-centered men, Izzy resigns herself to the support of her mother and sister, who are struggling with their own relationship problems. Seeing herself in them, Izzy gradually gains the confidence to be honest and vulnerable.

I Kill Giants (2018)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrethriller, fantasy, drama
CountryBelgium, United Kingdom, USA, China
Duration02:10
CharactersWizards, Giants, Psychologists, Sisters, Monsters, Terminally ill
PlotCancer, Death, Funeral, Fear
PlaceSchool, Sea, Beach
StyleAtmospheric, Heavy

Sophia, a new high school student, tries to make friends with Barbara, who tells her that “she kills giants,” protecting this way her hometown and its inhabitants, who do not understand her strange behavior.

Bad Times at the El Royale (2018)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:03
CharactersKillers, Sisters, Criminals
PlotMystery, Weapon, Death, Survival, Money, Cheating
PlaceHotels
StyleIncredible, Exciting, Unexpected ending, Tense, Disturbing

Lake Tahoe, 1969. Seven strangers, each one with a secret to bury, meet at El Royale, a decadent motel with a dark past. In the course of a fateful night, everyone will have one last shot at redemption.

Lizzie (2018)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:00
CharactersMaids, Lesbians, Gay, Lawyers, Sisters, Birds, Photographers
PlotDeath, Investigation, Money, Weapon
PlacePrison, Trains, Court
Time19th century
StyleTense

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.

A Simple Favor (2018)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrethriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:25
CharactersSisters, Single mothers, Artists
PlotMissing people, Investigation, Mystery, Blackmail, Death, Cheating
PlaceLake, Small cities
StyleAction, Exciting, Disturbing, Fascinating

Stephanie, a dedicated mother and popular vlogger, befriends Emily, a mysterious upper-class woman whose son Nicky attends the same school as Miles, Stephanie's son. When Emily asks her to pick Nicky up from school and then disappears, Stephanie undertakes an investigation that will dive deep into Emily's cloudy past.

If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
Mark6.4 (imdb: 7.1)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:59
CharactersLawyers, Sisters, Jews
PlotLove, Investigation, Money, Religious, Justice
PlacePrison, New York
StyleOscars

After her fiance is falsely imprisoned, a pregnant African-American woman sets out to clear his name and prove his innocence.

Dumplin' (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:45
CharactersFamily, Sisters, Single mothers, Strong women
PlotContests, Dancing
PlaceSmall cities
StyleInspirational, Touching, Light

To prove a point about measuring up and fitting in, Texas teen Willowdean “Dumplin’” Dickson enters a local pageant run by her ex-beauty queen mom.

Extinction (2018)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:44
CharactersSoldier, Sisters, Architects, Surgeons
PlotArtificial Intelligence, War, Survival, Death, Skirmishes, Chase, Cheating, Fear
PlaceSpaceships, Trains, Party
TimeFuture
StyleUnexpected ending, Light, Tense

A chief mechanic at a factory, haunted by apocalyptic nightmares, becomes a hero when Earth is invaded by a mysterious army bent on destruction.

Slender Man (2018)
Mark6.8 (imdb: 3.2)
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:27
CharactersSisters, Demons, Monsters
PlotInternet, Supernatural, Missing people, Death, Survival, Fear
PlaceSmall cities
StyleTense, Depressive, Gothic, Creepy, Unexpected ending

In a small town in Massachusetts, four high school girls perform a ritual in an attempt to debunk the lore of Slender Man. When one of the girls goes mysteriously missing, they begin to suspect that she is, in fact, his latest victim.

To All the Boys I've Loved Before (2018)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.1)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:57
CharactersTeens, Sisters
PlotFirst love
PlaceSchool, Scotland
StyleNetflix, By books, Cute, Touching, Soulful, Light, Worth watching

Lara Jean's love life goes from imaginary to out of control when her secret letters to every boy she's ever fallen for are mysteriously mailed out.

Every Day (2018)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrefantasy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:19
CharactersTeens, Sisters
PlotLove, Supernatural, Body exchange, Ghosts
StyleRomantic, To cry, Touching, Light, Fascinating, Cute

16-year old Rhiannon falls in love with a mysterious spirit named “A” that inhabits a different body every day. Feeling an unmatched connection, Rhiannon and “A” work each day to find each other, not knowing what the next day will bring.

The Miracle Season (2018)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 6.5)
Genredrama, sport
CountryUSA
Duration02:28
CharactersTeens, Trainers, Dogs, Sisters, Singers
PlotVolleyball, Sports, Dancing, Snow, Computers, Funeral, Happiness, On real events
PlaceParty
StyleInspirational, For girls, Touching, Heavy, Fascinating, Makes me think

After the tragic death of star volleyball player Caroline "Line" Found, a team of dispirited high school girls must band together under the guidance of their tough-love coach in hopes of winning the state championship!

Acrimony (2018)
Mark5.8 (imdb: 5.8)
Genrehorror, thriller, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:25
CharactersPsychologists, Strong women, Sisters
PlotDepression, Treason, Divorce, Love at first sight, Cheating
PlaceCollege
StyleFor girls, Heavy

A faithful wife takes action when it becomes clear to her that her devious husband has betrayed her.

Vice (2018)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:07
CharactersLesbians, Horses, Lawyers, Sisters, CIA, Terrorists
PlotPolitical, On real events, Power, Money
PlaceUSA

George W. Bush picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney's impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House Minority Whip and defense secretary. When Bush wins by a narrow margin, Cheney begins to use his newfound power to help reshape the country and the world.

Invisible Life (2019)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genremelodrama
CountryBrazil, Germany
CharactersSisters, Pianists
PlotDepression

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1950. In the conservative home of the Gusmão family, Eurídice and Guida are two inseparable sisters who support each other. While Guida can share with her younger sister the details of her romantic adventures, Eurídice finds in her older sister the encouragement she needs to pursue her dream of becoming a professional pianist.

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