Tags: movies similar to Ambivalence (2019) - full list
|Characters||Gay, Doctors, Family, Friends, Housewives|
|Plot||Love, Friendship, Love triangle, Mystery|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Psychological problems, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Makes me think|
During a dinner, a group of friends decide to share whatever text message or phone call they will receive during the evening - and all hell breaks loose.
|Characters||Blonde girls, Friends, Girlfriends|
|Plot||Love, Friendship, Love triangle, Growing up|
A pair of childhood friends reunite during their summer break from college and deal with a traumatizing experience from their past.
|Plot||Love, Revenge, Fight, The escape, Friendship|
|Place||Nature, Russia, Forest, Moscow|
|Style||Fascinating, Tense, Touching|
Two lovers escape into the woods after committing a crime
|Characters||Family, Writers, Fathers|
|Plot||Love, Time travel, Friendship, Death, Love triangle|
|Place||Aircraft, Islands, Russia, India|
|Style||Psychological problems, To cry, Soulful, Fascinating, Tense|
Igor, a Russian oligarch gets into a heated argument with Eva, his estranged daughter whilst traveling on his private jet. Igor orders the plane to land. As the plane touches down Eva disappears into the Goan jungle. Thus begins Igor's desperate search for his only daughter. A search that will bring him and Eva into contact with various characters who in turn are trying to find their own paths through life. Makar, a guy from Novosibirsk, who is desperately searching for enlightenment. Alexey and Kristina are ending their marriage here, while Dimon and Lenya are raising hell and pushing Goa to its partying limits. Kosmos the Guru ("just don't call him that") dispenses the chemicals that in a bat of an eyelid will take you to an alternate reality. There are different destinies here. There are a myriad of people. But all of them have one Motherland, which is easy not to love as long it is close to you
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Plot||Passion, Love triangle, Jealousy, Blackmail|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Exciting, Action, Twisted plot, Fascinating|
Millionaire industrialist Steven Taylor is a man who has everything but what he craves most: the love and fidelity of his wife. A hugely successful player in the New York financial world, he considers her to be his most treasured acquisition. But she needs more than simply the role of dazzling accessory.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Country||USA, Hong Kong|
|Characters||Mafia, Gangsters, Gangsters, Hired assassins, Police|
|Plot||Love, Skirmishes, Investigation, Betrayal, Chase|
|Style||Interesting, Unexpected ending, Action, Oscars, Fascinating|
To take down South Boston's Irish Mafia, the police send in one of their own to infiltrate the underworld, not realizing the syndicate has done likewise. While an undercover cop curries favor with the mob kingpin, a career criminal rises through the police ranks. But both sides soon discover there's a mole among them.
|Plot||Revenge, Friendship, Hostage, Pads|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Psychological problems, Fascinating, Makes me think, For men|
An unscrupulous debt collector who is a prominent member of the Moscow elite has just a few hours to refute an accusation that might cost him his job and his life.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, detective|
|Characters||Lesbians, Doctors, Psychiatrists|
|Plot||Cars, Investigation, Obsession, Mental disorders, Depression|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Psychological problems, Action, Fascinating, Smart|
A woman turns to prescription medication as a way of handling her anxiety concerning her husband's upcoming release from prison.
|Characters||Horses, Musicians, Students, Friends, Pianists|
|Plot||Love, Music, Loneliness, Death|
A story about a friendship between talented famous musician and eleven years old girl.
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama, adventure|
|Plot||Love, Apocalypse, End of the world, Friendship, Weapon|
|Style||Exciting, Psychological problems, Action, Fascinating, Tense|
A scientist readies a boat after his warnings of an Earth-destroying flood are ignored. However, after the disasters reach a peak level of destruction those who maligned the scientist now turn to him in desperation, as he and other refugees look to save the world and stop the disaster using the two Supercolliders on opposite sides of the Atlantic.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, biography|
|Country||New Zealand, Germany|
|Characters||Lesbians, Students, Friends|
|Plot||Love, On real events, Obsession, Friendship, Tennis|
Wealthy and precocious teenager Juliet transfers from England to New Zealand with her family, and soon befriends the quiet, brooding Pauline through their shared love of fantasy and literature. When their parents begin to suspect that their increasingly intense and obsessive bond is becoming unhealthy, the girls hatch a dark plan for those who threaten to keep them apart.
|Genre||thriller, comedy, drama|
|Characters||Teens, Teachers, Geniuses, Family, Friends|
|Plot||Love, On real events, Adventure, Relationship, Money|
|Style||Action, Fascinating, Serious|
Welcome to an exam-cheating business run by Lynn, a straight-A student who gets the idea for her business after helping Grace and Pat. Grace is a prominent school activist who can’t get the grades she needs. Pat is a filthy-rich boy who believes money can buy anything. Lynn’s business skyrockets and the money starts to flood in as scores of students offer her cold hard cash in exchange for exam answers.
|Plot||Friendship, Death, Hunting|
|Place||Village, Forest, Hotels|
|Style||Psychological problems, Action, Fascinating, Tense, Serious|
Two lifelong friends head up to an isolated Scottish Highlands village for a weekend hunting trip that descends into a never-ending nightmare as they attempt to cover up a horrific hunting accident.
|Plot||Friendship, Love triangle, Jealousy|
|Style||Psychological problems, Action, To cry, Fascinating, Tense|
A couple in love spends time away from civilization. The sudden arrival of the younger sister first, and then the girl's ex-boyfriend, violate the country idyll. Each of the heroes has his own plan for this weekend, and together they become hostages of the situation and participants in cruel psychological games. Falling in love gives way to passion, and innocent flirting causes jealousy and can lead to mortal danger.
|Genre||thriller, fantasy, melodrama, drama, detective|
|Country||USA, Czech Republic|
|Characters||Magician, Police, Friends, Wizards|
|Plot||Love, Adventure, Magic, Superpowers, Investigation|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Psychological problems, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Fascinating|
With his eye on a lovely aristocrat, a gifted illusionist named Eisenheim uses his powers to win her away from her betrothed, a crowned prince. But Eisenheim's scheme creates tumult within the monarchy and ignites the suspicion of a dogged inspector.
|Genre||thriller, fantasy, drama|
|Country||Germany, United Kingdom, Romania|
|Characters||Teens, Heroes, Friends, Wizards|
|Plot||War, Adventure, Superpowers, Friendship, Supernatural|
|Style||Exciting, Fascinating, Serious|
A 14-year-old orphan named Krabat flees the horrors of the 30 Years War by becoming an apprentice to an ominous master of a mysterious mill. Krabat is not only taught the craft of milling, but is also instructed in the sinister world of the darker arts. When the life of his friend and protector is threatened, Krabat must struggle to free himself from an evil sorcerer's control in a gripping fight for freedom, friendship and love.
|Characters||Dogs, Artists, Photographers, Friends, Girlfriends|
|Plot||Love, Passion, Cars, Fight, Money|
|Place||Psychiatric hospitals, Party, Deserts, Beach, USA|
|Style||Light, Fascinating, Makes me think|
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||Love, Friendship, Love triangle|
|Style||Psychological problems, To cry, Fascinating, Heavy, Touching|
She is a healer. A hermit. A Fool-in-God. She is a little over forty years old. She doesn’t disdain alcohol. She can be ridiculous, humiliated, offended. She has long been indifferent about herself. Everybody avoids her and is afraid of her, but secretly at night they all hurry to her home. After all, only she can get rid of their illnesses. For her, this is a damnation, and each time she swears that she won’t help people any more, but each time she is unable to refuse them. She knows that her gift will ruin her some time, but she continues to be the only chance of salvation for people.
|Genre||action, thriller, drama, adventure|
|Country||USA, Hong Kong, Croatia, France, Hungary|
|Characters||Horses, Knights, Thieves, Heroes, Criminals|
|Plot||Love, Fight, Slavery, Money, Friendship|
|Place||Village, Ships, England, Party, Deserts|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Exciting, Steampunk, Atmospheric, Fascinating|
A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown.
|Genre||thriller, drama, detective|
|Country||USA, Australia, China|
|Characters||Dogs, Gay, Strong women, Family, Friends|
|Plot||Love, Revenge, Relationship, Obsession, Friendship|
|Place||USA, Los Angeles|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Psychological problems, Twisted plot, Atmospheric, Tense|
A husband and wife try to reinvigorate their relationship but their lives are threatened by a "friend" from the husband's past who holds a horrifying secret about him, sending their world into a tailspin.
|Genre||horror, thriller, fantasy, drama|
|Characters||Blonde girls, Spiders, Friends, Insects, Old man|
|Plot||Love, Dancing, Relationship, Money, Death|
|Place||Forest, Hospitals, Lake, USA|
Theresa, a haunted young woman spiraling in the wake of profound loss, is torn between her fractured emotional state and the reality-altering effects of a potent cannabinoid drug.
|Genre||horror, thriller, drama, crime|
|Characters||Teens, Serial killers, Friends|
|Plot||Friendship, Love triangle, Insomnia|
|Place||Party, New York|
|Style||Fascinating, Heavy, Tense, Depressive, Disturbing|
Teenagers Zach and Josh have been best friends their whole lives, but when a gruesome accident leads to a cover-up, the secret drives a wedge between them and propels them down a rabbit hole of escalating paranoia and violence.
|Plot||Love, Passion, Relationship, Obsession, Love with age difference|
|Style||Romantic, Fascinating, Tense, Disturbing|
A newly appointed teacher finds herself being followed, and soon discovers that one of her own students is obsessed with her.
|Genre||thriller, drama, detective|
|Plot||Travel, Friendship, False accusations|
|Place||Prison, Women's Prison, China, Asia|
|Style||Fascinating, Makes me think, Serious|
Best friends Alice and Darlene take a trip to Thailand after graduating high school. In Thailand, they meet a captivating Australian man, who calls himself Nick Parks. Darlene is particularly smitten with Nick and convinces Alice to take Nick up on his offer to treat the two of them to what amounts to a day trip to Hong Kong. In the airport, the girls are seized by the police and shocked to discover that one of their bags contains heroin.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Plot||Robbery, Friendship, Love triangle, Jealousy, Rivalry|
|Place||Texas, USA, Small cities|
|Style||Action, Fascinating, Heavy, Depressive, Serious|
Three teenage friends get in way over their head when they cross a down-home crime syndicate. They hope to make a break for it and escape their dead-end existence in a cotton-mill town but get sucked into the seedy underbelly of organized crime when one of them steals from the wrong man.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, fantastic, thriller, thriller, drama, drama|
|Country||USA, Germany, Canada, France|
|Place||Bunker, New York|
|Style||Action, Tense, Depressive, Serious|
Survivors of a nuclear attack are grouped together for days in the basement of their apartment building, where fear and dwindling supplies wear away at their dynamic.
|Country||Denmark, Sweden, Netherlands|
|Characters||Family, Students, Journalists, Friends, Lovers|
|Plot||Love, Friendship, Death, Love triangle, Jealousy|
|Style||Exciting, Fascinating, Tense, Makes me think, Touching|
Erik, a lecturer in architecture, inherits his father’s large old house in Hellerup, north of Copenhagen. His wife Anna, a well-known television newscaster, suggests that they invite their friends to come and live with them. In this way she hopes to evade the boredom that has begun to seep into their marriage. Before long, a dozen women, men and children move into the country house, make collective decisions, engage in discussions and go swimming together in the nearby Øresund strait. They also rub each other up the wrong way on account of their smaller and larger idiosyncrasies. Their fragile equilibrium threatens to come undone when Erik falls in love with his student Emma and the young woman moves into the house. Fourteen-year-old Freja, daughter of Erik and Anna, aloofly observes these goings-on and seeks her own way.
|Genre||thriller, melodrama, drama|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Plot||Love, Chess, Obsession, Death, Love triangle|
|Style||Soulful, Gloomy, Depressive, Serious|
The story of a husband who suspects his wife of adultery, and sets out to track down the other man in her life.
|Genre||thriller, comedy, drama, crime, detective|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Investigation, Friendship, Depression|
|Style||Twisted plot, Serious, Disturbing|
A dark comedy about four self-absorbed twenty-somethings who become entangled in an ominous mystery when a former college acquaintance suddenly disappears.
|Genre||thriller, drama, detective|
|Plot||Friendship, Death, Life after death|
|Style||Psychological problems, Action, Fascinating|
The Messenger is the story of Jack’s last melt down: a story of frustration and guilt, love and betrayal, family and blame. Unwillingly becoming embroiled in the unfinished business of Mark, a journalist brutally murdered in the local park and his television presenter wife, Sarah, to whom he’s desperate to say one last goodbye, Jack finds himself getting closer to Sarah, obsessed with passing on Mark’s message. Discovering hidden secrets and lies finally pushes the fragile Jack over the edge but there is hope when his estranged sister, Emma, gets in touch. Jack starts to remember the past they shared together and as the memories come flooding back, he confronts the truth about the death of his father.