Tags: movies like Elle (2016) - full list
|Characters||Teens, Pregnant, Lawyers, Strong women, Criminals|
|Plot||Relationship, Parenting, Test, First love, Dancing, Boxing, Soccer, Computers, Mystery|
|Place||Prison, School, Office, Hospitals, France, Court|
The film tells the story of Malony and his education as he grows from a six-year-old into an 18-year-old. A minors’ judge and a caseworker work tirelessly to try to save the young offender.
|Mark||4.6 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime|
Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
|Mark||3.6 (imdb: 5.6)|
|Characters||Hackers, Architects, Cats|
|Plot||Love, Jealousy, Obsession, Weapon, Fear, Relationship, Pursuit, Revenge, Rivalry, Dancing, Cars|
|Place||Party, Office, Night Clubs, Los Angeles|
After a painful breakup, Leah seems to meet the perfect guy. But she soon discovers his violent side that disrupts her life.
|Mark||8 (imdb: 7)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, detective|
|Country||Australia, USA, China|
|Characters||Family, Friends, Newlyweds, Dogs, Gay, Strong women|
|Plot||Love, Relationship, Pursuit, Obsession, Cheating, Loneliness|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Tense, Disturbing|
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.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Plot||Drug addict, Revenge, Love, Obsession, Justice|
|Place||France, England, Paris, London, Prison|
Adam Jones is a Chef who destroyed his career with drugs and diva behavior. He cleans up and returns to London, determined to redeem himself by spearheading a top restaurant that can gain three Michelin stars.
|Mark||6 (imdb: 5.7)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, crime|
|Characters||Captives, Strong women, Models|
|Plot||Survival, Abduction, Revenge, Obsession, Justice|
|Style||Disturbing, For girls, Heavy|
Naturally beautiful, Katie has just settled into New York where she, like many other young women, is trying to make it as a model. But what starts out as an innocent and simple photo shoot soon turns into something disturbingly unthinkable! Raped, tortured and kidnapped to a foreign country, Jessica is buried alive and left to die. Against all odds, she manages to escape. Severely injured, she will have to tap into the darkest places of the human psyche to not only survive, but to exact her revenge…
|Characters||Terminally ill, Nurses|
|Plot||Mental disorders, Cancer, Supernatural, Fear, Loneliness, Obsession|
Having recently found God, self-effacing young nurse Maud arrives at a plush home to care for Amanda, a hedonistic dancer left frail from a chronic illness. When a chance encounter with a former colleague throws up hints of a dark past, it becomes clear there is more to sweet Maud than meets the eye.
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 6.4)|
|Genre||horror, thriller, detective|
|Plot||Mental disorders, Fear, Obsession, Jealousy, Depression, Pursuit, Loneliness|
|Style||Disturbing, Tense, Unexpected ending|
A woman is involuntarily committed to a mental institution where she is confronted by her greatest fear.
|Mark||8.8 (imdb: 6.5)|
|Genre||action, thriller, drama|
|Country||Hong Kong, USA|
|Characters||Criminals, Family, Strong women, Killers, Lawyers, FBI|
|Plot||Revenge, Martial Arts, Survival, Justice|
|Style||Gloomy, For girls, Exciting, Heavy, Tense, Unexpected ending|
A grieving mother transforms herself into a vigilante following the murders of her husband and daughter, eluding the authorities to deliver her own personal brand of justice.
|Characters||Neighbors, Girlfriends, Mothers, Fathers|
|Plot||Love, Death, Jealousy, Revenge, Obsession, Fear|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Disturbing|
Brussels, early '60s. Alice and Céline live in twin bourgeois houses. They are best friends as are their children, Theo and Maxime, who have grown up like brothers. Both families spend all their time together. This perfect harmony is broken when an accident creates strong divisions between the two families.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama, music|
|Characters||Musicians, Girlfriends, Actors, Sisters, Singers|
|Plot||Time travel, Revenge, Betrayal, Love, Fate, Fear|
|Place||Los Angeles, Party|
A woman at rock bottom must find her way across Los Angeles in order to crash her ex-boyfriend's engagement party.
|Genre||thriller, comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Characters||Doctors, Dogs, Cats|
|Plot||Adventure, Money, Obsession, Love, Volleyball, Loneliness|
|Place||Islands, Party, Ships, Greece, Hospitals|
Kostis is a 40-year-old doctor that finds himself in the small island of Antiparos, in order to take over the local clinic. His whole life and routine will turn upside down when he meets an international group of young and beautiful tourists and he falls in love with Anna, a 19-year-old goddess.
|Mark||9.2 (imdb: 7.5)|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA, France|
|Characters||Lawyers, Strong women|
|Plot||Investigation, Political, Obsession|
|Place||France, Prison, USA|
|Style||Action, Tense, Disturbing, Smart|
An ambitious lobbyist faces off against the powerful gun lobby in an attempt to pass gun control legislation.
|Mark||6 (imdb: 7.4)|
|Genre||action, thriller, comedy, crime|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Detectives, Dogs, Lawyers, Strong women, Bodyguards|
|Plot||Mystery, Investigation, Dancing, Motorcycles, Money, Justice, Chase, Cars|
|Place||USA, Party, Aircraft|
|Style||Tense, Unexpected ending|
A private eye investigates the apparent suicide of a fading porn star in 1970s Los Angeles and uncovers a conspiracy.
|Genre||comedy, drama, family|
|Characters||Horses, Foster children, Strong women, Teachers|
|Plot||Parenting, Basketball, Money, Computers, Mystery, Chase, Fear, Loneliness, Happiness|
|Place||School, USA, Aircraft|
Wisecracking, gum-chewing 12-year-old Gilly is well known in the foster system. Totally unmanageable, she has stayed with more families than she can remember and has outwitted them all. After all, how can she settle down when her real mother, the beautiful and glamourous Courtney, might be out there waiting for her? When Gilly is sent to live with the Trotters, the weirdest family yet, she isn’t planning to stick around. But cheerful, affectionate Maime Trotter isn’t giving up on Gilly just yet...
|Characters||Pregnant, Doctors, Sisters, Cats, Chickens, Birds, Babies|
|Plot||Adventure, Fear, Relationship|
At last, Josephine has found her perfect non-smoker-cat-loving-amazing-cook-perfect-man-soulmate. They’ve been in love for two years and everything is peachy. Until she realizes she’s… pregnant. Time for Josephine to transform her life, mature into a responsible adult, not become like her mother, get a job, hold on to her man, refrain from falling out with her friends, and tell her sister, who's been crashing at her place, that she's got to move out. A bunch of overwhelming challenges that Josephine will have to face in her own, special way.
|Genre||comedy, musical, music|
|Characters||Actors, Guests, Family|
|Plot||On real events, Holidays, Revenge, Death, Fate, Chase, Music, Loneliness|
|Place||Party, New York, Hotels, USA|
Bill Murray worries no one will show up to his TV show due to a massive snowstorm in New York City. Through luck and perseverance, guests arrive at Gotham’s Carlyle Hotel to help him — dancing and singing in holiday spirit.
|Mark||4.2 (imdb: 6.3)|
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime, detective|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom, Spain, South Korea|
|Plot||Love, Abduction, Revenge, Death, Obsession, Mystery, Pursuit, Justice, Investigation, Mystery, Fear|
|Style||Disturbing, Action, Smart|
A tight-knit team of FBI investigators, along with their District Attorney supervisor, is suddenly torn apart when they discover that one of their own teenage daughters has been brutally murdered.
|Mark||3 (imdb: 7.5)|
|Characters||Jews, Horses, FBI, Writers|
|Plot||Mystery, Investigation, Political, Cancer, Justice, Freedom, On real events|
|Place||Prison, USA, Party|
|Style||Touching, Tense, Inspirational|
The career of screenwriter Dalton Trumbo is halted by a witch hunt in the late 1940s when he defies the anti-communist HUAC committee and is blacklisted.