10 best movies like The Child in Time (2017)

Movies similar to The Child in Time (2017): Venice Is Not in Italy, Undone, Fidelity, The Informer, The Addams Family, Eli, The Imagined Wolf, Let's Get Divorced, Light of My Life, Giant Little Ones.

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Venice Is Not in Italy (2019)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, drama
Duration01:29
CharactersTeens, Parents, Family, Mothers
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Love, Relationship, Dancing, Motorcycles, Holidays
PlaceItaly

Emile is fifteen. He lives in Montargis, between a sweet-crazy father and a mother who has always dyed his hair blond, because, it seems, he is more beautiful like that. When the girl who pleases him more than anything invites him to Venice for the holidays, he is overjoyed. Only problem, his parents decide to accompany him - This is the story of a teenager born into an unclassifiable family, the story of a first love, miraculous and fragile. This is the story of an initiatory and incredible journey where life often takes unawares, but where Venice, it will be at the rendezvous.

Undone (2019)
Mark5 (imdb: 8.3)
Genrefantasy, drama
Duration02:11
CharactersFamily, Friends, Girlfriends, Fathers
PlotLove, Loneliness, Time travel, Investigation
PlaceOffice, USA
StyleExciting

After getting into a near fatal car accident, Alma discovers she has a new relationship with time and uses this ability to find out the truth about her father’s death.

Fidelity (2019)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.6)
Genredrama
Duration01:40
CharactersDoctors, Family, Friends, Actors, Girlfriends
PlotLove, Relationship, Fidelity, Rivalry
PlaceRussia, India, Asia
StyleExciting

Lena is a talented midwife and gynaecologist, her husband Serezha is an actor at a provincial drama theatre. They are close and gentle with each other, but there is no sex. Lena suspects that Serezha has an affair, but she worries quietly and does not reveal her jealousy. Instead of sorting out her relationship with her husband, Lena starts to betray him with chance acquaintances. Gradually Lena’s parallel life gets out of control and changes her original life.

The Informer (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, thriller
Duration02:34
CharactersSpy, Killers, Police, Family, Fathers
PlotLove, Relationship, Pursuit

An ex-convict working undercover intentionally gets himself incarcerated again in order to infiltrate the mob at a maximum security prison.

The Addams Family (2019)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, fantasy, comedy, family
Duration02:30
CharactersParents, Family, Mothers
PlotLove, Relationship, Parenting
PlaceUSA, Mansions
StyleGothic

The Addams family's lives begin to unravel when they face-off against a treacherous, greedy crafty reality-TV host while also preparing for their extended family to arrive for a major celebration.

Eli (2019)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrehorror
Duration02:30
CharactersParents, Doctors, Family, Mothers, Fathers
PlotGhosts, Telekinesis
StyleCreepy, Depressive

A boy named Eli with a rare autoimmune disorder is confined to a special experimental clinic for his treatment. He soon begins experiencing supernatural forces, turning the supposedly safe facility into a haunted prison for him and his fellow patients.

The Imagined Wolf (2019)
Mark
Genrefantasy, drama
Duration01:19
CharactersMothers
PlotHunting, Relationship
PlaceForest

The film is a parable about fear; it is a story about the attitudes of a mother and daughter deprived of love, who temporarily find mutual understanding, rallied by fear before the story invented by the mother about a cannibalistic wolf. On a philosophical level it is a reflection on the lost purity of thoughts, which is the main condition for the harmony of human life, and yet another illustration of the proverb: “The sleep of reason produces monsters”

Let's Get Divorced (2019)
CharactersPolice, Doctors, Family, Girlfriends, Lovers
PlotDivorce, Loneliness
PlaceHospitals

The film’s heroine is the gynaecologist Masha, whose husband leaves her. When a man leaves his wife, he carries away all her hopes for a future. Of course, it would be noble to let the husband go, but Masha is a strong woman and begins a desperate struggle for her infidel husband Misha. The power is unequal. Masha is already well in her thirties, while the fitness-trainer Oksana is just over twenty. But behind Masha stand a great experience of life and two small children. In this situation she is ready to use the entire arsenal available, including extraterrestrial forces. The young Oksana relies only on feelings. And on her fine figure, her magnificent hair and irrepressible temperament. Who will win this fight and get the prize? And what happens when the dream of one of them will become true?

Light of My Life (2019)
Mark2 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrefantastic, drama
Duration01:54
CharactersFamily
PlotApocalypse, Travel, Survival
TimeFuture
StyleDepressive, Touching, Disturbing

Parent and child journey through the outskirts of society a decade after a pandemic has wiped out half the world's population. As a father struggles to protect his child, their bond—and the character of humanity—is tested.

Giant Little Ones (2019)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 7.2)
Genredrama
Duration02:23
CharactersTeens, Gay
PlotLove, Relationship, Growing up
PlaceSchool
StyleFascinating

Two popular teen boys, best friends since childhood, discover their lives, families, and girlfriends dramatically upended after an unexpected incident occurs on the night of a 17th birthday party.

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Dream Team (2019)
Mark6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, adventure, family
Duration01:54
CharactersFamily
PlotLove, Basketball
PlaceSchool, Japan
StyleExciting

The amazing story of sports commentator Stepan Vershinin, which loses its prestigious place on television. In search of a new job, he becomes part of unusual competitions.

Cyrano, My Love (2019)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrecomedy, drama, history
Duration01:52
CharactersLosers, Writers, Poets
PlotRelationship, Love
PlaceParis, France, Hotels
Time19th century

Paris, France, December 1897. The young playwright Edmond Rostand feels like a failure. Inspiration has abandoned him. Married and father of two children, desperate and penniless, he persuades the great actor Constant Coquelin to perform the main role in his new play. But there is a problem: Coquelin wants to premiere it at Christmas and Edmond has not written a single word.

Angel of Mine (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrethriller, drama, detective
Duration01:37
CharactersFamily, Mothers
PlotDepression
PlaceSchool
StyleUnexpected ending, Fascinating, Tense

A woman grieving over the death of her daughter loses grip of reality when she begins to think her girl may still be alive.

An Unexpected Love (2018)
Mark2 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
Duration02:09
CharactersFamily
PlotLove, Relationship

It tells the story of Marcos and Ana, who have been married for more than 25 years, but enter into an existential crisis that leads them to separate. The life of singles seems fascinating and exciting at first, but soon it also becomes monotonous for her and nightmarish for him.

Thunder Road (2018)
Mark7 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrecomedy, drama
Duration01:59
CharactersPolice, Lawyers
PlotDepression, Funeral, Divorce, Dancing, Weapon
PlaceSchool

A police officer faces a personal meltdown following a divorce and the death of his mother.

Beautiful Boy (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.3)
Genredrama, biography
Duration02:00
CharactersParents, Family
PlotDrug addict, Relationship, Divorce

After he and his first wife separate, journalist David Sheff struggles to help their teenage son, who goes from experimenting with drugs to becoming devastatingly addicted to methamphetamine.

Beauty and the Beast (2017)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrefantasy, melodrama, musical, family
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersMonsters
PlotLove, Magic, Relationship
PlaceEngland

A live-action adaptation of Disney's version of the classic tale of a cursed prince and a beautiful young woman who helps him break the spell.

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 8)
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, Canada, USA, Hungary
Duration02:26
CharactersFamily, Twins, Fathers, Friends, Hunters
PlotArtificial Intelligence, Love, War, Mystery
TimeFuture
StyleCyberpunk

Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what's left of society into chaos. K's discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard, a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years.

All the Money in the World (2017)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective, biography
CountryUSA, Italy, United Kingdom
Duration02:08
CharactersMafia, Police, Detectives, Mothers, Billionaires
PlotLove, Abduction, Investigation, Blackmail
PlaceUSA
StyleAction

The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.

National Theatre Live: Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (2017)
Markimdb: 8
Genrecomedy
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:57
CharactersKings, Friends, Mothers
PlotLove, Political, Death, Jealousy, Relationship, Betrayal, Intrigue

Against the backdrop of Hamlet, two hapless minor characters, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, take centre stage. As the young double act stumble their way in and out of the action of Shakespeare’s iconic drama, they become increasingly out of their depth as their version of the story unfolds.

Walking Out (2017)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrethriller, drama, adventure, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:29
CharactersFamily, Fathers
PlotLove, Survival, Hunting, Parenting
PlaceForest, USA

A city teen who travels to Montana to go hunting with his estranged father only for the strained trip to become a battle for survival when they encounter a grizzly bear

Wilson (2017)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:23
CharactersFamily, Losers, Dogs
PlotLove, Divorce
PlaceUSA

Middle-aged and divorced, Wilson finds himself lonely, smug and obsessed with his past.

Victoria & Abdul (2017)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.8)
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:45
CharactersKings, Friends, Soldier
PlotLove, Relationship, Power
PlaceEngland, India

Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.

I Love You, Daddy (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersFamily, Directors, Fathers
PlotLove, Relationship, Intrigue
PlaceUSA
StyleSmart

When a successful television writer's daughter becomes the interest of an aging filmmaker with an appalling past, he becomes worried about how to handle the situation.

Brad's Status (2017)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:35
CharactersFamily, Friends, Fathers, Dogs, Gay
PlotLove, Parenting, Computers
PlaceUSA, Aircraft

Although Brad has a satisfying career, a sweet wife and a comfortable life in suburban Sacramento, things aren't quite what he imagined during his college glory days. When he accompanies his musical prodigy son on a university tour, he can't help comparing his life with those of his four best college friends who seemingly have more wealthy and glamorous lives. But when circumstances force him to reconnect with his former friends, Brad begins to question whether he has really failed or if their lives are actually more flawed than they appear.

Wonder Wheel (2017)
Mark4.6 (imdb: 6.2)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration01:34
CharactersTeens, Parents, Family, Friends, Fathers, Psychiatrists
PlotLove, Relationship, Betrayal
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleMakes me think, Tense

The story of four characters whose lives intertwine amid the hustle and bustle of the Coney Island amusement park in the 1950s: Ginny, an emotionally volatile former actress now working as a waitress in a clam house; Humpty, Ginny’s rough-hewn carousel operator husband; Mickey, a handsome young lifeguard who dreams of becoming a playwright; and Carolina, Humpty’s long-estranged daughter, who is now hiding out from gangsters at her father’s apartment.

Wonderstruck (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.2)
Genredrama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:36
CharactersMothers, Fathers, Wolves, Models, Orphans
PlotLove, Loneliness
PlaceNew York, USA

The story of a young boy in the Midwest is told simultaneously with a tale about a young girl in New York from fifty years ago as they both seek the same mysterious connection.

Jasper Jones (2017)
Mark7 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryAustralia
Duration02:13
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Family, Friends
PlotLove, Investigation
PlaceSchool, Forest

On the night that Jasper Jones, the town's mixed race outcast shows him the dead body of young Laura Wishart, Charlie's life is changed forever. Entrusted with this secret and believing Jasper to be innocent, Charlie embarks on a dangerous journey to find the true killer. Set over the scorching summer holidays of 1965, Charlie defeats the local racists, faces the breakup of his parents and falls head over heels in love as he discovers what it means to be truly courageous.

The Only Living Boy in New York (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.3)
Genredrama
CountryUSA
Duration02:35
CharactersFamily, Fathers, Lovers
PlotLove, Betrayal
PlaceUSA
StyleFascinating

When a young man learns that his overbearing father is having an affair, he tries to stop it, only to be seduced by the older woman as well.

Call Me by Your Name (2017)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.9)
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryItaly, France, Brazil, USA
Duration02:09
CharactersScientists, Mothers, Fathers, Gay
PlotLove, Relationship, Parenting, First love
PlaceSea, Italy

Elio Perlman is spending the summer with his family at their vacation home in Lombardy, Italy. When his father hires a handsome doctoral student, the curious 17-year-old finds himself developing a growing attraction to the young man.

Disobedience (2017)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryRepublic of Ireland, United Kingdom, USA
Duration02:30
CharactersJews, Fathers, Lesbians
PlotLove, Death, Funeral
PlaceEngland, London

A woman learns about the death of her Orthodox Jewish father, a rabbi. She returns home and has romantic feelings rekindled for her best childhood friend, who is now married to her cousin.

The Breadwinner (2017)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genredrama, family, cartoon, military
CountryRepublic of Ireland, Canada, Luxembourg, USA
Duration01:45
CharactersPolice, Family, Mothers, Fathers
PlotReligious, Survival
PlacePrison

A headstrong young girl in Afghanistan, ruled by the Taliban, disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family.

Veronica (2017)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrehorror
CountrySpain
Duration02:02
CharactersPolice, Family, Demons, Nurses, Mothers, Fathers
PlotGhosts, Fear, Witchcraft, Supernatural
PlaceSchool, Spain

Madrid, 1990s. After making a Ouija with friends, a teenager is besieged by dangerous supernatural presences that threaten to harm her whole family. Inspired by terrifying police files never solved.

Thelma (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 7)
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, melodrama, drama, detective
CountryNorway, France, Denmark, Sweden
Duration02:16
CharactersParents, Family, Students, Mothers, Fathers, Lesbians
PlotReligious, Relationship
PlaceNorway
StyleFascinating

A college student starts to experience extreme seizures while studying at a university in Oslo, Norway. She soon learns that the violent episodes are a symptom of inexplicable, and often dangerous, supernatural abilities.

The House (2017)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:33
CharactersParents, Family, Neighbors, Mothers, Fathers
PlotMoney, Relationship, Weapon
PlaceUSA, Casino, College

When Scott and Kate Johansen’s daughter gets into the college of her dreams it’s cause for celebration. That is, until Scott and Kate learn that the scholarship they were counting on didn’t come through, and they’re now on the hook for tuition they can’t begin to afford. With the help of their friend and neighbor Frank also in need of a major payday they decide to open an illegal casino in his suburban house, risking everything together on a Vegas-style bacchanal where money flows, inhibitions are checked at the door, and all bets are off.

My Son (2017)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrethriller, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
Duration01:22
CharactersFamily, Fathers
PlotDivorce, Investigation
PlaceFrance

The story of a busy man, who fills his time travelling to Africa, South America and the Middle East. His passion for his job has distanced him from his loved ones. He’s been divorced for three years and has since seen his son very little. When the latter disappears, he is forced to stand still, and soon discovers things about his ex-wife and, above all, his son. A terrible feeling of guilt overwhelms him and he decides to find his son at all costs...

The Midwife (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
Genredrama
CountryFrance, Belgium
Duration02:03
CharactersFamily, Friends, Mothers, Students
PlotRelationship, Parenting, Cancer, Soccer, Money
PlaceFrance, Paris, Hospitals

Claire is a midwife and has devoted her life to others. At a moment when she is preoccupied by the imminent closure of the maternity clinic where she works, her life is further turned upside down when Béatrice, her father's former mistress, turns up on the scene. Béatrice is a capricious and selfish woman, Claire's exact opposite.

The Kitchen: World Chef Battle (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.5)
Genrecomedy
CountryRussia
Duration02:48
CharactersHackers, Friends, Fathers, Cooks
PlotWedding, Love, Relationship, Competitions, Rivalry, Adventure
PlaceRussia, Moscow, Kitchen
StyleExciting

Victor Barinov at the personal request of the Russian President will go to Sochi at the world championship for professional chefs and to prove that he and his team are the best in the world! The hard struggle for the title of winner of Operations will help "dark horse" - his own son Ivan, which he suddenly found out on the eve of the championship.

Santa Clarita Diet (2017)
Mark8 (imdb: 7.8)
Genrehorror, comedy
CountryUSA
Duration02:38
CharactersDoctors, Family, Friends, Mothers, Zombie
PlotLove, Relationship
PlaceHospitals, USA
StyleLight

They're ordinary husband and wife realtors until she undergoes a dramatic change that sends them down a road of death and destruction. In a good way.

The Mick (2017)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrecomedy
CountryUSA
Duration03:22
CharactersTeens, Parents, Sisters, Babysitting, Friends, Mothers, Nephews, Family
PlotLove, Relationship, Parenting
PlaceSchool, USA, Mansions
StyleLight

Mackenzie "Mickey" Murphy is a hard-living, foul-mouthed, cigarette-smoking woman who moves to affluent Greenwich, CT to raise the spoiled kids of her wealthy sister who fled the country to avoid a federal indictment. She quickly learns what the rest of us already know - other people's children are awful.

Go North (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 4.2)
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:06
CharactersTeens, Teachers, Parents, Mothers, Pupils
PlotTime travel, Disasters, Love, Death, Survival, Chase, Pursuit
PlaceSchool
TimeFuture

Set in the wake of unknown catastrophe which has resulted in an adult-free community being led by a cabal of former high school jocks. After two members set out on a dangerous journey into the unknown to find family and hope for the future, Caleb and his vicious underling Gentry follow in hot pursuit.

Mr & Mme Adelman (2017)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 7.3)
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CountryFrance, Belgium
Duration02:06
CharactersWriters
PlotRelationship, Love
PlaceFrance

How did Sarah and Victor get along for more than 45 years? Who was this enigmatic woman living in the shadow of her husband? Love, ambition, betrayals and secrets feed the story of this extraordinary couple, as they experience both the large and small moments of the last century's history.

The Snare (2017)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:39
CharactersFamily, Architects
PlotJealousy, Divorce, Love, Investigation, Missing people
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleFascinating, Exciting, Action

Three friends head to the seafront for a drunken weekend, only to be imprisoned on the top floor of their holiday apartment by a malevolent paranormal force.

Trespass Against Us (2017)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration02:16
CharactersFathers, Dogs
PlaceEngland, School, Helicopters

Three generations of the rowdy Cutler family live as outlaws in some of Britain's richest countryside – hunting hares, ram-raiding stately homes, and taunting the police. Struggling to retain a way of life fast becoming extinct, Chad Cutler ends up caught between his father's archaic principles and trying to do right by his kids, whilst the full force of the law is finally catching up with him.

Love's Complicated (2016)
Mark5.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersWriters
PlotLove, Happiness, Relationship
PlaceUSA

Leah thinks all is fine coasting along in a relationship with the ever-predictable Edward until he surprises her and enrolls her in a conflict-management class. In the class, Leah finds herself locking horns with a handsome, radio talk-show host who thrives on making waves. Through the course, Leah develops new friendships, an inner strength she never knew she had and discovers real love should never mean settling for the easy and predictable.

War Dogs (2016)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrecomedy, drama, crime, military
CountryUSA, Cambodia
Duration02:11
CharactersFriends, Scammers, Family, Military
PlotWeapon, Love, Political, Money, Relationship
PlaceOffice, USA

Based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a $300 million contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan.

Ae Dil Hai Mushkil (2016)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.8)
Genremelodrama, drama, musical, music
CountryIndia
Duration02:25
CharactersMusicians, Writers
PlotTime travel, Adventure, Love, Relationship, Dancing, Cancer
PlaceIndia, London, Aircraft, Mountains

Ayan falls in love with his soulmate, Alizeh, but she doesn’t reciprocate the feeling. Later, a relationship with Saba helps him realize Alizeh’s value in his life, irrespective of their relationship status.

Nine Lives (2016)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrefantasy, comedy, drama, family
CountryFrance, China, Canada
Duration02:25
CharactersFamily, Businessmen, Fathers, Cats, Animals
PlotAdventure, Love, Body exchange
PlaceHospitals, USA

A stuffy businessman finds himself trapped inside the body of his family's cat.

Housefull 3 (2016)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genreaction, comedy, melodrama
CountryIndia
Duration03:17
CharactersFamily, Fathers
PlotAdventure, Love, Happiness, Dreams, Relationship, Rivalry
PlaceIndia, Asia

A father doesn't want his three daughters to get married. Now, it's up to three men to try to and convince the father that they're a good fit for his daughters.

Endless Poetry (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrefantasy, drama, biography
CountryChile, Japan, United Kingdom, France
Duration02:01
CharactersPregnant, Family, Friends, Fathers, Dogs, Gay, Clowns
PlotWedding, Love, Dreams, The escape, Moving, Death
PlaceParis

A portrait of Alejandro Jodorowsky’s young adulthood, set in the 1940s and 50s, in the electric capital city of Santiago. There, he decides to become a poet and is introduced, by destiny, into the foremost bohemian and artistic circle of the time.

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