Movies like The Girlfriend Experience 2009

Chelsea is an in-demand call girl whose $2,000 an hour price tag allows her to live in New York's lap of luxury. Besides her beauty and sexual skill, Chelsea offers her clients companionship and conversation, or, as she dubs it, "the girlfriend experience." With her successful business and a devoted, live-in boyfriend, Chelsea thinks she has it made... until a new client rocks her world.

If you already watched and love The Girlfriend Experience, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to The Girlfriend Experience.

1 Wendy And Lucy 2008

Wendy, a near-penniless drifter, is traveling to Alaska in search of work, and her only companion is her dog, Lucy. Already perilously close to losing everything, Wendy hits a bigger bump in the road when her old car breaks down and she is arrested for shoplifting dog food. When she posts bail and returns to retrieve Lucy, she finds that the dog is gone, prompting a frantic search for her pet.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Kelly Reichardt

Writers:

Jonathan Raymond (screenplay by) (as Jon Raymond), Kelly Reichardt (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7.1

2 Haywire 2011

Mallory Kane is a highly trained operative who works for a government security contractor in the dirtiest, most dangerous corners of the world. After successfully freeing a Chinese journalist held hostage, she is double crossed and left for dead by someone close to her in her own agency. Suddenly the target of skilled assassins who know her every move, Mallory must find the truth in order to stay alive.

Genres:

Action, Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Steven Soderbergh

Writer:

Lem Dobbs

Countries:

Ireland, United States of America
5.8

3 Bad Lieutenant: Port Of Call New Orleans 2009

Terrence McDonagh is a New Orleans Police sergeant, who recieves a medal and a promotion to lieutenant for heroism during Hurricane Katrina. Due to his heroic act, McDonagh injures his back and becomes addicted to prescription pain medication. He then finds himself involved with a drug dealer who is suspected of murdering a family of African immigrants.

Genres:

Drama, Crime

Director:

Werner Herzog

Writer:

William M. Finkelstein (screenplay) (as William Finkelstein)

Country:

United States of America
6.6

4 W. 2008

The story of the eventful life of George W. Bush—his struggles and triumphs, how he found both his wife and his faith—and the critical days leading up to his decision to invade Iraq.

Genres:

Drama, History

Director:

Oliver Stone

Writer:

Stanley Weiser

Country:

United States of America
6.3

5 Cosmopolis 2012

Riding across Manhattan in a stretch limo during a riot in order to get a haircut, a 28-year-old billionaire asset manager's life begins to crumble.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

David Cronenberg

Writers:

David Cronenberg (screenplay), Don DeLillo (novel)

Countries:

Canada, France, Italy, Portugal
5

6 Killer Joe 2011

A cop who moonlights as a hit man agrees to kill the hated mother of a desperate drug dealer in exchange for a tumble with the young man's virginal sister.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

William Friedkin

Writers:

Tracy Letts (screenplay), Tracy Letts (play)

Country:

United States of America
6.7

7 Side By Side 2012

Since the invention of cinema, the standard format for recording moving images has been film. Over the past two decades, a new form of digital filmmaking has emerged, creating a groundbreaking evolution in the medium. Keanu Reeves explores the development of cinema and the impact of digital filmmaking via in-depth interviews with Hollywood masters, such as James Cameron, David Fincher, David Lynch, Christopher Nolan, Martin Scorsese, George Lucas, Steven Soderbergh, and many more.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Christopher Kenneally (as Chris Kenneally)

Writer:

Christopher Kenneally (as Chris Kenneally)

Country:

United States of America
7.6

8 The Informant! 2009

A rising star at agri-industry giant Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), Mark Whitacre suddenly turns whistleblower. Even as he exposes his company’s multi-national price-fixing conspiracy to the FBI, Whitacre envisions himself being hailed as a hero of the common man and handed a promotion.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy, Crime

Director:

Steven Soderbergh

Writers:

Scott Z. Burns (screenplay), Kurt Eichenwald (book)

Country:

United States of America
6.4

9 Greenberg 2010

A New Yorker moves to Los Angeles in order to figure out his life while he housesits for his brother, and he soon sparks with his brother's assistant.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

Director:

Noah Baumbach

Writers:

Jennifer Jason Leigh (story), Noah Baumbach (story) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.1

10 Hitchcock/truffaut 2015

Filmmakers discuss the legacy of Alfred Hitchcock and the book “Hitchcock/Truffaut” (“Le cinéma selon Hitchcock”), written by François Truffaut and published in 1966.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Kent Jones

Countries:

France, United States of America
7.4

11 Damsels In Distress 2011

A trio of beautiful girls set out to revolutionize life at a grungy American university: the dynamic leader Violet Wister, principled Rose and sexy Heather. They welcome transfer student Lily into their group which seeks to help severely depressed students with a program of good hygiene and musical dance numbers.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Whit Stillman

Writer:

Whit Stillman (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
5.7

12 Dark Horse 2011

Abe is a man who is in his thirties and who lives with his parents. He works regretfully for his father while pursuing his hobby of collecting toys. Aware that his family doesn't think highly of him, he tries to spark a relationship with Miranda, who recently moved back home after a failed literary/academic career. Miranda agrees to marry Abe out of desperation, but things go awry.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Todd Solondz

Writers:

Todd Solondz, Harold Manning (french adaptation)

Country:

United States of America
5.9

13 White Material 2009

Amidst turmoil and racial conflict in a Francophone African state, a white French woman fights for her coffee crop, her family and ultimately for her life.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Claire Denis

Writers:

Claire Denis (scenario), Marie N'Diaye (scenario) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Cameroon, France
6.9

14 My Winnipeg 2007

Fact, fantasy and memory are woven seamlessly together in a personal portrait of filmmaker Guy Maddin's hometown of Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Genres:

Comedy, Documentary, Drama, History

Director:

Guy Maddin

Writers:

Guy Maddin, George Toles (dialogue writer)

Country:

Canada
7.6

15 My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done 2009

Brad has committed murder and barricaded himself inside his house. With the help of his friends and neighbours, the cops piece together the strange tale of how this nice young man arrived at such a dark place.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Werner Herzog

Countries:

Germany, United States of America
6.3

16 Everyone Else 2009

While on a Mediterranean vacation, a seemingly happy boyfriend and girlfriend find their connection to one another tested as they bond with another couple.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Maren Ade

Writer:

Maren Ade

Country:

Germany
6.7

17 Into The Abyss 2011

In intimate conversations with those involved, including 28-year-old death row inmate Michael Perry (who was scheduled to die eight days after his interview with Herzog), legendary filmmaker Werner Herzog achieves what he describes as "a gaze into the abyss of the human soul." As he's so often done before, Herzog's investigation unveils layers of humanity, making an enlightening trip out of ominous territory.

Genres:

Documentary, Crime

Director:

Werner Herzog

Countries:

United States of America, Germany, Canada
7.3

18 Meek's Cutoff 2010

Set in 1845, this drama follows a group of settlers as they embark on a punishing journey along the Oregon Trail. When their guide leads them astray, the expedition is forced to contend with the unforgiving conditions of the high plain desert.

Genres:

Drama, Western

Director:

Kelly Reichardt

Writer:

Jonathan Raymond (screenplay) (as Jon Raymond)

Country:

United States of America
6.5

19 Tabloid 2010

A documentary on a former Miss Wyoming who is charged with abducting and imprisoning a young Mormon Missionary.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Errol Morris

Country:

United States of America
7

20 For The Good Of Others 2010

Diego is a doctor so used to working in extreme situations that he has immunized himself to others' pain. He has switched off from his work, his partner and his commitment as a father. Over the course of a disturbing meeting, Diego is threatened with a gun. Hours later, he can only remember the sound of a bang and the strange feeling of having being hit with something more than a bullet. Diego has to take an irreversible decision which will affect his own life and that of his loved ones.

Genres:

Thriller, Drama, Science Fiction

Director:

Oskar Santos

Country:

Spain
6.3

21 Bill Cunningham New York 2010

Bill Cunningham is an old man who is obsessively interested in taking photographs to document the way people dress, a New York Times photographer who has two columns in the Style section, but nobody knows who he is.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Richard Press

Countries:

United States of America, France
7.9

22 Scenes from a Marriage 1974

Johan and Marianne are married and seem to have it all. Their happiness, however, is a façade for a troubled relationship, which becomes even rockier when Johan admits that he's having an affair. Before long, the spouses separate and move towards finalizing their divorce, but they make attempts at reconciling. Even as they pursue other relationships, Johan and Marianne realize that they have a significant bond, but also many issues that hinder that connection.

Genres:

Drama, Romance

Director:

Ingmar Bergman

Writer:

Ingmar Bergman

Country:

Sweden
8.5

23 Inferno 2009

After waking up in a hospital with amnesia, professor Robert Langdon and a doctor must race against time to foil a deadly global plot.

Genres:

Mystery, Thriller, Drama

Director:

Ron Howard

Writers:

Dan Brown (based in part on the novel by), David Koepp (screenplay by)

Countries:

Hungary, United States of America
6.2

24 The Nest 2013

A doctor must remove a parasite infestation from within a patient's breast.

Genre:

Science Fiction

Director:

David Cronenberg

Country:

Canada
5.7