Movies and TV shows like Five Days

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Five Days (2007)
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Five Days (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: Thriller series which tracks five 24-hour periods in a police investigation.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, psychological, exciting, suspense, tense, bleak
Plot: investigation, missing person, crimes, mind game, police detective, life is a bitch, law enforcement, amateur detective, missing child, bbc, murder mystery, mystery, family problems, sergeant, mysterious character, children, police, interracial relations, rain, disappearance, highway, gym, car, grandparents, surveillance camera ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe

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Most similar movies to Five Days

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and tense films and TV series with plots about crimes, law enforcement, police investigation, police detective, murder, investigation and murder mystery mostly in Drama, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Five Days: The Guilty (2013), The Missing (2014), Sherlock (2010), Thorne: Sleepyhead (2010), Collision (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Guilty (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lives are torn apart and relationships fractured forever when a young child goes missing. Five years later, DCI Maggie Brand leads a new investigation and puts at risk her own happy family life.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: missing child, police investigation, dead child, crimes, law enforcement, life turned upside down, suspect, police officer, missing person
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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The Missing (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A gripping anthological relationship thriller series exploring the emotional fallout of a child's abduction not only on the family but on the wider community, told over two time frames.
Style: realistic, serious, emotional, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: missing child, missing person, investigation, abduction, police detective, twists and turns, police, child abuse, crimes, family relations, journalist, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary, year 2006, year 2014 ...
Place: france
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100%
 9.1
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Sherlock (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
Story: A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.
Style: clever, witty, captivating, exciting, psychological ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sherlock holmes, investigation, mastermind, murder mystery, private detective, friendship, partners, british, riddles and clues, mind game, intelligence, talented ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: london, england, scotland yard, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Thorne: Sleepyhead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Thorne Sleepyhead: follows DI Tom Thornes investigation into a mysterious serial killer. His first three victims ended up dead. His fourth was not so fortunate. Alison Willetts is unlucky to be alive. She has survived a stroke, deliberately induced ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: police detective, serial killer, police investigation, crimes, murder, hunt down, society, murder mystery, murder investigation, law enforcement, british, male protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Collision (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 201 min.
TV show
Story: Collision is a five-part television drama miniseries, which debuted on ITV & UTV in November 2009. In the same month, it was also on PBS as a series in two parts. It tells the story of a group of strangers whose lives intertwine following a ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: police detective, road accident, police investigation, police, car accident, life is a bitch, crimes, stranger, mystery, twists and turns, uncover truth, police officer ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: europe, england
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66%
The Murder Room (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: The lease on the Dupayne Museum is almost up and under the terms of their father's will, all three of the Dupayne children must agree to continue or the museum is to close. Neville Dupayne is dead set against continuing the museum when the ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: museum, mystery, investigation, uncover truth, mind game, police detective, who done it, murder, crimes, law enforcement, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Moses Jones (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Police investigate a mutilated body found in the Thames which appears to be the product of a witchcraft killing.
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious, tense ...
Plot: uncover truth, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, murder, police detective, partners, murder mystery, police, partners against crime, black cast, police protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Trial & Retribution (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Trial & Retribution is a feature-length ITV police procedural television drama series that began in 1997. It was devised and written by Lynda La Plante as a follow-on from her successful television series Prime Suspect. Each episode of the Trial ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, captivating, serious, rough ...
Plot: police detective, serial killer, courtroom, crimes, murder mystery, legal, police procedural, crime investigation, murder, law enforcer killer, twists and turns, honest law enforcer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Wallander (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Wallander is a Swedish television series adapted from Henning Mankell's Kurt Wallander novels and starring Krister Henriksson in the title role. The 1st series of 13 films was produced in 2005 and 2006, with one taken directly from a novel and ...
Style: psychological, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: police detective, crimes, forensics, murder, police investigation, crime investigation, mystery, law enforcement, life is a bitch, sleuth, investigation, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Fifth Woman (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 229 min.
TV show
Story: The 5th woman unfolds autumn 1994. An elderly man found in a gillrad pitfall impaled to death on the sharp sharpened bamboo poles, ecstatic praise of crows. Shortly afterwards disappears a florist without a trace and he also found executed in the ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, police detective, crimes, mystery, law enforcement, vigilantism, murder, life is a bitch, police procedural, hospital, vigilante ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Chasing Shadows (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Chasing Shadows' follows a team of special operatives who are tracking down serial killers.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, partners, crime investigation, missing person, murder, homicide detective, murder mystery, police investigation, law enforcement, investigation, crimes, partners against crime ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Ironside (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Ironside is an upcoming American drama television series that is scheduled to premiere in the 2013–14 television season on NBC. It will air on Wednesdays at 10 p.m. Eastern/9 p.m. Central, after Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. It is a ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, fighting crime, law enforcement, crimes, mystery, wheelchair bound, black cast, handicapped, tough law enforcer, power relations, disability, man in a wheelchair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Scott & Bailey (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: D.C. Rachel Bailey and D.C. Janet Scott have a robust and engaging friendship which enables them to draw upon each other’s strengths and investigate murders for the Manchester Metropolitan Police.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: policewoman, police detective, female detective, partners against crime, police investigation, female partner, friends, relationship vs career, police, law enforcement, best friends, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: england, united kingdom, manchester, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Prime Suspect 7: The Final Act (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 182 min.
TV show
Story: Helen Mirren returns for the final time as Jane Tennison in the long-awaited Prime Suspect 7. Retirement looms for Detective Superintendent Tennison, but as her career draws to a close, the body of a missing schoolgirl is found, and the hunt for her ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: policewoman, law enforcement, police investigation, suspicion, career, crimes, mystery, murder, haunted by the past, whodunit, sister sister relationship, retired ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Messiah 2: Vengeance Is Mine (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: When a man is buried alive, Red Metcalf must delve into a serial killer's psyche.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, police detective, mystery, false accusation, riddles and clues, police investigation, criminal's revenge, law enforcement, race against time, track down, deaf ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Five Daughters (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Factually-based drama telling the stories of five young women who were tragically murdered in Ipswich in 2006.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, murder, police detective, police investigation, woman in danger, drug abuse, addiction, prostitute, life is a bitch, small town, empire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.1
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Truth Be Told (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Descend into the world of true-crime podcasts. New evidence compels podcaster Poppy Parnell to reopen the murder case that made her a media sensation.
Style: psychological, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, psychological thriller
Plot: mind game, crimes, investigation, law enforcement, crime scene, murder, murder mystery, intelligence, death, riddles and clues, twists and turns, private detective ...
Time: contemporary
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Identity (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Identity is a British police procedural drama television series starring Aidan Gillen and Keeley Hawes, airing in the UK during July–August 2010. Concerning identity theft, the series was created and written by Ed Whitmore, a writer most noted for ...
Style: tense, serious, psychological, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: police investigation, identity theft, fighting crime, police detective, law enforcement, track down, police, hidden identity, murder, murder mystery, investigation, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Vincent (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Vincent is an ITV drama series. An initial series was made and aired in 2005 and starred Ray Winstone, in the title role, and Suranne Jones as two members of a team of private eyes hired by people to spy on their partners or indeed anyone else they ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: investigation, private detective, crimes, partners, workaholic, bbc, corruption, murder mystery, private investigation, against the rules, rebellion, ex-cop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 2K
Messiah (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 152 min.
TV show
Story: After two horribly mutilated bodies are discovered, DCI Red Metcalfe is assigned the case.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, murder investigation, police detective, race against time, therapy, police investigation, crimes, husband wife relationship, god, murder mystery, deaf, lgbt ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Case Sensitive (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When Geraldine Bretherick and her 5-year-old daughter Lucy are found dead in the bathroom of their luxury home, the case divides new DS Charlie Zailer and her DC Simon Waterhouse. Is it a murder-suicide or something even more sinister, and how ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: police detective, murder, police investigation, uncover truth, crimes, law enforcement, murder mystery, partners, assassination plot, investigation, mysterious death, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Murder in Suburbia (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Murder in Suburbia was a British detective drama that ran for two series in 2004 and 2005.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, tense, captivating ...
Plot: murder mystery, murder, partners against crime, investigation, police detective, partners, mystery, fighting crime, murder investigation, homicide detective, forensics, police investigation ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.8
 15K
Wallander (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Sweden, Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: This drama follows Inspector Kurt Wallander – a middle-aged everyman – as he struggles against a rising tide of violence in the apparently sleepy backwaters in and around Ystad in Skane, southern Sweden. Based on the international best-selling ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense ...
Plot: police detective, murder investigation, police investigation, loneliness, crimes, drinking problem, depression, life is a bitch, mystery, small town, police officer, whodunit ...
Time: contemporary, future, 2000s, 21st century, 2010s
Place: sweden, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Gone but Not Forgotten (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: An Oregon woman vanishes. In her wake remains a single black rose & a note reading gone but not forgotten. Now a man stands accused: a private eye has gone missing: a detective knows more than she lets on: & a tough female attorney has ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious
Plot: serial killer, amateur detective, private detective, investigation, mind game, psychopath, murder, rivalry, who done it, police investigation, police detective, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, oregon, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Holby Blue (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The police force at Holby South is tasked with the toughest job yet. Not only are they fighting the usual crime with drug offenders and gang members, but today they are faced with the threat of terrorism on their own soil. A Spin off from Holby ...
Style: captivating, tense, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: police station, crimes, police investigation, police detective, law enforcement, who to trust, workplace, drug dealing, workplace romance, workplace intrigue, police, police officer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 195 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison's investigation of the murder of a Bosnian refugee leads her to one, or possibly two, Serbian war criminals determined to silence the last witness to a massacre a decade before.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, bleak, tense ...
Plot: policewoman, law enforcement, investigation, uncover truth, crimes, who done it, protagonist as suspect, suspicion, police detective, murder, father daughter relationship, massacre ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe, bosnia herzegovina
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.1
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The Silence (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Drama about a deaf girl who witnesses the audacious murder of a policewoman.
Style: serious, captivating, bleak, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, mystery, police investigation, deaf, police detective, dishonesty, organized crime, corruption, murder mystery, police corruption, witnessing a crime, mute or deaf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Shadow Line (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A noir thriller with diverse individuals whose worlds become interwoven after the murder of drug baron Harvey Wratten. From the cop with a bullet in his brain, whose amnesia leaves him doubtful of his own moral compass; to the drug-lord driven by a ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, who to trust, police corruption, uncover truth, investigation, conspiracy, mysterious character, hitman, forensics, life is a bitch, one last job, obsession ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.3
 2K
Taggart (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Taggart is a Scottish detective television programme, created by Glenn Chandler, who has written many of the episodes, and made by STV Productions for the ITV network. The series revolves around a group of detectives initially in the Maryhill CID of ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, captivating, rough ...
Plot: police, murder, police detective, murder mystery, strangulation, society, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, honest law enforcer, child killer, police station ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 80s
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Prey (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Three-part crime thriller. When detective Marcus Farrow looks into a seemingly forgotten case, he has no idea of the chaos and heartache that will soon follow. He is found at the scene of a murder, and with all the evidence pointing towards him, he ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspense, twist ending ...
Plot: murder mystery, false accusation, murder, chase, protagonist as suspect, race against time, crimes, uncover truth, wanted, life turned upside down, disorder, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%