Movies like The Hunters 1996

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The Hunters (1996)
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The Hunters (1996)
Original name: Jägarna
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A policeman from Stockholm come to Norrbotten in Sweden, to join his brother, now when their father is dead. While there he starts to work on a long-running case where reindeers have been poached and soon discovers that his brother is involved...
Style: rough, bleak, gloomy, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, rape, poacher, countryside, crimes, village, gang, family relations, crime, graphic violence, law enforcement, police investigation, deadly, siblings relations, police detective, incompetent police, dirty cop, sibling relationship, nature, police, hunting, violence, forest, hunter, suicide ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe

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Most similar movies to The Hunters

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about crimes, murder, crime, deadly, law enforcement, police investigation and police procedural mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like The Hunters: False Trail (2011), Roseanna (1993), The White Lioness (1996), The Man on the Balcony (1993), Essex Boys (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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False Trail (2011)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The Interrogator Erik Backstrom (Rolf Lassgård) is forced to return to his former home village to solve a murder mystery, in which the local polices and some hunters and even Erik's family seems to be involved. Soon, the conflicts are in full ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, countryside, police investigation, deadly, crimes, law enforcement, dishonesty, graphic violence, police officer, husband wife relationship, police, weapons ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, finland, eastern europe
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Roseanna (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young American girl is found dead in Gota Kanal, Swedens largest channel. Since there are hardly any clues or evidence at all it seems as if the murder cant be solved. Martin Beck and his men are assigned to the case. Soon they find a likely ...
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, canal, investigation, crime, deadly, crimes, mystery, police investigation, danger, riddles and clues, who done it, interpol ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden
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52%
The White Lioness (1996)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In Cape Town, a police inspector named September color discovers that the dreaded Mabasha, hired murderer, is in talks with a right-wing organization. In Skåne, southwest of Sweden, is given to the real estate agent Louise Åkerblom by missing and ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, bleak, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, crimes, danger, conspiracy, kgb, graphic violence, terrorism, political conspiracy, political corruption, fish out of water, who done it, police corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: south africa, russia, africa, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Man on the Balcony (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A serial-killer attacks and murders young girls in the parks of Stockholm. The police have trouble finding any evidence to find the killer. But when a newsstand is robbed in one of the parks while the murderer strikes again, police inspector Martin ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, bleak, realistic
Plot: child murder investigation, serial killer, deadly, mystery, law enforcement, dishonesty, murder, child murder, criminal heroes, crimes, crime, police procedural ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Essex Boys (2000)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Billy has just scored an entry-level position with the local crime cartel. His first job is to mind Jason, a newly released thug with a vicious temper. Jason thinks it's his job to teach Billy about crime, drugs and women. Little does he know ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, drug dealer, police, murder, gang, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, ambition, vengeance, deadly, rivalry, rise and fall ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, england
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40%
Murder at the Savoy (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A famous industrialist is murdered at a restaurant in Malmoe. Police inspector Martin Beck in Stockholm gets the case. The suspects lead to people involved in illegal arms deals. But who was the biggest criminal, the murderer or the industrialist?
Style: suspenseful, rough, mind bending, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, deadly, mystery, crimes, crime, arms dealing, law enforcement, investigation, hospital, businessman, medical, police ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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40%
Deathly Compulsion (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A present-day thriller about a man with a needle in his brain. This needle poisons his mind and tortures him with morbid thoughts and an urge to kill. When he finally commits a murder there is a witness, who is drawn into a deadly game of cat and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, police investigation, law enforcement, heroes, race against time, serial killer, crime, chases and races, psychopath, graphic violence, protagonist as suspect, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
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37%
Stockholm Marathon (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A gardener decides to exact revenge on the men he believes to be responsible for the death of his mentally disturbed wife.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: crime, chases and races, chase, law enforcement, police detective, vengeance, obsessive quest, rivalry, crimes, mind game, deadly, mentally unstable ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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35%
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Moreno and the Silence (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a girl is murdered soon after leaving a closed religious community, Moreno faces a difficult investigation as the community closes ranks and refuses to cooperate. When another girl is abducted and her bloody fingernails mailed to the police, ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: murder, mystery, police investigation, partners, deadly, crimes, society, law enforcement, private detective, religions or cults, kidnapping, cult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Fire Engine That Disappeared (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A routine mission ends up in a flaming inferno when a house suddenly explodes. It looks like a spectacular suicide attempt but the technical investigation reveals unexpected evidence. Beck and his men are soon on the tracks of a narcotic syndicate...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: prostitute, law enforcement, deadly, chases and races, crimes, manhunt, dishonesty, chase, ocean, crime, ocean or sea, exploding house ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Zero Tolerance (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Johan is a two-fisted Gothenburg cop who finds himself in a shoot-out with jewel robbers. After the smoke has cleared, one robber, shot by his accomplice, and an innocent bystander, are dead. Three witnesses, including Helen, identify thug ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: chase, murder, false accusation, threat, police officer, revenge, witness, city, burglar, gunfight, robbery, police ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
24 Hours in London (2000)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: London gangster Christian has a plan to kill off the opposition, but things get messy when a witness survives.
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, serious, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, hitman, gangsters, murder, police, witnessing a crime, fighting crime, police investigation, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: london, england, europe
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32%
The Fjällbacka Murders: In the Eye of the Beholder (2012)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Erica's sister Anna is visiting at the same time as the TV program "Antiques cubed" is in town to record at the castle in Fjällbacka. When Anna runs into the TV host for the show, Claes Wager, sparks quickly evolve into a flirt ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: investigation, murder, amateur detective, crimes, love affair, deadly, family relations, danger, couples, crime, love and romance, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
White Water Fury (2000)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Sweden
Story: Four young men – Luke, Simon, Anders and John – are on the gang’s annual outing. During the trip down the river the four meet sisters Marie and Susanne, who recently moved up to northern Sweden from Stockholm. They decide to camp and party ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: investigation, uncover truth, buddies, crimes, deadly, murder, who done it, camp, wilderness, sister sister relationship, brother brother relationship, missing person ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Dog Watch (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A San Francisco detective (Elliott) goes wild when he discovers his partner dead and the presumed culprit standing over him. After beating the man to death, he comes to his senses and realizes that he has to get rid of the body of the beaten man. ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, bleak
Plot: police detective, police corruption, murder, graphic violence, investigation, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, bagpipes ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
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Blood Out (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When big city detectives refuse to further investigate his kid brother's gang related murder, small town Sheriff Michael Spencer drops the badge and goes undercover to find his brother's killer and avenge his death.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gang, police investigation, crimes, vengeance, working undercover, hitman, undercover, tough law enforcer, gangsters, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, louisiana, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Borkmann's Point (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Van Veeteren finds retiring from the police force is easier said than done when two decapitated bodies are found in quick succession. The matching MO in the two grisly murders brings the investigation teams of Maardam and Kaalbringen together - a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, realistic
Plot: partners against crime, police investigation, serial killer, mystery, crimes, law enforcement, partners, private detective, murder, deadly, decapitated body, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Last Contract (1998)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Norway, Finland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Young police officer Roger is on the trail of the international master assassin, while the assassin follows his plan to murder Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: hitman, assassination, murder, investigation, deadly, politics, crimes, state affairs, dishonesty, law enforcement, nobody believes, head of state ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1985
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Johan Falk 5 (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Johan Falk and his colleagues at the GSI go after sex traffickers importing young women from the East and forcing them into prostitution.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: murder, police, human trafficking, trafficking, law enforcement, danger, crimes, tough law enforcer, graphic violence, criminal, surveillance, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The First Deadly Sin (1980)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A serial killer is stalking New York. Inspector Edward X. Delaney is an NYPD detective, nearing retirement, who is trying to put together the pieces of the case. Are the victims somehow linked? What does the brutal method of death signify?
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terminal illness, serial killer, murder, law enforcement, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, couple relations, police investigation, murder investigation, psychopath, mysterious villain ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Black's Game (2012)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Iceland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the mid to late 90's, the Reykjavik crime and drug scene saw a drastic change from a relatively small and innocent world into a much more aggressive and violent one.. The film tells the story of this change through the fictional gang of ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, psychopath, crimes, gang, corrupt law enforcer, police corruption, violence, drug dealer, orgy, suicide, nightclub, old friend ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: iceland, europe
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28%
The Third Wave (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Johan Falk hasn't been working for over a year since he resigned from the police. Most of all he wants to move out to the countryside, but fate has a different thought.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: murder, organized crime, police detective, gangsters, deadly, danger, crimes, dishonesty, investigation, woman in danger, tough law enforcer, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Splinter (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A gang member, suffering from severe memory loss, searches for his brother's murderer. He secretly enlists the aid of the investigating Detective, while other members of his gang are mysteriously and sadistically murdered.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, vengeance, police investigation, police corruption, crimes, uncover truth, life is a bitch, serial killer, deadly, witnessing a crime, violence spree, gory ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Thorne: Scaredycat (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: D.I. Tom Thorne's latest case puts him on the hunt for not one, but two serial killers, who seem to be working together, yet killing separately.
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: police investigation, murder, crimes, fighting crime, murderous pair, police detective, deadly, serial killer, law enforcement, strangulation, crime, psychopath
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter - Lifetime (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When David Lindholm, Sweden's most famous police officer, found shot in bed identifies herself quickly with his young wife Julia. Julia is threatened with life imprisonment for murder, both her ​​husband and her missing four year old son ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, disturbing
Plot: investigation, crime, murder, crimes, journalism, dishonesty, deadly, race against time, missing child, kidnapping, police, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Flashfire (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Police detective Jack Flinder is already in trouble with the rest of his force for imprisoning a corrupt partner, but now he has a new problem to deal with. Another officer has been murdered in a hotel room, where he was with a prostitute named ...
Style: rough, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: murder, police corruption, prostitute, arson, rivalry, law enforcement, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, crimes, assassination, dishonesty, hostages ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Raw Nerve (1999)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A cop, who is losing his sanity, lures his girlfriend and his former partner into the dangers of arson, robbery, and murder.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, police corruption, neo noir, terminal illness, interracial relations, crimes, drug dealing, partners against crime, gang, police investigation, rivalry, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Johan Falk: Spelets regler (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: It's been two years since John Falk and Frank Wagner broke their cooperation and Frank started working undercover with the police. Frank's search for Kevin crosses Johan's investigation and opens up a new collaboration between them - ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: crimes, danger, graphic violence, drug dealing, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, crime investigation, police procedural, drug smuggling, murder, crime, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Fifth Woman (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 229 min.
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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, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, mystery, vigilantism, murder, deadly, crime, life is a bitch, hospital ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Swallow, Cat, Rose, Death (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 86 min.
Story: What's in a name but murder? Münster comes across the strangled body of a young woman in her home and surprises the murderer who is still on the premises. Though the murderer escapes, a rare book is found at the scene with a dedication by the ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, serial killer, police detective, murder mystery, escapades, danger, evidence, witnessing a crime, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, 19th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%