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The Last Contract (1998)
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The Last Contract (1998)
Original name: Sista kontraktet
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, investigation, murder, crimes, politics, crime, graphic violence, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, head of state, state affairs, nobody believes, police, intelligence agency, assassin, journalist, secret police, husband wife relationship, prime minister, archive footage, assassination plot, car bomb
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1986, year 1985
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe, eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about crimes, deadly, murder, crime, law enforcement, dishonesty and investigation mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like The Last Contract: Excellent Cadavers (1999), Deathly Compulsion (1999), The Amateur (1981), The Man from Majorca (1984), Prince of Shadows (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: investigation, murder, crime, crimes, journalism, deadly, dishonesty, race against time, missing child, kidnapping, police, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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Excellent Cadavers (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fact based story about the political battle that was waged against the Mafia in Sicily during the late 1980's and early 1990's. Chazz Palminteri plays Giovanni Falcone, a crusading prosecutor who tried to use money trails as a way to ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: cosa nostra, politics, legal investigation, state affairs, society, crimes, criminal heroes, tough law enforcer, investigation, murder, courtroom drama, police corruption ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s, 20th century
Place: sicily, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Swedish tabloid Kvällspressen has set their crime reporter, Annika Bengtzon, to monitor a complex murder case. The victim is a colleague and the only witness is a 15-year-old boy. Bengtzons inquiries may be an unexpected turn when the tracks ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, disturbing
Plot: murder, journalism, danger, dishonesty, deadly, investigation, crimes, crime, husband wife relationship, family relations, strong female presence, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, law enforcement, protagonist as suspect, deadly, chases and races, police investigation, crimes, crime, graphic violence, psychopath, race against time, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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The Amateur (1981)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A researcher for the CIA who convinces his superiors to send him to the eastern bloc in order to avenge the murder of his wife by enemy agents discovers a web of deception underneath his wife's death.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, hostage, espionage, intrigue, politics, deadly, against the rules, rebellion, crimes, undercover, secret agents, terrorism ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe, italy, czech republic, eastern europe, prague czechoslovakia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Man from Majorca (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In Stockholm, on St. Lucy's feast day, a bandit daringly robs a crowded post office. Within a fortnight, two witnesses are dead. Two cops from vice squad, Johansson and Jarnebring, who were the first to the crime scene, pursue all leads and ...
Style: mind bending, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: murder, car chase, chase, robbery, corruption, secret police, post office, investigation, politics, mystery, deadly, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1983
Place: sweden, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter - Studio Sex (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A stripper at the club Studio Six is murdered. A political scandal takes off when the Minister of Commerce appears to have been at the club. He resigns - but only to hide an even bigger secret.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: murder, journalism, uncover truth, deadly, life is a bitch, law enforcement, crimes, crime, investigation, media, minister, female nudity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Prince of Shadows (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Madrid, 1962. More than twenty years after the civil war has finished, a communist comes back to Spain to kill a traitor.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic, serious, neo noir
Plot: hitman, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, state affairs, deadly, betrayal, undercover, dishonesty, assassination, crimes, haunted by the past, track down ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962, year 1946
Place: madrid, spain, europe, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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The Kill Reflex (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Williamson plays a cop called 'Soda Cracker', whose partner was killed in a mysterious assassination. He is convinced that the murder was committed by his old enemy, Ivan Moss, played by Bo Svenson. Despite threats from the mob and from ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, gangsters, investigation, dishonesty, deadly, police corruption, battle zone, murder, vengeance, law enforcement, crime, assassination ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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The Preacher (2004)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Different solution new movie ;-) The Preacher tells the story about the rise and fall off a dutch mafiaboss. The movie is based on the story of Klaas Bruinsma.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, controversial ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, gangsters, betrayal, dishonesty, assassination, deadly, hitman, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder, gunfight, kickboxing, urban ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, 90s
Place: amsterdam, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter - Prime Time (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is Midsummer's Eve and ten people are on a deserted castle for a TV recording. The next morning the program leader is shot dead. Kvällspressens Annika Bengtzon a mandate to monitor the murder, but she soon learns that her best friend Anne ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: investigation, journalism, murder, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, multiple suspects, crime, false accusation, who done it, estate, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, surprise ending
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, europe, england
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64%
Cry in the Woods (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An unfortunate bank robber takes an escaped mental patient, wanted for murder, as hostage.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Plot: mental illness, investigation, crime gone awry, disorder, confined, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, hostage, murder, chases and races, hostages ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Hunters (1996)
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: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Crown Witness (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A movie by Jon Lindström
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: missing person, murder, police investigation, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, childlessness, vivisection, missing girl, scientist, detective inspector ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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At Point Blank (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A gang of highly efficient and cold hearted robbers strike against a number of banks in Stockholm. The investigation ends up with the criminal detective Klara and the SWAT commander Greger Krona, who together lead the hunt for the robbers. Their ...
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: bank robbery, investigation, mistaken identity, workplace situations, crime gone awry, law enforcement, deadly, swat, moral dilemma, dishonesty, love triangle, couple relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bad Country (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Baton Rouge police detective Bud Carter busts contract killer Jesse Weiland, he convinces Jesse to become an informant and rat out the South's most powerful crime ring.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, investigation, police, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, snitch, deadly, danger, rivalry, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Hidden Child (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Erica's parents are killed in a traffic accident. She moves to Fjällbacka and discovers she has a brother.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: life is a bitch, investigation, uncover truth, haunted by the past, deadly, mystery, secret past, intrigue, dishonesty, against humanity, crimes, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Rabbit on the Moon (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico, UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Though around them a criminal world seethes, Julie and Antonio are a young and loving couple with a new baby and a solid, white-collar sense of stability. But when a loose social connection suddenly ties them to a major political assassination, the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: assassination, political corruption, assassination attempt, life turned upside down, uncover truth, political conspiracy, frame up, fighting the system, life is a bitch, politics, deadly, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, mexico city, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
No God, No Master (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A plot to overthrow the United States government is uncovered in New York City in the summer of 1919 when William Flynn, a field agent for the Bureau of Investigation, is sent to investigate a bomb threat that has targeted some of America's ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, political drama
Plot: politics, investigation, terrorism, political unrest, law enforcement, danger, crimes, state affairs, assassination, society, assassination attempt, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s, year 1919
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Vares: Gambling Chip (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jussi Vares falls in love with a beautiful brunette - only to lose her in a horrible way. After dating Sole a few weeks, her body is found in a bird-watching tower. The investigations come to a standstill, until Vares promises to solve a mystery of ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, mind bending, realistic
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: finland
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Murder in the Central Committee (1982)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The plot follows a private detective, an ex communist and former CIA agent, who travels from Barcelona to Madrid to discover the identity of the assassin of the leader of the Spanish Communist party who was stabbed during a blackout while presiding ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic, biting
Plot: murder, investigation, private detective, graphic violence, rivalry, deadly, government agency, politics, dishonesty, undercover, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: madrid, spain
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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, serious ...
Plot: murder, conspiracy, kgb, dishonesty, crime, intrigue, terrorism, political conspiracy, political corruption, fish out of water, who done it, police corruption ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: south africa, sweden, africa, russia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Contract (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hannah has been trained in the lethal art of assasination by her father Luc, a former sniper with the special forces in Vietnam. When her father is unexpectedly killed she is forced to choose between the violent world she knows and the ordinary ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: crimes, chases and races, vengeance, hitman, deadly, danger, dishonesty, crime, rivalry, graphic violence, conspiracy, assassination ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Cold in July (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: How can a split-second decision change your life? While investigating noises in his house one balmy Texas night in 1989, Richard Dane puts a bullet in the brain of low-life burglar Freddy Russell. Although he’s hailed as a small-town hero, Dane ...
Style: neo noir, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: private detective, murder, intruder, crimes, vigilantism, investigation, flashlight, deadly, unlikely partners, home invasion, death, self defense ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, crimes, love affair, amateur detective, deadly, family relations, danger, couples, siblings relations, love and romance, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Bodyguards (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The film shows the difficulties of an honest, imperiled judge and his bodyguard of four men, trying to clean up a Sicilian town. Corrupt local politicians, working hand-in-hand with the Mafia, will stop at nothing to prevent exposure of their ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, politics, assassination attempt, gangsters, chases and races, legal, legal investigation, dedicated lawyer, police corruption, political conspiracy, political corruption, life turned upside down ...
Time: 90s
Place: sicily, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Formula (1980)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A detective uncovers a formula that was devised by the Nazis in WW II to make gasoline from synthetic products, thereby eliminating the necessity for oil--and oil companies. A major oil company finds out about it and tries to destroy the formula and ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, neo noir
Plot: murder, crimes, crime, mystery, state affairs, danger, dishonesty, investigation, deadly, world war two, conspiracy, police detective ...
Place: west berlin west germany
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Varg Veum - Sleeping Beauty (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Norway, Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After extricating 17-year-old Lisa Halle from a life of prostitution in Copenhagen, private investigator Varg Veum becomes ensnared in a tangle of parental neglect and bad love when he is hired to locate Lisa's boyfriend, Peter Werner.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, twists and turns
Plot: private investigator, life is a bitch, woman in danger, private detective, law enforcement, prostitute, danger, deadly, crimes, gangsters, investigation, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Son of Sam (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: This chilling tale recounts the late 70's in New York City, when a serial killer on the loose dubbed "Son of Sam" creates havoc. When arrested, "Son of Sam" tells police he was influenced by a satanic cult. New York would ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic, based on true events
Plot: murder, psychopath, police investigation, investigation, crimes, law enforcement, danger, deadly, mind game, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, serial killer ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%