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Varg Veum - Fallen Angels (2008)
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Varg Veum - Fallen Angels (2008)
Original name: Varg Veum - Falne engler
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jakob Aasen has hired his old friend, private investigator Varg Veum, to spy on his wife Rebecca, whom he suspects of infidelity. Against his better judgement Varg accepts the job, and in an ironic twist he and Rebecca rekindle their former love. Meanwhile a serial killer is targeting members of Jacob's band and their families...
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending
Plot: investigation, whodunit, murder, homicide detective, twists and turns, private detective, law enforcement, police detective, woman in danger, murder investigation, murder mystery, infidelity, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, fallen angel, private investigator, cheating wife, graphic violence, sexual content, loss of daughter, riddles and clues, children, con artists, police officer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and tense films with plots about deadly, murder, investigation, law enforcement, danger, serial killer and private detective mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Varg Veum - Fallen Angels: Gone but Not Forgotten (2005), Bitter Flowers (2007), Varg Veum: Woman in the Fridge (2008), The Detective 2 (2011), Vares: Gambling Chip (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Gone but Not Forgotten (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 150 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: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: serial killer, private detective, investigation, amateur detective, murder, psychopath, mind game, rivalry, law enforcement, protagonist as suspect, who done it, police investigation ...
Place: usa, new york, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, neo noir
Plot: private investigator, life is a bitch, woman in danger, prostitute, investigation, gangsters, law enforcement, private detective, murder, who done it, missing child, sexual content ...
Time: 21st century
Place: norway, copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Varg Veum - Yours 'till Death (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway, Denmark
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Private eye Varg Veum is on a routine mission searching for his client Jonas Andresen's stolen car. The car is found having been used in a brutal robbery and not long after that the client himself turns up dead.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, neo noir, serious
Plot: private investigator, robbery, murder, private detective, investigation, uncover truth, dishonesty, woman in danger, new love, law enforcement, who done it, twists and turns ...
Time: 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Bitter Flowers (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Karsten Aslaksen, chief engineer of a large chemical company, disappears without trace. His married lover, a successful politician named Vibeke Farang, approaches private investigator Varg Veum to track him down discreetly.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, neo noir, mind bending ...
Plot: investigation, private detective, murder, life is a bitch, child in peril, justice, abduction, suspense, private investigator, injustice, stoners, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Varg Veum: Woman in the Fridge (2008)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An international oil drilling company hires private investigator Varg Veum to find their missing systems designer, Arne Samuelsen. Varg discovers the headless body of a woman jammed into the fridge in Arne's apartment - and is promptly knocked ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: hit and run, police, investigation, murder, missing person, private detective, twists and turns, who done it, corporate crime, violence, suspense, extortion ...
Time: 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Varg Veum - Buried Dogs (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Racial tension is running high in Bergen after a young black asylum seeker dies at the hands of the Police. Shortly afterwards, a right-wing politician is targeted by a gunman at a public rally and his wife is fatally wounded. Another member of the ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: political conspiracy, twists and turns, private detective, state affairs, political intrigue, assassination attempt, dishonesty, woman in danger, politics, lesbian, writers, private investigator ...
Time: 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Varg Veum - The Consorts of Death (2011)
Genre: Crime
Country: Norway
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Varg Veum investigates the murder of a married couple; prime suspect is the stepson, but Veum does not think he is guilty. Not even when he confesses.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: uncover truth, private detective, murder, law enforcement, investigation, race against time, life is a bitch, twists and turns, private investigator, graphic violence, youth, kids in trouble ...
Time: 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Varg Veum - The Dead Have It Easy (2012)
Genre: Crime
Country: Norway
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Varg Veum tries to help a scared girl lost in the woods at night, but he fails to avoid her death. What was this young asylum seeker fleeing from?
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, murder, race against time, twists and turns, dishonesty, who done it, suspense, violence, private investigator, sexual abuse, conspiracy, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Varg Veum - At Night All Wolves Are Grey (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Varg Veum investigates a case where his good friend Even, a highly decorated ex-army officer, is falsely accused of bombing Armakon, a weapons storage facility.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, private detective, rivalry, intrigue, vengeance, dishonesty, militant, arms dealing, suspense, private investigator, graphic violence, twists and turns ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, hungary, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Detective 2 (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mysteries keep revolving around Tam’s life.
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, police detective, police investigation, law enforcement, private detective, murder, riddles and clues, serial killer, killer, graphic violence, danger, shotgun ...
Time: 21st century
Place: asia, china, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful
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Time: 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, tense ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: captivating, tense, psychological, realistic, serious ...
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Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.5
 457
The Gunman (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Detective Ben Simm's wife is killed, he has to learn to be both father and mother to his little girl while searching for a Vigilante that has his own sense of justice.
Style: disturbing, tense, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Confession of Pain (2006)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Girls of April (2011)
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Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.1
 636
Carambole (2005)
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Duration: 102 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: neo noir, serious, psychological, realistic, clever ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 88 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, rough
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.3
 910
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: tense, realistic, serious, sexy, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, bloody ...
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Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.0
 596
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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, sexy ...
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Time: 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.5
 499
Papertrail (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A burnt out detective follows the trail of a serial killer who sends him messages about the murders.
Style: psychological, serious, slasher, realistic, scary ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.6
 99K
Blood Simple (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%