Movies and TV shows like Murder City

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Murder City (2004)
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Murder City (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: British police drama that revolves around two mismatched detectives who scour London solving complex cases.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, crimes, riddles and clues, investigation, partners, crime, unlikely partners, law enforcement, deadly, police detective, partners against crime, mystery, partner, united kingdom, police, latex gloves
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films and TV series with plots about crimes, crime, law enforcement, murder, deadly, police investigation and mystery mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Murder City: Murdoch Mysteries (2008), Dalziel and Pascoe (1996), Silent Witness (1996), DCI Banks (2010), Blue Murder (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Murdoch Mysteries (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A Victorian-era Toronto detective uses then-cutting edge forensic techniques to solve crimes, with the assistance of a female coroner who is also struggling for recognition in the face of tradition, based on the books by Maureen Jennings.
Style: clever, atmospheric, stylized, serious, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police investigation, riddles and clues, crime, forensics, uncover truth, partners against crime, workplace, boss and employee, mind game, unconventional method, partners ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, edwardian era, 1890s ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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100%
Dalziel and Pascoe (1996)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A British crime drama based on the "Dalziel and Pascoe" series of books by Reginald Hill, set in the fictional Yorkshire town of Wetherton. The unlikely duo of politically incorrect elephant-in-a-china-shop-copper Detective Superintendent ...
Style: serious, witty, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, police detective, mystery, partners, partners against crime, crime, crimes, riddles and clues, unlikely partners, law enforcement, police investigation, forensics ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Silent Witness (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Silent Witness is a British crime thriller series focusing on a team of forensic pathology experts and their investigations into various crimes.
Style: rough, bleak, realistic, serious, suspense ...
Plot: forensics, riddles and clues, mystery, danger, murder, partners, law enforcement, crime investigation, medical profession, female partner, crimes, workplace situations ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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DCI Banks (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A thrilling drama based on the novels by Peter Robinson. Stephen Tompkinson and Andrea Lowe star as the tenacious and stubborn Chief Inspector Alan Banks and the feisty and headstrong Detective Sergeant Annie Cabbot.
Style: tense, suspenseful, gloomy, serious, rough ...
Plot: police detective, deadly, law enforcement, police investigation, serial killer, policewoman, crimes, mystery, murder, bodies, coma, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Blue Murder (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Blue Murder is a British crime drama television series based in Manchester. Shown on ITV from 2003 until 2009 when it was cancelled by the network, it starred Caroline Quentin as DCI Janine Lewis.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: crime, mystery, family relations, law enforcement, single parent, police detective, police investigation, crimes, murder, police, single mother, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, manchester england, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Taggart (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
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: suspenseful, serious, tense, twists and turns, captivating ...
Plot: police detective, strangulation, murder, police, riddles and clues, crimes, society, police investigation, child killer, crime, who done it, police station ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 80s, 90s, contemporary
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Moses Jones (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Police investigate a mutilated body found in the Thames which appears to be the product of a witchcraft killing.
Style: rough, bleak, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: deadly, law enforcement, police investigation, police detective, murder, uncover truth, crime, partners against crime, crimes, urban, partners, river thames ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Black Tower (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Frustrated with his career, Commander Dalgliesh is invited to Toynton Grange, a home for the disabled, by his old teacher, Father Baddeley, who is resident there. But unbeknown to Dalgliesh, something happening at the Grange is making the Father ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, monastery, police detective, police investigation, village, mystery, crime, crimes, who done it, riddles and clues, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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False Accusation (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 172 min.
Story: A quiet spring morning a man leaves prison after spending most of his adult life there. The man is convicted of murder, not once but twice.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, partners, deadly, law enforcement, police investigation, crimes, mystery, crime, police procedural, decapitated body, fictional country, flashback ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Death of an Expert Witness (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: When Dr. Edwin Lorrimer, a forensic scientist working at a private laboratory is found killed, Detective Superintendent Adam Dalgliesh is sent to investigate. Dalgliesh had been in the area a few months previously investigating the murder of a young ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: murder, crimes, mystery, crime, riddles and clues, who done it, multiple suspects, law enforcement, police investigation, danger, deadly, investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Crossing Jordan (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Crossing Jordan is an American television crime/drama series that stars Jill Hennessy as Jordan Cavanaugh, M.D., a crime-solving forensic pathologist employed in the Massachusetts Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
Style: realistic, clever, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: riddles and clues, investigation, murder, police detective, uncover truth, who done it, forensics, fighting crime, law enforcement, deadly, mystery, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, massachusetts, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Jonathan Creek (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Jonathan Creek follows the story of Madeline Magellan, an investigative journalist. Like most journalists, she sticks her nose in where it isn't wanted, but this is what makes her such a great journalist! While writing a piece about the death ...
Style: clever, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: amateur detective, murder, riddles and clues, prodigy, investigation, partners, crime, wizards and magicians, partners against crime, unlikely partners, crimes, shyness ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inspector Lynley TV Series
Style: realistic, serious, mind bending, sincere, suspenseful
Plot: police detective, murder investigation, deadly, law enforcement, partners, multiple suspects, fighting crime, workplace, police investigation, murder, social differences, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Trial & Retribution (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
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: realistic, captivating, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: police detective, murder, courtroom, society, missing person, missing child, police investigation, serial killer, rapist, danger, police station, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Original Sin (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Commander Adam Dalgliesh is consulted by one of his literary heroes when Peverell Press staff fall victim to a rash of hate mail. When the body of an editor is discovered and another member of the venerable firm is found dead soon after, Dalgliesh ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious
Plot: murder, who done it, riddles and clues, crime, crimes, mystery, police investigation, deadly, law enforcement, danger, rivalry, death threat ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Brokenwood Mysteries (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a seemingly quiet country town the newest resident, Detective Inspector Mike Shepherd, finds that murder lurks in even the most homely location.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, witty
Plot: police investigation, riddles and clues, partners against crime, mystery, unlikely partners, crimes, uncover truth, partners, small town life, under the surface, social relations, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Cold Squad (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cold Squad is a Canadian police procedural television series first broadcast in 1998 that followed the investigations of a part of the Vancouver Police Department Homicide Division tasked with solving cold cases, the titular Cold Squad, as led by ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: police detective, murder investigation, fighting crime, law enforcement, mystery, crime, crimes, riddles and clues, police investigation, partners, deadly, cold case ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada, vancouver, vancouver british columbia canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Last Detective (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Last Detective is an ITV drama starring Peter Davison as Dangerous Davies. The first series aired in 2003 with three more seasons succeeding this. The first consisted of a pilot and three episodes, the second and the third series both consisted ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, clever, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, murder, police investigation, working undercover, crime, crimes, mystery, investigation, deadly, law enforcement, couples, fighting crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Shetland (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Created from the novels by award winning crime writer Ann Cleeves, Shetland follows DI Jimmy Perez and his team as they investigate crime within the close knit island community. In this isolated and sometimes inhospitable environment, the team have ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: police detective, social relations, bodies, mystery, crimes, crime, who done it, police investigation, murder, multiple suspects, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Death in Holy Orders (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: New Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgleish is asked to have a second look at the death of Ronald Treeves, a student at St. Anselm's seminary.
Style: realistic, mind bending, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, media sensation, clergy, amateur detective, deadly, law enforcement, religions or cults, investigation, private detective, society, school, college ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Inspector George Gently (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Crime drama set in the 1960s about an old-school detective trying to come to terms with a time when the lines between the police and criminals have become blurred.
Style: serious, clever, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: sergeant, countryside, police chief, hippie, one last case, bodies, generation gap, multiple suspects, deadly, partners, law enforcement, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Rebus (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rebus is the title of the detective drama TV series based on the Inspector Rebus novels by the Scottish author Ian Rankin set in and around Edinburgh. The series was produced by STV Productions for the ITV network. Four seasons have been aired; ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, clever, serious ...
Plot: police detective, police investigation, multiple suspects, deadly, crime, who done it, crimes, uncover truth, law enforcement, murder, failed attempt, police inspector ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: scotland, england, edinburgh scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Blind Justice (2005)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Blind Justice is an American television series created by Steven Bochco about a blind New York City police detective. It was introduced mid-season in March 8, 2005 to fill the time slot left by Bochco's highly successful NYPD Blue, which had ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: police detective, murder, starting over, murder investigation, fighting crime, police station, danger, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, injury, blindness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Waking the Dead (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Waking the Dead is a British television police procedural crime drama series produced by the BBC featuring a fictional Cold Case unit composed of CID police officers, a psychological profiler and a forensic scientist. A pilot episode aired in ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, gloomy
Plot: police detective, cold case, murder investigation, squad, crime, mystery, crimes, psychologist, workplace, sergeant, temperamental, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Aspe (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In each episode of this Flemish whodunit based on the books of Pieter Aspe, a serious crime - usually one or more murders in the author's home town Bruges - gets investigated by the grumpy but brilliant chief inspector Pieter Van In and his ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, partners, deadly, fighting crime, crimes, who done it, crime, partners against crime, law enforcement, police detective, police investigation, crime investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, bruges, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Killer Instinct (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Killer Instinct is an American crime drama television series filmed in Vancouver that originally aired on the Fox Network. The pilot episode aired on September 23, 2005, and the final episode aired on December 2, 2005. Fox ordered 13 episodes, only ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: police detective, police investigation, fighting crime, partners, deadly, law enforcement, mystery, crime, crimes, buddy cop, crime investigation, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Life of Crime (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A female cop becomes obsessed with tracking down the killer of a 15-year-old girl, and hunts him over the course of her 28 year career in the force.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder, obsession, track down, deadly, law enforcement, chases and races, crime, crimes, urban, police investigation, police detective, police ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Chasing Shadows (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Chasing Shadows' follows a team of special operatives who are tracking down serial killers.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, crime, crimes, deadly, partners, law enforcement, missing person
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Code 37 (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Female detective Hannah Maes leads a police squad, specialized in sexual offenses. A smaller, but important part of the story is about the private quest of Hannah. She investigates a past robbery at her home and the subsequent brutal rape of her ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, deadly, law enforcement, robbery, police investigation, police chief, urban, crimes, crime, woman, investigation, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe, ghent
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Mystery!: Campion (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Campion is a television show made by the BBC, adapting the Albert Campion mystery novels written by Margery Allingham. Two series were made, in 1989 and 1990, starring Peter Davison as Campion, Brian Glover as his manservant Magersfontein Lugg and ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous
Plot: investigation, murder, partners, multiple suspects, deadly, private detective, danger, law enforcement, riddles and clues, mystery, crime, crimes ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%