Movies and TV shows like A Touch of Cloth

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A Touch of Cloth (2012)
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A Touch of Cloth (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Hannah plays DI Jack Cloth, who is called in to investigate an apparent series of serial killings alongside his new partner, DC Anne Oldman, described as a "plucky, no-nonsense sidekick". Playing with the cliches and conventions of British police dramas, subplots include Cloth dealing with visions of his dead wife and the bisexual DC Oldman coming to grips with her feelings for both her female fiancee and Cloth.
Style: humorous, clever, exciting, captivating, tense, realistic, cynical, witty, not serious, talky ...
Plot: police detective, parody, partners, murder, partners against crime, forensics, law enforcement, serial killer, crimes, farce, british humour, chef, loner, crime, workaholic, coworker, boss, devious, widow widower, disorder, drinking problem, female partner, verbal byplay, loss of spouse, superior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england

Most similar movies to A Touch of Cloth

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, tense and serious films and TV series with plots about crimes, law enforcement, police investigation, police detective, crime, partners and partners against crime mostly in Crime, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like A Touch of Cloth: Vexed (2010), Angie Tribeca (2016), The Tunnel (2013), The Trixxer (2004), Dalziel and Pascoe (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Vexed (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Comedy drama following a mismatched pair of police officers who disagree on everything with their partner, from policing to their personal life.
Style: dark humor, humorous, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, crimes, who done it, sexual tension, law enforcement, partners, police investigation, therapist, ransom, partners against crime, deadly, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
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Angie Tribeca (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Lone-wolf detective Angie Tribeca and a squad of committed LAPD detectives investigate the most serious cases, from the murder of a ventriloquist to a rash of baker suicides.
Style: not serious, sitcom, realistic, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: parody, police dog, workplace situations, lapd, misfit partners, crimes, police partner, homicide detective, colleague colleague relationship, police investigation, female protagonist, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
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100%
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The Tunnel (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The plot follows detectives Karl Roebuck and Elise Wasserman working together to find a serial killer who left the upper-half body of a French politician and the lower-half of a British prostitute in the Channel Tunnel, at the midpoint between ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bilingual
Plot: partners against crime, police investigation, police detective, partners, forensics, hunt down, crimes, deadly, social worker, serial killer, cat and mouse, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, france, europe, english channel
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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The Trixxer (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Auf dem Weg von Bitterfeld nach London verirrt sich ein sächsisches Pärchen im Wald. Ein hinterhältiges Subjekt hat den Wegweiser verdreht! So werden die beiden Zeuge, wie "der Mönch mit der Peitsche" vorsätzlich über den Haufen ...
Style: witty, exciting, not serious, humorous
Plot: police detective, murder, mystery, police investigation, serial killer, law enforcement, partners, danger, riddles and clues, mysterious character, crimes, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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, realistic, witty, suspenseful, tense
Plot: murder, police detective, mystery, riddles and clues, police investigation, crime, partners against crime, crimes, shrewd, unlikely partners, forensics, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
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63%
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, partners, law enforcement, murder, deadly, crimes, crime, missing person
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Sledge Hammer! (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sledge Hammer! is an American satirical police sitcom produced by New World Television that ran for two seasons on ABC from 1986 to 1988. The series was created by Alan Spencer and stars David Rasche as Inspector Sledge Hammer, a preposterous ...
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, feel good, light ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police detective, police, crimes, fighting crime, goofy hero, parody, satire, reluctant partners, disorder, partners, law enforcement, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
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56%
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Eagleheart (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Story: Eagleheart is an action-comedy television series that premiered on February 3, 2011, on Adult Swim. Eagleheart is produced by Conan O'Brien's production company, Conaco, and stars Chris Elliott as Chris Monsanto. Eagleheart has been ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cowboy, law enforcement, parody, partners against crime, fighting crime, disorder, crimes, policewoman, rivalry, silly humor, partners, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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56%
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Scott & Bailey (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: policewoman, police detective, partners against crime, female police officer, female detective, police investigation, female partner, law enforcement, best friends, crimes, relationship vs career, female friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, manchester, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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True Detective (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: An American anthology police detective series utilizing multiple timelines in which investigations seem to unearth personal and professional secrets of those involved, both within or outside the law.
Style: realistic, bleak, clever, tense, captivating ...
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, crime, police detective, crimes, partners, partners against crime, investigation, murder, uncover truth, troubled, murderer ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Good Guys (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Good Guys is an American action-comedy series about an old-school cop and a modern-day detective that premiered with a preview episode on Fox on May 19, 2010, and began airing regularly on June 7. The series stars Bradley Whitford as Dan Stark, ...
Style: not serious, stylized, exciting, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, disorder, crimes, worn out, mishap, chases and races, middle aged, partners against crime, lawyer, goofy hero, drinking problem, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Common Law (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Common Law is an American comedy-drama television series, which ran on USA Network from May 11 to August 10, 2012, and stars Michael Ealy and Warren Kole as two Los Angeles Police Department detectives who can't stand each other and are ordered ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, talky
Audience: boys' night
Plot: misfit partners, police detective, partners against crime, partners, workplace, coworker, law enforcement, couples therapy, bonding, crimes, verbal byplay, therapist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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53%
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Keen Eddie (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Keen Eddie is an American action, comedy-drama television series that aired in 2003 on the Fox Network. The series follows a brash NYPD detective who goes to London when one of his cases goes sour and remains to work with New Scotland Yard. The ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat
Plot: police detective, reluctant partners, fish out of water, police investigation, fighting crime, law enforcement, partners, roommate, mate swapping, fish, cat, superior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe, scotland yard, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Whitechapel (2009)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Whitechapel is a British television drama series produced by Carnival Films, in which detectives in London's Whitechapel district deal with murders which replicate historical crimes. The first series was first broadcast in the UK on 2 February ...
Style: rough, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense ...
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, manhunt, police station, victim, police detective, team, forensics, law enforcement, crimes, murder, traditional versus modern ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: realistic, clever, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, murder, uncover truth, police investigation, fighting crime, partners against crime, crimes, danger, amateur detective, mystery, law enforcement, riddles and clues ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Thin Blue Line (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Thin Blue Line is a British sitcom starring Rowan Atkinson set in a police station that ran for two series on the BBC from 1995 to 1996. It was written by Ben Elton.
Style: not serious, humorous, witty, realistic, sitcom ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police station, police, sergeant, partners against crime, goofy hero, nothing goes right, incompetent police, working undercover, crime, crimes, workplace, british humour ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Those Who Kill (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Those Who Kill is a Danish crime TV series from 2011, which follows a fictitious unit within Copenhagen Police which specialises in investigating serial murders. The series was aired as five two-part stories in Denmark, but has aired as five feature ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: police detective, police investigation, forensics, serial killer, law enforcement, crime, deadly, crimes, short lived, female protagonist, strong female presence, bodies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 8.6
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The Bridge (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When a body is found on the bridge between Denmark and Sweden, right on the border, Danish inspector Martin Rohde and Swedish Saga Norén have to share jurisdiction and work together to find the killer.
Style: atmospheric, twists and turns, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: crime, serial killer, police investigation, mind game, police detective, multiple suspects, partners against crime, murder, riddles and clues, buried truth, forensics, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, denmark, europe, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Luther (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A dark psychological crime drama starring Idris Elba as Luther, a man struggling with his own terrible demons, who might be as dangerous as the depraved murderers he hunts.
Style: atmospheric, serious, tense, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, uncover truth, murder, talented, law enforcement, crimes, partners, psychopath, multiple suspects, unlikely relationship, cruelty, forensics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Police Squad! (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Police Squad! is a television comedy series first broadcast in 1982, created by David Zucker, Jim Abrahams and Jerry Zucker, and starring Leslie Nielsen. A spoof of police procedurals, the series featured Zucker, Abrahams and Zucker's usual ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, police detective, satire, private detective, partners against crime, fighting crime, suburbs, disorder, farce, tv show, police investigation, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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48%
 7.4
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100 Code (2015)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
Story: New York, USA. Stockholm, Sweden. Over the past twelve months young, blonde, blue-eyed women have been found dead in a meadow where Asphodel flowers grow. New York Detective Tommy Conley gets a special dispensation from the NYPD to go observe and ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, partners against crime, crime, murder, crimes, law enforcement, father daughter relationship, partners, psychopath, uncover truth, forensics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Death in Paradise (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Detective Inspector Richard Poole is transferred to Sainte Marie, an island in the Caribbean. Totally unsuited to the Caribbean way of life, Richard hates the sun, sea and sand and isn't used to the Sainte Marie style of policing. Working with ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, stylized, captivating, touching
Plot: police detective, island, police investigation, multiple suspects, crimes, lifestyle change, law enforcement, coworker, new job, british humour, misfit, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: realistic, rough, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: police detective, urban, law enforcement, partners, murder, uncover truth, partners against crime, crimes, deadly, crime, police investigation, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 7.6
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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, rough, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: police detective, police investigation, serial killer, mystery, crimes, crime, deadly, murder, female partner, coma, bodies, policewoman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.9
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CSI: NY (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 43 min.
Story: CSI: NY is an American police procedural television series that ran on CBS from September 22, 2004 to February 22, 2013 for a total of nine seasons and 197 original episodes. The show follows the investigations of a team of NYPD forensic scientists ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forensics, partners against crime, danger, workplace, riddles and clues, crime investigation, murder, investigation, crimes, mystery, interrogation, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Thorne: Sleepyhead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 180 min.
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: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, police investigation, murder, hunt down, law enforcement, deadly, crimes, crime, murder investigation, british
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Above Suspicion (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Above Suspicion is a British TV series based on Lynda La Plante's novels Above Suspicion, The Red Dahlia, Deadly Intent and Silent Scream. It stars Kelly Reilly and Ciarán Hinds, and features the career of La Plante's latest heroine DC ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, porno movie
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, murder, police detective, law enforcement, danger, crimes, deadly, police procedural, detective inspector, dirty cop, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Prime Suspect (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 207 min.
Story: A female police detective investigates a series of serial murders while dealing with sexist hostility from her male comrades.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, sexism, police investigation, police detective, policewoman, police station, female detective, mystery, obsession, crimes, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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No Offence (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Keeping these streets clean is a Herculean task, enough to demoralize even the keenest rookie – but there’s a reason why this hotchpotch of committed cops are on this force, on this side of town. Drug labs, arsonists, neo-Nazis and notorious ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: policewoman, police station, law enforcement, police investigation, fighting crime, workplace, workplace situations, crimes, serial killer, police, british humour, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, northern england, manchester, manchester england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.6
 9K
Hinterland (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tom Mathias comes to Aberystwyth having abandoned his life in London. He's a brilliant but troubled man. Despite his faults he is an excellent detective, who knows that the key to solving the crime lies not in where you look for truth, but how ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, tense, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: police investigation, forensics, partners against crime, buried truth, partners, law enforcement, crimes, police, small town, bodies, crime, female partner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wales, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%