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V2: Dead Angel (2007)
 6.2
 2K
V2: Dead Angel (2007)
Original name: V2 – Jäätynyt enkeli
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The tough Detective Vares, get hired by a friend accused of murdering a girl. His job is to find the real killer, but people aren't talking. Before he can get traction another homicide takes place- and things move toward a dire conclusion.
Plot: mysticism, private investigator, prostitute, police officer, police, journalist, rock band, murder, criminal, prostitution, transvestite, accident, corruption, banker, private detective, reporter, blackmail, car salesman, police corruption, petty criminal, alcohol, bar, drinking alcohol, drinking, corrupt police ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out neo noir, suspenseful, tense and exciting films with plots about murder, police, private investigator, private detective, police officer, suspense and violence mostly in Thriller, Action and Mystery genres. Some movies like V2: Dead Angel: Vares: Private Eye (2004), Vares: Tango of Darkness (2012), The Kiss of Evil (2011), P.J. (1967), The Dogs of Riga (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Vares: Private Eye (2004)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Vares, a film noir comedy from Finland, is yet another twist on PULP FICTION. And, just in case we miss the similarities of splattered blood mixed with outrageous incidents, the movie explicitly references PULP FICTION and has a comedic scene in ...
Style: neo noir, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, investigation, disorder, dishonesty, hitman, murder, private investigator, rivalry, police, prison escape, gory, deadly ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Vares: Tango of Darkness (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The tango king Harry Koivikko was found dead six years ago in a sleazebag motel, with a knife is his back. The biggest manhunt in the county faded away without results. Jussi Vares gets a phone call from a down-and-out journalist; the informant ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, contemplative
Plot: private detective, murder investigation, prisoner, disappearance, private investigator, police, murder, prison escape, suspense, car bomb, beer, flashback ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Kiss of Evil (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A young college student is found stabbed to death,and private detective Vares life takes an interesting turn when the girls family asks him to investigate the case.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, private investigator, murder, investigation, dishonesty, murder investigation, university, mysticism, shipyard, hidden corpse, cold case, hangout ...
Time: 21st century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.4
 434
P.J. (1967)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Reluctant New York City private eye P.J. Detweiler is hired as a bodyguard to protect Maureen Preble, the mistress of shady millionaire William Orbison. In truth, Orbison plans a deadly intrigue in which P.J. is to play a central part. Meanwhile, ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: private detective, murder, conspiracy, private investigator, bodyguard, mistress, violence
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Dogs of Riga (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A lifeboat floats ashore at the coast of Skåne. Inside are two dead men who who've been murdered. Policeman Kurt Wallander is assigned to the case. The men are identified with the help of the police in Latvia. One of their officers travel to ...
Plot: mysticism, police procedural, corpse, police, murder, conspiracy, corruption, police officer
Place: eastern europe, latvia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Priest of Evil (2010)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Detective Sergeant Timo Harjunpää of the Helsinki Violent Crimes Unit is an honest and conscientious cop;one of the city's very best;who loses his daughter in tragic circumstances. Despite the support he receives;Timo is unable to recover ...
Style: twist ending, psychotronic, surprise ending, ambiguous ending, neo noir ...
Plot: serial killer, police, police corruption, chase, revenge, marital problem, husband wife relationship, dysfunctional marriage, death of child, dysfunctional family, murder, violence ...
Time: 2000s
Place: helsinki finland, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.8
 172
Jigsaw (1968)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After inadvertently ingesting some sugar laced with LSD, a man wakes up with amnesia and in the middle of a murder plot.
Plot: counterculture, private investigator, lsd, investigation, amnesia, murder, death, blackmail, government, apartment
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.4
 7K
The Big Bang (2010)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A private detective is hired to find a missing stripper but the job turns complicated when everyone he questions ends up dead. From the mean streets of Los Angeles to the desolate desert of New Mexico, Cruz must contend with a brutal Russian Boxer, ...
Style: serious, tense, rough, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: private investigator, missing person, private detective, strip club, female nudity, woman on top, striptease, bad cop, police corruption, boxing, male nudity, coitus ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new mexico, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Darker Than Amber (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Rod Taylor plays John D. MacDonald's famous Florida PI Travis McGee. Professional beach bum and 'knight errant' Travis McGee goes up against psychotic body-builder Terry Bartell. McGee pulls out all the stops when he joins a Carribean ...
Style: cult film
Plot: murder, rescue, private investigator, undercover, boat, fight, revenge, cruise ship, doppelganger, private detective, deep south
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Girls of April (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Tough Finnish detective Jussi Vares gets hired by a friend at a newspaper to investigate a 15 year old mystery regarding the disappearance of 3 girls.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, rough
Plot: private detective, missing person, private investigator, law enforcement, journalism, murder, violence against women, mysticism, serial killer, dead woman, flashback, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Beast Stalker (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sergeant Tong is wracked with guilt after he unwittingly kills a young girl whilst capuring a criminal named Cheung. When the girl's sister is later kidnapped in a ploy to get Cheung released, Sergeant Tong vows to find and rescue her before ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, psychological ...
Plot: police officer, criminal, kidnapping, fighting crime, guilty conscience, police detective, accidental killing, child abduction, blackmail, escapades, freak accident, tragic event ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Return of Frank Cannon (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Private detective Frank Cannon comes out of retirement to investigate the murder of an ex-girlfriend's husband.
Style: neo noir
Plot: private investigator, investigation, murder, airplane accident, airplane, air disaster, friend, friendship, suicide, retirement, cia, private detective ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Rockford Files: I Still Love L.A. (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Detective Jim Rockford works to uncover facts of the death of a wealthy socialite whose two grown children are accused of murdering her. Complicating matters are Rockford's omnipresent "friend" Angel, and Rockford's ex-wife Kit, ...
Plot: private investigator, baseball player, ex wife, attorney, private detective, movie star, lawyer, basement, beach, murder, bandit, athlete ...
Place: malibu california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.7
 36
Fatal Chase (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tung/Torres, a vicious Filipino-Chinese drug dealer in Hong Kong, is caught by Chief Inspector Leung. Cynthia and Lung is tasked to deport him back to the Philippines for prosecution. But once they arrive, Dion is rescued by his boss/godfather, ...
Plot: kung fu, heroic bloodshed, police corruption, robbery, police partner, hitman, mafia, baseball, bomb squad, interpol, police, criminal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.8
 513K
Hot Fuzz (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Top London cop, PC Nicholas Angel is good. Too good. To stop the rest of his team from looking bad, he is reassigned to the quiet town of Sandford, paired with simple country cop, and everything seems quiet until two actors are found decapitated. ...
Style: parody, humorous, funny, ridiculous, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, murder, police officer, chase, conspiracy, partner, buddy cop, small town, violent, fish out of water, workaholic, village ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
 2K
Raid (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Finland, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Raid is a mysterious drifter and ex-criminal who comes and goes as he pleases. He has been away from the country for an extended period of time but learns on his return that his ex-girlfriend Tarja has presumably died in a fire that he soon ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: conspiracy, murder investigation, murder, police, violence, friendship, crime investigation, police officer, police detective, mental institution, suspense, arson ...
Time: near future, future
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Let Sleeping Cops Lie (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This movie tells the story of a group of right-wing cops have begun carrying out vigilante justice on drug dealers and other crime figures who might otherwise avoid punishment for their misdeeds. Police inspector Grindel (Delon) understands the ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: police inspector, police vigilantism, undercover, murder, police, violence, death, criminal, corruption, drug dealer, vigilante, vigilantism ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hassel: There Is No Mercy! (2000)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Roland Hassel meets the dangerous Russian mafia.
Plot: police corruption, murder, bomb, russian mafia, police procedural, suicide, police officer killed, drug smuggling
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Phantom of Sojo (1964)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A masked killer is stalking and killing Londoners outside a nightclub.
Style: slasher, psychotronic, art house
Plot: serial killer, murder, murder mystery, prostitution, strip club, blackmail, cult, female killer, sister sister relationship, female nudity, insurance fraud, writers ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 63K
Magnum Force (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: "Dirty" Harry Callahan is a San Francisco Police Inspector on the trail of a group of rogue cops who have taken justice into their own hands. When shady characters are murdered one after another in grisly fashion, only Dirty Harry can stop ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, harsh, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, manly
Plot: police corruption, serial killer, police, female nudity, police investigation, vigilantism, violent, police detective, murder, gangsters, machismo, dark hero ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.2
 320
Rainbow Drive (1990)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Hollywood multiple murder is investigated by a homicide cop, despite high-placed efforts to cover up the crime.
Plot: police, corruption, drugs, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Murder Me, Murder You (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mickey Spillane's private eye Mike Hammer (Stacy Keach) probes his long-lost love's death while seeking their daughter.
Style: neo noir
Plot: private investigator, witness, father daughter relationship, death, murder, private detective, porn industry, illegitimate daughter, birthday, delivery man, mud wrestling, leotard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 2.9
 5K
Vanquish (2021)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Victoria is a young mother trying to put her dark past as a Russian drug courier behind her, but retired cop Damon forces Victoria to do his bidding by holding her daughter hostage. Now, Victoria must use guns, guts and a motorcycle to take out a ...
Style: captivating, perverse, surprise ending, neo noir
Plot: murderer, police, cell phone, abduction, criminal, suspense, kidnapping, revenge, murder, criminal's revenge, woman with a gun, fighting crime ...
Time: 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 6.8
 56
Permanent (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Six unrelated people must push through their past and the mob underworld to discover what has controlled each of them all these years. Sex, Drugs, Guns and God have created a series of events which will leave each of them changed forever.
Plot: gangsters, prostitute, drug addict, redemption, priest, sex scene, corpse, police officer, murderer, fire, drugs, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 4.4
 1K
Level Up (2016)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Gamers enter virtual reality video game contest for money only to realize things are not the way they seem.
Style: disturbing, exciting, tense, captivating
Plot: suspense, kidnapping, blackmail, struggle for survival, kidnapped woman, rescue, abduction, kidnapped, desperation, criminal
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.1
 820
Run & Gun (2022)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After leaving a life of crime and violence, Ray is a reformed good guy, enjoying a quiet family life in the ‘burbs. But when his past is discovered, Ray is blackmailed into one last job to collect a mysterious package. After a deadly double-cross, ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: suspense, blackmail, criminal, haunted by the past, struggle for survival, bandit, secret past, murder, confronting the past, killings, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Blue Iguana (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The IRS sends Recovery Specialist Vince Holloway south of the border to the dangerous town of Diablo to rob the outlaw bank where criminals launder their cash.
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, cynical, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: woman with a gun, bounty hunter, chase, kidnapping, bank, murder, track down, gangsters, rivalry, drug dealing, criminal's revenge, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 80s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.0
 347K
Jack Reacher (2012)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When a gunman takes five lives with six shots, all evidence points to the suspect in custody. On interrogation, the suspect offers up a single note: "Get Jack Reacher!" So begins an extraordinary chase for the truth, pitting Jack Reacher ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, clever, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: investigation, sniper, loner, murder, tough guy, lone wolves, ex military, dishonesty, vigilantism, assassin, gunfight, suspense ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, pittsburgh, pennsylvania, ohio, baghdad iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
More Than Murder (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Private eye Mike Hammer tries to clear his friend, Captain Chambers, who has been framed for cocaine possession.
Style: neo noir
Plot: private investigator, cocaine, hospital, boat, art gallery, drugs, murder, male female relationship, police corruption, fistfight, womanizer, investigation ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Vares: The Path of the Righteous Men (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The body of a young woman whose heart has been ripped out of her chest is found in a remote are in Finland. The finder of the body, a dismissed pastor, hires private investigator Jussi Vares to investigate the crime. Vares uncovers a criminal ring ...
Style: enigmatic, captivating, rough
Plot: preacher, murder, private investigator, secret, psychiatrist, police, sect, village idiot, religious fundamentalism, suspense, private detective, religion ...
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%