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The Eagle (2004)
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The Eagle (2004)
Original name: Ørnen: En Krimi Odyssè
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 58 min.
Story: The Eagle: A Crime Odyssey is a Danish police procedural television series produced by Danmarks Radio, created and written by Peter Thorsboe and Mai Brostrøm. The series debuted on 10 October 2004 in Denmark. It won an International Emmy Award from the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for best non-American television drama series in 2005. There were three seasons; the second season premiered in Denmark on 9 October 2005 and the third on 8 October 2006. The last episode originally aired in Denmark on 26 November 2006. The series was filmed on location in various parts of northern Europe, from Berlin and Copenhagen to Oslo and other locations including Iceland. The series has enjoyed particular success in Australia, where it airs on SBS and is available on DVD with English subtitles.
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: police detective, crimes, kgb, crime, chase, forensics, haunted by the past, fighting crime, chases and races, war crime, law enforcement, police investigation, international crisis, law enforcer killer, organized crime, flashback, police
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films and TV series with plots about crimes, law enforcement, crime, police investigation, police detective, police and fighting crime mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Eagle: Flikken Maastricht (2007), The Body Farm (2011), Dragnet (2003), Murphy's Law (2003), King (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Flikken Maastricht (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Former Amsterdam police detective Floris Wolfs has been transferred to the police department of the south-Dutch country town Maastricht. His metropolitan experience nicely complements the local expertise of his new country colleagues, who know the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, law enforcement, police detective, forensics, fighting crime, female detective, police investigation, crime
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: holland, amsterdam
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The Body Farm (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Story: Dr Eve Lockhart is one of Britain's leading forensic pathologists and runs a state-of-the-art forensic research facility called The Body Farm with her business partner Mike Phillips. Theirs is the only facility in the country using real human ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: forensics, workplace, police detective, police investigation, workplace situations, crimes, crime, right hand man, law enforcement, murder investigation
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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Dragnet (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sgt. Joe Friday and his partner Frank Smith methodically investigate crimes in Los Angeles.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, fighting crime, society, urban, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, crime, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, caucasian, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
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Murphy's Law (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Murphy's Law is a BBC television drama starring James Nesbitt as an undercover police officer, Tommy Murphy.
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, clever, realistic ...
Plot: crime, lone wolves, working undercover, police detective, fighting crime, tough law enforcer, haunted by the past, undercover, law enforcement, police investigation, the underworld, irish ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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King (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Story: King is a Canadian police drama which premiered April 17, 2011 on Showcase. The series stars Amy Price-Francis as Jessica King, a veteran police officer who gets promoted to head of the Major Crimes Task Force in Toronto after her predecessor has a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: police detective, female detective, law enforcement, policewoman, police investigation, honest law enforcer, crime, crimes, who done it, police, task force, female police officer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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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, tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, obsession, urban, law enforcement, deadly, police detective, police investigation, crime, chases and races, track down, crimes, police ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 80s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, bruges, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Old Fox (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A police department, lead by an older, experienced detective solve crimes together.
Style: serious, suspenseful, sincere, realistic
Plot: murder, deadly, law enforcement, police investigation, police detective, crimes, crime, riddles and clues, who done it, old age, crime investigation, police ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 70s, contemporary, 20th century ...
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Shattered (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Shattered is a Canadian police procedural series created by Rick Drew. The main character is a tough, smart homicide detective in Vancouver who suffers from dissociative identity disorder, also known as multiple personality disorder. His wife Ella ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, serious, rough, realistic
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Place: usa, vancouver, canada
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Scene of the Crime (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
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Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sincere
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10-8: Officers on Duty (2003)
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Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, rough, serious
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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Unit 1 (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 58 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 40 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Blue Murder (2003)
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Duration: 138 min.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Code 37 (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 45 min.
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Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
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Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 60 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Backstrom (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Detective Lieutenant Everett Backstrom is a man with no filter. After a five-year exile to the traffic division for offensive behavior, he has returned from disgrace to lead Portland's newly minted S.C.U. Tasked with navigating the city's ...
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Above Suspicion 2: The Red Dahlia (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 60 min.
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Duration: 60 min.
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Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, psychological ...
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Country: France, UK
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Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
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The Interceptor (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, serious, realistic
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, britain
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River (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: John River, a brilliant police officer whose genius and fault-line is the fragility of his mind - a man haunted by the murder victims whose cases he must lay to rest
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, surprise ending ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
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44%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 90 min.
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Ironside (2013)
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Country: USA
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Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
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