Movies and TV shows like The Eagle 2004

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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, police investigation, forensics, crimes, haunted by the past, fighting crime, law enforcement, kgb, crime, chase, chases and races, war crime, international crisis, world spanning, law enforcer killer, police, organized crime, flashback
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and tense films and TV series with plots about crimes, law enforcement, crime, police detective, police investigation, police and fighting crime mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Eagle: Flikken Maastricht (2007), Dragnet (2003), Murphy's Law (2003), Aspe (2004), New Tricks (2003). 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: exciting, suspenseful, 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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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, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police investigation, fighting crime, partners against crime, crimes, law enforcement, society, tough law enforcer, urban, crime, caucasian, latex gloves ...
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, clever, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, lone wolves, fighting crime, crimes, crime, working undercover, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, undercover, haunted by the past, police investigation, irish ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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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: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, fighting crime, police investigation, police detective, who done it, partners, law enforcement, partners against crime, deadly, whodunit, crime, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, bruges, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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New Tricks (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: New Tricks is a British comedy-drama that follows the work of the fictional Unsolved Crime and Open Case Squad of the Metropolitan Police Service. Originally led by Detective Superintendent Sandra Pullman, it is made up of retired police officers ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: police detective, police investigation, crime, crimes, law enforcement, unconventional method, fighting crime, strong female presence, superior, unsolved crime, crime investigation, elderly
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: The Bill is a police procedural television series that was broadcast on the ITV network from 16 October 1984 until 31 August 2010. The programme originated from a one-off drama, entitled Woodentop, which was broadcast in August 1983. In its final ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sincere
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: police investigation, fighting crime, police detective, crime, police station, workplace situations, society, law enforcement, partners, crimes, inspector, police ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 80s, 90s, contemporary ...
Place: england, london, europe, east end london
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Shattered (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
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Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: police detective, homicide detective, mental illness, police investigation, partners against crime, deadly, fighting crime, dissociative identity disorder, split personality, crimes, partners, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, vancouver, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: police detective, police investigation, forensics, workplace, crimes, crime, strong female presence, law enforcement, right hand man, workplace situations, murder investigation
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: police detective, police investigation, fighting crime, partners, mystery, deadly, crimes, law enforcement, policewoman, crime, crime investigation, buddy cop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, san francisco
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Blue Murder (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
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Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
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Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: police detective, female detective, policewoman, law enforcement, police investigation, honest law enforcer, crimes, crime, who done it, strong female presence, task force, police ...
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Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 132 min.
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Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, realistic, rough ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, obsession, track down, deadly, crimes, crime, law enforcement, lie, friendship, society, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 80s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ironside (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
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Style: exciting, realistic, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime
Country: France, UK
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Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: captivating, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
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Place: belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Unit 1 (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 58 min.
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Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
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Cracked (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: suspenseful, realistic, psychological, serious, tense ...
Plot: mental illness, police investigation, forensics, fighting crime, crimes, partners against crime, partners, mentally unstable, haunted by the past, criminal psychologist, psychologist, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Wallander (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police investigation, murder, police detective, forensics, mystery, crime, life is a bitch, crimes, law enforcement, small town, police, police inspector ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Unforgettable (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, exciting, realistic
Plot: police detective, policewoman, female detective, police investigation, prodigy, fighting crime, partners, law enforcement, crimes, photographic memory, partners against crime, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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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, melancholic ...
Plot: police investigation, police detective, haunted by the past, able to see the dead, hallucination, police, murder investigation, murder mystery, partners, loneliness, crime, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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NYC 22 (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: NYC 22 is an American police procedural drama which ran on CBS from April 15 to August 11, 2012. The series was a mid-season replacement for CSI: Miami. On May 13, 2012, both series were canceled by CBS.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: rookie, fighting crime, law enforcement, partners, crimes, police, state trooper, danger, society, streetwise, supportive coworker, partners against crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 ⇓
46%
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Backstrom (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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Style: cynical, realistic, humorous, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, workplace situations, crimes, police detective, law enforcement, drugs/alcohol, workplace, crime, gay friend, police procedural, french accent
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ⇓
45%
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inspector Lynley TV Series
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, sincere, contemplative ...
Plot: police detective, police investigation, fighting crime, mystery, social differences, murder, deadly, crimes, crime, law enforcement, partners, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Line of Fire (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Line of Fire is a crime drama television series that was broadcast on ABC for 11 episodes in the winter of 2003-2004. It starred Leslie Bibb and Jeffrey D. Sams as two rookie FBI agents assigned to the bureau's Richmond, Virginia branch, where ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: fbi, fighting crime, undercover, working undercover, haunted by the past, workplace, law enforcement, special agents, gangsters, crimes, crime, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
New York Undercover (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: New York Undercover is an American police drama that aired on the Fox television network from 1994 to 1998. The series stars Malik Yoba as Detective J.C. Williams and Michael DeLorenzo as Detective Eddie Torres, two undercover detectives in New York ...
Style: captivating, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: law enforcement, crimes, society, city life, working undercover, criminal heroes, police detective, gang, police, violence, black cop, addiction ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Shots Fired (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A media storm sets off when an African-American cop kills a white teenager in a small North Carolina town.
Style: disturbing, realistic, psychological, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, justice, racism, small town, law enforcement, deadly, partners against crime, crimes, mystery, murder, murder investigation, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
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38%
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Bosch (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Based on Michael Connelly's best-selling novels, these are the stories of relentless LAPD homicide Detective Harry Bosch who pursues justice at all costs. But behind his tireless momentum is a man who is haunted by his past and struggles to ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%