Movies like The Chosen 2005

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The Chosen (2005)
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The Chosen (2005)
Original name: Den utvalde
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A couple of brutal and mysterious murders point to Uppsala University. Johan, a last year student at the police academy, gets involved in the investigation. He enrolls a course at the University in order to, under cover, track down the killer.
Plot: murder, university, serial killer, police, student, murder investigation
Place: eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, disturbing and serious films with plots about murder, police, serial killer, murder investigation, investigation, police detective and violence mostly in Thriller, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Chosen: Polish Death (1995), One Step Behind (2005), Naked City: A Killer Christmas (1998), The Legacy of the Bones (2019), The Beast (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Polish Death (1995)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Young man frustrated with his life and pointless job becomes one of the suspects in serial killer investigation, but he suspects someone else...
Plot: murder, television, university, death, male female relationship, serial killer, blood, streetcar
Place: poland
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One Step Behind (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Shortly after police discovers the murder of three friends, police inspector Wallander finds his friend and colleague Svedberg dead. First, it is believed that Svedberg killed himself but Wallander soon discovers links between Svedberg, the three ...
Plot: police officer killed, murder, homosexual, murder investigation, police procedural, voyeur, jealousy, police, shot in the leg
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Naked City: A Killer Christmas (1998)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An ambitious reporter gets in their way of two cops assigned to investigate a serial killer who became active around Christmas time..
Plot: christmas, investigation, female nudity, reporter, police partner, serial killer, lesbian sex, murder, police
Place: new york
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The Legacy of the Bones (2019)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Inspector Amaia Salazar must return to the Baztan valley in order to solve a series of suicides that seem to follow a similar pattern.
Plot: tomb, mystery, serial killer, schizophrenia, murder, superstition, psychiatrist, ritual sacrifice, judge, cemetery, university, nightmare ...
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Crimes of Passion: Tragedy in a Country Churchyard (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A murder investigation takes detective Christer Wijk to a small village, where he needs to separate rumors and facts to trail the murderer.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: murder investigation, murder, church, winter, priest, police detective, village, crimes, christmas, husband wife relationship, snow, countryside ...
Time: 50s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Beast (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Two rival detectives with different methods try to solve the murder of a missing girl after discovering her mutilated body in the tidelands of Incheon.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, twists and turns
Plot: murderer, police, murder investigation, murder, police detective, partners, investigation, serial killer, police operation, brutality, rivalry, unsolved crime ...
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Evil Judgment (1984)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A girl starts her own investigation after the police fail to catch a local serial killer.
Style: slasher
Plot: murder, serial killer, stalker, maniac, investigation, violence, corruption, country, justice, mansion
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Human Hyena (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The dead body of a young man who was kidnapped is found, the police looks for the kidnappers as a web of corruption its uncovered in the police department.
Plot: police, corruption, kidnapping, murder, corrupt, crimes
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Lysande Landning (1987)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Harry Friberg has received a photo assignment at Lindarängen's airport in Stockholm. The assignment turns into a nightmare when the photographer is invited to a crayfish party by the company's director.
Plot: air disaster, private detective, murder, plane crash, detective inspector, photographer, flashback, seaplane, killed by a propeller, hangar
Time: 1940s
Place: eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Invisible Guardian (2017)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: When the naked body of a teenage girl is found on the banks of the River Baztán, it is quickly linked to a similar murder one month before. Soon, rumours are flying in the nearby village of Elizondo. Is this the work of a ritualistic killer or is ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, scary, exciting
Plot: murder, murderer, investigation, insanity, serial killer, policewoman, murder investigation, supernatural, love, resentment, secret, schizophrenia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
100 Days to Live (2019)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a serial killer abducts a young woman’s fiancé, she must race against the clock to discover the identity of the killer, and more importantly – his motive.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, psychological, twists and turns, psychological thriller
Plot: police, murder, love, revenge, serial killer, deception, violence, investigation, mental illness, manipulation, law enforcement, peril ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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In the Red (1998)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A series of killings of bank managers has London in a turmoil, all the way up to Parliament. And the killer regularly calls about his handiwork, but only to a street-wise, and usually rather tipsy, radio reporter, about to be sacked for his habitual ...
Plot: murder, police detective, reporter, serial killer, sex, radio, sergeant, police, bank manager, dominatrix, money, satire ...
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44%
Two Gentlemen 'N' (1962)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Kazmierz Dziewanowicz's hobby is very strange. He collects people who were born on the 29th of February. One day he sees that in his collection there are two men with the same name, the same birth place, the same date of birth and the same ...
Style: microfilm
Plot: hospital, investigation, spy, agent, serial killer, airplane, murder, police, false identity, stewardess, motorcycle, barracks ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Hassel 01 - Anmäld försvunnen (1986)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Valentin Karlberg is reported missing in Stockholm and Detective Roland Hassel must find him before it's too late.
Plot: swedish police, divorced man, hiding, missing person, crime investigation, police corruption, police procedural, murder, illegal gambling, porn magazine, excavator, phone booth ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Silent Hours (2021)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 156 min.
Story: Private detective John Duval, an ex-lieutenant commander in the Royal Navy and Naval Intelligence, finds himself the prime suspect in a police hunt for a sexual killer when three women are brutally murdered.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, private detective, murder investigation, protagonist as suspect, homicidal maniac, murder suspect, murder, suspicion of murder, maniac, crime solving, investigation, killings ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Hassel 06 - Offren (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Criminal detective Roland Hassel and his colleague Bolinder is investigating a criminal gang involved in the meat packing business. Bolinder is murdered in front of Hassel and the criminals are out to kill Hassel, the only witness.
Plot: criminal gang, police investigation, police detective, murder, contamination, police procedural, police officer killed, crime investigation, kicked in the crotch
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Hassel 05 - Terrorns Finger (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The kidnapping of a DA's wife, the murder of several minor criminals and the police finding a large stash of weapons is all in a day's work for criminal detective Roland Hassel.
Plot: kidnapping, murder, police detective, fake identity, hospital, terrorist group, nightmare, helicopter, police procedural, roadblock, fire, boat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Whisper to a Scream (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, South Africa
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young girl who was frustrated in her desire to become acrtress starts to work for a telephone-sex company. There she meets a fascinating man who has an obsession for music related with crime.
Style: biblical
Plot: murder, stripper, mistaken identity, phone terror, phone sex, artist, identity, angel, male underwear
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Death Diploma (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two young bright university graduates start a brilliant career of gangsters.
Plot: graduate student, college graduate, graduate, friend, fear, student, university, boss, dog, child, murder, nightclub ...
Time: 80s
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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: conspiracy, police, corpse, murder, corruption, police procedural
Place: latvia, eastern europe
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The Exquisite Cadaver (1969)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A publisher of novels begins to receive packets containing macabre: members of a female corpse. The appearance of a mysterious woman who seems related packages will lead to a situation of dramatic denouement.
Plot: murder, lesbian relationship, corpse, affair, lesbian, railway, dead woman, lsd, suicide attempt, suicide, unfaithful husband, female nudity ...
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The Pleasure of Killing (1988)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two assassins: Luis, young and impulsive and André, married teacher. Fate lets them cross their lines, evident in the same victim. From the beginning they like each other; and both become addicted to killing synchronously.
Plot: two killers, university professor, killing spree, murder, serial murder, prostitute, drug dealer, serial killer, duel, woman shot in the forehead, shot in the forehead
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36%
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Moving Targets (1999)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of cops are following a lawyer who has information on a mobster. He's killed and his wife has to help the cops catch the bad guy.
Plot: bandit, strong female lead, bus, car chase, police, murder, tough girl, violence, latex gloves, gun, explosion, knife
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The Cradle Will Fall (2004)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The suicide of a pregnant woman begins to look like murder and a county prosecutor is called in to investigate.
Style: tense, serious, psychological, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: murder, pregnancy, who done it, power relations, femme fatale, law enforcement, serial killer, woman in danger, murder mystery, murder investigation, violence, murder of a pregnant woman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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35%
Murder at the Savoy (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A famous industrialist is murdered at a restaurant in Malmoe. Police inspector Martin Beck in Stockholm gets the case. The suspects lead to people involved in illegal arms deals. But who was the biggest criminal, the murderer or the industrialist?
Style: realistic, serious, mind bending, rough, suspenseful
Plot: murder, investigation, crimes, mystery, law enforcement, arms dealing, police, arms deal, police procedural, hospital, murder investigation, medical ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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33%
The First Deadly Sin (1980)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A serial killer is stalking New York. Inspector Edward X. Delaney is an NYPD detective, nearing retirement, who is trying to put together the pieces of the case. Are the victims somehow linked? What does the brutal method of death signify?
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
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32%
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The Hunters (1996)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A policeman from Stockholm come to Norrbotten in Sweden, to join his brother, now when their father is dead. While there he starts to work on a long-running case where reindeers have been poached and soon discovers that his brother is involved...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: poacher, murder, rape, countryside, police detective, incompetent police, family relations, village, siblings relations, graphic violence, police investigation, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe
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Mortal Sins (1992)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A thriller directed by Bradford May focusing on a catholic priest dealing with a serial killer's confession and a murder investigation.
Plot: confession, priest, police, murder, police detective, serial killer, catholic priest, catholic school, conscience, irish catholic, crucifix, catholic church ...
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The Assassin (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Assassin John Brown, a heroin-addicted, recent war veteran, is hired to take out a local nightclub owner. When Brown slips, he finds himself on the run from both police and the shadowy corporation that hired him.
Style: neo noir
Plot: junkie, police, police captain, assassin, murder, hitman, african american, police officer, drug addict, criminal, drugs, mercenary ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Killing Jesus (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Colombia, Argentina
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Paula, a young art student, witnesses the assassination of her father, a university professor. Frustrated by the local police she starts to investigate the murder herself. Driven by anger, frustration and sorrow, she commits fearless acts that put ...
Plot: motorcycle, murder, assassination, dancing, police, revenge, revenge plot, female protagonist, violence, death of father, student, loss of father ...
Place: colombia
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29%