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Traitorous Prince (1994)
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Traitorous Prince (1994)
Original name: 天國逆子
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Guan Jian wants to report the murder of his father who died 10 years ago. The alleged murderer whom Guan Jian accuses of the crime is his own mother.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, rough, enigmatic, unusual plot structure, emotional, melancholic, dramatic, meditative, harsh ...
Plot: crimes, dysfunctional family, police investigation, death, betrayal, guilt, catastrophe, revenge, artist, loneliness, writers, art, sexual abuse, lone hero, fantasy world, destiny, brutality, runaway, childhood, revolution, mentor, mother son relationship, parenthood, morality, greed ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: china, japan, california, tokyo, new jersey, asia, israel

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, murder, death, deadly, police investigation, investigation and mystery mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Traitorous Prince: The Missing Gun (2002), Before and After (1996), Blind Shaft (2003), City by the Sea (2002), Merci pour le Chocolat (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Missing Gun (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this tense thriller, Ma Shan (Wen Jiang) is a Chinese police detective who awakes one morning after a night of heavy drinking at his sister's wedding reception to discover that his gun has been stolen. Since only police officers are allowed ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, neo noir
Plot: mind game, mystery, uncover truth, police investigation, haunted by the past, murder, memory loss, protagonist as suspect, dishonesty, law enforcement, serial killer, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, asia
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Before and After (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two parents deal with the effects when their son is accused of murdering his girlfriend.
Style: suspense, melancholic, serious, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, murder, accidental death, adaptation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder investigation, investigation, parents and children, teenage life, lawyer, family problems, mystery ...
Time: 90s
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Blind Shaft (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: China, Germany, Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two Chinese miners, who make money by killing fellow miners and then extorting money from the mine owner to keep quiet about the "accident", happen upon their latest victim. But one of them begins to have second thoughts.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious ...
Plot: miner, murder, crimes, dishonesty, investigation, hidden identity, cons and scams, teenage life, rich and poor, serial killer, disaster, teenage boy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
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City by the Sea (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A man struggling to come to terms with the sins of his father makes the terrible discovery that his own son has fallen into a life of crime in a drama based on a true story. Vincent LaMarca is a dedicated and well-respected New York City police ...
Style: talky, intense, suspense, emotional, serious ...
Plot: father son relationship, police investigation, murder, crimes, guilt, redemption, homicide detective, police corruption, depression, family bonds, justice, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Merci pour le Chocolat (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A mystery set in the environs of Lausanne concerning several plots which wind their way through the elegant homesteads of a couple of well-heeled French-Swiss denizens. Mika is the couture-attired, oh-so-perfect head of Muller Chocolates--a company ...
Style: psychological, enigmatic, tense, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: mystery, chocolate, haunted by the past, unlikely criminals, investigation, love and romance, couple relations, parents and children, family life, infidelity, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: switzerland, europe, los angeles, usa, france
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The Onion Field (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Greg Powell, a disturbed ex-con, recruits Jimmy Youngblood (Smith) a petty thief, as partner in crime. Powell panics when they two of are pulled over by two cops for tail lights. Powell decides to kidnap the cops and Smith goes along with his crazy ...
Style: neo noir, atmospheric, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: crimes, police investigation, courtroom drama, death sentence, police officer killed, moral ambiguity, morality, manipulation, brutality, courtroom, haunted by the past, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Stolen (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A detective becomes obsessed with solving a child's 50-year-old murder, uncovering striking similarities between the case and his son's disappearance.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: missing child, loss of child, police investigation, dead child, life is a bitch, uncover truth, haunted by the past, law enforcement, dealing with death, crimes, interrogation, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 50s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Who Killed Atlanta's Children? (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: From 1979 to 1981, 29 African-American males, mostly children, were either missing or found murdered in metro Atlanta. The cases plagued the city until 1982, when Wayne Wiiliams was convicted of the murders of two adult men. Authorities then ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, investigation, murder, journalism, uncover truth, who done it, psychopath, mystery, law enforcement, legal, manhunt ...
Time: 80s
Place: atlanta georgia, usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Firecracker (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A tale of murder in small-town Kansas. When Jimmy is lured away from his abusive family by a traveling sideshow carnival, he encounters Sandra, one of the main attractions. The happiness they find together causes them to confront the darkness in ...
Style: disturbing, serious, psychological, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, rape, murder, small town, mystery, life is a bitch, crimes, psychopath, family problems, mental illness, friendship, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Inspector Lavardin (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Inspector Lavardin is called to a provincial village to investigate a murder – only to find that one of his ex-lovers is the victim’s widow.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, bleak ...
Plot: murder, investigation, crimes, life is a bitch, who done it, uncover truth, friendship, police detective, law enforcement, protagonist as suspect, mind game, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: france, europe, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Boys (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brett Sprague is a violent and psychopathic man, who is released on parole after serving a sentence for assault. As he returns to his family house and we watch him and his brothers, Stevie and Glenn, for the next 24 hours, it becomes clear this day ...
Style: disturbing, twists and turns, rough, splatter, bloody ...
Plot: crimes, prison, murder, prison sex, psychopath, dysfunctional family, redemption, australian, violence, suburbs, parallel universe, weapons ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, california, sydney australia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Character (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 122 min.
Story: J.W. Katadreuffe is the son of Joba Katadreuffe and A.B. Drevenhaven. Though fully neglected by Joba, Dreverhaven ensures the succesfull career of his son. Mostly unseen, though he sues his son a few times. The son Katadreuffe succeeds, but at great ...
Style: psychological, sexy, enigmatic, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: communism, family relations, mentor, love, hospital, dysfunctional family, poverty, corruption, father son relationship, guilt, ethnic conflict, secrets ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 1910s
Place: poland, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Dolores Claiborne (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Dolores Claiborne was accused of killing her abusive husband twenty years ago, but the court's findings were inconclusive and she was allowed to walk free. Now she has been accused of killing her employer, Vera Donovan, and this time there is a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, twists and turns ...
Plot: mystery, child abuse, domestic violence, investigation, dysfunctional family, murder, maid, sexual abuse, incest, small town, abusive husband, island ...
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Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Strike is a young city drug pusher under the tutelage of drug lord Rodney Little. When a night manager at a fast-food restaurant is found with four bullets in his body, Strike's older brother turns himself in as the killer. Det. Rocco Klein ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, neo noir, gloomy, unusual plot structure ...
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Time: 90s
Place: new york, new jersey, brooklyn new york city, california, usa
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47%
 7.9
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Mystic River (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A story about friendship and loyalty, guilt and vengeance, and the fateful affect the past has on the present.
Style: psychological, tense, emotional, twist ending, neo noir ...
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Time: 20th century, 21st century, 70s, contemporary, 60s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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Fissure (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Still reeling from a personal tragedy, Detective Paul Grunning is sent on a routine call to a local professor's home. When things turn deadly, he must navigate a fractured reality to solve the mystery before it's too late.
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Deceiver (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The gruesome death of a prostitute brings suspicion on one of her clients, James Wayland, a brilliant, self-destructive and epileptic heir to a textile fortune. So detectives Braxton and Kennesaw take Wayland in for questioning, thinking they can ...
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, suspense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, justice, police investigation, crimes, investigation, guilt, mind game, law enforcement, brutality, prostitute, rivalry, dishonesty ...
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Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Talaash: The Answer Lies Within (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A cop, investigating the mysterious death of a filmstar, meets a sex-worker, while he faces some personal problems psychologically. The mystery connects these people in a way, that ultimately changes their lives.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychedelic ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
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Place: boston, usa, massachusetts, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Jar City (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 93 min.
Story: A murder opens up a bleak trail of long buried secrets and small town corruption for a worn out police detective and his squad.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, neo noir ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Freedomland (2006)
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Duration: 113 min.
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Style: disturbing, suspense, intense, tense, serious ...
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Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion (1970)
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Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A chief of detectives, homicide section, commits a murder and deliberately leaves clues to prove his own responsibility for the crime.
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Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Trying to find how a millionaire wound up with a phony diamond brings Hercule Poirot to an exclusive island resort frequented by the rich and famous. When a murder is committed, everyone has an alibi.
Style: serious, suspenseful, clever, twists and turns, tense ...
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 117 min.
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Style: psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough, neo noir ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, police detective, mystery, ghost, serial killer, swamp, uncover truth, life is a bitch, dishonesty, law enforcement, hallucination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Brigham City (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wes Clayton is a lawman and a bishop in a Mormon community called Brigham. The town is shaken when a woman from California is found murdered. Clayton and his young deputy work with an FBI agent sent to investigate. As a civil and spiritual leader in ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, enigmatic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, small town, mystery, crimes, murder investigation, investigation, sheriff, murder mystery, mormon, law enforcement, human nature ...
Time: future, contemporary
Place: utah, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Short Film About Killing (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jacek climbs into the taxi driven by Waldemar, tells him to drive to a remote location, then brutally strangles him, seemingly without motive.
Style: disturbing, sexy, thought provoking, bleak, psychological ...
Plot: murder, lawyer, prison, death sentence, fighting the system, death row, courtroom drama, violence, guilt, death, beautiful scenery, secrets ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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River's Edge (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A group of high school friends discover that they are in the presence of a killer. One of them, Samson, has murdered his girlfriend Jamie. He brags to his friends about killing her, and when they discover he is telling the truth, their reactions ...
Style: disturbing, bleak, psychological, gloomy, neo noir ...
Audience: teens, kids, teen drama
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Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.4
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I'm Not Scared (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: While playing outside one day, nine-year-old Michele discovers Filippo, who is chained to the ground at the bottom of a hole. Michele witnesses town baddie Felice nearby and suspects something bad is happening. Michele is unsure whom he should tell ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, tense, suspense ...
Plot: childhood, kidnapping, mystery, boy, coming of age, rescue, crimes, captivity, father son relationship, friendship, uncover truth, children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, year 1978
Place: italy, southern italy, europe, venice, brazil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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