Movies and TV shows like A Certain Justice

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A Certain Justice (1998)
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A Certain Justice (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: The story is about the murder of Venetia Aldridge, a QC (Queen's Council) in a London "Chambers" and a very ambitious barrister who has a track record of winning her cases. She doesn't necessarily prove that her clients are innocent, she simply disproves the prosecution's case against them. In the course of her career ,she has made enemies and one of them kills her and she is found in a very ritualistic setting.
Plot: lawyer, police, violence, investigation, murder, cleaning lady, secretary, attorney, cottage
Place: scotland yard

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Most similar movies to A Certain Justice

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, tense and realistic films and TV series with plots about murder, investigation, police, crimes, mystery, police investigation and law enforcement mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like A Certain Justice: Shroud for a Nightingale (1984), Cover Her Face (1985), Devices and Desires (1991), Original Sin (1997), Death of an Expert Witness (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Shroud for a Nightingale (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: British TV mini series.
Plot: murder, investigation
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Cover Her Face (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 291 min.
TV show
Story: Chief Superintendent Adam Dalgliesh investigates the death of Alice Liddell who ran a home for unwed mothers. One of those residents is Sally Jupp who was a witness in a drugs smuggling and murder investigation in London. Sally works at the local ...
Plot: murder, investigation
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95%
Devices and Desires (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A particularly vicious serial killer is stalking the Norfolk coast in the vicinity of the Larksoken nuclear power station. The press have branded him 'The Whistler' because witnesses have heard a hymn being whistled in the vicinity of the ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, small town, murder, nuclear power plant, power plant, remote, coast
Place: england
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80%
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Original Sin (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Commander Adam Dalgliesh is consulted by one of his literary heroes when Peverell Press staff fall victim to a rash of hate mail. When the body of an editor is discovered and another member of the venerable firm is found dead soon after, Dalgliesh ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: murder, rivalry, police investigation, crimes, mystery, law enforcement, who done it, riddles and clues, investigation, clue, death threat, sabotage ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Death of an Expert Witness (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: When Dr. Edwin Lorrimer, a forensic scientist working at a private laboratory is found killed, Detective Superintendent Adam Dalgliesh is sent to investigate. Dalgliesh had been in the area a few months previously investigating the murder of a young ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: murder, multiple suspects, law enforcement, mystery, crimes, police investigation, who done it, riddles and clues, laboratory, police, investigation, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Black Tower (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Frustrated with his career, Commander Dalgliesh is invited to Toynton Grange, a home for the disabled, by his old teacher, Father Baddeley, who is resident there. But unbeknown to Dalgliesh, something happening at the Grange is making the Father ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: monastery, murder, police detective, who done it, village, riddles and clues, law enforcement, crimes, police investigation, mystery, monk, investigation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
A Taste for Death (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Sir Paul Berowne (Bosco Hogan) - a prominent Government Minister - turns to his old friend Adam Dalgleish following a series of threatening letters delivered to his London home. The minister's wife is in an adulterous affair with a prominent ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, police investigation, crimes, mystery, law enforcement, assassination attempt, multiple suspects, foe turned friend, who done it, mistress, member of parliament, diary ...
Place: england, scotland yard
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Rebecka Martinsson (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Rebecka Martinsson from Kiruna has not really found herself despite her big successes at a law firm in Stockholm. When a friend from her childhood passes away, Rebecka returns to Kiruna where she's drawn into a thrilling hunt for a killer.
Style: tense, serious, psychological, captivating
Plot: police, small town, lawyer, female protagonist, homecoming, murder, manhunt, prosecutor, investigation, crimes, moral dilemma, workplace situations ...
Place: eastern europe
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Conspiracy of Silence (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: The true story of Helen Betty Osborne, a 19 year old Indian girl who was brutually murdered and slain on November 12, 1971 in The Pas, Manitoba, Canada and nearly taking 20 years for the police to find the four men who murdered her.
Plot: murder, racism, interracial relations, bigotry, sexual assault, intolerance, constable, justice, brutality, teenage boy, kidnapping, violence ...
Place: canada
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49%
The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes is a British television series that was produced by Thames Television and originally broadcast on the ITV Network. There were two series of 13 fifty-minute episodes; the first aired in 1971, the second in 1973. The ...
Style: anthology
Plot: murder, sidekick, investigation, gentleman, private detective, murder investigation
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: london
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47%
Unnatural Causes (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Roy Marsden returns as author P.D. James's indefatigable gumshoe, Inspector Adam Dalgliesh. This time, he's investigating the murder of a famous mystery writer whose body is found in the bottom of a dinghy on the Suffolk coast. To add a ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, mind bending, stylized ...
Plot: murder, police detective, army investigation, private detective, stalking, law enforcement, amateur detective, mystery, protagonist as suspect, obsessive quest, dishonesty, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland yard
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The Suspicions of Mr Whicher: The Murder at Road Hill House (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
TV show
Story: In 1860 Scotland Yard's 'Prince of Sleuths' Jack Whicher is sent to rural Wiltshire to investigate the murder of three-year-old Saville Kent,snatched from his bed at night and killed.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, stylized, twists and turns ...
Plot: private detective, child killer, murder, country house, investigation, who done it, crimes, multiple suspects, acquittal, murder confession, child abduction, dead child ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: scotland yard, england, europe, london
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Murder in the First (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Murder in the First follows homicide detectives Terry English and Hildy Mulligan as they investigate a multitude of tragedies in San Francisco.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, exciting
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Time: 21st century
Place: san francisco
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37%
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The Victim (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: A grieving mother is accused of identifying online the man she believes killed her son. But is he really a notorious child murderer or a tragic victim of mistaken identity?
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, psychological, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: revenge, assault, police, court, murder, death of child, mother, social media, death, murder investigation, graphic violence, track down ...
Place: scotland, glasgow scotland, edinburgh scotland
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The Loch (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: The search for a serial killer becomes a matter of life and death for detective Annie Redford, who is trying to cope with her first murder case.
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Taggart (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
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Style: captivating, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, police detective, strangulation, police, child killer, honest law enforcer, society, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, who done it, police station ...
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Duration: 45 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Agatha Christie Hour (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: This ten episode program was based on ten short stories written by Agatha Christie but with wide-ranging themes. Some were romances, some had supernatural themes and a couple were adventures. The common link was that all came from the talented pen ...
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Murder City (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
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Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Psychological games abound between detectives and suspects in a tense interrogation room, where the search for answers sometimes comes at a moral cost.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, contemplative ...
Plot: interrogation, who done it, police, testimony, partners against crime, police detective, mystery, uncover truth, suspicion, murder, police investigation, investigator ...
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Criminal: Germany (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 59 min.
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Story: In the interview room, detectives go head-to-head with suspects and try to get to the truth—even if it means breaking the rules and risking it all.
Style: serious, bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, anthology ...
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Lanester (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
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Story: In the west of Paris, three strange murders are committed. Each time, the victim is eviscerated before being arranged in a macabre display. While discovering one of these, police commander Eric Lanester (Richard Berry) loses his sight. With the help ...
Style: suspense, captivating, unusual plot structure, exciting, contemplative
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Place: paris france
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30%
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London Kills (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: With a documentary style delivery, this drama tells the story of a team of top murder detectives with each episode featuring a different murder while also following a serialized story involving the lead detective’s missing wife.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense, exciting
Plot: homicide detective, murder, disappearance, murder investigation, police, crimes, suicide, death, partners against crime, investigation, murder mystery, assistant ...
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Dalziel and Pascoe (1996)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: A British crime drama based on the "Dalziel and Pascoe" series of books by Reginald Hill, set in the fictional Yorkshire town of Wetherton. The unlikely duo of politically incorrect elephant-in-a-china-shop-copper Detective Superintendent ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, witty, suspenseful
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Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary
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29%
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Dublin Murders (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Two detectives are dispatched to investigate the murder of a young girl on the outskirts of Dublin, but as the case of the missing children intensifies, both are forced to confront the darkness that lies in their past.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: investigation, murder, police investigation, police detective, hidden identity, forest, psychological trauma, police, secret past, secret, corpse, mass child killing ...
Place: dublin ireland
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The Night Of (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 525 min.
TV show
Story: After a night of partying with a female stranger, a man wakes up to find her stabbed to death and is charged with her murder.
Style: tense, suspense, serious, realistic, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, murder investigation, lawyer, crimes, investigation, courtroom, justice, secrets, murder trial, vengeance, violent, jail ...
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Created from the novels by award winning crime writer Ann Cleeves, Shetland follows DI Jimmy Perez and his team as they investigate crime within the close knit island community. In this isolated and sometimes inhospitable environment, the team have ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: police detective, police investigation, island, murder investigation, murder, who done it, multiple suspects, crimes, mystery, investigation, social relations, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
Place: scotland
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27%
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Unforgotten (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: 'Unforgotten' follows modern police team DCI Cassie Stuart and DI Sunny Khan, who gradually unravel long-forgotten secrets which have a dramatic impact on their investigation and the four potential suspects. The slow revelation of the ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, clever ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, cold case, uncover truth, who done it, haunted by the past, murder investigation, investigation, life turned upside down, crimes, murder mystery, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 2010s
Place: england, london
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27%
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Grantchester (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Drama series set in 1953, against the backdrop of the real hamlet of Grantchester. The drama focuses upon the life of Sidney Chambers, a charismatic, charming clergyman who turns investigative vicar when one of his parishioners dies in suspicious ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, clever, realistic
Plot: murder mystery, priest, investigation, murder, police detective, partners, who done it, partners against crime, haunted by the past, village, amateur detective, village life ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1953
Place: england, united kingdom, europe
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