Movies and TV shows like In Face of the Crime

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In Face of the Crime (2010)
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In Face of the Crime (2010)
Original name: Im Angesicht des Verbrechens
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 479 min.
TV show
Story: Im Angesicht des Verbrechens is a German television series about the Russian mafia in Berlin. It received high critical acclaim, but the viewer figures were disappointing. It was broadcast by ARTE and Das Erste.
Style: realistic, disturbing, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: police, prostitute, crimes, society, law enforcement, dishonesty, organized crime, money, prostitution, police investigation, love, murder, hopes, gangsters, immigrants, criminal heroes, alien invasion, german, female nudity, male nudity, human trafficking, russian abroad, skinny dipping, criminal gang, mafia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, berlin germany

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Most similar movies to In Face of the Crime

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, deadly, murder, police investigation, police and danger mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like In Face of the Crime: Gomorrah (2014), Salamander (2012), Romanzo criminale - La serie (2008), Stalker (2014), Five Daughters (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Gomorrah (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Based on Robert Saviano's bestselling book, this gritty Italian crime drama paints a portrait of the brutal Neapolitan crime organisation the Camorra, as seen through the eyes of Ciro Di Marzo, the obedient and self- confident right-hand man of ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: mafia, gangsters, rivalry, drug lord, camorra, gang war, mob boss, crimes, social decay, society, criminal heroes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: italy, naples italy, napoli italy, europe
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Salamander (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: A police inspector investigates the robbery of 66 safe deposit boxes at a private bank in Brussels.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: police, law enforcement, crimes, police investigation, police detective, secret movement, dishonesty, secret agenda, honest law enforcer, robbery, boarding school, murder mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium
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69%
Romanzo criminale - La serie (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
TV show
Story: Romanzo Criminale – La serie - is a television series Italian based on the eponymous novel by judge Giancarlo De Cataldo, and it is the second adaptation of the film Romanzo Criminale directed by Michele Placido. The first series quickly achieved ...
Style: captivating, serious, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: gang, gangsters, mafia, organized crime, criminal heroes, crimes, law enforcement, drug dealing, police detective, dishonesty, police, violence ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, 90s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.5
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Stalker (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A pair of detectives investigate stalkers in Los Angeles. Strong and focused, Lt. Beth Davis is an expert in the field of repeated harassment, driven by personal experience of being a victim. She heads the LAPD's Threat Assessment Unit, which ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: stalking, stalker, crimes, obsession, psychopath, policewoman, police investigation, police, name calling, police detective, hopes, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Five Daughters (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Factually-based drama telling the stories of five young women who were tragically murdered in Ipswich in 2006.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, murder, police detective, police investigation, woman in danger, drug abuse, addiction, prostitute, life is a bitch, small town, empire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Above Suspicion (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Above Suspicion is a British TV series based on Lynda La Plante's novels Above Suspicion, The Red Dahlia, Deadly Intent and Silent Scream. It stars Kelly Reilly and Ciarán Hinds, and features the career of La Plante's latest heroine DC ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, porno movie
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, murder, police detective, law enforcement, crimes, detective inspector, dirty cop, police procedural, murder mystery, legal, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Scene of the Crime (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Tatort is a long-running German/Austrian/Swiss, crime television series set in various parts of these countries. The show is broadcast on the channels of ARD in Germany, ORF 2 in Austria and SF1 in Switzerland. The first episode was broadcast on ...
Style: exciting, serious, witty, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime investigation, murder, police detective, police, fighting crime, sidekick, police investigation, law enforcement, riddles and clues, police station, police protagonist, police inspector ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Above Suspicion 2: The Red Dahlia (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: D.C.I. Langton takes charge when the body of would-be model Louise Pennell is found,sliced in half and with her mouth mutilated into a smile. D.C. Anna Travis discovers that newspaper journalist Richard Reynolds had received anonymous typed letters ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: law enforcement, crimes, police investigation, police detective, murder, strong female presence, serial killer, media circus, detective sergeant, detective inspector, forensics, crime scene ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter - Studio Sex (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A stripper at the club Studio Six is murdered. A political scandal takes off when the Minister of Commerce appears to have been at the club. He resigns - but only to hide an even bigger secret.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, erotic
Plot: murder, journalism, crimes, life is a bitch, law enforcement, media, female nudity, minister, politics, dishonesty, society, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Robbery Homicide Division (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Robbery Homicide Division was an American police procedural television series on CBS, created by Barry Schindel with executive producer Michael Mann. Schindel has been nominated for three Emmy Awards.
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, police, fighting crime, police investigation, murder, crimes, law enforcement, workplace, society, workplace situations, police station, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Arne Dahl: Bad Blood (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: An American serial killer is on board a plane from New York to Stockholm. Without a proper identification and with great urgency A-group try to locate this passenger before Sweden inadvertently imports it's first American serial killer. The ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, crimes, law enforcement, murder investigation, torture, terrorist, fbi agent, police, special agents, torture victim ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Code 37 (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Female detective Hannah Maes leads a police squad, specialized in sexual offenses. A smaller, but important part of the story is about the private quest of Hannah. She investigates a past robbery at her home and the subsequent brutal rape of her ...
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sex crime, police investigation, police, crimes, law enforcement, murder, robbery, fighting crime, rivalry, strong female presence, sex maniac, chief of police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, europe, ghent
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Former NYPD detective and forensic genius Lincoln Rhyme was at the top of his game until a serious accident at the hands of a notorious serial killer forced him out of the field. When Amelia Sachs, an intuitive young officer who has a gift for ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, forensics, police, investigation, law enforcement, partners against crime, evidence, riddles and clues, crimes, mystery, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Wolffs Revier (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Wolffs Revier is a German television series.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: police, riddles and clues, law enforcement, family relations, track down, parents and children, crimes, murder, police protagonist, german, police partner, homicide detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Hamburg Dockland (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Shows the interaction between Hamburg police officers and paramedics.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: police, scolding, doctors and patients, workplace situations, crimes, law enforcement, workplace, partners, power relations, rescue, german, con artists ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Thorne: Sleepyhead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Thorne Sleepyhead: follows DI Tom Thornes investigation into a mysterious serial killer. His first three victims ended up dead. His fourth was not so fortunate. Alison Willetts is unlucky to be alive. She has survived a stroke, deliberately induced ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: police detective, serial killer, police investigation, crimes, murder, hunt down, society, murder mystery, murder investigation, law enforcement, british, male protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
False Accusation (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 172 min.
TV show
Story: A quiet spring morning a man leaves prison after spending most of his adult life there. The man is convicted of murder, not once but twice.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: murder, police investigation, mystery, crimes, law enforcement, partners, released from prison, nypd, flashback, fictional country, police procedural, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 8.1
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Riot Police (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 306 min.
TV show
Story: A fictionalised look into the human tragedy of riot police and police brutality in Spain.
Style: realistic, tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: police, conflict, urban setting, investigation, female protagonist, corruption, riot, murder, police investigation, crimes, partners, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
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Unit 42 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: The investigations of two police officers from The Brussels Digital Unit, a unit specializing in cybercrime.
Style: enigmatic, bleak, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: policewoman, internet, law enforcement, crimes, police investigation, testimony, murder, homicide detective, witness, society, police officer, heist ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Detective Inspector Irene Huss: The Torso (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
TV show
Story: On a beach in Gothenburg found parts of a dismembered man's body. The only thing that is going on, a tattoo on the torso. Irene Huss find a similar previous cases that will take her to Copenhagen, where she is forced to look for a friend's ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, victim, murder investigation, husband wife relationship, violence, body mutilation, mysticism, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, denmark, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Follow the Money (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: 'Deceived' is about economic crime. About what happens to people when greed and ambition corrupts. The series exposeses viewers into economic crimes complex world. In the banks, the stock exchange and in boardrooms.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corporate crime, lawyer, greed, dishonesty, legal investigation, investigation, hopes, legal, price of justice, cons and scams, uncover truth, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Mafiosa (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 416 min.
TV show
Story: By the will of her dead uncle who was murdered Sandra Paoli is propelled to the head of a powerful mafia clan. She becomes a respected, but also hated, woman in a world of men, murder and criminality.
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, rough, semi serious ...
Plot: mafia, murder, crimes, gangsters, rivalry, family business, criminal's revenge, family problems, gang, drug dealing, betrayal, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Death in Holy Orders (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: New Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgleish is asked to have a second look at the death of Ronald Treeves, a student at St. Anselm's seminary.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, mind bending
Plot: murder, riddles and clues, mystery, private detective, amateur detective, investigation, who done it, clergy, society, law enforcement, crimes, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Life of Crime (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 132 min.
TV show
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: tense, captivating, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder mystery, murder, police detective, police investigation, homicide detective, track down, obsession, law enforcement, crimes, lie, investigation, murder investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
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Red Widow (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When Marta Walraven's mob husband is brutally murdered, she takes on gangsters and the FBI to unveil the truth about his death. As she digs into this dark underworld, she'll test her own strength, relying on her resourcefulness, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, captivating
Audience: chick flick
Plot: family relations, intrigue, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, vengeance, death of husband, crimes, parents and children, organized crime, single mother, suburbs, drug lord ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter - Lifetime (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When David Lindholm, Sweden's most famous police officer, found shot in bed identifies herself quickly with his young wife Julia. Julia is threatened with life imprisonment for murder, both her ​​husband and her missing four year old son ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: investigation, murder, crimes, journalism, dishonesty, race against time, murder investigation, homicide detective, murder mystery, crime investigation, missing child, murderer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.8
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Undercover (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Undercover agents infiltrate a drug kingpin's operation by posing as a couple at the campground where he spends his weekends. Inspired by real events.
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, captivating, atmospheric
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, mafia, dishonesty, crimes, escapades, adaptation, police investigation, rivalry, society, gangsters, spy, nypd ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Valhalla Murders (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Iceland
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: An Oslo detective with a painful past returns to his native Iceland to help a dedicated cop hunt a serial killer with a link to a mysterious photo.
Style: captivating, disturbing, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, police investigation, police corruption, police, partners against crime, law enforcement, child abuse, evidence, riddles and clues, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: iceland, reykjavik iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
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The Silence (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Drama about a deaf girl who witnesses the audacious murder of a policewoman.
Style: serious, captivating, bleak, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, mystery, police investigation, deaf, police detective, dishonesty, organized crime, corruption, murder mystery, police corruption, witnessing a crime, mute or deaf ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Balthazar (2018)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Facing a series of complex murder cases, new police commander Hélène Bach must learn to work with the brilliant yet exasperating Raphaël, who can make the dead speak like no-one else.
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, disturbing, serious
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: police, police detective, murder investigation, murder, riddles and clues, crime scene, pathologist, crimes, investigation, policewoman, mystery, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 2020s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%