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Lanester (2013)
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Lanester (2013)
Original name: "Lanester" A la vue à la mort
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
TV show
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 of Gabrielle (Emma de Caunes), a young woman taxi driver, the cop nevertheless continues his investigation, which soon awakens demons he considered buried forever.
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, captivating, exciting, contemplative
Plot: investigation, police investigation, police, murder, murder investigation, doctor, blind man, psychoanalysis, brother brother relationship, dream, taxi, taxi driver, eye, blindness, commander, childhood memory, flashback, suicide of father, lesbian, swimming pool, falling down stairs, eyes different color, childhood flashback
Place: paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, tense, captivating and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about murder, murder investigation, police, investigation, police investigation, police detective and crimes mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Lanester: Steppe (2018), Innocent (2017), The Disappearance (2015), All the Sins (2019), Murders in... (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Steppe (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Turkey
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Experienced chief of police Seyfi and newbie officer Nuri Pamir start to investigate the case of a child murder taking place in the city. The case brings them to Mr. Abbas and his daughter Dilara, who are well-known individuals in their circles.
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: murder, murderer, police, murder investigation, fighting crime, murder mystery, partners, crime solving, crimes, partners against crime, police investigation, investigation ...
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Innocent (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Turkey
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cevdet, a retired commissioner, and his wife spend their pensions in peace on a farm away from the city. Suddenly the life of the family is destroyed by the sudden arrival of a terrible news from the little son.
Style: psychological, suspense, serious, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: police investigation, police detective, family relations, betrayal, secret, police, murder, infidelity, friendship, husband wife relationship, domestic violence, murder trial ...
Place: turkey, istanbul turkey
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The Disappearance (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Set in Lyon, the show traces the increasing trauma of the Morel family who fall apart when their 17-year-old daughter fails to return home from a night out. As the hours pass and the police investigation builds, The Disappearance explores every ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, tense, captivating ...
Plot: investigation, disappearance, murder, betrayal, jealousy, police, family relations, abduction, crimes, partners, twists and turns, mystery ...
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All the Sins (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Finland, Estonia
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Lauri Räihä, a criminal investigator from Helsinki, is sent to investigate two murders that have occurred in the northern Finnish town where he grew up. The assignment offers Lauri a way out of confronting his own problems.
Style: suspense, psychological, suspenseful, tense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: murder investigation, police detective, murder, police officer, crime investigation, police, past, revenge, who done it, murder mystery, family relations, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: finland
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51%
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Murders in... (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Murders in... is a collection of French-Belgian police TV movies taking place each time in a different French city and region.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: murder investigation, investigation, murder, death, mystery, law enforcement, track down, friendship, vengeance, murderer, escapades, partners against crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
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The Cliff (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Iceland
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: The Cliff is a dramatic mystery about a Crime Detective who is sent to a small community in Iceland to help a local policewoman investigate a suspicious accident. Together they unravel a mystery that involves bizarre incidents and unexplained deaths.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, dark
Plot: police officer, mystery, investigation, police, murder, homicide detective, partners against crime, crime investigation, murder investigation, secret, policewoman, partners ...
Place: iceland
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Homicide Unit Istanbul (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Istanbul police commissioner Mehmet Özakin is in charge of serious crime, mainly murder investigations, mostly in the Turkish metropolis. A very modern Turk, he uses up to date Western methods, without prejudice, assisted by bachelor Mustafa ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: murder, forensics, murder investigation, police investigation, murder mystery, police detective, police officer, crime investigation, sleuth, murderer, investigation, police ...
Place: istanbul turkey
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45%
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Paranoid (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The murder of a female GP in a rural playground in front of numerous witnesses draws a group of detectives into an ever-darkening mystery that takes them across Europe, aided by mysterious notes sent by the "Ghost Detective".
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, exciting, contemplative
Plot: police detective, german, murder, police investigation, police, conspiracy, murder investigation, obsessive compulsive disorder, criminal, police officer, mental health, suicide ...
Place: germany
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Satan's Stratagem (2009)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Czech Republic
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Story: Ďáblova lest is a Czech crime movie. The movie was making in Benedict's abbeys of Saint Václav in Broumov, the Church of Saint Margaret in Podlažice and City Museum, Chrast by Chrudim.
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, contemplative
Plot: serial killer, investigation, ritual murder, police detective, murder investigation, police officer, police investigator, religion, police investigation, occult, mystery, police ...
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The Long Call (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
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Story: Detective Matthew Venn returns to the small North Devon community he grew up in with his husband and begins investigating a murder whilst coming to terms with his own traumatic past, having been excommunicated by his family and the church community ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense
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The Loch (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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.
Style: scenic, enigmatic, captivating, colourful
Plot: murder investigation, serial killer, police, investigation, murder, policewoman, urban legend, mystery, gossip, small town, tourism, nature ...
Time: future
Place: scotland
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Trace (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 40 min.
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Story: A new governmental body is created to solve X-file and high-crime cases. Federal Expert Service brings together specialists in various areas: software development, ballistics, forensic, and investigators. FES is doing the whole range of expertise ...
Style: exciting, disturbing, suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: evidence, crimes, murder, justice, police, investigation, violence, crime scene, homicide detective, disorder, chase, brutality ...
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The Miracle (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: During the incursion in a mob boss' hideout, Police finds a Virgin Mary plastic sculpture which weeps blood. There is no answer to the mystery, but the power of the enigma will make crazy the people who will get in touch with this event, ...
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, unusual plot structure, tense ...
Plot: catholicism, police, investigation, who done it, murder investigation, police detective, murder, escapades, heroes, death, track down, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
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Maigrets Night at the Crossroads (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
Story: A complex tale of murder, deceit and greed set in an isolated country community.
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, psychological, suspense
Plot: murderer, police officer, police, village, murder, murder investigation, jewish, brother sister relationship, insanity, murder mystery, partners, uncover truth ...
Place: france, belgium, antwerp, paris france
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37%
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The Typist (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 300 min.
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Story: Freya Becker is a typist with the homicide division of the Berlin police. Freya’s daughter, Marie, disappeared 11 years ago without a trace, and Freya is determined to uncover the truth, whatever the cost.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, psychological, unusual plot structure, tense ...
Plot: burnout, love interest, police, german, murder investigation, dark secret, female protagonist, missing friend, investigator, suspicion, violence, uncover truth ...
Place: berlin germany, germany
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In Plain Sight (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
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Story: Based on the true story of Lanarkshire detective William Muncie’s quest to bring to justice notorious Scottish killer Peter Manuel.
Style: captivating, tense, slasher, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, true crime, murder, rapist, police detective, murder investigation, police investigation, violent, who done it, revenge, maniac, brutality ...
Time: 50s
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Arne Dahl: The Blinded Man (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 178 min.
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Story: Arne Dahl - Misterioso A failed robbery attempt at Sydbanken outside Avesta leaves one robber lying dead with a dart through his eye, but there are no witnesses to the incident and no perpetrator is ever identified. In Stockholm, three high-profile ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, law enforcement, assassination, crimes, uncover truth, police, murder investigation, multiple suspects, computer genius, sexual harassment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, estonia, eastern europe
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The Lava Field (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Iceland
Duration: 183 min.
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Story: When Reykjavik crime detective Helgi Marvin Runarsson is called in to investigate a suicide case on Snaefellsnes Peninsula, the case turns out to be far from simple. Pulled into a sinister trail of evidence, Helgi's own deeply hidden secrets ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, enigmatic, disturbing ...
Plot: investigation, murder, murder investigation, suicide attempt, murder mystery, mystery, murderer, uncover truth, private investigator, secret, crime solving, crime investigation ...
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London Kills (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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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, exciting, tense
Plot: homicide detective, murder, disappearance, murder investigation, police, crimes, suicide, death, partners against crime, murder mystery, assistant, investigation ...
Place: england, london
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Suspects (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
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Story: Set in London, each episode is a self-contained story, starting with a news report, then following the team of three detectives as they investigate the circumstances the crime. The cases themselves are hard-hitting with contemporary themes, such as ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological
Plot: police, murder mystery, investigation, crime investigation, investigator, partners, who done it, murder investigation, track down, murder, police officer, escapades ...
Time: 21st century
Place: london
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Dublin Murders (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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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, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: investigation, murder, police investigation, police detective, mass child killing, hidden identity, forest, secret past, police, psychological trauma, corpse, crime investigation ...
Place: dublin ireland, ireland
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Cold Case ~Shinjitsu no Tobira~ (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: Yuri Ishikawa and her team try to crack unresolved cold cases in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense, contemplative
Plot: murder investigation, police, cold case, police procedural, investigation, friends, partners, heroes, police officer, police detective, evidence, mystery ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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The Unlikely Murderer (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 228 min.
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Story: After the assassination of prime minister Olof Palme in 1986, Stig Engström managed to elude justice right up to his death through a combination of audacity, luck, and a perplexed police force.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: murder, criminal, police, murderer, assassination, true crime, murder investigation, crime investigation, murder mystery, cover up, justice, investigation ...
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Murder in the First (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Story: Murder in the First follows homicide detectives Terry English and Hildy Mulligan as they investigate a multitude of tragedies in San Francisco.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, exciting, sexy
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Time: 21st century
Place: san francisco
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Crossword Mysteries: Riddle Me Dead (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Story: Tess gets invited to be a part of a popular game show, but when the host is unexpectedly murdered, she and Detective Logan O'Connor seek to uncover who was behind it all.
Style: psychological, tense, enigmatic, captivating
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Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: France
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Story: Captain Gaby Molina investigates with great seriousness and success on cases not always easy.
Style: psychological, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
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The Five (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: When they were twelve years old, Mark, Pru, Danny and Slade were out together in the park. Mark’s five-year-old brother, Jesse, was annoying them. They were mean – told him to get lost. Jesse ran away. He was gone. Never seen again. Twenty years ...
Style: enigmatic, suspenseful, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: childhood friend, murder, missing person, investigation, crime investigation, crime solving, unsolved crime, police detective, crimes, secret, murder mystery, forensics ...
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The Grave (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Israel
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: An earthquake in the north uncovers a large hole in a nature reserve. Inside the hole, three human skeletons are found. The plot thickens when DNA tests reveal that the DNA belongs to three living people...
Style: suspense, psychological, tense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: police officer, police, crime investigation, investigation, dna, father son relationship, evidence, murder investigation, murder mystery, police detective, law enforcement, track down ...
Time: 21st century
Place: israel
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We Hunt Together (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Explore the intoxication of sexual attraction, the dangerous power of emotional manipulation, and how finding a volatile form of solace in another can have dire consequences as two conflicted coppers track down a pair of deadly killers.
Style: captivating, suspense
Plot: serial killer, crimes, murder investigation, assassin, criminal, police investigation, police detective, murder, investigation, crime investigation, homicide detective, fighting crime ...
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The Hunt for a Killer (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Sweden, Finland, Norway, Iceland, Denmark
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Based on true stories about real homicide investigations in the south of Sweden between 1989-2004. The six-part series explores the murder of 10-year-old Helen Nilsson in Hörby, southern Sweden, a seemingly impossible case that remained unsolved ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: murder investigation, child murder, true crime, sex crime, child rape, police officer, murder, police procedural, interrogation, homicide detective, crime investigation, rape ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century
Place: scandinavia, sweden, eastern europe
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