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Trapped (2015)
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Trapped (2015)
Original name: Ófærð
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Iceland, Denmark, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Germany, France, UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: As a ferry carrying 300 passengers from Denmark pulls into an Icelandic town’s small port, heavy snow begins to fall. The ferry can’t leave until the storm passes and the main road into town is impassable. A mutilated and dismembered body washes on the shore, an unidentifiable man murdered only hours ago. The local police chief, Andri Olafssun, whose personal life is in shatters, realizes a killer has descended into his town. As word spreads, order disintegrates into chaos as the ferry’s passengers and the town’s residents realize they are all possible suspects and that a killer is trapped among them.
Style: atmospheric, scenic, enigmatic, bleak
Plot: murder investigation, winter, small town, murder, police, ex wife, neo noir, coastal town, danger, storm, crimes, blizzard, cheating wife, unfaithful wife, mature woman, captain, horny wife, large breasts, sex in office, extramarital affair, police officer, woman on top, snowstorm, horny woman, crime ...
Place: iceland

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Most similar movies to Trapped

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, bleak and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about murder, crimes, police, murder investigation, police investigation, crime and investigation mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Trapped: Deadwind (2018), The Valhalla Murders (2019), Hinterland (2013), Broadchurch (2013), Marcella (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Deadwind (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland, Germany
Duration: 45 min.
Story: When Sofia Karppi, a detective in her 30's who is trying to get over her husband's death, discovers the body of a young woman on a construction site, she triggers a chain of events that threatens to destroy her life again.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: homicide detective, female detective, murder, missing person, family relations, secret past, police, childhood trauma, widow, revenge, danger, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: finland, helsinki finland
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100%
The Valhalla Murders (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Iceland
Duration: 50 min.
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, suspenseful, disturbing, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, police, police corruption, child abuse, law enforcement, danger, murder investigation, partners against crime, police investigation, crime scene, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 10K
Hinterland (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tom Mathias comes to Aberystwyth having abandoned his life in London. He's a brilliant but troubled man. Despite his faults he is an excellent detective, who knows that the key to solving the crime lies not in where you look for truth, but how ...
Style: serious, tense, atmospheric, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: police investigation, partners against crime, buried truth, forensics, law enforcement, crimes, partners, police, small town, bodies, crime, female partner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wales, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 88K
Broadchurch (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
Story: The murder of a young boy in a small coastal town brings a media frenzy, which threatens to tear the community apart.
Style: twists and turns, emotional, tense, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: police investigation, crime, murder investigation, small town, uncover truth, multiple suspects, courtroom drama, loss of son, murder, partners, loss of child, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.4
 22K
Marcella (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Marcella is shocked to the core of her being when her husband Jason leaves her unexpectedly, confessing he no longer loves her. Heartbroken, Marcella returns to the Met’s Murder Squad. Ten years ago Marcella gave up her fast-tracked police career ...
Style: enigmatic, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological
Plot: female detective, murder, female protagonist, serial killer, murder investigation, police, british police, ex husband ex wife relationship, police investigation, husband wife conflict, neo noir, homicide detective ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: london
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100%
 7.5
 7K
Black Spot (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 52 min.
Story: In the small bordertown of Villefranche, lost in the heart of a large forest, crime rate is six times higher than elsewhere in the area. Each new crime Major Laurène Weiss solves with the help of her unusual team makes her sink deeper and deeper ...
Style: dark, bleak, atmospheric, suspense, scenic
Plot: forest, small town, small town sheriff, investigation, murder, mysterious event, missing child, police, secret, danger, nature, crime investigation ...
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100%
 6.7
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Collateral (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: When a pizza delivery driver is shot dead in south London, a tenacious detective goes after the people traffickers behind his murder and unravels a conspiracy that goes to the top.
Style: futuristic, tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: conspiracy, intelligence agency, murder investigation, law enforcement, female detective, danger, crimes, murder, scientific experiment, lookalikes, border, rescue ...
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67%
 6.5
 2K
Briarpatch (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Dogged investigator Allegra Dill returns to her border-town Texas home after her sister is murdered. What begins as a search for a killer turns into an all-consuming fight to bring her corrupt hometown to its knees.
Style: captivating, bleak, disturbing, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: murder investigation, corrupt police, murder, corruption, police corruption, gun, car bomb, danger, disorder, violence, crimes, police ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Modus (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Belgium, UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: During a snowy Christmas season in Sweden, psychologist and profiler Inger Johanne Vik finds not only herself but also her autistic daughter drawn into the investigation of a number of disturbing deaths, through which she meets detective Ingvar ...
Style: suspense, psychological, tense, captivating
Plot: religious fanaticism, murder, criminal psychologist, serial killer, winter, uncover truth, crimes, family relations, danger, investigation, couples, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
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Paranoid (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
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".
Plot: conspiracy, police, murder investigation, murder, partner, playground, schizophrenia, suicide, kiss, alias, police detective, police investigation ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 4K
The Loch (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
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, colourful, enigmatic, captivating
Plot: murder investigation, murder, urban legend, serial killer, gossip, search, investigation, police, mystery, small town, tourism, monster ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
American Gothic (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
Story: A prominent Boston family attempts to redefine itself in the wake of a chilling discovery that links their recently deceased patriarch to a string of murders spanning decades — amid the mounting suspicion that one of them may have been his ...
Style: tense, suspense, enigmatic, disturbing, captivating
Plot: murder investigation, serial killer, dysfunctional family, suspicion, murder, family secrets, family secret, secret, cover up, betrayal, family relations, husband wife relationship ...
Place: boston, usa
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34%
 7.2
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Hidden (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: DI Cadi John and DC Owen Vaughan try to solve a case involving Mali Pryce, a young woman whose body was discovered in a stream in the woods.
Style: twists and turns, enigmatic, psychological, disturbing, macabre ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, police, father daughter relationship, manipulations, investigation, murder mystery, small town, agent, family secret, mysterious death, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 3K
Springfloden (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 44 min.
Story: A late summer night in 1990 a young pregnant woman is brutally murdered by being buried in the sand, to slowly become submerged by the tide. 25 years later, the sadistic murder remains unsolved. Olivia Rönning receives the task of studying the case ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, bleak, suspense
Plot: murder, cold case, crime, homeless, gay friend, murder of a pregnant woman, murder investigation, crimes, mystery, internet, brutality, female protagonist ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.6
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Wallander (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Wallander is a Swedish television series adapted from Henning Mankell's Kurt Wallander novels and starring Krister Henriksson in the title role. The 1st series of 13 films was produced in 2005 and 2006, with one taken directly from a novel and ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: police investigation, murder, police detective, law enforcement, life is a bitch, crime, mystery, crimes, forensics, small town, medical examiner, seaside ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 4K
Jordskott (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Finland, UK, Norway
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Detective Inspector Eva Thörnblad returns to Silver Height seven years after her daughter Josefine disappeared by a lake in the woods. The body was never found and the girl was believed to have drowned. Now a boy has vanished without a trace and ...
Style: bleak, twists and turns, atmospheric, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: missing child, small town, uncover truth, police investigation, murder, crimes, danger, family problems, missing person, serial killer, deadly, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.9
 12K
Wallander (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Sweden, Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This drama follows Inspector Kurt Wallander – a middle-aged everyman – as he struggles against a rising tide of violence in the apparently sleepy backwaters in and around Ystad in Skane, southern Sweden. Based on the international best-selling ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: police detective, police investigation, loneliness, crimes, crime, murder investigation, forensics, mystery, life is a bitch, drinking problem, depression, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: sweden, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.2
 1K
Chiefs (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 229 min.
Story: Three generations of police chiefs for a southern town go about their jobs while a serial murderer operates.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, racism, small town, chief of police, police chief, murder investigation, society, life is a bitch, police investigation, deadly, investigation, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 7.1
 6K
Gracepoint (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When a young boy is found dead on an idyllic beach, a major police investigation gets underway in the small California seaside town where the tragedy occurred. Soon deemed a homicide, the case sparks a media frenzy, which throws the boy's ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, bleak, gloomy
Plot: small town, murder investigation, murder, crime, police investigation, murder mystery, social relations, missing child, law enforcement, crimes, child murder, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Without a Trace (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Without a Trace was an American police procedural television drama series that originally ran on CBS from September 26, 2002 to May 19, 2009. The series follows the ventures of a Missing Persons Unit of the FBI in New York City.
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, murder, police detective, kidnapping, fbi, crime, police investigation, crimes, race against time, partners against crime, graphic violence, murder investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.4
 2K
Vienna Blood (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Max Liebermann, a student of Sigmund Freud, helps Detective Rheinhardt in the investigation of a series of disturbing murders around the grand cafes and opera houses of 1900s Vienna.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, enigmatic, tense, disturbing
Plot: crime, murder, investigation, police investigation, doctor, crimes, disorder, twists & turns, buddies, danger, justice, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
Place: vienna, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.
Style: clever, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: private detective, crime, investigation, riddles and clues, whodunit, murder mystery, uncover truth, murder, multiple suspects, who done it, crimes, murder investigation ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.8
 169K
Twin Peaks (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: The body of Laura Palmer is washed up on a beach near the small Washington state town of Twin Peaks. FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper is called in to investigate her strange demise only to uncover a web of mystery that ultimately leads him deep into ...
Style: atmospheric, gloomy, psychological, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: small town life, small town, investigation, who done it, murder, rape, death, crime, double life, special agents, secret, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: washington state, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.4
 4K
Jett (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: Fresh out of prison, world-class thief Daisy ”Jett” Kowalski is forced back into doing what she does best by dangerous and eccentric criminals determined to exploit her skills for their own ends.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, bleak, dark
Plot: neo noir, murder, gangster, single mother, pretending to be someone else, violence, gay sex, female protagonist, gangsters, crimes, escapades, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Sea of Plastic (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Mar de plástico (Spanish: Sea of Plastic) is a Spanish crime drama television series produced by Boomerang TV for Atresmedia. It airs on Atresmedia's main channel Antena 3. The series focuses on the investigation of a murder in the fictional ...
Style: suspense, tense, enigmatic, captivating
Plot: murder, police, small village, village life, investigation, danger, police detective, murder mystery, crimes, uncover truth, death, village
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Truth Will Out (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Police detective Peter Wendel leads a cold case group. Based on an original idea by Leif GW Persson, one of Sweden’s most recognized criminologists.
Style: tense, suspense, enigmatic, captivating
Plot: cold case, wrongful conviction, murder, father daughter relationship, corruption, childhood trauma, politician, police, ex husband ex wife relationship, mental illness, investigation, crimes ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.9
 5K
Jar City (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Iceland, Germany, Denmark
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: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, loss of child, haunted by the past, uncover truth, crimes, family problems, psychopath, police corruption, addiction, parents and children, track down ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.8
 198
Moses Jones (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Police investigate a mutilated body found in the Thames which appears to be the product of a witchcraft killing.
Style: bleak, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: uncover truth, police investigation, law enforcement, deadly, murder, police detective, crimes, partners, mutilated body, urban, crime, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 9.0
 484K
True Detective (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: An American anthology police detective series utilizing multiple timelines in which investigations seem to unearth personal and professional secrets of those involved, both within or outside the law.
Style: realistic, bleak, atmospheric, clever, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, police detective, crime, neo noir, investigation, crimes, partners, partners against crime, murder, uncover truth, troubled ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.4
 5K
Motive (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A cat-and-mouse series with a twist on the everyday whodunit, "Motive" centers on Angie Flynn, a detective on a backwards chase for clues to a killer that has already been revealed to viewers. The series, filmed in Vancouver, is an ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder investigation, police detective, riddles and clues, unconventional method, forensics, deadly, honest law enforcer, female detective, sergeant, crime, crimes, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%