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This Is Personal: The Hunt for the Yorkshire Ripper (2000)
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This Is Personal: The Hunt for the Yorkshire Ripper (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: This is a dramatisation of the real-life investigation into the notorious Yorkshire Ripper murders of the late 1970s, showing the effect that it had on the health and career of Assistant Chief Constable George Oldfield who led the enquiry.
Style: psychological, exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, based on true events
Plot: serial killer, police, murder investigation, true crime, murder, mass murder, rape
Time: 70s
Place: yorkshire

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Arne Dahl: Bad Blood (2012)
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Country: Sweden
Duration: 180 min.
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A Confession (2019)
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Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Superintendent Steve Fulcher intends on catching a killer of a missing woman, even if that may cost him his career and reputation.
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Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Story: “Wicked City” follows a unique case set in a noteworthy era of L.A. history, starting with a murder case from 1982 centered on the rock ’n’ roll, cocaine-infused revelry of the Sunset Strip. Alliances are formed to solve a serial murder case.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Arne Dahl: The Blinded Man (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 178 min.
TV show
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 180 min.
TV show
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Style: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, rough
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Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Prime Suspect 1973 tells the story of 22-year-old Jane Tennison's first days in the police force, in which she endured flagrant sexism before being thrown in at the deep end with a murder enquiry.
Style: suspense, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful
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Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The true story of London Metropolitan police detective Colin Sutton's manhunt for serial killer Levi Bellfield.
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Blue Murder (2001)
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Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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TV show
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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