Movies and TV shows like The Fourth Man 2014

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The Fourth Man (2014)
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The Fourth Man (2014)
Original name: Den fjärde mannen
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 174 min.
Story: The year is 1975, and the West German embassy in Stockholm is occupied by German terrorists. It's an attack not only on the embassy, but on Sweden's long-standing pride as a peaceful nation. In the aftermath of the violent occupation, the Swedish Security Police suspects the six terrorists had help from the outside, possibly from a group of Swedish sympathizers. But no leads can be found until fourteen years later.
Style: captivating, psychological, tense, suspense
Plot: investigation, cold case, murder, occupation, politics, embassy, archive footage, terrorism, evidence, crimes, danger, terrorist, murder investigation, homophobe, secret police, police officer, sexist, police protagonist, police procedural, multiple time frames, special unit
Time: year 1989, year 2011, year 1975
Place: stockholm sweden

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, tense, captivating and psychological films and TV series with plots about crimes, murder, danger, investigation, terrorism, uncover truth and crime mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Fourth Man: Death of a Pilgrim (2013), Modus (2015), The Truth Will Out (2018), Remember (2015), A Mother's Son (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Death of a Pilgrim (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 233 min.
Story: A Nordic crime mini-series on the murder of Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme and the fall of the welfare state.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating
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Time: 2010s, 80s, year 1986, year 1985
Place: stockholm sweden
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Modus (2015)
Genre: Crime, 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: tense, psychological, suspense, captivating
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Place: stockholm sweden, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, captivating, suspense, enigmatic
Plot: cold case, wrongful conviction, murder, corruption, father daughter relationship, childhood trauma, police, politician, ex husband ex wife relationship, mental illness, investigation, crimes ...
Place: stockholm sweden
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Remember (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Diagnosed with hyperthymesia, Seo Jin Woo possesses an uncanny memory, which he uses to his advantage as a lawyer defending his wrongfully convicted father. But when Jin Woo is afflicted with Alzheimer’s, his only link to his father’s innocence ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspense
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Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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A Mother's Son (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: A mother suspects that her son could be the killer of a recently found dead girl, and becomes caught in a torturous dilemma of whether to denounce him, or protect him and hide the act.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspense, psychological ...
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Place: england
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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
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Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological
Plot: undercover, conspiracy, cover-up, undercover cop, courtroom, suspicion, uncover truth, danger, crimes, rivalry, investigation, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: louisiana, london, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Our Boys (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 58 min.
Story: Three Jewish teenagers are kidnapped and murdered by Hamas militants in the summer of 2014, leading to the retaliatory killing of 16-year-old Palestinian Muhammad Abu Khdeir and a conflict that forever changes the lives of Jews and Arabs alike.
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 60 min.
Story: High adrenaline Swedish political thriller from the creative talent behind Humans – An extreme right-wing party is heading towards its best election result when the chief of staff at the Justice Department disappears without a trace. Racism, ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: terrorism, politics, intrigue, crimes, political conspiracy, danger, mystery, state affairs, election, murder, election campaign, power ...
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Place: sweden
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The Widower (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Over a thirteen year period, a seemingly mild‐mannered male nurse, Malcolm Webster, set about poisoning and murdering his first wife, attempting to do the same to his second wife and moving on to a further scheme to deceive his third fiancée.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
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Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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: atmospheric, captivating, suspense, bleak
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Bomber (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The Victoriastadium is totally destroyed in a bomb attack and Christina Furhage, head-responsible for the Olympic Games in Stockholm, dies with it. Why did someone destroy the stadium and why is Christina murdered? The police desperately seek for ...
Style: tense, rough, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Death Note (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
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Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, disturbing
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 4K
Wolf Creek (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
Story: An anthology series which centers on different characters being targeted by crazed serial killer Mick Taylor in the Australian outback.
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, anthology, captivating
Plot: serial killer, outback, survival, murder, fear, australian outback, pursuit, maniac, danger, violence, death, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Caliphate (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
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Style: suspense, exciting, disturbing
Plot: terrorism, police, teenage girl, woman in danger, stalking, security, family, terrorist, death, murder, teenager
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 70 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 106 min.
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 229 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Duration: 60 min.
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Style: suspense, psychological, tense, captivating, enigmatic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Greyzone (2018)
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Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 45 min.
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Style: suspense, exciting, serious, disturbing, brutal
Plot: terrorism, hostage, investigation, deal, danger, criminal, anxiety, blackmail, extortion, truck, hi-tech, weapons
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.8
 8K
Condor (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Young CIA analyst Joe Turner has his idealism tested when he learns that the CIA has been using an algorithm he developed to spy on American citizens, leading the organization to a terrorist plot that threatens the lives of millions. Inspired by ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.8
 2K
The K2 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A patriotic bodyguard who was abandoned by his country and colleagues, a hidden daughter of leading Presidential candidate who regards love as a tool for revenge, and the First Lady contender who hides her ambition and charisma behind a kind and ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, psychological, suspense
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Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Inmate (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: tense, captivating, humorous, suspense
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Time: 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When CIA analyst Jack Ryan stumbles upon a suspicious series of bank transfers his search for answers pulls him from the safety of his desk job and catapults him into a deadly game of cat and mouse throughout Europe and the Middle East, with a ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Dublin Murders (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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
Plot: police detective, investigation, murder, dublin ireland, psychological trauma, corpse, police investigation, adaptation, blood, weapons, mass child killing, crimes
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Hidden (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 57 min.
Story: When a mysterious lawyer Gina Hawkes turns up asking Harry to find a missing alibi witness for her client he agrees to take on the job but is unwittingly drawn into investigating the death of his brother 20 years ago. Harry quickly finds himself ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.1
 6K
Perfume (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
Story: While in boarding school, a group of six become friends through their intense passion for scent. When one is brutally murdered years later, disturbing secrets about the group are revealed when the police investigates each as a suspect.
Style: bloody, bleak, suspense, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: murder, odor, friendship, crimes, crime, boarding school, police, investigation, sex scene, cunnilingus, unfaithful husband, cheating girlfriend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 4.6
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Stranded (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After the brutal murder of his beloved brother, a small-town surfer seeks revenge against the gang of merciless thugs he holds responsible. However, when another tragedy brings him face to face with the consequences of his actions, he must seek ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological
Plot: revenge, murder, marine, desert, held at gunpoint, haunted by the past, danger, soldier, crimes, storytelling, murder of brother, surfer ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.5
 4K
Midnight Sun (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, France
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Kahina Zadi, 32, a French police officer travels to Kiruna in Sweden to investigate the bestial murder of a French citizen. Together with Anders, a Swedish prosecutor of Sami origin, she begins an investigation. Soon new killings start to happen and ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: murder investigation, serial killer, murder, conspiracy, homicide detective, small town, symbol, frenchwoman, danger, crimes, female protagonist, shaman ...
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 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, disturbing, tense
Plot: crime, investigation, murder, police investigation, doctor, crimes, disorder, buddies, justice, adventure, twists & turns, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
Place: austria, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.8
 5K
Dig (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When FBI Agent Peter Connelly, recently stationed in Jerusalem, begins investigating the murder of a young American, he realizes that he’s uncovered an ancient international conspiracy that threatens to change the course of human history. Certain ...
Style: tense, captivating, enigmatic, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient mystery, investigation, conspiracy, uncover truth, murder, danger, adventure, escapades, archeological dig, christianity, special agents, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: jerusalem, israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%