Movies like Murders in Batz

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Murders in Batz (2015)
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Murders in Batz (2015)
Original name: Les blessures de l'île
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The murder of a woman in an abandoned house is the first murder this rural French island has had in 100 years. Or is it? A cop who left the island 20 years earlier and a young intern who moved away when she was six years old - but doesn't remember those first six years of her life - team up to solve the murder and some other mysteries that develop during the course of their investigation.
Plot: dog, sea, island, missing person, cemetery, crime investigation, whodunit, mayor, death of mother, erased memory, crime scene, childhood memory, presumed dead, lost at sea, lifeboat, dead bird, murder case
Time: 2010s
Place: brittany

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Most similar movies to Murders in Batz

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, tense and realistic films with plots about murder, crimes, police, dog, police officer, investigation and crime mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Murders in Batz: Gold (2016), Only The Animals (2019), Clean, Shaven (1993), The Hook (1976), Dogman (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 116
Gold (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The film is about the lives of simple folk caught between the crossfire of Kapitana accused of political patronage, and Patrol Kalikasan using the environment as a front for their own political and economic interests on the small mining community.
Plot: abuse, political thriller, gold, death of dog, social injustice, trafficking, massacre, island, fisherman, boat, corruption, mining ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Only The Animals (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A woman has disappeared. The day after a snowstorm, her car is found on a road leading to a plateau with with nothing but a few scattered farms. The gendarmes have nothing to go on, while five individuals well know they have something to do with the ...
Style: non-linear
Plot: lesbian love, gas station, strangled to death, cow, scam, missing woman, repeated scene, countryside, unrequited love, dead dog, trailer, farm ...
Time: 2010s
Place: africa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Clean, Shaven (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Peter Winter is a young schizophrenic who is desperately trying to get his daughter back from her adoptive family. He attempts to function in a world that, for him, is filled with strange voices, electrical noise, disconcerting images, and jarringly ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: investigation, adoption, murder, family relations, mental illness, obsession, paranoia, schizophrenia, crimes, parents and children, crime, psychopath ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 5.8
 150
The Hook (1976)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An adulterous woman (Barbara Bouchet) and her lover (Bob Behling) plot to murder her husband Kostas (Günther Stoll) and make it look like a yachting accident. However, unknown to them, Kostas has hired a private detective to follow them and knows ...
Style: twist ending
Plot: cheating, sea, police, tape recorder, mogul, murder, sex, erotica, missing person, blackmail, sex scene, yacht ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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 7.2
 21K
Dogman (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Marcello, a small and gentle dog groomer, finds himself involved in a dangerous relationship of subjugation with Simone, a former violent boxer who terrorizes the entire neighborhood.
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, suspense, controversial
Plot: revenge, cocaine, drug dealing, murder, dog, drug addict, beaten up, humiliation, father daughter relationship, death, nightclub, robbery ...
Time: 2010s
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Adderall Diaries (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Writer and Adderall enthusiast Stephen Elliott reaches a low point when his estranged father resurfaces, claiming that Stephen has fabricated much of the dark childhood that that fuels his writing. Adrift in the precarious gray area of memory, ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: missing person, husband wife relationship, courtroom, testimony, death of wife, agent, lie, memory, police, childhood trauma, news report, sex scene ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.0
 4K
Blood (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Thriller charting the moral collapse of a police family. Two cop brothers, smothered by the shadow of their former police chief father, must investigate a crime they themselves have committed.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: island, investigation, murder, police, moral dilemma, crimes, haunted by the past, dishonesty, law enforcement, family relations, secret, suspect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.4
 2K
Koblic (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tomás Kóblic, a former pilot and captain of the Argentinian Navy, disobeys an order and becomes a fugitive in order to survive. He chooses to hide in a small town in the south of the country, where his presence will catch the attention of the ...
Plot: haunted by the past, military dictatorship, colonel, modern western, digging a grave, funeral, murder, shot in the head, uncle, cemetery, operation condor, parachute ...
Time: 70s, year 1977
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 7.1
 59K
Elle (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Michèle, the CEO of a gaming software company, is attacked in her home by an unknown assailant, she refuses to let it alter her precisely ordered life. She manages crises involving family, all the while becoming engaged in a game of cat and ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, intense, enigmatic, sexy ...
Plot: rape, death of father, sexual abuse, video game, divorced woman, strong female character, violence against a woman, dark past, female protagonist, violence against women, ex husband ex wife relationship, obsession ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Lost Brother (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Uruguay, Spain, France
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Cetarti is drowning in nothingness. With no job or purpose, he spends his days inside watching documentaries on television, until one day he is informed that his mother and brother were gunned down. He travels from Buenos Aires to Lapachito, a ...
Plot: murder of brother, death of brother, violence, rape, unemployment, death of mother, corpse, vomiting, murder of mother, cold blooded killer, gun
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.2
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Roseanna (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young American girl is found dead in Gota Kanal, Swedens largest channel. Since there are hardly any clues or evidence at all it seems as if the murder cant be solved. Martin Beck and his men are assigned to the case. Soon they find a likely ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, bleak, serious, rough
Plot: murder, canal, law enforcement, deadly, crimes, mystery, crime, investigation, police investigation, danger, interpol, riddles and clues ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Miller's Crossing (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Set in 1929, a political boss and his advisor have a parting of the ways when they both fall for the same woman.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, tense, cynical, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, gangsters, corruption, organized crime, mafia, betrayal, violence, blackmail, jewish, mayor, love triangle, gang war ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1930s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Angela, the Marked One (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Philippines
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Angela Delmar (Hilda Koronel) works as a waitress for one of the seedier bars in Manila. There she meets five patrons of the bar, who also turn out to be a gang specializing in drugging and raping girls and later on selling them to prostitution.
Plot: rape and revenge, tuberculosis, shame, club, suicide, police station, nightclub, death of mother, cemetery, white slavery, disco ball, syndicate ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 3.0
 241
Green River (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: There is no turning back. Whether we trust our friends, others or ourselves our decision determines the fate of the future. Green River's story deals with the agonizing truth of the actions we take in times of crisis.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Plot: missing person, amateur detective, crimes, serial killer, deadly, missing girl, disappearance, isolation, paranoia, torture, hit by a car, tied up ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.5
 3K
Elsewhere (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A teen girl disappears after trying to meet men online in order to escape her small town. Apparently, only her best friend worries enough to investigate the mystery.
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense, disturbing, serious
Plot: missing person, investigation, murder, online dating, disappearance, internet, small town, amateur detective, life turned upside down, best friends, teenage life, secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Designated Victim (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A wealthy, decadent count convinces a disillusioned playboy that they shall murder one another's relatives, to get away with the perfect crime. The count murders the playboy's unpleasant wife. Now the playboy finds he cannot keep his end ...
Style: psychological
Plot: whodunit, mistress, husband wife relationship, psychopath, obsession, double life, murder, psychologist, race against time, mental illness, paranoia, false accusation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.4
 503
Armed Hands (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lucas and his team are after a gang of Serbian criminals using NATO-issued weapons. As the investigation leads him to Paris, Lucas attempts to reconnect with his estranged daughter, a young narc officer.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: police investigation, crimes, snitch, partners, law enforcement, partners against crime, informant, police, chase, drug bust, investigation, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.4
 2K
L.627 (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Lulu is a tough streetwise narcotics cop who, like a Frank Serpico or a Dirty Harry Callahan, doesn't play by the rules or kowtow to his weak and/or corrupt superiors. Lulu thrives in this violent world, where sheer guts can overcome his ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: aids, drug abuse, prostitute, bureaucracy, addiction, life is a bitch, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, chaos and mayhem, crime, legal action, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Death Occurred Last Night (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A chief police inspector investigates the disappearance of a 25-year-old, mentally retarded woman, the daughter of a lonely widower. After she turns up dead, the cops race to find the killers before the grieving father does
Plot: kidnapping, murder, revenge, whodunit, prostitution, brothel, police investigation, female nudity, missing daughter, pimp, dead daughter, death of daughter ...
Place: milan italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Five Desperate Women (1971)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Five young women vacation together at a resort on an isolated island. They are the resort's only customers and, aside from the boat captain who brought them here and the resort's handyman, Wylie, the island's only inhabitants. When ...
Plot: sabotage, island, murder, stranded, dead woman on floor, barefoot, strangulation, stranded on an island, terror, dead woman on bed, dead woman, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Hide and Seek (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A desperate, childless couple kidnap a pregnant woman and lead her husband to believe that she is dead.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: woman in danger, missing person, psychopath, pregnancy, captivity, mentally unstable, confined, family problems, deadly, surrogate mother, obsession, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.4
 2K
The Oath (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Iceland, UK, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When his daughter's criminal boyfriend becomes an increasing threat to the family, a father must take action to protect them.
Style: serious, tense, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, family in danger, father daughter conflict, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship, police detective, blackmail, drug addict, young woman, drugs, murder ...
Time: 2010s
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.5
 731
Dossier 51 (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: French diplomat Dominique Auphal is put under surveillance by an unnamed secret service. They wish to find a weakness in his life in order to control him politically. Auphal becomes "File no. 51": his private life is spied, analysed and ...
Plot: investigation, homosexual, blackmail, espionage, spy, diplomat, surveillance, closeted homosexual, secret agent, government, secret agents, secret service ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 7.4
 17K
Suburra (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A gangster known as "Samurai" wants to turn the waterfront of Rome into a new Las Vegas. All the local mob bosses have agreed to work for this common goal. But peace is not to last long.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, factual
Plot: mafia, corruption, politics, violence, prostitute, speculation, drug use, revenge, sex scene, female nudity, infidelity, heroin ...
Time: year 2011
Place: rome italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Beauty and the Dogs (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Tunisia, France, Sweden, Norway, Lebanon, Qatar, Switzerland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mariam just wanted to enjoy the night, when a tragic event occurs. Despite the trauma, the pretty tunisian student is determined to go to the police. But what can be done when your persecutor is your only chance?
Plot: female director, tattooed man, taking a selfie, belly dancing, tattooed woman, police station, hospital, vomiting, pregnancy, dormitory, pregnant, mobile phone ...
Place: tunisia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Last Diamond (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Simon, a burglar on probation, agreed to go on the biggest shot of his life: The flight of the "Florentine", a mythical diamond set auction by its owners. To succeed, he must approach Julia, expert diamond for sale which is a considerable ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, captivating ...
Plot: heist, fall in love, crimes, thief, betrayal, criminal heroes, hidden identity, diamond, corruption, danger, love and romance, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, antwerp
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
As Time Runs Out (1999)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A wealthy man races against time to save his kidnapped son whose abductor left him with a bomb set to detonate.
Plot: betrayal, death, rat, ransom, little boy, siren, countryside, bedridden, whale, cow, paramedic, battering ram ...
Place: seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 310
Gangster Ka (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A film based on a book by Jaroslav Kmenta tells the story of a mafioso who got rich by tax fraud of billions of crowns in transactions with petroleum products and who later tried to gain control of the state-owned petroleum concern. The main ...
Plot: lawyer, prison, police commissioner, contract, coast, custody, document, envelope, leather jacket, minister, arrest, investigation ...
Place: czech republic, prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
City of Tiny Lights (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the teeming, multicultural metropolis of modern-day London, a seemingly straightforward missing-person case launches a down-at-heel private eye into a dangerous world of religious fanaticism and political intrigue.
Style: psychological, serious, suspense, tense
Plot: missing person, investigation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, prostitute, missing woman, private detective, dark past, religious fanatic, single mother, christmas, mother daughter relationship, family home ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Fallen Angels (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jakob Aasen has hired his old friend, private investigator Varg Veum, to spy on his wife Rebecca, whom he suspects of infidelity. Against his better judgement Varg accepts the job, and in an ironic twist he and Rebecca rekindle their former love. ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, serious ...
Plot: whodunit, murder, danger, crimes, investigation, police detective, deadly, law enforcement, woman in danger, private detective, infidelity, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%