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Trivial (2007)
 4.8
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Trivial (2007)
Original name: La Disparue de Deauville
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An inspector who just suffered a family tragedy is looking for a missing older man. Man's family is of no help, or are they hiding something? He is helped by a ghost of an actress who died 30 years ago, or is he slowly going insane?
Style: psychological, atmospheric, mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, crimes, riddles and clues, crime, danger, haunted by the past, dishonesty, law enforcement, police investigation, deadly, mysterious character, uncover truth, figment, spirit, memory loss, kidnapping, morgue, computer, sexual abuse, cemetery, kiss, car chase, palace, nanny, hairdresser ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: normandy, france, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crime, crimes, murder, law enforcement, deadly, police investigation and dishonesty mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Trivial: SK1 (2014), Code 37 (2011), Fabienne (2011), Bloodlines (2005), The Over-Eater (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
 2K
SK1 (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The hunt, capture and trial of Guy Georges, one of France's most notorious serial killer.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious
Plot: police investigation, murder, serial killer, uncover truth, crime, crimes, riddles and clues, law enforcement, deadly, danger, obsession, killer ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1991, year 2001, year 1995 ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.1
 613
Code 37 (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A famous writer is violated in a sex-movie-theatre. He had a date with Roos, a young student who works also as a prostitute. Quickly it becomes clear that more students are active in the prostitution. Enough reason for Hannah and her team to go ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parents and children, crime, urban, haunted by the past, gain trust, crimes, police investigation, murder, deadly, law enforcement, college, gun ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: belgium, ghent, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.4
 150
Fabienne (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fabienne is a police officer. She does her job well but is gradually growing tired of the dehumanized nature of her work : arresting undocumented aliens day after day does not fit in with her ideals. That's why when, one night, Olga, the Kazakh ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: police investigation, working class, violence against women, track down, crime, law enforcement, missing child, police station, female police officer, murder, danger, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, seaport, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.7
 93
Bloodlines (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: After Elaine Hopkin is found dead, apparent an OD suicide, her firstborn Mark wouldn't even inform his dad James Hopkin, who was locked up for murder. Kid sister Justine, a cocky uniformed cop, goes visit him, only to learn he was just ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, murder, dishonesty, deadly, intrigue, danger, rivalry, righting the wronged, law enforcement, crime, crimes, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 6.4
 370
The Over-Eater (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Séléna is chief of the Marseille police. Respected and feared by his men, his sole enemy seems to be himself, along with his 300 pounds. Strangled by the bursting straight-jacket of his body, tortured by his past, he leads a solitary life in a ...
Style: serious, bleak, psychological, realistic, gloomy
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, cooking and food, deadly, law enforcement, physical appearance, police detective, fall in love, love and romance, crimes, crime, obsession ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The French Detective (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When political thugs murder an opponent's volunteer and also kill a cop, chief inspector Verjeat believes the politician who hired them is as guilty as the murderous goon. Verjeat's pursuit of the councilman, Lardatte, gets him a warning ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting the system, police investigation, tough law enforcer, uncover truth, price of justice, crimes, crime, legal action, rivalry, rebellion, society, murder ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Last Deadly Mission (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A washed-up Marseilles cop (Auteuil) earns a chance at redemption by protecting a woman from the man who killed her parents as he is about to be released from prison.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, rough, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, redemption, woman in danger, haunted by the past, law enforcement, deadly, life is a bitch, crime, dishonesty, neo noir, swat ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Empire of the Wolves (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: When the young detective Paul Nerteaux finds the third slashed female corpse of illegal Turkish immigrants, he decides to ask for support to the experienced dark retired detective Jean-Louis Schiffer to chase the serial killer. Together, they ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: memory loss, mind game, uncover truth, police investigation, police detective, life is a bitch, mystery, murder, terrorism, deadly, master criminal, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 5.6
 376
The Repentant (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A mysterious woman, dressed in black and carrying a small suitcase, arrives in Nice and tries in vain to get a job in a luxury goods shop. She ends up in a plush hotel where a solitary middle-aged man, engages her to be his companion. They introduce ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic
Plot: crime, frame up, destructive relationship, mysterious character, crimes, femme fatale, danger, couples, dishonesty, secret agents, train, espionage
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Jesse Stone: Sea Change (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Police Chief Jesse Stone's relationship with his ex-wife worsens, he fears he will relapse into alcoholism. To get his mind off his problems, Jesse begins working on the unsolved murder of a bank teller shot during a robbery. Meanwhile, ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: uncover truth, crime, investigation, police investigation, murder, heist, deadly, law enforcement, life is a bitch, coma, cold case, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1992, year 1994
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Young Lieutenant (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A rookie policeman from provincial Le Havre volunteers for the high pressure Parisian homicide bureau and is assigned to a middle-aged woman detective.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: recovering alcoholic, police academy, crime, life is a bitch, crimes, murder, neo noir, police corruption, deadly, cliche, law enforcement, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Columbus Circle (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An heiress who's been shut inside her apartment building for nearly two decades is forced to confront her fears after one of her neighbors is killed and a detective arrives to begin the investigation.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, police investigation, crimes, isolation, law enforcement, deadly, concierge, privacy invasion, crime, domestic disturbance, nosy, heir heiress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.9
 108
State of Mind (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Reeling from the discovery of her husband's adultery, Grace moves back to her family home with her son. Amidst all this emotional turmoil, forensic psychologist Grace is asked by police to determine the guilt or innocence a man who killed his ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, mind game, criminal psychologist, family problems, dishonesty, deadly, couples, law enforcement, single parent, investigation, memory loss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Garage Sale Mystery: All That Glitters (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jennifer Shannon (Lori Loughlin) has a gift for finding rare treasures hidden in garage sales that she can resell at her consignment store, Rags to Riches, and for get her involved in the criminal investigations that happen at the very second-hand ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: amateur detective, deadly, riddles and clues, mystery, who done it, crime, uncover truth, crimes, murder, investigation, police investigation, danger
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Inspector Bellamy (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A well known Parisian inspector becomes involved in an investigation while on holiday.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: couple relations, crimes, uncover truth, who done it, murder, mystery, mysterious character, law enforcement, deadly, couples, police detective, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.6
 677
Ginostra (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: An FBI Agent from America and his bride and young child travel to the Sicilian island of Ginostra to solve the murder of a key witness.
Style: serious, rough, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, murder, special agents, mystery, witnessing a crime, crimes, deadly, crime, life is a bitch, investigation, orphan, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, sicily, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Place Vendome (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The story of a woman that remained distracted for a long time from her life, from the passions that made her feel alive. The importance of true love is compared with the material value of diamonds. Only one truly lasts forever. She's got to ...
Style: gloomy, suspenseful, stylized, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: neo noir, haunted by the past, alcohol abuse, crimes, crime, cons and scams, mystery, dishonesty, talking to oneself in a mirror, suicide, alcohol, flashback ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.3
 893
Skinwalkers (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Faced with the murder of three medicine men, Navajo police must find the culprit. That the murders appear to be the work of a Skinwalker, or bad medicine man, complicate and illuminate the detective's work.
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, riddles and clues, mystery, curses spells and rituals, crime, supernatural ability, police investigation, serial killer, who done it, crimes, beach, healing power ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 6.8
 341
The Commander (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Commander Clare Blake has risen to the top of her profession in the male-dominated Metropolitan Police Service and is now the head of the serious crimes unit. Some years previously she arrested James Lampton for murder. He was subsequently sentenced ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, police investigation, crime, manipulations, who done it, police, sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter - Lifetime (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Story: When David Lindholm, Sweden's most famous police officer, found shot in bed identifies herself quickly with his young wife Julia. Julia is threatened with life imprisonment for murder, both her ​​husband and her missing four year old son ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: race against time, crimes, crime, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, murder, journalism, police investigation, investigation, media, tabloid ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Jack Reed: One of Our Own (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jack Reed investigates a young woman whom he and his wife take into their household when she turns out to be targeted by unknown assassins.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough
Plot: murder, witnessing a crime, rivalry, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, crime, chases and races, fugitives, crimes, danger, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Paris by Night (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Police commander Simon Weiss, head of the division that supervises Paris’s demi-monde, starts out on his nightly tour of bars, discos and strip clubs, making sure once again that the owners don’t bend the rules too far. Weiss knows he’s ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: nightclub, neo noir, intrigue, lifestyle, urban, crime, anti heroes, gangsters, cop as target, fighting crime, nightlife, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
We'll Meet Again (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Socialite Molly Lasch is released from prison after serving a six-year sentence for the murder of her husband, Dr. Gary Lasch. Now, with the help of Fran, an investigative reporter, Molly sets out to prove her innocence. Together they uncover a ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, memory loss, mystery, price of justice, chases and races, life is a bitch, false accusation, righting the wronged, spouse killer, woman in danger, danger, amateur detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 4.6
 525
Reflections (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Europol Agent Tom Brindle is called to Barcelona, Spain, to track down the notorious serial killer known as Pygmalion. A set of fingerprints lead to a young, volatile soldier, Marco Soler. Agent Brindle arrests Marco and intensely interrogates him, ...
Style: psychological, serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: murder, crime, track down, siblings relations, manhunt, police investigation, serial killer, mind game, danger, twins, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 1K
Jo (2013)
Genre: Crime
Country: France, UK
Story: Jo is an English-language French police procedural television series created by Canadian/USA screenwriter René Balcer of Law & Order fame with French writing team Franck Ollivier & Malina Detcheva, known for the mini-series Lost Signs. It ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: police investigation, fighting crime, riddles and clues, police detective, law enforcement, deadly, danger, murder, crime, crimes, drugs/alcohol, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 6K
The Silence (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: 13-year-old Sinikka vanishes on a hot summer night. Her bicycle is found in the exact place where a girl was killed 23 years ago. The dramatic present forces those involved in the original case to face their past.
Style: psychological, bleak, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: child killer, missing child, child molester, murder, rape, dealing with death, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, uncover truth, couple relations, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Shield and the Sword (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: During a patrol, Julie and Simon, two police constables, injure a wealthy man who pointlessly killed their partner. This wealthy man in question turns out to be the son of a politician. This is why the two police constables are accused of brutality ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: investigation, law enforcement, dishonesty, crime, working undercover, deadly, chase, duty, drugs, criminal, police, politician ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
I'll Be Seeing You (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A woman finds out she has a half sister when he father disappears and her half sister turns up dead.
Style: rough, serious, psychological, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, mystery, riddles and clues, haunted by the past, dishonesty, life is a bitch, uncover truth, crime, murder, missing person, stalking, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Next Time I'll Aim for the Heart (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Between 1978 and 1979, the inhabitants of the Oise are in fear of a maniac who kills several hitchhikers and escape the police. He was then dubbed "the killer of the Oise" is actually a shy young policeman who will investigate his own ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: serial killer, danger, crime, murder, police, deadly, violence, law enforcement, psychopath, insanity, self mutilation, racial slur ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1979
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A chief of detectives, homicide section, commits a murder and deliberately leaves clues to prove his own responsibility for the crime.
Style: bleak, tense, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Plot: politics, murder, police investigation, courtroom drama, crime, deadly, legal, police detective, law enforcement, dishonesty, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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