Movies like Trivial

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Trivial
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: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, psychological
Plot: crime, murder, crimes, law enforcement, mysterious character, police investigation, uncover truth, haunted by the past, riddles and clues, danger, spirit, deadly, dishonesty, figment, hotel owner, death of mother, cliff, palace, morgue, memory loss, hairdresser, grief, death of wife, headstone, cemetery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, normandy

Most similar movies to Trivial

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and tense films with plots about crimes, crime, law enforcement, murder, deadly, police investigation and police mostly in Drama, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Trivial: The Silence (2010), Scene of the Crime (1970), Code 37 (2011), The Young Lieutenant (2005), Ginostra (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Silence
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: serious, bleak, realistic, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, dealing with death, small town, crime, haunted by the past, murder, missing child, rape, crimes, danger, deadly, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Scene of the Crime
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany, Austria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tatort is a long-running German/Austrian/Swiss, crime television series set in various parts of these countries. The show is broadcast on the channels of ARD in Germany, ORF 2 in Austria and SF1 in Switzerland. The first episode was broadcast on ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, witty, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, murder, crime, riddles and clues, police station, urban, crimes, law enforcement, police, crime investigation, fighting crime, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: austria, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   77%
    User:   63%
 
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 567
Code 37
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, police investigation, crimes, urban, law enforcement, parents and children, haunted by the past, murder, deadly, gain trust, handgun, gun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe, ghent
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   75%
    User:   79%
 
The Young Lieutenant
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: bleak, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: crime, murder, neo noir, police corruption, police investigation, crimes, deadly, police academy, recovering alcoholic, law enforcement, life is a bitch, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   73%
 
 4.5
 666
Ginostra
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, gloomy, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, crime, investigation, murder, island, crimes, deadly, mystery, law enforcement, life is a bitch, orphan, witnessing a crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   64%
 
 6.2
 490
The Old Fox
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A police department, lead by an older, experienced detective solve crimes together.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crime, police investigation, riddles and clues, who done it, crimes, murder, law enforcement, deadly, police detective, police, police department, crime investigation
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 70s, 80s ...
Place: europe, germany, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   79%
 
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 998
Paris by Night
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, crime, crimes, nightclub, dishonesty, law enforcement, anti heroes, urban, gangsters, fighting crime, intrigue, nightlife ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   66%
 
 5.9
 107
State of Mind
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: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, tense ...
Plot: protagonist as suspect, investigation, crime, mind game, murder, mystery, who done it, crimes, deadly, couples, infidelity, family problems ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   67%
 
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SK1
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: serial killer, crime, obsession, murder, police investigation, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement, uncover truth, riddles and clues, courtroom ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 2001, year 1995 ...
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   69%
 
Inspector Bellamy
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: crime, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, crimes, law enforcement, mysterious character, couple relations, siblings relations, murder, who done it, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   60%
 
The Murder Room
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The lease on the Dupayne Museum is almost up and under the terms of their father's will, all three of the Dupayne children must agree to continue or the museum is to close. Neville Dupayne is dead set against continuing the museum when the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: crime, amateur detective, museum, private detective, mystery, protagonist as suspect, investigation, legal investigation, manipulations, mind game, murder, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   54%
 
The French Detective
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough law enforcer, police corruption, political corruption, crime, price of justice, fighting the system, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, legal, society, legal action ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   73%
 
 7.5
 785
Code 37
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Female detective Hannah Maes leads a police squad, specialized in sexual offenses. A smaller, but important part of the story is about the private quest of Hannah. She investigates a past robbery at her home and the subsequent brutal rape of her ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, police investigation, crimes, urban, law enforcement, murder, deadly, police chief, robbery, investigation, latex gloves, woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe, ghent
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   59%
 
The Last Deadly Mission
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: serious, bleak, realistic, gloomy, tense ...
Plot: redemption, crime, neo noir, haunted by the past, murder, urban, woman in danger, crimes, serial killer, deadly, law enforcement, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   48%
 
 6.3
 253
Aspe
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Belgium
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In each episode of this Flemish whodunit based on the books of Pieter Aspe, a serious crime - usually one or more murders in the author's home town Bruges - gets investigated by the grumpy but brilliant chief inspector Pieter Van In and his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crime, crimes, law enforcement, partners against crime, murder, fighting crime, who done it, deadly, partners, police detective, crime investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, europe, bruges
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   62%
 
 6.3
 362
The Over-Eater
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, gloomy, realistic, bleak, psychological
Plot: obsession, crime, haunted by the past, physical appearance, crimes, murder, law enforcement, cooking and food, fall in love, deadly, love and romance, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   47%
 
Winter of Frozen Dreams
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Barbara Hoffman is a University of Wisconsin science student. She is a part-time employee at a local massage parlor. She is also a killer. Now all Detective Lulling has to do is prove it.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: prostitute, crime, gory, serial killer, investigation, college, university, murder, who done it, crimes, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wisconsin, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   65%
 
 7.3
 866
Skinwalkers
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, mind bending
Plot: murder, crime, riddles and clues, mystery, beach, who done it, police investigation, americana, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   42%
 
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Bloodlines
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: crimes, deadly, dishonesty, crime, law enforcement, investigation, mystery, intrigue, murder, parents and children, righting the wronged, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   44%
 
Have Mercy on Us All
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In Paris, many citizens go to the precinct after the doors of their apartments have been sprayed with a 4 and the letters "clt". When a dweller is found mysteriously dead in his apartment, Detective Jean-Baptiste Adamsberg and his partner ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, realistic
Plot: apocalypse, crime, plague, beach, police corruption, danger, deadly, law enforcement, chase, dealing with death, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   56%
 
Jesse Stone: Sea Change
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, tense
Plot: murder, crime, police investigation, crimes, mystery, small town, law enforcement, investigation, uncover truth, heist, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1992, year 1994
Place: new england, massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   51%
 
Choice of Arms
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Two men break out of prison; a rival gang ambushes them. One is mortally wounded and tells the other, Mickey, to take him to the estate of a retired robber, Noel, who lives in comfort with his lovely and beloved wife, Nicole. The man dies, and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, crime, criminal heroes, police investigation, criminal's revenge, gang, gangsters, chase, master criminal, on the run, drug dealing, heist ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, france, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
Trial & Retribution
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Story: Trial & Retribution is a feature-length ITV police procedural television drama series that began in 1997. It was devised and written by Lynda La Plante as a follow-on from her successful television series Prime Suspect. Each episode of the Trial ...
Style: serious, bleak, realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: crime, police investigation, police detective, murder, police station, who done it, crimes, danger, courtroom, deadly, law enforcement, serial killer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   53%
 
I'll Be Seeing You
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: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, realistic, rough ...
Plot: crime, uncover truth, murder, mystery, crimes, life is a bitch, stalking, haunted by the past, missing person, mistaken identity, riddles and clues, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   47%
 
The Wandering Soul Murders
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Widowed Joanne Kilbourn is an ex-police officer turned criminology professor. Her husband Ian was the Ontario provincial Attorney General when he was murdered, the murder never solved. Her current home life is on the most part a happy one, except ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing, mind bending
Plot: crime, amateur detective, college, private detective, mystery, protagonist as suspect, store, serial killer, university, police investigation, village, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   50%
 
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Hyena
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Good policing doesn't necessarily mean doing everything by the book. But as the business of crime in London turns to favour the Albanians and Turks, how does a "good" policeman survive?
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, crime, gangsters, crimes, murder, human trafficking, gang, drug dealing, police investigation, drug dealer, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   46%
 
Unnatural Causes
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Roy Marsden returns as author P.D. James's indefatigable gumshoe, Inspector Adam Dalgliesh. This time, he's investigating the murder of a famous mystery writer whose body is found in the bottom of a dinghy on the Suffolk coast. To add a ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: private detective, ocean or sea, mystery, protagonist as suspect, army investigation, crime, legal investigation, manipulations, murder, police investigation, riddles and clues, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   44%
 
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 324
Transfixed
Genre: Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Bo is a transexual prostitute in Brussels who left home after being abused by her father. She's infuatuated with a neighbor and suspected by the police in a series of transexual murders. In order to clear herself she must turn detective.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: amateur detective, gays and lesbians, crime, prostitute, serial killer, transsexual, investigation, who done it, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, gender ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, brussels
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   38%
 
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 2K
A Quiet Life
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of a man who murdered thirty-two people, gained power, and then got afraid because too many people wanted to kill him. One August morning, he disappeared. For fifteen years, everyone believed him dead.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: drugs/alcohol, criminal heroes, crime, hidden identity, parents and children, hotel, haunted by the past, small town, restaurant, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany, naples italy, frankfurt germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   37%
 
 6.5
 350
Murderland
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Murderland poses the question of tragedy and curiosity - can one move on from horrible and unexplained events that one experiences as a child, and grow up to make a new life? Or will peace come only once the truth is known? Murderland tells of the ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, bleak, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, crime, uncover truth, haunted by the past, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, life is a bitch, police investigation, who done it, police detective, multiple perspectives ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   36%
 
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