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Trivial (2007)
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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: 21st century, contemporary
Place: normandy, france, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crime, crimes, murder, deadly, law enforcement, danger and dishonesty mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Trivial: SK1 (2014), Fabienne (2011), Code 37 (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, serious, tense
Plot: murder, police investigation, serial killer, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, riddles and clues, crime, uncover truth, danger, obsession, lawyer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1995, year 2001, year 1991 ...
Place: france, paris france
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95%
 5.4
 149
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, sincere, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: police investigation, working class, crime, track down, law enforcement, missing child, female police officer, violence against women, police station, murder, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, seaport, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.1
 593
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, crime, crimes, gain trust, parents and children, deadly, urban, haunted by the past, police investigation, murder, gun, handgun ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: belgium, ghent, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.6
 92
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: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: investigation, murder, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, danger, intrigue, righting the wronged, parents and children, crime, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 6.3
 366
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: realistic, bleak, serious, psychological, gloomy
Plot: murder, deadly, physical appearance, law enforcement, crimes, love and romance, crime, fall in love, cooking and food, haunted by the past, police detective, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: legal action, price of justice, police corruption, legal, rebellion, rivalry, society, murder, crime, tough law enforcer, police investigation, partners ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, europe, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.5
 373
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, femme fatale, destructive relationship, mysterious character, crimes, frame up, danger, couples, dishonesty, secret agents, train, espionage
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, bleak, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: recovering alcoholic, police academy, life is a bitch, crimes, crime, investigation, addiction, neo noir, law enforcement, cliche, deadly, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 6.0
 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: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, psychological, rough ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, manipulations, who done it, protagonist as suspect, crime, couple relations, crimes, legal investigation, mystery, mind game, false accusation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: investigation, police investigation, amateur detective, deadly, murder, riddles and clues, who done it, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, crime, danger
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: mysterious character, siblings relations, crimes, family relations, murder, crime, life is a bitch, investigation, law enforcement, couples, deadly, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.5
 672
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: rough, gloomy, exciting, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, murder, mystery, crime, witnessing a crime, cop as target, crimes, special agents, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, sicily, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: psychological, gloomy, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: dishonesty, neo noir, haunted by the past, alcohol abuse, cons and scams, crime, crimes, mystery, flashback, alcohol, nosebleed, diamond ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.3
 877
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, rough
Plot: murder, who done it, riddles and clues, crime, crimes, healing power, beach, vengeance, mystery, curses spells and rituals, americana, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.9
 316
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: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: serial killer, murder, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty, manipulations, crimes, crime, who done it, police investigation, investigation, ex convict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, suspenseful, serious
Plot: media, journalism, police investigation, murder, crime, crimes, investigation, race against time, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, journalist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 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: disturbing, psychological, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: child killer, missing child, murder, rape, danger, dealing with death, uncover truth, life is a bitch, couple relations, crime, crimes, small town ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: realistic, gloomy, psychological, rough, bleak ...
Plot: murder, neo noir, redemption, serial killer, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty, swat, woman in danger, crimes, crime, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense
Plot: murder, chases and races, crime, witnessing a crime, fugitives, rivalry, crimes, woman in danger, danger, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, serious, rough, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: neo noir, nightclub, urban, lifestyle, law enforcement, nightlife, dishonesty, fighting crime, cop as target, crimes, gangsters, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: memory loss, terrorism, police detective, serial killer, police investigation, mind game, deadly, master criminal, law enforcement, murder, psychopath, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, france, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: serious, suspenseful, mind bending, rough, realistic ...
Plot: murder, price of justice, crimes, riddles and clues, chases and races, protagonist as suspect, amateur detective, frame up, spouse killer, righting the wronged, danger, woman in danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: mind bending, rough, psychological, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: mystery, crime, riddles and clues, life is a bitch, deadly, crimes, uncover truth, missing person, murder, mistaken identity, haunted by the past, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter - Studio Sex (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A stripper at the club Studio Six is murdered. A political scandal takes off when the Minister of Commerce appears to have been at the club. He resigns - but only to hide an even bigger secret.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Plot: murder, life is a bitch, uncover truth, crimes, journalism, media, police investigation, investigation, prostitute, crime, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.2
 539
Max & Jeremie (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Even among bombers and murderers, there is a social ladder, a hierarchy to climb. Jeremie is a mere bomber who blows up people and places for mobsters in Paris. He may not look it, scruffy lad that he is, but he is a sensitive fellow, and he feels ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, stylized
Plot: retiring, deadly, danger, crime, crimes, criminal heroes, gangsters, hitman, police brutality, explosion, swimming pool, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Have Mercy on Us All (2007)
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: futuristic, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: riddles and clues, go public, crimes, future dystopia, life is a bitch, dealing with death, crime, chase, chaos and mayhem, warning, deadly, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter - Prime Time (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark
Story: It is Midsummer's Eve and ten people are on a deserted castle for a TV recording. The next morning the program leader is shot dead. Kvällspressens Annika Bengtzon a mandate to monitor the murder, but she soon learns that her best friend Anne ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: multiple suspects, law enforcement, deadly, murder, false accusation, estate, investigation, dishonesty, crimes, crime, who done it, journalism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.5
 161
Ladies Night (2005)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Crime
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Insurance investigators track a serial killer who seduces women with access to big bucks, convinces them to embezzle, then kills them.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, cynical, realistic
Plot: murder, mind game, serial killer, danger, crimes, psychopath, dangerous attraction, deadly, dishonesty, police investigation, rivalry, heist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Scene of the Crime (1970)
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: witty, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime investigation, police, fighting crime, danger, riddles and clues, police investigation, police station, law enforcement, deadly, murder, police detective, police protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, germany, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Choice of Arms (1981)
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, on the run, chase, heist, hitman, crimes, crime, gangsters, chases and races, police investigation, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: paris france, ireland, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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