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Above Suspicion 2: The Red Dahlia (2010)
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Above Suspicion 2: The Red Dahlia (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
Story: D.C.I. Langton takes charge when the body of would-be model Louise Pennell is found,sliced in half and with her mouth mutilated into a smile. D.C. Anna Travis discovers that newspaper journalist Richard Reynolds had received anonymous typed letters from somebody likening the murder to that of a girl nick-named the Black Dahlia in America in 1947,which was never solved. The letters call Louise the Red Dahlia. Her flat-mate tells Anna that Louise has answered an advertisement for a personal assistant and was receiving gifts from a mysterious older man. Then Richard gets a phone call,which he tapes,from somebody claiming to be the killer.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, serial killer, crime, murder, danger, law enforcement, police investigation, deadly, police detective, media circus, strong female presence, journalist, morgue, housekeeper, grandmother, forensics, detective inspector, roommate, crime scene, anonymous letter, detective sergeant, mutilated body, irishman, landlady
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films and TV series with plots about crimes, police investigation, law enforcement, crime, murder, deadly and police detective mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Above Suspicion 2: The Red Dahlia: Above Suspicion (2009), The Widower (2013), Thorne: Sleepyhead (2010), Chasing Shadows (2014), Case Sensitive (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Above Suspicion (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Above Suspicion is a British TV series based on Lynda La Plante's novels Above Suspicion, The Red Dahlia, Deadly Intent and Silent Scream. It stars Kelly Reilly and Ciarán Hinds, and features the career of La Plante's latest heroine DC ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, porno movie
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, spain
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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, serious ...
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Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: england
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Thorne: Sleepyhead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Thorne Sleepyhead: follows DI Tom Thornes investigation into a mysterious serial killer. His first three victims ended up dead. His fourth was not so fortunate. Alison Willetts is unlucky to be alive. She has survived a stroke, deliberately induced ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, police investigation, murder, hunt down, law enforcement, deadly, crimes, crime, murder investigation, british
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Chasing Shadows (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Chasing Shadows' follows a team of special operatives who are tracking down serial killers.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, partners, law enforcement, murder, deadly, crimes, crime, missing person
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Case Sensitive (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When Geraldine Bretherick and her 5-year-old daughter Lucy are found dead in the bathroom of their luxury home, the case divides new DS Charlie Zailer and her DC Simon Waterhouse. Is it a murder-suicide or something even more sinister, and how ...
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Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Detective Inspector Irene Huss: The Torso (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On a beach in Gothenburg found parts of a dismembered man's body. The only thing that is going on, a tattoo on the torso. Irene Huss find a similar previous cases that will take her to Copenhagen, where she is forced to look for a friend's ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, surprise ending
Plot: murder, serial killer, crime, law enforcement, crimes, deadly, victim, strong female presence, police investigation, decapitated body, body mutilation, mother daughter reunion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, denmark
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The Commander (2003)
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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, tense, realistic, serious
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Thorne: Scaredycat (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, gloomy, serious ...
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Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Tunnel (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The plot follows detectives Karl Roebuck and Elise Wasserman working together to find a serial killer who left the upper-half body of a French politician and the lower-half of a British prostitute in the Channel Tunnel, at the midpoint between ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bilingual
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Fifth Woman (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 229 min.
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Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Body Farm (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
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Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Moses Jones (2009)
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Duration: 180 min.
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Style: realistic, rough, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Country: UK
Duration: 195 min.
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