Movies like False Trail

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False Trail (2011)
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False Trail (2011)
Original name: Jägarna 2
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The Interrogator Erik Backstrom (Rolf Lassgård) is forced to return to his former home village to solve a murder mystery, in which the local polices and some hunters and even Erik's family seems to be involved. Soon, the conflicts are in full action, especially between Erik and the local police Torsten (Peter Stormare). Torsten does not support Erik very much in his job and has, for some personal reasons, already arrested a suspected perpetrator. Eric takes great risks when he starts digging in the criminal material of the horrible murder case.
Style: rough, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crimes, village, crime, dishonesty, law enforcement, police investigation, deadly, killer, nature, car, hunter, suicide, snow, swearing, gun, domestic violence, child abuse, lake, fish, haunted by the past, stepfather, corpse, bar, corrupt police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, europe, finland

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Most similar movies to False Trail

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, murder, deadly, law enforcement, crime, police investigation and mystery mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like False Trail: The Hunters (1996), Case G (2006), Moreno and the Silence (2006), The White Lioness (1996), Swallow, Cat, Rose, Death (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Hunters (1996)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A policeman from Stockholm come to Norrbotten in Sweden, to join his brother, now when their father is dead. While there he starts to work on a long-running case where reindeers have been poached and soon discovers that his brother is involved...
Style: gloomy, suspenseful, serious, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, rape, poacher, police investigation, police detective, village, gang, incompetent police, family relations, deadly, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.1
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Case G (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Van Veeteren's only unsolved case comes back to haunt him when the daughter of a murdered private detective comes to see him. A brutal wife killer, who went into hiding years before, has resurfaced under an assumed name; or so it seems, and Van ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, mystery, crime, chases and races, murder, private detective, haunted by the past, manhunt, deadly, law enforcement, police procedural, fictional country ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Moreno and the Silence (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a girl is murdered soon after leaving a closed religious community, Moreno faces a difficult investigation as the community closes ranks and refuses to cooperate. When another girl is abducted and her bloody fingernails mailed to the police, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, religions or cults, crime, mystery, crimes, society, private detective, deadly, partners, law enforcement, police investigation, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The White Lioness (1996)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In Cape Town, a police inspector named September color discovers that the dreaded Mabasha, hired murderer, is in talks with a right-wing organization. In Skåne, southwest of Sweden, is given to the real estate agent Louise Åkerblom by missing and ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, who done it, rivalry, dishonesty, political corruption, law enforcement, political conspiracy, deadly, intrigue, danger, kgb, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: south africa, sweden, africa, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Swallow, Cat, Rose, Death (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 86 min.
Story: What's in a name but murder? Münster comes across the strangled body of a young woman in her home and surprises the murderer who is still on the premises. Though the murderer escapes, a rare book is found at the scene with a dedication by the ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, mystery, crime, snow, abuse, fictional country, police procedural
Time: 19th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Corridor (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Lonely medical student Frank is pleased with his flat, a quiet place to focus on his coming exams. But when he meets the girl upstairs, the intrusive Lotte, he realizes there is something wrong with the place. Each time he leaves his apartment, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, scary, serious, psychological ...
Plot: concierge, deadly, domestic disturbance, mystery, crimes, danger, medical student, apartment building, apartment, student, murder, neighbor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.4
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Hunting Season (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Veteran homicide cop Ferman (Şener Şen) and his hot-headed partner İdris (Cem Yılmaz) team up with rookie cop and anthropology major Hasan (Okan Yalabık) to investigate the murder of a young woman. The suspects include her conservative family, ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: murder, police detective, generation gap, partners, deadly, law enforcement, family tradition, police investigation, temperamental, crime, crimes, oldtimer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: turkey, middle east, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Borkmann's Point (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Van Veeteren finds retiring from the police force is easier said than done when two decapitated bodies are found in quick succession. The matching MO in the two grisly murders brings the investigation teams of Maardam and Kaalbringen together - a ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, partners against crime, mystery, crime, crimes, murder, law enforcement, partners, deadly, private detective, fictional country ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Magic Man (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to see magic idol Krell Darius perform his world-famous magic act, a beautiful aspiring young-magician, Tatiana, travels from New York to Las Vegas with her closest friends, BFFs, Elena and Vera. As the layers of illusion unfold, so too do ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: investigation, haunted by the past, police detective, murder, serial killer, deadly, crimes, manipulations, danger, dishonesty, woman in danger, wizards and magicians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Man on the Balcony (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A serial-killer attacks and murders young girls in the parks of Stockholm. The police have trouble finding any evidence to find the killer. But when a newsstand is robbed in one of the parks while the murderer strikes again, police inspector Martin ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, deadly, law enforcement, mystery, dishonesty, child murder investigation, murder, child murder, crime, criminal heroes, crimes, female nudity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
No Rest for the Wicked (2011)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Madrid, the beginning of the century. One day, the police inspector Santos Trinidad coming home very drunk, is involved in a triple murder. But there is a witness who managed to escape and that could incriminate him. Santos undertakes an ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, mind bending, bleak ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, law enforcement, dishonesty, danger, chases and races, crime, crimes, prostitute, deadly, terrorism, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Deathly Compulsion (1999)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A present-day thriller about a man with a needle in his brain. This needle poisons his mind and tortures him with morbid thoughts and an urge to kill. When he finally commits a murder there is a witness, who is drawn into a deadly game of cat and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: murder, crime, heroes, chases and races, protagonist as suspect, crimes, race against time, deadly, law enforcement, psychopath, serial killer, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Nobel's Last Will (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While covering the annual Nobel Banquet for tabloid Kvällspressen, crime reporter Annika Bengtzon witnesses a spectacular murder right in front of her. Two people are shot, one of them the controversial Laureate in Medicine, Aaron Wiesel. Annika is ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: uncover truth, crimes, journalism, investigation, media, intrigue, woman in danger, danger, crime, murder, dedication event, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, sweden, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
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Carambole (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This film is based upon the book with the same name, by Håkan Nesser, one of Swedens most appreciated "crime-authors".
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: hit and run, murder, life turned upside down, deadly, disorder, law enforcement, investigation, private detective, mystery, crime, uncover truth, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Toe Tags (2003)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: The high rent district of Valley Creek apartments, seems to be a magnet for beautiful people....those who can afford to live there. But the rent has just gone up and it is costing residents their lives.
Style: serious, bleak, rough, realistic, scary ...
Plot: murder, crime, mystery, crimes, serial killer, investigation, race against time, law enforcement, deadly, amateur detective, killer, stabbed to death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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, rough, serious
Plot: murder, canal, crimes, mystery, who done it, riddles and clues, crime, interpol, danger, police investigation, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Fifth Woman (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 229 min.
Story: The 5th woman unfolds autumn 1994. An elderly man found in a gillrad pitfall impaled to death on the sharp sharpened bamboo poles, ecstatic praise of crows. Shortly afterwards disappears a florist without a trace and he also found executed in the ...
Style: realistic, gloomy, suspenseful, tense, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, life is a bitch, mystery, crimes, law enforcement, deadly, police investigation, police detective, crime, murder, vigilantism, revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.1
 2K
Solstorm (2007)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: While in a party promoted by her chief and friend Måns Wenngren, the fiscal attorney, Rebecka Martinsson, receives a call from her former sister-in-law, Sanna Strandgård, telling that her brother and preacher Viktor was murdered, stabbed and with ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: murder, deadly, false arrest, clergy, under the surface, haunted by the past, investigation, society, preaching, crimes, legal investigation, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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 ⇓
34%
The River Murders (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The sins of the past are not forgotten in this chilling suspense thriller. When the first body was discovered, it seemed a coincidence. But now homicide detective Jack Verdon has cause to worry: the victims of a series of brutal sex murders are all ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, crimes, murder, uncover truth, woman in danger, cop as target, life is a bitch, false accusation, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 ⇓
33%
The Treatment (2014)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Inspector Nick Cafmeyer seems to have it all - looks, brains and a successful career. But a dark cloud hangs over his life: since the age of nine, he has been haunted by the unsolved disappearance of his younger brother, Bjorn. Plettinckx, a known ...
Style: serious, bleak, psychological, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: pedophile, kidnapping, police investigation, police, missing child, track down, crime, confinement indoors, child killer, uncover truth, life is a bitch, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Thorne: Scaredycat (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: D.I. Tom Thorne's latest case puts him on the hunt for not one, but two serial killers, who seem to be working together, yet killing separately.
Style: tense, suspenseful, gloomy, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, police detective, serial killer, police investigation, crimes, crime, murderous pair, strangulation, deadly, law enforcement, fighting crime
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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A Killer Upstairs (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman investigates when her teenage son is arrested for his married lover's murder.
Style: serious, bleak, mind bending, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, family relations, righting the wronged, crime, crimes, who done it, parents and children, protagonist as suspect, mystery, investigation, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.8
 8K
Bad Country (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Baton Rouge police detective Bud Carter busts contract killer Jesse Weiland, he convinces Jesse to become an informant and rat out the South's most powerful crime ring.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, police, informant, hitman, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, danger, deadly, snitch, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.9
 1K
2:13 (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A police profiler has just returned from psychiatric leave only to find that he is caught up in a serial killer's rampage. Fighting to keep buried the trauma of his childhood, he must confront the all too-familiar flesh masks that the killer ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: serial killer, profiler, murder, forensic, danger, police investigation, crimes, rivalry, deadly, gory, law enforcement, slasher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 36K
Cleaner (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Single father and former cop Tom Cutler has an unusual occupation: he cleans up death scenes. But when he's called in to sterilize a wealthy suburban residence after a brutal shooting, Cutler is shocked to learn he may have unknowingly erased ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, police corruption, crime, murder, ex law enforcer, ex cop, murder investigation, mystery, crimes, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.9
 115
Four Jacks (2001)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Four guys plot revenge on the businessman who ripped them off.
Style: realistic, serious, mind bending, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: restaurant, crimes, contests and competitions, deadly, buddies, dishonesty, murder, betrayal, vengeance, rivalry, blind ambition, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Reckoning (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a detective is called in to investigate the roadside execution of his partner, he discovers at the crime scene a data card from a video camera. The card contains footage shot by two runaway teenagers who are making a documentary about the drug ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: murder, injustice, police investigation, estrangement, deadly, partners, family problems, dishonesty, law enforcement, police corruption, vengeance, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
An Amish Murder (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In "An Amish Murder", the peaceful Amish farming community of Painter’s Mill, Ohio, is shattered when a series of brutal murders leaves the town with a sense of frailty and loss of innocence. Among the most affected by the tragedy was ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, mind bending, serious, realistic
Plot: amish, murder, mystery, police investigation, religions or cults, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, society, witnessing a crime, terrorism, innocence lost ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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