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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: police investigation, murder, countryside, crimes, village, crime, graphic violence, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, killer, nature, car, police, hunting, forest, hunter, suicide, snow, weapons, swearing, past, gun, domestic violence, child abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, finland, eastern europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic 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), Cleaner (2007), Moreno and the Silence (2006), The White Lioness (1996), Case G (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, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, rape, countryside, poacher, siblings relations, crimes, crime, family relations, incompetent police, village, gang, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
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95%
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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, crimes, crime, murder, ex law enforcer, murder investigation, ex cop, mystery, protagonist as suspect, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: murder, mystery, police investigation, religions or cults, society, crimes, law enforcement, partners, deadly, kidnapping, private detective, cult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, fish out of water, police corruption, crime, state affairs, crimes, mystery, police investigation, danger, intrigue, graphic violence, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: south africa, russia, sweden, africa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: manhunt, mystery, private detective, haunted by the past, law enforcement, deadly, chases and races, crimes, murder, police procedural, crime, snow ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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: tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: mystery, danger, deadly, crimes, murder, student, apartment building, neighbor, uncover truth, suspicion, domestic disturbance, concierge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: suspenseful, serious, suspense, bleak, realistic
Plot: partners against crime, police investigation, serial killer, mystery, murder, private detective, crimes, partners, law enforcement, deadly, decapitated body, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: murder, police detective, police investigation, crimes, generation gap, who done it, partners, law enforcement, partners against crime, oldtimer, temperamental, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: middle east, turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, police detective, haunted by the past, manipulations, manipulation, danger, deadly, crimes, murder, serial killer, dishonesty, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: rough, tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: crimes, police investigation, murder, serial killer, murderous pair, law enforcement, deadly, fighting crime, police detective, strangulation, crime, psychopath
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: rough, serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, serial killer, forensic, law enforcement, haunted by the past, rivalry, deadly, gory, danger, police investigation, slasher, profiler ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: murder, protagonist as suspect, chases and races, crime, heroes, graphic violence, police investigation, psychopath, race against time, serial killer, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 667
Rainbow Eyes (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Officers Kyung-yoon CHO and Eun-joo PARK are on the hunt a killer following duo of ghastly murders. The victims carry a common military past, and the secret of their past must be unraveled to find the killer.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, mind bending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, haunted by the past, police investigation, uncover truth, mystery, vengeance, law enforcement, deadly, danger, crimes, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, police investigation, law enforcement, murder, vigilantism, crimes, mystery, deadly, crime, life is a bitch, hospital ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: suspense, tense, captivating, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: murder, crimes, law enforcement, serial killer, investigation, police detective, murder mystery, evidence, witnessing a crime, escapades, danger, crime ...
Time: 21st century, 19th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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: serious, bleak, suspenseful, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: murder, haunted by the past, investigation, legal investigation, uncover truth, life is a bitch, danger, woman in danger, false arrest, religions or cults, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.9
 102
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: rough, suspenseful, bleak, scary, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, amateur detective, mystery, crimes, serial killer, race against time, deadly, law enforcement, apartment building, crime, autopsy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, deadly, family problems, vengeance, life is a bitch, uncover truth, partners against crime, dishonesty, injustice, danger, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter - Lifetime (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: investigation, murder, crime, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, race against time, journalism, missing child, kidnapping, police, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, europe, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, bleak, serious, rough, realistic
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Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Mystery Woman: Sing Me a Murder (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Murder is something to sing about when Mystery Woman Samantha Kinsey-an expert in pulp fiction, and increasingly proficient when it comes to real-life crime-untangles a record-breaking murder. Mystery Woman bookshop owner, Samantha Kinsey, has ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, mind bending
Plot: uncover truth, mystery, amateur detective, haunted by the past, police investigation, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, music band, private detective, murder, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, journalist, investigation, crimes, uncover truth, danger, intrigue, media, journalism, dishonesty, witnessing a crime, nobel prize ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Impunity (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: South Africa
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Investigating the gruesome murder of a cabinet minister's daughter, a special investigator and a local police detective find themselves knee-deep in political corruption and conspiracy, in this sizzling noir thriller set in post-apartheid South ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: uncover truth, police investigation, political corruption, deadly, political conspiracy, dishonesty, crimes, murder, danger, law enforcement, partners, murderous pair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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: suspenseful, rough, mind bending, serious, realistic
Plot: amish, murder, police investigation, religions or cults, society, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, mystery, witnessing a crime, performer's life, terrorism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio
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31%
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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, suspenseful, realistic, suspense
Plot: murder, hit and run, life turned upside down, mystery, investigation, deadly, law enforcement, private detective, crimes, uncover truth, blackmail, doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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30%
Eyes of Crystal (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 107 min.
Story: While hunting a cultured, intelligent and vicious psychopath, Inspector Amaldi comes face to face with the physical and moral decay of his city as well as the ghosts of his own past.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: riddles and clues, serial killer, psychopath, law enforcement, deadly, murder, danger, whodunit, crimes, stalking, gory, battles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Hanging Offense (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, bleak, serious, mind bending
Plot: mystery, obsession, deadly, law enforcement, murder, crimes, anniversary, insomnia, death of son, in the woods, gays and lesbians, female nudity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, tense, bleak ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Murder Eleven (2013)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A serial killer is loose on the streets of Atlantic City. His ten victims are prostitutes, his methods are ruthless and yet his motives are unknown. Two embattled homicide detectives, Mayfield and Jesse, are in a race against time to catch this ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, race against time, homicide detective, prostitute, police investigation, law enforcement, who done it, deadly, mystery, murder, amateur detective, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: atlantic city new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Death in the Shadows (1985)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman and her daughter lives in Oostdijk, a village near Amsterdam. One night when the mother is on her way home, she is killed in a car accident in the street they live in.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: hit and run, murder, accident, search for mother, striptease, teenage girl, peep show, teenage life, police investigation, missing child, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: amsterdam, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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