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The Dark Nest (2011)
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The Dark Nest (2011)
Original name: Das dunkle Nest
Genre: Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: murder, priest, catholic church, murderer, crimes, mystery, life is a bitch, sexual abuse, policewoman, father daughter relationship, latin, child murder, dna testing, burning car, female director, female police officer

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Most similar movies to The Dark Nest

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, captivating, suspenseful and tense films with plots about murder, crimes, murderer, investigation, mystery, murder mystery and uncover truth mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Dark Nest: Over the Edge (2011), The Girl Is in Trouble (2015), The Katsuragi Murder Case (2016), My Murder (2012), Bodywork (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Varg Veum - The Dead Have It Easy (2012)
Genre: Crime
Country: Norway
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Varg Veum tries to help a scared girl lost in the woods at night, but he fails to avoid her death. What was this young asylum seeker fleeing from?
Style: tense, twists and turns, realistic, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, murder, crimes, race against time, mystery, who done it, dishonesty, violence, graphic violence, private detective, life is a bitch, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Over the Edge (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Jason (Danny Bedford) is in a crisis. He won’t go to work and stays holed up in his flat. But when his TV breaks, he is forced to call co-worker Richard (Sean Hart) to fix it. All is normal, except when Jason mentions that a friend of his may be ...
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: gay, lgbt, murder, serial killer, murderer, crimes, male male relationship, murder investigation, mystery, sexual tension, lgbtq, police ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Girl Is in Trouble (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Lower East Side bartender becomes entangled in a murder mystery involving a desperate woman, a missing drug dealer and the scion of a powerful investment firm.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: murder, murder mystery, murder investigation, moral dilemma, investigation, blackmail, uncover truth, crime investigation, mystery, murderer, criminal
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73%
The Katsuragi Murder Case (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Katsuragi Household that runs a small store may appear serene. But as the younger son Minoru commits a murder on the street, the family is exposed to the public. Is there anybody that is behind this murder case?
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: depression, murderer, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, family, father son relationship, murder, husband wife relationship, family problems, family relations, father, inheritance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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My Murder (2012)
Genre: Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A chance meeting with a girl leads to murder as a teenage boy is engulfed by a web of lies in this innovative and gripping factual drama. My Murder tells the true story of Shakilus Townsend, a 16-year-old boy who was led to his death by the ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: who done it, mystery, partners against crime, track down, escapades, uncover truth, partners, crimes, law enforcement, violence, death, police detective ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 186
Bodywork (2001)
Genre: Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Virgil Guppy buys a sleek-looking used Jaguar, but the car turns out to be a lemon. Unfortunately, that's just the start of his problems; a dead prostitute is discovered in the trunk, and Virgil is accused of her murder. Aided by a ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: prostitute, injustice, murder, false accusation, frame up, crimes, on the run, dishonesty, life is a bitch, gangsters, nothing to lose, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Crimes of Passion: Tragedy in a Country Churchyard (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A murder investigation takes detective Christer Wijk to a small village, where he needs to separate rumors and facts to trail the murderer.
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: murder investigation, murder, church, winter, priest, police detective, village, crimes, husband wife relationship, christmas, snow, countryside ...
Time: 50s
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Murder at Honeymoon Hotel (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China, South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Da Zhi is a doorman at a luxury hotel. He uses his vacation in exchange of a presidential suite at the hotel to satisfy his wife's wish. However, the manager gives the presidential suite to a celebrity and breaks the deal with him. He tries to ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Plot: hotel, murder, secret, trap, murderer, murder mystery, trapped, mystery, couple relations, crimes, male female relationship, wedding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Beyond the Law (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When a former detective learns of the murder of his estranged son, he ventures back to the darkened streets he once knew so well. Armed, dangerous and with nothing to lose, he must take on the ruthless local mob in his mission for revenge.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: police, murder, escapades, betrayal, rivalry, family, redemption, friends, life is a bitch, crimes, nightclub, organized crime ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Intrigo: Dear Agnes (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Sweden, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: What is a human life worth? How is it possible that a woman like Agnes could agree to kill another human being? Is it the money? Or are there other forces at play?
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: relationship problems, assassination plot, female assassin, murder mystery, girlfriend, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, mystery, female vigilante, unlikely criminals, murder, female villain, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 4.9
 303
The Third Nail (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man is sentenced to life in prison for killing two children, a crime he didn't commit. DNA evidence sets him free, but there is no hiding from the prison gang that wants him dead. When his own daughter is abducted and apparently ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: priest, religious faith, falsely accused, wrongful conviction, faith, investigation, life is a bitch, child abduction, crime solving, false accusation, confronting the past, uncover truth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.0
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Entanglement (2011)
Genre: Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A member of a therapy group is found dead. A prosecutor and a police officer try to solve the mystery of his death.
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense, neo noir ...
Plot: murder investigation, police officer, chase, murder mystery, investigation, mystery, vengeance, partners against crime, escapades, murder, who done it, evidence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Invisible Killer (2009)
Genre: Crime
Country: China
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Zhang Yao, the leader of the Haidao vice squad, accidentally captured suspect Gao Fei, who used a fake ID. According to his confession, Gao Fei is a player of the online game "World of Warcraft" and he once met a beautiful young woman Ju ...
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: murder, murder investigation, couple relations, investigation, crime investigation, unsolved crime, killings, crime solving, uncover truth, love story, male female relationship, murder mystery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.5
 41
The Chief (2011)
Genre: Crime
Country: Russia
TV show
Style: captivating, disturbing, exciting, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: crime investigation, crimes, uncover truth, investigation, law enforcement, fight scenes, life is a bitch, dishonesty, good versus evil, betrayal, murder, life philosophy ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Mark of a Killer (2019)
Genre: Crime
Country: USA
TV show
Story: All serial killers commit murder to satisfy their grand fantasies, but the murderers featured in this true-crime docuseries take it one step further, committing heinous acts that allow them to extend their fantasies and relive the excitement of ...
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological
Plot: serial killer, murder, homicidal maniac, criminal, murderer, crimes, maniac, serial murder, obsession, psycho killer, killing spree, psychopath ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Thing About Pam (2022)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 258 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the 2011 murder of Betsy Faria that resulted in her husband Russ’ conviction, though he insisted he did not kill her. His conviction later was overturned, but the brutal crime set off a chain of events that would expose a diabolical ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, disturbing, suspense
Plot: murder investigation, murder mystery, investigation, murder, marital problem, murderer, crime investigation, uncover truth, mystery, crimes, corruption, true crime ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Varg Veum - The Consorts of Death (2011)
Genre: Crime
Country: Norway
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Varg Veum investigates the murder of a married couple; prime suspect is the stepson, but Veum does not think he is guilty. Not even when he confesses.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, realistic
Plot: uncover truth, private detective, law enforcement, mystery, investigation, murder, race against time, crimes, life is a bitch, who done it, youth, kids in trouble ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Crime and Punishment (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 200 min.
Story: John Simm stars in this adaptation of Dostoyevsky's tragic masterpiece - a profound drama of redemption and a thrilling detective story of the soul.
Style: captivating, disturbing, thought provoking, psychological, psychotronic
Plot: murder, crime and punishment, murderer, criminal
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: st. petersburg russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Forest of Love (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A con man and a would-be filmmaking crew force themselves into the lives of two grief-scarred young women. But nothing is as it seems.
Style: captivating, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, psychedelic ...
Plot: unlikely friendships, filmmaking, manipulation, ambition, crimes, murder, criminal, film producer, bad influence, murderer, serial killer, lesbian teen ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Leipzig Homicide (2001)
Genre: Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: SOKO Leipzig is a German police procedural television programme, a spin-off of the earlier German police programme SOKO 5113. It was first broadcast on 31 January 2001, on German television channel ZDF. On 12 November 2008, the first part of a ...
Style: suspense, intellectual, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: police, german, murder, corpse, riddles and clues, mystery, investigation, crimes, anti social, police commissioner, caucasian, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.3
 452
22 Chaser (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One of the city's last decent tow truck drivers risks everything on a desperate quest to become king of the road and provide for his struggling family.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: truck, criminal underworld, life is a bitch, crimes, family problems, needing money, money problems, driver, criminal, truck driver
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 774
Cock and Bull (2016)
Genre: Crime
Country: China
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a murder occurs in a small town in Southeast China, a local mechanic, known for his honesty, comes under suspicion. When the police target him to take the fall, he’s forced to try and exonerate himself, uncovering a number of disturbing ...
Style: disturbing, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: murder, chinese, hitman, motorcycle, murder mystery, murder investigation, mysterious man, police investigation, investigation, chase, name calling, interrogation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
My Husband My Killer (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on the true story of an Australian woman that was murdered in bed next to her husband.
Style: captivating, tense, disturbing, suspense
Plot: sleuth, murder investigation, crime investigation, bandit, uncover truth, detective inspector, forensics, mystery, murder, murder mystery, police detective, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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I'm Not a Killer (2019)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: One livid dawn, a cold and damp wind blows as a man walks alone through the darkness. Deputy Police Superintendent Francesco Prencipe is on his way to meet his best friend, Judge Giovanni Mastropaolo whom he hasn't seen for almost two years. ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: uncover truth, murder investigation, criminal, murderer, accused of murder, murder mystery, mystery, framed for murder, law and order, murder, crime investigation, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Varg Veum - Black Sheep (2011)
Genre: Crime
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Varg Veum promises his girlfriend that he will find her sister who has vanished.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, tense, disturbing
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, police officer, missing person, missing sister, who done it, murder mystery, clue, evidence, crimes, society, track down, interrogation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: norway, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 962
Kill Kane (2016)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A teacher's world is torn apart when his wife and children are brutally murdered at the hands of a ruthless gang. Left for dead and with no one to turn to, he takes matters into his own hands and hits the streets in search of justice.
Style: tense, psychological, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, murder, revenge, teacher, investigator, gang, murder investigation, violence, vengeance, uncover truth, who done it, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Boy Who Killed My Parents (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A psychological thriller surrounding the real murders of Manfred and Marísia von Richthofen orchestrated by their own daughter, Suzane, along with her boyfriend and brother-in-law, the Cravinhos brothers.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: murder of parents, planned murder, bad influence, manipulative person, father daughter relationship, murder trial, evil man, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, courtroom, family problems, murderer ...
Time: 2000s
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Corrupted (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set ahead of the 2012 London Olympics, the film follows Liam (Sam Claflin), an ex-con trying to win back the love and trust of his family. He has lost everything at the hands of a local crime syndicate run by Clifford Cullen (Spall), who has ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corruption, friendship, murder, escapades, family, society, police, rivalry, small town, parents and children, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002, year 2012
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Wild Indian (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Decades after covering up his classmate’s murder, Michael has moved on from his reservation and fractured past. When a man who shares his violent secret seeks vengeance, Michael goes to great lengths to protect his new life with his wife and boss ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: native american, murder, confronting the past, dark past, indians, revenge, hidden corpse, secret, hidden truth, murder mystery, murderer, mystery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.3
 2K
Saving Zoë (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Echo must deal with the regular dramas of high school, in addition to grappling with the murder of her older sister, Zoë. But when Echo receives a diary from Zoë's boyfriend, she begins to untangle the secret life her sister lived.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, murder mystery, damsel in distress, friendship, brutality, investigation, life is a bitch, youth, disorder, society, fight, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%