Movies like Trapped 2009

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Trapped (2009)
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Trapped (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The suicide was easy, getting away with everything else could be murder.
Style: tense, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, betrayal, crime, legal investigation, manipulations, infidelity, police corruption, frame up, manhunt, legal, murder, danger, femme fatale, couples, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, law enforcement, mind game, deadly, crumbling marriage, rivalry, protagonist as suspect, dedicated lawyer, cons and scams, power relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

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Most similar movies to Trapped

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, dishonesty, crime, deadly, law enforcement, murder and danger mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Trapped: State of Mind (2003), Pretty When You Cry (2001), And Never Let Her Go (2001), Tick Tock (2000), Three Blind Mice (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 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: tense, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, mind game, criminal psychologist, family problems, dishonesty, deadly, couples, law enforcement, single parent, investigation, memory loss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Pretty When You Cry (2001)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wife is caught in a web of sex and violence.
Style: sexy, sexual, gloomy, erotic, serious ...
Plot: murder, sexual relations, cons and scams, dangerous attraction, crime, crimes, mystery, woman in danger, manipulations, legal investigation, who done it, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
And Never Let Her Go (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The true story of a woman's suspicious disappearance after ending an affair with a powerful, married attorney.
Style: realistic, rough, mind bending, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, obsession, protagonist as suspect, dangerous attraction, legal action, mystery, army investigation, couple relations, legal investigation, crime, dedicated lawyer, who done it ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: delaware
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 6.0
 573
Tick Tock (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stunning trophy wife Rachel Avery is stuck in a cold, loveless marriage with her millionaire husband, Holden. So when Holden goes away on a trip, Rachel hooks up with her close friend Carla, and the two hatch a plan to murder Holden and collect on ...
Style: erotic, rough, serious, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, betrayal, sex, blackmail, infidelity, legal, cons and scams, crimes, legal investigation, power relations, private detective ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Three Blind Mice (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A lawyer defends a man he's known since serving together in Vietnam, who has been accused of murdering three Vietnamese immigrants. Now he'll have to fight against a tenacious District Attorney, and evidence connected to the man's ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, exciting, rough ...
Plot: frame up, murder, vietnam veteran, courtroom drama, heroes, protagonist as suspect, legal investigation, legal action, life is a bitch, crime, crimes, legal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 4.3
 638
Out of Season (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, Romania, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a young drifter is forced to stay the winter in a small seaside town, he inadvertently becomes the catalyst for deceit, double crossings and murder amongst the locals.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: small town, bar, murder, crime gone awry, reunion, hidden identity, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, disorder, couples, small town life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.7
 93
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: realistic, rough, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, murder, dishonesty, deadly, intrigue, danger, rivalry, righting the wronged, law enforcement, crime, crimes, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Trials of Cate McCall (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In order to be reinstated to the bar and recover custody of her daughter, a hotshot lawyer, now in recovery and on probation, must take on the appeal of a woman wrongfully convicted of murder.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: legal investigation, family problems, courtroom, legal, injustice, rehabilitation, law enforcement, estrangement, false accusation, police corruption, courtroom drama, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 4.9
 335
Dead On (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In an erotic update of "Strangers on a Train", airline pilot Ted Beaumont and his lover, Erin Davenport, scheme to rid themselves of their respective spouses. Ted's wife disappears mysteriously and thinking that all is proceeding ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: murder, love and romance, femme fatale, strong sexual content, couples, dishonesty, deadly, infidelity, love triangle, betrayal, train, crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Murdered Madam (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Perry investigates the murder of a former madam and uncovers a multimillion dollar banking fraud in the process.
Style: realistic, serious, mind bending, rough, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, murder, dedicated lawyer, crimes, life is a bitch, uncover truth, legal investigation, cons and scams, crime, courtroom drama, mind game, mystery ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Deviant Obsession (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Joan Alton is a lawyer who goes undercover at a strip club to gather clues that might exonerate her lover who has been accused of murder. While the defendant's secrets unveil, she will stop at nothing to catch the real killer.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, sexual, sexploitation film
Plot: strip club, frame up, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, sexual relations, crime, crimes, life is a bitch, dangerous attraction, who done it, couples, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough
Plot: murder, witnessing a crime, rivalry, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, crime, chases and races, fugitives, crimes, danger, woman in danger ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Guilty Conscience (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Amid acrimonious divorce proceedings, Louise (Blythe Danner) unwittingly puts her life in danger when she contests the prenuptial agreement she signed before marrying attorney Arthur Jamison (Anthony Hopkins). He plans to kill her to resolve the ...
Style: serious, psychological, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: mind game, murder, betrayal, infidelity, protagonist as suspect, crumbling marriage, legal investigation, love and romance, mystery, legal action, unfulfillment, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story centers on Charlie, a Los Angeles billionaire financial whiz who goes into self-imposed exile in Tijuana after his empire is revealed to have been a Ponzi scheme. While looking for the woman he abandoned there 25 years before, Charlie is ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, police corruption, survival, on the run, danger, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, crimes, cons and scams, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Malice Aforethought (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Dr. Edmund Bickleigh is married to a particularly overbearing woman who reminds him at every turn that he is living in her house. But the good doctor has outside interests to help him cope.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: poison, dangerous attraction, crimes, crumbling marriage, mind game, family problems, couples, crime, manipulations, mystery, doctors and patients, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.6
 163
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, cynical, realistic
Plot: murder, mind game, crimes, danger, serial killer, dishonesty, psychopath, dangerous attraction, deadly, police investigation, rivalry, bank ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.0
 169
Guilty Hearts (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Quiet and unassuming church organist Jenny Moran is depressed with her marriage to working-class Matt and leaves him. Jenny begins an affair with the manipulative and charming Dr. Stephen Carrow, who is also deacon of her church and a married man. ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, church, crumbling marriage, gays and lesbians, unfulfillment, estrangement, campaign, deadly, couples, family problems, dishonesty, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Last Seduction II (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Femme fatal/con artist Bridget Gregory travels to Barcelona and targets another businessman to scam him of his money while a relentless private investigator tries to track her down.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: private detective, femme fatale, neo noir, hidden identity, cons and scams, crime, manipulations, dangerous attraction, who done it, chases and races, murder, bank ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: spain, new york, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Murder Ordained (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 185 min.
Story: This is the story of a minister who's feeling unhappy in his marriage who then has an affair with a church employee, who is also married, and who also has affairs, and whose husband is unwilling to divorce her. One day the minister's wife ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: murder, small town, church, media, investigation, journalism, crime, crimes, who done it, computers and web, love and romance, legal investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Warrior Class (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Rookie lawyer Alec Brno has just been assigned the case of his career: exposing a billion-dollar oil scam led by a ruthless mafia boss. When he reluctantly falls for the gangster's beautiful but drug-addicted wife - also his key witness - Alec ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, fall in love, gangsters, criminal's revenge, crimes, hotshot lawyer, dedicated lawyer, corporate crimes, tough heroes, battles, power relations, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Ministers (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A NYPD detective attempts to avenge the death of her father, but unwittingly becomes involved with one of his killers.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: crime, danger, vengeance, law enforcement, deadly, romancing a criminal, rivalry, crimes, chases and races, urban, murderous pair, twins ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Low Winter Sun (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Low Winter Sun is an American television drama series developed by Chris Mundy, starring Mark Strong and Lennie James. The series premiered on August 11, 2013, on AMC, with the first season consisting of ten episodes. It is based upon the 2006 ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, vengeance, perfect crime, deadly, right and wrong, police corruption, law enforcement, murder, rivalry, dishonesty, crimes, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.9
 460
Body Language (1995)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A lawyer, defending a Mafia boss, falls for a beautiful woman with a sad story to tell. She says she's being abused by her brutal husband and she needs his help.
Style: rough, psychological, serious, bleak, erotic ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, danger, woman in danger, intrigue, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, couples, mind game, legal, power relations ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 5.2
 220
Her Fatal Flaw (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: If you think your dating life is hard, check out what happens to poor Laney! Talk about a love hangover: The nice guy this prominent attorney spent last night with winds up being the main suspect in the brutal murder of a Chicago city councilman. If ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: unsupportive friend, uncover truth, woman in danger, police detective, manipulations, mystery, dishonesty, legal investigation, murder, legal, courtroom drama, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Avenging Ace (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mason defends a man he had sentenced to prison when he was an appellate-court judge. Now, 18 months after the sentencing, a new witness turns up to prove the man's innocence. Mason steps in to defend the man.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: courtroom, murder, false accusation, frame up, righting the wronged, power relations, deadly, dishonesty, injustice, courtroom drama, prison, legal ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.8
 3K
Cymbeline (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: War erupts between dirty cops and outlaw bikers as a drug kingpin (Ed Harris) tries to protect his empire.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, clever, tense ...
Plot: family relations, uninhibited rivalry, infidelity, law enforcement, master criminal, gang, betrayal, police corruption, rivalry, intrigue, parents and children, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Reversible Errors (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 173 min.
Story: A corporate lawyer's interest in a decade-old murder case is piqued by a new confession that could clear the convicted killer, who sits on death row.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, psychological, bleak ...
Plot: fighting the system, dishonesty, rivalry, bribery, legal, false accusation, police investigation, mentally challenged, deadly, law enforcement, death row, power relations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.0
 480
Bound by Lies (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Detecive Max Garrett is assigned to protect the sultry photographer Laura Cross from a ruthless killer, he has no idea what he's in for. The more involved Garrett gets in the case, the more attracted he is to Cross, but as they get closer, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, sexual, realistic
Plot: bodyguard, photographer, crimes, police investigation, investigation, serial killer, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty, betrayal, murder, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.6
 376
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, frame up, destructive relationship, mysterious character, crimes, femme fatale, danger, couples, dishonesty, secret agents, train, espionage
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
 3K
Bad Company (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Nelson Crowe is a CIA operative under the thumb of the Company for a disputed delivery of $50,000 in gold. They blackmail him into working for the Grimes Organization, which is set up as a private company for hire, to blackmail prominent ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, clever, stylized ...
Plot: murder, cons and scams, cia, blackmail, judge, crime, uncover truth, black man white woman relationship, undercover, femme fatale, rivalry, police corruption ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%