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, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: legal investigation, manhunt, femme fatale, mind game, protagonist as suspect, crimes, betrayal, police corruption, frame up, murder, danger, couples, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, law enforcement, deadly, crumbling marriage, rivalry, dedicated lawyer, infidelity, legal, crime, manipulations, manipulation, cons and scams ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary

Most similar movies to Trapped

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, dishonesty, crime and rivalry mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Trapped: Pretty When You Cry (2001), And Never Let Her Go (2001), State of Mind (2003), Tick Tock (2000), Three Blind Mice (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, erotic, sexual ...
Plot: murder, investigation, woman in danger, femme fatale, obsession, serial killer, legal, crimes, mystery, dangerous attraction, betrayal, couples ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, mind bending, realistic
Plot: obsession, murder, missing person, mystery, dangerous attraction, love affair, rivalry, dishonesty, couples, law enforcement, deadly, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: delaware
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.8
 111
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: psychological, rough, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, investigation, false accusation, family problems, dishonesty, mind game, legal, criminal psychologist, couples, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 6.0
 593
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: rough, erotic, sexy, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, private detective, betrayal, power relations, couples, infidelity, deadly, sex, blackmail, crimes, legal investigation ...
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: rough, serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: courtroom drama, murder, frame up, vietnam veteran, legal investigation, false accusation, mystery, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 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: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: investigation, murder, mystery, danger, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty, crimes, intrigue, rivalry, righting the wronged, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: legal investigation, rehabilitation, injustice, family problems, legal, courtroom, courtroom drama, police corruption, dishonesty, law enforcement, false accusation, estrangement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: strip club, dangerous attraction, false accusation, woman in danger, amateur detective, life is a bitch, obsession, murder, frame up, couples, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 4.3
 641
Out of Season (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
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: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, hitman, femme fatale, crime gone awry, manipulation, dangerous attraction, manipulations, hidden identity, danger, reunion, crimes, mystery ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: mysterious character, mystery, investigation, mind game, obsession, rivalry, dishonesty, deadly, couples, family problems, intrigue, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.5
 167
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, serial killer, crimes, danger, psychopath, deadly, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, police investigation, rivalry, amateur detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, psychological ...
Plot: murder, betrayal, infidelity, mind game, woman in danger, legal, love triangle, dangerous attraction, love and romance, legal investigation, mystery, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.0
 172
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, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, church, love affair, investigation, deadly, family problems, dishonesty, couples, love and romance, fall in love, crumbling marriage, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Woman of Desire (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A yacht captain, Jack Lynch, is accused of murdering his boss and raping the victim's wife, Christina Ford. Nothing is how it first appears. Jack seeks the help of veteran attorney Walter J. Hill to help prove his innocence.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, erotic, realistic ...
Plot: murder, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, courtroom drama, twins, false accusation, dishonesty, legal investigation, frame up, investigation, who done it, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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, twists and turns ...
Plot: black man white woman relationship, murder, cons and scams, blackmail, judge, crime, crimes, uncover truth, rivalry, undercover, protagonist as suspect, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: legal, gangsters, courtroom, legal investigation, dangerous attraction, fall in love, criminal's revenge, rivalry, addiction, deadly, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 2K
The Unjust (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A series of murders holds the nation in its sway and the longer the police fail to catch the murderer, the more the public begins to panic. Choi, a highly successful investigator whose methods have always held him back from promotion, senses that ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, frame up, police detective, serial killer, legal, police corruption, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, police investigation, intrigue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Partners in Crime (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Gene Reardon (Hauer) is a twice-divorced police detective who lives with his daughter. When a well-heeled local man is kidnapped, the FBI is called in, which introduces Longsworth (played by Paulina Porizkova). Longsworth happens to have been ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, private detective, investigation, femme fatale, uncover truth, special agents, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, crime, crimes, who done it ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 3.5
 180
Quiet Kill (2004)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: An attractive married woman and a member of the 'Country Club Tennis Set', is being neglected by her workaholic doctor husband, Jerry (Corbin Bernsen). Lonely and insecure, Amy foolishly falls for the seductive charms of a much younger ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, investigation, prostitute, stalker, serial killer, dangerous attraction, love affair, woman in danger, law enforcement, danger, who done it, mind game ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, rough, mind bending, serious, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, murder, crimes, crime, protagonist as suspect, mind game, amateur detective, legal, friendship, rivalry, courtroom drama, uncover truth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.2
 232
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: uncover truth, manipulation, woman in danger, police detective, mystery, manipulations, murder, legal investigation, legal, courtroom drama, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.4
 596
N-Secure (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: N-Secure is a no holds-barred thrilling drama mixed with murder, mayhem and manipulation among affluent professionals. This film sheds light on a man's downfall from the pinnacles of success into the depths of his damaged character. His ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, betrayal, crimes, infidelity, breakup, rivalry, obsession, danger, couples, couple relations, jealousy, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, serious, captivating, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: crimes, vengeance, rivalry, danger, law enforcement, deadly, profanity, unlikely couple, murder, murderous pair, crime, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 485
Spanish Judges (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A con-artist hires two low-lifes to cover him during a deal, ending with three criminals, two dueling pistols, and one night they'll never forget
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, mystery, psychopath, mind game, deadly, crime gone awry, betrayal, criminal's revenge, rivalry, dishonesty, mentally challenged ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.0
 490
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: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexual ...
Plot: bodyguard, photographer, reluctant partners, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, police investigation, mystery, life is a bitch, manipulations, serial killer, betrayal, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 368
Salvation (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A young law student finds his strongly held ideals clashing with the work he has to undertake, leading to a crisis of confidence in this 2001 Bollywood feature from director Ashok Mehta.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, rough, realistic
Plot: protagonist as suspect, hotshot lawyer, false accusation, fighting the system, rebellion, dishonesty, law enforcement, society, crimes, dedicated lawyer, legal investigation, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Brother's Keeper (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The FBI sought the help of Lucinda Pond (Jeanne Tripplehorn), a former agent of the body, to try to locate the author of a series of murders that allegedly may have committed his brother. Lucinda, who left the police years ago, decides to help ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, moral dilemma, police investigation, murder, haunted by the past, crimes, siblings relations, crime, law enforcement, rivalry, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: serious, realistic
Plot: small town, murder, church, manipulations, life is a bitch, crimes, uncover truth, couple relations, dangerous attraction, crime, love and romance, legal investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Jesse Stone: No Remorse (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Police Chief Jesse Stone, who was suspended by the Paradise, Mass. Town Council, begins moonlighting for his friend, State Homicide Commander Healy, by investigating a series of murders in Boston, leaving Rose and Suitcase to handle a crime spree in ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, investigation, law enforcement, deadly, crimes, police investigation, murder investigation, small town, crime, mystery, police officer, shot point blank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.9
 213
Red Swastik (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Bollywood version of Basic Instinct - has to be seen to be believed!!!
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: femme fatale, police detective, police investigation, serial killer, murder, crimes, psychopath, mystery, rivalry, danger, who done it, infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new delhi, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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