Movies and TV shows like Hannibal

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Hannibal (2013)
 8.5
 255K
Hannibal (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Both a gift and a curse, Graham has the extraordinary ability to think like his prey—he sees what they see, feels what they feel. But while Graham is pursuing an especially troubling, cannibalistic murderer, Special Agent Jack Crawford teams him with a highly respected psychiatrist – a man with a taste for the criminal minded – Dr. Hannibal Lecter.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious, stylized, rough, slasher, homoerotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, cannibal, psychopath, death, mind game, cannibalism, murder, graphic violence, psychiatrist, crimes, mental patient, deception, troubled, special agents, murder investigation, manipulation, profiler, homoeroticism, violence, doctor, killer, mental health, forensics, psychiatry, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Hannibal

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, psychological and realistic films and TV series with plots about crimes, murder, serial killer, police investigation, murder mystery, law enforcement and police mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Hannibal: Prodigal Son (2019), Dexter (2006), The Silence of the Lambs (1991), Mindhunter (2017), The Following (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.7
 21K
Prodigal Son (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The son of a notorious serial killer becomes an acclaimed criminal psychologist who uses his unique insight into how killers think to help the NYPD.
Style: psychological, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: serial killer, haunted by the past, murder investigation, expert, psychological trauma, police, crimes, criminal psychologist, forensics, profiler, maniac, repressed memory ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, 2020s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
97%
 8.7
 724K
Dexter (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: Dexter is an American television drama series. The series centers on Dexter Morgan, a blood spatter pattern analyst for 'Miami Metro Police Department' who also leads a secret life as a serial killer, hunting down criminals who have ...
Style: captivating, clever, serious, stylized, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, right and wrong, hidden identity, double life, crime investigation, loner, killings, police station, dark secret, dark humor, corpse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: FBI trainee, Clarice Starling ventures into a maximum-security asylum to pick the diseased brain of Hannibal Lecter, a psychiatrist turned homicidal cannibal. Starling needs clues to help her capture a serial killer. But her Faustian relationship ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, suspense, scary, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, investigation, cannibalism, kidnapping, psychology, crimes, mind game, maniac, fbi, murder investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, maryland, chicago illinois, baltimore, memphis ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 6.8
 276K
Hannibal (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: After having successfully eluded the authorities for years, Hannibal peacefully lives in Italy in disguise as an art scholar. Trouble strikes again when he's discovered leaving a deserving few dead in the process. He returns to America to make ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, clever, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, cannibalism, fbi, cannibal, psychopath, crimes, master criminal, mind game, psychiatrist, cat and mouse, law enforcement, villain played by lead actor ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: florence, italy, europe, washington d.c., venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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 8.6
 287K
Mindhunter (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An agent in the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit develops profiling techniques as he pursues notorious serial killers and rapists.
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspense, intellectual, spiritual ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, psychology, fbi, police, murderer, killings, police investigation, murder, criminal psychologist, fbi agent, serial murder ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.4
 89K
The Following (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Notorious serial killer Joe Carroll, after being found guilty of murdering 14 female students on the Virginia college campus where he taught literature, escapes from death row. The FBI calls former agent Ryan Hardy to consult on the case, as he was ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, exciting, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, mind game, cult, murderer, fbi, special agents, serial murder, violence, investigation, killings, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.2
 275K
Red Dragon (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Former FBI Agent Will Graham, who was once almost killed by the savage Hannibal 'The Cannibal' Lecter, now has no choice but to face him again, as it seems Lecter is the only one who can help Graham track down a new serial killer.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, neo noir, tense, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, cannibalism, psychopath, mind game, investigation, fbi, murder, split personality, profiler, crimes, reporter, torture ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: atlanta georgia, birmingham alabama, baltimore, florida, chicago illinois ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 8.6
 1.6M
Se7en (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Two homicide detectives are on a desperate hunt for a serial killer whose crimes are based on the "seven deadly sins" in this dark and haunting film that takes viewers from the tortured remains of one victim to the next. The seasoned Det. ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, surprise ending, tense, neo noir ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, twists and turns, police, psychology, police investigation, psychopath, insanity, crimes, killings, murder, powerful ending ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 7.7
 542K
Zodiac (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The true story of the investigation of the "Zodiac Killer", a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for four men as their lives and careers are ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, stylized, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, murder, murder mystery, mystery, journalism, crimes, paranoia, maniac, killings, uncover truth, police ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, year 1969, year 1971 ...
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oakland california, sacramento california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 8.9
 568K
True Detective (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: An American anthology police detective series utilizing multiple timelines in which investigations seem to unearth personal and professional secrets of those involved, both within or outside the law.
Style: neo noir, atmospheric, gloomy, realistic, clever ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, investigation, police detective, murder, murder investigation, murderer, crimes, drinking problem, partners, partners against crime, murder mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: louisiana, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 8.1
 106K
The Fall (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When the Police Service of Northern Ireland are unable to close a case after 28 days, Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson of the Metropolitan Police Service is called in to review the case. Under her new leadership, the local detectives must ...
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, female detective, coworker, police detective, policewoman, police investigation, law enforcement, victim, forensics, violence against women, misogyny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: ireland, europe, northern ireland, united kingdom, belfast
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.5
 68K
Twin Peaks (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town are stunned when their homecoming queen is murdered.
Style: psychological, surreal, mind bending, tense, captivating ...
Plot: twists and turns, small town life, supernatural, small town, crimes, law enforcement, surrealism, mystery, interdimensional travel, time, special agents, mysterious event ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new mexico, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Bone Collector (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Rookie cop, Amelia Donaghy reluctantly teams with Lincoln Rhyme – formerly the department's top homicide detective but now paralyzed as a result of a spinal injury – to catch a grisly serial killer dubbed 'The Bone Collector'. The ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, psychological, surprise ending ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: serial killer, crimes, psychopath, police investigation, investigation, twists and turns, race against time, mind game, policewoman, master criminal, paraplegic, forensics ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: grand central station manhattan new york city, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.1
 185K
The Mentalist (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Patrick Jane, a former celebrity psychic medium, uses his razor sharp skills of observation and expertise at "reading" people to solve serious crimes with the California Bureau of Investigation.
Style: exciting, intellectual, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: partners against crime, serial killer, fighting crime, partners, murder, police investigation, investigation, crimes, justice, talented, outsmarting, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior was a short-lived American police procedural drama that aired on CBS. The show debuted in 2011 as a spin-off from the successful Criminal Minds, which had premiered in 2005. This edition's profiling team also ...
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: forensics, profiler, serial killer, multiple suspects, law enforcement, crimes, special agents, african american, ex military, mystery, computer genius, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 111K
Hannibal Rising (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: Czech Republic, UK, France, Italy, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: The story of the early, murderous roots of the cannibalistic killer, Hannibal Lecter – from his hard-scrabble Lithuanian childhood, where he witnesses the repulsive lengths to which hungry soldiers will go to satiate themselves, through his ...
Style: scary, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, cannibalism, psychopath, murder, revenge, vengeance, dehumanization, loss of sibling, insanity, violence, dysfunctional family, childhood ...
Time: 1940s, 50s, 20th century, year 1949, year 1941
Place: china, europe, paris france, russia, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 108K
Bates Motel (2013)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A "contemporary prequel" to the 1960 film Psycho, depicting the life of Norman Bates and his mother Norma prior to the events portrayed in Hitchcock's film, albeit in a different fictional town and in a modern setting. The series ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mental disorder, serial killer, motel, obsession, crimes, dysfunctional family, family problems, insanity, murder, small town, half brother, mother son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 2010s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.6
 61K
Copycat (1995)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An agoraphobic psychologist and a female detective must work together to take down a serial killer who copies serial killers from the past.
Style: suspense, psychological, tense, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: serial killer, psychology, police investigation, agoraphobia, psychopath, murder mystery, crimes, maniac, mind game, twists and turns, police detective, profiler ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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American Horror Story (2011)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: American Horror Story is an anthology horror drama series.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, witch, haunted house, evil force, vampire, death, insanity, mental institution, coven, nightmare, paranormal activity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 80s, year 2013 ...
Place: new orleans, los angeles, usa, massachusetts, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.6
 8K
Harrow (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When a dark secret from this past threatens to be exposed, unorthodox and brilliant medical examiner, Doctor Daniel Harrow, must use all his forensic skills to keep it buried forever.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, tense, exciting, witty ...
Plot: medical examiner, doctor, forensics, murder, expert, complex characters, bodies, murderer, criminal, corpse, family relations, secret life ...
Time: contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 8.3
 112K
The Killing (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The Killing is an American crime drama television series based upon the Danish television series Forbrydelsen. Set in Seattle, Washington, the series follows the various murder investigations by homicide detectives Sarah Linden and Stephen Holder.
Style: psychological, serious, gloomy, tense, neo noir ...
Plot: female detective, murder investigation, police detective, murder, multiple suspects, police investigation, crimes, murder mystery, crime investigation, policewoman, strong female character, street kid ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 55K
The Alienist (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Crime reporter, John Moore, meets with psychologist, Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, to investigate a serial killer in New York during the late 19th century.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mental illness, crime investigation, police, murder investigation, psychologist, crimes, ritual, murder mystery, private detective, investigation, homicide detective ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, victorian era
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.6
 19K
The Bridge (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A murdered body on a bridge between El Paso and Juarez bring together El Paso detective Sonya Cross and Chihuahua State Police detective Marco Ruiz.
Style: tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police detective, twists and turns, partners, policewoman, murder, drug cartel, police investigation, interrogation, u.s. mexico border, corruption, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.2
 74K
Manhunter (1986)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: FBI Agent Will Graham, who retired after catching Hannibal Lecktor, returns to duty to engage in a risky cat-and-mouse game with Lecktor to capture a new killer.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, scary, neo noir, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, fbi, murder mystery, profiler, psychopath, obsession, mind game, violence, brutality, murder, gunfight ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: alabama, maryland, florida, washington d.c., baltimore ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 8.0
 249K
The Blacklist (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Raymond "Red" Reddington, one of the FBI's most wanted fugitives, surrenders in person at FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C. He claims that he and the FBI have the same interests: bringing down dangerous criminals and terrorists. In ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, exciting, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, investigation, unlikely partners, master criminal, special agents, intrigue, partners, law enforcement, secret, mind game, crimes, killings ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Those Who Kill (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follows Catherine Jensen, a recently promoted homicide detective who enlists the help of Thomas Schaeffer, a forensic psychologist, to track down serial killers and relentlessly seeks the truth behind the disappearance of her brother.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, policewoman, profiler, criminal psychologist, homicide detective, female detective, forensics, police investigation, criminal, police detective, missing person, psychiatrist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
 75K
Kiss the Girls (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Forensic psychologist Alex Cross travels to North Carolina and teams with escaped kidnap victim Kate McTiernan to hunt down "Casanova," a serial killer who abducts strong-willed women and forces them to submit to his demands. The trail ...
Style: suspense, twist ending, suspenseful, tense, surprise ending ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, psychopath, woman in danger, police investigation, crimes, violence against women, investigation, forensics, twists and turns, who done it, profiler ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, washington d.c., north carolina, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.6
 70K
The Bridge (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When a body is found on the bridge between Denmark and Sweden, right on the border, Danish inspector Martin Rohde and Swedish Saga Norén have to share jurisdiction and work together to find the killer.
Style: captivating, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Plot: serial killer, multiple suspects, police investigation, murder, police detective, twists and turns, mind game, crimes, murder investigation, partners against crime, riddles and clues, videotaping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, denmark, scandinavia, copenhagen, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows Las Vegas criminalists working for the Las Vegas Police Department as they use physical evidence to solve grisly murders in this unusually graphic drama, which has inspired a host of other cop-show "procedurals". The ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder investigation, police, teamwork, forensics, investigator, scientist, workplace, police procedural, expert, partners, murder, police detective ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.8
 160K
Bones (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Temperance Brennan and her colleagues at the Jeffersonian's Medico-Legal Lab assist Special Agent Seeley Booth with murder investigations when the remains are so badly decomposed, burned or destroyed that the standard identification ...
Style: witty, suspenseful, intellectual, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: partners against crime, investigation, forensics, fbi, partners, expert, teamwork, crime investigation, scientist, killings, police investigation, talented ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2010s, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%