Movies like Maze 2017

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Maze (2017)
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Maze (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany, Sweden
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Inspired by the true events of the infamous 1983 prison breakout of 38 IRA prisoners from HMP Maze, which was to become the biggest prison escape in Europe since World War II.
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, suspenseful, complex
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ira, prison, terrorist, assassination attempt, prison escape, male objectification, murder, society, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, political prisoner, troubled marriage, prison riot, hunger, irish, danger
Time: year 1983, contemporary
Place: northern ireland, ireland, belfast

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, suspense and psychological films with plots about murder, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry, death and investigation mostly in Thriller, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Maze: The Corrupted (2019), Deadline (2001), Cyberstalker (2012), Operation Mekong (2016), Villain (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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
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Deadline (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The Victoriastadium is totally destroyed in a bomb attack and Christina Furhage, head-responsible for the Olympic Games in Stockholm, dies with it. Why did someone destroy the stadium and why is Christina murdered? The police desperately seek for ...
Style: tense, rough, serious, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: terrorism, female reporter, bomb, media, journalism, crimes, female protagonist, murder, psychopath, newspaper, mysticism, bombing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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68%
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Cyberstalker (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After spending several years in seclusion, a woman encounters the stalker who murdered her parents over a decade ago, and fears she may be his latest victim when he starts to cyber-stalk her.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, woman in danger, stalker, psychopath, stalking, crimes, computers and web, lifetime, danger, deadly, off the grid
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Operation Mekong (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Chinese narco-cops take their mission to the Golden Triangle following the Mekong River massacre of innocent fishermen by the region's drug lord.
Style: suspense, psychological, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: illegal drugs, boat, river, swat team, crimes, fight, crew, murder, ship, soldier, resistance, chinese ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Villain (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After 10 years, Eddie Franks is out of prison and trying to stay on the straight and narrow, but his drug-mule brother, Sean has other ideas. Rival gangster brothers demand Sean repay his debt to them, causing Eddie to get tangled in the crossfire, ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, disturbing, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, life is a bitch, family, rivalry, family relations, society, escapades, debt, violence, murder, police, dismemberment ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london
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56%
The Standoff at Sparrow Creek (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After a mass shooting at a police funeral, reclusive ex-cop Gannon finds himself unwittingly forced out of retirement when he realizes that the killer belongs to the same militia he joined after quitting the force. Understanding that the shooting ...
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: interrogation, ex-cop, murder, uncover truth, crimes, radio, warehouse, militia, police, police funeral, danger, shooting ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Bad Day for the Cut (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A middle-aged Irish farmer, who still lives at home with his mother, sets off on a mission of revenge when the old lady is murdered.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological
Plot: revenge, murder, farmer, vengeance, death of mother, crimes, fighting crime, gunfight, track down, chase, dark past, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Shattered Soul (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 137 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, captivating, twists and turns ...
Plot: serial killer, mystery, crimes, police detective, murder, investigation, uncover truth, losing-it hero, memory lapse, suspicion, women's issues, mentally unstable ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: tense, suspense, captivating, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, murder mystery, police detective, escapades, evidence, witnessing a crime, nypd, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, 19th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Like Father Like Son (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Life for Dee Stanton is improving at every turn. Her legal career is blossoming and her boyfriend Dominic unexpectedly proposes to her. Things were very different 11 years ago when her husband Paul was jailed for the brutal murders of four girls and ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, convict, single mother, murder investigation, murder, prison, teenage son, uncover truth, mystery, family relations, teenage life, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Rustom (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Rustom Pavri, an honourable officer of the Indian Navy shoots his friend Vikram to death after discovering that his wife Cynthia had an affair with the rich businessman. The Commander surrenders himself to the Police immediately and admits to have ...
Style: suspense, tense, rough, exciting, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: naval officer, murder, love, escapades, crimes, youth, rivalry, death, friendship, extramarital affair, affair, courtroom ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Closed Circuit (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A terrorist attack in London results in the capture of suspect Farroukh Erdogan (Denis Moschitto). The attorney general appoints Claudia Simmons-Howe (Rebecca Hall) as special advocate on Erdogan's legal team. On the eve of the trial, ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, political, suspense, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, legal action, lawyer, murder, conspiracy, politics, lawyers and clients, dishonesty, state affairs, legal investigation, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Fifty Dead Men Walking (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Based on Martin McGartland's real life story as a informant for the British Police to spy on the IRA. Taking place from 1987-1991, Martin (Jim Sturgess) works his way up the ranks of the IRA, while keeping his informant with the police Fergis ...
Style: factual, brutal, captivating, stylized, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ira, irish republican army, crimes, crime gone awry, brutality, snitch, secret agents, state affairs, undercover, gangsters, irish, weapons ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: ireland, canada, middle east, england, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Backyard (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: An astonishing fictional account of the unending series of murders of young women in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, which began in 1996. Most of the victims are low-paid laborers who have been drawn to the town by the possibility of work at American-owned ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, murder, fighting crime, police investigation, incompetent police, law enforcement, dishonesty, injustice, woman in danger, police corruption, society ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 ⇓
42%
 3.8
 745
Furnace (2007)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A ghost story taking place at a maximum security prison. A detective (Michael Paré ) is called to investigate a string of unexplained deaths as the prisoners fear for their lives.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: ghost, murder, prison, supernatural, confined, crimes, rivalry, investigation, police detective, mystery, violence, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Fissure (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Still reeling from a personal tragedy, Detective Paul Grunning is sent on a routine call to a local professor's home. When things turn deadly, he must navigate a fractured reality to solve the mystery before it's too late.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: police detective, murder, mind game, police investigation, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, rivalry, riddles and clues, who done it, protagonist as suspect, amateur detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Thirty-Nine Steps (1978)
Genre: Crime, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The year is 1914 and Richard Hannay, Mining Engineer who is visiting Britain for a short time before returning to South Africa, is shocked when one of his neighbours, Colonel Scudder, bursts into his rooms one night and tells him a story that ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, psychological, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, conspiracy, espionage, murder, manhunt, frame up, secret agents, uncover truth, crimes, state affairs, on the run, gunfight ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 90s, pre world war one
Place: big ben london, scotland, london, england, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Megachurch Murder (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After popular and charismatic megachurch leader Hamilton Spears commits suicide, his teenage daughter Hannah's life goes off the rails. The only thing keeping her together is her new boyfriend, Oliver. When she finds evidence pointing to a ...
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, clergy, uncover truth, amateur detective, dishonesty, youth, crimes, society, lifetime, teenager, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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 ⇓
38%
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The Riddle (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A journalist investigates a series of murders that follows the discovery of an unpublished novel by Charles Dickens in the cellar of an old Thames-side-pub.
Style: psychological, realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, serial murder, policewoman, journalism, crimes, riddles and clues, supernatural ability, law enforcement, amateur detective, investigation, serial killer, murder investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
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37%
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Red Lights (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A cross-country trip turns out to be a nightmare for a troubled couple.
Style: suspense, disturbing, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: family problems, crimes, couples, crumbling marriage, missing person, guilt, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, father daughter relationship, divorce, family relations, mental disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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36%
Jailbreak Pact (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 135 min.
Story: During the last years of Pinochet's military regime, a group of militants from the "Manuel Rodríguez Patriotic Front" plan a prison break of political prisoners, through a tunnel that will take them 18 months to dig.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: prison escape, escaped prisoner, convict, society, escape, prison, violence, peril, fugitives, fighting the system, crimes, escape attempt ...
Time: 90s
Place: chile
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Long Good Friday (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the late 1970s, Cockney crime boss Harold Shand, a gangster trying to become a legitimate property mogul, has big plans to get the American Mafia to bankroll his transformation of a derelict area of London into the possible venue for a future ...
Style: cynical, atmospheric, harsh, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, ira, crimes, crime boss, mafia, organized crime, car bomb, rivalry, bomb, brutality, violence, murder ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, ireland, europe, united kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Owls (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Two middle-aged, lesbian couples accidentally kill a younger lesbian and hide the body, without reporting it to the authorities. Their guilt and long-kept, dark secret comes back to haunt them, as an unexpected stranger shows up in their lives, ...
Style: neo noir, tense, serious, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: murder, vengeance, mysterious character, rivalry, crimes, gender, couples, couple relations, haunted by the past, lgbt, missing person, conspiracy ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, contemporary
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Godspeed (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Joseph McKelheer and Cory Knauf (The Hamiltons, The Violent Kind) star in this intense thriller set in the lingering light of the Alaskan midnight sun. Charlie Shepard, a modern day faith healer with a small flock of believers, is stunned when his ...
Style: tense, realistic, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, death in the family, haunted by the past, religions or cults, society, small town, life turned upside down, crimes, grief, investigation, wilderness, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Chronicles of Evil (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A detective accidentally kills a man and disposes of the body to protect his career. The next day he sees that someone has hanged the corpse from a crane for all to see. He takes charge of the murder investigation to protect himself and find out who ...
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, twists and turns, captivating
Plot: crimes, police investigation, murder, life turned upside down, police detective, hidden truth, law enforcement, rivalry, death, danger
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Crimes That Bind (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When her son is accused of raping and trying to murder his ex-wife, Alicia embarks on a journey that will change her life forever.
Style: clever, suspense, realistic, suspenseful, talky ...
Plot: court, husband wife relationship, mother, crimes, graphic violence, murder, hitman, criminal heroes, dark humor, prison, rape, sexual assault ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Tiger's Tail (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After a chance encounter, a Dubliner (Gleeson) is stalked by a murderous facsimile of himself.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, melancholic ...
Plot: murder, cons and scams, life is a bitch, working class, social decay, stalking, hidden identity, crimes, dishonesty, family relations, psychopath, brother brother relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ireland, dublin ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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One on One (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On May 9th, a female high school student was brutally murdered. There are 7 suspects and 7 shadows that terrorize them. Who are they and which one of them is you?
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: murder, crimes, vigilantism, vengeance, rivalry, terrorist group, investigation, suspect, group of friends, high school student, kidnapping, strong violent content ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%