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Prime Suspect 1973 (2017)
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Prime Suspect 1973 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Prime Suspect 1973 tells the story of 22-year-old Jane Tennison's first days in the police force, in which she endured flagrant sexism before being thrown in at the deep end with a murder enquiry.
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: policewoman, police, murder, sexism, bank robbery, blonde, female police officer, female objectification, uniform, black pantyhose, choked to death
Time: 70s
Place: london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, tense and disturbing films and TV series with plots about murder, police, crimes, investigation, policewoman, police investigation and murder investigation mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Prime Suspect 1973: Darkness: Those Who Kill (2019), Bloodlands (2021), Perfume (2018), Jai Gangaajal (2016), Black Work (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Darkness: Those Who Kill (2019)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Investigator Jan and profiler Louise constantly move around in the thrilling periphery of a murderer's view as they link a series of killings.
Style: suspense, bleak, suspenseful, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: profiler, serial killer, twists & turns, police, murder, violence, abduction, investigation, danger, realism, mystery, mentally unstable ...
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Bloodlands (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 222 min.
TV show
Story: Northern Irish police officer DCI Tom Brannick connects a suicide note with an infamous cold case with enormous personal significance.
Style: tense, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: police, murder investigation, deadly, police investigation, policewoman, police detective, terrorist, female terrorist, uncover truth, who done it, law enforcement, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: northern ireland, europe
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This Is Personal: The Hunt for the Yorkshire Ripper (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: This is a dramatisation of the real-life investigation into the notorious Yorkshire Ripper murders of the late 1970s, showing the effect that it had on the health and career of Assistant Chief Constable George Oldfield who led the enquiry.
Style: realistic, exciting, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: police, serial killer, murder investigation, true crime, mass murder, murder, rape
Time: 70s
Place: yorkshire
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Perfume (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: While in boarding school, a group of six become friends through their intense passion for scent. When one is brutally murdered years later, disturbing secrets about the group are revealed when the police investigates each as a suspect.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, bloody, bleak, exciting
Plot: murder, boarding school, odor, friendship, crimes, crime, police, investigation, cheating girlfriend, sex scene, unfaithful husband, naked dead body ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Jai Gangaajal (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: The film features SP Abha Mathur who is appointed the first female SP of Bankipur district, Bihar. She then goes against the Local MLA of Bankipur and henchmen of Lakhisarai district.
Style: suspense, captivating, contemplative, exciting
Plot: policewoman, gang, police officer, female protagonist, police, organized crime, sexism, hand to hand combat, fistfight, tough girl, murder, corrupt cop ...
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Black Work (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: 'Black Work' is the story of Jo Gillespie, a woman who's husband is shot dead in the line of action, in his job as a undercover cop. Jo, a police officer herself soon has to confront issues in her marriage and family life in order to ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: uncover truth, investigation, undercover, law enforcement, crime, crimes, murder, life is a bitch, policewoman, female police officer, husband wife relationship, police officer killed ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Prime Suspect (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 207 min.
TV show
Story: A female police detective investigates a series of serial murders while dealing with sexist hostility from her male comrades.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: sexism, policewoman, serial killer, murder, police investigation, police detective, police station, female detective, crimes, mystery, obsession, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london
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Paranoid (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The murder of a female GP in a rural playground in front of numerous witnesses draws a group of detectives into an ever-darkening mystery that takes them across Europe, aided by mysterious notes sent by the "Ghost Detective".
Style: suspenseful, psychological, suspense, contemplative, exciting
Plot: police, murder investigation, conspiracy, police detective, german, obsessive compulsive disorder, police investigation, murder, schizophrenia, partner, playground, kiss ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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London Kills (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: With a documentary style delivery, this drama tells the story of a team of top murder detectives with each episode featuring a different murder while also following a serialized story involving the lead detective’s missing wife.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, exciting
Plot: murder, murder investigation, disappearance, police, crimes, homicide detective, murder mystery, assistant, death, suicide, assault, society ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The Mire (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The town is shocked with a brutal double murder. The "Courier" hands the case to an experienced journalist - Witold Wanycz. At the same time, he learns about the mysterious suicide of two teenagers. Together with Piotr, a young journalist, ...
Style: suspense, thought provoking, suspenseful, psychological, dark ...
Plot: murder, life is a bitch, violence, police, organized crime, small town, brutality, hopes, crimes, dishonesty, society, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Des (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The story of one of the most infamous cases in UK criminal history, that of serial killer Dennis Nilsen. Told through the prism of three men, the series explores the personal and professional consequences of coming into contact with a man like ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, contemplative
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Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: united kingdom, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 195 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison's investigation of the murder of a Bosnian refugee leads her to one, or possibly two, Serbian war criminals determined to silence the last witness to a massacre a decade before.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak, tense ...
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Time: contemporary
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Chicago P.D. (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A riveting police drama about the men and women of the Chicago Police Department's District 21 who put it all on the line to serve and protect their community. District 21 is made up of two distinctly different groups: the uniformed cops who ...
Style: exciting, realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, law enforcement, policewoman, crime investigation, crimes, police detective, arrest, sergeant, shooting, victim, partners, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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74%
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Bodyguard (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A troubled war veteran is assigned to protect a controversial politician who may be the target of a terror plot.
Style: exciting, suspense, political, disturbing, romantic
Plot: terrorism, bodyguard, family, terrorist, security, army, police, politician, veteran, politics, stalking, minister ...
Time: 2010s
Place: middle east, britain, england, london
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Dublin Murders (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Two detectives are dispatched to investigate the murder of a young girl on the outskirts of Dublin, but as the case of the missing children intensifies, both are forced to confront the darkness that lies in their past.
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Manhunt (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The true story of London Metropolitan police detective Colin Sutton's manhunt for serial killer Levi Bellfield.
Style: exciting, suspense, rough, disturbing, captivating ...
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Alef (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: Two detectives try to unravel the mystery of the murders that followed the discovery of a body in the Bosphorus.
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Arctic Circle (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland, Germany
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: During a routine search of an old cabin in the remote and wintery back country, Finnish policewoman, Nina Kautsalo, discovers two dead prostitutes, with a third still fighting for her life. The ensuing investigation takes a surprise twist when an ...
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Shots Fired (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A media storm sets off when an African-American cop kills a white teenager in a small North Carolina town.
Style: disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
See No Evil: The Moors Murders (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: The film is the first known dramatisation of one of the most notorious killing sprees in British history and was made to mark the fortieth anniversary of Hindley and Brady's trial. It was made with the full backing of the victims' ...
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
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Time: 60s, year 1964, year 1965, year 1963, 1960s ...
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Prime Suspect 7: The Final Act (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 182 min.
TV show
Story: Helen Mirren returns for the final time as Jane Tennison in the long-awaited Prime Suspect 7. Retirement looms for Detective Superintendent Tennison, but as her career draws to a close, the body of a missing schoolgirl is found, and the hunt for her ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak, detective series
Plot: policewoman, police investigation, mystery, crimes, law enforcement, haunted by the past, murder, career, suspicion, alcohol abuse, police officer, chief of police ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Prime Suspect (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Prime Suspect is an American police procedural television drama series that premiered on NBC on September 22, 2011. It stars Maria Bello as Detective Jane Timoney. The series is a "re-imagining" of the original British series Prime ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: policewoman, homicide detective, police detective, police investigation, investigator, crime, law enforcement, police station, sexism, murder, boss, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Beauty and the Dogs (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Tunisia, France, Sweden, Norway, Lebanon, Qatar, Switzerland
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mariam just wanted to enjoy the night, when a tragic event occurs. Despite the trauma, the pretty tunisian student is determined to go to the police. But what can be done when your persecutor is your only chance?
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: rape, police, party, police station, female protagonist, student, police brutality, policewoman, police violence, female director, police officer, belly dancing ...
Place: tunisia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Balthazar (2018)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Facing a series of complex murder cases, new police commander Hélène Bach must learn to work with the brilliant yet exasperating Raphaël, who can make the dead speak like no-one else.
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, disturbing, serious
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: police, murder, police detective, crimes, riddles and clues, investigation, mystery, murder investigation, danger, policewoman, crime scene, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 2020s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.6
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Blue Murder (2001)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Blue Murder is a Canadian crime drama television series, featuring stories that reflected the turbulence of urban life and the crimes that make headlines. The Blue Murder squad members were an elite group of big-city investigators out to solve some ...
Plot: murder investigation, police detective, police, murder, female detective, policewoman, female police officer, police officer
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Face to Face (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bjørn investigates the killing of his daughter. People around him believe she might have committed suicide, but he doesn't accept that. Both the stakes and the suspense rise relentlessly as Bjørn inches closer to the truth.
Style: suspense, disturbing, psychological, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, murder, death of daughter, police, obsession, vengeance, danger, life is a bitch, crimes, disorder, intrigue, police officer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Hidden (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: DI Cadi John and DC Owen Vaughan try to solve a case involving Mali Pryce, a young woman whose body was discovered in a stream in the woods.
Style: enigmatic, psychological, twists and turns, macabre, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, father daughter relationship, police, manipulations, investigation, crimes, mysterious death, small town, family secret, agent, murder mystery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.0
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C.I.D. (1997)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Style: captivating, twists and turns, suspense, visually appealing, contemplative
Plot: police detective, policewoman, police officer, crime investigation, police, police station, chase, crimes, female detective, police investigation, murder, witnessing a crime ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.7
 524
Ettor & Nollor (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: The FBI and Interpol are looking into a big case of credit card fraud and a local bum is brought in for interrogation. A complicated story from the dark side of Göteborg unfolds.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, contemplative, tense
Plot: hacker, brutality, corruption, suspect, criminal gang, murder, sex scene, police, cheating, interrogation, cybercrime, questioning ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%