Movies and TV shows like Black Spot

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Black Spot (2017)
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Black Spot (2017)
Original name: Zone Blanche
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: In the small bordertown of Villefranche, lost in the heart of a large forest, crime rate is six times higher than elsewhere in the area. Each new crime Major Laurène Weiss solves with the help of her unusual team makes her sink deeper and deeper into secrets of the area.
Style: atmospheric, dark, scenic, suspense, bleak
Plot: murder, small town, forest, investigation, police, supernatural, crime investigation, small town sheriff, village, missing child, isolation, mysterious event, nature, secret, police officer, danger, darkness, remote

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Most similar movies to Black Spot

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, captivating and bleak films and TV series with plots about murder, investigation, small town, police, danger, crimes and police investigation mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like Black Spot: Bordertown (2016), Dublin Murders (2019), Jordskott (2015), Trapped (2015), The Loch (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bordertown (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Finland, France
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Peculiar detective Kari Sorjonen escapes the hustle and bustle of big city to a small border town.
Style: gloomy, tense, captivating, enigmatic, suspense
Plot: border, small town, police detective, crime investigation, family relations, police, eccentricity, corruption, teenage girl, danger, crimes, friendship ...
Place: finland, russia
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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.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, murder, police detective, police investigation, hidden identity, psychological trauma, police, secret past, forest, corpse, dublin ireland, adaptation ...
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100%
 7.2
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Jordskott (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Finland, UK, Norway
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Inspector Eva Thörnblad returns to Silver Height seven years after her daughter Josefine disappeared by a lake in the woods. The body was never found and the girl was believed to have drowned. Now a boy has vanished without a trace and ...
Style: bleak, twists and turns, atmospheric, tense, serious ...
Plot: missing child, small town, uncover truth, police investigation, crimes, murder, danger, family problems, missing person, law enforcement, parents and children, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 16K
Trapped (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Iceland, Denmark, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Germany, France, UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: As a ferry carrying 300 passengers from Denmark pulls into an Icelandic town’s small port, heavy snow begins to fall. The ferry can’t leave until the storm passes and the main road into town is impassable. A mutilated and dismembered body washes ...
Style: scenic, atmospheric, bleak, enigmatic
Plot: murder investigation, neo noir, small town, winter, murder, police, ex wife, coastal town, danger, police officer, storm, crimes ...
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.9
 4K
The Loch (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The search for a serial killer becomes a matter of life and death for detective Annie Redford, who is trying to cope with her first murder case.
Style: scenic, captivating, enigmatic, colourful
Plot: murder investigation, murder, urban legend, serial killer, investigation, police, search, mystery, gossip, monster, nature, small town ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 8K
The Forest (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 313 min.
TV show
Story: In a small quiet village in the Ardennes, a sixteen-year-old girl disappears into the forest after calling her teacher in the middle of the night. Captain Gaspard Deker, a former soldier and newly arrived single father is conducting the ...
Style: suspenseful, twist ending, tense, suspense, twists and turns
Plot: forest, missing child, lost child, police, police investigation, twists & turns, secrets, partners, family relations, teenage life, family problems, deception ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
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The Chalet (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: A reunion of childhood friends at a remote chalet in the French Alps soon turns into a desperate struggle for survival as they get cut-off from rest of the world and a shocking dark secret from the past surfaces.
Style: enigmatic, tense, touching, suspense
Plot: murder, secret, isolation, friendship, betrayal, small town, childhood trauma, childhood friend, dark secret, death, injury, danger ...
Time: 21st century, year 1997
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.8
 176K
Twin Peaks (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The body of Laura Palmer is washed up on a beach near the small Washington state town of Twin Peaks. FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper is called in to investigate her strange demise only to uncover a web of mystery that ultimately leads him deep into ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, suspenseful, gloomy, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, investigation, small town life, murder, who done it, death, crime, rape, paranormal investigation, special agents, double life, nightmare ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1989
Place: washington state, washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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 ...
Style: suspense, captivating, enigmatic, scenic
Plot: crime investigation, virus, lapland, murder, policewoman, teamwork, police investigation, conspiracy, female protagonist, snow, research, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 52K
Wayward Pines (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Imagine the perfect American town... beautiful homes, manicured lawns, children playing safely in the streets. Now imagine never being able to leave. You have no communication with the outside world. You think you're going insane. You must be ...
Style: mind bending, tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Plot: small town, apocalypse, investigation, society, beast, small town life, danger, murder, confined, missing person, transformation, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Sea of Plastic (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Mar de plástico (Spanish: Sea of Plastic) is a Spanish crime drama television series produced by Boomerang TV for Atresmedia. It airs on Atresmedia's main channel Antena 3. The series focuses on the investigation of a murder in the fictional ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, enigmatic
Plot: murder, police, small village, village life, investigation, police detective, murder mystery, crimes, danger, death, uncover truth, village
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Kettering Incident (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 51 min.
TV show
Story: Anna Macy left Kettering when she was just 14, shortly after her best friend, Gillian Baxter mysteriously disappeared. The two girls had been playing in the forbidden forests outside Kettering when they saw strange lights in the sky. Eight hours ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, contemplative, captivating, exciting
Plot: police detective, family relations, female protagonist, parent child relationship, paranoia, police chase, teenage girl, mental patient, investigation, father daughter relationship, best friend, small town ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 5K
Midnight Sun (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, France
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Kahina Zadi, 32, a French police officer travels to Kiruna in Sweden to investigate the bestial murder of a French citizen. Together with Anders, a Swedish prosecutor of Sami origin, she begins an investigation. Soon new killings start to happen and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, twists and turns, suspense
Plot: murder investigation, serial killer, murder, conspiracy, homicide detective, symbol, frenchwoman, danger, crimes, small town, assassination plot, female protagonist ...
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 3K
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: twists and turns, enigmatic, psychological, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, father daughter relationship, police, manipulations, investigation, small town, mysterious death, agent, crimes, murder mystery, family secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
And Then There Were None (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: Ten strangers, drawn away from their normal lives to an isolated rock off the Devon coast. But as the mismatched group waits for the arrival of the hosts – the improbably named Mr and Mrs U.N. Owen – the weather sours and they find themselves ...
Style: psychological, suspense, twist ending, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder mystery, murder, island, mysterious death, isolation, retribution, suspicion, plot twist, death, survival, investigation, whodunit ...
Time: year 1939, 1930s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
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Black Tide (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Dany, the Arnault family’s teenage son has disappeared. The case is assigned to François Visconti, a world-weary and disillusioned detective whose wife has just left him. The policeman investigates to find the missing teenager while he is ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: father son relationship, police officer, alcoholic, forest, disappearance, mother daughter relationship, missing child, investigation, kidnapping, search, danger, suspicion ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 4K
Springfloden (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A late summer night in 1990 a young pregnant woman is brutally murdered by being buried in the sand, to slowly become submerged by the tide. 25 years later, the sadistic murder remains unsolved. Olivia Rönning receives the task of studying the case ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, suspense, bleak
Plot: cold case, murder, crime, homeless, female protagonist, murder of a pregnant woman, gay friend, murder investigation, mystery, crimes, internet, brutality ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 39K
Castle Rock (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the stories of Stephen King, the series intertwines characters and themes from the fictional town of Castle Rock.
Style: enigmatic, bleak, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: paranormal phenomena, investigation, danger, small town, death, murder, crimes, violence, lawyer, interracial adoption, supernatural power, blood ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.9
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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, tense, disturbing, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: death of daughter, investigation, murder, police, obsession, vengeance, danger, crimes, life is a bitch, disorder, intrigue, police officer ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Rebecka Martinsson (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Rebecka Martinsson from Kiruna has not really found herself despite her big successes at a law firm in Stockholm. When a friend from her childhood passes away, Rebecka returns to Kiruna where she's drawn into a thrilling hunt for a killer.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, psychological
Plot: female protagonist, small town, lawyer, police, homecoming, murder, manhunt, society, moral dilemma, crimes, strong female lead, prosecutor ...
Place: eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 35K
Haven (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: FBI agent Audrey Parker arrives in the small town of Haven, Maine to solve a murder and soon discovers the town's many secrets—which also hold the key to unlocking the mysteries of her lost past.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, small town, female protagonist, fbi, investigation, surprising revelation, danger, special agents, paranormal activity, small town life, paranormal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Secretos en el Jardín (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In the summer of 1981 a series of crimes hit the city of Viña del Mar in Chile. Fourteen murders and violations frighten all citizens. Inspector Ramiro Opazo, from the Police Department is the responsible to catch the criminals. But what he ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, serious, rough
Plot: mysterious woman, mystery killer, investigation, adultery, infidelity, police, danger, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, corruption, secret, husband wife relationship, psychopath ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.8
 62K
The Outsider (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When an insidious supernatural force edges its way into a seemingly straightforward investigation into the gruesome murder of a young boy, it leads a seasoned cop and an unorthodox investigator to question everything they believe in.
Style: scary, mysterious, exciting, sad
Plot: stephen king, supernatural, murder, police investigation, investigation, small town, private detective, mysticism, falsely accused, poltergeist, mysterious event, child murder ...
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 7.3
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The Ice House (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 172 min.
TV show
Story: The peaceful, secluded, country hideaway of three diverse, lonely, supposedly lesbian, women is suddenly shattered when their gardener discovers a partially decomposed corpse in the old Ice House on their grounds. The ensuing police investigation ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: missing person, murder, small town, investigation, crime investigation, corpse, haunted by the past, police, mystery, police investigation, amateur detective, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.5
 12K
Marianne (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Emma, a famous and successful French horror writer, is forced to return to her hometown after the women who haunted her dreams fifteen years ago begin to re-appear. The work she writes is apparently a work of fiction, but how much is fact?
Style: atmospheric, macabre, scenic, bleak
Plot: evil witch, fantasy becomes reality, childhood trauma, female protagonist, ocean, danger, curse, female writer, friendship, family, childhood flashback, demonic possession ...
Place: france
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100%
 8.1
 72K
Sharp Objects (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 421 min.
TV show
Story: Reporter Camille Preaker confronts the psychological demons from her past when she returns to her hometown to investigate the murders of two young girls.
Style: psychological, suspense, bleak, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder investigation, mother daughter relationship, hometown, journalist, self harm, small town, mystery, haunted by the past, murder, family relations, reporter, alcoholic ...
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 9K
Channel Zero (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Inspired by Brian Russell’s Creepypasta tale, Channel Zero: No-End House tells the story of a young woman named Margot Sleator, who visits the No End House, a bizarre house of horrors that consists of a series of increasingly disturbing rooms. ...
Style: suspense, enigmatic, bleak, anthology
Plot: supernatural, missing person, small town, monster, kidnapping, child in peril, television, death of brother, childhood, teeth, loss of son
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Without a Trace (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Without a Trace was an American police procedural television drama series that originally ran on CBS from September 26, 2002 to May 19, 2009. The series follows the ventures of a Missing Persons Unit of the FBI in New York City.
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, police detective, murder, crime investigation, kidnapping, fbi, partners, law enforcement, riddles and clues, police investigation, danger, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 4K
The Head (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Japan
TV show
Story: Ten scientists trapped in a mobile science laboratory at the South Pole realize that one among them is a killer.
Style: suspense, mysterious, scary, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: survival, fear, mystery, murder, investigation, search, mysterious event, climate change, isolation, research laboratory, catastrophe, rescue ...
Place: antarctica, south pole, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
American Gothic (1995)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: American Gothic is an American horror series created by Shaun Cassidy and executive produced by Sam Raimi. The show first aired on CBS on September 22, 1995, and was canceled after a single season on July 11, 1996.
Style: gothic, scary, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: small town, supernatural, black magic, dark fantasy, small town sheriff, family relations, blackmail, ghost, supernatural power, good versus evil, vampire, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s
Place: south carolina, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%