Movies like Sirens and Screams

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Sirens and Screams (2015)
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Sirens and Screams (2015)
Original name: Sirene i krikovi
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Croatia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: This film is shot in a continuous 78-minute take. The story takes place in a city ravaged by crisis, poverty and crime. The people who remained belong mostly to the low class, and they're struggling to survive through various criminal activities. One of the last prosperous citizens was murdered, and we're following a large cast of characters in their quest to find his corpse. One of the characters has different plans, but he gets involved in the quest against his will.
Style: suspense
Plot: distopia, rich, death, poverty, crisis, night, murder, surrealism

Movie in categories

distopia movies
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rich movies
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death movies
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poverty movies
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crisis movies
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night movies
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murder movies
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Most similar movies to Sirens and Screams

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, tense and psychological films with plots about murder, death, investigation, danger, crimes, serial killer and police mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Sirens and Screams: Guilt & Sentence (2010), The Bricklayers (1976), House under a Starry Sky (1991), Pendulum (1969), Jack Reed: Death and Vengeance (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Guilt & Sentence (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The storyline is a thought-provoking drama of two lost and troubled individuals who are forever entwined after a traumatic event occurs. Janis, a twenty-year-old woman who is struggling with depression, takes the blame for Peter, who works as a ...
Style: suspense
Plot: conundrum, death, cigarette smoking, murder, surrealism, crime and punishment
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Bricklayers (1976)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When a worker is found murdered on the construction side, the investigation swiftly turns from things criminal to the political circumstances surrounding the building itself. Widespread corruption and neglect by the builder himself are seen to have ...
Plot: investigation, poverty, murder, death, janitor, corruption, police brutality
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
House under a Starry Sky (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Old scientist Bashkirtsev is very surprised to discover the possible contacts with other world...
Plot: jewish, death, murder, farce, tragic event, absurdism, surrealism, monster
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 336
Pendulum (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On the evening of his decoration for bringing a murderer to justice, Washington DC Police Captain Frank Matthews' wife, and her lover are murdered in bed. Jailed as the prime suspect, with the aforementioned murderer released on a technicality ...
Plot: death, murder, police captain, on the run, falsely accused, murderer, police officer, murder of wife, false accusation
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Jack Reed: Death and Vengeance (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jack Reed is investigating a mass murder that occurred in a cemetery in broad daylight. Most individuals at the cemetery and the victims are Russian immigrants and they either fear or don't trust the police, because they have complaining about ...
Style: suspense
Plot: investigation, mass murder, attorney, politician, political candidate, murder investigation, murder, death, russian immigrant
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.0
 252
The Sovereign (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: For two months a serial killer has been terrorizing the city of St. Petersburg. Every Wednesday a girl between 9 and 12 years old is the victim. The brutality of the maniac plunges city residents into horror. Parents are afraid of leaving their ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, investigation, obsession, murder, whodunit, death, maniac, child murder, suburbs
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 2.9
 239
Red Herring (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Las Vegas homicide detective investigating his best friend uncovers a professional assassin.
Style: neo noir
Plot: murder, death, best friend, homicide detective, investigation, assassin
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Night Stalker (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An account of serial killer Richard Ramírez and his rampage in California during the mid-1980s.
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, tense, slasher ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, rape, death, police, murderer, rapist, serial murder, brutality, violence, psychopath, killing spree ...
Time: year 1980
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Les Abysses (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A bourgeois family, who is harassed and humiliated, ruins their young maids without pay for several years.
Plot: love, corruption, surrealism, bourgeoisie, murder of mother, cruelty, kitchen, mother daughter relationship, hate, death, servant, incest ...
Time: 1930s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Las Poquianchis (1976)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the middle 70's in the mexican state of Guanajuato, authorities discover a clandestine burial ground, the corpses were from murdered prostitutes. the suspects are three sisters known as "Las Poquianchis" The sisters were very ...
Style: suspense
Plot: murder, killing spree, organized crime, prostitute, sister sister relationship, violence, torture, prostitution, investigation, brothel, rape, poverty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Dream Lock (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A middle aged man Rohan Roy is a Doctor, not happy in his married life embarks on an extra marital affair with his neighbor Jennifer. He soon realizes his mistake and tries to get rid of the girl, but she seems nowhere to compromise and gets ...
Plot: cigarette smoking, revenge, murder, jealousy, hypnosis, husband wife relationship, car, blood, dream, extramarital affair, death, flashback
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 2K
Midnighters (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Midnight, New Year’s Eve: when all the hopes of new beginnings come to life – except for Lindsey and Jeff Pittman, whose strained marriage faces the ultimate test after they cover up a terrible crime and find themselves entangled in a ...
Style: suspense, psychotronic, disturbing, bleak, gothic
Plot: backwoods, dysfunctional marriage, murder, new year's eve, car accident, husband wife relationship, moral dilemma, trap, trapped, accidental killing, death, cover-up ...
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Killing Angels (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: A group of elitists recruit a freelance agent in an attempt to bring down the worlds biggest human trafficking network.
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: sex trafficking, death, revenge, kidnapping, violence, murder, human trafficking, chase, vengeance, criminal underworld, crimes, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 12K
Shimmer Lake (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An inventive crime thriller told backwards -- reversing day by day through a week -- following a local sheriff's quest to unlock the mystery of three small town criminals and a bank heist gone wrong.
Style: suspense, tense, enigmatic, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, murder, bank robber, sheriff, lake, deadly, danger, mystery, netflix, male objectification, male nudity, clothed male naked male ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Lucifer Killings (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Story: The hunt for one of the most prolific serial killer begins.
Style: gothic, suspense, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, murder, death, fear, manhunt, true crime, bodies, thrill ride, hunting, blood, gore, darkness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Awakening the Zodiac (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story follows a down-on-their-luck couple who discovers a serial killer's film reels. They decide to take the law into their own hands, risking everything for the chance at a $100,000 reward. It isn't long until they find themselves in ...
Style: captivating, psychological, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, death, police, danger, police investigation, life is a bitch, obsession, reward
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Forbidden Secrets (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: While going through a difficult divorce from her domineering, businessman husband, Alexandra moves back into her old childhood home, where she's forced to re-examine the circumstances surrounding the murder of her aunt by her insane mother ...
Style: atmospheric, suspense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: drowning, murder, insanity, haunted by the past, dark secret, childhood trauma, investigation, mental institution, troubled past, mystery, family secret, hypnosis ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Cabinet of Dr. Ramirez (1991)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Featuring music instead of any dialogue and set in a near Kafkaesque future, this loose remake of The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari follows a bureaucrat whom mysterious Dr. Ramirez and his hideous sidekick want as their latest victim.
Plot: no dialogue, sidekick, sanitarium, murder, death, crime scene, city, dead rat, telephone, homelessness, doctor, distopia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 32K
Talvar (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A hardened cop deals with three conflicting perspectives involving a brutal double murder. The case is complicated as the prime suspects are the parents who supposedly killed their teenage daughter.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, captivating, tense, psychological
Plot: investigation, murder, police detective, crimes, suspect, domestic servant, police, danger, planting evidence, crime scene, murder investigation, female director
Time: year 2008
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Death will return (1961)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Adapted from Nikos Foskolos’ theatrical play. On a terribly stormy night, in a secluded hotel, the owner, Brigadier Norton, is murdered. Prime suspects: his daughter Elena, his second wife Liza, Liza’s niece and her fiancé, Norton’s ...
Style: neo noir, suspense
Plot: morphine, murder, mansion, neo-noir, mirror, gun, piano, death, athenian, murderer, greek, truth ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: cyprus, hellas, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Mord in Eberswalde (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Heinz Gödicke (Ronals Zehrfeld) is the chief commissioner of the People's Police in the small town of Eberswalde in Brandenburg. Gödicke is called when two bestial murdered children are found in the forest. The investigator tries to get ...
Plot: murder, police, knife, female nudity, ripping clothes, sex game, cheating wife, unfaithful husband, investigation, beating, child murderess, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: year 1969
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Miracle of the Sargasso Sea (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece, Germany, Netherlands, Sweden
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Elizabeth, a sexually yielding policewoman is miserable in the narrow-minded town she is living, while Rita, a lonely eel-hatchery worker, is trying to escape from the sticky situations of her life.
Style: suspense, contemplative, tense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: resurrection, death, police, feminist, policewoman, hanging, teenager, small town, violence, murder, surrealism, suicide ...
Time: 21st century, year 2006
Place: greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Down by the Riverside (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An intertwining story of murder and mystery across two decades. In the early twentieth century, several pregnant girls meet in a country house, where they have been sent to give birth and have their children adopted. The girls are never seen by ...
Style: neo noir, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, tense ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, spy, death, chase, female director, driver, catholic, massacre, blood spatter, suffocation, forest ...
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
 622
A Is For Acid (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: John George Haigh, the notorious "acid bath murderer" in 1940s England, becomes the subject of this dramatisation
Style: psychological, suspense, disturbing, based on true events
Plot: acid, serial killer, murder mystery, murder, deception, religious fanaticism, serial murder, killer, debt, murderer, cheating, car ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.9
 3K
I'm a Killer (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Inspired by true events from the 1970s, the story revolves around a young detective who becomes the head of a police unit focused on catching a rampant serial killer of women, nicknamed 'The Silesian Vampire'.
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: suspect, serial killer, murder, investigation, husband wife relationship, trial, false accusation, police, court, murder suspect, lie, prison ...
Time: 70s
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The White Orchid (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Shy and reserved, Claire Decker, 30ish, is a part-time investigator for Social Services. Typically, she solves cases where senior citizens have died alone, leaving no indication of who must handle their estate. This time however, Claire is ...
Style: neo noir, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Plot: investigation, murder, femme fatale, disguise, female protagonist, crimes, danger, police, death, brutality, chase, nipples visible through clothing ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Sin by Murder (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the night of their tenth anniversary, corporate lawyer Michael Barnes' wife is brutally murdered. Labelled the prime suspect by Detectives Jack Burns and Amy Cobb, Barnes must try to clear his name before it's too late... Along the way, ...
Plot: lawyer, necklace, murder, bare breasts, tattoo, telephone call, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
I Recorded a Murder! (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A filmmaker who is trying to finish his short film records a murder by accident that everyone believes was a suicide. He and the witness of the crime will seek the truth but the murderer is on to their plan and is one step ahead of them.
Style: suspense, macabre, dark, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: student, murder, filmmaker, record, police officer, murder investigation, investigation, running, stalker, teacher, room, hallway ...
Place: chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, serial killer, police detective, murder mystery, escapades, danger, evidence, witnessing a crime, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, 19th century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.1
 24K
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, exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, rough ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: naval officer, murder, love, danger, youth, rivalry, crimes, escapades, death, friendship, cuckold, shot to death ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%