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Crime and Punishment (2002)
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Crime and Punishment (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 200 min.
Story: John Simm stars in this adaptation of Dostoyevsky's tragic masterpiece - a profound drama of redemption and a thrilling detective story of the soul.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, captivating, disturbing, psychotronic
Plot: murder, murderer, criminal, crime and punishment
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: st. petersburg russia, russia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, disturbing, suspense and tense films with plots about murder, murderer, criminal, crimes, investigation, murder investigation and mystery mostly in Drama, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Crime and Punishment: The Chippendales Murder (2000), Cruel Winter Blues (2006), The Ruby in the Smoke (2006), The Katsuragi Murder Case (2016), Calm with Horses (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Chippendales Murder (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The true story of Steve Banjerlee who started a sleazy male strip club for women. Several years later he meets Nick De Noia, a choreographer whom he goes into partnership with to turn his nightclub into a successful high-class business that ...
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing, tense
Plot: male stripper, murder, nightclub owner, assassination plot, murderer, dance club, exotic dancer, conspiracy, criminal, dancer, strip club, beefcake
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95%
Cruel Winter Blues (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A gangster’s quest for revenge is sidetracked by an encounter with his target’s mother in this deeply-felt hybrid of a crime thriller and a family drama.
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: moral dilemma, gangsters, problem, relationships, con artists, revenge, chance meeting, mother son relationship, murder, murderer, criminal, crimes
Place: south korea
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94%
The Ruby in the Smoke (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Victorian England, Sally Lockhart receives an anonymous note sending her on a mysterious quest. Her father has recently died and feeling suffocated living with her elderly aunt moves in with newfound friends, a photographer and his sister. She is ...
Style: suspense, captivating, enigmatic, tense, disturbing
Plot: victorian england, amateur sleuth, murder investigation, haunted by the past, mysterious death, death, father, murder mystery, uncover truth, crime solving, forensics, investigation ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, edwardian era
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93%
The Katsuragi Murder Case (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Katsuragi Household that runs a small store may appear serene. But as the younger son Minoru commits a murder on the street, the family is exposed to the public. Is there anybody that is behind this murder case?
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, psychological, tense
Plot: depression, murderer, dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, family, murder, father son relationship, husband wife relationship, family relations, family problems, japanese woman, family business ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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Calm with Horses (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In darkest rural Ireland, ex-boxer Douglas 'Arm' Armstrong has become the feared enforcer for the drug-dealing Devers family, whilst also trying to be a good father to his autistic five-year-old son, Jack. Torn between these two families, ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: drug dealing, drug dealer, crimes, murder, organized crime, murderer, family problems, mafioso, mafia, criminal, war, corruption ...
Place: ireland
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Jana Gana Mana (2022)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Ramanagara wakes up to a series of events that shocks the entire Nation. In this crisis, two individuals with two different perspectives on law and justice intervene to define the truth.
Style: captivating, suspense, disturbing, psychological, tense ...
Plot: investigation, protest, courtroom, justice, professor, criminal, college student, murder, intrigue, murder investigation, uncover truth, fight ...
Place: india
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86%
Furthest Witness (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Kyle Braddock has spent the last decade moving witnesses over the border to Mexico and has always avoided confrontation or suspicion until now. Not only has he been framed for kidnapping but there's a malevolent and unrelenting figure on his ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: gunfight, killer, witness, murder, car chase, problem, runaway, criminal, in love, crimes, murderer, fall in love ...
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Agatha and the Midnight Murders (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: As bombs fall on London, writer Agatha Christie decides it is time to kill off her most famous creation.
Style: suspense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: assassination plot, whodunit, world war two, murder mystery, mystery, criminal, female writer, crimes, murder, murder investigation, murderer, forensics ...
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Great Expectations (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 168 min.
Story: A young boy called Pip stumbles upon a hunted criminal who threatens him and demands food. A few years later, Pip finds that he has a benefactor. Imagining that Miss Havisham, a rich lady whose adopted daughter Estella he loves, is the benefactor, ...
Style: serious, emotional, sincere, captivating, realistic
Audience: girls' night
Plot: couple relations, social differences, romance, society, rise to the top, charles dickens, hopes, power relations, generosity, rags to riches, orphan, coming of age ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Unlikely Murderer (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 228 min.
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Story: After the assassination of prime minister Olof Palme in 1986, Stig Engström managed to elude justice right up to his death through a combination of audacity, luck, and a perplexed police force.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: murder, criminal, police, murderer, assassination, true crime, murder investigation, crime investigation, murder mystery, cover up, justice, investigation ...
Time: year 1986, 80s
Place: stockholm sweden
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83%
Happy Face Killer (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Serial killer Keith Jesperson murders at least eight women over a five-year span and taunts authorities with disturbing letters and scribbled confessions signed with a happy face.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, disturbing
Plot: serial killer, murder, lifetime, taunting, murderer, serial murder, homicidal maniac, police investigation, criminal, investigation, murder investigation, killing spree ...
Place: oregon
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82%
The Catcher in the Rye (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: This film consists of 75 minutes and 6 seconds of blue screen.
Style: avant garde, psychological, captivating, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: avant-garde, abstract art, surrealism, absurdism
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
My Husband My Killer (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on the true story of an Australian woman that was murdered in bed next to her husband.
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: murder mystery, crime investigation, murder investigation, investigation, mystery, police detective, forensics, gang, bandit, murder, detective inspector, sleuth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Turning Point (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A slacker who does his best to avoid confrontation strikes up an unlikely friendship with a dangerous thug who suddenly forces his way into his life.
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, tense
Plot: swashbuckler, lifestyle change, changing lives, unlikely friendships, lifestyle, social problems, criminal, bandit, escapades, criminal gang, character change
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79%
 5.1
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Dark Blood (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A father is imprisoned after committing a brutal revenge crime. During his confinement he must adapt to a new life of abuse, including injury and humiliation by guards and other prisoners.
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, psychological, tense ...
Plot: revenge, violent, male protagonist, prisoner, jail, violence, bandit, confined, murderer, male nudity
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79%
Blood Done Sign My Name (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A drama based on the true story in which a black Vietnam-era veteran is allegedly murdered by a local white businessman who is later exonerated. The plot focuses on the role of a local high school teacher and the civil unrest that followed the ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, serious, realistic, thought provoking ...
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Place: north carolina, usa
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78%
 4.2
 396
Stray Bullets (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In upstate New York, two teenage boys are tasked with cleaning out their father's old mobile home on an abandoned property, but the boys are in for a surprise when they discover three crooks on the run have taken refuge in the trailer.
Style: captivating, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Payne & Redemption (2022)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of "Payne & Redemption" surrounds the psychological trauma endured by the film's main character, a weathered New York Detective, and his journey to seek redemption, after having to deal with a long line of traumatic ...
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76%
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The Moonstone (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Greg Wise (Sense and Sensibility) and Keeley Hawes (Karaoke) star in this sumptuous adaptation of Wilkie Collins' classic mystery, the first detective novel ever written. The Moonstone, a sacred Hindu diamond was stolen from the head of the ...
Plot: victorian england, curse, robbery, piano, theft, diamond, cousin cousin relationship, juggler, drums, british raj, phoenix, costume ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1840s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Dark Nest (2011)
Genre: Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Style: captivating, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, psychological
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⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.5
 654
Innocent (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bill Pullman (Independence Day, Torchwood) stars as Rusty Sabich, a judge charged with the murder of his wife, a situation that comes 20 years after he was cleared in the death of his mistress. During this latest trial, a secret affair from ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: lawyer, legal, murder, mystery, crimes, courtroom drama, dishonesty, legal investigation, father son relationship, uncover truth, couple relations, affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The State Counsellor (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Russia
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Third film based on Boris Akunin's "Priklucheniya Erasta Petrovicha Fandorina" series of novels. On a train from St. Petersburg to Moscow general Khrapov was killed and no one else but Erast Petrovich is under suspicion because the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: investigation, russian empire, whodunit, terrorism, military, murder, murder investigation, crime investigation, crime solving, murder mystery, intrigue, political conspiracy ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: st. petersburg russia, russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Driftless Area (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Pierre Hunter, a bartender with unyielding optimism, returns to his tiny hometown after his parents' death. When he falls for the enigmatic Stella, Pierre is unknowingly pulled into a cat-and-mouse game that involves a duffel bag full of cash, ...
Style: disturbing, tense, enigmatic, captivating, suspense ...
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74%
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Gosnell: The Trial of America's Biggest Serial Killer (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: psychological, tense, suspense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, doctors, court, crimes, abortion clinic, crime investigation, criminal, fake doctor, investigation, murder, law and order, medical malpractice ...
Time: 21st century
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73%
The Demons of St. Petersburg (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: St. Petersburg, 1860. A member of the imperial family is assassinated. A few days later, the writer Fëdor Michajlovic Dostoevskij meets with Gusiev, a young man committed to a psychiatric hospital. Gusiev confesses that he took part in the ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspense, psychological
Plot: writers, writer's life, historical figure, terrorist plot, revolutionary, murderer, historical character, murder investigation, terrorist, murder, private investigation, russian ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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The Guardian (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Georgia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After 16 years of imprisonment, 40-years-old Gogliko is released from jail. He doesn't exactly know what he did that deserved 16 years of jail time. A free man, a changed country awaits him. His personal life has drastically altered. His ...
Style: psychological, captivating, thought provoking, disturbing, suspense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Crime and Punishment (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An adaptation of Dostoyevsky's novel, updated to present-day Helsinki. Slaughterhouse worker Rahikainen murders a man, and is forced to live with the consequences of his actions...
Style: serious, realistic, neo noir, bleak, suspenseful
Plot: crime and punishment, murder, law enforcement, crimes, life is a bitch, down on your luck, guilt, morality, loneliness, guilty conscience, police, friend ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, finland, helsinki finland
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72%
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Monster (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The story of Steve Harmon, a 17-year-old honor student whose world comes crashing down around him when he is charged with felony murder.
Style: captivating
Plot: imprisonment, teenager, murder, social injustice, fight for justice, fighting the system, social issues, life is a bitch, social problems, injustice, showdown, society ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Wild Indian (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Decades after covering up his classmate’s murder, Michael has moved on from his reservation and fractured past. When a man who shares his violent secret seeks vengeance, Michael goes to great lengths to protect his new life with his wife and boss ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: native american, murder, confronting the past, revenge, murder mystery, hidden corpse, mystery, secret, dark past, indians, murderer, hidden truth ...
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72%
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Yardie (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jamaica, 1973. When a young boy witnesses his brother’s assassination, a powerful Don gives him a home. But 10 years later, when he’s sent to London, his past catches up to him.
Style: realistic, tense, captivating, suspense, inspirational
Plot: organized crime, rastafarian, murder, father daughter relationship, car chase, crimes, family relations, couples, romance, strangled to death, brutality, murderer ...
Time: 80s, 70s, 20th century, year 1983, year 1973
Place: england, united kingdom, london, east end london, jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%