Movies and TV shows like Dark Angel 2016

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Dark Angel (2016)
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Dark Angel (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 62 min.
Story: Drama about the real-life Victorian serial killer Mary Ann Cotton.
Plot: serial killer, british, marriage, adultery, femme fatale, manipulation, poison, true crime
Time: victorian england, 19th century

Most similar movies to Dark Angel

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films and TV series with plots about serial killer, murder, police investigation, murder investigation, crime, crimes and deadly mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Dark Angel: Rillington Place (2016), See No Evil: The Moors Murders (2006), M - A City Hunts a Murderer (2019), A Dinner of Herbs (2000), The Fall (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Rillington Place (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
Story: In 1950, Timothy Evans was hanged for the murder of his baby daughter Geraldine. The police also believed that he had killed his wife Beryl. But to his final moments Evans protested his innocence. Three years later, a gruesome discovery at 10 ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: murder, serial killer, true crime, accused of murder
Time: 1940s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
See No Evil: The Moors Murders (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, disturbing, realistic
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, psychopath, murder, deadly, crime, confined, life is a bitch, crimes, violence spree, mystery, mind game ...
Time: 60s, year 1964, year 1965, year 1963, year 1966 ...
Place: europe, england, northern england, manchester, manchester england
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
M - A City Hunts a Murderer (2019)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Austria, Germany
Story: Winter in Vienna. Children disappear. For now without a trace, then their bodies are found. A gift for the tabloid press. For the police a series of defeats. Politically a problem. And at the same time the long-awaited opportunity for the ambitious ...
Plot: serial killer, missing child, male nudity, german, based on movie, serial murder
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
This Is Personal: The Hunt for the Yorkshire Ripper (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
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: based on true events
Plot: serial killer, police, murder investigation, mass murder, true crime, rape, murder
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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A Dinner of Herbs (2000)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 286 min.
Story: Filmed on location in the North of England, A Dinner of Herbs is a film based on Catherine Cookson's novel about hardship, betrayal and family life in a 19th century working class town. Roddy and Hal have been friends since childhood, but their ...
Plot: orphan, mining, murder
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian era, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 8.2
 63K
The Fall (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When the Police Service of Northern Ireland are unable to close a case after 28 days, Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson of the Metropolitan Police Service is called in to review the case. Under her new leadership, the local detectives must ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, female detective, police investigation, forensics, law enforcement, victim, crimes, policewoman, coworker, evidence, psychological thriller ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: ireland, europe, northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 8.0
 175
In the Red (1998)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
Story: A series of killings of bank managers has London in a turmoil, all the way up to Parliament. And the killer regularly calls about his handiwork, but only to a street-wise, and usually rather tipsy, radio reporter, about to be sacked for his habitual ...
Plot: murder, police detective, reporter, bank manager, serial killer, police, sex, money, radio, sergeant, dominatrix, british humour
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Thorne: Sleepyhead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Thorne Sleepyhead: follows DI Tom Thornes investigation into a mysterious serial killer. His first three victims ended up dead. His fourth was not so fortunate. Alison Willetts is unlucky to be alive. She has survived a stroke, deliberately induced ...
Style: gloomy, realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, police investigation, crimes, crime, deadly, law enforcement, hunt down, murder, murder investigation, british
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 7.5
 7K
The Mantis (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Jeanne Deber, known as "La Mante", the famous serial murderer who terrorized France more than 20 years ago, is forced by the police to come out of isolation to track down her copycat. She agrees to collaborate on one condition: to have ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: serial killer, haunted by the past, murder investigation, strong female character, sociopath, mind game, investigator, investigation, race against time, terror, villain, human monster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Manhunt: Search for the Night Stalker (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Based on the true story of Richard "The Night Stalker" Ramirez who terrorized California in 1985 and the two Los Angeles police detectives who try to track him down.
Plot: true crime, serial killer, police, psycho killer, stalker, homicide detective, woman shot, satanist, breaking and entering, police protagonist, murder, police sergeant ...
Time: year 1985
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
From Darkness (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of Claire Church, a former police officer who moves away to the remote Western Isles in an attempt to escape the past and violence that still haunts her. Soon, Claire is pulled back into an investigation she thought she long left behind, ...
Plot: murder investigation, serial killer, british, policewoman, police investigation, police officer, countryside, british police, murder
Time: 2010s
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 2K
The Widower (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Over a thirteen year period, a seemingly mild‐mannered male nurse, Malcolm Webster, set about poisoning and murdering his first wife, attempting to do the same to his second wife and moving on to a further scheme to deceive his third fiancée.
Style: tense, realistic, serious
Plot: cons and scams, crimes, danger, woman in danger, deadly, dishonesty, serial killer, crime, unlikely criminals, honeymoon, murder, insurance ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Chasing Shadows (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Chasing Shadows' follows a team of special operatives who are tracking down serial killers.
Style: realistic, tense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, crimes, crime, deadly, law enforcement, partners, missing person
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
 3K
Wicked City (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: “Wicked City” follows a unique case set in a noteworthy era of L.A. history, starting with a murder case from 1982 centered on the rock ’n’ roll, cocaine-infused revelry of the Sunset Strip. Alliances are formed to solve a serial murder case.
Plot: serial killer, police, murder, hollywood, killer, lapd, murder investigation, police detective
Time: year 1982
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Black Widow Murders: The Blanche Taylor Moore Story (1993)
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Elizabeth Montgomery plays serial killer, churchgoer, and grandmother Blanch Taylor Moore in this, one of her last films before her untimely passing. Childhood memories of her womanizing and abusive father fill Moore with a hidden rage towards all ...
Plot: serial killer, trial, marriage, investigation, poison, priest, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.1
 5K
Liar (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A teacher and a surgeon are rocked by scandalous accusations after they enjoy a seemingly innocent date.
Plot: psychological thriller, british police, questioned by police, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, liar, surgeon, police investigation, single parent, female teacher, accusation
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 8.5
 130K
Mindhunter (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An agent in the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit develops profiling techniques as he pursues notorious serial killers and rapists.
Style: psycho film, idiotic, bleak
Plot: serial killer, psychology, police investigation, psychopath, killings, fbi, fbi agent, criminal psychologist, rapist, island, acid, exam ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Above Suspicion (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Above Suspicion is a British TV series based on Lynda La Plante's novels Above Suspicion, The Red Dahlia, Deadly Intent and Silent Scream. It stars Kelly Reilly and Ciarán Hinds, and features the career of La Plante's latest heroine DC ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, porno movie
Plot: murder, police investigation, serial killer, police detective, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, danger, dirty cop, detective inspector, police procedural, rookie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 7.1
 94
Signs (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Story: Antonio Cruz is a good country doctor who hides a secret that has filled him with resentment and anger. One day he snaps and decides to kill a neighbor for each sign of the zodiac. His sister Laura, a police officer, and her ex-husband Paul, the ...
Plot: serial killer, zodiac, violence, revenge, ex husband ex wife relationship, brother sister relationship, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Great Expectations (1981)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mini-series based on the novel by Charles Dickens.
Plot: rags to riches, orphan, benefactor
Time: victorian england, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.4
 4K
Midnight Sun (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, France
Duration: 55 min.
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 ...
Plot: serial killer, murder investigation, murder, conspiracy, shaman, small town, female protagonist, symbol, homicide detective, police investigation
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Above Suspicion 2: The Red Dahlia (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
Story: D.C.I. Langton takes charge when the body of would-be model Louise Pennell is found,sliced in half and with her mouth mutilated into a smile. D.C. Anna Travis discovers that newspaper journalist Richard Reynolds had received anonymous typed letters ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious
Plot: crime, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, murder, serial killer, police detective, police investigation, danger, media circus, morgue, forensics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.6
 2K
Dickensian (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dickensian intertwines the realm of fictional characters in Charles Dickens’ novels—including Scrooge, Fagin and Miss Havisham—in half-hour episodes, as their lives intertwine in 19th century London. The Old Curiosity Shop sits next door to ...
Plot: murder, period piece
Time: victorian england, victorian era, 19th century, 1840s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Cater Street Hangman (1998)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With the help of a feisty aristocratic woman, a working-class Scotland Yard inspector hunts for a serial killer of young women in Victorian London.
Plot: serial killer, adultery, murder, parent child relationship, sibling relationship, loss of sister, pregnancy, inspector, sister sister relationship, doctor, father daughter relationship, blood ...
Time: victorian england, 19th century, 1800s, victorian era
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Manhunt: Unabomber (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An in-depth look at how an FBI profiler helped track down the terrorist Ted Kaczynski, the Unabomber.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic
Plot: terrorism, serial killer, mathematics, neo noir, federal bureau of investigation, psychoanalysis, fbi, danger, bomber, mountain cabin, bomb, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Detective Inspector Irene Huss: The Torso (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: On a beach in Gothenburg found parts of a dismembered man's body. The only thing that is going on, a tattoo on the torso. Irene Huss find a similar previous cases that will take her to Copenhagen, where she is forced to look for a friend's ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, surprise ending
Plot: murder, serial killer, victim, police investigation, crimes, crime, law enforcement, deadly, coroner, autopsy, drugged, prostitute ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, denmark, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.5
 80K
The Following (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Notorious serial killer Joe Carroll, after being found guilty of murdering 14 female students on the Virginia college campus where he taught literature, escapes from death row. The FBI calls former agent Ryan Hardy to consult on the case, as he was ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, captivating, exciting, serious
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, fbi, mind game, killings, police investigation, crimes, special agents, crime, cult, violence, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.1
 17K
Ripper Street (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 59 min.
Story: A drama set in the East End of London in 1889, during the aftermath of the "Ripper" murders. The action centres around the notorious H Division – the police precinct from hell – which is charged with keeping order in the chaotic ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, killings, investigator, crimes, danger, victim, fist fighting, urban, corpse, responsibility, multiple suspects ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 1880s
Place: england, europe, london, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Prime Suspect (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 207 min.
Story: A female police detective investigates a series of serial murders while dealing with sexist hostility from her male comrades.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, bleak, intense ...
Plot: murder, sexism, serial killer, police detective, policewoman, innocence, police procedural, police station, crime, police investigation, obsession, mystery ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 2K
Safe House (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Former police officer Robert and his wife Katy left city life behind them after Robert was injured, whilst trying to protect a witness in his care. The witness, Susan Reynolds was fatally shot. Robert has been struggling with the guilt he feels over ...
Plot: ex-cop, attempted kidnapping, black british, shot to death, boy, husband wife relationship, british, ex cop, countryside, bed and breakfast, interracial marriage, woman shot ...
Place: northern england, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%