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Deadwind (2018)
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Deadwind (2018)
Original name: Karppi
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland, Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: When Sofia Karppi, a detective in her 30's who is trying to get over her husband's death, discovers the body of a young woman on a construction site, she triggers a chain of events that threatens to destroy her life again.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: homicide detective, female detective, murder, police dog, missing person, police, family relations, widow, childhood trauma, secret past, revenge, crimes, danger, vengeance, friendship, teenager, stalker, murder investigation, past, stalking, sauna, family business, religious sect, death of husband, stepmother stepdaughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: finland, helsinki finland

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, suspenseful and suspense films and TV series with plots about crimes, murder, police investigation, police, danger, murder investigation and police detective mostly in Drama, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like Deadwind: Bordertown (2016), Trapped (2015), The Valhalla Murders (2019), Pagan Peak (2018), Marcella (2016). 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, captivating, tense, suspense, enigmatic
Plot: border, crime investigation, small town, police detective, family relations, police, eccentricity, corruption, teenage girl, danger, crimes, society ...
Place: finland, russia
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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: neo noir, atmospheric, scenic, bleak, enigmatic
Plot: murder investigation, small town, winter, murder, police, ex wife, coastal town, danger, police officer, storm, crimes, neo-noir ...
Place: iceland
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100%
The Valhalla Murders (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Iceland
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: An Oslo detective with a painful past returns to his native Iceland to help a dedicated cop hunt a serial killer with a link to a mysterious photo.
Style: disturbing, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: child abuse, serial killer, police investigation, murder investigation, murder, investigation, police corruption, police, danger, partners against crime, law enforcement, police detective ...
Time: contemporary
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100%
 8.0
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Pagan Peak (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, Austria
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: When a gruesomely staged body is found, propped up on a mountain pass in the Alps close to the German-Austrian border, two detectives are sent to investigate. For German detective Ellie, this is the first real challenge of her career; her Austrian ...
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, rough
Plot: police investigation, danger, murder, crimes, violence, society, abduction, death, murderer, snow, brutality, ritual ...
Place: alps, germany, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.4
 28K
Marcella (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Marcella is shocked to the core of her being when her husband Jason leaves her unexpectedly, confessing he no longer loves her. Heartbroken, Marcella returns to the Met’s Murder Squad. Ten years ago Marcella gave up her fast-tracked police career ...
Style: neo noir, tense, captivating, enigmatic, psychological ...
Plot: female detective, female protagonist, murder, british police, serial killer, murder investigation, police, ex husband ex wife relationship, police investigation, husband wife conflict, homicide detective, danger ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: london
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100%
 7.5
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Midnight Sun (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, France
Duration: 440 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: serial killer, murder investigation, murder, conspiracy, homicide detective, frenchwoman, symbol, danger, crimes, small town, assassination plot, shaman ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Truth Will Out (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Police detective Peter Wendel leads a cold case group. Based on an original idea by Leif GW Persson, one of Sweden’s most recognized criminologists.
Style: tense, enigmatic, suspense, captivating
Plot: cold case, murder, wrongful conviction, corruption, father daughter relationship, mental illness, politician, ex husband ex wife relationship, police, childhood trauma, investigation, crimes ...
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
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100%
 8.4
 26K
The Killing (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Germany
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: The Killing is a Danish police procedural set in the Copenhagen main police department and revolves around Detective Inspector Sarah Lund and her team, with each season series following a different murder case day-by-day and a one-hour episode ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Plot: mystery, policewoman, police detective, politician, murder, rape, election, uncover truth, cold case, deadly, crimes, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe, afghanistan, eastern europe, sweden ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, enigmatic, captivating, scenic
Plot: crime investigation, lapland, virus, murder, policewoman, teamwork, conspiracy, female protagonist, police investigation, snow, research, police ...
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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In the criminal justice system, sexually-based offenses are considered especially heinous. In New York City, the dedicated detectives who investigate these vicious felonies are members of an elite squad known as the Special Victims Unit. These are ...
Style: tense, captivating, clever, rough, disturbing ...
Plot: police detective, sex crime, law and order, sexual abuse, lawyer, police, suspicion, danger, crimes, law enforcement, fighting crime, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 20th century, 2010s ...
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100%
 6.7
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Slasher (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, rough, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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100%
Hotel Swan Helsinki (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Finland
TV show
Story: A hotel manager of the brand-new Hotel Helsinki, is found dead one day before the opening festivities, leaving behind him a suicide note.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: police officer, police detective, police investigation, murder investigation, hotel, luxury hotel, hotel manager, death, murder, murder mystery, evidence, mystery ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: finland, helsinki finland
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27%
Arne Dahl: Europa blues (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 180 min.
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Story: A man is found dead, hung from a tree. Another body is found in Skansen's wolverine enclosure. Five girls attempt to flee from Sweden.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, psychological, serious ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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26%
 8.2
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The Killing (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
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Story: The Killing is an American crime drama television series based upon the Danish television series Forbrydelsen. Set in Seattle, Washington, the series follows the various murder investigations by homicide detectives Sarah Linden and Stephen Holder.
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100%
Sea of Plastic (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
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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
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25%
Thorne: Sleepyhead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
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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 ...
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24%
Chasing Shadows (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 45 min.
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Story: Chasing Shadows' follows a team of special operatives who are tracking down serial killers.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Rizzoli & Isles (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Perhaps their strikingly different personalities make the relationship between detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles so effective. Jane, the only female cop in Boston's homicide division, is tough, relentless and rarely lets ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful
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Plot: female detective, partners against crime, police investigation, homicide detective, policewoman, female protagonist, forensics, best friends, friends, police detective, coworker, murder investigation ...
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24%
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The Wall (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
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Story: Fermont: A remote mining colony in the endless frozen hell that is Canada's far North. The body of a young exotic dancer is found and the Quebec City police sends one of their toughest, most experienced detectives to investigate. Céline sure ...
Style: captivating, tense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, disturbing ...
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 7.6
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Cold Case (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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Story: The Philadelphia homicide squad's lone female detective finds her calling when she is assigned cases that have never been solved. Detective Lilly Rush combines her natural instincts with the updated technology available today to bring about ...
Style: atmospheric, contemplative, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
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23%
The Game: Towards Zero (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
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Story: Tae Pyeong is a prophet. When he looks into someone's eye, he can see the moment right before they die. Tae Pyeong is smart, rich and handsome. Despite his special ability, he is a bright person. A mysterious serial murder case draws Tae ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
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23%
 7.1
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The Silence (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Drama about a deaf girl who witnesses the audacious murder of a policewoman.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: murder, mystery, police investigation, danger, police detective, dishonesty, organized crime, police corruption, corruption, witnessing a crime, crimes, mute or deaf ...
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23%
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
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Deep Water (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Detectives Tori Lustigman and Nick Manning are assigned a brutal murder case in Bondi, where they begin to uncover mounting evidence to suggest the killing is connected to a spate of unexplained deaths, "suicides" and disappearances ...
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Young Wallander (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
TV show
Story: An incendiary hate crime stirs civil unrest, fast-tracking rookie cop Kurt Wallander to detective in this origin story for the popular character.
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, unusual plot structure, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, police protagonist, police officer, police, murder, crimes, murder investigation, heroes, society, chase, good versus evil, danger
Time: 21st century
Place: sweden
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Wallander (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Wallander is a Swedish television series adapted from Henning Mankell's Kurt Wallander novels and starring Krister Henriksson in the title role. The 1st series of 13 films was produced in 2005 and 2006, with one taken directly from a novel and ...
Style: psychological, tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: police investigation, police detective, crimes, forensics, murder, small town, life is a bitch, mystery, law enforcement, crime, father daughter relationship, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.3
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Columbo (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Columbo is a friendly, verbose, disheveled-looking police detective who is consistently underestimated by his suspects. Despite his unprepossessing appearance and apparent absentmindedness, he shrewdly solves all of his cases and secures all ...
Style: clever, captivating, realistic, cynical, suspenseful ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.7
 1K
Good Cop (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A dutiful Liverpool beat cop discovers what he is truly capable of after his partner is brutally murdered in a targeted attack by a local gang.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, rough ...
Plot: loss of friend, crimes, rivalry, police, life turned upside down, vigilantism, law enforcement, revenge, investigation, murder, danger, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.1
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Nobody Knows (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Choi Su Jung, a 16-year-old high school student, is brutally murdered by a serial killer. Her friend Young Jin gets to take a phone call from the killer and says that she’ll find and kill him. Over two decades later, Young Jin has become a police ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, surprise ending, tense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, revenge, investigation, police, female detective, cruelty, murder investigation, murder mystery, surveillance, crime solving, murderer, police investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.4
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Motive (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A cat-and-mouse series with a twist on the everyday whodunit, "Motive" centers on Angie Flynn, a detective on a backwards chase for clues to a killer that has already been revealed to viewers. The series, filmed in Vancouver, is an ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder investigation, police detective, unconventional method, female detective, forensics, riddles and clues, honest law enforcer, deadly, sergeant, crime and punishment, crime, fighting crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%