Movies like A Soul to Redeem

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A Soul to Redeem (2017)
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A Soul to Redeem (2017)
Original name: Zádušní oběť
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Story: The detective story set in the early 20th century is full of suspense, twists and emotions. Love, hate and desire for revenge are the strongest motivation for the trio of its protagonists. Military trenches are still full of war victims when superintendent Mondl arrives from Vienna in a small Czech town with the task to track down the serial killer of young men and dispel all doubts that the murders are ritual. Who is the perpetrator, and what is his motive? Suspicion gradually centers on a few persons, including Alma. Once employed as a cook, she now takes care of a little orphaned girl Lea, previously a patient of a mental sanatorium, daughter of her deceased former employer. The experienced detective wants to believe that there's a streak of good waiting to be released in every human being. Human animals once damaged the innocent soul, and got their comeuppance. The detective finds the truth, and opts for justice. But merciless fate soon pays him back.
Style: psychological, enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: suspect, investigation, mysterious woman, police detective, strong female character, murder mystery, serial murder, mentally unstable, girl, murder, femme fatale, mother daughter relationship, ritual, violence, ritual murder, secret organization, dog, espionage, prostitute, drug, serial killer, police, jewish, forest, hotel ...
Time: year 1915, 1910s
Place: europe, central europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, serious and realistic films with plots about murder, investigation, police investigation, serial killer, police detective, murder mystery and corpse mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like A Soul to Redeem: The Crimson Rivers (2000), The Red Captain (2016), The Bedroom Window (1987), Black Coal, Thin Ice (2014), Blink (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Crimson Rivers (2000)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, alps, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Red Captain (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland
Duration: 115 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Bedroom Window (1987)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Terry Lambert is sleeping with Sylvia, the wife of his boss. One night, while in Terry's apartment, Sylvia witnesses a man assault a young woman, Denise, on the road below. Not wanting to reveal her affair with Terry, she keeps quiet. Terry ...
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Time: 80s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Black Coal, Thin Ice (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 110 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Blink (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Emma is an attractive girl in her 20s who has been blind for 20 years. A new type of eye operation partially restores her sight, but she is having problems: sometimes she doesn't "remember" what she's seen until later. One night ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, psychological, twist ending, exciting ...
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Time: 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Insomnia (1997)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: tense, psychological, neo noir, suspenseful, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.3
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Spoor (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland, Germany, Czech Republic, Sweden, Slovakia, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A story about Janina Duszejko, an elderly woman, who lives alone in the Klodzko Valley where a series of mysterious crimes are committed. Duszejko is convinced that she knows who (or what) is the murderer, but nobody believes her.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Movie in collections
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Taking Lives (2004)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Recruited to assist Montreal police in their desperate search for a serial killer who assumes the identities of his victims, FBI profiler Illeana Scott knows it's only a matter of time before the killer strikes again. Her most promising lead is ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.3
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Ebar Shabor (2015)
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Duration: 160 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.6
 672
Rings of Fear (1978)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A detective investigating the murder of a teenage girl begins to focus his suspicions on the three girlfriends of the victim, who call themselves "The Inseparables."
Style: cult film
Plot: kleptomania, serial killer, murder, group shower, girls' boarding school, nudity (full frontal - brief), sleeping naked, store, suicide by jumping, watching someone sleep, basketball game, morgue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
So Sweet, So Dead (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Chicken with Vinegar (1985)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.9
 3K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Duration: 118 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.4
 84K
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Duration: 110 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Someone Is Bleeding (1974)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: neo noir, psychological, suspenseful, sexual, disturbing ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.5
 69K
Child 44 (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA, Russia
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Set in Stalin-era Soviet Union, a disgraced MGB agent is dispatched to investigate a series of child murders -- a case that begins to connect with the very top of party leadership.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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A Lizard in a Woman's Skin (1971)
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Country: Italy, France, Spain, UK
Duration: 95 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 49K
Untraceable (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Special Agent Jennifer Marsh (Diane Lane) works in an elite division of the FBI dedicated to fighting cybercrime. She thinks she has seen it all, until a particularly sadistic criminal arises on the Internet. This tech-savvy killer posts live feeds ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, suspense, intense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.3
 17K
Tightrope (1984)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Wes Block is a detective who's put on the case of a serial killer. His victims are young and pretty women, which he rapes and murders. The murders are getting personal when the killer chooses victims who are acquaintances of Block. Even his ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, intense, tricky ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, police investigation, murder, kidnapping, woman in danger, single parent, crime, crimes, manipulation, mysterious character, mind game ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Twin Murders: The Silence of the White City (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country, Spain, 2016. Two corpses appear in the crypt of the Old Cathedral. Police officer Unai López de Ayala, an expert in criminal profiling, must hunt down the ritual murderer who has been terrorizing the city for two ...
Style: captivating, suspense, psychological, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: ritual murder, serial killer, investigation, police, corpse, love triangle, jail, journalist, church, co worker co worker relationship, myth, crime solving ...
Place: basque country
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Sleeping Car Murder (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Six people travel by train overnight from Marseilles to Paris. When the train arrives at its destination, one of the passengers, a girl, is found dead in a sleeping berth. The police led by Inspector Grazzi investigate the other five passengers, ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: investigation, murder, train, killer, murder witness, loss of virginity, loss of husband, police operation, murder by gunshot, close up of mouth, crotch grab, taking a shower ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Like Minds (2006)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A forensic psychologist must determine if a minor should be charged with murder.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: serial killer, mind game, investigation, murder, who done it, mysterious character, danger, psychopath, teenage life, youth, school, boarding school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Weekend Murders (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A large family meet at the family estate for the reading of their father's will. Each expects to be the recipient of a tidy sum, but apart from the local constable and a few other small awards to the help, the entire estate goes to the favorite ...
Style: slasher, parody, psychotronic
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Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%