Movies and TV shows like The Frankenstein Chronicles

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The Frankenstein Chronicles (2015)
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The Frankenstein Chronicles (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Inspector John Marlott investigates a series of crimes in 19th Century London, which may have been committed by a scientist intent on re-animating the dead.
Style: tense, stylized, suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense, captivating, serious
Plot: investigation, who done it, law enforcement, riddles and clues, homicidal maniac, maniac, serial killer, murderer, frankenstein, murder investigation, killings, murder mystery, psycho killer, murder, killing spree, crime solving, crime investigation, masked killer, unsolved crime, paranormal investigation, cold case, uncover truth, crimes, mystery, police investigation ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, london, europe

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Most similar movies to The Frankenstein Chronicles

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, realistic and serious films and TV series with plots about crimes, investigation, murder, deadly, murder investigation, police detective and mystery mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Frankenstein Chronicles: Ripper Street (2012), Messiah 2: Vengeance Is Mine (2002), Death of an Expert Witness (1983), Chasing Shadows (2014), Vera (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ripper Street (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
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: suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, serious, stylized ...
Plot: serial killer, who done it, police detective, killings, victorian england, crimes, investigator, multiple suspects, victim, responsibility, notoriety, corpse ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: england, london, europe, east end london
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100%
The Suspicions of Mr Whicher: The Murder at Road Hill House (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
TV show
Story: In 1860 Scotland Yard's 'Prince of Sleuths' Jack Whicher is sent to rural Wiltshire to investigate the murder of three-year-old Saville Kent,snatched from his bed at night and killed.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, stylized, twists and turns ...
Plot: private detective, child killer, murder, country house, investigation, who done it, crimes, multiple suspects, acquittal, murder confession, child abduction, dead child ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: scotland yard, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984–1985), The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1986–1988), The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991–1993) and The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (1994), collectively known as Sherlock Holmes, are a series of ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, sherlock holmes, investigation, riddles and clues, mastermind, partners against crime, who done it, victorian england, murder, adventure, ego clash, talented ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Messiah 2: Vengeance Is Mine (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: When a man is buried alive, Red Metcalf must delve into a serial killer's psyche.
Style: tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: serial killer, murder, police detective, mystery, false accusation, riddles and clues, police investigation, criminal's revenge, law enforcement, race against time, track down, child killer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Death of an Expert Witness (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: When Dr. Edwin Lorrimer, a forensic scientist working at a private laboratory is found killed, Detective Superintendent Adam Dalgliesh is sent to investigate. Dalgliesh had been in the area a few months previously investigating the murder of a young ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: murder, multiple suspects, law enforcement, mystery, crimes, police investigation, who done it, riddles and clues, laboratory, police, investigation, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Chasing Shadows (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Chasing Shadows' follows a team of special operatives who are tracking down serial killers.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, partners, crime investigation, missing person, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, homicide detective, murder investigation, investigation, serial murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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29%
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Vera (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: A sharp detective with a messy life, DCI Vera Stanhope patrols her “patch” of northeast England, pursuing the truth in cases of murder, kidnapping, and blackmail. Vera is obsessive about her work and faces the world with caustic wit, guile and ...
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: police investigation, police detective, crime investigation, female detective, murder, who done it, criminal, crimes, law enforcement, murder mystery, british police, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, northern england
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50%
 8.3
 20K
Unforgotten (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: 'Unforgotten' follows modern police team DCI Cassie Stuart and DI Sunny Khan, who gradually unravel long-forgotten secrets which have a dramatic impact on their investigation and the four potential suspects. The slow revelation of the ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, clever ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, cold case, uncover truth, who done it, haunted by the past, murder investigation, investigation, life turned upside down, crimes, murder mystery, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s, 2010s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.
Style: clever, captivating, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, murder, murder mystery, who done it, riddles and clues, investigation, whodunit, murder investigation, uncover truth, multiple suspects, crimes, private investigator ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: england, london, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.2
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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: suspense, disturbing, surprise ending, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, revenge, investigation, police, female detective, murder investigation, murder mystery, cruelty, surveillance, cold case, psycho killer, police investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, disturbing ...
Plot: murder investigation, police detective, unconventional method, female detective, riddles and clues, forensics, honest law enforcer, fighting crime, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, cat and mouse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Murder Room (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: The lease on the Dupayne Museum is almost up and under the terms of their father's will, all three of the Dupayne children must agree to continue or the museum is to close. Neville Dupayne is dead set against continuing the museum when the ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: museum, mystery, investigation, uncover truth, mind game, crimes, law enforcement, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, police detective, who done it, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 5K
The Other Me (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A series of murders alarm the police authorities, as strange symbolisms are traced to every crime scene. The eccentric professor of criminology Dimitris Lainis is asked to shed some light on the mystery.
Style: tense, intellectual, slasher, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, police, investigation, greek mythology, police detective, police investigation, murder investigation, brutality, partners against crime, mystery, psychopath, dishonesty ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Code of a Killer (2015)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Set in 1984, Code of a Killer is a true story which tells of the discovery of DNA fingerprinting. Detective David Baker leads an investigation of the vicious murders of the two Leicestershire schoolgirls, Lynda Mann and Dawn Ashworth. Alec Jeffreys ...
Style: captivating, tense, serious, exciting, thought provoking ...
Plot: manhunt, police, dna, police investigation, murder, investigation, law enforcement, inventions and discoveries, murderer, homicide detective, crimes, killer ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Inspector Lynley TV Series
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: police detective, murder investigation, police investigation, mystery, fighting crime, detective inspector, partners, workplace, social differences, partners against crime, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Life of Crime (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 132 min.
TV show
Story: A female cop becomes obsessed with tracking down the killer of a 15-year-old girl, and hunts him over the course of her 28 year career in the force.
Style: tense, realistic, captivating, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, police detective, track down, obsession, law enforcement, crimes, homicide detective, lie, investigation, murder investigation, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 90s, 80s, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Secrets and Lies (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Andrea Cornell is a tough, thorough Homicide Detective who leaves no stone unturned. Her unwavering dedication to her job makes her the most formidable opponent - or a highly valuable ally.
Style: captivating, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, police investigation, family in crisis, protagonist as suspect, family problems, who done it, uncover truth, investigation, law enforcement, murder mystery, family relations, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 529
The Long Night (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: It was an open shut case with hundred of witnesses seeing the murder suspect trying to dispose of a body and a signed confession from the suspect himself. And yet when the case was ready for court, the prosecutor discovered that the case was not as ...
Style: suspense, unusual plot structure, tense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: who done it, violence, chase, vengeance, death, murder, partners against crime, police officer, investigation, suspicion, police investigation, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Garage Sale Mystery: The Deadly Room (2015)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
TV show
Story: A sleuthing garage sale maven suspects foul play when her friend dies in an old house with a cursed reputation. Even though police evidence - and even webcam footage of the death – point to natural causes – this mysterious death in a cursed” ...
Style: serious, captivating, enigmatic, tense, suspense ...
Plot: who done it, investigation, amateur detective, murder, mystery, crimes, uncover truth, riddles and clues, couples, strong female presence, supportive spouse, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Trial & Retribution (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Trial & Retribution is a feature-length ITV police procedural television drama series that began in 1997. It was devised and written by Lynda La Plante as a follow-on from her successful television series Prime Suspect. Each episode of the Trial ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, bleak, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, murder, crime investigation, courtroom, child killer, society, honest law enforcer, riddles and clues, law enforcer killer, who done it, multiple suspects, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
One Lane Bridge (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand
TV show
Story: During a murder investigation in Queenstown, an ambitious young detective reawakens a spiritual gift that endangers the case, his career and his life.
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, who done it, police officer, murder investigation, partners, death, chase, vengeance, violence, murderer, uncover truth, police detective ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Dark Side of the Moon (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Russia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Inspired by "Life on Mars", this Russian adaptation (which translates as "The Dark Side of the Moon) follows the story of police officer Mikhail Soloviev Jr. After being hit by a car- Soloviev embodies the firm of his father in 1979 ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, enigmatic, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: time travel, police detective, murder, serial killer, murder investigation, maniac, police, back in time, homicide detective, sent to the past, investigation, time loop ...
Place: ussr, moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Crossing Jordan (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Crossing Jordan is an American television crime/drama series that stars Jill Hennessy as Jordan Cavanaugh, M.D., a crime-solving forensic pathologist employed in the Massachusetts Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: forensics, female detective, investigation, uncover truth, fighting crime, murder, who done it, police detective, riddles and clues, mystery, mind game, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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The Game: Towards Zero (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, suspense, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: investigation, murder investigation, supernatural, psychic, serial killer, paranormal investigation, supernatural ability, homicide detective, supernatural power, female detective, testimony, police detective ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.9
 12K
Grantchester (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Drama series set in 1953, against the backdrop of the real hamlet of Grantchester. The drama focuses upon the life of Sidney Chambers, a charismatic, charming clergyman who turns investigative vicar when one of his parishioners dies in suspicious ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, clever, realistic
Plot: murder mystery, priest, investigation, murder, police detective, partners, who done it, partners against crime, haunted by the past, village, amateur detective, village life ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1953
Place: england, united kingdom, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.9
 802
The Detail (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Three fiercely talented female homicide investigators work tirelessly to solve crimes while navigating the complicated demands of their personal lives.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, disturbing, contemplative
Plot: female detective, murder investigation, canadian, uncover truth, who done it, law enforcer, murder mystery, investigation, police investigation, heroes, coworker, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Last Detective (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: The Last Detective is an ITV drama starring Peter Davison as Dangerous Davies. The first series aired in 2003 with three more seasons succeeding this. The first consisted of a pilot and three episodes, the second and the third series both consisted ...
Style: realistic, clever, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, murder, fighting crime, police investigation, uncover truth, amateur detective, law enforcement, partners against crime, mystery, crimes, riddles and clues, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.6
 13K
Hinterland (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Tom Mathias comes to Aberystwyth having abandoned his life in London. He's a brilliant but troubled man. Despite his faults he is an excellent detective, who knows that the key to solving the crime lies not in where you look for truth, but how ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, tense, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: police investigation, hidden truth, forensics, partners against crime, law enforcement, crimes, partners, police, small town, crime investigation, homicide detective, murder investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wales, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.6
 10K
The Five (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When they were twelve years old, Mark, Pru, Danny and Slade were out together in the park. Mark’s five-year-old brother, Jesse, was annoying them. They were mean – told him to get lost. Jesse ran away. He was gone. Never seen again. Twenty years ...
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: childhood friend, missing person, murder, investigation, unsolved crime, crime solving, crime investigation, crimes, police detective, uncover truth, sleuth, crime scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.3
 805
All the Sins (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Finland, Estonia
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Lauri Räihä, a criminal investigator from Helsinki, is sent to investigate two murders that have occurred in the northern Finnish town where he grew up. The assignment offers Lauri a way out of confronting his own problems.
Style: unusual plot structure, psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: murder investigation, past, police officer, murder, crime investigation, police detective, police, revenge, who done it, murder mystery, uncover truth, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%