Movies and TV shows like Tidelands

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Tidelands (2018)
 7.1
 5K
Tidelands (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Ex-con Cal McTeer's return to her hometown of Orphelin Bay blows the lid off a generations-long conspiracy of silence around murder, drugs and Sirens.
Style: enigmatic, atmospheric, captivating, based on legend
Plot: mermaid, fishing village, supernatural power, sea creature, superhuman powers, fisherman, clan, drug dealing, serial killer, cheating wife, female nudity, sex scene, love triangle, betrayal, corruption, infidelity, murder, cheating girlfriend, australian, blood, brother sister relationship, siren

Most similar movies to Tidelands

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, serious, suspenseful and tense films and TV series with plots about crimes, murder, crime, family relations, danger, supernatural and investigation mostly in Drama, Crime and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Tidelands: Siren (2018), The Magicians (2015), The Legend of the Blue Sea (2016), Narcos: Mexico (2018), El Chapo (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.1
 8K
Siren (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The coastal town of Bristol Cove is known for its legend of once being home to mermaids. When the arrival of a mysterious girl proves this folklore all too true, the battle between man and sea takes a very vicious turn as these predatory beings ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense, bleak
Plot: mermaid, boat, siren, legend, investigation, small town, sea, danger, fisherman, myth, brutality, mystery ...
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100%
 7.6
 32K
The Magicians (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural ability, school, magic, supernatural power, fantasy world, danger, magician, student, betrayal, college, society, depression ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Legend of the Blue Sea (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: How can a mermaid from the Joseon era survive in modern-day Seoul? Shim Chung is a mermaid who finds herself transplanted to modern times. She is caught by Heo Joon Jae, a charming but cold con artist who is the doppelgänger for Kim Moon, the son ...
Plot: mermaid, sea, super strength, past life, underwater, rebirth, erased memory, star crossed lovers, promise, reincarnation
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.5
 28K
Narcos: Mexico (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: See the rise of the Guadalajara Cartel as an American DEA agent learns the danger of targeting narcos in 1980s Mexico.
Style: based on true events, atmospheric, captivating, intense, exciting
Plot: drug cartel, corruption, cocaine, marijuana, drug dealing, business, crimes, investigation, undercover agent, heroin
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.9
 10K
El Chapo (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: A look at the life of notorious drug kingpin, El Chapo, from his early days in the 1980s working for the Guadalajara Cartel, to his rise to power of during the '90s and his ultimate downfall in 2016.
Style: realistic, based on true events, captivating, factual, atmospheric
Plot: drug lord, cartel, drug dealing, business, fight for supremacy, drug, danger
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 125K
Lucifer (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Bored and unhappy as the Lord of Hell, Lucifer Morningstar abandoned his throne and retired to Los Angeles, where he has teamed up with LAPD detective Chloe Decker to take down criminals. But the longer he's away from the underworld, the ...
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining, biblical
Audience: teens
Plot: murder investigation, female detective, fallen angel, supernatural, immortality, hell, demon, devil, psychologist, police detective, lapd, good versus evil ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 3K
Shut Eye (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A darkly comedic look at the world of Los Angeles storefront psychics and the organized crime syndicate that runs them. Former magician Charlie Haverford oversees a number of fortune telling parlors on behalf of his violent and domineering Romani ...
Style: suspense, captivating, twist ending, psychological
Plot: psychic, organized crime, scam, gangster, seance, ethnic slur, family relations, family business, head injury, murder, flash forward, lesbian interest ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.4
 504
Mafiosa (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 416 min.
Story: By the will of her dead uncle who was murdered Sandra Paoli is propelled to the head of a powerful mafia clan. She becomes a respected, but also hated, woman in a world of men, murder and criminality.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious, semi serious, rough ...
Plot: deadly, family relations, siblings relations, uninhibited rivalry, criminal heroes, crime, crimes, state affairs, drug dealing, island, gangsters, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 8.2
 30K
Power (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: James “Ghost” St. Patrick has it all: a beautiful wife, a gorgeous Manhattan penthouse, and the hottest, up-and-coming new nightclub in New York. His club, Truth, caters to the elite: the famous and infamous boldface names that run the city that ...
Style: captivating, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: nightlife, drug dealing, money laundering, ambition, business venture, party, nightclub owner, going straight, crimes, nightclub, organized crime, double life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 8.2
 10K
Quarry (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The story of Mac Conway, a Marine who returns home to Memphis from Vietnam in 1972 and finds himself shunned by those he loves and demonized by the public. As he struggles to cope with his experiences at war, Conway is drawn into a network of ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: working undercover, teaching the ways of the world, assassination, vietnam veteran, homecoming, haunted by the past, corruption, hitman, murder, money, blackmail, sex scene ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1972
Place: mississippi, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.3
 49K
Forever (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Doctor Henry Morgan, New York City’s star medical examiner, has a secret. He doesn't just study the dead to solve criminal cases, he does it to solve the mystery that has eluded him for 200 years—the answer to his own inexplicable ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, serious, tense, suspenseful
Plot: immortality, investigation, crimes, friendship, buddies, supernatural ability, supernatural, law enforcement, laboratory, secret, female detective, murder investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.8
 181K
Peaky Blinders (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A gangster family epic set in 1919 Birmingham, England and centered on a gang who sew razor blades in the peaks of their caps, and their fierce boss Tommy Shelby, who means to move up in the world.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, serious, clever, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, society, gangsters, organized crime, family relations, rivalry, rise to the top, crimes, determination, fighting crime, crime, gang war ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Berlin Alexanderplatz (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany, Italy
Duration: 931 min.
Story: Berlin Alexanderplatz, originally broadcast in 1980, is a 14-part television film adapted and directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder from the Alfred Döblin novel of the same name, and stars Günter Lamprecht, Hanna Schygulla, Barbara Sukowa, ...
Style: epic, captivating, atmospheric, emotional, serious ...
Plot: ex convict, pimp, rape, prostitute, mistress, going straight, political unrest, dishonesty, couples, criminal heroes, state affairs, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.7
 11K
Magic City (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Set in 1959 Miami, Florida shortly after the Cuban Revolution, Magic City tells the story of Ike Evans, the owner of Miami's most glamorous hotel, the Miramar Playa. Evans is forced to make an ill-fated deal with Miami mob boss Ben Diamond to ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, stylized, tense ...
Plot: organized crime, hotel, maid, mob boss, jewish, family relations, couple relations, crimes, relatives, intrigue, shooting, fbi ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1959
Place: miami, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.6
 15K
Elite (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When three working class kids enroll in the most exclusive school in Spain, the clash between the wealthy and the poor students leads to tragedy.
Style: emotional, captivating, intense, disturbing, twists and turns
Plot: teenage sex, school, murder, youth, friendship, classmates, society, love and romance, seduction, new school, jealousy, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: terrorism, serial killer, mathematics, neo noir, psychoanalysis, federal bureau of investigation, danger, bomber, mountain cabin, fbi, true crime, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.6
 661
Blue Murder (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 198 min.
Story: Detective Sergeant Roger "The Dodger" Rogerson got fame because he knew how to take care of most dangerous and violent criminals. His success was, however, also due to the sinister alliance with violent underworld figures like Neddy Smith ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, police detective, prostitute, society, criminal heroes, tough law enforcer, partners against crime, crimes, rise and fall, law enforcement, political corruption, police investigation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Mists of Avalon (2001)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Germany, USA
Duration: 183 min.
Story: A unique re-working of the Arthurian epic, based on the novel by Marion Zimmer Bradley, The Mists of Avalon tells the familiar tale but with an important twist: The story is told through the eyes of the women who wielded power behind King ...
Style: exciting, serious, atmospheric, epic, based on legend
Plot: wizards and magicians, legends and myths, incest, imaginary, couples, folk hero, escapades, family relations, state affairs, adventure, siblings relations, knight ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 7.4
 14K
Resurrection (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Resurrection is an American fantasy drama television series based on the book The Returned by Jason Mott that follows the residents of Arcadia, Missouri, whose lives are upended when their loved ones return from the dead, unaged since their deaths.
Style: serious, atmospheric, captivating, mind bending, touching ...
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, resurrection, uncover truth, haunted by the past, investigation, nobody believes, parents and children, surprising revelation, family relations, miraculous event, belief ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 7K
The Listener (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Toby Logan is a highly skilled paramedic with a secret – he can read minds. Toby never really knew his parents and grew up in foster care, this coupled with his secret, which he shares with no one, has made him a bit of a loner. Until now, Toby ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful, emotional
Plot: supernatural ability, supernatural, danger, investigation, uncover truth, haunted by the past, up and down relationship, telepathy, crimes, save the day, paramedic, psychic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Secrets and Lies (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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: serious, tense, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, police investigation, child killer, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, mystery, who done it, life turned upside down, family relations, disorder, dishonesty, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.1
 16K
Boss (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Boss is an American political drama television serial created by Farhad Safinia. The series stars Kelsey Grammer as Tom Kane, the mayor of Chicago, who has recently been diagnosed with dementia with Lewy bodies, a degenerative neurological disorder.
Style: stylized, serious, clever, captivating, tense ...
Plot: politics, mayor, political intrigue, ambition, journalist, corruption, boss, dementia, marriage, scheme, career, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: illinois, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Escape at Dannemora (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The stranger-than-fiction account of a prison break in upstate New York in the summer of 2015, which spawned a massive manhunt for two convicted murderers who were aided in their escape by a married female prison employee with whom they both became ...
Style: captivating, based on true events, atmospheric, melancholic, twists and turns
Plot: prison escape, love triangle, crime, escape plan, prisoner, deception, love affair, prison life, prison guard, escape, prison
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Dark Side of the Moon (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Russia
Duration: 50 min.
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: suspenseful, exciting, tense, disturbing, suspense
Plot: time travel, police detective, serial killer, murder investigation, murder, police, maniac, deadly, adaptation, encounter, death, danger ...
Place: soviet union, moscow russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.5
 43K
Twin Peaks (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town are stunned when their homecoming queen is murdered.
Style: disturbing, surreal, captivating, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Plot: supernatural, small town life, crime, small town, crimes, law enforcement, haunted by the past, mystery, special agents, good versus evil, evil spirit, surrealism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Scold's Bridle (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Detective Cooper investigates the bizarre circumstances surrounding the murder of Matilda who was found dead in her bath wearing the Scold's Bridle.
Plot: art, sex scene, hate, painter, doctor, police, murder, perversion, sex, obsession, female nudity
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.7
 27K
Lost Girl (2010)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Lost Girl focuses on the gorgeous and charismatic Bo, a supernatural being called a succubus who feeds on the energy of humans, sometimes with fatal results. Refusing to embrace her supernatural clan and its rigid hierarchy, Bo is a renegade who ...
Style: sexy, exciting, captivating, serious, not serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: supernatural, femme fatale, seduction, supernatural ability, love triangle, imaginary, werewolf, temptation, victim, lgbt, private detective, crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.5
 395
Life of Crime (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
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: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Plot: murder, obsession, police detective, police investigation, crime, crimes, chases and races, urban, law enforcement, deadly, track down, police ...
Time: contemporary, 80s, 90s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Almighty Johnsons (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 47 min.
Story: The Almighty Johnsons is a New Zealand fantasy comedy/drama television series, which was created by James Griffin and Rachel Lang and is produced by South Pacific Pictures. It began airing its first series of ten episodes in New Zealand on 7 ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, student, god or devil, legends and myths, superhuman powers, family relations, imaginary, life turned upside down, heroes, supernatural ability, escapades, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.8
 2K
Signal (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
Story: 
Detectives from the present and a detective from the past communicate via walkie-talkie to solve a long-time unsolved case.
Style: touching, captivating, suspenseful, serious, non-linear
Plot: altering history, police, investigation, race against time, murder, flashback, strong female character, cold case, profiler, false accusation, unlikely friendships, supernatural ...
Time: 80s, contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%