Movies and TV shows like Manhunt

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Manhunt (2019)
 7.5
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Manhunt (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The true story of London Metropolitan police detective Colin Sutton's manhunt for serial killer Levi Bellfield.
Style: exciting, suspense, rough, captivating, disturbing, based on memoir, based on true events
Plot: murder, serial killer, police detective, true crime, investigation, crimes, who done it, victim, brutality, disorder, deadly, blood, police

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Most similar movies to Manhunt

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films and TV series with plots about murder, crimes, deadly, crime, investigation, law enforcement and police detective mostly in Drama, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Manhunt: Silver Spoon (2014), Trial & Retribution (1997), Clouds of Witness (1972), Taggart (1983), The Dark Side of the Moon (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.0
 937
Silver Spoon (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Forced to become an apprentice cop, cocky playboy Igor finds he's got a knack for police work. But his job soon takes him down a dark personal path.
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, danger, crimes, colleague colleague relationship, police, redemption, betrayal, friendship, fight scenes, revenge, adaptation, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
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95%
Trial & Retribution (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
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: captivating, tense, realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: police detective, murder, courtroom, law enforcement, society, child killer, missing person, rapist, danger, law enforcer killer, kidnapping, police station ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Clouds of Witness (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: Lord Peter's brother, the Duke of Denver is accused of murdering their sister Mary's fiancé. It's up to Lord Peter and his faithful man Bunter to untangle all the clues and the contradicting testimony of a cloud of witnesses to save ...
Style: talky, serious, witty, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, crime, mystery, crimes, estate, who done it, deadly, society, investigation, aristocrat, murder investigation ...
Time: 1920s
Place: england, europe
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86%
 7.2
 1K
Taggart (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Story: Taggart is a Scottish detective television programme, created by Glenn Chandler, who has written many of the episodes, and made by STV Productions for the ITV network. The series revolves around a group of detectives initially in the Maryhill CID of ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, murder, strangulation, police, crime, riddles and clues, society, law enforcement, child killer, crimes, who done it, police station ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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: exciting, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, tense
Plot: time travel, police detective, murder, serial killer, murder investigation, police, maniac, adaptation, deadly, danger, encounter, society ...
Place: soviet union, russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.9
 705
A Mother's Son (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Story: A mother suspects that her son could be the killer of a recently found dead girl, and becomes caught in a torturous dilemma of whether to denounce him, or protect him and hide the act.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, gloomy
Plot: murder, small town, youth, family relations, crimes, parents and children, who done it, social relations, small town life, deadly, family problems
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.5
 1K
The Method (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 53 min.
Story: The main character is an extraordinary and mysterious person, at the same time, he (Rodion Meglin) is an outstanding inspector. Rodion is used to work alone in order to keep the secrecy of his unusual method. Young graduate Esenya Steklova is ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, thought provoking, rough, tense ...
Plot: investigation, serial killer, haunted by the past, human nature, murder, crimes, dishonesty, redemption, danger, mental illness, betrayal, good versus evil ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 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, tense, captivating, rough, serious ...
Plot: murder, obsession, police investigation, police detective, track down, deadly, urban, law enforcement, chases and races, crimes, crime, police ...
Time: contemporary, 90s, 80s, 21st century, 20th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 7.3
 248
Murder City (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: British police drama that revolves around two mismatched detectives who scour London solving complex cases.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: murder, partners against crime, unlikely partners, crimes, crime, riddles and clues, mystery, deadly, partners, law enforcement, investigation, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.7
 8K
Slasher (2016)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Thirty years ago, in the sleepy community of Waterbury, a killer known as “The Executioner” murdered Sarah Bennett's parents. Now Sarah and her husband Dylan have returned to town, only to find herself the centerpiece in a series of ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, friendship, betrayal, survival, investigation, crimes, husband wife relationship, forest, artist, jealousy, teenagers ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.6
 4K
DCI Banks (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A thrilling drama based on the novels by Peter Robinson. Stephen Tompkinson and Andrea Lowe star as the tenacious and stubborn Chief Inspector Alan Banks and the feisty and headstrong Detective Sergeant Annie Cabbot.
Style: realistic, gloomy, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: police detective, female partner, deadly, serial killer, policewoman, police investigation, crime, bodies, law enforcement, coma, murder, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.2
 483
Baptiste (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Julien Baptiste delves into the criminal underworld of the red light district and uncovers a complex web of deceit and lies.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: criminal underworld, missing person, uncle, niece, investigation, private detective, danger, sex worker, ex girlfriend, englishman abroad, gangster
Time: 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, disturbing
Plot: psychopath, police investigation, serial killer, murder, dishonesty, deadly, death row, law enforcement, courtroom drama, investigation, anniversary, mind game ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1964, year 1965, year 1963 ...
Place: europe, england, manchester england, manchester, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.6
 387
Murderland (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Murderland poses the question of tragedy and curiosity - can one move on from horrible and unexplained events that one experiences as a child, and grow up to make a new life? Or will peace come only once the truth is known? Murderland tells of the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, tense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, police detective, police investigation, who done it, uncover truth, crimes, life is a bitch, crime, law enforcement, deadly, haunted by the past, caucasian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Ice Cream Girls (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Story: The Ice Creams is based on the bestselling book by Dorothy Koomson about two girls who, one brief summer, find themselves involved with an abusive, controlling man. The situation spirals out of control and they are trial for his murder; ultimately ...
Style: tense, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: youth, deadly, dishonesty, haunted by the past, life is a bitch, uncover truth, crimes, murder mystery, murder, woman
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 90s, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.3
 156
Roots of Evil (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A serial killer is after hookers and strippers. A male detective and his female partner are assigned to stop him.
Style: sexual, rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, strong sexual content, partners, deadly, investigation, police detective, hollywood, prostitute, crimes, partners against crime, crime ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.8
 95
Heartland (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Heartland was an Australian television drama series that ran on the Australian Broadcasting Corporation in 1994. It ran for thirteen episodes and starred Cate Blanchett and Ernie Dingo. The show was also known as Burned Bridge in some ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: interracial relations, crime, crimes, murder, deadly, law enforcement, society, investigation, culture clash, police, prison, australian aboriginal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: australia, usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.6
 7K
Outsiders (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A struggle for power and control set in the rugged and mysterious hills of Appalachia, "Outsiders" tells the story of the Farrell clan, a family of outsiders who've been in these parts since before anyone can remember. Living off the ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: off the grid, sheriff, lifestyle, society, crimes, friendship, hand to hand combat, life is a bitch, adaptation, gunfight, brutality, outsider ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Messiah 2: Vengeance Is Mine (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: When a man is buried alive, Red Metcalf must delve into a serial killer's psyche.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, captivating
Plot: murder, serial killer, crimes, killing off one by one, chases and races, riddles and clues, crime, false accusation, criminal's revenge, deadly, track down, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
King Of Duval County (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: The Black Family a once powerful respected family has lost power in the city of Jacksonville.11 years has past and now the city is controlled by 4 family's.Young Antonio must return to the city and reclaim the Black family's respect and ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, bleak, enigmatic, disturbing
Plot: rivalry, crimes, vengeance, danger, revenge, murder, dishonesty, organized crime, violence, betrayal, death, friendship ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: scary, tense, gloomy, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, police investigation, murder, law enforcement, crimes, hunt down, crime, deadly, murder investigation, british
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 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: police detective, serial killer, killings, investigator, crimes, danger, victim, fist fighting, multiple suspects, notoriety, corpse, urban ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 1880s
Place: england, europe, london, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Black Tower (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Frustrated with his career, Commander Dalgliesh is invited to Toynton Grange, a home for the disabled, by his old teacher, Father Baddeley, who is resident there. But unbeknown to Dalgliesh, something happening at the Grange is making the Father ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious
Plot: monastery, murder, mystery, who done it, crimes, crime, riddles and clues, police investigation, police detective, danger, village, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Case of the Hillside Stranglers (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The true chilling story of the "two of a kind", killing cousins Angelo Buono and Kenneth Bianchi, better known as the Hillside Stranglers, is told in this TV drama.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, rough
Plot: murder, serial killer, police detective, psychopath, legal, deadly, crime, crimes, law enforcement, obsession, investigation, rape ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, rape, murder, true crime
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.4
 8K
Bleak House (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 510 min.
Story: A suspenseful tale about the injustices of the 19th Century English legal system.
Style: captivating, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: estate, inheritance, secret, lawyer, murder, intrigue, obsession, corruption, injustice, amateur detective, evidence, blackmail ...
Time: victorian, 19th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 9.0
 431K
True Detective (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: An American anthology police detective series utilizing multiple timelines in which investigations seem to unearth personal and professional secrets of those involved, both within or outside the law.
Style: clever, bleak, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: police investigation, police detective, crime, serial killer, crimes, partners, investigation, murder, partners against crime, who done it, uncover truth, troubled ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.5
 2K
What Remains (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
Story: When the decomposed body of Melissa Young is found by a couple in their new flat, Detective Len Harper is determined to discover what happened to her and why nobody noticed she was missing.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, who done it, crime, police investigation, lesbian, mystery, one last case, crimes, uncover truth, life is a bitch, retiring, under the surface ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 8.2
 24K
Goliath (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Once a powerful lawyer, Billy McBride is now burned out and washed up, spending more time in a bar than a courtroom. When he reluctantly agrees to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against the biggest client of Cooperman & McBride, the massive ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, suspense, disturbing, rough ...
Plot: courtroom drama, ex husband ex wife relationship, father daughter relationship, law firm, lawyer, name calling, female lawyer, lawyer client relationship, politics, honest, investigation, revenge ...
Place: santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.5
 682
The Ice House (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 172 min.
Story: The peaceful, secluded, country hideaway of three diverse, lonely, supposedly lesbian, women is suddenly shattered when their gardener discovers a partially decomposed corpse in the old Ice House on their grounds. The ensuing police investigation ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, small town, missing person, investigation, haunted by the past, crime investigation, corpse, police, police investigation, private detective, police detective, crime ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%