Movies and TV shows like Pagan Peak

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Pagan Peak (2018)
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Pagan Peak (2018)
Original name: Der Pass
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 counterpart Gedeon though seems to have lost any ambitions in his job. Very soon, they discover more crime scenes with symbolically posed victims, reminiscent of pagan rituals. It all seems to be part of a bigger, sinister plan. Ellie finds herself under increasing pressure to understand the deranged killer's motives so she can stop him. The hunt leads them ever deeper in the dark valleys and archaic Alpine customs - and the paranoid world of the killer.
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful, rough, bleak, slasher
Plot: murder, police investigation, crimes, society, violence, abduction, murderer, snow, death, brutality, german, ritual, life philosophy, pagan, ritual murder, runaway, revenge, vengeance, redemption, serial killer, police officer, murder mystery, female nudity, chase, mystery ...
Place: germany, alps, austria

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Most similar movies to Pagan Peak

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, tense, suspenseful and psychological films and TV series with plots about murder, crimes, police investigation, murder investigation, investigation, police detective and danger mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Pagan Peak: The Dead Lake (2019), Deadwind (2018), Capitani (2019), The Chestnut Man (2021), Vienna Blood (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Dead Lake (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
TV show
Story: Experienced Moscow police officer Maksim Pokrovskiy is sent to Northern Russia to investigate the murder of the local Oligarch's daughter.
Style: tense, melancholic, suspenseful, suspense, rough
Plot: murder, crimes, society, police, death, dishonesty, rivalry, violence, vengeance, adaptation, life is a bitch, female nudity ...
Place: russia
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Deadwind (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland, Germany, France
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, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Plot: homicide detective, police dog, murder, female detective, missing person, revenge, childhood trauma, secret past, widow, police, family relations, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: helsinki finland, finland
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Capitani (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Luxembourg
Duration: 312 min.
TV show
Story: The body of a teenage girl is found in the forest near the rural village of Manscheid, deep in the North of Luxembourg. Luc Capitani, a gruff detective from the South of the country, is put in charge of the case. Having trouble navigating the ...
Style: unusual plot structure, psychological, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: schoolgirl, murder investigation, who done it, partners against crime, murder mystery, police detective, friendship, police investigation, death, mystery, track down, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Chestnut Man (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A young woman is found brutally murdered in a Copenhagen playground. Above her hangs a small doll made of chestnuts. Adapted from the acclaimed novel.
Style: enigmatic, brutal, psychological, captivating, tense ...
Plot: murder, murderer, serial killer, missing person, forest, police, murder investigation, sleuth, crime solving, secret, female detective, murder mystery ...
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Vienna Blood (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Austria
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Max Liebermann, a student of Sigmund Freud, helps Detective Rheinhardt in the investigation of a series of disturbing murders around the grand cafes and opera houses of 1900s Vienna.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, tense, disturbing, enigmatic
Plot: police investigation, murder, investigation, doctor, murder investigation, crimes, disorder, buddies, escapades, adventure, private detective, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: vienna, austria
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67%
 8.4
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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, gloomy, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: mystery, whodunit, cold case, murder, policewoman, police investigation, who done it, murderer, intelligence agency, rape, serial killer, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark, europe, copenhagen, eastern europe, sweden ...
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100%
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Monster (2017)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: In the dark and remote landscape of northern Norway, a brutal murder reveals a mass grave which links old cases to missing people. Local police woman Hedda is put on the case with special investigator Joel Dreyer who comes from the metropolitan ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: policewoman, serial killer, murder investigation, police, murder, uncover truth, who done it, dishonesty, track down, police detective, victim, murder mystery ...
Time: 21st century
Place: norway
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100%
Thorne: Sleepyhead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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: psychological, tense, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: police detective, serial killer, police investigation, crimes, murder, hunt down, society, murder mystery, murder investigation, law enforcement, british, male protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: police investigation, police detective, crimes, forensics, crime investigation, murder, sleuth, mystery, law enforcement, life is a bitch, small town, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.2
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Tin Star (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Jim Worth, an expat British police officer starting a new life with his family as police chief in Little Big Bear, an idyllic town near the Rocky Mountains. When his small town is overrun by migrant workers from a massive new oil ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: family relations, revenge motive, justice, crimes, death, rocky mountains, life is a bitch, threat, murder, police officer, small town sheriff, abduction ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, canada
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71%
 8.4
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Luther (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A dark psychological crime drama starring Idris Elba as Luther, a man struggling with his own terrible demons, who might be as dangerous as the depraved murderers he hunts.
Style: atmospheric, tense, rough, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, police detective, uncover truth, crimes, talented, partners, murder, law enforcement, cruelty, tough law enforcer, forensics, psychopath ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, united kingdom, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
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Dublin Murders (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Two detectives are dispatched to investigate the murder of a young girl on the outskirts of Dublin, but as the case of the missing children intensifies, both are forced to confront the darkness that lies in their past.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: investigation, police investigation, murder, police detective, hidden identity, forest, psychological trauma, corpse, police, secret past, mass child killing, crime investigation ...
Place: dublin ireland, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Modus (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Belgium, UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: During a snowy Christmas season in Sweden, psychologist and profiler Inger Johanne Vik finds not only herself but also her autistic daughter drawn into the investigation of a number of disturbing deaths, through which she meets detective Ingvar ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological, psychological thriller
Plot: serial killer, religious fanaticism, murder, winter, criminal psychologist, uncover truth, crimes, family relations, investigation, society, couples, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia
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100%
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The Gloaming (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: When an unidentified woman is found brutally murdered, Detective Molly McGee teams up with fellow cop, Alex O’Connell—with whom she shares a tragic past—to solve the crime.
Style: unusual plot structure, suspense, tense, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, suicide, ghost, paranormal, characters in danger, murder investigation, paranormal phenomena, police investigation, chase, partners, crimes, police detective ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia
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Paranoid (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The murder of a female GP in a rural playground in front of numerous witnesses draws a group of detectives into an ever-darkening mystery that takes them across Europe, aided by mysterious notes sent by the "Ghost Detective".
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, exciting, contemplative
Plot: police detective, german, murder, police investigation, police, conspiracy, murder investigation, obsessive compulsive disorder, schizophrenia, partner, suicide, mental health ...
Place: germany
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Thou Shalt Not Kill (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Stubborn and determined detective Valeria Ferro endeavors to solve the challenging puzzle behind crimes motivated by jealousy, vendettas and repressed anger to seek the truth and justice. All as she struggles with her own demons and the phantoms of ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, rough, thought provoking, psychological
Plot: violence, undercover, justice, dishonesty, corruption, society, investigation, organized crime, hopes, police, murder, crimes ...
Place: italy
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100%
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The Mire (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The town is shocked with a brutal double murder. The "Courier" hands the case to an experienced journalist - Witold Wanycz. At the same time, he learns about the mysterious suicide of two teenagers. Together with Piotr, a young journalist, ...
Style: suspense, thought provoking, suspenseful, psychological, dark ...
Plot: murder, swamp, life is a bitch, dishonesty, brutality, society, violence, police, organized crime, small town, crimes, hopes ...
Time: 80s
Place: poland
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100%
The Investigation (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Copenhagen Police's Homicide unit, headed by Jens Møller, tries to solve the murder of Swedish journalist Kim Wall.
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, intellectual ...
Plot: true crime, police, murder of a woman, journalist, female journalist, police investigation, brutal murder, murder investigation, investigation, uncover truth, murderer, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, year 2017
Place: copenhagen
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Possessions (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Israel, France
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A young French woman living in Israel is accused of the murder of her husband on the day of their wedding. As the bride struggles to prove her innocence, mysterious happenings surround her. Is she guilty or could she be the victim?
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, suspense, contemplative
Plot: mystery, murder investigation, who done it, murder, youth, investigation, police detective, chase, victim, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: israel
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Slasher (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, slasher, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, friendship, survival, crimes, investigation, betrayal, teenager, forest, fight, chase, prison ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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100%
 7.3
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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: psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: murder investigation, past, crime investigation, murder, police detective, police, revenge, police officer, murder mystery, who done it, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century
Place: finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Thin Blue Line (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden, Finland
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Swedish drama series about police officers in Malmö, their tiring work and the difficulties of keeping their personal and professional life separate.
Style: tense, suspense, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: police, law enforcement, police academy, investigation, partners, violence, rivalry, chase, death, friendship, murder, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
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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, frenchwoman, murder, conspiracy, homicide detective, crimes, female protagonist, small town, symbol, police investigation, shaman ...
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: tense, captivating, psychological, disturbing, unusual plot structure
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police officer, police investigation, police protagonist, murder, police, crimes, murder investigation, good versus evil, chase, heroes, society, criminal ...
Time: 21st century
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Bletchley Circle: San Francisco (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: During the thrilling social change of the mid-1950s, four remarkable women who previously served secretly during WWII as code-breakers, turn their skills to solving murders overlooked by police. In the process they are plunged into fascinating ...
Style: unusual plot structure, captivating, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: team, fighting crime, female protagonist, partners, investigation, society, murder, uncover truth, crimes, track down, law enforcement, evidence ...
Time: post world war two, 50s
Place: san francisco
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100%
 7.4
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What Remains (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
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: serious, captivating, suspenseful, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, who done it, police investigation, multiple suspects, uncover truth, mystery, murder mystery, life is a bitch, one last case, loner, social relations, police officer ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
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Quirke (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: A chief pathologist in the Dublin city morgue investigates sudden death victims in the 1950s.
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, tense, suspense ...
Plot: pathologist, investigation, murder, haunted by the past, mystery, uncover truth, intrigue, law enforcement, death, murder mystery, morgue, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: ireland, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.9
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True Detective (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
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: neo noir, atmospheric, gloomy, realistic, clever ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, police detective, investigation, murderer, crimes, partners, partners against crime, murder, drinking problem, murder investigation, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: louisiana, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
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Dark Woods (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Germany
TV show
Story: In the summer of 1989, the sister of Hamburg's LKA chief Thomas Bethge disappears without a trace. For almost three decades, he investigates the mysterious criminal case, before he gets on the trail of a serial killer.
Style: psychological, suspense, tense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: police officer, murder mystery, murder, missing person, uncover truth, law enforcement, track down, who done it, partners, victim, name calling, testimony ...
Time: 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 9.0
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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, police detective, police investigation, murder investigation, brutality, partners against crime, mystery, psychopath, dishonesty, murder ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%