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The Serpent (2021)
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The Serpent (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 458 min.
TV show
Story: The remarkable story of how murderer Charles Sobhraj was captured. As the chief suspect in unsolved murders of young Western travellers across India, Thailand and Nepal’s ‘Hippie Trail’ in 1975 and 1976, Sobhraj had repeatedly slipped from the grasp of authorities worldwide to become Interpol's most wanted man, with arrest warrants on three different continents.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, neo noir
Plot: serial killer, tourist, manhunt, police investigation, death, murder investigation, crimes, private investigation, incompetent police, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, corrupt official, incompetent official, twists and turns, summer, post war, organized crime, true crime, girlfriend, prime suspect, con artists, french, rickshaw, diplomat, embassy ...
Time: 70s
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand, india, nepal, paris france, france

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Most similar movies to The Serpent

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, suspense and psychological films and TV series with plots about serial killer, crimes, murder, police investigation, true crime, danger and investigation mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Serpent: See No Evil: The Moors Murders (2006), The Deliberate Stranger (1986), Des (2020), Rillington Place (2016), In Plain Sight (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
See No Evil: The Moors Murders (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
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: serious, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, police investigation, murder, mind game, death of child, mystery, rivalry, life is a bitch, husband wife relationship, crimes, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 60s, year 1965, year 1964, year 1963, year 1966
Place: england, yorkshire, northern england, europe, manchester
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100%
This Is Personal: The Hunt for the Yorkshire Ripper (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
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: psychological, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, true crime, police, murder investigation, murder, mass murder, rape, crimes
Time: 70s
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Deliberate Stranger (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 185 min.
TV show
Story: Based on a true story, this film depicts the life of Theodore Robert Bundy, the serial killer. In 1974, after having murdered several young women, he leaves Seattle for Utah, where he is a law student and where other girls disappear. It takes the ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, manhunt, true crime, mental illness, woman in danger, psychopath, police investigation, serial rape, rapist, obsession ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: seattle, colorado, utah, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Des (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 143 min.
TV show
Story: The story of one of the most infamous cases in UK criminal history, that of serial killer Dennis Nilsen. Told through the prism of three men, the series explores the personal and professional consequences of coming into contact with a man like ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, thought provoking ...
Plot: serial killer, true crime, detective inspector, police, murder, murderer, who done it, police detective, serial murder, police investigation, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s, year 1983
Place: united kingdom, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Rillington Place (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: In 1950, Timothy Evans was hanged for the murder of his baby daughter Geraldine. The police also believed that he had killed his wife Beryl. But to his final moments Evans protested his innocence. Three years later, a gruesome discovery at 10 ...
Style: bleak, melancholic, realistic, atmospheric, dark
Plot: serial killer, true crime, murder, male female relationship, murderer, british, mentally unstable, criminal, hidden identity, murder mystery, tv show, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 50s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
In Plain Sight (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the true story of Lanarkshire detective William Muncie’s quest to bring to justice notorious Scottish killer Peter Manuel.
Style: captivating, tense, slasher, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, true crime, murder, rapist, police detective, murder investigation, police investigation, violent, who done it, revenge, maniac, brutality ...
Time: 50s
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Dark Angel (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 63 min.
TV show
Story: Drama about the real-life Victorian serial killer Mary Ann Cotton.
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Audience: chick flick, teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, victorian england, crimes, femme fatale, true crime, manipulation, murder, violent, insanity, violence, brutality, sadism ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Helter Skelter (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 194 min.
TV show
Story: The investigation of two horrific mass murders leads to the capture and trial of the psychotic pseudo-hippie Charles Manson and his "family".
Style: disturbing, talky, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, hippie, courtroom drama, crimes, lawyer, murder, cult, counterculture, true crime, mental disorder, criminal, religion ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Five Daughters (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Factually-based drama telling the stories of five young women who were tragically murdered in Ipswich in 2006.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, murder, police detective, police investigation, woman in danger, drug abuse, addiction, prostitute, life is a bitch, small town, empire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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, suspense, dark
Plot: serial killer, murder investigation, frenchwoman, murder, conspiracy, homicide detective, female protagonist, crimes, small town, twists and turns, nypd, feminist ...
Place: sweden, eastern europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Pembrokeshire Murders (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 144 min.
TV show
Story: Detective superintendent reopens two unsolved murder cases from the 1980s. Forensic methods link the crimes to a string of burglaries. Steve's team has to find more evidence before the perpetrator is released from prison.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, psychological
Plot: serial killer, police detective, murder investigation, police, investigation, law enforcement, true crime, father son relationship, double murder, unsolved crime, who done it, murderer ...
Time: 2000s, future
Place: wales, britain, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Dark Heart (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Inspector William Wagstaffe and his team investigate a string of horrifyingly brutal murders during an August heat wave in London.
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: pedophile, police investigation, criminal, crime investigation, investigation, killing spree, murder investigation, law enforcement, sex maniac, manhunt, organized crime, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
We Hunt Together (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Explore the intoxication of sexual attraction, the dangerous power of emotional manipulation, and how finding a volatile form of solace in another can have dire consequences as two conflicted coppers track down a pair of deadly killers.
Style: captivating, suspense
Plot: serial killer, crimes, murder investigation, assassin, criminal, police investigation, police detective, murder, investigation, crime investigation, homicide detective, fighting crime ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, 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 ⇓
41%
To Serve and Protect (1999)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
TV show
Story: Three generations of Dallas police officers join together to track down the deadliest serial killer ever to terrorize Texas.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, exciting, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, nypd, kidnapping, murder, hostage, who done it, riddles and clues, parents and children, woman in danger, family life, track down, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 164
A Good Man (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Who and What is “A Good Man”? This is the central question in this original drama series from Konstantin Bogomolov, agent provocateur of Russian cinema. Based on a true story, inspired by the capture of Russia’s most prolific and brutal serial ...
Style: enigmatic, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: small town, serial killer, female detective, crimes, police officer, maniac, brutality, murder, death, deception, investigation, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Manhunt (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The true story of London Metropolitan police detective Colin Sutton's manhunt for serial killer Levi Bellfield.
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, disturbing, rough
Plot: police detective, serial killer, murder, true crime, who done it, police, crimes, criminal, brutality, victim, police officer, corruption ...
Time: future
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Murder in the Heartland (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
TV show
Story: A wanna-be tough guy and his 14-year-old girlfriend go on a murder spree.
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, age difference, murderer, electric chair, violence, love, lawyer, psychopath, execution
Time: 50s
Place: nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Thing About Pam (2022)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 258 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the 2011 murder of Betsy Faria that resulted in her husband Russ’ conviction, though he insisted he did not kill her. His conviction later was overturned, but the brutal crime set off a chain of events that would expose a diabolical ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, tense, suspense
Plot: murder investigation, investigation, murder, murder mystery, marital problem, crime investigation, murderer, mystery, uncover truth, crimes, corruption, serial killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 2K
The Widower (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 136 min.
TV show
Story: Over a thirteen year period, a seemingly mild‐mannered male nurse, Malcolm Webster, set about poisoning and murdering his first wife, attempting to do the same to his second wife and moving on to a further scheme to deceive his third fiancée.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, crimes, woman in danger, couple relations, unlikely criminals, honeymoon, true crime, murder mystery, pyromaniac, murderer, hospital ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 20th century, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Out of the Darkness (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A gripping thriller telling the true story of the hunt and capture of David Berkowitz, a.k.a. "Son of Sam" — the infamous serial killer who stalked New York in the 70s.
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, true crime, murder, parent child relationship, fighting crime, tough law enforcer, clergy, stalking, law enforcement, mystery, police investigation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: brooklyn new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Night Stalker (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An account of serial killer Richard Ramírez and his rampage in California during the mid-1980s.
Style: psychological, rough, slasher, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, police, rape, death, crimes, murderer, rapist, serial murder, lifetime, brutality, maniac ...
Time: year 1980
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Ragdoll (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 280 min.
TV show
Story: Detectives look to untangle the case of the Ragdoll Killer, who has killed six people and sewn their bodies into the shape of one grotesque body nicknamed the Ragdoll.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, killing spree, murder investigation, police detective, homicidal maniac, uncover truth, investigation, murder, sleuth, cold case, murderer, forensics ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Above Suspicion (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Above Suspicion is a British TV series based on Lynda La Plante's novels Above Suspicion, The Red Dahlia, Deadly Intent and Silent Scream. It stars Kelly Reilly and Ciarán Hinds, and features the career of La Plante's latest heroine DC ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, porno movie
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, murder, police detective, law enforcement, crimes, detective inspector, dirty cop, police procedural, murder mystery, legal, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.1
 106K
The Fall (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When the Police Service of Northern Ireland are unable to close a case after 28 days, Detective Superintendent Stella Gibson of the Metropolitan Police Service is called in to review the case. Under her new leadership, the local detectives must ...
Style: psychological, captivating, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, female detective, coworker, police detective, policewoman, police investigation, law enforcement, victim, forensics, violence against women, misogyny ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: ireland, europe, northern ireland, united kingdom, belfast
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Above Suspicion 2: The Red Dahlia (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: D.C.I. Langton takes charge when the body of would-be model Louise Pennell is found,sliced in half and with her mouth mutilated into a smile. D.C. Anna Travis discovers that newspaper journalist Richard Reynolds had received anonymous typed letters ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: law enforcement, crimes, police investigation, police detective, murder, strong female presence, serial killer, media circus, detective sergeant, detective inspector, forensics, crime scene ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Capture of the Green River Killer (2008)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: A pair of girls seeking adventure beyond the their Western Washington trailer park encounter the area's most ruthless serial killer. Based on Sheriff David Reichert's book, "Chasing the Devil: My Twenty-Year Quest to Capture the Green ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: serial killer, crimes, police investigation, manhunt, strangulation, police detective, law enforcement, psychopath, bodies, notoriety, teenage girl, murder ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Partners for Justice (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: Baek Beom has worked as a forensic doctor for 10 years. He has a bad personality, but he is excellent with his work. Baek Beom does not open his mind to other people. Eun Sol is a rookie prosecutor with a warm heart. She has a bright personality and ...
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating
Plot: investigation, serial killer, crimes, murder, prosecutor, forensics, fighting crime, crime investigation, murder investigation, partners against crime, uncover truth, police partner ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.1
 60K
Manhunt (2017)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An in-depth look at how an FBI profiler helped track down the terrorist Ted Kaczynski, the Unabomber.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, enigmatic, suspenseful ...
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, serial killer, federal bureau of investigation, mathematics, crime investigation, homicide detective, psychoanalysis, manhunt, fbi, true crime, fighting crime ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.2
 56K
Black Bird (2022)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 347 min.
TV show
Story: As Jimmy Keene begins a 10-year prison sentence, he gets an incredible offer: If he can elicit a confession from suspected killer Larry Hall, Jimmy will be freed. Completing this mission becomes the challenge of a lifetime.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing, psychological
Plot: serial killer, organized crime, criminal, informant, deal, plea bargain, murder investigation, fighting crime, bandit, criminal underworld, police investigation, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%