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Class of Lies (2019)
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Class of Lies (2019)
Original name: 미스터 기간제
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Ki Moo-Hyeok, a lawyer with a high winning rate, only cares about money. Due to a murder case at a high school which he deals with, his reputation as a lawyer hits rock bottom. To regain his good name as a lawyer, he sneaks into the high school and work as a temporary teacher. He tries to reveal a secret which the students have, and gets involved with Teacher Ha So-Hyun, a P.E. teacher who loves her students. They then face the students'secret.
Style: psychological, tense, twists and turns, dorama
Plot: teacher, investigation, justice, law enforcement, dual identity, crimes, chase, society, dark secret, hidden identity, baby, pretty girl, chick
Time: contemporary
Place: korea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, psychological, suspenseful and realistic films and TV series with plots about crimes, investigation, murder, law enforcement, police, crime and police investigation mostly in Drama, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like Class of Lies: Misty (2018), Age of Legends (2018), Flower of Evil (2020), Identity (2010), The Good Thieves (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Misty (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
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Duration: 60 min.
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Style: twists and turns, psychological, tense, dorama, unusual plot structure
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Age of Legends (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 40 min.
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Style: twists and turns, tense, psychological, disturbing
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Flower of Evil (2020)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Baik Hee Sung, an ordinary family man, is actually a psychopath whose past is dotted with crime and violence. His hopeless life changes completely after he meets his wife. He had to falsify everything about himself to marry her. His wife, Cha Ji ...
Style: dorama, unusual plot structure, tense, twists and turns, psychological
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Identity (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Identity is a British police procedural drama television series starring Aidan Gillen and Keeley Hawes, airing in the UK during July–August 2010. Concerning identity theft, the series was created and written by Ed Whitmore, a writer most noted for ...
Style: tense, psychological, serious, realistic, captivating ...
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The Good Thieves (2017)
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: The story centers on thieves who strike against people in high power who try to control Korea.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, sentimental
Audience: teens, girls' night
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
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Style: psychological, twists and turns, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: investigation, disappearance, partners, crimes, danger, mystery, abduction, intrigue, confined, betrayal, jealousy, murder ...
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Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
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Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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Style: captivating, psychological, serious, tense
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Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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Duration: 525 min.
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TV show
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TV show
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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