Movies and TV shows like Mare of Easttown

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Mare of Easttown (2021)
 8.5
 147K
Mare of Easttown (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A detective in a small Pennsylvania town investigates a local murder while trying to keep her life from falling apart.
Style: suspense, captivating, atmospheric, anthology
Plot: murder investigation, murder mystery, homicide detective, female detective, drug abuse, small town life, murder, small town, mother daughter relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, lesbian daughter, kidnapping, crime investigation, therapist, dysfunctional family, investigation, policewoman, teenage mother, catholic priest, family relations, deception, true crime, disappearance, father daughter incest, crimes ...
Place: pennsylvania

Most similar movies to Mare of Easttown

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, tense, suspense and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about murder investigation, murder mystery, investigation, crime investigation, murder, uncover truth and homicide detective mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Mare of Easttown: Marcella (2016), Gracepoint (2014), Sharp Objects (2018), Good Morning, Verônica (2020), The Closer (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: A writer gets caught up in a murder investigation involving his mentor, an esteemed American author. Based on the book of the same name, by Joël Dicker.
Style: captivating, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: murder investigation, murder, young girl, writers, uncover truth, evidence, seaside town, mentor, crime investigation, crime solving, murder mystery, framed for murder ...
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 7.4
 31K
Marcella (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Marcella is shocked to the core of her being when her husband Jason leaves her unexpectedly, confessing he no longer loves her. Heartbroken, Marcella returns to the Met’s Murder Squad. Ten years ago Marcella gave up her fast-tracked police career ...
Style: neo noir, tense, captivating, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: female detective, serial killer, female protagonist, murder, british police, murder investigation, homicide detective, female police detective, police investigation, ex husband ex wife relationship, police, female nudity ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 6K
Gracepoint (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When a young boy is found dead on an idyllic beach, a major police investigation gets underway in the small California seaside town where the tragedy occurred. Soon deemed a homicide, the case sparks a media frenzy, which throws the boy's ...
Style: tense, bleak, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: murder investigation, small town, murder, missing child, police investigation, mystery, murder mystery, small town life, social relations, homicide detective, crime investigation, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 8.1
 96K
Sharp Objects (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 421 min.
TV show
Story: Reporter Camille Preaker confronts the psychological demons from her past when she returns to her hometown to investigate the murders of two young girls.
Style: psychological, suspense, bleak, twists and turns, disturbing ...
Plot: murder investigation, hometown, mystery, mother daughter relationship, haunted by the past, self harm, journalist, murder, small town, self mutilation, alcoholic, serial killer ...
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Good Morning, Verônica (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: While hunting for a dating-site predator, an underused cop discovers a husband and wife with a horrific secret — and a web of conspiracy hiding it.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: domestic violence, violence against women, police, abuse, suicide, female protagonist, murder mystery, female detective, private investigation, crime solving, crime investigation, uncover truth ...
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 26K
The Closer (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Deputy Police Chief Brenda Jean Johnson transfers from Atlanta to LA to head up a special unit of the LAPD that handles sensitive, high-profile murder cases. Johnson's quirky personality and hard-nosed approach often rubs her colleagues the ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, sincere, realistic, tense ...
Plot: crime investigation, homicide detective, police investigation, female detective, policewoman, investigation, police detective, interrogation, crimes, workplace romance, murder, police station ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 89K
The Undoing (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 337 min.
TV show
Story: Grace and Jonathan Fraser are living the only lives they ever wanted. Overnight a chasm opens in their lives: a violent death and a chain of terrible revelations. Left behind in the wake of a spreading and very public disaster, Grace must dismantle ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, twists and turns, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: adultery, life turned upside down, murder investigation, murder, lie, husband wife relationship, therapist, secret, family relations, mother son relationship, mysterious disappearance, riddles and clues ...
Time: year 2019
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ordeal by Innocence (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Christmas 1954. Wealthy philanthropist Rachel Argyll is murdered at her family estate Sunny Point. Her adopted son Jack Argyll is arrested for her murder. He vehemently protests his innocence.
Style: tense, enigmatic, disturbing, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: murder mystery, whodunit, murder, alibi, secret, suspect, adopted son, country house, adoptive mother, crime investigation, homicide detective, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 1954, 50s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 8.3
 22K
Unforgotten (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: 'Unforgotten' follows modern police team DCI Cassie Stuart and DI Sunny Khan, who gradually unravel long-forgotten secrets which have a dramatic impact on their investigation and the four potential suspects. The slow revelation of the ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, clever ...
Plot: murder, cold case, murder mystery, murder investigation, missing person, investigation, police investigation, police, female police detective, father daughter relationship, uncover truth, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary, 70s, 2010s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 7K
The Break (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: The story is set in a small village in the Ardennes, where a young African footballer is found dead. If all clues lead first to suicide, a police officer just arrived from Brussels does not take long to discover that this is a murder.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: homicide detective, police, investigation, crime solving, partners against crime, murder investigation, unsolved crime, cold case, police partner, murder, teamwork, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 28K
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 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 6K
The Woods (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland, USA
Duration: 306 min.
TV show
Story: Paul Copeland is looking to solve the murder of his sister back in 1994.
Style: enigmatic, disturbing, suspense, tense
Plot: murder mystery, murder investigation, prosecutor, homicide detective, depression, murder, uncover truth, police detective, past coming back to haunt, police investigation, brutal murder, child murder ...
Place: warsaw poland, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 2K
London Kills (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: With a documentary style delivery, this drama tells the story of a team of top murder detectives with each episode featuring a different murder while also following a serialized story involving the lead detective’s missing wife.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, tense, exciting
Plot: homicide detective, murder, disappearance, murder investigation, police, crimes, suicide, death, partners against crime, investigation, murder mystery, assistant ...
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Miss Scarlet and the Duke (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When Eliza Scarlet’s father dies, he leaves her penniless, but she resolves to continue his detective agency. To operate in a male-dominated world, though, she needs a partner... step forward a detective known as the Duke. Eliza and The Duke ...
Style: colourful, entertaining, captivating, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, family outing, girls' night
Plot: female detective, victorian england, private detective, crime investigation, female police detective, detective agency, forensics, investigation, policewoman, crimes, adventure, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, future
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 3K
Jack Irish (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Jack Irish is a man getting his life back together again. A former criminal lawyer whose world imploded, he now spends his days as a part-time investigator, debt collector, apprentice cabinet maker, punter and sometime lover – the complete man ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: private detective, investigation, private investigation, mystery, crime solving, cold case, uncover truth, unsolved crime, crimes, homicide detective, life is a bitch, murder investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 3K
The Moorside (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Drama about the search in 2008 for missing Yorkshire schoolgirl Shannon Matthews and the surprising revelations the investigation unearthed.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: kidnapping, missing person, friendship, disappearance, murder mystery, crime investigation, murder investigation, investigation, unsolved crime, uncover truth, fighting crime, crime solving ...
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.7
 1K
The Thaw (2022)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Poland
Duration: 49 min.
TV show
Story: Set in Szczecin, Poland, the series begins after the body of a young woman is discovered under the melting ice. It asks ‘Who was she? Why did she die? Who did she leave behind?
Style: suspense, captivating, enigmatic, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: investigation, murder mystery, murder investigation, life is a bitch, uncover truth, problem, female police detective, crimes, female detective, sleuth, loss of child, homicide detective ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
TV show
Story: The show follows the adventures of Miss Jane Marple, an elderly spinster living in the quiet little village of St Mary Mead. During her many visits to friends and relatives in other villages, Miss Marple often stumbles upon mysterious murders which ...
Style: twists and turns, clever, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder mystery, who done it, riddles and clues, female detective, uncover truth, murder investigation, whodunit, murder, amateur detective, female protagonist, sleuth, crimes ...
Time: post world war two, 50s
Place: england, united kingdom, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
Concrete Evidence: A Fixer Upper Mystery (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: When Mac—Shannon’s new beau—first moved to Lighthouse Cove, he bought the historic lighthouse mansion that the town is named after. During renovation demolition, the bones of a teenage girl who went missing fifteen years ago were discovered. ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: death of sister, skeleton, crime investigation, mystery, murder, false accusation of murder, murder investigation, investigation, crime solving, child murder investigation, murder mystery, unsolved crime ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.1
 290
Nobody Knows (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Choi Su Jung, a 16-year-old high school student, is brutally murdered by a serial killer. Her friend Young Jin gets to take a phone call from the killer and says that she’ll find and kill him. Over two decades later, Young Jin has become a police ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, surprise ending, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, crimes, revenge, investigation, police, murder mystery, murder investigation, cruelty, surveillance, killing spree, police investigation, cold case ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Mallorca Files (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Amongst the vibrant international community of the eponymous Spanish island, a British and a German detective with very different approaches to policing have a clash of personalities. Despite - or perhaps because of - their very different ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: murder mystery, police investigation, police officer, female protagonist, teamwork, investigation, partners against crime, police partner, crime solving, policewoman, fighting crime, murder ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.0
 3K
Steppe (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Turkey
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Experienced chief of police Seyfi and newbie officer Nuri Pamir start to investigate the case of a child murder taking place in the city. The case brings them to Mr. Abbas and his daughter Dilara, who are well-known individuals in their circles.
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: murder, murderer, police, murder investigation, fighting crime, police partner, crimes, uncover truth, partners, crime investigation, police investigation, investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.6
 14K
Hinterland (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Tom Mathias comes to Aberystwyth having abandoned his life in London. He's a brilliant but troubled man. Despite his faults he is an excellent detective, who knows that the key to solving the crime lies not in where you look for truth, but how ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, tense, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: murder mystery, police investigation, crime investigation, homicide detective, forensics, partners against crime, hidden truth, investigation, police, law enforcement, crimes, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wales, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 4K
Coroner (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jenny Cooper investigates unexplained or sudden deaths in the city of Toronto. Fierce and quick-witted, Jenny is a newly-widowed single mother with secrets of her own to unearth.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, realistic, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: coroner, murder investigation, crimes, medical examiner, female police detective, death, investigation, crime investigation, murder, female protagonist, police detective, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Rizzoli & Isles (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Perhaps their strikingly different personalities make the relationship between detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles so effective. Jane, the only female cop in Boston's homicide division, is tough, relentless and rarely lets ...
Style: tense, captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: girls' night
Plot: female detective, partners against crime, police investigation, forensics, murder investigation, homicide detective, friends, investigation, policewoman, female protagonist, best friends, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Vanished by the Lake (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Homicide Detective Lise returns to her hometown for the first time since a local tragedy shattered her teens. Tragedy strikes again when a teenage girl vanishes under circumstances that mirror the disappearance of Lise's two best friends, Ana ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, captivating, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: female police detective, crime solving, investigation, confronting the past, mysterious disappearance, secret, small town, secret revealed, getting home, crime investigation, homicide detective, forensics ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.3
 35K
Columbo (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Columbo is a friendly, verbose, disheveled-looking police detective who is consistently underestimated by his suspects. Despite his unprepossessing appearance and apparent absentmindedness, he shrewdly solves all of his cases and secures all ...
Style: clever, captivating, cynical, suspenseful, witty ...
Audience: kids
Plot: police detective, homicide detective, mind game, murder investigation, crime investigation, murder, crime solving, riddles and clues, police protagonist, basset hound, crimes, uncover truth ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 396
Dry Water (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain, Portugal
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Paulo Duarte dies. An apparent suicide that does not convince anyone - neither the police nor his sister Teresa, who decides to leave her life in Lisbon to find out what really happened to her brother. Teresa is not mistaken and Paul's death ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing, suspense
Plot: suicide, murder investigation, investigation, partners against crime, crimes, brother sister relationship, murderer, crime investigation, interpol, uncover truth, murder, homicide detective ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Agatha Raisin (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Burnt out on office politics, Agatha Raisin retires early to a picturesque village in the Cotswolds and soon finds a second career as an amateur detective investigating mischief, mayhem, and murder in her deceptively quaint town.
Style: captivating, feel good, emotional, witty, entertaining ...
Plot: female detective, amateur detective, murder mystery, sleuth, mystery, crimes, murder, amateur sleuth, private investigation, murder investigation, suburbs, crime investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Detective Inspector Irene Huss (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Police investigator Irene Huss lives in Gothenburg, Sweden, and tries to balance between murder investigations and family life.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: police, police investigator, crime investigation, female protagonist, police procedural, policewoman, investigation, murder investigation, relationship vs career, secret revealed, crimes, family ...
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%