Movies and TV shows like The Summit 2008

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The Summit (2008)
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The Summit (2008)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Set on the eve of the next G8 Summit, this miniseries follows a mother's desperate struggle to bring justice to her murdered son, fallen victim to a corrupt pharmaceutical company.
Style: psychological, thought provoking, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: corruption, forgery, survival, investigation, secret, human experiment, conspiracy, journalism, investigative journalism, justice, child abuse, experiment gone awry, medical experiment, expose, investigative reporter, romancing partners, pharmaceutical company

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, captivating and tense films and TV series with plots about investigation, danger, crimes, murder, dishonesty, police and corruption mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Summit: Bitter Daisies (2018), Thou Shalt Not Kill (2015), The Head (2020), Undercover (2016), The Mechanism (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bitter Daisies (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: While investigating the disappearance of a teen girl in a tight-knit Galician town, a Civil Guard officer uncovers secrets linked to a loss of her own.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: police detective, child abduction, investigation, justice, rescue, crimes, danger, parents and children, race against time, hopes
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, corruption, dishonesty, undercover, justice, crimes, brutality, disorder, danger, society, murder, investigation ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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The Head (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, Japan
TV show
Story: Ten scientists trapped in a mobile science laboratory at the South Pole realize that one among them is a killer.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, mysterious, scary ...
Plot: fear, survival, investigation, murder, search, mystery, climate change, mysterious event, danger, deadly, research laboratory, catastrophe ...
Place: antarctica, south pole, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.9
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Undercover (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
TV show
Story: Undercover follows Maya, the first black Director Of Public Prosecutions. Just as she is about to take up the post and her life comes under intense public scrutiny, she learns that that her husband Nick has been lying to her for years. Twenty years ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, psychological
Plot: conspiracy, undercover, cover-up, undercover cop, courtroom, uncover truth, danger, suspicion, investigation, crimes, rivalry, death sentence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: louisiana, cornwall, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 8.4
 36K
The Mechanism (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: A scandal erupts in Brazil during an investigation of alleged government corruption via oil and construction companies. Loosely inspired by true events.
Style: disturbing, tense, suspense, suspenseful, propaganda film
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: corruption, society, dishonesty, investigation, rivalry, good versus evil, danger, politician, police investigation, border, businessman, propaganda ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: brazil, sao paulo brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Designated Survivor: 60 Days (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: An explosion at the National Assembly kills everyone in the cabinet, leaving Park Mu-jin, the Minister of Environment, to become the next president. Park Mu-jin is a scientist-turned-politician who has no ambitions in politics, but as the acting ...
Style: political thriller, captivating, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: president, counter terrorism, conspiracy, terrorist attack, survivor, justice, investigation, catastrophe, danger, family relations, crimes, terrorism ...
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Project Orpheus (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
TV show
Story: A group of five top medicine students is admitted to a prestigious program. They'll be working for a renowned professor who turns out to have a secret agenda. The students soon discover a extremely dangerous experiment called Project Orpheus
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: near death experience, experiment, human experiment, medical, medical student, back from the dead, hospital, doctor, medical experiment, doctors and patients, medicine, doctors ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.8
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The Rook (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: After waking in a park with total amnesia — and surrounded by dead bodies, all wearing latex gloves — a young woman must fight to uncover her past, and resume her position at the head of Britain’s most secret (supernatural) service before the ...
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: secret service, secret, amnesia, investigation, murder, adaptation, supernatural, fantasy world, danger, job, erased memory, british secret service ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 557
Suits (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Choi Kyung Seo is a legendary lawyer at the top law firm in South Korea. He has charisma and an attractive appearance. He hires Go Yeon Woo as a rookie lawyer for the law firm. Go Yeon Woo has excellent memory.
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: adaptation, escapades, lawyer, rivalry, corruption, justice, dishonesty, greed, youth, life philosophy, disorder, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.8
 2K
Trauma (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: A three-part drama set in the trauma unit of a London hospital, a grieving father blames a high-achieving trauma consultant for the death of his teenage son.
Style: captivating, suspense, disturbing, psychological, psychological thriller ...
Plot: obsession, bereavement, class differences, revenge, stalker, doctors, death of son, psychological trauma, family problems, family, medical, african american ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.4
 3K
The Method (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
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: suspense, psychological, exciting, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: investigation, mental illness, serial killer, danger, psychosis, murder, haunted by the past, brutality, crimes, human nature, uncover truth, good versus evil ...
Time: year 2015
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.3
 4K
The Cry (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia
Duration: 231 min.
TV show
Story: The disappearance of a baby from a small coastal town in Australia is the catalyst for a journey into the disintegrating psychology of a young couple as they deal with an unthinkable tragedy under both the white light of public scrutiny and behind ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, compassionate
Plot: missing child, wife husband relationship, desperation, saving a life, uncover truth, investigation, husband wife relationship, accusation, teenage daughter, wife, ex husband ex wife relationship, young wife
Place: australia, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
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Injustice (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: On the surface William Travers is a picture of success. An accomplished criminal barrister happily living with his wife in rural Suffolk. However, Travers is still recovering from a traumatic series of events that have shaken his belief in the legal ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, serious, rough ...
Plot: courtroom drama, conspiracy, police investigation, lawsuit, courtroom, murder, legal, haunted by the past, law enforcement, police brutality, vicious, injustice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.5
 7K
Montage (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A woman's child is kidnapped and killed after paying the ransom. 15 years later, a mysterious figure is seen visiting the site of killing and another kidnapping occurs using the same methods. The woman teams up with a detective to catch the ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, rough
Plot: child abduction, investigation, police detective, unsolved crime, parents and children, rescue, justice, crimes, race against time, hopes
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.8
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1983 (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Twenty years after a devastating terrorist attack in 1983 that halted the course of Poland’s liberation and the subsequent downfall of the Soviet Union, an idealistic law student Kajetan and a disgraced police investigator Anatol stumble upon a ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, neo noir
Plot: polish, terrorist attack, communism, femme fatale, law student, investigation, killings, police, neo-noir, childhood friend, human, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century
Place: poland, warsaw poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 8.2
 19K
Locked Up (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: Set up to take the blame for corporate fraud, young Macarena Ferreiro is locked up in a high-security women's prison surrounded by tough, ruthless criminals in this tense, provocative Spanish thriller.
Style: psychological, suspense, rough, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: female prisoner, prison, prison guard, prisoner, corruption, female homosexuality, jail, brutality, dishonesty, life is a bitch, false accusation, lesbian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.0
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Whirpool (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A group of investigators finds murdered teenagers in a city collector. Unraveling this case step by step, the police faces an unconditional evil - a whirlpool of a big city, which sucks and destroys the weak - those whom no one loves and does not ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, enigmatic
Plot: investigator, investigation, crime investigation, characters murdered one by one, evil force, murder mystery, fear, life is a bitch, serial killer, uncover truth, maniac, evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The China Syndrome (1979)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A modern nightmare nearly becomes reality in this tension-filled story about an "incident" at a nuclear power plant. Jane Fonda stars as Kimberly Wells, an ambitious TV reporter covering a story on energy sources, who is present at the ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: radiation, conspiracy, investigation, danger, journalism, media, control room, politics, nuclear, uncover truth, swat team, power plant ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 7.8
 1K
False Flag (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Israel
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: The series, loosely based on the true story of the assassination in Dubai of a senior Hamas official Mahmoud al-Mabhouh - the co-founder of military wing of the Islamist Palestinian group Hamas on 19 January 2010, revolves around five ordinary ...
Style: serious, suspense, exciting, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: mossad, secret agents, secret agent, dual identity, investigation, criminal, terrorist group, hostage, crime, abduction, crimes, dishonesty ...
Place: israel, iran, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.5
 2K
Press (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: The lives of the editors and journalists working at a left-leaning broadsheet and a populist tabloid.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, captivating, psychological
Plot: newspaper editor, journalist, newspaper reporter, journalism, ambition, ratings, uncover truth, relationship vs career, boss, workplace situations, workplace, investigative journalism ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.1
 3K
Devils (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, UK
TV show
Story: After being implicated in a deadly scandal, a trader at a leading London bank fights to clear his name, but instead uncovers an intercontinental conspiracy masterminded by powerful forces operating in the shadows.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, disturbing
Plot: finance, conspiracy, businessman, bank manager, money, job, coping, scandal, partners in crime, abuse of power, fired from the job, blackmail ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.4
 2K
Greyzone (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: When a brilliant drone engineer, Victoria, is taken hostage in her own home, a series of dangerous events are set into motion in this high octane thriller.
Style: exciting, suspense, disturbing, serious, brutal
Plot: terrorism, hostage, anxiety, deal, danger, criminal, investigation, blackmail, hi-tech, weapons, extortion, truck
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.8
 4K
The K2 (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A patriotic bodyguard who was abandoned by his country and colleagues, a hidden daughter of leading Presidential candidate who regards love as a tool for revenge, and the First Lady contender who hides her ambition and charisma behind a kind and ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: bodyguard, politician, corruption, protector, political intrigue, first lady, investigation, rivalry, crimes, danger, government corruption, political candidate ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Parallax View (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ambitious reporter, investigating a senator's assassination, realizes witnesses to the shooting are systematically dying and discovers a multi-million dollar corporation which serves as a front for the recruitment of political assassins.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: politics, political conspiracy, conspiracy, senator, investigation, corruption, murder, assassination, political corruption, undercover, reporter, political intrigue ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, seattle, usa, united states, seattle washington ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.8
 1K
The Sleepers (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In this spy thriller, Marie and her husband Victor return from exile to Czechoslovakia on the cusp of the Velvet Revolution — but when the couple gets in a car accident, Marie wakes up from a coma to find her husband mysteriously gone.
Style: neo noir, captivating, disturbing, psychological, tense
Plot: investigation, secret police, espionage, female protagonist, female nudity, spy, propaganda, missing person, female full frontal nudity, private investigation, russophobia
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: czechoslovakia, europe, prague, central europe, prague czechoslovakia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.0
 1K
Death Note (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Light Yagami is an ordinary university student. One day, he receives a death note which changes his life. The death note awakens his warped sense of justice and genius. He becomes murderer Kira and punishes criminals. L is a well known private ...
Style: psychological thriller, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, justice, supernatural, arrogance, vigilante, fighting crime, moral dilemma, mind game, standoff, student, police detective, deity ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
 1K
Face to Face (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Bjørn investigates the killing of his daughter. People around him believe she might have committed suicide, but he doesn't accept that. Both the stakes and the suspense rise relentlessly as Bjørn inches closer to the truth.
Style: suspense, psychological, disturbing, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, death of daughter, murder, police, obsession, vengeance, danger, life is a bitch, crimes, disorder, secret, intrigue ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.3
 1K
Top Dog (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A mysterious disappearance makes two completely separate worlds collide, creating an extremely odd couple – the lawyer Emily and recently released convict Teddy. They have two opposing desires. She wants up. He wants out. She wants to secure her ...
Style: psychological, captivating, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Plot: lawyer, criminal underworld, investigation, family tragedy, ex convict, career, crime boss, brother brother relationship, attorney, conspiracy, law firm, prison ...
Time: 21st century
Place: sweden, stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.7
 1K
Good Cop (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A dutiful Liverpool beat cop discovers what he is truly capable of after his partner is brutally murdered in a targeted attack by a local gang.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense, rough ...
Plot: loss of friend, crimes, rivalry, police, life turned upside down, vigilantism, law enforcement, revenge, investigation, murder, danger, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, liverpool
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Death of a Pilgrim (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland
Duration: 233 min.
TV show
Story: A Nordic crime mini-series on the murder of Swedish Prime Minister Olof Palme and the fall of the welfare state.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: murder, investigation, archive footage, multiple time frames, secret police, police protagonist, special unit, murder mystery, uncover truth, minister, danger, swedish police ...
Time: 80s, year 1986, year 1985, 2010s
Place: stockholm sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%