Movies and TV shows like The Pleasure Principle

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The Pleasure Principle (2019)
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The Pleasure Principle (2019)
Original name: Zasada przyjemności
Genre: Crime
Country: Poland, Czech Republic, Ukraine
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: Mysterious murders has been committed in four post-communist cities: Warsaw, Prague, Odesa, and Leipzig. The investigations are carried out by three absolutely different in many aspects criminal police officers. Independently of one another, they soon come to the conclusion that all four murders are connected. Now, to solve the crimes they have to work together.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspense, suspenseful, rough
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, investigation, teamwork, investigator, killing spree, police investigator, killer on the loose, murder, police detective, crimes, murder investigation, police officer, dishonesty, deadly, male nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: prague, ukraine, poland, czech republic, warsaw poland, central europe, prague czech republic

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, suspense and captivating films and TV series with plots about crimes, police investigation, murder, investigation, serial killer, murder investigation and police detective mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Pleasure Principle: Signal (2018), Rabbies (2017), 100 Code (2015), Satan's Stratagem (2009), Wicked City (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Signal (2018)
Genre: Crime
Country: Japan
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Story: Two detectives communicate through a walkie-talkie to solve a cold case. One detective exists in the present day and the other detective exists 15 years in the past.
Style: tense, suspenseful, intellectual, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, serial killer, police investigation, police detective, law enforcement, uncover truth, who done it, crimes, track down, murder investigation, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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Rabbies (2017)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 56 min.
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Story: Although Czech republic is country free of rabbies, some cases of infected animals appear near one of villages in Sumava region. Virologist Pavel Rogl, that is in his thirties, has task to inspect the situation, supervise the vaccination and find ...
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, serious
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Place: central europe
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100 Code (2015)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: New York, USA. Stockholm, Sweden. Over the past twelve months young, blonde, blue-eyed women have been found dead in a meadow where Asphodel flowers grow. New York Detective Tommy Conley gets a special dispensation from the NYPD to go observe and ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, partners against crime, murder, crime, crimes, law enforcement, forensics, father daughter relationship, partners, psychopath, victim ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe
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Satan's Stratagem (2009)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Czech Republic
TV show
Story: Ďáblova lest is a Czech crime movie. The movie was making in Benedict's abbeys of Saint Václav in Broumov, the Church of Saint Margaret in Podlažice and City Museum, Chrast by Chrudim.
Style: suspense, captivating, contemplative, exciting
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Wicked City (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: “Wicked City” follows a unique case set in a noteworthy era of L.A. history, starting with a murder case from 1982 centered on the rock ’n’ roll, cocaine-infused revelry of the Sunset Strip. Alliances are formed to solve a serial murder case.
Style: suspense, captivating, realistic, tense, erotic
Plot: serial killer, police, murder investigation, police detective, murder, crimes, danger, couples, uncover truth, friendship, violence, killer ...
Time: 80s, year 1982
Place: los angeles, usa
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Sneaky Pete (2015)
Genre: Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A con man on the run from a vicious gangster takes cover from his past by assuming the identity of his prison cellmate, Pete, “reuniting” with Pete’s estranged family, a colorful, dysfunctional group that threatens to drag him into a world ...
Style: twists and turns, captivating, ironic, melancholic, suspenseful
Plot: gambling, escapades, family relations, dishonesty, investigation, family problems, crimes, danger, thief, con artists, greed, adaptation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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From Darkness (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 233 min.
TV show
Story: The story of Claire Church, a former police officer who moves away to the remote Western Isles in an attempt to escape the past and violence that still haunts her. Soon, Claire is pulled back into an investigation she thought she long left behind, ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspense, disturbing, unusual plot structure ...
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Place: scotland
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The Pembrokeshire Murders (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
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: psychological, tense, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful
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Time: 2000s
Place: britain, wales, united kingdom
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Slad (2018)
Genre: Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
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Forensic Heroes IV (2020)
Genre: Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The forensics team and the crime team on Hong Kong's police force are challenged once again as the squad is staffed with new personnel. This time, the crime-solving police force led by Go Sir, Dr. Man, and King Sir, who all work together with ...
Style: captivating, tense, intellectual, unusual plot structure, disturbing ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Five Daughters (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
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Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Vienna Crime Squad (2005)
Genre: Crime
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: SOKO Donau is an Austrian television series.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
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45%
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The Defected (2019)
Genre: Crime
Country: China, Hong Kong
TV show
Story: A thrilling story revolving around a policeman who becomes embroiled in a conspiracy plaguing the high-ranking officials due to an incident that almost cost him his life.
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Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Arne Dahl: Bad Blood (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: An American serial killer is on board a plane from New York to Stockholm. Without a proper identification and with great urgency A-group try to locate this passenger before Sweden inadvertently imports it's first American serial killer. The ...
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Thorne: Sleepyhead (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, Canada, USA
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Cherif (2013)
Genre: Crime
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Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Police Captain Kader Cherif knows the city like the back of his hand, and, as someone could say, never leaves his duty, because his apartment located on the first floor of the building opposite to the police station. He is assigned to investigate ...
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Genre: Crime
Country: Poland
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The Valhalla Murders (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: An Oslo detective with a painful past returns to his native Iceland to help a dedicated cop hunt a serial killer with a link to a mysterious photo.
Style: disturbing, captivating, realistic, suspenseful, rough
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Manhunt (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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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, rough, disturbing, captivating ...
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M - A City Hunts a Murderer (2019)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 292 min.
TV show
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The Chief (2011)
Genre: Crime
Country: Russia
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Style: captivating, thought provoking, tense, disturbing, realistic ...
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Time: contemporary
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DCI Banks (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A thrilling drama based on the novels by Peter Robinson. Stephen Tompkinson and Andrea Lowe star as the tenacious and stubborn Chief Inspector Alan Banks and the feisty and headstrong Detective Sergeant Annie Cabbot.
Style: tense, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: police detective, policewoman, police investigation, mystery, serial killer, deadly, female partner, murder, crimes, law enforcement, crime, murder investigation ...
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Chasing Shadows (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Chasing Shadows' follows a team of special operatives who are tracking down serial killers.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, crime investigation, partners, murder, missing person, police investigation, crime, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, murder investigation, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Research Unit (2006)
Genre: Crime
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: The police work of a special Gendarmerie unit that operates in Bordeaux, their complicated cases and the interpersonal relationships established among the team members.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
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Cold Case ~Shinjitsu no Tobira~ (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Yuri Ishikawa and her team try to crack unresolved cold cases in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, contemplative, captivating
Plot: police, murder investigation, police procedural, investigation, cold case, crimes, violence, law enforcement, track down, partners against crime, chase, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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Whitechapel (2009)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Whitechapel is a British television drama series produced by Carnival Films, in which detectives in London's Whitechapel district deal with murders which replicate historical crimes. The first series was first broadcast in the UK on 2 February ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, police detective, forensics, murder investigation, victim, manhunt, jack the ripper, crimes, team, law enforcement, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, victorian era
Place: england, london, europe, east end london
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Magic Man (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to see magic idol Krell Darius perform his world-famous magic act, a beautiful aspiring young-magician, Tatiana, travels from New York to Las Vegas with her closest friends, BFFs, Elena and Vera. As the layers of illusion unfold, so too do ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Arne Dahl: A Midsummer Night Dream (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 115 min.
TV show
Story: A series of brutal murders of Polish women who secretly hiding in Sweden becomes the new A - team first case. The victims prove to be key witnesses in a major lawsuit against the Polish mafia . Three of them have been found murdered in the space of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, gloomy
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Lens (2014)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: The 25-year-old son of a respected police officer reluctantly joins the force as a traffic photographer after repeatedly failing to get into film school in this intriguing Czech crime drama series.
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspense
Plot: photographer, investigation, coworker relationship, police investigator, colleague colleague relationship, investigator, police, 25 year old, police station, female detective, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century
Place: prague, czech republic, prague czech republic, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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