Movies and TV shows like Safe 2018

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Safe (2018)
 7.3
 35K
Safe (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 356 min.
TV show
Story: After his daughter goes missing, a widower begins uncovering the dark secrets of the people closest to him.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, suspense, witty, tense, talky, compassionate, dark
Plot: missing daughter, missing person, parents and children, security, neighbor, investigation, father, mystery, female detective, father daughter relationship, mysterious disappearance, suspect, private investigation, uncover truth, family relations, disappearance, family problems, missing child, teenager, daughter, crime, crimes

Most similar movies to Safe

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, suspense and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about investigation, crimes, uncover truth, murder, missing person, mystery and family relations mostly in Drama, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Safe: The Missing (2014), The Five (2016), The Cry (2018), The Bay (2019), Keeping Faith (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.2
 23K
The Missing (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A gripping anthological relationship thriller series exploring the emotional fallout of a child's abduction not only on the family but on the wider community, told over two time frames.
Style: twists and turns, serious, realistic, suspenseful, emotional ...
Plot: missing child, missing person, investigation, abduction, police detective, child abduction, crimes, family relations, journalist, child abuse, police, life turned upside down ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary, year 2014, year 2009 ...
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 9K
The Five (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When they were twelve years old, Mark, Pru, Danny and Slade were out together in the park. Mark’s five-year-old brother, Jesse, was annoying them. They were mean – told him to get lost. Jesse ran away. He was gone. Never seen again. Twenty years ...
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, twists and turns, colourful
Plot: childhood friends, childhood friend, murder, missing person, investigation, crime, crimes, police detective, relationships, mystery, twists & turns, mysterious villain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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 ⇓
75%
 7.1
 5K
The Bay (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Family Liaison Officer Lisa Armstrong becomes a little too emotionally involved with a case (to the point where she might compromise it) concerning a pair of missing Morecambe twins to whose distraught parents she is assigned.
Style: twists and turns, clever, realistic, tense, bleak ...
Plot: missing person, courtroom drama, policewoman, investigation, police investigation, social relations, uncover truth, family relations, parents and children, disappearance, mystery, law enforcer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Movie in collections
Keeping Faith (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Faith, a small-town Welsh lawyer, is forced to cut short her extended maternity leave when her husband and business partner, Evan, goes missing. As the truth of his actions surface, Faith must fight to protect her family and her sanity.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: lawyer, missing person, female lawyer, investigation, family, mystery, pregnancy, husband wife relationship, couples, crimes, dishonesty, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: domestic violence, suicide, police, female protagonist, abuse, private investigation, female detective, murder mystery, family relations, witness, cold case, crime investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Disappearance (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Set in Lyon, the show traces the increasing trauma of the Morel family who fall apart when their 17-year-old daughter fails to return home from a night out. As the hours pass and the police investigation builds, The Disappearance explores every ...
Style: psychological, twists and turns, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: investigation, disappearance, partners, crimes, danger, mystery, abduction, intrigue, confined, betrayal, jealousy, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Case Histories (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Case Histories is a British drama television series based on the Jackson Brodie detective novels by Kate Atkinson. It stars Jason Isaacs as Jackson Brodie.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, touching, gloomy ...
Plot: riddles and clues, uncover truth, investigation, private detective, investigator, missing person, haunted by the past, search, disappearance, crimes, suspicion, fist fighting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
La caza. Monteperdido (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: The unsolved case of two girls who disappeared from the Pyrenee town of Monteperdido five years ago is reopened when one of them reappears.
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: investigation, danger, child in peril, missing child, small town life, mysterious disappearance, fear, crime investigation, disorder, death, uncover truth, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
 4K
Jordskott (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Finland, UK, Norway
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Inspector Eva Thörnblad returns to Silver Height seven years after her daughter Josefine disappeared by a lake in the woods. The body was never found and the girl was believed to have drowned. Now a boy has vanished without a trace and ...
Style: bleak, twists and turns, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: missing child, small town, uncover truth, police investigation, murder, crimes, family problems, danger, riddles and clues, serial killer, deadly, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, scandinavia, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.8
 11K
The Capture (2019)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When soldier Shaun Emery's conviction for a murder in Afghanistan is overturned due to flawed video evidence, he returns to life as a free man with his young daughter. But when damning CCTV footage from a night out in London comes to light, ...
Style: twists and turns, captivating, suspense, intense
Plot: ex soldier, investigation, lawyer, murder, security camera, stalking, police, capture, court, suspicion of murder, mentally unstable, evidence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.0
 840
Amber (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Ireland
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: The disappearance of 14 year old Amber Bailey sets off a two-year search during which her family will go through unimaginable pressures. As the days, months and years progress the mystery deepens, and strange and terrifying clues come to light, ...
Style: psychological, emotional, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: missing person, family relations, parents and children, missing daughter, family problems, missing child, suburbs, teenage girl, reporter, investigation, crimes, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Baghdad Central (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Shortly after the fall of Saddam Hussein, Iraqi ex-policeman Muhsin al-Khafaji has lost everything and is battling daily to keep himself and his sick daughter, Mrouj safe. But when he learns that his estranged elder daughter Sawsan is missing ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, suspense, neo noir, entertaining
Plot: father daughter relationship, criminal, crimes, investigation, uncover truth, fighting crime, father and daughter, crime investigation, parents and children, neo-noir, based on a novel, police inspector ...
Time: 2000s, year 2003
Place: baghdad iraq, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 ⇓
27%
 7.5
 6K
Cruel Summer (2021)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: An unconventional thriller that takes place over three summers — 1993-95 — in a small Texas town when a beautiful popular teen, Kate, is abducted and, seemingly unrelated, a girl, Jeanette, goes from being a sweet, awkward outlier to the most ...
Style: psychological thriller, suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: summer, kidnapped woman, small town, disappearance, social relations, unsolved mystery, abduction, small town life, mysterious disappearance, mystery, teenager, teenagers ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 10K
Channel Zero (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Inspired by Brian Russell’s Creepypasta tale, Channel Zero: No-End House tells the story of a young woman named Margot Sleator, who visits the No End House, a bizarre house of horrors that consists of a series of increasingly disturbing rooms. ...
Style: suspense, enigmatic, tense, mystical, disturbing ...
Plot: supernatural, missing person, small town, monster, kidnapping, child in peril, private investigation, mysterious disappearance, paranormal investigation, abduction, supernatural horror, family problems ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Frankie Drake Mysteries (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Toronto’s only female private detective in the 1920s takes on the cases the police don’t want or can’t handle. From airplanes and booze running to American G-men, Communists and union busters, Frankie’s fearless sense of adventure gets her ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, captivating, tense, light
Plot: female detective, private detective, crime solving, investigation, female protagonist, mother daughter relationship, adventure, uncover truth, chase, pursuit, female partner
Time: 1920s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Defending Jacob (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 402 min.
TV show
Story: A family’s lives are irreparably disrupted when the 14-year-old son is accused of murdering a fellow classmate.
Style: suspense, serious, social, captivating
Plot: police investigation, murder investigation, death, husband wife relationship, assistant district attorney, false accusation of murder, investigation, parents and children, father son relationship, murder, suspect, family relations ...
Time: 2020s
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 4K
Hidden (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: DI Cadi John and DC Owen Vaughan try to solve a case involving Mali Pryce, a young woman whose body was discovered in a stream in the woods.
Style: enigmatic, psychological, twists and turns, macabre, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, father daughter relationship, police, manipulations, investigation, crimes, mysterious death, small town, family secret, agent, murder mystery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
 869
Hidden (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: When a mysterious lawyer Gina Hawkes turns up asking Harry to find a missing alibi witness for her client he agrees to take on the job but is unwittingly drawn into investigating the death of his brother 20 years ago. Harry quickly finds himself ...
Style: tense, twists and turns, captivating, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, haunted by the past, conspiracy, lawyer, lawyers and clients, legal, who to trust, investigation, political conspiracy, murder, politics, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.7
 1K
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, captivating, suspense, exciting, tense
Plot: murder, disappearance, murder investigation, homicide detective, police, crimes, murder mystery, assistant, suicide, death, partners against crime, investigation ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.3
 2K
DNA (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark, France
Duration: 321 min.
TV show
Story: Five years after his daughter disappeared, a mistake in the National Police's DNA register makes it possible for the officer Rolf to finally find out what happened to her.
Style: contemplative, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: missing child, missing daughter, ex husband ex wife relationship, police detective, loss of daughter, missing person, child trafficking, law enforcement, police officer, revenge, crimes, uncover truth ...
Time: 2010s
Place: denmark, poland, copenhagen, copenhagen denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 7.2
 7K
Deadwind (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland, Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: When Sofia Karppi, a detective in her 30's who is trying to get over her husband's death, discovers the body of a young woman on a construction site, she triggers a chain of events that threatens to destroy her life again.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Plot: homicide detective, murder, female detective, police dog, missing person, police, family relations, childhood trauma, secret past, revenge, widow, danger ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: finland, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Movie in collections
Top of the Lake (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Australia, New Zealand, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A woman haunted by her past, Detective Robin Griffin, investigates complex and unsettling cases.
Style: captivating, clever, bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: police detective, police investigation, crime, missing child, female detective, disappearance, policewoman, life is a bitch, self discovery, sexual abuse, mystery, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.4
 265
Mamon (2015)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: While investigating the privatization of energy giant Central Energy, journalist Petra Vlčka uncovers corruption involving his brother the CEO.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: journalist, organized crime, investigation, conspiracy, private investigation, family secret, political unrest, dark secret, political intrigue, criminal, mystery, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.5
 2K
Collision (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 201 min.
TV show
Story: Collision is a five-part television drama miniseries, which debuted on ITV & UTV in November 2009. In the same month, it was also on PBS as a series in two parts. It tells the story of a group of strangers whose lives intertwine following a ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns, tense, serious
Plot: police detective, road accident, police investigation, smuggling, traffic accident, police, car accident, life is a bitch, crimes, uncover truth, stranger, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Long Island Serial Killer: A Mother's Hunt for Justice (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Story: The Long Island Serial Killer: A Mother’s Hunt for Justice tells the story of Mari Gilbert’s search for the truth behind what happened to her daughter Shannan, a sometime escort who disappeared after a ‘date’ on Long Island. After Shannan ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: mystery, evidence, missing person, murder investigation, murder mystery, mysterious disappearance, serial murder, crime investigation, unsolved crime, missing girl, missing child, detective inspector ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
A Rooster for Esculapio (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina
TV show
Story: A young working-class man comes from Misiones (an Argentinian province) to Buenos Aires, with a fighting rooster, looking for his brother, and gets involved with low life characters, who introduce him to a world of crime.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: mafia, gang, organized crime, cold case, bandit, crime solving, gang war, loss of brother, criminal, private investigation, investigation, uncover truth ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.3
 348
The Sculptress (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Olive Martin (Quirke), a heavily overweight young woman is convicted of killing and butchering her mother and sister and sentenced to life imprisonment. However, when she is assigned to write a book about her life, author Rosalind Leigh (Goodall) ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: prison, murder, writers, innocence, frame up, death in the family, prison life, confined, investigation, mystery, crime, journalism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
An Inspector Calls (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A mysterious Inspector investigates the wealthy Birling family and their dinner guests following the suicide of a young woman.
Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, thought provoking, serious, talky ...
Plot: plot twist, investigation, uncover truth, law enforcement, family problems, introspection, haunted by the past, inspector, suicide, justice, rich and poor, dishonesty ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1912
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%