Movies like The Stronghold

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The Stronghold (2020)
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The Stronghold (2020)
Original name: BAC Nord
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A police brigade working in the dangerous northern neighborhoods of Marseille, where the level of crime is higher than anywhere else in France.
Style: tense, unusual plot structure, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: police, crimes, danger, law enforcement, police officer, partners against crime, vengeance, friendship, violence, investigation, death, friends, murder investigation, partners, graphic violence, chase, track down, murder, society, chases and races, who done it, police investigation, deadly, police detective, buddy cop ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, suspenseful, suspense and psychological films with plots about crimes, murder, law enforcement, police investigation, chase, investigation and police detective mostly in Crime, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Stronghold: Villain (2017), Choke (2020), Ebar Shabor (2015), Bodies at Rest (2019), McDonald & Dodds (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Villain (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 143 min.
Story: ADGP Mathew Manjooran, returns to work after a seven-month sabbatical, only to take voluntary retirement. His last day has him investigating a case involving triple murder, including a police officer. Soon a pattern emerges and each clue also links ...
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, exciting, contemplative
Plot: murder investigation, ex-cop, police investigation, serial killer, society, track down, graphic violence, interrogation, who done it, evidence, investigation, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
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Choke (2020)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The lines between reality and fiction, and good and bad blur when both a nihilistic detective and a serial killer's affairs with a mysterious girl overlap.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, psychotronic, scary ...
Plot: graphic violence, serial killer, danger, who done it, murder investigation, death, society, vengeance, partners, track down, murder, deadly ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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93%
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Ebar Shabor (2015)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: A very much experienced police detective Mr. Shabor Dasgupta (Actor-Saswata Chatterjee) is assigned to do the task of solving the mystery of the murder of Mitali Ghosh (Actress-Swastika Mukherjee),who is a woman with a messy past life, who was ...
Style: contemplative, tense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, psychological ...
Plot: murder, murder victim, murder mystery, blood, investigation, murder investigation, law enforcement, graphic violence, uncover truth, track down, death, heroes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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Bodies at Rest (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Working in the morgue, a hardworking forensics expert and his assistant are suddenly accosted by masked intruders who demand access to a body involved in a recent crime.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, exciting, unusual plot structure
Plot: police shootout, security guard killed, police officer, murder, criminal, police detective, evidence, murder investigation, organized crime, revenge, graphic violence, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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McDonald & Dodds (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Two detectives, DCI McDonald and DS Dodds, who seemingly have nothing in common, are thrown together and forge a rumbustious friendship and entertaining partnership in this two-part British detective drama miniseries set in modern-day Bath.
Style: tense, disturbing, intellectual, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: female police detective, police, odd couple, detective sergeant, friendship, police detective, partners, partners against crime, who done it, inspector, police investigation, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
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74%
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Nemesis (2021)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An underworld kingpin's past catches up with him when he returns to London, igniting an explosive chain of events which ends in revenge and murder.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, unusual plot structure, tense, suspense ...
Plot: revenge, danger, graphic violence, murder, chase, crimes, death, deadly, vengeance, murderer, violence, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe
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74%
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Kill Kane (2016)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A teacher's world is torn apart when his wife and children are brutally murdered at the hands of a ruthless gang. Left for dead and with no one to turn to, he takes matters into his own hands and hits the streets in search of justice.
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful
Plot: revenge, investigation, teacher, murder, gang, investigator, murder investigation, violence, uncover truth, who done it, vengeance, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Invincible Dragon (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The undercover agent with dragon tattoo Kowloon continually helped the police to solve mysterious cases, which made him known as a rising star. However, his impulsive personality dragged him into endless troubles. He got himself into fights with the ...
Style: exciting, contemplative, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: police officer, police shootout, police officer killed, murder investigation, serial killer, revenge, who done it, suspicion, law enforcer, vengeance, track down, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Entanglement (2011)
Genre: Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A member of a therapy group is found dead. A prosecutor and a police officer try to solve the mystery of his death.
Style: suspense, tense, contemplative, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: murder investigation, police officer, sniper, escapades, police investigation, track down, evidence, murder mystery, murderer, crimes, police detective, partners ...
Time: 21st century
Place: poland
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69%
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Mea Culpa (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Franck and Simon are both good cops. They work as partners. But their lives take a tailspin when Simon, driving drunk, causes a tragic car wreck. A few years later, out of the police, he is forced to take matters into his own hands when his family ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, vigilantism, partners, crimes, rivalry, danger, law enforcement, graphic violence, witnessing a crime, life turned upside down, car accident, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Jesse (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Nassau County, New York Police detective Jesse turns vigilante as she investigates her brother's murder and enters into a world of crime, corruption, and shocking deception.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, suspense
Plot: female police detective, female vigilante, police officer, drug deal, police detective, murder investigation, nypd, who done it, vengeance, evidence, heroes, murder mystery ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Deception of the Novelist (2019)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Deception of the Novelist revolves around Justin’s character as a famous novelist who receives a large inheritance after his father’s passing. He rents out one of his inherited properties to a Japanese/Chinese woman named Elaine and they ...
Style: suspense, psychological, contemplative, unusual plot structure, tense
Plot: murder investigation, testimony, evidence, youth, revenge, death, victim, suspicion, partners against crime, murder mystery, police officer, track down ...
Time: 21st century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 ...
Plot: forensics, police, crimes, partners, murder investigation, police detective, friendship, partners against crime, police officer, police investigation, who done it, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Paris Countdown (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Unable to repay their debts, Milan and Victor, best friends and co-owners of a Paris nightclub, are lured into a drug deal that goes bad. Tortured by police, they negotiate their freedom against an overwhelming testimony that condemns their ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, crimes, survival, psychopath, race against time, betrayal, danger, on the run, friendship, murder, chase, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, paris france, mexico, europe
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66%
The Crimes That Bind (2018)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Michiko Oshitani, who lived in Shiga Prefecture, is found dead at an apartment in Tokyo. She was strangled to death. Mutsuo Koshikawa is the owner of the apartment and he goes missing. Detectives including Yuhei Matsumiya who is a cousin of ...
Style: captivating, tense, contemplative, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: police officer, japanese police, clue, japanese woman, police, dead, murder investigation, who done it, murder mystery, uncover truth, revenge, partners ...
Time: 21st century
Place: tokyo
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65%
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The Gunman (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Detective Ben Simm's wife is killed, he has to learn to be both father and mother to his little girl while searching for a Vigilante that has his own sense of justice.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: haunted by the past, vengeance, investigation, police detective, serial killer, psychopath, track down, vigilantism, who done it, murder, deadly, danger ...
Time: contemporary
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65%
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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.
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, suspenseful, unusual plot structure
Plot: police, who done it, police officer, law enforcement, crimes, escapades, society, youth, murder, vengeance, friends, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: china
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62%
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Murders in... (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Murders in... is a collection of French-Belgian police TV movies taking place each time in a different French city and region.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: murder investigation, murder, partners against crime, investigation, escapades, police detective, murderer, uncover truth, society, partners, evidence, police investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Bloodlands (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 222 min.
TV show
Story: Northern Irish police officer DCI Tom Brannick connects a suicide note with an infamous cold case with enormous personal significance.
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: police detective, murder investigation, deadly, police, terrorist, policewoman, female terrorist, police investigation, uncover truth, who done it, violence, murderer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe, northern ireland
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58%
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R.I.F. (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A policeman takes his family on a holiday, and after almost hitting a wild hog, the car won't start. They get hike with a guy scrutinizing his pretty wife. Shortly after, she disappears.
Style: tense, psychological, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: missing person, crimes, uncover truth, mystery, police investigation, on the run, police detective, chase, missing wife, crime, protagonist as suspect, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe
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58%
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Capitani (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Luxembourg
Duration: 312 min.
TV show
Story: The body of a teenage girl is found in the forest near the rural village of Manscheid, deep in the North of Luxembourg. Luc Capitani, a gruff detective from the South of the country, is put in charge of the case. Having trouble navigating the ...
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: schoolgirl, who done it, murder investigation, law enforcement, couples, partners against crime, mystery, crimes, track down, escapades, heroes, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
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Black Space (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Israel
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A rogue detective with unorthodox means leads an investigation into a massacre committed by unicorn mask-wearing assassins at an Israeli high school.
Style: tense, suspense, unusual plot structure, psychological
Plot: high school, murder investigation, police investigation, chase, death, violence, vengeance, society, partners against crime, suspicion, interrogation, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: israel
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52%
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Tip Top (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Luxembourg, Belgium
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two policewomen from Internal Affairs arrive in a provincial precinct to investigate the death of an Algerian woman who was an informer. One punches, the other eyes, tip top.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, investigation, uncover truth, partners against crime, crimes, police detective, corrupt officer, danger, workplace intrigue, partners, police station, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Reckoning (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a detective is called in to investigate the roadside execution of his partner, he discovers at the crime scene a data card from a video camera. The card contains footage shot by two runaway teenagers who are making a documentary about the drug ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: murder, deadly, life is a bitch, police investigation, partners against crime, family problems, vengeance, uncover truth, track down, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Most Assassinated Woman in the World (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Belgium, UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Set against the backdrop of the infamous Theatre Grand Guignol the story revolves around iconic actress Paula Maxa - the most famous of the Grand Guignol's leading ladies and the titular Most Assassinated Woman, who was graphically slain on ...
Style: unusual plot structure, suspense, contemplative, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: murder, law enforcement, track down, vengeance, police officer, police investigation, partners against crime, who done it, violence, stage actress, partners, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Bird (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fed up with the meaninglessness of her life, Samantha Flores, an unassuming and shy young woman, living in the city of Los Angeles is convinced by a friend, Juliette, a vivacious call-girl, to go out one night posing as her. What was supposed to be ...
Style: exciting, psychological, tense, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: friendship, love, betrayal, murder, danger, criminal underworld, vengeance, crimes, friends, love and romance, deadly, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
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Relentless (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two Los Angeles police detectives, cynical veteran Malloy and cocky rookie Dietz, hunt for a serial killer, an ex-cop named Taylor, whom randomly chooses his victims from a phone directory.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, exciting, suspense, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, police investigation, crime, crimes, vengeance, mentally unstable, partners against crime, stalking, chases and races, maniac, police detective ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.4
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Armed Hands (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Lucas and his team are after a gang of Serbian criminals using NATO-issued weapons. As the investigation leads him to Paris, Lucas attempts to reconnect with his estranged daughter, a young narc officer.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: police investigation, crimes, partners, snitch, law enforcement, partners against crime, informant, drug bust, police, chase, investigation, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france, europe, paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Riot Police (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 306 min.
TV show
Story: A fictionalised look into the human tragedy of riot police and police brutality in Spain.
Style: realistic, disturbing, psychological, tense, suspense ...
Plot: police, conflict, murder, urban setting, investigation, female protagonist, corruption, riot, police investigation, crimes, violence, society ...
Time: 21st century
Place: madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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
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