Movies and TV shows like Sisyphus

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Sisyphus (2021)
 7.1
 2K
Sisyphus (2021)
Original name: 시지프스 : the myth
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: An unfathomable incident introduces a genius engineer to dangerous secrets of the world — and to a woman from the future who's come looking for him.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: engineer, technology, hi-tech, nanotechnology, threat, private investigation, advanced technology, uncover truth, experimental technology, investigation, murder investigation, science and technology, threat to kill

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Most similar movies to Sisyphus

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, tense, suspense and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about investigation, murder investigation, uncover truth, murder, murder mystery, crime investigation and crimes mostly in Drama, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like Sisyphus: Law School (2021), The Flash: Chronicles of Cisco (2016), The City and The City (2018), Alice (2020), The Murdoch Mysteries (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.2
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Law School (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: Following the case of the murder of a professor at South Korea's top prestigious law school, professors and students become suspects in the murder.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: law school, law student, murder investigation, murder, lawyer, teachers and students, crime investigation, murder mystery, mystery, uncover truth, justice, private investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Flash: Chronicles of Cisco (2016)
Genre: Short, Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 2 min.
TV show
Story: Follows "The Flash" character Cisco Ramon as he works late at S.T.A.R. Labs making improvements to the Flash's suit.
Style: captivating, light, feel good, entertaining
Plot: superhero, hi-tech, laboratory, costumed hero, nanotechnology, technology, advanced technology, clothes, heroes, experimenting, experimental technology, comic hero ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
The City and The City (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When the body of a foreign student is discovered in the streets of the down-at-heel city of Besźel, it’s just another day’s work for Inspector Tyador Borlú of the Extreme Crime Squad. But he uncovers evidence that the murdered girl came from ...
Style: mind bending, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: crime investigation, police inspector, police investigation, murder, fictional city, legend, unsolved crime, murder investigation, murder mystery, investigation, crime solving, mystery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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, suspenseful, serious, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: murder, murder investigation, young girl, seaside town, writers, uncover truth, evidence, mentor, framed for murder, mystery, murder mystery, investigation ...
Place: maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 7.2
 788
Alice (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: It’s the year 2050 and time travel exists thanks to Alice, the mechanism through which the intriguing practice is made possible. But a rumor based on a prophecy beings to spread about time travel coming to an end. When You Min Hyuk and Yoon Tae Yi ...
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, intellectual, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: time travel, murder investigation, murder, time machine, kidnapping, dual identity, time traveler, society, partners against crime, youth, police investigation, uncover truth ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Murdoch Mysteries (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: In 1890s Canada, a police inspector applies the latest scientific methods of deduction, much to the chagrin of his superiors.
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: police detective, crime investigation, murder investigation, crime solving, private investigation, fighting crime, homicide detective, private detective, investigation, uncover truth, forensics, crimes ...
Time: victorian era, 1890s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Game: Towards Zero (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: Tae Pyeong is a prophet. When he looks into someone's eye, he can see the moment right before they die. Tae Pyeong is smart, rich and handsome. Despite his special ability, he is a bright person. A mysterious serial murder case draws Tae ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, murder investigation, psychic, serial killer, supernatural, homicide detective, supernatural ability, female detective, supernatural power, paranormal investigation, murder, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Tribes of Europa (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
TV show
Story: 2074. In the wake of a mysterious global disaster, war rages between the Tribes that have emerged from the wreckage of Europe. Three siblings from the peaceful Origine tribe are separated and forced to forge their own paths in an action-packed fight ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: end of the world, distopia, chase, society, deadly, violence, danger, heroic mission, gay erotica, mission, weapons, murderer ...
Time: future
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 8.8
 2K
Mouse (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: A psychopath’s ruthless serial murders have left the entire nation gripped with fear and chaos. A honest and justice-seeking rookie police officer and a veteran detective with tragic past, face against the killer. After the encounter with the ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological thriller
Plot: investigation, psychopath, serial murder, crime scene, psycho killer, murder investigation, murder, serial killer, police officer, homicide detective, dna testing, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.8
 601
The Cliff (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Iceland
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: The Cliff is a dramatic mystery about a Crime Detective who is sent to a small community in Iceland to help a local policewoman investigate a suspicious accident. Together they unravel a mystery that involves bizarre incidents and unexplained deaths.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: investigation, mystery, murder, police, secret, homicide detective, crime investigation, murder investigation, partners against crime, police investigation, police detective, partners ...
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Good Detective (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A drama about the race between people who want to get closer to the truth and those who want to cover it up. Jang Seung Jo will take on the role of Oh Ji Hyuk, an elite detective of nine years who does not share his feelings with others due to pain ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, humorous, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: blackmail, police station, murder investigation, police investigation, friendship, friends, partners, law enforcement, escapades, deadly, gunfight, buddies ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Hotel Swan Helsinki (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Finland
TV show
Story: A hotel manager of the brand-new Hotel Helsinki, is found dead one day before the opening festivities, leaving behind him a suicide note.
Style: suspense, tense, psychological, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: police investigation, police detective, police officer, murder investigation, hotel, luxury hotel, hotel manager, uncover truth, track down, who done it, evidence, law enforcement ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: finland, helsinki finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 ⇓
56%
 7.5
 84K
Lupin (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Inspired by the adventures of Arsène Lupin, gentleman thief Assane Diop sets out to avenge his father for an injustice inflicted by a wealthy family.
Style: tense, psychological, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: investigation, father son relationship, thief, revenge, police, missing person, theft, escapades, danger, vengeance, love affair, burglar ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The InBetween (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Cassie Bedford has visions... whether she likes it or not. Sometimes she encounters unsettled spirits who need her help. When her father, Detective Tom Hackett, and his new partner, former FBI agent Damien Asante, need assistance, Cassie reluctantly ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, bleak
Plot: psychic power, clairvoyant, amateur detective, female protagonist, crime investigation, mysticism, investigation, seeing dead people, murder investigation, able to see the dead, mystery, partners against crime ...
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.0
 231
The Wall (2019)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Fermont: A remote mining colony in the endless frozen hell that is Canada's far North. The body of a young exotic dancer is found and the Quebec City police sends one of their toughest, most experienced detectives to investigate. Céline sure ...
Style: captivating, unusual plot structure, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: murder investigation, police detective, small town, policewoman, female protagonist, police investigation, police protagonist, female detective, police, uncover truth, who done it, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 ⇓
51%
 5.4
 19K
MacGyver (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: 20-something Angus MacGyver creates a clandestine organization where he uses his knack for solving problems in unconventional ways to help prevent disasters from happening.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, disturbing, reboot
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: problem solving, secret government organization, agent, technology, heroes, danger, adventure, investigation, mentor protege relationship, partners, chase, coworker relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 7.0
 93
SF8 (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the near future, SF8 tells the story of people who dream of a perfect society through technological advancements. This project is a Korean original sci-fi anthology series about an array of subjects including artificial intelligence (AI), ...
Style: anthology, tense, psychological, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: virtual reality, technology, artificial intelligence, virtual world, robot, fortune teller, predicting the future, end of the world, danger, alternate reality, future dystopia, social decay ...
Time: near future, future
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.4
 6K
Nancy Drew (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Young Nancy Drew makes plans to leave her hometown for college after high school graduation, but finds herself drawn into a supernatural murder mystery.
Style: captivating, enigmatic, bleak, tense, non-linear ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, girls' night
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, teenager, danger, friendship, paranormal, murder, interracial, love and romance, mystery, secrets, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.7
 31K
Devs (2020)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 409 min.
TV show
Story: Young computer engineer Lily Chan investigates the secretive development division of her employer, a cutting-edge tech company based in San Francisco, which she believes is behind the murder of her boyfriend.
Style: complex, intellectual, exciting, captivating, enigmatic ...
Plot: murder investigation, virtual reality, hacker, cold blooded murder, conspiracy, seeing the future, murder mystery, investigation, end of the world, puzzle, creator, mystery ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.2
 1K
Beyond Evil (2021)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: A serial murder case takes place in the small, peaceful city. The case is the same serial murder case that took place 20 years ago and changed Lee Dong-Sik’s life. The two detectives work to catch the killer.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, psychological thriller
Plot: serial killer, secret, police, murder, serial murder, investigation, murder case, cold case, murder investigation, murder mystery, crimes, fighting crime ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 ⇓
47%
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 6.8
 12K
FBI (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The New York office of the FBI brings to bear all their talents, intellect and technical expertise on major cases in order to keep their city and the country safe.
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing, exciting, twists and turns ...
Plot: fbi, federal bureau of investigation, police investigation, investigation, fbi agent, agent, propaganda, violence, partners, danger, crimes, partners against crime ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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
Plot: murder investigation, small town life, homicide detective, small town, murder, investigation, murder mystery, crime investigation, dysfunctional family, therapist, crimes, private investigation ...
Place: pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Lisey's Story (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Chile, USA
Duration: 401 min.
TV show
Story: An adaptation of the Stephen King novel of the same name.
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: stephen king, grief, widow, dark past, tragic past, haunted by the past, murder investigation, life is a bitch, investigation, past coming back to haunt, confronting the past, writing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 153
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 ⇓
46%
 8.6
 6K
Stranger (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hwang Shi-Mok had brain surgery when he was a child, which caused him to lack emotion. Now, Hwang Shi-Mok works as a prosecutor. He is rational, but cold and lonely. He is also one of the only prosecutors not involved in corruption. One day, a dead ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, captivating, psychological
Plot: prosecutor, murder investigation, coworker relationship, colleague colleague relationship, police corruption, lawyer, politics, corruption, investigation, police, crimes, friendship ...
Place: korea, seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.4
 53K
Wayward Pines (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Imagine the perfect American town... beautiful homes, manicured lawns, children playing safely in the streets. Now imagine never being able to leave. You have no communication with the outside world. You think you're going insane. You must be ...
Style: mind bending, tense, captivating, serious, suspenseful
Plot: small town, apocalypse, investigation, society, small town life, beast, danger, missing person, murder, mystery, confined, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sea of Plastic (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: Mar de plástico (Spanish: Sea of Plastic) is a Spanish crime drama television series produced by Boomerang TV for Atresmedia. It airs on Atresmedia's main channel Antena 3. The series focuses on the investigation of a murder in the fictional ...
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, enigmatic
Plot: murder, police, small village, village life, investigation, police detective, crimes, danger, murder mystery, uncover truth, death, village
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%