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Back Streets (2006)
 3.6
 4K
Back Streets (2006)
Original name: Arka Sokaklar
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Arka Sokaklar, a long-running television crime series on Turkish Kanal D, was first broadcast in July 2006. The characters are described, below, using in-universe tone.
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: police, fighting crime, police investigation, detective inspector, partners against crime, special agents, investigation, murder investigation, crimes, sleuth, police partner, crime investigation, teamwork, organized crime, unsolved crime, homicide detective, partners, police detective, crime solving, cold case, secret revealed, uncover truth, kidnapping, death
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey

Most similar movies to Back Streets

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, tense, suspense and disturbing films and TV series with plots about investigation, crimes, fighting crime, crime solving, crime investigation, police investigation and murder investigation mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Back Streets: Serve and Protect (2017), Tokyo Dogs (2009), Roba (2012), Inspector Max (2004), Medical Examiner Dr. Qin (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Serve and Protect (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
TV show
Story: Fresh off the Academy, talented rookie officer Alicia joins the police station in Distrito Sur. While she learns the ropes from veteran detective Miralles and streetwise agent Batista, she will try to find out the truth about her mother's death.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: police, murder investigation, fighting crime, partners against crime, police detective, murder, criminal, teamwork, murder mystery, police partner, uncover truth, cold case ...
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95%
 7.1
 242
Tokyo Dogs (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan, USA
TV show
Story: Kanade Takakura is an elite detective from the New York Police department. He has a very keen sense of judgement but is cold and inflexible. Kanade lost his father in a murder as a young boy, which drove him to become a detective. Maruo Kudo is a ...
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: opposites attract, police officer, police detective, investigation, police investigation, tough cop, crimes, crime solving, fighting crime, police partner, police, sleuth ...
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93%
 7.4
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Roba (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: A new captain comes to take over the police station. Old behaviors and installed management will be questioned and put into debate. Police drama that tells the life of the policemen of the station of Roba, in the south of Helsinki. Winner of the ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense
Plot: police, forensics, police investigation, partners against crime, investigation, fighting crime, police station, workplace, secret revealed, police detective, teamwork, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 5.2
 434
Inspector Max (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family
Country: Portugal
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: "Inspector Max" is a Portuguese television series created by Virgílio Castelo e Produções Fictícias and broadcast on TVI. Its story is a dog called "Max", who is caught by Inspector Jorge Mendes' two sons (Fernando ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, humorous, sincere
Audience: family outing
Plot: police, partners against crime, police dog, fighting crime, human dog relationship, police investigation, teamwork, murder investigation, crimes, police officer, secret revealed, homicide detective ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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Medical Examiner Dr. Qin (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 33 min.
TV show
Story: Medical examiner Qin Ming, together with his assistant and a police detective, solves crimes with his expertise.
Style: captivating, disturbing, tense, suspense
Plot: police, medical examiner, teamwork, uncover truth, murder investigation, crime solving, crime investigation, forensics, partners against crime, police investigation, police detective, police partner ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Inspector Coliandro (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: L'ispettore Coliandro is a series of Italian tongue-in-cheek television movies directed by Marco Manetti and Antonio Manetti, and written by the crime writer Carlo Lucarelli and starring Giampaolo Morelli in the title role of the Inspector ...
Style: captivating, tense, humorous
Plot: inspector, crime solving, fighting crime, unsolved crime, police investigation, cold case, police detective, sleuth, secret revealed, investigation, police, uncover truth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 7.2
 3K
Grace (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Brighton based Detective Superintendent Roy Grace is a hard-working police officer who has given his life to the job, but his career is currently at rock bottom. He’s fixated by the disappearance of his beloved wife, Sandy, and running enquiries ...
Style: suspense, tense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: detective inspector, police investigation, police detective, sleuth, police partner, police, unsolved crime, crime solving, partners against crime, investigation, cold case, crime investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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The Break (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: The story is set in a small village in the Ardennes, where a young African footballer is found dead. If all clues lead first to suicide, a police officer just arrived from Brussels does not take long to discover that this is a murder.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: police, homicide detective, investigation, crime solving, partners against crime, murder investigation, unsolved crime, cold case, police partner, murder, teamwork, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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The Mallorca Files (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Amongst the vibrant international community of the eponymous Spanish island, a British and a German detective with very different approaches to policing have a clash of personalities. Despite - or perhaps because of - their very different ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: police officer, police investigation, murder mystery, female protagonist, teamwork, partners against crime, crime solving, fighting crime, investigation, police partner, policewoman, murder ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.0
 265
Fabio Montale (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Fabio Montale, a crime squad superintendent who knows Marseille like the back of his hand. The city crawls with gangs, corrupt policemen, shady politicians and the mafia – all standing in the way of justice.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: police, crimes, forensics, mafia, crime investigation, murder investigation, secret revealed, uncover truth, homicide detective, unsolved crime, police detective, fighting crime ...
Place: marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 5.6
 197
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
Plot: gendarme, police detective, police investigation, investigation, sleuth, partners against crime, fighting crime, crime solving, homicide detective, police, crime investigation, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 7.3
 265
Fast Forward (2009)
Genre: Crime
Country: Austria
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Schnell ermittelt is an Austrian television series.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: police, murder investigation, murder, homicide detective, female police detective, partners against crime, investigation, female detective, crime investigation, sleuth, police detective, uncover truth ...
Place: vienna, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Negotiator (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In a modern society in which violent crimes are on the rise, there is a team that tries to resolve cases without bloodshed. It is the metropolitan police's special team, known by the abbreviation SIT (Special Investigation Team). The SIT ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: investigation, partners against crime, police investigation, forensics, crime solving, teamwork, crimes, secret revealed, female protagonist, unsolved crime, crime investigation, cold case ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.0
 54
The Duo (2002)
Genre: Crime
Country: Germany
TV show
Story: Das Duo is a German television series.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: forensics, investigation, police investigation, partners against crime, female detective, female police detective, female protagonist, criminal, uncover truth, strong female lead, crimes, sleuth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Medical Examiner Dr. Qin: The Survivor (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China
TV show
Story: ...
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: forensics, investigation, crime investigation, murder investigation, teamwork, unsolved crime, secret revealed, uncover truth, fighting crime, partners against crime, cold case, partners ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.8
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Olmos y Robles (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Spain
TV show
Story: Olmos is a corporal of the Civil Guard's Public Order and Prevention service who works in the station of his birthplace, Ezcaray, a small town in La Rioja. Robles is a lieutenant of the Rapid Reaction Group, one of the most prestigious units of ...
Style: captivating, humorous, tense
Plot: police, partners against crime, police investigation, cold case, fighting crime, investigation, national guard, teamwork, national security, unsolved crime, police partner, partners ...
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, disturbing, enigmatic, captivating
Plot: murder, police, small village, village life, murder investigation, investigation, homicide detective, racial tension, murder mystery, crimes, police detective, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.9
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The Dog (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Maksimov, an alcoholic ex-cop, teams up with a police dog to solve crimes while coming to terms with his ex-wife's new marriage to his ex-partner. The dog refuses to let him drink his life away and forces him back to work... If only Gnezdilov ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: police investigation, investigation, dog, owner dog relationship, murder investigation, police, criminal, crime investigation, german shepherd, love affair, love triangle, couple relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Dogs of Berlin (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 542 min.
TV show
Story: A politically sensitive murder forces two disparate detectives into a battle with the Berlin underworld and a confrontation with their own corruption.
Style: tense, suspense, captivating, bleak, brutal
Plot: football player, murder, partners, racism, police protagonist, investigation, crime investigation, murder investigation, detective inspector, riot, police partner, cheating ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Perfect Murders (2017)
Genre: Crime
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Murderers think they have committed the perfect crime. But the investigators will do everything to find the flaw in the Machiavellian plan devised by each killer.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: forensics, fighting crime, investigation, partners against crime, crimes, uncover truth, police detective, police partner, murder investigation, homicide detective, master criminal, criminal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 8.0
 7K
New Tricks (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: New Tricks is a British comedy-drama that follows the work of the fictional Unsolved Crime and Open Case Squad of the Metropolitan Police Service. Originally led by Detective Superintendent Sandra Pullman, it is made up of retired police officers ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Plot: police detective, police investigation, crime investigation, law enforcement, crimes, superior, elderly, unsolved crime, unconventional method, fighting crime, old age, homicide detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.5
 896
Galileo (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Galileo is a Japanese television drama based on Detective Galileo, a novel by mystery writer Keigo Higashino. It narrates the events and cases encountered by Kaoru Utsumi, a rookie detective, and Manabu Yukawa, a university associate professor, ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: female police detective, police, crime solving, police officer, physicist, secret revealed, investigation, fighting crime, murder mystery, police investigation, unsolved crime, teamwork ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
HPI Haut Potentiel Intellectuel (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
TV show
Story: Morgane is 38 years old. She raises her 3 children alone. She manages (or not) her 2 exes and her various credits. Her 160 IQ scores spoil her life a bit until the day when Morgane sees her destiny as a cleaning lady turned upside down. Her ...
Style: captivating, tense, entertaining, humorous
Plot: female detective, crime solving, police detective, crime investigation, genius, single parent, police, single mother, uncover truth, investigation, forensics, fighting crime ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 20
Slad (2018)
Genre: Crime
Country: Poland
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: police partner, murder mystery, fighting crime, crimes, homicide detective, investigation, crime investigation, uncover truth, criminal, police investigation, murder, teamwork ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.9
 12K
Magnum P.I. (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Thomas Magnum, a decorated former Navy SEAL who, upon returning home from Afghanistan, repurposes his military skills to become a private investigator in Hawaii taking jobs no one else will with the help of fellow vets T.C. Calvin and Rick Wright, ...
Style: exciting, intense, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: private investigator, war veteran, vengeance, fighting crime, partners against crime, teamwork, sleuth, confronting the past, forensics, crime investigation, partners, investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.6
 384
Dry Water (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain, Portugal
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Paulo Duarte dies. An apparent suicide that does not convince anyone - neither the police nor his sister Teresa, who decides to leave her life in Lisbon to find out what really happened to her brother. Teresa is not mistaken and Paul's death ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, tense, captivating
Plot: suicide, investigation, murder investigation, partners against crime, uncover truth, murder, forensics, fighting crime, cold case, amateur sleuth, criminal, sleuth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Law & Order: Organized Crime (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Elliot Stabler returns to the NYPD to battle organized crime after a devastating personal loss. Stabler journeys to find absolution and rebuild his life, while leading a new elite task force that is taking apart the city’s most powerful ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating, tense
Plot: crime investigation, law and order, organized crime, suspect, police, police investigation, police procedural, police detective, partners against crime, forensics, workplace situations, fighting crime ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 8.2
 4K
Unit 1 (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark, Sweden
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: Rejseholdet is a Danish television crime series starring Charlotte Fich, Mads Mikkelsen and Lars Brygmann. Produced by Danmarks Radio, the program aired 32 episodes spanning four seasons from 2000 to 2004. Each episode revolved around an elite ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: police investigation, police, murder, fighting crime, law enforcement, crimes, murder investigation, murderer, investigation, criminal underworld, workplace situations, crime solving ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 8.0
 3K
Steppe (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Turkey
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Experienced chief of police Seyfi and newbie officer Nuri Pamir start to investigate the case of a child murder taking place in the city. The case brings them to Mr. Abbas and his daughter Dilara, who are well-known individuals in their circles.
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: murderer, murder, police, murder investigation, fighting crime, crimes, partners against crime, teamwork, uncover truth, partners, crime investigation, police partner ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Forensic Heroes III (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Senior Forensic Chemist Jack 'Pro Sir' Po is the head of the Forensic Department and is skilled at analysing criminal psychology. He has a unique view on human nature and is familiar with the structure of various firearms. Pro Sir works ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: forensics, police investigation, crime investigation, crime solving, fighting crime, investigation, criminal, police, homicide detective, breaking the fourth wall, detective agency, police detective ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%