Movies like The Guilty

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The Guilty (2021)
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The Guilty (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A demoted police officer assigned to a call dispatch desk is conflicted when he receives an emergency phone call from a kidnapped woman.
Style: psychological, tense, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological thriller
Plot: police detective, woman in danger, police, law enforcement, police officer, telephone call, heroes, who done it, deadly, maniac, crimes, vengeance, violence, investigation, psychopath, brutality, chase, danger, dishonesty, police investigation, escapades, uncover truth, emergency, kidnapping, abduction ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to The Guilty

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, tense, suspense and disturbing films with plots about crimes, murder, deadly, police investigation, violence, investigation and danger mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Guilty: Women (2021), Jesse (2011), The Gunman (2004), Interference (2018), The Riverman (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Women (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Iceland, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A small town detective while investigating the disappearance of a local woman comes across an unassuming Sociology professor who is hiding a secret life.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, abduction, police procedural, police investigation, murder investigation, hostage, track down, evidence, murderer, who done it, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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95%
 3.7
 145
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: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: female police detective, female vigilante, police officer, drug deal, police detective, murder investigation, nypd, who done it, partners, escapades, evidence, heroes ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.7
 450
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, serious, tense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, haunted by the past, vengeance, police detective, serial killer, psychopath, track down, vigilantism, who done it, murder, deadly, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 3.5
 100
Interference (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A retiring detective tries to discover the identity of a half charred woman found in front of a District Attorney's boat who is pursuing a child serial killer.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, tense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, murder investigation, who done it, heroes, police officer, dishonesty, investigation, violent, society, death, child murder, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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 6.0
 1K
The Riverman (2004)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A series of interviews are conducted with convicted serial killer Ted Bundy in hopes of gaining insight into the Green River Killer who is terrorizing Seattle.
Style: rough, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: police investigation, psychopath, serial killer, mind game, life is a bitch, crimes, track down, woman in danger, deadly, violence, brutality, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, washington d.c., florida, seattle washington
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75%
 6.5
 4K
Bloodlands (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 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: psychological, tense, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: police detective, police, murder investigation, investigation, deadly, police investigation, female terrorist, policewoman, terrorist, who done it, uncover truth, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: northern ireland, europe
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73%
 4.1
 485
Locked In (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A single mother must protect her daughter and herself during a heist gone wrong at a high-tech storage facility.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, tense
Plot: woman in danger, single mother, mother daughter relationship, murder, heist, daughter, criminal, mother, diamond, danger, deadly, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.1
 126
Fissure (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Still reeling from a personal tragedy, Detective Paul Grunning is sent on a routine call to a local professor's home. When things turn deadly, he must navigate a fractured reality to solve the mystery before it's too late.
Style: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: police detective, murder, uncover truth, mind game, mystery, police investigation, who done it, deadly, danger, crimes, rivalry, riddles and clues ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 3.7
 198
Criticsized (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A serial killer taunts police while increasing the body count on live streaming TV.
Style: psychotronic, tense, scary, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: police detective, murder, internet, serial killer, manipulation, killer, serial murder, chase, psychopath, danger, violence, police officer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
In the Electric Mist (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Lt. Dave Robicheaux, a detective in New Iberia, Louisiana, is trying to link the murder of a local hooker to New Orleans mobster Julie (Baby Feet) Balboni, who is co-producer of a Civil War film. At the same time, after Elrod Sykes, the star of the ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, lyrical ...
Plot: swamp, murder, police detective, police investigation, uncover truth, mystery, life is a bitch, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, serial killer, baseball ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 70s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
12 Hours to Live (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Eighteen-year-old Amy is having a bad day. Not only has she been kidnapped by a deranged gunman, but as a diabetic without her insulin, her chances of survival are diminishing with each tick of the clock. FBI agent Megan Saunders isn't walking ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, disturbing, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: woman in danger, crimes, danger, police investigation, diabetic, chase, hostage, terminal illness, hostages, kidnapping, salvation, weapons ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.9
 232
Red Swastik (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Bollywood version of Basic Instinct - has to be seen to be believed!!!
Style: tense, suspense, psychological, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: femme fatale, police investigation, crimes, serial killer, murder, psychopath, police detective, rivalry, infidelity, who done it, law enforcement, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, new delhi
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 8.1
 643K
Prisoners (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will this desperate father go to protect his family?
Style: twist ending, suspenseful, bleak, psychological, neo noir ...
Plot: kidnapping, investigation, police investigation, missing child, brutality, crime, vigilantism, disappearance, child abduction, torture, vigilante, desperation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 9.0
 5K
The Other Me (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A series of murders alarm the police authorities, as strange symbolisms are traced to every crime scene. The eccentric professor of criminology Dimitris Lainis is asked to shed some light on the mystery.
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing, slasher, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, police, investigation, greek mythology, police investigation, police detective, murder investigation, murder mystery, danger, psychopath, dishonesty, murderer ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.5
 53K
The Guilty (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Alarm dispatcher and former police officer, Asger Holm, answers an emergency call from a kidnapped woman. When the call is suddenly disconnected, the search for the woman and her kidnapper begins. With the phone as his only tool, Asger enters a race ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: plot twist, one location, police, revelation, guilt, real time, telephone conversation, one day, police vigilantism, telephone call, woman in danger, saving a life ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.0
 665
Abducted (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After 7 year old Eden is kidnapped during an home invasion, single father Dane Hunte takes matters into his own hands, while Detective Fini, leading the investigation, unravels the mystery surrounding the unusual crime.
Style: surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: sex maniac, hostage, soldier, gunfight, child abduction, car chase, kidnapping, investigation, dark hero, teenager, father daughter relationship, cabin in the woods ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.3
 16K
Unlawful Entry (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After a break-in at their house, a couple gets help from one of the cops that answered their call. He helps them install the security system, and begins dropping by on short notice and unofficial patrol, and spends a lot of time discussing the ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, disturbing, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, stalking, psychopath, murder, suburbs, jealousy, police investigation, mind game, rivalry, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, hostage ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Penance (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Blood drenched terror grips the beautiful city of San Diego as mutilated bodies begin to surface. Lead Homicide Detective Mason "Nostradamus" Brannigan believes it to be the signature of methodical killer Dante: The Inferno Killer who ...
Style: slasher, disturbing, psychotronic, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: revenge, blood, murder, serial murder, psychopath, brutality, violence, danger, deadly, chase, mystery, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Legend of DarkHorse County (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: As Jon (Shawn Welling / Michael Biehn) and Joy Ford (Tory Tompkins) move into the small town of DarkHorse, mysterious and supernatural occurrences threaten to tear the town apart. Teenage girl abductions and a chain of serial killings force ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, unusual plot structure
Plot: abduction, murder mystery, doll, mythology, small town, serial killer, maniac, kidnapping, danger, police, pursuit, who done it ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
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The Chase (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After people in his town start turning up dead, a grumpy landlord is visited by a man who recounts an unsolved serial murder case from 30 years ago that may hold the clue to what is happening now.
Style: tense, suspenseful, contemplative, suspense, unusual plot structure
Plot: serial killer, serial murder, police officer, murder, police detective, small town, threat, murder investigation, characters killed one by one, uncover truth, chase, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Gone but Not Forgotten (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: An Oregon woman vanishes. In her wake remains a single black rose & a note reading gone but not forgotten. Now a man stands accused: a private eye has gone missing: a detective knows more than she lets on: & a tough female attorney has ...
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, serious
Plot: serial killer, amateur detective, investigation, private detective, danger, psychopath, rivalry, deadly, mind game, murder, law enforcement, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Stronghold (2020)
Genre: Action, 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: unusual plot structure, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense
Plot: police, police officer, chase, crimes, partners against crime, danger, law enforcement, death, who done it, track down, friends, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: marseille, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.7
 500K
Zodiac (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The true story of the investigation of the "Zodiac Killer", a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for four men as their lives and careers are ...
Style: tense, neo noir, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, mystery, paranoia, maniac, uncover truth, crime, journalist, code, crimes, murder mystery ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1991 ...
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oakland california, sacramento california
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43%
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Bird (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, 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, betrayal, love, murder, danger, criminal underworld, vengeance, crimes, friends, love and romance, deadly, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Little Things (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Deputy Sheriff Joe "Deke" Deacon joins forces with Sgt. Jim Baxter to search for a serial killer who's terrorizing Los Angeles. As they track the culprit, Baxter is unaware that the investigation is dredging up echoes of Deke's ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, investigation, murder investigation, police, serial murder, missing person, pursuit, society, chase, murder, teamwork ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1990, year 1985
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.1
 5K
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: tense, suspense, suspenseful, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, danger, graphic violence, law enforcement, police investigation, murderer, chase, who done it, uncover truth, police detective, partners, deadly ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
As Blood Runs Deep (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Small-town detective Noah Cordin is called to solve a juvenile homicide that occurred during a home burglary in his affluent town of Hilliard. The dead boy's mother, Allison Connor, is a member of the Meskada County Board of Commissioners, and ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, law enforcement, crimes, police investigation, working class, small town, social differences, deadly, dead boy, investigation, friend, home invasion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.9
 120
Dormant (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Detective Jordan Long is drawn in by government secrets as he investigates murders tied to late CIA Agent, Nigel Goodman.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful, psychological thriller, contemplative
Plot: police officer, cia agent, investigation, revenge, psychopath, villain, heroism, secret past, abduction, unsolved crime, threat, injury ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 2K
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, serious ...
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 ⇓
42%
 5.2
 781
True Blue (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Rembrandt Macy (Tom Berenger) is a maverick cop assigned to a case where the primary evidence is a woman's hand found in a pond. Investigators identify the dead, and Macy is lead into a young woman's past. Macy's primary path to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, intense, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, uncover truth, tough law enforcer, investigation, mind game, police corruption, crime, rivalry, law enforcement, crimes, fall in love, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%