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The Fiery Priest (2019)
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The Fiery Priest (2019)
Original name: 열혈사제
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: People commit variety of ugly crimes these days. However, they forgive themselves by giving testimony every week. They believe that they can repent just by having faith. But the truth is that they have faith to repeat the sins again and again without remorse. These people atone for their evil deeds just to feel comfortable and carefree. It is not about the victims who are suffering because of them. They say every people are equal before the religions. But it is time to discriminate people who only uses them for their interest. Screening if they are really good people, punishing if they deserve to be punished, and defending justice is needed for modern day religion. A priest with this sense of justice teams up with a detective and a prosecutor. They try to solve the mysterious death of an elderly priest and serve justice.
Style: twists and turns, captivating, tense, humorous, satirical, semi serious
Plot: murder investigation, police, priest, prosecutor, murder, teamwork, anger management, counselor, riddles and clues, investigation, sleuth, crime investigation, friendship between men, murder mystery, forensics, escapades, catholic priest, social problems, relationship problems, satire, police investigation, ethnic humor, police detective, crime solving, uncover truth ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, tense, suspense and disturbing films and TV series with plots about crime investigation, investigation, crime solving, murder investigation, uncover truth, police investigation and police detective mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like The Fiery Priest: Tokyo Dogs (2009), The Long Call (2021), Back Streets (2006), The Sniffer (2013), Forensic Heroes III (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Long Call (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
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Duration: 46 min.
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Story: Detective Matthew Venn returns to the small North Devon community he grew up in with his husband and begins investigating a murder whilst coming to terms with his own traumatic past, having been excommunicated by his family and the church community ...
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
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Forensic Heroes III (2011)
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Style: captivating, entertaining
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Genre: Comedy, Crime
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