Movies and TV shows like Dalgliesh

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Dalgliesh (2021)
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Dalgliesh (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A recent widower and acclaimed poet, enigmatic Inspector Adam Dalgliesh employs his exceptional empathy and insight to plumb the darker depths of the human psyche while investigating complex crimes in 1970s England.
Style: tense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: detective inspector, murder investigation, police detective, investigation, crime investigation, private detective, fighting crime, uncover truth, crimes, sleuth, mystery, forensics, private investigator, homicide detective, crime solving, cold case, murder
Time: 70s
Place: england, britain, united kingdom

Most similar movies to Dalgliesh

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, uncover truth, murder investigation, forensics and homicide detective mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Dalgliesh: New Blood (2016), Grace (2021), The Long Call (2021), The Murdoch Mysteries (2004), Professor T (2021). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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New Blood (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Two junior investigators come together against a new breed of criminal, the uber rich and powerful corporations, individuals and governments who hide behind legitimate facades.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, disturbing
Plot: investigation, investigator, police detective, homicide detective, crime solving, partners against crime, police investigator, detective inspector, uncover truth, teamwork, sleuth, police partner ...
Place: london
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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 ...
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The Long Call (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
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
Plot: murder, investigation, murder investigation, crime investigation, sleuth, forensics, murder mystery, police investigation, getting home, crime solving, uncover truth, police detective ...
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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: captivating, tense
Plot: police detective, crime investigation, murder investigation, forensics, private detective, private investigation, uncover truth, crimes, fighting crime, homicide detective, crime solving, investigation ...
Time: victorian era, 1890s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Professor T (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Germany, Belgium
TV show
Story: Professor Jasper Tempest, a genius Cambridge University criminologist with OCD and an overbearing mother, advises the police. British version of the Belgian crime drama of the same name.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: genius, professor, mystery, detective inspector, police detective, unsolved crime, forensics, crime investigation, cold case, investigation, murder investigation, uncover truth ...
Place: belgium
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Unforgotten (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: 'Unforgotten' follows modern police team DCI Cassie Stuart and DI Sunny Khan, who gradually unravel long-forgotten secrets which have a dramatic impact on their investigation and the four potential suspects. The slow revelation of the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, clever ...
Plot: murder, cold case, murder investigation, police investigation, murder mystery, uncover truth, who done it, haunted by the past, investigation, crimes, life turned upside down, sleuth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 70s
Place: england, london
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84%
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 ...
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The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Inspector Lynley TV Series
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: police detective, detective inspector, murder investigation, police investigation, mystery, fighting crime, partners, workplace, social differences, partners against crime, law enforcement, crimes ...
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Place: london, england, europe
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Murder in Suburbia (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Murder in Suburbia was a British detective drama that ran for two series in 2004 and 2005.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, investigation, police detective, partners against crime, mystery, partners, fighting crime, murder investigation, crime investigation, police investigation, forensics, homicide detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Agatha Christie's Hjerson (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Sweden, Germany, Finland, UK
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Swedish murder investigator Sven Hjerson forms an unexpected detective duo with stubborn TV producer Klara after several years of isolation. Will she also manage to recruit him for her new TV show?
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: private detective, whodunit, sleuth, forensics, investigation, crime investigation, private investigator, reality, private investigation, investigator, homicide detective, island ...
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74%
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 ...
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72%
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 ⇓
72%
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Annika (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
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Story: The sharp, witty and enigmatic DI Annika Strandhed, as she heads up a new specialist Marine Homicide Unit (MHU) that is tasked with investigating the unexplained, brutal, and seemingly unfathomable murders.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, captivating
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Place: glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 7.1
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The Traveller (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 89 min.
TV show
Story: Hunting down killers to help bereaved families get justice is more than just a job; it’s a duty for Thomas Bareski, a retired, hotshot police detective eager to reopen unsolved murder cases in a mission to find the culprits.
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: investigation, sleuth, murder investigation, police officer, unsolved crime, forensics, murder, fighting crime, murder mystery, private investigator, social activist, crime investigation ...
Place: france
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66%
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Dublin Murders (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Two detectives are dispatched to investigate the murder of a young girl on the outskirts of Dublin, but as the case of the missing children intensifies, both are forced to confront the darkness that lies in their past.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: investigation, murder, police investigation, police detective, hidden identity, forest, psychological trauma, police, secret past, corpse, mass child killing, crime investigation ...
Place: dublin ireland, ireland
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Besy (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Russia
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: Based on a novel by a world-famous writer Feodor Dostoevsky.
Style: suspense, captivating, enigmatic, tense
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The Level (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A police detective finds herself at the centre of the most dangerous case of her life when she is seconded on to the investigation into the murder of a drugs trafficker. What nobody around her knows is that she is the missing witness that the police ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: female police detective, murder investigation, investigation, forensics, secret revealed, homicide detective, crime investigation, fighting crime, female detective, criminal, sleuth, cold case ...
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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 ⇓
59%
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Vanished by the Lake (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Homicide Detective Lise returns to her hometown for the first time since a local tragedy shattered her teens. Tragedy strikes again when a teenage girl vanishes under circumstances that mirror the disappearance of Lise's two best friends, Ana ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: female police detective, investigation, confronting the past, mysterious disappearance, crime solving, secret, small town, forensics, riddles and clues, mystery, homicide detective, disappearance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.5
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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 ⇓
56%
The Man Who Smiled (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Norway
Duration: 127 min.
TV show
Story: An old friend of Kurt Wallander, solicitor Sten Torstensson, visits him one day to tell him that his father has passed away close to Brösarp under peculiar circumstances. Kurt does not take his friend's worry seriously. Shortly after, the ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: murder, murder investigation, investigation, forensics, sleuth, unsolved crime, uncover truth, cold case, crime solving, murder mystery, conspiracy, crime investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Five (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When they were twelve years old, Mark, Pru, Danny and Slade were out together in the park. Mark’s five-year-old brother, Jesse, was annoying them. They were mean – told him to get lost. Jesse ran away. He was gone. Never seen again. Twenty years ...
Style: suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: childhood friend, missing person, murder, investigation, unsolved crime, crime solving, crime investigation, crimes, police detective, uncover truth, crime scene, cold case ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Jack Irish (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: Jack Irish is a man getting his life back together again. A former criminal lawyer whose world imploded, he now spends his days as a part-time investigator, debt collector, apprentice cabinet maker, punter and sometime lover – the complete man ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: private detective, investigation, private investigation, mystery, crime solving, cold case, uncover truth, unsolved crime, crimes, homicide detective, life is a bitch, murder investigation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Marnow Murders (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The city of Schwerin is melting – it is the hottest summer in years. Detectives Lona Mendt and Frank Elling are on the trail of a serial murderer, who seems to choose his victims randomly. But nothing is as it seems. The detectives have apparently ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, enigmatic, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: killing spree, murder investigation, serial killer, investigation, partners against crime, forensics, murder mystery, crime solving, sleuth, police investigation, fighting crime, murder ...
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53%
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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 ⇓
53%
Sherlock Holmes and the Baker Street Irregulars (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 57 min.
Story: A gang of sharp witted street kids save Sherlock Holmes from an accusation of murder and help to foil an audacious robbery.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: sherlock holmes, accused of murder, street kid, crime investigation, private detective, murder investigation, private investigation, murder mystery, crime solving, homicide detective, sleuth, uncover truth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Lava Field (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Iceland
Duration: 183 min.
TV show
Story: When Reykjavik crime detective Helgi Marvin Runarsson is called in to investigate a suicide case on Snaefellsnes Peninsula, the case turns out to be far from simple. Pulled into a sinister trail of evidence, Helgi's own deeply hidden secrets ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: investigation, murder, murder investigation, uncover truth, mystery, secret, suicide, confronting the past, suicide attempt, murderer, private investigator, crime solving ...
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.1
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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 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 8.1
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Mrs. Cop (2015)
Genre: Crime
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: After long and grueling hours immersed in brutal crime investigations, lead detective Choi Young Jin must face the particular horrors of singlehandedly raising her daughter Ha Eun. Any way you look at it, Young Jin's got her work cut out for ...
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: female police detective, homicide detective, policewoman, investigation, forensics, uncover truth, fighting crime, murder investigation, female detective, police investigation, crime solving, police detective ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
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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 ⇓
48%