Interrogation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant interrogation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, intense and psychological films and TV shows about / with interrogation, murder, investigation, suspense, police officer, twists and turns, violence, death, police investigation and storytelling plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
interrogation movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as interrogation: Lie to Me (2009), Unthinkable (2010), Exam (2009), Risen (2016), The Closer (2005), Horsemen (2009), Red Joan (2018), The Invisible Guest (2016), The Lives of Others (2006), Under Suspicion (1981).

List of interrogation movies

Lie to Me (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The world's leading deception researcher, Dr. Cal Lightman, studies facial expression, body language and tone of voice to determine when a person is lying and why, which helps law enforcement and government agencies uncover the truth. But his ...
Style: clever, psychological, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, psychology, talented, expert, deception, crime investigation, riddles and clues, outsmarting, human nature, sign language, lie, uncover truth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
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Unthinkable (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A convert to Islam sends the U.S. government a tape showing him in three nondescript storage rooms, each of which may contain a nuclear bomb set to detonate in less than a week. Helen Brody, an FBI agent in L.A., is tasked with finding the bombs ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, rough, thought provoking, twist ending ...
Plot: terrorism, suspense, counter terrorism, investigation, fbi, nuclear bomb, violence, twists and turns, politics, spy, cia, interrogation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, middle east, iran
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Exam (2009)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The final candidates for a highly desirable corporate job are locked together in an exam room and given a test so simple and confusing that tension begins to unravel.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, mind bending, twist ending, tricky ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: psychology, twists and turns, plot twist, mind game, survival, confinement indoors, surveillance, rivalry, psychologist, suspense, pandemic, ambition ...
Time: future
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Risen (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Clavius, a powerful Roman military tribune, and his aide, Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the rumors of a risen Messiah and prevent an uprising in ...
Style: biblical, enigmatic, atmospheric, sexy, thought provoking ...
Audience: kids
Plot: christianity, investigation, apostle, interrogation, messiah, jesus, resurrection, christian, religion, roman soldier, religious, faith ...
Time: biblical epic, 1st century, 1930s
Place: jerusalem, egypt, spain, rome italy, latin america ...
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The Closer (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Deputy Police Chief Brenda Jean Johnson transfers from Atlanta to LA to head up a special unit of the LAPD that handles sensitive, high-profile murder cases. Johnson's quirky personality and hard-nosed approach often rubs her colleagues the ...
Style: captivating, sincere, realistic, tense, serious ...
Plot: investigation, crime investigation, police investigation, homicide detective, female detective, interrogation, twists and turns, workplace romance, police detective, policewoman, murder, law enforcement ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Horsemen (2009)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A recently widowed detective still grieving over his wife's death discovers a shocking connection between himself and the suspects in a serial killing spree linked to the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse.
Style: psychological, disturbing, scary, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, twists and turns, death, murder investigation, police, torture, psychopath, interrogation, orphan, revenge ...
Time: 21st century
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Red Joan (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The story of Joan Stanley, who was exposed as the KGB's longest-serving British spy.
Style: suspenseful, factual, realistic, depressing, bleak ...
Plot: woman, world war two, atomic bomb, female spy, interrogation, propaganda, politics, spy, suspense, oppression, kgb, spanish civil war ...
Time: 20th century, year 1945, 2000s, 1940s, 1930s ...
Place: hiroshima japan, canada, russia, montreal, ussr
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The Invisible Guest (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: "The Invisible Guest” turns on a young businessman who wakes up in a hotel room locked from the inside with the dead body of his lover next to him. He hires a prestigious lawyer, and over one night they work together to clarify what happened ...
Style: surprise ending, psychological, twist ending, mind blowing, twisted ...
Plot: suspense, uncover truth, lawyer, evidence, interrogation, lie, infidelity, suspect, death, murder suspect, female lawyer, blackmail ...
Place: barcelona, iberian peninsula, spain
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The Lives of Others (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 137 min.
Story: A tragic love story set in East Berlin with the backdrop of an undercover Stasi controlled culture. Stasi captain Wieler is ordered to follow author Dreyman and plunges deeper and deeper into his life until he reaches the threshold of doubting the ...
Style: gloomy, tense, reflective, atmospheric, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cold war, surveillance, spy, communism, berlin wall, stasi, iron curtain, espionage, voyeurism, loneliness, interrogation, politics ...
Time: 80s, year 1984, 20th century, 90s
Place: east germany, germany, berlin germany, europe, central europe ...
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Under Suspicion (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A police inspector, suspecting an attorney of two child sex murders, has him held for a questioning session that goes on for hours.
Style: suspenseful, tense, disturbing, neo noir, serious ...
Plot: mind game, serial child killer, dishonesty, life is a bitch, injustice, police inspector, murder, interrogation, child murder, suspect, rape, false accusation ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
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The Usual Suspects (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Held in an L.A. interrogation room, Verbal Kint attempts to convince the feds that a mythic crime lord, Keyser Soze, not only exists, but was also responsible for drawing him and his four partners into a multi-million dollar heist that ended with an ...
Style: surprise ending, neo noir, twist ending, mind bending, confusing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twists and turns, plot twist, heist, master criminal, criminal, manipulation, organized crime, gangsters, suspense, interrogation, investigation, deception ...
Time: 20th century, year 1981, 80s, 90s
Place: new york, los angeles, hungary, turkey, manhattan new york city
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The Bridge (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A murdered body on a bridge between El Paso and Juarez bring together El Paso detective Sonya Cross and Chihuahua State Police detective Marco Ruiz.
Style: tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police detective, twists and turns, partners, policewoman, murder, drug cartel, police investigation, interrogation, u.s. mexico border, corruption, marital problem ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico, usa
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Law Abiding Citizen (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A frustrated man decides to take justice into his own hands after a plea bargain sets one of his family's killers free. He targets not only the killer but also the district attorney and others involved in the deal.
Style: twist ending, psychological, surprise ending, clever, tense ...
Plot: vengeance, prison, justice, investigation, vigilantism, suspense, master criminal, fighting the system, lawyer, murder, mind game, death ...
Time: 21st century
Place: philadelphia, usa
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The Freudian Method (2003)
Genre: Crime
Country: Russia
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Special consultant Roman Freydin is introduced to the crime detection department under the Prosecutor's Office. A psychologist and professional poker player in his younger days, Roman traveled extensively throughout Russia and Europe dealing ...
Style: captivating, psychological, clever, realistic, serious ...
Plot: investigation, unconventional method, fighting crime, expert, crime investigation, twists and turns, coworker relationship, law enforcement, interrogation, private detective, psychologist, psychology ...
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Stolen (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A detective becomes obsessed with solving a child's 50-year-old murder, uncovering striking similarities between the case and his son's disappearance.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: loss of child, life is a bitch, dead child, uncover truth, haunted by the past, missing child, police investigation, dealing with death, law enforcement, police detective, interrogation, loss of son ...
Time: 2000s, 50s, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Mauritanian (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A detainee at the U.S military's Guantanamo Bay detention center is held without charges for over a decade and seeks help from a defense attorney for his release.
Style: thought provoking, tense, captivating, inspirational, thrilling ...
Plot: lawyer, islamic terrorism, al qaeda, american politics, brutality, courtroom, interrogation, prison, torture, american imperialism, war on terror, prisoner ...
Time: year 2005, year 2002, year 2001, year 2003, 2000s ...
Place: north africa, jordan, usa, america, new orleans ...
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Ghoul (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: India
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A newly minted military interrogator arrives at a covert detention center to discover that some of the terrorists held there are not of this world.
Style: political, neo noir, captivating, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: demon, political prisoner, interrogation, female protagonist, demonic possession, suspense, revenge, islam, military prison, investigation, terror, prison ...
Time: near future
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Brawl in Cell Block 99 (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After working as a drug courier and getting into a brutal shootout with police, a former boxer finds himself at the mercy of his enemies as they force him to instigate violent acts that turn the prison he resides in into a battleground.
Style: disturbing, tense, rough, brutal, exciting ...
Plot: prison, maximum security prison, drugs, revenge, kidnapping, prison guard, murder, prison warden, prisoner, fight, violence, tough guy ...
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The Cure (1997)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A wave of gruesome murders is sweeping Tokyo. The only connection is a bloody X carved into the neck of each of the victims. In each case, the murderer is found near the victim and remembers nothing of the crime. Detective Takabe and psychologist ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, scary, tense, enigmatic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, amnesia, hallucination, hypnosis, interrogation, murder mystery, mind control, stranger, psychosis, police detective ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, okinawa japan
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Animal Kingdom (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Following the death of his mother, J finds himself living with his estranged family, under the watchful eye of his doting grandmother, Smurf, mother to the Cody boys. J quickly comes to believe that he is a player in this world. But, as he soon ...
Style: tense, disturbing, bleak, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: gangsters, organized crime, mafia, interrogation, suspense, violence, investigation, complex characters, justice, character study, vengeance, drug dealer ...
Time: 21st century
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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The Chaser (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Joong-ho is a dirty detective turned pimp in financial trouble as several of his girls have recently disappeared without clearing their debts. While trying to track them down, he finds a clue that the vanished girls were all called up by the same ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, twist ending, suspenseful, dark ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, suspense, police investigation, race against time, investigation, interrogation, brutality, murder, revenge, missing person, violent ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea, asia, seoul, korea
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The Equalizer (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ...
Style: serious, exciting, brutal, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: vigilantism, vigilante, corruption, hitman, gunfight, loner, assassin, violence, lone hero, one man army, organized crime, tough heroes ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: boston, russia, moscow russia, usa, massachusetts
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The Last Emperor (1987)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: China, Italy, UK, France
Duration: 163 min.
Story: A dramatic history of Pu Yi, the last of the Emperors of China, from his lofty birth and brief reign in the Forbidden City, the object of worship by half a billion people; through his abdication, his decline and dissolute lifestyle; his exploitation ...
Style: epic, political, breathtaking, visually appealing, emotional ...
Plot: childhood, world war two, chinese history, royalty, revolution, prison, drug addiction, emperor, interrogation, empress, politics, eunuch ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1940s, 1910s, 50s ...
Place: china, beijing china, asia, japan
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Inglourious Basterds (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as "The Basterds" are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis. The Basterds, lead by Lt. ...
Style: tense, absurd, atmospheric, captivating, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, manly, chick flick
Plot: world war two, vengeance, war, revenge, nazi, nazism, dark humor, brutality, violence, violent, working undercover, suspense ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, germany, europe
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Nightcrawler (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: When Lou Bloom, desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. Aiding him in his effort is Nina, a TV-news veteran.
Style: neo noir, psychological, disturbing, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: suspense, character study, journalism, sociopath, cynicism, obsession, journalist, morality, psychopath, ethics, home invasion, graphic violence ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, venice beach california
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Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Venturesome Luke Skywalker and dashing captain Han Solo team together with the loveable robot duo R2-D2 and C-3PO to rescue the ...
Style: exciting, saga, futuristic, entertaining, epic ...
Audience: kids, date night, girls' night, chick flick, family outing ...
Plot: star wars, space, space opera, robot, rebellion, space wars, princess, space travel, alien, sword fight, space and aliens, good versus evil ...
Time: future, 70s
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The Battle of Algiers (1966)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, Algeria
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Tracing the struggle of the Algerian Front de Liberation Nationale to gain freedom from French colonial rule as seen through the eyes of Ali from his start as a petty thief to his rise to prominence in the organisation and capture by the French in ...
Style: political, art house, realistic, thought provoking, bleak ...
Plot: revolution, torture, military, muslim, bomb, protest, resistance, terrorism, freedom, french algerian war, war, politics ...
Time: year 1957, 50s, year 1954, 20th century, year 1960 ...
Place: africa, algeria, france, italy, paris france ...
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NCIS: Los Angeles (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The exploits of the Los Angeles–based Office of Special Projects (OSP), an elite division of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service that specializes in undercover assignments.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, adult
Plot: crime investigation, military, partners, special agents, forensics, partners against crime, fighting crime, army investigation, graphic violence, soldier, law enforcement, team ...
Time: future, 2000s, 2010s, 2020s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Line of Duty (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Steve Arnott is a young officer who’s fallen foul of his superiors for refusing to help in the cover-up of an operation that ended in the shooting of an innocent father. He seems ideal to join AC-12, an anti-corruption police unit, just as it ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, thrilling ...
Plot: police corruption, honest law enforcer, female police detective, dirty cop, police detective, police, policewoman, twists and turns, british police, law enforcement, corruption, police officer ...
Time: future, 2010s, 21st century
Place: england, united kingdom, britain
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Jason Bourne (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Spain, Japan, Germany
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The most dangerous former operative of the CIA is drawn out of hiding to uncover hidden truths about his past.
Style: exciting, captivating, intense, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick
Plot: spy, chase, assassin, espionage, rogue agent, black ops, cia, revenge, betrayal, assassination, cia agent, rescue ...
Time: year 2016, 2010s, 90s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: las vegas, london, washington d.c., berlin germany, rome italy ...
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