Questioning movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant questioning movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, suspenseful, serious, psychological and disturbing films and TV shows about / with interrogation, murder, police, flashback, police officer, crimes, telephone call, husband wife relationship, gun and violence plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, Germany and other countries.
questioning movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as questioning: Under Suspicion (1981), Joker (2019), Inside Man (2006), Paranoid Park (2007), The Little Things (2021), Inside Man: Most Wanted (2019), Sputnik (2020), The Aftermath (2019), The Master (2012), The Traitor (2019).

List of questioning movies

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, mystery, child murder, suspect, false accusation ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
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Joker (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.
Style: thought provoking, suspense, bleak, atmospheric, psychological ...
Plot: mental illness, social problems, mental disorder, psychological trauma, character change, psycho, insanity, loneliness, revenge, social decay, villain, bad attitude ...
Time: 80s, 2010s, year 1981, 20th century
Place: new jersey, new york
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Inside Man (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Bank robber Dalton Russell enters a Manhattan bank, locks the doors and takes hostages, working methodically and without haste. Detective Frazier is assigned to negotiate, but his mind is occupied with the corruption charges he is facing. With an ...
Style: clever, surprise ending, tricky, suspense, confusing ...
Plot: heist, robbery, bank robbery, hostage, bank, crimes, police, perfect crime, master criminal, manipulation, thief, deception ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s, contemporary
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa
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Paranoid Park (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The teenager and skateboarder Alex is interviewed by Detective Richard Lu that is investigating the death of a security guard in the rail yards severed by a train who was apparently hit by a skate board. While dealing with the separation process of ...
Style: surreal, enigmatic, emotional, depressing, lyrical ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: skateboarder, teenager, coming of age, crimes, police investigation, depression, fatal accident, paranoia, childhood, existentialism, violent, character study ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: portland oregon, oregon, usa
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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, suspense, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, murder, murder of a prostitute, investigation, serial murder, missing person, cold case, murder investigation, crimes, police, african american protagonist ...
Time: year 1990, year 1985, 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles
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Inside Man: Most Wanted (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An NYPD hostage negotiator teams up with a federal agent to rescue dozens of tourists held hostage during a 10-hour seige at the U.S. Federal Reserve.
Style: suspense, captivating, unusual plot structure, disturbing, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: bank robbery, heist, robbery, police officer, bank, gang, hostage situation, twists and turns, power, revenge, spy, police ...
Time: 2010s
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
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Sputnik (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: At the height of the Cold War, a Soviet spacecraft crash lands after a mission gone awry, leaving the commander as its only survivor. After a renowned Russian psychologist is brought in to evaluate the commander’s mental state, it becomes clear ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, scary, macabre ...
Plot: evil alien, alien, alien life-form, alien contact, monster, alien creature, alien monster, creature, extraterrestrial, research, fear, parasite ...
Time: year 1983
Place: kazakhstan, russia
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The Aftermath (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the aftermath of World War II, a British colonel and his wife are assigned to live in Hamburg during the post-war reconstruction, but tensions arise with the German widower who lives with them.
Style: realistic, melancholic, serious, disturbing, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: love hate relationship, cheating wife, adultery, post war germany, horny wife, infidelity, world war two, city in ruins, sex scene, husband wife relationship, love triangle, grief ...
Time: post world war two, 1940s, year 1942, year 1933, year 1945 ...
Place: hamburg germany, northern germany, alps, london
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The Master (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Freddie, a volatile, heavy-drinking veteran who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder, finds some semblance of a family when he stumbles onto the ship of Lancaster Dodd, the charismatic leader of a new "religion" he forms after World ...
Style: psychological, stylized, atmospheric, art house, philosophical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: cult, right hand man, psychiatry, religion, religions or cults, nudity (full frontal - brief), brainwashing, drifter, mentor protege relationship, belief, insanity, manipulation ...
Time: 50s, 1940s, 20th century, year 1950, future ...
Place: usa, california, san francisco, england, alabama ...
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The Traitor (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Brazil
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Palermo, Sicily, 1980. Mafia member Tommaso Buscetta decides to move to Brazil with his family fleeing the constant war between the different clans of the criminal organization. But when, after living several misfortunes, he is forced to return to ...
Style: realistic, captivating, intense, suspense, factual
Plot: mafia, cosa nostra, gangsters, organized crime, informant, judge, assassination, assassination attempt, death threat, murder, court, italian history ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 2000s, year 1980 ...
Place: sicily, italy, rome italy, palermo italy, europe ...
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Shoplifters (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After one of their shoplifting sessions, Osamu and his son come across a little girl in the freezing cold. At first reluctant to shelter the girl, Osamu’s wife agrees to take care of her after learning of the hardships she faces. Although the ...
Style: sexual, art house, thought provoking, compassionate, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: poverty, shoplifting, poor family, father son relationship, theft, husband wife relationship, social realism, secret, child abduction, beach, shoplifter, orphan ...
Time: 2010s
Place: tokyo, japan
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The Third Murder (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Shigemori is a lawyer tasked with defending Misumi in a murder trial. Misumi has previous convictions for murder and has confessed to the crime, but evidence in the case leads to Shigemori having doubts about what really happened.
Style: suspense, psychological, captivating, tense
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, courtroom drama, murder, puzzle, school, pig, secret, police, lie, judge, justice ...
Place: japan, hokkaido
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Kundo: Age of the Rampant (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Set in the 19th century, when lowly butcher Dol Moo-Chi refuses to carry out an assignment, his failure causes tragedy to unfold upon his family and himself. As Dol Moo-Chi is about to be executed, a group of righteous thieves known as Kundo arrive.
Style: captivating, stylized, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: folk hero, fight, rebellion, injustice, adventure, martial arts, vengeance, good versus evil, political unrest, rebelliousness, rivalry, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: korea, asia, east asia
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The Assault (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a cheerleader is sexually assaulted by the high school football team, she must overcome her shame and use the evidence gathered from the subsequent social media firestorm to piece together the night that she can't remember in her fight ...
Style: serious, thought provoking, realistic, disturbing, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gang rape, cheerleader, sport team, injustice, crimes, high school, youth, evidence, interrogation, investigation, cover up, pride ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Jack Strong (2014)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A spy thriller telling a historically based story of a man who alone dares to challenge Soviets being in the middle of the communistic system himself. Planning the maneuvers of Warsaw Pact forces he discovers that the American plans of nuclear ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: spy, martial law, government agency, politics, undercover, state affairs, political unrest, dishonesty, cold war, chase, crimes, communism ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s, 90s, 60s
Place: poland, europe, ussr, warsaw poland
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The Tunnel (2001)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, Olympic swimmer Harry Melchior defects from East Germany in the 1960s and hatches a daring plot to help his sister and others flee East Berlin through a 145-yard underground tunnel.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, tense, compassionate, captivating ...
Plot: tunnel, berlin wall, politics, betrayal, communism, political unrest, wartime, freedom, breast feeding, brutality, cold war, heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: east germany, berlin germany, germany, west berlin west germany, german democratic republic ...
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The Offence (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A burned-out British police detective finally snaps while interrogating a suspected child molester.
Style: neo noir, noir, cerebral, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, police brutality, interrogation, mental breakdown, mental disorder, psychology, sex crime, time travel, police detective, police investigation, manhunt, fighting the system ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, london, europe, britain, united kingdom
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ExTerminators (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Alex is a lonely accountant whose one act of rage results in her being sentenced to court-ordered therapy. There she meets Stella, the owner of a small extermination business who uses her car as a weapon, and Nikki, a dental technician with the face ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, realistic, offbeat
Audience: chick flick
Plot: murder, murderous pair, unlikely criminals, battle of the sexes, friendship, vengeance, men hatred, crimes, rivalry, partners, best friends, dark humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, austin texas, usa
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Blue Streak (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Miles Logan is a jewel thief who just hit the big time by stealing a huge diamond. However, after two years in jail, he comes to find out that he hid the diamond in a police building that was being built at the time of the robbery. In an attempt to ...
Style: funny, exciting, humorous, entertaining, buddy movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: heist, robbery, police station, crimes, caper, partners, chase, runaway, transformation, happy ending, mentor, stereotypes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, san francisco, latin america, california, usa ...
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The Mad Adventures of 'Rabbi' Jacob (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this riot of frantic disguises and mistaken identities, Victor Pivert, a blustering, bigoted French factory owner, finds himself taken hostage by Slimane, an Arab rebel leader. The two dress up as rabbis as they try to elude not only assasins ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, disturbing, light ...
Plot: jewish, rabbi, farce, chase, on the run, comedy of errors, mistaken identity, prosecution, disorder, partners, on the road, racial stereotype ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: paris france, new york, usa, france
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Wish You Were Here (2012)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Four friends lose themselves in a carefree South-East Asian holiday. Only three come back. Dave and Alice return home to their young family desperate for answers about Jeremy's mysterious disappearance. When Alice's sister Steph returns ...
Style: psychological, serious, tense, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: missing person, tourist, holiday, uncover truth, mystery, romance, crimes, marketplace, pregnant wife, graphic violence, riddles and clues, siblings relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, cambodia, asia
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Prayers for Bobby (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: True story of Mary Griffith, gay rights crusader, whose teenage son committed suicide due to her religious intolerance. Based on the book of the same title by Leroy Aarons.
Style: touching, sentimental, sad, serious, art house ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: lgbt, gay, coming out, gay teenager, suicide, life is a bitch, homosexuality, gay relationship, gay love, religious fanaticism, gay rights, gays and lesbians ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1984, year 1979
Place: usa, san francisco, california, portland oregon
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The Dirties (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The line between reality and fiction starts to blur when two best friends start making a movie about getting revenge on bullies.
Style: disturbing, realistic, sincere, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: bully, high school, vengeance, misfit, best friend, found footage, violence spree, self esteem, bullying, anxiety, solidarity, grudge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, usa
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The Finger Man (1962)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A stone-faced Jean-Paul Belmondo stars as enigmatic gangster Silien, who may or may not be responsible for squealing on Faugel (Serge Reggiani), just released from the slammer and already involved in what should have been a simple heist. By the end ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: heist, gangsters, betrayal, frame up, cons and scams, vengeance, crimes, friendship, criminal's revenge, crime gone awry, criminal heroes, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: europe, france, paris france
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Go Away, Ultramarine (2019)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An island in Japan is the site for the dumped and the refuse. Nanakusa and Yu who were childhood and school friends meet on this island that is called Kaiden, a scary name that only refers to things not normal or earthly. The reunited friends strike ...
Plot: violin, japanese schoolgirl, island, teacher, student, interrogation, train conductor, schoolgirl, boy girl relationship, scolding, japanese teenager, taxi driver ...
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Happiness is a Sad Song (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The disjointed story of Anne-Marie, an unemployed publicist pounding the pavement in Montreal with her mini-cam, collecting testimonials on the subject of happiness. She meets a medley of characters whom she engages in engrossing, thought-provoking ...
Style: semi documentary
Plot: interrogation, unemployment, happiness, homelessness, camera
Place: montreal, quebec
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The Green Jacket (2013)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Ukraine
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the suburbs of the city a 7-years old boy disappears. After months of fruitless searches the boy's older sister decides to take the deal over. She is confident that she knows who kidnapped her brother. Is this enough to justify a terrible ...
Style: rough, unusual plot structure, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: family relations, disappearance, father daughter relationship, mother daughter relationship, brother sister relationship, violence, loss of brother, little brother, swing, suspect, interrogation, beating ...
Place: ukraine
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Ettor & Nollor (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 180 min.
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Story: The FBI and Interpol are looking into a big case of credit card fraud and a local bum is brought in for interrogation. A complicated story from the dark side of Göteborg unfolds.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, tense, contemplative
Plot: hacker, brutality, murder, police, suspect, sex scene, corruption, criminal gang, heist, cybercrime, interrogation, female nudity ...
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Rainbow Boys: The Movie (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Thailand, Singapore
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Adapted from the American novel "Rainbow Boys" by Alex Sanchez, this Thai coming of age tale is chock full of cute young Asian boys! Nat the official school gayboy is in love with his best friend Tat. Tat is in love with school basketball ...
Style: queer cinema, flamboyance
Plot: gay, lgbt, lgbtq, first time, student, friendship, father son relationship, interrogation, athlete, friendship between men, disapproving father, coming out ...
Place: thailand
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75 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A car crash victim, humiliated housewife and two repressed teens are connected by their relationships with hard-working therapist Viola, who helps them battle their addictions while two disillusioned detectives struggle with the mounting war against ...
Style: suspense, psychological, tense, depressing, sad ...
Audience: kids
Plot: strong female character, double life, organized crime, drug use, secret life, social realism, secret, friendship between men, paranoia, doctor patient relationship, social problems, psychiatrist ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, year 2016
Place: america, midwest, usa, ohio, cincinnati ohio ...
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