Crime scene movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant crime scene movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, rough and suspense films and TV shows about / with crime scene, murder, crimes, crime, police investigation, investigation, deadly, law enforcement, police and serial killer plots mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
crime scene
crime scene movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as crime scene: Sabotage (2014), Abattoir (2016), Sherlock (2010), CSI: Miami (2002), Texas Killing Fields (2011), The Silence of the Hams (1994), Secret in Their Eyes (2015), Rizzoli & Isles (2010), Small Apartments (2012), Hollow Man II (2006).

List of crime scene movies

Sabotage (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In "Sabotage", Arnold Schwarzenegger leads an elite DEA task force that takes on the world's deadliest drug cartels. When the team successfully executes a high-stakes raid on a cartel safe house, they think their work is done - until, ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, vengeance, brutality, police investigation, crime scene, gory, crimes, tough law enforcer, danger, deadly, dishonesty, drug cartel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, georgia, usa, atlanta georgia, california ...
Is relevant ?
Abattoir (2016)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A reporter unearths an urban legend about a home being constructed from rooms where horrific tragedies have occurred.
Style: enigmatic, rough, suspenseful, scary, suspense
Plot: haunted house, evangelist, crime scene, collection, mansion, murder of sister, violence, child murder, investigation, killings, uncover truth, small town ...
Is relevant ?
Sherlock (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.
Style: captivating, clever, witty, serious, psychological ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, mastermind, prodigy, sherlock holmes, mind game, partners, crime, riddles and clues, friendship, british, intelligence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london, europe, scotland yard
Is relevant ?
CSI: Miami (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: CSI: Miami follows Crime Scene Investigators working for the Miami-Dade Police Department as they use physical evidence, similar to their Las Vegas counterparts, to solve grisly murders. The series mixes deduction, gritty subject matter, and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forensics, crime, police investigation, danger, policewoman, murder, investigation, riddles and clues, mystery, workplace, workplace situations, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: miami, usa, florida
Is relevant ?
Texas Killing Fields (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the Texas bayous, a local homicide detective teams up with a cop from New York City to investigate a series of unsolved murders.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, tense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police investigation, partners, crime, uncover truth, partners against crime, life is a bitch, missing person, crimes, dishonesty, street kid, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
Is relevant ?
The Silence of the Hams (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The federal agent Joe Dee Foster is currently investigating a serial killer, helped by doctor Animal who is isolated in a maximum security jail.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, sexy
Plot: psychopath, parody, serial killer, who done it, crimes, police investigation, deadly, law enforcement, special agents, fbi, psycho killer, crime scene ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles
Is relevant ?
Secret in Their Eyes (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Spain, South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A tight-knit team of FBI investigators, along with their District Attorney supervisor, is suddenly torn apart when they discover that one of their own teenage daughters has been brutally murdered.
Style: suspenseful, clever, tense, twists and turns, mysterious ...
Plot: investigation, murder, missing child, mystery, crime, haunted by the past, uncover truth, fbi, life is a bitch, dishonesty, obsession, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: usa, los angeles, argentina
Is relevant ?
Rizzoli & Isles (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Perhaps their strikingly different personalities make the relationship between detective Jane Rizzoli and medical examiner Maura Isles so effective. Jane, the only female cop in Boston's homicide division, is tough, relentless and rarely lets ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Audience: girls' night
Plot: police investigation, female detective, partners against crime, forensics, female protagonist, crimes, murder investigation, police detective, best friends, partners, policewoman, homicide detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston, massachusetts
Is relevant ?
Small Apartments (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a clumsy deadbeat accidentally kills his landlord, he must do everything in his power to hide the body, only to find that the distractions of lust, the death of his beloved brother, and a crew of misfit characters force him on a journey where a ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: murder, misfit, nothing goes right, disorder, crime, social misfits, goofy hero, accidental death, brother brother relationship, crime scene, fake suicide, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
Is relevant ?
Hollow Man II (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the mysterious death of scientist, Dr. Devin Villiers, Det. Frank Turner and his partner are assigned to protect Villiers' colleague, who revealed that a veteran soldier was subjected to an experiment with the objective of creating the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, violence, invisibility, on the run, handheld camera, held at gunpoint, police officer killed, night vision, crime scene, superhuman powers, mad scientist, strong sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, seattle, pentagon
Is relevant ?
Appropriate Adult (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Dramatisation of the case of serial killers Fred and Rose West, focusing on the way in which they were brought to justice.
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: confession, serial killer, murder, basement, prostitute, police interrogation, crime scene, social worker, garden, crime, crimes, bodies ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 20th century, year 1994
Place: england, europe
Is relevant ?
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: suspenseful, bleak, psychological, twist ending, atmospheric ...
Plot: kidnapping, missing child, police investigation, investigation, disappearance, crime, torture, brutality, vigilantism, revenge, maze, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, boston
Is relevant ?
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: psychological, disturbing, realistic, biting, suspenseful ...
Plot: neo noir, sociopath, journalism, obsession, ambition, cynicism, losing-it hero, deception, journalist, morality, twists & turns, ethics ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, venice beach california
Is relevant ?
Sunshine Cleaning (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A single mother and her slacker sister find an unexpected way to turn their lives around in the off-beat dramatic comedy. In order to raise the tuition to send her young son to private school the mom starts an unusual business – a biohazard ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, feel good, semi serious, witty ...
Plot: suicide, family business, cleaning lady, family relations, family problems, ambition, crimes, couple relations, life is a bitch, new job, single parent, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, albuquerque new mexico, california
Is relevant ?
Manhunter (1986)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: FBI Agent Will Graham, who retired after catching Hannibal Lecktor, returns to duty to engage in a risky cat-and-mouse game with Lecktor to capture a new killer.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, investigation, psychopath, fbi, mind game, cannibalism, law enforcement, master criminal, violence, brutality, profiler, neo noir ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: washington d.c., florida, st. louis missouri
Is relevant ?
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The series follows Las Vegas criminalists working for the Las Vegas Police Department as they use physical evidence to solve grisly murders in this unusually graphic drama, which has inspired a host of other cop-show "procedurals". The ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forensics, police investigation, crime, murder, danger, teamwork, expert, scientist, investigator, mystery, police detective, evidence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
Is relevant ?
Horsemen (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, 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: suspenseful, psychological, scary, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, hotel, police, interrogation, church, orphan, autopsy, bible quote, police investigation, crime, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Is relevant ?
The Reckoning (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a detective is called in to investigate the roadside execution of his partner, he discovers at the crime scene a data card from a video camera. The card contains footage shot by two runaway teenagers who are making a documentary about the drug ...
Style: twists and turns, bleak, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: murder, family problems, track down, crimes, chases and races, dealing with death, murderous pair, life is a bitch, uncover truth, partners against crime, crime, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
The Look-See (2017)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Story: A tragic event draws a group of troubled people together, bonded by their shared pasts and dirty secrets. However, one by one they are visited by a demonic entity known as the Look-See, which forces them to confront their grief and trauma, or suffer ...
Style: surreal, demonic
Plot: decapitation, internet, dismemberment, photograph, grief, poison, suicide, hospital, adultery, monster, magic, blood ...
Is relevant ?
Crazy (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Musical, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Kajal is a beautiful and talented young woman who loves songs and dances and attends various shows. At one of the shows she attended she gets to meet Ravi, a popular singer and both are head over heel in love with each other and they soon got ...
Style: sentimental, exciting, semi serious, humorous, emotional ...
Plot: love triangle, hopes, romance, crimes, crime, bollywood, love and romance, couple relations, fall in love, urban, starting over, family relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: india, asia
Is relevant ?
The Lincoln Lawyer (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A lawyer conducts business from the back of his Lincoln town car while representing a high-profile client in Beverly Hills.
Style: clever, captivating, serious, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: lawyer, legal investigation, courtroom, legal, hotshot lawyer, mind game, judge, murder, arrest, courtroom drama, trial, manipulations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: beverly hills, usa, california, los angeles
Is relevant ?
Manson Family Vacation (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of two brothers: one who’s devoted to his family, the other who’s obsessed with the Manson Family.
Style: touching, offbeat, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: family relations, siblings relations, obsession, misfit, self discovery, character study, cult, brother, crime scene, brother brother relationship, road trip, brothers
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
Is relevant ?
Sweet Killing (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A business man decides to kill his wife but the plan sets off a chain of weird events that cause his life to become a living hell.
Style: suspense
Plot: crime scene, burglar, police inspector, husband wife relationship, marriage, police, murder, sex, bank, champagne, husband murders wife, alibi ...
Is relevant ?
Related movie lists
Angel of Death (2002)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Denmark
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The most spectacular Easter celebration in the World. Hosts of hooded Penitents parade through the ancient, narrow streets of the Old Town in time-honored ritual. But for one celebrant this Holy Week is different. For him Semana Santa is a time to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, psychological, rough ...
Plot: sexual abuse, fascism, small town, murder, investigation, woman in danger, danger, twins, society, police detective, serial killer, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, spain
Is relevant ?
24 Exposures (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Billy is a fetish photographer whose models begin to turn up dead. Michael, a melancholic cop, is tasked with investigating him.
Style: erotic, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, model, photographer, strong sexual content, mystery, sexual relations, unfulfillment, crimes, crime, protagonist as suspect, open relationship, crime scene ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
Roseanna (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young American girl is found dead in Gota Kanal, Swedens largest channel. Since there are hardly any clues or evidence at all it seems as if the murder cant be solved. Martin Beck and his men are assigned to the case. Soon they find a likely ...
Style: rough, realistic, bleak, suspenseful, serious
Plot: murder, canal, who done it, investigation, deadly, law enforcement, police investigation, interpol, crime, mystery, danger, riddles and clues ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: sweden
Is relevant ?
Cop (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An obsessive, insubordinate homicide cop is convinced a serial killer is loose in the Hollywood area and disobeys orders in order to catch him.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, serious, scary, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, serial killer, murder, police corruption, police, rape, internal affairs, high school, pizza, dysfunctional family, coffee, police officer killed ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
Is relevant ?
Wolves in the Snow (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Wolves in the Snow begins with the news that Antoine has been cuckolding Lucie for years. A violent marital argument ensues resulting in Antoine's death. After lying about Antoine's whereabouts, Lucie discovers his secret life of ...
Style: realistic, rough, tense, serious, suspenseful
Plot: neo noir, murder, snow, dishonesty, deadly, couples, tough heroes, vengeance, danger, rescue, rivalry, love affair ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada
Is relevant ?
Five Minutes to Live (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A gang of bank robbers terrorize a small town by knocking on doors and then killing whoever answers.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, psychopath, kidnapping, bank, murder, crime gone awry, killer, gangsters, criminal's revenge, unlikely criminals, crimes, confined ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Is relevant ?
Sherlock Holmes (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 44 min.
Story: A Russian crime drama series, based on the Sherlock Holmes detective stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, intellectual
Plot: partners against crime, investigation, sherlock holmes, mystery, private detective, power relations, teamwork, storytelling, friendship, verbal byplay, adaptation, eccentricity ...
Is relevant ?