10 best movies like Keep an Eye Out (2018)

List of the best movies like Keep an Eye Out (2018): Intuition, In the Shadow of the Moon, 21 Bridges, The Purity of Vengeance, The Plagues of Breslau, Nox, The Standoff at Sparrow Creek, Hangman, Laplace's Witch, November Criminals.

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Intuition (2020)
Markimdb: 5.3
CharactersDetectives, Police
PlotInvestigation
StyleNetflix, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating

Police officer Pipa works on her first big case while simultaneously investigating her boss, who is suspected of murder. The prequel to "Perdida".

In the Shadow of the Moon (2019)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrefantastic, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersPolice, Serial killers, Pianists, Babies
PlotInvestigation, Time travel, Motorcycles, Abduction
PlaceUSA, Beach
StyleAction

In 1988, Philadelphia police officer Thomas "Locke" Lockhart, hungry to become a detective, begins tracking a serial killer whose crimes defy scientific explanation. When the killer mysteriously resurfaces nine years later, Locke's obsession with finding the truth threatens to destroy his career, his family, and possibly his sanity.

21 Bridges (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryChina, USA
CharactersHackers, Tough guys, FBI, Criminals, Police
PlotMoney, Investigation, Death, Skirmishes, Chase, Cheating, Fear
PlaceHotels
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense

A disgraced NYPD detective after being thrust into a citywide manhunt for a cop killer, is given a shot at redemption.

The Purity of Vengeance (2018)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.4)
Genrethriller, crime, detective
CountryDenmark, Germany
Duration01:54
CharactersDetectives, Police
PlotInvestigation

Copenhagen, Denmark, 2018. A frightening discovery is made in an old apartment. The subsequent investigation of Department Q members leads them to an infamous institution for girls that was suddenly closed in the early sixties.

The Plagues of Breslau (2018)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genrethriller, crime, detective
CountryPoland
CharactersManiacs, Killers, Police, Serial killers
PlotInvestigation, Weapon
StyleAction, Tense, Fascinating

Every day at 6 pm a serial killer kills another person. Police officer Helena Rus thinks the killings are done by one man only and decides to reveal the killer's identity by getting back in 18th century history of the city.

Nox (2018)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrethriller, crime
CountryFrance
CharactersPolice, Detectives, Partners, Mothers
PlotInvestigation
PlaceFrance, Paris

A mother, herself retired from the police, embarks on an underground exploration of Paris to find her daughter, a missing investigator on a mission.

The Standoff at Sparrow Creek (2019)
Mark1 (imdb: 6.2)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:14
CharactersPolice
PlotInvestigation, Radio
PlaceUSA
StyleAction, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating

After a mass shooting at a police funeral, reclusive ex-cop Gannon finds himself unwittingly forced out of retirement when he realizes that the killer belongs to the same militia he joined after quitting the force. Understanding that the shooting could set off a chain reaction of copycat violence across the country, Gannon quarantines his fellow militiamen in the remote lumber mill they call their headquarters. There, he sets about a series of grueling interrogations, intent on ferreting out the killer and turning him over to the authorities to prevent further bloodshed.

Hangman (2017)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrethriller, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:59
CharactersManiacs, Killers, Police, Friends, Detectives, Journalists, Reporters, Serial killers, Strong women
PlotDeath, Investigation, Motorcycles, Weapon, Funeral, Internet
PlaceUSA, School, Trains

A homicide detective teams up with a criminal profiler to catch a serial killer whose crimes are inspired by the children's game, Hangman.

Laplace's Witch (2018)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrefantastic, crime, detective
CountryJapan
Duration01:32
CharactersPolice, Pupils, Family
PlotDeath, Investigation, Supernatural, Experiments
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, Disturbing

An environmental analyst is asked by the police to determine if two deaths by hydrogen sulfide poisoning are an accident - or a murder. But when he meets a young woman at both sites, a scientific mystery begins.

November Criminals (2017)
Mark9 (imdb: 5.3)
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:31
CharactersTeens, Police, Friends, Girlfriends
PlotLove, Investigation, Funeral
PlaceSchool, USA, Beach
StyleTouching, Soulful, Disturbing, Fascinating

When Addison investigates the murder of his friend Kevin with the help of Phoebe, they discover that the truth is darker than they had ever imagined.

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BlacKkKlansman (2018)
Mark4.4 (imdb: 7.5)
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:24
CharactersJews, Police, Partners, Students
PlotInvestigation, Sects, Weapon, Dancing, Political, Freedom, On real events
PlaceOffice, USA
StyleOscars, Makes me think, Heavy, Fascinating

Colorado Springs, late 1970s. Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer, and Flip Zimmerman, his Jewish colleague, run an undercover operation to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan.

First Kill (2017)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 5)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryCanada, USA, United Kingdom
Duration02:18
CharactersPolice, Snipers, Criminals
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Abduction, Money, Investigation, Cancer, Death, Chase, Cheating, Fear
StyleTense, Exciting, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men, Unexpected ending

A police chief tries to solve a kidnapping that involves a bank robber holding a young boy hostage.

Bent (2018)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 5.2)
Genrethriller, crime
CountrySpain, USA
Duration02:07
CharactersDetectives, Police, Models
PlotInvestigation
PlacePrison

On his latest private investigation, a shamed former cop connects a murder case to a government conspiracy involving rogue agents from a top spy agency.

The Warning (2018)
Mark3 (imdb: 5.9)
Genrethriller, fantasy, drama, crime, detective
CountrySpain
Duration00:46
CharactersPolice, Mathematicians
PlotInvestigation, Supernatural, Curses

Ten-year-old Nico receives a threatening letter and now his life is in danger. No one seems to believe him except one person that he doesn't know.

Dark Figure of Crime (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:37
CharactersDetectives, Criminals, Police, Serial killers
PlotMystery, Investigation
PlaceKorea, Prison
StyleAction, Tense, Fascinating

Hyeong-min, a prominent police detective, and Tae-oh, a killer who has confessed to multiple murders, maintain a fierce psychological confrontation.

Beneath The Leaves (2019)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 4.6)
Genrethriller
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersPolice
PlotInvestigation
StyleDisturbing, Heavy

Four small-town boys are kidnapped by James Whitley, a warm-eyed psychopath. His grotesque pursuit to reunite orphaned children with their deceased birth parents is halted when the boys escape and he is arrested. Fifteen years later Whitley flees during a prison fire and decides to see his mission through. Detective Larson, once Whitley's prior victim, is removed from the case due to impartiality leaving his partner, and lover, Detective Shotwell to solve the case. Fueled by rage and a chance of redemption, Detective Larson chases the steadfast psychopath on his own only to fall back into the same trap he once escaped as a child.

Mary (2019)
Mark6 (imdb: 4.4)
Genrehorror
CountryUSA
Duration02:10
CharactersPolice, Family
PlotMystery, Obsession, Investigation
PlaceUSA
StyleAtmospheric

A struggling family buys an old ship at auction with high hopes of starting a charter business, only to discover her horrifying secrets on the isolated open waters.

Burn (2019)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrethriller
CountryUSA
CharactersPolice
PlotAdventure, Robbery, Investigation, Loneliness
StyleDisturbing

Lonely, unstable gas station attendant Melinda is tired of being overshadowed by her more confident, outgoing co-worker Sheila. When the gas station is held up at gunpoint by Billy, a desperate man in need of quick cash, Melinda finds an opportunity to make a connection with the robber, regardless of who gets hurt.

Listyev. Novyy vzglyad (2020)
Mark
CharactersCelebrities
PlotInvestigation
PlaceRussia

Investigation of the causes of death of Vladislav Listyev. 25 years passed, but the perpetrators of the highest-profile contract murder in Russia in the 1990s were not found. Or didn’t you want to? Or found, but silent? Rodion decided to conduct his investigation. He wants to know the name of the customer. Six months of work, dozens of interviews with colleagues, friends and relatives of Listyev, investigators who conducted the case. And everyone answers the main question: who killed Vlad Listyev?

Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage (2019)
Mark3.6 (imdb: 6.3)
Genreaction, thriller, crime, detective
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:10
CharactersPolice, Dogs
PlotInvestigation, Weapon
PlaceKorea
StyleExciting, Heavy

On the run from a dogged internal affairs agent, a corrupt cop reluctantly teams up with a defiant teen to unravel a conspiracy -- before it's too late.

Stray (2019)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 4.8)
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:41
CharactersPolice
PlotInvestigation, Superpowers

An orphaned teenager forms an unlikely friendship with a detective. Together they investigate her mother's murder, and uncover the supernatural force that proves to be a threat to her family.

Den of Thieves (2018)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:32
CharactersPolice, Criminals, Tough guys, Thieves, FBI
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Investigation, Divorce, Death, Money, Chase, Cheating
PlaceHotels, Prison
StyleExciting, Tense, For men, Unexpected ending

A gritty crime saga which follows the lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Dept. and the state's most successful bank robbery crew as the outlaws plan a seemingly impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank.

All the Money in the World (2017)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective, biography
CountryUSA, Italy, United Kingdom
Duration02:08
CharactersMafia, Police, Detectives, Mothers, Billionaires, Old man, Rich
PlotLove, Abduction, Investigation, Blackmail, Death, Money, On real events
PlaceUSA, Italy
TimeNew Year
StyleAction, Heavy, Fascinating

The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.

Gun City (2018)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrethriller
CountrySpain, France
Duration01:10
CharactersPolice
PlotInvestigation, Weapon, Cars
PlaceSpain

Barcelona, ​​Spain, 1921. A tough cop from Madrid arrives in the city to locate, under the suspicious scrutiny of corrupt local police officers, a significant amount of military weaponry stolen from a train, allegedly by revolutionary anarchists.

Belleville Cop (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 4.9)
Genrecomedy
CountryFrance
Duration01:53
CharactersPolice, Partners
PlotInvestigation
PlaceUSA
StyleLight

When a childhood friend from Miami gets killed after he comes to warn of encroaching drug gangs, Baaba moves to Miami and teams up with a local officer to bring down the criminals.

The Forest (2017)
Mark6 (imdb: 7.3)
Genredrama, crime
CountryFrance
CharactersPolice, Teens, Partners
PlotMystery, Investigation, Revenge, False accusations, Cheating
PlaceForest, France
StyleDisturbing, Action, Tense

In a small quiet village in the Ardennes, a sixteen-year-old girl disappears into the forest after calling her teacher in the middle of the night. Captain Gaspard Deker, a former soldier and newly arrived single father is conducting the investigation with Virginie Musso, the local cop. Also helping is the teacher, Eve Mendel, a solitary young woman with a mysterious past: she was found as a child by the villiage doctor wandering silently in the same forest.

The Ballad of Lefty Brown (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.3)
Genreaction, drama, western
CountryUSA
Duration02:30
CharactersPolice, Sheriffs, Indians, Horses, Cowboys
PlotRevenge, Investigation, Chase, Weapon, Money, Justice
PlaceUSA, Wild West, Deserts
StyleAction, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

Aging sidekick Lefty Brown has ridden with Eddie Johnson his entire life. But when a rustler kills Eddie, Lefty is forced from his partner’s shadow and must confront the ugly realities of frontier justice.

Sacrifice (2016)
Mark6 (imdb: 5.3)
Genrethriller, detective
CountryRepublic of Ireland, Germany, USA
Duration01:55
CharactersPolice, Doctors, Lawyers
PlotSects, Mystery, Moving, Investigation, Mystery, Chase, Adoption
PlaceEngland, Islands, Lighthouse, Party, Helicopters, Scotland
StyleTense

Sacrifice is the story of consultant surgeon, Tora Hamilton, who moves with her husband, Duncan, to the remote Shetland Islands, 100 miles off the north-east coast of Scotland. Deep in the peat soil around her new home, Tora discovers the body of a young woman with rune marks carved into her skin and a gaping hole where her heart once beat. Ignoring warnings to leave well alone, Tora uncovers terrifying links to a legend that might never have been confined to the pages of the story-books.

Phobia (2016)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryIndia
CharactersPolice, Doctors
PlotDeath, Mystery, Investigation
PlaceParty, India
StyleDisturbing, Action

If you're not safe at home, and you're not safe outside, what do you do? Where do you go? Is it possible to face your fears? Find out in the spookiest psychological thriller of the year, Phobia, starring Radhika Apte.

New Blood (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.4)
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:40
CharactersPolice, Doctors
PlotInvestigation, Fear
PlaceIndia, Hospitals, Laboratory
StyleDisturbing

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.

Ace the Case: Manhattan Mystery (2016)
Markimdb: 4.1
Genrefamily, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:52
CharactersDogs, Police
PlotAdventure, Abduction, Investigation
PlaceUSA

While her mother is away on business, a young girl home alone with her older brother witnesses her neighbor's kidnapping. But no one believes her--not her brother, not the cops. So she takes matters into her own hands putting her life at risk to save her neighbor.

American Crime Story (2016)
Markimdb: 8.4
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:22
CharactersLawyers, Police, Criminals, Maniacs, Celebrities
PlotInvestigation, Chase, On real events
PlaceHospitals, USA, Court, Los Angeles
StyleFascinating, For men

An anthology series centered around some of history's most famous criminals.

Dishoom (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 5.1)
Genreaction, comedy, adventure, crime, sport
CountryIndia
Duration03:05
CharactersPolice
PlotAbduction, Investigation, Chase
StyleExciting

When India's top batsman Viraj Sharma goes missing in Middle East, two cops Kabir Shergill and Junaid Ansari from either side of Arabian Sea must team up for a 36-hours man-hunt before the final match between India and Pakistan.

İçerde (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 8)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryTurkey
CharactersPolice, Brothers, Friends, Cats
PlotLove, Investigation, Pursuit
PlaceTurkey

Even though two brothers are completely separated from each other after the imprisoning of their father and the kidnapping of their twin brother, they meet by coincidence years after when both choose to enter the police academy.

Asura: The City of Madness (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.6)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:32
CharactersKillers, Police, Gangsters, Criminals
PlotInvestigation, Death, Weapon, Political
PlaceKorea

A shady cop finds himself in over his head when he gets caught between Internal Affairs and the city’s corrupt mayor, in this scintillating crime drama from Korean maestro Kim Sung-soo (The Warrior).

May God Save Us (2016)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountrySpain
Duration01:47
CharactersPolice
PlotInvestigation
PlaceSpain

Madrid, summer 2011. Economic crisis. 15-M movement and 1.5 million pilgrims waiting for the Pope’s arrival live side by side in a Madrid that’s hotter and more chaotic than ever. In this context, detectives Velarde and Alfaro must find what seems to be a serial killer. Their against-the-clock hunt will make them realise something they’d never imagined: neither of them are so very different from the killer.

The Wailing (2016)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:50
CharactersPolice, Zombie, Dogs, Demons
PlotMystery, Investigation, Fear, Supernatural, Death, Curses, Motorcycles, Obsession, Ghosts
PlaceKorea, Mountains, Village, Small cities
StyleAtmospheric

A stranger arrives in a little village and soon after a mysterious sickness starts spreading. A policeman is drawn into the incident and is forced to solve the mystery in order to save his daughter.

The Five (2016)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:40
CharactersPolice, Friends, Detectives
PlotInvestigation, Missing people
PlaceOffice
StyleDisturbing

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 later, Danny – now a detective – learns some shocking news. Jesse’s DNA has been found at a murder scene. He is alive and out there. Somewhere.

Lost in White (2016)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrecrime
CountryChina
Duration01:33
CharactersPolice
PlotDeath, Mystery, Mystery, Investigation
PlaceChina, Village

Lost in White takes places in the north-east of China, where two bodies have been found under the ice of a frozen lake, their remains made unidentifiable by carnivorous fish, but still bearing the mark of having been dragged with an ice hook. In charge of the investigation is Captain Zhou (Tony Leung Ka Fai), a dedicated cop who's dragging along his teenage daughter Xinyi (Zhou Dongyu). Soon he's joined by Wang Hao (Tong Dawei) a young Shanghai detective who's on a missing person case that has led him to the same village where the murders happened. The two cases prove to be connected: the missing person and the two victims were part of a quartet of businessmen who ten years ago opened a refinery in the region, and disposed of chemical waste in an unethical way that has poisoned the waters and led to malformed babies in the following decade. Is the missing businessman the killer, the next victim or a red herring?

Kidnap (2017)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 5.9)
Genrethriller, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:22
CharactersPolice, Mothers
PlotInvestigation, Chase
PlaceUSA

A mother (in her Minivan) stops at nothing to recover her kidnapped son.

Fabricated City (2017)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.9)
Genreaction, crime
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:33
CharactersPolice, Heroes, Losers
PlotAdventure, Investigation, Chase, Skirmishes
PlaceKorea

In real life, Kwon Yoo is unemployed, but in the virtual game world he is the best leader. Kwon Yoo is then framed for a murder. With the help of hacker Yeo-Wool, he tries to uncover the truth behind the murder case.

The Guilty (2018)
Mark10 (imdb: 7.5)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryDenmark
Duration01:24
CharactersPolice
PlotMystery, Investigation
StyleUnexpected ending, Tense

Police officer Asger Holm, demoted to desk work as an alarm dispatcher, answers a call from a panicked woman who claims to have been kidnapped. Confined to the police station and with the phone as his only tool, Asger races against time to get help and find her.

Sweet Country (2018)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrethriller, drama, adventure, western, crime, history
CountryAustralia
Duration01:51
CharactersPolice, Farmers, Cowboys, Judge
PlotInvestigation, Slavery, Justice, Weapon, Skirmishes, Travel
PlaceAustralia, Court, Deserts
StyleSoulful, Tense, Fascinating, Cute

It’s 1929 on the vast, desert-like, Eastern Arrernte Nation lands that are now known as the Central Australian outback. Sam Kelly, a middle-aged Aboriginal man, works the land of a kind preacher, Fred Smith. After an ill-tempered bully arrives in town and Kelly kills him in self-defence, he and his wife go on the run as a posse gathers to hunt him down.

I Can Quit Whenever I Want 2: Masterclass (2017)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryItaly
Duration02:36
CharactersPolice, Scientists, Detectives
PlotInvestigation, Pursuit
PlaceItaly

Pietro Zinni is asked by the police to revive the old gang to create a task force that will stop the spread of smart drugs.

Cold Hell (2017)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrehorror, action, thriller
CountryGermany, Austria
Duration02:11
CharactersManiacs, Killers, Police, Neighbors, Serial killers
PlotDepression, Revenge, Investigation, Martial Arts

Özge Dogruol, a young Vienna based taxi driver of Turkish origin. She witnesses an extremely brutal murder. The offender seems to be a crazed serial killer and he is convinced that Özge has seen him. A life-and-death struggle ensues.

Ghost in the Shell (2017)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, India, Hong Kong, China
Duration02:13
CharactersHackers, Police, Doctors
PlotConspiracies, Artificial Intelligence, Consciousness, Investigation, Chase, Technology, Internet
PlaceLaboratory, Japan
TimeFuture
StyleCyberpunk, Tense, Philosophical

In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: a human saved from a terrible crash, then cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals.

Acts of Vengeance (2017)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 5.7)
Genreaction, thriller, drama
CountryBulgaria, USA
Duration01:27
CharactersKillers, Lawyers, Police, Family, Detectives, Dogs, Nurses
PlotInvestigation, Martial Arts, Revenge, Funeral, Justice
PlaceUSA

A fast-talking lawyer transforms his body and takes a vow of silence, not to be broken until he finds out who killed his wife and daughter and has his revenge.

Spinning Man (2018)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryRepublic of Ireland, Sweden, USA
Duration02:22
CharactersPolice, Students
PlotInvestigation
PlaceSchool

Evan Birch, a family man and esteemed philosophy professor at a distinguished college, is the prime suspect when a female student goes missing.

Before We Vanish (2017)
Markimdb: 6
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CountryJapan
Duration01:00
CharactersKillers, Police, Doctors, Reporters, Dogs, Aliens, Soldier, Sisters, Journalists, Criminals
PlotInvestigation, Martial Arts, Religious, Computers, Cars
PlaceJapan, Hospitals, Aircraft

Narumi is on bad terms with her husband Shinji when one day, Shinji goes missing. He comes back a couple of days later, but seems like a totally different person, and is now gentle and tender. He goes for a walk every day. Meanwhile, Journalist Sakurai covers the story of a family that was brutally murdered, when an unexplained phenomenon takes place. Shinji Kase tells his wife that he came to Earth to invade.

The Nile Hilton Incident (2017)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryMorocco, Sweden, Denmark, Germany, France
Duration01:35
CharactersKillers, Police
PlotPolitical, Death, Investigation, Intrigue
PlaceEgypt, Hotels

In Cairo, weeks before the 2011 revolution, Police Detective Noredin is working in the infamous Kasr el-Nil Police Station when he is handed the case of a murdered singer. He soon realizes that the investigation concerns the power elite, close to the President’s inner circle.

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