20 Movies Like The Assault

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 71/100
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Runtime: 158 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 26 wins & 91 nominations total
Writer: Steven Zaillian, Stieg Larsson
Actors: Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara, Christopher Plummer
Language: English, Swedish
Country: United States, Sweden, Norway
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“The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” is a mystery thriller film based on the novel of the same name. It follows a journalist and a computer hacker who team up to solve a decades-old disappearance case, uncovering dark secrets and corruption along the way.

The Secret in Their Eyes

The Secret in Their Eyes
The Secret in Their Eyes
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 80/100
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Runtime: 129 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 53 wins & 43 nominations total
Writer: Eduardo Sacheri, Juan José Campanella
Actors: Ricardo Darín, Soledad Villamil, Pablo Rago
Language: Spanish
Country: Argentina, Spain
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“The Secret in Their Eyes” is a crime thriller film about a retired legal counselor who decides to write a novel about an unsolved murder case that has haunted him for decades. As he delves into the past, he uncovers shocking secrets and a personal obsession that leads him down a dangerous path of justice and revenge.

Memories of Murder

Memories of Murder
Memories of Murder
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Metacritic: 82/100
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Runtime: 132 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 33 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Bong Joon Ho, Kwang-rim Kim, Sung-bo Shim
Actors: Song Kang-ho, Kim Sang-kyung, Kim Roe-ha
Language: Korean, English
Country: South Korea
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“Memories of Murder” is a South Korean crime drama film directed by Bong Joon-ho. Based on true events, it follows two detectives as they investigate a series of unsolved murders in a small town, exploring themes of obsession, corruption, and the limits of justice.

Zodiac

Zodiac
Zodiac
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 157 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 3 wins & 71 nominations
Writer: James Vanderbilt, Robert Graysmith
Actors: Jake Gyllenhaal, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Zodiac movie is a crime thriller based on the true story of the Zodiac Killer, a serial killer who terrorized the San Francisco Bay Area in the late 1960s and early 1970s. The film follows the investigation led by a cartoonist turned amateur detective and the impact the case has on the lives of those involved.

Prisoners

Prisoners
Prisoners
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 70/100
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Runtime: 153 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 10 wins & 38 nominations total
Writer: Aaron Guzikowski
Actors: Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Prisoners” is a suspenseful thriller about a desperate father who takes matters into his own hands when his daughter and her friend go missing. As he pushes the boundaries of the law to find them, he becomes entangled in a web of dark secrets and moral dilemmas.

Oldboy

Oldboy
Oldboy
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 120 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 40 wins & 27 nominations
Writer: Garon Tsuchiya, Nobuaki Minegishi, Park Chan-wook
Actors: Choi Min-sik, Yoo Ji-tae, Kang Hye-jeong
Language: Korean
Country: South Korea
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The movie “Oldboy” is about a man who is mysteriously imprisoned for 15 years and then released, seeking revenge against his captor while also unraveling the truth behind his imprisonment. It is a dark and twisted tale of vengeance, redemption, and the consequences of one’s actions.

Se7en

Se7en
Se7en
Internet Movie Database: 8.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 127 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 29 wins & 43 nominations total
Writer: Andrew Kevin Walker
Actors: Morgan Freeman, Brad Pitt, Kevin Spacey
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Se7en” is a psychological crime thriller about two detectives who hunt down a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as a motif in his murders, leading them on a dark and twisted journey to bring him to justice.

Mystic River

Mystic River
Mystic River
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 138 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 56 wins & 144 nominations total
Writer: Brian Helgeland, Dennis Lehane
Actors: Sean Penn, Tim Robbins, Kevin Bacon
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia
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The Mystic River movie is a crime drama that follows the lives of three childhood friends who are reunited after one of them’s daughter goes missing. As they navigate through a web of secrets, guilt, and tragedy, they uncover dark truths that test their loyalty and unravel their lives.

The Chaser

The Chaser
The Chaser
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 29 wins & 25 nominations
Writer: Won-Chan Hong, Na Hong-jin, Shinho Lee
Actors: Kim Yoon-seok, Ha Jung-woo, Seo Yeong-hie
Language: Korean
Country: South Korea
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“The Chaser” is a South Korean thriller film that follows a former detective turned pimp who embarks on a desperate search for his missing prostitutes. As he unravels a dark and disturbing secret, he becomes entangled in a cat-and-mouse game with a sadistic serial killer.

The Vanishing

The Vanishing
The Vanishing
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 7 wins & 6 nominations
Writer: Tim Krabbé, George Sluizer
Actors: Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu, Gene Bervoets, Johanna ter Steege
Language: Dutch, French, English
Country: Netherlands, France, West Germany
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“The Vanishing” is a psychological thriller about three lighthouse keepers who mysteriously disappear from a remote Scottish island, leaving behind only a logbook hinting at a dark secret. As a tense and gripping search for the truth unfolds, the film explores themes of obsession, guilt, and the limits of human sanity.

The Snowman

The Snowman
The Snowman
Internet Movie Database: 5.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 7%
Metacritic: 23/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Jo Nesbø, Peter Straughan, Hossein Amini
Actors: Michael Fassbender, Rebecca Ferguson, Charlotte Gainsbourg
Language: English, Russian
Country: United Kingdom, United States, Sweden, China
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“The Snowman” is a psychological crime thriller about a detective and his young partner who investigate a series of grisly murders committed by a serial killer who leaves a snowman as his calling card. As they unravel the clues, they discover a chilling connection between the killer’s victims and a cold case from the past.

The Bone Collector

The Bone Collector
The Bone Collector
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 28%
Metacritic: 45/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 1 win & 3 nominations
Writer: Jeffery Deaver, Jeremy Iacone
Actors: Denzel Washington, Angelina Jolie, Queen Latifah
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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“The Bone Collector” is a thriller film about a paralyzed forensic expert who teams up with a rookie detective to solve a series of grisly murders in New York City. Together, they race against time to catch a sadistic serial killer before he strikes again.

The Girl on the Train

The Girl on the Train
The Girl on the Train
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 44%
Metacritic: 48/100
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award4 wins & 13 nominations total
Writer: Erin Cressida Wilson, Paula Hawkins
Actors: Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett, Rebecca Ferguson
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States, India
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The Girl on the Train movie is a psychological thriller about a woman who becomes entangled in a missing person investigation after witnessing something suspicious from her train window. As she tries to uncover the truth, she becomes increasingly unsure of her own memories and reality.

Gone Girl

Gone Girl
Gone Girl
Internet Movie Database: 8.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 149 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 64 wins & 188 nominations total
Writer: Gillian Flynn
Actors: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Gone Girl” is a psychological thriller about a man named Nick Dunne who becomes the prime suspect in the disappearance of his wife, Amy. As the investigation unfolds, secrets and deceptions are revealed, leading to a twisted and shocking conclusion.

The Silence of the Lambs

The Silence of the Lambs
The Silence of the Lambs
Internet Movie Database: 8.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
Metacritic: 86/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Won 5 Oscars. 70 wins & 50 nominations total
Writer: Thomas Harris, Ted Tally
Actors: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Scott Glenn
Language: English, Latin
Country: United States
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“The Silence of the Lambs” is a psychological thriller about a young FBI trainee who seeks the help of a brilliant but manipulative imprisoned cannibalistic serial killer to catch another serial killer on the loose. As they delve deeper into the twisted minds of these killers, they must navigate a dangerous game of cat and mouse to save innocent lives.

The Departed

The Departed
The Departed
Internet Movie Database: 8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 85/100
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Runtime: 151 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 98 wins & 141 nominations total
Writer: William Monahan, Alan Mak, Felix Chong
Actors: Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson
Language: English, Cantonese
Country: United States, Hong Kong
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“The Departed” is a crime thriller film about an undercover cop who infiltrates a gang while a mole from the gang infiltrates the police department, leading to a dangerous game of cat and mouse between the two sides.

Insomnia

Insomnia
Insomnia
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards: 1 win & 11 nominations
Writer: Hillary Seitz, Nikolaj Frobenius, Erik Skjoldbjærg
Actors: Al Pacino, Robin Williams, Hilary Swank
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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The movie “Insomnia” is a psychological thriller about a detective sent to a small Alaskan town to investigate a murder, but finds himself battling insomnia and guilt as he becomes entangled in a cat-and-mouse game with the prime suspect.

The Killing of a Sacred Deer

The Killing of a Sacred Deer
The Killing of a Sacred Deer
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 121 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Awards: 7 wins & 53 nominations
Writer: Yorgos Lanthimos, Efthimis Filippou
Actors: Barry G. Bernson, Herb Caillouet, Bill Camp
Language: English, French
Country: Ireland, United Kingdom
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“The Killing of a Sacred Deer” is a psychological horror film about a surgeon who forms a disturbing bond with a teenage boy, leading to a series of sinister events that force him to make a horrifying choice to save his family.”

The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)

Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009)/The Secret in Their Eyes (2009) - 29 (Ep 72)
Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009)/The Secret in Their Eyes (2009) - 29 (Ep 72)
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“The Secret in Their Eyes (2009) is a crime thriller film that follows a retired legal counselor who decides to write a novel about an unsolved murder case that has haunted him for decades. As he delves into the past, he uncovers shocking secrets and grapples with the consequences of his actions.”

The Body.

The Body
The Body
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
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Runtime: 112 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 3 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Oriol Paulo, Lara Sendim
Actors: Jose Coronado, Hugo Silva, Belén Rueda
Language: Spanish
Country: Spain
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“The Body” is a Spanish thriller film about a detective investigating the mysterious disappearance of a woman’s body from a morgue, uncovering a web of deceit and secrets that lead to a shocking revelation.

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