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A Caribbean Mystery (1983)
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A Caribbean Mystery (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Aging Major Palgrave, an idiosyncratic but charming mystery writer, reveals to Miss Marple that one of the guests at a luxurious Caribbean resort they're staying at is a Bluebeard-type wife murderer. Unfortunately, the Major succumbs to an apparently accidental overdose of alcohol and blood pressure medication before revealing the killer's identity. When it's discovered that the medicine belonged to another guest and the revealing photograph the Major was carrying is missing, Miss Marple realizes that the serial killer has struck again and more murders will follow.
Style: mind bending, clever, serious, realistic, suspenseful, talky
Plot: murder, hotel, amateur detective, serial killer, psychopath, crimes, mystery, resort, couples, private detective, who done it, law enforcement, aging, police investigation, haunted by the past, drug abuse, partners against crime, army investigation, couple relations, riddles and clues, murder mystery, whodunit, airplane, island, beach ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: caribbean, bahamas

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Most similar movies to A Caribbean Mystery

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and mind bending films with plots about murder, mystery, crimes, deadly, who done it, investigation and law enforcement mostly in Crime, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like A Caribbean Mystery: Evil Under the Sun (1982), Midsomer Murders (1997), Murder with Mirrors (1985), Murder She Said (1961), Dead Man's Folly (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Caribbean Mystery (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: On Vacation, Miss Marple discovers that death of a British Officer is actully a murder and must solve the the case before the murderer strikes again
Style: mind bending, talky, serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: murder, investigation, murder mystery, private detective, hotel, resort, amateur detective, riddles and clues, who done it, supernatural ability, law enforcement, mystery ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, bahamas
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100%
Evil Under the Sun (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Trying to find how a millionaire wound up with a phony diamond brings Hercule Poirot to an exclusive island resort frequented by the rich and famous. When a murder is committed, everyone has an alibi.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, clever, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, island, murder mystery, mystery, crimes, intrigue, multiple suspects, amateur detective, gem, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: greece, albania, south of france, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Midsomer Murders (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
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Story: The peacefulness of the Midsomer community is shattered by violent crimes, suspects are placed under suspicion, and it is up to a veteran DCI and his young sergeant to calmly and diligently eliminate the innocent and ruthlessly pursue the guilty.
Style: atmospheric, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, who done it, murder investigation, murder, police investigation, multiple suspects, whodunit, village, detective inspector, law enforcement, human nature, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Murder with Mirrors (1985)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marple has been summoned to the lavish country estate of her old friend Carrie Louise Serrocold (Bette Davis). Carrie's stepson has been killed, and she fears that his won't be the last corpse to befoul the estate. She's right, and ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: investigation, murder, riddles and clues, adult virgin, who done it, uncover truth, crimes, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, mysterious character, amateur detective, police investigation ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: 4:50 from Paddington (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Miss Marple's visiting friend sees a woman being strangled on a passing train, they immediately report it to the police. Inspector Slack sees Miss Marple as a bit of a busy body and drops the investigation after only a few days. Miss ...
Style: mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful, clever
Plot: amateur detective, murder, train, private detective, riddles and clues, mystery, partners against crime, who done it, murder investigation, investigation, law enforcement, police investigation ...
Time: 50s, year 1957
Place: england, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Pocket Full of Rye (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When a handful of grain is found in the pocket of a murdered businessman, Miss Marple seeks a murderer with a penchant for nursery rhymes.
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful, clever
Plot: amateur detective, murder, law enforcement, mystery, uncover truth, who done it, riddles and clues, poison, miss marple
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Murder She Said (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Miss Marple believes she’s seen a murder in a passing by train yet when the police find no evidence she decides to investigate it on her own. Her inquisitions lead her to a mountain top. The first of four films starring Margaret Rutherford as Miss ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, clever, cult film
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, murder, police investigation, strangulation, investigation, dishonesty, crimes, uncover truth, train, who done it, woman in danger ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Dead Man's Folly (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During a murder hunt game at a country house, to which Hercule Poirot is invited as an "expert", a real murder occurs.
Style: serious, realistic, talky, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: private detective, murder mystery, murder, investigation, riddles and clues, crimes, mystery, dishonesty, multiple suspects, conspiracy, secretly observing, estate ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: At Bertram's Hotel (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Miss Jane Marple is staying at an elegant hotel from her childhood compliments of her nephew Raymond. Also there is international adventurer Bess Sedgwick and Lady Selena Hazy (Joan Greenwood in her next to last performance). A doorman working at ...
Style: serious, clever, captivating, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, riddles and clues, hotel, murder, crimes, friendship, golden years, mystery, who done it, adult virgin, old age ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Murder in Three Acts (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Acapulco, Hercule Poirot attends a dinner party in which one of the guests clutches his throat and suddenly dies. The causes seem to be natural until another party with most of the same guests produces another corpse.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, private detective, murder mystery, manipulation, mystery, serial killer, dishonesty, crimes, multiple suspects, estate, who done it, riddles and clues ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, acapulco mexico, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A town busybody is poisoned at a busy reception in the home of famous film star Marina Gregg. The poisoned drink seemed intended for Marina, but Miss Marple is not so sure. She sets out to discover the true identity of the killer before he or she ...
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: murder, murder mystery, mystery, riddles and clues, destiny, who done it, uncover truth, actor's life, amateur detective, crimes, investigation, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Murder on the Orient Express (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Agatha Christie's classic whodunit speeds into the twenty-first century. World-famous sleuth Hercule Poirot has just finished a case in Istanbul and is returning home to London onboard the luxurious Orient Express. But, the train comes to a ...
Style: clever, tense, suspenseful, mind bending, thought provoking ...
Plot: murder, train, private detective, revenge, conspiracy, investigation, riddles and clues, mystery, mysterious character, law enforcement, on the road, who done it ...
Time: 21st century
Place: belgrade, former yugoslavia, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Murder at the Gallop (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Miss Marple and Mr Stringer are witness to the death of the very old and rich Mr. Enderby by heart attack. Yet they have their doubts about what happened. The police don’t believe them thus leading Miss Marple to yet again investigate by herself. ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, talky, serious, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, murder, charity, investigation, horse riding, last will and testament, eavesdropping, heart attack, false accusation, riddles and clues, who done it ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Gone but Not Forgotten (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: An Oregon woman vanishes. In her wake remains a single black rose & a note reading gone but not forgotten. Now a man stands accused: a private eye has gone missing: a detective knows more than she lets on: & a tough female attorney has ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious, psychological
Plot: serial killer, private detective, investigation, amateur detective, rivalry, murder, psychopath, mind game, police investigation, police detective, mysterious character, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Man in the Brown Suit (1989)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Agatha Christie. An American woman getting involved in a diamond theft in South Africa. Nor Poirot nor Marple.
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, cruise, private detective, amateur detective, mystery, adventurer, investigation, criminal heroes, crimes, mysterious character, protagonist as suspect, stash ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london, south africa, egypt, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: They Do It with Mirrors (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At the insistence of Ruth Van Rydock, an old schoolfriend who is convinced that there is something wrong, Miss Marple agrees to visit 'Stonygates', the country house of Ruth's sister.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, clever ...
Plot: crimes, mystery, amateur detective, law enforcement, riddles and clues, who done it, uncover truth, poisoning, psychology, reform school, juvenile delinquent, ballet ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: Sleeping Murder (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a young bride moves into a country manor, long repressed childhood memories of witnessing a murder come to the surface.
Style: mind bending, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: amateur detective, estate, murder, riddles and clues, investigation, a vision, haunted by the past, mystery, witnessing a crime, crimes, jealousy, strangulation ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Perry Mason defends the husband of a famous rock singer who was found being killed after having had a tremendous discussion with her husband and her manager.
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, murder, dishonesty, law enforcement, amateur detective, crimes, legal, dedicated lawyer, investigation, mystery, private detective, couple relations ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Skinwalkers (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Faced with the murder of three medicine men, Navajo police must find the culprit. That the murders appear to be the work of a Skinwalker, or bad medicine man, complicate and illuminate the detective's work.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, mind bending
Plot: murder, native american, americana, vengeance, supernatural ability, police investigation, curses spells and rituals, crimes, serial killer, law enforcement, beach, healing power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, utah, arizona, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Wandering Soul Murders (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Widowed Joanne Kilbourn is an ex-police officer turned criminology professor. Her husband Ian was the Ontario provincial Attorney General when he was murdered, the murder never solved. Her current home life is on the most part a happy one, except ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, mind bending
Plot: prostitute, murder, police detective, police investigation, journalism, mystery, amateur detective, riddles and clues, serial killer, dishonesty, crimes, false accusation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Borkmann's Point (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Van Veeteren finds retiring from the police force is easier said than done when two decapitated bodies are found in quick succession. The matching MO in the two grisly murders brings the investigation teams of Maardam and Kaalbringen together - a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, realistic
Plot: partners against crime, police investigation, mystery, serial killer, law enforcement, crimes, private detective, partners, murder, fictional country, police procedural, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The corpse of a shabbily dressed young woman has been discovered in the mud flats of the Thames at low tide. Police assume she's a prostitute, but Dr. Watson suspects something more and goes to his old friend Holmes, now retired and at very ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, mind bending
Plot: private detective, murder, sherlock holmes, investigation, mastermind, mystery, who done it, prodigy, crimes, life is a bitch, hotshot hero, lookalikes ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Murder Ahoy (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: During an annual board of trustees meeting, one of the trustees dies. Miss Marple thinks he’s been poisoned after finding a chemical on him. She sets off to investigate at the ship where he had just come from. The fourth and final film from the ...
Style: realistic, serious, mind bending, talky, clever ...
Plot: amateur detective, ship, investigation, murder, poison, private detective, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, mystery, who done it, riddles and clues ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: The Murder at the Vicarage (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Faced with two false confessions and numerous suspects after a despised civil magistrate is found shot in the local vicarage, Detective Inspector Slack reluctantly accepts help from Miss Marple.
Style: sexy, clever, sexual, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, village, amateur detective, church, poacher, performer's life, riddles and clues, uncover truth, who done it, village life, crimes, mystery ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Twilight (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A retired ex-cop and private detective gets mixed up in murder when he is asked to deliver blackmail money and walks into a 20 year old case involving the mysterious disappearance of an actress' former husband.
Style: clever, serious, realistic, neo noir, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, murder, missing person, terminal illness, femme fatale, mystery, uncover truth, who done it, crimes, dishonesty, amateur detective, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Lady in the Lake (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman suddenly disappears after an early morning walk, and her husband is accused of murder.
Style: cynical, clever, serious, talky, suspenseful ...
Plot: courtroom, murder, false accusation, rivalry, investigation, private detective, legal, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, courtroom drama, righting the wronged, mystery ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: Nemesis (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Miss Marple receives a most interesting request from Mr. Jason Rafiel, with whom she'd struck an acquaintance some years before. He would like her to solve a crime but, does not tell her what it might be, who might have been involved or where ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, private detective, riddles and clues, police investigation, murder, tour guide, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, law enforcement, uncover truth, crimes ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
And Never Let Her Go (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The true story of a woman's suspicious disappearance after ending an affair with a powerful, married attorney.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, mind bending, realistic
Plot: obsession, missing person, murder, love affair, dangerous attraction, mystery, couples, crimes, protagonist as suspect, rivalry, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: delaware
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Mirror Crack'd (1980)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jane Marple solves the mystery when a local woman is poisoned and a visiting movie star seems to have been the intended victim.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, clever, mind bending ...
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, murder mystery, investigation, murder, serial killer, movie star, haunted by the past, unlikely criminals, crimes, actor's life, strong female character ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1953, 1930s
Place: england, scotland, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Murder Most Foul (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A murderer is brought to court and only Miss Marple is unconvinced of his innocence. Once again she begins her own investigation. The third Miss Marple film starring Margaret Rutherford as the quirky amateur detective.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, courtroom drama, murder, strangulation, mystery, false accusation, murder mystery, power relations, dishonesty, private detective, legal, mysterious character ...
Time: 60s, 50s, year 1951
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%