Movies like Charade

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Charade (1963)
 7.9
 76K
Charade (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After Regina Lampert falls for the dashing Peter Joshua on a skiing holiday in the French Alps, she discovers upon her return to Paris that her husband has been murdered. Soon, she and Peter are giving chase to three of her late husband's World War II cronies, Tex, Scobie and Gideon, who are after a quarter of a million dollars the quartet stole while behind enemy lines. But why does Peter keep changing his name?
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, humorous, exciting, feel good, suspense, surprise ending, atmospheric, witty, clever ...
Audience: date night
Plot: age difference, murder, cia, funeral, woman in danger, romance, chase, mystery, divorce, crimes, fall in love, perfect crime, cons and scams, love and romance, group of criminals, hidden identity, multiple suspects, dishonesty, gain trust, impersonating, french, train, translator, gold, vacation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1944, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, alps, europe, switzerland

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Most similar movies to Charade

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, clever, suspense and talky films with plots about dialogue, mentor, police investigation, storytelling, runaway, secrets and corruption mostly in Comedy, Romance and Thriller genres. Some movies like Charade: How to Steal a Million (1966), Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993), The Thomas Crown Affair (1999), Paris When It Sizzles (1964), Foul Play (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
How to Steal a Million (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A woman must steal a statue from a Paris museum to help conceal her father's art forgeries.
Style: feel good, witty, clever, talky, exciting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: forgery, heist, museum, fall in love, art collector, love and romance, insurance, perfect crime, art theft, adventure, couple relations, couples ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A middle-aged couple suspects foul play when their neighbor's wife suddenly drops dead.
Style: clever, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: investigation, murder, amateur detective, blackmail, marital problem, neighbor, mystery, crimes, love and romance, free spirited, couples, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, new york state, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Thomas Crown Affair (1999)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A very rich and successful playboy amuses himself by stealing artwork, but may have met his match in a seductive detective.
Style: twists and turns, witty, sexy, surprise ending, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: art thief, cons and scams, art collector, perfect crime, businessman, strong female lead, cat and mouse, sexual tension, billionaire, stolen painting, museum, sexual attraction ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Paris When It Sizzles (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Hollywood producer Alexander Meyerheimer has hired drunken writer Richard Benson to write his latest movie. Benson has been holed up in a Paris apartment supposedly working on the script for months, but instead has spent the time living it up. ...
Style: clever, witty, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, alcohol abuse, writer's life, romance, disorder, filmmaking, couples, unlikely couple, love and romance, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, supernatural ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1962, 1930s, 50s ...
Place: paris france, france, usa, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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12040
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4424
 6.8
 15K
Foul Play (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A shy San Francisco librarian and a bumbling cop fall in love as they solve a crime involving albinos, dwarves, and the Catholic Church.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: conspiracy, murder, hitchhiker, woman in danger, investigation, crimes, fall in love, amateur detective, love and romance, law enforcement, undercover, assassination plot ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, usa, california, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 14K
Zero Effect (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Daryl Zero is a private investigator. Along with his assistant, Steve Arlo he solves impossible crimes and puzzles. Though a master investigator, when he is not working, Zero doesn't know what to do with himself. He has no social skills, writes ...
Style: witty, cynical, realistic, semi serious, sincere ...
Plot: investigation, mystery, private detective, murder, accountant, fall in love, blackmail, whodunit, crimes, mistrust, disorder, gain trust ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, san francisco, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 5K
Mirage (1965)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: New York City. David Stillwell struggles to recover his memory before the people who are trying to kill him succeed. Who is he, who are they, and why is he surrounded by murder?
Style: serious, psychological, suspenseful, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: police detective, chase, investigation, manhunt, private detective, murder, crimes, dishonesty, mind game, uncover truth, old love, conspiracy ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
That Touch of Mink (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A rich businessman and a young woman are attracted to each other, but he only wants an affair while she wants to save her virginity for marriage.
Style: humorous, witty, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: fall in love, unemployment, romance, idealism, couples, unlikely couple, love and romance, opposites attract, hopes, silly humor, love triangle, couple relations ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: new york, usa, baltimore, manhattan new york city, new york yankees ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.1
 50K
Duplicity (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Two romantically-engaged corporate spies team up to manipulate a corporate race to corner the market on a medical innovation that will reap huge profits and enable them to lead an extravagant lifestyle together.
Style: twists and turns, sexy, clever, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: undercover, rivalry, manipulation, intrigue, romance, love affair, espionage, battle of the sexes, uninhibited rivalry, spy, surveillance, male female relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, dubai, london, miami, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 94K
Clue (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Clue finds six colorful dinner guests gathered at the mansion of their host, Mr. Boddy -- who turns up dead after his secret is exposed: He was blackmailing all of them. With the killer among them, the guests and Boddy's chatty butler must suss ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, parody, surprise ending, witty ...
Plot: mystery, investigation, multiple suspects, mansion, butler, murder, dark and stormy night, board game, mind game, maid, whodunit, riddles and clues ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1954, contemporary, 80s
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 13K
Deathtrap (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A Broadway playwright puts murder in his plan to take credit for a student's script.
Style: twists and turns, psychological, semi serious, suspenseful, witty ...
Plot: murder, mystery, perfect crime, playwright, crimes, husband wife relationship, rivalry, deathtrap, ambition, aspiring writer, secrets, creative block ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 6K
A New Leaf (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Henry Graham lives the life of a playboy. When his lawyer tells him one day that his lifestyle has consumed all his funds, he needs an idea to avoid climbing down the social ladder.
Style: biting, talky, cynical, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, bankruptcy, camping, lawyer, nerd, clumsy, loan, dark humor, couples, couple relations, cons and scams, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 47K
Sleuth (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A mystery novelist devises an insurance scam with his wife’s lover - but things aren’t exactly as they seem.
Style: twists and turns, psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: mystery, extramarital affair, robbery, riddles and clues, mind game, rivalry, insurance, infidelity, dishonesty, vengeance, game, adultery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 8K
Hopscotch (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: When CIA operative Miles Kendig deliberately lets KGB agent Yaskov get away, his boss threatens to retire him. Kendig beats him to it, however, destroying his own records and traveling to Austria where he begins work on a memoir that will expose all ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: kgb, espionage, spy, cia, on the run, crimes, rivalry, lovers on the run, special agents, dishonesty, love and romance, undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: england, austria, germany, munich germany, bahamas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Grumpier Old Men (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A family wedding reignites the ancient feud between next-door neighbors and fishing buddies John and Max. Meanwhile, a sultry Italian divorcée opens a restaurant at the local bait shop, alarming the locals who worry she'll scare the fish away. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, touching, melancholic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wedding, fish, prank, fishing, romance, vengeance, odd couple, friendship, parents and children, partners, single parent, disorder ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 41K
Sea of Love (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Seen-it-all New York detective Frank Keller is unsettled - he has done twenty years on the force and could retire, and he hasn't come to terms with his wife leaving him for a colleague. Joining up with an officer from another part of town to ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, police, police detective, femme fatale, newspaper, crimes, sexual relations, partners against crime, law enforcement, who done it ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 11K
Cactus Flower (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Distraught when her middle-aged lover breaks a date with her, 21-year-old Toni Simmons attempts suicide. Impressed by her action, her lover, dentist Julian Winston reconsiders marrying Toni, but he worries about her insistence on honesty. Having ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sexy, touching, witty ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: dentist, nurse, romance, love and romance, cons and scams, love triangle, couples, dishonesty, couple relations, fall in love, honest, hidden identity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 50s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Murder by Death (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lionel Twain invites the world's five greatest detectives to a 'dinner and murder'. Included are a blind butler, a deaf-mute maid, screams, spinning rooms, secret passages, false identities and more plot turns and twists than are ...
Style: parody, feel good, surprise ending, disturbing, humorous ...
Plot: old mansion, private detective, murder, butler, riddles and clues, mystery, dark and stormy night, who done it, guest, reward, suspect, haunted by the past ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.5
 4K
Nadine (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Hairdresser Nadine Hightower wants to retrieve the risqué photos she once posed for, but when she visits the photographer at his office, he's murdered by an intruder. Nadine talks her estranged husband, Vernon, into going along when she ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, melancholic ...
Plot: murder, romance, crimes, dishonesty, on the run, odd couple, hidden identity, witnessing a crime, nothing goes right, cons and scams, dangerous attraction, murder mystery ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1954, 1930s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 25K
I.Q. (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Albert Einstein helps a young man who's in love with Einstein's niece to catch her attention by pretending temporarily to be a great physicist.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, sweet ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mechanic, mathematics, romance, family relations, couples, opposites attract, fall in love, parents and children, buddies, dishonesty, hidden identity, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 90s, future
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Wait Until Dark (1967)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After a flight back home, Sam Hendrix returns with a doll he innocently acquired along the way. As it turns out, the doll is actually stuffed with heroin, and a group of criminals led by the ruthless Roat has followed Hendrix back to his place to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, clever, psychological, serious ...
Plot: heroin, disability, home invasion, blindness, murder, crimes, drug dealing, blind woman, neighbor, photographer, blind character, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york, usa, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Two Faces of January (2014)
Genre: Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A thriller centered on a con artist, his wife, and a stranger who try to flee a foreign country after one of them is caught up in the murder of a private detective.
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious, romantic ...
Plot: murder, on the run, tour guide, private detective, crimes, cons and scams, couples, fugitives, criminal heroes, escapades, dishonesty, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1962
Place: greece, europe, turkey, crete, athens greece ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.6
 22K
High Anxiety (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Dr. Richard Thorndyke arrives as new administrator of the Psychoneurotic Institute for the Very, VERY Nervous to discover some suspicious goings-on. When he's framed for murder, Dr. Thorndyke must confront his own psychiatric condition, ...
Style: parody, suspenseful, clever, humorous, witty ...
Plot: murder, phone sex, mental institution, false accusation, farce, disorder, heist, silly humor, crimes, dishonesty, love and romance, heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Goodbye Lover (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Police investigate when a man having an affair with his brother's wife disappears suddenly.
Style: sexy, neo noir, suspenseful, realistic, witty ...
Plot: betrayal, infidelity, murder, femme fatale, mystery, investigation, dishonesty, love and romance, obsession, police detective, dangerous attraction, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, austria, los angeles, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Late Show (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Over-the-hill gumshoe in Los Angeles seeks to avenge the killing of an old pal, another detective who had gotten himself involved in a case concerning a murdered broad, stolen stamps, a nickel-plated handgun, a cheating dolly, and a kidnapped ...
Style: clever, twists and turns, witty, suspenseful, humorous ...
Plot: private detective, crimes, investigation, loss of partner, partners against crime, dishonesty, partners, elderly, mystery, aging, odd couple, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.3
 12K
I Love Trouble (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Rival Chicago reporters Sabrina Peterson (Roberts) and Peter Brackett (Nolte) reluctantly join forces to uncover a train wreck conspiracy and bite off more than they can chew while pursuing the story and bickering along the way - and falling in ...
Style: feel good, witty, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: opposites attract, journalism, whistleblower, reporter, romance, fall in love, media, love and romance, uncover truth, unlikely couple, conspiracy, love story ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.5
 7K
Arabesque (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Story of international intrigue involving a university professor, an Arab prime minister, a ruthless businessman, a beautiful spy, and hieroglyphics.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, talky, twists and turns ...
Plot: espionage, murder, gangsters, spy, political intrigue, professor, politics, intrigue, dishonesty, investigation, justice, assassination ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s
Place: england, london, europe, oxford university, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.3
 7K
China Moon (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Detective Kyle Bodine falls for Rachel Munro who is trapped in a violent marriage. After shooting her husband, Kyle relucantly agrees to help hide the body, but Kyle's partner is showing an unusual flair for finding clues.
Style: neo noir, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Plot: murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), investigation, crimes, dishonesty, self defense, interrogation, frame up, fall in love, romance, small town, sexual content ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Fortune Cookie (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A cameraman is knocked over during a football game. His brother in law as the king of the ambulance chasing lawyers starts a suit while he's still knocked out. The cameraman is against it until he hears that his ex-wife will be coming to see ...
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, talky, semi serious ...
Plot: american football, hospital, friendship, lawsuit, insurance, insurance fraud, cons and scams, odd couple, workplace, infidelity, disability, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: cleveland ohio, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Walk Don't Run (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: British industrialist Sir William Rutland - "Bill" to his friends - is in Tokyo on a business trip during the time of the Summer Olympic Games there in 1964. Having actually arrived in Tokyo two days before his original planned arrival, he ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, sexy ...
Audience: date night
Plot: hotel, olympics, matchmaking, embassy, romance, infidelity, social differences, love and romance, opposites attract, contests and competitions, athlete's life, couples ...
Time: 60s, year 1964
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%