Movies like Charade

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Charade (1963)
 7.9
 65K
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, search, funeral, french, romance, chase, mystery, divorce, crimes, fall in love, perfect crime, cons and scams, love and romance, group of criminals, dishonesty, gain trust, impersonating, hidden identity, woman in danger, multiple suspects, plot twist, twists & turns, train ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1944, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe, alps

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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 twists and turns films with plots about mentor, storytelling, police investigation, dialogue, catastrophe, runaway and chase mostly in Comedy, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Charade: How to Steal a Million (1966), The Thomas Crown Affair (1999), Foul Play (1978), Paris When It Sizzles (1964), Zero Effect (1998). 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, stylized, clever, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: heist, forgery, museum, fall in love, couple relations, couples, love and romance, romance, insurance, adventure, unlikely criminals, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ 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: sexy, twists and turns, witty, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: art thief, businessman, perfect crime, cons and scams, museum, cat and mouse, dishonesty, stolen painting, heist, famous painting, mind game, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 13K
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, investigation, murder, hitchhiker, woman in danger, crimes, fall in love, danger, love and romance, law enforcement, amateur detective, undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ 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, writer's life, romance, lifestyle, showbiz, supernatural, filmmaking, love and romance, unlikely couple, artists and showbiz, fall in love, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1930s, 1960s, 1950s ...
Place: paris france, france, usa, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 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, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, cynical ...
Plot: investigation, mystery, private detective, murder, fall in love, accountant, blackmail, crimes, mysterious character, romance, vengeance, hidden identity ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, portland oregon, san francisco
⇓ 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, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: fall in love, unemployment, romance, idealism, couple relations, hopes, love and romance, silly humor, opposites attract, cinderella story, unlikely couple, love triangle ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 80s, 1960s, 70s
Place: new york, new york yankees, baltimore, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 46K
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: espionage, undercover, rivalry, manipulation, intrigue, romance, love affair, battle of the sexes, manipulations, uninhibited rivalry, spy, surveillance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, dubai, bahamas, grand central station manhattan new york city, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Truth About Charlie (2002)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Truth About Charlie is a 2002 remake of the 1963 film Charade (which starred Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn). It is also an homage to François Truffaut's Shoot the Piano Player and that film's star Charles Aznavour appeared as himself ...
Style: stylized, realistic, suspenseful, serious, twist ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: murder, mystery, crimes, crime, hidden identity, romance, dishonesty, family problems, death in the family, danger, chase, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: europe, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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 triangle, love and romance, cons and scams, fall in love, couple relations, dishonesty, couples, honest, hidden identity ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s, 50s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 4K
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, scary, tense ...
Plot: chase, police detective, manhunt, private detective, murder, crimes, investigation, dishonesty, mind game, uncover truth, deadly, old love ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, new york, california, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 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, hidden identity, witnessing a crime, nothing goes right, cons and scams, dangerous attraction, odd couple, murder mystery ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1954, 1930s ...
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 23K
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, cheating, romance, parents and children, fall in love, family relations, couples, opposites attract, buddies, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 90s, 1950s, future
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.3
 76K
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: twists and turns, humorous, enigmatic, witty, captivating ...
Plot: mystery, multiple suspects, investigation, butler, murder, danger, mansion, maid, dark and stormy night, board game, amateur detective, parody ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1954, 1950s, 80s
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 11K
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: suspenseful, twists and turns, humorous, psychological, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, playwright, mystery, crimes, perfect crime, rivalry, husband wife relationship, aspiring writer, ambition, deathtrap, twists & turns, secrets ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 18th century
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ 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, blindness, photographer, murder, search, stabbing, crimes, crime, drug dealing, neighbor, police ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, montreal quebec, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.3
 11K
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: journalism, whistleblower, opposites attract, reporter, romance, media, fall in love, love and romance, uncover truth, unlikely couple, conspiracy, scoop ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, crime, crimes, cons and scams, couples, danger, criminal heroes, dishonesty, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1962, 1960s
Place: greece, europe, turkey, istanbul turkey, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 19K
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: suspenseful, clever, humorous, witty, not serious ...
Plot: parody, murder, phone sex, false accusation, mental institution, farce, love and romance, crimes, mental illness, dishonesty, disorder, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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, semi serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: private detective, crimes, investigation, odd couple, law enforcement, dishonesty, deadly, loss of partner, partners, aging, graphic violence, elderly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.3
 6K
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: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: neo noir, murder, investigation, crimes, crime, small town, dishonesty, nudity (full frontal - brief), self defense, frame up, interrogation, twists & turns ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, suspenseful, realistic, witty, stylized ...
Plot: betrayal, infidelity, murder, neo noir, femme fatale, mystery, investigation, dishonesty, love and romance, obsession, law enforcement, manipulations ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, austria, salt lake city utah, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Head Above Water (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Judge George (Harvey Keitel) brings his young wife, Nathalie (Cameron Diaz), to a remote island for a vacation. But while George accompanies their only neighbor -- Nathalie's childhood friend Lance (Craig Sheffer) -- on a fishing trip, Nathalie ...
Style: humorous, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, boat, investigation, dishonesty, couple relations, vacation, deadly, couples, crimes, woman in danger, danger, honeymoon ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Moon-Spinners (1964)
Genre: Family, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Young English girl Nikky and her aunt arrive at the Moon-Spinners, a hotel on Crete, to a less than enthusiastic welcome. The coolness of the owner is only out-done by the surliness of her brother Stratos, recently back from London. But then there ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, teenage girl, emerald, adventure, island, hotel, espionage, undercover, false accusation, frame up, heist, amateur detective ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece, ireland, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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, marital problem, blackmail, neighbor, mystery, crimes, urban, profanity, conservative, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city, new york state ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
With a Friend Like Harry... (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Harry knew Michel in high school; they meet again by accident, Harry inserts himself in Michel's life... and things take a sinister turn.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, humorous, suspense ...
Plot: obsession, murder, family relations, friendship, couple relations, couples, family life, poet, parents and children, crimes, serial killer, father son relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
Place: europe, paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 34K
No Way Out (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Navy Lt. Tom Farrell meets a young woman, Susan Atwell , and they share a passionate fling. Farrell then finds out that his superior, Defense Secretary David Brice, is also romantically involved with Atwell. When the young woman turns up dead, ...
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, sexy, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder, military, political corruption, love triangle, army investigation, danger, neo noir, kgb, mystery, crimes, mysterious character, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: washington d.c., pentagon, usa, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Shot in the Dark (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A Shot in the Dark is the second and more successful film from the Pink Panther film series where both animated and real life sequences are mixed. A cult classic from Blake Edwards based on the play L’Idiot by Marcel Achard and Harry Kurnitz.
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: murder, farce, investigation, maid, butler, who done it, mystery, crimes, crime, bug, parody, superior ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ 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: friendship, hospital, lawsuit, insurance, insurance fraud, american football, workplace, cons and scams, odd couple, infidelity, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, cleveland ohio, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Morning After (1986)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Failed actress Alex Sternbergen wakes up hungover one morning in an apartment she does not recognize, unable to remember the previous evening -- and with a dead body in bed next to her. As she tries to piece together the events of the night, Alex ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder, mystery, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, deadly, partners, unlikely partners, crimes, corpse, amnesia, ex cop, actress ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.1
 1K
Trixie (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Emily Watson stars as Trixie, an eccentric woman who aspires to quit her job as a security guard and become a private detective. However, comedy intervenes and the mess begins...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspense, enigmatic, witty ...
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, fighting crime, cons and scams, love and romance, politics, dishonesty, murder, undercover, hospital, casino, mentor ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%