Movies like Clubhouse Detectives

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Clubhouse Detectives (1996)
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Clubhouse Detectives (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Late one night, Billy and Kade Ruckman see their neighbor, Michael Chambers, murder a woman, but Chambers has a story all set to convince their mother Vicky, that it was just a rehearsal scene from an opera. The only ones who can help them find the body in Chambers' house before he moves and gets rid of all evidence, are their friends, Jimmy, Eddie, and J.J., who are determined to find the body before Chambers finds them.
Style: semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: murder, amateur detective, friendship, investigation, adventure, crimes, heroes, missing person, mystery, private detective, anti hero, who done it, deadly, anti heroes, protagonist as suspect, uncover truth, child, death, family relations, children, brother, child protagonist, opera, plagiarism, witness ...
Time: 90s

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Most similar movies to Clubhouse Detectives

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, semi serious and humorous films with plots about crimes, amateur detective, investigation, mystery, murder, uncover truth and deadly mostly in Mystery, Adventure and Family genres. Some movies like Clubhouse Detectives: Diamond's Edge (1988), Finding Kelly (2000), Lies Between Friends (2010), Gunn (1967), Rogue's Gallery (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ace Wonder: Message from a Dead Man (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ace Wonder is a 10-year-old detective, struggling to find a storyline for his latest novel. When his path tangles with Derek Morton, a simple family mystery becomes a very real case of corporate espionage, scientific discovery, and one coldblooded ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, twists and turns, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: boy hero, adventurer, riddles and clues, uncover truth, young heroes, amateur detective, investigation, save the day, dishonesty, family, parents and children, family business ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Three Investigators and the Secret of Skeleton Island (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: Germany, South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In "The Three Investigators and The Secret of Skeleton Island" the cult detective trio from Rocky Beach, California, fall into a breath-taking mixture of adventure, thriller and mystery. Only by a hairs-breadth did they escape with their ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, exciting, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: amateur detective, ancient mystery, investigation, adventure, treasure hunt, mystery, escapades, youth, partners, save the day, legend, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south africa, africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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Diamond's Edge (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Thirteen-year-old Nick and his slightly dense older brother Herbert run the Diamond Private Detective Agency above Camden Town Tube Station in north-central London. When a master criminal called The Falcon dies, they come into possession of his box ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: pre-teens, boys' night
Plot: on the run, private detective, law enforcement, crime, chase, investigation, frame up, who done it, murder, siblings relations, deadly, amateur detective ...
Time: 80s
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Hart to Hart: Old Friends Never Die (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Harts find themselves in the middle of a dangerous murder plot, but it isn't clear if the plot it a famous author's fictional murder-mystery, or an actual murder plot, until Jonathan finds himself the unsuspecting target of a killer. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: island, murder, amateur detective, crime, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, romance, intrigue, who done it, resort, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Finding Kelly (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The surprisingly intricate, nimble plot is about a couple of kids who play amateur detectives one summer in the hopes of collecting a $5,000 reward offered to anyone able to find a missing 17 year old girl. The girl and boy are best friends who have ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, tense, semi serious, suspense
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: danger, investigation, buddies, writer's life, youth, heroes, family, crimes, mystery, amateur detective, uncover truth, missing child ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Lies Between Friends (2010)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fourteen years after graduation, a group of college friends convenes one weekend for a bridal shower for one of their own. The principal character, Joss (Gabrielle Anwar), and her freshman year roommate and best friend in college, Cait (Thea Gill), ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: reunion, murder, uncover truth, investigation, amateur detective, crimes, mystery, deadly, group of friends, friendship, reunited friends, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Three Investigators and the Secret of Terror Castle (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: Germany, South Africa
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A new case for the cult detectives! Not by coincidence, a mysterious videotape falls into the hands of Jupiter Jones (CHANCELLOR MILLER), Pete Crenshaw (NICK PRICE) and Bob Andrews (CAMERON MONAGHAN) during Jupiter's birthday party in Rocky ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, scary, suspenseful
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: haunted house, amateur detective, investigation, danger, adventure, youth, curses spells and rituals, isolation, young heroes, buddies, supernatural ability, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Gunn (1967)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The madam of a floating bordello hires private eye Peter Gunn (Craig Stevens) to prove a gangster killed a crime boss.
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, gangsters, fighting crime, deadly, graphic violence, who done it, uncover truth, law enforcement, dishonesty, undercover ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Rogue's Gallery (1968)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A private eye gets in trouble when he tries to help a woman in distress.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: private detective, crimes, protagonist as suspect, dishonesty, intrigue, deadly, mystery, heroes, murder, missing person, murder disguised as suicide, psychiatrist ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Garage Sale Mystery: All That Glitters (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jennifer Shannon (Lori Loughlin) has a gift for finding rare treasures hidden in garage sales that she can resell at her consignment store, Rags to Riches, and for get her involved in the criminal investigations that happen at the very second-hand ...
Style: serious, captivating, psychological, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, crimes, uncover truth, amateur detective, danger, mystery, who done it, suspicion, police investigation, deadly, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Roxy Hunter and the Secret of the Shaman (2008)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Serenity Fall's favorite super sleuth is on the case again! The town is alarmed when a priceless crystal turns up missing. The only suspect seems to be a strange man living in the woods known as Shaman. It's up to Roxy Hunter (Aria ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, light, sincere, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, friendship, mischievous children, youth, family, danger, in the woods, shaman, girl, dog, adventure ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Jr. (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: "I will try to be normal" 12-year-old Ace Ventura Jr. promises. Thats cool, except whats normal for him is finding missing mutts, kidnapped kitties or gone gators and creating hilarious chaos every step of the way.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: danger, escapades, rescue, adventure, obsessive quest, disorder, uncover truth, pets, family, amateur detective, heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Fourth Story (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Valerie's husband Darryl leaves for work as usual, but never returns. She hires private eye Shepard to find him. Soon he discovers that David had a second identity and obviously doesn't want to be found. But since Shepard is strongly ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Plot: private detective, investigation, missing person, couples, manipulation, femme fatale, manipulations, law enforcement, amateur detective, love and romance, mystery, police detective ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Scooby-Doo (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Mystery Inc. gang have gone their separate ways and have been apart for two years, until they each receive an invitation to Spooky Island. Not knowing that the others have also been invited, they show up and discover an amusement park that ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, twist ending, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: amateur detective, friendship, adventure, resort, teenage life, dog, heroes, monster, youth, gang, partners against crime, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
My Uncle Killed a Guy (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eder (Lázaro Ramos) is arrested after confessing the murder of a man. Duca (Darlan Cunha), a 15 years old boy who is Eder's nephew, wants to prove the innocence of his uncle, he's sure that his uncle confessed the crime to protect his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, investigation, uncover truth, teenage life, amateur detective, teenage love, love and romance, best friends, youth, who done it, mystery, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Jane Doe: Ties That Bind (2007)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: DNA evidence and camera footage places a corrupt CEO as the prime suspect in the murder of a company whistle-blower, but Jane Doe believes the real killer may be a twin sibling.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: whistleblower, twins, siblings relations, deadly, amateur detective, investigation, murder, who done it, boss and employee, power relations, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Lonely Street (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bubba Mabry, a gullible private detective, becomes the prime suspect in a tabloid reporter's murder after being hired to snoop on him by a mysterious celebrity.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Plot: private detective, murder, who done it, uncover truth, investigation, goofy hero, journalism, amateur detective, disorder, celebrity culture, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Kings of Appletown (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Will and Clayton witness a murder, but out of fear decide not to tell anyone. They and their friend Betsy, whose father has been wrongfully accused of the crime, go on a journey to find the real killer, and at the same time redeem themselves.
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: false accusation, murder, small town, adventurer, investigation, amateur detective, riddles and clues, teenage life, youth, heroes, witnessing a crime, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Roxy Hunter and the Mystery of the Moody Ghost (2007)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After moving to an eerie old house in the country, nine-year-old super sleuth Roxy Hunter stumbles into a world filled with unsolved mysterieus, secret plots and spooky spirits! Now, Roxy and her best friend and boy genius Max, must race to save ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating
Plot: amateur detective, ghost, mischievous children, adventure, uncover truth, young heroes, supernatural, heroes, danger, youth, disorder, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Shadow in the North (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an elderly client loses a fortune on an investment, fearless Sally Lockhart will stop at nothing to rectify the situation — even if it means risking everything important to her in the process. As Sally sorts out the threads of the mystery — ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: murder, amateur sleuth, uncover truth, investigation, mystery, partners against crime, mind game, private detective, partners, friends, amateur detective, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 1870s
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Art of Dying (2000)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Country: Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Spain a young artist has gone missing, and a hardened detective takes on the case. Six friends become the focus of the investigation, being pressured for their knowledge of the artist's whereabouts. They all deny involvement, and soon they ...
Style: psychological, rough, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: secret identity, investigation, police detective, danger, murder, amateur detective, mystery, crimes, friendship, vengeance, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Moon-Spinners (1964)
Genre: Adventure, 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, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, emerald, teenage girl, adventure, island, hotel, espionage, amateur detective, chases and races, intrigue, undercover, deadly ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece, crete, ireland, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Mystery Woman: Sing Me a Murder (2005)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Murder is something to sing about when Mystery Woman Samantha Kinsey-an expert in pulp fiction, and increasingly proficient when it comes to real-life crime-untangles a record-breaking murder. Mystery Woman bookshop owner, Samantha Kinsey, has ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense, mind bending
Plot: mystery, uncover truth, amateur detective, police investigation, haunted by the past, dishonesty, who done it, deadly, music band, private detective, crimes, riddles and clues ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Lost Treasure of Sawtooth Island (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Danny Quinn (Seth Bernard) lives with one great dream... he wants to prove his late father was right about a pirate treasure in the depths of Lake Michigan.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, family relations, treasure map, orphan, ghost, rescue, young heroes, escapades, family, friendship, family life, dealing with death ...
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Mystery Woman: Mystery Weekend (2005)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: She's an avid mystery lover and bookseller, for whom crime has been comfortably confined to the pages of her favorite novels-until a real-life murder turns a weekend of fun and games into a chilling whodunit...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, uncover truth, mystery, who done it, dishonesty, writer's life, deadly, crimes, riddles and clues, frame up, murder, false accusation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Crocodiles Strike Back (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: New summer adventure of the Crocodiles, who set up their detective skills to find out who is behind the accidents of the factory where Ollie and Mary's parents work , which could mean the closure of the plant, the move of the family and the ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: teenage love, rivalry, friendship, young heroes, adventure, amateur detective, youth, family, crimes, underdog, chase, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Betty Lou is a librarian in a very small town. Her husband is a police detective who takes her for granted. Betty Lou is the ultimate mouse. After a gangland figure is mysteriously murdered in town, Betty Lou finds the murder weapon, but can't ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, sexy ...
Plot: murder, librarian, small town, police investigation, crime, crimes, law enforcement, amateur detective, investigation, witnessing a crime, dishonesty, manipulations ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (1977)
Genre: Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries is a television series which aired for three seasons on ABC. The series starred Parker Stevenson and Shaun Cassidy as amateur sleuth brothers Frank and Joe Hardy, respectively, and Pamela Sue Martin as girl ...
Style: serious, realistic, feel good, suspenseful
Plot: amateur detective, who done it, righting the wronged, angel, crimes, mystery, young heroes, crime, mysterious character, investigation, riddles and clues, siblings living together ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Mystery Woman: Snapshot (2005)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Amateur sleuth Samantha Kinsey's latest case has her trying to figure out who killed her best friend Barbara after she was left out of her family's will and every one of the family members become suspects.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, deadly, law enforcement, investigation, crimes, uncover truth, who done it, private detective, amateur detective, legal, estate, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Hart to Hart: Harts in High Season (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: One of the final entries in the series of romantic suspense adventures takes Jennifer and Jonathan Hart off to Sydney, Australia, where they plan to purchase a wildlife reserve from Jennifer’s old flame, the handsome and mysterious Elliott ...
Style: suspenseful, mind bending, realistic, serious
Plot: amateur detective, romance, dishonesty, investigation, false accusation, missing person, crime, supportive spouse, protagonist as suspect, righting the wronged, mystery, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%