Movies like The Crucifer of Blood

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The Crucifer of Blood (1991)
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The Crucifer of Blood (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A beautiful young woman asks Holmes to help her father, a former army captain and hopeless opium addict break free of the curse surrounding a stolen treasure.
Style: detective series
Plot: curse, treasure, diamonds, jewelry, greed, morphine, opium, leper, avarice, death of father, train station, fainting, footprint, british raj, wheelchair, throat slitting, shot in the back, poison dart, steam engine, opium den, sherlock holmes
Time: victorian era, 1880s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about murder, investigation, crimes, mystery, private detective, deadly and crime mostly in Crime, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like The Crucifer of Blood: The Moonstone (1996), Enola Holmes (2020), The Sign of Four (1983), The Hound of the Baskervilles (1972), The Ruby in the Smoke (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sherlock Holmes and the Baker Street Irregulars (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 57 min.
Story: A gang of sharp witted street kids save Sherlock Holmes from an accusation of murder and help to foil an audacious robbery.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: sherlock holmes, accused of murder, street kid, murder investigation, crime investigation, private detective, murder mystery, homicide detective, uncover truth, private investigation, crime solving, sleuth ...
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100%
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The Moonstone (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Greg Wise (Sense and Sensibility) and Keeley Hawes (Karaoke) star in this sumptuous adaptation of Wilkie Collins' classic mystery, the first detective novel ever written. The Moonstone, a sacred Hindu diamond was stolen from the head of the ...
Plot: victorian england, curse, british raj, drums, diamond, piano, theft, drum, period piece, juggler, paint, singing ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, victorian era, 1840s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 145K
Enola Holmes (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: While searching for her missing mother, intrepid teen Enola Holmes uses her sleuthing skills to outsmart big brother Sherlock and help a runaway lord.
Style: feminist film, romantic, funny, mysterious, exciting
Plot: female detective, victorian england, runaway teen, amateur detective, feminism, sherlock holmes, private detective, teenage love, breaking the fourth wall, child prodigy, female protagonist, master of disguise ...
Time: victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Sign of Four (1983)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson try to track down the Great Mogul, the second-largest diamond in the world.
Plot: treasure, sherlock holmes, river, doctor, pearl, treasure chest, heiress, inheritance, assassin, hidden treasure, confession, map ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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151
opium movies
133
leper movies
29
avarice movies
27
The Hound of the Baskervilles (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: US TV version of the classic Sherlock Holmes story
Style: psychotronic
Plot: sherlock holmes, curse, family curse, investigation, inheritance, ghost, pursuit, relatives, supernatural being, young, relative, hound dog ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: scotland yard, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Ruby in the Smoke (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In Victorian England, Sally Lockhart receives an anonymous note sending her on a mysterious quest. Her father has recently died and feeling suffocated living with her elderly aunt moves in with newfound friends, a photographer and his sister. She is ...
Plot: amateur sleuth, murder investigation, haunted by the past, mysterious death, death, father, victorian england, loss of parent, death of father, orphan, death of parent, understanding
Time: victorian era, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, serious, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, murder, sherlock holmes, investigation, mastermind, who done it, mystery, lookalikes, deadly, prodigy, crimes, life is a bitch ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Hound of the Baskervilles (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The mysterious death of Sir Charles Baskerville is blamed on a longstanding curse that has followed the Baskerville family for two hundred years. Enigmatic sleuth Sherlock Holmes is on the case to uncover the truth about a monstrous, supernatural ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense, serious ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, curse, private detective, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, mysterious character, murder, deadly creature, rivalry, track down, riddles and clues ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Sign of Four (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Mary Morstan has received a pearl in the post every year since her father's disappearance; this leads Holmes and Watson to the truth about a secret pact between four convicts during the Indian Rebellion of 1857.
Style: realistic, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, mind bending ...
Plot: private detective, boat chase, river, doctor, treasure chest, chase, mystery, adventure, crime, crimes, treasure, investigation ...
Time: victorian, victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, london, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Hound of the Baskervilles (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sir Charles Baskerville dies on the moor under mysterious circumstances and rumors abound about a demonic hound. When the American heir arrives to take charge, a family friend calls in Holmes and Watson to get to the heart of the mystery.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, curses spells and rituals, mystery, mysterious character, deadly, deadly creature, private detective, ghost, crimes, who done it, riddles and clues, danger ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.4
 272
Cairo (1963)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Egypt, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: MGM remake of Asphalt Jungle set in Egypt.
Plot: jewel theft, police officer, burglar alarm, recruiting, museum, belly dancer, release from prison, heist gone wrong, alarm, nightclub owner, dancer, fence ...
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Two-Minute Warning (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A psychotic sniper plans a massive killing spree in a Los Angeles football stadium during a major championship game. The police, led by Captain Peter Holly (Charlton Heston) and SWAT commander Sergeant Button (John Cassavetes), learn of the plot and ...
Style: disaster movie, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, swat, terrorism, stadium, gambling, murder, swat team, hostage, danger, race against time, catastrophe, heist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Glengarry Glen Ross, follows the lives of four unethical Chicago real estate agents who are prepared to go to any lengths (legal or illegal) to unload undesirable real estate on unwilling prospective buyers.
Style: talky, cynical, intense, tense, realistic ...
Plot: greed, office, real estate agent, corporate world, ambition, rivalry, manipulation, manipulations, workplace intrigue, boss and employee, career, reward ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, arizona, illinois, florida ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.1
 113
Into the Blue (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Contemporary thriller set partly on the island of Rhodes. A bankrupt former garage owner, now working as a waiter and a caretaker on the Greek isle, is hauled in by the local police when a young Englishwoman he has befriended goes missing. Under ...
Plot: elderly man, betrayal by friend, villa, accused of murder, corrupt politician, investigation, conspiracy, false accusation, missing woman, betrayal
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.8
 2K
Out of Blue (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When Detective Mike Hoolihan is called to investigate the shooting of leading astrophysicist and black hole expert, Jennifer Rockwell, she is affected in ways she struggles to comprehend.
Style: tense, enigmatic, suspenseful, psychological, captivating
Plot: murder investigation, murder, astronomy, hallucination, mother daughter relationship, fainting, black hole, female detective, danger, singing, serial murder, cafe ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: serious, realistic, twists and turns, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: amateur detective, murder, estate, investigation, riddles and clues, a vision, haunted by the past, mystery, deadly, witnessing a crime, crimes, crime ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
A Mind to Murder (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgliesh has been on leave following the death on duty of a member of his team, DS Sarah Hillier. His superiors order him back to work to investigate the murder of the Director of the Steen Clinic, which specializes in ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: superior officer, law enforcement, police investigation, crimes, mystery, crime, investigation, stabbing, mental institution, murder
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.2
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The Safe House (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The brutal murder on her parents leaves daughter and only witness, Finn, injured and traumatised. The police places her at the remote house of trauma psychologist, Dr. Sam Graham. As Finn begins to recover, the cleaner who had first discovered the ...
Plot: psychologist, injury, family relations, deception, loneliness, murder, house, attack, post traumatic stress
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Conduct Unbecoming (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A company of British soldiers in colonial India is shaken when the widow of their most honored hero is assaulted. A young officer must defend a fellow lieutenant from the charges in an unusual court-martial, while investigating the deepening mystery ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: military, battles, crimes, dishonesty, reluctant partners, society, legal, dedicated lawyer, life is a bitch, law enforcement, rebellion, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1870s
Place: india, europe, asia, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In 1935, when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot is called on to solve a murder that occurred in his car the night before.
Style: thought provoking, suspenseful, stylized, talky, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, whodunit, train ride, murder mystery, train, private detective, train travel, multiple suspects, murder, stabbing, crime, crimes ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1935, 70s
Place: new york, istanbul turkey, turkey, balkan, former yugoslavia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Curse of the Pink Panties (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: After dying during a gun fight, a bunch of gangsters have their spirits trapped inside panties.
Plot: underwear, lingerie, curse, panties, possession, vengeful ghost, sex, blood, female removes her clothes, death, kissing, panties pulled down ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Death on the Nile (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: As Hercule Poirot enjoys a luxurious cruise down the Nile, a newlywed heiress is found murdered on board. Can Poirot identify the killer before the ship reaches the end of its journey?
Style: clever, twists and turns, captivating, enigmatic, talky ...
Plot: whodunit, murder mystery, multiple suspects, murder, cruise, private detective, investigation, mystery, deadly, heir heiress, love triangle, river ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937
Place: egypt, washington d.c., north africa, africa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Hammett (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "This is an entirely imaginary story about the writer Dashiell Hammett, who... in the words of one of his most gifted contemporaries... helped get murder out of the vicar's rose garden and back to the people who are really good at it. The ...
Style: neo noir, realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: femme fatale, murder, prostitute, investigation, private detective, chinatown, dishonesty, crimes, crime, law enforcement, mystery, deadly ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Too Late to Say Goodbye (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jenn Corbin seems to have it all; the perfect husband, children and life. But when this suburban wife and mother in an upscale Atlanta suburb, commits suicide, authorities discover a marriage of secrets and betrayal. While the investigation seems to ...
Plot: female director, infidelity, brother brother relationship, false identity, boy
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
An Unsuitable Job for a Woman (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After the suicide of her friend and employer, who has been teaching her to be a detective, Cordelia Gray (Pippa Guard) takes over his business and begins an investigation of the apparent suicide of the son of a businessman. When the suicide turns ...
Plot: gun, investigation, murder, female protagonist, cross dressing, accident, death of son, tape recording, suspect, female detective, private detective, twenty something ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Seven-Per-Cent Solution (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Concerned about his friend's cocaine use, Dr. Watson tricks Sherlock Holmes into travelling to Vienna, where Holmes enters the care of Sigmund Freud. Freud attemts to solve the mysteries of Holmes' subconscious, while Holmes devotes ...
Style: psychological, atmospheric, clever, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: kidnapping, sherlock holmes, redemption, obsession, friendship, hypnosis, investigation, private detective, chase, drug addiction, drug addict, drug abuse ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1890s
Place: europe, london, england, vienna, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: serious, realistic, mind bending, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, law enforcement, amateur detective, mystery, poisoning, who done it, uncover truth, riddles and clues, miss marple, poison, magician, rehabilitation ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 31K
Sleuth (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On his sprawling country estate, an aging writer matches wits with the struggling actor who has stolen his wife's heart.
Style: intellectual, talky, psychological, suspenseful, witty ...
Plot: rivalry, manipulation, mind game, crimes, age difference, one on one, verbal byplay, dialogue driven, riddles and clues, dishonesty, mistaken identity, game playing ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: clever, suspenseful, talky, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: miss marple, murder, investigation, murder mystery, private detective, amateur detective, resort, hotel, crimes, law enforcement, mystery, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.9
 63K
Mr. Holmes (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The story is set in 1947, following a long-retired Holmes living in a Sussex village with his housekeeper and rising detective son. But then he finds himself haunted by an unsolved 50-year old case. Holmes' memory isn't what it used to be, ...
Style: clever, tense, enigmatic, meditative, non-linear ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, memory loss, aging, mystery, uncover truth, one last case, haunted by the past, who done it, elderly, crimes, memory ...
Time: 1940s, 1910s, year 1947
Place: england, japan, europe, london, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%