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Death on the Nile (1978)
 7.3
 24K
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, talky, atmospheric, twists and turns, mind bending, serious, captivating, realistic, twist ending, tragic ending ...
Plot: cruise, murder, private detective, mystery, investigation, crime, murder mystery, crimes, ship, heir heiress, who done it, lake or river, deadly, multiple suspects, lawyer, horse, snake, suicide, love triangle, gun, jealousy, antiquity, wealth, doctor, river ...
Time: 1930s
Place: egypt, england, washington d.c.

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and clever films with plots about crimes, mystery, murder, deadly, investigation, crime and who done it mostly in Drama, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like Death on the Nile: Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989), Murder on the Orient Express (1974), Evil Under the Sun (1982), Appointment with Death (1988), Dead Man's Folly (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.
Style: clever, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, riddles and clues, murder, uncover truth, crime, multiple suspects, crimes, murder mystery, danger, private investigator, suicide ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
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: suspenseful, thought provoking, stylized, talky, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, train, private detective, murder, train ride, whodunit, stabbing, crime, multiple suspects, avalanche, who done it, mysterious character ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: istanbul turkey, london, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Evil Under the Sun (1982)
Genre: 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: clever, serious, suspenseful, talky, realistic ...
Plot: murder, private detective, island, investigation, crime, resort, mystery, murder mystery, insurance, law enforcement, resentment, gem ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: greece, south of france, albania, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Appointment with Death (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Emily Boynton, stepmother to the three Boynton children -- Lennox, Raymond and Carol -- and mother to Ginevra, blackmails the family lawyer, Jefferson Cope, into destroying a second will of her late husband that would have freed the children from ...
Style: talky, realistic, clever, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, ship, mystery, murder mystery, law enforcement, crimes, crime, who done it, uncover truth, dishonesty ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, year 1937
Place: israel, middle east, holy land, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Dead Man's Folly (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 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: mind bending, talky, suspenseful, serious, clever ...
Plot: private detective, murder, riddles and clues, crimes, who done it, mystery, crime, estate, deadly, dishonesty, multiple suspects, investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Midsomer Murders (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
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, police investigation, multiple suspects, law enforcement, human nature, murder investigation, crime, murder, crimes, who done it, village, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last of Sheila (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A year after Sheila is killed in a hit-and-run, her multimillionaire husband invites a group of friends to spend a week on his yacht playing a scavenger hunt-style mystery game. The game turns out to be all too real and all too deadly.
Style: clever, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder mystery, murder, investigation, island, mind game, hit and run, yacht, mystery, disorder, deadly, couples, cruise ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mediterranean sea, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, serious, clever, suspenseful, talky ...
Plot: investigation, murder, private detective, amateur detective, resort, hotel, miss marple, mystery, riddles and clues, crime, crimes, who done it ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Murder in Three Acts (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, detective series
Plot: murder, private detective, serial killer, multiple suspects, deadly, dishonesty, danger, manipulations, crimes, crime, uncover truth, who done it ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: clever, serious, captivating, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, riddles and clues, hotel, murder, crime, crimes, friendship, who done it, mystery, golden years, deadly ...
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, mystery, miss marple, uncover truth, crimes, who done it, destiny, poisoning, amateur detective, investigation, deadly, actor's life ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: clever, suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, train, murder, private detective, riddles and clues, deadly, crime, partners against crime, mystery, who done it, murder investigation, law enforcement ...
Place: europe, england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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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: serious, suspenseful, clever, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: amateur detective, ship, investigation, murder, poison, snuff, miss marple, private detective, deadly, dishonesty, crime, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s
⇓ 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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, tour guide, murder, rivalry, crimes, crime, uninhibited rivalry, uncover truth, riddles and clues, law enforcement, police investigation ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.5
 29K
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: talky, intellectual, psychological, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: rivalry, mind game, crimes, one on one, verbal byplay, dialogue driven, dishonesty, mistaken identity, outsmarting, fear, game playing, manipulation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Still of the Night (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When one of his patients is found murdered, psychiatrist Dr. Sam Rice is visited by the investigating officer but refuses to give up any information. He's then visited by the patient's mistress, Brooke Reynolds, whom he quickly falls for ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, psychological, stylized, serious ...
Plot: murder, psychiatrist, neo noir, mystery, obsession, investigation, infidelity, protagonist as suspect, doctors and patients, crimes, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.8
 46K
Veronica Mars (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, France, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Years after walking away from her past as a teenage private eye, Veronica Mars gets pulled back to her hometown - just in time for her high school reunion - in order to help her old flame Logan Echolls, who's embroiled in a murder mystery.
Style: suspenseful, witty, light, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, who done it, murder, investigation, danger, crimes, mystery, family relations, parents and children, lawyers and clients, old love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.2
 9K
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, suspense, talky ...
Plot: private detective, murder, missing person, femme fatale, mystery, who done it, uncover truth, crime, dishonesty, haunted by the past, amateur detective, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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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: tense, realistic, clever, serious, stylized ...
Plot: murder, train, private detective, revenge, who done it, mysterious character, crimes, hotshot lawyer, deadly, mystery, crime, on the road ...
Time: 21st century
Place: belgrade, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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: mind bending, suspenseful, serious, clever, cynical ...
Plot: courtroom, murder, crimes, who done it, crime, uncover truth, legal investigation, protagonist as suspect, wrong place wrong time, investigation, rivalry, mystery ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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: strangulation, serial killer, murder, sherlock holmes, private detective, crime, life is a bitch, lookalikes, mystery, hotshot hero, crimes, investigation ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Sherlock Holmes and the Leading Lady (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Italy, Belgium, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 187 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson get involved with Balkan terrorists to save Emperor Franz Joseph I of Austria from an assassination at the opera house and prevent World War I.
Style: talky, mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: private detective, murder, mystery, dishonesty, deadly, love affair, riddles and clues, crime, investigation, undercover, terrorism, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Unnatural Causes (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Roy Marsden returns as author P.D. James's indefatigable gumshoe, Inspector Adam Dalgliesh. This time, he's investigating the murder of a famous mystery writer whose body is found in the bottom of a dinghy on the Suffolk coast. To add a ...
Style: psychological, rough, mind bending, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: murder, riddles and clues, army investigation, mystery, who done it, reluctant partners, cons and scams, manipulations, legal investigation, dishonesty, obsessive quest, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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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: psychological, mind bending, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: amateur detective, murder, riddles and clues, haunted by the past, investigation, crime, a vision, witnessing a crime, crimes, mystery, estate, deadly ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1980 (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After 6 years of brutal murders the West Yorkshire Police fear that they may have already interviewed The Ripper and let him back into the world to continue his reign of terror upon the citizens of Yorkshire, but things become more difficult for the ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, police corruption, murder, police investigation, crime, uncover truth, crimes, mystery, life is a bitch, riddles and clues, who done it, neo noir ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1980
Place: yorkshire, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A visiting city reporter's assignment suddenly revolves around the murder trial of a local millionaire, whom he befriends.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, enigmatic, intense ...
Plot: murder, investigation, voodoo, journalism, crime, small town, unlikely criminals, culture clash, lawyer, courtroom, murder trial, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: georgia, usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Big Sleep (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The classic Raymond Chandler tale retold with Mitchum taking over the Bogart role.
Style: talky, clever, cynical, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, gambling, forbidden love, femme fatale, neo noir, blackmail, crime, mystery, gangsters, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, london, europe, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.7
 6K
Deceiver (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The gruesome death of a prostitute brings suspicion on one of her clients, James Wayland, a brilliant, self-destructive and epileptic heir to a textile fortune. So detectives Braxton and Kennesaw take Wayland in for questioning, thinking they can ...
Style: clever, talky, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, mind game, violence, prostitute, secret, police investigation, deadly, dishonesty, crimes, drugs/alcohol, rivalry, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Lady Against the Odds (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A private detective becomes involved in a new cast when her partner's guardian is murdered.
Style: rough, mind bending, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, investigation, mystery, crimes, crime, law enforcement, custody, private detective, deadly, private investigator, female detective, guardian ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Fashion (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Della's friend is accused of murdering a rival fashion magazine editor.
Style: realistic, clever, serious, suspenseful, mind bending
Plot: courtroom, murder, investigation, deadly, dishonesty, obsessive quest, track down, fashion, false accusation, legal, power relations, amateur detective ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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