Movies like The Burned Barns

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The Burned Barns (1973)
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The Burned Barns (1973)
Original name: Les Granges brûlées
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The body of a young woman is discovered near a farm. The judge Larcher is in charge and thinks that the farmers (Rose and Pierre) have a link with the murder.
Plot: farm, murder, espionage, village, strong female character, teacher, money, police, investigation, hotel, death, murder investigation, family relations, snow, journalist, alcoholic, card game, wine, female assassin, maid, alcohol abuse, weather, farmer, radio, doctor ...

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Most similar movies to The Burned Barns

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, realistic and serious films with plots about murder, corpse, telephone call, husband wife relationship, police officer, investigation and death mostly in Thriller, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like The Burned Barns: The Sleeping Car Murder (1965), Someone Is Bleeding (1974), So Sweet, So Dead (1972), Flic Story (1975), The Samura (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Sleeping Car Murder (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Six people travel by train overnight from Marseilles to Paris. When the train arrives at its destination, one of the passengers, a girl, is found dead in a sleeping berth. The police led by Inspector Grazzi investigate the other five passengers, ...
Plot: train, murder, investigation, killer, murder witness, political persecution, sexual harassment, co worker co worker relationship, taking off shoes, male objectification, death of husband, barefoot male ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Someone Is Bleeding (1974)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On a beach in Nice, François meets the mysterious Peggy and falls in love with her. Following her to a villa, he meets Marc, a lawyer who has a strange relationship with the girl. Marc tells François that Peggy is a drug addict: she kills men who ...
Style: sexual, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, erotic ...
Plot: police detective, mentally unstable, femme fatale, murder, neo noir, life is a bitch, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, danger, crime, mystery ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, south of france, riviera, nice france
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
So Sweet, So Dead (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A serial killer is on the loose. His victims are unfaithful wives and he always leaves compromising photographs at the crime scene.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: photograph, adultery, mother in law son in law relationship, police inspector, whodunit, serial murder, gramophone, smoking in bed, murder suspect, funeral, limping man, misogynist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.9
 2K
Flic Story (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The film story depicts Emile Buisson, following the death of his wife and child, escaping from a psychiatric institution in 1947 and returning to Paris. Buisson, who three years later would become France's public enemy number one, begins a ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, murder, prison, heist, serial killer, gangsters, robbery, mind game, track down, police investigation, investigation, law enforcement ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 1950s, year 1947, 50s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 8.1
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The Samura (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Hitman Jef Costello is a perfectionist who always carefully plans his murders and who never gets caught.
Style: tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: loner, hitman, neo noir, gangsters, anti hero, police investigation, jazz, assassination, lone wolves, surveillance, betrayal, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
A Quiet Place to Kill (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A race-car driver who's down on her luck is invited by her ex-husband's wife to stay at their plush villa. The two women form a bond, and it's not long before their mutual dislike for the husband culminates into a plan to kill him. As ...
Style: sexploitation film, twist ending, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: racecar driver, whodunit, telephone call, killer, lighting someone's cigarette, bare breasts, ambulance, killing an animal, letter, harpoon, older man younger woman relationship, cabriolet ...
Place: italy, mallorca
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Invisible Guest (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: "The Invisible Guest” turns on a young businessman who wakes up in a hotel room locked from the inside with the dead body of his lover next to him. He hires a prestigious lawyer, and over one night they work together to clarify what happened ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, psychological, psychotronic, tricky
Plot: uncover truth, interrogation, death, false accusation, female lawyer, murder suspect, moral dilemma, marriage, lawyer, infidelity, suspect, blackmail ...
Place: spain, barcelona, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 480
The Victim (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A wealthy woman is trapped during a storm in a house with no electricity or phone. A killer has murdered her sister, stuffed the body in the basement, and is now after her.
Plot: police officer, finding a dead body, husband murders wife, talking to an animal, discovering a dead body, caged bird, housekeeper, cottage, rich woman, visitor, stretcher, traffic accident ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Farewell, Friend (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After serving together in the French Foreign Legion, a mercenary and a doctor leave the service and go their separate ways. Later, they are reunited and become involved with a caper involving millions in a high-security safe. The two men become ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, french noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: storage unit, rivalry, femme fatale, soldier, chase, heist, friendship, manipulation, friendship between men, male friendship, hostages, race against time ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, europe, paris france, marseille, congo
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Sherlock Holmes and the Deadly Necklace (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Watson do battle with their nemesis, Professor Moriarity, over an ancient necklace attributed to Cleopatra.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: investigation, private detective, disorder, heist, uninhibited rivalry, riddles and clues, partners, danger, crime, deadly, mystery, crimes ...
Place: london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Something to Hide (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man having marital problems with his shrewish wife picks up a young, pretty and pregnant hitchhiker. Before he knows it, he's in over his head and mixed up in violence and murder.
Plot: hitchhiker, small town, murder, investigator, investigation, breaking a window, listening to music, christmas eve, selfish woman, unhappy marriage, christmas dinner, lighting a cigarette ...
Place: england, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Diabolically Yours (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Alain Delon stars as Pierre, an amnesiac recovering from a car accident. He can't remember any details about the accident or about his past life as a wealthy businessman based in the orient. He is currently being nursed back to health on his ...
Style: french noir, psychotronic, ambiguous ending
Plot: leg injury, pointing a gun at someone, male in bathtub, shallow grave, finding a dead body, discovering a dead body, jealous boyfriend, kimono, female antagonist, bad dream, taking off shirt, operating room ...
Place: france, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.6
 6K
Mr. Klein (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Paris, 1942. Robert Klein cannot find any fault with the state of affairs in German-occupied France. He has a well-furnished flat, a mistress, and business is booming. Jews facing discrimination because of laws edicted by the French government are ...
Style: mind bending, realistic, serious, contemplative, psychological ...
Plot: world war two, nazi occupation, art collector, mistaken identity, infidelity, anti semitism, art dealer, couples, occupation, dealer, disorder, danger ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1942
Place: paris france, france, europe, algeria, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Spoor (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland, Germany, Czech Republic, Sweden, Slovakia, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A story about Janina Duszejko, an elderly woman, who lives alone in the Klodzko Valley where a series of mysterious crimes are committed. Duszejko is convinced that she knows who (or what) is the murderer, but nobody believes her.
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Place: central europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Soul to Redeem (2017)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Story: The detective story set in the early 20th century is full of suspense, twists and emotions. Love, hate and desire for revenge are the strongest motivation for the trio of its protagonists. Military trenches are still full of war victims when ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, enigmatic, suspense
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Time: 1910s, year 1915
Place: central europe, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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1922 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A simple yet proud rancher conspires to murder his wife for financial gain, convincing his teenage son to participate.
Style: psychological, suspense, captivating, enigmatic
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Place: usa, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Quiet is the Night (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Poland
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A psychological detective story about a police hunt for the murderer of young boys. The police comissioner ends up tracing the clues to his own home, where he has an adolescent son he has not been able to communicate with.
Plot: following someone, magnifying glass, knocking on a window, killing spree, death by gunshot, lighting a candle, taking a photograph, hiding place, pub, death, vigilantism, foot chase ...
Time: 1920s
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Champagne Murders (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A champagne tycoon's (Furneaux) partner (Ronet) suspects his partner's gigolo husband (Perkins) of murders he's been framed for.
Style: french noir, ambiguous ending
Plot: false name, memory lapse, winery, makeover, strangler, gaslight, cynical woman, boat, alcohol abuse, manipulative behavior, learning the truth, evil woman ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Duration: 92 min.
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Style: non-linear
Plot: paranoia, female scientist, laboratory, painter, marital crisis, husband wife relationship, doctor, little boy, boy, painting, visit, butt naked ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.7
 203K
Wind River (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An FBI agent teams with the town's veteran game tracker to investigate a murder that occurred on a Native American reservation.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, surprise ending, bleak, sentimental
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Black Journal (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Black Journal (originally titled Gran Bollito) is a 1977 Italian drama film directed by Mauro Bolognini. It is based on the real life events of Leonarda Cianciulli, the Italian serial killer best known as the "Soap-Maker of Correggio".
Style: based on true events, dark humor, pre war, macabre
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Trap for Cinderella (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: psychological, serious, realistic, touching, atmospheric ...
Plot: memory loss, self discovery, life turned upside down, female friendship, intrigue, house fire, losing-it hero, false name, murder, amnesia, bullying, fire ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.7
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Red Lights (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A cross-country trip turns out to be a nightmare for a troubled couple.
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense ...
Plot: family problems, danger, crimes, couples, crumbling marriage, hitchhiker, traffic jam, murder, divorce, guilt, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Germany
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Story: Sophie, a quiet and shy maid working for the upper-class family Lelievre, hides her illiteracy under the cloak of a perfect household and obedience. She finds a friend in the energetic and uncompromising postmaster Jeanne, who encourages her to ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, suspenseful, clever, suspense ...
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Prescription: Murder (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A psychiatrist uses a patient he is having an affair with to help him kill his wife, but his perfect alibi may come apart at the hands of a seemingly befuddled LAPD lieutenant.
Style: clever, suspenseful, talky, realistic, serious ...
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Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Signpost To Murder (1964)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: An escaped mental patient, reported to be homicidal, hides out in a woman's rural home. Director George Englund's 1965 thriller stars Joanne Woodward, Stuart Whitman, Edward Mulhare and Alan Napier.
Style: surprise ending, twist ending
Plot: crime wave, escaped prisoner, manipulation, blood on face, little boy, pretending to be someone else, band, knocked out, suicide by jumping, hostage, murder suspect, police detective ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Melbourne, 1886. Two gentlemen climb into a hansom cab late one murky night. One man climbs out, the other travels on to St Kilda. On arrival, the driver finds the second man dead; murdered. The ‘high-society’ killing sends shockwaves through ...
Plot: murder, secret, doctor, investigation, crying, letter, jury, justice, performer, young girl, brothel, singer ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: melbourne australia, australia, melbourne
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 3K
Black Tide (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Dany, the Arnault family’s teenage son has disappeared. The case is assigned to François Visconti, a world-weary and disillusioned detective whose wife has just left him. The policeman investigates to find the missing teenager while he is ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, captivating, twist ending, psychological ...
Plot: father son relationship, police officer, alcoholic, forest, disappearance, mother daughter relationship, missing child, investigation, search, suspicion, danger, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.9
 439K
Knives Out (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his ...
Style: captivating, witty, exciting, atmospheric, disturbing ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Dolores Claiborne (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Dolores Claiborne was accused of killing her abusive husband twenty years ago, but the court's findings were inconclusive and she was allowed to walk free. Now she has been accused of killing her employer, Vera Donovan, and this time there is a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, enigmatic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%