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, neo noir, realistic and serious films with plots about murder, corpse, police officer, death, investigation, telephone call and police mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller 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, ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: investigation, murder, train, killer, murder witness, dog, police inspector, corpse, death, dead woman, telephone call, police ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Someone Is Bleeding (1974)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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: neo noir, psychological, suspenseful, sexual, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, police detective, mentally unstable, femme fatale, addiction, drug abuse, false accusation, resort, mental illness, dangerous attraction, fall in love, power relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: france, riviera, nice france, south of france
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
So Sweet, So Dead (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 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: adultery, photograph, mother in law son in law relationship, police inspector, whodunit, reading a newspaper, vomiting, taking a photograph, loss of mother, teenager, smoking after sex, pointing a gun at someone ...
Place: vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 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: suspenseful, rough, serious, neo noir, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, serial killer, gangsters, heist, murder, prison, robbery, mind game, track down, police investigation, investigation, law enforcement ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 50s, year 1947, 1950s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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 8.1
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The Samura (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Hitman Jef Costello is a perfectionist who always carefully plans his murders and who never gets caught.
Style: neo noir, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: loner, hitman, gangsters, lone wolves, anti hero, police investigation, jazz, assassination, surveillance, betrayal, chase, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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: surprise ending, neo noir, twist ending, sexploitation film, cult film ...
Plot: racecar driver, whodunit, lighting someone's cigarette, bare breasts, ambulance, killing an animal, letter, harpoon, older man younger woman relationship, cabriolet, dance scene, visitor ...
Place: italy, mallorca
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, businessman, false accusation, lie, lawyer, murder suspect, evidence, female lawyer, suspect, blackmail ...
Place: barcelona, barcelona spain, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: investigation, private detective, disorder, heist, uninhibited rivalry, riddles and clues, danger, partners, rivalry, mystery, crime, deadly ...
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, french noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manipulation, friendship, heist, chase, rivalry, soldier, femme fatale, storage unit, male friendship, friendship between men, confined, mind game ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, europe, paris france, congo, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.7
 524
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: trapped in a building, talking to an animal, lighting a candle, manipulative behavior, overheard conversation, screaming woman, loss of sister, accident, talking to a dog, bird, investigation, friendship between women ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, tape recorder, telephone call, alcoholic, selfish woman, greenhouse, shooting, discovering a dead body, police investigation, death of protagonist ...
Place: england, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An aging, reclusive Southern belle plagued by a horrifying family secret descends into madness after the arrival of a lost relative.
Style: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, insanity, haunted by the past, family relations, maid, delusion, female killer, rivalry, woman in danger, death, recluse, southern belle ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1920s, year 1964, 1930s
Place: southern usa, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.6
 7K
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: realistic, serious, mind bending, contemplative, suspenseful ...
Plot: world war two, nazi occupation, art collector, anti semitism, mistaken identity, infidelity, art dealer, dealer, couples, occupation, disorder, dishonesty ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1942
Place: paris france, france, europe, algeria, holland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.3
 5K
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.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, enigmatic, touching, feminist film ...
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Place: berlin germany, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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.
Style: neo noir
Plot: absent mother, revenge, foot chase, following someone, magnifying glass, knocking on a window, killing spree, death by gunshot, lighting a candle, taking a photograph, hiding place, pub ...
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Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.3
 57K
1922 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
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, enigmatic, captivating, suspense
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Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: usa, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: ambiguous ending, psychotronic, french noir, neo noir
Plot: on the run, lie, dog, jealousy, police, dancer, apple, servant, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder, car accident, escape ...
Place: hong kong, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: year 1915, 1910s
Place: europe, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Style: suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 92 min.
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Style: non-linear
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63%
Chicken with Vinegar (1985)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, cynical, clever, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, small town, murder, secret relationship, teenage life, small town life, disability, eviction, amateur detective, dishonesty, deadly, crimes ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, neo noir
Plot: male female fight, female murderer, drinking champagne, cabriolet, taking off shoes, bossy woman, outburst, woman fights a man, woman in underwear, female antagonist, alcohol abuse, seductive woman ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: paris france, france, hamburg germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Seventh Juror (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a moment of madness a middle-aged, married and respectable pharmacist kills a young woman who is sun-bathing by a lake. Unable to take in what he has done, he flees from the scene of the crime and behaves as if nothing has happened. Eventually ...
Style: noir, french noir, psychological thriller, neo noir
Plot: jury, judge, witness, judgment, flashback, being followed, orderly, crying man, fishing, death by strangulation, pipe smoking, obsession ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: macabre, pre war, based on true events
Plot: false name, learning the truth, police investigation, portrait, death of sister, witness, portrait painting, military service, repeated event, coffin, arrest, little girl ...
Time: 1930s, year 1938
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Trap for Cinderella (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: psychological, serious, realistic, touching, gloomy ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south of france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: family problems, crimes, danger, couples, crumbling marriage, traffic jam, hitchhiker, murder, divorce, father daughter relationship, guilt, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.5
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La Cérémonie (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 112 min.
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 ...
Plot: social differences, social relations, murder, village, society, master and servant, village life, friendship, secrets, bourgeoisie, maid, illiteracy ...
Time: 90s
Place: france, usa, los angeles, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.7
 220K
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 ...
Plot: murder, investigation, native american reservation, forest, rape, violence, murder investigation, fbi, snow, finding a dead body, mountain, fbi agent ...
Time: 2010s
Place: wyoming, united states, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Grim Reaper (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Near the Tiber river, in a Roman park, a prostitute was killed. The police tracks down people that were inside the park during that night. They are questioned and have to explain why they were there. One of them is the killer.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: police investigation, prostitute, murder, investigation, soldier, dishonesty, law enforcement, life is a bitch, serial killer, false accusation, who done it, rich and poor ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: suspenseful, clever, talky, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, police investigation, swimming pool, investigation, psychiatrist, alibi, police detective, mistress, crimes, law enforcement, crime ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: usa, los angeles, acapulco mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%