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Murder Most Foul (1964)
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Murder Most Foul (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A murderer is brought to court and only Miss Marple is unconvinced of his innocence. Once again she begins her own investigation. The third Miss Marple film starring Margaret Rutherford as the quirky amateur detective.
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, slasher, feminist film, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, courtroom drama, whodunit, murder, strangulation, murder mystery, mystery, false accusation, crimes, life is a bitch, legal, legal investigation, dishonesty, dedicated lawyer, goofy hero, mysterious character, protagonist as suspect, power relations, investigation, female protagonist, spy, twists and turns, mysticism, sherlock holmes ...
Time: 60s, year 1951, 50s, 1950s, 1960s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and mind bending films with plots about murder, crimes, mystery, deadly, investigation, who done it and amateur detective mostly in Mystery, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Murder Most Foul: Murder at the Gallop (1963), Murder Ahoy (1964), Murder She Said (1961), Clue (1985), Evil Under the Sun (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Murder at the Gallop (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Miss Marple and Mr Stringer are witness to the death of the very old and rich Mr. Enderby by heart attack. Yet they have their doubts about what happened. The police don’t believe them thus leading Miss Marple to yet again investigate by herself. ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, talky, tense, serious ...
Plot: private detective, amateur detective, whodunit, murder mystery, last will and testament, horse riding, heart attack, murder, twists and turns, mysticism, spy, sherlock holmes ...
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100%
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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: feminist film, slasher, realistic, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, murder mystery, ship, poison, sherlock holmes, twists and turns, spy, mysticism, sea, murder, investigation ...
Time: 60s
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60%
Murder She Said (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Miss Marple believes she’s seen a murder in a passing by train yet when the police find no evidence she decides to investigate it on her own. Her inquisitions lead her to a mountain top. The first of four films starring Margaret Rutherford as Miss ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, clever, slasher ...
Plot: private detective, amateur detective, strangulation, murder, police investigation, dishonesty, crimes, uncover truth, woman strangled to death, serial killer, mystery, law enforcement ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, london
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52%
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Clue (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Clue finds six colorful dinner guests gathered at the mansion of their host, Mr. Boddy -- who turns up dead after his secret is exposed: He was blackmailing all of them. With the killer among them, the guests and Boddy's chatty butler must suss ...
Style: surprise ending, humorous, parody, funny, suspense ...
Audience: kids, chick flick
Plot: mystery, twists and turns, butler, whodunit, murder, investigation, multiple suspects, mystery killer, maid, mansion, blackmail, death ...
Time: year 1954, 50s, contemporary, 80s, 20th century
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Evil Under the Sun (1982)
Genre: Crime, 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: serious, suspenseful, clever, tense, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, murder, murder mystery, investigation, island, mystery, crimes, whodunit, multiple suspects, hotel, twists and turns, intrigue ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 80s, 20th century
Place: mediterranean sea, greece, south of france, england, albania ...
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100%
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First Degree (1995)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When prominent businessman Andrew Pyne is found shot in a New York alley, one of the NYPD's best, Rick Mallory, suspects a Galeno Mob hit. When he and his partner, Amos Turzo try to question Pyne's widow, Hadley, they are quickly ushered ...
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, tense, rough ...
Plot: murder, righting the wronged, power relations, legal investigation, witnessing a crime, police investigation, protagonist as suspect, crimes, mystery, dedicated lawyer, amateur detective, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ordeal by Innocence (1984)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Arthur Calgary visits the Argyle family to return an address book lost some time ago by Jack Argyle, only to find out that Jack has been executed for the murder of his mother. Calgary can prove that Jack was innocent. In spite of opposition from ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, mind bending ...
Plot: amateur detective, murder, uncover truth, injustice, death row, false accusation, frame up, legal, law enforcement, mystery, alibi, incest ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: england, antarctica, canada
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30%
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, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder mystery, murder, whodunit, mystery, hollywood, female detective, poisoning, beach, uncover truth, actor's life, amateur detective, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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: realistic, serious, clever, suspenseful, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, riddles and clues, mysticism, train, murder, sarcophagus, murder investigation, mystery, partners against crime, who done it, inheritance ...
Time: 50s, year 1957
Place: england, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: serious, clever, captivating, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, hotel, amateur detective, riddles and clues, crimes, friendship, mysticism, murder, golden years, mystery, who done it, twists and turns ...
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Murder with Mirrors (1985)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marple has been summoned to the lavish country estate of her old friend Carrie Louise Serrocold (Bette Davis). Carrie's stepson has been killed, and she fears that his won't be the last corpse to befoul the estate. She's right, and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: mysticism, investigation, murder mystery, poison, murder, riddles and clues, who done it, adult virgin, uncover truth, crimes, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Pocket Full of Rye (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When a handful of grain is found in the pocket of a murdered businessman, Miss Marple seeks a murderer with a penchant for nursery rhymes.
Style: clever, suspenseful, mind bending, serious, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, mysticism, murder, law enforcement, mystery, who done it, uncover truth, poison, riddles and clues, miss marple, agatha christie
Place: england, europe
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26%
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, suspenseful, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, riddles and clues, mysticism, estate, murder, mystery, witnessing a crime, crimes, haunted by the past, a vision, twists and turns ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: serious, realistic, talky, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder mystery, private detective, murder, investigation, resort, hotel, amateur detective, forensics, vacation, caribbean sea, riddles and clues, who done it ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, bahamas
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25%
The Alphabet Murders (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates a series of murders in London in which the victims are killed according to their initials.
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, witty, humorous
Plot: serial killer, private detective, mysticism, investigation, murder, murder mystery, law enforcement, crimes, riddles and clues, who done it, silly humor, clown ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
We'll Meet Again (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Socialite Molly Lasch is released from prison after serving a six-year sentence for the murder of her husband, Dr. Gary Lasch. Now, with the help of Fran, an investigative reporter, Molly sets out to prove her innocence. Together they uncover a ...
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, righting the wronged, uncover truth, false accusation, woman in danger, law enforcement, dishonesty, amateur detective, crimes, mystery, life is a bitch, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Dead in the Water (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Charlie Deegan has almost everything he has ever wanted. He has an important law practice, a beautiful secretary as his lover, and the chance to be appointed to the high court. The only thing wrong with this is that his shrewish wife Olivia, whose ...
Style: neo noir, mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: lawyer, murder, love triangle, false accusation, courtroom drama, who done it, couples, love and romance, legal, investigation, prostitute, heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: investigation, private detective, police investigation, amateur detective, riddles and clues, rivalry, law enforcement, uncover truth, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, murder mystery, mysticism ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Gone but Not Forgotten (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: An Oregon woman vanishes. In her wake remains a single black rose & a note reading gone but not forgotten. Now a man stands accused: a private eye has gone missing: a detective knows more than she lets on: & a tough female attorney has ...
Style: realistic, tense, suspenseful, psychological, serious
Plot: serial killer, amateur detective, private detective, investigation, mind game, psychopath, murder, rivalry, who done it, police investigation, police detective, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, oregon, new york
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22%
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: tense, mind bending, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: mysticism, murder, graphic violence, manipulation, ocean, police detective, army investigation, private detective, stalking, law enforcement, amateur detective, mystery ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Dead Man's Folly (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 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: serious, realistic, talky, suspenseful, mind bending ...
Plot: murder mystery, private detective, multiple suspects, murder, whodunit, investigation, crimes, mystery, dishonesty, conspiracy, secretly observing, mother son relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, belgium, europe
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22%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Murdered Madam (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Perry investigates the murder of a former madam and uncovers a multimillion dollar banking fraud in the process.
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: courtroom, murder, lawyer, intelligence agency, couple relations, friendship, cons and scams, courtroom drama, false accusation, crime gone awry, legal investigation, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
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22%
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: talky, suspenseful, serious, clever, mind bending ...
Plot: courtroom, murder, lawyer, dedicated lawyer, who done it, protagonist as suspect, power relations, crimes, righting the wronged, hotshot lawyer, wrong place wrong time, courtroom drama ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
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21%
The Mirror Crack'd (1980)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jane Marple solves the mystery when a local woman is poisoned and a visiting movie star seems to have been the intended victim.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, sexy, light ...
Plot: private detective, murder mystery, amateur detective, investigation, murder, serial killer, movie star, unlikely criminals, crimes, haunted by the past, actor's life, whodunit ...
Time: 1930s, 50s, 20th century, year 1953
Place: scotland, england, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Maligned Mobster (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A gangster who has commited all kinds of crimes is accused to have killed his wife. As he was not the murderer in this case Perry Mason intents to find the killer...
Style: mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: intelligence agency, lawyer, courtroom, murder, righting the wronged, power relations, courtroom drama, false accusation, legal action, life is a bitch, investigation, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Three Blind Mice (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A lawyer defends a man he's known since serving together in Vietnam, who has been accused of murdering three Vietnamese immigrants. Now he'll have to fight against a tenacious District Attorney, and evidence connected to the man's ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: legal investigation, courtroom drama, murder, frame up, vietnam veteran, protagonist as suspect, mystery, false accusation, crimes, law enforcement, legal action, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
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Story: The show follows the adventures of Miss Jane Marple, an elderly spinster living in the quiet little village of St Mary Mead. During her many visits to friends and relatives in other villages, Miss Marple often stumbles upon mysterious murders which ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: murder mystery, who done it, female detective, whodunit, riddles and clues, uncover truth, murder investigation, twists and turns, murder, amateur detective, female protagonist, sleuth ...
Time: post world war two, 50s
Place: england, united kingdom, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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: mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful, clever
Plot: crimes, mystery, amateur detective, law enforcement, poisoning, uncover truth, who done it, riddles and clues, twists and turns, psychiatrist, father son relationship, magician ...
Place: england, europe
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21%
Seven Dials Mystery (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When two mysterious deaths mar an otherwise pleasant weekend in the English countryside, unflappable flapper Lady Eileen Brent (Cheryl Campbell) teams up with the dashing Jimmy Thesinger (James Warwick) to solve the dastardly deeds. Their sleuthing ...
Style: tense, mind bending, suspenseful, clever, realistic ...
Plot: mysticism, estate, murder mystery, conspiracy, riddles and clues, who done it, murder, countryside, partners against crime, secret identity, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 1920s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Beyond a Reasonable Doubt (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Saudi Arabia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Remake of a 1956 Fritz Lang film in which a novelist's investigation of a dirty district attorney leads to a setup within the courtroom.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Plot: courtroom drama, murder mystery, twists and turns, legal, lawyer, murder, crimes, strong female character, fighting the system, who done it, uncover truth, law enforcement ...
Time: 50s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%