Movies like Murder on the Orient Express 1974

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Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
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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: twists and turns, suspense, thought provoking, suspenseful, talky, stylized, sexy, clever, surprise ending, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: whodunit, investigation, train, murder mystery, private detective, murder, multiple suspects, justice, crimes, railway, mystery, train travel, obsession, conspiracy, british, riddles and clues, who done it, mysterious character, snow, winter, revenge, evidence, passenger, avalanche, kidnapping ...
Time: 1930s, 70s, 20th century, year 1935, 30s
Place: new york, london, istanbul turkey, turkey, asia, europe, constantinople ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns and serious films with plots about murder, crimes, investigation, murder mystery, whodunit, mystery and private detective mostly in Mystery, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Murder on the Orient Express: Death on the Nile (1978), Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989), And Then There Were None (2015), Murder by Death (1976), Evil Under the Sun (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, Malta
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Genius Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of an American tycoon aboard the Orient Express train.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, artsy, non-linear, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder mystery, investigation, whodunit, train, snow, murder, vengeance, private detective, palestinian, justice, suspect, steam train ...
Time: 1930s, year 1934, 1920s, post world war one, pre world war two
Place: palestine, venice, alps, europe, istanbul turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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: twists and turns, clever, captivating, sexy, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder mystery, whodunit, murder, private detective, cruise, multiple suspects, investigation, mystery, secrets, mentor, heir, river ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937
Place: egypt, cairo egypt, north africa, africa, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
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, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: kids
Plot: whodunit, private detective, investigation, murder mystery, murder, who done it, murder investigation, riddles and clues, uncover truth, multiple suspects, private investigator, crimes ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: england, london, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
And Then There Were None (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: Ten strangers, drawn away from their normal lives to an isolated rock off the Devon coast. But as the mismatched group waits for the arrival of the hosts – the improbably named Mr and Mrs U.N. Owen – the weather sours and they find themselves ...
Style: twist ending, twists and turns, atmospheric, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder mystery, island, whodunit, isolation, murder, suspicion, justice, death, investigation, survival, accusation, bully comeuppance ...
Time: 1930s, year 1939
Place: england, united kingdom, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Murder by Death (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lionel Twain invites the world's five greatest detectives to a 'dinner and murder'. Included are a blind butler, a deaf-mute maid, screams, spinning rooms, secret passages, false identities and more plot turns and twists than are ...
Style: parody, surprise ending, funny, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: private detective, old mansion, murder, whodunit, butler, dark and stormy night, mystery, riddles and clues, who done it, mansion, guest, suspect ...
Time: 1930s, 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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, twists and turns, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, murder mystery, murder, investigation, island, mystery, crimes, whodunit, multiple suspects, hotel, intrigue, amateur detective ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mediterranean sea, greece, south of france, england, albania ...
⇓ 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, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder mystery, whodunit, yacht, manipulation, murder, mind game, game, puzzle, paranoia, disorder, vengeance, investigation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: south of france, mediterranean sea, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: atmospheric, captivating, exciting, witty, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: whodunit, murder mystery, investigation, murder investigation, mansion, murder, eccentric family, mystery killer, large family, private detective, crimes, death ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: massachusetts, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Appointment with Death (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
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: twists and turns, sexy, talky, suspense, light ...
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, dysfunctional family, lawyer, blackmail, ship, murder mystery, mystery, interwar period, murder suspect, camel ...
Time: year 1937, 80s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: israel, new jersey, holy land, middle east, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 87K
Gosford Park (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, Italy
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Multiple storylined drama set in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in a country house in England.
Style: suspense, twists and turns, biting, enigmatic, bleak ...
Plot: murder, estate, butler, country estate, high society, police investigation, master and servant, society, servant, murder investigation, hunting, murder mystery ...
Time: 1930s, year 1932, pre world war two, 20th century, victorian era
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Crooked House (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A private investigator helps a former flame solve the murder of her wealthy grandfather, who lived in a sprawling estate surrounded by his idiosyncratic family.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, enigmatic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: whodunit, mansion, servant, murder mystery, private detective, murder, family secret, lady, investigation, poison, last will and testament, secret ...
Time: 50s, year 1957
Place: scotland yard, london, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: twists and turns, surprise ending, humorous, funny, parody ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: mystery, investigation, whodunit, butler, multiple suspects, murder, mansion, maid, mystery killer, death, blackmail, dark and stormy night ...
Time: 20th century, year 1954, 50s, contemporary, 80s
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Death on the Nile (2022)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Almost everyone on the S.S.Karnak, cruising the Nile, has a reason to want heiress Linnet Ridgeway dead. Her jewels are coveted by elderly Mrs. van Schuyler, her maid is upset because Linnet won't give her a promised dowry, writer Salome ...
Style: captivating, surprise ending, suspense, artsy, non-linear ...
Plot: whodunit, murder mystery, murder investigation, murder, ship, crimes, investigation, justice, chase, belgian, investigator, boat ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, year 1937, year 1914
Place: egypt, belgium, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Suspicions of Mr Whicher: The Murder at Road Hill House (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
TV show
Story: In 1860 Scotland Yard's 'Prince of Sleuths' Jack Whicher is sent to rural Wiltshire to investigate the murder of three-year-old Saville Kent,snatched from his bed at night and killed.
Style: twists and turns, psychological, tense, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: country house, child killer, murder, investigation, private detective, multiple suspects, who done it, crimes, acquittal, murder confession, detective inspector, bbc ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1860s
Place: scotland yard, england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, investigation, riddles and clues, crimes, mystery, dishonesty, whodunit, conspiracy, secretly observing ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920’s Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit. Leaving a trail of admirers in her wake, our thoroughly modern heroine makes sure ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, clever, suspenseful
Plot: female detective, investigation, murder, private detective, private investigator, riddles and clues, heroine, aristocracy, crimes, murderer, evidence, maid ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: clever, tense, suspenseful, mind bending, thought provoking ...
Plot: murder, train, private detective, revenge, sleuth, investigation, riddles and clues, conspiracy, crime solving, mystery, mysterious character, revenge plot ...
Time: 21st century
Place: istanbul turkey, belgrade, former yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984–1985), The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1986–1988), The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991–1993) and The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (1994), collectively known as Sherlock Holmes, are a series of ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, investigation, riddles and clues, mastermind, partners against crime, victorian england, who done it, murder, adventure, ego clash, talented ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Ten Little Indians (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ten strangers are invited as weekend guests to a remote mountain mansion.When the host doesn't show up, the guests start dying, one by one, in uniquely macabre Agatha Christie-style.It is based on Christie's best-selling novel with 100 ...
Style: suspenseful, talky, tense, psychological, sexy ...
Plot: murder, murder mystery, serial killer, isolation, characters killed one by one, mind game, private detective, investigation, survival, crimes, false accusation, guilt ...
Time: 60s, 1930s, 70s
Place: alps, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Little Murders of Agatha Christie (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: In 1930s France, Superintendent Larosière has a passion for beautiful women and solving cases, while hapless young inspector Lampion just tries to keep up. Later series, are set in the mid-'50s, where suave Commissioner Laurence unravels ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, slasher
Plot: whodunit, murder investigation, investigation, murder mystery, crimes, murder, partners against crime, who done it, mystery, partners, law enforcement, odd couple ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ten Little Indians (1974)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, France, Spain, UK, Iran
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ten people are invited to a hotel for a weekend getaway by a Mr. U. N. Owen, who mysteriously isn't in attendance. When the group gets together for their first dinner, a record is played in which Mr. Owen accuses each guest of committing ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, suspenseful, surprise ending, rough ...
Plot: murder, characters killed one by one, hotel, vigilante, paranoia, isolation, crimes, serial killer, whodunit, serial murder, psychopath, desert ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Radioland Murders (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Musical, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In 1939, WBN, a fourth radio network, is about to take to America's airwaves. As if the confusion of the premiere night wasn't enough, Penny Henderson, the owner's secretary, must deal with an unhappy sponsor, an overbearing boss and ...
Style: stylized, humorous, witty, twist ending, twists and turns ...
Plot: radio, murder, crimes, mystery, director, husband wife relationship, showbiz, murder mystery, secrets, investigation, who done it, coping ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, year 1939
Place: usa, london, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, clever ...
Plot: murder mystery, private detective, 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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The State Counsellor (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Russia
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Third film based on Boris Akunin's "Priklucheniya Erasta Petrovicha Fandorina" series of novels. On a train from St. Petersburg to Moscow general Khrapov was killed and no one else but Erast Petrovich is under suspicion because the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, captivating ...
Plot: investigation, russian empire, whodunit, terrorism, crimes, military, murder, murder mystery, murder investigation, crime solving, crime investigation, unsolved crime ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: st. petersburg russia, russia, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Murder in Three Acts (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Mexico
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, murder, serial killer, whodunit, murder mystery, mysticism, multiple suspects, estate, who done it, riddles and clues, uncover truth, celebrity culture ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, acapulco mexico, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, poisoning, beach, uncover truth, actor's life, amateur detective, crimes, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Agatha and the Truth of Murder (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1926, with her personal life in tatters and her writing in crisis, a young Agatha Christie decides to solve a real-life murder.
Style: twists and turns, realistic, psychological, captivating, slasher
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: murder mystery, murder, crimes, investigation, private detective, writer's life, mystery, escapades, riddles and clues, mastermind, peril, police detective ...
Time: 1920s
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Agatha Christie's Marple (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
TV show
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: twists and turns, clever, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder mystery, who done it, riddles and clues, female detective, uncover truth, murder investigation, whodunit, murder, amateur detective, female protagonist, sleuth, crimes ...
Time: post world war two, 50s
Place: england, united kingdom, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, train, dishonesty, crimes, uncover truth, woman strangled to death, serial killer, mystery ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, twists and turns, thought provoking, intellectual, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, chase, adventure, crimes, mystery, murder, british empire, doctor, river, spy, nudity (full frontal - brief), melancholy ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, india, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%