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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: suspenseful, thought provoking, stylized, talky, suspense, clever, tense, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, train, private detective, murder, train ride, whodunit, stabbing, crime, multiple suspects, avalanche, who done it, mysterious character, passenger, murder mystery, riddles and clues, evidence, dining car, snow, justice, twists & turns, conspiracy, storytelling, mystery, obsession, british ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: istanbul turkey, london, new york

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and clever films with plots about murder, investigation, crimes, deadly, crime, mystery and who done it mostly in Crime, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Murder on the Orient Express: Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989), Death on the Nile (1978), The Last of Sheila (1973), Appointment with Death (1988), Evil Under the Sun (1982). 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 ⇓
93%
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, mind bending, captivating ...
Plot: cruise, murder, private detective, mystery, investigation, crime, murder mystery, heir heiress, lake or river, ship, deadly, multiple suspects ...
Time: 1930s
Place: egypt, england, washington d.c.
⇓ 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%
The Suspicions of Mr Whicher: The Murder at Road Hill House (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
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: suspenseful, stylized, twists and turns, serious, psychological ...
Plot: murder, country house, child killer, who done it, crimes, investigation, private detective, deadly, multiple suspects, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1860s
Place: scotland yard, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Malta, USA
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, road movie
Plot: investigation, train, murder, snow, doctor, justice, vengeance, suspect, murder mystery, stabbed to death, conspiracy, little girl ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, post world war one
Place: europe, alps, yugoslavia, istanbul turkey, mediterranean sea ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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%
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 ⇓
67%
Murder by Death (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 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: humorous, realistic, feel good, disturbing, not serious ...
Plot: private detective, parody, murder, butler, reward, dark and stormy night, mansion, guest, sidekick, one night, riddles and clues, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1930s
⇓ 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: 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 ⇓
44%
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%
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: mind bending, realistic, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, investigation, village, death, movie star, serial killer, private detective, mystery, murder mystery, police investigation, crimes, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 1930s
Place: england, scotland, europe, scotland yard
⇓ 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 ⇓
34%
Murder, She Wrote (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: An unassuming mystery writer turned sleuth uses her professional insight to help solve real-life homicide cases.
Style: clever, serious, suspenseful, realistic, witty
Plot: amateur detective, female detective, elderly, riddles and clues, murder, mystery writer, who done it, mystery, crime, writer's life, investigation, writing ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
34%
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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: serious, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, private detective, riddles and clues, sherlock holmes, mastermind, who done it, partners against crime, murder, ego clash, adventure, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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 ⇓
33%
The State Counsellor (2005)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: Russia
Duration: 191 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: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: investigation, terrorism, crime, crimes, murder, train, whodunit, danger, political intrigue, romancing a criminal, deadly, police ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: russia, saint petersburg, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.0
 7K
Harper (1966)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Harper is a cynical private eye in the best tradition of Bogart. He even has Bogie's Baby hiring him to find her missing husband, getting involved along the way with an assortment of unsavory characters and an illegal-alien smuggling ring.
Style: cynical, clever, tense, stylized, witty ...
Plot: murder, neo noir, private detective, missing person, cons and scams, crime, mystery, law enforcement, partners against crime, crimes, uncover truth, life is a bitch ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: realistic, serious, clever, suspenseful
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, train, investigation, police investigation, strangulation, murder, poison, golf, miss marple, employment agency, serial killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Night of the Generals (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 148 min.
Story: An unusual World War II crime thriller about a Nazi investigation into the murder of a prostitute. Major Grau finds himself focusing on three suspects: the Generals Tanz, Kahlenberg and Seydlitz-Gabler – all three of whom, it seems, are also ...
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: murder, investigation, nazi occupation, prostitute, crime, police investigation, mystery, who done it, life is a bitch, unlikely criminals, crimes, uncover truth ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, 1960s, year 1944 ...
Place: france, europe, poland, hamburg germany, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Transsiberian (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Spain, Lithuania
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Trans-Siberian train journey from China to Moscow becomes a thrilling chase of deception and murder when an American couple encounters a mysterious pair of fellow travelers.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: train, murder, heroin, train ride, russian, crime, travel, blood, snow, couple relations, manipulations, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, china, siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 ⇓
31%
Mulholland Falls (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In 1950s Los Angeles, a special crime squad of the LAPD investigates the murder of a young woman.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, political corruption, police, police investigation, mystery, dishonesty, crimes, partners against crime, fighting crime, tough law enforcer, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 1950s, 50s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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 ⇓
30%
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 ⇓
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, 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 ⇓
30%
The Bride Wore Black (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Julie Kohler is prevented from suicide by her mother. She leaves the town. She will track down, charm and kill five men who do not know her. What is her goal ? What is her purpose?
Style: french noir, stylized, psychological, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, vengeance, crime, crimes, dealing with death, small town, investigation, haunted by the past, female killer, mystery, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Partners in Crime (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Agatha Christie's Partners in Crime is a 1983 British television series based on the short stories of the same name by Agatha Christie. It was directed by John A. Davis and Tony Wharmby, and starred James Warwick and Francesca Annis in the ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, atmospheric, clever ...
Plot: investigation, private detective, crimes, riddles and clues, partners against crime, couples, partners, odd couple, newlyweds, amateur detective, who done it, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 ⇓
30%
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 ⇓
50%
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