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Murder She Said (1961)
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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 Marple that all achieved cult status.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, clever, cult film
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, murder, police investigation, strangulation, investigation, crimes, dishonesty, uncover truth, train, serial killer, mystery, who done it, law enforcement, woman in danger, golf, poison, employment agency, riddles and clues, cooking and food, female detective, murder mystery, country estate, detective inspector, dog ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, london

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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, who done it, deadly, investigation and riddles and clues mostly in Crime, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Murder She Said: Murder at the Gallop (1963), Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989), Murder Most Foul (1964), Murder Ahoy (1964), Agatha Christie's Marple (2004). 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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, talky
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, murder, investigation, charity, last will and testament, eavesdropping, heart attack, horse riding, false accusation, riddles and clues, who done it ...
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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, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, murder, murder mystery, who done it, riddles and clues, investigation, whodunit, murder investigation, uncover truth, multiple suspects, crimes, private investigator ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: england, london, united kingdom
⇓ 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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, clever, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, murder, train, riddles and clues, private detective, who done it, mystery, partners against crime, murder investigation, missing person, working undercover, investigation ...
Time: 50s, year 1957
Place: england, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, courtroom drama, murder, strangulation, false accusation, mystery, murder mystery, power relations, dishonesty, private detective, legal, mysterious character ...
Time: 60s, 50s, year 1951
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: mind bending, talky, realistic, serious, clever ...
Plot: amateur detective, ship, murder, investigation, poison, private detective, who done it, riddles and clues, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, mystery ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: clever, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: who done it, riddles and clues, murder mystery, female detective, murder investigation, amateur detective, uncover truth, whodunit, murder, female protagonist, law enforcement, crimes ...
Time: post world war two, 50s
Place: england, europe, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Rosemary & Thyme (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Rosemary & Thyme is a British television mystery series starring Felicity Kendal and Pam Ferris as gardening detectives Rosemary Boxer and Laura Thyme. The show began on ITV in 2003. The third series ended in August 2007. The theme is murder ...
Style: feel good, realistic, captivating, clever, semi serious ...
Plot: countryside, who done it, riddles and clues, female detective, investigation, private detective, murder investigation, partners against crime, gardener, amateur detective, murder, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, amateur detective, private detective, riddles and clues, police investigation, murder, tour guide, rivalry, law enforcement, uncover truth, crimes, uninhibited rivalry ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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, tense, clever, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, island, murder mystery, mystery, crimes, intrigue, multiple suspects, amateur detective, gem, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: greece, albania, england, south of france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: suspenseful, clever, mind bending, serious, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, murder, law enforcement, mystery, uncover truth, who done it, riddles and clues, poison, miss marple
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, mind bending, talky, clever ...
Plot: investigation, murder, murder mystery, private detective, amateur detective, hotel, resort, supernatural ability, law enforcement, mystery, crimes, riddles and clues ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: murder, murder mystery, mystery, uncover truth, actor's life, amateur detective, crimes, investigation, artists and showbiz, riddles and clues, destiny, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
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38%
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: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: investigation, murder, riddles and clues, adult virgin, who done it, uncover truth, crimes, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, mysterious character, amateur detective, police investigation ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Jonathan Creek (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jonathan Creek follows the story of Madeline Magellan, an investigative journalist. Like most journalists, she sticks her nose in where it isn't wanted, but this is what makes her such a great journalist! While writing a piece about the death ...
Style: clever, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, riddles and clues, amateur detective, prodigy, investigation, partners against crime, partners, unlikely partners, whodunit, crimes, mystery, journalist ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ 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, conspiracy, investigation, riddles and clues, mystery, mysterious character, law enforcement, on the road, who done it ...
Time: 21st century
Place: belgrade, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, suspenseful, serious, clever, realistic ...
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, murder mystery, investigation, murder, serial killer, movie star, haunted by the past, unlikely criminals, crimes, actor's life, strong female character ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1953, 1930s
Place: england, scotland, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Commander (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Commander Clare Blake has risen to the top of her profession in the male-dominated Metropolitan Police Service and is now the head of the serious crimes unit. Some years previously she arrested James Lampton for murder. He was subsequently sentenced ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, who done it, law enforcement, crimes, manipulation, dishonesty, strong female presence, writers, investigation, team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: private detective, murder mystery, murder, investigation, riddles and clues, crimes, mystery, dishonesty, multiple suspects, conspiracy, secretly observing, estate ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Wandering Soul Murders (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Widowed Joanne Kilbourn is an ex-police officer turned criminology professor. Her husband Ian was the Ontario provincial Attorney General when he was murdered, the murder never solved. Her current home life is on the most part a happy one, except ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing, mind bending
Plot: prostitute, murder, police detective, police investigation, journalism, mystery, amateur detective, riddles and clues, serial killer, dishonesty, crimes, false accusation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Last Detective (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: The Last Detective is an ITV drama starring Peter Davison as Dangerous Davies. The first series aired in 2003 with three more seasons succeeding this. The first consisted of a pilot and three episodes, the second and the third series both consisted ...
Style: realistic, clever, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, murder, fighting crime, police investigation, uncover truth, amateur detective, law enforcement, partners against crime, mystery, crimes, riddles and clues, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, riddles and clues, hotel, murder, friendship, crimes, who done it, adult virgin, golden years, mystery, nephew ...
Place: england, europe, london
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34%
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, serious, psychological
Plot: serial killer, private detective, investigation, amateur detective, rivalry, murder, psychopath, mind game, police investigation, police detective, mysterious character, who done it ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, humorous, witty
Plot: private detective, serial killer, investigation, murder, law enforcement, crimes, who done it, riddles and clues, silly humor, murder mystery, diving, police inspector ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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A Caribbean Mystery (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Aging Major Palgrave, an idiosyncratic but charming mystery writer, reveals to Miss Marple that one of the guests at a luxurious Caribbean resort they're staying at is a Bluebeard-type wife murderer. Unfortunately, the Major succumbs to an ...
Style: talky, mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: hotel, murder, amateur detective, drug abuse, riddles and clues, couple relations, resort, who done it, haunted by the past, psychopath, couples, private detective ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: caribbean, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The corpse of a shabbily dressed young woman has been discovered in the mud flats of the Thames at low tide. Police assume she's a prostitute, but Dr. Watson suspects something more and goes to his old friend Holmes, now retired and at very ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, mind bending, serious
Plot: private detective, murder, sherlock holmes, investigation, mastermind, who done it, mystery, lookalikes, prodigy, crimes, life is a bitch, hotshot hero ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, london, europe
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32%
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, clever ...
Plot: crimes, mystery, amateur detective, law enforcement, riddles and clues, who done it, uncover truth, poisoning, father son relationship, psychiatrist, psychology, reform school ...
Place: england, europe
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32%
Crime Is Our Business (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Prudence Beresford is investigating another murder. Her aunt had witnessed it, but no body was found, and nobody trusted her word. Nobody, except Prudence, of course!
Style: talky, semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty ...
Plot: murder, family relations, uncover truth, private detective, investigation, odd couple, crimes, couple relations, siblings relations, disorder, amateur detective, master and servant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Murder Room (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: The lease on the Dupayne Museum is almost up and under the terms of their father's will, all three of the Dupayne children must agree to continue or the museum is to close. Neville Dupayne is dead set against continuing the museum when the ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: museum, mystery, investigation, uncover truth, mind game, crimes, law enforcement, dishonesty, protagonist as suspect, police detective, who done it, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
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31%
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: murder, private detective, murder mystery, manipulation, mystery, serial killer, dishonesty, crimes, multiple suspects, estate, who done it, riddles and clues ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, acapulco mexico, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: mind bending, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Plot: amateur detective, estate, murder, investigation, riddles and clues, mystery, witnessing a crime, crimes, a vision, haunted by the past, deja vu, mental institution ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%