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Paris Belongs to Us (1961)
Original name: Paris nous appartient
Genre: Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A young woman joins a theatrical troupe where she slowly believes that the director is involved with a secret group and that he is in grave danger.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, psychological, stylized, mind bending
Plot: new wave, theater, mental illness, intrigue, mystery, politics, danger, actor's life, amateur detective, immigrants, mysterious character, investigation, dishonesty, state affairs, secret movement, french new wave, brother sister relationship, suicide, drunkenness, conspiracy
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1957
Place: france, paris france

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The Man in the Brown Suit (1989)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Agatha Christie. An American woman getting involved in a diamond theft in South Africa. Nor Poirot nor Marple.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
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The Lady Vanishes (2013)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
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The List of Adrian Messenger (1963)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A writer named Adrian Messenger believes a series of apparently unrelated "accidental" deaths are actually linked murders. He asks his friend Anthony Gethryn, recently retired from MI5, to help clear up the mystery. However, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, clever, tense
Plot: serial killer, investigation, murder, mystery, crime, soldier, intelligence, crimes, deadly, amateur detective, hidden identity, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: burma
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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Gunn (1967)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The madam of a floating bordello hires private eye Peter Gunn (Craig Stevens) to prove a gangster killed a crime boss.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: private detective, investigation, murder, crime, gangsters, mystery, fighting crime, who done it, crimes, law enforcement, uncover truth, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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Last Year at Marienbad (1961)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Takes place in a chateau, an ambiguous story of a man and a woman who may or may not have met last year at Marienbad.
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Time: 20th century, 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A private eye gets in trouble when he tries to help a woman in distress.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
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Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: At the request of his old war time colleague Ailsa Brimley, George Smiley agrees to look into the murder of Stella Rode. Brimley had only just received a letter from her saying she feared for her life at her husband's hand. The husband, Stanley ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, clever ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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UV (2007)
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Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
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Pornography: A Thriller (2009)
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Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A Thriller weaves together three different but curiously related stories centering on the mysterious disappearance of quintessential “boy-next-door” porn star Mark Anton.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.5
 694
The Time Being (2012)
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Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Cradle Will Fall (2004)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Genre: Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Made in U.S.A (1966)
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Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Vanishing (1988)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Ordeal by Innocence (1984)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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