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Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Pocket Full of Rye (1985)
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Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Pocket Full of Rye (1985)
Original name: Miss Marple: A Pocketful of Rye
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, mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: amateur detective, miss marple, murder, riddles and clues, mystery, who done it, law enforcement, uncover truth, poison
Place: england, europe

Most similar movies to Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Pocket Full of Rye

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and clever films with plots about amateur detective, murder, mystery, crimes, riddles and clues, who done it and deadly mostly in Mystery, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Pocket Full of Rye: Father Brown (2013), Agatha Christie's Marple (2004), Murder She Said (1961), Rosemary & Thyme (2003), Murder Ahoy (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Father Brown (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Father Brown is based on G. K. Chesterton's detective stories about a Catholic priest who doubles as an amateur detective in order to try and solve mysteries.
Style: serious, captivating, intellectual, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, who done it, priest, uncover truth, clergy, murder, riddles and clues, danger, crimes, law enforcement, church ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century
Place: england
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100%
Agatha Christie's Marple (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
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, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: riddles and clues, murder mystery, amateur detective, who done it, uncover truth, murder investigation, murder, whodunit, female detective, crimes, law enforcement, female protagonist ...
Time: 1950s
Place: england, europe
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83%
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: serious, mind bending, suspenseful, clever, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, train, murder, private detective, riddles and clues, mystery, partners against crime, crime, who done it, deadly, miss marple, murder investigation ...
Time: 1950s, year 1957
Place: europe, england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, police investigation, private detective, crime, riddles and clues, murder, tour guide, crimes, uncover truth, uninhibited rivalry, law enforcement ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: suspenseful, clever, twists and turns, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: law enforcement, amateur detective, poisoning, who done it, crimes, riddles and clues, uncover truth, mystery, miss marple, poison, rehabilitation, estate ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, murder mystery, uncover truth, riddles and clues, actor's life, investigation, destiny, deadly, beach, poisoning ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: captivating, clever, serious, mind bending, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, riddles and clues, hotel, murder, crimes, crime, friendship, mystery, adult virgin, golden years, who done it ...
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Murder Is Announced (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 153 min.
Story: An unusual announcement in the newspaper leads the curious villagers to Miss Blacklock's home, where they become witnesses to a murder.
Style: realistic, mind bending, serious, twists and turns, clever ...
Plot: amateur detective, riddles and clues, miss marple, murder, hidden identity, uncover truth, mystery, crimes, who done it, law enforcement, murderer, cake ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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, psychological, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: amateur detective, murder, riddles and clues, estate, investigation, haunted by the past, mystery, crime, witnessing a crime, crimes, deadly, a vision ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: The Murder at the Vicarage (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Faced with two false confessions and numerous suspects after a despised civil magistrate is found shot in the local vicarage, Detective Inspector Slack reluctantly accepts help from Miss Marple.
Style: sexual, realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: amateur detective, village, church, murder, village life, who done it, riddles and clues, uncover truth, crimes, mystery, crime, law enforcement ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: realistic, suspenseful, talky, clever, serious ...
Plot: miss marple, investigation, murder, private detective, murder mystery, amateur detective, hotel, resort, law enforcement, deadly, mystery, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: The Moving Finger (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The residents of a quiet English village begin to receive nasty, threatening letters. The wife of the local vicar calls in her friend Miss Marple to investigate.
Style: serious, realistic, clever, suspenseful
Plot: amateur detective, village, siblings relations, mystery, crimes, village life, riddles and clues, uncover truth, law enforcement, who done it, cyanide, makeover ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: The Body in the Library (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Amateur detective Miss Jane Marple investigates the murder of a young woman whose body is found in the library at Gossington Hall, home of Colonel and Mrs. Arthur Bantry.
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: amateur detective, riddles and clues, uncover truth, crimes, mystery, law enforcement, who done it, investigation, missing child, murder mystery, murder investigation, maid ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, clever, cult film
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, investigation, murder, police investigation, strangulation, crimes, crime, dishonesty, uncover truth, train, law enforcement ...
Time: 1960s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Rosemary & Thyme (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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, clever, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating ...
Plot: countryside, riddles and clues, investigation, private detective, who done it, female detective, murder, amateur detective, fighting crime, gardener, murder investigation, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Framing (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A painter, believed to be dead, returns to make allegations that a gallery owner is selling counterfeits of his work. Later, the artist is murdered.
Style: realistic, clever, suspenseful, mind bending, rough ...
Plot: courtroom, who done it, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty, investigation, false accusation, legal, forgery, riddles and clues, artists and showbiz, mystery ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Garage Sale Mystery: All That Glitters (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jennifer Shannon (Lori Loughlin) has a gift for finding rare treasures hidden in garage sales that she can resell at her consignment store, Rags to Riches, and for get her involved in the criminal investigations that happen at the very second-hand ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: deadly, danger, investigation, police investigation, amateur detective, murder, who done it, crime, uncover truth, mystery, riddles and clues, crimes
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Fashion (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Della's friend is accused of murdering a rival fashion magazine editor.
Style: realistic, clever, suspenseful, mind bending, serious
Plot: courtroom, murder, against the odds, deadly, amateur detective, workplace, fashion, investigation, legal, false accusation, power relations, who done it ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Aurora Teagarden Mystery: A Bone to Pick (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A librarian with a sharp mind for murder, Aurora Teagarden is known around her small town as a master sleuth. When her friend Jane unexpectedly dies and leaves Aurora everything in her will, she also leaves a troubling murder mystery haunting her ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, disturbing
Plot: murder, amateur detective, mystery, uncover truth, danger, crimes, riddles and clues, small town, murder investigation, deadly, redheaded woman, pregnant woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Killer Kiss (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On the set of a popular daytime soap opera 'Mile High', actress Kris Buckner is being forced off by co-star Mark Stratton. When she says that she'll 'kill him before she leaves the show', she makes herself the prime suspect ...
Style: realistic, mind bending, serious, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, murder, amateur detective, legal, dishonesty, deadly, who done it, actor's life, crime, crimes, dedicated lawyer, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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: serious, mind bending, realistic, talky, stylized ...
Plot: amateur detective, ship, miss marple, investigation, murder, poison, snuff, private detective, who done it, dishonesty, mystery, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Caribbean Mystery (1983)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Drama
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: clever, suspenseful, talky, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, hotel, amateur detective, couple relations, riddles and clues, mystery, army investigation, crimes, partners against crime, crime, resort, couples ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: caribbean, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Mystery Woman: Mystery Weekend (2005)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: She's an avid mystery lover and bookseller, for whom crime has been comfortably confined to the pages of her favorite novels-until a real-life murder turns a weekend of fun and games into a chilling whodunit...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, uncover truth, mystery, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, frame up, false accusation, murder, crimes, riddles and clues, writer's life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Defiant Daughter (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman from Las Vegas wants Perry Mason to defend her father.
Style: realistic, clever, suspenseful, serious
Plot: courtroom, murder, law enforcement, deadly, investigation, false accusation, legal, rivalry, amateur detective, dishonesty, uncover truth, mind game ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Garage Sale Mystery: The Deadly Room (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A sleuthing garage sale maven suspects foul play when her friend dies in an old house with a cursed reputation. Even though police evidence - and even webcam footage of the death – point to natural causes – this mysterious death in a cursed” ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: crime, supportive spouse, riddles and clues, couple relations, danger, amateur detective, uncover truth, mystery, couples, deadly, murder, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Jonathan Creek (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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: riddles and clues, amateur detective, murder, prodigy, partners, crime, investigation, crimes, unlikely partners, partners against crime, wizards and magicians, imaginary ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, suspenseful, realistic, serious, witty
Plot: amateur detective, female detective, riddles and clues, murder, who done it, crime, elderly, writer's life, mystery writer, investigation, mystery, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: realistic, serious, mind bending, cynical, suspenseful ...
Plot: courtroom, murder, dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer, uncover truth, crimes, mystery, crime, legal investigation, protagonist as suspect, private detective, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Mystery Woman: Sing Me a Murder (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Murder is something to sing about when Mystery Woman Samantha Kinsey-an expert in pulp fiction, and increasingly proficient when it comes to real-life crime-untangles a record-breaking murder. Mystery Woman bookshop owner, Samantha Kinsey, has ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, mind bending
Plot: mystery, uncover truth, police investigation, amateur detective, haunted by the past, music band, who done it, private detective, dishonesty, deadly, murder, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Riddle (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A journalist investigates a series of murders that follows the discovery of an unpublished novel by Charles Dickens in the cellar of an old Thames-side-pub.
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: investigation, murder, crimes, riddles and clues, deadly, journalism, law enforcement, amateur detective, psychological thriller, police inspector, pub, policewoman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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