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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: mind bending, clever, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: amateur detective, mysticism, murder, mystery, who done it, law enforcement, uncover truth, riddles and clues, poison, miss marple, agatha christie
Place: england, europe

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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 realistic, suspenseful, serious and mind bending films with plots about mystery, murder, amateur detective, crimes, who done it, deadly and riddles and clues mostly in Crime, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Pocket Full of Rye: Agatha Christie's Marple (2004), Father Brown (2013), Murder, She Wrote (1984), Murder She Said (1961), Murder Ahoy (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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%
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Father Brown (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
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: captivating, serious, intellectual, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: who done it, murder, clergy, amateur detective, investigation, uncover truth, riddles and clues, priest, law enforcement, friendship, church, social relations ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: england, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, private detective, amateur detective, riddles and clues, police investigation, rivalry, law enforcement, uncover truth, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, undercover, letter ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: crimes, mystery, amateur detective, law enforcement, poisoning, riddles and clues, who done it, uncover truth, father son relationship, psychiatrist, rehabilitation, poison ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: private detective, riddles and clues, amateur detective, sarcophagus, mysticism, murder, train, murder investigation, mystery, partners against crime, who done it, inheritance ...
Time: year 1957, 50s
Place: england, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Murder Is Announced (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 153 min.
TV show
Story: An unusual announcement in the newspaper leads the curious villagers to Miss Blacklock's home, where they become witnesses to a murder.
Style: mind bending, realistic, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: amateur detective, riddles and clues, inheritance, strangulation, birthday, sister, impersonation, mysticism, murder mystery, murder, crimes, law enforcement ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ 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 ⇓
42%
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: serious, clever, captivating, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, riddles and clues, hotel, crimes, friendship, amateur detective, mysticism, murder, golden years, mystery, who done it, adult virgin ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: serious, realistic, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: investigation, riddles and clues, amateur detective, mysticism, estate, murder, mystery, witnessing a crime, crimes, a vision, haunted by the past, jealousy ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: sexy, mind bending, serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: poacher, church, amateur detective, murder, village, crimes, mystery, law enforcement, dishonesty, riddles and clues, uncover truth, who done it ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Murder, She Wrote (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: An unassuming mystery writer turned sleuth uses her professional insight to help solve real-life homicide cases.
Style: clever, suspenseful, witty, realistic, serious
Plot: who done it, female detective, investigation, murder, writers, mystery, riddles and clues, elderly, amateur detective, crimes, trap, writer's life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: usa, maine, new york
⇓ 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: serious, realistic, mind bending, talky, clever ...
Plot: murder mystery, private detective, murder, investigation, forensics, hotel, resort, amateur detective, vacation, caribbean sea, riddles and clues, who done it ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: The Moving Finger (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 102 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, clever
Plot: amateur detective, mysticism, village, who done it, siblings relations, riddles and clues, village life, uncover truth, mystery, law enforcement, crimes, sister ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: The Body in the Library (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 156 min.
TV show
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: serious, realistic, mind bending, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: riddles and clues, amateur detective, murder mystery, library, father in law, mysticism, murder investigation, investigation, crimes, law enforcement, mystery, uncover truth ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 ⇓
29%
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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: slasher, feminist film, twists and turns, realistic, serious ...
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, murder mystery, ship, poison, spy, sherlock holmes, mysticism, sea, murder, investigation, captain ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, female detective, riddles and clues, murder, investigation, private detective, gardener, friendship, murder investigation, partners against crime, amateur detective ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: serious, realistic, mind bending, clever, suspenseful
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, murder, intelligence agency, private investigator, crimes, investigation, workplace, legal, dedicated lawyer, obsessive quest, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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: mind bending, realistic, rough, clever, serious ...
Plot: courtroom, intelligence agency, lawyer, flirting, performer's life, who done it, mystery, dedicated lawyer, amateur detective, artists and showbiz, courtroom drama, riddles and clues ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: amateur detective, hotel, murder, murder mystery, psychopath, couples, private detective, crimes, law enforcement, army investigation, serial killer, aging ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: caribbean, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, clever
Plot: courtroom, murder, intelligence agency, lawyer, life is a bitch, dedicated lawyer, rivalry, crimes, legal, uncover truth, investigation, mind game ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: slasher, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, talky ...
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, whodunit, last will and testament, horse riding, heart attack, murder, murder mystery, impersonation, cat, painting, companion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, serious, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, murder, intelligence agency, dishonesty, dedicated lawyer, crimes, amateur detective, legal, actor's life, artists and showbiz, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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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: cynical, clever, serious, talky, suspenseful ...
Plot: courtroom, murder, lawyer, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement, courtroom drama, righting the wronged, mystery, who done it, crimes, hotshot lawyer, legal investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club (1972)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: When one of the more venerable members of the Bellona Club passes away in the reading room, Lord Peter Wimsey is brought in to determine the time of death for testamentary purposes. But the more he investigates, the more complicated things seem.
Style: witty, realistic, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, manipulation, estate, investigation, betrayal, who done it, society, golden years, dishonesty, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 1920s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Prime Suspect: The Scent of Darkness (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: From IMDB: A series of brutal sex murders disturbingly similar to the pattern of Superintendent Jane Tennison's first major case leads to the awful suggestion that she may have caught the wrong man the first time.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological, rough
Plot: whodunit, murder, false accusation, kidnapping, serial killer, retirement home, wannabe, missing person, dangerous attraction, who done it, mystery, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Poisoned Pen (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The chief suspects in the murder of an author are the numerous colleagues whom he continuously plagiarized.
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, murder, writers, intelligence agency, lawyer, power relations, writer's life, private detective, mystery, law enforcement, crimes, uncover truth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: tense, mind bending, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: mysticism, murder, graphic violence, manipulation, ocean, police detective, army investigation, private detective, stalking, law enforcement, amateur detective, mystery ...
Time: 90s
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Death in Holy Orders (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: New Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgleish is asked to have a second look at the death of Ronald Treeves, a student at St. Anselm's seminary.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, mind bending
Plot: murder, riddles and clues, mystery, private detective, amateur detective, investigation, who done it, clergy, society, law enforcement, crimes, religions or cults ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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 ⇓
21%