Movies like Sherlock Holmes 2010

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Sherlock Holmes (2010)
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Sherlock Holmes (2010)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Watson are on the trail of a criminal and scientific mastermind who seems to control monsters and creations which defy belief.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, thought provoking, visually appealing, twists and turns, suspense, romantic, intense, serious ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: prodigy, sherlock holmes, adventure, investigation, uncover truth, crimes, private detective, deadly creature, riddles and clues, master criminal, escapades, vengeance, rivalry, partners, police investigation, adaptation, transformation, conspiracy, heroes, friends, mystery, who done it, hotshot hero, power relations, dinosaur ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1800s
Place: england, london, europe

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Most similar movies to Sherlock Holmes

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, exciting and suspense films with plots about danger, deadly, investigation, crimes, murder, mystery and chases and races mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Sherlock Holmes: Sherlock (2010), The Hound of the Baskervilles (2000), Unforgettable (1996), Hands of a Murderer (1990), The Hound of the Baskervilles (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sherlock (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
Story: A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.
Style: clever, captivating, witty, serious, mind bending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: investigation, private detective, mind game, riddles and clues, sherlock holmes, prodigy, genius, mastermind, british, intelligence, murder mystery, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: london, england, europe, scotland yard
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86%
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Sherlock Holmes (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Australia
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Eccentric consulting detective, Sherlock Holmes and Doctor John Watson battle to bring down a new nemesis and unravel a deadly plot that could destroy England.
Style: clever, captivating, exciting, witty, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: riddles and clues, intelligence, sherlock holmes, steampunk, investigation, private detective, prodigy, master criminal, adventure, partners, talented, clue ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1890s
Place: england, london, europe, tower bridge london, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Case of the Whitechapel Vampire (2002)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The scene of the crime is Whitechapel, the same London district notorious for the recent attacks of Jack the Ripper. Three monks are found dead, the apparent victims of a vampire - now, someone else is out for blood. Or is it something else? As ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, realistic
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, uncover truth, mystery, investigation, riddles and clues, curse, crimes, partners against crime, escapades, partners, murder ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: london, europe, england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Hound of the Baskervilles (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The mysterious death of Sir Charles Baskerville is blamed on a longstanding curse that has followed the Baskerville family for two hundred years. Enigmatic sleuth Sherlock Holmes is on the case to uncover the truth about a monstrous, supernatural ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, suspense, mind bending ...
Plot: curse, sherlock holmes, private detective, investigation, mysterious character, uncover truth, mystery, beast, murder, swamp, supernatural, track down ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Unforgettable (1996)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Ray Liotta stars as a medical examiner who has been acquitted for his wife's murder but many still question his innocence. Obsessed with finding his wife's killer, a possible solution presents itself in an experimental serum designed by a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, memory, police investigation, mystery, investigation, serial killer, experiment, false accusation, race against time, uncover truth, crimes, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Hands of a Murderer (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Action, Adventure
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sherlock Holme must track down his nemesis Professor Moriarty after the villain kidnaps Holme's brother Mycroft. The evil doctor is forcing his captive to decode highly classified military documents.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: conspiracy, mind game, crimes, adventure, undercover, mystery, criminal heroes, chase, law enforcement, espionage, partners, investigation ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Hound of the Baskervilles (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are called in to unravel a mysterious curse that has plagued the Baskerville family for generations. When Sir Charles Baskerville is found dead, his heir, Sir Henry, begs Holmes to save him from the terrifying ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, mind bending, tense, serious ...
Plot: murder, sherlock holmes, investigation, nosy, curses spells and rituals, crimes, supernatural, private detective, deadly creature, mysterious character, partners against crime, crime solving ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
MacGyver: Trail to Doomsday (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A close friend of MacGyver is murdered. In searching for a reason for this assassination MacGyver discovers a secret nuclear weapons plant right in the center of Britain.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, adventure, crimes, heroes, escapades, nuclear threat, bomb, murder, nuclear bomb, secret agents, terrorism, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: england, london, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Boys from Brazil (1978)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Nazi hunter Ezra Lieberman discovers a sinister and bizarre plot to rekindle the Third Reich.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, intense, exciting ...
Plot: nazi hunter, nazi, chase, jungle, genetic engineering, cloning, investigation, obsession, conspiracy, against humanity, manhunt, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: paraguay, latin america, europe, usa, pennsylvania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Circle of Eight (2009)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jessica moves into a loft on the eighth floor of a Los Angeles apartment building called The Dante. The other tenants all seem friendly at first, but when she starts witnessing horrible deaths, she must team up with her neighbor Evan (Doom) to solve ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, exciting ...
Plot: mystery, uncover truth, investigation, crimes, mysterious character, riddles and clues, fear, supernatural, brutality, life is a bitch, ghost, haunted house ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Shadow in the North (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an elderly client loses a fortune on an investment, fearless Sally Lockhart will stop at nothing to rectify the situation — even if it means risking everything important to her in the process. As Sally sorts out the threads of the mystery — ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: victorian england, murder, amateur sleuth, uncover truth, partners against crime, mind game, mystery, investigation, dishonesty, partners, friends, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Murder by Decree (1979)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes is drawn into the case of Jack the Ripper who is killing prostitutes in London's East End. Assisted by Dr. Watson, and using information provided by a renowned psychic, Robert Lees, Holmes finds that the murders may have its ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, disturbing, serious, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: jack the ripper, serial killer, murder, mystery, crimes, conspiracy, sherlock holmes, track down, woman in danger, who done it, private detective, good versus evil ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1880s, 70s, 1930s
Place: england, london, europe, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Young Sherlock Holmes (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson meet as boys in an English Boarding school. Holmes is known for his deductive ability even as a youth, amazing his classmates with his abilities. When they discover a plot to murder a series of British business men by ...
Style: clever, suspenseful, stylized, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: murder, friendship, investigation, private detective, amateur detective, adventure, mystery, sherlock holmes, teenage life, riddles and clues, who done it, friends ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s, 80s, future
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Sign of Four (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Mary Morstan has received a pearl in the post every year since her father's disappearance; this leads Holmes and Watson to the truth about a secret pact between four convicts during the Indian Rebellion of 1857.
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: private detective, doctor, river, chase, mystery, adventure, crimes, treasure, treasure chest, investigation, rivalry, ego clash ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, india, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Sherlock: Case of Evil (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Early in his crime-solving career, Sherlock Holmes attempts to prevent Moriarty from cornering the heroin market.
Style: mind bending, clever, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: sherlock holmes, murder, drug dealing, investigation, private detective, mind game, riddles and clues, crimes, rivalry, mystery, partners against crime, law enforcement ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, serious, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, murder, sherlock holmes, investigation, mastermind, mystery, who done it, prodigy, crimes, life is a bitch, hotshot hero, lookalikes ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.2
 35K
The Arrival (1996)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Zane Ziminski is an astrophysicist who receives a message that seems to have extraterrestrial origins. Eerily soon after his discovery, Zane is fired. He then embarks on a search to determine the origins of the transmission that leads him into a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, alien invasion, extraterrestrial, space and aliens, conspiracy, astronomer, alien encounter, investigation, global warming, world domination, heroic mission, supernatural ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Da Vinci Treasure (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An anthropologist must unlock the code hidden in the works of Leonardo Da Vinci in order to find the greatest treasure ever, one that could change Christianity forever.
Style: serious, suspenseful, enigmatic, disturbing
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, uncover truth, riddles and clues, investigation, rivalry, escapades, cardinal the priest, leonardo da vinci, murder, cave, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: italy, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Paycheck (2003)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Michael Jennings is a genius who's hired – and paid handsomely – by high-tech firms to work on highly sensitive projects, after which his short-term memory is erased so he's incapable of breaching security. But at the end of a ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: memory loss, cyberpunk, frame up, time travel, changing the past or future, amnesia, time machine, chase, betrayal, technology, mystery, lottery ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Descent Into Darkness (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Deep in the Mariana Sea Trench, a corporate underwater mining complex has been built - an industrial Atlantis. When an accident in a dry-dock chamber kills several miners an investigator is sent to find the cause and immediately finds out that it ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, psychological, scary ...
Plot: adventure, uncover truth, investigation, life is a bitch, law enforcement, rescue, crimes, escapades, mining, submarine, heroes, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.4
 424
Chrome Angels (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Welcome to Elliotsville. It’s like your typical American small town, except the residents are kinda robots. Okay, they’re not so much kinda, they’re pretty much robots. So what happens when you take that set-up and add a gang of sexy female ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: androids and robots, gang, rescue, rivalry, small town, crimes, chase, chaos, adventure, conspiracy, biker, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.6
 1K
Grendel (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: King Higlack of the Gauths entrusts prince Finn and a fire ball weapon to his champion, slayer Beowulf. They lead twelve men on a mission to help king Hrothgar of the Danes, whose once glorious realm is terrorized by the undefeated monster Grendel. ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: viking, vengeance, adventure, good versus evil, rivalry, heroes, imaginary kingdom, escapades, legends and myths, deadly creature, graphic violence, fight ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.0
 106K
The X Files (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Mulder and Scully, now taken off the FBI's X Files cases, must find a way to fight the shadowy elements of the government to find out the truth about a conspiracy that might mean the alien colonization of Earth.
Style: suspense, twists and turns, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ufo, first contact, alien, evil alien, conspiracy, fbi, mystery, government agency, investigation, paranoia, special agents, conspiracy theory ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, prehistory, future, prehistoric times
Place: antarctica, london, texas, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Private Eyes (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Don Knotts and Tim Conway star in The Private Eyes, a 1980 comedy about two bumbling detectives solving a murder. It's an impressively incompetent affair. Every ancient joke falls with a muffled thud as Knotts and Conway ham their way through ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, heiress, investigation, mystery, ghost, police investigation, supernatural, chase, riddles and clues, friendship, who done it, police detective ...
Time: 80s
Place: scotland, europe, england, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Jonathan Ecks, an FBI agent, realizes that he must join with his lifelong enemy, Agent Sever, a rogue DIA agent with whom he is in mortal combat, in order to defeat a common enemy. That enemy has developed a "micro-device" that can be ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: femme fatale, assassination, government agency, vengeance, tough heroes, manhunt, special agents, martial arts, gunfight, fight, swat team, sniper ...
Time: contemporary
Place: vancouver
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Face of Fu Manchu (1965)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Grisly strangulations in London alert Nayland Smith of Scotland Yard to the possibility that fiendish Fu Manchu may not after all be dead, even though Smith witnessed his execution. A killer spray made from Tibetan berries seems to be involved and ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: master criminal, terrorism, riddles and clues, escapades, crimes, heroes, rivalry, kidnapping, faked death, disorder, uninhibited rivalry, undercover ...
Time: 60s
Place: scotland yard, england, london, europe, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.5
 534
Project X (1968)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A spy is brought back from cryogenic suspension after being almost killed in a plane crash returning from a mission to learn about a deadly new weapon being developed in the East. But the vital memories are being suppressed, so the authorities use ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: spy, double agent, bio weapon, disorder, undercover, secret agents, government agency, escapades, heroes, race against time, espionage, dishonesty ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Grand Tour: Disaster in Time (1991)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Before they can complete renovations on their new inn, Widower (Ben Wilson) and daughter (Hillary) are visited by a woman seeking immediate lodging for her strange group of travellers. Why they won't stay at the hotel in town is just the first ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, race against time, small town, disaster, evil alien, heroes, space and aliens, adventure, single parent, rescue, hotel, small town life ...
Time: future
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
 28K
The Relic (1997)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A researcher at Chicago's Natural History Museum returns from South America with some crates containing his findings. When the crates arrive at the museum without the owner there appears to be very little inside. However, police discover ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, tense, macabre ...
Plot: monster, human versus monster, beast, museum, police investigation, deadly creature, anthropologist, supernatural, survival, ship, swat team, corpse ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Andromeda Strain (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When virtually all of the residents of Piedmont, New Mexico, are found dead after the return to Earth of a space satellite, the head of the US Air Force's Project Scoop declares an emergency. A group of eminent scientists led by Dr. Jeremy ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, laboratory, science, disaster, race against time, survival, heroic mission, deadly virus, cure, life is a bitch, small town, research ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 50s, future
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%