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Seven Dials Mystery (1981)
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Seven Dials Mystery (1981)
Original name: Agatha Christie's Seven Dials Mystery
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When two mysterious deaths mar an otherwise pleasant weekend in the English countryside, unflappable flapper Lady Eileen Brent (Cheryl Campbell) teams up with the dashing Jimmy Thesinger (James Warwick) to solve the dastardly deeds. Their sleuthing leads them into a world of espionage and international intrigue as they discover a secret society known as "The Seven Dials" and the attempted theft of top-secret government documents.
Style: tense, clever, mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: estate, espionage, crimes, riddles and clues, investigation, conspiracy, crime, mystery, private detective, intrigue, murder, danger, amateur detective, who done it, dishonesty, secret identity, countryside, deadly, partners against crime, murder mystery, agatha christie, secret society, whodunit, marriage proposal, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: england, europe

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Most similar movies to Seven Dials Mystery

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and mind bending films with plots about mystery, murder, deadly, crimes, investigation, who done it and crime mostly in Mystery, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Seven Dials Mystery: The Man in the Brown Suit (1989), Why Didn't They Ask Evans? (1980), No One Sleeps (2000), Ordeal by Innocence (1984), The Bullet Vanishes (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: suspenseful, mind bending, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, mystery, crimes, adventurer, riddles and clues, who done it, cruise, stash, criminal heroes, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: south africa, egypt, london, england, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Why Didn't They Ask Evans? (1980)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: This intriguing story is set in the 1930s at a country house, where two amateur sleuths, Bobby Jones and Lady Frankie Derwent, try to unravel the mystery behind a tale of murder, suspense and false identities. And the only clues the two have to go ...
Plot: murder mystery, screaming, cemetery, poison, drug addict, falling to death, suicide, priest, estate, impersonation, retirement home, car accident ...
Time: 1930s
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 258
No One Sleeps (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 108 min.
Story: San Francisco is preparing for the premiere of a new staging of the Puccini opera, Turandot. The passionate story of the Chinese princess Turandot, and the mysterious three riddles which are the key to her heart, are on the lips of opera buffs ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: conspiracy, riddles and clues, investigation, amateur detective, psychopath, terminal illness, life is a bitch, deadly, mystery, crimes, danger, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 70s
Place: san francisco, usa, east germany, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ordeal by Innocence (1984)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Arthur Calgary visits the Argyle family to return an address book lost some time ago by Jack Argyle, only to find out that Jack has been executed for the murder of his mother. Calgary can prove that Jack was innocent. In spite of opposition from ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, uncover truth, mystery, false accusation, frame up, death row, injustice, law enforcement, legal, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: england, antarctica, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: suspenseful, clever, mind bending, serious, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, train, murder, private detective, riddles and clues, crime, who done it, mystery, partners against crime, deadly, miss marple, murder investigation ...
Time: 50s, year 1957, 1950s
Place: europe, england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Bullet Vanishes (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: One rainy night in an arms factory near Shanghai, a young female worker accused of stealing a box of bullets from the ruthless Boss Ding (Liu Kai Chi) is violently killed in a game of Russian roulette. Half a month later, a series of inexplicable ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, stylized, serious ...
Plot: gangsters, police investigation, mystery, who done it, dishonesty, murder, danger, law enforcement, crimes, partners, conspiracy, riddles and clues ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: investigation, riddles and clues, uncover truth, who done it, murder, palaces castles and temples, amateur detective, deadly, crimes, protagonist as suspect, serial killer, mystery ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: murder, amateur sleuth, uncover truth, partners against crime, mind game, mystery, investigation, deadly, crimes, amateur detective, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 1870s
Place: europe, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Dead Man's Folly (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 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, clever ...
Plot: private detective, murder mystery, riddles and clues, murder, investigation, mystery, crimes, crime, dishonesty, deadly, multiple suspects, estate ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 935
Sherlock (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: serious, clever, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: drug dealing, murder, sherlock holmes, mind game, private detective, investigation, riddles and clues, mystery, rivalry, obsessive quest, partners against crime, ego clash ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, victorian era
Place: london, england, europe, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 329
The Pale Horse (1997)
Genre: Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Writer Mark Easterbrook has a vested interest in solving the murder of a priest. That's because Mark himself is under suspicion. But to save his reputation and put the real killer behind bars, he'll have to go through a mysterious list of ...
Style: tense, mind bending, talky, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, righting the wronged, investigation, danger, race against time, riddles and clues, false accusation, who done it, amateur detective, crimes, witnessing a crime, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: talky, tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, miss marple, investigation, murder, charity, horse riding, eavesdropping, heart attack, last will and testament, false accusation, who done it ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Unpleasantness at the Bellona Club (1972)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
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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: suspenseful, talky, stylized, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: amateur detective, murder, crimes, dishonesty, golden years, estate, betrayal, deadly, manipulations, investigation, who done it, manipulation ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 780
Fade to Black (2006)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Italy, Serbia
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Still reeling from the painful breakup of his marriage to screen siren Rita Hayworth, iconic filmmaker Orson Welles (Danny Huston) makes his way to Rome, where he gets pulled into a tangled political plot involving murder and mysterious motives. A ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, mind bending
Plot: murder, mystery, starting over, investigation, showbiz, life is a bitch, danger, deadly, filmmaking, private detective, manipulations, dishonesty ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: atmospheric, scary, mind bending, tense, serious ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, investigation, murder, mysterious character, private detective, deadly, danger, partners against crime, deadly creature, supernatural, crimes, nosy ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Agatha (1979)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In real life, mystery writer Agatha Christie disappeared for 11 days in December 1926. To this day, no one knows the details of what she did during that time. The film gives a fictional account of Christie's time away, showing her as a woman ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, realistic, serious, factual ...
Plot: disappearance, missing person, writer's life, investigation, murder, private detective, crimes, mystery, uncover truth, historical figure, electric chair, mystery writer ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, mind bending, contemplative ...
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, riddles and clues, murder, hotel, crime, crimes, friendship, golden years, deadly, mystery, adult virgin ...
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ 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: private detective, murder mystery, investigation, murder, amateur detective, serial killer, movie star, crime, unlikely criminals, crimes, haunted by the past, actor's life ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1953, 1950s, 1930s
Place: england, scotland, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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 ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, clever, cult film
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, murder, investigation, police investigation, strangulation, uncover truth, dishonesty, crimes, crime, train, woman in danger ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, miss marple, murder mystery, artists and showbiz, investigation, deadly, amateur detective, beach, poisoning, who done it, destiny ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Arabesque (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Story of international intrigue involving a university professor, an Arab prime minister, a ruthless businessman, a beautiful spy, and hieroglyphics.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, talky, twists and turns ...
Plot: espionage, murder, gangsters, spy, political intrigue, professor, danger, dishonesty, intrigue, politics, investigation, justice ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
Place: england, london, europe, oxford university, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Murder of Quality (1991)
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: mind bending, clever, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: boarding school, murder, legal investigation, gays and lesbians, crimes, golden years, uncover truth, dishonesty, life is a bitch, mystery, school, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, miss marple, murder, riddles and clues, uncover truth, who done it, law enforcement, mystery, poison
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, enigmatic, realistic
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, uncover truth, investigation, mystery, riddles and clues, partners against crime, danger, crimes, escapades, partners, murder ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, victorian england, victorian era
Place: london, europe, england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Hound of the Baskervilles (1983)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes comes to the aid of his friend Henry Baskerville, who is under a family curse and menaced by a demonic dog that prowls the bogs near his estate and murders people.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, serious, psychotronic
Plot: investigation, undercover, private detective, ghost, swamp, sherlock holmes, supernatural ability, mind game, crime, rivalry, mysterious character, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Lady Vanishes (2013)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Beautiful and wealthy young socialite Iris Carr is used to being at the heart of her social group, but when her friends' raucous and unsociable behaviour escalates whilst on holiday in the Balkans she resolves to seek out some tranquillity and ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, twists and turns, serious, psychological ...
Plot: missing person, investigation, amateur detective, fall in love, danger, mysterious character, crimes, dishonesty, mystery, mind game, female protagonist, love and romance ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The List of Adrian Messenger (1963)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
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, realistic, enigmatic, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: murder, investigation, serial killer, british intelligence, danger, mystery, crime, hidden identity, crimes, plane crash, disguise, airport ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, burma
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Mystery of Sintra (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Portugal, Brazil
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Summer of 1870. Two writers, Eça de Queiroz and Ramalho Ortigão, decide to write a four-handed whodunit for the daily "Diário de Notícias". Could it be that the story they wrote as fiction is based on a real case? This question fuels ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, clever, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: mystery, writer's life, uncover truth, reluctant partners, crimes, artists and showbiz, partners, journalism, mind game, deadly, rivalry, who done it ...
Time: 19th century
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Sherlock Holmes and the Masks of Death (1984)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Holmes (Peter Cushing) and Dr. Watson (John Mills) ponder cases in which the victims seem to have been scared to death.
Style: scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: investigation, private detective, kidnapping, murder, rivalry, aging, amateur detective, mystery, crime, law enforcement, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: london, europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Hands of a Murderer (1990)
Genre: Mystery, Action, Adventure
Country: 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: suspenseful, stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: partners against crime, adventure, deadly, chase, espionage, undercover, conspiracy, working undercover, who done it, chaos and mayhem, kidnapping, riddles and clues ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%