Movies like The Door with Seven Locks

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The Door with Seven Locks (1962)
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The Door with Seven Locks (1962)
Original name: Edgar Wallace: Die Tür mit den sieben Schlössern
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A rich man bequeaths seven keys to seven of his friends, but only one will unlock the door to untold wealth.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, snake, kidnapping, murder, castle, lobotomy, secret passageway, locked door, mad doctor, key, multiple murder, secret passage
Place: scotland yard

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Most similar movies to The Door with Seven Locks

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspenseful, slasher and rough films with plots about murder, serial killer, police detective, psychopath, death, investigation and danger mostly in Thriller, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Door with Seven Locks: The Squeaker (1963), The Indian Scarf (1963), The Mysterious Magician (1964), Dead Eyes of London (1961), Creature with the Blue Hand (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Squeaker (1963)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Scotland Yard investigates a series of murders where the victims have died by snake venom poisoning.
Plot: suicide of husband, crime investigation, tiger, snake, blackmail, poison, police detective, murder, reporter, animal bite, blowgun
Place: scotland yard, london
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95%
The Monster of Blackwood Castle (1968)
Genre: Horror, Crime
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Scotland Yard must discover why people are being murdered by a monstrous dog at Blackwood Castle.
Style: slasher
Plot: swamp, killer dog, fog, murder, death of father, sexism, heiress, castle, jewel theft, private investigator, estranged father, hidden treasure ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Strangler of Blackmoor Castle (1963)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A strangler is loose on a British estate, and he not only strangles his victims but brands an "M" onto their foreheads before he decapitates them.
Plot: male female relationship, serial killer, estate, evil man, castle, dark secret, old dark house, murder, police detective, underground, masked killer, scot ...
Place: scotland yard, london
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52%
The Indian Scarf (1963)
Genre: Drama, Crime
Country: West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a wealthy man dies, his avaricious relatives look forward to inheriting all his money. However, he leaves a provision in his will that they all must spend a week together in his castle before they will be able to inherit anything. At the castle ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: death, murder, last will and testament, serial killer, isolated place, strangled to death, whodunit, castle, pianist, scarf, will
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Mysterious Magician (1964)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The sister of a famous, but as yet uncaught, criminal named The Hexer is murdered. Inspector Higgins of Scotland Yard believes that The Hexer will surface to take his revenge on his sister's killers, and plans to set a trap to finally capture ...
Plot: clerk, inspector, crime investigation, submarine, mastermind, crooked lawyer, criminal gang, criminal, german shepherd, police, vigilantism, revenge ...
Place: australia, britain, united kingdom, england, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Dead Eyes of London (1961)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A disfigured killer with glazed-over white eyes is doing the dirty work so that an insurance agent-doctor can get the victims' insurance money.
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, psychopath, mystery, law enforcement, crimes, amateur detective, dishonesty, clergy, investigation, criminal heroes, who done it, riddles and clues ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london, britain, united kingdom, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Creature with the Blue Hand (1967)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Scotland Yard is after a homicidal maniac called The Blue Hand, which is what he uses to kill his victims.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: murder, twins, mental institution, psychopath, graphic violence, serial killer, intrigue, rivalry, mystery, supernatural, mentally unstable, crimes ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Sinister Monk (1965)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A hooded serial killer finds a novel way to murder his victims--he lashes them to death with a whip. The police try to track him down before any more murders occur.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: serial killer, trapdoor, wrongful imprisonment, monk, cousin cousin relationship, helicopter, white slavery, last will and testament, boarding school, kidnapping, acid, girls' school ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Reaper (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Horror novelist Luke Sinclair retreats to a small town to finish writing his latest book. A young woman is murdered in the woods nearby, in circumstances similar to those in his bestselling novel, "Reaper". Faced with increasing pressure ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, sexual murder, alcohol abuse, investigation, motel, writer's block, sheriff
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Phantom of Sojo (1964)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A masked killer is stalking and killing Londoners outside a nightclub.
Style: art house, psychotronic
Plot: murder, insurance fraud, writers, prostitution, murder mystery, female nudity, sister sister relationship, female killer, serial killer, blackmail, strip club, cult ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Zombie Walks (1968)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A serial killer who calls himself "The Laughing Corpse" dresses up in a skeleton costume and kills his victims with a poison-filled scorpion-shaped ring.
Plot: serial killer, funeral, police investigation, dead brother, evil laugh
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36%
The Hunchback of Soho (1966)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A woman is kidnapped and her identity is stolen by criminals attempting to collect her inheritance.
Plot: women in prison, police officer, police, policewoman, illegal gambling, evil priest, strangulation, hunchback, reverend, murder, fake priest, world war two veteran ...
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Corpse Packs His Bags (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Spain, UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A London slasher pack the suitcases of his victims before stabbing them to death in this adaptation of Edgar Wallace's 'Secret of the Black Suitcases.'
Plot: serial killer, dead woman, murder, car, kidnapping, interrogation, photographer, knife thrower, inspector, murder of a woman, death of protagonist, mirror ...
Place: london, britain, united kingdom, england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Puzzle of the Red Orchid (1962)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Rival gangsters from Chicago move to London and attempt to extort money from rich Britons.
Plot: inspector, clerk, stabbed in the back, extortion, car bomb, heiress, american abroad, organized crime, blackmail, throat slitting, machine gun, will ...
Place: scotland yard, chicago illinois, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Blood Fiend (1967)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Theatre of Death in Paris specialises in horror presentations. A police surgeon finds himself becoming involved in the place through his attraction to one of the performers. When bloodless bodies start showing up all over town he realises there ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: siamese cat, theater, costume party, hypnosis, secret passageway, serial killer, morgue, vampire, murder, fortune teller, painting, belly dancing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Lady in Red Kills Seven Times (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, Monaco
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film starts out incredibly in a beautiful Gothic castle in Germany. As little girls, Kitty Wildenbrück and her sister Evelyn have been fighting when their grandfather tells them the story behind an incredibly uncanny painting: Legend has it ...
Style: rough, suspense, suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, whodunit, death, female psychopath, mercilessness, brutality, sadism, violence, insanity, evil, cruelty ...
Place: germany, west germany, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Mad Executioners (1963)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of hooded vigilantes hang wrong-doers with a subplot about another murderer. Surprise ending.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: vigilante, hanging, amusement park, serial murder, serial killer, mad scientist, evil man, rape, murder, death, hit by a train, drugged drink
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Hatter's Ghost (1982)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A hatter in a provincial town (Michel Serrault) leads the life of a respectable citizen but is in fact a serial murderer. The only person to suspect this is his neighbour the tailor (Charles Asnavour).
Plot: serial killer, police detective, card playing, death, small town, cafe, strangulation, neighbor, psychopath, murder, doctor, husband wife relationship ...
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Bloody Slaying of Sarah Ridelander (1973)
Genre: Thriller, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A serial killer murders a businessman's wife, then blackmails the man into procuring young girls for him to murder. The businessman hires a gang of renegade motor-cyclists to kidnap girls for him.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, blackmail, motorcycle gang, murder, contract killing, biker, hitman, abduction, violence, kidnapping, serial murder, exploitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Slaughter of the Innocents (1993)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A seasoned FBI Agent's child-genius son assists him on catching a child-killer, a schizophrenic mohab nut who believes he's been chosen by god to be a new Noah.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, kidnapping, fbi, crimes, investigation, law enforcement, parents and children, child in peril, hotshot hero, psychopath, who done it ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Evil Judgment (1984)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A girl starts her own investigation after the police fail to catch a local serial killer.
Style: slasher
Plot: murder, serial killer, stalker, maniac, investigation, violence, corruption, country, justice, mansion
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Night Visions (1990)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stubborn detective Tom Mackey, assigned to a Los Angeles murder case involving a couple of serial killings, gets increasingly frustrated with the dead end leads he's following and the lack of appreciation he gets from his chief, police captain ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, police, police captain, murder, police detective, psychic power, psychic, falling to death, team up
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Inn on the River (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A serial killer named The Shark is terrorizing London by killing his victims with a speargun and then, dressed in a scruba-diver's wetsuit, using the city's sewer tunnels to make his getaway.
Plot: river, smuggling, smuggler, scuba diver, murder, harpoon
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Room of Death (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: While on a joyride with the headlights turned off, two men hit and kill another man carrying a satchel full of money. The two men decide to take the money and throw the body into a pond and bury the money in a coal hill. The next morning the police ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, enigmatic, disturbing, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, haunted by the past, maniac, serial killer, mystery, crimes, confined, police investigation, missing person, murder, psychopath, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Room 13 (1964)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany, Denmark, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A serial-killer is murdering the ladies of a night club. Detective Gray is seeking for the killer but can only find a lot of gangsters. And the killer is about to act again...
Plot: serial killer, nightclub, murder, private investigator, striptease, stripper, mistress, train robbery, female serial killer, suicide of mother, blackmail, bare breasts ...
Place: scotland yard
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24%
The Limehouse Golem (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A series of murders has shaken the community to the point where people believe that only a legendary creature from dark times – the mythical Golem – must be responsible.
Style: gothic, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: investigation, murder, serial killer, murder trial, hanging, police inspector, death sentence, confession, court, courtroom, playwright, jealousy ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s, 1870s
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
A Killer in Prague (2012)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The little town of Petrovice has been terrorized by a serial killer who is murdering the students of the local school. The police are searching for the killer, but cannot find any lead. There is every indication that the masked murderer has been ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, suspense, serious, slasher ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, murder, police interrogation, masked killer, group of friends, psychopath, teenager, friendship, violence, phone terror, mystery killer, stabbed in the back ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Terror of Doctor Mabuse (1962)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: hypnosis, gang, criminal, psychiatric ward, police, secret identity, male female relationship, psychiatrist, car chase, gangsters, master criminal, mental institution ...
Time: 60s, year 1962
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Francesca (2015)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Argentina
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Two detectives must catch a serial killer, but their only chance to find him, is to solve the case of missing girl who disappeared 15 years ago.
Style: tense, psychotronic, scary, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: whodunit, family secret, female serial killer, serial killer, investigation, mystery killer, serial murder, kidnapping, vengeance, chase, violence, escapades ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Psycho-Circus (1966)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A circus becomes the location for stolen loot and murder.
Style: serious, realistic, scary, mind bending, rough ...
Plot: circus, murder, manhunt, stash, graphic violence, journalism, on the run, law enforcement, police investigation, gang, private detective, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%