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Maigret Sees Red (1963)
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Maigret Sees Red (1963)
Original name: Maigret voit rouge
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gangsters from the United States try to kill a key government witness whose testimony could help land an influential mobster in jail. It's up to detective Maigret to deal with the FBI and a series of underworld figures to save the life of the witness...
Style: suspense
Plot: gangsters, fight, police officer, police, kidnapping, murder, doctor, hotel, golf, bowling, organized crime, waiter, beer, american, bicycle, wiretap, deal, pharmacist, interrogation, corpse, witness, police inspector, hotel room, police investigation, ex boxer ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: paris france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about police, murder, police officer, crimes, law enforcement, gangsters and dishonesty mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Maigret Sees Red: City Under Siege (1974), The Seventh Juror (1962), The Sicilian Clan (1969), Two Men in Town (1973), Pasha (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
City Under Siege (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 114 min.
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The Seventh Juror (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a moment of madness a middle-aged, married and respectable pharmacist kills a young woman who is sun-bathing by a lake. Unable to take in what he has done, he flees from the scene of the crime and behaves as if nothing has happened. Eventually ...
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Time: 60s
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The Sicilian Clan (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Roger Santet is a convicted murderer sprung from prison by the Sicilian clan headed by the aging Vittorio Manalese. They conspire to steal a large cache of jewels from an exhibit in Rome. As they are preparing for the heist, the mobster's ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
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Time: 60s
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Two Men in Town (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
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Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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