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The Trygon Factor (1966)
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The Trygon Factor (1966)
Original name: Edgar Wallace - Das Geheimnis der weißen Nonne
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Scotland Yard detective is investigating a string of robberies and a murder, and the information he uncovers leads him to the estate of a wealthy but strange English family, who share their mansion with a group of nuns. The detective comes to suspect that neither the family nor the nuns is quite what they seem to be.
Plot: bank robbery, model, murder, nun, photographer, gem, mentally challenged, convent, strangulation, man punching a woman, man hits a woman, drowning, disguise, damsel in distress, criminal gang, mother superior, hotel receptionist, mask, coffin, bound and gagged, tied to a chair, shot in the back, crushed to death, hit with a chair, french accent ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: scotland yard, london

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and psychotronic films with plots about murder, investigation, crimes, deadly, serial killer, law enforcement and police inspector mostly in Crime, Mystery and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Trygon Factor: The Puzzle of the Red Orchid (1962), The Mysterious Magician (1964), The Phantom of Sojo (1964), Murder Most Foul (1964), Target for Killing (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ⇓
95%
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 ⇓
86%
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 ⇓
64%
Murder Most Foul (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A murderer is brought to court and only Miss Marple is unconvinced of his innocence. Once again she begins her own investigation. The third Miss Marple film starring Margaret Rutherford as the quirky amateur detective.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, courtroom drama, murder, strangulation, mystery, false accusation, murder mystery, power relations, dishonesty, private detective, legal, mysterious character ...
Time: 60s, 50s, year 1951
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Target for Killing (1966)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Drama
Country: Italy, Austria, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A secret agent is charged with preventing a crime syndicate's plot to assassinate a young heiress.
Style: eurospy
Plot: spy, brainwashing, hypnosis, secret agents, criminal syndicate, photographer, airport, assassination attempt, flight attendant, poison, crime boss, police inspector ...
Time: 60s
Place: montenegro, former yugoslavia, slovenia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The College Girl Murders (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Police try to track down a hooded serial killer who murders his victims with a combination of acid and poison gas
Style: splatter, slasher
Plot: mystery killer, unknown killer, monk, girls' boarding school, insane, crazy, hitman, girls' school, suicide by hanging, older man young girl relationship, jail, heiress ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 445
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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 ⇓
48%
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 ⇓
47%
No Way to Treat a Lady (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Christopher Gill is a psychotic killer who uses various disguises to trick and strangle his victims. Moe Brummel is a single and harassed New York City police detective who starts to get phone calls from the strangler and builds a strange alliance ...
Style: clever, suspenseful, cynical, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
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Time: 60s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Inspector Clouseau (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Detective Inspector Jacques Clouseau is borrowed from the Surete on special assignment for Scotland Yard in hopes that a fresh outlook will help the government recover the loot from the Great Train Robbery, which is being used to underwrite a new ...
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: bank, heist, undercover, gang, investigation, police detective, disorder, cons and scams, mistaken identity, working undercover, down on your luck, assassination attempt ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Hound of the Baskervilles (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: US TV version of the classic Sherlock Holmes story
Style: psychotronic
Plot: sherlock holmes, curse, family curse, investigator, private detective, mansion, relatives, hound dog, family relations, estate, murder, dog ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: london, england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Alphabet Murders (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates a series of murders in London in which the victims are killed according to their initials.
Style: parody, not serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: private detective, serial killer, investigation, murder, law enforcement, crimes, silly humor, who done it, riddles and clues, murder mystery, diving, police inspector ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 ⇓
42%
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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Door with Seven Locks (1962)
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
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Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Playbirds (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Story: Scotland Yard investigators have to prevent the murder of Victoria Dickman when her name is found on a death list.
Style: parody, humorous, gothic, exciting, captivating ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Return of Mr. Moto (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Mr. Moto goes undercover to find out who has been blowing up oil wells and trying to gain total control of all the oil leases from a petroleum-rich Middle Eastern country.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense ...
Plot: nightclub, undercover, hitman, conspiracy, kidnapping, working undercover, who done it, crimes, espionage, dishonesty, law enforcement, secret agents ...
Time: 60s
Place: middle east, england, europe, london, persia
⇓ 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: suspenseful, tense, talky, serious, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, murder, charity, investigation, horse riding, last will and testament, eavesdropping, heart attack, false accusation, riddles and clues, who done it ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Jigsaw (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman is found murdered in a house along the coast from Brighton. Local detectives Fellows and Wilks lead an investigation methodically following up leads and clues mostly in Brighton and Hove but also further afield.
Style: noir, british noir
Plot: police, murder, car, police officer, real estate agent, traveling salesman, corpse, police investigation, salesman, investigation, seaside, small town ...
Place: brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Curse of the Hidden Vault (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mobsters conspire to loot another criminal's treasure secured in an enormous booby-trapped vault.
Plot: storage unit, suicide of father, inheritance, gambling, safe, kidnapping, gambling debt, sniper, crushed to death, explosive, windmill, booby trap
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.3
 170
Serena (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Scotland Yard investigate when a woman, apparently the estranged wife of a London painter, is murdered with a shotgun in rural Surrey at the same time as the artist's striking model with her long black hair disappears.
Plot: woman killed, questioned by police, british police, police inspector, alibi, british, murder investigation, murder mystery, murder, police investigation, marital separation, crime investigation ...
Time: 60s
Place: scotland yard, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.0
 781
Hysteria (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An American wakes up in an English hospital unable to remember anything of his life before a recent car accident. With only a photograph torn from a newspaper to guide him, and an unknown benefactor, he attempts to unravel what looks increasingly ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, psychological thriller
Plot: murder, mystery, crimes, disorder, riddles and clues, losing-it hero, power relations, memory loss, investigation, private detective, apartment building, model ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 3K
Marlowe (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Los Angeles private-eye Philip Marlowe is trying to locate the brother of his new client, a woman named Orfamay Quest. The trail leads to two men who deny any knowledge of the brother's existence. Both are soon killed by an ice pick, so Marlowe ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, mind bending, psychological ...
Plot: murder, private detective, missing person, gangsters, investigation, femme fatale, betrayal, blackmail, sleeping, siblings relations, who done it, martial arts ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.8
 2K
The Riddle (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A journalist investigates a series of murders that follows the discovery of an unpublished novel by Charles Dickens in the cellar of an old Thames-side-pub.
Style: psychological, realistic, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, investigation, serial murder, policewoman, journalism, crimes, riddles and clues, supernatural ability, law enforcement, amateur detective, serial killer, murder investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 ⇓
33%
Taste of Excitement (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man has been killed on the Dover/Boulogne car ferry. What is the connection between him and the attempts being made to kill Jane Kerrell, a young girl in her early twenties? As she speeds through the French countryside to the South of France, ...
Plot: chase, kidnapping, helicopter, woman in danger
Place: europe, south of france, scotland yard, french riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%