Movies and TV shows like The New Mike Hammer

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The New Mike Hammer (1984)
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The New Mike Hammer (1984)
Original name: Mike Hammer
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer, with Stacy Keach in the title role, is a television series that originally aired on CBS from January 28, 1984 to January 12, 1985. The series was 24 sixty minute episodes. The show follows the adventures of Mike Hammer, the fictitious private detective created by crime novelist Mickey Spillane, as he hunts down criminals on the mean streets of New York City.
Plot: private detective, private investigator, police, investigation, woman with a gun, hard boiled
Place: new york

Most similar movies to The New Mike Hammer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and captivating films and TV series with plots about private detective, investigation, private investigator, crimes, murder, police and mystery mostly in Crime, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like The New Mike Hammer: Mike Hammer, Private Eye (1997), Matt Houston (1982), More Than Murder (1984), The Rockford Files (1974), Vega$ (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mike Hammer, Private Eye (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mike Hammer, Private Eye is an American syndicated television program based on the adventures of the fictitious private detective Mike Hammer, created by novelist Mickey Spillane. The show starred Stacy Keach and was seen as an attempt to revive the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, neo noir
Plot: private detective, private investigator, nypd, investigation, riddles and clues, law enforcement, crimes, partners, mystery, partners against crime, pulp fiction, hard boiled
Time: 80s
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The Return of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After two attempts to kidnap a little girl Mike Hammer is hired to protect her.
Style: neo noir
Plot: private investigator, investigation, private detective, sergeant, gambler, organized crime, filmmaking, vietnam veteran, kidnapping, grand canyon, actress, reunion ...
Place: los angeles, new york
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49%
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Matt Houston (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Matt Houston is an American crime drama series that aired on ABC from 1982 to 1985. Created by Lawrence Gordon, the series was produced by Aaron Spelling.
Plot: private detective, police, private investigator, cowboy, millionaire, cowboy boots
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
More Than Murder (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Private eye Mike Hammer tries to clear his friend, Captain Chambers, who has been framed for cocaine possession.
Style: neo noir
Plot: private investigator, art gallery, cocaine, boat, hospital, poker, drugs, womanizer, police corruption, murder, investigation, fistfight ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Rockford Files (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The Rockford Files is an American television drama series starring James Garner that aired on the NBC network between September 13, 1974 and January 10, 1980, and has remained in syndication to the present day. Garner portrays Los Angeles-based ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, witty, sincere
Plot: private detective, ex convict, beach, trailer home, father son relationship, private investigator, crimes, police, adulthood, parents, intelligence agency, gentleman ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: malibu california, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Vega$ (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Vega$ is an American detective television drama series that aired on ABC between 1978 and 1981. It was produced by Aaron Spelling. The series was filmed in its entirety in Las Vegas, Nevada. It is believed to be the first television series produced ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, crimes, private investigator, gambling, police, sleazy, investigation, police officer, urban, classic car, convertible
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: las vegas, nevada, usa
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38%
The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sherlock Holmes and his intrepid companion, Dr. Watson solve the mysteries of the disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax, Thor Bridge, Shoscombe Old Place, the Boscombe Valley, an illustrious client, and a creeping man.
Style: mind bending, realistic, stylized, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, investigation, police, serial killer, tv show, private investigator, victorian england, crimes, partners against crime, rivalry, mystery ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Strike (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A war veteran turned private detective operates out of a tiny office in London’s Denmark Street. Although wounded both physically and psychologically, his unique insight and background as a military police investigator prove crucial in solving ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, ironic, talky ...
Plot: investigation, private detective, multiple suspects, partners, female partner, mind game, private investigator, antisocial behavior, police investigation, riddles and clues, misfit, alienation ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: oxford university, britain, london, united kingdom, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Take Two (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Sam Swift, the former star of a hit cop series whose epic breakdown is broadcast to the public and sends her to rehab. Desperate to restart her career, she talks her way into shadowing lone-wolf private investigator Eddie Valetik as research for a ...
Style: captivating, feel good, sweet, light
Plot: private detective, investigation, partners, crimes, celebrity, crime investigation, partners against crime, private investigation, private investigator, couples, lifestyle change, actress ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Beverly Hills Buntz (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Beverly Hills Buntz is a spinoff from Hill Street Blues. It aired on NBC during the 1987–88 season.
Style: sitcom
Plot: private investigator, ex cop, private detective, tough cop, investigation, television flop
Place: beverly hills
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34%
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Banacek (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Banacek is an American detective TV series starring George Peppard that aired on the NBC network from 1972 to 1974. The series was part of the rotating NBC Wednesday Mystery Movie anthology. It alternated in its time slot with several other shows ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: crimes, private detective, police, private investigator, theft, investigation, polish, insurance, chauffeur, murder, insurance investigator, insurance fraud ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: boston, usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Agatha Christie's Hjerson (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Sweden, Germany, Finland, UK
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Swedish murder investigator Sven Hjerson forms an unexpected detective duo with stubborn TV producer Klara after several years of isolation. Will she also manage to recruit him for her new TV show?
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense
Plot: private detective, sleuth, private investigator, whodunit, investigator, private investigation, crime investigation, forensics, homicide detective, reality, investigation, murder ...
Place: scandinavia, sweden, eastern europe
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33%
The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes is a British television series that was produced by Thames Television and originally broadcast on the ITV Network. There were two series of 13 fifty-minute episodes; the first aired in 1971, the second in 1973. The ...
Style: anthology
Plot: sherlock holmes, police, murder investigation, gentleman, murder, investigation, private detective, sidekick
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.
Style: clever, captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids
Plot: whodunit, private detective, investigation, murder mystery, murder, who done it, murder investigation, riddles and clues, private investigator, multiple suspects, uncover truth, crimes ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: england, united kingdom, london
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30%
Barnaby Jones (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Barnaby Jones is a television detective series starring Buddy Ebsen and Lee Meriwether as father- and daughter-in-law who run a private detective firm in Los Angeles. The show ran on CBS from January 28, 1973 to April 3, 1980, beginning as a ...
Plot: elderly, private investigator, aging, crimes, private detective, daughter in law, old age, father in law daughter in law relationship, male protagonist, widow, police officer
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: los angeles
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28%
King & Maxwell (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sean King and Michelle Maxwell aren't your typical pair of private investigators. As discredited Secret Service agents, their unique skills often give them a leg up on suspects and conventional law enforcement. He's charming and always one ...
Style: exciting, realistic, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, secret service, fbi, investigation, crimes, partners against crime, intrigue, lawyer, suspicion, investigator, woman with a gun, private investigator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c., new york
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28%
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Dalgliesh (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A recent widower and acclaimed poet, enigmatic Inspector Adam Dalgliesh employs his exceptional empathy and insight to plumb the darker depths of the human psyche while investigating complex crimes in 1970s England.
Style: captivating, disturbing, tense
Plot: detective inspector, private detective, private investigator, police detective, murder investigation, crime investigation, fighting crime, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, crime solving, sleuth ...
Time: 70s
Place: united kingdom, britain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Harry O (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Harry O, sometimes spelled Harry-O, is an American crime drama series that aired for two seasons on ABC from 1974 to 1976. The series starred David Janssen and was executive produced by Jerry Thorpe. Harry O followed the broadcast of two pilot ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: police, crimes, private detective, private investigator, police department, misfit, investigation, law enforcement, disability, beach, police officer, urban
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Watson, finds a mystery in an empty house, while Holmes and he later solve the mysteries of an abbey grange, the Musgrave ritual, a second stain, a man with a twisted lip, the priory school, and a half-dozen plaster busts of Bonaparte.
Style: gothic, mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, investigation, sherlock holmes, mind game, mastermind, murder mystery, police, serial killer, gangsters, tv show, law enforcement, prodigy ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Murder Me, Murder You (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Mickey Spillane's private eye Mike Hammer (Stacy Keach) probes his long-lost love's death while seeking their daughter.
Style: neo noir
Plot: private investigator, birthday, delivery man, father daughter relationship, death, witness, murder, private detective, porn industry, illegitimate daughter, mud wrestling, explosion ...
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26%
Case Histories (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Case Histories is a British drama television series based on the Jackson Brodie detective novels by Kate Atkinson. It stars Jason Isaacs as Jackson Brodie.
Style: tense, suspenseful, touching, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: investigation, private detective, investigator, uncover truth, missing person, haunted by the past, disappearance, suspicion, crimes, murder mystery, murder, bbc ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: scotland
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25%
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984–1985), The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1986–1988), The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991–1993) and The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (1994), collectively known as Sherlock Holmes, are a series of ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, investigation, partners against crime, riddles and clues, mastermind, who done it, murder, adventure, ego clash, talented, expert ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
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24%
Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Former NYPD detective and forensic genius Lincoln Rhyme was at the top of his game until a serious accident at the hands of a notorious serial killer forced him out of the field. When Amelia Sachs, an intuitive young officer who has a gift for ...
Style: serious, realistic, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, forensics, police, investigation, law enforcement, partners against crime, evidence, riddles and clues, crimes, mystery, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary
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24%
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Private Eyes (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Ex-pro hockey player Matt Shade irrevocably changes his life when he teams up with fierce P.I. Angie Everett to form an unlikely investigative powerhouse.
Style: captivating, semi serious, tense, suspense
Plot: investigation, private detective, male female relationship, partners, private investigator, murder mystery, crime investigation, partners against crime, twists and turns, fighting crime, murder investigation, crime solving ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Alienist (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Crime reporter, John Moore, meets with psychologist, Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, to investigate a serial killer in New York during the late 19th century.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, mental illness, crime investigation, police, murder investigation, psychologist, crimes, ritual, murder mystery, private detective, investigation, homicide detective ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, victorian era
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Cagney & Lacey (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mary Beth Lacey and Chris Cagney are teamed up as NYPD police detectives. Their opposing personalities (one is tough and the other sensitive) mesh to make this one of the great crime-fighting duos of all time.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: police, crimes, legal, police detective, women, police officer, parents, woman with a gun, nypd, partners, tough law enforcer, police investigation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Man in a Suitcase (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Man in a Suitcase is a 1967–1968 British television series produced by Lew Grade's ITC Entertainment. It originally aired in the United Kingdom on ITV from 27 September 1967, to 17 April 1968. ABC broadcast episodes of Man in a Suitcase in ...
Style: neo noir, cult film, eurospy
Plot: spy, law enforcement, private investigator, dark past, espionage, investigation, warrior, american abroad, dark hero, one man army, tough guy, mission ...
Time: 60s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Veronica Mars (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The series is set in the fictional town of Neptune, California, and stars Kristen Bell as the title character, a student who progresses from high school to college while moonlighting as a private investigator under the tutelage of her detective ...
Style: touching, witty, neo noir, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: private investigator, investigation, amateur detective, female detective, student, youth, teenage life, friendship, female protagonist, private detective, parents and children, spy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2000s
Place: california, usa, southern california
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23%
Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920’s Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit. Leaving a trail of admirers in her wake, our thoroughly modern heroine makes sure ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, clever, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, private investigator, female detective, private detective, murder, riddles and clues, heroine, murderer, evidence, crimes, aristocracy, australian ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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23%
Mike Hammer: Murder Takes All (1989)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mike Hammer is kidnapped and led to believe it is the work of a Las Vegas entertainer, but soon realises somebody else is involved.
Plot: private investigator, parachute, casino, brothel, false accusation, desert, frame up, reunion, explosion
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%