Movies like The Hatter's Ghost

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The Hatter's Ghost (1982)
 7.2
 983
The Hatter's Ghost (1982)
Original name: Les Fantômes du chapelier
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, maniac, death, psychopath, doll, doctor, tailor, card playing, cafe, murder, small town, murder of wife, strangulation, basement, husband wife relationship, neighbor, police detective, anonymous letter, dead wife, multiple murder, cellar
Place: brittany

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Most similar movies to The Hatter's Ghost

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and psychological films with plots about murder, serial killer, crimes, investigation, police investigation, deadly and crime mostly in Thriller, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like The Hatter's Ghost: The Sovereign (2008), Evil Judgment (1984), Room of Death (2007), The Factory (2012), Deadly Circuit (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 239
The Sovereign (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: For two months a serial killer has been terrorizing the city of St. Petersburg. Every Wednesday a girl between 9 and 12 years old is the victim. The brutality of the maniac plunges city residents into horror. Parents are afraid of leaving their ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: investigation, obsession, murder, serial killer, death, whodunit, maniac, suburbs, child murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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.
Plot: serial killer, slasher, murder, violence, corruption, justice, mansion, country, investigation, maniac
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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, scary ...
Plot: kidnapping, maniac, serial killer, mystery, crime, crimes, confined, police investigation, psychopath, murder, missing person, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 5.8
 10K
The Factory (2012)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An obsessed cop is on the trail of a serial killer prowling the streets of Buffalo, N.Y. but when his teenage daughter disappears, he drops any professional restraint to get the killer.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, realistic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, investigation, crime, graphic violence, police detective, confined, crimes, vigilantism, deadly, gory, manhunt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Deadly Circuit (1983)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Beauvoir, lonely, aging private detective, is put on the bloody track of beautiful Catherine Leiris who kills and robs her rich husband(s) on their wedding night. Although he never approaches her directly, he follows her and increasingly feels to be ...
Style: gloomy, disturbing, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: on the run, private detective, murder, obsession, femme fatale, investigation, serial killer, gays and lesbians, chases and races, deadly, law enforcement, couples ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, brussels belgium, miami, cote d'azur, monte carlo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Night Stalker (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An account of serial killer Richard Ramírez and his rampage in California during the mid-1980s.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, rape, murder, death, police, female director, serial murder, murderer, rapist
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.2
 47K
Untraceable (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Special Agent Jennifer Marsh (Diane Lane) works in an elite division of the FBI dedicated to fighting cybercrime. She thinks she has seen it all, until a particularly sadistic criminal arises on the Internet. This tech-savvy killer posts live feeds ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, intense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, webcam, special agents, investigation, website, kidnapping, torture, violence, internet, fbi ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Crimson Rivers (2000)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two French policemen, one investigating a grisly murder at a remote mountain college, the other working on the desecration of a young girl's grave by skinheads, are brought together by the clues from their respective cases. Soon after they ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, crime, mountain, police investigation, police detective, faked death, secret, ritual, corpse, demon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, alps, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 7.1
 8K
Maigret (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A serial killer strikes in post-war France and it's up to Jules Maigret, a dedicated police commissioner, to hunt the murderer down.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, enigmatic
Plot: murder of a prostitute, police investigation, police detective, undercover, police inspector, murder suspect, suspect, serial killer, crime scene, false confession, prostitute, brunette ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1955
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.3
 15K
Tightrope (1984)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Wes Block is a detective who's put on the case of a serial killer. His victims are young and pretty women, which he rapes and murders. The murders are getting personal when the killer chooses victims who are acquaintances of Block. Even his ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, psychological, intense, tricky ...
Plot: serial killer, police detective, police investigation, murder, kidnapping, woman in danger, single parent, crime, crimes, manipulation, mind game, mysterious character ...
Time: 80s
Place: new orleans, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Boston Strangler (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Boston is being terrorized by a series of seemingly random murders of women. Based on the true story, the film follows the investigators path through several leads before introducing the Strangler as a character. It is seen almost exclusively from ...
Style: tense, psychological, disturbing, rough, based on true events ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, mind game, police detective, split personality, strangulation, double life, police investigation, crimes, crime, mystery, serial rapist ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1963
Place: boston, usa, new england, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
In the Deep Woods (1992)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A friend of Joanna has been killed by a serial killers who leaves the bodies in the woods. A strange guy who says is a private detective: Joanna begins to fear he might be the killer.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, private detective, psychopath, mystery, crimes, crime, law enforcement, deadly, police detective, serial murder, murder, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Postcard Killings (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A New York detective teams investigates the death of his daughter who was murdered while on her honeymoon in London, and recruits the help of Scandinavian journalist when other couples throughout Europe suffer a similar fate.
Style: twist ending, suspenseful, suspense, psychological
Plot: serial killer, psycho killer, incest, police investigation, police protagonist, revenge, violent death, brutality, reporter, violence, homicide detective, psychopath ...
Place: brussels, brussels belgium, munich germany, amsterdam, stockholm sweden ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Five Women for the Killer (1974)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Thriller about a reporter who comes home from an overseas assignment to find his baby in the hospital and his wife dead...
Style: cult film
Plot: serial killer, whodunit, pregnant woman, infertility, slasher, woman in danger, doctor, husband wife relationship, pregnancy, gore, dead wife, gloves ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.3
 378
House Call (1994)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Roos Hartman is a young doctor who lives with her son in a large apartment complex. When a fellow tenant is brutally murdered, the police and Hartman's friends suspect her mysterious neighbour, Eric Coenen. As she becomes romantically involved ...
Plot: police detective, murder, seaside, psychopath, female nudity, male female relationship, summer, bathtub, doctor, serial killer, sex, female masturbation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.2
 464
Our Town (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Kyung-ju is a struggling novelist who writes violent and gory murder mysteries. When a fierce argument with his landlady ends in her death, he stages the killing so that it looks like the act of the serial killer that has been terrorizing his ...
Style: twists and turns, tense, suspense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, police investigation, psychopath, crimes, track down, rivalry, danger, wannabe, law enforcement, who done it, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: south korea, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Blood Relatives (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Montreal police inspector (Donald Sutherland) cracks a murder case with clues from the victim's diary.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, psychological, serious, surprise ending ...
Plot: murder, family relations, relatives, diary, blood, teenager, investigator, incest, police investigation, investigation, manipulation, who done it ...
Time: 70s
Place: canada, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.1
 1K
Manmadhan (2004)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Manmadhan movie revoles around Two brothers look a same (Silambarasan) who is the younger one is a play boy who enjoys his leisure time partying with girls, while the older Simbu is a calm type. But he has another face. A psychotic.Problems starts ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, crimes of passion, psychopath, misogyny, cheating girlfriend, sex scene, flashback, female psychiatrist, grief, nosebleed, premarital sex, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Nature of the Beast (1995)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Two men, both hiding a deadly secret, are on a murderous rampage through the desert.
Style: serious, rough, psychological, scary, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, murder, desert, psychopath, police investigation, mystery, on the run, crimes, who done it, rivalry, chase, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.8
 326
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, murder, falling to death, police detective, team up, police captain, psychic power, psychic
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 1K
Relentless (1989)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two Los Angeles police detectives, cynical veteran Malloy and cocky rookie Dietz, hunt for a serial killer, an ex-cop named Taylor, whom randomly chooses his victims from a phone directory.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, exciting, suspense, serious ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, police investigation, crime, crimes, vengeance, partners against crime, mentally unstable, stalking, chases and races, maniac, police detective ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: los angeles, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Black Coal, Thin Ice (2014)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two former cops start investigating the series of murders that tanked their careers when the killings begin again.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, femme fatale, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, crime, suspect, husband wife relationship, love interest, violence, murder ...
Time: year 2004, contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 1999 ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Ten Little Indians (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ten strangers are invited as weekend guests to a remote mountain mansion.When the host doesn't show up, the guests start dying, one by one, in uniquely macabre Agatha Christie-style.It is based on Christie's best-selling novel with 100 ...
Style: suspenseful, talky, psychological, tense, realistic ...
Plot: isolation, murder mystery, murder, serial killer, mountain, investigation, psychopath, private detective, false accusation, crimes, crime, characters killed one by one ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 1930s, 70s
Place: austria, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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He Died with His Eyes Open (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: On Ne Meurt Que Deux Fois, a French murder mystery based upon a novel of the same name, is an unusual, involving film with excellent performances by its entire cast. Police Inspector Staniland (Michel Serrault) is investigating the death of a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: femme fatale, murder, neo noir, investigation, who done it, mystery, crime, crimes, law enforcement, deadly, couples, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Jesse Stone: Stone Cold (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Jesse Stone is a former L.A. homicide detective who left behind the big city and an ex-wife to become the police chief of the quiet New England fishing town of Paradise. Stone's old habits die hard as he continues to indulge his two favorite ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, surprise ending, suspense ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, mystery, crimes, crime, small town, chief, law enforcement, small town life, police investigation, female psychopath ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Awakening the Zodiac (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story follows a down-on-their-luck couple who discovers a serial killer's film reels. They decide to take the law into their own hands, risking everything for the chance at a $100,000 reward. It isn't long until they find themselves in ...
Style: captivating, psychological, suspenseful, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, death, murder, crimes, danger, police, police investigation, life is a bitch, obsession, reward
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.0
 946
Magic Man (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to see magic idol Krell Darius perform his world-famous magic act, a beautiful aspiring young-magician, Tatiana, travels from New York to Las Vegas with her closest friends, BFFs, Elena and Vera. As the layers of illusion unfold, so too do ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: investigation, police detective, haunted by the past, manipulations, manipulation, danger, deadly, crimes, murder, serial killer, dishonesty, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 15K
Jennifer 8 (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A big city cop from LA moves to a small town police force and immediately finds himself investigating a murder. Using theories rejected by his colleagues, the cop, John Berlin, meets a young blind woman named Helena, who he is attracted to. ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, surprise ending, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: serial killer, fall in love, obsession, murder, school, falling in love, mystery, police investigation, blindness, crime, crimes, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, germany, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.7
 241
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, investigation, motel, sheriff, alcohol abuse, writer's block
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.4
 12K
Switchback (1997)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: FBI agent Dennis Quaid tries to catch a serial killer who kidnapped his son.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, surprise ending, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, kidnapping, murder, vengeance, missing person, crime, crimes, law enforcement, hitchhiker, murder mystery, train, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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