Movies like Death of a Philatelist

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Death of a Philatelist (1969)
 6.5
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Death of a Philatelist (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 85 min.
Plot: sea, ship, dead man, money, police, investigation, gun, theft, investigator, banker, threat, manager, murder, safe, corpse, son, room, seal, stolen money, revolver, hidden money, anonymity, collection, cruise ship, arrest ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about murder, police, investigation, violence, gun, crimes and gunfight mostly in Crime, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Death of a Philatelist: The Return of Charlie Chan (1973), Permanent (2014), The Great Father (2017), The Entreaty (1967), When Eight Bells Toll (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Return of Charlie Chan (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Charlie Chan comes out of retirement to investigate a murder case aboard the yacht of a wealthy Greek shipping tycoon.
Style: suspense, psychotronic
Plot: murder, private detective, yacht, son, luxury, boat, clue, ship, investigation, mogul, sleuth, retirement ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece
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95%
 6.0
 43
Permanent (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Six unrelated people must push through their past and the mob underworld to discover what has controlled each of them all these years. Sex, Drugs, Guns and God have created a series of events which will leave each of them changed forever.
Plot: police, gunshot, murder, sex scene, gangster, murderer, police officer, gangsters, redemption, corpse, drugs, drug addict ...
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The Great Father (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 151 min.
Story: A businessman who is trying hard to be a good father to his daughter has a run-in with malevolent policeman.
Plot: serial killer, gun, investigation, stylish, victim, police, parent child relationship, revenge, psychopath, psycho, rape, abuse ...
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84%
The Yakuza Papers, Vol. 4: Police Tactics (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: As Japan gears up for the 1964 Olympic games, the cops start to crack down under pressure from the public and the press, adding a new dimension in the war for power among the yakuza families of Hiroshima. Akira Kobayashi's Takeda tries to keep ...
Plot: yakuza, police, gang war, murder, mafia, mob boss, shot to death, violence, arrest
Place: hiroshima japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 665
The Entreaty (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Based on the poems “Aluda Ketelauri” and “The Guest and the Host” by the classic of Georgian literature Vazha Pshavela This film opens Tengiz Abuladze’s trilogy (“The Plea”, “The Wishing Tree”, “Repentance”), which discusses ...
Plot: cut arm, grave, fight, mountain, cut, sacrifice, crying woman, cemetery, fratricide, guest, enemy, small community ...
Place: chechnya, caucasus, russia, georgia (former ussr)
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
When Eight Bells Toll (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In a vein similar to Bond movies, a British agent Philip Calvert is on a mission to determine the whereabouts of a ship that disappeared near the coast of Scotland.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: secret agents, undercover, espionage, pirate, betrayal, ship, secret agent, deadly, chases and races, escapades, adventure, adventurer ...
Time: 70s
Place: scotland, britain, scottish highlands, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Farewell, Friend (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After serving together in the French Foreign Legion, a mercenary and a doctor leave the service and go their separate ways. Later, they are reunited and become involved with a caper involving millions in a high-security safe. The two men become ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, french noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, soldier, rivalry, chase, manipulation, heist, friendship, storage unit, male friendship, friendship between men, mind game, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, europe, paris france, marseille, congo
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62%
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Stone (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In this classic Aussie counterculture flick, an undercover narc named Stone (Ken Shorter) is dispatched to infiltrate a satanic biker gang after one of its members witnesses a political assassination -- and the killer decides to take out the whole ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, exploitation, tough law enforcer, deadly, crimes, politics, law enforcement, assassination, master criminal, danger, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Slams (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Rival prison factions surround a Los Angeles convict (Jim Brown) who has $1.5 million stashed on the outside.
Plot: jail, heist, corruption, money, militant, prison guard, misanthropy, police, drug dealing, black american, violence, african american ...
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56%
 7.2
 727
Jigsaw (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 107 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: british noir
Plot: police, murder, noir, body in a trunk, dismembered body, ladies man, loose woman, police officer, real estate agent, investigation, police investigation, salesman ...
Place: brighton
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53%
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Bad Country (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Baton Rouge police detective Bud Carter busts contract killer Jesse Weiland, he convinces Jesse to become an informant and rat out the South's most powerful crime ring.
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, hitman, investigation, police, informant, crimes, law enforcement, police investigation, danger, rivalry, snitch, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
To the Last Limit (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An ex-convict Viktor Dremov, who is also an ex-boxer, tries to mend his ways and start a new life but his former girlfriend is marrying another man (some old antiquarian), while local thugs rob him of his car and press him constantly trying to make ...
Plot: fight, gang, restaurant, friend, bare breasts, drinking, pursuit, female stockinged legs, train, criminal, alcohol, beer ...
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50%
 4.3
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Dangerous Men (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Dangerous Men has many characters like Mina whose life is shattered when two bikers with rape on their minds attack and kill Daniel, her fiancé. Driven by grief, she embarks on a killing rampage, wreaking vengeance upon all the men that she ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, serious, tense
Plot: revenge, motorcycle gang, police officer, killing spree, police investigation, police detective, sexual harassment, home invasion, death of brother, rape, handcuffs, stock footage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Trouble Man (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: It seems that masked men are knocking over the floating crap games of Chalky and Pete. Chalky and Pete hire the cool, loose, elegant Mr. T to fix things. Then, the masked manipulators set up the death of a collector for a rival gang lord. It looks ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, murder, private detective, gambling, police, soul music, rivalry, society, tough heroes, urban ghetto, billiards, strong violent content ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Loser Takes All (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Greece
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Man (Gianis Aggelakas), a mysterious man of the underworld, small time grifter and big time hard-man, who has an anarchic tendency to mumble and comment on the system, society, police, the underworld itself and other things, along with his beloved ...
Style: dark
Plot: loser, theft, lonely man, companion, money, nameless character, sex, guitar, anti heroes, woman in danger, ball gag, bound and gagged ...
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47%
Avenge Every Second (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Einar and Davy find themselves in a frightening position, when they realize that their employer, Miami Crime boss Ricky want them dead. They both escape hoping nobody will find them. But in four years time a lot can happen!
Plot: violence, murder, gun, revenge, car chase, police, mafia, gunfight
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45%
 5.3
 10
Fast Money (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three buddies after 'Fast Money' try flying drugs into the U.S. from Mexico. When they meet with unexpected dangers, the trip turns turbulent.
Plot: airplane, friendship, money, drug smuggling, police, marijuana, pot smoking, murder
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45%
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Tony Rome (1967)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tony Rome, a tough Miami PI living on a houseboat, is hired by a local millionaire to find jewelry stolen from his daughter, and in the process has several encounters with local hoods as well as the Miami Beach PD.
Style: suspenseful, clever, witty, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, prostitute, beach, crimes, mystery, dishonesty, riddles and clues, neo noir, who done it, missing person ...
Time: 60s
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Waikiki (1980)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Two detectives are called on to investigate the bizarre serial murders of young women.
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: rape, police, video, serial killer, disco, investigation, murder
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Crooked Mind (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery
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Duration: 120 min.
Story: Kyle Carson is diagnosed with multiple personality disorder, also known as DID. He despises his community after doing a background search on everyone who he believes has committed a crime without punishment. When one of his multiple personalities, ...
Plot: gun, killer, red eyes, violence, police, blood, death, knife, murder
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42%
 5.9
 31
Last Pickup (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: While in the employ of Mr. Worthington, James, Mickey and Whitey have made several successful and uneventful pickups, but one last pickup will prove to be an adventure and the difference between life as free men and life behind bars.
Style: cult film
Plot: boss, theft, concierge, drunk, criminal, henchman, telephone call, runaway, female director, outlaw, fight, arrest ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Walker (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, Isle Of Man
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An escort who caters to Washington D.C.'s society ladies becomes involved in a murder case.
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, contemplative, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, politics, hypocrisy, state affairs, false accusation, dishonesty, crimes, law enforcement, lobbyist, husband wife relationship, bartender ...
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Place: usa, washington d.c., virginia
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40%
Chicago Overcoat (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The fates of an aging hitman and a washed up detective become entwined when one last job leads to one last chance to settle an old score.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, crimes, elderly, aging, hitman, one last chance, law enforcement, dishonesty, criminal heroes, deadly, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Private investigator Matthew Scudder is hired by a drug kingpin to find out who kidnapped and murdered his wife.
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, private detective, kidnapping, serial killer, investigation, crime, crimes, mafia, neo noir, haunted by the past, drug dealer, corpse ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, contemporary, 21st century ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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South of 8 (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An ex-con trying to find work in a new Depression is lured back to a life of crime, but his gang passes the point of no return once they become fugitives.
Plot: heist, filmmaking, bank robbery, bar, drinking, restaurant, gun, cigarette smoking, violence, escape, police, telephone call ...
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39%
Mord in Eberswalde (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Heinz Gödicke (Ronals Zehrfeld) is the chief commissioner of the People's Police in the small town of Eberswalde in Brandenburg. Gödicke is called when two bestial murdered children are found in the forest. The investigator tries to get ...
Plot: murder, child murderess, police, female nudity, unfaithful husband, cheating wife, investigation, ripping clothes, knife, beating, sex game, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Time: year 1969
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39%
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 100K
Brick (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A teenage loner pushes his way into the underworld of a high school crime ring to investigate the disappearance of his ex-girlfriend.
Style: twists and turns, atmospheric, serious, realistic, talky ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: There is a murder while at prayer. Selman Bulut, the imam of mosque, starts to investigate the murder and faces with people in the neighborhood.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, realistic
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, crimes, who done it, religions or cults, deadly, parents and children, mystery, murder, father daughter relationship, murder mystery, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
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Paradise (2003)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Action, Crime
Country: Sweden
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Tabloid journalist Annika Bengtzon is writing about a murder in the port of Stockholm and she suspects that the Yugoslav mafia is involved. However, she also finds links to a foundation that runs a shelter for battered women, Paradiset. Looking for ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: murder, investigation, mystery, journalism, woman in danger, haunted by the past, crimes, deadly, danger, family problems, scoop, female reporter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: sweden, eastern europe, stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 2K
Twenty 20 (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 195 min.
Story: Advocate Ramesh saves Devan from a murder case. Later, he realize Devan was the actual culprit. Ramesh tries for a payback, unaware of Devan's real intentions and the reason for the murder.
Plot: rape, revenge, murder, police officer, beauty pageant, sibling relationship, romance, thief, doctor, murder witness, murder of brother, coma ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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