Movies like Murder on the Orient Express 2017

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Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
 6.5
 174K
Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Malta, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Genius Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of an American tycoon aboard the Orient Express train.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, artsy, non-linear, road movie
Plot: investigation, train, murder, snow, doctor, justice, vengeance, murder mystery, conspiracy, stabbed to death, suspect, little girl, restaurant, husband wife relationship, train conductor, professor, knife, stabbing, whodunit, soldier, kidnapping, false identity, princess, attempted murder, steam train ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, post world war one
Place: europe, alps, jerusalem, istanbul turkey, palestine, mediterranean sea, yugoslavia ...

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Most similar movies to Murder on the Orient Express

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and clever films with plots about murder, investigation, death, blood, chase, crimes and storytelling mostly in Crime, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Murder on the Orient Express: The Girl on the Train (2016), Crooked House (2017), Death on the Nile (1978), Taking Lives (2004), The Invisible Guest (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In 1935, when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot is called on to solve a murder that occurred in his car the night before.
Style: suspenseful, thought provoking, stylized, talky, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, train, private detective, murder, train ride, whodunit, stabbing, murder mystery, crime, multiple suspects, mysterious character, who done it ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: istanbul turkey, london, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Girl on the Train (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Rachel Watson, devastated by her recent divorce, spends her daily commute fantasizing about the seemingly perfect couple who live in a house that her train passes every day, until one morning she sees something shocking happen there and becomes ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, psychological, twist ending, tricky ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: police investigation, depression, memory loss, train, investigation, obsession, psychiatrist, mental illness, psychology, false accusation, extramarital affair, infidelity ...
Place: new york, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.3
 13K
Crooked House (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A private investigator helps a former flame solve the murder of her wealthy grandfather, who lived in a sprawling estate surrounded by his idiosyncratic family.
Plot: mansion, thunder, vanity, servant, food, girl, passion, walking in the rain, mob of reporters, following someone, newspaper article, ice cream ...
Time: year 1957
Place: scotland yard, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Death on the Nile (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: As Hercule Poirot enjoys a luxurious cruise down the Nile, a newlywed heiress is found murdered on board. Can Poirot identify the killer before the ship reaches the end of its journey?
Style: clever, talky, atmospheric, mind bending, captivating ...
Plot: cruise, murder, private detective, mystery, investigation, crime, murder mystery, ship, who done it, crimes, heir heiress, lake or river ...
Time: 1930s
Place: egypt, england, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.2
 74K
Taking Lives (2004)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Recruited to assist Montreal police in their desperate search for a serial killer who assumes the identities of his victims, FBI profiler Illeana Scott knows it's only a matter of time before the killer strikes again. Her most promising lead is ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, intense, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, psychopath, dangerous attraction, fatal attraction, undercover agent, murder investigation, witness, mistaken identity, fake identity, psychological thriller, investigation ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, year 1983, year 2004
Place: usa, canada, pennsylvania, montreal quebec, montreal
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Murder on the Orient Express (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Agatha Christie's classic whodunit speeds into the twenty-first century. World-famous sleuth Hercule Poirot has just finished a case in Istanbul and is returning home to London onboard the luxurious Orient Express. But, the train comes to a ...
Style: mind bending, realistic, tense, serious, stylized ...
Plot: train, murder, private detective, revenge, mysterious character, crime, riddles and clues, who done it, mystery, crimes, hotshot lawyer, investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: istanbul turkey, belgrade
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Invisible Guest (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: "The Invisible Guest” turns on a young businessman who wakes up in a hotel room locked from the inside with the dead body of his lover next to him. He hires a prestigious lawyer, and over one night they work together to clarify what happened ...
Style: surprise ending, psychological, suspense, tricky
Plot: interrogation, uncover truth, death, false accusation, trial, suspect, judge, corpse, confession of crime, false accusation of murder, accusation, evidence ...
Place: spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.5
 45K
Tell No One (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A man receives a mysterious e-mail appearing to be from his wife, who was murdered years earlier. As he frantically tries to find out whether she's alive, he finds himself being implicated in her death.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, frame up, murder, corpse, crimes, serial killer, crime, running, doctor, haunted by the past, suspicion, grief ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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What Happened to Monday (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Belgium
Duration: 123 min.
Story: In a world where families are limited to one child due to overpopulation, a set of identical septuplets must avoid being put to a long sleep by the government and dangerous infighting while investigating the disappearance of one of their own.
Style: surprise ending, tense, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: hidden room, death of sister, deception, murder of sister, birth control, sister sister relationship, struggle for survival, chase, betrayal, twin sisters, chases and races, mass child killing ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 167K
Side Effects (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A woman turns to prescription medication as a way of handling her anxiety concerning her husband's upcoming release from prison.
Style: psychological, surprise ending, clever, tense, suspense ...
Plot: murder, life turned upside down, doctors and patients, mentally unstable, deception, depression, mental illness, psychiatrist, obsession, mental institution, conspiracy, addiction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2004, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
 27K
The Limey (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Limey follows Wilson, a tough English ex-con who travels to Los Angeles to avenge his daughter's death. Upon arrival, Wilson goes to task battling Valentine and an army of L.A.'s toughest criminals, hoping to find clues and piece ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, rough, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, murder, revenge, neo noir, stakeout, warehouse, suitcase, motel room, prison, daughter, crime, gangsters ...
Time: 1960s, 90s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, pacific ocean, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Last of Sheila (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A year after Sheila is killed in a hit-and-run, her multimillionaire husband invites a group of friends to spend a week on his yacht playing a scavenger hunt-style mystery game. The game turns out to be all too real and all too deadly.
Style: clever, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder mystery, murder, investigation, island, mind game, hit and run, yacht, mystery, cruise, vengeance, deadly, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mediterranean sea, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Dead Man's Folly (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: During a murder hunt game at a country house, to which Hercule Poirot is invited as an "expert", a real murder occurs.
Style: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, clever, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, murder, riddles and clues, crimes, who done it, mystery, crime, estate, multiple suspects, dishonesty, deadly, investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, belgium, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.0
 79K
The Foreigner (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, China, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love – his teenage daughter – dies in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. His relentless search ...
Style: suspense, exciting, harsh, surprise ending
Plot: tough guy, terrorism, revenge, bomb, obsession, justice, one against many, death of daughter, terrorist, mercilessness, betrayal, politics ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ireland, big ben london, america, usa, scotland yard ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.7
 231K
Gone Baby Gone (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When 4 year old Amanda McCready disappears from her home and the police make little headway in solving the case, the girl's aunt, Beatrice McCready hires two private detectives, Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro. The detectives freely admit that ...
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, tense, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: investigation, disappearance, kidnapping, tragic event, life is a bitch, private detective, crimes, conspiracy, missing child, peril, uncover truth, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Reckoning (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 14th Century England, this tale of murder and mystery follows a fugitive priest who falls in with a troupe of actors. As they Arrive in a small town, the actors encounter a woman bing sentenced to death for practicing witchcraft and murder. ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: redemption, murder, infidelity, monk, village, theatrical troupe, priest, mystery, medieval, small town, sin, fugitives ...
Time: 14th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe, dungeon, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.8
 243K
The Fugitive (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Wrongfully accused of murdering his wife, Richard Kimble escapes from the law in an attempt to find her killer and clear his name. Pursuing him is a team of U.S. marshals led by Deputy Samuel Gerard, a determined detective who will not rest until ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, frame up, protagonist as suspect, on the run, uncover truth, escape, betrayal, fugitives, death sentence, doctor, corruption, framed for murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Wolves in the Snow (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Wolves in the Snow begins with the news that Antoine has been cuckolding Lucie for years. A violent marital argument ensues resulting in Antoine's death. After lying about Antoine's whereabouts, Lucie discovers his secret life of ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: neo noir, murder, snow, couple relations, dealing with death, criminal heroes, tough heroes, vengeance, rescue, danger, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal quebec canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Secret in Their Eyes (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Spain, South Korea
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A tight-knit team of FBI investigators, along with their District Attorney supervisor, is suddenly torn apart when they discover that one of their own teenage daughters has been brutally murdered.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, clever, tense, intense ...
Plot: investigation, murder, missing child, mystery, crime, haunted by the past, uncover truth, fbi, life is a bitch, dishonesty, obsession, justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002
Place: usa, los angeles, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.9
 206K
Disturbia (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Kale is a 17-year-old placed under house arrest after punching his teacher. He is confined to his house, and decides to use his free time spying on his neighbors. Things start to get weird when guests enter the Turner's house and don't ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, intense, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, paranoia, neighbor, amateur detective, murder, bad guy, arrest, investigation, loneliness, mystery, suspicion, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 138K
Vantage Point (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The attempted assassination of the American President is told and re-told from several different perspectives.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, surprise ending, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, terrorism, betrayal, chase, bomb, secret service, president, assassination, investigation, danger, uncover truth, conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.9
 5K
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: captivating, tense, realistic, twists and turns, clever ...
Plot: murder, investigation, lobbyist, politics, bartender, gay, love and romance, administration, sexual relations, hypocrisy, couples, deadly ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: usa, virginia, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 6K
White Sands (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A small southwestern town sheriff finds a body in the desert with a suitcase and $500,000. He impersonates the man and stumbles into an FBI investigation.
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, investigation, mistaken identity, murder, undercover, crime, working undercover, who done it, crimes, mystery, hidden identity, neo noir ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new mexico, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 6.7
 47K
Transsiberian (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Spain, Lithuania
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A Trans-Siberian train journey from China to Moscow becomes a thrilling chase of deception and murder when an American couple encounters a mysterious pair of fellow travelers.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: train, murder, train ride, heroin, russian, crime, snow, blood, travel, couples, couple relations, manipulations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia, siberia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 8.1
 517K
Prisoners (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will this desperate father go to protect his family?
Style: suspenseful, bleak, psychological, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: kidnapping, missing child, police investigation, investigation, disappearance, crime, torture, brutality, revenge, vigilantism, maze, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.8
 36K
Mother (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A mother lives quietly with her twenty-eight-year-old son, Do-joon, providing herbs and acupuncture to neighbors. One day, a girl is brutally murdered, and Do-joon is charged with the killing. Now, it's his mother's call whether to prove ...
Style: tense, stylized, clever, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: murder, investigation, arrest, innocence, desperation, search, lawyer, drunkenness, golf club, rice, cell phone, acupuncture ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002
Place: asia, korea, south korea, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.9
 27K
The Double (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The mysterious murder of a US senator bearing the distinctive trademark of the legendary Soviet assassin 'Cassius', forces retired CIA operative, Paul Shepherson to team with rookie FBI agent, Ben Geary to solve the crime. Having spent ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, investigation, special agents, double agent, crime, ex law enforcer, deadly, hunt down, crimes, espionage, assassin, spy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c., paris france, mexico, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.2
 167K
Fracture (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A husband is on trial for the attempted murder of his wife, in what is seemingly an open/shut case for the ambitious district attorney trying to put him away. However, there are surprises for both around every corner, and, as a suspenseful game of ...
Style: psychological, suspense, twists and turns, enigmatic, suspenseful ...
Plot: mind game, investigation, obsession, lawyer, courtroom drama, perfect crime, manipulation, legal investigation, attempted murder, rivalry, hotshot lawyer, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 36K
Deception (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: As a corporate auditor who works in a number of different offices, Jonathan McQuarry wanders without an anchor among New York's power brokers. A chance meeting with charismatic lawyer Wyatt Bose leads to Jonathan's introduction to The ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, twists and turns, suspense, sexual ...
Plot: betrayal, frame up, hotel, deception, heist, lawyer, intrigue, danger, cons and scams, life turned upside down, teaching the ways of the world, sexual relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, spain, europe, new york, antarctica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.8
 10K
Character (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 122 min.
Story: J.W. Katadreuffe is the son of Joba Katadreuffe and A.B. Drevenhaven. Though fully neglected by Joba, Dreverhaven ensures the succesfull career of his son. Mostly unseen, though he sues his son a few times. The son Katadreuffe succeeds, but at great ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, emotional, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: loan, eviction, communism, office, murder, vengeance, chess, society, life is a bitch, family relations, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s, 1900s, 1910s
Place: netherlands, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%