Movies like Murder on the Orient Express

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Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
 6.5
 201K
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, artsy, suspense, non-linear, road movie
Plot: murder mystery, snow, investigation, murder, train, vengeance, whodunit, justice, conspiracy, doctor, suspect, stabbed to death, kidnapping, train conductor, steam train, knife, stabbing, professor, little girl, soldier, restaurant, false identity, husband wife relationship, princess, attempted murder ...
Time: 1930s, post world war one, pre world war two
Place: europe, venice, alps, jerusalem, turkey, istanbul turkey, former 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, crimes, investigation, crime, mystery, murder mystery and deadly mostly in Crime, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Murder on the Orient Express: Crooked House (2017), Knives Out (2019), The Girl on the Train (2016), Death on the Nile (2020), Disturbia (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
 17K
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.
Style: suspense, twists and turns, captivating, enigmatic
Plot: servant, mansion, lady, private detective, murder, vanity, family secret, investigation, secret, poisoned, money, husband wife relationship ...
Time: year 1957, quarry
Place: scotland yard, cairo egypt, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 354K
Knives Out (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his ...
Style: captivating, witty, exciting, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: mansion, eccentric family, murder mystery, investigation, murder investigation, private detective, inheritance, murder, house, crime, whodunit, suspect ...
Time: 2010s
Place: massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
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: thought provoking, suspenseful, stylized, talky, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, private detective, multiple suspects, whodunit, train, murder, murder mystery, train ride, stabbing, crime, crimes, mysterious character ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 70s
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey, london, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Girl on the Train (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, India
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: twist ending, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, tricky ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: police investigation, memory loss, obsession, psychology, violence against women, psychiatrist, infidelity, mental illness, psychiatry, depression, train, cheating wife ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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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: clever, suspenseful, tense, mind bending, stylized ...
Plot: murder, train, private detective, revenge, conspiracy, investigation, riddles and clues, mysterious character, mystery, on the road, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century
Place: istanbul turkey, belgrade
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Death on the Nile (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Story: Almost everyone on the S.S.Karnak, cruising the Nile, has a reason to want heiress Linnet Ridgeway dead. Her jewels are coveted by elderly Mrs. van Schuyler, her maid is upset because Linnet won't give her a promised dowry, writer Salome ...
Plot: whodunit, murder mystery, murder, belgian, boat, crime, crimes
Time: 1930s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 216K
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, girls' night
Plot: serial killer, neighbor, paranoia, loneliness, arrest, amateur detective, murder, bad guy, investigation, suspicion, mystery, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 49K
Tell No One (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: France, UK
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, suspense ...
Plot: frame up, investigation, murder, crimes, serial killer, corpse, crime, haunted by the past, disappearance, dishonesty, deadly, grief ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, twists and turns, captivating, enigmatic, talky ...
Plot: whodunit, multiple suspects, murder, cruise, private detective, murder mystery, investigation, mystery, deadly, heir heiress, love triangle, sphinx ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937
Place: egypt, washington d.c., england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.1
 577K
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: twist ending, suspenseful, bleak, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: kidnapping, investigation, police investigation, missing child, crime, neo noir, child abduction, brutality, disappearance, vigilantism, torture, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: pennsylvania, boston, usa
⇓ 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, suspense, psychological, tricky, psychotronic
Plot: uncover truth, interrogation, death, female lawyer, murder suspect, false accusation, judge, corpse, marriage, lawyer, suspect, moral dilemma ...
Place: barcelona, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.3
 79K
Taking Lives (2004)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
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: twist ending, surprise ending, twists and turns, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder investigation, police investigation, murder mystery, profiler, psychopath, fatal attraction, fake identity, dangerous attraction, strong female character, witness, mistaken identity ...
Time: 2000s, contemporary, 21st century, year 1983, year 2004 ...
Place: usa, canada, montreal, montreal quebec, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: suspenseful, twists and turns, clever, tense, mysterious ...
Plot: investigation, missing child, murder, mystery, crimes, crime, uncover truth, haunted by the past, fbi, dishonesty, life is a bitch, obsession ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: usa, los angeles, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Evil Under the Sun (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Trying to find how a millionaire wound up with a phony diamond brings Hercule Poirot to an exclusive island resort frequented by the rich and famous. When a murder is committed, everyone has an alibi.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, clever, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, island, murder mystery, crime, mystery, crimes, intrigue, multiple suspects, amateur detective, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1930s, 1920s
Place: greece, south of france, england, albania, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Murder in Three Acts (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Acapulco, Hercule Poirot attends a dinner party in which one of the guests clutches his throat and suddenly dies. The causes seem to be natural until another party with most of the same guests produces another corpse.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, detective series
Plot: murder, private detective, murder mystery, deadly, multiple suspects, riddles and clues, who done it, danger, manipulation, dishonesty, serial killer, estate ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
In the Valley of Elah (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A career officer and his wife work with a police detective to uncover the truth behind their son's disappearance following his return from a tour of duty in Iraq.
Style: tense, disturbing, heartbreaking, psychological, touching ...
Plot: investigation, war crime, disappearance, army, guilt, military, torture, patriotism, cover up, innocence lost, murder investigation, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2004
Place: iraq, usa, texas, bosnia, new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Caribbean Mystery (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 104 min.
Story: On Vacation, Miss Marple discovers that death of a British Officer is actully a murder and must solve the the case before the murderer strikes again
Style: serious, mind bending, realistic, suspenseful, clever ...
Plot: miss marple, investigation, murder, private detective, murder mystery, amateur detective, hotel, resort, crime, mystery, crimes, riddles and clues ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 261K
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, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: frame up, manhunt, escape, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, on the run, betrayal, framed for murder, fugitives, neo noir, doctor, corruption ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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 ⇓
100%
What Happened to Monday (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA, 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, suspense, suspenseful, tense, non-linear ...
Plot: dystopic future, death of sister, deception, distopia, violence, chase, betrayal, twin sisters, hidden room, birth control, struggle for survival, politics ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: 4:50 from Paddington (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Miss Marple's visiting friend sees a woman being strangled on a passing train, they immediately report it to the police. Inspector Slack sees Miss Marple as a bit of a busy body and drops the investigation after only a few days. Miss ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, clever, mind bending, serious
Plot: amateur detective, train, murder, riddles and clues, private detective, mystery, deadly, partners against crime, crime, who done it, miss marple, murder investigation ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, year 1957
Place: england, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Caribbean Mystery (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Aging Major Palgrave, an idiosyncratic but charming mystery writer, reveals to Miss Marple that one of the guests at a luxurious Caribbean resort they're staying at is a Bluebeard-type wife murderer. Unfortunately, the Major succumbs to an ...
Style: suspenseful, talky, clever, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, hotel, amateur detective, private detective, serial killer, law enforcement, deadly, couples, drug abuse, police investigation, aging, riddles and clues ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: caribbean, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A town busybody is poisoned at a busy reception in the home of famous film star Marina Gregg. The poisoned drink seemed intended for Marina, but Miss Marple is not so sure. She sets out to discover the true identity of the killer before he or she ...
Style: serious, mind bending, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, mystery, miss marple, murder mystery, crime, artists and showbiz, destiny, deadly, who done it, riddles and clues, beach, amateur detective ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: At Bertram's Hotel (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Miss Jane Marple is staying at an elegant hotel from her childhood compliments of her nephew Raymond. Also there is international adventurer Bess Sedgwick and Lady Selena Hazy (Joan Greenwood in her next to last performance). A doorman working at ...
Style: serious, clever, captivating, twists and turns, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, riddles and clues, hotel, murder, friendship, crime, crimes, who done it, deadly, adult virgin, mystery ...
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: Nemesis (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Miss Marple receives a most interesting request from Mr. Jason Rafiel, with whom she'd struck an acquaintance some years before. He would like her to solve a crime but, does not tell her what it might be, who might have been involved or where ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, police investigation, crime, riddles and clues, private detective, murder, tour guide, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, uncover truth, law enforcement ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Everybody Knows (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, Italy, Argentina, Germany
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Laura, a Spanish woman living in Buenos Aires, returns to her hometown outside Madrid with her Argentinian husband and children. However, the trip is upset by unexpected events that bring secrets into the open.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, thought provoking, compassionate, suspense
Plot: secret, ransom demand, wedding, ex-lover, missing daughter, investigation, search, family secret, sister sister relationship, saving a life, deception, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Appointment with Death (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Emily Boynton, stepmother to the three Boynton children -- Lennox, Raymond and Carol -- and mother to Ginevra, blackmails the family lawyer, Jefferson Cope, into destroying a second will of her late husband that would have freed the children from ...
Style: talky, serious, realistic, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, ship, blackmail, mystery, murder mystery, multiple suspects, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, crime ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s, year 1937, 80s
Place: israel, middle east, holy land, new jersey, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, clever, cult film
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, murder, investigation, police investigation, strangulation, crimes, uncover truth, crime, dishonesty, train, serial killer ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, talky, clever ...
Plot: private detective, riddles and clues, murder, murder mystery, investigation, mystery, crimes, crime, multiple suspects, dishonesty, deadly, estate ...
Time: 80s
Place: england, europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: murder mystery, murder, mind game, whodunit, yacht, vengeance, deadly, disorder, danger, manipulation, investigation, puzzle ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mediterranean sea, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%