Movies like The Cater Street Hangman

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The Cater Street Hangman (1998)
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The Cater Street Hangman (1998)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With the help of a feisty aristocratic woman, a working-class Scotland Yard inspector hunts for a serial killer of young women in Victorian London.
Plot: serial killer, pregnancy, adultery, murder, sibling relationship, parent child relationship, inspector, loss of sister, sister sister relationship, father daughter relationship, blood, doctor, loss of son
Time: victorian england, 1800s, 19th century, victorian era
Place: england

Most similar movies to The Cater Street Hangman

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and tense films with plots about murder, crimes, serial killer, deadly, crime, investigation and mystery mostly in Crime, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like The Cater Street Hangman: The Commander (2003), The Moonstone (1996), Evil Judgment (1984), The Alphabet Murders (1965), Hitch Hike to Hell (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Commander (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Commander Clare Blake has risen to the top of her profession in the male-dominated Metropolitan Police Service and is now the head of the serious crimes unit. Some years previously she arrested James Lampton for murder. He was subsequently sentenced ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Plot: murder, serial killer, crime, who done it, police investigation, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, manipulations, team, ex convict ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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The Moonstone (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Greg Wise (Sense and Sensibility) and Keeley Hawes (Karaoke) star in this sumptuous adaptation of Wilkie Collins' classic mystery, the first detective novel ever written. The Moonstone, a sacred Hindu diamond was stolen from the head of the ...
Plot: drum, paint, juggler, period piece, singing, nightgown, robbery, curse, piano, diamond, theft, cousin cousin relationship
Time: 1840s, victorian era, 19th century, 1800s, victorian england
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: The Murder at the Vicarage (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Faced with two false confessions and numerous suspects after a despised civil magistrate is found shot in the local vicarage, Detective Inspector Slack reluctantly accepts help from Miss Marple.
Style: twists and turns, serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: village, church, amateur detective, murder, mystery, riddles and clues, who done it, crime, crimes, deadly, uncover truth, village life ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: murder, mystery, miss marple, actor's life, beach, who done it, crime, murder mystery, crimes, deadly, amateur detective, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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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: slasher, murder, serial killer, justice, corruption, violence, mansion, investigation, country, maniac
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Alphabet Murders (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates a series of murders in London in which the victims are killed according to their initials.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, witty
Plot: private detective, serial killer, investigation, murder, crime, murder mystery, miss marple, parody, riddles and clues, who done it, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Hitch Hike to Hell (1977)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Howard is mild-mannered and slightly simple-minded, with a habit of picking up teenage hitchhikers while driving his delivery routes. Sometimes the girls admit to being runaways, and if they claim to hate their mothers it drives Howard into a ...
Plot: rape, sex, van, serial killer, hitchhiker, murder, white panties, fondling, outdoor sex, bare breasts, panties, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
A Study in Terror (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Watson reads from the newspaper there have been two similar murders near Whitechapel in a few days, Sherlock Holmes' sharp deductive is immediately stimulated to start its merciless method of elimination after observation of every ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, gothic
Plot: sherlock holmes, jack the ripper, private detective, serial killer, murder, prostitute, mystery, amateur detective, partners against crime, crime, slasher, investigation ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1880s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Suspicions of Mr Whicher: The Murder at Road Hill House (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In 1860 Scotland Yard's 'Prince of Sleuths' Jack Whicher is sent to rural Wiltshire to investigate the murder of three-year-old Saville Kent,snatched from his bed at night and killed.
Style: twists and turns, tense, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: country house, murder, private detective, investigation, who done it, crimes, deadly, child killer, multiple suspects, english, dead child, death of child ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1860s
Place: england, scotland yard, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The corpse of a shabbily dressed young woman has been discovered in the mud flats of the Thames at low tide. Police assume she's a prostitute, but Dr. Watson suspects something more and goes to his old friend Holmes, now retired and at very ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: private detective, serial killer, sherlock holmes, murder, strangulation, mystery, crime, investigation, who done it, crimes, deadly, hotshot hero ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Mirror Crack'd (1980)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jane Marple solves the mystery when a local woman is poisoned and a visiting movie star seems to have been the intended victim.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, tense ...
Plot: private detective, serial killer, murder, death, investigation, movie star, village, mystery, murder mystery, amateur detective, crime, police investigation ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, 1930s
Place: england, scotland, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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A Is For Acid (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: John George Haigh, the notorious "acid bath murderer" in 1940s England, becomes the subject of this dramatisation
Plot: acid, serial killer, serial murder, religious fanaticism, murder confession, hotel, deception, murder, money, debt, car, killer ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Prime Suspect: The Scent of Darkness (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: From IMDB: A series of brutal sex murders disturbingly similar to the pattern of Superintendent Jane Tennison's first major case leads to the awful suggestion that she may have caught the wrong man the first time.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, psychological
Plot: serial killer, murder, false accusation, kidnapping, retirement home, amateur detective, mystery, protagonist as suspect, crime, missing person, who done it, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1983 (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nine years on, another Morley child has gone missing on her way home from school. Detective Chief Superintendent Maurice Jobson is forced to remember the very similar disappearance of Clare Kemplay, who was found dead in 1974, and the subsequent ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, missing child, crime, murder, police corruption, police brutality, uncover truth, mystery, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe, yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1980 (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After 6 years of brutal murders the West Yorkshire Police fear that they may have already interviewed The Ripper and let him back into the world to continue his reign of terror upon the citizens of Yorkshire, but things become more difficult for the ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: serial killer, police corruption, murder, crime, police investigation, uncover truth, neo noir, mystery, who done it, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1980
Place: yorkshire, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Shadow in the North (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When an elderly client loses a fortune on an investment, fearless Sally Lockhart will stop at nothing to rectify the situation — even if it means risking everything important to her in the process. As Sally sorts out the threads of the mystery — ...
Style: talky, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: amateur sleuth, murder, mystery, amateur detective, investigation, detective agency, crime, uncover truth, crimes, partners against crime, private detective, mind game ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian, 1870s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Killing Jar (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A stranger armed with a shotgun takes seven patrons hostage in a remote roadside diner. But as the body count increases, the desperate survivors discover that one of the hostages may be even more dangerous than their captor.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: murder, splatter, shotgun, serial killer, blood, hostage, hostages, isolation, confined, crimes, danger, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Appropriate Adult (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Dramatisation of the case of serial killers Fred and Rose West, focusing on the way in which they were brought to justice.
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, thought provoking
Plot: serial killer, confession, murder, police interrogation, social worker, crime scene, garden, prostitute, basement, police investigation, crime, psychopath ...
Time: 1990s, 20th century, 90s, year 1994
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Scream of the Butterfly (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A beautiful woman marries a rich man for his money, then embarks on an affair and plans to use her boyfriend to help murder her husband.
Plot: murder, adultery, bisexual, bubble bath, female nudity, flashback, sex
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
In the Devil's Garden (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Crime, Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After one schoolgirl is raped while taking a short cut through the local woods, and another is murdered in the same woods a few days later, the local police are baffled. With the help of a reporter from one of the local papers, and against the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary, disturbing ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, rape, voyeur, psychologist, gory, crime, slasher, hospital, police, exploitation, stalker ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: talky, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, isolation, serial killer, private detective, house, murder mystery, mystery, psychopath, crime, false accusation, amateur detective, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 60s, 1930s, 1960s
Place: austria, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Chasing Shadows (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Chasing Shadows' follows a team of special operatives who are tracking down serial killers.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: serial killer, crime, missing person, police investigation, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, murder, partners
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: A Pocket Full of Rye (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When a handful of grain is found in the pocket of a murdered businessman, Miss Marple seeks a murderer with a penchant for nursery rhymes.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, clever, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, riddles and clues, murder, mystery, uncover truth, who done it, law enforcement, poison, miss marple
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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, mind bending, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, tour guide, private detective, crime, riddles and clues, police investigation, crimes, uncover truth, uninhibited rivalry, missing person, law enforcement ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: suspenseful, serious, talky, realistic, clever ...
Plot: investigation, private detective, murder, hotel, resort, miss marple, amateur detective, mystery, who done it, crime, vacation, murder mystery ...
Time: 80s
Place: caribbean, bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Crime
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Mystery abounds when it is discovered that, one by one, the greatest Chefs in Europe are being killed. The intriguing part of the murders is that each chef is killed in the same manner that their own special dish is prepared in. Food critics and the ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, mystery, serial killer, crime, investigation, race against time, crimes, deadly, goofy hero, cooking and food, disorder, diet ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Killer in Prague (2012)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The little town of Petrovice has been terrorized by a serial killer who is murdering the students of the local school. The police are searching for the killer, but cannot find any lead. There is every indication that the masked murderer has been ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: serial killer, teenager, murder, police interrogation, danger, group of friends, mask, deputy, villain, friendship, violence, stabbed to death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Limehouse Golem (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A series of murders has shaken the community to the point where people believe that only a legendary creature from dark times – the mythical Golem – must be responsible.
Style: gothic
Plot: hanging, serial killer, police inspector, investigation, death sentence, murder, library, book, razor blade, courtroom, blood, confession ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: They Do It with Mirrors (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: At the insistence of Ruth Van Rydock, an old schoolfriend who is convinced that there is something wrong, Miss Marple agrees to visit 'Stonygates', the country house of Ruth's sister.
Style: serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, clever ...
Plot: amateur detective, mystery, riddles and clues, who done it, crimes, uncover truth, law enforcement, poisoning, psychiatrist, father son relationship, poison, estate ...
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Without a Clue (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes is as dashing as ever, but with a little secret: Dr. Watson is the brains behind the operation. When Reginald Kincaid, the actor he has hired to play Holmes becomes insufferable, Watson fires him and tries to go out on his own, but ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: private detective, farce, actor, sherlock holmes, investigation, mystery, parody, comedy of errors, spectacle, switching roles, crimes, hidden identity ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%