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Murder in Peyton Place (1977)
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Murder in Peyton Place (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A former resident of the town of Peyton Place, now wealthy and powerful, secretly returns to the town and sets in motion a spate of killings designed as revenge for past wrongs.
Plot: courtroom, secret, murder, dog, car accident, penthouse, flashback, pay phone, falling from height

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and mind bending films with plots about murder, courtroom, legal, crimes, dedicated lawyer, deadly and crime mostly in Drama, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like Murder in Peyton Place: The Trial (2010), The Incident (1978), As Good as Dead (1995), I Miss You, Hugs and Kisses (1978), McBride: Murder Past Midnight (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Telltale Talk Show Host (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dr Sheila Carlin is good friends with Della who calls Perry in when she is being pestered by someone. On the theory that it could be somebody that she works with at a radio stations she arranges Perry to be interviewed by Winslow Keene who is also ...
Plot: courtroom, murder, tape over mouth
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Perry Mason: The Case of the Killer Kiss (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On the set of a popular daytime soap opera 'Mile High', actress Kris Buckner is being forced off by co-star Mark Stratton. When she says that she'll 'kill him before she leaves the show', she makes herself the prime suspect ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, mind bending
Plot: courtroom, murder, amateur detective, who done it, riddles and clues, actor's life, dishonesty, deadly, legal, dedicated lawyer, crime, mystery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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62%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Perry Mason defends the husband of a famous rock singer who was found being killed after having had a tremendous discussion with her husband and her manager.
Style: realistic, mind bending, serious, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, murder, dishonesty, law enforcement, couples, deadly, investigation, false accusation, amateur detective, courtroom drama, private detective, legal ...
Time: 80s
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58%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Defiant Daughter (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman from Las Vegas wants Perry Mason to defend her father.
Style: realistic, serious, clever, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, murder, law enforcement, dishonesty, mind game, amateur detective, legal, courtroom drama, rivalry, deadly, false accusation, mystery ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Perry Mason: The Case of the Lost Love (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Perry must defend the husband of an old flame from a murder charge.
Style: clever, tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: courtroom, murder, legal action, dishonesty, deadly, frame up, private detective, legal, rivalry, amateur detective, dedicated lawyer, hotshot lawyer ...
Time: 80s
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The Trial (2010)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After the horrific death of his wife and two sons, suicide seems to be the only escape for small town attorney Kent "Mac" McClain... until he's assigned a capital punishment case that begins to transform his life and those around him ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: murder, courtroom, courtroom drama, legal investigation, legal action, legal, dealing with death, crimes, dedicated lawyer, haunted by the past, introspection, death sentence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Musical Murder (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young theatre director is accused of killing a more famous Broadway director. Perry takes his case.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, power relations, workplace, rivalry, deadly, courtroom drama, murder, legal, who done it, investigation, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Incident (1978)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: The body of Sakai Hatsuko, a woman of 23 who has been slain with a knife, has been found in a forest. Some days later, Ueda Hiroshi, a 19-year-old shipyard worker, is arrested and charged with the murder. At Ueda's trial, a complex story ...
Plot: bicycle, courtroom, barmaid, pregnancy, attempted rape, knife, murder, lawyer, abortion, sister sister relationship, bridge, factory worker ...
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48%
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Perry Mason: The Case of the Poisoned Pen (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The chief suspects in the murder of an author are the numerous colleagues whom he continuously plagiarized.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, mind bending
Plot: courtroom, murder, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, courtroom drama, crimes, dedicated lawyer, amateur detective, rivalry, legal, intrigue ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Murdered Madam (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Perry investigates the murder of a former madam and uncovers a multimillion dollar banking fraud in the process.
Style: realistic, rough, mind bending, serious, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, murder, crimes, crime, protagonist as suspect, mind game, amateur detective, legal, friendship, rivalry, courtroom drama, uncover truth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
As Good as Dead (1995)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Susan switches identities with her new friend Nicole, so that Nicole can pay for her medical bills with Susan's insurance. Then Susan finds herself trapped in her new identity when Nicole ends up dead under questionable circumstances.
Plot: murder, body swapping, black pantyhose, brother, hospital, father, secret identity, female stockinged legs, pantyhose, secret
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Fashion (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Della's friend is accused of murdering a rival fashion magazine editor.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, clever, serious, mind bending
Plot: courtroom, murder, legal, dedicated lawyer, crime, track down, mystery, crimes, obsessive quest, witnessing a crime, uncover truth, fashion ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
I Miss You, Hugs and Kisses (1978)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Successful businessman Charles Kruschen (Donald Pilon) is accused of bludgeoning to death his beautiful but manipulative model wife Magdalene (Elke Sommer). As the trial draws to a close, Charles reflects on the events leading up to the terrible ...
Plot: courtroom, adultery, greed, millionaire, media, swimming pool, witness, shot to death, female nudity, suspect, real estate agent, infidelity ...
Place: hungary, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
McBride: Murder Past Midnight (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: McBride is a former cop-turned-defense lawyer with a penchant for taking on "lost cause" cases. After serving as a juror on an attempted murder case, McBride reluctantly agrees to represent the defendant in her retrial. Assisted by the ...
Plot: dog, judge, lawyer, murder, sergeant, district attorney, legal
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45%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Lady in the Lake (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman suddenly disappears after an early morning walk, and her husband is accused of murder.
Style: cynical, suspenseful, talky, clever, realistic ...
Plot: courtroom, murder, legal, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, investigation, wrong place wrong time, righting the wronged, power relations, who done it, private detective ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Sinister Spirit (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jordan White, a publisher friend of Perry, is called to a hotel where a guest, famous horror writer David Hall, has cleared out the hotel for a weekend and has called his "friends" - an actress, a fortune-teller, David's private ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: courtroom, writer's life, dedicated lawyer, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, murder, hotel, legal, crime, protagonist as suspect, mystery ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Perry Mason: The Case of the All-Star Assassin (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A hockey player of friend of Ken Malansky's is accused of murdering a team owner. Perry takes the case.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, rough, serious
Plot: courtroom, law enforcement, courtroom drama, amateur detective, hockey, power relations, rivalry, murder, legal, dishonesty, deadly, false accusation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Framing (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A painter, believed to be dead, returns to make allegations that a gallery owner is selling counterfeits of his work. Later, the artist is murdered.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, mind bending, clever ...
Plot: courtroom, uncover truth, crime, artists and showbiz, investigation, false accusation, courtroom drama, murder, legal, forgery, mystery, performer's life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Perry Mason: The Case of the Skin-Deep Scandal (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The owner of a cosmetics company is unveiling a new cream which she claims she's been using. She's been keeping her age a secret and now reveals that she's 60 and owes her appearance to the cream. She's later killed and the ...
Style: realistic, mind bending, serious, clever, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, legal investigation, crimes, crime, dedicated lawyer, mystery, legal, uncover truth, who done it, murder, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Last Letter (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: As they file into the deliberation room, 11 jurors are ready to convict the defendant of 14 counts of murder, but one holdout forces the others to reevaluate the evidence -- and their own motives -- in this tense courtroom drama. As the jurors sift ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: gun in mouth, nude woman murdered, american flag, jury, hearing aid, courtroom, female nudity, walker, blood, flashback, clue, trial ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Only God Can Judge Me (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Film from Tody Walker
Plot: trial, courtroom, jury, redemption, prison, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Midnight Man (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An ex-convict, and ex-cop, finds himself in the midst of drama as a murder, of a female student, is commited at the university where he works as a night watchman. He is reluctantly drawn into the criminal investigation and eventually becomes a ...
Plot: murder, ex convict, investigation, police officer, murder mystery, tractor, ex cop, campus, three brothers, lesbian, redneck, barn
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Sleeping Waters (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Portugal
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Whatever happened to my father?
Plot: brother sister relationship, swamp, prostitute, murder, little sister, family secret, family relations, servant, secret
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Charades (1998)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Barry is a down-and-out-guy who takes a job at the shipping department of Technoworks, a high-tech Yuppie company. He gets invited to the house of his boss Quinn, for a weekend afternoon barbecue with some of his boss's friends. The party gets ...
Plot: flashback, blood, breasts, barbecue, body bag, blood on clothes, sergeant, racial slur, woman on top, neighbor, violence, sex scene ...
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33%
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Paper Man (1971)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A prank that starts with a group of college students creating a fictitious person so they can get a credit card develops into a plot that leaves three of them dead.
Plot: murder, suicide, computer, college, falling from height, murder mystery, falling through a window, elevator
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32%
Her Final Fury: Betty Broderick, the Last Chapter (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The sequel to "A Woman Scorned: The Betty Broderick Story" in which Betty Broderick is on trial for the murder of her ex-husband and his new wife.
Plot: true crime, courtroom, divorce, lawyer, revenge, murder
Place: san diego california
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31%
Midnight Invitation (1981)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Keiko Inagawa (Asami Kobayashi) pays a visit to neurologist Aizawa about her fiancé Tatsuo Tamura (Kaoru Kobayashi). A mysterious case involving the disappearance of Tatsuo’s three brothers, one after the other, is yet to be resolved and now ...
Plot: pharmacy, coincidence, airport, secret, picture, fiancee, drawing, disappearance
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Spiral Staircase (2000)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: People are trapped in a house with a killer.
Style: enigmatic, psychological, suspense, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Plot: dark and stormy night, serial killer, murder, secret, sheriff, mansion, stranded, secret door, mute, secret passage, spiral staircase, secret passageway ...
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30%
Breaking the Silence (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Defending a teen charged with patricide drudges up dark memories for a lawyer.
Plot: patricide, physical abuse, childhood trauma, lawyer, murder, flashback, incest, haunted by the past, child abuse, son murders father, male female relationship, courtroom ...
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28%
The Criminal Who Stole a Crime (1969)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Poland
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Retired police captain tells a reporter about his latest action - carried on their own investigation into the mysterious death of the girl. Captain MO, Gray, conducts her own investigation into the death of Eve Salm, called Princess. She was a ...
Plot: mysterious death, heart attack, interrogation, police, murder, courtroom, neo noir, witness, robbery, falling from height, secret, alcohol ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
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28%