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The Lady in Question (1999)
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The Lady in Question (1999)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1938, Jewish-rights activist Emma Sachs is targeted by the Nazis. When she dies, foul play is suspected. But was it the Nazis, or was it someone else? Det. Tony Rossini investigates, along with Larry "Cash" Carter, a theatre director connected to Mrs. Sachs and her family.
Plot: murder, female director, nazi, jewish, inheritance, flight attendant, secretary, aunt nephew relationship, suspect, nazis
Time: year 1938
Place: germany

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and tense films with plots about murder, investigation, deadly, crimes, serial killer, police and dishonesty mostly in Crime, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Lady in Question: The Night Stalker (2016), Evil Judgment (1984), Sin by Murder (2004), Scream of the Butterfly (1965), My Body Hungers (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Night Stalker (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An account of serial killer Richard Ramírez and his rampage in California during the mid-1980s.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: police, rape, death, murder, serial killer, female director, serial murder, murderer, rapist
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: murder, slasher, serial killer, maniac, corruption, violence, mansion, country, justice, investigation
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Sin by Murder (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the night of their tenth anniversary, corporate lawyer Michael Barnes' wife is brutally murdered. Labelled the prime suspect by Detectives Jack Burns and Amy Cobb, Barnes must try to clear his name before it's too late... Along the way, ...
Plot: necklace, murder, lawyer, telephone call, bare breasts, tattoo, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: bisexual, adultery, murder, assassination plot, flashback, nudity (full frontal - brief), sex, female nudity, bubble bath
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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My Body Hungers (1967)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Marcia, a sexy bucolic orphan, hitch-hikes to the city to meet up with her sister, who has promised her a job at the roadhouse where she works as a hostess. She has no qualms about sleeping with her driver in order to be safeguarded to her ...
Plot: strangulation, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), assassin, woman kills woman, bare breasts, erotica, death of sister, female nudity, woman strangled to death
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Murder at Honeymoon Hotel (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China, South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Da Zhi is a doorman at a luxury hotel. He uses his vacation in exchange of a presidential suite at the hotel to satisfy his wife's wish. However, the manager gives the presidential suite to a celebrity and breaks the deal with him. He tries to ...
Plot: hotel, murder, actress, wedding, plastic surgery
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Macon County Jail (1997)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After she leaves her cheating husband, Susan Reed (Ally Sheedy) embarks on a cross-country road trip where she falls victim to a series of mishaps that land her behind bars in the redneck Macon County Jail. Once inside, she's subjected to ...
Plot: hitchhiker, on the run, rape, murder, rape and revenge, female director, unfaithful, female protagonist, prison escape, screaming, nausea, prison ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Night Rain (2021)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: An actress is unwittingly hired by her stalker to make an independent movie about a famous unsolved Hollywood murder, but she and her group of young indie filmmakers soon find themselves the subject of their own terror.
Style: based on true events
Plot: stalker, murder, filmmaking, hollywood, true crime
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Mortal Sins (1989)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A PI hired to find a killer is led to a corrupt televangelist.
Plot: televangelist, investigation, daughter, sex, murder, erotica, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Pendulum (2001)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The nature and lure of power: in Dallas, a councilman is on trial for corruption, the D.A. is running for the US Senate, a serial killer is slashing prostitutes, and a professor is murdered. Amanda Reeve is assigned to investigate the law-school ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, politician, police corruption, uncover truth, life is a bitch, investigation, dishonesty, crimes, dangerous attraction, who done it, crime ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Back to the Streets of San Francisco (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mike Stone's back and his old partner, Steve Keller, is missing. So Mike heads up an investigation. At the same time, he is investigating another brutal murder. And he is trying to decide which of two inspectors shall he recommend for the ...
Plot: murder, mystery, disappearance, partner, drug addict, gunfight, rookie, warden, evidence, police captain, priest, judge ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, tense, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, diner, hostage, serial killer, crime gone awry, confined, hostages, isolation, rivalry, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, police, cheating wife, female nudity, unfaithful husband, investigation, sex game, beating, knife, ripping clothes, nudity (full frontal - brief), child murderess
Time: year 1969
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Death Sentence (1974)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A juror on a murder case begins to believe that the man on trial is innocent of the crime - and then discovers that the real killer is her own husband.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, courtroom, trial, deadly, mystery, legal investigation, crimes, protagonist as suspect, dedicated lawyer, legal, couples, hotshot lawyer ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 33
Detached (2009)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Detached is a contemporary Scrooge tale set in the Hollywood Hills that follows Chadh Campbell, an unscrupulous mortgage broker, as he receives a stream of anonymous holiday greetings during Christmas Eve and Day. As Chadh searches for the ...
Plot: hollywood, christmas, revenge, secret, murder, mockery, selfishness, regret, hate, racial injustice, scrooge, brutality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.0
 160
The Advocate (2013)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A grieving defense attorney gets caught in a twisted game of who-done-it when he takes on the case of a beautiful socialite who is accused of murder.
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: murder, lawyer, courtroom, false accusation, hotshot lawyer, protagonist as suspect, deadly, legal, rivalry, dishonesty, law enforcement, dealing with death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Death will return (1961)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Adapted from Nikos Foskolos’ theatrical play. On a terribly stormy night, in a secluded hotel, the owner, Brigadier Norton, is murdered. Prime suspects: his daughter Elena, his second wife Liza, Liza’s niece and her fiancé, Norton’s ...
Style: suspense
Plot: neo noir, mansion, morphine, murder, neo-noir, mirror, gun, piano, death, athenian, murderer, greek ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: cyprus, hellas, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Whole Truth (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A defense attorney works to get his teenage client acquitted of murdering his wealthy father.
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Plot: lawyer, murder, defense attorney, death of father, lie, teenager, widow, mother son relationship, family relations, legal action, patricide, female director ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Twenty Plus Two (1961)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Julia Joliet handles fan mail for movie stars. Now someone has a message for her, delivered at point-blank range. David Janssen (TV’s The Fugitive) brings his laconic cool to Twenty Plus Two as Tom Alder, a Los Angeles private eye who ties ...
Plot: private detective, disappearance, killer, secretary, investigation, hollywood, bellhop, murder, heiress, movie star, missing person, unwanted pregnancy ...
Time: year 1961, 1960s, 60s
Place: chicago illinois, tokyo, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Hanky Panky (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The complete innocent, Michael Jordon, is drawn into a web of secrecy and government secrets when a girl carrying a mysterious package gets into a taxi with him. When she is later murdered, Michael is the chief suspect and on the run.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: frame up, false accusation, murder, on the run, espionage, taxi, hotel, amateur detective, witnessing a crime, investigation, protagonist as suspect, crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.9
 863
Deadly Weapons (1974)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After the mob hits a guy with a list, one of the hoods keeps the list for himself to blackmail the people on it. When the mobsters find out he's a double-crosser, they off him, which angers his busty girlfriend. She goes after them using the ...
Style: cult film
Plot: breasts, revenge, exploitation, female director, murder, female nudity, sleaze, big breasts, sexploitation, female protagonist, sleeping pill, large breasts ...
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Secret of the Blackbirds (1983)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Mr. Fortescue, owner of a big company, unexpectedly dies. The autopsy shows that he has been poisoned. Nobody actually loved him, and even his family members had their reasons to kill him. But who really did it? And who is responsable for killing ...
Style: exciting, enigmatic, surprise ending
Plot: miss marple, murder investigation, murder, family relations, romancing a criminal, inheritance, poison
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 2.0
 956
Magic Man (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to see magic idol Krell Darius perform his world-famous magic act, a beautiful aspiring young-magician, Tatiana, travels from New York to Las Vegas with her closest friends, BFFs, Elena and Vera. As the layers of illusion unfold, so too do ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: investigation, haunted by the past, police detective, manipulations, serial killer, crimes, danger, murder, deadly, manipulation, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 4.9
 194
The Insomniac (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: John Figg has a great career and a gorgeous fiancée. When he inherits a nice house in a quiet neighborhood, he finally starts to feel like his life is coming together. Trouble arises, however, when John's house is burglarized, and the thieves ...
Style: dark
Plot: whodunit, betrayal, paranoia, self destruction, obsession, insomnia, murder, self destructing
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Perfect Student (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A criminology professor becomes a target herself when she tries to establish the innocence of her star student in a murder.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, psychological, tense, mind bending ...
Plot: college life, crimes, murder, deception, seduction, police, courtroom, investigation, amateur detective, danger, college, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Judge and Jake Wyler (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A retired lady judge runs a private detective agency, helped by an ex-con and various parolees.
Plot: murder, detective agency, probation, private detective, ex convict
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Innocent (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The owner of a drugstore is killed in a hold-up. The only witness who saw one of the murderers without his mask is Gregory, a nine year old autistic boy. Cop Barlow is sure they'll try to silence him. He tries to get him to draw a picture of ...
Plot: female director, serial killer, scientist, witness, autism, murder, police detective, mask, multiple murder
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Happy Birthday, Türke! (1992)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Kemal Kayankaya, a private detective, was hired by a Turkish women, Ilter, to search for his husband, Amend, who has been missing since the death of her father, Vassif. Unknownst to him, he was about to unravel the secrets of his client's ...
Plot: female director, foster home, the underworld, turk, private detective, missing person, police, secret, male nudity
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.2
 47K
Untraceable (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Special Agent Jennifer Marsh (Diane Lane) works in an elite division of the FBI dedicated to fighting cybercrime. She thinks she has seen it all, until a particularly sadistic criminal arises on the Internet. This tech-savvy killer posts live feeds ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, suspense, intense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, psychopath, webcam, website, kidnapping, investigation, special agents, internet, torture, violence, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 37K
Cleaner (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Single father and former cop Tom Cutler has an unusual occupation: he cleans up death scenes. But when he's called in to sterilize a wealthy suburban residence after a brutal shooting, Cutler is shocked to learn he may have unknowingly erased ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crimes, murder, police corruption, crime, ex law enforcer, murder investigation, mystery, ex cop, graphic violence, corrupt law enforcer, buried truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%