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The Island of Thirty Coffins (1979)
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The Island of Thirty Coffins (1979)
Original name: L'île aux trente cercueils
Genre: Mystery, Crime, Drama
Country: France
Story: No overview found.
Plot: love, dog, world war one, shipwreck, prophecy, legend, druid, insanity, nurse, crucifix, bigamy, revenge, island, puzzle, murder, loss of son
Time: year 1917
Place: brittany

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If Tomorrow Comes (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 304 min.
Story: This mini-series focuses on two people, Tracy Whitney and Jeff Stevens. In the beginning, Tracy was an innocent, who was in love and pregnant, with the son of an affluent family. Obviously her family did not approve of her. She would sent ot prison ...
Style: suspenseful, thought provoking, sincere, suspense
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Murder on the Orient Express (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 280 min.
Story: The Japanese adaption of Agatha Christie's famous whodunit "Murder on the Orient Express".
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Cover Her Face (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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Shroud for a Nightingale (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: British TV mini series.
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The Fix (2019)
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Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Place: los angeles
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Masum (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Turkey
Duration: 60 min.
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The true story of Helen Betty Osborne, a 19 year old Indian girl who was brutually murdered and slain on November 12, 1971 in The Pas, Manitoba, Canada and nearly taking 20 years for the police to find the four men who murdered her.
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Duration: 50 min.
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Duration: 52 min.
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Duration: 54 min.
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The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes (1971)
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Duration: 50 min.
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Country: Spain
Duration: 50 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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Duration: 45 min.
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Style: disturbing, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 45 min.
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