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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
TV show
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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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and suspense films and TV series with plots about murder, investigation, police investigation, police, crimes, crime and deadly mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Island of Thirty Coffins: If Tomorrow Comes (1986), Murder on the Orient Express (2015), Shroud for a Nightingale (1984), Cover Her Face (1985), Arne Dahl: Europa blues (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
If Tomorrow Comes (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 304 min.
TV show
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.
TV show
Story: The Japanese adaption of Agatha Christie's famous whodunit "Murder on the Orient Express".
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Shroud for a Nightingale (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
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Story: British TV mini series.
Plot: murder, investigation
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Cover Her Face (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Chief Superintendent Adam Dalgliesh investigates the death of Alice Liddell who ran a home for unwed mothers. One of those residents is Sally Jupp who was a witness in a drugs smuggling and murder investigation in London. Sally works at the local ...
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Arne Dahl: Europa blues (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 180 min.
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Story: A man is found dead, hung from a tree. Another body is found in Skansen's wolverine enclosure. Five girls attempt to flee from Sweden.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Arne Dahl: The Blinded Man (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 178 min.
TV show
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Duration: 60 min.
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Place: los angeles
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Duration: 60 min.
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Duration: 240 min.
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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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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Agatha Christie Hour (1982)
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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Nobody Knows (2020)
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Country: South Korea
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TV show
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Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Dalziel and Pascoe (1996)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Heat of the Sun (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
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Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%