Movies like The Strangler of Blackmoor Castle

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The Strangler of Blackmoor Castle (1963)
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The Strangler of Blackmoor Castle (1963)
Original name: Der Würger von Schloß Blackmoor
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A strangler is loose on a British estate, and he not only strangles his victims but brands an "M" onto their foreheads before he decapitates them.
Plot: serial killer, murder investigation, male female relationship, castle, underground, masked killer, scot, murder, haunted by the past, evil man, bridge, dark secret, estate, severed head, police detective, multiple murder, old dark house
Place: london, scotland yard

Most similar movies to The Strangler of Blackmoor Castle

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, suspenseful, serious and scary films with plots about murder, serial killer, psychopath, blood, investigation, police detective and crimes mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like The Strangler of Blackmoor Castle: The Squeaker (1963), The Sinister Monk (1965), The Door with Seven Locks (1962), The Phantom of Sojo (1964), The Corpse Packs His Bags (1972). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Squeaker (1963)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Scotland Yard investigates a series of murders where the victims have died by snake venom poisoning.
Plot: suicide of husband, tiger, crime investigation, blowgun, animal bite, snake, poison, police detective, blackmail, reporter, murder
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Sinister Monk (1965)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A hooded serial killer finds a novel way to murder his victims--he lashes them to death with a whip. The police try to track him down before any more murders occur.
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, police, helicopter, inheritance, wrongful imprisonment, boarding school, windmill, acid, carrier pigeon, murder, pigeon, cousin cousin relationship ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
The Door with Seven Locks (1962)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A rich man bequeaths seven keys to seven of his friends, but only one will unlock the door to untold wealth.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: secret passage, mad doctor, lobotomy, locked door, castle, serial killer, secret passageway, kidnapping, key, multiple murder, snake
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Phantom of Sojo (1964)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A masked killer is stalking and killing Londoners outside a nightclub.
Style: art house, psychotronic
Plot: murder, wheelchair, female nudity, stockings, bare breasts, female killer, serial killer, murder mystery, prostitution, insurance fraud, writers, multiple murder ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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The Corpse Packs His Bags (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Spain, UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A London slasher pack the suitcases of his victims before stabbing them to death in this adaptation of Edgar Wallace's 'Secret of the Black Suitcases.'
Plot: drug traffic, serial killer, jumping from a window, knife in back, drug use, female nudity, drug trade, jumping through a window, stabbed in the back
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.0
 338
Room 13 (1964)
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany, Denmark, France
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A serial-killer is murdering the ladies of a night club. Detective Gray is seeking for the killer but can only find a lot of gangsters. And the killer is about to act again...
Plot: blackmail, female serial killer, suicide of mother, mistress, train robbery, nightclub, murder, private investigator, throat slitting, striptease, serial killer, stripper ...
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Mad Executioners (1963)
Genre: Crime, Horror
Country: West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of hooded vigilantes hang wrong-doers with a subplot about another murderer. Surprise ending.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: vigilante, hanging, mad scientist, drugged drink, evil man, rape, death, serial murder, serial killer, amusement park, hit by a train, murder
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.7
 243
Reaper (2000)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Horror novelist Luke Sinclair retreats to a small town to finish writing his latest book. A young woman is murdered in the woods nearby, in circumstances similar to those in his bestselling novel, "Reaper". Faced with increasing pressure ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, motel, investigation, writer's block, sheriff, alcohol abuse, sexual murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Dead Eyes of London (1961)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A disfigured killer with glazed-over white eyes is doing the dirty work so that an insurance agent-doctor can get the victims' insurance money.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary ...
Plot: murder, dishonesty, law enforcement, psychopath, mystery, danger, who done it, riddles and clues, cons and scams, amateur detective, clergy, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: england, london, britain, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.9
 338
Night Visions (1990)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stubborn detective Tom Mackey, assigned to a Los Angeles murder case involving a couple of serial killings, gets increasingly frustrated with the dead end leads he's following and the lack of appreciation he gets from his chief, police captain ...
Plot: police investigation, serial killer, police, psychic power, murder, police detective, falling to death, police captain, team up, psychic
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, teenager, murder, police interrogation, psychopath, group of friends, danger, friendship, masked killer, violence, phone terror, mystery killer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Puzzle of the Red Orchid (1962)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Rival gangsters from Chicago move to London and attempt to extort money from rich Britons.
Plot: inspector, clerk, machine gun, organized crime, extortion, blackmail, throat cut, will, american abroad, knife in back, car bomb, carrier pigeon ...
Place: scotland yard, chicago illinois, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Zombie Walks (1968)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A serial killer who calls himself "The Laughing Corpse" dresses up in a skeleton costume and kills his victims with a poison-filled scorpion-shaped ring.
Plot: police investigation, dead brother, evil laugh, serial killer, funeral
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 232
Speck (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Gruesome true story of murderer Richard Speck who killed eight nursing students in one night in Chicago during the late sixties. The story also follows him to his prison fate and uncovers more of his strange behavoir before his death.
Plot: sadist, rape, nurse, violence, torture, evil man, serial killer, murder
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.6
 217
Mask of Murder (1988)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a Canadian village are women being killed by a psychopath. Chief Rich and Inspector McLane have no clue until McLane shoots a suspicious man. Now the killing seems to have ended, but the killer picks yet another victim...
Plot: serial killer, razor, slashing, wannabe, set up, murder, masked killer, interrogation, witness, murder investigation, theater, abrupt ending ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Hatter's Ghost (1982)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A hatter in a provincial town (Michel Serrault) leads the life of a respectable citizen but is in fact a serial murderer. The only person to suspect this is his neighbour the tailor (Charles Asnavour).
Plot: serial killer, doctor, neighbor, psychopath, basement, cellar, dead wife, tailor, maniac, anonymous letter, small town, cafe ...
Place: brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Crimson Rivers (2000)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two French policemen, one investigating a grisly murder at a remote mountain college, the other working on the desecration of a young girl's grave by skinheads, are brought together by the clues from their respective cases. Soon after they ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, crime, mountain, police investigation, police detective, faked death, ritual, corpse, secret, demon ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, europe, alps, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Lady in Red Kills Seven Times (1972)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, Monaco
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The film starts out incredibly in a beautiful Gothic castle in Germany. As little girls, Kitty Wildenbrück and her sister Evelyn have been fighting when their grandfather tells them the story behind an incredibly uncanny painting: Legend has it ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, exciting, psycho film ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, whodunit, stabbed to death, female psychopath, death, insanity, brutality, violence, sadism, cruelty, blood ...
Place: europe, west germany, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Close Your Eyes (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: While treating a policewoman for smoking, hypnotherapist Michael Strother has a telepathic vision of a young girl floating beneath the surface of a stream. The escaped victim of a ritualistic serial killer, the girl has become mute, and Michael is ...
Style: tense, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: hypnosis, mystery, serial killer, mind game, police investigation, psychopath, curses spells and rituals, murder, woman in danger, manipulation, missing person, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary
Place: london, europe, england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 953
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, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: investigation, police detective, haunted by the past, serial killer, manipulations, crimes, danger, deadly, murder, manipulation, dishonesty, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Mysterious Magician (1964)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The sister of a famous, but as yet uncaught, criminal named The Hexer is murdered. Inspector Higgins of Scotland Yard believes that The Hexer will surface to take his revenge on his sister's killers, and plans to set a trap to finally capture ...
Plot: inspector, mask, clerk, united kingdom, british police, vengeance, human trafficking, police detective, vigilante, murder investigation, submarine, criminal gang ...
Place: australia, england, scotland yard, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.4
 11K
The Cure (1997)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A wave of gruesome murders is sweeping Tokyo. The only connection is a bloody X carved into the neck of each of the victims. In each case, the murderer is found near the victim and remembers nothing of the crime. Detective Takabe and psychologist ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, scary, enigmatic ...
Plot: investigation, serial killer, murder, hypnosis, mind control, amnesia, police detective, hallucination, psychosis, stranger, interrogation, mystery ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Invisible Dr. Mabuse (1962)
Genre: Horror, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Strange things happen in a revue theatre. The dancer Maria seems to be hunted by an invisible admirer. When the body of a probable FBI agent is found in a trunk the police asks FBI man Joe Como for help. Como gets interested in the revue theatre and ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: secret agent, secret agents, fire, fbi agent, secret formula, invisible man, dancer, investigation, car accident, scientist, neo noir, self sacrifice ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Hunchback of Soho (1966)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman is kidnapped and her identity is stolen by criminals attempting to collect her inheritance.
Plot: dead brother, evil priest, murder, will, fake priest, general, cheating, illegal gambling, strangulation, inheritance, world war two veteran, policewoman killing ...
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Creature with the Blue Hand (1967)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Scotland Yard is after a homicidal maniac called The Blue Hand, which is what he uses to kill his victims.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, gothic, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, mental institution, psychopath, slasher, twins, graphic violence, mad scientist, zombie, rivalry, stalking, who done it, false accusation ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.7
 5K
The Lodger (2009)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set in Los Angeles with two converging plot lines – The first involves an uneasy relationship between a psychologically unstable landlady and her enigmatic lodger – The second is about a troubled detective engaged in a cat-and-mouse game with ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: police investigation, police detective, serial killer, murder, mysterious character, mind game, haunted by the past, psychopath, mystery, insanity, hollywood, false accusation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, santa monica california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hellraiser: Inferno (2000)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A shady police detective becomes embroiled in a strange world of murder, sadism and madness after being assigned a murder investigation against a madman known only as "The Engineer".
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, psychological, rough ...
Plot: murder, nightmare, police detective, good versus evil, chase, police investigation, psychopath, supernatural, law enforcement, escapades, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Blue Eyes of the Broken Doll (1974)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-convict, troubled by dreams that he strangles women, is hired as the caretaker on an estate owned by three very strange sisters. Soon after his arrival, a serial killer begins slaughtering blonde, blue-eyed women - and leaving their eyeballs ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, slasher, psychopath, danger, rapist, psycho killer, ex convict, sadism, violence, masked killer, hypnosis ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, spain, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 ⇓
38%
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, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: investigation, serial killer, death sentence, murder, police inspector, confession, murder trial, hanging, trial, blood, courtroom, actress ...
Time: 1870s, 1880s, 19th century
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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