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Crime Is Our Business (2008)
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Crime Is Our Business (2008)
Original name: Le crime est notre affaire
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Prudence Beresford is investigating another murder. Her aunt had witnessed it, but no body was found, and nobody trusted her word. Nobody, except Prudence, of course!
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, suspenseful, talky, semi serious
Plot: train, murder, crimes, investigation, family relations, couple relations, partners, crime, private detective, intrigue, amateur detective, couples, who done it, deadly, siblings relations, disorder, master and servant, odd couple, uncover truth, mystery, quibbling, nagging and grouching, christmas, wolf, money ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, murder, investigation, crime, mystery, deadly and who done it mostly in Comedy, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like Crime Is Our Business: Partners in Crime (2012), By the Pricking of My Thumbs (2005), Towards Zero (2007), Family Values (2008), The Man with Bogart's Face (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Partners in Crime (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Prudence and Bélisaire Beresford have decided to take things easy. But when a rich Russian heiress disappears, Prudence can't resist and Bélisaire is forced onto the adventure. Their investigation will put them on the trail of a mysterious ...
Style: suspenseful, witty, humorous, talky, semi serious
Plot: private detective, missing person, amateur detective, odd couple, investigation, riddles and clues, couple relations, mystery, crime, who done it, crimes, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france, geneva switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
By the Pricking of My Thumbs (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Beresfords investigate mysterious deaths at an old people's home.
Style: offbeat, realistic, surreal, witty, talky ...
Plot: crimes, who done it, crime, partners against crime, couple relations, mystery, missing person, odd couple, partners, couples, quibbling, amateur detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Towards Zero (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Inviting the ex-wife to a family reunion when the none-too-secure new wife will be there hardly seems to be a recipe for success, and true to form, bodies have begun to stack up by the end of this cinematic update of a classic Agatha Christie tale. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, twists and turns, witty ...
Plot: murder, police investigation, society, countryside, womanizer, crimes, riddles and clues, master and servant, who done it, mystery, investigation, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Perfume Of The Lady In Black (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Newly married, Mathilde and Robert are honeymooning at a resort owned by their friends Edith and Arthur, the Chateau d'Hercule. But an unpleasant shock is in store for them.
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, humorous, suspenseful, talky ...
Plot: deadly, crime, amateur detective, danger, island, odd couple, investigation, dishonesty, partners, crimes, who done it, murder ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 6.2
 189
Family Values (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: couple relations, family relations, life turned upside down, family life, disorder, couples, dishonesty, manipulations, crimes, crime, parents and children, robbery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Man with Bogart's Face (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In The Man With Bogart's Face, an affectionate send-up of the Bogart detective films of the 1940s, Robert Sacchi plays a man who idolizes Humphrey Bogart so much he has his features altered to look exactly like his idol. He then opens up a ...
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: private detective, dangerous attraction, uncover truth, hotshot hero, who done it, law enforcement, deadly, disorder, couples, amateur detective, femme fatale, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.2
 520
Lonely Street (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bubba Mabry, a gullible private detective, becomes the prime suspect in a tabloid reporter's murder after being hired to snoop on him by a mysterious celebrity.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Plot: private detective, murder, uncover truth, who done it, goofy hero, investigation, disorder, dishonesty, crimes, celebrity culture, journalism, media ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 435
The Scenesters (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Someone is killing beautiful young Hipsters in East L.A. Charlie is a crime scene cleaner working for Aftershocks Inc. with a penchant for Sherlock Holmes type deduction. Wallace is an out-of-luck filmmaker working as a crime scene videographer. The ...
Style: realistic, offbeat, humorous, cynical, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, serial killer, crime, crimes, artists and showbiz, who done it, fish out of water, filmmaking, deadly, disorder, investigation, cocaine ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Hostile Makeover (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lacey Smithsonian is a stylish journalist who works as a television reporter. When interviewing a prestigious fashion designer Amanda Manville, it confesses that receives death threats from someone. Everything is complicated when the artist is shot ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous, witty
Plot: columnist, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, partners against crime, special agents, crime, celebrity culture, witnessing a crime, riddles and clues, mystery, false accusation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Murder She Said (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Miss Marple believes she’s seen a murder in a passing by train yet when the police find no evidence she decides to investigate it on her own. Her inquisitions lead her to a mountain top. The first of four films starring Margaret Rutherford as Miss ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, clever
Plot: amateur detective, private detective, investigation, murder, police investigation, strangulation, crime, uncover truth, dishonesty, train, woman in danger, deadly ...
Time: 1960s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Mystery of the Yellow Room (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Belgium, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Joseph Rouletabille (Bruno Podalydès), a reporter for a local newspaper, investigates the attempted killing of Mathilde Stangerson (Sabine Azéma), who uses the yellow room of the title as her bedroom. At the time of the revolver shots her room was ...
Style: mind bending, atmospheric, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, crimes, mystery, crime, danger, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, palaces castles and temples, inventions and discoveries, journalism, media ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Garage Sale Mystery: The Deadly Room (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A sleuthing garage sale maven suspects foul play when her friend dies in an old house with a cursed reputation. Even though police evidence - and even webcam footage of the death – point to natural causes – this mysterious death in a cursed” ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: riddles and clues, murder, deadly, couples, danger, amateur detective, uncover truth, crime, who done it, supportive spouse, couple relations, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Once Upon a Crime... (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: On their way to Monte Carlo, Monaco, Marilyn and her husband, Neil, meet several other married couples, including Julian and Phoebe, who are traveling with a lost dog they plan to return to its wealthy owner for a large reward. But, when the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: mystery, investigation, gambling, murder, partners, deadly, amateur detective, comedy of errors, who done it, cons and scams, track down, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Playing Dead (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jean, a forty-year-old struggling, out-of-work actor has hit rock bottom. Although open to any kind of work, he can't get a break. At the unemployment office, his counselor has a rather odd proposal: he can get a job helping the police ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: village life, crimes, artists and showbiz, crime, down on your luck, police investigation, murder, social relations, actor's life, village, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Pauline detective (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After she has been dumped by her boyfriend, Pauline allows her sister to take her to a palace on the Italian Riviera. Instead of savouring the delights of a carefree existence, Pauline prefers to take on the role of an amateur sleuth, convinced ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hotel, romancing a suspect, family relations, resort, missing person, amateur detective, investigation, disorder, crimes, siblings relations, crime, beach resort ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Mystery Woman: Snapshot (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Amateur sleuth Samantha Kinsey's latest case has her trying to figure out who killed her best friend Barbara after she was left out of her family's will and every one of the family members become suspects.
Style: psychological, serious, suspenseful, tense, stylized ...
Plot: murder, who done it, uncover truth, crimes, investigation, deadly, law enforcement, private detective, amateur detective, estate, legal, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Census Taker (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When George (Greg Mullavey) and Martha (Meredith MacRae) let Harvey (Garrett Morris), an annoying census taker, into their home, they find themselves under a barrage of increasingly abusive questions. Furious at his intrusiveness, and at their ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, dark humor, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, family business, amateur detective, crimes, crime, mystery, private detective, investigation, police detective, family relations, aging, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
I Have an Objection (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Turkey
Duration: 110 min.
Story: There is a murder while at prayer. Selman Bulut, the imam of mosque, starts to investigate the murder and faces with people in the neighborhood.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: investigation, amateur detective, crimes, who done it, mystery, parents and children, murder, religions or cults, deadly, father daughter relationship, murder mystery, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: istanbul turkey, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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A Slight Case of Murder (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the midst of a spat, film critic Terry Thorpe (William H. Macy) accidentally kills his lover. Though Thorpe covers his tracks, he raises the suspicions of a private investigator (James Cromwell), who then tries to blackmail him. Thorpe also falls ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, cynical, dark humor, biting ...
Plot: murder, private detective, investigation, neo noir, blackmail, unfaithful wife, filmmaking, who done it, crime, mystery, uncover truth, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Mr & Mrs Murder (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Charlie and Nicola Buchanan are crime scene cleaners whose unique quirks and talents solve the most baffling murder mysteries.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic
Audience: date night
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, who done it, multiple suspects, murder, couples, law enforcement, family business, danger, deadly, family relations, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: 4:50 from Paddington (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Miss Marple's visiting friend sees a woman being strangled on a passing train, they immediately report it to the police. Inspector Slack sees Miss Marple as a bit of a busy body and drops the investigation after only a few days. Miss ...
Style: mind bending, serious, clever, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: amateur detective, murder, train, riddles and clues, private detective, partners against crime, deadly, crime, who done it, mystery, murder investigation, police investigation ...
Time: year 1957, 1950s
Place: england, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Little Murders of Agatha Christie (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, Switzerland
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1930s France, Superintendent Larosière has a passion for beautiful women and solving cases, while hapless young inspector Lampion just tries to keep up. Later series, are set in the mid-'50s, where suave Commissioner Laurence unravels ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: whodunit, investigation, murder, crimes, murder mystery, partners against crime, mystery, who done it, murder investigation, law enforcement, partners, womanizer ...
Time: 20th century, 40s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Manchu Eagle Murder Caper Mystery (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Film noir parody with a private eye trying to solve the murder of his milkman.
Style: realistic, humorous, witty, suspenseful, not serious
Plot: investigation, parody, murder, small town, neo noir, danger, private detective, mystery, goofy hero, crimes, social relations, small town life ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Made in U.S.A (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paula Nelson (Anna Karina), a female version of Humphrey Bogart's hard boiled detectives, goes to Atlantic City to meet her lover, Richard Politzer, at an unknown point in the future (maybe 1969). Once there, she learns that Richard is dead and ...
Style: realistic, psychological, serious, stylized, avant garde
Plot: investigation, politics, murder, dedicated lawyer, life is a bitch, manipulations, new wave, amateur detective, kidnapping, false accusation, psychopath, gangsters ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Crime
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Mystery abounds when it is discovered that, one by one, the greatest Chefs in Europe are being killed. The intriguing part of the murders is that each chef is killed in the same manner that their own special dish is prepared in. Food critics and the ...
Style: offbeat, feel good, dark humor, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, mystery, serial killer, race against time, cooking and food, crime, goofy hero, crimes, deadly, disorder, investigation, magazine ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
V.I. Warshawski, Detective in High Heels (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Victoria "V.I" Warshawski is a Chicago based private detective who agrees to babysit for her new boyfriend; then he is murdered. Being the detective type, she makes the murder her next case. In doing so she befriends the victim's ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, entertaining, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, crime, law enforcement, crimes, uncover truth, who done it, mystery, dishonesty, deadly, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 56 min.
Story: The grandchild of Professor James Moriarty had promised the world that it has only five days left to live. Moriarty is a master of disguise, a crack shot, and is very patient. Several government figures are shot to death, and it seems that it truly ...
Style: realistic, not serious, clever, witty, humorous ...
Plot: murder, private detective, sherlock holmes, dishonesty, rivalry, who done it, riddles and clues, crimes, disorder, deadly, hidden identity, addiction ...
Time: 70s
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Gumshoe (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A would be private eye gets mixed up in a smuggling case.
Style: humorous, witty, clever, semi serious, realistic
Plot: murder, amateur detective, journalism, police investigation, deadly, dishonesty, partners, private detective, investigation, who done it, mystery, femme fatale ...
Time: 70s
Place: liverpool, england, europe, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 2.9
 966
Legacy (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a geeky, overweight rushee is found dead at the hottest sorority on the campus, the three most popular girls of the house are prime suspects.
Style: dark humor, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, investigation, serial killer, mystery, riddles and clues, protagonist as suspect, college life, deadly, legal, college, reluctant partners, murder mystery ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
 5K
The ComDads (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Unable to find her runaway son, a woman deceives two of her ex-lovers from her youth, a mild-mannered teacher and a tough journalist, that each is the real father in order to obtain their help.
Style: clever, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Audience: family outing
Plot: odd couple, dishonesty, cons and scams, nothing goes right, teenage life, disorder, buddies, partners, family conflict, disappearance, on the road, crime investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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