Movies like Quiet is the Night

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Quiet is the Night (1978)
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Quiet is the Night (1978)
Original name: Wśród nocnej ciszy
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Poland
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A psychological detective story about a police hunt for the murderer of young boys. The police comissioner ends up tracing the clues to his own home, where he has an adolescent son he has not been able to communicate with.
Style: neo noir
Plot: christmas, police investigation, dog, teenager, serial killer, revenge, ship, prostitute, painter, sailor, police officer, police, investigation, friendship, journalist, death, murder, criminal, nun, photographer, murder investigation, investigator, priest, doctor, hospital ...
Time: 1920s
Place: central europe

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Most similar movies to Quiet is the Night

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, neo noir and psychological films with plots about corpse, murder, investigation, gunshot, police officer, death and flashback mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Quiet is the Night: Murder Is a Murder (1972), The Sleeping Car Murder (1965), So Sweet, So Dead (1972), The Grim Reaper (1962), The Seventh Juror (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Murder Is a Murder (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Murder mystery involving a man and his relationship with twin sisters.
Style: non-linear, neo noir, french noir
Plot: mentally unstable woman, heir, deception, mistrust, man in a wheelchair, visit, corpse, manipulative behavior, notary, jealousy, suspicion, flash forward ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Sleeping Car Murder (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Six people travel by train overnight from Marseilles to Paris. When the train arrives at its destination, one of the passengers, a girl, is found dead in a sleeping berth. The police led by Inspector Grazzi investigate the other five passengers, ...
Style: neo noir, political, slasher
Plot: train, police, investigation, serial killer, boxing, criminal on the run, love letter, murder investigation, police raid, corpse, whodunit, older woman younger man relationship ...
Time: 60s
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
So Sweet, So Dead (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A serial killer is on the loose. His victims are unfaithful wives and he always leaves compromising photographs at the crime scene.
Style: erotic, slasher, sexy, psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, mother in law son in law relationship, fetishist, massage parlor, adultery, affair, erotica, gay, wedding, lgbt, police inspector, whodunit ...
Place: vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
The Grim Reaper (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Near the Tiber river, in a Roman park, a prostitute was killed. The police tracks down people that were inside the park during that night. They are questioned and have to explain why they were there. One of them is the killer.
Style: serious, mind bending, realistic, tense, psychological ...
Plot: murder, prostitute, investigation, police investigation, soldier, who done it, rich and poor, uncover truth, mystery, mysterious character, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 60s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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The Seventh Juror (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a moment of madness a middle-aged, married and respectable pharmacist kills a young woman who is sun-bathing by a lake. Unable to take in what he has done, he flees from the scene of the crime and behaves as if nothing has happened. Eventually ...
Style: neo noir, noir, psychological thriller, french noir
Plot: lawyer, repressed sexuality, witness, jury, judge, judgment, released from prison, accidental suicide, veterinarian, killer as protagonist, sexually liberated, attempted rape ...
Time: 60s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Shadowman (1974)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Clad in a featureless red mask, The Man Without A Face is involved in a single-minded pursuit of the fabled treasure of the Knights Templar in this tribute to the pulp adventure stories of Louis Feuillade.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: masked villain, mad doctor, secret society, lost treasure, newspaper, eavesdropping, hidden camera, gunfight, disguise, escape, abduction, police investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Death on the Nile (2022)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Almost everyone on the S.S.Karnak, cruising the Nile, has a reason to want heiress Linnet Ridgeway dead. Her jewels are coveted by elderly Mrs. van Schuyler, her maid is upset because Linnet won't give her a promised dowry, writer Salome ...
Style: captivating, surprise ending, suspense, artsy, non-linear ...
Plot: whodunit, murder mystery, murder investigation, murder, ship, crimes, investigation, justice, chase, belgian, investigator, boat ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two, year 1937, year 1914
Place: egypt, belgium, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, UK, Malta
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Genius Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of an American tycoon aboard the Orient Express train.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, artsy, non-linear, twists and turns ...
Plot: murder mystery, investigation, whodunit, train, snow, murder, vengeance, private detective, palestinian, justice, suspect, steam train ...
Time: 1930s, year 1934, 1920s, post world war one, pre world war two
Place: palestine, venice, alps, europe, istanbul turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Spoor (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland, Germany, Czech Republic, Sweden, Slovakia, France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A story about Janina Duszejko, an elderly woman, who lives alone in the Klodzko Valley where a series of mysterious crimes are committed. Duszejko is convinced that she knows who (or what) is the murderer, but nobody believes her.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, enigmatic, touching, feminist film ...
Plot: murder investigation, animal rights, strong female character, murder mystery, hunting, murder, poacher, environmental issue, small town, nature, teacher, neighbor neighbor relationship ...
Place: central europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Sherlock Holmes and the Deadly Necklace (1962)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: West Germany, France, Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes and Watson do battle with their nemesis, Professor Moriarity, over an ancient necklace attributed to Cleopatra.
Style: suspense, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: sherlock holmes, private detective, snake, investigation, disorder, rivalry, mystery, crimes, escapades, partners, mind game, riddles and clues ...
Place: london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Hush...Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An aging, reclusive Southern belle plagued by a horrifying family secret descends into madness after the arrival of a lost relative.
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: insanity, haunted by the past, mystery, murder, female villain, crimes, aging, whodunit, mental disorder, small town, camp, greed ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 60s, 1920s, year 1964
Place: louisiana, southern usa, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
10 to Midnight (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the real-life Richard Speck murders, amoral, nearly psychotic killer Warren Stacey (Gene Davis) is a serial killer who has murdered a number of women; he stabs them while they are naked to minimize leaving any physical evidence. Police ...
Style: slasher, sexy, suspenseful, neo noir, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, sex maniac, revenge, vigilante, murder, vigilantism, male nudity, killer, teenager, villain, crimes, violence ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Someone Behind the Door (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A brain doctor (Anthony Perkins) with an unfaithful wife (Jill Ireland) brings home an amnesiac (Charles Bronson) and gets him to commit murder.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: amnesia, infidelity, flashback, extramarital affair, psychological manipulation, neurosurgeon, adultery, doctor, doctor patient relationship, amnesiac, mental patient, surgery ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Burned Barns (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The body of a young woman is discovered near a farm. The judge Larcher is in charge and thinks that the farmers (Rose and Pierre) have a link with the murder.
Plot: female assassin, farm, murder, countryside, police officer, alcohol abuse, school teacher, espionage, visit, farming, villager, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Quiet Place to Kill (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A race-car driver who's down on her luck is invited by her ex-husband's wife to stay at their plush villa. The two women form a bond, and it's not long before their mutual dislike for the husband culminates into a plan to kill him. As ...
Style: slasher, psychotronic, surprise ending, neo noir, twist ending ...
Plot: stepfather stepdaughter relationship, husband wife relationship, older woman younger man relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, gigolo, mother daughter relationship, man hits a woman, greedy man, car accident, adultery, love triangle, womanizer ...
Place: mallorca, spain, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Something to Hide (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man having marital problems with his shrewish wife picks up a young, pretty and pregnant hitchhiker. Before he knows it, he's in over his head and mixed up in violence and murder.
Plot: murder, small town, hitchhiker, manipulative girl, emotional blackmail, traumatic experience, manipulative behavior, female killer, single mother, interrogation, manipulative person, drunken woman ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Invisible Guest (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: "The Invisible Guest” turns on a young businessman who wakes up in a hotel room locked from the inside with the dead body of his lover next to him. He hires a prestigious lawyer, and over one night they work together to clarify what happened ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, psychological, twist ending, psychotronic ...
Plot: uncover truth, lawyer, interrogation, lie, death, murder suspect, evidence, false accusation, infidelity, suspect, female lawyer, blackmail ...
Place: barcelona, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Julie Darling (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teenage girl whose inaction caused her mother's death arranges a similarly gruesome fate for her stepmother and brother.
Style: slasher, suspense, disturbing, erotic, neo noir
Plot: sex scene, female psychopath, violence, evil girl, obsession, stepmother, incest overtones, psychopath, murder, incest, sexual abuse, woman with a gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Pledge (2001)
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Duration: 124 min.
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Style: bleak, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological, twist ending ...
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Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
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Style: twists and turns, surprise ending, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
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Duration: 115 min.
Story: A private investigator helps a former flame solve the murder of her wealthy grandfather, who lived in a sprawling estate surrounded by his idiosyncratic family.
Style: twists and turns, suspense, enigmatic, captivating, tense ...
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I'm a Killer (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Inspired by true events from the 1970s, the story revolves around a young detective who becomes the head of a police unit focused on catching a rampant serial killer of women, nicknamed 'The Silesian Vampire'.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: serial killer, police, suspect, murder, investigation, husband wife relationship, false accusation, court, murder suspect, lie, prison, suspicion ...
Time: 70s
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Farewell, Friend (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After serving together in the French Foreign Legion, a mercenary and a doctor leave the service and go their separate ways. Later, they are reunited and become involved with a caper involving millions in a high-security safe. The two men become ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 60s
Place: france, europe, paris france, marseille, congo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
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Style: tense, suspense, psychological, suspenseful, captivating ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Soul to Redeem (2017)
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Duration: 84 min.
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Style: tragicomedy
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39%
The Grissom Gang (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The Grissom Gang is a remake of the notorious 1949 British melodrama No Orchids For Miss Blandish. Kim Darby plays a 1920s-era debutante who is kidnapped and held for ransom. Her captors are the Grissoms, a family comprised of sadists and morons, ...
Style: neo noir, serious, realistic, clever, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
One Deadly Summer (1983)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In spring 1976, a 19-year-old beauty, her German-born mother, and her crippled father move to the town of a firefighter nicknamed Pin-Pon. Everyone notices the provocative Eliane. She singles out Pin-Pon and soon is crying on his shoulder ...
Style: surprise ending, sexy, neurotic, neo noir, slasher ...
Plot: revenge, exhibitionist, raped woman, small town, rape and revenge, traumatic childhood, sexual manipulation, revenge motive, female nudity, murder, man punching a woman, breast suckling ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Duration: 102 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Dry (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
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Story: Aaron Falk returns to his drought-stricken hometown to attend a tragic funeral. But his return opens a decades-old wound - the unsolved death of a teenage girl.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, tense, psychological, disturbing ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%