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, teenager, dog, prostitute, serial killer, ship, painter, sailor, friendship, investigation, death, criminal, murder investigation, family relations, journalist, hospital, photographer, church, gun, nun, sadist, investigator, tango, friendship between men, best friend ...
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 serious films with plots about murder, corpse, investigation, police officer, death, photograph and flashback mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Quiet is the Night: The Sleeping Car Murder (1965), So Sweet, So Dead (1972), The Grim Reaper (1962), The Seventh Juror (1962), Shadowman (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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
Plot: investigation, murder, train, killer, murder witness, strangled to death, shot to death, dog, police inspector, corpse, death, dead woman ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
So Sweet, So Dead (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 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: psychotronic
Plot: adultery, photograph, mother in law son in law relationship, police inspector, whodunit, massage, post coital scene, female star appears nude, invitation, train station, telephone call, threatened with a knife ...
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: contemplative, serious, mind bending, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: police investigation, prostitute, murder, investigation, soldier, dishonesty, law enforcement, life is a bitch, serial killer, false accusation, who done it, rich and poor ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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: noir, french noir, psychological thriller, neo noir
Plot: judge, jury, witness, judgment, reading a newspaper, christian, hallucination, woman hits a man, spiral staircase, doctor, orderly, psychological manipulation ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: visit, taking a photograph, manipulative behavior, watching someone sleep, ritual, legend, fake identity, talking to god, id card, zombie, shooting, shot to death ...
Time: 70s
Place: paris france, scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Malta, USA, UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Genius Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of an American tycoon aboard the Orient Express train.
Style: surprise ending, artsy, suspense, non-linear, road movie
Plot: murder mystery, investigation, whodunit, murder, train, agatha christie, snow, vengeance, justice, suspect, doctor, steam train ...
Time: 1930s, post world war one, pre world war two, 1920s, year 1934
Place: europe, venice, alps, turkey, former yugoslavia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: investigation, private detective, disorder, heist, uninhibited rivalry, riddles and clues, danger, partners, rivalry, mystery, crime, deadly ...
Place: london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, insanity, haunted by the past, family relations, maid, delusion, female killer, rivalry, woman in danger, housekeeper, mansion, cousin ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1920s, year 1964, 1930s
Place: southern usa, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: cult film, psychotronic, neo noir, twist ending, sexploitation film ...
Plot: racecar driver, whodunit, character says i'm sorry, invitation, flashlight, high society, singer, dice, hand injury, hospital, deception, discovering a dead body ...
Place: italy, mallorca
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Someone Behind the Door (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, UK
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: disturbing, psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: infidelity, murder, memory loss, rivalry, manipulation, amnesia, manipulations, cons and scams, uncover truth, false accusation, doctors and patients, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, vigilantism, sex maniac, nude woman murdered, vigilante, murder, danger, psychopath, revenge, criminal, stalking, police ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: los angeles, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: farm, murder, hiding place, wood chopping, celebration, pub, drawing, alibi, pack of money, parenthood, champagne, card playing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Julie Darling (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: West Germany, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A teenage girl whose inaction caused her mother's death arranges a similarly gruesome fate for her stepmother and brother.
Style: neo noir
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), evil woman, loss of daughter, police investigation, incest, teenage sexuality, gunshot, secretly observing, anti-hero, attempted murder, violent woman, foot chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Spoor (2017)
Genre: Comedy, 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: animal rights, murder investigation, environmental issues, strong female character, murder mystery, poacher, hunting, murder, environmental issue, small town, teacher, nature ...
Place: central europe, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: hitchhiker, small town, murder, 17 year old, beach house, loneliness, christmas dinner, accidental killing, radio, gunshot, investigation, airplane ...
Place: england, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, psychotronic, tricky ...
Plot: uncover truth, interrogation, death, false accusation, lie, lawyer, murder suspect, evidence, suspect, businessman, female lawyer, blackmail ...
Place: barcelona, spain, barcelona spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Crooked House (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
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, captivating, enigmatic
Plot: mansion, servant, private detective, murder, family secret, investigation, agatha christie, lady, secret, doctor, husband wife relationship, wealth ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, year 1957
Place: cairo egypt, london, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Soul to Redeem (2017)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic
Story: The detective story set in the early 20th century is full of suspense, twists and emotions. Love, hate and desire for revenge are the strongest motivation for the trio of its protagonists. Military trenches are still full of war victims when ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, enigmatic, suspense
Plot: suspect, police detective, mysterious woman, investigation, strong female character, murder, serial murder, murder mystery, ritual, girl, femme fatale, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: 1910s, year 1915
Place: central europe, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: serious, realistic, sexy, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: family relations, wedding, village, small town, murder, sensuality, breast feeding, small town life, gang rape, vengeance, parents and children, haunted by the past ...
Time: 80s, 70s, year 1976, year 1955, 50s ...
Place: europe, france, south of france, southern france, provence
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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1922 (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A simple yet proud rancher conspires to murder his wife for financial gain, convincing his teenage son to participate.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspense, enigmatic
Plot: farmer, stephen king, cornfield, murder, secret, rat, hallucination, greed, corpse, animal attack, psychosis, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
Place: usa, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: suspense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: suspect, serial killer, murder, investigation, husband wife relationship, trial, false accusation, police, court, murder suspect, lie, prison ...
Time: 70s
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Death on the Nile (2022)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
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: artsy, surprise ending, captivating, non-linear, suspense ...
Plot: murder mystery, whodunit, agatha christie, murder, belgian, deduction, crimes, crime, investigation, murder weapon, deception, suspicion ...
Time: 1930s, pre world war two
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: suspenseful, clever, tense, biting, cynical ...
Plot: hostage, gangsters, gang, family relations, survival, kidnapping, nightclub singer, criminal gang, criminal's revenge, deadly, crime, on the run ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 20s, 30s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Red Captain (2016)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Three years after the fall of the Berlin Wall; six months before the split of Czechoslovakia. Despite all warnings, a young homicide detective sets on investigating a convoluted case that involves Catholic clerical elite and high-ranked agents of ...
Style: political thriller, exciting, suspense, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: investigation, police detective, police officer, chase, fight, murder mystery, secret, husband wife relationship, evidence, violence, foot chase, gunfight ...
Time: 1990s, year 1992, 90s
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.9
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Shades of Fern (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the only extensive prose work by the surrealist painter Josef Capek, Shades of Fern most resembles the philosophical fairy tales and fables of Josef’s older brother, the legendary Czech novelist and playwright Karel Capek. Two young ...
Style: homoerotic
Plot: poem, funeral, cemetery, death of protagonist, talking to the dead, crime and punishment, dangerous friend, priest, suicide, gun, teenage boy, murder ...
Time: 1920s
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Zodiac (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: The true story of the investigation of the "Zodiac Killer", a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for four men as their lives and careers are ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, neo noir, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, mystery, paranoia, maniac, crime, uncover truth, code, journalist, murder mystery, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1970 ...
Place: san francisco, california, usa, sacramento california, oakland california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Farewell, Friend (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, french noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: storage unit, manipulation, chase, rivalry, soldier, femme fatale, friendship, heist, friendship between men, male friendship, confined, mind game ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, europe, congo, paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.9
 500K
Knives Out (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his ...
Style: captivating, witty, exciting, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: murder mystery, investigation, mansion, eccentric family, whodunit, murder, private detective, mystery killer, suspect, murder investigation, inheritance, crime ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: massachusetts, usa, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Rat Fink (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Lost b-movie
Style: neo noir, psychotronic
Plot: teenage pregnancy, singer, underage sex, aspiring actress, murder by drowning, woman fights a man, drums, sociopath as protagonist, drunken man, estranged father, seductive behavior, fan ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Rings of Fear (1978)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A detective investigating the murder of a teenage girl begins to focus his suspicions on the three girlfriends of the victim, who call themselves "The Inseparables."
Style: cult film
Plot: murder, kleptomania, serial killer, group shower, girls' boarding school, hand injury, german shepherd, suicide by jumping, killing spree, high school student, box of chocolates, coughing ...
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