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More Than Murder (1984)
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More Than Murder (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Private eye Mike Hammer tries to clear his friend, Captain Chambers, who has been framed for cocaine possession.
Style: neo noir
Plot: poker, investigation, male female relationship, womanizer, drugs, private detective, police corruption, murder, fistfight, leotard, fitness gym
Place: new york

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out neo noir, realistic, suspenseful and serious films with plots about murder, investigation, private detective, crimes, deadly, crime and mystery mostly in Crime, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like More Than Murder: Murder Me, Murder You (1983), The New Mike Hammer (1984), Mike Hammer: Murder Takes All (1989), The Drowning Pool (1975), A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Murder Me, Murder You (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mickey Spillane's private eye Mike Hammer (Stacy Keach) probes his long-lost love's death while seeking their daughter.
Plot: illegitimate daughter, witness, private detective, porn industry, father daughter relationship, search, murder, death, leotard, delivery man
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The Return of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: After two attempts to kidnap a little girl Mike Hammer is hired to protect her.
Plot: private detective, vietnam war veteran, organized crime, sergeant, grand canyon, actress, vietnam veteran, trashcan, filmmaking, kidnapping, gambler
Place: new york, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The New Mike Hammer (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer, with Stacy Keach in the title role, is a television series that originally aired on CBS from January 28, 1984 to January 12, 1985. The series was 24 sixty minute episodes. The show follows the adventures of Mike ...
Plot: private detective, private investigator, hard boiled
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Mike Hammer: Murder Takes All (1989)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mike Hammer is kidnapped and led to believe it is the work of a Las Vegas entertainer, but soon realises somebody else is involved.
Plot: brothel, frame up, explosion, desert, false accusation, casino, parachute
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Drowning Pool (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Harper is brought to Louisiana to investigate an attempted blackmail scheme. He soon finds out that it involves an old flame of his and her daughter. He eventually finds himself caught in a power struggle between the matriarch of the family and a ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: private detective, investigation, police corruption, murder, criminal's revenge, mystery, deadly, danger, crime, dishonesty, uncover truth, who done it ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Private investigator Matthew Scudder is hired by a drug kingpin to find out who kidnapped and murdered his wife.
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, suspense, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, private detective, kidnapping, serial killer, investigation, crimes, crime, mafia, haunted by the past, drug dealer, corpse, ransom ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 21st century, contemporary ...
Place: usa, new york, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Adventures of Nick Carter (1972)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Detective discovers that a colleague's death is tied into the disappearance of a wealthy playboy's wife.
Plot: private detective, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, henchman, earring, hit on the head, corpse, drowning, witness, gunfight, pulp fiction, missing woman ...
Time: year 1912, 1900s, 20th century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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P.J. (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Reluctant New York City private eye P.J. Detweiler is hired as a bodyguard to protect Maureen Preble, the mistress of shady millionaire William Orbison. In truth, Orbison plans a deadly intrigue in which P.J. is to play a central part. Meanwhile, ...
Plot: private detective, murder, conspiracy, violence, bodyguard, mistress
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Ride or Die (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A slick private eye (Duane Martin) set out to investigate the death of a young rapper, only to find himself knee-deep in drugs, guns, and double crosses. Vivica A. Fox and real-life rappers Jadakiss and Sticky Fingaz co-star.
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspense
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.1
 23K
Klute (1971)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: This acclaimed thriller stars Jane Fonda as Bree Daniel, a New York City call girl who becomes enmeshed in an investigation into the disappearance of a business executive. Detective John Klute is hired to follow Daniel, and eventually begins a ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, tense, atmospheric, cynical ...
Plot: prostitute, missing person, pimp, obsession, investigation, private detective, murder, conspiracy, stalking, psychopath, mystery, perversity ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, pennsylvania, usa, manhattan new york city, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Girl from the Naked Eye (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jake is a driver for a seedy escort service operating out of 'The Naked Eye strip club', he's a street thug type who falls for a witty high-class escort named Sandy. Except one night Sandy is found murdered, the only clues left behind ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vengeance, crimes, deadly, rivalry, stripper, violence, surrealism, profanity, sexual content, graphic violence, bar fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Brick (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A teenage loner pushes his way into the underworld of a high school crime ring to investigate the disappearance of his ex-girlfriend.
Style: neo noir, twists and turns, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drugs, high school, investigation, murder, mystery, drug lord, loner, drug dealing, amateur detective, cocaine, deception, the underworld ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Perfect Alibi (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Melanie is married to Keith Bauers, she has two beautiful children and she is rich. She decides to engage a girl au pair, Janine, who arrives from France. Everything seems to run perfectly. Janine looks shy and timid and well disposed towards the ...
Style: neo noir
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Twenty Plus Two (1961)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Julia Joliet handles fan mail for movie stars. Now someone has a message for her, delivered at point-blank range. David Janssen (TV’s The Fugitive) brings his laconic cool to Twenty Plus Two as Tom Alder, a Los Angeles private eye who ties ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: private detective, blonde, missing person, brother, rape, disappearance, movie star, heiress, bellhop, stewardess, secretary, unwanted pregnancy ...
Time: 1960s, year 1961, 60s
Place: los angeles, tokyo, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Assassin (2007)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
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Duration: 111 min.
Story: Assassin John Brown, a heroin-addicted, recent war veteran, is hired to take out a local nightclub owner. When Brown slips, he finds himself on the run from both police and the shadowy corporation that hired him.
Style: neo noir
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26%
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China Moon (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
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Duration: 99 min.
Story: Detective Kyle Bodine falls for Rachel Munro who is trapped in a violent marriage. After shooting her husband, Kyle relucantly agrees to help hide the body, but Kyle's partner is showing an unusual flair for finding clues.
Style: neo noir, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: parody, realistic, not serious, neo noir, witty ...
Plot: investigation, murder, small town, crimes, mystery, deadly, private detective, goofy hero, danger, small town life, social relations, disorder ...
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
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Story: Jimmy Stevens, a senior VP at an international energy firm, blows the whistle on his company's deadly and corrupt practices in Latin America. Knowing he will be assassinated for his betrayal, he places an anonymous call securing the services of ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, neo noir
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Red Herring (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Las Vegas homicide detective investigating his best friend uncovers a professional assassin.
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Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
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I, the Jury (1982)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jack Williams was the best friend of Vietnam veteran and detective Mike Hammer. When Jack is murdered, Mike makes it his business to solve the crime. He is helped by his secretary Velda, and partly helped, partly hindered by the Chief of Police, Pat ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Passion for Danger (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: New York private eye Shamus McCoy likes girls, drink and gambling, but by the look of his flat business can't be too hot. So an offer of $10,000 to finds some diamonds stolen in a daring raid with a flame-thrower is too good to miss. His ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Blackout (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A police officer suspects that a local husband and father who has recently undergone facial surgery because of injuries received in a car accident is in reality the same man who committed a quadruple murder several years before.
Style: neo noir
Plot: city, investigation, neo-noir, gangsters, nudity (full frontal - brief), blood, private detective, gangster, sex, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
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Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jay Austin is now a civilian police detective. Colonel Caldwell was his commanding officer years before when he left the military police over a disagreement over the handling of a drunk driver. Now a series of murders that cross jurisdictions force ...
Style: tense, exciting, twists and turns, realistic, serious ...
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24%
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A Private Affair (2002)
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23%
8 Million Ways to Die (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 115 min.
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Style: neo noir, tense, serious, realistic, psychological ...
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Duration: 100 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 131 min.
Story: German Areta "The Louse", is an ex-cop detective with a tiny office in a part of Madrid going to seed. Areta is trying to track down a young woman who has disappeared into the world of high-class courtesans in the city, and he is told to ...
Style: neo noir, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 23K
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Style: neo screwball comedy, humorous, twists and turns, exciting, light ...
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Love Is a Gun (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
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Duration: 105 min.
Story: A model causes an obsessed police photographer to lose his girlfriend and become a murder suspect.
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Plot: investigation, murder, false accusation, couples, profanity, strong sexual content, law enforcement, dishonesty, moral dilemma, graphic violence, crime, mystery ...
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