Movies like Goodnight, My Love

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Goodnight, My Love (1972)
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Goodnight, My Love (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Gruff gumshoe Francis Hogan is hired by a mysterious woman to find her boyfriend who has gone missing. With his perpetually hungry partner in tow, Hogan must untangle a web of intrigue involving the criminal underworld and a dead courier. One double-cross follows another as Hogan investigates the whole sordid affair.
Plot: bandit, investigation, hotel, blonde, gambling, missing person, gun, private detective, bookies, nightclub, murder, surveillance, assassination, case, pistol, fedora, bookie
Time: year 1946, 1940s
Place: los angeles

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Most similar movies to Goodnight, My Love

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and suspenseful films with plots about murder, investigation, crimes, private detective, mystery, crime and deadly mostly in Crime, Mystery and Comedy genres. Some movies like Goodnight, My Love: Peeper (1975), Lady Against the Odds (1992), Twenty Plus Two (1961), The Alphabet Murders (1965), A Slight Case of Murder (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Peeper (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A detective is hired to locate a girl adopted 30 years earlier whose birth father wants to bequeath her his fortune.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, mind bending, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, missing person, adoption, investigation, deadly, crimes, mystery, parody, blackmail, love interest, adopted daughter, brawl ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1947
Place: los angeles, usa, california, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Lady Against the Odds (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A private detective becomes involved in a new cast when her partner's guardian is murdered.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, mind bending, realistic
Plot: murder, law enforcement, mystery, crimes, crime, deadly, investigation, custody, private detective, private investigator, guardian, industrialist ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 ...
Plot: private detective, hollywood, stewardess, dance hall, heiress, movie star, cold case, impersonation, murder, missing person, rape, old love ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: tokyo, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Alphabet Murders (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates a series of murders in London in which the victims are killed according to their initials.
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, not serious
Plot: private detective, parody, murder, investigation, serial killer, silly humor, riddles and clues, who done it, crimes, crime, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: suspense, cynical, suspenseful, humorous, clever ...
Plot: murder, private detective, investigation, neo noir, film critic, blackmail, hollywood, manipulations, mystery, uncover truth, crime, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: offbeat, realistic, psychological, semi serious, clever ...
Plot: private detective, murder, plastic surgery, hollywood, mystery, hotshot hero, dangerous attraction, femme fatale, danger, who done it, power relations, parody ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
This Girl for Hire (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this pilot for a proposed TV series, B.T. Brady is a flippant, but somewhat klutzy female private detective in Hollywood who sets out to solve the murder of a obnoxious mystery writer. Along the way, Brady gets help from her flamboyant mother ...
Style: witty, suspenseful, humorous, cynical, semi serious ...
Plot: murder, mystery, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, hollywood, private detective, artists and showbiz, investigation, showbiz, store, filmmaking ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Juliet Forrest is convinced that the reported death of her father in a mountain car crash was no accident. Her father was a prominent cheese scientist working on a secret recipe. To prove it was murder, she enlists the services of private eye Rigby ...
Style: cult film, witty, humorous, stylized, offbeat ...
Plot: parody, private detective, neo noir, murder, femme fatale, weird, investigation, warden, recruit, power relations, faked death, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1940s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 466
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: suspenseful, humorous, cynical, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, investigation, fish out of water, serial killer, who done it, film within a film, crimes, deadly, disorder, amateur detective, hipster, filmmaker ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Murder at Honeymoon Hotel (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China, South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Da Zhi is a doorman at a luxury hotel. He uses his vacation in exchange of a presidential suite at the hotel to satisfy his wife's wish. However, the manager gives the presidential suite to a celebrity and breaks the deal with him. He tries to ...
Plot: hotel, murder, wedding, plastic surgery, actress
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Cups of San Sebastian (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A U.S. engineer (Tab Hunter) in Spain hunts thieves of two candlesticks, one of which is found in his suitcase.
Plot: spy, hotel bar, nightclub, church, taxi, sword fight, fistfight, bartender, hotel manager, police investigation, cane, airplane ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Cry Uncle (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Private detective Jack Masters takes on a case and gets mixed up in murder, sex and blackmail.
Style: realistic, dark humor, humorous, offbeat, not serious ...
Plot: murder, parody, heist, satire, private detective, who done it, mate swapping, riddles and clues, drug abuse, femme fatale, manipulation, disorder ...
Time: 70s
Place: new jersey, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Long Goodbye (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Detective Philip Marlowe tries to help a friend who is accused of murdering his wife.
Style: cynical, stylized, atmospheric, witty, twists and turns ...
Plot: private detective, neo noir, murder, betrayal, friendship, profanity, bribery, disfigurement, investigation, crime, crimes, mystery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, mexico, california, usa, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.6
 109
Living to Die (1990)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A burned-out private detective in Las Vegas gets involved in blackmail and murder.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, private detective, gambling, blackmail, who done it, riddles and clues, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, profanity, wrongfully committed, femme fatale, heist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: not serious, humorous, witty, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: investigation, parody, murder, small town, disorder, small town life, deadly, law enforcement, private detective, social relations, crime, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Big Sleep (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The classic Raymond Chandler tale retold with Mitchum taking over the Bogart role.
Style: talky, clever, realistic, serious, cynical ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, murder, femme fatale, forbidden love, neo noir, gambling, blackmail, gay, crimes, crime, mystery ...
Time: 70s
Place: london, england, europe, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.1
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Trixie (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Emily Watson stars as Trixie, an eccentric woman who aspires to quit her job as a security guard and become a private detective. However, comedy intervenes and the mess begins...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspense, enigmatic, realistic ...
Plot: amateur detective, investigation, fighting crime, cons and scams, politics, love and romance, dishonesty, murder, undercover, hospital, casino, mentor ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: stylized, serious, psychological, realistic, avant garde
Plot: politics, murder, investigation, dedicated lawyer, legal investigation, life is a bitch, gangsters, mystery, destructive relationship, manipulations, uncover truth, crime ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Once Upon a Crime... (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
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: humorous, not serious, realistic
Plot: mystery, murder, gambling, investigation, cons and scams, who done it, crime gone awry, hidden identity, silly humor, odd couple, track down, police investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: rome italy, europe, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.9
 46K
Fletch (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A veritable chameleon, investigative reporter Irwin "Fletch" Fletcher might drive his editor up the wall, but he always produces great pieces for the newspaper. When his next story is about the drug trade taking place on the beach, Fletch ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, semi serious, light ...
Plot: investigation, undercover, crimes, cons and scams, dishonesty, journalism, insurance, mistaken identity, contract killing, murder for hire, corruption, divorce lawyer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, rio de janeiro, usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, captivating, light, feel good, tense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hotel, investigation, crimes, amateur detective, romancing a suspect, resort, disorder, crime, siblings relations, strong female presence, missing person, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.9
 6K
Pure Luck (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The daughter of a wealthy businessman has disappeared in Mexico, and all the efforts to find her have been unsuccessful. A psychologist, knowing that the girl has an ultra bad luck, persuades her father to send to Mexico one of his employees, an ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, remake of french film ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: farce, private detective, missing person, love affair, reluctant partners, silly humor, cons and scams, odd couple, partners, buddies, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, entertaining, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, crime, crimes, who done it, law enforcement, uncover truth, mystery, dishonesty, deadly, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Red Silk (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jess Francos own remake of his 1969 picture "Sadisterotica" aka "Rote Lippen" aka "Der Wolf - Horror pervers".
Plot: photographer, female protagonist, sex, erotica, murder, private detective, smuggling, dildo, urination, nightclub, dream, it was all a dream ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 13K
Drowning Mona (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The recently deceased Mona Dearly (Bette Midler) was many things: an abusive wife, a domineering mother, a loud-mouthed neighbor and a violent malcontent. So when her car and corpse are discovered in the Hudson River, police Chief Wyatt Rash (Danny ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, funny, absurd, clever ...
Plot: investigation, murder, suspect, mystery, disorder, family problems, social relations, goofy hero, small town, small town life, waitress, murder mystery ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, new york, new jersey, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 426
The Black Bird (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The son of famous detective Sam Spade carries on the family tradition of getting involved with the Maltese Falcon - and with the people who will stop at nothing, including murder, to get it.
Style: offbeat, realistic, clever, witty, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, murder, parody, neo noir, investigation, espionage, police detective, deadly, dishonesty, undercover, danger, femme fatale ...
Time: 70s, year 1940, year 1975
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: dark humor, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, investigation, police detective, crime, mystery, crimes, amateur detective, family business, aging, family relations, private detective, family life ...
Time: 80s
Place: austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Crowned and Dangerous (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After the murder of a beauty queen, an investigation reveals the suspects to be a former lover, a rival contestant, and a stage mother.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: investigation, rivalry, murder, crimes, mystery, ambition, dishonesty, deadly, physical appearance, crime, blind ambition, contests and competitions ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
From Hollywood to Deadwood (1988)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When actress Lana Dark (Barbara Schock) disappears in the middle of a film shoot, putting an expensive stop to production, the studio hires gumshoes Raymond Savage (Scott Paulin) and Jack Haines (Jim Haynie) to track down the fleeing femme fatale in ...
Plot: movie actress, corpse, shotgun, investigation, disappearance, partner, reward, watching a movie, hollywood, film producer, murder, private detective ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Where's Marlowe? (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After making a 3-hour fiasco about New York City's water supply, a two-man film crew decides to take it up a notch by documenting life in the private investigator offices of "Boone and Murphy". Cheating husbands and missing dogs fail ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, satirical, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: student film, teens
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, mystery, filmmaking, artists and showbiz, satire, filmmaker, film within a film, noir, existentialism, manipulation ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, new york, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%