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Death will return (1961)
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Death will return (1961)
Original name: Ο θάνατος θα ξανάρθει
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Adapted from Nikos Foskolos’ theatrical play. On a terribly stormy night, in a secluded hotel, the owner, Brigadier Norton, is murdered. Prime suspects: his daughter Elena, his second wife Liza, Liza’s niece and her fiancé, Norton’s physician, and the hotel staff. Inspector Fox and his assistant, policeman Petridis, are assigned the investigation of the crime. While the suspects’ questioning is under way, some more people arrive at the hotel: detective Tilemachos Christofis with his assistant Aliki, and lieutenant Karalis, a sworn enemy of the victim, complicating things even more.
Style: suspense
Plot: neo noir, mansion, murder, morphine, neo-noir, murderer, death, gun, greek, mirror, piano, truth, spear, athenian, hellenic
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: greece, hellas, cyprus

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspense, suspenseful, tense and serious films with plots about murder, neo noir, investigation, crimes, death, gun and deadly mostly in Thriller, Crime and Mystery genres. Some movies like Death will return: Km. 72 (2015), Evil Judgment (1984), The Hot Month of August (1966), Motel (1984), A Private Affair (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Km. 72 (2015)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The millionaire Diego Verastegui has been murdered at his house, and somebody has taken a valuable briefcase from the safe-deposit box. Dimas -Verastegui's bodyguard- comes back to the house and finds three suspects: Carlos, the ...
Style: twists and turns, suspense
Plot: neo noir, neo-noir, puzzle, flashback, psycho, plot twist, anti heroes, unreliable flashback, murder, truth, rape, briefcase ...
Place: venezuela
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Evil Judgment (1984)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A girl starts her own investigation after the police fail to catch a local serial killer.
Plot: murder, slasher, serial killer, maniac, corruption, violence, mansion, country, justice, investigation
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68%
The Hot Month of August (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Greece
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A young man, Jason, is on his way home and meets two beautiful women, Hope and Alexis. He falls for Hope, but has sex with Alexis. He doesn't know that Alexis' husband has hired a private detective to trail her, and the man reports back to ...
Style: suspense, classic noir
Plot: wheelchair, love affair, greek island, noir, lovers, death, guilt, ship, married woman, will, summer, sun ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas, athens
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61%
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Motel (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The discovery of the mutilated body of a wealthy woman leads a detective to an isolated motel.
Plot: neo noir, neo-noir, husband wife relationship, avarice, motel, sexuality, storm, rich woman, misogyny, old woman, sex scene, death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Private Affair (2002)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Divorced private detective Francois Maneri is assigned by his agency to investigate the disappearance of Rachel, a young student who has been missing for six months. After interviewing Rachel's family, friends and classmates, Francois is ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: investigation, missing person, neo noir, dishonesty, obsession, mystery, deadly, crimes, murder, search, private detective, sexual content ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
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Samrat & Co. (2014)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A young, beautiful and rich girl, Dimpy Singh, approaches Samrat Tilakdhari, a private investigator, with a strange case. Their garden got ruined for reasons that appear natural but are not known; leading horticulturists have examined the fading ...
Style: suspense
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Insomnia (1997)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Norway
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Detectives Jonas and Erik are called to the midnight sun country of northern Norway to investigate a recent homicide, but their plan to arrest the killer goes awry, and Jonas mistakenly shoots Erik. The suspect escapes, and a frightened Jonas pins ...
Style: tense, psychological, suspenseful, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: police investigation, murder, insomnia, neo noir, crime, crimes, police detective, mystery, loss of partner, dishonesty, deadly, murder mystery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: norway, europe
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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.
Plot: murder, death, best friend, homicide detective, assassin, neo noir, investigation
Place: las vegas
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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: suspense, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: murder, insanity, haunted by the past, woman in danger, family relations, maid, mental illness, mansion, southern belle, recluse, death, cousin ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1964, 1930s, 1920s
Place: southern usa, usa, louisiana
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The Night Stalker (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An account of serial killer Richard Ramírez and his rampage in California during the mid-1980s.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: serial killer, police, rape, death, murder, female director, serial murder, murderer, rapist
Place: california
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46%
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Following (1998)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 69 min.
Story: A struggling, unemployed young writer takes to following strangers around the streets of London, ostensibly to find inspiration for his new novel.
Style: thought provoking, psychological, tense, realistic, twists and turns ...
Plot: neo noir, thief, stranger, breaking and entering, mystery, robbery, friendship, dishonesty, buddies, dangerous attraction, writers, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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46%
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Harper (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Harper is a cynical private eye in the best tradition of Bogart. He even has Bogie's Baby hiring him to find her missing husband, getting involved along the way with an assortment of unsavory characters and an illegal-alien smuggling ring.
Style: cynical, suspenseful, enigmatic, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: private detective, murder, missing person, neo noir, investigation, mystery, crime, crimes, uncover truth, dishonesty, ransom, twists & turns ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
Place: las vegas, los angeles, california
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Detour (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A nightclub piano player (Tom Neal Jr.) hitchhikes to the West Coast and soon figures into two deaths.
Plot: neo-noir, neo noir, femme fatale, arizona desert, murder, hitchhiking, stolen identity
Time: 1940s
Place: arizona
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Down by the Riverside (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An intertwining story of murder and mystery across two decades. In the early twentieth century, several pregnant girls meet in a country house, where they have been sent to give birth and have their children adopted. The girls are never seen by ...
Style: suspense, bleak, suspenseful, disturbing, scary ...
Plot: spy, neo noir, psychopath, chase, death, murder, female director, christian, driver, religion, axe, pitchfork ...
Place: new zealand
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40%
Betrayals & Bullets: The Dame (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 51 min.
Story: After the murder of his girlfriend, a gang enforcer sets out to find out who perpetrated the killing.
Plot: murder, neo noir, firearm, betrayal, respect, revenge, neo-noir
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: stylized, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: private detective, neo noir, police corruption, murder, investigation, sexual content, cons and scams, who done it, uncover truth, graphic violence, mystery, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa
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The Sovereign (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: For two months a serial killer has been terrorizing the city of St. Petersburg. Every Wednesday a girl between 9 and 12 years old is the victim. The brutality of the maniac plunges city residents into horror. Parents are afraid of leaving their ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: investigation, obsession, murder, serial killer, death, whodunit, maniac, child murder, suburbs
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The Killers (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A hit man and his partner try to find out why their latest victim, a former race-car driver, did not try to get away.
Style: stylized, clever, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Pop star Anna has been kidnapped. Kidnapper Jash uploads the video clip of Anna being tortured onto the internet, which instantly becomes the talk of Hong Kong. A week later, Jash contacts the police, asking not for a ransom but for retired police ...
Style: suspense, psychological, serious, suspenseful
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Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.1
 12K
Night Moves (1975)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Private detective and former football player Harry Moseby gets hired on to what seems a standard missing person case, as a former Hollywood actress whose only major roles came thanks to being married to a studio mogul wants Moseby to find and return ...
Style: tense, psychological, cynical, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: private detective, neo noir, investigation, infidelity, murder, missing person, femme fatale, espionage, mystery, crimes, uncover truth, family problems ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, florida, los angeles, california
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34%
Third Man Out (2005)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chad Allen stars as gay detective Donald Strachey in this gritty series of crime stories based on the popular novels by author Richard Stevenson. "The Donald Strachey Mysteries" follow Strachey through upstate New York as he works on ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
Plot: murder, gay couple, investigation, private detective, uncover truth, mysterious character, mystery, crimes, law enforcement, deadly, amateur detective, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york state, mexico
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34%
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, disappearance, killer, secretary, investigation, hollywood, bellhop, murder, heiress, movie star, missing person, unwanted pregnancy ...
Time: year 1961, 1960s, 60s
Place: chicago illinois, tokyo, los angeles
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33%
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Malice (1993)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A tale about a happily married couple who would like to have children. Tracy teaches infants, Andy's a college professor. Things are never the same after she is taken to hospital and operated upon by Jed, a "know all" doctor.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, suspense, twists and turns ...
Plot: mystery, serial killer, murder, college, insurance fraud, investigation, dishonesty, couple relations, married couple, infidelity, double life, femme fatale ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: boston
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33%
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Ten Little Indians (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ten strangers are invited as weekend guests to a remote mountain mansion.When the host doesn't show up, the guests start dying, one by one, in uniquely macabre Agatha Christie-style.It is based on Christie's best-selling novel with 100 ...
Style: suspenseful, talky, psychological, tense, serious ...
Plot: isolation, murder mystery, murder, serial killer, mountain, investigation, private detective, psychopath, false accusation, crimes, crime, characters killed one by one ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 1930s, 70s
Place: austria, alps
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33%
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The Owls (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: Two middle-aged, lesbian couples accidentally kill a younger lesbian and hide the body, without reporting it to the authorities. Their guilt and long-kept, dark secret comes back to haunt them, as an unexpected stranger shows up in their lives, ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: murder, neo noir, vengeance, rivalry, danger, mysterious character, couple relations, haunted by the past, couples, deadly, crimes, gender ...
Time: 21st century, 90s, contemporary, 20th century
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32%
The Lady in Question (1999)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1938, Jewish-rights activist Emma Sachs is targeted by the Nazis. When she dies, foul play is suspected. But was it the Nazis, or was it someone else? Det. Tony Rossini investigates, along with Larry "Cash" Carter, a theatre director ...
Plot: suspect, murder, female director, aunt nephew relationship, nazi, secretary, jewish, inheritance, flight attendant, nazis
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32%
The White Orchid (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Shy and reserved, Claire Decker, 30ish, is a part-time investigator for Social Services. Typically, she solves cases where senior citizens have died alone, leaving no indication of who must handle their estate. This time however, Claire is ...
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Plot: investigation, murder, femme fatale, disguise, neo noir, danger, crimes, female protagonist, police, brutality, death, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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31%
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Paranoia (2011)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A serial killer is terrorizing a small town. Mark Bishop (Brad Jones) has just killed an intruder who attacked him in his home. Only he's not sure if he killed the real serial killer, but knows he doesn't want the attention. Mark has to ...
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: violence, killing spree, paranoia, corpse, police officer, hallucination, headache, robbery, restaurant, murder, gas station, serial killer ...
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31%
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[Cargo] (2018)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A man wakes trapped inside a cargo container with only a cell phone and is given 24 hours by his kidnappers to raise ten million dollars in ransom or die.
Style: ambiguous ending, surprise ending, suspense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: trapped, ransom, isolation, survival, hostage, fear, murder, mercenary, father son relationship, torture, race against time, businessman ...
Place: south america, los angeles
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30%
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Hysteria (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An American wakes up in an English hospital unable to remember anything of his life before a recent car accident. With only a photograph torn from a newspaper to guide him, and an unknown benefactor, he attempts to unravel what looks increasingly ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, psychological thriller, psychotronic
Plot: murder, crimes, deadly, losing-it hero, riddles and clues, power relations, private detective, disorder, mystery, investigation, memory loss, photograph ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%