Movies like Run a Crooked Mile

If you like "Run a Crooked Mile" you are looking for movies about / with murder, amnesia, murder investigation, murder witness, cover up, evidence and key themes of Drama genre shot in UK.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Run a Crooked Mile (1969)
 7.1
 193
Run a Crooked Mile (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man witnesses a murder in a secluded mansion. When he reports it, there's no evidence of the murder, or that anyone was there. Two years later he wakes up in a hospital room after a polo accident to find he's had amnesia, is now married, and living in Switzerland. Now remembering the incident he returns to England to try to solve the mystery.
Plot: murder, amnesia, murder investigation, murder witness, cover up, evidence, key, passage of time

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Run a Crooked Mile

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and tense films with plots about murder, female nudity, police, crimes, amnesia, female director and suicide mostly in Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Run a Crooked Mile: Gypsy Angels (1990), The Letter (1982), Pan (1995), Los invitados (1987), Rage (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.0
 69
Gypsy Angels (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vanna White is a stripper who falls for a stunt pilot who develops amnesia after a crash.
Style: cult film
Plot: amnesia, stripper, doctor, biplane, preacher, female nudity, breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.2
 72
The Letter (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The wife of a Malaysian planter kills an employee of her husband one night, but her motive begins to appear not entirely truthful.
Plot: blackmail, murder, infidelity, deception, court, marriage
Place: malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.3
 264
Pan (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Denmark, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Edvarda arrives at the little Norwegian village, to stay with some family, she find the Lt., Thomas Glahn, very interesting. Soon they fall in love. It's a very passionate relationship, but this leads to problems. Both of them are very ...
Plot: love, murder, infidelity, forest
Place: norway, arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Los invitados (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A murder is committed in a small village of Andalusia.
Plot: murder, mafia, plantation, marijuana, drugs
Place: andalusia
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Movie in collections
police movies
8137
crimes movies
14741
stripper movies
1276
 4.6
 1K
Rage (2009)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A schoolboy uses his cellphone camera to shoot intimate interviews with people working at a New York fashion house and secretly posts them on the internet. Result: a bitterly funny expose of an industry in crisis, during a week in which an accident ...
Plot: fashion, murder, photographer, blogger, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Life Is Beautiful (1979)
Genre: Drama
Country: Soviet Union, Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A politically neutral man is arrested and tortured in prerevolutionary Lisbon, and forced to make, and act on, a political commitment. …
Style: political
Plot: killer, murder, police, politics, crimes
Place: italy, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.9
 75
Nu huan (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An anthology of three erotic stories. In the first story ("Pink Encounter"), a salesman is unable to control his libido as a customer takes off all her clothes to test out a bathtub for sale. The second story ("House For Rent") ...
Style: erotic, anthology
Plot: murder, policewoman, erotica, nudity (full frontal - brief), wife swapping, female nudity, swinger, lesbianism, lesbian
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
American Born (1990)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A teenager who is obsessed with gangster movies believes himself to be a real gangster after his father is murdered.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: murder, mafia, teenage life, vengeance, obsession, tough heroes, unlikely criminals, rivalry, gangsters, crimes, teenager, death of father ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Movie in collections
The Return of the Soldier (1982)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The returning soldier is amnesia victim Alan Bates, who remembers nothing of his life before suffering shell-shock--not even his long-term marriage to snooty Julie Christie. Spinsterish Ann-Margret, who has long harbored a fondness for Bates, hopes ...
Plot: shell shock, amnesia, world war one, dead children, love triangle, battlefield, doctor, husband wife relationship, army captain, socialite, dead son, family tragedy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
If Looks Could Kill (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The true story of John Hawkins as featured on America's Most Wanted.
Plot: murder, con artists, insurance fraud, true crime, male homosexuality, scam, bisexual, homosexual, insurance, homosexuality
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Crime and Punishment (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 200 min.
Story: John Simm stars in this adaptation of Dostoyevsky's tragic masterpiece - a profound drama of redemption and a thrilling detective story of the soul.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder
Time: 19th century
Place: st. petersburg russia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Für den unbekannten Hund (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Plot: murder, gas station, prison, blackmail, motorcycle, dressmaker, new love, drifter, striptease, female nudity, violence, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 3.8
 637
37 (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: On a March night in 1964, 37 neighbors in Queens, New York, witness the brutal murder of Kitty Genovese. None of them takes action or calls the police. 37 tells the story of a few of these people and what led up to the night when they unexplainably ...
Plot: murder, rape, apathy, loss of innocence, indifference, racism, witness, female director
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.8
 250
Deja Vu (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A choreographer who believes that he was reincarnated believes that his present wife possesses the soul of his wife in his previous wife, a ballerina.
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, psychotronic
Plot: murder, tragic love, reincarnation, supernatural, fire, medium, ballerina, spiritualist, couples, supernatural romance, destiny, love affair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Macu, la mujer del policía (1987)
Genre: Drama
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The true story of a jealous policeman and his young wife living in a shanty-town in South America.
Plot: older man younger woman marriage, infidelity, murder, teenage mother, teenage sexuality, wife leaves husband, investigation, jealous husband, coming of age, pedophile, police officer, nipples visible through clothing ...
Place: venezuela
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Laws of Deception (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A law student is seduced by a beautiful woman he doesn't know, and after a one night stand with her, his roommate warns him to be careful because he suspects she may have other motives. Years later, she returns and hires him as her lawyer to ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, suspenseful, surprise ending
Plot: murder, lawyer, vengeance, haunted by the past, dangerous attraction, college, power relations, couples, obsessive quest, mystery, dishonesty, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.9
 80
Saving Grace (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Grace is a homeless teenager. She befriends an unemployed carpenter and he invites her to share his flat. She moves in and to her surprise a delicate relationship develops. He helps her repair her shattered self-esteem and she begins to feel loved ...
Plot: delusion, murder, religion, suicide, street kid, trust, flashback, memory lapse, miraculous event, crucifix
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Xian's Finest (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Wu, a veteran police officer in Xian, is demoted to work in a community policing center after he accidentally injures a hostage during a rescue mission. At first the new job appears to be simple and straightforward, but Wu and his family gradually ...
Plot: piano, suicide attempt, murder, police chase, anonymous letter, rape, hostage, murder investigation, police station, false accusation, cop killer, police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
suicide movies
4715
infidelity movies
5117
doctor movies
4777
Moment of Truth: Why My Daughter? (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After a young prostitute is murdered and left in a rubbish heap, her mother does everything to track down the killer.
Plot: murder, prostitution, mother daughter relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, physical abuse, prostitute, murder of daughter, psychotic, loss of daughter, abusive boyfriend, mother daughter conflict, emotional abuse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
In and Out of Planet Earth (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A documentary from Nick Peterson.
Plot: alter ego, murder, hell, rainbow, fish, sea, purgatory, isolation, ocean, underwater scene
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Badge of the Assassin (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Three black revolutionaries gun down two New York City police officers. The subsequent investigation puts a white assistant DA and a black police detective on the trail of the killers that leads from New York to San Francisco and down to New Orleans.
Plot: murder, police, murder investigation, racism, police officer, cop killer, buddy cop, nypd, police investigation, black cop, assistant district attorney
Place: new york, san francisco, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.9
 502
Going Home (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After doing 13 years in prison for the murder of his wife, mechanic Harry Graham is out on parole and looking to rebuild his life in a small seaside community. He settles into a trailer park and finds both a job and a girlfriend. But things get ...
Plot: murder, revenge, girlfriend, son, mechanic, witness, wife, father son relationship, parole, uxoricide, confrontation, trailer park
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.9
 188
Shipman (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: James Bolam portrays serial killer Dr. Harold Shipman in this made-for-TV drama. The film follows the story of Shipman, a general practitioner who throughout his career is believed to have killed as many as 250 of his patients. When the high death ...
Style: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: doctor, serial killer, court, police investigation, police arrest, doctor patient relationship, murder, drug overdose, trust, forgery, old man, morphine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
vengeance movies
10934
homosexual movies
2172
surrealism movies
3759
rape movies
3680
 5.1
 241
Macbeth (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In eleventh century Scotland, three witches foretell that Macbeth will become King, while Banquo will beget Kings. Macbeth accordingly has King Duncan slain, and is duly crowned in his place. But that's where his problems really begin...
Plot: prophecy, child murder, witch, suicide, king, murder, regicide, shakespeare, knife, blood
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Lighter Fluid (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: An experimental look into the lives of teens and young adults in a dysfunctional town.
Style: experimental
Plot: suicide, abandoned house, murder, surrealism, skateboard, pregnancy, death, sex, drugs
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Long Live the Bride (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a despairing, fatalistic Rome, Nicola finds himself flirting with the city’s dark side. Drinking too much and living among drifters, petty criminals and anxious immigrants, Nicola becomes entwined in an insurance scam that leads him further ...
Plot: murder suspect, murder, police
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
A Clear View the Mark Barmore Story (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: In Rockford, IL and other cities around the nation deal with their share of police killing people, by accident, in defense or sometimes just in cold blood. This is a true story about Mark Barmore a young who became a victim of Rockford Police ...
Plot: murder, riot, u.s. marshal
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Women in the Mirror (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Three women who share memories of the Hiroshima disaster try to uncover the hidden family ties that may or may not bind them together.
Plot: mother daughter relationship, amnesia, widow, identity crisis, memory loss, little girl, broken mirror, sea, shadow, identity, radiation, kidnapping ...
Place: hiroshima japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Fruit Machine (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Eddie and Michael are two 16-year-old gay friends from Liverpool. Berated by his father for his camp behavior, Eddie runs away from his Liverpool home and joins Michael, a streetwise hustler, who is also on the run.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, gay, nightclub, youth, gay lead character, friendship, on the run, obsession, best friends, male prostitute, gay teenager, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: liverpool, england, europe, brighton
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Criminal Desires (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A beautiful reporter gets caught up in the deadly and erotic world of an online 'murder club' in this red-hot thriller.
Style: disturbing, tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: murder, police, murderer, erotica, seduction, private club, hitman, eroticism, sex club, strip club, reporter, online dating ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%