Movies like Warning Shot

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Warning Shot (1967)
 6.8
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Warning Shot (1967)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Pounded by the press for shooting a doctor, an ousted Los Angeles policeman (David Janssen) works his own case.
Style: neo noir
Plot: smuggling, private detective, dog, heroin, doctor, shooting, funeral, media, self defense, nurse, neighbor, strong female character, rich, model, fog, wealth, search, lapd, swimming pool, murder, senior citizen, drunkenness, widow, ambush, philanthropist ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, year 1966
Place: los angeles, mexico

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Most similar movies to Warning Shot

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and neo noir films with plots about murder, crimes, investigation, private detective, deadly, mystery and crime mostly in Crime, Thriller and Mystery genres. Some movies like Warning Shot: Twenty Plus Two (1961), Third Man Out (2005), Harper (1966), Farewell, My Lovely (1975), In the Deep Woods (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, bartender, missing person, escort, korean war, hotel room, hollywood, stewardess, unwanted pregnancy, investigation, blonde, secretary ...
Time: 1960s, year 1961, 60s
Place: los angeles, tokyo, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, realistic, serious, suspenseful, sexual ...
Plot: gay couple, murder, private detective, investigation, uncover truth, mysterious character, mystery, life is a bitch, manipulations, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york state, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.9
 9K
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: neo noir, cynical, suspenseful, enigmatic, psychological ...
Plot: private detective, murder, missing person, investigation, mystery, crime, crimes, uncover truth, dishonesty, ransom, twists & turns, cons and scams ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 70s
Place: los angeles, las vegas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Farewell, My Lovely (1975)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Los Angeles private eye Philip Marlowe is hired by paroled convict Moose Malloy to find his girlfriend Velma, former seedy nightclub dancer.
Style: neo noir, tense, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: femme fatale, private detective, investigation, uncover truth, mystery, deadly, crimes, danger, crime, dishonesty, life is a bitch, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1941
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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In the Deep Woods (1992)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A friend of Joanna has been killed by a serial killers who leaves the bodies in the woods. A strange guy who says is a private detective: Joanna begins to fear he might be the killer.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: serial killer, private detective, psychopath, crimes, mystery, crime, law enforcement, deadly, police detective, cigarette, murder, forest ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, daughter in law, dancehall girl, murder suspect, investigation, drunk, police captain, fistfight, bullying, patriarch, pulp fiction, murder ...
Time: year 1912, 20th century, 1900s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Carey Treatment (1972)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dr. Peter Carey is a pathologist at a Boston hospital. The daughter of the hospital's Chief of Staff dies after an illegal abortion goes wrong, and Carey's friend and colleague Dr. David Tao is accused of performing the abortion. Carey ...
Plot: doctor, morphine, autopsy, hit and run, teenage pregnancy, cover up, murder, laboratory, nurse, roommate, photographer, emergency ...
Time: 70s
Place: boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: neo noir, cynical, stylized, atmospheric, witty ...
Plot: private detective, murder, betrayal, friendship, profanity, disfigurement, bribery, investigation, crime, crimes, mystery, gangsters ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, mexico, california, latin america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A petty thief posing as an actor is brought to Los Angeles for an unlikely audition and finds himself in the middle of a murder investigation along with his high school dream girl and a detective who's been training him for his upcoming role...
Style: neo noir, twists and turns, humorous, absurd, funny ...
Plot: murder, dark humor, private detective, christmas, actor, investigation, thief, lifestyle, disorder, mistaken identity, dishonesty, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, venice beach california, denver colorado ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Devil in a Blue Dress (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In late 1940s Los Angeles, Easy Rawlins is an unemployed black World War II veteran with few job prospects. At a bar, Easy meets DeWitt Albright, a mysterious white man looking for someone to investigate the disappearance of a missing white woman ...
Style: neo noir, stylized, atmospheric, clever, realistic ...
Plot: missing person, murder, jazz, war veteran, jazz club, private detective, political corruption, crime, crimes, neo-noir, mystery, dishonesty ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, malibu california, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 3K
Marlowe (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Los Angeles private-eye Philip Marlowe is trying to locate the brother of his new client, a woman named Orfamay Quest. The trail leads to two men who deny any knowledge of the brother's existence. Both are soon killed by an ice pick, so Marlowe ...
Style: tense, mind bending, psychological, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: murder, private detective, missing person, betrayal, femme fatale, gangsters, investigation, blackmail, intrigue, dishonesty, deadly, crime ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.0
 31K
The Limey (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Limey follows Wilson, a tough English ex-con who travels to Los Angeles to avenge his daughter's death. Upon arrival, Wilson goes to task battling Valentine and an army of L.A.'s toughest criminals, hoping to find clues and piece ...
Style: neo noir, non-linear, stylized, atmospheric, contemplative ...
Plot: investigation, gangsters, murder, hitman, daughter, drugs, motel room, suitcase, record producer, warehouse, stakeout, ex convict ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, pacific ocean, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Back to the Streets of San Francisco (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Mike Stone's back and his old partner, Steve Keller, is missing. So Mike heads up an investigation. At the same time, he is investigating another brutal murder. And he is trying to decide which of two inspectors shall he recommend for the ...
Plot: murder, mystery, disappearance, priest, gunfight, police officer, police, warden, rookie, police captain, drug addict, revolver ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 ⇓
37%
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: neo noir, suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense ...
Plot: missing person, investigation, dishonesty, obsession, mystery, deadly, crimes, murder, search, private detective, sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, realistic ...
Plot: murder mystery, isolation, murder, serial killer, false accusation, characters killed one by one, investigation, private detective, psychopath, mountain, crimes, crime ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 1930s, 70s
Place: austria, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.2
 12K
Twilight (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A retired ex-cop and private detective gets mixed up in murder when he is asked to deliver blackmail money and walks into a 20 year old case involving the mysterious disappearance of an actress' former husband.
Style: clever, serious, realistic, neo noir, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, murder, missing person, terminal illness, femme fatale, mystery, who done it, uncover truth, crimes, crime, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.0
 744
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, suspenseful, serious, psychological thriller, psychotronic
Plot: murder, memory loss, deadly, power relations, disorder, crimes, mystery, riddles and clues, investigation, losing-it hero, private detective, knife ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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P.I. Private Investigations (1987)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young architect finds himself being stalked by a gang of criminals who believe he knows something that could expose their activities.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, stalking, journalism, private detective, crime, crimes, law enforcement, media, graphic violence, danger, dishonesty, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: parody, neo noir, cult film, weird, witty ...
Plot: private detective, murder, femme fatale, investigation, power relations, recruit, uncover truth, life is a bitch, crimes, deadly, warden, faked death ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 80s, 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Thirteen at Dinner (1985)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Actress Jane Wilkinson wants a divorce, but her husband, Lord Edgware, refuses. She convinces Hercule Poirot to use his famed tact and logic to make her case. Lord Edgware turns up murdered, a well-placed knife wound at the base of his neck. It will ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, clever, talky
Plot: private detective, murder, who done it, riddles and clues, manipulations, amateur detective, mystery, police investigation, protagonist as suspect, crimes, crime, dishonesty ...
Time: 1940s
Place: scotland yard, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Satan Bug (1965)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The Satan Bug (1965) is a science fiction film in which a US government germ warfare lab has had an accident. The first theory is that one of the germs has been released and killed several scientists. The big fear is that a more virulent strain, ...
Style: serious, exciting, scary, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biological warfare, laboratory, bio weapon, race against time, undercover, mad scientist, chase, danger, heist, plague, robbery, suicide ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: florida, los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Appointment with Death (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Emily Boynton, stepmother to the three Boynton children -- Lennox, Raymond and Carol -- and mother to Ginevra, blackmails the family lawyer, Jefferson Cope, into destroying a second will of her late husband that would have freed the children from ...
Style: talky, clever, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, ship, blackmail, mystery, murder mystery, multiple suspects, crimes, crime, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1937, 80s
Place: israel, middle east, holy land, jerusalem, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Man-Trap (1961)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Helmed by Edmond O'Brien, this slick crime thriller stars Jeffrey Hunter as naïve Matt Jameson, whose Korean War pal Vince Biskay (David Janssen) talks Matt into helping commandeer nearly $4 million from a Central American dictator. After ...
Style: serious, rough, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: heist, airport, alcohol abuse, crime gone awry, danger, murder, reunion, disorder, suburbs, crimes, crime, buddies ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: korea, mexico, latin america, san francisco, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Experiment in Terror (1962)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Kelly Sherwood is terrorized by a man with an asthmatic voice who plans to use her to steal $100,000 from the bank where she works. He threatens to kill her teenage sister Toby, if she tells the police. However she manages to contact F.B.I. agent ...
Style: neo noir, rough, stylized, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, woman in danger, psychopath, manipulation, crimes, manipulations, orchestral, missing person, heist, dishonesty, rivalry, confined ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: san francisco, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Mirror Crack'd (1980)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Jane Marple solves the mystery when a local woman is poisoned and a visiting movie star seems to have been the intended victim.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, clever, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, murder mystery, investigation, murder, amateur detective, serial killer, movie star, crime, unlikely criminals, crimes, haunted by the past, actor's life ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1953, 1950s, 1930s
Place: england, scotland, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.4
 2K
The Quarry (2020)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man on the run from his own sins, finds himself in a small border town in Texas, impersonating a reverend. The town are quickly drawn to the man's unorthodox sermons, but so is a police chief who has his suspicions.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, tense, unusual plot structure, contemplative
Plot: drug dealing, interracial relations, nightmare, small town, murder, brother brother relationship, talking to self, cousin cousin relationship, quarry, false accusation of murder, chase, father son relationship ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 694
Murder Is Easy (1982)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: American computer whiz Luke Williams meets elderly Lavinia Fullerton on a London-bound train. She reveals she's discovered the identity of a serial killer in her village and is going to report it to Scotland Yard. When she's murdered after ...
Plot: agatha christie, bridge, dagger, fiancee, flashlight, drawing, cat, computer, estate, priest, heroin, run over by a car ...
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 9K
Shattered (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dan Merrick comes out from a shattering car accident with amnesia. He finds that he is married to Judith who is trying to help him start his life again. He keeps getting flashbacks about events and places that he can't remember. He meets pet ...
Style: disturbing, neo noir, erotic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: private detective, memory loss, investigation, infidelity, murder, neo-noir, suspicion, mind game, haunted by the past, car accident, mystery, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s, 70s, 80s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Billion Dollar Brain (1967)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A former British spy stumbles into in a plot to overthrow Communism with the help of a supercomputer. But who is working for whom?
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, detective series, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, private detective, betrayal, murder, kgb, espionage, anti communism, cold war, spy, revolution, tough heroes, danger ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: england, finland, latvia, texas, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%