Movies like Warning Shot

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Warning Shot (1967)
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Warning Shot (1967)
Genre: Mystery
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.
Plot: private detective, dog, heroin, doctor, smuggling, shooting, funeral, media, self defense, nurse, neighbor, neo noir, fog, swimming pool, murder, beating, partner, secret life, coffin, model, revolver, widow, gas, police sergeant, police captain ...
Time: 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, suspenseful, serious and mind bending films with plots about murder, crimes, investigation, deadly, mystery, private detective and crime mostly in Mystery, Crime and Comedy genres. Some movies like Warning Shot: Gunn (1967), Twenty Plus Two (1961), Rogue's Gallery (1968), The Girl in the Empty Grave (1977), Mystery Woman: Mystery Weekend (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Gunn (1967)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The madam of a floating bordello hires private eye Peter Gunn (Craig Stevens) to prove a gangster killed a crime boss.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: murder, investigation, private detective, crime, crimes, uncover truth, law enforcement, undercover, mystery, who done it, deadly, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
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95%
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, investigation, heiress, movie star, korean war, dance hall, hollywood, escort, cold case, unwanted pregnancy, disappearance, killer ...
Time: 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Rogue's Gallery (1968)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A private eye gets in trouble when he tries to help a woman in distress.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: mystery, murder, missing person, deadly, heroes, dishonesty, crimes, protagonist as suspect, private detective, intrigue, murder disguised as suicide, psychiatrist ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Girl in the Empty Grave (1977)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The police chief of a small town begins an investigation after a young woman, who was supposed to have died several months previously, shows up at the funeral of her parents, who had been murdered. (IMDB)
Plot: disappearance, murder investigation, police investigation, police chief, car over cliff, countryside, dead daughter, double murder, murder, small town, funeral
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Mystery Woman: Mystery Weekend (2005)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: She's an avid mystery lover and bookseller, for whom crime has been comfortably confined to the pages of her favorite novels-until a real-life murder turns a weekend of fun and games into a chilling whodunit...
Style: mind bending, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: false accusation, murder, who done it, writer's life, riddles and clues, private detective, amateur detective, frame up, law enforcement, political conspiracy, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Glass Cage (1964)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two detectives investigate the murder of a local businessman by a mysterious woman.
Plot: merry go round, rape victim, investigation, zoo, evangelist, shooting, gun, murder, rape, artist, blood, corpse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
McBride: Fallen Idol (2006)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The police have arrested a Latino teenager caught pawning a murdered attorney's stolen Rolex. To complicate matters, the suspect's sister wants McBride to defend her brother - despite the fact that the victim was a close friend of ...
Plot: sergeant, innocent, murder, judge, lawyer, affair, court, district attorney, crime scene, parking ticket, latex gloves, murder weapon ...
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63%
The Man in the Brown Suit (1989)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Agatha Christie. An American woman getting involved in a diamond theft in South Africa. Nor Poirot nor Marple.
Style: mind bending, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, protagonist as suspect, who done it, crime, crimes, danger, private detective, deadly, cruise, adventurer, investigation, amateur detective ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: south africa, london, egypt, england, cairo egypt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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The Midnight Man (1974)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An ex-convict, and ex-cop, finds himself in the midst of drama as a murder, of a female student, is commited at the university where he works as a night watchman. He is reluctantly drawn into the criminal investigation and eventually becomes a ...
Plot: murder, investigation, lesbian, murder mystery
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The List of Adrian Messenger (1963)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A writer named Adrian Messenger believes a series of apparently unrelated "accidental" deaths are actually linked murders. He asks his friend Anthony Gethryn, recently retired from MI5, to help clear up the mystery. However, ...
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, clever
Plot: investigation, murder, serial killer, amateur detective, dishonesty, deadly, crime, crimes, mystery, pow, hidden identity, danger ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: england, burma
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Death Cruise (1974)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Several couples are notified that they have won an ocean cruise, but they actually have been lured onto a ship so that they can be murdered.
Plot: amateur detective, troubled marriage, prize, ship captain, whodunit, ocean liner, ship, killer, married couple, photograph, murder, death ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Cradle Will Fall (2004)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The suicide of a pregnant woman begins to look like murder and a county prosecutor is called in to investigate.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending, psychological ...
Plot: murder, pregnancy, mystery, power relations, law enforcement, serial killer, femme fatale, woman in danger, danger, deadly, hospital, riddles and clues ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, student film, funny ...
Plot: murder, private detective, chase, mystery, crimes, artists and showbiz, deadly, investigation, school, media satire, filmmaking, media ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, california, new york, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Damien's Seed (1996)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A detective is hired by a rich woman to find her runaway step-sister. Little does he know that the step-sister is actually being held by a cult of women who seek to propagate their male cult-leader of 30 years ago by capturing his son, and the ...
Plot: female nudity, lesbianism, small town, lesbian sex, lesbian, erotica, sex, ceremony, private detective, cult, search, kidnapping
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: secretary, computer, heroin, hit and run, caged bird, sneezing, gloves, photograph, flashlight, cigarette smoking, chauffeur, book ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Love Statue (1965)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Wimpy struggling Greenwich Village painter Tyler Westin is in love with gorgeous, but mean and snippy cabaret dancer Lisa, who treats Tyler like dirt and constantly belittles him. Sultry nightclub singer Mashiko turns Tyler on to LSD. After a ...
Plot: murder, artist, newspaper, female nudity, framed for murder, singer, chase, painter, hallucination, painting, snow, dream ...
Place: manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Peeper (1975)
Genre: Comedy, 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, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: private detective, investigation, missing person, adoption, deadly, crimes, mystery, missing, search, investigator
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Mystery Woman: In the Shadows (2007)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: While searching for a KGB double agent who was about to be exposed by another Russian spy-turned-successful author, mystery bookstore owner Samantha Kinsey and her good friend and store manager Philby are thrust into the murderous world of ...
Plot: intrigue, police station, woman in a wheelchair, hospital room, amateur sleuth, dog, murder investigation, convention, german shepherd
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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The Man Without a Map (1968)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A private detective is hired to find a missing man by his wife. While his search is unsuccessful, the detective's own life begins to resemble the man for whom he is searching.
Style: absurd
Plot: missing person, private detective, absurdism, dead cat, nude model, japanese new wave, missing husband, private investigation, ex husband ex wife relationship, nude photograph
Time: 1960s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Carnal Innocence (2011)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A famous violinist Caroline Waverly returns to her home town. A killer is on the streets, and Caroline may be a target for murder.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: serial killer, womanizer, crimes, deadly, father son relationship, return home, dead woman, brother sister relationship, kissing, trust, brother brother relationship, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Devil's Ballad (1977)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A serial killer responsible for 7 minors' deaths thus far seems to kill to a particular rhythm, which the authorities must identify to catch him.
Plot: sparrow, wine, orange, grape, year 1952, private detective, waterfall, poison, ball, mirror, convention, bicycle ...
Time: 1950s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
While My Pretty One Sleeps (1997)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the fashion world meets the underworld, it's murder.
Style: mind bending, rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: fashion, murder, media, journalism, dishonesty, deadly, gangsters, danger, woman in danger, investigation, criminal heroes, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, sexual ...
Plot: murder, investigation, private detective, politician, gay, crime, mystery, manipulations, crimes, life is a bitch, gays and lesbians, mysterious character ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new york state, mexico
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47%
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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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: private detective, murder, gambling, blackmail, mystery, embezzlement, deadly, dishonesty, strong sexual content, femme fatale, riddles and clues, army investigation ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: las vegas
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44%
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The Pale Horse (1997)
Genre: Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Writer Mark Easterbrook has a vested interest in solving the murder of a priest. That's because Mark himself is under suspicion. But to save his reputation and put the real killer behind bars, he'll have to go through a mysterious list of ...
Style: tense, talky, realistic, mind bending, serious ...
Plot: murder, false accusation, righting the wronged, amateur detective, witnessing a crime, wizards and magicians, danger, supernatural ability, deadly, investigation, race against time, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Dogwoman: Dead Dog Walking (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Australia
Story: Margaret O'Halloran is a dog trainer with a unique talent and a nose for a mystery. Now an old lady has been savaged to death, her faithful dog is the prime suspect. But Margaret smells a murderer of the two legged variety.
Style: surprise ending, comic
Plot: dog, murder, split personality, deception, drugs, buddy, private detective, tabloid, mayhem, blood, embezzlement, intrigue ...
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43%
Jane Doe: Ties That Bind (2007)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: DNA evidence and camera footage places a corrupt CEO as the prime suspect in the murder of a company whistle-blower, but Jane Doe believes the real killer may be a twin sibling.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: whistleblower, mystery, boss and employee, who done it, top executive, investigation, dishonesty, deadly, crimes, siblings relations, power relations, amateur detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Lies Between Friends (2010)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fourteen years after graduation, a group of college friends convenes one weekend for a bridal shower for one of their own. The principal character, Joss (Gabrielle Anwar), and her freshman year roommate and best friend in college, Cait (Thea Gill), ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: reunion, murder, amateur detective, crimes, friends, uncover truth, mystery, investigation, deadly, sheriff, held at gunpoint, falling from height ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Crossword Mysteries: A Puzzle to Die For (2019)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A brilliant crossword puzzle editor (Chabert) finds her life turned upside-down when she is pulled into a police investigation after several of the clues in her recent puzzles are linked to unsolved crimes. Proving her innocence means leaving the ...
Style: humorous, captivating, tense, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: family outing
Plot: crimes, danger, friendship, rivalry, police, puzzle, partners against crime, escapades, disorder, investigation, murder, ambition ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Murder of Quality (1991)
Genre: Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: At the request of his old war time colleague Ailsa Brimley, George Smiley agrees to look into the murder of Stella Rode. Brimley had only just received a letter from her saying she feared for her life at her husband's hand. The husband, Stanley ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, clever, rough, mind bending ...
Plot: boarding school, murder, crime, couple relations, life is a bitch, legal investigation, riddles and clues, mystery, uncover truth, golden years, gays and lesbians, amateur detective ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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