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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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and mind bending films with plots about murder, private detective, crimes, deadly, mystery, investigation and dishonesty mostly in Mystery, Comedy and Thriller genres. Some movies like Warning Shot: Gunn (1967), Twenty Plus Two (1961), Rogue's Gallery (1968), Mystery Woman: Mystery Weekend (2005), The Man in the Brown Suit (1989). 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: private detective, investigation, murder, gangsters, crime, mystery, fighting crime, who done it, crimes, law enforcement, uncover truth, deadly ...
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, missing person, murder, bellhop, hotel room, stewardess, movie star, heiress, cold case, unwanted pregnancy, disappearance, rape ...
Time: 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: crimes, mystery, private detective, protagonist as suspect, intrigue, missing person, murder, deadly, dishonesty, heroes, femme fatale, suicidal tendency ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, mystery, private detective, protagonist as suspect, writer's life, murder, political conspiracy, riddles and clues, who done it, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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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: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic
Plot: murder, adventurer, mystery, mysterious character, crime, private detective, protagonist as suspect, riddles and clues, who done it, crimes, danger, amateur detective ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: egypt, england, south africa, london, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: dead daughter, small town, murder, funeral, murder investigation, disappearance, police investigation, police chief, countryside, car over cliff, double murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending
Plot: private detective, investigation, adoption, missing person, mystery, crimes, deadly, search, missing, investigator
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: corpse, blood, evangelist, shooting, zoo, portrait, rape victim, merry go round, gun, investigation, gunshot, artist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: evidence, son murders father, judge, lawyer, murder, affair, court, murder weapon, latex gloves, dog, hacking, sergeant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: suspenseful, serious, clever, realistic, tense
Plot: serial killer, investigation, murder, mystery, crime, british intelligence, english countryside, crimes, deadly, amateur detective, hidden identity, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, burma
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, murder mystery, lesbian
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: photograph, cruise ship, cruise, whodunit, ship captain, ocean liner, ship, killer, murder, death, husband wife relationship, posing for a photograph ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ 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: ceremony, private detective, small town, lesbian sex, erotica, lesbian, female nudity, lesbianism, sex, cult, kidnapping, search
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, mind bending, realistic, tense ...
Plot: murder, pregnancy, hospital, serial killer, mystery, riddles and clues, who done it, woman in danger, crimes, danger, deadly, dedicated lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, realistic, student film, funny ...
Plot: murder, private detective, media satire, chase, hollywood, mystery, filmmaking, school, crimes, investigation, artists and showbiz, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, new york, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: newspaper, murder, artist, drug, painting, singer, painter, hallucination, snow, chase, landlady, sculptor ...
Place: greenwich village manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: nude model, dead cat, missing person, private detective, absurdism, missing husband, private investigation, japanese new wave, ex husband ex wife relationship, nude photograph
Time: 1960s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, dog, amateur sleuth, hospital room, murder investigation, german shepherd, convention, woman in a wheelchair, police station
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, blackmail, gambling, crime, strong sexual content, false accusation, mystery, ex-cop, crimes, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: dog, lie, chauffeur, doctor, marriage proposal, cigarette smoking, book, constable, rolls royce, heroin, computer, photograph ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: mirror, murder, bicycle, wine, private detective, waterfall, convention, ball, sparrow, poison, year 1952, orange ...
Time: 1950s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: serial killer, crimes, deadly, womanizer, trust, dead woman, dead body in swimming pool, kissing, brother sister relationship, father son relationship, sex, murder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, clever ...
Plot: boarding school, murder, amateur detective, mystery, crime, school, private detective, legal investigation, uncover truth, political corruption, riddles and clues, who done it ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: comic, surprise ending
Plot: dog, murder, drugs, split personality, deception, private detective, buddy, blood, mayhem, tabloid, insecurity, possession ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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
Plot: murder, private detective, romance, mansion, whodunit
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: murder, gay, politician, private detective, investigation, amateur detective, mystery, mysterious character, private investigator, gay couple, crime, manipulations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mexico, new york state
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: whistleblower, mystery, amateur detective, investigation, murder, crimes, deadly, twins, boss and employee, siblings relations, who done it, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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P.J. (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Reluctant New York City private eye P.J. Detweiler is hired as a bodyguard to protect Maureen Preble, the mistress of shady millionaire William Orbison. In truth, Orbison plans a deadly intrigue in which P.J. is to play a central part. Meanwhile, ...
Plot: private detective, murder, conspiracy, mistress, violence, bodyguard
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Clean Slate (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Pogue is a private eye with a problem: every morning when he wakes up, he has total amnesia, waking up with a 'blank slate'. Since he is in the middle of a hot investigation and has a developing romance, this is less than convenient.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, surreal, entertaining ...
Plot: private detective, mystery, nothing goes right, gangsters, on the run, memory loss, crimes, dishonesty, disorder, goofy hero, down on your luck, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: venice beach california, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, mind bending
Plot: fashion, murder, crime, crimes, deadly, mystery, criminal heroes, gangsters, investigation, journalism, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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