Movies like Perry Mason: The Case of the Lady in the Lake

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Perry Mason: The Case of the Lady in the Lake (1988)
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Perry Mason: The Case of the Lady in the Lake (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman suddenly disappears after an early morning walk, and her husband is accused of murder.
Style: mind bending, clever, serious, realistic, suspenseful, talky, cynical
Plot: courtroom, murder, lawyer, investigation, crimes, mystery, private detective, legal, rivalry, who done it, law enforcement, legal investigation, false accusation, amateur detective, courtroom drama, dishonesty, hotshot lawyer, dedicated lawyer, protagonist as suspect, uncover truth, wrong place wrong time, power relations, righting the wronged, tennis, women fight ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to Perry Mason: The Case of the Lady in the Lake

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious and mind bending films with plots about deadly, legal, crimes, mystery, courtroom drama, lawyer and murder mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Perry Mason: The Case of the Lady in the Lake: Perry Mason Returns (1985), Quincy M.E. (1976), The Advocate (2013), Her Fatal Flaw (2006), McBride: The Chameleon Murder (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Perry Mason: The Case of the Sinister Spirit (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jordan White, a publisher friend of Perry, is called to a hotel where a guest, famous horror writer David Hall, has cleared out the hotel for a weekend and has called his "friends" - an actress, a fortune-teller, David's private ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, intelligence agency, lawyer, private investigator, writer's life, legal, crimes, dedicated lawyer, investigation, private detective, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
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100%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Notorious Nun (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A priest is murdered and the main suspect is a nun.
Style: cynical, talky, mind bending, serious, realistic ...
Plot: lawyer, intelligence agency, church, courtroom, power relations, love affair, forbidden love, courtroom drama, who done it, false accusation, clergy, investigation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Murdered Madam (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Perry investigates the murder of a former madam and uncovers a multimillion dollar banking fraud in the process.
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, murder, intelligence agency, lawyer, crime gone awry, legal investigation, law enforcement, crimes, legal action, mystery, legal, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Perry Mason Returns (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When his former secretary (Barbara Hale) is accused of a murder, Perry Mason (Raymond Burr) gives up a judgeship to defend her.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense, mind bending
Plot: courtroom, false accusation, private detective, boss and employee, law enforcement, crimes, legal, dishonesty, courtroom drama, legal action, lawyer, inheritance ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Perry Mason: The Case of the Lost Love (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Perry must defend the husband of an old flame from a murder charge.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, clever, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, murder, intelligence agency, lawyer, romance, manipulation, courtroom drama, frame up, moral dilemma, legal, love and romance, amateur detective ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Defiant Daughter (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young woman from Las Vegas wants Perry Mason to defend her father.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, clever
Plot: courtroom, murder, intelligence agency, lawyer, life is a bitch, dedicated lawyer, rivalry, crimes, legal, uncover truth, investigation, mind game ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Desperate Deception (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Perry Mason ventures to Paris to defend a U.S. Marine Corps Captain accused of murdering a man suspected of being a Nazi SS Officer.
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, rough, clever ...
Plot: courtroom, murder, lawyer, intelligence agency, false accusation, who done it, courtroom drama, uncover truth, dedicated lawyer, dishonesty, legal investigation, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Poisoned Pen (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The chief suspects in the murder of an author are the numerous colleagues whom he continuously plagiarized.
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, murder, writers, intelligence agency, lawyer, power relations, writer's life, private detective, mystery, law enforcement, crimes, uncover truth ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Perry Mason: The Case of the Silenced Singer (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Perry Mason defends the husband of a famous rock singer who was found being killed after having had a tremendous discussion with her husband and her manager.
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, murder, lawyer, intelligence agency, private investigator, dishonesty, law enforcement, amateur detective, crimes, legal, dedicated lawyer, investigation ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Shooting Star (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An actor rigs a fake shooting on TV with the connivance of his friend, the show's host, but the practical joke goes wrong when the gun turns out to contain a live round.
Style: serious, realistic, clever, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, intelligence agency, murder, manipulation, crimes, righting the wronged, investigation, dedicated lawyer, society, actor's life, hotshot lawyer ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Avenging Ace (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mason defends a man he had sentenced to prison when he was an appellate-court judge. Now, 18 months after the sentencing, a new witness turns up to prove the man's innocence. Mason steps in to defend the man.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, murder, intelligence agency, lawyer, false accusation, frame up, prison, rivalry, legal, mystery, who done it, legal action ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Fashion (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Della's friend is accused of murdering a rival fashion magazine editor.
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, clever, suspenseful
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, murder, intelligence agency, private investigator, crimes, investigation, workplace, legal, dedicated lawyer, obsessive quest, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Framing (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A painter, believed to be dead, returns to make allegations that a gallery owner is selling counterfeits of his work. Later, the artist is murdered.
Style: mind bending, realistic, rough, clever, serious ...
Plot: courtroom, intelligence agency, lawyer, flirting, performer's life, who done it, mystery, dedicated lawyer, amateur detective, artists and showbiz, courtroom drama, riddles and clues ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Perry Mason: The Case of the All-Star Assassin (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A hockey player of friend of Ken Malansky's is accused of murdering a team owner. Perry takes the case.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, mind bending
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, intelligence agency, ice hockey, workplace, amateur detective, dishonesty, athlete's life, courtroom drama, mystery, power relations, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Maligned Mobster (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A gangster who has commited all kinds of crimes is accused to have killed his wife. As he was not the murderer in this case Perry Mason intents to find the killer...
Style: mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: lawyer, intelligence agency, courtroom, murder, righting the wronged, power relations, courtroom drama, false accusation, legal action, life is a bitch, investigation, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Skin-Deep Scandal (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The owner of a cosmetics company is unveiling a new cream which she claims she's been using. She's been keeping her age a secret and now reveals that she's 60 and owes her appearance to the cream. She's later killed and the ...
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, clever, suspenseful
Plot: intelligence agency, lawyer, courtroom, crimes, dishonesty, mystery, dedicated lawyer, legal, legal investigation, false accusation, uncover truth, murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Musical Murder (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young theatre director is accused of killing a more famous Broadway director. Perry takes his case.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, intelligence agency, private investigator, power relations, investigation, legal, mystery, workplace, crimes, dedicated lawyer, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Heartbroken Bride (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Perry Mason is invited to the marriage of the daughter of an old friend of his. But after the ceremony the uncle of the bride is dead. Certainly this is a case for Perry Mason.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: intelligence agency, lawyer, courtroom, false accusation, hotshot lawyer, mystery, who done it, investigation, legal, crimes, courtroom drama, amateur detective ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Perry Mason: The Case of the Killer Kiss (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On the set of a popular daytime soap opera 'Mile High', actress Kris Buckner is being forced off by co-star Mark Stratton. When she says that she'll 'kill him before she leaves the show', she makes herself the prime suspect ...
Style: realistic, serious, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: courtroom, lawyer, murder, intelligence agency, dishonesty, dedicated lawyer, crimes, amateur detective, legal, actor's life, artists and showbiz, mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Lethal Lesson (1989)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ken Malansky, a law student of Perry Mason's, is accused of murdering a fellow student. Perry is reluctant to take on his case as the victim was the son of a close friend.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, witty, serious
Plot: courtroom, murder, intelligence agency, lawyer, courtroom drama, false accusation, legal investigation, who done it, hotshot lawyer, friendship, college, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Perry Mason: The Case of the Glass Coffin (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: David Katz is a world famous magician and he comes to Denver with his group to perform for a charity gala for disabled children. Also there is Perry and Della as all three are supporters of the charity. Kate Ford, an assistant with an arrogant ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: lawyer, courtroom, crimes, power relations, boss and employee, courtroom drama, experiment gone awry, false accusation, against the odds, dedicated lawyer, amateur detective, legal ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Quincy M.E. (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Quincy, M.E. is an American television series from Universal Studios that aired from October 3, 1976, to September 5, 1983, on NBC. It stars Jack Klugman in the title role, a Los Angeles County medical examiner. Inspired by the book Where Death ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, sincere, medical drama
Plot: crimes, legal, medical, coroner, murder, law enforcement, police detective, medical examiner, amateur detective, forensic evidence, courtroom, murder mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Advocate (2013)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A grieving defense attorney gets caught in a twisted game of who-done-it when he takes on the case of a beautiful socialite who is accused of murder.
Style: mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: murder, lawyer, courtroom, false accusation, protagonist as suspect, hotshot lawyer, who done it, courtroom drama, social differences, injustice, righting the wronged, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Her Fatal Flaw (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: If you think your dating life is hard, check out what happens to poor Laney! Talk about a love hangover: The nice guy this prominent attorney spent last night with winds up being the main suspect in the brutal murder of a Chicago city councilman. If ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: uncover truth, manipulation, mystery, police detective, woman in danger, dishonesty, legal, legal investigation, courtroom drama, murder, courtroom, political corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
McBride: The Chameleon Murder (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: As a favor to a friend, defense attorney McBride takes on a client accused of murdering a woman. When McBride and his partner Phil investigate the deceased, they discover she had many identities and with each new life she was leading the list of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, twists and turns
Plot: legal investigation, mystery, courtroom drama, false accusation, cons and scams, dishonesty, crimes, wrong place wrong time, rivalry, legal, murder, uncover truth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Three Blind Mice (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A lawyer defends a man he's known since serving together in Vietnam, who has been accused of murdering three Vietnamese immigrants. Now he'll have to fight against a tenacious District Attorney, and evidence connected to the man's ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: legal investigation, courtroom drama, frame up, murder, vietnam veteran, protagonist as suspect, mystery, false accusation, crimes, law enforcement, legal action, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Matlock (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Matlock is an American television legal drama, starring Andy Griffith in the title role of criminal defense attorney Ben Matlock. The show, produced by The Fred Silverman Company, Dean Hargrove Productions, Viacom Productions and Paramount ...
Style: witty, suspenseful, realistic, serious, clever ...
Plot: lawyer, crimes, hotshot lawyer, courtroom drama, courtroom, uncover truth, legal, legal action, mystery, legal investigation, power relations, jury ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: georgia, usa, southern usa, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Lawyer (1970)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Wilma Harrison had it all. A wealthy doctor for a husband. A big playboy for a lover. A beautiful home. And a horrible death.
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: lawyer, socialite, murder, hotshot lawyer, who done it, infidelity, false accusation, courtroom drama, injustice, couples, power relations, crimes ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
And Never Let Her Go (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The true story of a woman's suspicious disappearance after ending an affair with a powerful, married attorney.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, mind bending, realistic
Plot: obsession, mysterious man, missing person, murder, mystery, love affair, dangerous attraction, crimes, protagonist as suspect, rivalry, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: delaware
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Innocent (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Bill Pullman (Independence Day, Torchwood) stars as Rusty Sabich, a judge charged with the murder of his wife, a situation that comes 20 years after he was cleared in the death of his mistress. During this latest trial, a secret affair from ...
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: lawyer, legal, mystery, murder, crimes, courtroom drama, dishonesty, legal investigation, father son relationship, uncover truth, couple relations, affair ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%