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Frankie Drake Mysteries (2017)
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Frankie Drake Mysteries (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Toronto’s only female private detective in the 1920s takes on the cases the police don’t want or can’t handle. From airplanes and booze running to American G-men, Communists and union busters, Frankie’s fearless sense of adventure gets her into all kinds of trouble, but she always manages to find her way out.
Plot: female detective, private detective, investigation, female protagonist, female partner, mother daughter relationship, crime solving
Time: 1920s
Place: canada

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Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
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Place: australia
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Duration: 90 min.
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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Duration: 42 min.
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Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 45 min.
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Duration: 60 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
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Style: realistic, clever, suspenseful, serious, witty
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Canada
Duration: 240 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Country: Canada
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Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
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Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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Style: touching, clever, witty, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.7
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Style: tense, captivating, serious, philosophical
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A modern-day drama about a crime-solving duo that cracks the NYPD's most impossible cases. Following his fall from grace in London and a stint in rehab, eccentric Sherlock escapes to Manhattan where his wealthy father forces him to live with ...
Style: witty, suspenseful, serious, realistic, talky
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.9
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A war veteran turned private detective operates out of a tiny office in London’s Denmark Street. Although wounded both physically and psychologically, his unique insight and background as a military police investigator prove crucial in solving ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, ironic, talky
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 50 min.
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