Movies like The Secret of Seagull Island 1982

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The Secret of Seagull Island (1982)
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The Secret of Seagull Island (1982)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Barbara Carey flies to Italy to visit her blind sister Mary Ann, who is studying in a music academy. Once in Rome Barbara discovers her sister has disappeared and, according to the Italian police, she may have been murdered by a maniac who is obsessed with young sightless women. With the help of Martin Foster, from the British Embassy, Barbara starts trying to find out what happened to Mary Ann...
Plot: island, disappearance, dark secret, woman in danger, seagull, missing woman, missing sister, underwater scene, blind woman, scuba diving, pretending to be blind

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and mind bending films with plots about mystery, murder, crimes, investigation, danger, deadly and crime mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like The Secret of Seagull Island: The Girl in the Empty Grave (1977), A Murder of Quality (1991), While My Pretty One Sleeps (1997), Dark Bar (1989), Snapshot of a Crime (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Secret of Seagull Island (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Italy, UK
Duration: 216 min.
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Story: Italian miniseries.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: stalker, police, kidnapping, serial killer, maniac, corpse, suicide, murder, blonde, mystery killer, blindness, dark secret ...
Place: rome italy, italy
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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: car accident, chief of police, dead daughter, small town, murder, double murder, police chief, police investigation, murder investigation, countryside, disappearance, funeral ...
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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, mind bending, realistic, clever, rough ...
Plot: boarding school, murder, social differences, who done it, boarding school life, legal, life is a bitch, mystery, danger, private detective, riddles and clues, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america
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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: suspenseful, rough, mind bending, realistic, serious
Plot: fashion, murder, dishonesty, mystery, crimes, journalism, danger, deadly, criminal heroes, woman in danger, crime, investigation ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york
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Dark Bar (1989)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Anna, a young saxophone player, investigates her sister's disappearance with the help of a friend.
Plot: friends, musician, disappearance, sister, saxophone, investigation, blackmail, trombone, nightclub, woman in danger, chase, poisoning ...
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Snapshot of a Crime (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 74 min.
Story: When Luca's girlfriend Mirna (Erna Schurer) inexplicably dumps him, he finds solace in the arms of two fashion models, Stefania and Claudia. When Stefania mysteriously disappears after photographing herself having rough sex with Luca, Mirna ...
Plot: search, beach, disappearance, missing person, camera
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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: realistic, serious, clever, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: murder, law enforcement, investigation, race against time, crime, riddles and clues, false accusation, who done it, righting the wronged, crimes, amateur detective, danger ...
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The Great Everything & the Nothing (2016)
Genre: Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 215 min.
Story: After a short live-action sequence, we are hurtled into an unveiled tour of our problems as a species, and then introduced to the beautifully simple solutions. For the first time in human history, we have the wisdom, the resources and the ...
Plot: economics, meditation, psychedelia, technology, perception, education, industry, politics
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Truth is in Heaven (2016)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In 1983 an English journalist travels to Italy to investigate the mysterious disappearance of a young vatican girl.
Plot: cardinal, cardinal the priest, female nudity, cocaine, kidnapping, priest, church, journalist, skinny dipping, mental illness, motorcycle
Place: vatican
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Daddy's Girl (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: British television film starring Martin Kemp
Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, suspense
Plot: missing person, missing woman, police investigation, father daughter relationship, childhood memory, teenage girl, murder suspect, 17 year old, mysterious disappearance, family secret, investigation, mystery ...
Time: 2000s
Place: london, england
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Hierro (2009)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Traveling on a ferry heading to the island of Hierro where they will spend their holidays, Mary loses her son Diego, and no one can explain what happened. Six months later, Maria struggles to overcome the pain of loss and continue his life. Then, ...
Style: psychological, bleak, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Plot: missing child, island, uncover truth, woman in danger, obsession, supernatural, track down, obsessive quest, parents and children, danger, child in peril, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain
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Medusa (1973)
Genre: Mystery
Country: UK, Greece
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In Greece, a stewardess is murdered by a masked maniac. Suspicion falls on a drunken American playboy and a murderous gangster.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, cult film
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Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: greece
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Avalon: Beyond the Abyss (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An island blows up, and from its remains a black poison fills the ocean. A team of underwater specialists with high-tech gear have to stop the poison before it contaminates the earth, but things get increasingly bizarre the more they investigate.
Style: apocalyptic
Plot: alternate reality, marine biologist, diving, island, poison, investigation, ocean, scuba diving, apocalypse, ecological disaster, spacesuit, save the world ...
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Torquemada's Curse (2020)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Germany, France, Finland, Spain, Italy
Plot: ruins, gun, curse, murder, ruin
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Who Can Kill a Child? (1976)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A couple of English tourists arrive on an island where all the children have gone crazy and are murdering the adults.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, scary, serious, psychotronic ...
Plot: island, murder, pregnancy, killer child, evil child, isolation, children, mystery, danger, haunted by the past, stranded, manhunt ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: spain, mediterranean sea
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The Angel Tree (2020)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A writer seeks the identity of the person who helps grant wishes that are placed upon the angel tree, and in the process, reconnects with her childhood friend.
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Place: los angeles
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Don't Go (2018)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Ireland
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Devastated by his daughter's death in a terrible accident, Ben becomes convinced that he can bring her back through a recurring dream. But is it just a dream? Or is Ben losing his mind?
Plot: bereavement, grief, death of child, death, male objectification, beach, shower, barefoot woman, dream, female nudity, smoking in bed, sex scene ...
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The Time Being (2012)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Did I Kill My Mother? (2018)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: captivating, suspense
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Still Life: A Three Pines Mystery (2013)
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Genre: Mystery
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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, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful
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The Arrival of Joachim Stiller (1976)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 120 min.
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Plot: female nudity, sex
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The Man in the Brown Suit (1989)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: suspenseful, mind bending, realistic, serious
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Time: 80s, 20th century
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Midnight Blue (1997)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Shortly before he moves from New York to Los Angeles a banker visits his Atlanta branch. One evening he is propositioned, apparently by a high-class call girl. Their night of passion leaves him besotted but he is unable to find her again even with ...
Plot: panties, white panties, female nudity, twins
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The Pasta Killer! (2016)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Canada
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Style: neo noir
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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, realistic, rough, suspenseful
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Time: 60s, 20th century
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Frog and Wombat (1998)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Alli and Jane had their neighborhood under control until their new principal moved in next door and changed everything.
Plot: family relations, coming of age, friendship, friend
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Night's Tightrope (2016)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Yuki is a 2nd year high school student. She volunteers at a paediatrics ward for her summer vacation, because she wants to witness the moment a person dies. She got that thought after feeling envious of a transfer student's story of seeing a ...
Style: captivating, serious, suspense, psychological
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Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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Audience: boys' night
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