Movies and TV shows like Mike Hammer, Private Eye

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Mike Hammer, Private Eye (1997)
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Mike Hammer, Private Eye (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mike Hammer, Private Eye is an American syndicated television program based on the adventures of the fictitious private detective Mike Hammer, created by novelist Mickey Spillane. The show starred Stacy Keach and was seen as an attempt to revive the character he had played in Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer and The New Mike Hammer - two moderately successful syndicated CBS series from the 1980s. Mike Hammer, Private Eye premiered on September 27, 1997. The show failed to gain a wide audience and, as a result, it was canceled after only one season. The final show of the series aired on June 14, 1998.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, crimes, riddles and clues, partners, neo noir, crime, mystery, law enforcement, partners against crime, private investigator, hard boiled, pulp fiction
Time: 80s

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Most similar movies to Mike Hammer, Private Eye

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films and TV series with plots about crimes, private detective, crime, mystery, investigation, murder and deadly mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Mike Hammer, Private Eye: Jake and the Fatman (1987), Banacek (1972), A Nero Wolfe Mystery (2001), The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1986), The New Mike Hammer (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jake and the Fatman (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Jake and the Fatman is a television crime drama starring William Conrad as prosecutor J. L. "Fatman" McCabe and Joe Penny as investigator Jake Styles. The series ran on CBS for five seasons from 1987 to 1992. Diagnosis: Murder was a ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: investigation, partners, crime, crimes, law enforcement, hotshot lawyer, partners against crime, legal investigation, legal, deadly, fighting crime, police investigation ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: hawaii, california, usa
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Banacek (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Banacek is an American detective TV series starring George Peppard that aired on the NBC network from 1972 to 1974. The series was part of the rotating NBC Wednesday Mystery Movie anthology. It alternated in its time slot with several other shows ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: private detective, investigation, theft, crimes, polish, crime, insurance, urban, chauffeur, murder, polish american, insurance fraud ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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100%
A Nero Wolfe Mystery (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Genius detective Nero Wolfe and his right-hand man, Archie Goodwin, solve seemingly impossible crimes.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, clever
Plot: private detective, investigation, who done it, police detective, mysterious character, partners against crime, riddles and clues, murder, whodunit, mystery, legal, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
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100%
The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1986)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dr. Watson, finds a mystery in an empty house, while Holmes and he later solve the mysteries of an abbey grange, the Musgrave ritual, a second stain, a man with a twisted lip, the priory school, and a half-dozen plaster busts of Bonaparte.
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, investigation, mastermind, mind game, murder, riddles and clues, who done it, uncover truth, mystery, prodigy, crimes, partners ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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The New Mike Hammer (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer, with Stacy Keach in the title role, is a television series that originally aired on CBS from January 28, 1984 to January 12, 1985. The series was 24 sixty minute episodes. The show follows the adventures of Mike ...
Plot: private detective, private investigator, hard boiled
Place: new york
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61%
The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sherlock Holmes and his intrepid companion, Dr. Watson solve the mysteries of the disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax, Thor Bridge, Shoscombe Old Place, the Boscombe Valley, an illustrious client, and a creeping man.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, scary ...
Plot: private detective, deadly, crime, crimes, rivalry, investigation, mystery, danger, partners against crime, conspiracy, riddles and clues, missing person ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Simon & Simon (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Simon & Simon is an American detective television series that originally ran from November 24, 1981 to January 21, 1989. The series was broadcast on CBS and starred Gerald McRaney and Jameson Parker as two brothers who run a private detective ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: private detective, family relations, partners, partners against crime, workplace, rivalry, mystery, sibling relationship, ex military, riddles and clues, crime, reluctant partners ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Borkmann's Point (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Van Veeteren finds retiring from the police force is easier said than done when two decapitated bodies are found in quick succession. The matching MO in the two grisly murders brings the investigation teams of Maardam and Kaalbringen together - a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, suspense, realistic
Plot: police investigation, partners against crime, serial killer, mystery, private detective, crimes, partners, law enforcement, murder, deadly, decapitated body, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Death in Holy Orders (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
TV show
Story: New Scotland Yard Commander Adam Dalgleish is asked to have a second look at the death of Ronald Treeves, a student at St. Anselm's seminary.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, enigmatic, mind bending
Plot: murder, amateur detective, investigation, private detective, mystery, riddles and clues, who done it, deadly, crimes, law enforcement, clergy, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Remington Steele (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Remington Steele is an American television series co-created by Robert Butler and Michael Gleason. The series, starring Stephanie Zimbalist and Pierce Brosnan, was produced by MTM Enterprises and first broadcast on the NBC network from 1982 to 1987. ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, private investigator, reluctant partners, mystery, dishonesty, hidden identity, workplace, unlikely partners, adventure, partners, verbal byplay ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Vincent (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Vincent is an ITV drama series. An initial series was made and aired in 2005 and starred Ray Winstone, in the title role, and Suranne Jones as two members of a team of private eyes hired by people to spy on their partners or indeed anyone else they ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: private detective, investigation, partners, crimes, workaholic, ex cop, against the rules, rebellion, crime, private investigation, british, ex-cop ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Rockford Files (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The Rockford Files is an American television drama series starring James Garner that aired on the NBC network between September 13, 1974 and January 10, 1980, and has remained in syndication to the present day. Garner portrays Los Angeles-based ...
Style: witty, sincere, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: private detective, ex convict, crime, mystery, dishonesty, crimes, investigation, private investigator, customer, father son relationship, beach, socialite ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Vega$ (1978)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Vega$ is an American detective television drama series that aired on ABC between 1978 and 1981. It was produced by Aaron Spelling. The series was filmed in its entirety in Las Vegas, Nevada. It is believed to be the first television series produced ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: private detective, crimes, investigation, crime, sleazy, urban, classic car, private investigator, convertible
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Partners in Crime (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Agatha Christie's Partners in Crime is a 1983 British television series based on the short stories of the same name by Agatha Christie. It was directed by John A. Davis and Tony Wharmby, and starred James Warwick and Francesca Annis in the ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, clever, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, couples, crime, partners, crimes, mystery, odd couple, amateur detective, partners against crime, newlyweds, riddles and clues ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984–1985), The Return of Sherlock Holmes (1986–1988), The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes (1991–1993) and The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (1994), collectively known as Sherlock Holmes, are a series of ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, sherlock holmes, riddles and clues, investigation, mastermind, partners against crime, who done it, murder, adventure, ego clash, law enforcement, danger ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england, victorian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Crack (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 131 min.
Story: German Areta "The Louse", is an ex-cop detective with a tiny office in a part of Madrid going to seed. Areta is trying to track down a young woman who has disappeared into the world of high-class courtesans in the city, and he is told to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: private detective, neo noir, prostitution, crimes, mystery, crime, missing person, uncover truth, track down, investigation, neo-noir, little girl ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: madrid, spain, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Mannix (1967)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mannix is an American television detective series that ran from 1967 through 1975 on CBS. Created by Richard Levinson and William Link and developed by executive producer Bruce Geller, the title character, Joe Mannix, is a private investigator. He ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: private detective, law enforcement, deadly, crime, crimes, mystery, kidnapping, uncover truth, who done it, detective agency, private investigator, hitman ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 1960s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Moreno and the Silence (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a girl is murdered soon after leaving a closed religious community, Moreno faces a difficult investigation as the community closes ranks and refuses to cooperate. When another girl is abducted and her bloody fingernails mailed to the police, ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: murder, mystery, police investigation, partners, deadly, crimes, society, law enforcement, private detective, kidnapping, religions or cults, cult ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Murder City (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: British police drama that revolves around two mismatched detectives who scour London solving complex cases.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, mystery, investigation, unlikely partners, police detective, riddles and clues, law enforcement, partners against crime, partners, crimes, deadly, partner ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Case G (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Van Veeteren's only unsolved case comes back to haunt him when the daughter of a murdered private detective comes to see him. A brutal wife killer, who went into hiding years before, has resurfaced under an assumed name; or so it seems, and Van ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: private detective, manhunt, mystery, haunted by the past, crimes, law enforcement, chases and races, deadly, murder, police procedural, crime, snow ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
False Accusation (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Sweden, Norway
Duration: 172 min.
TV show
Story: A quiet spring morning a man leaves prison after spending most of his adult life there. The man is convicted of murder, not once but twice.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, psychological
Plot: murder, police investigation, crimes, mystery, deadly, law enforcement, partners, release from prison, crime, police procedural, flashback, decapitated body ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
In the Deep Woods (1992)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A friend of Joanna has been killed by a serial killers who leaves the bodies in the woods. A strange guy who says is a private detective: Joanna begins to fear he might be the killer.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: serial killer, private detective, psychopath, crimes, mystery, crime, law enforcement, deadly, police detective, death of friend, serial murder, murder ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.
Style: clever, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Plot: private detective, crime, murder mystery, investigation, whodunit, murder, riddles and clues, murder investigation, multiple suspects, who done it, uncover truth, crimes ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Killer Instinct (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Killer Instinct is an American crime drama television series filmed in Vancouver that originally aired on the Fox Network. The pilot episode aired on September 23, 2005, and the final episode aired on December 2, 2005. Fox ordered 13 episodes, only ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: police detective, police investigation, fighting crime, deadly, law enforcement, mystery, partners, crimes, policewoman, crime, crime investigation, buddy cop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Lady Against the Odds (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A private detective becomes involved in a new cast when her partner's guardian is murdered.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: murder, deadly, crime, private detective, custody, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, mystery, female detective, guardian, industrialist ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
She Knows Too Much (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In this comedy-drama set in Washington, D.C., an ex-burglar and a dumbbell detective must team up to solve several puzzling murders.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, mind bending
Plot: mystery, private detective, dishonesty, misfit partners, deadly, investigation, crimes, murder, rivalry, goofy hero, law enforcement, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Equalizer (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: The Equalizer is an American television series that ran for four seasons, initially on CBS, between 1985 and 1989. It stars Edward Woodward as a middle aged retired intelligence officer with a mysterious past who helps people in trouble. The show ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough guy, private detective, anti heroes, anti hero, spy, vengeance, injustice, crimes, crime, tough heroes, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Our lady sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920’s Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit. Leaving a trail of admirers in her wake, our thoroughly modern heroine makes sure ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, clever, suspenseful
Plot: female detective, private detective, investigation, crime, murder, riddles and clues, crimes, private investigator, heroine, aristocracy, murderer, evidence ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: australia, melbourne australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Masterpiece Mystery (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A weekly public television program presenting British produced mystery dramas to American audiences. Each program was a dramatization of a well-known mystery novel, with many programs continuing over several weeks. Agatha Christie's Miss Marple ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, mind bending, anthology
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: private detective, amateur detective, artists and showbiz, mystery, mind game, deadly, supernatural, crimes, investigation, archive footage, filmmaking, who done it ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 306 min.
TV show
Story: Holmes, his friend Watson (or his brother Mycroft) work to solve the mysteries of three gables, the dying detective, a golden pince-nez, the red circle, a mazarin stone, and a cardboard box.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, adventurer, ego clash, crimes, deadly, rivalry, crime, danger, mystery, investigation, doctor, couple relations ...
Time: victorian era, victorian, 19th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%