Movies like Medusa

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Medusa (1973)
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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
Plot: gangsters, murder, boat, incest, crimes, ship, wedding, family relations, crime, mystery, dangerous animal, infidelity, legends and myths, intrigue, couples, dishonesty, deadly, siblings relations, bandit, death, hostage, suicide, male female relationship, reincarnation, tragic love ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: greece

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and mind bending films with plots about murder, crimes, deadly, mystery, dishonesty, crime and investigation mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Medusa: Rogue's Gallery (1968), While My Pretty One Sleeps (1997), Gunn (1967), A Murder of Quality (1991), Lies Between Friends (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, deadly, crimes, mystery, intrigue, protagonist as suspect, heroes, dishonesty, murder, missing person, murder disguised as suicide, femme fatale ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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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88%
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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: mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, gangsters, fighting crime, deadly, graphic violence, who done it, uncover truth, law enforcement, dishonesty, undercover ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending, rough ...
Plot: boarding school, murder, uncover truth, mystery, crime, legal investigation, who done it, boarding school life, danger, social differences, soldier, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Lies Between Friends (2010)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fourteen years after graduation, a group of college friends convenes one weekend for a bridal shower for one of their own. The principal character, Joss (Gabrielle Anwar), and her freshman year roommate and best friend in college, Cait (Thea Gill), ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, reunion, amateur detective, uncover truth, investigation, deadly, mystery, crimes, group of friends, friendship, reunited friends, death of friend ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, realistic, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: whistleblower, twins, siblings relations, deadly, amateur detective, investigation, who done it, boss and employee, murder, power relations, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Ordeal by Innocence (1984)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Arthur Calgary visits the Argyle family to return an address book lost some time ago by Jack Argyle, only to find out that Jack has been executed for the murder of his mother. Calgary can prove that Jack was innocent. In spite of opposition from ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending ...
Plot: murder, amateur detective, uncover truth, legal, frame up, death row, false accusation, injustice, law enforcement, mystery, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 50s
Place: england, antarctica, canada
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A Thief of Time (2004)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Officers Leaphorn and Chee search for a missing anthropologist suspected of stealing artifacts from a burial site.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: archaeologist, police detective, riddles and clues, police investigation, crimes, protagonist as suspect, danger, mystery, society, culture clash, deadly, missing person ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: serial killer, womanizer, crimes, deadly, father son relationship, murder, female protagonist, brother brother relationship, dead woman, teenager, swimsuit, kiss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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UV (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: During the absence of Philipp, in his house appears the stranger, who calls himself Boris. He says that he was the school comrade of Philipp and it arrived to visit old friend. Boris charms all households and remains to await Philipp. Only one ...
Style: atmospheric, tense, psychological, captivating, serious ...
Plot: murder, family relations, mystery, hidden identity, danger, crimes, estate, mysterious character, dishonesty, stranger, mysterious past, paranoia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france, saint tropez
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Killer Upstairs (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A woman investigates when her teenage son is arrested for his married lover's murder.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: murder, infidelity, false accusation, investigation, dishonesty, deadly, mystery, crimes, law enforcement, legal, amateur detective, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Million Dollar Murder (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After multi-millionaire Ted Ammon is found bludgeoned to death at his East Hampton estate, the fingers point to his estranged wife, Generosa Rand, and her lover, an electrician named Danny Pelosi.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending
Plot: murder, adoption, love affair, mystery, family relations, legal, crumbling marriage, amateur detective, crimes, dishonesty, legal action, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Four Jacks (2001)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Four guys plot revenge on the businessman who ripped them off.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, dark humor ...
Plot: vengeance, criminal's revenge, rivalry, deadly, crimes, betrayal, buddies, mystery, dishonesty, blind ambition, murder, restaurant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Murder Without Conviction (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Recently released from her vows as a nun, Christine Bennett is discovering "life on the outside." After a visit to her mentally-handicapped cousin Gene, Christine becomes embroiled in the investigation of the murder mystery surrounding ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: murder, twins, uncover truth, mystery, deadly, crimes, police investigation, society, dishonesty, injustice, family relations, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1960, year 1973
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Perfect Marriage (2006)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A conman persuades his married lover to murder her husband for the inheritance, only for his reckless spending and infidelity to drive her away.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, mind bending
Plot: murder, infidelity, haunted by the past, love affair, femme fatale, mind game, hidden identity, starting over, cons and scams, destiny, couples, mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Mystery Woman (2003)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
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Story: A famous writer is found hanged in his office. At first, all police investigations conclude that it was suicide, but when Samantha Kinsey, owner of Seller 'Mystery Woman' starts his own investigation, he discovers that there is chance that ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: amateur detective, mystery, investigation, crimes, betrayal, dishonesty, deadly, danger, murder, store, sabotage, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Malice Aforethought (2005)
Genre: Mystery, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Dr. Edmund Bickleigh is married to a particularly overbearing woman who reminds him at every turn that he is living in her house. But the good doctor has outside interests to help him cope.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: mystery, mind game, mysterious character, investigation, deadly, danger, dishonesty, obsession, couple relations, dangerous attraction, murder, crumbling marriage ...
Time: contemporary, 1920s
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Fatal Trust (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the father of her kid son Sam was killed by an escaped psychiatric patient, Kate decides it's time for a new chapter in her life. She moves to the town where her former lover Tom lives and now works in the sheriff's department, and ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: family relations, mystery, psychopath, crimes, danger, deadly, small town, male female relationship, murder, ex lover, escaped mental patient, murder of husband ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: talky, tense, mind bending, clever, suspenseful ...
Plot: murder, righting the wronged, crimes, supernatural ability, supernatural, riddles and clues, false accusation, who done it, deadly, race against time, mystery, law enforcement ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The President's Mistress (1978)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When Ben investigates the mysterious death of his sister, he is unaware that he is opening up a web of political intrigue. Ed Murphy, the White House Chief of Staff, becomes embroiled in a struggle to save the President from a humiliating scandal.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: murder, dishonesty, undercover, special agents, mystery, state affairs, adventure, espionage, infidelity, government agency, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, realistic, mind bending
Plot: agatha christie, murder, cruise, stash, private detective, amateur detective, who done it, riddles and clues, criminal heroes, adventurer, deadly, crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: south africa, egypt, england, london, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Mystery Woman: Sing Me a Murder (2005)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Murder is something to sing about when Mystery Woman Samantha Kinsey-an expert in pulp fiction, and increasingly proficient when it comes to real-life crime-untangles a record-breaking murder. Mystery Woman bookshop owner, Samantha Kinsey, has ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, mystery, uncover truth, haunted by the past, police investigation, murder, music band, who done it, deadly, riddles and clues, private detective, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Night Watch (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ellen Wheeler, a rich widow, is recovering from a nervous breakdown. One day, while staring out the window, she witnesses a murder. But does anybody believe her?
Style: suspenseful, psychological, mind bending, realistic, serious ...
Plot: mental illness, murder, deadly, false accusation, couples, crimes, mystery, mentally unstable, crime, knife, infidelity, stabbing ...
Time: 70s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Heroine of Hell (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Crime - Catherine Keener stars in this made-for-TV drama as Magda, an artist who has strong ideas about the notion of retribution and personal justice against those who have hurt other people emotionally. - Catherine Keener, Wendy Phillips, ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, couples, injustice, chaos and mayhem, couple relations, infidelity, obsession, performer's life, artists and showbiz, crimes, dishonesty, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Stunts (1977)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After a stunt man dies while he is involved in the making of a motion picture, his brother takes his place in order to find out what really happened.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, tense, serious, mind bending ...
Plot: filmmaking, murder, danger, investigation, mystery, crimes, amateur detective, who done it, stuntman, best friends, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Knife of Ice (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: As a thirteen year old, Martha Caldwell witnessed the death of her parents in a terrible railway accident. Barely surviving the tragedy herself, Martha was struck dumb due to the shock. Now an adult, the still mute Martha lives with her uncle Ralph ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, twists and turns, scary, realistic ...
Plot: murder, mute girl, gory, strong sexual content, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong violent content, woman in danger, who done it, serial killer, crimes, investigation, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: private detective, murder, gambling, blackmail, riddles and clues, wrongfully committed, heist, who done it, strong sexual content, embezzlement, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Girl in the Yellow Pajamas (1978)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two seemingly separate stories in New South Wales: a burned, murdered body of a young woman is found on the beach, and a retired inspector makes inquiries; also, Linda, a waitress and ferry attendant, has several lovers and marries one, but ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, sexual, serious, erotic ...
Plot: police investigation, murder, mystery, law enforcement, deadly, dishonesty, immigrants, crime, crimes, frame up, infidelity, woman in danger ...
Time: 70s
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Magic Man (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In order to see magic idol Krell Darius perform his world-famous magic act, a beautiful aspiring young-magician, Tatiana, travels from New York to Las Vegas with her closest friends, BFFs, Elena and Vera. As the layers of illusion unfold, so too do ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Plot: investigation, haunted by the past, police detective, manipulations, serial killer, crimes, danger, murder, deadly, manipulation, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Hart to Hart: Old Friends Never Die (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Harts find themselves in the middle of a dangerous murder plot, but it isn't clear if the plot it a famous author's fictional murder-mystery, or an actual murder plot, until Jonathan finds himself the unsuspecting target of a killer. ...
Style: mind bending, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: murder, island, amateur detective, crime, intrigue, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, mystery, who done it, resort, romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%