Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)

Movies to watch if you like Gumshoe (1971).

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Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
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The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It (1977)

The Strange Case of the End of Civilization as We Know It (1977) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: John Cleese, Arthur Lowe, Ron Moody, Holly Palance
Duration: 56mins
Genres: Comedy, Crime, Mystery

The film begins aboard a luxury aircraft as Dr. Gropinger (Ron Moody) travels on a goodwill tour.
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The Last Detective (2003 - 2007)

The Last Detective (2003 - 2007) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: Peter Davison, Sean Hughes, Rob Spendlove, Charles De'Ath
Duration: 1h 30mins
Genres: Comedy, Crime, Drama

The Last Detective is a British TV drama series, broadcast on ITV between 7 February 2003 and 31 May 2007, starring Peter Davison as the title character, Detective Constable "Dangerous Davies".
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The Commander (2003)

The Commander (2003) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: Amanda Burton, Matthew Marsh, Nicholas Jones, Martin Walsh
Duration: 2h 25mins
Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery

The Commander focuses on Clare Blake, leader of an elite murder investigative squad based in London, who allows her interpersonal relationships to cloud her judgement, and who, on several occasions, makes bad calls which are detrimental to an investigation.
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The Black Bird (1975)

The Black Bird (1975) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: George Segal, Stéphane Audran, Lionel Stander, Lee Patrick
Duration: 1h 50mins
Genres: Adventure, Comedy, Crime

When San Francisco private detective Sam Spade dies, his son, Sam, Jr.
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Partners in Crime (1983)

Partners in Crime (1983) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: Francesca Annis, James Warwick, Reece Dinsdale, Arthur Cox
Duration: 50mins
Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Based on Agatha Christie's original work, this limited series chronicles the adventures of Tommy and Prudence "Tuppence" Beresford as the duo take over operations of a London detective agency.
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Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: 4:50 From Paddington (1987)

Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: 4:50 From Paddington (1987) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: Joan Hickson, Juliette Mole, David Beames, Mona Bruce
Duration: 1h 50mins
Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery

When Miss Marple's visiting friend sees a woman being strangled on a passing train, they immediately report it to the police.
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Jonathan Creek (1997 - 2016)

Jonathan Creek (1997 - 2016) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: Alan Davies, Caroline Quentin, Stuart Milligan, Julia Sawalha
Duration: 2h 0mins
Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Madeline Magellan, an investigative journalist, is the kind of journalist that generally sticks her nose in where it isn't wanted.
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The Man with Bogart's Face (1980)

The Man with Bogart's Face (1980) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Genres: Comedy, Crime, Mystery

The Man with Bogart's Face (also called Sam Marlowe, Private Eye) is a 1980 American comedy film, released by 20th Century Fox and based on a novel of the same name.
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Partners in Crime (2015 - 2015)

Partners in Crime (2015 - 2015) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: Jessica Raine, David Walliams, James Fleet, Matthew Steer
Duration: 55mins
Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Set in the leafy suburbs of 1950s London, the Beresfords find themselves in need of some adventure in their lives.
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Murder on the Orient Express (1974)

Murder on the Orient Express (1974) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: Albert Finney, Lauren Bacall, Ingrid Bergman, Sean Connery
Duration: 2h 8mins
Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery

In December 1935, Hercule Poirot, having solved a case for a British Army garrison in Jordan, is due to travel to London on the Orient Express from Istanbul and encounters his old friend Signor Bianchi, a director of the company which owns the line.
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Pulp (1972)

Pulp (1972) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: Michael Caine, Mickey Rooney, Lionel Stander, Lizabeth Scott
Duration: 1h 35mins
Genres: Comedy, Crime, Drama

Writer Mickey King lives in Rome churning out a string of violent, sexually charged hardboiled pulp fiction novels under an array of lewd pen names like "S. Odomy".
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Without a Clue (1988)

Without a Clue (1988) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: Michael Caine, Ben Kingsley, Jeffrey Jones, Lysette Anthony
Duration: 1h 47mins
Genres: Comedy, Crime, Mystery

Sherlock Holmes is a fictional creation of Dr. John Watson who serves as the central character in a series of short stories published in The Strand Magazine.
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Evil Under the Sun (1982)

Evil Under the Sun (1982) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: Peter Ustinov, James Mason, Maggie Smith, Colin Blakely
Duration: 1h 57mins
Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery

A hiker finds a dead woman on the North York Moors. The victim had been strangled and is identified as Alice Ruber.
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Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking (2004)

Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking (2004) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: Rupert Everett, Nicholas Palliser, Neil Dudgeon, Ian Hart
Duration: 1h 39mins
Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery

In November 1903, young women are being killed in London, each with a silk stocking stuffed down her throat.
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Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982)

Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: Steve Martin, Rachel Ward, Alan Ladd, Carl Reiner
Duration: 1h 28mins
Genres: Comedy, Crime, Mystery

Juliet Forrest, the daughter of noted scientist and cheesemaker John Hay Forrest, asks private investigator Rigby Reardon to investigate her father's death, which she believes to be murder.
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9 Dead Gay Guys (2002)

9 Dead Gay Guys (2002) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: Glen Mulhern, Brendan Mackey, Steven Berkoff, Michael Praed
Duration: 1h 23mins
Genres: Comedy, Crime

"Have you heard? The Queen's dead!" an older man in the pub tells Byron (Mackey).
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Veronica Mars (2014)

Veronica Mars (2014) - Movies Most Similar to Gumshoe (1971)
Starring: Kristen Bell, Jason Dohring, Enrico Colantoni, Chris Lowell
Duration: 1h 47mins
Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Veronica Mars is a 2014 American neo-noir mystery film produced and directed by Rob Thomas, who co-wrote the script with Diane Ruggiero.
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