Movies Similar to Cancel My Reservation (1972)

Movies to watch if you like Cancel My Reservation (1972).

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Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen (1981)

Starring: Peter Ustinov, Lee Grant, Angie Dickinson, Richard Hatch
Duration: 1h 35mins
Genres: Comedy, Mystery

Retired detective Charlie Chan is asked for his help by the San Francisco police to solve a new series of murders.
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The Private Eyes (1980)

Starring: Tim Conway, Don Knotts, Trisha Noble, Bernard Fox
Duration: 1h 31mins
Genres: Comedy, Mystery

The film opens early in the twentieth century, at an English country mansion with the apparent murder of Lord and Lady Morley in their car by a figure in a black cape.
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Clean Slate (1994)

Starring: Dana Carvey, Valeria Golino, James Earl Jones, Kevin Pollak
Duration: 1h 47mins
Genres: Comedy, Mystery

Maurice Pogue has retrograde amnesia, a form of amnesia that prevents him from remembering anything that happened to him the day before.
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Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993)

Starring: Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Jerry Adler, Lynn Cohen
Duration: 1h 44mins
Genres: Comedy, Mystery

Larry Lipton and his wife Carol meet their older neighbors Paul and Lillian House in the elevator in a pleasant encounter.
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Dark and Stormy Night (2009)

Starring: Jim Beaver, Jennifer Blaire, Larry Blamire, Bob Burns
Duration: 1h 33mins
Genres: Comedy, Mystery

On a dark and stormy night in the 1930s, a number of people gather at an isolated country estate to hear the reading of the will of the wealthy Sinas Cavinder, including: wealthy nephew Burling Famish Jr.
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The Overnight (2015)

Starring: Adam Scott, Taylor Schilling, Jason Schwartzman, Judith Godrèche
Duration: 1h 19mins
Genres: Comedy, Mystery

The Overnight is a 2015 American sex comedy film written and directed by Patrick Brice, and starring Adam Scott, Taylor Schilling, Jason Schwartzman, and Judith Godrèche.
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The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag (1992)

Starring: Penelope Ann Miller, Eric Thal, Alfre Woodard, Julianne Moore
Duration: 1h 29mins
Genres: Comedy, Mystery

Betty Lou Perkins is a meek librarian in New Orleans who nobody pays much attention to, in particular her husband, Alex.
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A Slight Case of Murder (1999)

Starring: William H. Macy, Adam Arkin, Felicity Huffman, James Cromwell
Duration: 1h 34mins
Genres: Comedy, Crime, Mystery

With the end of Prohibition, bootlegger Remy Marco ("Marko" in a sequence of the film) becomes a legitimate brewer; but he slowly goes broke because the beer he makes tastes terrible, and everyone is afraid to tell him so.
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Towards Zero (2007)

Starring: François Morel, Danielle Darrieux, Melvil Poupaud, Laura Smet
Duration: 1h 44mins
Genres: Comedy, Mystery

Towards Zero (French: L'Heure zéro) is a 2007 French mystery film directed by Pascal Thomas and starring François Morel, Danielle Darrieux and Melvil Poupaud.
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Who's Harry Crumb? (1989)

Starring: John Candy, Jeffrey Jones, Annie Potts, Tim Thomerson
Duration: 1h 34mins
Genres: Comedy, Mystery

While visiting a health studio in Beverly Hills, fashion model Jennifer Downing, the daughter of millionaire P. J. Downing, is kidnapped.
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The Scenesters (2009)

Starring: Blaise Miller, Sherilyn Fenn, Suzanne May, Jeff Grace
Duration: 1h 41mins
Genres: Comedy, Crime, Mystery

The Scenesters is a 2009 art-house black comedy film written and directed by Todd Berger.
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Nadine (1987)

Genres: Comedy, Mystery, Romance

It's 1954 in Austin, Texas, and a slightly pregnant Nadine Hightower (Kim Basinger) is in a lot of trouble.
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Martians Go Home (1989)

Starring: Randy Quaid, Margaret Colin, Anita Morris, John Philbin
Duration: 1h 29mins
Genres: Comedy, Sci-Fi

Martians Go Home is a 1990 comedy film starring Randy Quaid. It was directed by David Odell and written by Charles S.
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As Good as Dead (1995)

Starring: Crystal Bernard, Judge Reinhold, Traci Lords, Carlos Carrasco
Duration: 1h 28mins
Genres: Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Nicole (Traci Lords) is a makeup artist with an ulcer who befriends Susan (Crystal Bernard) at a club.
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