Top 10 awesome movies like The Fatal Hour that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching The Fatal Hour and you can't get over how good this movie was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar movies which are created by the likes of William Nigh, Boris Karloff and Marjorie Reynolds . Here goes the list -

  1. X Marks the Spot
  2. The Mystery of Mr. Wong
  3. A Close Call for Ellery Queen
  4. The Falcon Takes Over
  5. Ellery Queen's Penthouse Mystery
  6. A Scream in the Dark
  7. Murder in Times Square
  8. Criminal Investigator
  9. The House of Fear
  10. No Place for a Lady
  1. X Marks the Spot

    X Marks the Spot

    It's 1942, rubber is a valuable commodity during WW2. Eddie Delaney is a second lieutenant in the army, but also a private detective. Eddy swings into action, when his father, police-sergeant Timothy J. Delaney, is gunned down by rubber racketeers. With the help of his brave friend and radio disc jockey Linda Ward and police-lieutenant William 'Bill' Decker, Eddy goes after the racketeers. Eddie, Linda and Bill have during their search to deal with various criminals, like Marty Clark and the unscrupulous businessman and owner of the nightclub 'The Spot', John J. Underwood.

    This movie, created by George Sherman, Dick Purcell and Helen Parrish, scores 5.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - Mystery | Action | Crime

    You can watch this on Amazon Video.

  2. The Mystery of Mr. Wong

    The Mystery of Mr. Wong

    Detective tries to solve the murder of antiques collector who was in possession of a famous jewel known as "The Eye of the Daugther of The Moon."

    This movie, created by William Nigh, Boris Karloff and Grant Withers, scores 6.4 on IMDb.

    Genres - Mystery

    You can watch this on Amazon Prime Video.

  3. A Close Call for Ellery Queen

    A Close Call for Ellery Queen

    Two mysterious seamen come from Alan Rogers' past to blackmail him as he seeks to locate his missing daughters. Ellery Queen is called in by Stewart Cole, Rogers' secretary. Queen goes to the estate and finds one daughter already there and the second one expected. When she arrives, it is Ellery's secretary Nikki Porter posing as the daughter as Ellery had her intercept the real heiress after learning of a plot to swindle Rogers. The blackmailing seamen are killed at a waterfront café after getting the blackmail money, Rogers is suspected and Inspector Queen arrives to arrest him, but he is also found dead.

    This movie, created by James P. Hogan, William Gargan and Margaret Lindsay, scores 5.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Mystery | Crime | Adventure

  4. The Falcon Takes Over

    The Falcon Takes Over

    The Falcon and reporter Ann Riordan try to solve a string of murders after an ex-wrestler, released from jail, goes looking for his girl friend.

    This movie, created by Irving Reis, George Sanders and Lynn Bari, scores 6.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - Mystery | Thriller | Crime

    You can watch this on Amazon Video and Vudu.

  5. Ellery Queen's Penthouse Mystery

    Ellery Queen's Penthouse Mystery

    Jewlery smuggled into the United States from China.

    This movie, created by James P. Hogan, Ralph Bellamy and Margaret Lindsay, scores 5.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Mystery | Crime | Adventure

  6. A Scream in the Dark

    A Scream in the Dark

    Newspaper reporter turned detective Mike, along with his partner Eddie Tough (who used to be his photographer on the paper), and Mike's girlfriend Joan go after some business. She's the daughter of the local police chief, so she can send him clients, is the idea.. The first case he gets is a domestic investigation. Leo Stark's wife, Muriel has left him for another guy, Gerald Messenger, a man who looks like an ex-pug. Mike finds her, and Messenger, in an apartment, Eddie takes a photograph of them clutching each-other, and she agrees to give Stark a divorce, and ten thousand dollars. While celebrating at a restaurant, Mike is interrupted by a man, Mr. Norton, who claims that Muriel is really his wife. Mike establishes that Norton had married her two years past, while Stark says he married her five years before. But Norton isn't interested in getting rid of any legal tie with her, he wants her back. Mike agrees to take the job. While he's trying to find her, Norton gets a phone call. He's told that the caller knows where his wife is, and that the informant is waiting for his just around the corner. Norton goes out to the street; a car drives up and parks behind him. A man gets out, we see him only from the waist down. He is carrying a sword umbrella. He stabs Norton in the back, killing him. Then someone shots Messenger to death. Just to make sure there are enough bodies, Messenger's ex-girlfriend Stella gets bumped off as well. Next a new ex-husband shows up at Mike's office, one Sam Lackey, from Texas. He offers to pay in advance if Mike will help his find his wife. He saw her name in the newspapers. She's Muriel Stark. Mike turns down the advance payment, he says it's unlucky--he tells Sam that his wife is poison--people are being murdered all over the place because of her. Mike and Eddie decide they'd better get to Stark, before he can be bumped off too. Meanwhile, Mike's girlfriend Joan is working with her boss Police Detective Lieutenant Cross, to solve the same murders. Will anyone solve the case before the entire human race is eradicated? If you get the chance, watch this film and find out.

    This movie, created by George Sherman, Robert Lowery and Marie McDonald, scores 6.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Mystery | Crime | Adventure

  7. Murder in Times Square

    Murder in Times Square

    Actor-playwright Cory Williams is sitting in a nightclub when Longacre Lil, a Broadway vagrant, and asks him for some money. He not only refuses her but call her a fake,and she threatens him. Later he takes Milinda Matthews, his press agent, to her hotel and, as they are entering, a drunk lurches against Cory who pushes him away. As the man falls, Lil sets up a loud cry and a policeman appears. He examines the man and sees that is is dead. He arrests Cory for murder. However, Supai George arrives on the scene and points out that the man had died from a snake bite (don't ask) and not from the fall. Police Detective Tabor feels sure that Cory is connected to the crime, but lets him go free. Cory turns detective to prove his innocence. His task is not easy as three more people he is connected to also die from snake venom.

    This movie, created by Lew Landers, Edmund Lowe and Marguerite Chapman, scores 6.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - Mystery | Crime | Drama

  8. Criminal Investigator

    Criminal Investigator

    A reporter investigates the murder of a showgirl, who was the widow of a millionaire.

    This movie, created by Jean Yarbrough, Robert Lowery and Edith Fellows, scores 5.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Mystery | Crime | Drama

  9. The House of Fear

    The House of Fear

    A detective goes undercover as a producer to investigate an actor's murder, which occurred during the performance of a play. The actor's body disappeared shortly after the crime, and his ghost is rumored to be haunting the theater.

    This movie, created by Joe May, William Gargan and Irene Hervey, scores 6.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - Mystery | Crime | Drama

  10. No Place for a Lady

    No Place for a Lady

    Private detective Jess Arno and his real estate agent fiance June try to solve the murder when a tire magnate's body is found at a beach house.

    This movie, created by James P. Hogan, William Gargan and Margaret Lindsay, scores 6.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - Mystery | Crime | Drama

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