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The Best Murder Mystery Movies Of All-Time

“What are the best Murder Mystery Movies?” We looked at 331 of the top Murder Mystery films, aggregating and ranking them so we could answer that very question!

The top 27 films, all appearing on 4 or more “Best Murder Mystery” movie lists, are ranked below by how many times they appear. The remaining 300+ movies, as well as the sources we used, are in alphabetical order on the bottom of the page.

Happy Scrolling!



Top 27 Best Murder Mystery Movies Ever Made



27 .) Basic Instinct (1992) directed by Paul Verhoeven

Basic Instinct (1992)

Lists It Appears On:

  • BFI
  • Bustle
  • Criminal
  • List Challenges

A police detective is in charge of the investigation of a brutal murder, in which a beautiful and seductive woman could be involved.



26 .) Clue: The Movie (1985) directed by Jonathan Lynn

Clue: The Movie (1985)

Lists It Appears On:

  • List Challenges
  • Ranker
  • The Cinemaholic
  • USA Today

Six guests are invited to a strange house and must cooperate with the staff to solve a murder mystery.



25 .) The Big Sleep (1946) directed by Howard Hawks

The Big Sleep (1946)

Lists It Appears On:

  • List Challenges
  • Rotten Tomatoes
  • Taste Of Cinema
  • The Cinemaholic

Private Investigator Philip Marlowe is hired by wealthy General Sternwood regarding a matter involving his youngest daughter Carmen. Before the complex case is over, Marlowe sees murder, blackmail, deception, and what might be love.



24 .) The Conversation (1974) directed by Francis Ford Coppola

The Conversation (1974)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Best Movies By Far
  • BFI
  • Reddit
  • Rotten Tomatoes

Surveillance expert Harry Caul is hired by a mysterious client’s brusque aide to tail a young couple. Tracking the pair through San Francisco’s Union Square, Caul and his associate Stan manage to record a cryptic conversation between them. Tormented by memories of a previous case that ended badly, Caul becomes obsessed with the resulting tape, trying to determine if the couple are in danger.



23 .) The Fugitive (1993) directed by Andrew Davis

The Fugitive (1993)

Lists It Appears On:

  • BFI
  • Bustle
  • List Challenges
  • Rotten Tomatoes

Wrongfully accused of murdering his wife, Richard Kimble escapes from the law in an attempt to find her killer and clear his name. Pursuing him is a team of U.S. marshals led by Deputy Samuel Gerard, a determined detective who will not rest until Richard is captured. As Richard leads the team through a series of intricate chases, he discovers the secrets behind his wife’s death and struggles to expose the killer before it is too late.



22 .) The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009) directed by Niels Arden Oplev

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Criminal
  • IMDB
  • The Cinemaholic
  • USA Today

Swedish thriller based on Stieg Larsson’s novel about a male journalist and a young female hacker. In the opening of the movie, Mikael Blomkvist, a middle-aged publisher for the magazine Millennium, loses a libel case brought by corrupt Swedish industrialist Hans-Erik Wennerström. Nevertheless, he is hired by Henrik Vanger in order to solve a cold case, the disappearance of Vanger’s niece



21 .) Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) directed by Robert Zemeckis

Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

Lists It Appears On:

  • List Challenges
  • Ranker
  • Rotten Tomatoes
  • Taste Of Cinema

’Toon star Roger is worried that his wife Jessica is playing pattycake with someone else, so the studio hires detective Eddie Valiant to snoop on her. But the stakes are quickly raised when Marvin Acme is found dead and Roger is the prime suspect.



20 .) Gone Girl (2014) directed by David Fincher

Gone Girl (2014)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB
  • List Challenges
  • New Idea
  • Rotten Tomatoes
  • Scoop Whoop

With his wife’s disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it’s suspected that he may not be innocent.



19 .) Laura (1944) directed by Otto Preminger

Laura (1944)

Lists It Appears On:

  • BFI
  • List Challenges
  • Rotten Tomatoes
  • Taste Of Cinema
  • The Cinemaholic

A police detective falls in love with the woman whose murder he’s investigating.



18 .) Primal Fear (1996) directed by Gregory Hoblit

Primal Fear (1996)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bustle
  • IMDB
  • List Challenges
  • Ranker
  • The Cinemaholic

An arrogant, high-powered attorney takes on the case of a poor altar boy found running away from the scene of the grisly murder of the bishop who has taken him in. The case gets a lot more complex when the accused reveals that there may or may not have been a third person in the room. The intensity builds when a surprise twist alters everyone’s perception of the crime.



17 .) Se7en (1995) directed by David Fincher

Se7en (1995)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bustle
  • IMDB
  • Scoop Whoop
  • Taste Of Cinema
  • The Cinemaholic

Two homicide detectives are on a desperate hunt for a serial killer whose crimes are based on the “seven deadly sins” in this dark and haunting film that takes viewers from the tortured remains of one victim to the next. The seasoned Det. Sommerset researches each sin in an effort to get inside the killer’s mind, while his novice partner, Mills, scoffs at his efforts to unravel the case.



16 .) Shutter Island (2010) directed by Martin Scorsese

Shutter Island (2010)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB
  • List Challenges
  • New Idea
  • Ranker
  • Scoop Whoop

World War II soldier-turned-U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels investigates the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane, but his efforts are compromised by his troubling visions and also by a mysterious doctor.



15 .) Strangers on a Train (1951) directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Strangers on a Train (1951)

Lists It Appears On:

  • List Challenges
  • Ranker
  • Rotten Tomatoes
  • Scoop Whoop
  • The Cinemaholic

A psychotic socialite confronts a pro tennis star with a theory on how two complete strangers can get away with murder…a theory that he plans to implement.



14 .) The Usual Suspects (1995) directed by Bryan Singer

The Usual Suspects (1995)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bustle
  • IMDB
  • List Challenges
  • Ranker
  • Scoop Whoop

Held in an L.A. interrogation room, Verbal Kint attempts to convince the feds that a mythic crime lord, Keyser Soze, not only exists, but was also responsible for drawing him and his four partners into a multi-million dollar heist that ended with an explosion in San Pedro harbor – leaving few survivors. Verbal lures his interrogators with an incredible story of the crime lord’s almost supernatural prowess.



13 .) And Then There Were None (1945) directed by Rene Clair

And Then There Were None (1945)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bright Side
  • List Challenges
  • Ranker
  • Taste Of Cinema
  • The Cinemaholic
  • USA Today

10 strangers are summoned to a remote island and while they are waiting for the mysterious host to appear, a recording levels serious accusations at each of the guests, including Judge Francis J. Quinncannon and Dr. Edward G. Armstrong, and soon they start being murdered, one by one. As the survivors try to keep their wits, they reach a disturbing conclusion: one of them must be the killer.



12 .) L.A. Confidential (1997) directed by Curtis Hanson

L.A. Confidential (1997)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Criminal
  • IMDB
  • List Challenges
  • New Idea
  • Ranker
  • Rotten Tomatoes

Three detectives in the corrupt and brutal L.A. police force of the 1950s use differing methods to uncover a conspiracy behind the shotgun slayings of the patrons at an all-night diner.



11 .) Memories of Murder (2003) directed by Boong Joon-ho

Memories of Murder (2003)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Best Movies By Far
  • BFI
  • IMDB
  • List Challenges
  • Taste Of Cinema
  • The Cinemaholic

1986 Gyunggi Province. The body of a young woman is found brutally raped and murdered. Two months later, a series of rapes and murders commences under similar circumstances. And in a country that had never known such crimes, the dark whispers about a serial murderer grow louder. A special task force is set up in the area, with two local detectives Park Doo-Man and Jo Young-Goo joined by a detective from Seoul who requested to be assigned to the case.



10 .) Murder on the Orient Express (1974) directed by Sidney Lumet

Murder on the Orient Express (1974)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Criminal
  • IMDB
  • List Challenges
  • Ranker
  • Taste Of Cinema
  • The Cinemaholic

In 1935, when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot is called on to solve a murder that occurred in his car the night before.



9 .) Mystic River (2003) directed by Clint Eastwood

Mystic River (2003)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Bright Side
  • Criminal
  • IMDB
  • List Challenges
  • Ranker
  • The Cinemaholic

The lives of three men who were childhood friends are shattered when one of them has a family tragedy.



8 .) Psycho (1960) directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Psycho (1960)

Lists It Appears On:

  • IMDB
  • List Challenges
  • New Idea
  • Ranker
  • Rotten Tomatoes
  • Scoop Whoop

When larcenous real estate clerk Marion Crane goes on the lam with a wad of cash and hopes of starting a new life, she ends up at the notorious Bates Motel, where manager Norman Bates cares for his housebound mother. The place seems quirky, but fine… until Marion decides to take a shower.



7 .) The Silence of the Lambs (1991) directed by Jonathan Demme

The Silence of the Lambs (1991)

Lists It Appears On:

  • BFI
  • IMDB
  • List Challenges
  • Ranker
  • Rotten Tomatoes
  • Scoop Whoop

Clarice Starling is a top student at the FBI’s training academy. Jack Crawford wants Clarice to interview Dr. Hannibal Lecter, a brilliant psychiatrist who is also a violent psychopath, serving life behind bars for various acts of murder and cannibalism. Crawford believes that Lecter may have insight into a case and that Starling, as an attractive young woman, may be just the bait to draw him out.



6 .) Vertigo (1958) directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Vertigo (1958)

Lists It Appears On:

  • BFI
  • IMDB
  • Ranker
  • Rotten Tomatoes
  • Scoop Whoop
  • The Cinemaholic

A retired San Francisco detective suffering from acrophobia investigates the strange activities of an old friend’s wife, all the while becoming dangerously obsessed with her.



5 .) Chinatown (1974) directed by Roman Polanski

Chinatown (1974)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Criminal
  • IMDB
  • List Challenges
  • Ranker
  • Rotten Tomatoes
  • Taste Of Cinema
  • The Cinemaholic

Private eye Jake Gittes lives off of the murky moral climate of sunbaked, pre-World War II Southern California. Hired by a beautiful socialite to investigate her husband’s extra-marital affair, Gittes is swept into a maelstrom of double dealings and deadly deceits, uncovering a web of personal and political scandals that come crashing together.



4 .) Rear Window (1954) directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Rear Window (1954)

Lists It Appears On:

  • BFI
  • IMDB
  • List Challenges
  • Ranker
  • Rotten Tomatoes
  • Scoop Whoop
  • The Cinemaholic

Professional photographer L.B. “Jeff” Jeffries breaks his leg while getting an action shot at an auto race. Confined to his New York apartment, he spends his time looking out of the rear window observing the neighbors. He begins to suspect that a man across the courtyard may have murdered his wife. Jeff enlists the help of his high society fashion-consultant girlfriend Lisa Freemont and his visiting nurse Stella to investigate.



3 .) The Thin Man (1934) directed by W. S. Van Dyke

The Thin Man (1934)

Lists It Appears On:

  • BFI
  • List Challenges
  • List Challenges
  • Ranker
  • Rotten Tomatoes
  • Taste Of Cinema
  • The Cinemaholic

A husband-and-wife detective team takes on the search for a missing inventor and almost get killed for their efforts.



2 .) Memento (2000) directed by Christopher Nolan

Memento (2000)

Lists It Appears On:

  • BFI
  • Bright Side
  • Criminal
  • IMDB
  • List Challenges
  • New Idea
  • Ranker
  • Scoop Whoop
  • Taste Of Cinema
  • The Cinemaholic

Leonard Shelby is tracking down the man who raped and murdered his wife. The difficulty of locating his wife’s killer, however, is compounded by the fact that he suffers from a rare, untreatable form of short-term memory loss. Although he can recall details of life before his accident, Leonard cannot remember what happened fifteen minutes ago, where he’s going, or why.



1 .) Zodiac (2007) directed by David Fincher

Zodiac (2007)

Lists It Appears On:

  • Best Movies By Far
  • Bright Side
  • IMDB
  • List Challenges
  • New Idea
  • Ranker
  • Scoop Whoop
  • Taste Of Cinema
  • The Cinemaholic
  • USA Today

The true story of the investigation of the “Zodiac Killer”, a serial killer who terrified the San Francisco Bay Area, taunting police with his ciphers and letters. The case becomes an obsession for three men as their lives and careers are built and destroyed by the endless trail of clues.



 


The 300+ Additional Best Murder Mystery Films


 

# Movies Directors Lists
28 Blood Simple (1984)   Criminal
List Challenges
Rotten Tomatoes
29 Death on the Nile (1978) John Guillermin List Challenges
Ranker
Taste Of Cinema
30 Gone Baby Gone (2007) Ben Affleck Bright Side
IMDB
List Challenges
31 Gosford Park (2001) Robert Altman List Challenges
Taste Of Cinema
USA Today
32 LA Confidential (1997)   Bustle
Scoop Whoop
The Cinemaholic
33 Les Diaboliques (1954) Henri-Georges Clouzot BFI
Taste Of Cinema
The Cinemaholic
34 Minority Report (2002) Steven Spielberg Criminal
List Challenges
Taste Of Cinema
35 Mulholland Drive (2001)   Bright Side
List Challenges
Scoop Whoop
36 North by Northwest (1959)   BFI
List Challenges
Rotten Tomatoes
37 Prisoners (2013)   Bright Side
List Challenges
Scoop Whoop
38 Seven (1995)   List Challenges
New Idea
Ranker
39 The 39 Steps (1935)   BFI
List Challenges
Rotten Tomatoes
40 The Prestige (2006)   List Challenges
Ranker
Scoop Whoop
41 Witness for the Prosecution (1957)   List Challenges
Ranker
The Cinemaholic
42 12 Angry Men (1957)   List Challenges
Ranker
43 Anatomy of a Murder (1959)   List Challenges
Rotten Tomatoes
44 Blow Out (1981)   BFI
List Challenges
45 Blue Velvet (1986)   List Challenges
Rotten Tomatoes
46 Bound (1996)   Best Movies By Far
BFI
47 Brick (2005)   List Challenges
Reddit
48 Cape Fear (1962)   BFI
Scoop Whoop
49 Charade (1963)   List Challenges
Reddit
50 Dial M for Murder (1954) Alfred Hitchcock IMDB
List Challenges
51 Double Indemnity (1944)   BFI
The Cinemaholic
52 Fight Club (1999)   BFI
Scoop Whoop
53 Halloween (1978)   List Challenges
Rotten Tomatoes
54 High Noon (1952)   BFI
Rotten Tomatoes
55 Identity (2003)   List Challenges
The Cinemaholic
56 In the Heat of the Night (1967)   List Challenges
Rotten Tomatoes
57 Insomnia (2002)   Best Movies By Far
List Challenges
58 Investigation of a Citizen above Suspicion (1970)   BFI
The Cinemaholic
59 Kahaani (2012) Sujoy Ghosh BFI
IMDB
60 Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005) Shane Black IMDB
List Challenges
61 Klute (1971)   BFI
Reddit
62 Lone Star John Sayles Reddit
Taste Of Cinema
63 M (1931)   BFI
Rotten Tomatoes
64 Manhattan Murder Mystery Woody Allen Bustle
Taste Of Cinema
65 Murder by Death (1976) Robert Moore List Challenges
Taste Of Cinema
66 Nightcrawler (2014)   BFI
Rotten Tomatoes
67 No Way Out (1987)   List Challenges
Reddit
68 Oldboy (2003)   BFI
List Challenges
69 Peeping Tom (1960)   List Challenges
Rotten Tomatoes
70 Presumed Innocent (1990)   Bustle
List Challenges
71 Rebecca (1940)   List Challenges
Rotten Tomatoes
72 Rope (1948)   Scoop Whoop
The Cinemaholic
73 Scream (1996)   Bustle
List Challenges
74 Sicario (2015)   BFI
Rotten Tomatoes
75 Silence Of The Lambs   Bustle
New Idea
76 The Bone Collector (1999)   Bustle
List Challenges
77 The Departed (2006)   List Challenges
Rotten Tomatoes
78 The Game (1997)   List Challenges
Scoop Whoop
79 The Girl On The Train   Bright Side
New Idea
80 The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (2011)   List Challenges
Ranker
81 The Green Mile (1999)   List Challenges
Ranker
82 The Lady Vanishes (1938)   BFI
Rotten Tomatoes
83 The Last of Sheila (1973) Herbert Ross List Challenges
Taste Of Cinema
84 The Maltese Falcon (1941)   List Challenges
Rotten Tomatoes
85 The Manchurian Candidate (1962)   BFI
Rotten Tomatoes
86 The Name of the Rose (1986) Jean-Jacques Annaud List Challenges
Taste Of Cinema
87 The Night of the Hunter (1955)   List Challenges
Rotten Tomatoes
88 The Secret in Their Eyes (2009) Juan José Campanella IMDB
The Cinemaholic
89 The Vanishing (Spoorloos) (1988)   BFI
Rotten Tomatoes
90 The Wages of Fear (1953)   BFI
Rotten Tomatoes
91 Touch of Evil (1958)   List Challenges
Rotten Tomatoes
92 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)   Rotten Tomatoes
93 101 Dalmatians (1961)   Rotten Tomatoes
94 8MM (1999)   Scoop Whoop
95 A Few Good Men (1992)   List Challenges
96 A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)   Rotten Tomatoes
97 A Killing in a Small Town (1990)   List Challenges
98 A Quiet Place (2018)   Rotten Tomatoes
99 A Shot in the Dark (1964)   List Challenges
100 About Elly (2009)   BFI
101 Alien (1979)   Rotten Tomatoes
102 All Is Lost (2013)   Rotten Tomatoes
103 Argo (2012)   Rotten Tomatoes
104 Arrival (2016)   Rotten Tomatoes
105 Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)   Rotten Tomatoes
106 Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)   BFI
107 Badlands (1974)   Rotten Tomatoes
108 Before I Go to Sleep   Bright Side
109 Beyond the Forest (1949)   List Challenges
110 Black Legion (1937)   List Challenges
111 Blade Runner (1982)   List Challenges
112 Blade Runner 2049 (2017)   List Challenges
113 Blood and Black Lace (1964)   List Challenges
114 Blue Ruin (2014)   Rotten Tomatoes
115 Blue Steel (1989)   BFI
116 Bonnie and Clyde (1967)   List Challenges
117 Breach (2007)   Best Movies By Far
118 Breakdown (1997)   BFI
119 Bridge of Spies (2015)   Rotten Tomatoes
120 Bullitt   Reddit
121 Bunny Lake Is Missing (1965)   BFI
122 Cairo Station (1958)   BFI
123 Cape Fear (1991)   List Challenges
124 Cash on Demand (1961)   BFI
125 Casino Royale (2006)   Rotten Tomatoes
126 Changeling (2008)   List Challenges
127 Children of Men (2006)   Rotten Tomatoes
128 Citizen Kane (1941)   Rotten Tomatoes
129 Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)   Rotten Tomatoes
130 Cutter and Bone   Reddit
131 Cutter’s Way   Reddit
132 D.O.A. (1949)   BFI
133 D.O.A. (1988)   List Challenges
134 Dead Calm (1989)   BFI
135 Dead Man Walking (1995)   List Challenges
136 Deadly Pursuit (aka Shoot to Kill, 1988)   BFI
137 Deathtrap   Reddit
138 Deep Red (1994)   List Challenges
139 Deliverance (1972)   BFI
140 Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! (2015) Dibakar Banerjee IMDB
141 Devil in a Blue Dress   Reddit
142 Diabolique (1955)   List Challenges
143 Diva (1981)   Rotten Tomatoes
144 Don’t Look Now (1973)   Rotten Tomatoes
145 Double Jeopardy   Bustle
146 Downton Abbey   USA Today
147 Dr. Mabuse the Gambler (1922)   BFI
148 Dr. No (1962)   Rotten Tomatoes
149 Drag Me to Hell (2009)   Rotten Tomatoes
150 Drishyam (2015) Nishikant Kamat IMDB
151 Drive (2011)   List Challenges
152 Duel (1971)   BFI
153 Electra Glide in Blue   Reddit
154
Elevator to the Gallows (Ascenseur pour l’échafaud) (1958)
  Rotten Tomatoes
155 Escape from Alcatraz (1979)   Best Movies By Far
156 Evil Under the Sun (1982)   List Challenges
157 Ex Machina (2015)   Rotten Tomatoes
158 Eye In The Sky (2016)   Rotten Tomatoes
159 Eyes Without a Face (1962)   Rotten Tomatoes
160 Fail-Safe (1964)   BFI
161 Fallen   Bustle
162 Fargo (1996)   List Challenges
163 Flightplan   Bright Side
164 Forbidden Planet (1956)   Rotten Tomatoes
165 Fracture   Bright Side
166 Freaks (1932)   Rotten Tomatoes
167 From Hell (2001)   List Challenges
168 From Russia With Love (1964)   Rotten Tomatoes
169 Fury   List Challenges
170 Gaslight (1940)   BFI
171 Gattaca (1997)   List Challenges
172 Get Out (2017)   Rotten Tomatoes
173 Goldfinger (1964)   Rotten Tomatoes
174 Green for Danger (1946)   List Challenges
175 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 (2011)   Rotten Tomatoes
176 Harry, He’s Here to Help (2000)   BFI
177 He Walked by Night (1948)   Best Movies By Far
178 Headhunters (2011)   List Challenges
179 Hell Drivers (1957)   BFI
180 Hell or High Water (2016)   Rotten Tomatoes
181 Hidden (2005)   BFI
182 High and Low (1963)   BFI
183 House of Wax (1953)   Rotten Tomatoes
184 Illustrious Corpses (1976)   BFI
185 IN COLD BLOOD (1967)   List Challenges
186 In the Bedroom (2001)   List Challenges
187 In the Cut (2003)   BFI
188 In the Line of Fire (1993)   Rotten Tomatoes
189 In the Valley of Elah (2007)   List Challenges
190 Inherent Vice   Criminal
191 Insomnia (1997)   BFI
192 Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)   Rotten Tomatoes
193 Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)   Rotten Tomatoes
194 Ittefaq (1969)   BFI
195 Jaws (1975)   Rotten Tomatoes
196 Jurassic Park (1993)   Rotten Tomatoes
197 Kiss The Girls   Bustle
198 Knife in the Water (1962)   BFI
199 L’Avventura (1960)   Rotten Tomatoes
200 La Cérémonie (1995)   BFI
201 Le Boucher (1970)   BFI
202 Le Cercle Rouge (1970)   Rotten Tomatoes
203 Leave Her to Heaven (1945, John M. Stahl)   List Challenges
204 Lift to the Scaffold (1958)   BFI
205 Locke (2013)   BFI
206 Looper (2012)   Rotten Tomatoes
207 Lost Highway (1997)   List Challenges
208 Lucky Number Slevin (2006)   List Challenges
209 Lust, Caution (2007)   BFI
210 Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior (1982)   Rotten Tomatoes
211 Mandy (2018)   Rotten Tomatoes
212 Manhunter (1986)   List Challenges
213 Mindhunter   USA Today
214 Ministry of Fear (1944)   BFI
215 Miracle Mile (1988)   BFI
216 Miss Bala (2011)   BFI
217 Mother (2009)   List Challenges
218 My Cousin Vinny (1992)   List Challenges
219 Name of the Rose   Reddit
220 Night Moves   Reddit
221 Night of the Hunter (1955)   Scoop Whoop
222 Night Train (1959)   BFI
223 Nine Queens (2000)   BFI
224 No Country for Old Men (2007)   Rotten Tomatoes
225 Obsession (1949)   BFI
226 Omar (2013)   BFI
227 On Dangerous Ground (1951)   BFI
228 One False Move (1992)   BFI
229 Plein Soleil (1960)   BFI
230 Queen Bee (1955)   List Challenges
231 Rashômon (1951)   Rotten Tomatoes
232 Repulsion (1965)   Rotten Tomatoes
233 Reservoir Dogs (1992)   List Challenges
234 Rififi (1955)   BFI
235 Rising Sun   Bustle
236 River’s Edge (1987)   List Challenges
237 Rosemary’s Baby (1968)   Rotten Tomatoes
238 Runaway Train (1985)   BFI
239 Scandal Sheet (1952)   The Cinemaholic
240 Searching (2018)   Rotten Tomatoes
241 Shadow of a Doubt (1943)   BFI
242 Side Effects   Reddit
243 Skyfall (2012)   Rotten Tomatoes
244 Sleuth (1972)   List Challenges
245 Source Code (2011)   List Challenges
246 Spotlight (2015)   Rotten Tomatoes
247 Stranger by the Lake (2013)   BFI
248 Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans (1927)   Rotten Tomatoes
249 Sunset Boulevard (1950)   The Cinemaholic
250 Suspect (1987)   List Challenges
251 Suspense (1913)   BFI
252 Talvar (2015) Meghna Gulzar IMDB
253 Taxi Driver (1976)   Rotten Tomatoes
254 Tenebre (1982)   List Challenges
255 Tesis (1996)   BFI
256 The Babadook (2014)   Rotten Tomatoes
257 The Big Heat (1953)   BFI
258 The Birds (1963)   Rotten Tomatoes
259 The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)   Rotten Tomatoes
260 The Cabin in the Woods (2012)   Rotten Tomatoes
261
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari) (1920)
  Rotten Tomatoes
262 The Chaser (2008)   List Challenges
263 The Counterfeit Traitor (1962)   Best Movies By Far
264 The Dark Knight Rises (2012)   Rotten Tomatoes
265 The Day of the Jackal (1973)   BFI
266 The Double Hour (2009)   Best Movies By Far
267 The French Connection (1971)   BFI
268 The Fugitive Kind (1960)   List Challenges
269 The Generals Daughter   Bustle
270 The Ghost Writer   Reddit
271 The Gift (2015)   List Challenges
272 The Godfather, Part II (1974)   Rotten Tomatoes
273 The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)   List Challenges
274 The Hand That Rocks the Cradle (1992)   BFI
275 The Handmaiden (2016)   List Challenges
276 The Hateful Eight (2015)   List Challenges
277 The Headless Woman (2008)   BFI
278 The Hitch-hiker (1953)   BFI
279 The Hunt (2012)   BFI
280 The Hunters (1996)   List Challenges
281 The Imitation Game (2014)   Rotten Tomatoes
282 The Killer (1989)   Rotten Tomatoes
283 The Last Seduction (1994)   Best Movies By Far
284 The Life of David Gale   Bright Side
285 The List of Adrian Messenger   Reddit
286 The Little Foxes (1941)   List Challenges
287 The Lives of Others (2006)   BFI
288 The Lodger (1927)   BFI
289 The Long Goodbye   Reddit
290 The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)   List Challenges
291 The Mirror Crack’d (1980)   List Challenges
292 The Most Dangerous Game (1932)   BFI
293 The Nice Guys   Criminal
294 The Night of the Sunflowers (2006)   BFI
295 The Number 23   Bright Side
296 The Oxford Murders   Bright Side
297 The Parallax View   Reddit
298 The Passenger (1975)   BFI
299 The Place Beyond the Pines (2013)   List Challenges
300 The Pledge (2001)   List Challenges
301 The Post (2018)   Rotten Tomatoes
302 The Reckless Moment (1949)   BFI
303 The Salesman (Forushande) (2017)   Rotten Tomatoes
304 The Sixth Sense   New Idea
305 The Spiral Staircase (1946)   BFI
306 The Spy Who Came In from the Cold (1965)   BFI
307 The Stranger (1946)   List Challenges
308 The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974)   BFI
309 The Tall Target (1951)   BFI
310 The Untouchables (1987)   Best Movies By Far
311 The Wailing (2016)   List Challenges
312 The Wicker Man (1973)   List Challenges
313 The Woman in Green (1945)   List Challenges
314 They Drive by Night (1938)   BFI
315 Thief (1981)   BFI
316 Three Colors: Blue (Trois Couleurs: Bleu) (1993)   Rotten Tomatoes
317 To Catch a Thief (1955)   Rotten Tomatoes
318 To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)   List Challenges
319 Trance   Bright Side
320 Tsotsi (2005)   BFI
321 Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me (1992)   List Challenges
322 Ugly (2013) Anurag Kashyap IMDB
323 Victoria (2015)   BFI
324 Viva Riva! (2010)   BFI
325 Wait until Dark (1967)   BFI
326 Wake in Fright (2012)   Rotten Tomatoes
327 Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?   List Challenges
328 Wind River (2017)   The Cinemaholic
329 Winter’s Bone (2010)   List Challenges
330 Z (1969)   BFI
331 Zero Focus (1961)   BFI

 


 


15 Best Murder Mystery Film Sources/Lists



Source Article
Best Movies By Far 12 of the Best Mysteries and Suspense Films …
BFI 100 best thrillers of all time
Bright Side 15 Detective Movies That Keep You in Suspense to the Very Last Shot
Bustle 16 Murder Mystery Movies Of The ’90s, From ‘Se7en’ To ‘The Fugitive’
Criminal Greatest Murder Mystery Movies Ever Made
IMDB Best Murder Mystery Thrillers
List Challenges The Greatest Murder Mystery Movies
New Idea Top 10 Mystery Movies of All Time – Have You Seen Them All?
Ranker Best Whodunit Movies
Reddit Help me find Murder Mystery films I haven’t seen yet
Rotten Tomatoes Top 100 Mystery & Suspense Movies
Scoop Whoop 21 Intriguing Hollywood Suspense Thriller Movies That Will Keep
Taste Of Cinema 20 Great Murder Mystery Movies That Are Worth Your Time
The Cinemaholic 28 Best Murder Mystery Movies of All Time
USA Today The 5 best murder mystery movies to binge-watch this

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