Best Mystery Movies

Missing Missing
Missing
IMDb: N/A
111

When her mother disappears while on vacation in Colombia with her new boyfriend, June’s search for answers is hindered by international red tape. Stuck thousands of miles away in Los Angeles, June creatively uses all the latest technology at her fingertips to try and find her before it’s too late. But as she digs deeper, her digital sleuthing raises more questions than answers… and when June unravels secrets about her mom, she discovers that she never really knew her at all.

Enola Holmes 2 Enola Holmes 2
Enola Holmes 2
IMDb: N/A
129

Now a detective-for-hire like her infamous brother, Enola Holmes takes on her first official case to find a missing girl, as the sparks of a dangerous conspiracy ignite a mystery that requires the help of friends — and Sherlock himself — to unravel.

Barbarian Barbarian
Barbarian
IMDb: N/A
103

In town for a job interview, a young woman arrives at her Airbnb late at night only to find that it has been mistakenly double-booked and a strange man is already staying there. Against her better judgement, she decides to stay the night anyway, but soon discovers that there is much more to be afraid of in the house than the other guest.

Smile Smile
Smile
IMDb: N/A
115

After witnessing a bizarre, traumatic incident involving a patient, Dr. Rose Cotter starts experiencing frightening occurrences that she can’t explain. As an overwhelming terror begins taking over her life, Rose must confront her troubling past in order to survive and escape her horrifying new reality.

The Stranger The Stranger
The Stranger
IMDb: N/A
117

Two strangers strike up a conversation on a long journey. One is a suspect in an unsolved missing person’s case and the other an undercover operative on his trail. Their uneasy friendship becomes the core of this tightly wrought thriller, which is based on the true story of one of the largest investigations and undercover operations in Australia.

Nope Nope
Nope
IMDb: N/A
130

Residents in a lonely gulch of inland California bear witness to an uncanny, chilling discovery.

Where the Crawdads Sing Where the Crawdads Sing
Where the Crawdads Sing
IMDb: N/A
125

Abandoned by her family, Kya raises herself all alone in the marshes outside of her small town. When her former boyfriend is found dead, Kya is instantly branded by the local townspeople and law enforcement as the prime suspect for his murder.

Decision to Leave Decision to Leave
Decision to Leave
IMDb: N/A
138

From a mountain peak in South Korea, a man plummets to his death. Did he jump, or was he pushed? When detective Hae-joon arrives on the scene, he begins to suspect the dead man’s wife Seo-rae. But as he digs deeper into the investigation, he finds himself trapped in a web of deception and desire.

Scream Scream
Scream
IMDb: 6.3
114

Twenty-five years after a streak of brutal murders shocked the quiet town of Woodsboro, a new killer has donned the Ghostface mask and begins targeting a group of teenagers to…

X X
X
IMDb: 6.6
106

In 1979, a group of young filmmakers set out to make an adult film in rural Texas, but when their reclusive, elderly hosts catch them in the act, the cast…

Last Night in Soho Last Night in Soho
Last Night in Soho
IMDb: 7.6
117

A young girl, passionate about fashion design, is mysteriously able to enter the 1960s where she encounters her idol, a dazzling wannabe singer. But 1960s London is not what it seems, and time seems to be falling apart with shady consequences.

Nightmare Alley Nightmare Alley
Nightmare Alley
IMDb: N/A
139

An ambitious young carny with a talent for manipulating people with a few well-chosen words hooks up with a female psychiatrist who is even more dangerous than he is.

Ad Astra Ad Astra
Ad Astra
IMDb: 6.5
N/A

Astronaut Roy McBride must undertake a harrowing journey to the edge of our solar system when his long-lost scientist father seems to have resurfaced despite having been declared dead many years ago. His reappearance appears to be connected to a series of mysterious explosions and a top secret military project. As McBride makes his way across a series of increasingly dangerous outposts on the Moon and Mars, forces converge to stop him from finding answers while another impending explosion threatens to destroy life as we know it.

Blade Runner 2049 Blade Runner 2049
Blade Runner 2049
IMDb: 8.0
163 min

Thirty years after the events of the first film, a new blade runner, LAPD Officer K, unearths a long-buried secret that has the potential to plunge what’s left of society into chaos. K’s discovery leads him on a quest to find Rick Deckard, a former LAPD blade runner who has been missing for 30 years.

Arrival Arrival
Arrival
IMDb: 7.9
116 min

Taking place after alien crafts land around the world, an expert linguist is recruited by the military to determine whether they come in peace or are a threat.

The Hateful Eight The Hateful Eight
The Hateful Eight
IMDb: 7.8
188

Bounty hunters seek shelter from a raging blizzard and get caught up in a plot of betrayal and deception.

The Gift The Gift
The Gift
IMDb: 7.0
108

A husband and wife try to reinvigorate their relationship but their lives are threatened by a ”friend” from the husband’s past who holds a horrifying secret about him, sending their…

Gone Girl Gone Girl
Gone Girl
IMDb: 8.1
149

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.

Calvary Calvary
Calvary
IMDb: 7.4
102

After being threatened during a confession, a good-natured priest must battle the dark forces closing in around him.

Paranormal Activity 3 Paranormal Activity 3
Paranormal Activity 3
IMDb: 5.8
94

In 1988, evil begins to terrorize young sisters Katie and Kristi for the first time when an invisible entity resides in their home.

Source Code Source Code
Source Code
IMDb: 7.5
93 min

Decorated soldier Captain Colter Stevens wakes up in the body of an unknown man, discovering he’s involved in a mission to find the bomber of a Chicago commuter train. He learns he’s part of a top-secret experimental program that enables him to experience the final 8 minutes of another person’s life. Colter re-lives the train incident over and over again, gathering more clues each time. But can he discover who is responsible for the attack before the next one happens?

Black Swan Black Swan
Black Swan
IMDb: 8.0
108 min

A journey through the psyche of a young ballerina whose starring role as the duplicitous swan queen turns out to be a part for which she becomes frighteningly perfect.

Paranormal Activity 2 Paranormal Activity 2
Paranormal Activity 2
IMDb: 5.7
91

Just as Dan and Kristi welcome a newborn baby into their home, a demonic presence begins terrorizing them, tearing apart their perfect world and turning it into an inescapable nightmare….

Buried Buried
Buried
IMDb: 7.0
94 min

Paul is a U.S. truck driver working in Iraq. After an attack by a group of Iraqis he wakes to find he is buried alive inside a coffin. With only a lighter and a cell phone it’s a race against time to escape this claustrophobic death trap.

Insidious Insidious
Insidious
IMDb: 6.8
103 min

A family discovers that dark spirits have invaded their home after their son inexplicably falls into an endless sleep. When they reach out to a professional for help, they learn things are a lot more personal than they thought.

Incendies Incendies
Incendies
IMDb: 8.3
130 min

A mother’s last wishes send twins Jeanne and Simon on a journey to Middle East in search of their tangled roots. Adapted from Wajdi Mouawad’s acclaimed play, Incendies tells the powerful and moving tale of two young adults’ voyage to the core of deep-rooted hatred, never-ending wars and enduring love.

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Winter’s Bone Winter’s Bone
Winter’s Bone
IMDb: 7.1
101 min

17 year-old Ree Dolly sets out to track down her father, who put their house up for his bail bond and then disappeared. If she fails, Ree and her family will be turned out into the Ozark woods. Challenging her outlaw kin’s code of silence and risking her life, Ree hacks through the lies, evasions and threats offered up by her relatives and begins to piece together the truth.

Shutter Island Shutter Island
Shutter Island
IMDb: 8.2
138 min

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.

The Ghost Writer The Ghost Writer
The Ghost Writer
IMDb: 7.2
128 min

A writer stumbles upon a long-hidden secret when he agrees to help former British Prime Minister Adam Lang complete his memoirs on a remote island after the politician’s assistant drowns in a mysterious accident. In director Roman Polanski’s tense drama, the author realizes that his discovery threatens some very powerful people who will do anything to ensure that certain episodes from Lang’s past remain buried.

The Secret in Their Eyes The Secret in Their Eyes
The Secret in Their Eyes
IMDb: 8.2
130

A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior – both of…

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Moon Moon
Moon
IMDb: 7.9
97 min

With only three weeks left in his three year contract, Sam Bell is getting anxious to finally return to Earth. He is the only occupant of a Moon-based manufacturing facility along with his computer and assistant, GERTY. When he has an accident however, he wakens to find that he is not alone.

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Seven Pounds Seven Pounds
Seven Pounds
IMDb: 7.6
123 min

An IRS agent with a fateful secret embarks on an extraordinary journey of redemption by forever changing the lives of seven strangers.

The Reader The Reader
The Reader
IMDb: 7.6
115 min

The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as a concentration camp guard late in the war. He alone realizes that Hanna is illiterate and may be concealing that fact at the expense of her freedom.

Doubt Doubt
Doubt
IMDb: 7.5
104 min

In 1964, a Catholic school nun questions a priest’s ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student, suspecting him of abuse. He denies the charges, and much of the film’s quick-fire dialogue tackles themes of religion, morality, and authority.

James Bond Quantum of Solace James Bond Quantum of Solace
James Bond Quantum of Solace
IMDb: 6.6
106 min

Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate Mr. White, who reveals that the organization that blackmailed Vesper is far more complex and dangerous than anyone had imagined.

Paranormal Activity Paranormal Activity
Paranormal Activity
IMDb: 6.3
85

After a young, middle class couple moves into a suburban ’starter’ tract house, they become increasingly disturbed by a presence that may or may not be somehow demonic but is…

The Prestige The Prestige
The Prestige
IMDb: 8.5
130

A mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy — full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly consequences.

The Departed The Departed
The Departed
IMDb: 8.5
151

To take down South Boston’s Irish Mafia, the police send in one of their own to infiltrate the underworld, not realizing the syndicate has done likewise. While an undercover cop…

The Fountain The Fountain
The Fountain
IMDb: 7.2
96 min

Spanning over one thousand years, and three parallel stories, The Fountain is a story of love, death, spirituality, and the fragility of our existence in this world.

Pan’s Labyrinth Pan’s Labyrinth
Pan’s Labyrinth
IMDb: 8.2
118

Living with her tyrannical stepfather in a new home with her pregnant mother, 10-year-old Ofelia feels alone until she explores a decaying labyrinth guarded by a mysterious faun who claims…

I Robot I Robot
I Robot
IMDb: 7.1
115 min

In 2035, where robots are common-place and abide by the three laws of robotics, a techno-phobic cop investigates an apparent suicide. Suspecting that a robot may be responsible for the death, his investigation leads him to believe that humanity may be in danger.

Paycheck Paycheck
Paycheck
IMDb: 6.3
119 min

Michael Jennings is a genius who’s hired – and paid handsomely – by high-tech firms to work on highly sensitive projects, after which his short-term memory is erased so he’s incapable of breaching security. But at the end of a three-year job, he’s told he isn’t getting a paycheck and instead receives a mysterious envelope. In it are clues he must piece together to find out why he wasn’t paid – and why he’s now in hot water.

Mystic River Mystic River
Mystic River
IMDb: 7.9
138 min

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

Oldboy Oldboy
Oldboy
IMDb: 8.4
120

With no clue how he came to be imprisoned, drugged and tortured for 15 years, a desperate businessman seeks revenge on his captors.

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Memories of Murder Memories of Murder
Memories of Murder
IMDb: 8.1
131

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…

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Insomnia Insomnia
Insomnia
IMDb: 7.2
118 min

Two Los Angeles homicide detectives are dispatched to a northern town where the sun doesn’t set to investigate the methodical murder of a local teen.

Impostor Impostor
Impostor
IMDb: 6.2
102 min

Gary Sinise plays Spencer Olham, a top-secret government weapons designer who is arrested by a clandestine government organization on suspicion of being a clone created by the hostile alien race wanting to take over Earth.

Donnie Darko Donnie Darko
Donnie Darko
IMDb: 8.0
114

After narrowly escaping a bizarre accident, a troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a large bunny rabbit that manipulates him to commit a series of crimes.

Memento Memento
Memento
IMDb: 8.4
113

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…

The Green Mile The Green Mile
The Green Mile
IMDb: 8.6
189

A supernatural tale set on death row in a Southern prison, where gentle giant John Coffey possesses the mysterious power to heal people’s ailments. When the cell block’s head guard,…

Fight Club Fight Club
Fight Club
IMDb: 8.8
139

A ticking-time-bomb insomniac and a slippery soap salesman channel primal male aggression into a shocking new form of therapy. Their concept catches on, with underground ”fight clubs” forming in every…

The Sixth Sense The Sixth Sense
The Sixth Sense
IMDb: 8.2
107

A psychological thriller about an eight year old boy named Cole Sear who believes he can see into the world of the dead. A child psychologist named Malcolm Crowe comes…

eXistenZ eXistenZ
eXistenZ
IMDb: 6.8
97 min

A game designer on the run from assassins must play her latest virtual reality creation with a marketing trainee to determine if the game has been damaged.

L A Confidential L A Confidential
L A Confidential
IMDb: 8.2
138

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…

The Craft The Craft
The Craft
IMDb: 6.4
101

A Catholic school newcomer falls in with a clique of teen witches who wield their powers against all who dare to cross them — be they teachers, rivals or meddlesome…

Twelve Monkeys Twelve Monkeys
Twelve Monkeys
IMDb: 8.0
129

In the year 2035, convict James Cole reluctantly volunteers to be sent back in time to discover the origin of a deadly virus that wiped out nearly all of the…

se7en se7en
se7en
IMDb: 8.6
127

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…

The Usual Suspects The Usual Suspects
The Usual Suspects
IMDb: 8.5
106

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…

Satantango Satantango
Satantango
IMDb: 8.2
432

Inhabitants of a small village in Hungary deal with the effects of the fall of Communism. The town’s source of revenue, a factory, has closed, and the locals, who include…

Reservoir Dogs Reservoir Dogs
Reservoir Dogs
IMDb: 8.3
99

A botched robbery indicates a police informant, and the pressure mounts in the aftermath at a warehouse. Crime begets violence as the survivors — veteran Mr. White, newcomer Mr. Orange,…

Basic Instinct Basic Instinct
Basic Instinct
IMDb: 7.0
127 min

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

Fanny and Alexander Fanny and Alexander
Fanny and Alexander
IMDb: 8.1
188

As children in the loving Ekdahl family, Fanny and Alexander enjoy a happy life with their parents, who run a theater company. After their father dies unexpectedly, however, the siblings…

The Thing The Thing
The Thing
IMDb: 8.2
109

Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills.

The Shining The Shining
The Shining
IMDb: 8.4
144

Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world…

Stalker Stalker
Stalker
IMDb: 8.1
162

Near a gray and unnamed city is the Zone, a place guarded by barbed wire and soldiers, and where the normal laws of physics are victim to frequent anomalies. A…

Death on the Nile Death on the Nile
Death on the Nile
IMDb: 7.2
140

As Hercule Poirot enjoys a luxurious cruise down the Nile, a newlywed heiress is found murdered on board. Can Poirot identify the killer before the ship reaches the end of…

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Chinatown Chinatown
Chinatown
IMDb: 8.2
130

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…

Sleuth Sleuth
Sleuth
IMDb: 8.0
138

A mystery novelist devises an insurance scam with his wife’s lover – but things aren’t exactly as they seem.

Gentlemen of Fortune Gentlemen of Fortune
Gentlemen of Fortune
IMDb: 8.4
88

A kindergarten director Troshkin is a dead ringer for a criminal nicknamed “Docent” who stole the priceless…

Z Z
Z
IMDb: 8.2
127

Repression is the rule of the day in this film that skewers Greek governance of the 1960s. Z, a leftist rabble rouser, is killed in what appears to be a…

2001: A Space Odyssey 2001: A Space Odyssey
2001: A Space Odyssey
IMDb: 8.3
149

Humanity finds a mysterious object buried beneath the lunar surface and sets off to find its origins with the help of HAL 9000, the world’s most advanced super computer.

Le Samourai Le Samourai
Le Samourai
IMDb: 8.0
105

In a career-defining performance, Alain Delon plays Jef Costello, a contract killer with samurai instincts. After carrying out a flawlessly planned hit, Jef finds himself caught between a persistent police…

To Kill a Mockingbird To Kill a Mockingbird
To Kill a Mockingbird
IMDb: 8.3
129

Scout Finch, 6, and her older brother Jem live in sleepy Maycomb, Alabama, spending much of their time with their friend Dill and spying on their reclusive and mysterious neighbor,…

The Manchurian Candidate The Manchurian Candidate
The Manchurian Candidate
IMDb: 7.9
126

Near the end of the Korean War, a platoon of U.S. soldiers is captured by communists and brainwashed. Following the war, the platoon is returned home, and Sergeant Raymond Shaw…

The Exterminating Angel The Exterminating Angel
The Exterminating Angel
IMDb: 8.0
94

After a lavish dinner party, the guests find themselves mysteriously unable to leave the room.

Psycho Psycho
Psycho
IMDb: 8.5
109

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…

North by Northwest North by Northwest
North by Northwest
IMDb: 8.3
136

Advertising man Roger Thornhill is mistaken for a spy, triggering a deadly cross-country chase.

Anatomy of a Murder Anatomy of a Murder
Anatomy of a Murder
IMDb: 8.0
161

Semi-retired Michigan lawyer Paul Biegler takes the case of Army Lt. Manion, who murdered a local innkeeper after his wife claimed that he raped her. Over the course of an…

Vertigo Vertigo
Vertigo
IMDb: 8.3
128

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.

Witness for the Prosecution Witness for the Prosecution
Witness for the Prosecution
IMDb: 8.4
116

When Leonard Vole is arrested for the sensational murder of a rich, middle-aged widow, the famous Sir Wilfrid Robarts agrees to appear on his behalf. Sir Wilfrid, recovering from a…

12 Angry Men 12 Angry Men
12 Angry Men
IMDb: 9.0
97

The defense and the prosecution have rested and the jury is filing into the jury room to decide if a young Spanish-American is guilty or innocent of murdering his father….

Diaboliques Diaboliques
Diaboliques
IMDb: 8.1
117

The cruel and abusive headmaster of a boarding school, Michel Delassalle, is murdered by an unlikely duo — his meek wife and the mistress he brazenly flaunts. The women become…

Rear Window Rear Window
Rear Window
IMDb: 8.5
112

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…

Dial M for Murder Dial M for Murder
Dial M for Murder
IMDb: 8.2
105

An ex-tennis pro carries out a plot to have his wife murdered after discovering she is having an affair, and assumes she will soon leave him for the other man…

Strangers on a Train Strangers on a Train
Strangers on a Train
IMDb: 7.9
101

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.

Rashomon Rashomon
Rashomon
IMDb: 8.2
88

Brimming with action while incisively examining the nature of truth, “Rashomon” is perhaps the finest film ever to investigate the philosophy of justice. Through an ingenious use of camera and…

The Third Man The Third Man
The Third Man
IMDb: 8.1
105 min

Set in postwar Vienna, Austria, ”The Third Man” stars Joseph Cotten as Holly Martins, a writer of pulp Westerns, who arrives penniless as a guest of his childhood chum Harry Lime, only to find him dead. Martins develops a conspiracy theory after learning of a ”third man” present at the time of Harry’s death, running into interference from British officer Maj. Calloway and falling head-over-heels for Harry’s grief-stricken lover, Anna.

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The Big Sleep The Big Sleep
The Big Sleep
IMDb: 7.9
114

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…

Laura Laura
Laura
IMDb: 7.9
88

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

Shadow of a Doubt Shadow of a Doubt
Shadow of a Doubt
IMDb: 7.8
108

A bored teen living in Santa Rosa, California, Charlotte “Charlie” Newton, is frustrated because nothing seems to be happening in her life and that of her family. Then, she receives…

The Maltese Falcon The Maltese Falcon
The Maltese Falcon
IMDb: 8.0
100

A private detective takes on a case that involves him with three eccentric criminals, a beautiful liar, and their quest for a priceless statuette.

Citizen Kane Citizen Kane
Citizen Kane
IMDb: 8.3
119

Newspaper magnate, Charles Foster Kane is taken from his mother as a boy and made the ward of a rich industrialist. As a result, every well-meaning, tyrannical or self-destructive move…

Rebecca Rebecca
Rebecca
IMDb: 8.1
130

Story of a young woman who marries a fascinating widower only to find out that she must live in the shadow of his former wife, Rebecca, who died mysteriously several…