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1 The Big Lebowski (1998)

"Dude" Lebowski, mistaken for a millionaire Lebowski, seeks restitution for his ruined rug and enlists his bowling buddies to help get it.

8.2/10 397,674
2 Vertigo (1958)

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.

8.4/10 184,523
3 Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)

A murder mystery brings together a private eye, a struggling actress, and a thief masquerading as an actor.

7.7/10 147,416
4 8MM (1999)

A private investigator is hired to discover if a "snuff film" is authentic or not.

6.5/10 92,124
5 The Maltese Falcon (1941)

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

8.2/10 89,090
6 Angel Heart (1987)

Harry Angel has a new case, to find a man called Johnny Favourite. Except things aren't quite that simple...

7.4/10 52,952
7 The Big Sleep (1946)

Private detective Philip Marlowe is hired by a rich family. Before the complex case is over, he's seen murder, blackmail, and what might be love.

8.1/10 51,943
8 Veronica Mars (2004 TV series)

After her best friend is murdered and her father is removed as county sheriff, Veronica Mars dedicates her life to cracking the toughest mysteries in the affluent town of Neptune.

8.4/10 46,992
9 Bored to Death (2009 TV series)

A well-meaning but struggling writer decides to lead a sort of double life by pretending to be a private detective.

7.9/10 24,419
10 Dead Again (1991)

Mike Church is a Los Angeles private detective who specializes in finding missing persons. He takes on the case of a mystery woman who he calls Grace...

7.0/10 19,553
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11 A Prairie Home Companion (2006) 6.8/10 18,105
12 The Thin Man (1934) 8.2/10 17,643
13 The End of the Affair (1999) 7.2/10 15,460
14 Klute (1971) "   12,611
15 Young Sherlock Holmes (1985) 6.8/10 12,535
16 Dylan Dog: Dead of Night (2010) 5.1/10 11,452
17 Moonlighting (1985 TV series) 7.7/10 10,177
18 The Two Jakes (1990) 6.1/10 7,287
19 Murder, My Sweet (1944) 7.7/10 7,024
20 Baisers volés (1968) 7.8/10 6,904
21 The Singing Detective (2003) 5.7/10 6,464
22 City Heat (1984) 5.4/10 5,838
23 Meitantei Conan (1996 TV series) 8.4/10 3,894
24 4 mosche di velluto grigio (1971) 6.8/10 3,527
25 Farewell, My Lovely (1975) 7.1/10 3,454
26 The Singing Detective (1986 TV mini-series) 8.7/10 3,207
27 Lady in the Lake (1947) 6.6/10 2,867
28 The Drowning Pool (1975) 6.5/10 2,815
29 The Big Sleep (1978) 5.7/10 2,580
30 La femme infidèle (1969) 7.5/10 2,326
31 Little Boy Blue (1997) 6.5/10 1,565
32 The Cutter (2005) 5.2/10 1,475
33 Varg Veum - Bitre blomster (2007) 6.4/10 1,421
34 The Gore Gore Girls (1972) 5.4/10 1,382
35 Tony Rome (1967) 6.5/10 1,304
36 Lady in Cement (1968) 5.9/10 1,140
37 Romance on the High Seas (1948) 7.0/10 1,015
38 Spenser: For Hire (1985 TV series) 7.2/10 954
39 Vares - Pahan suudelma (2011) 6.0/10 892
40 I, the Jury (1982) 5.8/10 891
41 Cannon (1971 TV series) 7.0/10 881
42 Brown's Requiem (1998) 5.9/10 753
43 Hadh Kar Di Aapne (2000) 5.0/10 723
44 The Hound of the Baskervilles (2000 TV movie) 6.1/10 708
45 The End of the Affair (1955) 6.7/10 680
46 Vares - Huhtikuun tytöt (2011) 5.3/10 646
47 Poodle Springs (1998 TV movie) 6.0/10 606
48 Vares - Kaidan tien kulkijat (2012) 5.8/10 551
49 Vares - Sukkanauhakäärme (2011) 5.2/10 512
50 Tick Tock (2000) 6.3/10 483
51 Where's Marlowe? (1998) 6.4/10 460
52 Out Cold (1989) 5.4/10 455
53 Vares - Pimeyden tango (2012) 5.2/10 359
54 Vares - Uhkapelimerkki (2012) 4.7/10 351
55 Cry Uncle (1971) 5.7/10 313
56 Dressed to Kill (1941) 6.5/10 306
57 Third Degree Burn (1989 TV movie) 5.6/10 295
58 Trader Hornee (1970) 4.2/10 257
59 Hawaiian Eye (1959 TV series) 7.6/10 246
60 MacGuffin (2006 short) 5.7/10 237
61 Suburban Madness (2004 TV movie) 4.6/10 235
62 Mike Hammer, Private Eye (1997 TV series) 7.5/10 231
63 Other Voices (2000) 5.9/10 197
64 Io so che tu sai che io so (1982) 6.7/10 192
65 One in the Gun (2010) 3.9/10 189
66 The Super Snooper (1952 short) 7.0/10 174
67 Murder Me, Murder You (1983 TV movie) 7.2/10 "  
68 Ute av drift! (1992) "   167
69 Arim, balim, petegim (1970) 5.6/10 "  
70 Mystery House (1938) 5.4/10 161
71 I, the Jury (1953) 6.0/10 159
72 Fly Away Baby (1937) 6.5/10 151
73 More Than Murder (1984 TV movie) 7.1/10 143
74 Blue, White and Perfect (1942) 6.7/10 138
75 The Return of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer (1986 TV movie) 6.9/10 133
76 Cannon (1971 TV movie) 7.3/10 130
77 CSI: Miami (2002 TV series)
Episode: Bait
7.2/10 126
78 Un amore (1999) 6.5/10 124
79 Private Eye Popeye (1954 short) "   115
80 Lansdown (2001) 4.0/10 "  
81 Tenspeed and Brown Shoe (1980 TV series)
Episode: Pilot: Part 1
6.7/10 107
82 P.I. Private Investigations (1987) 5.7/10 103
83 Change pas de main (1975) 5.1/10 102
84 Cha cha cha (2013) 6.0/10 100
85 Desire and Deception (2001 video) 4.4/10 95
86 Red Silk (1999 video) 5.2/10 90
87 An Unsuitable Job for a Woman (1982) 6.6/10 86
88 The Return of Frank Cannon (1980 TV movie) 7.4/10 82
89 Gabriel's Fire (1990 TV series) 7.5/10 65
90 Get Smart (1965 TV series)
Episode: Maxwell Smart, Private Eye
8.2/10 58
91 Take It Out in Trade (1970) 4.6/10 56
92 Private Eye (1987 TV movie) 8.5/10 53
93 Travis McGee (1983 TV movie) 7.4/10 50
94 Missing Pieces (1983 TV movie) 6.0/10 49
95 From Hollywood to Deadwood (1988) 5.8/10 47
96 A Nero Wolfe Mystery (2000 TV series)
Episode: Death of a Doxy: Part 1
8.6/10 "  
97 The Runaround (1946) 7.1/10 46
98 Guns and Lipstick (1995) 3.7/10 "  
99 Three Blondes in His Life (1961) 5.9/10 44
100 Banyon (1971 TV series)
Episode: Pilot
8.0/10 42

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