Best Crime & Mystery TV

The very best crime and mystery series on television from around the world.
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1.
Silent Witness (1996 TV Series)
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Crimes through the eyes of a team of forensic pathologists and forensic scientists. (120 mins.)
 
2.
The Killing (2011 TV Series)
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A police investigation, the saga of a grieving family, and a Seattle mayoral campaign all interlock after the body of 17-year-old Rosie Larsen is found in the trunk of a submerged car. (45 mins.)
 
3.
The Killing (2007 TV Series)
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Police detective Sarah Lund investigates difficult cases with personal and political consequences. (57 mins.)
 
4.
Waking the Dead (2000 TV Series)
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Detective Superintendent Peter Boyd is the leader of a police team which investigates unsolved murders using modern technology. (100 mins.)
 
5.
The Bridge (2011 TV Series)
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When a body is found on the bridge between Denmark and Sweden, right on the border, Danish inspector Martin Rohde and Swedish Saga Norén have to share jurisdiction and work together to find the killer. (60 mins.)
 
6.
Shetland (2013 TV Series)
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DI Jimmy Perez and his team investigate crimes within the close knit island community of Shetland. (60 mins.)
 
7.
Those Who Kill (2011 TV Series)
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About the hunt for a type of violent criminal who has yet to strike in Denmark, and who is surrounded by fear and mystique - the serial killer. (90 mins.)
 
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Fallen Angels (2008)
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Murder and trouble hits Veum when he meets up with classmates in the rock-band Camp, when he resumes contact with a former flame Rebecca, now wife of his buddy. A Varg Veum mystery by best-selling crime novel by Gunnar Staalesen. Staalesen. (95 mins.)
Director: Morten Tyldum
 
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Varg Veum - Bitre blomster (2007)
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A successful female politician hires private-detective Varg Veum. She wants him to find her disappeared daughter without attracting too much attention... (95 mins.)
 
10.
Varg Veum - Din til døden (2008 Video)
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There has been no shortage of women in private investigator Varg Veum's life, but not for the long haul... (86 mins.)
 
11.
Varg Veum: Woman in the Fridge (2008 Video)
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Veum is on a case of a missing employee (Arne) for an international oil drilling company. When he checks... (87 mins.)
Director: Alexander Eik
 
12.
Varg Veum - Begravde hunder (2008 Video)
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Racial tension is running high in Bergen after a young black asylum seeker dies at the hands of the police... (87 mins.)
Director: Alexander Eik
 
13.
Varg Veum - Skriften på veggen (2010)
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Veum is no longer working as a private investigator. He's got a permanent job as a teacher, and has calmed down his life... (82 mins.)
 
14.
Varg Veum - Svarte får (2011)
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The plot spins around Veum's girlfriends sister. Her sister is a prostitute, and through her discovered shady actions... (90 mins.)
 
15.
Varg Veum - Dødens drabanter (2011)
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Varg Veum is summoned by the chief of police Hamre to a hostage drama on a farm outside Bergen. A married couple have been brutally murdered... (97 mins.)
 
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Varg Veum - I mørket er alle ulver grå (2011)
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Private detective Varg Veum investigates a case where his good friend Evans, a highly decorated ex-army officer... (87 mins.)
Director: Alexander Eik
 
17.
Broadchurch (2013 TV Series)
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The murder of a young boy in a small coastal town brings a media frenzy, which threatens to tear the community apart. (48 mins.)
 
18.
Mayday (2013 Mini-Series)
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Mayday in a small town steeped in pagan traditions where the crowning of the May Queen is the highlight of the day until suddenly she goes missing. (59 mins.)
 
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The Fall (2013 TV Series)
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A seemingly cold but very passionate policewoman goes head to head with a seemingly passionate father who is in fact a cold serialist in this procedural out of Belfast. The only thing they share is their common complexity. (60 mins.)
 
20.
Kidnap and Ransom (2011 TV Series)
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From the first phone call with kidnappers to risky excursions into exotic and dangerous locales, negotiator Dominic King places himself in the line of fire to bring the victims home. (47 mins.)
 
21.
Luther (2010 TV Series)
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A crime drama series starring Idris Elba as a near-genius murder detective whose brilliant mind can't always save him from the dangerous violence of his passions. (60 mins.)
 
22.
New Tricks (2003 TV Series)
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Three retired police officers are drafted in to solve cold cases, with a touch of comedy and drama (60 mins.)
 
23.
Moses Jones (2009 Mini-Series)
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Police investigate a mutilated body found in the Thames which appears to be the product of a witchcraft killing. (180 mins.)
 
24.
Wire in the Blood (2002 TV Series)
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A psychologist gets inside of the minds of both killers and victims to aid the police in solving gruesome serial killings in Northern England. (69 mins.)
 
25.
Criminal Justice (2008 TV Series)
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Series 1 follows Ben Coulter who is accused of committing a crime that he has no recollection of after a drunken and drug-filled night out. Series 2 follows Juliet through the criminal justice system after she stabs her abusive husband. (584 mins.)