ABSOLUTE Best Mystery Series

by candidcamel | created - 23 Feb 2013 | updated - 10 months ago | Public

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1. Murder She Said (1961)

Unrated | 87 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.4
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When Miss Marple reports witnessing a murder through the window of a passing train, the police dismiss her as a dotty spinster when no trace of the crime can be found.

Director: George Pollock | Stars: Margaret Rutherford, Arthur Kennedy, Muriel Pavlow, James Robertson Justice

Votes: 4,809

Although Margaret Rutherford only made 4 movies beginning with Murder She Said, you simply canna' be an enthusiast without having seen these 4 Agatha Christie Interpretations. Murder She Said (1961) Murder At The Gallop (1963) and then 2 in 1964, Murder Most Foul and Murder Ahoy!

2. Murder at the Gallop (1963)

Approved | 81 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.3
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When a wealthy old man appears to have been "frightened to death" by a cat, Miss Marple suspects one of his four relatives, all heirs to his estate, of his murder.

Director: George Pollock | Stars: Margaret Rutherford, Stringer Davis, Robert Morley, Flora Robson

Votes: 3,980

The FAMOUS

3. Murder Ahoy (1964)

Unrated | 93 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.1
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After Miss Marple is made a trustee of a merchant marine training vessel, a fellow trustee is poisoned, and ship's officers are later murdered after she comes on board.

Director: George Pollock | Stars: Margaret Rutherford, Lionel Jeffries, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, William Mervyn

Votes: 3,479

The Funniest of The FOUR

4. Murder Most Foul (1964)

Unrated | 90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.2
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When Miss Marple joins a theatrical company after a blackmailer is murdered, several members of the troupe are also dispatched by this mysterious killer.

Director: George Pollock | Stars: Margaret Rutherford, Ron Moody, Charles 'Bud' Tingwell, Andrew Cruickshank

Votes: 3,584

5. Dalziel and Pascoe (1996– )

120 min | Crime, Mystery, Drama

7.4
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Supt. Dalziel and partner DI Pascoe investigate murders, and find a bond forming between them despite their blatantly differing personalities.

Stars: Warren Clarke, Colin Buchanan, David Royle, Jennifer James

Votes: 1,819

AMAZING, no other words for the character Dalziel (DL). Warren Clarke canna be "off-beat" with his performances in this long lived/loved series. Not for the faint of heart...ear, strong Gaelic accents abound and I suggest you watch via a device that can be paused and re-viewed. My daughter still has trouble understanding and she is 50% Scots, not in US years but naturalized when 17, in the 60s.

6. New Tricks (2003– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.9
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Three retired police officers are drafted in to solve cold cases, with a touch of comedy and drama

Stars: Dennis Waterman, Amanda Redman, Alun Armstrong, James Bolam

Votes: 3,859

I came late to this series, only by happenstance and then researched and querried for 2 years until I found the series online. The Funniest and most REAL crew of folks fighting crimes and each other you will ever see.

7. Inspector Lewis (2006–2015)

TV-PG | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Inspector Robert Lewis and Sergeant James Hathaway solve the tough cases that the learned inhabitants of Oxford throw at them.

Stars: Kevin Whately, Laurence Fox, Clare Holman, Rebecca Front

Votes: 7,803

Lovely Loverly Longing Lewis, adored him suffering through moody Morse episodes and when set out on his own, this series became supurlative! Lean Lanky Hathaway hopefully will continue this series...Here Comes Hathaway! I will so miss Lovely longin Lewis. Will someone please upload a picture!

8. Hamish Macbeth (1995–1997)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

7.8
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Hamish Macbeth is a police constable in the small Scottish town of Lochdubh, who occasionally bends the rules when it suits him or when it can help some of his fellow eccentric townsfolk. ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Carlyle, Ralph Riach, Brian Pettifer, Stuart Davids

Votes: 1,096

Adorable STELLAR CAST OF unforgettable characters. Too many are me favourites. John TV takes the cake.

9. Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries (2012– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Our female sleuth sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920s Melbourne, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger-sharp wit.

Stars: Essie Davis, Nathan Page, Hugo Johnstone-Burt, Ashleigh Cummings

Votes: 8,819

Another series I kept putting off. MY NEW FAVOURITE SERIES to watch again & again as full of wonderful banter and beautiful details. However, if you are a FEMINIST and LOVE a MYSTERY, this show is FULL of HISTORICALLY ACCURATE glimpses of not just feminist struggles, but the struggles of Class Discrimination & Human Treatment of HUMANITY EXCELLENT with not simply a stellar cast but ADORABLE CHARACTERS well acted. The Butler with only a few scenes & words each show is "can't wait to hear what wisdom he will inject" Dotty is simply a masterpiece of contradictions, more so than Miss Fisher. Jack is a DREAMBOAT in my template. Hugh is CHARMING & INNOCENT, a male portrayal of blatant sensitivity.

10. A Touch of Frost (1992– )

105 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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DI Jack Frost is an unconventional policeman with sympathy for the underdog and an instinct for moral justice. Sloppy, disorganized and disrespectful, he attracts trouble like a magnet.

Stars: David Jason, Bruce Alexander, John Lyons, Arthur White

Votes: 4,943

Jack Frost...An Acquired Taste. Warm and Fuzzy and not at all Frosty! As peculiar a silhouette as Poirot. I think I almost enjoy watching him saunter about more than Poirot. His character is a touchy feely ol' school gentleman. He is always kind and generous, scolding an underling for not bringing a 75 year old woman, a proper cuppa tea in a proper cup!

11. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)

TV-14 | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Inspector Morse has an ear for music, a taste for beer and a nose for crime. He sets out with Sergeant Lewis to solve each intriguing case.

Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, James Grout, Peter Woodthorpe

Votes: 7,498

I love these more for Lewis than Morse. Morse is a strong cuppa dark tea and took me awhile to taste, while Lewis shines here and in his follow-up series. You must endure Morse to embrace Lewis. There would be no Lewis without Morse. Morse was a magnificent mole.

12. Murdoch Mysteries (2008– )

TV-PG | 48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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In the 1890s, William Murdoch uses radical forensic techniques for the time, including fingerprinting and trace evidence, to solve some of the city's most gruesome murders.

Stars: Yannick Bisson, Thomas Craig, Helene Joy, Jonny Harris

Votes: 7,221

ADDED BENEFIT...Historical Events Infused into almost each episode, I found this show FASCINATING. New to this treat...will be moving up to Top 10

13. Pie in the Sky (1994–1997)

50 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.7
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DI Crabbe retires from the police force after being shot and sets up his own restaurant. However, his ex-boss, Chief Constable Fisher constantly calls Crabbe back on duty.

Stars: Richard Griffiths, Maggie Steed, Malcolm Sinclair, Nick Raggett

Votes: 745

Leave it to the UK to infuse a proper shepherd's pie with an aging chef DI. This series is most unique and quite entertaining.

14. Midsomer Murders (1997– )

TV-14 | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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A veteran DCI and his young sergeant investigate murders around the regional community of Midsomer County.

Stars: John Nettles, Jane Wymark, Barry Jackson, Jason Hughes

Votes: 17,267

Everyone loves this countryside and Ben became my favourite.

15. DCI Banks (2010– )

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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The tenacious and stubborn DCI Banks unravels disturbing murder mysteries aided by his young assistants, DS Annie Cabbot and DI Helen Morton.

Stars: Stephen Tompkinson, Jack Deam, Andrea Lowe, Caroline Catz

Votes: 3,206

Dark, Deadly and Deserving.

16. Peter Gunn (1958–1961)

30 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.1
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The cases of a stylishly cool private detective.

Stars: Craig Stevens, Herschel Bernardi, Lola Albright, Bill Chadney

Votes: 733

This NOIR Series is the 1st American Series and first in all American Detective Series, it should BEE! Music and Mayhem.

17. Ellery Queen (1975–1976)

100 min | Crime, Drama, Family

8.4
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The son of a police detective solves baffling crimes.

Stars: Jim Hutton, David Wayne, Tom Reese, John Hillerman

Votes: 937

Short lived-ahead of its time American series starring that tall drink of water, Jim Hutton, Timothys daddio!

18. Father Brown (2013– )

TV-PG | 52 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Series inspired by the stories of GK Chesterton; a Catholic priest has a knack for solving mysteries in his English village.

Stars: Mark Williams, Sorcha Cusack, Nancy Carroll, Alex Price

Votes: 3,904

Hope this new series runs forever...will move up in rank later.

19. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )

TV-14 | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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An elderly spinster living in the village of St. Mary Mead, helps her friends and relatives solve mysterious murders.

Stars: Geraldine McEwan, Julia McKenzie, Stephen Churchett, Isabella Parriss

Votes: 3,703

Next to Margaret Rutherford, my dearest Miss Marple.

20. Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996–1998)

TV-PG | 75 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.6
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Hetty wakes on her 60th birthday and decides to become a private investigator. With assistance from a teenager called Geoffrey and her husband Robert, combined with her own common sense, Hetty is confident she can solve any case.

Stars: Patricia Routledge, Dominic Monaghan, Derek Benfield, John Graham-Davies

Votes: 918

Again...you canna beat the UK for keeping it REAL...I love films, movies, TV from across our pond...WHY?...#1 Reason...Old folks, foggies, farts...I see more real life similarity in almost any of their shows. It's so nice to see folks of all ages interacting together and the quality of beauty is not 10, but an ecclectic grouping of folks that look like you & me...It is interesting that with a shows longevity here, the characters achieve popular sexiness. The first time I saw Hathaway...I thought what an odd looking young lad...but his appearance through his talented performance brings REAL sexiness to his less than good looks. Same goes especially for pensioners as they are called in the UK, Hetty, her husband and then there is their young sidekick.

21. Waking the Dead (2000– )

100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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Detective Superintendent Peter Boyd is the leader of a police team which investigates unsolved murders using modern technology.

Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Wil Johnson, Tara Fitzgerald

Votes: 4,103

Engaging series and cast.

22. Perry Mason (1957–1966)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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The cases of a master criminal defense attorney, handling the most difficult of cases in the aid of the innocent.

Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, Ray Collins

Votes: 3,624

Viewers made me remember Perry Mason, don't know why I forgot about him when making this list. I usually forget Mr. Frost. When I began watching this I was a very little girl and my grandmother commented that it had been my father's favourite TV Show. He had died when I was 8 and she was amazed that I had conjured it up from my memories.

23. Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989–2013)

TV-14 | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.

Stars: David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson, Pauline Moran

Votes: 28,515

Poirot..."he's Pixelated" (in the Gary Cooper sense)

24. Vera (2011– )

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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With her caustic wit and singular charm, DCI Vera Stanhope and her team face a series of captivating murder mysteries set against the breathtaking Northumberland landscape.

Stars: Brenda Blethyn, Jon Morrison, Riley Jones, David Leon

Votes: 4,688

25. Blue Murder (2003–2009)

Not Rated | 138 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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Single mother DCI Janine Lewis struggles with the problems of bringing up four children while leading her team of detectives in solving high-profile murders.

Stars: Caroline Quentin, Ian Kelsey, Paul Loughran, Nicholas Murchie

Votes: 725

Stellar Cast, should have ran longer.

26. Wire in the Blood (2002– )

69 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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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.

Stars: Robson Green, Mark Letheren, Emma Handy, Mark Penfold

Votes: 5,908

Mesmerizing

27. Monk (2002–2009)

TV-PG | 47 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.0
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Adrian Monk is a brilliant San Francisco detective, whose obsessive compulsive disorder just happens to get in the way.

Stars: Tony Shalhoub, Jason Gray-Stanford, Ted Levine, Traylor Howard

Votes: 54,334

Speaking of MONK.

28. Psych (2006–2014)

TV-PG | 44 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

8.4
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A novice sleuth is hired by the police after he cons them into thinking he has psychic powers which help solve crimes. With the assistance of his reluctant best friend, the duo take on a series of complicated cases.

Stars: James Roday, Dulé Hill, Timothy Omundson, Corbin Bernsen

Votes: 71,851

The ABSOLUTE most creative series ever...before The Mentalist, there was these 2 guys. This show was BRILLIANT.

29. Republic of Doyle (2010– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Jake Doyle and his father Malachy run a private investigations agency in St. John's, Newfoundland. Their cases involve them in all sorts of dealings - not all of them on the right side of the law.

Stars: Allan Hawco, Krystin Pellerin, Mark O'Brien, Marthe Bernard

Votes: 2,222

Love all the characters except Leslie. DES & MALAKEY make the show. DES is a Delicious Delight. Malakey is Marvelous.

30. Death in Paradise (2011– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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A British inspector is transferred to Saint-Marie's police department, but he hates the sun, sea, and sand. The series follow his investigations into murders on the island. Later series see another British DI head the investigative team.

Stars: Danny John-Jules, Elizabeth Bourgine, Kris Marshall, Don Warrington

Votes: 8,716

31. Moonlighting (1985–1989)

TV-PG | 60 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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The quirky cases of a former model and a smart aleck detective who manage a private detective agency.

Stars: Cybill Shepherd, Bruce Willis, Allyce Beasley, Curtis Armstrong

Votes: 14,688

Yes, absolutely forgot Bruce & Cybil...Bruce Willis was adorable and typically his funny bantering self in this. Genius was his singing. I should not have forgotten this one, as precursor to Psych, to the point that Shawn had Cybil portray his mother as a homage to this show.

32. The Last Detective (2003– )

90 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.8
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"Dangerous" Davies always gets the cases no one else wants, and no one notices when he eventually succeeds. But his old-fashioned decency and dogged determination have won him legions of loyal fans.

Stars: Peter Davison, Sean Hughes, Rob Spendlove, Charles De'Ath

Votes: 902

Cute Love him & his sidekick. HATE his wife & that element of the show really drags it down for me.

33. Major Crimes (2012– )

Not Rated | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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The Closer (2005) spin-off series, which follows Captain Raydor of the Los Angeles Police Department.

Stars: Mary McDonnell, G.W. Bailey, Tony Denison, Michael Paul Chan

Votes: 9,465

STELLAR CAST. Flynn and Provenso crack me up.

34. Spenser: For Hire (1985–1988)

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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Mystery/suspense series based on Robert Parker's "Spenser" novels. Spenser, a private investigator living in Boston, gets involved in a new murder mystery each episode.

Stars: Robert Urich, Avery Brooks, Ron McLarty, Richard Jaeckel

Votes: 1,518

Waiting for DVD

35. Jake and the Fatman (1987–1992)

120 min | Crime, Drama

6.4
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Veteran district attorney "Fatman" McCabe solves cases with the help of his easygoing private investigator partner Jake Styles.

Stars: William Conrad, Joe Penny, Alan Campbell, Olga Russell

Votes: 1,793

Joe Penny worth so much dough.

36. The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001–2008)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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British crime investigation series based around aristocratic, Oxford-educated Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley and his working-class assistant Sergeant Barbara Havers.

Stars: Nathaniel Parker, Sharon Small, Lesley Vickerage, Paul Hickey

Votes: 3,238

Moody Meandering Lynley...secretly covet him, yet realize this dark character will never be soothing to one's lovelife. Sharon Small makes this series and for a STRONG female sidekick, none compare!

37. The Closer (2005–2012)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Deputy Police Chief Brenda Johnson runs the Priority Homicide Division of the LAPD with an unorthodox style. Her innate ability to read people and obtain confessions helps her and her team solve the city's toughest, most sensitive cases.

Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 19,632

Oops...almost forgot this Excellent Ensemble Cast...Miss this series terribly. Loved this while it was playing...then the spinoff Major Crimes EXCEEDED it's welcome complexity of characters.

38. Inspector George Gently (2007– )

89 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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With the help of DS John Bacchus, Inspector George Gently spends his days bringing to justice members of the criminal underworld who are unfortunate enough to have the intrepid investigator assigned to their cases.

Stars: Martin Shaw, Lee Ingleby, Simon Hubbard, Lisa McGrillis

Votes: 4,207

Historically Great Mysteries.

39. Columbo (1971–2003)

100 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Los Angeles homicide detective Lieutenant Columbo uses his humble ways and ingenuous demeanor to winkle out even the most well-concealed of crimes.

Stars: Peter Falk, Mike Lally, John Finnegan, Bruce Kirby

Votes: 21,521

Before Monk there was Columbo

40. Riptide (1984–1986)

60 min | Action, Thriller, Crime

6.8
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Three vietnam veterans (Nick Ryder, Cody Allen and Murray Bozinsky) now work as private eyes in sunny southern California. Nick and Cody are the muscles and Murray is a computer wizard of ... See full summary »

Stars: Perry King, Joe Penny, Thom Bray, Jack Ging

Votes: 1,784

Geekspeak...way too early, again American Series ahead of time.

41. Miami Vice (1984–1990)

TV-14 | 48 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Resplendent with authentic 1980's music, fashion and vibe, "Miami Vice" follows two undercover detectives and their extended team through the mean streets of Miami.

Stars: Don Johnson, Philip Michael Thomas, Saundra Santiago, Olivia Brown

Votes: 18,579

42. Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001–2011)

TV-14 | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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This third Law & Order series involves the criminal justice system from the criminal's point of view.

Stars: Kathryn Erbe, Vincent D'Onofrio, Jamey Sheridan, Courtney B. Vance

Votes: 19,475

DiNoffrio or Noth...hummmn? Vincent takes the cake on this one and Let us all eat cake!

43. CSI: Miami (2002–2012)

TV-14 | 43 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.4
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The cases of the Miami-Dade, Florida police department's Crime Scene Investigations unit.

Stars: David Caruso, Emily Procter, Adam Rodriguez, Rex Linn

Votes: 46,954

The visual views of this show took me sometime to get used to, however HORATIO, a (Mad Capricorn)...you either LOVE him or hate him and I chose to love him...I enjoyed the original and then when the Mississippi Queen went to NY...I watched it, but Horatio is my personal cuppa jasmine tea.

44. Wallander (2008– )

TV-PG | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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A TV program centered on a soul-searching Swedish cop.

Stars: Kenneth Branagh, Richard McCabe, Jeany Spark, Sarah Smart

Votes: 9,389

Moody yet Beautiful

45. McMillan & Wife (1971–1977)

120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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San Francisco Police Commissioner Stewart "Mac" McMillan and his amateur detective wife keep their marriage unpredictable while solving the city's most baffling crimes.

Stars: Rock Hudson, John Schuck, Susan Saint James, Nancy Walker

Votes: 1,554

Rock Hudson and Susan St. James...timepieces

46. Jesse Stone: Stone Cold (2005 TV Movie)

R | 87 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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Jesse Stone (Selleck) is a New England police chief investigating a series of murders, in an adaptation of Robert B. Parker's novel.

Director: Robert Harmon | Stars: Tom Selleck, Jane Adams, Reg Rogers, Viola Davis

Votes: 4,666

You must see all (now 9) Jesse Stone (Tom Selleck) Movies...I own them now. It was so hard to wait years for another made for TV movie. These are all moody mystical bits of treasure.

47. Jesse Stone: Night Passage (2006 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 89 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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In this prequel to 'Stone Cold,' Tom Selleck reprises his role as Jesse Stone, an L.A. cop who relocates to a small town only to find himself immersed in one mystery after the other.

Director: Robert Harmon | Stars: Tom Selleck, Saul Rubinek, Viola Davis, Kohl Sudduth

Votes: 3,480

48. Jesse Stone: Death in Paradise (2006 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 87 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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When the body of a fourteen-year-old teenager is found in the margin of a lake in Paradise, Massachusetts, the Chief of Police Jesse Stone and his officer Simpson seek clues in the spot. ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Harmon | Stars: Tom Selleck, Viola Davis, Kohl Sudduth, Orla Brady

Votes: 3,199

49. Jesse Stone: Sea Change (2007 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 88 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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When Police Chief Jesse Stone's relationship with his ex-wife worsens, he fears he will relapse into alcoholism. To get his mind off his problems, Jesse begins working on the unsolved ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Harmon | Stars: Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker, Kohl Sudduth, Rebecca Pidgeon

Votes: 2,707

50. Jesse Stone: Thin Ice (2009 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 88 min | Drama, Mystery

7.2
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Jesse Stone and Captain Healy are shot during an unauthorized stake-out in Boston. Meanwhile, a cryptic letter sent from Paradise leads the mother of a kidnapped child to Stone. Though her son was declared dead, she hopes he will reopen the case.

Director: Robert Harmon | Stars: Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker, Kohl Sudduth, Leslie Hope

Votes: 2,527

51. Jesse Stone: No Remorse (2010 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 87 min | Crime, Mystery

7.3
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Police Chief Jesse Stone, who was suspended by the Paradise, Mass. Town Council, begins moonlighting for his friend, State Homicide Commander Healy, by investigating a series of murders in ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Harmon | Stars: Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker, Kohl Sudduth, Stephen McHattie

Votes: 2,387

52. Jesse Stone: Innocents Lost (2011 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 91 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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After his involuntary retirement, Jesse Stone investigates the suspicious death of a young friend while the Paradise police force deals with the arrogant new chief, who is the son-in-law of a town councilman.

Director: Dick Lowry | Stars: Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker, Kohl Sudduth, Gloria Reuben

Votes: 2,043

53. Jesse Stone: Benefit of the Doubt (2012 TV Movie)

90 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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Jesse Stone comes out of involuntary retirement after the sheriff who replaced him exploded in their police car. The other officers Jesse worked with have left the department so he is forced to solve the crime on his own.

Director: Robert Harmon | Stars: Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker, Kohl Sudduth, Gloria Reuben

Votes: 2,048

My FAVOURITE of all the Jesse's. REVENGE is a DISH best served HOT with a car EXPLOSION

54. Jesse Stone: Lost in Paradise (2015 TV Movie)

TV-14 | 86 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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Jesse investigates the grim works of a serial killer in Boston and becomes concerned with a wayward teen in Paradise.

Director: Robert Harmon | Stars: Tom Selleck, Kohl Sudduth, Gloria Reuben, Leslie Hope

Votes: 1,530

55. Magnum, P.I. (1980–1988)

TV-PG | 48 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.5
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The adventures of a Hawaii based private investigator.

Stars: Tom Selleck, John Hillerman, Roger E. Mosley, Larry Manetti

Votes: 17,279

Tom Selleck Eye Candy Still with his Jesse Stone Series.

56. Murder, She Wrote (1984–1996)

50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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Professional writer and amateur sleuth Jessica Fletcher uses her intellect, charm, and persistence to get to the bottom of every crime she encounters.

Stars: Angela Lansbury, William Windom, Ron Masak, Louis Herthum

Votes: 14,332

57. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1984–1985)

TV-PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.8
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Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson solve the mysteries of copper beeches, a Greek interpreter, the Norwood builder, a resident patient, the red-headed league, and one final problem.

Stars: Jeremy Brett, David Burke, Rosalie Williams, Eric Porter

Votes: 15,718