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1. Grantchester (2014– )

60 min | Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Adapted from book series by James Runcie; Cambridgeshire clergyman Sidney Chambers finds himself investigating a series of mysterious wrongdoings in his small village of Grantchester.

Stars: James Norton, Robson Green, Morven Christie, Tessa Peake-Jones

Votes: 1,794

2. Nancy Drew (2007)

PG | 99 min | Comedy, Crime, Family

5.9
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Teen detective Nancy Drew accompanies her father on a business trip to Los Angeles, where she happens upon clues to a murder mystery involving a movie star.

Writers: Andrew Fleming, Tiffany Paulsen, Mildred Wirt Benson | Director: Andrew Fleming | Stars: Emma Roberts, Tate Donovan, Max Thieriot, Craig Gellis

Votes: 14,745

3. Frantic (1988)

R | 120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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In a hotel room in Paris, a doctor comes out of the shower and finds that his wife has disappeared. He soon finds himself caught up in a world of intrigue, espionage, gangsters, drugs and murder.

Writers: Roman Polanski, Gérard Brach | Director: Roman Polanski | Stars: Harrison Ford, Betty Buckley, Emmanuelle Seigner, Djiby Soumare

Votes: 35,230

4. Ghostwriter (1992–1995)

TV-Y7 | Family, Mystery

8.1
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The show is about a group of teens who goes around solving neighborhood crimes and mysteries in New York City as young detectives with the help of a very secretive friend: Ghostwriter! ... See full summary »

Stars: David López, Blaze Berdahl, Todd Alexander, Sheldon Turnipseed

Votes: 1,504

5. The Shadow in the North (2007 TV Movie)

94 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

6.6
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Sally Lockhart and friends investigate the disappearance of a steamship, a magician who is threatened by thugs, a psychic with dark visions, and heartless industrialist.

Writers: Adrian Hodges, Philip Pullman | Director: John Alexander | Stars: Billie Piper, JJ Feild, Julian Rhind-Tutt, John Standing

Votes: 685

6. The Ruby in the Smoke (2006 TV Movie)

95 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.7
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In Victorian England, a young woman searches for a priceless ruby and uncovers even greater mysteries.

Writers: Adrian Hodges, Philip Pullman | Director: Brian Percival | Stars: Billie Piper, Matt Smith, Sian Thomas, Kay Lyon

Votes: 466

7. Black Widow (2008 TV Movie)

85 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

5.0
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A photo journalist begins to suspect her best friend Danny's new love interest could be linked to the murders of wealthy men.

Writers: Riley Weston, Jeremy Bernstein | Director: Armand Mastroianni | Stars: Elizabeth Berkley, Alicia Coppola, Adriana DeMeo, Randall Batinkoff

Votes: 408

8. The Detective (1954)

Approved | 91 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.8
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Works of art are disappearing, stolen by a master thief, a master of disguise. Father Brown has two goals: to catch the thief and to save his soul.

Writers: G.K. Chesterton, Thelma Schnee, Robert Hamer, Maurice Rapf | Director: Robert Hamer | Stars: Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Peter Finch, Cecil Parker

Votes: 735

9. Without You (2012 TV Mini-Series)

60 min | Drama, Mystery

6.4
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Stars: Anna Friel, Marc Warren, Barnaby Kay, Olivia Poulet

Votes: 242

10. Adventures in Appletown (2008 Video)

PG | 93 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

6.4
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Will and Clayton witness a murder, but out of fear decide not to tell anyone. They and their friend Betsy, whose father has been wrongfully accused of the crime, go on a journey to find the... See full summary »

Writer: Amanda Moresco | Director: Robert Moresco | Stars: Dylan Sprouse, Cole Sprouse, Victoria Justice, R.D. Call

Votes: 243

11. Compromising Positions (1985)

R | 99 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

5.9
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An ex-newspaper woman who is now a suburban housewife can't resist getting involved in an investigation of the murder of a philandering dentist who had been having affairs with several of her neighbors.

Writer: Susan Isaacs | Director: Frank Perry | Stars: Susan Sarandon, Raul Julia, Edward Herrmann, Judith Ivey

Votes: 775

12. Hue and Cry (1947)

82 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

7.0
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A gang of street boys foil a master crook who sends commands for robberies by cunningly altering a comic strip's wording each week, unknown to writer and printer. The first of the Ealing ... See full summary »

Writer: T.E.B. Clarke | Director: Charles Crichton | Stars: Alastair Sim, Frederick Piper, Harry Fowler, Vida Hope

Votes: 785

13. Clubhouse Detectives (1996)

PG | 85 min | Adventure, Family, Mystery

6.5
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A bunch of kids have to solve a murder

Writer: Eric Hendershot | Director: Eric Hendershot | Stars: Michael Ballam, Michael Galeota, Jimmy Galeota, Suzanne Barnes

Votes: 293

14. Mystery Woman: In the Shadows (2007 TV Movie)

82 min | Mystery

7.0
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Creator: Michael Sloan | Director: David S. Cass Sr. | Stars: Kellie Martin, Clarence Williams III, Nina Siemaszko, Casey Sander

Votes: 185

15. Star of Midnight (1935)

90 min | Romance, Comedy, Mystery

6.9
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A dancer disappears from a theather and then William Powell and society beauty Ginger Rogers solve the murder.

Writers: Howard J. Green, Anthony Veiller, Edward Kaufman, Arthur Somers Roche | Director: Stephen Roberts | Stars: William Powell, Ginger Rogers, Paul Kelly, Gene Lockhart

Votes: 645

16. By the Pricking of My Thumbs (2005)

105 min | Comedy, Mystery

6.1
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The Beresfords investigate mysterious deaths at an old people's home.

Writers: François Caviglioli, Agatha Christie, Nathalie Lafaurie, Pascal Thomas | Director: Pascal Thomas | Stars: Catherine Frot, André Dussollier, Geneviève Bujold, Laurent Terzieff

Votes: 846

17. White Lie (1991 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 93 min | Drama

6.7
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A New York official (Hines) avenges his Southern father's racial slaying with the assistance of a doctor (O'Toole) probing her past.

Writers: Samuel Charters, Nevin Schreiner | Director: Bill Condon | Stars: Gregory Hines, Annette O'Toole, Bill Nunn, Gregg Henry

Votes: 87

18. The Flintstone Comedy Show (1980– )

Not Rated | Animation, Comedy

6.4
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Fred and Barney have new positions as police officers, Wilma and Betty have jobs as newspaper reporters at The Bedrock Gazette with Captain Caveman. Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm are teenagers and ... See full summary »

Stars: Mel Blanc, Henry Corden, Michael Sheehan, Russi Taylor

Votes: 70

19. Murder on the Blackboard (1934)

71 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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A pretty young music teacher is bludgeoned to death in Hildegarde's school, where she's reunited with Oscar, but the autopsy report says she was dying from poison too.

Writers: Willis Goldbeck, Stuart Palmer | Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Edna May Oliver, James Gleason, Bruce Cabot, Gertrude Michael

Votes: 371

20. The Darklings (1999 TV Movie)

PG | 92 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

5.6
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A bed-ridden teen believes he has witnessed the murder of a neighbor by another neighbor. He then recruits friends to attempt to prove the death when no body is found.

Writers: Brendan Hood, Sean Hood | Director: Jeffrey Reiner | Stars: Suzanne Somers, Timothy Busfield, Ryan DeBoer, Meghan Ory

Votes: 225

21. Finding Kelly (2000)

PG | 88 min | Comedy, Family, Mystery

2.9
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Writers: Susanne Santoro Whayne, Monty Mickelson | Director: Lynn Hamrick | Stars: Keith Allison, Christopher Allport, Jeannetta Arnette, Jameson Baltes

Votes: 181

22. The Whiz Kid and the Mystery at Riverton (1974 TV Movie)

60 min

6.3
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Writers: Herman Groves, Clifford B. Hicks | Director: Tom Leetch | Stars: Eric Shea, Clay O'Brien, Kim Richards, Edward Andrews

Votes: 33

23. Nancy Drew... Trouble Shooter (1939)

Approved | 68 min | Comedy, Mystery

6.8
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When a close friend of the Drew family is accused of murder in a rural community, Nancy, aided by boyfriend Ted, helps her lawyer father expose the real killers.

Writers: Kenneth Gamet, Mildred Wirt Benson | Director: William Clemens | Stars: Bonita Granville, Frankie Thomas, John Litel, Aldrich Bowker

Votes: 406

24. Who Killed Mary Whats'ername? (1971)

GP | 90 min | Crime, Mystery

7.0
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A prostitute is murdered on the streets of a tough, low-income neighborhood. A diabetic retired boxer who knew her is appalled by the lack of interest shown in the case by the police or ... See full summary »

Writer: John O'Toole | Director: Ernest Pintoff | Stars: Red Buttons, Sylvia Miles, Alice Playten, Conrad Bain

Votes: 69

25. The Whiz Kid and the Carnival Caper (1976 TV Movie)

120 min | Family, Mystery

7.2
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Writers: Herman Groves, Clifford B. Hicks, Tom Leetch | Director: Tom Leetch | Stars: Eric Shea, Clay O'Brien, Kim Richards, Richard Bakalyan

Votes: 33

26. The Great Gildersleeve (1955– )
Episode: Gildy, the Private Eye

30 min | Comedy

Gildy is jealous when a handsome police detective is assigned to find the burglar who broke into his friend's safe.

Star: Willard Waterman

27. The Dennis O'Keefe Show (1959–1960)
Episode: It's Only Money (1959)

Comedy

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When Sarge is questioned for passing a counterfeit note, Hal turns amateur criminologist and investigates his new neighbors, convinced that they must be printing fake money.

Writers: Bob Fisher, Alan Lipscott, John Fenton Murray | Director: Abby Berlin | Stars: Dennis O'Keefe, Hope Emerson, Ricky Kelman, Eloise Hardt

28. Terra Nova (2011– )
Episode: Proof (2011)

TV-14 | 45 min | Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi

7.4
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Josh grudgingly admits to Boylan he must honor Mira's marker-calling when asked to steal a drug from mother's hospital. Skye's skepticism makes him demand proof first that Kara can be ... See full summary »

Creators: Kelly Marcel, Craig Silverstein | Director: Bryan Spicer | Stars: Jason O'Mara, Shelley Conn, Christine Adams, Allison Miller

Votes: 480

29. Agatha Christie's Marple (2004– )
Episode: The Secret of Chimneys (2010)

89 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.1
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An attempt to bring a famed stately home back to its former glory is marred when a visiting Austrian diplomat is shot to death decades after the disappearance of a priceless diamond.

Writers: Agatha Christie, Paul Rutman | Director: John Strickland | Stars: Julia McKenzie, Ian Weichardt, Laura O'Toole, Robert Dunbar

Votes: 470