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1. Grantchester (2014– )

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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A Cambridgeshire clergyman 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: 6,059

2. Frantic (1988)

R | 120 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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66 Metascore

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.

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

Votes: 42,080 | Gross: $17.64M

3. Sacrifice (II) (2016)

Not Rated | 91 min | Crime, Horror, Mystery

5.3
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23 Metascore

Sacrifice is the story of consultant surgeon, Tora Hamilton, who moves with her husband, Duncan, to the remote Shetland Islands, 100 miles off the north-east coast of Scotland. Deep in the ... See full summary »

Director: Peter A. Dowling | Stars: Radha Mitchell, Rupert Graves, Ian McElhinney, David Robb

Votes: 3,137

4. Ghostwriter (1992–1995)

TV-Y7 | Family, Fantasy, Mystery

8.0
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A group of teenagers solve local crimes, capers and mysteries in town, with the help of their invisible friend.

Stars: David López, Blaze Berdahl, Todd Alexander, Marcella Lowery

Votes: 1,929

5. The Lady Vanishes (1938)

Not Rated | 96 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.9
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While traveling in continental Europe, a rich young playgirl realizes that an elderly lady seems to have disappeared from the train.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock | Stars: Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas, May Whitty

Votes: 39,145

6. Who's Harry Crumb? (1989)

PG-13 | 94 min | Comedy, Mystery

5.8
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Harry Crumb is a bumbling and inept private investigator who is hired to solve the kidnapping of a young heiress which he's not expected to solve because his employer is the mastermind behind the kidnapping.

Director: Paul Flaherty | Stars: John Candy, Jeffrey Jones, Annie Potts, Tim Thomerson

Votes: 13,499 | Gross: $10.98M

7. Aurora Teagarden Mystery: A Bone to Pick (2015 TV Movie)

TV-G | 84 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.7
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When Aurora, or Roe, Teagarden's acquaintance from the hobby group, "Real Murders", dies, Roe is bequeathed a big old house and a small fortune. Roe soon discovers that her generous ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Wood | Stars: Candace Cameron Bure, Lexa Doig, Marilu Henner, Bruce Dawson

Votes: 950

8. 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.

Director: Brian Percival | Stars: Billie Piper, Matt Smith, Sian Thomas, Kay Lyon

Votes: 573

9. Garage Sale Mystery (2013 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 120 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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Jennifer Shannon can always find a diamond in the rough, when it comes to garage sales, that is. Whether it's a new antique to sell at her consignment shop, an Atari game for her son or a ... See full summary »

Director: Peter DeLuise | Stars: Lori Loughlin, Rick Ravanello, Andrew Dunbar, Sara Canning

Votes: 864

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

94 min | Adventure, Crime, Drama

6.5
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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.

Director: John Alexander | Stars: Jared Harris, Doña Croll, David Harewood, JJ Feild

Votes: 786

11. The Mystery Files of Shelby Woo (1996–1999)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Crime, Family, Mystery

7.5
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The adventures of an aspiring detective girl who solves crime in her spare time.

Stars: Irene Ng, Pat Morita, Adam Busch, Preslaysa Edwards

Votes: 420

12. The Detective (1954)

Approved | 91 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.9
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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.

Director: Robert Hamer | Stars: Alec Guinness, Joan Greenwood, Peter Finch, Cecil Parker

Votes: 860

13. The Flintstone Comedy Show (1980– )

Not Rated | 10 min | Animation, Comedy

6.7
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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: 123

14. Garage Sale Mystery: The Novel Murders (2016 TV Movie)

84 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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Antiques expert Jennifer Shannon thinks two clues found at the scene of a murder are really clues from a mystery novel.

Director: Norma Bailey | Stars: Lori Loughlin, Sarah Strange, Steve Bacic, Eva Bourne

Votes: 506

15. 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.

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

Votes: 843 | Gross: $12.53M

16. Black Widow (2008 TV Movie)

85 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

5.1
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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.

Director: Armand Mastroianni | Stars: Elizabeth Berkley, Alicia Coppola, Adriana DeMeo, Randall Batinkoff

Votes: 498

17. Adventures in Appletown (2008 Video)

PG | 93 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

6.7
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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 »

Director: Bobby Moresco | Stars: Dylan Sprouse, Cole Sprouse, Victoria Justice, R.D. Call

Votes: 258

18. Hue and Cry (1947)

82 min | Adventure, Comedy, Crime

6.9
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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 »

Director: Charles Crichton | Stars: Alastair Sim, Frederick Piper, Harry Fowler, Vida Hope

Votes: 1,057

19. Clubhouse Detectives (1996)

PG | 85 min | Adventure, Family, Mystery

6.6
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A bunch of kids have to solve a murder

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

Votes: 338

20. Without You (2012– )

60 min | Drama, Mystery

6.4
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Ellie's beloved husband is killed in a car accident. A woman was in the car with him and killed too. Who was she? Was he having an affair? Was it an accident?

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

Votes: 296

21. Star of Midnight (1935)

Approved | 90 min | Romance, Comedy, Mystery

6.7
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When a dancer disappears from a theater, her former lover asks lawyer Clay Dalzell to investigate, leading him on a trail of murder and deception.

Director: Stephen Roberts | Stars: William Powell, Ginger Rogers, Paul Kelly, Gene Lockhart

Votes: 915

22. Mon petit doigt m'a dit... (2005)

105 min | Comedy, Mystery

5.9
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The Beresfords investigate mysterious deaths at an old people's home.

Director: Pascal Thomas | Stars: Catherine Frot, André Dussollier, Geneviève Bujold, Laurent Terzieff

Votes: 989

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

82 min | Mystery

7.3
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While searching for a KGB double agent who was about to be exposed by another Russian spy-turned-successful author, mystery bookstore owner Samantha Kinsey and her secretive friend and ... See full summary »

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

Votes: 295

24. The Darklings (1999 TV Movie)

PG | 92 min | Crime, Drama, Horror

5.7
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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.

Director: Jeffrey Reiner | Stars: Suzanne Somers, Timothy Busfield, Ryan DeBoer, Meghan Ory

Votes: 241

25. Shubho Mahurat (2003)

150 min | Crime, Mystery

7.4
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An actress mysteriously dies after the "Shubho Mahurat," a celebration of the first shot of the film. A journalist and her perceptive aunt investigate.

Director: Rituparno Ghosh | Stars: Sharmila Tagore, Nandita Das, Kalyani Mandal, Moumita Gupta

Votes: 325

26. The Penguin Pool Murder (1932)

Passed | 70 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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Shady stockbroker and abusive husband Gerald Parker is found dead in the penguin pool of a NYC aquarium after being knocked cold by his wife's boyfriend.

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Edna May Oliver, Robert Armstrong, James Gleason, Mae Clarke

Votes: 709

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

GP | 90 min | Crime, Mystery

7.1
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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 »

Director: Ernest Pintoff | Stars: Red Buttons, Sylvia Miles, Alice Playten, Conrad Bain

Votes: 83

28. White Lie (1991 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 93 min | Drama

6.8
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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.

Director: Bill Condon | Stars: Gregory Hines, Annette O'Toole, Bill Nunn, Gregg Henry

Votes: 94

29. 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.

Director: George Archainbaud | Stars: Edna May Oliver, James Gleason, Bruce Cabot, Gertrude Michael

Votes: 416

30. Finding Kelly (2000)

PG | 88 min | Comedy, Family, Mystery

2.9
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Two teenage detectives, who started off finding lost kittens, begin searching for a missing high-school senior.

Director: Lynn Hamrick | Stars: Keith Allison, Christopher Allport, Jeannetta Arnette, Jameson Baltes

Votes: 190

31. Murder on a Bridle Path (1936)

Approved | 66 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

6.2
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After Hildegarde proves that the accidental riding death on a Central Park bridle path is really murder, she's faced with a plethora of red herrings and a real killer.

Directors: William Hamilton, Edward Killy | Stars: James Gleason, Helen Broderick, Louise Latimer, Owen Davis Jr.

Votes: 260

32. 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.

Director: William Clemens | Stars: Bonita Granville, Frankie Thomas, John Litel, Aldrich Bowker

Votes: 434

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

60 min

6.6
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Add a Plot

Director: Tom Leetch | Stars: Eric Shea, Clay O'Brien, Kim Richards, Edward Andrews

Votes: 37

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

120 min | Family, Mystery

7.0
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Daffy Fernald loses her brother's toy rocket when it flies into a storm drain. She knows Alvin will be upset if he finds out, so she climbs into the dark tunnel to search for it. She spots ... See full summary »

Director: Tom Leetch | Stars: Eric Shea, Clay O'Brien, Kim Richards, Richard Bakalyan

Votes: 34

35. Die Suche nach dem wunderbunten Vögelchen (1964)

66 min | Adventure, Fantasy

7.5
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A bird that is the mascot of a children's home is stolen. The children help the police to find it.

Director: Rolf Losansky | Stars: Willi Schrade, Ernst-Georg Schwill, Benno Mieth, Ulrich Mende

Votes: 11

36. Käuzchenkuhle (1969)

79 min | Adventure, Crime, Family

7.5
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Three teen amateur sleuths help the police to solve a case in which the grandfather of one of them is involved.

Director: Walter Beck | Stars: Martin Flörchinger, Dieter Wien, Manfred Krug, Regina Beyer

Votes: 18

37. Küken für Kairo (1985)

85 min | Adventure, Drama, Family

6.3
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Two pilots fly newly hatched chickens from Germany to Egypt. One of the chickens causes a stir.

Director: Arend Agthe | Stars: Leo Agthe, Michael Alexander, Hans Beerhenke, Gottfried Breitfuss

Votes: 16

38. The Great Gildersleeve (1954– )
Episode: Gildy, the Private Eye (1955)

30 min | Comedy

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

Star: Willard Waterman

39. 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.

Director: Abby Berlin | Stars: Dennis O'Keefe, Hope Emerson, Ricky Kelman, Eloise Hardt

40. 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 »

Director: Bryan Spicer | Stars: Jason O'Mara, Shelley Conn, Christine Adams, Allison Miller

Votes: 583

41. Armchair Detectives (2017– )
Episode: Watercolour Crime (2017)

44 min | Crime, Drama, Game-Show

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In the first edition of the genre-busting game show three amateur sleuths watch as police in the fictional town of Mortcliff investigate the murder of a local artist. Hosted by Susan Calman.

Directors: Rob Brown, Julian Smith | Stars: Susan Calman, Stephen Billington, Roger Jean Nsengiyumva, Sarah Baxendale