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1. A Walk Among the Tombstones (2014)

R | 114 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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57 Metascore

Private investigator Matthew Scudder is hired by a drug kingpin to find out who kidnapped and murdered his wife.

Director: Scott Frank | Stars: Liam Neeson, Dan Stevens, David Harbour, Boyd Holbrook

Votes: 95,543 | Gross: $25.98M

2. Broken Flowers (2005)

R | 106 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery

7.2
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79 Metascore

As the extremely withdrawn Don Johnston is dumped by his latest woman, he receives an anonymous letter from a former lover informing him that he has a son who may be looking for him. A freelance sleuth neighbor moves Don to embark on a cross-country search for his old flames in search of answers.

Director: Jim Jarmusch | Stars: Bill Murray, Jessica Lange, Sharon Stone, Julie Delpy

Votes: 86,325 | Gross: $13.74M

3. Murder by Death (1976)

PG | 94 min | Comedy, Mystery, Thriller

7.4
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Five famous literary detective characters and their sidekicks are invited to a bizarre mansion to solve an even stranger mystery.

Director: Robert Moore | Stars: Peter Falk, Alec Guinness, Peter Sellers, Eileen Brennan

Votes: 26,830

4. Shaft in Africa (1973)

R | 112 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

5.9
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P.I. John Shaft is recruited to go undercover to break up a modern slavery ring where young Africans are lured to Paris to do chain-gang work.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Richard Roundtree, Frank Finlay, Vonetta McGee, Neda Arneric

Votes: 2,000

5. Nancy Drew: Secret of the Old Clock (2005 Video Game)

E | Adventure, Mystery

8.1
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During the Great Depression, teen detective Nancy Drew visits the young woman who owns the Lilac Inn and investigates the mysterious occurrences going on there.

Director: Mike Paganini | Stars: Lani Minella, Dennis Regan, Sarah Papineau, Walayn Sharples

Votes: 37

6. Quantum Leap (1989–1993)
Episode: Another Mother - September 30, 1981 (1990)

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

8.2
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After leaping into a single mother, Sam must prevent the 15-year-old son of his host from disappearing. Al and Sam also find out that very young children can see them as they really are.

Director: Joseph L. Scanlan | Stars: Scott Bakula, Dean Stockwell, Michael Stoyanov, Olivia Burnette

Votes: 240

7. CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000–2015)
Episode: Frame by Frame (2013)

TV-14 | 44 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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The team gets a second crack at a reclusive millionaire who may have gotten away with murder 14 year earlier when a new dead body is found in his home.

Director: Alec Smight | Stars: Ted Danson, Elisabeth Shue, George Eads, Jorja Fox

Votes: 258

8. The Dick Powell Theatre (1961–1963)
Episode: Last of the Private Eyes (1963)

60 min | Comedy, Drama

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Kelly, a former cinema usher, wants to be a private eye; and he finds that life is just like the movies.

Director: Marc Daniels | Stars: Ronald Reagan, Robert Cummings, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, William Bendix

9. The Great Detectives (1999– )
Episode: The Simple Art of Philip Marlowe (1999)

49 min | Documentary

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Nigel Williams travels to California to explain the career of Raymond Chandler, the creator of the greatest hard-boiled detective, Philip Marlowe and his relationship with another famous ... See full summary »

Directors: Elizabeth Levy, Randall Wright | Stars: Nigel Williams, Ranger Rodriguez, Raymond Chandler, Ian Fleming