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100+ Best Mystery Movies Ever Made (2020) Watch on Netflix

61. The Illusionist


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Director – Neil Burger
Cast – Paul Giamatti, Jessica Biel, Edward Norton
IMDB Rating – 7.6
Rotten Tomatoes – 73%
Release Date – 18 August 2006
Box Office – $87.8 million
Genre – Drama, Mystery, Romance
Awards – None
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60. Unbreakable


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Director – M. Night Shyamalan
Cast – Robin Wright Penn, Samuel L. Jackson, Bruce Willis
IMDB Rating – 7.3
Rotten Tomatoes – 70%
Release Date – November 22, 2000
Box Office – $248.1 million
Genre – Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards – None
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59. [Rec]


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Director – Jaume Balagueró, Paco Plaza
Cast – Pablo Rosso, Jorge-Yamam Serrano, Manuela Velasco, Ferrán Terraza, Vicente Gil
IMDB Rating – 7.4
Rotten Tomatoes – 88%
Release Date – 23 November 2007
Box Office – $32.5 million
Genre – Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards – None
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58. The Night of the Hunter


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Director – Charles Laughton
Cast – Shelley Winters, Lillian Gish, Robert Mitchum, Billy Chapin
IMDB Rating – 8
Rotten Tomatoes – 99%
Release Date – 1 January 1955
Box Office – $795,000
Genre – Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Awards – None
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57. Mulholland Dr.


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Director – David Lynch
Cast – Laura Elena Harring, Naomi Watts, Mark Pellegrino, Ann Miller, Justin Theroux
IMDB Rating – 8
Rotten Tomatoes – 83%
Release Date – 6 June 2001
Box Office – $20.1 million
Genre – Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards – None
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56. Lucky Number Slevin


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Director – Paul McGuigan
Cast – Stanley Tucci, Lucy Liu, Josh Hartnett, Josh Hartnett, Morgan Freeman
IMDB Rating – 7.7
Rotten Tomatoes – 51%
Release Date – 24 February 2006
Box Office – $56.3 million
Genre – Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards – None
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55. The Devil’s Advocate


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Director – Taylor Hackford
Cast – Charlize Theron, Keanu Reeves, Jeffrey Jones, Al Pacino, Judith Ivey
IMDB Rating – 7.5
Rotten Tomatoes – 67%
Release Date – 13 October 1997
Box Office – $153 million
Genre – Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards – None
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54. Mystic River


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Director – Clint Eastwood
Cast – Laurence Fishburne, Sean Penn, Kevin Bacon, Tim Robbins
IMDB Rating – 8
Rotten Tomatoes – 88%
Release Date – 3 October 2003
Box Office – $156.8 million
Genre – Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards – Won 2 Oscars
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53. Zodiac


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Director – David Fincher
Cast – Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo, Brian Cox, Jake Gyllenhaal, Anthony Edwards, Zach Grenier
IMDB Rating – 7.7
Rotten Tomatoes – 89%
Release Date – March 2, 2007
Box Office – $84.8 million
Genre – Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards – None
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52. Rosemary’s Baby


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Director – Roman Polanski
Cast – Ruth Gordon, Sidney Blackmer, John Cassavetes, Mia Farrow,
IMDB Rating – 8
Rotten Tomatoes – 99%
Release Date – 12 June 1968
Box Office – $33.4 million
Genre – Drama, Horror
Awards – Won 1 Oscar
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51. All the President’s Man


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Director – Alan J. Pakula
Cast – Dustin Hoffman, Hal Holbrook, Jack Warden, Robert Redford, Martin Balsam
IMDB Rating – 8
Rotten Tomatoes – 93%
Release Date – 4 April 1976
Box Office – $70.6 million
Genre – Biography, Drama, History
Awards – Won 4 Oscars
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50. Limitless


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Director – Neil Burger
Cast – Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper, Andrew Howard, Abbie Cornish
IMDB Rating – 7.4
Rotten Tomatoes – 69%
Release Date – March 18, 2011
Box Office – $161.8 million
Genre – Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards – None
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49. Source Code


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Director – Duncan Jones
Cast – Vera Farmiga, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan
IMDB Rating – 7.5
Rotten Tomatoes – 92%
Release Date – April 1, 2011
Box Office – $147.3 million
Genre – Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards – None
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48. The Secret in their Eyes


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Director – Juan José Campanella
Cast – Julia Roberts, Dean Norris, Nicole Kidman, Chiwetel Ejiofor
IMDB Rating – 8.2
Rotten Tomatoes – 91%
Release Date – 13 August 2009
Box Office – $34.9 million
Genre – Drama, Mystery, Romance
Awards – Won 1 Oscar
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47. Citizen Kane


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Director – Orson Welles
Cast – Ray Collins, Joseph Cotten, Orson Welles, Everett Sloane, Dorothy Comingore
IMDB Rating – 8.3
Rotten Tomatoes – 100%
Release Date – 1 May 1941
Box Office – $1.6 million
Genre – Drama, Mystery
Awards – Won 1 Oscar
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46. Sherlock Holmes Series


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Director – Guy Ritchie
Cast – Rachel McAdams, Jude Law, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Strong
IMDB Rating – 7.6
Rotten Tomatoes – 70%
Release Date – December 26, 2009
Box Office – $524 million
Genre – Action, Adventure, Crime
Awards – None
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45. Gone Baby Gone


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Director – Ben Affleck
Cast – Michelle Monaghan, Casey Affleck, John Ashton, Ed Harris, Morgan Freeman
IMDB Rating – 7.6
Rotten Tomatoes – 94%
Release Date – 19 September 2007
Box Office – $34.6 million
Genre – Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards – None
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44. The Shining


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Director – Stanley Kubrick
Cast – Scatman Crothers, Jack Nicholson, Danny Lloyd, Shelley Duvall
IMDB Rating – 8.4
Rotten Tomatoes – 86%
Release Date – 23 May 1980
Box Office – $44.4 million
Genre – Drama, Horror
Awards – None
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43. Laura


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Director – Otto Preminger
Cast – Dana Andrews, Gene Tierney, Vincent Price, Clifton Webb
IMDB Rating –8
Rotten Tomatoes – 100%
Release Date – 11 October 1944
Box Office – $2 million
Genre – Drama, Film-Noir, Mystery
Awards – Won 1 Oscar
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42. 2001: A Space Odyssey


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Director – Stanley Kubrick
Cast – Gary Lockwood, Keir Dullea
IMDB Rating – 8.3
Rotten Tomatoes – 93%
Release Date – 2 April 1968
Box Office – $138–193 million
Genre – Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards – Won 1 Oscar
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