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

21. Donnie Darko


best mystery movies
Director – Richard Kelly
Cast – Drew Barrymore, Mary McDonnell, Jena Malone, Jake Gyllenhaal, James Duval
IMDB Rating – 8
Rotten Tomatoes – 87%
Release Date – 19 January 2001
Box Office – Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Genre – None
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20. Harry Potter Series


best mystery movies
Director – Chris Columbus
Cast – Emma Watson, John Cleese, Richard Griffiths, Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Robbie Coltrane
IMDB Rating – 7.6
Rotten Tomatoes – 81%
Release Date – 16 November 2001
Box Office – $975.1 million
Genre – Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Awards – None
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19. Rear Window


best mystery movies
Director – Alfred Hitchcock
Cast – Thelma Ritter, James Stewart, Wendell Corey, Grace Kelly
IMDB Rating – 8.5
Rotten Tomatoes – 100%
Release Date – 1 August 1954
Box Office – $36.8 million
Genre – Mystery, Thriller
Awards – None
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18. Vertigo


best mystery movies
Director – Alfred Hitchcock
Cast – Kim Novak, Tom Helmore, James Stewart, Barbara Bel Geddes
IMDB Rating – 8.3
Rotten Tomatoes – 96%
Release Date – 9 May 1958
Box Office – $7.3 million
Genre – Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Awards – None
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17. Rebecca


best mystery movies
Director – Alfred Hitchcock
Cast – Joan Fontaine, Laurence Olivier
IMDB Rating – 8.1
Rotten Tomatoes – 100%
Release Date – 28 March 1940
Box Office – $6 million
Genre – Drama, Mystery, Romance
Awards – Won 2 Oscars
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16. North By Northwest


best mystery movies
Director – Alfred Hitchcock
Cast – James Mason, Eva Marie Saint, Cary Grant, Jessie Royce Landis
IMDB Rating – 8.3
Rotten Tomatoes – 99%
Release Date – 1 July 1959
Box Office – $9.8 million
Genre – Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Awards – None
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15. Identity


best mystery movies
Director – James Mangold
Cast – Amanda Peet, John Cusack, Alfred Molina, Ray Liotta
IMDB Rating – 7.3
Rotten Tomatoes – 62%
Release Date – 25 April 2003
Box Office – $90.2 million
Genre – Mystery, Thriller
Awards – None
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14. The Thing


best mystery movies
Director – John Carpenter
Cast – Kurt Russell
IMDB Rating – 8.1
Rotten Tomatoes – 84%
Release Date – June 25, 1982
Box Office – $19.6 million
Genre – Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards – None
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13. Twelve Monkeys


best mystery movies
Director – Terry Gilliam
Cast – Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt, Bruce Willis, Christopher Plummer
IMDB Rating – 8
Rotten Tomatoes – 89%
Release Date – 27 December 1995
Box Office – $168.8 million
Genre – Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Awards – None
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12. Shutter Island


best mystery movies
Director – Martin Scorsese
Cast – Mark Ruffalo, Leonardo DiCaprio, Michelle Williams, Emily Mortimer, Ben Kingsley
IMDB Rating – 8.1
Rotten Tomatoes – 68%
Release Date – February 19, 2010
Box Office – $294.8 million
Genre – Mystery, Thriller
Awards – None
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11. Planet of the Apes


best mystery movies
Director – Franklin J. Schaffner
Cast – Roddy McDowall, James Whitmore, Charlton Heston, Kim Hunter, James Daly
IMDB Rating – 8
Rotten Tomatoes – 88%
Release Date – 27 March 1968
Box Office – $33.4 million
Genre – Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards – None
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10. The Others


best mystery movies
Director – Alejandro Amenábar
Cast – Elaine Cassidy, Fionnula Flanagan, Christopher Eccleston, Nicole Kidman
IMDB Rating – 7.6
Rotten Tomatoes – 83%
Release Date – 2 August 2001
Box Office – $209.9 million
Genre – Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards – None
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9. Oldboy


best mystery movies
Director – Park Chan-wook
Cast – Kang Hye-jung, Choi Min-sik, Yoo Ji-tae
IMDB Rating – 8.4
Rotten Tomatoes – 81%
Release Date – 21 November 2003
Box Office – $15 million
Genre – Action, Drama, Mystery
Awards – None
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8. The Prestige


best mystery movies
Director – Christopher Nolan
Cast – Scarlett Johansson, Andy Serkis, Christian Bale, Michael Caine Hugh Jackman
IMDB Rating – 8.5
Rotten Tomatoes – 76%
Release Date – 17 October 2006
Box Office – $109.7 million
Genre – Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards – None
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7. Se7en


best mystery movies
Director – David Fincher
Cast – Gwyneth Paltrow, Brad Pitt, John C. McGinley, Morgan Freeman
IMDB Rating – 8.6
Rotten Tomatoes – 81%
Release Date – 15 September 1995
Box Office – $327.3 million
Genre – Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards – None
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6. The Usual Suspects


best mystery movies
Director – Bryan Singer
Cast – Pete Postlethwaite, Gabriel Byrne, Kevin Pollak, Stephen Baldwin, Chazz Palminteri
IMDB Rating – 8.6
Rotten Tomatoes – 89%
Release Date – 19 July 1995
Box Office – $34.4 million
Genre – Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Awards – Won 2 Oscars
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5. Saw


best mystery movies
Director – James Wan
Cast – Monica Potter, Cary Elwes, Leigh Whannell, Ken Leung, Tobin Bell, Danny Glover, Ken Leung
IMDB Rating – 7.6
Rotten Tomatoes – 49%
Release Date – 1 October 2004
Box Office – $103.9 million
Genre – Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards – None
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4. Psycho


best mystery movies
Director – Alfred Hitchcock
Cast – John Gavin, Anthony Perkins, Vera Miles, Janet Leigh, John McIntire, Martin Balsam
IMDB Rating – 8.5
Rotten Tomatoes – 96%
Release Date – 16 June 1960
Box Office – $50 million
Genre – Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Awards – None
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3. Memento


best mystery movies
Director – Christopher Nolan
Cast – Joe Pantoliano, Guy Pearce, Carrie-Anne Moss
IMDB Rating – 8.5
Rotten Tomatoes – 92%
Release Date – 5 September 2000
Box Office – $39.7 million
Genre – Mystery, Thriller
Awards – None
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2. Inception


best mystery movies
Director – Christopher Nolan
Cast –
IMDB Rating – 8.8
Rotten Tomatoes – 87%
Release Date – 16 July 2010
Box Office – $828.3 million
Genre – Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards – None
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1. The Sixth Sense


best mystery movies
Director – M. Night Shyamalan
Cast – Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette, Bruce Willis, Olivia Williams
IMDB Rating – 8.1
Rotten Tomatoes – 86%
Release Date – 2 August 1999
Box Office – $672.8 million
Genre – Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Awards – None
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