The Best Whodunit Movies of All Time

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Witness for the Prosecution

1957    Billy Wilder    Not Rated

Courtroom Drama    Drama    Mystery

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Sleuth

1972    Joseph L. Mankiewicz    Rated PG

Based-on-Theatre    Mystery    Psychological Thriller

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Clue

1985    Jonathan Lynn    Rated PG

Comedy    Comedy Thriller    Mystery

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Murder on the Orient Express

1974    Sidney Lumet    Rated PG

Detective Film    Ensemble Film    Mystery

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The Name of the Rose

1986    Jean-Jacques Annaud    Rated R

Detective Film    Gothic Film    Mystery

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Murder by Death

1976    Robert Moore    Rated PG

Mystery    Comedy    Parody/Spoof

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And Then There Were None

1945    René Clair    Not Rated

Ensemble Film    Mystery    Whodunit

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Gosford Park

2001    Robert Altman    Rated R

Comedy Drama    Comedy of Manners    Ensemble Film

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Deathtrap

1982    Sidney Lumet    Rated PG

Based-on-Theatre    Black Comedy    Comedy

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Death on the Nile

1978    John Guillermin    Rated PG

Detective Film    Ensemble Film    Mystery

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April Fool's Day

1986    Fred Walton    Rated R

Horror    Mystery    Slasher Film

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Green for Danger

1946    Sidney Gilliat    Not Rated

British Noir    Mystery    Police Detective Film

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13

Without a Clue

1988    Thom Eberhardt    Rated PG

Comedy    Comedy Thriller    Crime

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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

1939    Alfred L. Werker    Not Rated

Crime    Mystery    Thriller

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Fletch Lives

1989    Michael Ritchie    Rated PG

Comedy    Mystery    Action

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Identity

2003    James Mangold    Rated R

Psychological Thriller    Thriller    Whodunit

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The Gift

2000    Sam Raimi    Rated R

Crime    Crime Drama    Crime Thriller

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Rising Sun

1993    Philip Kaufman    Rated R

Buddy Film    Crime    Detective Film

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Evil Under the Sun

1982    Guy Hamilton    Rated PG

Detective Film    Ensemble Film    Mystery

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The Cat o' Nine Tails

1971    Dario Argento    Rated PG

Foreign Language Film    Giallo    Horror

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