What are the best murder mystery movies?

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    #1Memories of Murder

    Memories of Murder

    Memories of Murder is an action, crime, and drama movie directed by Bong Joon Ho in 2003 starring Song Kang Ho, Kim Sang Kyung, and Park Hae Il. It won film merits at the Chunsa Film Art Awards and Busan Film Critics Awards. 


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    Jennifer Andrews
    Written on June 6, 2018
    "I really loved this movie! I just recently discovered Korean tv shows and I have been hooked ever since, and my discovery of this film has got me totally stumped! If all Korean films are like this, I want more!"
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    Memento is a 2000 psychological thriller about Leonard Shelby (Guy Pearce), a man with anterograde amnesia caused by head trauma. Shelby is trying to solve the mystery of his wife's murder by following clues from photos and tattoos on his own body.


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    Jean Moreno
    Written on June 6, 2018
    "Man this movie is old! That aside, I really enjoyed the story and the characters. The old school setting even grew on me and I really liked it by the end. You should watch this!"
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    #3Seven (Se7en)

    Seven (Se7en)

    Seven (Se7en) is a 1995 crime thriller film directed by David Fincher and stars Brad Pitt and Morgan Freeman. Detectives William Somerset (Freeman) and David Mills (Pitt) hunt a killer who uses the 7 deadly sins as a motif to commit a series of grisly murders


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    Mark Hart
    Written on June 6, 2018
    "This is one of those old-school murder mystery movies that is still surprisingly good even today. A definite must-see if you love the genre!"
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    #4Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

    Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

    Murder on the Orient Express is the 2017 movie adaptation of Agatha Christie's famous Hercule Poirot mystery novel. With a murder on board the train, Poirot is determined to solve the crime and find the killer among the other 13 passengers.


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    Joy Zhu
    Written on June 6, 2018
    "I am a big fan of the Agatha Christie novels and I was so excited to see the movie version. The all-star cast was totally amazing and even if I pretty much already knew what would happen, I loved every minute of the film!"
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    Zodiac is an American criminal mystery film starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Ruffalo, and Robert Downey Jr. It was directed by David Fincher and was written for the screen by James Vanderbilt. The film premiered on February 28, 2007.


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    Hannah Howell
    Written on June 6, 2018
    "A movie about the Zodiac killer. It's so great! I've watched this like 5 times already and it is still as thrilling as the first time! The all-star cast helps too haha!"
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    #6Shutter Island

    Shutter Island

    Shutter Island is a crime thriller film directed by Martin Scorsese released in 2010. Leonardo di Caprio stars as U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels who investigates the disappearance of a patient in an asylum for the criminally insane that quickly turns nightmarish.  


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    Lori Burns
    Written on June 6, 2018
    "Leo should have won Best Actor here! A genuine mind-boggling movie that is thrilling and exciting the whole time."
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    #7The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

    The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

    The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is a 2011 crime mystery movie starring Daniel Craig and Rooney Mara. A journalist is aided in his search for a woman who has been missing for forty years by Lisbeth Salander, a young computer hacker.


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    Eric Jiang
    Written on June 6, 2018
    "There was a lot of hype over this film but I didnt really join the bandwagon til later. It was surprisingly good and I even read the novels to get more of the story. "
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    #8The Silence of the Lambs

    The Silence of the Lambs

    The Silence of the Lambs is a crime, drama, and thriller movie directed by Jonathan Demme and launched on February 14, 1991. Starring Jodie Foster and Anthony Hopkins, the plot follows the story of a psychopath Buffalo Bill.


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    Tammy Weber
    Written on June 6, 2018
    "Silence of the Lambs - can you say creepy? I didn't like this movie at first since I don't like movies like this but my boyfriend is a fan so I watched the whole set with him. In the end, I became a fan!"


Best What are the best murder mystery movies
1Memories of MurderMovies 13 Paid
2MementoMovies 10 Paid
3Seven (Se7en)Movies 8 Paid
4Murder on the Orient Express (2017)Movies 8 Paid
5ZodiacMovies 5 Paid
6Shutter IslandMovies 4 Paid
7The Girl with the Dragon TattooMovies 1 Paid
8The Silence of the LambsMovies 1 Paid

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