Mystery Fiction: Film

Film in the Mystery Fiction genre. See also Mystery And Detective Films for an index of films with pages on this wiki.

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     1920 

     1930 
  • The Bat Whispers (1930)
  • The Maltese Falcon (1931)
  • The Phantom of Crestwood (1932)
  • The Kennel Murder Case (1933)
  • Mystery of the Wax Museum (1933)
  • Murder at the Vanities (1934)
  • The Thin Man (1934)
  • The Man Who Knew Too Much (1934)
  • The Mystery of Edwin Drood (1935)
  • The 39 Steps (1935)
  • Charlie Chan at the Opera (1936)
  • After the Thin Man (1936)
  • Satan Met a Lady (1936)
  • Night of Mystery (1937)
  • Mr. Wong, Detective (1938)
  • Mysterious Mr. Moto (1938)
  • Torchy Blane in Panama (1938)
  • It's a Wonderful World (1939)
  • Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase (1939)
  • Nick Carter - Master Detective (1939)
  • The Arsenal Stadium Mystery (1939)
  • The Saint Strikes Back (1939)
  • The Hound Of The Baskervilles (1939)
  • The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes 39 (1939)
  • Mystery of Mr. Wong (1939)

     1940 
  • Ellery Queen, Master Detective (1940)
  • Rebecca (1940)
  • The Gay Falcon (1941)
  • The Maltese Falcon (1941)
  • Shadow of the Thin Man (1941)
  • Eyes in the Night (1942)
  • The Falcon's Brother (1942)
  • The Falcon Takes Over (1942)
  • The Glass Key (1942)
  • Sherlock Holmes Faces Death (1942)
  • The Falcon in Danger (1943)
  • Whistling in Brooklyn (1943)
  • Gaslight (1944)
  • Laura (1944)
  • Murder, My Sweet (1944)
  • The Scarlet Claw (1944)
  • The Spider Woman (1944)
  • The Thin Man Goes Home (1944)
  • The Whistler (1944)
  • Johnny Angel (1945)
  • Cornered (1945)
  • And Then There Were None (1945)
  • Sherlock Holmes and the House of Fear (1945)
  • Lady on a Train (1945)
  • The Woman in Green (1945)
  • Pursuit to Algiers (1945)
  • Terror by Night (1946)
  • Dressed to Kill (1946)
  • The Big Sleep (1946)
  • Black Angel (1946)
  • The Blue Dahlia (1946)
  • The Dark Corner (1946)
  • So Dark the Night (1946)
  • Mysterious Intruder (1946)
  • Murder is My Business (1946)
  • Nocturne (1946)
  • The Brasher Doubloon (1947)
  • Crossfire (1947)
  • Dark Passage (1947)
  • Johnny O'Clock (1947)
  • Lured (1947)
  • My Favorite Brunette (1947)
  • Hard Boiled Mahoney (1947)
  • Lady in the Lake (1947)
  • Out of the Past (1947)
  • Song of the Thin Man (1947)
  • The Big Clock (1948)
  • The Lady from Shanghai (1948)
  • Rope (1948)
  • Manhandled (1949)
  • Too Late for Tears (1949)

     1950 

     1960 
  • Psycho (1960)
  • Scent of Mystery (1960)
  • Murder, She Said (1961)
  • Charade (1963)
  • The Girl Hunters (1963)
  • The Pink Panther (1963)
  • The List of Adrian Messenger (1963)
  • A Shot in the Dark (1964)
  • The Moon-Spinners (1964)
  • Murder Ahoy! (1964)
  • The Alphabet Murders (1965)
  • Murder Most Foul (1965)
  • Sylvia (1965)
  • Ten Little Indians (1965)
  • That Darn Cat! (1965)
  • The Third Day (1965)
  • Alphaville (1965)
  • Blowup (1966)
  • The Glass Bottom Boat (1966)
  • Caprice (1967)
  • Tony Rome (1967)
  • Gunn (1967)
  • Warning Shot (1967)
  • In the Heat of the Night (1967)
  • Lady In Cement (1968)
  • Madigan (1968)
  • The Detective (1968)
  • Bullitt (1968)
  • P.J. (1968)
  • Rogues' Gallery (1968)
  • Inspector Clouseau (1968)
  • Never a Dull Moment (1968)
  • The Big Bounce (1969)
  • Marlowe (1969)

     1970 
  • Darker Than Amber (1970)
  • The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970)
  • The Cat o' Nine Tails (1971)
  • Gumshoe (1971)
  • Klute (1971)
  • Pretty Maids All in a Row (1971)
  • Shaft (1971)
  • The Carey Treatment (1972)
  • Hickey & Boggs (1972)
  • Sleuth (1972)
  • Chandler (1972)
  • Frenzy (1972)
  • Pulp (1972)
  • The Last of Sheila (1973)
  • The Long Goodbye (1973)
  • Shamus (1973)
  • Black Eye (1974)
  • A Case of Rape (1974)
  • Man on a Swing (1974)
  • The Midnight Man (1974)
  • Chinatown (1974)
  • Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
  • The Conversation (1974)
  • ''The Taking of Pelham One Two Three (1974)
  • Farewell, My Lovely (1975)
  • Escape to Witch Mountain (1975)
  • Night Moves (1975)
  • The Legend of Lizzie Borden (1975)
  • One of Our Dinosaurs is Missing (1975)
  • The Return of the Pink Panther (1975)
  • Sheba, Baby (1975)
  • The Drowning Pool (1976)
  • The Lindbergh Kidnapping Case (1976)
  • Murder by Death (1976) — a parody of the genre
  • Family Plot (1976)
  • The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
  • The Seven Percent Solution (1976)
  • Two-Minute Warning (1976)
  • Black Sunday (1977)
  • The Late Show (1977)
  • The Domino Principle (1977)
  • Rollercoaster (1977)
  • The Big Fix (1978)
  • The Big Sleep (1978)
  • The Cheap Detective (1978)
  • Death on the Nile (1978)
  • Eyes of Laura Mars (1978)
  • Foul Play (1978)
  • Return From Witch Mountain (1978)
  • Revenge of the Pink Panther (1978)
  • Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? (1978)
  • The North Avenue Irregulars (1979)

     1980 
  • Cruising (1980)
  • Dressed to Kill (1980)
  • The Mirror Crack'd (1980)
  • The Watcher in the Woods (1980)
  • Body Heat (1981)
  • Blow Out (1981)
  • Cutter's Way (1981)
  • The Great Muppet Caper (1981)
  • True Confessions (1981)
  • Deathtrap (1982)
  • Evil Under the Sun (1982)
  • I, the Jury (1982)
  • Blade Runner (1982)
  • Trail of the Pink Panther (1982)
  • Hammett (1983)
  • Curse of the Pink Panther (1983)
  • Gorky Park (1983)
  • Against All Odds (1984), remake of Out of the Past (1947)
  • Body Double (1984)
  • Ordeal by Innocence (1984)
  • A Soldier's Story (1984)
  • Tightrope (1984)
  • Clue (1985)
  • Hollywood Harry (1985)
  • Jagged Edge (1985)
  • Manhunter (1986)
  • The Name of the Rose (1986)
  • Angel Heart (1987)
  • Black Widow (1987)
  • No Way Out (1987), remake of The Big Clock (1948)
  • The Rosary Murders (1987)
  • The Stepford Children (1987)
  • Tough Guys Don't Dance (1987)
  • Appointment with Death (1988)
  • The Dead Pool (1988)
  • Masquerade (1988)
  • Moving Target (1988)
  • The Presidio (1988)
  • Shakedown (1988)
  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
  • Sea of Love (1989)

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