Movies and TV Shows about murder mystery

The Nun
  • The Nun (2018)
  • Horror, Thriller, Mystery,
  • When a young nun at a cloistered abbey in Romania takes her own life, a priest with a haunted past and a novitiate on the threshold of her final vows are sent by the Vatican to investigate. Together they uncover the order’s unholy secret. Risking not only their lives but their faith and their very souls, they confront a malevolent force in the form of the same demonic nun that first terrorized audiences in “The Conjuring 2,” as the abbey becomes a horrific battleground between the living and the damned.
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The Nun
Twin Peaks
  • Twin Peaks (1990)
  • Drama, Mystery,
  • The body of Laura Palmer is washed up on a beach near the small Washington state town of Twin Peaks. FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper is called in to investigate her strange demise only to uncover a web of mystery that ultimately leads him deep into the heart of the surrounding woodland and his very own soul.
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Twin Peaks
Sherlock
  • Sherlock (2010)
  • Drama, Mystery,
  • A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.
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Sherlock
How to Get Away with Murder
  • How to Get Away with Murder (2014)
  • Drama, Mystery,
  • A sexy, suspense-driven legal thriller about a group of ambitious law students and their brilliant, mysterious criminal defense professor. They become entangled in a murder plot and will shake the entire university and change the course of their lives.
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How to Get Away with Murder
The Loft
  • The Loft (2014)
  • Thriller,
  • For five men, the opportunity to share a penthouse in the city -- in which to carry on extramarital affairs -- is a dream come true, until the dead body of an unknown woman turns up. Realizing that her killer must be one of their group, the men are gripped by paranoia as each one suspects another. Friendships are tested, loyalties are questioned, and marriages crumble while fear and suspicion run rampant.
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The Loft
The Killing
  • The Killing (2011)
  • Drama,
  • The Killing is an American crime drama television series based upon the Danish television series Forbrydelsen. Set in Seattle, Washington, the series follows the various murder investigations by homicide detectives Sarah Linden and Stephen Holder.
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The Killing
Big Little Lies
  • Big Little Lies (2017)
  • Drama, Comedy,
  • Subversive, darkly comedic drama Big Little Lies tells the tale of three mothers of first graders whose apparently perfect lives unravel to the point of murder.
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Big Little Lies
Broadchurch
  • Broadchurch (2013)
  • Drama, Mystery,
  • The murder of a young boy in a small coastal town brings a media frenzy, which threatens to tear the community apart.
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Broadchurch
And Then There Were None
  • And Then There Were None (2015)
  • Drama, Mystery,
  • Ten strangers, drawn away from their normal lives to an isolated rock off the Devon coast. But as the mismatched group waits for the arrival of the hosts -- the improbably named Mr. and Mrs. U.N. Owen -- the weather sours and they find themselves cut off from civilization. Very soon, the guests, each struggling with their conscience, will start to die -- one by one, according to the rules of the nursery rhyme 'Ten Little Soldier Boys' -- a rhyme that hangs in every room of the house and ends with the most terrifying words of all: '... and then there were none.
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And Then There Were None
Secrets and Lies
  • Secrets and Lies (2015)
  • Drama,
  • Ben Crawford is about to go from Good Samaritan to murder suspect, after he discovers the body of his neighbor's young son in the woods. As Detective Andrea Cornell digs for the truth, the secrets and lies of this town come to the surface and no one is above suspicion.
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Secrets and Lies
Cardinal
  • Cardinal (2017)
  • Drama,
  • Detective John Cardinal attempts to uncover the mystery of what happened to the missing 13-year-old girl whose body is discovered in the shaft-head of an abandoned mine. At the same time, he comes under investigation by his new partner, Lise Delorme, a tough investigator in her own right.
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Cardinal
The Doctor Blake Mysteries
  • The Doctor Blake Mysteries (2013)
  • Drama, Mystery,
  • Dr Lucien Blake left Ballarat as a young man. But now he finds himself returning to take over not only his dead father's medical practice, but also his on-call role as the town's police surgeon, only to find change is afoot, nothing is sacred, and no one is safe.
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The Doctor Blake Mysteries
Murder on the Orient Express
  • Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
  • Drama, Thriller, Mystery,
  • In 1935, when his train is stopped by deep snow, detective Hercule Poirot is called on to solve a murder that occurred in his car the night before.
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Murder on the Orient Express
Twixt
  • Twixt (2011)
  • Horror, Thriller,
  • A writer with a declining career arrives in a small town as part of his book tour and gets caught up in a murder mystery involving a young girl. That night in a dream, he is approached by a mysterious young ghost named V. He's unsure of her connection to the murder in the town, but is grateful for the story being handed to him. Ultimately he is led to the truth of the story, surprised to find that the ending has more to do with his own life than he could ever have anticipated.
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Twixt
And Then There Were None
  • And Then There Were None (1)
  • Drama, Mystery,
  • Ten strangers, drawn away from their normal lives to an isolated rock off the Devon coast. But as the mismatched group waits for the arrival of the hosts – the improbably named Mr and Mrs U.N. Owen – the weather sours and they find themselves cut off from civilisation. Very soon, the guests, each struggling with their conscience, will start to die – one by one, according to the rules of the nursery rhyme ‘Ten Little Soldier Boys’ - a rhyme that hangs in every room of the house and ends with the most terrifying words of all: "…and then there were none."
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And Then There Were None
Murder Ahoy
  • Murder Ahoy (1964)
  • Drama, Comedy, Thriller, Crime, Mystery,
  • During an annual board of trustees meeting, one of the trustees dies. Miss Marple thinks he’s been poisoned after finding a chemical on him. She sets off to investigate at the ship where he had just come from. The fourth and final film from the Miss Marple series starring Margaret Rutherford as the quirky amateur detective.
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Murder Ahoy
Gracepoint
  • Gracepoint (2014)
  • Drama, Mystery,
  • When a young boy is found dead on an idyllic beach, a major police investigation gets underway in the small California seaside town where the tragedy occurred. Soon deemed a homicide, the case sparks a media frenzy, which throws the boy's family into further turmoil and upends the lives of all of the town's residents.
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Gracepoint
The Village: Achiara's Secret
  • The Village: Achiara's Secret (2015)
  • Mystery,
  • Achiara is a quiet, peaceful village with hardly any crime. But on her first day of school there, English language instructor Kim So-yoon discovers a buried corpse. As the townspeople speculate on the identity of the dead person and the reason she was killed, So-yoon and policeman Park Woo-jae become determined to solve the mystery.
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The Village: Achiara's Secret
Death Comes to Pemberley
  • Death Comes to Pemberley (2013)
  • Drama, Mystery,
  • Adaptation of PD James's bestselling homage to Pride and Prejudice. Elizabeth and Darcy, now six years married, are preparing for their annual ball when festivities are brought to an abrupt halt.
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Death Comes to Pemberley
This Gun for Hire
  • This Gun for Hire (1942)
  • Drama, Thriller, Crime, Mystery,
  • Hit man, Raven, is double crossed by nightclub owner Willard Gates who acts as a middleman for a traitorous industrialist, the president of Nitro Chemical, Alvin Brewster. Travelling to Los Angeles to kill his his betrayers, Raven meets up with Ellen Graham a nightclub magician and singer who has just landed a job with Gates. Ellen's fiancée, policeman Lt. Michael Crane is on the trail of Raven.
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This Gun for Hire
What Remains
  • What Remains (2013)
  • Drama, Mystery,
  • When the decomposed body of Melissa Young is found by a couple in their new flat, Detective Len Harper is determined to discover what happened to her and why nobody noticed she was missing.
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What Remains
Death Comes to Pemberley
  • Death Comes to Pemberley (2013)
  • Drama, Mystery, Romance,
  • Elizabeth and Darcy, now six years married and with two young sons, are preparing for the lavish annual ball at their magnificent Pemberley home. The unannounced arrival of Elizabeths wayward sister Lydia, however, brings an abrupt and shocking halt to proceedings when she stumbles out of her chaise screaming that her husband Wickham has been murdered. Darcy leads a search party out to the woodlands, and when they discover the blood-smeared corpse, not of Wickham, but his traveling companion, suspicion is at once aroused. The dramatic and unnerving events of the evening have shattered the peace, both of the Darcys and of Pemberley, and as the family becomes caught up in the ensuing murder investigation, a mysterious web of secrets and deceit will threaten all that the Darcys hold dear.
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Death Comes to Pemberley
Glue
  • Glue (2014)
  • Drama, Mystery,
  • In Overton, a remote little village in the English countryside, the townsfolk have two interests which are farming and racehorses. Life there seems simple but the village teens resort to playing chicken over razor-sharp blades spinning atop farm silos and other dangerous games to kill their boredom. Then, quite suddenly, life in Overton becomes a lot less boring. Another, much more literal type of killing is revealed when someone finds the body of a local teen under the wheels of a tractor. Now a murder investigation will bring to light all those secrets this close-knit community has been hiding, and life in Overton will never be the same.
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Glue
Dead Man's Folly
  • Dead Man's Folly (1986)
  • Drama, Thriller, Crime, Mystery,
  • During a murder hunt game at a country house, to which Hercule Poirot is invited as an "expert", a real murder occurs.
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Dead Man's Folly
Who Killed Who?
  • Who Killed Who? (1943)
  • Animation, Comedy,
  • A murder has occurred at Gruesome Gables, and the dog detective trying to find the killer was has to deal with some suspicious suspects and a haunted house.
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Who Killed Who?
The Alphabet Murders
  • The Alphabet Murders (1965)
  • Comedy, Crime, Mystery,
  • The Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates a series of murders in London in which the victims are killed according to their initials.
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The Alphabet Murders
Ten Little Roosters
  • Ten Little Roosters (2014)
  • Comedy, Mystery,
  • Ten people are stuck in the Rooster Teeth office with a murderer. All ten people have done something terrible and must pay for there actions. Who will die? Who will survive?
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Ten Little Roosters
Reunion
  • Reunion (2005)
  • Drama,
  • Reunion is an American television series that aired on FOX in late 2005. The series was intended to chronicle 20 years in the lives of a group of six high school friends from Bedford, New York, with each episode following one year in the lives of the six, beginning with their high school graduation year 1986. Each episode also featured scenes in the present where Detective Marjorino is investigating the brutal murder of one of the group during the night of their 20-year class reunion in 2006. The identity of the murder victim was not revealed until the fifth episode, "1990". Due to low ratings, the series was canceled after only nine episodes, and the identity of the killer remained unrevealed in the aired episodes.
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Reunion
Masked Avengers
  • Masked Avengers (1981)
  • Action, Foreign,
  • Philip Kwok plays a repentant killer who vows to destroy the masked gang of which he was a member. A young fighter and his martial arts brothers come to the town to catch the killers, but one of them is not to be trusted!
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Masked Avengers
Winter
  • Winter (2015)
  • Drama,
  • After the success of 2014’s TV movie The Killing Field, Rebecca Gibney returns to the screen as Detective Sergeant Eve Winter in Seven’s new series Winter. Peter O’Brien will reprise his role as Detective Inspector Lachlan McKenzie. The series will premiere Wednesday 4 February 2015 @ 9.00pm and as it begins Eve Winter and her task force must solve the chilling murder of 23-year old mother Karly at a hauntingly beautiful fishing town south of Sydney.
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Winter
The Alice
  • The Alice (2005)
  • Drama,
  • The Alice was an Australian drama television series created by Justin Monjo and Robyn Sinclair. It was set in the central outback city of Alice Springs. The program began as a successful TV movie, that later spun off a regular series. The series proved less popular and was cancelled by the Nine Network on 28 September 2005 after a sharp decline in its ratings. The entire series and original TV movie have since been released on DVD.
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The Alice
Miss Marple: The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side
  • Miss Marple: The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side (1992)
  • Drama, Crime,
  • A town busybody is poisoned at a busy reception in the home of famous film star Marina Gregg. The poisoned drink seemed intended for Marina, but Miss Marple is not so sure. She sets out to discover the true identity of the killer before he or she can strike again.
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Miss Marple: The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side
Pencil
  • Pencil (2016)
  • Thriller, Crime, Romance,
  • Two school students find their classmate murdered in their classroom and decide to track down the killer.
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Pencil
Crushed
  • Crushed (2015)
  • Thriller, Mystery,
  • After her father dies in an eerie accident at the family's winery, Ellia returns home from the big city to tend to the remaining members of her disaffected family. The death is eventually ruled a homicide, with Ellia’s mother emerging as the prime suspect. Ellia takes matters into her own hands, compelled to discover the true story behind her father’s death. But the family and small-town secrets that emerge are more than she bargained for. Australia’s stunning wine country is the backdrop for this thrilling murder mystery from Director Megan Riakos.
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Crushed
Out of the Blue
  • Out of the Blue (2008)
  • Drama, Soap,
  • Out of the Blue is an Australian serial drama commissioned by the BBC, produced by Australia's Southern Star Entertainment. It began screening on BBC One on weekday afternoons on 28 April 2008. The programme attracted lower than desired ratings figures, prompting the broadcaster to shift it to its second channel BBC Two from 19 May 2008. The BBC eventually decided not to commission a second series, and the final episode aired on 29 January 2009. The rights to show the first series in Australia were purchased by Network Ten, while in the UK, Channel 5 has picked up the repeat rights to Out of the Blue, and began airing all 130 episodes on digital sister channel Fiver in February 2009.
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Out of the Blue
The Murder Game
  • The Murder Game (2003)
  • Mystery, Reality,
  • The Murder Game was a British reality television series that aired on BBC One from March through May 2003. The show was based on the American FOX television show Murder in Small Town X. Though classified as a reality television series, it was more accurately a hybrid of reality TV, game show, and mystery drama. The series was narrated by Rupert Smith. Although there was no host in the traditional sense the Chief, Bob Taylor, acted as a sort of host for the show.
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The Murder Game
Dice
  • Dice (2001)
  • Drama,
  • A dark, investigative exploration of the obsessive gambling psyche.
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Dice
The Leopard Lady
  • The Leopard Lady (1928)
  • Drama, Crime, Mystery,
  • Jacqueline Logan stars as Paula, a beautiful and fearless circus leopard trainer. Working hand-in-glove with the police, Paula joins a circus where several murders have occurred. Among the suspects is gorilla trainer Caesar (Alan Hale Sr.). (NY Times)
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The Leopard Lady
The Spoils Before Dying
  • The Spoils Before Dying (2015)
  • Comedy,
  • Fictional author-filmmaker, Eric Jonrosh, adapts his epic tale of a pianist-turned-detective investigating a murder in the 1950s underground jazz scene.
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The Spoils Before Dying
The Nun
  • The Nun (2018)
  • Horror, Thriller, Mystery,
  • Im Mittelpunkt steht der fiese Nonnen-Dämon Valak. In den 50ern wird Father Burke auf dessen Spur angesetzt, als ihm seine Vorgesetzten im Vatikan den Auftrag erteilen, den mysteriösen Tod einer Ordensschwester zu untersuchen. Sie nahm sich in einem abgelegenen rumänischen Kloster das Leben. Burke, durch seine Vergangenheit tief traumatisiert, wird von der Novizin Irene begleitet, die bald ihr Ordensgelübde ablegen soll. Zusammen erforschen sie das schreckliche Geheimnis des Klosters...
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The Nun