Murder suspect movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant murder suspect movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, suspense and captivating films and TV shows about / with murder suspect, murder, crimes, police investigation, investigation, murder investigation, deadly, flashback, husband wife relationship and uncover truth plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Mystery genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as murder suspect: Summer of 84 (2018), The Invisible Guest (2016), How to Get Away with Murder (2014), Secrets and Lies (2015), Secrets & Lies (2014), Gone Girl (2014), Blackout (2012), Guilt (2016), Murder in Greenwich (2002), Castle (2009).

List of murder suspect movies

 6.7
 39K
Summer of 84 (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Summer is usually a time for fun and games, but some teens get much more danger than they bargained for after beginning to suspect their neighbor is a serial murderer.
Style: suspense, ambiguous ending, enigmatic, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: group of friends, murder, murder mystery, serial killer, child killer, murder suspect, basement, friendship, teenage boy, neighbor, child protagonist, surveillance ...
Time: year 1984, 80s
Place: oregon, usa
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The Invisible Guest (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 106 min.
Story: "The Invisible Guest” turns on a young businessman who wakes up in a hotel room locked from the inside with the dead body of his lover next to him. He hires a prestigious lawyer, and over one night they work together to clarify what happened ...
Style: surprise ending, suspense, psychological, psychotronic, tricky ...
Plot: uncover truth, interrogation, death, lie, false accusation, evidence, murder suspect, suspect, businessman, moral dilemma, lawyer, blackmail ...
Place: barcelona, spain
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How to Get Away with Murder (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: 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 ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic, bleak
Plot: murder, murder mystery, hotshot lawyer, legal, defense attorney, court case, law student, crimes, teachers and students, courtroom, manipulation, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, philadelphia
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Secrets and Lies (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Detective Andrea Cornell is a tough, thorough Homicide Detective who leaves no stone unturned. Her unwavering dedication to her job makes her the most formidable opponent - or a highly valuable ally.
Style: captivating, serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: police investigation, murder, family in crisis, investigation, protagonist as suspect, murder mystery, family problems, who done it, uncover truth, law enforcement, family relations, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
TV show
Story: This drama tells the real-life story of retired schoolteacher Christopher Jefferies who was initially questioned by police as a suspect in the murder of Jo Yeates who rented a flat from him. He was vilified by the press, partly on account of his ...
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: protagonist as suspect, murder suspect, media coverage, landlord, false accusation, murder, life is a bitch, dishonesty, crimes, police, lawyer, media satire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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Secrets & Lies (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A man who finds the body of a young boy quickly becomes the prime murder suspect, putting his life and his family at risk.
Style: serious, tense, realistic, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: murder, protagonist as suspect, police investigation, murder suspect, uncover truth, mystery, law enforcement, crimes, family problems, family in crisis, disorder, loss of child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: australia
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 8.1
 950K
Gone Girl (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.
Style: psychological, twists and turns, surprise ending, suspenseful, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: mystery, missing person, police investigation, murder mystery, missing wife, investigation, manipulation, femme fatale, disappearance, infidelity, adultery, manipulative woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, missouri, new york, manhattan new york city, st. louis missouri
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 6.4
 430
Blackout (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: A council man becomes increasingly disillusioned over the years, but a heroic act gets him approval and becomes a front-runner for the mayor-ship of Manchester while trying to keep his own secrets buried.
Style: psychological, tense, atmospheric, realistic, neo noir ...
Plot: obsession, redemption, intrigue, politics, murder suspect, family problems, hidden truth, alcohol abuse, addiction, crimes, dishonesty, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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 5.9
 3K
Guilt (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When Natalie’s sister Grace becomes the prime suspect in her roommate Molly’s murder and popular target for the press and in social media, Natalie leaves her life in Boston and heads to London to defend her. With the help of an ethically ...
Style: surprise ending, enigmatic, tense, suspense
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder, murder suspect, murder mystery, courtroom, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, sister sister relationship, jealousy, sex scene, sex scandal, rich and poor, lgbt, university ...
Place: london, britain
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Murder in Greenwich (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The story of Martha Moxley, 15 year old girl murdered in Greenwich in the 1970's, her murder going unsolved for 25 years.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, talky
Plot: amateur detective, murder, investigation, fighting the system, uncover truth, murder suspect, false accusation, who done it, police investigation, protagonist as suspect, police detective, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: usa, connecticut
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 8.2
 158K
Castle (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After a serial killer imitates the plots of his novels, successful mystery novelist Richard "Rick" Castle receives permission from the Mayor of New York City to tag along with an NYPD homicide investigation team for research purposes.
Style: witty, realistic, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: female detective, romancing partners, police detective, riddles and clues, homicide detective, police investigation, investigation, writers, crime investigation, murder, murder investigation, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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 5.6
 11K
Spinning Man (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Sweden, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A 'happily married' professor, known for having many affairs with students, becomes the prime suspect when a young woman is found murdered.
Style: captivating, bleak, twist ending, suspenseful, psychological ...
Plot: suspect, murder suspect, missing person, university professor, police detective, husband wife relationship, evidence, teenage girl, lawyer, crimes, character study, love affair ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Fugitive: The Chase Continues (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Fugitive is a remake of the 1963 TV series of the same name that aired for one season on CBS between October 6, 2000 and May 25, 2001. It stars Tim Daly as Dr. Richard Kimble, Mykelti Williamson as lieutenant Philip Gerard, and Stephen Lang as ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, manhunt, on the run, chase, murder, murder suspect, uncover truth, false accusation, protagonist as suspect, crimes, life is a bitch, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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 7.0
 3K
Rage (2016)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A man brutally murders a married couple and leaves the word “ikari” (“rage”) written with their blood. The killer undergoes plastic surgery and flees. At three different locations in Japan, a male stranger appears. People suspect that the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, disturbing, bleak
Plot: murderer, murder suspect, gay, murder, suspicion, mistaken identity, island, father daughter relationship, trust, single mother, gay relationship, desert island ...
Place: japan, tokyo, okinawa, okinawa japan
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Fugitive at 17 (2012)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Suspected of murdering her best friend, a teenage computer-hacker goes on the run to find the real killer.
Style: suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Plot: murder suspect, on the run, teenage girl, teenager, teenage hero, suspect, death of girlfriend, protagonist as suspect, runaway, computer cracker, murder investigation, fleeing ...
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 5.1
 545
Smoke Screen (2010)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sandra Brown’s “Smoke Screen” follows newswoman Britt Shelley (Jaime Pressly), who shockingly wakes up in bed next to the dead body of Detective Jay Burgess and is suspected of foul play. Five years prior, Jay’s lifelong friend Raley Gannon ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: journalism, politics, murder suspect, dishonesty, law enforcement, crimes, society, media, journalist, husband wife relationship, female reporter, female protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: southern usa
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Drew Peterson: Untouchable (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The story of Drew Peterson, who is charged with the death of his third wife after the mysterious disappearance of his fourth wife.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, rough
Plot: murder, missing person, police officer, crimes, couple relations, murder suspect, disappearance, funeral, husband wife relationship, couples, radio announcer, father ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois
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Sniper: Assassin's End (2020)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Special Ops sniper Brandon Beckett is set up as the primary suspect for the murder of a foreign dignitary on the eve of signing a high-profile trade agreement with the United States. Narrowly escaping death, Beckett realizes that there may be a dark ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, suspense, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sniper, cia agent, special agents, intelligence agency, manhunt, mercenary, murder suspect, father son relationship, gunslinger, killer, fight for justice, murder ...
Place: langley virginia
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Magical Nights (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Italy, 1990. On the night when Italy's national football team is eliminated from the World Cup by Argentina on penalty kicks, a well-known film producer is found dead in the Tiber River. The main suspects for the murder are three young aspiring ...
Style: captivating, tense, enigmatic, humorous, non-linear ...
Plot: murder mystery, film producer, murder, police investigation, friendship, police interrogation, murder suspect, ghost writer, society, rivalry, death, screenwriter ...
Time: year 1990, 90s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe
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Murder Me, Monster (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina, France, Chile
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Rural police officer Cruz investigates the bizarre case of a headless woman's body found in a remote region by the Andes Mountains. David, the husband of Cruz's lover Francisca, becomes the prime suspect and is sent to a local mental ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: mental institution, murder investigation, monster, violence, murder suspect, mountain, night, corpse, murder, nudity (full frontal - brief), teeth, morgue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: argentina
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 4.9
 1K
Often (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Ricky (Emraan Hashmi) is a leading fashion photographer, who carries his heart on his sleeve. He's an absolute womanizer. The film begins with Ricky getting a call from Sheena (Udita Goswami), who asks him to meet her in a gym. Once there, the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: murder, femme fatale, police investigation, love triangle, love affair, manipulation, infidelity, crimes, dishonesty, couples, romance, estate ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london, england
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Secrets in the Attic (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a teen girl and her mom inherit an old house, little do they know that a mysterious person is hiding in the attic – a teen boy who has been living there for months.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, disturbing, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: inheritance, teenage protagonist, teenager, teenage girl, teen romance, murder suspect, mother daughter relationship, secret, female protagonist, family home, secret love, homelessness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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 5.8
 585
West (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Pete & Jerry are cousins living in Sydney's Western Suburbs, where life consists of drinking, getting stoned, getting in fights and hanging out. But things change forever when Pete and Jerry both fall in love with the same girl.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychological, suspense
Plot: love triangle, secret, revenge, friendship, friendship between men, murder suspect, police investigation, drug use, betrayal, murder, flirting, teenage pregnancy ...
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 6.7
 100
Daddy's Girl (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: British television film starring Martin Kemp
Style: suspenseful, serious, enigmatic, suspense
Plot: police investigation, missing woman, missing person, teenage girl, childhood memory, murder suspect, father daughter relationship, 17 year old, mysterious disappearance, investigation, family secret, mystery ...
Time: 2000s
Place: england, london
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 7.6
 27K
Cold Case (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The Philadelphia homicide squad's lone female detective finds her calling when she is assigned cases that have never been solved. Detective Lilly Rush combines her natural instincts with the updated technology available today to bring about ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: female detective, police detective, policewoman, who done it, murder investigation, homicide detective, victim, police investigation, uncover truth, police officer, riddles and clues, strong female lead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s, 60s, 90s ...
Place: philadelphia, usa
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The Blue Room (2014)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A man and a woman, secretly in love, alone in a room. They desire each other, want each other, and even bite each other. In the afterglow, they share a few sweet nothings. At least the man seemed to believe they were nothing. Now under investigation ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: murder, sexual content, police interrogation, murder trial, infidelity, crimes, sexual relations, couple relations, couples, secret, lawyer, interrogation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: france
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 7.3
 242K
Identity (2003)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Complete strangers stranded at a remote desert motel during a raging storm soon find themselves the target of a deranged murderer. As their numbers thin out, the travelers begin to turn on each other, as each tries to figure out who the killer is.
Style: twist ending, mind bending, suspenseful, surprise ending, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder mystery, mystery, characters killed one by one, stranded, dissociative identity disorder, psychology, split personality, psychiatrist, motel, psycho, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, nevada, florida
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Dolores Claiborne (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Dolores Claiborne was accused of killing her abusive husband twenty years ago, but the court's findings were inconclusive and she was allowed to walk free. Now she has been accused of killing her employer, Vera Donovan, and this time there is a ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, suspense, enigmatic ...
Plot: mystery, domestic violence, child abuse, investigation, maid, dysfunctional family, murder, island, incest, abusive husband, anger, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, usa
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36 China Town (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Sonia [Isha Koppikar] is the owner of a casino in Goa. A successful entrepreneur, the only love in her life is her son. When the toddler suddenly goes missing, the lady is distraught and distressed. She offers a huge reward [Rs. 25 lacs] to anyone ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, murder, mystery, on the run, dishonesty, fighting crime, couple relations, murder suspect, missing child, hotel, gambling, casino ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india, goa india
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Chatur Singh Two Star (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Bumbling cop Chatur Singh is sent on a special mission to South Africa to solve a high profile case involving the murder of a politician and a cache of diamonds. But before he can redeem his botched up career he must deal with a bunch of loonies ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, suspenseful, light ...
Plot: police investigation, adventure, track down, frame up, crimes, escapades, partners, fish out of water, disorder, goofy hero, law enforcement, silly humor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, south africa
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