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, realistic, serious, tense, captivating and suspense films and TV shows about / with murder suspect, murder, crimes, police investigation, husband wife relationship, lawyer, flashback, deadly, police and investigation plots mostly in Drama, Mystery and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as murder suspect: Summer of '84 (2018), The Invisible Guest (2016), Secrets & Lies (2014), Gone Girl (2014), Castle (2009), Guilt (2016), How to Get Away with Murder (2014), Spinning Man (2018), Rage (2016), Smoke Screen (2010).

List of murder suspect movies

 6.7
 31K
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, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: group of friends, murder mystery, murder, neighbor, basement, friendship, murder suspect, serial killer, surveillance, child killer, child protagonist, teenage boy ...
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, tricky, psychotronic
Plot: uncover truth, interrogation, death, female lawyer, murder suspect, false accusation, judge, corpse, moral dilemma, marriage, lawyer, suspect ...
Place: barcelona, barcelona spain, spain
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The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
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, biting ...
Plot: protagonist as suspect, murder suspect, media coverage, landlord, false accusation, murder, dishonesty, life is a bitch, crimes, police, deadly, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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Secrets & Lies (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
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, captivating, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: murder, protagonist as suspect, police investigation, murder suspect, uncover truth, crimes, law enforcement, mystery, family problems, deadly, family in crisis, loss of child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: australia
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 8.1
 834K
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, surprise ending, tense, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: mystery, police investigation, missing person, murder mystery, investigation, disappearance, twists & turns, missing wife, manipulation, femme fatale, adultery, infidelity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2012, 2000s, 2010s
Place: missouri, usa, st. louis missouri, manhattan new york city, new york
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 8.1
 138K
Castle (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious
Plot: police investigation, police detective, romancing partners, investigation, partners, female detective, writers, murder, law enforcement, unlikely partners, who done it, riddles and clues ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, united states
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 6.0
 2K
Guilt (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, suspense, tense
Audience: girls' night
Plot: murder, murder suspect, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, courtroom, sex scene, murder mystery, jealousy, sister sister relationship, drugs/alcohol, university, marital argument, rich and poor ...
Place: london, britain
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How to Get Away with Murder (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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, realistic, captivating, bleak
Plot: murder, hotshot lawyer, murder mystery, teachers and students, court case, lawyer, legal, crimes, manipulations, courtroom, student life, lgbt ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, philadelphia
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 5.6
 9K
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: twist ending, captivating, bleak, psychological, tense ...
Plot: suspect, murder suspect, missing person, police detective, university professor, husband wife relationship, evidence, lawyer, classroom, teenage girl, crimes, search ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Fugitive: The Chase Continues (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, manhunt, on the run, crime, chase, murder, murder suspect, uncover truth, protagonist as suspect, false accusation, life is a bitch, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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 7.1
 2K
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: disturbing, bleak, suspenseful, rough
Plot: murder suspect, murder, murderer, suspicion, trust, father daughter relationship, island, single mother, mistaken identity, gay, gay relationship, fishing village ...
Place: okinawa, tokyo, japan, okinawa japan
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 5.1
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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: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, mind bending
Plot: journalism, politics, murder suspect, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty, deadly, media, journalist, female reporter, husband wife relationship, 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, serious, realistic, tense, rough
Plot: murder, missing person, police officer, crimes, couple relations, murder suspect, deadly, disappearance, husband wife relationship, funeral, couples, unfaithful husband ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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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: tense, captivating, enigmatic, humorous, non-linear
Plot: police investigation, murder, friendship, murder mystery, film producer, police interrogation, murder suspect, ghost writer, death, rivalry, society, satire ...
Time: year 1990, 1990s, 90s
Place: italy, rome 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: tense, captivating, suspenseful, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: mental institution, murder investigation, violence, monster, murder suspect, corpse, night, mountain, murder, danger, deadly, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century
Place: argentina
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 6.0
 1K
Pig (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Iran
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Hasan is full of rage. He's been blacklisted and hasn't been allowed to make a film in years. His star, a woman he adores, is impatient and wants to work with other directors. His wife seems to have fallen out of love with him, and his ...
Style: humorous, tense, enigmatic, captivating
Plot: serial killer, murder suspect, suspect, interrogation, nightmare, talent, husband wife relationship, jealousy, muse, career, murder, filmmaker ...
Place: iran
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 4.8
 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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, sexy, sexual ...
Plot: murder, love affair, femme fatale, love triangle, police investigation, manipulation, crimes, romance, infidelity, couples, dishonesty, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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Zlo?in v Poln? (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Story: An exciting drama from a detective history. In 1899 a dead girl - seamstress Anežka Hrůzová - was found between the village of Věžnička and the town of Polná. She was 19 and she had a cutting wound on the throat. There was no sexual violence ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: murder, murder investigation, courtroom drama, trial, false accusation, judge, conspiracy theory, murder suspect, husband wife relationship, true crime, lawyer, courtroom ...
Time: 1910s
Place: czech republic, central europe
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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, enigmatic, captivating, light, disturbing ...
Plot: inheritance, teenage protagonist, teenage girl, teen romance, murder suspect, teenager, old woman, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, secret love, corrupt cop, handyman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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 5.8
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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, suspense, psychological
Plot: love triangle, secret, police investigation, murder, friendship, betrayal, friendship between men, murder suspect, drug use, revenge, teenage pregnancy, infidelity ...
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 6.6
 96
Daddy's Girl (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: British television film starring Martin Kemp
Style: enigmatic, suspense, suspenseful, serious
Plot: police investigation, missing person, missing woman, father daughter relationship, childhood memory, murder suspect, teenage girl, 17 year old, suicide note, suicide, police arrest, daughter ...
Time: 2000s
Place: england, london
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 7.1
 8K
Maigret (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Hungary
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A serial killer strikes in post-war France and it's up to Jules Maigret, a dedicated police commissioner, to hunt the murderer down.
Style: captivating, psychological, enigmatic, suspenseful
Plot: murder of a prostitute, police detective, police investigation, serial killer, undercover, murder suspect, suspect, police inspector, crime scene, false confession, prostitute, brunette ...
Time: 1950s, year 1955, 50s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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 6.6
 2K
SK1 (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The hunt, capture and trial of Guy Georges, one of France's most notorious serial killer.
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, non-linear
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, murder, riddles and clues, obsession, uncover truth, crime, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, danger, murder suspect ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 2001, year 1995, year 1991 ...
Place: france, paris france
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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, serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: murder, sexual relations, police interrogation, infidelity, crimes, deadly, couples, couple relations, murder trial, sexual content, murder suspect, interrogation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
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In the Name of My Daughter (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In 1976 in Nice, Agnes, the daughter of the owner of the Palais de la Méditerranée, falls in love with an older lawyer.
Style: serious, captivating, tense, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: casino, crimes, intrigue, rivalry, fall in love, love affair, parents and children, obsession, betrayal, family relations, murder suspect, lawyer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 2000s
Place: france, french riviera, nice france, geneva switzerland, south of france
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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: domestic violence, maid, dysfunctional family, murder, investigation, child abuse, island, abusive husband, anger, incest, mystery, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
Place: maine, usa
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Daddy and Them (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When an uncle is charged with murder, the event reverberates throughout a poor Arkansas family, including a struggling musician and his wife, her mother, her sister, and his father.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous, psychological
Plot: homecoming, family gatherings, family problems, destiny, parents and children, reunion, murder, couple relations, eccentric family, family life, love and romance, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, arkansas, alabama, florida, california ...
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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, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, murder, mystery, couple relations, fighting crime, dishonesty, deadly, on the run, bollywood, murder suspect, gambling, missing child ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, goa india
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Chatur Singh Two Star (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: India
Duration: 150 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, light, suspenseful ...
Plot: police investigation, adventure, track down, frame up, crimes, partners, escapades, fish out of water, silly humor, law enforcement, goofy hero, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: africa, south africa
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 6.4
 450
Murderland (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Murderland poses the question of tragedy and curiosity - can one move on from horrible and unexplained events that one experiences as a child, and grow up to make a new life? Or will peace come only once the truth is known? Murderland tells of the ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, police detective, police investigation, haunted by the past, uncover truth, who done it, life is a bitch, murder suspect, death of mother, mother daughter relationship, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
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