Whodunit movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant whodunit movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending, scary and suspense films and TV shows about / with whodunit, murder, crimes, mystery, female nudity, deadly, investigation, violence, obsession and police plots mostly in Mystery, Thriller and Crime genres shot in Italy, USA, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as whodunit: Murder on the Orient Express (1974), Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989), Midsomer Murders (1997), Castle (2009), The Happytime Murders (2018), Nine Guests for a Crime (1977), Murder on the Orient Express (2017), Crazy Desires of a Murderer (1977), Five Women for the Killer (1974), The Weekend Murders (1970).
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Castle (2009)
Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
USA
43 min.
 8.2
Midsomer Murders (1997)
Crime, Drama, Mystery
UK
90 min.
 7.8
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Easter (2019)
Crime, Drama, Mystery, War
USA
200 min.
The Happytime Murders (2018)
Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
USA, China
91 min.
 5.3

List of whodunit movies

Murder on the Orient Express (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: 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.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, thought provoking, talky, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, train, private detective, murder, train ride, whodunit, murder mystery, crime, stabbing, who done it, multiple suspects, riddles and clues ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: istanbul turkey, london, new york
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Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first class deceptions.
Style: clever, suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, crime, riddles and clues, uncover truth, murder, multiple suspects, crimes, danger, suicide, private investigator, murder mystery ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: england, london
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Midsomer Murders (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The peacefulness of the Midsomer community is shattered by violent crimes, suspects are placed under suspicion, and it is up to a veteran DCI and his young sergeant to calmly and diligently eliminate the innocent and ruthlessly pursue the guilty.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, realistic ...
Plot: police detective, multiple suspects, police investigation, law enforcement, human nature, crime, crimes, murder investigation, murder, village, who done it, couple relations ...
Time: 90s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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 8.2
 130K
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, humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Plot: police investigation, investigation, police detective, partners, writer's life, crimes, law enforcement, riddles and clues, murder, reluctant partners, workplace situations, resourceful ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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The Happytime Murders (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When the puppet cast of a '90s children's TV show begins to get murdered one by one, a disgraced LAPD detective-turned-private eye puppet takes on the case.
Plot: puppet, puppetry, adult humor, private investigator, murder mystery, death, violence, discrimination, female detective, fbi agent, whodunit, murder investigation ...
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Nine Guests for a Crime (1977)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Nine members of the same family go to an island, where nobody lives - but the head of the family owns a nice house there. Problem is that he and his three sons keep a dark secret, and this dark secret begins to haunt them as soon as they are on the ...
Plot: whodunit, exotic island, phantom, island, murder mystery, sexploitation, brother brother relationship, beach, swimming, skeleton, suicide, explosion ...
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Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Malta, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Genius Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of an American tycoon aboard the Orient Express train.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, non-linear, artsy, road movie
Plot: investigation, train, murder, snow, justice, vengeance, doctor, murder mystery, suspect, conspiracy, stabbed to death, little girl ...
Time: 1930s, post world war one, pre world war two
Place: europe, alps, palestine, mediterranean sea, istanbul turkey ...
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Crazy Desires of a Murderer (1977)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of hip friends gather at a Gothic castle owned by a wheelchair- bound older relative of one of the girls. One couple in the group, unbeknownst to the others, is smuggling heroin in some Chinese artifacts the protagonist has brought back from ...
Plot: whodunit, champagne, female nudity, sex, murder, italian horror, psycho killer, eyeball, psycho, murder mystery
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Five Women for the Killer (1974)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Thriller about a reporter who comes home from an overseas assignment to find his baby in the hospital and his wife dead...
Plot: pregnant woman, infertility, whodunit, serial killer, slasher, pregnancy, dead woman, female doctor, murder of a nude woman, widower, husband wife relationship, doctor ...
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The Weekend Murders (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A large family meet at the family estate for the reading of their father's will. Each expects to be the recipient of a tidy sum, but apart from the local constable and a few other small awards to the help, the entire estate goes to the favorite ...
Plot: english countryside, whodunit, serial murder, bicycle, murder, golf, golf course, telescope, heiress, murder mystery, butler, police investigation
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Death Carries a Cane (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ketty,a photographer living in Rome,accidentally witnesses the murder of a young woman at the hands of a razor-wielding black-gloved killer.Ketty and her fiance,Alberto,go to the police-only to learn that two other witnesses to the crime have been ...
Style: suspense
Plot: whodunit, photographer, cane, black gloved killer, straight razor, red herring, straight edge razor, telescope, car driving, ballerina, greenhouse, attraction ...
Place: italy
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 3.6
 283
Seclusion (2015)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of friends is stalked by a killer at an isolated destination wedding.
Style: twist ending
Plot: cabin, isolation, whodunit, murder, death, slasher, cabin in the woods, throat slitting, nude woman murdered, shower, unrequited love, axe ...
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 5.5
 154
The Insomniac (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: John Figg has a great career and a gorgeous fiancée. When he inherits a nice house in a quiet neighborhood, he finally starts to feel like his life is coming together. Trouble arises, however, when John's house is burglarized, and the thieves ...
Style: dark
Plot: insomnia, obsession, paranoia, murder, betrayal, whodunit, self destruction
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Bloodstained Shadow (1978)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A murder mystery set on an island near Venice. A schoolgirl was murdered seven years ago, and the case was never solved; now, the murderer seems to be back.
Style: rough, serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, whodunit, murder, danger, mystery, gory, amateur detective, dangerous attraction, crime, sexual relations, who done it, psychopath ...
Time: 60s, 70s, victorian era
Place: europe, venice, italy
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Blood and Black Lace (1964)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Monaco, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Inspector Sylvester is assigned to investigate the violent murder of a fashion house model Isabella, by a masked assailant. As the investigation proceeds all of the house’s various sins, including corruption, abortions, blackmail and drug ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: blackmail, whodunit, model, murder, masked killer, woman in danger, psychopath, investigation, danger, strangulation, slasher, mysterious character ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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 6.2
 38K
Rising Sun (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: When a prostitute is found dead in a Los Angeles skyscraper occupied by a large Japanese corporation, detectives John Conner and Web Smith are called in to investigate. Although Conner has previous experience working in Japan, cultural differences ...
Style: gloomy, twists and turns, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, fish out of water, whodunit, bulletproof vest, journalist, police, restaurant, party, wheelchair, crime, police investigation, corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles, japan, tokyo
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Death Walks on High Heels (1971)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exotic dancer Nicole finds herself terrorized by a black-clad assailant determined on procuring her murdered father's stolen gems. Fleeing Paris in hopes of evading her knife-wielding pursuer, Nicole arrives in England only to discover that ...
Style: suspense
Plot: death, violence, revenge, murder, masked killer, stripper, serial killer, whodunit, jewel thief, heist, darkness, attic ...
Place: paris france
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The Brokenwood Mysteries (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a seemingly quiet country town the newest resident, Detective Inspector Mike Shepherd, finds that murder lurks in even the most homely location.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty
Plot: unlikely partners, murder, small town, mystery, whodunit, under the surface, police investigation, law enforcement, partners, partners against crime, uncover truth, riddles and clues ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new zealand
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Too Beautiful to Die (1988)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The models of an agency are invited to a party by the owner of the agency, Alex. During the party, Alex is playing games in his computer and it looks like the girls have the house to themselves, but there's another guest…. and an accident ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: rape, revenge, fashion model, whodunit, photographer, murder, screaming, investigation, lingerie, violence, bare breasts, female nudity ...
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The Beast Kills in Cold Blood (1971)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A masked killer stalks an institution for mentally disturbed rich women.
Style: rough, serious, erotic, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: clinic, murder, nymphomaniac, sex, nurse, shower, lesbian, underwear, arrow, obsession, protagonist as suspect, gory ...
Time: 70s
Place: europe, italy
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Watch Me When I Kill (1977)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A pharmacist is murdered, and a woman happens to see the culprit leave the scene. She soon finds herself being stalked by the killer.
Style: serious, sexual, realistic, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: murder, mystery killer, serial killer, psycho killer, holocaust survivor, danger, psychopath, nightclub, crime, gory, chemist, whodunit ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, europe
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The Bird with the Crystal Plumage (1970)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In Italy, the American writer Sam Dalmas witnesses an attempt of murder of the owner of an art gallery, a couple of days before his foreseen return to the United States of America. He decides to stay with his girlfriend Julia and help the police in ...
Style: disturbing, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, voyeurism, stalking, mystery killer, investigation, cult, maniac, mind game, mystery, danger, transsexual ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
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 4.5
 340
Dial: Help (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A psychic finds herself tapping into the "energy" of a deceased phone operator. She also finds that her friends soon begin dying mysteriously. An investigator determines to track down the cause.
Plot: psychic, telephone, ghost, whodunit, woman
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Neapolitan Mystery (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Country: Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Mastroanni plays a mandolin player who, while trying to cover his senile father's gambling debts, is sent to perform a serenade at a high rise building and witnesses a shootout and a man being thrown from a window to his death (the first of ...
Plot: whodunit, mandolin, defenestration
Place: naples italy
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Something Creeping in the Dark (1971)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of stranded travelers takes refuge in an old abandoned house, only to find out that they are not the only residents of the building.
Plot: ghost, rainstorm, stranded, haunted house, possession, whodunit, killer, fear, murder, portrait, stormy night, old dark house ...
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The Designated Victim (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A wealthy, decadent count convinces a disillusioned playboy that they shall murder one another's relatives, to get away with the perfect crime. The count murders the playboy's unpleasant wife. Now the playboy finds he cannot keep his end ...
Style: psychological
Plot: mistress, whodunit, murder, paranoia, mental illness, husband wife relationship, obsession, double life, psychopath, framed for murder, race against time, false accusation ...
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Seven Dead in the Cat's Eye (1973)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In a small Scottish village, horribly murdered bodies keep turning up. Suspicion falls upon the residents of a nearby castle that is haunted by a curse involving a killer cat.
Style: gothic, serious, sexual, suspenseful, erotic ...
Plot: murder, cat, gorilla, italian gothic, sadism, village, small town, investigation, gory, crimes, razor blade, psycho ...
Time: 70s
Place: scotland, europe
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Eyes of Crystal (2004)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, Bulgaria, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: While hunting a cultured, intelligent and vicious psychopath, Inspector Amaldi comes face to face with the physical and moral decay of his city as well as the ghosts of his own past.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: crimes, gory, deadly, whodunit, law enforcement, serial killer, stalking, murder, riddles and clues, psychopath, battles, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.5
 784
My Dear Killer (1972)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Following the mysterious decapitation of an insurance investigator, Police Inspector Peretti is put onto the case, but all the clues lead to an unsolved case of kidnapping and murder.
Style: serious, rough, sexual, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: kidnapping, danger, murder, gory, missing person, mystery, whodunit, who done it, crimes, crime, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 70s
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The House of the Laughing Windows (1976)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Stefano, a young restorer is commissioned to save a fresco representing the suffering of St. Sebastiano. The fresco painter was Legnani, and the fresco is his last work. Legnani apparently was mentally disturbed. He was used to paint people close to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, twists and turns, surreal, realistic ...
Plot: transvestism, murder, small town, investigation, obsession, village, whodunit, crimes, amateur detective, mystery, mentally unstable, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, europe
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