Best Mystery Movies of 1989

1.

Sea of Love

4.9
6.8/10 IMDB

Seen-it-all New York detective Frank Keller is unsettled - he has done twenty years on the force and could retire, and he hasn't come to terms with his wife leaving him for a colleague. Joining up with an officer from another part of town to investigate a series of murders linked by the lonely hearts columns he finds he is getting seriously and possibly dangerously involved with Helen, one of the main suspects.

Starring: Al Pacino, Ellen Barkin, John Goodman, Michael Rooker, William Hickey, Richard Jenkins, Paul Calderon, John Spencer, Mark Phelan, Samuel L. Jackson ..
Directed by: Harold Becker
Release date: 1989-09-15
Best Mystery Movies of 1989 : Miss Marple: A Caribbean Mystery
2.

Miss Marple: A Caribbean Mystery

3.8
7.4/10 IMDB

On Vacation, Miss Marple discovers that death of a British Officer is actully a murder and must solve the the case before the murderer strikes again

Release date: 1989-12-25
Best Mystery Movies of 1989 : Perry Mason: The Case of the Lethal Lesson
3.

Perry Mason: The Case of the Lethal Lesson

3.1
7.4/10 IMDB

Ken Malansky, a law student of Perry Mason's, is accused of murdering a fellow student. Perry is reluctant to take on his case as the victim was the son of a close friend.

Starring: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William R. Moses, Alexandra Paul, Brian Keith, Leslie Ackerman, Karen Kopins, Richard Allen, Brian Backer, John DeMita ..
Directed by: Christian I. Nyby II
Release date: 1989-02-12
Best Mystery Movies of 1989 : Perry Mason: The Case of the Musical Murder
4.

Perry Mason: The Case of the Musical Murder

3.1
7.2/10 IMDB

A young theatre director is accused of killing a more famous Broadway director. Perry takes his case.

Starring: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, Debbie Reynolds, William R. Moses, Jerry Orbach, Alexandra Paul, Dwight Schultz, Wendelin Harston ..
Directed by: Christian I. Nyby II
Release date: 1989-04-09
Best Mystery Movies of 1989 : Perry Mason: The Case of the All-Star Assassin
5.

Perry Mason: The Case of the All-Star Assassin

3.0
6.9/10 IMDB

A hockey player of friend of Ken Malansky's is accused of murdering a team owner. Perry takes the case.

Starring: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, Alexandra Paul, William R. Moses, Deidre Hall, Bruce Greenwood, Pernell Roberts, Jason Beghe ..
Directed by: Christian I. Nyby II
Release date: 1989-11-09
Best Mystery Movies of 1989 : Try This One for Size
6.

Try This One for Size

2.9
5.3/10 IMDB

In this spy spoof and thriller, director Guy Hamilton seeks to renew the success he had with the James Bond thriller Goldfinger. The story (based on a novel by James Hadley Chase) concerns the efforts of the genial and deceptively tentative Lepski (Michael Brandon), an insurance company detective, to track down a valuable medieval Russian icon, which was stolen by Bradley (David Carradine), a master thief.

Starring: Michael Brandon, David Carradine, Arielle Dombasle, Guy Marchand, Mario Adorf, Peter Bowles, Harold Innocent, Edward Meeks, Valérie Steffen, Stéphane Bonnet ..
Directed by: Guy Hamilton
Release date: 1989-09-22
Best Mystery Movies of 1989 : The Mystery of the Golden Lotus
7.

The Mystery of the Golden Lotus

2.7
5.4/10 IMDB

Phaedra, a beautiful Egyptian Princess, lays dead in her pyramid tomb mourned by her lover; the handsome Aramata, a captain of the guard. With help from the gods, some ancient scrolls, and the Mystery of the Golden Lotus, he is able to bring her back to life. Our story takes us from the ancient era of the Pharaohs in the 1940's where we find Dr. Roberts, an archeologist, searching for the secret, and a separate group of foreign spies also after the magic formula, all for their individual purposes. Join this group of good and bad on a journey of intrigue and sexual adventure culminating in the discovery of the mystique of the Golden Lotus !

Starring: Victoria Paris, Viper, Sharon Kane, Kassi Nova, Sharon Mitchell, Sasha Sean, Aja, Eric Edwards, Jon Martin, Marc Wallice ..
Directed by: Jean-Pierre Ferrand, Peter Davy
Release date: 1989-01-01
Best Mystery Movies of 1989 : From the Dead of Night
8.

From the Dead of Night

2.6
6.0/10 IMDB

After having a near death experience Joanna finds her life in constant danger. She begins to believe that certain forces are trying to bring her back into the world of the dead. Her boyfriend Glen thinks she's crazy so Joanna turns to her ex-boyfriend, Peter. It just so happens that Peter is a strong believer in the supernatural and even teaches a course on it at a local college. Together they must confront the "walkers" so that Joanna can live to see another day.

Starring: Lindsay Wagner, Bruce Boxleitner, Robert Prosky, Robin Thomas, Merritt Butrick, Peter Jason, Joanne Linville, Dani Minnick, Diahann Carroll, Jeanne Bates ..
Directed by: Paul Wendkos
Release date: 1989-02-27
Best Mystery Movies of 1989 : The Jigsaw Murders
9.

The Jigsaw Murders

2.4
5.0/10 IMDB

A jigsaw puzzle is the key in a detective's investigation of a gruesome murder.

Starring: Michelle Johnson, Chad Everett, Yaphet Kotto, Michael Sabatino, Jill Jacobson, Eli Rich, Paul Kent, Michelle Bauer, David Wells, James Paradise ..
Directed by: Jag Mundhra
Release date: 1989-07-25
Best Mystery Movies of 1989 : The Lady Forgets
10.

The Lady Forgets

2.3
5.6/10 IMDB

A woman is mugged and bumps her head. To her surprise, when she returns home she finds out that she's been gone for two years and her husband has gotten a divorce in her absence.

Starring: Donna Mills, Greg Evigan, Andrew Robinson ..
Directed by: Bradford May
Release date: 1989-10-29

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