Best Mystery Movies of 1995

1.

Se7en

7.0
8.6/10 IMDB

Two homicide detectives are on a desperate hunt for a serial killer whose crimes are based on the "seven deadly sins" in this dark and haunting film that takes viewers from the tortured remains of one victim to the next. The seasoned Det. Sommerset researches each sin in an effort to get inside the killer's mind, while his novice partner, Mills, scoffs at his efforts to unravel the case.

Starring: Brad Pitt, Morgan Freeman, Gwyneth Paltrow, John C. McGinley, Kevin Spacey, R. Lee Ermey, Richard Roundtree, Richard Schiff, Julie Araskog, Mark Boone Junior ..
Directed by: David Fincher
Release date: 1995-09-22
2.

Twelve Monkeys

6.4
8.0/10 IMDB

In the year 2035, convict James Cole reluctantly volunteers to be sent back in time to discover the origin of a deadly virus that wiped out nearly all of the earth's population and forced the survivors into underground communities. But when Cole is mistakenly sent to 1990 instead of 1996, he's arrested and locked up in a mental hospital. There he meets psychiatrist Dr. Kathryn Railly, and patient Jeffrey Goines, the son of a famous virus expert, who may hold the key to the mysterious rogue group, the Army of the 12 Monkeys, thought to be responsible for unleashing the killer disease.

Starring: Bruce Willis, Madeleine Stowe, Brad Pitt, Christopher Plummer, David Morse, Jon Seda, Frank Gorshin, Joseph Melito, Aaron Michael Lacey, Christopher Meloni ..
Directed by: Terry Gilliam
Release date: 1995-12-29
3.

Dolores Claiborne

5.2
7.4/10 IMDB

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 witness who can place her at the scene of the crime. Things look bad for Dolores when her daughter Selena, a successful Manhattan magazine writer, returns to cover the story.

Starring: Kathy Bates, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Judy Parfitt, Christopher Plummer, David Strathairn, John C. Reilly, Eric Bogosian, Ellen Muth, Bob Gunton ..
Directed by: Taylor Hackford
Release date: 1995-03-24
4.

Copycat

4.7
6.6/10 IMDB

An agoraphobic psychologist and a female detective must work together to take down a serial killer who copies serial killers from the past.

Starring: Sigourney Weaver, Holly Hunter, Will Patton, William McNamara, Harry Connick Jr., J.E. Freeman, Dermot Mulroney, John Rothman, Shannon O'Hurley, Bob Greene ..
Directed by: Jon Amiel
Release date: 1995-05-03
5.

Just Cause

4.5
6.4/10 IMDB

Bobby Earl is facing the electric chair for the murder of a young girl. Eight years after the crime he calls in Paul Armstrong, a professor of law, to help prove his innocence. Armstrong quickly uncovers some overlooked evidence to present to the local police, but they aren't interested - Bobby was their killer.

Starring: Sean Connery, Laurence Fishburne, Blair Underwood, Kate Capshaw, Ruby Dee, Scarlett Johansson, Ed Harris, Christopher Murray, Daniel J. Travanti, Ned Beatty ..
Directed by: Arne Glimcher
Release date: 1995-02-17
6.

Lord of Illusions

4.3
6.1/10 IMDB

During a routine case in L.A., NY private investigator Harry D'Amour stumbles over members of a fanatic cult who are preparing for the resurrection of their leader Nix, a powerful magician who was killed 13 years earlier.

Starring: Scott Bakula, Kevin J. O'Connor, Famke Janssen, Joel Swetow, Daniel von Bargen, Barry Del Sherman, Joseph Latimore, Sheila Tousey, Vincent Schiavelli, Ashley Tesoro ..
Directed by: Clive Barker
Release date: 1995-08-25
7.

The Net

4.3
5.9/10 IMDB

Angela Bennett is a freelance software engineer who lives in a world of computer technology. When a cyber friend asks Bennett to debug a new game, she inadvertently becomes involved in a conspiracy that will soon turn her life upside down. While on vacation in Mexico, her purse is stolen. She soon finds that people and events may not be what they seem as she becomes the target of an assassination. Her vacation is ruined. She gets a new passport at the U.S. Embassy in Mexico but it has the wrong name, Ruth Marx. When she returns to the U.S. to sort things out, she discovers that Ruth Marx has an unsavory past and a lengthy police record. To make matters worse, another person has assumed her real identity ...

Starring: Sandra Bullock, Jeremy Northam, Dennis Miller, Wendy Gazelle, Ken Howard, Diane Baker, Ray McKinnon, Daniel Schorr, L. Scott Caldwell, Robert Gossett ..
Directed by: Irwin Winkler
Release date: 1995-07-28
8.

The Langoliers

4.3
6.1/10 IMDB

On a red eye flight from LA to Boston, 10 people wake up to a shock. All the passengers and crew have vanished. When they try to contact the ground they make no connections. They land the plane only to discover that things haven't changed. But its like the world is dead. No one is there, the air is still, sound doesn't echo, the food is tasteless. A distant sound is getting louder, something is coming closer.

Release date: 1995-05-14
9.

Jade

3.6
5.3/10 IMDB

Someone does a nasty hatchet job on a San Fransisco big noise and the Assistant D.A. takes charge of the investigation. Through a web of blackmail and prostitution involving the Governor, an old lover of the law man emerges as a prime suspect and he has to deal with his personal feelings as well as the case.

Starring: David Caruso, Linda Fiorentino, Chazz Palminteri, Michael Biehn, Richard Crenna, Angie Everhart, Donna Murphy, Holt McCallany, David Hunt, Kevin Tighe ..
Directed by: William Friedkin
Release date: 1995-10-13
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10.

Goosebumps: The Girl Who Cried Monster

3.5
7.6/10 IMDB

Lucy enjoys frightening people, particularly her little brother, with tales of monsters, but when she finally sees a real monster, no-one will believe her.

Starring: Eugene Lipinski, Deborah Scorsone, Christopher Tuah, Lynne Cormack, Dan Lett, Brandon Bone ..
Directed by: John Bell
Release date: 1995-11-11

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