Best Mystery Movies of 2007

1.

Eastern Promises

6.2
7.6/10 IMDB

A Russian teenager, living in London, dies during childbirth but leaves clues to a midwife in her journal, that could tie her child to a rape involving a violent Russian mob family.

Starring: Naomi Watts, Viggo Mortensen, Vincent Cassel, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Sinéad Cusack, Donald Sumpter, Jerzy Skolimowski, Josef Altin, Mina E. Mina, Aleksander Mikic ..
Directed by: David Cronenberg
Release date: 2007-09-14
2.

Gone Baby Gone

6.1
7.6/10 IMDB

When 4 year old Amanda McCready disappears from her home and the police make little headway in solving the case, the girl's aunt, Beatrice McCready hires two private detectives, Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro. The detectives freely admit that they have little experience with this type of case, but the family wants them for two reasons - they're not cops and they know the tough neighborhood in which they all live. As the case progresses, Kenzie and Gennaro face drug dealers, gangs and pedophiles. When they are about to solve the case, they are faced with a moral dilemma that tears them apart.

Starring: Casey Affleck, Michelle Monaghan, Morgan Freeman, Ed Harris, John Ashton, Amy Ryan, Amy Madigan, Titus Welliver, Michael Kenneth Williams, Edi Gathegi ..
Directed by: Ben Affleck
Release date: 2007-09-18
3.

National Treasure: Book of Secrets

5.4
6.5/10 IMDB

Benjamin Franklin Gates and Dr. Abigail Chase re-team with Riley Poole and, now armed with a stack of long-lost pages from John Wilkes Booth’s diary, Ben must follow a clue left there to prove his ancestor’s innocence in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

Starring: Nicolas Cage, Jon Voight, Harvey Keitel, Ed Harris, Diane Kruger, Justin Bartha, Helen Mirren, Bruce Greenwood, Ty Burrell, Albert Hall ..
Directed by: Jon Turteltaub
Release date: 2007-12-13
4.

Mr. Brooks

5.2
7.3/10 IMDB

A psychological thriller about a man who is sometimes controlled by his murder-and-mayhem-loving alter ego.

Starring: Kevin Costner, Demi Moore, Dane Cook, William Hurt, Marg Helgenberger, Danielle Panabaker, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Reiko Aylesworth, Matt Schulze, Yasmine Delawari ..
Directed by: Bruce A. Evans
Release date: 2007-06-01
5.

Paranoid Park

4.8
6.7/10 IMDB

The teenager and skateboarder Alex is interviewed by Detective Richard Lu that is investigating the death of a security guard in the rail yards severed by a train who was apparently hit by a skate board. While dealing with the separation process of his parents and the sexual heat of his virgin girlfriend Jennifer, Alex writes his last experiences in Paranoid Park with his new acquaintances and how the guard was killed, trying to relieve his feeling of guilty from his conscience.

Starring: Gabe Nevins, Taylor Momsen, Jake Miller, Daniel Liu, Lauren McKinney, Grace Carter, Jay 'Smay' Williamson, Oliver Garnier, Winfield Jackson, Dillon Hines ..
Directed by: Gus Van Sant
Release date: 2007-05-21
6.

Awake

4.8
6.5/10 IMDB

While undergoing heart surgery, a man experiences a phenomenon called ‘anesthetic awareness’, which leaves him awake but paralyzed throughout the operation. As various obstacles present themselves, his wife must make life-altering decisions while wrestling with her own personal drama.

Starring: Hayden Christensen, Jessica Alba, Terrence Howard, Lena Olin, Charlie Hewson, Christopher McDonald, Sam Robards, Arliss Howard, Fisher Stevens, Georgina Chapman ..
Directed by: Joby Harold
Release date: 2007-11-28
7.

Sleuth

4.7
6.5/10 IMDB

On his sprawling country estate, an aging writer matches wits with the struggling actor who has stolen his wife's heart.

Starring: Michael Caine, Jude Law, Harold Pinter, Carmel O'Sullivan, Kenneth Branagh ..
Directed by: Kenneth Branagh
Release date: 2007-10-12
8.

Youth Without Youth

4.5
6.3/10 IMDB

A love story wrapped in a mystery. Set in Europe before WWII, professor of language and philosophy Dominic Matei is struck by lightning and ages backwards from 70 to 40 in a week, attracting the world and the Nazis. While on the run, the professor meets a young woman who has her own experience with a lightning storm. Not only does Dominic find love again, but her new abilities hold the key to his research.

Starring: Tim Roth, Alexandra Maria Lara, Bruno Ganz, André Hennicke, Marcel Iure?, Adrian Pintea, Florin Piersic Jr., Matt Damon, Roxana Guttman, Anamaria Marinca ..
Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola
Release date: 2007-10-26
9.

The Invisible

4.5
6.2/10 IMDB

After an attack leaves him in limbo -- invisible to the living and also near death -- a teenager discovers the only person who might be able help him is his attacker.

Starring: Justin Chatwin, Margarita Levieva, Marcia Gay Harden, Chris Marquette, Callum Keith Rennie, Alex O'Loughlin, Michelle Harrison, Ryan Kennedy, Andrew Francis, Maggie Ma ..
Directed by: David S. Goyer
Release date: 2007-04-27
10.

The Life Before Her Eyes

4.5
6.3/10 IMDB

As the 15th anniversary of a fatal high school shooting approaches, former pupil Diana McFee is haunted by memories of the tragedy. After losing her best friend Maureen in the attack, Diana has been profoundly affected by the incident - her seemingly perfect life shaped by the events of that day.

Starring: Uma Thurman, Evan Rachel Wood, Eva Amurri Martino, Gabrielle Brennan, Brett Cullen, Oscar Isaac, Jack Gilpin, John Magaro ..
Directed by: Vadim Perelman
Release date: 2007-09-08

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