Best Mystery Movies of 2019 (So Far)

1.

Pokémon Detective Pikachu

6.3
6.8/10

In a world where people collect pocket-size monsters (Pokémon) to do battle, a boy comes across an intelligent monster who seeks to be a detective.

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton, Bill Nighy, Ken Watanabe
Directed by: Rob Letterman
Release date: 2019-05-03
2.

Glass

5.6
6.8/10

In a series of escalating encounters, former security guard David Dunn uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb, a disturbed man who has twenty-four personalities. Meanwhile, the shadowy presence of Elijah Price emerges as an orchestrator who holds secrets critical to both men.

Starring: James McAvoy, Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, Anya Taylor-Joy, Sarah Paulson
Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan
Release date: 2019-01-16
3.

The Professor and the Madman

5.2
7.4/10

Professor James Murray begins work compiling words for the first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary in the mid 19th century, and receives over 10,000 entries from a patient at Broadmoor Criminal Lunatic Asylum, Dr. William Minor.

Starring: Mel Gibson, Sean Penn, Natalie Dormer, Ioan Gruffudd, Jeremy Irvine
Directed by: Farhad Safinia
Release date: 2019-03-07
4.

Murder Mystery

5.1
6.1/10

After attending a gathering on a billionaire's yacht during a European vacation, a New York cop and his wife become prime suspects when he's murdered.

Starring: Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Luke Evans, Gemma Arterton, Dany Boon
Directed by: Kyle Newacheck
Release date: 2019-06-14
5.

Happy Death Day 2U

4.6
6.3/10

Collegian Tree Gelbman wakes up in horror to learn that she's stuck in a parallel universe. Her boyfriend Carter is now with someone else, and her friends and fellow students seem to be completely different versions of themselves. When Tree discovers that Carter's roommate has been altering time, she finds herself once again the target of a masked killer. When the psychopath starts to go after her inner circle, Tree soon realizes that she must die over and over again to save everyone.

Starring: Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Phi Vu, Suraj Sharma, Sarah Yarkin
Directed by: Christopher Landon
Release date: 2019-02-13
6.

Pet Sematary

4.4
6.0/10

Louis Creed, his wife Rachel and their two children Gage and Ellie move to a rural home where they are welcomed and enlightened about the eerie 'Pet Sematary' located nearby. After the tragedy of their cat being killed by a truck, Louis resorts to burying it in the mysterious pet cemetery, which is definitely not as it seems, as it proves to the Creeds that sometimes dead is better.

Starring: Jason Clarke, Amy Seimetz, John Lithgow, Jeté Laurence, Lucas Lavoie
Directed by: Dennis Widmyer, Kevin Kölsch, Cyrill Geshev
Release date: 2019-04-04
7.

Greta

4.4
6.0/10

A young woman returns an elderly widow’s lost purse, leading to an unlikely relationship between the two — until the young woman discovers her elder might not be all that she seems.

Starring: Chloë Grace Moretz, Isabelle Huppert, Maika Monroe, Colm Feore, Stephen Rea
Directed by: Neil Jordan
Release date: 2019-02-28
8.

The Curse of La Llorona

4.2
5.6/10

A social worker dealing with the disappearance of two children fears for her own family after beginning the investigation.

Starring: Linda Cardellini, Raymond Cruz, Marisol Ramirez, Patricia Velásquez, Sean Patrick Thomas
Directed by: Michael Chaves
Release date: 2019-04-17
9.

Velvet Buzzsaw

4.0
5.7/10

Big money artists and mega-collectors pay a high price when art collides with commerce. After a series of paintings by an unknown artist are discovered, a supernatural force enacts revenge on those who have allowed their greed to get in the way of art.

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Zawe Ashton, Tom Sturridge, Toni Collette
Directed by: Dan Gilroy
Release date: 2019-02-01
10.

Wounds

3.3
5.3/10
Wounds
Disturbing and mysterious things begin to happen to a bartender in New Orleans after he picks up a phone left behind at his bar.
Starring: Armie Hammer, Dakota Johnson, Zazie Beetz, Karl Glusman, Brad William Henke
Directed by: Babak Anvari
Release date: 2019-03-29
11.

Crossword Mysteries: A Puzzle to Die For

3.0
7.0/10

A brilliant crossword puzzle editor (Chabert) finds her life turned upside-down when she is pulled into a police investigation after several of the clues in her recent puzzles are linked to unsolved crimes. Proving her innocence means leaving the comfort of her sheltered world and working with a tough police detective (Elliott), puzzling through clues together in order to crack the case, as the two are fish out of water in each other's worlds.

Starring: Lacey Chabert, Brennan Elliott, Barbara Niven, John Kapelos, Victor A. Young
Directed by: Don McCutcheon
Release date: 2019-03-10
12.

Scooby-Doo! and the Curse of the 13th Ghost

3.0
6.5/10

Mystery Inc. withdraws from solving crimes after botching a case. When Vincent Van Ghoul contacts the gang about an unfinished investigation from Daphne, Shaggy and Scooby's past, the gang springs into action to finish the job that involves catching the 13th Ghost that escaped from the Chest of Demons and is still at large.

Starring: Frank Welker, Grey DeLisle, Grey Griffin, Matthew Lillard, Kate Micucci
Directed by: Cecilia Aranovich
Release date: 2019-02-05
13.

The Souvenir

2.9
7.0/10

A shy but ambitious film student falls into an intense, emotionally fraught relationship with a charismatic but untrustworthy older man.

Starring: Honor Swinton Byrne, Tom Burke, Tilda Swinton, Richard Ayoade, Ariane Labed
Directed by: Joanna Hogg
Release date: 2019-05-17
14.

Hailey Dean Mysteries: Death on Duty

2.9
6.9/10
Hailey Dean Mysteries: Death on Duty
Psychologist and former prosecutor Hailey Dean aids her friend Detective Garland Fincher in investigating the murder of his former Marine friend. With a growing list of suspects who each seem to have strong motives, Hailey uses her investigative skills, as well as her uncanny ability to read people, to read and follow the clues that will lead them to the killer. And, when the body of a female Marine shows up in the same park where Fincher’s buddy was found, the case takes a whole new turn as Hailey uncovers a conspiracy that puts her own life in danger as she pursues justice for the victims.
Starring: Kellie Martin
Release date: 2019-05-05
15.

We Have Always Lived in the Castle

2.9
5.5/10

An isolated family, having already lost four members to poisoning, uses rituals and talismans to keep itself away from hostile townspeople.

Starring: Taissa Farmiga, Sebastian Stan, Alexandra Daddario, Crispin Glover, Paula Malcomson
Directed by: Stacie Passon
Release date: 2019-05-17
16.

Hailey Dean Mysteries: Killer Sentence

2.8
7.0/10
Hailey Dean Mysteries: Killer Sentence
Hailey Dean knows District Attorney Paulina D'Orazio is innocent of the murder of a man she once put behind bars and must do all she can to prove it in the face of mounting evidence.
Starring: Kellie Martin, Viv Leacock, Lauren Holly, Aaron Craven, Matty Finochio
Directed by: Michael Robison
Release date: 2019-05-19
17.

Ruby Herring Mysteries: Silent Witness

2.8
6.4/10
Ruby Herring Mysteries: Silent Witness
When consumer news reporter, Ruby Herring stumbles onto a murder, the intrepid redhead inadvertently discovers a knack for crime solving. With the reluctant help of a handsome detective, Ruby finds a new career covering crime.
Starring: Taylor Cole, Stephen Huszar, Alyson Walker, Stellina Rusich, Jovanna Huguet
Directed by: Paul Ziller
Release date: 2019-01-20
18.

Out of Blue

2.6
4.9/10

The hunt for a killer draws a detective into an even larger mystery: the nature of the universe itself. Mike Hoolihan is an unconventional New Orleans cop investigating the murder of renowned astrophysicist Jennifer Rockwell, a black hole expert found shot to death in her observatory. As Mike tumbles down the rabbit hole of the disturbing, labyrinthine case, she finds herself grappling with increasingly existential questions of quantum mechanics, parallel universes, and exploding stars - cosmic secrets that may hold the key to unraveling the crime, while throwing into doubt her very understanding of reality. Awash in dreamlike, neo-noir atmosphere, this one-of-a-kind thriller is both a tantalizing whodunnit and a rich, metaphysical mind-bender.

Starring: Patricia Clarkson, Toby Jones, Mamie Gummer, Aaron Tveit, James Caan
Directed by: Carol Morley
Release date: 2019-03-22
19.

Mercy Black

2.6
4.9/10

Fifteen years after conjuring an imaginary phantom known as Mercy Black, a repentant woman returns to her hometown to live with her sister and young nephew. But as Mercy continues to haunt her and the death count rises, she must face her deepest terror and discover the truth of her past before Mercy Black claims her nephew. Daniella Pineda, Austin Amelio, Elle LaMont, Miles Emmons, Lee Eddy, and Janeane Garofalo star in this terrifying story of regret, redemption, and the dark side of belief.

Starring: Daniella Pineda, Austin Amelio, Elle LaMont, Lee Eddy, Miles Emmons
Directed by: Owen Egerton
Release date: 2019-03-31
20.

The Poison Rose

2.4
4.4/10

A down-on-his-luck PI is hired by his old flame to investigate a murder. But while the case at first appears routine, it slowly reveals itself to be a complex interwoven web of crimes, suspects and dead bodies.

Starring: John Travolta, Morgan Freeman, Famke Janssen, Robert Patrick, Peter Stormare
Directed by: George Gallo
Release date: 2019-05-23

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