Best Mystery Movies of This Year (So Far)

1.

Escape From Pretoria

4.8
6.8/10 IMDB

South Africa, 1978. Tim Jenkin and Stephen Lee, two white political activists from the African National Congress imprisoned by the apartheid regime, put a plan in motion to escape from the infamous Pretoria Prison…

Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Ian Hart, Daniel Webber, Nathan Page, Mark Leonard Winter, Adam Ovadia, Ratidzo Mambo, Stephen Hunter, Jeanette Cronin, Adam Tuominen ..
Directed by: Francis Annan
Release date: 2020-03-06
2.

Spenser Confidential

4.7
6.2/10 IMDB

Spenser, a former Boston patrolman who just got out from prison, teams up with Hawk, an aspiring fighter, to unravel the truth behind the death of two police officers.

Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Alan Arkin, Winston Duke, Colleen Camp, Bokeem Woodbine, Marc Maron, Post Malone, Michael Gaston, Iliza Shlesinger, Kayla Caulfield ..
Directed by: Peter Berg
Release date: 2020-03-06
3.

Lost Girls

4.4
6.1/10 IMDB

When Mari Gilbert's daughter disappears, police inaction drives her own investigation into the gated Long Island community where Shannan was last seen. Her search brings attention to over a dozen murdered sex workers.

Starring: Amy Ryan, Gabriel Byrne, Lola Kirke, Dean Winters, Oona Laurence, Thomasin McKenzie, Kevin Corrigan, Molly Brown, Miriam Shor, Austyn Johnson ..
Directed by: Liz Garbus
Release date: 2020-03-13
4.

Scoob!

4.3
5.8/10 IMDB

In Scooby-Doo’s greatest adventure yet, see the never-before told story of how lifelong friends Scooby and Shaggy first met and how they joined forces with young detectives Fred, Velma, and Daphne to form the famous Mystery Inc. Now, with hundreds of cases solved, Scooby and the gang face their biggest, toughest mystery ever: an evil plot to unleash the ghost dog Cerberus upon the world. As they race to stop this global “dogpocalypse,” the gang discovers that Scooby has a secret legacy and an epic destiny greater than anyone ever imagined.

Starring: Frank Welker, Zac Efron, Amanda Seyfried, Will Forte, Gina Rodriguez, Tracy Morgan, Ken Jeong, Kiersey Clemons, Eli Ray, Mark Wahlberg ..
Directed by: Tony Cervone
Release date: 2020-05-15
5.

Horse Girl

4.1
5.9/10 IMDB

A socially awkward woman with a fondness for arts and crafts, horses, and supernatural crime shows finds her increasingly lucid dreams trickling into her waking life.

Starring: Alison Brie, John Reynolds, Debby Ryan, Molly Shannon, John Ortiz, Jay Duplass, Robin Tunney, Paul Reiser, Matthew Gray Gubler, Meredith Hagner ..
Directed by: Jeff Baena
Release date: 2020-01-27
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6.

Imitation

3.9
9.6/10 IMDB

In 2035, a year full of violence and criminal activity, a hard working businessman, Oscar, returns home to his AI robot installed house. To make sure he is able to defend himself from any potential threat, Oscar practices self defense on a fighting simulation each day after work. Unfortunately, one day, their is an unfortunate turn of events.

Starring: Ming-Wei Fasquelle, Pablo Zettor, Noa Foeillet, Sacha Smith ..
Directed by: Noa Foeillet
Release date: 2020-03-05
7.

The Grudge

3.6
4.2/10 IMDB

After a young mother murders her family in her own house, a detective attempts to investigate the mysterious case, only to discover that the house is cursed by a vengeful ghost. Now targeted by the demonic spirits, the detective must do anything to protect herself and her family from harm.

Starring: Andrea Riseborough, Demián Bichir, John Cho, Lin Shaye, Jacki Weaver, Betty Gilpin, William Sadler, Frankie Faison, Nancy Sorel, Tara Westwood ..
Directed by: Nicolas Pesce
Release date: 2020-01-02
8.

Brahms: The Boy II

3.5
4.6/10 IMDB

After a family moves into the Heelshire Mansion, their young son soon makes friends with a life-like doll called Brahms.

Starring: Katie Holmes, Christopher Convery, Owain Yeoman, Ralph Ineson, Anjali Jay, Oliver Rice, Joely Collins, Natalie Moon, Joanne Kimm, nathalie moon ..
Directed by: William Brent Bell
Release date: 2020-02-20
9.

The Rhythm Section

3.5
5.2/10 IMDB

After the death of her family in an airplane crash on a flight that she was meant to be on, Stephanie Patrick discovers the crash was not an accident. She then seeks to uncover the truth by adapting the identity of an assassin to track down those responsible.

Starring: Blake Lively, Jude Law, Sterling K. Brown, Daniel Mays, Ivana Baši?, Nasser Memarzia, Max Casella, Richard Brake, Raza Jaffrey, Geoff Bell ..
Directed by: Reed Morano
Release date: 2020-01-31
10.

Frieda - Coming Home

3.4
6.0/10 IMDB

A young American couple, Mark and Olivia, are expecting their first child. Before that, they want to make their dream of a trip to Europe come true. They book private accommodations through an Internet portal and embark on their 4-weeks-journey. On their arrival in Germany Elisabeth picks them up at the airport. She is the daughter of the landlady of Mark and Olivias first accommodation, a tiny house, located at a beautiful lake, in the hometown of Olivia's great-grandparents. They learn that the 82-years old landlady is in the hospital and dying. Elisabeth drives Mark and Olivia to the house. And then the two young people spend their first night in Germany. A night in which Mark gets to know the owner in a special way. The next morning, it is strangely quiet over the house by the lake. And no one will know so quickly what happened a few hours ago.

Starring: Elisabeth Kanettis, Timo Willman, Maike Jüttendonk, Steffen Gräbner, Madeleine Niesche ..
Directed by: Michael W. Driesch
Release date: 2020-01-25

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