Best Mystery Movies of This Year (So Far)

1.

Knives Out

6.0
8.1/10 IMDB

When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan's untimely death.

Starring: Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Michael Shannon, Lakeith Stanfield, Ana de Armas, Don Johnson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Christopher Plummer, Toni Collette, Jaeden Martell ..
Directed by: Rian Johnson
Release date: 2019-11-27
2.

Midsommar

5.9
7.2/10 IMDB

Several friends travel to Sweden to study as anthropologists a summer festival that is held every ninety years in the remote hometown of one of them. What begins as a dream vacation in a place where the sun never sets, gradually turns into a dark nightmare as the mysterious inhabitants invite them to participate in their disturbing festive activities.

Starring: Florence Pugh, Jack Reynor, Will Poulter, Julia Ragnarsson, William Jackson Harper, Ellora Torchia, Archie Madekewe, Vilhelm Blomgren, Hampus Hallberg, Klaudia Csányi ..
Directed by: Ari Aster
Release date: 2019-07-03
3.

The Lighthouse

5.9
8.3/10 IMDB

Two lighthouse keepers try to maintain their sanity while living on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

Starring: Willem Dafoe, Robert Pattinson, Valeriia Karaman ..
Directed by: Robert Eggers
Release date: 2019-10-18
4.

Us

5.8
6.9/10 IMDB

Husband and wife Gabe and Adelaide Wilson take their kids to their beach house expecting to unplug and unwind with friends. But as night descends, their serenity turns to tension and chaos when some shocking visitors arrive uninvited.

Starring: Lupita Nyong'o, Elisabeth Moss, Winston Duke, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Anna Diop, Tim Heidecker, Shahadi Wright Joseph, Madison Curry, Duke Nicholson, Tony Toste ..
Directed by: Jordan Peele
Release date: 2019-03-14
5.

The Professor and the Madman

5.2
7.3/10 IMDB

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, Brendan Patricks, Adam Fergus, Jennifer Ehle, Brian Fortune, Aidan McArdle ..
Directed by: Farhad Safinia
Release date: 2019-03-07
6.

Happy Death Day 2U

5.1
6.2/10 IMDB

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, Ruby Modine, Suraj Sharma, Sarah Yarkin, Rachel Matthews, Phi Vu, Steve Zissis, Charles Aitken, Laura Clifton ..
Directed by: Christopher Landon
Release date: 2019-02-13
7.

Ready or Not

5.0
6.9/10 IMDB

A bride's wedding night takes a sinister turn when her eccentric new in-laws force her to take part in a terrifying game.

Starring: Samara Weaving, Andie MacDowell, Mark O'Brien, Adam Brody, Henry Czerny, Nicky Guadagni, Melanie Scrofano, Kristian Bruun, Elyse Levesque, John Ralston ..
Directed by: Matt Bettinelli-Olpin, Tyler Gillett
Release date: 2019-08-21
8.

Murder Mystery

5.0
6.0/10 IMDB

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, Luis Gerardo Méndez, Erik Griffin, Terence Stamp, John Kani, Shiori Kutsuna ..
Directed by: Kyle Newacheck
Release date: 2019-05-25
9.

Annabelle Comes Home

4.9
5.9/10 IMDB

Determined to keep Annabelle from wreaking more havoc, demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren bring the possessed doll to the locked artifacts room in their home, placing her “safely” behind sacred glass and enlisting a priest’s holy blessing. But an unholy night of horror awaits as Annabelle awakens the evil spirits in the room, who all set their sights on a new target—the Warrens' ten-year-old daughter, Judy, and her friends.

Starring: Patrick Wilson, Vera Farmiga, Mckenna Grace, Madison Iseman, Katie Sarife, Emily Brobst, Steve Coulter, Stephen Blackehart, Eddie J. Fernandez, Joanna Bartling ..
Directed by: Gary Dauberman
Release date: 2019-06-26
10.

Velvet Buzzsaw

4.5
5.7/10 IMDB

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, Zawe Ashton, Rene Russo, Tom Sturridge, John Malkovich, Toni Collette, Billy Magnussen, Natalia Dyer, Daveed Diggs, Peter Gadiot ..
Directed by: Dan Gilroy
Release date: 2019-02-01

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