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Top 100 Classic Mystery Movies

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RankTitleCastScore
1 . Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)Cary Grant, Priscilla Lane, Raymond Massey, Jack Carson score
2 . After the Thin Man (1936)William Powell, Myrna Loy, James Stewart, Elissa Landi score
3 . The Thin Man (1934)William Powell, Myrna Loy, Maureen O'Sullivan, Nat Pendleton score
4 . North by Northwest (1959)Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason, Jessie Royce Landis score
5 . Rear Window (1954)James Stewart, Grace Kelly, Wendell Corey, Thelma Ritter score
6 . The Big Sleep (1946)Humphrey Bogart, Lauren Bacall, John Ridgely, Martha Vickers score
7 . Another Thin Man (1939)William Powell, Myrna Loy, Virginia Grey, Otto Kruger score
8 . The Maltese Falcon (1941)Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Gladys George, Peter Lorre score
9 . Charade (1963)Cary Grant, Audrey Hepburn, Walter Matthau, James Coburn score
10 . Psycho (1960)Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Vera Miles, John Gavin score
11 . Anatomy of a Murder (1959)James Stewart, Lee Remick, Ben Gazzara, Arthur O'Connell score
12 . Vertigo (1958)James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes, Tom Helmore score
13 . The Barefoot Contessa (1954)Humphrey Bogart, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien, Valentina Cortese score
14 . Mildred Pierce (1945)Joan Crawford, Jack Carson, Zachary Scott, Eve Arden score
15 . Suspicion (1941)Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine, Cedric Hardwicke, Nigel Bruce score
16 . Rebecca (1940)Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders, Judith Anderson score
17 . Dial M for Murder (1954)Ray Milland, Grace Kelly, Robert Cummings, John Williams score
18 . To Catch a Thief (1955)Cary Grant, Grace Kelly, Jessie Royce Landis, John Williams score
19 . Shadow of the Thin Man (1941)William Powell, Myrna Loy, Barry Nelson, Donna Reed score
20 . Sorry, Wrong Number (1948)Barbara Stanwyck, Burt Lancaster, Ann Richards, Wendell Corey score
21 . The Lady Vanishes (1938)Margaret Lockwood, Michael Redgrave, Paul Lukas, May Whitty score
22 . Laura (1944)Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews, Clifton Webb, Vincent Price score
23 . Gaslight (1944)Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman, Joseph Cotten, May Whitty score
24 . The Killers (1946)Burt Lancaster, Ava Gardner, Edmond O'Brien, Albert Dekker score
25 . Lady of Burlesque (1943)Barbara Stanwyck, Iris Adrian, Charles Dingle, J. Edward Bromberg score
26 . The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)Lana Turner, John Garfield, Cecil Kellaway, Hume Cronyn score
27 . To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)Gregory Peck, John Megna, Frank Overton, Rosemary Murphy score
28 . The Blue Dahlia (1946)Alan Ladd, Veronica Lake, William Bendix, Howard Da Silva score
29 . Citizen Kane (1941)Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, Dorothy Comingore, Agnes Moorehead score
30 . The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956)James Stewart, Doris Day, Brenda De Banzie, Bernard Miles score
31 . Strangers on a Train (1951)Farley Granger, Ruth Roman, Robert Walker, Leo G. Carroll score
32 . Bullitt (1968)Steve McQueen, Robert Vaughn, Simon Oakland, Norman Fell score
33 . The Thin Man Goes Home (1945)William Powell, Myrna Loy, Lucile Watson, Gloria DeHaven score
34 . Bad Day at Black Rock (1955)Spencer Tracy, Robert Ryan, Anne Francis, Dean Jagger score
35 . Scarlet Street (1945)Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Dan Duryea, Margaret Lindsay score
36 . Shadow of a Doubt (1943)Teresa Wright, Joseph Cotten, Macdonald Carey, Henry Travers score
37 . Song of the Thin Man (1947)William Powell, Myrna Loy, Keenan Wynn, Dean Stockwell score
38 . Cat People (1942)Simone Simon, Kent Smith, Jack Holt, Alan Napier score
39 . Rope (1948)James Stewart, John Dall, Farley Granger, Cedric Hardwicke score
40 . The Stranger (1946)Edward G. Robinson, Loretta Young, Orson Welles, Richard Long score
41 . In the Heat of the Night (1967)Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates, Lee Grant score
42 . The Black Cat (1934)Boris Karloff, Béla Lugosi, David Manners, Harry Cording score
43 . The Third Man (1949)Joseph Cotten, Alida Valli, Orson Welles, Trevor Howard score
44 . Nosferatu (1922)Max Schreck score
45 . Witness for the Prosecution (1957)Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester score
46 . Foreign Correspondent (1940)Joel McCrea, Laraine Day, Herbert Marshall, George Sanders score
47 . High Sierra (1941)Ida Lupino, Humphrey Bogart, Arthur Kennedy, Joan Leslie score
48 . A Shot in the Dark (1964)Peter Sellers, Elke Sommer, George Sanders, Herbert Lom score
49 . In a Lonely Place (1950)Humphrey Bogart, Gloria Grahame, Frank Lovejoy, Carl Benton Reid score
50 . The Big Heat (1953)Glenn Ford, Gloria Grahame, Alexander Scourby, Lee Marvin score
51 . Night Nurse (1931)Barbara Stanwyck, Ben Lyon, Joan Blondell, Clark Gable score
52 . And Then There Were None (1945)Barry Fitzgerald, Walter Huston, Louis Hayward, Roland Young score
53 . The Mad Miss Manton (1938)Barbara Stanwyck, Henry Fonda, Sam Levene, Stanley Ridges score
54 . Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1953)Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Boris Karloff, Craig Stevens score
55 . The Bad Seed (1956)Nancy Kelly, Patty McCormack, Henry Jones, Eileen Heckart score
56 . Spellbound (1945)Ingrid Bergman, Gregory Peck, Michael Chekhov, Leo G. Carroll score
57 . Rosemary's Baby (1968)Mia Farrow, John Cassavetes, Ruth Gordon, Sidney Blackmer score
58 . The Letter (1940)Bette Davis, Herbert Marshall, James Stephenson, Frieda Inescort score
59 . The 39 Steps (1935)Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll, Lucie Mannheim, Godfrey Tearle score
60 . The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947)Gene Tierney, Rex Harrison, George Sanders, Edna Best score
61 . The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (1939)Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Ida Lupino, Alan Marshal score
62 . The Black Cat (1941)Basil Rathbone, Hugh Herbert, Broderick Crawford, Béla Lugosi score
63 . The Naked City (1948)Barry Fitzgerald, Dorothy Hart, Don Taylor, Frank Conroy score
64 . House of Wax (1953)Vincent Price, Frank Lovejoy, Carolyn Jones, Paul Picerni score
65 . Blowup (1966)Vanessa Redgrave, David Hemmings, John Castle, Peter Bowles score
66 . Dead Reckoning (1947)Humphrey Bogart, Lizabeth Scott, Morris Carnovsky, William Prince score
67 . The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)Richard Greene, Basil Rathbone, Wendy Barrie, Nigel Bruce score
68 . Saboteur (1942)Priscilla Lane, Robert Cummings, Otto Kruger, Alan Baxter score
69 . The Manchurian Candidate (1962)Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey, Janet Leigh, Angela Lansbury score
70 . Lost Horizon (1937)Ronald Colman, Jane Wyatt, Edward Everett Horton, John Howard score
71 . Big Brown Eyes (1936)Cary Grant, Joan Bennett, Walter Pidgeon, Lloyd Nolan score
72 . Detour (1945)Tim Ryan, Esther Howard score
73 . The Trouble with Harry (1955)John Forsythe, Shirley MacLaine, Edmund Gwenn, Mildred Natwick score
74 . The Dark Corner (1946)Lucille Ball, Clifton Webb, William Bendix, Mark Stevens score
75 . The Lady from Shanghai (1947)Rita Hayworth, Orson Welles, Everett Sloane, Ted de Corsia score
76 . A Letter to Three Wives (1949)Jeanne Crain, Linda Darnell, Ann Sothern, Kirk Douglas score
77 . The Scarlet Claw (1944)Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Arthur Hohl, Miles Mander score
78 . Crossfire (1947)Robert Young, Robert Mitchum, Robert Ryan, Gloria Grahame score
79 . 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester, Leonard Rossiter score
80 . Algiers (1938)Charles Boyer, Hedy Lamarr, Joseph Calleia, Alan Hale Sr. score
81 . Kiss Me Deadly (1955)Albert Dekker, Wesley Addy, Cloris Leachman, Gaby Rodgers score
82 . Village of the Damned (1960)George Sanders, Bernard Archard, Richard Vernon score
83 . The Pearl of Death (1944)Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Dennis Hoey, Evelyn Ankers score
84 . The Woman in Green (1945)Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Henry Daniell, Mary Gordon score
85 . Sherlock Holmes Faces Death (1943)Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Dennis Hoey, Halliwell Hobbes score
86 . Kings Row (1942)Ann Sheridan, Robert Cummings, Ronald Reagan, Betty Field score
87 . Niagara (1953)Marilyn Monroe, Joseph Cotten, Jean Peters, Max Showalter score
88 . Diplomatic Courier (1952)Tyrone Power, Patricia Neal, Stephen McNally, Hildegard Knef score
89 . Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon (1943)Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Lionel Atwill, Kaaren Verne score
90 . Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror (1942)Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Evelyn Ankers, Reginald Denny score
91 . 7 Faces of Dr. Lao (1964)Tony Randall, Barbara Eden, Arthur O'Connell, Noah Beery Jr. score
92 . Sherlock Holmes in Washington (1943)Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Marjorie Lord, Henry Daniell score
93 . The Mask of Dimitrios (1944)Sydney Greenstreet, Zachary Scott, Faye Emerson, Peter Lorre score
94 . The Glass Bottom Boat (1966)Doris Day, Rod Taylor, Arthur Godfrey, John McGiver score
95 . D.O.A. (1950)Edmond O'Brien, Pamela Britton, Luther Adler, Frank Cady score
96 . Forbidden Planet (1956)Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis, Leslie Nielsen, Warren Stevens score
97 . Lady in the Lake (1947)Robert Montgomery, Audrey Totter, Lloyd Nolan, Tom Tully score
98 . The House of Fear (1945)Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Aubrey Mather, Dennis Hoey score
99 . Ride the Pink Horse (1947)Robert Montgomery, Thomas Gomez, Richard Gaines, Martin Garralaga score
100 . Night of the Living Dead (1968)Karl Hardman, George A. Romero, Russell Streiner score

This chart uses a weighted rating based on the average rating per film and the number of votes per film.