Best Mystery Movies on Netflix to Watch Right Now

Best Mystery Movies on Netflix
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Netflix is nothing if not a goldmine of content, with basically something to watch for everyone, and today we are making a list of the best mystery movies on Netflix you can watch right now. The list we are making will not be ranked.

Shutter Island (2010)

Directed by the great Martin Scorsese, this mystery thriller named Shutter Island stars Leonardo DiCaprio in the lead role again alongside Ben Kingsley, Mark Ruffalo, and Michelle Williams.

The official synopsis by Netflix for Shutter Island is:

A U.S. marshal’s troubling visions compromise his investigation into the disappearance of a patient from a hospital for the criminally insane.

I Am The Pretty Thing That Lives in The House (2016)

This 2016 mystery thriller film was written and directed by Oz Perkins and it stars Ruth Wilson, Lucy Boynton, and Bob Balaban.

The official synopsis for I Am The Pretty Thing That Lives in The House is:

A nervous nurse who scares easily finds herself caring for an ailing horror novelist while living in a house with hidden secrets.

Double Jeopardy (1999)

Directed by Bruce Beresford this 1999 crime mystery film didn’t earn critical appraise but since then it has found a devoted fanbase. Double Jeopardy stars Ashley Judd, Tommy Lee Jones, and Bruce Greenwood.

The official synopsis for Double Jeopardy is:

After being framed and serving time for her husband’s supposed murder, Libby decides to kill her “late” husband for good.

Sherlock Holmes (2009)

This Sherlock Holmes adaptation by Guy Ritchie Stars Robert Downey Jr. as Sherlock Holmes and Jude Law as Dr. Watson, and the rest of the cast includes Rachel McAdams, Kelly Reilly, and Mark Strong.

The official synopsis for Sherlock Holmes by Netflix is:

The game is afoot for an eccentric detective who must use his brains and brawn to track down a nefarious nemesis with the help of his partner.

Lost Girls (2020)

Lost Girls was directed by Liz Garbus and it was written by Robert Kolker, the film stars Amy Ryan, Thomasin McKenzie, Gabriel Byrne, and Oona Laurence.

The official synopsis for Lost Girls by Netflix is:

Desperate to find her missing daughter, a mother fights to uncover the truth — and helps expose a string of unsolved murders. Based on a true story.

Hold the Dark (2018)

This Netflix original thriller adventure film was directed by Jeremy Saulnier, and it was written by Macon Blair. Hold the Dark stars Alexander Skarsgård, Riley Keough, James Badge Dale, and Jeffrey Wright.

The official synopsis for Hold the Dark by Netflix is:

In the grim Alaskan winter, a naturalist hunts for wolves blamed for killing a local boy, but he soon finds himself swept into a chilling mystery.

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