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List of the AFI’s Top Mystery Movies. In 2008 the American Film Institute honored America’s 10 greatest films in 10 classic film genres, of which Mystery was one. These were chosen from a ballot of 500 nominated films, to a jury of over 1500 leaders in the film industry. The ballot include films from 1915 to 2006.

Vertigo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list AFI’s Top 10 Mystery Films
Vertigo James Stewart, Kim Novak, Alfred Hitchcock

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Chinatown Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, Roman Polanski

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Rear Window Grace Kelly, James Stewart, Alfred Hitchcock

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Laura Gene Tierney, Clifton Webb, Judith Anderson

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The Third Man Orson Welles, Trevor Howard, Joseph Cotten

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The Maltese Falcon Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre, Mary Astor

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North by Northwest Cary Grant, Alfred Hitchcock, Eva Marie Saint

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Blue Velvet Isabella Rossellini, Dennis Hopper, Laura Dern

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Dial M for Murder Grace Kelly, Alfred Hitchcock, Ray Milland

The Usual Suspects is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list AFI’s Top 10 Mystery Films
The Usual Suspects Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro, Gabriel Byrne