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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.

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

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Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, Roman Polanski

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Grace Kelly, James Stewart, Alfred Hitchcock

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Gene Tierney, Clifton Webb, Judith Anderson

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Orson Welles, Trevor Howard, Joseph Cotten

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Humphrey Bogart, Peter Lorre, Mary Astor

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Cary Grant, Alfred Hitchcock, Eva Marie Saint

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Isabella Rossellini, Dennis Hopper, Laura Dern

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Grace Kelly, Alfred Hitchcock, Ray Milland

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