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List of the best 2012 mystery movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. These are all the mystery movies that defined the year 2012, so vote for your favorites and help them rise to the top. This poll is also a great resource for finding new movies that you haven't already seen, especially since you can watch trailers for each film right on this page. To make sure this list is as accurate as possible, please don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it.

A list made up of movies like Prometheus and Dark Shadows. This isn't necessarily a list of all mystery movies from 2012, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.

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Prometheus Charlize Theron, Michael Fassbender, Idris Elba

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Silent Hill: Revelation Sean Bean, Carrie-Anne Moss, Malcolm McDowell

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The Bourne Legacy Rachel Weisz, Edward Norton, Jeremy Renner

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The Imposter Adam O'Brian, Ken Appledorn, Amparo Fontanet

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The Cabin in the Woods Chris Hemsworth, Sigourney Weaver, Amy Acker

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Sinister Ethan Hawke, Vincent D'Onofrio, Fred Thompson - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Safe House Denzel Washington, Ryan Reynolds, Vera Farmiga

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Passion Rachel McAdams, Noomi Rapace, Karoline Herfurth - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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In the Woods Famke Janssen, Moby, Terrence Howard

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The Killing Game is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Mystery Movies of 2012
The Killing Game Laura Prepon, Naomi Judd, Jamie Bloch

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Alex Cross Tyler Perry, Rachel Nichols, Matthew Fox

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The Tall Man Jessica Biel, Jodelle Ferland, William B. Davis

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The Pact Caity Lotz, Kathleen Rose Perkins, Agnes Bruckner - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Odd Thomas 50 Cent, Willem Dafoe, Patton Oswalt

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The East Ellen Page, Alexander Skarsgård, Julia Ormond

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The Time Being Sarah Paulson, Frank Langella, Wes Bentley

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The Disappeared Billy Campbell, Shawn Doyle, Brian Downey

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Red Lights Robert De Niro, Sigourney Weaver, Elizabeth Olsen

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Thale Silje Reinåmo, Jon Sigve Skard, Erlend Nervold - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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In the House Kristin Scott Thomas, Emmanuelle Seigner, Fabrice Luchini - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Gone Amanda Seyfried, Jennifer Carpenter, Sebastian Stan

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Dark Shadows Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Chloë Grace Moretz

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419 Ned Thorne, Ezra Mabengeza, Lindsay Goranson

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Atlas Shrugged: Part II Sean Hannity, Samantha Mathis, Teller

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Resolution Sarah Oliver, Zahn McClarnon, Bill Oberst Jr.

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Flying Blind Helen McCrory, Kenneth Cranham, Tristan Gemmill

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Loot Saugat Malla, Reecha Sharma, Dayahang Rai

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The Healing Kim Chiu, Janice de Belen, Pokwang

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Freelancers Robert De Niro, 50 Cent, Dana Delany

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Ace Attorney Akira Emoto, Mirei Kiritani, Kimiko Yo

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Helpless Song Ha-yoon, Kim Min-hee, Duek-mun Choi

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The Words Olivia Wilde, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Meeting Evil Samuel L. Jackson, Leslie Bibb, Peyton List

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Painted Skin: The Resurrection Zhao Wei, Yang Mi, Feng Shaofeng

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Branded Leelee Sobieski, Max von Sydow, Jeffrey Tambor

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Wish You Were Here Teresa Palmer, Joel Edgerton, Antony Starr

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Sunset Stories Jim Parsons, Lee Meriwether, Zosia Mamet

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Dangerous Liaisons Zhang Ziyi, Cecilia Cheung, Jang Dong-gun

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Talaash Kareena Kapoor, Rani Mukerji, Aamir Khan

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Bad Kids Go to Hell Judd Nelson, Ben Browder, Eloise Broady

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Deadline Eric Roberts, J. D. Souther, D'Army Bailey

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Earthbound David Morrissey, Rafe Spall, Ned Dennehy - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Red Herring Holly Valance, Stephanie McIntosh, Vincent Pastore

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High School Reunion Terror Paula Patton, Wentworth Miller, Becki Newton

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Butterflies & Lightning Paz Vega, Sônia Braga, Alfonso Arau

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Jawan of Vellimala Mammootty, Mamta Mohandas, Sreenivasan

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Recalled Bow Wow, Aidan Quinn, Reshma Shetty

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Culling Hens Heather Matarazzo, Tom Guiry, Colman Domingo