Entertainment The Best G-Rated Mystery Movies  

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List of G-Rated mystery movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best G-Rated mystery movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest G-Rated mystery movie of all time is. This list of popular G-Rated mystery movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top G-Rated mystery movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great G-Rated mystery films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific G-Rated mystery film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

List movies include 2001: A Space Odyssey, Benji and many additional movies as well.

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What kind of directors have worked on Mystery G movies in the past? Stanley Kubrick and Robert Wise both have, as have other great directors.

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Arthur C. Clarke, Leonard Rossiter, Ed Bishop
2001: A Space Odyssey is a 1968 epic science fiction film produced and directed by Stanley Kubrick. The screenplay was written by Kubrick and Arthur C. Clarke, and was partially inspired by ...more
15 5
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Bob Newhart, Eva Gabor, Geraldine Page
The Rescuers is a 1977 American animated adventure film produced by Walt Disney Productions and first released on June 22, 1977 by Buena Vista Distribution. The 23rd film in the Walt Disney ...more
10 3
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John Candy, Bob Newhart, George C. Scott
The Rescuers Down Under is a 1990 American animated adventure film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures on November 16, 1990. Set in the Australian ...more
11 4
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Vincent Price, Basil Rathbone, Frank Welker
The Great Mouse Detective is a 1986 American animated mystery film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation, originally released to movie theaters on July 2, 1986 by Walt Disney Pictures. The ...more
8 2
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Christopher Lee, Bette Davis, Kim Richards
Return from Witch Mountain is the 1978 sequel to Walt Disney Productions' 1975 film, Escape to Witch Mountain. It was written by Malcolm Marmorstein and is based on the novel by Alexander Key. ...more
8 2
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Ron Perlman, Jeremy Piven, Virginia Madsen
Scooby-Doo in Where's My Mummy? is the ninth in a series of direct-to-video animated films based upon the Scooby-Doo Saturday morning cartoons. The gang is in Egypt, where a curse by the last ...more
9 3
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Roddy McDowall, Hayley Mills, Elsa Lanchester
That Darn Cat! is a 1965 American Walt Disney Productions thriller comedy film starring Hayley Mills and Dean Jones. The film was based on the book Undercover Cat by Gordon and Mildred Gordon ...more
9 3
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John Cleese, Diana Rigg, Jim Henson
The Great Muppet Caper is a 1981 mystery musical comedy film directed by Jim Henson. It is the second of a series of live-action musical feature films, starring Jim Henson's Muppets. This film ...more
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Edgar Buchanan, Frances Bavier, Peter Breck
This tail-wagging tale begins as Benji visits his pals Cindy and Paul, whose father Paul Chapman, won't let them give the mutt a home. But the shaggy stray changes his mind by saving the day ...more
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Kim Richards, Kyle Richards, Ray Milland
Escape to Witch Mountain is a 1975 film based on the novel Escape to Witch Mountain by Alexander Key. It was produced by Walt Disney Productions, released by Buena Vista Distribution Company and ...more
7 4
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Alan Arkin, Barry Foster, Frank Finlay
Inspector Clouseau is a 1968 United Artists feature film, the third in the Pink Panther film series. It was directed by Bud Yorkin, written by Frank Waldman and Tom Waldman and stars Alan Arkin ...more
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Ed Nelson, Peter Bowles, Bridget Armstrong
Benji’s family is en route to a vacation in Greece when a fellow passenger “borrows” Benji for just long enough to tattoo a mysterious message on his paw.  Separated from the family in ...more
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Paula Kelly, David Wayne, Arthur Hill
The Andromeda Strain is a 1971 American science fiction film produced and directed by Robert Wise. Based on Michael Crichton's 1969 novel of the same name and adapted by Nelson Gidding, the film ...more
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George C. Scott, Joanne Woodward, Rue McClanahan
They Might Be Giants is a 1971 film based on the play of the same name starring George C. Scott and Joanne Woodward. Occasionally cited mistakenly as a Broadway play, it never in fact opened in ...more
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Cloris Leachman, Melora Hardin, Alan Hale
The North Avenue Irregulars is a 1979 film produced by Walt Disney Productions, distributed by Buena Vista Distribution Company, and starring Edward Herrmann, Barbara Harris, Karen Valentine and ...more
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Marc Lawrence, Leon Ames, Keye Luke
Charlie Chan investigates the murder of a singer upon her return to the USA. With the help of #1 Son, of course.
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Dick Van Dyke, Edward G. Robinson, Jack Elam
Never a Dull Moment is a 1968 film from Walt Disney Productions. It stars Dick Van Dyke and Edward G. Robinson and was directed by Jerry Paris. The script by AJ Carothers was based on a novel by ...more
1 6
Rollin' Plains is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best G-Rated Mystery Movies
Rollin' Plains Tex Ritter, Snub Pollard, Ed Cassidy
Rollin' Plains is a 1938 American film directed by Albert Herman.