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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with murder in the name? This list ranks the best movies with murder in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with murder in the name? The old Hitchcock movie Dial M For Murder comes certainly comes to mind, even if it is over 50 years old. This is kind of an odd way to categorize movies, but that's also why it's so fun! There are probably one or two movies with murder in the title that you instantly think of, but you might be surprised how many others there are too as you scroll through this list.

This ranked poll of films with murder in the title includes movies like Dial M for Murder, Murder by Death, and Murder on the Orient Express. Don't forget that this list is interactive, meaning you can vote the film names up or down depending on much you liked each movie that has the word murder in it.

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Murder by Death is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder by Death Maggie Smith, Peter Sellers, Alec Guinness Murder by Death is a 1976 American mystery comedy film with a cast featuring Eileen Brennan, Truman Capote, James Coco, Peter Falk, Alec Guinness, Elsa Lanchester, David Niven, Peter Sellers, ...more

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Murder on the Orient Express is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder on the Orient Express Sean Connery, Ingrid Bergman, Lauren Bacall Murder on the Orient Express is a 1974 British Technicolor mystery film directed by Sidney Lumet, starring Albert Finney as Hercule Poirot, and based on the 1934 novel Murder on the Orient ...more

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Murder by Numbers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder by Numbers Sandra Bullock, Ryan Gosling, Nick Offerman Murder by Numbers is a 2002 psychological thriller film produced and directed by Barbet Schroeder. It stars Sandra Bullock, Ben Chaplin, Ryan Gosling and Michael Pitt. It is loosely based on the ...more

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Anatomy of a Murder is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Anatomy of a Murder James Stewart, George C. Scott, Lee Remick Anatomy of a Murder is a 1959 American courtroom crime drama film. It was directed by Otto Preminger and adapted by Wendell Mayes from the best-selling novel of the same name written by Michigan ...more

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Manhattan Murder Mystery is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Manhattan Murder Mystery Woody Allen, Diane Keaton, Anjelica Huston Manhattan Murder Mystery is a comedy murder mystery film, directed by and starring Woody Allen and written by Woody Allen and Marshall Brickman.

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Dial M for Murder is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Dial M for Murder Grace Kelly, Alfred Hitchcock, Ray Milland Dial M for Murder is a 1954 3-D American crime thriller film in Warnercolor directed by Alfred Hitchcock, starring Ray Milland, Grace Kelly, and Robert Cummings. The screenplay and the ...more

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Murder in the First is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder in the First Gary Oldman, Kevin Bacon, William H. Macy Murder in the First is a largely fictitious 1995 film, directed by Marc Rocco, about a petty criminal named Henri Young who is put on trial for murder in the first degree. The film also stars ...more

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Murder at the Gallop is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder at the Gallop Robert Morley, Margaret Rutherford, Flora Robson Murder at the Gallop is the second of four Miss Marple films made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was based on the novel After the Funeral by Agatha Christie, and starred Margaret Rutherford as Miss ...more

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A Perfect Murder is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
A Perfect Murder Gwyneth Paltrow, Viggo Mortensen, Michael Douglas A Perfect Murder is a 1998 American thriller film directed by Andrew Davis and starring Michael Douglas, Gwyneth Paltrow and Viggo Mortensen. It is a modern remake of Alfred Hitchcock's 1954 ...more

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Memories of Murder is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Memories of Murder Song Kang-Ho, Park Hae-il, Kim Roi-ha Memories of Murder is a 2003 South Korean crime-drama film directed by Bong Joon-ho. It is based on the true story of the Korea's first serial murder in history, which took place between 1986 ...more

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Murder in New Hampshire: The P... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart Story Helen Hunt, Chad Allen, Ken Howard Murder in New Hampshire: The Pamela Wojas Smart is a 1991 crime drama thriller film written by William Wood and directed by Joyce Chopra.

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Murder at 1600 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder at 1600 Diane Lane, Wesley Snipes, Alan Alda Murder at 1600 is a 1997 action film starring Wesley Snipes, Diane Lane, Dennis Miller, Ronny Cox, Daniel Benzali, and Alan Alda. The 1600 in the title refers to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, the ...more

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Bloody Murder is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Bloody Murder Jessica Morris, Justin Martin, Patrick Cavanaugh Bloody Murder is a teen slasher film written by John R. Stevenson and directed by Ralph S. Portillo. It was released on September 12, 2000. The film has been highly criticized since its release ...more

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Murder on Flight 502 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder on Flight 502 Farrah Fawcett, Danny Bonaduce, Sonny Bono Murder On Flight 502 is a 1975 American made-for-television movie directed by George McCowan. The film stars Robert Stack, Sonny Bono and Farrah Fawcett-Majors, along with an all-star ensemble ...more

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Accused of Murder is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Accused of Murder Lee Van Cleef, Virginia Grey, Sidney Blackmer Accused of Murder is a 1956 color film noir, based on the novel Vanity Row by W. R. Burnett and directed and produced by Joseph Kane. Accused of Murder was filmed in Trucolor and stars David ...more

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Murder in Texas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder in Texas Farrah Fawcett, Sam Elliott, Andy Griffith Murder in Texas is a 1981 television film that starred Katharine Ross, Sam Elliott, Farrah Fawcett, and Andy Griffith. The film was directed by William Hale, and was based on a true story; that ...more

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How to Murder Your Wife is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
How to Murder Your Wife Jack Lemmon, Virna Lisi, Claire Trevor How to Murder Your Wife is a 1965 American comedy film starring Jack Lemmon and Virna Lisi. It was directed by Richard Quine, who also directed Lemmon in My Sister Eileen, It Happened to Jane, ...more

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The Bishop Murder Case is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
The Bishop Murder Case Basil Rathbone, Roland Young, Delmer Daves The Bishop Murder Case is a 1930 mystery film directed by Nick Grinde, starring Basil Rathbone, Leila Hyams and Roland Young. Nine years before his role of Sherlock Holmes, Basil Rathbone ...more

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The Murder of Mary Phagan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
The Murder of Mary Phagan Kevin Spacey, William H. Macy, Jack Lemmon The Murder of Mary Phagan, a 1988 two-part American TV miniseries written by Larry McMurtry, produced by George Stevens, Jr., directed by William "Billy" Hale, starring Jack Lemmon and ...more

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A Murder of Crows is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
A Murder of Crows Cuba Gooding Jr., Tom Berenger, Mark Pellegrino A Murder of Crows is a 1998 thriller film directed by Rowdy Herrington and starring Cuba Gooding Jr. and Tom Berenger.

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The Truth About Murder is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
The Truth About Murder Ellen Corby, Tommy Noonan, Bonita Granville The Truth About Murder is a 1964 mystery film written by Lawrence Kimble, Hilda Gordon, and Eric Taylor and directed by Lew Landers.

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The Murder Game is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
The Murder Game Dyan Cannon, Gerald Sim, Conrad Phillips The Murder Game is a 1965 British crime film starring Ken Scott, Marla Landi, Trader Faulkner, Conrad Phillips and directed by Sidney Salkow. The film was distributed by Twentieth Century-Fox.

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Mike's Murder is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Mike's Murder Debra Winger, Paul Winfield, Darrell Larson Mike's Murder is a 1984 film, written and directed by James Bridges, and starring Debra Winger, Mark Keyloun and Paul Winfield.

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Bloody Murder 2: Closing Camp is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Bloody Murder 2: Closing Camp Tiffany Shepis Bloody Murder 2: Closing Camp is an American slasher film released in 2003. It was the follow-up to Bloody Murder.

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Posed for Murder is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Posed for Murder Charlotte Kemp, William Beckwith, Michael Merrins Posed for Murder is a 1989 thriller film written by Chuck Dickerson and John A. Gallagher and directed by Brian Thomas Jones.

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Murder Island is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder Island Erik Lundin, Maja Christenson, Marie Magnusson

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Murder by Decree is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder by Decree Donald Sutherland, Christopher Plummer, John Gielgud Murder by Decree is a 1979 British-Canadian mystery thriller film directed by Bob Clark. It features the Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson characters created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, who are ...more

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Murder in a Small Town is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder in a Small Town Gene Wilder, Frances Conroy, Terry O'Quinn Murder in a Small Town is 1999 American television film produced and broadcast by the A&E Network. The period mystery stars Gene Wilder as Larry "Cash" Carter, a stage director, ...more

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Murder is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder Mallika Sherawat, Emraan Hashmi, Rajendranath Zutshi Murder is a 2004 Hindi erotic thriller film directed by Anurag Basu and produced by Mukesh Bhatt. It stars Mallika Sherawat, Emraan Hashmi and Ashmit Patel in lead roles and is set in Bangkok, ...more

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Murder on the Blackboard is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder on the Blackboard Edna May Oliver, Regis Toomey, James Gleason Murder on the Blackboard is a mystery film starring Edna May Oliver as schoolteacher Hildegarde Withers and James Gleason as Police Inspector Oscar Piper. Together, they investigate a murder at ...more

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Murder Party is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder Party Beau Sia, Bill Tangradi, Alex Barnett Murder Party is an American comedy-horror film directed by Jeremy Saulnier. It was shot in Brooklyn, New York. It was given the Audience Award for Best Feature at the 2007 Slamdance Film ...more

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Murder in the Heartland is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder in the Heartland Renée Zellweger, Tim Roth, Randy Quaid 17 robberies... 11 murders... 6 states... 2 lovers... 1 camera... A film crew sets out to find answers to the worst crime spree in years, and uncovers a secret they never dreamed - the ...more

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Murder on a Bridle Path is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder on a Bridle Path James Gleason, Frank Reicher, Christian Rub Murder on a Bridle Path is a 1936 mystery comedy film based on the story by Stuart Palmer, written by Dorothy Yost, Thomas Lennon, Edmund H. North and James Gow, and directed by William Hamilton ...more

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Wanted for Murder is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Wanted for Murder Stanley Holloway, Barbara Everest, Kathleen Harrison Wanted for Murder is a 1946 British crime film directed by Lawrence Huntington.

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Intentions of Murder is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Intentions of Murder Tanie Kitabayashi, Kazuo Kitamura, Taiji Tonoyama Unholy Desire or Intentions of Murder is a 1964 Japanese film by director Shohei Imamura. This film embodies many of the central interests in Imamura's career including strong, lower-class women ...more

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Murder on a Honeymoon is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder on a Honeymoon Edna May Oliver, Leo G. Carroll, James Gleason Murder on a Honeymoon is an American 1935 mystery film starring Edna May Oliver and James Gleason. This was the third and last time Oliver portrayed astute schoolteacher Hildegarde Withers and ...more

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Murder in Peyton Place is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder in Peyton Place Stella Stevens, Catherine Bach, Dorothy Malone Murder in Peyton Place is a 1977 television film directed by Bruce Kessler. The film is based on the TV series Peyton Place, which aired from 1964 to 1969, and it was billed as a reunion movie. ...more

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Murder Was the Case is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder Was the Case Snoop Dogg, Tupac Shakur, Dr. Dre Murder Was the Case is a 1994 short film and soundtrack album starring Snoop Doggy Dogg. The 18 minute film was directed by Dr. Dre and Fab Five Freddy and chronicles the fictional death of ...more

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Murder Over New York is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder Over New York Sidney Toler Murder Over New York is a 1940 film directed by Harry Lachman.

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A Little Thing Called Murder is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
A Little Thing Called Murder Alexander Ludwig, Jonathan Jackson, Judy Davis A Little Thing Called Murder is a 2006 drama television film starring Judy Davis and Jonathan Jackson and directed by Richard Benjamin. Made by Stonemade Entertainment for Lifetime TV, the film ...more

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Title to Murder is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Title to Murder Maureen McCormick, Christopher Atkins, Janet Borgman Title to Murder is a 2001 independent film directed by Stephen Furst, starring Maureen McCormick and Christopher Atkins, and based on a story by C. Lee Tocci. It had its premiere at the Cannes ...more

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Murder on a Sunday Morning is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder on a Sunday Morning Murder on a Sunday Morning is a documentary film by French filmmaker Jean-Xavier de Lestrade. Its subject is the Brenton Butler case, a criminal case in which a fifteen-year-old boy was ...more

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Murder a la Mod is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder a la Mod Lionel Stander, Barry Newman, Jared Martin Murder a la Mod is a 1968 film directed by Brian De Palma. The film was released in one cinema in New York City. It quickly disappeared not long after and was thought lost. However, the film was ...more

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Rehearsal for Murder is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Rehearsal for Murder Jeff Goldblum, Lynn Redgrave, Patrick Macnee Rehearsal for Murder is a 1982 murder mystery television film that starred Robert Preston and Lynn Redgrave, and directed by David Greene. The script, written by Richard Levinson and William ...more

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Signpost to Murder is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Signpost to Murder Joanne Woodward, Alan Napier, Stuart Whitman Signpost to Murder is a 1964 film directed by George Englund.

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Murder Most Foul is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder Most Foul Dennis Price, James Bolam, Francesca Annis Murder Most Foul is the third of four Miss Marple films made by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Loosely based on the novel "Mrs McGinty's Dead" by Agatha Christie, it stars Margaret Rutherford as ...more

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Mr. Murder is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Mr. Murder Kaley Cuoco, James Coburn, Stephen Baldwin Mr. Murder is a 1998 thriller film directed by Dick Lowry.

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Passport to Murder is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Passport to Murder Connie Sellecca, Ed Marinaro, Peter Bowles Passport to Murder is a 1993 crime thriller film written by Alfred Monacella and directed by David Hemmings.

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Confession of Murder is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Confession of Murder Park Shi Hoo, Kim Young-Ae, Jung Jae-young Confession of Murder is a 2012 South Korean action thriller film directed by Jung Byung-gil, that is starring Jung Jae-young and Park Si-hoo. It is about a police officer who is haunted for ...more

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Murder in a Blue World is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder in a Blue World Sue Lyon, Christopher Mitchum, Jean Sorel Una gota de sangre para morir amando is a 1973 Spanish science fiction/crime film directed by Eloy de la Iglesia and starring Sue Lyon, Christopher Mitchum and Jean Sorel. Set in the near ...more