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The Best Movies With Murder in the Title  

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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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Intentions of Murder is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
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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Wanted for Murder is listed (or ranked) 2 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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Murder on a Bridle Path is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
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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Murder on a Honeymoon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
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 Party is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
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 on the Blackboard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
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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Dial M for Murder is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Grace Kelly, Alfred Hitchcock, Ray Milland
This film is a 1954 3-D American thriller film in Warnercolor directed by Alfred Hitchcock, starring Ray Milland, Grace Kelly, and Robert Cummings. The screenplay and the successful stage play ...more
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Anatomy of a Murder is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
James Stewart, George C. Scott, Lee Remick
This film is a 1959 American courtroom 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 Supreme Court ...more
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Of Murder And Memory is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Of Murder And Memory
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I Dream of Murder is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Jolene Blalock, Martin Cummins
I Dream of Murder is a television film directed by Neill Fearnley and starring Jolene Blalock and Martin Cummins.
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Murder in the Private Car is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Charlie Ruggles, Mary Carlisle, Una Merkel
Murder in the Private Car is a 1934 mystery romance film written by Ralph Spence, Edgar Allan Woolf, Al Boasberg and Harvey F. Thew, and directed by Harry Beaumont; based on the play The Rear ...more
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Murder in the Music Hall is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Ann Rutherford, Jerome Cowan, Vera Ralston
Murder in the Music Hall is a 1946 American musical mystery film starring Vera Ralston, William Marshall, Helen Walker, and Nancy Kelly. The movie involves a murder in Radio City Music Hall with ...more
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Killer: A Journal of Murder is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
James Woods, Cara Buono, Steve Forrest
Killer: A Journal of Murder is a 1995 American drama film written and directed by Tim Metcalfe. It is based on the life of serial killer Carl Panzram, and uses passages of his biography. James ...more
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Mr. Murder is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Kaley Cuoco, James Coburn, Stephen Baldwin
Mr. Murder is a 1998 thriller film directed by Dick Lowry.
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Confession of Murder is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
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) 16 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
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Mystic Circle Murder is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Arthur Gardner, Jimmy Aubrey, Betty Compson
Mystic Circle Murder is a 1938 film written by Frank O'Connor and Charles R. Condon and directed by Frank O'Connor.
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Murder in the Fleet is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Robert Taylor, Una Merkel, Jean Parker
Murder In the Fleet is a 1935 American murder mystery/comedy-drama film set aboard the USS Carolina. Released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, the film was directed by Edward Sedgwick and stars Robert ...more
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Passport to Murder is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
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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Signpost to Murder is listed (or ranked) 20 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 in the Heartland is listed (or ranked) 21 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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Mike Hammer: Murder Takes All is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Jim Carrey, Lynda Carter, Lyle Alzado
Mike Hammer: Murder Takes All is a 1989 mystery crime thriller television film. It starred Stacy Keach, former Wonder Woman actress Lynda Carter, Michelle Phillips and the pre-stardom Jim ...more
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Murder by Death is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Maggie Smith, Peter Sellers, Alec Guinness
This film 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, Maggie ...more
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Murder On Pleasant Drive is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Murder On Pleasant Drive
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Murder Without Conviction is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Murder in the Title
Patty Duke, Rodger Bumpass, Daryl Sabara
Murder without conviction is a 2004 drama/mistery film written by Lee Harris and Bruce Franklin Singer and directed by Kevin Connor