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The next time you're in the mood for a psychologically thrilling, Whodunit mystery movie, the best mystery movies streaming on Hulu are sure to pique your interest. From Sherlock Holmes to Angels of Darkness, this list of mystery films on Hulu has it all.

Right at the top of the list of mystery movies streaming on Hulu is the Millennium trilogy based on the best-selling books; The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets’ Nest and The Girl Who Played with Fire. Also on the list are The Amityville Horror, a mystery/ghost story; Oldboy, the critically acclaimed Korean film; and, of course, Sherlock Holmes: The Hound of the Baskervilles. Finally, don’t miss the film that makes sitting in your own living room terrifying, Crawlspace.

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West of Thunder is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
West of Thunder When a mysterious stranger visits a small town in 1899, eerie, deadly events follow him, and the local Native American leader must choose to respond either with revenge or integrity.

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The Girl with the Dragon Tatto... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Michael Nyqvist, Noomi Rapace, Lena Endre The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo is a 2011 Swedish-American mystery thriller film based on the novel of the same name by Stieg Larsson. This film adaptation was directed by David Fincher and ...more

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Sherlock Holmes: The Last Vamp... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Sherlock Holmes: The Last Vampyre Jeremy Brett, Edward Hardwicke, Juliet Aubrey An English vicar alerts Sherlock Holmes (Jeremy Brett) and Dr. Watson (Edward Hardwicke) to a newcomer who frequents the local graveyard.

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The Amityville Horror is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Amityville Horror Chloë Grace Moretz, Ryan Reynolds, Rachel Nichols The Amityville Horror is a 2005 American horror film directed by Andrew Douglas. It is a remake of the 1979 film of the same name which itself was based on the novel of the same name by Jay ...more

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The Girl Who Played with Fire is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Girl Who Played with Fire Noomi Rapace, Per Oscarsson, Lena Endre The Girl Who Played with Fire is a 2009 Swedish thriller film directed by Daniel Alfredson, and the sequel to The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. It is based on the best-selling novel of the same ...more

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Sherlock Holmes: The Hound of ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Sherlock Holmes: The Hound of the Baskervilles Sir Charles Baskerville has suffered an unusual death, causing some to say he was yet another victim of the dreaded family curse, which warns of a fabled hellhound haunting the Scottish moors. Not one prone to superstition, Sherlock Holmes (Jeremy Brett) thinks something else is afoot.

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The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest is the third and final novel in the best-selling Millennium series by Swedish writer Stieg Larsson. The novel is the sequel to The Girl Who Played with ...more

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Gone Dark is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Gone Dark Lauren Bacall, Claire Forlani, Pete Postlethwaite Undercover drug agent (Claire Forlani) has been undercover for too long. The line between her job and her assumed lifestyle as girlfriend to the crime boss (Pete Postelthwaite) has become blurred. Gone Dark is a 2004 film directed by Lewin Webb. PLOT: Undercover drug agent (Claire Forlani) has been 'in' too long. The line between her job and her assumed lifestyle as girlfriend to the ...more

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The Other Man is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Other Man Liam Neeson, Antonio Banderas, Laura Linney The Other Man is a 2008 British-American drama film directed by Richard Eyre. It stars Liam Neeson and Antonio Banderas as competitors for a woman's love, The film was a flop, failing to reach ...more

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Oldboy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Oldboy Choi Min-sik, Yoo Ji-tae, Oh Dal-su Oldboy is a 2003 South Korean mystery thriller neo-noir film directed by Park Chan-wook. It is based on the Japanese manga of the same name written by Nobuaki Minegishi and Garon Tsuchiya. ...more

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Charade is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Charade Audrey Hepburn, Cary Grant, James Coburn Charade is a 1963 Technicolor American romantic comedy/mystery film directed by Stanley Donen, written by Peter Stone and Marc Behm, and starring Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn. The cast also ...more

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Carnival of Souls is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Carnival of Souls Reza Badiyi, Herk Harvey, Candace Hilligoss Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Carnival of Souls is a 1962 independent horror film starring Candace Hilligoss. Produced and directed by Herk Harvey for an estimated $33,000, the film did not gain widespread attention when ...more

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Sorrow is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Sorrow Every good feeds on evil.

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Alone with Her is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Alone with Her Ana Claudia Talancón, Colin Hanks, Jordana Spiro Alone with Her is a 2006 American suspense film directed by Eric Nicholas about a tech-savvy stalker who uses spy cameras to force his way into the life of a young woman. The film tells the ...more

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Blue Steel is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Blue Steel Jamie Lee Curtis, Tom Sizemore, Richard Jenkins Blue Steel is a 1989 American action thriller film directed by Kathryn Bigelow, and starring Jamie Lee Curtis, Ron Silver and Clancy Brown. Blue Steel was originally set to be released by ...more

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Love and Terror on the Howling... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Love and Terror on the Howling Plains of Nowhere Author Poe Ballantine investigates the disappearance of a brilliant mathematics professor, who then is found tied to a tree and burned beyond recognition. Love and Terror on the Howling Plains of Nowhere is a 2014 documentary film directed by Dave Jannetta.

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Panic Button is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Panic Button Renee Olstead, Patrick Muldoon, Roark Critchlow The movie relates the life of a small Alden family which comprises a young mother Kathy (Holly Marie Combs), her husband Richard (Roark Critchlow) and their son Sam (Max Burkholder) who moved together to a new neighbourhood. After a wife is the victim of a violent crime, unknowingly the young couple moves into a state-of-the-art, gated community to escape the dangers of the outside world. They strike up a quick friendship with their recently-divorced next-door neighbour Caleb (Patrick Muldoon), who they quickly learn is not as good-natured and friendly as they thought, but a sociopath who becomes obsessed with Kathy.

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Soulmate is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Soulmate Audrey Barker moves to the countryside in a last effort to get back on her feet after the death of her husband. She soon realizes her new house is haunted, yet decides to stay.  Soulmate is a 2013 British horror film and the feature film directorial debut of Axelle Carolyn. The film had its world premiere on 18 October 2013 at the Sitges Film Festival in Spain. It stars ...more

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Kiss the Girls is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Kiss the Girls Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, Mena Suvari Kiss the Girls is a 1997 American psychological thriller film directed by Gary Fleder and starring Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, and Cary Elwes. The screenplay by David Klass is based on the ...more

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Color of Night is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Color of Night Bruce Willis, Lesley Ann Warren, Brad Dourif Color of Night is a 1994 American erotic mystery thriller film produced by Cinergi Pictures and released in the United States by Hollywood Pictures. Directed by Richard Rush, the film stars ...more

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Detour is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Detour Ann Savage, Tom Neal, Tim Ryan Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Detour is a 1945 film noir thriller that stars Tom Neal and Ann Savage. The film was adapted by Martin Goldsmith and Martin Mooney from Goldsmith's novel of the same name and was directed by ...more

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British Intelligence is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
British Intelligence Boris Karloff, Margaret Lindsay, Holmes Herbert British Intelligence is a 1940 spy film set in World War I. It was directed by Terry O. Morse and starred Boris Karloff and Margaret Lindsay. The film, also known as Enemy Agent, was released in ...more

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The Testament of Dr. Mabuse is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Testament of Dr. Mabuse Oscar Beregi, Sr., Rudolf Klein-Rogge The Testament of Dr. Mabuse is a 1933 German crime film directed by Fritz Lang. The movie is a sequel to Lang's silent film Dr. Mabuse the Gambler and features many cast and crew members from ...more

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Helpless is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Helpless Song Ha-yoon, Kim Min-hee, Duek-mun Choi Helpless is a 2012 South Korean psychological mystery/thriller written and directed by Byun Young-joo based on the bestselling novel All She Was Worth by Japanese writer Miyabe Miyuki. A man ...more

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Shaded Places is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Shaded Places Christina Applegate, Johnathon Schaech, Justin Lazard Nine best friends from high school are reunited 10 years later in a remote mountain cabin. They try to figure out why one of their friends and their hostess would invite them there and commit suicide. Starring Christina Applegate. Nine former schoolmates, staying at a secluded mountain cabin for a reunion, try to figure out why one of their friends and their hostess would invite them there and commit suicide which prompts ...more

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For Real is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
For Real Sarita Choudhury, Clifton Hyde, Sameer Dharmadhikari For Real is a 2009 drama film directed by Sona Jain.

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The Weight of Water is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Weight of Water Elizabeth Hurley, Sean Penn, Josh Lucas The Weight of Water is a 2000 French-American mystery thriller film based on Anita Shreve's 1997 novel of the same name. Directed by Kathryn Bigelow, the film stars Elizabeth Hurley, Catherine ...more

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The Woman in the Fifth is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Woman in the Fifth Ethan Hawke, Kristin Scott Thomas, Joanna Kulig The Woman in the Fifth is a 2011 French-British-Polish drama film directed and written by Paweł Pawlikowski. Adapted from Douglas Kennedy's 2007 novel of the same name, the film centers on a ...more

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Santa Sangre is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Santa Sangre Blanca Guerra, Guy Stockwell, Adan Jodorowsky Santa Sangre is a 1989 Mexican-Italian avant-garde Horror film directed by Alejandro Jodorowsky and written by Jodorowsky along with Claudio Argento and Roberto Leoni. Divided into both a ...more

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Road to Paloma is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Road to Paloma Sarah Shahi, Lisa Bonet, Jason Momoa Road to Paloma is a 2014 American drama thriller film directed, produced, co-written by and starring Jason Momoa. It co-stars Sarah Shahi, Lisa Bonet, Michael Raymond-James and Wes Studi. The ...more

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Diamond on Vinyl is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Diamond on Vinyl Jeff Doucette, Sonja Kinski, Brian McGuire Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Diamond on Vinyl is a 2013 drama mystery romance film written and directed by J.R. Hughto.

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Love Eternal is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Love Eternal Amanda Ryan, Pollyanna McIntosh, Robert de Hoog Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Love Eternal is a 2013 mystery drama film written and directed by Brendan Muldowney.

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Psycho Beach Party is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Psycho Beach Party Amy Adams, Kathleen Robertson, Lauren Ambrose Psycho Beach Party is a 2000 comedy horror film based on the off-Broadway play of the same name, directed by Robert Lee King. Charles Busch wrote both the original play and the screenplay. As ...more

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Intacto is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Intacto

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Locker 13 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Locker 13 Krista Allen, Tatyana Ali Locker 13 is a 2009 thriller film directed by Bruce Dellis, George Huang, Jason Marsden, Matthew Mebane, Adam Montierth, Donovan Montierth, and Rick Schroder. The story was written by John ...more

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Crawlspace is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Crawlspace Nicholas Bell, John Brumpton, Samuel Johnson A special forces unit sent to infiltrate a top secret underground military compound comes under attack from an unknown alien threat in this dazzling action thriller. Crawlspace is a 2012 Australian science fiction-action-horror film directed by Justin Dix. The script was co-written by Dix, co-star Eddie Baroo, and Adam Patrick Foster. A team of elite ...more

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Killer Legends is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Killer Legends Filmmakers Joshua Zeman and Rachel Mills embark on a dark journey as they investigate four of our most terrifying urban legends and the true crimes that may have inspired them. Killer Legends is a historical documentary film directed by Joshua Zeman.

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Naked Fear is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Naked Fear Joe Mantegna, Clark Sanchez, John Macho Diana, a new arrival to town soon finds out why a number of strippers have been disappearing, when a mysterious gun man kidnaps her and sets her free naked in the wild where she is forced to run for her life through the vast uninhabited regions of New Mexico while being pursued by a maniacal hunter. Naked Fear is a 2007 thriller film film directed by Thom Eberhardt. The plot revolves around a dancer who is lured to a strange town and thrown into a deadly game after being kidnapped by a ...more

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The Fields is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Fields Tara Reid, Cloris Leachman, Brian Anthony Wilson The Fields is a 2011 American suspense thriller directed by Tom Mattera and Dave Mazzoni. The film is touted as being based on true events. The film stars Cloris Leachman and Tara Reid. Filming ...more

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Dead Silence is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Dead Silence Riveting political thriller about a desperate race to save the only witness to a crime with ties to a sinister conspiracy.

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Black & White is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Black & White A rookie Los Angeles police officer, Chris O'Brien (Cochrane), is partnered with a hard-edged officer, Nora Hugosian (Gershon). They develop a relationship at the same time that Hugosian is suspected of being a serial killer that is roaming the city.

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Deadly Daycare is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Deadly Daycare Kayla Ewell, Christy Carlson Romano, Bryce Johnson After a few years of financial hardship, a young mother (RACHEL) decides to go back to work to help her ex-husband with the mounting bills. With no one to watch their 4-year-old daughter (MIA), the mother decides to enroll her into the local daycare center owned by a seemingly responsible older woman, BARBARA. After a few weeks of Mia's awkward behavior, Rachel concludes her daughter may be getting mistreated at the day care facility. Going on the offensive, Rachel decides to plant a hidden camera hoping to incriminate Gabby, one of the daycare teachers. Rachel's plan hits a snag when she learns Gabby is actually the victim of a car crash that Rachel was involved in years ago and Gabby's motives may be tied to the accident.

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Antichrist is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Antichrist Willem Dafoe, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Storm Acheche Sahlstrøm Antichrist is a 2009 Danish experimental horror film written and directed by Lars von Trier, starring Willem Dafoe and Charlotte Gainsbourg. It tells the story of a couple who, after the death ...more

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Don't Blink is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Don't Blink Mena Suvari, Joanne Kelly, Brian Austin Green Don't Blink is a 2011 Horror and Sci-fi film written and directed by Travis Oates.

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Black Widow is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Black Widow Rachel Hunter, Krista Allen, Traci Bingham Black Widow is a 2010 thriller film written and directed by Mark Roemmich.

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Angels of Darkness is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Angels of Darkness A woman and her father encounter a dark secret in a Hungarian town.

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Ask Me Anything is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Ask Me Anything A young woman blogs about her series of romantic misadventures.

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American Gigolo is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
American Gigolo Richard Gere, Lauren Hutton, Bill Duke Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial American Gigolo is a 1980 American crime drama film starring Richard Gere, written and directed by Paul Schrader. Schrader considers it one of four similar films, which he calls "double ...more

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El Eco del Miedo is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
El Eco del Miedo

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Tunnel Vision is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Tunnel Vision Ion Overman, Cristos, Scott Haze When a jury fails to convict the killer who murdered his family, one man descends into the deranged world of a sadistic predator to uncover the truth. Stars Cristos, Ion Overman, Scott Haze and ...more