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The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu

Updated July 29, 2020 165 votes 416 voters 30.5k views16 items

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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    Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively


    Directed byPaul Feig

    A Simple Favor is a 2018 American mystery thriller film directed by Paul Feig, based on the novel by Darcey Bell. Stephanie (Anna Kendrick), a mommy vlogger, seeks to uncover the truth behind her...  more

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    Dylan McDermott, Charlie Plummer


    Directed byDuncan Skiles

    The Clovehitch Killer is a 2018 thriller film directed by Duncan Skiles. After Tyler (Charlie Plummer) finds incriminating evidence against his father (Dylan McDermott), their relationship follows an...  more

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    Dianna Agron, Shawn Ashmore

    Directed byScooter Corkle

    Hollow in the Land is a 2017 mystery thriller film directed by Scooter Corkle. With her father in jail and her mother having left when she was young, Alison Miller (Dianna Agron) must watch over her...  more
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    John Krasinski, Emily Blunt


    Directed byJohn Krasinski

    A Quiet Place is a 2018 American supernatural horror film directed by John Krasinski. A family living on a farm hides from a supernatural evil attracted to sound by avoiding making sound and...  more

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    Guy Pearce, Pierce Brosnan


    Directed bySimon Kaijser

    Spinning Man is a 2018 thriller film directed by Simon Kaijser, based on the novel by George Harrar. A happily married professor (Guy Pearce), known for having many affairs with students, becomes the...  more
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    Liam Neeson, Antonio Banderas


    Directed byRichard Eyre

    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 its...  more

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    Joe Donley addedAdam Scott, Taylor Schilling


    Directed byPatrick Brice

    The Overnight is a 2015 American sex comedy film directed by Patrick Brice. Alex, Emily, and their son, RJ, are new to Los Angeles. A chance meeting at the park introduces them to the mysterious...  more
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    Bill Nighy, Olivia Cooke


    Directed byJuan Carlos Medina

    The Limehouse Golem is a 2016 British horror-mystery film directed by Juan Carlos Medina, based on the 1994 novel by Peter Ackroyd. In Victorian London, a Scotland Yard inspector (Bill Nighy) hunts...  more
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    Patrick Wilson, Jessica Biel

    Directed byAndy Goddard

    A Kind of Murder is a 2016 American thriller film, directed by Andy Goddard from a screenplay by Susan Boyd. It is based upon the Patricia Highsmith novel The Blunderer. It stars Patrick Wilson,...  more
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    Joe Donley addedMichiel Huisman, Teresa Palmer


    Directed byPaul Currie

    2:22 is an American-Australian thriller film directed by Paul Currie and written by Nathan Parker and Todd Stein. It follows Dylan Branson, a man whose life is permanently derailed when an ominous...  more
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    Lola Kirke, Zoë Kravitz


    Directed byAaron Katz

    Gemini is a 2017 American mystery thriller film directed by Aaron Katz. A heinous crime tests the complex relationship between a tenacious personal assistant (Lola Kirke) and her Hollywood starlet...  more
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    Chelsea Lopez, Florence Hartigan


    Directed byJustin Barber

    Phoenix Forgotten is a 2017 American found footage science-fiction supernatural psychological horror film directed by Justin Barber. 20 years after three teenagers disappeared in the wake of...  more
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    Mamie Gummer, Patricia Clarkson


    Directed byCarol Morley

    Out of Blue is a 2019 American crime film directed by Carol Morley, based on the novel Night Train by Martin Amis. Detective Mike Hoolihan (Patricia Clarkson) is called to investigate the shooting of...  more
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    Joe Donley addedTommy Flanagan, Rhyon Nicole Brown


    Directed byMartin Owen

    Killers Anonymous is a 2019 American crime thriller film, directed by Martin Owen. Members of a support group for killers try to determine which of them is responsible for a recent assassination...  more
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    Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Famke Janssen


    Directed byDani Tanovic

    The Postcard Killings is a 2020 British-American thriller film directed by Danis Tanovic based on the novel by Liza Marklund and James Patterson. A New York Detective, Jacob Kanon (Jeffrey Dean...  more