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The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu 

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Updated July 29, 2020 738 votes 385 voters 27.9k views 16 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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Hollow in the Land is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Dianna Agron, Shawn Ashmore, Rachelle Leferve

Directed by: Scooter 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 ...more
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A Simple Favor is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, Henry Golding

Released: 2018

Directed by: Paul 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 ...more
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The Other Man is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Liam Neeson, Antonio Banderas, Laura Linney

Released: 2008

Directed by: Richard 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 ...more

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Don't Go is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
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The Clovehitch Killer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Dylan McDermott, Charlie Plummer, Samantha Mathis

Released: 2018

Directed by: Duncan 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 ...more

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The Overnight is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Joe Donley added Adam Scott, Taylor Schilling, R.J. Hermes

Released: 2015

Directed by: Patrick Brice

The Overnight is a 2015 American sex comedy film written and directed by Patrick Brice.
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The Limehouse Golem is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Limehouse Golem Bill Nighy, Olivia Cooke, Douglas Booth

Released: 2017

Directed by: Juan 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) ...more
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A Kind of Murder is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Patrick Wilson, Jessica Biel, Vincent Kartheiser

Directed by: Andy 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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2:22 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Joe Donley added 2:22 Michiel Huisman, Teresa Palmer, Sam Reid

Directed by: Paul 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 ...more
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A Quiet Place is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
John Krasinski, Emily Blunt, Noah Jupe

Released: 2018

Directed by: John 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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Gemini is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Lola Kirke, Zoë Kravitz, Greta Lee

Released: 2018

Directed by: Aaron 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 ...more
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Phoenix Forgotten is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Chelsea Lopez, Florence Hartigan, Justin Matthews

Released: 2017

Directed by: Justin 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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Spinning Man is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Guy Pearce, Pierce Brosnan, Minnie Driver

Released: 2018

Directed by: Simon 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, ...more
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Out of Blue is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Mamie Gummer, Patricia Clarkson, James Caan

Released: 2019

Directed by: Carol 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 ...more
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Killers Anonymous is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Joe Donley added Tommy Flanagan, Rhyon Nicole Brown, Jessica Alba

Released: 2019

Directed by: Martin 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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The Postcard Killings is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Mystery Movies Streaming on Hulu
Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Famke Janssen, Naomi Battrick

Released: 2020

Directed by: Dani 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